Macquarie’s Geophysics and Geodynamics Group

 

Publications

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2015

  • KZKW Yinhe Luo, Yingjie Yang, Yixian Xu, Hongrui Xu (2015), On the limitations of interstation distances in ambient noise tomography. Geophys. J. Int. 201, 652–661.
  • McGowan, Nicole M; Griffin, William L; González-Jiménez, José M; Belousova, Elena; Afonso, Juan Carlos; Shi, Rendeng; McCammon, Catherine A; Pearson, Norman J; O’Reilly, Suzanne Y; (2015),Tibetan chromitites: Excavating the slab graveyard,Geology,43,2,179-182,2015,Geological Society of America
  • Pedreira, David; Afonso, Juan Carlos; Pulgar, Javier A; Gallastegui, Jorge; Carballo, Alberto; Fernàndez, Manel; García-Castellanos, Daniel; Jiménez-Munt, Ivone; Semprich, Julia; García-Moreno, Olga;(2015),Geophysical-petrological modelling of the lithosphere beneath the Cantabrian Mountains and North-Iberian margin: geodynamic implications,Lithos,,,,2015,Elsevier
  • Whittaker, JM; Afonso, JC; Masterton, S; Müller, RD; Wessel, P; Williams, SE; Seton, M;(2015),Long-term interaction between mid-ocean ridges and mantle plumes,Nature Geoscience,8,6,479-483,2015,Nature Publishing Group
  • O’Neill, C; Lenardic, A; Condie, KC; (2015),Earth’s punctuated tectonic evolution: cause and effect,”Geological Society, London, Special Publications”,389,1,17-40,2015,Geological Society of London
  • Weller, MB; Lenardic, A; O’Neill, C; (2015),The effects of internal heating and large scale climate variations on tectonic bi-stability in terrestrial planets,Earth and Planetary Science Letters,420,,85-94,2015,Elsevier

2014

  • Afonso, J.C., Fullea J., Yang, Y., et al., (2014), 3D multi-observable probabilistic inversion for the compositional and thermal structure of the lithosphere and upper mantle III: The Western US. (in prep).
  • Alan G. Jones, Juan Carlos Afonso, Javier Fullea, Farshad Salajegheh, The lithosphere–asthenosphere system beneath Ireland from integrated geophysical–petrological modelling — I: Observations, 1D and 2D hypothesis testing and modelling, Lithos, Volume 189, 15 February 2014, Pages 28-48,
  • Jiang, C., Yang, Y, and Zheng, Y, 2014. Penetration of mid-crustal low velocity zone across the Kunlun Fault in the NE Tibetan Plateau revealed by ambient noise tomography, Earth and Planetary Science 406, 81-92.
  • Oliveira, B., Afonso, J.C., Zlotnik, S. (2014), Robust FEM algorithms for advection-diffusion-reaction in geodynamic contexts: a critical apprisal. (in prep).
  • Shan, B., Afonso, J.C., Yang, Y., Zheng, Y., Xiong, X. (2014), The compositional and thermal structure of the lithosphere and upper mantle beneath South China: Results from 1D multi-observable probabilistic inversion. (in prep).
  • Shan, B., Xiong Xiong, Rongjiang Wang, Yong Zheng , R. B. S. Yadav(2014), Stress evolution and seismic hazard on the Maqin-Maqu segment of East Kunlun Fault zone from co-, post- and interseismic stress changes. Geophys. J. Int. (2015) 200, 244–253
  • Oliveira, B., Afonso, J.C., Zlotnik, S. (2014), A Lagrangian-Eulerian finite element algorithm for multi-phase advection-diffusion-reaction problems with phase change. (in prep).
  • Schinella, E., Afonso, J.C., O’Neill, C. (2014), The lithospheric structure of Alta Regio (Venus) from gravity, thermal and isostasy modelling. (in prep).
  • McGowan N.M., Griffin, W.L., Gonzalez-Jimenez, J.M., Belousova, E.,Afonso, J.C. et al., (2014), Tibetan chromitites: Digging in the slab graveyard. (submitted)
  • Adam J., Locmelis, M., Afonso, J.C., Rushmer, T., Fiorentini, M., (2014), The capacity of hydrous fluids to transport and fractionate incompatible elements and metals within the Earth’s mantle. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst (accepted)
  • Grose, C. and Afonso, J.C. (2014), Age-dependence of the seafloor subsidence rate. (submitted).
  • Pedreira, D., Afonso, J.C. et al., (2014), Geophysical-petrological modelling of the lithosphere beneath the Cantabrian Mountains and North-Iberian Margin: mantle wedge hydration triggered by eclogitization? (submitted).
  • Yuan, H. and V. Levin (2014), Stratified seismic anisotropy and the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary beneath eastern North America, Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 119(4).
  • Bodin, T., H. Yuan, and B. Romanowicz (2014), Inversion of receiver functions without deconvolution—application to the Indian craton, Geophys. J. Int., 196(2).
  • Yuan, H., S. French, P. Cupillard, and B. Romanowicz (2014), Lithospheric expression of geological units in central and eastern North America from full waveform tomography, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett.
  • Foster, K., K. Dueker, B. Schmandt, and H. Yuan (2014), A sharp cratonic lithosphere–asthenosphere boundary beneath the American Midwest and its relation to mantle flow, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett.

2013

  • Afonso, J.C., Fullea J., Yang, Y., Connolly, J.A.D., Jones, A.G. (2013), 3D multi-observable probabilistic inversion for the compositional and thermal structure of the lithosphere and upper mantle II: General methodology and resolution analysis. J. Geophys. Res.,doi:10.1002/jgrb.50123.
  • Grose, C. and Afonso, J.C. (2013), Comprehensive Plate Models for the Thermal Evolution of Oceanic Lithosphere, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., (In Press)
  • O’Neill, C., Lenardic, A., Hoink, T., Coltice, N. 2013. Mantle convection and outgassing on terrestrial planets. In: University of Arizona Press Space Science Series volume Comparative Climatology of Terrestrial Planets. (in press) Book chapter
  • Qiu, J., Song, W., Jiang, C., Wu, H., 2013. CGDK: An extensible CorelDraw VBA program for geological drafting. Computers & Geosciences. V51: 34-48.
  • Pedreira, D., Afonso, J.C. et al., (2013), Geophysical-petrological modelling of the lithosphere beneath the Cantabrian Mountains and North-Iberian Margin: mantle wedge hydration triggered by Eclogitization? (submitted).
  • Grose, C. and Afonso, J.C. (2013), Age-dependent thermal properties of oceanic lithosphere. (submitted).
  • Fullea J., Muller, M.R., Jones, A.G., Afonso, J.C. (2013), The lithosphere-asthenosphere system beneath Ireland from integrated geophysical-petrological modelling II: 3D thermal and compositional structure. Lithos (in press)
  • Afonso, J.C., Fullea J., Griffin, W.L., Yang, Y., Jones, A.G., Connolly, J.A.D., O’Reilly, S.Y. (2013), 3D multi-observable probabilistic inversion for the compositional and thermal structure of the lithosphere and upper mantle I: a priori information and geophysical observables. J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1002/jgrb.50124.
  • Handley, H. K., Turner, S., Dosseto, A., Haberlah, D., Afonso, J.C. (2013) Considerations for U-series dating of sediments: insights from Flinders Ranges, South Australia. Chemical Geology, 340, 40-48.
  • Bin SHAN, Xiong XIONG, Yong ZHENG, et al. Stress changes on major faults caused by 2013 Lushan earthquake, and its relationship with 2008 Wenchuan earthquake. Science China: Earth Sciences, 2013, doi: 10.1007/s11430-013-4642-1
  • Bin SHAN, Xiong XIONG, Rongjiang WANG, et al. Stress evolution and seismic hazard on the Maqin-Maqu segment of East Kunlun Fault zone from Co-, Post- and Inter-seismic stress changes. Submitted to Tectonophysics.
  • ‎ Xie, J., M.H. Ritzwoller, W. Shen, Y. Yang, Y. Zheng, and L. Zhou Crustal radial anisotropy across ‎eastern Tibet and the western Yangtze craton, J. Geophys. Res., DOI: 10.1002/jgrb.50296, 2013‎.
  • ‎ Zheng Y., C Ge, Z. Xie, Y. Yang, X. Xiong, H. Hsu, Crustal and upper mantle structure and the deep ‎seismogenic environment in the source regions of the Lushan earthquake and the Wenchuan ‎earthquake, Science China Earth Sciences, 56, Issue,1158-1168, 10.1007/ s11430-013-4641-‎‎2,2013.‎
  • ‎ Warren, L. M., S. L. Beck, C. B. Biryol, G. Zandt, A. A. Ozacar, and Y. Yang, Crustal Velocity ‎Structure of Central and Eastern Turkey from Ambient Noise Tomography, Geophys. J. Int, ‎Geophys. J. Int.,194, 1941–1954,2013 ‎‎
  • Luo,Y., Y. Xu, Y. Yang, Crustal radial anisotropy beneath the Dabie orogenic belt from ambient noise ‎tomography, Geophys. J. Int., 195, 1149-1164, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggt281,2013.‎ ‎‎
  • Jiang, M., Y. Ai, L. Chen, Y. Yang, Local modification of the lithosphere beneath the central and ‎western North China Craton: 3-D constraints from Rayleigh wave tomography, Gondwana ‎Research, 24, 849-864, 2013. ‎ ‎‎
  • Griffin, W.L., Belousova, E.A., O’Neill, C., O’Reilly, SY., Malkovets, V., Pearson, N.J., Spetsius, S., Wilde, S.A., (in press), The world turns over: Hadean–Archean crust–mantle evolution, Lithos, Available online 3 September 2013 ‎ ‎‎
  • Hamacher, D., O’Neill, C., (2013), The discovery and history of the Dalgaranga meteorite crater, Western Australia, Australian Journal of Earth Sciences‎ ‎‎
  • O’Neill, C., Lenardic, A., Coltice, N., Moresi, L. (in press), Mantle convection and outgassing on terrestrial planets, University of Arizona Press Space Science Series volume: Comparative Climatology of Terrestrial Planets. ‎‎
  • O’Neill, C. Debaille, V., Griffin, WL., (2013), Deep Earth Recycling in the Hadean and constraints on surface tectonics, Am. J. Sci., 313(9), 912-932. ‎‎
  • Debaille, V., O’Neill, C., Brandon, A.D., Haenecour, P., Yin, Q.-Z., Mattielli, N., Treiman, AH., (2013) Stagnant-lid tectonics in early Earth revealed by 142Nd variations in late Archean rocks, EPSL, 373, 83-92 ‎‎
  • O’Neill, C,. Lenardic, A., Condie, K., (2013), Earth’s punctuated evolution: Cause and effect, In: Roberts, N. M. W., van Kranendonk, M., Parman, S., Shirey, S. & Clift, P. D. (eds) Continent Formation Through Time. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 389‎‎
  • Griffin, WL., Sturt, BA., O’Neill, CJ., Kirkland, CL., O’Reilly, SY., (2013), Intrusion and contamination of high-temperature dunitic magma: the Nordre Bumandsfjord pluton, Seiland, Arctic Norway, Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 165, 903-930‎‎

