Göran Ekström

Professor
Earth and Environmental Sciences
Seismology Geology and Tectonophysics
108I Seismology
61 Route 9W - PO Box 1000
Palisades
NY
10964-8000
US
Phone: 
(845) 365-8427
Fax: 
(845) 365-8150
Fields of interest: 
Göran Ekström's main research interest is global earthquake seismology. This includes the detailed study of individual earthquake ruptures, and the relationship between seismicity and the large scale tectonic deformation of the crust and mantle over geologic time. Prof. Ekström's teaching interests include Environmental Geology, in particular the science and policy aspects of the assessment and mitigation of Geologic Hazards.
Education
List of degrees from highest to lowest:
Ph.D.
Harvard University
1987
B.A.
Swarthmore College
1981
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