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TerraWulf - Science

Research outcomes, publications and outreach

Below is a list of scientific outcomes and outreach activities supported by the TerraWulf cluster.

Papers in the peer reviewed scientific literature

  • Miguel A Valdez-Grijalva, Lesleis Nagy, Adrian R Muxworthy, Wyn Williams, Andrew P. Roberts, David Heslop, Micromagnetic simulations of first-order reversal curve (FORC) diagrams of framboidal greigite, Geophysical Journal International, Volume 222, Issue 2, August 2020, Pages 1126-1134, doi:10.1093/gji/ggaa241
  • Hejrani, B., Tkalčić, H., 2018. The 20 May 2016 Petermann Ranges earthquake: the centroid location, magnitude and focal mechanism from full waveform modelling, Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, accepted for publication.
  • Phạm, T.-S., Tkalčić, H., Sambridge, M., and Kennett, B.L.N., 2018. Earth’s correlation wavefield: Late coda correlation. Geophys. Res. Lett., 45, doi:10.1002/2018GL077244
  • Cipta, A., P. Cummins, J. Dettmer, Saygin, E., M. Irsyam, J. Murjaya, and A. Rudyanto, 2018. Velocity Structure of the Jakarta Basin, Indonesia, using Trans-dimensional Bayesian Inversion of Horizontal-to-Vertical Spectral Ratios, Geophys. J. Int., doi:10.1093/gji/ggy289.​
  • Emetc, V., Tregoning, P., Morlighem, M., Borstad, C., Samrbidge, M., 2018. A statistical fracture model for Antarctic ice shelves and glaciers, The Cryosphere Discussions, 1-41, doi:10.5194/tc-2018-5.
  • Hawkins, R., 2018. A spectral element method for surface wave dispersion and adjoints, Geophys. J. Int. 215, 267–302. doi:10.1093/gji/ggy277
  • Skelton R., and A.M. Walker, 2018. Lubrication of dislocation glide in MgO by hydrous defects. Phys Chem Minerals 45:713–726. doi:10.1007/s00269-018-0957-y
  • Skelton R., and A.M. Walker, 2018. The influence of channel anion identity on the high-pressure crystal structure, compressibility, and stability of apatite. Miner Petrol 1–15. doi:10.1007/s00710-018-0565-z
  • Miguel A Valdez-Grijalva, Adrian R Muxworthy, Wyn Williams, Pádraig Ó Conbhuí, Lesleis Nagy, Andrew P Roberts, David Heslop. Magnetic vortex effects on first-order reversal curve (FORC) diagrams for greigite dispersions. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 501, 103-111. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2018.08.027
  • Allgeyer, S., Quentel, E., Hebert, H., Gailler, A. and Loevenbruck, A., 2017. Tsunami Hazard in La Reunion Island (SW Indian Ocean): Scenario-Based Numerical Modelling on Vulnerable Coastal Sites, Pure and Applied Geophysics, doi:10.1007/s00024-017-1632-9
  • Canitano, A., Bernard, P., and Allgeyer, S., 2017. Observation and modeling of the seismic seiches triggered in the Gulf of Corinth (Greece) by the 2011 Mw 9.0 Tohoku earthquake, Journal of Geodynamics 109 (2017) 24-31, doi:10.1016/j.jog.2017.06.001
  • Hawkins, R., Brodie, R.C., Sambridge, M., 2017. Trans-dimensional Bayesian inversion of airborne electromagnetic data for 2D conductivity profiles, Exploration Geophysics, doi:10.1071/EG16139, Published online: 24 February 2017.
  • Hejrani, B., Tkalčić, H., Fichtner, A., 2017. Centroid moment tensor catalogue using a 3-D continental scale Earth model: Application to earthquakes in Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands, Journal of Geophysical Research, Solid Earth, v. 122, p. 5517 – 5543.
  • Lambeck, K., Purcell, A., Zhao, S. 2017. The North American Late Wisconsin ice sheet and mantle viscosity from glacial rebound analyses. Quaternary Science Reviews 158, 172-210. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2016.11.033.
  • Pejić, T., Tkalčić, H., Sambridge, M., Cormier, V.F., and Benavente, R., 2017. Attenuation tomography of the upper inner core, J. Geophys. Res.–Solid Earth, 122, Issue 4, 3008-3032, doi:10.1002/2016JB013692.
