Adrian K. Doran

Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
University of California, San Diego

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Last modified: March 2019.

I am a postdoctoral researcher in geophysics at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD, working with Dr. Gabi Laske.
My primary focus is broadband marine seismology.

Contact Info

CV (as of April 2019)


Teaching Reviews


Structure of the Hawaiian Hotspot

Structure of Axial Volcano

Broadband Seismometer Orientations

Horizontal Seafloor Compliance

Patton Escarpment

OBS Whales

Glacial Seismology


Doran, A.K. and G. Laske (2019). Seismic structure of marine sediments and upper oceanic crust surrounding Hawaii. J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 124, 2038-2056, doi: 10.1029/2018JB016548. Paper at JGR

Lindner, F., G. Laske, F. Walter, and A. Doran (2018). Crevasse-induced Rayleigh-wave azimuthal anisotropy on Glacier de la Plaine Morte, Switzerland. Ann. Glaciol, 1-16, doi: 10.1017/aog.2018.25. Paper at Annals of Glaciology

Doran, A.K. and G. Laske (2017). Ocean-bottom seismometer instrument orientations via automated Rayleigh-wave arrival angle measurements. Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., 107, no. 2, 691-708, doi: 10.1785/0120160165. Paper at BSSA

Doran, A.K. and G. Laske (2016). Infragravity waves and horizontal seafloor compliance. J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 121, 260-278, doi: 10.1002/2015JB012511. Paper at JGR