Caltech's Seismological Laboratory, an arm of the Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences (GPS), was established in 1921. It has a distinguished history of leadership in science and serving the public interest. Internationally recognized for excellence in geophysical research and academics and home to outstanding facilities in seismic networks, high performance computing, and mineral physics, the Seismo Lab is an ideal place for study and research. The Lab serves as a focal point for earthquake information in Southern California and the world.
Victor Tsai Awarded 2014 Charles F. Richter Early Career Award by the Seismological Society of America
The Seismological Society of America awarded Victor Tsai the Charles F. Richter Early Career award at the Annual Meeting held April 30 - May 2, 2014 in Anchorage, Alaska. The presentation of the award will take place during the 2015 Annual Meeting, April 21-23, 2015 in Pasadena.
The Charles F. Richter Early Career Award honors outstanding contributions to the goals of the Society by a member early in her or his career. No more than one Richter Award may be given each calendar year. The Richter award is presented at the annual meeting following the year of the award.