Sergei Lebedev

Mallet Assistant Professor of Seismology
Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
School of Cosmic Physics
Geophysics Section
5 Merrion Square, Dublin 2, Ireland

Tel: +353-1-653-5147 x240
Fax: +353-1-443-0575
sergei AT cp.dias.ie

Sergei Lebedev


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Peer-reviewed papers

    In Press

  • Becker, T.W., S. Lebedev. Dynamics of the upper mantle in light of seismic anisotropy. In: Mantle Convection and its Surface Expressions, Cottaar, S. et al., eds., AGU Monograph, Washington DC, in press, 2020. doi:10.31223/osf.io/kaznt. PDF.

  • Published

  • Celli, N.L., S. Lebedev, A.J. Schaeffer, C. Gaina. African cratonic lithosphere carved by mantle plumes. Nature Communications, 11, 92, doi:10.1038/s41467-019-13871-2, 2020. HTML or PDF.

  • Celli, N.L., S. Lebedev, A.J. Schaeffer, M. Ravenna, C. Gaina. The upper mantle beneath the South Atlantic Ocean, South America and Africa from waveform tomography with massive data sets, Geophys. J. Int., 221, 178–204, https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggz574, 2020. HTML or PDF.

  • Lebedev, S., R. Bonadio, C. Gómez-García, J.I. de Laat, L. Bérdi, B. Chagas de Melo, D. Farrell, D. Stalling, C. Tirel, L. Collins, S. McCarthy, B. O’Donoghue, A. Schwenk, M. Smyth, C.J. Bean, and the SEA-SEIS Team. Education and public engagement using an active research project: lessons and recipes from the SEA-SEIS North Atlantic Expedition’s programme for Irish schools. Geoscience Communication, 2, 143–155, https://doi.org/10.5194/gc-2019-13, 2019. HTML or PDF.

  • Warren-Smith, E., B. Fry, L. Wallace, E. Chon, S. Henrys, A. Sheehan, K. Mochizuki, S. Schwartz, S. Webb, S. Lebedev. Episodic stress and fluid pressure cycling in subducting oceanic crust during slow slip. Nature Geoscience, 12, 475–481, doi:10.1038/s41561-019-0367-x, 2019. HTML

  • Steinberger, B., E. Bredow, S. Lebedev, A. Schaeffer, T. H. Torsvik. Widespread volcanism in the Greenland-North Atlantic region explained by the Iceland plume. Nature Geoscience, 12, 61–68, doi:10.1038/s41561-018-0251-0, 2019. HTML

  • O'Reilly, B.M., M. Prada, F. Lavoue, S. Lebedev. Predicting fluid pressure in sedimentary basins from seismic tomography. Geophys. J. Int., 219, 1421–1430, https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggz378, 2019. HTML or PDF.

  • Carvalho, J., R. Bonadio, G. Silveira, S. Lebedev, J. Mata, P. Arroucau, T. Meier, N. L. Celli. Evidence for high temperature in the upper mantle beneath Cape Verde archipelago from Rayleigh-wave phase-velocity measurements. Tectonophysics, 770, 228225, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2019.228225, 2019. HTML or PDF.

  • Prada, M., F. Lavoué, M. M. Saqab, B. M. O’Reilly, S. Lebedev, J. J. Walsh, C. Childs, Across-axis variations in petrophysical properties of the North Porcupine Basin, offshore Ireland: new insights from long-streamer traveltime tomography. Basin Research, 31, 59–76, doi:10.1111/bre.12308, 2018. HTML or PDF.

  • Golos, E. M., H. Fang, H. Yao, H. Zhang, S. Burdick, F. Vernon. A. Schaeffer, S. Lebedev, R. D. van der Hilst. Shear-wave tomography beneath the United States using a joint inversion of surface and body waves. J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2017JB014894, 2018. HTML or PDF (21.6 MB).

  • Ravenna, M., S. Lebedev, J. Fullea, J. M.-C. Adam. Shear-wave velocity structure of southern Africa's lithosphere: Variations in the thickness and composition of cratons and their effect on topography. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 19, 1499–1518, https://doi.org/10.1029/2017GC007399, 2018. HTML or PDF (2.4 MB). Access the data.

  • Bonadio, R., W.H. Geissler, S. Lebedev, J. Fullea, M. Ravenna, N.L. Celli, W. Jokat, M. Jegen, C. Sens-Schönfelder, K. Baba. Hot upper mantle beneath the Tristan da Cunha Hotspot, from probabilistic Rayleigh-wave inversion and petrological modeling. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 19, 1412–1428, https://doi.org/10.1002/2017GC007347, 2018. HTML or PDF (2.9 MB).

  • Lebedev, S., A. J. Schaeffer, J. Fullea, V. Pease, Seismic tomography of the Arctic region: Inferences for the thermal structure and evolution of the lithosphere. In Pease, V. & Coakley, B. (eds.) Circum-Arctic Lithosphere Evolution. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 460, 419-440, https://doi.org/10.1144/SP460.10, 2018.

  • Ravenna, M., S. Lebedev. Bayesian inversion of surface-wave data for radial and azimuthal shear-wave anisotropy, with applications to central Mongolia and west-central Italy. Geophys. J. Int., 213, 278-300, DOI:10.1093/gji/ggx497, 2018. HTML or PDF (8.5 MB).

  • Agius, M. R., S. Lebedev. Complex, multi-layered azimuthal anisotropy beneath Tibet: Evidence for co-existing channel flow and pure-shear crustal thickening. Geophys. J. Int., 210, 1823-1844, DOI:10.1093/gji/ggx266, 2017. HTML or PDF (20 MB).

  • Prada, M., F. Lavoue, B.M. O'Reilly, S. Lebedev, Y. Yuan, C.Gras. High-Resolution Seismic Velocity Structure of the Shallow Porcupine Basin From Traveltime Tomography and Waveform Inversion of Long-Streamer Data. Extended Abstract, AAPG/SEG International Conference and Exhibition, London, England, October 15-18, 2017. PDF.

  • Watremez, L., M. Prada, T. Minshull, B. O’Reilly, C. Chen, T. Reston, P. Shannon, G. Wagner, V. Gaw, D. Klaeschen, R. Edwards, S. Lebedev. Deep structure of the Porcupine Basin from wide-angle seismic data. In Geological Society, London, Petroleum Geology Conference series, Vol. 8, pp. PGC8-26. Geological Society of London. 2016. HTML or PDF (11.2 MB).

  • Meier, T., R. Soomro, L. Viereck, S. Lebedev, H.J. Behrmann, C. Weidle, L. Cristiano, R. Hanemann. Mesozoic and Cenozoic Evolution of the Central European Lithosphere. Tectonophysics, 692, 58–73, doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2016.09.016, 2016. HTML or PDF (2.9 MB).

  • Schaeffer, A. J., S. Lebedev, T. W. Becker. Azimuthal seismic anisotropy in the Earth's upper mantle and the thickness of tectonic plates. Geophys. J. Int., 207, 901–933, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggw309, 2016. HTML or PDF, full resolution (37 MB) or PDF, reduced-size preprint (3.8 MB), and PDF Supplementary Material (4 MB).

