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Submissions from 2017

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Discovery and geology of the Guinness World Record Lake Copper, Lake Superior, Michigan, Theodore J. Bornhorst and Robert Barron

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63rd Annual Meeting Institute on Lake Superior Geology, Wawa, Ontario: Field Trip Guidebook, Theodore J. Bornhorst and Margaret J. Hanson

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63rd Annual Meeting Institute on Lake Superior Geology, Wawa, Ontario: Proceedings, Theodore J. Bornhorst and Margaret J. Hanson

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CloudSat-based assessment of GPM Microwave Imager snowfall observation capabilities, Giulia Panegrossi, Jean-François Rysman, Daniele Casella, Anna Cinzia Marra, and Mark Kulie

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Jacobsville Sandstone: a candidate for nomination for “Global Heritage Stone Resource” from Michigan, USA, William I. Rose, Erika Vye, Carol A. Stein, David H. Malone, John P. Craddock, and Seth A. Stein

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Reference data set of volcanic ash physicochemical and optical properties, A. Vogel, S. Diplas, A. J. Durant, A. S. Azar, M. F. Sunding, William I. Rose, A. Sytchkova, C. Bonadonna, K. Krüger, and A. Stohl

Submissions from 2016

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Predicting Future Water-Quality Impacts from Mining: A 52-year Old Field Analog for Humidity Cell Testing, Copperwood Deposit, Michigan, Theodore J. Bornhorst and Mark J. Logsdon

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Hydrothermal native copper in ocean island alkali basalt from the Mineoka belt, Boso Peninsula, Japan, Kei Ikehata, Koshuke Choda, Toshiaki Tsunogae, and Theodore J. Bornhorst

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New insights into North America’s Midcontinent Rift, Seth Stein, Carol A. Stein, Jonas Kley, Randy Keller, Miguel Merino, Emily Wolin, Douglas Wiens, Michael E. Wysession, Ghassan Al-Equabi, Weisen Shen, Andrew Frederiksen, Fiona Darbyshire, Donna Jurdy, Greg Waite, William I. Rose, Erika Vye, Tyrone Rooney, Robert Moucha, and Eric Brown

Submissions from 2015

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Michigan mineral alliance, Theodore J. Bornhorst and Christopher J. Poulsen

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Volcanic ash hazards to aviation, Alfredo Prata and William I. Rose

Submissions from 2014

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Light detection and ranging (LiDAR) and multispectral scanner (MSS) studies examine coastal environments influenced by mining, W. Charles Kerfoot, Martin M. Hobmeier, Foad Yousef, Sarah A. Green, Robert Regis, Colin N. Brooks, Robert Shuchman, Jamey Anderson, and Molly Reif

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NanoSIMS results from olivine-hosted melt embayments: Magma ascent rate during explosive basaltic eruptions, Alexander S. Lloyd, Philipp Ruprecht, Erik H. Hauri, William I. Rose, Helge M. Gonnermann, and Terry Plank

Submissions from 2013

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59th Annual Meeting Institute on Lake Superior Geology, Houghton, Michigan: Proceedings, Program and Abstracts, Allan R. Blaske and Theodore J. Bornhorst

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59th Annual Meeting Institute on Lake Superior Geology, Houghton, Michigan: Proceedings, Part 2: Field Trip Guidebook, Theodore J. Bornhorst and Robert J. Barron

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Geologic Overview of the Keweenaw Peninsula, Michigan, Theodore J. Bornhorst and Robert J. Barron

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Caledonia Mine, Keweenaw Peninsula Native Copper District, Ontonagon County, Michigan, Theodore J. Bornhorst, Robert J. Barron, and Richard C. Whiteman

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Geology and Environmental Site Conditions of the Copperwood Deposit, Gogebic County, Michigan, Theodore J. Bornhorst, Allan R. Blaske, D T. Anderson, and Thomas D. Repaal

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The Mesoproterozoic Copperwood sedimentary rock-hosted stratiform copper deposit, Upper Peninsula, Michigan, Theodore J. Bornhorst and William C. Williams

