Publications -- Keith Priestley -- pdf reprint files available on request

Priestley, K., and F. Tilmann, Relationship between the upper mantle high velocity seismic lid and the continental lithosphere, Litho, 109 doi: 10.1016/j.lithos.2008.10.021, 112-124, 2009.
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Rai, A., V.K. Gaur, S.S. Rai and K. Priestley, Seismic signature of the Pan-African orogeny: implications for southern India high-grade terranes, Geophys. J. Int., doi: 10.1111/1365-246X.2008.03965.x, 516-528, 2008.
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Priestley, K., D. McKenzie, E. Debayle, and S. Pilidou, The African upper mantle and its relationship to tectonics and surface geology, Geophys. J. Int., doi: 10.1111/1365-246X.2008.03951.x, 1108-1126, 2008.
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Ucisik, N., O. Gudmundsson, W. Hanka, T. Dahl-Jensen, K. Mosegaard and K. Priestley, Variations of shear-wave splitting in Greenland: Mantle anisotropy and possible impact of the Iceland plume, Tectonophysics, 462 doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2007.11.074, 137-148, 2008 , 2008.
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McKenzie, D. and K. Priestley, The influence of lithospheric thickness variations on contunental evolution, Litho, doi: 10.1016/j.lithos.lithos.2007.05.005, 1-11, 2008. 2008.
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Jackson, J., D. McKenzie, K. Priestley, K., and B. Emmerson, New views on the structure and rheology of the lithosphere, J. Geol. Soc., 165, 453-465, 2008.
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Priestley, K., J. Jackson and D. McKenzie, Lithospheric structure and deep earthquakes beneath India, the Himalaya and southern Tibet, Geophys. J. Int., 172, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2007.03636.x, 345-362, 2008.
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Nowrouzi, G., K. Priestley, M. Ghafory-Ashtiany, J. Doloei and D. Rham, Crustal velocity structure in the Kopeh-Dagh, from analysis of P-waveform receiver functions, Jour. Seismo. and Earthq. Eng., 8, 187-194, 2007.
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Kumar, P., R. Kind, K. Priestley and T. Dahl-Jensen, Crustal structure of Iceland and Greenland from receiver function studies J. Geophys. Res.,, 112, B03301, doi:10.1029/2005JB003991,2007.
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Mitra, S., K. Priestley, V.K. Gaur and S.S. Rai, Frequency-Dependent Lg Attenuation in the Indian Platform Bull. Seismo. Soc. Am.,, 96, doi:10.1785/120050116, 2449-2456, 2006.
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Qiu, X.-L., G.-P. Zeng, Y. Xu, T.-Y. Hao, Z.-X. Li, K. Priestley, and D. McKenzie, The crustal structure beneath the Shidao station on Xisha Islands of the South China Sea, Chinese J. Geophys.,, 49, 761-778, 2006.
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Sodoudi F., R. Kind, D. Hatzfeld, K. Priestley, W. Hanka, K. Wylegalla, G. Stavrakakis, A. Vafidis, H.-P. Harjes, M. Bohnhoff (2006), Lithospheric structure of the Aegean obtained from P and S receiver functions, J. Geophys. Res., 111, B10304, doi:10.1029/2005JB004082, 2006.
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Engdahl, E.R., J.A. Jackson, S. Myers, E. Bergman. and K. Priestley, Relocation and assessment of seismicity in the Iran region, Geophys. J. Int., 167, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2006.03127.x, 761-778, 2006.
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Emmerson, B., J. Jackson, D. McKenzie and K. Priestley, Seismicity, structure, and rheology of the lithosphere in the Lake Baikal region, Geophys. J. Int., 167, doi:10.1111/j.1365-24X.2006.03075.x, 1233-1273, 2006.
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Priestley, K., E. Debayle,D. McKenzie and S. Pilidou, Upper mantle structure of eastern Asia from multimode surface waveform tomography, J. Geophys. Res., 111, B10304, doi:10.1029/2005JB004082, 2006.