2012

  • Fullea, J., Lebedev, S., Agius, M.R., Jones, A.G., Afonso, J.C. (2012), Lithospheric structure in the Baikal-central Mongolia region from integrated geophysical-petrological inversion of surface-wave data and topographic elevation. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst, 13, Q0AK09, doi:10.1029/2012GC004138
  • Handley, H. K., Turner, S., Afonso, J.C., Dosseto, A., Cohen, T. (2012), Sediment residence times constrained by Uranium-series isotopes: a critical appraisal of the comminution approach, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 103, 245-262.
  • Danis, C., O’Neill, C. and Lackie, M. 2012. Building 3D geological knowledge through regional scale gravity modelling for the Bowen Basin. Exploration Geophysics, 43, 8-25
  • Howell, D., O’Neill, C.J., Grant, K.J., Griffin, W.L., Pearson N.J. and O’Reilly, S.Y. 2012. µ-FTIR mapping: Distribution of impurities in different types of diamond growth. Diamond & Related Materials, 29, 29-36.
  • O’Neill, C.J. 2012. Tectonothermal evolution of solid bodies: terrestrial planets, exoplanets, and moons. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, 59, 189-198.
  • Howell, D., O’Neill, C., Grant, K., Griffin, W., O’Reilly, SY., Pearson, N., Stern, R., Stachel, T., (2012) Platelet development in cuboid diamonds: insights from µ-FTIR mapping, Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 1-15.
  • Griffin, W.L., Sturt, B.A., O’Neill C.J., Kirkland, C.L. and O’Reilly, S.Y. 2012. Kirkland Intrusion and contamination of high-temperature dunitic magma: the Nordre Bumandsfjord pluton, Seiland, Arctic Norway. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology. (in press)
  • O’Neill, C. 2012. Earth’s punctuated evolution: Cause and effect”, in. GS London special publ “Continental formation through time.
  • Afonso, J.C. and Schutt, D. (2012), The effects of polybaric partial melting on the density and seismic velocities of mantle restites, Lithos, 134-135, 289-303.
  • Grose, C. (2012), Properties of oceanic lithosphere: Revised plate cooling model predictions, Earth. Planet. Sci. Lett., 333-334, 250-264.
  • Zhou, L., J. Xie, Y. Zheng, W. Shen, Y. Yang. H. Shi, and M.H. Ritzwoller, (2012), The structure of the crust and uppermost mantle beneath South China from ambient noise and earthquake tomography, Geophys. J. Int., 189,1565-1583,2012
  • Romanowicz, B., and H., Yuan (2012), On the interpretation of SKS splitting measurements in the presence of several layers of anisotropy: Geophys. J. Int., v. 188, p. 1129-1140, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.05301.x
  • Yang, Y., M.H. Ritzwoller, Y. Zheng, A.L. Levshin, and Z. Xie, (2012), A synoptic view of the distribution and connectivity of the mid-crustal low velocity zone beneath Tibet, J. Geophys. Res., 117, B04303, doi:10.1029/2011JB008810,
  • Luo,Y., Y. Xu, Y. Yang, (2012), Crustal structure beneath the Dabie orogenic belt from ambient noise tomography, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 313-314 1222.
  • Bin SHAN, Lihua Fang, Libo Han, et al. Coseismic Coulomb stress change caused by 2010 Ms=7.1 Yushu earthquake and its influence to 2011 Ms=5.2 Nangqen earthquake. Chinese J. Geophys. (in Chinese), 2012, doi: 10.6038/j. issn.0001-5733.2012.09.021
  • Bin SHAN, Xiong XIONG, Bikai JIN, et al. Earthquake strss interaction in the northeastern Songpan-Garze block and its implication for earthquake hazard. Chinese J. Geophys. (in Chinese), 2012, doi: 10.6038/j.issn .0001-5733.2012.07.001
  • R.B.S Yadav, V.K. Gahalaut, Sumer Chopra, Bin SHAN. Tectonic implications and seismicity triggering during the 2008 Baluchistan, Pakistan earthquake sequence. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 2012, 45: 167-178
  • Gilbert H., Y. Yang, D. Forsyth, C. Jones, T. Owens, G. Zandt, and J. Stachnik, Imaging lithospheric ‎foundering in the structure of the Sierra Nevada, Geosphere, doi: 10.1130/GES00790.12012, 2012. ‎

