News in the Mathematical and Physical Sciences

UC Davis marine scientists featured in climate change film

Tessa Hill
September 7, 2016 — Follow marine scientists from the Bodega Marine Lab and Point Blue Conservation Science as they track the dramatic changes happening in our ocean in this short film from Bay Nature. Featured researchers include Tessa Hill, associate professor and chancellor’s fellow in the Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences. Hill's research focuses on the impacts of ocean acidification
Tessa Hill

U.S. President Honors Tessa Hill as Extraordinary Early Career Scientist

Feb. 18, 2016 — President Obama named UC Davis professor Tessa Hill a recipient of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers.

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Breaking the Strongest Link Triggered Big Baja Earthquake

Feb. 15, 2016 — A spate of major earthquakes on small faults could overturn traditional views about how earthquakes start.

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MEXUS-CONACYT Doctoral Fellowships Attract Talented Graduate Students

Sep. 17, 2015 - UC Davis leads its fellow campuses in enrollment through the UC MEXUS-CONACYT Doctoral Fellowship Program.

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Nanomaterials in Sunscreens and Boats Leave Marine Life Vulnerable

May 12, 2015 - Nanomaterials commonly used in sunscreens and boat-bottom paints are making sea urchin embryos more vulnerable to toxins