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The Searchable Product Depository (SPUD) is the IRIS DMC's primary data product management system. Complementing the DMC's SEED and assembled data archives, which contain time series recordings, the SPUD system primarily contains derivative data products of other types (images, movies, etc.) created either at the DMC or by members of the community.

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TypeModel NameTitleReference
3-D Tomography Earth Model LSP_Eucrust1.0 3D shear-wave velocity model for the European crust and uppermost mantle from ambient noise tomography Lu, Stehly, Paul & AlpArray Working Group (2018)
3-D Tomography Earth Model SAM4_P_2017 Regional finite-frequency teleseismic P-wave tomography model for central Chile and Argentina Portner, Beck, Zandt, & Scire (2017)
1D ReferencePREM500Modified PREM (Preliminary Reference Earth Model) Panning and Romanowicz (2006)
3-D Tomography Earth Model Alaska.JointInversion_RF+Vph+HV-1.Berg.2020 Shear Velocity Model of Alaska via Joint Inversion of Rayleigh Wave Ellipticity, Phase Velocities, and Receiver Functions across the Northern USArray Berg, Lin, Allam, Schulte-Pelkum, Ward and Shen (2020)
3-D Tomography Earth Model SAM5_P_2019 Regional finite-frequency teleseismic P-wave tomography model for South America. Portner et al., 2020
3D Tomography Earth ModelAlaska-S+SW-2018.2018 3D shear-wave velocity model of Alaskan upper mantle from the joint inversion of teleseismic S-wave travel-time residuals and Rayleigh wave dispersion. Jiang, Schmandt, Ward, Lin, & Worthington (2018)
3-D tomography Earth Model US-Upper-Mantle-Vs.Xie.Chu.Yang.2018 3-D Upper-Mantle Shear Velocity Model Beneath the Contiguous United States Based on Broadband Surface Wave from Ambient Seismic Noise Jun, Chu, and Yang (2018)
3D TomographyNA07N. American upper mantle surface wave tomography Bedle and van der Lee (2009)
3-D Tomography Earth Model CSEM_Europe European part of the Collaborative Seismic Earth Model(version 2019.12.01) Fichtner, Rickers, Cubuk-Sabuncu, Blom & Gokhberg (2019)
3D TomographyDNA10-S3D S-wave tomography Earth model Obrebski, Allen, Pollitz & Hung (2011)
3-D Electrical Resistivity Earth Model MHCB-MT Missouri High Conductivity Belt 3-D Electrical Resistivity Model DeLucia, Murphy, Marshak, & Egbert (2019)
3-D tomography Earth Model CVM_H_v15_1 Community Velocity Model - Harvard (CVM-H), a 3D structural velocity model for the southern California crust and upper mantle Shaw et al. (2015)
3-D Tomography Earth Model CSEM_Australasia Australasian part of the Collaborative Seismic Earth Model(version 2019.12.01) Fichtner, Saygin, Kennett, Bunge, & Igel (2019)
3D TomographyS2.9EAA global model with higher resolution in the upper mantle beneath Eurasia calculated using STW105 as the 1-D reference model. Kustowski, Ekstrom and Dziewonski (2008A)
Lithospheric Earth Model LITHO1.0 An updated crust and lithospheric model of the Earth Pasyanos, Masters, Laske, & Ma (2014)
3-D Tomography Earth Model NEUS-Vs2018 3-D shear-wave isotropic model for the northeastern United States from full-wave ambient noise tomography Yang and Gao (2018)
2-D Tomography Earth Model PnUS_2016 Pn tomography model for the contiguous United States Buehler, & Shearer (2016)
3D TomographyPNW10-S3D S-wave tomography Earth model for the Cascadia Subduction Zone Porritt, Allen, Boyarko & Brudzinski (2011)
1D ReferencePEMParametric Earth Models (PEM) Dziewonski, Hales and Lapwood (1975)
1D ReferencePREMPreliminary Reference Earth Model (PREM) Dziewonski and Anderson (1981)
3-D Tomography Earth Model CSEM_Iberia Iberiaan (Western Mediterranean) part of the Collaborative Seismic Earth Model(version 2019.12.01) Fichtner & Villasenor (2019)
1D ReferenceIASP91iasp91 velocity model Kennett and Engdahl (1991)
3-D Electrical Resistivity Earth ModelMCR.MT.Yang-et.al.2015.resistivity3D electrical resistivity model of the Midcontinent Rift from magnetotelluric data inversion Yang, Kelbert, and Egbert (2015)
