Earth Institute Research Projects

Projects Tagged seismology geology and tectonics

By Project Name By Startdate By Enddate By Location
A global survey of marine magnetic anomalies to constrain the Late Cretaceous- Eocene time scale 9/1/15 8/31/19 Global ; Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO)
A M-Sequence Geomagnetic Polarity Time Scale that Minimizes Global Spreading Rate Variations and Incorporates Cyclostratigraphic Information 7/1/09 6/30/13 Global ; Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO)
Absolute Paleointensity from the Cretaceous Long Normal 10/10/10 10/12/13 Global
Analysis of Microseismicty at Parkfield, California, Through Improved Detection and Location 6/1/09 5/31/10 North America ; California ; Parkfield
CAREER: Very Broadband Rheology and the Internal Dynamics of Plate Boundaries on Earth 10/1/11 9/30/16 Global
Collaborative Research: A field, laboratory and theoretical study of mixed bedrock-alluvial meandering rivers 9/15/11 8/31/15 Global
Collaborative Research: Advanced Models of Magma Migration at Convergent MARGINS 2/1/09 1/31/13 Global
Collaborative Research: Combined Seismological and Geodetic Constraints on 3-D Mantle Structure 6/30/10 6/30/13 Global
Collaborative Research: Crustal Accretion and Mantle Processes Along the Subduction-Influenced Eastern Lau Spreading Center 9/1/08 8/31/14 Pacific Ocean
Collaborative Research: Dynamics of Crust-Mantle Coupling through Combined Analysis and Modeling of EarthScope seismic, Geodetic, and geologic data 8/15/11 7/31/14 North America
Collaborative Research: Evaluating the roles of melt migration and mantle flow in lithospheric evolution: the Colorado Plateau as a geodynamic laboratory for Earthscope 5/1/10 7/31/13 North America ; Colorado Plateau
Collaborative Research: Evolution and Hydration of the Juan de Fuca Crust and Uppermost Mantle: A Plate-Scale Seismic Investigation from Ridge to Trench 1/1/12 2/28/16 North America ; Pacific Ocean ; Juan de Fuca Plate
Collaborative Research: Faulting Processes During Early-Stage Rifting: Analysis of an Unusual Earthquake Sequence in Northern Malawi 12/15/10 12/31/13 Africa ; Sub-Saharan Africa ; Malawi ; East Africa Rift System
Collaborative Research: Hawaiian and Subplinian Basaltic Volcanism: Constrains on Eruption Dynamics from Kilauea 1/1/12 12/31/13 Pacific Ocean ; Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO) ; Kilauea Volcano, HI
Collaborative Research: How is Rifting Exhuming the Youngest HP/UHP Rocks on Earth? 7/15/07 6/30/13 Asia ; Southeast Asia ; Papua New Guinea ; Woodlark Rift
Collaborative Research: How is Rifting Exhuming the Youngest HP/UHP Rocks on Earth? 1/1/08 6/30/14 Asia ; Southeast Asia ; Papua New Guinea
Collaborative Research: Imaging the Cascadia Subduction Zone: A Ship-to-Shore Opportunity 4/1/12 4/30/15 Pacific Ocean
Collaborative Research: Inferences on Cascadia Deformation Front and Plate Interface Properties from Advanced Studies of Active Source Seismic Data 7/1/17 6/30/20 North America ; Oregon ; Washington ; Juan de Fuca Plate
Collaborative Research: Integrated Studies of Early Stages of Continental Extension: from Incipient (Okavango) to Young (Malawi) Rifts 5/1/11 4/30/16 Africa ; Sub-Saharan Africa
Collaborative Research: Investigating Temperature, Melting, and Mantle Flow in the North American Upper Mantle with 3-D Models of Shear Velocity, Radial Anisotropy, and Attenuation 3/15/13 2/28/16 North America
Collaborative Research: Investigating the Limits of Ray-Based Global Surface-Wave Tomography 10/1/09 9/30/12 Global
Collaborative Research: Mechanisms of Transient Deformation Following Great 2006-2007 Kuril Earthquakes: Frictional Afterslip or Viscoelastic Relaxation? 8/1/10 7/31/12 Pacific Ocean
Collaborative Research: Monitoring Inflation at Axial Seamount 9/15/07 6/30/13 Pacific Ocean ; Juan de Fuca Ridge
Collaborative Research: Plate Tectonic and Geochemical Evolution of Young Walvis Ridge and Implications for African Plate Motion Modeling 9/1/11 8/31/16 Africa ; Walvis Ridge
Collaborative Research: Plutons as Ingredients for Continental Crust: Pilot Study of the Differences between intermediate plutons and lavas in the intra-oceanic Aleutian arc 2/15/12 7/31/14 Pacific Ocean ; Aleutian Islands
Collaborative Research: Rifting, Magmatism, and Lithospheric Sutures; Crustal Imaging of the South Georgia Basin and Suwanee Suture 7/1/12 6/30/18 North America ; United States
Collaborative Research: Strain Accumulation and release at the Kuril Subduction Zone from Postseismic Observations on the Kuril GPS Array in 2007-2014 2/1/12 5/31/16 Pacific Ocean
Collaborative Research: The impact of time-dependent mantle rheology and 3-D structure on models and observations of Glacial Isostatic 6/15/13 5/31/16 Global
Collaborative Research: The North Anatolian Fault in the Marmara Sea, Turkey: The Growth of Continental Transform 9/1/09 12/31/12 Asia ; Middle East ; Marmara Sea
