Aster_Publications

Aster, R,, Hypocenter Locations and Velocity Structure in the Phlegraean Fields, Italy, M.S. thesis, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 128 pp, 1986.

Schneider, J., Aster, R., Powell, L, Meyer, R., Timing of portable seismographs from OMEGA navigation signals, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 77, 1457-1478, 1987.

Aster, R., Meyer, R., Three-dimensional velocity structure and hypocenter distribution in the Campi Flegrei caldera, Italy, Tectonophysics, 149, 195-218, 1988.

Aster, R., On projecting error ellipsoids, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 78, 1373-1374, 1988.

Savage, M., Shih, X., Meyer, R., Aster, R., Shear-wave anisotropy of active tectonic regions via automated S-wave polarization analysis, Tectonophysics, 165, 279-292, 1989.

Gurrola, H., Minster, J.B., Vernon, F.L., Berger, J., Given, H.K., Aster, R., A comparative study of high frequency seismic noise at selected sited in the USSR and USA, Proc. 11th Annual AFGL/DARPA Seis. Res. Symp., 1989.

Aster, R., Meyer, R., Determination of shear- and compressional-wave velocity variations and hypocenter locations in a rapidly-inflating caldera: the Campi Flegrei, Phys. Earth and Planet. Int.., 55, 313-325, 1989.

Aster, R., Shearer, P., Berger, J., Compressional- and shear-wave polarizations at the Anza seismic array, Proc. 11th Annual AFGL/DARPA Seis. Res. Symp., 1989.

Pujol, J., Aster, R., Joint hypocentral determination and the detection of low-velocity anomalies. An example from the Phlegraean Fields earthquakes, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 80, 129-139, 1990.

Gurrola, H., Minster, J.B., Given, H., Vernon, F., Berger, J., Aster, R., Analysis of high-frequency seismic noise in the western U.S. and eastern Kazakhstan, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 80, 951-970, 1990.

Aster, R., Shearer, P., Berger, J., Quantitative measurements of shear-wave polarizations at the Anza seismic network, southern California — implications for shear-wave splitting and earthquake prediction, J. Geophys. Res., 95, 12,449-12,474, 1990.

Aster, R., Crustal Shear-Wave Anisotropy and Near-Surface Attenuation in the Anza Seismic Gap, Ph.D. Thesis, University of California, San Diego, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, 227 pp. 1991.

Aster, R., Shearer P., Berger, J., Reply to `Comment on “Quantitative measurements of shear wave polarizations at the Anza seismic network, Southern California: Implications for shear wave splitting and earthquake prediction” by Richard C. Aster, Peter M. Shearer, and Jon Berger’, J. Geophys. Res., 96, 6415-6419, 1991.

Aster, R., Shearer, P., High-Frequency borehole seismograms recorded in the San Jacinto fault zone, Southern California. Part 1: Polarizations, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 81, 1057-1080, 1991.

Aster, R., Shearer, P., High-frequency borehole seismograms recorded in the San Jacinto fault zone, Southern California Part 2: Attenuation and Site Effects, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 81, 1081-1100, 1991.

Aster, R., Shearer, P., Initial shear-wave particle motions and stress constraints at the Anza seismic network, Geophys. J. Int., 108, 740-748, 1992.

Aster, R., Meyer, R., De Natale, G., Zollo, A., Martini, M., Del Pezzo, E., Scarpa, R., Iannaccone, G., Seismic investigation of the Campi Flegrei: A Summary and Synthesis of Results, Volcanic Seismology, Proc. Vol., vol. 3, 462-483. Gasparini, P., Scarpa, R., Aki, K., editors. Springer Verlag, Heidelberg, 1992.

Aster, R., Scott, J., Comprehensive identification of similar eEarthquakes in microearthquake data sets, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 83, 1307-1314, 1993.

Hartse, H., Fehler, M., Aster, R., Scott, J., Vernon, F., Small-Scale stress heterogeneity in the Anza seismic gap, southern California, J. Geophys. Res., 99, 6801-6818, 1994.

Haase, J., Shearer, P., Aster, R., Constraints on temporal variations in velocity near Anza, California, from analysis of similar event pairs, Bull Seism. Soc. Am., 85, 194-206, 1995.

Aster, R., Slad, G., Henton, J., Antolik, M., Differential analysis of coda Q using similar microearthquakes in seismic gaps. Part 1: Techniques and application to seismograms recorded in the Anza seismic gap, southern California, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 86, 868-889, 1996.

Antolik, M., Nadeau, R.M., Aster, R.C., McEvilly, T.V., Differential analysis of coda Q using similar microearthquakes in seismic gaps. Part 2: Application to seismograms recorded by the Parkfield High Resolution Seismic Network, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 86, 890-910, 1996.

Young, C., Harris, M., Beiriner, J., Moore, S., Trujillo, J., Withers, M., Aster, R., The waveform correlation event detection system project, Phase I: Issues in prototype development and testing, Sandia National Laboratories, report SAND96-1916, UC-903, 1996.

