Jeanne M Sauber

Jeanne M Sauber

  • (AST, EARTH SCI REMOTE SENSING)
  • 301.614.6465 | 301.614.6522
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 61A
  • Greenbelt , MD 20771
  • Employer: NASA
  • Research Interests

    Numerical modeling of crustal deformation and earthquake source processes, post-glacial rebound, and geosphere-cryosphere interactions using GRACE, Lidar and GPS


    Full Vitae

    http://science.gsfc.nasa.gov/sed/bio/jeanne.m.sauber-rosenberg

    Education

    1976 - B.S. (Geophysics) University of Michigan
    1979 - M.S. (Geophysics) University of South Carolina
    1988 - Ph.D. (Geophysics) Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    [Thesis: Geodetic Measurement of Deformation in California]

    Selected Publications

    Refereed

    Han, S.-C., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, and F. Polllitz. 2016. "Postseismic gravity change after the 2006-2007 great eartthquake doublet and constraints on the asthenosphere structure in the central Kuril Islands." Geophys. Res. Lett., 42: [10.1002/2016GL068167]

    Han, S.-C., J. M. Sauber, and F. Pollitz. 2015. "Coseismic compression/dilatation and viscoelastic uplift/subsidence following the 2012 Indian Ocean earthquakes quantified from satellite gravity observations." Geophys. Res. Lett., 42 (10): [10.1002/2015GL063819]

    Han, S.-C., J. M. Sauber, and F. Pollitz. 2014. "Broad-scale postseismic gravity change following the 2011 Tohoku-Oki earthquake and implications for deformation by viscoelastic relaxation and afterslip." Geophy. Res. Lett., 41 (16): 5797-5805 [10.1002/2014GL060905]

    Cotton, M., R. Bruhn, J. M. Sauber, E. Burgess, and R. Forster. 2014. "Ice surface morphology and flow on Malaspina Glacier, Alaska: Implications for regional tectonics in the Saint Elias orogen." Tectonics, 33 (4): 581-595 [10.1002/2013TC003381]

    Turrin, J. B., R. R. Forster, J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, D. K. Hall, and R. L. Bruhn. 2014. "Effects of bedrock lithology and subglacial till on the motion of Ruth Glacier, Alaska, deduced from five pulses from 1973 to 2012." Journal of Glaciology, 60 (222): 771-781 [Full Text (Link)] [10.3189/2014JoG13J182]

    Turrin, J., R. Forster, C. Larsen, and J. M. Sauber. 2013. "The propagation of a surge front on Bering Glacier, Alaska 2001-2011." Annals of Glaciology, 54 (63): 221-228 [10.3189/2013AoG63A341]

    Bruhn, R. L., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, M. Cotton, et al. T. Pavlis, E. E. Burgess, N. Ruppert, and R. Forster. 2012. "Plate margin deformation and active tectonics along the northern edge of the Yakutat Terrane in the Saint Elias Orogen, Alaska and Yukon, Canada,." Geosphere, 8 (6): 1-24 [ 10.1130/GES00807.1]

    Han, S., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, and R. Riva. 2011. "Contribution of satellite gravimetry to understanding seismic source processes of the 2011 Tohoku-Oki earthquake." Geophysical Research Letters, 38: L24312 [ 10.1029/2011GL049975]

    Han, S., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, and S. B. Luthcke. 2010. "Regional gravity decrease after the 2010 Maule (Chile) earthquake indicates large-scale mass redistribution." Geophysical Reearch Letters, 37: L23307 [ 10.1029/2010GL045449]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., M. A. Hofton, R. Bruhn, S. B. Luthcke, and J. B. Blair. 2010. "Solid Earth Applications of DESDynI Lidar." Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), Honolulu, Hawaii, 25-30 July, 2010, [ 10.1109/IGARSS.2010.5652368]

    Muskett, R. R., C. S. Lingle, J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, et al. A. S. Post, W. V. Tangborn, B. T. Rabus, and K. A. Echelmeyer. 2009. "Airborne and spaceborne DEM- and laser altimetry-derived surface elevation and volume changes of the Bering Glacier system." J of Glaciology, 55 (190): 1972-2006 [ 10.3189/002214309788608750]

