Peter W. Webley
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Peter Webley (GI-UAF), April 2017

In Press

Peterson, R., Webley, P.W., D’Amours R., Servranckx, R., Stunder, B. and Papp, K., (2015). Volcanic Ash Cloud Dispersion Models. Chapter 7 in Volcanoes of the North Pacific: Observations from Space. In Press.

Webley, P.W.,(2015). Role of uncertainty in decision support for volcanic ash. AGU Geophysics monograph series: Natural Hazard Uncertainty Assessment: Modeling and Decision Support. In Press.

In Review

Webley, P. W., Patra, A., Bursik, M., Pitman, E. B., Dehn, J., Singh, T., Singla, T., Jones, M. D., Madankan, R., Stefanescu, E. R., and Pouget, S. (2015). Building an uncertainty modeling framework for real-time VATD. AGU Geophysics Monograph Series: Natural Hazard Uncertainty Assessment: Modeling and Decision Support. In Review.

Webley, P. W., and Watson, I. M. (2015). The Role Of Geospatial Technologies In Communicating A More Effective Hazard Assessment: Application of GIS Tools And Remote Sensing Data. Book chapter in Observing the Volcano World: Volcano Crisis Communication/In Review.

2015

Stefanescu, E. R., Patra, A. K., Bursik, M., Pitman, E. B., Webley, P., and Jones, M. D. (2015). Forecasting Volcanic Plume Hazards With Fast UQ. Procedia Computer Science, 51, 1613-1622

Steensen, T., Webley, P., and Dehn, J. (2015). Improvements on Near Real Time Detection of Volcanic Ash Emissions for Emergency Monitoring with Limited Satellite Bands. Annals of Geophysics, 57

Egan, S. D., Stuefer, M., Webley, P., and Cahill, C. F. (2015). WRF-Chem modeling of sulfur dioxide emissions from the 2008 Kasatochi Volcano. Annals of Geophysics, 57

Meyer, F. J., McAlpin, D. B., Gong, W., Ajadi, O., Arko, S., Webley, P. W., and Dehn, J. (2015). Integrating SAR and derived products into operational volcano monitoring and decision support systems. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 100, 106-117.

2014

Stefanescu, E. R., Patra, A. K., Bursik, M., Jones, M., Madankan, R., Pitman, E. B, Pouget, S., Singh, T., Singla, P., Webley, P., and Morton, D. (2014). Fast Construction of Surrogates for UQ Central to DDDAS–Application to Volcanic Ash Transport. Procedia Computer Science, 29, 1227-1235

Stefanescu, E. R., Patra, A. K., Bursik, M. I., Madankan, R., Pouget, S., Jones, M., Singla, P., Singh, T., Pitman, E. B., Pavolonis, M., Morton, D., Webley, P., and Dehn, J. (2014). Temporal, probabilistic mapping of ash clouds using wind field stochastic variability and uncertain eruption source parameters: Example of the 14 April 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems. DOI: 10.1002/2014MS000332

Worden, A., Dehn, J., and Webley, P. (2014). Frequency based satellite monitoring of small scale explosive activity at remote North Pacific volcanoes. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 286, 1-14.

Meyer, F. J., McAlpin, D. B., Gong, W., Ajadi, O., Arko, S., Webley, P. W. and Dehn, J. (2014). Integrating SAR and derived products into operational volcano monitoring and decision support systems. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 100, 106 – 117.

Webley, P. (2014). Andrew Harris: Thermal remote sensing of active volcanoes—A user’s manual. Bulletin of Volcanology, 76 (3), 1-2.

Madankan, R., Pouget, S., Singla, P., Bursik, M., Dehn, J., Jones, M., Prata, A., Pavolonis, M., Pitman, E. B., Singh, T., and Webley, P. (2014). Computation of probabilistic hazard maps and source parameter estimation for volcanic ash transport and dispersion. Journal of Computational Physics, 271, 39-59.

2013

Gong, W., Meyer, F. J., Webley, P., and Morton, D. (2013). Performance of the high‐resolution atmospheric model HRRR‐AK for correcting geodetic observations from spaceborne radars. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres118 (20), 11-611.

Pouget, S., Bursik, M., Webley, P., Dehn, J., and Pavolonis, M., (2013). Estimation of eruption source parameters from umbrella cloud or downwind plume growth rate, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 258, 100-112, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2013.04.002

Webley, P. W., and Steensen, T., (2013). Operational Volcanic Ash Cloud Modeling: Discussion on model inputs, products and the application of real-time probabilistic forecasting. AGU Geophysics monograph series “Lagrangian Modeling of the Atmosphere”, 200, 277 – 298.

