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2019 Commencement Celebration

2019 Commencement Celebration

The Department of Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences (EPSS) invites all of our graduating students and their families and friends to join us for a special celebration.

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InSight brings the first piece of UCLA to the surface of Mars

InSight brings the first piece of UCLA to the surface of Mars

Insight Brings the First Piece of UCLA to the Surface of Mars

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2018 Newsletter available online

2018 Newsletter available online

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Upcoming Events

EPSS 295B - EPSS Colloquium

Title: Ocean dynamics of outer solar system satellites
Date: April 23, 2019
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Speaker: Krista Soderlund

EPSS 245C - Tectonics & Seismology Seminar

Title: Anatomy of the Main Himalayan Thrust: Implications for elastic energy storage and lateral segmentation
Date: April 24, 2019
Time: noon - 1 p.m.
Speaker: Luca Dal Zilio

EPSS 286A - Planetary Science Seminar

Title: UCLA Grad Talks: Taylor Dorn, William Misener, Sanjana Desai
Date: April 26, 2019
Time: noon - 1 p.m.
Speaker: Taylor Dorn, William Misener, Sanjana Desai

EPSS 288C - Space Physics Seminar

Title: Venus: Ionospheric heavy ion flows and H+/O+ escape rates
Date: April 26, 2019
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.

EPSS 295B - EPSS Colloquium

Title: The Magnetic Fields of the Giant Planets: More Differences than Similarities
Date: April 30, 2019
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Speaker: Jeremy Bloxham

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