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References - San Andreas Fault Zone Observatory at Depth

  

San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth (SAFOD) and SAFOD Pilot Hole, 2004 through June 1, 2010 (not including abstracts)

2011

Becken, M., Ritter, O., Bedrosian, P.A., Weckmann, U. (2011):
Correlation between deep fluids, tremor and creep along the central San Andreas fault.
Nature 480:87-90, doi:10.1038/nature10609. 

Lockner, D.A., Morrow, C., Moore, D., Hickman, S. (2011):
Low strength of deep San Andreas fault gouge from SAFOD core.
Nature Letter (23 March 2011), doi:10.1038/nature09927. 

Weymer, B., Firth, J., Rumford, P., Chester, F., Chester, J., Lockner, D. (2011):
SAFOD Phase III Core Sampling and Data Management at the Gulf Coast Repository.
Scientific Drilling, 11:48-50, doi:10.2204/iodp.sd.11.06.2011.

Zoback, M., Hickman, S., Ellsworth, W., and the SAFOD Science Team (2011):
Scientific Drilling Into the San Andreas Fault Zone -An Overview of SAFOD's First Five Years.
Scientific Drilling, 11:14-28, doi:10.2204/iodp.sd.11.02.2011.

2010

Janssen, C., R. Wirth, E. Rybacki, R. Naumann, H. Kemnitz, H.-R. Wenk, and G. Dresen (2010):
Amorphous material in SAFOD core samples (San Andreas Fault): Evidence for crush origin pseudotachelytes?
Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L01303, doi: 10.1029/2009GL040993, 2010.

Schleicher, A.M., B.A. van der Pluijm, and L.N. Warr (2010):
Nanocoatings of clay and creep of the San Andreas fault at Parkfield, California.
Geology, 38, 667-670, doi: 10.1130/G31091.1.

Wenk, H.R., W. Kanitpanyacharoen and M. Voltolini (2010):
Preferred orientation of phyllosilicates: Comparison of fault gouge, shale and schist.
J. Struct. Geol., 32, 478-489.

Zoback, M., S. Hickman, and W. Ellsworth (2010):
Scientific drilling into the San Andreas fault zone.
Eos Trans. AGU, 91(22), 197-199.


2009

Carpenter, B. M., C. Marone, and D. Shaffer (2009):
Frictional behavior of materials in the 3D SAFOD volume.
Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L05302, doi: 10.1029/2008GL036660.

Draper-Springer, S., J. P. Evans, J. I. Garver, D. Kirschner, and S. U. Janecke (2009):
Arkosic rocks from the San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth (SAFOD) borehole, central California: Implications for the structure and tectonics of the San Andreas fault zone.
Lithosphere, 1, 206-226, doi: 10.1130/L13.1.

Fulton, P.M., and D.M. Saffer, D.M. (2009):
Effect of thermal refraction on heat flow near the San Andreas Fault, Parkfield, California.
J. Geophys. Res., 114, B06408, doi: 10.1029/2008JB005796.

McGarr, A., M. Boettcher, J. B. Fletcher, R. Sell, and M. J. S. Johnston (2009):
Broadband records of earthquakes in deep gold mines and a comparison with results from SAFOD, California.
Bull. Seis. Soc. Am., 99, 2815-2824, doi: 10.1785/0120080336.

Schleicher, A. M., L. N. Warr, and B. A. van der Pluijm (2009):
On the origin of mixed-layer clay minerals from the San Andreas Fault at 2.5-3 km vertical depth (SAFOD drillhole at Parkfield, California)
Contrib. Mineral. Petrol., 157, 173-187.

Schleicher, A. M., S. N. Tourscher, B. A. van der Pluijm, and L. N. Warr (2009):
Constraints on mineralization, fluid-rock interaction, and mass transfer during faulting at 2-3 km depth from the SAFOD drill hole.
J. Geophys. Res., 114, B04202, doi: 10.1029/2007JB006092.

Tembe, S., D. Lockner, and T. Wong (2009):
Constraints on the stress state of the San Andreas Fault with analysis based on core and cuttings from San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth (SAFOD) drilling phases 1 and 2.
J. Geophys. Res., 114, B11401, doi:10.1029/2008JB005883.

