Publications Astro Bio

Publications in the area of Astrobiology

 

  1. Steele, Edward J and Al-Mufti, Shirwan and Augustyn, Kenneth A and Chandrajith, Rohana and Coghlan, John P and Coulson, S G and Ghosh, Sudipto and Gillman, Mark and Gorczynski, Reginald M and Klyce, Brig and Louis, Godfrey and Mahanama, Kithsiri and Oliver, Keith R and Padron, Julio and Qu, Jiangwen and Schuster, John A and Smith, W E and Snyder, Duane P and Steele, Julian A and Stewart, Brent J and Temple, Robert and Tokoro, Gensuke and Tout, Christopher A and Unzicker, Alexander and Wainwright, Milton and Wallis, Jamie and Wallis, Daryl H and Wallis, Max K and Wetherall, John and Wickramasinghe, D T and Wickramasinghe, J T and Wickramasinghe, N Chandra and Liu, Yongsheng, Cause of Cambrian Explosion - Terrestrial or Cosmic?, Progress in Biophysics and Molecular Biology, 2018, doi: 10.1016/j.pbiomolbio.2018.03.004
  2. A. S. Kumar, N. C. Wickramasinghe, and G. Louis, “A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF TRENTEPOHLIA AND RED RAIN CELLS,” Int. J. Recent Sci. Res., vol. 4, no. 8, pp. 1205–1209, 2013; [Full text PDF at Journal site].
  3. Godfrey Louis and A. Santhosh Kumar " Autofluorescence characteristics of the red rain cells ", Proc. SPIE 8865, Instruments, Methods, and Missions for Astrobiology XVI, p. 88650I (2013); doi:10.1117/12.2024366
  4. R. Gangappa, C. Wickramasinghe, M. Wainwright, A. S. Kumar, and G. Louis, “Growth and replication of red rain cells at 121[degree]C and their red fluorescence,” in Instruments, Methods, and Missions for Astrobiology XIII, 2010, vol. 7819, no. 1, p. 78190N–11; doi: 10.1117/12.876393
  5. G. Louis and A. S. Kumar, “Growth characteristics of red rain microbes at temperatures below 100 deg C,” in Instruments, Methods, and Missions for Astrobiology XIII, 2010, vol. 7819, no. 1, p. 78190R–9; doi: 10.1117/12.860807
  6. A. S. Kumar and G. Louis, “An optical spectroscopic study correlating the yellow rain and cultured red rain microbes,” in Instruments and Methods for Astrobiology and Planetary Missions XII, 2009, vol. 7441, no. 1, p. 74410N–6; doi: 10.1117/12.826780
  7. G. Louis and A. S. Kumar, “Unusual autofluorescence characteristic of cultured red-rain cells,” in Instruments, Methods, and Missions for Astrobiology XI, 2008, vol. 7097, no. 1, pp. 709712–9; doi: 10.1117/12.794041
  8. G. Louis and A. S. Kumar, “The Red Rain Phenomenon of Kerala and its Possible Extraterrestrial Origin,” Astrophys. Space Sci., vol. 302, no. 1–4, pp. 175–187, Apr. 2006; doi: 10.1007/s10509-005-9025-4 ; [Full text PDF in arxiv.org].
  9. G. Louis and A. S. Kumar, “New biology of red rain extremophiles prove cometary panspermia,” eprint arXiv:astro-ph/0312639, pp. 1–17, Dec. 2003; [Full text PDF in arxiv.org].
  10. G. Louis and A. S. Kumar, “Cometary panspermia explains the red rain of Kerala,” eprint arXiv:astro-ph/0310120, pp. 1–20, Oct. 2003; [Full text PDF in arxiv.org]