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Crater lake evolution at Santa Ana Volcano (El Salvador) following the 2005 eruption, Anna S. Colvin, William I. Rose, J. C. Varekamp, José Luis Palma, D. Escobar, E. Gutierrez, F. Montalvo, and Ann Maclean

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Toms and Avhrr observations of drifting volcanic clouds from the August 1991 eruptions of Cerro Hudson, Emily K. Constantine, Gregg J. Bluth, and William I. Rose

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The size range of bubbles that produce ash during explosive volcanic eruptions, Kimberly Genareau, Gopal K. Mulukutla, Alexander A. Proussevitch, Adam J. Durant, William I. Rose, and Dork L. Sahagian

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Large-volume Barriles and Caisán debris avalanche deposits from Volcán Barú, Panama, Julie A. Herrick, Lee Siebert, and William I. Rose

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La Yeguada volcanic vomplex in the Republic of Panama: An assessment of the geologic hazards using 40Ar/39Ar geochronology, Karinne L. Knutsena, William I. Rose, and Brian Jicha

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A pilot GPS study of Santa Ana Volcano (Ilamatepec) and Coatepeque caldera, El Salvador, Hans N. Lechner, Charles DeMets, Douglas Hernandez, and William I. Rose

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Global, long-term sulphur dioxide measurements from TOVS data: A new tool for studying explosive volcanism and climate, A. J. Prata, William I. Rose, S. Self, and D. M. O'Brien

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The february–march 2000 eruption of Hekla, Iceland from a satellite perspective, William I. Rose, Y. Gu, M. I. Watson, T. Yu, Gregg J. Bluth, A. J. Prata, A. J. Krueger, N. Krotkov, S. Carn, M. D. Fromm, D. E. Hunton, G. G. J. Ernst, A. A. Viggiano, T. M. Miller, J. O. Ballenthin, J. M. Reeves, J. C. Wilson, B. E. Anderson, and D. E. Flittner

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Open-vent volcanism and related hazards: Overview, William I. Rose, José Luis Palma, Hugo Delgado Granados, and Nick Varley

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A 50 yr eruption of a basaltic composite cone: Pacaya, Guatemala, William I. Rose, José Luis Palma, Rüdiger Escobar Wolf, and Rubén Otoniel Matías Gomez

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An integrated field-numerical approach to assess slope stability hazards at volcanoes: the example of Pacaya, Guatemala, Lauren N. Schaefer, Thomas Oommen, Claudia Corazzato, Alessandro Tibaldi, Rüdiger Escobar Wolf, and William I. Rose

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Modeling acute respiratory illness during the 2007 San Diego wildland fires using a coupled emissions-transport system and general additive modeling, Brian Thelen, Nancy H. F. French, Benjamin W. Koziol, Michael Billmire, Robert Chris Owen, Jeffrey Johnson, Michele Ginsberg, Tatiana Loboda, and Shiliang Wu

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Retrieval of sulfate and silicate ash masses in young (1 to 4 days old) eruption clouds using multiband infrared HIRS/2 data, Tianxu Yu and William I. Rose

Submissions from 2012

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Michigan’s earliest geology: The Precambrian, Theodore J. Bornhorst and D. Brandt

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Copper mining: A billion years of geologic and human history, Theodore J. Bornhorst and L D. Lankton

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Map of the 1961-2010 Eruptions of Volcán de Pacaya, Guatemala, Rubén Otoniel Matías Gomez, William I. Rose, José Luis Palma, and Rüdiger Escobar Wolf

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An eruptive history of Maderas volcano using new 40Ar/39Ar ages and geochemical analyses, Lara Kapelanczyk, William I. Rose, and Brian Jicha

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Light detection and ranging (LiDAR) and multispectral studies of disturbed Lake Superior coastal environments, W. Charles Kerfoot, Foad Yousef, Sarah A. Green, Robert Regis, Robert Shuchman, Colin N. Brooks, Mike Sayers, Bruce Sabol, and Mark Graves

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Volatile loss from melt inclusions in pyroclasts of differing sizes, Alexander S. Lloyd, Terry Plank, Philipp Ruprecht, Erik H. Hauri, and William I. Rose

