Earthquake Geology - Charles Rubin

Overview

This reseach team's efforts focus on earthquake processes and active tectonics. The team is currently working on a comprehensive study of the great earthquakes along the Sunda megathrust using paleoseismic techniques.

Latest Projects

Our multi-disciplinary project explores the paleotsunami record in northwestern Aceh Province, Sumatra.

This project is attempting to image the recent (2004) and paleo-tsunami deposits in the world-renown Phra Thong Island, Thailand, in order to establish a methodology to identify and possibly examine candidate paleo-tsunami or other overwash...