Diego Arcas

Director of the NOAA Center for Tsunami Research

Diego R. Arcas is the Director of the NOAA Center for Tsunami Research and has been Senior Scientist/Principal Investigator with the Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean (JISAO) of the University of Washington. He has a B.S, M.S and Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering. His wide professional service include being co-chair the working group 1:UNESCOIntergovernmental Oceanographic Comission/Pacific Tsunami Warning
System and grant proposal evaluator for European Commission (EU) (Directorate General for Research and Innovation), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Agence Nationale de la Recerche, (ANR, France), Comisión Nacional de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica (CONECYT, Chile).