My Publications

Articles

[Smith and Neuberg, In Prep]
P. J. Smith and J. W. Neuberg. The attenuation of interface waves: why volcanic earthquakes are less damped than we thought. In Prep.
[Pitman et al., In Press]
E. B. Pitman, A. K. Patra, E. S. Calder, X. Bian, and P. J. Smith. Dynamic Tracking of Volcanic Rockfall Sources at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., In Press.
[Constantinescu et al., 2016]
Robert Constantinescu, Richard Robertson, Jan M. Lindsay, Roberto Tonini, Laura Sandri, Dmitri Rouwet, Patrick Smith, and Roderick Stewart. Application of the probabilistic model BET_UNREST during a volcanic unrest simulation exercise in Dominica, Lesser Antilles. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 2016. (doi:10.1002/2016GC006485)
[Rodgers et al., 2016]
Mel Rodgers, Patrick Smith, Tamsin A. Mather, and David M. Pyle. Quiescent-explosive transitions during dome-forming volcanic eruptions: Using seismicity to probe the volcanic processes leading to the 29 July 2008 Vulcanian Explosion of Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 2016. 2016JB013180. (doi:10.1002/2016JB013180)
[Christopher et al., 2015]
T. E. Christopher, J. Blundy, K. Cashman, P. Cole, M. Edmonds, P. J. Smith, R. S. J. Sparks, and A. Stinton. Crustal-scale degassing due to magma system destabilization and magma-gas decoupling at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 2015. (doi:10.1002/2015GC005791)
[Levy et al., 2015]
Clara Levy, Anne Mangeney, Fabian Bonilla, Clément Hibert, Eliza S. Calder, Patrick J. Smith, and Paul D. Cole. Friction weakening in granular flows deduced from seismic records at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat.. J. Geophys. Res., 2015. (doi:10.1002/2015JB012151)
[Cole et al., 2014a]
P. D. Cole, P. Smith, J.-C. Komorowski, F. Alfano, C. Bonadonna, A. Stinton, T. Christopher, H. M. Odbert, and S. Loughlin. Ash venting occurring both prior to and during lava extrusion at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat, from 2005 to 2010. In G. Wadge, R. Robertson, and B. Voight, editors, The Eruption of Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010, volume 39, pages 71–92. Geological Society Memoirs, London, 2014. (doi:10.1144/M39.4)
[Cole et al., 2014b]
P. D. Cole, P. J. Smith, A. J. Stinton, H. M. Odbert, M. L. Bernstein, J. C. Komorowski, and R. Stewart. Vulcanian Explosions at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat between 2008 and 2010. In G. Wadge, R. Robertson, and B. Voight, editors, The Eruption of Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010, volume 39, pages 93–111. Geological Society Memoirs, London, 2014. (doi:10.1144/M39.5)
[Lamb et al., 2014]
Oliver D. Lamb, Nick R. Varley, Tamsin A. Mather, David M. Pyle, Patrick J. Smith, and Emma J. Nicholson. Multiple timescales of cyclical behaviour observed at two dome-forming eruptions. J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., 284:106–121, 2014. (doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2014.07.013)
[Stinton et al., 2014]
Adam J. Stinton, Paul D. Cole, Roderick C. Stewart, Henry M. Odbert, and Patrick Smith. The 11 February 2010 partial dome collapse at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. In G. Wadge, R. Robertson, and B. Voight, editors, The Eruption of Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010, volume 39, pages 133–152. Geological Society Memoirs, London, 2014. (doi:10.1144/M39.7)
[Zhao et al., 2014]
Juan Zhao, Laurent Moretti, Anne Mangeney, Eleonore Stutzmann, Hiroo Kanamori, Yann Capdeville, Eliza Calder, Clément Hibert, Patrick J. Smith, Paul Cole, and Anne Le Friant. Model Space Exploration for Determining Landslide Source History from Long-Period Seismic Data. Pure Appl. Geophys., pages 1–25, 2014. (doi:10.1007/s00024-014-0852-5)

Books or Book Chapters

[Smith, 2014]
Patrick J. Smith. Volcano-Tectonic Seismicity of Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. In Michael Beer, Edoardo Patelli, Ioannis Kougioumtzoglou, and Ivan Siu-Kui Au, editors, Encyclopedia of Earthquake Engineering, pages 1–14. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2014. (doi:10.1007/978-3-642-36197-5_93-1)

Conference contributions

[Eyles et al., 2018]
Jade H. W. Eyles, Patrick J. Smith, Jessica H. Johnson, and Jenni Barclay. The Role of Accurate Earthquake Locations in the Mapping of a Volcanic Plumbing System. In V. Manville, editor, Programme and Abstracts, page 39. VMSG 54th Annual Conference, Leeds, UK, January 2018, January 2018.
