Earthquake Science Center Seminars

July 2016

Identifying potentially induced seismicity and assessing statistical significance in Oklahoma and California

  • Wednesday July 27, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Mark McClure, McClure Geomechanics/Stanford
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Josie Nevitt

August 2016

TBA

  • Wednesday August 03, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Men-Andrin Meier, Caltech
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Sarah Minson

A Quarter Century of Reducing Risk in the World's Most Vulnerable Communities. What Have We Learned?

  • Wednesday August 10, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Anne Sanquini, GeoHazards International
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Annemarie Baltay

Fakequakes: generating kinematic rupture scenarios and synthetic displacement data, an example application to the Cascadia subduction zone.

  • Wednesday August 17, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Diego Melgar, UC Berkeley
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Valerie Sahakian

Imaging and Mapping of Active Fault Structures in Southern California with Marine Active-Source Seismic Data

  • Wednesday August 24, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Valerie Sahakian, USGS
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)

Taiwan Earthquake Model: Probability and Disggregation of Seismic Hazard Potential of Taiwan

  • Wednesday August 31, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Kuo-Fong Ma, National Central University
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Ross Stein

September 2016

TBA

  • Wednesday September 07, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Brent Delbridge, UC Berkeley
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Valerie Sahakian

TBA

  • Wednesday September 28, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Josie Nevitt, USGS
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)

October 2016

Consideration of ground motion duration in engineering assessment of building safety

  • Wednesday October 05, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Jack Baker, Stanford
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)

TBA

  • Wednesday October 12, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:David Sandwell, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Wayne Thatcher

TBA

  • Wednesday October 19, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Emily Wolin, USGS Pasadena
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)

TBA

  • Wednesday October 26, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Maureen Walton, USGS
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)

November 2016

TBA

  • Wednesday November 02, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Jeremy Maurer, Stanford
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Josie Nevitt

TBA

  • Wednesday November 09, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Christine Ruhl, U.C. Berkeley
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)

TBA

  • Wednesday November 30, 2016
  • 10:30 AM
Speaker:Kim Blisniuk, San Jose State University
Location:Building 3, Room 3240 (main USGS conference room)
Host:Josie Nevitt

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