Lisa Schleicher is the Data Center Manager for the USGS National Strong Motion Project (NSMP) of the Earthquake Monitoring Project in the Menlo Park/Moffett Field office of the Earthquake Science Center. The NSMP strong motion earthquake data products are available though the Center for Engineering and Strong Motion Data (CESMD) at strongmotioncenter.org.
2013 Ph.D., Geology, The University of Maryland, College Park
2009 M.S., Geology, The University of Maryland, College Park
2007 B.S., Environmental Studies with Concentration in Earth Science, The University of North Carolina at Asheville
2020- National Strong Motion Project Data Center Manger, Earthquake Monitoring Project, USGS Earthquake Science Center
2017-2020 Geophysicist, Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board
2013-2017 Geophysicist, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
2012-2013 Pre-doctoral Fellow, National Air and Space Museum, Center for Earth and Planetary Studies
2011-2012 Graduate Fellow, National Air and Space Museum, Center for Earth and Planetary Studies
2007-2013 Teaching Assistant, University of Maryland, Department of Geology
2007 Research Assistant, National Environmental Modeling and Analysis Center
Science and Products
Science and Products
Pre-USGS PublicationsSchleicher, L.S., Watters, T.R., Martin, A.J., and Banks, M.E. (2019), Wrinkle ridges on Mercury and the Moon within and outside of mascons, Icarus, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2019.04.013Attanayake, J., Sandiford, D., Schleicher, L., Jones, A., Gibson, G., and Sandiford, M. (2019), Interacting intraplate fault systems in Australia: The 2012 Thorpdale, Victoria Seismic Sequences, Journal of Geophysical Research - Solid Earth, doi:10.1029/2018JB016945.Anderson, R., Owen, S., and Schleicher, L. (2016), Overview of remote sensing and initial fault studies of the South Napa Earthquake of August 24, 2014 and its impacts, in Anderson, R., and Ferriz, H., eds., Applied Geology in California. ISBN 978-0-89863-399-3.Walsh, L.S., Montési, L.G.J., and Martin, A.J. (2014), Coulomb stress transfer and modeled permanent vertical surface deformation from the August 2011, Mineral, Virginia, earthquake, in Horton, W., Chapman, M., and Green, R., eds., The 2011 Mineral, Virginia, Earthquake and Its Significance for Seismic Hazards in Eastern North America: Geological Society of America Special Paper 509, p. 305-329, doi:10.1130/2015.2509(18).Walsh, L.S., Martin, A.J., Ojha, T.P., and Fedenczuk, T. (2012), Correlations of fluvial knickzones with landslide dams, lithologic contacts, and faults in the southwestern Annapurna Range, central Nepalese Himalaya, Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, 117, F01012, doi:10.1029/2011JF001984.Schleicher, L.S., Miller, J.W., Watkins-Kenney, S.C., Carnes-McNaughton, L.F., and Wilde-Ramsing, M.U. (2008), Non-destructive chemical characterization of ceramic sherds from Shipwreck 31CR314 and Brunswick Town, North Carolina, Journal of Archaeological Science, v. 35, 2824-2838. doi:10.1016/j.jas.2008.05.012.