• CRUST is an Italian Interuniversity Center aimed to promote research and teaching in the field of Seismotectonics, meant as the analysis of long-term and present tectonic processes operating at a wide range of temporal and spatial scales, in order to understand seismogenic process controlling seismic hazard.

    The acronym CRUST literally stands for “Centro InterRUniversitario per l’Analisi SismoTettonica tridimensionale con applicazioni territoriali”.