PTYS 554
Evolution of Planetary Surfaces


Shane Byrne — 626-0407 — 524 Kuiper Building

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August 26th Class Introduction

Week Starting Monday Wednesday Friday
8/26 Forming Planetary Crusts I Forming Planetary Crusts II --
9/2 Labor Day Forming Planetary Crusts III Gravity and Topography I
9/9 -- Gravity and Topography II Tectonic Processes I
9/16 -- -- --
9/23 -- -- --
9/30 Tectonic Processes II Planetary Heating --
10/7 Volcanic Processes I Volcanic Processes II Volcanic Processes III
10/14 Impact Processes I -- 594 Fieldtrip
10/21 594 Fieldtrip -- Impact Processes II
10/28 Impact Processes III -- Vacuum Processes
11/4 Weathering & Sediments Fluvial Processes I 554 Fieldtrip
11/11 Veterans' Day Fluvial Processes II Fluvial Processes III
11/18 Aeolian Processes I Aeolian Processes II --
11/25 Solar System Ices I Solar System Ices II Thanksgiving
12/2 Glacial/periglacial Processes I Glacial/periglacial Processes II --
12/9 Solar System History I Solar System History II --
12/16 Class Project Presentations 9am-10.15am, Thursday 12/12
Class Project Presentations 9am-10.15am, Friday 12/13
Class Project Presentations 9am-10.15am, Monday 12/16



shane@lpl.arizona.edu


The background image is of Phoebe, a moon of Saturn. It was acquired by the Cassini spacecraft in June of 2004. See here for the original image and more info.