James Burley

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Thesis Topic

Impact Processes. Characterizing surface flow morphologies and extended landscape modification phenomena associated with well-preserved martian impact craters. I am assessing to what distance and under what circumstances impact related continuous surface modifications extend beyond previously understood geographic constraints.

Current Degree

  • Ph.D Student in Geology/ Collaborative Specialization in Planetary Science and Exploration

Past Degrees

  • M. Sc. Geology
  • B. Sc. Environmental Geoscience and Geomatics


  1. Burley et al. 2021. Impact Associated Distal Landscape Modifications: An Assessment of Extended Deposits and Flows on Mars. GACMAC 2021 – Conference Abstract