Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Erica Jawin

Postdoctoral Fellow
Department / Division
Education
  • PhD. Brown University (2018)
Publications
Article
  • Ballouz, R. -L, Walsh, K. J., Barnouin, O. S., DellaGiustina, D. N., Asad, M. Al, Jawin, E. R., Daly, M. G., Bottke, W. F., Michel, P., Avdellidou, C., Delbo, M., Daly, R. T., Asphaug, E., Bennett, C. A., Bierhaus, E. B., Connolly, H. C., Jr., Golish, D. R., Molaro, J. L., Nolan, M. C., Pajola, M., Rizk, B., Schwartz, S. R., Trang, D., Wolner, C. W. V., and Lauretta, D. S. 2020. "Bennu's near-Earth lifetime of 1.75 million years inferred from craters on its boulders." Nature https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-020-2846-z
  • Daly, M. G., Barnouin, O. S., Seabrook, J. A., Roberts, J., Dickinson, C., Walsh, K. J., Jawin, Erica E., Palmer, E. E., Gaskell, R., Weirich, J., Haltigin, T., Gaudreau, D., Brunet, C., Cunningham, G., Michel, P., Zhang, Y., Ballouz, R. -L, Neumann, G., Perry, M. E., Philpott, L., Al Asad, M. M., Johnson, C. L., Adam, C. D., Leonard, J. M., Geeraert, J. L. et al. 2020. "Hemispherical differences in the shape and topography of asteroid (101955) Bennu." Science Advances 6 (41):Article eabd3649. https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.abd3649
  • DellaGiustina, D. N., Burke, K. N., Walsh, K. J., Smith, P. H., Golish, D. R., Bierhaus, E. B., Ballouz, R. -L, Becker, T. L., Campins, H., Tatsumi, E., Yumoto, K., Sugita, S., Deshapriya, J. D. P., Cloutis, E. A., Clark, B. E., Hendrix, A. R., Sen, A., Al Asad, M. M., Daly, M. G., Applin, D. M., Avdellidou, C., Barucci, M. A., Becker, K. J., Bennett, C. A., Bottke, W. F. et al. 2020. "Variations in color and reflectance on the surface of asteroid (101955) Bennu." Science https://doi.org/10.1126/science.abc3660
  • DellaGiustina, D. N., Kaplan, H. H., Simon, A. A., Bottke, W. F., Avdellidou, C., Delbo, M., Ballouz, R. L., Golish, D. R., Walsh, K. J., Popescu, M., Campins, H., Barucci, M. A., Poggiali, G., Daly, R. T., Le Corre, L., Hamilton, V. E., Porter, N., Jawin, Erica R., McCoy, Timothy J., Connolly, H. C., Jr., Garcia, J. L. Rizos, Tatsumi, E., de Leon, J., Licandro, J., Fornasier, S. et al. 2020. "Exogenic basalt on asteroid (101955) Bennu." Nature Astronomy https://doi.org/10.1038/s41550-020-1195-z
  • Jawin, E. R., Walsh, K. J., Barnouin, S., McCoy, T. J., Ballouz, R-L, DellaGiustine, D. N., Connolly, H. C., Jr., Marshall, J., Beddingfield, C., Nolan, M. C., Molaro, J. L., Bennett, C. A., Scheeres, D. J., Daly, M. G., Al Asad, M., Daly, R. T., Bierhaus, E. B., Susorney, H. C. M., Kaplan, H. H., Enost, H. L., and Laurette, D. S. 2020. "Global Patterns of Recent Mass Movement on Asteroid (101955) Bennu." Journal of Geophysical Research-Planets 125 (9):e2020JE006475–e2020JE006475. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020JE006475
  • Kaplan, H. H., Lauretta, D. S., Simon, A. A., Hamilton, V. E., DellaGiustina, D. N., Golish, D. R., Reuter, D. C., Bennett, C. A., Burke, K. N., Campins, H., Connolly, H. C., Dworkin, J. P., Emery, J. P., Glavin, D. P., Glotch, T. D., Hanna, R., Ishimaru, K., Jawin, Erica R., McCoy, Timothy J., Porter, N., Sandford, S. A., Ferrone, S., Clark, B. E., Li, J. -Y, Zou, X. -D et al. 2020. "Bright carbonate veins on asteroid (101955) Bennu: Implications for aqueous alteration history." Science https://doi.org/10.1126/science.abc3557
