PAPERS IN REFEREED JOURNALS

Submitted manuscripts under review:

2011

123. Campillo, M., Sato, H., Shapiro, N., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Nouveaux développements de l'imagerie et du suivi temporal à partir du bruit sismique (New developments on imaging and monitoring with seismic noise), Comptes Rendues Geoscience de l'Académie des Sciences,vol. 343, p. 487-495, 2011.
122. Cao, Q., Van der Hilst, R.D., De Hoop, M.V., Shim, S.-H., Seismic imaging of transition zone discontinuities suggests hot mantle west of Hawaii, Science, vol. 332, p1068-1071, doi:10.1126/science.1202731, 2011. (PDF of Paper, PDF of Supporting Online Material)
121. Gao, H., Humphreys, E.D., Yao, H., Van der Hilst, R.D., Crustal and lithosphere structure of the Pacific Northwest with ambient noise tomography, Earth and Planetary Sciences Lettters, vol. 304, p. 202-211, 2011. (PDF)
120. Gouédard, P., Roux, P., Campillo, M., Verdel, A.R.,Yao, H., Van der Hilst, R.D., Source (and receiver) depopulation potential and surface wave tomography using correlation method in a scattering medium, Geophysics, vol. 76, doi:10.1190/1.3535443, 2011. (PDF)
119. Yao, H., Gouédard, P., Collins, J., McGuire, J., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Analysis of fundamental and higher mode Scholte waves from ambient noise correlation for lithospheric structure of East Pacific Rise transform faults region, Comptes Rendues Geoscience de l'Académie des Sciences,vol. 343, p. 571-583, 2011. (PDF)

2010

118. Burdick, S., Van der Hilst, R.D., Vernon, F.L., Martynov, V., Cox, T., Eakins, J., Astiz, L, Pavlis, G.L., Model Update January 2010: Upper mantle heterogeneity beneath North America from travel time tomography with global and USArray Transportable Array data,, Seismological Research Letters, vol. 81, p. 689-693, DOI: 10.1785/gssrl.81.5.689, 2010. (PDF)
117. Cao, Q., Wang, P., Van der Hilst, R.D., De Hoop, M.V., and Shim, S.-H., High-resolution imaging of upper mantle discontinuities with a Generalized Radon Transform of SS precursors, Physics of Earth and Planetary Interiors, vol. 180, p.80-91, 2010. (PDF)
116. Huang, H., Yao, H., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Radial anisotropy in the crust of SE Tibet from ambient noise interferometry, Geophysical Research Letters, 37, L21310, doi:10.1029/2010GL044981, 2010. (PDF)
115. Huang, Y.-C., Yao, H., Huang, B.-S., Van der Hilst, R.D., Wen, K.-L., Huang, W.-G., Phase Velocity Variation at Periods of 0.5-3 Seconds in the Taipei Basin of Taiwan from Correlation of Ambient Seismic Noise, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, vol. 100, p. 2250-2263, 2010. (PDF)
114. Li, C., and Van der Hilst, R.D. Structure of the upper mantle and transition zone beneath South East Asia from travel time tomography, Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 115, B07308, doi:10.1029/2009JB006882, 2010. (PDF)
113. Li, Y., Yao, H.J., Liu, Q., Chen, J., Van der Hilst, R.D., Guo, B., Wang, J., Qi, S., Phase velocity array tomography of Rayleigh waves in western Sichuan from ambient seismic noise, Chinese Journal of Geophysics, vol. 53, p. 842-852, 2010. (PDF)
112. Liu, Q., Yu, L., Chen, J.-H., Van der Hilst, R.D., Guo, B., Wang, J., Qi, S., and Li, S.C., Joint inversion of receiver function and ambient noise based on Bayesian theory, Chinese Journal of Geophysics, vol. 53, p. 2603-2612, 2010. (PDF)
111. Van den Berg, A.P., De Hoop, M.V., Yuen, D.A., Duchkov, A., Van der Hilst, R.D., Jacobs, M.H.G., Geodynamical modelling and multi-scale seismic expression of thermochemical heterogeneity and phase transitions in the lowermost mantle, Physics of Earth and Planetary Interiors, vo. 180, p. 244-257, 2010. (PDF)
110. Yao, H., Van der Hilst, R.D., and Montagner, J.-P., Structure and Deformation of Crust and Upper Mantle beneath SE Tibet from Surface-Wave Array Tomography, Journal of Geophysical Research, doi:10.1029/2009JB007142, 2010. (PDF)
109. Yi, G.X., Yao, H.J., Zhu, J.S., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Lithospheric deformation of continental China from Rayleigh wave azimuthal anisotropy, Chinese Journal of Geophysics, vol. 53, p. 256-268, 2010. (PDF)

