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Cassandra Marion

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Thesis Title

Impact-induced melting and hydrothermal mineralization

Publications

Journal Publications

Young K.E., Mercer C.M., Hodges K.V., Matthijs V.C., Wartho J., Osinski G.R. and Marion C.L. (in review) Geochronology and Thermochronology of the Mistastin Lake Impact Structure, Labrador, Canada. Meteoritics and Planetary Science.

Zylberman W., Quesnel Y., Rochette P.,Osinski G.R., Marion C., Gattaccecca J. Hydrothermally enhanced magnetization at the center of the Haughton impact structure? (2017) Meteoritics & Planetary Science 52 (10):2147-2165.

Greenberger R.N., Mustard J.F., Osinski G.R., Tornabene L.L., Pontefract A., Marion C.L., Flemming R.L., Wilson J.H. and Cloutis E.A. Hyperspectral mapping of alteration assemblages within a hydrothermal vug at the Haughton impact structure, Canada. (2016) Meteoritics & Planetary Sceince. 51(12): 2274-2292.

Marion C.L., Sylvester P.J. and Leitch A.M. (accepted) Vesicularity and distribution of impact melt at Mistastin Lake crater, Labrador, Canada. Meteoritics and Planetary Science.

Antonenko I., Osinski, G.R., Battler M., Beauchamp M., Cupelli L., Chanou A., Francis R., Mader M.M., Marion C., McCullough E., Preston L.J., Shankar B., Unrau T., and Veillette D. 2012. Issues of Geologically-Focused Situational Awareness in Robotic Planetary Missions: Lessons from an Analogue Mission at Mistastin Lake Impact Structure, Labrador, Canada. Advances in Space Research. 52 (2): 272-284.

Moores J.E., Francis R. Mader, M., Osinski G.R., Barfoot T., Barry N., Beauchamp M.,Blain S., Bondy M., Capiratn R-D., Chanou A., Clayton J., Cloutis, E., Daly M., Dickinson C., Dong H., Flemming R., Furgale P., Gammel J., Ghafoor N., Hussein M., Grieve R., Henrys H., Jaziobedski P., Lambert A., Leung K., Marion C., McCullough E., McManus C., Neish C.D., Ng H.K., Ozaruk A., Pickersgill A., Preston L.J., Redman D., Sapers H., Shankar B., Singleton A., Souders K., Stenning B., Stooke P., Sylvester P., Tornabene L. (2012) A Mission Control Architecture for robotic lunar sample return as field tested in an analogue deployment to the Sudbury impact structure. Advances in Space Research 50: 12: 1666-1686.

Marion C.L. and Sylvester P.J. 2010. Composition and heterogeneity of anorthositic impact melt at Mistastin lake crater, Labrador. Planetary and Space Science 58: 552-573.

Osinski G. R., Grieve R. A. F., Collins G. S., Marion C., and Sylvester P. 2008. The effect of target lithology on the products of impact melting. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 43:12:1939–1954.

Hervé G., Gilder S.A, Marion C.L., Osinski G.R., Pohl J., Peterson N., Sylvester P.J. (2015) Paleomagnetic and rock magnetic study of the Mistastin Lake impact structure (Labrador, Canada): Implications for geomagnetic perturbation and shock effects. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 417: 151-163.

Book Chapters

Osinski G. R., Grieve R. A. F., Marion C., and Chanou A. 2012. Impact melt rocks and glasses. In: Impact Cratering: Processes and Products (Eds. Osinski G. R. and Pierazzo E.). Wiley Blackwell: Oxford. pp. 125–145.

Recent Abstracts

Conference Presentations & Abstracts

(*denotes speaker)

*Marion C.L., Osinski G.R., Linnen R.L., Zylberman W., Rochette P., Grieve R.A.F., Quesnel Y., Gattacceca J. A crystalline impact melt in drill core, Haughton Impact Structure? Women in Planetary Science and Exploration, Toronto, 2018.

