Selwyn Sacks Publications

5587 Ágústsson, K., A. T. Linde, R. Stefánsson, and I. S. Sacks, Strain changes for the 1987 Vatnafjöll earthquake in south Iceland and possible magmatic triggering, J. Geophys. Res. 104, 1151-1161, 1999.

5702 Gao, S. S., P. G. Silver, A. T. Linde, and I. S. Sacks, Annual modulation of triggered seismicity following the 1992 Landers earthquake in California, Nature 406, 500-504, 2000.

5272 Helffrich, G., and I. S. Sacks, Scatter and bias in differential PKP travel times and implications for mantle and core phenomena, Geophys. Res. Lett. 21, 2167-2170, 1994.

5532 Huang, S., I. S. Sacks, and J. A. Snoke, Compressional deformation of island-arc lithosphere in northeast Japan resulting from long-term subduction-related tectonic forces: finite-element modeling, Tectonophysics 287, 43-58, 1998.

5446 Huang, S., I. S. Sacks, and J. A. Snoke, Topographic and seismic effects of long-term coupling between the subducting and overriding plates beneath Northeast Japan, Tectonophysics 269, 279-297, 1997.

5452 Kincaid, C., and I. S. Sacks, Thermal and dynamical evolution of the upper mantle in subduction zones, J. Geophys. Res. 102, 12295-12315, 1997.

5448 Leffler, L., S. Stein, A. Mao, T. Dixon, M. A. Ellis, L. Ocola, and I. S. Sacks, Constraints on present-day shortening rate across the central eastern Andes from GPS measurements, Geophys. Res. Lett. 24, 1031-1034, 1997.

5360 Linde, A. T., and I. S. Sacks, Continuous monitoring of volcanoes with borehole strainmeters, in Mauna Loa Revealed: Structure, Composition, History, and Hazards, J. M. Rhodes and J. P. Lockwood, eds., pp. 171-185, Geophysical Monograph 92, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C., 1995.

5569 Linde, A. T., and I. S. Sacks, Triggering of volcanic eruptions, Nature 395, 888-890, 1998.

5273 Linde, A. T., I. S. Sacks, M. J. S. Johnston, D. P. Hill, and R. G. Bilham, Increased pressure from rising bubbles as a mechanism for remotely triggered seismicity, Nature 371, 408-410, 1994.

5384 Liu, L., A. T. Linde, I. S. Sacks, and S. He, A seismic fault slip and block deformation in North China, Pure Appl. Geophys. (PAGEOPH) 146, 717-740, 1996.

5513 Norabuena, E., L. Leffler-Griffin, A. Mao, T. Dixon, S. Stein, I. S. Sacks, L. Ocola, and M. Ellis, Space geodetic observations of Nazca-South America convergence along the central Andes, Science 279, 358-362, 1998.

5322 Pollitz, F. F., and I. S. Sacks, Consequences of stress changes following the 1891 Nobi earthquake, Japan, Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am. 85, 796-807, 1995.

5259 Pollitz, F. F., and I. S. Sacks, Fault model of the 1891 Nobi earthquake from historic triangulation and leveling, J. Phys. Earth 42, 1-43, 1994.

5436 Pollitz, F. F., and I. S. Sacks, The 1995 Kobe, Japan earthquake: a long-delayed aftershock of the offshore 1944 Tonankai and 1946 Nankaido earthquakes, Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am. 87, 1-10, 1997.

5403 Pollitz, F. F., and I. S. Sacks, Viscosity structure beneath northeast Iceland, J. Geophys. Res. 101, 17771-17793, 1996.

5772 Rydelek, P. A., and I. S. Sacks, Migration of large earthquakes along the San Jacinto fault; stress diffusion from the 1857 Fort Tejon earthquake, Geophys. Res. Lett. 28, 3079-3082, 2001.

5563 Rydelek, P. A., and I. S. Sacks, Comment on "Crustal deformation measured in southern California," Eos, Trans. Am. Geophys. Union 79, 260, 1998.

5388 Rydelek, P. A., and I. S. Sacks, Earthquake slip rise time and rupture propagation: numerical results of the quantum earthquake model, Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am. 86, 567-574,1996.

5733 Sacks, I. S., K. Suyehiro, G. D. Acton, M. J. Acierno, E. Araki, M. V. S. Ask A. Ikeda, T. Kanamatsu, G. Y. Kim, J. Li, A. T. Linde, P. N. McWhorter, G. Mora, Y. M. R. Najman, N. Niitsuma, B. K. Pandit, S. Roller, S. Saito, T. Sakamoto, M. Shinohara, and Y.-F. Sun, Western Pacific Geophysical Observatories, Sites 1150 and 1151, Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Initial Reports, Vol. 186, ODP/Texas A& M University, College Station, Texas, 2000. (No reprints available. Available online at

5323 Sacks, I. S., and P. A. Rydelek, Earthquake "quanta" as an explanation for observed magnitudes and stress drops, Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am. 85, 808-813, 1995.

5732 Suyehiro, K., S. Sacks, G. Acton, and the Leg 186 Scientific Party, Japan Trench geophysical observatories: ODP Leg 186, JOIDES Journal 26 (no. 1), 10-16, 2000.

5726 Takanami, T., I. S. Sacks, and A. Hasegawa, Attenuation structure beneath the volcanic front in northeastern Japan from broad-band seismograms, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter. 121, 339-357, 2000.

5544 Takanami, T., M. Kasahara, M. Takada, Y. Asai, I. S. Sacks, A. T. Linde, M. Acierno, and B. Pandit, The new volume-strain observation system in Teshikaga, Hokkaido (in Japanese, with English abstract), Geophys. Bull. Hokkaido Univ. 61, 189-202, 1998.

5545 Takanami, T., T. Ogawa, I. S. Sacks, A. T. Linde, and I. Nakanishi, Long-period volume-strain seismogram of the 8 August 1993 Esashi-Oki earthquake, off southwest of Hokkaido, Japan and its source mechanism, J. Fac. Sci. Hokkaido Univ., ser. 7 (Geophys.) 11, 523-543, 1998.

5412 Takanami, T., I. S. Sacks, J. A. Snoke, Y. Motoya, and M. Ichiyanagi, Seismic quiescence before the Hokkaido-Toho-Oki earthquake of October 4, 1994, J. Phys. Earth 44, 193-203, 1996.