Geomorphology Round Table - Winter 2018
Wilkinson 203, Tuesdays noon to 1pm
Geomorphic and landscape response to historical climate change as a window into the future

Students: This quarter GRT is also listed as GEO_505_002_W2018, 1 credit Reading & Conference/Special Topics in Geomorphology

Date Presenter Topic
Jan 9 2018

Jan Seibert, University of Zurich

Citizen observations in hydrology - experiences from the CrowdWater project. http://www.crowdwater.ch/en/welcome-to-crowdwater/

Jan 16 2018

Andrew Meigs

Bendixen et al., 2017. Delta progradation in Greenland driven by increasing glacial mass loss. Nature 550:101-104 (plus extended material).

PDF icon Bendixen_2017_Greenlabnd mass loss and delta progradation.pdf
Jan 23 2018

Carolyn Gombert

Pelletier et al., 2015. Forecasting the response of Earth's surface to future climatic and land use changes: Areview of methods and research needs. Earth's Future 3:220-251. open access

PDF icon Pelletier_et_al-2015-Earth's_Future.pdf
Jan 30 2018

Liz Jachens

Pekel, J. F., Cottam, A., Gorelick, N., & Belward, A. S. (2016). High-resolution mapping of global surface water and its long-term changes. Nature540(7633), 418-422.
PDF icon pekeletal_2016_nature.pdf
Feb 6 2018

Laura Hempel

Z.D. Tessler, C. J. Vörösmarty, M. Grossberg, I. Gladkova, H. Aizenman, J. P. M. Syvitski, E. Foufoula-Georgiou, 2015. Profiling risk and sustainability in coastal deltas of the world. Science 349(6248)638-643. DOI: 10.1126/science.aab3574

PDF icon 2015_Tessleretal_Science.pdf
Feb 13 2018

Eric Kirby

West, Kirby, Nyblade & Brantley, in prep. Climate preconditions the Critical Zone: Elucidating the role of subsurface fractures in the evolution of asymmetric topography.

PDF icon west_etal_climate_CZ.pdf
Feb 20 2018


Richardson, Hatten & Wheatcroft, 2018 “1500-years of lake sedimentation due to fire, earthquakes, floods and land clearance in the Oregon Coast Range: Geomorphic sensitivity to floods during timber harvest period” ESPL doi:10.1002/esp.4335.

PDF icon Richardson_et_al-2018-Earth_Surface_Processes_and_Landforms.pdf
Feb 27 2018


Gran et al., 2013. Landscape evolution, valley excavation, and terrace development following abrupt postglacial base-level fall.  GSA Bulletin 125(11/12) 1851-1864.

PDF icon Granetal_2013.pdf
Mar 6 2018

Shyam Das Toke

Meyer G., and Pierce, J.L 2003.  Climatic controls on fire-induced sediment pulses in Yellowstone Natinal Park and central Idaho: a long-term perspective.  Forest Ecology & Management 178:89-104.

PDF icon 2003_Meyer&Pierce_FEM.pdf
Mar 13 2018

Laura Marshall

Naylor et al., 2017. Stormy geomorphology: geomorphic contributions in an age of climate extremes. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 42 166-190.

PDF icon 2017_Nayloretal_ESPL.pdf
Mar 20 2018