In preparation

On the choice of finite element for applications in geodynamics. Part II: A comparison of simplex and hypercube elements, C. Thieulot and W. Bangerth.

Benchmarking the accuracy of higher order particle methods in geodynamic models of transient flow , R. Gassmoeller, J. Dannberg, W. Bangerth, G. Puckett and C. Thieulot .


The effect of temperature-dependent material properties on simple thermal models of subduction zones, I. van Zelst, C. Thieulot and T.J. Craig, Submitted to Solid Earth.

Modelling deep rooting thrusted mechanism of crustal thickening for Eastern Tibet, P. Pitard, A. Replumaz, C. Thieulot , and M.-P. Doin, Submitted to GRL.

Slab sinking rates as kinematic constraint on numerical experiments of convection , E. van der Wiel, D.J.J. van Hinsbergen, C. Thieulot and W. Spakman, Submitted to Nature Communications.


[34] Rifting Venus: Insights from Numerical Modeling, A. Regorda, C. Thieulot, I. van Zelst, Z. Erdös, S. Buiter, JGR: Planets, 2023.

[33] Benchmark forward gravity schemes: the gravity field of a realisticlithosphere model WINTERC-G, B.C. Root, J. Sebera, W. Szwillus, C. Thieulot, Z. Martinec and J. Fullea, Solid Earth, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-13-849-2022, 2022.

[32] 101 Geodynamic modelling: How to design, carry out, and interpret numerical studies , I. van Zelst, F. Crameri, A.E. Pusok, A. Glerum, J. Dannberg, and C. Thieulot, Solid Earth, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2021-14, 2022.

[31] On the choice of finite element for applications in geodynamics, C. Thieulot and W. Bangerth, Solid Earth 13, p. 229-249, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-13-229-2022, 2022.

[30] Exhumation History Along the Muli Thrust-Implication for Crustal Thickening Mechanism in Eastern Tibet, P. Pitard, A. Replumaz, M-L Chevalier, P-H Leloup, M. Bai, M-P Doin, C. Thieulot, X. Ou, M. Balvay, H. Li, Geophysical Research Letters 48(14), p. e2021GL093677, https://doi.org/10.1029/2021GL093677, 2021

[29] Towards the application of Stokes flow equations to structural restoration simulations, M. Schuh-Senlis, C. Thieulot, P. Cupillard and G. Caumon, Solid Earth 11, p1909-1930, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-11-1909-2020, 2020.

[28] 3D numerical modeling of crustal polydiapirs with Volume-Of-Fluid methods, A. Louis-Napoleon, M. Gerbault, T. Bonometti, C. Thieulot, R. Martin, O. Vanderhaeghe, Geophysical Journal International, https:://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggaa141, 2020.

[27] The Geodynamic World Builder: a solution for complex initial conditions in numerical modelling , M. Fraters and C. Thieulot and A. van den Berg and W. Spakman, Solid Earth 10, 1785-1807, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2019-24, 2019.

[26] Efficient and Practical Newton Solvers for Nonlinear Stokes Systems in Geodynamic Problems, M.R.T. Fraters, W. Bangerth, C. Thieulot , A.C. Glerum and W. Spakman, Geophysical Journal International, 2019, https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggz183

[25] The effect of obliquity on temperature in subduction zones: insights from 3-D numerical modeling, A. Plunder,C. Thieulot and D.J.J. van Hinsbergen, Solid Earth 9, 759-776, 2018, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-9-759-2018

[24] GHOST: Geoscientific Hollow Sphere Tessellation, C. Thieulot, Solid Earth 9, 1169-1177, 2018, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-9-1169-2018

[23] Analytical solution for viscous incompressible Stokes flow in a spherical shell, C. Thieulot, Solid Earth 8, 1181-1191, 2017, https://doi.org/10.5194/se-8-1181-2017

[22] Implementing nonlinear viscoplasticity in ASPECT: benchmarking and applications to 3D subduction modeling, A. Glerum, C. Thieulot, M.Fraters, C. Blom, and Wim Spakman, Solid Earth https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2017-9

[21] Lithosphere erosion and continental breakup: interaction of extension, plume upwelling and melting, A. Lavecchia, C. Thieulot, F. Beekman, S. Cloetingh and S. Clark, E.P.S.L. 467, p89-98, 2017.

[20] A Comparison of Numerical Models of Brittle Thrust Wedges , S.J.H. Buiter, T. Gerya, B. Kaus, W. Landry, L. le Pourhiet, D. May, Y. Mishin, D. Egholm, M. Albertz, M. Cooke, T. Crook, L. Hodkinson, B. Maillot, L. Moresi, G. Schreurs, C. Thieulot, P. Souloumiac, Ch. Beaumont, Journal of Structural Geology, DOI: 10.1016/j.jsg.2016.03.003, 2016.

