Chunquan Yu
SeismoLab, California Institute of Technology

Publications

Peer reviewed

20. Yu, C.Q., Zhan Z., Hauksson E., Cochran E. (2017), Strong SH-to-Love Wave Scattering off the Southern California Continental Borderland. Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, doi: 10.1002/2017GL075213.

19. Yue, H., Castellanos, J.C., Yu, C.Q., Meng, L., Zhan, Z. (2017), Localized water reverberation phases and its impact on backprojection images, Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, doi:10.1002/2017GL073254.

18. Prieto G.A., Froment B., Yu, C.Q., Poli P., Abercrombie R. (2017), Earthquake rupture below the brittle-ductile transition in continental lithospheric mantle, Science Advances, 3(3), doi: 10.1126/sciadv.1602642.

17. Yu, C.Q., Zheng, Y.C., Shang, X.F. (2017), Crazyseismic: A MATLAB GUI-based software package for passive seismic data preprocessing, Seismol. Res. Lett., 88(2A), 410-415, doi: 10.1785/0220160207.

16. Zhang, H., Zhao J., Zhao D., Yu, C.Q., Liu H., Hu Z. (2016), Complex deformation in western Tibet revealed by anisotropic tomography, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 451, 97-107, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2016.07.020.

15. Zhang, H., Zhao D., Yu, C.Q., Zhao J. (2016), Varying deformation patterns in central Tibet revealed by radial anisotropy tomography, J. Geophys. Res.: Solid Earth, 121, doi:10.1002/2016JB012832.

14. Yu, C.Q., Chen, W.-P., Van der Hilst, R.D. (2016), Constraints on residual topography and crustal properties in the western United States from virtual deep seismic sounding, J. Geophys. Res.: Solid Earth 121, doi: 10.1002/2016JB013046.

13. Kang, D., Yu, C.Q., Ning, J., Chen, W.-P. (2016), Simultaneous determination of crustal thickness and P wavespeed by virtual deep seismic sounding (VDSS), Seismol. Res. Lett., 87(5), 1104-1111, doi: 10.1785/0220160056

12. Poli, P., Prieto, G., Yu, C.Q., Florez, M., Agurto-Detzel, H., Mikesell, T., Dionicio, V., Pedraza, P. (2016), Complex rupture of the M6.3 March 10, 2015 Bucaramanga earthquake: evidence of strong weakening process, Geophys. J. Int., 205(2), 988-994, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggw065

11. Becker, T.W., Lowry A.R., Faccenna C., Schmandt B., Borsa A., Yu, C.Q. (2015), Western US intermountain seismicity caused by changes in upper mantle flow, Nature, 524(7566), 458-461, doi: 10.1038/nature14867

10. Rader, E., Emry, E., Schmerr N., Frost D., Cheng C., Menard J., Yu, C.Q., Geist D. (2015), Characterization and Petrological Constraints of the Midlithospheric Discontinuity, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 16(10), 3484-3504, doi: 10.1002/2015gc005943

9. He, R.Z., Shang, X.F., Yu, C.Q., Zhang, H.J., Van der Hilst, R.D. (2014), A unified map of Moho depth and Vp/Vs ratio of continental China by receiver function analysis, Geophys. J. Int., 199(3), 1910-1918, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggu365

8. Tian Y., Ning J.Y., Yu C.Q., Cai C., and Tao K. (2013), Focal Mechanism Solutions of the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake sequence from P-wave polarities and SH/P amplitude ratios: new results and implications, Earthquake Sci., 26, 357-372, doi: 10.1007/s11589-014-0067-y

7. Yu, C.Q., Chen, W.-P., Van der Hilst, R.D. (2013), Removal of Source-Side Scattering for Virtual Deep Seismic Sounding (VDSS), Geophys. J. Int., 195(3), 1932-1941, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggt359

6. Chen, W.-P., Yu, C.Q., Tseng, T.-L., Yang, Z.H., Wang, C.-Y., Ning, J.Y., Leonard, T. (2013), Moho, Seismogenesis, and Rheology of the Lithosphere. Tectonophysics, 609, 491-503, doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2012.12.019

5. Yu, C.Q., Chen, W.-P., Ning, J.Y., Tao, K., Chen, Y.S., Teng, T.-L., Fang, X.D., and Van der Hilst, R.D. (2012), Thick crust beneath the Ordos Plateau: Implications for instability of the North China craton, Earth and Planet. Sci. Lett., 357, 366-375, 10.1016/j.epsl.2012.09.027

4. Cai C., Yu C.Q., Tao K., Hu X.P., Tian Y., Zhang H., Cui X.F., and Ning J.Y. (2011), Spatial distribution and focal mechanism solutions of the Wenchuan earthquake series: Results and Implications, Earthquake Sci., 24, 115-125, doi: 10.1007/s11589-011-0775-5

3. Yu C.Q., Tao K., Cui X.F., Hu X.P, and Ning J.Y. (2009), P-wave first-motion focal mechanism solutions and their quality evaluation, Chinese J. Geophys. -CH, 52,1402-1411.

2. Lou X.T., Cai C., Yu C.Q., and Ning J.Y. (2009), Intermediate-depth earthquakes beneath the Pamir-Hindu Kush region: Evidence for collision between two opposite subduction zones, Earthquake Sci., 22, 659-665, doi: 10.1007/s11589-009-0659-0

1. Hu X.P., Yu C.Q., Tao K., Cui X.F., Ning J.Y., and Wang Y.H. (2008), Focal mechanism solutions of Wenchuan earthquake and its strong aftershocks obtained from initial P wave polarity analysis, Chinese J. Geophys. -CH, 51, 1711-1718.