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News and Awards

Feb 21, 2017
Burkhard Militzer is co-author of “Determination of calcium carbonate and sodium carbonate melting curves up to Earth's transition zone pressures with implications for the deep carbon cycle.” The... [Read more]
Feb 17, 2017
Karthik Anantharaman and Jillian Banfield are co-authors of “Asgard archaea illuminate the origin of eukaryotic cellular complexity.” The article came out on 11 January 2017 in Nature.The origin and... [Read more]
Feb 16, 2017
Imke de Pater is co-author of “Atmospheric waves and dynamics beneath Jupiter’s clouds from radio wavelength observations.” The article was made available online 7 January 2017 in the journal ... [Read more]
Mar 16, 2017
Jessica Kendall-Bar is giving a presentation at the San Francisco Exploratorium After Dark event on March 16, 2017 at 8:00 PM. This talk is designed for the general public (ages 18+) and is part of a... [Read more]
Feb 14, 2017
Kristie Boering is co-author of “Mechanisms Responsible for High N2O Emissions from Sub-Arctic Permafrost Peatlands Studies via Stable Isotope Techniques.” The article was first published on 28... [Read more]
Feb 13, 2017
Paul Renne is co-author of “Beam-induced Back-streaming Electron Suppression Analysis for Accelerator Type Neutron Generators.” The article was released on 2 January 2017 in the journal Accelerator... [Read more]
Feb 9, 2017
Daniel Rutte is first author of “Building the Pamir-Tibet Plateau—Crustal Stacking, Extensional Collapse, and Lateral Extrusion in the Central Pamir: 1. Geometry and Kinematics.” The article was... [Read more]
Feb 17, 2017
Jill Banfield is among thirteen UC Berkeley faculty members, a majority of whom are women, out of an initial total of 47 investigators who were chosen by the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub to receive up to $... [Read more]
Feb 8, 2017
Jill A. Marshall is co-author of “The problem of predicting the size distribution of sediment supplied by hillslopes to rivers.” The first author, Leonard Sklar received his PhD in Earth and... [Read more]
Feb 7, 2017
Mong-Han Huang and Douglas Dreger are co-authors of “Coseismic deformation and triggered landslides of the 2016 Mw 6.2 Amatrice earthquake in Italy.” The article came out on 4 February 2017 in... [Read more]