Seismology Section Events at the Fall Meeting

Tues., 13 December, 4:00 p.m.: Presentation of the 2016 Keiiti Aki Young Scientist Award
102 Moscone South (session S24A)
The 2016 Aki Award will be presented to Zhongwen Zhan prior to the Gutenberg Lecture. This award recognizes an outstanding young seismologist who is within 3 years of receiving her or his Ph.D.

Tues., 13 December, 4:00 p.m.: The 2016 Gutenberg Lecture
102 Moscone South (session S24A)
Karen M. Fischer will present the 2016 Gutenberg Lecture: “Seismological Insights on the Lithosphere-Asthenosphere Boundary.”

Tues., 13 December, 6:30–8:00 p.m.: Seismology/Tectonophysics Reception
San Francisco Marriott Marquis, Salons 12–15
Join us for conversation with colleagues in a relaxed atmosphere. At ~7:00 p.m., we will have brief remarks to recognize the 2016 Fellows from Seismology and Tectonophysics and other section honorees. The 2016 Fellows who are affiliated with the Seismology section are Rob Clayton, Satoshi Ide, Susan Schwartz, Uri ten Brink, Kelin Wang, and Robert White. We will also recognize Maureen Long as a recipient of the 2016 James B. Macelwane Medal and Anne Meltzer as a recipient of the 2016 Union Ambassador Award.

Thurs., 15 December, 6:30–9:00 p.m.: Seismology Student Mixer
Seismology Section students: Want to catch up with friends in your field and maybe even make some new ones? Come join other seismology students at the Irish Bank (10 Mark Lane) for some drinks and free food. The student mixer last year was a big hit—we hope to see everyone again this year! RSVP on Facebook here!