publications



2014
West, M. E., Haeussler, P. J., Ruppert, N. A., and Freymueller, J. T. (2014). Why the 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake Matters 50 Years Later. Seismological Research Letters, 85(2), 245–251. doi:10.1785/0220140020. (offprint)

Buurman, H., Nye, C. J., West, M. E., and Cameron, C. (2014). Regional controls on volcano seismicity along the Aleutian arc. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15(4), 1147–1163. doi:10.1002/2013GC005101. (offprint)

Kasatkina, E., Koulakov, I., West, M. E., and Izbekov, P. (2014). Seismic structure changes beneath Redoubt Volcano during the 2009 eruption inferred from local earthquake tomography. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 119, n/a–n/a. doi:10.1002/2013JB010935. (offprint)

Cusano, P., Palo, M., and West, M. E. (2015). Long-period seismicity at Shishaldin volcano ( Alaska ) in 2003 – 2004 : Indications of an upward migration of the source before a minor eruption. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 291, 14–24. doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2014.12.008 (offprint)



2013
West, M.E. (2013) Recent eruptions at Bezymianny volcano—A seismological comparison. J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res. 263, 42–57, doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2012.12.015. (offprint)

Koulakov I., M.E. West and P. Izbekov (2013) Fluid ascent during the 2004-2005 unrest at Mt. Spurr inferred from seismic tomography. Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, doi: 10.1002/grl.50674. (offprint)

Tape, C., M.E. West, V. Silwal, N. Ruppert (2013) Earthquake nucleation and triggering on an optimally oriented fault. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 363, 231–241, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2012.11.060. (offprint)

McNutt, S.R., G. Thompson, M.E. West, D. Fee, S. Stihler, E. Clark (2013) Local seismic and infrasound observations of the 2009 explosive eruptions of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska. J. Volc. Geotherm. Res., 259, 63-76, doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2013.03.016. (offprint)

Buurman, H., M.E. West and G. Thompson (2013) The seismicity of the 2009 eruption of Redoubt volcano, J. Volc. Geotherm. Res. doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2012.04.024. (offprint)

Izbekov, P., Gordeev, E., Eichelberger, J., and West, M. (2013). Magma system response to edifice collapse. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 263, 1–2. doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2013.09.001. (offprint)

Buurman, H., M.E. West, and D.C. Roman (2013). Using repeating volcano-tectonic earthquakes to track post-eruptive activity in the conduit system at Redoubt Volcano, Alaska. Geology, 41(4), 511–514. doi:10.1130/G34089.1. (offprint)


2012
Bartholomaus, T.C., Larsen, C.F., O’Neel, S., West, M.E. (2012) Calving seismicity from iceberg–sea surface interactions. J. Geophys. Res. 117, F04029, doi: 10.1029/2012JF002513. (offprint)

Haney, M.M., Power, J., West, M.E., Michaels, P. (2012) Causal Instrument Corrections for Short-Period and Broadband Seismometers. Seismological Research Letters 83, 834–845. (offprint)

Jay, J., M.E. Pritchard, M.E. West, D. Christensen, M. Haney, E. Minaya, S.R. McNutt, M. Zabala (2012) Shallow seismicity, triggered seismicity, and ambient noise tomography at the long-dormant Uturuncu Volcano, Bolivia, Bull. Volc., doi: 10.1007/s00445-011-0568-7. (offprint)

Nikulin, A., V. Levin, M. Carr, C. Herzberg, and M.E. West (2012) Evidence for two upper mantle sources driving volcanism in Central Kamchatka, Earth Plan. Sci. Lett., 321-322, 14-19, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2011.12.039. (offprint)

Nikulin, A., V. Levin, A. Shuler, and M. West (2012), Correction to “Anomalous seismic structure beneath the Klyuchevskoy Group, Kamchatka”, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L03303, doi:10.1029/2012GL050850. (offprint)


