Philip Christensen

Regents Professor

  • 20333 Citations
  • 81 h-Index
1976 …2022
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Education/Academic qualification

PHD, University of California-Los Angeles

… → 1981

MS, University of California-Los Angeles

… → 1978

BS, University of California-Los Angeles

… → 1976

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crater Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 1976 2019

13 Citations (Scopus)

Craters, boulders and regolith of (101955) Bennu indicative of an old and dynamic surface

The OSIRIS-REx Team, Jan 1 2019, In : Nature Geoscience.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

regolith
asteroid
crater
mass movement
infill
15 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence for widespread hydrated minerals on asteroid (101955) Bennu

The OSIRIS-REx Team, Apr 1 2019, In : Nature Astronomy. 3, 4, p. 332-340 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

asteroids
minerals
organic chemistry
carbonaceous chondrites
regolith

Low-temperature specific heat capacity measurements and application to Mars thermal modeling

Vu, T. H., Piqueux, S., Choukroun, M., Edwards, C. S., Christensen, P. & Glotch, T. D., Mar 15 2019, In : Icarus. 321, p. 824-840 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

heat capacity
inertia
mars
Mars
specific heat
11 Citations (Scopus)

Properties of rubble-pile asteroid (101955) Bennu from OSIRIS-REx imaging and thermal analysis

The OSIRIS-REx Team, Apr 1 2019, In : Nature Astronomy. 3, 4, p. 341-351 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

regolith
piles
asteroids
resources
thermal analysis

Projects 1986 2022