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Details of Prof John A. ORCUTT   


Gender male
Job title Professor of Geophysics (IGPP)
University of San Diego, Scripps Institution of Oceanography ( UCSD SIO)
9500 Gilman Drive Mail Code 0214 La Jolla 92093
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel [8] (858) 534-2230
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Degree B.S. U.S. Naval Acad., M.S. U. of Liverpool, England, Ph.D. UC San Diego-SIO
Research Activities 1. Internal structure of ocean spreading centers; genesis of the oceanic lithosphere, 2. Structure of the elastic earth using seismology, synthetic seismograms, and geophysical inverse theory, 3. Ocean seismo-acoustics including rough seafloor scattering, acoustic-elastic interactions, and the use of small arrays, 4. Seafloor geodesy, 5. Nuclear test-ban verification seismology
Research Region 102

Group(s): JCOMM , Observations Programme Area (OPA) , Data Buoy Cooperation Panel (DBCP) , OCEAN Sustained Interdisciplinary Timeseries Environment observation System (OceanSITES) , OceanSITES Steering Team , DBCP Action Groups
Created: 2000-03-17 Last Updated: 2010-05-10 by Annelies GROEN