Recent Publications

2008 Publications

  • Kent, D.V., and Muttoni, G., 2008, Equatorial convergence of India and early Cenozoic climate trends: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, v. 105, p. 16065-16070, cgi doi 10.1073 pnas.0805382105

  • Whattam, S.A., Hewins, R.H., Cohen, B.A., Seaton, N.C. and Prior, D.J., 2008, Granoblastic olivine aggregates in magnesian chondrules: planetesimal fragments or thermally annealed solar nebula condensates? Earth and Planetary Science Letters , 269, 200-211.

  • Whattam, S.A., Malpas, J., Ali, J.R. & Smith, I.E.M., 2008, New SW Pacific tectonic model: cyclical intra-oceanic magmatic arc construction and near coeval emplacement along the Australian-Pacific margin in the Cenozoic, Geochemistry, geophysics and geosystems (G3), 9, Q030201, doi: 10.1029/2007GC001710 (34 pgs.)

  • Schlische, R.W., and Withjack, M.O., 2008, Origin of fault domains and fault-domain boundaries (transfer zones and accommodation zones) in extensional provinces: Result of random nucleation and self-organized fault growth: Journal of Structural Geology, doi:10.1016/j.jsg.2008.09.005.

  • Roman, D., Campisano, C., Quade, J., DiMaggio, E., Arrowsmith, R., and Feibel, C., 2008, Composite tephrostratigraphy of the Dikika, Gona, Hadar, and Ledi-Geraru Project areas, northern Awash, Ethiopia, in Quade, J., and Wynn, J.G., eds, The geology of early humans in the Horn of Africa: Geological Society of America, Special Publication, p. 119-134.

  • Campisano, C.J. and Feibel, C.S., 2008a, Tephrostratigraphy of the Hadar and Busidima Formations at Hadar, Afar Depression, Ethiopia, in Quade, J., and Wynn, J.G., eds., The geology of early humans in the Horn of Africa: Geological Society of America, Special Publication, p. 135-162.

  • Campisano, C.J., and Feibel, C.S., 2008b, Depositional environments and stratigraphic summary of the Pliocene Hadar Formation, Afar Depression, Ethiopia, in Quade, J., and Wynn, J.G., eds., The geology of early humans in the Horn of Africa: Geological Society of America, Special Publication, p. 179-201.

  • Salimbeni, S., Pondrelli, S. , Margheriti, L., Park, J., and Levin, V., 2008, SKS splitting measurements beneath the Northern Apennines region: a case of oblique trench retreat: Tectonophysics, v. 462, p. 68-82.

  • Piana Agostinetti, N., Levin, V., and Park, J., 2008, Crustal structure above a retreating trench: Receiver function study of the northern Apennines orogen: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 275, p. 211-220.

  • Levin, V., Roecker, S., Graham, P., and Hosseini, A., 2008, Seismic Anisotropy Indicators in Western Tibet: Shear Wave Splitting and Receiver Function Analysis: Tectonphysics, v. 462, p. 99-108.

  • Lanci, L., Delmonte, B., Maggi, V., Petit, J.R., and Kent, D.V., 2008, Ice magnetization in the EPICA-Dome C ice core: implication for dust sources during glacial and interglacial periods: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 113, p. D14207, doi:10.1029/2007JD009678.

  • Kent, D.V., and Olsen, P.E., 2008, Early Jurassic magnetostratigraphy and paleolatitudes from the Hartford continental rift basin (eastern North America): Testing for polarity bias and abrupt polar wander in association with the Central Atlantic Magmatic Province: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 113, p. B06105, doi:10.1029/2007JB005407.

  • Rona, P.A., 2008, The changing vision of marine minerals: Ore Geology Reviews, v. 33, p. 618-666.

  • Gohn, G.S., Koeberl, C., Miller, K.G., Reimold, W.U., Browning, J.V., Cockell, C.S., Horton Jr., J.W., Kenkmann, T., Kulpecz, A.A., Powars, D.S., Sanford, W.E., Voytek, M.A., 2008, Deep drilling into the Chesapeake Bay impact structure: Science, v. 320, p. 1740-1745.

  • Kominz, M.A., Browning, J.V., Miller, K.G., Sugarman, P.J., Misintseva, S., and Scotese, C.R., 2008, Late Cretaceous to Miocene sea-level estimates from the New Jersey and Delaware coastal plain coreholes: an error analysis: Basin Research, v. 20, p. 211-226.

  • Fulthorpe, C.S., Camoin, G., Miller, K.G., and Droxler, A., 2008, Pre-Quaternary sea-level changes: records and processes: Basin Research, v. 20, p. 161-162.

  • Zengqian, H., Zaw, K., Rona, P., Yinqing, L., Xiaoming, Q., Shuhe, S., Ligui, P., and Jianjun, H., 2008, Geology, fluid inclusions, and oxygen isotope geochemistry of the Baiyinchang pipe-style volcanic-hosted massive sulfide Cu deposit in Gansu Province, northwestern China: Economic Geology, v. 103, p. 269-292.