2011
Thelen, W., S. Malone and M. West (2011) Multiplets: Their behavior and utility at dacitic and andesitic volcanic centers, J. Geophys. Res., 116, B08210, 16pp., DOI:10.1029/2010JB007924. (offprint)

Gardine, M. and M. West (2011) Evidence of magma intrusion at Fourpeaked Volcano, Alaska in 2006-2007 from a rapid-response seismic network and volcanic gases, J. Volc. Geotherm. Res., 200, 192-200, DOI: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2010.11.018. (offprint)

Reyes, C.G. and M.E. West (2011) The Waveform Suite: A robust platform for manipulating waveforms in MATLAB. Seismo. Res. Lett., 82, 104-110. (offprint)

Gardine, M., M.E. West and T. Cox (2011) Dike emplacement near Parícutin volcano, Mexico in 2006, Bull. Volc., 73, 123,132, DOI: 10.1007/s00445-010-0437-9. (offprint)


2010
Thompson, G. and M.E. West (2010) Real-time detection of earthquake swarms at Redoubt Volcano, 2009, Seismo. Res. Lett., 81, 505-513. (offprint)

West, M.E., C.F. Larsen, M. Truffer, S. O’Neel, and L. LeBlanc (2010) Glacier Microseismicity. Geology, 38, 319–322; doi: 10.1130/G30606.1. (offprint)

Nikulin, A., V. Levin, A. Shuler and M.E. West (2010) Anomalous seismic structure beneath the Klyuchevskoy group, Kamchatka, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L14311, doi:10.1029/2010GL043904. (offprint)

Buurman, H. and M.E. West (2010), Seismic precursors to volcanic explosions during the 2006 eruption of Augustine Volcano, chapter 2 of Power, J.A., Coombs, M.L., and Freymueller, J.T., eds., The 2006 eruption of Augustine Volcano, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1769, p. 41–57 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/pp/1769/chapters/p1769_chapter02.pdf]. (offprint)

van Manen, S., J. Dehn., M. West, S. Blake and D. Rothery (2010), The 2006 eruption of Augustine Volcano; combined analyses of thermal satellite data and reduced displacement, chapter 23 of Power, J.A., Coombs, M.L., and Freymueller, J.T., eds., The 2006 eruption of Augustine Volcano, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1769, p. 553–567 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/pp/1769/chapters/p1769_chapter23.pdf]. (offprint)

Thelen, W., M. West, S. Senyukov (2010) Seismic Characterization of Fall 2007 Eruptive Sequence at Bezymianny Volcano, Russia. J. Volc. Geotherm. Res. 194, 201-213, DOI: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2010.05.010. (offprint)

Thelen, W., S. Malone, M. West. (2010) Repose-time and cumulative moment magnitude: a new tool for forecasting eruptions? Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L18301, doi:10.1029/2010GL044194. (offprint)


Before 2010
Amundson, J. M., M. Truffer, M.P. Lüthi, M. Fahnestock, M. West and R.J. Motyka (2008), Glacier, fjord, and seismic response to recent large calving events, Jakobshavn Isbræ, Greenland. Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L22501, doi:10.1029/2008GL035281. (offprint)

West, M., J. Sanchez, S. McNutt (2005), Periodically-triggered seismicity at Mt. Wrangell volcano following the Sumatra earthquake. Science, 308, 1144-1146. (offprint), NY Times article)

Wilson, D., R. Aster, J. Ni, S. Grand, M. West, W. Gao, W. S. Baldridge, and S. Semken (2005), Imaging the seismic structure of the crust and upper mantle beneath the Great Plains, Rio Grande Rift, and Colorado Plateau using receiver functions, J. Geophys. Res., 110, B05306, doi:10.1029/2004JB003492. (offprint)

Wilson, D., R. Aster, M. West, J. Ni, S. Grand, W. Gao, W. S. Baldridge, S. Semken, and P. Patel (2005) Lithospheric structure of the Rio Grande rift, Nature, 433, 851-854. (offprint) (Albuquerque Journal story)

