Martine Simoes


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 (Last updated December 2020)




Steer P., Jeandet L., Cubas N., Marc O., Meunier P., Simoes M., Cattin R., Shyu J. B. H., Mouyen M., Liang W.-T., Theunissen T., Chiang S.-H., Hovius N., Earthquake statistics changed by typhoon-driven erosion., Scientific Reports, doi:10.1038/s41598-020-67865-y,


Menant A., Angiboust S., Gerya T., Lacassin R., Simoes M., Grandin R., Transient stripping of subducting slabs controls periodic forearc uplift., Nature Communications, doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-15580-7, 2020.

Sassolas-Serrayet T., Cattin R., Ferry M., Godard V., Simoes M., Estimating the disequilibrium in denudation rates due to divide migration at the scale of river basins., Earth Surface Dynamics, 7, 1041-1057, doi:10.5194/esurf-7-1041-2019, 2019.


Laborde A., Barrier L., Simoes M., Li H., Coudroy T., Van der Woerd J., Tapponnier P., Cenozoic deformation of the Tarim Basin and surrounding ranges (Xinjiang, China): A regional overview., Earth Science Review, doi:10.1016/j.earscirev.2019.102891, 2019.


Riesner M., Simoes M., Carrizo D., Lacassin R., Early exhumation of the Frontal Cordillera (Southern Central Andes) and implications for Andean mountain-building at 33.5°S., Scientific Reports, 9, 7972, doi:10.1038/s41598-019-44320-1, 2019.


Riesner M., Lacassin R., Simoes M., Carrizo D., Armijo R., Revisiting the crustal structure and kinematics of the Central Andes at 33.5°S : implications for the mechanics of Andean mountain-building., Tectonics, 37, doi: 10.1002/2017TC004513, 2018.


Guilbaud C., Simoes M., Barrier L., Laborde A., Van der Woerd J., Li H., Tapponnier P., Coudroy T., Murray A., Kinematics of active deformation across the Western Kunlun mountain range (Xinjiang, China), and potential seismic hazards within the southern Tarim Basin, J. Geophys. Res, doi:10.1002/2017JB014069, 2017.


Riesner M., Lacassin R., Simoes M., Armijo R., Rauld R., Vargas G. , Kinematics of the active West Andean fold-and-thrust belt (central Chile) : structure and long-term shortening rate., Tectonics, 36, doi:10.1002/2016TC004269, 2017.


Grandin R., Martin V., Satriano C., Lacassin R., Klinger Y., Simoes M., Bollinger L., Rupture process of the Mw=7.9 2015 Gorkha earthquake (Nepal) : insights into Himalayan megathrust segmentation., Geophys. Res. Letters,42, doi :10.1002/2015GL066044.


Steer P., M. Simoes, R. Cattin, Erosion influences the seismicity of active thrust faults, Nature Communications, doi :10.1038/ncomms6564, 2014.


Mouyen M., M. Simoes, F. Mouthereau, F. Masson, C. Hwang, C.-C. Cheng, Investigating possible gravity change rates expected from long-term deep crustal processes in Taiwan, Geophys. J. Intern., doi:10.1093/gji/GGU133, 2014.


Simoes M., Y.-G. Chen, Shinde D.P. , A.K. Singhvi, Lateral variations in the long-term slip rate of the Chelungpu fault, Central Taiwan, from the analysis of deformed fluvial terraces., J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1002/2013JB010057, 2014.


Cattin, R., M. Simoes, P. Steer, Couplages entre tectonique et processus de surface dans les orognes lՎchelle du cycle sismique., Gochronique, 124, p. 14-16, 2012.


Simoes M., O. Beyssac, Y.-G. Chen, Late Cenozoic metamorphism and mountain building in Taiwan : a review., J. Asian Earth Sci., 46 , p 92-119, 2012. - invited review.


Chen C.-T., Y.-C. Chan, C.-Y. Lu, M. Simoes, O. Beyssac, Nappe and window structures revealed by thermal metamorphism in the Taiwan mountain belt., Terra Nova, 23 , p 83-91, 2011.


Simoes M., J. Braun, S. Bonnet, Continental-scale erosion and transport laws : a new approach  to quantitatively investigate macro-scale landscapes and associated sediment fluxes over the geological past., Geochem Geophys. Geosyst., 11, Q09001, doi :10.1029/2010GC003121, 2010.


Beyssac O., F. Negro, M. Simoes, Y.-C. Chan, Y.-G. Chen,  High-pressure metamorphism in Taiwan: from oceanic subduction to arc-continent collision ?, Terra Nova, 20, p 118-125, 2008.


Simoes M., J.P. Avouac, O. Beyssac, B. Goffe, K.A. Farley, Y.-G. Chen, Mountain building in Taiwan: a thermokinematic model., Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, B11405, doi:10.1029/2006JB004824, 2007.


Beyssac O., M. Simoes, J.P. Avouac, K.A. Farley, Y.G. Chen, Y.C. Chan, B. Goffe, Late Cenozoic metamorphic evolution and exhumation of Taiwan., Tectonics, 26, TC6001, doi:10.1029/2006TC002064, 2007


Bernard S., J.P. Avouac, S. Dominguez, M. Simoes, Kinematics of fault-related folding derived from a sandbox experiment., Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, B03S12, doi:10.1029/2005JB004149, 2007


Simoes M., J.P. Avouac, Y.-G. Chen, A. K. Singhvi, C.-Y. Wang, Y.-C. Chan, M. K. Jaiswal, S. Bernard, Kinematic analysis of the Pakuashan fault tip fold, west central Taiwan: Shortening rate and age of folding inception., Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, B03S14, doi:10.1029/2005JB004198, 2007.


Simoes M., J.P. Avouac, Y.-G. Chen, Slip rates on the Chelungpu and Chushiang thrust faults inferred from a deformed strath terrace along the Dungpuna river, west central Taiwan., Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, B03S10, doi:10.1029/2005JB004200, 2007.


Simoes M., J.P. Avouac, Investigating the kinematics of mountain building in Taiwan from the spatiotemporal evolution of the foreland basin and western foothills., Journal of Geophysical Research, 111, B10401, doi:10.1029/2005JB004209, 2006.


Simoes, M., J.-P. Avouac, R. Cattin, P. Henry, The Sumatra subduction zone: a case for a locked fault zone extending into the mantle., Journal of Geophysical Research, 109, B10402, doi:10.1029/2003JB002958, 2004.