2009

108. Burdick, S., Van der Hilst, R.D., Vernon, F.L., Martynov, V., Cox, T., Eakins, J., Astiz, L, Pavlis, G.L., Model Update December 2008: Upper mantle heterogeneity beneath North America from travel time tomography with global and USArray Transportable Array data, Seismological Research Letters, v. 80, p. 638-464, 2009. (PDF)
107. De Hoop, M.V., Smith, H., Uhlmann, G, and Van der Hilst, R.D., Seismic imaging with the generalized Radon transform: A curvelet transform perspective, Inverse Problems, v. 25, 025005 (21pp), doi: 10.1088/0266-5611/25/2/025005, 2009. (PDF)
106. Van Summeren, J., Van den Berg, A.P., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Upwellings from a deep mantle reservoir filtered at the 660 km phase transition in thermo-chemical convection models and implications for intra-plate volcanism, Physics of Earth and Planetary Interiors, vol. 172, p. 210-224, 2009. (PDF)
105. Yao, H., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Analysis of Ambient Noise Energy Distribution and Phase Velocity Bias in Ambient Noise Tomography, with Application to SE Tibet, Geophysical Journal International (DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04329.x). (PDF)
104. Yao, H., De Hoop, M.V., Campman, X., Van der Hilst, R.D., Construction of empirical Green's functions from direct waves, coda waves, and ambient in SE Tibet, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors (doi:10.1016/j.pepi.2009.07.002). (PDF)
103. Zhang, H., Wang, P., Van der Hilst, R.D., Tokos, M.N.,Thurber, C., Zhu, L., Three-dimensional Passive Seismic Waveform Imaging around the SAFOD site, California, Using the Generalized Radon Transform, Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 36, L23308, doi:10.1029/2009GL040372, 2009. (PDF)

