Stephanie A Getty

Stephanie A Getty

  • RESEARCH AST, PLANETARY STUDIES
  • 301.614.5442
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 690
  • Greenbelt , MD 20771
  • Employer: NASA
  • Brief Bio

    Dr. Stephanie Getty is a planetary research scientist and the Deputy Director of the Solar System Exploration Division at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.  Her research interests are in the area of science instrument development for in situ planetary missions, particularly in the pursuit of understanding the origin, evolution, and processing of organic chemistry in our Solar System. She is currently serving as principal investigator of the PICASSO-funded development of MACROS, an interface between liquid extraction techniques and laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry.  She is a member of the ExoMars Rover Mars Organic Molecule Analyzer science team and a Mars Science Laboratory collaborator. She was named GSFC Innovator of the Year in 2012.  Dr. Getty is a current member of the American Chemical Society and the American Society for Mass Spectrometry. She is also a member of the session organizing committee of the IEEE Aerospace Conference. 

    Positions/Employment

    2017 - Present

    Deputy Director, Solar System Exploration Division, Code 690

    NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD 20771
    2015 - 2017

    Associate Laboratory Chief, Planetary Environments Laboratory, Code 699

    NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD 20771
    2013 - 2015

    Assistant Chief for Science Operations and Strategic Planning, Planetary Environments Laboratory, Code 699

    NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD 20771

    Education

    PhD, Department of Physics, University of Florida (December 2001)
    BS with honors, Department of Physics, University of Florida (May 1998)


    Professional Service

    2013-present      MOMA-MS Calibration Lead, MOMA Science Team Member (Mars Organic Molecule Analyzer, ExoMars Rover 2020)
    2013-present      Collaborator, Mars Science Laboratory, Sample Analysis at Mars Instrument Suite
    2017-present      Member for Strategy, Planetary Exploration Science and Technology (PESTO) Office
    2014      Lead Organizer, Biosignatures of Extant Life in Ocean Worlds (BELOW) Workshop
    2011-present      Session Organizer: IEEE Aerospace Conference, Co-chair, In Situ Instruments for Landed Missions
    2012-2014      Conference Organization: International Materials Research Congress, Co-chair, Symposium on Nanostructured Carbon Materials for MEMS/NEMS and Nanoelectronics
    2011-2017      Member, Steering Committee for Mid-Atlantic Micro/Nano Alliance
    2015-present      Principal Investigator, Molecular Analyzer for Complex Organic-rich Samples (Planetary Instrument Concepts for Advancing Solar System Observations Program)
    2012-2017      Principal Investigator, Organics Analyzer for Sampling Icy Surfaces (Astrobiology Science and Technology Instrument Development Program)
    2012-2016      Principal Investigator, Two-Step Tandem Laser Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer (Planetary Instrument Definition and Development Program)
    2007-2010       SPIE Defense, Security, and Sensing Conference Organization: Co-organizer of Micro- and Nanotechnologies for Sensing Applications
    2009      Participant, GSFC Science and Engineering Collaboration Program
    2009      Member, NASA Innovation and Technology Study Group
    2005-2006      Served as Nanotechnology Expert in NESC Space Shuttle Bracket Ice Study

    Awards

    2012 Named Goddard Space Flight Center Innovator of the Year
    2010 Team member, GSFC Innovator of the Year Award
    2008 James J. Kerley Award for contributions to NASA’s Innovative Partnerships Program
    2007 GSFC AETD Science and Technology Advancement Award

    Publications

    Refereed

    Freissinet, C., C. Szopa, M. Carts, et al. S. A. Getty, A. Buch, D. P. Glavin, J. L. Eigenbrode, J. C. Stern, X. Li, W. B. Brinckerhoff, M. Guzman, A. Grubisic, M. Millan, and J. P. Dworkin. 2019. "Investigating the effects of gamma radiation on selected chemicals for use in biosignature detection instruments on the surface of Jupiter’s moon Europa." Planetary and Space Science, (Accepted)

    Uckert, K., A. Grubisic, X. Li, et al. W. Brinckerhoff, T. Cornish, B. Farcy, and S. Getty. 2018. "IR resonance-enhanced organic detection with two-step laser desorption time-of-flight mass spectrometry." Icarus, 299: 15-21 [10.1016/j.icarus.2017.07.006]

    Getty, S. A., J. E. Elsila, M. Balvin, et al. W. B. Brinckerhoff, T. Cornish, X. Li, J. Ferrance, A. Grubisic, and A. Southard. 2017. "Molecular analyzer for Complex Refractory Organic-rich Surfaces (MACROS)." 2017 IEEE Aerospace Conference, [10.1109/aero.2017.7943706]

    Gautier, T., J. A. Sebree, X. Li, et al. V. T. Pinnick, A. Grubisic, M. J. Loeffler, S. A. Getty, M. G. Trainer, and W. B. Brinckerhoff. 2017. "Influence of trace aromatics on the chemical growth mechanisms of Titan aerosol analogues." Planetary and Space Science, 140: 27-34 [10.1016/j.pss.2017.03.012]

    Goesmann, F., W. B. Brinckerhoff, F. Raulin, et al. W. Goetz, R. M. Danell, S. A. Getty, S. Siljeström, H. Mißbach, H. Steininger, R. D. Arevalo, A. Buch, C. Freissinet, A. Grubisic, U. J. Meierhenrich, V. T. Pinnick, F. Stalport, C. Szopa, J. L. Vago, R. Lindner, M. D. Schulte, J. R. Brucato, D. P. Glavin, N. Grand, X. Li, F. H. van Amerom, and the MOMA Science Team. 2017. "The Mars Organic Molecule Analyzer (MOMA) Instrument: Characterization of Organic Material in Martian Sediments." Astrobiology, 17 (6-7): 655-685 [10.1089/ast.2016.1551]

    Li, X., R. M. Danell, V. T. Pinnick, et al. A. Grubisic, F. van Amerom, R. D. Arevalo, S. A. Getty, W. B. Brinckerhoff, A. E. Southard, Z. D. Gonnsen, and T. Adachi. 2017. "Mars Organic Molecule Analyzer (MOMA) laser desorption/ionization source design and performance characterization." International Journal of Mass Spectrometry, 422: 177 - 187 [https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijms.2017.03.010]

    Uckert, K., N. J. Chanover, S. Getty, et al. D. G. Voelz, W. B. Brinckerhoff, N. McMillan, X. Xiao, P. J. Boston, X. Li, A. McAdam, D. A. Glenar, and A. Chavez. 2017. "The Characterization of Biosignatures in Caves Using an Instrument Suite." Astrobiology, 17 (12): 1203-1218 [10.1089/ast.2016.1568]

    Li, X., T. Cornish, S. Ecelberger, S. A. Getty, and W. B. Brinckerhoff. 2016. "Tandem mass spectrometry on a miniaturized laser desorption time-of-flight mass spectrometer." 2016 IEEE Aerospace Conference, [10.1109/aero.2016.7500615]

    Freissinet, C., S. Getty, M. G. Trainer, et al. D. P. Glavin, H. L. Mclain, and M. Benna. 2016. "Evaluation of the robustness of chromatographic columns in a simulated highly radiative Jovian environment." Planetary and Space Science, 122: 38-45 [10.1016/j.pss.2016.01.004]

    Goetz, W., W. B. Brinckerhoff, R. Arevalo, et al. C. Freissinet, S. Getty, D. P. Glavin, S. Siljeström, A. Buch, F. Stalport, A. Grubisic, X. Li, V. Pinnick, R. Danell, F. H. van Amerom, F. Goesmann, H. Steininger, N. Grand, F. Raulin, C. Szopa, U. Meierhenrich, and J. R. Brucato. 2016. "MOMA: the challenge to search for organics and biosignatures on Mars." International Journal of Astrobiology, 15 (03): 239-250 [10.1017/s1473550416000227]

    Arevalo Jr., R., W. B. Brinckerhoff, F. Van Amerom, et al. R. M. Danell, V. T. Pinnick, X. Li, S. A. Getty, L. M. Hovmand, A. Grubisic, P. R. Mahaffy, F. Goesmann, and H. Steininger. 2015. "Design and Demonstration of the Mars Organic Molecule Analyzer (MOMA) on the ExoMars 2018 Rover." IEEE Aerospace,

