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  1. Probabilistic seismic hazard in the San Francisco Bay area based on physical models

    27 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Fred Pollitz, David Schwartz

    Probabilistic seismic hazard in the San Francisco Bay area based on physical models. June 23-27, 2008. Fred Pollitz, David Schwartz.

  2. Modeling the post‐rifting deformation on the Krafla volcanic system

    27 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Christopher DiCaprio, Mark Simons

    Modeling the post‐rifting deformation on the Krafla volcanic system. June 23-27, 2008. Christopher DiCaprio, Mark Simons. 

  3. Mesh Generation for Geological Applications

    27 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Carl Gable

    Mesh Generation for Geological Applications. June 23-27, 2008. Carl Gable. 

  4. GeoFEST Progress

    27 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Jay Parker, Gregory Lyzenga, Charles Norton, Margaret Glasscoe

    GeoFEST Progress. June 23-27, 2008. Jay Parker, Gregory Lyzenga, Charles Norton, Margaret Glasscoe.  

  5. Generating Green's Functions with Pylith

    26 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Rowena Lohman

    Generating Green’s Functions with Pylith. June 23-27, 2008. Rowena Lohman.  

  6. General Unstructured Mesh Adaptation: Its Strengths and Weaknesses

    26 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): M.S. Shephard

    General Unstructured Mesh Adaptation: Its Strengths and Weaknesses. June 23-27, 2008. M.S. Shephard. 

  7. Gale

    26 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Walter Landry

    Gale. June 23-27, 2008. Walter Landry. 

  8. Development of Variational Data Assimilation for Active Tectonics Studies

    26 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Kush Tandon, Gary Egbert

    Development of Variational Data Assimilation for Active Tectonics Studies. June 23-27, 2008. Kush Tandon, Gary Egbert.

  9. CUBIT: Geometry and Mesh Generation Toolkit

    26 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Emanuele Casarotti

    CUBIT: Geometry and Mesh Generation Toolkit. June 23-27, 2008. Emanuele Casarotti. 

  10. Crustal deformation in Iceland

    26 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Freysteinn Sigmundsson

    Crustal deformation in Iceland. June 23-27, 2008. Freysteinn Sigmundsson.  

  11. Community Benchmarks

    26 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Charles WIlliams

    Community Benchmarks. June 23-27, 2008. Charles Williams. 

  12. Workshop Final Report: Numerical Modeling of Crustal Deformation Associated with Earthquake Faulting

    26 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Andrew Freed, Brad Aagaard, Carl Gable, Mark Simons

    Workshop Final Report: Numerical Modeling of Crustal Deformation Associated with Earthquake Faulting. June 23-27, 2008. Andrew Freed, Brad Aagaard, Carl Gable, Mark Simons.   

  13. 2019 The Release of the GEM Global Active Faults Database and Global Seismic Hazard Map

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Richard Styron

    In late 2018, the Global Earthquake Model Foundation (GEM) released the initial version of several major products relating to seismic hazard and risk, including the Global Seismic Hazard Map, the Global Seismic Risk Map, and the Global Active Faults Database. Though these are intended primarily...

  14. 2019 HeFESTO: A tool for exploring Earth's physical properties and their effects on mantle dynamics

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Carolina Lithgow-Bertelloni, Lars Stixrude

    The minerals that exist at the extreme pressure and temperature conditions of the mantle and their physical properties determine the dynamics of the mantle. Both are also critical for comparison with seismic observations that put constraints on our knowledge of mantle structure and...

  15. 2019 Introduction to Quagmire

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Louis Moresi, Ben Mather, Romain Beucher

    Quagmire is an open source, parallel python module for modelling surface processes and landscape evolution. It comes from the Underworld geodynamics group and has many common design patterns to Underworld. For starters, this is not an out-of-the-box landscape evolution code — it is instead...

  16. 2018 Introduction to thermal-mechanical lithosphere models with surface processes

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Louis Moresi, Romain Beucher

    Surface processes including erosion, transport and sedimentation have the potential to strongly influence crustal and lithospheric deformation whether passively, through isostatic response, or more actively by affecting the thermal structure, the potential energy field, and / or the local stress...

  17. 2018 Pythonic Geodynamics

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Gabriele Morra, David A. Yuen, Sang-Mook Lee

    Students and young researchers who want to learn to use computational tools for geodynamic modeling have the option to choose among a wide range of numerical tools. I will show how Python and its libraries represent an easy-to-use platform for self-learning, with performance close to compiled...

  18. 2017 Geodynamic modeling with staggered finite differences and marker in cell: theory, teaching and examples

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Taras Gerya

    Numerical modeling of geodynamic processes is an essential approach in both science and industry with ever- growing demand and high efficiency/cost ratio. Current trend in geodynamic modeling is to develop universal approaches with potentially unlimited number of applications. One simple...

  19. 2017 Introduction to the spectral-infinite-element method

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Hom Nath Gharti, Jeroen Tromp

    The governing equations for the elastic-gravitational deformation of an Earth model involve a perturbed gravitational potential. The gravitational potential is governed by Poisson’s equation inside the Earth and by Laplace’s equation in the rest of space. The infinite domain...

  20. 2016 Software Practices in Computational Science Communities – an Overview

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Anshu Dubey

    Scientific code developers typically adopt software processes derived from the mainstream (non-scientific) community when continuing without them becomes impractical. However, many software best practices need modification and/or customization, partly because the codes are used for...

  21. 2016 Resolution analysis by random probing

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Andreas Fichtner, Tristan van Leeuwen

    We present a new method for resolution analysis in tomography, based on stochastic probing of the Hessian or resolution operators. Key properties of the method are (i) low algorithmic complexity and easy implementation, (ii) applicability to any tomographic technique, including full-waveform...

  22. 2016 Statistical and computational challenges of constraining greenhouse gas budgets

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Anna M. Michalak

    Predicting future changes to the global carbon cycle (and therefore climate) and quantifying anthropogenic emissions of greenhouse gases (GHGs) both require an understanding of net GHGs emissions and uptake across a variety of spatial and temporal scales.  This talk will explore some of the...

  23. 2016 Uncertainty Quantification in Computational Models of Physical Systems

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Habib Najm

    Models of physical systems typically involve inputs/parameters that are determined from empirical measurements, and therefore exhibit a certain degree of uncertainty. Estimating the propagation of this uncertainty into computational model output predictions is crucial for purposes...

  24. 2016 Verification, Validation, and Predictive Capability: What's What?

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): William Oberkampf

    Engineering and geosciences organizations must increasingly rely on computational simulation for the design, predicted response, and performance of manmade and natural systems. Computational analysts,  decision makers, and regulatory authorities who rely on simulation should have practical...

  25. 2015 ASPECT: From Benchmarking to 3D Subduction Applications

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Cedric Thieulot, Anne Glerum, Menno Fraters, Wim Spakman

    ASPECT, the Advanced Solver for Problems in Earth's Convection, is an extensible open source, community supported code.  The code is being applied to a broad range of problems in geodynamics.  This talk will explore the community's efforts in benchmarking, implementation of...

  26. 2015 An introduction to Virtual Quake

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Kasey Schultz, John Wilson

    This webinar will introduce Virtual Quake, a boundary element code that performs simulations of fault systems based on stress interactions between fault elements to understand long term statistical behavior. The webinar will cover:Downloading, installing and running Virtual...

  27. 2015 Simulating seismic wave propagation with SW4

    04 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Anders Petersson

    This webinar describes how to use the SW4 code to simulate ground motion due to earthquakes. After a brief overview of the numerical method, we describe how to set up a simulation in terms of seismic sources, the material model, visco-elastic attenuation, and topography. We also present some of...

  28. 2015 An introduction to BurnMan - a mineral physics toolkit

    03 Feb 2021 | Contributor(s): Sanne Cottar, Timo Heister, Bob Myhill, Ian Rose, Cayman Unterborn

    In this webinar we will introduce the extensible, open source mineral physics toolkit BurnMan. This software allows the user to calculate the elastic and thermodynamic properties of rocks, minerals, fluids and melts based on the properties of end-member phases. BurnMan is bundled with...

  29. Marc Spiegelman Wishlist Presentation

    24 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Marc Spiegelman

    Marc Spiegelman Wishlist Presentation. August 18-19, 2006. Marc Spiegelman. 

  30. Laurent Montesi Wishlist Presentation

    24 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Laurent Montesi

    Laurent Montesi Wishlist Presentation. August 18-19, 2006. Laurent Montesi. 

