Edward Keller

Professor

Contact Phone

805-893-4207

Office Location

Webb 1109

Specialization

Earth Surface Processes, Environmental Geology

Research

Research is divided into two areas: 

1) studies of Quaternary stratigraphy and tectonics as they relate to earthquake hazard, active folding and mountain building; and 

2) study of hydrologic process and wildfire in the chaparral environment in southern California.

Publications

 

 

E.A. Keller: Citations Google Scholar November, 2012

Effects of large organic material on channel form and fluvial processes

EA Keller, FJ Swanson - Earth surface processes, 2007

Cited by 626Related articlesAll 3 versionsCite

 

Active tectonics: Earthquakes, uplift, and landscape

EA Keller, N Pinter - 1996 - lavoisier.fr

Cited by 406Related articlesAll 5 versionsCite

 

 [BOOK] Environmental science: earth as a living planet

DB Botkin, EA Keller,

Cited by 382Related articlesAll 16 versions

 

Areal sorting of bed-load material: the hypothesis of velocity reversal

EA KELLER - Geological Society of America Bulletin, 1971 - Geological Soc America

Cited by 155Related articles

 

Investigation of active tectonics: use of surficial Earth processes

EA Keller - Active tectonics, Studies in Gephysics. National …, 1986 - books.google.com

Cited by 84Related articles

 

Dynamic pedogenesis: new views on some key soil concepts, and a model for interpreting Quaternary soils

DL Johnson, EA Keller, TK Rockwell - Quaternary Research, 1990 - Elsevier

Cited by 68Related articles

 

Pools, riffles, and channelization

EA Keller - Environmental Geology, 1978 - Springer

Cited by 49Related articles[PDF] from vnu.edu.vn

 

[BOOK] Introduction to environmental geology

EA Keller

Cited by 47Related articles

 

Geomorphic indicators of active fold growth: South Mountain–Oak Ridge anticline, Ventura basin, southern California

A Azor, EA Keller, RS Yeats - Geological Society of …, 2002 - Geological Soc America

Cited by 50Related articles

 

Channelization: Environmental, geomorphic and engineering aspects

EA Keller - 1976 - csa.com

Cited by 43Related articles

 

 Environmental studies: the earth as a living planet

DB Botkin, EA Keller - 1982

...Environmental studies: The Earth as a living planet. PUBLISHER: CE Merrill Pub. Co.
Cited by 34Related articles

 

Hydrological response of small watersheds following the Southern California Painted Cave Fire of June 1990

EA Keller, DW Valentine, DR Gibbs - Hydrological Processes, 1997 - pwftp.countyofsb.org

Cited by 33Related articles

 

Active fault hazard in southern California: Ground rupture versus seismic shaking

RS Yeats, MN Clark, EA Keller… - Geological Society of …, 1981 - gsabulletin.gsapubs.org

Cited by 30Related articles

 

Late quaternary slip on the Santa Cruz Island fault, California

N Pinter, SB Lueddecke, EA Keller… - Geological Society of …, 1998 - gsabulletin.gsapubs.org

Cited by 23Related articles

 

Natural hazards: earth's processes as hazards, disasters, and catastrophes(Book)

EA Keller, RH Blodgett, HM King - 2006 - ise.virginia.edu

Cited by 16Related articles

 

Recovery of the chaparral riparian zone after wildfire

FW Davis, EA Keller, A Parikh… - USDA For. Serv. Gen. …, 1989 - bren.ucsb.edu

Cited by 11Related articles

 

Fluid?pressure induced seismicity at regional scales

EA Keller, HA Loaiciga - Geophysical research letters, 1993 - agu.org

Cited by 9Related articles

 

Effects of large organic material on channel form and fluvial processes

EA Keller, FJ Swanson - Earth surface processes,

Cited by 626Related articles

 

Active tectonics: Earthquakes, uplift, and landscape (Book)

EA Keller, N Pinter - 1996 - lavoisier.fr

This text is appropriate for beginning undergraduate courses in active tectonics,
geomorphology and natural hazards taught in either geology or geography departments.
This text may also be of interest to city planners, seismic engineers, and other non-...

