Recent News

  • Agu. 20, 2018: Jiayuan Yao’s personal website has been moved to www.ntu.edu.sg/home/jiayuanyao.

  • Aug. 1, 2018: Jiayuan Yao commenced to work as a research fellow at the School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences at Nanyang Technological University.

  • Jun. 21, 2018: Jiayuan Yao has been admitted to the degree of Doctor of Natural Science in Geophysics.

  • May 28, 2018: Jiayuan Yao has sucessfully defended his Ph.D. thesis.

Projects

Myanmar tomography

Under construction

Nuclear test

Determination the high-precision locations, yields, and source characteristics of North Korea’s nuclear tests, and the locations and source characteristics of the following seismic events based on seismological observations

Repeating earthquakes

Under construction

Inner core boundary

Study the temporal change of the Earth’s inner core surface by analyzing the changes of PKIKP and PKiKP travel times of repeating earthquakes

Lower mantle

Study seismic structure of lower mantle using travel times of S, ScS, P and ScP phases, and PKP precursors.

Publications

Triggered seismicity after North Korea’s 3 September 2017 nuclear test
Seismological Research Letters (2018)

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Source characteristics of North Korea’s 3 September 2017 nuclear test
Seismological Research Letters (2018)

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Collapse and earthquake swarm after North Korea's 3 September 2017 nuclear test
Geophysical Research Letters (2018)

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Seismic structure and dynamic process of the Earth's inner core and its boundary
Chinese Journal of Geophysics (in Chinese) (2018)

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Two decades of temporal change of Earth's inner core boundary
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth (2015)

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Seismic structure and ultra-low velocity zones at the base of the Earth’s mantle beneath Southeast Asia
Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors (2014)

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Recent & Upcoming Talks

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