Department of Earth SciencesWestern Science

Dr. Kristy Tiampo

Seismic Hazards, Geodesy & Remote Sensing

Kristy Tiampo

Ph.D. University of Colorado at Boulder, 2000
Lab: BGS 1020
Phone: (519) 661-2111 x.83188
Fax: (519) 661-3198

Research Interests

Integrated data assimilation and analysis for the purpose of understanding fault systems dynamics using seismicity and geodetic and remote sensing techniques; the physics of earthquakes; GPS data analysis; InSAR data analysis; numerical and computation modeling; nonlinear inversions and data assimilation.

For more information, please see the lab website.

Selected Publications

Courses Taught

Earth Sciences 2240F/G: Catastrophic Events in Earth History
Earth Sciences 3323A/B: Geodesy and Remote Sensing
Earth Sciences 4420A/B: Geophysical Forward and Inverse Modelling Methods
Geophysics 9505A/B: Inverse Theory
Geophysics 9524A/B: The Physics of Earthquakes
Geophysics 9570A/B: Great Geophysicists


Wajahat Ali, Ph.D. student
Yelena Kropivnitskaya, Ph.D. student
Hadis Samadi Alinia, Ph.D. student
Derek Kouhi, M.Sc. student