Our research

COMET is aiming to significantly improve the understanding of tectonic and volcanic processes and the hazard they present.  We have three overarching aims for 2014-2019:

Find out more about our broader aims, the techniques we use to monitor the Earth, our research impact,  and read about specific earthquakes and eruptions.

You can also read about some of our recent research on earthquakes and tectonics and volcanoes.

Nepal earthquake April 2015. Credit: Copernicus data (2015)/ESA/Norut/PPO.labs/COMET–ESA SEOM INSARAP study