Working Groups and Commissions

with IUGG

Working Groups

Working Group on History (WGH) 

Chair: Hans Volkert (Germany)

Vice Chair: Claude Boucher (France)

IAPSO representative: John Gould (UK)

Scope: http://www.iugg.org/about/history/

All scientists within IUGG and all historians of science with interest in geophysics are invited to contribute to WGH.

Documents:

  1. Report 2015
  2. Compilation of oral histories of influential scientists in Physical Oceanography

 


 Commissions

  • Climatic and Environmental Changes (CCEC)

Chair: Tom Beer (Australia)

Secretary General: Keith Alverson (USA/Kenya)

IAPSO representative: Harry Bryden (UK)

Scope: http://www.iugg.org/about/commissions/ccec.php

Website: http://ccec-iugg.org/

  • Mathematical Geophysics (CMG)

Chair: Yehuda Ben Zion (USA)

Secretary General: Ilya Zaliapin (USA)

IAPSO representative: Adam Monaham (Canada)

Scope: http://www.iugg.org/about/commissions/cmg.php

  • Geophysical Risk and Sustainability (GRC)

Chair: Joan Marti (Spain)

Secretary General: Paula Dunbar (USA, IAPSO)

IAPSO representatives: Christa von Hillebrandt-Andrade (USA and Puerto Rico, Executive Committee Member), Viacheslav Gusiakov (Russia, Advisory Board Member)

Scope: http://www.iugg.org/about/commissions/georisk.php

Website: www.iugg-georisk.org

  •  Data and Information (UCDI)

Chair: Sateesh Shenoi (India, IAPSO)

Secretary: Anatoly Soloviev (Russia)

IAPSO representative: Robert M. Key (USA)

Scope: http://www.iugg.org/about/commissions/ucdi.php

Website: http://www.iugg-ucdi.org/UCDI/Home.html