Stuart Henrys

 

Full Name: Stuart Henrys

Position: Marine Geophysicist

Contact details

Email: S.Henrys
Phone: +64-4-570 4812

Qualifications

1979: BSc; 1981: MSc (1st Class Hons.); 1987: PhD

Areas of expertise

Geology: Basin studies
Geology: Structural Geology
Geology: Tectonics
Geophysics: Exploration Geophysics
Geophysics: Gas Hydrates
Geophysics: Marine Geophysics
Geophysics: Seismic Reflection
Geophysics: Seismic Stratigraphy
Geophysics: Swath mapping

Professional activities

Geological Society of New Zealand: Member
New Zealand Geophysical Society: Secretary
Society of Exploration Geophysicists: Member
American Geophysical Union: Member
Antarctic Climate Evolution (SCAR): Pleistocene subcommittee: Member
NZ ANDRILL Steering Committee: Chair
ANDRILL Project: NZ ANDRILL Steering Committee: Chair
Royal Society Committee Antarctic Sciences: Member

Major publications

Ellis, S.M.; Fagereng, A.; Barker, D.H.N.; Henrys, S.A.; Saffer, D.; Wallace, L.M.; Williams, C.A.; Harris, R. 2015 Fluid budgets along the northern Hikurangi subduction margin, New Zealand : the effect of a subducting seamount on fluid pressure. Geophysical Journal International, 202(1): 277-297; doi: 10.1093/gji/ggv127

Beggs, M.; Wood, R.A.; Henrys, S.A.; Stagpoole, V.M. 2008 A roadmap for the commercial development of New Zealand's gas hydrate resources. Lower Hutt: GNS Science. GNS Science report 2008/06. 12 p.

Crutchley, G.J.; Gorman, A.R.; Pecher, I.A.; Henrys, S.A. 2008 Full-waveform inversion of bottom-simulating reflections and anomalies in the regional gas hydrate stability zone beneath Porangahau Ridge, New Zealand. abstract EGU2008-A-03280 IN: 5th EGU General Assembly 2008. Katlenburg-Lindau, Germany: Copernicus Gesellschaft. Geophysical research abstracts 10.

Fielding, C.R.; Whittaker, J.; Henrys, S.A.; Wilson, T.J.; Naish, T.R. 2008 Seismic facies and stratigraphy of the Cenozoic succession in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica : implications for tectonic, climatic and glacial history. Short research paper 090; doi: 10.3133/of2007-1047.srp090 IN: Cooper, A.K.; Barrett, P.; Stagg, H.; Storey, B.; Stump, E.; Wise, W.; 10th ISAES editorial team; Davey, F.J.; Naish, T.R. (eds) Antarctica : a keystone in a changing world : proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Antarctic Earth Sciences, Santa Barbara, California, August 26 to September 1, 2007. Washington, DC: National Academies Press. Open-file report / US Geological Survey 2007-1047.

Hall, J.; Wilson, T.; Henrys, S.A. 2008 Structure of the central Terror Rift, western Ross Sea, Antarctica. Short research paper 108; doi: 10.3133/of2007-1047.srp108 IN: Cooper, A.K.; Barrett, P.; Stagg, H.; Storey, B.; Stump, E.; Wise, W.; 10th ISAES editorial team; Davey, F.J.; Naish, T.R. (eds) Antarctica : a keystone in a changing world : proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Antarctic Earth Sciences, Santa Barbara, California, August 26 to September 1, 2007. Washington, DC: National Academies Press. Open-file report / US Geological Survey 2007-1047.

Henrys, S.A.; Pecher, I.A.; Gorman, A.R.; Crutchley, G.J.; CHARMNZ Working Group 2008 Gas hydrate resources on New Zealand accretionary margins. 8 p. IN: 2008 New Zealand Petroleum Conference proceedings : beyond 08. Wellington: Ministry of Economic Development

Henrys, S.A.; Wilson, T.; Whittaker, J.M.; Fielding, C.; Hall, J.; Naish, T.R. 2008 Tectonic history of mid-Miocene to present southern Victoria Land Basin, inferred from seismic stratigraphy in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica. Short research paper 049; doi: 10.3133/of2007-1047.srp049 IN: Cooper, A.K.; Barrett, P.; Stagg, H.; Storey, B.; Stump, E.; Wise, W.; 10th ISAES editorial team; Davey, F.J.; Naish, T.R. (eds) Antarctica : a keystone in a changing world : proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Antarctic Earth Sciences, Santa Barbara, California, August 26 to September 1, 2007. Washington, DC: National Academies Press. Open-file report / US Geological Survey 2007-1047.

