Chester, Judith individual record
Professor
overview

My research focuses on the deformation and alteration reactions during faulting, the importance to earthquake nucleation and rupture propagation in the continental crust, mechanisms of creep compaction of reservoir rock, and the mechanics of fold-fault interaction in anisotropic rock.

selected publications
Academic Articles33
Books1
  • Tuttle, M. T., Chester, J. S., Lafferty, R., Dyer-Williams, K., & Cande, B. (1999). Paleoseismology study northwest of the New Madrid seismic zone. U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Chapters1
  • Chester, F. M., Chester, J. S., Kirschner, D. L., Schulz, S. E., & Evans, J. P. (2004). Structure of large-displacement, strike-slip fault zones in the brittle continental crust. Karner, G. D., Taylor, B., Driscoll, N. W., & Kohlstedt, D. L. (Eds.), Rheology and Deformation of the Lithosphere at Continental Margins. (pp. 223-260). Columbia University Press.
Conference Papers7
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Email
chesterj@geos.tamu.edu
First Name
Judith
Last Name
Chester
mailing address
Texas A&M University; Geology; 3115 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3115
USA