Dr. Nedimović is a researcher who uses ocean bottom seismometer (OBS) and multichannel seismic (MCS) data to investigate mid-ocean ridges, oceanic crustal evolution, subduction zones, transform faults, and rifted margins, with over 30 years’ experience in academia and industry. He has been PI/co-PI and Chief/co-Chief Scientist on numerous MCS/OBS cruises.
Dr. Cairns has 30 years of international experience in marine electromagnetic methods, multiphysics data interpretation and managing technical teams. Following research positions with the CNRS and ODP, he moved to Schlumberger where as Chief Geophysicist for non-seismic methods he oversaw land and marine surveys, data analysis, and R&D activities. In 2017 he left Schlumberger to hike the Pacific Crest Trail before returning to his research roots with NFSI.
Katie has over 10 years industry experience as a seismologist performing microseismic monitoring for the petroleum and mining industries, focused on algorithm development and data interpretation. As part of the NFSI and the Ocean Frontier Institute at Dalhousie, she is responsible for data management and pre-processing for a variety of ocean-based datasets, as well as providing web development expertise.