Molten Lava

Environmental Hazards

Natural hazards such as floods, fires, volcanoes, earthquakes, tsunamis and many others threaten our society and harm our built and natural environments. ERI research seeks to mitigate these impacts and improve the resilience of built and natural systems to future hazards.


Leila M. V. Carvalho


Ellison Hall, 6808

Austin Chadwick

Postdoctoral Scholar

Ellison 4837

Kristofer Daum

4817 Ellison Hall

Joan Florsheim


Ellison Hall

Arturo Keller

Bren Hall 3420

Donghoon Lee


Ellison Hall 4724

Max Moritz

Bren Hall 4518

Pete Peterson

CHIRPS Curator

Ellison 4817

Alexander Simms

Professor, Earth Science

Webb 2041

Jamison Steidl

Research Seismologist

Ellison 6710

Callum Thompson

Postdoctoral Researcher

Ellison Hall, 6815

Ian Walker


Ellison 4834

Marion Wittmann

Executive Director

Bldg 520 (MSRB) Room 4003C