photo of Dr. Cliff Frohlich

Cliff Frohlich

Senior Research Scientist Emeritus

Ph.D., M.S., Cornell University (1976, 1973);
B.A., Grinnell College (1969)

Telephone 512-471-0460
email: cliff at



What do scientists really do in the field? - 10 letters Cliff wrote home from Antarctica. Cliff also discusses "Big League Earth Science" in an MP4 video.

Cliff is a seismologist with an enduring interest in deep earthquakes, Texas earthquakes, moonquakes, and the statistical analysis of earthquake catalogs.

In 2008 he was an IRIS/SSA Distinguished Lecturer.