Astrochemistry Publications from 2008
(abstract links go to journal pages; abbreviations are expanded on the JOURNALS link page)

Recent Additions
Published in December 2008

"Synthesis of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Acetylene Polymers in Ice: A Prebiotic Scenario." C. Menor-Salván, M. Ruiz-Bermejo, S. Osuna-Esteban, G. Muñoz-Caro, and S. Veintemillas-Verdaguer. Chemistry & Biodiversity 5, 2729-2739 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Theoretical Investigation on the Stability of Ionic Formic Acid Clusters." L. Baptista, D. P. P. Andrade, A. Braga Rocha, M. L. M. Rocco, H. M. Boechat-Roberty, E. F. da Silveira, E. Clemente da Silva, and G. Arbilla. J Chem Phys A 112, 13382-13392 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Ice surface reactions: A key to chemical evolution in space." N. Watanabe and A. Kouchi. Prog Surf Scie 83, 439-489 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Extended negative glow and 'hollow anode' discharges for submillimeter-wave observation of CN-, C2H-, and C4H-." T. Amano. J Chem Phys 129, 244305 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Pathways and reduced-dimension five-dimensional potential energy surface for the reactions H3++CO→H2+HCO+ and H3++CO→H2+HOC+." H. Li, T. Hirano, T. Amano, and R. J. Le Roy. J Chem Phys 129, 244306 (2008). ABSTRACT

"First observations of SO2 above Venus' clouds by means of Solar Occultation in the Infrared." D. Belyaev, O. Korablev, A. Fedorova, J.-L. Bertaux, A.-C. Vandaele, F. Montmessin, A. Mahieux, V. Wilquet, and R. Drummond. J Geophys Res Planets 113, E00B25 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Vibrational energy levels of CH5+." X.-G. Wang and T. Carrington, Jr. J Chem Phys 129, 234102 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Composition of the Venus mesosphere measured by Solar Occultation at Infrared on board Venus Express." A. C. Vandaele, M. De Mazière, R. Drummond, A. Mahieux, E. Neefs, V. Wilquet, O. Korablev, A. Fedorova, D. Belyaev, F. Montmessin, and J.-L. Bertaux. J Geophys Res Planets 113, E00B23 (2008). ABSTRACT

"HDO and H2O vertical distributions and isotopic ratio in the Venus mesosphere by Solar Occultation at Infrared spectrometer on board Venus Express." A. Fedorova, O. Korablev, A.-C. Vandaele, J.-L. Bertaux, D. Belyaev, A. Mahieux, E. Neefs, W. V. Wilquet, R. Drummond, F. Montmessin, and E. Villard. J Geophys Res Planets 113, E00B22 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Laboratory Observation of the Rotational Spectrum of a C4 Sugar, 1,4-Anhydroerythritol." B. M. Giuliano, S. Blanco, S. Melandri, and W. Caminati. ApJS 179, 355-359 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Nonadiabatic dissociation dynamics in H2O: Competition between rotationally and nonrotationally mediated pathways." K. Yuan, Y. Cheng, L. Cheng, Q. Guo, D. Dai, X. Wang, X. Yang, and R. N. Dixon. Proc Nat Acad Sci 105, 19148-19153 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Strong water absorption in the dayside emission spectrum of the planet HD 189733b." C. J. Grillmair, A. Burrows, D. Charbonneau, L. Armus, J. Stauffer, V. Meadows, J. van Cleve, K. von Braun, and D. Levine. Nature 456, 767-769 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Quantum dynamics of the O+OH→H+O2 reaction at low temperatures." G. Quéméner, N. Balakrishnan, and B. K. Kendrick. J Chem Phys 129, 224309 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Theoretical study of unimolecular decomposition of allene cations." A. M. Mebel and A. D. Bandrauk. J Chem Phys 129, 224311 (2008). ABSTRACT

"An accurate global potential energy surface, dipole moment surface, and rovibrational frequencies for NH3." X. Huang, D. W. Schwenke, and T. J. Lee. J Chem Phys 129, 214304 (2008). ABSTRACT

"On the chemistry and distribution of HOC+ in M82. More evidence for extensive PDRs." A. Fuente, S. García-Burillo, A. Usero, M. Gerin, R. Neri, A. Faure, J. Le Bourlot, M. González-García, J. R. Rizzo, T. Alonso-Albi, and J. Tennyson. A&A 492, 675-684 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Survey of ortho-H2D+ (11,0-11,1) in dense cloud cores." P. Caselli, C. Vastel, C. Ceccarelli, F. F. S. van der Tak, A. Crapsi, and A. Bacmann. A&A 492, 703-718 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Carbamic acid and carbamate formation in NH3:CO2 ices - UV irradiation versus thermal processes." J. B. Bossa, P. Theulé, F. Duvernay, F. Borget, and T. Chiavassa. A&A 492, 719-724 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Submillimeter water and ammonia absorption by the peculiar z0.89 interstellar medium in the gravitational lens of the PKS 1830-211 system." K. M. Menten, R. Güsten, S. Leurini, S. Thorwirth, C. Henkel, B. Klein, C. L. Carilli, and M. J. Reid. A&A 492, 725-730 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A CO J = 1-0 survey of common optical/uv absorption sightlines." H. S. Liszt. A&A 492, 743-755 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Accurate rest frequencies for the submillimetre-wave lines of C3O in ground and vibrationally excited states below 400 cm-1." L. Bizzocchi, C. Degli Esposti, and L. Dore. A&A 492, 875-881 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A Theoretical Study of the Cyclization Processes of Energized CCCSi and CCCP." M. J. Maclean, P. C. H. Eichinger, T. Wang, M. Fitzgerald, and J. H. Bowie. J Phys Chem A 112, 12714-12720 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Ab initio treatment of charge transfer in CS+ molecular system." M.-C. Bacchus-Montabonel and D. Talbi. Chem Phys Lett 467, 28-31 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Titan's winter polar vortex structure revealed by chemical tracers." N. A. Teanby, R. de Kok, P. G. J. Irwin, S. Osprey, S. Vinatier, P. J. Gierasch, P. L. Read, F. M. Flasar, B. J. Conrath, R. K. Achterberg, B. Bézard, C. A. Nixon, and S. B. Calcutt. J Geophys Res Planets 113, E12003 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Molecules in the disk orbiting the twin young suns of V4046 Sagittarii." J. H. Kastner, B. Zuckerman, P. Hily-Blant, and T. Forveille. A&A 492, 469-473 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Atomic-to-Molecular Transition in Galaxies. I. An Analytic Approximation for Photodissociation Fronts in Finite Clouds." M. R. Krumholz, C. F. McKee, and J. Tumlinson. ApJ 689, 865-882 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Rotational Quenching Rate Coefficients for H2 in Collisions with H2 from 2 to 10,000 K." T.-G. Lee, N. Balakrishnan, R. C. Forrey, P. C. Stancil, G. Shaw, D. R. Schultz, and G. J. Ferland. ApJ 689, 1105-1111 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Nitrogen Isotopic Fractionation of Interstellar Nitriles." S. D. Rodgers and S. B. Charnley. ApJ 689, 1448-1455 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Mobility of D atoms on porous amorphous water ice surfaces under interstellar conditions." E. Matar, E. Congiu, F. Dulieu, A. Momeni, and J. L. Lemaire. A&A 492, L17-L20 (2008) ABSTRACT

"Far-infrared spectra of hydrous silicates at low temperatures. Providing laboratory data for Herschel and ALMA." H. Mutschke, S. Zeidler, T. Posch, F. Kerschbaum, A. Baier, and T. Henning. A&A 492, 117-125 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Carbonaceous dust in interstellar shock waves: hydrogenated amorphous carbon (a-C:H) vs. graphite." L. Serra Díaz-Cano and A. P. Jones. A&A 492, 127-133 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Identification of anthracene in Comet 1P/Halley." J. Clairemidi, G. Moreels, O. Mousis, and P. Bréchignac. A&A 492, 245-250 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Collisional excitation of water in warm astrophysical media - I. Rate coefficients for rovibrationally excited states." A. Faure and E. Josselin. A&A 492, 257-264 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Torsional barrier and equilibrium structure of ethyl cyanide." J. Demaison, L. Margulès, H. Mäder, M. Sheng, and H. D. Rudolph. J Mol Spectrosc 169-175 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Prebiotic Synthesis of Simple Sugars by an Interstellar Formose Reaction." A. F Jalbout. Orig Life Evol Biosph 38, 489-497 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Origin of water in the inner Solar System: A kinetic Monte Carlo study of water adsorption on forsterite." K. Muralidharan, P. Deymier, M. Stimpfl, N. H. de Leeuw, and M. J. Drake. Icarus 198, 400-407 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Synthesis, chemistry and photochemistry of cyanobutadiyne (HCC-CC-CN)." J.-C. Guillemin, Y. Trolez, and A. Moncomble. Adv Space Res 42, 2002-2007 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Search for organic molecules at the Mars surface: The 'Martian Organic Material Irradiation and Evolution' (MOMIE) project." F. Stalport, P. Coll, C. Szopa, and F. Raulin. Adv Space Res 42, 2014-2018 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Heterogeneous solid/gas chemistry of organic compounds related to comets, meteorites, Titan, and Mars: Laboratory and in lower Earth orbit experiments." H. Cottin, P. Coll, D. Coscia, N. Fray, Y. Y. Guan, F. Macari, F. Raulin, C. Rivron, F. Stalport, C. Szopa, D. Chaput, M. Viso, M. Bertrand, A. Chabin, L. Thirkell, F. Westall, and A. Brack. Adv Space Res 42, 2019-2035 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Photolytic behaviour of methane at Lyman-α and 248 nm: Studies in the frame of a simulation program of Titan's atmosphere (S.E.T.U.P.)." C. Romanzin, Y. Bénilan, A. Jolly, M.-C. Gazeau. Adv Space Res 42, 2036-2044 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Rotational Line Emission from Water in Protoplanetary Disks." R. Meijerink, D. R. Poelman, M. Spaans, A. G. G. M. Tielens, and A. E. Glassgold. ApJ 689, L57-L60 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Photochemical Enrichment of Deuterium in Titan's Atmosphere: New Insights from Cassini-Huygens." D. Cordier, O. Mousis, J. I. Lunine, A. Moudens, and V. Vuitton. ApJ 689, L61-L64 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Spectral Properties of Gas-phase Condensed Fullerene-like Carbon Nanoparticles from Far-ultraviolet to Infrared Wavelengths." C. Jäger, H. Mutschke, T. Henning, and F. Huisken. ApJ 689, 249-259 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A Possible Icy Kuiper Belt around HD 181327." C. H. Chen, M. P. Fitzgerald, and P. S. Smith. ApJ 689, 539-544 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Distribution, Excitation, and Formation of Cometary Molecules: Methanol, Methyl Cyanide, and Ethylene Glycol." A. J. Remijan, S. N. Milam, M. Womack, A. J. Apponi, L. M. Ziurys, S. Wyckoff, M. F. A'Hearn, I. de Pater, J. R. Forster, D. N. Friedel, P. Palmer, L. E. Snyder, J. M. Veal, L. M. Woodney, and M. C. H. Wright. ApJ 689, 613-621 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Dust processing in photodissociation regions. Mid-IR emission modelling." M. Compiègne, A. Abergel, L. Verstraete, and E. Habart. A&A 491, 797-807 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Chemistry in disks II. Poor molecular content of the AB Aurigae disk." K. Schreyer, S. Guilloteau, D. Semenov, A. Bacmann, E. Chapillon, A. Dutrey, F. Gueth, T. Henning, F. Hersant, R. Launhardt, J. Pety, and V. Piétu. A&A 491, 821-827 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Photodesorption of water ice. A molecular dynamics study." S. Andersson and E. F. van Dishoeck. A&A 491, 907-916 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Detection of C5N- and Vibrationally Excited C6H in IRC +10216." J. Cernicharo, M. Guélin, M. Agúndez, M. C. McCarthy, and P. Thaddeus. ApJ 688, L83-L86 (2008). ABSTRACT

Published in November 2008

"Theoretical Studies on Low-Lying Electronic States of Cyanocarbene HCCN and Its Ionic States." Z.-X. Zhao, H.-X. Zhang and C.-C. Sun. J Phys Chem A 112, 12125-12131 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Reaction Mechanism of HCN+ + C2H4: A Theoretical Study." Y. Li, H.-L. Liu, X.-R. Huang, D. Wang, C.-C. Sun and A.-C. Tang. J Phys Chem A 112, 12252-12262 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A laboratory and theoretical study of silicon hydroxide SiOH." M. C. McCarthy, F. Tamassia, D. E. Woon, and P. Thaddeus. J Chem Phys 129, 184301 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Isotopic abundance in the CN coma of comets: Ten years of measurements." R. Schulz, E. Jehin, J. Manfroid, D. Hutsemélkers, C. Arpigny, A. Cochran, J.-M. Zucconi, and J. A. Stüwe. Planet Space Sci 56, 1713-1718 (2008). ABSTRACT

"EUV resonance fluorescence of the c'4X (0,ν") and b'X (1,ν') transitions of N2." C. Y. R. Wu, H.-S. Fung, K.-Y. Chang, and D. L. Judge. Planet Space Sci 56, 1725-1732 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Infrared studies at the ice laboratory of Alcoy." R. Vilaplana, O. Gomis, R. Luna, and J. Cantó. Planet Space Sci 56, 1744-1747 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Rotationally resolved infrared spectroscopy of a jet-cooled phenyl radical in the gas phase." E. N. Sharp, M. A. Roberts, and D. J. Nesbitt. Phys Chem Chem Phys 10, 6592-6596 (2008). ABSTRACT

"HD molecules at high redshift. A low astration factor of deuterium in a solar-metallicity DLA system at z = 2.418." P. Noterdaeme, P. Petitjean, C. Ledoux, R. Srianand, and A. Ivanchik. A&A 491, 397-400 (2008). ABSTRACT

"High-excitation molecular gas in local luminous AGN hosts." P. P. Papadopoulos, A. Kovacs, A. S. Evans, and P. Barthel. A&A 491, 483-487 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Mid-infrared diode laser spectroscopy of SO+." S. Li, R. Zheng, G. Huang, and C. Duan. J Mol Spectrosc 252, 22-24 (2008). ABSTRACT