2008

102. Beghein, C., Resovsky, J., and Van der Hilst, R.D., The effect of mantle anisotropy on normal mode coupling, Geophysical Journal International, vol. 175, p. 1209-1234, 2008. (PDF)
101. Burchfiel, B.C., Royden, L.H., Van der Hilst, R.D., Hager, B.H., Chen, Z., King, R.W., Li, C., Lu, Y., Yao, H., Kirby, E., A geological and geophysical context for the Wenchuan earthquake of 12 May 2008, Sichuan, People's Republic of China, Geological Society of America Today, vol. 18, no. 7, doi: 10.1130/GSATG18A.1., 2008. (PDF)
100. Burdick, S., Li, C., Martynov, V., Cox, T., Eakins, J., Astiz, L, Vernon, F.L., Pavlis, G.L., Van der Hilst, R.D., Upper mantle heterogeneity beneath North America from travel time tomography with global and USArray transportable array data, Seismological Research Letters, vol. 79:3, p. 384-392, 2008. (PDF)
99. Lebedev, S. and Van der Hilst, R.D., Global upper-mantle tomography with the automated multi-mode surface and S waveforms, Geophysical Journal International, vol. 173, 2008 (PDF)
98. Li, C., Van der Hilst, R.D., Engdahl, E.R., and Burdick, S., A new global model for P-wavespeed variations in Earth's mantle, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, vol. 9, Q05018, doi:10.1029/2007GC001806. (PDF)
97. Li, C., Van der Hilst, R.D., Meltzer, A.S., and Engdahl, E.R., Subduction of the Indian lithosphere beneath the Tibetan Plateau and Burma, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, vol. 274, p. 157-168, 2008. (PDF)
96. Long, M.L., De Hoop, M.V., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Wave-equation shear wave splitting tomography, Geophysical Journal International, vol. 172, p. 311-330, 2008 (PDF)
95. Royden, L.H., Burchfiel, B.C., and Van der Hilst, R.D., The Geological Evolution of the Tibetan Plateau, Science, vol. 321, p. 1054-1058, 2008. (PDF)
94. Wang, P., De Hoop, M.V., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Imaging of the lowermost mantle (D'') and the core-mantle boundary with SKKS coda waves, Geophysical Journal International, vol. 175, p. 103-115, 2008. (PDF)
93. Yao, H., Beghein, C., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Surface-wave array tomography in SE Tibet from ambient seismic noise and two-station analysis: II - crustal and upper mantle structure, Geophysical Journal International, vol. 173, 205-219, 2008 (PDF)
92. Yi, G.-x., Yao, H., Zhu, J.-s, and Van der Hilst, R.D., Rayleigh wave phase velocity distribution in continental China and its adjacent regions, Chinese Journal of Geophysics (in Chinese), vol. 51, p. 402-411, 2008. (PDF)

2007

91. Van der Hilst, R.D., Boldly go deeper into Earth, Geotimes v. 52(7), p. 34-37, 2007. (PDF)
90. Van der Hilst, R.D., De Hoop. M.V., Wang, S.-H. Shim, L. Tenorio, and P. Ma, Seismo-stratigraphy and thermal structure of Earth's core-mantle boundary region, Science, vol. 315, p. 1813-1817, 2007. (PDF)
89. Long, M.L., Hager, B.H., De Hoop, M.V., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Two-dimensional modeling of subduction zone anisotropy with applications to southwestern Japan, Geophysical Journal International, vol. 170, p. 839-856, 2007. (PDF)
88. Ma, P., Wang, P., Tenorio, L., De Hoop, M.V., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Imaging of structure at and near the core-mantle boundary using a generalized radon transform: 2. Statistical inference of singularities, Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 112, B08303, doi:10.1029/2006JB004513, 2007. (PDF)
87. Ren, Y., Stutzmann, E., Van der Hilst, R.D., and J. Besse, Understanding seismic heterogeneities in the lower mantle beneath the Americas from seismic tomography and plate tectonic history, Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 112, B01302, doi:10.1029/2005JB004154, 2007. (PDF)
86. Ribe, N., Stutzmann, E., Ren, Y., and Van der Hilst, R. D., Buckling instabilities of subducted lithosphere beneath the transition zone, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, vol. 254, p. 173-179, 2007. (PDF)
85. Sol, S., Meltzer, A., Burgmann, R., Van der Hilst, R.D., King, R., Chen, Z., Koons, P., Lev, E., Liu, Y.P., Zeitler, P.K., Zhang, X., Zhang, J., and Zurek, B., Geodynamics of southeastern Tibet from seismic anisotropy and geodesy, Geology, v. 35, p. 563-566, doi: 10.1130/G23408A.1, 2007. (PDF)
84. Xu, L., Rondenay, S., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Velocity Structure beneath Southeastern Tibet from Teleseismic Receiver Functions, Physics of Earth and Planetary Interiors, v. 165, p. 176-193, 2007. (PDF)

