Rosa María Tejero López

Rosa María Tejero López

Departamento de Geodinámica, Estratigrafía y Paleontología
Facultad de CC. Geológicas
Universidad Complutense de Madrid
c/ José Antonio Novais, 12, 28040 Madrid (Spain)

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Research Interests




  • Jiménez-Díaz, A., Ruiz, J., Kirby, J.F., Romeo, I., Tejero, R., Capote, R., Lithospheric structure of Venus from gravity and topography. Icarus 260, 215–231, 2015; doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2015.07.020


  • Jiménez-Díaz, A., Ruiz, J., Pérez-Gussinyé, M., Kirby, J.F., Álvarez-Gómez, J.A., Tejero, R., Capote, R. Spatial variations of effective elastic thickness of the lithosphere in Central America and surrounding regions. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 391, 55–66, 2014; doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2014.01.042


  • Jiménez-Díaz, A., Ruiz, J., Villaseca, C., Tejero, R., Capote, R. The thermal state and strength of the lithosphere in the Spanish Central System and Tajo Basin from crustal heat production and thermal isostasy. Journal of Geodynamics 58, 29–37, 2012; doi: 10.1016/j.jog.2012.01.005


  • Barbero, L., Jabaloy, A., Gómez-Ortiz, D., Pérez-Peña, J.V., Rodríguez-Peces, M.J., Tejero, R., Estupiñán, J., Azdimousa, A., Vázquez, M., Asebriy, L. Evidence for surface uplift of the Atlas Mountains and the surrounding peripheral plateaux; combining apatite fission-track results and geomorphic indicators in the western Moroccan Meseta (coastal Variscan Paleozoic basement).Tectonophysics 502(1–2), 90–104, 2011; doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2010.01.005
  • Gomez-Ortiz, D., Agarwal, B.N.P., Tejero, R., Ruiz, J. Crustal structure from gravity signature in the Iberian Peninsula. Geological Society of America Bulletin 123, 1247–1257, 2011; doi: 10.1130/B30224.1
  • Ruiz, J., Mcgovern, P.J., Jiménez-Diaz, A., López, V., Williams, J.P., Hahn, B.C., Tejero, R. The thermal evolution of Mars as constrained by paleo-heat flows. Icarus 215 (2), 508–517, 2011; doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2011.07.029


  • Pérez, J., Fernández, C., Gómez-Ortiz, D., Dohm, J., López, V., Tejero, R. Ancient heat flow, crustal thickness, and lithospheric mantle rheology in the Amenthes region, Mars. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 270 (1-2), 1–12, 2008; doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2008.02.015


  • Ruiz, J., Álvarez-Gómez, J.A., Tejero, R., Sánchez, N. Heat flow and thickness of a convective ice shell on Europa for grain size-dependent rheologies, Icarus 190 (1), 145–154, 2007; doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2007.03.015


  • Ruiz, J., McGovern, P.J., Tejero, R. The early thermal and magnetic state of the cratered highlands of Mars. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 241 (1-2), 2–10, 2006; doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2005.10.016
  • Ruiz, J., Gómez-Ortiz, D., Tejero, R. Effective elastic thicknesses of the lithosphere in the Central Iberian Peninsula from heat flow: Implications for the rheology of the continental lithospheric mantle. Journal of Geodynamics 41 (5), 500–509, 2006; doi: 10.1016/j.jog.2006.01.005
  • Tejero, R., González-Casado, J.M., Gómez-Ortiz, D., Sánchez-Serrano, F. Insights into the “tectonic topography” of the present-day landscape of the central Iberian Peninsula (Spain). Geomorphology 76 (3-4), 280–294, 2006; doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2005.11.007

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