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Publications 2015

Afonso, J.C., Moorkamp, M., Fullea, J. (2015), Imaging the Lithosphere and Upper Mantle (Chapter), In: Moorkamp, M., Khan, A., Linde, N., Lelievre, P. (Eds.) Integrated Imaging of the Earth, AGU Monograph, in press.

Alasonati Tašárová, Z., Fullea, J., Bielik, M., Środa Lithospheric structure of Central Europe: puzzle pieces from Pannonian Basin to Trans-European Suture Zone resolved by geophysical-petrological modelling. Tectonics, in revision.

Becker, T. W., A. J. Schaeffer, S. Lebedev, C. P. Conrad. Toward a generalized plate motion reference frame. Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL063695, 2015.

Cara M, Cansi Y, Schlupp A, Arroucau P, Béthoux N, Beucler E, Bruno S, Calvet M, Chevrot S, Deboissy A, Delouis B. SI-Hex: a new catalogue of instrumental seismicity for metropolitan France. Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France. 2015 Jan 1;186(1):3-19.

Fullea J, Camacho AG, Negredo AM, Fernández J. The Canary Islands hot spot: New insights from 3D coupled geophysical–petrological modelling of the lithosphere and uppermost mantle. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 2015 Jan 1; 409:71-88.

Fullea J, Rodríguez-González J, Charco M, Martinec Z, Negredo A, Villaseñor A. Perturbing effects of sub-lithospheric mass anomalies in GOCE gravity gradient and other gravity data modelling: Application to the Atlantic-Mediterranean transition zone. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation. 2015 Mar 31; 35:54-69.

Martinec Z, Fullea J. A refined model of sedimentary rock cover in the southeastern part of the Congo basin from GOCE gravity and vertical gravity gradient observations. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation. 2015 Mar 31; 35:70-87.

Schaeffer, A. J., S. Lebedev. Global heterogeneity of the lithosphere and underlying mantle: A seismological appraisal based on multimode surface-wave dispersion analysis, shear-velocity tomography, and tectonic regionalization. Invited Review in: “The Earth’s Heterogeneous Mantle,” A. Khan and F. Deschamps (eds.), pp. 3–46, Springer Geophysics, doi:10.1007/978-3-319-15627-9_1, 2015.

Schaeffer, A. J., S. Lebedev, T. W. Becker. Azimuthal seismic anisotropy in the Earth’s upper mantle and the thickness of tectonic plates. Geophys. J. Int., submitted.

Soomro, R.A., C. Weidle, L. Cristiano, S. Lebedev, T. Meier. Phase velocities of Rayleigh and Love waves in central and northern Europe from automated, broadband, inter-station measurements, Geophys. J. Int., in press., doi: 10.1093/gji/ggv462.

Publications 2014

Adetunji, A.Q., I.J. Ferguson, and A.G. Jones (2014), Crustal and lithospheric scale structures of the Precambrian Superior-Grenville margin. Tectonophysics, 614, 146-169, doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2013.12.008.

Adetunji, A.Q., I.J. Ferguson, and A.G. Jones, (2014), Imaging the lithosphere of the Grenville Province: large-scale structures and electrical anisotropy. Geophysical Journal International, submitted 29 January 2014.

Adetunji, A.Q., I.J. Ferguson, and A.G. Jones, (2014), Magnetotelluric imaging of the lower Great Lakes region, Canada. Geophysical Journal International, submitted 29 January 2014.

Agius, M.R., and S. Lebedev (2014), Shear-velocity structure, radial anisotropy and dynamics of the Tibetan crust. Geophys. J. Int., 199, 1395–1415.

Amato, A., I. Bianchi and N. Piana Agostinetti (2014), Apulian crust: top to bottom, J. of Geodynamics, in press

Becker, T.W., C.P. Conrad, A. J. Schaeffer, and S. Lebedev (2014), Origin of azimuthal seismic anisotropy in oceanic plates and mantle. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 401, 236–250.

Bezák, V., J. Pek, J. Vozár, and M. Bielik (2014), Geoelectrical and geological structure of the crust in Western Slovakia. Studia Geophysica et Geodaetica, 58, 473-488, DOI: 10.1007/s11200-013-0491-9.

Burov, E., T. Francois, P. Agard, L. Le Pourhiet, B. Meyer, C. Tirel, S. Lebedev, P. Yamato, J.-P. Brun (2014), Rheological and geodynamic controls on the mechanisms of subduction and HP/UHP exhumation of crustal rocks during continental collision: Insights from numerical models. Invited Review, Tectonophysics, DOI: 10.1016/j.tecto.2014.04.033.

Campanyà, J., J. Ledo, P. Queralt, A. Marcuello, A.G. Jones (2014), A new methodology to estimate magnetotelluric (MT) tensor relationships: Estimation of Local transfer-functIons by Combining Interstation Transfer-functions (ELICIT). GJI. 198 (1): 484-494. doi: 10.1093/gji/ggu147.

Campanyà, J., A.G. Jones, J. Vozar, V. Rath, S. Blake, R. Delhaye, T. Farrell (2015), Porosity and Permeability Constraints from Electrical Resistivity Models: Examples Using Magnetotelluric Data. Proceedings World Geothermal Congress 2015. Melbourne, Australia, 19-25 April 2015 (Accepted).