    Muskett, R. R., C. S. Lingle, J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, B. T. Rabus, and W. V. Tangborn. 2008. "Acceleration of surface lowering on the tidewater glaciers of Icy Bay, Alaska, USA, from InSAR DEMs and ICESat altimetry." Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 265 (3-4): 345-359 [10.1016/j.epsl.2007.10.012]

    Carver, G., J. M. Sauber, W. Lettis, R. Witter, and B. Whitney. 2008. "Active faults on Northeastern Kodiak Island, Alaska." Active Tectonics and Seismic Potential of Alaska (Geophysical Monograph Series), 179: Washington, D.C.: 167-183 [ 10.1029/GM179]

    Han, S., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, S. B. Luthcke, C. H. Ji, and F. Pollitz. 2008. "Implications of postseismic gravity change following the great 2004 Sumatra-Andaman earthquake from the regional harmonic analysis of GRACE intersatellite tracking data." J Geophys Res, 113: (B11413) [ 10.1029/2008JB005705]

    Muskett, R. R., C. S. Lingle, J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, et al. A. S. Post, W. V. Tangborn, and B. T. Rabus. 2008. "Surging and Accelerating Surface Lowering of the Malaspina Glacier System." 1972 J of Glaciology, 54 (188): 788–800 [ 10.3189/002214308787779915]

    Han, S. C., J. M. Sauber, S. B. Luthcke, C. H. Ji, and F. Pollitz. 2008. "Postseismic gravity change following the great 2004 Sumatra-Andaman earthquake from the regional harmonic analysis of GRACE inter satellite tracking data: Implication for the regional viscoelastic response." J Geophys Res, 113 ( 13 ): B11413 [ 10.1029/2008JB005705]

    Doser, D., K. Wiest, and J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg. 2007. "Seismicity of the Bering Glacier Region and its Relation to Tectonic and Glacial Processes." Tectonophysics, 439 (1-4): 119-127 [10.1016/j.tecto.2007.04.005]

    Atwood, D., R. Muskett, R. Guritz, et al. C. Lingle, J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, and J. Freymueller. 2007. "DEM control in Arctic Alaska with ICESat, laser altimetry, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing." IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 45 (11): 3710-3720 [ 10.1109/TGRS.2007.904335]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., G. Carver, S. C. Cohen, and R. King. 2006. "Crustal deformation and the seismic cycle across the Kodiak Islands Alaska." J Geophys Res, 111: B02403 [ 10.1029/2005JB003626]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., B. Molnia, C. C. Carabajal, S. B. Luthcke, and R. Muskett. 2005. "Ice elevations and surface change on the Malaspina Glacier Alaska." Geophys Res Lett, 32 (23): L23S01 [ 10.1029/2005GL023943]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., and B. Molnia. 2004. "Glacier ice mass fluctuations and fault instability in tectonically active southern Alaska." Global and Planetary Change, 42 (1-4): 279-293 [10.1016/j.gloplacha.2003.11.012]

    Meigs, A., and J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg. 2000. "Southern Alaska as an example of the long-term consequences of mountain building under the influence of glaciers." Quaternary Science Reviews, 19 (14-15): 1543-1562 [10.1016/S0277-3791(00)00077-9]

    Rowlands, D., C. C. Carabajal, S. B. Luthcke, D. J. Harding, and J. M. Sauber. 2000. "Satellite laser altimetry: on-orbit calibration techniques for precise geolocation." The Review of Laser Engineering, 28 (12): 796-803 [10.2184/lsj.28.796]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., G. Plafker, B. Molnia, and M. Bryant. 2000. "Crustal deformation associated with glacial fluctuations in the eastern Chugach Mountains, Alaska." J Geophys Res, 105 (B4): 8055-8077 [10.1029/1999JB900433]

    Stewart, I., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, and J. Rose. 2000. "Glacio-seismotectonics: ice sheets, crustal deformation and seismicity." Quaternary Science Reviews, 19 (14-15): 1367-1390 [10.1016/S0277-3791(00)00094-9]

