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Scientific Publications

AFAD Earthquake catalogue: Prime Ministry, Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency, Earthquake Department, On-line Catalogue,, 2007–present.

Bocchini, G. M., Martínez Garzón, P., Harrington, R. M., Bohnhoff, M.: Does Deep Tectonic Tremor Occur in the Central‐Eastern Mediterranean Basin? - Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 126, 1, 2020JB020448,, 2021.

Bohnhoff, M., Grosser, H., Dresen, G.: Strain partitioning and stress rotation at the North Anatolian Fault after the 1999 Izmit Mw=7.4 earthquake. Geophys. J. Int., 166, 373-385,, 2006.

Bohnhoff, M., Bulut, F., Görgün, E., Milkereit, C., Dresen, G.: Seismotectonic setting at the North Anatolian Fault Zone after the 1999 Mw=7.4 Izmit earthquake based on high-resolution aftershock locations. Adv. Geosc., 14, 85-92,, 2007.

Bohnhoff, M., Dresen, G., Aktar, M., Bulut, F., Eyidogan, H., and Ito, H.: GONAF: A deep Geophysical Observatory, Full Proposal to the International Continental Scientific Drilling Program (ICDP), 2010a.

Bohnhoff, M., Dresen, G., Ellsworth, W.L., Ito, H.: Passive Seismic Monitoring of Natural and Induced Earthquakes: Case Studies, Future Directions ans Socio-Economic Relevance. In: S. Cloetingh, J. Negendank (eds.), New Frontiers in Integrated Solid Earth Sciences, International Year of Planet Earth, Springer,, 2010b.

Bohnhoff, M., Bulut, F., Aktar, M., Dresen, G.: Das Erdbebenrisiko einer Megacity: Seismische Überwachung der Nordanatolischen Verwerfungszone vor Istanbul durch ein Seismometernetz auf den Prinzeninseln, System Erde: GFZ Journal, Deutsches GeoForschungs Zentrum, Potsdam,, 2011.

Bohnhoff, M., Bulut, F., Dresen, G., Malin, P. E., Eken, T., and Aktar, M.: An earthquake gap south of Istanbul, Nature Commun., 4, 1999,, 2013.

Bohnhoff, M., Martínez-Garzón, P., Bulut, F., Stierle, E., and Ben-Zion, Y.: Maximum earthquake magnitudes along different sections of the North Anatolian fault zone, Tectonophysics, 674, 147– 165,, 2016a.

Bohnhoff, M., Ickrath, M., and Dresen, G.: Seismicity distribution in conjunction with spatiotemporal variations of coseismic slip and postseismic creep along the combined 1999 Izmit-Düzce rupture, Tectonophysics, 686, 132–145,, 2016b.

Bohnhoff, M., Dresen, G., Ceken, U., Kadirioglu, F. T., Kartal, R. F., Kiliç, T., Nurlu, M., Yanik, K., Acarel, D., Bulut, F., Ito, H., Johnson, W., Malin, P. E., and Mencin, D.: GONAF – the borehole Geophysical Observatory at the North Anatolian Fault in the eastern Sea of Marmara, Sci. Dril., 22, 19-28,, 2017a.

Bohnhoff, M., Wollin, C., Domigall, D., Küperkoch, L., Martínez-Garzón, P., Kwiatek, G., Dresen, G., Malin, P. E.: Repeating Marmara Sea Earthquakes: Indication for fault creep. Geophysical Journal, 2017b.

Bohnhoff, M., Malin, P. E.: Borehole Seismic Networks and Arrays. - In: Gupta, H. K. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Solid Earth Geophysics, (Encyclopedia of Earth Sciences Series), Cham : Springer International Publishing, 1-9,, 2020.

Bohnhoff, M.: Future Challenges in Continental Scientific Drilling, Journal of the Geological Society of India, Vol. 97, Sept. 2021,, 2021.

Bulut, F., Bohnhoff, M., Ellsworth, W. L., Aktar, M., and Dresen, D.: Microseismicity at the North Anatolian Fault in the Sea of Marmara offshore of Istanbul, NW Turkey, J. Geophys. Res., 114, 1– 16,, 2009.

Bulut, F., Ellsworth, W. L., Bohnhoff, M., Aktar, M., and Dresen, G.: Spatiotemporal Earthquake Clusters along the North Anatolian Fault Zone Offshore Istanbul, B. Seismol. Soc. Am., 101, 1759– 1768,, 2011.

Dresen, G., Bohnhoff, M., Aktar, M., and Eyidogan, H.: Drilling the North Anatolian Fault, Sci. Dril., 6, 58–59,, 2008.

Durand, V., Bentz, S., Kwiatek, G., Dresen, G., Wollin, C., Heidbach, O., Martínez Garzón, P., Cotton, F., Nurlu, M., Bohnhoff, M.: A Two-Scale Preparation Phase Preceded an Mw 5.8 Earthquake in the Sea of Marmara Offshore Istanbul, Turkey. - Seismological Research Letters, 91, 6, 3139-3147., 2020.

Gholamrezaie, E., Scheck-Wenderoth, M., Cacace, M., Bott [Sippel], J., Heidbach, O., Bohnhoff, M., Strecker, M. R.: Lithospheric strength variations and seismotectonic segmentation below the Sea of Marmara. - Tectonophysics, 815, 228999,, 2021.