[Sindija et al., 2018]
Dinko Sindija, J. W. Neuberg, and Patrick J. Smith. The analysis and interpretation of very long-period seismic signals on volcanoes. In V. Manville, editor, Programme and Abstracts, page 77. VMSG 54th Annual Conference, Leeds, UK, January 2018, January 2018.
[Rodgers et al., 2017a]
M. Rodgers, P. J. Smith, T. A Mather, and D. M. Pyle. Seismicity associated with quiescent-explosive transitions at dome forming eruptions: The July 2008 Vulcanian Explosion of Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. In Geophysical Research Abstracts, volume 19, pages EGU2017–10705. (European Geosciences Union, General Assembly), 2017.
[Rodgers et al., 2017b]
M. Rodgers, P. J. Smith, T. A Mather, and D. M. Pyle. The July 2008 Vulcanian Explosion of Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat: Using seismicity to investigate pre-eruption processes during quiescent-explosive transitions. (IAVCEI 2017 Scientific Assembly - August 14 - 18, Portland, Oregon, USA.), 2017. Abstract number: PE13B-143.
[Rodgers et al., 2016]
M. Rodgers, P. J. Smith, D. M. Pyle, and T. A. Mather. Waveform classification and statistical analysis of seismic precursors to the July 2008 Vulcanian Eruption of Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. In Geophysical Research Abstracts, volume 18, pages EGU2016–8336. (European Geosciences Union, General Assembly), 2016.
[Smith et al., 2016]
P. J. Smith, K. Pascal, and S. Hautmann. Strain signals associated with recent VT seismicity at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. In Sacks-Evertson strainmeters and their application in Volcanology and Earthquake Research. 1st International Workshop. Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution for Science, Washington DC, USA. 5-9 December, 2016., 2016.
[Latchman et al., 2015]
Joan L Latchman, Frederic Jean-Yves Dondin, Richard E.A. Robertson, Lloyd Lynch, Roderick Stewart, Patrick Smith, Chandradath Ramsingh, Nisha Nath, Hannah Ramsingh, Clevon Ash, and SRC Team. Insights on volcanic behaviour from the 2015 July 23-24 T-phase signals generated by eruptions at Kick-'em-Jenny Submarine Volcano, Grenada, Lesser Antilles. Abstract S44B-08 presented at 2015, Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, CA, 14-18 December 2015, 2015.
[Levy et al., 2015]
Clara Levy, Anne Mangeney, Fabian Bonilla, Clément Hibert, Eliza S. Calder, Patrick J. Smith, and Paul D. Cole. Friction weakening in granular flows deduced from seismic records at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. In Geophysical Research Abstracts, volume 17, pages EGU2015–14642. (European Geosciences Union, General Assembly), 2015.
[Smith et al., 2015]
P. J. Smith, R. C. Stewart, and T. Christopher. String theories: Recent volcano-tectonic seismicity at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. In Proceedings of IUGG XXVI General Assembly, Prague, Czech Republic. 2015.
[Lamb et al., 2014]
Oliver D. Lamb, Nick R. Varley, Tamsin A. Mather, David M. Pyle, Patrick J. Smith, and Emma J. Nicholson. Similar cyclic behaviour observed at two lava domes: Volcàn de Colima (Mexico) and Soufrière Hills Volcano (Montserrat). VMSG, Edinburgh, 2014, 2014.
