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Antolik, M., Gu, Y. J., Ekström, G., and Dziewonski, A. M. (2003). J362D28: a new joint model of compressional and shear velocity in the Earth’s mantle. Geophysical Journal International, 153(2):443-466.

Audet, P., M.G. Bostock, D.C. Boyarko, M.R. Brudzinski, and R.M. Allen. 2010. “Slabmorphology in the Cascadia fore arc and its relation to episodic tremor and slip.” J. Geophys. Res. 115, B00A16. doi:10.1029/2008JB006053.

Auer, L., L. Boschi, T. W. Becker, T. Nissen-Meyer, and D. Giardini (2014), Savani: A variable resolution whole-mantle model of anisotropic shear velocity variations based on multiple data sets, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 119, 3006–3034, doi:10.1002/2013JB010773.

Balmino, G., N. Vales, S. Bonvalot, and A. Briais (2012), Spherical harmonic modelling to ultra-high degree of Bouguer and isostatic anomalies, J. Geod., 86(7), 499–520, doi:10.1007/s00190-011-0533-4.

Bassin, C., G. Laske, and G. Masters. 2000. “The Current Limits of Resolution for Surface Wave Tomography in North America.” EOS, Trans. Am. Geophys. Un. 81, F897.

Bedle, H., and S. van der Lee. 2009. “S velocity variations beneath North America.” J. Geophys. Res. 114:B07308.

Brudzinski, M., and R.M. Allen. 2007. “Segmentation in episodic tremor and slip all along Cascadia.” Geology 35 (10), 907—910. doi:10.1130/G23740A.1.

Boschi, L., and G. Ekström, New images of the Earth’s upper mantle from measurements of surface wave phase velocity anomalies, J. Geophys. Res., 107(B4), doi:10.1029/2000JB000059, 2002.

Boyarko, D.C., and M.R. Brudzinski. 2010. Spatial and temporal patterns of nonvolcanic tremor along the southern Cascadia subduction zone.: J. Geophys. Res. 115:B00A22. doi:10.1029/2008JB006064.

Burdick, S., R. D. van der Hilst, F. L. Vernon, V. Martynov, T. Cox, J. Eakins, G. Karasu, J. Tytell, L. Astiz, and G. L. Pavlis. 2010. “Model update January 2010; upper mantle heterogeneity beneath North America from P-wave travel time tomography with global and USArray transportable array data.” Seism. Res. Lett., 81(5), pp. 689-693. doi 10.1785/gssrl.81.5.689.

Chen, C., H. Gilbert, C. Andronicos, M. W. Hamburger, T. Larson, S. Marshak, G. L. Pavlis, and X. Yan (2016), Shear velocity structure beneath the central United States: implications for the origin of the Illinois Basin and intraplate seismicity, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 17, doi:10.1002/2015GC006206.

Debayle, E., F. Dubuffet, and S. Durand (2016), An automatically updated S-wave model of the upper mantle and the depth extent of azimuthal anisotropy, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, doi:10.1002/2015GL067329.

Durek, J.J. and Ekstrom, G. 1996. “A radial model of anelasticity consistent with long period surface wave attenuation.” Bull. Seism. Soc. Am. 86:144-158.

Dziewonski, A.M. 1984. “Mapping the Lower Mantle’ Determination of Lateral Heterogeneity in P Velocity up to Degree and Order 6” J. Geophys. Res. 89:5929-5952.

Dziewonski, A.M., and D.L. Anderson. 1981. “Preliminary reference Earth model.” Phys. Earth Plan. Int. 25:297-356.

Dziewonski, A.M., A.L. Hales, and E.R. Lapwood. 1975. “Parametrically simple earth models consistent with geophysical data Phys.” Earth Plan. Int. 10:12.

Egbert G.D. and A. Kelbert. 2012. “Computational recipes for electromagnetic inverse problems.” Geophysical Journal International, 189:251-267, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.05347.x.

Ekström, G. (2011). A global model of Love and Rayleigh surface wave dispersion and anisotropy, 25-250 s. Geophysical Journal International, 187(3):1668-1686.

Engdahl, E.R., R. van der Hilst, and R. Buland. 1998. “Global teleseismic earthquake relocation with improved travel times and procedures for depth determination.” Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., 88:722-743.

Gao, H., and Y. Shen (2014), Upper mantle structure of the Cascades from full-wave ambient noise tomography: Evidence for 3D mantle upwelling in the back-arc, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 309, 222-233, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2014.01.012.

Gao, H., and Y. Shen (2012), Validation of Shear-wave velocity models of the Pacific Northwest, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 102(6), 2611-2621, doi:10.1785/0120110336.

Gilbert, H., 2012, Crustal structure and signatures of recent tectonism as influenced by ancient terranes in the western United States, Geosphere, 8, 141–157. doi:10.1130/GES00720.1

Grand, S.P. 2002. “Mantle Shear-Wave Tomography and the Fate of Subducted Slabs.” Phil. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. 360:2475-2491.

