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The Geophysics Program supports basic research in the physics of the solid earth to explore its composition, structure, and processes from the Earth's surface to its' deepest interior. Laboratory, field, theoretical, and computational studies are supported. Topics include (but are not limited to) seismicity, seismic wave propagation, and the nature and occurrence of geophysical hazards; the Earth's magnetic, gravity, and electrical fields; the Earth's thermal structure; and geodynamics. Supported research also includes geophysical studies of active deformation, including geodesy, and theoretical and experimental studies of the properties and behavior of Earth materials.
Full Proposal Accepted Anytime
Anticipated funding is $14,800,000, annually. The estimated number of awards is 60 to 80 standard or continuing grants per year. Awards are generally made within 6 to 7 months of the proposal submission date for successful proposals.
Estimated program budget, number of awards and average award size/duration are subject to the availability of funds.