Seth A. Stein
http://www.earth.northwestern.edu/people/seth

BORN: July 12, 1953; Middletown, Connecticut

EDUCATION:
Ph.D. (Geophysics), California Institute of Technology, 1978
M.S. (Geophysics), California Institute of Technology, 1977
B.S. (Earth and Planetary Sciences), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1975

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Visiting Scholar, Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society, University of Munich (Germany), 2014
Visiting Professor, University of Munich (Germany), 2014
Visiting Professor, University of Gottingen (Germany), 2013-2014
Faculty Associate, Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University, 2013-
Deering Professor of Geological Sciences, Northwestern University, 2006-
Scientific Director, University NAVSTAR Consortium, 1998-2000
Visiting Senior Scientist, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, 1993-1994
Chairman, Department of Geological Sciences, Northwestern University, 1989-1992
Visiting Professor, University of Utrecht (Netherlands), 1988
Professor of Geological Sciences, Northwestern University, 1987-
Associate Professor of Geological Sciences, Northwestern University, 1983-1987
Assistant Professor of Geological Sciences, Northwestern University, 1979-1983
Post-Doctoral Research Affiliate in Geophysics, Stanford University, 1978-1979

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Plate tectonics, seismology, and space geodesy

HONORS:
Price Medal, Royal Astronomical Society, 2014
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Research Award, 2013
Foreign Member, Academy of Europe, 2010
Stephan Mueller Medal, European Geosciences Union, 2010
George P. Woollard Award, Geological Society of America, 2009
Distinguished Lecturer, Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology/Seismological Society of America, 2005-6
Institute for Scientific Information Highly Cited Researchers list, 2002-
Fellow, Geological Society of America, 1999
Faculty coauthor, paper awarded Outstanding Student Paper Award, Geodesy section,
winter 1997 AGU meeting
Faculty coauthor, paper awarded Outstanding Student Paper Award, Geodesy section,
spring 1995 AGU meeting
James B. Macelwane Medal, American Geophysical Union, 1989
Fellow, American Geophysical Union, 1989
Faculty coauthor, paper awarded Outstanding Student Paper Award, Tectonophysics section,
spring 1987 AGU meeting
Northwestern Undergraduate Student Government Teaching Honor Roll, 1984, 1987
Faculty coauthor, paper awarded Outstanding Student Paper Award, Geodesy section,
winter 1986 AGU meeting
Fannie and John Hertz Foundation Fellow, 1975-1978
Phi Beta Kappa, 1975
Presidential Scholar, 1971
National Merit Scholar, 1971

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:
Commencement Speaker, Virginia Tech Geosciences Department, 2015
Chair, European Science Foundation environmental and climate risk postdoc panel, 2014
Chair, External Review Committee, University of Kentucky Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 2014
Member, Global Earthquake Model / USGS Powell Working Group on Maximum Magnitude and Earthquake Recurrence, 2012-2013
Member, European Research Commission Synergy program review panel, 2012-2013
Chair, Fellows nomination committee, Geodesy Section, American Geophysical Union, 2004-
Member, Organizing Committee, Consortium for Mathematics in the Geosciences, 2011-
Member, European Geosciences Union Arthur Holmes Medal committee, 2011-2013
Member, Group on Earth Observations Geohazards Community of Practice, 2011-
Crough Lecturer, Purdue University Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, 2010
Member, European Geosciences Union Stephan Mueller Medal committee, 2010-2013
Member, German Science Foundation South Atlantic review panel, 2008-
Member, External Review Committee, University of Miami School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, 2008
Consultant, Field Museum of Natural History "Nature Unleashed" disasters exhibit, 2008
Member, NSF Earthscope Operations and Maintenance review panel, 2007
Member, European Science Foundation TOPO-Europe review panel, 2007
Member, NSF Earth Sciences Instrumentation Program Visiting Committee, 2007
Member, External Review Committee, University of California at Riverside, Department of Geological Sciences, 2006
Member, NSF Earthscope Facility review panel, 2005
Organizing committee member, NATO Advanced Research Workshop on tectonics and seismic hazards for the Adria Microplate, 2004
Organizing committee member, NSF MARGINS Theoretical Institute on the Seismogenic Zone, 2003
External Review Committee, Purdue University Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, 2003
Member, NASA Shuttle Radar Topographic Mission Science Team, 1999-2002
Chair, Excellence in Geophysical Education Award committee, American Geophysical Union, 2000-2001
Member, governing board, WEGENER European space geodesy consortium, 2000-2003
Member, External Scientific Advisory Board, Netherlands Research Centre for Integrated Solid Earth Science
Member, Steering Committee, NSF Plate Boundary Observatory Initiative, 1999-2000
Member, University Relations Committee, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, 1999
Organizing committee member, UNAVCO conference on volcanic geodesy, 1999
Chair, Bucher Medal committee, American Geophysical Union, 1996-1998
Invitee, National Academy of Sciences Symposium on Frontiers of Science, 1992
Chair, Fellows nomination committee, Seismology Section, American Geophysical Union, 1992
Seismology section representative, Macelwane Medal committee, American Geophysical Union, 1990-1992
Sub-panel chair, NSF workshop: Continental dynamics research in the 1990s, 1991
Member, NASA Dynamics of the Solid Earth program panel, 1991
Organizing committee member and session chairman, AGU Chapman conference on
time dependent positioning and monitoring of crustal motion, 1991
Member, NSF Proposal Review Panel: Global Positioning System, 1988
Associate Editor, Journal of Geophysical Research, 1986
Associate Editor, Geophysical Research Letters, 1986
Member, NASA GPS Geodetic Systems Working Group, 1986-1988
Editor, Journal of Geophysical Research, 1986-1989
Northwestern University representative, University NAVSTAR Consortium, 1985-
UNESCO Lecturer, International Institute of Seismology and
Earthquake Engineering, Japan, 1985
Northwestern University representative, Incorporated Research Institutions for
Seismology, 1984-1990; member, Executive Committee, 1986-1988;
Chair, nominations committee, 1990
Seismology Program Chair, AGU Fall Annual meeting, 1984-1985
Member, Ocean Margin Drilling Caribbean Regional Synthesis Group, 1981-1982

PUBLICATIONS:

BOOKS:

Morra, G., D.A.Yuen, S.D. King, S.-M. Lee, and S. Stein, Subduction Dynamics: From Mantle Flow to Mega Disasters,
American Geophysical Union Monograph 211, 2016

Landgraph, A., S. Kubler, E. Hintersberger and S. Stein (eds), Seismicity, Fault Rupture and Earthquake Hazards in Slowly Deforming Regions,
Geological Society of London, Special Publications series, volume 432, 2015.

