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Michael E. Oskin

Earth and Planetary Sciences Department
University of California, Davis
Professor

Expertise: Active Tectonics and Geomorphology
 
 
About Me Publications
Prush, V. B., & Oskin, M. E. (2017, 08). Effects of Improved Production Rates and Statistical Treatment of Cosmogenic Dates on California fault slip rates . Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7858
Oskin, M. E., Behr, W. M., Morelan, A. E., Plesch, A., & Shaw, J. H. (2017, 08). Toward a Geologic Framework for the Community Rheology Model, with focus on the Mojave region. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7520
Spelz, R. M., Fletcher, J. M., Rockwell, T. K., Hinojosa, A., Oskin, M. E., Owen, L. A., Cambron, J. F., Villaverde, V. H., Vallin, L. V., Gutierrez, A. A., & Karlsson, K. W. (2016, 08). Modern earthquake ruptures on contrasting fault systems in the Laguna Salada region of northwestern Mexico.. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6966
Morelan, A. E., Oskin, M. E., Chester, J. S., & Elizondo, D. F. (2016, 08). Activity of the Mill Creek and Mission Creek strands of the San Andreas fault through the San Gorgonio Pass region. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6965
Fletcher, J. M., Oskin, M. E., & Teran, O. J. (2016, 08). The mechanics of multifault ruptures and the keystone fault hypothesis. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6870
Shao, Y., Liu, J., Oskin, M. E., Van der Woerd, J., Zhang, J., Wang, P., Wang, P., Wang, W., & Yao, W. (2016, 08). Preliminary results on Late Quaternary slip rate of the central Haiyuan Fault constrained by terrestrial in situ cosmogenic nuclides dating, UAV and LiDAR surveys. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6772
Fletcher, J. M., Oskin, M. E., & Teran, O. J. (2015). The role of a keystone fault in triggering the complex El Mayor-Cucapah earthquake rupture. Nature, (accepted). SCEC Contribution 1962
Teran, O. J., Fletcher, J. M., Oskin, M. E., Hudnut, K. W., Spelz, R. M., Akciz, S. O., Hernández Flores, A. P., & Morelan, A. E. (2015). Geologic and structural controls on rupture zone fabric: A field-based study of the 2010 Mw 7.2 El Mayor–Cucapah earthquake surface rupture. Geosphere, 11(3), 899-920. doi: 10.1130/GES01078.1. SCEC Contribution 1963
Nissen, E., Maruyama, T., Arrowsmith, J. R., Elliott, J., Krishnan, A. K., Oskin, M. E., & Saripalli, S. (2014). Coseismic fault zone deformation revealed with differential LiDAR: examples from Japanese Mw 7 intraplate earthquakes. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 405, 244-256. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2014.08.031. SCEC Contribution 1984
Herbert, J. W., Cooke, M. L., Oskin, M. E., & Difo, O. (2014). How much can off-fault deformation contribute to the slip rate discrepancy within the Eastern California Shear Zone?. Geology, 42(1), 71-75. doi: 10.1130/G34738.1. SCEC Contribution 1754
Fletcher, J. M., Teran, O. J., Rockwell, T. K., Oskin, M. E., Hudnut, K. W., Mueller, K. J., Spelz, R. M., Akciz, S. O., Masana, E., Faneros, G., Stock, J. M., Elliott, A. J., Gold, P. O., Liu, J., Gonzalez-Ortega, A. A., & Lynch, D. K. (2014). Assembly of a large earthquake from a complex fault system: surface rupture kinematics of the April 4, 2010 El Mayor-Cucapah Mw7.2 earthquake . Geosphere, 10(4), 797-827. doi: 10.1130/GES00933.1 . SCEC Contribution 1697
Bennett, S. E., & Oskin, M. E. (2013). Transtensional rifting in the proto–Gulf of California near Bahía Kino, Sonora, México. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 125(11-12), 1752-1782. doi: 10.1130/B30676.1. SCEC Contribution 1822
Gold, P. O., Oskin, M. E., Elliott, A. J., Hinojosa, A., Taylor, M. H., Kreylos, O., & Cowgill, E. S. (2013). Coseismic slip variation assessed from terrestrial lidar scans of the El Mayor-Cucapah earthquake surface rupture. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 366, 151-162. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2013.01.040. SCEC Contribution 1673
Blisniuk, K. D., Oskin, M. E., Fletcher, K. E., & Rockwell, T. K. (2012). Assessing the Reliability of U-series and 10Be dating techniques on Alluvial Fans in the Anza Borrego Desert, California. Quaternary Geochronology, 13, 26-41. doi: 10.1016/j.quageo.2012.08.004. SCEC Contribution 1646