  • Skelton R., and A.M. Walker, 2017. Ab initio crystal structure and elasticity of tuite, γ-Ca3(PO4)2, with implications for trace element partitioning in the lower mantle. Contrib Mineral Petrol 172:87. doi:10.1007/s00410-017-1406-5
  • Tian, S., P. Tregoning, L.J. Renzullo, A. van Dijk, J.P. Walker, V.R.N. Pauwels, and S. Allgeyer, 2017. Improved water balance estimation through Joint Assimilation of GRACE water storage and SMOS soil moisture retrievals, Water Resources Research, doi:10.1002/2016WR019641
  • Abe-Ouchi, A., Saito, F., Kageyama M., Braconnot P., Harrison S. P., Lambeck K., Otto-Bliesner B. L., Peltier W. R., Tarasov L., Peterschmitt J.-Y., Takahashii, K., 2016. Ice-sheet configuration in the CMIP5/PMIP3 Last Glacial Maximum experiments. Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 3621-3637.
  • Davies, D. R., Le Voci, G., Goes, S., Kramer, S. C. and Wilson, C. R., 2016. The mantle wedge's transient 3-D flow regime and thermal structure, Geochem. Geophys. Geosys. 17, 1-23, doi:10.1002/2015GC006125.
  • Gowan, E.J., Tregoning, P., Purcell, A., Montillet, J-P., and McClusky, S. 2016. A model of the western Laurentide Ice Sheet, using observations of glacial isostatic adjustment, Quaternary Sci Rev, 139, 1-16, doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2016.03.003
  • Hawkins, R. and Sambridge, M., 2016. Geophysical imaging using trans-dimensional trees, Geophys. J. Int., 203, 972-1000, doi:10.1093/gji/ggv326
  • Jones, T. J., Davies, D. R., Campbell, I. H, Wilson, C. R. and Kramer, S. C., 2016. Do mantle plumes preserve the heterogeneous structure of their deep-mantle source?, Earth. Planet. Sci. Lett. 434, 10-17, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2015.11.016.
  • Kim, S., J. Dettmer, J. Rhie, and H. Tkalčić, i2016. Highly efficient Bayesian joint inversion for receiver based data and its application to lithospheric structure beneath the southern Korean Peninsula, Geophys. J. Int., 206, 328-344, doi:10.1093/gji/ggw149.
  • Kim, S., H. Tkalčić, J. Rhie, and Y. Chen, 2016. Intraplate volcanism controlled by back‐arc and continental structuresn NE Asia inferred from transdimensional Bayesian ambient noise tomography, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43(16), 8390-8398, doi:10.1002/2016GL069483.
  • Koulali, A., S. Susilo, S. McClusky, I. Meilano, P. Cummins, P. Tregoning, G. Lister, J. Efendi, and M. A. Syafi'i, 2016. Crustal strain partitioning and the associated earthquake hazard in the eastern Sunda-Banda Arc, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 1943-1949, doi:10.1002/2016GL067941.
  • Mustać, M. and H. Tkalčić, 2016. Point source moment tensor inversion through a Bayesian hierarchical model, Geophys. J. Int., 204 (1), 311-323, doi:10.1093/gji/ggv458.
  • Pachhai, S., H. Tkalčić and G. Masters, 2016. Estimation of splitting functions from Earth's normal modes using neighbourhood algorithm, Geophys. J. Int., 204 (1), 111-126, doi:10.1093/gji/ggv414.
  • Prendergast, M.E., Rouby, H.,Punnwong, P., Marchant. R., Crowther, A., Kourampas, N., Shipton. C., Walsh, M., Lambeck, K., Boivin, N.L. 2016. Continental island formation and the archaeology of defaunation on Zanzibar, eastern Africa. PLOS One, 11, 23pp. doi.10.1371/journal.pone.0149565
  • Sambridge, M., 2016. Reconstructing time series and their uncertainty from observations with universal noise, J. Geophys. Res.-Solid Earth., 121, 4990-5012, doi:10.1002/2016JB012901.
  • Saygin, E., Cummins, P., Cipta, A., Hawkins, R., Pandhu, R., Murjaya, J., Irsyam, M., Masturyono, Widiyantoro, S. and Kennett, B.L.N, 2016. Imaging Architecture of the Jakarta Basin, Indonesia with Transdimensional Inversion of Seismic Noise, Geophys. J. Int., doi:10.1093/gji/ggv466.
  • Simms, A.R., Rouby, H., Lambeck, K., 2016. Marine Terraces and rates of vertical tectonic motion: The importance of glacio-isostatic adjustment along the Pacific Coast of North America. Geol. Soc. America Bulletin, 128, 81-93. published online 29 July 2015 as doi:10.1130/B31299.
  • Sippl, C., B.L.N. Kennett, H. Tkalčić, C.V. Spaggiari and K. Gessner, 2016. New constraints on the current stress field and seismic velocity structure of the eastern Yilgarn craton from mechanisms of local earthquakes, Austral. J. Earth Sci., 62(8), 921-931.
  • Sossi, P. A., Eggins, S. M., Nesbitt, R. W., Nebel, O., Hergt, J. M., Campbell, I. H., O'Neill, H. C., van Kranendonk, M. and Davies, D. R., 2016. Petrogenesis and Geochemistry of Archean Komatiites, J. Petrol. doi:10.1093/petrology/egw004.
  • Zheng, D., Saygin, E., Cummins, P., Ge, Z., Min, Z., Cipta, A., and Yang, R., 2016. Transdimensional Bayesian Seismic Ambient Noise Tomography across SE Tibet, Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, doi:10.1016/j.jseaes.2016.11.011
  • Davies, D. R., Goes, S. and Sambridge, M., 2015. On the relationship between volcanic hotspot locations, the reconstructed eruption sites of LIPs and deep mantle seismic structure, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 411, 121-131, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2014.11.052.
  • Davies, D. R., Rawlinson, N., Iaffaldano, G. and Campbell, I. H., 2015. Lithospheric controls on magma composition along Earth's longest continental hotspot track, Nature, 525, 511-514, doi:10.1038/nature14903.
  • Dettmer, J., S. E. Dosso, T. Bodin, J. Stipcevic, and P. R. Cummins, 2015. Direct-seismogram inversion for receiver-side structure with uncertain source-time functions. Geophys. J. Int., pp. 1–18. doi:10.1093/gji/ggv375
  • Fontaine, F.R., Barruol, G., H. Tkalčić, Wölbern, I., Rumpker, G., Bodin, T. and Haugmard, M., 2015. Crustal and Uppermost Mantle structure variation beneath La Réunion hotspot track, Geophys. J. Int., 203, 107-126.
  • Hawkins, R. and M. Sambridge, 2015. Geophysical imaging using trans-dimensional trees, Geophys. J. Int. 203 (2): 972-1000, doi:10.1093/gji/ggv326
  • Koulali, A, P. Tregoning, S. McClusky, R. Stanaway, L. Wallace, G. Lister, 2015. New Insights into the present-day kinematics of the central and western Papua New Guinea from GPS, Geophys. J. Int. 202 (2): 993-1004, doi:10.1093/gji/ggv200
  • Montillet, J.-P., Williams, S.D.P, Koulali, A. and McClusky, S.C., 2015. Estimation of offsets in GPS time-series and application to the detection of earthquake deformation in the far-field, Geophys. J. Int. (Feb 2015) 200 (2): 1205-1219 doi:10.1093/gji/ggu473
  • Muir, J.B. and H. Tkalčić, 2015. A method of spherical harmonic analysis in the geosciences via Bayesian hierarchical inference, Geophys. J. Int. 203(2), 1164-1171, doi:10.1093/gji/ggv361.
  • Pachhai, S., J. Dettmer, and H. Tkalčić, 2015. Ultra-low velocity zones beneath the Philippine and Tasman Seas revealed by a trans-dimensional Bayesian waveform inversion, Geophys. J. Int., doi:10.1093/gji/ggv368.
  • Skelton R., and Walker A.M., 2015. The effect of cation order on the elasticity of omphacite from atomistic calculations. Phys Chem Minerals 1b15. doi:10.1007/s00269-015-0754-9
  • Tanaka, S. and H. Tkalčić, 2015. Complex inner core boundary from frequency characteristics of the reflection coefficients of PKiKP waves observed by Hi-net, Progress Earth Planet. Sci., doi:10.1186/s40645-015-0064-3.
  • Tkalčić, H., Young, M., Muir, J. B., Davies, D. R. & Mattesini, M., 2015. Strong multi-scale heterogeneity in Earth's lowermost mantle, Scientific Reports - Nature, 5, 18416, doi:10.1038/srep18416.
  • Tosi, N., Stein, C., Noack, L., Huttig, C., Maierova, P., Samuel, H., Davies, D. R., Wilson, C. R., Kramer, S. C., Thieulot, C., Glerum, A., Fraters, M., Spakman, W., Rozel, A., Tackley, P. J., 2015. A community benchmark for viscoplastic thermal convection in a 2-D square box, Geochem. Geophys. Geosys., 16, 2175-2196, doi:10.1002/2015GC005807.
  • Allgeyer, S., and Cummins, P., 2014. Numerical tsunami simulation including elastic loading and seawater density stratification. Geophysical Research Letters 41, 2368-2375. doi:10.1002/2014GL059348
  • Davies, D. R. and Rawlinson, N., 2014. On the origin of recent intra-plate volcanism in Australia, Geology, 42, 1031-1034, doi:10.1130/G36093.1.
