Prof. Gillian R. Foulger

home | biographical sketch | research | MantlePlumes.org | media | publications | meeting abstracts | teaching | research staff & students | NEGS | email

Publications

2020

  • Geoffroy, L., L. Gernigon and G.R. Foulger, Linear magnetic anomalies and the restricted extent of oceanic crust in oceans, In Eds. G.R. Foulger, D.M. Jurdy, C.A. Stein, L.C. Hamilton, K. Howard and S. Stein, In the Footsteps of Warren B. Hamilton: New Ideas in Earth Science, Geol. Soc. Am. Special Paper, submitted.
  • Foulger, G.R., 2021. The Plate Theory for Volcanism. In: D. Alderton and S.A. Elias (Editors), Encyclopedia of Geology (Second Edition). Academic Press, Oxford, pp. 879-890.
  • Foulger, G.R., L Gernigon and L. Geoffroy, Icelandia, In Eds. G.R. Foulger, D.M. Jurdy, C.A. Stein, L.C. Hamilton, K. Howard and S. Stein, In the Footsteps of Warren B. Hamilton: New Ideas in Earth Science, Geol. Soc. Am. Special Paper, in press.
  • Julian, B.R., G.R. Foulger and M. Wilson, Tides, microearthquakes, and micromoonquakes, In Eds. G.R. Foulger, D.M. Jurdy, C.A. Stein, L.C. Hamilton, K. Howard and S. Stein, In the Footsteps of Warren B. Hamilton: New Ideas in Earth Science, Geol. Soc. Am. Special Paper, submitted.
  • Wilson, M.P., G.R. Foulger, C. Saville, S. Graham and B. Julian, Earthquake weather and climate change: should we stress about the forecast? In Eds. G.R. Foulger, D.M. Jurdy, C.A. Stein, L.C. Hamilton, K. Howard and S. Stein, In the Footsteps of Warren B. Hamilton: New Ideas in Earth Science, Geol. Soc. Am. Special Paper, in press.
  • Geoffroy, L., Guan, H., Gernigon, L., Foulger, G.R and Werner, P., The extent of continental material in oceans: C-Blocks and the Laxmi Basin example, Geophys. J. Int., 222: 1471-1479.
  • Foulger, G.R., C. Schiffer, and A.L. Peace, A New Paradigm for the North Atlantic Realm, Earth-Science Reviews, 206, 103038.
  • Foulger, G.R., A. G. Doré, D. Franke, L. Geoffroy, L. Gernigon, M. Hole, A. Höskuldsson, B.R. Julian, N. Kusznir, F. Martinez, J.H. Natland, A. Peace, K.D. Petersen, C. Schiffer, R. Stephenson, and M.S. Stoker, The Iceland Microcontinent and a continental Greenland-Iceland-Faroe Ridge, Earth-Science Reviews, 206, 102926.
  • Gernigon, L., Franke, D., Geoffroy, L., Schiffer, C., Foulger, G.R. & Stoker, M., Crustal fragmentation, magmatism, and the diachronous breakup of the Norwegian-Greenland Sea, Earth-Science Reviews, 206, 102839.
  • Peace, A., J.J.J. Phethean, D. Franke, A.G. Doré, G.R. Foulger, N. Kusznir, G. McHone, S. Rocchi, C. Schiffer & M. Schnabel & J.K. Welford, A review of Pangaea dispersal and Large Igneous Provinces – in search of a causative mechanism, Earth-Science Reviews, 206, 102902.
  • Schiffer, C., Doré, A.G., Foulger, G.R., Franke, D., Geoffroy, L., Gernigon, L., Holdsworth, B., Kusznir, N., Lundin, E., McCaffrey, K., Peace, A.L., Petersen, K.D., Phillips, T.B., Stephenson, R., Stoker, M.S. and Welford, J.K., 2020. Structural inheritance in the North Atlantic. Earth-Science Reviews, 206: 102975, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.earscirev.2019.102975.

