2017 October Publications

EAPS Research
November 1, 2017

A selection of new research published in September.


AlJishi, Ali Fuad (2017), Detection and identification of converted modes and source independent converted phase imaging: Groningen, The Netherlands, Masters Dissertation, https://dspace.mit.edu/handle/1721.1/111718

Boyce, A., Bastow. I.D., Rondenay, S., and van der Hilst, R.D. (2017), From relative to absolute teleseismic travel times: The Absolute Arrival-Time Recovery Method (AARM), Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 107, p. 2511-2520, doi: 10.1785/0120170021

Gonzalo Carrasco, Mengli Chen, Edward A. Boyle, Jani Tanzil, Kuanbo Zhou, Nathalie F.Goodkin (2017), An update of the Pb isotope inventory in post leaded-petrol Singapore environments, Environmental Pollution, doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2017.09.025

Iwona Galeczka et al (2017), Pollution from the 2014–15 Bárðarbunga eruption monitored by snow cores from the Vatnajökull glacier, Iceland, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2017.10.006 [Ono]

Alexandra L. Mitchell, Glenn A. Gaetani, Julie A. O’Leary, Erik H. Hauri (2017), H2O solubility in basalt at upper mantle conditions, Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology,  doi: 10.1007/s00410-017-1401-x

J. Alejandro Mora, Onno Oncken, Eline Le Breton, Mauricio Ibánez-Mejia, Claudio Faccena, Gabriel Veloza, Vickye Vélez, Mario de Freitas, Andrés Mesa (2017), Linking Late Cretaceous to Eocene Tectono-stratigraphy of the San Jacinto fold belt of NW Colombia with Caribbean plateau collision and flat subduction, Tectonics, doi: 10.1002/2017TC004612

Jahandar Ramezani and Samuel A. Bowring (2017), Advances in numerical calibration of the Permian timescale based on radioisotopic geochronology, Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 450, doi: 10.1144/SP450.17

Emily Sarafian, Rob L. Evans, Mohamed G. Abdelsalam, Estella Atekwana, Jimmy Elsenbeck, Alan G. Jones, Ezekiah Chikambwe (2017), Imaging Precambrian lithospheric structure in Zambia using electromagnetic methods, Gondwana Research, Volume 54, February 2018, Pages 38-49, doi: 10.1016/j.gr.2017.09.007


David R. Ciardi et al (2017), Section 2 – Spitzer Exoplanet Science Beyond March 2019: Supporting NASA’s Flagship Missions and Strategic Goals, arXiv:1710.04194 [de Wit, Dittmann]

David E. Smith and Maria T. Zuber (2017), The Transfer of Earth-Time to the Planets,  In: Arias E., Combrinck L., Gabor P., Hohenkerk C., Seidelmann P. (eds) The Science of Time 2016. Astrophysics and Space Science Proceedings, vol 50. Springer, Cham, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-59909-0_35


Raffaele Ferrari, Louis-Philippe Nadeau, David P. Marshall, Lesley C. Allison, Helen L. Johnson (2017), A model of the ocean overturning circulation with two closed basins and a re-entrant channel, Journal of Physical Oceanography, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-16-0223.1

A. L. Ganesan and Prinn, R. G. et al. (2017), Atmospheric observations show accurate reporting and little growth in India’s methane emissions, Nature Communications 8, Article number: 836, doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-00994-7

James R. Jordan, Paul R. Holland, Dan Goldberg, Kate Snow, Robert Arthern, Jean-Michel Campin, Patrick Heimbach, Adrian Jenkins (2017), Ocean-Forced Ice-Shelf Thinning in a Synchronously Coupled Ice-Ocean Model, Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, doi: 10.1002/2017JC013251

Xinfeng Liang, Michael Spall, Carl Wunsch (2017), Global Ocean Vertical Velocity From a Dynamically Consistent Ocean State Estimate, Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, doi: 10.1002/2017JC012985

Nicholas J. Lutsko (2017), The Response of an Idealized Atmosphere to Localized Tropical Heating: Superrotation and the Breakdown of Linear Theory, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, doi: 10.1175/JAS-D-17-0192.1

AJ Morten, BK Arbic, GR Flierl (2017), Wavenumber-frequency analysis of single-layer shallow-water beta-plane quasi-geostrophic turbulence, Physics of Fluids, Volume 29, Issue 10, doi: 10.1063/1.5003846


Thomas S. Bianchi, Xingqian Cui, Neal E. Blair, David J. Burdig, Timothy I. Eglinton, Valier Galy (2017), Centers of Organic Carbon Burial and Oxidation at the Land-Ocean Interface, Organic Geochemistry,  doi: 10.1016/j.orggeochem.2017.09.008

B.B. Cael and Emanuel Boss (2017), Simplified model of spectral absorption by non-algal particles and dissolved organic materials in aquatic environments, Optics Express, Vol. 25, No. 21, doi: 10.1364/OE.25.025486 

T. L. Hamilton, P. V. Welander, H. L. Albrecht, J. M. Fulton, I. Schaperdoth, L. R. Bird, R. E. Summons, K. H. Freeman, J. L. Macalady (2017), Microbial communities and organic biomarkers in a Proterozoic-analog sinkhole, Geobiology, Volume 15, Issue 6, Pages 784–797, doi: 10.1111/gbi.12252

Xiao-Lei Liu, Julius S. Lipp, Daniel Birgel, Roger E. Summons, Kai-Uwe Hinrichs (2017), Predominance of parallel glycerol arrangement in archaeal tetraethers from marine sediments: Structural features revealed from degradation products, Organic Geochemistry, doi: 10.1016/j.orggeochem.2017.09.009

Tyler J. Mackey, Dawn Y. Sumner, Ian Hawes, Anne D. Jungblut (2017), Morphological signatures of microbial activity across sediment and light microenvironments of Lake Vanda, Antarctica, Sedimentary Geology, Volume 361, November 2017, Pages 82-92, doi: 10.1016/j.sedgeo.2017.09.013



Christopher Spalding, Charles R. Doering, Glenn R. Flierl (2017), Resonant Activation of Population Extinctions, arXiv:1710.06274



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