A study led by Robert Eagle, UCLA researcher in the department of Earth and space sciences, and Aradhna Tripati, UCLA assistant professor of Earth and space sciences and of atmospheric and oceanic sciences, showing that ...


Professor Christopher T. Russell: A Celebration of a Life in Science

May 8th and 9th, 2013, UCLA

This gathering is an opportunity for friends, colleagues, students, and former students to celebrate and recognize the life ...


New iPLEX brochure available online

Posted on April 29, 2013

The new iPLEX brochure is available online.  Hard copies are also available in the administrative offices in Slichter 3839.  The brochure represents but a fraction of planet-related research at UCLA. 

http://tinyurl.com/bwlxrg4


UCLA space scientists have now devised a way to monitor collisions in interplanetary space by using a new method to determine the mass of magnetic clouds that result from the impacts. Their findings, published online ...


Professor Russell's colleagues have organized a symposium in early May to honor his career in science.

http://www.ess.ucla.edu/CTR70/


In this four-minute video, Margot, a professor in the department of Earth, planetary and space sciences and in the department of physics and astronomy, describes some of the radar astronomy research conducted in his UCLA laboratory ...


Jeanine Ash awarded NSF fellowship

Posted on April 4, 2013


Sarah Palaich has been awarded a Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship by the Department of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration. This prestigious award provides full support for up tofour years of graduate study as well as ...


Observations from the Keck led to the discovery of a supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way by UCLA's Andrea Ghez, a professor of physics and astronomy who holds the Lauren B ...


Shimer and Aurnou built a transiting exoplanet experiment by putting a 5? globe incandescent bulb in the center of a turntable and a “planet” out near the edge. Students set up their Vernier light sensors ...