" Presence of LaO, ScO and VO Molecular Lines in Sunspot Umbral Spectra." P. Sriramachandran, S. P. Bagare, N. Rajamanickam and K. Balachandrakumar. Solar Phys 252, 267-281 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Observation of water vapor in the stratosphere of Jupiter with the Odin space telescope." T. Cavalié, F. Billebaud, N. Biver, M. Dobrijevic, E. Lellouch, J. Brillet, A. Lecacheux, Å. Hjalmarson, A. Sandqvist, U. Frisk, M. Olberg, E. A. Bergin, and The Odin Team. P&SS 56, 1573-1584 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A theoretical investigation into the trapping of noble gases by clathrates on Titan." C. Thomas, S. Picaud, O. Mousis, and V. Ballenegger. P&SS 56, 1607-1617 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Sensitivity of a Titan ionospheric model to the ion-molecule reaction parameters." N. Carrasco, C. Alcaraz, O. Dutuit, S. Plessis, R. Thissen, V. Vuitton, R. Yelle, and P. Pernot. P&SS 56, 1644-1657 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Crossed molecular beam study of gas phase reactions relevant to the chemistry of planetary atmospheres: The case of C2+C2H2." F. Leonori, R. Petrucci, K. M. Hickson, E. Segoloni, N. Balucani, S. D. Le Picard, P. Foggi, and P. Casavecchia. P&SS 56, 1658-1673 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Protonated PAHs as carriers of diffuse interstellar bands." A. Pathak and P. J. Sarre. MNRAS 391, L10-L14 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Time-dependent models of dense PDRs with complex molecules." O. Morata and E. Herbst. MNRAS 390, 1549-1561 (2008). ABSTRACT

"On the formation and abundance of CO in envelopes of asymptotic giant branch stars." R. Papoular. MNRAS 390, 1727-1732 (2008). ABSTRACT

"CN column densities and excitation temperatures." K. Slyk, A. V. Bondar, G. A. Galazutdinov, and J. Krełowski. MNRAS 390, 1733-1750 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Ultraviolet Survey of CO and H2 in Diffuse Molecular Clouds: The Reflection of Two Photochemistry Regimes in Abundance Relationships." Y. Sheffer, M. Rogers, S. R. Federman, N. P. Abel, R. Gredel, D. L. Lambert, and G. Shaw. ApJ 687, 1075-1106 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Gas and dust mass in the disc around the Herbig Ae star HD 169142." O. Panic, M. R. Hogerheijde, D. Wilner, and C. Qi. A&A 491, 219-227 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A new modified-rate approach for gas-grain chemical simulations." R. T. Garrod. A&A 491, 239-251 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Methane clathrate hydrate FTIR spectrum." E. Dartois and D. Deboffle. A&A 490, L19-L22 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The 16OH/18OH and OD/OH isotope ratios in comet C/2002 T7 (LINEAR)." N. Bello González, O. Okunev, and F. Kneer. A&A 490, L31-L34 (2008). ABSTRACT

"New experimental constraints on the composition and structure of tholins." E. Quirico, G. Montagnac, V. Lees, P. F. McMillan, C. Szopa, G. Cernogora, J.-N. Rouzaud, P. Simon, J.-M. Bernard, P. Coll, N. Fray, R. D. Minard, F. Raulin, B. Reynard, and B. Schmitt. Icarus 198, 218-231 (2008). ABSTRACT

"CH4/N2/H2 spark hydrophilic tholins: A systematic approach to the characterization of tholins." M. Ruiz-Bermejo, C. Menor-Salván, E. Mateo-Martí, S. Osuna-Esteban, J. Ángel Martín-Gago, and S. Veintemillas-Verdaguer. Icarus 198, 232-241 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Evidence for the existence of supercooled ethane droplets under conditions prevalent in Titans atmosphere." Ó. F. Sigurbjörnsson and R. Signorell, Phys Chem Chem Phys 10, 6211-6214 (2008). ABSTRACT

"On the formation of higher carbon oxides in extreme environments." R. I. Kaiser and A. M. Mebel. Chem Phys Lett 465, 1-9 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Callisto: New Insights from Galileo Disk-resolved UV Measurements." A. R. Hendrix and R. E. Johnson. ApJ 687, 706-713 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A Theoretical Study of the Photodissociation Mechanism of Cyanoacetylene in Its Lowest Singlet and Triplet Excited States." C. Luo, W.-N. Du, X.-M. Duan, and Z.-S. Li. ApJ 687, 726-730 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Direct Measurements of the Fundamental Rotational Transitions of CD and 13CH (X 2Πr)." D. T. Halfen, L. M. Ziurys, J. C. Pearson, and B. J. Drouin. ApJ 687, 731-736 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Toward a reduction of the bimolecular reaction model for Titan's ionosphere." N. Carrasco, S. Plessis, M. Dobrijevic, and P. Pernot. Int J Chem Kinetics 40, 699-709 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Dense Molecular Ridge in NGC 2024." T. Watanabe and G. F. Mitchell. AJ 136, 1947-1963 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The 6.2 μm band position in laboratory and astrophysical spectra: a tracer of the aliphatic to aromatic evolution of interstellar carbonaceous dust." T. Pino, E. Dartois, A.-T. Cao, Y. Carpentier, T. Chamaillé, R. Vasquez, A. P. Jones, L. d'Hendecourt, and P. Bréchignac. A&A 490, 665-672 (2008). ABSTRACT

"SiO line emission from interstellar jets and outflows: silicon-containing mantles and non-stationary shock waves." A. Gusdorf, G. Pineau des Forêts, S. Cabrit, and D. R. Flower. A&A 490, 695-706 (2008). ABSTRACT

"SPITZER survey of dust grain processing in stable discs around binary post-AGB stars." C. Gielen, H. Van Winckel, M. Min, L. B. F. M. Waters, and T. Lloyd Evans. A&A 490, 725-735 (2008). ABSTRACT

Published in October 2008

"Time evolution of simple molecules during proto-star collapse ." A. Das, S. K. Chakrabarti, K. Acharyya, and S. Chakrabarti. New Astron 13, 457-467 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Amino acid synthesis in Europa's subsurface environment." S. H. Abbas and D. Schulze-Makuch. Int J Astrobio 7, 193-203 (2008). ABSTRACT

"DESIREE as a new tool for interstellar ion chemistry." H. T. Schmidt, H. A. B. Johansson, R. D. Thomas, W. D. Geppert, N. Haag, P. Reinhed, S. Rosén, M. Larsson, H. Danared, K.-G. Rensfelt, L. Liljeby, L. Bagge, M. Björkhage, M. Blom, P. Löfgren, A. Källberg, A. Simonsson, A. Paál, H. Zettergren, and H. Cederquist. Int J Astrobio 7, 205-208 (2008). ABSTRACT

"H3+: the initiator of interstellar chemistry." M. Larsson. Int J Astrobio 7, 237-241 (2008).. ABSTRACT

"Optical Spectroscopic Observations of Comet 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3." Y. Kanda, A. Mori, H. Kobayashi, and H. Kawakita. Pub Astron Soc Japan 60, 1191-1198 (2008). PDF

"Renner-Teller interactions in the dissociative recombination of HCO+." C. Jungen and S. T. Pratt. J Chem Phys 129, 164311 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Chemical probing spectroscopy of H3+ above the barrier to linearity." H. Kreckel, D. Bing, S. Reinhardt, A. Petrignani, M. Berg, and A. Wolf. J Chem Phys 129, 164312 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Simplest Linear-Carbon-Chain Growth by Atomic-Carbon Addition and Ring Opening Reactions." T. Ogata and Y. Tatamitani. J Phys Chem A 112, 10713-10715 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A Quantum Chemical Study of the Generation of a Potential Prebiotic Compound, Cyanoacetaldehyde, and Related Sulfur Containing Species." A. Horn, H. Møllendal, and J.-C. Guillemin. J Phys Chem A 112, 11009-11016 (2008). ABSTRACT

"An ab initio calculation of the vibronic energy levels of the X 2Π and 1 2Δ electronic states of C2P." S. Jerosimic and M. Peric. J Chem Phys 129, 144305 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Measurement of the Magnetic Properties of FeH in Its X 4Δ and F 4Δ States from Sunspot Spectra." J. J. Harrison and J. M. Brown. ApJ 686, 1426-1431 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Laboratory Evidence for Efficient Water Formation in Interstellar Ices." S. Ioppolo, H. M. Cuppen, C. Romanzin, E. F. van Dishoeck, and H. Linnartz. ApJ 686, 1474-1479 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Integrated Near-Infrared Band Strengths of Solid CH4 and Its Mixtures with N2." R. Brunetto, G. Caniglia, G. A. Baratta, and M. E. Palumbo. ApJ 686, 1480-1485 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Gas Phase Study of C+ Reactions of Interstellar Relevance." O. Martinez, Jr., N. B. Betts, S. M. Villano, N. Eyet, T. P. Snow, and V. M. Bierbaum. ApJ 686, 1486-1492 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Pathways to Oxygen-Bearing Molecules in the Interstellar Medium and in Planetary Atmospheres: Cyclopropenone (c-C3H2O) and Propynal (HCCCHO)." L. Zhou, R. I. Kaiser, L. G. Gao, A. H. H. Chang, M.-C. Liang, and Y. L. Yung. ApJ 686, 1493-1502 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A crossed molecular beam study on the synthesis of the interstellar 2,4-pentadiynylidyne radical (HCCCCC)." F. Zhang, Y. S. Kim, L. Zhou, A. H. H. Chang, and R. I. Kaiser. J Chem Phys 129, 134313 (2008). ABSTRACT

"B 2Σu+X 2Πg electronic spectrum of NCCN+ in the gas phase." V. Rudnev, C. A. Rice, and J. P. Maier. J Chem Phys 129, 134315 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Origin of oxygen species in Titan's atmosphere." S. M. Hörst, V. Vuitton, and R. V. Yelle. J Geophys Res Planets 113, E10006 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Distribution and escape of molecular hydrogen in Titan's thermosphere and exosphere." J. Cui, R. V. Yelle, and K. Volk. J Geophys Res Planets 113, E10004 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Methane escape from Titan's atmosphere." R. V. Yelle, J. Cui, and I. C. F. Müller-Wodarg. J Geophys Res Planets 113, E10003 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Ice Emission and the Redshifts of Submillimeter Sources." C. C. Dudley, M. Imanishi, and P. R. Maloney. ApJ 686, 251-261 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Low-Temperature Rate Constants for Rotational Excitation and De-excitation of C3 (X 1Σg+) by Collisions with He (1S)." D. Ben Abdallah, K. Hammami, F. Najar, N. Jaidane, Z. Ben Lakhdar, M. L. Senent, G. Chambaud, and M. Hochlaf. ApJ 686, 379-383 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A 12CO, 13CO, and C18O Survey of Infrared Dark Clouds." F. Du and J. Yang. ApJ 686, 384-398 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Carriers of the mid-IR emission bands in PNe reanalysed. Evidence of a link between circumstellar and interstellar aromatic dust." C. Joblin, R. Szczerba, O. Berné, and C. Szyszka. A&A 490, 189-196 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Surface characterization of Pluto and Charon by L and M band spectra." S. Protopapa, H. Boehnhardt, T. M. Herbst, D. P. Cruikshank, W. M. Grundy, F. Merlin, and C. B. Olkin. A&A 490, 365-375 (2008). ABSTRACT

"IR, Raman, and UV/Vis Spectra of Corannulene for Use in Possible Interstellar Identification." G. Rouillé, C. Jäger, M. Steglich, F. Huisken, T. Henning, G. Theumer, I. Bauer, and H.-J. Knölker. Chem Phys Chem 9, 2085-2091 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A H13CN/HN13C linelist, model atmospheres and synthetic spectra for carbon stars." G. J. Harris, F. C. Larner, J. Tennyson, B. M. Kaminsky, Y. V. Pavlenko, and H. R. A. Jones. MNRAS 390, 143-148 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The rotational excitation of SiS by para- and ortho-H2." J. Klos and F. Lique. MNRAS 390, 239-244 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Dehydrogenated polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and UV bump." G. Malloci, G. Mulas, C. Cecchi-Pestellini, and C. Joblin. A&A 489, 1183-1187 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Kinetics and Product Branching Ratios of the Reaction of 1CH2 with H2 and D2." K. L. Gannon, M. A. Blitz, M. J. Pilling, P. W. Seakins, S. J. Klippenstein, and L. B. Harding. J Phys Chem A 112, 9575-9583 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Rate Coefficients for the Reactions of C2(a3Πu) and C2(X1Σg+) with Various Hydrocarbons (CH4, C2H2, C2H4, C2H7, and C3H8): A Gas-Phase Experimental Study over the Temperature Range 24-300 K." A. Páramo, A. Canosa, S. D. Le Picard, and I. R. Sims. J Phys Chem A 112, 9591-9600 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The gas-phase catalytic formation of H2 by cations." A. Ricca and C. W. Bauschlicher, Jr. Chem Phys Lett 463, 327-329 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Complex Organic Materials in the HR 4796A Disk?" M. Köhler, I. Mann, and Aigen Li. ApJ 686, L95-L98 (2008). ABSTRACT

"AKARI Near-Infrared Spectroscopy: Detection of H2O and CO2 Ices toward Young Stellar Objects in the Large Magellanic Cloud." T. Shimonishi, T. Onaka, D. Kato, I. Sakon, Y. Ita, A. Kawamura, and H. Kaneda. ApJ 686, L99-L102 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A Search for H2CO 6 cm Emission toward Young Stellar Objects. III. VLA Observations." E. D. Araya, P. Hofner, W. M. Goss, H. Linz, S. Kurtz, and L. Olmi. ApJS 178, 330-338 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Detection of C3O in the Low-Mass Protostar Elias 18." M. E. Palumbo, P. Leto, C. Siringo, and C. Trigilio. ApJ 685, 1033-1038 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Detection of vibrationally excited methyl formate in W51 e2." K. Demyk, G. Wlodarczak, and M. Carvajal. A&A 489, 589-600 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Searching for molecular hydrogen mid-infrared emission in the circumstellar environments of Herbig Be stars." C. Martin-Zaïdi, E. F. van Dishoeck, J.-C. Augereau, P.-O. Lagage, and E. Pantin. A&A 489, 601-605 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Time-dependent CO depletion during the formation of protoplanetary disks." C. Brinch, R. J. van Weeren, and M. R. Hogerheijde. A&A 489, 617-625 (2008). ABSTRACT

