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Open Fiber launches real-time earthquake detection project

Thursday 30 April 2020 | 10:23 CET | News
Italian wholesale operator Open Fiber has announced the launch of a project to monitor seismic activity in real time with a view to detecting earthquakes using the fibre-optic infrastructure it's installing throughout the country. The project dubbed MEGLIO (Measuring Earthquake signals Gathered with Laser Interferometry on Optical Fibres) is the result of a collaboration with Pangea Formazione, INGV (National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology), INRIM (National Institute of Metrological Research) and Metallurgical Brescia.

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Companies: Open Fiber
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