Schlue, J., Aster, R., Meyer, R., A lower-crustal extension to a mid-crustal magma body in the Rio Grande rift, New Mexico, J. Geophys. Res., 101., 25,283-25,291, 1996.

Withers, M., Aster, R., Young, C., and Chael, E., High-frequency analysis of seismic background noise and signal-to-noise ratio near Datil, New Mexico, Bull Seism. Soc. Am., 86, 1507-1515, 1996.

Young, C., Chael, E., Withers, M., Aster, R., The sub-surface noise environment: a multi-site comparison, Bull Seism. Soc. Am., 86, 1516-1528, 1996.

Knight, R.L., R.C. Aster, P.R. Kyle, A.K. Ameko, and R.R. Dibble, Digital recording of the seismicity of Mount Erebus Volcano, November 1994 – June 1996, Antarctic Journal, 31, number 2; pages 41-43, 1998.

Withers, M., Aster, R., Young, C., Beiringer, J., Harris, M., Moore, S., and Trujillo, J., A comparison of select trigger algorithms for automated global seismic phase and event detection, Bull Seism. Soc. Am., 88, 95-106, 1998.

Aster, R., and Kyle, P., The Valles Caldera, a geological wonder, Geotimes, 43, p. 19; accompanying “Preserving the Valles Caldera, a Foundation of Life and Culture”, by Senator Jeff Bingaman, 1998.

Rowe, C., Aster, R., Kyle, P., Schlue, J., and Dibble, R., Broadband recording of Strombolian explosions and associated very-long-period seismic signals on Mount Erebus volcano, Ross Island, Antarctica, Geophys. Res. Lett., 25, 2297-2300, 1998.

Withers, M., Aster, R., and Young, C., An automated local/regional seismic event detection and location system using waveform correlation, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 89, 657-669, 1999.

Niitsuma et al., Current status of seismic and borehole measurements for HDR/HWR development, Geothermics, 28, 475-490, 1999.

Carr, D., Young, C., Aster, R., Zhang, X., Cluster Analysis for CTBT Seismic Event Monitoring, Proceedings 21st DoD Seismic Research Symposium, 1999.

Rowe, C., Aster, R., Kyle, P., Dibble, R., Schlue, J., Seismic and Acoustic Observations at Mount Erebus Volcano, Ross Island, Antarctica, 1994-1998, J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., 101, 105-128, 2000.

Aster, R., Lees, J., Neuberg, J., Broadband seismic and acoustic observations of volcanic seismicity (editorial), J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., 101, vii-viii, 2000.

Fehler, M., Phillips, W.S., House, L., Jones, R., Aster, R., Rowe, C., Improved relative locations of clustered earthquakes using constrained multiple event location, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 90, 781-785, 2000.

Aster, R, Rowe, C., Automatic phase pick refinement and similar event association in large seismic datasets, in: C. Thurber, N. Rabinowitz, eds., Advances in Seismic Event Location, 18, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 2000.

Aster, R., and Slad, G., Shear wave anisotropy in the epicentral vicinity of the 1992 Joshua Tree and Landers earthquakes, in Advances in Anisotropy — Selected Theory, Modeling, and Case Studies, J. Hood, Ed., Society of Exploration Geophysicists, Open-File Publication No. 5., 2001.

Young, C., Merchant, B., Aster, R., Comparison of Cluster Analysis Methods for Identifying Regional Seismicity, Proceedings 23rd DoD Seismic Research Symposium, 2001.

Rowe, C., Aster, R., Jones, R., Borchers, B., Fehler, M., Using automated high-precision repicking to improve delineation of microseismic structures at the Soultz geothermal reservoir, Pure. Appl. Geophys., 159, 563-596, 2002.

Wilson, D., Leon, D., Aster, R., Ni, J., Schlue, J., Grand, S., Semken, S., Baldridge, S., Broadband seismic background noise at temporary seismic stations observed on a regional scale in the southwestern United States, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 92, 3335-3341, 2002.

Rowe, C.A., Aster, R., Borchers, B, Young, C., An automatic, adaptive algorithm for refining phase picks in large seismic data sets, Part I: Technique, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 92, 1660-1674, 2002.

Johnson, J., Lees, M., Ruiz, M., McChesney, P., Aster, R., Kyle, P., Interpretation and utility of infrasonic records from erupting volcanoes, J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., 121, 15-63, 2003.

Wilson, D., Aster, R., and the RISTRA Group, Imaging crust and upper mantle seismic structure in the southwestern United States using teleseismic receiver functions, The Leading Edge, 22, 232-237, 2003.

Gok, R., Ni, J., West, M., Sandvol, E., Wilson, D., Aster, R., Baldridge, Grand, S., Gao, W., Tillman, F., Semken, S., Shear wave splitting and mantle flow beneath LA RISTRA, Geophys. Res. Lett., 10.1029/2002GL016616, 2003.

