Interaction of Planetesimals with the Giant Planets and the Shaping of the Trans-Neptunian Belt

Hal Levison

(Southwest Research Institute)




Basic idea:
The Kuiper belt represents the fossil record of outer planet formation. Thus, it can supply us with crucial information about how the planets formed.




Collaborator on new ideas: Alessandro Morbidelli.
.............................................. Also with Menios Tsiganis and Rodney Gomes.




A Microsoft-free presentation.