The floatability of aerosols and wave damping on Titan’s seas

  title={The floatability of aerosols and wave damping on Titan’s seas},
  author={Daniel Cordier and Nathalie Carrasco},
  journal={Nature Geoscience},
  • D. Cordier, N. Carrasco
  • Published 2 May 2019
  • Environmental Science, Materials Science, Physics
  • Nature Geoscience
Titan, the enigmatic large moon of Saturn, is unique because it is the only satellite of the solar system that is surrounded by a dense atmosphere. Thick layers of photochemical organic aerosols shroud the surface and sediment to the ground. In polar regions, large lakes and seas of liquid hydrocarbons were discovered by the Cassini–Huygens mission. Aerosols that sediment above the lakes run into a liquid surface in which new interactions can take place. In this paper, we address the question… 

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