"High-resolution spectroscopy of Venus: Detection of OCS, upper limit to H2S, and latitudinal variations of CO and HF in the upper cloud layer." V. A. Krasnopolsky. Icarus 197, 377-385 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Detection of C2HD and the D/H ratio on Titan." A. Coustenis, D. E. Jennings, A. Jolly, Y. Bénilan, C. A. Nixon, S. Vinatier, D. Gautier, G. L. Bjoraker, P. N. Romani, R. C. Carlson, and F. M. Flasar. Icarus 197, 539-548 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Trapping and adsorption of CO2 in amorphous ice: A FTIR study." Ó. Gálvez, B. Maté, V. J. Herrero, and R. Escribano. Icarus 197, 599-605 (2008). ABSTRACT

Published in September 2008

"Water in the Solar System." T. Encrenaz. Ann Rev Astron Astrophys 46, 57-87 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Interstellar Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Molecules." A. G. G. M. Tielens. Ann Rev Astron Astrophys 46, 289-337 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Coupled ion and neutral rotating model of Titan's upper atmosphere." V. De La Haye, J. H. Waite, Jr., T. E. Cravens, I. P. Robertson, and S. Lebonnois. Icarus 197, 110-136 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Catalysis of Addition Reactions by a Negatively Charged Silica Surface Site on a Dust Grain." T. P. M. Goumans, C. R. A. Catlow, and W. A. Brown. J Phys Chem C 112, 15419-15422 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Optical constants of amorphous and crystalline H2O-ice in the near infrared from 1.1 to 2.6 μm." R. M. Mastrapa, M. P. Bernstein, S. A. Sandford, T. L. Roush, D. P. Cruikshank, and C. M. Dalle Ore. Icarus 197, 307-320 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Photoinduced Mechanism of Formation and Growth of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Low-Temperature Environments via Successive Ethynyl Radical Additions." A. M. Mebel, V. V. Kislov, and Ralf I. Kaiser. J Am Chem Soc 130, 13618-13629 (2008), ABSTRACT

"H elimination and metastable lifetimes in the UV photoexcitation of diacetylene." R. Silva, W. K. Gichuhi, C. Huang, M. B. Doyle, V. V. Kislov, A. M. Mebel, and A. G. Suits. Proc Nat Acad Sci 105, 12713-12718 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A latitudinal survey of CO, OCS, H2O, and SO2 in the lower atmosphere of Venus: Spectroscopic studies using VIRTIS-H." E. Marcq, B. Bézard, P. Drossart, G. Piccioni, J. M. Reess, and F. Henry. J Geophys Res Planets 113, E00B07 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Near-resonant energy transfer from vibrationally excited OH(ν), ν = 9, 8, 1 to CO." K. D. Burtt and R. D. Sharma. Geophys Res Lett 35, L18102 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Modeling Carbon Chain Anions in L1527." N. Harada and E. Herbst. ApJ 685, 272-280 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Electronic Spectra of the MgC4H and MgC6H Radicals." E. Chasovskikh, E. B. Jochnowitz, and J. P. Maier. J Phys Chem A 112, 8686-8689 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A Study of the Hydrogen Abstraction Reactions of C2H Radical with CH3CN, C2H5CN, and C3H7CN by Dual-Level Generalized Transition State Theory." Z.-X. Zhao, J.-Y. Liu, L. Wang, H.-X. Zhang, C.-Y. Hou, and C.-C. Sun. J Phys Chem A 112, 8455-8463 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The HSSS Radical and the HSSS- Anion." G. de Petris, A. Cartoni, M. Rosi, and A. Troiani. J Phys Chem A 112, 8471-8477 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Evidence for the Naphthalene Cation in a Region of the Interstellar Medium with Anomalous Microwave Emission." S. Iglesias-Groth, A. Manchado, D. A. García-Hernández, J. I. González Hernández, and D. L. Lambert. ApJ 685, L55-L58 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Experimental Evidence for Radiative Attachment in Astrochemistry from Electron Attachment to NCCCCN." K. Graupner, T. A. Field, and G. C. Saunders. ApJ 685, L95-L98 (2008). ABSTRACT

"An interferometric study of the low-mass protostar IRAS 16293-2422: small scale organic chemistry." S. E. Bisschop, J. K. Jørgensen, T. L. Bourke, S. Bottinelli, and E. F. van Dishoeck. A&A 488, 959-968 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Line strengths of 16O13C16O, 16O13C18O, 16O13C17O and 18O13C18O between 2200 and 6800 cm-1." R. A. Toth, C. E. Miller, L. R. Brown, V. Malathy Devi, and D. Chris Benner. J Mol Spectrosc 251, 64-89 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The inversion splitting of 15NH2D and 15ND2H as obtained from their microwave and FIR spectra." M. Elkeurti, L. H. Coudert, J. Orphal, G. Wlodarczak, C. E. Fellows, and S. Toumi. J Mol Spectrosc 251, 90-101 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Submillimetre-wave spectrum, 14N-hyperfine structure, and dipole moment of cyclopropyl cyanide." L. Bizzocchi, C. Degli Esposti, L. Dore, and Z. Kisiel. J Mol Spectrosc 251, 138-144 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Rotational spectrum of acetone, CH3COCH3, in the ν17 torsional excited state." P. Groner, I. R. Medvedev, F. C. De Lucia, and B. J. Drouin. J Mol Spectrosc 251, 180-184 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Rotational spectrum of CH3C13CCCH: Determination of the equilibrium structure of methyldiacetylene from microwave spectroscopy and ab initio calculations." G. Cazzoli, L. Cludi, M. Contento, and C. Puzzarini. J Mol Spectrosc 251, 229-234 (2008). ABSTRACT

"HNC and HCN in an extended negative glow discharge: Implication to the branching ratio of the dissociative recombination of HCNH+." T. Amano, Z. Zelinger, T. Hirao, J. Takano, and R. Toyoda. J Mol Spectrosc 251, 252-255 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Submillimeter-wave spectra of H12COOCH3 and H13COOCH3 in excited CH3 torsional states." A. Maeda, F. C. De Lucia, and E. Herbst. J Mol Spectrosc 251, 293-300 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The microwave spectroscopy of trans-ethyl methyl ether in the first skeletal torsionally excited state." K. Kobayashi, T. Matsui, N. Mori, S. Tsunekawa, and N. Ohashi. J Mol Spectrosc 251, 301-304 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Torsion-rotation global analysis of the first three torsional states ( νt = 0, 1, 2) and terahertz database for methanol." L.-H. Xu, J. Fisher, R. M. Lees, H. Y. Shi, J. T. Hougen, J. C. Pearson, B. J. Drouin, G. A. Blake, and R. Braakman. J Mol Spectrosc 251, 305-313 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Millimeter-wave spectroscopy of α-alanine." Y. Hirata, S. Kubota, S. Watanabe, T. Momose, and K. Kawaguchi. J Mol Spectrosc 251, 314-318 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Rotational spectroscopy of isotopic vinyl cyanide, H2C=CH-CN the laboratory and in space." H. S. P. Müller, A. Belloche, K. M. Menten, C. Comito, and P. Schilke. J Mol Spectrosc 251, 319-315 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Structure, spectrum and decomposition of the doubly charged ion C2N2++." M. Hochlaf and J. H. D. Eland. Phys Chem Chem Phys 10, 5394-5402 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Linewidths of C2H2 perturbed by H2: experiments and calculations from an ab initio potential." F. Thibault, B. Corretja, A. Viel, D. Bermejo, R. Z. Martínez, and B. Bussery-Honvault. Phys Chem Chem Phys 10, 5419-5428 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of HC5N Adsorption on Amorphous Ice Surface: Simulation of the Interstellar Chemistry." A. Coupeaud, N. Piétri, A. Allouche, J.-P. Aycard, and I. Couturier-Tamburelli. J Phys Chem A 112, 8024-2029 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The dissociative recombination H3+ - a saga coming to an end?" M. Larsson, B. J. McCall, and A. E. Orel. Chem Phys Lett 462, 145-151 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The covalently bound HNC dimer ion HN=C=C=NH.+ has a kinetically stable neutral counterpart." K. J. Jobst, M. R. Hanifa, and J. K. Terlouw. Chem Phys Lett 462, 152-157 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Formation of Interstellar OCS: Radiation Chemistry and IR Spectra of Precursor Ices." R. F. Ferrante, M. H. Moore, M. M. Spiliotis, and R. L. Hudson. ApJ 684, 1210-1220 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Experimental Demonstration of Condensation of Mg-bearing Silicate Grains around Evolved Stars." Y. Kimura, S. Sasaki, H. Suzuki, A. Kumamoto, M. Saito, and C. Kaito. ApJ 684, 1496-1501 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Properties of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Local Elliptical Galaxies Revealed by the Infrared Spectrograph on Spitzer." H. Kaneda, T. Onaka, I. Sakon, T. Kitayama, Y. Okada, and T. Suzuki. ApJ 684, 270-281 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Search for H- in Astrophysical Environments." T. Ross, E. J. Baker, T. P. Snow, J. D. Destree, B. L. Rachford, M. M. Drosback, and A. G. Jensen. ApJ 684, 358-363 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Si Isotopic Compositions of Presolar Silicate Grains from Red Giant Stars and Supernovae." C. Vollmer, P. Hoppe, and F. E. Brenker. ApJ 684, 611-617 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Constraining Phosphorus Chemistry in Carbon- and Oxygen-Rich Circumstellar Envelopes: Observations of PN, HCP, and CP." S. N. Milam, D. T. Halfen, E. D. Tenenbaum, A. J. Apponi, N. J. Woolf, and L. M. Ziurys. ApJ 684, 618-625 (2008). ABSTRACT

"First detection of CO lines in a water fountain star." J. H. He, H. Imai, T. I. Hasegawa, S. W. Campbell, and J. Nakashima. A&A 488, L21-L24 (2008). ABSTRACT

"An upper limit of gaseous water abundance in Chamaeleon-MMS1 as observed with ODIN." A. Klotz, J. Harju, I. Ristorcelli, M. Juvela, N. Boudet, and L. K. Haikala. A&A 488, 559-564 (2008). ABSTRACT    ERRATUM

"Quasiclassical trajectory scattering calculations for the OH + O → H + O2 reaction: Cross sections and rate constants." M. Jorfi, P. Honvault, P. Halvick, S. Y. Lin, and H. Guo. Chem Phys Lett 462, 53-57 (2008). ABSTRACT

"HD Formation by Abstraction of H/D Chemisorbed in Carbon Grains with D/H Atoms under Simulated Interstellar Conditions." V. Mennella. ApJ 684, L25-L28 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Distribution and Kinematics of the HCN (3-2) Emission Down to the Innermost Region in the Envelope of the O-rich Star W Hydrae." S. Muller, D. V. Trung, J.-H. He, and J. Lim. ApJ 684, L33-L36, 2008. ABSTRACT

"The structure and chemistry of the massive shell around AFGL 2343: SiO and HCN as tracers of high-excitation regions." G. Quintana-Lacaci, V. Bujarrabal, and A. Castro-Carrizo. A&A 488, 203-210 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Spatially resolved H2 emission from the disk around T Tau N." M. Gustafsson, L. Labadie, T. M. Herbst, and M. Kasper. A&A 488, 235-244 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Modeling water emission from low-mass protostellar envelopes." T. A. van Kempen, S. D. Doty, E. F. van Dishoeck, M. R. Hogerheijde, and J. K. Jørgensen. A&A 487, 975-991 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Molecules and dust production in the Magellanic Clouds." J. T. van Loon, M. Cohen, J. M. Oliveira, M. Matsuura, I. McDonald, G. C. Sloan, P. R. Wood, and A. A. Zijlstra. A&A 487, 1055-1073 (2008). ABSTRACT

Published in August 2008

"Electronic spectroscopy of carbon chains." E. B. Jochnowitz and J. P. Maier. Mol Phys 106, 2093-2106 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Infrared absorption spectra of ethynyl radicals isolated in solid Ne: Identification of the fundamental C-H stretching mode." Y.-J. Wu and B.-M. Cheng. Chem Phys Lett 461, 53-576 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Amino Acids from Ion-Irradiated Nitrile-Containing Ices." R. L. Hudson, M. H. Moore, J. P. Dworkin, M. P. Martin, and Z. D. Pozun. Astrobio 8, 771-779 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The H3+ rovibrational spectrum revisited with a global electronic potential energy surface." L. Velilla, B. Lepetit, A. Aguado, J. A. Beswick, and M. Paniagua. J Chem Phys 129, 084307 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Heterogeneous chemistry in the atmosphere of Mars." F. Lefévre, J.-L. Bertaux, R. T. Clancy, T. Encrenaz, K. Fast, F. Forget, S. Lebonnois, F. Montmessin, and S. Perrier. Nature 454, 971-975 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Slow photoelectron imaging spectroscopy of CCO- and CCS-." E. Garand, T. I. Yacovitch, and D. M. Neumark. J Chem Phys 129, 074312 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Limb observations of the ultraviolet nitric oxide nightglow with SPICAV on board Venus Express." J.-C. Gérard, C. Cox,A. Saglam, J.-L. Bertaux, E. Villard, and C. Nehmé. J Geophys Res Planets 113, E00B03 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Detection of Extended Hot Water in the Outflow from NGC 2071." G. J. Melnick, V. Tolls, D. A. Neufeld, Y. Yuan, P. Sonnentrucker, D. M. Watson, E. A. Bergin, and M. J. Kaufman. ApJ 683, 876-892 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Molecular Structure of the Octatetranyl Anion, C8H-: A Computational Study." F. Pichierri. J Phys Chem A 112, 7717-7722 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Distribution of the ultraviolet nitric oxide Martian night airglow: Observations from Mars Express and comparisons with a one-dimensional model." C. Cox, A. Saglam, J.-C. Gérard, J.-L. Bertaux, F. González-Galindo, F. Leblanc, and A. Reberac. J Geophys Res Planets 113, E08012 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Massive Star Formation in the Molecular Ring Orbiting the Black Hole at the Galactic Center." F. Yusef-Zadeh, J. Braatz, M. Wardle, and D. Roberts. ApJ 683, L147-L150 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Thermally induced mixing of water dominated interstellar ices." D. J. Burke, A. J. Wolff, J. L. Edridge, and W. A. Brown. Phys Chem Chem Phys 10, 4956-4967 (2008). ABSTRACT

"High-resolution rotational spectroscopy of the carbon chain anions C3N-, C4H-, and C4D-." M. C. McCarthy and P. Thaddeus. J Chem Phys 129, 054314 (2008, ABSTRACT

"Uncertainties in H2 and HD chemistry and cooling and their role in early structure formation." S. C. O. Glover and T. Abel. MNRAS 388, 1627-1651 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Formation and Evolution of Planetary Systems: Grain Growth and Chemical Processing of Dust in T Tauri Systems." J. Bouwman, T. Henning, L. A. Hillenbrand, M. R. Meyer, I. Pascucci, J. Carpenter, D. Hines, J. S. Kim, M. D. Silverstone, D. Hollenbach, and S. Wolf. ApJ 683, 479-498 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A new reaction path for the C + NO reaction: dynamics on the 4A" potential-energy surface." E. Abrahamsson, S. Andersson, N. Markovic and G. Nyman. Phys Chem Chem Phys 10, 4400-4409 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Aluminum-, Calcium- and Titanium-rich Oxide Stardust in Ordinary Chondrite Meteorites." L. R. Nittler, C. M. O'D. Alexander, R. Gallino, P. Hoppe, A. N. Nguyen, F. J. Stadermann, and E. K. Zinner. ApJ 682, 1450-1478 (2008). ABSTRACT    ERRATUM

"The Unusual Volatile Composition of the Halley-Type Comet 8P/Tuttle: Addressing the Existence of an Inner Oort Cloud." H. Böhnhardt, M. J. Mumma, G. L. Villanueva, M. A. DiSanti, B. P. Bonev, M. Lippi, and H. U. Käufl. ApJ 683, L71-L74 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Galactic interstellar 18O/17O ratios - a radial gradient?" G. A. Wouterloot, C. Henkel, J. Brand, and G. R. Davis. A&A 487, 237-246 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The RMS survey. 13CO observations of candidate massive YSOs in the northern Galactic plane." J. S. Urquhart, A. L. Busfield, M. G. Hoare, S. L. Lumsden, R. D. Oudmaijer, T. J. T. Moore, A. G. Gibb, C. R. Purcell, M. G. Burton, L. J. L. Maréchal, Z. Jiang, and M. Wang. A&A 487, 253-264 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Band parameters for self-broadened ammonia gas in the range 0.74 to 5.24 μm to support measurements of the atmosphere of the planet Jupiter." N. Bowles, S. Calcutt, P. Irwin, and J. Temple. Icarus 196 612-624 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon and H2 Emissions in the Ultraviolet-Dominated Region in NGC 2316." T. Velusamy and W. D. Langer. AJ 136, 602-213 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Activation of the 3.47 μm Band by H Atom Irradiation of Carbon Grains Covered with a Water Ice Layer at 12 K." V. Mennella. ApJ 682:L101-L104 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Comment on 'The shape and composition of interstellar silicate grains'." J. P. Bradley and H. A. Ishii. A&A 486, 781-784 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Molecular gas associated with RCW 121 and RCW 122." E. M. Arnal, N. U. Duronea, and J. C. Testori. A&A 486, 807-818 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Structural and compositional properties of brown dwarf disks: the case of 2MASS J04442713+2512164." H. Bouy, N. Huélamo, C. Pinte, J. Olofsson, D. Barrado y Navascués, E. L. Martín, E. Pantin, J.-L. Monin, G. Basri, J.-C. Augereau, F. Ménard, G. Duvert, G. Duchêne, F. Marchis, A. Bayo, S. Bottinelli, B. Lefort, and S. Guieu. A&A 486, 877-890 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Ab initio characterization of linear C3Si isomers." N. Inostroza, M. Hochlaf, M. L. Senent, and J. R. Letelier. A&A 486, 1047-1052 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Limits on chemical complexity in diffuse clouds: search for CH3 and HC5N absorption." H. S. Liszt, J. Pety, and R. Lucas. A&A 486, 493-496 (2008). ABSTRACT

Published in July 2008

"Release of hydrogen molecules from the photodissociation of amorphous solid water and polycrystalline ice at 157 and 193 nm." A. Yabushita, T. Hama, D..Iida, N. Kawanaka, M. Kawasaki, N. Watanabe, M. N. R. Ashfold, and H.-P. Loock. J Chem Phys 129, 044501 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Ion Chemistry in the Interstellar Medium." T. P. Snow and V. M. Bierbaum. Ann Rev Anal Chem 1, 229-259 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Terrestrial Analysis of the Organic Component of Comet Dust." S. A. Sandford. Ann Rev Anal Chem 1, 549-578 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Surface science investigations of photoprocesses in model interstellar ices." J. D. Thrower, M. P. Collings, M. R. S. McCoustra, D. J. Burke, W. A. Brown, A. Dawes, P. D. Holtom, P. Kendall, N. J. Mason, F. Jamme, H. J. Fraser, I. P. Clark, and A. W. Parker. Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A 26, 919-924 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Interstellar Reservoirs of Cometary Matter." S. B. Charnley and S. D. Rodgers. Space Sci Rev 138, 59-73 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Cometary Refractory Grains: Interstellar and Nebular Sources." D. H. Wooden. Space Sci Rev 138, 75-108 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Reservoirs for Comets: Compositional Differences Based on Infrared Observations." M. A. DiSanti and M. J. Mumma. Space Sci Rev 138, 127-145 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Thermal and Chemical Evolution of Comet Nuclei and Kuiper Belt Objects." D. Prialnik, G. Sarid, E. D. Rosenberg, and R. Merk. Space Sci Rev 138, 147-164 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Arecibo Arp 220 Spectral Census. I. Discovery of the Pre-Biotic Molecule Methanimine and New cm-Wavelength Transitions of Other Molecules." C. J. Salter, T. Ghosh, B. Catinella, M. Lebron, M. S. Lerner, R. Minchin, and E. Momjian. AJ 136, 389-399 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Mid-Infrared Colors of the Interstellar Medium and Extended Sources at the Galactic Center." R. G. Arendt, S. R. Stolovy, S. V. Ramírez, K. Sellgren, A. S. Cotera, C. J. Law, F. Yusef-Zadeh, H. A. Smith, and D. Y. Gezari. ApJ682, 384-399 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Planetary science: Organic lakes on Titan." F. Raulin. Nature 454, 587-589 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The identification of liquid ethane in Titan's Ontario Lacus." R. H. Brown, L. A. Soderblom, J. M. Soderblom, R. N. Clark, R. Jaumann, J. W. Barnes, C. Sotin, B. Buratti, K. H. Baines, and P. D. Nicholson. Nature 454, 607-610 (2008). ABSTRACT   TITAN'S ETHANE LAKE

"Carbon chains of type C2n+1N- (n=2-6): A theoretical study of potential interstellar anions." P. Botschwina and R. Oswald. J Chem Phys 129, 044305 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Spatial variability of carbon monoxide in Venus' mesosphere from Venus Express/Visible and Infrared Thermal Imaging Spectrometer measurements." P. G. J. Irwin, R. de Kok, A. Negrão, C. C. C. Tsang, C. F. Wilson, P. Drossart, G. Piccioni, D. Grassi, and F. W. Taylor. J Geophys Res Planets 113, E00B01 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Cassini detection of water-group pick-up ions in the Enceladus torus." R. L. Tokar, R. J. Wilson, R. E. Johnson, M. G. Henderson, M. F. Thomsen, M. M. Cowee, E. C. Sittler, Jr., D. T. Young, F. J. Crary, H. J. McAndrews, and H. T. Smith. Geophys Res Lett 35, L14202 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Complex Chemistry in Star-forming Regions: An Expanded Gas-Grain Warm-up Chemical Model." R. T. Garrod, S. L. Widicus Weaver, and E. Herbst. ApJ 682, 283-302, (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Behavior of the Aromatic Features in M101 H II Regions: Evidence for Dust Processing." K. D. Gordon, C. W. Engelbracht, G. H. Rieke, K. A. Misselt, J.-D. T. Smith, and R. C. Kennicutt, Jr. ApJ 682, 336-354 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Potential energy surface for the C2(X1Σg+) + He(1S) system: Application to the rotationally inelastic scattering of C2 in collisions with He." F. Najar, D. Ben Abdallah, N. Jaidane, and Z. Ben Lakhdar. Chem Phys Lett 460, 31-36 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The screening of the 11.3-μm silicon carbide feature by carbonaceous mantles in circumstellar shells." R. Papoular. MNRAS 388, 457-464 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Measurements of Energy Partitioning in H2 Formation by Photolysis of Amorphous Water Ice." A. Yabushita, T. Hama, D. Iida, N. Kawanaka, M. Kawasaki, N. Watanabe, M. N. R. Ashfold, and H.-P. Loock. ApJ 682, L69-L72 (2008). ABSTRACT

"New Theoretical Results Concerning the Interstellar Abundance of Molecular Oxygen." D. Quan, E. Herbst, T. J. Millar, G. E. Hassel, S. Y. Lin, H. Guo, P. Honvault, and D. Xie. ApJ 681, 1318-1326 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Modeling the Lukewarm Corino Phase: Is L1527 Unique?." G. E. Hassel, E. Herbst, and R. T. Garrod. ApJ 681, 1385-1395 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Resolving the Chemistry in the Disk of TW Hydrae. I. Deuterated Species." C. Qi, D. J. Wilner, Y. Aikawa, G. A. Blake, and M. R. Hogerheijde. ApJ 681, 1396-1407 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Composition of Ices in Low-Mass Extrasolar Planets." U. Marboeuf, O. Mousis, D. Ehrenreich, Y. Alibert, A. Cassan, V. Wakelam, and J.-P. Beaulieu. ApJ 681, 1624-1630 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Dissociative Recombination of D3S+: Product Branching Fractions and Absolute Cross Sections." M. Kaminska, E. Vigren, V. Zhaunerchyk, W. D. Geppert, H. Roberts, C. Walsh, T. J. Millar, M. Danielsson, M. Hamberg, R. D. Thomas, M. Larsson, M. af Ugglas, and J. Semaniak. ApJ 681, 1717-1724 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Time-resolved Fourier transform emission spectroscopy of A2Π-X2Σ+ infrared transition of the CN radical." S. Civis, T. Sedivcová-Uhlíková, P. Kubelík, and K. Kawaguchi. J Mol Spectrosc 250, 20-26 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Mechanistic studies on the decomposition of carbon suboxide in a cometary ice analog." C. J. Bennett, C. S. Jamieson, and R. I. Kaiser. P&SS 56, 1181-1189 (2008). ABSTRACT

"H-implantation in SO2 and CO2 ices." M. Garozzo, D. Fulvio, O. Gomis, M. E. Palumbo, and G. Strazzulla. P&SS 56, 1300-1308 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Gas Phase Reactions between Acetylene Radical Cation and Water. Energies, Structures and Formation Mechanism of C2H3O+ and C2H4O+ Ions." P. O. Momoh, E. Xie, S. A. Abrash, M. Meot-Ner (Mautner), and M. S. El-Shall. J Phys Chem A 112, 6066-6073 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A Spectral Line Survey in the 2 and 1.3 mm Windows toward the Carbon-rich Envelope of IRC +10216." J. H. He, Dinh-V-Trung, S. Kwok, H. S. P. Müller, Y. Zhang, T. Hasegawa, T. C. Peng, and Y. C. Huang. ApJS 177, 275-325 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Electron-Excited Mid-Ultraviolet to Near-Infrared Spectrum of H2: Cross Sections and Transition Probabilities." A. Aguilar, J. M. Ajello, R. S. Mangina, G. K. James, H. Abgrall, and E. Roueff. ApJS 177, 388-407 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Isotopic Ratios in Titan's Atmosphere from Cassini CIRS Limb Sounding: CO2 at Low and Midlatitudes." C. A. Nixon, D. E. Jennings, B. Bézard, N. A. Teanby, R. K. Achterberg, A. Coustenis, S. Vinatier, P. G. J. Irwin, P. N. Romani, T. Hewagama, and F. M. Flasar. ApJ 681, L101-L103 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Microstructural Indications for Protoenstatite Precursor of Cometary MgSiO3 Pyroxene: A Further High-Temperature Component of Comet Wild 2." S. Schmitz and F. E. Brenker. ApJ 681, L105-L108 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Isotopic Ratios in Titan's Atmosphere from Cassini CIRS Limb Sounding: HC3N in the North." D. E. Jennings, C. A. Nixon, A. Jolly, B. Bézard, A. Coustenis, S. Vinatier, P. G. J. Irwin, N. A. Teanby, P. N. Romani, R. K. Achterberg, and F. M. Flasar. ApJ 681, L109-L111 (2008). ABSTRACT

"IRAC Excess in Distant Star-Forming Galaxies: Tentative Evidence for the 3.3 μm Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Feature?" B. Magnelli, R. R. Chary, A. Pope, D. Elbaz, G. Morrison, and M. Dickinson. ApJ 681, 258-268 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Formation of water and methanol in star forming molecular clouds." A. Das, K. Acharyya, S. Chakrabarti, and S. K. Chakrabarti. A&A 486, 209-220 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Condensation of MgS in outflows from carbon stars." S. Zhukovska and H.-P. Gail. A&A 486, 229-237 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Molecules in the circumstellar disk orbiting BP Piscium." J. H. Kastner, B. Zuckerman, and T. Forveille. A&A 486, 239-244 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Evolution of the crystallization front in cometary models. Effect of the net energy released during crystallization." M. González, P. J. Gutiérrez, L. M. Lara, and R. Rodrigo. A&A 486, 331-340 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Tentative detection of phosphine in IRC +10216." M. Agúndez, J. Cernicharo, J. R. Pardo, M. Guélin, and T. G. Phillips. A&A 485, L33-L36 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Modeling the interstellar aromatic infrared bands with co-added spectra of PAHs." A. Pathak and S. Rastogi. A&A 485, 735-742 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Characterization of the carbon component in cometary Stardust samples by means of infrared and Raman spectroscopy." G. M. Muñoz Caro, E. Dartois, and K. Nakamura-Messenger. A&A 485, 743-751 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Theoretical investigation on the radical-neutral reaction mechanism of CP with CH2CO and the structural nature of several low-lying intermediates." L. Zhao, W. Kan, and H.-T. Yu. J Mol Struct THEOCHEM 861, 46-56 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Theoretical investigation of PH(X3Σ-) radical: Analytic potential energy function, spectroscopic parameters and vibrational manifolds (J = 0)." D.-H. Shi, J.-P. Zhang, Y.-F. Liu, J.-F. Sun, and B.-H. Yu. J Mol Struct THEOCHEM 861, 74-78 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Atomistic Simulations of CO Vibrations in Ices Relevant to Astrochemistry." N. Plattner and M. Meuwly. Chem Phys Chem 9, 1271-1277 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Complex Molecules in the L1157 Molecular Outflow." H. G. Arce, J. Santiago-García, J. K. Jørgensen, M. Tafalla, and R. Bachiller. ApJ 681, L21-L24 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Discovery of OH in Circumstellar Disks around Young Intermediate-Mass Stars." A. M. Mandell, M. J. Mumma, G. A. Blake, B. P. Bonev, G. L. Villanueva, and C. Salyk. ApJ 681, L25-L28 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Optical Spectrum of a Large Isolated Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon: Hexa-peri-hexabenzocoronene, C42H18." D. L. Kokkin, T. P. Troy, M. Nakajima, K. Nauta, T. D. Varberg, G. F. Metha, N. T. Lucas, and T. W. Schmidt. ApJ 681, L49-L51 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Interstellar atoms, molecules and diffuse bands toward SN2006X in M 100." N. L. J. Cox and F. Patat. A&A 485, L9-L12 (2008). ABSTRACT

