Prof. Milton Garces


Thrust Area Lead

University of Hawaii



Dr. Garcés specializes in the study of global infrasound from man-made and geophysical sources in the atmosphere, ocean, and solid Earth. He founded the Infrasound Laboratory of the University of Hawaii, and is a collaborating scientist with the Earth Observatory of Singapore. Dr. Garcés operates International Monitoring System stations in Hawaii and Palau, as well as regional stations in Hawaii. Recent projects include the preparation of the CTBTO Infrasound Technology Roadmap, the study of infrasound from hurricanes, tsunamis, meteors, and high surf, as well as real-time acoustic monitoring of volcanic eruptions.