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In articles in Nature and Science Daily, a team of researchers, including ESS professor Axel Schmitt, reports on the results of their analysis of a basaltic Martian meteorite. They confirm the presence of ancient, non-convecting mantle ...


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To be elected a Fellow is a special tribute for those who have made exceptional scientific contributions.  Nominated fellows must have attained acknowledged eminence in the Earth and space sciences.  Primary criteria for ...


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Professor Jonathan Mitchell with joint appointments in UCLA’s Departments of Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences (EPSS) and Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (AOS) has been awarded a the American Geophysical Union’s (AGU) Ronald Greely ...


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Professor Dave Paige of UCLA’s Department of Earth and Space Sciences has been awarded a NASA Exceptional Scientific Achievement Medal.  This award is NASA’s top scientific honor and is given to individuals ...


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Over two dozen scientists from thirteen different institutions and four countries visited UCLA June 26-28, 2013 for a hands-on workshop entitled “Connecting Theory to Experiments in Geophysical and Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics (GAFD). The conference was ...


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The department comes together to celebrate this year's graduates.

Saturday, June 15

12:45 p.m.

Young Hall Patio.

For more information, contact Kathleen Micham


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Professor Craig Manning was named as a Heimholtz International Fellow, a prestigious award that targets outstanding senior scientists and research managers based outside Germany who have excelled in fields relevant to the Helmholtz Association.  The ...


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A study led by Robert Eagle, UCLA researcher in the department of Earth and space sciences, and Aradhna Tripati, UCLA assistant professor of Earth and space sciences and of atmospheric and oceanic sciences, showing that ...


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Professor Christopher T. Russell: A Celebration of a Life in Science

May 8th and 9th, 2013, UCLA

This gathering is an opportunity for friends, colleagues, students, and former students to celebrate and recognize the life ...


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New iPLEX brochure available online

Posted on April 29, 2013

The new iPLEX brochure is available online.  Hard copies are also available in the administrative offices in Slichter 3839.  The brochure represents but a fraction of planet-related research at UCLA. 

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