Faculty Position in Geology

Posted on Aug. 21, 2014

The Department of Earth, Planetary & Space Sciences seeks an assistant professor in geology. We encourage applicants from all sub-disciplines of geology but preference may be given to candidates with experience on both sides of the ...


Researcher in Space Plasma Physics

Posted on Aug. 20, 2014

UCLA solicits applications for one or more Researchers at the Assistant or Associate level, in the field of experimental or theoretical Space Plasma Physics, at the Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, Department of Earth ...


UCLA’s David Paige along with a team of US and foreign collaborators has been selected to design and run a ground-penetrating radar instrument to be included as part of the payload of NASA’s ...


Exploring Your Universe 2014 will take place Sunday, November 16 in the Court of Sciences. Stay tuned for more details about this open house and science fair that allows the Los Angeles community a chance ...


Dr. Alan Harris

M.S. '67, Ph.D. '75

Hunting for Killer Asteroids, the Past, Present and Future of Near-Earth Asteroid Surveys

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Lecture: 6:30 p.m; Court of Sciences 76 ...


2014 Commencement Celebration

Posted on May 1, 2014

Saturday, June 14

12:45 p.m.

Young Hall Patio

The Department of Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences invites all of its graduating students, award recipients, and their families and friends to join the EPSS ...


According to research conducted by Jean-Pierre Williams and colleagues, Mars’ atmosphere was probably never thick enough to keep temperatures on the planet’s surface above freezing for the long term. It was published today in ...


UCLA Recruits Academic Specialist

Posted on April 3, 2014

Under general supervision of the directors of the W.M. Keck Foundation Center for isotope geochemistry, the specialist conducts ion microprobe investigations, provides primary maintenance and support for the facility, assists visiting scientists to acquire ...


Boyce and his team of researchers show through a study of apatites that the origin of water on the Moon is uncertain. In UCLA Today: http://newsroom.ucla.edu/portal/ucla/misleading-mineral-may-have-caused-271755.aspx

http://www ...


Using a cutting-edge research technique, UCLA researchers led by EPSS Professor Aradhna Tripati have reconstructed the temperature history of a region that plays a major role in determining climate around the world. The findings, published ...