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EPSS 2020-2021 Newsletter Released

The EPSS Newsletter is available! This edition covers events and highlights from the 2019-2020 academic year.

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New Graduate Degree Program in Planetary Science

EPSS is happy to announce the initiation of a new graduate degree program in Planetary Science!

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UCLA now a host institution for the 51 Pegasi b postdoctoral fellowship

UCLA now a host institution for the 51 Pegasi b fellowship


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Upcoming Events

EPSS 295B - EPSS Colloquium

Title: The Search for Chiral Asymmetry as a Potential Biosignature in our Solar System
Date: Jan. 25, 2022
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Speaker: Daniel Glavin

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EPSS 286A - Planetary Science Seminar

Title: Atmospheric evolution of Venus and exo-Venus analogs
Date: Jan. 27, 2022
Time: noon - 12:50 p.m.
Speaker: Joshua Krissansen-Totton

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EPSS 288C - Space Physics Seminar

Title: EMIC wave scattering or relativistic electrons by POES, GOES and Van Allen Probe
Date: Jan. 28, 2022
Time: noon - 1 p.m.
Speaker: Louisa Capannolo

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EPSS 295B - EPSS Colloquium

Title: EnVision: a journey from London’s sewers to the surface of Venus
Date: Feb. 1, 2022
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Speaker: Richard Ghail

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EPSS 286A - Planetary Science Seminar

Title: Small body science in the inner-most reaches of the solar system
Date: Feb. 3, 2022
Time: noon - 12:50 p.m.
Speaker: Matthew Knight

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EPSS 2020-2021 Newsletter Released
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Earth Can Make Auroras Without Solar Activity
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Open Rank (Tenure-Track/Tenured) Faculty Position in Planetary Geochemistry at UCLA