Publications


Dewangan, A., Pande, Y., Braun, H. W., Vernon, F., Perez, I., Altintas, I., Cottrell, G. W., & Nguyen, M. H. (2022). FIgLib & SmokeyNet: Dataset and deep learning model for real-time wildland fire smoke detection. Remote Sensing, 14(4), 15. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs14041007
Martynov, V. G., Astiz, L., Kilb, D., & Vernon, F. L. (2021). Modulation of seismic noise near the San Jacinto fault in southern California: origin and observations of the cyclical time dependence and associated crustal properties. Geophysical Journal International, 225(1), 127–139. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggaa585
Qin, L., Share, P. E., Qiu, H. R., Allam, A. A., Vernon, F. L., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2021). Internal structure of the San Jacinto fault zone at the Ramona Reservation, north of Anza, California, from dense array seismic data. Geophysical Journal International, 224(2), 1226–1242. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggaa482
Mordret, A., Brenguier, F., Causse, M., Boue, P., Voisin, C., Dumont, I., Vernon, F. L., & Ampuero, J. P. (2020). Seismic stereometry reveals preparatory behavior and source kinematics of intermediate-size earthquakes. Geophysical Research Letters, 47(17). https://doi.org/10.1029/2020gl088563
Caton, R. C., Pavlis, G. L., Thomson, D. J., & Vernon, F. L. (2020). Methods for the robust computation of the long-period seismic spectrum of broad-band arrays. Geophysical Journal International, 222(3), 1480–1501. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggaa218
Cheng, Y. F., Ben-Zion, Y., Brenguier, F., Johnson, C. W., Li, Z. F., Share, P. E., Mordret, A., Boue, P., & Vernon, F. (2020). An automated method for developing a catalog of small earthquakes using data of a dense seismic array and nearby stations. Seismological Research Letters, 91(5), 2862–2871. https://doi.org/10.1785/0220200134
Johnson, C. W., Ben-Zion, Y., Meng, H. R., & Vernon, F. (2020). Identifying different classes of seismic noise signals using unsupervised learning. Geophysical Research Letters, 47(15). https://doi.org/10.1029/2020gl088353
Share, P. E., Taborik, P., Stepancikova, P., Stemberk, J., Rockwell, T. K., Wade, A., Arrowsmith, J. R., Donnellan, A., Vernon, F. L., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2020). Characterizing the uppermost 100 m structure of the San Jacinto fault zone southeast of Anza, California, through joint analysis of geological, topographic, seismic and resistivity data. Geophysical Journal International, 222(2), 781–794. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggaa204
Martynov, V. G., Astiz, L., Kilb, D., & Vernon, F. L. (2020). The M2 tidal tilt results from USArray seismic data from the western United States. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1785/0120190314
Johnson, C. W., Kilb, D., Baltay, A., & Vernon, F. (2020). Peak ground velocity spatial variability revealed by dense seismic array in Southern California. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 125(6), e2019JB019157. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019jb019157
Kilb, D., & Vernon, F. (2020). Southern California jolted by moderate but intense quake. Temblor. https://doi.org/10.32858/temblor.084
Qin, L., Vernon, F. L., Johnson, C. W., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2019). Spectral characteristics of daily to seasonal ground motion at the Pinon Flats Observatory from coherence of seismic data. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 109(5), 1948–1967. https://doi.org/10.1785/0120190070
Brenguier, F., Baue, P., Ben-Zion, Y., Vernon, F., Johnson, C. W., Mordret, A., Coutant, O., Share, P. E., Beauce, E., Hollis, D., & Lecocq, T. (2019). Train traffic as a powerful noise source for monitoring active faults with seismic interferometry. Geophysical Research Letters, 46(16), 9529–9536. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019gl083438
Johnson, C. W., Meng, H. R., Vernon, F., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2019). Characteristics of ground motion generated by wind interaction with trees, structures, and other surface obstacles. Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth, 124(8), 8519–8539. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018jb017151
Johnson, C. W., Vernon, F., Nakata, N., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2019). Atmospheric processes modulating noise in Fairfield nodal 5 Hz geophones. Seismological Research Letters, 90(4), 1612–1618. https://doi.org/10.1785/0220180383
Zigone, D., Ben-Zion, Y., Lehujeur, M., Campillo, M., Hillers, G., & Vernon, F. L. (2019). Imaging subsurface structures in the San Jacinto fault zone with high-frequency noise recorded by dense linear arrays. Geophysical Journal International, 217(2), 879–893. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggz069
Sahakian, V. J., Baltay, A., Hanks, T. C., Buehler, J., Vernon, F. L., Kilb, D., & Abrahamson, N. A. (2019). Ground motion residuals, path effects, and crustal properties: A pilot study in Southern California. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 124(6), 5738–5753. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018jb016796
Share, P. E., Allam, A. A., Ben-Zion, Y., Lin, F. C., & Vernon, F. L. (2019). Structural properties of the San Jacinto Fault Zone at Blackburn Saddle from seismic data of a dense linear array. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 176(3), 1169–1191. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00024-018-1988-5
