Edited by: Tatsuaki Okada, Michael E. Zolensky, Trevor Ireland, Toru Yada
This special issue originates from the international symposium “Hayabusa 2013 Symposium of solar system materials” which was held on Oct. 2013 at the Sagamihara Campus of JAXA, Japan.
The main topics of this special issue, as well as those of the symposium, are the findings from Hayabusa sample analysis, new insights from solar system material analysis, perspectives of solar system evolution by theoretical, observational and experimental studies, technique and methodology of sample analysis, prospects for future sample return missions, and other related studies.
Publication started: 15 July 2014
Publication finished: 26 July 2015