3D full-waveform Earth ModelSAWum-NA2A high-resolution North American shear velocity model of upper mantle Yuan and Romanowicz (2011)
1D ReferenceTNA/SNAAverage of the TNA and SNA models Grand and Helmberger (1984)
3D Q ModelQRLW8A global upper mantle shear attenuation model Gung and Romanowicz (2004)
3-D Tomography Earth ModelSEISGLOB1 Model based on the joint inversion of normal modes and surface waves. Durand, Debayle, Ricard, and Lambotte (2016)
3D TomographySAW642ANbGlobal radially anisotropic mantle S velocity Panning, Lekic and Romanowicz (2010)
3-D tomography Earth ModelUS-CrustVs-2015Crust thickness and Crust and Uppermost mantle Vs model for the contiguous U.S. Schmandt, Lin, & Karlstrom (2015)
1D ReferenceAK135-Fak135-F spherical average model Kennett, Engdahl & Buland (1995); Montagner & Kennett (1996)
3D TomographyNWUS11-P3D P-wave tomography model for NW United States James, Fouch, Carlson & Roth (2011)
3D Tomography Earth ModelTaiwan.TTT.KWR.20123D P-wave velocity model of Taiwan from travel-time tomography Kuo-Chen et. al., 2012
3D full-waveform Earth ModelSEMumA high-resolution global shear velocity model of upper mantle Lekic and Romanowicz (2011)
3-D Tomography Earth Model CSEM_Eastmed Eastern Mediterranean part of the Collaborative Seismic Earth Model(version 2019.12.01) Fichtner, Cubuk-Sabuncu, Blom, & Gokhberg (2019)
3D Tomography Earth ModelCASCADE.ANT.GAO-SHEN.20143D shear-wave velocity model of the Cascades from full-wave ambient noise tomography Gao and Shen (2014)
3-D Tomography Earth Model CSEM_Japan Japanese Islands part of the Collaborative Seismic Earth Model(version 2019.12.01) Fichtner & Simute (2019)
3-D Tomography Earth Model CSEM_North_America North American part of the Collaborative Seismic Earth Model (version 2019.12.01) Fichtner, Rickers & Krischer (2019)
3-D Tomography Earth Model SoCal.ANT_Vph+HV-1.Berg.2018 3D shear-wave velocity model of Southern California from joint inversion of Rayleigh wave ellipticity and phase velocity from ambient noise cross-correlations. Berg, Lin, Allam, Qiu,, Shen, & Ben‐Zion (2018)
3-D Tomography Earth Model SoCal.ANT_Vph+Vgp.Qiu.2019 3D shear-wave velocity model of Southern California from joint inversion of Rayleigh wave phase and group velocities from ambient noise cross-correlations. Qiu, Lin, & Ben‐Zion (2019)
3D TomographyHMSL-P06A global compressional velocity model of the mantle HouserMasters, Shearer & Laske (2008)
3D TomographyS362ANIA global model of shear-wave velocities Kustowski, Ekstrom and Dziewonski (2008)
3D TomographyLLNL-G3Dv3A global P wave tomography model based on regional and teleseismic travel times Simmons, Myers, Johannesson & Matzel (2012)
3-D Tomography Earth Model CSEM_North_Atlantic North Atlanticn part of the Collaborative Seismic Earth Model (version 2019.12.01) Fichtner, Rickers & Krischer (2019)
3-D Tomography Earth Model CSEM_South_Atlantic South Atlanticn part of the Collaborative Seismic Earth Model (version 2019.12.01) Fichtner & Colli (2019)
3D TomographyTX2011A global mantle shear-wave tomography model Grand (2002)
3D TomographyUS.20163D shear-wave velocity model of the US Shen and Ritzwoller (2016)
3D Tomography3D2016_09SvGlobal SV wave upper mantle model updated until September 2016 Debayle, E., F. Dubuffet, and S. Durand (2016)
3-D Tomography Earth Model Africa.ANT.Emry-etal.2018 3-D isotropic shear-wave model for Africa from full-wave ambient noise tomography Emry, Shen, Nyblade, Flinders, Bao (2018)
3-D Tomography Earth Model Casc16-P Teleseismic P-wave velocity model of the western US Hawley, Allen, & Richards (2016)
3D Tomography Earth ModelAlaska.ANT+RF.Ward.2018 3D shear-wave velocity model of the Alaskan Cordillera from the joint inversion of ambient noise tomography and receiver functions. Ward, Lin (2018)