  31. Multi-Scale Parallel computing in Laboratory of Computational Geodynamics

    24 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): David Yuen

    Multi-Scale Parallel computing in Laboratory of Computational Geodynamics, Chinese Academy of Sciences. August 18-19, 2006. David Yuen. 

  32. GyPSM: Geodynamic and Petrological Synthesis Model

    24 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Laura Baker, Paula Smith

    GyPSM: Geodynamic and Petrological Synthesis Model. August 18-19, 2006. Laura Baker, Paula Smith.  

  33. Software Tools for Magma Convection at CIG

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Shijie Zhong

    The Software Tools for Mantle Convection at CIG: The Current State. August 18-19, 2006. Shijie Zhong. 

  34. Experimental Benchmarks for Modeling of Stress-Driven Melt Segregation

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Ben Holtzman

    A few thoughts on experimental benchmarks for modeling of stress-driven melt segregation. August 18-19, 2006. Ben Holtzman. 

  35. Subduction Benchmarks

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Scott King, Claire Currie, Richard Katz, Marc Spiegelman., Peter van Keken

    A benchmark for the modeling of subduction zone thermal structure. August 18-19, 2006. Scott King, Peter van Keken, Claire Currie, Richard Katz, Marc Spiegelman. 

  36. Magma-Mantle Dynamics

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Garrell Ito

    Magma-Mantle Dynamics. August 18-19, 2006. Garrell Ito. 

  37. Computational Science Issues

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Wolfgang Bangerth

    Computational Science Issues. August 18-19, 2006. Wolfgang Bangerth.   

  38. Modeling the thermal structure

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Laurent G.J. Montési, Mark D. Behn, Jennifer L. Barry

    Modeling the thermal structure of plate boundaries with COMSOL Multiphysics (FEMLAB). August 18-19, 2006. Laurent G.J. Montési, Mark D. Behn, Jennifer L. Barry. 

  39. Model Coupling

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Matthew Knepley

    Model Coupling. August 18-19, 2006. Matthew Knepley. 

  40. Formulations for magma dynamics

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Marc Spiegelman

    Formulations for magma dynamics: The McKenzien view of the world. August 18-19, 2006. Marc Spiegelman. 

  41. Petrological-thermomechanical modelling

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): David Yuen, James Connolly, Taras Gerya

    Self-consistent petrological-thermomechanical modelling: new geodynamic modelling approach. August 18-19, 2006. Taras V. Gerya , James A.D. Connolly, David A. Yuen. 

  42. Petrological-thermochemical modeling of geodynamic processes - methodology and examples

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): David Yuen, Taras Gerya, James Connolly

    Petrological-thermochemical modeling of geodynamic processes - methodology and examples. August 18-19, 2006. David Yuen, Taras Gerya, James Connolly. 

  43. Two phase theory of compaction and damage

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): David Bercovici, Yanick Ricard

    Two phase theory of compaction and damage. August 18-19, 2006. David Bercovici, Yanick Ricard. 

  44. Basic Ingredients for a useful theory of magma dynamics

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Marc Spiegelman

    Basic Ingredients for a useful theory of magma dynamics. August 18-19, 2006. Marc Spiegelman. 

  45. A case for robust micromechanical models

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Saswata Hier-Majumder

    A case for robust micromechanical models. August 18-19, 2006. Saswata Hier-Majumder. 

  46. Body wave tomography

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Peter Kelemen Doug Wiens

    Body wave tomography. August 18-19, 2006. Peter Kelemen Doug Wiens. 

  47. Intro to CIG

    09 Jan 2021 | Contributor(s): Marc Spiegelman, Mike Gurnis

    And now, a word from our Sponsor….What is CIG? August 18-19, 2006. Marc Spiegelman, Mike Gurnis. 

  48. Rheologic Controls on Slab Dynamics

    27 Dec 2020 | Contributor(s): Magali Billen

    Rheologic Controls on Slab Dynamics. June 23, 2005. Magali Billen. 

  49. Plumbing the Depths

    27 Dec 2020 | Contributor(s): Marc Spiegelman, Richard Katz

    Plumbing the Depths: Towards an integration of magma dynamics and global mantle convection. June 23, 2005. Marc Spiegelman, Richard Katz. 

  50. Grain size-dependent viscosity convection

    27 Dec 2020 | Contributor(s): Slava Solomatov

    Grain size-dependent viscosity convection. June 23, 2005. Slava Solomatov.