Tectonophysics Section Officers (2016-2018)

President: Ross Stein, U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park

President-Elect: Juli Morgan, Rice University

Past President: Tony Watts, University of Oxford, U.K.

Secretary: Jolante van Wijk, New Mexico Tech

Other Representatives

Early Career Representative: Kristin Morell, UC Santa Barbara

Graduate Student Representative: Gabriel Lotto, Stanford


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- Xiu-Zheng Zhang, Qiang Wang, Yong-Sheng Dong, Chunfu Zhang, Qing-Yun Li, Xiao-Ping Xia, Wang Xu

The geometric transformation of a descending plate, such as from steep to flat subduction in response to a change f [...]

- Cédric Bulois, Manuel Pubellier, Nicolas Chamot-Rooke, Matthias Delescluse

Reactivation of extensional structures is commonly inferred during rift evolution. In that context, we present orig [...]

- José Francisco Mescua, Hernán Porras, Patrick Durán, Laura Giambiagi, Maarten Moor, Monserrat Cascante, Esteban Salazar, Marino Protti, Fernando Poblete

Contractional deformation in Costa Rica is usually attributed to the subduction of the aseismic Cocos ridge. In thi [...]