  • Soomro, R.A., C. Weidle, L. Cristiano, S. Lebedev, T. Meier. Phase velocities of Rayleigh and Love waves in central and northern Europe from automated, broadband, inter-station measurements, Geophys. J. Int., 204, 517–534, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggv462, 2016. HTML or PDF (8.5 MB).

  • Becker, T. W., A. J. Schaeffer, S. Lebedev, C. P. Conrad. Toward a generalized plate motion reference frame. Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL063695, 2015. HTML or PDF (1.9 MB) and PDF Supplementary Material (3.2 MB).

  • Schaeffer, A. J., S. Lebedev. Global heterogeneity of the lithosphere and underlying mantle: A seismological appraisal based on multimode surface-wave dispersion analysis, shear-velocity tomography, and tectonic regionalization. Invited Review in: "The Earth's Heterogeneous Mantle," A. Khan and F. Deschamps (eds.), pp. 3–46, Springer Geophysics, doi:10.1007/978-3-319-15627-9_1, 2015. PDF, reduced-size preprint (4.1 MB) or PDF, full resolution (16 MB).

  • Agius, M. R., S. Lebedev. Shear-velocity structure, radial anisotropy and dynamics of the Tibetan crust. Geophys. J. Int., 199, 1395–1415, 2014. HTML or PDF, reduced (1.7 MB) or PDF, full resolution (10.2 MB).

  • Vozar, J., A.G. Jones, J. Fullea, M.R. Agius, S. Lebedev, F. Le Pape, W. Wei. Integrated geophysical-petrological modeling of lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary in central Tibet using electromagnetic and seismic data. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 15, 3965–3988, doi:10.1002/2014GC005365, 2014. HTML or PDF (2 MB).

  • Licciardi, A., N. Piana Agostinetti, S. Lebedev, A. Schaeffer, P. Readman, C. Horan, Moho depth and Vp/Vs in Ireland from teleseismic receiver functions analysis. Geophys. J. Int., 199, 561–579, 2014. HTML or PDF (4.9 MB).

  • Schaeffer, A. J., S. Lebedev. Imaging the North American continent using waveform inversion of global and USArray data. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 402, 26–41, 2014. HTML or PDF (9.4 MB).

  • Becker, T. W., C. P. Conrad, A. J. Schaeffer, S. Lebedev. Origin of azimuthal seismic anisotropy in oceanic plates and mantle. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 401, 236–250, 2014. HTML or PDF (5.1 MB) and PDF Supplementary Materials (1.8 MB).

  • Legendre, C. P., F. Deschamps, L. Zhao, S. Lebedev, Q.-F. Chen. Anisotropic Rayleigh-wave phase-velocity maps of Eastern China. J. Geophys. Res., 119, 4802–4820, 2014. HTML or PDF (11.8 MB). [WINNER, Best Postdoc Publication Award of the Ministry of Science and Technology of Taiwan, 2014 (C. Legende).]

  • Burov, E., T. Francois, P. Agard, L. Le Pourhiet, B. Meyer, C. Tirel, S. Lebedev, P. Yamato, J.-P. Brun. Rheological and geodynamic controls on the mechanisms of subduction and HP/UHP exhumation of crustal rocks during continental collision: Insights from numerical models. Invited Review, Tectonophysics, DOI: 10.1016/j.tecto.2014.04.033, 2014. HTML

  • Fry, B., F. Davey, D. Eberhart-Phillips, S. Lebedev. Depth variable crustal anisotropy, patterns of crustal weakness, and destructive earthquakes in Canterbury, New Zealand, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 392, 50–57, 2014. HTML or PDF (3.4 MB).

  • Sodoudi, F., X. Yuan, R. Kind, S. Lebedev, J. Adam, E. Kästle, F. Tilmann. Seismic evidence for stratification in composition and anisotropic fabric within the thick lithosphere of Kalahari Craton. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 14, 5393–5412, DOI: 10.1002/2013GC004955, 2013. HTML or PDF (2.1 MB).

  • Agius, M. R., S. Lebedev. Tibetan and Indian lithospheres in the upper mantle beneath Tibet: Evidence from broadband surface-wave dispersion. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 14, 4260–4281, doi:10.1002/ggge.20274, 2013. HTML or PDF (2.2 MB).

  • Schaeffer, A. J., S. Lebedev. Global shear-speed structure of the upper mantle and transition zone. Geophys. J. Int., 194, 417–449, 2013. HTML or PDF (3.6 MB). [WINNER, GJI Student Author Award for best paper, 2013 (A. Schaeffer).]

  • Lebedev, S., J. M.-C. Adam, T. Meier. Mapping the Moho with seismic surface waves: A review, resolution analysis, and recommended inversion strategies. Invited Review, Tectonophysics, "Moho" special issue, 609, 377–394, 2013. HTML or PDF (2.1 MB).

  • Tirel, C., J.-P. Brun, E. Burov, M.J.R. Wortel, S. Lebedev. A plate tectonics oddity: Caterpillar-walk exhumation of subducted continental crust. Geology, 41, 555–558, 2013. HTML or PDF (0.8 MB), PDF Supplementary Materials (10.2 MB), the Movie (0.8 MB).

  • Adam, J. M.-C., S. Lebedev. Azimuthal anisotropy beneath southern Africa, from very-broadband, surface-wave dispersion measurements. Geophys. J. Int., 191, 155–174, 2012. PDF (5.2 MB). [WINNER, GJI Student Author Award for best paper, 2012 (J. Adam).]

  • Legendre, C., T. Meier, S. Lebedev, W. Friederich, L. Viereck-Goette. A shear-wave velocity model of the European upper mantle from automated inversion of seismic shear and surface waveforms. Geophys. J. Int., 191, 282–304, 2012. PDF (12.0 MB).

  • Fullea, J., S. Lebedev, M. R. Agius, A. G. Jones, J. C. Afonso. Lithospheric structure in the Baikal–central Mongolia region from integrated geophysical-petrological inversion of surface-wave data and topographic elevation. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 13, Q0AK09, doi:10.1029/2012GC004138, 2012. PDF (1.0 MB).

  • Pawlak, A., D. W. Eaton, F. Darbyshire, S. Lebedev, I. D. Bastow. Crustal anisotropy beneath Hudson Bay from ambient noise tomography: Evidence for post-orogenic lower-crustal flow? J. Geophys. Res., 117, B08301, doi:10.1029/2011JB009066, 2012. PDF (1.9 MB). [Highlighted in "Tectonics: Ancient channel flow", Nature Geoscience, 5, 520, 2012.]

  • Polat, G., S. Lebedev, P. W. Readman, B. M. O'Reilly, F. Hauser. Anisotropic Rayleigh-wave tomography of Ireland's crust: Implications for crustal accretion and evolution within the Caledonian Orogen, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L04302, doi:10.1029/2012GL051014, 2012. PDF (0.5 MB).

  • Becker, T. W., S. Lebedev, M. D. Long. On the relationship between azimuthal anisotropy from shear wave splitting and surface wave tomography, J. Geophys. Res., 117, B01306, doi:10.1029/2011JB008705, 2012. PDF (4.2 MB).