Chiarabba, C., G. Giacomuzzi, I. Bianchi, N. Piana Agostinetti and J. Park (2014), Delamination-retreat in the northern Apennines, Earth Pla. Sci. Lett., 403 , 108–116.

Dong, H., W. Wei, G. Ye, S. Jin, A.G. Jones, J. Jing, L. Zhang, C. Xie, F. Zhang, and H. Wang, (2014), Three dimensional electrical structure of the crust and upper mantle in Ordos and adjacent area: Magnetotelluric evidence of regional lithospheric modification. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15, doi: 10.1002/2014GC005270.

Fry, B., F. Davey, D. Eberhart-Phillips, S. Lebedev (2014), Depth variable crustal anisotropy, patterns of crustal weakness, and destructive earthquakes in Canterbury, New Zealand, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 392, 50–57.

Fullea, J., M.R. Muller, A.G. Jones, and J.C. Afonso (2014), The lithosphere-asthenosphere system beneath Ireland from integrated geophysical-petrological modeling – II: 3D thermal and compositional structure. Lithos, 189, 49-64, doi:10.1016/j.lithos.2013.09.014.

Govoni, A., A. Marchetti, P. De Gori, M. Di Bona, F. P. Lucente, C. Chiarabba, A. Nardi, L. Margheriti, L. Improta, N. Piana Agostinetti, R. Di Giovambattista, D. Latorre, M. Anselmi, M. G. Ciaccio, M. Moretti, C. Castellano, and D. Piccinini (2014), The 2012 Emilia seismic sequence (Northern Italy): imaging the thrust fault system by accurate aftershocks location, Tectonophysics, 622, 44–55, doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2014.02.013.

Jones, A.G.  (2014), Reconciling different equations for proton conduction using the Meyer-Neldel compensation rule. Geophysics, Geochemistry, Geosystems, 15, 337-349, doi:10.1002/2013GC004911.

Jones, A.G., J.C. Afonso, J. Fullea, and F. Salajegheh (2014), The lithosphere-asthenosphere system beneath Ireland from integrated geophysical-petrological modeling – I: Observations, 1D and 2D hypothesis testing and modelling. Lithos, 189, 28–48, doi:10.1016/j.lithos.2013.10.033.

Jones, A.G., (2014), Compensation of the Meyer-Neldel Compensation Law for H diffusion in minerals. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15, doi: 10.1002/2014GC005261.

Jones, A.G., J. Ledo, I.J. Ferguson, J.A. Craven, M.J. Unsworth, M. Chouteau, and J.E. Spratt (2014), The electrical resistivity of Canada’s lithosphere and correlation with other parameters: Contributions from LITHOPROBE and other programmes. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, accepted 08 January 2014.

Jones, A.G., (2014), Proton conduction and hydrogen diffusion in olivine: Reconciling laboratory and field observations and implications for average grain size in the lithospheric mantle. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, submitted 22 August 2014.

Kalscheuer, T.,  S, Blake, J.E. Podgorski, F. Wagner, A.G. Green, H. Maurer, A.G. Jones, M. Muller, O. Ntibinyane, and G. Tshoso, (2014), New insights into the hydrological system beneath the central Okavango Delta (Botswana) from joint inversions of three types of electromagnetic data explicitly constrained by seismic observations. Geophysical Journal International, submitted 14th May 2014, accepted subject to moderate revision, revised version submitted.

Kelbert, A., A. Kuvshinov, J. Velimsky, T. Koyama, J. Ribaudo, J. Sun, Z. Martinec, and C.J. Weiss (2014), Global 3-D electromagnetic forward modeling: A benchmark study. Geophys. J. Int., 197, 78 – 814, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggu028.

Kiyan, D., A.G. Jones, and J. Vozar (2014), The inability of magnetotelluric off-diagonal impedance tensor elements to sense oblique conductors in 3-D inversion. Geophysical Journal International, 196, 1351–1364, doi:10.1093/gji/ggt470.

Konrad, H., M. Thoma, I. Sasgen, V. Klemann, K. Grosfeld, D. Barbi, and Z. Martinec,  (2014), The deformational response of a viscoelastic solid Earth model coupled to a thermomechanical ice sheet model. Surv. Geophys., 35, 144–1458, doi: 10.1007/s10712-013-9257-8.

Legendre, C.P., F. Deschamps, L. Zhao, S. Lebedev, Q.-F. Chen (2014), Anisotropic Rayleigh-wave phase-velocity maps of Eastern China. J. Geophys. Res., 119, 4802–4820.

Licciardi, A., and N. Piana Agostinetti (2014), High frequency Receiver Functions in the Dublin Basin: application to a geothermal potential site, Energy Procedia, 59, 221 – 226.

Licciardi, A., N. Piana Agostinetti, S. Lebedev, A. J. Schaeffer, P. W. Readman and C. Horan (2014), Moho depth and Vp/Vs in Ireland from teleseismic receiver functions analysis, Geophys J. Int., 199, 561–579, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggu277

Mandolesi, E., and N. Piana Agostinetti (2014), Trans-dimensional Monte Carlo sampling applied to the magnetotelluric inverse problem, submitted to Journal of Physics: Conference Series.

Mandolesi, E., and A.G. Jones (2014), Magnetotelluric inversion based on Mutual Information. Geophysics Journal International, 199, 242-252, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggu258.

