Petrological studies can inform of the processes and time scales of magma movement and ascent, and thus allow associating them with monitoring unrest signals, and thus better mitigate volcano hazar
We are building a holistic understanding of regional sea-level change that includes influences from both land-height and sea-surface change.
The Mentawai Gap — Tsunami Earthquake Risk Assessment (MEGA-TERA) project is a scientific expedition that aims to investigate the cause of tsunamis in the seismically active zone west of Siberut Is
The Mentawai Gap–Tsunami Earthquake Risk Assessment is a joint project between Schmidt Ocean Institute, the Earth Observatory of Singapore, the Indonesian Institute of Sciences, and the Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris.
Lifted coral at Simeulue Island, Indonesia, 2005.
Helicopter reconnaissance after Mentawai earthquake and tsunami, Indonesia, 2010.
Sinking Mentawai Islands in Sumatra, Indonesia, 2010.
Woman and child in an earthquake-damaged market in Padang, Indonesia, 2013.