Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Geophysics

News and Awards

Mar 17, 2017
Richard Allen was quoted in the most recent The Atlantic magazine for an article entitled "The Lifesaving Potential of Underwater Earthquake Monitors." The write-up delves in-depth into how... [Read more]
Mar 16, 2017
Congratulations to Professor Imke de Pater on receiving two major awards! Prof. de Pater is one of three faculty members on campus to receive the 2017 Berkeley Faculty Mentor Award. The Faculty... [Read more]
Mar 15, 2017
Diego Melgar Moctezuma, Ph.D., assistant geodetic researcher in the Berkeley Seismology Lab, Earth and Planetary Science Department, is first author of “Source characteristics of the 2015 Mw6.5... [Read more]
Mar 14, 2017
Janire Prudencio is first author of “Separation of scattering and intrinsic attenuation at Asama volcano (Japan): Evidence of high volcanic structural contrasts.” The article came out on 18 January... [Read more]
Mar 13, 2017
Imke de Pater is second author of “Io’s Loki Patera: Modeling of three brightening events in 2013–2016.” The article came out in Volume 289, June 2017 of the journal Icarus.Loki Patera is one of the... [Read more]
Mar 10, 2017
Spencer Diamond is first author of “Redox crisis underlies conditional light–dark lethality in cyanobacterial mutants that lack the circadian regulator, RpaA.” The article came out on January 24,... [Read more]
Mar 9, 2017
First year Berkeley Ph.D. student Anna Clinger (right) and former EPS postdoc Matt Fox (left) left a few days ago to go to Antartica to collect offshore sediment samples on an NSF-funded project. The... [Read more]
Mar 8, 2017
Elizabeth Niespolo (pictured) and Paul Renne are co-authors of “First integrated tephrochronological record for the last ∼190 kyr from the Fucino Quaternary lacustrine succession, central Italy... [Read more]
Mar 7, 2017
Susan Spaulding Brian Thomas, Andrea Singh, Alexander Probst, and Jillian Banfield (pictured) are co-authors of “Proteogenomic analyses indicate bacterial methylotrophy and archaeal heterotrophy are... [Read more]
Mar 6, 2017
Daniel Rutte is first author of “Building the Pamir-Tibet Plateau—Crustal stacking, Extensional Collapse, and Lateral Extrusion in the Central Pamir: 2. Timing and Rates.” The article was accepted on... [Read more]