Publications

33. Yang, T., Gurnis, M. and Zhan, Z., 2017. Trench motion‐controlled slab morphology and stress variations: Implications for the isolated 2015 Bonin Islands deep earthquake. Geophysical Research Letters.

32. Yue, H., Castellanos, J.C., Yu, C., Meng, L. and Zhan, Z., 2017. Localized water reverberation phases and its impact on back‐projection images. Geophysical Research Letters.

31. Chen, X., Nakata, N., Pennington, C., Haffener, J., Chang, J.C., He, X., Zhan, Z., Ni, S. and Walter, J.I., 2017. The Pawnee earthquake as a result of the interplay among injection, faults and foreshocks. Scientific Reports, 7.

30. Chu, R., Ko, J.Y.T., Wei, S., Zhan, Z. and Helmberger, D., (2017). Lithospheric radial anisotropy beneath the Gulf of Mexico. Earth and Planet. Sci. Lett., 466, pp.43-52.

29. Zhan, Z., (2017). Gutenberg–Richter law for deep earthquakes revisited: Adual-mechanism hypothesisEarth Planet. Sci. Lett., 461, 1-7, DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2016.12.030 

28. Zhang, Q., G. Lin, Z. Zhan, X. Chen, Y. Qin, and S. Wdowinski (2017). Absence of remote earthquake triggering within the Coso and Salton Sea geothermal production fieldsGeophys. Res. Lett., 44, doi:10.1002/2016GL071964.

27. Jia, Z., S. Ni, R. Chu, and Z. Zhan (2016). Joint inversion for earthquake depths using local waveforms and amplitude spectra of Rayleigh waves, Pure and Applied Geophysics, DOI: 10.1007/s00024-016-1373-1.

26. Zhan, Z., H. Kanamori (2016). Recurring large deep earthquakes in Hindu Kush driven by a sinking slabGeophys. Res. Lett., DOI: 10.1002/2016GL069603

25. Ye, L., T. Lay, H. Kanamori, Z. Zhan, and Z. Duputel (2016). Diverse rupture processes in the 2015 Peru deep earthquake doublet, Science Advances, 2(6), doi: 10.1126/sciadv.1600581

24. Ye, L., T. Lay, Z. Zhan, H. Kanamori, and J.-L. Hao (2016). The isolated ~680 km deep 30 May 2015 Mw 7.9 Ogasawara (Bonin) Islands earthquakeEarth Planet. Sci. Lett., 433, 169-179, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2015.10.049.

23. Zhan, Z., P. Shearer, and H. Kanamori (2015). Supershear rupture in the 2013/05/24 Mw 6.7 Okhotsk deep earthquake: additional evidence from regional seismic stations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, doi: 10.1002/2015GL065446.

22. Zhan, Z., and P. Shearer (2015). Possible seasonality in large deep-focus earthquakes, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL065088. (Supplementary Material)

21. Zhan, Z., D. Helmberger, H. Kanamori, and P. Shearer (2014). Supershear rupture in a Mw 6.7 aftershock of the 2013 Sea of Okhotsk earthquake, Science, DOI: 10.1126/science.1252717

20. Riel, B., M. Simons, P. Agram, and Z. Zhan (2014). Detecting transient signals in geodetic time series using sparse estimation techniques, J. Geophys. Res., DOI: 10.1002/2014JB011077

19. Zhan, Z., D. Helmberger, and D. Li (2014). Imaging subducted slab structure beneath the Sea of Okhotsk with teleseismic waveforms, Phys. Earth Planet. In., 232, 30-35.

18. Zhan, Z., V. C. Tsai, J. Jackson, and D. Helmberger (2014). Ambient noise correlation on the Amery Ice Shelf, East Antarctica, Geophys. J. Int., 196, 1796-1802.

17. Zhan, Z., H. Kanamori, V. C. Tsai, D. Helmberger, and S. Wei (2014). Rupture complexity of the 1994 Bolivia and 2013 Sea of Okhotsk deep earthquakes, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 385, 89-96.