Martinec, Z. (2014), Mass-density Green’s functions for the gravitational gradient tensor at different heights. Geophysical Journal International, 196, 1455-1465, doi:10.1093/gji/ggt495.

Martinec, Z., and J. Hagedoorn (2014), The rotational feedback on linear-momentum balance in glacial isostatic adjustment. Geophys. J. Int., 199, 182–1846, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggu369.

Martinec, Z., and J. Fullea (2014), A refined model of sedimentary rock cover in the southeastern part of the Congo basin from GOCE gravity and vertical gravity gradient observations. Int. J. Appl. Earth Observation & Geoinformation, doi:10.1016/j.jag.2014.03.001 (accepted March 5, 2014).

Martinec, Z., I. Sasgen, and J. Velimsky, (2014), The forward and adjoint sensitivity methods of glacial isostatic adjustment: Existence, uniqueness, weak forms and time-differencing schemes. Geophys. J. Int., (submitted March 13, 2014).

Miensopust, M., A.G. Jones, G.P. Hersir, and A.M. Vilhjálmsson (2014), The Eyjafjallajökull volcanic system, Iceland: insights from electromagnetic measurements, accepted, 20 August 2014.

Ogaya, X., P. Queralt, J. Ledo, A. Marcuello, and A.G. Jones (2014), Geoelectrical baseline model of the subsurface of the Hontomín site (Spain) for CO2 geological storage in a deep saline aquifer: A 3D magnetotelluric characterisation. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 27, 120-138, doi: 10.1016/j.ijggc.2014.04.030.

Piana Agostinetti, N. and M. S. Miller (2014), The fate of the downgoing oceanic plate: insight from the northern Cascadia subduction zone, Earth Pla. Sci. Lett., 408, 237–251, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2014.10.016.

Piana Agostinetti N., G. Giacomuzzi, and A. Malinverno, (2014), Local 3D earthquake tomography by trans-dimensional Monte Carlo sampling, submitted to Geophys J. Int.

Piccinini, D, N. Piana Agostinetti, G. Saccorotti, A. Fiaschi, L. Matassoni, M. Morelli (2014), Orogen-parallel variability in 3D seismicity distribution, Northern Apennines (Italy): evidence for a slab tear fault?, J. of Geodynamics, in press.

Saccorotti, G., D. Piccinini, M. Zupo, F. Mazzarini, C. Chiarabba, N. Piana Agostinetti, A. Licciardi, and M. Bagagli (2014), Passive, broad-band seismic measurements for geothermal exploration: The GAPSS experiment, Energy Procedia, 59, 227 – 234.

Schaeffer, A.J., and S. Lebedev (2014), Imaging the North American continent using waveform inversion of global and USArray data. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 402, 26–41.

Schaeffer, A.J., and S. Lebedev (2014), Global heterogeneity of the lithosphere and underlying mantle: A seismological appraisal based on multimode surface-wave dispersion analysis, shear-velocity tomography, and tectonic regionalization. Invited Review in: “The Earth’s Heterogeneous Mantle,” Springer, in press.

Share, P.-E., A.G. Jones, M.R. Muller, D.T. Khoza, M.P. Miensopust, and S.J. Webb, (2014), An audio-magnetotelluric investigation of the Otjiwarongo and Katima Mulilo regions, Namibia. Geophysics, 79(4), B151–B171, doi: 10.1190/geo2013-0171.1. Note: This paper is denoted as a Case History.

Soomro, R.A., C. Weidle, L. Cristiano, S. Lebedev, and T. Meier, (2014), Automated inter-station measurements of surface-wave phase velocities: Application to central and northern Europe. Geophys. J. Int., submitted February 17, 2014, in review.

Spratt, J., T. Skulski, J.A. Craven, A.G. Jones, D. Snyder, and D. Kiyan, (2014), Magnetotelluric investigations of the lithosphere beneath the central Rae Craton, mainland Nunavut, Canada. Journal of Geophysical Research, 119, 2415–2439, doi:10.1002/2013JB010221.

Sun D., M. S. Miller, N. Piana Agostinetti, P. D. Asimow, and D. Li (2014), Modeling high frequency waves in the slab beneath Italy, Earth Pla. Sci. Lett., 391, 212-223, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2014.01.034.

Tanaka, Y., T. Hasegawa, H. Tsuruoka, V. Klemann, Z. Martinec, (2014), Spectral–finite element approach to viscoelastic relaxation in a spherical compressible Earth: application to the gravity field variations due to the 2004 Sumatra-Andaman earthquake. Geophys. J. Int., (submitted January 27, 2014).

Vozar, J., A.G. Jones, J. Fullea, M.R. Agius, S. Lebedev, F. Le Pape, W. Wei (2014), Integrated geophysical-petrological modeling of lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary in central Tibet using electromagnetic and seismic data. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 15, 3965–3988, doi:10.1002/2014GC005365.

Walter, C., A.G. Jones, and G.A. Ryan, (2014), The effects of model regularisation in 3D magnetotelluric inversions: An example of the Taupo Volcanic Zone, New Zealand. Geophysical Journal International, submitted 14 February 2014.

