Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Planetary Science

News and Awards

Jul 26, 2016
After rigorous FastLane review, Professor Burkhard Militzer and his collaborators were awarded a huge grant for computer time on the National Science Foundation's Blue Water system. They received 9.2... [Read more]
Jul 26, 2016
Berkeley researchers published an article entitled "Large earthquakes create vertical permeability by breaching aquitards" that was just accepted online 18 July 2016 in the journal Water... [Read more]
Jul 25, 2016
Professor Ronald Cohen is co-author of "Tropospheric emissions: Monitoring of pollution (TEMPO)", available online 6 June 2016. TEMPO is a game-changer for collecting air quality measurements.TEMPO... [Read more]
Jul 22, 2016
Benjamin Weiss, Nicholas Swanson-Hysell and Sonia Tikoo are co-authors, with others, of "Reply to Comment on 'Pervasive remagnetization of detrital zircon host rocks in the Jack Hills, Western... [Read more]
Jul 22, 2016
Luke Fairchild, Nicholas Swanson-Hysell and Sonia Tikoo published "A matter of minutes: Breccia dike paleomagnetism provides evidence for rapid crater modification." The publication is in the July... [Read more]
Jul 20, 2016
Berkeley postdoc Doug Hemingway PhD is co-author of "Tidal disruption of Phobos as the cause of surface fractures," in Volume 121 Issue 6 of Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets.Phobos, the... [Read more]
Jul 20, 2016
Berkeley postdoctoral researcher Benjamin Black PhD is co-author of "Massive impact-induced release of carbon and sulfur gases in the early Earth's atmosphere," a study of the possible cause of... [Read more]
Jul 19, 2016
Professor Imke de Pater is second of two authors of "Time variability of Io's volcanic activity from near-IR adaptive optics observations on 100 nights in 2013-2015." The article became available on... [Read more]
Jul 19, 2016
Donald DePaolo is co-author of "A 2.5D Reactive Transport Model for Fracture Alteration Simulation," published on June 30, 2016. The article came out in Environmental Science & Technology. ... [Read more]
Jul 18, 2016
Berkeley Professor Hans-Rudolf Wenk is co-author of "Microstructures and their implications for faulting processes - Insights from DGLab core samples from the Gulf of Corinth," in Volume 86 of the... [Read more]

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