    Li, X., R. M. Danell, W. B. Brinckerhoff, et al. V. T. Pinnick, F. van Amerom, R. D. Arevalo, S. A. Getty, P. R. Mahaffy, H. Steininger, and F. Goesmann. 2015. "Detection of Trace Organics in Mars Analog Samples Containing Perchlorate by Laser Desorption/Ionization Mass Spectrometry." Astrobiology, 15 (2): 104-110 [10.1089/ast.2014.1203]

    Xiang Li, K. Uckert, S. Getty, et al. A. Grubisic, W. Brinckerhoff, T. Cornish, S. Ecelberger, and N. Chanover. 2015. "Analysis of aqueous environments by laser desorption/ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry." 2015 IEEE Aerospace Conference, [10.1109/aero.2015.7119087]

    Uckert, K., N. J. Chanover, S. Getty, et al. W. B. Brinckerhoff, X. Li, M. Floyd, D. G. Voelz, X. Xiao, R. Tawalbehy, N. McMillan, A. Chavez, P. J. Boston, D. A. Glenar, S. Ecelberger, and T. Cornish. 2014. "A comparative study of in situ biosignature detection spectroscopy techniques on planetary surfaces." 2014 IEEE Aerospace Conference, [10.1109/aero.2014.6836262]

    Southard, A. E., S. A. Getty, M. Balvin, et al. J. E. Elsila, A. E. Melina, C. Kotecki, D. W. Towner, J. Dworkin, D. P. Glavin, P. R. Mahaffy, and J. Ferrance. 2014. "Liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry interface for detection of extraterrestrial organics." 2014 IEEE Aerospace Conference, [10.1109/aero.2014.6836328]

    Sebree, J., W. Brinckerhoff, C. Anderson, et al. M. Loeffler, S. Getty, V. Pinnick, X. Li, M. Trainer, and A. Schmitt. 2014. "LABORATORY SIMULATIONS OF TITAN'S SURFACE COMPOSITION AND ITS RELATION TO ATMOSPHERIC HAZE LAYERS." Proceedings of the 69th International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, [10.15278/isms.2014.fe02]

    Getty, S. A., W. B. Brinckerhoff, X. Li, et al. J. E. Elsila, T. Cornish, S. Ecelberger, Q. Wu, and R. Zare. 2014. "A Compact Tandem Two-Step Laser Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer for In Situ Analysis of Non-Volatile Organics on Planetary Surfaces." IEEE, 978-1-4799-1622-1/14:

    Getty, S. A., J. P. Dworkin, D. P. Glavin, et al. M. Martin, Y. Zheng, M. Balvin, A. E. Southard, S. Feng, J. Ferrance, C. Kotecki, C. Malespin, and P. R. Mahaffy. 2013. "Organics Analyzer for Sampling Icy Surfaces: a Liquid Chromatograph-Mass Spectrometer for Future in situ Small Body Missions." IEEE: 978-1-4673-1813-6/13/$31.00 ©2013 IEEE,

    Getty, S. A., J. P. Dworkin, D. P. Glavin, et al. M. G. Martin, Y. Zheng, M. A. Balvin, A. E. Southard, S. H. Feng, C. A. Kotecki, C. A. Malespin, and P. R. Mahaffy. 2013. "Organics Analyzer for Sampling Icy Surfaces: a Liquid Chromatograph-Mass Spectrometer for Future in situ Small Body Missions." IEEE Aerospace Conference Proceedings,

    Getty, S. A., J. P. Dworkin, D. P. Glavin, et al. M. A. Balvin, C. Kotecki, A. E. Southard, and J. Ferrance. 2013. "In situ instrument to detect prebiotic compounds in planetary ices." SPIE Newsroom, [DOI: 10.1117/2.1201302.004703]

    Chanover, N., D. Voelz, D. Glenar, et al. Xifeng Xiao, R. Tawalbeh, K. Uckert, P. Boston, S. Getty, W. Brinckerhoff, P. Mahaffy, and Xiang Li. 2013. "Results from an integrated AOTF-LDTOF spectrometer suite for planetary surfaces." 2013 IEEE Aerospace Conference, [10.1109/aero.2013.6497177]

    Chanover, N., R. Tawalbeh, D. Glenar, et al. D. Voelz, X. Xiao, K. Uckert, P. Boston, T. J. Cornish, S. Ecelberger, S. A. Getty, W. B. Brinckerhoff, and P. Mahaffy. 2012. "Rapid Assessment of High Value Samples: An AOTF-LDTOF Spectrometer Suite for Planetary Surfaces." IEEE Aerospace Conference Proceedings, [10.1109/AERO.2012.6187060]

    Bishop, J., H. B. Franz, W. Goetz, et al. D. Blake, C. Freissinet, H. Steininger, F. Goesmann, W. B. Brinckerhoff, S. A. Getty, V. T. Pinnick, and P. R. Mahaffy. 2012. "Coordinated analyses of Antarctic sediments as Mars analog materials using reflectance spectroscopy and current flight-like instruments for CheMin, SAM and MOMA." Icarus, 224 (2): 309-325 [10.1016/j.icarus.2012.05.014]

    Getty, S. A., W. B. Brinckerhoff, R. D. Arevalo, et al. M. A. Floyd, X. Li, T. J. Cornish, and S. Ecelberger. 2012. "A Miniature Laser Desorption/Ionization Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer for in situ Analysis of Mars Surface Composition and Identification of Hazards in Advance of Future Manned Exploration." Concepts and Approaches for Mars Exploration, 4302.

    Getty, S. A., W. B. Brinckerhoff, T. J. Cornish, S. Ecelberger, and M. A. Floyd. 2012. "Compact two-step laser time-of-flight mass spectrometer for in situ analyses of aromatic organics on planetary missions." Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 26: 1.

    Getty, S. A., W. B. Brinckerhoff, T. J. Cornish, et al. S. Ecelberger, X. Li, M. A. Floyd, N. Chanover, K. Uckert, D. Voelz, X. Xiao, R. Tawalbeh, D. Glenar, J. E. Elsila, and M. P. Callahan. 2012. "Laser Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry for Future In Situ Planetary Missions." International Workshop on Instrumentation for Planetary Missions, 1100.

    Glavin, D. P., C. A. Malespin, I. Ten kate, et al. S. A. Getty, V. E. Holmes, E. Mumm, H. B. Franz, M. G. Noreiga, N. J. Dobson, A. E. Southard, S. H. Feng, C. A. Kotecki, J. P. Dworkin, T. Swindle, J. E. Bleacher, J. W. Rice, and P. R. Mahaffy. 2012. "Volatile Analysis by Pyrolysis of Regolith for Planetary Resource Exploration." IEEE Aerospace Conference Proceedings, 1-11, 3-10 [10.1109/AERO.2012.6187065]

    Getty, S. A., N. P. Costen, D. P. Glavin, and G. B. Hidrobo. 2012. "Understanding the effect of electron gun geometry on emission characteristics for the purpose of optimizing the VAPoR time-of-flight mass spectrometer." Microsystems for Measurement and Instrumentation, [10.1109/MAMNA.2012.6195104]

    Getty, S. A., N. P. Costen, D. P. Glavin, and G. B. Hidrobo. 2012. "Understanding the effect of electron gun geometry on emission characteristics for the purpose of optimizing the VAPoR time-of-flight mass spectrometer ." Microsystems for Measurement and Instrumentation, 1-4 [10.1109/MAMNA.2012.6195104]

    Getty, S. A., I. Ten Kate, S. H. Feng, et al. W. B. Brinckerhoff, E. H. Cardiff, V. E. Holmes, T. T. King, M. J. Li, E. Mumm, P. Mahaffy, and D. P. Glavin. 2010. "Development of an evolved gas-time-of-flight mass spectrometer for the Volatile Analysis by Pyrolysis of Regolith (VAPoR) instrument." International Journal of Mass Spectrometry , 295: 124-132.

    Getty, S. A., C. Engtrakul, L. Wang, et al. R. Liu, S.-H. Ke, H. Baranger, W. Yang, M. Fuhrer, and L. Sita. 2005. "Near-Perfect Conduction Through a Ferrocene-based Molecular Wire." Physical Review B, 71: 241401(R) .