Stein, S. and J. Stein, Playing Against Nature: Integrating Science and Economics to Mitigate Natural Hazards in an Uncertain World, Wiley/AGU, 2014. Ordering information

Stein, S., Disaster Deferred: How New Science is Changing our View of Earthquake Hazards in the Midwest, Columbia University Press, 2010. Ordering information

Stein, S. and S. Mazzotti (eds), Continental Intraplate Earthquakes: Science, Hazard, and Policy Issues, Geological Society of America Special Paper 425, 2007. Ordering information

Pinter, N., G. Grenerczy, J. Weber, S. Stein, and D. Medak (eds), The Adria Microplate: GPS Geodesy, Tectonics and Hazards, Nato Science Series, Springer, 2005. Ordering information

Stein, S. and M. Wysession, Introduction to Seismology, Earthquakes, and Earth Structure, Blackwell Publishing, 2003. Ordering information

Stein, S. and J. Freymueller (eds), Plate Boundary Zones, American Geophysical Union, 2002. Ordering information

Pringle, M., W. Sager, W. Sliter, and S. Stein (eds), The Mesozoic Pacific, American Geophysical Union, 1993. Ordering information

ARTICLES:

Liu, M. and S. Stein, Mid-continental earthquakes: Spatiotemporal occurrences, causes, and hazards, Earth-Science Reviews 162, 364 - 386, 2016. Click here for pdf

Stein, S., C. Stein, J. Kley, R. Keller, M. Merino, E. Wolin, D. Jurdy, D. Wiens, M. Wysession, G. Al-Equabi, W. Shen, A. Frederiksen, F. Darbyshire, G. Waite, W. Rose, E. Vye, T. Rooney, R. Moucha, and E. Brown, New insights into North America's Midcontinent Rift, EOS, 97, doi:10.1029/2016EO056659. Published on 04 August 2016 2016. Click here for EOS story with links or here for pdf

Brooks, E., S. Stein, and B. Spencer, Investigating the effects of smoothing on the performance of earthquake hazard maps, Natural Hazards, submitted, 2016. Click here for pdf

D. Malone, C. Stein, J. Craddock, J. Kley, S. Stein, and J. Malone, Maximum depositional age of the Neoproterozoic Jacobsville Sandstone, Michigan: Implications for the evolution of the Midcontinent Rift. Geosphere, doi:10.1130/GES01302.1., 12, 4, 2016. For pdf click here

Vanneste, K., B. Vleminckx, S. Stein, and T. Camelbeeck, Could Mmax be the same for all continental interiors? Seism. Res. Lett., 87,5, 2016. For pdf click here

Stein, C., J. Kley, S. Stein, D. Hindle, and G.R. Keller, North America's Midcontinent Rift: when rift met LIP, Geosphere, 11, 5, 1607-1616, 2015. For pdf click here

Stein, S., Assessing and mitigating natural hazards in a very uncertain world, in Routledge Handbook of Risk Studies, A. Burgess, A. Alemanno and J. Zinn (eds), 2016. For pdf click here

Stein, S., M. Liu, T. Camelbeeck, M. Merino, A. Landgraph, E. Hintersberger and S. Kubler, Challenges in assessing seismic hazard in intraplate Europe, in Seismicity, Fault Rupture and Earthquake Hazards in Slowly Deforming Regions, A. Landgraph, S. Kubler, E. Hintersberger and S. Stein (eds), Geological Society of London, Special Publications series, volume 432, 2015. For pdf click here

A. Landgraph, S. Kubler, E. Hintersberger and S. Stein, Active tectonics, earthquakes and palaeoseismicity in slowly deforming continents, in Seismicity, Fault Rupture and Earthquake Hazards in Slowly Deforming Regions, A. Landgraph, S. Kubler, E. Hintersberger and S. Stein (eds), Geological Society of London, Special Publications series, volume 432, 2015.

Stein, S., C. Stein, E. Blavascunas, and J. Kley, Using Lake Superior parks to explain the Midcontinent Rift, Park Science, 32, 1, 19-29, 2015. For pdf click here

Stein, S., M. Liu, B. Spencer, and E. Brooks, Promise and paradox: why improved knowledge of plate tectonics hasn't yielded correspondingly better earthquake hazard maps, in Plate Boundaries and Natural Hazards, Geophysical Monograph 219, First Edition. Edited by João C. Duarte and Wouter P. Schellart Plate Boundaries and Natural Hazards, Amer. Geophys. Un. monograph 2016. Click here for pdf

Brooks, E., M. Diggory, E. Gomez, A. Salaree, M. Schmid, N. Saloor, and S. Stein, Should Fermi have secured his water heater?, Seism. Res. Lett., 87, 2A, 2016. Click here for pdf

Brooks, E., S. Stein, and B. Spencer, Comparing the performance of Japanese earthquake hazard maps to uniform and randomized maps, Seism. Res. Lett., 87, 1, 2016. Click here for pdf

Ola, O., Frederiksen, A. W., Bollmann, T., van der Lee, S., Darbyshire, F., Wolin, E., Revenaugh, J., Stein, C., Stein, S., and Wysession, M., Anisotropic zonation in the lithosphere of Central North America: Influence of a strong cratonic lithosphere on the Mid-Continent Rift, Tectonophysics, 683, 367-381, 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.06.03.

Stein, S., B. Spencer, and E. Brooks, Metrics for assessing earthquake hazard map performance, Bull. Seism. soc. Amer., 105, 2015. Click here for pdf

Stein, C., and S. Stein, Are large oceanic depth anomalies caused by thermal perturbations?, in GSA Special Paper 514: The Interdisciplinary Earth: A Volume in Honor of Don L. Anderson, doi:10.1130/2015.2514(12), 2015. Click here for pdf

Stein, S., J. Kley, D. Hindle, and A. Friedrich, Exploring natural hazard policies with bike helmets and bus fares, EOS, 96, doi:10.1029/2015EO027187, 31 March 2015. Click here for pdf

Stein, S., B. Spencer, and E. Brooks, Bayes and BOGSAT: issues in when and how to revise earthquake hazard maps, Seism. Res. Lett., 86, 6-10, 2015. Click here for pdf

Stein, C., Stein, S., Merino, M., Keller, G.R., Flesch, L. and D. Jurdy, Was the Mid-Continent Rift part of a successful seafloor-spreading episode? Geophys. Res. Lett., 10.1002/2013GL059176, 2014. For pdf click here

Liu, M., G. Luo, H. Wang and S. Stein, Long aftershock sequences in North China and Central U.S.: implications for hazard assessment in mid-continents, Earthquake Science, 27, 27-35, 2014.

Stein, S. and A. Friedrich, How much can we clear the crystal ball?, Astronomy and Geophysics, 55, 2.11-2.17, 2014. For pdf click here

Merino. M., Stein, S. and J. Adams, Have we seen the largest earthquakes in eastern North America? submitted, 2014. Click here for pdf

Stein, J.L. and S. Stein, Formulating natural hazard policies under uncertainty, SIAM/ASA J. on Uncertainty Quantification, 1, 42-50, 2013. Click here for pdf.

Stein, S. and J.L. Stein, How good do natural hazard assessments need to be?, GSA Today, 23, no. 4/5, doi: 10.1130/GSATG167GW.1 (April/May), 2013. Click here for pdf

Stein, S. and J.L. Stein, Shallow versus deep uncertainties in natural hazard assessments, EOS, 94, 4, 133-140 (2 April), 2013. Click here for pdf

Merino, M., Keller, G.R., Stein, S. and Stein, C., Variations in Mid-Continent Rift magma volumes consistent with microplate evolution, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 1513-1516, doi:10.1029/2011GL050310, 2013. For pdf click here

Wolin, E., S. Stein, F. Pazzaglia, A. Meltzer, A. Kafka, and C. Berti, Mineral, Virginia, earthquake illustrates seismicity of a passive-aggressive margin, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L02305, doi:10.1029/2011GL050310, 2012. For pdf click here

Stein, S., R. Geller, and M. Liu, Why earthquake hazard maps often fail and what to do about it, Tectonophysics, 562-563, 1-25, 2012. For pdf click here

Stein, J.L. and S. Stein, Rebuilding Tohoku: a joint geophysical and economic framework for hazard mitigation GSA Today, 22(9) 2012. For pdf click here

Stein, S. and R.J. Geller, Communicating uncertainties in natural hazard forecasts, EOS, 93, 361-362, 2012. For pdf click here

Stein, J.L. and S. Stein, Gray Swans: comparison of natural and financial hazard assessment and mitigation, Natural Hazards, doi 10.1007/s11069-012-0388-x, 2012. For pdf click here

Stein, J.L. and S. Stein, Formulating Natural Hazard Policies Under Uncertainty, SIAM News, 45/10, 6-7, 2012. Click here for pdf.

Ebeling, C., and S. Stein, Seismological identification and characterization of a large hurricane, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 101, 2011. For pdf click here

Chang, S.-J., M. Merino, S. Van der Lee, S. Stein, and C. Stein, Mantle flow beneath Arabia offset from the opening Red Sea, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L04301, doi:10.1029/2010GL045852, 2011. For pdf click here
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Liu, M., S. Stein, and H. Wang, 2000 years of migrating earthquakes in North China: How earthquakes in mid-continents differ from those at plate boundaries, Lithosphere, 3, doi: 10.1130/L129, 2011. For pdf click here

Hubenthal, M., Stein, S. and J. Taber, A big squeeze: examining and modeling the causes of intraplate earthquakes in the earth science classroom, The Earth Scientist, 27, 33-39, 2011. For pdf click here

Stein, S., S. van der Lee, D. Jurdy, C. Stein, D. Wiens, M. Wysession, J. Revenaugh, A. Frederiksen, F. Darbyshire, T. Bollmann, J. Lodewyk, E. Wolin, M. Merino, and K. Tekverk, Learning from failure: the SPREE Mid-Continent Rift Experiment, GSA Today, 21, 9, pp 5-7, September 2011. For pdf click here

Stein, S. and E. Okal, The size of the 2011 Tohoku earthquake needn't have been a surprise, EOS, 92, 227-228, 2011. For pdf click here

Stein, S., R. Geller, and M. Liu, Bad assumptions or bad luck: why earthquake hazard maps need objective testing, Seis. Res. Lett., 82, 623-626, 2011. For pdf click here

Calais, E., A. Freed, R. Van Arsdale, and S. Stein, Triggering of New Madrid seismicity by late Pleistocene erosion, Nature, 466, 608-611, 2010. For pdf click here

Merino, M., S. Stein, M. Liu, and E. Okal, Comparison of seismicity rates in the New Madrid and Wabash Valley seismic zones, Seis. Res. Lett., 81, 951-954, 2010. For pdf click here

Stein, S., M. Liu, E. Calais, and Q. Li, Midcontinent earthquakes as a complex system, Seis. Res. Lett., 80, 551-553, 2009. For pdf click here

Stein, S. and M. Liu, Long aftershock sequences within continents and implications for earthquake hazard assessment, Nature, 462, 87-89, 2009. For pdf click here

Okal, E. and S. Stein, S., Observations of ultralong period normal modes from the December 2004 Sumatra-Andaman earthquake, Phys.Earth. Planet Int., 175 53-62, 2009. For pdf click here

Stein, S. and J. Hebden, Time-dependent seismic hazard maps for the New Madrid seismic zone and Charleston, South Carolina areas, Seis. Res. Lett., 80, 12-20, 2009. For pdf click here

Schramm, K. and S. Stein, Apparent slow oceanic transform earthquakes due to source mechanism bias, Seis. Res. Lett., 80, 102-107, 2009. For pdf click here

Li, Q., M. Liu and S. Stein, Spatial-temporal complexity of continental intraplate seismicity: insights from geodynamic modeling and implications for seismic hazard estimation, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 99, 52-60, 2009. For pdf click here

Blewitt, G., W. C. Hammond, C. Kreemer, H.-P. Plag, S. Stein, and E. Okal, GPS for real-time earthquake source determination and tsunami warning systems, J. Geod., 83, S335-343, 2009. For pdf click here

Calais, E. and S. Stein, Time-variable deformation in the New Madrid seismic zone, Science, 5920, 1442, 2009. For pdf click here
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Jeanloz, R. S. Beck, M. Lisowski, J. Lorenzo, C. Mora, J. Rimstidt, S. Shirey, S. Stein and K. Wirth, Big science, little science: Review of NSF's Earth Science Instrumentation and Facilities Program, EOS, 89 61-62, 2008.

