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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: Darwin’s First Theory: Exploring Charles Darwin’s Quest to Find a Theory of the Earth
Date: April 2, 2019
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Speaker: Rob Wesson

EPSS 245C - Tectonics & Seismology Seminar

Title: 3-D mapping of the "Paleo-Pacific" slabs in the lower mantle and its implications for Mesozoic East Asian tectonics
Date: April 3, 2019
Time: noon - 1 p.m.
Speaker: Yiduo Liu

EPSS 286A - Planetary Science Seminar

Title: The Strange Case of Phaethon
Date: April 5, 2019
Time: noon - 1 p.m.
Speaker: David Jewitt

EPSS 295B - EPSS Colloquium

Title: A Twenty-First Century View of Plutons
Date: April 9, 2019
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Speaker: Allen Glazner

EPSS 245C - Tectonics & Seismology Seminar

Title: Transient rheology during earthquakes: insight from nanotextures and (U-Th)/He thermochronometry of hematite fault mirrors
Date: April 10, 2019
Time: noon - 1 p.m.
Speaker: Alexis Ault

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