Wenbo W., F. Le Pape, A.G. Jones, J. Vozar, H. Dong, M.J. Unsworth, S. Jin, G. Ye, J. Jing, L. Zhang, C. Xie (2014), Northward channel flow in northern Tibet revealed from 3D magnetotelluric modelling, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 235, 13-24, DOI:10.1016/j.pepi.2014.07.004.

Wei, W., F. Le Pape, A.G. Jones, J. Vozar, H. Dong, M.J. Unsworth, S. Jin, G. Ye, J. Jing, L. Zhang, and C. Xie, (2014), Northward Channel flow in Northern Tibet revealed from 3D magnetotelluric modelling. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 235, 13-24, doi: 10.1016/j.pepi.2014.07.004.

Publications 2013

Adetunji, A.Q., I.J. Ferguson, and A.G. Jones (2014), Crustal and lithospheric scale structures of the Precambrian Superior-Grenville margin. Tectonophysics, accepted, 18 December, 2013.

Afonso, J.C., J. Fullea, W.L. Griffin, S.Y. O’Reilly, Y. Yang, A.G. Jones, and J.A.D. Connolly (2013), Three-dimensional multi-observable probabilistic inversion for the compositional and thermal structure of the lithosphere and upper mantle. I: a priori petrological information and geophysical observables, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 1-32, doi: 10.1002/jgrb.50124.

Afonso, J.C., J. Fullea, Y. Yang, J.A.D. Connolly, and A.G. Jones (2013), Three-dimensional multi-observable probabilistic inversion for the compositional and thermal structure of the lithosphere and upper mantle. II: General methodology, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 1650-1676, doi: 10.1002/jgrb.50123.

Agius, M.R., and S. Lebedev (2013), Tibetan and Indian lithospheres in the upper mantle beneath Tibet: Evidence from broadband surface-wave dispersion. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 14, 4260-4281, doi: 10.1002/ggge.20274.

Fry, B., F. Davey, D. Eberhart-Phillips, and S. Lebedev (2013), Depth variable crustal anisotropy, patterns of crustal weakness, and destructive earthquakes in Canterbury, New Zealand, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., in press.

Fullea, J., M.R. Muller, A.G. Jones, and J.C. Afonso (2013), The lithosphere-asthenosphere system beneath Ireland from integrated geophysical-petrological modeling – II: 3D thermal and compositional structure. Lithos, 189, 49-64, doi:10.1016/j.lithos.2013.09.014.

Fullea, J., J. Rodríguez-González, M. Charco, Z. Martinec, A. Negredo, and A. Villaseñor (2013), Upper mantle structure under the Atlantic-Mediterranean transition zone: new constraints from GOCE mission and other potential field data. Int. J. Appl. Earth Observation \& Geoinformation, (submitted, June 13, 2013; major revision December 2, 2013).

Hobbs, B.A., G.M. Fonseka, A.G. Jones, N. de Silva, N.Subasinghe, G. Dawes, N. Johnson, T. Cooray, D. Wijesundara, N. Suriyaarachchi, T. Nimalsisri, K. Premitallake, D. Kiyan, and D. Khoza (2014), In search of Geothermal Energy Potential in Sri Lanka: A preliminary magnetotelluric survey of the thermal springs. Journal of the Geological Society of Sri Lanka, 15, 69-83.

Jones, A.G.  (2013), Imaging and observing the Electrical Moho. Invited Review, Tectonophysics, “Moho” special issue, 609, 423–436, doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2013.02.025.

Jones, A.G.  (2014), Reconciling different equations for proton conduction using the Meyer-Neldel compensation rule. Geophysics, Geochemistry, Geosystems, 15, in press, doi:10.1002/2013GC004911.

Jones, A.G., J.C. Afonso, J. Fullea, and F. Salajegheh (2014), The lithosphere-asthenosphere system beneath Ireland from integrated geophysical-petrological modeling – I: Observations, 1D and 2D hypothesis testing and modelling. Lithos, 189, 28–48, doi:10.1016/j.lithos.2013.10.033.

Jones, A.G., S. Fishwick, R.L. Evans, M.R. Muller, and J. Fullea (2013), Velocity-conductivity relations for cratonic lithosphere and their application: Example of Southern Africa, Geophysics, Geochemistry, Geosystems, 14, No. 4, 806-827, doi: 10.1002/ggge.20075, ISSN: 1525-2027.

Jones, A.G., J. Ledo, I.J. Ferguson, J.A. Craven, M.J. Unsworth, M. Chouteau, and J.E. Spratt (2013), The electrical resistivity of Canada’s lithosphere and correlation with other parameters: Contributions from LITHOPROBE and other programmes. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, accepted 08 January 2014.

Kelbert, A., A. Kuvshinov, J. Velimsky, T. Koyama, J. Ribaudo, J. Sun, Z. Martinec and C.J. Weiss (2014), Global 3-D electromagnetic forward modelling: A benchmark study. Geophysical Journal International, accepted January 21, 2014.

Khoza, D., A.G. Jones, M.R. Muller, R.L. Evans, S.J. Webb, M. Miensopust, and the SAMTEX team (2013), Tectonic model of the Limpopo belt: Constraints from magnetotelluric data.  Precambrian Research, 226, 143-156, doi: 10.1016/j.precamres.2012.11.016.

