Seismology Section Basics

Seismology Section Basics

Modern seismology has many opportunities for people who enjoying taking an analytical approach to the geosciences, including those interested in geophysics, physics, engineering, applied mathematics, and/or computer science.

Over 4900 AGU members have their primary or secondary affiliation with the Seismology Section.  Roughly 23% of these members are students.

The Seismology Section and its volunteers contribute to several types of AGU activities.  These include:

  • The AGU Fall Meeting program
  • Honors and awards that recognize achievements in scientific research and service
  • Providing information related to natural hazards and science policy issues
  • AGU publications