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2014
Kim., W., Petter, A., Straub, K.M., Mohrig, D., 2014, Decoupling allogenic forcing from autogenic processes: Experimental geomorphology and stratigraphy, In: From Depositional Systems to Sedimentary Successions on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (Eds A.W. Martinius, R. Ravnås, J.A. Howell, R.J. Steel, and J.P. Wonham), IAS Spec. Publ., 46, 127-138.

Armstrong, C., Mohrig, D., Hess, T., George, T., Straub, K.M., 2014, Influence of growth faults on coastal fluvial systems: Examples from the late Miocene to Recent Mississippi River Delta, v. 301, p. 120-132, DOI: 10.1016/j.sedgeo.2013.06.010.


2013
Straub, K.M., Paola, C., Kim, W., and Sheets, B., 2013, Experimental investigation of sediment-dominated vs. tectonic-dominated sediment transport systems in subsiding basins, Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 83, DOI: 10.2110/jsr.2013.91.
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Straub, K.M., and Wang, Y., 2013, Influence of water and sediment supply on the stratigraphic record of alluvial fans and deltas: Statistical characterization of basin-filling sedimentation patterns, Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, v. 118, DOI: 10.1002/JGRF.20095.
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Pyles, D.R., Straub, K.M., Stammer, J., 2013, Spatial variation in the composition of turbidites due to hydrodynamic fractionation, Geophysical Research Letters, v. 40, DOI: 10.1002/GRL.50767. Supplementary Information

Straub, K.M., and Esposito, C.R., 2013, Influence of water and sediment supply on the stratigraphic record of alluvial fans and deltas: Process controls on stratigraphic completeness, Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, v. 118, DOI: 10.1002/JGRF.20061.
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2012
Straub, K.M., and Pyles, D.R., 2012, Quantifying the hierarchical organization of compensation in submarine fans using surface statistics, Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 82, p. 889-898, DOI: 10.2110/jsr.2012.73.

Straub, K.M., Ganti, V., and Paola, C., and Foufoula,-Georgiou, 2012, Prevalence of exponential bed thickness distributions in the stratigraphic record: Experiments and theory, Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, v. 117, F02003, DOI: 10.1029/2011JF002034.

Straub, K.M., Mohrig, D., Pirmez, C., 2012, Architecture of an aggradational tributary submarine channel network on the continental slope offshore Brunei Darussalam, in Prather, B.E., Deptuck, M.E., Mohrig, D., Van Hoorn, B., and Wynn, R.B., eds., Application of the Principles of Seismic Geomorphology to Continental-Slope and Base-of-Slope Systems: Case Studies from Seafloor and Near-Seafloor Analogues, SEPM, Special Publication 99, p. 13-30, DOI: 10.2110/pec.12.99.0061.

Shen, Z., Törnqvist, T.E., Autin, W.J., Mateo, Z.R.P., Straub, K.M., Mauz, B., 2012, Rapid and widespread response of the Lower Mississippi River to eustatic forcing during the last glacial-interglacial cycle, Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 124(5/6), p. 690-704, DOI: 10.1130/B30449.1.


2011
Wang, Y., Straub, K.M., Hajek, E.A., 2011, Scale dependant compensational stacking: an estimate of autogenic timescales in channelized sedimentary deposits, Geology, v. 39(9), p. 811-814, DOI: 10.1130/G32068.1. Supplementary Information , Supplementary Movie

Ganti, V., Straub, K.M., Foufoula-Georgiou, E., and Paola, C., 2011, Space-time dynamics of depositional systems: Experimental evidence and theoretical modeling of heavy-tailed statistics, Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, v. 116, F02011, DOI: 10.1029/2010JF001893.

Straub, K.M., Mohrig, D., Buttles, J., McElroy, B., Pirmez, C., 2011, Quantifying the influence of channel sinuosity on the depositional mechanics of channelized turbidity currents: A laboratory study, Marine Petroleum Geology, v. 28, p. 744-760, DOI: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2010.05.014. Supplementary Information , Supplementary Movie


2009
Paola, C., Straub, K.M., Mohrig, D., and Reinhardt, L., 2009, The “unreasonable effectiveness” of stratigraphic and geomorphic experiments, Earth-Science Reviews, v. 97, p. 1-43, DOI: 10.1016/j.earscirev.2009.05.003.

Straub, K.M. Paola, C., Mohrig, D., Wolinsky, M.A., George, T., 2009, Compensational stacking of channelized sedimentary deposits, Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 79, p. 673-688, DOI: 10.2110/jsr.2009.070.
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Straub, K.M. and Mohrig, D., 2009, Constructional canyons built by sheet-like turbidity currents: Observations from offshore Brunei Darussalam, Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 79, p. 24-39, DOI: 10.2110/jsr.2009.006.

Abrams, D.M., Lobkovsky, A.E., Petroff, A.P., Straub, K.M., McElroy, B., Mohrig, D.C., Kudrolli, A., Rothman, D.H., 2009, Growth laws for channel networks incised by groundwater flow, Nature Geoscience, v. 2(3), p. 193-196, DOI: 10.1038/NGEO432. Nature Geoscience Cover, News and Views on Article, Backstory on Article , Supplementary Information , Supplementary Movie 1 , Supplementary Movie 2 , Tulane Press Release


2008
Straub, K.M., Mohrig, D., and Buttles, J., 2008, Turbidity current flow out of channels and its contribution to constructing the continental slope, Society of Exploration Geophysicists Annual Meeting Extended Abstracts, p. 2767-2771.

Straub, K.M. and Mohrig, D., 2008, Quantifying the morphology and growth of levees in aggrading submarine channels, Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, v. 113, F03012, DOI:10.1029/2007JF000896.

Straub, K.M., Mohrig, D.C., Buttles, J., McElroy, B., Pirmez, C., 2008, Interactions between turbidity currents and topography in aggrading sinuous submarine channels: A laboratory study, GSA Bulletin, v. 120(3/4), p. 368-385, DOI: 10.1130/B25983.1. Supplementary Information, Supplementary Movie


2007
Straub, K.M., Jerolmack, D.J., Mohrig, D., Rothman, D.H., 2007, Channel network scaling laws in submarine basins, Geophysical Research Letters, v.34, L12613, DOI:10.1029/2007GL030089.

Straub, K.M., 2007, Quantifying turbidity current interactions with topography, Ph.D. thesis, 205 pp., Massachusetts Institude of Technology, Cambridge.


2005
Mohrig, D., Straub, K.M., Buttles, J., and Pirmez, C., 2005, Controls on geometry and composition of a levee built by turbidity currents in a straight laboratory channel, in Proceedings, River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics Symposium, 4th, Urbana: Illinois, USA, International Association of Hydraulic Research.



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