Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics

Research Interests in Atmospheric Science

Research Interests in Geophysics

  • Real-time seismogeodesy and earthquake early warning
  • Seismotectonics and seismic hazard
  • Seismology and wave propagation
  • Tomography


  • B.S. in Geophysics, California Institute of Technology, 1985
  • PhD in Earth Science, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, 1992

Research Team

  • Jessie Saunders (now at USGS Menlo Park)
  • Michael Murphy (Postdoctoral Researcher)
  • Bing Cao (Postdoctoral Researcher)
  • Ignacio Sepulveda (Postdoctoral Researcher)
  • Eric Wang (Postdoctoral Researcher)
  • Steven Liang (masters)
  • Jimmy Lozano (undergrad)
  • Frankie Martinez (undergrad)
  • John Souders (Engineering)
  • Sean McPeak (Software engineering)

Collaborators at CW3E

  • Marty Ralph (CW3E director)
  • Anna Wilson (CW3E Field Research Manager)
  • Minghua Zheng (Postdoctoral Researcher)
  • Rachel Weihs (Postdoctoral Researcher)
  • Carly Ellis (lab assistant)
  • Forest Cannon (Project Scientist)