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Thomas H. Heaton

California Institute of Technology
Professor of Engineering & Seismology

Expertise: Engineering Seismology, Earthquake Sources
 
 
About Me Publications
Meier, M., Ampuero, J., & Heaton, T. H. (2017, 08). What does an 'average' large subduction earthquake look like?. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7705
Buyco, K., & Heaton, T. (2017, 08). 70%-damped spectral acceleration as a ground motion intensity measure for predicting highly nonlinear response of structures. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7590
Böse, M., Smith, D. E., Felizardo, C., Meier, M., Heaton, T. H., & Clinton, J. (2017, 08). Rapid Line-Source and Ground-Motion Estimates for Earthquake Early Warning Using FinDer Version 2. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7557
Roh, B., Buyco, K., & Heaton, T. H. (2017, 08). NGA high-pass filters remove important real signals; simple tilt correction is preferable when predicting collapse.. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7434
Heaton, T. H., & Roh, B. (2016, 08). NGA 2 GMPE’s Under Predict Long-Period Near-Source Motions from Large Earthquakes . Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6952
Liu, J., & Heaton, T. H. (2002). The Effect of Slip Variability on Earthquake Slip-length Scaling. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, (submitted). SCEC Contribution 686
Olsen, A. H., Heaton, T. H., & Hall, J. F. (2015). Characterizing Ground Motions That Collapse Steel Special Moment-Resisting Frames or Make Them Unrepairable. Earthquake Spectra, 31(2), 813-840. doi: 10.1193/102612EQS318M. SCEC Contribution 1529
Boese, M., Allen, R. M., Brown, H., Cua, G., Fischer, M., Hauksson, E., Heaton, T. H., Hellweg, M., Liukis, M., Neuhauser, D., Maechling, P. J., & CISN EEW Group, . (2013). CISN ShakeAlert – An Earthquake Early Warning Demonstration System for California. , : Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-12233-0_3. SCEC Contribution 1641
Olsen, A. H., Aagaard, B. T., & Heaton, T. H. (2008). Long-Period Building Response to Earthquakes in the San Francisco Bay Area. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 98(2), 1047-1065. doi: 10.1785/0120060408. SCEC Contribution 1135
Wald, D. J., Heaton, T. H., & Hudnut, K. W. (1996). The Slip History of the 1994 Northridge, California, Earthquake Determined from Strong-Motion, Teleseismic, GPS, and Leveling Data. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 86(1B, supplement), S49-S70. SCEC Contribution 239
Wald, D. J., & Heaton, T. H. (1994). Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Slip for the 1992 Landers, California, Earthquake. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 84(3), 668-691. SCEC Contribution 97
Kanamori, H., Mori, J., Hauksson, E., Heaton, T. H., Hutton, K., & Jones, L. M. (1993). Determination of Earthquake Energy Release and ML Using TERRAscope. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 83(2), 330-346. SCEC Contribution 57
Sieh, K., Jones, L. M., Hauksson, E., Hudnut, K. W., Eberhart-Phillips, D., Heaton, T. H., Hough, S. E., Hutton, K., Kanamori, H., Lilje, A., Lindvall, S. C., McGill, S. F., Mori, J., Rubin, C. M., Spotila, J., Stock, J. M., Thio, H., Treiman, J. A., Wernicke, B. P., & Zachariasen, J. (1993). Near Field Investigations of the Landers Earthquake Sequence, April-July, 1992. Science, 260(5105), 171-176. doi: 10.1126/science.260.5105.171. SCEC Contribution 25
Kanamori, H., Thio, H., Dreger, D. S., Hauksson, E., & Heaton, T. H. (1992). Initial Investigation of the Landers, California, Earthquake of 28 June 1992 Using TERRAscope. Geophysical Research Letters, 19(22), 2267-2270. SCEC Contribution 12
Aki, K., Henyey, T., & Heaton, T. H. (1991). What is the Southern California Earthquake Center?. Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 72(39), 417. SCEC Contribution 676

Last updated Aug 28, 2017.