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University Scholar Series: Monika Kress
University Scholar Series, 2010-2014 (2011)
  • Monika Kress, San Jose State University
Abstract

On November 30, 2011 Dr. Monika Kress spoke in the University Scholar Series hosted by Provost Gerry Selter at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library. Monika Kress is an Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy at SJSU and also a member of the NASA Astrobiology Institute's Virtual Planetary Laboratory. In this seminar, she presents the theory of solar system formation, focusing on meteorites. Dr. Kress also describes a first-hand account of how meteorites are recovered from the most fertile meteorite-hunting ground on Earth: Antarctica

Keywords
  • Meteorites,
  • Antarctica,
  • Solar system origin
Publication Date
September 30, 2011
Comments
1 streaming video file (63 min.) : digital, sound, color. Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Citation Information
Monika Kress. "University Scholar Series: Monika Kress" University Scholar Series, 2010-2014 (2011)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/monika_kress/1/