Keynote Speakers have been chosen for the annual meeting. Below are their names, links to their homepages and the titles of their talks.
2016 COMPRES Annual Meeting Announcement
Allen McNamara, "Ultra Low Velocity Zones: How the smallest-scale mantle structures provide insight into global-scale convection"
Qun Shen, "NSLS-II Science Programs and Capabilities for Earth Science Applications"
Peter Olson, "Core beliefs: How material properties impact the geodynamo"
Arianna Gleason, "Ultrafast x-ray studies on the dynamics of geophysical materials"
Brandon Schmandt, "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.