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Radar-related publications (journal articles, refereed reports)


Kiflu, H., S. Kruse, M.H. Loke, and D. Harro, Improving resistivity survey resolution at sites with limited spatial extent through buried electrode arrays, accepted, Journal of Applied Geophysics.

Marshall, A., C. Connor, S. Kruse, R. Malservisi, J. Richardson, L. Courtland, L. Connor, J. Wilson, and M.A. Karegar, Subsurface structure of a maar-diatreme and associated tuff ring from a high-resolution geophysical survey, Rattlesnake Crater, Arizona, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 304, 253-264, 2015.

Bumpus, P., and S. Kruse, Self-potential monitoring for hydrological investigations in urban covered-karst terrain, Geophysics 79, B231-B242, 2014.

Ettinger, S., V. Manville, S. Kruse, and R. Paris, GPR-derived architecture of a lahar-generated fan at Cotopaxi volcano, Ecuador, Geomorphology, 213, 225-239, 2014.

Courtland, L., S. Kruse, and C. Connor, Violent Strombolian or not? Using ground-penetrating radar to distinguish deposits of low- and high-energy scoria cone eruptions, Bulletin of Volcanology, 75: 760, 13 p., 2013.

Kiflu, H., S. Kruse, and M. Wightman, Statistical analysis of GPR and SPT methods for sinkhole investigation in covered karst terrain, west-central Florida, USA, 13th Sinkhole Conference 2013, 8 p.

Kruse, S., Near-Surface Geophysics in Geomorphology. In: John F. Shroder (Editor-in-chief), Bishop, M.P. (Volume Editor). Treatise on Geomorphology, Vol 3, Remote Sensing and GIScience in Geomorphology, San Diego: Academic Press; 2013. p. 103-129.

Courtland, L.M., S.E. Kruse, C.B. Connor, L.J. Connor, and I.P. Savov, GPR investigation of tephra fallout, Cerro Negro Volcano, Nicaragua; a method for constraining parameters used in tephra sedimentation models, Bulletin of Volcanology, 74, 1409-1424, 2012.

Kruse, S., R. Mora, C. Ramirez, and G. Alvarado, Ground penetrating radar imaging of tephra stratigraphy on Poàs and Irazú volcanoes, Costa Rica, Revista Geológica de América Central, 43, 119-136, 2010.

Hickey, T.D., Hine, A.C., Shinn, E.A., Cunningham, K.J., Kruse, S.E., and Poore, R.Z., Pleistocene carbonate stratigraphy of south Florida: evidence for high-frequency sea-level cyclicity, Journal of Coastal Research, 264,605-614, DOI: 10.2112/JCOASTRES-D-09-00052.1, 2010.

Diez, M., C. B. Connor, S.E. Kruse, L. Connor, and I.P. Savov, Evidence of small-volume igneous diapirism in the shallow crust of the Colorado Plateau, San Rafael desert, Utah, Lithosphere, 2009, 1, 328-336, doi:10.1130/L61, 2009.

Kruse, S., M. Grasmueck, D. Or, and D. Viggiano, 4D GPR Point-Injection Experiments Targeting Vadose Zone Flow: Modeling and Field Experiments, 12th International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar, June 16-19, 2008, Birmingham, UK.

Guha, S., S. Kruse, and P. Wang, Joint time-frequency analysis of GPR data over layered sequences, The Leading Edge, 27 (11), 1454-1460, 2008.

Kruse, S., M. Grasmueck, M. Weiss, and D. Viggiano, Sinkhole structure imaging in covered karst terrain, Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L16405, doi:10.1029/2006GL026975, 2006.

Guha, S., S. Kruse, P. Wang and C. Connor , Time-frequency representation of GPR signals from coastal and volcanic deposits, 11th International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar, June 19-22, 2006, Columbus Ohio, USA.

Guha, S., S.E. Kruse, E.E. Wright, and U.E. Kruse, Spectral analysis of ground penetrating radar response to thin sedimentary layers, Geophysical Research Letters, 32, L23304, doi:10.1029/2005GL023933, 2005.

Schneider, J.A. and S.E. Kruse, Assessing natural and anthropogenic impacts on freshwater lens morphology on small barrier islands: Dog Island and St. George Island, Florida, Hydrogeology Journal, 14, 131-145, doi 10.1007/s10040-005-0442-9, 2005.

Moore, L.J., H.M. Jol, S. Kruse, S. Vandenburgh, and G. Kaminsky, Annual layers revealed by GPR in the subsurface of a prograding coastal barrier, southwest Washington, U.S.A., J. Sedimentary Research, 74(5), 690-696, 2004.

Peterson, V., S. Yurkovich, J. Burr, J. Ryan, and S. Kruse, A collaborative field-laboratory summer Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program in geosciences, Council on Undergraduate Research Quarterly, 24, 1, 13-17, 2003.

Kruse, S.E. and H.M. Jol, Amplitude analysis of repetitive GPR reflections on a Lake Bonneville delta, Utah, in Ground Penetrating Radar in Sediments, Bristow, C.S. and Jol, H.M. (eds), Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 211, 287-298, 2003.

Kruse, S.E. and H.M. Jol, Amplitude and Waveform Analysis of Repetitive GPR Reflections: A Lake Bonneville Delta, Utah, Ninth International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar, Proc. SPIE Vol., 4758, 285-290, 2002.

Kruse, S.E., J.C. Schneider, D.J. Campagna, J.A. Inman, and T.D. Hickey, Ground penetrating radar imaging of cap rock, caliche and carbonate strata, Journal of Applied Geophysics, 43, 239-249, 2000.

Kruse, S.E. and C. Bryant, Charcterization of the Relationships Between Surficial Geology, Vegetation, and Groundwater Flow and the Impact of Potential Reservoir Sites in the Caloosahatchee Basin Using Geophysical Methods, Report to South Florida Water Management District, 2000 18 p. plus appendices, 2000.

Kruse, S.E., J.C. Schneider, J.A. Inman, and J.A. Allen, Ground Penetrating Radar Imaging of the Freshwater/Saltwater Interface on a Carbonate Island, Key Largo, Florida, GPR 2000: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar, Gold Coast, Australia, p.335-340, SPIE Vol. 4084, 2000.

Radar-related theses

Leah Courtland (Ph.D. 2013) Deciphering Deposits: Using ground penetrating radar and numerical modeling to characterize the emplacement mechanisms and associated energetics of scoria cone eruptions

Susanne Ettinger (Ph.D. 2012), Université Blaise Pascal, Geomorphological impact of lahars on the southwestern flank of Cotopaxi volcano, Ecuador - drainage system and alluvial fan.

Stuart Bancroft (2010), Optimizing the imaging of multiple frequency GPR datasets using composite radargrams: An example from Santa Rosa Island, Florida.

Bradley Gooch (2010), Improving ground penetrating radar resolution of features of active sinkholes.

John Petriello (2007), co-advisor with Charles Connor, The nature of low aspect-ratio ignimbrite thinning at the Pululagua volcanic complex, Ecuador.

Swagata Guha (M.S. 2004), Ground penetrating response to thin layers: Examples from Waites Island, South Carolina

Chris Bryant (M.S. 2002), Ground penetrating radar imaging and seepage characteristics of impoundments, southwest Florida.

James Allen (B.S. Honors 2000), Computer Simulation of Ground Penetrating Radar Propagation Through A Freshwater/Saltwater Interface.