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Submissions from 2019

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Assessment of post-wildfire debris flow occurrence using classifier tree, Priscilla Addison, Thomas Oommen, and Qiuying Sha

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Assessment of post-wildfire debris flow occurrence using classifier tree, Priscilla Addison, Thomas Oommen, and Qiuying Sha

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Optimal segmentation of high spatial resolution images for the classification of buildings using random forests, James Bialas, Thomas Oommen, and Timothy C. Havens

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Optimal segmentation of high spatial resolution images for the classification of buildings using random forests, James Bialas, Thomas Oommen, and Timothy C. Havens

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Characteristics of repeating long-period seismic events at Fuego Volcano, January 2012, K. A. Brill and Gregory P. Waite

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Dynamic photoelasticity study of the Krauklis wave: The effects of fluid viscosity and fracture geometry, Haitao Cao, Ezequiel F. Medici, and Roohollah Askari

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An adaptive sampling strategy developed for studies of diffuse volcanic soil gas emissions, Snehamoy Chatterjee, Chad Deering, Gregory P. Waite, Carlo Prandi, and P Lin

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Latitude dependence of geomagnetic paleosecular variation and its relation to the frequency of magnetic reversals: Observations from the Cretaceous and Jurassic, Pavel Doubrovine, Toni Veikkolainen, Lauri Pesonen, Elisa Piispa, Siim Ots, Aleksey Smirnov, Evgeniy V. Kulakov, and Andrew Biggin

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Correlation of fractures with seismic radial anisotropy in two metamorphic-igneous and sedimentary bedrocks, Jer-Yu Jeng, Roohollah Askari, and Snehamoy Chatterjee

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Lidar (light detection and ranging) and benthic invertebrate investigations: Migrating tailings threaten Buffalo Reef in Lake Superior, Charlie Kerfoot, Martin M. Hobmeier, Robert Regis, Varsha K. Raman, Colin Brooks, Robert Shuchman, Michael Sayers, Foad Yousef, and Molly Reif

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Mapping hydrothermal alteration minerals using high-resolution AVIRIS-NG hyperspectral data in the Hutti-Maski gold deposit area, India, Chandan Kumar, Snehamoy Chatterjee, and Thomas Oommen

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Magma storage and diking revealed by GPS and InSAR geodesy at Pacaya volcano, Guatemala, Hans N. Lechner, Christelle Wauthier, Gregory P. Waite, and Rudiger Escobar-Wolf

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Should we stay or should we go now? Factors affecting evacuation decisions at Pacaya volcano, Guatemala, Hans Lechner and Mark Rouleau

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Open pit mine production schedule optimization using a hybrid of maximum-flow and genetic algorithms, Amol Paithankar and Snehamoy Chatterjee

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Open pit mine production schedule optimization using a hybrid of maximum-flow and genetic algorithms, Amol Paithankar and Snehamoy Chatterjee

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Correction: Responses of deposition and bioaccumulation in the Great Lakes region to policy and other large-scale drivers of mercury emissions, Judith Perlinger, N. R. Urban, A. Giang, N. E. Selin, A. Hendricks, H. Zhang, Aditya Kumar, S. Wu, Valoree Gagnon, Hugh Gorman, and E. S. Norman

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Landslides near Enguri dam (Caucasus, Georgia) and possible seismotectonic effects, Alessandro Tibaldi, Paolo Oppizzi, John S. Gierke, Thomas Oommen, Nino Tsereteli, and Zurab Gogoladze

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Polykinematic foreland basins initiated during orthogonal convergence and terminated by orogen-oblique strike-slip faulting: An example from the northeastern Variscan belt, Filip Tomek, Frantisek Vacek, Jiri Zak, Michael Petronis, Krystof Verner, and Marine Foucher

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Satellite-based assessment of the August 2018 flood in parts of Kerala, India, C. L. Vishnu, K. S. Sajinkumar, Thomas Oommen, R. A. Coffman, K. P. Thrivikramji, V. R. Rani, and S. Keerthy

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Investigating large landslides along a river valley using combined physical, statistical, and hydrologic modeling, Luke Weidner, Kirsten DePrekel, Thomas Oommen, and Stanley Vitton

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Thermal conduction simulation based on reconstruction digital rocks with respect to fractures, Haiyuan Yang, Li Zhang, Ronghe Liu, Xianli Wen, Yongfei Yang, Roohollah Askari, and et. al.

