David D. Jackson
Department: Department of Earth and Space Sciences
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567
Campus mailcode: 156704
Tel: (310) 825-0421
Fax: (310) 825-2779
Area of Expertise
Professor Jackson uses a method of smoothed seismicity to investigate the role of earthquakes whose epicenters do not fall on major mapped faults.
Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Analysis; Earthquake Damage and Insurance; Statistical Data Analysis; Mathematical Inference in Geophysics; Earthquake Forecasting and Prediction; Crustal Deformation using Global Positioning System; Geophysical Exploration.