*Marion C.L., Osinski G.R., Linnen R.L., Zylberman W., Rochette P., Grieve R.A.F., Quesnel Y., Gattacceca J. Textural evidence for impact melt in drill core at the Haughton Impact Structure, Nunavut, Canada. (abstract #2173) 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2016.

Greenberger R.N., Mustard J.F., Osinski G.R., Tornabene L.L., Pontefract A., Marion C.L., Flemming R.L., Wilson J.H. and Cloutis E.A. Hyperspectral mapping of a hydrothermal vug and its weathering products at the Haughton impact structure. (abstract #268236) Geological Society of America Conference, Baltimore, Maryland 2015.

Greenberger R.N., Mustard J.F., Osinski G.R., Tornabene L.L., Pontefract A., Marion C.L., Flemming R.L., Wilson J.H. and Cloutis E.A. Hydrothermal formation and oxidation of a calcite-marcasite vug at the Haughton impact structure: mapping of alteration assemblages with hyperspectral imaging. (abstract #2267) 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, Texas, March 2015.

Craig M.A., Osinski G.R., Flemming R.L. Cloutis E.A., Horgan B., Tornabene L.L., Izawa R.M., SApers H.M., Marion C.L., Applin D.M., Mann P., Stromberg J. Near-Infrared sprectra of glassy impactites from terrestrial impact structures. (abstract# 2417) 45th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, Texas, March 2014.

Tornabene L.L., Osinski G.R., Greenberger R.N., Bishop J.L., Cloutis E.A., Marion, C.L., Mustard J.F., Pontefract A., Ramsey M.S. The pre-, syn- and post-impact origin of hydrated phases: a case study based on the remote sensing and ground-truth at the Haughton impact structure, Nunavut, Canada. (abstract #2710) 45th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, Texas, March 2014.

Greenberger R.N., Mustard J.F., Osinski G.R., Tornabene L.L., Marion C.L., Pontefract A. and Cloutis E.A. 2014. Spectral mapping of alteration phases within a hydrothermal vug at the Haughton impact structure. (abstract #1923) 45th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, Texas, March 2014.

Hervé G., Gilder S., Marion C.L. Pohl J., Sylvester P.J. and Osinski G.R. 2014. Rock magnetism and paleomagnetism of Mistastin impact crater, Labrador, Canada. Geophysical Research abstracts - EGU General Assembly 2014, Vienna, Austria.

Young K.E., Hodges K.V., van Soest M.C., Wartho J-A., Mercer C.M., Osinski G.R., Marion C.L. 2013. Geochronology and Thermochronology of the Mistastin Lake Structure, Labrador, Canada. American Geophysical Union Meeting, San Francisco, USA.

*Marion C.L., Osinski G.R., Grieve R.A.F., Bailey J., Péntek A., Smith D. and Clayton J. 2013. Mapping Sudbury Breccia in the North Range Footwall, Sudbury Impact Structure, Canada. Large Meteorite Impacts and Planetary Evolution V, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada.

Mader M.M., Marion C.L., Osinski G.R.O., Pickersgill A., Singleton A. and Tornabene, L.L. 2013. A Systematic multi-year Field Campaign at the Mistastin Lake Impact Structure, Labrador. Large Meteorite Impacts and Planetary Evolution V, Sudbury, Canada.

Osinski G. R., Ferrière L., Kring D., Anders D.,  Armstrong K., Baker D., Bamberg M., Beddingfield C., Gaither T., Harrison T., Huber M., Hurwitz D., Jaret S., Kramer G., Kuriyama Y., Lucas M., Marion C.L., Mercer C., Mount C., Neish C., Nuhn A., Ostrach L., Pickersgill A., Pilles E., Potter R., Ryan A., Sharp M., Swartz N., Thomson O., Veto M., Wielicki M., Wright S., Zanetti M. 2013. Revisiting the Distribution of Shatter Cones at the Sudbury Impact Structure, Canada. Large Meteorite Impacts and Planetary Evolution V, Sudbury, Canada.