"State to state rotational integral cross sections and rate coefficients of HCP collision with He at low temperature." K. Hammami, L.C. Owono Owono, N. Jaidane, and Z. Ben Lakhdar. J Mol Struct THEOCHEM 860, 45-51 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Theoretical study on structures and stability of SiCP2 isomers." F. Li, F.-H. Zhang, H.-L. Liu, G.-T. Yu, X.-R. Huang, and C.-C. Sun. J Mol Struct THEOCHEM 860, 95-100 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Accurate analytic potential energy function and spectroscopic study for CH (X2Π) radical using coupled-cluster theory in combination with the correlation-consistent quintuple basis set." D.-H. Shi, J.-P. Zhang, J.-F. Sun, Y.-F. Liu, Z.-L. Zhu, and B.-H. Yu. J Mol Struct THEOCHEM 860, 101-105 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Spectrum of hot water in the 4750-13000 cm-1 wavenumber range (0.769-2.1 μm)." N. F. Zobov, S. V. Shirin, R. I. Ovsyannikov, O. L. Polyansky, R. J. Barber, J. Tennyson, P. F. Bernath, M. Carleer, R. Colin, and P.-F. Coheur. MNRAS 387, 1093-1098 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Search for methane on Mars: Observations, interpretation and future work." T. Encrenaz. Adv Space Res 42, 1-5 (2008). ABSTRACT

"From Titan's tholins to Titan's aerosols: Isotopic study and chemical evolution at Titan's surface." M.-J. Nguyen, F. Raulin, P. Coll, S. Derenne, C. Szopa, G. Cernogora, G. Israël, J.-M. Bernard. Adv Space Res 42, 48-53 (2008). ABSTRACT

Published in June 2008

"Formation of interstellar 2,4-pentadiynylidyne, HCCCCC(X 2Π), via the neutral-neutral reaction of ground state carbon atom, C(2P), with diacetylene, HCCCCH(X 1ΣG+)." B. J. Sun, C. Y. Huang, H. H. Kuo, K. T. Chen, H. L. Sun, C. H. Huang, M. F. Tsai, C. H. Kao, Y. S. Wang, L. G. Gao, R. I. Kaiser, and A. H. H. Chang. J Chem Phys 128, 244303 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The electronic spectrum of the C2P free radical and a Renner-Teller analysis of the 2Delta; and X 2Pi; electronic states." F. X. Sunahori, J. Wei, and D. J. Clouthier. J Chem Phys 128, 244311 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Resonant states of H3+ and D2H+." B. C. Silva, P. Barletta, J. J. Munro, and J. Tennyson. J Chem Phys 128, 244312 (2008). ABSTRACT

"N2H+ and HC3N Observations of the Orion A Cloud." K. Tatematsu, R. Kandori, T. Umemoto, and Y. Sekimoto. Publ Astron Soc Japan 60, 407-419 (2008). PDF

"Theoretical study of the reaction mechanism of ethynyl radical with benzene and related reactions on the C8H7 potential energy surface." A. Landera, A. M. Mebel, and R. I. Kaiser. Chem Phys Lett 459, 54-59 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Water line lists close to experimental accuracy using a spectroscopically determined potential energy surface for H216O, H217O, and H218O." S. V. Shirin, N. F. Zobov, R. I. Ovsyannikov, O. L. Polyansky, and J. Tennyson. J Chem Phys 128, 224306 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Low-temperature inelastic collisions between hydrogen molecules and helium atoms." G. Tejeda, F. Thibault, J. M. Fernández, and S. Montero. J Chem Phys 128, 224308 (2008). ABSTRACT

"On the electronic structure of small cyclic carbon clusters." K. E. Yousaf and P. R. Taylor. Chem Phys 349, 58-68 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Theoretical study of the C6H3 potential energy surface and rate constants and product branching ratios of the C2H(2Σ+) + C4H2(1Σg+) and C4H(2Σ+) + C2H2(1Σg+) reactions." A. Landera, S. P. Krishtal, V. V. Kislov, A. M. Mebel, and R. I. Kaiser. J Chem Phys 128, 214301 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Dense Cloud Chemistry." V. Wakelam and E. Herbst. ApJ 680, 371-383 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Chemical Rates on Small Grains and PAHs: C+ Recombination and H2 Formation." M. G. Wolfire, A. G. G. M. Tielens, D. Hollenbach, and M. J. Kaufman. ApJ 680, 384-397 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Volatile Composition of Comet 17P/Holmes after Its Extraordinary Outburst." N. Dello Russo, R. J. Vervack, Jr., H. A. Weaver, M. M. Montgomery, R. Deshpande, Y. R. Fernández, and E. L. Martin. ApJ 680, 793-802 (2008). ABSTRACT

"6.7 GHz methanol absorption toward the Seyfert 2 galaxy NGC 3079." C. M. V. Impellizzeri, C. Henkel, A. L. Roy, and K. M. Menten. A&A 484, L43-L46 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Simultaneous mapping of H2O and H2O2 on Mars from infrared high-resolution imaging spectroscopy." T. Encrenaz, T. K. Greathouse, M. J. Richter, B. Bézard, T. Fouchet, F. Lefèvre, F. Montmessin, F. Forget, S. Lebonnois, and S. K. Atreya. Icarus 195, 547-556 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Spatially resolved SO2 ice on Io, observed in the near IR." C. Laver and I. de Pater. Icarus 195, 752-757 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The 12C/13C isotopic ratio in Titan hydrocarbons from Cassini/CIRS infrared spectra." C. A. Nixon, R. K. Achterberg, S. Vinatier, B. Bézard, A. Coustenis, P. G. J. Irwin, N. A. Teanby, R. de Kok, P. N. Romani, D. E. Jennings, G. L. Bjoraker, and F. M. Flasar. Icarus 195, 778-791 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Evidence of N2-ice on the surface of the icy dwarf Planet 136472 (2005 FY9)." S. C. Tegler, W. M. Grundy, F. Vilas, W. Romanishin, D. M. Cornelison, and G. J. Consolmagno. Icarus 195, 844-850 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Infrared Spectroscopy of Gas Phase Benzenium Ions: Protonated Benzene and Protonated Toluene, from 750 to 3400 cm-1." G. E. Douberly, A. M. Ricks, P. v. R. Schleyer, and M. A. Duncan. J Phys Chem A 112), 4869-4874 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Theoretical study on the [Si, C, P, S] potential energy surface." F. Li, F.-H. Zhang, H.-L. Liu, G.-T. Yu, X.-R. Huang, and C.-C. Sun. Chem Phys 348, 113-121 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Submillimeter Spectrum of Formic Acid." V. Lattanzi, A. Walters, B. J. Drouin, and J. C. Pearson. ApJS 176, 536-542 (2008). ABSTRACT

"High-Frequency Rotational Spectrum of Thioformaldehyde, H2CS, in the Ground Vibrational State." A. Maeda, I. R. Medvedev, M. Winnewisser, F. C. De Lucia, E. Herbst, H. S. P. Müller, M. Koerber, C. P. Endres, and S. Schlemmer. ApJS 176, 543-550 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Peculiar Volatile Composition of Comet 8P/Tuttle: A Contact Binary of Chemically Distinct Cometesimals?" B. P. Bonev, M. J. Mumma, Y. L. Radeva, M. A. DiSanti, E. L. Gibb, and G. L. Villanueva. ApJ 680, L61-L64 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Characteristic Low-Temperature Crystallization of Amorphous Mg-bearing Silicate Grains under Electron Irradiation." Y. Kimura, Y. Miyazaki, A. Kumamoto, M. Saito, and C. Kaito. ApJ 680, L89-L92 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Laboratory Detection of a Linear Carbon Chain Alcohol: HC4OH and Its Deuterated Species." M. Araki and N. Kuze. ApJ 680, L93-L96 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Absolute Single and Multiple Charge Exchange Cross Sections for Highly Charged C, N, and O Ions Colliding with CH4." N. Djuric, S. J. Smith, J. Simcic, and A. Chutjian. ApJ 679, 1661-1664 (2008). ABSTRACT

"On the Origin of Cometary C2 and C3: Hydrogen Atom Migration in Diacetylene?." D. Heymann. ApJ 679, 1665-1669 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Calculations on the Formation Rates and Mechanisms for CnH Anions in Interstellar and Circumstellar Media." E. Herbst and Y. Osamura. ApJ 679, 1670-1679 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The relation between CH and CN molecules and carriers of 5780 and 5797 diffuse interstellar bands." T. Weselak, G. A. Galazutdinov, F. A. Musaev, and J. Krełowski. A&A 484, 381-388 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Mapping the carbon monoxide coma of comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 1." M. Gunnarsson, D. Bockelée-Morvan, N. Biver, J. Crovisier, and H. Rickman. A&A 484, 537-546 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A study of the Martian water vapor over Hellas using OMEGA and PFS aboard Mars Express." T. Encrenaz, T. Fouchet, R. Melchiorri, P. Drossart, B. Gondet, Y. Langevin, J.-P. Bibring, F. Forget, L. Maltagliati, D. Titov, and V. Formisano. A&A 484, 547-553 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Observations of CO on Saturn and Uranus at millimeter wavelengths: new upper limit determinations." T. Cavalié, F. Billebaud, T. Fouchet, E. Lellouch, J. Brillet, and M. Dobrijevic. A&A 484, 555-561 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Extraterrestrial nucleobases in the Murchison meteorite." Z. Martins, O. Botta, M. L. Fogel, M. A. Sephton, D. P. Glavin, J. S. Watson, J. P. Dworkin, A. W. Schwartz, and P. Ehrenfreund. Earth Planet Sci Lett 270, 130-136 (2008). ABSTRACT   METEORITIC NUCLEOBASES CONFIRMED

"The characteristics of the IR emission features in the spectra of Herbig Ae stars: Evidence for chemical evolution." C. Boersma, J. Bouwman, F. Lahuis, C. van Kerckhoven, A. G. G. M. Tielens, L. B. F. M. Waters, and T. Henning. A&A 484, 241-249 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Structural signatures of medium-range order in annealed laboratory silicates." S. P. Thompson. A&A 484, 251-265 (2008). ABSTRACT

"IRAS 22036+5306: an Al2O3 oxide-dominated post-AGB star." M. M. Maldoni, T. R. Ireland and G. Robinson. MNRAS 386, 2290-2296 (2008). ABSTRACT

"First detection of hydroxyl in the atmosphere of Venus." G. Piccioni, P. Drossart, L. Zasova, A. Migliorini, J.-C. Gérard, F. P. Mills, A. Shakun, A. García Muñoz, N. Ignatiev, D. Grassi, V. Cottini, F. W. Taylor, S. Erard, and the VIRTIS-Venus Express Technical Team. A&A 483, L29-L33 (2008). ABSTRACT   OH DETECTED ON VENUS

"Formation of simple organic molecules in inner T Tauri disks." M. Agúndez, J. Cernicharo, and J. R. Goicoechea. A&A 483, 831-837 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Physical, Chemical, and Mineralogical Properties of Comet 81P/Wild 2 Particles Collected by Stardust." G. J. Flynn. Earth Moon Planets 102, 447-459 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Carbon in Meteoroids: Wild 2 Dust Analyses, IDPs and Cometary Dust Analogues." A. Rotundi and F. J. M. Rietmeijer. Earth Moon Planets 102, 473-483 (2008). ABSTRACT

Published in May 2008

"Laser induced fluorescence spectroscopy of NC3O." T. Yoshikawa, Y. Sumiyoshi, H. Takada, K. Hoshina, and Y. Endo. J Chem Phys 128, 204308 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Formation and distribution of benzene on Titan." V. Vuitton, R. V. Yelle, and J. Cui. J Geophys Res Planets 113, E05007 (2008). ABSTRACT

"UV-induced protonation of molecules adsorbed on ice surfaces at low temperature." E.-S. Moon, C.-W. Lee, J.-K. Kim, S.-C. Park, and H. Kang. J Chem Phys 128, 191101 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The reaction of methyl radical with nitrogen atom on the triplet potential energy surface: A CCSD(T)/CBS characterization." T. V. Alves, A. G. S. de Oliveira Filho, and F. R. Ornellas. Chem Phys Lett 457, 36-41 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Catalyzed Routes to Molecular Hydrogen Formation and Hydrogen Addition Reactions on Neutral Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons under Interstellar Conditions." E. Rauls and L. Hornekær. ApJ 679, 531-536 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Variations of the ν = 0, 1, 2, and 3, J = 1-0 SiO Masers of R Cassiopeia." G. C. McIntosh and A. M. Hayes. ApJ 678, 1324-1328, 2008. ABSTRACT

