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Seismological Parameters and INstrumentation

Project description

Opening a new window on natural hazard forecasting

The capability to forecast natural hazards can save lives, and it has been greatly improved by scientific and technological advances. Scientists study the seismic waves that are generated by natural phenomena such as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions and oceanic waves. The study of this seismic wavefield, which carries the imprint of material it crossed, is key to understanding how the dynamic response of the earth’s materials affects our societies. The EU-funded SPIN project will incorporate emerging sensor technology to shed light on solid earth processes, interrogate the earth’s geomechanical behaviour and forecast natural hazards. The project will train the next generation of scientists to develop new views about the dynamic behaviour of earth materials and how to observe them with the revolutionary new sensing systems at hand.

Call for proposal

H2020-MSCA-ITN-2020
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Coordinator

UNIVERSITAET HAMBURG
Address
Mittelweg 177
20148 Hamburg
Germany
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
EU contribution
€ 505 576,80

Participants (8)

LUDWIG-MAXIMILIANS-UNIVERSITAET MUENCHEN
Germany
EU contribution
€ 505 576,80
Address
Geschwister Scholl Platz 1
80539 Muenchen
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
EIDGENOESSISCHE TECHNISCHE HOCHSCHULE ZUERICH
Switzerland
EU contribution
€ 562 553,28
Address
Raemistrasse 101
8092 Zuerich
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
DUBLIN INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDIES
Ireland
EU contribution
€ 274 684,32
Address
Burlington Road 10
4 Dublin
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH
United Kingdom
EU contribution
€ 606 345,12
Address
Old College, South Bridge
EH8 9YL Edinburgh
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
HELMHOLTZ ZENTRUM POTSDAM DEUTSCHESGEOFORSCHUNGSZENTRUM GFZ
Germany
EU contribution
€ 505 576,80
Address
Telegrafenberg 17
14473 Potsdam
Activity type
Research Organisations
UNITED KINGDOM RESEARCH AND INNOVATION
United Kingdom
EU contribution
€ 303 172,56
Address
Polaris House North Star Avenue
SN2 1FL Swindon
Activity type
Research Organisations
INSTITUT DE PHYSIQUE DU GLOBE DE PARIS
France
EU contribution
€ 274 802,04
Address
Rue Jussieu 1
75238 Paris
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
UNIVERSITE GRENOBLE ALPES
France
EU contribution
€ 549 604,08
Address
621 Avenue Centrale
38058 Grenoble
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments