Kreemer, CorneStatus: Research Associate Professor
Research Associate Professor
Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology,
and Nevada Seismological Laboratory,
Ph.D. Earth and Space Sciences, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 2001
M.S. Geophysics, Utrecht University, The Netherlands, 1997
Areas of Expertise
Crustal Deformation Modeling
Relative and Absolute Plate Motions
GPS Time-Series Analysis
2010-Present, Research Associate Professor, NV Bureau of Mines and Geology, and Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
2005-2010, Research Assistant Professor, NV Bureau of Mines and Geology, and Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
2004-2005, Postdoctoral Fellow, Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology. University of Nevada, Reno
2001-2004, Postdoctoral Fellow, Chaire de Geodynamique, College de France, Aix en Provence / Paris
1998-2001, Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Geosciences, SUNY Stony Brook
1996, Research Scholar, Geodynamics Lab, Penn State University, College Park, PA
Awards and Honors
2011, Mackey Faculty Achievement Award, University of Nevada, Reno
2010, AGU Geodesy Section Award
2008, Travel Award, 3rd World Stress Map Conference, Potsdam, Germany
2005, Travel Award, UNAVCO-IRIS Joint Workshop, Stevenson, Washington
2005, Travel Award, EarthScope National Meeting, Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico
1999, Travel Award, GPS99 meeting, Tsukuba, Japan
1998, Excellence in Teaching Award, SUNY - Stony Brook
Recent Peer-reviewed Publications
Kreemer, C. W.C. Hammond, G. Blewitt, A.A. Holland and R.A. Bennett
A geodetic strain rate model for the Pacific-North American plate boundary, western United States
Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Map 178, scale 1:1,500,000, 2012.
Hammond, W.C., G. Blewitt, Z. Li, H.-P. Plag, and C. Kreemer
Contemporary uplift of the Sierra Nevada, western United States, from GPS and InSAR measurements
Geology, v. 40, p. 667-670, doi:10.1130/G32968, 2012.
Del Pardo, C., B.R. Smith-Konter, L.F. Serpa, C. Kreemer, G. Blewitt, and W.C. Hammond
Interseismic deformation and geologic evolution of the Death Valley Fault Zone
Journal of Geopgysical Research, v. 117, B06404, doi:10.1029/2011JB008552, 2012.
Wesnousky, S.G., J.M. Bormann, C. Kreemer, W.C. Hammond, and J.N. Brune
Neotectonics, geodesy, seismic hazard in the northern Walker Lane of western North America: Thirty kilometers of crustal shear and no strike-slip? Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 329-330, p. 133-140, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2012.02.018, 2012. PDF
Bruyninx, C., Z. Altamimi, M. Becker, M. Craymer, L. Combrinck, A. Combrink, J. Dawson, R. Dietrich, R. Fernandes, R. Govind, T. Herring, A. Kenyeres, R. King, C. Kreemer, D. Lavall?©e, J. Legrand, L. S??nchez, G. Sella, Z. Shen, A. Santamar?a-G??mez, and G. W?¶ppelmann
A dense global velocity field based on GNSS observations: Preliminary results
Geodesy for Planet Earth, IAG Symposia Series, v. 136, p. 19-26, 2012.
Argus, D.F., G. Blewitt, W.R. Peltier, and C. Kreemer
Rise of the Ellsworth mountains and parts of the East Antarctic coast observed with GPS
Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L16303, doi:10.1029/2011GL048025, 2011.
Hammond, W.C., G. Blewitt, and C. Kreemer
Block modeling of crustal deformation of the Northern Walker Lane and Basin and Range from the MAGNET GPS velocities
Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 116, B04402, doi:10.1029/2010JB007817
Hammond, W.C., G. Blewitt, C. Kreemer, J.R. Murray-Moleda, and J.L. Svarc
GPS constraints before and during the 21 February 2008 Wells, Nevada M6.0 earthquake
in C. dePolo and D.D. LaPointe (eds.) The 21 February 2008 Mw 6.0 Wells, Nevada Earthquake Special Publication, NBMG Special Publication 36
Kreemer, C. G. Blewitt, and R.A. Bennett
Present-day motion and deformation of the Colorado Plateau
Geophysical Research Letters, v. 37., L10311, doi:10.1029/2010GL043374, 2010.
Le Pichon, X., and C. Kreemer
The Miocene to Present kinematic evolution of the eastern Mediterranean and Middle East and its implications for dynamics
Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, v. 38, p. 323-351, 2010.
Kreemer, C. G. Blewitt, and W.C. Hammond
Evidence for an active shear zone in southern Nevada linking the Wasatch Fault to the Eastern California Shear Zone
Geology, v. 38, p 475-478, 2010.
Hammond, W.C., C. Kreemer, G. Blewitt, and H.-P. Plag
Effect of viscoelastic relaxation on estimates of interseismic crustal strain accumulation at Yucca Mountain, Nevada
Geophysical Research Letters, L06307, doi:10.1029/2010GL042795, 2010.
Bird, P., C. Kreemer, and W.E. Holt
A long-term forecast of shallow seismicity based on the global strain rate map
Seismological Research Letters, Vol. 81, p. 184-194, 2010.
Flesch, L.M., and C. Kreemer
Gravitational potential energy and regional stress and strain rate fields for continental plateaus: Examples from the central Andes and Colorado Plateau, Tectonophysics, Vol. 482, p. 182-192, 2010.
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