Student Presentation Awards

2007 Winners

The awards were given based on evaluation by a subcommittee of five; the 2007 subcommittee comprised David Oglesby (chairman), Richard Allen, Susan Olig, Toshiro Tanimoto, and Ivan Wong. From among a total of 57 student presentations at the 2007 SSA Annual Meeting, the subcommittee chose the following seven for recognition:


Peter Powers

Stanford University

On the Spatial Predictability of Earthquakes and Aftershocks

POWERS, P.M. and JORDAN, T.H., University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA

Bettina Allman

Stanford University

Lateral Variations of Stress Drop Near Parkfield

ALLMANN,B.P. and SHEARER, P.M., Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA, 92093, USA

Amy Day-Lewis

Georgia Institute of Technology

A PHYSICAL MODEL FOR LONG-TERM TRENDS IN PBO BOREHOLE TENSOR STRAINMETER DATA

DAY-LEWIS, A.D., adaylewis@stanford.edu; ZOBACK, M.D., zoback@pangea.stanford.edu, Department of Geophysics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA

Ozgur Kozaci

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

Towards an Understanding of Long-Term Stress Release Rates Along the North Anatolian Fault, Turkey

KOZACI, O. and DOLAN, J, both of Department of Earth Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA, and FINKEL, R., Center for Accelerator Mass Spectrometry, Lawrence Livermore National Lab., Livermore, CA 94551, USA

Morgan Page

University of Washington Seattle

Resolution of GPS Data from the 2004 Mw 6.0 Parkfield Earthquake

PAGE, M.T., Department of Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA, CUSTODIO, S and ARCHULETA, R.J., both of Department of Earth Science, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA, and CARLSON, J.M., Department of Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA

Aasha Pancha

University of Southern California

Empirical Site Response and Comparison with Measured Site Conditions at ANSS Sites in the Reno Area

PANCHA, A., ANDERSON,J. G., BIASI, G., ANOOSHEPOR, A., LOUIE, J. N., Nevada Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno, NV, 89557, USA

Dileep Tiwary

University of California Riverside

Seismic Upscaling using Pair- and Multi correlation Function Approach

TIWARY, D.K., Institute for Theoretical Geophysics, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA, BAYUK, I.O., Institute of Physics of the Earth, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia, Ammerman, M., Devon Energy Inc., Oklahoma City, OK 73102, USA, and Chesnokov, E. M., Institute for Theoretical Geophysics, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA