The collision of Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 and Jupiter : IAU Colloquium 156 : proceedings of the Space Telescope Science Institute Workshop, held in Baltimore, Maryland, May 9-12, 1995 [E-Book] / edited by Keith S. Noll, Harold A. Weaver, Paul D. Feldman.
Noll, Keith S., (editor)
Weaver, Harold A., (editor) / Feldman, Paul D., (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1996
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Space Telescope Science Institute symposium series ; 9
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Table of Contents:
  • The orbital motion and impact circumstances of Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 / Paul W. Chodas and Donald K. Yeomans
  • Observational constraints on the composition and nature of Comet D/Shoemaker-Levy 9 / Jacques Crovisier
  • Tidal breakup of the nucleus of Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 / Zdenek Sekanina
  • Earth-based observations of impact phenomena / Philip D. Nicholson
  • HST imaging of Jupiter shortly after each impact: Plumes & fresh sites / Heidi B. Hammel
  • Galileo observations of the impacts / Clark R. Chapman
  • Models of fragment penetration and fireball evolution / David A. Crawford
  • Entry and fireball models vs. observations: What have we learned? / Mordecai-Mark Mac Low
  • Dynamics and chemistry of SL9 plumes / Kevin Zahnle
  • Chemistry induced by the impacts: Observations / Emmanuel Lellouch
  • SL9 impact chemistry: Long-term photochemical evolution / Julianne I. Moses
  • Particulate matter in Jupiter's atmosphere from the impacts of Comet P/Shoemaker-Levy 9 / Robert A. West
  • Jupiter's post-impact atmospheric thermal response / Barney J. Conrath
  • Growth and dispersion of the Shoemaker-Levy 9 impact features from HST imaging / Reta F. Beebe
  • Waves from the Shoemaker-Levy 9 impacts / Andrew P. Ingersoll and Hiroo Kanamori
  • Jovian magnetospheric and auroral effects of the SL9 impacts / Wing-Huen Ip.