Johnston, L.; Wilson, G.S.; Gorman, A.R.; Henrys, S.A.; Horgan, H.; Clark, R.; Naish, T.R. 2008 Cenozoic basin evolution beneath the southern McMurdo Ice Shelf, Antarctica. Global and Planetary Change, 62(1/2): 61-76; doi: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2007.11.004

Pecher, I.A.; Henrys, S.A.; Ellis, S.M.; Crutchley, G.J.; Fohrmann, M.; Gorman, A.R.; Greinert, J.; Chiswell, S.; TAN0607 Scientific Party; SO191 Scientific Party 2008 Erosion of seafloor ridges at the top of the gas hydrate stability zone, Hikurangi Margin, New Zealand : new insights from research cruises between 2005 and 2007. p. 136-137 (abstract P-158) IN: Ripmeester, J.; Englezos, P. (eds) 6th International Conference on Gas Hydrates, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 6-10, 2008 : final program and book of abstracts. Vancouver, BC: ICGH

Betterly, S.J.; Speece, M.A.; Levy, R.H.; Harwood, D.M.; Henrys, S.A. 2007 A novel over-sea-ice seismic reflection survey in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica. Terra Antartica, 14(1/2): 97-106

Davey, F.J.; Eberhart-Phillips, D.; Kohler, M.D.; Bannister, S.C.; Caldwell, T.G.; Henrys, S.A.; Scherwath, M.; Stern, T.A.; van Avendonk, H. 2007 Geophysical structure of the Southern Alps orogen, South Island, New Zealand. p. 47-73 IN: Okaya, D.A.; Stern, T.A.; Davey, F.J. (eds) A continental plate boundary : tectonics at South Island, New Zealand. Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union. Geophysical monograph 175.

Okaya, D.A.; Stern, T.A.; Davey, F.J.; Henrys, S.A.; Cox, S.C. 2007 Continent-continent collision at the Pacific/Indo-Australian plate boundary : background, motivation, and principal results. p. 1-18 IN: Okaya, D.A.; Stern, T.A.; Davey, F.J. (eds) A continental plate boundary : tectonics at South Island, New Zealand. Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union. Geophysical monograph 175.

Pecher, I.A.; Coffin, R.; Henrys, S.A.; CHARMNZ Working Group 2007 Tangaroa TAN0607 cruise report : gas hydrate exploration on the East Coast, North Island, New Zealand. Lower Hutt: GNS Science. GNS Science report 2007/29. 112 p.

Stern, T.A.; Okaya, D.A.; Kleffmann, S.; Scherwath, M.; Henrys, S.A.; Davey, F.J. 2007 Geophysical exploration and dynamics of the Alpine Fault zone. p. 207-233 IN: Okaya, D.A.; Stern, T.A.; Davey, F.J. (eds) A continental plate boundary : tectonics at South Island, New Zealand. Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union. Geophysical monograph 175.

Sutherland, R.; Eberhart-Phillips, D.; Harris, R.A.; Stern, T.A.; Beavan, R.J.; Ellis, S.M.; Henrys, S.A.; Cox, S.C.; Norris, R.J.; Berryman, K.R.; Townend, J.; Bannister, S.C.; Pettinga, J.; Leitner, B.; Wallace, L.M.; Little, T.A.; Cooper, A.F.; Yetton, M.; Stirling, M.W. 2007 Do great earthquakes occur on the Alpine Fault in central South Island, New Zealand? p. 235-251 IN: Okaya, D.A.; Stern, T.A.; Davey, F.J. (eds) A continental plate boundary : tectonics at South Island, New Zealand. Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union. Geophysical monograph 175.

