Current Events in Active Tectonics: Journal Club and Research Updates
 

EPS 290

Wednesday 1:10 PM , BSL Conference Room


April 15

Chris Johnson
Trugman et al. (2014) Did stresses from the Cerro Prieto Geothermal Field influence the El Mayor-Cucapah rupture sequence?
GRL Link

Brent Delbridge
Procter and Hirth (2015) Role of pore fluid pressure on transient strength changes and fabric development during serpentine dehydration at mantle conditions: Implications for subduction-zone seismicity
EPSLLink

Kathryn Materna
Thompson, T. B., A. Plesch, J. Shaw, and B. Meade (2015) Rapid slip-deficit rates at the eastern margin of the Tibetan Plateau prior to the 2008 M7.9 Wenchuan Earthquake GRL Link

March 11

Mong-Han
Tormann et al. (2015) Randomness of megathrust earthquakes implied by rapid stress recovery after the Japan earthquake Nature Geoscience Link

Brent Delbridge

Greg Hirth and N.M. Beeler. (Geology, 2015) The role of fluid pressure on frictional behavior at the base of the seismogenic zone. Abstract Full Text (PDF) Figures Only

Chris Johnson
A.A. Royer, A.M. Thomas, and M.G. Bostock(2015) Tidal modulation of low-frequency earthquakes in northern Cascadia Journal of Geophysical Research Link

March 4

Kathryn Materna
Compton, K., R. Bennett, and S. Hreinsdottir (2015) Climate-driven vertical acceleration of Icelandic crust measured by continuous GPS geodesy GRL Link
Gusman, A. et al (2015) Fault slip distribution of the 2014 Iquiqui, Chile, earthquake estimated from ocean-wide tsunami waveforms and GPS data GRL Link

February 18

Yan Hu
Stern, T.A., et al. (2015) A seismic reflection image for the base of a tectonic plate Nature Link
Beghein, C., et al. (2014) Changes in Seismic Anisotropy Shed Light on the Nature of the Gutenberg Discontinuity Science Link

February 11

Chris Johnson
Shelly, D.R. (2015) Complexity of the deep San Andreas Fault zone defined by cascading tremor Nature Geoscience Link

Kathryn Materna
Behr, W. M. and J. P. Platt (2014) Brittle faults are weak, yet ductile middle crust is strong: Implications for lithospheric mechanics GRL Link
Wallace, L. et al (2014) Quake clamps down on slow slip GRL Link


     Topics of Interest:

  • Rheology 
  • Fault Mechanics 
  • Earthquake Triggering 
  • Aseismic Faulting 
  • Transient Deformation 
  • Fault Geometry 
  • Earthquake Cycle Deformation 
  • Volcano Deformation 
  • Landslide Deformation 
  • GPS 
  • InSAR

Estelle
JGR-SE  Rem.Sens.Env.

Kathryn
 GRL

Chris
 Nature & BSSA

Mong-Han
  Nature-Geo

Andrea
 GJI

Kim
 Geology

Brent
EPSL

Yan
 Science

Sierra
 Tectonophysics, G-cubed

Julien
 Engin. Geol.

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