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2015

Kammer, Joshua Andrew (2015) Analyses of planetary atmospheres across the spectrum : from Titan to exoplanets. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:08312014-134619300

Limaye, Ajay Brian Sanjay (2015) Valley evolution by meandering rivers. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:10272014-105243856

2014

Rosenburg, Margaret Anne (2014) Interpretation of lunar topography : impact cratering and surface roughness. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05282014-080001211

2013

Line, Michael Robert (2013) Characterization of exoplanet atmospheres : spectral retrieval and chemistry. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05212013-091653227

Wolf, Aaron Samuel (2013) Probing the thermodynamic properties of mantle rocks in solid and liquid states. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:06102013-170950875

Zhang, Xi (2013) Aerosols and chemistry in the planetary atmospheres. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:12072012-233847443

2012

Batygin, Konstantin (2012) Orbits and interiors of planets. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05202012-233257444

Soto, Alejandro (2012) Dynamical paleoclimatology of Mars. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01252012-143955675

2011

Hayes, Alexander Gerard (2011) Hydrocarbon lakes on Titan and their role in the methane cycle. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05182011-100453420

Kuai, Le (2011) I: Retrieval of atmospheric carbon dioxide from high-resolution spectra. II: Interannual variability of the stratospheric quasi-biennual oscillation. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05222011-150750020

Schwamb, Megan E. (2011) Beyond Sedna : probing the distant solar system. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:07082010-134040468

2010

Busch, Michael (2010) Shapes and spins of near-earth asteroids. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:04082010-125341638

Heavens, Nicholas Gray (2010) The impact of mesoscale processes on the atmospheric circulation of Mars. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:04222010-152158923

Pahlevan, Kaveh (2010) Chemical and Isotopic Consequences of Lunar Formation via Giant Impact. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:06082010-072824369

Marinova, Margarita M. (2010) Inquiries into the consequences of planetary-scale impacts and the implications of carbonates in the hyper-arid core of the Sahara. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05272010-184707226

Metz, Joannah M (2010) A study of the record of ancient sedimentary rocks on Mars using MER, HiRISE and CRISM images. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:04102010-113856474

2009

Guo, Xin (Vincent) (2009) Modeling studies related to carbon dioxide phase change on Mars. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05082009-120748

Lewis, Kevin Wayne (2009) The rock record of Mars : structure, sedimentology and stratigraphy. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-06062009-150120

Salyk, Colette Vanessa (2009) Molecular spectroscopy of planet-forming regions in circumstellar disks. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05272009-151203

Wiktorowicz, Sloane John (2009) Unambiguous black hole mass from polarimetry and application to hot Jupiters. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03032009-092300

2003

Byrne, Shane (2003) History and current processes of the Martian polar layered deposits. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-05292003-140024

Fenton, Lori Kay (2003) Aeolian processes on Mars: atmospheric modeling and GIS analysis. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03052003-124751

Kuang, Zhiming (2003) I: Remote spectroscopic measurements of atmospheric HDO/H_2O and column CO_2. II: Interannual variations of the earth's reflectance. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-06022003-114148

Lane, Benjamin Frederick (2003) High-precision infra-red stellar interferometry. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03122003-112232

2002

Dyudina, Ulyana Anatolyevna (2002) Light scattering in the clouds on Jupiter. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:04242012-142706141

Stewart-Mukhopad, Sarah Toby (2002) Collisional processes involving icy bodies in the solar system. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09242008-095607

2001

Lee, Yuan-Tai (2001) Atmospheric chemistry and transport modeling in the outer solar system. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01252013-101859233

Moyer, Elisabeth Jeanne Bailey (2001) Tracers of rapid transport in the lower stratosphere. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:02122013-103240444

Pankine, Alexey Anatolyevich (2001) Low order model of Martian circulation and interannual variability of global dust storms. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11072001-160517

Qi, Chunhua (2001) Aperture synthesis studies of the chemical composition of protoplanetary disks and comets. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11302001-000213

Toigo, Anthony Domenick (2001) Behavior of dust in the Martian atmosphere. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01242013-112821494

Zhang, Hui (2001) Spectroscopic studies of N_2O and HNO_4: a window into the global biogeochemistry of nitrogen. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01302013-092114374

2000

Ivanov, Anton Borisovich (2000) Some aspects of the Martian climate in the Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter (MOLA) investigation. Part I. Evolution of the polar residual ice caps. Part II. Polar night clouds. Part III. Interpretation of the MOLA reflectivity measurement in terms of the surface albedo and atmospheric opacity. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01302013-163300566

Roulston, Mark Stephen (2000) Construction of low dimensional models of El Niño-southern oscillation using empirical orthogonal functions. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01242013-112006606

1999

Kass, David M. (1999) Change in the martian atmosphere. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01242013-162910396

1998

Mills, Franklin Perry (1998) I. Observations and photochemical modeling of the Venus middle atmosphere. II. Thermal infrared spectroscopy of Europa and Callisto. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11222004-140151

Tsitas, Steven R. (1998) I. The effect of volcanic aerosols on ultraviolet radiation in Antarctica. II. A novel method for enhancing subsurface radar imaging using radar interferometry. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01302013-102418285

Vasavada, Ashwin R. (1998) I. Temperatures of polar ice deposits on mercury and the moon. II. Jovian atmospheric dynamics from Galileo imaging. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01282013-083854060

Yen, Albert Shih-Yueh (1998) Effects of the Martian environment on its surface materials: experimental studies. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01282013-130210960

1997

Haldemann, Albert Frank Christian (1997) Interpreting radar scattering : circular-polarization perspectives from three terrestrial planets. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:04222010-100328955

Jiang, Yibo (1997) Decadal evolution of atmospheric ozone and remote sensing of tropospheric ozone. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01242013-141747377

Kursinski, Emil Robert (1997) The GPS radio occultation concept: theoretical performance and initial results. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01282013-095417825

1996

Gurwell, Mark Andrew (1996) Planetary atmospheres: probing structure through millimeterwave observations of carbon monoxide. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:02052013-152025528

Lyons, James Richard (1996) Atmospheric chemistry in the outer solar system: from 40 K to 4000 K. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01252013-094647944

Nair, Hari (1996) Photochemical processes in the atmospheres of Earth and Mars. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:08192010-151207728

Weisstein, Eric W. (1996) Millimeter/submillimeter fourier transform spectroscopy of Jovian planet atmospheres. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:02062013-163011023

1995

Dissly, Richard William (1995) Laboratory studies of astrophysical ices. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10312007-083146

Gerstell, Marguerite F. (1995) Part 1. Two radiative transfer models with terrestial applications. Part 2. Testing the porcupine plate hypothesis. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:03302010-131151765

Koerner, David (1995) The kinematics of circumstellar disks around T Tauri stars. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10312007-162008

McMuldroch, Stuart (1995) The circumstellar environments of FU Orionis stars. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10312007-094538

Ray, Terrill Wylie (1995) Remote monitoring of land degradation in arid/semiarid regions. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11062007-083125

Stephens, Stuart Keller (1995) Carbonate formation on Mars : experiments and models. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11052007-080036

Takata, Toshiko (1995) Three-dimensional analysis of impact processes on planets. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11012007-084634

Tryka, Kimberly A. (1995) Nitrogen on Triton and Pluto. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10302007-142312

1994

Betts, Bruce Harold (1994) Thermal and visible studies of Mars using the Termoskan data set. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:02112013-110255064

Butler, Bryan Jay (1994) 3.5-cm radar investigation of Mars and Mercury : planetological implications. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01252013-144953787

Leroy, Stephen Sylvain (1994) Convectively generated internal gravity waves in Venus's middle atmosphere : momentum transport and radio scintillations. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-06182008-135507

1992

Hofstadter, Mark David (1992) Microwave observations of Uranus. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:09222011-102938775

Shah, Kathryn Pierce (1992) Interferometric observations of the J(0,1) CO line on Venus: upper Mesospheric winds and CO abundance. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:10042011-095138905

Svitek, Tomas (1992) Martian water frost : control of global distribution by small-scale processes. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03112009-141429

1989

Herkenhoff, Kenneth Edward (1989) Quantitative studies of the Martian south polar region using spacecraft images. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-06072007-141923