Cited by 406Related articles

 

[BOOK] Environmental science: earth as a living planet

DB Botkin, EA Keller, 1995 - Cambridge Univ Press

Cited by 382Related articles

 

Rhythmic spacing and origin of pools and riffles

EA Keller, WN Melhorn - Geological Society of America …, 1978 - Geological Soc America

Cited by 172Related articles

 

Areal sorting of bed-load material: the hypothesis of velocity reversal

EA KELLER- Geological Society of America Bulletin, 1971 - Geological Soc America

Cited by 155Related articles

 

Investigation of active tectonics: use of surficial Earth processes

EA Keller- Active tectonics, Studies in Gephysics. National …, 1986 - books.google.com

Cited by 84Related articles

 

Development of alluvial stream channels: a five-stage model

EA Keller- Geological Society of America Bulletin, 1972 - Geological Soc America

Cited by 76Related articles

 

Fluvial sediment transport in response to moderate storm flows following chaparral wildfire, Ventura County, southern California

JL FLORSHEIM, EA KELLER… - Geological Society of …, 1991 - Geological Soc America

Cited by 80Related articles

 

Chronology and rates of faulting of Ventura River terraces, California

TK Rockwell, EA Keller, MN Clark… - Geological Society of …, 1984 - Geological Soc America

Cited by 76Related articles

 

Geomorphic criteria to determine direction of lateral propagation of reverse faulting and folding

EA Keller, L Gurrola, TE Tierney - Geology, 1999 - Geological Soc America

Cited by 67Related articles

 

Tectonic geomorphology of the San Andreas fault zone in the southern Indio Hills, Coachella Valley, California

EA Keller, MS Bonkowski… - … Society of America …, 1982 - Geological Soc America

Cited by 75Related articles

 

Quaternary rate of folding of the Ventura Avenue anticline, western Transverse Ranges, southern California

TK Rockwell, EA Keller… - Geological Society of …, 1988 - Geological Soc America

Cited by 75Related articles

 

Dynamic pedogenesis: new views on some key soil concepts, and a model for interpreting Quaternary soils

DL Johnson, EA Keller, TK Rockwell - Quaternary Research, 1990 - Elsevier

Cited by 68Related articles

 

Effects of large organic debris on channel morphology and sediment storage in selected tributaries of Redwood Creek, Northwestern California

EA Keller, A MacDonald, T Tally, NJ Merrit - US Geological Survey Professional …, 1995

Cited by 63Related articles

 

Active tectonics at Wheeler Ridge, southern San Joaquin Valley, California

EA Keller, RL Zepeda, TK Rockwell… - … Society of America …, 1998 - gsabulletin.gsapubs.org

Cited by 60Related articles

[CITATION] Bedforms and fluvial processes in alluvial stream channels: selected observations

EA Keller, WN Melhorn - Fluvial geomorphology, 1973 - New York State University …

Cited by 52Related articlesCite

 

Tectonic geomorphology of alluvial fans and mountain fronts near Ventura, California

TK Rockwell, EA Keller, DL Johnson - … . Allen and Unwin Publishers, Boston, MA, 1985

Cited by 53Related articles

 

Pools, riffles, and channelization

EA Keller- Environmental Geology, 1978 - Springer

Abstract The addition of regularly spaced deeps (pools) and shallows (riffles) that provide a
variety of flow conditions, areal sorting of stream-bed material, cover for wildlife, and a
positive aesthetic experience, may be desirable in many channel projects. Such designs Cited by 49Related articles

 

Velocity?reversal hypothesis: A model approach

EA Keller, JL Florsheim - Earth Surface Processes and …, 1993 - Wiley Online Library

Cited by 43Related articles

 

Geomorphic indicators of active fold growth: South Mountain–Oak Ridge anticline, Ventura basin, southern California

A Azor, EA Keller, RS Yeats - Geological Society of …, 2002 - Geological Soc America

Cited by 50Related articles

 

Introduction to environmental geology

EA Keller,1999 - lavoisier.fr

Cited by 47Related articles

 

Channelization: Environmental, geomorphic and engineering aspects

EA Keller- 1976 - csa.com

Cited by 43

 

Channelization: a search for a better way

EA Keller- Geology, 1975 - geology.gsapubs.org

Cited by 34Related articles

 

Environmental studies: the earth as a living planet

DB Botkin, EA Keller - 1982 - getcited.org

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Cited by 34Related articles

 

