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Details of Dr. Luis Manuel Matias   


Gender male
Job title Professor
Department Universidade de Lisboa
Instituto Dom Luiz ( IDL)
Campo Grande, Ed. C8, piso 3 Lisboa 1749-016 Lisboa
Instituto Dom Luiz Campo Grande, Ed. C8, piso 3
1749-016 Lisboa
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Website http://http://idl.ul.pt
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Degree PhD
Job type Teaching/Education
Research Area(s) Marine Geology, Geophysics , Marine Geology, Geophysics
Research Activities Natural Hazards
Research Region Nort-East Atlantic
Skills/Expertise Seismology
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Luis MATIAS)

Monna, S., Cimini, G.B., Montuori, C.,Matias, L., Geissler, W.H., and Favali, P., 2013. New insights from seismic tomography on the complex geodynamic evolution of two adjacent domains: Gulf of Cadiz and Alboran Sea, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 1?15, doi:10.1029/2012JB009607
Omira, R., Baptista, M.A., Leone, F., Matias, L., Mellas, S., Zourarah, B., Miranda, J.M., Carrilho, F., Cherel, J.-P., 2013. Performance of coastal sea-defense infrastructure at El Jadida (Morocco) against tsunami threat: lessons learned from the Japanese 11 March 2011 tsunami, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 13, 1779?1794, doi:10.5194/nhess-13-1779-2013
Leinweber, V. T., Klingelhoefer, F., Neben, S., Reichert, C., Aslanian, D., Matias, L., Heyde, I., Schreckenberger, B., Jokat, W., 2013. The crustal structure of the Central Mozambique continental margin ? Wide-angle seismic, gravity and magnetic study in the Mozambique Channel, Eastern Africa, Tectonophysics, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 29 April 2013.
Matias, L.M., T. Cunha, A. Annunziato, M.A. Baptista, and F. Carrilho, 2013. Tsunamigenic earthquakes in the Gulf of Cadiz: fault model and recurrence, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 13, 1?13, doi:10.5194/nhess-13-1-2013
Cunha, T.A., Matias, L.M., Terrinha, P., Negredo, A., Rosas, F., Fernandes, R.M.S., and Pinheiro, L.M., 2012. Neotectonics of the SW Iberia margin, Gulf of Cadiz and Alboran Sea: a reassessment including recent structural, seismic and geodetic data, Geophys. J. Int., doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.05328.x
Moulin, M., Aslanian, D., Rabineau, M., Patriat, M. and Matias, L., 2012. Kinematic keys of the Santos-Namibe basins, Geological Society, London, Special Publications v.369, first published February 29, 2012; doi 10.1144/SP369.3
Rosas, F.M., Duarte, J.C., Neves, M.C., Terrinha, P., Silva, S., Matias, L., Gràcia, E., and Bartolome, R., 2012. Thrust?wrench interference between major active faults in the Gulf of Cadiz (Africa?Eurasia plate boundary, offshore SW Iberia): Tectonic implications from coupled analog and numerical modeling, Tectonophysics, 548?549, 1-21, doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2012.04.013
Carvalho, João; Rabeh, Taha; Bielik, Miroslav; Szalaiová, Eva; Torres, Luís; Silva, Marisa; Carrilho, Fernando; Matias, Luís; Miranda, Jorge Miguel, 2011. Geophysical study of the Ota?VF Xira?Lisbon?Sesimbra fault zone and the lower Tagus Cenozoic basin, Journal of Geophysics and Engineering, Volume 8, Issue 3, pp. 395-411.
Duarte, J.C., Rosas, F.M., Terrinha, P., Gutscher, M.-A., Malavieille, J., Silva, S., Matias, L. 2011. Thrust?wrench interference tectonics in the Gulf of Cadiz (Africa?Iberia plate boundary in the North-East Atlantic): Insights from analog models, Marine Geology, 289, 135?149, doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2011.09.014
Cabral, J. M., Marques, F., Figueiredo, P. and Matias, L., 2011. Active surface faulting or landsliding in the Lower Tagus Valley (Portugal)? A solved controversy concerning the Vila Chã de Ourique site, J. Seismology, DOI 10.1007/s10950-010-9221-8.