  • Endrun, B., S. Lebedev, T. Meier, C. Tirel, W. Friederich. Complex layered deformation within the Aegean crust and mantle revealed by seismic anisotropy, Nature Geoscience, 4, 203–207, 2011. PDF (0.9 MB). Supplementary Materials (6.4 MB).

  • Bartzsch, S., S. Lebedev, T. Meier. Resolving the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary with seismic Rayleigh waves, Geophys. J. Int., 186, 1152-1164, 2011. PDF (1.1 MB)

  • Roux, E., M. Moorkamp, A.G. Jones, M. Bischoff, B. Endrun, S. Lebedev, T. Meier. Joint inversion of long-period magnetotelluric data and surface-wave dispersion curves for anisotropic structure: Application to data from Central Germany, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L05304, doi:10.1029/2010GL046358, 2011. PDF (0.2 MB).

  • Zhang, X., H. Paulssen, S. Lebedev, T. Meier. 3D shear velocity structure beneath the Gulf of California from Rayleigh wave dispersion, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 279, 255-262, 2009. PDF (2.2 MB)

  • Lebedev, S., J. Boonen, J. Trampert. Seismic structure of Precambrian lithosphere: New constraints from broadband surface-wave dispersion,  Lithos, Special Issue "Continental Lithospheric Mantle: the Petro-Geophysical Approach", 109, 96-111, 2009. PDF (3.0 MB)

  • Darbyshire, F., S. Lebedev. Rayleigh wave phase-velocity heterogeneity and multi-layered azimuthal anisotropy of the Superior Craton, Ontario, Geophys. J. Int., 176, 215-234, 2009. PDF (2.6 MB)

  • Qin, Y., Y. Capdeville, V. Maupin, J.-P. Montagner, S. Lebedev, E. Beucler. SPICE Benchmark for global tomographic methods, Geophys. J. Int., 175, 598-616, 2008. PDF (2.9 MB)

  • Deschamps, F., S. Lebedev, T. Meier, J. Trampert. Stratified seismic anisotropy reveals past and present deformation beneath the East-central United States, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 274, 489-498, 2008. PDF (1.9 MB)

  • Endrun, B., T. Meier, S. Lebedev, M. Bohnhoff, G. Stavrakakis, H.-P. Harjes. S velocity structure and radial anisotropy in the Aegean region from surface wave dispersion, Geophys. J. Int., 174, 593-616, 2008. PDF (3.0 MB)

  • Visser, K., J. Trampert, S. Lebedev, B. L. N. Kennett. Reply to comment by A. Tommasi and D. Mainprice on "Probability of radial anisotropy in the deep mantle" by Visser et al. (2008). Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 276, 226-227, 2008. PDF (85 KB)

  • Visser, K., J. Trampert, S. Lebedev, B. L. N. Kennett. Probability of radial anisotropy in the deep mantle, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 270, 241--250, 2008. PDF (1.9 MB)

  • Deschamps, F., S. Lebedev, T. Meier, J. Trampert. Azimuthal anisotropy of Rayleigh-wave phase velocities in the east-central United States, Geophys. J. Int., 173, 827--843, 2008. PDF (1.3 MB)

  • Lebedev, S., R. D. van der Hilst. Global upper-mantle tomography with the automated multimode inversion of surface and S-wave forms, Geophys. J. Int., 173, 505–518, 2008. PDF (4.1 MB)

  • Zhang, X., H. Paulssen, S. Lebedev, T. Meier. Surface wave tomography of the Gulf of California, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, doi:10.1029/2007GL030631, 2007. PDF (306 KB)

  • Visser, K., S. Lebedev, J. Trampert, B. L. N. Kennett. Global Love wave overtone measurements, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L03302, doi:10.1029/2006GL028671, 2007. PDF (433 KB)

  • Lebedev, S., T. Meier, R. D. van der Hilst. Asthenospheric flow and origin of volcanism in the Baikal Rift area, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 249, 415--424, 2006. PDF (911 KB)

  • Lebedev, S., G. Nolet, T. Meier, R. D. van der Hilst. Automated multimode inversion of surface and S waveforms, Geophys. J. Int., 162, 951--964, 2005. PDF (4.7 MB)

  • Lebedev, S., S. Chevrot, R. D. van der Hilst. Correlation between the shear-speed structure and thickness of the mantle transition zone, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 136, 25--40, 2003. PDF (1.0 MB)

  • Lebedev, S., G. Nolet. Upper mantle beneath Southeast Asia from S velocity tomography,  J. Geophys. Res., 108(B1), 2048, doi:10.1029/2000JB000073, 2003. PDF (5.7 MB)

  • Lebedev, S., S. Chevrot, R. D. van der Hilst. The 660-km discontinuity within the subducting NW-Pacific lithospheric slab, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 205, 25--35, 2002. PDF (1.2 MB)

  • Lebedev, S., S. Chevrot, R. D. van der Hilst. Seismic evidence for olivine phase changes at the 410- and 660-kilometer discontinuities, Science, 296, 1300--1302, 2002. PDF (788 KB)

  • Meier, T., S. Lebedev, G. Nolet, F. A. Dahlen. Diffraction tomography using multimode surface waves, J. Geophys. Res., 82, 8255--8267, 1997. PDF (1.2 MB)

  • Lebedev, S., G. Nolet, and R. D. van der Hilst, The upper mantle beneath the Philippine Sea region from waveform inversions, Geophys. Res. Lett., 25, 1851--1854, 1997. PDF (580 KB)

  • Gudkova, T.V., V. N. Zharkov, S. A. Lebedev, The theoretical spectrum of free oscillations of Mars, Astronomicheskii Vestnik, 27, 33--54 (Sol. Syst. Res. 27, 129--148), 1993.


Peer-reviewed abstracts

  • Lebedev, S., J. Adam, Seismic structure of southern Africa: New constraints from surface waves (INVITED KEYNOTE), 2009 SAGA Biennial Technical Meeting & Exhibition, September, 2009.

  • Adam, J., Lebedev, S., Dispersion of surface waves in Southern Africa from inter-station measurements, 2009 SAGA Biennial Technical Meeting & Exhibition, September 2009.


  • Presentations

    2010-2014 only (out of ~250)

  • Neenan, E., A. Schaeffer, S. Lebedev, T. Meier and T. Blake, Array Imaging at Continent Scale: Surface-Wave Tomography of Asia Using Automated, Broadband Interstation Measurements, Talk (1 March), 57 Irish Geological Research Meeting, 28 February – 2 March 2014.

  • Lebedev, S., B. M. O'Reilly, N. Piana Agostinetti and C. J. Bean, Seismicity of the Irish Frontier Basins: Monitoring natural and induced earthquakes and understanding seismic hazard using new seismometer arrays onshore, Poster, 57 Irish Geological Research Meeting, 28 February – 2 March 2014.

  • O'Reilly, B.M., T. Minshull, T. Reston, P. Shannon and S. Lebedev, An integrated geophysical and geological study of the Porcupine Basin, Poster, 57 Irish Geological Research Meeting, 28 February – 2 March 2014.

  • Schaeffer, A. J. and S. Lebedev, The North-America – North Atlantic domain: Lithospheric structure and dynamics from seismic tomography, Poster, 57 Irish Geological Research Meeting, 28 February – 2 March 2014.

