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The Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (IRIS) and the Seismological Society of America (SSA) are pleased to announce the 18th year of this jointly-sponsored national public lecture series in seismology. The selection committee seeks nominations from the seismological community for two lecturers for 2020. The goal of the program is to increase the general public’s awareness of recent earthquake science discoveries, and the relevance of seismology to understanding our planet and… [more]
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Bob Detrick
2018-12-12 17:10:24
I would like to extend my congratulations to the following individuals who have been elected to the IRIS Board of Directors for a 3-year term beginning in 2019: Charles Ammon, Pennsylvania State University Richard Aster, Colorado State University Susan Schwartz, University of California, Santa Cruz I want to thank all of the candidates who ran for the Board this year. Any one of them would have made an excellent Director. As a community we are very fortunate to have so many outstanding indi… [more]
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Robert Detrick
2018-12-07 16:45:17
I’m very pleased to announce that Dr. Jerry Carter has been appointed the next Director of IRIS Data Services, succeeding Tim Ahern who will retire this Spring after 30 years at IRIS. Dr. Carter holds a Ph.D in Geophysics from the University of Hawaii. He is currently a contractor with the CTBTO’s International Data Center (IDC) in Vienna, Austria. The IDC is the central element of Comprehensive Test Band Treaty (CTBT) verification. It collects, processes and analyzes seismic and other data… [more]
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Dear IRIS Colleagues, There are two events during AGU week I wanted to extend an invitation to you to attend: 1) IRIS Annual Reception and Members Meeting The IRIS Annual Reception and Members Business Meeting will be held Monday evening December 10th, 2018. The reception begins at 6:00 pm and the Business Meeting at 7 pm. An update will given at the Business Meeting on our new 5-year SAGE II award from NSF. When: Monday, Dec. 10th - Reception at 6 pm; Members Business Meeting at 7 pm Lo… [more]
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Tim Ahern
2017-11-29 22:13:58 - 2018-12-05 15:46:06
Greetings everyone. The staff at the IRIS DMC wish you a very happy and productive 2018. Best wishes and sorry if you receive multiple copies of this email. Cheers Tim Ahern Director of Data Services IRIS IRIS DMC 1408 NE 45th Street #201 Seattle, WA 98105 (206)547-0393 x118 (206) 547-1093 FAX
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