Koper, K., Wallace, T., Aster, R., Seismic Recordings of the Carlsbad, New Mexico, Pipeline Explosion of 19 August, 2000, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 93, 1427-1432, 2003.

Braile, L., Hall-Wallace, M., Taber, J., Aster, R., The IRIS Education and Outreach Program, Seism. Res. Lett., 74, 503-510, 2003.

Aster, R., S. Mah, P. Kyle, W. McIntosh, N. Dunbar, J. Johnson, M. Ruiz, and S. McNamara, Very long period oscillations of Mount Erebus Volcano, J. Geophys. Res., 108 (B11), 2522, 10.1029/2002JB002101, 2003.

Aster, R., McIntosh, W., Kyle, P., Esser, R., Bartel, B., Dunbar, N., Johns, B., Johnson, J., Karstens, R., Kurnik, C., McGowan, M., McNamara, S., Meertens, C., Pauly, B., Richmond, M., Ruiz, M., New instrumentation delivers multidisciplinary real-time data from Mount Erebus, Antarctica, EOS trans. AGU., 85, 9 March, 2004.

West, M., Ni, J., Baldridge, W.S., Wilson, D., Aster, R., Gao, W., Grand, S., Crust and upper mantle shear wave structure of the southwest United States: Implications for rifting and support for high elevation, J. Geophys. Res., 109, B03309, 10.1029/2003JB002575, 2004.

Gao, W., Grand, S., Baldridge, W.S., Wilson, D., West, M., Ni, J., Aster, R., Upper mantle convection beneath the central Rio Grande rift imaged by P and S wave tomography, J. Geophys. Res. 109, B03305, 10.1029/2003JB002743, 2004.

Johnson, J., Aster, R., Kyle, P., Volcanic eruptions observed with infrasound, Geop. Res. Lett., 31, L14604, 10.1029/2004GL020020, 2004.

Aster, R., Borchers, B., Thurber, C., Parameter Estimation and Inverse Problems, 301 pp, Elsevier Academic Press, 2004.

Park, J., Anderson, K., Aster, R., Butler, R., Lay, T., Simpson, D., Global seismographic network records the great Sumatra-Andaman Earthquake, EOS. trans. AGU, 86, 8 February, 2005.

Wilson, D., Aster, R., West, M., Ni, J., Grand, S., Gao, W., Baldridge, W.S., Semken, S., Lithospheric Structure of the Rio Grande Rift, Nature, 433, 10.1038/nature03297, 2005.

Gret, A., Snieder, R., Aster, R., Kyle, P., Monitoring rapid temporal change in a volcano with coda wave interferometry, Geop. Res. Lett., 32, L06304, 10.1029/2004GL021143, 2005.

Aster, R., Beaudoin, B., Hole, J., Fouch, M., Fowler, J., James, D., and the PASSCAL Staff and Standing Committee, IRIS PASSCAL program marks 20 years of scientific discovery, EOS. trans. AGU, 86, 26 April, 2005.

Aster, R., Borchers, B., Thurber, C., Instructor’s Guide to Parameter Estimation and Inverse Problems, 220 pp, Elsevier Academic Press, 2005.

Lay, T., Kanamori, H., Ammon, C., Nettles, M., Ward, S., Aster, R., Beck, S., Bilek, S., Brudzinski, M., Butler, R., DeShon, H., Ekström, G., Satake, K., Sipkin, S., The Great Sumatra-Andaman Earthquake of December 26, 2004, Science, 308, 1127-1133, 10.1126/science.1112250, 2005.

Wilson, D., Aster, R., Seismic imaging of the crust and upper mantle using regularized joint receiver functions,frequency-wave number filtering, and multimode Kirchhoff migration, J. Geophys. Res., 110, B05305, 10.1029/2004JB003430, 2005.

Wilson, D., Aster, R., Ni, J., Grand, S., West, M., Gao, W., Baldridge, W.S., Semken, S., Imaging the seismic structure of the crust and upper mantle beneath the Great Plains, Rio Grande Rift, and Colorado plate w

au using receiver functions, J. Geophys. Res., 110, B05306, 10.1029/2004JB003492, 2005.

Park, J., Butler, R., Anderson, K., Berger, J., Benz, H., Davis P., Hutt, R., McCreery, C., Ahern, T., Ekstrom, G., Aster, R., Performance review of the Global Seismographic Network for the Sumatra-Andaman megathrust earthquake, Seism. Res. Lett., 76, 3, 2005.

Hubenthal, M. (Guest Editor), et al., The 2004 Sumatra Earthquake, The Earth Scientist, National Earth Science Teacher’s Association, Volume XXI, Issue 2, Spring, 2005.

Rowe, C., Aster, R., Kyle, P., Broadband seismic recording of strombolian explosions at Mount Erebus, Antarctic J. US, 33, 330-334, 2005.