Sahakian, V., Baltay, A., Hanks, T., Buehler, J., Vernon, F., Kilb, D., & Abrahamson, N. (2018). Decomposing leftovers: Event, path, and site residuals for a small‐magnitude Anza region GMPE. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1785/0120170376
Golos, E. M., Fang, H., Yao, H., Zhang, H., Burdick, S., Vernon, F., Schaeffer, A., Lebedev, S., & van der Hilst, R. D. (2018). Shear Wave Tomography Beneath the United States Using a Joint Inversion of Surface and Body Waves. Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth, 123(6), 5169–5189. https://doi.org/10.1029/2017jb014894
Qin, L., Ben-Zion, Y., Qiu, H., Share, P. E., Ross, Z. E., & Vernon, F. L. (2018). Internal structure of the San Jacinto fault zone in the trifurcation area southeast of Anza, California, from data of dense seismic arrays. Geophysical Journal International, 213(1), 98–114. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggx540
Jacques, A. A., Horel, J. D., Crosman, E. T., & Vernon, F. L. (2017). Tracking Mesoscale Pressure Perturbations Using the USArray Transportable Array. Monthly Weather Review, 145(8), 3119–3142. https://doi.org/10.1175/mwr-d-16-0450.1
Share, P. E., Ben-Zion, Y., Ross, Z. E., Qiu, H. R., & Vernon, F. L. (2017). Internal structure of the San Jacinto fault zone at Blackburn Saddle from seismic data of a linear array. Geophysical Journal International, 210(2), 819–832. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggx191
Donner, S., Lin, C. J., Hadziioannou, C., Gebauer, A., Vernon, F., Agnew, D. C., Igel, H., Schreiber, U., & Wassermann, J. (2017). Comparing direct observation of strain, rotation, and displacement with array estimates at Pinon Flat Observatory, California. Seismological Research Letters, 88(4), 1107–1116. https://doi.org/10.1785/0220160216
Qiu, H., Ben-Zion, Y., Ross, Z. E., Share, P. E., & Vernon, F. L. (2017). Internal structure of the San Jacinto fault zone at Jackass Flat from data recorded by a dense linear array. Geophysical Journal International, 209(3), 1369–1388. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggx096
Thomson, D. J., & Vernon, F. L. (2016). Some comments on the analysis of “big” scientific time series. Proceedings of the Ieee, 104(11), 2220–2249. https://doi.org/10.1109/jproc.2016.2598218
Tanimoto, T., Lin, C.-J., Hadziioannou, C., Igel, H., & Vernon, F. (2016). Estimate of Rayleigh-to-Love wave ratio in the secondary microseism by a small array at Piñon Flat observatory, California. Geophysical Research Letters, 43(21), 11,173-11,181. https://doi.org/10.1002/2016GL071133
Ross, Z. E., Ben-Zion, Y., White, M. C., & Vernon, F. L. (2016). Analysis of earthquake body wave spectra for potency and magnitude values: implications for magnitude scaling relations. Geophysical Journal International, 207(2), 1158–1164. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggw327
Ross, Z. E., White, M. C., Vernon, F. L., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016). An improved algorithm for real-time S-wave picking with application to the (augmented) ANZA network in Southern California. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 106(5), 2013–2022. https://doi.org/10.1785/0120150230
Roux, P., Moreau, L., Lecointre, A., Hillers, G., Campillo, M., Ben-Zion, Y., Zigone, D., & Vernon, F. (2016). A methodological approach towards high-resolution surface wave imaging of the San Jacinto Fault Zone using ambient-noise recordings at a spatially dense array. Geophysical Journal International, 206(2), 980–992. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggw193
Jacques, A. A., Horel, J. D., Crosman, E. T., Vernon, F., & Tytell, J. (2016). The Earthscope US transportable array 1 Hz surface pressure dataset. Geoscience Data Journal, 3(1), 29–36. https://doi.org/10.1002/gdj3.37
Tytell, J., Vernon, F., Hedlin, M., Hedlin, C. D., Reyes, J., Busby, B., Hafner, K., & Eakins, J. (2016). The USARRAY transportable array as a platform for weather observation and research. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 97(4), 603–619. https://doi.org/10.1175/bams-d-14-00204.1
Li, Z. F., Peng, Z. G., Ben-Zion, Y., & Vernon, F. L. (2015). Spatial variations of shear wave anisotropy near the San Jacinto Fault Zone in Southern California. Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth, 120(12), 8334–8347. https://doi.org/10.1002/2015jb012483
Thomson, D. J., & Vernon, F. L. (2015). Unexpected, high-Q, low-frequency peaks in seismic spectra. Geophysical Journal International, 202(3), 1690–1710. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggv175
Ben-Zion, Y., Vernon, F. L., Ozakin, Y., Zigone, D., Ross, Z. E., Meng, H. R., White, M., Reyes, J., Hollis, D., & Barklage, M. (2015). Basic data features and results from a spatially dense seismic array on the San Jacinto fault zone. Geophysical Journal International, 202(1), 370–380. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggv142
Jacques, A. A., Horel, J. D., Crosman, E. T., & Vernon, F. L. (2015). Central and Eastern US surface pressure variations derived from the USArray Network. Monthly Weather Review, 143(4), 1472–1493. https://doi.org/10.1175/mwr-d-14-00274.1
Mikhalevsky, P. N., Sagen, H., Worcester, P. F., Baggeroer, A. B., Orcutt, J., Moore, S. E., Lee, C. M., Vigness-Raposa, K. J., Freitag, L., Arrott, M., Atakan, K., Beszczynska-Moeller, A., Duda, T. F., Dushaw, B. D., Gascard, J. C., Gavrilov, A. N., Keers, H., Morozov, A. K., Munk, W. H., … Yuen, M. Y. (2015). Multipurpose Acoustic Networks in the Integrated Arctic Ocean Observing System. Arctic, 68, 11–27.
