List of Awards

 


The GeoPRISMS Office compiles an index of all the funded proposals supported by the GeoPRISMS sequestered funds (either in part or in full).

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GeoPRISMS NSF Awards

Fiscal YearPrimary InvestigatorsAward NumberProposal TitleInitiativePrimary SiteField WorkData PortalScience NuggetPublications
FY18M. Torres1753665Collaborative Research: Slow-slip and fluid flow response offshore New Zealand - Probing the nature of the margin hydrogeochemical systemSCDNew Zealand
FY18E. Solomon1753617Collaborative Research: Slow-slip and fluid flow response offshore New Zealand - Probing the nature of the margin hydrogeochemical systemSCDNew Zealand
FY18R. Evans1654619Collaborative Research: Marine EM survey of fluids in the Alaskan megathrustSCDAlaska & Aleutian
FY18K. Key
S. Constable
1654652Collaborative Research: Marine EM survey of fluids in the Alaskan megathrustSCDAlaska & Aleutian
FY18J. Conder1753637Collaborative Research: Geochemical and geodynamic investigation of lithospheric drip viability beneath the East African RiftRIEEARS
FY18T. Furman1753696Collaborative Research: Geochemical and geodynamic investigation of lithospheric drip viability beneath the East African RiftRIEEARS
FY18W. Nelson1753748Collaborative Research: Geochemical and geodynamic investigation of lithospheric drip viability beneath the East African RiftRIEEARS
FY18S. Jammes1753574Collaborative Research: Effect of contrasting structural and compositional inheritances on the development of rifting marginsRIE
FY18L. Lavier1753555Collaborative Research: Effect of contrasting structural and compositional inheritances on the development of rifting marginsRIE
FY18J. Morgan1824129Support for 8 Gordon Research Conference and Gordon Research Seminar on Rock Deformation
FY18S. Webb1754929Collaborative Research: Along Strike Variation in Shallow, Offshore Strain Accumulation and Slow Slip at Hikurangi Subduction Margin, New ZealandSCDNew Zealand
FY18D. Chadwell1754767Collaborative Research: Along Strike Variation in Shallow, Offshore Strain Accumulation and Slow Slip at Hikurangi Subduction Margin, New ZealandSCDNew Zealand
FY18B. Dugan
P. Sava
1753680Exploring submarine slope failures with seismic data and physical laboratory experimentsRIEENAM
FY17D. Saffer1606738GeoPRISMS Office Support
FY17T. Fischer1664246RAPID: Acquisition of a delta ray isotope ratio spectrometer for Earth Science ResearchSCDAlaska & Aleutian
FY17B. Magnani1654781Collaborative Research: Pre- and syn-rift extension, magmatism and segmentation along the Eastern North American MarginRIEENAM
FY17L. Worthington1654804Collaborative Research: Pre- and syn-rift extension, magmatism and segmentation along the Eastern North American MarginRIEENAM
FY17D. Shillington1654629Along-strike variations in synrift magmatism on the Eastern North American MarginRIEENAM
FY17R. Buck
J.A. Olive
1654745Evaluating mechanisms for the formation, propagation and evolution of volcanic rifts and marginsRIE
FY17H. Kitajima1654586Experimental investigations on the deformation behavior of sediment in the shallow region of the Nankai, North Sumatra, and Aleutian subduction zonesSCDAlaska & Aleutian
FY17C. Scholz
J. Muirhead
1654518Collaborative Research: Constraining the flux of magma and magmatic CO2 during early-stage rifting in East AfricaRIEEARS
FY17T. Fischer1654433Collaborative Research: Constraining the flux of magma and magmatic CO2 during early-stage rifting in East AfricaRIEEARS
FY17J. Dufek1836651
(1654557)
Collaborative Research: Constraining the flux of magma and magmatic CO2 during early-stage rifting in East AfricaRIEEARS
FY17A. Kent1654275Collaborative research: Assessing changes in the state of a magma storage system over caldera-forming eruption cycles, a case study at Taupo Volcanic Zone, New ZealandSCDNew Zealand
FY17K. Cooper1654506Collaborative research: Assessing changes in the state of a magma storage system over caldera-forming eruption cycles, a case study at Taupo Volcanic Zone, New ZealandSCDNew Zealand
FY17C. Deering1654128Collaborative research: Assessing changes in the state of a magma storage system over caldera-forming eruption cycles, a case study at Taupo Volcanic Zone, New ZealandSCDNew Zealand
FY17G. Abers1654568Alaska Amphibious Community Seismic ExperimentSCDAlaska & Aleutian icon-external-link 
FY17H. Van Avendonk
S. Gulick
1654689Collaborative Research: SISIE: South Island, New Zealand, Subduction Initiation ExperimentSCDNew Zealand
