Research Output 1973 2017

2017

10Be dating of late pleistocene megafloods and cordilleran ice sheet retreat in the northwestern United States

Balbas, A. M., Barth, A. M., Clark, P. U., Clark, J., Caffee, M., O'Connor, J., Baker, V. R., Konrad, K. & Bjornstad, B. Jul 1 2017 In : Geology. 45, 7, p. 583-586 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cordilleran Ice Sheet
Pleistocene
dating
glacial lake
valley
7 Citations

Damming the rivers of the Amazon basin

Latrubesse, E. M., Arima, E. Y., Dunne, T., Park, E., Baker, V. R., D'Horta, F. M., Wight, C., Wittmann, F., Zuanon, J., Baker, P. A., Ribas, C. C., Norgaard, R. B., Filizola, N., Ansar, A., Flyvbjerg, B. & Stevaux, J. C. Jun 14 2017 In : Nature. 546, 7658, p. 363-369 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

Estuaries
Rivers
4 Citations

Debates—Hypothesis testing in hydrology: Pursuing certainty versus pursuing uberty

Baker, V. R. Mar 1 2017 In : Water Resources Research. 53, 3, p. 1770-1778 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewComment/debate

hypothesis testing
hydrology
science
applied science
engineering
2016

A possible anorthositic continent of early Mars and the role of planetary size for the inception of Earth-like life

Dohm, J. M., Maruyama, S., Kido, M. & Baker, V. R. Mar 2 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Geoscience Frontiers.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Mars
continent
anorthosite
planet
mantle convection

Foreword

Baker, V. 2016 Lake Bonneville: A Scientific Update, 2016. Elsevier B.V., Vol. 20, p. xxi-xxiv (Developments in Earth Surface Processes; vol. 20)

Research output: ResearchForeword/postscript

Megafloods of Northern Asia

Arzhannikov, S. G., Baker, V. & Ivanov, A. V. Oct 25 2016 In : International Geology Review. 58, 14, p. 1691-1692 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewEditorial

outburst
Asia
dam
geology
Holocene
7 Citations

Planetary Protection and Mars Special Regions - A Suggestion for Updating the Definition

Rettberg, P., Anesio, A. M., Baker, V. R., Baross, J. A., Cady, S. L., Detsis, E., Foreman, C. M., Hauber, E., Ori, G. G., Pearce, D. A., Renno, N. O., Ruvkun, G., Sattler, B., Saunders, M. P., Smith, D. H., Wagner, D. & Westall, F. Feb 1 2016 In : Astrobiology. 16, 2, p. 119-125 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

planetary protection
mars
suggestion
Mars
Committee on Space Research
2 Citations

The Argyre Region as a Prime Target for in situ Astrobiological Exploration of Mars

Fairén, A. G., Dohm, J. M., Rodríguez, J. A. P., Uceda, E. R., Kargel, J., Soare, R., Cleaves, H. J., Oehler, D., Schulze-Makuch, D., Essefi, E., Banks, M. E., Komatsu, G., Fink, W., Robbins, S., Yan, J., Miyamoto, H., Maruyama, S. & Baker, V. R. Feb 1 2016 In : Astrobiology. 16, 2, p. 143-158 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Mars
basin
in situ
Water
mars
5 Citations

Tsunami waves extensively resurfaced the shorelines of an early Martian ocean

Rodriguez, J. A. P., Fairen, A. G., Tanaka, K. L., Zarroca, M., Linares, R., Platz, T., Komatsu, G., Miyamoto, H., Kargel, J. S., Yan, J., Gulick, V., Higuchi, K., Baker, V. R. & Glines, N. May 19 2016 In : Scientific Reports. 6, 25106

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

tsunami
shoreline
ocean
tsunami event
ice
2015
4 Citations

Autonomous exploration of planetary lava tubes using a multi-rover framework

Fink, W., Baker, V. R., Schulze-Makuch, D., Hamilton, C. W. & Tarbell, M. A. Jun 5 2015 IEEE Aerospace Conference Proceedings. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2015-June, 7119315

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

lava
tubes
lava tube
robotics
Robotics
1 Citations

Catastrophic flooding, palaeolakes, and late Quaternary drainage reorganization in northern Eurasia

Komatsu, G., Baker, V. R., Arzhannikov, S. G., Gallagher, R., Arzhannikova, A. V., Murana, A. & Oguchi, T. Jul 11 2015 (Accepted/In press) In : International Geology Review. p. 1-30 30 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

flooding
Pleistocene
drainage
intermontane basin
glacier
5 Citations

Did the martian outflow channels mostly form during the Amazonian Period?

