Lubica Valentova

ORCID: 0000-0002-9574-1105

Researcher ID: P-9076-2017

Scopus ID: 57189089855

Department of Geophysics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University.
V Holesovickach 2, 180 00 Prague 8. Czech Republic.

Skills: Fortran, Gnuplot, GMT. Ultimate frisbee.
Currently working on: Python and basics of HTML. And softball.

CV

1985: Born in Bratislava, Slovakia.

2007: Bachelor degree at Charles University, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Prague, Czech Republic. Specialization: Physics. Thesis (in Slovak): Global lithoshperic rotation: Myth or reality? Supervisor: Ondrej Cadek.

2009: Master degree at Charles University, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Department of Geophysics, Prague, Czech Republic. Specialization: Geophysics. Thesis (in Slovak): Mantle convection: Numerical models and observed data. Supervisor: Hana Cizkova.

2018: Ph.D. degree at Charles University, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Department of Geophysics, Prague, Czech Republic. Specialization: Geophysics. Thesis: Three-dimensional ambient noise tomography of the Bohemian Massif. Supervisor: Frantisek Gallovic.

Employment and stays

2017-today: Researcher at Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Department of Geophysics, Prague. Within: (1) Bilateral project of GACR and DFG: BAIES - Bayesian Inference of Earthquake Source parameters: kinematic and dynamic finite fault models. Supervisor: Frantisek Gallovic. (2) Projects GACR and ESA Swarm DISC project. Supervisor: Jakub Velimsky.

2010-2013: Early-stage researcher at Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Informatics, Comenius University, Bratislava within QUEST-ITN project. Topic: Numerical modeling of seismic wave propagation in heterogeneous structures. Supervisor: Peter Moczo.

2010: 6 weeks stay at Centre Mediterrani d'Investigacions Marines i Ambientals (CMIMA) of the Spanish Research Council (CSIC) or Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC), Barcelona within HPC-Europa2 project. Supervisor: Josep de la Puente.

2009-2010: part-time employment at Institute of Rock Structure and Mechanics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic. Supervisor: Jiri Malek.

Publications

Gallovic, F., Valentova, L. (2020). Earthquake stress drops from dynamic rupture simulations constrained by observed ground motions, Geophys. Res. Lett., 47, doi:10.1029/2019GL085880.

Gallovic, F., Valentova, L., Ampuero, J.-P., Gabriel, A.-A. (2019). Bayesian Dynamic Finite-Fault Inversion: 1. Method and Synthetic Test, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth 124, 6949-6969.

Gallovic, F., Valentova, L., Ampuero, J.-P., Gabriel, A.-A. (2019). Bayesian Dynamic Finite-Fault Inversion: 2. Application to the 2016 Mw6.2 Amatrice, Italy, Earthquake, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth 124, 6970-6988.

Valentova, L., Gallovic, F., Maierova, P. (2017). Three-dimensional S-wave velocity model of the Bohemian Massif from Bayesian ambient noise tomography, Tectonophysics, 717, 484-498.

Ruzek, B., Valentova, L., Gallovic, F. (2016). Significance of geological units of the Bohemian Massif, Czech Republic, as seen by ambient noise interferometry, Pure Appl. Geophys. 173, 1663-1682.

Valentova, L., Gallovic, F., Ruzek, B., de la Puente, J., Moczo, P. (2015). Choice of regularization in adjoint tomography based on 2D synthetic tests, Geophys. J. Int. 202, 787-799.