Lopez, Taryn

Taryn is a Research Associate Professor at the UAF Geophysical Institute. Her research expertise is in volcanic gas geochemistry and (UV and IR) remote sensing. Her main research interests lie in using measurements of volcanic gas composition and flux to characterize subvolcanic conditions and better understand volcanic activity.

Website: https://sites.google.com/alaska.edu/tarynlopez/

Discipline(s): Geochemistry, Remote Sensing

References:

Estimates of volcanic mercury emissions from Redoubt Volcano, Augustine Volcano, and Mount Spurr eruption ash, 2023

Kushner, D.S., Lopez, T.M., Wallace, K.L., Damby, D.E., Kern, C., and Cameron, C.E., 2023, Estimates of volcanic mercury emissions from Redoubt Volcano, Augustine Volcano, and Mount Spurr eruption ash: Frontiers in Earth Science v. 11, 1054521. https://doi.org/10.3389/feart.2023.1054521
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The 2018 eruption of Mount Veniaminof, Alaska, 2022

Waythomas, C.F., Dietterich, H.R., Tepp, G.M., Lopez, T.M., and Loewen, M.W., 2022, The 2018 eruption of Mount Veniaminof, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2022-5075, 32 p. https://doi.org/10.3133/sir20225075.
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Gas emissions from the Western Aleutians volcanic arc, 2021

Fischer, T.P., Lopez, T.M., Aiuppa, Alessandro, Rizzo, A.L., Ilanko, Tehnuka, Kelley, K.A., and Cottrell, Elizabeth, 2021, Gas emissions from the Western Aleutians volcanic arc: Frontiers in Earth Science, v. 9., 10.3389/feart.2021.786021.

Multidisciplinary constraints on magma compressibility, the pre-eruptive exsolved volatile fraction, and the H2O/CO2 molar ratio for the 2006 Augustine eruption, Alaska, 2021

Wasser, V.K., Lopez, T.M., Anderson, K.R., Izbekov, Pavel, and Freymueller, J.T., 2021, Multidisciplinary constraints on magma compressibility, the pre-eruptive exsolved volatile fraction, and the H2O/CO2 molar ratio for the 2006 Augustine eruption, Alaska: Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, v. 22, 24 p., 10.1029/2021GC009911.

Quantifying eruptive and background seismicity, deformation, degassing, and thermal emissions at volcanoes in the United States during 1978-2020, 2021

Reath, K., Pritchard, M.E., Roman, D.C., Lopez, T., Carn, S., Fischer, T.P., Lu, Z., Poland, M.P., Vaughan, R.G., Wessels, R., Wike, L.L., and Tran, H.K., 2021, Quantifying eruptive and background seismicity, deformation, degassing, and thermal emissions at volcanoes in the United States during 1978-2020: Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, v. 126, e2021JB021684, doi: 10.1029/2021JB021684.

A post-eruption study of gases and thermal waters at Okmok volcano, Alaska, 2020

Bergfeld, Deborah, Evans, W.C., Hunt, A.G., Lopez, Taryn, and Schaefer, J.R., 2020, A post-eruption study of gases and thermal waters at Okmok volcano, Alaska: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, v, 396, doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2020.106853.

Constraints on eruption processes and event masses for the 2016-2017 eruption of Bogoslof volcano, Alaska, through evalution of IASI satellite SO2 masses and complementary datasets, 2020

Lopez, Taryn, Lieven, Clarisse, Schwaiger, Hans, Van Eaton, Alexa, Loewen, Matthew, Fee, David, Lyons, John, Wallace, Kristi, Searcy, Cheryl, Wech, Aaron, Haney, Matthew, Schnieder, David, and Graham, Nathan, 2020, Constraints on eruption processes and event masses for the 2016-2017 eruption of Bogoslof volcano, Alaska, through evalution of IASI satellite SO2 masses and complementary datasets: Bulletin of Volcanology, v. 82, doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00445-019-1348-z.

Forecasting, detecting, and tracking volcanic eruptions from space, 2020

Poland, M.P., Lopez, Taryn, Wright, Robert, and Pavolonis, M.J., 2020, Forecasting, detecting, and tracking volcanic eruptions from space: Remote Sensing in Earth Systems Science, 40 p., https://doi.org/10.1007/s41976-020-00034-x

Linking subsurface to surface using gas emission and melt inclusion data at Mount Cleveland volcano, Alaska, 2020

Werner, Cindy, Rasmussen, D. J., Plank, Terry, Kelly, P. J., Kern, Christoph, Lopez, Taryn, Gliss, Jonas, Power, J.A., Roman, D.C., Izbekov, Pavel, and Lyons, John, 2020, Linking subsurface to surface using gas emission and melt inclusion data at Mount Cleveland volcano, Alaska: Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, v. 125, article no. e2019GC008882, 33 p. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019GC008882.

Seismo-acoustic evidence for vent drying during shallow submarine eruptions at Bogoslof volcano, Alaska, 2020

Fee, David, Lyons, John, Haney, Matthew, Wech, Aaron, Waythomas, Christopher, Diefenbach, A.K., Lopez, Taryn, Van Eaton, Alexa, and Schneider, David, 2020, Seismo-acoustic evidence for vent drying during shallow submarine eruptions at Bogoslof volcano, Alaska: Bulletin of Volcanology, v. 82, n. 2, 14 p.,doi:10.1007/s00445-019-1326-5.

