Environment logo FAUST is an Environment project of the European Union (ENV4-CT97-0528). The project started in January 1998 and was completed in December 2000. The EC scientific officer in charge of the project was Maria Yeroyanni; the unit head was A. Ghazi.

FAUST's main goals have been (1) creating a WWW database of seismogenic sources of Europe and (2)  testing the impact of different source models on seismic hazard estimates.

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