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Loren Kroenke
Emeritus Faculty
Geophysics


Email: kroenke@soest.hawaii.edu
Office: POST 819A
Phone Number: (808) 956-7845
Fax Number: (808) 956-3188

University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
Hawai'i Institute of Geophysics and Planetology
1680 East-West Road, POST 602
Honolulu, HI 96822
USA


Research Interests:
Emeritus Faculty: Geophysics

Publications (partial listing):

Scheibner E., Sato T., Craddock C. (Compilers), and Kroenke L.W. (contributing author) (1991) Tectonic Map of the Circum-Pacific Region, Southwest Quadrant, Lambert Azimuthal Equal-Area Projection. Scale 1:10,000,000 at 35S, 135E, Circum-Pacific Map Project, in press <7300>

Hughes Clarke J.E., Jarvis P., Tiffin D., Price R., and Kroenke L. W. (1993) Tectonic activity and plate boundaries along the northern flank of the Fiji Platform. Geo-Marine Letts., 13, 98-106, in press <7299>

Hagen R.A., Mayer L.A., Mosher D.C., Kroenke L.W., Shipley T.H., and Winterer E.L. (1993) Basement Structure of the Northern Ontong Java Plateau. in Berger W.H., Kroenke L.W., Mayer L., et al., Proc. ODP, Sci. Results, 130: College Station, TX, 23-31, in press< 7298>

Berger W.H., Kroenke L.W., and Mayer L. (1993) Proc ODP. Sci. Results ,130: College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program), <7297>

Malahoff A., Kroenke L.W., Cherkis N. and Brozena J. (1994) Basin Formation, Ridge Crest Processes, and Metallogenesis in the North Fiji Basin, Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources. Earth Science Series, Vol, 15, Springer-Verlag, New York, 49-61, in press <7296>

Jarvis P., Hughes-Clarke J., Tiffin D., Tanahashi M., and Kroenke L.W. (1994) The western Fiji transform fault and its role in the dismemberment of the Fiji Platform. Mar. Geol., V. 116, 57-68, in press <1530>

Campbell J.F., and Kroenke L.W. (1995) Drowned Barrier Reefs, Lagoons, and Terraces, SeaMARC/S Bathymetry and Sidescan Sonar Image, South of Molokai and West of Lanai, Hawaiian Islands. 1:100,000, Sheet 8, Hawaii Seafloor Atlas, Hawaii Institute of Geophysics, Honolulu, Hawaii <7293>

Kroenke L.W., Campbell J.F., and Jarvis P.A., Stearns Seamount (1995) SeaMARC II Sidescan Bathymetry and Acoustic Character. 1:250,000, Sheet 9, Hawaii Seafloor Atlas, Hawaii Institute of Geophysics, Honolulu, Hawaii <7292>

Kroenke L.W., Campbell J.F., and Jarvis P.A., Mendelssohn and Schumann (1995) Seamounts, SeaMARC II Sidescan Bathymetry and Acoustic Character. 1:250,000, Sheet 11, Hawaii Seafloor Atlas, Hawaii Institute of Geophysics, Honolulu, Hawaii <7291>

Kroenke L.W., Campbell J.F., and Jarvis P.A., McCall and Jaggar (1995) Seamounts, SeaMARC II Sidescan Bathymetry and Acoustic Character. 1:250,000, Sheet 12, Hawaii Seafloor Atlas. Hawaii Institute of Geophysics, Honolulu, HI <7290>

Auzende J.M., Kroenke L., Collot J.W., Lafot Y., and Pelletier B. (1996) Compressive tectonism along the eastern margin of Malaita Island (Solomon Islands). Mar. Geophys. Res., 18, 289-304, in press <7289>

Kroenke L.W. (2001) Shipboard Scientific Party, Leg 192 summary. In Mahoney J.J., Fitton J.G., Wallace P.J., et al., Proc. ODP, Init. Repts., 192: College Station, Tx (Ocean Dilling Program) 1-75 and Leg 192 CD-ROM volume, <7288>

Zhao X., Antretter M., Kroenke L, Riisager P., and Hall S. (2004) Relationships between Physical Propoerties and Alteration in Basement Rocks from the Ontong Java Plateau. In Fitton J.G., Mahoney J.J., Wallace P.J. & Saunders A.D. (eds)., Proc. ODP, Sci Results, 192, 1-34 [CD-ROM], <7287>

Kroenke L.W., Wessel P., and Sterling A.K. (2004) Motion of the Ontong Java Plateau in the Hotspot Frame of Reference: 122 Ma- Present. In Fitton J.G., Mahoney J.J., Wallace P.J. & Saunders A.D. (eds). Origin and Evolution of the Ontong Java Plateau. Geol. Soc. London, Spec. Pubs., 229, 9-20, <7286>

Coffin M.H., Inoue H, Nakamura Y., and Kroenke L.W. (2008) Intrabasement Reflections of the Ontong Java Plateau: Implications for Plateau Construction. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst. doi: 10.1029/2007GC001780, in press <7285>

Wessel P. and Kroenke L. (1998) The geometric relationship between hot spots and seamounts: implications for Pacific hot spots. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., <4570>

Wessel P. and Kroenke L. (1998) Factors influencing the locations of hot spots determined by the hot-spotting technique. Geophys. Res. Lett.

Wessel P. and Kroenke L. (1997) A geometric technique for relocating hotspots and refining absolute plate motion. Nature, Vol. 387, 365-369.


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