* indicates Student Author
Cabaniss, H.E., P.M. Gregg, and E.B. Grosfils, The role of tectonic stress in triggering large silicic caldera eruptions, Geophysical Research Letters, 45, 2018.
Chiasera, B., T.O. Rooney, G. Girard, G. Yirgu, E. Grosfils, D. Ayelew, P. Mohr, J. Zimbelman, and M. Ramsey, Magmatically assisted off-rift extension, Geosphere, 2018.
Grosfils, E.B., P.J. McGovern, P.M. Gregg, G.A. Galgana, D.M. Hurwitz*, S.M. Long*, and S.R. Chestler*, Elastic models of magma reservoir mechanics: A key tool for investigating planetary volcanism, in Massironi, M., P. Byrne, H. Hiesinger, and T. Platz (eds) Volcanism and Tectonism Across the Solar System. Geological Society of London Special Publications, 401, doi:10.1144/SP401.2, 2015.
McGovern, P.J., E.B. Grosfils, G.A. Galgana, J.K. Morgan, M.E. Rumpf, J.R. Smith, and J.R. Zimbelman, Lithospheric flexure and volcano basal boundary conditions: Keys to the structural evolution of large volcanic edifices on the terrestrial planets, in Massironi, M., P. Byrne, H. Hiesinger, and T. Platz (eds) Volcanism and Tectonism Across the Solar System. Geological Society of London Special Publications, 401, doi:10.1144/SP401.7, 2015.
Chestler*, S.R., and E.B. Grosfils, Using numerical modeling to explore the origin of intrusion patterns on Fernandina volcano, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador, Geophysical Research Letters, 40, 4565-4569, 2013.
Gregg, P.M., S.L. de Silva, E.B. Grosfils, and J.P. Parmigiani, Catastrophic caldera-forming eruptions: Thermomechanics and implications for eruption triggering and maximum caldera dimensions on Earth, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 241-242, 1-12, 2012.
Hurwitz*, D.M., S.M. Long*, E.B. Grosfils, The characteristics of magma reservoir failure beneath a volcanic edifice, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 188, 379-394, 2009.
Long*, S.M., and E.B. Grosfils, Modeling the effect of layered volcanic material on magma reservoir failure and associated deformation, with application to Long Valley caldera, California, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 186, 349-360, 2009.
Grosfils, E.B., Magma reservoir failure on the terrestrial planets: Assessing the importance of gravitational loading in simple elastic models, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 166, 47-75, 2007.
Grosfils, E.B., R.A. Schultz, and G. Kroeger, Geophysical exploration within northern Devils Lane graben, Canyonlands National Park, Utah: implications for sediment thickness and tectonic evolution, Journal of Structural Geology, 25, 455-467, 2003.
Ernst, R.E., E.B. Grosfils, and D. Mege, Giant dike swarms: Earth, Venus and Mars, Annual Reviews of Earth and Planetary Sciences, 29, 489-534, 2001.
Grosfils, E.B., and J.W. Head, The timing of giant radiating dike swarm emplacement on Venus: Implications for resurfacing of the planet and its subsequent evolution, Journal of Geophysical Research—Planets, 101, 4645-4656, 1996.
Awards & Honors
Awards & Honors
Appointed to Minnie B. Cairns Memorial Chair of Geology, Pomona College, 2011.
Fellow, Geological Society of America, 2010.
Fulbright US Senior Scholar, University of Auckland, New Zealand, 2009.
NAGT Distinguished Speaker for 2006-2009.
Biggs Award for Excellence in Earth Science Teaching., Geological Society of America, 2001.
NASA-ASEE Summer Faculty Fellowship (Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter), Goddard Space Flight Center, 1999.
Short-term Visitor, Center for Earth and Planetary Studies, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, 1998.
NASA-ASEE Summer Faculty Fellowship (Airborne Visible and Infrared Imaging Spectrometer), Jet Propulsion Laboratory, 1998.
National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship, 1990-1993
Competitive research grant funding, received persistently since 2000, obtained primarily from NASA, NSF and the Keck Foundation.