Rowe, C., Aster, R., Kyle, P., Seismic observations at the Mount Erebus observatory: 1997-1998, Antarctic J. US, 33, 335-339, 2005.

Lay, T., Kanamori, H., Ammon, C., Nettles, M., Ward, S., Aster, R., Beck, S., Bilek, S., Brudzinski, M., Butler, R., DeShon, H., Ekström, G., Satake, K., Sipkin, S., Reply to Technical Comment on “The Great Sumatra-Andaman Earthquake of 26 December 2004” by S. Neetu, I. Suresh, R. Shankar, D. Shankar, S.S.C. Shenoi, S. R. Shetye, D. Sundar, and B. Nagaraja, Science, 310, 1431b, 2005.

Johnson, J., Aster, R., Relative partitioning of acoustic and seismic energy during Strombolian eruptions, J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., 148, 334– 354, 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2005.05.002, 2005.

Hubenthal, M., Aster, R., The IRIS Undergraduate Internship Program Gets “Orientated” with New Funding from NSF, IRIS Newsletter, IRIS Consortium, Issue 3, 2006.

Sanford, A., Mayeau, T., Schlue, J., Aster, R., Jacksha, L., Earthquake catalogs for New Mexico and bordering areas II: 1999-2004, New Mexico Geology, 28 (4), 99-109, 2006.

MacAyeal, D., Okal, E., Aster, R., Basis, J., Brunt, K., Cathles, L. Mac. Drucker, R., Kim, Y-J., Martin, S., Okal, M., Sergienko, O., Sponsler, M., Thom, J., Transoceanic wave propagation links iceberg calving margins of Antarctica with storms in tropics and northern hemisphere, Geop. Res. Lett., 33, L17502, 10.1029/2006GL027235, 2006.

Stankova, J., Bilek, S., Rowe, C., Aster, R., Characteristics of the October 2005 microearthquake swarm and reactivation of similar event seismic swarms over decadal time periods near Socorro, New Mexico, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 98, 93-105, 10.1785/0120070108, 2008.

Aster, R., McNamara, D., Bromirski, P., Multi-decadal climate-induced variability in microseisms, Seism. Res. Lett., 79, 10.1785/gssrl.79.2.194, 2008.

Sine, C., Wilson, D., Gao, W., Grand, S., Aster, R., Ni, J., Baldridge, W.S., Mantle structure beneath the western edge of the Colorado Plateau, Geop. Res. Lett., 35, L10303, 10.1029/2008GL033391, 2008.

MacAyeal, D. R., Okal, E., Aster, R., Bassis, J., Seismic and hydroacoustic tremor generated by colliding icebergs, J. Geophys. Res., 113, F03011, 10.1029/2008JF001005, 2008.

Aster, R., Zandomeneghi, D., Mah, S., McNamara, S., Henderson, D.B., Yarbrough, H., Jones, K., Moment tensor inversion of very long period seismic signals from Strombolian eruptions of Erebus Volcano, J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2008.08.013, 2008.

Jones, K., Johnson, J.B., Aster, R., Kyle, P., McIntosh, W., Infrasonic tracking of large bubble bursts and ash venting at Erebus volcano, Antarctica, J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2008.02.001, 2008.

Johnson, J.B., Aster, R., Jones, K., Kyle, P., McIntosh, W., Acoustic Source Characterization of Impulsive Strombolian Eruptions from the Mount Erebus Lava Lake, J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2008.06.028, 2008.

Wang, X., Ni, J., Aster, R., Sandvol, E., Wilson, D., Sine, C., Grand, S., Baldridge, W.S., Shear wave splitting and mantle flow beneath the Colorado Plateau and its boundary with the Great Basin, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 98, 2526-2532, 10.1785/0120080107, 2008.

Lay, T. (ed.), Aster, R., Forsyth, D., Romanowicz, B., et al., Seismological Grand Challenges in Understanding Earth’s Dynamic Systems, Report to the National Science Foundation, IRIS Consortium, 2009.

Aster, R., MacCarthy, J., Heizler, M., Kelley, S., Karlstrom, K., Crossey, L., Dueker, K., and the CREST Team, CREST Probes the Roots and Geologic History of the Colorado Rockies, Outcrop, Newsletter of the Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists, 58, January 2009.

MacAyeal, D., Okal, E., Aster, R., Bassis, J., Seismic observations of glaciogenic ocean waves (micro-tsunamis) on icebergs and ice Shelves, J. Glaciology, 55, 193-206, 2009.

Condie, K., O’Neill, C., Aster, R., Evidence and implications for a widespread magmatic shutdown for 250 My on Earth, Earth and Planet. Sci. Lett., 282, 294–298, 2009.

Forsyth, D., Lay, T., Aster, R., Romanowicz, B., Grand Challenges for Seismology, EOS trans. AGU, 90, 13 October 2009.

Condie, K., and Aster, R., Zircon Age Episodicity and Growth of Continental Crust, EOS trans. AGU, 90, 13 October 2009.

