WorldCat Identities

Bottke, William F. (William Frederick) 1966-

Overview
Works: 8 works in 22 publications in 1 language and 441 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History 
Roles: Editor, Author, Organizer of meeting
Classifications: QB651, 523.44
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William F Bottke
Asteroids III( Book )

9 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asteroids IV by Patrick Michel( Book )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"More than forty chapters detail our current astronomical, compositional, geological, and geophysical knowledge of asteroids, as well as their unique physical processes and interrelationships with comets and meteorites"--Provided by publisher
Workshop on the Early Solar System Impact Bombardment, November 19-20, 2008, Houston, Texas by Workshop on the Early Solar System Impact Bombardment( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A late Miocene dust shower from the break-up of an asteroid in the main belt by K. A FARLEY( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An asteroid breakup 160 Myr ago as the probable source of the K/T impactor by William F Bottke( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding the distribution of near-Earth asteroids by William F Bottke( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giuseppe Piazzi and the discovery of Ceres by G Foderà Serio( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"In this chapter we focus on the circumstances that led Giuseppe Piazzi (1746-1826) to discover the first asteroid, Ceres, on January 1, 1801."
1620 Geographos and 433 Eros: Shaped by Planetary Tides by William F Bottke( )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Until recently, most asteroids were thought to be solid bodies whose shapes were determined largely by collisions with other asteroids. It now seems that many asteroids are little more than rubble piles, held together by self-gravity; this means that their shapes may be strongly affected by tides during close encounters with planets
 
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Asteroids IIIAsteroids IV
Alternative Names
Bottke, W. F.

Bottke, W. F. 1966-...

Bottke, W. F. (William Frederick), 1966-

Bottke, William Frederick 1966-...

William F. Bottke Planetary scientist

Languages
English (21)

Covers
Asteroids IV