Zhang, H., C. Thurber, and P. Bedrosian (2009):
Joint inversion for Vp, Vs, Vp/Vs at SAFOD, Parkfield, California.
Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 10, 11, doi: 10.1029/2009GC002709.

Zhang, H., P. Wang, R. D. van der Hilst, M. N. Toksoz, C. Thurber, and L. Zhu (2009):
Three dimensional passive seismic waveform imaging around the SAFOD site, California using the generalized Radon transform.
Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, 23, doi: 10.1029/2009GL040372.


2008

Becken, M.; Ritter, O.; Park, S.K.; Bedrosian, P.A.; Weckmann, U.; Weber, M. (2008):
A deep crustal fluid channel into the San Andreas Fault system near Parkfield, California.
Geophys. J. Int., 173, 718-732.

Bennington, N., C. Thurber, and S. Roecker (2008):
Three-dimensional seismic attenuation structure around the SAFOD site, Parfield, California.
Bull. Seis. Soc. Am., 98, 2934-2947, doi 10.1785/0120080175.

Li, Yong-Gang; Malin, Peter E (2008):
San Andreas Fault damage at SAFOD viewed with fault-guided waves.
Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, no. 8, L08304.

Niu, F., P. G. Silver, T. M. Daley, X. Cheng, and E. L. Majer (2008):
Preseismic velocity changes observed from active source monitoring at the Parkfield SAFOD drill site.
Nature, 454, 204-208, doi: 10.1038/nature07111.

Pares, J. M., A. M. Schleicher, B. A. van der Pluijm, and S. Hickman (2008):
Paleomagnetic reorientation of San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth (SAFOD) core.
Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L02306, doi: 10.1029/2007GL030921.

Paul, P. and M.D. Zoback (2008):
Wellbore stability study for the SAFOD borehole through the San Andreas Fault.
SPE 102781, SPE Drilling and Completion, 23 (4), p. 394-408.

Wiersberg, T., and J. Erzinger (2008):
On the origin and spatial distribution of gas at seismogenic depths of the San Andreas Fault from drill mud gas analysis.
Appl. Geochem., 23, 1675-1690.

Vasconcelos, I., and R. Snieder (2008):
Interferometry by deconvolution; Part 2, Theory for elastic waves and application to drill-bit seismic imaging.
Geophysics, 73 (3), S129-S141.


2007

Bleibinhaus, F., J. Hole, T. Ryberg and G. Fuis (2007):
Structure of the California Coast Ranges and San Andreas Fault at SAFOD from seismic waveform inversion and reflection imaging.
J. Geophys. Res., 112, no. B6, B06315.

Bradbury, K. K., D. C. Barton, J. G. Solum, S. D. Draper, and J. P. Evans (2007):
Mineralogic and textural analyses of drill cuttings from the San Andreas Observatory at Depth [SAFOD] boreholes: Initial interpretations of fault zone composition and constraints on geologic models.
Geosphere, 3, 299-318, doi: 10.1130/GES00076.1.

Chavarria, A.J., A. Goertz, M. Karrenbach, B. Paulsson, P. Milligan, V. Soutyrine, A. Hardin, D. Dushman and L. LaFlame (2007):
The use of VSP techniques for fault zone characterization: An example from the San Andreas Fault.
Leading Edge, 26, 770-776.

d'Alessio, M. A., Williams, C.F. (2007):
Putting it all together: Exhumation histories from a formal combination of heat flow and a suite of thermochronometers.
J. Geophys. Res., 112, B08412, doi:10.1029/2006jb004725.

Dreger, D., R. M. Nadeau, and A. Chung (2007):
Repeating earthquake finite source models: Strong asperities revealed on the San Andreas Fault.
Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L23302, doi:10.1029/2007GL031353.

Ellsworth, W., P. Malin, K. Iminishi, S. Roecker, R. Nadeau, V. Oye, C. Thurber, F. Waldhauser, N. Boness, S. Hickman and M. Zoback (2007):
Seismology inside the source: Application to fault-zone properties and rupture dynamics,
in H. Ito, J. Behrmann, S. Hickman, H. Tobin and G. Kimura (eds.) Report from IODP/ICDP Workshop on Fault Zone Drilling, Miyasaki, Japan.
Scientific Drilling, Special Issue No. 1, 84-87.

