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Adjunct Associate Research Scientist
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Seismology Geology and Tectonophysics


List of degrees from highest to lowest:
California Institute of Technology
California Institute of Technology
Seoul National University
University of California, Berkeley

Selected Publications:

Localized seismic anisotropy associated with long-term slow-slip events beneath southern Mexico Song, T. A.; Kim, Y. Geophys Res Lett Volume: 39 Issue: L09308 (2012) 10.1029/2012GL051324
Seismic imaging of the Cocos plate subduction zone system in central Mexico Kim, Y.; Miller, M. S.; Pearce, F.; Clayton, R. W. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 07/2012 Volume: 13 (2012) 10.1029/2012GC004033
Distribution of hydrous minerals in the subduction system beneath Mexico Kim, Y.; Clayton, R. W.; Jackson, J. M. Earth and Planetary Science Letters Volume: 341-344 p.: 58-67 (2012) 10.1016/j.epsl.2012.06.001
Evidence of a collision between the Yucatan Block and Mexico in the Miocene Kim, Y.; Clayton, R. W.; Keppie, F. Geophys. J. Int. (2011) 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.05191.x
Adjoint Centroid-Moment Tensor Inversions Kim, Y.; Liu, Q.; Tromp, J. Geophys. J. Int. (2011) 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.05027.x
Anisotropic uppermost mantle in young subducted slab underplating Central Mexico Song, T. A.; Kim, Y. NATURE GEOSCIENCE 12/2011 (2011) 10.1038/NGEO1342
The geometry and seismic properties of the subducting Cocos plate in central Mexico Kim, Y.; Clayton, R. W.; Jackson, J. M. J. Geophys. Res. (2010) 10.1029/2009JB006942
Horizontal subduction and truncation of the Cocos Plate beneath central Mexico Pérez-Campos, X.; Kim, Y.; Husker, A.; Davis, P. M.; Clayton, R. W.; Iglesias, A.; Pacheco, J. F.; Singh, S. K.; Manea, V. C.; Gurnis, M. Geophys. Res. Lett. Volume: 35 (2008) 10.1029/2008GL035127