• United States

  • 4977 Citations
  • 36 h-Index from Scopus
1978 …2021

Personal profile

Research interests

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

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dike Earth & Environmental Sciences
ridges Physics & Astronomy
rock Earth & Environmental Sciences
rock intrusions Physics & Astronomy
transform Earth & Environmental Sciences
tectonics Earth & Environmental Sciences
crusts Physics & Astronomy
fracture zone Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Projects 2006 2021

Research Output 1978 2017

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 anomaly
magnetic anomalies
1 Citations
hot spot
seafloor spreading
seismic velocity
2 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

oceanic lithosphere
continental lithosphere
oceanic crust
3 Citations

Discovering the deep: A photographic atlas of the seafloor and ocean crust

Karson, J. A., Kelley, D. S., Fornari, D. J., Perfit, M. R. & Shank, T. M. Jan 1 2015 Cambridge University Press. 414 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

volume transport
mid-ocean ridge

Press and Media

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

Jeffrey Alan Karson


1 item of media coverage

Press / Media: Expert Comment

Oceans May be Large, Overlooked Source of Hydrogen Gas

Jeffrey Alan Karson


2 items of media coverage

Press / Media: Expert Comment

Oceans may be large, overlooked source of hydrogen gas

Jeffrey Alan Karson


3 items of media coverage

Press / Media: Expert Comment