Jon Carey


Full Name: Jon Carey

Position: Engineering Geology Team Leader / Lead Scientist Geomechanics Laboratory

Contact details

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Phone: +64-4-570 4750


2001: BSc, Geography; 2002: MSc, Geomorphology and Environmental Change; 2012: PhD, Landslide failure mechanisms

Areas of expertise

Business Development: Natural Hazards Research
Business Development: Rock Mechanics
Business Development: Soil Mechanics
Engineering: Engineering Geology
Engineering: Landslide investigation
Engineering: rock & soil properties
Geology: Engineering Geology
Geology: Engineering Geomorphology
Geology: Landscape evolution
Geology: Landslide Hazard Assessment
Geology: Landslide Processes
Geomorphology: Aerial photograph interpretation
Geomorphology: Flood and landslide hazard assessment
Geomorphology: Geological and geomorphological mapping
Geomorphology: Landscape evolution

Professional activities

Geological Society of London: Fellow
Royal Geographical Society: Fellow
European Geosciences Union: Euro Geol
Royal Geographical Society: CGeog (Geomorph)
Geological Society of London: CGeol

Major publications

Massey, C.I.; Townsend, D.B.; Rathje, E.; Allstadt, K.E.; Lukovic, B.; Kaneko, Y.; Bradley, B.; Wartman, J.; Jibson, R.W.; Petley, D.M.; Horspool, N.A.; Hamling, I.J.; Carey, J.M.; Cox, S.C.; Davidson, J.; Dellow, G.D.; Godt, G.W.; Holden, C.; Jones, K.E.; Kaiser, A.E.; Little, M.; Lyndsell, B.M.; McColl, S.; Morgenstern, R.M.; Rengers, F.K.; Rhoades, D.A.; Rosser, B.J.; Strong, D.T.; Singeisen, C.; Villeneuve, M. 2018 Landslides triggered by the 14 November 2016 Mw 7.8 Kaikoura earthquake, New Zealand. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 108(3B): 1630-1648; doi: 10.1785/0120170305

Carey, J.M.; McSaveney, M.J.; Petley, D.N. 2017 Dynamic liquefaction of shear zones in intact loess during simulated earthquake loading. Landslides, 14(3): 789-804; doi: 10.1007/s10346-016-0746-y

Petley, D.N.; Carey, J.M.; Ng, K.-Y.; Massey, C.I.; Froude, M.J. 2017 Understanding patterns of movement for slow moving landslides. 11 p. IN: Alexander, G.J.; Chin, C.Y. (eds) 20th Symposium of the New Zealand Geotechnical Society, Napier 2017. Wellington, N.Z.: Institute of Professional Engineers New Zealand

Carey, J.M.; Moore, R.; Petley, D.N. 2015 Patterns of movement in the Ventnor landslide complex, Isle of Wight, southern England. Landslides, 12(6): 1107-1118; doi: 10.1007/s10346-014-0538-1

Carey, J.M.; Pettley, D.N. 2014 Progressive shear-surface development in cohesive materials; implications for landslide behaviour. Engineering Geology, 177: 54-65; doi: 10.1016/j.enggeo.2014.05.009

Petley, D.N.; Higuchi, T.; Petley, D.J.; Bulmer, M.H.; Carey, J. 2005 Development of progressive landslide failure in cohesive materials. Geology, 33(3): 201-204; doi: 10.1130/G21147.1

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