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EPS Geophysics

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Sep 26, 2016
Daniel Stolper and his colleagues at Princeton University have used records of ancient air trapped in polar ice cores to determine the concentrations of oxygen (O2) in the atmosphere over the past... [Read more]
Sep 26, 2016
William Hawley, Richard Allen and Mark Richards recently made headlines with their seismic “CT scans” of the Juan de Fuca Plate in the Pacific Northwest. Their research came out in the 23 September,... [Read more]
Sep 20, 2016
Ronald Cohen and his co-authors recently published a paper entitled “Effects of Daily Meteorology on the Interpretation of Space-based Remote Sensing of NO2.” The article came out on July 12, 2016 in... [Read more]
Sep 8, 2016
Robert Martin-Short and Richard M. Allen are the authors of "Subduction geometry beneath south-central Alaska and its relationship to volcanism." The manuscript was accepted online on 7 September... [Read more]
Sep 7, 2016
Mengqiang Zhu and Jillian Banfield are co-authors of “A Model for Nucleation When Nuclei Are Non-Stoichiometric: Understanding the Precipitation of Iron Oxyhydroxide Nanoparticles.” The article was... [Read more]
Sep 6, 2016
Kristen E. Fauria (pictured), Michael Manga and Michael Chamberlain are the co-authors of “Effect of particle entrainment on the runout of pyroclastic density currents.” The article was accepted on 3... [Read more]
Sep 1, 2016
Michael Manga and Carolina Munoz-Saez recently published “An experimental study of the role of subsurface plumbing on geothermal discharge” in the journal Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems. The... [Read more]
Aug 31, 2016
Diego Melgar (pictured), Douglas Dreger and Richard Allen are co-authors of “Kinematic Rupture Scenarios and Synthetic Displacement Data: An Example Application to the Cascadia Subduction Zone.” The... [Read more]
Aug 31, 2016
Jillian Banfield is co-author of “Microbial metagonomics reveals climate-relevant subsurface biogeochemical processes.” The piece comes out in Volume 24, Issue 8, August 2016 of Trends in... [Read more]
Aug 30, 2016
Carolina Munoz-Saez, Seth Saltiel and Michael Manga are co-authors of “Physical and hydraulic properties of modern sinter deposits: El Tatio, Atacama.” The article is coming out in Volume 325, 1... [Read more]

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