Recent Publications

Zeng, X., and C. H. Thurber (2016), A Graphics Processor Unit implementation for time-frequency phase-weighted stacking, Seism. Res. Lett., 87, 358-362, doi: 10.1785/0220150192.

Harrington, R. M., E. S. Cochran, E. M. Griffiths, X. Zeng, C. Thurber, and D. R. Shelly (2016), Earthquake relocations along the San Andreas Fault near Cholame, California suggest along-strike variations in fault frictional properties, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 106, doi: 10.1785/0120150171.

Masterlark, T., T. Donovan, K. Katzenstein, S. Tung, K. Feigl, and C. Thurber (2016), Volcano deformation source parameters estimated from InSAR: Sensitivities to uncertainties in seismic tomography, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 121, doi:10.1002/2015JB012656.

Fang, H., H. Zhang, H. Yao, A. Allam, D. Zigone, Y. Ben-Zion, C. Thurber, and R. D. van der Hilst (2016), A new algorithm for three-dimensional joint inversion of body-wave and surface-wave data and its application to the Southern California Plate Boundary Region, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 121, doi:10.1002/2015JB012702.

Feenstra, J. P., C. H. Thurber, J. Townend, S. W. Roecker, S. C. Bannister, N. Lord, S. Bourguinon, and D. Eberhart-Phillips (2016), Microseismicity and P-wave tomography of the central Alpine Fault, New Zealand, N. Z. J. Geol. Geophys., 59, 483-495, DOI: 10.1080/00288306.2016.1182561.

Zeng, X., C. H. Thurber, D. R. Shelly, R. M. Harrington, E. S. Cochran, N. L. Bennington, D. E. Peterson, B. Guo, and K. McClement (2016), Three-dimensional P- and S-wave velocity structure and low-frequency earthquake locations in the Parkfield, California region, Geophys. J. Int., 206, 1574-1585, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggw217.

Zeng, X., C. Lancelle, C. Thurber, D. Fratta, H. Wang, N. Lord, A. Chalari, and A. Clarke (2017), Properties of noise cross-correlation functions obtained from a Distributed Acoustic Sensing array at Garner Valley, California, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 107, 603-610, doi: 10.1785/0120160168.

Guo, B., C. H. Thurber, S. W. Roecker, J. Townend, C. Rawles, C. J. Chamberlain, C. M. Boese, S. C. Bannister, J. Feenstra, and J. Eccles (2017), 3D P- and S-wave velocity structure along the central Alpine Fault, South Island, New Zealand, Geophys. J. Int., 209, 935-947, doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggx059.

Chamberlain, C. J., C. M. Boese, J. D. Eccles, M. K. Savage, L.-M. Baratin, J. Townend, A. K. Gulley, K. M. Jacobs, A. Benson, S. Taylor-Offord, C. Thurber, B. Guo, T. Okada, R. Takagi, K. Yoshida, R. Sutherland, and V. G. Toy (2017), Real-time seismic monitoring at the DFDP-2 drill-site, Deep Fault Drilling Project, Alpine Fault, New Zealand, Seism. Res. Lett., 88, 1443-1454, DOI: 10.1785/0220170095.

Watkins, W. D., C. H. Thurber, E. R. Abbott, and M. R. Brudzinski (2018), Local earthquake tomography of the Jalisco, Mexico region, Tectonophysics, 724-725, 51-64.

Nugraha, A. D., H. A. Shiddiqi, S. Widiyantoro, C. H. Thurber, J. D. Pesicek, H. Zhang, S. H. Wiyono, M. Ramdhan, Wandono, and M. Irsyam (2018), Hypocenter relocation of earthquakes along the Sunda arc using a 3D seismic velocity model, Seism. Res. Lett., 89, 603-612. doi:10.1785/0220170107.

Cardiff, M., D. Lim, J. Patterson, J. Akerley, P. Spielman, J. Lopeman, P. Walsh, A. Singh, W. Foxall, H. Wang, N. Lord, C. Thurber, D. Fratta, R. Mellors, N. Davatzes, and K. Feigl (2018), Geothermal production and reduced seismicity: Correlation and proposed mechanism, Earth. Planet. Sci. Lett., 482, 470-477.

Thurber, C., and S.G. Prejean (2018), Volcanoes, observations and impact, in R. Meyers (ed.), Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology, second edition. Springer, New York, NY, doi:10.1007/978-1-4939-2493-6_731-3.

Li, P., and C. Thurber (2018), Rayleigh wave group velocity and shear velocity structure in the San Francisco Bay region from ambient noise tomography, Geophys. J. Int., 213, 1599-1607, https://doi.org /10.1093/gji/ggy095.

Wang, H. F., X. Zeng, D. E. Miller, D. Fratta, K. L. Feigl, and C. H. Thurber (2018), Ground motion response to a ML 4.3 earthquake using co-located Distributed Acoustic Sensing and seismometer arrays, Geophys. J. Int., 213, 2020-2036, https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggy102.

Lim, H., Y. Kim, R. W. Clayton, and C. H. Thurber (2018), Seismicity and structure of Nazca Plate subduction zone in southern Peru, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 498, 334-247, https://doi.org/10.1016/ j.epsl.2018.07.014.

Parker, L. M., C. H. Thurber, X. Zeng, N. E. Lord, D. Fratta, H. F. Wang, M. C. Robertson, A. M. Thomas, M. S. Karplus, A. Nayak, and K. L. Feigl (2018), Active-source seismic tomography at the Brady Geothermal Field, Nevada, with dense nodal and fiber-optic seismic arrays, Seism. Res. Lett., 89, 1629-1640, doi:10.1785/0220180085.

Bennington, N., M. Haney, and C. Thurber (2018), Inferring magma dynamics at Veniaminof volcano via application of ambient noise, Geophys. Res. Lett., 45, 11,650-11,658, https://doi.org/10.1029/ 2018GL079909.

Fang, H., H. Yao, H. Zhang, C. Thurber, and R. D. van der Hilst (2019), Vp/Vs tomography in the southern California plate boundary region using body- and surface-wave data, Geophys. J. Int., 216, 609-620, https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggy458.

Wespestad, C., C. H. Thurber, N. L. Andersen, B. S. Singer, C. Cardona, X. Zeng, N. L. Bennington, K. Keranen, D. E. Peterson, D. Cordell, M. Unsworth, C. Miller, and G. Williams-Jones (2019), Magma reservoir below Laguna del Maule volcanic field, Chile imaged with surface-wave tomography, J. Geophys. Res., 124, 2858-2872, https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JB016485.

Share, P.-E., H. Guo, C. H. Thurber, H. Zhang, and Y. Ben-Zion (2019), Seismic imaging of the Southern California plate boundary around the South-Central Transverse Ranges using double-difference tomography, Pure Appl. Geophys., 176, 1117-1143, doi: 10.1007/s00024-018-2042-3.

Zeng, X., and C. Thurber (2019), Three-dimensional shear wave velocity structure revealed with ambient noise tomography in the Parkfield, California region, Phys. Earth Planet. Int., 292, 67-75, doi: 10.1016/j.pepi.2019.05.007.

Song, Z., X. Zeng, C. H. Thurber, H. F. Wang, and D. Fratta (2019), Imaging shallow structure with active-source surface wave signal recorded by distributed acoustic sensing, Earthquake Sci., 31, 208-214.

Lanza, F., C. J. Chamberlain, K. Jacobs, E. Warren-Smith, H. J. Godfrey, M. Kortink, C. H. Thurber, M. Savage, J. Townend, S. Roecker, and D. Eberhart-Phillips (2019), Crustal fault connectivity of the Mw 7.8 2016 Kaikōura earthquake constrained by aftershock relocations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 46, 6487-6496. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019GL082780.

Merz, D., J. Caplan-Auerbach, and C. Thurber (2019), Seismicity and velocity structure of Loi’hi submarine volcano and southeastern Hawaii, J. Geophys. Res.: Solid Earth, 124, 11,380-11,393. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JB018168.

Kwong, K. B., H. R. DeShon, J. Saul, and C. H. Thurber (2019), Full lithospheric rupture in the Wharton Basin captured by teleseismic hypocenter relocation of the great 2012 Mw 8.6 strike-slip earthquake sequence, J. Geophys. Res.: Solid Earth, 124, 11,938-11,950, https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JB017549.

Ruppert, N., A. Nayak, C. Thurber, and C. Richards (2020), Aftershock analysis of the 2018 Mw 7.1 Anchorage, Alaska, earthquake: Relocations and regional moment tensors, Seism. Res. Lett., 91, 114-125.

Thurber, C. H. (2020), Earthquakes: Location techniques, in H. Gupta (ed.), Encyclopedia of Solid Earth Geophysics (2nd edition).

Aagaard, B. T., R. W. Graymer, C. H. Thurber, A. J. Rodgers, T. Taira, R. D. Catchings, C. A. Goulet, and A. Plesch (2020), Science plan for improving three-dimensional seismic velocity models in the San Francisco Bay region, 2019-24, U. S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2020-1019, 37 pp., https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20201019.

Supendi, P., A. D. Nugraha, S. Widiyantoro, J. D. Pesicek, C. H. Thurber, C. I. Abdullah, D. Daryono, S. H. Wiyono, H. A. Shiddiqi, and S. Rosalia (2020), Relocated aftershocks and background seismicity in Eastern Indonesia shed light on the 2018 Lombok and Palu earthquake sequences, Geophys. J. Int., 221, 1845-1855.

Lanza, F., C. H. Thurber, E. M. Syracuse, J. A. Power, and A. Gosh (2020), Seismic tomography of compressional wave velocity and attenuation structure for Makushin Volcano, Alaska, J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., 393, 106804, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2020.106804.

Miller, D. J., N. Bennington, M. Haney, P. Bedrosian, K. Key, C. Thurber, L. Hart, and S. Ohlendorf, Linking magma storage and ascent to eruption volume and composition at an arc caldera, Geophys. Res. Lett., 47, DOI: 10.1029/2020GL088122.