Earthquake Science Center Seminars

August 2014

Structural Health Monitoring of Bridges in British Columbia (BCSIMS)

  • Monday August 04, 2014
  • 10:30 AM
  • Note day
  • Note location
Speaker:Yavuz Kaya, UBC-Canada
Location:Note different location: Building 3, California conference room
Host:Mehmet Celebi

Evolution of Stress and Induced Seismicity at the Enhanced Geothermal System in Soultz-sous-ForÍts, France

  • Wednesday August 06, 2014
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Martin Schoenball, USGS GMEG Science Center
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Jonathan Glen

Brown bag lunch and movie screening of Discovery Channel's "Build it Bigger: Al Hamra Skyscraper, Kuwait"

  • Thursday August 07, 2014
  • 12:00 PM
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Speaker:--
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Mehmet Celebi

Effects of the San Jacinto Fault Earthquake Cycle Observed in Pore Pressure Measurements

  • Wednesday August 13, 2014
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Andrew Barbour, USGS Earthquake Science Center
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)

TBD

  • Wednesday August 20, 2014
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Fred Pollitz, USGS ESC
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)

Page Rank for Earthquakes

  • Wednesday August 27, 2014
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Ana Aguiar, Stanford University
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Annemarie Baltay

September 2014

Participatory decision making under uncertainty

  • Tuesday September 02, 2014
  • 10:30 AM
  • Note day
Speaker:Gordon Woo, Risk Management Solutions (RMS), London
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Bill Ellsworth

Operational earthquake forecasting in Italy: scientific issues and motivations

  • Wednesday September 03, 2014
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Warner Marzocchi, National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology (INGV), Italy
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Bill Ellsworth

No Seminar - SCEC Annual Meeting

  • Wednesday September 10, 2014
  • 10:30 AM

Structure and tectonics of the Salton Trough: New results from the Salton Seismic Imaging Project

  • Wednesday September 17, 2014
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Gary Fuis, ESC, USGS Menlo Park
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)

TBD

  • Wednesday September 24, 2014
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Tiziana Vanorio, Stanford University
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Shaul Hurwitz

October 2014

TBD

  • Wednesday October 08, 2014
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Mary Lou Zoback
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)

Tsunami forecasting with kinematic slip models derived from land- and ocean-based geophysical data

  • Wednesday October 15, 2014
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Diego Melgar, Berkeley Seismological Laboratory
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)

TBD

  • Wednesday October 29, 2014
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Shunta Noda
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)

November 2014

No seminar - Thanksgiving holiday

  • Wednesday November 26, 2014
  • 10:30 AM

December 2014

TBD

  • Wednesday December 10, 2014
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Scott Bennett
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)

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