Space Research & Planetary Sciences (WP)

PostDoc publications

Tasker, E. and Tan, J. and Heng, K. and Kane, S. and Spiegel, D. et al. (2017), The language of exoplanet ranking metrics needs to change, Nature Astronomy, 1, 0042 (2017), doi:10.1038/s41550-017-0042.

Dorn, C., Venturini, J., Khan, A., Heng, K., Alibert, Y., Helled, R., Rivoldini, A. and Benz, W., (2016), A Generalized Bayesian Inference Method for Constraining the Interiors of Super Earths and Sub-Neptunes, Astrophysics and Astronomy, 597, A37, 10.1051/0004-6361/201628708.

Dorn, C., Hinkel, and Venturini, J., (2016), Bayesian analysis of interiors of HD 219134b, Kepler-10b, Kepler-93b, CoRoT-7b, 55 Cnc e, and HD 97658b using stellar abundance proxies, Astrophysics and Astronomy, 597, A38, 10.1051/0004-6361/201628749.

Adibekyan, V., Santos, N.C., Figueira, P., Sousa, S.G., Delgado-Mena, E., Mordasini, C., Dorn, C., Hakobyan, A.A., and Israelian, G., (2015). From stellar to planetary composition: Galactic chemical evolution of Mg/Si mineralogical ratio, Astrophysics and Astronomy, 581, L2.

Santos, N.C., Adibekyan, V., Mordasini, C., Benz, W., Delgado-Mena, E., Dorn, C., Figueira, P., Mortier, A., Pepe, F., Santerne, A., Sousa, S.G., and Udry, S., (2015). Constraining planet structure from stellar chemistry: the cases of CoRoT-7, Kepler-10 and Kepler-93, Astrophysics and Astronomy, 80, L13

Dorn, C., Khan, A., Heng, K., Connolly, J.A.D., Alibert, Y., Benz, W., and Tackley, P., (2015). Can we constrain the interior structure of rocky exoplanets from mass and radius measurements?, Astrophysics and Astronomy, 577 A83), doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201424915.


PhD publications

Dorn, C., N. Linde, T. Le Borgne, O. Bour and J.-R. de Dreuzy (2013). Stochastic Generation of 3-D Connected and Conditioned Fracture Networks, Advances in Water Resources, 62 79--89,  doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2013.10.005.

Dorn, C., N. Linde, T. Le Borgne, O. Bour and M.V. Klepikova (2012). Inferring transport characteristics in a fractured rock aquifer by combining single-hole GPR reflection monitoring and tracer test data, Water Resources Research,  48 (11), doi:10.1029/2011WR011739.

Dorn, C., N. Linde, J. Doetsch, T. LeBorgne, and O. Bour (2012). Fracture imaging within a granitic rock aquifer using multiple-offset single-hole and cross-hole GPR reflection data, Journal of Applied Geophysics, 78, 123--132, doi: 10.1016/j.jappgeo.2011.01.010.

Dorn, C., N. Linde, T. Le Borgne, O. Bour, and L. Baron (2011). Single-hole GPR reflection imaging of solute transport in a granitic aquifer, Geophysical Research Letters, 38 (8), L08401, doi:10.1029/2011GL047152.


Master Thesis publications

Carpentier, S., A.G. Green, J. Doetsch, C. Dorn, F. Campbell, H. Horstmeyer, A.E. Kaiser, J. Campbell, J. Pettinga, D.C. Nobes, R. Jongens, and M. Finnemore (2011). Recent deformation of Quaternary sediments in the northwest Canterbury Plains of New Zealand as inferred from GPR images and shallow P-wave velocity tomograms, 81, 2--15, Journal of Applied Geophysics, special issue GPR, doi: 10.1109/ICGPR.2010.5550191.

Dorn, C., S. Carpentier, A.E. Kaiser, A.G. Green, H. Horstmeyer, F.M. Campbell, J. Campbell, R. Jongens, M. Finnemore, and D.C. Nobes (2010). Seismic imaging of tectonically complex structures at shallow depths beneath the northwest Canterbury Plains, New Zealand, Journal of Applied Geophysics, 70 (4), doi:10.1016/j.jappgeo.2009.06.003.

Dorn, C., A.G. Green, R. Jongens, S. Carpentier, A.E. Kaiser, F.M. Campbell, H. Horstmeyer, J. Campbell, M. Finnemore, and J. Pettinga (2010). High-resolution seismic images of potentially seismogenic structures beneath the northwest Canterbury Plains, New Zealand, Journal of Geophysical Research,115 (B11), B11303, doi:10.1029/2010JB007459.

2013 - recent

PostDoc at University of Bern, Switzerland
Characterizing exoplanet interiors



PhD at University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Characterizing water aquifers using hydrological and geophysical data
Advisor: Prof. Niklas Linde


Diploma Thesis at ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Mapping tectonically active fault zones with seismic and GPR data, New Zealand
Advisor: Prof. Alan G. Green