Sanne Cottaar


  1. Cottaar, S. and Deuss, A., 2016, Large-scale mantle discontinuity topography beneath Europe: signature of akimotoite in subducting slabs, Journal of Geophysical Research, in press
  2. Jenkins, J., Cottaar, S., White, B., and Deuss, A., 2016, Depressed Discontinuities beneath Iceland: Evidence of a garnet controlled 660?, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 433, 159-168
  3. Zhang, S., Cottaar, S., Lui, T., Stackhouse, S., Militzer, B., 2015, High- pressure, temperature elasticity of Fe- and Al- bearing MgSiO3: implications for the Earth’s lower mantle, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 434, 264–273
  4. Cottaar S., Li, M., McNamara, A. K., Romanowicz, B., Wenk, H.-R., 2014, Synthetic seismic anisotropy models within a slab impinging on the core-mantle boundary, Geophysical Journal International, 199(1), 164-177
  5. Cottaar S., Heister, T., Rose, I., and Unterborn, C., 2014, BurnMan: A lower mantle mineral physics toolkit, Geochemistry, Geophysics, and Geosystems, 15(4), 1164-1179
  6. Cottaar S, and Romanowicz, B., 2013, Observations of changing anisotropy across the southern margin of the African LLSVP, Geophysical Journal International, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggt285
  7. Cottaar S., and Romanowicz, B., 2012, An unusually large ULVZ at the base of the mantle near Hawaii, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 355-356, 213-222
  8. Lekic, V., Cottaar, S, Dziewonski, A., and Romanowicz, B., 2012, Cluster analysis of global lower mantle tomography: a new class of structure and implications for chemical heterogeneity, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 357-358, 68-77
  9. Cottaar S. and Buffett, B.A., 2012, Convection in the Earth’s inner core, Physics of Earth and Planetary Interiors, 198-199, 67-78, (Highlighted in Nature Geoscience)
  10. Wenk, H.-R., Cottaar, S. , Tome, C.N., McNamara, A., and Romanowicz, B., 2011, Deformation in the lowermost mantle: From polycrystal plasticity to seismic anisotropy, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 306 (1-2), 33-45