Shuo Ma

Department of Geological Sciences
San Diego State University
Associate Professor

Expertise: Earthquake Source Mechanics, Seismology
About Me Publications
Hirakawa, E. T., & Ma, S. (2017, 08). Effect of Undrained Gouge Plasticity on Rupture Dynamics of Rough Faults. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7583
Hirakawa, E. T., & Ma, S. (2016, 08). Coseismic Strengthening of the Shallow Subduction Megathrust Further Enhances Inelastic Wedge Failure and Efficiency of Tsunami Generation. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6770
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. (2018). A suite of exercises for verifying dynamic earthquake rupture codes. Seismological Research Letters, 89(3), 1146-1162. doi: SCEC Contribution 7960
Hirakawa, E. T., & Ma, S. (2016). Dynamic fault weakening and strengthening by gouge compaction and dilatancy in a fluid-saturated fault zone. Journal of Geophysical Research, 121(8), 5988-6008. SCEC Contribution 6296
Andrews, D. J., & Ma, S. (2016). Validating a Dynamic Earthquake Model to Produce Realistic Ground Motion. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 106, 2136-2153. SCEC Contribution 6173
Shi, Z., Day, S. M., & Ma, S. (2012, 6). 3D Numerical Modeling of Dynamic Rupture Along the San Gorgonio Pass Section of the San Andreas Fault. Oral Presentation at SCEC Workshop on San Gorgonio Pass. SCEC Contribution 2055
Ma, S., & Beroza, G. C. (2012). Ambient-field Green's functions from asynchronous seismic observations. Geophysical Research Letters, 39(6), L06301. doi: 10.1029/2011GL050755. SCEC Contribution 1538
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
Aagaard, B. T., Graves, R. W., Rodgers, A. J., Brocher, T. M., Simpson, R. W., Dreger, D. S., Petersson, A., Larsen, S., Ma, S., & Jachens, R. C. (2010). Ground-motion modeling of Hayward fault scenario earthquakes II: Simulation of long-period and broadband ground motions. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 100(6), 2945-2977. doi: 10.1785/0120090379. SCEC Contribution 1425
Ma, S., & Andrews, D. J. (2010). Inelastic Off-fault Response and Three-Dimensional Dynamics of Earthquake Rutpture on a Strike-Slip Fault. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth,. SCEC Contribution 1323
Ma, S. (2009). Distinct Asymmetry in Rupture-Induced Inelastic Strain Across Dipping Faults: An Off-Fault Yielding Model. Geophysical Research Letters,. doi: 10.1029/2009GL040666. SCEC Contribution 1314
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
Ma, S., Prieto, G. A., & Beroza, G. C. (2008). Testing Community Velocity Models for Southern California Using the Ambient Seismic Field. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America,. SCEC Contribution 1211
Sleep, N. H., & Ma, S. (2008). Production of Brief Extreme Ground Acceleration Pulses by Nonlinear Mechanisms in the Shallow Subsurface. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 9, Q03008. doi: 10.1029/2007GC001863. SCEC Contribution 1144
Ma, S., & Beroza, G. C. (2008). Rupture Dynamics on a Bimaterial Interface for Dipping Faults. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 98(4), 1642-1658. doi: 10.1785/0120070201. SCEC Contribution 1112
Ma, S., Custodio, S., Archuleta, R. J., & Liu, P. (2008). Dynamic Modeling of the 2004 Mw 6.0 Parkfield, Califorina, Earthquake. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 113(B02301). doi: 10.1029/2007JB005216. SCEC Contribution 1088
O'Connell, R., Ma, S., & Archuleta, R. J. (2007). Influence of Dip and Velocity Heterogeneity on Reverse- and Normal-Faulting Rupture Dynamics and Near-Fault Ground Motions. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 97(6), 1970-1989. doi: 10.1785/0120070042. SCEC Contribution 1100
Ma, S., Archuleta, R. J., & Page, M. T. (2007). Effects of Large-Scale Surface Topography on Ground Motions: As Demonstrated by a Study of the San Gabriel Mountains in Los Angeles, California. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 97(6), 2066-2079. doi: 10.1785/0120070040. SCEC Contribution 1087
Ma, S., & Liu, P. (2006). Modeling of the Perfectly Matched Layer Absorbing Boundaries and Intrinsic Attenuation in Explicit Finite-Element Methods. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 96(5), 1779-1794. doi: 10.1785/0120050219. SCEC Contribution 973
Ma, S., & Archuleta, R. J. (2006). Radiated Seismic Energy Based on Dynamic Rupture Models of Faulting. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 111(B05315). doi: 10.1029/2005JB004055. SCEC Contribution 949

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