FY17M. Gurnis
J. Stock
1654766Collaborative Research: SISIE: South Island, New Zealand, Subduction Initiation ExperimentSCDNew Zealand
FY17S. Nooner1656298Collaborative Proposal: Measuring strain along the Aleutian subduction zone trench to better constrain seismic and tsunami hazardSCDAlaska & Aleutian
FY17S. Webb1656413Collaborative Proposal: Measuring strain along the Aleutian subduction zone trench to better constrain seismic and tsunami hazardSCDAlaska & Aleutian
FY17D. Chadwell1656401Collaborative Proposal: Measuring strain along the Aleutian subduction zone trench to better constrain seismic and tsunami hazardSCDAlaska & Aleutian
FY16J. Barnes
J. Lassiter
1455432Fluid-mobile and volatile element (Cl, B, and Li) cycling through the forearc: Case study of cold and thermal spring geochemistries from the Hikurangi accretionary prism, New ZealandSCDNew Zealand
FY16R. King1551753Collaborative Research: A community velocity field for East AfricaRIEEARS
FY16R. Bendick1551823Collaborative Research: A community velocity field for East AfricaRIEEARS
FY16A. Becel1551807Final stages of breakup and early spreading history of the Eastern North America passive margin from multichannel seismic dataRIEENAM
FY16H. Van Avendonk1551717Seismic study of mantle deformation and melt extraction during continental breakup in the ENAM primary siteRIEENAM
FY16L. Wallace1551876Collaborative Research: Improving models of interseismic locking and slow slip events in Cascadia and New ZealandSCDCascadia, New ZealandWallace L.M., Y. Kaneko, S. Hreinsdóttir, I. Hamling, Z. Peng, N. Bartlow, E. D’Anastasio, B. Fry. Large-scale dynamic triggering of shallow slow slip enhanced by overlying sedimentary wedge. Nature Geosci. 10, 765-770 (2017). doi:10.1038/ngeo3021
FY16N. Bartlow1551929Collaborative Research: Improving models of interseismic locking and slow slip events in Cascadia and New ZealandSCDCascadia, New ZealandWallace L.M., Y. Kaneko, S. Hreinsdóttir, I. Hamling, Z. Peng, N. Bartlow, E. D’Anastasio, B. Fry. Large-scale dynamic triggering of shallow slow slip enhanced by overlying sedimentary wedge. Nature Geosci. 10, 765-770 (2017). doi:10.1038/ngeo3021
FY16G. Yogodzinski1551640Collaborative Research: Building an International component in the Aleutian-Alaska Primary Site through US participation in research cruises of the German R/V SonneSCDAlaska & AleutianYogodzinski G.M., P.B. Kelemen, K. Hoernle, S.T. Brown, I. Bindeman, J.D. Vervoort, K.W.W. Sims, M. Portnyagin, R. Werner. Sr and O isotopes in western Aleutian seafloor lavas: Implications for the source of fluids and trace element character of arc volcanic rocks. Earth and Planetary Sci. 475, 169-180 (2017). doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2017.07.007
FY16B. Jicha1551657Collaborative Research: Building an International component in the Aleutian-Alaska Primary Site through US participation in research cruises of the German R/V SonneSCDAlaska & Aleutian
FY16M. Newcombe1551868Magma ascent and eruption in the Aleutian ArcSCDAlaska & Aleutian
FY16R. Detrick
A. Meltzer
1636548Subduction Zone Observatories WorkshopSCD
FY16S. Schwartz1551683Collaborative Research: Revealing the environment of shallow slow slipSCDNew Zealand
FY16R. Abercrombie1551758Collaborative Research: Revealing the environment of shallow slow slipSCDNew Zealand
FY16A. Sheehan1551922Collaborative Research: Revealing the environment of shallow slow slipSCDNew Zealand
FY16T. Fischer1551808Collaborative Research: Investigating the relationships among subduction character, volatile cycling, and eruptive activity along the Aleutian ArcSCDAlaska & AleutianFIsher, T.P., T.M. Lopez. First airborne samples of a volcanic plume for δ13C of CO2 determinations. Geophys. Res. Lett. 43, 7, 3272-3279 (2016). doi.org/10.1002/2016GL068499
FY16T. Lopez1551978Collaborative Research: Investigating the relationships among subduction character, volatile cycling, and eruptive activity along the Aleutian ArcSCDAlaska & AleutianFIsher, T.P., T.M. Lopez. First airborne samples of a volcanic plume for δ13C of CO2 determinations. Geophys. Res. Lett. 43, 7, 3272-3279 (2016). doi.org/10.1002/2016GL068499
FY16D.S. Stamps1551864Collaborative Research: Quantifying plume-lithosphere interactions with GNSS geodesy, seismology, and geodynamic modelingRIEEARS
FY16A. Nyblade1551767Collaborative Research: Quantifying plume-lithosphere interactions with GNSS geodesy, seismology, and geodynamic modelingRIEEARS