Stein, S. and E. Okal, Ultralong period seismic study of the December 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and implications for regional tectonics and the subduction process, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 97, S279-S295, 2007. For pdf click here

Stein, S. Education, outreach, and marketing, EOS, 88, 39-40, 2007. For pdf click here

Stein, S. New Madrid GPS: much ado about nothing?, EOS, 88, 58-60, 2007. For pdf click here

Sella, G., S. Stein, T. Dixon, M. Craymer, T. James, S. Mazzotti and R. Dokka, Observations of glacial isostatic adjustment in stable North America with GPS, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L02306, doi:10.1029/2006GL027081, 2007. For pdf click here

Stein, S., Approaches to continental intraplate earthquake issues, in Continental Intraplate Earthquakes, Special Paper 425, 1-16, S. Stein and S. Mazzotti, eds., GSA, Boulder, CO, 2007. For pdf click here

Swafford, L. and S. Stein, Limitations of the short earthquake record for seismicity and seismic hazard studies, in Continental Intraplate Earthquakes, Special Paper 425, 49-58, S. Stein and S. Mazzotti, eds., GSA, Boulder, CO, 2007. For pdf click here

McKenna, J., S. Stein, and C. Stein, Is the New Madrid Seismic Zone hotter and weaker than its surroundings? in Continental Intraplate Earthquakes, Special Paper 425, 167-175, S. Stein and S. Mazzotti, eds., GSA, Boulder, CO, 2007. For pdf click here

Lopez, A., S. Stein, T. Dixon, G. Sella, E. Calais, P. Jansma, J. Weber, and P. LaFemina, Is there a Northern Lesser Antilles Forearc block?, Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L07313, doi:10.1029/2005GL025293, 2006. For pdf click here

Stein, S., Limitations of a young science, Seis. Res. Lett., 77, 351-353, 2006. For pdf click here

Blewitt, G., C. Kreemer, W. Hammond, H. Plag, S. Stein, and E. Okal, Rapid determination of earthquake magnitude by GPS for tsunami warning systems, Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L11309, doi:10.1029/2006GL026145, 2006. For pdf click here

Dye, S. and S. Stein, Exploring Earth's composition and energetics with geoneutrinos, EOS, 87, 253-260, 2006. For pdf click here

Stein, S. and G. Sella, Pleistocene change from convergence to extension in the Apennines as a consequence of Adria microplate motion, in The Adria Microplate: GPS Geodesy, Tectonics and Hazards, Nato Science Series, 21-34, edited by Pinter, N., G. Grenerczy, J. Weber, S. Stein, and D. Medak, Springer, 2005. For pdf click here

Stein, S. and E. Okal, Size and speed of the Sumatra earthquake, Nature, 434, 581-582, 2005. For pdf click here

Stein, S. and E. Okal, Sumatra earthquake - what happened and why The Earth Scientist, 21, 6-11, 2005. For pdf click here

Park, J., T.-R. A. Song, J. Tromp, E. Okal, S. Stein, et al., Earth's free oscillations excited by the 26 December 2004 Sumatra-Andaman earthquake, Science, 308, 1139-1144, 2005. For pdf click here

Stein, S., A. Friedrich, and A. Newman, Dependence of possible characteristic earthquakes on spatial sampling: illustration for the Wasatch seismic zone, Utah, Seis. Res. Lett., 76, 432-436, 2005. For pdf click here

DeLaughter, J., C. A. Stein, and S. Stein, Hotspots: a view from the swells, in Foulger, G. R., J. Natland, D. C. Presnall, and D. L. Anderson (eds.), Plates, plumes, and paradigms, Geol. Soc. Am. Sp. Paper 388, 257-278, doi: 10.1130/2005.2388(16), 2005. For pdf click here

Tectonic implications of the GPS velocity field in the northern Adriatic region, Grenerczy, G., G. Sella, S. Stein, and A. Kenyeres, Geopys. Res. Lett., 32, doi10.1029/2005GL022947, 2005. For pdf click here

Calais, E.,G. Mattioli, C. DeMets, J.-M.Nocquet, S. Stein, A. Newman, and P. Rydelek, Tectonic strain in plate interiors? Nature 438, doi: 10.1038/nature04428, 2005. For pdf click here

Stein, S. and A. Newman, Characteristic and uncharacteristic earthquakes as possible artifacts: applications to the New Madrid and Wabash seismic zones, Seis. Res. Lett., 75, 173-187, 2004. For pdf click here

Stein, S., No free lunch, Seis. Res. Lett., 75, 555-556, 2004. For pdf click here

Stein, C. and S. Stein, Mantle plumes: heat flow near Iceland Astronomy and Geophysics, 44, 8-10, 2003. For pdf click here

Stein, S., J. Tomasello, and A. Newman, Should Memphis Build for California's Earthquakes? EOS, 84, 177,184-185, 2003. For pdf click here, for discussion click here

Yang, Y., M. Liu and S. Stein, A 3-D geodynamic model of lateral crustal flow during Andean mountain building, Geophys. Res. Lett., 30(21), 10.1029/2001GL018308, 2003. For pdf click here

Ware, R., D. Fulker, S. Stein, D. Anderson, S. Avery, R. Clark, K. Droegemier, J. Kuettner, J. Minster, and S. Sorooshian, Real-time national GPS networks for atmospheric sensing, J. Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 63, 1315-1330, 2001.

Stein, S. and E. Klosko, Earthquake mechanisms and plate tectonics, in W. Lee, H. Kanamori, and P. Jennings (eds.) Handbook of Earthquake and Engineering Seismology , 2002.

