New insights into the tectonic evolution of the Alps and the adjacent orogens
New insights into the tectonic evolution of the Alps and the adjacent orogens
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21 Jul 2021
Present-day geodynamics of the Western Alps: new insights from earthquake mechanisms
Marguerite Mathey, Christian Sue, Colin Pagani, Stéphane Baize, Andrea Walpersdorf, Thomas Bodin, Laurent Husson, Estelle Hannouz, and Bertrand Potin
Solid Earth, 12, 1661–1681, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1661-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1661-2021, 2021
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20 Jul 2021
Teleseismic P waves at the AlpArray seismic network: wave fronts, absolute travel times and travel-time residuals
Marcel Paffrath and Wolfgang Friederich
Solid Earth, 12, 1635–1660, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1635-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1635-2021, 2021
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21 Jun 2021
1-D velocity structure modelling of the Earth's Crust in the NW Dinarides
Gregor Rajh, Josip Stipčević, Mladen Živčić, Marijan Herak, and Andrej Gosar
Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-67,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-67, 2021
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16 Jun 2021
Seismicity and seismotectonics of the Albstadt Shear Zone in the northern Alpine foreland
Sarah Mader, Joachim R. R. Ritter, and Klaus Reicherter
Solid Earth, 12, 1389–1409, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1389-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1389-2021, 2021
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16 Jun 2021
Two subduction-related heterogeneities beneath the Eastern Alps and the Bohemian Massif imaged by high-resolution P-wave tomography
Jaroslava Plomerová, Helena Žlebčíková, György Hetényi, Luděk Vecsey, and Vladislav Babuška
Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-56,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-56, 2021
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15 Jun 2021
Neogene kinematics of the Giudicarie Belt and eastern Southern Alpine orogenic front (northern Italy)
Vincent F. Verwater, Eline Le Breton, Mark R. Handy, Vincenzo Picotti, Azam Jozi Najafabadi, and Christian Haberland
Solid Earth, 12, 1309–1334, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1309-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1309-2021, 2021
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08 Jun 2021
Chronology of thrust propagation from an updated tectono-sedimentary framework of the Miocene molasse (western Alps)
Amir Kalifi, Philippe-Hervé Leloup, Philippe Sorrel, Albert Galy, François Demory, Vincenzo Spina, Bastien Huet, Frédéric Quillévéré, Frédéric Ricciardi, Daniel Michoux, Kilian Lecacheur, Romain Grime, Bernard Pittet, and Jean-Loup Rubino
Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-46,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-46, 2021
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02 Jun 2021
Regional centroid moment tensor inversion of small to moderate earthquakes in the Alps using the dense AlpArray seismic network: challenges and seismotectonic insights
Gesa Maria Petersen, Simone Cesca, Sebastian Heimann, Peter Niemz, Torsten Dahm, Daniela Kühn, Jörn Kummerow, and Thomas Plenefisch
Solid Earth, 12, 1233–1257, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1233-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1233-2021, 2021
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31 May 2021
Miocene high elevation and high relief in the Central Alps
Emilija Krsnik, Katharina Methner, Marion Campani, Svetlana Botsyun, Sebastian G. Mutz, Todd A. Ehlers, Oliver Kempf, Jens Fiebig, Fritz Schlunegger, and Andreas Mulch
Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-59,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-59, 2021
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27 May 2021
Moho topography beneath the European Eastern Alps by global-phase seismic interferometry
Irene Bianchi, Elmer Ruigrok, Anne Obermann, and Edi Kissling
Solid Earth, 12, 1185–1196, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1185-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1185-2021, 2021
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19 May 2021
Relocation of earthquakes in the southern and eastern Alps (Austria, Italy) recorded by the dense, temporary SWATH-D network using a Markov chain Monte Carlo inversion
Azam Jozi Najafabadi, Christian Haberland, Trond Ryberg, Vincent F. Verwater, Eline Le Breton, Mark R. Handy, and Michael Weber
Solid Earth, 12, 1087–1109, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1087-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1087-2021, 2021
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17 May 2021
European tectosphere and slabs beneath the greater Alpine area – Interpretation of mantle structure in the Alps-Apennines-Pannonian region from teleseismic Vp studies
Mark Handy, Stefan Schmid, Marcel Paffrath, and Wolfgang Friederich
Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-49,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-49, 2021
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11 May 2021
Transversely isotropic lower crust of Variscan central Europe imaged by ambient noise tomography of the Bohemian Massif
Jiří Kvapil, Jaroslava Plomerová, Hana Kampfová Exnerová, Vladislav Babuška, and György Hetényi
Solid Earth, 12, 1051–1074, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1051-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-1051-2021, 2021
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07 May 2021
3D crustal structure of the Ligurian Sea revealed by ambient noise tomography using ocean bottom seismometer data
