GEO 892P

Seminar in Planetary Geology
Instructor: Chris Condit/Laurie Brown

Fall 2021


This is a 1 credit seminar, and involves discussing a single journal paper each week. Majors in any science field are welcome, and no prior knowledge of planetary geology is
required.

Meeting time is Friday at 2:30 to 3:30 virtually via Zoom at

https://umass-amherst.zoom.us/j/2640834595

 

 

Paper # 1 for September 10th - Laurie and/or Chris
Paper # 2 for September 17th - Don Sluter
Paper # 3 for September 24th
- Laurie Brown (Scan this one first)
Paper # 4 for October 1st - Charlie Weinstock
Paper # 5 for October 8th - Kaitlyn Suarez
Paper # 6 for October 15th - Lyn Watts
Paper # 7 for October 22nd -
Paper # 8 for October 29th -
Paper # 9 for November 5th -
Paper # 10 for November 12th -
Paper # 11 for November 19th -
Paper # 12 for December 3rd -
Last Day of classes Wed Dec 8th


General Reference Papers:

The Geologic History of Mars  19 Pages
Overview of Lunar Geoscience  85 Pages
Taylor - Lunar Magma Ocean 7 Pages
Taylor - Moon Revisited 6 Pages
The Mons Rumker volcanic complex: A candidate for the Chang E-5 mission
Link to Caleb's Comments on the Mons Rumke paper