New Mexico Tech
Dept. of Earth &
801 Leroy Place
This is an informal get-together of faculty and grad students mainly from geophysics to discuss recent papers of broad interest. If there's a particular paper that caught your eye and you want to have a broad discussion on this, send me an email:
MSEC 202, Thu 14:00-15:00.
Here is a list of papers that we can choose from for our next meetings.
|January 19||Bletery et al. (2016). Mega-earthquakes rupture flat megathrusts Science|
|January 26||NO MEETING - RG travel|
|August 22||Gudmundsson et al. (2016). Gradual caldera collapse at Bardarbunga volcano, Iceland, regulated by lateral magma outflow Science|
|August 29||VanderBeek et al. (2016). Segmentation of mid-ocean ridges attributed to oblique mantle divergence Nature Geoscience|
|September 5||NO MEETING - LABOR DAY|
|September 19||Ding & Lin et al. (2016). Deformation and faulting of subduction overriding plate caused by a subducted seamount GRL|
|September 26||Ide (2016). Characteristics of slow earthquakes in the very low frequency band: Application to the Cascadia subduction zone JGR|
|October 03 (Michael)|
|October 10 (Joaquin)||Kurzawski et al. (2016). Earthquake nucleation in weak subducted carbonates, Nature Geoscience|
|October 17 (Rhiannon)||Wang et al. (2016). The 2013 Wyoming upper mantle earthquakes: Tomography and tectonic implications, JGR|
|October 24||Lin et al. (2016). Coseismic rupturing stopped by Aso volcano during the 2016 Mw 7.1 Kumamoto earthquake, Japan, Science|
|October 31 (Rio)||
|March 1||Uchida, N., T. Iinuma, R. M. Nadeau, R. Bürgmann, R. Hino (2016). Periodic slow slip triggers megathrust zone earthquakes in northeastern Japan Science|
|March 8||Biggs, J., E. Robertson, K. Cashman (2016). The lateral extent of volcanic interactions during unrest and eruption Nature Geoscience|
|March 15||no meeting - Spring Break|
|March 22||no meeting|
Exchange on whether or not the Tohoku rupture is already capable to produce another
M 9.0 earthquake:
|April 5||Kundu, B., N. K. Vissa, and V. K. Gahalaut (2015), Influence of anthropogenic groundwater unloading in Indo-Gangetic plains on the 25 April 2015 Mw 7.8 Gorkha, Nepal earthquake, Geophys. Res. Lett.|
|April 12||Fan, J., D. Zhao, and D. Dong (2016), Subduction of a buoyant plateau at the Manila Trench: Tomographic evidence and geodynamic implications, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst.|
|April 19||no meeting - SSA|
|May 3|| A future of cheap, small, precise(?) MEMS gravimeters?
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