Webley, P. W., Steensen, T., Stuefer, M., Grell, G., Freitas, S and Pavolonis, M., (2013).Analyzing the Eyjafjallajökull 2010 eruption using satellite remote sensing, lidar and WRF/CHEM dispersion and tracking model. Special Issue of Journal of Geophysical Research: Eyjafjallajökull 2010 eruption. 117. doi:10.1029/2011JD016817

Denlinger, R. P., Webley, P., Mastin, L., and Schwaiger, H., (2013). A Bayesian method to rank different model forecasts of the same volcanic ash cloud. AGU Geophysics monograph series “Lagrangian Modeling of the Atmosphere”, 200, 299 – 311.

Patra, A., Bursik, M., Dehn, J., Jones, M., Pavolonis, M., Pitman, E. B., Singh, T., Singla, P., Stefanscu, E., Pouget, S., and Webley, P., (2013). Challenges in Developing DDDAS based Methodology for Volcanic Ash Hazard Analysis – Effect of Numerical Weather Prediction Variability and Parameter Estimation, Procedia Computer Science, 18, 1871-1880, ISSN 1877-0509, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.procs.2013.05.356

Stuefer, M., Freitas, S. R., Grell, G., Webley, P., Peckham, S., and S. A. McKeen (2013). Inclusion of Ash and SO2 emissions from volcanic eruptions in WRF-CHEM: Development and some applications. Geoscientific Model Development, 6 (2), 457 – 468.

Webley, P. W., Lopez, T.M., Ekstrand, A. L, Dean, K. G., Rinkleff, P., Dehn, J., Cahill, C. F., Wessels, R., 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. Journ. of Volc. and Geo. Res., 259, 185-200, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2012.06.023

Lopez, T., Carn, S., Werner, C., Kelly, P., Doukas, M., Fee, D., Webley, P. W., Cahill, C., and Schneider, D., (2013). Ozone Monitoring Instrument (OMI) measurements of sulfur dioxide during the 2009 eruption of Redoubt volcano. Journ. of Volc. and Geo. Res., 259, 290-307, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2012.03.002
 
Steensen, T., Stuefer, M., Webley, P. W., Grell, G., and Freitas, S., (2013). Analysis of Ash Distribution of the Redoubt 2009 Eruption based on Satellite Observations and Model Estimates. Journ. of Volc. and Geo. Res., 259, 235-247, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2012.02.018  

Ekstrand, A. Webley, P. W., Nelson, D. L., Garay, M. J., Dehn, J., Steensen, T. S., Dean, K. D., and Prakash, A., (2013). A multi-sensor plume height analysis of the 2009 Redoubt eruption, Journ. of Volc. and Geo. Res., 259, 170-184, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2012.09.008 .

Waythomas, C. F., and Webley, P. W., 2013. Preface to the special issue of JVGR on the 2009 eruption of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 259, 1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2013.05.013

2012

Bursik, M., Jones, M., Carn, S., Dean, K., Patra, A., Pavolonis, M., Pitman, E. B., Singh, T., Singla, P., Webley, P. W., Bjornsson, H., and Ripepe, M., (2012). Polynomial Chaos Quadrature Weighted Ensemble modeling of the Eyjafjallajökull plume of 14 – 18 April 2010. Bulletin of Volcanology, 74 (10) 2321 – 2338.

Steensen, T., and Webley, P., (2012). Qualitative analysis of input parameter for satellite-based quantification of airborne volcanic ash. IGARRS 2012. 4pgs.

Patra, A., Bursik, M., Dehn, J., Jones, M., Pavolonis, M., Pitman, E. B., Singh, T., Singla, P., and Webley, P. (2012). A DDDAS Framework for Volcanic Ash Propagation and Hazard Analysis. Procedia Computer Science, 9, 1090 – 1099.

Madankan, R., Singla, P., Patra, A., Bursik, M., Dehn, J., Jones, M., Pavolonis, M., Pitman, B., Singh, T., and Webley, P. (2012). Polynomial Chaos Quadrature-based Minimum Variance Approach for Source Parameters Estimation. Procedia Computer Science, 9, 1129 – 1138.

Alaska State Division for Geological and Geophysical Surveys, (2012). The 2009 Eruption of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska. Editor: Schaefer, J., Contributing Authors: Bull, K., Cameron, C., Coombs, M., Diefenbach, A., Lopez, T., McNutt, S., Neal, C., Payne, A., Power, J., Schneider, D., Scott, W., Snedigar, S., Thompson, G., Wallace, K., Waythomas, C., Webley, P.W., and Werner, C., ADDGS Circular, 74 pp.

