Andrej Gosar obtained his B.S. degree in geology in 1987 and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in geophysics in 1993 and 1997, respectively, from the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. Dr. Gosar is currently a Professor of applied geophysics and seismology at the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, and the Director of the Seismology and Geology Office, Slovenian Environment Agency, Slovenia. His areas of expertise include seismology, earthquake hazard, seismic site effects, microtremor method, seismotectonics, and the seismic reflection method. Dr. Gosar serves as the National Representative of the International Association of Seismology and Physics of the Earth Interior, the European Seismological Commission, and the Society of Exploration Geophysicists. He is a Member of the Scientific Board of the UNESCO International Geoscience Programme (IGCP) and a Team Leader for the Geohazards, European Geosciences Union.
Biography Updated on 4 November 2013