  • Soomro, R.A., C. Weidle, S. Lebedev, L. Cristiano, J. Behrmann, T. Meier, Surface wave tomography of central and northern Europe from automated inter-station dispersion measurements, Talk (12 March), Deutschen Geophysikalischen Gesellschaft (DGG), Karlsruhe, 10-13 March, 2014.

  • Lebedev, S., Thomas Meier, Andrew J. Schaeffer, Matthew R. Agius, and Joanne M.-C. Adam, Seismic structure and dynamics of cratons: Stability and modification, continental collision and subduction, INVITED Talk (29 April), EGU2014-1789, European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014, Vienna, Austria, 27 April – 02 May 2014.

  • Domingues, A., Susana Custódio, José Chamussa, Graça Silveira, Sung-Joon Chang, Sergei Lebedev, Ana Ferreira, and João Fonseca, Ambient Noise Tomography of the East African Rift System in Mozambique, Talk (30 April), EGU2014-14255, European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014, Vienna, Austria, 27 April – 02 May 2014.

  • Schaeffer A., and S. Lebedev, Global distribution of azimuthal anisotropy within the upper mantle and the crust, Poster (30 April), EGU2014-11391, European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014, Vienna, Austria, 27 April – 02 May 2014.

  • Agius, M.R. and S. Lebedev, Multi-layered azimuthal anisotropy beneath Tibet, constrained by broadband Rayleigh-wave dispersion, Poster (30 April), EGU2014-16689, European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014, Vienna, Austria, 27 April – 02 May 2014.

  • Lebedev, S., Andrew Schaeffer, and Matthew Agius, The Greater India beneath Tibet: A detailed new seismic mapping, Talk (1 May), EGU2014-2248, European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014, Vienna, Austria, 27 April – 02 May 2014.

  • Agius, M.R. and S. Lebedev, Deformation of Tibetan lithosphere and asthenosphere as inferred from broadband surface waves, Poster (2 May), EGU2014-11360, European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014, Vienna, Austria, 27 April – 02 May 2014.

  • Neenan, E., Andrew Schaeffer, S. Lebedev, Thomas Meier, and Tom Blake, Array Imaging at Continent Scale: Surface-Wave Tomography of Asia Using Automated, Broadband Interstation Measurements, Poster (2 May), EGU2014-7489, European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014, Vienna, Austria, 27 April – 02 May 2014.

  • Soomro, R.A., Christian Weidle, S. Lebedev, Luigia Cristiano, Jan Behrmann, and Thomas Meier, Surface wave tomography of central and northern Europe from automated inter-station dispersion measurements, Poster (2 May), EGU2014-6163, European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014, Vienna, Austria, 27 April – 02 May 2014.

  • Viereck, L., Michael Abratis, Riaz Soomro, Christian Weidle, Luigia Cristiano, S. Lebedev, Thomas Meier, Compositional variations of magmas in volcanic fields of the Central European Cenozoic Igneous Province reflect the shape of its asthenospheric reservoir, GeoFrankfurt 2014, Dynamik des Systems Erde / Earth System Dynamics, Goethe Universität Frankfurt a.M., 21-24 September 2014.

  • Soomro, R.A., Christian Weidle, S. Lebedev, Luigia Cristiano, Jan Behrmann, and Thomas Meier, Surface wave tomography of central and northern Europe from automated inter-station dispersion measurements, Poster, Second European Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology (2ECEES), Istanbul, 24-29 August 2014.

  • Legendre, C.P., L. Zhao, F. Deschamps, S. Lebedev, Q. Chen, Anisotropic Maps of Rayleigh-wave Phase Velocity Beneath Eastern China, Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) 11th Annual Meeting, Royton Sapporo Hotel, Japan, 28 Jul - 01 Aug, 2014.

  • Schaeffer, A. J., S. Lebedev, Seismic tomography of the Arctic lithosphere and asthenosphere, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, 19–22 October 2014.

  • Lebedev, S., A. J. Schaeffer, Seismic tomography of the Arctic: Structure and evolution of the lithosphere, Workshop of the Circum-Arctic Lithosphere Evolution (CALE) Consortium, Vancouver, Canada, 15 October, 2014.

  • Lebedev, S., A. J. Schaeffer, Partitioned Waveform Inversion, From Tens to Millions of Seismograms: A Journey of Discovery, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

  • Becker, T. W., C. P. Conrad, A. J. Schaeffer, S. Lebedev, Origin of Azimuthal Seismic Anisotropy in Oceanic Plates and Mantle, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

  • Ravenna, M., S. Lebedev, Bayesian Inversion of Broadband Surface Waves Dispersion Curves for Shear Velocity Structure and Anisotropy of the Crust and Upper Mantle, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

  • Soomro, R.A., C. Weidle, S. Lebedev, L. Cristiano, J. Behrmann, and T. Meier,, Anisotropic Love and Rayleigh wave phase velocity maps for central to northern Europe, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

  • Schaeffer, A. J., S. Lebedev, Lithospheric Structure of the North American Craton Imaged Using Waveform Inversion of Global and Usarray Data, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

  • Schaeffer, A. J., S. Lebedev, Imaging the Mantle Transition Zone Using Multimode Waveform Tomography, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

  • Domingues, A., G. Silveira, S. Custodio, J. Chamussa, S. Lebedev, S.-J., Chang, A. M. G. Ferreira, J. F. B. D. Fonseca, Tomography of the East African Rift System in Mozambique, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 15-19, 2014.

  • Lebedev, S., C. Horan, A.J. Schaeffer, P. W. Readman, M.R. Agius, L. Collins, N. Piana Agostinetti, A. Licciardi, J. Adam, F. Hauser, B. M. O'Reilly and T. Blake. Ireland Array: Probing the crust and mantle beneath Ireland and North Atlantic (Poster). Atlantic Ireland Conference, Dublin, 11 November 2013.

  • Lebedev, S., B. M. O'Reilly, N. Piana Agostinetti, C.J. Bean, Establishing Baseline Seismicity of the Irish Frontier Basins: Understanding seismic hazard and regional crustal structure offshore Ireland using new broadband seismometer arrays onshore (Poster). Atlantic Ireland Conference, Dublin, 11 November 2013.

  • Schaeffer, A., S. Lebedev, Heterogeneity and dynamics of the Earth’s upper mantle and crust, Irish Geological Research Meeting, Derry, March 2, 2013.

  • Neenan, E., T. Blake, S. Lebedev, Seismology in Schools: Five-year report on a practical outreach program aimed at Irish primary and secondary schools, Irish Geological Research Meeting, Derry, March 2, 2013.

  • Soomro, R.A., C. Weidle, S. Lebedev, L. Cristiano, T. Meier, Automated Inter-station Measurements of Fundamental Mode Phase Velocities, and Tomographic Inversion of Surface Waves for Central to Northern Europe (Talk, 7 March), Deutschen Geophysikalischen Gesellschaft, Leipzig, 4 - 7 March 2013.

  • Lebedev, S., J. Adam, T. Meier, Mapping the Moho with seismic surface waves: Sensitivity, resolution, and recommended inversion strategies, Talk (11 Apr). European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2013, Vienna, Austria, 07 – 12 April 2013.

