PGS Talks 1998-99


Sep 17: 'A Forum on Educational Outreach' - Catherine Johnson, IRIS Program, and Daniel Steinberg, Space Telescope Science Institute

Oct 15: 'Tales from the Deep: Rise Times and Rupture Velocities of Deep Earthquakes' - Terry C. Wallace, University of Arizona

Nov 19: 'Radionuclide Science and Methods for Nuclear Proliferation Monitoring' - Roger Mason, Center for Monitoring Research

Dec 17: 'A Month at the South Pole' - Leonard E. Johnson, National Science Foundation


Jan 21: 'Large 3-D Finite Difference Simulations of Earthquake Rupture in the Los Angeles Basin' - Keith L. McLaughlin Center for Monitoring Research, SAIC

Feb 18: 'Impacts of El Nino/La Nina and Global Change on Year-to-Year Shifts in U.S. Seasonal Conditions' - Robert E. Livezey, NOAA Climate Prediction Center

Mar 18: 'Reflections on the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction (IDNDR)' - Walter W. Hays, USGS Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program

Apr 15: 'Development of Earthquake Hazard Mitigation Policies in Twentieth-Century California' - Carl-Henry Geschwind, George Washington University Center for History of Recent Science

May 20: 'Holocene Eruptions at Colima Volcano, Mexico: Is the Present a Good Key to the Past?' - James Luhr, Director of the Global Volcanism Program, Smithsonian Institution