Khoza, D., A.G. Jones, M.R. Muller, R.L. Evans, M.P. Miensopust, and S.J. Webb (2013), Lithospheric structure of an Archean craton and adjacent mobile belt revealed from 2D and 3D inversion of magnetotelluric data: example from southern Congo craton in northern Namibia. Journal of Geophysical Research, 118, Issue 8, 4378–4397, doi: 10.1002/jgrb.50258

Kiyan, D., A.G. Jones, and J. Vozar (2013), The inability of magnetotelluric off-diagonal impedance tensor elements to sense oblique conductors in 3-D inversion. Geophysical Journal International, 196, 1351–1364, doi:10.1093/gji/ggt470.

Konrad, H., M. Thoma, I. Sasgen, V. Klemann, K. Grosfeld, D. Barbi, and Z. Martinec (2013), The deformational response of a viscoelastic solid Earth model coupled to a thermomechanical ice sheet model. Surveys in Geophysics, accepted, October 13, 2013.

Lebedev, S., J. M.-C. Adam, and T. Meier (2013), Mapping the Moho with seismic surface waves: A review, resolution analysis, and recommended inversion strategies. Invited Review, Tectonophysics, Moho” special issue, 609, 377–394.

Mandolesi, E., and A.G. Jones (2013), Magnetotelluric inversion based on Mutual Information, Geophysics Journal International, Submitted December 2013, Accepted subject to revision February 2014.

Martinec, Z., and J. Fullea (2014), A refined model of sedimentary rock cover in the south-eastern part of the Congo basin from GOCE gravity and vertical gravity gradient observations. Int. J. Appl. Earth Observation & Geoinformation, (in press).

Martinec, Z. (2014), Mass-density Green’s functions for the gravitational gradient tensor at different heights. Geophysical Journal International, 196, 1455-1465, doi:10.1093/gji/ggt495.

Matsuno, T., A.D. Chave, A.G. Jones, M.R. Muller, and R.L. Evans (2013), Robust magnetotelluric inversion. Geophysical Journal International, 196, 1365–1374, doi:10.1093/gji/ggt484.

Miensopust, M.P., P. Queralt, A.G. Jones, and the 3D modellers (2013), Magnetotelluric 3D inversion – a recapitulation of two successful workshops on forward and inversion code testing and comparison. Geophysical Journal International, 193, 1216-1238, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggt066.

Ogaya, X., P. Queralt, J. Ledo, A. Marcuello, and A.G. Jones, 2014. Geoelectrical baseline model of the subsurface of the Hontomín site (Spain) for CO2 geological storage in a deep saline aquifer: a 3D magnetotelluric characterization. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, accepted, 14 March 2014

Sasgen, I., H. Konrad, E.R. Ivins, M.R. van den Broeke, J. Bamber, Z. Martinec, and V. Klemann (2013), Antarctic ice-mass balance 2003 to 2012: regional reanalysis of GRACE satellite gravimetry measurements with improved estimate of glacial-isostatic adjustment based on GPS uplift rates. The Cryosphere, 7, 1499-1512.

Schaeffer, A.J., and S. Lebedev (2013), Global shear-speed structure of the upper mantle and transition zone. Geophys. J. Int., 194, 417-449. [Winner, GJI Student Author Award for best paper, 2013 (A.J. Schaeffer).]

Schaeffer, A.J., and S. Lebedev (2013), Global heterogeneity of the lithosphere and underlying mantle: A seismological appraisal based on multimode surface-wave dispersion analysis, shear-velocity tomography, and tectonic regionalization. Invited Review in: “The Earth’s Heterogeneous Mantle,” Springer, accepted September 9, 2013.

Schmoldt, J.-P., and A.G. Jones (2013), A novel anisotropic inversion approach for magnetotelluric data from subsurfaces with orthogonal geoelectric strike directions. Geophysical Journal International, 195, 1576-1593, doi:10.1093/gji/ggt355.

Sodoudi, F., X. Yuan, R. Kind, S. Lebedev, J. Adam, E. Kästle, F. Tilmann (2013), Seismic evidence for stratification in composition and anisotropic fabric within the thick lithosphere of Kalahari Craton. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 14, 5393-5412, DOI: 10.1002/2013GC004955, 2013.

Spada, M., I. Bianchi, E. Kissling, N. Piana Agostinetti, and S. Wiemer (2013), Combining controlled-source seismology and receiver function information to derive 3-D Moho topography for Italy. Geophys. J. Int., 194, 2, 1050-1068.

Spratt, J., T. Skulski, J.A. Craven, A.G. Jones, D. Snyder, and D. Kiyan, (2014), Magnetotelluric investigations of the lithosphere beneath the central Rae Craton, mainland Nunavut, Canada. Journal of Geophysical Research, accepted 20 January 2014.

Sun, D., M.S. Miller, N. Piana Agostinetti, P.D. Asimow, and D. Li (2013), Modelling high frequency waves in the slab beneath Italy, Earth Pla. Sci. Lett., in press.

Tirel, C., J.-P. Brun, E. Burov, M.J.R. Wortel, and S. Lebedev (2013), A plate tectonics oddity: Caterpillar-walk exhumation of subducted continental crust. Geology, 41, 555-558.

Vanicek, P., R. Kingdon, M. Kuhn, A. Ellmann, W.E. Featherstone, M.C. Santos, Z. Martinec, C. Hirt, and D. Avalos (2013), Testing Stokes-Helmert geoid model computation on a synthetic gravity field: experiences and shortcomings. Studia Geophys. Geod., 57, 369-400.