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The magmatic plumbing system beneath Santiaguito Volcano, Guatemala, Jeannie A.J. Scott, Tamsin A. Mather, David M. Pyle, William I. Rose, and Gustavo Chigna

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Geochemistry and evolution of the Santiaguito volcanic dome complex, Guatemala, Jeannie A.J. Scott, David M. Pyle, Tamsin A. Mather, and William I. Rose

Submissions from 2011

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Copper deposits of the western Upper Peninsula of Michigan, Theodore J. Bornhorst and Robert J. Barron

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Long-range volcanic ash transport and fallout during the 2008 eruption of Chaitén volcano, Chile, Adam J. Durant, Gustavo Villarosa, William I. Rose, Pierre Delmelle, Alfred J. Prata, and José G. Viramonte

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Fate of volcanic ash: Aggregation and fallout, William I. Rose and Adam J. Durant

Submissions from 2010

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Shape and surface area measurements using scanning electron microscope stereo-pair images of volcanic ash particles, Owen P. Mills and William I. Rose

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A volcano rekindled: the renewed eruption of Mount St. Helens, 2004–2006, William I. Rose

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Geologic Map of Santiaguito Dome Complex, Guatemala, Rüdiger Escobar Wolf, Rubén Otoniel Matías Gomez, and William I. Rose

Submissions from 2009

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Sedimentological constraints on hydrometeor-enhanced particle deposition: 1992 Eruptions of Crater Peak, Alaska, Adam J. Durant and William I. Rose

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Hydrometeor-enhanced tephra sedimentation: Constraints from the 18 May 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens, Adam J. Durant, William I. Rose, A. M. Sarna-Wojcicki, S. Carey, and A. C. M. Volentik

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40Ar/39Ar and paleomagnetic constraints on the evolution of Volcan de Santa Maria, Guatemala, Rüdiger P. Escobar Wolf, Jimmy F. Diehl, Brad S. Singer, and William I. Rose

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Particle sizes of andesitic ash fallout from vertical eruptions and co-pyroclastic flow clouds, Volcán de Colima, Mexico, Jason Evans, Jacqueline E. Huntoon, William I. Rose, Nick Varley, and John A. Stevenson

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Patterns in open vent, strombolian behavior at Fuego volcano, Guatemala, 2005–2007, John J. Lyons, Gregory P. Waite, William I. Rose, and Gustavo Chigna

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A multidisciplinary effort to assign realistic source parameters to models of volcanic ash-cloud transport and dispersion during eruptions, L. G. Mastin, M. Guffanti, R. Servranckx, P. Webley, S. Barsotti, K. Dean, Adam J. Durant, J. W. Ewert, A. Neri, William I. Rose, D. Schneider, L. Siebert, B. Stunder, G. Swanson, A. Tupper, A. Volentik, and C. F. Waythomas

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Fine ash content of explosive eruptions, William I. Rose and Adam J. Durant

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Late quaternary explosive silicic volcanism on St Lucia, West Indies, J. V. Wright, M. J. Roobol, A. L. Smith, R. S. J. Sparks, William I. Rose, and Haraldur Sigurdsson

Submissions from 2008

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Ice nucleation and overseeding of ice in volcanic clouds, Adam J. Durant, R. A. Shaw, William I. Rose, Y. Mi, and G. G. J. Ernst

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Chemical characteristics of Finnish bedrock– 1:1000000 scale bedrock map units, K Rasilainen, R Lahtinen, and Theodore J. Bornhorst

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El Chichón volcano, April 4, 1982: volcanic cloud history and fine ash fallout, William I. Rose and Adam J. Durant

Submissions from 2007

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Greenockite and associated uranium-vanadium minerals from the Huron River Uranium Prospect, Baraga County, Michigan, S. M. Carlson, George W. Robinson, M. J. Elder, John A. Jaszczak, and Theodore J. Bornhorst

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Multi-university Internet video-conferencing course provides novel approach to student-directed learning, Adam J. Durant, William I. Rose, Crystal Mann, and John Stix

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Volcanic emissions from Popocatépetl volcano, Mexico, quantified using Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) infrared data: A case study of the December 2000–January 2001 emissions, M. A. Matiella-Novak, M. I. Watson, H. Delgado-Granados, William I. Rose, L. Cárdenas-González, and V. J. Realmuto