  • Soomro, R., C. Weidle, S. Lebedev, L. Cristiano, T. Meier, Automated inter-station measurements of fundamental mode phase velocities, and tomographic inversion for Central and Northern Europe, Talk (11 Apr). European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2013, Vienna, Austria, 07 – 12 April 2013.

  • Adam, J., S. Lebedev, Shear velocity and anisotropy distributions beneath southern Africa's cratons: Lithospheric structure, deformation, LAB and other discontinuities, Talk (11 Apr). European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2013, Vienna, Austria, 07 – 12 April 2013.

  • Muller, M., J. Fullea, A.G. Jones, J. Adam, S. Lebedev, N. Piana Agostinetti, Lithospheric-Mantle Structure of the Kaapvaal Craton, South Africa, Derived from Thermodynamically Self-Consistent Modelling of Magnetotelluric, Surface-Wave Dispersion, S-wave Receiver Function, Heat-flow, Elevation and Xenolith Observations, Poster (11 Apr). European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2013, Vienna, Austria, 07 – 12 April 2013.

  • Lebedev, S., A. Schaeffer, Seismic tomography meets millions of waveforms: Exploiting data redundancy to control errors and increase resolution, Talk (21 May). 4th QUEST workshop, Benodet, France, 19 - 24 May, 2013.

  • Schaeffer, A., S. Lebedev, Heterogeneity and anisotropy of the Earth's upper mantle and crust, Poster (23 May). 4th QUEST workshop, Benodet, France, 19 - 24 May, 2013.

  • Neenan, E., A.J. Schaeffer, S. Lebedev, T. Blake, T. Meier, High-Resolution Mapping of Surface-Wave Velocities Across Asia Using Automated Inter-Station Measurements (Poster), CTBT Science and Technology Conference, Vienna, 17-21 June 2013.

  • Legendre, C.P., L. Zhao, F. Deschamps, S. Lebedev, Q. Chen, Anisotropic Maps of Rayleigh-wave Phase Velocity Beneath Eastern China, Poster (25 June). AOGS 10th Annual Meeting (AOGS2013), Brisbane, Australia, 24 - 28 June, 2013.

  • Lebedev, S., A.J. Schaeffer, Seismic tomography with millions of waveforms and global upper-mantle heterogeneity, with a zoom-in on the Arctic. Invited seminar, Univ. Oslo, Norway, October 24, 2013.

  • Lebedev, S. Global and regional upper-mantle tomography: Exploring the structure and dynamics of tectonic plates, Invited seminar, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, December 6, 2013.

  • Campbell, L., M.D. Long, T.W. Becker, S. Lebedev, Complex seismic anisotropy beneath Germany from shear wave splitting and surface wave models, Poster (9 Dec). American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 9-13, 2013.

  • Schaeffer, A., S. Lebedev, Global variations in azimuthal anisotropy of the Earth's upper mantle and crust, Poster (9 Dec). American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 9-13, 2013.

  • Lebedev, S., A.J. Schaeffer, Seismic Tomography of the Arctic: Continental Cratons, Ancient Orogens, Oceanic Lithosphere and Convecting Mantle Beneath (INVITED), Talk (9 Dec). American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 9-13, 2013.

  • Domingues, A., J. Chamussa, G.M. Silveira, S. Custodio, S. Lebedev, S.-J. Chang, A.M. Ferreira, J.F. Fonseca, Ambient Noise Tomography of the East African Rift System in Mozambique, Talk (9 Dec). American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 9-13, 2013.

  • Lebedev, S., A.J. Schaeffer, Lithospheric Structure of the North American Continent Imaged With Earthscope USArray and Global Data, Poster (10 Dec). American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 9-13, 2013.

  • Neenan, E., A.J. Schaeffer, S. Lebedev, T. Meier; T.A. Blake, Array Imaging at Continent Scale: Surface-Wave Imaging of Asia Using Automated, Broadband Interstation Measurements, Poster (10 Dec). American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 9-13, 2013.

  • Sodoudi, F., X. Yuan, R. Kind, S. Lebedev, F.J. Tilmann, Seismic evidence for stratification in composition and anisotropic fabric within the thick lithosphere of Kalahari Craton, Poster (10 Dec). American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 9-13, 2013.

  • Agius, M.R., S. Lebedev, Deformation of Tibetan Crust and Mantle and the Uplift of the Plateau: Insights from Broadband Surface Waves, Poster (11 Dec). American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 9-13, 2013.

  • Soomro, R.A., C. Weidle, S. Lebedev, L. Cristiano, T. Meier, Surface wave tomography of central and northern Europe from automated inter-station dispersion measurements, Poster (11 Dec). American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 9-13, 2013.

  • Muller, M.R., J. Fullea, A.G. Jones, J. Adam, S. Lebedev, N. Piana Agostinetti, Integrated Petrological Modelling of MT, Seismics, Heat Flow and Topography on the Kaapvaal Craton, Poster (12 Dec). American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 9-13, 2013.

  • Tian, Y., C.P. Legendre, L. Zhao, M. Wu, S. Lebedev, Q. Chen, J. Ning, Anisotropic Rayleigh-Wave Phase-Velocity Maps beneath Northeastern China, Poster (13 Dec). American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 9-13, 2013.

  • Legendre, C.P., F. Deschamps, L. Zhao, S. Lebedev, Q. Chen, Rayleigh-wave Phase-velocity Maps beneath Eastern China, Poster (13 Dec). American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 9-13, 2013.

  • Licciardi, A., S. Lebedev, N. Piana Agostinetti, Imaging Ireland's crust with teleseismic receiver functions, with applications to geothermal research, Irish Geological Research Meeting, Derry, March 2, 2013.

  • Piana Agostinetti, N., A. Licciardi, S. Lebedev, Geothermal exploration via passive seismic analysis, Irish Geological Research Meeting, Derry, March 2, 2013.

  • Licciardi, A., S. Lebedev, N. Piana Agostinetti, Moho depth and crustal anisotropy in Ireland from teleseismic receiver functions, Poster (11 Apr). European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2013, Vienna, Austria, 07 – 12 April 2013.

  • Adam, J., and S. Lebedev. Stratification of seismic anisotropy and deformation beneath South Africa, from the upper crust to the asthenosphere (Talk), 55th Irish Geological Research Meeting, University College Cork, 17 - 19 February, 2012.

  • Agius, M.R., and S. Lebedev. The shear velocity structure of the lithospheric mantle beneath Tibet (Talk), 55th Irish Geological Research Meeting, University College Cork, 17 - 19 February, 2012.

  • Lebedev, S., C. Horan, P. W. Readman, A.J. Schaeffer, M.R. Agius, L. Collins, F. Hauser, B. M. O'Reilly and T. Blake. Ireland Array: New broadband seismic stations target the structure, evolution and seismicity of Ireland and surroundings (Poster), 55th Irish Geological Research Meeting, University College Cork, 17 - 19 February, 2012.

  • Lynch, P., A.J. Schaeffer, M.R. Agius, and S. Lebedev. Robust Shear-Velocity Profiles Within Oceanic Lithosphere and Asthenosphere: Implications for Thermal and Compositional Structure (Poster), 55th Irish Geological Research Meeting, University College Cork, 17 - 19 February, 2012.

