Joseph Barry Nicholas

Joseph Barry Nicholas

  • SCIENTIST
  • 301.614.6510
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 61A
  • Greenbelt , MD 20771
  • Employer: EMERGENT SPACE TECHNOLOGIES LLC
  • Publications

    Refereed

    Goossens, S. J., T. J. Sabaka, A. Genova, et al. E. M. Mazarico, J. B. Nicholas, and G. A. Neumann. 2017. "Evidence for a Low Bulk Crustal Density for Mars from Gravity and Topography." Geophysical Research Letters, 44 (15): 7686–7694 [10.1002/2017GL074172]

    Mazarico, E. M., D. D. Rowlands, T. J. Sabaka, et al. K. M. Getzandanner, D. P. Rubincam, J. B. Nicholas, and M. C. Moreau. 2017. "Recovery of Bennu's Orientation for the OSIRIS-REx Mission: Implications for the Spin State Accuracy and Geolocation Errors." Journal of Geodesy, 91 (10): 1141-1161 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1007/s00190-017-1058-2]

    Lemoine, F. G., S. J. Goossens, T. J. Sabaka, et al. J. B. Nicholas, E. M. Mazarico, D. D. Rowlands, B. D. Loomis, D. S. Chinn, G. A. Neumann, D. E. Smith, and M. T. Zuber. 2014. "GRGM900C: A degree-900 lunar gravity model from GRAIL primary and extended mission data." Geophys. Res. Lett., 41 (10): 3382-3389 [10.1002/2014GL060027]

    Goossens, S. J., T. J. Sabaka, J. B. Nicholas, et al. F. G. Lemoine, D. D. Rowlands, E. M. Mazarico, G. A. Neumann, D. E. Smith, and M. T. Zuber. 2014. "High-resolution local gravity model of the south pole of the Moon from GRAIL extended mission data." Geophys. Res. Lett., 41 (10): 3367-3374 [10.1002/2014GL060178]

    Lemoine, F. G., S. J. Goossens, T. J. Sabaka, et al. J. B. Nicholas, E. M. Mazarico, D. D. Rowlands, B. D. Loomis, D. S. Chinn, D. S. Caprette, G. A. Neumann, D. E. Smith, and M. T. Zuber. 2013. "High-degree gravity models from GRAIL primary mission data." J. Geophys. Res.-Planets, 118: 1676-1698 [10.1002/jgre.20118]

    Melachroinos, S., F. G. Lemoine, D. S. Chinn, et al. N. P. Zelensky, J. B. Nicholas, and B. D. Beckley. 2013. "The effect of seasonal and long-period geopotential variations on the GPS orbits." GPS Solutions, [10.1007/s10291-013-0346-4]

    Purucker, M. E., and J. B. Nicholas. 2010. "Global spherical harmonic models of the internal magnetic field of the Moon based on sequential and coestimation approaches." Journal of Geophysical Research, 115: E12007 [ 10.1029/2010JE003650]

    Nicholas, J. B., M. E. Purucker, and T. J. Sabaka. 2007. "Age spot or youthful marking: Origin of Reiner Gamma." Geophysical Research Letters, 34 (2): L02205 [10.1029/2006gl027794]

    Non-Refereed

    Mazarico, E. M., D. D. Rowlands, D. P. Rubincam, et al. J. B. Nicholas, M. C. Moreau, M. Daly, O. S. Barnouin, and D. S. Lauretta. 2017. "Recovery of Bennu's Orientation for the OSIRIS-REx Mission." Proceedings of the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, XLVIII, March 20-24, 2017, The Woodlands, Texas, U.S.A., https://www.hou.usra.edu/meetings/lpsc2017/pdf/1989.pdf Paper # 1989: [Full Text (Link)]

    Publications

    Refereed

    Goossens, S. J., T. J. Sabaka, A. Genova, et al. E. M. Mazarico, J. B. Nicholas, and G. A. Neumann. 2017. "Evidence for a Low Bulk Crustal Density for Mars from Gravity and Topography." Geophysical Research Letters 44 (15): 7686–7694 [10.1002/2017GL074172]

    Mazarico, E. M., D. D. Rowlands, T. J. Sabaka, et al. K. M. Getzandanner, D. P. Rubincam, J. B. Nicholas, and M. C. Moreau. 2017. "Recovery of Bennu's Orientation for the OSIRIS-REx Mission: Implications for the Spin State Accuracy and Geolocation Errors." Journal of Geodesy 91 (10): 1141-1161 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1007/s00190-017-1058-2]

    Lemoine, F. G., S. J. Goossens, T. J. Sabaka, et al. J. B. Nicholas, E. M. Mazarico, D. D. Rowlands, B. D. Loomis, D. S. Chinn, G. A. Neumann, D. E. Smith, and M. T. Zuber. 2014. "GRGM900C: A degree-900 lunar gravity model from GRAIL primary and extended mission data." Geophys. Res. Lett. 41 (10): 3382-3389 [10.1002/2014GL060027]

    Goossens, S. J., T. J. Sabaka, J. B. Nicholas, et al. F. G. Lemoine, D. D. Rowlands, E. M. Mazarico, G. A. Neumann, D. E. Smith, and M. T. Zuber. 2014. "High-resolution local gravity model of the south pole of the Moon from GRAIL extended mission data." Geophys. Res. Lett. 41 (10): 3367-3374 [10.1002/2014GL060178]

    Lemoine, F. G., S. J. Goossens, T. J. Sabaka, et al. J. B. Nicholas, E. M. Mazarico, D. D. Rowlands, B. D. Loomis, D. S. Chinn, D. S. Caprette, G. A. Neumann, D. E. Smith, and M. T. Zuber. 2013. "High-degree gravity models from GRAIL primary mission data." J. Geophys. Res.-Planets 118 1676-1698 [10.1002/jgre.20118]

    Melachroinos, S., F. G. Lemoine, D. S. Chinn, et al. N. P. Zelensky, J. B. Nicholas, and B. D. Beckley. 2013. "The effect of seasonal and long-period geopotential variations on the GPS orbits." GPS Solutions [10.1007/s10291-013-0346-4]

    Purucker, M. E., and J. B. Nicholas. 2010. "Global spherical harmonic models of the internal magnetic field of the Moon based on sequential and coestimation approaches." Journal of Geophysical Research 115 E12007 [ 10.1029/2010JE003650]

    Nicholas, J. B., M. E. Purucker, and T. J. Sabaka. 2007. "Age spot or youthful marking: Origin of Reiner Gamma." Geophysical Research Letters 34 (2): L02205 [10.1029/2006gl027794]

    Non-Refereed

    Mazarico, E. M., D. D. Rowlands, D. P. Rubincam, et al. J. B. Nicholas, M. C. Moreau, M. Daly, O. S. Barnouin, and D. S. Lauretta. 2017. "Recovery of Bennu's Orientation for the OSIRIS-REx Mission." Proceedings of the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, XLVIII, March 20-24, 2017, The Woodlands, Texas, U.S.A., https://www.hou.usra.edu/meetings/lpsc2017/pdf/1989.pdf Paper # 1989 [Full Text (Link)]

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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