Publications & Presentations

PUBLICATIONS

Evans, A. J., J. C. Andrews-Hanna, A. J. Soto (in preparation), Climate Controlled Volcanism on Mars.

Evans, A. J., S. M. Brown, B. Charlier, T. L Grove, P. B. James, and S. C. Solomon (in preparation), Mercury’s Interior Evolution and Link to Volcanic Plains Emplacement.

Evans, A. J. J. C. Andrews-Hanna, S. M. Tikoo (in preparation), Duration of the Lunar Core Dynamo.

Evans, A. J., J. C. Andrews-Hanna, J. W. Head III, J. M. Soderblom, S. C. Solomon, and M. T. Zuber (submitted), Re-Examination of Early Lunar Chronology: Terranes, Basins, and Impactor Distributions from Buried Craters Revealed by GRAIL Data.

Evans, A. J. (submitted), The GRAIL Mission, Encyclopedia of Lunar Science, Springer International Publishing.

Byrne, P. K., L. R. Ostrach, B. W. Denevi, A. J. Evans, J. W. Head, S. A. Hauck II, S. L. Murchie, and S. C. Solomon (2016), Widespread effusive volcanism on Mercury likely ended by about 3.5 Ga, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, doi:10.1002/2016GL069412.

Evans, A. J., J. M. Soderblom, J. C. Andrews-Hanna, S. C. Solomon, M. T. Zuber (2016), Identification of Buried Lunar Impact Craters from GRAIL Data and Implications for the Nearside Maria, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, doi:10.1002/2015GL067394.

Soderblom, J. M., A. J. Evans, B. C. Johnson, H. J. Melosh,K. Miljković, R. J. Phillips, J. C. Andrews-Hanna, C. J. Bierson, J. W. Head III, C. Milbury, G. A. Neumann, F. Nimmo, D. E. Smith, S. C. Solomon, M. M. Sori, M. A. Wieczorek, and Zuber, M. T. (2015), The fractured Moon: Production and saturation of porosity in the lunar highlands from impact cratering, Geophys. Res. Lett., doi:10.1002/2015GL065022.

Evans, A. J., M. T. Zuber, B. P. Weiss, and S. M. Tikoo (2014), A Wet, Heterogeneous Lunar Interior: Lower Mantle and Core Dynamo Evolution, J. Geophys. Res. Planets, 119, 1061–1077, doi:10.1002/2013JE004494.

Bosak, T., S. P. Templer, T.-D. Wu, B. Liang, J.-L. Guerquin-Kern, J. Mui, H. Vali, A. J. Evans, M.S. Sim, J. Friedman, V. Klepac-Ceraj (2012), Cyanobacterial Activity and Composition in Modern Conical Stromatolites, Geobiology, 10, 5, p384-401, doi:10.1111/j.1472-4669.2012.00334.x.

Sim, M. S., B. Liang, A. P. Petroff, A. J. Evans, V. Klepac-Ceraj, D. T. Flannery, M. R. Walter, and T. Bosak, (2012). Oxygen-Dependent Morphogenesis of Modern Clumped Photosynthetic Mats and Implications for the Archean Stromatolite Record. Geosciences, 2(4), 235259. doi: 10.3390/geosciences2040235;

Evans, A. J., J. C. Andrews-Hanna, and M. T. Zuber (2010), Geophysical Limitations on the Erosion History within Arabia Terra, J. Geophys. Res., 115, E05007, doi:05010.01029/02009JE003469.

Sturm II, E. J., M. Deutsch, C. Harmon, R. Nakagawat, R. Kinsey, N. Lopez, P. Kurdle, and A. J. Evans (2007), Mission Options Scoping Tool for Mars Orbiters: Mass-Cost Calculator, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2007.

 

SELECT INVITED PRESENTATIONS

Evans, A. J. (2017), Structures of Rocky Worlds, Department of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences, Brown University, Providence, RI.

