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Badawy A. (2001) Status of the crustal stress in Egypt as inferred from earthquake focal mechanisms and borehole breakout. Tectonophysics, 343 (1-2): 49-61. Abstract.

Badawy A and A. K. Abdel-Fattah (2001) Source parameters and fault plane determinations of the 28 December 1999 northeastern Cairo earthquakes. Tectonophysics, 343 (1-2): 63-77. Abstract.

Badawy A. (2001) The present-day stress field in Egypt. Annali Di Geofisica 44(3): 557-570. Abstract.

Badawy A., F. Horváth and L. Tóth (2001) Source parameters and tectonic interpretation of recent earthquakes (1995-1997) in the Pannonian basin. J. Geodynamics 31(1): 87-103. Abstract.

Borges J.F., Fitas A.J.S. Bezzghoud M., Teves-Costa P. (2001). Seismotectonics of Portugal and its adjacent Atlantic area. Tectonophysics, 337, 373-387. Article.

Bouhadad Youcef (2001). The Murdjadjo, western Algeria, fault-related fold: implications for seismic hazard. Journal of Seismology, 5, 541-558. Abstract.

Chourak M., Badal J., Corchete V.and Serón F. J. (2001). A survey of the shallow structure beneath the Alboran Sea using Rg-waves and 3D imaging. Tectonophysics, 335, 3-4, 255-273. doi:10.1016/S0040-1951(01)00075-0.

Gomez F., Meghraoui M., Darkal A. N., Sbeinati R. et al. (2001) Coseismic displacements along the Serghaya fault: an active branch of the Dead Sea Fault system in Syria and Lebanon. Journal of the Geological Society, 158, 405-408. Article.

Laouami N., Labbe P. (2001). Analytical approach for evaluation of the seismic ground motion coherency function. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 21, 8, 727-733. doi:10.1016/S0267-7261(01)00041-0.

Meghraoui Mustapha (2001) Failles actives et traces des seismes en surface: L'appoche paleosismologique. CRAS, 333, 9, 495-511. doi:10.1016/S1251-8050(01)01675-5.

Stutzman E., Montagner J-P., Sebai A., Crawford W.C., Thirot J-L., Tarits P., Stakes D. et al. (2001). MOISE: A Prototype Multiparameter Ocean-Bottom Station. BSSA, v. 91, n. 4, 885-892. Abstract.

Vanneste K., Verbeeck K., Camelbeeck T., Paulissen E., Meghraoui M., Renardy F., Jongmans D., Frechen M. (2001) Surface-rupturing history of the Bree fault scarp, Roer Valley graben: Evidence for six events since the late Pleistocene. Journal of Seismology, 5, 3, 329-359. Abstract.


Abdel-Fattah A. K. and A. Badawy (2002) Source process of the southeast Beni-Suef, northern Egypt earthquake using Empirical Green Function technique. Journal of Seismology 6: 153-161. Abstract.

Atakan K., Ojeda A., Meghraoui M., Barka A.A., Erdik M., Bodare A. (2002) Seismic hazard in Istanbul following the 17 August 1999 Izmit and 12 November 1999 Duzce earthquakes. BSSA, 92, 1, 466-482. Abstract.

Aoudia A., Vaccari F., Suhadolc P., Meghraoui M. (2002). Seismogenic potential and earthquake hazard assessment in the tell Atlas of Algeria. Journal of seismology, 4, 1, 79-98. Abstract.

Ayadi A., Ousadou-Ayadi F., Bourouis S. & Benhallou H. (2002). Seismotectonics and seismic quietness of the Oranie region (Western Algeria): The Mascara earthquake of August 18th 1994, Mw = 5.7, Ms = 6.0. Journal of Seismology 6: 13-23. Abstract.

Ayadi A., Dorbath C., Lesquer A., Bezzeghoud M. (2002). Crustal and upper mantle velocity structure of the Hoggar swell (Central Sahara, Algeria). Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 118, 111-123. doi:10.1016/S0031-9201(99)00134-X.

Badawy A and A. K. Abdel-Fattah (2002) Analysis of the southeast Beni-Suef, northern Egypt Earthquake sequence. J. Geodynamics. 33 (3): 219-234. Abstract.

Bouaziz Samir, Eric Barrier, Mohamed Soussi, Mohamed M. Turki and Hédi Zouari (2002). Tectonic evolution of the northern African margin in Tunisia from paleostress data and sedimentary record. Tectonophysics, 357, 1-4, 227-253. doi:10.1016/S0040-1951(02)00370-0.

Bouden-Romdhane N. and P. Mechler (2002). Seismic site effect, evaluation methods: application to the city of Tunis. Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment, 61, 3, 269-281. Abstract.

Bouhadad Y. and Laouami N. (2002). Earthquake hazard assessment of the Oran region (Northwest Algeria). Natural Hazards, 26, 3, 227-243. Abstract.

Hassan Echarfaoui, Mohamed Hafid, Abdallah Aït Salem and Aït Fora Abderrahmane (2002). Seismo-stratigraphic analysis of the Abda Basin (West Morocco): a case of reverse structures during the Atlantic rifting. Comptes Rendus Geosciences, 334, 6, 371-377. doi:10.1016/S1631-0713(02)01768-6.

Panza GF., L. Alvarez, A. Aoudia, A. Ayadi, H. Benhallou, D. Benouar, Z. Bus, Y-T. Chen, C. Cioflan, Z. Ding, A. El-Sayed, J. Garcia, B. Garofalo, A. Gorshkov,K. Gribovszki, A. Harbi, P. Hatzidimitriou, M.Herak, M. Kouteva, I. Kuznetzov, I. Lokmer, S. Maouche, G. Marmureanu, M. Matova, M. Natale, C. Nunziata, I. Parvez, I. Paskaleva, R. Pico, M. Radulian, F. Romanelli, A. Soloviev, P. Suhadolc, G. Szeidovitz, P. Triantafyllidis, F. Vaccari (2002). Realistic Modeling of Seismic Input for Megacities and Large Urban Areas, the UNESCO-IUGS-IGCP project 414. Episodes, Volume 25, No. 3, September, pp. 160-184.

Slimani N., Bouhadad Y., Nour A., Laouami N. (2002). Characterization of the 10th November Beni-Ourtilane earthquake. European Earthquake Engineering, XVI, 3, 10.21.


Anzidei M., Baldi P., Casula G., Galvani A., Kahlouche S., Pesci A., Serpelloni E., Touam, S. (2003). Data analysis of the first epoch GPS Algerian regional network. Satellite Geodesy. Abstract.

Ayadi and 14 authors (2003). Strong Algerian Earthquake Strikes Near Capital City (2003). Eos, Vol. 84, N° 50, 16 December. Abstract.

Bouaziz Samir, Younes Jedoui, Éric Barrier and Jacques Angelier (2003). Neotectonics in the Tyrrhenian marine deposits of the southeastern Tunisian coast: implications for sea level changes. Comptes Rendus Geosciences, 335, 2, 247-254. doi:10.1016/S1631-0713(03)00031-2.

Bouhadad Y., Nour A., LaouamI N., BelhaI D. (2003). The Beni-Ourtilane-Tachaouaft fault and Seismotectonic aspects of the Babors region (NE of Algeria). Journal of Seismology, 7 (1) 79-88. Abstract.

Bounif M.A., Bezzeghoud M., Dorbath C., Legrand D., Deschamps A., Rivera L., Benhallou H. (2003). Seismic source study of the 1989, October 29, Chenoua (Algeria) earthquake from aftershocks, broad-bands and ground strong motion records. Annals of Geophysics, 46, 4. Article.

Chourak M., Corchete V., Badal J., Serón F. and Gómez F. (2003). Imaging of the Near-Surface Shear-Wave Velocity Structure of the Granada Basin (Southern Spain). BSSA, v. 93; no. 1; p. 430-442. Abstract.

Gomez F. Meghraoui M., Darkal A.N., Hijazi F. et al. (2003) Holocene faulting and earthquake recurrence along the Serghaya branch of the Dead Sea fault system in Syria and Lebanon. GJI, 153, 3, 658-674. doi:10.1046/j.1365-246X.2003.01933.x.

Harbi, A., D. Benouar and H. Benhallou (2003) Re-appraisal of seismicity and seismotectonics in the north-eastern Algeria Part I: Review of historical seismicity. Journal of Seismology, January, 1, volume 7 : 115-136. Abstract.

Harbi, A., S. Maouche and H. Benhallou (2003). Re-appraisal of seismicity and seismotectonics in the north-eastern Algeria Part II: 20th seismicity and seismotectonics analysis. Journal of Seismology, April, 2, volume 7: 221-234. Abstract.

Meghraoui M., Gomez F., Sbeianati R., et al. (2003). Evidence for 830 years of seismic quiescence from palaeoseismology, archaeoseismology and historical seismicity along the Dead Sea fault in Syria (2003). EPSL. 210, 1-2, 35-52.doi:10.1016/S0012-821X(03)00144-4.

Nour A., Slimani A., Laouami N., Afra. H. (2003). Finite element model for the probabilistic seismic response of heterogeneous soil profile. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 23, 5, 331-348. doi:10.1016/S0267-7261(03)00036-8.


Altunel E., Meghraoui M., Akyuz S., Dikbas A. (2004) Characteristics of the 1912 co-seismic rupture along the North-Anatolian fault zone (Turkey): Implications for the expected Marmara earthquake. Terra Nova, 16, 4, 198-204. Abstract.

Benouar D. (2004). Materials for the investigation of historical seismicity in Algeria from the records of past earthquakes. Annals of Geophysics, 47, 2-3. Abstract.

Boughacha M.S., Ouyed M, Ayadi A. & Benhallou H. (2004). Seismicity and seismic hazard mapping of northern Algeria: Maximum Calculated Intensities (MCI). Journal of Seismology, 8: 1-10. Abstract.

Bouhadad Y., Nour A., Slimani A., Laouami N. and Belhaï D. (2004). The Boumerdes (Algeria) earthquake of May 21, 2003 (Mw = 6.8): Ground deformation and intensity. Journal of Seismology, 8, 497-506. Abstract.