Hickman, S., M.D. Zoback, W. Ellsworth, N. Boness, P. Malin, S. Roecker and C. Thurber (2007):
Structure and properties of the San Andreas Fault in central California: Recent results from the SAFOD experiment,
in H. Ito, J. Behrmann, S. Hickman, H. Tobin and G. Kimura (eds.) Report from IODP/ICDP Workshop on Fault Zone Drilling, Miyasaki, Japan.
Scientific Drilling, Special Issue No. 1, p. 29-32.

Li, Y-G, P. Malin and J. Vidale (2007):
Low-velocity damage zone on the San Andreas Fault at depth near the SAFOD site at Parkfield delineated by fault-zone trapped waves,
in H. Ito, J. Behrmann, S. Hickman, H. Tobin and G. Kimura (eds.) Report from IODP/ICDP Workshop on Fault Zone Drilling, Miyasaki, Japan.
Scientific Drilling, Special Issue No. 1, p. 73-77.

Moore, D. E., and M. J. Rymer (2007):
Talc bearing serpentinite and the creeping section of the San Andreas Fault.
Nature, 448(16), 795-797.

Morrow, C., J. Solum, S. Tembe, D. Lockner, and T.-F. Wong (2007):
Using drill cutting separates to estimate the strength of narrow shear zones at SAFOD.
Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L11301,doi: 10.1029/2007GL029665.

Oye, V., and W. Ellsworth (2007):
Monitoring microearthquakes with the San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth.
SPE - 69th European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers Conference and Exhibition 2007, vol. 2, 747-751.

Rentsch, S., S. Buske, S. Gutjahr, J. Kummerow and S. Shapiro (2007):
Migration-based location of the SAFOD target earthquakes.
SPE - 69th European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers Conference and Exhibition 2007, vol. 2, 797-801.

Schleicher, A.M., van der Pluijm, B.A., Warr, L.N., Solum, J.G. (2007):
Electron microscopy of clay minerals in mudrocks from the San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth (SAFOD),
in H. Ito, J. Behrmann, S. Hickman, H. Tobin and G. Kimura (eds.) Report from IODP/ICDP Workshop on Fault Zone Drilling, Miyasaki, Japan.
Scientific Drilling, Special Issue No. 1, 68-70.

Solum, J., S. Hickman, D. Lockner, S. Tembe, J. Evans, S. Draper, D. Barton, D. Kirschner, J. Chester, F. Chester, B. van der Pluijm, A. Schleicher, D. Moore, C. Morrow, K. Bradbury, W. Calvin, and T-f. Wong (2007):
San Andreas Fault Zone mineralogy, geochecmistry and physical properties from SAFOD cuttings and core,
in H. Ito, J. Behrmann, S. Hickman, H. Tobin and G. Kimura (eds.) Report from IODP/ICDP Workshop on Fault Zone Drilling, Miyasaki, Japan.
Scientific Drilling, Special Issue No. 1, p. 64-67.

Tobin, H., H. Ito, J. Behrmann, S. H. Hickman, and G. Kimura (2007):
Joint IODP- ICDP workshop examines challenges of fault zone drilling,
in H. Ito, J. Behrmann, S. Hickman, H. Tobin and G. Kimura (eds.) Report from IODP/ICDP Workshop on Fault Zone Drilling, Miyasaki, Japan.
Scientific Drilling, Special Issue No. 1, 5-16.

Wiersberg, T., and J. Erzinger (2007):
A helium isotope cross-section study through the San Andreas Fault at seismogenic depths.
Geochem. Geophys. Geosystems, 8, Q01002, doi:10.1029/2006GC001388.

Wiersberg, T., and J. Erzinger (2007):
Real-time mud gas monitoring: A technique to obtain information on the composition and distribution of gases at depth,
in H. Ito, J. Behrmann, S. Hickman, H. Tobin and G. Kimura (eds.) Report from IODP/ICDP Workshop on Fault Zone Drilling, Miyasaki, Japan.
Scientific Drilling, Special Issue No. 1, 71-72.

Zhang, H., Y. Liu, C. Thurber, S. Roecker (2007):
Three-dimensional shear-wave splitting tomography in the Parkfield, California, region.
Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, no. 24, L24308, 28.

Zoback, M. D., S. Hickman, and W. L. Ellsworth (2007):
The role of fault zone drilling, in Earthquake Seismology.
Treatise on Geophysics, vol. 4, edited by H. Kanamori, pp. 649-679, Elsevier, Amsterdam.


2006

Boness, N., and M. D. Zoback (2006):
A multi-scale study of the mechanisms controlling shear velocity anisotropy in the San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth.
Geophysics, 7(5), F131-F146.

Boness, N., and M. D. Zoback (2006):
Mapping stress and structurally-controlled crustal shear velocity anisotropy in California.
Geology, 34, 825-828.

d'Alessio, M.A., Williams, C.F., Bürgmann, R. (2006):
Frictional strength heterogeneity and surface heat flow: Implications for the strength of the creeping San Andreas fault.
J. Geophys. Res., 111(B5), B05410, doi:10.1029/2005JB003780.

Hole, J.A., T. Ryberg, G. Fuis, F. Bleibinhaus, and A.K. Sharma (2006):
Structure of the San Andreas fault zone at SAFOD from a seismic refraction survey.
Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L200621, doi: 10.1029/2005GL025194.

Imanishi, K., and W. L. Ellsworth (2006):
Source scaling relationships of microearthquakes at Parkfield, CA, determined using the SAFOD pilot hole seismic array,
in Earthquakes: Radiated Energy and the Physics of Earthquake Faulting.
Geophys. Monogr. Ser., vol. 170, edited by R. Abercrombie et al., pp. 81-90, AGU, Washington, D. C.

Malin, P., E. Shalev, H. Balven, and C. Lewis-Kenedi (2006):
Structure of the San Andreas Fault at SAFOD from P-wave tomography and fault-guided wave mapping.
Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L13314, doi: 10.1029/2006GL025973.

Roecker, S., C. Thurber, K. Roberts, and L. Powell (2006):
Refining the image of the San Andreas Fault near Parkfield, California using a finite difference travel time computation technique.
Tectonophysics, 426, 189-205.

Schleicher, A. M., B. A. van der Pluijm, J. G. Solum, and L. N. Warr (2006):
Origin and significance of clay-coated fractures in mudrock fragments of the SAFOD borehole (Parkfield, California).
Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L16313, doi: 10.1029/2006GL026505.

Solum, J. G., S. H. Hickman, D. A. Lockner, D. E. Moore, B. A. van der Pluijm, A. M. Schleicher, and J. P. Evans (2006):
Mineralogical characterization of protolith and fault rocks from the SAFOD main hole.
Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L21314, doi:10.1029/2006GL027285.

Tembe, S., D. A. Lockner, J. G. Solum, C. A. Morrow, T. Wong, and D. E. Moore (2006):
Frictional strength of cuttings and core from SAFOD drillhole phases 1 and 2.
Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L23307, doi:10.1029/2006GL027626.

Zoback, M.D. (2006):
SAFOD Penetrates the San Andreas Fault.
Scientific Drilling, 2(2006):32-33.
doi:10.2204/iodp.sd.2.07.2006 

2005

Rubinstein J. L., G. C. Beroza (2005):
Depth constraints on nonlinear strong ground motion from the 2004 Parkfield earthquake.
Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L14313, doi:10.1029/2005GL023189.

Schorlemmer, D., Wiemer, S. (2005):
Earth science: Microseismicity data forecast rupture area.
Nature 434, 1086 (28 April 2005); doi:10.1038/4341086a.

Taylor, S.T., C. Stolte, J. Haldorsen, R. Coates, P. Malin, Peter, E. Shalev (2005):
Drillbit seismic images fractures of San Andreas fault system.
Oil & Gas Journal, 103, 42-44 and 46-50.

Wilson, B., Dewers, T., Reches, Z., Brune, J. (2005):
Particle size and energetics of gouge from earthquake rupture zones.
Nature 434, 749-752 (07 April 2005); doi:10.1038/nature03433.


2004

Blythe A. E., M. A. d'Alessio, R. Bürgmann (2004):
Constraining the exhumation and burial history of the SAFOD pilot hole with apatite fission track and (U-Th)/He thermochronometry.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L15S16, doi:10.1029/2003GL019407.

