My Google Scholar profile

Articles in revision/review

Peer-reviewed articles

  1. B. Ferdowsi, A. M. Rubin
    A granular-physics-based view of fault friction experiments
    Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 2020.
    https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JB019016 [Unformatted Paper]
    The simulation scripts used in this paper are available at doi:10.5061/dryad.2z34tmphk.
  2. D. B. Lee, B. Ferdowsi, D. J. Jerolmack
    The imprint of vegetation on desert dune dynamics
    Geophysical Research Letters, 2019
    https://doi.org/10.1029/2019GL084177
  3. B. Ferdowsi, C. P. Ortiz, D. J. Jerolmack
    Glassy dynamics of landscape evolution
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA, 115(19), pp. 4827-4832, 2018. [PDF]
  4. B. Ferdowsi, C. P. Ortiz, M. Houssais, D. J. Jerolmack
    River-bed armouring as a granular segregation phenomenon
    Nature Communications, 8 (1363), 2017.
    https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-017-01681-3 [PDF]
    Highlighted in Penn News, Phys.org, EurekAlert!, Science Newsline, Environmental News Network:
    'Brazil Nut Effect' Helps Explain How Rivers Resist Erosion, Penn Team Finds
  5. B. Ferdowsi, M. Griffa, R. A. Guyer, P. A. Johnson, C. Marone and J. Carmeliet
    Acoustically-induced slip in sheared granular layers: application to dynamic earthquake triggering
    Geophysical Research Letters, 42(22), pp. 9750-9757, 2015. [PDF]
  6. B. Ferdowsi, M. Griffa, R. A. Guyer, P. A. Johnson, C. Marone and J. Carmeliet
    3D Discrete Element Modeling of triggered slip in sheared granular media
    Physical Review E, 89(4), pp. 042204(1-12), 2014. [PDF]
  7. B. Ferdowsi, M. Griffa, R. A. Guyer, P. A. Johnson, and J. Carmeliet
    Effect of boundary vibration on the frictional behavior of a dense sheared granular layer
    Acta Mechanica, 225(8), pp. 2227-2237, 2014. [PDF]
  8. P. A. Johnson, B. Ferdowsi, B. Kaproth, M. M. Scuderi, M. Griffa, J. Carmeliet, R. A. Guyer, P.-Y. Le Bas, D. T. Trugman, and C. Marone
    Acceleration of acoustical emission precursors preceding failure in sheared granular material
    Geophysical Research Letters, 40(21), pp. 5627-5631, 2013. [PDF]
  9. B. Ferdowsi, M. Griffa, R.A. Guyer, P.A. Johnson, C. Marone and J. Carmeliet
    Microslips as precursors of large slip events in the stick-slip dynamics of sheared granular layers: a discrete element model analysis
    Geophysical Research Letters, 40(16), pp. 4194-4198, 2013. [PDF]
  10. M. Griffa, B. Ferdowsi, E. G. Daub, R. A. Guyer, P. A. Johnson, C. Marone and J. Carmeliet
    Influence of vibration amplitude on dynamic triggering of slip in sheared granular layers
    Physical Review E, 87(1), pp. 012205(1-12), 2013. [PDF]
  11. M. Griffa, B. Ferdowsi, E. G. Daub, R. A. Guyer, P. A. Johnson, C. Marone and J. Carmeliet
    Meso-mechanical analysis of deformation characteristics for dynamically triggered slip in a granular medium
    Philosophical Magazine, 92(28-30), 2012. [PDF]
  12. A. Soroush and B. Ferdowsi
    Three dimensional discrete element modeling of cyclic undrained behavior of granular media: a micromechanical perspective
    Powder Technology, 212(1), pp. 1-16 , 2011. [PDF]

Manuscripts in preparation

Unpublished work to date

  1. B. Ferdowsi, D. J. Jerolmack, D. L. Goldsby
    Granular origins of rate and state friction in earthquake fault gouge
    drafted in October 2015
    [Please send me an email at behrooz @ princeton.edu for a copy of this manuscript.]



  2. File translated from TEX by TTH, version 4.10.
    On September 17, 2020, 19:42 Eastern Time Zone.