Oskin, M. E., Arrowsmith, R. R., Hinojosa-Corona, A., Elliott, A. J., Fletcher, J. M., Fielding, E. J., Gold, P. O., Gonzàlez-Garcìa, J., Hudnut, K. W., Liu-Zeng, J., & Teran, O. J. (2012). Near-field deformation from the El Mayor-Cucapah earthquake revealed by differential LIDAR. Science, 335(6069), 702-705. doi: 10.1126/science.1213778. SCEC Contribution 1486
Kreylos, O., Oskin, M. E., Cowgill, E. S., Gold, P. O., & Elliott, A. J. (2011). Point-based computing on scanned terrain with LidarViewer. Geosphere, 9(3). doi: 10.1130/GES00705.1. SCEC Contribution 1478
Blisniuk, K. D., Rockwell, T. K., Owen, L. A., Oskin, M. E., Lippincott, C. K., & Caffee, M. (2010). Late Quaternary slip-rate gradient defined using high-resolution topography and 10Be dating of offset landforms on the southern San Jacinto fault, California. Journal of Geophysical Research, 115. doi: 10.1029/2009JB006346 . SCEC Contribution 1626
Ganev, P. N., Dolan, J. F., Blisniuk, K. D., Oskin, M. E., & Owen, L. A. (2010). Paleoseismologic evidence for multiple Holocene earthquakes on the Calico fault: Implications for earthquake clustering in the Eastern California Shear Zone. GSA Lithosphere, 2(4), 287-298. doi: 10.1130/L82.1. SCEC Contribution 1320
Blisniuk, K. D., Rockwell, T. K., Owen, L. A., Oskin, M. E., Lippincott, C. K., Caffee, M., & Dortch, J. (2010). Late Quaternary slip-rate gradient defined using high-resolution topography and 10Be dating of offset landforms on the southern San Jacinto Fault, California. Journal of Geophysical Research, 115(B8). doi: 10.1029/2009JB006346. SCEC Contribution 1295
Shelef, E., & Oskin, M. E. (2010). Deformation Processes Adjacent to Active Faults -- Examples from Eastern California. Journal of Geophysical Research, 115. doi: 10.1029/2009JB006289. SCEC Contribution 1225
Oskin, M. E., Perg, L. A., Shelef, E., & Strane, M. D. (2008). Elevated shear-zone loading rate during an earthquake cluster in eastern California. Geology, 36(6), 507-510. SCEC Contribution 1625
Niemi, N. A., Oskin, M. E., & Rockwell, T. K. (2008). The Southern California Earthquake Center Geologic Vertical Motion Database. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 9, Q07010. doi: 10.1029/2008GC002017. SCEC Contribution 1167
Frankel, K. L., Glazner, A. F., Kirby, E., Monastero, F. C., Strane, M. D., Oskin, M. E., Unruh, J., Walker, J., Anandakrishnan, S., Bartley, J. M., Coleman, D. S., Dolan, J. F., Finkel, R., Greene, D., Kylander-Clark , A., Marrero, S., Owen, L. A., & Phillips, F. (2008). Active Tectonics of the Eastern California Shear Zone. In E. Dubendorfer, & G. Smith (Eds.), GSA Field Guide 11: Field Guide to Plutons, Volcanoes, Faults, Reefs, Dinosaurs, and Possible Glaciation in Selected Areas of Arizona, California, and Nevada, (, pp. 43-81) Boulder, : Geological Society of America doi: 10.1130/2008.fld011(03). SCEC Contribution 1131
Oskin, M. E., Blisniuk, K. D., & Strane, M. D. (2007). Quantifying fault-zone activity in arid environments with high-resolution topography. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L23S05. doi: 10.1029/2007GL031295. SCEC Contribution 1096
Oskin, M. E. (2004). Large-Magnitude Transient Strain Aaccumulation on the Blackwater Fault, Eastern California Shear Zone. Geology, 32(4), 313-316. doi: 10.1130/G20223.1. SCEC Contribution 727
Meigs, A. J., & Oskin, M. E. (2002). Convergence, Block Rotation, and Structural Interference Across the Peninsular-Transverse Ranges Boundary, Eastern Santa Monica Mountains, California. In A. P. Barth (Eds.), GSA Special Paper, (Contributions to the Crustal Evolution of the SW US, pp. 279-293) , : Geological Society of America doi: 10.1130/0-8137-2365-5.279. SCEC Contribution 410
Oskin, M. E., Sieh, K., Rockwell, T. K., Miller, G., Guptill, P., Curtis, M. M., McArdle, S., & Elliott, P. (2000). Active Parasitic Folds on the Elysian Park Anticline: Implications for Seismic Hazard in Central Los Angeles, California. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 112(5), 693-707. doi: 10.1130/0016-7606(2000)112<693:APFOTE>2.0.CO;2. SCEC Contribution 457

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