Einat Lev

Lamont Associate Research Professor
Einat Lev
Lamont Assistant Research Professor
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Seismology Geology and Tectonophysics
108L Seismology
61 Route 9W - PO Box 1000


(845) 365-8616


(845) 365-8150

Fields of interest: 

Physical volcanology, lava flow, numerical modeling, analog experiments, natural hazards, volcanic eruptions, magma, fluid mechanics, UAVs, photogrammetry, aerial photography, planetary volcanism
List of Degrees from highest to lowest
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Tel-Aviv University

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Selected Publications:
Shallow and deep controls on lava lake surface motion at K\={\i}lauea Volcano, Patrick, Matt ; Orr, Tim ; Swanson, Don ; Lev, Einat Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research (2016) 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2016.11.010
Gas pistoning and episodic outgassing in the lava lake at Halema'uma'u Crater, Kilauea Volcano, during 2010–2014, Patrick, Matt ; Orr, Tim ; Sutton, Jeff ; Lev, Einat ; Thelen, Wes; Fee, David Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Volume: 433 (2015) 10.1016/j.epsl.2015.10.052
Diverting lava flows in the laboratory, Dietterich, Hannah ; Cashman, Kathy ; Rust, Alison ; Lev, Einat Nature Geoscience, Volume: 8 (2015) 10.1038/ngeo2470
The Influence of Cross-sectional Channel Geometry on Rheology and Flux Estimates for Active Lava Flows, Lev, Einat ; James; Michael Bulletin of Volcanology, Volume: 76 (2014) 10.1007/s00445-014-0829-3
Experimental Insights on Natural Lava-Ice/Snow Interactions, Edwards, B. ; Karson, J. ; Wysocki, R. ; Lev, E. Geology, Volume: 41 p.: 851-854 (2013) 10.1130/G34305.1
Investigating lava flow rheology using video analysis and numerical flow models, Lev, E. ; Spiegelman, M. ; Karson, J. ; Wysocki, R. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, Volume: 247-248 p.: 62-73 (2012) 0.1016/j.jvolgeores.2012.08.002