FY16A. Pommier1551200Collaborative Research: Experimental investigation of the electrical properties of hydrous silicate melts in subduction contextSCD
FY16W. Nelson1551835Collaborative Research: Constraining the temporal evolution of mantle plume contributions to magmatism in the Turkana DepressionRIEEARS
FY16J. Kappelman
T. Spell
1551920Collaborative Research: Constraining the temporal evolution of mantle plume contributions to magmatism in the Turkana DepressionRIEEARS
FY16T. Rooney1551872Collaborative Research: Constraining the temporal evolution of mantle plume contributions to magmatism in the Turkana DepressionRIEEARSRooney T.O. The Cenozoic magmatism of East-Africa: Part I — Flood basalts and pulsed magmatism. Lithos. 286-287, 264-301 (2017). doi.org/10.1016/j.lithos.2017.05.014
FY16B. Hanan1551820Collaborative Research: Constraining the temporal evolution of mantle plume contributions to magmatism in the Turkana DepressionRIEEARS
FY15N. Bangs1457221Investigation of the hydrogeologic role of faults in the downgoing plate through comparison of Central America, Cascadia, Nankai, and Alaska subduction zonesSCDCentral America, Cascadia, Nankai, Alaska & AleutianAn investigation of fault zone hydrogeology in subducting plates
FY15P. Kelemen
S. Goldstein
Y. Cai
1457293Collaborative Research: Focused study of Aleutian plutons and their host rocks: Understanding the building blocks of continental crustSCDAlaska & Aleutian icon-external-link Origin and evolution of the lower crust in magmatic arcs and continental crustCai, Y, M.E. Rioux, P.B. Kelemen, S.L. Goldstein, L. Bolge. Distinctly different parental magmas for calc-alkaline plutons and tholeiitic lavas in the central and eastern Aleutian arc: New isotope, trace element and geochronological data. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 431, 119 (2015). doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2015.07.058
FY15J. Freymueller1457361Interseismic Slip deficit at the edge of a locked patch: Shumagin Islands, AlaskaSCDAlaska & AleutianInterseismic Slip Deficit at the Edge of a Locked Patch: Shumagin Islands, Alaska
FY15N. Bennington1456749Collaborative Research: Magnetotelluric and seismic investigations of arc melt generation, deliver and storage beneath Okmok VolcanoSCDAlaska & Aleutian icon-external-link Magnetotelluric and Seismic Investigation of Arc Melt Generation, Delivery, and Storage beneath Okmok Volcano
FY15K. Key1456710Collaborative Research: Magnetotelluric and seismic investigations of arc melt generation, deliver and storage beneath Okmok VolcanoSCDAlaska & Aleutian icon-external-link Magnetotelluric and Seismic Investigation of Arc Melt Generation, Delivery, and Storage beneath Okmok Volcano
FY15E. Mittelstaedt1456664Emplacement of regularly spaced volcanic centers in the East African Rift: Melt production or melt extraction?RIEEARSEmplacement of regularly spaced volcanic centers in the East African Rift: Melt production or melt extraction?
FY15T. Plank1456814Collaborative Research: From the slab to the surface: Origin, storage, ascent and eruption of volatile-bearing magmasSCDAlaska & Aleutian icon-external-link From the Slab to the Surface: Origin, Storage, Ascent, and Eruption of Volatile-Bearing MagmasWerner c., C. Kern, D. Coppola, J.J. Lyons, P.J. Kelly, K.L. Wallace, D.J. Schneider, R.L. Wessels. Magmatic degassing, lava dome extrusion, and explosions from Mount Cleveland volcano, Alaska, 2011-2015: Insight into the continuous nature of volcanic activity over multi-year timescales. JVGR. 337, 98-110 (2017). doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2017.03.001
A.S. Lloyd, E. Ferriss, P. Ruprecht, E.H. Hauri, B.R. Jicha, T. Plank. An Assessment of Clinopyroxene as a Recorder of Magmatic Water and Magma Ascent Rate. Journal of Petrology. 57, 10, 1865-1886 (2016).doi.org/10.1093/petrology/egw058
Nielsen S.G., G. Yogodzinski, J. Prytulak, T. Plank, S.M. Kay, R.W. Kay, J. Blusztajn, J.D. Owens, M. Auro, T. Kading. Tracking along-arc sediment inputs to the Aleutian arc using thallium isotopes. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta. 181, 217-237 (2016). doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2016.03.010
FY15D. Roman
E. Hauri
1456939Collaborative Research: From the slab to the surface: Origin, storage, ascent and eruption of volatile-bearing magmasSCDAlaska & Aleutian icon-external-link From the Slab to the Surface: Origin, Storage, Ascent, and Eruption of Volatile-Bearing MagmasWerner c., C. Kern, D. Coppola, J.J. Lyons, P.J. Kelly, K.L. Wallace, D.J. Schneider, R.L. Wessels. Magmatic degassing, lava dome extrusion, and explosions from Mount Cleveland volcano, Alaska, 2011-2015: Insight into the continuous nature of volcanic activity over multi-year timescales. JVGR. 337, 98-110 (2017). doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2017.03.001
