Christopher House

Professor of Geosciences

Publication Tags

Methane Sediments Water Sulfates Gases Sedimentary Rocks Mars Carbonates Mass Spectrometry Dunes Carbon Sediment Crater Salts Temperature Sampling Biomass Nitrates Fluids Sulfate Oxidation Growth Sulfides Carbon Dioxide Analysis

Most Recent Papers

Late-stage diagenetic concretions in the Murray formation, Gale crater, Mars

Vivian Z. Sun, Kathryn M. Stack, Linda C. Kah, Lucy Thompson, Woodward Fischer, Amy J. Williams, Sarah S. Johnson, Roger C. Wiens, Rachel E. Kronyak, Marion Nachon, Christopher H. House, Scott VanBommel, 2019, Icarus on p. 866-890

Early Archean planktonic mode of life

Tomoki Kozawa, Kenichiro Sugitani, Dorothy Z. Oehler, Christopher H. House, Izumi Saito, Takeshi Watanabe, Toshiyuki Gotoh, 2019, Geobiology on p. 113-126

Biogeography of thermophiles and predominance of Thermus scotoductus in domestic water heaters

Regina L. Wilpiszeski, Zhidan Zhang, Christopher H. House, 2019, Extremophiles on p. 119-132

Background levels of methane in Mars' atmosphere show strong seasonal variations

Christopher R. Webster, Paul R. Mahaffy, Sushil K. Atreya, John E. Moores, Gregory J. Flesch, Charles Malespin, Christopher P. McKay, German Martinez, Christina L. Smith, Javier Martin-Torres, Javier Gomez-Elvira, Maria Paz Zorzano, Michael H. Wong, Melissa G. Trainer, Andrew Steele, Doug Archer, Brad Sutter, Patrice J. Coll, Caroline Freissinet, Pierre Yves Meslin, Raina V. Gough, Christopher H. House, Alexander Pavlov, Jennifer L. Eigenbrode, Daniel P. Glavin, John C. Pearson, Didier Keymeulen, Lance E. Christensen, Susanne P. Schwenzer, Rafael Navarro-Gonzalez, Jorge Pla-García, Scot C.R. Rafkin, Álvaro Vicente-Retortillo, Henrik Kahanpää, Daniel Viudez-Moreiras, Michael D. Smith, Ari Matti Harri, Maria Genzer, Donald M. Hassler, Mark Lemmon, Joy Crisp, Stanley P. Sander, Richard W. Zurek, Ashwin R. Vasavada, 2018, Science on p. 1093-1096

Desiccation cracks provide evidence of lake drying on Mars, Sutton Island member, Murray formation, Gale Crater

N. Stein, J. P. Grotzinger, J. Schieber, N. Mangold, B. Hallet, H. Newsom, K. M. Stack, J. A. Berger, L. Thompson, K. L. Siebach, A. Cousin, S. Le Mouélic, M. Minitti, D. Y. Sumner, C. Fedo, Christopher H. House, S. Gupta, A. R. Vasavada, R. Gellert, R. C. Wiens, J. Frydenvang, O. Forni, P. Y. Meslin, V. Payré, E. Dehouck, 2018, Geology on p. 515-518

Evolved gas analyses of sedimentary rocks and eolian sediment in Gale Crater, Mars

B. Sutter, A. C. McAdam, P. R. Mahaffy, D. W. Ming, K. S. Edgett, E. B. Rampe, J. L. Eigenbrode, H. B. Franz, C. Freissinet, J. P. Grotzinger, A. Steele, Christopher H. House, P. D. Archer, C. A. Malespin, R. Navarro-González, J. C. Stern, J. F. Bell, F. J. Calef, R. Gellert, D. P. Glavin, L. M. Thompson, A. S. Yen, 2017, Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets on p. 2574-2609

Coupling of anaerobic waste treatment to produce protein- and lipid-rich bacterial biomass

Lisa M. Steinberg, Rachel E. Kronyak, Christopher H. House, 2017, Life Sciences in Space Research on p. 32-42