Publications 2012

Adam, J. M.-C., and S. Lebedev (2012), Azimuthal anisotropy beneath southern Africa from very broad-band surface-wave dispersion measurements, Geophysical Journal International, 191: 155–174. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2012.05583.x

Afonso, J.C., J. Fullea, W. L. Griffin, Y. Yang, A.G. Jones, J.A.D. Connolly and S.Y. O’Reilly (2013). 3D multi-observable probabilistic inversion for the compositional and thermal structure of the lithosphere and upper mantle. I: a priori petrological information and geophysical observables. Journal of Geophysical Research – Solid Earth, in press.

Afonso, J.C., J. Fullea, Y. Yang, J.A.D. Connolly, and A.G. Jones (2013), 3D multi-observable probabilistic inversion for the compositional and thermal structure of the lithosphere and upper mantle. II: General methodology and resolution analysis. Journal of Geophysical Research – Solid Earth, in press.

Becker, T.W., S. Lebedev, and M.D. Long (2012), On the relationship between azimuthal anisotropy from shear wave splitting and surface wave tomography, J. Geophys. Res., 117, B01306, doi:10.1029/2011JB008705.

Chave, A.D., and A.G. Jones (2012), Introduction to the magnetotelluric method, In: The Magnetotelluric Method, edited by Alan D. Chave and Alan G. Jones, published by Cambridge University Press, Chapter 1, ISBN: 9780521819275.

Dostal, J., Z. Martinec, M. Thomas (2012), The modelling of the toroidal magnetic field induced by tidal ocean circulation, Geophys. J. Int., 189, 782-798, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2012.05407.x

Ferguson, I.J., A.G. Jones, and A.D. Chave (2012), Case histories and geological applications, In: The Magnetotelluric Method, edited by Alan D. Chave and Alan G. Jones, published by Cambridge University Press, Chapter 10, pp. 1-18, ISBN: 9780521819275.

Fullea, J., S. Lebedev, M.R. Agius, A.G. Jones, and J.C. Afonso (2012), Lithospheric structure in the Baikal-central Mongolia region from integrated geophysical-petrological inversion of surface-wave data and topographic elevation, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 13, Q0AK09, doi:10.1029/2012GC004138.

Hobbs, B.A., G.M. Fonseka, A.G. Jones, N. de Silva, N.Subasinghe, G. Dawes, N. Johnson, T. Cooray, D. Wijesundara, N. Suriyaarachchi, T. Nimalsisri, K. Premitallake, D. Kiyan, and D. Khoza (2013), In search of Geothermal Energy Potential in Sri Lanka: A preliminary magnetotelluric survey of the thermal springs. Journal of the Geological Society of Sri Lanka, in press.

Jones, A.G. (2012), Distortion decomposition of the magnetotelluric impedance tensors from a one-dimensional anisotropic Earth, Geophysical Journal International, 189, 268-284, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2012.05362.x

Jones, A.G. (2012), Distortion of magnetotelluric data: its identification and removal, In: The Magnetotelluric Method, edited by Alan D. Chave and Alan G. Jones, published by Cambridge University Press, Chapter 6, pp. 219-302, ISBN: 9780521819275.

Jones, A.G. (2013), Imaging and observing the Electrical Moho, Invited Review, Tectonophysics, “Moho” special issue, doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2013.02.025, in press.

Jones, A.G., D. Kiyan, and the TopoMed MT team (2012), Comment on “Deep resistivity cross section of the intraplate Atlas Mountains (NW Africa): New evidence of anomalous mantle and related Quaternary volcanism” by Anahnah et al. (2011).  Tectonics, 31, TC5011, doi:10.1029/2011TC003051.

Jones, A.G., J. Fullea, R.L. Evans, and M.R. Muller (2012), Calibrating laboratory-determined models of electrical conductivity of mantle minerals using geophysical and petrological observations, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 13, Q06010, doi:10.1029/2012GC004055.

Lebedev, S., J. M.-C. Adam, and T. Meier (2012), Mapping the Moho with seismic surface waves: A review, resolution analysis, and recommended inversion strategies. Invited Review, Tectonophysics, “Moho” special issue, 10.1016/j.tecto.2012.12.030, in press.

Legendre, C., T. Meier, S. Lebedev, W. Friedrich, L. Viereck-Goette (2012), A shear-wave velocity model of the European upper mantle from automated inversion of seismic shear and surface waveforms, Geophys. J. Int., 191, 282-304.

Le Pape, F., A.G. Jones, J. Vozar, and W. Wei (2012), Penetration of crustal melt beyond the Kunlun Fault into northern Tibet, Nature Geoscience, 5, 330-335, doi: 10.1038/NGEO1449.

Miensopust, M.P., P. Queralt, A.G. Jones, and the 3D MT modellers (2013). Magnetotelluric 3D inversion – a review of two successful workshops on forward and inversion code testing and comparison. Geophysical Journal International, in press.

O’Reilly, B.M., F. Hauser, and P.W. Readman (2012), The fine-scale seismic structure of the upper lithosphere within accreted Caledonian lithosphere: implications for the origins of the “Newer Granites”. Journal of the Geological Society, London, 169, 561-573.

