3 new papers published/in press

Paper published in Tectonophysics by P. Audet and Y. Kim on a review of the geologic environment of deep slow slip events at subduction zones:

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0040195116000317

Paper in press in Journal of Geophysical Research by former graduate student E. Cossette and colleagues on the seismic structure and anisotropy of the crust in the western Cyclades, Greece:

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015JB012460/full

Paper in press in Geophysical Journal International by P. Audet on the use of receiver functions using OBS data to study oceanic plate structure:

http://gji.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2016/03/30/gji.ggw111.abstract

uOttawa Seismology at the 2015 AGU meeting in San Francisco

This year the University of Ottawa will be well represented in the Seismology and Tectonophysics sections at the AGU Fall Meeting (December 14-18) with 6 oral and poster presentations. Don’t miss out on these!

T12C-05 Teleseismic receiver and transfer function modeling of OBS data: Resolving plate structure in the locked zone of Cascadia
Pascal Audet
Monday, 14 December 2015
11:20 – 11:35
Moscone South – 304

T11D-2914 Seismic Tomography of the Continental United States from a Joint Inversion of Surface Waves and Body Waves
Eva Golos et al. (including Andrew Schaeffer)
Monday, 14 December 2015
8:00 – 12:00
Moscone South – Poster Hall

DI13C-01 Implications of a comprehensive, spreading-aligned plate motion reference frame in light of seismic anisotropy and global trench migration
Thorsten Becker, Andrew Schaeffer, Sergei Lebedev, and Clinton Conrad
Monday, 14 December 2015
13:40 – 13:55
Moscone South – 301

T24A-03 Resolving the tectonic transition between ancestral North America and the northern Cordillera
Andrew Schaeffer, Pascal Audet, and Sergei Lebedev
Tuesday, 15 December 2015
16:30 – 16:45
Moscone South – 306

S41B-2737 Body-Wave Scattering from Seismic Interferometry: Preliminary Results from the San Andreas Fault near Parkfield, California
Stephen Mosher and Pascal Audet
Thursday, 17 December 2015
08:00 – 12:20
Moscone South – Poster Hall

S41B-2751 Stress Monitoring Potential of Ambient Noise Interferometry in Deep Mine Environments
Philippe Dales, Pascal Audet, Jean-Philippe Mercier, Willem de Beer, and Andrei Pascu
Thursday, 17 December 2015
08:00 – 12:20
Moscone South – Poster Hall

T43F-01 Seismic and Thermal Structure of the Arctic Lithosphere, From Waveform Tomography and Thermodynamic Modelling
Sergei Lebedev, Andrew Schaeffer, Javier Fullea, and Victoria Pease
Thursday, 17 December 2015
13:40 – 13:55
Moscone South – 306

T51C-2887 Rayleigh-wave Tomography Study of Northwestern Canada
Morgan McLellan, Andrew Schaeffer, and Pascal Audet
Friday, 18 December 2015
08:00 – 12:20
Moscone South – Poster Hall

T51J-06 Layered anisotropy around the San Andreas Fault near Parkfield, California: Structural control on seismic and aseismic behaviour (INVITED)
Pascal Audet
Friday, 18 December 2015
09:15 – 09:30
Moscone South – 302

T51B-2886 Towards High-Resolution Waveform Tomography of the North Atlantic Region
Nicolas Celli, Sergei Lebedev, Andrew Schaeffer, and Carmen Gaina
Friday, 18 December 2015
08:00 – 12:20
Moscone South – Poster Hall

Congratulations Élise!

Congratulations to Élise Cossette who successfully defended her MSc thesis entitled “Crustal seismic anisotropy and structure from textural and seismic investigations in the Cycladic region, Greece”.

Well done Élise!

2 new papers published/in press

Paper published in Tectonophysics by graduate student E. Cossette and colleagues on the seismic anisotropy of a crustal-scale detachment system in the Aegean region from textural data:

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0040195115001912

Paper in press in Journal of Geophysical Research by P. Audet on seismic anisotropy of the crust around the San Andreas Fault near Parkfield, California:

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2014JB011821/full