2011

  • O’Neill, C., Spiegelman, M., (2011). Formulations for simulating the multiscale physics of magma ascent, in: Timescales of magmatic processes: from core to atmosphere, Dosseto, A., Turner, SP., Van Orman, JA. (eds), Blackwell Publishing.
  • Sandu, C ., Lenardic, A., O’Neill, C., Cooper, CM., (2011). Everything falls apart: Earth’s evolving stress state and the past, present and future stability of cratonic lithosphere, International Geology Review, DOI: 10.1080/00206814.2010.527672.
  • Danis, C., O’Neill, C., Lackie, M., Twigg, L. and Danis, A. 2011. Deep 3D structure of the Sydney Basin using gravity modelling. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, 58, 517-542.
  • Danis, C., O’Neill, C. and Lee, J. 2011. Geothermal state of the Sydney Basin: assessment of constraints and techniques. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, 59, 1, 75-90.
  • Jimenez-Munt, I., Fernandez, M., Verges, J., Garcia-Castellanos, D., Fullea, J., Prez-Gussiny, Afonso, J.C. (2011). Decoupled accommodation of Africa-Eurasia Convergence in the NW-Moroccan margin, J. Geophys. Res., 116, B08403, doi:10.1029/2010JB008105.
  • Afonso, J.C. and Zlotnik, S. (2011). The subductability of the continental lithosphere: the before and after story. in D. Brown & P.D. Ryan, Arc-continent collision, Frontiers in Earth Sciences, 53-86, doi:10.1007/978-3-540-88558.
  • Brown, D, P. D. Ryan, J. C. Afonso, D. Boutelier, J. P. Burg, T. Byrne, A. Calvert, F. Cook, S. DeBari, J. F. Dewey, T. V. Gerya, R. Harris, R. Herrington, E. Konstantinovskaya, T. Reston, and A. Zagorevski (2011). Arc-continent collision: The making of an orogen. in D. Brown & P.D. Ryan, Arc-continent collision, Frontiers in Earth Sciences, 447-468, doi:10.1007/978-3-540-88558.
  • Schinella, E., O’Neill, C., Afonso, J.C., (2011). Processes forming volcanic topography at Alta Regio, Venus. In Cairns, I. and Short, W. (eds.), Proceedings of the 10th Australian Space Science. Conference, Brisbane, in press.
  • Zheng, Y., W. Shen, L. Zhou, Y. Yang, Z. Xie, and M.H. Ritzwoller, (2011). Ambient noise tomography of northeastern China, the Korean Peninsula, and the Sea of Japan, J. Geophys. Res., 116, B12312, doi:10.1029/2011JB008637
  • Harmon, N., D. W. Forsyth, D. S. Weeraratne,Y. Yang, S. C. Webb ,(2011). Mantle heterogeneity and off axis volcanism on young Pacific lithosphere, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 311 306315.
  • Yuan, H., B. Romanowicz, K. Fisher, and D. Abt, (2011). 3-D shear wave radially and azimuthally anisotropic velocity model of the North American upper mantle, Geophys. J. Int., 184, 1237-1260, 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2010.04901.x.
  • Tang,YC, Y.J. Chen, Y. Yang, et al., (2011). Ambient Noise Tomography in North China Craton, Chinese J. Geophys, 54, 2042-2049.
  • Zhang,Q, E. Sandvol, N. James, Y. Yang, Y. J. Chen, (2011). Rayleigh wave tomography of the northeastern margin of the Tibetan Plateau, EPSL, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2011.01.021.
  • Yang, Y., M.H. Ritzwoller, and C.H. Jones, (2011).Crustal structure determined from ambient noise tomography near the magmatic centres of the Coso region, south eastern California, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 12, Q02009, doi:10.1029/2010GC003362.
  • Yang,Y., W. Shen and M.H. Ritzwoller, (2011). Surface wave tomography in a large-scale seismic array combining ambient noise and teleseismic earthquake data, Earthquake Science, 24, 55-64.
  • Barmin, M.P., A.L. Levshin, Y. Yang, and M.H. Ritzwoller, (2011). Epicentral location based on Rayleigh wave empirical Green’s functions from ambient seismic noise, Geophys. J. Int., 184 (2), 869-884.
  • Lin, F.C., M.H. Ritzwoller, Y. Yang, M.P.Moschetti, and M.J. Fouch, (2011). Complex and variable crustal and uppermost mantle seismic anisotropy in the western United States, Nature Geoscience, 4, 55-61, doi:10.1038/ngeo1036.
  • Siqi Zhang et al. (2011). Regional Stress Fields under Tibet from 3D Global Flow Simulation, Journal of Earth Science , 22(2), 155-159
  • Bin SHAN, Xiong XIONG, Yong ZHENG, et al. The co-seismic Coulomb stress change and expected seismicity rate caused by 14 April 2010 Ms=7.1 Yushu, China, earthquake. Tectonophysics, 2011, 510: 345-353
  • Yong ZHENG, Xiong XIONG, Yong CHEN and Bin SHAN. Effects of fault movement and material properties on deformation and stress fields of Tibetan Plateau. Earthq Sci, 2011, 24: 185-197
  • Chengli LIU, Bin SHAN, Yong ZHENG, et al. Modelling of co- and post-seismic surface deformation and gravity changes of Mw6.9 Yushu, Qinghai, earthquake. Earthq Sci, 2011, 24: 177-183