FY15R. Cole1456630RUI: Magmatic evolution leading up to the modern Aleutian Arc on the Alaska PeninsulaSCDAlaska & AleutianMagmatic Evolution Leading Up to the Modern Aleutian Arc on the Alaska Peninsula
FY14R. Bendick1347192Collaborative Research: Active kinematics of lithospheric extension along the East African RiftRIEEARS icon-external-link Active kinematics of lithospheric extension along the East African Rift
FY14R. King1347282Collaborative Research: Active kinematics of lithospheric extension along the East African RiftRIEEARS icon-external-link Active kinematics of lithospheric extension along the East African Rift
FY14K. Keranen
G. Abers
1347262Collaborative Research: The Aleutian megathrust from trench to base of the seismogenic zone; integration and synthesis of laboratory, geophysical and geological dataSCDAlaska & AleutianIntegrating laboratory, geophysical and geological data to understand the Aleutian megathrust from the trench to the base of the seismogenic zoneBecel A., D.J. Shillington, M. Delescluse, M.R. Nedimovic, G.A. Abers, D.M. Saffer, S.C. Webb, K.M. Keranen, P.-H. Roche, J. Li, H. Kuehn. Tsunamigenic structures in a creeping section of the Alaska subduction zone. Nature Geosci. 10, 609-613 (2017). doi:10.1038/ngeo2990

Shillington D.J, A. Bécel, M.R. Nedimović, H. Kuehn, S.C. Webb, G.A. Abers, K.M. Keranen, J.Li, M. Delescluse, G.A. Mattei-Salicrup. Link between plate fabric, hydration and subduction zone seismicity in Alaska. Nature Geoscience 8, 961-964 (2015). doi:10.1038/ngeo2586
FY14D. Shillington
A. Bécel
M. Nedimovic
1347312Collaborative Research: The Aleutian megathrust from trench to base of the seismogenic zone; integration and synthesis of laboratory, geophysical and geological dataSCDAlaska & AleutianIntegrating laboratory, geophysical and geological data to understand the Aleutian megathrust from the trench to the base of the seismogenic zoneBecel A., D.J. Shillington, M. Delescluse, M.R. Nedimovic, G.A. Abers, D.M. Saffer, S.C. Webb, K.M. Keranen, P.-H. Roche, J. Li, H. Kuehn. Tsunamigenic structures in a creeping section of the Alaska subduction zone. Nature Geosci. 10, 609-613 (2017). doi:10.1038/ngeo2990

Shillington D.J, A. Bécel, M.R. Nedimović, H. Kuehn, S.C. Webb, G.A. Abers, K.M. Keranen, J.Li, M. Delescluse, G.A. Mattei-Salicrup. Link between plate fabric, hydration and subduction zone seismicity in Alaska. Nature Geoscience 8, 961-964 (2015). doi:10.1038/ngeo2586
FY14D. Saffer1347343Collaborative Research: The Aleutian megathrust from trench to base of the seismogenic zone; integration and synthesis of laboratory, geophysical and geological dataSCDAlaska & AleutianIntegrating laboratory, geophysical and geological data to understand the Aleutian megathrust from the trench to the base of the seismogenic zoneBecel A., D.J. Shillington, M. Delescluse, M.R. Nedimovic, G.A. Abers, D.M. Saffer, S.C. Webb, K.M. Keranen, P.-H. Roche, J. Li, H. Kuehn. Tsunamigenic structures in a creeping section of the Alaska subduction zone. Nature Geosci. 10, 609-613 (2017). doi:10.1038/ngeo2990
FY14E. Cottrell1347248Collaborative Research: The role of oxygen fugacity in calc-alkaline differentiation and the creation of continental crust at the Aleutian arcSCDAlaska & AleutianThe role of oxygen fugacity in calc-alkaline differentiation and the creation of continental crust at the Aleutian arc
FY14K. Kelley1347330Collaborative Research: The role of oxygen fugacity in calc-alkaline differentiation and the creation of continental crust at the Aleutian arcSCDAlaska & AleutianThe role of oxygen fugacity in calc-alkaline differentiation and the creation of continental crust at the Aleutian arc
FY14M. Jackson1347377Collaborative Research: The role of oxygen fugacity in calc-alkaline differentiation and the creation of continental crust at the Aleutian arcSCDAlaska & AleutianThe role of oxygen fugacity in calc-alkaline differentiation and the creation of continental crust at the Aleutian arc
FY14S. DeBari1347794Collaborative Research: The Rosario Segment of the Cretaceous Alisitos Oceanic Arc (Baja California, Mexico): An outstanding field analog to the Izu Bonin ArcSCDIBM
Gulf of California
