Brad Scott

 

Full Name: Brad Scott

Position: Volcano Information Specialist

Contact details

Email: B.Scott
Phone: +64-7-376 0151

Qualifications

1976: NZCS, Geology; 1991: New Zealand Diploma in Science, Geology

Areas of expertise

Geology: Earthquake Hazard Assessment
Geology: Geothermal
Geology: Hazard Assessment
Geology: Tectonics
Geology: Volcano surveillance
Geology: Volcanology

Major publications

Peltier, A.; Hurst, A.W.; Scott, B.J.; Cayol, V. 2009 Structures involved in the vertical deformation at Lake Taupo (New Zealand) between 1979 and 2007 : new insights from numerical modelling. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 181(3/4): 173-184; doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2009.01.017

Peltier, A.; Scott, B.J.; Hurst, A.W. 2009 Ground deformation patterns at White Island volcano (New Zealand) between 1967 and 2008 deduced from levelling data. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 181(3/4): 207-218; doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2009.01.020

Scott, B.J.; Travers, J. 2009 Volcano monitoring in NZ and links to SW Pacific via the Wellington VAAC. Natural hazards, 51(2): 263-273; doi: 10.1007/s11069-009-9354-7

Hurst, A.W.; Bannister, S.; Robinson, R.; Scott, B.J. 2008 Characteristics of three recent earthquake sequences in the Taupo Volcanic Zone, New Zealand. Tectonophysics, 452(1-4): 17-28; doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2008.01.017

Vandemeulebrouck, J.; Hurst, A.W.; Scott, B.J. 2008 The effects of hydrothermal eruptions and a tectonic earthquake on a cycling crater lake (Inferno Crater Lake, Waimangu, New Zealand). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 178(2): 271-275; doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2008.06.021

Sherburn, S.; Scott, B.J.; Olsen, J.; Miller, C.A. 2007 Monitoring seismic precursors to an eruption from the Auckland Volcanic Field. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 50(1): 1-11

Scott, B.J.; Gordon, D.A.; Cody, A.D. 2005 Recovery of Rotorua geothermal field, New Zealand : progress, issues and consequences. Geothermics, 34(2): 159-183

Johnston, D.M.; Scott, B.J.; Houghton, B.F.; Paton, D.; Dowrick, D.J.; Villamor, P.; Savage, J. 2002 Social and economic consequences of historic caldera unrest at the Taupo Volcano, New Zealand and the management of future episodes of unrest. Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering, 35(4): 215-230

Scott, B.J.; Cody, A.D. 2000 Response of the Rotorua geothermal system to exploitation and varying management regimes. Geothermics, 29(4/5): 573-592

Sherburn, S.; Bryan, C.J.; Hurst, A.W.; Latter, J.H.; Scott, B.J. 1999 Seismicity of Ruapehu volcano, New Zealand, 1971-1996 : a review. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 88(4): 255-278

Scott, B.J.; Nairn, I.A. 1998 Volcanic hazards : Okataina volcanic centre. Scale 1:100,000. [Whakatane]: Bay of Plenty Regional Council. Resource planning publication / Bay of Plenty Regional Council 97/4. 1 map

Nishi, Y.; Sherburn, S.; Scott, B.J.; Sugihara, M. 1996 High-frequency earthquakes at White Island volcano, New Zealand : insights into the shallow structure of a volcano-hydrothermal system. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 72: 183-197

Sherburn, S.; Scott, B.J.; Hurst, A.W. 1996 Volcanic tremor and activity at White Island, New Zealand, July- September 1991. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 39(2): 329-332

Scott, B.J. 1994 Cyclic activity in the crater lakes of Waimangu hydrothermal system, New Zealand. Geothermics, 23(5/6): 555-572

Sherburn, S.; Scott, B.J. 1993 B-type volcanic earthquakes at White Island Volcano, New Zealand. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 56: 351-355

Simmons, S.F.; Keywood, M.; Scott, B.J.; Keam, R.F. 1993 Irreversible change of the Rotomahana-Waimangu hydrothermal system (New Zealand) as a consequence of a volcanic eruption. Geology, 21(7): 643-646

Hurst, A.W.; Bibby, H.M.; Scott, B.J.; McGuinness, M.J. 1991 The heat source of Ruapehu Crater Lake; deductions from the energy and mass balances. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 46: 1-20

Blick, G.H.; Otway, P.M.; Scott, B.J. 1989 Postseismic deformation recorded by small survey networks following the 1987 Edgecumbe earthquake, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 32(1): 123-127

Houghton, B.F.; Nairn, I.A.; Scott, B.J. 1989 Phreatomagmatic and strombolian eruptive activity at White Island volcano 1976-82 : deposits and depositional mechanisms. p. 35-56 IN: Houghton, B.F.; Nairn, I.A. The 1976-82 eruption sequence at White Island volcano (Whakaari), Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. Lower Hutt: New Zealand Geological Survey. New Zealand Geological Survey bulletin 103.

Latter, J.H.; Scott, B.J.; Dibble, R.R. 1989 Seismic activity associated with the 1976-82 eruption sequence at White Island volcano. p. 85-107 IN: Houghton, B.F.; Nairn, I.A. The 1976-82 eruption sequence at White Island volcano (Whakaari), Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. Lower Hutt: New Zealand Geological Survey. New Zealand Geological Survey bulletin 103.

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