Submissions from 2018

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Thermal Conduction in Deforming Isotropic and Anistropic Granular Porous Media with Rough Grain Surface, Roohollah Askari, S. Hossein Hejazi, and Muhammad Sahimi

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Implementation of Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for assessment of transportation infrastructure - Phase II, Colin Brooks, Richard Dobson, David Banach, Thomas Oommen, Kuilin Zhang, Amlan Mukherjee, Timothy C. Havens, Theresa Ahlborn, Rudiger Escobar-Wolf, Chaitanya Ganesh Bhat, S. Zhao, Q. Lyu, and Nicholas Marion

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First observations of volcanic eruption clouds from the L1 Earth-Sun Lagrange point by DSCOVR/EPIC, Simon Carn, N. A. Krotov, B. L. Fisher, C. Li, and A. J. Prata

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Monitoring the impact of groundwater pumping on infrastructure using Geographic Information System (GIS) and Persistent Scatterer Interferometry (PSI), Kirsten DePrekel, El Hachemi Bouali, and Thomas Oommen

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Synthesizing multi-sensor, multi-satellite, multi-decadal datasets for global volcano monitoring, Maria A. Furtney, Matthew E. Pritchard, Juliet Biggs, Simon Carn, Susanna Ebmeier, Jennifer A. Jay, Brendan T. McCormick Kilbride, and Kevin Reath

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The Ozone Monitoring Instrument: Overview of 14 years in space, Pieternel F. Levelt, Joanna Joiner, Johanna Tamminen, J. Pepijn Veefkind, Pawan K. Bhartia, Simon Carn, and et. al.

New insights into the magmatic-hydrothermal system and volatile budget of Lastarria volcano, Chile: Integrated results from the 2014 IAVCEI CCVG 12th Volcanic Gas Workshop, Taryn Lopez, Felipe Aguilera, Franco Tassi, J. Maarten de Moor, Nicole Bobrowski, Simon Carn, and et. al.

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Earth observations from DSCOVR EPIC instrument, Alexander Marshak, Jim Herman, Adam Szabo, Karin Blank, Simon Carn, Alexander Cede, and et. al.

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Thermal, deformation, and degassing remote sensing time‐series (A.D. 2000‐2017) at the 47 most active volcanoes in Latin America: Implications for volcanic systems, K. Reath, M. Pritchard, F. Delgado, Simon Carn, D. Coppola, B. Andrews, and et. al.

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Revisiting the paleomagnetism of the Neoarchean Uauá mafic dyke swarm, Brazil: Implications for Archean supercratons, J. Salminen, E. P. Oliveira, Elisa J. Piispa, Aleksey Smirnov, and R. I. F. Trindade

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The Interactive Stratospheric Aerosol Model Intercomparison Project (ISA-MIP): motivation and experimental design, Claudio Timmreck, Graham W. Mann, Valentina Aquila, Rene Hommel, Lindsay A. Lee, Simon Carn, and et. al.

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Assessment of water treatment residuals as sorbent material in permeable reactive barriers: Application to a copper-contaminated site, Chris Walkons, Alex S. Mayer, Rupali Datta, and Dibyendu Sarkar

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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A global framework for the Earth: putting geological sciences in context, Benjamin van Wyk de Vries, Paul Byrne, Audray Delcamp, Pall Einarson, William I. Rose, Erika Vye, and et. al.

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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. Knutsen, 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, Michael 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