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Publications

  • Smith, K.D., Pechmann, J., Meremonte, M., Pankow, K. (2010). Preliminary analysis of the Mw 6.0 Wells, Nevada, Earthquake Sequence, in press Special Publication of the Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology on the Wells Earthquake.
  • Preston, L., Smith, K.D., and von Seggern D. (2007). P-wave velocity structure in the Yucca Mountain Nevada region, J.Geophys. Res. 112, B11305, 16 PP.; doi: 10.1029/2007JB005005.
  • Smith, K.D., von Seggern, D., Blewitt, G., Preston, L., Anderson, J., Wernicke, B., Davis, J. (2005). Evidence for deep magma injection Lake Tahoe, Nevada-California, Science v. 305, 1277-1280.
  • Brune, J.N., Smith, K.D., Zeng, Y, (2004). Precarious Rock Evidence for seismic shaking during and before the 1992 M 5.6 Little Skull Mountain, Nevada, Earthquake, Earthquake Spectra 21, 967-985.
  • Schweickert, R.A, M. M. Lahren, K. D. Smith, and J. F. Howle. (2004) Transtensional defomation in the Lake Tahoe region, California and Nevada, USA. Tectonophysics 388(1-4), 253-269.
  • Minor, T.B., and Cablk, M.E. (2004). Estimation of Hard Impervious Cover in the Lake Tahoe Basin Using Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems Data Integration. Journal of the Nevada Water Resources Association, Vol. 1, No. 1, 58-75.
  • Ichinose, G., Anderson, J., Smith, K., and Zeng, Y. (2003). Source paramters of eastern California and western Nevada earthquakes from regional moment tensor inversion, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am. 93, 61-84.
  • Adams, K.D., and T.B. Minor. (2002). Historic shoreline change at Lake Tahoe from 1938 to 1998 and its impact on sediment and nutrient loading: Journal of Coastal Research 18(4):637-651.
  • Forney, W., Richards, L., Adams, K.D., Minor, T.B., Rowe, T.G., Smith, J.L., and Raumann, C.G. (2001). Land Use Change and Effects on Water Quality and Ecosystem Health in the Lake Tahoe Basin, Nevada and California. U.S.G.S. Open File Report 01-418.
  • McGraw, D., McKay, A., Duan, G., Bullard, T.F., Minor, T.B., and Kuchnicki, J. (2001).  Water Quality Assessment and Modeling of the California Portion of the Truckee River Basin. Division of Hydrologic Sciences, Desert Research Institute, Publication No. 41170.
  • Smith, K.D., Brune, J.N., Savage, M., dePolo, D.M., and Sheehan, A. (2001). The 1992 Little Skull Mountain earthquake sequence, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America 91, 1595-1606.
  • Smith, K.D. and Priestley, K.F. (2000). Faulting in the 1986 Chalfant, California, Sequence; Local Tectonics and Earthquake Source Parameters, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America 90, 813-831.
  • Smith, K.D., Li., L., Brune, J., Anooshehpoor, and Savage, M.K. (2000). Preliminary results from the NPE-Ryan Reversed Refraction Profile, in Geologic and Geophysical Characterization Studies of Yucca Mountain, Nevada, A Potential High-Level Radioactive-waste Repository, USGS Digital Data Series, 058, Chapter D.
  • Smith, K.D., Shields, G. and Brune, J. (2000). A sequence of very shallow earthquakes in the Rock Valley fault zone, southern Nevada Test site, in Geologic and Geophysical Characterization Studies of Yucca Mountain, Nevada, A Potential High-Level Radioactive-waste Repository, USGS Digital Data Series, 058, Chapter L.