Nominations are now open for this year's elections - 2 seats are open on the Executive Committee and 2 on the Science Steering Committee. Many thanks to EC members Bruce Buffet and David Bercovici and SSC members Brad Aagaard and Tim Ahern for their contributions to the community. Email the Nominations Committee your nominations for these key governance positions [email].
2016 CIG Business Meeting
CIG will hold its Annual Business Meeting on Monday, December 12 at the
Intercontinental San Francisco. The Intercontinental is just around the corner
from Moscone Center West. The reception begins at 6pm followed by the
business meeting at 7pm. Light hors d’oevres will be served. This year's
meeting will feature a special presentation for early career scientists on
managing their research careers. Discussions will include CIG III and results
from the 2016 EC and SSC elections. See our website for more information
and directions. [more info]
2016-2017 Webinar Series
This year we build upon previous code tutorials by offering advanced tutorials on specific code features that have wide interest to the community and expanding our knowledge about best practices and tools in software development. Codes included ASPECT, PyLith and SPECFEM. Anshu Dubey, Argonne National Lab, will lead off the series October 13 discussing best practices and examples from other communities. See recordings from the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facilities webinars series focusing on HPC software development. Check our website for talk details as the date approach.
GSA 2016 Denver, CO - Short Course
525. Intro. to Numerical Modeling of Lithospheric Deformation in Matlab
Sat., 24 Sept. 2016, 9am–5pm (E. Mittelstaedt, J.A. Olive, and J. Nabiloff)
A one-day course designed to introduce geoscientists with a range of specialties to the concepts of numerical simulation, through a hands-on experience using a modern, research capable numerical code (SiStER – Simple Stokes with Exotic Rheologies)... short course info ... Registration.