A new study looks at why the 2011 Tohoku tsunami off Japan was unexpectedly huge.
Centers, Projects & Initiatives
A project using multichannel seismic reflection data collected on research cruises in the Marmara Sea to study the earthquake hazard and basin growth along a continental transform fault, the North
|Name||Title||Fields of interest|
|Cecilia M. McHugh||Adjunct Senior Research Scientist||Marine geology, sedimentology, paleoseismology|
March 16, 2020
April 16, 2019
The paleoclimatologist and marine geologist talks about why the miles and miles of marine sediment samples in Lamont’s Core Repository are so important.
February 12, 2019
On the volcanic Indian Ocean island of Anjouan, scientists are investigating a rock that apparently formed on a far-off continent.
October 19, 2017
The undersea Corinth rift, in the Gulf of Corinth in central Greece, is one of the most seismically active areas in Europe. Starting this month, researchers will drill into it to discover the rift’s past and future.