2019

  • Gluyas, J.G., Wilson, M.P. and G.R. Foulger, Induced earthquakes in petroleum operations, submitted to Encyclopedia of Petroleum Geoscience, Earth Science Series, Ed. Rasoul Sorkhabi, Springer.
  • Comin-Chiaramonti, P. and G.R. Foulger, Western Gondwana: the genesis of magmas and the role of mantle plumes, submitted to Open Journal of Geology Special Issue in honor of Lalou Gwalani.
  • Hamilton, L.C., G.R. Foulger, S.R. Hamilton, K.A. Howard & S.A. Stein, Memorial to Warren B. Hamilton, 1925-2018, Geological Society of America Memorials, 48, March 2019.
  • Julian, B.R., G.R. Foulger, N. Mhana, C. Nunn, A. Sabin and D. Meade, Time-dependence of seismic wave speeds in volcanic and geothermal systems, Proceedings, 43rd Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering Stanford University, Stanford, California, February 11-13, 2019 SGP-TR-214

2018

2017

2016

2015

Book: Foulger, G.R., M. Lustrino & S.D. King (Eds.) The Interdisciplinary Earth: A volume in honor of Don L. Anderson, GSA Special Paper SPE514, American Geophysical Union Special Publication 71, 366 pp, 2015.

  • Julian, B.R. & G.R. Foulger, Don Lynn Anderson–an obituary, Physics Today, 68(11), 61, 2015.
  • Foulger, G.R., M. Lustrino & S.D. King, Preface, in Foulger, G.R., M. Lustrino & S.D. King (Eds.) The Interdisciplinary Earth: A volume in honor of Don L. Anderson, GSA Special Paper SPE514, American Geophysical Union Special Publication 71, 366 pp, 2015
  • Wilson, M., Davies, R, Foulger, G.R., Julian, B.R., Styles, P., Gluyas, J., Almond, S., Anthropogenic earthquakes in the UK and the implications for the exploitation of shale reservoirs, Mar. Pet. Geol., 68, 1-17, 2015.
  • Foulger, G. R., G. F. Panza, I. M. Artemieva, I. D. Bastow, F. Cammarano, C. Doglioni, J. R. Evans, W. B. Hamilton, B. R. Julian, M. Lustrino, H. Thybo, and T. B. Yanovskaya, What lies deep in the mantle below?Eos, 96, doi:10.1029/2015EO034319, 25 August 2015.
  • Foulger, G.R., R.L. Christiansen and D.L. Anderson, The Yellowstone ‘hot spot’ track results from migrating Basin Range extension, In: The Interdisciplinary Earth: A volume in honor of Don L. Anderson, Eds. Foulger, G.R., Lustrino, M., King, S.D., GSA Special Paper SPE514, American Geophysical Union Special Publication 71, pp 215-238, 2015.
  • Julian, B.R., G.R. Foulger, O. Hatfield, S.E. Jackson, E. Simpson, J. Einbeck and A. Moore, Hotspots in Hindsight, In: The Interdisciplinary Earth: A volume in honor of Don L. Anderson, Eds. Foulger, G.R., Lustrino, M., King, S.D., GSA Special Paper SPE514, American Geophysical Union Special Publication 71, pp 105-122, 2015.
  • Julian, B.R., G.R. Foulger, A. Sabin, N. Mhana, TOMO4D: Temporal Changes in Reservoir Structure at Geothermal Areas, Proceedings, World Geothermal Congress, Melbourne, Australia, 19-25 April, 2015.

2014

  • Foulger, G.R., B.R. Julian. Non-double-couple earthquakes, in Encyclopedia of Earthquake Engineering, edited by M. Beer, A. I. Kougioumtzoglou, E. Patelli and S.-K. I. Au, pp. 1-31, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2014.
  • Foulger, G.R., B.R. Julian, Maximizing EGS earthquake location accuracies,Proceedings, Thirty-Ninth Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering Stanford University, Stanford, California, February 24-26, 2014, SGP-TR-202.

2013

2012

2011

2010

Book: Foulger, G.R., Plates vs Plumes: A Geological Controversy, Wiley-Blackwell, ISBN 978-1-4443-3679-5, pp xi+328, 2010.

