ORFEUS Observatories & Research Facilities for European Seismology

ORFEUS is the non-profit foundation to coordinate and promote digital, broadband seismology in the European-Mediterranean area.

EIDA is the European Integrated Data Archive infrastructure within ORFEUS to provide access to seismic waveform data in European archives.


Recent News


New ORFEUS Secretary General: Carlo Cauzzi


Carlo Cauzzi ORFEUS is very happy to announce the appointment of Dr. Carlo Cauzzi as Secretary General of ORFEUS with effect of February 1, 2018.

Carlo is a well respected scientist at ETHZ (Switzerland) since 2010, with expertise in engineering seismology, the operational aspects of seismic and strong-motion networks and the interaction with both earthquake and engineering communities.

ORFEUS warmly welcomes Carlo and wishes him all the best in his new position !

ORFEUS is very grateful to Angelo Strollo (GFZ), Lucia Luzi (INGV) and Reinoud Sleeman (ODC/KNMI) for carrying out the SG tasks for ORFEUS during the last three years on a voluntary basis.