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Sylvain D. Barbot

University of Southern California
Associate Professor

Expertise: Earthquake Physics Crustal Deformation Numerical Modeling Remote Sensing
About Me Publications
Dr. Sylvain Barbot studied earthquake physics and tectonic geodesy at the Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris, the Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography (University of California at San Diego), and, as a postdoc, at the California Institute of Technology. Dr. Barbot was a Nanyang Assistant Professor and National Research Fellow at the Earth Observatory of Singapore and the Asian School of the Environment. He is now an Associate Professor at the University of Southern California where he conducts research on the physics of friction, fault dynamics, and lithospheric deformation during the seismic cycle.

SCEC Participation

SCEC Board of Directors, Core Institution Member (2019 - Present)