Dr. Jonathan Weiss

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University of  Potsdam,
Institute of Geosciences

Dr. Jonathan Weiss
Building 27, Room 2.29

E-mail:
jonathan.weiss@uni-potsdam.de
Phone:
+49 331 977 5791
Fax:
+49 331 977 5700
Dr. Jonathan Weiss

 

  • Biography
  • Research
  • Publications

Biography

2019-Present
StRATEGy, Institute of Geosciences, University of Potsdam
2016-2019
COMET, School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds
2016
PhD, Geology and Geophysics, University of Hawaii at Manoa
2004-2010
Seafloor Mapping Specialist, UH-NOAA Coral Reef Ecosystem Division
2004
MSc, Geology and Geophysics, University of Hawaii at Manoa
2000
BSc, Geology, The College of William and Mary in Virginia

Research

Research Interests:

Deformation and seismic hazard associated with fault systems in continental interiors

The subduction zone earthquake cycle and mountain building in South America

Integrated field, remote sensing, and numerical studies applied to active tectonics

Eurasian and Arabian Plate tectonics

Probabilistic approaches to geologic/geophysical data analysis

Structural, tectonic, and climatic controls on geomorphology and landscape evolution

Island archipelago and hot spot volcano evolution

Publications

Weiss, J.R., R.J. Walters, Y. Morishita, T.J. Wright, M. Lazecky, E. Hussain, P. González, K. Spaans, A. Hooper, C. Yu, Z. Li, Plate-scale velocities and strain from Sentinel-1 InSAR and GNSS data, in prep

Weiss, J.R., Q. Qiu, S. Barbot, T.J. Wright, J.H. Foster, A. Saunders, B.A. Brooks, M. Bevis, E. Kendrick, J. Avery, R. Smalley Jr., S.R. Cimbaro, L.E. Lenzano, J. Barón, J.C. Báez, A. Echalar, Illuminating subduction zone mechanical properties in the wake of a giant earthquake, in revision.

Hooper, A., T.J. Wright, K. Spaans, J. Elliott, J.R. Weiss, M. Bagnardi, E.L. Hatton, S.K. Ebmeier, M. Gaddes, Q. Qiu, A. McDougall, R.J. Walters, P.J. Gonzalez, F. Albino, J. Biggs, Global Monitoring of Fault Zones and Volcanoes with Sentinel-1, paper presented at IGARSS 2018 - 2018 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, July 2018, 1566-1568.

Weiss, J.R., G. Ito, J-A. Olive, B.A. Brooks, G.F. Moore, J.H. Foster (2018) Formation of the frontal thrust zone of accretionary wedges, EPSL, 495c, pp. 87-100, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2018.05.010.

Weiss, J.R., B.A. Brooks, J.H. Foster, M. Bevis, A. Echalar, D. Caccamise, J. Heck, E. Kendrick, K. Ahlgren, D. Raleigh, R. Smalley Jr., G. Vergani (2016) Isolating active orogenic wedge deformation in the southern Subandes of Bolivia, JGR-Solid Earth, doi:10.1002/2016JB013145.

Weiss, J.R., B.A. Brooks, G. Vergani, J.R. Arrowsmith (2015) Spatial and temporal distribution of deformation at the front of the Andean orogenic wedge in southern Bolivia, JGR-Solid Earth, doi:10.1002/2014JB011763.

Taylor, B., J.R. Weiss, A.M. Goodliffe, M. Sachpazi, M. Laigle, A. Hirn (2011) The structures, stratigraphy, and evolution of the Gulf of Corinth, Greece, Geophysical Journal Intl., 185(11), 1189-1219.

Wessel, P., Anderson, T., Austin, R., Benediktsdotter, A., Chandler, M.T., Conley, M.M., Kim, S-S., Michaud, R.L., Rumpf, M.E., Sleeper, J.D., Weiss, J.R., (2009) Seminar 2.0: Learning With Skype and Video Podcasts, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(17), 145-147.

Weiss, J.R., J. Miller, E. Hirsch, J. Rooney, L. Wedding, A. Friedlander (2009) Geology and Benthic Habitats. In: Friedlander, A., K. Keller, L. Wedding, A. Clark, M. Monaco (eds.). A Marine Biogeographic Assessment of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 84, Prepared by NCCOS’s Biogeography Branch in cooperation with the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument, Silver Spring, MD., 363 pp.

Weiss, J.R., J. Miller, J. Rooney (2009) Seafloor characterization using multibeam and optical data at French Frigate Shoals, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Proc. 11th Intl. Coral Reef Symposium, Ft. Lauderdale, July 2008, 662-666.

Rooney, J., P. Wessel, R. Hoeke, J.R. Weiss, J. Baker, F. Parrish, C. Fletcher, J. Chojnacki, M.O. Garcia, P. Vroom (2008) Geology and geomorphology of coral reefs of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. In: Riegl, B., Dodge, R.E., (eds.), Coral Reefs of the USA. Springer, Berlin, 519-571.

Maragos, J., J. Miller, J. Gove, E. DeMartini, A.M. Friedlander, S. Godwin, C. Musburger, M. Timmers, R. Tsuda, P. Vroom, E. Flint, E. Lundblad, J.R. Weiss, P. Ayotte, E. Sala, S. Sandin, S. McTee, T. Wass, D. Siciliano, R. Brainard, D. Obvura, S. Ferguson, B. Mundy (2008) US Coral Reefs in the Line and Phoenix Islands, Central Pacific Ocean: History, Geology, Oceanography, and Biology. In: Riegl, B., Dodge, R.E., (eds.), Coral Reefs of the USA. Springer, Berlin, 595-641.