  • Dettmer, J., Benavente, R., Cummins P. R. and Sambridge M., 2014. Trans-dimensional finite-fault inversion, Geophys. J. Int., 199, 735-751, doi:10.1093/gji/ggu280.
  • Iaffaldano, G., Hawkins, R. and Sambridge, M., 2014. Bayesian noise-reduction in Arabia/Somalia and Nubia/Arabia finite rotations since ~20 Ma: Implications for Nubia/Somalia relative motion, Geochem. Geophys. Geosys., 15, No. 4, 845-854, doi:10.1002/2013GC005089.
  • Ingham, E., Heslop, D., Roberts, A. P., Hawkins, R., and Sambridge, M., 2014. Is there a link between geomagnetic reversal frequency and paleointensity? A Bayesian approach, J. Geophys. res. Solid Earth, 119, 5290-5304, doi:10.1002/2014JB010947.
  • Lambeck, K., Rouby, H., Purcell, A., Sun, Y., and Sambridge, M., 2014. Sea level and global ice volumes from the Last Glacial Maximum to the Holocene, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 111, no. 43, 15296-15303, doi:10.1073/pnas.1411762111.
  • Pachhai, S., H. Tkalčić and J. Dettmer, 2014. Bayesian inference for ultra low velocity zones in the Earth's lowermost mantle: Multiple-layer ULVZ confirmed beneath the east of Philippines, J. Geophys. Res., 119, 8346-8365, doi:10.10002/2014JB011067, 2014.
  • Sagar, S., Brando, V., Sambridge, M., 2014. Noise estimation of Remote Sensing reflectance using a segmentation approach suitable for optically shallow waters. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 52 (12)
  • Sambridge, M., 2014. A Parallel Tempering algorithm for probabilistic sampling and multi-modal optimization, Geophys. J. Int., 196, 357-374, doi:10.1093/gji/ggt342.
  • Zulfakriza, Saygin, E., Cummins, P., Widiyantoro, S., Nugraha, A.D., Luhr, B.-G., Bodin, T., 2014. Upper Crustal Structure of Central Java, Indonesia, from Transdimensional Seismic Ambient Noise Tomography, Geophys. J. Int., v.197, 630-635, doi:10.1093/gji/ggu016
  • Iaffaldano, G., T. Bodin, M. Sambridge, 2013. Slow-downs and speed-ups of India-Eurasia convergence since ~20 Ma: Data-noise, uncertainties and dynamic implications. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 367, p. 146-156.
  • Sambridge, M., Bodin, T., Gallagher, K., Tkalčić, H., 2013. Transdimensional inference in the geosciences, Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A, 371, 20110547, doi:10.1098/rsta.2011.0547.
  • Tkalčić, H., Young, M.K., Bodin, T., Ngo, S., Sambridge M., 2013. The shuffling rotation of the Earth's inner core revealed by earthquake doublets, Nature Geoscience, 6, 497-502, doi:10.1038/ngeo1813.
  • Tkalčić, H., Bodin, T., Young, K., and Sambridge, M., 2013. On the nature of the P-wave velocity gradient in the inner core beneath Central America, Aust. J. Earth Sci., 24, 699-705, doi:10.1007/s12583-013-0365-7.
  • Tregoning P., R. Burgette, S.C. McClusky, S. Lejeune, C.S. Watson, and H. McQueen, 2013. A decade of horizontal deformation from great earthquakes, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 118, doi:10.1002/jgrb.50154.
  • Young, M.K., R. Cayley, M. Mclean, N. Rawlinson, P. Arroucau, and M. Salmon, 2013. Crustal structure of the east Gondwana margin in southeast Australia revealed by transdimensional ambient noise tomography, Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 40, no. 16, pp. 4266-4271.
  • Young, M, Rawlinson, N and Bodin, T 2013, Transdimensional inversion of ambient seismic noise for 3D shear velocity structure of the Tasmanian crust, Geophysics, vol. 78, no. 3, pp. WB49-WB62.
  • Young, M.K., Tkalčić, H., Bodin, T., and Sambridge, M., 2013. Global P-wave tomography of Earth's lowermost mantle from partition modeling, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 5467-5486, doi:10.1002/jgrb.50391.
  • Bodin, T., Salmon, M., Kennett, B. L. N., Sambridge, M., 2012. Probabilistic surface reconstruction from multiple data sets: An example for the Australian Moho, J. Geophys. Res., 117, No. B10, B10307, doi:10.1029/2012JB009547.