Felix Noah Wolf, Dietrich Lange, Anke Dannowski, Martin Thorwart, Wayne Crawford, Lars Wiesenberg, Ingo Grevemeyer, and Heidrun Kopp
Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-55,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-55, 2021
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07 May 2021
Imaging structure and geometry of slabs in the greater Alpine area – A P-wave traveltime tomography using AlpArray Seismic Network data
Marcel Paffrath and Wolfgang Friederich
Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-58,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-58, 2021
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21 Apr 2021
Kinematics and extent of the Piemont–Liguria Basin – implications for subduction processes in the Alps
Eline Le Breton, Sascha Brune, Kamil Ustaszewski, Sabin Zahirovic, Maria Seton, and R. Dietmar Müller
Solid Earth, 12, 885–913, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-885-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-885-2021, 2021
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12 Apr 2021
Moho and uppermost mantle structure in the greater Alpine area from S-to-P converted waves
Rainer Kind, Stefan M. Schmid, Xiaohui Yuan, Ben Heit, and Thomas Meier
Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-33,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-33, 2021
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31 Mar 2021
Elastic anisotropies of deformed upper crustal rocks in the Alps
Ruth Keppler, Roman Vasin, Michael Stipp, Tomás Lokajícek, Matej Petruzálek, and Nikolaus Froitzheim
Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-27,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-27, 2021
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19 Mar 2021
Gravity effect of Alpine slab segments based on geophysical and petrological modelling
Maximilian Lowe, Jörg Ebbing, Amr El-Sharkawy, and Thomas Meier
Solid Earth, 12, 691–711, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-691-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-691-2021, 2021
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15 Mar 2021
An analytical solution for the exhumation of an orogenic wedge and a comparison with thermochronology data
Elco Luijendijk, Leo Benard, Sarah Louis, Christoph von Hagke, and Jonas Kley
Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-22,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-22, 2021
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02 Mar 2021
Gravity modeling of the Alpine lithosphere affected by magmatism based on seismic tomography
Davide Tadiello and Carla Braitenberg
Solid Earth, 12, 539–561, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-539-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-539-2021, 2021
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23 Feb 2021
Buoyancy versus shear forces in building orogenic wedges
Lorenzo G. Candioti, Thibault Duretz, Evangelos Moulas, and Stefan M. Schmalholz
Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2020-217,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2020-217, 2021
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05 Feb 2021
Holocene surface rupturing earthquakes on the Dinaric Fault System, western Slovenia
Christoph Grützner, Simone Aschenbrenner, Petra Jamšek Rupnik, Klaus Reicherter, Nour Saifelislam, Blaž Vičič, Marko Vrabec, Julian Welte, and Kamil Ustaszewski
Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-7,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-7, 2021
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05 Feb 2021
Basin inversion: Reactivated rift structures in the Ligurian Sea revealed by OBS
Martin Thorwart, Anke Dannowski, Ingo Grevemeyer, Dietrich Lange, Heidrun Kopp, Florian Petersen, Wayne Crawford, and Anne Paul
Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-9,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-9, 2021
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01 Feb 2021
Elastic anisotropies of rocks in a subduction and exhumation setting
Michael J. Schmidtke, Ruth Keppler, Jacek Kossak-Glowczewski, Nikolaus Froitzheim, and Michael Stipp
Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-3,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-3, 2021
Revised manuscript accepted for SE (discussion: closed, 4 comments)
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28 Jan 2021
Extensional reactivation of the Penninic frontal thrust 3 Myr ago as evidenced by U–Pb dating on calcite in fault zone cataclasite
Antonin Bilau, Yann Rolland, Stéphane Schwartz, Nicolas Godeau, Abel Guihou, Pierre Deschamps, Benjamin Brigaud, Aurélie Noret, Thierry Dumont, and Cécile Gautheron
Solid Earth, 12, 237–251, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-237-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-12-237-2021, 2021
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13 Oct 2020
Long-wavelength late-Miocene thrusting in the north Alpine foreland: implications for late orogenic processes
Samuel Mock, Christoph von Hagke, Fritz Schlunegger, István Dunkl, and Marco Herwegh
Solid Earth, 11, 1823–1847, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-11-1823-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-11-1823-2020, 2020
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13 May 2020
Seismic evidence for failed rifting in the Ligurian Basin, Western Alpine domain
Anke Dannowski, Heidrun Kopp, Ingo Grevemeyer, Dietrich Lange, Martin Thorwart, Jörg Bialas, and Martin Wollatz-Vogt
Solid Earth, 11, 873–887, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-11-873-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/se-11-873-2020, 2020
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