2010

  • Condie, K., O’Neill, C., (2010), The Archean-Proterozoic boundary: 500 My of Tectonic transition in Earth history, American Journal of Science 310, 775-790.
  • Danis, C., O’Neill, C., 3D thermal modelling versus down-hole temperature extrapolation in the Sydney-Gunnedah-Bowen Basin and the implications for targeting potential geothermal anomalies, ASEG Extended Abstracts 2010(1), 1-4, doi:10.1071/ASEG2010ab030.
  • O’Neill, C., Danis, C., Hassan, R., Quennette, S., Moresi, L., The application of geologically-constrained 3D heat conduction models to geothermal exploration, ASEG Extended Abstracts 2010(1), 1-3, doi:10.1071/ASEG2010ab032.
  • O’Neill, C., Kobussen, A., Lenardic, A., (2010), The mechanics of lithosphere-asthenosphere coupling, Lithos 120, 55-62.
  • Danis, C., O’Neill, C., Lackie, M., (2010), Gunnedah Basin 3D architecture and upper crustal temperatures, AJES 57, 483-505.
  • O’Neill, C. & Nimmo, F., (2010), The role of episodic overturn in generating the surface geology and heat flow on Enceladus, Nature Geoscience DOI:10.1038/ngeo731.
  • O’Reilly, S.Y., Afonso, J.C., Griffin, W.L., van der Lee, S. (2010). Preface, Lithos, 120, vii-viii, doi:10.1016/j.lithos.2010.09.017.
  • Ayarza, P., Palomeras, I., Carbonell, R., Afonso, J.C., Simancas, F. (2010). A wide angle upper mantle reflector in SW Iberia: some constraints on its nature. Phys. Earth Planet. Int., 181, 88-102.
  • Fullea, J., Fernandez, M., Afonso, J.C., Verges, J., Zeyen, H. (2010). The structure and evolution of the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary beneath the Atlanitc-Mediterranean Transition Region. Lithos, 120, 74-95.
  • Jimenez-Munt, I., Fernandez, M., Verges, J., Afonso, J.C., Garcea-Castellanos, D., Fullea, J. (2010). The lithospheric structure of the Gorringe Bank: insights into its origin and tectonic evolution. Tectonics, (29, TC5019, doi:10.1029/2009TC002458.
  • Afonso, J.C., Ranalli, G., Fernandez, M., Griffin, W.L., O’Reilly, S.Y., Faul. U. (2010). On the Vp/Vs – Mg# correlation in mantle peridotites: implications for the identification of thermal and compositional anomalies in the upper mantle. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 289, 606-618.
  • Fernandez, M., Afonso, J.C., Ranalli, G. (2010). The deep lithospheric structure of the Namibian volcanic margin Tectonophysics, 481, 68-81.
  • Bielik, M., Alasonati-Tarov, Zeyen, H., Dererova, J., Afonso, J.C., Csicsay, K. (2010). Improved geophysical image of the Carpathian-Pannonian Basin region. Acta Geod. Geoph. Hung., 45, 284-298.
  • Sun, X., X. Song, S. Zheng, Y. Yang, M. Ritzwoller, (2010).Three dimensional shear velocity structure of crust and upper mantle in China from ambient noise surface wave tomography, Earthquake Science, Vol. 23, 449-463.
  • Zheng, Y., Y. Yang, M.H. Ritzwoller, X. Zheng, X. Xiong, Z. Li, (2010). Crustal structure of the northeastern Tibetan Plateau, the Ordos Block and the Sichuan Basin from ambient noise tomography, Earthquake Science, Vol. 23, 465-476.
  • Moschetti, M.P., M.H. Ritzwoller, F.C. Lin, and Y. Yang, (2010). Crustal shear velocity structure of the western US inferred from amient noise and earthquake data, J. Geophys. Res., 115, B10306 doi:10.1029/2010JB007448.
  • Yang, Y., et al., (2010). Rayleigh wave phase velocity maps of Tibet and the surrounding regions from ambient seismic noise tomography, Geochem., Geophys., Geosys., 11(8), Q08010, doi:10.1029/2010GC003119, 6 August.
  • Moschetti, M.P., M.H. Ritzwoller, F.C. Lin and Y. Yang, (2010). Seismic evidence for widespread crustal deformation caused by extension in the western USA, Nature, 464, Number 7290, 885-889.
  • Yuan, H., and B. Romanowicz (2010). Lithospheric layering in the North American Craton, Nature, 466, 1063-1068.
  • Yuan, H., and B. Romanowicz (2010). Depth Dependent Azimuthal anisotropy in the western US upper mantle, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 300, 385-394, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2010.10.020.
  • Yuan, H., and K. Dueker (2010), Relict Slab and Young Plume: Seismic View of the Present Time Wyoming Lithosphere, Earth Science Frontiers (Chinese), 17(3), 127-138.
  • Abt, D., K. M. Fischer, S. W. French, H. A. Ford, H. Yuan, and B. Romanowicz (2010). North American Lithospheric Discontinuity Structure Imaged By Ps and Sp Receiver Functions, J. Geophys. Res, 115(B9), B09301, doi: 10.1029/2009jb006914.
  • Yuan, H., K. Dueker, and J. C. Stachnik (2010), Crustal Structure and Thickness along the Yellowstone Hotspot Track: Evidence for lower crustal outflow from beneath the eastern Snake River Plain, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., doi:10.1029/2009GC002787.
  • Xiong XIONG, Bin SHAN, Yong ZHENG, Rongjiang WANG. Stress Transfer and its implication for earthquake hazard on the Kunlun Fault, Tibet. Tectonophysics, 2010, 482: 216-225
  • Xiong XIONG, Bin SHAN, Jiye WANG, Yong ZHENG. Small-scale upper mantle convection beneath the Mongolia-Baikal Rift Zone and its geodynamic significance. Chinese J. Geophys., 2010, 53(7):1594-1604