  • Bodin, T., Sambridge, M., Rawlinson, N., and Arroucau, P., 2012. Transdimensional tomography with unknown data noise, Geophys. J. Int., 1536-1556, doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2012.05414.x.
  • Bodin, T., Sambridge, M., Tkalčić, H., Arroucau, P., Gallagher, K., and Rawlinson, N., 2012. Transdimensional inversion of receiver functions and surface wave dispersion, J. Geophys. Res., 117, B02301. doi:10.1029/2011JB008560.
  • Gallagher, K., T. Bodin, Malcolm Sambridge, D. Weiss, M. Kylander, and D. Large 2011. Inference of abrupt changes in noisy geochemical records using Bayesian transdimensional changepoint models, Earth and Planet. Sci. Lett., 311, 182-194.
  • Robinson, D., Sambridge, M. and Snieder, R., 2011. A probabilistic approach for estimating the separation between a pair of earthquakes directly from their coda waves, Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, B04309, doi:10.1029/2010JB007745.
  • Young, M, Rawlinson, N, Arroucau, P, Reading, A and Tkalčić, H. 2011, High-frequency ambient noise tomography of southeast Australia: New constraints on Tasmania's tectonic past, Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 38, pp. L13313-L13318.
  • Hingee, M., H. Tkalčić, A. Fichtner and M. Sambridge, 2010. Moment tensor inversion using a 3-D structural model: Applications for the Australian region, Geophys. J. Int., doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2010.04897.x.
  • Sambridge, M., Bodin, T., Reading, A., Gallagher, K., 2010, Data inference in the 21st Century: Some ideas from outside the box, Extended Abstracts, ASEG, 21st International Conference and Exhibition.
  • Tkalčić, H., V.F. Cormier, B.L.N. Kennett and K. He, 2010. Steep reflections from the Earth's core reveal small-scale heterogeneity in the upper mantle, Physics Earth Planet. Int., 178, 80-91, DOI:10.1016/j.pepi.2009.08.004.
  • Vergnolle, M., A. Walpersdorf, V. Kostoglodov, P. Tregoning, J. A. Santiago, N. Cotte, and S. I. Franco, 2010. Slow slip events in Mexico revised from the processing of 11 year GPS observations, J. Geophys. Res., 115, B08403, doi:10.1029/2009JB006852.
  • Watson, C., R. Burgette, P. Tregoning, N. White, J. Hunter, R. Coleman, R. Handsworth and H. Brolsma, 2010. Twentieth Century constraints on sea level change and earthquake deformation at Macquarie Island, Geophys. J. Int. ,doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2010.04640.x
  • Bodin, T., and Sambridge, M., 2009. Seismic Tomography with the Reversible Jump Algorithm, Geophys. J. Int., 178, 1411-1436, doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04226.x.
  • Brodie, R., and Sambridge, M., 2009. Holistic inversion of frequency-domain airborne electromagnetic data with minimal prior information, Explor. Geophys., 40, 765-778.
  • Hughes, G. O., A. McC. Hogg & R. W. Griffiths, 2009. Available potential energy and irreversible mixing in the meridional overturning circulation. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 39, 3130-3146.
  • Tregoning, P., G. Ramillien, H. McQueen and D. Zwartz, 2009. Glacial isostatic adjustment and non-stationary signals observed by GRACE, J. Geophys. Res., 114, B06406, doi:10.1029/2008JB006161
  • Tregoning, P., C. Watson, G. Ramillien, H. McQueen and J. Zhang, 2009. Detecting hydrologic deformation using GRACE and GPS, Geophys. Res. Lett. 36, L15401, doi:10.1029/2009GL038718
  • Tregoning, P. and C. Watson, 2009. Atmospheric effects and spurious signals in GPS analyses, J. Geophys. Res., 114, B09403, doi:10.1029/2009JB006344
  • Young, M.K., N. Rawlinson, and T. Bodin, 2013. Transdimensional inversion of ambient seismic noise for 3D shear velocity structure of the Tasmanian crust, Geophysics, 78(3), WB49-WB62, doi:10.1190/geo2012-0356.1.


  • Hawkins, R., 2018. Advances in Trans-dimensional Geophysical Interference, Ph.D. Thesis, The Australian National University
  • Skelton R., 2018. Nanoscale simulation of crystal defects with application to mantle minerals, Ph.D. Thesis, The Australian National University
  • Tian, S., 2018. Monitoring and forecasting drought through the assimilation of satellite water observations, Ph.D. Thesis, The Australian National University.
