El Chichón, Mexico


Articles about the Volcano

Rose, W.I., T.J. Bornhorst, S. Halsor, W. Capaul, P. Plumley and S. de la Cruz-Reyna, 1983, Volcán El Chichón, Mexico: Pre-1982 volcanic activity, J. Volcanol. Geoth. Res., 23, 147-167.

Casadevall, T., S. de la Cruz, W.I. Rose, S. Bagley, D. Finnegan and W. Zoller, 1984, Volcán El Chichón, Mexico: The crater lake and thermal activity, J. Volcanol. Geoth. Res., v. 23, p. 169-191.

Tilling, R.I., M. Rubin, H. Sigurdsson, S. Carey, W.A. Duffield and W.I. Rose, 1984, Holocene eruptive activity at El Chichón Volcano, Chiapas, Mexico , Science, 224, 747-749.

Woods, D.C., R.L. Chuan and W.I. Rose, 1985, Halite particles injected into the stratosphere by the 1982 El Chichón eruption, Science, 230, 170-172.

Tilling, R. I., T. J. Bornhorst, J. E. Taggart, Jr., W. I. Rose and J. J. McGee, 1987, Interlaboratory comparison of x-ray fluorescence analyses of eruptive products of El Chichón Volcano, Chiapas, Mexico, Applied Geochemistry 2: 337-345.

Bernard, A. and W. I. Rose, 1990, The injection of sulfuric acid aerosols in the stratosphere by El Chichón Volcano and its related hazards to the international air traffic, Natural Hazards, 3: 59-67.

Schneider, D. J., W. I. Rose, L. R. Coke, G. J. S. Bluth, I. Sprod and A. J. Krueger, 1999, Early Evolution of a stratospheric volcanic eruption cloud as observed with TOMS and AVHRR, J. Geophys. Res., 104; 4037-4050.

Yu, T and W I Rose, 2000, Retrieval of sulfate and silicate ash masses in young (1-4 days old) eruption clouds using multiband infrared HIRS/2 data, AGU Monograph 116 --Remote Sensing of Active Volcanism, ed by P Mouginis-Mark, J Crisp and J Fink, pp. 87-100.

Rose, W. I., and A. J. Durant 2009, El Chichón volcano, 4 April 1982: Volcanic cloud history and fine ash fallout, Nat. Haz. 51 (2): 363-374, DOI 10.1007/s11069-008-9283-x.

Supplementary Photos


        Aerial Views 1982-3

        Geological Photos

        Crater Rim Views

        Crater Lake Views