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Thèse de doctorat

Approche numérique du couplage par effets de marée entre transferts thermiques internes et évolution orbitale des corps planétaires. Université de Nantes (2012) [PDF] [Errata]

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Articles dans des revues internationales

  1. Climate-driven deposition of water ice and the formation of mounds in craters in Mars’ north polar region
    S.J. Conway, N. Hovius, T. Barnie, J. Besserer, S. Le Mouélic, R. Orosei et N.A. Read
    Icarus 220 (1), 174-193 (2012) [PDF]
  2. Convection-driven compaction as a possible origin of Enceladus’s long-wavelength topography
    J. Besserer, F. Nimmo, J.H. Roberts et R.T. Pappalardo
    Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets 118 (5), 908-915 (2013) [PDF]
  3. Structure and evolution of the lunar Procellarum region as revealed by GRAIL gravity data
    J.C. Andrews-Hanna, J. Besserer, J.W. Head III, C.J.A. Howett, W.S. Kiefer, P.J. Lucey, P.J. McGovern, H.J. Melosh, G.A. Neumann, R.J. Phillipps, P.M. Schenk, D.E. Smith, S.C. Solomon et M.T. Zuber
    Nature (en une de la revue) 514 (7520), 68-71 (2014) [PDF]
  4. GRAIL gravity constraints on the vertical and lateral density structure of the lunar crust
    J. Besserer, F. Nimmo, M.A. Wieczorek, R.C. Weber, W.S. Kiefer, P.J. McGovern, J.C. Andrews-Hanna, D.E. Smith et M.T. Zuber
    Geophysical Research Letters 41 (16), 5771-5777 (2014) [PDF] [SOM] [SOM-readme]
  5. Self-consistent generation of single-plume state for Enceladus using non-Newtonian rheology
    A. Rozel, J. Besserer, G.J. Golabek, M. Kaplan et P.J. Tackley
    Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets 119 (3), 416-433 (2014) [JGR]
  6. Interactions between complex craters and the lunar crust : Analysis using GRAIL data
    C.J. Bierson, R.J. Phillips, F. Nimmo, J. Besserer, C. Milbury, J.T. Keane, J.M. Soderblom et M.T. Zuber
    Journal of Geophysical Research : Planets 121 (8), 1488-1497 (2016) [PDF]
  7. Scaling of heat transfer in stagnant lid convection for the outer shell of icy moons: Influence of rheology
    L. Harel, C. Dumoulin, G. Choblet, G. Tobie et J. Besserer
    Icarus (sous presse)

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Présentations et séminaires invités

  1. Coupling tidal effects and heat transfer in planetary bodies
    Royal Observatory of Belgium, Brussels, 6 juin 2011
  2. Coupling thermal transfer, tidal dissipation, and orbital evolution of planetary bodies with CHEOPS-2D
    Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, University of  California, Santa Cruz, 18 octobre 2012
  3. Pore compaction in mega-regoliths: The case of Enceladus and the Moon
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena (CA, USA), 1er avril 2013
  4. Vertical and lateral variations in lunar crustal porosity
    GRAIL/LOLA Team Meeting, Brown University, Providence (RI, USA), 22-23 mai 2013
  5. Vertical and lateral variations in lunar crustal porosity: An update
    GRAIL/LOLA Annual Science Retreat, National Academy of Science, Woods Hole (MA, USA), 21-22 août 2013
  6. Cooking soufflés on planetary surfaces: Enceladus and the Moon
    Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Santa Cruz, 25 octobre 2013
  7. Enceladus’s thermal dichotomy: Non-Newtonian single-plume convection?
    Enceladus Focus Group Meeting, SETI Institute, Moutain View (CA, USA), 14 décembre 2013
  8. Enceladus’s internal dynamics: Current understanding and challenges
    Geophysical Fluid Dynamics group, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zürich, 6 mai 2014
  9. Enceladus: An active tiny Moon
    Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wrocław, 12 mai 2014
  10. Enceladus and the Moon: Baking soufflés on planetary surfaces
    Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wrocław, 12 mai 2014

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Communications (inter)nationales avec actes

