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Wanda StratfordMarine Geophysicist/Geologist

Stratford Wanda 3706


Crustal Geophysics

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  • BSc, Geology
  • BSc Hons, Geophysics
  • PhD, Geophysics

Areas of expertise

  • Geology: Tectonics
  • Geophysics: Crustal structure determination
  • Geophysics: Marine Geophysics
  • Geophysics: Subduction zones
  • Geophysics: Exploration Geophysics
  • Geophysics: Geodynamics
  • Geophysics: Seismic interpretation
  • Geophysics: Gravity interpretation
  • Geology: Zealandia

Major Publications

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  • Orr, D.; Sutherland, R.; Stratford, W.R. 2020. Eocene to Miocene subduction initiation recorded in stratigraphy of Reinga Basin, Northwest New Zealand, Tectonics 39(2): e2019TC005899. DOI: 10.1029/2019TC005899. e2019TC005899
  • Stratford, W.R.; Sutherland, R.; Collot, J. 2018. Physical properties and seismic-reflection interpretation of bathyal marine sediments affected by carbonate and silica diagenesis in the Tasman Sea, New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 61(1): p. 96-111. DOI: 10.1080/00288306.2017.1414065. p. 96-111
  • Stratford, W.R.; Peirce, C.; Paulatto, M.; Funnell, M.; Watts, A.B.; Grevemeyer, I.; Bassett, D. 2015. Seismic velocity structure and deformation due to the collision of the Louisville Ridge with the Tonga-Kermadec Trench, Geophysical Journal International 200(3): p. 1503-1522. DOI: 10.1093/gji/ggu475. p. 1503-1522
  • Stratford, W.R.; Thybo, H. 2011. Seismic structure and composition of the crust beneath the southern Scandes, Norway, Tectonophysics 502(3/4): p. 364-382. DOI: 10.1016/j.tecto.2011.02.008. p. 364-382
  • Stratford, W.R.; Thybo, H. 2011. Crustal structure and composition of the Oslo Graben, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 304(3/4): p. 431-442. DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2011.02.021. p. 431-442
  • Stratford, W.R.; Stern, T.A. 2006. Crust and upper mantle structure of a continental backarc : central North Island, New Zealand, Geophysical Journal International 166(1): p. 469-484. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2006.02967.x. p. 469-484


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