Osinksi G.R. Francis R. Jansen J., Marion C.L., Pickersgill A.E., Tornabene L.L. 2013. Structural Mapping of the Tunnunik Impact Structure, NWT, Canada: Insights in to Central Uplift Formation. Large Meteorite Impacts and Planetary Evolution V, Sudbury, Canada.

*Marion C.L., Osinski G.R., Linnen R.L. 2013. Hydrothermal Mineralization at the Prince Albert Impact Structure, Victoria Island, Canada.GACMAC Winnipeg, Canada.

*Craig, M. A. Flemming, R. L., Osinski, G. R., Cloutis, E. A., Anderson, J., Izawa, M. R. M., Sapers, H. M.and Marion, C. L. 2013. XRD Patterns of glassy Impactites: Correlating Composition and origin via cluster analysis and implications for Mars.

*Marion C.L., Osinski G.R., Linnen R.L. 2013. Characterization of hydrothermal mineralization at the Prince Albert impact structure, Victoria Island, Canada. (abstract #1635) 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, Texas, March 2013.

*Osinski G.R., Abou-Aly S., Francis R., Hansen J., Marion C.L. and Pickersgill A.E. (2013) The Prince Albert impact structure, NWT Canada: 1 New 28-km diameter complex impact structure. (abstract #2099) 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, Texas, March 2013.

*Craig M.A., Flemming R.L., Osinski G.R., Cloutis E.A., Anderson J., Izawa M.R.M., and Marion C.L. (2013) XRD patterns of glassy impactites: amorphous curve fitting and composition determination with implications for Mars (abstract #2319) 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, Taxas, March 2013.

*Marion C.L., Osinski G.R., Pickersgill A.E., Francis R., Abou-Aly S. and Hansen J. (2012) Prince Albert: A newly discovered impact structure on Victoria Island, Canadian High Arctic. Canadian Space Summit, London, Ontario. (abstract)

*Marion C. L., Osinski G. R., Abou-Aly S., Antonenko I., Barfoot T., Barry N., Bassi A., Battler M., Beauchamp M., Bondy M., Blain S., Capitan R., Cloutis E., Cupelli L., Chanou A., Clayton J., Daly M., Dong H., Ferrière L., Flemming R., Flynn L., Francis R., Furgale P., Gammell J., Garbino A., Ghafoor N., Grieve R. A. F., Hodges K., Hussein M., Jasiobedzki P., Jolliff B. L., Kerrigan M C., Lambert A., Leung K., Mader M. M., McCullough E., McManus C., Moores J., Ng H.K., Otto C., Ozaruk A., Pickersgill A. E., Pontefract A., Preston L. J., Redman D., Sapers H., Shankar B., Shaver C., Singleton A., Souders K., Stenning B., Stooke P., Sylvester P., Tripp J., Tornabene L. L., Unrau T., Veillette D., Young K., Zanetti M. 2012. A Series of robotic and human analogue missions in support of lunar sample return (abstract #2333). 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Houston, Texas, March 2012.

*Kerrigan M. C., Shankar B., Marion C., Francis R., Pickersgill A., Osinski G. R. and the ILSR Team. 2012 Real-time mission control tracking of astronaut positions during analogue missions. 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Houston, Texas, March 2012.

Pontefract A., *Marion C. Osinski G.R., Francis R., Pickersgill A.E., Tornabene L.L. and the Kamestastin Analogue Mission Team. 2012. Use of portable XRF and Raman for in situ analyses in manned planetary investigations: Lessons learned from the Kamestastin lunar analogue mission. (abstract 2086). 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Houston, Texas, March 2012.

