Ongoing research in Neotectonic and Volcanic Processes

University of Texas at Arlington Department of Earth and Env. Sciences

Selected Publications (2005-2013)

Smith, A.L., M.J. Roobol, G.S. Mattioli, J.H. Schellekens, G. Daly, J.E. Fryxell, and L. Fernandez, 2013, Geological evolution of Dominica, Lesser Antilles, Geol. Soc. of America, Special Papers 496, doi: 10.1130/2013.2496(02).

Braun, J.J., G.S. Mattioli, E. Calais, D. Carlson, T. Dixon, M. Jackson, R. Kursinski, H. Mora-Paez, M.M. Miller, R. Pandya, R. Robertson, and G. Wang, 2012, Multi-Disciplinary Natural Hazards Research Initiative Begins Across the Caribbean Basin, EOS transactions, American Geophysical Union, 93, 9, doi:10.1029/2012EO090001, 2012.

Foroozan, R., D. Elsworth, B. Voight, and G.S. Mattioli, 2011, Magmatic-Metering Controls the Stopping and Restarting of Eruptions, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L05306, doi:10.1029/2010GL046591.

Calais, E., A. Freed, G. Mattioli, F. Amelung, S. Jónsson, P. Jansma, S.-H. Hong, T. Dixon, C. Prépetit, and R. Momplaisir, 2010, The January 12, 2010, Mw 7.0 earthquake in Haiti: context and mechanism from an integrated geodetic study, Nature Geosciences, PUBLISHED ONLINE: 24 OCTOBER 2010 | DOI: 10.1038/NGEO992.

Mattioli, G.S., R.A. Herd, M.H. Strutt, G. Ryan, C. Widiwijayanti, and B. Voight, 2010, Long term surface deformation of Soufriere Hills Volcano, Montserrat from GPS geodesy: inferences from simple elastic inverse models, Geophys. Res. Letters, Special Section on Montserrat, 37, L00E13, doi:10.1029/2009GL042268.

Voight, B., C. Widiwijayanti, G.S. Mattioli, D. Elsworth, and D. Hidayat, 2010, Magma sponge hypothesis and stratovolcanoes: the case for a compressible reservoir and quasi-steady deep influx at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. Geophys. Res. Lett., Special Section on Montserrat, 37, L00E05, doi:10.1029/2009GL041732.

Dautermann, T., E. Calais, and G.S. Mattioli, 2009, GPS detection and energy estimation of the ionospheric wave caused by the July 13th, 2003 explosion of the Soufrière Hills volcano, Montserrat, J. Geophys. Res., 114, B02202, doi: 10.1029/2008JB005722.

LaFemina, P., T.H. Dixon, R. Govers, E. Norabuena, H.L. Turner, A. Saballos, G.S. Mattioli, M. Protti, and W. Strauch, 2009, Forearc motion and Cocos Ridge collision in Central America, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems (G3), Volume 10, Number 5, doi: 10.1029/2008GC002181.

Elsworth, D., G.S. Mattioli, J. Taron, and B. Voight, 2008, Implications of magma transfer between multiple reservoirs on eruption cycling, Science 10 October 2008 322: 246-248, doi: 10.1126/science.1161297.

Manaker, D.M., Calais, E., Freed, A., Tabrez Ali, S., Mattioli, G.S., Jansma, P.E., Prépetit, C., de Chabalier, J.-B., 2008, Plate coupling and strain partitioning in the Northeastern Caribbean, Geophys. J. International Volume 174, Issue 3, Pages: 889-903.

Mattioli, G.S., A.T. Linde, I. S. Sacks, P. Watts, C. Widiwijayanti, S..R Young, B. Voight, D. Hidayat, D. Elsworth, P.E. Malin, E. Shalev, E. Van Boskirk, W. Johnston, R.S.J. Sparks, J. Neuberg, V. Bass, P. Dunkley, R. Herd, T. Syers, P. Williams, and D. Williams, 2007, Unique and remarkable strainmeter measurements of pyroclastic flow-generated tsunami, Geology 35 (1), 25-28, doi: 10.1130/G22931A.1.

Turner, H.L., P. LaFemina, A. Saballos, G.S. Mattioli, P.E. Jansma, and T. Dixon, 2007, Kinematics of the Nicaraguan forearc from GPS geodesy, Geophy. Research Lett. 34, L02302, doi: 10.1029/2006GL027586.

DeMets, C., G.S. Mattioli, P. Jansma, R. Rogers, C. Tenorios, H.L. Turner, 2007, Present motion and deformation of the Caribbean plate: constraints from new GPS geodetic measurements from Honduras and Nicaragua, in Mann, P., ed. “Geologic and Tectonic Development of the Caribbean Plate in Northern Central America”: Geological Society of America Special Paper 428, p. 21-36, doi:10.1130/2007.2428(02).

Smith, A.L., M.J. Roobol, J.H. Schellekens, and G.S. Mattioli, 2007, Pre-historic stratigraphy of the Soufriere Hills-South Soufriere Hills volcanic complex, Montserrat,
West Indies, Journal of Geology 115, 115-127.

Wadge, G., Mattioli, G.S., and R. Herd, 2006, Ground deformation at Soufriere Hills, Montserrat during 1998-2000 measured by radar interferometry and GPS, J. Volc. and Geotherm. Res. 152, p. 157-173.

Voight, B., A.T. Linde, I.S. Sacks, G.S., Mattioli, R.S.J. Sparks, D. Elsworth, D. Hidayat, P.E. Malin, E. Shalev, C. Widiwijayanti, S.R. Young, V. Bass, A.B. Clarke, P. Dunkley, W. Johnston, N. McWhorter, J. Neuberg, and P. Williams, 2006, Unprecedented pressure increase in deep magma reservoir triggered by lava-dome collapse, Geophysical Research Letters 33, doi: 10.1029/2005GL024870.

Calais, E., Mattioli, G.S., DeMets, C., Nocquet, J.M., Stein, S., Newman, A., and P. Rydelek, 2005, Tectonic strain in plate interiors? Comment on “Space geodetic evidence for rapid strain rates in the New Madrid seismic zone of the central USA by Smalley et al., 2005, Nature,” Nature 438, p. E9-10, doi: 10.1038/nature04428.

Jansma, P.E., and G. S. Mattioli, 2005, GPS results from Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands: Constraints on tectonic setting and rates of active faulting, in Mann, P., ed., “Active tectonics and seismic hazards of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and offshore areas”: Geological Society of America, Special Paper 385, p. 13-30, doi: 10.1130/08137-2385-X.13

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