Director, Southern California Earthquake Center. Professor, USC.
Phone: 310-210-2131 (voice or text)
Fax: (Use email).
Interests: Earthquakes, Earth structure, earthquake hazard monitoring and mitigation.
Research Groups: Seismology and Tectonics, Pacific Northwest Seismic Network
Ph.D. : Caltech, 1987
Undergrad : Yale University, double major in physics and geology, 1981.
Mika Thompson, Jiangang Han, and Ian Stone.
My recent work includes estimating the impact of M9 quakes, striving to understand why earthquake swarms strike, deciphering volcanic noises, documenting the raucous Seahawks fans, and showing there is a correlation, albeit very weak, between the occurrence of earthquakes and the ocean tides.
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