HuffPo: An Interview with World Renowned Oceanographer - Walter Munk

The Huffington Post's Max Gunn shares his admiration for the storied curiosity and career of IGPP's Walter Munk in this essay.

SSA Richter Award goes to IGPP Alum

Congratulations to IGPP alum, Diego Melgar (2014) for winning the Seismological Society of America's 2016 Charles F. Richter Early Career Award!

The Charles F. Richter Early Career Award honors outstanding contributions to the goals of the Society by a member early in her or his career. Previous recipients include a former IGPP postdoc Miaki Ishii in 2009: www.seismosoc.org/awards/richter_award/#recipients.

IGPP and SIO Leadership: New roles for Masters, Constable

Director of IGPP, Guy Masters, has accepted a new role at SIO. As of March 31, Masters will serve Associate Vice Chancellor/Deputy Director for Research (AVC-DDR). IGPP professor of geophysics Steve Constable will commence his new role as Director of IGPP on March 31. 

Paolo, Fricker research featured in Remote Sensing Environment

Congratulations to Fernando Paolo and Helen Fricker. Their article: "Constructing improved decadal records of Antarctic ice shelf height change from multiple satellite radar altimeters," appears in the May 2016 issue of Remote Sensing Environment. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0034425716300268

Tohoku-oki EQ study by Bassett, Sandwell, Fialko published in Nature

Congratulations to IGPP Professors Yuri Fialko and Dave Sandwell as well as IGPP Green Scholar Dan Bassett. Their study, "Upper-plate controls on co-seismic slip in the 2011 magnitude 9.0 Tohoku-oki earthquake" was published in the 03 March 2016 issue of Nature.