  • Browning, J.V., Miller, K.G., Sugarman, P.J., Kominz, M.A., McLaughlin, P.P., and Kulpecz, A.A., A 100 million year record of sequences, sedimentary facies and sea-level change from Ocean Drilling Program onshore coreholes, U.S. Mid-Atlantic coastal plain: Basin Research, v. 20, p. 227-248, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2008.00360.

  • Monteverde, D.H., Mountain, G.S., and Miller, K.G., Early Miocene sequence development across the New Jersey margin: Basin Research, v, 20, p. 249-267, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2008.00351.

  • Falkowski1, P.G., and Godfrey, L.V., 2008, Electrons, life and the evolution of Earth's oxygen cycle: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, series B, doi:10.1098/rstb.2008.0054, published online:

  • Quan, T.M., van de Schootbrugge, B., Field, M.P., Rosenthal, Y., and Falkowski, P.G., 2008, Nitrogen isotope and trace metal analyses from the Mingolsheim core (Germany): Evidence for redox variations across the Triassic-Jurassic boundary: Global Biogeochemical Cycles, v. 22, GB2014, doi:10.1029/2007GB002981.

  • Miller, K.G., Wright, J.D., Katz, M.E., Browning, J.V., Cramer, B.S., Wade, B.S., and Mizintseva, S.F., 2008, A view of Antarctic ice-sheet evolution from sea-level and deep-sea isotope changes during the Late Cretaceous-Cenozoic, in Cooper, A.K., Barrett, P.J., Stagg, H., Storey, B., Stump, E., Wise, W., and the 10th ISAES editorial team, eds., Antarctica: A keystone in a changing world: Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Antarctic Earth Sciences, Washington, DC, The National Academies Press, p. 55-70.

  • Katz, M.E., Miller, K.G., Wright, J.D., Wade, B.S., Browning, J.V., Cramer, B.S., and Rosenthal, Y., 2008, Stepwise transition from the Eocene greenhouse to the Oligocene icehouse: Nature Geoscience. published online: 13 April 2008; doi:10.1038/ngeo179.

  • Hayden, T., Kominz, M., Powars, D.S., Edwards, L.E., Miller, K.G., Browning, J.V., Kulpecz, A.A., 2008, Impact effects and regional tectonic insights: Backstripping the Chesapeake Bay impact structure: Geology, v. 36, p. 327-330, doi: 10.1130/G24408A.1.

  • Raup, D.M, McGhee, G.R., and McKinney, F.K., 2006, Source code for theoretical morphologic simulation of helical colony form in the Bryozoa: Palaeontologia Electronica, v. 9, p. 15.

  • McGhee, G.R., 2007, The geometry of evolution: Adaptive landscapes and theoretical morphospaces: Cambridge, England, Cambridge University Press, 212 pp.

  • Lear, C.H., Bailey, T.R., Pearson, P.N., Coxall, H.K., and Rosenthal, Y., 2008, Cooling and ice growth across the Eocene-Oligocene transition: Geology, v. 36, p. 251-254.

  • Kulpecz, A.A., Miller, K.G., Sugarman, P.J., and Browning, J.V., 2008, Response of Late Cretaceous migrating deltaic facies systems to sea level, tectonics, and sediment supply changes, New Jersey Coastal Plain, U.S.A.: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 78, p. 112-129, doi: 10.2110/jsr.2008.009.

  • LaVigne, M., Field, M.P., Anagnostou, E., Grottoli, A.G., Wellington, G.M., and Sherrell, R.M., 2008, Skeletal P/Ca tracks upwelling in Gulf of Panama coral: Evidence for a new seawater phosphate proxy: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 35, L05604, doi:10.1029/2007GL031926.

  • Miller, K.G., Browning, J.V., Aubry, M.-P., Wade, B.S., Katz, M.E., Kulpecz, A.A., Wright, J.D., Eocene-Oligocene global climate and sea-level changes: St. Stephens Quarry, Alabama: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 120, p. 34-53.

  • Pearson, P.N., McMillan, I.K., Wade, B.S., Jones, T.D., Coxall, H.K., Bown, P.R., Lear, C.H., 2008, Extinction and environmental change across the Eocene-Oligocene boundary in Tanzania: Geology, v. 36, p. 179-182, doi: 10.1130/G24308A.1.

  • Van Bocxlaer, B., Van Damme, D., and Feibel, C.S., 2008, Gradual versus punctuated equilibrium evolution in the Turkana Basin molluscs: Evolutionary events or biological invasions?: Evolution, v. 62, p. 511-520, doi:10.1111/j.1558-5646.2007.00296.x.

  • Wade, B.S., Al-Sabouni, N., Hemleben, C., Kroon, D., 2008, Symbiont bleaching in fossil planktonic foraminifera: Evolutionary Ecology, v. 22, p. 253-265, doi: 10.1007/s10682-007-9176-6

2007 Publications

Ashley, G.M., 2007, Orbital rhythms, monsoons, and playa lake response, Olduvai Basin, equatorial East Africa (ca. 1.85-1.74 Ma): Geology, v. 35, p. 1091-1094, doi: 10.1130/G24163A.1.