Peer Reviewed

Submitted / In Review / Under Revision

Frankinet, B., Lecocq, T., Camelbeeck, T., in review (open discussion). Wind induced seismic noise at the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica Station. The Cryosphere.
Van Noten, K., Lecocq, T., Goffin, C., Meyvis, B., Molron, J., Debacker, T.N., Devleeschouwer, X., revised manuscript submitted. Brussels’ bedrock paleorelief from borehole-controlled powerlaws linking polarised H/V resonance frequencies and sediment thickness. Journal of Seismology.
van Wijk, K., Chamberlain, C.J., Lecocq, T., Van Noten, K., under revision. Seismic monitoring of the Auckland Volcanic Field during New Zealand’s COVID-19 lock-down. Solid Earth Special Issue: Social seismology – the effect of COVID-19 lockdown measures on seismology.
Cannata, A., Cannavo, F., Di Grazia, G., Aliotta, M., Cassisi, C., De Plaen, R.S.M., Gresta, S., Lecocq, T., Montaldo, P., Sciotto, M., revised manuscript submitted. Seismic evidences of the COVID-19 lockdown measures: Eastern Sicily case of study. Solid Earth Special Issue: Social seismology – the effect of COVID-19 lockdown measures on seismology.
Nowé, S., Lecocq, T., Caudron, C., Jonsdottir, K., Pattyn, F., under revision. Permanent, seasonal and episodic seismic sources around Vatnajökull, Iceland from the analysis of correlograms. Volcanica.
Gestermann, N., Uta, P., Plenefisch, T., Kaiser, D., Lecocq, T., Van Noten, K., Winsemann, J., Bönnemann, C., Brandes, C., under revision. Re-evaluation of the 2004 Rotenburg ML 4.5 Earthquake. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America.


Camelbeeck, T., Knuts, E., Alexandre, P., Lecocq, T., Van Noten, K., 2020. The 23 February 1828 Belgian earthquake: a destructive moderate event typical of the seismic activity in Western Europe. Journal of Seismology.
Martin, A., Lecocq, T., Hinzen, K.-G., Camelbeeck, T., Quinif, Y., Fagel, N., 2020. Characterizing Stalagmites’ Eigenfrequencies by Combining In Situ Vibration Measurements and Finite Element Modeling Based on 3D Scans. Geosciences 10, 418.
Lindsey, N.J., Yuan, S., Lellouch, A., Gualtieri, L., Lecocq, T., Biondi, B., 2020. City-scale dark fiber DAS measurements of infrastructure use during the COVID-19 pandemic. Geophysical Research Letters 47, e2020GL089931.
Lecocq, T., Hicks, S.P., Van Noten, K., van Wijk, K., Koelemeijer, P., De Plaen, R.S.M., Massin, F., Hillers, G., Anthony, R.E., Apoloner, M.-T., Arroyo-Solórzano, M., Assink, J.D., Büyükakpınar, P., Cannata, A., Cannavo, F., Carrasco, S., Caudron, C., Chaves, E.J., Cornwell, D.G., Craig, D., den Ouden, O.F.C., Diaz, J., Donner, S., Evangelidis, C.P., Evers, L., Fauville, B., Fernandez, G.A., Giannopoulos, D., Gibbons, S.J., Girona, T., Grecu, B., Grunberg, M., Hetényi, G., Horleston, A., Inza, A., Irving, J.C.E., Jamalreyhani, M., Kafka, A., Koymans, M.R., Labedz, C.R., Larose, E., Lindsey, N.J., McKinnon, M., Megies, T., Miller, M.S., Minarik, W., Moresi, L., Márquez-Ramírez, V.H., Möllhoff, M., Nesbitt, I.M., Niyogi, S., Ojeda, J., Oth, A., Proud, S., Pulli, J., Retailleau, L., Rintamäki, A.E., Satriano, C., Savage, M.K., Shani-Kadmiel, S., Sleeman, R., Sokos, E., Stammler, K., Stott, A.E., Subedi, S., Sørensen, M.B., Taira, T., Tapia, M., Turhan, F., van der Pluijm, B., Vanstone, M., Vergne, J., Vuorinen, T.A.T., Warren, T., Wassermann, J., Xiao, H., 2020. Global quieting of high-frequency seismic noise due to COVID-19 pandemic lockdown measures. Science 369, 1338–1343.
Lecocq, T., Ardhuin, F., Collin, F., Camelbeeck, T., 2020. On the Extraction of Microseismic Ground Motion from Analog Seismograms for the Validation of Ocean‐Climate Models. Seismological Research Letters 91, 1518–1530.
Brenguier, F., Courbis, R., Mordret, A., Campman, X., Boué, P., Chmiel, M., Takano, T., Lecocq, T., Van der Veen, W., Postif, S., others, 2020. Noise-based ballistic wave passive seismic monitoring. Part 1: body waves. Geophysical Journal International 221, 683–691.
Mordret, A., Courbis, R., Brenguier, F., Chmiel, M., Garambois, S., Mao, S., Boué, P., Campman, X., Lecocq, T., Van der Veen, W., Hollis, D., 2020. Noise-based ballistic wave passive seismic monitoring – Part 2: surface waves. Geophys J Int 221, 692–705.


