Zachary E. Ross

California Institute of Technology
Assistant Professor of Geophysics

Expertise: Automated processing of large seismic datasets, fault zone imaging, dynamics of seismicity, earthquake source properties
 
 
Work: 6263955872
About Me Publications
Idini, B., Simons, M., Zhong, M., Stephenson, O., Ross, Z. E., Fielding, E. J., Yun, S., Hauksson, E., Milliner, C., Moore, A. W., & Liu, Z. (2019, 08). The first few days of the 2019 Ridgecrest earthquake sequence. Poster Presentation at 2019 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 9884
Plesch, A., Shaw, J. H., Ross, Z. E., & Hauksson, E. (2019, 08). Detailed 3D source fault representations for the 2019 Ridgecrest earthquake sequence. Poster Presentation at 2019 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 9709
Stephenson, O., Koehne, T., Zhan, E., Cahill, B., Ross, Z. E., & Yun, S. (2019, 08). Deep Learning-based Damage Mapping with InSAR Coherence Time Series. Poster Presentation at 2019 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 9633
Trugman, D. T., Ross, Z. E., & Johnson, P. A. (2019, 08). Anti-similar aftershocks in the Ridgecrest, California earthquake sequence. Poster Presentation at 2019 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 9506
Yu, E., Acharya, P., Bhaskaran, A., Chen, S., Andrews, J. R., Thomas, V., Ross, Z. E., Hauksson, E., & Clayton, R. W. (2019, 08). Cloud Computing and Big Data – Using the Southern California Earthquake Data Center (SCEDC) and the Southern California Seismic Network (SCSN) Products and Services for Earthquake Research. Poster Presentation at 2019 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 9487
Cheng, Y., Ross, Z. E., Hauksson, E., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2019, 07). A focal mechanism catalog for Southern California derived with deep learning algorithms. Poster Presentation at 2019 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 9273
Ross, Z. E., Trugman, D. T., Azizzadenesheli, K., & Anandkumar, A. (2019, 07). Directivity Modes of Earthquake Populations with Unsupervised Learning. Poster Presentation at 2019 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 9271
Meier, M., Ross, Z. E., Ramachandran, A., Balakrishna, A., Kundzicz, P., Nair, S., Li, Z., Hauksson, E., & Heaton, T. H. (2018, 08). Reliable Real-Time Signal/Noise Discrimination with Deep and Shallow Machine Learning Classifiers. Poster Presentation at 2018 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 8837
Hauksson, E., Ross, Z. E., & Cochran, E. S. (2018, 08). Sudden Surges of Seismicity within Natural Slow Growing and Long Duration Seismicity Swarms near Cahuilla Valley in the Central Peninsular Ranges, Southern California. Poster Presentation at 2018 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 8765
Schulte-Pelkum, V., Ross, Z. E., Mueller, K. J., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2018, 08). Dipping fault structures near the brittle-ductile transition and deep foliation fabric in southern California. Poster Presentation at 2018 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 8605
Dougherty, S. L., Cochran, E. S., Harrington, R. M., & Ross, Z. E. (2018, 08). Tracking thousands of microearthquakes for a month in northern Oklahoma: What a large-N array can reveal about induced seismicity. Poster Presentation at 2018 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 8569
Roh, B., Heaton, T. H., & Ross, Z. E. (2018, 08). Envelope-Based Early Warning Algorithm Using Nested Grid Search. Poster Presentation at 2018 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 8440
Ross, Z. E., Hauksson, E., Trugman, D. T., & Shearer, P. M. (2018, 08). Detecting millions of earthquakes in southern California with template matching. Oral Presentation at 2018 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 8287
Hauksson, E., Meier, M., & Ross, Z. E. (2017, 08). Can the Depth Distribution of Seismicity be Applied to Probe the Rheology of the Seismogenic Crust in Southern California?. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7620
White, M. C., Ross, Z. E., Ben-Zion, Y., & Vernon, F. L. (2017, 08). A detailed, automatically-derived, seismicity catalog for the San Jacinto fault zone (1998-2016). Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7529
Ross, Z. E., Kanamori, H., & Hauksson, E. (2017, 08). Anomalously large complete stress drop during the 2016 Mw 5.2 Borrego Springs earthquake inferred by waveform modeling and near-source aftershock deficit. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7506
Cheng, Y., Ross, Z. E., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2017, 08). Diverse volumetric seismicity in the Trifurcation area of the San Jacinto fault zone . Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7462
Qin, L., Ben-Zion, Y., Qiu, H., Share, P., Ross, Z. E., & Vernon, F. L. (2016, 08). Internal structure of the San Jacinto fault zone in the trifurcation area southeast of Anza, California, from data of dense linear arrays. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6784
Qiu, H., Ben-Zion, Y., Ross, Z. E., Share, P., & Vernon, F. L. (2016, 08). Internal structure of the San Jacinto fault zone at Jackass Flat from data recorded by a dense linear array. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6783
Ross, Z. E., Hauksson, E., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016, 08). Complex active faults and seismicity rates in the trifurcation area of the San Jacinto fault zone illuminated by aftershocks of the 2016 Mw 5.2 Borrego Springs earthquake. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6776
White, M. C., Ross, Z. E., Vernon, F. L., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016, 08). A detailed automatic 1998-2015 earthquake catalog of the San Jacinto fault zone region. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6432
Ross, Z. E., Ben-Zion, Y., & Zhu, L. (2014). Isotropic source terms of San Jacinto fault zone earthquakes based on waveform inversions with a generalized CAP method. Geophysical Journal International, (under review). SCEC Contribution 1918
Hauksson, E., Meier, M., Ross, Z. E., & Jones, L. M. (2017). Evolution of seismicity near the southernmost terminus of the San Andreas Fault: Implications of recent earthquake clusters for earthquake risk in southern California. Geophysical Research Letters, 44(3), 1293-1301. doi: 10.1002/2016GL072026. SCEC Contribution 7176
Ross, Z. E., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016). Towards reliable automated estimates of earthquake source properties from body wave spectra. Journal of Geophysical Research, 121, 4390-4407. doi: doi:10.1002/2016JB013003. SCEC Contribution 7111
Ross, Z. E., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016). Towards reliable automated estimates of earthquake source properties from body wave spectra. J. Geophys. Res., 121(6), 4390-4407. SCEC Contribution 6234
White, M. C., Reyes, J., Hollis, D. D., Barklage, M., Meng, H., Ross, Z. E., Vernon, F. L., Ozakin, Y., Zigone, D., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2015). Basic data features and results from a spatially dense seismic array on the San Jacinto fault zone. Geophysical Journal International, 202(1), 370-380. doi: 10.1093/gji/ggv142. SCEC Contribution 8221
Ross, Z. E., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2013). Spatio-temporal variations of double-couple aftershock mechanisms and possible volumetric earthquake strain. Journal of Geophysical Research, 118(5), 2347-2355. doi: 10.1002/jgrb.50202. SCEC Contribution 1708

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