Peer-Reviewed Publications

Chang’e-5 Mission

  • Qian, Y., Xiao, L., Head, J. W., van der Bogert, C. H., Hiesinger, H., & Wilson, L., (2021). Young lunar mare basalts in the Chang’e-5 sample return region, northern Oceanus Procellarum. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 555, 116702.
  • Meng, Z., Lei, J., Qian, Y., Xiao, L., Head, J.W., Chen, S., Cheng, W., Shi, J., Ping, J., Kang, Z., (2020). Thermophysical Features of the Rümker Region in Northern Oceanus Procellarum: Insights from CE-2 CELMS Data. Remote Sensing, 12, 3272.
  • Qian, Y., Xiao, L., Yin, S., Zhang, M., Zhao, S., Pang, Y., Wang, J., Wang, G., Head, J. W., (2020). The regolith properties of the Chang’e-5 landing region and the ground drilling experiments using lunar regolith simulants. Icarus, 337, 1135008.
  • Qian, Y. Q., Xiao, L., Zhao, S. Y., Zhao, J. N., Huang, J., Flahaut, J., Martinot, M., Head, J. W., Hiesinger, H., Wang, G. X., (2018). Geology and Scientific Significance of the Rümker Region in Northern Oceanus Procellarum: China’s Chang’E-5 Landing Region. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 123(6), 1407-1430.

Chang’e-4 Mission

  • Huang, J., Xiao, Z., Xiao, L., Horgan, B., Hu, X., Lucey, P., Xiao, X., Zhao, S., Qian, Y., Zhang, H., Li, C., Xu, R., He, Z., Yang, J., Xue, B., He, Q., Zhong, J., Lin, H., Huang, C., Xie, J., (2020). Diverse rock types detected in the lunar South Pole–Aitken Basin by the Chang’E-4 lunar mission. Geology, 48, 723–727.

Conference Proceedings (Selected)

  1. Qian, Y., Xiao, L., Head, J. W., 2020. The Young Mare Basalts in Chang’E 5 Mission Landing Region, Northern Oceanus Procellarum. 51st Lunar Planet. Sci. Conf., Abstract #1459.
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