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Maggi, A., E. Debayle, K. Priestley and G. Barruol, Azimuthal anisotropy of the Pacific region, Earth. Planet. Sci. Lett., 250,53-71, 2006.
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Maggi, A., E. Debayle, K. Priestley and G. Barruol, Multimode surface waveform tomography of the Pacific Ocean: a closer look at the lithospheric cooling signature, Geophys. J. Int., 166,doi:10.1111/j.1365-24X.2006.03037.x, 2006.
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Jackson, J., M. Bouchon, E. Fielding, G. Funning, M. Ghorashi, D. Hatzfeld, H. Nazari, B. Parsons, K. Priestley, M. Talebian, M. Tatar, R. Walker and T. Wright, Seismotectonics, rupture process, and earthquake-hazard aspects of the 2003 December 26 Bam, Iran, earthquake, Geophys. J. Int., 166,doi:10.1111/j.1365-24X.2006.03056.x, 2006.
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Mitra, S., K. Priestley, V.K. Gaur and S.S. Rai, Shear-wave structure of the South Indian lithosphere from Rayleigh wave phase-velocity measurements, Bull. Seismo. Soc. Am,, 96, doi:10.1785/120050116, 2006.
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Rai, S.S., K. Priestley, V.K. Gaur, S. Mitra, M.P.Singh and M. Searle, Configuration of the Indian Moho beneath the NW Himalaya and Ladakh,, Geophy s. Res. Lett., 33, doi:10.1029/2006GL026076, 2006.
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Shaw-Champion, M.E., N.J. White, S.M. Jones and K. Priestley, Crustal velocity structure of the British Isles: A comparison of receiver functions and wide-angle seismic data, Geophys. J. Int., 166, 795-813, 2006.
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Priestley, K., and D. McKenzie, The thermal structure of the lithosphere from shear wave velocities, Earth. Planet. Sci. Lett., 244,285-301, 2006.
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Priestley, K., D. McKenzie and E. Debayle, The State of the Upper Mantle Beneath Southern Africa, Tectonophysics, 416,101-112, 2006.
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Talebian, M., J. Biggs, M. Bolourchi, A. Copley, A. Ghassemi, M. Ghorashi, J. Hollingsworth, J. Jackson, E. Nissen, B. Oveisi, B. Parsons, K. Priestley, and A. Saiidi, The Dahuiyeh (Zarand) earthquake of 2005 February 22 in central Iran: reactivation of an intra-mountain thrust, Geophys. J. Int., 164, 137-148, 2006.
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Mitra, S., K. Priestley, V.K. Gaur, S.S. Rai and J. Haines, Variations of Rayleigh wave group velocity dispersion and seismic heterogeneity of the Indian crust and uppermost mantle, Geophys. J. Int., 164, 88-98, 2006.
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Walker, R.T., M.J. Andalibi, M.R. Gheitanchi, J.A. Jackson, S. Karegar, and K. Priestley, Seismological and field observations from the 1990 November 6 Furg (Hormozgan) earthquake: a rare case of surface rupture in the Zagros mountains of Iran, Geophys. J. Int., 162, 1-12, 2005.
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Kumar, P., R. Kind, W. Hanka, K. Wylegalla, C. Reigber, X. Yuan, I. Woelbern, P. Schwinzer, K. Fleming, T. Dahl-Jensen, T. B. Larsen, J. Schweitzer, K. Priestley, O. Gudmundsson, and D. Wolf, The lithosphere of the NW-Atlantic and the Iceland plume track, Earth. Planet. Sci. Lett., 236, 249-257, 2005. Supplimentary material
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McKenzie, D., J. Jackson and K. Priestley, Thermal structure of Oceanic and Continental Lithosphere, Earth. Planet. Sci. Lett., 233, 337-349, 2005.
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Ucisik, N., O. Gudmundsson, K. Priestley, and T. Larsen, Seismic anisotropy beneath east Greenland revealed by shear wave splitting, Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, doi:10.1029/2004GL021875, 2005.
