Publications

Papers

Amelin Y., Koefoeda P., Iizukab T., Fernandes V.A., Huyskensd M.H., Yin Q.-Z., Irving A.J. (2019) U-Pb age and extant radionuclide systematics of the ungrouped achondrites NWA 6704 and NWA 6693. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0016703718305386

Assis Fernandes V. (2019) Ethical and Social aspects of a Return to the Moon – A Geological perspective. Geosciences 9(1), 12; https://doi.org/10.3390/geosciences9010012

Assis Fernandes V., Hopp J., Schwarz W.H., Fritz J.P., and Trieloff M. (2019a) 40Ar-39Ar step heating of North American tektites and of impact melt rock samples from the Chesapeake Bay impact structure. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 255, 289-308. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2019.03.004

Fritz J., Assis Fernandes V., Greshake A., Holzwarth A. and Böttger U. (2019) On the formation of diaplectic glass: Shock and thermal experiments with plagioclase of different chemical compositions. Meteoritical and Planetary Science 54, 1533-1547.  https://doi.org/10.1111/maps.13289

 

Fritz J., Greshake A., Klementova M., Wirth R., Palatinus L., Trønnes R.G., Assis Fernandes V., Böttger U. and Ferrière L. (2020) Donwilhelmsite, [(CaxNa1-x)Al3+xSi3-xO11], a new lunar high-pressure Ca-Al-silicate with relevance for subducted terrestrial sediments. Amer. Miner. http://www.minsocam.org/msa/Ammin/AM_Preprints/7393FritzPreprint.pdf

Open access links can be found via my Manchester research page here.

Abstracts

Assis Fernandes V., Czaja P. And Fawcett L. (2018) Preliminary petrographic characterization, 40Ar/39Ar and CRE ages of Apollo 15 regolith basaltic fragments. European Planetary Science Congress, Berlin, abst.#EPSC2018-243.

Assis Fernandes V., Czaja P., Fawcett L., Fonseca R.O.C., Khan A., Liebske C., Nemchin A., Sliwinski J., Snape J., Whitehouse M. and Willbold M. (2019c) Investigating volcanism within Imbrium and Serenitatis Basin: a systematic study of basaltic regolith fragments. Meteoritical Society Meeting in Sapporo, abstr.#6067.

Assis Fernandes V. and Meyer C. (2019d) Ethical and Social Aspects of a Return to the Moon—A Geological Perspective. The Moon as a ‘contact zone’ to other worlds: an interdisciplinary workshop, Manchester, U.K.

Assis Fernandes V. (2019e) Earth-Moon impact bombardment history: how does it fit with that of the inner Solar System? LIFE3E’2019: Search for Life, from Early Earth to Exoplanets, March 25-29, 2019, Quy Nhon, Viet Nam.

Assis Fernandes V., Czaja P., Fawcett L., Fonseca R.O.C., Khan A., Liebske C., Mata J., Nemchin A., Sliwinski J., Snape J., Whitehouse M. & Willbold M. (2020) A systematic study of basaltic regolith fragments from Imbrium and Serenitatis Basins offers potential insights into new basalt types. 34th Nordic Geological Winter 2020, abst#

Bultel B., Werner S. C., Fernandes V. A. and Rolf T. (2018a) Spectral mapping and crater statistics reevaluated for all Apollo landing sites.  European Geophysical Union annual meeting, Vienna, Austria. Abst.# EGU2018-17492.

 

Bultel B., Werner S.C., Fernandes V.A. and Rolf T. (2018b) Spectral mapping and crater statistics reevaluated for all Apollo landing sites. European Lunar Symposium, abst.#

 

Bultel B., Werner S.C., Assis Fernandes V. and Rolf T. (2020) Spectral analysis and mapping of all Apollo/Luna landing sites to assist re-evaluation of lunar cratering chronology models. 34th Nordic Geological Winter 2020, abst#

Werner S.C., Bultel B., Fernandes V.A. and Rolf T. (2018a) Lunar Cratering Chronology – Revisited. European Lunar Symposium, abst.#

 

Werner S. C., Bultel B. Assis Fernandes V. and Rolf T. (2018b) Lunar Cratering Chronology – Review and Revision. 2018 AGU Fall Meeting, abst. ID# 373256.

 

Werner S.C., Bultel B., Assis Fernandes V. and Rolf T. (2020) Lunar Cratering Chronology – review and revision. 34th Nordic Geological Winter, abst#