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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Professor
Department Marine Geology and Geophysics
Address
Ocean Admin Bldg 104
Corvallis
OR
97331
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel 541 737-9622
Fax 541 737-2064
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Website http://activetectonics.oregonstate.edu
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree PhD.
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Marine Geology, Geophysics , Marine Geology, Geophysics
Research Activities Primary interest in the paleoseismology of plate boundary fault systems, subduction zone tectonics and tsunami generation. Also interested in seafloor mapping, habitat assessment and mapping, marine protected areas.
Research Region West Coast, North and South America, 71, Sumatra, Japan
Skills/Expertise Marine geology, geophysics, structural geology, paleoseismology, seafloor mapping, sonar systems, seafloor drilling. Great earthquakes, tsunami.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Chris GOLDFINGER)

Goldfinger, C., Nelson, C.H., Morey, A., Johnson, J.E., Gutierrez-Pastor, J., Eriksson, A.T., Karabanov, E., Patton, J., Gracia, E., Enkin, R., Dallimore, A., Dunhill, G., and Vallier, T., 2011, Turbidite Event History: Methods and Implications for Holocene Paleoseismicity of the Cascadia Subduction Zone, USGS Professional Paper 1661-F, Reston, VA, U.S. Geological Survey, 332 p, 64 Figures. Unformatted preprint available at : http://activetectonics.coas.oregonstate.edu/Goldfinger_1661.zip
Goldfinger, C., Patton, J., Morey, A.E., and Nelson, C.H., 2009, Reply to “Comment on Late Holocene Rupture of the Northern San Andreas Fault and Possible Stress Linkage to the Cascadia Subduction Zone\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\
Goldfinger, C., 2009, Subaqueous Paleoseismology, in McAlpin, J.P., ed., Paleoseismology, Volume 95: International Geophysics Series: Amsterdam, Elsevier, p. 119-170.
Chaytor, J.D., Goldfinger, C., Meiner, M.A., Huftile, G.J., Romsos, C.G., and Legg, M.R., 2008, Measuring vertical tectonic motion at the intersection of the Santa Cruz–Catalina Ridge and Northern Channel Islands platform, California Continental Borderland, using submerged paleoshorelines: Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, v. 120, p. 1053–1071.
Goldfinger, C., Grijalva, K., Burgmann, R., Morey, A.E., Johnson, J.E., Nelson, C.H., Gutierrez-Pastor, J., Ericsson, A., Karabanov, E., Chaytor, J.D., Patton, J., and Gracia, E., 2008, Late Holocene Rupture of the Northern San Andreas Fault and Possible Stress Linkage to the Cascadia Subduction Zone Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 98, p. 861-889.
Goldfinger, C., Morey, A.E., Nelson, C.H., Gutierrez-Pastor, J., Johnson, J.E., Karabanov, E., Chaytor, J., and Ericsson, A., 2007, Rupture Lengths and Temporal History of Significant Earthquakes on the Offshore and North Coast Segments of the Northern San Andreas Fault Based on Turbidite Stratigraphy: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 254, p. 9-27.
Chaytor, J.D., Goldfinger, C., Dziak, R.P., and Fox, C.G., 2004, Active deformation of the Gorda plate: Constraining deformation models with new geophysical data: Geology, v. 32, p. 353-356.
Legg, M.R., Nicholson, C., Goldfinger, C., Milstein, R., and Kamerling, M.J., 2004, Large enigmatic crater structures offshore southern California: Geophysical Journal International, v. 159, p. 803-815.
Goldfinger, C., Nelson, C.H., Johnson, J.E., Erickson, D., Winkler, M., Kalk, P., Pastor, J., Camarero, A., Morri, C., Dunhill, G., Ramos, L., Raab, A., Pisias, N., Pourmanoutscheri, M., van Rooij, D., Amy, L., and Liu, C.-C.C., 2003, Holocene earthquake records from the Cascadia subduction zone and northern San Andreas Fault based on precise dating of offshore turbidites Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences v. 31, p. 555-577.