[Rodgers et al., 2014]
M. Rodgers, P. J. Smith, D. M. Pyle, T. A. Mather, and S. Rodgers. Peakmatch - a New Program for Large-Scale Seismic Multiplet Analysis and Event Classification: An Application to Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. Abstract S21F-07 presented at 2014, Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, CA, 15-19 December 2014, 2014.
[Smith, 2014]
P. J. Smith. String theories: recent VT seismicity at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. In Comparing and testing different models for volcano seismicity. ESC Working Group on Volcano-seismology annual meeting, Leitrim, Ireland. 17-21 Nov 2014, 2014.
[Neuberg and Smith, 2013a]
J. W. Neuberg and P. J. Smith. On the use of seismic broadband sensors in volcanic settings. (IAVCEI 2013 Scientific Assembly - July 20 - 24, Kagoshima, Japan.), 2013. Abstract number: 3A2_2A-O12.
[Neuberg and Smith, 2013b]
J. W. Neuberg and P. J. Smith. Very-long-period seismic signals - filling the gap between deformation and seismicity. In Geophysical Research Abstracts, volume 15, page 11011. (European Geosciences Union, General Assembly), 2013.
[Zhao et al., 2013]
Juan Zhao, Anne Mangeney, Eléonore Stutzmann, Yann Capdeville, Laurent Moretti, Eliza S. Calder, Patrick J. Smith, Paul Cole, and Anne Le Friant. Model space exploration for determining landslide source history from long period seismic data. In Geophysical Research Abstracts, volume 15, page 2479. (European Geosciences Union, General Assembly), 2013.
[Cole et al., 2012]
P. D. Cole, P. J. Smith, J.-C. Komorowski, F. Alfano, C. Bonadonna, A. Stinton, T. Christopher, and S. Loughlin. Ash Venting - a precursor to lava extrusion and explosive events at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. presented at Cities on Volcanoes 7 Conference, Colima, Mexico, 19-23 November, 2012.
[Demonte et al., 2012]
P. J. Demonte, J. W. Neuberg, and P. J. Smith. Determining the depth of seismic events at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. presented at VMSG 2012 Annual Meeting University of Durham, Durham, UK 4-6 January, 2012.
[Neuberg and Smith, 2012]
J. W. Neuberg and P. J. Smith. The story that very-long period seismic signals can tell us about a volcanic event. presented at Cities on Volcanoes 7 Conference, Colima, Mexico, 19-23 November, 2012.
[Smith et al., 2012]
Patrick J. Smith, R. C. Stewart, and T. Christopher. Strings and things: seismicity and Soufrière Hills Volcano since February 2010. presented at Cities on Volcanoes 7 Conference, Colima, Mexico, 19-23 November, 2012.
[Pitman et al., 2011]
E. Bruce Pitman, Xiaoyan Bian, Eliza S. Calder, and Patrick J. Smith. Rockfall Source Prediction. presented at 2011 Soufrière Hills Volcano 15 Years On Conference, MVO, Montserrat, W.I., 4-8 April, 2011.
[Smith and Neuberg, 2011]
Patrick J. Smith and J. W. Neuberg. The attenuation of interface waves: why volcanic earthquakes are less damped than we thought. presented at 2011 Soufrière Hills Volcano 15 Years On Conference, MVO, Montserrat, W.I., 4-8 April, 2011.
[Stewart et al., 2011]
Roderick C. Stewart, Thomas Christopher, Patrick J. Smith, and Benoît Taisne. VT Strings - What? Where? Why? presented at 2011 Soufrière Hills Volcano 15 Years On Conference, MVO, Montserrat, W.I., 4-8 April, 2011.
[Taisne and Smith, 2011]
Benoît Taisne and Patrick J. Smith. What can seismic amplitude ratio analysis tell us about source locations at SHV? presented at 2011 Soufrière Hills Volcano 15 Years On Conference, MVO, Montserrat, W.I., 4-8 April, 2011.
