Recent Publications

Bisrat, S. T., H. R. DeShon, J. Pesicek, and C. Thurber (2014), High-resolution 3-D P wave attenuation structure of the New Madrid Seismic Zone using local earthquake tomography, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 119, 409-424, doi:10.1002/2013JB010555.

Liao, P.-C., Y.-C. Lai, P.-Y. Chang, S.-R. Song, H. Zhang, and C. Thurber (2014), Accelerate double-difference seismic tomography with GPU architecture, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 104, 953-961, doi:10.1785/ 0120130236.

Pesicek, J. D., H. Zhang, and C. H. Thurber (2014), Multi-scale seismic tomography and earthquake relocation incorporating differential time data: Application to the Maule subduction zone, Chile, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 104, 1037-1044, doi:10.1785/0120130121.

Murphy, R., C. Thurber, N. Bennington, and S. Prejean (2014), Three-dimensional seismic velocity structure and earthquake relocations at Katmai, Alaska, J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., 276, 121-131.

Zhang, H., M. Maceira, P. Roux, and C. Thurber (2014), Joint inversion of body-wave arrival times and surface-wave dispersion for three-dimensional seismic structure around SAFOD, Pure & Appl. Geophys., 171, doi:10.1007/s00024-014-0806-y.

Ohlendorf, S., C. Thurber, S. Prejean, and J. Pesicek (2014), Seismicity and seismic structure at Okmok volcano, Alaska, J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., 278-279, 103-119.

Thurber, C., and J. Ritsema (2014), Inverse methods and seismic tomography, in G. Schubert (ed.), Treatise on Geophysics, Vol. 1, Chapter 10, 2nd edition, ISBN: 978-0-444-51928-3.

Eberhart-Phillips, D., C. Thurber, and J. Fletcher (2014), Imaging P and S attenuation in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta region, northern California, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 104, 2322-2336, doi:10.1785/0120130336.

Thurber, C., X. Zeng, A. Thomas, and P. Audet (2014), Phase-weighted stacking applied to low-frequency earthquakes, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 104, doi:10.1785/0120140077.

Singer, B. S., N. L. Andersen, H, Le Mével, K, L. Feigl, C. DeMets, B. Tikoff, C. H. Thurber, B. R. Jicha, C.s Cardona, M. Loreto, F. Gil, M. J. Unsworth, G. Williams-Jones, C. Miller, J. Fierstein, W. Hildreth, and J. Vazquez (2014), Dynamics of a large, restless, rhyolitic magma system at Laguna del Maule, southern Andes, Chile, GSA Today, 24, 4-10.

Syracuse, E., M. Maceira, H. Zhang , and C. Thurber (2015), Seismicity and structure of Akutan and Makushin Volcanoes, Alaska, using joint body- and surface-wave tomography, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 120, doi:10.1002/2014JB011616.

Haney, M. M., A. J. Hotovec, N. L. Bennington, S. De Angelis, and C. Thurber (2015), Tracking changes at volcanoes with seismic interferometry, Encyclopedia of Earthquake Engineering, doi:10.1007/978-3-642-36197-5_50-1.

Bennington, N. L., H. Zhang, C. H. Thurber, and P. A. Bedrosian (2015), Joint inversion of seismic and magnetotelluric data in the Parkfield region of California using the cross-gradient constraint, Pure & Appl. Geophys., 172, 1033.

Rawles, C., and C. Thurber (2015), A nonparametric method for automatic determination of P-wave and S-wave arrival times: Application to local microearthquakes, Geophys. J. Int., 202,1164-1179, doi:10.1093/gji/ggv218.

Bennington, N., M. Haney, S. De Angelis, C. Thurber, and J. Freymueller (2015), Monitoring changes in seismic velocity related to an ongoing rapid inflation event at Okmok volcano, Alaska, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 120, 5664-5676, doi:10.1002/2015JB011939.

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:

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: