His primary areas of investigation include Seismology, Volcano, Caldera, Petrology and Hotspot. His study in Induced seismicity, Earthquake swarm, Tectonics and Extensional tectonics is carried out as part of his studies in Seismology. His work on Magma as part of general Volcano research is frequently linked to Environmental science, thereby connecting diverse disciplines of science.
His Caldera research includes elements of Resurgent dome and Subsidence. His research integrates issues of Geomorphology and Crust in his study of Petrology. His Hotspot research incorporates themes from Volcanism and Mantle plume.
Robert B. Smith spends much of his time researching Seismology, Volcano, Caldera, Hotspot and Tectonics. His work on Induced seismicity, Fault and Earthquake swarm as part of general Seismology research is frequently linked to Global Positioning System, bridging the gap between disciplines. Robert B. Smith interconnects Aftershock, Magnitude, Quaternary and Epicenter in the investigation of issues within Induced seismicity.
His study in Volcano is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Volcanism, Earth science and Continental crust. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Crust, Petrology, Geomorphology, Magma and Subsidence. His Hotspot research incorporates elements of Geodynamics, Intraplate earthquake, Mantle plume and Plume.
His primary scientific interests are in Seismology, Volcano, Hotspot, Caldera and Tectonics. His work deals with themes such as National park and Structural basin, which intersect with Seismology. He has researched Volcano in several fields, including Volcanism, Seismic tomography, Petrology and Crust.
His Hotspot study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Geodynamics and Mantle plume. His studies deal with areas such as Sill, Fluid migration, Resurgent dome, Gravity and Magma as well as Caldera. His Tectonics study deals with Shear intersecting with Subduction.
Robert B. Smith mostly deals with Seismology, Volcano, Caldera, Hotspot and Earthquake swarm. His Seismology study frequently links to adjacent areas such as Geomorphology. As a member of one scientific family, he mostly works in the field of Volcano, focusing on Crust and, on occasion, Basin and range topography, Lithosphere, 2008 California earthquake study and Front.
The concepts of his Caldera study are interwoven with issues in Volcanism and Petrology. The various areas that Robert B. Smith examines in his Hotspot study include Seismic tomography, Mantle plume and Inverse transform sampling. His research in Earthquake swarm tackles topics such as Swarm behaviour which are related to areas like Dike, Inversion, Fracture zone and Vertical plane.
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Seismic traveltime inversion for 2-D crustal velocity structure
C. A. Zelt;R. B. Smith.
Geophysical Journal International (1992)
Seismicity Remotely Triggered by the Magnitude 7.3 Landers, California, Earthquake
D. P. Hill;P.A. Reasenberg;A. Michael;W.J. Arabaz.
Cenozoic and Mesozoic structure of the eastern Basin and Range province, Utah, from COCORP seismic-reflection data
Richard W. Allmendinger;James W. Sharp;Douglas Von Tish;Laura Serpa.
Contemporary tectonics and seismicity of the Western United States with emphasis on the Intermountain Seismic Belt
Robert B. Smith;Marc L. Sbar.
Geological Society of America Bulletin (1974)
INTRAPLATE EXTENSIONAL TECTONICS OF THE EASTERN BASIN-RANGE: INFERENCES ON STRUCTURAL STYLE FROM SEISMIC REFLECTION DATA, REGIONAL TECTONICS, AND THERMAL-MECHANICAL MODELS OF BRITTLE-DUCTILE DEFORMATION.
Robert B. Smith;Ronald L. Bruhn.
Journal of Geophysical Research (1984)
The Yellowstone hotspot
Robert B. Smith;Robert B. Smith;Lawrence W. Braile;Lawrence W. Braile.
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research (1994)
Geodynamics of the Yellowstone hotspot and mantle plume: Seismic and GPS imaging, kinematics, and mantle flow
Robert B. Smith;Michael Jordan;Michael Jordan;Bernhard Steinberger;Christine M. Puskas.
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research (2009)
6: Seismicity, crustal structure, and intraplate tectonics of the interior of the western Cordillera
Robert B. Smith.
Geological Society of America Memoirs (1978)
Cenozoic Tectonics and Regional Geophysics of the Western Cordillera
Robert B. Smith;Gordon P. Eaton.
The Yellowstone magmatic system from the mantle plume to the upper crust
Hsin Hua Huang;Fan Chi Lin;Brandon Schmandt;Jamie Farrell.
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