    Durkop, T., S. A. Getty, E. Cobas, and M. Fuhrer. 2004. "Extraordinary Mobility in Semiconducting Carbon Nanotubes." Nano Letters, 4: 35.

    Non-Refereed

    Willis, P., W. B. Brinckerhoff, A. Ricco, et al. S. A. Getty, J. Chapman, J. Creamer, F. Mora, K. Zacny, D. P. Glavin, J. L. Eigenbrode, P. Mahaffy, B. Christner, R. Quinn, and T. Hoehler. 2018. "A universal approach in the search for life at the molecular level." A White Paper in response to the ASTROBIOLOGY SCIENCE STRATEGY FOR THE SEARCH FOR LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE

    Lim, L., A. Southard, S. Getty, et al. L. Hess, J. Hagopian, and C. Kotecki. 2016. "A Miniature Electron Probe for In Situ Elemental Microanalysis." AAS/Division for Planetary Sciences Meeting Abstracts 48: 123.11.

    Getty, S. A., W. B. Brinckerhoff, T. J. Cornish, et al. X. Li, M. A. Floyd, R. D. Arevalo, J. E. Elsila, and M. P. Callahan. 2013. "Two-step Laser Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry to Elucidate Organic Diversity in Planetary Surface Materials." 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 2676.

    Brief Bio

    Dr. Stephanie Getty is a planetary research scientist and the Deputy Director of the Solar System Exploration Division at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.  Her research interests are in the area of science instrument development for in situ planetary missions, particularly in the pursuit of understanding the origin, evolution, and processing of organic chemistry in our Solar System. She is currently serving as principal investigator of the PICASSO-funded development of MACROS, an interface between liquid extraction techniques and laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry.  She is a member of the ExoMars Rover Mars Organic Molecule Analyzer science team and a Mars Science Laboratory collaborator. She was named GSFC Innovator of the Year in 2012.  Dr. Getty is a current member of the American Chemical Society and the American Society for Mass Spectrometry. She is also a member of the session organizing committee of the IEEE Aerospace Conference. 

    Publications

    Refereed

    Freissinet, C., C. Szopa, M. Carts, et al. S. A. Getty, A. Buch, D. P. Glavin, J. L. Eigenbrode, J. C. Stern, X. Li, W. B. Brinckerhoff, M. Guzman, A. Grubisic, M. Millan, and J. P. Dworkin. 2019. "Investigating the effects of gamma radiation on selected chemicals for use in biosignature detection instruments on the surface of Jupiter’s moon Europa." Planetary and Space Science (Accepted)

    Uckert, K., A. Grubisic, X. Li, et al. W. Brinckerhoff, T. Cornish, B. Farcy, and S. Getty. 2018. "IR resonance-enhanced organic detection with two-step laser desorption time-of-flight mass spectrometry." Icarus 299 15-21 [10.1016/j.icarus.2017.07.006]

    Getty, S. A., J. E. Elsila, M. Balvin, et al. W. B. Brinckerhoff, T. Cornish, X. Li, J. Ferrance, A. Grubisic, and A. Southard. 2017. "Molecular analyzer for Complex Refractory Organic-rich Surfaces (MACROS)." 2017 IEEE Aerospace Conference [10.1109/aero.2017.7943706]

    Gautier, T., J. A. Sebree, X. Li, et al. V. T. Pinnick, A. Grubisic, M. J. Loeffler, S. A. Getty, M. G. Trainer, and W. B. Brinckerhoff. 2017. "Influence of trace aromatics on the chemical growth mechanisms of Titan aerosol analogues." Planetary and Space Science 140 27-34 [10.1016/j.pss.2017.03.012]