[19] A community benchmark for viscoplastic thermal convection in a 2-D square box , N. Tosi, C. Stein, L. Noack, C. Huettig, P. Maierova, H. Samuel, D.R. Davies, C.R. Wilson, S.C. Kramer, C. Thieulot, A. Glerum, M. Fraters, W. Spakman, A. Rozel, P.J. Tackley, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst. 16, doi:10.1002/2015GC005807, 2015.

[18] Dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction initiation, part 2: supra-subduction zone ophiolite formation and metamorphic sole exhumation in context of absolute plate motions, D.J.J. van Hinsbergen, K. Peters, M. Maffione, W. Spakman, C. Guilmette, C. Thieulot, O. Pluemper, D. Guerer, F.M. Brouwer, E. Aldanmaz, N. Kaymakci, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 2015

[17] Dynamics of intraoceanic subduction initiation: 1. Oceanic detachment fault inversion and the formation of supra-subduction zone ophiolites, M. Maffione, C. Thieulot, D.J.J. van Hinsbergen, A. Morris, O. Pluemper and W. Spakman, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst. 16, p1753-1770, 2015.

[16] Three-dimensional numerical simulations of crustal systems undergoing orogeny and subjected to surface processes, C. Thieulot, P. Steer and R.S. Huismans, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst, doi:10.1002/2014GC005490, 2015.

[15] Extensional inheritance and surface processes as controlling factors of mountain belt structure, Z. Erdos, R.S. Huismans, Peter van der Beek and C. Thieulot, Journal of Geophysical Research, 119, doi:10.1002/2014JB011408.

[14] Using the level set method in geodynamical modelling of multi-material flows and Earth's free surface, B. Hillebrand, C. Thieulot, T. Geenen, A. van den Berg and W. Spakman, Solid Earth, 2014.

[13] 3D numerical modelling of graben interaction and linkage: case study of Canyonlands, V. Allken, R.S. Huismans, H. Fossen and C. Thieulot, Basin Research (2012) 25, 1-12, doi: 10.1111/bre.12010

[12] Factors controlling the mode of rift interaction in brittle-ductile coupled systems: a 3D numerical study, V. Allken, R.S. Huismans, C. Thieulot, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., Volume 13, Number 5, Q05010, doi:10.1029/2012GC004077, 2012

[11] Three dimensional numerical modelling of crustal extension , V. Allken, R. Huismans and C. Thieulot, Journal of Geophysical Research, doi:10.1029/2011JB008319, 2011.

[10] FANTOM : two- and three-dimensional numerical modelling of creeping flows for the solution of geological problems , C. Thieulot, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, doi:10.1016/j.pepi.2011.06.011, 2011.

[9] Subducting slabs: jellyfishes in the Earth's mantle,
Loiselet, C., J. Braun, L. Husson, C. Le Carlier de Veslud, C. Thieulot, P. Yamato, and D. Grujic, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 11, Q08016, doi:10.1029/2010GC003172, 2010.

[8] Influence of surrounding plates on 3D subduction dynamics, P. Yamato, L. Husson, J. Braun, C. Loiselet, and C. Thieulot, Geophysical Research Letters 36, L07303, doi:10.1029/2008GL036942, 2009.

[7] Adaptive octree-based finite element analysis of two- and three-dimensional indentation problems, C. Thieulot, P. Fullsack and J. Braun, Journal of Geophysical Research 113, B12207, doi:10.1029/2008JB005591, 2008.

[6] DOUAR: a new three-dimensional creeping flow model for the solution of geological problems, J. Braun, C. Thieulot, P. Fullsack, M. DeKool, C. Beaumont and R. Huismans, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors 171, p76-91, 2008.

[5] Non-isothermal diffusion in a binary mixture with smoothed particle hydrodynamics, C. Thieulot, P. Español, Computer Physics Communications 169, 172 (2005).

[4] Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics model for phase separating fluid mixtures. I General equations , C. Thieulot, P. Español and L.P.B.M.Janssen, Phys. Rev. E 72, 016713 (2005).

[3] Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics model for phase separating fluid mixtures. II Diffusion in a binary mixture, C. Thieulot, P. Español and L.P.B.M.Janssen, Phys. Rev. E 72, 016714 (2005).

[2] Microscopic derivation of hydrodynamic equations for phase separating fluid mixtures, P. Español and C. Thieulot, J. Chem. Phys., 118, 9109 (2003).

[1] Simplified models of flue instruments: Influence of mouth geometry on the sound source, S. Dequand, J. F. H. Willems, M. Leroux, R. Vullings, M. van Weert, C. Thieulot, and A. Hirschberg, J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 113, 1724 (2003).



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