2006

83. Van der Hilst, R.D., and De Hoop, M.V., Reply to comment by R. Montelli, , G. Nolet, and F. A. Dahlen on "Banana-doughnut kernels and mantle tomography", Geophysical Journal International, vol. 167, p. 1211-1214, 2006. (PDF)
82. De Hoop, M.V., Van der Hilst, R.D., and P. Shen, Wave-equation reflection tomography: annihilators and sensitivity kernels, Geophysical Journal International, vol. 167, p. 1332-1352, 2006. (PDF)
81. Lebedev, S., Meier, T., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Asthenospheric flow and origin of volcanism in the Baikal rift area, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 249, p. 415-424, 2006. (PDF)
80. Lev, E., Long, M., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Seismic Anisotropy in Eastern Tibet from Shear-Wave Splitting Reveals Changes in Lithosphere Deformation, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 251, p. 293-304, 2006. (PDF)
79. Li, C., Van der Hilst, R.D., and Toksoz, N.M., Constraining spatial variations in P-wave velocity in the upper mantle beneath SE Asia, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, v. 154, p. 180-195, 2006. (PDF)
78. Long, M., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Shear wave splitting from local events beneath the Ryukyu Arc: Trench-parallel anisotropy in the mantle wedge, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, v. 155, p. 300-312, 2006. (PDF)
77. Yao, H., Van der Hilst, R.D., and De Hoop, M.V., Surface-wave array tomography in SE Tibet from ambient seismic noise and two-station analysis: I - Phase velocity maps, Geophysical Journal International, v. 166, p. 732-744, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2006.03028.x, 2006. (PDF)
76. Wang, P., De Hoop, M.V., Van der Hilst, R.D., Ma, P., and Tenorio, L., Imaging of structure at and near the core mantle boundary using a generalized Radon transform: 1- Construction of image gathers, Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 111, No. B12, B1230, doi:10.1029/2005JB004241 (2006). (PDF)

2005

75. Van der Hilst, R.D., and De Hoop, M.V., Banana-dougnut kernels and mantle tomography, Geophysical Journal International, v. 163, p. 956-961, 2005. (PDF)
74. De Hoop, M.V., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Reply to comment by F.A. Dahlen and G. Nolet on: "On sensitivity kernels for wave-equation transmission tomography" Geophysical Journal International, v. 163, p. 952-955, 2005. (PDF)
73. De Hoop, M.V., and Van der Hilst, R.D., On sensitivity kernels for wave equation transmission tomography, Geophysical Journal International, v. 160, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2004.02509, 2005. (PDF)
72. Lebedev, S., Nolet, G., Meier, T., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Automated multi-mode inversion of surface and S waveforms, Geophysical Journal International, v. 162, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2005.02708.x, 2005. (PDF)
71. Long, M., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Estimating shear wave splitting parameters from broad band recording: a comparison of three methods, Bulletin Seismological Society of America, v. 95, p. 11346-1358, 2005. (PDF)
70. Long, M., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Upper mantle anisotropy beneath Japan from shear wave splitting, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, v. 151, p. 206-222, 2005. (PDF)
69. Trampert, J., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Towards a quantitative interpretation of global seismic tomography, Geophysical Monograph (American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C.), v. 160, p. 47-62, 2005. (PDF)
68. Resovsky, J. S., Trampert, J., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Error bars for the global seismic Q profile, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 230, p. 213-223, 2005. (PDF)
67. Van Thienen, P., Van Summeren, J., Van der Hilst, R.D., Van den Berg, A.P., and Vlaar, N.J., Possible early origin and long term stability of deep chemically distinct mantle reservoirs, Geophysical Monograph (American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C.), v. 160., p. 117-136, 2005 (PDF)

2004

66. Van der Hilst, R.D., Changing views on Earth's deep mantle, Science, v. 306, p. 817-818, 2004. (PDF)
65. Replumaz, A., Kárason, H, Van der Hilst, R.D., and Tapponnier, P., Tomography and tectonic history of mantle beneath Indo-China, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 221, p. 103-115, 2004. (PDF)
64. Saltzer, R.L., Stutzmann, E., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Poisson's ration beneath Alaska from the surface to the Core-Mantle Boundary, Journal of Geophysical Research v. 109, doi: 10.1029/2003JB002712, 2004. (PDF)
63. Van Gerven, L., Deschamps, F., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Geophysical evidence for chemical variations in the Australian continental mantle, Geophysical Research Letters v. 31, doi:10.1029/2004GL020307, 2004. (PDF)
62. Widiyantoro, S., Van der Hilst, R. D., and Wenzel, F., Deformation of the Aegean slab in the upper mantle transition zone, International Journal for Tomography and Statistics, D04, p. 1-14, 2004. (PDF)

