Dr Caroline Eakin

Fellow / Senior Lecturer / DECRA Fellow

Research interests

  • Agrawal, S, Eakin, C, Portner, D et al. 2020, 'The Deformational Journey of the Nazca Slab From Seismic Anisotropy', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 47, no. 11, pp. -.

  • Crameri, F, Magni, V, Domeier, M et al. 2020, 'A transdisciplinary and community-driven database to unravel subduction zone initiation', Nature Communications, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 1-14.

  • Eakin, C, Wirth, E, Wallace, A et al 2019, 'SKS Splitting Beneath Mount St. Helens: Constraints on Subslab Mantle Entrainment', Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, vol. 20, no. 8, pp. 4202-4217.

  • Davies, R, Valentine, A, Kramer, S et al 2019, 'Earth's multi-scale topographic response to global mantle flow', Nature Geoscience, vol. 12, no. 10, pp. 845-850.

  • Eakin, C, Rychert, C & Harmon, N 2018, 'The Role of Oceanic Transform Faults in Seafloor Spreading: A Global Perspective From Seismic Anisotropy', Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, vol. 123, no. 2, pp. 1736-1751pp.

  • Paul, J & Eakin, C 2017, 'Mantle upwelling beneath Madagascar: evidence from receiver function analysis and shear wave splitting', Journal of Seismology, vol. 21, no. 4, pp. 825-836pp.

  • Long, M, Biryol, C, Eakin, C et al 2016, 'Overriding plate, mantle wedge, slab, and subslab contributions to seismic anisotropy beneath the northern Central Andean Plateau', Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, vol. 17, no. 7, pp. 2556-2575pp.

  • Eakin, C, Long, M, Scire, A et al 2016, 'Internal deformation of the subducted Nazca slab inferred from seismic anisotropy', Nature Geoscience, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 56-59pp.

  • Eakin, C, Long, M, Wagner, L et al 2015, 'Upper mantle anisotropy beneath Peru from SKS splitting: Constraints on flat slab dynamics and interaction with the Nazca Ridge', Earth and Planetary Science Letters, vol. 412, pp. 152-162pp.

  • Eakin, C, Long, M, Beck, S et al 2014, 'Response of the mantle to flat slab evolution: Insights from local S splitting beneath Peru', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 41, no. 10, pp. 3438-3446pp.

  • Eakin, C, Lithgow-Bertelloni, C & Davila, F 2014, 'Influence of Peruvian flat-subduction dynamics on the evolution of western Amazonia', Earth and Planetary Science Letters, vol. 404, pp. 250-260pp.

  • Eakin, C & Long, M 2013, 'Complex anisotropy beneath the Peruvian flat slab from frequency-dependent, multiple-phase shear wave splitting analysis', Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, vol. 118, no. 9, pp. 4794-4813pp.

  • Goes, S, Eakin, C & Ritsema, J 2013, 'Lithospheric cooling trends and deviations in oceanic PP-P and SS-S differential traveltimes', Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, vol. 118, no. 3, pp. 996-1007pp.

  • Towner, M, Eakin, C, COnway, S et al 2011, 'Geologically recent water flow inferred in channel systems in the NE Sulci Gordii region, Mars', Geological Society of London Special Publication, vol. 356, pp. 229-256pp.

  • Eakin, C, Obrebski, M, Allen, R et al 2010, 'Seismic anisotropy beneath Cascadia and the Mendocino triple junction: Interaction of the subducting slab with mantle flow', Earth and Planetary Science Letters, vol. 297, no. 3-4, pp. 627-632.