Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences Institute (EPSSI)

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Coursework. Group funding. Seminars. 33 faculty across eight departments. The Planetary, and Space Sciences Institute (EPSSI) at Michigan Technological University promotes research and education in interdisciplinary areas spanning Earth, its ecosystems, and intergalactic space. Through EPSSI, students pursue the PhD program in Atmospheric Sciences and a minor in Remote Sensing.

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EPSSI Seminar: Dr. Peter Buseck, Arizona State University

From Earth to Deep Space: A Half Century (Almost) of Nanomineralogy Observations and measurements on the nanoscale have fundamentally changed our understanding of geological reactions, processes,...

10/21 4:05 pm
EPSSI Seminar: Dr. Yangang Liu, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY

Going Beyond the Conventional Paradigm to Address Aerosol-cloud Interactions Despite decades of research and progress, climate models still suffer from large uncertainty in estimated aerosol...

10/28 4:05 pm
EPSSI Seminar: Dr. Minghui Diao, San Jose State University

Advance the Understanding of Clouds and Aerosols by Linking In-Situ Measurements, Satellite Observations and Climate Model Simulations Ice and mixed-phase clouds play an essential role in Earth’s...

11/4 4:05 pm
EPSSI Seminar: Dr. Jiquan Chen, Michigan State University, Lansing

Sustainability of the Drylands across Eurasia: Interdependency of Nature and Societies Asian Dryland Belt (ADB) – a region that contains the ancient Silk Road – has been the primary route for...

11/18 4:05 pm

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