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*Monographs:***Scattering and Attenuation of Seismic Waves**, volume**I**, 1988, edited by Wu and Aki, Birkhauser Verlag, Boston.**Scattering and Attenuation of Seismic Waves**, volume**II**, 1989, edited by Wu and Aki, Birkhauser Verlag, Boston.**Scattering and Attenuation of Seismic Waves**, volume**III**, 1990, edited by Wu and Aki, Birkhauser Verlag, Boston.**Advances in Wave Propagation in Heterogeneous Earth**, edited by Wu and Maupin, 2007,**v.48**of "Advances in Geophysics", Series editor R. Dmowska, Academic Press, Elsevier.**Waves in Complex Media**, special issue for Phys. Earth & Planet Int., v.**120**, No. 3, edited by R.S.**Wu**, 2000, Elsevier, New York.

*Special Issue edited:*

*Recently Submitted Papers:*Wu, R.S. and Gao, J.H., Wavefield representation, propagation and imaging using localized waves: Beamlet, Curvelet and Dreamlet, Chapter 2, in book edited by Y. Li,

*Frontier Research in Geophysics*, Higher Education Press, submitted.

Yan, R., Wu, R.S., Xie, X.B. and Walraven, D., A hybrid elastic one-way propagator for strong-contrast media and its application to subsalt migration,

*Geophysical Prospecting*, Submitted.

Li, J., Meng, X., Yang, Q., Wu, R.S., and Liang, Y., Efficient Surface-Aware Kinematic & Dynamic Ray-Tracing on Implicit Model Representation,

*Computational Physics*, Submitted.

Mao, J. and Wu, R.S., Target oriented acquisition aperture correction for 3D subsurface imaging with beamlet migration,

*Geophysical Prospecting*, in press.

**Published Papers:****2015**

Wu, R.S., B. Wang, and C. Hu, Renormalized nonlinear sensitivity kernel and inverse thin-slab propagator in T-matrix formalism for wave-equation tomography,

*IOP Science*, DOI: 10.1088/0266-5611.

J. Luo, and R.S. Wu, Seismic envelope inversion: reduction of local minima and noise resistance,

*Geophysical Prospecting*, DOI: 10.1111/1365-2478.12208.

Wang, B., R.S. Wu, X. Chen, and J. Li, Simultaneous seismic data interpolation and denoising with a new adaptive method based on dreamlet transform,

*Geophysical Journal International*, DOI: 10.1093/gji/ggv072.

**2014**

Geng, Y., R. S. Wu, and J. H. Gao, Gabor-frame-based Gaussian packet migration,

*Geophysical Prospecting*, DOI:10.1111/1365-2478.12152.

Yan, R., H. M. Guan, X. B. Xie, R. S. Wu, et al., Acquisition aperture correction in the angle domain toward true-reflection reverse time migration,

*Geophysics*, DOI:10.1190/GEO2013-0324.1.

Wang, B., Wu, R.S., Geng, Y. and Chen, X., Dreamlet-based interpolation using POCS method,

*Journal of Applied Geophysics*, doi:10.1016/j.jappgeo.2014.08.008,

Wu, R.S., Luo, J. and Wu, B., Seismic envelope inversion and Modulation signal model,

*Geophysics*, 9(3), WA13-WA24,doi: 10.1190/geo2013-0294.1.

Zhu, X., Wu, R.S. and Chen, X.F., 2014, Numerical Tests on Generalized Diffraction Tomography,

*Tectophysics*, DOI:10.1016/j.tecto.2013.10.013.

Zhu, X., Wu, R.S. and Chen, X.F., 2014, Generalized Diffraction Tomography,

*Chinese Journal of Geophysics - Chineses Edition*, 1, 57, 241-260.

Wu, R. S. and Zheng, Y., 2014, Non-linear partial derivative and its De Wolf approximation for non-linear seismic inversion,

*Geophysical Journal International*, DOI:10.1093/gji/ggt496.

