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Update from IRIS President Bob Detrick – Spring 2016

Fri, 2016-05-20 13:40
Bob Detrick provides an overview of important Consortium activities, both recent and upcoming. 2016-05-20T18:32:00+00:00

IRIS to Conduct Wavefields Demonstration Community Experiment

Fri, 2016-05-20 13:40
This community experiment will take place in northern Oklahoma this summer and will make use of cutting-edge three-component nodal-type sensors. 2016-05-14T20:17:00+00:00

New Video on the Himalaya and the 2015 Nepal Earthquake

Fri, 2016-05-20 13:40
IRIS has created a short video that discusses the evolution of the Himalaya and the Nepal earthquake that occurred on April 25, 2015. 2016-04-22T16:54:00+00:00

Remembering Adam Dziewonski

Fri, 2016-05-20 13:40
IRIS and the seismological community mourn the loss of geophysicist Adam Dziewonski who passed away on March 1 at age 79. 2016-03-07T16:02:00+00:00

Results Explain Mystery of the Bighorn Mountains

Fri, 2016-05-20 13:40
Data from the EarthScope-funded Bighorn Arch Seismic Experiment, which was acquired by several hundred sensors across Wyoming and Montana in 2010, sheds light on the formation of this puzzling feature. 2016-02-26T17:23:00+00:00

Check Out the Special Event Web Page on the N. Korean Nuclear Test

Fri, 2016-05-20 13:40
More information will be added to the web page as it becomes available. 2016-01-06T15:03:00+00:00

EarthScope Magnetotelluric Transportable Array Reaches the Atlantic Ocean

Fri, 2016-05-20 13:40
The EarthScope USArray Magnetotelluric Transportable Array (MT-TA) reached a major milestone when it installed a station in Jekyll Island, Georgia. This is the first MT-TA station to reach the Atlantic coast. 2015-09-25T15:39:00+00:00

USArray Short Course Was a Huge Success

Fri, 2016-05-20 13:40
Twenty-eight students from 26 institutions participated in this year’s IRIS-organized short course on USArray data processing that was hosted by Indiana University in Bloomington. 2015-09-24T18:16:00+00:00

IRIS Issues Strategic Plan

Fri, 2016-05-20 13:40
The IRIS Board of Directors along with IRIS Senior Management, Program/Project Managers, and Standing Committee Chairs have developed a Strategic Plan that summarizes the vision, mission, and goals which will guide the organization to 2020 and into the future. 2015-07-16T15:44:00+00:00

Donate to the David Simpson Fund for Innovation

Fri, 2016-05-20 13:40
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

Deadline Extended - IRIS Seeks Proposals by March 18 to Operate IRIS-Owned Drills in Alaska

Thu, 2016-03-17 10:20
This effort supports the Transportable Array project. Responses are due March 18, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. 2016-02-26T18:21:00+00:00

The IRIS Data Management Center is Seeking a Python / Web Developer in Seattle

Wed, 2016-03-09 16:20
The IRIS Data Management Center (DMC) in Seattle, WA, is seeking a developer for web and other applications. 2016-02-26T18:04:00+00:00

IRIS Publishes 2015 Annual Report

Mon, 2016-03-07 10:20
Download a copy to see the ways in which IRIS is continuing to advance discovery, research, and education to understand our planet and benefit society. 2015-09-18T16:05:00+00:00

2017 Distinguished Lectureship - Call for Nominations

Fri, 2016-02-26 12:40
IRIS and SSA are pleased to announce the 15th year of this jointly-sponsored annual national public lecture series in seismology. The selection committee seeks nominations from the seismological community for two lecturers for 2017. 2015-12-10T17:18:00+00:00

2015 Board of Directors Election Results

Fri, 2016-02-12 15:20
The IRIS Consortium is very pleased to announce the results of the 2015 Board of Directors election. 2015-12-17T07:10:00+00:00

IRIS Releases A Call for Concepts for a Wavefield Demonstration Experiment

Fri, 2016-02-12 15:20
IRIS is seeking concepts for the target and design of the Full Wavefield Demonstration Experiment that meet the specified goals, constraints, instrumentation capabilities, and schedule. Submittals of four pages or less are due by January 15, 2016. 2015-12-08T19:34:00+00:00

NSF Issues ‘Dear Colleague’ Letter About the SAGE and GAGE Recompetition

Fri, 2016-02-12 15:20
The letter provides general information regarding the upcoming competition and invites interested members of the community to contact designated National Science Foundation representatives. 2015-04-30T14:12:00+00:00