  1. Liquid water and resurfacing on Enceladus’ south polar terrain
    G. Tobie, J. Besserer, O. Čadek, G. Choblet et C. Sotin
    Eur. Planet. Sci. Cong., 3, 342 (oral), 2008 [PDF]
  2. Coupled evolution of the orbit and internal dynamics of the planets and of their satellites: Application to the primitive Earth-Moon system
    J. Besserer, G. Choblet, A. Mocquet et G. Tobie
    International Workshop on Modeling of Mantle Convection and Lithospheric Dynamics, 11, 33 (poster), 2009 [PDF]
  3. Ice filled craters in Mars’ north polar region – Implications for sub-surface volatiles
    N. Hovius, S.J. Conway, T.D. Barnie et J. Besserer
    Lun. Planet. Sci. Conf., XL, 2042 (poster), 2009 [PDF]
  4. Thermal activity on Enceladus’ south pole triggered by tidal forces: Toward a self-consistent model
    G. Tobie, M. Běhounková, J. Besserer, O. Čadek, G. Choblet et C. Sotin
    Eur. Planet. Sci. Cong., 4, 233 (oral invité), 2009 [PDF]
  5. Vers un outil numérique pour l’étude du couplage orbite-dynamique interne des planètes et de leurs satellites
    J. Besserer, G. Choblet, G. Tobie, M. Běhounková et A. Mocquet
    Colloque Quadriennal de Bilan et Prospective du Programme National de Planétologie (Plouzané, France) (poster), 2010
  6. Heat generation and transport on Enceladus
    G. Tobie, M. Běhounková, J. Besserer, O. Čadek et G. Choblet
    Eur. Planet. Sci. Cong., 5, 570 (oral invité), 2010 [PDF]
  7. Coupling tidal effects and heat transfer in planetary bodies
    J. Besserer, A. Mocquet, G. Tobie, G. Choblet, M. Běhounková et O. Čadek
    EPSC-DPS Joint Meeting, 6, 927 (poster), 2011 [PDF]
  8. The origin and evolution of ice domes in the north polar region of Mars
    S.J Conway, N. Hovius, T.D. Barnie, J. Besserer, S. Le Mouélic et N. Read
    Lun. Planet. Sci. Conf., XLII, 2030 (oral), 2011 [PDF]
  9. Tidally heated convection in Enceladus’ ice shell: Implications for the south pole thermal activity
    G. Tobie, M. Běhounková, J. Besserer, O. Čadek, G. Choblet, L. Han et A.P. Showman
    EPSC-DPS Joint Meeting, 6, 711 (oral invité), 2011 [PDF]
  10. The tidal response of super-Earths and large icy worlds
    G. Tobie, O. Grasset, M. Běhounková, J. Besserer, O. Čadek, G. Choblet et A. Mocquet
    Eur. Planet. Sci. Cong., 7, 502 (oral), 2012 [PDF]
  11. Theoretical and observational constraints on lunar mega-regolith thickness
    J. Besserer, F. Nimmo, M.A. Wieczorek, W.S. Kiefer, J.C. Andrews-Hanna et M.T. Zuber
    Lun. Planet. Sci. Conf., XLIV, 2463 (oral), 2013 [PDF]
  12. GRAIL constraints on the vertical density structure of the lunar crust
    J. Besserer, F. Nimmo, M.A. Wieczorek, R.C. Weber, W.S. Kiefer, P.J. McGovern, D.E. Smith et M.T. Zuber
    Lun. Planet. Sci. Conf., XLV, 2407 (oral), 2014 [PDF]
  13. The contribution of impact melt sheets to lunar impact basin gravity anomalies
    W.S. Kiefer, P.J. McGovern, R.W.K. Potter, J.C. Andrews-Hanna, J. Besserer, G.S. Collins, J.W. Head III, D.M. Hurwitz, K. Miljković, F. Nimmo, R.J. Phillips, D.E. Smith, J.M. Soderblom, G.J. Taylor, M.A. Wieczorek et M.T. Zuber
    Lun. Planet. Sci. Conf., XLV, 2831 (oral), 2014 [PDF]
  14. A high-resolution view of the Orientale basin and surroundings from the Gravity Recovery And Interior Laboratory (GRAIL)
    M.T. Zuber, D.E. Smith, S.J. Goossens, S.W. Asmar, A.S. Konopliv, F.G. Lemoine, H.J. Melosh, G.A. Neumann, R.J. Phillips, S.C. Solomon, M.M. Watkins, M.A. Wieczorek, J.C. Andrews-Hanna, J.W. Head, W.S. Kiefer, P.J. McGovern, F. Nimmo, G.J. Taylor, J. Besserer, B.C. Johnson, K. Miljković, J.M. Soderblom, D.M. Blair, G.L. Kruizinga, E.Mazarico et Dah-Ning Yuan
    Lun. Planet. Sci. Conf., XLV, 2061 (oral), 2014 [PDF]
  15. The subsurface structure of the Compton-Belkovich thorium anomaly as revealed by GRAIL
    J.C. Jansen, J.C. Andrews-Hanna, Y. Li, J. Besserer, S. Goosens, J.W. Head III, W.S. Kiefer, P.J. McGovern, J.M. Soderblom, G.J. Taylor, M.A. Wieczorek et M.T. Zuber
    Lun. Planet. Sci. Conf., XLVI, 2185 (oral), 2015 [PDF]
  16. Crater Bouguer anomalies probe South-Pole-Aitken (SPA) basin structure
    R.J. Phillips, C.J. Thomason, J.W. Head III, J.M. Soderblom, F. Nimmo, J. Besserer, H.J. Melosh, C. Milbury, W.S. Kiefer et M.T. Zuber
    Lun. Planet. Sci. Conf., XLVI, 2897 (oral), 2015 [PDF]
  17. New scaling laws for stagnant lid convection with a composite ice rheology: Application to Ganymede and Titan
    L. Harel, C. Dumoulin, G. Choblet, G. Tobie et J. Besserer
    EPSC-DPS Joint Meeting, 13, 627 (oral), 2019 [PDF]

