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Meghraoui, M., B. Delouis, M. Ferry, D. Giardini, P. Huggenberger, I. Spottke, and M. Granet, Active normal faulting in the upper Rhine graben and paleoseismic identification of the 1356 Basel earthquake, Science 293, 2070-2073, 2001.

Meghraoui, M., and A. Crone,  Earthquakes and their preservation in the geological records, Journal of Seismology 5, 281-285, 2001.

Meghraoui, M., Failles actives et trace des séismes en surface: l’approche paléosismologique, C. R. Acad. Sciences 333, 495-51, 2001.

Atakan, K., Ojeda, A., Camelbeeck, T., Meghraoui, M., Seismic hazard analysis results for the lower Rhine graben and the importance of paleoseismic data, Geologie en Mijnbouw, 2001.

Atakan, K., Ojeda, A., Meghraoui, M., Barka, A., Erdik, M., and Bodare, A., () Seismic Hazard in Istanbul Following the August 17, 1999 Izmit and November 12, 1999 2002Düzce Earthquakes, Bull. Seism. Soc. Amer. , 92, 466-482, 2002.

Meghraoui, M., F. Benhamouda, B. Chemaa, Z. Çakir, A. Ayadi, S. Maouche, 2003, Déformation cosismique et soulèvement de la cote associés au tremblement de terre de Zemouri (21 mai 2003, Mw 6.8), INCT, Bulletin des Sciences Geographiques, 12, 13-17.

Gomez, F., Meghraoui, M., Darkal, A., Hijazi, F., Mouty, M., Sulaiman, Y., Sbeinati, R., Darawcheh, R., Al-Ghazzi, R. and Barazangi, M., Holocene faulting and earthquake recurrence along the Serghaya branch of the Dead Sea fault system in Syria and Lebanon, Geophys.J.Int. 153, 658-674, 2003.

Meghraoui, M., Gomez, F., Sbeinati, R., Van der Woerd, J., Mouty, M., Darkal, A., Radwan, Y;, Layyous, I., Najjar, H., M., Darawcheh, R., Hijazi, F., Al-Ghazzi, R. and Barazangi, M., (2003) Evidence for 830 years of seismic quiescence from paleoseismology, archeoseismology and historical seismicity along the Dead Sea fault in Syria, Earth. Planet. Sci. Letters 210, 35-52, 2003.

Ayadi, A., S. Maouche, A. Harbi, M. Meghraoui, H. Beldjoudi, F. Oussadou, A. Mahsas, D. Benouar, A. Heddar, Y. Rouchiche, A. Kherroubi, M. Frogneux, K. Lammali, F. Benhamouda, A. Sebaï, S. Bourouis, P. J. Allasset, A. Aoudia, Z. Cakir, M. Merahi, O. Nouar, A. Yelles, A. Bellik, P. Briole, O. Charade, F. Thouvenot, F. Semane, & Technical group, The Algerian Earthquake of 21 May 2003, Mw 6.8 : A Large Event Near a Capital City, Eos Transactions,Vol. 84, No. 50, 2003.

Ferry, M., Meghraoui, M., Rockwell, T.K., Kozaci, Ö., Akyüz, S., Girard, J.-F. & Barka, A., (2003) GPR investigations along the North Anatolian fault near I.zmit (Turkey): Constraints on the right-lateral movement and slip history, Geology, v. 32; no. 1; p. 85–88, 2004.

Ferry M., M. Meghraoui, B. Delouis and D. Giardini, Evidence for Holocene Paleoseismicity along the Basel-Reinach Active Normal Fault (Switzerland): A Seismic Source for the 1356 Earthquake in the Upper Rhine Graben, Geophys. J. Int., 158, 1-21, 2004.

Meghraoui, M., S. Maouche, B. Chemaa, Z. Cakir, A. Aoudia, A. Harbi, P.-J. Alasset, A. Ayadi, Y. Bouhadad and F. Benhamouda, (2004), Coastal uplift and thrust faulting associated with the Mw=6.8 Zemmouri (Algeria) earthquake of 21 may 2003, Geophys. Res. Letters 31, doi:10.1029/2004GL020466, 2004

Delouis, B., M. Vallée, M. Meghraoui, E. Calais, S. Maouche, K. Lamalli, A. Mahsas, P. Briole, F. Benhamouda, and A. Yelles, (2004), Slip distribution of the Mw=6.9 Algeria earthquake of May 21, 2003 constrained by teleseismic and ground displacement data, Geophys. Res. Letters 31, L18607, doi:10.1029/2004GL020687, 2004

Bounif, A., C. Dorbath, A. Ayadi, M. Meghraoui, H. Beldjoudi, N. Laouami, M. Frogneux,  A. Slimani,  P. J. Alasset, A. Kharroubi, F. Ousadou, M. Chikh, A. Harbi, S. Larbes and  S. Maouche, (2004), The 21 May, 2003 (Mw 6.8) Zemmouri (Algeria) earthquake relocation and aftershock sequence analysis, Geophys. Res. Letters 31, L19606, doi:10.1029/2004GL020586, 2004.

