UCLA EPSS will strengthen its impressive role in solar system exploration by providing a magnetometer for NASA's Discovery mission Psyche.  Professor Chris Russell and his group will build the magnetometer that will address ...

A recent press release describes EPSS researcher Adam Makhluf's work in understanding the behavior of carbon at the high pressures and temperatures relevant to Earth's interior.  Adam is part of Prof. Craig ...

EPSS researcher Mélanie Barboni and collaborators have determined that the Moon may have formed as early as 60 million years after the formation of the solar system. The results are published in Science Advances and ...

Donald Carlisle (1919-2017)

Posted on Jan. 10, 2017


Dear EPSS faculty, staff, and students:

It is with great sorrow that we inform you that our colleague and dear friend, Professor Emeritus Donald Carlisle, passed away early this morning.  His wife, Gloria Galvez-Carlisle ...


Congratulations to Professor Aradhna Tripati on receiving a Presidential Early Career Award: 

https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2017/01/09/president-obama-honors-federally-funded-early-career-scientists

" Awardees are selected for their pursuit of innovative research at the frontiers of ...