Patrick Fulton

Patrick Fulton

Assistant Professor

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Selected Publications

Fulton, P.M., E.E. Brodsky (2016), In situ observations of earthquake-driven fluid pulses within the Japan Trench plate boundary fault zone, Geology, G38034.1, doi:10.1130/G38034.1

*Smith, A.J., P.B. Flemings, and P.M. Fulton (2014), Hydrocarbon Flux from Natural Deepwater Gulf of Mexico Vents, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 395, 241–253, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2014.03.055.

Fulton, P.M., E.E. Brodsky, Y. Kano, J. Mori, F. Chester, T. Ishikawa, R.N. Harris, W. Lin, N. Eguchi, S. Toczko, and the Exp. 343/343T & KR13-08 Scientists (2013), Low Coseismic Friction on the Tohoku-Oki Fault Determined From Temperature Measurements, Science, 6 December 2013: 1214-1217.

Fulton, P.M. and R.N. Harris (2012), Thermal considerations in inferring frictional heating from vitrinite reflectance and implications for estimates of shallow coseismic slip within the Nankai Subduction Zone, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 335–336, 206–215, 10.1016/j.epsl.2012.04.012.

Fulton, P.M., and A.P. Rathbun (2011), Experimental constraints on energy partitioning during stick-slip and stable sliding within analog fault gouge, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 308, 185-192, 10.1016/j.epsl.2011.05.051.


A.S. Science, Young Harris College 1999
B.S. Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology 2001
Ph. D. Geosciences, The Pennsylvania State University 2008

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