Category Archives: Mars
Congratulations to Earth and Planetary Surface processes group member Lauren Mc Keown who was awarded an International Association of Sedimentologists Travel Award to attend the Martian Gullies and their Earth Analogues meeting at the Geological Society in London. She presented a poster … Continue reading
The International Cartographic Association’s commission of Planetary Cartography has produced a great series of planetary maps that are for kids. See their site here.
I recently came across images and videos of martian landforms on Twitter by Sean Doran @TheSeaning that are truly amazing from a geomorphological perspective.
Me and my lab group, simply “blown away” by the wind tunnel at NASA Ames. At the start of June, 2015 I embarked on the greatest experience I have ever been afforded – to intern at NASA Ames Research Center in California … Continue reading
PhD Project title: Cryo-aeolian deposits on Mars and Earth Guidlines for application to the EPSP Group at TCD are outlined here
PhD Project title: Aeolian dune field dynamics on Mars Closing date for online applications 26 February 2016 This student will be based at the University of Ulster. S/he will be jointly supervised by Professors at the University of Ulster and … Continue reading
Cardinale, M., Silvestro, S., Vaz, D.A., Michaels, T., Bourke, M.C., Komatsu, G., Marinangeli, L., (2016). Present-day aeolian activity in Herschel Crater, Mars. Icarus, 265, 139-148. This paper presents evidence for ripple and dune migration in Herschel Crater on Mars.