Basin Research

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Edited By: Cynthia Ebinger, Sebastien Castelltort, George Hilley, Rebecca Bell and Andreas Mulch

Impact Factor: 2.8

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 35/184 (Geosciences Multidisciplinary)

Online ISSN: 1365-2117

Just Published Articles

  1. Gravitational deformation and inherited structural control on slope morphology in the subduction zone of north-central Chile (ca. 29–33°S)

    Juan Becerra, César Arriagada, Eduardo Contreras-Reyes, Sebastián Bascuñan, Gregory P. De Pascale, Christian Reichert, Juan Díaz-Naveas and Natalia Cornejo

    Version of Record online: 20 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/bre.12205

  2. Deciphering the origin of cyclical gravel front and shoreline progradation and retrogradation in the stratigraphic record

    John J. Armitage, Peter M. Burgess, Gary J. Hampson and Philip A. Allen

    Version of Record online: 8 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/bre.12203

  3. Deciphering exhumation and burial history with multi-sample down-well thermochronometric inverse modeling

    Richard A. Ketcham, Andrés Mora and Mauricio Parra

    Accepted manuscript online: 7 JUN 2016 10:15AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/bre.12207

  4. Mass-Transport Complexes as Markers of Deep-Water Fold-and-Thrust Belt Evolution: Insights from the Southern Magdalena Fan, Offshore Colombia

    Andrea Ortiz-Karpf, David M. Hodgson, Christopher A.-L. Jackson and William D. McCaffrey

    Accepted manuscript online: 7 JUN 2016 10:10AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/bre.12208


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Papers representing work completed within three years of the completion of a degree programme, are eligible for the Basin Research Early Career Award. The student must be the senior or sole author of the paper, and the content should represent largely independent work of the student, based on their own research.

Please notify the Editor-in-Chief, Cynthia Ebinger, if you satisfy these criteria and would like to be considered.The deadline for applications for the 2016 award is September 15th.


Wiley and the Editors of Basin Research would like to congratulate Dr Giuditta Radeff on winning the 2015 Basin Research Early Career Award.

Dr Radeff's paper can be found FREE TO VIEW here:

Sedimentary evidence for late Messinian uplift of the SE margin of the Central Anatolian Plateau: Adana Basin, southern Turkey
Radeff, G., Schildgen, D.C., Cosentino, D., Strecker, M.R., Cipollari, P., Darbaş, G. and Gürbüz, K.


Basin Research publishes regular Special Issues summarising state-of-the-art in a field of basin research

Special Issue: Deep-water continental margins: geological and economic frontiers