Jean-Philippe Avouac


Center of Excellence for Earth and Space Science

Dr.Jean-Philippe is a Professor of Geology and Mechanical and Civil Engineering at Caltech. He is a Principal Investigator in the Aeolian Sand Transport Project at CE2S2. Dr.Jean-Philippe research aims mainly at understanding better the relationship between crustal deformation, earthquakes, and landscape evolution. He is interested in developing new approaches combined from field observations, satellite imagery, and physically based models.