"CO Isotopologues in the Perseus Molecular Cloud Complex: the X-factor and Regional Variations." J. E. Pineda, P. Caselli, and A. A. Goodman. ApJ 679, 481-496 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Extended Silicate Dust Emission in Palomar-Green QSOs." M. Schweitzer, B. Groves, H. Netzer, D. Lutz, E. Sturm, A. Contursi, R. Genzel, L. J. Tacconi, S. Veilleux, D.-C. Kim, D. Rupke, and A. J. Baker. ApJ 679, 101-117 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Zeeman Effect on Lines in the (1,0) Band of the F4Δ - X4Δ Transition of the FeH Radical." J. J. Harrison, J. M. Brown, J. Chen, T. C. Steimle, and T. J. Sears. ApJ 679, 854-861 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Submillimeter-Wave Spectrum of the CS+ Radical Ion." S. Bailleux, A. Walters, E. Grigorova, and L. Margulès. ApJ 679, 920-924 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Anion photoelectron spectroscopy of C5H-." S. M. Sheehan, B. F. Parsons, T. A. Yen, M. R. Furlanetto, and D. M. Neumark. J Chem Phys 128, 174301 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Modeling of diffuse molecular gas applied to HD 102065 observations." C. Nehmé, J. Le Bourlot, F. Boulanger, G. Pineau des Forêts, and C. Gry. A&A 483, 485-493 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The role of carbon grains in the deuteration of H2." S. Cazaux, P. Caselli, V. Cobut, and J. Le Bourlot. A&A 483, 495-508 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Optical properties of silicon carbide for astrophysical applications. I. New laboratory infrared reflectance spectra and optical constants." K. M. Pitman, A. M. Hofmeister, A. B. Corman, and A. K. Speck. A&A 483, 661-672 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The electronic bands of CrD, CrH, MgD and MgH: application to the 'deuterium test'." Y. V. Pavlenko, G. J. Harris, J. Tennyson, H. R. A. Jones, J. M. Brown, C. Hill, and L. A. Yakovina. MNRAS 386, 1338-1346 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Silicates in Ultraluminous Infrared Galaxies." M. M. Sirocky, N. A. Levenson, M. Elitzur, H. W. W. Spoon, and L. Armus. ApJ 678, 729-743 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Mapping Warm Molecular Hydrogen with the Spitzer Infrared Array Camera (IRAC)." D. A. Neufeld and Y. Yuan. ApJ 678, 974-984 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The c2d Spitzer Spectroscopic Survey of Ices around Low-Mass Young Stellar Objects. I. H2O and the 5-8 μm Bands." A. C. A. Boogert, K. M. Pontoppidan, C. Knez, F. Lahuis, J. Kessler-Silacci, E. F. van Dishoeck, G. A. Blake, J.-C. Augereau, S. E. Bisschop, S. Bottinelli, T. Y. Brooke, J. Brown, A. Crapsi, N. J. Evans II, H. J. Fraser, V. Geers, T. L. Huard, J. K. Jørgensen, K. I. Öberg, L. E. Allen, P. M. Harvey, D. W. Koerner, L. G. Mundy, D. L. Padgett, A. I. Sargent, and K. R. Stapelfeldt. ApJ 678, 985-1004 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The c2d Spitzer Spectroscopic Survey of Ices around Low-Mass Young Stellar Objects. II. CO2." K. M. Pontoppidan, A. C. A. Boogert, H. J. Fraser, E. F. van Dishoeck, G. A. Blake, F. Lahuis, K. I. Öberg, N. J. Evans II, and C. Salyk. ApJ 678, 1005-1031 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The c2d Spitzer Spectroscopic Survey of Ices around Low-Mass Young Stellar Objects. III. CH4." K. I. Öberg, A. C. A. Boogert, K. M. Pontoppidan, G. A. Blake, N. J. Evans, F. Lahuis, and E. F. van Dishoeck. ApJ 678, 1032-1041 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Rotational Transitions of CO+ Induced by Atomic Hydrogen." S. Andersson, G. Barinovs, and G. Nyman. ApJ 678, 1042-1048 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A Molecular Line Observation toward Massive Clumps Associated with Infrared Dark Clouds." T. Sakai, N. Sakai, K. Kamegai, T. Hirota, N. Yamaguchi, S. Shiba, and S. Yamamoto. ApJ 678, 1049-1069 (2008). ABSTRACT

"C2 in Peculiar DQ White Dwarfs." P. B. Hall and A. J. Maxwell. ApJ 678, 1292-1297 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Tracing Shocks and Photodissociation in the Galactic Center Region." S. Martín, M. A. Requena-Torres, J. Martín-Pintado, and R. Mauersberger. ApJ 678, 245-254 (2008). ABSTRACT

"FT-MW and Millimeter Wave Spectroscopy of PANHs: Phenanthridine, Acridine, and 1,10-Phenanthroline." D. McNaughton, P. D. Godfrey, R. D. Brown, S. Thorwirth, and J.-U. Grabow. ApJ 678, 309-315 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Infrared Spectra of Very Large, Compact, Highly Symmetric, Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs)." C. W. Bauschlicher, Jr., E. Peeters, and L. J. Allamandola. ApJ 678, 316-327 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Near infrared emission spectrum of HCN." G. C. Mellau, B. P. Winnewisser, and M. Winnewisser. J Mol Spectrosc 249, 23-42 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A theoretical investigation on the HCCS radical and its ions." C. Puzzarini. Chem Phys 346, 45-52 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Rotational spectra and hyperfine structure of isotopic species of deuterated cyanoacetylene, DC3N." H. Spahn, H. S.P. Müller, T. F. Giesen, J.-U. Grabow, M. E. Harding, J. Gauss, and S. Schlemmer. Chem Phys 346, 132-138 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Accurate ab initio computation of thermochemical data for C3Hx (x=0,...,4) species." J. Aguilera-Iparraguirre, A. D. Boese, W. Klopper, and B. Ruscic. Chem Phys 346, 56-68 (2008). ABSTRACT

"First detection of CO in a high-redshift damped Lyman-α system." R. Srianand, P. Noterdaeme, C. Ledoux, and P. Petitjean. A&A 482, L39-L42 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Extended CO emission in the field of the light echo of V838 Monocerotis." T. Kaminski. A&A 482, 803-808 (2008). ABSTRACT

"SiO line emission from C-type shock waves: interstellar jets and outflows." A. Gusdorf, S. Cabrit, D. R. Flower, and G. Pineau des Forêts. A&A 482, 809-829 (2008). ABSTRACT

"First observation of 628 CO2 isotopologue band at 3.3 μm in the atmosphere of Venus by solar occultation from Venus Express." J.-L. Bertaux, A. C. Vandaele, V. Wilquet, F. Montmessin, R. Dahoo, E. Villard, O. Korablev, and A. Fedorova. Icarus 195, 28-33 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Identification of a new band system of isotopic CO2 near 3.3 μm: Implications for remote sensing of biomarker gases on Mars." G. L. Villanueva, M. J. Mumma, R. E. Novak, and T. Hewagama. Icarus 195, 34-44 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A refractory Ca-SiO-H2-O2 vapor condensation experiment with implications for calciosilica dust transforming to silicate and carbonate minerals." F. J. M. Rietmeijer, A. Pun, Y. Kimura, and J. A. Nuth III. Icarus 195, 493-503 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The FeH F 4Δ-X 4Δ system. Creating a valuable diagnostic tool to explore solar and stellar magnetic fields." N. Afram, S. V. Berdyugina, D. M. Fluri, S. K. Solanki, and A. Lagg. A&A 482, 387-395 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Detection of 6 K gas in Ophiuchus D." J. Harju, M. Juvela, S. Schlemmer, L. K. Haikala, K. Lehtinen, and K. Mattila. A&A 482, 535-539 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Chemical and morphological evolution of a silicate surface under low-energy ion irradiation." C. Davoisne, H. Leroux, M. Frère, J. Gimblot, L. Gengembre, Z. Djouadi, V. Ferreiro, L. d'Hendecourt, and A. Jones. A&A 482, 541-548 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Parametrization of C-shocks. Evolution of the sputtering of grains." I. Jiménez-Serra, P. Caselli, J. Martín-Pintado, and T. W. Hartquist. A&A 482, 549-559 (2008). ABSTRACT

Published in April 2008

"Review of quantitative spectroscopy of polyynes." A. Jolly and Y. Benilan. J Quant Spectrosc Radiat Trans 109, 963-973 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Laboratory Studies of the Chemistry of Transneptunian Object Surface Materials." R. L. Hudson, M. E. Palumbo, G. Strazzulla, M. H. Moore, J. F. Cooper, S. J. and Sturner. In The Solar System Beyond Neptune, Eds. M. A. Barucci, H. Boehnhardt, D. P. Cruikshank, and A. Morbidelli. (University of Arizona Press, Tucson) 507-523, 2008. ABSTRACT

"Hydrogenation of CO on a silica surface: An embedded cluster approach." T. P. M. Goumans, C. R. A. Catlow, and W. A. Brown. J Chem Phys 128, 134709 (2008). ABSTRACT

"UV photolysis of polyynes at λ=254 nm and at λ>222 nm." F. Cataldo, G. Strazzulla, and S. Iglesias-Grotha. Int J Astrobio 7, 107-116 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Proton order in the ice crystal surface." V. Buch, H. Groenzin, I. Li, M. J. Shultz, and E. Tosatti. Proc Nat Acad Sci 105, 5969-5974 (2008) ABSTRACT

"The C3N- anion: First detection of its electronic luminescence in rare gas solids." M. Turowski, M. Gronowski, S. Boyé-Péronne, S. Douin, L. Monéron, C. Crépin, and R. Kołos. J Chem Phys 128, 164304 (2008). ABSTRACT

"C5N- anion and new carbenic isomers of cyanodiacetylene: A matrix isolation IR study." A. Coupeaud, M. Turowski, M. Gronowski, N. Piétri, I. Couturier-Tamburelli, R. Kołos, and J.-P. Aycard. J Chem Phys 128, 154303 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Density-functional study of structural and electronic properties of SinCn (n=1-10) clusters." J. Hou and B. Song. J Chem Phys 128, 154304 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Matrix isolation IR spectroscopic and ab initio studies of C3N- and related species." R. Kołos, M. Gronowski, and P. Botschwina. J Chem Phys 128, 154305 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Ab initio potential energy surfaces for the study of rotationally inelastic CH(X2Π)+H(2S) collisions." D. Ben Abdallah, F. Najar, N. Jaidane, Z. Ben Lakhdar, and P. Honvault. Chem Phys Lett 456, 7-12 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Formation of hydrogen peroxide and water from the reaction of cold hydrogen atoms with solid oxygen at 10 K." N. Miyauchi, H. Hidaka, T. Chigai, A. Nagaoka, N. Watanabe, and A. Kouchi. Chem Phys Lett 456, 27-30 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Laboratory and Astronomical Detection of the Negative Molecular Ion C3N-." P. Thaddeus, C. A. Gottlieb, H. Gupta, S. Brünken, M. C. McCarthy, M. Agúndez, M. Guélin, and J. Cernicharo. ApJ 677, 1132-1139 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Detection of amino acetonitrile in Sgr B2(N)." A. Belloche, K. M. Menten, C. Comito, H. S. P. Müller, P. Schilke, J. Ott, S. Thorwirth, and C. Hieret. A&A 482, 179-196 (2008). ABSTRACT    ERRATUM   AMINO ACETONITRILE DETECTED

"First disk-resolved millimeter observations of Io's surface and SO2 atmosphere." A. Moullet, E. Lellouch, R. Moreno, M. A. Gurwell, and C. Moore. A&A 482, 279-292 (2008). ABSTRACT

"New laboratory measurements of CH4 in Titan's conditions and a reanalysis of the DISR near-surface spectra at the Huygens landing site." D. Jacquemart, E. Lellouch, B. Bézard, C. de Bergh, A. Coustenis, N. Lacome, B. Schmitt, and M. Tomasko. P&SS 56, 613-623 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Electronic structure of simple phosphorus containing molecules [C,xH,O,P] candidate for astrobiology (x=1, 3, 5)." M. Lattelais, F. Pauzat, J. Pilmé, and Y. Ellinger. Phys Chem Chem Phys 10, 2089-2097 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Detection of the CCP Radical (X 2Πr) in IRC +10216: A New Interstellar Phosphorus-containing Species." D. T. Halfen, D. J. Clouthier, and L. M. Ziurys. ApJ 677, L101-L104 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Spectra of Carbon Nanoparticles: Laboratory Simulation of the Aromatic CH Emission Feature at 3.29 μm." A. Hu and W. W. Duley. ApJ 677, L153-L156 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Electronic Spectra of MgC2nH (n = 1-3) Chains in the Gas Phase." H. Ding, C. Apetrei, L. Chacaga, and J. P. Maier. ApJ 677, 348-352 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Impact of irradiated methane ice crusts on compositional interpretations of TNOs." R. Brunetto and T. L. Roush. A&A 481, 879-882 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Theoretical study on the structures, isomerization and stability of SiC3H isomers." H. Sun, N. Tan, H. He, X. Pan, Z. Su, and R. Wang. Theor Chem Account 119, 501-509 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Thermal desorption of CH4 retained in CO2 ice." R. Luna, C. Millán, M. Domingo, and M. Á. Satorre. Astrophys Space Sci 314, 113-119 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Extreme deuterium enrichment of organic radicals in the Orgueil meteorite: Revisiting the interstellar interpretation?" D. Gourier, F. Robert, O. Delpoux, L. Binet, H. Vezin, A. Moissette, and S. Derenne. Geochim Cosmochim Acta 72, 1914-1923 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Sequestration of Ethane in the Cryovolcanic Subsurface of Titan." O. Mousis and B. Schmitt. ApJ 677, L67-L70 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Molecular Tracers of High-Mass Star Formation in External Galaxies." E. Bayet, S. Viti, D. A. Williams, and J. M. C. Rawlings. ApJ 676, 978-990 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Rotational Spectrum of TiO2." S. Brünken, H. S. P. Müller, K. M. Menten, M. C. McCarthy, and P. Thaddeus. ApJ 676, 1367-1371 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A Reassessment of Prebiotic Organic Synthesis in Neutral Planetary Atmospheres." H. J. Cleaves, J. H. Chalmers, A. Lazcano, S. L. Miller, and J. L. Bada. Orig Life Evol Biosph 38, 105-115 (2008). ABSTRACT

"S2O, polysulfuroxide and sulfur polymer on Io's surface?" D. Baklouti, B. Schmitt and O. Brissaud. Icarus 194, 647-659 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Low temperature (39-298 K) kinetics study of the reactions of the C4H radical with various hydrocarbons observed in Titan's atmosphere." C. Berteloite, S. D. Le Picard, P. Birza, M.-C. Gazeau, A. Canosa, Y. Bénilan, and I. R. Sims. Icarus 194, 746-757 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Carbon dioxide segregation in 1:4 and 1:9 CO2:H2O ices." R. Hodyss, P. V. Johnson, G. E. Orzechowska, J. D. Goguen, and I. Kanik. Icarus 194, 836-842 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Quantum scattering of NO(X2Π) with He(1S): Temperature dependence of rotational (de)-excitation rate coefficients." J. Klos, F. Lique, and M. H. Alexander. Chem Phys Lett 455, 1-5 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Spectra of the dications of benzene, naphthalene and azulene." J. H.D. Eland. Chem Phys 345, 82-86 (2008). ABSTRACT

