Institution of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Data Center Description
The Cecil H. and Ida M. Green branch of the University of California Systemwide Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics (IGPP) is located in La Jolla, and is strongly linked to Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) through joint faculty appointments, research interests, and shared facilities. Other IGPP branches can be found at the Los Angeles and Riverside campuses and at the Los Alamos and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories.
IGPP research in La Jolla covers many fields, including global seismology, marine seismology and geodesy, geodynamics, high frequency seismology and arrays, geomagnetism, nonlinear dynamics, sea floor electromagnetic sounding, geodesy including satellite geodesy, information technology, geophysical fluid dynamics, seagoing experiments, geophysical inverse methods, acoustical oceanography, marine acoustics, planetary physics, and physical oceanography.