Research Projects

October 1, 2018

Kent, Smith, (Driscoll): ALERTWildfire SCE Fire Camara Network

Deployment of 160 ALERTWildfire cameras in SoCal Edison service territory
August 21, 2018

Kent, Smith: USGS Cooperative Agreement Supplement: Deferred Maintenance - Phase 1

Phase 1 upgrade of seismic instruments is primarily focussed in northern Nevada.
August 1, 2018

Kent, Smith, (Driscoll): ALERTWildfire PG&E Fire Camara Network, Phase 1

Deployment of the 1st 130 of 600 ALERTWildfire cameras in PG&E service territory
July 1, 2018

Kent, Strachan: CC* Networking Infrastructure: Building a high-performance, flexible DMZ backbone at the University of Nevada, Reno

University of Reno is getting a campus wide network upgrade provided by an National Science Foundation grant.
May 16, 2018

Kent, Smith & (Driscoll): AlertNorthBay pilot fire camera project

Sonoma Water funded project to place the 1st 8 fire cameras in Sonoma County.
December 1, 2017

Louie, Pancha, Pullammanappallil: Deep ReMi Shear Velocities in the Reno-Area Basin

Students assisted deployment of 3-km-long seismometer arrays by Optim SDS, assessing earthquake shaking hazards in Midtown Reno and Sparks. West Reno results now published.
November 15, 2017

Louie, Tibuleac, Pullammanappallil, Iovenitti: Passive Seismic Reflection Imaging of the Dixie Valley Geothermal Wellfield

How much can large-N array recording and advanced seismic imaging improve the resolution of passive imaging?
September 1, 2017

Kent, Smith, (Driscol, Vernon): ALERTWildfire SDG&E Fire Camara Network

15 Pan-tilt ALERTWildfire cameras are deployed in San Diego County
May 14, 2017

Smith, Kent: BLM-Idaho/Oregon Remote Wildfire Detection and Monitoring Project

A northward extension of the successful Nevada BLM fire camera network into Oregon and Idaho
April 15, 2017

Louie, Pancha, Pullammanappallil, West, Hellmer: Large-Scale Earthquake-Hazard Class Mapping by Parcel in Las Vegas Valley, Nevada

Clark County and the city of Henderson, Nevada, completed the United States’ first effort to map earthquake site classifications with systematic, direct measurements through an entire urban area. Now published.