A team of researchers from ESS, including Drew Turner, Yuri Shprits, Michael Hartinger, and Vassilis Angelopoulos,  have advanced the understanding of space weather so that the satellites used for global positioning, communications, and weather monitoring can be ...

Professor Kevin McKeegan was named as a Geochemical Fellow by the Geochemical Society and the European Association of Geochemistry.  Since 1996, this honor has been bestowed on a yearly basis  for outstanding contributions to the ...

UCLA graduates Robert C. Newton (BA 1956, MS 1958, PhD 1963) and Juhn G. Liou (PhD 1969) were the 2010 and 2011 recipients of the Roebling Medal. The highest award of the Mineralogical Society of ...

On October 3, distinguished alumni Harry W. Green delivered a lecture entitled, "From the Nano to the Global Scale: Using Nanoscience Observations to Understand Earthquakes and Plate Tectonics."  Before the lecture, faculty, staff, alumni ...

Dr. Elizabeth Cochran, who received her PhD from ESS in 2005,was named one of President Obama’s recipients of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers, the highest honor bestowed by the ...