UO Geophysics group paper in Science Advances

Our group published a new paper in Science Advances that reports seismic observations consistent with a fault-valve model for episodic tremor and slip events in northern Cascadia. Check out the press release by the University of Ottawa: https://media.uottawa.ca/news/uottawa-researchers-find-evidence-explain-behavior-slow-earthquakes

The paper can be found here: https://advances.sciencemag.org/content/6/4/eaay5174

See some media coverage in the EOS magazine here: https://eos.org/articles/fluid-pressure-changes-grease-cascadias-slow-aseismic-earthquakes

Northern Cascadia

Pascal Audet
Professor of Geophysics & University Research Chair