"On the nature of outflows in intermediate-mass protostars: a case study of IRAS 20050+2720." M. T. Beltrán, R. Estalella, J. M. Girart, P. T. P. Ho, and G. Anglada. A&A 481, 93-105 (2008). ABSTRACT

"SMA observations of young disks: separating envelope, disk, and stellar masses in class I YSOs." D. Lommen, J. K. Jørgensen, E. F. van Dishoeck, and A. Crapsi. A&A 481, 141-147 (2008). ABSTRACT

"CASPT2 investigation of ethane dissociation and methyl recombination using canonical variational transition state theory." H. Li, B.-Z. Chen, and M.-B. Huang. Int J Chem Kinetics 40, 161-173 (2008). ABSTRACT

Published in March 2008

"Anomalous absorption in rhomboidal SiC3 molecules." S. Chandra and S. V. Shinde. Bull Astr Soc India 36, 55-63 (2008). PDF

"The adsorption and desorption of ethanol ices from a model grain surface." D. J. Burke, A. J. Wolff, J. L. Edridge, and W. A. Brown. J Chem Phys 128, 104702 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Theoretical study of hydrogen-bonded complexes of benzene with hydrides of astrochemical interest." M. Nait Achour, M. R. Belmecheri, G. Berthier, and R. Savinelli. Int J Quantum Chem 108, 423-429 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Formation of simple organic molecules in the interstellar medium." A. F. Jalbout, F. F. Contreras-Torres, and A. De Leon. Int J Quantum Chem 108, 598-606 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Thermal Methanol Observations of the Outflow from the G31.41+0.31 Hot Molecular Core." E. Araya, P. Hofner, S. Kurtz, L. Olmi, and H. Linz. ApJ 675, 420-426 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Fragmentation branching ratios of highly excited hydrocarbon molecules CnH and their cations CnH+ (n<=4)." T. Tuna, M. Chabot, T. Pino, P. Désesquelles, A. LePadellec, G. Martinet, M. Barat, B. Lucas, F. Mezdari, L. Montagnon, N. T. Van-Oanh, L. Lavergne, A. Lachaize, Y. Carpentier, and K. Béroff. J Chem Phys 128, 124312 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The presence of methane in the atmosphere of an extrasolar planet." M. R. Swain, G. Vasisht, and G. Tinetti. Nature 452, 329-331 (2008). ABSTRACT   EXTRASOLAR PLANETARY METHANE

"Theoretical Study of the Reaction Mechanism of HCN+ and CH4 of Relevance to Titan's Ion Chemistry." Y. Li, H. Liu, X.Huang, C. Geng, C. Sun, and A. Tang. J Phys Chem A 112, 2693-2701 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Middle UV to near-IR spectrum of electron-excited SO2." J. M. Ajello, A. Aguilar, R. S. Mangina, G. K. James, P. Geissler, and L. Trafton. J Geophys Res Planets 113, E03003 (2008). ABSTRACT

"First Detection of 13CO (1→0) Emission from Two Narrow-Line Seyfert 1 Galaxies." T. Kawaguchi, K. Nakanishi, K. Kohno, K. Ohta, and K. Aoki. ApJ 676, 137-146 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A Survey of 3.3 μm PAH Emission in Planetary Nebulae." E. C. D. Smith and I. S. McLean. ApJ 676, 408-415 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Interstellar Enols Are Formed in Plasma Discharges of Alcohols." J. Wang, Y. Li, T. Zhang, Z. Tian, B. Yang, K. Zhang, F. Qi, A. Zhu, Z. Cui, and C.-Y. Ng. ApJ 676, 416-419 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Molecular asymmetry in extraterrestrial chemistry: Insights from a pristine meteorite." S. Pizzarello, Y. Huang, and M. R. Alexandre. Proc Nat Acad Sci 105, 3700-3704 (2008). ABSTRACT   NEW DATA ON NON-RACEMIC METEORITIC AMINO ACIDS

"Organic Molecules and Water in the Planet Formation Region of Young Circumstellar Disks." J. S. Carr and J. R. Najita. Science 319, 1504-1506 (2008). ABSTRACT SPITZER FINDS ORGANICS AND WATER IN PLANET- FORMING REGION

"PLANETARY SCIENCE: Observing Our Origins." F. J. Ciesla. Science 319, 1488-189 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Structure and stability of HSNO, the simplest S-nitrosothiol." Q. K. Timerghazin, G. H. Peslherbe, and A. M. English. Phys Chem Chem Phys 20, 1532-1539 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Detection of 'parent' molecules from the inner wind of AGB stars as tracers of non-equilibrium chemistry." L. Decin, I. Cherchneff, S. Hony, S. Dehaes, C. De Breuck, and K. M. Menten. A&A 480, 431-438 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Nitrogen superfractionation in dense cloud cores." S. D. Rodgers and S. B. Charnley. MNRAS 385, L48-L52 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Rotational excitation of methylidynium (CH+) by helium atom at low temperature." K. Hammami, L.C. Owono Owono, N. Jaidane, and Z. Ben Lakhdar. J Mol Struct THEOCHEM 853, 18-26 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Formation of CO2 on a carbonaceous surface: a quantum chemical study." T. P. M. Goumans, M. A. Uppal, and W. A. Brown. MNRAS 384, 1158-1164 (2008). ABSTRACT

"H2O and OH Gas in the Terrestrial Planet-forming Zones of Protoplanetary Disks." C. Salyk, K. M. Pontoppidan, G. A. Blake, F. Lahuis, E. F. van Dishoeck, and N. J. Evans II. ApJ 676, L49-L52 (2008). ABSTRACT   SPITZER FINDS ORGANICS AND WATER IN PLANET- FORMING REGION

"On the Presence of Water and Global Circulation in the Transiting Planet HD 189733b." T. S. Barman. ApJ 676, L61-L64 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Effects of Doubly Ionized Chemistry on SH+ and S+2 Abundances in X-Ray-dominated Regions." N. P. Abel, S. R. Federman, and P. C. Stancil. ApJ 675, L81-L842 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Detection of Interstellar Cyanoformaldehyde (CNCHO)." A. J. Remijan, J. M. Hollis, F. J. Lovas, W. D. Stork, P. R. Jewell, and D. S. Meier. ApJ 675, L85-L88 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Detection of HCO2+ toward the Low-Mass Protostar IRAS 04368+2557 in L1527." N. Sakai, T. Sakai, Y. Aikawa, and S. Yamamoto. ApJ 675, L89-L92 (2008). ABSTRACT    ERRATUM

"3-5 μm Spectroscopy of Obscured AGNs in ULIRGs." E. Sani, G. Risaliti, M. Salvati, R. Maiolino, A. Marconi, S. Berta, V. Braito, R. Della Ceca, and A. Franceschini. ApJ 675, 96-105 (2008). ABSTRACT

"High-excitation OH and H2O Lines in Markarian 231: The Molecular Signatures of Compact Far-infrared Continuum Sources." E. González-Alfonso, H. A. Smith, M. L. N. Ashby, J. Fischer, L. Spinoglio, and T. W. Grundy. ApJ 675, 303-315 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Hydrogen Isocyanide in Comet 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann (Fragment B)." D. C. Lis, D. Bockelée-Morvan, J. Boissier, J. Crovisier, N. Biver, and S. B. Charnley. ApJ 675, 931-936 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Millimeter- and Submillimeter-Wave Spectrum of 13C1-Methyl Formate (H13COOCH3) in the Ground State." A. Maeda, I. R. Medvedev, F. C. De Lucia, and E. Herbst. ApJS 175, 138-146 (2008). ABSTRACT

"CN in prestellar cores." P. Hily-Blant, M. Walmsley, G. Pineau des Forêts, and D. Flower. A&A 480, L5-L8 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Microwave Spectra of Molecules of Astrophysical Interest. XXVI. Acetic Acid (CH3COOH)." V. Ilyushin, I. Kleiner, and F. J. Lovas. J Phys Chem Ref Data 37, 97-265 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Theoretical studies on the mechanisms of NCCO + O2 reaction." Y.-Z. Tang, J.-Y. Sun, H. Sun, Y.-R. Pan, and R.-S. Wang. Theor Chem Account 119, 297-303 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Structural and vibrational theoretical analysis of protonated formaldehyde in its X 1A' ground electronic state." M. E. Castro, A. Niño, and C. Muñoz-Caro. Theor Chem Account 119, 343-354 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Quantum dynamics of C(3P) + OH(X2Π) → H(2S) + CO(X1Σ+) reaction." S. Y. Lin, H. Guo, and P. Honvault. Chem Phys Lett 453, 140-144 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Electron impact excitations of S2 molecules." M. Toshiro. Chem Phys Lett 453, 145-149 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Extended Red Emission and the evolution of carbonaceous nanograins in NGC 7023." O. Berné, C. Joblin, M. Rapacioli, J. Thomas, J.-C. Cuillandre, and Y. Deville. A&A 479, L41-L44 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The circumstellar environment of high-mass protostellar objects IV. C17O observations and depletion." H. S. Thomas and G. A. Fuller. A&A 479, 751-760 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Circumstellar water vapour in M-type AGB stars: radiative transfer models, abundances, and predictions for HIFI." M. Maercker, F. L. Schöier, H. Olofsson, P. Bergman, and S. Ramstedt. A&A 479, 779-791 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Ion irradiation of H2O ice on top of sulfurous solid residues and its relevance to the Galilean satellites." O. Gomis and G. Strazzulla. Icarus 194, 146-152 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The role of organic haze in Titan's atmospheric chemistry I. Laboratory investigation on heterogeneous reaction of atomic hydrogen with Titan tholin." Y. Sekine, H. Imanaka, T. Matsui, B. N. Khare, E. L. O. Bakes, C. P. McKay, and S. Sugita. Icarus 194, 186-200 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The role of organic haze in Titan's atmospheric chemistry II. Effect of heterogeneous reaction to the hydrogen budget and chemical composition of the atmosphere." Y. Sekine, S. Lebonnois, H. Imanaka, T. Matsui, E. L. O. Bakes, C. P. McKay, B. N. Khare, and S. Sugita. Icarus 194, 201-211 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The organic composition of Comet C/2001 A2 (LINEAR) I. Evidence for an unusual organic chemistry." K. Magee-Sauer, M. J. Mumma, M. A. DiSanti, N. Dello Russo, E. L. Gibb, B. P. Bonev, and G. L. Villanueva. Icarus 194, 347-356 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A comparison of modeled and observed intensity profiles for C2, CN, and the blue continuum for Comet Bradfield (1987s)." T.A. Ellis. Icarus 194, 357-367 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Radiation chemistry of H2O + O2 ices." P. D. Cooper, M. H. Moore, and R. L. Hudson. Icarus 194, 379-388 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Ethynyl (C2H) in Massive Star formation: Tracing the Initial Conditions?" H. Beuther, D. Semenov, T. Henning, and H. Linz. ApJ 675, L33-L36 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Submillimeter-wave spectroscopy of HCO+ in the excited vibrational states." T. Hirao, S. Yu, and T. Amano. J Mol Spectrosc 248, 26-40 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Potential energy function of CN-." V. Spirko and R. Polák. J Mol Spectrosc 248, 77-80 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Rotational analysis of the (3, 6) band in the comet-tail (A2Πi-X2Σ+) system of CO+." Y. Wu, X. Yang, Y. Guo, and Y. Chen. J Mol Spectrosc 248, 781-84 (2008). ABSTRACT

Published in February 2008

"Reaction dynamics of Si (3PJ) + O2 → SiO (X 2Σ+) + O studied by a crossed-beam laser-induced fluorescence technique." R. Yamashiro, Y. Matsumoto, and K. Honma. J Chem Phys 128, 084308 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Molecular Evolution and Star Formation: From Prestellar Cores to Protostellar Cores." Y. Aikawa, V. Wakelam, R. T. Garrod, and E. Herbst. ApJ 674, 984-996 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Unraveling the Dynamics of the C(3P,1D) + C2H2 Reactions by the Crossed Molecular Beam Scattering Technique." F. Leonori, R. Petrucci, E. Segoloni, A. Bergeat, K. M. Hickson, N. Balucani, and P. Casavecchia. J Phys Chem A 112, 1363-1379 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The ν1 CH stretching mode of the ketenyl (HCCO) radical." M. J. Wilhelm, W. McNavage, R. Groller, and H.-L. Dai. J Chem Phys 128, 064313 (2008). ABSTRACT

