Recent News

IGPP Virtual Seminar Series 2021 Winter Opener: Morzfeld and Fan

Happy New Year!

IGPP is pleased to invite you to join its first event of 2021 Virtual Seminar Series. The first virtual seminar of 2021 will be a special "Meet the Department" presentation featuring Matti Morzfeld & Wenyuan Fan via Zoom on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, starting at 12:00pm.  The seminar will be hosted on Zoom link here (password = jolla). 

Note: This meeting will be recorded. Please make sure that you are comfortable with this before registering.

Fricker Ice Piedmont

HUGE Congratulations to IGPP glaciologist and Scripps Polar Center founder and co-leader Helen Fricker whose satellite altimetry contributions to Antarctic study have been recognized by the government of the British Antarctic Treaty (BAT) with the newly named Fricker Ice Piedmont.

IGPP Virtual Seminar Series: Surui Xie

IGPP is pleased to invite you to join the final event for its Fall 2020 Virtual Seminar Series. The final virtual seminar of 2020 will feature IGPP post-doc, Surui Xie will "Shallow Water Seafloor Geodesy: GPS on An Anchored Spar Buoy" via Zoom on Tuesday, December 1, 2020, starting at 12:00pm.  The seminar will be hosted on Zoom link here (password = seafloor). 

Fall 2020 Virtual Seminar Series: Sabine Stanley

IGPP is pleased to invite you to join its Fall 2020 Virtual Seminar Series presentation featuring Sabine Stanley from Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Stanley's talk, "Saturn’s Enigmatic Magnetic Field" will be available via Zoom on Tuesday, November 24, 2020, starting at 12:00pm.  The seminar will be hosted on Zoom link here (password = magnetic). 

Fall 2020 Virtual Seminar Series: Dustin Schroeder

IGPP is pleased to invite you to join its Fall 2020 Virtual Seminar Series presentation featuring Dustin Schroeder from Stanford. Dr. Schroeder's talk, "Radar Sounding Insights from the Amundsen Sea Embayment, West Antarctica" will be available via Zoom on Tuesday, November 17, 2020, starting at 12:00pm.  The seminar will be hosted on Zoom link here (password = ice). 

Shearer awarded Inge Lehmann Medal

IGPP is thrilled to announce that AGU has awarded Professor Peter Shearer the 2020 Inge Lehmann Medal.

IGPP Virtual Seminar Series: Becks Bendick

IGPP is pleased to invite you to join its Fall 2020 Virtual Seminar Series presentation featuring Rebecca Bendick from UNAVCO. Dr. Bendick's talk, "Evidence for the synchronization in the global earthquake catalog" will be available via Zoom on Tuesday, November 10, 2020, starting at 12:00pm.  The seminar will be hosted on Zoom link here (password = elastic). Meeting ID: 923 4958 9900

Date: Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Time:12:00 pm, Pacific Time

Xu, Sandwell, colleagues featured in Science

IGPP geophysicists Xiaohua Xu and David Sandwell, as well as their colleagues have continued to study the after effects of the 2019 Ridgecrest Earthquake doublets.  Their research on the unusual surface deformation has been published in the October 30, 2020 issue of Science Magazinehttps://science.sciencemag.org/content/370/6516/605

IGPP Virtual Seminar Series: Shawn Wei

IGPP is pleased to invite you to join its Fall 2020 Virtual Seminar Series presentation featuring S. Shawn Wei from MIchigan State University. Dr. Wei's talk, "Intermediate-depth intra-plate earthquakes and slab dehydration" will be available via Zoom on WEDNESDAY November 4, 2020, starting at 12:00pm.  The seminar will be hosted on Zoom link here (password = slab). 

Date: Wednesday November 4, 2020
Time:12:00 pm, Pacific Time