University of California, Riverside

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David D. Oglesby


David D. Oglesby

Associate Professor, Undergraduate Advisor

Department of Earth Sciences
Geology 424
(951) 827-2036
david.oglesby@ucr.edu

Research Areas

  • Earthquake Processes

Research Interests:
Earthquake physics (in particular, the effects of fault geometry and stress inhomogeneity on earthquake dynamics), computational models of faulting, wave propagation, and earthquake ground motion; strong-motion seismology.

Recent Projects:
Dynamic models of the 1999 Chi-Chi (Taiwan) Earthquake; investigations into the connection between fault dip, earthquake dynamics, and strong ground motion; ground motion forecasting for future earthquakes on the Rose Canyon Fault in San Diego; models of earthquakes on non-parallel thrust fault segments.

Degrees

Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara, 1999

Publications

 
 

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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Department of Earth Sciences
Geology Building

Tel: (951) 827-3434
Fax: (951) 827-4324
E-mail: john.herring@ucr.edu
 
 

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