Francis Nimmo

TitleProfessor
DivisionPhysical & Biological Sciences
DepartmentEarth & Planetary Sciences
AffiliationsAstronomy & Astrophysics Department
Phone831-459-1783
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OfficeEarth and Marine Sciences A219
Campus Mail StopEarth and Planetary Sciences
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Research Interests

Understanding the structure and evolution of rocky and icy planets, in particular Icy Satellites and Mars.

Biography, Education and Training

BA, Natural Sciences (Geology), Cambridge University
PhD, Planetary Sciences, Cambridge University

Teaching Interests

Math for Earth Scientists, The Outer Solar System, Planetary Surfaces, Planetary Interiors