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DEL BOHNENSTIEHL

Dr. Del BohnenstiehlAssociate Professor
Tel. (919) 515-7449
4138 Jordan Hall
E-mail: drbohnen@ncsu.edu
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B.S., Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois (Geology), 1995
M.S., Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN (Geology), 1998
PhD, Columbia University, New York, NY (Marine Geology & Geophysics), 2002

TEACHING AND RESEARCH AREAS
Extensional tectonics and rifting; the distribution and scaling of fault populations and earthquakes; magmatic, tectonic and hydrothermal interactions at mid-ocean ridges, hydroacoustics with applications to seismic studies, explosion monitoring and marine mammal populations. Dr. Bohnenstiehl teaches classes in introductory and advanced Geophysics.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:
Dziak, R. P., M. Park, W. S. Lee, H. Matsumoto, D. R. Bohnenstiehl, and J. H. Haxel, Tectonomagmatic activity and ice dynamics in the Bransfield Strait back-arc basin, Antarctica, J. Geophys. Res., 115, B01102, doi:10.1029/2009JB006295, 2010.

Monigle, P. W., D. R. Bohnenstiehl, M. Tolstoy, and F. Waldhauser, Seismic tremor at the 9°50′N East Pacific Rise eruption site, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 10, Q11T08, doi:10.1029/2009GC002561, 2009.

Stroup, D.F., M. Tolstoy, T.J. Crone, A. Malinverno, D. R. Bohnenstiehl and F. Waldhauser, Systematic Along-Axis Tidal Triggering of Microearthquakes Constrains Crustal Permeability, Gephys. Res. Lett., 36, doi:10.1029/ 2009GL039493, 2009.

Dziak, R. P., D. R. Bohnenstiehl, H. Matsumoto, M. J. Fowler, J. H. Haxel, M. Tolstoy, and F. Waldhauser, January 2006 seafloor-spreading event at 9°50′N, East Pacific Rise: Ridge dike intrusion and transform fault interactions from regional hydroacoustic data, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 10, Q06T06, doi:10.1029/2009GC002388, 2009.

Tolstoy, M., J. Diebold, L. Doermann, S. Nooner, S. C. Webb, D.R. Bohnenstiehl, T.J. Crone, and R.C. Holmes, Broadband calibration of the R/V Marcus G. Langseth four-string seismic sources, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., doi: 10.1029/2009GC002451, 2009.

Nedimović, M.R., D. R. Bohnenstiehl, S.M. Carbotte, J.P. Canales and R.P. Dziak Faulting and hydration of the Juan de Fuca plate system, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 284, doi:10.1026/j.epsl.2009.04.013, 2009.

Bohnenstiehl D. R., #J. K. Howell, R. N. Hey, Distribution of axial lava domes along a superfast overlapping spreading center, 27–32°S on the East Pacific Rise, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 9, Q12016, doi:10.1029/2008GC002158, 2008.

Bohnenstiehl D. R., F. Waldhauser, M. Tolstoy, Frequency-magnitude distribution of microearthquakes beneath the 9°50′N region of the East Pacific Rise, October 2003 through April 2004, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 9, Q10T03, doi:10.1029/2008GC002128, 2008.

Tolstoy, M., F. Waldhauser, D.R. Bohnenstiehl, R.T. Weekly and W.-Y. Kim, Seismic identification of along-axis hydrothermal flow on the East Pacific Rise, Nature 451, 181-184, 2008.
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