    Goesmann, F., W. B. Brinckerhoff, F. Raulin, et al. W. Goetz, R. M. Danell, S. A. Getty, S. Siljeström, H. Mißbach, H. Steininger, R. D. Arevalo, A. Buch, C. Freissinet, A. Grubisic, U. J. Meierhenrich, V. T. Pinnick, F. Stalport, C. Szopa, J. L. Vago, R. Lindner, M. D. Schulte, J. R. Brucato, D. P. Glavin, N. Grand, X. Li, F. H. van Amerom, and the MOMA Science Team. 2017. "The Mars Organic Molecule Analyzer (MOMA) Instrument: Characterization of Organic Material in Martian Sediments." Astrobiology 17 (6-7): 655-685 [10.1089/ast.2016.1551]

    Li, X., R. M. Danell, V. T. Pinnick, et al. A. Grubisic, F. van Amerom, R. D. Arevalo, S. A. Getty, W. B. Brinckerhoff, A. E. Southard, Z. D. Gonnsen, and T. Adachi. 2017. "Mars Organic Molecule Analyzer (MOMA) laser desorption/ionization source design and performance characterization." International Journal of Mass Spectrometry 422 177 - 187 [https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijms.2017.03.010]

    Uckert, K., N. J. Chanover, S. Getty, et al. D. G. Voelz, W. B. Brinckerhoff, N. McMillan, X. Xiao, P. J. Boston, X. Li, A. McAdam, D. A. Glenar, and A. Chavez. 2017. "The Characterization of Biosignatures in Caves Using an Instrument Suite." Astrobiology 17 (12): 1203-1218 [10.1089/ast.2016.1568]

    Li, X., T. Cornish, S. Ecelberger, S. A. Getty, and W. B. Brinckerhoff. 2016. "Tandem mass spectrometry on a miniaturized laser desorption time-of-flight mass spectrometer." 2016 IEEE Aerospace Conference [10.1109/aero.2016.7500615]

    Freissinet, C., S. Getty, M. G. Trainer, et al. D. P. Glavin, H. L. Mclain, and M. Benna. 2016. "Evaluation of the robustness of chromatographic columns in a simulated highly radiative Jovian environment." Planetary and Space Science 122 38-45 [10.1016/j.pss.2016.01.004]

    Goetz, W., W. B. Brinckerhoff, R. Arevalo, et al. C. Freissinet, S. Getty, D. P. Glavin, S. Siljeström, A. Buch, F. Stalport, A. Grubisic, X. Li, V. Pinnick, R. Danell, F. H. van Amerom, F. Goesmann, H. Steininger, N. Grand, F. Raulin, C. Szopa, U. Meierhenrich, and J. R. Brucato. 2016. "MOMA: the challenge to search for organics and biosignatures on Mars." International Journal of Astrobiology 15 (03): 239-250 [10.1017/s1473550416000227]

    Arevalo Jr., R., W. B. Brinckerhoff, F. Van Amerom, et al. R. M. Danell, V. T. Pinnick, X. Li, S. A. Getty, L. M. Hovmand, A. Grubisic, P. R. Mahaffy, F. Goesmann, and H. Steininger. 2015. "Design and Demonstration of the Mars Organic Molecule Analyzer (MOMA) on the ExoMars 2018 Rover." IEEE Aerospace

    Li, X., R. M. Danell, W. B. Brinckerhoff, et al. V. T. Pinnick, F. van Amerom, R. D. Arevalo, S. A. Getty, P. R. Mahaffy, H. Steininger, and F. Goesmann. 2015. "Detection of Trace Organics in Mars Analog Samples Containing Perchlorate by Laser Desorption/Ionization Mass Spectrometry." Astrobiology 15 (2): 104-110 [10.1089/ast.2014.1203]

    Xiang Li, K. Uckert, S. Getty, et al. A. Grubisic, W. Brinckerhoff, T. Cornish, S. Ecelberger, and N. Chanover. 2015. "Analysis of aqueous environments by laser desorption/ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry." 2015 IEEE Aerospace Conference [10.1109/aero.2015.7119087]

    Uckert, K., N. J. Chanover, S. Getty, et al. W. B. Brinckerhoff, X. Li, M. Floyd, D. G. Voelz, X. Xiao, R. Tawalbehy, N. McMillan, A. Chavez, P. J. Boston, D. A. Glenar, S. Ecelberger, and T. Cornish. 2014. "A comparative study of in situ biosignature detection spectroscopy techniques on planetary surfaces." 2014 IEEE Aerospace Conference [10.1109/aero.2014.6836262]