2003

61. Chevrot, S., and Van der Hilst, R.D., On the effects of a dipping axis of symmetry on shear wave splitting measurements, Geophysical Journal International, v. 152, p. 497-505, 2003. (PDF)
60. Castle, J.C., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Searching for seismic scattering off mantle interfaces between 800 and 2000 km depth, Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 108, p. 2095, doi: 10.1029/2001JB000286, 2003. (PDF)
59. Castle, J.C., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Constraints from ScP precursors on structure in the lowermost mantle, Geophysical Research Letters, v. 30, p. 1422, doi: 10.1029/2002GL016023, 2003. (PDF).
58. Lebedev, S., Chevrot, S., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Correlation between the shear-speed structure and thickness of the mantle transition zone, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, v. 136. p. 25-40, 2003. (PDF)
57. Simons, F.J., Van der Hilst. R.D., and Zuber, M.T., Spatio-spectral localization of isostatic coherence anisotropy in Australia and its relation to seismic anisotropy: Implications for lithopsheric deformation, Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 108, p. 2250, doi: 10.1029/2001JB00704, 2003. (PDF)
56. Simons, F. J., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Structure and deformation of the Australian lithosphere, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 211, p. 271-286, 2003. (PDF)
55. Sze, E., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Core Mantle Boundary Topography from Short Period PcP, PKP, and PKKP Data, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, v. 135, p. 27-46, 2003. (PDF)

2002

54. Van der Hilst, R.D., Tomographic evidence for compositional heterogeneity deep in Earth's mantle, Electronic Geosciences, v. 7, 2002. (PDF)
53. Albarède, F., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Zoned mantle convection, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London (A), v. 360, p. 2569-2592, 2002. (PDF)
52. Lebedev, S., Chevrot, S., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Seismic evidence for olivine phase changes at the 410-and 660-kilometer discontinuities , Science, v. 296, p. 1300-1302, 2002. (PDF)
51. Lebedev, S., Chevrot, S., and Van der Hilst, R.D., The 660-km discontinuity within the subducting NW-Pacific slab, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 205, 25-35, 2002. (PDF)
50. Rogers, R.D., Kárason, H., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Three-phase tectonic model for the Miocene-recent subduction history of northern Central America, Geology, v. 30, p. 1031-1034, 2002. (PDF)
49. Rohrman, M., Van der Beek, P., Van der Hilst, R.D., and Reemst, P., Timing and mechanisms of North Atlantic Cenozoic Uplift: Evidence for mantle upwelling, In: Exhumation of the North Atlantic margin: timing, mechanisms, and implications for petroleum exploration, Doré, A.G., et al. (Eds), Geological Society of London, Special Publication , v. 196, p. 27-43, 2002.
48. Simons, F.J., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Age-dependent seismic thickness and mechanical strength of the Australian lithosphere, Geophysical Research Letters, v. 29, p. 24.1-4 (10.1029/2002GL014962), 2002. (PDF)
47. Simons, F.J., Van der Hilst, R.D., Montagner, J.-P., and Zielhuis, A., Multimode Rayleigh wave inversion for heterogeneity and azimuthal anisotropy of the Australian upper mantle, Geophyisical Journal International, v. 151, p. 738-755, 2002. (PDF)
46. Stankiewicz, J., Chevrot, S., Van der Hilst, R.D., De Wit, M.J., Crustal thickness, discontinuity depth, and upper mantle structure beneath southern Africa: Constraints from body wave conversions, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, v. 130, p. 235-252, 2002. (PDF)

