Books by Society Members
Many members of the Meteoritical Society have published technical and popular books on planetary science. A list of books by members of the Society is in preparation.
NEW BOOK - IMPACT CRATERING:PROCESSES AND PRODUCTS
"Impact Cratering: Processes and Products",
published by Wiley-Blackwell (available January 2013)
G. R. Osinski, E. Pierazzo
This book is dedicated to Betty Pierazzo who
sadly passed away before this project was completed.
This book comprises 20 peer-reviewed chapters covering broad aspects of
the impact cratering process. It introduces readers to the threat and
nature of impactors, the impact cratering process, the products, and
the effects - both destructive and beneficial. A series of chapters on
the various techniques used to study impact craters provide a
foundation for anyone studying impacts.
In addition to the book - available in both print and ebook form
- all figures from the book are available as powerpoint files from a
companion website, providing a valuable teaching resource.
This book can be purchased at a 25% discount through the Wiley-Blackwell program for members