Publications





Publications


A. Plattner, F. J. Simons (2017)
Internal and external potential-field estimation from regional vector data at varying satellite altitude
Geophys. J. Int., accepted
doi: 10.1093/gji/ggx244
arXiv:1704.07346 [physics.geo-ph]

A. Plattner, F. J. Simons (2015)
High-resolution local magnetic field models for the Martian South Pole from Mars Global Surveyor data
J. Geophys. Res., 120, 1543–1566
doi: 10.1002/2015JE004869

C. Harig, K. W. Lewis, A. Plattner, F. J. Simons (2015)
A suite of software analyzes data on the sphere
Eos Trans. AGU, 96(6), 18–22,
doi: 10.1029/2015EO025851

A. Plattner, F. J. Simons (2014)
Potential field estimation using scalar and vector Slepian functions at satellite altitude
Handbook of Geomathematics, 2nd edition
doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-27793-1_64-2

F. J. Simons, A. Plattner (2014)
Scalar and Vector Slepian Functions, Spherical Signal Estimation and Spectral Analysis
Handbook of Geomathematics, 2nd edition
doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-27793-1_30-2

A. Plattner, F. J. Simons (2014)
Spatiospectral concentration of vector fields on a sphere
Appl. Comput. Harmon. Anal., 36(1), 1-22
doi: 10.1016/j.acha.2012.12.001

A. Plattner, H. R. Maurer, J. Vorloeper and M. Blome (2012)
3-D electrical resistivity tomography using adaptive wavelet parameter grids
Geoph. J. Int., 189, 317-330
doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2012.05374.x

A. Plattner, H. R. Maurer, J. Vorloeper and W. Dahmen (2010)
Three-dimensional geoelectric modelling with optimal work/accuracy rate using an adaptive wavelet algorithm
Geoph. J. Int., 182, 741-752
doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2010.04677.x

Extended abstracts

A. Plattner, G. J. Golabek, F. J. Simons (2017)
A spectral view of the Terra Sirenum / Cimmeria crustal magnetic field
48th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 2017

A. R. Robbins and A. Plattner (2017)
2.75-D ERT: Zigzag electrode acquisition strategy to improve 2-D Profiles
Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems 2017
doi: 10.4133/SAGEEP.30-007

A. Plattner, F. J. Simons (2015)
Analysis of real vector fields on the sphere using Slepian functions
46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 2015

A. Plattner, F. J. Simons, L. Wei (2015)
Analysis of real vector fields on the sphere using Slepian functions
IEEE Statistical Signal Processing Workshop (SSP)

PhD Thesis

A. Plattner
Adaptive wavelet methods for geoelectric modelling and inversion
ETH Zurich, 2011
doi: 10.3929/ethz-a-006481159

 
 

Background figure

The figure in the background shows the best-suited altitude-cognizant gradient vector Slepian function with maximum spherical-harmonic degree 100 concentrated over North America and optimized for average satellite altitude 300 km.

 
 
Alain Plattner
Earth and Environmental Sciences
California State University, Fresno
2576 E. San Ramon Ave. M/S ST24
Fresno, California 93740


Tel: +1 559 278 6624
Email: aplattner (at) csufresno (dot) edu