Selected Recent References (and oldies)

Susan E. Hough
U.S.G.S., 525 S. Wilson Ave, Pasadena CA, 91106
hough@gps.caltech.edu

Reprints available by request:

Anderson, J.G. and S.E. Hough, A model for the shape of the fourier amplitude spectrum of acceleration at high frequencies, BSSA 74, 1969-1994.

Hough, S.E. and J.G. Anderson, High frequency spectra observed at Anza: Implications for Q structure, BSSA 78, 692-707.

Hough, S.E., P.A. Friberg, R. Busby, E.H. Field, K.H. Jacob, and R.D. Borcherdt, Sediment-induced amplification and the collapse of the Nimitz Freeway, Nature 344, 853-855.

Hough, S.E., L. Seeber, A Lerner-Lam, J.G. Armbruster, and H. Guo, Empirical Green's function analysis of Loma Prieta aftershocks, BSSA 81, 1737-1753.

Hough, S.E., Earthquakes in the Los Angeles Metropolitan region: a fractal distribution of rupture sizes?, Science 267, 211-213, 1995

Jones, L.E., and S.E. Hough, Analysis of broadband recordings of the 6/28/92 Big Bear earthquake: evidence for a multiple-source event, BSSA 85, 688-704, 1995.

Hough, S.E., C. Dietel, G. Glassmoyer, and E. Sembera, On the variability of ground motion in the San Fernando Valley, GRL 22, 727-730, 1995.

Hough, S.E. and D.S. Dreger, Source parameters of the 4/23/92 M6.1 Joshua Tree earthquake and its aftershocks: Empirical Green's function analysis of GEOS and TERRAscope data, BSSA 85, 1576-1590, 1995.

Hough, S.E. (1995). Observational constraints on earthquake source scaling: Understanding the limits in resolution, Tectonophysics 261, 83-96.

Hough, S.E. and E.H. Field (1996). On the coherence of ground motions across the San Fernando Valley, California, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America 86, 1724-1732.

Hough, S.E. (1996). The case against huge earthquakes, Seismological Research Letters 67, 3-4.

Field, E.H. and S.E. Hough (1997). The variability of PSV Response spectra across the San Fernando Valley dense array deployed during the Northridge aftershock sequence, Earthquake Spectra, 13, 243-258.

Hough, S.E. (1997). Empirical Green's function analysis: taking the next step, Journal of Geophysical Research 102, 5369-5384.

Hough, S.E. and L.M. Jones (1997), Aftershocks: Are They Earthquakes or Afterthoughts?, Eos, Trans. Am. Geophys. U. 78, 505-508.

Hough, S.E., J. Lees, and F. Monastero (1999), Attenuation and source properties at the Coso geothermal region, California, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am. 89, 1606-1619.

Scientists from the U.S. Geological Survey, Southern California Earthquake Center, and California divisions of Mines and Geology (2000), A Preliminary Report on the 10/16/1999 M7.1 Hector Mine, California Earthquake, in press, Seismological Research Letters, 2000. (BWTR, 11/99).

Hough, S.E., R. Dollar, and P. Johnson (2000), The 1998 earthquake sequence south of Long Valley Caldera, California: Hints of magmatic involvement, accepted for publication, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America.

Hough, S.E., J.G. Armbruster, L. Seeber, and J.F. Hough (2000), On the Modified Mercalli Intensities and Magnitudes of the 1811-1812 New Madrid, Central United States, earthquakes, in review, Journal of Geophysical Research.

Hough, S.E. (2000). On the scientific value of "unscientific" data, Seismological Research Letters, 71, 483-485.

Hough, S.E. (2000). A volcano in North Carolina: More than just a tall tale? Seismological Research Letters, 71, 693-699, 2000.

Hough, S.E. (2001). Triggered earthquakes and the 1811-1812 New Madrid, central U.S., earthquake sequence, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 91, 1574-1581, 2001.

Hough, S.E. (2001). The aftershocks that weren't, Natural History Magazine, March, 64-69.

Bendick, R., R. Bilham, E. Fielding, V. Gaur, S.E. Hough, G. Kier, M. Kulkarni, S. Martin, and M. Mukol (2001). The January 26, 2001 Bhuj, India earthquake, Seismological Research Letters, 72, 328-335.

Hough, S.E. (2001). 2000-2001 Earthquake Seismology Highlights, Geotimes, 46, 14-15.

Hough, S.E. and Hiroo Kanamori (2002). Source properties of earthquakes near the Salton Sea triggered by the 10/16/1999 M7.1 Hector Mine earthquake, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 92, 1281-1289.

Hough, S.E. and S. Martin (2002). Magnitude estimates of two large aftershocks of the 16 December, 1811 New Madrid earthquake, accepted, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America.

Hough, S.E., S. Martin, R. Bilham, and G. Atkinson (2002). The 26 January, 2001 Bhuj, India Earthquake: Observed and Predicted Ground Motions, in print, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America.

Hough, S.E., L. Seeber, and J.G. Armbruster (2002). Intraplate triggered earthquakes: observations and interpretation, submitted, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America.