FY13D. Chadwell1249876Constraining slip distribution of the Cascadia Subduction Zone offshore Central Oregon with seafloor geodesySCDCascadia icon-external-link Seafloor Geodesy
FY13T. Lopez1250148Geochemical constraints on the source, flux, migration, and seismic signature of volcanic fluids, Katmai Volcanic Cluster, AlaskaSCDAlaska & Aleutian icon-external-link Geochemical constraints on the source, flux, migration and seismic signatures of volcanic fluids, Katmai Volcanic Cluster, AlaskaLopez T., F. Tassi, A. Aiuppa, B. Galle, A.L. Rizzo, J. Fiebig, F. Capecchiacci, G. Giudice, S. Caliro, G. Tamburello. Geochemical constraints on volatile sources and subsurface conditions at Mount Martin, Mount Mageik, and Trident Volcanoes, Katmai Volcanic Cluster, Alaska. JVGR. 347, 64-81 (2017). doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2017.09.001
FY13R. Harris1249552Thermal structure of the Cascadia subduction zone, Grays Canyon Discovery Corridor, WashingtonSCDCascadia
Alaska & Aleutian
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FY13P. van Keken1249353Collaborative Research: the role of fluids in intermediate-depth seismicity and wedge anisotropy: Case studies for Cascadia and Alaska, with a comparison to JapanSCDCascadia
Alaska & Aleutian
Morishige M. A new regime of slab-mantle coupling at the plate interface and its possible implications for the distribution of volcanoes. EPSL 8, 262-271 (2015). doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2015.07.011Abers G.A., P.E. van Keken, B.R. Hacker. The cold and relatively dry nature of mantle forearcs in subduction zones. Nature Geosci. 10, 333-337 (2017).
doi:10.1038/ngeo2922
FY13B. Hacker1249486Collaborative Research: the role of fluids in intermediate-depth seismicity and wedge anisotropy: Case studies for Cascadia and Alaska, with a comparison to JapanSCDCascadia
Alaska & Aleutian
Abers G.A., P.E. van Keken, B.R. Hacker. The cold and relatively dry nature of mantle forearcs in subduction zones. Nature Geosci. 10, 333-337 (2017).
doi:10.1038/ngeo2922
FY13G. Abers1249703Collaborative Research: the role of fluids in intermediate-depth seismicity and wedge anisotropy: Case studies for Cascadia and Alaska, with a comparison to JapanSCDCascadiaAbers G.A., P.E. van Keken, B.R. Hacker. The cold and relatively dry nature of mantle forearcs in subduction zones. Nature Geosci. 10, 333-337 (2017).
doi:10.1038/ngeo2922
Abers G.A., B.R. Hacker. A MATLAB toolbox and Excel workbook for calculating the densities, seismic wave speeds, and major element composition of minerals and rocks at pressure and temperature. G3. 17, 2, 616-624 (2016). doi:10.1002/2015GC006171
FY13E. Johnson1249438Collaborative Research: Virginia’s volcanoes: a window into Eastern North America mantle processesRIEENAMThe Youngest Magmatic Event in Eastern North AmericaMazza S.E.,  E. Gazel, E.A. Johnson, M. Bizimis, R. McAleer, C. Berk Biryol. Post‐rift magmatic evolution of the eastern North American “passive‐aggressive” margin. G3. 18, 1, 3-22 (2017). doi.org/10.1002/2016GC006646
FY13E. Gazel1249412Collaborative Research: Virginia’s volcanoes: a window into Eastern North America mantle processesRIEENAMThe Youngest Magmatic Event in Eastern North AmericaMazza S.E.,  E. Gazel, E.A. Johnson, M. Bizimis, R. McAleer, C. Berk Biryol. Post‐rift magmatic evolution of the eastern North American “passive‐aggressive” margin. G3. 18, 1, 3-22 (2017). doi.org/10.1002/2016GC006646
FY13B. Hallet1250130Collaborative Proposal: Modeling sediment production from glaciers off south-central Alaska during quaternary climate oscillationsSCDAlaska & Aleutian
FY13P. Koons
S. Birkel
1249909Collaborative Proposal: Modeling sediment production from glaciers off south-central Alaska during quaternary climate oscillationsSCDAlaska & AleutianFerm GeoPRISMS: Retreating Glacier in Homogeneous Valley
FY13P. van Keken1339783GeoPRISMS Office Support
FY13H. Van Avendonk
G. Christeson
1348454Collaborative Research: A community seismic experiment targeting the pre-, syn-, and post-rift evolution of the Mid Atlantic US marginRIEENAM icon-external-link The GeoPRISMS Eastern North American Margin Community Seismic Experiment (ENAM CSE)
FY13M. Hornbach
M.B. Magnani
1348124Collaborative Research: A community seismic experiment targeting the pre-, syn-, and post-rift evolution of the Mid Atlantic US marginRIEENAM icon-external-link The GeoPRISMS Eastern North American Margin Community Seismic Experiment (ENAM CSE)
