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Andrew Knoll
Nascimento 1951 (68 anos)
West Reading, Pensilvânia
Nacionalidade Estados Unidos Estadunidense
Alma mater Universidade Lehigh
Prêmios Medalha Wollaston (2007)
Instituições Universidade Harvard
Campo(s) Planetologia, paleontologia

Andrew Herbert Knoll (West Reading, 1951) é um planetologista e paleontólogo estadunidense.

Graduado em geologia pela Universidade Lehigh em 1973, com doutorado também em geologia pela Universidade Harvard em 1977.[1]


  • 2004 - Life on a Young Planet: The First Three Billion Years of Evolution on Earth. (Princeton University Press). ISBN 0-691-12029-3
  • 2007 - The Evolution of Primary Producers in the Sea. Falkowski, P. and A.H. Knoll, Eds. (Elsevier).

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  • Tosca, N.J., Knoll, A.H., McLennan, S.M. (2008) Water activity and the challenge for life on early Mars. Science 320: 1204-1207.
  • Wilson, J.P, Knoll, A.H., Holbrook, N.M, and Marshall, C.R. (2008) Modeling fluid flow in Medullosa, an anatomically unusual Paleozoic seed plant. Paleobiology 34: 472-493.
  • Knoll, A.H., Bambach, R.K, Payne, J., Pruss, S., and Fischer, W. (2007) A paleophsiological perspective on the end-Permian mass extinction and its aftermath. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 256: 295-313.
  • Tomitani, A., Knoll, A.H., Cavanaugh, C.M., and Ohno, T. (2006) The evolutionary diversification of cyanobacteria: molecular phylogenetic and paleontological perspectives. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 103:5442-5447.
  • Knoll, A.H., Javaux, E.J., Hewitt, D., and Cohen, P. (2006) Eukaryotic organisms in Proterozoic oceans. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, London 361B: 1023-1028.
  • Squyres, S., and Knoll, A.H. (2005) Outcrop geology at Meridiani Planum: Introduction. 'Earth and Planetary Science Letters 240: 1-10.
  • Knoll, A.H., Walter, M.R., Narbonne, G.M., and Christie-Blick, N. (2004) A New Period for the Geologic Time Scale. Science 305: 621.
  • Anbar, A.D. and Knoll, A.H. (2002) Proterozoic ocean chemistry and evolution: a bioinorganic bridge? Science 297: 1137-1142.
  • Knoll, A.H. and S.B. Carroll (1999) The early evolution of animals: Emerging views from comparative biology and geology. Science 284: 2129-2137.
  • Knoll, A.H. (1992) The early evolution of eukaryotic organisms: a geological perspective. Science 256: 622-627.



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