"SWAS Observations of Water in Molecular Outflows." J. Franklin, R. L. Snell, M. J. Kaufman, G. J. Melnick, D. A. Neufeld, D. J. Hollenbach, and E. A. Bergin. ApJ 674, 1015-1031 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Formation of Nitrogen and Hydrogen-bearing Molecules in Solid Ammonia and Implications for Solar System and Interstellar Ices." W. Zheng, D. Jewitt, Y. Osamura, and R. I. Kaiser. ApJ 674, 1242-1250 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Ultraviolet observations of Phoebe from the Cassini UVIS." A. R. Hendrix and C. J. Hansen. Icarus 193, 323-333 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Hydrocarbons on Saturn's satellites Iapetus and Phoebe." D. P. Cruikshank, E. Wegryn, C. M. Dalle Ore, R. H. Brown, J.-P. Bibring, B. J. Buratti, R. N. Clark, T .B. McCord, P. D. Nicholson, Y. J. Pendleton, T. C. Owen, G. Filacchione, A. Coradini, P. Cerroni, F. Capaccioni, R. Jaumann, R. M. Nelson, K. H. Baines, C. Sotin, G. Bellucci, M. Combes, Y. Langevin, B. Sicardy, D. L. Matson, V. Formisano, P. Drossart, and V. Mennella. Icarus 193, 334-343 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Amino acids produced from the ultraviolet/extreme-ultraviolet irradiation of naphthalene in a H2O+NH3 ice mixture." Y.-J. Chen, M. Nuevo, T.-S. Yih, W.-H. Ip, H.-S. Fung, C.-Y. Cheng, H.-R. Tsai and C.-Y. R. Wu. MNRAS 384, 605-610 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Detection of circumstellar CH2CHCN, CH2CN, CH3CCH, and H2CS." M. Agúndez, J. P. Fonfría, J. Cernicharo, J. R. Pardo, and M. Guélin. A&A 479, 493-501 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Surface composition and temperature of the TNO Orcus." M. A. Barucci, F. Merlin, A. Guilbert, C. de Bergh, A. Alvarez-Candal, O. Hainaut, A. Doressoundiram, C. Dumas, T. Owen, and A. Coradini. A&A 479, L13-L16 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Relation between CH cation and neutral/molecular hydrogen." T. Weselak, G. Galazutdinov, F. Musaev, and J. Krełowski. A&A 479, 149-154 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The far-infrared and microwave spectra of the CH radical in the ν = 1 level of the X 2Π state." M. Jackson, L. R. Zink, M. C. McCarthy, L. Perez, and J. M. Brown. J Mol Spectrosc 247, 128-139 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Desorption of Hot Molecules from Photon Irradiated Interstellar Ices." J. D. Thrower, D. J. Burke, M. P. Collings, A. Dawes, P. D. Holtom, F. Jamme, P. Kendall, W. A. Brown, I. P. Clark, H. J. Fraser, M. R. S. McCoustra, N. J. Mason, and A. W. Parker. ApJ 673, 1233-1239 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Rotational Spectrum of Anti-Ethylamine (CH3CH2NH2) from 10 to 270 GHz: A Laboratory Study and Astronomical Search in Sgr B2(N)." A. J. Apponi, M. Sun, D. T. Halfen, L. M. Ziurys, and H. S. P. Müller. ApJ 673, 1240-1248 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Reaction kinetics to low temperatures. Dicarbon + acetylene, methylacetylene, allene and propene from 77 < T < 296 K." N. Daugey, P. Caubet, A. Bergeat, M. Costes, and K. M. Hickson. Phys Chem Chem Phys 10, 729-237 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Nature of the Dense Core Population in the Pipe Nebula: A Survey of NH3, CCS, and HC5N Molecular Line Emission." J. M. Rathborne, C. J. Lada, A. A. Muench, J. F. Alves, and M. Lombardi. ApJS 174, 396-425 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Extraterrestrial Flux of Potentially Prebiotic C, N, and P to the Early Earth." M. Pasek and D. Lauretta. Orig Life Evol Biosph 38, 5-21 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A Detailed Study of the Amino Acids Produced from the Vacuum UV Irradiation of Interstellar Ice Analogs." M. Nuevo, G. Auger, D. Blanot, and L. d'Hendecourt. Orig Life Evol Biosph 38, 37-56 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Complex Organic Materials in the Circumstellar Disk of HR 4796A." J. H. Debes, A. J. Weinberger, and G. Schneider. ApJ 673, L191-L194 (2008). ABSTRACT    ERRATUM    THOLINS IN HR 4796A?

"Red is a sign of life to come?" Astron Geophys 49, No. 1, 1.05 (2008) ABSTRACT

"Chemical and Thermal Structure of Protoplanetary Disks as Observed with ALMA." D. Semenov, Y. Pavlyuchenkov, T. Henning, S. Wolf, and R. Launhardt. ApJ 673, L195-L198 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A Self-Perpetuating Catalyst for the Production of Complex Organic Molecules in Protostellar Nebulae." J. A. Nuth III, N. M. Johnson, and S. Manning. ApJ 673, L225-L228 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Can we estimate H2 (j = 0) rate coefficients from He rate coefficients? Application to the SiS molecule." F. Lique, R. Tobola, J. Klos, N. Feautrier, A. Spielfiedel, L. F. M. Vincent, G. Chalasinski, and M. H. Alexander. A&A 478, 567-574 (2008). ABSTRACT

Published in January 2008

"Hydrogen peroxide formation following the vacuum ultraviolet photodissociation of water ice films at 90 K." A. Yabushita, T. Hama, D. Iida, and M. Kawasaki. J Chem Phys 129, 014709 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Precise dipole moment and quadrupole coupling constants of benzonitrile." K. Wohlfart, M. Schnell, J.-U. Grabow, and J. Küpper. J Mol Spectrosc 247, 119-121 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Does the ion-molecule reaction between HCCH+ and HCN lead to CH2CHCN+? A computational and experimental study of the reverse process." K. J. Jobst, S. A. Hasan, and J. K. Terlouw. Chem Phys Lett 450, 243-247 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A Theoretical Study of the Formation of the Aminoacetonitrile Precursor of Glycine on Icy Grain Mantles in the Interstellar Medium." D. M. Koch, C. Toubin, G. H. Peslherbe, and J. T. Hynes. J Phys Chem C 112, 2972-2980 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Fully Sampled Maps of Ices and Silicates in Front of Cepheus A East with the Spitzer Space Telescope." P. Sonnentrucker, D. A. Neufeld, P. A. Gerakines, E. A. Bergin, G. J. Melnick, W. J. Forrest, J. L. Pipher, and D. C. B. Whittet. ApJ 672, 361-370 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Equilibrium structure and energetics of CHNO isomers: Steps towards ab initio rovibrational spectra of quasi-linear molecules." M. Mladenovic and M. Lewerenz. Chem Phys 343, 129-140 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Renner-Teller effect in five-atomic molecules: Ab initio investigation of the spectrum of C5-." Chem Phys 343, 141-157 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Photodissociation of small carbonaceous molecules of astrophysical interest." M. C. van Hemert and E. F. van Dishoeck. Chem Phys 343, 292-302 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Comparison of Comet 81P/Wild 2 Dust with Interplanetary Dust from Comets." H. A. Ishii, J. P. Bradley, Z. R. Dai, M. Chi, A. T. Kearsley, M. J. Burchell, N. D. Browning, and F. Molster. Science 319, 447-450 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Ices of CO2/H2O Mixtures. Reflection-Absorption IR Spectroscopy and Theoretical Calculations." B. Maté, O. Gálvez, B. Martín-Llorente, M. A. Moreno, V. J. Herrero, R. Escribano, and E. Artacho. J Phys Chem A 112, 457-465 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Characterization of cyclic and linear C3H- and C3H via anion photoelectron spectroscopy." S. M. Sheehan, B. F. Parsons, J. Zhou, E. Garand, T. A. Yen, D. T. Moore, and D. M. Neumark. J Chem Phys 128, 034301 (2008). ABSTRACT

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"A Detailed Analysis of the Dust Formation Zone of IRC +10216 Derived from Mid-Infrared Bands of C2H2 and HCN." J. P. Fonfría, J. Cernicharo, M. J. Richter, and J. H. Lacy. ApJ 673, 445-469 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Sequestration of Noble Gases by H3+ in Protoplanetary Disks and Outer Solar System Composition." O. Mousis, F. Pauzat, Y. Ellinger, and C. Ceccarelli. ApJ 673, 637-646 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Chemistry in low-mass star forming regions." Y. Aikawa. Astrophys Space Sci 313, 35-40 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Unveiling the chemistry of hot protostellar cores with ALMA." M. Guélin, N. Brouillet, J. Cernicharo, F. Combes, and A. Wooten. Astrophys Space Sci 313, 45-51 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Interstellar deuteroammonia." D. C. Lis, M. Gerin, E. Roueff, T. G. Phillips, and D. R. Poelman. Astrophys Space Sci 313, 77-80 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Chemistry in the ISM: the ALMA (r)evolution. The cloudy crystal ball of one astrochemist." E. Herbst. Astrophys Space Sci 313, 129-134 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Complex organic molecules in an early stage of protostellar evolution." N. Sakai, T. Sakai, and S. Yamamoto. Astrophys Space Sci 313, 153-157 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Planetary atmospheres with ALMA." E. Lellouch. Astrophys Space Sci 313, 175-181 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Cometary science with ALMA." D. Bockelée-Morvan. Astrophys Space Sci 313, 183-189 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Chemistry in the circumstellar medium. Unveiling the dust formation zone." T. J. Millar. Astrophys Space Sci 313, 223-227 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Understanding the chemical complexity in Circumstellar Envelopes of C-Rich AGB stars: the case of IRC +10216." M. Agúndez, J. Cernicharo, J. R. Pardo, J. P. Fonfría Expósito, M. Guélin, E. D. Tenenbaum, L. M. Ziurys, and A. J. Apponi. Astrophys Space Sci 313, 229-233 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Chemical complexity in galaxies." J. L. Turner and D. S. Meier. Astrophys Space Sci 313, 267-272 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Chemistry in luminous AGN and starburst galaxies." S. Aalto. Astrophys Space Sci 313, 273-278 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Galactic Center as nearby extragalactic chemical laboratory." S. Martín, M. A. Requena-Torres, J. Martín-Pintado, and R. Mauersberger. Astrophys Space Sci 313, 303-306 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Molecular signature of star formation at high redshifts." S. Viti and C. J. Lintott. Astrophys Space Sci 313, 327-330 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Infrared spectroscopy of gas phase C3H5+: The allyl and 2-propenyl cations." G. E. Douberly, A. M. Ricks, P. v. R. Schleyer, and M. A. Duncan. J Chem Phys 128, 021102 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Widespread CO2 and other non-ice compounds on the anti-Jovian and trailing sides of Europa from Galileo/NIMS observations." G. B. Hansen. and T. B McCord. Geophys Res Lett 35, L01292 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Tentative Detection of C4H- toward the Low-Mass Protostar IRAS 04368+2557 in L1527." N. Sakai, T. Sakai, and S. Yamamoto. ApJ 673, L71-L74 (2008). ABSTRACT

"High-Resolution λ=1 mm CARMA Observations of Large Molecules in Orion-KL." D. N. Friedel and L. E. Snyder. ApJ 672, 962-973 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Circumstellar Fe Oxide from the Acfer 094 Carbonaceous Chondrite." C. Floss, F. J. Stadermann, and M. Bose. ApJ 672, 1266-1271 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Galactic Center: The Largest Oxygen-bearing Organic Molecule Repository." M. A. Requena-Torres, J. Martín-Pintado, S. Martín, and M. R. Morris. ApJ 672, 352-360 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Abundant Carbon-Chain Molecules toward the Low-Mass Protostar IRAS 04368+2557 in L1527." N. Sakai, T. Sakai, T. Hirota, and S. Yamamoto. ApJ 672, 371-381 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Chemistry in Protoplanetary Disks: A Sensitivity Analysis." A. I. Vasyunin, D. Semenov, T. Henning, V. Wakelam, E. Herbst, and A. M. Sobolev. ApJ 672, 629-641 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Search for anions in molecular sources: C4H- detection in L1527." M. Agúndez, J. Cernicharo, M. Guélin, M. Gerin, M. C. McCarthy, and P. Thaddeus. A&A 478, L19-L22 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Submillimeter-wave spectroscopy of VN (X3Δr) and VO (X4Σ-): A study of the hyperfine interactions." M. A. Flory and L. M. Ziurys. J Mol Spectrosc 247, 76-84 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Rotational spectra of deuterated acetylenes: DCCH, D13 and DC13." G. Cazzoli, C. Puzzarini, L. Fusina, and F. Tamassia. J Mol Spectrosc 247, 115-118 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Isotope and Surface Temperature Effects for Hydrogen Recombination on a Graphite Surface." M. Rutigliano and M. Cacciatore. Chem Phys Chem 9, 171-181 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Pulsed Laval nozzle study of the kinetics of OH with unsaturated hydrocarbons at very low temperatures." S. E. Taylor, A. Goddard, M. A. Blitz, P. A. Cleary, and D. E. Heard. Phys Chem Chem Phys 10, 422-437 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Highly deuterated pre-stellar cores in a high-mass star formation region." F. Fontani, P. Caselli, T. L. Bourke, R. Cesaroni, and J. Brand. A&A 477, L45-L48 (2008). ABSTRACT

"A search for mid-infrared molecular hydrogen emission from protoplanetary disks." A. Carmona, M. E. van den Ancker, T. Henning, Y. Pavlyuchenkov, C. P. Dullemond, M. Goto, W. F. Thi, J. Bouwman, and L. B. F. M. Waters. A&A 477, 839-852 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Interstellar 12C/13C from CH+ absorption lines: results from an extended survey." O. Stahl, S. Casassus, and T. Wilson. A&A 477, 865-875 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Theoretical study of hydrogen-bonded complexes of benzene with hydrides of astrochemical interest." M. N. Achour, M. R. Belmecheri, G. Berthier, R. Savinelli. Int J Quantum Chem 108, 423-429 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Ion and neutral sources and sinks within Saturn's inner magnetosphere: Cassini results." E. C. Sittler Jr., N. Andre, M. Blanc, M. Burger, R. E. Johnson, A. Coates, A. Rymer, D. Reisenfeld, M. F. Thomsen, A. Persoon, M. Dougherty, H. T. Smith, R. A. Baragiola, R. E. Hartle, D. Chornay, M. D. Shappirio, D. Simpson, D. J. McComas and D. T. Young. P&SS 56, 3-18 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Coupling photochemistry with haze formation in Titan's atmosphere, Part I: Model description." P. P. Lavvas, A. Coustenis, and I. M. Vardavas. P&SS 56, 27-66 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Coupling photochemistry with haze formation in Titan's atmosphere, Part II: Results and validation with Cassini/Huygens data." P. P. Lavvas, A. Coustenis, and I. M. Vardavas. P&SS 56, 67-99 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Si2CS: A new sulfur-containing molecule with singlet cyclic ground state." Z.-J. Zhou, H.-L. Liu, X.-R. Huang, and C.-C. Sun. J Mol Struct THEOCHEM 848, 74-81 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Asteroids 2867 Steins and 21 Lutetia: surface composition from far infrared observations with the Spitzer space telescope." M. A. Barucci, S. Fornasier, E. Dotto, P. L. Lamy, L. Jorda, O. Groussin, J. R. Brucato, J. Carvano, A. Alvarez-Candal, D. Cruikshank, and M. Fulchignoni. A&A 477, 665-670 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Titan's atmospheric chemistry: Photolysis of gas mixtures containing hydrogen cyanide and carbon monoxide at 185 and 254 nm." B. N. Tran, M. Force, R. G. Briggs, J. P. Ferris, P. Persans, and J. J. Chera. Icarus 193, 224-232 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Identification of spectral units on Phoebe." A. Coradini and co-workers. Icarus 193, 233-251 (2008). ABSTRACT

"The Submillimeter Spectrum of MnH and MnD (X7Σ+)." D. T. Halfen and L. M. Ziurys. ApJ 672, L77-L80 (2008). ABSTRACT

"16-20 μm Spectra of Carbon Nanoparticles." A. Hu and W. W. Duley. ApJ 672, L81-L83 (2008). ABSTRACT

"Detection of extragalactic H3O+." F. F. S. van der Tak, S. Aalto, and R. Meijerink. A&A 477, L5-L8 (2008). ABSTRACT

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