FY13S. Harder1347024Collaborative Research: A community seismic experiment targeting the pre-, syn-, and post-rift evolution of the Mid Atlantic US marginRIEENAM icon-external-link The GeoPRISMS Eastern North American Margin Community Seismic Experiment (ENAM CSE)
FY13M. Long1347310Collaborative Research: A community seismic experiment targeting the pre-, syn-, and post-rift evolution of the Mid Atlantic US marginRIEENAM icon-external-link The GeoPRISMS Eastern North American Margin Community Seismic Experiment (ENAM CSE)
FY13B. Dugan1348228Collaborative Research: A community seismic experiment targeting the pre-, syn-, and post-rift evolution of the Mid Atlantic US marginRIEENAM icon-external-link The GeoPRISMS Eastern North American Margin Community Seismic Experiment (ENAM CSE)
FY13P. Wiita1348934Collaborative Research: A community seismic experiment targeting the pre-, syn-, and post-rift evolution of the Mid Atlantic US marginRIEENAM icon-external-link The GeoPRISMS Eastern North American Margin Community Seismic Experiment (ENAM CSE)
FY13D. Shillington
J. Gaherty
A. Bécel
1347498Collaborative Research: A community seismic experiment targeting the pre-, syn-, and post-rift evolution of the Mid Atlantic US marginRIEENAM icon-external-link The GeoPRISMS Eastern North American Margin Community Seismic Experiment (ENAM CSE)
FY13D. McGee
P. Wiita
1251329Collaborative Research: Mantle dynamics, lithospheric structure, and topographic evolution of the Southeastern US Continental MarginRIEENAM icon-external-link GeoPRISMS and EarthScope education and outreach to predominantly undergraduate institutions in Eastern North America via the MAGIC deployment
FY13S. King1250988Collaborative Research: Mantle dynamics, lithospheric structure, and topographic evolution of the Southeastern US Continental MarginRIEENAM icon-external-link GeoPRISMS and EarthScope education and outreach to predominantly undergraduate institutions in Eastern North America via the MAGIC deployment
FY13M. Long1251515Collaborative Research: Mantle dynamics, lithospheric structure, and topographic evolution of the Southeastern US Continental MarginRIEENAM icon-external-link GeoPRISMS and EarthScope education and outreach to predominantly undergraduate institutions in Eastern North America via the MAGIC deployment
FY12K. Creager
J. Vidale
H. Houston
1144568Collaborative Research: Illuminating the architecture of the greater Mt. St. Helens magmatic systems from slab to surfaceSCDCascadia icon-external-link Results from the iMUSH Active Source Seismic ExperimentHansen S.M., B. Schmandt, A. Levander, E. Kiser, J.E. Vidale, G.A. Abers, K.C. Creager. Seismic evidence for a cold serpentinized mantle wedge beneath Mount St Helens. Nature Communications. 7, 13242 (2016). doi:10.1038/ncomms13242
FY12A. Levander1144455Collaborative Research: Illuminating the architecture of the greater Mt. St. Helens magmatic systems from slab to surfaceSCDCascadia icon-external-link Results from the iMUSH Active Source Seismic ExperimentHansen S.M., B. Schmandt, A. Levander, E. Kiser, J.E. Vidale, G.A. Abers, K.C. Creager. Seismic evidence for a cold serpentinized mantle wedge beneath Mount St Helens. Nature Communications. 7, 13242 (2016). doi:10.1038/ncomms13242
FY12A. Schultz
P. Bedrosian
1144353Collaborative Research: Illuminating the architecture of the greater Mt. St. Helens magmatic systems from slab to surfaceSCDCascadia icon-external-link Results from the iMUSH Active Source Seismic ExperimentHansen S.M., B. Schmandt, A. Levander, E. Kiser, J.E. Vidale, G.A. Abers, K.C. Creager. Seismic evidence for a cold serpentinized mantle wedge beneath Mount St Helens. Nature Communications. 7, 13242 (2016). doi:10.1038/ncomms13242
FY12G. Abers1144351Collaborative Research: Illuminating the architecture of the greater Mt. St. Helens magmatic systems from slab to surfaceSCDCascadia icon-external-link Results from the iMUSH Active Source Seismic ExperimentHansen S.M., B. Schmandt, A. Levander, E. Kiser, J.E. Vidale, G.A. Abers, K.C. Creager. Seismic evidence for a cold serpentinized mantle wedge beneath Mount St Helens. Nature Communications. 7, 13242 (2016). doi:10.1038/ncomms13242
FY12N. Blair1144483The Subduction margin carbon cycle: A preliminary assessment of the distribution patterns of multicycle carbonSCDCascadia icon-external-link The Subduction Margin Carbon Cycle: A Preliminary Assessment of the Distribution Patterns of Multicycle CarbonKuehl S.A., C.R. Alexander, N.E. Blair, C.K. Harris, K.M. Marsaglia, A.S. Ogston, A.R. Orpin, J.J. Roering, A.J. Bever, E.L. Bilderback, L. Carter, C. Cerovski-Darriau, L.B. Childress, D.R.  Corbett, R.P. Hale, E.L. Leithold, N. Litchfield, J.M. Moriarty, M.J. Page, L.E.R. Pierce, P. Upton, J.P. Walsh. A source-to-sink perspective of the Waipaoa River margin. Earth Sci. Rev. 153, 301-334 (2016). doi.org/10.1016/j.earscirev.2015.10.001