2009

2008

2007

Book: Foulger, G.R. and D.M. Jurdy (Eds.), Plates, Plumes, and Planetary Processes, Geol. Soc. Am. Special Paper 430, 998+x pp, 2007.

2006

2005

Book: Foulger, G.R., J.H. Natland, D.C. Presnall and D.L. Anderson (Eds.), Plates, Plumes, and Paradigms, Geol. Soc. Am. Special Paper 388, pp. 881+xi, 2005.

2004

2003

2002

2001

2000

1999

1998

  • Foulger, G.R. and M.A. Hofton, Regional vertical motion in Iceland 1987-1992, determined using GPS surveying, in: Coastal Tectonics, I.S. Stewart and C. Vita-Finzi (Eds.), Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 146, 165-178, 1998
  • Miller, A.D., G.R. Foulger and B.R. Julian, Non-double-couple earthquakes 2. Observations, Rev. Geophys., 36, 551-568, 1998
  • Julian, B.R., A.D. Miller and G.R. Foulger, Non-double-couple earthquakes 1. Theory, Rev. Geophys., 36, 525-549, 1998
  • Foulger, G.R., P.E. Malin, E. Shalev, B.R. Julian and D.P. Hill, Seismic monitoring and activity increase in California caldera, EOS Trans. AGU, 79, 357-363, 1998
  • Miller, A.D., B.R. Julian and G.R. Foulger, Three-dimensional structure and moment tensors of non-double-couple earthquakes at the Hengill-Grensdalur volcanic complex, Iceland, Geophys. J. Int., 133, 309-325, 1998
  • Foulger, G.R., B.R. Julian, D.P. Hill, G. Sharer, L.E. Foulger, R. Perlroth, N. Dotson, A.M. Pitt and E. Brodsky, A microearthquake survey of the Mammoth Mountain area, Long Valley caldera, California, summer 1997, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report OF 98-236, 1998
  • Julian, B.R., A.M. Pitt and G.R. Foulger, Seismic image of a CO2 reservoir beneath a seismically active volcano, Geophys. J. Int., 133, 7-10, 1998
  • Longair, M.S., K.A. Whaler, M.J. Penston, D.E. Osterbrock, P.A. Wayman, A. Blain, G. Foulger, G.Q.G. Stanley, R.W. Hilditch, S. Goodwin and S. Lynden-Bell, Meeting of the Royal Astronomical Society, Friday 1997 October 10 at 16(h)00(m) in the Scientific Societies' Lecture Theatre, Savile Row, Observatory, 118, 1143, 49-62, 1998

1997

1996

1995

1994

  • Jahn, C-H., G. Seeber, G.R. Foulger and P. Einarsson, GPS epoch measurements spanning the mid-Atlantic plate boundary in northern Iceland 1987-1990, in Gravimetry and Space Techniques Applied to Geodynamics and Ocean Dynamics, Geophysical Monograph 82, IUGG, 17, 109-123, 1994
  • Arnott, S.K. and G.R. Foulger, The Krafla spreading segment, Iceland : 2. The accretionary stress cycle and non-shear earthquake focal mechanisms, J. Geophys. Res., 99, 23,826-23,842, 1994
  • Arnott, S.K. and G.R. Foulger, The Krafla spreading segment, Iceland: 1. Three dimensional crustal structure and the spatial and temporal distribution of local earthquakes, J. Geophys. Res., 99, 23,801-23,826, 1994
  • Foulger, G.R., M.A. Hofton, B.R. Julian, C.-H. Jahn and G. Seeber, Regional post-dyking deformation in N.E. Iceland: A third epoch of GPS measurements in 1992, J. Geod. Soc. Japan Spec. Issue, 99-105, 1994
  • Foulger, G.R., The 1992 Basin & Range Province GPS survey: 3. Data processing and results, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report OF 92-287, pp 39+ii, 1994
  • Foulger, G.R., The 1992 Basin & Range Province GPS survey: 2. The field survey, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report OF 92-286, pp 21+i, 1994
  • Julian, B.R. and G.R. Foulger, The 1992 Basin & Range Province GPS survey: 1. Point descriptions, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report OF 92-285, pp 79+ii, 1994

