Posts Tagged ‘seiscomp3’

World-wide SeisComP installations

World-wide SeisComP installations

Hi all: These days there is a LOT of activity on the SeisComP ListServ. People from all corners of the planet now use SeisComP: World-wide SeisComP installations (last updated March, 2014) Source of data: GFZ, Potsdam –Branden

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El Tercer Taller Anual de SeisComP para Las Américas: LACSC, Bogotá-Colombia

El Tercer Taller Anual de SeisComP para Las Américas: LACSC, Bogotá-Colombia

Estimados Colegas: Buenos días. OSOP se complace en anunciar el tercer taller anual de SeisComP para las Américas Fecha: Del 20 de Julio al 22 de Julio de 2014. Localización: Bogotá, Colombia Fecha límite para registrarse: Marzo 31 de 2014. El curso es límitado para 8 participantes. […]

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Tercer Taller anual de SeisComP para las Américas: Julio, 2014

Tercer Taller anual de SeisComP para las Américas: Julio, 2014

OSOP se complace en anunciar que ofrecera el Tercer Taller anual de SeisComP para las Américas, en el marco de la Asamblea Regional Latinoamericana y del Caribe de Sismología-LACSC, que se realizara el proximo año en Bogotá-Colombia. El curso se llevara a cabo entre el 20 de […]

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OSOP visitó el Caribe

OSOP visitó el Caribe

Estimados colegas: Durante la última semana estuve presente en Martinica para dar un curso para el “CARIBE-EWS Working Group 1″ en PDCC, rdseed, SeedLink y el intercambio de datos entre sistemas de Earthworm y SeisComP. Fue un gran exíto. Richard Boaz y yo teníamos el placer de […]

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scwfparam versus gmew

scwfparam versus gmew

When it comes to generating shake maps with the USGS ShakeMap program there are two main ways to get the job done: 1) Earthworm’s gmew + localmag modules; or 2) SeisComP’s scwfparam module. Last week a client asked me which I recommended. I responded that though both […]

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SeisComP Tricks: The Poor Man’s Focal Mechanism

SeisComP Tricks: The Poor Man's Focal Mechanism

SeisComPers: Since installing TOAST on our new Tsunami modelling server and the SeisComp Moment Tensor module (scmt), I have been experimenting a lot with focal mechanisms. If you have not upgraded your SeisComP to the professional version, the free version still allows you to play around. Here […]

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Short Period Sensors Improve SeisComP Performance (LARGE N!!!!)

Short Period Sensors Improve SeisComP Performance (LARGE N!!!!)

Yesterday was an epic day for automated event detection throughout Central America. Over the years, Angel and I have installed SeisComP’s at nearly every geophysical institute from Southern Mexico to the Colombian border. We spend a lot of time with clients tuning their SeisComPs to ensure that […]

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OSOP Granted SeisComP Commercial License

OSOP Granted SeisComP Commercial License

Estimados: Buenas tardes. Con gran placer anunciamos que se le ha concedido la licencia comercial a OSOP de SeisComp. Esta licencia incluye instalaciones, mantenimiento, entrenamiento y capacitación. Agradecemos al Dr. Winfried Hanka y su equipo en el Centro de Geociencias – Helmoltz Potsdam GFZ German Research. OSOP […]

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SeisComP & Seisan Updates Now Available!

SeisComP & Seisan Updates Now Available!

Hi all: Good news. In addition to the ShakeMap update, new versions of SeisComP and Seisan are now available for download. SeisComP SeisComP Version Seattle 2013.200 can be downloaded here. Highlights: As if SeisComP was not fast enough already, it just got turbo-charged with the new Virtual […]

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Welcome to OSOP Leandro!

Welcome to OSOP Leandro!

We are excited to welcome Jhon Leandro Perez. He is a Topographical Engineer with expertise in observation of Seismology and Seismotectonics. He has an extensive background in the research fields of Geo-hazards and Geophysics. He has also worked with the Seismological Observatory of Southwestern Colombia (OSSO) specifically […]

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The Virtual Seismic Community

The Virtual Seismic Community

When you need help, you just need help! Here are a list of seismic software mailing lists (in alphabetical order). “The [seismic community] is greater than the sum of its parts.” -Aristotle. So contribute often! AQMS Antelope Earthworm– Questions on the Winston Wave Server or Swarm? Send […]

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Classes 2013: SeisComP3, Earthworm, Instrumentation

Classes 2013: SeisComP3, Earthworm, Instrumentation

Hi all: Buenas tardes. This year OSOP will be offering courses in: SeisComP3 Date: Sunday, September 15th to Friday, September 20th, 2013 Remaining vacancies: 4 Instrument Calibration, Metadata and Response Files Date: Sunday, October 13th to Friday, October 18th, 2013 Remaining vacancies: 5 Earthworm Date: Sunday, November […]

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Response File Stress Syndrome

Response File Stress Syndrome

Hi all: Instrument response files are the bane of our existence. Navigating through the sea of file formats and programs that exist to manipulate instrument response files can be…unpleasant. And maintaining instrument response information across multiple automated or manual processing systems like Earlybird, Earthworm, Seisan, SeisComP, etc. […]

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“Depth 10 km” What gives?

"Depth 10 km" What gives?

Automated systems often declare seismic events with fixed depths. In SeisComP, for example, scautoloc fixes the depth at 10 km when it determines that the depth resolution is poor. What gives? Well, automated processing is all about the P’s: P distribution, P proximity and P density. Robust picking […]

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Panamá detectará sismos y tsunamis en tiempo real

Panamá detectará sismos y tsunamis en tiempo real

Panamá detectará sismos y tsunamis en tiempo real La evaluación de las mediciones permitirá avanzar en el conocimiento de cómo se comporta el subsuelo panameño y su estructura tectónica. La información que llega a las computadoras, de alta capacidad y prestación, está respaldada por un servidor que […]

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