West, M., W. Gao, and S. Grand (2004), A simple approach to the joint inversion of seismic body and surface waves applied to the Southwest U.S., Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L15615, doi:10.1029/2004GL020373. (offprint)

West, M., J. Ni, W. S. Baldridge, D. Wilson, R. Aster, W. Gao, and S. Grand (2004), Crust and upper mantle shear wave structure of the southwest United States: Implications for rifting and support for high elevation, J. Geophys. Res., 109, B03309, doi:10.1029/2003JB002575. (offprint)

Gao, W., S. P. Grand, W. S. Baldridge, D. Wilson, M. West, J. F. Ni, and R. Aster (2004), Upper mantle convection beneath the central Rio Grande rift imaged by P and S wave tomography, J. Geophys. Res., 109, B03305, doi:10.1029/2003JB002743. (offprint)

Wilson, D., R. Aster, W. S. Baldridge, W. Gao, R. Gok, S. Grand, J. Ni, E. Sandvol, S. Semken, M. West (2003), Imaging crust and upper mantle seismic structure in the southwestern United States using teleseismic receiver functions, The Leading Edge, v.22, n.3, p.232-237. (offprint)

West, M., W. Menke, and M. Tolstoy (2003), Focused magma supply at the intersection of the Cobb hot spot and the Juan de Fuca ridge. Geophys. Res. Lett., 30, 1724, doi:10.1029/2003GL017104. (offprint)

Gök, R., J. Ni, M. West, E. Sandvol, D. Wilson, R. Aster, W. S. Baldridge, S. Grand, W. Gao, F. Tilmann, and S. Semken (2003), Shear Wave Splitting and Mantle Flow Beneath LA RISTRA, Geophys. Res. Lett., 30, doi:1614,10.1029/2002GL016616. (offprint)

Rapine, R., F. Tilmann, M. West, J. Ni and A. Rodgers (2003), Crustal Structure of Northern and Southern Tibet from Surface Wave Dispersion Analysis, J. Geophys. Res. 108, 2120, doi:10.1029/2001JB000445. (offprint)

West, M., W. Menke, M. Tolstoy, S. Webb and R. Sohn (2003), Magma storage beneath Axial Volcano on the Juan de Fuca mid-ocean ridge. Nature 413, 833-836. (offprint)

Menke, W., M. West and M. Tolstoy (2002), The 1993 eruption of the CoAxial segment of the Juan de Fuca ridge. Geology 30, 359-362. (offprint)

Kim, W.-Y, L.R.Sykes, J. H. Armitage, J. K. Xie, K. Jacob, P. G. Richards, M. West, F. Waldhauser, J. Armbruster, L. Seeber, W.X. Du and A. Lerner-Lam (2001), Seismic waves generated by aircraft impacts and building collapses at World Trade Center, NY, EOS, 82, 565. (offprint, scanned)

West, M. (2001), The Deep Structure of Axial Volcano Thesis, Columbia University New York, NY. (Complete thesis 11 Mb)

West, M. and W. Menke (2001), Fluid-Induced Changes in Shear Velocity from Surface Waves. Proceedings, Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems (SAGEEP), 21-28. (offprint)

Menke, W., M. West, B. Brandsdottir and D. Sparks (1998), Compressional and Shear Velocity Structure of the Lithosphere in Northern Iceland. BSSA, 88, 1561-1571. (offprint, scanned)

selected talks


M. West and AVO staff (2006), A seismic perspective on the 2006 eruption of Augustine Volcano, International Workshop on Explosive Volcanism: 50th Anniversary of the 1956 Bezymianny Volcano Eruption, March 25-30, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatka, Russia. (compressed directory containing powerpoint)

West, M. and the RISTRA Team (2004), The case for multi-band seismology: five orders of magnitude in the Southwest U.S. 2004 IRIS Annual Workshop, June 10-12, Tucson, AZ. (talk slides)

West, M., K. Genareau et al. (2003), Shallow seismic investigations in the Valles Caldera, Valles Caldera Workshop, Oct 22-23, Los Alamos, NM (talk slides)

abstracts


West, M.E., C.P. Bruton (2012) Practical considerations for applying neural network classification techniques to volcanic earthquakes, Seismological Society of America, April 17-19, San Diego, CA.