Pawlak, A., D.W. Eaton, F. Darbyshire, S. Lebedev, I.D. Bastow (2012), Crustal anisotropy beneath Hudson Bay from ambient noise tomography: Evidence for post-orogenic lower-crustal flow?, J. Geophys. Res., 117, B08301, doi: 10.1029/2011JB009066, 2012.

Polat, G., S. Lebedev, P.W. Readman, B.M. O’Reilly, F. Hauser (2012),  Anisotropic Rayleigh-wave tomography of Ireland’s crust: Implications for crustal accretion and evolution within the Caledonian Orogen, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L04302, doi: 10.1029/2012GL051014.

Rogozhina, I., J.M. Hagedoorn, Z. Martinec, K. Fleming, O. Soucek, O., Greve, R., Thomas (2012), Effects of uncertainties in the geothermal heat flux distribution on the Greenland Ice Sheet: An assessment of existing heat flow models, J. Geophys. Res., 117, F02025, doi: 10.1029/2011JF002098.

Sacchetti, F., S. Benetti, A. Georgiopoulou, P.M. Shannon, B.M. O’Reilly, P. Dunlop, and R. Quinn (2012), C. Ó Cofaigh. Deep water geomorphology of the formerly glaciated Irish margin from high-resolution marine geophysical data. Marine Geology, 291-294, 113-131.

Sasgen, I., V. Klemman, Z. Martinec (2012), Towards the inversion of GRACE gravity fields for present-day ice-mass changes and glacial-isostatic adjustment in North America and Greenland. J. Geodyn., 59-60, 49-63, doi: 10.1016/j.jog.2012.03.004.

Sasgen, I., M. Van Den Broeke, J.L. Bamber, E. Rignot, L.S. Srensen, B. Wouters, Z. Martinec, I. Velicogna, and S.B. Simonsen (2012), Timing and origin of recent regional ice-mass loss in Greenland, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 333-334, 293-303, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2012.03.033.

Tirel, C., J.-P. Brun, E. Burov, M.J.R. Wortel, and S. Lebedev (2012), A plate tectonics oddity: Caterpillar-walk exhumation of subducted continental crust. Geology, in press.

Welford, K.J., P.M. Shannon, B.M. O’Reilly, and J. Hall (2012), Comparison of lithospheric density and Moho structure variations across the Orphan Basin/Flemish Cap and Irish Atlantic conjugate continental margins from constrained 3-D gravity inversions, Journal of the Geological Society, London, 169, 405-420.

Zhao, G., M.J. Unsworth, Y. Zhan, L. Wang, X. Chen, A.G. Jones, J. Tang, Q. Xiao, J. Wang, J. Cai, T. Li, Y. Wang, and J. Zhang (2012), Crustal structure and rheology of the Longmenshan and Wenchuan Mw 7.9 earthquake epicentral area from magnetotelluric data. Geology, 40, 1139–1142, doi:10.1130/G33703.1.

Adam, J., S. Lebedev. Broad-band measurement of inter-station phase velocities and their inversion for shear-velocity azimuthal anisotropy (poster, extended abstract published), Noise and Diffuse Wavefields workshop, Neustadt, Germany, 11 – 14 November.

Publications 2011

Agius, M.R., and P. Galea (2011), A single-station automated earthquake location system at Wied Dalam Station Malta, Seismol. Res. Lett., 82(4), 545-559, doi: 10.1785/gssrl.82.4.545.

Bartzsch, S., S. Lebedev, and T. Meier (2011), Resolving the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary with seismic Rayleigh waves, Geophys. J. Int., 186, 1152-1164.

Becker, T.W., S. Lebedev, and M.D. Long (2011), On the relationship between azimuthal anisotropy from shear wave splitting and surface wave tomography, J. Geophys. Res., accepted November, 2011.

Dostal, J., Z. Martinec, and M. Thomas (2012), The modelling of toroidal magnetic field induced by tidal ocean circulation, Geophys. J. Int., in press.

Endrun, B., S. Lebedev, T. Meier, C. Tirel, and W. Friederich (2011), Complex layered deformation within the Aegean crust and mantle revealed by seismic anisotropy, Nature Geoscience, 4, 203-207.

Evans, R.L., A.G. Jones, X. Garcia, M. Muller, M. Hamilton, S. Evans, S. Fourie, J. Spratt, S. Webb, H. Jelsma, and D. Hutchins (2011), The electrical lithosphere beneath the Kaapvaal Craton, Southern Africa,  J. Geophys. Res. – Solid Earth, 116, B04105, doi: 10.1029/2010JB007883, 16pp.

Farquharson, C.G., and  M.P. Miensopust (2011), Three-dimensional finite-element modelling of magnetotelluric data with a divergence correction, J. Applied Geophys., 75, 699 – 705, doi: 10.1016/j.jappgeo.2011.09.025.

Fullea, J., M.R. Muller, and A.G. Jones (2011), Electrical conductivity of continental lithospheric mantle from integrated geophysical and petrological modelling: Application to the Kaapvaal Craton and Rehoboth Terrane, southern Africa J. Geophys.  Res. – Solid Earth, 116, B10202, doi: 10.1029/2011JB008544.

