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About COSMOS: Members

Core Members

Larger Networks (>1000 stations)
California Geological Survey
U.S. Geological Survey

Organizational Members

Department of Water Resources, State of California
Earthquake Engineering Research Institute
Golden Gate Bridge, Highway & Transportation District
Pacific Gas & Electric Company
Puerto Rico Seismic Network and the Strong Motion Program

Organizations that have donated records

• Bogazici Univ., Kandilli Observatory, Turkey
• California Inst. of Technology
• Centro de Investigaciones Geotechnicas, El Salvador
• Dept. of Geophysics and Geodesy, Santiago, Chile
• Geological Survey of Canada
• IRIGM: Univ. Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France
• Inst. de Ingenieria , UNAM, Mexico
• Inst. of Geological & Nuclear Sciences Ltd, New Zealand
• Japan Peru Earthquake Engineering and Disaster Mitigation Center
• Kiban-Kyoshin Network, Japan
• Kyoshin Net, Japan
• Los Angeles Dept. of Water and Power
• Los Angeles Flood Control Metropolitan Water District
• Mid-America Center for Earthquake Engineering Research
• Nat. Survey for Seismic Protection, Armenia
• Seattle Light and Power
• Seismology Center, CWB, Taipei, Taiwan
• Southern California Earthquake Center
• Southern California Edison
• Tacoma Public Utilities
• University CentroAmericana, San Salvador, El Salvador
• University of California at Los Angeles
• University of Nevada, Reno
• University of Southern California
• University of Washington, Geophysics Program
• Washington Dept. of Natural Resources

Affiliate Members

Kinemetrics, Inc.

Collaborating Organizations and Institutions

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research (MCEER)
Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER)
Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC)
World Seismic Safety Initiative (WSSI)

COSMOS is a non-profit organization whose goal is to expand and significantly modernize the acquisition and application of strong-motion data in order to increase public safety from earthquakes.

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