Johnson, J. E., Goldfinger, C., and Suess, E., 2003, Geophysical constraints on the surface distribution of authigenic carbonates aross the Hydrate Ridge region, Cascadia margin: Marine Geology, v. 202, no. 1-2, p. 79-110.
Johnson, J. E., Goldfinger, C., and Suess, E., 2003, Geophysical constraints on the surface distribution of authigenic carbonates aross the Hydrate Ridge region, Cascadia margin: Marine Geology, v. 202, no. 1-2, p. 79-110.
Johnson, J. E., Goldfinger, C., and Suess, E., 2003, Geophysical constraints on the surface distribution of authigenic carbonates aross the Hydrate Ridge region, Cascadia margin: Marine Geology, v. 202, no. 1-2, p. 79-110.
Goldfinger, C., Nelson, C.H., and Johnson, J.E., 2003, Deep-Water Turbidites as Holocene Earthquake Proxies: The Cascadia Subduction Zone and Northern San Andreas Fault Systems: Annali Geofisica, v. 46, p. 1169-1194.
Nelson, C. H., Goldfinger, C., Johnson, J. E., and Dunhill, G., 2001, Variation of modern turbidite systems along the subduction zone margin of Cascadia Basin and implications for turbidite reservoir beds, in Deep-water Reservoirs of the World, 20th Annual Research Conference, p. 31 pp.
Nelson, C. H., Goldfinger, C., Johnson, J. E., and Dunhill, G., 2001, Variation of modern turbidite systems along the subduction zone margin of Cascadia Basin and implications for turbidite reservoir beds, in Deep-water Reservoirs of the World, 20th Annual Research Conference, p. 31 pp.
Nelson, C. H., Goldfinger, C., Johnson, J. E., and Dunhill, G., 2001, Variation of modern turbidite systems along the subduction zone margin of Cascadia Basin and implications for turbidite reservoir beds, in Deep-water Reservoirs of the World, 20th Annual Research Conference, p. 31 pp.
McCaffrey, R., Long, M., Goldfinger, C., Nabelek, J., Johnson, C., Zwick, P., and Smith, C., 2000, Rotation and plate locking at the southern Cascadia subduction zone: Geophys. Res. Letts., v. 27,no. 19, p. 3117-3120.
McNeill, L. C., Goldfinger, C., Kulm, L. D., and Yeats, R. S., 2000, Evolution of the Late Neogene Central Cascadia Forearc Basin From Investigations of a Late Miocene Unconformity: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 112, p. 1209-1224.
McCaffrey, R., Long, M., Goldfinger, C., Nabelek, J., Johnson, C., Zwick, P., and Smith, C., 2000, Rotation and plate locking at the southern Cascadia subduction zone: Geophys. Res. Letts., v. 27,no. 19, p. 3117-3120.
McNeill, L. C., Goldfinger, C., Kulm, L. D., and Yeats, R. S., 2000, Evolution of the Late Neogene Central Cascadia Forearc Basin From Investigations of a Late Miocene Unconformity: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 112, p. 1209-1224.
Goldfinger, C., Kulm, L. D., McNeill, L. C., and Watts, P., 2000, Super-scale failure of the southern Oregon Cascadia margin: Pure and Applied Geophysics, v. 157, no. Special Volume on Landslides, p. 1189-1226.
McCaffrey, R., Long, M., Goldfinger, C., Nabelek, J., Johnson, C., Zwick, P., and Smith, C., 2000, Rotation and plate locking at the southern Cascadia subduction zone: Geophys. Res. Letts., v. 27,no. 19, p. 3117-3120.
McNeill, L. C., Goldfinger, C., Kulm, L. D., and Yeats, R. S., 2000, Evolution of the Late Neogene Central Cascadia Forearc Basin From Investigations of a Late Miocene Unconformity: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 112, p. 1209-1224.
McNeill, L. C., Goldfinger, C., Yeats, R. S., and Kulm, L. D., 1998, The effects of upper plate deformation on records of prehistoric Cascadia subduction zone earthquakes, in Stewart, I. S., and Vita-Finzi, C., eds., Coastal Tectonics: London, Geological Society, p. 321-342.
