Members of the International Seismological Centre

Membership of the ISC is open to any national academy, agency, scientific institution or other non-profit organisation. Any commercial organisation with an interest in the objectives and/or output of the Centre may become an Associate Member. Each member of the ISC is represented on the Governing Council, which is the ruling body of the ISC.

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The National Science Foundation of the United States. (Grant No. EAR-0949072), U.S.A.
The Royal Society of London, United Kingdom
The Geological Survey of Canada
Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences, New Zealand
The University of Bergen, Norway
Bundesministerium für Wissenschaft und Forschung, Austria
The Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute, Netherlands
National Defence Research Establishment, Sweden
The Seismological Institute, National Observatory of Athens, Greece

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
India Meteorological Department, India
Institute National des Sciences de l'Univers, France
Instituto Português do Mar e da Atmosfera, Portugal
National Institute for Earth Physics, Romania
The Geophysical Institute of Israel

The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), Japan
GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam, Germany
The Swiss Academy of Sciences, Switzerland
Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute, Turkey

Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe, Germany
Geoscience Australia
Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland - GEUS, Denmark
Seismology Research Centre, Australia

Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

The University of Helsinki, Finland
National Research Institute for Astronomy and Geophysics (NRIAG), Cairo, Egypt

Council for Geoscience, South Africa
Institute of Geophysics, National University of Mexico
The Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary

China Earthquake Administration, China
Instituto Geográfico Nacional, Spain
The Icelandic Meteorological Office, Iceland

Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, Ireland

Instituto Nacional de Prevención Sísmica (INPRES), Argentina

Stiftelsen NORSAR, Norway
Natural Resources Authority, Amman, Jordan
Observatoire Royal de Belgique, Belgium

Environmental Agency of Slovenia

National Earthquake Information Center, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S.A.

Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology, U.S.A.

Geological Survey Department, Cyprus

Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Italy

British Geological Survey, United Kingdom
University of Texas at Austin, U.S.A.

Laboratoire de Détection et de Géophysique/CEA, France
Iraqi Seismic Network, Iraq

Korean Meterological Administration, Republic of Korea

Institute of Earth Sciences, Academia Sinica, Chinese Taipei
Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale, Italy

Uppsala Universitet, Sweden
Institute of Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
University of the West Indies, Jamaica

AWE Blacknest, United Kingdom

Earthquake Research Institute, University of Tokyo, Japan
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC), Japan
University of the West Indies, Trinidad and Tobago

Red Sísmica de Puerto Rico

Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency, Turkey
Soreq Nuclear Research Centre (SNRC), Israel

Centre de Recherche en Astronomie, Astrophysique et Géophysique (CRAAG), Algeria
Centre of Geophysical Monitoring (CGM) of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus
The University of Melbourne, Australia