Participating in the International Training Course on Seismology in Podgorica

From October 9 to 11, 2023, project associates Anamarija Tremljan and Marko Kapelj participated in the seismological workshop EPOS „Next-Generation Open Seismological Data Sharing for Science and Society“. The workshop, which was attended by about 100 participants, marks a milestone in the coordination and expansion of seismological services at the European level within the EPOS …

Participation in the expert meeting „Reducing vulnerability in disasters in the area of ​​Sisak-Moslavina County“

On the occasion of the International Disaster Risk Reduction Day, which is commemorated on October 13, an expert meeting „Reducing vulnerability to disasters in the area of ​​Sisak-Moslavina County“ was held in Sisak on Thursday, October 12, 2023, organized by the Regional Office of Civil Protection Zagreb, Civil Protection Directorates and Civil Protection Headquarters of …

Education about OBS devices (Ocean Bottom Seismometers)

On Wednesday, September 13 and Thursday, September 14, 2023, Mr. Arne Schwenk, technical director of K.U.M. Environmental- and Marine Technology GmbH held a course about OBS devices (Ocean Bottom Seismometers) for employees of the Seismological Service. As part of the CROSSNET project, 10 OBS devices (model NAMMU) were acquired, which will be placed on the …

Participating in GDi Solutions Day 2023

On Thursday, September 7, 2023, the GDi Solutions Day conference was held at the Hilton Garden Inn hotel. In the “Mapping and Security” session CROSSNET project manager Tomislav Fiket presented ESRI solutions that we use every day. We use ArcGIS Survey123 for the inventory of tools and equipment of the Seismological Service, ArcGIS Field Maps …

Participation in the IUGG conference in Berlin

From July 11 to 18, 2023, we participated in the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) conference in Berlin, which brings together scientists from all over the world in the field of geodesy and geophysics. The described method was used to estimate the microseismic disturbance in the area of ​​Zadar County for the purpose …

Participation in the second MUZZA science week – Smart future

From May 19th to 21st, we participated in the II. MUZZA science week – Smart future, which was held at the Zagreb Fair. Science Week brought together numerous scientific institutions, associations and non-profit organizations with the aim of bringing science and technology closer to children and young people in an interactive and interesting way. We …

The visit of students from Bukovac Elementary School to the Seismological Survey

On Friday, May 12th, 2023, as part of the popularization of science, the eighth graders of Bukovac Elementary School visited the Seismological Survey of the Republic of Croatia. Seismologist Tomislav Fiket, dipl. ing. took the students through the Andrija Mohorovičić memorial room and introduced them to his life and scientific work. The memorial room consists …

Field measurements of microseismic noise in the Baranja region

From May 8th to 10th 2023, associates of the CROSSNET project, along with the project manager Tomislav Fiket, were carrying out field measurements of ambient microseismic noise in the Baranja region in order to determine locations for the placement of future seismological stations. Prior to the field measurements, a spatial analysis was performed using ArcGIS …

Participation in the EGU conference in Vienna

From April 23rd to 28th 2023, project associates on the CROSSNET project participated in the European Geosciences Union (EGU) conference in Vienna, the largest and most prominent European geoscience event, which attracted more than 16,000 people from all over the world. During our participation in the conference, we connected with leading experts, exchanged ideas and …

Installation of a new accelerograph at the Puntijarka seismological station

On Tuesday, April 18, 2023. project associates Antonio Brcković, Vedran Damjanović and Marko Pervan, together with project manager Tomislav Fiket, installed a new accelerograph as part of the maintenance and improvement of the existing stations. At Puntijarka station, the Etna 2 accelerograph, manufactured by Kinemetrics Inc., a device used to record strong nearby earthquakes, was …