[Taisne et al., 2011]
Benoît Taisne, Florent Brenguier, Alexandre Nercessian, Francois Beauducel, and Patrick J. Smith. Real time magma transport imaging and earthquake localization using seismic amplitude ratio analysis. EOS Trans. AGU, 92, 2011. Fall Meet Suppl., Abstract V43F-02.
[Zhao et al., 2011]
Juan Zhao, Anne Mangeney, Laurent Moretti, Eleonore Stutzmann, Eliza S. Calder, Patrick J. Smith, Yann Capdeville, Anne Le Friant, Paul Cole, Richard Luckett, and Richie Robertson. Detection and characterization of debris avalanche and pyroclastic flow dynamics from the simulation of the seismic signal they generate: application to Montserrat, Lesser Antilles. EOS Trans. AGU, 92, 2011. Fall Meet Suppl., Abstract V43F-03.
[Smith and Neuberg, 2010]
P. J. Smith and J. W. Neuberg. The attenuation of interface waves: implications for low-frequency volcanic earthquakes. In Geophysical Research Abstracts, volume 12, page 11329. (European Geosciences Union, General Assembly), 2010.
[Smith and Neuberg, 2009]
P. J. Smith and J. W. Neuberg. The Intrinsic Damping of Low-Frequency Events due to Viscous Magma. In Interactions between tectonic and volcanic activity and implications for eruption forecasting. ESC Working Group on Volcano-seismology annual meeting, Sao Roque de Pico, Pico Island, Azores, Portugal, 13-19 September, 2009.
[Smith and Stewart, 2009]
P. J. Smith and R. C. Stewart. Large repeating VTs at the Soufrière Hills Volcano: what do they mean? In Interactions between tectonic and volcanic activity and implications for eruption forecasting. ESC Working Group on Volcano-seismology annual meeting, Sao Roque de Pico, Pico Island, Azores, Portugal, 13-19 September, 2009.
[Smith and Neuberg, 2008a]
P. J. Smith and J. W. Neuberg. Constraining magma properties by estimation of Q from low-frequency seismicity. In Understanding Volcanoes, IAVCEI 2008 General Assembly, 17-22 August, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2008. Abstract No. 233.
[Smith and Neuberg, 2008b]
P. J. Smith and J. W. Neuberg. Constraining magma properties through low-frequency volcanic earthquakes. In Characterization of volcanic regimes using continuous seismic data... and possibly more!. ESC Working Group on Volcano-seismology annual meeting, Managua and León, Nicaragua, 21-27 September, 2008.
[Neuberg et al., 2007a]
J. Neuberg, P. J Smith, D. Green, M. Collombet, L. Collier, C. Hammer, and J. Key. From seismograms to magma: Interpreting broadband seismic signals in terms of magmatic processes. In Geophysical Research Abstracts, volume 9, page 4465. (European Geosciences Union, General Assembly), 2007.
[Neuberg et al., 2007b]
J. W. Neuberg, P. J. Smith, A. Poxon, J. Key, and J. Johnson. Towards a quantitative, seismic magma flow meter. In Lucio Ubertini, Piergiorgio Manciola, Stefano Casadei, and Salvatore Grimaldi, editors, Earth: Our Changing Planet. Proceedings of IUGG XXIV General Assembly Perugia, Italy. 2007. ISBN: 978-88-95852-25-4, Abstract JVS004-2453.
[Smith and Neuberg, 2007a]
P. J. Smith and J. W. Neuberg. Different aspects of seismic amplitude decay in viscous magma. British Geophysical Association (BGA) Postgraduate Research in Geophysics Meeting, University of Cardiff, 2007.
[Smith and Neuberg, 2007b]
P. J. Smith and J. W. Neuberg. An amplitude battle: attenuation in bubbly magma versus conduit resonance. In Lucio Ubertini, Piergiorgio Manciola, Stefano Casadei, and Salvatore Grimaldi, editors, Earth: Our Changing Planet. Proceedings of IUGG XXIV General Assembly Perugia, Italy. 2007. ISBN: 978-88-95852-25-4, Abstract JVS004-2444.