16. Wei, S., D. Helmberger, Z. Zhan, and R. Graves (2013). Rupture complexity of the Mw 8.3 Sea of Okhotsk earthquake: Rapid triggering of complementary earthquakes? Geophys. Res. Lett., 40(1-6).

15. Zhan, Z., V. C. Tsai, and R. W. Clayton (2013). Spurious velocity changes caused by temporal variations in ambient noise frequency content, Geophys. J. Int., 194(3). 1574-1581.

14. Lin, F.-C., V. C. Tsai, B. Schmandt, Z. Duputel, and Z. Zhan (2013). Extracting seismic core phases with array interferometry, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40(6). 1049-1053.

13. Nemati, M., J. Hollingsworth, Z. Zhan, M. J. Bolourchi, and M. Talebian (2013). Microseismicity and seismotectonics of the South Caspian Lowlands, NE Iran, Geophys. J. Int., 193(3). 1053-1070.

12. Ma, Y., R. W. Clayton, V. Tsai, and Z. Zhan (2013). Locating a scatterer in the active volcanic area of Southern Peru from ambient noise cross-correlation, Geophys. J. Int., 192(3). 1332-1341.

11. Zhan, Z., D. Helmberger, M. Simons, H. Kanamori, W. Wu, N. Cubas, Z. Duputel, R. Chu, V. C. Tsai, J.-P. Avouac, K. W. Hudnut, S. Ni, E. Hetland, and F.H.O. Culaciati (2012). Anomalously steep dips of earthquakes in the 2011 Tohoku-Oki source region and possible explanations, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 353-354, 121-133.

10. Wei, S., Z. Zhan, Y. Tan, S. Ni and D. Helmberger (2012). Locating earthquakes with surface waves and centroid moment tensor estimation, J. Geophys. Res., 117, B04309.

9. Zhan, Z., B. Jin, S. Wei, and R. W. Graves (2011). Coulomb stress change sensitivity due to variability in mainshock source models and receiving fault parameters: a case study of the 2010-2011 Christchurch, New Zealand earthquakes, Seismo. Res. Lett., 82(6). 800-814.

8. Chu, R., S. Wei, D. V. Helmberger, Z. Zhan, L. Zhu, and H. Kanamori (2011). Initiation of the great Mw 9.0 Tohoku-Oki earthquake, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 308(3-4). 277-283.

7. Zhan, Z., S. Wei, S. Ni, and D. Helmberger (2011). Earthquake centroid locations using calibration from ambient seismic noise, Bull. Seismo. Soc. Am., 101(3). 1438-1445.

6. Xie, J., X. Zeng, W. Chen, and Z. Zhan (2011). Comparison of ground truth location of earthquake from InSAR and from ambient seismic noise: A case study of the 1998 Zhangbei earthquake, Earthquake Science, 24, 239-247.

5. Zeng, X., Z. Zhan, and Y. Zheng (2011). Estimated Green's function extracted from superconducting gravimeters and seismometers, Earthquake Science, 24, 143-150.

4. Zhan, Z., S. Ni (2010). Stationary phase approximation in the ambient noise method revisited, Earthquake Science, 23 (5). 425-431.

3. Luo, Y., Y. Tan, S. Wei, D. Helmberger, Z. Zhan, S. Ni, E. Hauksson, and Y. Chen (2010). Source mechanism and rupture directivity of the May 18, 2009 Mw 4.6 Inglewood, California earthquake, Bull. Seismo. Soc. Am., 100 (6). 3269-3277.

2. Zhan, Z., S. Ni, D. Helmberger and R. W. Clayton (2010). Retrieval of Moho-reflected shear wave arrivals from ambient seismic noise, Geophys. J. Int., 182 (1). 408-420.

 1. Zhan, Z., and C. Chen (2006). Estimates of Europa's ice shell thickness and strain rate from flanking cracks and bulge along Ridge R, Sci. China Ser. G, 49 (6). 748-756.

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