Rodriguez, J. A. P., Platz, T., Gulick, V., Baker, V. R., Fairén, A. G., Kargel, J., Yan, J., Miyamoto, H. & Glines, N. Sep 1 2015 In : Icarus. 257, p. 387-395 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

outflow
bedform
young
glacier flow
hydrosphere

Erratum: Martian outflow channels: How did their source aquifers form, and why did they drain so rapidly? (Scientific Reports (2015) 5(13404) 10.1038/srep13404)

Rodriguez, J. A. P., Kargel, J. S., Baker, V. R., Gulick, V. C., Berman, D. C., Fairén, A. G., Linares, R., Zarroca, M., Yan, J., Miyamoto, H. & Glines, N. Oct 20 2015 In : Scientific Reports. 5, 15092

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Erratum to "New insights into the Late Amazonian zonal shrinkage of the Martian south polar plateau" [Icarus 248 (2015) 407-411]

Rodriguez, J. A. P., Leonard, G. J., Platz, T., Tanaka, K. L., Kargel, J. S., Fairén, A. G., Gulick, V., Baker, V. R., Glines, N., Miyamoto, H., Jianguo, Y. & Oguma, M. May 5 2015 In : Icarus. 252, p. 228 1 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

11 Citations

Fluvial geomorphology on Earth-like planetary surfaces: A review

Baker, V. R., Hamilton, C. W., Burr, D. M., Gulick, V. C., Komatsu, G., Luo, W., Rice, J. W. & Rodriguez, J. A. P. Sep 5 2015 In : Geomorphology. 245, p. 149-182 34 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

fluvial geomorphology
planetary surface
Moon
Mars
fluid
4 Citations

Geomorphic imprints of repeated tsunami waves in a coastal valley in northeastern Japan

Hayakawa, Y. S., Oguchi, T., Saito, H., Kobayashi, A., Baker, V. R., Pelletier, J. D., McGuire, L. A., Komatsu, G. & Goto, K. Aug 1 2015 In : Geomorphology. 242, p. 3-10 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

tsunami
valley
coast
erosion
ria

Groundwater flow induced collapse and flooding in Noctis Labyrinthus, Mars

Rodriguez, J. A. P., Zarroca, M., Linares, R., Gulick, V., Weitz, C. M., Yan, J., Fairén, A. G., Miyamoto, H., Platz, T., Baker, V., Kargel, J., Glines, N. & Higuchi, K. Jun 15 2015 (Accepted/In press) In : Planetary and Space Science.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

groundwater flow
Mars
flooding
ground water
mars
5 Citations

Martian outflow channels: How did their source aquifers form, and why did they drain so rapidly?

Rodriguez, J. A. P., Kargel, J. S., Baker, V. R., Gulick, V. C., Berman, D. C., Fairén, A. G., Linares, R., Zarroca, M., Yan, J., Miyamoto, H. & Glines, N. Sep 8 2015 In : Scientific Reports. 5, 13404

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

drain
outflow
aquifer
groundwater
basal melting
2 Citations

New insights into the Late Amazonian zonal shrinkage of the martian south polar plateau

Rodriguez, J. A. P., Leonard, G. J., Platz, T., Tanaka, K. L., Kargel, J. S., Fairén, A. G., Gulick, V., Baker, V. R., Glines, N., Miyamoto, H., Jianguo, Y. & Oguma, M. Mar 1 2015 In : Icarus. 248, p. 407-411 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

shrinkage
plateaus
plateau
planets
ice
1 Citations

Planetary geomorphology: Some historical/analytical perspectives

Baker, V. R. Jul 1 2015 In : Geomorphology. 240, p. 8-17 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

geomorphology
Mars
crater
history
water

Rover traverse-optimizing planner for multi-objective deployment scenarios

Fink, W., Baker, V. R., Flammia, M. & Tarbell, M. A. Jun 5 2015 IEEE Aerospace Conference Proceedings. IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 2015-June, 7119314

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

optimization
Surface analysis
Surface roughness
Planning
terrain analysis
2014
12 Citations

A 2000 year natural record of magnitudes and frequencies for the largest upper Colorado river floods near Moab, Utah

Greenbaum, N., Harden, T. M., Baker, V. R., Weisheit, J., Cline, M. L., Porat, N. & Halevi, R. 2014 In : Water Resources Research. 50, 6, p. 5249-5269 21 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

river
flood frequency
recurrence interval
paleoflood
frequency analysis
19 Citations

