Key Research Interests and Expertise

Growth, emplacement and collapse of lava flows and domes; magma degassing and explosive volcanism; monitoring of active volcanoes. 

Significant Publications

  • Edmonds, M. and Herd, R.A. (in press) A volcanic degassing event at the explosive-effusive transition.Geophysical Research Letters
  • Edmonds, M., Herd, R.A. and Strutt, M.H. (2006) Tephra deposited on Montserrat during the 12–15 July 2003 dome collapse and explosions at Soufrière Hills Volcano. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 153, 313–330.doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2005.12.008
  • Wadge, G., Mattioli, G.S. and Herd, R.A. (2006) Ground deformation at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat during 1998–2000 measured by radar interferometry and GPS. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 152, 157–173. doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2005.11.007
  • Herd, R.A., Edmonds, M. and Bass, V.B. (2005) Catastrophic lava dome failure at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat, 12–13 July 2003. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 148, 234–252.doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2005.05.003
  • Edmonds, M. and Herd, R.A. (2005) Inland-directed base surge generated by the explosive interaction of pyroclastic flows and seawater at Soufrière Hills volcano, Montserrat. Geology 33(4), 245-248. DOI: 10.1130/G21166.1
  • Edmonds, M., Herd, R.A., Galle, B. and Oppenheimer C. (2003) Automated, high time-resolution measurements of SO2 flux at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. Bulletin of Volcanology 65(8), 576-586.DOI: 10.1007/s00445-003-0286-x

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