Recent Publications

  • Mitten, A.J., Howell, L., Clarke, S.M. & Pringle, J.K. 2020. Controls on the deposition and preservation of architectural elements within a fluvial multi-storey sandbody. Sedimentary Geology (In Press).   
  • Priddy, C & Clarke, S.M. 2020. The sedimentology of an ephemeral fluvial-aeolian succession. Sedimentology (in press).
  • Dodd, T.J.H., McCarthy, D. and Clarke, S.M. 2020. Clastic injectites, internal structures and flow regime during injection: The Sea Lion Injectite System, North Falkland Basin, Sedimentology (in press): doi:10.1111/sed.12672

  • Mitten, A.J., Mullins, J., Pringle, J.K., Howell, J. and Clarke, S.M. 2020. Depositional conditioning of training images: improving the reproduction and representation of architectural elements in sand-dominated fluvial reservoir models. Marine and Petroleum Geology 113, 104-156
  • Lewin, L., Meinhold, G., Hinderer, M., Dawit, E.L., Bussert, R., Berndt, J. (in press). Provenance of Ordovician–Silurian and Carboniferous–Permian glaciogenic successions in Ethiopia revealed by detrital zircon U–Pb geochronology. Journal of the Geological Society. DOI:10.1144/jgs2019-027
  • Meinhold, G., Wemmer, K., Högström, A.E.S., Ebbestad, J.O.R., Jensen, S., Palacios, T., Høyberget, M., Agić, H., Taylor, W.L., 2019. A late Caledonian tectono-thermal event in the Gaissa Nappe Complex, Arctic Norway: fine-fraction K‒Ar evidence from the Digermulen Peninsula. GFF, 141, 289-294. DOI:10.1080/11035897.2019.1583685
  • Löwen, K., Meinhold, G., Arslan, A., Güngör, T., Berndt, J. (in press). Evolution of the Palaeotethys in the Eastern Mediterranean: A multi-method approach to unravel the age, provenance and tectonic setting of the Upper Palaeozoic Konya Complex and its Mesozoic cover sequence (south-central Turkey). International Geology Review. DOI:10.1080/00206814.2019.1616619