Grand, S.P., and D.V. Helmberger. 1984. “Upper mantle shear structure of North America.” Geophys. J. R. Astr. Soc. 76:399-438.

Grand, S.P., R.D. van der Hilst, and S. Widiyantoro. 1997. “Global Seismic Tomography: a Snapshot of Convection in the Earth.” GSAToday:1-7.

Gung, Y. and B. Romanowicz. 2004. “Q tomography of the upper mantle using three-component long-period waveforms.” Geophysical Journal International, 157:813-830.

Hager, B.H., and R.W. Clayton. 1989. Constraints on the structure of mantle convection. In Mantle convection: plate tectonics and global dynamics (ed. W.R. Peltier). New York:Gordon & Breach.

Herrmann, R. B., C. J. Ammon, and H. Benz (2013), Group velocity dispersion for North America. [Available at]

Houser, C., G. Masters, P. Shearer and G. Laske. 2008. “Shear and compressional velocity models of the mantle from cluster analysis of long-period waveforms.” Geophys. J. Int., 174:195-212.

Huang, H.-H., F.-C. Lin, B. Schmandt, J. Farrell, R. B. Smith, and V. C. Tsai (2015), The Yellowstone magmatic system from the mantle plume to the upper crust, Science, 348, doi:10.1126/science.aaa5648.

Ingebritsen, S.E. and R.H. Mariner. 2010. “Hydrothermal heat discharge in the Cascade Range, northwestern United States. J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res. vol. 196 (Issues 3—4), 208—218. doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2010.07.023 0377—273.

James D.E., M.J. Fouch, R.W. Carlson and J.B. Roth. 2011. “Slab fragmentation, edge flow and the origin of the Yellowstone hotspot track.” Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2011.09.007.

Kennett, B.L.N. (Compiler and Editor). 1991. “IASPEI 1991 Seismological Tables.” Bibliotech, Canberra, Australia, 167 pp.

Kennett B.L.N. and E.R. Engdahl. 1991. “Travel times for global earthquake location and phase association.” Geophysical Journal International, 105:429-465.

Kennett B.L.N., Engdahl E.R. and R. Buland. 1995. “Constraints on seismic velocities in the earth from travel times” Geophys. J. Int. 122:108-124.

Kelbert A., Egbert G.D., C. deGroot-Hedlin. 2012. “Crust and upper mantle electrical conductivity beneath the Yellowstone Hotspot Track” Geology, v. 40, p. 447-450, doi:10.1130/G32655.1.

Kuo-Chen, H., F. T. Wu, and S. W. Roecker (2012) Three-Dimensional P Velocity Structures of the Lithosphere Beneath Taiwan from the Analysis of TAIGER and Related Seismic Data sets, J. Geophys. Res., 117, B06306, doi:10.1029/2011JB009108.

Kustowski, B, G. Ekstrom, and A. M. Dziewonski. 2008. “Anisotropic shear-wave velocity structure of the Earth’s mantle: A global model” J. Geophys. Res., 113:B06306, doi:10.1029/2007JB005169.

Kustowski B., G. Ekstrm, and A. M. Dziewoski. 2008. “The shear-wave velocity structure in the upper mantle beneath Eurasia” Geophys. J. Int., 174:978-992, doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2008.03865.x.

Laske, G., G. Masters., Z. Ma, and M. Pasyanos. 2013. “Update on CRUST1.0 – A 1-degree Global Model of Earth’s Crust” Geophys. Res. Abstracts, 15, Abstract EGU2013-2658, 2013.

Lekic, V., M.P. Panning, and B.A. Romanowicz. 2010. “A simple method for improving crustal corrections in waveform tomography.” Geophys. J. Int. 182:265-278.

Lekic, V. and B. Romanowicz. 2011. “Inferring upper-mantle structure by full waveform tomography with the spectral element method.” Geophys. J. Int. 185(2), 799-831.

Li, X.-D., Romanowicz, B., 1995. Comparison of global waveform inversions with and without considering cross-branch modal coupling. Geophys. J. Int. 121, 695-709.

Li, X., Romanowicz, B., 1996. Global mantle shear velocity model developed using nonlinear asymptotic coupling theory. J. Geophys. Res 101, 22245-22273.

Maceira, M., and C. J. Ammon (2009), Joint inversion of surface wave velocity and gravity observations and its application to central Asian basins shear velocity structure, J. Geophys. Res., 114, B02314, doi:10.1029/2007JB005157.

Megnin, Charles and Barbara Romanowicz. 2000. “The shear velocity structure of the mantle from the inversion of of body, surface and higher modes waveforms.”, Geophys. J. Int. 143:709-728.

Montagner J.P. & B.L.N. Kennett. 1996. “How to reconcile body-wave and normal-mode reference Earth models?” Geophys. J. Int. 125:229-248.