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Maggi, A. and K. Priestley, Surface Waveform Tomography of the Turkish-Iranian Plateau, Geophys. J. Int., 160, 1068-1080, 2005.
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Debayle, E., B.L.N. Kennett and K. Priestley, Global azimuthal seismic anisotropy and the unique plate-motion deformation of Australia, Nature, 433, 509-512, 2005. Supplimentary material
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Pilidou, S., K. Priestley, E. Debayle and O. Gudmundsson, Rayleigh wave tomography in the North Atlantic: high resolution images of Iceland, Azores and Eifel mantle plumes, Litho., 79, 453-474, 2005.
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Mitra, S. K. Priestley, A. Bhattacharyya and V.K. Gaur, Crustal structure and earthquake depths beneath northeastern India and southern Tibet, Geophys. J. Int., 160, 227-248, 2005.
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Pilidou, S., K. Priestley, O. Gudmundsson and E. Debayle, Gudmundsson and E. Debayle, Upper mantle S-wave speed heterogeneity and anisotropy beneath the North Atlantic from regional surface wave tomography: the Iceland and Azores plume, Geophys. J. Int., 159, 1057-1076, 2004.
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Jackson, J.A., H. Austrheim, D. Mckenzie, and K. Priestley, Metastability, mechanical strength, and the support of mountain belts, Geology, 32, 625-628, 2004.
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Pilidou, S., K. Priestley, J. Jackson, J. and A. Maggi, The 1996 Cyprus earthquake: a large, deep event in the Cyprean arc.Geophys. J. Int., 158, 85-97, 2004.
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Talebian, M., E.J. Fielding, G.J. Funning, M. Ghorashi, J. Jackson, H. Nazari, B. Parsons, K. Priestley, P.A. Rosen, R. Walker and T. Wright, The 2003 Bam (Iran) earthquake: Rupture of a blind strike-slip fault, Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, doi:10.1029/2004GL020058, 2004.
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Hatzfeld, D., M. Tatar, K. Priestley and M. Ghafory-Ashtiany, Seismological constraints on the crustal structure beneath the Zagros Mountain belt (Iran), Geophys. J. Int., 155, 403-410, 2003.
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Gupta, S., S.S. Rai, K.S. Prakasam, D. Srinagesh, R.K. Chadha, K. Priestley, and V.K. Gaur, First evidence for anomalous thick crust beneath mid-Archean western Dharwar Craton, Current Science, 84, 1219-1226, 2003.
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Gupta, S., S.S. Rai, K.S. Prakasam, D. Srinagesh1, B.K. Bansal, R.K. Chadha, Keith Priestley, V.K. Gaur, The Nature of the South Indian crust: Implications for Precambrian crustal evolution, Geophys. Res. Lett., 30, 1029/2002GL016770, 2003.
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Priestley, K., and E. Debayle, Upper mantle shear velocity beneath NE Asia from surface wave tomography, Geophys . Res. Lett., 30, 029/2002GL015931, 2003.
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Rai, S.S., K. Priestley, K. Suryaprakasam, D. Srinagesh, V.K. Gaur, and Z. Du, Crustal shear velocity structure of the south Indian shield, Jour. Geophys. Res., 108, 1029/2002JB001776, 2003.
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Maggi, A., K. Priestley, and J.A. Jackson, Earthquake focal depths in the Iran region, Jour. Seismo. and Earthq. Eng., 4, 1-10, 2003.
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Priestley, K., and D. McKenzie, The lithosphere beneath southern Africa, in The early Earth: physical, chemical and biological developmenteds C.M.R. Fowler, C.J. Ebinger and C.J. Hawkesworth, Geological Society of London Special Publication, 199, 45-64, 2002.
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Karagianni, E.E., D.G. Panagiotopouous, G.F. Panza, P. Suhadolc, C.B. Papazachos, B.C. Papazachos, A. Kiratzi, D. Hatzfeld, K. Makropoulos, K. Priestley, and A. Vuan, Rayleigh wave group velocity tomography in the Aegean area, Tecto., 358, 187-209, 2002.PDF.
