Diego Melgar

University of California, Berkeley
Asist. Researcher

Expertise: Seismology, geodesy, earthquake engineering
 
 
About Me Publications
Ruhl, C. J., Melgar, D., Grapenthin, R., Aranha, M., & Allen, R. M. (2016, 08). Fakequakes: Earthquake Rupture Scenarios for California and Cascadia. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6903
Crowell, B. W., Melgar, D., Bock, Y., & Haase, J. S. (2013). Earthquake Early Warning with Seismogeodesy: Example of the 2011 Mw 9.0 Tohoku-oki Earthquake. Geophysical Research Letters, (under review). SCEC Contribution 1850
Saunders, J. K., Goldberg, D. E., Haase, J. S., Bock, Y., Offield, G., Melgar, D., Restrepo, J. I., Fleischman, R., Nema, A., Geng, J., Walls, C., Mann, D., & Mattioli, G. S. (2016). Seismogeodesy using GNSS and low-cost MEMS accelerometers: perspectives for earthquake early warning and rapid response. Bulletin Seismological Society of America, 106(6), 2469–2489. doi: 10.1785/0120160062. SCEC Contribution 7900
Melgar, D., Crowell, B. W., Geng, J., Allen, R. M., Bock, Y., Riquelme, S., Hill, E. M., Protti, M., & Ganas, A. (2015). Earthquake magnitude calculation without saturation from the scaling of peak ground displacement. Geophysical Research Letters, 42(13), 5197-5205. doi: 10.1002/2015GL064278. SCEC Contribution 6041
Hammond, B. C., Allen, R. M., Bock, Y., Haase, J. S., Geng, J., Crowell, B. W., & Melgar, D. (2015). Seismogeodesy of the 2014 Mw6.1 Napa Earthquake, California: Rapid Response and Modeling of Fast Rupture on a Dipping Strike-slip Fault. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 120(7), 5013-5033. doi: 10.1002/2015JB011921. SCEC Contribution 6039
Melgar, D., & Bock, Y. (2013). Near-Field Tsunami Models with Rapid Earthquake Source Inversions from Land and Ocean Based Observations: The Potential for Forecast and Warning. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 118(11), 5939-5955. doi: 10.1002/2013JB010506. SCEC Contribution 1996
Melgar, D., Crowell, B. W., Bock, Y., & Haase, J. S. (2013). Rapid modeling of the 2011 Mw 9.0 Tohoku-oki earthquake with seismogeodesy. Geophysical Research Letters, 40(12), 2963–2968. doi: 10.1002/grl.50590. SCEC Contribution 1934
Crowell, B. W., Melgar, D., Bock, Y., Haase, J. S., & Geng, J. (2013). Earthquake magnitude scaling using seismogeodetic data. Geophysical Research Letters, 40(23), 6089-6094. doi: 10.1002/2013GL058391. SCEC Contribution 1932
Geng, J., Bock, Y., Melgar, D., Crowell, B. W., & Haase, J. S. (2013). A new seismogeodetic approach applied to GPS and accelerometer observations of the 2012 Brawley seismic swarm: Implications for earthquake early warning. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 14(7), 2124-2142. doi: 10.1002/ggge.20144. SCEC Contribution 1732
Melgar, D., Bock, Y., Sanchez, D., & Crowell, B. W. (2013). On robust and reliable automated baseline corrections for strong motion seismology. Journal of Geophysical Research, 118(3), 1177-1187. doi: 10.1002/jgrb.50135. SCEC Contribution 1731
Crowell, B. W., Bock, Y., & Melgar, D. (2012). Real-time inversion of GPS data for finite fault modeling and rapid hazard assessment. Geophysical Research Letters, 39(9), L09305. doi: 10.1029/2012GL051318. SCEC Contribution 1730
Melgar, D., Bock, Y., & Crowell, B. W. (2012). Real-time centroid moment tensor determination for large earthquakes from local and regional displacement records. Geophysical Journal International, 188(2), 703-718. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.05297.x. SCEC Contribution 1729
Bock, Y., Melgar, D., & Crowell, B. W. (2011). Real-Time Strong-Motion Broadband Displacements from Collocated GPS and Accelerometers. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 101, 2904-2925. doi: 10.1785/0120110007. SCEC Contribution 1726

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