Lai, Kuang-Yin   Postdoctoral Fellow

 

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E-mailkylai@earth.sinica.edu.tw

 

Specialty: Tectonic Geomorphology, Seismotectonics, Remote Sensing Geology

 

 

 

[Education]

Ph.D.  Department of Geosciences, National Taiwan University, 2010

M.S.   Department of Geosciences, National Taiwan University, 2002

B.S.    Department of Geology, National Taiwan University, 1998

 

[Experience]

Postdoctoral Fellow       Institute of Earth Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taiwan  Aug. 2010 – present

Visitor in Geology          Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences, California Institute of Technology, USA  Dec. 2007 – Aug. 2008

Teaching Assistant          Department of Geosciences, National Taiwan University, Taiwan  Aug. 2002 – Jul. 2003

 

[Publications]

Ÿ             SCI paper

1.       Kuo, Y.T., Ayoub, F., Leprince, S., Chen, Y.G., Avouac, J.P., Shyu, J.B.H., Lai, K.Y., Kuo, Y.J. (2014) Coseismic thrusting and folding in the 1999 Mw 7.6 Chi-Chi Earthquake: A high resolution approach by aerial photos taken from Tsaotun, Cnetral Taiwan. J. Geophys. Res., 119, doi:10.1002/2013JB010308. (SCI)

2.       Lai, K.Y., Chen, Y.G., Lam, D.D. (2012) Plocene-to-present morphotectonics of the Dien Bien Phu fault, northwest Vietnam. Geomorphology, 173-174, 52-68, doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2012.05.26. (SCI)

3.       Lai, K.Y., Chen, Y.G., Wu, Y.M., Avouac, J-P., Kuo, Y.T., Wang, Y., Chang, C.H., Lin, K.C. (2009) The 2005 Ilan earthquake doublet and seismic crisis in northeastern Taiwan: evidence for dike intrusion associated with on-land propagation of the Okinawa Trough. Geophys. J. Int., 179, 678-686, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04307.x (SCI)

4.       Chen, Y.G., Hung, J.H., Lai, K.Y., Lin, Y.N., Wilscox, T., Mueller, K. (2007) River terrace development in response to folding above active wedge thrusts in Houli, central Taiwan. J. Asian Earth Sci., doi:10.1016/j.jseaes. 2006.07.023. (SCI)

5.       Chen,Y.G., Lai, K.Y., Lee, Y.H., Suppe, J., Chen, W.S., Lin, Y.N., Wang, Y., Hung, J.H., Kuo, Y.T. (2007) Coseismic fold scarps and their kinematic behavior in the 1999 Chi-Chi earthquake Taiwan. J. Geophys. Res., 112, B03S02, doi:10.1029/2006JB004388. (SCI)

6.       Lai, K.Y., Chen, Y.G., Chung, L.H., Lam, D.D. (2006) Active tectonics and Quaternary basin formation along the Dien Bien Phu fault zone, northwestern Vietnam. J. Geology (Hanoi), Series B, 27, 49-57.

7.       Lai, K.Y., Chen, Y.G., Hung, J.H., Suppe, J., Yue, L.F., Chen, Y.W. (2006) Surface deformation related to kink-folding above an active fault: Evidence from geomorphic features and coseismic slips. Quat. Intl., 147, 44-54. (SCI)