SAFRR at the Seismological Society of America Meeting

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SAFRR at the Seismological Society of America Meeting

SAFRR Tsunami Project Coordinater Stephanie Ross co-chaired a special session at the Seismological Society of America annual meeting (4/30/14-5/2/2014), on "Fifty Years of Tsunami Science: from the 1964 Earthquake and Tsunami to the SAFRR Tsunami Scenario - Advances in Tsunami Source Characterization, Numerical Analysis and Hazard Mitigation". Co-chairs were Elena Suleimani and Dmitry Nicolsky (both at U. Alaska Fairbanks) and Hong Kie Theo (URS Corps.). She also presented "The SAFRR Tsunami Scenario: Improving Resilience for California from a Plausible M9.1 Earthquake near the Alaska Peninsula". SAFRR student geologist Debbie Weiser also presented a poster about her research on induced seismicity in California's Geothermal fields.