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Comparative Tectonics and Geodynamics of Venus, Earth, and Rocky Exoplanets : May 4-6, 2015, Pasadena, California

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dc.contributor Smrekar, Suzanne E.
dc.contributor Grimm, Robert E.
dc.contributor https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7588-1194
dc.contributor Montesi, Laurent
dc.contributor https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3519-1412
dc.contributor Sotin, Christophe
dc.contributor https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3947-1072
dc.contributor Stevenson, David John, 1948-
dc.contributor https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9432-7159
dc.date.accessioned 2018-10-02T20:22:04Z
dc.date.available 2018-10-02T20:22:04Z
dc.date.issued 2015
dc.identifier.citation Comparative Tectonics and Geodynamics of Venus, Earth, and Rocky Exoplanets. LPI Contribution No. 1839, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston. en
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11753/1206
dc.description.abstract This workshop brought together scientists studying Earth, Venus, and rocky exoplanets to explore the role of key variables such as mass, composition, temperature, atmospheric interaction, and volatiles on tectonic and geodynamic processes, and to compare planetary evolutionary paths within our solar system and beyond. en
dc.description.statementofresponsibility Institutional Support:Universities Space Research Association, Lunar and Planetary Institute ; Conveners: Sue Smrekar, Jet Propulsion Laboratory/California Institute of Technology, Bob Grimm, Southwest Research Institute ; Science Organizing Committee: Laurent Montesi, University of Maryland, Christophe Sotin, Jet Propulsion Laboratory/California Institute of Technology, David Stevenson, California Institute of Technology.
dc.description.tableofcontents PARTIAL CONTENTS: Origin of Plate Tectonics by Grain-Damage: Hysteresis and Plate-Like States / D. Bercovici--A Study of Liquid Iron Settling and Descent During Planetary Core Formation / D. B. Brand and D. S. W. Weeraratne--Scaling Laws and the Problem of the Prediction of Tection Modes / D. Breuer and V. Stamekovic--Early Earth / M. Brown--The Tectonics of Small Worlds / D. L. Buczkowski and D. Y. Wyrick--On the Diversity of Convective Regimes in a “Soft” Planet: Insights from Laboratory Experiments / A. Davaille, E. Di Giuseppe, E. Mittlesteadt, M.-C. Renoult,F. Doumenc, and L. Pauchard--Heat Loss Through Volcanism on Io / C. M. Elder, P. J. Tackley, and A. P. Showman--Planetary Evolution: The Hypothesized, the Suspected, and the Unknown / L. T. Elkins-Tanton.
dc.format.extent xv, 38 pages
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Lunar and Planetary Institute en
dc.relation.ispartofseries LPI contribution ; no. 1839
dc.subject Geodynamics--Congresses en
dc.subject Plate tectonics--Congresses en
dc.subject Earth (Planet)--Congresses en
dc.subject Venus (Planet)--Congresses en
dc.subject Extrasolar planets--Congresses en
dc.title Comparative Tectonics and Geodynamics of Venus, Earth, and Rocky Exoplanets : May 4-6, 2015, Pasadena, California en
dc.type Book en


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