Aster, R., McNamara, D., Bromirski, P., Studying Earth’s Ocean Wave Climate Using Microseisms, IRIS 2009 Annual Report, IRIS Consortium, 2009.

Zandomeneghi, D., Kyle, P., Miller, P., Snelson, C., Aster, R., Seismic Tomography of Erebus Volcano, Antarctica, EOS trans. AGU, 91, 9 February, 2010.

Martin, S., Drucker, R., Aster, R., Davey. F., Okal E., Scambos T., and MacAyeal, D., Kinematic and seismic analysis of giant tabular iceberg breakup at Cape Adare, Antarctica, J. Geophys. Res., 115, B06311,10.1029/2009JB006700, 2010.

Condie, K. C. and Aster, R. C., Episodic zircon age spectra of orogenic granitoids: The supercontinent connection and continental growth, Precambrian Research, 180, 227–236, 10.1016/j.precamres.2010.03.008, 2010.

van Wijk, J., Baldridge, W., van Hunen, J., Goes, S., Aster, R., Coblentz, D., Grand, S., Ni, J, Small scale convection at the edge of the Colorado Plateau: Implications for topography, magmatism, and evolution of Proterozoic lithosphere, Geology, 38, 611-614, 10.1130/G31031.1, 2010.

Aster, R.C., McNamara, D.E., Bromirski, P.D., Global trends in extremal microseism intensity, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L14303, 10.1029/2010GL043472, 2010.

Wilson, D., Aster, R., Grand, S., Ni, J., Baldridge, W.S., High-resolution receiver function imaging, contrained lithospheric architecture, and mantle-supported topography of the Colorado Plateau, Geop. Res. Lett., 37, L20313, 10.1029/2010GL044799, 2010.

Condie, K.C., Bickford, M., Aster, R., Belousova, E., Scholl, D., Episodic zircon ages, Hf isotopic composition and the preservation rate of continental crust, Geological Society of America Bulletin, 10.1130/B30344.1, 2011.

MacCarthy, J.K., Borchers, B., Aster, R., Efficient stochastic estimation of the model resolution matrix diagonal and generalized cross-validation for large geophysical inverse problems, J, Geophys. Res., 116, B10304, h10.1029/2011JB008234, 2011.

Aster, R., Expecting the Unexpected: Black swans and seismology, Seism. Res. Lett., 83, 1, 10.1785/gssrl.83.1.5, January/February 2012.

Karlstrom, K., Coblentz, D., Dueker, K., Ouimet, W., Kirby, E., van Wijk, J., Schmandt, B., Kelley, S., Lazear, G., Crossey, L. J., Crow, R., Aslan, A., Darling, A., Aster, R., MacCarthy, J. K., Hansen, S., Stachnik, J. C., Stockli, D. F., Hoffman, M., McKeon, R., Feldman, J., Heizler, M. T., Donahue, M., Mantle-driven dynamic uplift of the Rocky Mountains and Colorado Plateau and its surface response: Toward a unified hypothesis, Lithosphere, 4, 3-22, 2012.

Ringler, A.T., Hutt, C.R., Aster, R., Bolton, H., Gee, L.S., Storm, T., Estimating Pole/Zero errors in GSN-IRIS/USGS network calibration metadata, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 102 (2), 836-841, 2012.

Chaput, J., Zandomeneghi, D., Aster, R., Knox, H., Kyle, P., Imaging of Erebus volcano using body wave seismic interferometry of Strombolian eruption coda, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, (7), L07304, 10.1029/2012GL050956, 2012.

Trabant, C., Hutko, A., Bahavar, M., Karstens, R., Ahern, T., Aster, R., Data products at the IRIS DMC: stepping-stones for research and other applications, Seismol. Res. Lett., 83, (5),10.1785/0220120032, 2012.

Aster, R., Borchers, B., Thurber, C., Parameter Estimation and Inverse Problems, Second Edition, Elsevier Academic Press, Amsterdam, 360 pp., 2013.

Aster, R., Borchers, B., Thurber, C., Instructor Solutions Manual to Parameter Estimation and Inverse Problems, Second Edition, Elsevier Academic Press, Amsterdam, 274 pp., 2013.

Zandomeneghi, D., Aster, R., Kyle, P., Barclay, A., Chaput, J., Knox, H., Internal structure of Erebus volcano, Antarctica imaged by high-resolution active-source seismic travel time and scattering tomography, J. Geophys. Res., 118 (3), 10.1002/jgrb.50073, 2013.

Hansen, S., Dueker, K., Stachnik, J., Aster, R., Karlstrom, K., A rootless Rockies – support and lithospheric structure of the Colorado Rocky Mountains inferred from CREST and TA seismic data, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 10.1002/ggge.20143, 2013.

Condie, K., Aster, R.C., Refinement of the supercontinent cycle with Hf, Nd, and Sr isotopes, Geoscience Frontiers, 10.1016/j.gsf.2013.06.001, 2013.

