Michael West
Seismology/Geophysics/Geology

Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
of Columbia University
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Curriculum Vitae (in .pdf format)




Papers
West, M., W. Menke, M. Tolstoy, S. Webb. and R. Sohn, Magma storage beneath Axial volcano on the Juan de Fuca mid-ocean ridge, Nature 43, 833-836, 2001.
http://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/~mwest/papers/axial_nature.pdf (1.5 Mb)

Won-Young Kim, L.R.Sykes, J. H. Armitage, J. K. Xie, K. H. Jacob, P. G. Richards, M. West, F. Waldhauser, J. Armbruster, L. Seeber, W.X. Du & A. Lerner-Lam, Seismic waves generated by aircraft impacts and building collapses at World Trade Center, NY, EOS 82, p. 565, Nov. 20, 2001.
http://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/~mwest/papers/WTC_LDEO_KIM.pdf

West, M.,The deep structure of Axial Volcano, 2001, Ph.D. Thesis, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory and Department of Earth and Environmental sciences, Columbia University, 137 pages.
http://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/~mwest/papers/mwest_thesis.pdf (11 Mb)

West, M. and W. Menke, Fluid-Induced Changes in Shear Velocity from Surface Waves, 2000, Proceedings, Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems (SAGEEP), 2000, pp. 21-28
http://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/~mwest/papers/sageep2.pdf

Menke, W., M. West, B. Brandsdottir, D. Sparks, Compressional and Shear Velocity Structure of the Lithosphere in Northern Iceland, 1998 BSSA, Vol. 88, No. 6, pp. 1561-1571
http://doherty.ldeo.columbia.edu/users/menke/b96/newdraft/index.html

Abstracts
West, M., W. Menke and M. Tolstoy, The magmatic structure of Axial Volcano, abstract AGU 2000 Fall meeting, 1 page
http://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/~mwest/papers/agu2000abstract.pdf

West, M. and W. Menke, Fluid-Induced Changes in Shear Velocity from Surface Waves, abstract AGU 1999 Fall meeting, 1 page