    Stockman, S. A., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, and E. Linschied. 1997. "A high school and NASA join forces to investigate the Alaska-Aleutian subduction zone near Kodiak Island." Journal of Geoscience Education, 45: 440-446 [Full Text (Link)]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., S. McClusky, and R. King. 1997. "Relation of ongoing deformation rates to the subduction zone process in southern Alaska." Geophys Res Lett, 24 (22): 2853-2856 [10.1029/97GL52979]

    Johnson, J. E., K. Satake, S. Holdahl, and J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg. 1996. "The 1964 Prince William Sound earthquake: joint inversion of tsunami and geodetic data." J Geophys Res, 101 (B1): 523-532 [10.1029/95JB02806]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., W. Thatcher, S. C. Solomon, and M. Lisowski. 1994. "Geodetic slip rate for the eastern California shear zone and the recurrence time of Mojave desert earthquakes." Nature, 367: 264-266 [10.1038/367264a0]

    Clark, T. A., C. Ma, J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, et al. J. W. Ryan, D. Gordon, D. B. Shaffer, D. S. Caprette, and N. R. Vandenberg. 1990. "Geodetic measurement of deformation in the Loma Prieta, California Earthquake with very long baseline interferometry." Geophys Res Lett, 17 (8): 1215-1218 [10.1029/GL017i008p01215]

    Ma, C., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, L. J. Bell, et al. T. A. Clark, D. Gordon, and W. E. Himwich. 1990. "Measurement of Horizontal Motions in Alaska Using Very Long Baseline Interferometry." J. Geophysical Research -- Solid Earth, 95 (B13): 21991-22011 [10.1029/JB095iB13p21991]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., and N. Ruppert. . "Rapid ice mass loss: Does it have an influence on earthquake occurrence in southern Alaska, in Active tectonics and seismic potential in Alaska." Active Tectonics and Seismic Potential in Alaska, Washington D.C.: 369-384 [10.1029/179GM21]

    Non-Refereed

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., S.-C. Han, and F. Pollitz. 2017. "GRACE and Follow-on Gravity Missions: Contributions to Subduction Zone Science and Prospects for the Future." Proceedings of the 11th United States-Japan natural resources panel for earthquake research, Napa Valley, California, November 16–18, 2016 Report 2017-1133: Reston, Virginia, U.S.A.: 68-69 [Full Text (Link)] [10.3133/ofr20171133]

    Selected Publications

    Refereed

    Han, S.-C., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, and F. Polllitz. 2016. "Postseismic gravity change after the 2006-2007 great eartthquake doublet and constraints on the asthenosphere structure in the central Kuril Islands." Geophys. Res. Lett. 42 [10.1002/2016GL068167]

    Han, S.-C., J. M. Sauber, and F. Pollitz. 2015. "Coseismic compression/dilatation and viscoelastic uplift/subsidence following the 2012 Indian Ocean earthquakes quantified from satellite gravity observations." Geophys. Res. Lett. 42 (10): [10.1002/2015GL063819]

    Han, S.-C., J. M. Sauber, and F. Pollitz. 2014. "Broad-scale postseismic gravity change following the 2011 Tohoku-Oki earthquake and implications for deformation by viscoelastic relaxation and afterslip." Geophy. Res. Lett. 41 (16): 5797-5805 [10.1002/2014GL060905]

    Cotton, M., R. Bruhn, J. M. Sauber, E. Burgess, and R. Forster. 2014. "Ice surface morphology and flow on Malaspina Glacier, Alaska: Implications for regional tectonics in the Saint Elias orogen." Tectonics 33 (4): 581-595 [10.1002/2013TC003381]

    Turrin, J. B., R. R. Forster, J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, D. K. Hall, and R. L. Bruhn. 2014. "Effects of bedrock lithology and subglacial till on the motion of Ruth Glacier, Alaska, deduced from five pulses from 1973 to 2012." Journal of Glaciology 60 (222): 771-781 [Full Text (Link)] [10.3189/2014JoG13J182]