Cabral, J., Moniz, C., Batlló, J., Figueiredo, P., Carvalho, J., Matias, L., Teves-Costa, P., Dias, R., Simão, N. (2011) The 1909 Benavente (Portugal) earthquake: search for the source. Nat Hazards. DOI 10.1007/s11069-011-0062-8.
Geissler, W.H., Matias, L., Stich, D., Carrilho, F., Jokat, W., Monna, S., IbenBrahim, A., Mancilla, F., Gutscher,M.-A., Sallarès, V. and Zitellini, N., 2010. Focal mechanisms for sub?crustal earthquakes in the Gulf of Cadiz from a dense OBS deployment, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L18309, doi:10.1029/2010GL044289.
Duarte, J.C., P. Terrinha, F.M. Rosas, V. Valadares, L.M. Pinheiro, L. Matias, V. Magalhães, C. Roque (2010). Crescent-shaped morphotectonic features in the Gulf of Cadiz (offshore SW Iberia), Marine Geology, 289, 135?149, doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2011.09.014
Rosas, F.M., J.C. Duarte, P. Terrinha, V. Valadares, L. Matias (2009). Morphotectonic characterization of major bathymetric lineaments in Gulf of Cadiz (Africa-Iberia plate boundary): Insights from analogue modelling experiments, Marine Geology, 261 (1-4), pp 33-47.
Zitellini, N., E. Gràcia, L. Matias, P. Terrinha, M.A. Abreu, G. DeAlteriis, J.P. Henriet, J.J. Dañobeitia, D.G. Masson, T. Mulder, R. Ramella, L. Somoza, S. Diez (2009). The quest for the Africa?Eurasia plate boundary west of the Strait of Gibraltar, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 280, 13?50.
Terrinha, P., L. Matias, J. Vicente, J. Duarte, J. Luíse, L. Pinheiro, N. Lourenço , S. Diez, F. Rosas, V. Magalhães, V. Valadares, N. Zitellini, C. Roque, L. Mendes Víctor, and MATESPRO Team (2009). Morphotectonics and strain partitioning at the Iberia?Africa plate boundary from multibeam and seismic reflection data, Marine Geology 267, 156-174.
Omira, R., Baptista, M.A., L. Matias, J. M. Miranda, C. Catita, F. Carrilho, and E. Toto (2009). Design of a Sea-level Tsunami Detection Network for the Gulf of Cadiz, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 9, 1327?1338.
Dusunur, D., Javier Escartin, Violaine Combier, Tim Seher, Wayne Crawford, Mathilde Cannat, Satish C. Singh, Luis M. Matias and Jorge M. Miranda (2009). Seismological constraints on the thermal structure along the Lucky Strike segment (Mid-Atlantic Ridge) and interaction of tectonic and magmatic processes around the magma chamber, Marine Geophysical Researches, 30(2), 105-120.
Aslanian, D., Maryline Moulin, Jean-Louis Olivet, Patrick Unternehr, Luis Matias, François Bache, Marina Rabineau, Hervé Nouzé, Frauke Klingelheofer, Isabelle Contrucci, Cinthia Labails (2009). Brazilian and African passive margins of the Central Segment of the South Atlantic Ocean: Kinematic constraints, Tectonophysics, 468, 98-112.
Neves, M.C., P. Terrinha, A. Afilhado, M. Moulin, L. Matias, F. Rosas, (2009). Response of a multi-domain continental margin to compression: Study from seismic reflection-refraction and numerical modelling in the Tagus Abyssal Plain, Tectonophysics, 468, 113-130.
Ribeiro, A., Mendes-Victor, L.A., Matias, L., Terrinha, P., Cabral, J. and Zitellini, N., 2009. The 1755 Lisbon Earthquake: A Review and the Proposal for a Tsunami Early Warning System in the Gulf of Cadiz, in: L.A. Mendes-Victor et al. (eds.), the 1755 Lisbon Earthquake: Revisited, Geotechnical, Geological and Earthquake Engineering 7, Springer, pp 411-423.
Jaffal, M., Frauke Klingelhoefer, Luis Matias, Fernando Teixeira, Mostafa Amrhar (2009). Crustal structure of the NW Moroccan margin from deep seismic data (SISMAR Cruise), C. R. Geoscience, 341, pp 495?503.
Matias, H., Pedro Kress, Pedro Terrinha, Webster Mohriak, Paulo T. L. Menezes, Luis Matias, Fernando Santos, and Frode Sandnes, 2011. Salt tectonics in the western Gulf of Cadiz, southwest Iberia, AAPG Bulletin, 95(10), pp. 1667?1698.

Group(s): IOC , Tsunami , ICG/NEAMTWS , NEAM potential RTWCs , Task Team on the Communication Test and Tsunami Exercises
Created: 2008-03-27 Last Updated: 2016-06-16 by Luis MATIAS