• 204 Heroy Geology Laboratory, Department of Earth Sciences Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244-1070

    United States

  • 5680 Citations
  • 39 h-Index
1978 …2021
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Research interests

Structural geology and tectonics, Oceanic lithosphere, Seafloor spreading, Natureal and experimental lava flows

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rock intrusions Physics & Astronomy
ridges Physics & Astronomy
oceanic crust Earth & Environmental Sciences
dike Earth & Environmental Sciences
crusts Physics & Astronomy
ophiolite Earth & Environmental Sciences
tectonics Earth & Environmental Sciences
spreading center Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Projects 2006 2021

Research Output 1978 2017

1 Citations

Along-Axis Structure and Crustal Construction Processes of Spreading Segments in Iceland: Implications for Magmatic Rifts

Siler, D. L. & Karson, J. A. Oct 1 2017 In : Tectonics. 36, 10, p. 2068-2084 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Levees
Iceland
Subsidence
upper crust
crusts

Magnetic exploration of a low-temperature ultramafic-hosted hydrothermal site (Lost City, 30°N, MAR)

Szitkar, F., Tivey, M. A., Kelley, D. S., Karson, J. A., Früh-Green, G. L. & Denny, A. R. Mar 1 2017 In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 461, p. 40-45 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

magnetic anomalies
magnetic anomaly
magnetite
Ferrosoferric Oxide
partitioning
Transform faults
Strike-slip faults
Faulting
Iceland
rift zone
5 Citations
accretion
crust
hot spot
rifting
seafloor spreading
4 Citations

Global rate and distribution of H2 gas produced by serpentinization within oceanic lithosphere

Worman, S. L., Pratson, L. F., Karson, J. A. & Klein, E. M. 2016 In : Geophysical Research Letters. 43, 12, p. 6435-6443 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

serpentinization
oceanic lithosphere
lithosphere
gases
gas

Press and Media

The Fly in the Primordial Soup – Issue 50: Emergence – Nautilus

Jeffrey Alan Karson

7/18/17

1 item of media coverage

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Oceans May be Large, Overlooked Source of Hydrogen Gas

Jeffrey Alan Karson

7/20/167/25/16

3 items of media coverage

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Oceans may be large, overlooked source of hydrogen gas

Jeffrey Alan Karson

7/20/167/21/16

3 items of media coverage

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Oceans May Be Large, Overlooked Source of Hydrogen Gas

Jeffrey Alan Karson

7/20/16

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment