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GONAF (Geophysical borehole Observatory at the North Anatolian Fault) is a joint research venture between Helmholtz Centre Potsdam German Research Centre for Geosciences Potsdam (GFZ) and the Turkish Disaster and Emergency Presidency (AFAD) in Ankara. The aim of this project is to monitor earthquake activity at low magnitude-detection threshold in the Istanbul / eastern Sea of Marmara region where a major (M>7) earthquake is pending.

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INDUCED.PL is a private portfolio website of Dr Grzegorz Kwiatek, Seismologist at GFZ Potsdam (Section 4.2: Geomechanics and Rheology). The project contains information on past and pending research projects related to understanding physics of earthquakes across all scales from laboratory experiments on rock sample to large seismic events. It also provides access to freely downloadable software used in seismo-mechanical analysis of natural and induced seismicity.

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