Publications

Recent publications and presentations based on OBIC data:
Bentley, A. (2016). Teacher at sea. Teaching Earth Sciences Newsletter, 41(2): 18-27.
Searle, R.C., Peirce, C., and Bentley, A. (2016). Research and outreach at the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. A&G, 57(3): 3.18-3.20, doi:10.1093/astrogeo/atw098.
Bayrakci, G., T.A. Minshull, D.S. Sawyer, T.J. Reston, D. Klaeschen, C. Papenberg, C. Ranero, J.M. Bull, R.G. Davy, D.J. Shillington, M. Perez-Gussinye, and J.K. Morgan (2016). Fault-controlled hydration of the upper mantle during continental rifting. Nat. Geosci., 9, doi:10.1038/ngeo2671.
Davy, R.G., T.A. Minshull, G. Bayrakci, J.M. Bull, D. Klaeshen, C. Papenberg, T.J. Reston, D.S. Sawyer, and C.A. Zelt (2016). Continental hyperextension, mantle exhumation, and thin oceanic crust at the continent-ocean transition, West Iberia: New insights from wide-angle seismic. J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 121, doi:10.1002/2016JB012825.
Goswami, B. K., K. A. Weitemeyer, T. A. Minshull, M. C. Sinha, G. K. Westbrook, A. Chabert, T. J. Henstock, and S. Ker (2015). A joint electromagnetic and seismic study of an active pockmark within the hydrate stability field at the Vestnesa Ridge, West Svalbard margin. J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 120, doi:10.1002/2015JB012344.
Paulatto, M., C. Annen, T. J. Henstock, E. Kiddle, T. A. Minshull, R. S. J. Sparks, and B. Voight (2012). Magma chamber properties from integrated seismic tomography and thermal modelling at Montserrat, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 13, Q01014, doi:10.1029/2011GC003892.
Tang, G., Barton, P.J et al, (2011). 3-D seismic tomography study in the Simeulue segment of the Sumatra subduction zone, BGA New Advances in Geophysics meeting, Feb 2011, Geological Society of London.
Barton, P.J., Grieve, R.A.F., Morgan, J.V., Surendra, A.T., Vermeesch, P.M. Christeson, G.L., Gulick, S.P.S. and Warner M.R., (2010). Seismic images of Chicxulub impact melt sheet and comparison with the Sudbury structure, in Reimold, W.U., and Gibson, R.L., eds., Large meteorite impacts and planetary evolution IV: Geological Society of America Special Paper 465, p.103-113, doi: 10.1130/2010.2465(07).
Lange, D., Tilmann, F., Rietbrock, A., Collings, R., Natawidjaja, D.H., Suwargadi, B.W., Barton, P., Henstock, T. and Ryberg, T., (2010). The fine structure of the subducted investigator fracture zone in western Sumatra as seen by local seismicity. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 298, 1-2, 47-56. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2010.07.020.
Minshull T.A., Sarkar S., Chabert A., Westbrook G.K., Berndt C., Evidence for Subsurface Methane from High-Resolution reflection and Wide Angle Seismic Data Offshore Svalbard, EGU General Assembly, Vienna, April 2010
Paulatto, M., Annen, C., Henstock, T.J., Kiddle, E.J., Minshull, T.A., Sparks, R.S.J. and Voight, B., (2010). 3D image of an active magma chamber beneath Montserrat, Lesser Antilles, from first-arrival travel-time tomography, Eos Trans. American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract V51F-01.
Paulatto, M., Minshull, T.A. and Henstock, T.J. and the SEA-CALIPSO Team, (2010). Probing the interior of an active volcano: 3D seismic tomography at Montserrat, Geophysical Research Abstracts, 12, EGU2010-9376.
Plaza-Faverola, A., Westbrook, G.K., Ker, S., Exley, R.J.K., Gailler, A., Minshull, T.A., and Broto, K., (2010). Evidence from three-dimensional seismic tomography for a substantial accumulation of gas hydrate in a fluid-escape chimney in the Nyegga pockmark field, offshore Norway. J. Geophys. Res., 115, B08104, doi:10.1029/2009JB007078.
Plaza-Faverola, A., Westbrook, G.K., Ker, S., Exley, R.J.K., Gailler, A., Minshull, T.A. and Broto, K., (2010). Evidence from 3D seismic tomography for hydrate accumulation in a fluid-escape chimney in the Nyegga area on the Vøring plateau, Geophysical Research Abstracts, 12, EGU2010-4341-1.
Shalev, E., Kenedi, C.L. Malin, P., Voight, B., Miller, V., Hidayat, D., Sparks, R.S.J., Minshull, T.A., Paulatto, M., Brown, L. and Mattioli, G., (2010). 3-D seismic velocity tomography of Montserrat from the SEA-CALIPSO offshore/onshore experiment, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L00E17, doi:10.1029/2010GL042498.Paulatto, M., Minshull, T.A. and Henstock, T.J. and the SEA-CALIPSO Team, (2010). Probing the interior of an active volcano: 3D seismic tomography at Montserrat, Geophysical Research Abstracts, 12, EGU2010-9376.
Voight, B., R. S. J. Sparks, J. Hammond, E. Shalev, P. Malin, C. Kenedi, T. A. Minshull, M. Paulatto, G. Mattioli, D. Hidayat, and C. Widiwijayanti (2010). Active-source seismic experiment peers under Soufriere Hills Volcano, Eos Trans. Am. Geophys. Union, 91, 245-246.