  • Neenan, E., M.R. Agius, A.J. Schaeffer and S. Lebedev. The North Anatolian Fault and lithospheric dynamics in eastern Mediterranean: A seismic surface-wave study (Poster), 55th Irish Geological Research Meeting, University College Cork, 17 - 19 February, 2012.

  • Polat, G., S. Lebedev, P.W. Readman, B.M. O’Reilly and F. Hauser. Implications for crustal accretion and evolution within the Caledonian Orogen: Results from anisotropic Rayleigh-wave tomography in Ireland (Poster), 55th Irish Geological Research Meeting, University College Cork, 17 - 19 February, 2012.

  • Schaeffer, A.J., and S. Lebedev. Anisotropic structure of the upper mantle, imaged using surface and S waveform tomography (Talk, BEST STUDENT TALK PRIZE WINNER), 55th Irish Geological Research Meeting, University College Cork, 17-19 February, 2012.

  • Legendre, C., T. Meier, S. Lebedev, W. Friederich and L. Viereck-Götte. A shear-wave velocity model of the European upper mantle from automated inversion of seismic shear and surface waveforms (SO-1.003, Talk). Deutschen Geophysikalischen Gesellschaft (DGG), 5 - 8 March, 2012.

  • Soomro, R.A., C. Weidle, S. Lebedev and T. Meier. Automated inter station measurements of fundamental mode phase velocities – first tests (SO-P.008, Poster). Deutschen Geophysikalischen Gesellschaft (DGG), 5 - 8 March, 2012.

  • Afonso, J. C., J. Fullea, Y. Yang, A. G. Jones, W. L. Griffin, J.A.D. Connolly, S. Y. O'Reilly, and S. Lebedev. The compositional and thermal structure of the lithosphere from thermodynamically-constrained multi-observable probabilistic inversion (6947, Talk), EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 22 - 27 April, 2012.

  • Brun, J.-P., C. Tirel, M. Philippon, E. Burov, C. Faccenna, F. Gueydan, and S. Lebedev. On the role of horizontal displacements in the exhumation of high pressure metamorphic rocks (9381, Talk), EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 22 - 27 April, 2012.

  • Lebedev, S., E. Neenan, B. Knapmeyer-Endrun, T. Meier, M. R. Agius, A. J. Schaeffer, C. Tirel, and W. Friederich. Lithospheric dynamics in eastern Mediterranean: Insights from seismic structure and anisotropy (6626, Talk), EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 22 - 27 April, 2012.

  • Lebedev, S., C. Horan, P. W. Readman, A.J. Schaeffer, M.R. Agius, L. Collins, F. Hauser, B. M. O'Reilly, and T. Blake. Ireland Array: A new broadband seismic network targets the structure, evolution and seismicity of Ireland and surroundings (3615, Talk), EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 22 - 27 April, 2012.

  • Legendre, C., T. Meier, S. Lebedev, W. Friederich, and L. Viereck-Götte, A shear-wave velocity model of the European upper mantle from automated inversion of seismic shear and surface waveforms (8251, Talk), EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 22 - 27 April, 2012.

  • Neenan, E., Schaeffer, A. J., Agius, M. R. and Lebedev, S. The North Anatolian Fault and lithospheric deformation in eastern Mediterranean: A seismic surface-wave study (6650, Poster), EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 22 - 27 April, 2012.

  • Polat, G., S. Lebedev, P. W. Readman, B. M. O'Reilly, and F. Hauser. Anisotropic Rayleigh-wave tomography of Ireland's crust: Implications for crustal accretion and evolution within the Caledonian Orogen (11162, Poster), EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 22 - 27 April, 2012.

  • Adam, J. and S. Lebedev. Inversion of surface wave dispersion curves for anisotropy and exploration of parameters trade-offs. 3rd QUEST workshop, Slovakia, 20 - 25 May, 2012.

  • Lebedev, S. and T. Meier. Teleseismic interferometry: Measurement and model-space-map inversion of very-broadband dispersion of surface waves. 3rd QUEST workshop, Tatranska Lomnica, Slovakia, 20 - 25 May, 2012.

  • Schaeffer, A. J. and S. Lebedev. Isotropic and Anisotropic Structure of the Upper Mantle, Imaged with Surface and S waveform Tomography. 3rd QUEST workshop, Tatranska Lomnica, Slovakia, 20 - 25 May, 2012.

  • Muller, M.R., J. Fullea, A.G. Jones, J. Adan, and S. Lebedev. Reconciling Seismic, Electromagnetic and Xenolith Constraints on Lithospheric Thickness and Composition of the Kaapvaal Craton, South Africa. Contributed paper at: IGC, Brisbane, Australia, 5 - 10 August, 2012.

  • Vozar, J., J. Fullea, A.G. Jones, M.R. Agius, S. Lebedev, and the INDEPTH MT team. Geophysical and petro-physical investigations of the lithosphere–asthenosphere boundary in central Tibet. Contributed paper at: IGC, Brisbane, Australia, 5 - 10 August, 2012.

  • Fullea, J., S. Lebedev, M. R. Agius, A.G. Jones, J.C. Afonso. Lithospheric structure in the Baikal-central Mongolia region from integrated geophysical-petrological inversion of surface-wave data and topographic elevation (ES4: P094, Poster), European Seismological Commission 33rd General Assembly, Moscow, Russia, 19 - 24 August, 2012.

  • Lebedev, S., C. Horan, P.W. Readman, A.J. Schaeffer, M.R. Agius, J. Adam, L. Collins, F. Hauser, B.M. O Reilly, and T. Blake. Ireland Array: A New Broadband Seismic Experiment Targets the Structure, Evolution and Seismicity of Ireland and the North Atlantic (DAP1+4: O5, Talk), European Seismological Commission 33rd General Assembly, Moscow, Russia, 19 - 24 August, 2012.

  • Meier, T., C. Legendre, S. Lebedev, W. Friederich, L. Viereck-Goette. A Shear-Wave Velocity Model of the European Upper Mantle from Automated Inversion of Seismic Shear and Surface Waveforms (ES4: O7, Talk), European Seismological Commission 33rd General Assembly, Moscow, Russia, 19 - 24 August, 2012.

  • Neenan, E., A. J. Schaeffer, M. R. Agius, S. Lebedev. The North Anatolian Fault and lithospheric dynamics of eastern Mediterranean: A seismic surface-wave study (ES4: P091, Poster), European Seismological Commission 33rd General Assembly, Moscow, Russia, 19 - 24 August, 2012.

  • Schaeffer, A. J. and S. Lebedev. Global Waveform Tomography: Imaging the Earth’s Upper Mantle With Millions of Surface- and S-Wave Forms (ES1: O6, Talk), European Seismological Commission 33rd General Assembly, Moscow, Russia, 19 - 24 August, 2012.

  • Soomro, R.A., C. Weidle, S. Lebedev, T. Meier. Automated Inter-Station Measurements of Fundamental Mode Phase Velocities – Examples and Tests (ES1: O17, Talk), European Seismological Commission 33rd General Assembly, Moscow, Russia, 19 - 24 August, 2012.

