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Genevieve CoffeyPaleoseismologist

Coffey Genevieve 3655





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  • BSc, Geology
  • PhD, Earth and Environmental Science
  • MSc, Geology

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  • Litchfield, N.J.; Humphrey, J.; Morgenstern, R.; Langridge, R.M.; Coffey, G.L.; Van Dissen, R.J. 2024. The New Zealand Paleoseismic Site Database, Version 1.0, Seismological Research Letters 95(1): p. 64-77. DOI: 10.1785/0220230150. p. 64-77
  • Coffey, G.L.; Rollins, J.C.; Van Dissen, R.J.; Rhoades, D.A.; Gerstenberger, M.C.; Litchfield, N.J.; Thingbaijam, K.K.S. 2024. Paleoseismic earthquake recurrence interval derivation for the 2022 revision of the New Zealand National Seismic Hazard Model, Seismological Research Letters 95(1): p. 78-94. DOI: 10.1785/0220230197. p. 78-94
  • Seebeck, H.; Van Dissen, R.J.; Litchfield, N.J.; Barnes, P.M.; Nicol, A.; Langridge, R.M.; Barrell, D.J.A.; Villamor, P.; Ellis, S.M.; Rattenbury, M.S.; Bannister, S.; Gerstenberger, M.C.; Ghisetti, F.; Sutherland, R.; Hirschberg, H.; Fraser, J.; Nodder, 2024. The New Zealand Community Fault Model - version 1.0 : an improved geological foundation for seismic hazard modelling, New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 67(2): p. 209-229. DOI: 10.1080/00288306.2023.2181362. p. 209-229
  • Coffey, G.L.; Savage, H.M.; Polissar, P.J. 2023. Estimates of earthquake temperature rise, frictional energy, and implications to earthquake energy budgets, Seismica 2(1): 11 p.. DOI: 10.26443/seismica.v2i1.252. 11 p.
  • Coffey, G.L.; Langridge, R.M.; Litchfield, N.J.; Van Dissen, R.J.; Clark, K.J. 2023. Paleoearthquakes at the junction of the Tokomaru and Northern Ohariu faults, implications for fault interactions in the southern North Island, New Zealand, New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics Online first: 15 p.. DOI: 10.1080/00288306.2023.2263403. 15 p.
  • Coffey, G.L.; Savage, H.M.; Polissar, P.J.; Cox, S.E.; Hemming, S.R.; Winckler, G.; Bradbury, K.K. 2022. History of earthquakes along the creeping section of the San Andreas fault, California, USA, Geology 50(4): p. 516-521. DOI: 10.1130/G49451.1. p. 516-521
  • Coffey, G.L.; Savage, H.M.; Polissar, P.J.; Meneghini, F.; Ikari, M.J.; Fagereng, Å.; Morgan, J.K.; Wang, M. 2021. Evidence of seismic slip on a large splay fault in the Hikurangi subduction zone, Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 22(8): e2021GC009638. DOI: 10.1029/2021GC009638. e2021GC009638
  • Coffey, G.L.; Savage, H.M.; Polissar, P.J.; Rowe, C.D.; Rabinowitz, H.S. 2019. Hot on the trail: Coseismic heating on a localized structure along the Muddy Mountain fault, Nevada, Journal of Structural Geology 120: p.67-79. DOI: 10.1016/j.jsg.2018.12.012. p.67-79

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