Evans, A. J. (2017), Early History of the Moon and Mercury: Merging Magma Ocean Models with GRAIL and MESSENGER Data, Department of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences, Brown University, Providence, RI.

Evans, A. J. (2017), Early History of the Moon and Mercury: Merging Magma Ocean Models with GRAIL and MESSENGER Data, Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA.

Evans, A. J. (2017), Early History of the Moon and Mercury: Merging Magma Ocean Models with GRAIL and MESSENGER Data, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.

Evans, A. J. (2016), Merging Magma Ocean Theory with GRAIL and MESSENGER Data, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA.

Evans, A. J. (2016), Insights into Early Lunar History with the GRAIL and LRO Missions, Intellectual Ventures, Bellevue, WA.

 

PRESENTATIONS & ABSTRACTS

Evans, A. J. (2017) The Divergent Evolution of Rocky Worlds, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.

Evans, A. J., J. C. Andrews-Hanna, J. M. Soderblom, S. C. Solomon, and M. T. Zuber (2017), Insights into Early Lunar Chronology from GRAIL Data, 48th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, TX.

Evans, A. J., J. C. Andrews-Hanna, J. M. Soderblom, S. C. Solomon, and M. T. Zuber (2016), New Constraints on Early Lunar History using GRAIL Data, Planetary Science Colloquium, Southwest Research Institute, Boulder, CO.

Evans, A. J., J. C. Andrews-Hanna, J. M. Soderblom, S. C. Solomon, and M. T. Zuber (2016), Re-Examination of Early Lunar Chronology: Terranes, Basins, and Impactor Distributions from Buried Craters Revealed by GRAIL Data, Spring Science Team Meeting of Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) and Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimetry (LOLA), Southwest Research Institute, Boulder, CO.

Kiefer W. S., J. C. Andrews-Hanna, A. J. Evans, J. W. Head III, I. Matsuyama, P. J. McGovern, F. Nimmo, J. M. Soderblom, M. M. Sori, G. J. Taylor, R. C. Weber, M. A. Wieczorek, J. G. Williams, and M. T. Zuber (2016) , GRAIL Mission Constraints on the Thermal Structure and Evolution of the Moon, New Views of the Moon 2, Houston, TX.

Evans, A. J. and J. C. Andrews-Hanna (2016), Influence of Basin Impact Heating on Viscous Relaxation of Topography and Thermal Interior State, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, TX.

Byrne, P. K., C. I. Fassett, C. Klimczak, L. R. Ostrach, C. R. Chapman, B. W. Denevi, A. M. Celâl Şengör, S. A. Hauck II, A. J. Evans, M. E. Banks, T. R. Watters, J. W. Head, and S. C. Solomon (2016), The Interplay Between Volcanism and Tectonics on Mercury, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, TX.

Evans, A. J., S. M. Brown, B. Charlier, T. L Grove, P. B. James, S. C. Solomon (2015), Effects of a Compositionally Stratified Mantle: Link to Early Volcanism on Mercury, Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA.

Byrne, P. K., L. R. Ostrach, C. I. Fassett, C. R. Chapman, A. J. Evans, Christian Klimczak, and S. C. Solomon (2015), Widespread Effusive Volcanism on Mercury Ended By 3.6 Ga, Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA.

Evans, A. J., J. M. Soderblom, S. C. Solomon, and M. T. Zuber (2015), A Re-Examination of the Relative Ages of Mare-Filled Impact Basins on the Lunar Nearside from Gravity Signatures of Buried Craters, Workshop on Issues in Crater Studies and the Dating of Planetary Surfaces, Laurel, MD.

Evans, A. J., S. M. Brown, and S. C. Solomon (2015), Characteristics of Early Mantle Convection and Melting on Mercury, 34th MESSENGER Mission Science Team Meeting, Carnegie Institution of Science – Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Washington, DC.

