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Participate in the ENGAGE Workshop, January 18-20, 2015! Apply by November 7.

Tue, 2014-10-14 13:20
The ENGAGE Workshop - Encouraging Networks between Geoscience and Geoscience Education - will bring together early-career geoscience researchers and discipline-based education researchers to explore collaborative approaches that leverage advances in both geoscience disciplines and geoscience education. 2014-10-13T20:57:00+00:00

Donate to the David Simpson Fund for Innovation

Tue, 2014-10-14 13:20
The intention of the Fund is to provide the Consortium with a source of un-restricted funds that the Board can designate to stimulate new initiatives and develop new ventures. 2014-08-25T11:02:00+00:00

Update from IRIS President Bob Detrick – September 2014

Tue, 2014-10-14 13:20
I’ve been at IRIS a little over four months now, and this seems like a good time to give you a report on my initial impressions of IRIS and plans for the coming year. 2014-09-18T19:00:00+00:00

IRIS Board of Directors Appoints a Nominations Committee for 2014 Elections

Tue, 2014-10-14 13:20
All Member Representatives are encouraged to contact the Nominations Committee to provide suggestions for candidates for the open positions. 2014-09-03T21:10:00+00:00

IRIS Mourns the Passing of Renowned Geophysicist J. Freeman Gilbert

Tue, 2014-10-14 13:20
J. Freeman Gilbert, a pioneer in applying modern computational tools to seismic problems, was one of the founding Directors of IRIS and was elected to the first Executive Committee of the Board. He was a wonderful colleague who will be sorely missed. 2014-08-22T16:01:00+00:00

Science Magazine Highlights Passive Megasurveys

Tue, 2014-10-14 13:20
The potential of passive surveys using dense arrays of seismometers is reported in the 14 August 2014 issue. 2014-08-18T14:42:00+00:00

IRIS Data Services Sponsors 8th Data Management Workshop in Bogotá, Colombia

Tue, 2014-10-14 13:20
About 35 participants from 18 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean met July 26-31, for a six-day Data Services workshop in Bogotá, Colombia. 2014-08-11T20:42:00+00:00

Two Universities Join IRIS as Foreign Affiliate Members

Tue, 2014-10-14 13:20
IRIS is pleased to welcome two new Foreign Affiliates during May, the University of Oxford and the Tokyo Institute of Technology. 2014-05-16T18:57:00+00:00

IRIS Project Associate Andy Frassetto Blogs about Inspiration from USArray

Mon, 2014-10-13 15:40
The Bridge, one of the American Geophysical Union's blogs, invited Andy Frassetto to share his thoughts on how EarthScope and USArray are inspiring the next generation of seismologists. 2014-05-13T15:19:00+00:00

Download Plenary Presentations from the IRIS Workshop

Wed, 2014-09-03 16:00
Presentations from the plenary sessions and contributed Science Highlights are now available. 2014-07-03T20:36:00+00:00

David Simpson Fund for Innovation Launched

Wed, 2014-09-03 16:00
David Simpson Fund for Innovation Launched 2014-05-14T15:54:00+00:00

Watch Seismologists Install a Seismic Station in Antarctica

Wed, 2014-09-03 16:00
A team of seismologists recorded a few short videos as they deployed a seismic station in the Transantarctic Mountains. 2014-05-09T15:39:00+00:00


Fri, 2014-08-22 10:40
Thirty years ago, on May 8, 1984, the Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology was formally certified as a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation in the State of Delaware, organized exclusively for educational and scientific purposes. 2014-05-08T13:29:00+00:00

New Animations Focus on Megathrust Earthquakes and Alaska

Mon, 2014-08-18 09:00
In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the magnitude 9.2 Great Alaska Earthquake of March 27, 1964, IRIS offers a set of three animations made in collaboration with the U.S. Geological Survey and the Alaska Earthquake Center. 2014-03-26T20:03:00+00:00

IRIS Bids Farewell to PASSCAL Program Manager James Gridley

Thu, 2014-07-03 15:00
James Gridley will be leaving IRIS to join Pinnacle, part of Halliburton, as the company’s Geophysics Adviser and Chief Technical Adviser in their largest production service line, Production Enhancement. 2014-04-06T01:57:37+00:00