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Mong-Han Huang received his PhD at UC Berkeley under the supervision of Prof. Roland Bürgmann in 2014 and is currently a NASA postdoc fellow at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Caltech. Prof...
Kurt Cuffey is co-author of “Water isotope diffusion in the WAIS Divide ice core during the Holocene and last glacial.” The research letter came out on 24 January 2017 in the Journal of...
The Juan de Fuca plate that subducts beneath Cascadia is divided into two subplates: the Gorda section subducting under Northern California and the rest of the Juan de Fuca plate subducting...
The end-Triassic mass extinction (∼201.6 Ma) was one of the five most severe biotic crises of the Phanerozoic. Determining the mass and isotopic composition of carbon release during the end...
Berkeley Earth & Planetary Science Professor Jillian Banfield will lead an initiative that uses CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing to develop new disease therapies. Prof. Banfield will guide the...
In March 2014, Mark Richards, Walter Alvarez, Stephen Self, Paul Renne, Michael Manga, and Courtney Sprain traveled to India to gather evidence of massive flood basalt volcanism as the...
CRISPR: Clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats are segments of prokaryotic DNA containing short, repetitive base sequences.
Highlights •Thermal–kinetic model reveals the resolution of apatite (U–Th)/He and 4He/3He data. • Data require that glacial erosion in the Patagonian Andes proceeded rapidly during early...
Michael Manga and Chi-Yuen Wang are first and second authors, respectively, of “Increased stream discharge after the 3 September 2016 Mw 5.8 Pawnee, Oklahoma earthquake.” The article came...
Chi-Yuen Wang is second author of “Mechanism of the Coseismic Change of Volumetric Strain in the Far Field of Earthquakes.” The article came out November 2016 in the Bulletin of the...

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