Our Team

Our Team
Earth Imaging Inc. is innovating microseismic monitoring techniques for the Exploration and Production industry. We have developed numerous patent-pending passive seismic techniques. We are software and service company focused on imaging the earth using our experience gained from running seismic experiments both for industry and academia. The EII team members are listed below along with our strategic partners.

Ilya Dricker

Ilya is Vice President of Research and Development at Instrumental Software Technologies, Inc. (ISTI). He holds a BS in Hydromachanics (Российский Государственный Университет Нефти и Газа им), an MS in Computer Science and a PhD in Geology (both from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Sidney Hellman

Sid is the President of Instrumental Software Technologies, Inc. (ISTI). He holds both a BA (Brandeis University) and an MA (State University of New York at Stony Brook) in Physics.

Paul Friberg

Paul is the Chief Executive Officer of Earth Imaging, Inc. (EII) and owner and founder of Instrumental Software Technologies, Inc. (ISTI). He holds a BS and MS in Geophysics and Computer Science (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Strategic Partners


Instrumental Software Technologies, Inc. (ISTI) is a software development company that specializes in writing custom software for the geophysical research community. Coding for academic, government and industrial customers under Linux/Unix/Mac OS X and MS-Windows, ISTI brings the reliability and support of commercial software to the world of research.

SYNAPSE Science Center

For about 15 years SYNAPSE Science Center has been at the center of seismological and geophysical software for data acquisition, transmission and processing systems. Its portfolio consists of dozens of products and R&D projects. Its application software and integration solutions work for universities, governmental agencies and private companies around the world.