IRIS Program for Array Seismic Studies of the Continental Lithosphere (PASSCAL)
Entry ID: EARTH_INT_SEIS_IRIS_03

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Summary
Abstract: IRIS has organized studies of the continental lithosphere using
portable arrays of seismic receivers. Several of these use
earthquakes as sources and several use explosive sources. Studies
include a reflection/refraction profile of the northern Brooks Range,
a study of discontinuities in structure beneath Mauna Loa, a transect
from western Ontario to Wyoming, a high frequency study at Pinyon ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: This is the location of the IRIS (Incorporated Research
Institutions for Seismology) Consortium Home Page.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1986-05-01
ISO Topic Category
Instrument
SEISMOMETERS Ancillary Description
Originating Center
Data Center
PASSCAL Instrument Center, Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.passcal.nmt.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: IRIS PASSCAL INSTRUMENT CENTER
Phone: (505) 835-5070
Fax: (505) 835-5079
Email: passcal at passcal.nmt.edu
Contact Address:
PASSCAL Instrument Center
New Mexico Tech
100 East Road
City: Socorro
Province or State: NM
Postal Code: 87801
Country: USA
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Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 703-524-6222
Email: jim at iris.edu
Contact Address:
IRIS HQ
1616 N. Ft. Myer Dr. Suite 1440
City: Arlington
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 22209
Country: USA
Publications/References
Smith, S.W. April 22, 1986. ' IRIS: A Program for the Next Decade',
Eos 67: 213-219.

Smith, S.W. July 1987. 'IRIS - A University Consortium for Seismology',
Reviews of Geophysics 25: 1203-1207.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1998-09-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-06-03
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