Lijun Liu

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign



L. Liu, and D. Hasterok (2016): High-Resolution Lithosphere Viscosity and Dynamics Revealed by Magnetotelluric Imaging, Science, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Vol 353, Num 6307, pp1515--1519
Q. Zhou, and L. Liu (2016): Formation of the Yellowstone Volcanic Province due to Intruding Hot Oceanic Asthenosphere, Nature (submitted)
Jiashun Hu, and Lijun Liu (2016): Abnormal Seismological and Magmatic Processes Controlled by the Tearing South American Flat Slabs, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Elsevier BV, Vol 450, pp40--51
Jiashun Hu, Lijun Liu, Armando Hermosillo, and Quan Zhou (2016): Simulation of Late Cenozoic South American Flat-Slab Subduction Using Geodynamic Models with Data Assimilation, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Elsevier BV, Vol 438, pp1--13
Paul L. Heller, and Lijun Liu (2016): Dynamic Topography and Vertical Motion of the U.S. Rocky Mountain Region Prior to and During the Laramide Orogeny, Geological Society of America Bulletin, Geological Society of America, Vol 128, Num 5-6, pp973--988
Tiffany Leonard, and Lijun Liu (2016): The Role of a Mantle Plume in the Formation of Yellowstone Volcanism, Geophys. Res. Lett., Wiley-Blackwell, Vol 43, Num 3, pp1132--1139


Lijun Liu (2015): The Ups and Downs of North America: Evaluating the Role of Mantle Dynamic Topography Since the Mesozoic, Rev. Geophys., Wiley-Blackwell, Vol 53, Num 3, pp1022--1049
Lijun Liu, and Quan Zhou (2015): Deep Recycling of Oceanic Asthenosphere Material During Subduction, Geophys. Res. Lett., Wiley-Blackwell, Vol 42, Num 7, pp2204--2211


Lijun Liu (2014): Rejuvenation of Appalachian Topography Caused by Subsidence-Induced Differential Erosion, Nature Geoscience, Nature Publishing Group, Vol 7, Num 7, pp518--523


L. Liu, C. Chang, A. Kelbert, A. Anders, and J. Bass: Stable Continental-scale drainage of North America: Implications for Deep Mantle Hydration, Nature Geoscience