Michelangeli, Diane V. (1989) I. Impact of volcanic aerosols on stratospheric chemistry. II. O2(1sigma g+) and O2(1delta g) in the H + O2 reaction system. III. Barotropic instability of zonal jets on Mars, Earth and Venus. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-06112007-132024

1987

Friedson, Andrew James (1987) I. Meridional energy balance of Uranus. II. Viscosity of rock-ice mixtures. III. The thermosphere of Titan. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01292013-151449809

Kirk, Randolph Livingstone (1987) I. Thermal evolution of Ganymede and implications for surface features. II. Magnetohydrodynamic constraints on deep zonal flow in the giant planets. III. A fast finite-element algorithm for two-dimensional photoclinometry. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11142006-131417

Rudy, Donald J. (1987) Mars: high resolution VLA observations at wavelengths of 2 and 6cm and derived properties. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:02202013-103037890

1986

Wenkert, Daniel (1986) Empirical relations between the earth's radiation budget, cloudiness, and various meteorological parameters. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01302013-101810609

1985

Humphreys, Eugene Drake (1985) Studies of the crust-mantle system beneath Southern California. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:02142013-085850235

Lunine, Jonathan Irving (1985) Volatiles in the outer solar system: I. Thermodynamics of clathrate hydrates. II. Ethane ocean on Titan. III. Evolution of primordial Titan atmosphere. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:02212013-144447105

Summers, Michael Earl (1985) Theoretical studies of Io's atmosphere. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01302013-100511748

1983

Clancy, Robert Todd (1983) Carbon monoxide in the atmosphere of the terrestrial planets. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01252013-152959933

Gladstone, George Randall (1983) Radiative transfer and photochemistry in the upper atmosphere of Jupiter. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:02042013-113709002

Jakosky, Bruce Martin (1983) The seasonal behavior of water vapor in the Mars atmosphere. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:02062013-144652620

Jewitt, David (1983) I. Physical studies of distant comets. II. Morphologies of planetary nebulae. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10132005-145503

Porco, Carolyn C. (1983) Voyager observations of Saturn's rings. I. The eccentric rings at 1.29, 1.45, 1.95 and 2.27 Rs. II. The periodic variation of spokes. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-09212004-110904

1982

Cimino, Josephine Beatrice (1982) The composition, vertical structure and global variability of the lower cloud deck on Venus, as determined by radio occultation techniques. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:01302013-145914913

Passey, Quinn R. (1982) Viscosity structure of the lithospheres of Ganymede, Callisto, and Enceladus, and of the Earth's upper mantle. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:02152013-145142740

1981

McKinnon, William Beall (1981) Large impact craters and basins: mechanics of syngenetic and postgenetic modification. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:02122013-101424216

1978

Bills, Bruce Gordon (1978) A harmonic and statistical analysis of the topography of the earth, moon and Mars. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:04092012-114720525

Terrile, Richard John (1978) High spatial resolution infrared imaging of Jupiter: implications for the vertical cloud structure from five-micron measurements. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:04082010-091644952

1976

Reid, Mark Jonathan (1976) The structure of hydroxyl masers and circumstellar envelopes of long period variable stars. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-08262008-113619

1975

Orton, Glenn Scott (1975) Spatially resolved absolute spectral reflectivity of Jupiter : 3390-8400 angstroms. The Jovian thermal structure from Pioneer 10 infrared radiometer data. Observations and analysis of 8-14 micron thermal emission of Jupiter : a model of thermal structure and cloud properties. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-10292008-151636

1973

Cuzzi, Jeffrey Nicholas (1973) The subsurface nature of Mercury and Mars from thermal microwave emission. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:06272011-145049521

Ward, William Roger (1973) I. The formation of planetesimals. II. Tidal friction and generalized Cassini's laws in the solar system. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-03042009-085737

1971

Cutts, James Alfred John (1971) Martian spectral reflectivity properties from Mariner 7 observations. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-08152006-080935

1964

Watson, Kenneth (1964) I. The thermal conductivity measurements of selected silicate powders in vacuum from 150 degrees-350 degrees K. II. An interpretation of the moon's eclipse and lunation cooling as observed through the earth's atmosphere from 8-14 microns. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-11042002-153232

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