  • Pachhai, S. 2015. Bayesian inference for deep Earth structure using body waves and free oscillations of the Earth, Ph.D. Thesis, The Australian National University.
  • Sagar, S. 2015. Inversion of remote sensing data in a shallow water environment using a trans-dimensional probabilistic framework , Ph.D. Thesis, The Australian National University.
  • Pilia, S. 2014. 3-D Tomographic Imaging of the Southeast Australian Crust: New Insight into the Evolution of the East Gondwana Margin , Ph.D. Thesis, The Australian National University.
  • Young, M. 2013. Earth's Structure from a Bayesian Analysis of Seismic Signals and Noise, Ph.D. Thesis, The Australian National University.
  • Bodin, T., 2010. Transdimensional Approaches to Geophysical Inverse Problems , Ph.D. Thesis, The Australian National University.
  • Brodie, C. R., 2010. Holistic Inversion of Airborne Electromagnetic Data, Ph.D. Thesis, The Australian National University.
  • Robinson, D. 2010. Studies on earthquake location and source determination using coda waves, Ph.D. Thesis, The Australian National University.

Presentations at national and international meetings

  • Waszek, L., Schmerr, N, Ballmer, M, 2017. Global detections of mid-mantle discontinuities: implications for structure and dynamics. Symposium on Study of Earth’s Deep Interior, Edmonton, Canada,
  • Sambridge, M., R. Hawkins, M. Salmon, G. Iaffaldano, T. Bodin, K. Gallagher, N. Rawlinson, L. Gross, and J. Byrne, The AuScope Inversion Lab: data science tools for the community, Australian Earth Sciences Convention, 2016, Adelaide
  • Hawkins, R., M. Sambridge, J. Dettmer, E. Saygin, J. Stipčević, and H. Tkalčić, Trans-dimensional trees for parsimonious inversion pf geophysical imaging problems, Conference on Mathematical Geophysics 2016, Paris.
  • Sambridge, M. Unconventional Likelihood functions in Geophysical Inference Conference on Mathematical Geophysics 2016, Paris.
  • Pachhai, S., H. Tkalčić and J. Dettmer, New Insights into ULVZs Using a Bayesian inference: A Case Study for ULVZs Beneath the East of Australia, AGU Fall Meeting, 2014.
  • Pachhai, S., H. Tkalčić and J. Dettmer, Trans-dimensional Bayesian Inversion for Ultra Low Velocity Zones: Complex ULVZ Beneath the East of the Philippines, SEDI Meeting Abstract: S307, Japan, 2014.
  • Pachhai, S., H. Tkalčić and J. Dettmer, Bayesian Inversion for Ultra Low Velocity Zone Parameters in the Earth’s Lowermost Mantle: Multiple-Layered Structure Confirmed Beneath the East of the Philippines, EGU meeting abstract: EGU2014-3118, 2014.
  • Saygin, E., Cummins, P., Suhardjono, S., and Harjadi, P. (2014, May). Crustal Structure of Southeast Asia and Northern Australia from Bayesian Inversion of Seismic Ambient Noise. In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts (Vol. 16, p. 10948).
  • Saygin, E., Cummins, P., Pandhu, R., Murjaya, J., Irsyam, M., and Pranata, B.. Imaging the Jakarta Basin with Seismic Ambient Noise. In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts v.16, p. 11186, May 2014.
  • Zulhan, Z., Saygin, E., Cummins, P., Widiyantoro, S., Nugraha, A. D., Luehr, B. G., and Bodin, T. (2014, May). Ambient Noise Tomography of central Java, with Transdimensional Bayesian Inversion. In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts (Vol. 16, p. 12257).
  • Gowan, E.J., Tregoning, P., Purcell, A., and Lambeck, K., Modelling the Laurentide Ice Sheet using improved ice margin chronologies and glacio-isostatic observations. EGU General Assembly 2013, Vienna, Austria, April 2013. http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2013EGUGA..15.6337G
  • Gowan, E.J., Tregoning, P., Purcell, A., Model of the western Laurentide Ice Sheet from glacio-isostatic adjustment analysis and revised margin locations. AGU Fall Meeting 2013, San Francisco, USA, December 2013. http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2013AGUFM.G42A..04G
  • Sambridge, M., 2013. Parallel Tempering for sampling and optimization in seismic inverse problems, European Union of Geosciences Meeting Vienna, May 2013.
  • Fontaine F.R., Barruol G., Tkalčić H., and Haugmard M., Mapping crustal structure variation beneath the Piton de la Fournaise volcano, T31B-2590, AGU Fall Meeting 2012.