Hindle, D., J. Kley, E. Klosko, S. Stein, T. Dixon, and E. Norabuena, Consistency of geologic and geodetic displacements during Andean orogenesis, Geophys. Res. Lett., 29(7), 10.1029/2001GL013757, , 2002. For pdf click here

Stein, S., G. Sella, and E. Okal, The January 26, 2001 Bhuj earthquake and the diffuse western boundary of the Indian plate, in Plate Boundary Zones, edited by S. Stein and J. Freymueller, Geodynamics Series 30, AGU, Washington, D. C., 243-254, 2002. For pdf click here

Klosko, E. R., S. Stein, D. Hindle, T. Dixon, and E. Norabuena, Comparison of geodetic, geologic, and seismological observations in the Nazca-South American plate boundary zone, in Plate Boundary Zones, edited by S. Stein and J. Freymueller, Geodynamics Series 30, AGU, Washington, D. C., 123-134, 2002. For pdf click here

Liu, M., Y. Yang, S. Stein, and E. Klosko, Crustal shortening and extension in the Andes from a viscoelastic model, in Plate Boundary Zones, edited by S. Stein and J. Freymueller, Geodynamics Series 30, AGU, Washington, D. C., 325-340, 2002. For pdf click here

Stein, S. and G. Sella, Plate boundary zones: concept and approaches, in Plate Boundary Zones, edited by S. Stein and J. Freymueller, Geodynamics Series 30, AGU, Washington, D. C., 1-26, 2002. For pdf click here

A. Newman, J. Schneider, S. Stein, and A. Mendez, Uncertainties in seismic hazard maps for the New Madrid Seismic Zone and implications for seismic hazard communication, Seis. Res. Lett., 72, 653-667, 2001. For pdf click here

Bina, C., S. Stein, F. Marton, and E. VanArk, Implications of slab mineralogy for subduction dynamics, Phys. Earth Planet. Int., 127, 51-66, 2001.

Stein, S., M. Hamburger, C. Meertens, T. Dixon, and S. Owen, UNAVCO Conference discusses advances in volcano geodesy, EOS, 81, 121-126, 2000. For pdf click here

Klosko, E., J. DeLaughter, and S. Stein, Technology in introductory geophysics: the high-low mix, Computers and Geosciences, 26, 693-698, 2000. For html click here

Ware, R., D. Fulker, S. Stein, D. Anderson, S. Avery, R. Clark, K. Droegemier, J. Kuettner, J. Minster, and S. Sorooshian, SUOMINET: A real-time national GPS network for atmospheric research and education, Bull. Amer. Meteorol. Soc., 81, 677-694, 2000.

Liu, M., Y. Yang, S. Stein, Y. Zhu, J. Engeln, Crustal shortening in the Andes: Why do GPS rates differ from geological rates? Geophys. Res. Lett., 27, 3005-3008, 2000. For pdf (B&W only) click here

Marton, F., C. Bina, S. Stein, and D. Rubie, Effects of slab mineralogy on subduction rates, Geophys. Res. Lett., 26, 119-122, 1999.

Newman, A., S. Stein, J. Weber, J. Engeln, A. Mao, and T. Dixon, Slow deformation and low seismic hazard at the New Madrid seismic zone, Science, 284, 619-621, 1999. For pdf click here

Stein, S. and D. Rubie, Deep earthquakes in real slabs, Science, 286 909-910, 1999. For html click here

Norabuena, E., T. Dixon, S. Stein, and C. Harrison, Decelerating Nazca-South America convergence and Nazca-Pacific spreading, Geophys. Res. Lett., 26, 3405-3408, 1999. For pdf click here

DeLaughter, J., S. Stein, and C. Stein, Extraction of the lithospheric aging signal from satellite geoid data, Earth. Planet Sci. Lett., 174, 173-181, 1999. For pdf click here

Norabuena, E., L. Leffler-Griffin, A. Mao, T. Dixon, S. Stein, I. S. Sacks, L. Ocala and M. Ellis, Space geodetic observations of Nazca-South America convergence along the Central Andes, Science, 279, 358-362, 1998. For pdf click here

Weber, J., S. Stein, and J. Engeln, Estimation of intraplate strain accumulation in the New Madrid Seismic Zone from repeat GPS surveys Tectonics, 17, 250-266, 1998.

Stein, S. and T. Dixon, Looking for bears: space geodesy for earthquake studies, Seis. Res. Lett., 69, 377-379, 1998.

DeLaughter, J., S. Stein, C. Stein, and K. Bain, Preconceptions about earth science among students in an introductory course, EOS, 79, 429, 1998. For pdf click here

Silver, P., Y. Bock, D. Agnew, T. Henyey, A. Linde, T. McEvilly, J.-B. Minster, B. Romanowicz, I. Sacks, R. Smith, S. Solomon, and S. Stein, A plate boundary observatory, IRIS Newsletter, 16, 2, 3-7, 1998.

Stein, S., and C. Stein, Ocean depths and the Lake Wobegone Effect, Science, 275, 1613-1614, 1997. For html click here

Leffler, L., A. Mao, T. Dixon, S. Stein, and M. Ellis, Constraints on the present-day shortening rate across the Central Eastern Andes from GPS measurements, Geophys. Res. Lett., 24, 1031-1034, 1997.

Stein, S., Hot-spotting in the Pacific, Nature, 387, 345-346, 1997.

Stein, C., and S. Stein, Estimation of lateral hydrothermal flow distance from spatial variations in oceanic heat flow, Geophys. Res. Lett., 24, 2323-2326, 1997. For pdf click here

Stein, S. and J. DeLaughter, Upgrading a beginning geophysics course: taking a "small-is-beautiful" approach, EOS, 78, 521-532, 1997.

Seno, T., T. Sarkuri, and S. Stein, Can the Okhotsk plate be discriminated from the North American plate?, J. Geophys. Res., 101, 11305-11316, 1996. For pdf click here

Kirby, S., S. Stein, D. Rubie, and E. Okal, Deep earthquakes and metastable phase changes in subducting oceanic lithosphere, Rev. Geophys., 34, 261-306, 1996. For pdf click here

Stein, S., and C. Stein, Thermo-mechanical evolution of oceanic lithosphere: implications for the subduction process and deep earthquakes, in: Subduction: Top to Bottom, Geophysical Monograph 96 edited by G. Bebout, D. School, and S. Kirby, Am. Geophys. Un., Washington, D.C., 1-17, 1996. For pdf click here

Stein, S., Launching an environmental science major: experience at Northwestern, GSA Today, 38-39, March, 1996. For pdf click here

Dixon, T. H., A. Mao, and S. Stein, How rigid is the stable interior of the North American plate?, Geophys. Res. Lett., 23, 3035-3038, 1996. For pdf click here

Stein, C. and S. Stein, Modeling heat flow and hydrothermal circulation in young crust, Ridge Events, 6, 1, 9-11, 1995.