Fielding, C.R.; Henrys, S.A.; Wilson, T.J. 2006 Rift history of the western Victoria Land Basin : a new perspective based on integration of cores with seismic reflection data. p. 309-318 IN: Fuetterer, D.K.; Damaske, D.; Kleinschmidt, G.; Miller, H.; Tessensohn, F. (eds) Antarctica : contributions to global earth sciences : proceedings of the IX International Symposium of Antarctic Earth Sciences Potsdam, 2003. Berlin: Springer

Henrys, S.A.; Naish, T.R.; Wilson, G.; Gorman, A.; Clifford, A.; Hansara, D.; Johnston, L. 2006 ANDRILL 2005 seismic surveys, McMurdo and Southern McMurdo Ice Shelf, McMurdo Sound, Antarctica. p. 64 IN: 2006 annual Antarctic Conference "Antarctica - the great integrator", Victoria University of Wellington, 4-6 July. Christchurch: Antarctica New Zealand

Henrys, S.A.; Naish, T.R.; Wilson, G.; Gorman, A.; Clifford, A.; Johnston, L.; Blakemore, H. 2006 ANDRILL 2005 site investigations/seismic surveys, McMurdo and southern McMurdo Ice Shelf, McMurdo Sound, Antarctica. Lower Hutt: GNS Science. GNS Science report 2006/13. 43 p.

Henrys, S.A.; Reyners, M.E.; Pecher, I.A.; Bannister, S.C.; Nishimura, Y.; Maslen, G. 2006 Kinking of the subducting slab by escalator normal faulting beneath the North Island of New Zealand. Geology, 34(9): doi: 10.1130/G22594

Naish, T.R.; Powell, R.D.; Barrett, P.J.; Horgan, H.; Dunbar, G.B.; Wilson, G.S.; Levy, R.H.; Robinson, N.; Carter, L.; Pyne, A.R.; Niessen, F.; Bannister, S.C.; Balfour, N.; Damaske, D.; Henrys, S.A.; Kyle, P.R.; Wilson, T. 2006 ANDRILL stratigraphic drilling project in McMurdo-Ross Ice Shelf : an overview of scientific objectives and update on site selection. Abstract 0491 (theme 113) IN: Abstract volume 06 : SCAR XXIX/COMNAP XVIII, Hobart, Australia : SCAR Open Science Conference, 12-14 July, SCALOP Symposium, 13 July. [Hobart, Tas.]: [SCAR]

Hulme, T.; Haines, A.J..; Henrys, S.A. 2005 Seismic scattering signatures of small-scale heterogeneities : examples from the Mount Messenger Formation, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 48(4): 609-621

Naish, T.R.; Powell, R.; Barrett, P.; Horgan, H.; Dunbar, G.; Wilson, G.; Levy, R.H.; Robinson, N.; Carter, L.; Pyne, A.; Niessen, F.; Bannister, S.C.; Balfour, N.; Damaske, D.; Henrys, S.A.; Kyle, P.; Wilson, T. 2005 ANDRILL McMurdo Ice Shelf Project scientific prospectus. Lincoln, Neb.: ANDRILL Science Management Office. ANDRILL contribution 4. 18 p.

Pecher, I.A.; Ellis, S.M.; Faure, K.; Massoth, G.J.; Graham, I.J.; Henrys, S.A.; Chiswell, S.M.; Kukowski, N. 2005 Erosion of uplifted ridges at the top of gas hydrate stability and its implications : evidence from the Hikurangi Margin, New Zealand. p. F1091 (abstract OS33B-1474) IN: AGU Fall Meeting, 5-9 December 2005, San Francisco, California. Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union. Eos 86(52:supplement).

Pecher, I.A.; Henrys, S.A.; Ellis, S.M.; Chiswell, S.M.; Kukowski, N. 2005 Erosion of the seafloor at the top of the gas hydrate stability zone on the Hikurangi Margin, New Zealand. Geophysical Research Letters, 32(24): doi: 10.1029/2005GL024687

Henrys, S.A.; Woodward, D.J.; Okaya, D.; Yu, J. 2004 Mapping the Moho beneath the Southern Alps continent-continent collision, New Zealand, using wide-angle reflections. Geophysical Research Letters, 31(17): L17602; doi: 10.1029/2004GL020561

Pecher, I.A.; Henrys, S.A.; Zhu, H. 2004 Seismic images of gas conduits beneath vents and gas hydrates on Ritchie Ridge, Hikurangi margin, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 47(2): 275-279