  • Dodd, T.J., McCarthy, D.J. and Richards, P.C., 2019. A depositional model for deep‐lacustrine, partially confined, turbidite fans: Early Cretaceous, North Falkland Basin. Sedimentology, 66(1), pp.53-80.
  • Howell, L., Egan, S.S., Leslie, G., & Clarke, S.M. 2019 Structural and geodynamic modelling of the influence of granite bodies during lithospheric extension: application to the Carboniferous basins of northern England. Tectonophysics 755 47-63 DOI:10.1016/j.tecto.2019.02.008
  • Howell, L., Egan, S.S., Leslie, A.G., Clarke, S.M., Mitten, A. & Pringle J. 2019 The influence of low-density granite bodies on extensional basins. Geology Today
  • Meinhold, G., Wemmer, K., Högström, A.E.S., Ebbestad, J.O.R., Jensen, S., Palacios, T., Høyberget, M., Agić, H., Taylor, W.L., 2019. A late Caledonian tectono-thermal event in the Gaissa Nappe Complex, Arctic Norway: fine-fraction K‒Ar evidence from the Digermulen Peninsula. GFF, 141, 289-294. DOI:10.1080/11035897.2019.1583685
  • Pettigrew, R.P., Rogers, S.L. & Clarke, S.M. 2019. A Microfacies Analysis of Arid Continental Carbonates from the Cedar Mesa Sandstone Formation, Utah, USA. Depositional record (in press) DOI: 10.1002/dep2.99.
  • Priddy, C.L., Pringle, J.K., Clarke, S.M. & Pettigrew, R.P., 2019. Application of Photogrammetry to Generate Quantitative Geobody Data in Ephemeral Fluvial Systems. The Photogrammetric Record, VGC2018 Special Issue. DOI:10.1111/phor.12299
  • Zuchuat, V., Sleveland, A.R.N., Pettigrew, R.P., Dodd, T.J.H., Clarke, S.M., Rabbel, O., Braathen, A., & Midtkandal, I. 2019 Overprinted allocyclic processes by tidal resonance in an epicontinental basin: The Upper Jurassic Curtis Formation, east-central Utah, USA. The Depositional Record 2019;5:272–305. https://doi.org/10.1002/dep2.69
  • Agić, H., Högström, A.E.S., Moczydłowska, M., Jensen, S., Palacios, T., Meinhold, G., Ebbestad, J.O.R., Taylor, W.L., Høyberget, M., 2019. Organically-preserved multicellular eukaryote from the early Ediacaran Nyborg Formation, Arctic Norway. Scientific Reports, 9, article number: 14659. DOI:10.1038/s41598-019-50650-x
  • Stalder, R., von Eynatten, H., Costamoling, J., Potrafke, A., Dunkl, I., Meinhold, G., 2019. OH in detrital quartz grains as tool for provenance analysis: case studies on various settings from Cambrian to Recent. Sedimentary Geology, 389, 121-126.
  • Schönig, J., von Eynatten, H., Meinhold, G., Lünsdorf, N.K., 2019. Diamond and coesite inclusions in detrital garnet of the Saxonian Erzgebirge, Germany. Geology, 47, 715-718. 
  • Meinhold, G., Jensen, S., Høyberget, M., Arslan, A., Ebbestad, J.O.R., Högström, A.E.S., Palacios, T., Agić, H., Taylor, W.L., 2019. First record of carbonates with spherulites and cone-in-cone structures from the Precambrian of Arctic Norway, and their palaeoenvironmental significance. Precambrian Research, 328, 99-110.
  • Wengler, M., Barboza-Gudiño, J.R., Thomsen, T.B., Meinhold, G., 2019. Sediment provenance of Triassic and Jurassic sandstones in central Mexico during activity of the Nazas volcanic arc. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 92, 329-349.
  • Meinhold, G., Şengör, A.M.C., 2019. A historical account of how continental drift and plate tectonics provided the framework for our current understanding of palaeogeography. Geological Magazine, 156, 182-207.
  • Meinhold, G., 2019. Introduction: Advances in Palaeogeography. Geological Magazine, 156, 179-181.

  • Beaumont, H, Clarke, S.M. , Burley S.D., Taylor, A.M., and Mohapatra, P. 2018. Sedimentology and the facies architecture of the Ghaggar-Hakra Formation, India: Implications for early Cretaceous deposition on the north-western Indian Plate margin. Depositional Record. Accepted for publication.
  • Ellen, R., Browne, M.A.E., Mitten, A., Clarke, S.M., Leslie, A.G. and Callaghan, E. 2018 The sedimentology, architecture and depositional setting of the fluvial Spireslack Sandstone of the Midland Valley, Scotland: insights from Spireslack surface coal mine. GSLSpecPub17-278 In press.
  • Hashemi Azizi, S.H., Rezaee, P., Jafarzadeh, M., Meinhold, G., Moussavi Harami, S.R., Masoodi, M., 2018. Early Mesozoic sedimentary‒tectonic evolution of the Central-East Iranian Microcontinent: Evidence from a provenance study of the Nakhlak Group. Geochemistry, 78, 340-355.
  • Hashemi Azizi SH, Rezaee P, Jafarzadeh M, Meinhold G, Moussavi Harami SR, Masoodi M 2018 Evidence from detrital chrome spinel chemistry for a Paleo-Tethyan intra-oceanic island-arc provenance recorded in Triassic sandstones of the Nakhlak Group, Central Iran. Journal of African Earth Sciences 143:242-252 22
  • Jensen S, Högström AES, Almond J, Taylor WL, Meinhold G, Høyberget M, Ebbestad JOR, Agić H, Palacios T 2018 Scratch circles from the Ediacaran and Cambrian of Arctic Norway and southern Africa, with a review of scratch circle occurrences. Bulletin of Geosciences 93(3):287-304
  • Schönig J, Meinhold G, von Eynatten H, Lünsdorf NK  2018 Provenance information recorded by mineral inclusions in detrital garnet.  Sedimentary Geology 376:32-49

