Joaquim Luis 












September  2005, Joaquim Luis



Refereed Publications

  • Cravo, A., Cardeira, S., Pereira, C., Rosa, M., Alcântara, P., Madureira, M., Rita, F., Luis, J., Jacob, J. (2014), Exchanges of nutrients and chlorophyll a through two inlets of Ria Formosa, South of Portugal, during coastal upwelling events. Journal of Sea Research, (in press). (Cit: 0)

  • J.M. Miranda, J.F. Luis, N. Lourenço, J. Goslin (2014). Distributed deformation close to the Azores Triple "Point", Marine Geology, Volume 335, Pages 27-35. (Cit: 0)
  • Neves, MC, Miranda JM, Luis J.F. (2013). The role of lithospheric processes on the development of linear volcanic ridges in the Azores, Tectonophysics. (Cit: 0)

  • Cravo A, Cardeira S, Pereira C, Rosa M, Madureira M, Rita F, Luís J, Jacob J., Nutrients and particulate matter exchanges through the Ria Formosa coastal lagoon, Portugal, Journal of Coastal Research, Spec. ISSUE 65, 1999-2004, 2013. (Cit: 0)

  • Wessel P, Smith WHF, Scharroo R, Luis J, Wobbe F. (2013), Generic Mapping Tools: Improved Version Released, EOS Trans. AGU, 94(45), p. 409-410. (Cit: 21)

  • J. Goslin, J. Perrot, J.-Y. Royer, C. Martin N. Lourenço, J. Luis, R. P. Dziak, H. Matsumoto, J. Haxel, and M. J. Fowler C. G. Fox, A. T.-K. Lau, S. Bazin (2012). Spatiotemporal distribution of the seismicity along the Mid-Atlantic Ridge north of the Azores from hydroacoustic data: Insights into seismogenic processes in a ridge-hot spot context. GEOCHEMISTRY GEOPHYSICS GEOSYSTEMS, VOL. 13, Q02010, 15 PP. (Cit: 3)

  • Marc-André Gutscher, Stephane Dominguez, Graham K. Westbrook, Pascal Gente, Nathalie Babonneau,Thierry Mulder, Eliane Gonthier, Rafael Bartolome, Joaquim Luis, Filipe Rosas, Pedro Terrinha and The Delila and DelSis Scientific Teams (2009), Tectonic shortening and gravitational spreading in the Gulf of Cadiz accretionary wedge: Observations from multi-beam bathymetry and seismic profiling. Marine and Petroleum Geology Volume 26, Issue 5,  647-659.  (Cit: 21)

  • P. Terrinha, L. Matias, J. Vicente, J. Duarte, J. Luís, L. Pinheiro, N. Lourenço, S. Diez, F. Rosas, V. Magalhães, V. Valadares, N. Zitellini, C. Roque, L. Mendes Víctor and MATESPRO Team (2009), Morphotectonics and strain partitioning at the Iberia–Africa plate boundary from multibeam and seismic reflection data. Marine Geology, Volume 267, Issues 3-4, 156-174. (Cit: 23)

  • Relvas,P., J. Luis, and A. M. P. Santos (2009), Importance of the mesoscale in the decadal changes observed in the northern Canary upwelling system, Geophys. Res.Lett., 36,L2260. (Cit: 14)

  •  Neves, M.C., Paiva, L.T., Luis, J. (2009), Software for slip-tendency analysis in 3D: A plug-in for Coulomb Computers & Geosciences 35 (12), pp. 2345-2352. (Cit: 4)

  •  Nunes, M., Ferreira, O., Luis, J. (2009). Tsunami vulnerability zonation in the Algarve coast (Portugal). J. Coast. Res., pp. 876-880. (Cit: 2)

  • Luis, J. F., and J. M. Miranda (2008), Reevaluation of magnetic chrons in the North Atlantic between 35°N and 47°N: Implications for the formation of the Azores Triple Junction and associated plateau, J. Geophys. Res., 113, B10105,. (Cit: 16)

  • Kaabouben F, Brahim AI, Toto E, Baptista MA, Miranda JM, Soares P, Luis J.F. (2008) On The Focal Mechanism Of The 26.05.1975 North Atlantic Event. Contribution From Tsunami Modeling. Journal of Seismology Volume 12, Number 4,pp575-583  / October. (Cit: 6)

  • Baptista MA, Miranda JM, Lopes FC, Luis, J.F. (2007). The source of the 1722 Algarve earthquake: evidence from MCS and Tsunami data Journal of Seismology 11 (4): 371-380 . (Cit: 5)