[Smith and Neuberg, 2007c]
P. J. Smith and J. W. Neuberg. Linking low-frequency events to conduit properties. In Geophysical Research Abstracts, volume 9, page 4480. (European Geosciences Union, General Assembly), 2007.
[Smith and Neuberg, 2007d]
P. J. Smith and J. W. Neuberg. Low-frequency coda decay: separating the different components of amplitude loss. In Hot and Cold: Seismicity associated with geothermal areas and ice-covered volcanoes. ESC Working Group on Volcano-seismology annual meeting, Nesbud, Iceland, 9-16 September, 2007.
[Smith and Neuberg, 2007e]
P. J. Smith and J. W. Neuberg. Using the Seismic Amplitude Decay of Low-Frequency Events to Constrain Magma Properties. EOS Trans. AGU, 88(52), 2007. Fall Meet Suppl., Abstract V51D-0782.
[Smith and Neuberg, 2006]
P. J. Smith and J. W. Neuberg. Combining magma flow models with seismic signals. In Seismicity related to the reactivation of dormant volcanoes. ESC Working Group on Volcano-seismology annual meeting, Olot, Spain. 18 - 24 September, 2006.

Theses and Dissertations

[Smith, 2010]
P. J. Smith. Attenuation of Volcanic Seismic Signals. PhD thesis, School of Earth and Environment, The University of Leeds, 2010. http://etheses.whiterose.ac.uk/id/eprint/1131.
[Smith, 2006]
P. J. Smith. Combining magma flow models with seismic signals. Master's thesis, School of Earth and Environment, The University of Leeds, 2006.
[Smith, 2004]
P. J. Smith. A magnetic investigation into the extent of Palaeogene dyke intrusion in the area south-east of Porthmadog, North Wales. B.Sc. Dissertation, Department of Earth Sciences, The University of Durham, 2004.

Technical Reports

[Stinton et al., 2017a]
A. Stinton, V. Bass, T. Christopher, N. Edgecombe, M. Fergus, K. Pascal, P. Smith, R. Stewart, and R. Syers. MVO Scientific Report for Volcanic Activity between 1 April and 30 September 2017. Open-file Report 17/02, Montserrat Volcano Observatory, 2017.
[Stinton et al., 2017b]
A. Stinton, V. Bass, T. Christopher, M. Fergus, K. Pascal, P. Smith, R. Stewart, R. Syers, and P. Williams. MVO Scientific Report for Volcanic Activity between 1 October 2016 and 31 March 2017. Open-file Report 17/01, Montserrat Volcano Observatory, 2017.
[Stinton et al., 2016a]
A. Stinton, V. Bass, T. Christopher, N. Edgecombe, M. Fergus, K. Pascal, P. Smith, R. Stewart, R. Syers, and C. Williams. MVO Scientific Report for Volcanic Activity between 1 October 2015 and 30 April 2016. Open-file Report 16/02, Montserrat Volcano Observatory, 2016.
[Stinton et al., 2016b]
A. Stinton, V. Bass, T. Christopher, M. Fergus, K. Pascal, P. Smith, R. Stewart, R. Syers, and P. Williams. MVO Scientific Report for Volcanic Activity between 1 May and 30 September 2016. Open-file Report 16/03, Montserrat Volcano Observatory, 2016.
[Robertson et al., 2015]
Richard E. A. Robertson, Joan L. Latchman, Lloyd Lynch, Frederic Dondin, Clevon Ash, Michal Camejo, Thomas Christopher, Omari Graham, Machel Higgins, Viveka Jackson, Erouscilla Joseph, Alia Juman, Ian Juman, Nisha Nath, Chan Ramsingh, Hannah Ramsingh, Graham Ryan, Patrick Smith, Roderick Stewart, and Adam Stinton. Report on the 2015 unrest activity at Kick-'em-Jenny submarine volcano, Grenada. Open-file Report 2015-2, Seismic Research Centre, University of the West Indies, 2015.