  • Soomro, R.A., C. Weidle, S. Lebedev, L. Cristiano, T. Meier. Surface wave tomography of central to northern Europe – First tests using automated inter-station dispersion measurements (ES4: P086, Poster), European Seismological Commission 33rd General Assembly, Moscow, Russia, 19 - 24 August, 2012.

  • Adam, J., S. Lebedev. Broad-band measurement of inter-station phase velocities and their inversion for shear-velocity azimuthal anisotropy(poster, extended abstract publisjed), Noise and Diffuse Wavefields workshop, Neustadt, Germany, 11 - 14 November, 2012.

  • Blake, T., S. Lebedev, B. O'Reilly, N. Piana Agostinetti, M. Agius, A. J. Schaeffer. An unusual occurrence of a moderately sized earthquake (Ml ~ 4.2) on the Irish continental shelf and passive margin. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, 3 - 7 December, 2012.

  • Lebedev, S., M. R. Agius, A. J. Schaeffer, C. Horan, D. Piccinini and N. Piana Agostinetti. Strike-slip tectonics in northwestern Ireland? Evidence from the 2012 January seismic sequence in Co. Donegal, Ireland. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, 3 - 7 December, 2012.

  • Schaeffer A.J. and Lebedev, S.. Shear speed structure of the Earth's upper mantle and transition zone, imaged using surface and S waveform tomography. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, 3 - 7 December, 2012.

  • Agius M. R., S. Lebedev. Crustal and mantle structure beneath Tibet, from shear-velocity profiles. 54th Irish Geological Research Meeting, NUI Galway, 18 - 20 February, 2011.

  • Lebedev, S., C. Horan, P. Readman, A. Schaeffer, L. Collins, F. Hauser, B. O’Reilly. Ireland Array: a seismic investigation of Ireland’s evolution, seismicity and new energy resource potential. 54th Irish Geological Research Meeting, NUI Galway, 18 - 20 February, 2011.

  • Tirel, C., J.-P. Brun, E. Burov, S. Lebedev. Dynamics of subduction, accretion, exhumation and slab rollback: Mediterranean scenarios. 54th Irish Geological Research Meeting, NUI Galway, 18 - 20 February, 2011.

  • Polat, G., S. Lebedev, P. W. Readman, B. M. O'Reilly, F. Hauser. Surface-Wave Tomography in Ireland, 54th Irish Geological Research Meeting, NUI Galway, 18 - 20 February, 2011.

  • Agius, M. R., S. Lebedev. The crustal and mantle structure beneath Tibet, from shear-velocity profiles, Invited seminar, University of Malta, 4th March, 2011.

  • Adam, J. and Lebedev, S. Layering of seismic anisotropy and deformation beneath South Africa from the upper crust to the asthenosphere. Abstract EGU2011-12784, EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 3 - 8 April, 2011.

  • Schaeffer, A. and Lebedev, S. Global and Regional Scale Seismic Tomography using Surface and S waveform inversion. Abstract EGU2011-11651, EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 3 - 8 April, 2011.

  • Afonso, J. C., Y. Yang, J. Fullea, S. Lebedev, S. Zlotnik. A 3D multi-observable probabilistic inversion method for the compositional and thermal structure of the lithosphere and sublithospheric upper mantle. Abstract EGU2011-5209, EGU General Assembly, 3 - 8 April, 2011.

  • Legendre, C., T. Meier, S. Lebedev, W. Friederich, and the EGELADOS Working Group. Shear-wave velocity model of the European Upper Mantle. Abstract EGU2011-4961, EGU General Assembly, 3 - 8 April, 2011.

  • Meier, T., B. Endrun, S. Lebedev, C. Tirel, W. Friederich. Layered deformation within the Aegean continental crust and mantle revealed by seismic anisotropy. Abstract EGU2011-12497, EGU General Assembly, 3 - 8 April, 2011.

  • Lebedev, S. Seismic imaging of lithospheric structure and deformation in Europe and other continents, Invited seminar, University of Potsdam, 2 May, 2011.

  • Lebedev, S. Lithospheric structure and deformation, Invited seminar, University of Kiel, 4 May, 2011.

  • Meier, T., B. Endrun, S. Lebedev, C. Tirel, W. Friederich. Layered deformation within the Aegean continental crust and mantle revealed by seismic anisotropy. Fragile Earth: Geological Processes from Global to Local Scales, Associated Hazards & Resources, International Conference, Munich, Germany, 4 - 7 September, 2011.

  • Legendre, C., S. Lebedev, T. Meier, W. Friederich. Shear wave model of the European mantle. 7th TOPO-EUROPE Workshop, Davos, Switzerland, 6 - 9 October, 2011.

  • Lebedev, S., P. Readman, C. Horan, A. Schaeffer, L. Collins, M. Agius, F. Hauser, B. O'Reilly, T. Blake. Ireland Array: Broadband seismic investigation of the lithospheric structure and evolution of Ireland and surroundings. Atlantic Ireland 2011, A Petroleum Conference Organised by PIP-ISPSG, Dublin, 17 October, 2011.

  • Lebedev, S. Seismic tomography: Imaging the structure and dynamics of the Earth, Invited seminar, Dublin City University, School of Physical Sciences, October 27, 2011.

  • Adam, J., S. Lebedev. Stratification of seismic anisotropy and deformation beneath South Africa, from the upper crust to the asthenosphere. Abstract T33D-2448, Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, 5 - 9 December, 2011.

  • Afonso, J.C., Fullea, J., Yang, Y., Griffin, W. L., Jones, A. G., Connolly, J., Lebedev, S., O'Reilly, S. Y. 3D multi-observable probabilistic inversion for the compositional and thermal structure of the lithosphere and sublithospheric upper mantle. Abstract DI53A-02, Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, 5 - 9 December, 2011.

  • Agius, M. R., S. Lebedev. The shear velocity structure of the lithospheric mantle beneath Tibet. Abstract T43A-2292, Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, 5 - 9 December, 2011.

  • Lebedev, S., M. R. Agius, A. J. Schaeffer. Shallow-Angle Subduction of the Indian Plate Beneath Tibet: New Seismic Images and Implications for the Evolution of the Plateau. Abstract T51D-2363, Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, 5 - 9 December, 2011.

  • Lynch, P., A. J. Schaeffer, M. R. Agius, S. Lebedev. Robust Shear-Velocity Profiles Within Oceanic Lithosphere and Asthenosphere: Implications for Thermal and Compositional Structure. Abstract T31A-2319, Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, 5 - 9 December, 2011.

  • Neenan, E., M. R. Agius, A. J. Schaeffer, S. Lebedev. Lithospheric Anisotropy and Deformation in Anatolia, Eastern Mediterranean: A Seismic Surface-Wave Study. Abstract T43E-2431, Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, 5 - 9 December, 2011.

  • Schaeffer, A. J., S. Lebedev. Anisotropic Structure of the Upper Mantle, Imaged with Surface and S Waveform Tomography. Abstract S13C-04, Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, 5 - 9 December, 2011.

  • Vozar, J., J. Fullea, A.G. Jones, M. Agius, and S. Lebedev. Electromagnetic, seismic and petro-physical investigations of the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary in central Tibet. Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, 5 - 9 December, 2011.

  • Lebedev, S., Deformation and Anisotropy in 4D: the Lithosphere-Asthenosphere System (Invited), Abstract DI33C-01 (publication only), Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 December, 2010.

  • Sergei Lebedev, Clare Horan, Peter Readman, Louise Collins, Franz Hauser and Brian O’Reilly. Ireland Array. A seismic investigation of Ireland’s evolution, seismicity and new energy potential. GEOSCIENCE 2010 Conference, Dublin, 3 - 4 November, 2010.

  • Lebedev, S., Seismic Imaging of the Lithosphere’s Structure and Deformation, Invited seminar, USC, Los Angeles, June, 2010.

  • Tirel C., J.-P. Brun, E. Burov, M.J.R. Wortel and S. Lebedev. Dynamics of subduction, accretion, exhumation and slab roll-back: Mediterranean scenarios (Talk), Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 December, 2010.

  • Tirel C., E. Burov, J.-P. Brun, and S. Lebedev. Subduction, accretion and exhumation: Dynamics of the Aegean and Tyrrhenian Seas (Talk), ESC 2010, Montpellier, 2010.

  • Tirel C., J.-P. Brun, E. Burov and S. Lebedev. Subduction and exhumation of continental crust in collisional orogeny, 53rd IGRM, Belfast, 19th-21st February, 2010.

  • Schaeffer, A., S. Lebedev. Seismic structure of the North American lithosphere and upper mantle imaged using Surface and S waveform tomography. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California. December 13 - 17, 2010.

  • Legendre, C., T. Meier, S. Lebedev, W. Friederich, Large-scale shear velocity structure of the upper mantle beneath Europe and surrounding regions, Abstract SW2/WE/O3, ESC General Assembly 2010, Montpellier, September 6 - 10, 2010.

  • Lebedev, S., Surface-wave imaging of the structure and deformation of the lithosphere, Abstract SW2/WE/O5, ESC General Assembly 2010, Montpellier, September 6 - 10, 2010.

  • Schaeffer, A., S. Lebedev. Seismic structure of the lithosphere and upper mantle of North America from the inversion of Surface and S waveforms. Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology 2010 Workshop, Snowbird Resort, Utah, USA, June 9 - 11, 2010.

  • Legendre, C., T. Meier, S. Lebedev, W. Friederich, Large-scale shear velocity structure of the upper mantle beneath Europe and surrounding regions, Lithospheric Deformation Symposium, Bochum, Germany, May 25 - 28, 2010.

  • Legendre, C., T. Meier, S. Lebedev, W. Friederich, Large-scale shear velocity structure of the upper mantle beneath Africa and surrounding regions, Lithospheric Deformation Symposium, Bochum, Germany, May 25 - 28, 2010.

  • Legendre, C., T. Meier, S. Lebedev, W. Friederich, and the EGELADOS Working Group, Large-scale shear velocity structure of the upper mantle beneath Europe and surrounding regions, Abstract EGU2010-10303, EGU General Assembly, 2 - 7 May, 2010.

  • Legendre, C., T. Meier, S. Lebedev, W. Friederich, and the EGELADOS Working Group, Large-scale shear velocity structure of the upper mantle beneath Africa and surrounding regions, Abstract EGU2010-10030, EGU General Assembly, 2 - 7 May, 2010.

  • Polat, G., S. Lebedev, P. W. Readman, B. M. O’Reilly, F. Hauser. Surface-Wave tomography of Ireland. AGU, 13 - 17 December, San Fransisco, USA, 2010.

  • Polat, G., Lebedev, S., Readman, P.W., O'Reilly, B.M., Hauser, F. 'Surface-wave tomography in Ireland'. BGA Postgraduate Research in Progress Meeting, 2010.

  • Schaeffer, A., S. Lebedev. Seismic structure of the North American lithosphere and upper mantle imaged using Surface and S waveform tomography. AGU Fall Meeting, Session T46. San Francisco, California. December 13 - 17, 2010.

  • Agius M. R., S. Lebedev. Shear velocity profiles in the crust and lithospheric mantle across Tibet. AGU Fall Meeting, San Fransisco, USA, 13 - 17 December, 2010.

  • Agius M. R., S. Lebedev. Lithospheric structure across the Tibetan Plateau, from broadband surface-wave analysis. Study of the Earth's Deep Interior, 12th Symposium, Santa Barbara, California, July 18 - July 23, 2010.

  • Agius M. R., S. Lebedev. Lithospheric structure across the Tibetan Plateau, from broadband surface-wave analysis. Cooperative Institute for Dynamic Earth Research 2010 Summer Program, Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California - Santa Barbara, June 28 - July 18, 2010.

  • Agius, M. R., Lebedev, S. Shear-Velocity Profiles Across the Tibetan Plateau from Broadband, Surface-Wave, Phase-Velocity Measurements. In: Leech, Mary L., Klemperer, Simon L., and Mooney, Walter D., eds., 2010, Proceedings of the 25th Himalaya-Karakoram-Tibet Workshop: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1099 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1099/].

  • Lebedev, S., Agius, M. R. Lithospheric Structure and Dynamics of Tibet: Constraints from Shear-Velocity Distribution. In: Leech, Mary L., Klemperer, Simon L., and Mooney, Walter D., eds., 2010, Proceedings of the 25th Himalaya-Karakoram-Tibet Workshop: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1099 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1099/].

  • Agius M. R., S. Lebedev. Crustal and lithospheric structure of Tibet from shear­ velocity profiles. IGRM 2010. Belfast, Northern Ireland. 20 February, 2010.

  • Middleton D., M. R. Agius, S. Lebedev. The cause of Cenozoic uplift and volcanism in Western Mongolia: A seismic study. IGRM 2010. Belfast, Northern Ireland. 20 February, 2010.

  • Lebedev, S., B. Endrun, T. M. Meier, J. Adam, C. Tirel, 3D Deformation and Evolution of Mediterranean Basins: Insights From Crustal and Mantle Anisotropy, 2010 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, 13–17 December, 2010.

  • Lebedev, S., Adam J. , Keogh P., Tirel, C. Structure and Subduction-Induced Deformation of Tuscany's Lithosphere, from Broadband Surface-Wave Analysis, Abstract T/MO/O2, ESC General Assembly 2010, Montpellier, France, 6 - 10 September, 2010.

  • Lebedev, S., Seismic imaging of the structure and deformation of the lithosphere and asthenosphere, Invited seminar, University of Montpellier, France, September 2, 2010.

  • Lebedev, S., Seismic Imaging of Lithospheric Deformation (Invited Keynote), Lithospheric Deformation Symposium, Bochum, Germany, May 25 - 28, 2010.

  • Lebedev, S., B. Endrun, C. Tirel and T. Meier, Crustal and mantle flow in the Aegean region: Evidence from seismology and geodynamics. IGRM 2010, Belfast, Northern Ireland. 20 February, 2010.

  • Keogh, P., J. Adam, S. Lebedev, Structure and Dynamics of Tuscany's Lithosphere, from Broadband Surface-Wave Dispersion. IGRM 2010. Belfast, Northern Ireland. 20 February, 2010.