Publications

Below is a list of my publications:

Brooks, E. M., Stein, S., and Spencer, B. D. (2016).Investigating the effects of smoothing on the performance of earthquake hazard maps. Seismological Research Letters, In Review. Click for PDF. 

Brooks, E. M., Stein, S., and Spencer, B. D. (2016). Comparing the performance of Japan’s earthquake hazard maps to uniform and randomized maps. Seismological Research Letters, 87(1). Click for PDF.

Brooks, E. M., Diggory, M., Gomez, E., Salaree, A., Schmid, M., Saloor, N., and Stein, S. (2016). Should Fermi have secured his water heater?, Seismological Research Letters, In Press. Click for PDF.

Stein, S., Spencer, B. D., and Brooks, E. M. (2015). Metrics for assessing earthquake hazard map performance. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 105(4), 2160-2173. Click for PDF.

Stein, S., Liu, M., Spencer, B. D., and Brooks, E. M. (2015). Promise and paradox: why improved knowledge of plate tectonics hasn’t yielded correspondingly better earthquake hazard maps, in “Plate Boundaries and Natural Hazards”, American Geophysical Union Monograph. In Press. Click for PDF.

Stein, S., Spencer, B. D., and Brooks, E. M. (2015). Bayes and BOGSAT: issues in when and how to revise earthquake hazard maps. Seismological Research Letters, 86(1), 6-10. Click for PDF. 


Additionally, I have given the following talks or posters at conferences:

Brooks, E. M., Stein, S., and Spencer, B. D. (2015). Comparing the performance of Japan’s earthquake hazard maps to uniform and randomized maps. AGU Fall Meeting.

Brooks, E. M., Diggory, M., Gomez, E., Salaree, A., Schmid, M., Saloor, N., and Stein, S. (2015). Should Fermi have secured his water heater against earthquakes? AGU Fall Meeting.

Brooks, E. M., Stein, S., and Spencer, B. D. (2015). Using historical intensity data to assess the long-term performance of earthquake hazard maps. GSA Annual Meeting.

Brooks, E. M., Diggory, M., Gomez, E., Salaree, A., Schmid, M., Saloor, N., and Stein, S. (2015). Should Fermi have secured his water heater against earthquakes? GSA Annual Meeting.

Brooks, E. M., Stein, S., and Spencer, B. D. (2015). Assessing the long-term performance of earthquake hazard maps. SSA Annual Conference.

Brooks, E. M., Stein, S., and Spencer, B. D. (2014). How well do earthquake hazard maps work and how good do they have to be? AGU Fall Meeting.

Brooks, E. M. (2013). Fukushima events in America: a historical analysis of natural catastrophes. Johns Hopkins Technology Fellowship Showcase.

Watson, B., Rhodes, M., Brooks, E. M., and Huang, P. H. A. (2012). Personal Telescope Cube Satellite (PTC-Sat). University of Arkansas Center for Space and Planetary Sciences Summer Research Symposium.