Hydrological response of small watersheds following the Southern California Painted Cave Fire of June 1990

EA Keller, DW Valentine, DR Gibbs - Hydrological Processes, 1997 - pwftp.countyofsb.org

Cited by 33Related articles

 

Stream channel response to the removal of large woody debris, Larry Damm Creek, northwestern California

A MacDonald, EA Keller - IN: Erosion and Sedimentation in the Pacific Rim. …, 1987 - csa.com

Cited by 32Related articles

 

Active fault hazard in southern California: Ground rupture versus seismic shaking

RS Yeats, MN Clark, EA Keller… - Geological Society of …, 1981 - gsabulletin.gsapubs.org

Cited by 30Related articles

 

Consideration of meandering in channelization projects: selected observations and judgements

EA Keller, A Brookes - River meandering, 1983 - cedb.asce.org

Cited by 28Related articles

 

Groundwater and fluvial processes; selected observations

EA Keller, GM Kondolf, DJ Hagerty - … : The Role of Subsurface Water in …, 1990 - csa.com

Cited by 27Related articles

 

Assessment of relative active tectonics, southwest border of the Sierra Nevada (southern Spain)

…, C Irigaray, T Fernandez, J Chacón, EA Keller - Geomorphology, 2008 - Elsevier

Cited by 28Related articles

 

River channel change: the role of large woody debris

EA Keller, A MacDonald - Changing River Channels, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 1995

Cited by 25Related articlesCite

 

Late quaternary slip on the Santa Cruz Island fault, California

N Pinter, SB Lueddecke, EA Keller… - Geological Society of …, 1998 - gsabulletin.gsapubs.org

Cited by 23Related articles

 

A late Pleistocene-Holocene soil chronosequence in the central Ventura Basin, southern California, USA

TK Rockwell, DL Johnson, EA Keller, GR Dembroff - Geomorphology and soils: …, 1985

Cited by 22Related articles

 

New topologic relationship as an indicator of drainage network evolution

DM Coffman, EA Keller, WN Melhorn - Water Resources Research, 1972 - agu.org

Cited by 19Related articles

 

Tectonic geomorphology, Quaternary chronology, and paleoseismicity

EA Keller, TK Rockwell - Developments and applications of …, 1984 - bookstore.wou.edu

Cited by 20Related articles

 

Tectonic geomorphology of active folding over buried reverse faults: San Emigdio Mountain front, southern San Joaquin Valley, California

EA Keller, DB Seaver, DL Laduzinsky… - … Society of America …, 2000 - Geological Soc America

Cited by 19Related articles

 

Tectonic geomorphology and earthquake hazard of Sierra Nevada, South Spain

EA Keller, C Sanz de Galdeano, J Chacón - Proc. 1st Conferencia Internacional …, 1996

Cited by 16Related articles

 

Bed-load Movement Experiments: Dry Creek, California: NOTES

EA Keller- Journal of Sedimentary Research, 1970 - archives.datapages.com

Cited by 16Related articles

 

Modeling forced pool–riffle hydraulics in a boulder-bed stream, southern California

LR Harrison, EA Keller - Geomorphology, 2007 - Elsevier

Cited by 15Related articles

 

Urban streams: sensual blight or amenity

EA Keller, EK Hoffman - Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, 1977

Cited by 15Related articles

 

[BOOK] Natural hazards: earth's processes as hazards, disasters, and catastrophes

EA Keller, RH Blodgett, HM King - 2006 - ise.virginia.edu

Cited by 16Related articles

 

Relative dating of terraces of the Owens River, northern Owens Valley, California, and correlation with moraines of the Sierra Nevada

N Pinter, EA Keller, RB West - Quaternary Research, 1994 - Elsevier

Cited by 14Related articlesEA Keller - US Patent 3,383,690, 1968 - Google Patents

 

Cited by 13Related articles

 

Oxygen-isotope correlation of marine terraces and uplift of the Mesa hills, Santa Barbara, California, USA

Trucker ,M., LD Gurrola, EA Keller - Geological Society, London …, 1999 - sp.lyellcollection.org

Cited by 13Related articlesBL Direct

 

Geomorphological analysis of neotectonic deformation, northern Owens Valley, California