Yang, H. F., Li, Z. F., Peng, Z. G., Ben-Zion, Y., & Vernon, F. (2014). Low-velocity zones along the San Jacinto Fault, Southern California, from body waves recorded in dense linear arrays. Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth, 119(12), 8976–8990. https://doi.org/10.1002/2014jb011548
Allam, A. A., Ben-Zion, Y., Kurzon, I., & Vernon, F. (2014). Seismic velocity structure in the Hot Springs and Trifurcation areas of the San Jacinto fault zone, California, from double-difference tomography. Geophysical Journal International, 198(2), 978–999. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggu176
Kurzon, I., Vernon, F. L., Rosenberger, A., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2014). Real-time automatic detectors of P and S waves using singular value decomposition. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 104(4), 1696–1708. https://doi.org/10.1785/0120130295
Jacobeit, E., Thomas, C., & Vernon, F. (2013). Influence of station topography and Moho depth on the mislocation vectors for the Kyrgyz Broadband Seismic Network (KNET). Geophysical Journal International, 193(2), 949–959. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggt014
Kane, D. L., Shearer, P. M., Goertz-Allmann, B. P., & Vernon, F. L. (2013). Rupture directivity of small earthquakes at Parkfield. Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth, 118(1), 212–221. https://doi.org/10.1029/2012jb009675
Pavlis, G. L., Sigloch, K., Burdick, S., Fouch, M. J., & Vernon, F. L. (2012). Unraveling the geometry of the Farallon plate: Synthesis of three-dimensional imaging results from USArray. Tectonophysics, 532, 82–102. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2012.02.008
Kilb, D., Biasi, G., Anderson, J., Brune, J., Peng, Z. G., & Vernon, F. L. (2012). A Comparison of Spectral Parameter Kappa from Small and Moderate Earthquakes Using Southern California ANZA Seismic Network Data. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 102(1), 284–300. https://doi.org/10.1785/0120100309
Burdick, S., van der Hilst, R. D., Vernon, F. L., Martynov, V., Cox, T., Eakins, J., Karasu, G. H., Tylell, J., Astiz, L., & Pavlis, G. L. (2012). Model Update March 2011: Upper Mantle Heterogeneity beneath North America from Traveltime Tomography with Global and USArray Transportable Array Data. Seismological Research Letters, 83(1), 23–28. https://doi.org/10.1785/gssrl.83.1.23
Walker, K. T., Shelby, R., Hedlin, M. A. H., de Groot-Hedlin, C., & Vernon, F. (2011). Western US Infrasonic Catalog: Illuminating infrasonic hot spots with the USArray. Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth, 116. https://doi.org/10.1029/2011jb008579
Anchieta, M. C., Wolfe, C. J., Pavlis, G. L., Vernon, F. L., Eakins, J. A., Solomon, S. C., Laske, G., & Collins, J. A. (2011). Seismicity around the Hawaiian Islands Recorded by the PLUME Seismometer Networks: Insight into Faulting near Maui, Molokai, and Oahu. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 101(4), 1742–1758. https://doi.org/10.1785/0120100271
Castro, R. R., Valdes-Gonzalez, C., Shearer, P., Wong, V., Astiz, L., Vernon, F., Perez-Vertti, A., & Mendoza, A. (2011). The 3 August 2009 M-w 6.9 Canal de Ballenas Region, Gulf of California, Earthquake and Its Aftershocks. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 101(3), 929–939. https://doi.org/10.1785/0120100154
Kane, D. L., Prieto, G. A., Vernon, F. L., & Shearer, P. M. (2011). Quantifying Seismic Source Parameter Uncertainties. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 101(2), 535–543. https://doi.org/10.1785/0120100166
Schofield, O., Kohut, J., Glenn, S., Morell, J., Capella, J., Corredor, J., Orcutt, J., Arrott, M., Krueger, I., Meisinger, M., Peach, C., Vernon, F., Chave, A., Chao, Y., Chien, S., Thompson, D., Brown, W., Oliver, M., & Boicourt, W. (2010). A Regional Slocum Glider Network in the Mid-Atlantic Bight Leverages Broad Community Engagement. Marine Technology Society Journal, 44(6), 185–195.