Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Geophysics

Prof. Michael Manga was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship for 2005. The MacArthur Fellows are selected for their creativity, originality and potential.

Friday, September 2, 2005
Michael Manga

Michael Manga is a geophysicist who applies his background in fluid dynamics to a wide variety of fundamental questions in geology. The phenomena he explores range in scale from microscopic to planetary; he draws insights from field measurements, numerical simulations, laboratory experiments, and even astronomical observations. Manga began his research