Geomorphology Brown Bag - Winter 2006
Wednesday 12-1pm in ALS 3006
Recent Papers


This quarter we will discuss recent journal articles on Geomorphology. If the article is short, provide a paper copy or pdf a week in advance for the group to read. If it is long (10+ pages), select an important excerpt and be prepared to give a summary of the main points of the article.

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Date Presenter Topic
Jan 11 2006

Jay Noller

Vanacker, V., Molina, A., Govers, G., Poesen, J., Dercon, G. and Deckers, S. 2005. River channel response to short-term human-induced change in landscape connectivity in Andean ecosystems. Geomorphology 72:340-353

Jan 18 2006

Sarah Lewis

Lawler, D.M. 2005. Defining the moment of erosion: the principle of thermal consonance timing. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 30: 1597-1615

Jan 25 2006

Sarah & Anne

Clift, P.D. and Blusztajn, J., 2005. Reorganization of the western Himalayan river system after five million years ago. Nature doi:10.1038/nature04379.
Allen, P.A., 2005. Volte-face in the Punjab. Nature 438: 925-926.

05_Clift&Blusztajn_Nature.pdf, 05_Allen_Nature.pdf
Feb 1 2006

Anne Jefferson

Grams, P.E. and Schmidt,J.C., 2005. Equilibrium or indeterminate? Where sediment budgets fail: Sediment mass balance and adjustment of channel form, Green River downstream from Flaming Gorge Dam, Utah and Colorado. Geomorphology 71:156-181.

Feb 8 2006

Colin MacLaren

Hood, W.G., 2004. Indirect Environmental Effects of Dikes on Estuatine Tidal Channels: Thinking outside of the dike for habitat restoration and monitoring. Estuaries 27(2): 273-282.

Feb 15 2006

Sheila Slevin

Mitasova, H., Overton, M., and Harmon, R.S. 2005. Geospatial analysis of a coastal sand dune field evolution: Jockey’s Ridge, North Carolina. Geomorphology 72 (2005) 204– 221.

Feb 22 2006

Barbara Burkholder

Gareth H. Old, Damian M. Lawler and Árni Snorrason, 2005. Discharge and suspended sediment dynamics during two jökulhlaups in the Skaftá river, Iceland. Earth Surf. Process. Landforms 30, 1441–1460 DOI: 10.1002/esp.1216

Mar 1 2006

Emily Underwood

Leigh, David and Webb, Paul, in press. Holocene erosion, sedimentation, and stratigraphy at Raven Fork, Southern Blue Ridge Mountains, USA. Geomorphology

Mar 8 2006

Stephen Lancaster

Camporeale, C., Perona, P., Porporato, A., and L. Ridolfi, L. 2005. On the long-term behavior of meandering rivers. Water Resources Research, doi:10.1029/2005WR004109

Mar 15 2006