  • Akdogan R, Okay AI, Sunal G, Tari G, Meinhold G, Kylander-Clark ARC 2017 Provenance of a large Lower Cretaceous turbidite submarine fan complex on the active Laurasian margin: Central Pontides, northern Turkey. JOURNAL OF ASIAN EARTH SCIENCES 134:309-329
  • Lewin, A., Meinhold, G., Hinderer, M., Dawit, E.L., Bussert, R., 2018. Provenance of sandstones in Ethiopia during Late Ordovician and Carboniferous–Permian Gondwana glaciations: Petrography and geochemistry of the Enticho Sandstone and the Edaga Arbi Glacials. Sedimentary Geology, 375, 188-202.
  • Loewen K, Meinhold G, Gungor T, Berndt J 2017 Palaeotethys-related sediments of the Karaburun Peninsula, western Turkey: constraints on provenance and stratigraphy from detrital zircon geochronology. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EARTH SCIENCES 106(8):2771-2796
  • Löwen, K., Meinhold, G., Günger, T., 2018. Provenance and tectonic setting of Carboniferous‒Triassic sandstones from the Karaburun Peninsula, western Turkey: A multi-method approach with implications for the Palaeotethys evolution. Sedimentary Geology, 375, 232-255.
  • Moghadam HS, Li X-H, Griffin WL, Stern RJ, Thomsen TB, Meinhold G, Aharipour R, O'Reilly SY 2017 Early Paleozoic tectonic reconstruction of Iran: Tales from detrital zircon geochronology.  LITHOS 268:87-101
  • Stalder R, Potrafke A, Billstrom K, Skogby H, Meinhold G, Goegele C, Berberich T 2017 OH defects in quartz as monitor for igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary processes. AMERICAN MINERALOGIST 102(9):1832-1842
  • Tolosana-Delgado, R., von Eynatten, H., Krippner, A., Meinhold, G., 2018. A multivariate statistical discrimination scheme of garnet chemistry for use in sedimentary provenance analysis. Sedimentary Geology, 375, 14-26.

  • Bassis A, Hinderer M, Meinhold G, 2016 Petrography and geochemistry of Palaeozoic quartz-rich sandstones from Saudi Arabia: implications for provenance and chemostratigraphy. ARABIAN JOURNAL OF GEOSCIENCES 9(5) Article number ARTN
  • Bassis A, Hinderer M, Meinhold G 2016 New insights into the provenance of Saudi Arabian Palaeozoic sandstones from heavy mineral analysis and single-grain geochemistry.  SEDIMENTARY GEOLOGY 333:100-114 15
  • Cain. T., Leslie, A.G., Clarke S.M., Kelly, M. & Kraabendam, M. 2016. Evidence for pre-Caledonian discontinuities in the Achnashellach Culmination, Moine Thrust Zone: the importance of a pre-thrust template in influencing fold and thrust belt development. Journal of Scottish Geology.
  • Leslie, A.G., Browne, M.A.E., Cain, T. & Ellen R. 2016. From threat to future asset - The legacy of opencast surface-mined coal in Scotland. International Journal of Coal Geology.

  • Bladon, A.J., Burley, S.D., Clarke, S.M. & Beaumont, H. 2015. Geology and regional significance of the Sarnoo Hills, eastern rift margin of the Barmer Basin, NW India. Basin Research.
  • Caracciolo L, Critelli S, Cavazza W, Meinhold G, von Eynatten H, Manetti P 2015 The Rhodope Zone as a primary sediment source of the southern Thrace basin (NE Greece and NW Turkey): evidence from detrital heavy minerals and implications for central-eastern Mediterranean palaeogeography. NTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EARTH SCIENCES 104(3):815-832
  • Krippner A, Meinhold G, Morton AC, Russell E, von Eynatten H 2015 Grain-size dependence of garnet composition revealed by provenance signatures of modern stream sediments from the western Hohe Tauern (Austria). SEDIMENTARY GEOLOGY 321:25-38
  • Le Heron DP, Meinhold G, Elgadry M, Abutarruma Y, Boote D 2015 Early Palaeozoic evolution of Libya: perspectives from Jabal Eghei with implications for hydrocarbon exploration in Al Kufrah Basin.  BASIN RESEARCH 27(1):60-83