Announcements by other (non-IRIS) organizations, which may be of general interest to the seismological community
Active Message Threads for January 2018
Jan. 19, 2018, 10:02 a.m.
Dear colleagues, We wish to bring to your attention the upcoming 2018 CIDER Summer Program, which will take place at KITP, UC. Santa Barbara, from the 9th of July 9th to 3rd of August 2018. The theme will be: "Relating geochemical and geophysical heterogeneity in the deep Earth". The application period is open until the 15th of February 2018. Please apply at: https://www.deep-earth.org/2018/2018_app.shtml Further information can be found on the website: http://www.deep-earth.org/summer18... [more]
Jan. 15, 2018, 2:42 p.m.
*Session on Earthquake Early Warning (EEW) at the Joint Meeting of SSA & LACSC, 14–17 MAY 2018 - MIAMI* Dear colleagues, We would like to invite you to present your related presentations or posters in our session (https://seismology2018.org/sessions/) on “ Challenges and Chances for the Widespread Implementation of Earthquake Early Warning (EEW)”, see our proposal, below. Hope to see you in Miami! Session Conveners Wilfried Strauch, Instituto Nicaraguense de Estudios Territoriales, w... [more]
Jan. 13, 2018, 5:19 a.m.
-------------------Message forwarded from Terry Plank------------------- Hello Subduction Community, I am writing to follow up from the AGU Town Hall on "Coordinating Subduction Hazard Science," to recap what was presented in December in new Orleans and to fill in those of you who couldn't make it. This is also an update on SZ4D activities in general. The Town Hall was motivated by the release of four reports in the last 9 months, and we heard about each of them from the following in... [more]
Jan. 9, 2018, 2:28 p.m.
The Air Force Research Laboratory has issued a call for proposals for research and development to improve monitoring underground nuclear explosions. The proposal deadline is February 15. The six topics of interest are: A - Seismic Source Physics B - Discrimination and Yield Estimation C - Attenuation and Full Waveform Earth Models D - Velocity Earth Models E - Location and Discrimination Ground Truth F - Automated Data Processing and Interactive Analysis Further information abou... [more]
Jan. 9, 2018, 1:44 p.m.
Final Call for Participation – Pacific Array OBS deployment #1 (Mar/Apr/May 2018) Application Deadline: Jan 15, 2018 Cruise dates: March 31 – April 30, 2018 (flexibility of ±5 days required) PIs: Jim Gaherty, Zach Eilon, Don Forsyth, Göran Ekström Science Party: up to 6 We are soliciting cruise participants for the RV Kilo Moana Broadband OBS deployment, part of the international PacificArray initiative to install ocean bottom seismographs in arrays across the Pacific plate. We plan to co... [more]
Seismology Student Workshop
Jan. 5, 2018, 12:28 p.m.
Hello Seismologists! We invite graduate students to participate in the upcoming sixth annual Seismology Student Workshop to be held March 15th-16th, 2018 at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory in Palisades, New York. The application deadline is January 15. This workshop is completely student-run and organized with the aim of bringing together graduate students who conduct research in seismology and earthquake-related fields. [This workshop is only open to graduate students, so we encourage... [more]