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 ...

2016 Newsletter Available online

Posted on Dec. 21, 2016

The Fall 2016 edition of the EPSS newsletter is available online. It includes many stories that describe our activities over the past few months. Happy reading!

Exploring Your Universe 2016

Posted on Nov. 3, 2016

EPSS will have a strong presence at the annual Exploring Your Universe science festival, as usual. This free and family-friendly event will take place on the UCLA campus on Sunday November 6, 2016, from noon ...

Mount Rainier is an active volcano near a large population center


EPSS postdoc Melanie Barboni and collaborators have published an article with important implications for volcanic hazard assessment.  A popular model posits that melt ...