*Pickersgill A. E., Osinski G. R., Beauchamp M., Marion C., Mader M. M., Francis R., McCullough E., Shankar B., Barfoot T., Bondy M., Chanou A., Daly M., Dong H., Furgale P., Gammell J., Ghafoor N., Hussein M., Jasiobedzki P., Lambert A., Leung K., McManus C., Ng H. K., Pontefract A., Stenning B., Tornabene L. L., Tripp J., and the ILSR Team. 2012. Scientific Instrumentation for a Lunar Sample Return Analogue Mission (abstract #2657). 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Houston, Texas, March 2012.

*Stenning, B.; Osinski, G.; Barfoot, T.; Basic, G.; Beauchamp, M.; Daly, M.; Francis, R.; Gammell, J.; Ghafoor, N.; Jasiobedzki, P.; Lambert, A.; Leung, K.; Mader, M.; Marion, C.; McCullough, E.; McManus, C.; Moores, J.; Preston, L. 2012. Planetary surface exploration using a network of reusable paths: a paradigm for parallel science investigations, in International Symposium on Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, and Automation in Space, Turin, Italy, 4-6 September 2012.

*Stenning, B.; Osinski, G.; Barfoot, T.; Basic., G.; Beauchamp, M.; Daly, M.; Dong, H.; Francis, R.; Furgale, P.; Gammell, J.; Ghafoor, N.; Jasiobedzki, P.; Lambert, A.; Leung, K.; Mader,  M.;  Marion,  C.;  McCullough,  E.;  McManus,  C.;  Moores,  J.;  Preston,  L. 2012. Planetary surface exploration using a network of reusable paths, in 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Texas, 19-23 March, 2012

*Chanou A., Tornabene L. L., Osinski G. R., Zanetti M., Pickersgill A. E., Shankar B., Marion C., Mader M. M., Souders K. A., Sylvester P., Jolliff B. L., Shaver C., and the KRASH science and operations teams 2012. Impact Melt-Pond Scenario Tested During the KRASH 2011 Analogue Mission at Kamestastin Impact Structure (abstract #2580). 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Houston, Texas, March 2012.

*Mader M. M., McCullough E., Beauchamp M., Clayton J., Marion C. L., Moores J., Pickersgill A. E., Preston L. J., Shankar B., Osinski G. R., and ILSR team. 2012. Science data management during real-time geological lunar analogue missions to the Sudbury and Mistastin Lake impact structures: Recommendations for future ground data systems (abstract #1842). 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Houston, Texas, March 2012.

*Shankar B., Osinski G. R., Abou-Aly S., Beauchamp M., Blain S., Chanou A., Clayton J., Francis R., Kerrigan M., Mader M. M., Marion C., McCullough E., Moores J. E., Pickersgill A. E., Pontefract A., Preston L. J., and Tornabene L. L. 2012. Lunar Analogue Mission: Overview of the site selection and traverse planning process for a human sortie mission at the Mistastin Lake Impact Structure, Labrador, Canada (abstract #1143). 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Houston, Texas, March 2012.

Tornabene L. L., Osinski G.R., Mader M., Chanou, A., Francis R., Jolliff, B. L., Marion, C., McCullough E., Pickersgill A. E., Sapers, H., Souders, K., Sylvester, P.,Young, K., Zanetti, M. and KRASH Team. Utility of remote sensing, robotic precursor data and a focused science hypothesis for a follow-on human exploration lunar analogue mission at the Mistastin Lake (Kamestastin) impact structure (abstract #2390). 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Houston, Texas, March 2012.

*Marion C., Osinski G.R., Antonenko I., Barfoot T., Battler M., Beauchamp M., Cloutis E., Cupelli L., Chanou A., Daly M., Ferrière L., Flemming R., Francis R., Ghafoor N., Grieve R.A.F., Hodges K., Hussein M., Jolliff B.L., Mader M., McCullough E., Otto C., Preston L., Redman D., Shankar B., Singleton A., Stooke P., Sylvester P., Tornabene L.L., Unrau T., Veillette D. 2011. A lunar analogue mission: sample return to the south pole-Aitken basin (abstract #2515) 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Houston, Texas, March 2011.

