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S. Barbot, N. Lapusta, and J.-P. Avouac, Under the Hood of the Earthquake Machine: Toward Predictive Modeling of the Seismic Cycle, Science 11 May 2012: 336 (6082), 707-710 [DOI:10.1126/science.1218796] on-line

T. J. Ader, J.-P. Ampuero and J.-P. Avouac The role of transient slow slip on the modulation of tectonic tremor activity by periodic loading, Geophys. Res. Lett. (submitted) PDF

S. Xu, Y. Ben-Zion and J.-P. Ampuero Properties of Inelastic Yielding Zones Generated by In-plane Dynamic Ruptures: I. Model description and basic results, Geophys. J. Int. (submitted) PDF

S. Xu, Y. Ben-Zion and J.-P. Ampuero Properties of Inelastic Yielding Zones Generated by In-plane Dynamic Ruptures: II. Detailed parameter-space study Geophys. J. Int. (submitted) PDF

A. A. Gabriel, J.-P. Ampuero, L. A. Dalguer and P. M. Mai The transition of dynamic rupture styles in elastic media under velocity-weakening friction J. Geophys. Res. (submitted) PDF

Y. Huang, L. Meng and J.-P. Ampuero (2012) A dynamic model of the frequency-dependent rupture process of the 2011 Tohoku-Oki earthquake, in Earth, Planets and Space, special issue "The 2011 Tohoku Earthquake" (accepted for publication) PDF

O. Lengline, J. E. Elkhoury, G. Daniel, J. Schmittbuhl, R. Toussaint, J.-P. Ampuero and M. Bouchon (2012) Interplay of seismic and aseismic deformations during earthquake swarms: an experimental approach Earth Plan. Sci. Lett., 331-332, 215-223 PDF  on-line

C. Pelties, J. de la Puente, J.-P. Ampuero, G. Brietzke and M. Kaeser (2012) Three-dimensional dynamic rupture simulation with a high-order Discontinuous Galerkin method on unstructured tetrahedral meshes J. Geophys. Res., 117, B02309, doi:10.1029/2011JB008857 PDF  on-line

Y. Huang and J.-P. Ampuero (2011) Pulse-like ruptures induced by low-velocity fault zones J. Geophys. Res., 116, B12307, doi:10.1029/2011JB008684 PDF  on-line

Y. Kaneko and J.-P. Ampuero (2011) A mechanism for preseismic steady rupture fronts observed in laboratory experiments Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L21307, doi:10.1029/2011GL049953 PDF  on-line

T. Yamaguchi, M. Morishita, M. Doi, T. Hori, H. Sakaguchi and J.-P. Ampuero (2011) Gutenberg-Richter's law in sliding friction of gels J. Geophys. Res., 116, B12306, doi:10.1029/2011JB008415 PDF  on-line

O. Lengline, R. Toussaint, J. Schmittbuhl, J. Elkhoury, J.-P. Ampuero , K. T. Tallakstad, S. Santucci and K. J. Maloy (2011) Average crack-front velocity during subcritical fracture propagation in a heterogeneous medium Phys. Rev. E, 84, 036104 PDF  on-line

Y Kaneko, J.-P. Ampuero and N. Lapusta (2011) Spectral-element simulations of long-term fault slip: Effect of low-rigidity layers on earthquake-cycle dynamics J. Geophys. Res., 116, B10313, doi:10.1029/2011JB008395 PDF  on-line

K. Ariyoshi, T. Matsuzawa, J.-P. Ampuero, R. Nakata, T. Hori, Y. Kaneda, R. Hino and A. Hasegawa (2011) Migration process of very low-frequency events based on a chain-reaction model and its application to the detection of preseismic slip for megathrust earthquakes Earth, Planets and Space, in press, doi:10.5047/eps.2010.09.003 PDF  Abstract  on-line

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