Collaborative Research: Unlocking the Seismic Signature of Rivers 7/1/12 6/30/14 Global
Collaborative Research: Uplift and Faulting at the Transition from Subduction to Collision - A Field and Modeling Study of the Calabrian Arc 8/1/06 9/30/14 ; Mediterranean
Collision of the Burma Arc Accretionary Prism and Foldbelt with the Ganges-Brahmaputra Delta in Bangladesh 2/1/07 3/31/13 Asia ; Burma Plate
Comprehensive High-Precision Relocation of Global Seismicity 2/1/12 1/31/16 Global
Connecting lava rheology and flow dynamics using novel field and modeling techniques 1/1/12 12/31/13 Global
Core-log-seismic Integration at IODP Sites U1394, U1395, U1397, and U1399: An Approach to Velocity Modeling based on Synthetic Seismograms 2/3/12 2/16/15 Atlantic Ocean ; Caribbean ; Lesser Antilles ; Offshore, Lesser Antilles Island Arc
CSEDI Collaborative Research: Integrating Seismological, Rheological and Petrological Studies of Melt Production and Transport in Subduction Zones 9/15/11 8/31/14 Global ; Marianas Trench ; Nicaragua-Costa Rice subduction zone
Developing earthquake simulators for use in seismic hazard estimates 2/1/12 1/31/16 Global
Development of a Self-Consistent Model for Spatial and Temporal Variation of Sea Level Integrating Data on Cryospheric Mass Change, Ocean Dynamics, and Solid-Earth Loading 1/28/11 1/27/15 Global
Digitalization of Nuclear Explosion Seismograms from the Former Soviet Union 7/25/12 12/31/14 Asia ; Kazakhstan
Dynamical coupling of deformation and melt transport in the Earth: A combined theoretical and experimental study 7/15/12 6/30/16 Global
EAGER: Catastrophic Landslide Dynamics from Seismic Wave Inversion and Satellite Remote Sensing 9/1/11 8/31/12 Global
Earth Microbiology Initiative at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory 1/1/12 12/31/12 Global
Establishing a Long-Term Geodetic Network at the East Pacific Rise Ridge 2000 Integrated Studies Site 4/1/07 9/30/13 Pacific Ocean ; East Pacific Rise
Experimental Studies of Glacial and Planetary Ice 1/1/13 12/31/13 Global
Fault Zone Widths as a Parameter in Seismic Hazard Estimates 2/1/12 1/31/14 Global
FESD Type I: Earthquake Fault System Dynamics 9/1/12 8/31/17 Global
Fine-Scale Organic Thermal Maturity Along the Punchbowl Fault 2/1/12 1/31/14 North America ; Punchbowl Fault ; California
Improving Magnitude Detection Thresholds Using Multi-Station, Multi-Event, and Multi-Phase Methods 6/29/05 6/30/08 North America ; California ; China
Investigating the Presence of Preseismic Velocity Changes 9/15/09 8/31/12 North America ; California ; South Korea
Investigation of Data-Intensive Discovery Methods for Improved Seismic Monitoring 5/1/11 8/31/18 Global
Laboratory Study of Shear Heating on Faults and Ridges of Icy Satellites using Transient Friction Experiments 6/12/13 6/11/17 Global
Landslide dynamics from seismic wave inversion, satellite remote sensing, and numerical modeling 9/1/12 8/31/16 Global
Life on a Tectonically Active Delta: Convergence of Earth Science and Geohazard Research in Bangladesh with Education and Capacity Building 6/1/10 8/31/18 Asia ; India ; Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna Delta
MARGINS: Collaborative Research: Illuminating the Architecture of the Greater Mount St. Helens Magmatic Systems from Slab to Surface 6/1/12 5/31/14 North America ; Mount St. Helens
Megathrust Seismic Hazard by Reflection Mapping 1/1/10 3/31/14 Pacific Ocean ; Alaska
Near-Real-Time Monitoring, Analysis and Forecast of Repeating Earthquake in Northern California 1/1/11 12/31/12 North America ; California ; Northern California
Organic Thermal Maturity of SAFOD Fault Rocks 2/1/12 1/31/16 Global ; California ; United States
Studies of Unusual Earthquakes: Volcanos and Landslides 7/1/10 6/30/13 Global
Surface-wave Propagation Across North America: New Methods, Observations and Models 5/1/10 4/30/14 North America
Synthetic Seismographs for Lithostratigraphy-Seismic Integration in the Golf of Cadiz, IODP Expedition 339 10/30/11 11/16/14 Atlantic Ocean
Testing Predictions from the Cascade and Pre-Seismic Slip Models for Foreshock Occurrence with the High Precision Catalog for Northern California 4/1/10 3/31/14 North America ; California
The Potential for Decoupling Explosions in Fractured Hard Rock: Examples from Kazakhstan Historical Data and a New Field Study 5/18/11 7/31/16 North America
The Role of Fault Strands and Roughness in Fault and Earthquake Mechanics 9/1/10 8/31/12 Global
Using Numerical Models of Poroelastic Fluid Flow to Constrain the Permeability Structure of Young Ocean Crust 9/1/09 8/31/12 Pacific Ocean
Wireline Log-Based Stratigraphy along a Shelf-Slope Transect in the Canterbury Basin, New Zealand 1/4/10 11/3/12 Pacific Ocean ; Canterbury Basin ; Offshore, South Island of New Zealand