PhD,Earth and Planetary Science, University of California, 2008
MS,Geological Sciences, Arizona State University, 2005
BA,Geophysics, University of California, 1999
Sean Ford is a seismologist in the Physical & Life Sciences Directorate at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). His primary research at LLNL involves understanding the seismic signature of the explosion source. He started at LLNL as a postdoctoral researcher in 2009 and became a staff scientist in 2010. Prior to obtaining his advanced degrees, he served for four years in the U.S. Air Force Space Command. He is a member of the Society of Exploration Geophysics, Seismological Society of America, and the American Geophysical Union.
Explosion source phenomenology, seismic attenuation, aftershock statistics, neotectonics, and the deep earth.