2023 - Research.com Earth Science in United States Leader Award
2022 - Research.com Earth Science in United States Leader Award
2015 - Penrose Medal, The Geological Society of America
2006 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
1997 - Fellow of American Geophysical Union (AGU)
1993 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
James W. Head mostly deals with Impact crater, Mars Exploration Program, Geophysics, Geochemistry and Geomorphology. His Impact crater research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Volcano, Volcanism, Mineralogy and Earth science. His work in Earth science addresses issues such as Petrology, which are connected to fields such as Magma.
His Mars Exploration Program research is under the purview of Astrobiology. His Geophysics study also includes
His main research concerns Impact crater, Mars Exploration Program, Astrobiology, Geochemistry and Volcano. His study looks at the relationship between Impact crater and fields such as Geophysics, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems. His research in Mars Exploration Program intersects with topics in Glacial period and Earth science.
He interconnects Volcanism and Venus in the investigation of issues within Volcano. His Venus study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Geologic map and Tectonics. His Lava study deals with Petrology intersecting with Magma.
Impact crater, Mars Exploration Program, Geochemistry, Astrobiology and Geomorphology are his primary areas of study. His Impact crater research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Structural basin, Paleontology, Crust, Mercury and Regolith. His Crust course of study focuses on Petrology and Mantle.
His Mars Exploration Program research integrates issues from Erosion, Earth science and Atmospheric sciences. His studies link Volcanism with Geochemistry. The Astrobiology study combines topics in areas such as Atmosphere and Exoplanet.
His primary areas of investigation include Impact crater, Petrology, Mars Exploration Program, Geochemistry and Volcanism. His Impact crater research includes themes of Structural basin, Geomorphology, Altimeter, Regolith and Polar. His Petrology study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Glacier and Crust.
Crust is a subfield of Geophysics that James W. Head studies. His Mars Exploration Program research incorporates elements of Climate history, Atmospheric sciences and Fluvial. Volcanism is closely attributed to Volcano in his study.
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Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter: Experiment summary after the first year of global mapping of Mars
David E. Smith;Maria T. Zuber;Herbert V. Frey;James B. Garvin.
Journal of Geophysical Research (2001)
The Global Topography of Mars and Implications for Surface Evolution
David E. Smith;Maria T. Zuber;Maria T. Zuber;Sean C. Solomon;Roger J. Phillips.
Ascent and eruption of basaltic magma on the earth and moon
Lionel Wilson;James W. Head.
Journal of Geophysical Research (1981)
Recent ice ages on Mars
James W. Head;John F. Mustard;Mikhail A. Kreslavsky;Ralph E. Milliken.
Character and Spatial Distribution of OH/H2O on the Surface of the Moon Seen by M3 on Chandrayaan-1
C. M. Pieters;J. N. Goswami;J. N. Goswami;R. N. Clark;M. Annadurai.
Geologic history of Mars
Michael H. Carr;James W. Head.
Earth and Planetary Science Letters (2010)
Internal Structure and Early Thermal Evolution of Mars from Mars Global Surveyor Topography and Gravity
Maria T. Zuber;Maria T. Zuber;Sean C. Solomon;Roger J. Phillips;David E. Smith.
Evidence for a subsurface ocean on Europa
Michael H. Carr;Michael J. S. Belton;Clark R. Chapman;Merton E. Davies.
The Mars Observer laser altimeter investigation
M. T. Zuber;D. E. Smith;S. C. Solomon;D. O. Muhleman.
Journal of Geophysical Research (1992)
Europa's Crust and Ocean: Origin, Composition, and the Prospects for Life
Jeffrey S. Kargel;Jonathan Z. Kaye;James W. Head;Giles M. Marion.
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