Dark Fiber Helps Pick Up Acoustic Signals of Iceland Meteoroid


17 November 2022–Data collected by a large-N seismic array and distributed acoustic sensing (DAS) in Iceland offer one of the most detailed acoustic fingerprints of a meteoroid entering and disintegrating in the atmosphere. The dense record, described in Seismological Research Letters, allowed the researchers to distinguish acoustic phases that are … Continue Reading »

SSA Names 2021 Outstanding Reviewers

14 March 2022–Christopher DuRoss of the U.S. Geological Survey, Golden, Adam Ringler of the U.S. Geological Survey, Albuquerque, and Vaclav Vavrycuk of the Institute of Geophysics in the Czech Republic, are the recipients of SSA’s 2021 Outstanding Reviewer awards. In recent interviews, the recipients agreed that reviewing is an essential … Continue Reading »

SSA Journals’ 20 Most-Downloaded Papers for 2021

9 March 2022–Papers on distributed acoustic sensing (DAS) and machine learning techniques were among the topics covered by the top 20 most-downloaded papers published by the SSA family of journals in 2021. The ranking of all papers noted below reflect download numbers through 31 December 2021: Y.J. Tan et al., … Continue Reading »