  • J. F. Luis (2007).  Mirone: A multi-purpose tool for exploring grid data. Computers & Geosciences, 33, 31-41. (Cit: 27)

  • M. A. Viana-Baptista, P. M.. Soares, J. M. Miranda, J. F. Luis (2006), Tsunami Propagation Along Tagus Estuary (Lisbon, Portugal) Preliminary Results, Science of Tsunami Hazards, Vol. 24, No. 5, 329. (Cit: 0)

  • Luis, J. F. and M. C. Neves (2006). The isostatic compensation of the Azores Plateau: a 3D admittance and coherence analysis. J. Geotermal Vulc. Res. Volume 156, Issues 1-2 , Pages 10-22. (Cit: 13)

  • Baptista MA, Miranda JM, Luis JF (2006), In Search of the 31th March 1761 Earthquake and Tsunami Source, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America Vol. 96, N.2, pp 713-721. (Cit: 13)

  • Goslin, J., Lourenço, N., Dziak, R., Bohnenstiehl, D., Haxel, J., & Luis, J. (2005)  Long-trem seismicity of the Reykjanes Ridge (North Atlantic) recorded by a regional hydrophone array., Geophys. J. Int., 162, 516-524,.(Cit: 9)

  • Miranda JM, J. F. Luis, N. Lourenço and F. M. Santos (2005).  Identification of the Magnetization Low of the Lucky Strike Hydrothermal Vent Using Surface Magnetic DataJ. Geophys Res 110 (B4): Art. No. B04103. (Cit: 11)

  • Santos FAM, Soares A, Nolasco R, and ISO 3D TEAM (2003). Lithosphere conductivity structure using the CAM-1 (Lisbon-Madeira) submarine cable. Geophys J. Intern. 155 (2): 591-600. (Cit: 7)

  • Monteiro Santos, F. A., A. Soares, L. Trindade, R. Nolasco, H. Rodrigues, J. M. Miranda, N. Lourenço, J. Luis, A. Flosadottir, A. Junge, M. Sinha, L. acGregor, S. Dean, N. Barker, S. Riches and Z. Cheng (2002). Voltage measurements in the CAM-1 submarine cable between Madeira Island and Portugal mainland. Earth Planets Space, 54, 393–398. (Cit: ?)

  • Fernandes R., J. M. Miranda, J. Catalão, J. F. Luis, L. Bastos and B. Ambrosius (2002). Coseismic Displacements of the Mw = 6.1, July 9, 1998, Faial Earthquake (Azores, North Atlantic). Geoph Res Lett. 29 (16), n 1774. (Cit: 10)

  • Silva, E. A., J. M. Miranda, J. Luis, A. Galdeano (2001), Reply on the Coment by J P Lefort and H G Miller, Tectonophysics 340 (3-4), 261-263. (Cit: 0)

  • Silva, Elsa A. , Miranda, J. M., Luis, J. F. , Galdeano, A (2000). - Correlation between the Palaeozoic structures from West Iberian and Grand Banks margins using inversion of magnetic anomalies. (Tectonophysics, 321 (1), 57-71). (Cit: 10)

  • Goslin, J., M.. Benoit, D. Blanchard, M. Bohn, L. Dosso, S. Dreher, J. Etoubleau, P. Gente, R. Gloaguen, Y. Imazu, J. Luis, M. Maia, S. Merkouriev, J.- P. Oldra, P. Patriat, M. Ravilly, T. Souriot, J.-L. Thirot, T. Yama-ashi (1999). Extent of Azores plume influence on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge north of the hotspot.  (Geology, 27, no 11, 991-994). (Cit: 26)

  • Miranda, J. M., L. A. Mendes Victor, J. Z. Simões, J. F. Luis, L. Matias, H. Shimamura, H. Shiobara, H Nemoto, H. Mochizuki, A. Hirn, J. C. Lépine (1998). Tectonic setting of the Azores Plateau deduced from a OBS survey. Mar Geophys Res, 20, 171-182). (Cit: 26)

  • Luis, J. F., J. M. Miranda, A. Galdeano, P. Patriat (1998). Constraints on The Structure of the Azores Spreading Center from Gravity Data. Mar Geophys Res, 20, 157-170). (Cit: 30)

