Benchun Duan

Department of Geology and Geophysics, Texas A&M University
Associate Professor

Expertise: dynamic rupture simulation & seismic hazard analysis
 
 
About Me Publications
Harris, R. A., Barall, M., Aagaard, B., Ma, S., Roten, D., Olsen, K., Duan, B., Luo, B., Liu, D., Bai, K., Ampuero, J., Kaneko, Y., Gabriel, A., Duru, K., Ulrich, T., Wollherr, S., Shi, Z., Dunham, E., Bydlon, S., Zhang, Z., Chen, X., Somala, S., Pelties, C., Tago, J., Cruz-Atienza, V., Kozdon, J., Daub, E., Aslam, K., Kase, Y., Withers, K., & Dalguer, L. (2017). A suite of exercises for verifying dynamic earthquake rupture codes. Seismological Research Letters, (submitted). SCEC Contribution 7960
Luo, B., & Duan, B. (2017, 08). Dynamics of Non-planar Thrust Faults Governed by Various Friction Laws. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7710
Payne, R., Duan, B., & Sparks, D. (2016, 08). Linking grain-scale and fault-scale earthquake simulations. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6932
Luo, B., & Duan, B. (2016, 08). Spontaneous Dynamic Rupture Simulation on Geometrically Complex Faults Governed by Different Friction Laws. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6819
Liu, D., & Duan, B. (2016, 08). Stress heterogeneity at restraining double bends under multicycles and its effect on rupture propagation in 3D. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6812
Kang, J., & Duan, B. (2014). Elastic and Inelastic Responses of Compliant Fault Zones to Nearby Earthquakes in Three Dimensions: a parameter-space study. Geophysical Journal International, (in preparation). SCEC Contribution 1955
Liu, Z., & Duan, B. (2013). Dynamics of parallel strike-slip faults with pore fluid pressure change and off-fault damage. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, (under review). SCEC Contribution 1817
Lozos, J. C., Oglesby, D. D., Duan, B., & Wesnousky, S. G. (2010). The Effects of Fault Bends on Rupture Propagation: A Geometrical Parameter Study. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, (submitted). SCEC Contribution 1337
Kang, J., & Duan, B. (2014). Inelastic Response of Compliant Fault Zones to Nearby Earthquakes in Three Dimensions. Tectonophysics,. doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2013.11.033. SCEC Contribution 1776
Kang, J., & Duan, B. (2012, 12). Inelastic response of compliant fault zones to the nearby earthquake: Theoretical investigation in three dimensions. Oral Presentation at 2012 AGU Fall Meeting. SCEC Contribution 2045
Harris, R. A., Barall, M., Andrews, D. J., Duan, B., Ma, S., Dunham, E. M., Gabriel, A., Kaneko, Y., Kase, Y., Aagaard, B. T., Oglesby, D. D., Ampuero, J., Hanks, T. C., & Abrahamson, N. A. (2011). Verifying a computational method for predicting extreme ground motion. Seismological Research Letters, 82(5), 638-644. doi: 10.1785/gssrl.82.5.638. SCEC Contribution 1473
Duan, B., Kang, J., & Li, Y. (2011). Deformation of Compliant Fault Zones Induced by Nearby Earthquakes:Theoretical Investigations in Two Dimensions. Journal of Geophysical Research, 116(B3), 307. doi: 10.1029/2010JB007826. SCEC Contribution 1464
Duan, B., & Day, S. M. (2010). Sensitivity Study of Physical Limits on Ground Motion at Yucca Mountain. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America,. doi: 10.1785/0120090372. SCEC Contribution 1325
Harris, R. A., Barall, M., Archuleta, R. J., Dunham, E. M., Aagaard, B. T., Ampuero, J., Bhat, H. S., Cruz-Atienza, V. M., Dalguer, L. A., Dawson, P. B., Day, S. M., Duan, B., Ely, G. P., Kaneko, Y., Kase, Y., Lapusta, N., Liu, Y., Ma, S., Oglesby, D. D., Olsen, K. B., Pitarka, A., Song, S., & Templeton, E. L. (2009). The SCEC/USGS Dynamic Earthquake Rupture Code Verification Exercise. Seismological Research Letters, 80(January/February 2009), 119-126. doi: 10.1785/gssrl.80.1.119. SCEC Contribution 1184
Duan, B., & Day, S. M. (2008). Inelastic Strain Distribution and Seismic Radiation from Rupture of a Fault Kink. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, B12311. doi: 10.1029/2008JB005847. SCEC Contribution 1198
Duan, B. (2008). Asymmetric Off-Fault Damage Generated by Bilateral Ruptures Along a Bimaterial Interface. Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L14306. doi: 10.1029/2008GL034797. SCEC Contribution 1197
Duan, B., & Oglesby, D. D. (2007). Nonuniform Prestress From Prior Earthquakes and the Effect on Dynamics of Branched Fault Systems. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112(B05308). doi: 10.1029/2006JB004443. SCEC Contribution 984
Duan, B., & Oglesby, D. D. (2006). Heterogeneous fault stresses from previous earthquakes and the effect on dynamics of parallel strike-slip faults. Journal of Geophysical Research, 111(B05309). doi: 10.1029/2005JB004138. SCEC Contribution 948
Duan, B., & Oglesby, D. D. (2005). The Dynamics of Thrust and Normal Faults over Multiple Earthquake Cycles: Effects of Dipping Fault Geometry. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 95(5), 1623-1636. doi: 10.1785/0120040234. SCEC Contribution 898
Duan, B., & Oglesby, D. D. (2005). Multicycle dynamics of nonplanar strike-slip faults. Journal of Geophysical Research, 110(B03304). doi: 10.1029/2004JB003298. SCEC Contribution 809

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