Press, printed or online (partial list)
- There's a massive, icy underworld hiding inside one of Hawaii's volcanoes, by Chris D'Angelo, HuffPost Science, January 2016
- The melting ice caves of Mauna Loa, by Nick Lee, Hawaii Public Radio, January 2016.
- New study shows 'massive ice loss' in Mauna Loa ice cave. Hawaii News Now, December 2015 [external link]
- History of Mauna Kea snow and ice (public talk), November 2014 [youtube].
- Looking for permafrost in Hawaii,
blog by Brian Shiro, June 2013
- Last Martian Ice Age still waning,
blog by rburnham, August 2012
- Slope streaks not becoming more common; survive for decades,
blog by rburnham, March 2012
- Mars als weißer Planet, by Guido Meyer, Deutschlandfunk (in German), September 2007
- Prickly City Comic Strip. Washington Post and Seattle Times, 24 September 2007
- Jeff Hecht. The ebb and flow of Martian ice. New Scientist Magazine, page 23, September 2007
- Mars, like Earth, has cyclical Ice Ages study says,
by Brian Handwerk, National Geographic News, September 2007
- Cambio climático: la evolución del clima en Marte
(in Spanish), September 2007
- Mars has had many, many ice ages,
by Nicholos Wethington, UniverseToday, September 2007
- Oliver Morton. Mars revisited. National Geographic Magazine, pages 2-31, January 2004
- Robert Burnham. A new type of martian landslide. Astronomy Magazine, page 30, November 2003
- Leo Kadanoff. A model of turbulence. Physics Today, pages 11-13, September 1995
NASA Postdoctoral Program (NPP).
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Undergraduate students interested in research internships can apply through
Please attach your resume when contacting me by email.
Possible undergraduate projects:
- Image analysis or field experiments to study gullies, frost, and water on Mars
- High-altitude environments in Hawaii (caves, permafrost, climate history, ...)
- High-performance computing and data science
- and others
"Lessons in Scientific Computing"
Bibliography for the summit region of Mauna Kea
Bibliography for Caves on the Hawaiian Islands
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