    Turrin, J., R. Forster, C. Larsen, and J. M. Sauber. 2013. "The propagation of a surge front on Bering Glacier, Alaska 2001-2011." Annals of Glaciology 54 (63): 221-228 [10.3189/2013AoG63A341]

    Bruhn, R. L., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, M. Cotton, et al. T. Pavlis, E. E. Burgess, N. Ruppert, and R. Forster. 2012. "Plate margin deformation and active tectonics along the northern edge of the Yakutat Terrane in the Saint Elias Orogen, Alaska and Yukon, Canada,." Geosphere 8 (6): 1-24 [ 10.1130/GES00807.1]

    Han, S., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, and R. Riva. 2011. "Contribution of satellite gravimetry to understanding seismic source processes of the 2011 Tohoku-Oki earthquake." Geophysical Research Letters 38 L24312 [ 10.1029/2011GL049975]

    Han, S., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, and S. B. Luthcke. 2010. "Regional gravity decrease after the 2010 Maule (Chile) earthquake indicates large-scale mass redistribution." Geophysical Reearch Letters 37 L23307 [ 10.1029/2010GL045449]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., M. A. Hofton, R. Bruhn, S. B. Luthcke, and J. B. Blair. 2010. "Solid Earth Applications of DESDynI Lidar." Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), Honolulu, Hawaii, 25-30 July, 2010 [ 10.1109/IGARSS.2010.5652368]

    Muskett, R. R., C. S. Lingle, J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, et al. A. S. Post, W. V. Tangborn, B. T. Rabus, and K. A. Echelmeyer. 2009. "Airborne and spaceborne DEM- and laser altimetry-derived surface elevation and volume changes of the Bering Glacier system." J of Glaciology 55 (190): 1972-2006 [ 10.3189/002214309788608750]

    Muskett, R. R., C. S. Lingle, J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, B. T. Rabus, and W. V. Tangborn. 2008. "Acceleration of surface lowering on the tidewater glaciers of Icy Bay, Alaska, USA, from InSAR DEMs and ICESat altimetry." Earth and Planetary Science Letters 265 (3-4): 345-359 [10.1016/j.epsl.2007.10.012]

    Carver, G., J. M. Sauber, W. Lettis, R. Witter, and B. Whitney. 2008. "Active faults on Northeastern Kodiak Island, Alaska." Active Tectonics and Seismic Potential of Alaska (Geophysical Monograph Series) 179 167-183 [ 10.1029/GM179]

    Han, S., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, S. B. Luthcke, C. H. Ji, and F. Pollitz. 2008. "Implications of postseismic gravity change following the great 2004 Sumatra-Andaman earthquake from the regional harmonic analysis of GRACE intersatellite tracking data." J Geophys Res 113 (B11413) [ 10.1029/2008JB005705]

    Muskett, R. R., C. S. Lingle, J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, et al. A. S. Post, W. V. Tangborn, and B. T. Rabus. 2008. "Surging and Accelerating Surface Lowering of the Malaspina Glacier System." 1972 J of Glaciology 54 (188): 788–800 [ 10.3189/002214308787779915]

    Han, S. C., J. M. Sauber, S. B. Luthcke, C. H. Ji, and F. Pollitz. 2008. "Postseismic gravity change following the great 2004 Sumatra-Andaman earthquake from the regional harmonic analysis of GRACE inter satellite tracking data: Implication for the regional viscoelastic response." J Geophys Res 113 ( 13 ): B11413 [ 10.1029/2008JB005705]

    Doser, D., K. Wiest, and J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg. 2007. "Seismicity of the Bering Glacier Region and its Relation to Tectonic and Glacial Processes." Tectonophysics 439 (1-4): 119-127 [10.1016/j.tecto.2007.04.005]

    Atwood, D., R. Muskett, R. Guritz, et al. C. Lingle, J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, and J. Freymueller. 2007. "DEM control in Arctic Alaska with ICESat, laser altimetry, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing." IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 45 (11): 3710-3720 [ 10.1109/TGRS.2007.904335]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., G. Carver, S. C. Cohen, and R. King. 2006. "Crustal deformation and the seismic cycle across the Kodiak Islands Alaska." J Geophys Res 111 B02403 [ 10.1029/2005JB003626]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., B. Molnia, C. C. Carabajal, S. B. Luthcke, and R. Muskett. 2005. "Ice elevations and surface change on the Malaspina Glacier Alaska." Geophys Res Lett 32 (23): L23S01 [ 10.1029/2005GL023943]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., and B. Molnia. 2004. "Glacier ice mass fluctuations and fault instability in tectonically active southern Alaska." Global and Planetary Change 42 (1-4): 279-293 [10.1016/j.gloplacha.2003.11.012]

    Meigs, A., and J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg. 2000. "Southern Alaska as an example of the long-term consequences of mountain building under the influence of glaciers." Quaternary Science Reviews 19 (14-15): 1543-1562 [10.1016/S0277-3791(00)00077-9]

    Rowlands, D., C. C. Carabajal, S. B. Luthcke, D. J. Harding, and J. M. Sauber. 2000. "Satellite laser altimetry: on-orbit calibration techniques for precise geolocation." The Review of Laser Engineering 28 (12): 796-803 [10.2184/lsj.28.796]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., G. Plafker, B. Molnia, and M. Bryant. 2000. "Crustal deformation associated with glacial fluctuations in the eastern Chugach Mountains, Alaska." J Geophys Res 105 (B4): 8055-8077 [10.1029/1999JB900433]

    Stewart, I., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, and J. Rose. 2000. "Glacio-seismotectonics: ice sheets, crustal deformation and seismicity." Quaternary Science Reviews 19 (14-15): 1367-1390 [10.1016/S0277-3791(00)00094-9]

    Stockman, S. A., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, and E. Linschied. 1997. "A high school and NASA join forces to investigate the Alaska-Aleutian subduction zone near Kodiak Island." Journal of Geoscience Education 45 440-446 [Full Text (Link)]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., S. McClusky, and R. King. 1997. "Relation of ongoing deformation rates to the subduction zone process in southern Alaska." Geophys Res Lett 24 (22): 2853-2856 [10.1029/97GL52979]

    Johnson, J. E., K. Satake, S. Holdahl, and J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg. 1996. "The 1964 Prince William Sound earthquake: joint inversion of tsunami and geodetic data." J Geophys Res 101 (B1): 523-532 [10.1029/95JB02806]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., W. Thatcher, S. C. Solomon, and M. Lisowski. 1994. "Geodetic slip rate for the eastern California shear zone and the recurrence time of Mojave desert earthquakes." Nature 367 264-266 [10.1038/367264a0]

    Clark, T. A., C. Ma, J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, et al. J. W. Ryan, D. Gordon, D. B. Shaffer, D. S. Caprette, and N. R. Vandenberg. 1990. "Geodetic measurement of deformation in the Loma Prieta, California Earthquake with very long baseline interferometry." Geophys Res Lett 17 (8): 1215-1218 [10.1029/GL017i008p01215]

    Ma, C., J. M. Sauber-Rosenberg, L. J. Bell, et al. T. A. Clark, D. Gordon, and W. E. Himwich. 1990. "Measurement of Horizontal Motions in Alaska Using Very Long Baseline Interferometry." J. Geophysical Research -- Solid Earth 95 (B13): 21991-22011 [10.1029/JB095iB13p21991]

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., and N. Ruppert. . "Rapid ice mass loss: Does it have an influence on earthquake occurrence in southern Alaska, in Active tectonics and seismic potential in Alaska." Active Tectonics and Seismic Potential in Alaska 369-384 [10.1029/179GM21]

    Non-Refereed

    Sauber-Rosenberg, J. M., S.-C. Han, and F. Pollitz. 2017. "GRACE and Follow-on Gravity Missions: Contributions to Subduction Zone Science and Prospects for the Future." Proceedings of the 11th United States-Japan natural resources panel for earthquake research, Napa Valley, California, November 16–18, 2016 Report 2017-1133 68-69 [Full Text (Link)] [10.3133/ofr20171133]

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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