2009

  • Schinella, E & O’Neill, C. (2009). Convergence within the Wedges Region, Europa. Reviewed conference proceedings of the 9th Australian Space Science Conference, Sydney, 2009, edited by Iver Cairns and Wayne Short, pp 79-90.
  • Danis, C.R. and O’Neill, C. (2009). The 3D basement and thermal structure of the Gunnedah Basin. In: Budd, A.R. and Gurgenci, H. (editors), Proceedings of the 2009 Australian Geothermal Energy Conference, Geoscience Australia, Record 2009/35.
  • Debaille, V., Brandon, AD., O’Neill, C., Yin, Q.-Z., Jacobsen, B., (2009) Isotopic evidence for mantle overturn in early Mars and its geodynamic consequences, Nature Geoscience 2, 548-551.
  • Condie, KC., O’Neill, C., Aster, R., (2009), Evidence and implications of a widespread magmatic shut down for 250Myr on Earth, EPSL 282, 294-298.
  • Begg, G., Griffin, W.L., Natapov, L.M., O’Reilly, S.Y., Grand, S., Hronsky, J., Poudjom Djomani, Y. O’Neill, C.J., Deen, T., Bowden, P. (2009), The lithospheric architecture of Africa: Seismic tomography, mantle petrology and tectonic evolution. Geosphere 5, 23-50, doi: 10.1130/GES00179.1.
  • O’Neill, C., Lenardic, A., Jellinek, AM., Moresi, L., (2009) Influence of supercontinents on deep mantle dynamics, Gondwana Research, Special Issue on Supercontinent Dynamics, 15, 276-287.
  • Fullea, J., Afonso, J.C., Connolly, J.A.D., Fernandez, M., Garcea-Castellanos, D., Zeyen, H. (2009). LitMod3D: an interactive 3D software to model the thermal, compositional, density, rheological, and seismological structure of the lithosphere and sublithospheric upper mantle. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst, 10, Q08019, doi:10.1029/2009GC002391.
  • Alasonati-Tarov, Z., Afonso, J.C., Bielik, M., Gatze, H-J. Hk, J. (2009). The lithospheric structure of the Western Carpathian-Pannonian Basin region based on the CELEBRATION 2000 seismic experiment and gravity modelling, Tectonophysics, 475, 454-469.
  • Griffin, W.L., O’Reilly, S.Y., Afonso, J.C., Begg, G. (2009). The composition and evolution of lithospheric mantle: A re-evaluation and its tectonic implications. J. Petrol., 50, 1185-1204, doi: 10.1093/petrology/egn033.
  • Bensen, G.D., M.H. Ritzwoller and Y. Yang, (2009). A 3D shear velocity model of the crust and uppermost mantle beneath the United States from ambient seismic noise, GJI, Geophys. J. Int., 177, 1177 1196.
  • Siqi Zhang et al., (2009). Thermal Simulation of Deep Tibetan-Plateau by FD Method, Journal of the Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, 26(3), 357-363 (in Chinese) 1196.
  • Bin SHAN, Xiong XIONG, Yong ZHENG, et al. Stress changes on major faults caused by Mw 7.9 Wenchuan earthquake, May 12, 2008. Science in China Series D: Earth Sciences, 2009, doi: 10.1007/s11430-009-0060-9
  • Roshandel Kahoo, A. and Salajegheh, F.,(2009), Gravity sources identification using continuous wavelet transform, Journal of the Earth & Space Physics, Vol. 35‏, No. 2. (in Persian)
  • Bin SHAN, Rongshan FU, Yong ZHENG. On spherical mantle mixture driven by modern plate tectonic motion. Journal of Geodesy and Geodynamics (in Chinese), 2009, Vol. 29(1):46-51