Wilson, T.J.; Lawver, L.A.; Henrys, S.A.; Mukasa, S.; Horgan, H.; Weiderspahn, M.; Davis, M.; Whittaker, J.; Lowe, A.; Watson, M. 2004 Cruise report NBP0401 19 January to 18 February 2004 : McMurdo Station to McMurdo Station, Ross Sea, Antarctica. Lower Hutt: Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences Limited. Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences science report 2004/03. 79 p. + 1CDROM

Gerbault, M.; Henrys, S.A.; Davey, F.J. 2003 Numerical models of lithospheric deformation forming the Southern Alps of New Zealand. Journal of Geophysical Research. Solid Earth, 108(B7): 2341; doi: 10.1029/2001JB001716

Henrys, S.A.; Bannister, S.C.; Pecher, I.A.; Davey, F.J.; Stern, T.; Stratford, W.; White, R.; Harrison, A.J.; Nishimura, Y.; Yamada, A. 2003 New Zealand North Island GeopHysical Transect (NIGHT) : field acquisition report. Lower Hutt: Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences Limited. Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences science report 2003/19. 49 p.

Henrys, S.A.; Ellis, S.M.; Uruski, C.I. 2003 Conductive heat flow variations from bottom-simulating reflectors on the Hikurangi margin, New Zealand. Geophysical Research Letters, 30(2): 1065; doi: 1029/2002GL015772

Henrys, S.A.; Reyners, M.E.; Bibby, H.M. 2003 Exploring the plate boundary structure of the North Island, New Zealand. Eos, 84(31): 289, 294-295

Okaya, D.; Stern, T.; Holbrook, S.; Van Avendonk, H.; Davey, F.J.; Henrys, S.A. 2003 Imaging a plate boundary using double-sided onshore-offshore seismic profiling. Leading edge (Tulsa, Okla.), 22(3): 256-260

Pecher, I.A.; Henrys, S.A. 2003 Potential gas reserves in gas hydrate sweet spots on the Hikurangi Margin, New Zealand. Lower Hutt: Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences Limited. Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences science report 2003/23. 32 p.

Naish, T.R.; Woolfe, K.J.; Barrett, P.J.; Wilson, G.S.; Atkins, C.; Bohaty, S.M.; Buecker, C.J.; Claps, M.; Davey, F.J.; Dunbar, G.B.; Dunn, A.G.; Fielding, C.R.; Florindo, F.; Hannah, M.J.; Harwood, D.M.; Henrys, S.A.; Krissek, L.A.; Lavelle, M.; van der Meer, J.; McIntosh, W.C.; Niessen, F.; Passchler, S.; Powell, R.D.; Roberts, A.P.; Sagnotti, L.; Scherer, R.P.; Strong, C.P.; Talarico, F.; Verosub, K.L.; Villa, G.; Watkins, D.K.; Webb, P-N.; Wonik, T. 2001 Orbitally induced oscillations in the East Antarctic ice sheet at the Oligocene/Miocene boundary. Nature, 413(6857): 719-723

Henrys, S.A.; Bartek, L.R.; Brancolini, G.; Luyendyk, B.P.; Hamilton, R.J.; Sorlien, C.C.; Davey, F.J. 1998 Seismic stratigraphy of the pre-Quaternary strata off Cape Roberts and their correlation with strata cored in the CIROS-1 drillhole, McMurdo Sound. Terra Antartica, 5(3): 273-279

Bartek, L.R.; Henrys, S.A.; Anderson, J.B.; Barrett, P.J. 1996 Seismic stratigraphy of McMurdo Sound, Antarctica : implications for glacially influenced early Cenozoic eustatic change? Marine Geology, 130(1/2): 79-98

Davey, F.J.; Henrys, S.A.; Lodolo, E. 1995 Asymmetric rifting in a continental back-arc environment, North Island, New Zealand. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 68(1-3): 209-238

Henrys, S.A.; Levander, A.R.; Meltzer, A.S. 1993 Crustal structure of the offshore southern Santa Maria Basin and Transverse Ranges, southern California, from deep seismic reflection data. Journal of Geophysical Research. Solid Earth, 98(B5): 8335-8348

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