News

July 01, 2015
The interns visit the Harvard-Adam Dziewoński Observatory.

June 16, 2015
Xuemeng Lu joins the group as a summer intern.

June 2015
Continuous wavelet decomposition algorithms for automatic detection of compressional‐ and shear‐wave arrival times has been published in Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America.

May 20, 2015
Isabella Lorrainy Altoé joins the group as a summer intern sponsored by the Brazil Scientific Mobility Program.

May 13, 2015
Isabella Gama Dantas joins the group as a summer intern sponsored by the Brazil Scientific Mobility Program.

March 03, 2015
Samson Marty joins the group as an intern.

January 2015
Efforts to recover and digitize analog seismograms from Harvard-Adam Dziewonski observatory has been published in Seismological Research Letters.

August 03, 2014
Anna Schreder, a DAAD Rise Worldwide Research Intern, joins the group as a summer intern.

April 2014
Constraints on the moment tensor of the 2011 Tohoku-Oki earthquake from Earth's free oscillations has been published in Bulletins of the Seismological Society of America.

February 17, 2014
Mickey Mackie joins the group as an undergraduate assistant.

November 18, 2013
Taylor Benninger joins the group as an undergraduate assistant.

November 2013
Hidden aftershocks of the 2011 Mw 9.0 Tohoku, Japan earthquake imaged with the backprojection method has been published in Journal of Geophysical Research.

June 24, 2013
Terry Wei joins the group as a summer intern.

April 2013
The 2010 Maule, Chile coseismic gap and its relationship to the 25 March 2012 Mw 7.1 earthquake has been published in Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America.

March 2013
Mw 8.6 Sumatran earthquake of 11 April 2012: Rare seaward expression of oblique subduction has been published in Geology.

August 01, 2012
Sunyoung Park joins the seismology group.

April 27, 2012
Eric Kiser successfully defends his Ph.D. thesis: Earthquake characteristics as imaged by the back-projection method.

April 11, 2012
Preliminary results of the Mw 8.6 and Mw 8.2 Sumatran earthquakes are available.

March, 2012
The March 11, 2011 Tohoku-oki earthquake and cascading failure of the plate interface has been published in Geophysical Research Letters.

January 2012
Combining seismic arrays to image the high-frequency characteristics of large earthquakes has been published in Geophysical Journal International.

January 2012
A coupled wavenumber integration approach for calculating the wavefield in large-scale laterally varying structures has been published in Geophysical Journal International.

December, 2011
Back-projection results for the Mw 9.0 March 11, 2011 Tohoku, Japan earthquake. has been published in 2011 IRIS Annual Report.

September, 2011
High-frequency rupture properties of the Mw 9.0 off the Pacific coast of Tohoku Earthquake has been published in Earth, Planets and Space.

August, 2011
Structural controls on the Mw 9.0 2011 Offshore-Tohoku earthquake has been published in Earth and Planetary Science Letters.

August 11, 2011
Ahmet Okeler joins the seismology group.

June 28, 2011
Insights into the mechanism of intermediate-depth earthquakes from source properties as imaged by back projection of multiple seismic phases has been published in the Journal of Geophysical Research.

June 13, 2011
Sara Kowalke, an IRIS summer intern, joins the seismology group.

June 4-5, 2011
Advances in Seismology and Implications for Interdisciplinary Research: Adam M. Dziewonski Symposium is held at the Northwest Building at Harvard University to honour Adam Dziewonski's retirement and his 75th birthday. The symposium page can be found here.

April 12, 2011
The 2010 Mw 8.8 Chile earthquake: Triggering on multiple segments and frequency-dependent rupture behavior has been published in the Geophysical Research Letters.

March 31, 2011
Eric Kiser receives AGU Student Paper Award from the Geodesy Section of the American Geophysical Union for his presentation, The Frequency Dependent Characteristics of the 2010 Chile Earthquake, at the 2010 Fall AGU Meeting.

March 12, 2011
Preliminary results of the Mw 9.0 Tohoku-Oki, Japan earthquake area available.

February 15, 2011
Petros Bogiatzis joins the seismology group.

March 11, 2010
Preliminary back-projection results of the Mw 8.8 Chilean earthquake are available.

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