Curriculum Vitae

Research

 

 

 

Management/Outreach

Selected Presentations

 

Last up-date:

7/8/2013

Education

 

 

 

Maren Bӧse, Phd

Senior ReseaRch Fellow

Since 01/2012

Outreach presentations at

Los Angeles City EMD, CA

Amgen International, CA

Los Angeles County Fire, CA

Southern California Edison, CA

Disneyland, Anaheim, CA

Since 08/2009

Lead of the Technical Operations Team (Caltech, UC Berkeley, ETH Zurich) for the development of the CISN ShakeAlert Earthquake Early Warning Demonstration System for California

01/2005 - 10/2007

Manager of the Collaborative Research Centre Strong Earthquakes - A Challenge for Geosciences and Civil Engineering, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) (Sonderforschungsbereich (SFB) 461: Starkbeben - Von geowissenschaftlichen Grundlagen zu Ingenieurmassnahmen)

05/2013

Caltech Earthquake Research Affiliates Partners Meeting, California Institute of Technology: CISN ShakeAlert - An Overview (invited talk)

12/2012

AGU Fall Meeting 2012, San Francisco (California): Site-Specific Ground-Motion Predictions for Earthquake Early Warning in the Los Angeles (LA) Basin using CyberShake Simulations (poster)

09/2012

2012 Annual SCEC Meeting, Palm Springs, CA: Improved Ground-Motion Predictions for Earthquake Early Warning During Large Earthquakes (poster)

04/2012

SSA 2012 Annual Meeting 17-19 April, San Diego, CA: Automated real-time detection of extended fault ruptures during large earthquakes (invited talk)

12/2011

AGU Fall Meeting 2011, San Francisco (California): Image Recognition Techniques for Earthquake Early Warning ; CISN ShakeAlert: Protoype UserDisplay for Providing Earthquake Early Warnings to Test Users (poster)

05/2011

 

Caltech Earthquake Research Affiliates Partners Meeting, California Institute of Technology: Earthquake Early Warning for California: Development and Demonstration of CISN ShakeAlert (invited talk)

04/2011

 

Earthquake Early Warning Summit, UC Berkeley: Tauc-Pd Onsite Algorithm, Decision Module, UserDisplay and others (invited talk)

12/2010

AGU Fall Meeting 2010, San Francisco (California) CISN ShakeAlert: Development of a Prototype User Display for Providing Earthquake Alerts to End Users (poster)

12/2009

 

AGU Fall Meeting 2009, San Francisco (California) CISN ShakeAlert: Towards a Prototype Earthquake Early Warning System for California (talk)

04/2009

The 2nd International Workshop on Earthquake Early Warning, Kyoto University (Japan), April 21-22, 2009: Updates on Early Warning Testing and Finite Fault Research at Caltech (talk), Probabilistic Prediction of Rupture Length, Slip and Seismic Ground Motion of an ongoing Rupture (talk).

03/2009

 

Lunch Bunch Seminar, Information Science and Technology, Caltech, March 3, 2009 Information Technology and Earthquake Early Warning Systems (invited talk).

10/2008

Caltech Earthquake Research Affiliates Partners Meeting, Pasadena, CA: Seconds Can Make a Difference! Recent Progress in Earthquake Early Warning in Southern California. (invited talk)

09/2008

Annual SCEC Meeting 2008, Palm Spring, CA: Seconds Can Make a Difference! Recent Progress in Earthquake Early Warning (worldwide). (plenary talk, invited)

 

07/2002 - 10/2007

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe (Germany)

Research Employee, Geophysical Institute

11/2006 Ph.D. (Dr. rer. nat.)

 

10/1996 - 06/2002

 

Kiel University, Kiel (Germany)

06/2002 M.S., Geophysics (German Diplom)

Minors in Physics, Geology, and Computer Sciences

09/1998 B.S., Geophysics (German Vordiplom)

 

Since 10/2012

11/2009 - 10/2012

11/2007 - 11/2009

California Institute of Technology, Pasadena (USA)

Senior Research Fellow (Research Faculty)

Senior Postdoc, Seismological Laboratory

Postdoctoral Scholar, Seismological Laboratory

Development of CISN ShakeAlert - An Earthquake Early Warning Demonstration System for California; research on probabilistic rupture prediction; ground-motion simulations; image recognition; artificial neural networks; support vector machines; optimization; machine learning

 

11/2006 - 11/2007

07/2002 - 11/2006

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe (Germany)

Postdoctoral Scholar, Geophysical Institute

Research Employee, Geophysical Institute

Ph.D. thesis: Earthquake Early Warning for Istanbul using Artificial Neural Networks (181 pp.)

 

08/2000 - 09/2000

Geophysical Survey of Canada (GSC), Ottawa (Canada)

Research Assistant, Seismic Exploration

 

09/1999 - 10/1999

GeoForschungsZentrum (GFZ), Potsdam (Germany)

Research Assistant, Global Seismology

 

 

03/1999

Federal Institute of Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR), Hannover/Erlangen (Germany)

Research Assistant, Seismol. Central Observatory Graefenberg

 

1998 - 2002

Kiel University, Kiel (Germany)

Research Assistant, Marine Seismics, Seismology

Research thesis: Finite Difference modeling of seismic coupling of P- and Rayleigh-waves(66 pp.)

Diploma thesis: Entropy of evolving spatio-temporal seismicity patterns (124 pp.)