Peer-reviewed publications

McKee, K., D. Fee, M. Haney, R. S. Matoza, J. J. Lyons (2018). Infrasound signal detection and back-azimuth estimation using ground-coupled airwaves on a seismo-acoustic sensor pair, Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, doi: 10.1029/2017JB015132

Matoza, R. S., D. Fee, D. Green, A. Le Pichon, J. Vergoz, M. M. Haney, T. D. Mikesell, L. Franco, O. A. Valderrama, M. R. Kelley, K. McKee, L. Ceranna (2018), Local, regional, and remote seismo-acoustic observations of the April 2015 VEI 4 eruption of Calbuco volcano, Chile, Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, doi: 10.1002/2017JB015182

McKee, K., D. Fee, A. Yokoo, R. S. Matoza, K. Kim (2017). Analysis of gas jetting and fumarole acoustics at Aso Volcano, Japan, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2017.03.029.

McKee, K., D. Fee, C. Rowell, and A. Yokoo (2014). Network-based evaluation of the infrasonic source location at Sakurajima Volcano, Japan, Seismological Research Letters 85 1200-1211, doi: 10.1785/0220140119.


publications in Progress

McKee, K., Roman, D., Fee, D., Waite, G., Ripepe, M. (In Prep), Multiplet and particle motion analysis of very-long-period (VLP) events at Stromboli Volcano, Italy, during a period of low surface activity in 2018, Geophysical Research Letters

McKee, K., C. Smith, S. Maher, K. Reath, E. Snee, R. Matoza, S. Carn, L. Mastin, K. Anderson, D. Damby, D. Roman, A. Degterev, A. Rybin, M. Chibisova, I. Itikarai (In Prep), Multi-disciplinary characterization of the June 2019 eruptions of Raikoke (Kuril Islands) and Ulawun (Papua New Guinea) volcanoes using remote techniques, Journal of Volcanological and Geothermal Research

M. Haney, D. Fee, K. McKee, J. J. Lyons, R. S. Matoza, A. G. Wech, G. Tepp, C. Searcy,and T. D. Mikesell (In Review), Co-eruptive tremor from Bogoslof Volcano, Alaska: Seismic wavefield composition at regional distances, Bulletin of Volcanology


Conference Presentations

McKee, K., Roman, D., Fee, D., Waite, G., Ripepe, M. (2019) “Multiplet and particle motion analysis of very-long-period (VLP) events at Stromboli Volcano, Italy, during a period of low surface activity in 2018.” Oral presentation at: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA.

Smith, C., McKee, K., Maher, S., Reath, K., Snee, E., Matoza, R., Carn, S., Mastin, L., Anderson, K., Damby, D., Roman, D., Degterev, A., Rybin, A., Chibisova, M., Itikarai, I. (2019) “Multi-disciplinary characterization of the June 2019 eruptions of Raikoke (Kuril Islands) and Ulawun (Papua New Guinea) volcanoes using remote techniques.” Poster presentation at: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA.

Smith, C., Van Eaton, A., Schneider, D., Behnke, S., Gaudin, D., Reader, S., McNutt, S., Thompson, G., Maher, S., McKee, K., Matoza, R., Pavolonis, M. (2019) “Insights Into the Electrification of Volcanic Plumes from Lightning and Infrasound.” Oral presentation at: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA.

McKee, K., Roman, D., Fee, D., Waite, G., Ripepe, M. (2019) “Seismic very long period signal characterization and association with explosions and jetting at Stromboli Volcano, Italy.” Poster presentation at: CIDER 2019 Summer Program: Volcanoes. Berkeley, CA.

McKee, K., Fee, D., Waite, G., Roman, D., Ripepe, M., Aiuppa, A., Carn, S., Le Mevel, H., Delle Donne, D., Bitetto, M., Lacanna, G., Sealing, C., Cigala, V. (2019) “Explosion volume flux comparison using seismically derived tilt, infrasound, and gas data at Stromboli Volcano, Italy.” Invited oral presentation at: Seismological Society of American Annual Meeting. Seattle, WA.

McKee, K., Fee, D., Waite, G., Roman, D., Ripepe, M., Aiuppa, A., Carn, S., Le Mevel, H., Delle Donne, D., Bitetto, M., Lacanna, G., Sealing, C., Cigala, V. (2019) “Explosion volume flux comparison using seismically derived tilt, infrasound, and gas data at Stromboli Volcano, Italy.” Presentation at: European Geophysical Union General Assembly. Vienna, Austria.

McKee, K., Fee, D., Waite, G., Roman, D., Ripepe, M., Aiuppa, A., Carn, S., Le Mevel, H., Delle Donne, D., Bitetto, M., Lacanna, G., Sealing, C., Cigala, V. (2018) "Explosion volume flux comparison using seismically derived tilt, infrasound, and gas data at Stromboli Volcano, Italy." Poster presentation at: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. Washington, DC.

