22 Mar 2013 Christoph Grützner
Paleoseismological papers in the BSSA April 2013 issuehttp://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2013/03/22/paleoseismological-papers-in-the-bssa-april-2013-issue/
BSSA’s most recent issue is full of paleoseismological work. The April 2013 issue contains a number of papers dealing with old earthquakes in Turkey,...
19 Feb 2013 Christoph Grützner
New paleoseismology papers in BSSAhttp://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2013/02/19/new-paleoseismology-papers-in-srl/
Several paleoseismology papers have been published in the latest issue of BSSA (103-1). There’s interesting new data on faults in New Zealand, California, and...
21 Jan 2013 Christoph Grützner
Annals of Geophysics Vol. 55 – Active Tectonics in the Mediterranean and Europehttp://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2013/01/21/annals-of-geophysics-vol-55-active-tectonics-in-the-mediterranean-and-europe/
Annals of Geophysics’ latest Special Issue 55-5 is focussed on Earthquake Geology: Active tectonics in the Mediterranean and Europe: site studies and application of new...
10 Jan 2013 Simon Jusseret
Earthquakes and Late Bronze Age collapse: the end of an old myth?http://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2013/01/10/earthquakes-and-late-bronze-age-collapse-the-end-of-an-old-myth/
The collapse of Bronze Age civilizations c.1200 BC remains a persistent riddle in Eastern Mediterranean archaeology. Earthquakes, attacks of the Sea Peoples, climatic deterioration,...
10 Jan 2013 Christoph Grützner
New tsunami and earthquake papers in SRLhttp://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2013/01/10/new-tsunami-and-earthquake-papers-in-srl/
The latest issue of the Seismological Review Letters (SRL) contains some interesting papers on strong earthquakes, seismicity, and tsunamis. Here’s a list of papers...
12 Dec 2012 Christoph Grützner
New paper on active faulting in Greecehttp://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2012/12/12/new-paper-on-active-faulting-in-greece/
A new paper was just published on Active faulting in the north-eastern Aegean Sea Islands. Our colleague Alex Chatzipetros and his co-authors investigated the distribution...
4 Dec 2012 Christoph Grützner
Things that cause earthquakeshttp://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2012/12/04/things-that-cause-earthquakes/
So many things are said to cause earthquakes, things have become a little complex during the last years. For many people it might be...
15 Nov 2012 Christoph Grützner
New paper on the archaeoseismology of Athenshttp://www.paleoseismicity.org/blog/2012/11/15/new-paper-on-the-archaeoseismology-of-athens/
A new paper on the archaeoseismology of Athens, Greece, was published in the Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering by AMraseys and Psycharis. The authors investigated...
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works at the Neotectonics and Natural Hazards Group, RWTH Aachen University, Germany. He likes the Mediterranean and uses geophysics to search for ancient earthquakes.See all posts by Christoph Grützner
is a young geologist working on neotectonics and geophysics in arid environments. He is a research staff member of the Neotectonics and Natural Hazards group, RWTH Aachen University.See all posts by Andreas Rudersdorf
is a Senior Lecturer in the Mineralogy-Geology Lab of the Agricultural University of Athens, member of the Aon Benfield-UCL Hazard Research Centre and Hons Research Fellow at the Dept of Earth Sciences at University College London (UCL).See all posts by Ioannis Papanikolaou
has no clue about paleoseimics or geology in general. He is just a freenlancing webdesigner from Aachen, Germany who helped to develop this website.See all posts by Martin Schmidt
Senior seismologist at INGV (Rome), works on earthquake deformation models. Lecturer of seismology and seismic hazard, he believes that we do not understand yet the risk associated to large earthquakes.See all posts by Salvatore Barba
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