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Edited By: Nigel Mountney and Tracy Frank

Impact Factor: 2.948

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 6/44 (Geology)

Online ISSN: 1365-3091

Just Published Articles

  1. The role of tidal, wave and river currents in the evolution of mixed-energy deltas: Example from the Lajas Formation (Argentina)

    Valentina Marzia Rossi and Ronald J Steel

    Accepted manuscript online: 2 OCT 2015 11:49PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/sed.12240

  2. Grain-size distributions and coastal morphodynamics along the southern Maryland and Virginia barrier islands

    Michael S. Fenster, Robert Dolan and Jodi Jones Smith

    Accepted manuscript online: 1 OCT 2015 05:26PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/sed.12239

  3. Sequence stratigraphy of the Mancos Shale, lower Tres Hermanos Formation, and coeval middle Cenomanian to middle Turonian strata, southern New Mexico, USA

    Greg H. Mack, Stephen Hook, Katherine A. Giles and William A. Cobban

    Accepted manuscript online: 1 OCT 2015 05:19PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/sed.12238

  4. Asymmetrical deltas below wave base: Insights from the Fraser River Delta, Canada

    Korhan Ayranci and Shahin E. Dashtgard

    Accepted manuscript online: 26 SEP 2015 01:31AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/sed.12237

  5. Response of low angle dunes to variable flow

    Megan L. Hendershot, Jeremy G. Venditti, Ryan Bradley, Ray A. Kostaschuk, Michael Church and Mead A. Allison

    Accepted manuscript online: 24 SEP 2015 08:23AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/sed.12236


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New: Aeolian Sand Systems Virtual Issue

Read more about aeolian sand systems and their sedimentary record and aeolian sand systems throughout Earth's history in this NEW virtual issue

State of the Science Review Paper

Archean to Recent aeolian sand systems and their sedimentary record: Current understanding and future prospects
Juan Pedro Rodríguez-López, Lars B. Clemmensen, Nick Lancaster, Nigel P. Mountney and Gonzalo D. Veiga

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Editors' Best Picks of 2014

Issue 1: Capezzuoli, Enrico; Gandin, Anna; Pedley, Martyn Decoding tufa and travertine (fresh water carbonates) in the sedimentary record: The state of the art

Issue 3: Plint, A. Guy Mud dispersal across a Cretaceous prodelta: Storm-generated, wave-enhanced sediment gravity flows inferred from mudstone microtexture and microfacies

Issue 3: Fang, Hongwei; Shang, Qianqian; Chen, Minghong; et al. Changes in the critical erosion velocity for sediment colonized by biofilm

Issue 3: Cartigny, Matthieu J. B.; Ventra, Dario; Postma, George; et al. Morphodynamics and sedimentary structures of bedforms under supercritical-flow conditions: New insights from flume experiments

Issue 4: Covault, Jacob A.; Kostic, Svetlana; Paull, Charles K.; et al. Submarine channel initiation, filling and maintenance from sea-floor geomorphology and morphodynamic modelling of cyclic steps

Issue 4: Sam Roberson, Gert Jan Weltje Inter-instrument comparison of particle-size analysers

Issue 5: Wetzel, Andreas; Carmona, Noelia; Ponce, Juan Tidal signature recorded in burrow fill

Issue 5: Maciej J. Bojanowski, Andrzej Barczuk and Andreas Wetzel Deep-burial alteration of early-diagenetic carbonate concretions formed in Palaeozoic deep-marine greywackes and mudstones (Bardo Unit, Sudetes Mountains, Poland)

Issue 5: Kemp, D. B., & Sadler, P. M. Climatic and eustatic signals in a global compilation of shallow marine carbonate accumulation rates

Issue 6: Rodríguez-López, J.P., Clemmensen, L.B., Lancaster, N., Mountney, N.P., Veiga, G.D. Archean to Recent aeolian sand systems and their sedimentary record: Current understanding and future prospects

Issue 6: Sabine Hahn, Erika Griesshaber, Wolfgang W. Schmahl, Rolf D. Neuser, Ann-Christine Ritter, Rene Hoffmann, Dieter Buhl, Andrea Niedermayr, Anna Geske, Adrian Immenhauser Exploring aberrant bivalve shell ultrastructure and geochemistry as proxies for past sea water acidification

Issue 6: Ielpi, Alessandro; Gibling, Martin R.; Bashforth, Arden R.; et al. Role of vegetation in shaping Early Pennsylvanian braided rivers: Architecture of the Boss Point Formation, Atlantic Canada

Issue 6: Stephen E. Kaczmarek, Duncan F. Sibley Direct physical evidence of dolomite recrystallization

Issue 7: Perillo, Mauricio M.; Best, James L.; Yokokawa, Miwa; et al A unified model for bedform development and equilibrium under unidirectional, oscillatory and combined-flows

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