A cold hydrological system in Gale crater, Mars

Fairén, A. G., Stokes, C. R., Davies, N. S., Schulze-Makuch, D., Rodríguez, J. A. P., Davila, A. F., Uceda, E. R., Dohm, J. M., Baker, V. R., Clifford, S. M., McKay, C. P. & Squyres, S. W. 2014 In : Planetary and Space Science. 93-94, p. 101-118 18 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

crater
Mars
cold
Mars craters
craters
4 Citations

Effects of tsunami wave erosion on natural landscapes: Examples from the 2011 Tohoku-oki tsunami

Komatsu, G., Goto, K., Baker, V. R., Oguchi, T., Hayakawa, Y. S., Saito, H., Pelletier, J. D., McGuire, L. & Iijima, Y. 2014 Advances in Natural and Technological Hazards Research. Springer Netherlands, Vol. 35, p. 243-253 11 p. (Advances in Natural and Technological Hazards Research; vol. 35)

Research output: ResearchChapter

tsunami
erosion
coast
effect
Tsunamis
7 Citations

Evidence for middle amazonian catastrophic flooding and glaciation on mars

Rodríguez, J. A. P., Gulick, V. C., Baker, V. R., Platz, T., Fairén, A. G., Miyamoto, H., Kargel, J. S., Rice, J. W. & Glines, N. Dec 1 2014 In : Icarus. 242, p. 202-210 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

glaciation
Mars
flooding
mars
outflow
13 Citations

Terrestrial analogs, planetary geology, and the nature of geological reasoning

Baker, V. R. 2014 In : Planetary and Space Science. 95, p. 5-10 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

planetary geology
analogs
geology
science
physics
6 Citations

Uniformitarianism, earth system science, and geology

Baker, V. R. 2014 In : Anthropocene. 5, p. 76-79 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

geology
science
defect
planet
method
2013
21 Citations

Effects of obliquity and water vapor/trace gas greenhouses in the early martian climate

Mischna, M. A., Baker, V., Milliken, R., Richardson, M. & Lee, C. 2013 In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 118, 3, p. 560-576 17 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

obliquity
trace gas
Mars
water vapor
warming
39 Citations

Fluvial features on Titan: Insights from morphology and modeling

Burr, D. M., Taylor Perron, J., Lamb, M. P., Irwin, R. P., Collins, G. C., Howard, A. D., Sklar, L. S., Moore, J. M., Ádámkovics, M., Baker, V. R., Drummond, S. A. & Black, B. A. Mar 2013 In : Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 125, 3-4, p. 299-321 23 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Titan
modeling
synthetic aperture radar
fluvial process
radiometer
11 Citations

Global Late Quaternary Fluvial Paleohydrology: With Special Emphasis on Paleofloods and Megafloods

Baker, V. R. Mar 2013 Treatise on Geomorphology. Elsevier Inc., Vol. 9, p. 511-527 17 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

paleoflood
paleohydrology
ice sheet
Europe
North America
7 Citations

Mars evolution

Dohm, J. M., Miyamoto, H., Maruyama, S., Baker, V. R., Anderson, R. C., Hynek, B. M., Robbins, S. J., Ori, G., Komatsu, G., Maarry, M. R. E., Soare, R. J., Mahaney, W. C., Kim, K. J. & Hare, T. M. 2013 Mars: Evolution, Geology and Exploration. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 1-33 33 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

mars
Earth mantle
crusts
water
highlands
1 Citations
1 Citations

Sinuous rivers

Baker, V. R. May 21 2013 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 110, 21, p. 8321-8322 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

2012
4 Citations

Infiltration of Martian outflow channel floodwaters into lowland cavernous systems

Rodriguez, J. A. P., Bourke, M., Tanaka, K. L., Miyamoto, H., Kargel, J., Baker, V., Fairén, A. G., Davies, R. J., Bridget, L., Santiago, R. L., Hernndez, M. Z. & Berman, D. C. 2012 In : Geophysical Research Letters. 39, 22, L22201

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

infiltration
outflow
cavern
fluid
plain
2 Citations

Robotic lake lander test bed for autonomous surface and subsurface exploration of Titan lakes

Fink, W., Tuller, M., Jacobs, A., Kulkarni, R., Tarbell, M. A., Furfaro, R. & Baker, V. R. 2012 IEEE Aerospace Conference Proceedings. 6187056

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Titan
test stands
robotics
lakes
lake
2011
31 Citations

A geomorphic analysis of Hale crater, Mars: The effects of impact into ice-rich crust

Jones, A. P., McEwen, A. S., Tornabene, L. L., Baker, V. R., Melosh, H. J. & Berman, D. C. Jan 2011 In : Icarus. 211, 1, p. 259-272 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

crater
Mars
crust
ice
analysis
20 Citations

An inventory of potentially habitable environments on Mars: Geological and biological perspectives