**2013**

Wu, B., Wu, R.S., and Gao, J., 2013 Surkey sinking prestack depth migration using local cosine basis beamlets,

*Chinese J. Geophysics*DOI: 10.6038/cjg20130227.

Wu, B., Wu, R.S., and Gao, J., 2013, Dreamlet source-receiver survey sinking prestack depth migration,

*Chinese J. Geophysics*, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2478.2011.01048.x.

**2012**

Wu, B., Wu, R.S., and Gao, J., 2012, Time-space localized seismic wave propagation: Dreamlet prestack depth migration,

*Chinese J. Geophysics*DOI: 10.6038/j.issn.0001-5733.2012.09.028. (in Chinese with English abstract).

Geng, Y., Wu, R.S., and Gao, J., 2012, Dreamlet compression of seismic data,

*Chinese J. Geophysics*, DOI: 10.6038/j.issn.0001-5733.2012.08.023 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Geng, Y., Wu, R.S., and Gao, J., 2012, Local angle domain target oriented illumination analysis and imaging using beamlets,

*Chinese J. Geophysics*, DOI: 10.6038/j.issn.0001-5733.2012.03.028 (in Chinese with English abstract).

**2011**

Wu, R.S., Xie, X.B. and Jin, S., 2011, One-Return Propagators and The Applications in Modeling and Imaging, Chapter 2 in

*Imaging, Modeling and Assimilation in Seismology*, Higher Education Press Limited Company, Beijing, 65-105.

Gao, J., Yang, S., Wu, R.S., et al., 2011, Estimation of quality factor Q from the instantneous frequency at the envelope peak of a seismic signal,

*Journal of Computational Acoustics*, DOI: 10.1142/S0218396X11004390

Zheng, Y., Wu, R.S., Liu, Y., et al., 2011, Seismic Interferometry Using Non-Far-Field Sources and Removing the Spurious Arrival,

*Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America*, DOI: 10.1785/0120100218

Ren, H., Wu, R.S. and Wang, H., 2011, Wave equation least square imaging using the local angular Hessian for amplitude correction,

*Geophysical Prospecting*, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2478.2011.00947.x

**2010**

Cao, J. and Wu, R.S., 2010, Lateral velocity variation related correction in asymptotic true-amplitude one-way propagators,

*Geophysical Prospecting*,DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2478.2009.00822.x

He, Y. and Wu, R.S., 2010, One-Way/One-Return Boundary Element Method and Salt Internal Multiples,

*Geophysics*, DOI: 10.1190/1.3374463

Mao, J., Wu, R.-S. & Gao, J.-H., 2010. Directional illumination analysis using the local exponential frame,

*Geophysics*, DOI: 10.1190/1.3454361

Mao, J., Wu, R.-S. & Gao, J.-H., 2010. High-accuracy prestack depth migration and imaging using local harmonic basis beamlet,

*Chinese J. Geophysics*, DOI: 10.3969/j.issn.0001-5733.2010.10.018 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Mao, J., Wu, R.-S., Gao, J.-H., and Geng, Y., 2010, Directional illumination analysis for complex medium using local exponential frame beamlet,

*Chinese J. Geophysics*, DOI: 10.3969/j.issn.0001-5733.2010.12.019 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Zhu, X. and Wu, R.S., 2010, Imaging diffraction points using the local image matrices generated in prestack migration,

*Geophysics*, DOI: 10.1190/1.3277252

**2009**

Jia, Xiaofeng and Wu, R.S., 2009. Calculation of the wave propagation angle in complex media: application to turning wave simulations,

*Geophysical Journal International*, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04248.x

Wu, R.S. and Xie, X.B., 2009, Modeling primaries of acoustic/elastic waves by one-return approximation,

*The Leading Edge*, 28, 576-581. Jia, X. and Wu, R.S., 2009, Superwide-angle one-way wave propagator and its applications in imaging steep salt flanks,

*Geophysics*, DOI: 10.1190/1.3124686

Cao, J. and Wu, R.S., 2009, Full-wave directional illumination analysis in frequency domain,

