This free Arrays workshop immediately follows the EarthScope National Meeting. It will focus on the principles and current state of array seismology and explore the potential for establishing an internationally supported facility of broadband seismographic arrays.
An extensive network of stations with seismometers and air pressure sensors detected the blast waves from the terminal burst of the meteoroid near Chelyabinsk as these waves crossed the US on Friday morning, February 15, 2013.
IRIS has created a special web page for this event that provides direct links to and images of data and materials available from IRIS programs and preliminary research results from the seismology community.
The workshop “New Frontiers in Geophysical Research: Bringing New Tools and Techniques to Bear on Earthquake Hazard Analysis and Mitigation” will be held during July in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
Researchers at the University of New Mexico and New Mexico Tech investigate how seismology can address fluvial transport of water and sediment to better understand how landscapes evolve and how to best manage water resources.
The seismic and geodetic Polar communities have worked with IRIS and UNAVCO to provide a plan for the growth, development, management and governance of Polar support services for the NSF facilities. This plan is now complete and available for download.
This short course will introduce users to a variety of modern methods developed by IRIS to access information at the DMC. It will also provide a forum for members of the IRIS community to ask questions about Data Services provided by IRIS.
The IRIS Nominations Committee has announced the slate of candidates to fill several positions on the Board of Directors. Information about the candidates and the upcoming Annual Membership Meeting of the IRIS Consortium is available at http://www.iris.edu/hq/2012_bod_election/.
Several well respected science organizations have issued statements following the manslaughter conviction of six Italian scientists and a government official in connection with the tragic 2009 L’Aquila earthquake.
This workshop will introduce Principal Investigators and archivers to the PASSCAL data group, the support they provide, and the software utilized in the archival process. The workshop application deadline is Wednesday, October 31.