- News & Events
News and Events
In an effort to make STEAM curriculum available to students of San Diego county, IGPP's GAMES group Deborah Kilb, Daniel Rohrlick and Alan Yang) is partnering with UCSD Extension and the Elementary Institute of Science to bring video game programming and robotics to the underserved 8th-12th graders of the Diamond District. For more information, see: http://bit.ly/1Ipzw1s.
By processing satellite radar imagery collected before and after the the Mw 7.8 earthquake in Nepal, IGPP’s Eric Lindsey, Xiaohua Xu, and David Sandwell have been able to successfully produce line of sight deformation data for the region. Imagery and information, about the satellites used, are available at http://topex.ucsd.edu/nepal/.
Congratulations to graduate student Zhitu Ma for winning the Geophysical Journal International prize for best student paper in 2014. Ma won for his paper “A comprehensive dispersion model of surface wave phase and group velocity for the globe,” Zhitu, M., Laske, G., and Pasyanos, M. (2014) 199 (1): 113-135. (http://bit.ly/1ynAVQm)