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Faculty Grants

Geology Faculty Awarded Three Major Grants for Earthquake Hazards Research

Jan. 30, 2010 - Geology faculty have been awarded three separate grants to support their research efforts. Undergraduate student researchers are needed for each of these projects! (For more information & applications contact the Project Directors listed below)

Costa Rica: Morphotectonics & Paleoseismology of the Nicoya Peninsula Seismogenic Zone (National Science Foundation MARGINS Program) Project Director: Dr. Jeff Marshall Project Web Site: Costa Rica REU Project

Southern California: Late Quaternary Evolution of the East-Central San Gabriel Mountains Frontal Fault System (U.S. Geological Survey NEHRP Program) Project Director: Dr. Jon Nourse

Worldwide: Earthquake Hazard Reduction and Near Real-Time Seismology (U.S. Geological Survey National Earthquake Information Center) Project Director: Dr. Jascha Polet