Professor David Rothery

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Professor David Rothery

Professor David Rothery

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Professor David Rothery is a volcanologist and planetary scientist at The Open University, where he is Professor of Planetary Geosciences within the Department of Physical Sciences. He chairs modules in level 2 planetary science, and level 1 volcanoes, earthquakes and tsunamis, and is the lead educator in the Moons MOOC.

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Professor David Rothery's research

E. R. Fegan et al. (2017-05) Late movement of basin-edge lobate scarps on Mercury, In Icarus(288)

Professor David Rothery et al. (2017-03-20) Mercury’s Caloris basin: Continuity between the interior and exterior plains, In Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets

Rebecca J. Thomas et al. (2016-10) Mercury's low-reflectance material: Constraints from hollows, In Icarus(277)

Jack Wright et al. (2016-02-05) Preliminary findings from geological mapping of the Hokusai (H5) quadrangle of Mercury, In 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference

Jack Wright et al. (2016-02-05) Preliminary observations of Rustaveli basin, Mercury, In 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (2016)

V. Galluzzi et al. (2016) Geology of the Victoria quadrangle (H02), Mercury, In Journal of Maps S1(12)

Rebecca J. Thomas et al. (2015-12-01) Explosive volcanism in complex impact craters on Mercury and the Moon: influence of tectonic regime on depth of magmatic intrusion, In Earth and Planetary Science Letters(431)

Professor David Rothery (2015-11-26) Moons: A Very Short Introduction, Oxford University Press

Peter] [Fawdon et al. (2015-06-17) The geological history of Nili Patera, Mars, In Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets 5(120)

Rebecca J. Thomas et al. (2015-04) A cone on Mercury: analysis of a residual central peak encircled by an explosive volcanic vent, In Planetary and Space Science(108)

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