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NSF Makes 5-Year $93M Award to IRIS to Manage the SAGE Facility

Fri, 2018-09-21 13:00
IRIS is pleased to announce that it has received a 5-year, $93M award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to operate SAGE (Seismological Facilities for the Advancement of Geoscience) for the U.S. academic research community. 2018-09-21T18:08:00+00:00

IRIS PASSCAL to Expand Pool of Seismic Instruments

Fri, 2018-09-21 13:00
Nearly 500 3-component node systems are currently being procured and are expected to be available for community use starting in February 2019. Further expansion of the node pool as well as other enhancements are planned over the next three years. 2018-09-14T18:35:00+00:00

IRIS Board of Directors Appoints a Nominations Committee for 2018 Elections

Fri, 2018-09-21 13:00
Member Representatives are encouraged to contact the Nominations Committee to provide suggestions for candidates for the open positions (three Director positions, each with a term of three years). 2018-09-12T17:26:00+00:00

Apply Now for IRIS Director of Data Services

Fri, 2018-09-21 13:00
Please submit your resume and a short statement (2 pages max) describing your qualifications for this position and your vision for IRIS Data Services to 2018-08-16T20:15:00+00:00

Summer Issue of IRIS Data Services Newsletter Now Available Online

Fri, 2018-09-21 13:00
The summer issue of the Data Services newsletter is now available. 2018-08-07T15:41:00+00:00

National Science Board Authorizes Award to IRIS

Fri, 2018-09-21 13:00
National Science Board authorized NSF to make separate awards to IRIS and UNAVCO for the operation of the SAGE and GAGE facilities for another 5 years, October 1, 2018 - September 30, 2023. 2018-07-25T17:07:00+00:00

Alaska Amphibious Community Seismic Experiment Complements EarthScope Science Priorities

Fri, 2018-09-21 13:00
In addition to the Alaska Transportable Array and other EarthScope instrumentation, the deployment of the AACSE onshore-offshore array of seismometers will provide data to study the seismically active Alaska-Aleutian subduction zone. 2018-06-05T01:10:00+00:00

Seismology-Related Information on Mw 6.9 Earthquake in Hawaii Available

Fri, 2018-09-21 13:00
IRIS Data Services created a Special Event page following the Mw 6.9 earthquake in Hawaii that provides direct links to and images of data and materials available from IRIS programs and preliminary research results from the seismology community. 2018-05-05T23:58:00+00:00

IRIS Board of Directors Responds to NSF ‘Dear Colleague Letter’

Fri, 2018-09-21 13:00
The IRIS Board of Directors sent a letter to the National Science Foundation addressing the significant impact that divesture of the R/V Marcus G. Langseth will have on the acquisition of high quality marine seismic data and scientific studies of subduction zone processes, geohazards and a broad spectrum of other ocean-based studies. 2018-04-27T20:23:00+00:00

Ready to head to Mars

Fri, 2018-09-21 13:00
IRIS is an Educational Partner on the InSight Mission! InSight is NASA's next mission to Mars, and will put a seismometer on the Martian surface! 2018-04-24T19:36:00+00:00

Read the Spring Issue of IRIS Data Services’s Newsletter

Fri, 2018-09-14 13:20
IRIS Data Services published the Spring 2018 issue of its newsletter which includes several articles, a program highlight, and data statistics. 2018-03-30T20:58:00+00:00

Register by May 28 for IRIS Data Services Short Course in Albuquerque

Wed, 2018-09-12 12:20
IRIS Data Services will conduct a short course on Tuesday evening June 12, 2018 in conjunction with the IRIS workshop in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Register by May 28. 2018-03-20T02:04:00+00:00

North Dakota Geological Survey Features EarthScope MT Deployment in “Geo News”

Wed, 2018-08-29 13:00
The Winter 2018 issue of Geo News describes how MT is being used to to examine Earth's crust down to the mantle, about 30 miles beneath North Dakota. 2018-02-22T17:53:00+00:00

IRIS Seismologist Kasey Aderhold Talks Career, Earthquakes and More on “Don’t Panic Geocast”

Tue, 2018-08-07 10:00
During this podcast, Dr. Kasey Aderhold chats about her career, earthquakes in Alaska, the Transportable Array and other seismology-related topics. 2018-02-13T22:16:00+00:00

IRIS Issues Anti-Harassment Statement

Thu, 2018-07-26 07:40
IRIS takes sexual harassment, and all forms of harassment, extremely seriously and such behavior will not be tolerated either in the workplace or in our dealings with the members of the IRIS community. 2018-01-11T13:59:00+00:00

IRIS Proposal to NSF for “National Geophysical Observatory for Geoscience” is Available

Wed, 2018-07-25 11:40
IRIS and its partners submitted the proposal, Enabling Discoveries in Multiscale Earth System Dynamics, to the National Science Foundation for the management and operation of the seismological and related capabilities of the National Geophysical Observatory for Geoscience (NGEO). 2018-06-08T16:37:00+00:00

2017 Board of Directors Election Results

Mon, 2018-06-04 19:40
The IRIS Consortium is very pleased to announce the results of the 2017 Board of Directors election. 2017-12-13T16:59:00+00:00