Peter Shearer's home page

Peter M. Shearer, Professor of Geophysics
Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
University of California, San Diego

IGPP 0225
U.C. San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0225

Phone: (858) 534-2260
FAX: (858) 534-5332
E-mail: pshearer AT ucsd DOT edu

List of publications (with PDF links)
Basic 1-page cv (html)
Longer 2-page cv (PDF)
Why you should study geophysics at Scripps


  • Source Spectra and Attenuation
  • Earthquake Locations
  • Back-Projection
  • Earthquake Clustering and Statistics
  • Exotic Sources
  • Upper-Mantle Discontinuities
  • Scattering
  • Teaching:

  • "Introduction to Seismology" textbook
  • Seismo:

    SCEC   SCEDC   Recent Calif. quakes   IRIS   USArray   Recent global quakes   USGS   AGU   SSA

    Hiking trips   Comet pictures