Large sulfur isotope fractionations in Martian sediments at Gale crater

H. B. Franz, A. C. McAdam, D. W. Ming, C. Freissinet, P. R. Mahaffy, D. L. Eldridge, W. W. Fischer, J. P. Grotzinger, Christopher H. House, J. A. Hurowitz, S. M. McLennan, S. P. Schwenzer, D. T. Vaniman, P. D. Archer, S. K. Atreya, P. G. Conrad, J. W. Dottin, J. L. Eigenbrode, K. A. Farley, D. P. Glavin, S. S. Johnson, C. A. Knudson, R. V. Morris, R. Navarro-González, A. A. Pavlov, R. Plummer, E. B. Rampe, J. C. Stern, A. Steele, R. E. Summons, B. Sutter, 2017, Nature Geoscience on p. 658-662

Large and robust lenticular microorganisms on the young Earth

Dorothy Z. Oehler, Maud M. Walsh, Kenichiro Sugitani, Ming Chang Liu, Christopher H. House, 2017, Precambrian Research on p. 112-119

Spontaneous Oligomerization of Nucleotide Alternatives in Aqueous Solutions

Karen E. Smith, Christopher H. House, Jason P. Dworkin, Michael P. Callahan, 2017, Origins of Life and Evolution of Biospheres on p. 3-11

High-Impact Papers

Manganese- and iron-dependent marine methane oxidation

Emily J. Beal, Christopher H. House, Victoria J. Orphan, 2009, Science on p. 184-187

Carbonaceous meteorites contain a wide range of extraterrestrial nucleobases

Michael P. Callahan, Karen E. Smith, H. James Cleaves, Josef Ruzicka, Jennifer C. Stern, Daniel P. Glavin, Christopher H. House, Jason P. Dworkin, 2011, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 13995-13998

A biomarker based on the stable isotopes of nickel

Vyllinniskii Cameron, Derek Vance, Corey Archer, Christopher H. House, 2009, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 10944-10948

Patterns of <sup>15</sup>N assimilation and growth of methanotrophic ANME-2 archaea and sulfate-reducing bacteria within structured syntrophic consortia revealed by FISH-SIMS

Victoria J. Orphan, Kendra A. Turk, Abigail M. Green, Christopher H. House, 2009, Environmental Microbiology on p. 1777-1791

Geobiological investigations using secondary ion mass spectrometry

V. J. Orphan, Christopher H. House, 2009, Geobiology on p. 360-372

IODP expedition 331

Ken Takai, Michael J. Mottl, Simon H.H. Nielsen, J. L. Birrien, S. Bowden, L. Brandt, A. Breuker, J. C. Corona, S. Eckert, H. Hartnett, S. P. Hollis, Christopher H. House, A. Ijiri, J. Ishibashi, Y. Masaki, S. McAllister, J. McManus, C. Moyer, M. Nishizawa, T. Noguchi, T. Nunoura, G. Southam, K. Yanagawa, S. Yang, C. Yeats, 2012, Scientific Drilling on p. 19-27

Metagenomics of the subsurface Brazos-Trinity Basin (IODP site 1320)

Jennifer F. Biddle, James Robert White, Andreas P. Teske, Christopher H. House, 2011, ISME Journal on p. 1038-1047

High rates of anaerobic methanotrophy at low sulfate concentrations with implications for past and present methane levels

E. J. Beal, M. W. Claire, Christopher H. House, 2011, Geobiology on p. 131-139

Evolved gas analyses of sedimentary rocks and eolian sediment in Gale Crater, Mars

B. Sutter, A. C. McAdam, P. R. Mahaffy, D. W. Ming, K. S. Edgett, E. B. Rampe, J. L. Eigenbrode, H. B. Franz, C. Freissinet, J. P. Grotzinger, A. Steele, Christopher H. House, P. D. Archer, C. A. Malespin, R. Navarro-González, J. C. Stern, J. F. Bell, F. J. Calef, R. Gellert, D. P. Glavin, L. M. Thompson, A. S. Yen, 2017, Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets on p. 2574-2609

Extensive carbon isotopic heterogeneity among methane seep microbiota

Christopher H. House, Victoria J. Orphan, Kendra A. Turk, Burt Thomas, Annelie Pernthaler, Jennifer M. Vrentas, Samantha B. Joye, 2009, Environmental microbiology on p. 2207-2215