Koulakov, I., E. Gordeev, M.E. West, A. G. Yeguas, B. Luehr, and A. Jakovlev (2012) Tomography studies of volcanic complexes, Abstract EGU2012-2583 presented at 2012 EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 22-27 Apr.

Bruton, C.P., West, M.E. (2011) Multi-Station Waveform Classification with Dynamic Neural Networks, Abstract S23A-2228 presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 Dec.

Buurman, H., West, M.E., Grapenthin, R. (2011) Tracking a closing volcanic system using repeating earthquakes, Abstract V53C-2634 presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 Dec.

Nikulin, A., Levin, V.L., Carr, M.J., Herzberg, C.T., West, M.E. (2011) Sustaining Volcanism of the Klyuchevskoy Group, Abstract V53B-2607 presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 Dec.

Bartholomaus, T.C., Larsen, C.F., West, M.E., Oneel, S. (2011) Bursts of calving activity and controls on the terminus position of Yahtse Glacier, Alaska, Abstract C22A-07 presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 Dec.

Nikulin, A., V. Levin, M. Carr, C. Herzberg and M.E. West (2011) Special circumstances: geophysical and geochemical evidence for an auxiliary magma source of Klyuchevskoy volcano lavas, Abstract presented at 7th JKASP workshop, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia, 25-30 Aug.

Fee, D., S.R. McNutt, T.M. Lopez, K.M. Arnoult, C.A.L. Szuberla, J.V. Olson, M.E. West (2011) Using local and remote infrasound recordings to detect and characterize explosive volcanic activity, Abstract presented at 7th JKASP workshop, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia, 25-30 Aug.

West, M.E. (2011) Seismic trends in recent Bezymianny eruptions, Abstract presented at 7th JKASP workshop, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia, 25-30 Aug.

West, M.E., Larsen, C.F., O’Neel, S., Bartholomaus, T.C. (2010) The many scales of glacier seismology (Invited), Abstract C52A-05presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 Dec.

Bartholomaus, T.C., Larsen, C.F., O’Neel, S., West, M.E. (2010) Ice quake source mechanisms explored with paired imagery and seismograms, Abstract C52A-07 presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 Dec.

Bruton, C.P., West, M.E. (2010) Dynamic Neural Networks for Classification of Volcanic Earthquakes, Abstract S53A-1955 presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 Dec.

Christensen, D.H., Chartrand, Z.A., Jay, J., Pritchard, M.E., West, M.E., McNutt, S.R. (2010) Seismicity at Uturuncu Volcano, Bolivia: Volcano-Tectonic Earthquake Swarms Triggered by the 2010 Maule, Chile Earthquake and Non-Triggered Background Activity, Abstract G33A-0845 presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 Dec.

George, O., West, M.E. (2010) Cross correlation analysis and double difference relocation of deep seismic events beneath the Klyuchevskoy Volcanic Group, Abstract V21B-2330 presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 Dec.

Larsen, C.F., Bartholomaus, T.C., O’Neel, S., West, M.E. (2010) Simultaneous observations of ice motion, calving and seismicity on the Yahtse Glacier, Alaska (Invited), Abstract C14A-01presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 Dec.

Nikulin, A., Levin, V.L., Shuler, A.E., Carr, M.J., West, M.E. (2010) New seismological and geochemical constraints on the anomalous structure beneath the Klyuchevskoy Group in Kamchatka, Russia, Abstract T13A-2181presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 Dec.

