Upcoming Deadlines 28 October: Deadline for students to sign into the Outstanding Student Paper Awardportal to confirm participation in the program 7 November: Deadline for discounted rates for Fall Meeting Registration 14 November: AGU Fall Meeting Housing deadline. Book soon! Congratulations to the 2018 AGU Union Honorees from the Seismology Community Yoshio Fukao: Inge Lehmann Medal Giuliano Panza: International […]
2017 OSPA Winners Congratulations to Seismology section winners of the 2017 Fall Meeting Outstanding Student Paper Award (OSPA)! Many thanks to all the section members who judged student presentations and to Eliza Richardson, the section secretary, and Margaret Boettcher for coordinating the judging. This year’s winners are Dubois Alizée, École Normale Supérieure Paris-Saclay Tim Clements, Harvard University […]
Beno Gutenberg Lecture (Tues., Dec. 11: 2:15 – 3:40 pm Marriott Marquis 6) The 2018 Beno Gutenberg Lecture will be given by Dr. Bill Ellsworth of Stanford University and the USGS. The title of his presentation is: “An Unintended Geophysical Experiment on a Vast Scale”, discussing the science behind the great increase in induced seismicity […]
This month marks the 7 year anniversary of the Tohoku-Oki Earthquake with a magnitude 9.0, which led to the meltdown of Fukushima Daiichi nuclear reactor. Read this blogpost to see what we have learned in the field of natural hazard mitigation and earthquake mechanics since this devastating earthquake.