Dr Chris Browitt

Dr Chris Browitt is a seismologist who retired as Director of the British Geological Survey (Scotland) in 2003 to join Edinburgh University and concentrate on interests in geohazards and disaster reduction. He has focused on satellite radar to observe millimetric ground movements, with applications in the vulnerability of cities and precursor strain, under a European Space Agency programme. He is President of the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre and Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

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