Publications from The Afar Stratoid project

Journal Articles

 

Observing Oblique Slip During Rift Linkage in Northern Afar

Alessandro La Rosa, Carolina Pagli, Derek Keir, Federico Sani, Giacomo Corti, Hua Wang, and Daniel Possee, Geophysical Research Letters 46, 10,782-10,790, 2019.

A review of tectonic models for the rifted margin of Afar: Implications for continental break-up and passive margin formation

Frank Zwaan, Giacomo Corti, Derek Keir, and Federico Sani, Journal of African Earth Sciences 164, 103649, doi:10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2019.103649, 2020.

Structural analysis of the Western Afar Margin, East Africa: evidence for multiphase rotational rifting

Frank Zwaan, Giacomo Corti, Federico Sani, Derek Keir, Ameha Muluneh, Finn Illsley-Kemp, and Mauro Papini, Tectonics, doi: 10.1029/2019TC006043, 2020.

3D extension at plate boundaries accommodated by interacting fault systems

Luca Collanega, Giacomo Corti, Anna Breda, Matteo Massironi, Derek Keir, Scientific Reports, 10, 8669, doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-65599-5, 2020.

Evolution of the Alu-Dalafilla and Borale volcanoes, Afar, Ethiopia

Emma J. Watts, Thomas Gernon, Rex Taylor, Derek Keir, Melanie Sigburg, Jasmin Jarman, Carolina Pagli, Anna Gioncada, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, doi: 10.1016/j.volgeores.2020.107094,  2020.

Analogue modelling of marginal flexure in Afar, East Africa: Implications for passive margin formation

Frank Zwaan, Giacomo Corti, Derek Keir, Federico Sani, Tectonophysics, 796, 228595. doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2020.228595, 2020.

 

Lower Crustal Earthquakes in the March 2018 Sequence Along the Western Margin of Afar

Alessandro La Rosa, Derek Keir, Cecile Doubre, Federico Sani, Giacomo Corti, Sylvie Leroy, Atalay Ayele, Carolina Pagli, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 22, 4, doi.org/10.1029/2020GC009614, 2021.

Plate‐boundary kinematics of the Afrera linkage zone (Afar) from InSAR and seismicity

Alessandro La Rosa, Carolina Pagli, Hua Wang, Cecile Doubre, Sylvie Leroy, Federico Sani, Giacomo Corti, Atalay Ayele, Derek Keir, Journal of Geophysical Research, doi:10.1029/2020JB021387, 2021.

Evidence of active magmatic rifting at the Ma’Alalta volcanic feld (Afar, Ethiopia)

Gianmaria Tortelli, Anna Gioncada, Carolina Pagli, Mauro Rosi, Laura De Dosso, Derek Keir, Bulletin of Volcanology, 83, 38, doi:10.1007/s00445-021-01461-4, 2021.

The 2008–2010 subsidence of Dallol volcano on the spreading erta ale ridge: InSAR observations and source models

Maurizio Battaglia, Carolina Pagli, Stefano Meuti, Remote Sensing, 13, 1991, doi:10.3390/rs13101991, 2021.

Caldera collapse and tectonics along the Main Ethiopian rift: reviewing possible relationships

Daniele Maestrelli, Giacomo Corti, Marco Bonini, Domenico Montanari, Federico Sani, Comptes Rendus Geoscience, 353, S2, 1-19. doi:10.5802/crgeos.63, 2021.

Revealing 60 years of earthquake swarms in the Southern Red Sea, Afar and the Gulf of Aden

Joel Ruch, Derek Keir, Luigi Passarelli, Domenico Di Giacomo, Gebrebrhan Ogubazghi, Sigurjon Jonsson, Froniters in Earth Science, 9,  doi:10.3389/feart.2021.664673 2021.

Variations in melt emplacement beneath the northern East African Rift from radial anisotropy

Emma Chambers, Nicholas Harmon, Catherine Rychert, Derek Keir, Eart and Planetary Science Letters, 573, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2021.117150, 2021. 

Conferences Presentations

AGU2019 - 9-13 Dec 2019

Observing oblique slip during rift linkage in Northern Afar 

Alessandro La Rosa et al. T42B-07.

EGU2020 - 3-8 May 2020

Evidence of active magmatic rifting in Ma'alalta marginal volcano (Afar, Ethiopia)
Gianmaria Tortelli et al. TS6.5. EGU2020-6976.

Anomalously deep earthquakes in the March 2018 swarm along the Western Margin of Afar

Alessandro La Rosa et al. GD6.3. EGU2020-3084.

Rift linkage processes in areas of incipient oceanic spreading: examples from Afar 

Carolina Pagli et al. TS6.3. EGU2020-6828.

Multiphase rotational extension and marginal flexure along a developing passive margin: the Western Afar Margin, East Africa 

Frank Zwaan et al. TS6.1. EGU2020-2620.

Imaging segmentation in early stage rifting (prior to breakup) using a joint inversion of Rayleigh waves from teleseisms and ambient noise tomography in the northern East African Rift 

Emma Chambers et al. TS6.1. EGU2020-9219.

AGU2020 - 1-18 Dec 2020

Plate-boundary kinematics of the Afrera linkage zone (Afar) from InSAR and seismicity

Alessandro La Rosa et al. T028-02.

Geochemical characterization of the Stratoid Series and comparison to the Gulf Basalt formation (Afar, Ethiopia)

Gianmaria Tortelli et al. V020-0021.

Using radial anisotropy to image melt migration and storage in the crust and uppermost mantle of the northern EAR

Emma Chambers et al. T041-0005.

VMSG2021 - 6-8 Jan 2021

Geochemical characterization of the Stratoid Series and comparison to the Gulf Basalt formation (Afar, Ethiopia)

Gianmaria Tortelli et al. S1-7Jan2021.

EGU2021 - 19-30 Apr 2021

Evolution of the Alu-Dalafilla and Borale Volcanoes, Afar, Ethiopia

Emma Watts et al. EGU21-7898.

SGI-90° 2021 - 13-17 Sep 2021

Analogue models of Rift-Rift-Rift triple junctions

Daniele Maestrelli

 

BeGEO2021 - 7-10 Oct 2021

Variations in the recent volcanism of central and southern Afar: new insights from geochemistry and petrography

Gianmaria Tortelli

Kinematics of the Afrera Linkage Zone (Afar) from InSAR, Seismicity and Structural data

Alessandro La Rosa