Seismology Seminar Schedule

We meet every Thursdays (starting Sept 19) in room 54-915 at 2:00 pm

 

Date Paper Presenter
19 September 2013 Stable creeping fault segments can become destructive as a result of dynamic weakening. Noda, Hiroyuki et al. Nature. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature11703 Germán Prieto
26 September 2013 From Sub-Rayleigh to Supershear Ruptures During Stick-Slip Experiments on Crustal Rocks. F. X. Passelegue et al. (link) Piero Poli
03 October 2013 Melting of Iron at Earth’s Inner Core Boundary Based on Fast X-ray Diffraction. S. Anzellini et al. (Link)
Lizzie Day
10 October 2013 Preliminary Date. Reviewing Seismic Data. Seismic Noise - Deep Earthquakes G. Prieto, P. Poli
17 October 2013 Continuous Permeability Measurements Record Healing Inside the Wenchuan Earthquake Fault Zone. Lian Xue et al. (Link) Berenice Froment
24 October 2013 No Seminar  
31 October 2013 Slow Earthquakes, Preseismic Velocity Changes, and the Origin of Slow Frictional Stick-Slip. Bryan M. Kaproth and Chris Marone (link)
Dylan Mikesell
07 November 2013 A mantle magma reservoir beneath an incipient mid-ocean ridge in Afar, Ethiopia.Desissa, M. et al. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ngeo1925 Chunquan Yu
14 November 2013 Preliminary Date. Reviewing Seismic Data.  
21 November 2013 ROOM 209 -  
28 November 2013    
05 December 2013 Thesis Defense - Scott Burdick  

Suggested Papers

(please select two options)
  • NATURE GEOSCIENCE

    Sager, William W.  Et al.
    An immense shield volcano within the Shatsky Rise oceanic plateau, northwest Pacific Ocean
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ngeo1934 

    Michaut, Chloe et al.
    Eruption cyclicity at silicic volcanoes potentially caused by magmatic gas waves
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ngeo1928

    Petrunin, A. G. Et al.
    Heat flux variations beneath central Greenland/'s ice due to anomalously thin lithosphere
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ngeo1898

    Rychert, Catherine A. Et al.
    Seismic imaging of melt in a displaced Hawaiian plume
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ngeo1878

    Lupi, M. Et al.
    Lusi mud eruption triggered by geometric focusing of seismic waves
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ngeo1884

    Dmitrieva, Ksenia et al.
    Frictional-faulting model for harmonic tremor before Redoubt Volcano eruptions
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ngeo1879

    Pritchard, M. E. Et al.
    Subsidence at southern Andes volcanoes induced by the 2010 Maule, Chile earthquake http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ngeo1855

    Gleason, A. E. Et al.
    Strength of iron at core pressures and evidence for a weak Earth/'s inner core
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/

     

  • NATURE

    Hemingway, D. Et al.
    A rigid and weathered ice shell on Titan
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature12400

    Holme, R. Et al.
    Characterization and implications of intradecadal variations in length of day
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature12282

    Hamano, Keiko et al.
    Emergence of two types of terrestrial planet on solidification of magma ocean
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature12163

    Key, Kerry et al.
    Electrical image of passive mantle upwelling beneath the northern East Pacific Rise 
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature11932

    Naif, S. Et al.
    Melt-rich channel observed at the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/

     

  • SCIENCE

    Scott French et al.
    Waveform tomography reveals Channeled flow at the base of the Oceanic Astenosphere
    Doi:10.1126/science.1241514

    Hejun Zhu et al
    Mapping Tectonic Deformation in the Crust and Upper Mantle Beneath Europe and the North Atlantic Ocean
    DOI:10.1126/science.1241335

    Emily Brodsky et al.
    Anthropogenic Seismicity Rates and Operational Parameters at the Salton Sea Geothermal Field
    DOI:10.1126/science.1239213

    Nicholas J. Van der Elst et al.
    Enhanced Remote Earthquake Triggering at Fluid-Injection Sites in the Midwestern United States
    DOI:10.1126/science.1238948

    F. X. Passelegue et al.
    From Sub-Rayleigh to Supershear Ruptures During Stick-Slip Experiments on Crustal Rocks
    DOI:10.1126/science.1235637

    G. Ekstrom et al.
    Simple Scaling of Catastrophic Landslide Dynamics
    DOI:10.1126/science.1232887

    J. C. Chang et al.
    Rapid Acceleration Leads to Rapid Weakening in Earthquake-Like Laboratory Experiments
    DOI:10.1126/science.1221195

    L. Meng et al.
    Earthquake in a Maze: Compressional Rupture Branching During the 2012 Mw 8.6 Sumatra Earthquake
    DOI:10.1126/science.1224030

    K-F Ma et al.
    Isotropic Events Observed with a Borehole Array in the Chelungpu Fault Zone, Taiwan
    DOI:10.1126/science.1222119

    Kelvin R. Berryman et al.
    Major Earthquakes Occur Regularly on an Isolated Plate Boundary Fault
    DOI:10.1126/science.1218959

    S. Barbot et al.
    Under the Hood of the Earthquake Machine: Toward Predictive Modeling of the Seismic Cycle
    DOI:10.1126/science.1218796