Planetary and Space Sciences Projects
The world's foremost planet hunting team, headed by Professor Geoff Marcy, search for other worlds beyond our solar system.
BIOspheres of Mars: Ancient and Recent Studies (“BioMARS”), is a multi-campus, collaborative research effort.
Professor de Pater's group studies planets, comets and satellites using radio, infrared and optical telescopes employing the latest Adaptive Optics technology. Click on the link for recent images.
UC Berkeley Faculty and researchers are involved with several space missions to the Moon, Mars, and outer planets.