Camelbeeck, T., Vanneste, K., Lecocq, T., 2019. Natural and man-induced destructive earthquakes in stable continental regions. Bulletin of the Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences 63, 321–340.
Camelbeeck, T., Lombardi, D., Collin, F., Rapagnani, G., Martin, H., Lecocq, T., 2019. Contribution of the seismic monitoring at the Belgian Princess Elisabeth base to East Antarctica ice sheet dynamics and global seismicity studies. Bulletin of the Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences 63, 163–178.
Brenguier, F., Mordret, A., Lynch, R., Courbis, R., Campbell, X., Boué, P., Chmiel, M., Mao, S., Takano, T., Lecocq, T., van der Veen, W., Postif, S., Hollis, D., 2019. Monitoring of fields using body and surface waves reconstructed from passive seismic ambient noise. SEG Technical Program Expanded Abstracts 2019, SEG Technical Program Expanded Abstracts 3036–3040.
Chmiel, M., Mordret, A., Boué, A., Boué, P., Brenguier, F., Lecocq, T., Courbis, R., Hollis, D., Campman, X., Romijn, R., VanderVeen, W., Arndt, N., Beauprêtre, S., Lynch, R., Gradon, C., 2019. Ambient noise multimode Rayleigh and Love wave tomography to determine the shear velocity structure above the Groningen gas field. SEG Technical Program Expanded Abstracts 2019 3031–3035.
Brenguier, F., Boué, P., Ben‐Zion, Y., Vernon, F., Johnson, C.W., Mordret, A., Coutant, O., Share, P.-E., Beaucé, E., Hollis, D., Lecocq, T., 2019. Train traffic as a powerful noise source for monitoring active faults with seismic interferometry. Geophysical Research Letters 0.
Stopa, J.E., Ardhuin, F., Stutzmann, E., Lecocq, T., 2019. Sea State Trends and Variability: Consistency Between Models, Altimeters, Buoys, and Seismic Data (1979–2016). Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 124, 3923–3940.
Chmiel, M., Mordret, A., Boué, P., Brenguier, F., Lecocq, T., Courbis, R., Hollis, D., Campman, X., Romijn, R., Van der Veen, W., 2019. Ambient noise multimode Rayleigh and Love wave tomography to determine the shear velocity structure above the Groningen gas field. Geophysical Journal International ggz237.


Tertulliani, A., Cecić, I., Meurers, R., Sović, I., Kaiser, D., Grünthal, G., Pazdírková, J., Sira, C., Guterch, B., Kysel, R., Camelbeeck, T., Lecocq, T., Szanyi, G., 2018. The 6 May 1976 Friuli earthquake: re-evaluating and consolidating transnational macroseismic data. Bollettino di Geofisica Teorica ed Applicata 59, 417–444.
De Plaen, R.S., Cannata, A., Cannavo, F., Caudron, C., Lecocq, T., Francis, O., 2018. Temporal changes of seismic velocity caused by volcanic activity at Mt. Etna revealed by the autocorrelation of ambient seismic noise. Frontiers in Earth Science 6, 251.
Caudron, C., Taisne, B., Neuberg, J., Jolly, A.D., Christenson, B., Lecocq, T., Suparjan, Syahbana, D., Suantika, G., 2018. Anatomy of phreatic eruptions. Earth, Planets and Space 70, 168.
Campion, R., Delgado-Granados, H., Legrand, D., Taquet, N., Boulesteix, T., Pedraza-Espitía, S., Lecocq, T., 2018. Breathing and Coughing: The extraordinarily high degassing of Popocatepetl volcano investigated with an SO2 camera. Front. Earth Sci. 6.
Reiss, A.-S., Thomas, C., Lecocq, T., 2018. Using SP precursor waves to detect upper mantle discontinuities. Geophys J Int.
Roux, P., Bindi, D., Boxberger, T., Colombi, A., Cotton, F., Douste‐Bacque, I., Garambois, S., Gueguen, P., Hillers, G., Hollis, D., Lecocq, T., Pondaven, I., 2018. Toward Seismic Metamaterials: The METAFORET Project. Seismological Research Letters 89, 582–593.
Deckers, J., Van Noten, K., Schiltz, M., Lecocq, T., Vanneste, K., 2018. Integrated study on the topographic and shallow subsurface expression of the Grote Brogel Fault at the boundary of the Roer Valley Graben, Belgium. Tectonophysics 722, 486–506.


Bezuidenhout, L.J., Doucouré, M., Wagener, V., de Wit, M., Mordret, A., Lecocq, T., Brenguier, F., 2017. Rayleigh group velocity extraction from ambient seismic noise to map the south Eastern Cape Karoo region, South Africa. South African Journal of Geology 120, 341–350.
Van Noten, K., Lecocq, T., Sira, C., Hinzen, K.-G., Camelbeeck, T., 2017. Path and site effects deduced from transfrontier internet macroseismic data of two recent M4 earthquakes in NW Europe. Solid Earth Discussions 1–33.
Lecocq, T., Longuevergne, L., Pedersen, H.A., Brenguier, F., Stammler, K., 2017. Monitoring ground water storage at mesoscale using seismic noise: 30 years of continuous observation and thermo-elastic and hydrological modeling. Scientific Reports 7, 14241.
Van Noten, K., Burlet, C., Delaby, S., Verheyden, S., Lecocq, T., 2017. Investigations géophysiques du remplissage sédimentaire de la Salle de la structure, in: Grotte de Bruniquel (Bruniquel, Tarn-et-Garonne). Rapport d’opération Archéologique Programmée 2017. pp. 135–143.
Van Camp, M., Francis, O., Lecocq, T., 2017. Recording Belgium’s Gravitational History. Eos 98.
Caudron, C., Campion, R., Rouwet, D., Lecocq, T., Capaccioni, B., Syahbana, D., Suparjan, Purwanto, B.H., Bernard, A., 2017. Stratification at the Earth’s largest hyperacidic lake and its consequences. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 459, 28–35.


Lecocq, T., Camelbeeck, T., 2016. Electrical Resistivity Tomography data across the Hockai Fault Zone (Ardenne, Belgium). Data in Brief.
De Plaen, R.S.M., Lecocq, T., Caudron, C., Ferrazzini, V., Francis, O., 2016. Single station monitoring of volcanoes using seismic ambient noise. Geophys. Res. Lett. 43, 2016GL070078.
Caudron, C., Mauri, G., Williams-Jones, G., Lecocq, T., Syahbana, D.K., De Plaen, R., Peiffer, L., Bernard, A., Saracco, G., 2016. New insights into the Kawah Ijen hydrothermal system from geophysical data. Geological Society, London, Special Publications 437, SP437.4.
Brenguier, F., Rivet, D., Obermann, A., Nakata, N., Boué, P., Lecocq, T., Campillo, M., Shapiro, N., 2016. 4-D noise-based seismology at volcanoes: Ongoing efforts and perspectives. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 321, 182–195.
Brenguier, F., Kowalski, P., Ackerley, N., Nakata, N., Boué, P., Campillo, M., Larose, E., Rambaud, S., Pequegnat, C., Lecocq, T., Roux, P., Ferrazzini, V., Villeneuve, N., Shapiro, N.M., Chaput, J., 2016. Toward 4D Noise-Based Seismic Probing of Volcanoes: Perspectives from a Large-N Experiment on Piton de la Fournaise Volcano. Seismological Research Letters 87, 15–25.


Van Noten, K., Lecocq, T., Shah, A.K., Camelbeeck, T., 2015. Seismotectonic significance of the 2008–2010 Walloon Brabant seismic swarm in the Brabant Massif, Belgium. Tectonophysics 656.
Spica, Z., Caudron, C., Perton, M., Lecocq, T., Camelbeeck, T., Legrand, D., Piña-Flores, J., Iglesias, A., Syahbana, D.K., 2015. Velocity models and site effects at Kawah Ijen volcano and Ijen caldera (Indonesia) determined from ambient noise cross-correlations and directional energy density spectral ratios. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 302, 173–189.
Krischer, L., Megies, T., Barsch, R., Beyreuther, M., Lecocq, T., Caudron, C., Wassermann, J., 2015. ObsPy: a bridge for seismology into the scientific Python ecosystem. Comput. Sci. Disc. 8, 014003.
Caudron, C., Lecocq, T., Syahbana, D.K., McCausland, W., Watlet, A., Camelbeeck, T., Bernard, A., Surono, 2015. Stress and mass changes at a “wet” volcano: example during the 2011–2012 volcanic unrest at Kawah Ijen volcano (Indonesia). J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth 2014JB011590.
Caudron, C., Syahbana, D.K., Lecocq, T., Van Hinsberg, V., McCausland, W., Triantafyllou, A., Camelbeeck, T., Bernard, A., Surono, 2015. Kawah Ijen volcanic activity: a review. Bulletin of Volcanology 77.


Lecocq, T., Caudron, C., Brenguier, F., 2014. MSNoise, a Python Package for Monitoring Seismic Velocity Changes Using Ambient Seismic Noise. Seismological Research Letters 85, 715–726.
Camelbeeck, T., Alexandre, P., Sabbe, A., Knuts, E., Garcia Moreno, D., Lecocq, T., 2014. The impact of the earthquake activity in Western Europe from the historical and architectural heritage records, in: Intraplate Earthquakes, Solid Earth Geophysics. Cambridge University Press.
Syahbana, D.K., Caudron, C., Jousset, P., Lecocq, T., Camelbeeck, T., Bernard, A., Surono, 2014. Fluid dynamics inside a “wet” volcano inferred from the complex frequencies of long-period (LP) events: An example from Papandayan volcano, West Java, Indonesia, during the 2011 seismic unrest. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research.

Before 2014

Open Source Software (I hope one day will count as “Peer Reviewed”,…)

What is more peer-reviewed than published, maintained and documented computer codes, released yearly (except in 2018) and cited by more than 80 high-level articles?

Non-Peer Reviewed

Conference: Poster or Oral Presentations (25 recent)


Lecocq, T., De Plaen, R., 2020. Global Noise Reduction due to LockDown: One Planet, One Community. National Autonomous University of Mexico.
Lecocq, T., 2019. Short- and long-term perspective for the evolution of ambient noise techniques. INGV, Catania, Italy.
Mordret, A., Chmiel, M., Lecocq, T., 2019. MSNoise-Tomo Cargèse Workshop. Institut d’Etudes Scientifiques de Cargèse (CNRS / Université de Corse / Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis).
Lecocq, T., Mordret, A., Chmiel, M., 2019. MSNoise Cargèse Workshop. Institut d’Etudes Scientifiques de Cargèse (CNRS / Université de Corse / Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis).
Lecocq, T., 2019. Environment, Water & Climate using seismic “noise.” University of Lisbon, Portugal.
Lecocq, T., 2017. Noise based imaging and monitoring. Royal Museum for Central Africa (RMCA).
Lecocq, T., Caudron, C., De Angelis, S., 2017. MSNoise Liverpool 3 day Workshop. University of Liverpool.
Lecocq, T., Mordret, A., 2017. MSNoise Cargèse Workshop. Institut d’Etudes Scientifiques de Cargèse (CNRS / Université de Corse / Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis).
Lecocq, T., Caudron, C., 2017. MSNoise IAVCEI Portland Workshop. Portland State University.
Lecocq, T., 2017. Imagerie et surveillance à l’aide du bruit sismique. Géosciences Rennes - Université de Rennes 1.


Lecocq, T., 2011. Seismic Activity in the Ardenne and its relationship with Active Tectonics. Université Libre de Bruxelles.
Lecocq, T., 2006. Apports de la tomographie et de la cartographie de résistivité électrique à l’identification et à l’étude de failles actives en contexte extensif.

PhD Thesis Advisor

Martin, A., in progress. Testing seismic hazard in Belgium based on the study of intact and vulnerable stalagmites in caves of the Belgian Ardennes (2019-2023) (PhD). Université de Liège, Liège, Belgium.
Frankinet, B., in progress. Cryoseismology around Princess Elisabeth Base (2018-2022) (PhD). Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium.
Nowé, S., in progress. Characterization of cryo- and volcano-seismic sources in the Vatnajökull icecap region (Iceland) (2019-2023) (PhD). Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium.

MSc Thesis Advisor

Nowé, S., 2019. Unrest at Öræfajökull in 2017- 2018 and its seismic signature within the regional noise setting (MSc.). Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium.
Frankinet, B., 2018. Spatial and temporal seismic noise characterization in Belgium (MSc.). Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium.
Meyer, L., 2015. Applicability of continuous H/V spectral ratio analysis for volcano monitoring (MSc.). Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium.
Molron, J., 2015. Thickness estimation of sediments overlying the Brabant Massif by H/V spectral ratio analysis in central Belgium (MSc.). Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium.