Recent Publications

Written by Administrator on Tuesday, 16 November 2010 11:09.

Recent publications by Earth Consultants International members are listed below. 

Madden Madugo, C., Dolan, J.F., and Hartleb, R.D., in review, New paleoearthquake ages from the western Garlock fault:  Implications for regional earthquake occurrence in southern California:  Manuscript submitted to the Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, November 2011.

Gath, E.M. and Gonzalez, T., 2011, Three-dimensional investigation of the AD 1621 Pedro Miguel fault rupture for design of the Panama Canal’s Borinquen Dam: 2nd INQUA-IGCP-567 International Workshop on Active Tectonics, Earthquake Geology, Archaeology and Engineering, Corinth, Greece, 4p.

Gath, E., González, T., and Rockwell, T., 2011, Quantification of Coseismic Fault Rupture Through the Panamá Canal Expansion Project’s Borinquén Dam; in Pina, C., Portela, E., and Gomes, J.P., (editors), Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Dam Engineers: Laboratório Nacional de Engenharia Civil, Lisbon, Portugal, 15-17 February 2011, pp. 485-498, ISBN: 978-981-08-7896-2.

Gonzalez, T., 2011, Tsunami and Storm Surges:  Similarities and Differences:  AEG NEWS (a publication of the Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists), Vol. 54, No. 2, pp. 15-17.

Verdugo, D., Gonzalez, T., and Gath, E., 2011, Seismotectonics of Japan’s subduction zones: Association of Engineering Geologists, AEG NEWS (a publication of the Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists), Vol. 54, No. 2, pp. 20-22.

Rockwell, T., Gath, E., Gonzalez, T., Madden, C., Verdugo, D., Lippincott, C., Dawson, T., Owen, L.A., Fuchs, M., Cadena, A., Williams, P., Weldon, E., and Franceschi, P., 2010, Neotectonics and Paleoseismology of the Limón and Pedro Miguel Faults in Panamá: Earthquake Hazard to the Panamá Canal:  Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, Vol. 100, No. 6 (December issue), doi: 10.1785/0120090342. For a copy of this article, click here.

Gath, E., 2010, The San Gabriel Fault:  A Summary of its Structural History and Neotectonics; in Saint, P., Herzberg, M., and Zaprianoff, B., (editors), Geology and Hydrology of the San Gabriel Mountains:  South Coast Geological Society Field Trip Guidebook, No. 36, pp. 157-168.

Rockwell, T.K., Bennet, R.A., Gath, E., and Franceschi, P., 2010, Unhinging an Indenter:  A New Tectonic Model for the Internal Deformation of Panama:  Tectonics, Vol. 29, No. 4, TC4027, doi: 10.1029/2009TC002571.  For a copy of this publication, click here.

Rockwell, T., Fonseca, J., Madden, C., Dawson, T., Owen, L.A., Vilanova, S., and Figueiredo, P., 2009, Paleoseismology of the Vilarica Segment of the Manteigas-Braganca Fault in northeastern Portugal; in Reicherter, K., Michetti, A.M., and Silva, P.G., (editors), Paleoseismology:  Historical and Prehistorical Records of Earthquake Ground Effects for Seismic Hazard Assessment:  The Geological Society, London, Special Publications, Vol. 316, pp. 237-258.   For a copy of this publication, click here.

Gath, E.M. and Rockwell, T.K., 2009, Coseismic offset of the Camino de Cruces confirms the Pedro Miguel fault as the cause of the AD 1621 Panama Viejo earthquake; in Pérez-Lopez, R., Grützner, C., Lario, J., Reicherter, K, & Silva, P.G. (eds), Archeeoseismology and Palaeoseismology in the Alpine-Himalayan Collisional Zone: 1st INQUA-IGCP-567 International Workshop on Earthquake Archaeology and Palaeoseismology, Baelo Claudia (Cádiz), Spain, Abstracts Volume, pp. 32-34.  For a link to this paper, click here (3.2Mb PDF).