2001

45. Kárason, H., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Tomographic imaging of the lowermost mantle with differential times of refracted and diffracted core phases (PKP, Pdiff), Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 106, p. 6569-6588, 2001. (PDF)
44. Rubie, D.C., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Processes and consequences of deep subduction, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, v.127, p. 1-7, 2001. (PDF)
43. Saltzer, R., Van der Hilst, R.D., and Kárason, H., Comparing P and S wave heterogeneity in the mantle, Geophysical Research Letters, v. 28, p. 1335-1338, 2001. (PDF)

2000

42. Castle, J.C., and Van der Hilst, R.D., The core-mantle boundary region under the Gulf of Alaska: no ULVZ for shear waves, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 176, p. 311-321, 2000. (PDF)
41. Castle, J.C., Winchester, J., Creager, K.C., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Shear velocity structure at the base of the mantle, Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 105, p. 21543-21558, 2000. (PDF)
40. Chevrot, S., and Van der Hilst, R.D., The Poisson's ratio of the Australian crust: geological and geophysical implications, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 183/1-2, p. 121-132, 2000. (PDF)
39. Kárason, H., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Constraints on mantle convection from seismic tomography, In: The History and Dynamics of Global Plate Motion, Richards, M.R., Gordon, R., and Van der Hilst, R.D. (Eds.), Geophysical Monograph (American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C.), v. 121, p. 277-288, 2000. (PDF)

1999

38. Van der Hilst, R.D., and Kárason, H., Compositional heterogeneity in the bottom 1000 km of Earth's mantle: towards a hybrid convection model, Science, v. 283, p. 1885-1888, 1999. (PDF)
37. Albarède, F., and Van der Hilst, R.D. New mantle convection model may reconcile conflicting evidence, Eos Transactions American Geophysical Union, v. 45, p. 535-539, 1999. (PDF)
36. Fischer, K.M. and Van der Hilst, R.D., A seismic look under the continents, Science, v. 285, p. 1365-1 366, 1999. (PDF)
35. Deal, M., Nolet, G., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Slab temperature and thickness from seismic tomography, Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 104, p. 28789-28802, 1999. (PDF)
34. Kellogg, L.H., Hager, B.H., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Compositional stratification in the deep mantle, Science, v. 283, p. 1881-1884, 1999. (PDF)
33. Simons, F.J., Zielhuis, A., and Van der Hilst, R.D., The deep structure of the Australian continent inferred from surface wave tomography, Lithos, v. 48/1-4, p. 17-43, 1999. (PDF)
32. Widiyantoro, S., Kennett, B.L.N., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Seismic tomography with P and S data reveals lateral variations in the rigidity of slabs, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 173, p. 91-100, 1999. (PDF)
31. Meltzer, A., Rudnick, R., Zeitler, P., Levander, A., Humphreys, G., Karlstrom, K., Ekstrom, E., Carlson, C., Dixon, T., Gurnis, M. Shearer, P., Van der Hilst, R.D. (USArray Steering Committee), The USArray Initiative, Geological Society of America TODAY, v. 9, p. 8-10, 1999. (PDF)

