American Geophysical Union experts available to comment on science of earthquakes

Damage to a village house in Sichuan, China after the M6.6 Lushan earthquake on April 20, 2013.
Credit: USGS.

Several American Geophysical Union experts are available to comment on the science of earthquakes and the hazards they pose, including shaking strength, tsunamis, prediction, modeling, and rebuilding.

Gregory Beroza
Professor of geophysics, Stanford University, Stanford, California
Email: beroza@stanford.edu
Phone: +1 (650) 723-4958

Alison Bird
Seismologist, Natural Resources Canada, Sidney, British Columbia, Canada
Email: albird@nrcan.gc.ca
Phone: +1 (250) 363-6432

Jeffrey Park
Professor of geology and geophysics, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
Email: jeffrey.park@yale.edu
Phone: +1 (203) 432-3172

Ross Stein
Research geophysicist, U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Email: rstein@usgs.gov
Phone: +1 (650) 329-4840

Ben van der Pluijm
Professor of geology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Email: vdpluijm@umich.edu
Phone: +1 (734) 763-0373

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