2008

  • O’Neill, C., Lenardic, A., Griffin, W.L. & O’Reilly, S.Y. (2008), Dynamics of cratons in an evolving mantle, invited paper for a Lithos special volume on continental volcanism, Lithos 102, 12-24.
  • Wyman, D., O’Neill, C. & Ayer, J., (2008), Evidence for Modern-Style subduction to 3.1Ga: A Plateau-Adakite-Gold (diamond) association, When did plate tectonics begin on Planet Earth?, Geol. Soc. Amer. Special Penrose Volume, Special Paper 440, Condie, KC., & Pease, V. (eds), 129-148.
  • Afonso, J.C., Zlotnik, S., Fernandez, M. (2008). The effects of compositional and rheological stratifications on small-scale convection under the oceans: implications for the thickness of oceanic lithosphere and seafloor flattening. Geophys. Res. Lett. 35, L20308, doi:10.1029/2008GL035419, .
  • Zlotnik, S., Afonso, J.C., Daez, P., Fernandez, M. (2008). Small-scale gravitational instabilities under the oceans: implications for the evolution of oceanic lithosphere and its expression in geophysical observables. Phil. Mag., 88, 3197-3217.
  • Afonso, J.C., Fernandez, M., Ranalli, G., Griffin, W. L., Connolly, J. (2008). Combined geophysical-petrological modelling of the lithospheric-sublithospheric upper mantle: methodology and applications. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 9, Q05008, doi:10.1029/2007GC001834. Yang Y., D. W. Forsyth, Attenuation in the upper mantle beneath Southern California: Physical state of the lithosphere and asthenosphere, J. Geophys. Res., 113, B03308, doi:10.1029/2007JB005118,2008.
  • Yang, Y. and M.H. Ritzwoller, The characteristics of ambient seismic noise as a source for surface wave tomography, Geochem., Geophys., Geosys., 9(2), Q02008, 18 pages, doi:10.1029/2007GC001814, 2008.
  • Yang, Y, A. Li, M.H. Ritzwoller, Crustal and uppermost mantle structure in southern Africa revealed from ambient noise and teleseismic tomography, Geophys. J. Int.174 (1) , 235 248 doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2008.03779.x,2008.
  • Zheng, S., X. Sun, X. Song, Y. Yang, and M. H. Ritzwoller (2008), Surface wave tomography of China from ambient seismic noise correlation, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 9, Q0502, doi:10.1029/2008GC001981, 2008.
  • Yang, Y., M. H. Ritzwoller, F.-C. Lin, M. P. Moschetti, and N. M. Shapiro (2008), Structure of the crust and uppermost mantle beneath the western United States revealed by ambient noise and earthquake tomography, J. Geophys. Res., 113, B12310, doi:10.1029/2008JB005833.
  • Yang, Y., and M. H. Ritzwoller, (2008), Teleseismic surface wave tomography in the western U.S. using the Transportable Array component of USArray, Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L04308, doi:10.1029/2007GL032278.
  • Yuan, H., K. Dueker, and D. L. Schutt (2008). Testing five of the simplest upper mantle anisotropic velocity parameterizations using teleseismic S and SKS data from the Billings, Montana PASSCAL array, J. Geophys. Res., 113, B03304, doi:10.1029/2007JB005092
  • Schutt, D. L., K. Dueker, and H. Yuan (2008). Crust and upper mantle velocity structure of the Yellowstone hot spot and surroundings, J. Geophys. Res., 113, B03310, doi:10.1029/2007JB005109
  • Stachnik, J. C., K. Dueker, D. L. Schutt, and H. Yuan (2008). Imaging Yellowstone plume-lithosphere interactions from inversion of ballistic and diffusive Rayleigh wave dispersion and crustal thickness data, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 9, Q06004, doi:10.1029/2008GC001992.
  • Bin SHAN, Xiong XIONG, Rongjiang WANG, et al. Coulomb stress evolution along Xianshuihe-Xiaojiang Fault System since 1713 and its interaction with Wenchuan Earthquake, May 12, 2008. Submitted to EPSL (in Revision).
  • Bin SHAN, Xiong XIONG, Yong ZHENG, et al. Analysis of the thermal structure of lithospheric mantle and lithospheric isostasy in China continent. Chinese Journal of Geophysics, 2008, 51(4):744-752

2007

  • O’Neill, C. & Lenardic, A., (2007), Geological consequences of super-sized Earths, GRL, 34, L19204 doi:10.1029/2007GL030598.
  • O’Neill, C., Lenardic, A., Moresi, L., Torsvik, T. & Lee, C.A. (2007), Episodic Precambrian subduction, EPSL 262, 552-562.
  • O’Neill, C., Jellinek, A.M. & Lenardic, A. (2007), Conditions for the onset of plate tectonics on terrestrial planets and moons, EPSL, 261, 20-32.
  • Lee, C.-T.A., Yin Q.-Z., Lenardic, A., Agranier, A., O’Neill, C., Thiagarajan, N., (2007), Trace-element composition of Fe-rich residual liquids formed by fractional crystallization: Implications for the Hadean magma ocean, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 71, 3601-3615.
  • O’Neill, C., Lenardic, A., Jellinek, A.M., Kiefer, W. (2007), Martian volcanism and atmospheric evolution from mantle convection simulations, JGR Planets 112, E07003, doi:10.1029/2006JE002799.
  • Afonso, J.C., Ranalli, G., Fernandez, M. (2007). Density structure and buoyancy of the oceanic lithosphere revisited. Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L10302, doi:10.1029/2007GL029515.
  • Villasenor, A., Y. Yang, M.H. Ritzwoller, and J. Gallart, (2007), Ambient noise surface wave tomography of the Iberian Peninsula: Implications for shallow seismic structure, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L11304, doi:10.1029/2007GL030164.
  • Bensen, G.D., M.H. Ritzwoller, M.P. Barmin, A.L. Levshin, F. Lin, M.P. Moschetti, N.M. Shapiro, and Y. Yang, (2007), Processing seismic ambient noise data to obtain reliable broad-band surface wave dispersion measurements, Geophys. J. Int., 169, 1239-1260.
  • Yang, Y., D.W. Forsyth, and D.S. Weeraratne, (2007), Seismic attenuation near the East Pacific Rise and the origin of the low-velocity zone, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Volume 258, Issue 1-2, p. 260-268.
  • Weeraratne, D.S., D.W. Forsyth, Y. Yang, and S.C. Webb, (2007), Rayleigh wave tomography of the upper mantle beneath intraplate seamount chains in the south Pacific, J. Geophys. Res., 112, B06303, doi:10.1029/2006JB004403.
  • Yang, Y., M.H. Ritzwoller, A.L. Levshin, and N.M. Shapiro, (2007), Ambient noise Rayleigh wave tomography across Europe, Geophys. J. Int., 168(1), page 259.