Altunel, E., Meghraoui, M., Akyüz, S., & Dikbas, A., Characteristics of the 1912 co-seismic rupture along the North Anatolian Fault Zone (Turkey): Implications for the expected Marmara Earthquake, Terra Nova, 16, 198-204, 2004.

Cakir, Z., Ergintav, S., Murat Akoglu, A., Belabbes, S. and Meghraoui, M., Creeping along the North Anatolian Fault at Ismetpasa (Western Turkey) deduced from InSAR, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 238 (2005) 225– 234.

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

Cakir, Z., Meghraoui, M.,  Akoglu, A. M.,  Jabour, N., Belabbes, S., Ait-Brahim, L. Surface Deformation Associated with the Mw 6.4, February 24, 2004 Al Hoceima (Morocco) Earthquake Deduced From InSAR: Implications for the Active Tectonics Along North Africa, Bull Seism. Soc. Am. 96, No. 1, pp. 59–68, February 2006, doi: 10.1785/0120050108.

Alasset, P. J., Hébert, H., Maouche, S., Calbini, V., & Meghraoui. M.,  The tsunami induced by the 2003 Zemmouri earthquake (MW=6.9, Algeria) : Modelling and results, Geophys. J. Int. (2006) doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2006.02912.x

Nemer, T., and Meghraoui, M., Evidence of coseismic ruptures along the Roum fault (Lebanon): a possible source for the AD 1837 earthquake, Journal of Structural Geology 28 (2006), 1483-1495.

Akoglu, A. M., Z. Cakir, M. Meghraoui, S. Belabbes, S. O. El Alami, S. Ergintav, S. Akyüz, (2006), The 1994–2004 Al Hoceima (Morocco) earthquake sequence: Conjugate fault ruptures deduced from InSAR, Earth. Planet. Sci. Lett. 252,  467–480.

Gomez, F., T. Nemer, C. Tabet, M.Khawlie, M. Meghraoui and M.Barazangi (2007), Strain
partitioning of active transpression within the Lebanese restraining bend of the Dead Sea
fault (Lebanon and SW Syria), J. Geol. Soc. London, Spec. Publ. 290, 285–303.

Ferry, M., Meghraoui, M., Abou Karaki, N., Al-Taj, M. et Barjous, M., (2007) A 48-kyr-long slip rate history for the Jordan Valley segment of the Dead Sea Fault. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 260 (2007) 394–406.

Nemer, T., Meghraoui, M., *and Khair, K., (2008), The Rachaya-Serghaya fault system
(Lebanon): Evidence of coseismic ruptures and the AD 1759 earthquake sequence, J.
Geophys. Res.
113, B05312, doi:10.1029/2007JB005090, 2008.

Ayadi A., C. Dorbath, F. Ousadou, S. Maouche, M. Chikh, M. A. Bounif, and M. Meghraoui
(2008), Zemmouri earthquake rupture zone (M w 6.8, Algeria): Aftershocks sequence
relocation and 3D velocity model, J. Geophys. Res. 113, B09301, doi:10.1029/2007JB005257.

Toda, S., Lin, J., Meghraoui, M., and Stein, R., (2008), 12 May 2008 M = 7.9 Wenchuan,
China, earthquake calculated to increase failure stress and seismicity rate on three
major fault systems, Geophys. Res. Letters 35, L17305, doi:10.1029/2008GL034903.

Belabbes, S., Meghraoui, M., Cakir, Z., and Bouhadad, Y., (2008), InSAR analysis of a
blind thrust rupture and related active folding: the 1999 Ain Temouchent earthquake (/M/w
5.7, Algeria) case study, J Seismol, DOI 10.1007/s10950-008-9135-x.

Belabbès, S., C. Wicks, Z. Çakir, and M. Meghraoui (2009), Rupture parameters of the 2003 Zemmouri (Mw 6.8), Algeria, earthquake from joint inversion of interferometric synthetic aperture radar, coastal uplift, and GPS, J. Geophys. Res., 114, B03406, doi:10.1029/2008JB005912.

Maouche, S., Morhange, C., Meghraoui, M., Large boulder accumulation on the Algerian coast evidence tsunami events in the western Mediterranean, Marine Geology (2009), doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2009.03.013.

Yalçiner, C., M. Bano, M. Kadioglu, V. Karabacak, M. Meghraoui, E. Altunel, New temple discovery at the archaeological site of Nysa (western Turkey) using GPR method, Journal of Archaeological Science 36, (2009) 1680–1689.

Altunel,E., Meghraoui, M., Karabacak. V., Akyüz, S. H., Ferry, M., Yalçıner, C. and Munschy, M., (2009), Archaeological Sites (Tell & Road) Offset by the Dead Sea Fault in the Amik Basin, Southern Turkey, Geophys. J. Int. (2009), doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04388.x

Karabacak, V., E. Altunel, M. Meghraoui, H.S. Akyüz, (2010) Field evidences from northern Dead Sea Fault Zone (South Turkey): New findings for the initiation age and slip rate, Tectonophysics 480, (2010) 172–182.