Leithold E.L., N.E. Blair, K.W. Wegmann. Source-to-sink sedimentary systems and global carbon burial: A river runs through it. Earth Sci. Rev. 153, 30-42 (2016). doi.org/10.1016/j.earscirev.2015.10.011
FY12E. Brodsky
postdoc Abhijit Ghosh
1144695GeoPRISMS Posdoctoral Fellowship: Systematic search and characterization of very low frequency earthquakes and offshore tremor in Cascadia using the Amphibious ArraySCDCascadiaA systematic study of very low frequency earthquakes (VLFEs) in Cascadia
FY12D. Chadwell1144493Potential contributions of Seafloor Geodesy to understanding slip behavior along the Cascadia Subduction ZoneSCDCascadia icon-external-link 
FY12B. Jicha
B. Singer
1144494Collaborative Research: A 21st century reconnaissance of Aleutian Arc inceptionSCDAlaska & AleutianEvolution of the Chemically Diverse Aleutian Island ArcSchaen A.J., B.R. Jicha, S.M. Kay, B.S. Singer, A. Tibbetts. Eocene to Pleistocene magmatic evolution of the Delarof Islands, Aleutian Arc. G3. 17, 3, 1086-1108 (2016). doi.org/10.1002/2015GC006067
Jicha B.R, B.S. Singer, M.J. Valentine. 40Ar/39Ar Geochronology of Subaerial Ascension Island and a Re-evaluation of the Temporal Progression of Basaltic to Rhyolitic Volcanism. Journ. Pet. 54, 12, 2581-2596 (2013).  doi.org/10.1093/petrology/egt058
FY12S. Kay1144499Collaborative Research: A 21st century reconnaissance of Aleutian Arc inceptionSCDAlaska & AleutianEvolution of the Chemically Diverse Aleutian Island ArcSchaen A.J., B.R. Jicha, S.M. Kay, B.S. Singer, A. Tibbetts. Eocene to Pleistocene magmatic evolution of the Delarof Islands, Aleutian Arc. G3. 17, 3, 1086-1108 (2016). doi.org/10.1002/2015GC006067
FY12P. Johnson
E. Solomon
1144164Thermal structure of the Cascadia Subduction Zone on the Washington MarginSCDCascadia icon-external-link Heat Flow at the Cascadia Subduction ZoneAtwater B.F., B. Carson, G.B. Griggs, H.P. Johnson, M.S. Salmi. Rethinking turbidite paleoseismology along the Cascadia subduction zone. Geology, 42, 9, 827-830 (2014). doi.org/10.1130/G35902.1
Johnson H.P., E.A. Solomon, R.N. Harris, M.S. Salmi, R.D. Berg. Heat flow and fluid flow in Cascadia's seismogenic zone. Eos Trans., 94, 48, 457-468 (2013). doi/pdf/10.1002/2013EO480001
FY12P. Kelemen
S. Goldstein
S. Hemming
1144759Collaborative Research: Plutons as ingredients for continental crust: Pilot study of the differences between intermediate plutons and lavas in the intra-oceanic Aleutian arcSCDAlaska & Aleutian icon-external-link Origin and evolution of the lower crust in magmatic arcs and continental crustCai Y, M. Rioux, P.B. Kelemen, S.L. Goldstein, L. Bolge, A.R.C. Kylander-Clark. Distinctly different parental magmas for calc-alkaline plutons and tholeiitic lavas in the central and eastern Aleutian arc. EPSL, 431, 119-126 (EPSL 2015). doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2015.07.058
Hacker B.R., P.B. Kelemen, M.D. Behn. Continental Lower Crust. Annu. Rev. Earth Planet. Sci. 43, 167-205 (2015). doi.org/10.1146/annurev-earth-050212-124117
FY12M. Rioux1144648Collaborative Research: Plutons as ingredients for continental crust: Pilot study of the differences between intermediate plutons and lavas in the intra-oceanic Aleutian arcSCDAlaska & Aleutian icon-external-link Origin and evolution of the lower crust in magmatic arcs and continental crustCai Y, M. Rioux, P.B. Kelemen, S.L. Goldstein, L. Bolge, A.R.C. Kylander-Clark. Distinctly different parental magmas for calc-alkaline plutons and tholeiitic lavas in the central and eastern Aleutian arc. EPSL, 431, 119-126 (EPSL 2015). doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2015.07.058
FY12A. Kent
R. Duncan
A. Grunder
1144555The explosive volcanic history of the Central Oregon Cascades: Probing the changing state of the Neogene Cascade arcSCDCascadiaExplosive pulse following the late Neogene initiation of the Central Oregon High Cascades
FY12P. Londsdale
1144558Collaborative Research: Dating submerged continental crust beneath the Southern Gulf of California, and a synthesis of the magmatic and tectonic history of this MARGINS Focus SiteGulf of California icon-external-link 