1998

30. Van der Hilst, R.D., Kennett, B.L.N., and Shibutani, T., Upper mantle structure beneath Australian from portable array deployments, In: Structure and Evolution of the Australian Continent, Braun, J.. et al. (Eds.), Geodynamics Series (American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C., 186 pp.), v. 26, p. 39-57, 1998. (PDF)
29. Van der Hilst, R.D., Widiyantoro, S., Creager, K.C., and McSweeney, T., Deep subduction and aspherical variations in P-wave speed at the base of Earth's mantle, In: Observational and theoretical constraints on the Core Mantle Boundary Region, Gurnis, M., Wysession, M.E., Knittle, E., and Buffett, B.A. (Eds.), Geodynamics Series (American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C.), v. 28, p. 5-20, 1998.
28. Clitheroe, G., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Complex anisotropy in the Australian lithosphere from shear-wave splitting in broad-band SKS records, In: Structure and Evolution of the Australian Continent, Braun, J. et al. (Eds.), Geodynamics Series (American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C., 186 pp.), v. 26, p. 73-78, 1998. (PDF)
27. Kennett, B.L.N., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Seismic structure of the mantle; from subduction zone to craton, In: The Earth's Mantle: Composition, Structure, and Evolution. Jackson. I. (Ed.), Cambridge University Press (Cambridge, 566 pp.), 381-404, 1998. (PDF)
26. Engdahl, E.R., Van der Hilst, R.D., and Buland, R.P., Global teleseismic earthquake relocation from improved travel times and procedures for depth determination, Bulletin Seismological Society of America, v. 88, p. 722-743, 1998.
25. Engdahl, E.R., Van der Hilst, R.D., Kirby, S.H., and Ekstrom, G., A global surfey of slab structures and internal processes asinga combined data base of high-resolution earthquake hypocenters, tomographic images, and focal mechanism data, Seismological Research Letters, v. 69, p. 153-154, 1998.
24. Kennett, B.L.N., Widiyantoro, S., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Joint seismic tomography for bulk-sound and shear wavespeed, Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 103, p. 12469- 12493, 1998. (PDF)
23. Widiyantoro, S., Kennett, B.L.N., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Extending shear-wave tomography for the lower mantle using S and SKS arrival-time data, Earth, Planets, and Space, v. 50, p. 999-1012, 1998.

1997

22. Van der Hilst, R.D., Widyantoro, S., and Engdahl, E.R., Evidence for deep mantle circulation from global tomography, Nature, v. 386, p. 578-584, 1997. (PDF)
21. Widiyantoro, S., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Mantle structure beneath Indonesia inferred from high-resolution tomographic imaging, Geophysical Journal International, v.130, p. 167- 182, 1997.
20. Grand, S.P., Van der Hilst, R.D., and Widiyantoro, S., High resolution global tomography: a snapshot of convection in the Earth, Geological Society of America TODAY, v. 7, p. 1-7, 1997. (PDF)
19. Passier, M.L., Van der Hilst, R.D., and Snieder, R.K., Surface wave inversion for local shear wave velocities under eastern Australia, Geophysical Research Letters, v. 24, p. 1291- 1294, 1997. (PDF)
18. Lebedev, S., Nolet, G., and Van der Hilst, R.D., The upper mantle beneath the Philippine Sea from waveform inversions, Geophysical Research Letters, v. 24., p. 1851-1854, 1997.

1996

17. Van der Hilst, R.D., and Snieder, R.K., High-frequency precursors to P-wave arrivals in New Zealand: implications for slab structure, Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 101, p. 8473- 8488, 1996. (PDF).
16. Kennett, B.L.N., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Using a synthetic continental array in Australia to study the Earth's interior, Journal Physics of the Earth, v. 44, p. 669-674, 1996.
15. Widiyantoro, S., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Structure and evolution of subducted lithosphere beneath the Sunda arc, Indonesia, Science, v. 271, p. 1566-1570, 1996. (PDF)
14. Zielhuis, A., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Mantle structure beneath the eastern Australian region from Partitioned Waveform Inversion, Geophysical Journal International, v. 127, p. 1-16, 1996.

1995

13. Van der Hilst, R.D., Complex morphology of subducted lithosphere in the mantle beneath the Tonga trench, Nature, v. 374, p. 154-157, 1995. (PDF).
12. Engdahl, E.R., Van der Hilst, R.D., and Berrocal, J., Imaging of subducted lithosphere beneath South America, Geophysical Research Letters, v. 22, p. 2317-2320, 1995.
11. Griffiths, R.W., Hackney, R., and Van der Hilst, R.D., A laboratory investigation of effects of trench migration on the descent of subducted slabs, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 133, p. 1-17, 1995. (PDF).

