James F. Dolan

Earthquake expert specializing in the geology of major fault systems around the world

Assistant professor of Earth Sciences

Expertise

  • earthquake geology – what fault caused
    what earthquake, how fast faults store
    up energy, when have they generated
    earthquakes in the past, how large
    have those earthquakes been
  • public policy regarding earthquake
    hazards
  • geology of major fault systems around the
    globe and the seismic hazards they
    pose

Additional Information

  • Board member, Southern California Earthquake Center
  • Former member of Los Angeles Mayor’s Blue Ribbon Panel on earthquake hazards facing Los Angeles

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