Montagner, J.-P., Griot-Pommera, D.-A., Lave, J., 2000. How to relate body wave and surface wave anisotropy? J. Geophys. Res. 105, 19,015-019,027.

Mooney, W.D., G. Laske, and G. Masters. 1998. “A global crustal model at 5×5 degrees.” J. Geophys. Res. 103:727-747.

Moulik, P. and G. Ekstrom, 2014, An anisotropic shear velocity model of the Earth’s mantle using normal modes, body waves, surface waves and long-period waveforms, Geophys. J. Int., 199(3), 1713-1738, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggu356.

Myers, S.C., G. Johannesson, and W. Hanley. 2007. “A Bayesian hierarchical method for multiple-event seismic location.” Geophys. J. Int., 171:1049-1063, doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2007.03555.x.

Myers, S.C., G. Johannesson, and W. Hanley. 2009. “Incorporation of probabilistic seismic phase labels into a Bayesian multiple-event seismic locator.” Geophys. J. Int., 177:193-204, doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2008.04070.x.

Myers, S.C., G. Johannesson, and N.A. Simmons. 2011. “Global-scale P wave tomography optimized for prediction of teleseismic and regional travel times for Middle East events: 1. Data set development.” J. Geophys. Res., 116:B04304, doi:10.1029/2010JB007967.

Nolet, Guust. 1990. “Partitioned waveform inversion and two-dimensional structure under the network of autonomously recording seis mographs.” J. Geophys. Res. 95:8499-8512.

Obrebski, M., R.M. Allen, F. Pollitz, and S.-H. Hung. 2011. “Lithosphere-asthenosphere interaction beneath the western United States from the joint inversion of body-wave traveltimes and surface-wave phase velocities.” Geophys. J. Int. 185:1003-1021.

Obrebski, M., R.M. Allen, M. Xue, and S.-H. Hung. 2010. “Slab-Plume Interaction beneath the Pacific Northwest.” Geophys. Res. Lett. 37:L14305.

Pavlis, G.L , K. Sigloch, S. Burdick, M.J. Fouch, and F. Vernon. 2012. “Unraveling the geometry of the Farallon Plate: Synthesis of three-dimensional imaging results from the USArray.” in press, Tectonophysics, 2012.

Panning, M.P., V. Lekic, and B.A. Romanowicz. 2010. “The importance of crustal corrections in the development of a new global model of radial anisotropy.” J. Geophys. Res. 115.

Panning, M.P., and B.A. Romanowicz. 2006. “A three dimensional radially anisotropic model of shear velocity in the whole mantle.” Geophys. J. Int. 167:361-379.

Porritt, R.W., R.M. Allen, D.C. Boyarko , and M.R. Brudzinski. 2011. “Investigation of Cascadia segmentation with ambient noise tomography.” Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 309(1-2), 67-76, ISSN 0012-821X, DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2011.06.026.

Porritt, R. W., R.M. Allen, and F. F. Pollitz. 2014. “Seismic imaging east of the Rocky Mountains with USArray.” Earth Planet. Sci. Lett..

Porter, R., Y. Liu, and W. E. Holt (2016), Lithospheric records of orogeny within the continental U.S., Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, doi:10.1002/2015GL066950.

Ritsema, J., Deuss, A., van Heijst, J., and J.H., W. (2011). S40RTS: a degree-40 shear-velocity model for the mantle from new Rayleigh wave dispersion, tele-
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Ritsema, J. and van Heijst, H. J. (2002). Constraints on the correlation of P- and S-wave velocity heterogeneity in the mantle from P, PP, PPP and PKPab traveltimes. Geophysical Journal International, 149(2):482-489.

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Shen, W. & Ritzwoller, M.H., 2016. Crustal and uppermost mantle structure beneath the United States, J. geophys. Res., doi:10.1002/2016JB012887.

Simmons, N.A., S.C. Myers, G. Johannesson, and E. Matzel. 2012. “LLNL-G3Dv3: Global P wave tomography model for improved regional and teleseismic travel time prediction.” J. Geophys. Res. 117:B10302, doi:10.1029/2012JB009525.

Simmons, N.A., S.C. Myers, and G. Johannesson. 2011. “Global-scale P wave tomography optimized for prediction of teleseismic and regional travel times for Middle East events: 2. Tomographic inversion.” J. Geophys. Res. 116:B04305, doi:10.1029/2010JB007969.

Simmons, N.A., A.M. Forte, L. Boschi, and S.P. Grand. 2010. “GyPSuM: A joint tomographic model of mantle density and seismic wave speeds.” J. Geophys. Res. 115:B12310.

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Schmandt, B., Lin, F. C., & Karlstrom, K. E. (2015). Distinct crustal isostasy trends east and west of the Rocky Mountain Front. Geophysical Research Letters. doi:10.1002/2015GL066593

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