Jaromir Jansky

Department of Geophysics
Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
Charles University in Prague
Mail address: KG MFF UK, Ke Karlovu 3, 121 16 Praha 2, Czech Republic
Phone: (+420) 221 911 444
FAX: (+420) 221 911 214
E-mail: jansky(at)seis.karlov.mff.cuni.cz

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Recent papers (after 2005):

Zahradník, J., L. Fojtíková, J. Carvalho, L.V. Barros, E. Sokos, J. Janský (2015). Compromising polarity and waveform constraints in focal-mechanism solutions; the Mara Rosa 2010 Mw 4 central Brazil earthquake revisited. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 63,  323-333. PDF

Sokos, E., A. Kiratzi, F. Gallovic, J. Zahradník, A. Serpetsidaki, V. Plicka, J. Janský, J. Kostelecký, G.-A. Tselentis (2015). Rupture process of the 2014 Cephalonia, Greece, earthquake doublet (Mw6) as inferred from regional and local seismic data. Tectonophysics 656, 131-141. PDF and suppl

Zahradník, J., J. Janský, V. Plicka (2015). Analysis of the source scanning algorithm with a new P-wave picker. J Seismol  19, 423–441. PDF  and Animations

J. Jansky, V. Plicka and L. Eisner (2013). Feasibility of jointly locating microseismic events with data from surface and downhole receivers. First Break, 31, No: 7, 59-65. [Pdf, 927 kB]

Gallovic, F., G. Ameri, J. Zahradník, J. Janský, V. Plicka, E. Sokos, A. Askan, and M. Pakzad (2013). Fault Process and Broadband Ground-Motion Simulations of the 23 October 2011 Van (Eastern Turkey) Earthquake. Bull. Seism. Soc. Am. 103, 3164–3178. PDF

Sokos, E., J. Zahradník, A. Kiratzi, J. Janský, F. Gallovic, O. Novotný, J. Kostelecký, A. Serpetsidaki, and G-A. Tselentis (2012). The January 2010 Efpalio earthquake sequence in the western Corinth Gulf (Greece). Tectonophysics, 530-531, 299-309.  PDF

Janský, J.,  O. Novotný, V. Plicka,  J. Zahradník, and E. Sokos (2012). Earthquake location from P-arrival times only: problems and some solutions. Studia Geophysica et Geodaetica 56, 553-566. PDF

Jansky J., Plicka V., Eisner L: Feasibility of joint 1D velocity model and event location inversion by the Neighbourhood algorithm. GEOPHYSICAL PROSPECTING, 58 (2): 229-234 MAR 2010. ISSN: 0016-8025. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2478.2009.00820.x [Pdf, 590 kB]


Duda S.J., Janský J:(2009): Spectral magnitudes of the Sichuan, China, earthquake of 12 May 2008, and related problems. CT Theory and Applications. Vol.18 (2), 15-23. [Pdf, 1 628 kB]

Jansky J., Zahradnik J., Plicka V: SHALLOW EARTHQUAKES: SHALLOWER THAN EXPECTED? STUDIA GEOPHYSICA ET GEODAETICA, 53 (2): 261-268 APR 2009. ISSN: 0039-3169. [Pdf, 258kB]

Zahradnik J., Jansky J., Plicka V: Detailed Waveform Inversion for Moment Tensors of M similar to 4 Events: Examples from the Corinth Gulf, Greece. BULLETIN OF THE SEISMOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, 98 (6): 2756-2771 DEC 1 2008. ISSN: 0037-1106. DOI: 10.1785/0120080124. [Pdf, 848kB]

Duda S.J., Janský J:(2008): The earthquake volume from body waves. CT Theory and Applications. Vol.17 (4), 32-46. [Pdf, 638 kB]

Jansky J., Plicka V., Novotny O: Determining a 1-D velocity model of the uppermost crust from P and S arrival times using the neighbourhood algorithm: Synthetic test. ACTA GEODYNAMICA ET GEOMATERIALIA, 4 (2): 5-12 2007. ISSN: 1214-9705. [Pdf, 821kB]

Novotny O., Jansky J., Plicka V., Lyon-Caen H: A layered model of the upper crust in the Aigion region of Greece, inferred from arrival times of the 2001 earthquake sequence. STUDIA GEOPHYSICA ET GEODAETICA, 52 (1): 123-131 2008. ISSN: 0039-3169. [Pdf, 751kB]

Jansky J., Plicka V., Lyon-Caen H., Novotny O: Estimation of velocity in the uppermost crust in a part of the western Gulf of Corinth, Greece, from the inversion of P and S arrival times using the neighbourhood algorithm. JOURNAL OF SEISMOLOGY, 11 (2): 199-204 APR 2007. ISSN: 1383-4649 DOI: 10.1007/s10950-007-9047-1. [Pdf, 179kB]

Janský J., Sokos E., Serpetsidaki A., Lyon-Caen H: (2006): Station corrections of PATNET network for improvement of earthquake location in central part of Gulf of Corinth. Acta Geodyn. Geomater., Vol.3, No. 4 (144), 77-85. [Pdf, 270 kB]

Malek J., Horalek J., Jansky J: One-dimensional qP-wave velocity model of the upper crust for the West Bohemia/Vogtland earthquake swarm region. STUDIA GEOPHYSICA ET GEODAETICA, 49 (4): 501-524 OCT 2005. ISSN: 0039-3169 DOI: 10.1007/s11200-005-0024-2. [Pdf, 573 kB]