Bounif M. A., Dorbath C., Ayadi A., Meghraoui M., Beldjoudi H., Laouami N., Frogneux M., Slimani A., Alasset P.J., Kherroubi A., Ousadou F., Chikh M., Harbi A., Larbes S. and Maouche S. (2004). The 21 May 2003 Zemmouri (Algeria) earthquake Mw 6.8: Relocation and aftershock sequence analysis. GRL, Vol. 31, L19606. Abstract.

Buforn E., Bezzeghoud M., Udias A. and Pro C. (2004). Seismic sources on the Iberia-Africa plate boundary and their tectonic implications. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 3, 623-646. Article.

Delouis B., Vallée M., Meghraoui M., Calais E., Maouche S., Lammali K., Mahsas A., Briole P., Benhamouda F. and Yelles K. (2004). Slip distribution of the 2003 Zemmouri-Boumerdes earthquake Algeria, from teleseismic, GPS and coastal uplift data. Geophysical Research Letter, Vol. 31, L18607. Abstract.

El-Sayed A., I. Korrat and H. M. Hussein (2004). Seismicity and seismic hazard in Alexandria (Egypt) and its surroundings. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 161, 5-6, 1003-1019. Abstract.

Harbi, A., S. Maouche, A. Ayadi, D. Benouar, G. F. Panza & H. Benhallou (2004). Seismicity and tectonic structures in the site of Algiers and its surroundings: a step towards microzonation. Pure and Applied Geophysics, vol. 161, 949-967. Abstract.

M. Meghraoui, S. Maouche, B. Chemaa, Z. Cakir, A. Aoudia, A. Harbi, P.-J. Alasset, A. Ayadi, Y. Bouhadad & F. Benhamouda (2004). Coastal uplift and thrust faulting associated with the Mw=6.8 Zemmouri (Algeria) earthquake of 21 May, 2003. GRL, vol. 31, L19605. Abstract.

Mouayn I., Tadili B.A., Aït Brahim L., Ramdani M., Limouri M. and Jabour N. (2004). Duration magnitude scale and site residuals for Northern Morocco. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 161, 5-6, 1061-1080. Abstract.

Talhaoui A., Iben Brahim A., Aberkan M., Kasmi M., El Mouraouah A. (2004). Seismic Microzonation and Site Effects at Al Hoceima City, Morocco. JEE, 8, 4, 585-596. Abstract.

Yelles-Chaouche A. K., Djellit H., Beldjoudi H., Bezzeghoud M., Buforn E. (2004). The Ain Temouchent (Algeria) earthquake of December 22nd, 1999. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 161, 3, 607-621. Abstract.


Abdessemed-Foufa Amina (2005). Contribution for a catalogue of earthquake-resistant traditional techniques in Northern Africa: the case of the Casbah of Algiers, (Algeria). European Earthquake Engineering Journal, 2, 2005, pp 23-39.

AbouAli Naïma, Mohamad Hafid, El Hassane Chellaï, Mohamed Nahim and Mahmoud Zizi (2005). Basement structure, seismostratigraphy, and structural inheritance during the rifting of the Ifni/Tan-Tan margin (southwestern Morocco). Comptes Rendus Geosciences, 337, 14, 1267-1276. doi:10.1016/j.crte.2005.07.003.

Alasset P.J., Meghraoui M. (2005) Active faulting in the western Pyrenees (France): Paleoseismic evidence for late Holocene ruptures. Tectonophysics, 409, 1-4, 39-54.

Badawy A. (2005): Present-day seismicity, stress field and crustal deformation of Egypt. J. Seismology 9 (3):267-276. Abstract.

Badawy A. (2005) Seismicity of Egypt. Seismolo. Res. Lett. 76 (2) 149-160.

Cakir Z., Akoglu A., Belabbes S., Ergintav S., Meghraoui M. (2005) Creeping along the Ismetpasa section of the North-Anatolian fault (Western Turkey): Rate and extent from InSAR. EPSL, 238, 1-2, 225-234.

Chourak M., Corchete V., Badal J., Gómez F. and Serón J. (2005). Shallow seismic velocity structure of the Betic Cordillera (Southern Spain) from modeling of Rayleigh wave dispersion. Surveys in Geophysics, 26, 4, 481-504. Abstract.

Corchete V., Chourak M., Khattach D. (2005). The high resolution gravimetric geoid of Iberia: IGG 2005. GJI, 162, 3, 676-684. Abstract.

Ferry M., Meghraoui M., Delouis B., Giardini D. (2005) Evidence for Holocene paleoseismicity along the Basel-Reinach active normal fault (Switzerland): a seismic source for the 1365 earthquake in the Upper Rhine graben. GJI, 160, 2, 554-572. Abstract.

Korrat I.M. EL Agami N.L, Hussein H.M. El-Gabry M.N. (2005). Seismotectonics of the passive continental margin of Egypt. Journal of African Earth Sciences 41 (2005) 145–150. doi:10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2005.02.003.