FY12M. Grove1144392Collaborative Research: Dating submerged continental crust beneath the Southern Gulf of California, and a synthesis of the magmatic and tectonic history of This MARGINS Focus SiteGulf of California icon-external-link 
FY12D. Kimbrough1144367Collaborative Research: Dating submerged continental crust beneath the Southern Gulf of California, and a synthesis of the magmatic and tectonic history of This MARGINS Focus SiteGulf of California icon-external-link 
FY12Y. Shen1144771Developing a comprehensive model of subduction and continental accretion at CascadiaSCDCascadia icon-external-link Developing a comprehensive model of subduction and continental accretion at Cascadia
FY11J. Morgan11046795GeoPRISMS Office Support – Building beyond MARGINS
FY11M. Pritchard1049611Collaborative Research: Faulting processes during early-stage rifting: analysis of an unusual earthquake sequence in northern MalawiRIEEARSFaulting processes during early-stage rifting: analysis of an unusual earthquake sequence in northern Malawi
FY11J. Gaherty
S. Nooner
D. Shillington
1049620Collaborative Research: Faulting processes during early-stage rifting: analysis of an unusual earthquake sequence in northern MalawiRIEEARSFaulting processes during early-stage rifting: analysis of an unusual earthquake sequence in northern Malawi
FY11K. Straub1049387Collaborative Research: Reconstructing ancient passive margin dynamics by relating geomorphic and stratigraphic surfaces: a combined laboratory and field studyRIE icon-external-link Reconstructing ancient passive margin dynamics by relating geomorphic and stratigraphic surfaces: a combined laboratory and field studyStraub K.M., C.R. Esposito. Influence of water and sediment supply on the stratigraphic record of alluvial fans and deltas: Process controls on stratigraphic completeness. J. Geophys. Res. Earth Surf. 118, 2, 625-637 (2013). doi:10.1002/jgrf.20061
FY11B. Sheets1049385Collaborative Research: Reconstructing ancient passive margin dynamics by relating geomorphic and stratigraphic surfaces: a combined laboratory and field studyRIE
FY11G. Hirth
D. Goldsby
1049582Experimental Constraints on the rheology and seismicity of subducting lithosphere  and the slab-wedge interfaceSCDExperimental Constraints on the Rheology and Seismicity of Subducting Lithosphere and the Slab-Wedge InterfaceKelemen P.B., G. Hirth. Reaction-driven cracking during retrograde metamorphism: Olivine hydration and carbonation. EPSL. 345-348, 81-89 (2012). doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2012.06.018

Proctor, B., G. Hirth. Role of pore fluid pressure on transient strength changes and fabric development during serpentine dehydration at mantle conditions: Implications for subduction-zone seismicity. EPSL. 421, 1-12 (2015).  doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2015.03.040
FY11D. Saffer
postdoc Sabine den Hartog
1049591MARGINS Post-Doctoral Fellowship Research: Evolution of sediment physical properties in the Nankai Subduction Zone and implications for the updip limit of seismogenesisNankaiFriction of megathrust gouges at in-situ subduction zone conditionsKitajima, H., D.M. Saffer. Elevated pore pressure and anomalously low stress in regions of low frequency earthquakes along the Nankai Trough subduction megathrust. Geophys. Res. Letters. 39, 23 (2012). doi.org/10.1029/2012GL053793

Saffer, D.M., D.A. Lockner, A. McKiernan. Effects of smectite to illite transformation on the frictional strength and sliding stability of intact marine mudstones. Geophys. Res. Letters. 39, 11 (2012).  doi.org/10.1029/2012GL051761

Kitajima, H., D.M. Saffer. Consolidation state of incoming sediments to the Nankai Trough subduction zone: Implications for sediment deformation and properties. G3. 15, 7 , 2821-2839 (2014). doi.org/10.1002/2014GC005360

Saffer, D.M. The permeability of active subduction plate boundary faults. Geofluids. 15, 1-2, 193-215 (2015). doi.org/10.1111/gfl.12103
FY11M. Billen
postdoc John Naliboff
1049660Postdoctoral Fellowship: 3D numerical models of the dynamic generation of outer rise faultsHigh-resolution numerical modeling of outer-rise fault development and evolutionNaliboff, J.B., M.I. Billen, T. Gerya, J. Saunders. Dynamics of outer‐rise faulting in oceanic‐continental subduction systems. G3. 14, 7, 2310-2327 (2013). doi.org/10.1002/ggge.20155
FY11E. Syracuse
C. Thurber
1049533MARGINS: Seismic Evidence for hydration of the Central American slab: Guatemala through Costa RicaCentral America

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