    Southard, A. E., S. A. Getty, M. Balvin, et al. J. E. Elsila, A. E. Melina, C. Kotecki, D. W. Towner, J. Dworkin, D. P. Glavin, P. R. Mahaffy, and J. Ferrance. 2014. "Liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry interface for detection of extraterrestrial organics." 2014 IEEE Aerospace Conference [10.1109/aero.2014.6836328]

    Sebree, J., W. Brinckerhoff, C. Anderson, et al. M. Loeffler, S. Getty, V. Pinnick, X. Li, M. Trainer, and A. Schmitt. 2014. "LABORATORY SIMULATIONS OF TITAN'S SURFACE COMPOSITION AND ITS RELATION TO ATMOSPHERIC HAZE LAYERS." Proceedings of the 69th International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy [10.15278/isms.2014.fe02]

    Getty, S. A., W. B. Brinckerhoff, X. Li, et al. J. E. Elsila, T. Cornish, S. Ecelberger, Q. Wu, and R. Zare. 2014. "A Compact Tandem Two-Step Laser Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer for In Situ Analysis of Non-Volatile Organics on Planetary Surfaces." IEEE 978-1-4799-1622-1/14

    Getty, S. A., J. P. Dworkin, D. P. Glavin, et al. M. Martin, Y. Zheng, M. Balvin, A. E. Southard, S. Feng, J. Ferrance, C. Kotecki, C. Malespin, and P. R. Mahaffy. 2013. "Organics Analyzer for Sampling Icy Surfaces: a Liquid Chromatograph-Mass Spectrometer for Future in situ Small Body Missions." IEEE: 978-1-4673-1813-6/13/$31.00 ©2013 IEEE

    Getty, S. A., J. P. Dworkin, D. P. Glavin, et al. M. G. Martin, Y. Zheng, M. A. Balvin, A. E. Southard, S. H. Feng, C. A. Kotecki, C. A. Malespin, and P. R. Mahaffy. 2013. "Organics Analyzer for Sampling Icy Surfaces: a Liquid Chromatograph-Mass Spectrometer for Future in situ Small Body Missions." IEEE Aerospace Conference Proceedings

    Getty, S. A., J. P. Dworkin, D. P. Glavin, et al. M. A. Balvin, C. Kotecki, A. E. Southard, and J. Ferrance. 2013. "In situ instrument to detect prebiotic compounds in planetary ices." SPIE Newsroom [DOI: 10.1117/2.1201302.004703]

    Chanover, N., D. Voelz, D. Glenar, et al. Xifeng Xiao, R. Tawalbeh, K. Uckert, P. Boston, S. Getty, W. Brinckerhoff, P. Mahaffy, and Xiang Li. 2013. "Results from an integrated AOTF-LDTOF spectrometer suite for planetary surfaces." 2013 IEEE Aerospace Conference [10.1109/aero.2013.6497177]

    Chanover, N., R. Tawalbeh, D. Glenar, et al. D. Voelz, X. Xiao, K. Uckert, P. Boston, T. J. Cornish, S. Ecelberger, S. A. Getty, W. B. Brinckerhoff, and P. Mahaffy. 2012. "Rapid Assessment of High Value Samples: An AOTF-LDTOF Spectrometer Suite for Planetary Surfaces." IEEE Aerospace Conference Proceedings [10.1109/AERO.2012.6187060]

    Bishop, J., H. B. Franz, W. Goetz, et al. D. Blake, C. Freissinet, H. Steininger, F. Goesmann, W. B. Brinckerhoff, S. A. Getty, V. T. Pinnick, and P. R. Mahaffy. 2012. "Coordinated analyses of Antarctic sediments as Mars analog materials using reflectance spectroscopy and current flight-like instruments for CheMin, SAM and MOMA." Icarus 224 (2): 309-325 [10.1016/j.icarus.2012.05.014]

    Getty, S. A., W. B. Brinckerhoff, R. D. Arevalo, et al. M. A. Floyd, X. Li, T. J. Cornish, and S. Ecelberger. 2012. "A Miniature Laser Desorption/Ionization Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer for in situ Analysis of Mars Surface Composition and Identification of Hazards in Advance of Future Manned Exploration." Concepts and Approaches for Mars Exploration 4302

