Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Geophysics

News and Awards

Jun 27, 2016
Walter Alvarez, professor of the graduate school and eminent scholar of Earth history and tectonics, writes an article in the GSA Special Papers. This is a fascinating read on the history of geology... [Read more]
Jun 27, 2016
Members of the Burgmann lab published an article entitled "Depth Migration of Seasonally Induced Seismicity at the Geysers Geothermal Field." The article was published on 25 June 2016.Seismicity from... [Read more]
Jun 27, 2016
Joshua Tollefson, doctoral student in the Berkeley Earth & Planetary Science Department, and his collaborators confirm the existence of a dark vortex on Neptune. The huge vortex is the size of... [Read more]
Jun 24, 2016
EPS Professor Jillian F. Banfield was co-author of "Pilot study of soruces and concentration of size-resolved airborne particles in a neonatal intensive care unit," in the September 2015 issue of the... [Read more]
Jun 23, 2016
Stephen Self was co-author in the article "Topographic controls on pyroclastic density current dynamics: Insight from 18 May 1980 deposits at Mount St. Helens, Washington (USA)" in Volume 321, 15... [Read more]
Jun 23, 2016
Members of Professor Jillian Banfield's lab published an article in the journal Environmental Microbiology. The publication, "Genomic resolution of a cold subsurface aquifer community provides... [Read more]
Jun 22, 2016
Roland Burgmann, professor in the Berkeley Department of Earth & Planetary Science, is co-author of "Surface slip during large Owens Valley earthquakes" in the 22 June 2016 issue of ... [Read more]
Jun 21, 2016
Paul Renne, Professor in Residence in the Berkeley Earth & Planetary Science Department, is co-author in the latest edition of Earth and Planetary Science Letters. His article "Independent... [Read more]
Jun 21, 2016
Marco Calo and Barbara Romanowicz are co-authors in the latest edition of the journal Earth and Planetary Science Letters. The article highlights a joint inversion of short and long period seismic... [Read more]
Jun 20, 2016
Estelle Chaussard PhD is sole author of "Subsidence in the Paricutin lava field: Causes and implications for intepretation of deformation fields at volcanoes" in Volume 320, 15 June 2016 edition of... [Read more]