About QAFI v.3

QAFI - Quaternary Active Faults Database of Iberia
QAFI is a database of faults showing geological evidence of activity during the Quaternary (last 2.6 million years). The objective of the database is two-fold: 1. Serve as an official repository of scientific information available to all the researcher’s community, and 2. To facilitate knowledge-transfer to the industry and society in general, particularly for improving seismic hazard provisions by means of including geological data from active faults. The database is hosted and maintained by the Geological Survey of Spain (IGME) in collaboration with the Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia (LNEG, Portugal) and is freely accessible to the research and technical community and to society in general. See Disclaimer for information on the use of QAFI. QAFI v.3 has been made possible thanks to the free effort of many Iberian Earth Science researches (list of compilers). QAFI v.3 is a contribution from SISMOGEN project funded by IGME. Please, read the users’ guide to learn more about QAFI v.3 and find the improvements done in relation to the precedent version.


Technical editors (ACCESS database):

Santiago Martín Alfageme (QAFI v.2) (IGME)
Julián García-Mayordomo (IGME)
Cristina Crespo Martín (UCM-IGME)

Technical editors (SHAPE-FILES):

Raquel Martín-Banda (UCM-IGME)
Julián García-Mayordomo (IGME)

Web application:

Ángel Prieto Martín (IGME)

Scientific editors of QAFI v.3:

Julián García-Mayordomo (IGME)
Raquel Martín-Banda (UCM-IGME)
José J. Martínez-Díaz (UCM)
Juan M. Insua-Arévalo (UCM)
Jose A. Álvarez-Gómez (UCM)
João Cabral (U. Lisboa, Portugal)
Catarina Moniz (LNEG, Portugal)
Ruben Dias (LNEG, Portugal)

Scientific collaborators:

Click here for a complete list of compilers.

How to cite the database:

J. García-Mayordomo, J.M. Insua-Arévalo, J.J. Martínez-Díaz, A. Jiménez-Díaz, R. Martín-Banda, S. Martín-Alfageme, J.A. Álvarez-Gómez, M. Rodríguez-Peces, R. Pérez-López, M.A. Rodríguez-Pascua, E. Masana, H. Perea, F. Martín-González, J. Giner-Robles, E.S. Nemser, J. Cabral and the QAFI Compilers Working Group (2012) The Quaternary Active Faults Database of Iberia (QAFI v.2.0), Journal of Iberian Geology, 38(1): 285-302.

How to cite a record:

Compiler/s name/s (compilation year) Name of the fault: name of the segment (ID). In: Quaternary Active Faults Database of Iberia v.3.0 - November 2015 (García-Mayordomo et al., eds.), IGME, Madrid.

How to cite the web site of the database:

IGME (2015). QAFI v.3: Quaternary Active Faults Database of Iberia. Accessed "DATE", from IGME web site: http://info.igme.es/QAFI
QAFI - Quaternary Active Faults Database of Iberia
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