West, M.E., Senyukov, S., Thelen, W.A., George, O. (2010) A seismic perspective on eruptions at Bezymianny Volcano (Invited), Abstract V33D-02 presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 Dec. Bruton, C. and M. West (2010) Parameter calculation from volcanic seismic data. IRIS Workshop, Snowbird, UT, June 9-11, 2010.

West, M.E. and G. Thompson (2010) Real-time tracking of earthquake swarms at redoubt volcano, 2009. Seis. Res. Lett, 81(2), Abstract, p. 350.

Denlinger, R.P. , M.E. West and A. Diefenbach (2010) Pulsating loading of Redoubt volcano, Alaska. Seis. Res. Lett, 81(2), Abstract, p. 352.

Buurman, H. and M.E. West (2009), Seismic waveform evolution preceding the 2006 eruption of Augustine Volcano, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V23D-2108.

Thompson, G. and M.E. West (2009), Alarm systems detect volcanic tremor and earthquake swarms during Redoubt eruption, 2009, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V43A-2215.

Reyes, C.G. and M.E. West (2009), The Waveform Suite: A robust platform for accessing and manipulating seismic waveforms in MATLAB, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract S11B-1704.

Thelen, W.A., S.D. Malone and M.E. West (2009), The Prominence and Behavior of Multiplets Prior to and During Volcanic Eruptions at Bezymianny Volcano, Russia and Mount St. Helens, Washington, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V31G-06.

Gardine, M., M.E. West, and T. Dominguez (2009), The Deep Crustal Seismic Structure of Colima Volcano, Mexico, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract S41C-1950.

George, O., W.A. Thelen, M.E. West, and H. Buurman (2009), Seismic characteristics of recent eruptions of Bezymianny Volcano, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract S51B-1422.

Kluskiewicz, D., S. O'Neel, C.F. Larsen, M.E. West and F. Walter (2009), Using Passive Seismicity to Characterize and Quantify Tidewater Glacier Dynamics, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract C23C-0515.

Dominguez, T., M. Rodríguez and M.E. West (2009), An application of cross-correlation of random fields to Volcan de Colima, Mexico, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract S41C-1949.

Larsen, C.F., T.C. Bartholomaus, S. O'Neel, M.E. West, F. Walter, Kluskiewicz, D. (2009), Geophysical Investigation of Yahtse Glacier, Alaska USA, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract C12A-07.

McNutt, S.R., K. Arnoult, J.V. Olson, C. Szuberla, M.E. West, E. Clark (2009), Local Infrasound Observations of the Explosive Eruptions of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, March-April 2009, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V43A-2213

S. O'Neel, F. Walter, D. Kluskiewicz, W.T. Pfeffer, C.F. Larsen and M.E. West (2009), Seismic signatures of advancing and retreating tidewater glaciers, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract C23C-0516.

Dixon, J.P., M.M Haney, S.R. McNutt, J.A. Power, S.G. Prejean, C.K. Searcy, S.D. Stihler, and M.E. West (2009), Alaska Volcano Observatory Seismic Network Data Availability, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract U51C-003.

West, M.E. (2009) Real time earthquake processing at volcanoes: what is and isn’t feasible. Sixth Japan Kamchatka Alaska Subduction Processes Workshop. June 22-26, Fairbanks, AK.

Buurman, H. and M.E. West (2009) Investigating pre-eruptive processes at Augustine Volcano using repeating earthquakes. Sixth Japan Kamchatka Alaska Subduction Processes Workshop. June 22-26, Fairbanks, AK.

Sanderson, R.W. and M.E. West (2009) Explosive seismic signals at Karymsky Volcano 2008. Sixth Japan Kamchatka Alaska Subduction Processes Workshop. June 22-26, Fairbanks, AK.