1993

  • Heki, K., G.R. Foulger, O. Alp and M. Ergun, The 1989 GPS Campaign in SW Turkey: Data analysis, in: Permanent Satellite Tracking Networks for Geodesy and Geodynamics, Proceedings of the Int. Assoc. Geod. Symposia 109, Vienna, Austria, Aug. 11-24, 1991, G.L. Mader (Ed.), Springer Verlag, New York, 131-140, 1993
  • Julian, B.R., A.D. Miller and G.R. Foulger, Non-shear focal mechanisms of earthquakes at The Geysers, CA., and Hengill, Iceland, geothermal areas, Trans. Geotherm. Res. Council, 17, 123-128, 1993
  • Julian, B.R., A. Prisk, G.R. Foulger and J.R. Evans, Three-dimensional images of geothermal systems: Local earthquake P-wave velocity tomography at the Hengill and Krafla geothermal areas, Iceland, and The Geysers, CA., Trans. Geotherm. Res. Council, 17, 113-121, 1993
  • Heki, K., G.R. Foulger, B.R. Julian and C.-H. Jahn, Plate dynamics near divergent boundaries: Geophysical implications of post-tectonic crustal deformation in NE Iceland detected using the Global Positioning System, J. Geophys. Res., 98, 14,279-14,297, 1993
  • Foulger, G.R., G. Beutler, R. Bilham, P. Einarsson, S. Fankhauser, W. Gurtner, U. Hugentobler, W.J. Morgan, M. Rothacher, G. Thorbergsson and U. Wild, The Iceland 1986 GPS geodetic survey: Tectonic goals and data processing results, Bull. Geodetica, 67, 148-172, 1993
  • Foulger, G.R. and S.K. Arnott, Local Tomography: volcanoes and the accretionary plate boundary in Iceland, Seismic Tomography: Theory and Practice, H.M. Iyer and K. Hirahara (Eds.), Chapman and Hall, 644-675, 1993
  • Foulger, G.R. and B.R. Julian, Non-double-couple earthquakes at the Hengill-Grensdalur volcanic complex, Iceland: Are they artifacts of crustal heterogeneity?, Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., 83, 38-52, 1993

1992

  • Foulger, G.R. and R.E. Long, Non-double couple earthquake focal mechanisms and the accretionary tectonic cycle, in: Volcanic Seismology, IAVCEI Proceedings in Volcanology 3, P. Gasparini, R. Scarpa and K. Aki (Eds.), Springer-Verlag, 223-234, 1992
  • Foulger, G.R., C.-H Jahn, G. Seeber, P. Einarsson, B.R. Julian and K. Heki, Post rifting stress relaxation at the accretionary plate boundary in Iceland, measured using the Global Positioning System, Nature, 358, 488-490, 1992
  • Cameron, B.R., F.S. Cranmer and G.R. Foulger, Shallow structures beneath Heimaey and Surtsey from local gravity data, Surtsey Research Progress Report X, 79-92, 1992

1990

  • Salk, M., G.R. Foulger, M. Ergün and G. Cifci, A GPS geodetic survey of southwest Turkey, Jeofizik, 4, 49-52, 1990

1989

1988

1987

  • Foulger, G., R. Bilham, W.J. Morgan and P. Einarsson, The Iceland GPS geodetic field campaign l986, EOS, 68, 1809-1818, 1987
  • Foulger, G.R., A GPS survey of Iceland and the north-Atlantic, Geophys. J. Royal astr. Soc., 89, 465, 1987

1984

1983

  • Foulger, G.R., Seismicity of the Hengill geothermal area, Iceland, Geophys. J. Royal astr. Soc., 73, 299, 1983

1982

1981

  • Einarsson, P., S. Bjornsson, G. Foulger, R. Stefansson and T. Skaftadottir, Seismicity pattern in the South Iceland seismic zone, Earthquake prediction - An International Review, Maurice Ewing, series 4, 141-151, 1981

1980

  • Foulger, G. and P. Einarsson, Recent earthquakes in the Hengill-Hellisheidi area in S.W. Iceland, J. Geophysics, 47, 171-175, 1980

last update 22nd February, 2017