Cerpa, N., I. Wada, and C. Wilson (in press), Effects of fluid influx volume and fluid viscosity on fluid migration in the mantle wedge and their implications for hydrous melting, GEOSPHERE Themed Issue Subduction Top to Bottom 2.

van Keken, P.E., I. Wada, G.A. Abers, B.R. Hacker, and K. Wang (in press), Mafic high-pressure rocks are preferentially exhumed from warm subduction settings, Geochem. Geophys. Geosys, 19, doi:10.1029/2018GC007264.

Dixon, J., and 11 others (I. Wada as the second last on the alphabetical list of coauthors) (2017), Light stable isotopic compositions of enriched mantle sources: Resolving the dehydration paradox, Geochem. Geophys. Geosys., 18, doi:10.1002/2016GC006743.

Cerpa, N., I. Wada, and C. Wilson (2017), Influence of mantle viscosity structure and mineral grain size on fluid migration pathways in the mantle wedge, J. Geophys. Res., 122, doi:10.1002/2017JB014046.

Lee, C., and I. Wada (2017), Clustering of arc volcanoes caused by thermal perturbations in the back-arc mantle, Nature Communications, 8, 15753, doi:10.1038/ncomms15753.

Wada, I., and J. He (2017), Thermal effects of two subducting slabs on the thermal structure of Kanto, Japan, Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, doi:10.1002/2017GL073597.

Perry, M., G. A. Spinelli, I. Wada, and J. He (2016), Modeled temperatures and fluid source distributions for the Mexican subduction zone: Effects of hydrothermal circulation and implications for plate boundary seismic processes, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., doi: 10.1002/2015GC006148

Spinelli, G. A., I. Wada, J. He, and M. Perry (2016), The thermal effect of fluid circulation in the subducting crust on slab melting in the Chile Subduction zone, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 434, 101-111.


Wada's Publications prior to 2016

Wada, I., and M. D. Behn (2015), Focusing of Upward Fluid Migration beneath the Arc: Effect of Mineral Grain Size Variation in the Mantle Wedge, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 16(11), 3905-3923, doi: 10.1002/2015GC005950.

Wada, I., J. He, A. Hasegawa, and J. Nakajima (2015), Mantle Wedge Flow Pattern and Thermal Structure in Northeast Japan: Effects of Oblique Subduction and 3-D Slab Geometry, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 426, 76–88.

Walowski, K. J., P. J. Wallace, E. H. Hauri, I. Wada, and M. A. Clynne (2015), Slab melting beneath the Cascade Arc driven by dehydration of altered oceanic peridotite, Nature Geoscience, doi:10.1038/NGEO2417.

Wada, I., and S. D. King (2015), Dynamics of subducting slabs: Numerical modeling and constraints from seismology, geoid, topography, geochemistry, and petrology, in Treatise on Geophysics, vol. 7, Mantle Dynamics, 2ndedition, Elsevier

Wada, I., M. D. Behn, and A. M. Shaw (2012), Effects of heterogeneous hydration in the incoming plate, slab rehydration, and mantle wedge hydration on slab-derived fluid flux in subduction zones, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 353-354, 60-71.

Wada, I., M. D. Behn, and J. He (2011), Grain size distribution in the mantle wedge of subduction zones, J. Geophys. Res., 116, doi:10.1029/2011JB008294.

Wada, I., C. A. Rychert, and K. Wang (2011), Sharp thermal transition in the forearc mantle wedge as a consequence of nonlinear mantle wedge flow, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, doi:10.1029/2011GL047705.

Wada, I., S. Mazzotti, and K. Wang (2010), Intraslab stresses in the Cascadia subduction zone from inversion of earthquake focal mechanisms, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 100, 2002-2013.

Wada, I., and K. Wang (2009), Common depth of decoupling between the subducting slab and mantle wedge: Reconciling diversity and uniformity of subduction zones, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 10, doi:10.1029/2009GC002570.

James, T. S., E. J. Gowan, I. Wada, and K. Wang (2009), Viscosity of the asthenosphere from glacial isostatic adjustment and subduction dynamics at the northern Cascadia subduction zone, British Columbia, Canada, J. Geophys. Res., 114, doi:10.1029/2008JB006077.

Kao, H., K. Wang, R.-Y. Chen, I. Wada, J. He, and S. D. Malone (2008), Identifying rupture plane of the 2001 Nisqually, Washington Earthquake, Bull. Seis. Soc. Am.,98, 1546-1558.

Wada, I., K. Wang, J. He, and R. D. Hyndman (2008), Weakening of the subduction interface and its effects on surface heat flow, slab dehydration, and mantle wedge serpentinization, J. Geophys. Res., 113, doi:10.1029/2007JB005190.

Wang, K., I. Wada, and Y. Ishikawa (2004), Stresses in the subducting slab beneath southwest Japan and relation with plate geometry, tectonic forces, slab dehydration, and damaging earthquakes, J. Geophys. Res., 109, doi:10.1029/ 2003JB002888.

Wang, K., J. C. Cassidy, I. Wada, and A. J. Smith (2004), Effects of metamorphic crustal densification on earthquake size in warm slabs, Geophys. Res. Lett.,31, doi:10.1029/2003GL018644.

Non-Refereed Articles

McGuire, J. J., T. Plank, and 16 others (2017), The SZ4D Initiative: Understanding the processes that underlie subduction zone hazards in 4D. Vision document submitted to the National Science Foundation, The IRIS Consortium, 63 pp.

Kido, M., H. Fujimoto, R. Hino, Y. Ohta, Y. Osada, T. Iinuma, R. Azuma, I. Wada, S. Miura, S. Suzuki, F. Tomita, and M. Imano (2015), Progress in the Project for Development of GPS/Acoustic Technique Over the Last 4 Years, International Association of Geodesy Symposia, pp.8, DOI 10.1007/1345_2015_127, Springer International Publishing Switzerland

Spence, G., L. Trevor, B. Marcaillou, and I. Wada (2005), AMADEUS: Heat flow operations on the convergent margin off Colombia and Ecuador, Centre for Earth and Ocean Research Report 2005-1, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada