Journal Articles 

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Conference Proceedings & Abstracts 

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  • Chon, Enrique, (2019). Repeating Earthquakes and Shear Wave Anisotropy Measurements from an Induced Seismicity Case Study, Wattenberg Disposal Zone, 3rd Schatzalp Workshop on Induced Seismicity, Davos, Switzerland, March 5-8, 2019. Oral presentation.
  • Ritchie, Liesel, (2019). Risk Perceptions of Human-Induced Seismicity: A Sociological Perspective, Mississippi State University's Social Science Research Center, Mississippi, MS
  • Baird, B.W., Liel, A.B., Chase, R.E., (2019). Preliminary Magnitude and Distance Damage Thresholds for Light-Frame Wood Buildings in Induced Earthquakes, 13th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering, ICASP13, Seoul, South Korea, May 2019.
  • Chon, E., and A. Sheehan, (2018). Repeating Earthquakes and Shear Wave Anisotropy Measurements from an Induced Seismicity Case Study, Wattenberg Disposal Zone, CO, American Geophysical Union, poster S33C-0606. Washington D.C., December 2018.
  • Tiampo, KF, (2018). Characterizing Infrastructure Changes Using InSAR, GRSG Oil and Gas Remote Sensing Workshop, Boulder, CO, 2018
  • Barba, M, Tiampo, KF, (2018). InSAR Time-Series Analysis of Induced Seismicity, in Weld County, Colorado, GRSG Oil and Gas Remote Sensing Workshop, Boulder, CO, 2018
  • Tiampo, KF, (2019). InSAR Analysis of Infrastructure and Induced Seismicity, invited talk, Denver Geophysical Society, Denver, CO, July, 2018
  • Tracy, A., Javernick-Will, A., (2018). Trust of Information Sources Regarding Oil and Gas Development and Induced Seismicity. Presentation. 24th International Symposium on Society and Natural Resources, Salt Lake City, Utah, June 2018 
  • Brown, M, Barba, M, Ge, S, Tiampo, KF, (2018). Calibration of Pore Pressure Models through the Integration of InSAR Results and Vertical Deformation Estimates, GSA Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, USA, 2018.
  • Birdsell, D.T., Rajaram, H., & Karra, S. (2018). Code development for modeling induced seismicity with flow and mechanics using a discrete fracture network and matrix formulation with evolving hydraulic diffusivity. 52nd American Rock Mechanics Association Symposium. Seattle, WA.
  • Chase R, Liel A, Luco N. (2018). Damage Accumulation for a Two-Story Wood Frame Building in Sequences of Induced Earthquakes. 11th National Conference in Earthquake Engineering, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Haagenson, R., Rajaram, H., Karra, S., & Allen, J (2018). Modeling Nonlinear Diffusion in Fractured Rock with Deformable Fractures and Applications to Injection Induced Seismicity. 52nd American Rock Mechanics Association Symposium. Seattle, WA.
  • Tracy, A., Klucik, R., Javernick-Will, A., Poleacovschi, C. (2018). New Disasters in the Twittersphere: How Communities Utilize Social Media to Seek and Share Information in the Wake of Induced Seismicity. Proceedings of the 2018 Construction Research Congress, New Orleans, LA.
  • Tracy, A. and Javernick-Will, A. (2018). Credibility of Information Sources for Induced Seismicity and Oil and Gas Development2018 Engineering Project Organizations Conference, Croatia.
  • Vickery, Jamie, Campbell, Nnenia, and Liesel Ritchie (2018). Understanding Risk Perception and Uncertainty in the Context of Induced Seismicity: An Oklahoma Case StudyInternational Symposium on Society and Resource Management Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah. 
  • Chase, Robert and Abbie B. Liel (2017). Potential for Damage to Brittle Structures in Induced Earthquakes, 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering.  
  • Liu, Taojun, Nicolas Luco, Abbie B. Liel, and Susan Hoover (2017). Building Collapse and Life Endangerment Risks from Induced Seismicity in the United States16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering
  • Liu, Taojun, Nicolas Luco, Abbie B. Liel and Sanaz Rezaeian (2017). Stochastic Ground Motion Simulations for Assessment of Regional Losses from Induced EarthquakesICOSSAR, Vienna, 2017. 
  • Tracy, A., Javernick-Will, A. and D. Baummer (2017). 'I’m not a Scientist’: Community Knowledge-Sharing during Uncertainty: Induced Seismicity and Hydraulic Fracturing2017 Engineering Project Organizations Conference, Stanford, CA.
  • Barba, M., K. Tiampo, S. Samsonov, W. Feng. (2017). InSAR MSBAS Time-Series Analysis of Induced Seismicity in Colorado and Oklahoma.  Seismological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, CO.
  • Campbell, Nnenia, Vickery, Jamie, and Liesel Ritchie (2017). Making Sense of Uncertainty: Risk Communication in the Context of Induced SeismicitySeismological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, CO.
  • Barba, M.,Tiampo, K.F., Samsonov, S., Feng, W. (2016) InSAR MSBAS Time-Series Analysis of 2016 M5.8 Pawnee EarthquakeAGU Fall Meeting Abstracts.
  • Barba, M.,Tiampo, K.F.,Samsonov, S. (2016). InSAR MSBAS Time Series Analysis of Induced Seismicity in Colorado and Oklahoma, AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts.
  • Barba, M.,Tiampo, K.F., (2016). Geodetic Analysis of Induced Seismicity in Colorado and Oklahoma,CIRES Rendezvous
  • Ritchie, Liesel, Nnenia Campbell, and Jamie Vickery (2016). Risk and Opportunity: The Role of Context and Social Responses to Oil and Gas Development. Association for Humanist Sociology Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado.
  • Birdsell, D., Karra, S., and Rajaram, H. (2016) On the Representation of Aquifer Compressibility in General Subsurface Flow CodesAGU Fall Meeting Abstracts. 
  • Rajaram, H., Birdsell, D., Lackey, G., Karra, S., Viswanathan, H.S., and Dempsey, D. (2015). Modeling Stuides to Constrain Fluid and Gas Migration Associated with Hydraulic Fracturing Operations, AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts.


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  • White, Isabel, Taojun Liu, Nicolas Luco and Abbie B. Liel, Comparison between the 2016 USGS induced- seismicity hazard one-year forecast and the 2016 “Did You Feel It?” data archive, Seismological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, 2017.  
  • White, Isabel, Taojun Liu, Nicolas Luco and Abbie B. Liel, Comparisons between the 2016 USGS induced- seismicity hazard model and “Did You Feel It", Southern California Earthquake Center Annual Meeting, 2016. 

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