Standing Committee Meeting Report Global Seismographic Network

October 2021

Standing Committee Meeting Report - GSN

 GSN Standing Committee Meeting Fall 2021


Action Items and Consensus Recommendations:

  1. AI(Colleen): Review journal-specific recommendations/requirements on citation and acknowledgement of facilities and networks.
  2. AI(Katrin/Molly/Kasey): Put together an outline of key points to cover in a potential article on the results of the GNS citation search for review by the Standing Committee.

Meeting Summary

Thursday, October 7, 2021, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm ET


In attendance: Colleen Dalton (chair), Katrin Hafner, Rob Mellors, Will Yeck, Cecily Wolfe, Dave Wilson, Shawn Wei, Adam Ringler, Martin Vallee, Harriet Lau, Robert Anthony, Frederik Simons, Ved Lekic, Peter Davis, Charles Ammon, Rob Anthony, Molly Staats (scribe), Kasey Aderhold (scribe)

Meeting Summary:

  1. Goals for this meeting (Dalton)
  2. Review & approval of Spring Meeting minutes & Status Action Items (Hafner)
  3. GSN Status Updates
    • Program Manager’s Report (Hafner)
    • IDA report (Davis)
    • ASL report (Wilson)
  4. T360 Vault Sensor Performance and Future Recapitalization (Mellors/Wilson/Hafner)
    • Performance of T360 vault sensors deployed at GSN stations
    • Future GSN Recapitalization
  5. Improved Resolution of the GSN Network (Ringler)
  6. NSF 2021 Portfolio Review for EAR Seismology and Geodetic Instrumentation (Hafner)
  7. Overview of Photonic Sensors (Mellors)
  8. GSN Publications Summary and Next Steps (Staats/Aderhold) - tabled until following meeting
  9. Develop Questions for NSF; New Committee Member Recommendations

Tuesday, October 12, 2021, 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET


In attendance: Colleen Dalton (chair), Katrin Hafner, Bob Woodward, Rob Mellors, Cecily Wolfe, Dave Wilson, Jon Berger, Will Yeck, Harriet Lau, Martin Vallée, Robert Anthony, Adam Ringler, Charles Ammon, Frederik Simons, Maggie Benoit, Molly Staats (scribe), Kasey Aderhold (scribe)

Meeting Summary:

  1. IRIS Update (Woodward)
  2. Discussion with NSF
  3. Guidance to give to IRIS BoD
  4. GSN Design Goals Update - tabled for next standing committee meeting
  5. GSN Publications Summary and Next Steps (Staats/Aderhold) - moved from Day 1
  6. GSN Strategic Planning
  7. Executive Session