Gerst, A., Hort, M., Aster, R., Johnson, J., Kyle, P.R., The First second of volcanic eruptions from the Erebus Volcano lava lake, Antarctica – Energies, pressures, seismology, and infrasound, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 3318–3340, 10.1002/jgrb.50234, 2013.

Schmandt, B., Aster, R., Scherler, D., Tsai, V., Karlstrom, K., Multiple fluvial processes detected by riverside and infrasound monitoring of a controlled flood in the Grand Canyon, Geop. Res. Lett., 40, 1-6, 10.1002/grl.50953, 2013.

Lough, A., Wiens, D., Barcheck, C., Aster, R., Nyblade, A., Huerta, A., Wilson, T., Seismic detection of an active subglacial volcanic center in Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica, Nature Geoscience, 10.1038/ngeo1992, 2013.

Chaput, J., Aster, R., Sun, X., Wiens, D., Nyblade, A., Anandakrishnan, S., Huerta, A., Winberry, J., Wilson, T., Crustal thickness of West Antarctica, J. Geop. Res., 119, 1-18, 10.1002/2013JB010642, 2014.

De Siena, L., Thomas, C., Aster, R., Multi-scale reasonable attenuation tomography analysis (MuRAT): An imaging algorithm designed for volcanic regions, J. Volcanol. Geophys. Res., 277, 22-35, 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2014.03.009, 2014.

Peng, Z., Walter, J., Aster, R., Nyblade, A., Wiens, D., Anandakrishnan, S., Dynamically triggered icequakes in Antarctica, Nature Geoscience, 10.1038/ngeo2212, 2014.

MacCarthy, J.K., Aster, R., Dueker, K., Hansen, S., Schmandt, B., Karlstrom, K., High resolution upper mantle seismic tomography beneath the Colorado Rocky Mountains from CREST, EPSL, 402, 107-119, 2014.

Accardo, N., Wiens, D., Hernandez, S., Aster, R., Nyblade, A., Huerta, A., Anandakrishnan, S., Wilson, T., Heeszel, D., Upper mantle seismic anisotropy beneath the West Antarctic Rift System and surrounding region from shear wave splitting analysis, Geop. J. Int., 198, 414-429, 2014.

Hansen, S., Graw, J., Kenyon, L., Nyblade, A., Wiens, D., Aster, R., Huerta, A., Anandakrishnan, S., Wilson, T., Imaging the Antarctic mantle using adaptively parameterized P-wave tomography: Evidence for heterogeneous structure beneath West Antarctica, EPSL, 408, 66-78, 2014.

Condie, K., Davaille, A., Aster, R., Arndt, N., Upstairs-Downstairs: Supercontinents and large igneous provinces, are they related?, Int. Geol. Rev., 10.1080/00206814.2014.963170, 2014.

Chaput, J., Aster, R., Campillo, M., Roux, P., Kyle, P., Czoski, P., Seismic scattering equipartition at Erebus Volcano, Antarctica, from small icequakes: Implications for coda-based imaging at glaciated volcanoes, J. Geophys. Res., 10.1002/2014JB011278, 2014.

Emry, E., Nyblade, A., Julia, J., Anandakrishnan, S., Aster, R., Wiens, D., Huerta, A., Wilson, T., The mantle transition zone beneath West Antarctica: Seismic evidence for hydration and thermal upwellings, Geochem. Geophys. Geosys.,15, 10.1002/ 2014GC005588, 2014.

Anthony, R., Aster, R., Wiens, D., Nyblade, A., Anandakrishnan, S., Huerta, A., Winberry, J.P., Wilson, T., Rowe, C., The seismic noise environment of Antarctica, Seism. Res. Lett., 86, 10.1785/0220140109, January/February, 2015.

McNamara, D., Rubinstein, J., Myers, E., Smoczyk, G., Benz, H., Williams, R., Hayes, G., Wilson, D., Hermann, R., McMahon, N., Aster, R., Bergman, E., Holland, A., Earle, P., Efforts to monitor and characterize the recent increasing seismicity in central Oklahoma, The Leading Edge, 10.1190/tle34060628.1, June, 2015.

Benz, H., McMahon, N, Aster, R., McNamara, D.E., Harris, D., Hundreds of Earthquakes per Day: The 2014 Guthrie, Oklahoma earthquake sequence, Seism. Res. Lett., 8610.1785/0220150019, September/October 2015.

Aderhold, K., Anderson, K., Reusch, A., Pfeifer, M., Parker, T., Aster, R., Data quality of portable broadband seismometers using direct burial and vault emplacement, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am.,105, 10.1785/0120140352, 2015.

Bromirski, P., Diez, A., Gerstoft, P., Stephen, R., Bolmer, T., Wiens, D., Aster, R., Nyblade, A., Ross Ice Shelf Vibrations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, 10.1002/2015GL065284, 2015.

