Thorsten W. Becker
Thorsten W. Becker
Jackson School of Geosciences, The University of Texas at Austin
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TitleCited byYear
History of subduction and back arc extension in the Central Mediterranean
C Faccenna, TW Becker, FP Lucente, L Jolivet, F Rossetti
Geophysical Journal International 145 (3), 809-820, 2001
A comparison of tomographic and geodynamic mantle models
TW Becker, L Boschi
Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 3 (1), 2002
Mantle dynamics and seismic anisotropy
MD Long, TW Becker
Earth and Planetary Science Letters 297 (3-4), 341-354, 2010
Triggering of the 1999 MW 7.1 Hector Mine earthquake by aftershocks of the 1992 MW 7.3 Landers earthquake
KR Felzer, TW Becker, RE Abercrombie, G Ekström, JR Rice
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 107 (B9), ESE 6-1-ESE 6-13, 2002
Mantle dynamics in the Mediterranean
C Faccenna, TW Becker, L Auer, A Billi, L Boschi, JP Brun, FA Capitanio, ...
Reviews of Geophysics 52 (doi:10.1002/2013RG000444), 2014
Dehydration melting at the top of the lower mantle
B Schmandt, SD Jacobsen, TW Becker, Z Liu, KG Dueker
Science, 2014
Shaping mobile belts by small-scale convection
C Faccenna, TW Becker
Nature 465 (7298), 602, 2010
Subduction-triggered magmatic pulses: A new class of plumes?
C Faccenna, TW Becker, S Lallemand, Y Lagabrielle, F Funiciello, ...
Earth and Planetary Science Letters 299 (1-2), 54-68, 2010
Trench migration, net rotation and slab–mantle coupling
F Funiciello, C Faccenna, A Heuret, S Lallemand, E Di Giuseppe, ...
Earth and Planetary Science Letters 271 (1-4), 233-240, 2008
Three‐dimensional instantaneous mantle flow induced by subduction
C Piromallo, TW Becker, F Funiciello, C Faccenna
Geophysical Research Letters 33 (8), 2006
Thermal constraints on the survival of primitive blobs in the lower mantle
TW Becker, JB Kellogg, RJ O'Connell
Earth and Planetary Science Letters 171 (3), 351-365, 1999
Constraints on fault slip rates of the southern California plate boundary from GPS velocity and stress inversions
TW Becker, JL Hardebeck, G Anderson
Geophysical Journal International 160 (2), 634-650, 2005
The development of slabs in the upper mantle: Insights from numerical and laboratory experiments
TW Becker, C Faccenna, RJ O'Connell, D Giardini
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 104 (B7), 15207-15226, 1999
Comparison of azimuthal seismic anisotropy from surface waves and finite strain from global mantle-circulation models
TW Becker, JB Kellogg, G Ekström, RJ O’Connell
Geophysical Journal International 155 (2), 696-714, 2003
On the effect of temperature and strain-rate dependent viscosity on global mantle flow, net rotation, and plate-driving forces
TW Becker
Geophysical Journal International 167 (2), 943-957, 2006
Statistical properties of seismic anisotropy predicted by upper mantle geodynamic models
TW Becker, S Chevrot, V Schulte‐Pelkum, DK Blackman
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 111 (B8), 2006
The dynamics of subduction and trench migration for viscosity stratification
A Enns, TW Becker, H Schmeling
Geophysical Journal International 160 (2), 761-775, 2005
Predicting plate velocities with mantle circulation models
TW Becker, RJ O'Connell
Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 2 (12), 2001
Savani: a variable-resolution whole-mantle model of anisotropic shear-velocity variations based on multiple datasets
L Auer, L Boschi, TW Becker, T Nissen-Meyer, D Giardini
Journal of Geophysical Research, 2014
On the relevance of Born theory in global seismic tomography
L Boschi, TW Becker, G Soldati, AM Dziewonski
Geophysical Research Letters 33 (6), 2006
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