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Several presentations at AGU in San Francisco

1/5/2013

The CDI group had several presentations at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting in San Francisco in December 2012.  Wenbin Xu presented a poster "The 2007-8 Volcanic Eruption on Jebel at Tair Island (Red Sea), Observed by Satellite Radar and Optical Images", Guangcai Feng had a poster "Correction of Ionospheric effects in Coseismic ALOS data of the 2008 Wenchuan (Mw7.9) earthquake", and Ayrat Abdullin also had a poster "Isostasy and Flexural Subsidence of the Denver Basin and Rocky Mountain Front Range Uplift" based on the work he did during his M.S. degree at Colorado State University before coming to KAUST.  Sigurjón Jónsson had a talk "The Seismic Potential of the Húsavík-Flatey fault and the kinematics of the Tjörnes Fracture Zone, North Iceland, studied using GPS and InSAR" by Sabrina Metzger and Sigurjón Jónsson, and he also presented a poster "The stress shadow induced by the Krafla rifting episode" by F. Maccaferri, E. Rivalta, L. Passarelli, and S. Jónsson