Dohm, J. M. , Miyamoto, H. , Ori, G. G. , Fairén, A. G. , Davila, A. F. , Komatsu, G. , Mahaney, W. C. , Williams, J. P. , Joye, S. B. , Di Achille, G. , Oehler, D. Z. , Marzo, G. A. , Schulze-Makuch, D. , Acocella, V. , Glamoclija, M. , Pondrelli, M. , Boston, P. , Hart, K. M. , Anderson, R. C. , Baker, V. R. & 20 others Fink, W., Kelleher, B. P., Furfaro, R., Gross, C., Hare, T. M., Frazer, A. R., Ip, F., Allen, C. C. R., Kim, K. J., Maruyama, S., McGuire, P. C., Netoff, D., Parnell, J., Wendt, L., Wheelock, S. J., Steele, A., Hancock, R. G. V., Havics, R. A., Costa, P. & Krinsley, D. 2011 Special Paper of the Geological Society of America. Vol. 483, p. 317-347 31 p. (Special Paper of the Geological Society of America; vol. 483)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Mars
robotics
niche
hydrology
geology
1 Citations

Challenges and perspectives

Crozier, M., Bierman, P., Lang, A. & Baker, V. R. Jan 1 2011 The SAGE Handbook of Geomorphology. SAGE Publications Inc., p. 569-579 11 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

Geology of the terrestrial planets with implications to astrobiology and mission design

Schulze-Makuch, D., Dohm, J. M., Fairén, A. G., Baker, V. R., Fink, W. & Strom, R. G. Feb 2011 Space Science Research Developments. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 67-100 34 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

exobiology
terrestrial planets
Venus (planet)
geology
moon
landform
prediction
programme
public
analysis
12 Citations

Meteorites at Meridiani Planum provide evidence for significant amounts of surface and near-surface water on early Mars

Fairén, A. G., Dohm, J. M., Baker, V. R., Thompson, S. D., Mahaney, W. C., Herkenhoff, K. E., Rodríguez, J. A. P., Davila, A. F., Schulze-Makuch, D., El Maarry, M. R., Uceda, E. R., Amils, R., Miyamoto, H., Kim, K. J., Anderson, R. C. & McKay, C. P. Dec 2011 In : Meteoritics and Planetary Science. 46, 12, p. 1832-1841 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

meteorite
Mars
surface water
meteorites
mars
19 Citations

Robotic test bed for autonomous surface exploration of Titan, Mars, and other planetary bodies

Fink, W., Tarbell, M. A., Furfaro, R., Powers, L., Kargel, J. S., Baker, V. R. & Lunine, J. 2011 IEEE Aerospace Conference Proceedings. 5747267

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Titan
test stands
robotics
mars
sensors
22 Citations

Roles of methane and carbon dioxide in geological processes on Mars

Komatsu, G., Ori, G. G., Cardinale, M., Dohm, J. M., Baker, V. R., Vaz, D. A., Ishimaru, R., Namiki, N. & Matsui, T. Feb 2011 In : Planetary and Space Science. 59, 2-3, p. 169-181 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

dioxides
mars
carbon dioxide
methane
gases
8 Citations

Secondary chaotic terrain formation in the higher outflow channels of southern circum-Chryse, Mars

Rodríguez, J. A. P., Kargel, J. S., Tanaka, K. L., Crown, D. A., Berman, D. C., Fairén, A. G., Baker, V. R., Furfaro, R., Candelaria, P. & Sasaki, S. May 2011 In : Icarus. 213, 1, p. 150-194 45 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Mars
outflow
mars
material
lenses
11 Citations
Mars
bedrock
weathering
valley
modeling
2010

Channeled scablands: A megaflood landscape

Baker, V. R. 2010 Geomorphological Landscapes of the World. Springer Netherlands, p. 21-28 8 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

rock
Cordilleran Ice Sheet
loess
gravel
Pleistocene

Foreword

Baker, V. R. 2010 In : Unknown Journal.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

44 Citations

Holocene flood histories in south-western USA

Harden, T., Macklin, M. G. & Baker, V. R. May 2010 In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 35, 6, p. 707-716 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Holocene
history
natural disaster
bedrock
flooding
4 Citations
Cordilleran Ice Sheet
glacial lake
recharge
basalt
aquifer
20 Citations

Paleohydraulic reconstruction of the largest Glacial Lake Missoula draining(s)

Alho, P., Baker, V. R. & Smith, L. N. Nov 2010 In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 29, 23-24, p. 3067-3078 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

glacial lake
draining
Modeling
natural disaster
reconstruction