December 2017

(up to Dec. 2, 2017)


November 2017

Blind Thrusting, Surface Folding, and the Development of Geological Structure in the Mw 6.3 2015 Pishan (China) Earthquake

Authors: E. A. Ainscoe, J. R. Elliott, A. Copley, T. J. Craig, T. Li, B. E. Parsons, R. T. Walker

First Published: 27 November 2017


Piecemeal Rupture of the Mentawai Patch, Sumatra: The 2008 Mw 7.2 North Pagai Earthquake Sequence

Authors: Rino Salman, Emma M. Hill, Lujia Feng, Eric O. Lindsey, Deepa Mele Veedu, Sylvain Barbot, Paramesh Banerjee, Iwan Hermawan, Danny H. Natawidjaja

First Published: 27 November 2017


The 2016 Kumamoto Mw = 7.0 Earthquake: A Significant Event in a Fault–Volcano System

Authors: Han Yue, Zachary E. Ross, Cunren Liang, Sylvain Michel, Heresh Fattahi, Eric Fielding, Angelyn Moore, Zhen Liu, Bo Jia

First Published: 27 November 2017


Neotectonic Deformation in Central Eurasia: A Geodynamic Model Approach

Authors: Lavinia Tunini, Ivone Jiménez‐Munt, Manel Fernandez, Jaume Vergés, Peter Bird

First Published: 27 November 2017


Microseismicity in Southern South Island, New Zealand: Implications for the Mechanism of Crustal Deformation Adjacent to a Major Continental Transform

Authors: Emily Warren‐Smith, Simon Lamb, Tim A. Stern, Euan Smith

First Published: 27 November 2017


Crustal Deformation in the India‐Eurasia Collision Zone From 25 Years of GPS Measurements

Authors: Gang Zheng, Hua Wang, Tim J. Wright, Yidong Lou, Rui Zhang, Weixing Zhang, Chuang Shi, Jinfang Huang, Na Wei

First Published: 6 November 2017


Slip Behavior of the Queen Charlotte Plate Boundary Before and After the 2012, MW 7.8 Haida Gwaii Earthquake: Evidence From Repeating Earthquakes

Authors: Tim W. Hayward, Michael G. Bostock

First Published: 3 November 2017


October 2017

Rapid Geodetic Shortening Across the Eastern Cordillera of NW Argentina Observed by the Puna‐Andes GPS Array

Authors: Phillip K. McFarland, Richard A. Bennett, Patricia Alvarado, Peter G. DeCelles

First Published: 28 October 2017


Remote Sensing of Ground Deformation for Monitoring Groundwater Management Practices: Application to the Santa Clara Valley During the 2012–2015 California Drought

Authors: Estelle Chaussard, Pietro Milillo, Roland Bürgmann, Daniele Perissin, Eric J. Fielding, Brett Baker

First Published: 26 October 2017


Dominant Controls of Downdip Afterslip and Viscous Relaxation on the Postseismic Displacements Following the Mw7.9 Gorkha, Nepal, Earthquake

Authors: Bin Zhao, Roland Bürgmann, Dongzhen Wang, Kai Tan, Ruilin Du, Rui Zhang

First Published: 14 October 2017


Delayed Seismicity Rate Changes Controlled by Static Stress Transfer

Authors: Kayla A. Kroll, Keith B. Richards‐Dinger, James H. Dieterich, Elizabeth S. Cochran

First Published: 14 October 2017


A Physical Model for Interseismic Erosion of Locked Fault Asperities

Authors: Andreas P. Mavrommatis, Paul Segall, Kaj M. Johnson

First Published: 7 October 2017


Stress Orientations in a Locked Subduction Zone at the Southern Hikurangi Margin, New Zealand

Authors: Dominic Evanzia, Thomas Wilson, Martha K. Savage, Simon Lamb, Hamish Hirschberg

First Published: 7 October 2017


September 2017

An Investigation of the Accuracy of Coulomb Stress Changes Inferred From Geodetic Observations Following Subduction Zone Earthquakes

Authors: Bryan J. Stressler, William D. Barnhart

First Published: 25 September 2017



August 2017

Insights into the causal relationship between slow slip and tectonic tremor in Guerrero, Mexico

Carlos Villafuerte, Víctor M. Cruz‐Atienza

First Published: 26 August 2017


Bounding the moment deficit rate on crustal faults using geodetic data: Methods

Jeremy Maurer, Paul Segall, Andrew M. Bradley

First Published: 19 August 2017


Connecting depth limits of interseismic locking, microseismicity, and large earthquakes in models of long‐term fault slip

Junle Jiang, Nadia Lapusta

First Published: 15 August 2017


Connecting crustal seismicity and earthquake‐driven stress evolution in Southern California

Fred F. Pollitz, Camilla Cattania

First Published: 14 August 2017


Slow slip events in the early part of the earthquake cycle

Nicholas K. Voss, Rocco Malservisi, Timothy H. Dixon, Marino Protti

First Published: 9 August 2017


Does fault strengthening in laboratory rock friction experiments really depend primarily upon time and not slip?

Pathikrit Bhattacharya, Allan M. Rubin, Nicholas M. Beeler

First Published: 10 August 2017


A microscopic model of rate and state friction evolution

Tianyi Li, Allan M. Rubin

First Published: 10 August 2017



July 2017


Objective estimation of spatially variable parameters of epidemic type aftershock sequence model: Application to California

Shyam Nandan, Guy Ouillon, Stefan Wiemer, Didier Sornette

First Published: 3 July 2017; Vol: 122, 10.1002/2016JB013266


Emergence and disappearance of interplate repeating earthquakes following the 2011 M9.0 Tohoku‐oki earthquake: Slip behavior transition between seismic and aseismic depending on the loading rate

Norishige Hatakeyama, Naoki Uchida, Toru Matsuzawa, Wataru Nakamura

First Published: 5 July 2017; Vol: 122, DOI: 10.1002/2016JB013914


Temporal variation of tectonic tremor activity in southern Taiwan around the 2010 ML6.4 Jiashian earthquake

Kevin Chao, Zhigang Peng, Ya‐Ju Hsu, Kazushige Obara, Chunquan Wu, Kuo‐En Ching, Suzan van der Lee, Hsin‐Chieh Pu, Peih‐Lin Leu, Aaron Wech

First Published: 22 July 2017; Vol: 122, DOI: 10.1002/2016JB013925


Active thrusting of the Longquan Fault in the central Sichuan basin, China, and the seismotectonic behavior in the Longmen Shan fold‐and‐thrust belt

Maomao Wang, Aiming Lin

First Published: 11 July 2017; Vol: 122, DOI: 10.1002/2016JB013391