Michael A. H. Hedlin

Dr. Michael A. H. Hedlin

Laboratory for Atmospheric Acoustics

Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics

Scripps Institution of Oceanography

University of California, USA

Research Geophysicist



1991 Ph.D., University of California, Earth Science

1986 M.S., University of Alberta, Physics

1982 B.E., University of Saskatchewan, with Great Distinction, Geological Engineering

Publications (selected)

  1. Hedlin, M.A.H., Walker, K., Drob, D. and de Groot-Hedlin, C.D., 2011, Infrasound: Connecting the Solid Earth, Oceans and Atmosphere, Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, in press.
  2. Walker KT, Shelby R, Hedlin MAH, de Groot-Hedlin CD, Vernon FL. 2011. Western U.S. Infrasonic Catalog: illuminating infrasonic hotspots with the USArray.J. Geophys. Res.doi:10.1029/2011JB008579.
  3. Hedlin, M. A. H., D. Drob, K. Walker, and C. de Groot-Hedlin (2010), A study of acoustic propagation from a large bolide in the atmosphere with a dense seismic network, J. Geophys. Res., 115, B11312, doi:10.1029/2010JB007669.
  4. de Groot-Hedlin, C.D., Hedlin, M.A.H. and Walker, K., 2010, Finite difference synthesis of infrasound propagation through a windy, viscous atmopshere: application to a bolide explosion detected by seismic networks, Geophysical Journal International,doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2010.04925.x.
  5. de Groot-Hedlin, C.D., Hedlin, M.A.H., and Drob, D., 2010, Atmosphericvariability and infrasound monitoring, Global Continuous Infrasound Monitoring for Atmospheric Studies, Springer Geosciences, p475-507.
  6. Arrowsmith, S.J., Johnson, J.B., Drob, D. and Hedlin, M.A.H., 2010, The seismo-acoustic wavefield: A new paradigm in studying geophysical phenomena, Reviews of Geophysics, doi:10.1029/2010RG000335.
  7. Drob, D., Garces, M., Hedlin, M.A.H., and Brachet, N., 2010, The Temporal Morphology of Infrasound Propagation, Pure and applied geophysics, DOI 10.1007/s00024-010-0080-6.
  8. Matoza, R.S., Fee, D., Garces, M.A., Seiner, J.M., Ramon, P.A. and Hedlin, M.A.H, 2009, Infrasonic jet noise from volcanic eruptions, Geophysical Research Letters, v 36, doi:10.1029/2008GL036486.
  9. Walker, K., Hedlin, M.A.H., de Groot-Hedlin, C.D., Vergoz, J., Le Pichon, A., Drob, D., 2010, Source location of the 19 February 2008 Oregon Bolide Using Seismic Networks and Infrasound Arrays, Journal of Geophysical Research,DOI:10.1029/2010JB007863.
  10. de Groot-Hedlin, C.D., Hedlin, M.A.H., Walker, K., Drob., D., and Zumberge, M., 2008, Study of propagation from the shuttle Atlantis using a large seismic network, J. Acoust. Soc. Am., v124 (3), 1442-1451.
  11. Arrowsmith, S.J., Drob, D.P., Hedlin, M.A.H. and Edwards, W., 2006, A joint seismic and acoustic study of the Washington State bolide: Observations and modeling, Journal ofGeophysicalResearch. v112, D09304, doi:10.1029/ 2006JD008001.
  12. Matoza, R.S., Hedlin, M.A.H., Garces, M.A., 2006, An infrasound array study of Mount St Helens, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. v160, issues 3-4, 249-262.

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