1978 Newsletters

Newsletters from 1978

June 1978
(Vol. XI No. 2)

(2.71 MB pdf file)

  • The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC), p. 1-4.
  • Data bases containing Natural Hazards literature, p. 4-6.
  • Korean Scientist makes working visit to ITIC [Myong Bok An], p. 6.
  • US/USSR Tsunami Experiment, p. 6-7.
  • New participating tide station in Singapore, p. 7.
  • Indonesia becomes Member State in ICG/ITSU, p. 7.
  • Long-wave Symposium--Ottawa, Canada, p. 8.
  • FAO-IOC issue International Directory of Marine Scientists, p. 8-9.
  • IOC forms working group to study future role and function of the Commission [IOC], p. 9-10.
  • Editorials and Letters [Seismological Data from the People's Republic of China], p. 12-13.
  • Prediction Monitoring and Evaluation Program: A Progress Report by Hunter and Derr [reprint], p. 13-16.
  • Current list of National Contacts, p. 16-18.
  • The Alaska Regional Tsunami Warning Center, p. 18-21.

March 1978
(Vol. XI No. 1)

(2.81 MB pdf file)

  • Sixth Session of the International Co-ordination Group for the Tsunami Warning System in the Pacific (ICG/ITSU) Manila, Philippines, February 20-25,1978:Summary Report, p. 1-14.
  • Grant awarded for disaster research at Bath University, p. 15.
  • Earthquake forecasting packs an economic jolt, p. 16.
  • Indonesia becomes a member of ICG/ITSU, p. 17-18.
  • Fiji--new member of ICG/ITSU, p. 18.
  • Pararas-Carayannis, George, Director of ITIC conducts liaison visits to Hong Kong, Thailand and Singapore [excerpt of report], p. 19-20.
  • ITIC action items for the Sixth ITSU Meeting, p. 20.
  • Hydraulic modelling of tsunami behavior at Kyoto University, Japan, p. 21-22.
  • Soloviev, S. L., USSR Tsunami Commission Conference [review], p. 22-24.
  • Suwa, Akira, Yamakawa, Norio, and Iinuma, Tatsuto, Research and development of permanent ocean-bottom seismograph observation system off the Pacific Coast of central Honshu, Japan [abstract], p. 26-27.


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