Chabert A., Minshull T.A., Westbrook G.K., Berndt C., Sarkar S., Seismic modelling of gas hydrate and free gas in sediments, from ocean-bottom seismometer data along the continental margin of Western Svalbard, AGU Fall Metting, San Francisco, December 2009
Chabert A., Minshull T.A., Westbrook G.K., Berndt C., Seismic imaging of gas hydrate and free gas based on ocean bottom seismomter data along the continental margin of Western Svalbard, UK Arctic Science Conference, Southampton, July 2009
Chabert A., Minshull T.A., Westbrook G.K., Berndt C., Gas hydrate quantification from ocean-bottom seismomter data along the continental margin of Western Svalbard, UK IODP, London, May 2009
Chabert A., Minshull T., Westbrook G.K., Berndt C., Gas hydrate quantification from ocean-bottom seismometer data along the continental margin of Western Svalbard, EGU general Assembly, Vienna, April 2009
Christeson G.L., Collins G.S., Morgan J.V., Gulick S.P.S., Barton P.J., Warner M.R., (2009). Mantle deformation beneath the Chicxulub impact crater. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 284(1-2), p 249-257.
Vermeesch, P.M., Morgan, J.V., Christeson, G.L., Barton, P.J. and Surendra, A., (2009). Three-dimensional joint inversion of traveltime and gravity data across the Chicxulub impact crater. Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth 114 B02105 10.1029/2008jb005776
Gulick, S.P.S., Barton, P.J., Christeson, G.L., Morgan, J.V., McDonald, M., Mendoza-Cervantes, K., Pearson, Z.F., Surendra, A., Urrutia-Fucugauchi, J., Vermeesch, P.M. and Warner, M.R., (2008). Importance of pre-impact crustal structure for the asymmetry of the Chicxulub impact crater. Nature Geoscience. Vol: 1 Iss: 2 Pages: 131-135
Jose, T., T. Minshull, G. Westbrook, H. Nouzé, S. Ker, A. Gailler, R. Exley, and C. Berndt, A geophysical study of a pockmark in the Nyegga region, Norwegian Sea, Proc. 6th Int. Conf. on Natural Gas Hydrates, paper 5568, 2008.
Kenedi, C.L., Sparks, R.S.J., Dean, S., Hammond, J.O.S., Malin, P., Minshull, T.A., Paulatto, M., Peirce, C., Ryan, G., Shalev, E. and Voight, B., (2008). Volcano-tectonic history of the island of Montserrat, West Indies, from seismic reflection data, Eos Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V53C-06.
Minshull, T.A., Paulatto, M., Baptie, B., Dean, S., Hammond, J.O.S., Henstock, T., Kenedi, C.L., Malin, P., Peirce, C., Ryan, G., Shalev, E., Sparks, R.S.J. and Voight, B., (2008). Crustal structure of Montserrat and surrounding area from integrated onshore, ocean bottom and multichannel reflection seismic data, Eos Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V51C-2037.
Paulatto, M., Minshull, T.A., Baptie, B., Dean, S., Hammond, J.O.S., Henstock, T., Kenedi, C.L., Malin, P., Peirce, C., Ryan, G., Shalev, E., Sparks, R.S.J. and Voight, B., (2008). Seismic velocity structure of the island of Montserrat from reflection/refraction tomography, Eos Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V53C-05.
Paulatto, M., Minshull, T.A., Henstock, T., Sparks, R.S.J., Baptie, B., Mailin, P., Kenedi, K.L., Voight, B., Shalev, E., Hammond, J., Ryan, G. and Peirce, C., (2008). A glimpse inside an active volcano: 2D inversion of combined refracted and reflected arrivals at Montserrat, Postgraduate Students in Geophysics, BGA Special Meeting, Durham University.
Shalev, E., Kenedi, C.L., Malin, P., Voight, B., Miller, V., Hidayat, D., Brown, L., Minshull, T., Sparks, S., Lee, A., Mattioli, G., Stewart, R., Herd, R., Saldana, S. and Paulatto, M., (2008). 3-D seismic velocity tomography of Montserrat from the SEA-CALIPSO Offshore/onshore experiment, Eos Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V53C-03.
Shillington, D. J., T. A. Minshull, C. Peirce and J. M. O’Sullivan (2008), P and S wave velocities of consolidated sediments from a pilot seafloor seismic survey in the North Celtic Sea Basin, offshore Ireland, Geophys. Prosp., 56, 197-211
Vermeesch, P.M. and J.V. Morgan (2008). Structural uplift beneath the Chicxulub impact structure. Journal of Geophysical Research – Solid Earth, 113, B07103, doi:10.1029/2007JB005393.
Voight, B., Widiwijayanti, C., Mattioli, G., Ammon, C., Elsworth, D., Foroozan, R., Hidayat, D., Humphreys, M., Minshull, T., Paulatto, M., Shalev, E. and Sparks, S., (2008). Conundrum on magmatic reservoir of Soufriere Hills volcano, Montserrat: enigmatic evidence and the case for a vertically-elongated reservoir, Eos Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V53C-08.
Westbrook, G. K., R. Exley, T. Minshull, H. Nouzé, A. Gailler, T. Jose, S. Ker and A. Plaza, High-resolution 3D seismic investigations of hydrate-bearing fluid escape chimneys in the Nyegga region of the Voring Plateau, Norway, Proc. 6th Int. Conf. on Natural Gas Hydrates, paper 5597, 2008.
Minshull, T.A., Sinha, M.C. and Peirce, C., (2005). Multi-disciplinary, sub-seabed geophysical imaging – a new pool of 28 seafloor instruments in use by the United Kingdom Ocean Bottom Instrument Consortium. Sea Technology, 46 (10), 27-31.
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