Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Geology and Surface Processes

News and Awards

Apr 19, 2016
EPS Doctoral Candidate Shuai Zhang and Professor Michael Manga co-authored an article in the 5 April 2016 issue of the Geophysical Research Letters. Entitled "Primordorial Metallic Melt in the Deep... [Read more]
Apr 19, 2016
Professor William Dietrich recently co-authored an article in the Journal of Geophysical Research. Entitled "Sequence and relative timing of large lakes in Gale crater (Mars) after the formation of... [Read more]
Apr 14, 2016
Date: Saturday April 16th 10am-3pmMcCone Hall, UC BerkeleyCalDay is that special day when the entire Cal Campus opens its doors for prospective students and community members. Many departments have... [Read more]
Apr 14, 2016
EPS Professor Bruce Buffett was second author in an article entitled "Submarine Groundwater Discharge as a Possible Formation Mechanism for Permafrost-Associated Gas Hydrate on the Circum-Arctic... [Read more]
Apr 14, 2016
EPS Professor Douglas Dreger, BSL Assistant Research Seismologist Taka'aki Taira and BSL Research Seismologist Robert Nadeau recently co-authored an article in the 25 March 2016 issue of the Journal... [Read more]
Apr 12, 2016
EPS and ESPM Professor Jill Banfield was recently highlighted in the UC Berkeley News for her new research on the tree of life. Professor Banfield's lab has discovered more than 1,000 new types of... [Read more]
Apr 12, 2016
Professor William Dietrich recently co-authored an article in the Journal of Geophysical Research. Entitled "Effects of Course Grain Size Distribution and Fine Particle content on Pore Fluid Pressure... [Read more]
Apr 12, 2016
 BSL Assistant Researcher Diego Melgar co-authored an article entitled "W Phase Source Inversion Using High-Rate Regional GPS Data for Large Earthquakes" in the April 6, 2016 edition of... [Read more]
Apr 6, 2016
EPS Assistant Researcher Hengzhong Zhang and Professor Jill Banfield recently published an article entitled "Precipitation Pathways for Ferrilhydrite Formation in Acidic Solutions" in ... [Read more]
Apr 6, 2016
Professor Michael Manga has recently co-authored an article entitled "Evaluating Geothermal and Hydrogeologic Controls on Regional Groundwater Temperature Distribution" in the journal Water... [Read more]

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