3D TomographyDNA13P- and S-velocity models for the western US integrating body- and surface-wave constraints Porritt, Allen, & Pollitz (2014)
A 1-D modified IASP91 model MEAN ak135-f velocity model, ak135 full model (spherical average) Marone et al. (2004)
3-D Tomography Earth Model EAV09 3D shear-wave velocity model of western Eurasia, Arabia, and northern Africa from a joint inversion for multiple data sets Chang et al. (2010)
Temperature from Pn Velocity Moho_Temperature The model provides latitude, longitude, temperature (°C), depth, Pn Velocity, temperature uncertainty (°C) at the base of the crust for the western United States. Schutt, Lowry, & Buehler (2018)
3-D Tomography Earth Model SGLOBE-rani 3D global shear-wave isotropic and radially anisotropic model from a joint inversion for multiple data sets Chang et al. (2015)
3D TomographyNA04N. American upper mantle surface wave tomography van der Lee and Frederiksen (2005)
3-D Tomography Earth Model Casc19-S Teleseismic S-wave velocity model of the western US Hawley & Allen (2019)
shear wave velocitiesOIINK_VS_modelShear velocity structure beneath the central United States Chen, Gilbert, Andronicos, Hamburger, Larson, Marshak, Pavlis, and Yan (2016),
3D Tomography Earth ModelS362ANI+M This model is an update to S362ANI and S362WMANI representing an anisotropic shear velocity model of the Earth’s mantle using normal modes, body waves, surface waves and long-period waveforms. Moulik & Ekstrom, 2014
Crustal thicknesses NorthernAppalachians_Moho2018 Crustal Thickness Variation in the Northern Appalachian Mountains: Implications for the Geometry of 3-D Tectonic Boundaries Within the Crust Li, Gao, Williams, and Levin (2018)
3D TomographyS362WMANIA global model of shear-wave velocities Kustowski, Ekstrom and Dziewonski (2008)
3-D Tomography Earth Model TX2019slab A global P and S mantle model incorporating subducting slabs Lu, Grand, Lai, & Garnero (2019)
3-D Tomography Earth Model 3D2018_08Sv Global SV wave upper mantle model updated until August 2018 Debayle, Dubuffet, and Durand (2016)
3-D Electrical Conductivity Model GlobalEM-2009-10x10 Global electromagnetic induction constraints on transition-zone water content variations Kelbert, Schultz & Egbert (2009)
3D TomographywUS-SH-2010P and S teleseismic body-wave tomography of the western United States Schmandt and Humphreys (2010)
3-D Tomography Earth Model ANA2_P_2018 Regional finite-frequency teleseismic P-wave tomography model for the Eastern Mediterranean Portner, Delph, Biryol, Beck, Zandt, Özacar, Sandvol, and Türkelli (2018)
3D Tomography Earth ModelAPVC.ANT+RF.Ward.20143D shear-wave velocity model of the Altiplano-Puna Volcanic Complex (APVC) from the joint inversion of ambient noise tomography and receiver functions Ward, Zandt, Beck, Christensen, and McFarlin (2014)
3-D Tomography Earth Model 3D2017_09Sv Global SV wave upper mantle model updated until September 2017 Debayle, Dubuffet, and Durand (2016)
3-D full-waveform Earth Model SEMum_NA14 A high-resolution North American shear velocity model of upper mantle Yuan and Romanowicz (2014)
3D Tomography Earth ModelAndes.ANT.Ward.20133D shear-wave velocity model of the Central Andes from ambient noise tomography Ward, Zandt, Beck, Porter, Wagner, Minaya and Tavera (2013)
3-D Tomography Earth ModelSPaniA global joint model of radially anisotropic P- and S-wave velocity heterogeneity Tesoniero, Auer, Boschi, and Cammarano (2015)
3-D Tomography Earth Model Midd_East_Crust_1 Midd_East_Crust_1 is a Regional crustal and uppermost mantle shear-wave velocity model for the Middle East. Kaviani, Paul, Moradi, Mai, Pilia, Boschi, Rümpker, Lu, Tang, and Sandvol (2020)
3D TomographyTX2000A global mantle shear-wave tomography Grand (2002)
3-D Tomography Earth Model CAM2016 Global upper mantle surface wave tomography model Ho, Priestley, & Debayle (2016)
3D Tomography Earth ModelCascadia_ANT+RF_Delph2018 3D vertical shear-wave velocity model of the Cascadian forearc from the joint inversion of ambient noise dispersion and receiver functions. Delph, Levander, & Niu (2018)
