Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface


Rhythmic patterns are common features in nature. Prominent examples are the patterns formed on the interface of a mobile sandy bed and turbulent flow, due to currents, tides, wind waves or other forcing mechanisms. These bed patterns or bed forms vary in both spatial and temporal scales, from small-scale bed ripples (spacing on the order of centimeters) to large-scale tidal sand banks (spacing on the order of 5 km). In this paper and in this special issue, we focus on a cluster of large-scale features, i.e., marine sand waves and river dunes, occurring in rivers, estuaries and seas all over the world.
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      Correction to “Development of subaqueous barchanoid-shaped dunes due to lateral grain size variability in a tidal inlet channel of the Danish Wadden Sea”

      Verner B. Ernstsen, Riko Noormets, Christian Winter, Dierk Hebbeln, Alex Bartholomä, Burg W. Flemming and Jesper Bartholdy

      Version of Record online: 15 FEB 2006 | DOI: 10.1029/2005JF000442

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      Morphology and flow fields of three-dimensional dunes, Rio Paraná, Argentina: Results from simultaneous multibeam echo sounding and acoustic Doppler current profiling

      D. R. Parsons, J. L. Best, O. Orfeo, R. J. Hardy, R. Kostaschuk and S. N. Lane

      Version of Record online: 10 DEC 2005 | DOI: 10.1029/2004JF000231

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      Introduction to special section on Marine Sand Wave and River Dune Dynamics

      Suzanne J. M. H. Hulscher and C. Marjolein Dohmen-Janssen

      Version of Record online: 8 DEC 2005 | DOI: 10.1029/2005JF000404

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      Processes controlling the dynamics of compound sand waves in the North Sea, Netherlands

      Thaiënne A. G. P. van Dijk and Maarten G. Kleinhans

      Version of Record online: 3 NOV 2005 | DOI: 10.1029/2004JF000173

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      Flow and grain size control of depth-independent simple subaqueous dunes

      J. Bartholdy, B. W. Flemming, A. Bartholomä and V. B. Ernstsen

      Version of Record online: 28 OCT 2005 | DOI: 10.1029/2004JF000183

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      Response of sand dunes to variations in tidal flow: Fraser Estuary, Canada

      Ray Kostaschuk and Jim Best

      Version of Record online: 28 OCT 2005 | DOI: 10.1029/2004JF000176

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      Laboratory study of sand bed forms induced by solitary waves in shallow water

      François Marin, Nizar Abcha, Jérôme Brossard and Alexander B. Ezersky

      Version of Record online: 22 OCT 2005 | DOI: 10.1029/2004JF000184

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      A flume experiment on the development of subaqueous fine-gravel dunes from a lower-stage plane bed

      P. A. Carling, K. Richardson and H. Ikeda

      Version of Record online: 13 OCT 2005 | DOI: 10.1029/2004JF000205

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      Application of spatial cross correlation to detection of migration of submarine sand dunes

      Garret P. Duffy and John E. Hughes-Clarke

      Version of Record online: 12 OCT 2005 | DOI: 10.1029/2004JF000192

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      Three-dimensionality of sand ripples under steady laminar shear flow

      V. Langlois and A. Valance

      Version of Record online: 11 OCT 2005 | DOI: 10.1029/2004JF000278

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      Development of subaqueous barchanoid-shaped dunes due to lateral grain size variability in a tidal inlet channel of the Danish Wadden Sea

      Verner B. Ernstsen, Riko Noormets, Christian Winter, Dierk Hebbeln, Alex Bartholomä, Burg W. Flemming and Jesper Bartholdy

      Version of Record online: 4 OCT 2005 | DOI: 10.1029/2004JF000180

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      Sandwave migration predictor based on shape information

      M. A. F. Knaapen

      Version of Record online: 4 OCT 2005 | DOI: 10.1029/2004JF000195

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      Linear evolution of sandwave packets

      P. C. Roos, P. Blondeaux, S. J. M. H. Hulscher and G. Vittori

      Version of Record online: 23 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1029/2004JF000196

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