Hajek, E.A. and Straub, K.M., accepted, Autogenic sedimentation in clastic stratigraphy,
Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences.
Trampush, S.M., Hajek, E.A. and Straub, K.M.,
2017, Identifying autogenic sedimentation in fluvial-deltaic stratigraphy: evaluating the effect of outcrop-quality on the compensation
statistic, Journal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface, v. 122, DOI: 10.1002/2016JF004067.
Fernandes, A.M., Törnqvist, T.E., Straub, K.M.
, Mohrig, D., 2016, Connecting the backwater hydraulics of coastal rivers to fluviodeltaic sedimentology and stratigraphy, Geology, v. 44, p.
979-982, DOI: 10.1130/G37965.1.
Li, Q., Yu, L., Straub, K.M., 2016,
Storage thresholds for relative sea-level signals in the stratigraphic record, Geology, v. 44, p. 179-182, DOI: 10.1130/G37484.1.
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Straub, K.M., Li, Q., Benson, W.M.,
2015, Influence of sediment cohesion on deltaic shoreline dynamics and bulk sediment retention: A laboratory study,
Geophysical Research Letters, v. 42, DOI: 10.1002/2015GL066131.
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, Sedimentary Geology, v. 301, p. 120-132, DOI: 10.1016/j.sedgeo.2013.06.010.
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,
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.
EOS Research Spotlight on this publication
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.
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.
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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,
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
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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.
Journal of Sedimentary Research Sept. 2009 Cover
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.
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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,
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
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.
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
Yu, L., 2016, Scaling the response of deltas to relative sea level
cycles by autogenic space and time scales: A laboratory study, M.S.
Li, Q., 2016, Discriminating the products
of allogenic forcings and autogenic processes from sediment sources to sinks, Ph.D.
Harlan, M., 2016, Defining
metrics of channel mobility and their link to the architecture of channelized stratigraphy: A laboratory study, Undergraduate.
Stammer, J.G., 2014, Hydrodynamic fractionaltion of
minerals and textures in submarine fans: Quantitative analysis from outcrop, experimental, and subsurface studies, Ph.D.
Wang, Y., 2011, Quantifying process-based controls on
compensational stacking of channelized sedimentary deposits, M.S.