SCEC Highlights and News

Archive of SCEC highlights and news articles that may be of interest to the SCEC community.

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08/07/2020
SCSN Report: 07/30/2020, M4.2 near Sylmar
This earthquake was also near the rupture of the M6.7 San Fernando earthquake. Recent historic events include M4.4 ...
SCSN
08/07/2020
August 2020 WSSPC Bulletin
WSSPC was informed by FEMA on 28 July 2020 that we were not selected by the National Review Panel for grant funding for ...
WSSPC
08/07/2020
Multiscale variations of the crustal stress field throughout North America
The Earth’s crustal stress field controls active deformation and reflects the processes driving plate tectonics. Here ...
Nature
08/07/2020
Global quieting of high-frequency seismic noise due to COVID-19 pandemic lockdown measures
Human activity causes vibrations that propagate into the ground as high-frequency seismic waves. Measures to mitigate th...
Science
08/07/2020
Former LA Councilman Hal Bernson, Known for Earthquake Policy, Dies at 89
... the landmark work he did in getting Los Angeles ready for earthquakes -- long before the 1994 Northridge temblor mad...
NBC Los Angeles
08/07/2020
Ridgecrest earthquakes could cause a San Andreas chain reaction
The 2019 magnitude-6.4 and magnitude-7.1 Ridgecrest earthquakes were largely unforeseen. They struck on faults that had ...
Temblor
08/07/2020
Fault geometry plays a role in San Andreas ruptures
Computer simulations help researchers understand the range of possible outcomes of a rupture when key details of the San...
Temblor
07/08/2020
New pathways and large-scale community partnerships awards expand Frontera’s research impact
Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC) Earthquake Modeling, Ground Motion, and Hazard Simulations, with Christine ...
TACC
07/03/2020
July 2020: Ridgecrest Earthquake First Anniversary
Highlights from geology, geodesy, seismology, geotechnical and forecasting studies associated with the 2019 Ridgecrest e...
07/02/2020
How the Ridgecrest earthquake sequence unfolded
  In July 2019 southern California was shaken by the largest quake to occur in the past twenty years, a M7.1 ear...