Boneh Y., Shottenfels E., Kwong K., van Zelst I., Tong X., Eimer M., Miller M. S., Moresi L., Warren J. M., Wiens D. A., Billen M., Naliboff J., Zhan Z.,  Intermediate-depth earthquakes controlled by incoming plate hydration along bending-related faults, 2019, Geophysical Research Letters, v. 46, p. 3688– 3697.


Boneh Y., and Reches Z., and., Geotribology - Friction, wear and lubrication of faults, 2018, Tectonophysics, v. 733, p. 171-181.

Boneh Y., Wallis D., Hansen L. N., Krawczynski M. J., and Skemer P., Oriented grain growth and modification of ‘frozen texture’ in the lithospheric mantle, 2017, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 474, p. 368-374.


Hansen L., Conrad C. P., Boneh Y., Skemer P., Warren J. M., Kohlstedt D. L., 2016, Viscous anisotropy of textured olivine aggregates, Part 2: Micromechanical model, Journal of Geophysical Research – Solid Earth, v. 121, p. 7137-7160,


Boneh Y., Reches Z., 2016, Wear of geo-materials by mechanical impulse, In 50th US Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium. American Rock Mechanics Association.


Boneh Y., Morales L. F. G., Kaminski E., and Skemer P., 2015, Modeling olivine CPO evolution with complex deformation histories: Implications for the interpretation of seismic anisotropy in the mantle, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., v. 16,


Siman-Tov S., Aharonov E., Boneh Y., Reches Z., 2015, Fault mirrors along carbonate faults: Formation and destruction during shear experiments, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 430, p. 367-376,

Boneh Y. and Skemer P., 2014, The effect of deformation history on the evolution of olivine CPO, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 406, p. 213-222.


Boneh Y., Chang J. C., Lockner, D. A., and Reches Z., 2014, Fault evolution by transient processes of wear and friction, Pure and Applied Geophysics.


Lyakhovsky V., Sagy A., Boneh Y., Reches Z., 2014, Fault-wear by damage evolution during steady-state slip, Pure and Applied Geophysics.


Boneh Y., Sagy A., and Reches Z., 2013, Frictional strength and wear-rate of carbonate faults during high-velocity, steady-state sliding, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 381, p. 127-137,

Yuval Boneh



Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

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