IRIS News

IRIS-Issued School Seismograph Helps Determine Location of Recent Illinois Earthquake

The classroom seismograph at the Da Vinci Academy, a participant in the IRIS Seismographs in Schools program, recorded the February 10 earthquake near Chicago and provided information to determine the location of this event. Seismologist Suzan van der Lee explains to viewers what scientists know about earthquakes, faults and the subsurface in Illinois.
Published on February 12th, 2010

IRIS DMS to Host PQLX Workshop on June 8

A one-day hands-on workshop on the PQLX (PASSCAL Quick Look eXtended) software will be conducted on June 8, 2010, in Snowbird, Utah, just prior to the 2010 IRIS Workshop. Principal investigators and researchers involved with data quality and analysis are encouraged to attend.
Published on February 3rd, 2010