*Geophysics*, DOI: 10.1190/1.3131383 Cao, J. and Wu, R.S., 2009, Fast acquisition aperture correction in prestack depth migration using beamlet decomposition,

*Geophysics*, DOI: 10.1190/1.3116284

**2008**

Sun, W., Fu, L.Y., Wu, R.S., 2008, 2.5D SH wave propagation in heterogeneous crustal wave guides using the phase screen method,

*Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America*, DOI: 10.1785/0120070214

Wu, R.S., Wang, Y. and Luo, M., 2008, Beamlet migration using local cosine basis,

*Geophysics*, DOI: 10.1190/1.2969776

Cao, J. and Wu, R.S., 2008, Amplitude compensation of one-way wave propagators in inhomogeneous media and its application to seismic imaging,

*Communications in Computational Physics*, Volume: 3, Issue: 1

Zheng, Y. and Wu, R.S., 2008, Theory of transmission fluctuations in random media with a depth-dependent background velocity structure, in: Earth Heterogeneity and Scattering Effects on Seismic Waves (eds H. Sato and M.Fehler),

*Advances of Geophysics Series Vol. 50*, DOI: 10.1016/S0065-2687(08)00002-2.

Wu, X.Y. and Wu, R.S., 2008, Seismic Wave propagation, in

*"Handbook of signal processing in acoustics"*, Springer-Verlag, v. 2, 1535-1544.

**2007**

Chen, S.C., Ma, Z.T., Wu, R.S., 2007, Illumination compensation for wave equation migration shadow,

*Chinese Journal of Geophysics,*Volume: 50 Issue: 3 Pages: 844-850

Gao, J.H., Zhou, Y., Mao, J., Chen, W., Wu, R.S., and Li, Y, 2007, A wave propagation method in local angle domain,

*Chinese J. of Geophys.*, 50, 248-259

**2006**

Zheng, Y.C., Wu, R.S. and Lay, T., 2006, Inverting the power spectrum for a heterogeneous medium,

*Geophys. J. Intern.*, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2006.03241

Wu, R.S., Xie, X.B. and Wu, X.Y., 2006, One-way and one-return approximations (De Wolf approximation) for fast elastic wave modeling in complex media, Chapter 5 of "

*Advances in Wave Propagation in Heterogeneous Earth"*, edited by R.S. Wu and V. Maupin (V.48 of "

*Advances in Geophysics*", Series editor R. Dmowska), Elsevier, 266-323.

Wu, R.S., Wu, X.Y. and Xie, X.B., 2006, Simulation of high-frequency wave propagation in complex crustal waveguides using generalized screen propagators, Chapter 6 of "

*Advances in Wave Propagation in Heterogeneous Earth*", edited by R.S. Wu and V. Maupin (V.48 of "

*Advances in Geophysics*", Series editor R. Dmowska), Elsevier, 324-364

Xie, X.B., Jin, S. and Wu, R.S., 2006, Wave-equation based seismic illumination analysis,

*Geophysics*, DOI: 10.1190/1.2227619

Wu, R.S. and Chen, L., 2006, Directional illumination analysis using beamlet decomposition and propagation,

*Geophysics*, DOI: 10.1190/1.2204963

Chen, L., Wu, R.S. and Chen, Y., 2006, Target-oriented beamlet migration based on Gabor-Daubechies frame decomposition,

*Geophysics*, DOI: 10.1190/1.2187781

Wu, X.Y. and Wu, R.S., 2006, Wavefield and AVO modeling using elastic thin-slab method,

*Geophysics*, DOI: 10.1190/1.2227520.

**2005**

Hong, T.K. and Wu, R.S., 2005, Scattering of elastic waves in geometrically anisotropic random media and its implication to sounding of heterogeneity in the earth's deep interior,

*Geophys. J. Int.*, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2005.02760.x

Zheng, Y.C., and Wu, R.S., 2005, Measurement of phase fluctuations for transmitted waves in random media,

*Geophys. Res. Lett.*, DOI: 10.1029/2005GL023179

Ge, Z., Fu, L.Y., and Wu, R.S., 2005, P-SV wavefield connection technique for regional wave propagation simulation,

*Bull. Seis. Soc. Am.*, DOI: 10.1785/0120040173

Han, Q.Y. and Wu, R.S., 2005, One-way dual-domain propagators for scalar qP-wave in VTI media,

*Geophysics*, DOI: 10.1190/1.1884826

Xie, X.B. and Wu, R.S., 2005, Multicomponent elastic wave prestack depth migration using elastic screen method,

*Geophysics*, DOI: 10.1190/1.1852787

**2004**

Yang, D.H., Lu, M., Wu, R.S. and Peng, J., 2004, An optimal nearly analytic discrete method for 2D acoustic and elastic wave equations,

*BSSA*, DOI: 10.1785/012003155 Hong, T.K., Wu, R.S. and B.L.N. Kennett, 2004, Stochastic feature in scattering,

*Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors*, DOI: 10.1016/j.pepi.2004.08.002.

Hong, T.K., B.L.N. Kennett, and R.S. Wu, 2004, Effects of the density perturbation in scattering,

*Geophysical Research Letters*, 31 (13), L13602, doi:10.1029/2004GL019933.

Chen, L., R.S. Wu, and Wang, W.J., 2004, Common angle image gathers obtained from Gabor-Daubechies beamlet prestack depth migration,

*Chinese J. of Geophys.*, 47(5), 876-885.

Chen, L., R.S. Wu, and Chen, Y., 2004, Construction and application of local scattering matrix based on wavefield extrapolation in the Gabor-Daubechies beamlet domain,

*Chinese J. of Geophys.*, 47(2), 289-298.

Feng, W., Wang, H.Z., Wu, R.S. and Ma, Z.T., 2004, The migration of synthetic waves for target-oriented controlled illumination:

*Geophysical Prospecting for Petroleum*, 43(3), 223-228.

**2003**

Pride, S.R., Harris, J.M., Johnson, D.L., Mateeva, A., Nihei, K.T., Nowack, R.L., Rector, J.W., Spetzler, H., Wu, R.S., Yamomoto, T., Berryman, J.G. and Fehler, M., 2003, Permeability dependence of seismic amplitudes,

*The Leading Edge*, 22, No 6, 518-525.

Wu, R.S., 2003, Wave propagation, scattering and imaging using dual-domain one-way and one-return propagators,

*Pure and Appl. Geophys.*, 160(3/4), 509-539.

**2002**

Wu, R.S., 2002, Spatial coherences of seismic data and the application to characterization of small-scale heterogeneities, In:

*"Characterization in the Crust and Upper Mantle: Nature, Scaling and Seismic Properties"*, J. A. Goff and K. Holliger, eds., Kluwer Academic, New York, 321-344.

Wu, R.S. and Chen, L., 2002, Wave propagation and imaging using Gabor-Daubechies beamlets,

*"Theoretical and Computational Acoustics"*, World Scientific, New Jersey, 661-670.

Wu, R.S., Chen, L. and Wang, Y., 2002, Prestack migration/imaging using synthetic beam-sources and plane-sources, Special issue of

*"Studia Geophysica et Geodaetica*", 46, 651-666.

Fu, L.Y. and Wu, R.S. and Campillo, M., 2002, Energy partition and attenuation of regional phases by random free-surface,

*Bull. Seis. Soc. Am.*, 92, 1992-2007.

Jin, S., Mosher, C.C. and Wu, R.S., 2002, Offset-domain pseudo-screen prestack depth migration,

*Geophysics*, 67, 1895-1902.

Jin, S., Xu, S.Y. and Wu, R.S., 2002, Wave equation based pre-stack depth migration using generalized screen propagator,

*Chinese J. of Geophysics*, 45, 723-729.

Sato, H., Fehler, M. and Wu, R.S., 2002, Scattering and attenuation of seismic waves in the Lithosphere, "

*Intern. Handbook of Earthquake & Engineering Seismology, Part A*", Ed. William H.K. Lee, Hiroo Kanamori, Paul Jennings and Carl Kisslinger, Academic Press, 195-208.

**2001**

Chen, L., Wu, R.S., Chen, Y. and W. Wang, 2001, Acoustic wavelets applied to seismic signal decomposition,

*Chinese Journal of Geophysics*, 44(3), 369-378.

Wu, R.S., Jin, S., and Xie, X.B., 2001, Generalized screen propagators and the applications to seismic imaging,

*Oil Geophysical Prospecting*, 36(6), 655-664 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Wu, X.Y. and Wu, R.S., 2001, Lg wave simulation in heterogeneous crusts with surface topography using screen propagators,

*J. Geophys. International*, 146, 670-678.

Xie, X.B. and Wu, R.S., 2001, Modeling elastic wave forward propagation and reflection using the complex screen method,

*J. Acoust. Soc. Am.*, 109, 2629-2535.

Fu, L.Y. and Wu, R.S., 2001, A hybrid BE-GS method for modeling regional wave propagation,

*Pure and Appl. Geophys.*, 158, 1251-1277.

**2000**

Wu, R.S., Jin, S. and Xie, X.B., 2000, Energy partition and attenuation of Lg waves by numerical simulations using screen propagators,

*Phys, Earth Planet. Inter.*, 120, 227-244.

Wu, R.S., Jin, S. and Xie, X.B., 2000, Seismic wave propagation and scattering in heterogeneous crustal waveguides using screen propagators: I SH waves,

*Bull. Seis. Soc. Am.*, 90, 401-413.

De Hoop, M., Rousseau, J. and Wu, R.S., 2000, Generalization of the phase-screen approximation for the scattering of acoustic waves,

*Wave Motion*, 31, 43-70.

Fu, L.Y. and Wu, R.S., 2000, Infinite boundary element absorbing boundary for wave propagation simulation,

*Geophysics*, 65, 596-602.

Liu, Y. B., Wu, R. S. and Ying, C. F., 2000, Scattering of elastic waves by an elastic or viscoelastic cylinder,

*J. Geophys. Int.*, 142, 439-460.

Wang, Y.Z. and Wu, R.S., 2000, Seismic data compression by adaptive local cosine/sine transform,

*Geophysical Prospecting*, 48, 1009-1031.

**1999**

Jin, S., Wu, R.S., and Peng, C., 1999, Seismic depth migration with pseudo-screen propagators,

*Computational Geosciences*, 3, 321-335.

Fan, G., Wallace, T., Zhao, D., and Wu, R.S., 1999, A seismic tomography study of deep velocity structure, Computerized Tomography,

*Theory and Appl.*, 8, 1-8.

Huang, L.J., M. Fehler and R.S. Wu, 1999, Extended local Born Fourier migration method,

*Geophysics*, 64, 1524-1534.

Jin, S., and Wu, R.S., 1999, Depth migration with a windowed screen propagator,

*Journal of Seismic Exploration*, 8(1), 27-38.

Wu, R.S. and Wang, Y.Z., 1999, New flexible segmentation technique in seismic data compression using local cosine transform,

*"Wavelet Applications in Signal and Image Processing"*, Proc. SPIE 3813, 784-794.

**1998**

Jin, S., Wu, R.S. and Xie, X.B., 1998, Wave equation-based decomposition and imaging for multicomponent seismic data,

*J. of Seis. Exploration*, 7, 145-158

Wu, R.S. and Wang, Y.Z., 1998, Comparison of propagator decomposition in seismic imaging by wavelets, wavelet-packets, and local harmonics,

*Mathematical Methods in Geophysical Imaging V*, Proc. SPIE, v. 3453, 163-179.

Jin, S., Wu, R.S. and Ma, Z., 1998, Decomposition and migration for multicomponent seismic data,

*Mathematical Methods in Geophysical Imaging V*, Proc. SPIE, v. 3453, 2-13.