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Pavlenkova, G.A., K. Priestley, and J. Cipar, 2D model of the crust and uppermost mantle along rift profile, Siberian craton, Tecto., 355, 171-186, 2002.PDF.
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Qiu, X., K. Priestley, and D. McKenzie, Teleseismic P-waveform receiver function analysis and its application to Qiongzhong station (QIZ) of Hainan Island, NW South China Sea, J. of Geosciences of China, 4, 1-8, 2002.PDF.
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Jackson, J.A., K. Priestley, M. Allen and M. Berberian, Active tectonics of the South Caspian basin, Geophys. J. Int., 148, 214-245, 2002.PDF.
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Priestley, K., H. Patton and C. Scholz, Modelling anomalous surface-wave propagation across the Southern Caspian Basin,, Bull. Seismo. Soc. Am,, 91, 1924-1929, 2001.PDF.
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Hatzfeld, D., E. Karagianni, I. Kassaras, A. Kiratzi, E. Louvari, H. Lyon-Caen, K. Makropoupos, P. Papadimitriou, G. Bock and K. Priestley, Shear wave anisotropy in the upper mantle beneath the Aegean related to internal deformation, J. Geophys. Res.,a, 106, 30719-30736, 2001.PDF
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Tilmann, F., H. Benz, K. Priestley and P. Okubo, P wave velocity structure of the Uppermost Mantle beneath Hawaii from travel time tomography, Geophys J. Int, 146, 594-606, 2001.PDF
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Neves, F.A., S.C. Singh and K. Priestley, Velocity structure of the upper mantle discontinuities beneath North America from waveform inversion of Broad-band seismic data using genetic algorithm, J. Geophys. Res., 106, 21883-21895, 2001.PDF
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Berberian, M., C. Baker, E. Fielding, J.A. Jackson, B.E. Parsons, K. Priestley, M. Qorashi, M. Talebian, R. Walker and T.J. Wright, The 14 March 1998 Fandoqa earthquake (Mw 6.6) in Kerman province, S.E. Iran: re-rupture of the 1981 Sirch earthquake fault, triggering of slip on adjacent thrusts, and the active tectonics of the Gowk fault zone, Geophys J. Int., 146, 371-398, 2001.PDF
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Maggi, A., J.A. Jackson, K. Priestley and C. Baker, A re-assessment of focal depth distributions in southern Iran, the Tien Shan and northern India: do earthquakes really occur in the continental mantle?, Geophys J. Int., 143, 2000.PDF
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Darbyshire, F.A., R.S. White and K. Priestley, Structure of the crust and uppermost mantle of Iceland from combined seismic and gravity study, Earth Planet Sci. Lett., 181, 409-428, 2000.PDF
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Darbyshire, F.A., K. Priestley, R.S. White, R. Stefansson, G.B. Gudmundsson, and S.S. Jakobsdottir, Crustal structure of central and northern Iceland from analysis of teleseismic receiver functions, Geophys J. Int., 143, 163-184, 2000.PDF
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Smith, K.D., and K. Priestley, The 1986 Chalfant, California earthquake sequence, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 90, 813-831, 2000.PDF
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Berberian, M., J.A. Jackson, M. Qorashi, M. Talebian, M. Khatib, and K. Priestley, The 1994 Sefidabeh earthquake in eastern Iran: blind thrusting and bedding-plane slip on a growing anticline, and active tectonics of the Sistan suture zone, Geophys J. Int., 142, 283-299, 2000.PDF
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Li, X., R. Kind, K. Priestley, S.V. Sobolev, F. Tilmann, X. Yuan, and M. Weber, Mapping the Hawaiian plume conduit with converted seismic waves, Nature, 405, 938-941, 2000.PDF
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Maggi, A., J.A. Jackson, D. McKenzie and K. Priestley, Earthquake focal depths, effective elastic thickness, and the strength of the continental lithosphere, Geology, 28, 495-498, 2000.PDF
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Priestley, K., Velocity structure of the continental upper mantle: evidence from southern Africa, Lithos, 48, 45-56, 1999.PDF
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Mangino, S., K. Priestley and J. Ebel, The receiver structure beneath the China Digital Seismograph Network stations, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 89, 1053-1076, 1999.PDF
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Priestley, K., and F. Tilmann, Shear-wave structure of the lithosphere above the Hawaiian hot spot from two-station Rayleigh wave phase velocity measurements, Geophys. Res. Lett., 26, 1493-1496, 1999.PDF
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Qiu, X., K. Priestley and D. McKenzie, The lithospheric velocity structure of southern Africa from regional waveform modelling, South. African Geophys. Review, Special Issue: Geophysical Framework of the Kaapvaal Craton, Edited by R.J. Durrheim and S.J. Webb, 45-50, 1999.