Boness, N. and M.D. Zoback (2004):
Stress-induced seismic velocity anisotropy and physical properties in the SAFOD pilot hole in Parkfield, CA.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L15S17, doi:10.1029/2003GL019020.

Chavarria, J. A., P. E. Malin, and E. Shalev (2004):
The SAFOD Pilot Hole seismic array: Wave propagation effects as a function of sensor depth and source location.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L12S07, doi:10.1029/2003GL019382.

Chery, J., M.D. Zoback and S. Hickman (2004):
A mechanical model of the San Andreas fault and SAFOD pilot hole stress measurements.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L15S13, doi:10.1029/2004GL019521.

Erzinger, J., T. Wiersberg, and E. Dahms (2004):
Real-time mud gas logging during drilling of the SAFOD Pilot Hole in Parkfield, CA.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L15S18, doi:10.1029/2003GL019395.

Fulton, P. M., D.M. Saffer, R. N. Harris, and B. A. Bekins (2004):
Re-evaluation of heat flow data near Parkfield, CA: Evidence for a weak San Andreas Fault.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L15S15, doi:10.1029/2003GL019378.

Hickman, S., and M. D. Zoback (2004):
Stress orientations and magnitudes in the SAFOD pilot hole.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L15S12, doi:10.1029/2004GL020043.

Hickman, S., M.D. Zoback and W. Ellsworth (2004):
Introduction to special section: Preparing for the San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L12S01, doi:10.1029/2004GL020688.

Imanishi, K., W. L. Ellsworth, and S. G. Prejean (2004):
Earthquake source parameters determined by the SAFOD Pilot Hole seismic array.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L12S09, doi:10.1029/2004GL019420.

Langbein, J., and Y. Bock (2004):
High-rate real time GPS network at Parkfield: Utility for detecting fault slip and seismic displacements.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L15S20, doi:10.1029/2003GL019408.

Li, Y.-G., J. E. Vidale, and E. S. Cochran (2004):
Low-velocity damaged structure of the San Andreas Fault at Parkfield from fault zone trapped waves.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L12S06, doi:10.1029/2003GL019044.

McPhee, D. K., R. C. Jachens, and C. M. Wentworth (2004):
Crustal structure across the San Andreas Fault at the SAFOD site from potential field and geologic studies.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L12S03, doi:10.1029/2003GL019363.

Nadeau, R. M., A. Michelini, R. A. Uhrhammer, D. Dolenc, and T. V. McEvilly (2004):
Detailed kinematics, structure and recurrence of micro-seismicity in the SAFOD target region.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L12S08, doi:10.1029/2003GL019409.

Oye, V., J. A. Chavarria, and P. E. Malin (2004):
Determining SAFOD area microearthquake locations solely with Pilot Hole seismic array data.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L12S10, doi:10.1029/2003GL019403.

Roecker, S., C. Thurber, and D. McPhee (2004):
Joint inversion of gravity and arrival time data from Parkfield: New constraints on structure and hypocenter locations near the SAFOD drill site.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L12S04, doi:10.1029/2003GL019396.

Solum, J. G., and B. A. van der Pluijm (2004):
Phyllosilicate mineral assemblages of the SAFOD Pilot Hole and comparison with an exhumed segment of the San Andreas Fault System:
Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, no. 15, L15S12.

Thurber, C., S. Roecker, H. Zhang, S. Baher, and W. L. Ellsworth (2004):
Fine-scale structure of the San Andreas fault zone and location of the SAFOD target earthquakes.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L12S02, doi:10.1029/2003GL019398.

Townend, J. and M.D. Zoback (2004):
Regional tectonic stress near the San Andreas fault in central and southern California.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L15S11, doi:10.1029/2003GL018918.

Unsworth, M., and P. A. Bedrosian (2004):
Electrical resistivity at the SAFOD site from magnetotelluric exploration.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L12S05, doi:10.1029/2003GL019405.

Williams C. F., F. V. Grubb, S. P. Galanis Jr. (2004):
Heat flow in the SAFOD pilot hole and implications for the strength of the San Andreas Fault.
Geophysical Research Letters, 31:L15S14, doi:10.1029/2003GL019352.