Crustal Deformation and InSAR Group

We use satellite radar interferometric (InSAR) imaging of the Earth’s surface to measure ground deformation due to a variety of geophysical processes.

Overview

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We are a research group in geophysics at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) that focuses on the use of satellite radar interferometric (InSAR) imaging of the Earth’s surface to measure ground deformation due to a variety of geophysical processes. We are interested in everything that moves the ground, e.g. earthquakes, magma accumulation under volcanoes, and pressure changes in reservoirs.

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The CDI group in April 2019: Xing Li, Rémi Matrau, Marthe Lefevre (visiting), Margherita Fittipaldi, Mohammad Youssof, Renier Ladron de Guevara Viltres, Rishabh Dutta, Muhammad Usman, Nicolas Perdomo-Castro, Daniele Trippanera, Adriano Nobile, Luigi Passarelli, Sigurjón Jónsson and Shaozhuo Liu. 

Latest News

22 November, 2021

OBS deployment cruise

Alejandra, Margherita, and Laura (CES KAUST) set sail to deploy six OBSs in the Red Sea for the ZAFRAN project

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22 November, 2021

RSRS Seminar

Matthieu presented his research on the corals in the Gulf of Aqaba during the Red Sea Research Center dual seminar

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01 November, 2021

PSE Research-Groups Expo 2021

Alejandra presented our group at the PSE Research-Groups Expo 2021.

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