Dr. Debi Kilb represented Scripps and IGPP at the UC San Diego Women’s Conference for International Women’s Day. Kilb spoke about bridging the gender gap and what UC San Diego and Scripps are doing to promote STEAM education.
Congratulations to Maya Becker, recipient of an AGU 2017 Outstanding Student Paper Awards (OSPA). Becker, a graduate student working with Helen Fricker, won the award for her presentation at the AGU Fall Meeting titled "Mapping Ross Ice Shelf with ROSETTA-Ice airborne laser altimetry."
Congratulations to Frank Vernon, Director of IGPP's Broadband Seismic Data Collection Center, who has been awarded CENIC's (California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology) "Innovation in Networking Award for Experimental Applications." The application was the implementation of real-time, data-driven simulation, prediction and visualization of wildfires. He has deployed high-speed wiresless networks that allow data collection from hundreds of stations, and developing fire cameras and multi-hazard (e.g.