Volcanic gas measurements at Mount Cleveland, Alaska, 2020

Kelly, P.J., Kern, Christoph, Werner, C.A., and Lopez, Taryn, 2020, Volcanic gas measurements at Mount Cleveland, Alaska 2016: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9DRMV0U..

Geochemical constraints on volatile sources and subsurface conditions at Mount Martin, Mount Mageik, and Trident Volcanoes, Katmai Volcanic Cluster, Alaska, 2017

Lopez, T., Fazzi, F., Aiuppa, A., Galle, B., Rizzo, A.L., Fiebig, J., Capecchiacci, F., Giudice, G., Caliro, S., Tamburello, G., 2017, Geochemical constraints on volatile sources and subsurface conditions at Mount Martin, Mount Mageik, and Trident Volcanoes, Katmai Volcanic Cluster, Alaska: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research,v. 347, p. 64-81, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2017.09.001.

First airborne samples of a volcanic plume for delta13C of CO2 determinations, 2016

Fischer, T.P., and Lopez, T.M., 2016, First airborne samples of a volcanic plume for delta13C of CO2 determinations: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 31, 8 p., doi: 10.1002/2016GL068499

Aleutian arc geothermal fluids: chemical analyses of waters and gases, 2015

Evans, W.C., Bergfeld, D., Neal, C.A., McGimsey, R.G., Werner, C.A., Waythomas, C.F., Lewicki, J.L., Lopez, T., Mangan, M.T., Miller, T.P., Diefenbach, A., Schaefer, J., Coombs, M.L., Wang, B., Nicolaysen, K., Izbekov, P., Maharrey, Z., Huebner, M., Hunt, A.G., Fitzpatrick, J., and Freeburg, G., 2015, Aleutian Arc geothermal fluids: chemical analyses of waters and gases: U.S. Geological Survey Data release, http://dx.doi.org/10.5066/F74X55VB

Characterization and interpretation of volcanic activity at Redoubt, Bezymianny and Karymsky Volcanoes through direct and remote measurements of volcanic emissions, 2013

Lopez, T.M., 2013, Characterization and interpretation of volcanic activity at Redoubt, Bezymianny and Karymsky Volcanoes through direct and remote measurements of volcanic emissions: University of Alaska Fairbanks Ph.D. dissertation, 225 p.
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Combining local and remote infrasound recordings from the 2009 Redoubt Volcano eruption, 2013

Fee, David, McNutt, S.R., Lopez, T.M., Arnoult, K.M., Szuberla, C.A.L., and Olson, J.V., 2013, Combining local and remote infrasound recordings from the 2009 Redoubt Volcano eruption: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, v. 259, p. 100-114, doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2011.09.012

Degassing of CO2, SO2, and H2S associated with the 2009 eruption of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, 2013

Werner, Cynthia, Kelly, P.J., Doukas, Michael, Lopez, Taryn, Pfeffer, Melissa, McGimsey, Robert, and Neal, Christina, 2013, Degassing of CO2, SO2, and H2S associated with the 2009 eruption of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, v. 259, p. 270-284, doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2012.04.012

Evaluation of Redoubt Volcano's sulfur dioxide emissions by the Ozone Monitoring Instrument, 2013

Lopez, Taryn, Carn, Simon, Werner, Cynthia, Fee, David, Kelly, Peter, Doukas, Michael, Pfeffer, Melissa, Webley, Peter, Cahill, Catherine, and Schneider, David, 2013, Evaluation of Redoubt Volcano's sulfur dioxide emissions by the Ozone Monitoring Instrument: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, v. 259, p. 290-307, doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2012.03.002

Rapid chemical evolution of tropospheric volcanic emissions from Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, based on observations of ozone and halogen-containing gases, 2013

Kelly, P.J., Kern, Christoph, Roberts, T.J., Lopez, Taryn, Werner, Cynthia, and Aiuppa, Alessandro, 2013, Rapid chemical evolution of tropospheric volcanic emissions from Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, based on observations of ozone and halogen-containing gases: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, v. 259, p. 317-333, doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2012.04.023

Remote observations of eruptive clouds and surface thermal activity during the 2009 eruption of Redoubt Volcano, 2013

Webley, P.W., Lopez, T.M., Ekstrand, A.L., Kean, K.G., Rinkleff, P., Dehn, J., Cahill, C.F., Wessels, R.L., Bailey, J.E., Izbekov, P., and Worden, A., 2013, Remote observations of eruptive clouds and surface thermal activity during the 2009 eruption of Redoubt Volcano: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, v. 259, p. 185-200, doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2012.06.023

The 2009 eruption of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, 2012

Schaefer, J.R., ed., 2012, The 2009 eruption of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, with contributions by Bull, Katharine, Cameron, Cheryl, Coombs, Michelle, Diefenbach, Angie, Lopez, Taryn, McNutt, Steve, Neal, Christina, Payne, Allison, Power, John, Schneider, Dave, Scott, William, Snedigar, Seth, Thompson, Glenn, Wallace, Kristi, Waythomas, Chris, Webley, Peter, and Werner, Cynthia: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 2011-5, 45 p., available at http://www.dggs.alaska.gov/pubs/id/23123.