    Getty, S. A., W. B. Brinckerhoff, T. J. Cornish, S. Ecelberger, and M. A. Floyd. 2012. "Compact two-step laser time-of-flight mass spectrometer for in situ analyses of aromatic organics on planetary missions." Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 26 1

    Getty, S. A., W. B. Brinckerhoff, T. J. Cornish, et al. S. Ecelberger, X. Li, M. A. Floyd, N. Chanover, K. Uckert, D. Voelz, X. Xiao, R. Tawalbeh, D. Glenar, J. E. Elsila, and M. P. Callahan. 2012. "Laser Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry for Future In Situ Planetary Missions." International Workshop on Instrumentation for Planetary Missions 1100

    Glavin, D. P., C. A. Malespin, I. Ten kate, et al. S. A. Getty, V. E. Holmes, E. Mumm, H. B. Franz, M. G. Noreiga, N. J. Dobson, A. E. Southard, S. H. Feng, C. A. Kotecki, J. P. Dworkin, T. Swindle, J. E. Bleacher, J. W. Rice, and P. R. Mahaffy. 2012. "Volatile Analysis by Pyrolysis of Regolith for Planetary Resource Exploration." IEEE Aerospace Conference Proceedings 1-11, 3-10 [10.1109/AERO.2012.6187065]

    Getty, S. A., N. P. Costen, D. P. Glavin, and G. B. Hidrobo. 2012. "Understanding the effect of electron gun geometry on emission characteristics for the purpose of optimizing the VAPoR time-of-flight mass spectrometer." Microsystems for Measurement and Instrumentation [10.1109/MAMNA.2012.6195104]

    Getty, S. A., N. P. Costen, D. P. Glavin, and G. B. Hidrobo. 2012. "Understanding the effect of electron gun geometry on emission characteristics for the purpose of optimizing the VAPoR time-of-flight mass spectrometer ." Microsystems for Measurement and Instrumentation 1-4 [10.1109/MAMNA.2012.6195104]

    Getty, S. A., I. Ten Kate, S. H. Feng, et al. W. B. Brinckerhoff, E. H. Cardiff, V. E. Holmes, T. T. King, M. J. Li, E. Mumm, P. Mahaffy, and D. P. Glavin. 2010. "Development of an evolved gas-time-of-flight mass spectrometer for the Volatile Analysis by Pyrolysis of Regolith (VAPoR) instrument." International Journal of Mass Spectrometry 295 124-132

    Getty, S. A., C. Engtrakul, L. Wang, et al. R. Liu, S.-H. Ke, H. Baranger, W. Yang, M. Fuhrer, and L. Sita. 2005. "Near-Perfect Conduction Through a Ferrocene-based Molecular Wire." Physical Review B 71 241401(R)

    Durkop, T., S. A. Getty, E. Cobas, and M. Fuhrer. 2004. "Extraordinary Mobility in Semiconducting Carbon Nanotubes." Nano Letters 4 35

    Non-Refereed

    Willis, P., W. B. Brinckerhoff, A. Ricco, et al. S. A. Getty, J. Chapman, J. Creamer, F. Mora, K. Zacny, D. P. Glavin, J. L. Eigenbrode, P. Mahaffy, B. Christner, R. Quinn, and T. Hoehler. 2018. "A universal approach in the search for life at the molecular level." A White Paper in response to the ASTROBIOLOGY SCIENCE STRATEGY FOR THE SEARCH FOR LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE

    Lim, L., A. Southard, S. Getty, et al. L. Hess, J. Hagopian, and C. Kotecki. 2016. "A Miniature Electron Probe for In Situ Elemental Microanalysis." AAS/Division for Planetary Sciences Meeting Abstracts 48 123.11

    Getty, S. A., W. B. Brinckerhoff, T. J. Cornish, et al. X. Li, M. A. Floyd, R. D. Arevalo, J. E. Elsila, and M. P. Callahan. 2013. "Two-step Laser Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry to Elucidate Organic Diversity in Planetary Surface Materials." 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 2676

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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