Steven N. Ward

University of California, Santa Cruz
Research Geophysicist
About Me Publications
Wilson, J. M., Rundle, J. B., Ward, S., Donnellan, A., Song, T., Komjathy, A., & Savastano, G. (2017, 08). Tsunami Squares: fast tsunami computation for use in coupled earthquake, tsunami, and ionosphere simulations. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7493
Tullis, T. E., Richards-Dinger, K. B., Barall, M., Dieterich, J. H., Field, E. H., Heien, E. M., Kellogg, L. H., Pollitz, F. F., Rundle, J. B., Sachs, M. K., Turcotte, D. L., Ward, S. N., & Burak Yikilmax, M. (2012). A Comparison among Observations and Earthquake Simulator Results for the allcal2 California Fault Model. Seismological Research Letters, 83(6), 994-1006. doi: 10.1785/0220120094. SCEC Contribution 6246
Ward, S. N. (2012). ALLCAL Earthquake Simulator. Seismological Research Letters, 83(6), 964-972. doi: 10.1785/0220120056. SCEC Contribution 1633
Ward, S. N. (2007). Methods for Evaluating Earthquake Potential and Likelihood in and around California. Seismological Research Letters, 78(1), 121-133. doi: 10.1785/gssrl.78.1.121. SCEC Contribution 939
Ward, S. N. (2004). Earthquake Simulation by Restricted Random Walks. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 94(6), 2079-2089. SCEC Contribution 800
Ward, S. N. (2001). Landslide Tsunami. Journal of Geophysical Research, 106(B6), 11201-11215. doi: 10.1029/2000JB900450. SCEC Contribution 569
Ward, S. N. (2000). Asteroid Impact Tsunami: A Probabilistic Hazard Assessment. Icarus, 145(1), 64-78. doi: 10.1006/icar.1999.6336. SCEC Contribution 570
Ward, S. N. (2000). San Francisco Bay Area Earthquake Simulations: A step toward a Standard Physical Earthquake Model. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 90(2), 370-386. doi: 10.1785/0119990026. SCEC Contribution 487
Ward, S. N. (1998). On the Consistency of Earthquake Moment Release and Space Geodetic Strain Rates: Europe. Geophysical Journal International, 135(3), 1011-1018. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-246X.1998.t01-2-00658.x . SCEC Contribution 429
Ward, S. N. (1998). On the Consistency of Earthquake Moment Rates, Geological Fault Data, and Space Geodetic Strain: The United States. Geophysical Journal International, 134(1), 172-186. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-246x.1998.00556.x . SCEC Contribution 412
Ward, S. N. (1997). Dogtails Versus Rainbows: Synthetic Earthquake Rupture Models as an Aid in Interpreting Geological Data. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 87(6), 1422-1441. SCEC Contribution 378
Ward, S. N. (1997). More on Mmax. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 87(5), 1199-1208. SCEC Contribution 358
Ward, S. N., & Valensise, G. (1996). Progressive Growth of San Clemente Island, California, by Blind Thrust Faulting: Implications for Fault Slip Partitioning in the California Continental Borderland. Geophysical Journal International, 126(3), 712-734. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.1996.tb04699.x. SCEC Contribution 254
Ward, S. N. (1996). A Synthetic Seismicity Model for Southern California: Cycles, Probabilities, Hazards. Journal of Geophysical Research, 101(B10), 22393-22418. doi: 10.1029/96JB02116. SCEC Contribution 253
Ritsema, J., Ward, S. N., & Gonzalez, F. I. (1995). Inversion of Deep-Ocean Tsunami Records for 1987-1988 Gulf of Alaska Earthquake Parameters. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 85(3), 747-754. SCEC Contribution 252
Ward, S. N. (1995). Area-Based Tests of Long-Term Seismic Hazard Predictions. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 85(5), 1285-1298. SCEC Contribution 133
Jackson, D. D., Aki, K., Cornell, C., Dieterich, J. H., Henyey, T., Mahdyiar, M., Schwartz, D., & Ward, S. N. (1995). Seismic Hazards in Southern California: Probable Earthquakes, 1994 to 2024. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 85(2), 379-439. SCEC Contribution 128
Ward, S. N. (1994). A Multidisciplinary Approach to Seismic Hazard in Southern California. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 84(5), 1293-1309. SCEC Contribution 90
Ward, S. N., & Valensise, G. (1994). The Palos Verdes Terraces: Bathtub Rings from a Buried Thrust Fault. Journal of Geophysical Research, 99(3), 4485-4494. SCEC Contribution 43
Ward, S. N., & Goes, S. (1993). How Regularly do Earthquakes Recur? A Synthetic Seismicity Model for the San Andreas Fault. Geophysical Research Letters, 20(19), 2131-2134. SCEC Contribution 89
Ward, S. N. (1992). Synthetic Quakes Model for Long Term Prediction. Geotimes, 37(7), 18-20. SCEC Contribution 86
Ward, S. N. (1992). An Application of Synthetic Seismicity in Earthquake Statistics: The Middle America Trench. Journal of Geophysical Research, 97(B5), 6675-6682. SCEC Contribution 85

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