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The observational side of volcanology

Modified 2012-03-12
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70017067 (HTML Document 15.41 KB)

Bulletin of Volcanology Series title: ...

Wendy Stovall

https://www.usgs.gov/staff-profiles/wendy-stovall (HTML Document 64.18 KB)

, JE Hammer, SA Fagents, DA Swanson (2012) Vesiculation of high fountaining Hawaiian eruptions: episodes 15 and 16 of 1959 Kīlauea Iki. Bulletin of Volcanology 74:441-455. doi:10.1007/s00445-011-0531-7 ...

Wendy Stovall

https://www.usgs.gov/node/719737 (HTML Document 64.18 KB)

, JE Hammer, SA Fagents, DA Swanson (2012) Vesiculation of high fountaining Hawaiian eruptions: episodes 15 and 16 of 1959 Kīlauea Iki. Bulletin of Volcanology 74:441-455. doi:10.1007/s00445-011-0531-7 ...

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Modified 2012-03-12
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70017493 (HTML Document 15.49 KB)

Bulletin of Volcanology Series title: ...

USGS Cascades Volcano Observatory (CVO)

https://www.usgs.gov/node/718512 (HTML Document 42.66 KB)

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USGS Cascades Volcano Observatory (CVO)

https://www.usgs.gov/locations/usgs-cascades-volcano-observatory-cvo (HTML Document 42.66 KB)

1300 SE Cardinal Court

Volcanology: mobile magma under Antarctic ice

Modified 2014-07-25
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70118055 (HTML Document 18.38 KB)

Nature Geoscience Series title: Nature Geoscience

Reducing volcanic risk; are we winning some battles but losing the war?

Modified 2016-03-10
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70169019 (HTML Document 16.96 KB)

to digital versions of this publication at this time Download citation as: RIS Abstract Historically, significant advances in volcanology have been ... the nascent science of volcanology into the multidisciplinary science that it is today.  Additional publication details Title: Reducing volcanic risk; are we winning some battles but losing the war? Series title: ...

Alexa Van Eaton

https://www.usgs.gov/node/720483 (HTML Document 42.14 KB)

Vancouver, WA 98683

Wendy Stovall

https://www.usgs.gov/staff-profiles/wendy-stovall?qt-staff_profile_science_products=3 (HTML Document 64.18 KB)

, JE Hammer, SA Fagents, DA Swanson (2012) Vesiculation of high fountaining Hawaiian eruptions: episodes 15 and 16 of 1959 Kīlauea Iki. Bulletin of Volcanology 74:441-455. doi:10.1007/s00445-011-0531-7 ...

Annotated bibliography; volcanology and volcanic activity with a primary focus on potential hazard impacts for the Hawaii Geothermal Project

Modified 2012-02-02
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr93512A (HTML Document 16.13 KB)

Annotated bibliography; volcanology and volcanic activity with a primary focus on potential hazard impacts for the Hawaii Geothermal Project Open ... -File Report 93-512-A Annotated bibliography; volcanology and volcanic activity with a primary focus on potential hazard impacts for the Hawaii Geothermal ...

Volcanic lightning as a monitoring tool for eruption hazards | powellcenter.usgs.gov

Modified 2013-12-19
https://powellcenter.usgs.gov/volcanic-lightning-monitoring-tool-eruption-hazards (HTML Document 23.62 KB)

atmospheric science, volcanology, or engineering to examine the causes and consequence of volcanic lightning, and devise innovative applications at USGS ... volcano observatories. Read More Alexa Van Eaton Volcanology, Engineering Page Last Modified: December 19, 2013 ...

Matthew Patrick

https://www.usgs.gov/node/719719 (HTML Document 55.96 KB)

. Thermal mapping of a pahoehoe lava flow, Kilauea Volcano. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, in press.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores ... Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 328:247-261.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2016.11.010 Patrick MR, Swanson DA, Orr T. 2016. Automated tracking ... of lava lake level using thermal images at Kilauea Volcano, Hawai`i. Journal of Applied Volcanology, 5:6  http://www.appliedvolc.com/content/5/1/6 ... an active lava tube at Kilauea Volcano: evolution, analogs, and hazard forecasts. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 291:35-48  http ...

Matthew Patrick

https://www.usgs.gov/staff-profiles/matthew-patrick (HTML Document 55.96 KB)

. Thermal mapping of a pahoehoe lava flow, Kilauea Volcano. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, in press.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores ... Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 328:247-261.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2016.11.010 Patrick MR, Swanson DA, Orr T. 2016. Automated tracking ... of lava lake level using thermal images at Kilauea Volcano, Hawai`i. Journal of Applied Volcanology, 5:6  http://www.appliedvolc.com/content/5/1/6 ... an active lava tube at Kilauea Volcano: evolution, analogs, and hazard forecasts. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 291:35-48  http ...

Volcano Hazards Assessments Help Mitigate Disasters

https://www.usgs.gov/science/volcano-hazards-assessments-help-mitigate-disasters (HTML Document 42.55 KB)

March 17, 2016 The Volcano Hazards Program develops long-range volcano hazards assessments. These includes a summary of the specific hazards, their impact areas, and a map showing ground-hazard zones. The assessments are also critical for planning long-term land-use and effective emergency-response measures, especially ...

One person's story about three decades of his research on igneous rocks

Modified 2012-03-12
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70020277 (HTML Document 15.57 KB)

One person's story about three decades of his research on igneous rocks Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research By: Title: One person's story ...

Volcanic Stratigraphy and Physical Volcanology of Big Bend National Park

Modified 2013-03-04
https://minerals.cr.usgs.gov/projects/big_bend/task2.html (HTML Document 10.22 KB)

National Park Volcanic Stratigraphy and Physical Volcanology of Big Bend National Park Task Objectives Studies of volcanic rocks in the Chisos Mountains were ... part of this project. Since the map of Maxwell and others (1967) was published, significant advances in physical volcanology have been developed ...

Alexa Van Eaton

https://www.usgs.gov/staff-profiles/alexa-van-eaton (HTML Document 42.14 KB)

Vancouver, WA 98683

Quantitative imaging of volcanic plumes — Results, needs, and future trends

Modified 2015-09-29
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70157600 (HTML Document 19.46 KB)

Quantitative imaging of volcanic plumes — Results, needs, and future trends Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research By: Ulrich Platt, Peter ... with application to volcanology exist (e.g. Fabry–Pérot Imaging, Gas Correlation Spectroscopy, bi-static LIDAR). Finally, we discuss current needs and ...

Advances(?) in mitigating volcano hazards in Latin America

Modified 2016-02-11
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70162667 (HTML Document 26.40 KB)

as: RIS Abstract The 1980's were incredible years for volcanology. As a consequence of the Mount St. Helens and other eruptions, major advances in our ...