Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Asst Prof Judith Hubbard

NRF Fellow, Earth Observatory of Singapore
Nanyang Assistant Professor (NRF)

Asian School of the Environment
College of Science

Phone: (+65)6592 7537
Office: N2-01a-07

  • PhD Harvard University 2011
  • MA Harvard University 2009
  • BS(Hons) (Geology) California Institute of Technology 2005
Research Grant
  • NRF Research Fellowship (2013-)
Current Projects
  • Assessing Seismic Hazards in Southeast Asia by Characterizing the Geometries and Slip Histories of Active Faults
Selected Publications
  • Judith Hubbard, Rafael Almeida, Anna Foster, Soma Nath Sapkota, Paula Bürgi, Paul Tapponnier. (2016). Structural segmentation controlled the 2015 Mw 7.8 Gorkha earthquake rupture in Nepal. Geology, 44(8), 639-642.
  • Maomao Wang, Judith Hubbard, Andreas Plesch, John H Shaw, Lining Wang. (2016). Three‐dimensional seismic velocity structure in the Sichuan basin, China. Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth, .
  • McAuliffe, Lee J.; Dolan, James F.; Rhodes, Edward J.; Hubbard, Judith; Shaw, John H.; Pratt, Thomas L. (2015). Paleoseismologic evidence for large-magnitude (M-w 7.5-8.0) earthquakes on the Ventura blind thrust fault: Implications for multifault ruptures in the Transverse Ranges of southern California. GEOSPHERE, 11, 1629-1650.
  • E. M. Hill, H. Yue, S. Barbot, T. Lay, P. Tapponnier, I. Hermawan, J. Hubbard, P. Banerjee, L. Feng, D. Natawidjaja, K. Sieh. (2015). The 2012 Mw 8.6 Wharton Basin earthquake: A cascade of great earthquakes generated by near-orthogonal, young, oceanic-mantle faults. Journal of Geophysical research, 120, 3723-3747.
  • Hubbard, Judith; Barbot, Sylvain; Hill, Emma M.; Tapponnier, Paul. (2015). Coseismic slip on shallow decollement megathrusts: implications for seismic and tsunami hazard. Earth - Science Reviews, 141, 45-55.

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