Tehostekuvassa fysiikan laitosta etuoven suunnalta

6a. Research of deep drillcores: Chicxulub (Mexico)

Participating scientists

  • T. Elbra, post doc
  • L.J. Pesonen, prof. (emeritus)


Map of ICDP drilling sites
Fig.1. Map pof ICDP drilling sites.
Borehole data from Chicxulub
Fig.2. Seismic P wave velocity in Chixculub impact structure.

Recent publications

  • Elbra, T. and Pesonen, L.J., 2011. Physical properties of the Yaxcopoil-1 deep drill core, Chicxulub impact structure, Mexico. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 46(11), 1640-1652.