Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union

Research proposals solicited

Authors

  • Anonymous


Abstract

The United States Geological Survey requests proposals for research contracts under the continuing Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program. The areas of interest are (1) earthquake hazards studies, (2) earthquake prediction studies, and (3) studies in support of both hazards and prediciton.

Earthquake hazards studies. Programs sought include evaluation of earthquake potential (tectonic framework and recurrence intervals, studies of earthquake effects (ground motion, ground failure, assessment of other earthquake related hazards, and postearthquake studies), and studies of earthquake losses and risk analysis.