Webley, P. W., Dean, K., Peterson, R., Steffke, A., Harrild, M., and Groves, J., (2012). Dispersion Modelling of Volcanic Ash Clouds: North Pacific Eruptions, the past 40 years: 1970 – 2010. Natural Hazards. doi: 10.1007/s11069-011-0053-9

2011

De Angelis, S., McNutt, S. R., and Webley, P. W., (2011) Evidence of atmospheric gravity waves during the 2008 eruption of Okmok volcano from seismic and remote sensing observations  , Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L10303, doi:10.1029/2011GL047144, 2011

Rybin, A., Chibisova, M., Webley, P. W., Steensen, T., Izbekov, P., Neal, C., and Realmuto, V., (2011).The June 2009 eruption of Sarychev Peak volcano, Matua Island, Central Kuriles. Bulletin of Volcanology, 73 (9), 1377 - 1392. DOI: 10.1007/s00445-011-0481-0

Gong, W., Meyer, F., Webley, P. W., and Lu, Z., (2011). Method of InSAR Atmosphere correction for volcano activity monitoring. IGARSS 2011

Liu, S., Mika, A., Gong, W., Hanssen, R., Meyer, F., Morton, D., and Webley, P. W., (2011). The role of weather models in mitigation of tropospheric delay for SAR interferometry. IGARRS 2011.

Webley, P.W. (2011). Four Dimensional Volcanic Ash Cloud Predictions in Google Earth, with a special case of an ash-aviation encounter. Computer and Geosciences Special Issue: Virtual Globes.doi:10.1016/j.cageo.2010.02.005. 

2010

Webley, P.W., Dean, K.G., Dehn, J., Bailey, J.E., and Peterson, R., (2010), Volcanic-ash dispersion modeling of the 2006 eruption of Augustine Volcano Using the Puff Model, chapter 21 of Power, J.A., Coombs, M.L., and Freymueller, J.T., eds., The 2006 eruption of Augustine Volcano, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1769, p. 482–501 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/pp/1769/chapters/p1769_chapter21.pdf].

Bailey, J.E., Dean, K.G., Dehn, J., and Webley, P.W., (2010), Integrated satellite observations of the 2006 eruption of Augustine Volcano, chapter 20 of Power, J.A., Coombs, M.L., and Freymueller, J.T., eds., The 2006 eruption of Augustine Volcano, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1769, p. 481–506 [http://pubs.usgs.gov/pp/1769/chapters/p1769_chapter20.pdf].

Cahill, C.F., Rinkleff, P.G., Dehn, J., Webley, P.W., Cahill, T.A. and Barnes, D. E., (2010). Aerosol Measurements from a Recent Volcanic Eruption: Implications for Volcanic Ash Transport Predictions. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 198, (1-2), 76-80. doi: 10.016/j.volgeores.2010.08.012

Vaughan, G., and Webley, P. W., (2010). Satellite Observations of the March 2009 Hunga Ha’apai Volcanic Eruption, Tonga. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research,198, (1-2),  177-186. doi: 10.016/j.volgeores.2010.08.017

Hamme, R. C., Webley, P. W., Crawford, W. R., Whitney, F. A., DeGrandpre, M., Emerson, S., Eriksen, C., Giesbrecht, K., Gower, J., Kavanaugh, M., Pena, A., Sabine, C., Coogan, L., Batten, S., Lockwood, D., and Grundle, D. (2010). The ocean response to a volcanic iron fertilization event in the subarctic North Pacific. GRL, 37, L19604, doi:10.1029/2010GL044629 

Gong, W., Meyer, F., Webley, P. W., Morton, D., and Liu, S., (2010). Performance analysis of atmospheric correction in InSAR data using a high resolution Numerical Weather Prediction model. IGARRS 2010.

2009

Larsen, J., Neal, C., Webley, P., Freymueller, J., Haney, M., McNutt, S., Schneider, D., Prejean, S., Schaefer, J., and Wessels, R., (2009). Eruption of Alaska Volcano Breaks Historic Pattern. EOS, 90 (20), 173- 175.

Mastin, L.G., Guffanti, M., Servranckx, R., Webley, P. W., Barsotti, S., Dean, K., Denlinger, R., Durant, A., Ewert, J. W., Gardner, C. A., Holliday, A. C., Neri, A., Rose, W. I., Schneider, D., Siebert, L., Stunder, B., Swanson, G., Tupper, A., Volentik, A. and Waythomas, C. F., (2009). A multidisciplinary effort to assign realistic source parameters to model of volcanic ash-cloud transport and dispersion during eruptions. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research: Special Issue on Volcanic Ash Clouds, eds. Larry Mastin and Peter Webley. 186 (1 – 2), 10 – 21. doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2009.01.008    

Webley, P.W. and Mastin, L. G., (2009). Improved Prediction and tracking of Volcanic Ash clouds. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research: Special Issue on Volcanic Ash Clouds, eds. Larry Mastin and Peter Webley. 186 (1 – 2), 1 - 9.doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2008.10.022

Webley, P.W., Stunder, B.J.B., and Dean, K. G., (2009). Significant eruption source parameter(s) for operational ash cloud transport and dispersion models. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research: Special Issue on Volcanic Ash Clouds, eds. Larry Mastin and Peter Webley. 186 (1 – 2), 108 - 119. doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2009.02.012    

Webley, P.W., Dehn, J., Lovick, J., Dean, K.G., Bailey, J.E. and Valcic, L.,(2009). Near Real Time Volcanic Ash Cloud Detection: Experiences from the Alaska Volcano Observatory. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research: Special Issue on Volcanic Ash Clouds, eds. Larry Mastin and Peter Webley. 186 (1 – 2), 79 - 90.  doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2009.02.010    

Webley, P.W., Dean, K., Bailey, J.E., Dehn, J. and Peterson, R., (2009). Volcanic Ash Modeling for North Pacific Volcanoes Automated Operational Monitoring and Virtual Globes. Natural Hazards: SI Aviation Hazards from Volcanoes, 51 (2), 345 – 361. doi:10.1007/s11069-008-9246-2

2008

Webley P. W., Wooster, M. J., Strauch, W., Saballos, J. A., Dill, K., Stephenson, P., Stephenson, J., Escobar Wolf, R. and Matias, O., (2008). Experiences from Real-time Satellite-Based Volcano Monitoring in Central America: Case Studies at Fuego, Guatemala. International Journal of Remote Sensing. 29 (22)¸6618 - 6644

Webley P. W., Dean K., Collins, R., Fochesatto, J., Sassen, K., Atkinson, D., Cahill, C. and Prata, A.,(2008).Validation of a Volcanic Ash Dispersion Model During Late January/Early February 2006 Eruption of Mount Augustine Volcano. Bulletin of American Meteorological Society. doi: 10.1175/2008BAMS2579.1

Webley, P. W., Dean, K., Bailey, J. E., Dehn, J. and Peterson, R.,(2008). Volcanic Ash Modeling for North Pacific Volcanoes Automated Operational Monitoring and Virtual Globes. Natural Hazards: SI Aviation Hazards from Volcanoes. doi:10.1007/s11069-008-9246-2

2007

Collins, R. L., Fochesatto, J., Sassen, K., Webley, P. W., Atkinson, D. E., Dean, K., Cahill, C. F., and Mizutani, K., (2007). Predicting and validating the motion of an ash cloud during the 2006 eruption of Mount Augustine volcano, Alaska, USA. Journal of the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology. 4 (1-2), 17 – 28.

Wooster, M. J., Webley, P. W., Saballos, J. A., Strauch, W., Dill, K., Escobar Wolf, R., Matías, O., Berrocal, M., Escobar, D., Alvarado, G. E., Mora, R., Kaneko, T. and Demeritt, D.,. (2007) Operational Satellite-Based Monitoring of Central American Volcanic Activity. IAVCEI Remote Sensing Commission newsletter. September 2007. 9 – 11. Cited 1 times

Sassen, K., Zhu, J., Webley, P.W., Dean, K. and Cobb, P., (2007). Volcanic Ash Plume Identification Using Polarization Lidar: Augustine Eruption, Alaska. Geophysical Research Letters. 34, (8). doi: 10.1029/2006GL027237.

Webley P. W., Dean K., Bailey, J. E., Dehn, J. and Peterson, R., (2007). Volcanic Ash Modeling for North Pacific Volcanoes. Automated Operational Monitoring and Virtual Globes. Short paper from 4th International workshop on Volcanic Ash and Aviation. 26th - 30th March 2007. Rotorua, New Zealand.

2005

Wooster, M. J., Webley, P. W., Demeritt, D and Dill, K., (2005). Enhancing Volcanic Hazard Avoidance Capacity in Central America through Local Remote Sensing and Improved Risk Communication (EVHAC). DfID EngKaR Technical Report: R8181. November 2005. 226pp

2004

Webley, P. W., Wadge, G. and James, I. N., (2004). Determining Radio Wave Delay by Non Hydrostatic Atmospheric Modelling of Water Vapour over Mountains, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. 29, 2 – 3, 139 – 148.

2002

Webley, P. W., Bingley, R. M., Dodson, A. H., Wadge, G., Waugh, S. J and James, I. N.,(2002). Atmospheric water vapour correction to InSAR surface motion measurements on mountains: results from a dense GPS network on Mount Etna, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. 27, 363-370.

Wadge, G., Webley, P. W., Bingley, R. M., Dodson A. H., James, I. N., Waugh, S., Veneboer, T., Puglisi, G., Mattia, M., Baker, D., Edwards, S. J., Edwards, S. C., and Clarke, P., (2002). Atmospheric models, GPS and InSAR measurements of the tropospheric water vapour field over Mount Etna, Geophysical Research Letters, 29, 11-1 to 11-4.