13 November, 2023

CDI at ICMERS-3 Conference

The CDI group participates in the ICMERS-3 conference with several contributions to the "Sub-seafloor structure, earthquakes, and geohazards" session.

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09 November, 2023

Ph.D. Thesis Defense - Rémi Matrau

Congratulations to CDI's Ph.D. candidate Rémi Matrau, who successfully defended his thesis in which he analyzed the Holocene deformation of the Húsavík-Flatey Transform Fault in the Tjörnes Fracture Zone in North Iceland using paleoseismological and morphotectonics studies


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05 October, 2023

Ph.D. Thesis Defense - Xing Li

Congratulations to CDI's Ph.D. candidate, Xing Li, who successfully defended her thesis in which she analyzed the ground deformation associated with the Dead Sea Transform Fault using InSAR data.

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19 September, 2023

CDI Group Seminar - The 2021 Thessaly (Greece) Seismic Sequence

Xiaoge will present his work on the 2021 Thessaly (Greece) seismic sequence 

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11 September, 2023

CDI Representative at ESA Fringe 2023

With four presentations and one poster, the CDI group was well represented during the ESA Fringe 2023 Meeting in Leeds (UK)

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01 June, 2023

Scientific Cruise - ZAFRAN Project

Margherita and Adrien sailed to map the Zabagard Fracture Zone in the Red Sea

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09 May, 2023

CDI Seminar - Ring-faulting contribution to the ongoing unrest episode at Askja Volcano (Iceland)

Adriano will present the final results of his work on the ring-faulting contribution to the deformations observed at Askja Volcano (Iceland).

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04 April, 2023

CDI Group Seminar - LGM glaciers in the SE Mediterranean?

Adrien's studies highlighted the presence of glacial landforms in Mount Lebanon

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28 March, 2023

CDI Group Seminar - New rheological model for Mojave and the sources of vertical motion in Northern Tibet and Southern Alps from geodesy

Shaozhuo will present his work at the "AGU Geodesy Early Career talk", and he will give us a preview

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14 March, 2023

CDI Seminar - How to reveal the earthquake cycle of the Dead Sea Fault?

Matthieu will show the preliminary results obtained from the data collected during the last scientific cruise in the Gulf of Aqaba

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07 March, 2023

CDI Seminar - CNN-based InSAR time-series Denoising

Xing-li is using Convolutional Neural Network to denoise the InSAR time series

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28 February, 2023

CDI Seminar - GNSS Interferometric Reflectometry: Extracting Information from Noise

Alejandra is applying the GNSS IR to the data from Iceland to get information about sea level and snow coverage

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20 February, 2023

Research cruise - Gulf of Aqaba

Matthieu, Sophia (CES), and Abdullah (CMOR) will sail along the gulf of Aqaba (KSA) to collect high resolution bathymetric data, seismic lines, and sediment cores.

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09 February, 2023

Seismic data collection - Aqaba network

Matthieu and Adriano made a short visit to the Aqaba seismic network (CES - KAUST) to collect the recent seismic data

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07 February, 2023

Field work - Graben south of Tabuk

Adrien, Matthieu, Shaozhuo, and Adriano are in the field, to make seismic profiles and collect samples to study the graben south of Tabuk

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30 January, 2023

Yann Klinger - CDI guest

Yann Klinger (IPGP) will teach the short course "Earthquake Geology" during the next three weeks

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26 January, 2023

Testing the active seismic equipment in KAUST

We tested the active seismic equipment inside KAUST

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24 January, 2023

Analog model experiments

Margherita is making analog model experiments on transform faults

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13 December, 2022

CDI Seminar - Along-axis gradients in Red Sea axial morphology illuminate lithospheric inheritance controls on sea-floor spreading

Adrien analyzed bathymetric data and digital surface models to understand the sea-floor spreading of the Read Sea

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08 December, 2022

Electron Spin Resonance measurements in Paris

Matthieu is currently in Paris to date some coral samples from the Gulf of Aqaba

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06 December, 2022

CDI Seminar - The fate of the Southern Alps, New Zealand

Shaozhuo will present his current work on the orogenesis of the Southern Alps in New Zealand

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