IRIS News

Participate in the ENGAGE Workshop, January 18-20, 2015! Apply by November 7.

The ENGAGE Workshop - Encouraging Networks between Geoscience and Geoscience Education - will bring together early-career geoscience researchers and discipline-based education researchers to explore collaborative approaches that leverage advances in both geoscience disciplines and geoscience education.
Published on October 13th, 2014

Donate to the David Simpson Fund for Innovation

The intention of the Fund is to provide the Consortium with a source of un-restricted funds that the Board can designate to stimulate new initiatives and develop new ventures.
Published on August 25th, 2014

IRIS Mourns the Passing of Renowned Geophysicist J. Freeman Gilbert

J. Freeman Gilbert, a pioneer in applying modern computational tools to seismic problems, was one of the founding Directors of IRIS and was elected to the first Executive Committee of the Board. He was a wonderful colleague who will be sorely missed.
Published on August 22nd, 2014

HAPPY 30th BIRTHDAY, IRIS!

Thirty years ago, on May 8, 1984, the Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology was formally certified as a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation in the State of Delaware, organized exclusively for educational and scientific purposes.
Published on May 8th, 2014

Remembering Jim Fowler - Upcoming Events

Two events are being planned to remember our friend and colleague Jim Fowler. One will be held at the IRIS Workshop and the other at the PASSCAL Instrument Center.
Published on April 7th, 2014

New Animations Focus on Megathrust Earthquakes and Alaska

In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the magnitude 9.2 Great Alaska Earthquake of March 27, 1964, IRIS offers a set of three animations made in collaboration with the U.S. Geological Survey and the Alaska Earthquake Center.
Published on March 26th, 2014