McNamara, D., Hayes, G., Benz, H., Williams, R., McMahon, N., Aster, R.C., Holland, A., Sickbert, T., Herrmann, R., Briggs, R., Smoczyk, G., Bergman, E., Earle, P., Reactivated faulting near Cushing Oklahoma: increased potential for a triggered earthquake in an area of United States strategic infrastructure, Geop. Res. Lett., 10.1002/2015GL064669, 2015.

Lloyd, A., Wiens, D., Nyblade, A., Anandakrishnan, S., Aster, R., Huerta, A., Wilson, T., Dalziel, I., Shore, P., Dapeng, Z, A seismic transect across West Antarctica: Evidence for mantle thermal anomalies beneath the Bentley Subglacial Trench and the Marie Byrd Land Dome, J. Geophys. Res., 10.1002/2015JB012455, 2015.

Ramirez, C., Nyblade, A., Hanse, S.E., Wiens, D., Anandakrishnan, S., Aster, R.C., Huerta, A., Short, P., Wilson, T., Crustal and upper mantle structure beneath ice-covered regions in Antarctica from S-wave receiver functions and implications for heat flow, Geophys. J. Int., 204, 1636-1648, 10.1093/gji/ggv542, 2016.

Ma, X., Sun, X., Wiens, D., Wen, L., Nyblade, A., Anandakrishnan, S., Aster, R., Huerta, A., Wilson, T., Strong seismic scatterers near the core-mantle boundary north of the Pacific Anomaly, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 10.1016/j.pepi.2016.01.007, 2016.

Diez, A., Bromirski, P., Gerstoft, P., Stephen, R., Anthony, R., Aster, R., Cai, C., Nyblade, A., Wiens, D., Ice shelf structure derived from dispersion curve analysis of ambient seismic noise, Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica, Geophys. J. Int., 10.1093/gji/ggw036, 2016.

Heeszel, D., Wiens, D., Nyblade, A., Aster, R., Huerta, A., Wilson, T., Kanao, M., An, M., Zhao, Y., Upper mantle structure of central and West Antarctica from array analysis of Rayleigh wave phase velocities, J. Geophys. Res., 10.1002/2015JB012616, 2016.

Condie, K., Aster, R., van Hunen, J., A great thermal divergence in the mantle beginning 2.5 Ga: Geochemical constraints from greenstone basalts and komatiites, Geoscience Frontiers, 10.1016/j.gsf.2016.01.006, 2016.

Anthony, R., Aster, R., McGrath, D., Links Between Atmosphere, Ocean, and Cryosphere from two Decades of Microseism Observations on the Antarctic Peninsula, J. Geophys. Res., 121, 10.1002/2016JF004098, 2017.

Bromirski, P.D., Chen, Z., Stephen, R.A., Gerstoft, P. Arcas, D., Diez, A., Wiens, D., Aster, R., Nyblade, A., Tsunami and infragravity waves impacting ice shelves, J. Geophys. Res.: Oceans, 10.1002/2017JC012913, 2017.

O’Donnell, J.P., Selway, K., Nyblade, A., Brazier, R., Wiens, D., Anandakrishnan, S., Aster, R.C., Huerta, A., Wilson, T., Winberry, J.P., The uppermost mantle velocity and viscosity structure of central West Antarctica, EPSL, 472, 38-49, 10.1016/j.epsl.2017.05.016, 2017.

McMahon, N., Aster, R.C., McNamara, D., Benz, H., Yeck, W., Spatio-temporal Evolution of the 2011 Prague, Oklahoma aftershock sequence revealed using subspace detection and relocation, Geo. Res. Let., 10.1002/2017GL072944, 2017.

Ramirez, C., Nyblade, A., Emry, E., Julia, J., Sun, X., Anandakrishnan, S., Wiens, D. A., Aster, R. C., Huerta, A. D., Winberry, P., Shore, P., Wilson, T., Crustal structure in the Transantarctic Mountains, Ellsworth Mountains and Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica: New constraints on shear wave velocities, Poisson’s ratios and Moho depths,  Geophys. J. Int., 10.1093/gji/ggx333, 2017.

Aster, R.C., Winberry, J.P., Glacial seismology, Reports on Progress in Physics10.1088/1361-6633/aa8473, 2017.

Gerstoft, P., Bromirski, P., Chen, Z., Stephen, R., Aster, R.C., Wiens, D., Nyblade, A., Tsunami excitation of the Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica, J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 141, 5, 2017.

Shen, W., Wiens, D., Stern, T., Anandakrishnan, S., Aster, R.C., Dalziel, I., Hansen, S., Heeszel, D., Huerta, A., Nyblade, A., Wilson, T., Winberry, J.P., Seismic evidence for lithospheric foundering beneath the southern Transantarctic Mountains, Geology, 10.1130/G39555.1, 2018.

Anthony, R., Aster, R.C., Rathburn, S., Ryan, S., Measuring mountain river discharge using seismographs emplaced within the hyporheic zone, J. Geophys. Res.: Earth Surface, 10.1002/2017JF004295, 2018.