Stein, C., S. Stein, and A. Pelayo, Heat flow and hydrothermal circulation, in: Physical, chemical, biological and geological interactions within hydrothermal systems, AGU Mono., edited by Humphris, S., L. Mullineaux, R. Zierenberg and R. Thomson, Am. Geophys. Un., Washington, D.C., 425-445, 1995. For pdf click here

Stein, S., Deep earthquakes: a fault too big?, Science, 268, 49-50, 1995. For pdf click here

Richardson, P., S. Stein, C. Stein, and M. Zuber, Geoid data and the thermal structure of oceanic lithosphere, Geophys. Res. Lett., 22, 1913-1916, 1995. For pdf click here

Shoberg, T., and S. Stein, Investigation of spreading center evolution by joint inversion of seafloor lineation and magnetic data, Earth Planet Sci. Lett., 122 195-206, 1994. For pdf click here

Pelayo, A., S. Stein, and C. Stein, Estimation of oceanic hydrothermal heat flux from the depths of midocean ridge seismicity and magma chambers and heat flow data, Geophys. Res. Lett., 21, 713-716, 1994. For pdf click here

Stein, C. and S. Stein, Comparison of plate and asthenospheric flow models for the evolution of oceanic lithosphere, Geophys. Res. Lett., 21, 709-712, 1994. For pdf click here

DeMets, C., R. G. Gordon, D. F. Argus, and S. Stein, Effect of recent revisions to the geomagnetic reversal time scale on estimates of current plate motion, Geophys. Res. Lett., 21, 2191-2194, 1994. For pdf click here

Stein, C. and S. Stein, Constraints on hydrothermal flux through the oceanic lithosphere from global heat flow, J. Geophys. Res, 99, 3081-3095, 1994. For pdf click here

Shoberg, T., C. Stein, and S. Stein, Constraints on lithospheric thermal structure for the Indian Ocean basin from depth and heat flow data, Geophys. Res. Lett., 20, 1095-1098, 1993.

Stein, C. and S. Stein, Constraints on Pacific midplate swells from global depth-age and heat flow-age models, in Pringle, M., W. Sager, W. Sliter, and S. Stein (eds), The Mesozoic Pacific, Geophysical Monograph 76, 53-76, American Geophysical Union, 1993. For pdf click here

Seno, T., S. Stein, and A. Gripp, A model for the motion of the Phillipine Sea Plate consistent with NUVEL-1 and geological data, J. Geophys. Res, 98, 17941-17948, 1993. For pdf click here

Stein, S., Space geodesy and plate motions, Contributions of Space Geodesy to Geodynamics, American Geophysical Union Geodynamics Series 23, 5-20, 1993. For pdf click here

Helffrich, G. and S. Stein, Study of the structure of the slab/mantle interface using reflected and converted seismic waves, Geophys. J. Int., 115, 14-40, 1993.

Stein, S., Seismic gaps and grizzly bears, Nature, 356, 387-388, 1992.

Gordon, R. G. and S. Stein, Global tectonics and space geodesy, Science, 256, 333-342, 1992.

Stein, C. and S. Stein, A model for the global variation in oceanic depth and heat flow with lithospheric age, Nature, 359, 123-128, 1992. For pdf click here

Shoberg, T., S. Stein and J. Karsten, Constraints on rift propagation history at the Cobb Offset, Juan de Fuca ridge, from numerical modeling of tectonic fabric, Tectonophysics, 197, 295-308, 1991. For pdf click here

D. Naar, F. Martinez, R. Hey, T. Reed IV, and S. Stein, Pito Rift: how a large-offset rift propagates, Mar. Geophys. Res., 13, 287-310, 1991.

Stein, S. and A. Pelayo, Seismological constraints on stress in the oceanic lithosphere, Phil. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. A., 337, 53-72, 1991. For pdf click here

DeMets, C., R. G. Gordon, D. F. Argus, and S. Stein, Current plate motions, Geophys. J., 101, 425-478, 1990. For pdf click here

DeMets, C. and S. Stein, A present-day kinematic model for the Rivera plate and tectonics of Southwestern Mexico, J. Geophys. Res., 95, 21931-21948, 1990. For pdf click here

Helffrich, G., S. Stein, and B. J. Wood, Implications for subduction zone thermal structure and mineralogy for seismic wave reflections and conversions at the downgoing slab/mantle interface, J. Geophys. Res., 94, 753-763, 1989.

Stein, S., S. Cloetingh, N. Sleep and R. Wortel, Passive margin earthquakes, stresses, and rheology, in S. Gregerson and P. Basham (eds) Earthquakes at North Atlantic Passive Margins, 231-259, Kluwer, 1989. For pdf click here

Argus, D. F., R. G. Gordon, C. DeMets, and S. Stein, Closure of the Africa-North America-Eurasia plate circuit and tectonics of the Gloria fault, J. Geophys. Res., 94, 5585-5602, 1989.

Stoddard, P. R., and S. Stein, A kinematic model of zero-offset and very-long-offset transforms, Mar. Geophys. Res., 3-4, 181-190, 1989. For pdf click here

Spakman, W., S. Stein, R. van der Hilst, and R. Wortel, Resolution experiments for NW Pacific subduction zone tomography, Geophys. Res. Lett., 16, 1097-1100, 1989. For pdf click here

Stein, S., C. DeMets, R. G. Gordon, J. Brodholt, J. F. Engeln, D. A. Wiens, D. Argus, P. Lundgren, C. Stein, and D. F. Woods, A test of alternative Caribbean plate relative motion models, J. Geophys. Res., 93, 3041-3050, 1988.

Engeln, J., S. Stein, J. Werner and R. Gordon, Microplate and shear zone models for oceanic spreading center reorganizations, J. Geophys. Res., 93, 2839-2856, 1988. For pdf click here

Brodholt, J., and S. Stein, Rheological control on the distribution of Wadati-Benioff seismicity, Geophys. Res. Lett., 15, 1081- 1077, 1988. For pdf click here

Lundgren, P. R., E. A. Okal, and S. Stein, Body wave deconvolution for variable source parameters; application to the December 6, 1987 Kuriles earthquake, Geophys. J., 94, 171-180, 1988.

Acton, G., S. Stein, and J. Engeln, Formation of curved seafloor fabric by changes in rift propagation velocity and spreading rate: application to the 95.5°W Galapagos propagator, J. Geophys. Res., 93, 11845-11861, 1988. For pdf click here

Acton, G., S. Stein, and J. Engeln, Block rotation and continental extension in Afar: a comparison to oceanic microplate systems, Tectonics, 10, 501-526, 1991. 587-590, 1987. For pdf click here

Stein, S., S. Cloetingh, D. Wiens and R. Wortel, Why does near ridge extensional seismicity occur primarily in the Indian Ocean?, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 82, 107-113, 1987. For pdf click here

Schlanger, S. O. and S. Stein, Charles Darwin and Captain Moresby on the sudden drowning of the Great Chagos Bank: A 19th century discovery of the seismicity of `aseismic' ridges and the `intraplate' tectonics of the Indian Ocean, EOS, 68, 140-141, 1987.

