PTYS/LPL Faculty

Michael Nolan

Senior Research Scientist
Small bodies, Asteroid geophysics, Planetary radar
Ph.D., 1994, University of Arizona

520-626-3906 ∙ 520-626-1978
Kuiper 216 ∙ Drake 104C

Years with LPL: 2015 to present

Current Spacecraft Involvement


Complete publications list available from: NASA ADS Author search: Michael Nolan

Refereed publications (NASA ADS): Calendar Year 2016 through July 2018

Shepard, M. K., Timerson, B., Scheeres, D. J., Benner, L. A. M., Giorgini, J. D., Howell, E. S., Magri, C., Nolan, M. C., Springmann, A., Taylor, P. A., Virkki, A. A revised shape model of asteroid (216) Kleopatra 2018Icar..311..197S

Hickson, D., Boivin, A., Daly, M. G., Ghent, R., Nolan, M. C., Tait, K., Cunje, A., Tsai, C. A. Near surface bulk density estimates of NEAs from radar observations and permittivity measurements of powdered geologic material 2018Icar..306...16H

Magri, C., Howell, E. S., Vervack, R. J., Nolan, M. C., Fernández, Y. R., Marshall, S. E., Crowell, J. L. SHERMAN, a shape-based thermophysical model. I. Model description and validation 2018Icar..303..203M

Brozović, M., Benner, L. A. M., McMichael, J. G., Giorgini, J. D., Pravec, P., Scheirich, P., Magri, C., Busch, M. W., Jao, J. S., Lee, C. G., Snedeker, L. G., Silva, M. A., Slade, M. A., Semenov, B., Nolan, M. C., Taylor, P. A., Howell, E. S., Lawrence, K. J. Goldstone and Arecibo radar observations of (99942) Apophis in 2012-2013 2018Icar..300..115B

Lawrence, K. J., Benner, L. A. M., Brozovic, M., Ostro, S. J., Jao, J. S., Giorgini, J. D., Slade, M. A., Jurgens, R. F., Nolan, M. C., Howell, E. S., Taylor, P. A. Arecibo and Goldstone radar images of near-Earth Asteroid (469896) 2005 WC1 2018Icar..300...12L

Marshall, S. E., Howell, E. S., Magri, C., Vervack, R. J., Campbell, D. B., Fernández, Y. R., Nolan, M. C., Crowell, J. L., Hicks, M. D., Lawrence, K. J., Taylor, P. A.  Thermal properties and an improved shape model for near-Earth asteroid (162421) 2000 ET70 2017Icar..292...22M

Crowell, J. L., Howell, E. S., Magri, C., Nolan, M. C., Fernández, Y. R., Richardson, J. E., Warner, B. D., Marshall, S. E., Springmann, A., Vervack, R. J.  Radar and Lightcurve Shape Model of Near-Earth Asteroid (1627) Ivar 2017Icar..291..254C

Carter, L. M., Campbell, B. A., Neish, C. D., Nolan, M. C., Patterson, G. W., Jensen, J. R., Bussey, D. B. J.  A Comparison of Radar Polarimetry Data of the Moon From the LRO Mini-RF Instrument and Earth-Based Systems 2017ITGRS..55.1915C

Brozović, M., Benner, L. A. M., Magri, C., Scheeres, D. J., Busch, M. W., Giorgini, J. D., Nolan, M. C., Jao, J. S., Lee, C. G., Snedeker, L. G., Silva, M. A., Lawrence, K. J., Slade, M. A., Hicks, M. D., Howell, E. S., Taylor, P. A., Sanchez, J. A., Reddy, V., Dykhuis, M., Corre, L. L.  Goldstone radar evidence for short-axis mode non-principal-axis rotation of near-Earth asteroid (214869) 2007 PA8 2017Icar..286..314B

Shepard, M. K., Richardson, J., Taylor, P. A., Rodriguez-Ford, L. A., Conrad, A., de Pater, I., Adamkovics, M., de Kleer, K., Males, J. R., Morzinski, K. M., Close, L. M., Kaasalainen, M., Viikinkoski, M., Timerson, B., Reddy, V., Magri, C., Nolan, M. C., Howell, E. S., Benner, L. A. M., Giorgini, J. D., Warner, B. D., Harris, A. W.  Radar observations and shape model of asteroid 16 Psyche 2017Icar..281..388S

Harmon, J. K., Nolan, M. C.  Arecibo radar imagery of Mars: II. Chryse-Xanthe, polar caps, and other regions 2017Icar..281..162H

Hickson, D., Sotodeh, S., Daly, M. G., Ghent, R., Nolan, M. C.  Improvements on effective permittivity measurements of powdered alumina: Implications for bulk permittivity properties of asteroid regoliths 2017AdSpR..59..472H

Scheeres, D. J., Hesar, S. G., Tardivel, S., Hirabayashi, M., Farnocchia, D., McMahon, J. W., Chesley, S. R., Barnouin, O., Binzel, R. P., Bottke, W. F., Daly, M. G., Emery, J. P., Hergenrother, C. W., Lauretta, D. S., Marshall, J. R., Michel, P., Nolan, M. C., Walsh, K. J.  The geophysical environment of Bennu 2016Icar..276..116S

Fronzi, M., Iwaszuk, A., Lucid, A., Nolan, M.  Metal oxide nanocluster-modified TiO2 as solar activated photocatalyst materials 2016JPCM...28g4006F

Last updated on June 22, 2018