Basin Research

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Edited By: Cynthia Ebinger, George Hilley, Rebecca Bell, Atle Rotevatn, Andreas Mulch and Nadine McQuarrie

Impact Factor: 2.8

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

Online ISSN: 1365-2117

Just Published Articles

  1. The role of fault length, overlap and spacing in controlling extensional relay ramp fluvial system geometry

    Michael C. Hopkins and Nancye H. Dawers

    Accepted manuscript online: 23 MAR 2017 06:15AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/bre.12240

  2. Terrace formation in the upper Bengal basin since the Middle Pleistocene: Brahmaputra fan delta construction during multiple highstands

    Jennifer L. Pickering, Steven L. Goodbred Jr, Jeremiah C. Beam, John C. Ayers, Aaron K. Covey, Haresh M. Rajapara and Ashok K. Singhvi

    Version of Record online: 19 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/bre.12236

  3. New insights in the development of syn-depositional fractures in rimmed flat-topped carbonate platforms, Neogene carbonate complexes, Sorbas Basin, SE Spain

    Casimir W. Nooitgedacht, Lucas M. Kleipool, Bernd Andeweg, Jesús Reolid, Christian Betzler, Sebastian Lindhorst and John J.G. Reijmer

    Accepted manuscript online: 16 MAR 2017 10:35AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/bre.12239

  4. Paleo-fluid expulsion and contouritic drift formation on the Chatham Rise, New Zealand

    Kate Alyse Waghorn, Ingo Pecher, Lorna J. Strachan, Gareth Crutchley, Jörg Bialas, Richard Coffin, Bryan Davy, Stephanie Koch, Karsten F. Kroeger, Cord Papenberg, Sudipta Sarkar and SO.226 Scientific Party

    Version of Record online: 16 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/bre.12237

  5. Burial and exhumation of the western border of the Ukrainian Shield (Podolia): a multi-disciplinary approach

    Andrea Schito, Benedetta Andreucci, Luca Aldega, Sveva Corrado, Lea Di Paolo, Massimiliano Zattin, Rafal Szaniawski, Leszek Jankowski and Stefano Mazzoli

    Version of Record online: 14 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/bre.12235


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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 2017 award is September 15th.

Thilo Wrona

Wiley and the Editors of Basin Research would like to congratulate Thilo Wrona on winning the 2016 Basin Research Early Career Award.

Thilo Wrona's paper can be found FREE TO VIEW here:

Silica diagenesis in Cenozoic mudstones of the North Viking Graben: physical properties and basin modelling
Wrona, T., Jackson, C., Huuse, M., Taylor, 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