Sinan O. Akciz

Department of Geological Sciences
California State University, Fullerton
Asst. Professor

Expertise: Structural Geology, Paleoseismology
 
 
Email: sakciz@fullerton.edu
About Me Publications
Williams, A. M., Arrowsmith, R., Rockwell, T. K., Grant Ludwig, L., Akciz, S. O., & Gontz, A. M. (2017, 08). Testing the shorter and variable recurrence interval hypothesis along the Cholame segment of the San Andreas Fault. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7860
Inserra, N. J., Nelems, C., Muthala, R., Torres, J., & Akciz, S. O. (2017, 08). Paleoseismic Investigation of Van Matre Ranch Site Along the Carrizo Plain Section of the San Andreas Fault. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7859
Salisbury, J. B., Arrowsmith, R., Sims, J., Grant Ludwig, L., & Akciz, S. O. (2016). Refining the south-central San Andreas fault slip rate at the millennial timescale using reconstructed offset paleo-channels in the Carrizo Plain, California. Journal of Geophysical Research, (in preparation). SCEC Contribution 7154
Salisbury, J. B., Arrowsmith, R., Brown, N. D., Rockwell, T. K., Grant Ludwig, L., & Akciz, S. O. (2016). The age and origin of small offsets at Van Matre Ranch along the San Andreas fault in the Carrizo Plain, California. Geological Society of America Bulletin , (in preparation). SCEC Contribution 7152
Salisbury, J. B., Arrowsmith, R., Rockwell, T. K., Akciz, S. O., Brown, N. D., & Grant Ludwig, L. (2016, 08). Investigating the age and origin of small offsets at Van Matre Ranch along the San Andreas Fault in the Carrizo Plain, California. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6931
Williams, A. M., Arrowsmith, R., Akciz, S. O., Rockwell, T. K., Grant Ludwig, L., & Branscomb, S. (2016, 08). Testing the shorter and variable recurrence interval hypothesis along the Cholame segment of the San Andreas Fault. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6827
Witkosky, R., Adams, P. M., Akciz, S. O., Buckland, K., Harvey, J. C., Johnson, P. D., Lynch, D. K., Sousa, F. J., Stock, J. M., & Tratt, D. M. (2016, 03). Geologic Swath Map of the Lavic Lake Fault from Airborne Thermal Hyperspectral Imagery. Poster Presentation at 8th Workshop on Hyperspectral Image and Signal Processing: Evolution in Remote Sensing (WHISPERS). SCEC Contribution 6185
Sousa, F. J., Stock, J. M., Scharer, K. M., Hudnut, K. W., Akciz, S. O., Witkosky, R. D., & Harvey, J. C. (2015). Re-evaluating offset measurements in the maximum slip zone of the 1999 Hector Mine Earthquake surface rupture. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, (under review). SCEC Contribution 6121
Rockwell, T. K., Fletcher, J. M., Teran, O. J., Mueller, K. J., Salisbury, J. B., Akciz, S. O., Stepancikova, P., & Hough, S. E. (2014). Reassessment of the 1892 Laguna Salada earthquake - fault kinematics and rupture patterns. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, (submitted). SCEC Contribution 1961
Akciz, S. O., Grant Ludwig, L. B., Zielke, O., & Arrowsmith, J. R. (2013). Post-1857 fracturing and deflection of an apparent offset channel along the San Andreas Fault in the Carrizo Plain. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, (under review). SCEC Contribution 1544
Akciz, S. O., Marino, J., Olsen, J. O., Marquez, E., Salisbury, J. B., Williams, A. M., Rockwell, T. K., Arrowsmith, R. R., & Grant Ludwig, L. (2015). Filling the paleoseismic gap between Bidart and Frazier Mountain: Exploration of Van Matre Ranch (VMR) paleoseismic site in the Carrizo Plain. Poster Presentation at 2015 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6061
Chen, T., Akciz, S. O., Hudnut, K. W., Zhang, D., & Stock, J. M. (2015). Fault slip distribution of the 1999 Mw 7.1 Hector Mine Earthquake, California, estimated from post-earthquake airborne LiDAR data. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 105(2a). doi: 10.1785/0120130108. SCEC Contribution 1973
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
Akciz, S. O., Grant Ludwig, L. B., Zielke, O., & Arrowsmith, J. R. (2014). 3D investigation of a 5m deflected channel along the San Andreas fault in the Carrizo Plain. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 104(6). doi: 10.1785/0120120172. SCEC Contribution 1846
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
Haddad, D. E., Akciz, S. O., Arrowsmith, R. R., Rhodes, D. D., Oldow, J., Zielke, O., Toke, N. A., Haddad, A., Mauer, J., & Shilpakar, P. (2012). Applications of airborne and terrestrial laser scanning to paleoseismology. Geosphere, 8(4), 771-786. doi: 10.1130/GES00701.1. SCEC Contribution 1631
Zielke, O., Arrowsmith, J. R., Grant Ludwig, L. B., & Akciz, S. O. (2012). High Resolution Topography-Derived Offset Along the 1857 Fort Tejon Earthquake Rupture Trace, San Andreas Fault. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 102(3), 1135-1154. doi: 10.1785/0120110230. SCEC Contribution 1505
Zielke, O., Arrowsmith, J. R., Grant Ludwig, L. B., & Akciz, S. O. (2010). Slip in the 1857 and Earlier Large Earthquakes Along the Carrizo Plain, San Andreas Fault. Science, Science Express, online. doi: 10.1126/science.1182781. SCEC Contribution 1310
Akciz, S. O., Grant Ludwig, L. B., Arrowsmith, J. R., & Zielke, O. (2010). Century-long average time intervals between earthquake ruptures of the San Andreas Fault in the Carrizo Plain. Geology, 38(9), 787-790. doi: 10.1130/G30995.1. SCEC Contribution 1307
Grant Ludwig, L. B., Akciz, S. O., Noriega, G. R., Zielke, O., & Arrowsmith, J. R. (2010). Climate-Modulated Channel Incision and Rupture History of the San Andreas Fault in the Carrizo Plain. Science, Science Express, online. doi: 10.1126/science.1182837. SCEC Contribution 1305
Akciz, S. O., Grant Ludwig, L. B., & Arrowsmith, J. R. (2009). Revised dates of large earthquakes along the Carrizo section of the San Andreas Fault, California, since A.D. 1310±30. Journal of Geophysical Research, 114. doi: 10.1029/2007JB005285. SCEC Contribution 1049

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