Consortium for Economic Migration and Tomography

The Consortium for Economic Migration and Tomography is a partnership
between the Nevada Seismological Laboratory and Optim LLC.

Optim - What is Seismic Migration? - NSL - NSRA

The CEMAT Goal:

Applying advanced computational methods in migration and tomography, CEMAT creates research products that will enhance members' ability to cost-effectively generate and develop economic mineral and energy prospects, or to evaluate and mitigate potential seismic hazards.

About CEMAT:

NSL Logo Optim Logo CEMAT is a unique consortium made possible by a partnership between Optim, a Nevada based technology company, and the Nevada Seismological Laboratory (NSL) at the University of Nevada, Reno.

Example CEMAT Case Histories

Click on an image for a 1-page PDF summary.
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CEMAT invites members with interests in the following fields:

CEMAT Staff:

Dr. John Louie Associate Professor, Nevada Seismological Lab, CEMAT Geophysical Research Director
Mr. William Honjas Principal, Optim LLC, CEMAT Executive Director
Dr. Satish Pullammanappallil Chief Software Developer, Optim LLC, CEMAT Chief Scientist
If you desire more information about CEMAT membership or activities, please contact:

Seismological Lab 174
University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557-0141 USA
Phone: (775) 784-6613; Fax: (775) 784-4165
World-Wide Web:

Optim - What is Seismic Migration? - NSL - NSRA