Jake Walter, UTIG Research Associate

Jake Walter



Walter, J. I., Z. Peng, X. Meng, S. Y. Schwartz, and A. V. Newman (in prep.), The spatio-temporal evolution of seismic activity at the fringes of a megathrust earthquake at the Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica.

Zimmerman, J., C. Aiken, Z. Peng, and J. I. Walter (in review), Tectonic tremor and brittle seismic events triggered along the Eastern Denali Fault in northwest Canada.

Walter, J. I., Z. Peng, S. Tulaczyk, and L. H. Beem (in review), Triggering of glacier stick-slip motion by distant earthquakes.

Walter, J. I., S. Tulaczyk, E. E. Brodsky, I. Svelitsky, J. Fineberg, and S. P. Carter (in review), Rupture speed dependence on initial stress profiles: Insights from glacier and laboratory stick-slip.

Peng, Z., J. I. Walter, R. Aster, D. A. Wiens, S. Anandakrishnan, and A. Nyblade (in revision), Local ice seismicity in Antarctica triggered by the 2010 Mw8.8 Maule, Chile earthquake.

Protti, M., V. Gonzalaz, A. V. Newman, T. H. Dixon, S. Y. Schwartz, J. S. Marshall, L. Feng, J. I. Walter, R. Malservisi, and S. E. Owen (2013), Capture of an anticipated subduction megathrust rupture in the near-field, Nature Geoscience. (link)

Walter, J. I., S. Y. Schwartz, M. Protti, and V. Gonazalez (2013), The synchronous occurrence of shallow tremor and very low frequency earthquakes offshore of the Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 1517-1522, doi:10.1002/grl.50213. (link)

Horgan, H. J., S. Anandakrishnan, R. W. Jacobel, K. Christianson, R. B. Alley, D. S. Heeszel, S. Picotti, and J. I. Walter (2012), Subglacial Lake Whillans - Part 1: Imaging a Shallow Active Reservoir Beneath a West Antarctic Ice Stream, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 331: 201-209.

Walter, J. I., J. E. Box, S. Tulaczyk, E. E. Brodsky, I. M. Howat, Y. Ahn, and A. Brown (2012), Oceanic mechanical forcing of the dynamics of a marine-terminating Greenland glacier, Ann. Glaciol., 53(60 Pt 2) (link)

Walter, J. I., E. E. Brodsky, S. Tulaczyk, S. Y. Schwartz, and R. Pettersson (2011), Transient slip events from near-field seismic and geodetic data on a glacier fault, Whillans Ice Plain, West Antarctica, J. Geophys. Res., 116, F01021, doi:10.1029/2010JF001754. (link)

Walter, J. I., S. Y. Schwartz, J. M. Protti, and V. Gonzalez (2011), Persistent tremor within the northern Costa Rica seismogenic zone, Geophys. Res. Lett, 38, L01307, doi:10.1029/2010GL045586. (link)

Outerbridge, K. C., T. H. Dixon, S. Y. Schwartz, J. I. Walter, M. Protti, V. Gonzalez, J. Biggs, M. Thorwart, and W. Rabbel (2010), A tremor and slip event on the Cocos-Caribbean subduction zone as measured by a GPS and seismic network on the Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica, J. Geophys. Res., 115, B10408, doi:10.1029/2009JB006845.


The influence of small stresses on the dynamics of glaciers and subduction zones (link)