Publications

2016

Rietmann, M., M. Grote, D. Peter and O. Schenk, 2016. Newmark local time stepping on high-performance computing architectures , J. Comput. Phys, online. doi:10.1016/j.jcp.2016.11.012.

Bozdag, E. D. Peter, M. Lefebvre, D. Komatitsch, J. Tromp, J. Hill, N. Podhorszki and D. Pugmire, 2016. Global adjoint tomography: first-generation model , Geophys. J. Int., 207 (3), 1739 - 1766. doi:10.1093/gji/ggw356

Komatitsch, D. Z. Xie, E. Bozdag, E. Sales de Andrade, D. Peter, Q. Liu and J. Tromp, 2016. Anelastic sensitivity kernels with parsimonious storage for adjoint tomography and full waveform inversion , Geophys. J. Int., 206 (3), 1467 - 1478. doi:10.1093/gji/ggw224

Tsuboi, S., K. Ando, T. Miyoshi, D. Peter, D. Komatitsch, and J. Tromp, 2016. A 1.8 trillion degrees-of-freedom, 1.24 petaflops global seismic wave simulation on the K computer , Int. J. of High Performance Computing Applications (IJHPCA), doi:10.1177/1094342016632596.

Afanasiev, M., D. Peter, K. Sager, S. Simute ̇, L. Ermert, L. Krischer, and A. Fichtner, 2016. Foundations for a multiscale collaborative global Earth model , Geophys. J. Int., 204 (1), 39 - 58. doi:10.1093/gji/ggv439

2015

Rietmann, M., D. Peter, O. Schenk, B. Ucar, and M. Grote, 2015. Load-Balanced Local Time Stepping for Large-Scale Wave Propagation , IEEE CPS. in 29th IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS), May 2015, Hyderabad, India. pp. 925 - 935.

2014

Holtzman, B., J. Candler, M. Turk, and D. Peter, 2014. Seismic Sound Lab: Sights, Sounds and Perception of the Earth as an Acoustic Space , in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Sound, Music, and Motion: 10th International Symposium, CMMR 2013. Volume 8905, 2014, pp. 161 - 174.

Magnoni, F., E. Casarotti, A. Michelini, A. Piersanti, D. Komatitsch, D. Peter, and J. Tromp, 2014. Spectral-Element Simulations of Seismic Waves Generated by the 2009 L'Aquila Earthquake , Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., 104 (1), doi:10.1785/0120130106

2012

Rietmann, M., P. Messmer, T. Nissen-Meyer, D. Peter , P. Basini, D. Komatitsch, O. Schenk, J. Tromp, L. Boschi and D. Giardini, 2012. Forward and adjoint simulations of seismic wave propagation on emerging large-scale GPU architectures , SC '12 Proceedings of the International Conference on High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis, Article No. 38.

Zhu, H.J., E. Bozdag, D. Peter and J. Tromp, 2012. Seismic wavespeed images across the Iapetus and Tornquist suture zones , Geophys. Res. Lett., 39 (18), doi:10.1029/2012GL053053.

Zhu, H.J., E. Bozdag, D. Peter and J. Tromp, 2012. Structure of the European upper mantle revealed by adjoint tomography , Nature Geoscience, 5, 493 - 498, doi:10.1038/NGEO1501.

Epstein, M., D. Peter and M.A. Slawinski, 2012. Combining ray-tracing techniques and finite-element modelling in deformable media , QJMAM, 65 (1), 87-112.

2011

Peter, D.,D. Komatitsch, Y. Luo, R. Martin, N. Le Goff, E. Casarotti, P. Le Loher, F. Magnoni, Q. Liu, C. Blitz, T. Nissen-Meyer, P. Basini and J. Tromp, 2011. Forward and adjoint simulations of seismic wave propagation on fully unstructured hexahedral meshes , Geophys. J. Int., 186 (2), 721-739.

Savage, B., D. Peter, B.M. Covellone, A.J. Rodgers and J. Tromp, 2011. Next Generation, Waveform Based Three-Dimensional Models and Metrics to Improve Nuclear Explosion Monitoring in the Middle East , in Proceedings: 33rd Monitoring Research Review (MRR 2011) , 1-17, p. 161-167.

2010

Tromp, J., Y. Luo, S. Hanasoge and D. Peter, 2010. Noise Cross-Correlation Sensitivity Kernels , Geophys. J. Int., 183 (2), 791-819.

Tromp, J., D. Komatitsch, V. Hjörleifsdottir, Q. Li, H. Zhu, D. Peter, E. Bozdag, D. McRitchie, P. Friberg, C. Trabant and A. Hutko, 2010. Near real-time simulations of global CMT earthquakes , Geophys. J. Int., 183 (1), 381-389.

Savage, B., D. Peter, B. Covellone, A. Rodgers and J. Tromp, 2010. Next Generation, Waveform Based Three-Dimensional Models and Metrics to Improve Nuclear Explosion Monitoring in the Middle East , in Proceedings: 32nd Monitoring Research Review (MRR 2010), 2-20, p. 207-213.

2009

Savage, B., D. Peter, B. Covellone, A. Rodgers and J. Tromp, 2009. Progress towards next generation, waveform based three-dimensional models and metrics to improve nuclear explosion monitoring in the Middle East , in Proceedings: 31th Monitoring Research Review of Ground-Based Nuclear Explosion Monitoring Technologies, LLNL-PROC-414451, 9 pages.

Peter, D., L. Boschi and J.H. Woodhouse, 2009. Tomographic resolution of ray and finite-frequency methods: a membrane-wave investigation , Geophys. J. Int., 177, 624-638.

2008

Peter, D., L. Boschi, F. Deschamps, B. Fry, G. Ekstrom, and D. Giardini, 2008. A new finite-frequency shear-velocity model of the European-Mediterranean region , Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L16315, doi:10.1029/2008GL034769.

2007

Peter, D., C. Tape, L. Boschi and J. H. Woodhouse, 2007. Surface wave tomography: global membrane waves and adjoint methods , Geophys. J. Int., 171, 1098 - 1117.

Boschi, L., J.-P. Ampuero, D. Peter, P.M. Mai, G. Soldati, D. Giardini, 2007. Petascale computing and resolution in global seismic tomography , Phys. Earth planet. Inter., 163, 245-250. doi:10.1016/j.pepi.2007.02.011.

Additionals

Peter, D., 2008. Finite-frequency effects in global seismology: forward modeling and implications on tomographic imaging, Ph.D. thesis, ETH Zurich. (23 MB)

Peter, D., 2008. "Finite-frequency effects in global seismology: forward modeling and implications on tomographic imaging" - Ph.D. defense presentation , presented in Zurich, Switzerland. (30 MB)

A mastery-learning program I wrote for Secondary School pupils here in Switzerland:
Peter, D., 2006. "Wenn die Erde bebt..." - Ein Leitprogramm zur Geophysik & Seismologie, ETH-Leitprogramm. (7 MB)