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Communications internationales avec résumés

  1. Candidate mud volcanoes in the northern plains of Mars
    E.S. Kite, N. Hovius, J.K. Hillier et J. Besserer
    Am. Geophys. Union Fall Meet., 88, 52 (poster), 2007 [ADS]
  2. Liquid water and thermal activity of Enceladus’ south polar terrain
    J. Besserer, G. Tobie, G. Choblet, O. Čadek et C. Sotin
    Am. Geophys. Union Fall Meet., 89, 53 (oral), 2008 [ADS]
  3. Thermal activity on Enceladus’s south pole triggered by tidal forces: Toward a self-consistent model
    G. Tobie, J. Besserer, M. Běhounková, O. Čadek, G. Choblet et C. Sotin
    General Ass. Eur. Geosci. Union, 11, 8418 (poster), 2009 [PDF]
  4. Tidally heated compressible mantle convection in planets and moons
    J. Besserer, G. Choblet, G. Tobie, M. Běhounková, O. Čadek et A. Mocquet
    Am. Geophys. Union Fall Meet., 91, A1591 (poster), 2010 [ADS]
  5. Exploring the origin of ice-filled craters in the north polar region of Mars
    N. Hovius, S.J. Conway, T.D. Barnie, J. Besserer, S. Le Mouélic et N. Read
    General Ass. Eur. Geosci. Union, 12, 15299 (poster), 2010 [ADS]
  6. Thermal stability of internal liquid water reservoir at Enceladus’ South pole
    G. Tobie, M. Běhounková, J. Besserer, O. Čadek et G. Choblet
    Am. Geophys. Union Fall Meet., 91, C3 (oral), 2010 [ADS]
  7. Thermal stability of internal liquid water reservoir at Enceladus’ south pole
    M. Běhounková, G. Tobie, J. Besserer, O. Čadek et G. Choblet
    General Ass. Eur. Geosci. Union, 13, 3053 (poster), 2011 [PDF]
  8. Coupling tidal interactions and internal dynamics of the early Earth-Moon system
    J. Besserer, M. Le Feuvre, G. Tobie, G. Choblet et A. Mocquet
    General Ass. Eur. Geosci. Union, 13, 834 (poster), 2011 [PDF]
  9. Convection-driven compaction as the source of Enceladus’ enigmatic long wavelength topography
    J. Besserer, F. Nimmo et R.T. Pappalardo
    Am. Geophys. Union Fall Meet., 93, P32A-05 (oral), 2012 [ADS]
  10. The tidal response of super-Earths and large icy worlds
    G. Tobie, O. Grasset, M. Běhounková, J. Besserer, O. Čadek, G. Choblet et A. Mocquet
    Am. Geophys. Union Fall Meet., 93, P11B-1803 (poster), 2012 [ADS]
  11. GRAIL constraints on vertical and lateral density structure of lunar crust
    J. Besserer, F. Nimmo, M.A. Wieczorek, D.E. Smith et M.T. Zuber
    Am. Geophys. Union Fall Meet., 94, G31B-04 (oral), 2013 [AGU]
  12. Self-consistent generation of single-plume state for Enceladus using non-Newtonian rheology
    J. Besserer, A. Rozel, G.J. Golabek, M. Kaplan, T.W. Becker et P.J. Tackley
    Annu. Meet. Div. Planet. Sci. Am. Astron. Soc., 45, 403 (oral), 2013 [ADS]
  13. Enceladus’s south polar thermal anomaly in light of weak thermal convection
    J. Besserer, G.J. Golabek, A. Rozel et P.J. Tackley
    General Ass. Eur. Geosci. Union, 16, 4605 (oral), 2014 [PDF]
  14. Revealing lunar crustal density stratification with GRAIL data
    J. Besserer, F. Nimmo, M.A. Wieczorek, R.C. Weber, W.S. Kiefer, P.J. McGovern, D.E. Smith et M.T. Zuber
    General Ass. Eur. Geosci. Union, 16, 4619 (poster), 2014 [ADS]
  15. GRAIL investigation of the subsurface structure of South Pole-Aitken Basin
    A. Ertel, F. Nimmo, J. Besserer et D.M. Hurwitz [AGU]
    Am. Geophys. Union Fall Meet., 95, G22A-04 (oral), 2014
  16. GRAIL Bouguer gravity anomalies of complex lunar craters : Determined through spectral filtering
    C. Thomason, R.J. Phillips, F. Nimmo et J. Besserer
    Am. Geophys. Union Fall Meet., 95, G33A-0430 (poster), 2014 [AGU]

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