  • Pachhai, S. and H. Tkalčić, Beyond Waveform Forward Modeling: The Lowermost Mantle Beneath the East of Australia, EOS Trans. AGU, 93(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract DI13A-2403, San Francisco, 2012.
  • Iaffaldano, G., 2012. Slow-downs and speed-ups of India-Eurasia convergence since 20 Ma: Data-noise, uncertainties and dynamic implications, AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco USA. (Invited talk).
  • Sagar, S., M. Sambridge and V. Brando, 2012. A Segmentation Based Bayesian Inversion Algorithm for Shallow Water Bathymetry Retrieval. Ocean Optics XXI Conference, Glasgow, Oct 2012.
  • Sambridge, Iaffaldano, G. and Bodin, T., 2012. Plate motions simpler than they look, AGU Fall meeting, San Francisco, 2012.
  • Sambridge, M., Bodin, T., Tkalčić, H, Gallagher, K., 2012. Transdimensional inference using the wisdom of the crowd. (Invited), IUGG Mathematical Geophysics Conference, Edinburgh, June 2012.
  • Sambridge, M, Bodin, T., Gallagher, K., Tkalčić, H., 2012. Transdimensional approaches to data inference in the geosciences, Royal Society discussion meeting on 'Signal Processing and inference for the Physical Sciences', London, 2012.
  • Skelton R., 2012. Elasticity of Lizardite-1T from dispersion-corrected DFT, 39th Annual Condensed Matter and Materials Meeting, Wagga Wagga, Australia.
  • Sambridge, M. 2011. Uncertainty in Transdimensional inverse problems (Invited), Lorentz Centre Workshop on Uncertainty Analysis in Geophysical Inverse Problems, Leiden Nov 2011.
  • Sambridge, M., Bodin, T., Tkalčić, H, Gallagher, K., 2011. Ensemble approaches to structural seismology: seek many rather than one, AGU Fall meeting, San Francisco, 2011.
  • Tkalčić, H., Young, M., Bodin, T., Ngo, S., Sambridge, M., 2011. When the inner core shuffles, AGU Fall meeting, San Francisco, 2011.
  • Bodin, T., M. Sambridge and K. Gallagher, 2010. Self-Adaptive Tomography With the Reversible Jump Algorithm, EGU 2010 Vienna, EGU2010-7404
  • Bodin, T., M. Sambridge, K. Gallagher and D. Weiss, 2010. Change Point Modelling for Detecting Regime Shifts in Paleoclimate Data, Australian Earth Science Convention, July 2010, Canberra.
  • Robinson, D., 2010. Earthquake Location using Coda Waves. Australian Earth Science Convention, Canberra, July 2010.
  • Sambridge, M., Bodin, T., Gallagher, K., 2010. Through a glass darkly: imaging the Earth's interior from the surface. 03DD, Australian Earth Sciences Convention 2010
  • Tregoning, P. and K. Lambeck 2010. Origin of the ITRF: finding consistency between GPS and GIA models, EGU 2010
  • Tregoning, P. and C. Watson, 2010. Spurious draconitic harmonic errors in GPS analyses, EGU 2010
  • Tregoning, P., H. McQueen, and K. Lambeck, 2010. Uplift in the Prince Charles Mountain: A perspective from GPS, GRACE and GIA models, EGU 2010
  • Tregoning, P., 2010. Scientific results from the AuScope Geospatial infrastructure, Australian Earth Science Convention
  • Bodin, T., and M. Sambridge 2009. Transdimensional Seismic Tomography, AGU 2009 Fall meeting, San Fancisco, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract N: S31D-06
  • Brodie, R. and M. Sambridge, 2009, "An example of holistic inversion of time domain AEM data": 20th Geophysical Conference and Exhibition, Australian Society of Exploration Geophysicists.
  • Burgette, R., C. Watson, P. Tregoning, 2009. Regional deformation from the 2004 Macquarie Ridge great earthquake, Australia-Pacific plate boundary zone AGU Fall Meeting.
  • Hingee, M., H. Tkalčić, A. Fichtner, M. Sambridge, B. L. Kennett and A. Gorbatov, Towards Automated Seismic Moment Tensor Inversion in Australia Using 3D Structural Model, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract DI51B-1419, San Francisco, 2009.
  • Hughes, G. O., A. McC. Hogg & R. W. Griffiths, 2009. "The role of available potential energy in the ocean overturning circulation" presented at the 9th International Conference on Southern Hemisphere Meteorology and Oceanography, Melbourne, Feb 2009.
  • Kumar, A., H. Tkalčić, P. Arroucau, N. Rawlinson, M. Sambridge and B. L. Kennett, Constraints on Southeast Australian Lithosphere From SEAL3, Experiment, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract DI13B-1755, San Francisco, 2009.