2006

  • O’Neill, C. & Wyman, D., (2006) Geodynamic modelling of late Archean subduction: P-T constraints from Greenstone belt diamond deposits, Archean Geodynamics & Environments, Geophysical Monograph Series 164, 177-188.
  • O’Neill, C., Moresi, L., Müller, R.D., Albert, R.A. & Dufour, F., (2006), Ellipsis3D: a particle-in-cell finite-element hybrid code for modelling mantle convection and lithospheric deformation, Computers and Geoscience 32 (10) 1769-1779.
  • Yang, Y., and D.W. Forsyth, (2006), Rayleigh wave phase velocities, small-scale convection and azimuthal anisotropy beneath southern California, J. Geophys. Res., 111, B07306, doi:10.1029/2005JB004180.
  • Salajegheh, F. and Ardestani, E. V., (2006), Depth estimate for gravity anomalies via Euler’s homogenous equation, Journal of the Earth &Space Physics, Vol. 32, No. 2. (in Persian)
  • Yang, Y., and D.W. Forsyth, (2006), Regional tomographic inversion of amplitude and phase of Rayleigh waves with 2-D sensitivity kernels, Geophys. J. Int., 166, 1148-1160.

2005

  • O’Neill, C., Moresi, L. & Lenardic, A. (2005) Insulation and depletion due to thickened crust: effects on melt production on Mars and Earth, Geophysical Research Letters, 32(14), L14305 10.1029/2005GL023150.
  • O’Neill, C. & Heine, C., (2005) Reconstructing the Wolfe Creek Meteorite impact: deep structure of the crater and effects on target rock, Australian Journal of Earth Science, 52(5), 699-709.
  • O’Neill, C., Moresi, L. & Jaques, L., (2005) Geodynamic controls on diamond deposits: Implications for Australian occurrences, Tectonophysics, 404, 217-236.
  • O’Neill, C., Müller, R.D. & Steinberger, B. (2005) On the uncertainties in hotspot reconstructions and the significance of moving hotspot reference frames, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 6, 4, Q04003, DOI 10.1029/2004GC000784.
  • Afonso J.C. and Ranalli, G. (2005): Elastic properties of three-phase composites: analytical model based on the modified shear-lag model and the method of cells. Comp. Sci. Technol., 65, 1265-1275. See erratum in Comp. Sci. Technol., 65, 2281.
  • Afonso J.C., Ranalli, G., and Fernandez, M. (2005): Thermal expansivity and elastic properties of the lithospheric mantle: results from mineral physics of composites. Phys. Earth Planet. Int., 149, 279-306.
  • Giacosa, R., Afonso, J.C., Heredia, N., Paredes, J. (2005): Tertiary tectonics of the sub-Andean region of the North Patagonian Andes, Southern Central Andes of Argentina, (41 – 4230S). J. South. Am. Earth Sci., 20, 157-170.
  • Yuan, H., and K. Dueker (2005). Teleseismic P-wave tomogram of the Yellowstone plume, Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L07304, doi:10.1029/2004GL022056.
  • Yuan, H., and K. Dueker (2005). Upper mantle tomographic Vp and Vs images of the Rocky Mountains in Wyoming, Colorado and New Mexico: Evidence for thick, laterally heterogeneous lithosphere, in The Rocky Mountain region–an evolving lithosphere: tectonics, geochemistry, and geophysics, edited by G. Randy, and K.E. Karlstrom, pp. 329-345, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC.

2004

  • Afonso J.C. and G. Ranalli (2004): Crustal and mantle strengths in continental lithosphere: is the jelly sandwich model obsolete? Tectonophysics, 394, 221-232
  • Giacosa, R., Marquez, M., Nillni, A., Fernandez M., Fracchia, D., Parisi, C., Afonso, J.C., Paredes, J., Sciutto, J.C. (2004): Litologia y estructura del basamento igneo-metamorfico del borde SO del Macizo Nordpatagonico al oeste del Rio Chico, (Cushamen, Chubut, Argentina). Rev. Asoc. Geol. Arg., 59, 569-577