Recent Publications

Ashley, G.M., Ndiema, E., Harris, J. W. K., Kiura, P.W., Spencer, J.Q.G. 2011.

Paleoenvironmental context of archaeological sites, implications for subsistence strategies under Holocene climate change, northern Kenya. Geoarchaeology, International Journal, online 29 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/gea.20374

Dupuis, C., Aubry, M.-P., King, C., Knox, R. O’B., Berggren, W. A., Youssef, M., Galal, W. F., and Roche, M., 2011.


Genesis and geometry of tilted blocks (gravitational collapse structures) in the Theban Mountain, near Luxor (Upper Egypt). Journal of African Earth Sciences vol. 61 (2011) pp. 257-279. 10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2011.06.001

Soliman, M., Aubry, M-P., Schmitz, B., and Sherrell. R., 2011.


Enhanced coastal paleoproductivity and nutrient supply in Upper Egypt during the Paleocene/Eocene Thermal Maximum (PETM): Mineralogical and geochemical evidence. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, vol. 310 (2011), pp. 365–377.

Henza, A.A., Withjack, M.O., Schlische, R.W., 2011.


How do the properties of a pre-existing normal-fault population influence fault development during a subsequent phase of extension? Journal of Structural Geology, Vol. 33, Issue 9, pp. 1312-1324; ISSN 0191-8141; DOI: 10.1016/j.jsg.2011.06.010.

Whiteside, J.H., D.S. Grogan, P.E. Olsen, and D.V. Kent, 2011.


Climatically driven biogeographic provinces of Late Triassic tropical Pangea: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108, 8972 - 8977.

Aubry, M.-P., Bord, D., and Rodriguez, O., 2011.


New taxa of the Order Discoasterales Hay 1977. Micropaleontology, vol. 57, n° 3, p. 269-287.

Morley, A., Schulz, M., Rosenthal, Y., Mulitza, S., Paul, A., and Rühlemann, C. 2011.


Solar modulation of North Atlantic central Water formation at multidecadal timescales during the late Holocene. Earth and Planetary Science Letters Vol. 308, Issues 1-2, pp. 161-171, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2011.05.043.

Muttoni, G., Scardia, G., Kent, D.V., Morsiani, E., Tremolada, F., Cremaschi, M., and Peretto, C., 2011.


First dated human occupation of Italy at ~ 0.85 Ma during the late Early Pleistocene climate transition. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Vol. 307, Issues 3-4, pp. 241-252. DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2011.05.025.

Olsen, P. E., D. V. Kent, and J. H. Whiteside, 2011.


Implications of the Newark Supergroup-based astrochronology and geomagnetic polarity time scale (Newark-APTS) for the tempo and mode of the early diversification of the Dinosauria. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Earth Sciences, vol. 101, p. 201-229.

Miller, K.G., G.S. Mountain, J.D. Wright, and J.V. Brownin, 2011.


A 180-million-year record of sea level and ice volume variations from continental margin and deep-sea isotopic records. Oceanography 24(2), p. 40–53. doi:10.5670/oceanog.2011.26.