Gardine, M. and M.E. West (2009) Investigating the deep crustal structure of Colima Volcano, Mexico. Sixth Japan Kamchatka Alaska Subduction Processes Workshop. June 22-26, Fairbanks, AK.

George, O. and M.E. West (2009) Analysis of deep seismicity at Mount Spurr, Cook Inlet, Alaska. Sixth Japan Kamchatka Alaska Subduction Processes Workshop. June 22-26, Fairbanks, AK.

Shuler, A., G. Ekström, M.E. West and S. Senyukov (2009) Measuring temporal changes in seismic velocity at Bezymianny volcano using ambient noise cross-correlation. Sixth Japan Kamchatka Alaska Subduction Processes Workshop. June 22-26, Fairbanks, AK.

Thelen, W.A., M.E. West, S.D. Malone (2009) Practical applications of multiplet behavoir at Mount St. Helens, Washington and Bezymianny Volcano, Russia. Sixth Japan Kamchatka Alaska Subduction Processes Workshop. June 22-26, Fairbanks, AK.

West, M., M. Gardine, T. Dominguez and D. Wilson (2009), Deep crust magmatism at Colima Volcano, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(22), Jt. Assem. Suppl., Abstract V31E-03.

West, M., (2009), Real time earthquake processing at volcanoes: what is and isn’t feasible? Seismological Society of America, April 8-10, Monterey, CA.

West, M.E., M. Gardine, T. Domínguez, S. Grand (2009) The Colima deep seismic experiment (CODEX). XI Reunión International Volcán de Colima, XI Reunión International Volcán de Colima, February 2-6, Colima, Mexico.

Gardine, M., T. Cox and M.E. West (2009) The June 2006 seismic swarm and possible magmatic dike injection in the Michoacán-Guanajuato volcanic field. XI Reunión International Volcán de Colima, February 2-6, Colima, Mexico.

West, M.E., T. Domínguez, M. Gardine (2009) Tracking subtle seismic changes in Colima Volcano 2006-2008. XI Reunión International Volcán de Colima, XI Reunión International Volcán de Colima, February 2-6, Colima, Mexico.

Cox, T.F., M. Gardine, M. West (2008), June 2006 seismic swarm and dike injection event beneath the Michoacan-Guanajuato volcanic field, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V51D-2071.

Ruppert, N.A., R.A. Hansen, M. West and S. Prejean (2008), Seismic Swarm Associated With the 2008 Eruption of Kasatochi Volcano, Alaska, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract A53B-0261.

Nikulin, A. , A. Shuler, V. Levin and M. West (2008), A high velocity layer at depth beneath Bezymyannii Volcano, a possible source of seismicity?, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract S34A-01.

Thelen, W.A., M.E. West, S. D. Malone and S. Senyukov (2008), The Role of Multiplets in the Seismicity of the October 2007 Eruption at Bezymianny Volcano, Russia, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V43A-2142.

Dixon, J.P., S. R. McNutt, J. A. Power and M. West (2008), Twenty years of Alaska Volcano Observatory's contributions to seismology, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V51A-2016.

LeBlanc, L.E., C. Larsen, M. West, S. O'Neel and M. Truffer (2008), Time-series Analysis of Icequakes and Ice Motion, Bering Glacier, AK, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract C11D-0535.

Amundson, J.M., M. Fahnestock, M. Truffer, V. Tsai and M. West (2008), Analysis of seismic waveforms generated during iceberg calving events, Jakobshavn Isbræ, Greenland, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract C22A-02.

Shuler, A.E., G. Ekström, M. E. West and S. Senyukov (2008), Ambient Noise Tomography at Bezymianny Volcano, Kamchatka, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V43A-2143.

Simon, A., J. Eichelberger, M. West, M. Ramsey, A. Newman, M. Reed, A. Kiryukhin and O. Selyangin (2008), Mutnovsky Volcano: Exploring the feedback loop between arc volcanism and continental hydrothermal systems, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V41E-08.