3-D Tomography Earth Model FWEA18 Full waveform inversion of East Asia Tao, Grand, and Niu (2018)
Crustal Earth Model CRUST1.0 A 1-by-1 Degree Global Model of Earth’s Crust Laske, Ma, Masters & Pasyanos (2012)
3-D Tomography Earth Model TongaLau.Q.2019 3D attenuation models of the Tonga-Lau mantle wedge. Wei and Wiens (2019, JGR)
3-D Tomography Earth Model Alaska-LFeng-2019_vsv_gamma A 3‐D Shear Velocity Model of the Crust and Uppermost Mantle Beneath Alaska Including Apparent Radial Anisotropy. Feng and Ritzwoller (2019)
3-D Electrical Conductivity Model GlobalEM-2015-02x02 High resolution global electrical conductivity variations in the Earth’s mantle based on ground observatory data Sun, Kelbert, & Egbert (2015)
3D TomographyHMSL-S06A global shear velocity model of the mantle HouserMasters, Shearer & Laske (2008)
3D Electrical Resistivity Earth Model SEUS-MT Southeastern United States 3D Electrical Resistivity Model Murphy, B.S. and G. D. Egbert (2017)
1D ReferenceMC35A 1D modified PEM-C S velocity model van der Lee and Nolet (1997)
3-D Tomography Earth Model Alaska_CVM_AKAN2020 3D P- and S-wave velocity models of Alaska from the joint inversion of regional earthquake locations, body-wave data, and surface-wave data. Thurber (2020, submitted)
3-D absolute P-wave tomographic model Earth Model BBNAP19 An absolute P-wave tomographic model with focus on eastern North American upper mantle structure. Boyce, Bastow, Golos, Rondenay, Burdick, & Van der Hilst (2019)
Crustal thicknessesCrustal_Thickness_ErrorCrustal thickness values within the western United States derived from receiver function observations Gilbert, 2012
3D TomographyDNA093D P- & S-velocity tomography Earth model Obrebski, Allen, Xue & Hung (2010)
3-D Tomography Earth Model SoCal.ANAT_Vs+RA.Wang.2020 A radially anisotropic shear-wave model of Southern California from ambient noise adjoint tomography Wang, Jiang,Yang,Schulte-Pelkum,Liu, 2019
3-D Tomography Earth Model IBEM-P18+IBEM-S19 Teleseismic travel-time body- and shear-wave velocity models of the Ibero-western Maghreb region Civiero, Custódio, Silveira, Silveira, Rawlinson, Strak, & Arroucau
3-D Electrical Resistivity Earth Model iMUSH-MT Imaging Magma Under St. Helens (iMUSH) 3D Electrical Resistivity Model Bedrosian, Peacock, Bowles-Martinez, Schultz, and Hill (2018)
3-D Tomography Earth Model iMUSH_localEQ_Ulberg_2020 3-D velocity models of the Mount St. Helens region using local-source travel-time tomography Ulberg et al., 2020
3D TomographyNWUS11-S3D S-wave tomography model for NW United States James,Fouch, Carlson & Roth. (2011)
Crustal thicknesses OIINK_CUS_Moho2017 Moho depth and crystalline crustal thickness values within the central United States derived from receiver function observations Yang, Pavlis, Hamburger, Marshak, Gilbert, Rupp, Larson, Chen, and Carpenter (2017)
3D TomographySAW642ANGlobal radially anisotropic mantle S velocity Panning and Romanowicz (2006)
3-D Regional Electrical Conductivity ModelSRPY-MTRegional 3-D electrical conductivity model of Snake River Plain / Yellowstone, USA based on magnetotelluric data Kelbert, Egbert, and deGroot-Hedlin (2012)
3-D tomography Earth ModelUS-Crust-Upper-mantle-Vs.Porter.Liu.Holt.2015 Lithospheric records of orogeny within the continental U.S. Porter, R., Y. Liu, and W. E. Holt (2016)
3D Tomography Earth ModelUS-SL-2014P and S teleseismic body-wave tomography of the mantle beneath the United States Schmandt & Lin, 2014
3D TomographyWUS-CAMH-20153D shear-wave velocity model of the western United States Chai et al. (2015)
1D ReferenceSTW105A 1D Reference Earth Model Kustowski, Ekstrom and Dziewonski (2008)
3D Tomography Earth ModelYS-P-H153D P-wave velocity model of Yellowstone from joint inversion of local earthquake and teleseismic travel-time data Huang et al. (2015)
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