Okal, E. A. and S. Stein, The 1942 Southwest Indian Ocean Ridge earthquake: the largest known transform event, Geophys. Res. Lett., 14, 147-150, 1987.

Gordon, R., S. Stein, C. DeMets, D. Argus, and D. Woods, Statistical tests for closure of plate motion circuits, Geophys. Res. Lett., 14, 587-590, 1987. For pdf click here

Shudofsky, G., S. Cloetingh, S. Stein, and R. Wortel, Unusually deep earthquakes in East Africa: constraints on the thermo-mechanical structure of a continental rift system, Geophys. Res. Lett., 14, 741-744, 1987.

DeMets, C., R. Gordon, S. Stein, and D. Argus, A revised estimate of Pacific-North America motion and implications for western North America plate boundary zone tectonics, Geophys. Res. Lett., 14, 911-914, 1987.

Stein, S., E. Okal and D. Wiens, Application of modern techniques to analysis of historical earthquakes, in: Historical Seismograms and Earthquakes of the World, edited by W.H.K. Lee, H. Meyers and K. Shimazaki, 85-104, Academic Press, London, 1987.

Anderson-Fontana, S., J. F. Engeln, P. Lundgren, R. L. Larson, and S. Stein, Tectonics of the Nazca-Antarctica plate boundary, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 86, 46-56, 1987.

Stein, S., D. Wiens, J. Engeln and K. Fujita, Comment on ``Subduction of aseismic ridges beneath the Caribbean plate" by W. McCann and L. Sykes, J. Geophys. Res., 91, 784-786, 1986.

Engeln, J., D. Wiens and S. Stein, Mechanisms and depths of Atlantic transform fault earthquakes, J. Geophys. Res., 91, 548-578, 1986.

Stein, S. and E. Okal, Seismological studies of the deformation of the oceanic lithosphere, in Anderson, A. and A. Cazenzve (eds), Space Geodesy and Geodynamics, Academic Press, London, 1986.

Anderson-Fontana, S., J. Engeln, P. Lundgren, R. Larson and S. Stein, Tectonics and evolution of the Juan Fernandez microplate at the Pacific - Antarctic - Nazca triple junction, J. Geophys. Res., 91, 2005-2018, 1986.

Stein, S. and D. A. Wiens, Depth determination for shallow teleseismic earthquakes: methods and results, Rev. Geophys., 24, 806-832, 1986.

Stein, S., J. Engeln, C. Demets, R. Gordon, D. Woods, D. Argus, P. Lundgren, C. Stein, and D. Wiens, The Nazca-South America convergence rate and the recurrence of the great 1960 Chilean earthquake, Geophys. Res. Lett., 13, 713-716, 1986. For pdf click here

Wiens, D., S. Stein, C. Demets, R. Gordon and C. Stein, Plate tectonic models for Indian Ocean ``intraplate" deformation, Tectonophysics, 132, 37-48, 1986.

Wiens, D. and S. Stein, Implications of oceanic intraplate seismicity for plate rheology, stresses and driving forces, Tectonophysics, 116, 143-162, 1985. For pdf click here

Wiens, D., C. Demets, R. Gordon, S. Stein, D. Argus, J. Engeln, P. Lundgren, D. Quible, C. Stein, S. Weinstein and D. F. Woods, A diffuse plate boundary model for central Indian Ocean tectonics, Geophys. Res. Lett., 12, 429-423, 1985. For pdf click here

Engeln, J. and S. Stein, Tectonics of the Easter Plate, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 68, 259-270, 1984. For pdf click here

Stein, S. and R. Gordon, Statistical tests of additional plate boundaries from plate motion inversions, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 69, 400-412, 1984. For pdf click here

Wiens, D. and S. Stein, Intraplate seismicity and stresses in young oceanic lithosphere, J. Geophys. Res., 89, 11442-11464, 1984.

Wiens, D. and S. Stein, Age dependence of oceanic intraplate seismicity and implications for lithospheric evolution, J. Geophys. Res., 88, 6455-6468, 1983. For pdf click here

Stein, S., J. Engeln, D. Wiens, R. Speed and K. Fujita, Slow subduction of old lithosphere in the Lesser Antilles, Tectonophysics, 99, 139-148, 1983. For pdf click here

Stein, S., J. Mills and R. Geller, Data space inversion of fundamental spheroidal mode attenuation measurements, in Stacey et al. (eds), Anelasticity in the Earth, Geodynamics Series 4, 39-53, AGU, Washington, 1982.

Stein, S., D. Wiens and K. Fujita, The 1966 Kremasta Reservoir earthquake sequence, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 59, 49-60, 1982.

Stein, S., J. Engeln, D. Wiens, K. Fujita and R. Speed, Subduction seismicity and tectonics in the Lesser Antilles arc, J. Geophys. Res., 87, 8642-8664, 1982. For pdf click here

Sleep, N., R. Geller and S. Stein, A constraint on the earth's lateral heterogeneity from the scattering of spheroidal mode Q-1 measurements, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 71, 183-198, 1981.

Stein, S. and J. Nunn, Analysis of split normal modes for the 1977 Indonesian earthquake, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 71, 1031-1047, 1981.

Stein, S. and G. Kroeger, Estimating earthquake source parameters from seismological data, in Nemat-Nassar (ed), Solid Earth Geophysics and Geotechnology, AMD 42, 61-71, Am. Soc. Mech. Eng., New York, NY, 1980.

Stein, S., Intraplate seismicity on bathymetric features: the 1968 Emperor Trough earthquake, J. Geophys. Res., 84, 4763-4768, 1979.

Stein, S., N. Sleep, R. Geller, S. Wang and G. Kroeger, Earthquakes along the passive margin of eastern Canada, Geophys. Res. Lett., 5, 537-540, 1979. For pdf click here

Wang, S.-C., R. Geller, S. Stein and B. Taylor, Intraplate thrust faulting earthquakes in the South China Sea, J. Geophys. Res., 84, 5267-5631, 1979.

Geller, R. and S. Stein, Time domain attenuation measurements for fundamental spheroidal modes (0S6-0S28) for the 1977 Indonesian earthquake, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 69, 1671-1691, 1979. For pdf click here

Sleep, N., S. Stein, R. Geller and R. Gordon, Comment on ``The use of the minimum dissipation principle in tectonophysics," Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 45, 218-220, 1979.