N Pinter, EA Keller - Geologische Rundschau, 1995 - Springer

Cited by 12Related articles

 

Summer" cold Pools" in Redwood Creek Near Orick, California

EA Keller- 1982

Cited by 12Related articles

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Pools, riffles, and meanders: Discussion

EA KELLER- Geological Society of America Bulletin, 1971 - gsabulletin.gsapubs.org

Cited by 11

 

Management of urbanizing watersheds

GM Kondolf, EA Keller - Report-California Water Resources Center, …, 1991 - agris.fao.org

Go to AGRIS search. Report - California Water Resources Center, University of
California (Apr 1991). Management of urbanizing watersheds. ...

Cited by 11Related articles

 

Active tectonics in the Sierra Nevada (Betic Cordillera, SE Spain): Insights from geomorphic indexes and drainage pattern analysis

JV Pérez-Peña, A Azor, JM Azañón, EA Keller - Geomorphology, 2010 - Elsevier

Cited by 14Related articles

 

Recovery of the chaparral riparian zone after wildfire

FW Davis, EA Keller, A Parikh… - USDA For. Serv. Gen. …, 1989 - bren.ucsb.edu

Cited by 11Related articles

 

Fluid?pressure induced seismicity at regional scales

EA Keller, HA Loaiciga - Geophysical research letters, 1993 - agu.org

Cited by 9Related articles

 

Tectonic geomorphology of the Ventura, Ojai and Santa Paula areas, western Transverse Ranges, California

EA Keller, TK Rockwell, MN Clark, GR Dembroff… - 1982

Cited by 9Related articles

 

A sensible alternative to stream channelization

EA Keller, EK Hoffman - Public Works Oct. 1976, 3, 1976 - csa.com

Cited by 9Related articles

 

[CITATION] Tectonic geomorphology and earthquake hazard, north flank, central Ventura Basin, California

EA Keller- 1981 - US Geological Survey

Cited by 7Related articles

 

Gaseous emission rates from natural petroleum seeps in the Upper Ojai Valley, California

…, DL Valentine, EA Keller… - Environmental …, 2007 - eg.geoscienceworld.org

Cited by 7Related articles

 

CITATION] Earthquake Hazard of the Santa Barbara Fold Belt, California

EA Keller, LD Gurrola - 2000 - University of California, Santa …

Cited by 6Related articles

 

Large Organic Debris and Anadramous Fish Habitat in the Coastal Redwood Environment: The Hydrologic System

EA Keller, A MacDonald - 1983 - escholarship.org

Cited by 5Related articles

 

Large organic debris and anadromous fish habitat in the coastal redwood environment: the hydrologic system

A MacDonald, EA Keller - Technical Completion Report OWRT Project B-213- …, 1983

Cited by 5Related articles

 

Discussion of “Bed Material Sorting in Pools and Riffles” by Nani G. Bhowmik and Misganaw Demissie (October, 1982)

EA Keller- Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 1983 - ascelibrary.org

Cited by 4Related articles

 

Tectonic geomorphology and hydrocarbon induced topography of the mid-channel Anticline, Santa Barbara Basin, California

EA Keller, M Duffy, JP Kennett, T Hill - Geomorphology, 2007 - Elsevier

Cited by 4Related articlesAll 7 versionsCite

[CITATION] Form and fluvial processes of Dry Creek, near Winters, California

EA Keller- 1969 - University of California, Davis.

Cited by 4Related articles

 

VENTURA RIVER FLOOD OF FEBRUARY 1992: A LESSON IGNORED? 1

EA Keller, MH Capelli - JAWRA Journal of the American Water …, 1992 - Wiley Online Library

Cited by 4Related articles

 

Quaternary geology, geomorphology and calcific soils of the eastern Alpujarran corridor, Almeria, Southern Spain

…, C Irigaray Fernandez, J Chacon Montero, EA Keller - BSRG/BGRG SE Spain …, 1999

Cited by 3Related articles

Courses

Earth 113: Engineering an Environmental Geology

Earth 117: Earth Surface Processes and and  Landforms 

Earth 119: Geology of Yosemite 

Environmental Studies 144: Rivers (Earth Science students can take)

Environmental Studies 134: Coastal Processes and Management (Earth Science students can take)