  • Lourenço, N, J. M. Miranda, J. F. Luis, A. Ribeiro, L.A. Mendes Victor, Madeira, J & H. D. Needham (1998). Morpho-tectonic analysis of the Azores Volcanic Plateau from a new bathymetric compilation of the area. Mar Geophys Res, 20, 141-156. (Cit: 90)

  • J. Freire Luis, J.M. Miranda, A. Galdeano, P. Patriat, J.C. Rossignol and L.A. Mendes Victor (1994). Azores Triple Junction evolution since 10 Ma from an Aeromagnetic survey of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. Earth Planet Sci Lett. 125, 439-459. (Cit: 63)

  • J. M. Miranda, J. Freire Luis, I. Abreu, L. Mendes Victor, A. Galdeano, J. C. Roussinol. Tectonic Framework of Azores triple junction (1991). Geoph Res Lett., vol 18, 1421-1424. (Cit: 15)

  • Published Abstracts


    1. 2005 Luis, J., Miranda, J M. Magnetic Anomalies Between 35 N and 55 N in the North Atlantic: Identification and Implications. Eos Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract GP23A-0030, 2005.

    2. 2005 Baptista, M A, MIRANDA, J M, LUIS, J, Attenuation Of Seismic Intensity In SW Portugal-Iberia: Reconciling Historical And Instrumental Data. Eos Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract S24A-02.

    3. 2005 Baptista, M. A.; Miranda, J.M.; Luis, J.F. In search of the 31 March 1761 earthquake and tsunami source Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 7, 01970.

    4. 2005 J. Goslin, J. Perrot, J.-Y. Royer, C. Martin, R. Dziak, C. Fox, M. Fowler, J. Haxel, H. Matsumoto, N. Lourenço, J. Luis, S. Bazin (the ''SIRENA'' Team). Seismicity of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge at a regional scale: results from acoustic monitoring by two arrays of autonomous hydrophones. III MOMAR meeting workshop, abstrc. Vol.

    5. 2002 Goslin J, and the SIRENA scientific party. Rapport de Mission.

    6. 2001 Barker N.D., M. C. Sinha, L. M. MacGregor, J. M. Miranda, A. Jungue, A. H. Flosadottir, F. M. Santos, J. F Luis, N. Lourenço, A. Soares, S. Dean, Z. Cheng and S. Richies. Hydrothermal fluids at the Mid-Atlantic Ridge: Preliminary results from sub-seafloor electromagnetic sounding. Interridge News. Vol0: Nº2: 36-39.

    7. 1999 J. Freire Luis, N.Lourenço, J.M.Miranda, J.L.Gaspar and G.Queiroz. A Submarine Eruption west of Terceira Island (Azores Archipelago). Interridge News. Vol 8: Nº1: 13-14

    8. [996 Goslin J., M. Benoit, D. Blanchard, M. Bohn, L. Dosso, S. Dreher, J. Etoubleau, P. Gente, R. Gloaguen, Y. Imazu, J. Luis, M. Maia, S. Merkouriev, J.-P. Oldra, P. Patriat, m: Ravilly, T. Souriot, J.-L. Thierot and Yama-Ashi. Hotspot influence on slow ridge accretion processes: preliminary results of the TRIATNORD cruise on the MAR north of the Azores (R/V L'Atalante, 6/25-7/21/1998). Interridge News. Vol7: Nº2: 25-30.

    9. 1998 Goslin J, and the TRIATNORD scientific party. Rapport de Mission.

    10. 1998 Díaz del Río, V., Vázquez, J.T., Hernández-Molina, F.J., Somoza, L., Alveirinho, J.M., Lobo, F.J., Barnolas, A., Maestro, A., Roque, C., Fernández-Puga, M:C., Luis, J., Llave, E., Martín-Alfageme, S. y Ferreira, O. Influencia de la tectónica y de la dinámica oceanográfica en los rasgos geomorfológicos del talud continental del Golfo de Cádiz. In Investigaciones Recientes de la Geomorfología Española, Aportaciones a la V Reunión Nacional de Geomorfología, Granada. Gómez Ortiz, A. y Salvador Franch, F. (Editores): 317-324.

    11. 1996 J. Freire Luis and J.M. Miranda. Elastic Thickness Of The Lithosphere At The Azores Plateau Deduced From Gravity Data. Fara-Ir Mid-Atlantic Ridge Symposium, Vol 1(2), 818-819, Iceland.

    12. 1996 J M Miranda, J. F. Luis, N Lourenço and the Scientific Party of ESCAPE mission, “European Surface Cruise for Azores Plume Exploration: ESCAPE”, CGUL, 1996.