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Berberian, M., J.A. Jackson, M. Qorashi, M.M. Khatib, K. Priestley, M. Talebian, and M. Ghafuri-Ashtiani, The 10 May 1997 Zirkuh (Qa'enat) earthquake (Mw 7.2): faulting along the Sistan suture zone of eastern Iran, Geophys. J. Int., 136, 671-694, 1999.PDF
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Tilmann, F. J., D. McKenzie, and K. Priestley, P and S wave scattering from plumes, J. Geophys. Res., 103, 21145-21163, 1998.PDF
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Mangino, S., and K. Priestley, The crustal structure of the south Caspian region, Geophys. J. Int., 133, 630-648, 1998.PDF
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Saunders, P, K. Priestley, and T. Taymaz, Variations in the crustal structure beneath western Turkey, Geophys. J. Int., 134, 373-389, 1998.
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Qiu, X., K. Priestley, and D. McKenzie, The lithospheric velocity structure of southern Africa, in Upper mantle heterogeneities from active and passive seismology, K. Fuchs (ed.), Kiluwer Academic Publisher, 277-285, 1997.
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Cipar, J., and K. Priestley, Central Siberian upper mantle cross-section from deep seismic sounding explosions, in Upper mantle heterogeneities from active and passive seismology, K. Fuchs (ed.), Kiluwer Academic Publisher, 75-85, 1997.
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Priestley, K.F., and H.J. Patton, Calibration of mb(Pn), mb(Lg) scales and the transportability of the Mo:mb discriminant to new tectonic regions, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 87, 1083-1099, 1997.PDF
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Gaur, V.K., and K.F. Priestley, Shear wave velocity structure beneath the Achaean granites around Hyderabad, inferred from receiver function analysis, Proc. Indian Acad. Sci (Earth Planet. Sci.), 1-8, 1997.
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Qiu, X., K. Priestley and D. McKenzie, Average lithospheric structure of southern Africa, Geophys. J. Int., 127, 563-586, 1996.
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Neves, F.A., S.C. Singh and K.F. Priestley, Velocity structure of upper-mantle transition zones beneath central Eurasia from seismic inversion using genetic algorithms, Geophys. J. Int., 125, 869-878, 1996.
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Priestley, K.F., J. Cipar, A.V. Egorkin, and N.I. Pavlenkova, Upper mantle velocity structure beneath the Siberian Platform, Geophys. J. Int., 118, 369-378, 1994.
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Priestley, K.F., C. Baker, and J. Jackson, Implications of earthquake focal mechanism data for the active tectonics of the south Caspian basin and surrounding regions, Geophys. J. Int., 118, 111-141, 1994.
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Baker, C., J. Jackson, and K.F. Priestley, Earthquakes on the Kazerun line in the Zagros Mountains of Iran: strike-slip faulting within a fold-and-thrust belt, Geophys. J. Int., 115, 41-61, 1993.
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Cipar, J.J, K.F. Priestley, A.V. Egorkin, and N.I. Pavlenkova, From rift to rift: The Yamal Peninsula - Lake Baikal deep seismic sounding profile, Geophys. Res. Lett., 20, 1631-1634, 1993.