Soderblom, J. M., A. J. Evans, B. C. Johnson, H. J. Melosh, K. Miljković, R. J. Phillips, J. C. Andrews-Hanna, C. Milbury, G. A. Neumann, F. Nimmo, D. E. Smith, S. C. Solomon, M. M. Sori, C. J. Thomason, M. A. Wieczorek, and M. T. Zuber (2015), Probing the Structure and Porosity of the Lunar Highlands Crust, European Geosciences Union, Vienna, Austria.

Evans, A. J., S. M. Brown, and S. C. Solomon (2015), Characteristics of Early Mantle Convection and Melting on Mercury, 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, TX.

Evans, A. J., J. M. Soderblom, S. C. Solomon, and M. T. Zuber (2014), Buried Lunar Craters: Re-Examination of Nearside Basin Ages and Maria Timing, Fall Science Team Meeting of Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) and Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimetry (LOLA), National Academy of Sciences, Falmouth, MA.

Evans, A. J., J. M. Soderblom, S. C. Solomon, and M. T. Zuber (2014), Crater Counts and Relative Ages for the Lunar Nearside, Spring Science Team Meeting of Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) and Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimetry (LOLA), Boulder, CO.

Evans, A. J. (2014), Origin and History of the Moon: Core to Crust, Mississippi University for Women – Department of Sciences and Mathematics (SM 100), Columbus, MS.

Soderblom, J. M., A. J. Evans, R. J. Phillips, J. C. Andrews-Hanna, H. J. Melosh, C. Milbury, K. Miljković, G. A. Neumann, F. Nimmo, D. E. Smith, S. C. Solomon, M. M. Sori, M. A. Wieczorek, M. T. Zuber (2014), Constraints on Impact-Induced Fracturing and Brecciation of the Lunar Crust from GRAIL, 45th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, TX.

Evans, A. J. (2014), Insights into Early Lunar History using GRAIL and LOLA, Columbia University, New York, NY.

Evans, A. J. and M. T. Zuber (2013), Identification of Buried Craters without Surface Expression, Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA.

Evans, A. J. (2013), Early Lunar History: Implications for Interior and Surface Evolution, Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, Cambridge, MA.

Evans, A. J., J. M. Soderblom, and M. T. Zuber (2013), Buried Lunar Craters, Fall Science Team Meeting of Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) and Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimetry (LOLA), National Academy of Sciences, Falmouth, MA.

Evans, A. J., J. M. Soderblom, and M. T. Zuber (2013), Buried Lunar Craters, Summer Science Team Meeting of Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) and Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimetry (LOLA), Brown University, Providence, RI.

Smith, D. E., M. T. Zuber, G. A. Neumann, E. Mazarico, J. W. Head III, A. J. Evans, M. A. Wieczorek, S. J. Goosens, J. C. Andrews-Hanna, J. M. Soderblom, and W. S. Kiefer (2013), GRAIL gravity field of the lunar south polar region, 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, TX.

Evans, A. J., M. T. Zuber, and B. P. Weiss (2013), The Possible Role Of Water In Sustaining A Lunar Core Dynamo, 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, TX.

Evans, A. J., M. T. Zuber, and B. P. Weiss (2013), The Possible Role Of Water In Sustaining A Lunar Core Dynamo, Winter Science Team Meeting of Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) and Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimetry (LOLA), Irvine, CA.

Evans, A. J. and M. T. Zuber (2012), Viscoelastic Relaxation Modeling Of Lunar Basins, Summer Science Team Meeting of Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) and Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimetry (LOLA), Paris, France.

Evans, A. J. and M. T. Zuber (2012), The Possible Role of Water in the Early Thermal Evolution of the Moon, 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, TX.

Evans, A. J., J. C. Andrews-Hanna, and M. T. Zuber (2009), Quantitative Constraints on Surface Erosion via Admittance Localization for Arabia Terra, 40th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, TX.

Evans, A. J., J. C. Andrews-Hanna, and M. T. Zuber (2008), Lithospheric Flexure as a Consequence of Possible Erosion within Arabia Terra, 39th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, TX.