Physics and Astronomy
moon, protolunar disks, potassium, sodium, zinc
We explore how the evolution of the protolunar disk could lead to a depletion in K, Na, and Zn in the Moon relative to Earth even in the absence of escape.
Canup, Robin M.; Visscher, Channon; Salmon, Julien; and Fegley, Bruce Jr., "Protolunar Disk Evolution and the Depletion of Volatile Elements in the Moon" (2015). Faculty Work Comprehensive List. 191.