Aksoy, M. E.,  Meghraoui, M., Vallée, M., and Cakir, Z., 2010, Rupture Characteristics of the 1912 Mürefte (Ganos) Earthquake Segment of the North Anatolian Fault (Western Turkey), Geology v. 38; no. 11; p. 991–994; doi: 10.1130/G31447.1.

Sbeinati, M. R., Meghraoui, M., Suleyman, G., Gomez, F., Grootes, P., Nadeau, M., Al Najjar, H., and Al-Ghazzi, R. 2010, Timing of earthquake ruptures at the Al Harif Roman Aqueduct (Dead Sea fault, Syria) from archeoseismology and paleoseismology, Special volume “Archaeoseismology and paleoseismology, in Sintubin, M., Stewart, I.S., Niemi, T.M., and Altunel, E., eds., Ancient Earthquakes: Geological Society of America Special Paper 471, doi: 10.1130/2010.2471(20).

Harbi, A., Meghraoui, M., and Maouche, S., 2010, The Djidjelli (Algeria) earthquakes of 21 and 22 August 1856 (I0 VIII, IX) and related tsunami effects revisited, J Seismol., DOI 10.1007/s10950-010-9212-9.

Ferry, M., Meghraoui, M., Abou Karaki, N., Al-Taj, M., Khalil, L., 2011, Episodic behavior of the Jordan Valley section of the Dead Sea fault from a 14-kyr-long integrated catalogue of large earthquakes, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am. 101, No. 1, pp. 39–67, February 2011, doi: 10.1785/0120100097.

Lin, J., Stein, R., Meghraoui, M., Toda, S., Ayadi, A., Dorbath, C., and Belabbes, S., Stress transfer among en echelon and opposing thrusts and tear faults: Triggering caused by the 2003 Mw=6.9 Zemmouri, Algeria, earthquake, J. Geophys. Res. 116, B03305, doi:10.1029/2010JB007654, 2011.

Maouche, S., Meghraoui, M., Morhange, C., Belabbes, S., Bouhadad, Y. and Haddoum, H., Active Coastal Thrusting and Folding, and Uplift Rate of the Sahel Anticline and Zemmouri Earthquake area (Tell Atlas, Algeria), Tectonophysics, 509 (2011) 69–80.

Meghraoui, M., M. E. Aksoy, H. S. Akyuz, M. A. Ferry, A. Dikbas, and E. Altunel, 2012, Paleoseismology of the North Anatolian Fault at Güzelköy (Ganos segment, Turkey): Size and recurrence time of earthquake ruptures west of the Sea of Marmara, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 13, doi:10.1029/2011GC003960.

Cetin, E., M. Meghraoui, Z. Cakir, et al., 2012, Seven years of postseismic deformation following the 2003 Mw=6.8 Zemmouri earthquake (Algeria) from InSAR time series, Geophys. Res. Lett. 39, L10307 DOI: 10.1029/2012GL051344.

Çakir, Z., S. Ergintav, H. Özener, U. Dogan, A. Akoglu, M. Meghraoui and R. Reilinger, 2012, Onset of aseismic creep on major strike-slip faults, Geology, doi:10.1130/G33522.1.

Mahmoud, Y., F. Masson, M. Meghraoui, Z. Cakir, A. Alchalbi, H. Yavasoglu, O. Yönlü, M. Daoud, S. Ergintav, S. Inan, 2012, Kinematic study at the junction of the East Anatolian fault and the Dead Sea fault from GPS measurements, Journal of Geodynamics, in press.

Meghraoui, M., and S. Pondrelli, 2012, Active faulting and transpression tectonics along the plate boundary in North Africa, Annals of Geophysics, in press.



Invited lectures

Meghraoui M., Structural control and multi-segment ruptures along main continenetal faults in the Middle East: Implications for earthquake recurrence, Hokudan International Symposium on Active Faulting 2005, Japan Geological Survey, Hokudan, January 17 – 24, 2005.

Meghraoui, M., Large Continental Faults and Earthquake Sequences in the Eastern Mediterranean: Their scars and aftermath throughout civilization. US Geol. Survey Menlo Park, 12 juillet 2006

Meghraoui, M., Déformation active et rupture sismique : Paléosismologie des failles continentales majeures, Colloque INSU-CNRS de prospective  - 3F, Oléron, les 17-19 octobre 2006.

Meghraoui, M., Large Continental Earthquakes and Active Deformation : GPS / Geological Rates, China Earthquake Administration, Wuhan Institute of Seismology, 2 Février 2007.

Meghraoui, M., Earthquake clustering along major continental faults: The influence of Strain pattern and geometrical complexities on rupture propagation, Invited presentation, SRef-ID: 1607-7962/gra/EGU2007-A-11485; Geophys. Research Abstracts, Vol. 9, Avril 2007. Vienne (Autriche).