Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Planetary Science

News and Awards

Oct 28, 2016
William Dietrich is first author of “Reversal and Amplification of Zonal Flows by Boundary Enforced Flows.” This article is available on 29 September 2016 in the journal Icarus.Zonal flows in rapidly... [Read more]
Oct 27, 2016
Professor Imke de Pater is co-author of "Radar observations and shape model of asteroid 16 Psyche," in the Volume 281, 1 January 2017 edition of the journal Icarus. She shows how the asteroid Psyche... [Read more]
Oct 26, 2016
Matthew Fox is first author of “The Exhumation history of the European Alps inferred from Linear Inversion of Thermochronometric Data,” which recently came out in the American Journal of Science, an... [Read more]
Oct 25, 2016
Kristie A. Boering is co-author of a recent article in Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. The article is entitled “Isotopic ordering in atmospheric O2 as a tracer of ozone photochemistry... [Read more]
Oct 25, 2016
Karthik Anantharaman, Laura Hug, Itai Sharon, Cindy Castelle, Alexander Probst, Brian Thomas, Andrea Singh Jillian Banfield and others published their piece recently in the journal Nature... [Read more]
Oct 24, 2016
EPS Professor Imke de Pater and a team of Berkeley astronomers completed a 29 month study of Jupiter’s moon Io. From August 2013 to December 2015, they took cutting-edge images of Io’s dynamic... [Read more]
Oct 24, 2016
Michael Manga is first of two authors of “Formation of Lenticulae on Europa by Saucer-Shaped Sills”, available on 13 October 2016 in the journal Icarus. One of the highlights of this article is that... [Read more]
Oct 21, 2016
Imke de Pater and her collaborators published the article “Jupiter’s Para-H2 Distribution from SOFIA/FORCAST and Voyager/IRIS 17-37 μm Spectroscopy.” It comes out in the January 2017 issue of the... [Read more]
Oct 18, 2016
Figure: Conceptual Representation of the Finite-Element ModelYan Hu and Roland Bürgmann are first and second authors, respectively, of "Asthenosphere rheology inferred from observations of the 2012... [Read more]
Oct 17, 2016
                    Distinguished EPS Professor Donald Depaolo co-authored a research paper... [Read more]