Yeats, R. S., Kulm, L. D., Goldfinger, C., and McNeill, L. C., 1998, Stonewall anticline: An active fold on the Oregon continental shelf: Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, v. 110, p. 572-587.
Yeats, R. S., Kulm, L. D., Goldfinger, C., and McNeill, L. C., 1998, Stonewall anticline: An active fold on the Oregon continental shelf: Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, v. 110, p. 572-587.
McNeill, L. C., Goldfinger, C., Yeats, R. S., and Kulm, L. D., 1998, The effects of upper plate deformation on records of prehistoric Cascadia subduction zone earthquakes, in Stewart, I. S., and Vita-Finzi, C., eds., Coastal Tectonics: London, Geological Society, p. 321-342.
Yeats, R. S., Kulm, L. D., Goldfinger, C., and McNeill, L. C., 1998, Stonewall anticline: An active fold on the Oregon continental shelf: Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, v. 110, p. 572-587.
McNeill, L. C., Goldfinger, C., Yeats, R. S., and Kulm, L. D., 1998, The effects of upper plate deformation on records of prehistoric Cascadia subduction zone earthquakes, in Stewart, I. S., and Vita-Finzi, C., eds., Coastal Tectonics: London, Geological Society, p. 321-342.
Yeats, R. S., Kulm, L. D., Goldfinger, C., and McNeill, L. C., 1998, Stonewall anticline: An active fold on the Oregon continental shelf: Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, v. 110, p. 572-587.
McNeill, L. C., Piper, K. A., Goldfinger, C., Kulm, L. D., and Yeats, R. S., 1997, Listric normal faulting on the Cascadia continental margin: Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 102, p.12,123-12,138.
McNeill, L. C., Piper, K. A., Goldfinger, C., Kulm, L. D., and Yeats, R. S., 1997, Listric normal faulting on the Cascadia continental margin: Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 102, p.12,123-12,138.
Goldfinger, C., Kulm, L. D., Yeats, R. S., McNeill, L. C., and Hummon, C., 1997, Oblique strike-slip faulting of the central Cascadia submarine forearc: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 102, p. 8217-8243.
McNeill, L. C., Piper, K. A., Goldfinger, C., Kulm, L. D., and Yeats, R. S., 1997, Listric normal faulting on the Cascadia continental margin: Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 102, p.12,123-12,138.
Goldfinger, C., Kulm, L. D., Yeats, R. S., Hummon, C., Huftile, G. J., Niem, A. R., Fox, C. G., and McNeill, L. C., 1996, Oblique strike-slip faulting of the Cascadia submarine forearc: The Daisy Bank fault zone off central Oregon, in Bebout, G. E., Scholl, D., Kirby, S., and Platt, J. P., eds., Subduction top to bottom: Geophysical Monograph: Washington, D. C., American Geophysical Union, p. 65-74.
McCaffrey, R., and Goldfinger, C., 1995, Forearc deformation and great subduction earthquakes: Implication for Cascadia earthquake potential: Science, v. 267, p. 856-859.
McCaffrey, R., and Goldfinger, C., 1995, Forearc deformation and great subduction earthquakes: Implication for Cascadia earthquake potential: Science, v. 267, p. 856-859.
McCaffrey, R., and Goldfinger, C., 1995, Forearc deformation and great subduction earthquakes: Implication for Cascadia earthquake potential: Science, v. 267, p. 856-859.
Goldfinger, C., Kulm, L. D., and Yeats, R. S., 1992, Neotectonic map of the Oregon continental margin and adjacent abyssal plain: Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries.
Goldfinger, C., Kulm, L. D., Yeats, R. S., Appelgate, B., MacKay, M. E., and Moore, G. F., 1992, Transverse structural trends along the Oregon convergent margin: Implications for cascadia earthquake potential and crustal rotations: Geology, vol. 20, p. 141-144.


Created: 2005-03-09 Last Updated: 2011-05-13 by Chris GOLDFINGER