Jiménez-Munt, I., M. Fernàndez, J. Vergés, D. Garcia-Castellanos, J. Fullea, M. Pérez-Gussinyé, and J.C. Afonso (2011), Decoupled crust-mantle accommodation of Africa-Eurasia convergence in the NW-Moroccan margin, J. Geophys. Res., 116, B08403, doi: 10.1029/2010JB008105.

Jones, A.G. (2011). Three-dimensional galvanic distortion of three-dimensional regional conductivity structures: Comments on “Three-dimensional joint inversion for magnetotelluric resistivity and static shift distributions in complex media” by Y. Sasaki and M.A. Meju (2006). J. Geophys. Res., 116, B12104, doi: 10.1029/2011JB008665.

Jones, A.G. (2012), Distortion decomposition of the magnetotelluric impedance tensors from a one-dimensional anisotropic Earth. Geophys. J. International, in press, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2012.05362.x

Klemann, V., and Z. Martinec (2011), Contribution of glacial-isostatic adjustment to the geocenter motion, Tectonophysics, 511, 99-108, doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2009.08.031.

Ledo, J., A.G. Jones, A. Siniscalchi, J. Campanyà, D. Kiyan, G. Romano, M. Rouai, and TopoMed MT Team (2011), Electrical signature of modern and ancient tectonic processes in the crust of the Atlas mountains of Morocco,  Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 185, 82-88, doi: 10.1016/j.pepi.2011.01.008.

Le Pape, F., A.G. Jones, J. Vozar, and W. Wei (2011), Crustal weakening and transgressive melt penetrative intrusion in northern Tibet, Nature Geoscience, accepted subject to minor revision.

Miensopust, M.P., and A.G. Jones (2011),  Artifacts of isotropic inversion applied to anisotropic magnetotelluric data. Geophys. J. Int., 187, 677 – 689, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.05157.x.

Miensopust, M.P., A.G. Jones, M.R. Muller, X. Garcia, and R.L. Evan (2011), Lithospheric structures and Precambrian terrane boundaries in northeastern Botswana revealed through magnetotelluric profiling as part of the Southern African Magnetotelluric Experiment (SAMTEX). J. Geophys. Res. – Solid Earth, 116, B02401, doi:10.1029/2010JB007740.

O’Donnell, J.P., E. Daly, C. Tiberi, I.D. Bastow, B.M. O’Reilly, P.W. Readman, and F. Hauser (2011), Lithosphere-asthenosphere interaction beneath Ireland from joint inversion of teleseismic P-wave delay times and GRACE gravity, Geophys. J. Int., 184, 1379-1396, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X2011.04921.x.

Polat, G., S. Lebedev, P.W. Readman, B.M. O’Reilly, and F. Hauser (2011), Anisotropic Rayleigh-wave tomography of Ireland’s crust: Implications for crustal accretion and evolution within the Caledonian Orogen, in press, Geophys. Res. Lett.

Rogozhina, I., Z. Martinec, J.M. Hagedoorn, M. Thomas, and K. Fleming, (2011), On the long-term memory of the Greenland Ice Sheet, J. Geophys. Res., 116, F01011, doi: 10.1029/2010JF001787.

Roux, E., M. Moorkamp, A.G. Jones, M. Bischoff, B. Endrun, S. Lebedev, and T. Meier (2011), Joint inversion of long-period magnetotelluric data and surface-wave dispersion curves for anisotropic structure: Application to data from Central Germany, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L05304, doi: 10.1029/2010GL046358.

Sacchetti, F., S. Benetti, A. Georgiopoulou, P.M. Shannon, B.M. O’Reilly, P. Dunlop, R. Quinn, and C.Ó Cofaigh (2011), Deep water geomorphology of the formerly glaciated Irish margin from high-resolution marine geophysical data, Marine Geology, in press.

Souček, O., and Z. Martinec (2011), ISMIP-HEINO experiment revised: effect of higher-order approximation and sensitivity study, J. Glaciol., 57, 1158-1170.

Souček, O., Z. Martinec, and J. Velímský (2011), Vector potential formulation of a quasi-static EM induction problem: existence, uniqueness and stability of the weak solution, Int. J. Geomath., 2, 265-279, doi: 10.1007/s13137-011-0019-9.

Spada, G., V.R., Barletta, V. Klemann, R.E.M. Riva, Z. Martinec, P. Gasperini, B. Lund, D. Wolf, L.L.A. Vermeersen, and M. King (2011), A benchmark study for glacial isostatic adjustment codes, Geophys. J. Int., 185, 106-132, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.04952.x.

Tanaka, Y., V. Klemann, Z. Martinec, and R.E.M. Riva (2011), Spectral-finite element approach to viscoelastic relaxation in a spherical compressible Earth: application to GIA modelling, Geophys. J. Int., 184, 220–234, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2010.04854.x.

O’Reilly, B.M., F. Hauser, and P.W. Readman (2011), The fine-scale seismic structure of the upper lithosphere within accreted Caledonian lithosphere: implications for the origins of the “Newer Granites”, Submitted to J. Geol. Soc., London.

Welford, K.J., P. M. Shannon, B. M. O’Reilly, and J. Hall (2011), Comparison of lithospheric density and Moho structure variations across the Orphan Basin/Flemish Cap and Irish Atlantic conjugate continental margins from constrained 3-D gravity inversions, Submitted to J. Geol.  Soc., London.

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