At Work: Fan-Chi Lin

Fan-Chi Lin at geothermal spray

28 October 2022–Fan-Chi Lin likes to travel. Some of his favorite destinations are the U.S. national parks, “and I’ve always been curious about how seismology can help us to learn more about the geological features we observe there,” he said. Now, one of his largest research projects involves one of … Continue Reading »

Seismic Tomography 2021

Now more than 40 years old, the field of seismic tomography has provided an unprecedented look at the 3D internal structures of the Earth. But as tomography enters its “middle age,” it’s time to take stock, said SSA Past-President Peter Shearer. Shearer, a professor of geophysics at Scripps Institution of … Continue Reading »