The Wholesale Redistribution of Planetesimals During
Planet Formation: The Case for the Solar System

Hal Levison
Southwest Research Institute
Boulder, CO

  1. Evidence that this occurred in the early Solar System.
  2. Planets moving planetesimals during core formation Image
  3. Planetesimals moving planets during core formation Image
  4. Planetesimal-driven migration vs. Type I Image
  5. Mars
Collaborators: Chris Capobianco, Martin Duncan, Dave Minton, & Ed Thommes.
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