Projects | Geology of Earthquakes and Sea Level - Aron Meltzner

The SouthEast Asia SEA-level program (SEA2) will integrate instrumental, historical, and geological sea-level datasets in Southeast Asia with sophisticated modeling capabilities to improve the accuracy of projections of sea-level rise and extreme sea levels, and to communicate the results to the... Read more

Like many places around the world, Singapore faces a threat from sea-level rise; however, local projections for the anticipated amounts and rates of sea-level rise are poorly constrained, owing to a lack of high-quality data from the region. A separate but related problem is the potential... Read more

The Manila trench is the boundary between the Philippine Sea plate and the Sunda plate, along which the oceanic crust of the South China Sea is subducting eastward under the Philippines, the Luzon Strait, and southern Taiwan. Although no historical earthquake along the Philippine portion of the... Read more