Hough, S.E. (2002). Earthquake Seismology Highlights, 2001, Geotimes, 2002.

Hough, S.E. and Hiroo Kanamori (2002). Source properties of earthquakes near the Salton Sea triggered by the 10/16/1999 M7.1 Hector Mine earthquake, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 92, 1281-1289.

Hough, S.E. and S. Martin (2002). Magnitude estimates of two large aftershocks of the 16 December, 1811 New Madrid earthquake, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 92, 3259-3268

Hough, S.E., S. Martin, R. Bilham, and G. Atkinson (2002). The 26 January, 2001 Bhuj, India Earthquake: Observed and Predicted Ground Motions, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 92, 2061-2079.

Hough, S.E., L. Seeber, and J.G. Armbruster (2003). Intraplate triggered earthquakes: observations and interpretation, in press, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America.

Hough, S.E. and R. Bilham (2003). Shaken to the core, Natural History, 42-48, February, 2003.

Hough, S.E. (2003). Earthquake seismology highlights, 2002, Geotimes. (Invited contribution)

Z. Ben-Avraham and Hough, S.E., (2003). Promised Land, Natural History, 44-49, October.

Hough, S.E., S. Martin, R. Bilham, and G.M. Atkinson (2003). A media-based assessment of damage and ground motions from the January 26, 2001 M7.6 Bhuj, India earthquake, Earth and Planetary Sciences, v. 112, 343-375.

Mueller, K., Hough, S.E., and R. Bilham (2004). Analysing 1811-1812 New Madrid mainshocks with recent instrumentally recorded aftershocks, Nature, 429, 284-288.

J. Tinsley, Hough, S.E., A. Yong, H. Kanamori, E. Yu, V. Appel, and C. Wills, (2004). Geotechnical characterization of TriNet sites, Seismlogical Research Letters, 75, 505-529.

Hough, S.E. and A. Elliott (2004). Revisiting the 1892 Laguna Salada earthquake, Bulletin Seismological Society of America, 94, 1571-1578.

Hough, S.E. (2004). Scientific overview and historical context of the 1811-1812 New Madrid earthquakes, Annals of Geophyiscs, 47, 523-538. (Invited contribution)

Hough, S.E., R. Bilham, N. Ambraseys, and N. Feldl (2004). Revisiting the 1897 Assam and 1905 Kangra earthquakes in northern India: Site response, Moho reflections, and a triggered earthquake, Current Science 88, 1632-1638. (Invited contribution)

Hough, S.E. (2004) Education and Outreach: Reflections from the Trenches, (Opinion article), Seismological Research Letters, 75, 3-4.

Hough, S.E., (2004). Writing on the walls, American Scientist, July/August, 302-305.

Prejean, Stephanie, D. Hill, E. Brodsky, S.E. Hough, M. Johnston, S. Malone, D. Oppenheimer, M. Pitt, and K. Richards-Dinger (2004). Observations of remotely triggered earthquakes on the United States West Coast following the M7.9 Denali fault earthquake, Bulletin Seismological Society of America, 94, S348-S359.

Hough, S.E., R. Bilham, and K. Mueller (2005). Wagon loads of sand blows in White County, Illinois, e-SSA section, Seismological Research Letters, 76, 373-386.

Hough, S.E., (2005) Remotely triggered earthquakes following moderate mainshocks (or, why California is not falling into the ocean), Seismological Research Letters, 76, 58-66.

Hough, S.E., (2005) Predicting the Unpredictable, Geotimes, 18-23, March. (Invited contribution)

Hough, S.E., (2005) Review of, "The Crack at the edge of the World," by Simon Winchester, Science 310, 55-56. (Invited contribution.)

Bilham, R., and S.E. Hough (2006). Future earthquakes on the Indian Subcontinent: Inevitable hazard, preventable risk, South Asian Journal, v. 12. (Invited contribution.)

Hough, S.E. (2007). Remotely triggered earthquakes in diverse tectonic settings, in press, Continental Intraplate Earthquakes, Geological Society of America, S. Stein and Mazzoti, editors. (Invited contribution.)

Hough, S.E., (2007). Writing on the Walls: Geological context and early American spiritual beliefs, Geomythology, 107-115, Geological Society of London, L. Piccardi and B. Masse, ed. (Invited contriibution.)

Hough, S.E. and P. Pande (2007). Quantifying the "media bias" in Intensity Surveys: Lessons from the 2001 Bhuj, India earthquake, Bulletin Seismological Society America, 97, 638-645.

Hough, S.E. (2007). Large 19th century earthquakes in central/eastern North America: A comparative analysis, accepted for publication, Modern Approaches in Historical Seismology, Springer-Verlag special volume. (Invited contribution.)

Hough, S.E. (2007) Revisiting the 1872 Owens Valley, California, earthquake, submitted, Bulletin Seismological Society America.

Yong, A., Hough, S.E., Abrams, M.J., Cox, H.M., and Wills, C.J. (2007). Quantification of site characterization from remote-sensing data, submitted, Bulletin Seismological Society America.