Stein, S. and R. Geller, Time domain observation and synthesis of split spheroidal and torsional free oscillations of the 1960 Chilean earthquake: preliminary results, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 68, 325-332, 1978. For pdf click here

Stein, S. and E. Okal, Seismicity and tectonics of the Ninetyeast Ridge area: evidence for internal deformation of the Indian plate, J. Geophys. Res., 83, 2233-2246, 1978. For pdf click here

Geller, R. and S. Stein, Normal modes of a laterally heterogeneous body: a one dimensional example, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 68, 103-116, 1978. For pdf click here

Miller, W., R. Geller and S. Stein, Use of a bubble tiltmeter as a horizontal seismometer, Geophys. J., 54, 661-668, 1978.

Stein, S., A model for the relation between spreading rate and oblique spreading, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 39, 313-318, 1978.

Stein, S., An earthquake swarm on the Chagos-Laccadive Ridge and its tectonic implications, Geophys. J., 55, 577-588, 1978.

Stein, S. and R. Geller, Attenuation measurements of split normal modes for the 1960 Chilean and 1964 Alaskan earthquakes, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 68, 1595-1612, 1978.

Geller, R. and S. Stein, Split free oscillation amplitudes for the 1960 Chilean and 1964 Alaskan earthquakes, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 67, 651-660, 1977.

Stein, S., H. Melosh and J. Minster, Ridge migration and asymmetric seafloor spreading, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 36, 51-62, 1977.

Stein, S. and R. Geller, Amplitudes of the earth's split normal modes, J. Phys. Earth, 25, 117-142, 1977. For pdf click here

Dainty, A., N. Toksoz and S. Stein, Reply to comments on `Variation ...', Geophys. Res. Lett., 3, 405-406, 1976.

Dainty, A., N. Toksoz and S. Stein, Seismic investigation of the lunar interior, Proc. Lunar Sci. Conf., 7, 3057-3075, 1976.

Dainty, A., S. Stein and N. Toksoz, Variation in the number of meteoroid impacts on the moon with lunar phase, Geophys. Res. Lett., 2, 273-276, 1975.

OTHER:

Stein, S., Understanding earthquake hazard maps, Earth, January 2009. For pdf click here

Hwang, D., M. Francis, B. Choi, J. Singh, S. Stein, J. Borrero, H. Thio, C. Ratti and D. Bergado, Mitigating the risk from coastal hazards: Strategies and concepts for recovery from the December 26, 2004 tsunami Univ. Hawaii Sea Grant report, 2005.

Stein, S. and C. Stein, Energy flows in the lithosphere, in Encyclopedia of Energy, Elsevier, 2004.

Stein, S. and J. Tomasello, When safety costs too much, New York Times, January 10, 2004. For html click here

Stein, S. and E. Klosko, Earthquake mechanisms and plate tectonics, in W. Lee, H. Kanamori, and P. Jennings (eds.) Handbook of Earthquake and Engineering Seismology 69-78, Academic Press, 2002.

Stein, S., The media and the quake that wasn't: reflections on news coverage of the December 1990 Midwest earthquake prediction, Chicago Journalist, October 1991.

Stein, S. and D. F. Woods, Earthquake mechanisms and plate tectonics, in D. James (ed.) Encyclopedia of Solid Earth Geophysics, 245-260, Van Nostrand, New York, 1989.

Stein, S. and D. F. Woods, Midocean ridge seismicity, in D. James (ed) Encyclopedia of Solid Earth Geophysics, 1050-1054, Van Nostrand, New York, 1989.

Stein, S., Fault plane solutions, in C. Seyfert (ed.) Encyclopedia of Structural Geology and Plate Tectonics, 223-228, Van Nostrand, New York, 1988.

BOOK REVIEWS:

Review of "The Earth in Turmoil: earthquakes, volcanoes, and their impact on humankind" by K. Sieh and S. LeVay, EOS, 81, 68, 2000.
Review of ``Earthquake Fears, Predictions, and Preparations in Mid-America", by John E. Farley, Science, 282, 247 (Oct. 9) 1998.
Review of ``Exploration Seismology," by R. Sheriff and L. Geldart, Am. Sci., 72, 627, 1984.
Review of ``The Interior of the Earth," by M.H.P. Bott, J. Geol., 92, 351-352, 1984.
Review of ``Inside the Earth" by B. Bolt, Am. J. Sci., 283, 192, 1983.

FIELD PROGRAMS:
R/V Moana Wave Sea Marc survey of the Easter Microplate, East Pacific Rise, 1989
GPS survey, Hebgen Lake region, 1991
Principal investigator, GPS survey of strain accumulation in the New Madrid, Missouri seismic zone, 1991-1997
Principal investigator, GPS survey of South America - Nazca plate convergence zone 1994-2002


Graduate Advising

I have had the good fortune to work with many outstanding graduate students. I have been an advisor to:

Douglas Wiens; now Professor, Washington University, St. Louis

Joe Engeln; now Assistant Director, Missouri Department of Natural Resources

Paul Stoddard; now Associate Professor, Northern Illinois University

Gary Acton*; now now Assistant Professor, Sam Houston State University (Texas)

George Helffrich; now Professor, University of Bristol (U.K.)

John Weber*+; now Professor, Grand Valley State University (Michigan)

Tom Shoberg+; now Assistant Professor, Pittsburg State University (Kansas)

John Delaughter+;

Lisa Leffler+*

Andy Newman+; now Associate Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology

Fred Marton

Eryn Klosko; now Assistant Professor, Westchester Community College (New York)

Alberto Lopez; now Assistant Professor, University of Puerto Rico

Kimberly Schramm; now seismologist, Sandia National Laboratory

Carl Ebeling; now research geophysicist, UC San Diego

Laura Swafford; now geophysicist, Chevron

Miguel Merino; now geophysicist, Chevron


I have also worked with:

Paul Lundgren; now at Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology

Charles DeMets*; now Professor, University of Wisconsin

Don Argus; now at Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology

John Brodholt; now Professor, University College, London

Phil Richardson+; now geophysicst, Chevron

Projects with current students:

Emily Wolin (Passive margin earthquakes)

Edward Brooks (Assessment of seismic hazard maps))



*Students whose joint paper with me won an AGU Outstanding Student Paper Award

+Awarded the department`s Horace Scott Award for Outstanding Graduate Research and Potential