Keynote Speakers 2016 COMPRES Annual Meeting

We would like to announce the Keynote Speakers for the COMPRES 2016 annual meeting.

Allen McNamara - Arizona State University, "Ultra Low Velocity Zones:  How the smallest-scale mantle structures provide insight into global-scale convection"

Qun Shen - Brookhaven National Laboratory, "NSLS-II Science programs and capabilities for earth science applications"

Peter Olson - John Hopkins University, "Core beliefs: How material properties impact the geodynamo"

Arianna Gleason - Los Alamos Naitonal Lab/Stanford University, "Ultrafast x-ray studies on the dynamics of geophysical materials"

Brandon Schmandt - University of New Mexico, "Seismically imaging the mantle transition zone with EarthScope's USArray"


Welcome to COMPRES

COMPRES, the Consortium for Materials Properties Research in Earth Sciences is a community-based consortium whose goal is to enable Earth Science researchers to conduct the next generation of high-pressure science on world-class equipment and facilities. It facilitates the operation of beam lines, the development of new technologies for high pressure research, and advocates for science and educational programs to the various funding agencies.