Zelt, B.C., B. Taylor, J.R. Weiss, A.M. Goodliffe, M. Sachpazi, A. Hirn (2004) Streamer Tomography velocity models for the Gulf of Corinth and the Gulf of Itea, Greece, Geophysical Journal Intl., 159, 333-346.

Biography

2019-Present
StRATEGy, Institute of Geosciences, University of Potsdam
2016-2019
COMET, School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds
2016
PhD, Geology and Geophysics, University of Hawaii at Manoa
2004-2010
Seafloor Mapping Specialist, UH-NOAA Coral Reef Ecosystem Division
2004
MSc, Geology and Geophysics, University of Hawaii at Manoa
2000
BSc, Geology, The College of William and Mary in Virginia

Research

Research Interests:

Deformation and seismic hazard associated with fault systems in continental interiors

The subduction zone earthquake cycle and mountain building in South America

Integrated field, remote sensing, and numerical studies applied to active tectonics

Eurasian and Arabian Plate tectonics

Probabilistic approaches to geologic/geophysical data analysis

Structural, tectonic, and climatic controls on geomorphology and landscape evolution

Island archipelago and hot spot volcano evolution

Publications

Weiss, J.R., R.J. Walters, Y. Morishita, T.J. Wright, M. Lazecky, E. Hussain, P. González, K. Spaans, A. Hooper, C. Yu, Z. Li, Plate-scale velocities and strain from Sentinel-1 InSAR and GNSS data, in prep

Weiss, J.R., Q. Qiu, S. Barbot, T.J. Wright, J.H. Foster, A. Saunders, B.A. Brooks, M. Bevis, E. Kendrick, J. Avery, R. Smalley Jr., S.R. Cimbaro, L.E. Lenzano, J. Barón, J.C. Báez, A. Echalar, Illuminating subduction zone mechanical properties in the wake of a giant earthquake, in revision.

Hooper, A., T.J. Wright, K. Spaans, J. Elliott, J.R. Weiss, M. Bagnardi, E.L. Hatton, S.K. Ebmeier, M. Gaddes, Q. Qiu, A. McDougall, R.J. Walters, P.J. Gonzalez, F. Albino, J. Biggs, Global Monitoring of Fault Zones and Volcanoes with Sentinel-1, paper presented at IGARSS 2018 - 2018 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, July 2018, 1566-1568.

Weiss, J.R., G. Ito, J-A. Olive, B.A. Brooks, G.F. Moore, J.H. Foster (2018) Formation of the frontal thrust zone of accretionary wedges, EPSL, 495c, pp. 87-100, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2018.05.010.

Weiss, J.R., B.A. Brooks, J.H. Foster, M. Bevis, A. Echalar, D. Caccamise, J. Heck, E. Kendrick, K. Ahlgren, D. Raleigh, R. Smalley Jr., G. Vergani (2016) Isolating active orogenic wedge deformation in the southern Subandes of Bolivia, JGR-Solid Earth, doi:10.1002/2016JB013145.

Weiss, J.R., B.A. Brooks, G. Vergani, J.R. Arrowsmith (2015) Spatial and temporal distribution of deformation at the front of the Andean orogenic wedge in southern Bolivia, JGR-Solid Earth, doi:10.1002/2014JB011763.

Taylor, B., J.R. Weiss, A.M. Goodliffe, M. Sachpazi, M. Laigle, A. Hirn (2011) The structures, stratigraphy, and evolution of the Gulf of Corinth, Greece, Geophysical Journal Intl., 185(11), 1189-1219.

Wessel, P., Anderson, T., Austin, R., Benediktsdotter, A., Chandler, M.T., Conley, M.M., Kim, S-S., Michaud, R.L., Rumpf, M.E., Sleeper, J.D., Weiss, J.R., (2009) Seminar 2.0: Learning With Skype and Video Podcasts, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(17), 145-147.

Weiss, J.R., J. Miller, E. Hirsch, J. Rooney, L. Wedding, A. Friedlander (2009) Geology and Benthic Habitats. In: Friedlander, A., K. Keller, L. Wedding, A. Clark, M. Monaco (eds.). A Marine Biogeographic Assessment of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 84, Prepared by NCCOS’s Biogeography Branch in cooperation with the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument, Silver Spring, MD., 363 pp.

Weiss, J.R., J. Miller, J. Rooney (2009) Seafloor characterization using multibeam and optical data at French Frigate Shoals, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Proc. 11th Intl. Coral Reef Symposium, Ft. Lauderdale, July 2008, 662-666.

Rooney, J., P. Wessel, R. Hoeke, J.R. Weiss, J. Baker, F. Parrish, C. Fletcher, J. Chojnacki, M.O. Garcia, P. Vroom (2008) Geology and geomorphology of coral reefs of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. In: Riegl, B., Dodge, R.E., (eds.), Coral Reefs of the USA. Springer, Berlin, 519-571.

Maragos, J., J. Miller, J. Gove, E. DeMartini, A.M. Friedlander, S. Godwin, C. Musburger, M. Timmers, R. Tsuda, P. Vroom, E. Flint, E. Lundblad, J.R. Weiss, P. Ayotte, E. Sala, S. Sandin, S. McTee, T. Wass, D. Siciliano, R. Brainard, D. Obvura, S. Ferguson, B. Mundy (2008) US Coral Reefs in the Line and Phoenix Islands, Central Pacific Ocean: History, Geology, Oceanography, and Biology. In: Riegl, B., Dodge, R.E., (eds.), Coral Reefs of the USA. Springer, Berlin, 595-641.

Zelt, B.C., B. Taylor, J.R. Weiss, A.M. Goodliffe, M. Sachpazi, A. Hirn (2004) Streamer Tomography velocity models for the Gulf of Corinth and the Gulf of Itea, Greece, Geophysical Journal Intl., 159, 333-346.