*Mader, M., Osinski G.R. and Marion C. 2011. Impact Ejecta at the Mistastin Lake Impact Structure, Labrador, Canada (abstract #2505) 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Houston, Texas, March 2011.

*Beauchamp M., Osinski G. R., Unrau T., Marion C., Mader M., Antonenko I., Barfoot T. 2011. Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) Investigations of the Mistastin Lake Impact Structure: A Case for GPR on the Moon. (abstract #2147) 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Houston, Texas, March 2011.

*Antonenko I., Mader M., Osinski G.R., Battler M., Beauchamp M., Cupelli L., Chanou A., Francis R., Marion C., McCullough E., Pickersgill A., Preston L., Shankar B., Unrau T., Veillette D. 2011. (abstract #2576) Issues of Geo-focused Situational Awareness in Robotic Planetary Missions: Lessons from an Analogue Mission at Mistastin Lake Impact Structure, Labrador, Canada. 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Houston, Texas, March 2011.

*Shankar B., Antonenko I., Osinski G.R., Mader M., Preston L., Battler M., Beauchamp M., Chanou A., Cupelli L., Francis R., Marion C., McCullough E., Pickersgill A., Unrau T., Veillette D. 2011. Lunar Analogue Mission: Overview of the Site Selection Process at Mistastin Lake Impact Structure, Labrador, Canada. (abstract #2594) 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Houston, Texas, March 2011.

Osinski G.R., *Henry H., Mader M., Thomson L., Gilbert A., Marion C., Papadimos A., and Brown P. 2011. Collaborative planetary science outreach strategies: a Canadian perspective. (abstract#2442) 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. Houston, Texas, March 2011.

*Marion, C. and Osinski, G.R. 2010. An investigation in the presence of pseudotachylytes at the Mistastin Lake Crater, Labrador. GeoCanada 2010, Calgary.

*Mader, M., Osinski, G.R., Marion, C. and Sylvester, P. 2010. Mistastin Lake crater, Labrador, as a Lunar Analogue Site. GeoCanada 2010, Calgary.

*Cloutis, E.A., Osinski G.R and Marion C. 2008. Applications of Reflectance Spectroscopy to Cratering Studies. GAC-MAC abstracts, Quebec City, Canada.

Marion, C., *Sylvester, P.J., Leitch, A. 2007 Variable Thickness of the Impact Melt Sheet at Mistastin Lake Crater, Northern Labrador. GSA Abstracts with Programs 39:6.

*Marion, C., Sylvester, P.J., Tubrett, M., Shaffer, M. 2007. Microbeam-based analytical approach to define melt composition and identify target rocks in impact melt sheets: an analogue study from the Mistastin Lake impact crater, Labrador. 58th International Astronautical Congress, Hyderabad, India.

*Marion, C., Sylvester, P.J., Tubrett, M., Shaffer, M. 2007. Microbeam-based analytical approach to define melt composition and identify target rocks in impact melt sheets: an analogue study from the Mistastin Lake impact crater, Labrador. GAC-MAC, Yellowknife, Canada.

*Marion, C., Sylvester, P.J., Leitch, A. 2007. Geology of the Mistastin Lake Impact Crater, Northern Labrador. CSA’s Canadian Analogue Research Network Workshop, Hamilton, Ontario.

Marion, C., *Sylvester, P. and Leitch, A. 2007. Variable thickness of the impact melt sheet at Mistastin Lake Crater, Northern Labrador, GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado.

 

Degrees Obtained

Degrees Obtained

M.Sc. (2009) Earth Sciences
(Geochemistry and Planetary Geology)
Memorial University of Newfoundland  
Thesis: Geology, distribution and geochemistry of impact melt at Mistastin Lake impact crater, Labrador.

Honours B.Sc. (2005) Geology
University of Ottawa
Thesis: Architecture and Sedimentology of a Channel and Slide Complex in the Neoproterozoic Isaac Formation, British Columbia.