BIG HEAD “My biggest fault is that the faults I was born with grow bigger each year." - Haruki Murakami

Publications

in review

Wu, S.-M, F-C. Lin, A.A. Allam, and J. Farrell, The Old Faithful plumbing system revealed by time-dependent hydrothermal tremor migration, Geophys. Res. Lett., in review
Allam, A.A., Kroll, K.A., Milliner, C.W.D., Richards-Dinger, K.B., 2019, Effects of fault roughness on coseismic slip and earthquake locations, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, in review pdf

2019

Berg, E.M., Lin, F.-C., Allam, A.A., Qiu, H., Shen, W., Ben-Zion, Y., 2019,Tomography of Southern California via Bayesian Joint Inversion of Rayleigh Wave Ellipticity and Phase Velocity from Ambient Noise Cross-Correlations,J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, in review
Webb, H., Hall, C.M., Girty, G.H., Allam, A.A., Rockwell, T.K., 2019, Weathering history and climate signature of late Pleistocence regolith, Peninsular Ranges, SE California, USA: A case study of a precariously balanced rock, its partially exhumed corestone platform, and encasing saprock, Catena, 172 (2019): 719-737
Li, J., Lin, F.-C., Allam, A.A., Ben-Zion, Y., Schuster, G., 2019, Wave Equation Dispersion Inversion of Surface Waves Recorded on Irregular Topography, J. Geophys. Res., 1, 346-360.

2018

Share, P.-E., Allam, A.A., Ben-Zion, Y., Lin, F.-C., Vernon, F.L., 2018, Structural properties of the San Jacinto fault zone at Blackburn Saddle from seismic data of a dense linear array, Geophys. J. Int., 176(3),1169-1191
Kohler, M.D., Allam, A.A., Massari, A., Lin, F.-C., 2018, Detection of Building Damage Using Helmholtz Tomography, Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., 2565-2579

2017

Allam, A.A., Schulte-Pelkum, V., Ben-Zion, Y., Tape, C., Ruppert, N., Ross, Z.E., 2017, Ten Kilometer Vertical Moho Offset and Shallow Velocity Contrast Along the Denali Fault from Double-difference Tomography, Receiver Functions, and Fault Zone Head Waves, Tectonophysics, 721, 56-69. pdf

2016

Milliner, C.W.D., Sammis, C., Allam, A.A., Dolan, J.F., Hollingsworth, J., Leprince, S., van der Hilst, R., 2016, Resolving fine-scale heterogeneity of co-seismic slip and the relation to fault structure, Scientific Reports, 6 pdf
Fang, H., Zhang, H., Yao, H., Allam, A.A., Zigone, D., Ben-Zion, Y., Thurber, C., and van der Hilst, R., 2016, A new three-dimensional joint inversion algorithm of body wave and surface wave data and its application to the Southern California Plate Boundary Region, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 121, doi:10.1002/2015JB012702 pdf

2015

Allam, A.A., Tape, C., Ben-Zion, Y., 2015, Finite-frequency sensitivity kernels of seismic waves to fault zone structures, Geophys. J. Int., doi: 10.1093/gji/ggv413, 203, 2032–2048. pdf
Dee, S., Emile-Geay, J., Evans, M.N., Allam, A.A., Steig, E.J., Thompson, D.M., 2015. PRYSM: An open‐source framework for PRoxY System Modeling, with applications to oxygen‐isotope systems, J. Adv. Model. Earth. Syst., 07. pdf

2014

Allam, A.A., Ben-Zion, Y., Kurzon, I., Vernon, F., 2014b. Seismic velocity structure in the Hot Springs and Trifurcation Seismicity Cluster Areas of the San Jacinto Fault Zone from double-difference tomography, Geophys. J. Int., 198, 978–999. pdf
Allam, A.A., Ben-Zion Y., Peng Z., 2014a. Seismic imaging of a bimaterial interface along the Hayward fault, CA, with fault zone headwaves and direct P arrivals, Pure Appl. Geophys., 171. pdf

2013

Alpert, L.A., Becker, T.W., Miller, M.S., Allam, A.A., 2013, Structure beneath the Alboran from geodynamic flow models and seismic anisotropy, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 4265–4277. pdf
Miller, M.S., Allam, A.A., Becker, T.W., diLeo, J., Wookey, J., 2013, Constraints on geodynamic evolution of the westernmost Mediterranean and northwest Africa from shear wave splitting analysis, Earth Plan. Sci. Lett., 375, 234-243. pdf
Ben-Zion Y., Allam A.A., 2013, Seasonal thermoelastic strain and postseismic effects in Parkfield borehole dilatometers, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 379, 120-126. pdf

2012

Allam A.A.,Ben-Zion Y.,2012, Seismic velocity structures in the Southern California plate-boundary environment from double-difference tomography, Geophys. J. Int., 190, 1181-1196. pdf