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Egill Hauksson

Research Professor of Geophysics
Contact information for Egill Hauksson
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Mail Code: MC 252-21
Office: 253 South Mudd (Geophysics)
Phone: 626-395-6954
Email: hauksson@​
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M.S., University of Trondheim (Norway), 1974; M.A., Columbia University, 1978; M. Phil., 1980; Ph.D., 1981. Research Fellow, Caltech, 1989-92; Senior Research Associate, 1992-2014, Research Professor of Geophysics, 2014-.
Research Areas: Geophysics; Seismology; Tectonics

Research Interests

Seismotectonics; state of stress in the crust; stress triggering of earthquakes; crustal tomography; seismicity studies; instrumentation and software for real-time earthquake monitoring; earthquake early warning.