Buurman, H. and M. West (2008), Seismic precursors to explosive eruptions during the 2006 eruption of Augustine volcano, Alaska. IRIS Workshop, June 4-6, Stevenson, WA.

Gardine, M., M. West and T. Dominguez (2008), Toward the deep structure of Colima Volcano, Mexico. IRIS Workshop, June 4-6, Stevenson, WA.

M. West, S. Senyukov, V. Chebrov, W. Thelen, A. Nikulin (2008), Seismic investigations of Bezymianny volcano (Kamchatka, Russia) through the NSF PIRE program. IRIS Workshop, June 4-6, Stevenson, WA.

Nikulin, A., V. Levin, M. West (2008), A high velocity layer beneath Bezymianny volcano, a possible source of seismicity? IRIS Workshop, June 4-6, Stevenson, WA.
West, M., T. Domínguez & M. Gardine (2008), Tracking changes in Colima Volcano through seismic data mining. Seismological Society of America, April 16-18, Albuquerque, NM.

Ni, J., D. Wilson, R. Aster, W. Gao, S. Grand, M. West, S. Baldridge and the RISTRA team (2008), Deep structure and dynamics of the Rio grande Rift. Seismological Society of America, April 16-18, Albuquerque, NM.

Dixon, J., S.R. McNutt, J.A. Power and M.E. West (2008), Twenty years of seismic monitoring by the Alaska Volcano Observatory. Seismological Society of America, April 16-18, Albuquerque, NM.

West, M., (2008), Tools and techniques in seismic waveform cross correlation, informal lunch seminar, Mar. 27, GI-UAF. (talk slides)

West, M., S. Senyukov, D. Droznin, W. Thelen, H. Buurman, A. Nikulin, V., Chebrov, V. Jaschuk (2007), Eruption seismicity of Bezymianny Volcano, Kamchatka, Russia, Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract S43A-1034. (mini-poster)

Thelen, W., S. Malone, M. West, S. Senyukov, V. Chebrov (2007), Comparison and Occurrence of Event Types at Bezymianny Volcano, Russia and Mount St. Helens, Washington, Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V51D-0783.

Larsen, C. F., M. Truffer, L. LeBlanc, S. O'Neel and M. West (2007), Continuous Measurements of Ice Motion and Associated Seismicity at Bering Glacier, Alaska., Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract G33B-1232.

Cervelli, P. F., and M. West (2007), The 2006 Eruption of Fourpeaked Volcano, Katmai National Park, Alaska, Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V31E-0719.

van Manen, S., J. Dehn. M. West, S. Blake, D. Rothery (2007), The 2006 Augustine Alaska eruption: combined analyses of seismic and thermal data, Geological Society of London Bicentennial Conference, Sept. 10-12, London, UK. (poster)

Gardine, M., T. Dominguez, M. West, S. Grand, S. Suhardja (2006), The Deep Seismic Structure of Volcan de Colima, Mexico Eos Trans. AGU, 88(23), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract T51A-02.

Buurman, H., M. West (2006), Integrated Seismic Observations of the 2006 Eruption of Augustine Volcano, Eos Trans. AGU, 87(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V51C-1683.

Gardine, M., M. West (2006), Investigating the Deep Seismic Structure of Volcan de Colima, Mexico, Eos Trans. AGU, 87(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V11B-0585.

West, M. (2006), A seismic perspective on Bezymianny volcano, Mt. St. Helens Petrology Workshop, Aug. 27-30. Vancouver, WA.

