Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences
|Massachusetts Inst. of Technology||Earth and Planetary Science||BS, MS 1976|
|Columbia University||Geological Sciences||M.Phil 1978, PhD 1982|
|Chair||Dept of Earth & Env. Sci.||2002-2004|
|Assoc. Chair||Dept of Earth & Env. Sci.||2000-2002|
|Associate Director||Lamont-Doherty Earth Obs.||1989-1992|
|Associate Professor||Columbia University||1986-1992|
|Assistant Professor||Oregon St. University||1982-1986|
Menke, W., Case studies of seismic tomography and earthquake location in a re
gional context, in
Seismic Data Analysis and Imaging With Global and Local Arrays, Alan Levander
and Guust Nolet, Eds., American Geophysical Union, in press 2004.
Menke, W. and V. Levin, The Cross-Convolution Method for Interpreting SKS Spl itting Observations, with Application to One and Two Layer Anisotropic Earth Models, in Geophys. J. Int 15, 379-392, 2003.
Levin, Vadim, William Menke,Jeffrey Park, No regional anisotropic domains in the northerneastern U.S. Appalachians J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 105 , No. B8 , p. 19,029, 2000.
Levin, V., W. Menke and J. Park, 1999. Shear wave splitting in the Appalachians and the Urals: A case for multilayered anisotropy J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 104 , No. B8 , p. 17,975-17,987.
Hu., G., W. Menke and C. Powell, Polarization tomography for P wave structure in southern California, J. Geophys. Res. 99, 15245-15256, 1994.
Sohn, R.A. and W. Menke, Application of maximum liklihood and bootstrap metho ds to nonlinear cure-fit problems in geochemistry, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosys tems - G3 3; 7(253), 2002.
Menke, W., Geophysical Data Analysis: Discrete Inverse Theory, Revised Edition (textbook), Academic Press, Inc., New York, 1989.
Menke, W., M. West, B. Brandsdottir and D. Sparks, Compressional and shear velocity of the lithosphere in northern Iceland, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am. 88, 1561-1571, 1998.
Menke, W. and D. Abbott, Geophysical Theory (Textbook), Columbia University Press, 458p, 1989.
Gudmundsson, O., B. Brandsdottir, W. Menke and H. Olafsson, The magma chamber of Katla volcano in the propagating volcanic zone of south Iceland revealed by seismic undershooting, Geophys. J. Int. 119, 227-296, 1994.
Seismological Field Experiments: SIST (Iceland), ONYNEX (NY-New England), Katla Undershooting (Iceland), FIRE (Iceland), Baradalur '96 (Iceland), Axial Volcano (Juan de Fuca Ridge).
IRIS/PASSCAL Standing Committee, 1996-1997
Development of 3-semester "The Earth System" undergraduate course at Columbia University, 1994-1996.
Ridge Multibeam Synthesis Project and associated database, 1995.
Assistant Coach, US Canoe and Kayak Team, Pan American Games, 2004.
Collaborators M. Brandon (Yale), B. Brandsdottir (U. Iceland), P. Einarsson (U. Iceland), V. Levin (Yale), J. Park (Yale), D. Sparks (TAMU), R. White (Cambridge)
Graduate Advisors A. Brecher (Undergraduate), P. Molnar (Masters), P. Richards (PhD)
Advisor and Sponsor V. Levin (Yale), M. West (LDEO), C. Rodriguez (LDEO). Total: 8.