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Smith, K.D., and K.F. Priestley, Aftershock stress release along the active fault planes of the 1984 Round Valley, California earthquake sequence applying a time domain stress drop method, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 83, 144-159, 1993.PDF
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Berberian, M, M. Qorashi, J.A. Jackson, K. Priestley, and T. Wallace, The Rudbar-Tarom earthquake of 20 June 1990 in NW Persia: preliminary field and seismological observations, and its tectonic significance, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 82, 1726-1755, 1992.PDF
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Rogers, A., S. Harmnsen, E. Corbett, K. Priestley, and D. de Polo, The Seismicity of Nevada and Adjacent Areas of the Great Basin, Geol. Soc. Am. Vol. 1, Decade of North American Geology, 153-184, 1991.
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Walter, W.R., and K.F. Priestley, High frequency P waves from earthquakes and explosions, Explosion Source Phenomenology, Geophysical Monograph 65, American Geophysical Union, 219-228, 1991.
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Smith, K.D., J.N. Brune and K.F. Priestley, The Seismic Spectrum, Radiated Energy, and the Savage and Wood Inequality for Complex Earthquakes, Tectonophysics, 188, 303-320, 1991.PDF
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Priestley, K., W.R. Walter, V.G. Martynov, and M. Rozhkov, Seismic observations of the Soviet Joint Verification Nuclear Explosion, Geophys. Res. Lett.,17, 179-182, 1990.
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Smith, Kenneth D., J.N. Brune and K. Priestley, The seismic spectrum, radiated energy, and the Savage and Wood inequality for complex earthquakes, Tectonophysics, 188, 303--320, 1991.
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Priestley, K., W.R. Walter, V. Martynov, and M. V. Rozhkov, Regional seismic recordings of the Soviet nuclear explosion of the Joint Verification Experiment, Geophys. Res. Lett., 17, 179--182, 1990.
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Gomberg, J.S., K. Priestley, and J.N. Brune, The Compressional Velocity Structure of the Crust and Upper mantle of Northern Mexico and the Border Region, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 79, 1496--1519, 1989.
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Smith, K.D., J.N. Brune and K. Priestley, Seismic Energy, Spectrum, and the Savage and Wood Inequality for complex Earthquakes, in Litehiser, J.J. (ed), Observational Seismology}, Univ. of California Press, 279--302, 1989.
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Brune, J.N., and K. Priestley, Anomalous crustal structure beneath the Bay of Bengal and passive oceanic sedimentary basins, Proc. Indian Acad. Sci (Earth Planet. Sci.), 98, 25--30, 1989.
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Priestley, K., Source parameters of the 1987 Edgecombe earthquake, New Zealand, New Zealand J. Geol. Geophys., 32, 53--59, 1989.
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Brune, J.N., and K. Priestley, Recent Developments in the Study of Seismic Techniques for monitoring a Nuclear Test Ban, Physics Today, 42, s48--s49, 1989.
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Priestley, K., K.D. Smith and R.S. Cockerham, The 1984 Round Valley, California Earthquake Sequence, Geophys. J., 95, 215--235, 1988.
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Gomberg, J.S., K. Priestley, T.G. Masters, and J.N. Brune, The Structure of the Crust and Upper Mantle of Northern Mexico, Geophys. J., 94, 1--20, 1988.
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Walter, W.R., J.N. Brune, K. Priestley, and J. Fletcher, Observations of High--Frequency P Wave Earthquake and Explosion Spectra compared with w3, w2, and Sharpe Source Models, J. Geophys. Res., 93, 6318--6324, 1988.
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Priestley, K., G. Zandt, and G. E. Randall, Crustal structure in eastern Kazakh, U.S.S.R. from teleseismic receiver functions, Geophys. Res. Lett., 15, 613--616, 1988.
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Catching, R., C. Jarchow, S. Holbrook, H. Benz, R. Hawman, G. Thompson, W. Mooney, R. Smith, K. Priestley, J. Cipar, R. Borcherdt, D. Whitman, S. Smithson, D. Walker, R. Johnson, J. Karl, T. Jefferson, B. Clement, C. Dietel, F. Wu, and S. Harder, The 1986 PASSCAL Basin and Range lithospheric seismic experiment, EOS, 69, 593, 596--598, 1998.
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Smith, Kenneth D. and K. Priestley, The Foreshock Sequence of the 1986 Chalfant, California, Earthquake, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 78, 172--187, 1988.
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Berger, J., J.N. Brune, P.A. Bodin, J.S. Gomberg, D.M. Carrel, K. Priestley, D.E. Chavez, W.R. Walter, C.B. Archambeau, T.B. Cochran, L.L. Nersesov, M.B. Gokhberg, O.A. Stolyrov, S.K. Daragen, N.D. Tarassov and Y.A. Sutelov, A new US--USSR seismological program, EOS, 68, 105, 110--111, 1987.
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Priestley, K., and T.G. Masters, Source mechanism of the September 19, 1985 Michoacan earthquake and its implications, Geophys. Res. Lett., 13, 601--604, 1986.
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Chavez, D.E., and K. Priestley, Measurement of frequency dependent Lg attenuation in the Great Basin, Geophys. Res. Lett., 13, 551--554, 1986.
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Priestley, K., Source mechanism, surface wave excitation, and mb--Ms analysis of the Mammoth Lakes earthquakes, in Kerr, Ann U. (ed), The VELA Program, A Twenty--five Year Review of Basic Research, 929--941, Executive Graphic Services, 1985.
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Chavez, D.E., and K. Priestley, ML observations in the Great Basin and Mo versus ML relationships for the 1980 Mammoth Lakes, California, earthquake sequence, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 75, 1583--1598, 1985.
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Priestley, K., J.N. Brune, and J.G. Anderson, Surface wave excitation and source mechanisms of the Mammoth Lakes earthquake sequence, J. Geophys. Res., 90, 11177--11185, 1985.
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Priestley, K., and D. E. Chavez, Magnitude bias in the Great Basin and its implication for explosion magnitude versus yield estimates, Geophys. Res. Lett., 12, 573--576, 1985.
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Priestley, K., and F.J. Davey, Crustal structure of Fiordland, southwestern New Zealand, from seismic-refraction measurements, Geology, 11, 660--663, 1983.
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Priestley, K., A.S. Ryall and Glenn S. Fezie, Crust and upper mantle structure in the northwest Basin and Range Province, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 72, 911--923, 1982.
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Priestley, K., and J.N. Brune, Shear wave structure of the southern volcanic plateau of Oregon and Idaho and the northern Great Basin of Nevada from surface wave dispersion, J. Geophys. Res., 87, 2671--2675, 1982.
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Priestley, K., and J.A. Orcutt, Extremal travel time inversion of explosion seismology data from the eastern Snake River Plain, Idaho, J. Geophys. Res., 87, 2634--2642, 1982.
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Priestley, K., J.A. Orcutt and J. N. Brune, Higher--mode surface waves and structure of the Great Basin of Nevada and western Utah, J. Geophys. Res.,85, 7166--7174, 1980.
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Reichle,Michael S., K. Priestley, J. Brune and J.A. Orcutt, The 1978 Oaxaca Earthquake Source Mechanism Analysis from digital data, Geofisca Internacional, 17 295--301, 1980.
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Priestley, K., and J. Brune, Surface waves and the structure of the Great Basin of Nevada and Western Utah, J. Geophys. Res., 83, 2265--2272, 1978.
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Ryall, A., and K. Priestley, Seismicity, secular strain, and maximum magnitude in the Excelsior Mountains area, western Nevada and eastern California, Bull. Geol. Soc Am.,86, 1585--1592, 1975.
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Priestley, K., Possible premonitory strain changes associated with an earthquake swarm near Mina, Nevada, Pageoph,113, 251--256, 1975.
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Priestley, K., Crustal strain measurements in Nevada, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 64, 1319--1328, 1974.
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Koizumi, C.J., A. Ryall, and K.F. Priestley, Evidence for a high-velocity lithospheric plate under Northern Nevada, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 63, 2135-2144, 1973.PDF
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