Current Events in Active Tectonics: Journal Club and Research Updates
 

EPS 290

Wednesday 1:10 pm, 220 McCone (BSL Conference room)

Journal Club Papers


May 27, 2009

Isabelle
Lomax & Michelini, Tsunami early warning using earthquake rupture duration, GRL, v. 36, L09306 [online article]

April 29,2009

Amanda
E. Hearn and Y. Fialko, Can compliant fault zones be used to measure absolute stresses in the upper crust?, JGR, v. 114, B04403[pdf]

Pascal
T.-R. A. Song et al., Subducting Slab Ultra-Slow Velocity Layer Coincident with Silent Earthquakes in Southern Mexico, Science, v. 324, 502-506[html abstract]

Isabelle
T.-R. A. Song et al., Subducting Slab Ultra-Slow Velocity Layer Coincident with Silent Earthquakes in Southern Mexico, Science, v. 324, 502-506[html abstract]

March 18, 2009

Leslie
Walter, T.R., et al., Simultaneous magma and gas eruptions at three volcanoes in southern Italy: An earthquake trigger?, Geology, v. 37(3), 251-254.[html abstract]

Isabelle
Fielding et al., Shallow fault-zone dilatancy recovery after the 2003 Bam earthquake in Iran, Nature, v. 458, 64-68. [online article]
Amanda
Kirkpatrick et al., Pseudotachylytes: rarely generated, rarely preserved, or rarely reported?, BSSA, v. 99, 382-88. [online article]

March 4, 2009

Leslie
Dair, L, and M.L. Cooke, San Andreas fault geometry through the San Gorgonio Pass, California, Geology, v. 37(2), 119-122.

Ingrid
Sudhaus and Jonsson, Improved source modelling through combined use of InSAR and GPS under consideration of correlated data errors: application to the June 2000 Kleifarvatn earthquake, Iceland, Geophysical Journal International v. 176, 389-404, Feb. 2009 [pdf]

February 4, 2009

Isabelle
La Rocca, M. et al., Cascadia Tremor Located Near Plate Interface Constrained by S Minus P Waves, Science, v. 323, 620. [pdf]

Amanda
Delouis, B. et al., The Mw 7.7 Tocopilla Earthquake of 14 November 2007 at the Southern Edge of the Northern Chile Seismic Gap: Rupture in the Deep Part of the Coupled Plate Interface , BSSA, v. 99, 1. [abstract]

Leslie
Loveless et al., Surface cracks record long-term seismic segmentation of the Andean margin, Geology, 37(1), 23-26. [pdf]

January 21, 2009

Leslie
Robl, J., et al., Extension during continental convergence in the Eastern Alps: The influence of orogen-scale strike-slip faults , Geology, v. 36(12), 963-966. [paper .pdf]

Kelly
Umeda, K., et al., High 3He emanations from the source regions of recent large earthquakes, central Japan , G-Cubed, v. 9 (12). [paper .pdf]

Isabelle
Kerr & Stone, A Human Trigger for the Great Quake of Sichuan?, Science v. 323, 322. [pdf]


     Topics of Interest:

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

Isabelle
Science & Nature

Noah
 JGR

Ingrid
 GJI

Leslie
 Geology & GSA Bulletin

Nicolas
EPSL & Eos

Aurelie
GRL

Kelly
G-Cubed/Nature-Geo

Amanda
BSSA

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