1994

10. Van der Hilst, R.D., and Mann, P., Tectonic implications of tomographic images of subducted lithosphere beneath northwestern South America, Geology, v. 22, p. 451-454, 1994. (PDF).
9. Van der Hilst, R.D., Kennett, B.L.N., Christie, D., and Grant, J., SKIPPY: Mobile broad-arrays to study the seismic structure of the lithosphere and mantle beneath Australia, Eos Transactions American Geophysical Union, v. 75, p. 177 & 180,181, 1994.

1993

8. Van der Hilst, R.D., and Seno, T., Effects of relative plate motion on the deep structure and penetration depth of slabs below the Izu-Bonin and Mariana island arcs, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 120, p. 375-407, 1993.
7. Van der Hilst, R.D., Engdahl, E.R., and Spakman, W., Tomographic inversion of P and pP data for aspherical mantle structure below the northwest Pacific region, Geophysical Journal International, v. 115, p. 264-302, 1993.
6. Spakman, W., Van der Lee, S., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Travel-time tomography of the European-Mediterranean mantle down to 1400 km, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, v. 79, p. 3-74, 1993.

1992

5. Van der Hilst, R.D., and Engdahl, E.R., Step-wise relocation of ISC earthquake hypocenters for linearized tomographic imaging of slab structure, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, v. 75, p. 39-53, 1992.

1991

4. Van der Hilst, R.D., and Engdahl, E.R., On ISC pP and PP data and their use in delay time tomography of the Caribbean region, Geophysical Journal International, v. 106, p. 169- 188, 1991.
3. Van der Hilst, R.D., Engdahl, E.R., Spakman, W., and Nolet, G., Tomographic imaging of subducted lithosphere below northwest Pacific island arcs, Nature, v. 353, p. 37-42, 1991. (PDF).

1989

2. Van der Hilst, R.D., and Spakman, W., Importance of the reference model in linearized tomography and images of subduction below the Caribbean Plate, Geophysical Research Letters, v. 16, p. 1093-1096, 1989.
1. Spakman, W., Stein, S., Van der Hilst, R.D., and Wortel, R., Resolution experiments for NW Pacific subduction zone tomography, Geophysical Research Letters, v. 16, p. 1097-1101, 1989.

OTHER PUBLICATIONS (NOT REFEREED)

1. Van der Hilst, R.D., SKIPPY: Mobile broad-band arrays to study the seismic structure beneath Australia, Specialist Group on Solid Earth Geophysics Newsletter, Australian Geological Society, v. 18, p. 3-7, 1993.
2. Van der Hilst, R.D., and Smith, C.B., The deep structure of the Australian continent, Australasian Science, v. 16, no. 4, p. 48-50, 1995.
3. Van der Hilst, R.D., What does seismic tomography tell us about mantle convection?, Science Yearbook 2001, McGraw-Hill, Scientific Publishers, New York, pp.462) p. 340-343, 2000. (PDF)
4. Richards, M.A., Gordon, R.G., Van der Hilst, R.D., Introduction: plate tectonics and mantle convections three decades later, The History and Dynamics of Global Plate Motion, Richards, M.R., Gordon, R., and Van der Hilst, R.D. (Eds.), Geophysical Monograph (American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C.), v. 121, p. 1-4, 2000. (PDF)
5. Rubie, D. C., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Editorial: Processes and Consequences of Deep Subduction, In: Processes and Consequences of Deep Subduction, Special Issue of Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors v. 127/1-4, p. 1-7, 2001. (PDF)
6. Albarède F., and Van der Hilst, R.D., Zoned mantle convection, Geochimica Cosmochimica Acta, v. 66 (15A): A12-A12 Suppl., 2002.
7. Van der Hilst, R.D., Bass, J.D., Matas, J., and Trampert, J., Earth's Deep Mantle: Structure, Composition, and Evolution - An introduction, Earth's Deep Interior: Structure, Composition, and Evolution, Van der Hilst, R.D., Bass, J.D., Matas, J., and Trampert, J. (Eds.), Geophysical Monograph (American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C.), v. 160, p. 1-8, 2005. (CMB-GRT) (4Q-forms)