PEER-REVIEWED PAPERS – KARL MUELLER

  1. *Wilcox, T., K. Mueller, P. Upton, Y.-G. Chen, S.-T. Huang, B. *Yanites, and G. Tucker (2011), Linking Taiwan's Subcritical Hsueshan Range Topography and Foreland Basin Architecture, Tectonics, 30, TC4011, doi:10.1029/2010TC002825.
  2. *Yanites, B., Tucker, G. Hsu, H., Chen, C. Chen, and K. Mueller, 2011, The influence of sediment cover variability on long-term river incision rates: an example from the Peikang River, central Taiwan: Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, 116, F03016, doi:10.1029/2010JF001933.
  3. *Yanites, B.J., G.E. Tucker, K.J. Mueller, Y.G. Chen. 2010, How rivers react to large earthquakes: evidence from central Taiwan. Geology, 38, 639-642; doi10.1130/G30883.1
  4. *Yanites, B.J., G.E. Tucker, K.J. Mueller, Y.G. Chen, T. Wilcox, S.Y. Huang (2010) Incision and channel morphology across active structures along the Peikang River, central Taiwan: Implications for the importance of channel width, Geol. Soc. Amer. Bull., 122, 1192-1208; doi:10.1130B30035.1
  5. Mueller, K., *Kier, G., Rockwell, T., and C. Jones, (2009) Quaternary rift-flank uplift of the Peninsular Ranges in Baja and Southern California by removal of mantle lithosphere: Tectonics 28, TC5003, doi: 10.1029/2007TC002227
  6. Upton, P., K. Mueller, and Y. Chen (2009), Three-dimensional numerical models with varied material properties and erosion rates: Implications for the mechanics and kinematics of compressive wedges, J. Geophys. Res., 114, B04408, doi:10.1029/2008JB005708.
  7. Liveo, F., Berlusconi, A., Michetti, A., Sileo, G., Zerboni, A., Trombino, L., Cremaschi, M., Mueller, K., Vittori, e., Carcano, C., and S. Rodledi, (2009) Active crustal shortening in the epicentral area of the December 25, 1222 Brescia earthquake: seismotectonic implications: Tectonophysics, 476, 320-335.
  8. Liveo, F., Michetti, A., Sileo, G., Carcano, C., Mueller, K., Rogledi, S., Serva, L., Vittori, E., and A Berlusconi, (2009) Quaternary capable folds and seismic hazard in Lombardia (Northern Italy): the Castenedolo structure near Brescia. Bulletin Geological Society of Italy, 128, 1, 101-200.
  9. Tesfaye, S., Rowan, M., Mueller, M., Trudgill, B., and D. Harding, 2008, Relay and Accommodation Zones in the Dobe and HanleGrabens, Central Afar, Ethiopia and Djibouti: Journal Geological Society of London, 165, 535-547.
  10. Furuya, M., Mueller, K., and Wahr, J., 2007, Active salt tectonics in the Needles District, Canyonlands (Utah) detected by Interferometric SAR and Point Target Analysis: 1992-2002: 2007, Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth. 112, B06418, doi:10.1029/2006JB004302.
  11. Chen, Y.G., Hung, J., Lai, K., Lin, Y., Wilcox, T., and K. Mueller, 2007, River terrace development in response to folding above active wedge thrusts in Houli, Central Taiwan: Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 31, 3, 240-250.
  12. Chen, Y.G., Mueller, K., and C.H. Lo, 2007, Earthquake Geology and Hazards in Taiwan, Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 31, 3, 195-196.
  13. Sileo, G., Giardina, F., Livio, F., Michetti, A., Mueller, K., and E. Vittori, 2007, Remarks on the active tectonics of the Insubria region (Lombardia, NW Italy and Ticino, Switzerland): Bulletin of the Geological Society of Italy, 126, 2, 411-425.
  14. Ishiyama, T., Mueller, K., Sato, H., and M. Togo, 2007, Coseismic fault-related fold model, growth structure and the A.D. 1586 multi-segment blind thrust earthquake on the basement-involved Yoro thrust, central Japan: Journal of Geophysical Research 112, B03S07, doi:10.1029/2006JB004377.
  15. Pujol, J., Mueller, K., Shen, P., and Chitupolu, V., 2006, High-resolution 3-D P-wave velocity model for the East Ventura - San Fernando basin, California, and relocation of events in the Northridge and San Fernando aftershock sequences: Bulletin Seismological Soc. America 96, 6, 2269-2280
  16. Hough, S., Bilham, R., Mueller, K., Stephenson, W., Williams, R., and J. Odum, 2005, Wagonloads of Sandblows: Bulletin Seismological Society of America: 76, 3, 373-386
  17. Ishiyama, T., Mueller, K., Togo, M., Okada, A., and Takemura, K., 2004, Geomorphology, kinematic history and earthquake behaviour of the active Kuwana wedge-thrust anticline, central Japan: Journal of Geophysical Research: 109, 12408 doi:10.1029/2003JB002547
  18. Mueller, K., and Golombek, M., 2004, Compressional structures on Mars: Annual Reviews Earth and Planetary Sciences, 32, 435-464.
  19. Mueller, K., Hough, S., and Bilham, R., 2004, Investigating 1811-1812 New Madrid mainshocks with instrumentally recorded aftershocks: Nature, 429, 284-288.