  • Tkalčić, H., The Earth's Core: Seismological Perspective, Invited Lecture, From Core to Crust: Towards an Integrated Vision of Earth's Interior, International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy, July 2009.
  • Tkalčić, H., V.F. Cormier and B. Kennett, Inner core boundary properties from PcP and PKiKP waves, Invited Lecture, IASPEI General Assembly, Capetown, South Africa, January 2009.
  • Tkalčić, H., V.F. Cormier and B.L.N. Kennett. "Inner core boundary properties from PcP and PKiKP waves", Invited Lecture, IASPEI General Assembly, Capetown, South Africa, January 2009.
  • Tkalčić, H., V.F. Cormier and B.L.N. Kennett. "Effect of upper mantle inhomogeneities on the amplitudes of body waves: consequences for the interpretation of deep earth structure", EGU General Assembly, Vienna, 2009.
  • Tregoning, P., C. Watson, R. Coleman, G. Johnston, J. Lovell, J. Dickey, W. Featherstone, C. Rizos, M. Higgins, R. Priebbenow , 2009. New Geodetic Infrastructure for Australia: The NCRIS / AuScope Geospatial Component, , AGU Fall Meeting.
  • Tregoning, P., and C. S. Watson, "Atmospheric effects in GPS analysis", European Geophysical Union General Assembly, Vienna, April 2009
  • Watson, C., P. Tregoning, K. Fleming, R. Burgette, W. Featherstone, J. Awange, M. Kuhn, G. Ramillien, 2009. Assessment of 3D hydrologic deformation using GRACE and GPS. AGU Fall Meeting.
  • Tkalčić, H., V.F. Cormier and B.L.N. Kennett. "Inner core boundary properties from amplitudes and anti-correlation in observations of body waves reflected at the boundaries of the core", Eos Trans. AGU, 89(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract DI53B-05, San Francisco, 2008.

Invited & Departmental seminars

  • T. Bodin:
    • Scripps, UC San Diego, February 2013
    • Universite of Nantes, Novembre 2012
    • Applied Math Seminar , UC Berkeley, November 2012
    • Statistics seminar, UC Berkeley, September 2012
    • Berkeley Seismolab Seminar, UC Berkeley, August 2012
    • IPGP, Paris, January 2012
    • Universite de Rennes, May 2010
    • Geoscience Australia, November 2008
  • A. Hogg:
    • Available potential energy and irreversible mixing in the meridional overturning circulation, University of Reading, 10 June 2010
  • H. Tkalčić:
    • 2009 University of Melbourne
    • 2009 University of Zagreb
    • 2009 Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy
    • 2009 Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC), Yokosuka, Japan
    • 2009 National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Prevention (NIED), Tsukuba, Japan
    • 2009 University of Tokyo, Earthquake Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan
    • 2010 National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    • 2010 Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan

Other outreach activities

  • "From Mawson to Terrawulf II - Modelling the Australian Continent", Share (the newsletter of the Australian National Data Service), July 2010 Issue 05.
  • D. Robinson:
    • ABC Radio News on 5 and 6 August - approximately 15 news grabs with national coverage (Darwin, Canberra, Perth, Brisbane)
    • ABC TV news Canberra on 5 August
    • Triple M Radio Adelaide news on 5 August
    • Sydney Morning Herald Article on 6 August
    • Newcastle Morning Herald on 6 August
    • West Australian on 6 August
    • ABC science online article (http://www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2010/07/05/2945119.htm?site=science&topic=latest) and the TV interview.
    • Live to air talk back radio interviews in Newcastle, Adelaide Perth, Canberra and Sydney
    • Web news coverage on a variety of sites including Hindustan Times (Delhi) and Softpedia Science
  • An article entitled "TerraWulf II: many hands make light work of data analysis" appeared in issue number 140 of the Australian Society of Exploration Geophysicists magazine Preview.
  • An article entitled "New Geodetic Infrastructure for Australia" containing a description of TerraWulf and its Geospatial applications was published in Volume 54 of the Journal of Spatial Sciences of the Mapping Sciences Institute, Australia, December 2008.
  • T. Bodin gave a talk entitled "A partition modeling approach to tomographic Problems" to the ACT branch of the Australian Society of Exploration Geophysicists, November 2008.
  • Visit to TerraWulf by students of the 2009 National Youth Science Forum January 2009.
  • Visit to TerraWulf by graduate students form Japan universities, March 2009.
  • Visit to Terrawulf by Radford College Yr 11/12 science students, February 2009.


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