Knox, H.A., Chaput, J, Aster, R.C., Kyle, P., Multi-year shallow conduit changes observed with lava lake eruption seismograms at Erebus volcano, Antarctica,  J. Geophys. Res.: Solid Earth, 10.1002/2017JB015045, 123, 4, 3178-3196,  2018.

Barletta, V., Bevis, M., Smith, B., Wilson, T., Brown, A., Bordoni, A., Willis, M., Khan, S., Rovira-Nararro, M., Smalley, B., Kendrick, E., Konfal, S., Caccamise, D., Aster, R.C., Nyblade, N., Wiens, D., Observed rapid bedrock uplift in Amundsen Sea Embayment promotes ice-sheet stability, Science,  360, no. 6395, p. 1335, 2018.

Bilek, S.L., Schmandt, B., Worthington, L.L., Aster, R.C., Finlay, T., Schmidt, J., The 2015 Sevilleta Socorro Magma Body Mixed-Mode Seismic Experiment, Seism. Res. Lett.10.1785/0220180070, 2018.

Phillips, E. H., Sims, K. W. W., Blichert-Toft, J., Aster, R. C., Gaetani, G. A., Kyle, P. R., Wallace, P. J., and Rasmussen, D. J., 2018, The nature and evolution of mantle upwelling at Ross Island, Antarctica, with implications for the source of HIMU lavas, Earth and Planetary Science Letters,  498, p. 38-53, 10.1016/j.epsl.2018.05.049, 2018.

Boggs, K.J.E., Aster, R.C.  Audet, P. Brunet, G. , Clowes, R.M., de Groot-Hedlin, C.D., Donovan, E., Eaton, D.W. , Elliott, J., Freymueller, J.T., Hedlin, M.A.H. , Hyndman, R.D., James, T., Kushner, P.J., Morell, K.D., Rowe, C.D., Schutt, D.L., Sideris, M.G., Ulmi, M., Vernon, F.L., West, N., EON-ROSE and the Canadian Cordillera Array – Building Bridges to Span Earth System Science in Canada, Geoscience Canada, 45, 2, 10.12789/geocanj.2018.45.136, 2018.

Shen, W., Wiens, D., Anandakrishnan, S., Aster, R.C., Gerstoft, P., Bromirski, P., Hansen, S., Dalziel, I., Heeszel, D., Huerta, A., Nyblade, A., Stephen, R., Wilson, T., Winberry, J.P., The crust and upper mantle structure of central and West Antarctica from Bayesian inversion of Rayleigh wave and receiver functions,  J. Geophys. Res.: Solid Earth, 10.1029/2017JB015346, 2018.

Chaput, J., Aster, R.C., McGrath, D., Baker, M., Anthony, R., Gerstoft, P., Bromirski, P., Nyblade, A., Stephen, R.A., Wiens, D., Das, S., Stevens, L., Near-surface environmentally forced changes in the Ross Ice Shelf observed with ambient seismic noise, Geophysical Research Letters, 10.1029/2018GL0796652018, 2018.

Ranasinghe, N.R., Worthington, L.L., Jiang, C., Schmandt, B., Finlay, T.S., Bilek, S.L., Aster, R.C., Upper crustal shear wave velocity structure of the south-central Rio Grande Rift above the Socorro magma body imaged with ambient noise by the large-N Sevilleta seismic array, Seism. Res. Lett.,10.1785/0220180074, 2018.

Chen, Z., Bromirski, P., Gerstoft, P., Stephen, R., Wiens, D., Aster, R., Nyblade, A., Ocean-Excited Plate Waves in the Ross and Pine Island Glacier Ice Shelves, J. Glaciology, 10.1017/jog.2018.66, 2018.

McMahon, N. D., Yeck, W. L., Stickney, M. C., Aster, R. C., Martens, H. R., and Benz, H. M., Spatiotemporal Analysis of the Foreshock–Mainshock–Aftershock Sequence of the 6 July 2017 Mw 5.8 Lincoln, Montana, Earthquake: Seismological Research Letters, 10.1785/0220180180, 2018.

 Papers in advanced preparation, review, or in press

White-Gaynor, A., Nyblade, A., Aster, R.C., Wiens, D., Bromirski, P., Gerstoft, P., Stephen, R., Hansen, S., Wilson, T., Dalziel, I. Huerta, A., Winberry, P., Anandakrishnan, S., Heterogeneous upper mantle structure beneath the Ross Sea Embayment and Marie Byrd Land, West Antarctica, revealed by P-wave tomography, in revision., EPSL, 2018.

Baker, M.G., Aster, R.C., Anthony, R., Chaput, J., Wiens, D., Nyblade, A., Bromirski, P., Stephen, R., Gerstoft, P., Seasonal and multiyear vibrational spectrum of the Ross Ice Shelf, in prep, 2018.

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