Advanced Training for experienced SeisComP3 users at gempa in Potsdam, Germany, March 13 - 16, 2018


  • Dr. Dirk Roessler (Senior Geophysicist - gempa GmbH) confirmed as a trainer for this session
  • Session Dates Confirmed: 13 - 16 March, 2018

We are again announcing the Advanced Training for SeisComP3. This Advanced Course is perfect for experienced SeisComP3 users who wish to advance their SeisComP3 experience beyond standard application and increase the productivity of SeisComP3 systems for monitoring of local earthquakes.

The training covers the following topics:

  • Introduction to tuning options of the standard SeisComP3 package with optional release upgrade.
  • Introduction to scanloc  for monitoring of local earthquakes.
  • Introduction to new S-picker algorithm with GUI for debugging and tuning.
  • Offline playbacks.
  • Tuning of scautopick and scautoloc for local earthquake monitoring.
  • Configuration of scanloc.
  • Configuration of new S-picker.
  • Data analysis and tuning.
  • Further customizations as local velocity models, locator tools, magnitude configuration etc.
  • Customizations of maps and map projections.
    Participants may bring their own datasets and use it for tuning.

In addition the participants get an institute-wide 5 years license for

  • scanloc (cluster search based automatic earthquake detection and localization module)
  • the new S-picker plug-in (SAIC)
  • map projections plug-in

The training is highly hands-on oriented. Trainees get to learn and to practice actively at all times. Therefore, the registration to the 4 days training is open to everyone but limited to a maximum of 8 persons.

It will be held at gempa offices in Potsdam, Germany. See the Advanced Training Website for more information and the goals of the course.

This time we still have a limited number of places for the Advanced Training in March available. Please contact us if you like to learn about SeisComP3 and if you wish to participate with short notice.

See you in Potsdam!