Görgün, E., Zang, A., Bohnhoff, M., Milkereit, C., Dresen, G.: Analysis of Izmit aftershocks 25 days before the November 12th 1999 Düzce earthquake, Turkey. Tectonophysics, 474, 507-515,, 2009.

Görgün, E., Bohnhoff, M., Bulut, F., Dresen, G.: Seismotectonic setting of the Karadere−Düzce branch of the North Anatolian Fault Zone between the 1999 Izmit and Düzce ruptures from analysis of Izmit aftershock focal mechanisms. Tectonophysics, 482, 170-181,, 2010.

Janssen, C., Bohnhoff, M., Vapnik, Y , Görgün, E., Bulut, F., Plessen, B., Pohl, D., Okay, A.I., Dresen, G.: Tectonic evolution of the Ganos segment of the North Anatolian Fault (NW Turkey) deduced from multidisciplinary investigations. J. Struct. Geol., 31, 11-28,, 2009.

Jenkins, J., Stephenson, S. N., Martínez Garzón, P., Bohnhoff, M., Nurlu, M.: Crustal Thickness Variation Across the Sea of Marmara Region, NW Turkey: A Reflection of Modern and Ancient Tectonic Processes. - Tectonics, 39, 7, e2019TC005986., 2020.

Kılıç, T., Kartal, R. F., Kadirioğlu, F. T., Bohnhoff, M., Nurlu, M., Acarel, D., Martinez Garzon, P., Dresen, G., Özsarac, V., Malin, P. E.: Geophysical Borehole Observatory at the North Anatolian Fault in the Eastern Sea of Marmara (GONAF): initial results. - Journal of Seismology, 24, 2, 375-395., 2020.

Prevedel, B., Bulut, F., Bohnhoff, M., Raub, C., Kartal, R. F., Alver, F., and Malin, P. E.: Downhole Geophysical Observatories: Best Installation Practices and a Case History from Turkey, Int. J. Earth Sci. (Geol. Rundsch.), 104, 1537–1547,, 2015.

Raub, C., Bohnhoff, M., Petrovic, B., Parolai, S., Malin, P. E., Yanik, K., Kartal, R. F., and Kiliç, T.: Seismic wave propagation in shallow layers at the GONAF-Tuzla site, Istanbul, Turkey, B. Seismol. Soc. Am., 106, 912–927,, 2016.

Martínez Garzón, P., Ben-Zion, Y., Zaliapin, I., Bohnhoff, M.: Seismic clustering in the Sea of Marmara: Implications for monitoring earthquake processes. Tectonophysics, 768, 228176,, 2019.

Martínez Garzón, P., Bohnhoff, M., Mencin, D., Kwiatek, G., Dresen, G., Hodgkinson, K., Nurlu, M., Kadirioglu, F. T., Kartal, R. F.: Slow strain release along the eastern Marmara region offshore Istanbul in conjunction with enhanced local seismic moment release. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 510, 209-218,, 2019.

Martínez Garzón, P., Heidbach, O., Bohnhoff, M.: Contemporary stress and strain field in the Mediterranean from stress inversion of focal mechanisms and GPS data. - Tectonophysics, 774, 228286., 2020.

Martínez Garzón, P., Durand, V., Bentz, S., Kwiatek, G., Dresen, G., Turkmen, T., Nurlu, M., Bohnhoff, M.: Near-Fault Monitoring Reveals Combined Seismic and Slow Activation of a Fault Branch within the Istanbul–Marmara Seismic Gap in Northwest Turkey. - Seismological Research Letters, 92, 6, 3743-3756,, 2021.

Malin, P. E., Bohnhoff, M., Blümle, F., Dresen, G., Martínez Garzón, P., Nurlu, M., Ceken, U., Kadirioglu, F. T., Kartal, R. F., Kiliç, T., & Yanik, K.: Microearthquakes preceding a M4.2 Earthquake Offshore Istanbul. Scientific Reports, 8, 16176,, 2018.

Wollin, C., Bohnhoff, M., Martínez Garzón, P., Küperkoch, L., & Raub, C.: A unified earthquake catalogue for the Sea of Marmara Region, Turkey, based on automatized phase picking and travel-time inversion: seismotectonic implications. Tectonophysics, 747-748, 416-444,, 2018.

Wollin, C.: A unified seismicity catalogue for the Sea of Marmara Region, Turkey, and subsequent studies regarding repeating earthquakes and the local stress field, PhD Thesis, Berlin : Freie Universität, 160 p., 2019.

Wollin, C., Bohnhoff, M., Vavryčuk, V., Martínez Garzón, P.: Stress Inversion of Regional Seismicity in the Sea of Marmara Region, Turkey. - Pure and Applied Geophysics, 176, 3, 1269-1291., 2019.

Data publications

Bentz, S., Kwiatek, G., Durand, V., Wollin, C., Bohnhoff, M., Martínez Garzón, P.: Earthquake catalog derived from Template Matching related to "A two-scale preparation phase preceded a Mw 5.8 Earthquake in the Sea of Marmara offshore Istanbul, Turkey"., 2020.

Martínez-Garzón, P., Durand, V., Kwiatek, G., Bohnhoff, M., Georg, D., Turkmen, T., Nurlu, M.: Seismicity catalog for the Armutlu Peninsula from 2019 derived using the SMARTnet temporary seismic network. V. 1. GFZ Data Services., 2021.