[Stewart et al., 2014]
R. Stewart, V. Bass, T. Christopher, P. Cole, F. Dondin, E. Joseph, K. Pascal, P. Smith, A. Stinton, R. Syers, and P. Williams. MVO Scientific Report for Volcanic Activity between 1 May 2013 and 31 August 2014. Open-file Report 14/02, Montserrat Volcano Observatory, 2014.
[Stewart et al., 2013a]
R. Stewart, V. Bass, T. Christopher, P. Cole, F. Dondin, M. Higgins, E. Joseph, K. Pascal, P. Smith, A. Stinton, R. Syers, and P. Williams. MVO scientific report for Volcanic Activity between 13 October 2012 and 30 April 2013. Open-file Report 13/06, Montserrat Volcano Observatory, 2013.
[Stewart et al., 2013b]
R. Stewart, V. Bass, T. Christopher, K. Pascal, P. Smith, A. Stinton, R. Syers, and P. Williams. MVO scientific report for Volcanic Activity between 01 May 2013 and 30 September 2013. Open-file Report 13/08, Montserrat Volcano Observatory, 2013.
[Stewart et al., 2013c]
R. C. Stewart, P. J. Smith, and V. Bass. Microseismicity Induced During Geothermal Exploration on Montserrat. Open-file Report 13/07, Montserrat Volcano Observatory, 2013.
[Cole et al., 2012a]
P. Cole, V. Bass, T. Christopher, S. Melander, K. Pascal, P. Smith, R. Stewart, A. Stinton, and R. Syers. MVO scientific report for volcanic activity between 1 May 2012 and 12 October 2012. Open-file Report 12/02, Montserrat Volcano Observatory, 2012.
[Cole et al., 2012b]
P. Cole, V. Bass, T. Christopher, H. Odbert, P. Smith, R. Stewart, A. Stinton, R. Syers, and P. Williams. MVO scientific report for volcanic activity between 1 November 2011 and 30 April 2012. Open-file Report 12/01, Montserrat Volcano Observatory, 2012.
[Cole et al., 2011a]
P. Cole, V. Bass, T. Christopher, C. Murrell, H. Odbert, P. Smith, R. Stewart, A. Stinton, R. Syers, and P. Williams. MVO scientific report for volcanic activity between 1 May 2011 and 31 October 2011 prepared for the sixteenth meeting of the Scientific Advisory Committee 14 - 16 November 2011. Open-file Report 11/02, Montserrat Volcano Observatory, 2011.
[Cole et al., 2011b]
P. Cole, V. Bass, T. Christopher, C. Murrell, H. Odbert, P. Smith, R. Stewart, A. Stinton, R. Syers, and P. Williams. MVO scientific report for volcanic activity between 1 November 2010 and 30 April 2011. Open-file Report 11/01, Montserrat Volcano Observatory, 2011.
[Cole et al., 2010]
P. Cole, V. Bass, T. Christopher, C. Eligon, C. Murrell, H. Odbert, P. Smith, R. Stewart, R. Stinton, A. Syers, R. Robertson, and P. Williams. Report to the Scientific Advisory Committee on Volcanic Activity at Soufrière Hills Volcano Montserrat - Report on Activity between 28 February 2010 and 31 October 2010. Open-file Report 10/02a, Montserrat Volcano Observatory, 2010.
[Robertson et al., 2009]
R. Robertson, L. Badal, V. Bass, T. Christopher, L. Chardot, M. Fergus, N. Fournier, M. Higgins, E. Joseph, J.-C. Komorowski, H. Odbert, R. Simpson, P. Smith, R. Stewart, J. Stone, R. Syers, B. Taisne, and P. Williams. Report for the Scientific Advisory Committee on Montserrat Volcanic Activity. Open-file Report 09/03, Montserrat Volcano Observatory, 2009.