  • Molaro, J. L., Walsh, K. J., Jawin, E. R., Ballouz, R-L, Bennett, C. A., DellaGiustina, D. N., Golish, D. R., D'Aubigny, C. Drouet, Rizk, B., Schwartz, S. R., Hanna, R. D., Martel, S. J., Pajola, M., Campins, H., Ryan, A. J., Bottke, W. F., and Lauretta, D. S. 2020. "In situ evidence of thermally induced rock breakdown widespread on Bennu's surface." Nature Communications 11 (1):https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-16528-7
  • Rozitis, B., Ryan, A. J., Emery, J. P., Christensen, P. R., Hamilton, V. E., Simon, A. A., Reuter, D. C., Al Asad, M., Ballouz, R. -L, Bandfield, J. L., Barnouin, O. S., Bennett, C. A., Bernacki, M., Burke, K. N., Cambioni, S., Clark, B. E., Daly, M. G., Delbo, M., DellaGiustina, D. N., Elder, C. M., Hanna, R. D., Haberle, C. W., Howell, E. S., Golish, D. R., Jawin, Erica R. et al. 2020. "Asteroid (101955) Bennu's weak boulders and thermally anomalous equator." Science Advances 6 (41):Article eabc3699. https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.abc3699
  • Scheeres, D. J., French, A. S., Tricarico, P., Chesley, S. R., Takahashi, Y., Farnocchia, D., McMahon, J. W., Brack, D. N., Davis, A. B., Ballouz, R. L., Jawin, Erica R., Rozitis, B., Emery, J. P., Ryan, A. J., Park, R. S., Rush, B. P., Mastrodemos, N., Kennedy, B. M., Bellerose, J., Lubey, D. P., Velez, D., Vaughan, A. T., Leonard, J. M., Geeraert, J., Page, B. et al. 2020. "Heterogeneous mass distribution of the rubble-pile asteroid (101955) Bennu." Science Advances 6 (41):Article eabc3350. https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.abc3350
  • DellaGiustina, D. N., Emery, J. P., Golish, D. R., Rozitis, B., Bennett, C. A., Burke, K. N., Ballouz, R-L, Becker, K. J., Christensen, P. R., d'Aubigny, C. Y. Drouet, Hamilton, V. E., Reuter, D. C., Rizk, B., Simon, A. A., Asphaug, E., Bandfield, J. L., Barnouin, O. S., Barucci, M. A., Bierhaus, E. B., Binzel, R. P., Bottke, W. F., Bowles, N. E., Campins, H., Clark, B. C., Clark, B. E. et al. 2019. "Properties of rubble-pile asteroid (101955) Bennu from OSIRIS-REx imaging and thermal analysis." Nature Astronomy 3 (4):341–351. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41550-019-0731-1
  • Hamilton, V. E., Simon, A. A., Christensen, P. R., Reuter, D. C., Clark, B. E., Barucci, M. A., Bowles, N. E., Boynton, W. V., Brucato, J. R., Cloutis, E. A., Connolly, H. C., Jr., Hannah, K. L. Donaldson, Emery, J. P., Enos, H. L., Fornasier, S., Haberle, C. W., Hanna, R. D., Howell, E. S., Kaplan, H. H., Keller, L. P., Lantz, C., Li, J-Y, Lim, L. F., McCoy, T. J., Merlins, F. et al. 2019. "Evidence for widespread hydrated minerals on asteroid (101955) Bennu." Nature Astronomy 3 (4):332–340. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41550-019-0722-2
  • Hergenrother, C. W., Maleszewski, C. K., Nolan, M. C., Li, J-Y, d'Aubigny, C. Y. Drouet, Shelly, F. C., Howell, E. S., Kareta, T. R., Izawa, M. R. M., Barucci, M. A., Bierhaus, E. B., Campins, H., Chesley, S. R., Clark, B. E., Christensen, E. J., DellaGiustina, D. N., Fornasier, S., Golish, D. R., Hartzell, C. M., Rizk, B., Scheeres, D. J., Smith, P. H., Zou, X-D, Lauretta, D. S., Highsmith, D. E. et al. 2019. "The operational environment and rotational acceleration of asteroid (101955) Bennu from OSIRIS-REx observations." Nature Communications 10:1291–1291. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-09213-x