Haney, M., McKee, K., Fee, D., Matoza, R. S., Lyons, J. (2018) “Volcanic explosion backazimuth from near-surface seismo-acoustic coupling minimization.” Oral presentation at: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. Washington, DC.

Le Mével, H., McKee, K., Roman, D. (2018) “Analysis of Seismo-Gravity Signals Associated with Volcanic Explosions Recorded at Stromboli, Italy in May 2018.” Poster presentation at: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. Washington, DC.

McKee, K., Fee, D., Haney, M., Lyons, J., Matoza, R. S. (2017) “Infrasound signal detection and characterization using ground-coupled airwaves on a single seismo-acoustic sensor pair.” Oral presentation at: International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of Earth’s Interior Scientific Assembly. Portland, OR.

McKee, K., Fee, D., Haney, M., Lyons, J. J., Matoza, R. S. (2016) "Infrasound signal detection and characterization using ground-coupled airwaves on a single seismo-acoustic sensor pair." Poster presentation at: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA. pdf

Matoza, R. S., Fee, D., Vergoz, J., Green, D. N., Pichon, A. L. E., Haney, M., Kelley, M. R., McKee, K. (2016) “Global and regional volcanic infrasound from the April 2015 eruption of Calbuco, Chile.” Oral presentation at: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA.

McKee, K., Fee, D., Yokoo, A., Matoza, R. S., Kim, K. (2016)"Analysis of Fumarole Acoustics at Aso Volcano." Oral presentation at: Japan-Kamchatka-Alaska Subduction Processes 9th Biennial Workshop. Fairbanks, AK.

McKee, K., Yokoo, A., Fee, D., Huang, Y., Yoshikawa, S., Utsugi, M., Minami, T., Ohkura, T. (2015) "Analysis of Fumarole Acoustics at Aso Volcano, Japan." Poster presentation at: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA. pdf

McKee, K., Fee, D., Rowell, C. R., Yokoo, A. (2014) "Network-based evaluation of infrasonic source location at Sakurajima Volcano, Japan." Poster presentation at: Cities on Volcanoes Meeting. Yogyakarta, Indonesia. pdf

McKee, K., Fee, D., Rowell, C. R., Johnson, J. B., Yokoo, A., Matoza, R. S. (2013) “Network-based evaluation of infrasound source location at Sakurajima Volcano, Japan.” Poster presentation at: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA. pdf

Fee, D., Yokoo, A., Johnson, J. B., Rowell, C. R., McKee, K., Matoza, R. S., Swanson, E., Iguchi, M., Nakamichi, H. (2013) “Observations from a Dense Infrasound Sensor Network on Sakurajima Volcano, Japan: a Benchmark Dataset for the Volcano Acoustics Community.” Oral presentation at: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA.

McKee, K., Waite, G. P., Richardson, J. (2013) “How Ambient is Ambient Noise?” Oral Presentation at: International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of Earth’s Interior Scientific Assembly. Kagoshima, Japan.

McKee, K., Waite, G. P., Richardson, J. (2012) “Using auto-correlations from seismic ambient noise to monitor velocity changes at Villarrica Volcano, Chile.” Oral presentation at: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA.


Invited Seminars

McKee, K., Fee, D., Waite, G., Roman, D., Ripepe, M., Aiuppa, A., Carn, S., Le Mevel, H., Delle Donne, D., Bitetto, M., Lacanna, G., Sealing, C., Cigala, V. (June 2019) “Towards volume flux comparison using seismically derived tilt, infrasound, and gas data at Stromboli Volcano, Italy.” Seminar at: Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks. Fairbanks, AK.

McKee, K., Fee, D., Waite, G., Roman, D., Ripepe, M., Aiuppa, A., Carn, S., Le Mevel, H., Delle Donne, D., Bitetto, M., Lacanna, G., Sealing, C., Cigala, V. (May 2019) “Explosion volume flux comparison using seismically derived tilt, infrasound, and gas data at Stromboli Volcano, Italy.” Seminar at: Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University. Palisades, NY.

McKee, K., Fee, D., Waite, G., Roman, D., Ripepe, M., Aiuppa, A., Carn, S., Le Mevel, H., Delle Donne, D., Bitetto, M., Lacanna, G., Sealing, C., Cigala, V. (February 2019) “Explosion volume flux comparison using seismically derived tilt, infrasound, and gas data at Stromboli Volcano, Italy.” Seminar at: Department of Mineral Sciences, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution. Washington, DC.

McKee, K. (January 2019) “Volcano Acoustics: Sound from Volcanoes and What It Tells Us.” Seminar at: Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution for Science. Washington, DC.

McKee, K. (June 2018) “Volcano Infrasound: Detection and Characterization.” Seminar at: Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution for Science. Washington, DC.