  20. Lee, J.C., Rubin, C., Mueller, K., Chen, Y.G., Chan, Y.C., Sieh, K., Chu, H.T., and W.S. Chen, 2004, Quantitative analysis of movement along an earthquake thrust scarp: a case study of a vertical exposure of the 1999 surface rupture of the Chelungpu Fault at Wufeng, western Taiwan: Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 23, 263-273.
  21. Bielecki, A.E., and Mueller, K.J., 2002, Origin of terraced hillslopes on active folds in the southern San Joaquin Valley, California: Geomorphology, 42, 131-152.
  22. Mueller, K.J., and Pujol, J., 2002, 3D geometry of the Reelfoot blind thrust: implications for moment release and earthquake magnitude in the New Madrid seismic zone: Seismological Society of America Bulletin, 91, 1563-1573.
  23. Guccione, M.J., Mueller, K.J., *Champion, J., Sheperd, S., Carlson, S.D., and Odhiambo, B., 2002. Stream response to repeated coseismic folding, Tiptonville Dome, western Tennessee: Geomorphology, 43, 313-349.
  24. Champion, J.A., Tate, A., Mueller, K.J., and Guccione, M., 2001, Geometry, numerical modeling and revised slip rate for the Reelfoot blind thrust and trishear fault-propagation fold, New Madrid seismic zone: Engineering Geology, 62, 31-49.
  25. Lee, J.C., Chen, Y.G., Sieh, K., Mueller, K., Chen, W.S., Chu, H.T., Chan, Y.C, Rubin, C., Yeats, R., 2001, A Vertical Exposure of the 1999 Surface Rupture of the Chelungpu Fault at Wufeng, Western Taiwan: Structural and Paleoseismic Implications for an Active Thrust Fault: Seismological Society of America Bulletin, 91, 914-929.
  26. Rubin, C., K. Sieh, Y.G. Chen, J.C. Lee, H.T. Chu, R. Yeats, K. Mueller and Y.C. Chan, 2001, Post-earthquake response, 1999 Chi-Chi earthquake: Evidence for past earthquakes: Eos, 82, 565-567.
  27. Bendick, R., Bilham., R., Fielding, E., Gaur, V., Hough, S.E., Kier, G., Kulkarni, M.N., Martin, S., Mueller, K., and M. Mukul, 2001, The January 26, 2001 Bhuj Earthquake: India, Seismological Research Letters, 72, 329-335.
  28. Rivero, C., Shaw, J.H., and Mueller, K.J., 2000, Insights into the origin of blind thrust faults in coastal southern California: The Oceanside and ThirtymileBank thrusts: Geology 28 891-994.
  29. Mueller, K. J., *Champion, J.A.,Guccione, M., and Kelson, K., 1999, Fault slip rates in the modern New Madrid seismic zone: Science, 286, 1135-1138.
  30. Grant, L.B., Mueller, K.J., Gath, E.L., Cheng, H., Edwards, L., Munro, R., and Kennedy, G., 1999, Late Quaternary uplift and earthquake potential of the San Joaquin Hills, southern Los Angeles Basin, California: Geology, 27, 1031-1034.
  31. Mueller, K.J.,Cerveny, P.K., Snee, L.W., and Perkins, M.E., 1999, Chronology of Polyphase Extension in the Windermere Hills, NE Nevada: Geol. Soc. of America Bulletin, 111, 11-27.
  32. Walls, C., Rockwell, T.R., Mueller, K, Bock, Y., Williams, S., Pfanner,J., Dolan, J., P. Fang, 1998, Escape Tectonics in the Los Angeles Metropolitan Region and Implications for Seismic Risk: Nature, 394, 356-360.
  33. Mueller, K., and Suppe, J., 1997, Growth of Wheeler Ridge Anticline, California: Implications for fault-bend folding behaviour during earthquakes, Journal of Structural Geology, 19, 383-396.
  34. Mueller, K., and Talling, P., 1997, Geomorphic evidence for tear faults accommodating lateral propagation of an active fault-bend fold, Wheeler Ridge, California, Journal of Structural Geology, 19, 397-411.
  35. Mueller, K.J., and Rockwell, T.R., 1995, Late Quaternary activity of the Laguna Salada fault in northern Baja California, Mexico: Geological Soc. of America Bull., 107, 8-18.
  36. Mueller, K.J., and Snoke, A.W., 1993, Progressive overprinting of normal fault systems and their role in Tertiary exhumation of the East Humboldt-Wood Hills metamorphic complex, northeast Nevada: Tectonics, 12, 361-371.
  37. Mueller, K.J., 1993, Geologic map of the Windermere Hills, Elko County, Nevada, (with cross sections and descriptions of geologic units): Nevada Bureau of Mines andGeology Field Studies Maps, No. 4, scale 1:48,000. (4) 7.5 minute quadrangles.
  38. Mueller, K.J., and Rockwell, T.R., 1991, Late Quaternary structural evolution of the western margin of the Sierra Cucapa, Baja California Norte: in Dauphin, J., and Simoneit, B., (ed) The Gulf and Peninsular Province of the Californias, AAPG Memoir 47, 249-260.

    PEER REVIEWED PAPERS (in review)

  39. Mueller, K., Kier, G., Rockwell, T., and C. Jones, Quaternary rift-flank uplift of the Peninsular Ranges in Baja and Southern California by removal of mantle lithosphere: Tectonics (in review)
  40. Upton, P., Mueller, K., and Chen, Y.G., Numerical models of varied rheology and erosion rate on the mechanics and topography of a 3D compressive wedge, western Taiwan:Tectonics (in review)