  • Jawin, Erica R., Valencia, Sarah N., Watkins, Ryan N., Crowell, James M., Neal, Clive R., and Schmidt, Gregory. 2019. "Lunar Science for Landed Missions Workshop Findings Report." Earth and Space Science 6 (1):2–40. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018EA000490
  • Lauretta, D. S., DellaGiustina, D. N., Bennett, C. A., Golish, D. R., Becker, K. J., Balram-Knutson, S. S., Barnouin, O. S., Becker, T. L., Bottke, W. F., Boynton, W. V., Campins, H., Clark, B. E., Connolly, H. C., Jr., d'Aubigny, C. Y. Drouet, Dworkin, J. P., Emery, J. P., Enos, H. L., Hamilton, V. E., Hergenrother, C. W., Howell, E. S., Izawa, M. R. M., Kaplan, H. H., Nolan, M. C., Rizk, B., Roper, H. L. et al. 2019. "The unexpected surface of asteroid (101955) Bennu." Nature 568 (7750):55. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-019-1033-6
  • Lauretta, D. S., Hergenrother, C. W., Chesley, S. R., Leonard, J. M., Pelgrift, J. Y., Adam, C. D., Al Asad, M., Antreasian, P. G., Ballouz, R. L., Becker, K. J., Bennett, C. A., Bos, B. J., Bottke, W. F., Brozović, M., Campins, H., Connolly, H. C., Daly, M. G., Davis, A. B., de León, J., DellaGiustina, D. N., Drouet D'Aubigny, C. Y., Dworkin, J. P., Emery, J. P., Farnocchia, D., Glavin, D. P. et al. 2019. "Episodes of particle ejection from the surface of the active asteroid (101955) Bennu." Science 366 (6470):Article e3544. https://doi.org/10.1126/science.aay3544
  • Scheeres, D. J., McMahon, J. W., French, A. S., Brack, D. N., Chesley, S. R., Farnocchia, D., Takahashi, Y., Leonard, J. M., Geeraert, J., Page, B., Antreasian, P., Getzandanner, K., Rowlands, D., Mazarico, E. M., Small, J., Highsmith, D. E., Moreau, M., Rozitis, B., Hirabayashi, M., Sanchez, P., Van Wal, S., Tricarico, P., Ballouz, R-L, Johnson, C. L., Al Asad, M. M. et al. 2019. "The dynamic geophysical environment of (101955) Bennu based on OSIRIS-REx measurements." Nature Astronomy 3 (4):352–361. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41550-019-0721-3
  • The OSIRIS-REx Team, Barnouin, O. S., Daly, M. G., Palmer, E. E., Gaskell, R. W., Weirich, J. R., Johnson, C. L., Al Asad, M. M., Roberts, J. H., Perry, M. E., Susorney, H. C. M., Daly, R. T., Bierhaus, E. B., Seabrook, J. A., Espiritu, R. C., Nair, A. H., Nguyen, L., Neumann, G. A., Ernst, C. M., Boynton, W. V., Nolan, M. C., Adam, C. D., Moreau, M. C., Rizk, B., Drouet D'Aubigny, C. Y. et al. 2019. "Shape of (101955) Bennu indicative of a rubble pile with internal stiffness." Nature Geoscience (4): 247–252. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41561-019-0330-x
  • Walsh, K. J., Jawin, E. R., Ballouz, R. L., Barnouin, O. S., Bierhaus, E. B., Connolly, H. C., Jr., Molaro, J. L., McCoy, Timothy J., Delbo', M., Hartzell, C. M., Pajola, M., Schwartz, S. R., Trang, D., Asphaug, E., Becker, K. J., Beddingfield, C. B., Bennett, C. A., Bottke, W. F., Burke, K. N., Clark, B. C., Daly, M. G., DellaGiustina, D. N., Dworkin, J. P., Elder, C. M., Golish, D. R. et al. 2019. "Craters, boulders and regolith of (101955) Bennu indicative of an old and dynamic surface." Nature Geoscience 12 (4):242–246. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41561-019-0326-6

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