The Eastern Section SSA is a separately incorporated technical section of the Seismological Society of America (SSA). It is focused on advancing the science of the seismology of Eastern North America and intraplate seismology.
Collected here are some short notes on the history and activities of the EASTERN SECTION of the Seismological Society of America (SSA).
History and Recent Incorporation
by Eastern Section President David W Eaton (from SRL 80:2, May/June 2009)
The 87th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Section of SSA will be held 6–8 October in Memphis, Tennessee, hosted by the University of Memphis Center for Earthquake Research and Information (CERI). Please visit the meeting website for additional information.
The 86th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Section of SSA was held 2–4 November in Charleston, South Carolina, hosted by the College of Charleston. Please visit the meeting website for additional information.
History of the Eastern Section
Prepared by the 1999 ES-SSA Executive Committee
Open or download the Nomination Form for the JSA Award [PDF; 88 KB]
Save this PDF form to your computer, then fill it in using Adobe Reader, Adobe Acrobat, or another PDF-form capable program (alternatively, you may print it out, fill it in using a pen or typewriter, then scan it). Email the completed form to the ES-SSA secretary, Christine Goulet, goulet [at] berkeley [dot] edu. Nominations must be received by July 15th to be considered for this year's award.
Earthquake Notes was an official publication of the Eastern Section of the Seismological Society of America. Volume 1, Number 1 of Earthquake Notes appeared in July 1929. In 1987, Earthquake Notes was renamed Seismological Research Letters (SRL).
Note: The seismogram in the above logo is of the 5 September 1944, 04:38 UT Cornwall-Massena earthquake recorded at Georgetown University, Washington, DC.