Wang, Y.Z. and Wu, R.S., 1998, Decomposition and compression of Kirchhoff migration operator by adapted wavelet packet best bases,

*Wavelet Applications in Signal and Image Processing VI*, Proc. SPIE , v. 3458, 246-258.

**1997**

Chen, Y., Chen, L., Liu, Z. and Wu, R.S., 1997, A new fractal approach to the clustering of earthquakes: physical fractal analysis,

*Bull. Seis. Soc. Am.*, 88, 89-94.

Wu, R.S., 1997, Spatio-temporal distribution of seismic power for a random absorptive slab in a half space,

*The proceedings of waves in random and other complex media*, 273-288.

Wu, R.S. and Yang, F., 1997, Seismic imaging in wavelet domain: Decomposition and compression of imaging operator,

*Wavelet Applications in Signal and Image Processing V*, Proc. SPIE, v. 3169, 148-162.

**1996**

Wu, R.S., 1996, Synthetic seismograms in heterogeneous media by one-return approximation,

*Pure and Applied Geophys.*, 148, 155-173.

Wu, R.S. and M.V. de Hoop, 1996, Accuracy analysis and numerical tests of screen propagators for wave extrapolation,

*Mathematical methods in geophysical imaging IV*, (ed. Hassanzadeh, S.), Proc. SPIE, v. 2822, 196-209.

Mosher, C.C, Foster, D.J. and Wu, R.S., 1996, Phase shift migration with wave packet algorithms,

*Mathematical methods in geophysical imaging IV*, (ed. Hassanzadeh, S.), Proc. SPIE, v. 2822, 2-16.

Huang, L.J. and Wu, R.S., 1996, 3D prestack depth migration with acoustic pseudo-screen propagators,

*Mathematical methods in geophysical imaging IV*, (ed. Hassanzadeh, S.), Proc. SPIE, v. 2822, 40-51.

**1995**

Wu, R.S. and Huang, L.J. , 1995, Reflected wave modeling in heterogeneous acoustic media using the De Wolf approximation,

*"Mathematical methods in geophysical imaging III"*, (ed. Hassanzadeh, S.), SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering, 176-186.

**1994**

Liu, Y.B, Y.M. Li and Wu, R.S. , 1994, Seismic wave propagation in layered transversely isotropic porous media,

*Acta Geophysica Sinica*, 37, 499-514.

Liu, Y.B, Y.M. Li, Wu, R.S. and S.M. Yu , 1994, Far-field radiation patterns and energies from different seismic sources in a fluid-filed borehole,

*Acoustical Imaging*, 20 , 691-697.

Huang, L.J. and Wu, R.S. , 1994, Multifrequency Backscattering Tomography (MFBT) in vertically varying background,

*Acta Geophysica Sinica*, 37, 80-100.

Wu, R.S. Z.Y. Xu and X.P. Li, 1994, Heterogeneity spectrum and scale-anisotropy in the upper crust revealed by the German continental deep-drilling (KTB) holes,

*Geophys. Res. Lett.*, 21, 911-914.

Liu, Y.B. and Wu, R.S. , 1994, A comparison between phase-screen, finite difference and eigenfunction expansion calculations for scalar waves in inhomogeneous media,

*Bull. Seis. Soc. Am.*, 1154-1168.

Wu, R.S. and X.B. Xie, 1994a, Multi-screen backpropagator for fast 3D elastic prestack migration,

*Mathematical Methods in Geophysical Imaging II*, SPIE vol. 2301, 181-193.

Wu, R.S., 1994, Wide-angle elastic wave one-way propagation in heterogeneous media and an elastic wave complex-screen method,

*J. Geophys. Res.*, 99, 751-766.

Wu, R.S., F.V. Araujo and L.J. Huang, 1994, Multi-frequency backscattering tomography for constant and vertically varying backgrounds,

*Int. J. of Imaging Syst. & Tech.*, 5, 7-21.

**1993**

Huang, L.J., Wu, R.S. ,Y,M. Li, 1993, Generalized holography and multidimensional inverse scattering,

*in "Applied Seismic Tomography"*, W.C. Yang and Y.M. Li (Eds.), Geological Press, Peking (in Chinese), 1 42-163.

Liu, Y.B, Y.M. Li, Wu, R.S. and S.M. Yu, 1993, Radiative energies from downhole source and array source,

*Petroleum Geophysical Prospecting*, 28, 389-395.

Liu, Y.B, Y.M. Li, Wu, R.S. ,S.M. Yu, 1993a, Far-field radiation pattern of downhole source and array source,

*Petroleum Geophysical Prospecting*, 28,

**1992**

Huang, L.J., Y.M. Li and Wu, R.S. ,1992, Wave-front ray tracing met hod for image reconstruction,

*Chinese J. of Geophys.*, 35, 281-293.

**1991**

Flatte, S.M., Wu, R.S. and Z.K. Shen, 1991, Nonlinear inversion of phase and amplitude coherence functions at NORSAR for a model of nonuniform heterogeneities,

*Geophys. Res. Lett.*, 18, 1269-1272.

Wu, R.S., and X.B. Xie, 1991, Numerical test on stochastic tomography,

*Phys, Earth Planet. Inter.*, 67, 180-193.

**1990**

Bataille, K., Wu, R.S., and S.M. Flatte, 1990, Inhomogeneities near the core-mantle boundary evidenced from seismic wave scattering. - a review,

*in "Seismic Wave Scattering and Attenuation" ed. by Wu and Aki, Pure and Applied Geophys.*, 132, 151-173.

Wu, R.S. and S.M. Flatte, 1990, Transmission fluctuations of seismic waves across seismic arrays,

*in "Seismic Wave Scattering and Attenuation" ed. by Wu and Aki, Pure and Applied Geophys.*, 132, 175-196.

Wu, R.S.,1989, Imaging principle of randomly heterogeneous medium by transmitted waves, Geophysics in China in the Eighties, -in commemoration of the 80th birthday of professor Fu Cheng-yi,

*Academic Book and Periodicals Press*, Beijing, (in Chinese with English abstract), 360-378.

**1989**

Wu, R.S., 1989, The perturbation method for elastic wave scattering, in "Seismic Wave Scattering and Attenuation" ed. by Wu and Aki,

*Pure and Applied Geophys.*, 131, 605-637.

Wu, R.S. ,1989b, Seismic wave scattering, invited article for the

*"Encyclopedia of Geophysics"*, ed. by D. James, Van Nostrand Reinhold and Comp., 1166-1187.

Wu, R.S.,1989, Representation integrals for elastic wave propagation containing either the displacement term or the stress term alone,

*Phys. Rev. lett.*, 62, 497-500.

**1988**

Wu, R.S., 1988, On "Stratigraphic filter theory: Combined effects of parallel bedding and random inhomogeneities" (I. Lerche),

*Geophysics*, 53, 995-997.

Wu, R.S. and K. Aki, 1988, Seismic wave scattering in the three-dimensionally heterogeneous earth, in the special issue

*"Seismic Wave Scattering and Attenuation" ed. by Wu and Aki, Pure and Applied Geophys.*, 128, 1-6.

Toksoz, M.N., A.M. Dainty, E.R. Reiter and Wu, R.S., 1988, A model for attenuation and scattering in the earth's crust, in the special issue "Seismic Wave Scattering and Attenuation" ed. by Wu and Aki,

*Pure and Applied Geophys.*, 128, 81-100.

Wu, R.S. and K. Aki, 1988, Multiple scattering and energy transfer of seismic waves, -separation of scattering effect from intrinsic attenuation. II. Application of the theory to Hindu Kush region, in the special issue "Seismic Wave Scattering and Attenuation" ed. by Wu and Aki,

*Pure and Applied Geophys.*, 128, 49-80.

Lo T.W., M.N. Toksoz, S.H. Xu and Wu, R.S., 1988, Ultrasonic laboratory tests of geophysical tomographic reconstruction,

*Geophysics*, 53, 947-956.

Flatte S.M. and Wu, R.S., 1988, Small-scale structure in the lithosphere and asthenosphere deduced from arrival-time and amplitude fluctuations at NORSAR,

*J. of Geophys. Res.*, 93 6601-6614.

Wu, R.S. and Aki, K., 1988, Introduction: Seismic scattering in three-dimensionally heterogeneous earth,

*Pure and Appl. Geophys.*, 128, 1-6.

**1987**

Toksoz, M.N., Wu, R.S. , and K.P. Schmitt, 1987, Physical mechanisms contributing to seismic attenuation in the crust,

*Strong ground motion seismology*, ed. by Erdik, M.O. and M.M. Toksoz, D. Reidel Publishing Comp. 225-247.

Wu, R.S. and M.N. Toksoz, 1987, Diffraction tomography and multi-source holography applied to seismic imaging,

*Geophysics*, 52, 11-25.

**1986**

Wu, R.S., 1986, Heterogeneity spectrum, wave scattering response of a fractal random medium and the rupture processes in the medium,

*J. of Wave-Material Interaction*, 1, 79-96.

Wu, R.S., 1986, Fractal dimensions of fault surfaces and the inhomogeneity spectrum of the lithosphere revealed from seismic wave scattering,

*proceedings of the international symposium on multiple scattering of waves in random media and random rough surfaces*, July 29 - Aug.2, 1985, Pennsylvania, 929-940.

**1985**

Wu, R.S. and K. Aki, 1985, The fractal nature of the inhomogeneities in the lithosphere evidenced from seismic wave scattering,

*Pure and Appl. Geophys.*, 123, 805-818.

Wu, R.S., 1985, Gaussian beams, complex rays, and the analytic ex tension of Green's function in smoothly inhomogeneous media,

*Geophys. J. R. astr. Soc.*, 83, 93-110.

Wu, R.S. ,1985, Multiple scattering and energy transfer of seismic waves, -separation of scattering effect from intrinsic attenuation I. Theoretical modelling,

*Geophys. J. R. astr. Soc.*, 82, 57-80.

Wu, R.S. and A. Ben-Menahem, 1985, The elastodynamic near field,

*Geophys. J. R. astr. Soc.*, 81, 609-621.

Aki, K., Wu, R.S., and R. Nowack, 1985, Seismic wave scattering and lithospheric heterogeneity,

*in A.U. Kerr (ed.) The VELA program: A twenty-five year review of basic research*, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, 419-423.

Wu, R.S., and K. Aki, 1985b, Elastic wave scattering by a random medium and the small scale inhomogeneities in the lithosphere,

*J. Geophys. Res.*, 90 10261-10273.

Wu, R.S., and K. Aki, 1985, Scattering characteristics of waves by an elastic heterogeneity,

*Geophysics*, 50, 582-595.

**1982**

Wu, R.S., 1982, Mean field attenuation and amplitude attenuation due to wave scattering,

*Wave motion*, 4 305-316.

Wu, R.S., 1982, Attenuation of short period seismic waves due to scattering,

*Geophys. Res. Lett.*, 9, 9-12.

**1980**

Wu, R.S. and S.H. Xu, 1980, Determination of underground profile of electromagnetic absorption-- a method of geometrical digital imaging,

*Geophysical and geochemical prospecting*, 6.

**1979**

Wu, R.S. and S.H. Xu, 1979, Digital holography applied to borehole electromagnetic wave exploration,

*Acta Seismologica Sinica*, 1, no.2, 197-213.

**1978**

Wu, R.S., and S.H. Xu, 1978, A fast algorithm for near region in holographic reconstruction,

*Acta Geophysica Sinica*, 21, no.3, 262-267.

**1977**

Wu, R.S. ,Wu, Y.L., Liu, C.R., Peng, C.Y., and M.J. Wang, 1977, Multi-frequency synthetic detecting holography,

*Acta Geophysica Sinica*, 20, 33-38.

**1976**

The Research Group of Holography, Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences, 1976, "A multi-frequency synthetic detecting holography with high depth resolution", Peking, China.