Hawthorne, J., M. West (2005), Toward the systematic counting of volcanic seismic events, Eos Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract S11B-0171 (mini-poster)

West, M., J. Sanchez, S. McNutt (2005), Periodically-triggered seismicity at Mt. Wrangell volcano following the Sumatra earthquake. Seismological Society of America, April 26-29, Lake Tahoe, NV. (mini-poster)

Grand, S., J. Ni, M. West, M. Guzmán-Speziale, T. Domínguez-Reyes (2004), Imaging the deep root of the Mexican Volcanic Zone: A collaborative project to map the subducting Rivera/Cocos plates and the source region of the overlying volcanic centers. Penrose Conference on Neogene-Quaternary Continental Margin Volcanism, Jan. 12-16, Metepec, Mexico. (mini-poster)

West, M. E., W. Gao, S.P. Grand (2003), Joint tomographic inversion of body and surface waves for upper mantle structure, Eos Trans. AGU, 84(46), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract S31E-0806. (mini-poster)

Adams, D., M. West, J. Ni (2003), Pn Tomography at the Intersection of the Rio Grande Rift and Jemez Lineament, Eos Trans. AGU, 84(46), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract S31E-0815. (poster)

Genareau, K., M. West (2003), Seismic Detection of Sediment Interface Beneath the Moat Regions of the Valles Caldera, New Mexico, Eos Trans. AGU, 84(46), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract S52I-07. (abstract)

West, M., J. Ni, D. Wilson, R. Aster, S. Baldridge, W. Gao, S. Grand, R. Gok (2003), Passive rifting and support for high elevation in the Southwest U.S., 2003 IRIS Workshop., Yosemite, CA. (mini-poster)

West, M. (2002), Seismic Imaging of Magma Systems from Surface to Source: Four analogues for EarthScope, EarthScope Workshop on Active Magmatic Systems, Vancouver, WA. (mini-poster)

West, M., R. Gok, and the RISTRA Team (2002), Structure and deformation of the uppermost mantle beneath the RISTRA array, 2002 IRIS Workshop, Kona, HI. (mini-poster)

West, M, J. Ni, D. Wilson, R. Aster, S. Grand, W. Gao, R. Gok, S. Baldridge, S. Semken, J. Schlue (2002), Structure of the Uppermost Mantle Beneath the RISTRA Array From Surface Waves, Eos Trans. AGU, 83(47), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract S61A-1116. (mini-poster)

Conrad, C., M. Fisk, V. Khalturin, W.Y. Kim, I. Morozov, E. Morozova, P. Richards, D. Schaff, F. Waldhauser, M. West, Seismic Location Calibration for 30 IMS stations in Eastern Asia, 23rd Annual DoD/DOE Seismic Research Review: Worldwide Monitoring of Nuclear Explosions, 2-5 October 2001, Jackson Hole, WY. (poster)

Sohn, R A, M. West, W. Menke, J. Chadwick, M. Perfit, A. Barclay, S. Webb, M. Tolstoy (2001), The Cobb/Juan de Fuca Hotspot-Ridge Interaction; Weak Plumes and Return Flow, Eos Trans. AGU, 82(47), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract T31D-04.

West, M., W. Menke, M. Tolstoy (2001), Focused Melt Supply at the Cobb Hot Spot / Juan de Fuca Ridge Intersection, Eos Trans. AGU, 82(47), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract T31D-01. (talk slides)

West, M., W. Menke, M. Tolstoy (2000), The Magmatic Structure of Axial Volcano, Eos Trans. AGU, 81(48), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V12B-09.

West, M., W. Menke and M. Tolstoy (2000), Seismic Imaging of the Cobb Hot Spot / Juan de Fuca Ridge Interaction at Axial Volcano - Preliminary results, RIDGE-sponsored Plume-Ridge Interaction Workshop, Troutdale, OR.

M. West, W. Menke, M. Tolstoy, S. Webb, R. Sohn (1999), Seismic Imaging of Axial Volcano: Preliminary Results (1999), RIDGE-sponsored Juan de Fuca Results Symposium, Seattle, WA.

West, M, Menke, W (1999), Fluid-Induced Changes in Near-Surface Shear Velocity Derived From Surface Waves, Eos Trans. AGU, 80 , Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H32C-01. (abstract)