Iceland has declared a state of emergency and evacuated the community of Grindavik in anticipation of a possible volcanic eruption after earthquakes shook the area late last week and into the weekend. Western University has the following Earth Sciences experts available to comment.
Post Doctoral Research Associate, Earth Sciences, and Statistical and Actuarial Sciences
Areas of expertise: Volcanoes and earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, crustal and volcanic seismicity, imaging of magmatic reservoirs.
Professor, Earth Sciences
Areas of expertise: Planetary geology, economic geology, Director of the Earth and Planetary Materials Analysis Laboratory.
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