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Nature and significance of small volume fall deposits at composite volcanoes: Insights from the October 14, 1974 Fuego eruption, Guatemala, William I. Rose, S. Self, P. J. Murrow, C. Bonadonna, Adam J. Durant, and G. G. J. Ernst

Submissions from 2006

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Volcanic Hazards at Atitlán Volcano, Guatemala, J. M. Haapala, R. Escobar Wolf, James W. Vallance, William I. Rose, J. P. Griswold, S. P. Schilling, J. W. Ewert, and M. Mota

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Downstream aggradation owing to lava dome extrusion and rainfall runoff at Volcán Santiaguito, Guatemala, Andrew J.L. Harris, James W. Vallance, Paul Kimberly, William I. Rose, Otoniel Matías, Elly Bunzendahl, Luke P. Flynn, and Harold Garbeil

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Volcanic ash cloud retrieval by ground-based microwave weather radar, Frank Silvio Marzano, S. Barbieri, G. Vulpiani, and William I. Rose

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Volcanic ash cloud retrieval by ground-based microwave weather radar, F. S. Marzano, S. Barbieri, G. Vulpiani, and William I. Rose

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Halogen emissions from a small volcanic eruption: Modeling the peak concentrations, dispersion, and volcanically induced ozone loss in the stratosphere, G. A. Millard, T. A. Mather, D. M. Pyle, William I. Rose, and B. Thornton

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To Robert W. Decker 1927–2005, William I. Rose

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Volcanic hazards in Central America, William I. Rose, Gregg J. S. Bluth, Michael J. Carr, John W. Ewert, Lina C. Patino, and James W. Vallance

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Atmospheric chemistry of a 33–34 hour old volcanic cloud from Hekla Volcano (Iceland): Insights from direct sampling and the application of chemical box modeling, William I. Rose, Genevieve A. Millard, Tamsin A. Mather, Donald E. Hunton, Bruce Anderson, Clive Oppenheimer, Brett F. Thornton, Terrence M. Gerlach, Albert A. Viggiano, Yutaka Kondo, Thomas M. Miller, and John O. Ballenthin

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Origin of silicic magmas along the Central American volcanic front: Genetic relationship to mafic melts, Thomas A. Vogel, Lina C. Patino, Jonathon K. Eaton, John W. Valley, William I. Rose, Guillermo E. Alvarado, and Ela L. Viray

Submissions from 2005

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Advantageous GOES IR results for ash mapping at high latitudes: Cleveland eruptions 2001, Yingxin Gu, William I. Rose, David J. Schneider, Gregg J. S. Bluth, and M. I. Watson

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Volcanism by H-U Schminke (a review), William I. Rose

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Volcanic particle aggregation in explosive eruption columns. Part II: Numerical experiments, C. Textor, H. F. Graf, M. Herzog, J. M. Oberhuber, William I. Rose, and G. G. J. Ernst

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Volcanic particle aggregation in explosive eruption columns. Part I: Parameterization of the microphysics of hydrometeors and ash, C. Textor, H. F. Graf, M. Herzog, J. M. Oberhuber, William I. Rose, and G. G. J. Ernst

Submissions from 2004

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The Great Lakes: Nutrients, sediments, persistent pollutants, and policy perspectives for a sustainable future, M. T. Auer, N. A. Auer, Brian D. Barkdoll, Theodore J. Bornhorst, C. N. Brooks, D. Dempsey, Paul V. Doskey, Sarah A. Green, Mike Hyslop, W. Charles Kerfoot, Alex S. Mayer, Judith Perlinger, Robert Shuchman, N. R. Urban, and David Watkins

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Observations of eruptive activity at Santiaguito volcano, Guatemala, Gregg J. S. Bluth and William I. Rose

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Numerical modeling of geophysical granular flows: 2. Computer simulations of plinian clouds and pyroclastic flows and surges, Sebastien Dartevelle, William I. Rose, John Stix, Karim Kelfoun, and James W. Vallance

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Re-evaluation of SO2 release of the 15 June 1991 Pinatubo eruption using ultraviolet and infrared satellite sensors, Song Guo, Gregg J. S. Bluth, William I. Rose, M. I. Watson, and A. J. Prata

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Particles in the great Pinatubo volcanic cloud of June 1991:The role of ice, Song Guo, William I. Rose, Gregg J. S. Bluth, and M. I. Watson

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The evolution of an active silicic lava flow field: an ETM+ perspective, Andrew J.L. Harris, Luke P. Flynn, Otoniel Matias, William I. Rose, and Julio Cornejo

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Explosion dynamics of pyroclastic eruptions at Santiaguito Volcano, Jeffrey B. Johnson, Andrew J. L. Harris, Steve T. M. Sahetapy-Engel, Rudiger Wolf, and William I. Rose

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Scattering matrices of volcanic ash particles of Mount St. Helens, Redoubt, and Mount Spurr Volcanoes, O. Muñoz, H. Volten, J. W. Hovenier, B. Veihelmann, W. J. van der Zande, L. B. F. M. Waters, and William I. Rose

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SO2 emissions to the atmosphere from active volcanoes in Guatemala and El Salvador, 1999–2002, Lizzette A. Rodríguez, Rodriguez Lizzette, Matthew I. Watson, M. I. Watson, William I. Rose, Yvonne K. Branan, Gregg J.S. Bluth, Gustavo Chigna, Otoniel Matías, Demetrio Escobar, Simon A. Carn, and Tobias P. Fischer

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Natural hazards and risk mitigation in El Salvador: An introduction, William I. Rose, Julian J. Bommer, and Ciro A. Sandoval

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Surface temperature and spectral measurements at Santiaguito lava dome, Guatemala, Steve T. M. Sahetapy-Engel, Luke P. Flynn, Andrew J. L. Harris, Gregg J. Bluth, William I. Rose, and Otoniel Matias

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Thermal infrared remote sensing of volcanic emissions using the moderate resolution imaging spectroradiometer, M. I. Watson, V. J. Realmuto, William I. Rose, A. J. Prata, Gregg J. S. Bluth, Y. Gu, C. E. Bader, and T. Yu

Submissions from 2003

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New measurements of SO2 flux at Poás Volcano, Costa Rica, R. J. Andres, J. Barquero, and William I. Rose

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Excessive sulfur dioxide emissions from Chilean volcanoes, R. J. Andres, William I. Rose, P. R. Kyle, S. DeSilva, P. Francis, M. Gardeweg, and H. Moreno Roa

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Volatile transport and deposition of Mo, W and Re in high temperature magmatic fluids, A. Bernard, R. B. Symonds, and William I. Rose

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A voluminous avalanche-induced lahar from Citlaltépetl volcano, Mexico: Implications for hazard assessment, Gerardo Carrasco-Núñez, James W. Vallance, and William I. Rose

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CENTAM — A data base of Central American volcanic rocks, Michael J. Carr and William I. Rose

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Geochemistry and evolution of the fuego volcanic complex, Guatemala, Craig A. Chesner and William I. Rose

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Cerro Quemado, Guatemala: the volcanic history and hazards of an exogenous volcanic dome complex, F. Michael Conway, James W. Vallance, William I. Rose, Glen W. Johns, and Sergio Paniagua

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An estimate of gas emissions and magmatic gas content from Kilauea volcano, L. P. Greenland, William I. Rose, and J. B. Stokes

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Retrieval of mass and sizes of particles in sandstorms using two MODIS IR bands: A case study of april 7 2001 sandstorm in China, Yingxin Gu, William I. Rose, and Gregg J. Bluth

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Behavioral patterns of Fuego volcano, Guatemala, Dennis P. Martin and William I. Rose

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Explosive eruptions of the Ayarza calderas, southeastern Guatemala, Paula S. Peterson and William I. Rose

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Santa María, Guatemala: Bimodal soda-rich calc-alkalic stratovolcano, William I. Rose

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To Richard Edwin Stoiber, William I. Rose

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The October 1974 basaltic tephra from Fuego volcano: Description and history of the magma body, William I. Rose, Alfred T. Anderson Jr., L. G. Woodruff, and Samuel B. Bonis