SEDIMENTOLOGY

Published abstracts are listed, and downloadable reprints of these publications are available where indicated.
  1. Tackaberry, W.J., (2001) Spittal Pond, Bermuda: Implications for sea-level change (w/Dr. Bruce F. Rueger). [.pdf reprint from 11th Symposium on the Geology of the Bahamas and Other Carbonate Regions available]
    • Tackaberry, W.A., Rueger, B.F., and Gastaldo, R.A., 2000, Sedimentology and Holocene history of Spittal Pond, Bermuda: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Program, v. 32, no. 7, p. A178.
    • Tackaberry, W.A., Rueger, B.F., and Gastaldo, R.A., 2001, Local Environmental Perturbations as Evidenced by Sedimentological Analysis: Spittal Pond, Bermuda: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Program, v. 33, no. 1, p. A24.
    • Tackaberry, W.J., Rueger, B.F., and Gastaldo, R.A., 2002, Spittal Pond, Bermuda: Implications for Holocene Sea Level Change: in Lewis, R.D., and Panusak, B., eds., 11th Symposium on the Geology of the Bahamas and Other Carbonate Regions 2002, Gerace Research Center, San Salvador, Bahamas, Abstracts with program.
    • Gastaldo, R.A., Rueger, B.F., and Tackaberry, W.J., 2002, Spittal Pond, Bermuda: What do you want the Holocene history to be?: 11th Symposium on the Geology of the Bahamas and Other Carbonate Regions, San Salvador, Bahamas.
  2. Matthew J. Severs (2002) Sedimentological History of Warwick Pond, Bermuda. (w/Dr. Bruce F. Rueger)
    • Severs, M.J., Rueger, B.F., and Gastaldo, R.A., The Holocene History of Warwick Pond, Bermuda: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 33, no. 6, p. A314.
  3. Carolyn F. Lindley (2002) Palynofacies Characterization of Holocene Bay Sediments from the Mobile-Tensaw River System, Alabama.
    • Lindley, C.F. Gastaldo, R.A., and Pross, J., 2000, Palynofacies characterization of Holocene Bay sediments from the Mobile-Tensaw River system, Alabama: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Program, v. 32, no. 7, p. A413.
    • Lindley, C.F.,and Gastaldo, R.A., 2001, Dispersed organic matter (Palynofacies) in coastal environments: An example from the Mobile-Tensaw River delta and bay, Alabama: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Program, v. 33, no. 1, p. A28.
    • Gastaldo, R.A., Nelson, R.E., Bandow, S.C., Lindley, C.F., and Trout, M.K., 2001, Early Middle Devonian Terrestrial Ecosytems of Maine: the Trout Valley Formation Revisited: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Program, v. 33, no. 1, p. A63.
    • Nelson, R.E., Gastaldo, R.A., Allen, J.P., Lindley, C.F., Terkla, M.G., and Trout, M.K., 2001, Early Middle Devonian Arthropod Remains from the Trout Valley Formation of North-Central Maine, USA.: Geological Society of America Abstracts with programs, v. 33, no. 6, p. A-265.
  4. Jonathan P. Allen (2003; HONORS) Sedimentology and Plant Taphonomy of the Trout Brook Formation, Middle Devonian, Maine. [.pdf reprint of GSA Special Paper available]
    • Allen, J.P., Gastaldo, R.A., and Nelson, R.E., 2002, Wetland Plant Assemblages of the Trout Valley Formation, Middle Devonian, Maine: GSA Abstracts with Program, v. 34, No. 6, p. 18-19.
    • Allen, J.P., and Gastaldo, R.A., 2004, A Sedimentologic And Plant Taphonomic Evaluation of The Early Middle Devonian Trout Valley Formation, Maine: AAPG Annual Meeting 2004. AAPG Student Oral Presentation Awardee – 2nd Place.
  5. Robert W. Selover (2004) A new interpretation of the Wagendrift Section near Estcourt, KwaZulu Natal Province, South Africa. [.pdf reprint of Journal of South African Geology available]
    • Selover, R.W., and Gastaldo, R.A., 2003, A new interpretation of the Wagendrift Section near Estcourt, KwaZulu Natal Province, South Africa: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Program, v. 35, no. 6, A208-15.
    • Selover, R.W., 2004, A new interpretation of the Wagendrift Section near Estcourt, KwaZulu Natal Province, South Africa: The Maine Geologist, v. 30, no. 2, p. 11.
  6. Robin H. Nesbeda (2004; HONORS) Sedimentological and Geochemical Characterization of East Pond, Belgrade Lakes Watershed, central Maine. [Honors Thesis download]
    • Nesbeda, R., and Gastaldo, R.A., 2003, Sedimentological and Geochemical Characterization of East Pond, Belgrade Lakes Watershed, central Maine: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Program, v. 35, no. 6, A84-20.
    • Nesbeda, R., 2004, Sedimentological and Geochemical Characterization of East Pond, Belgrade Lakes Watershed, central Maine: The Maine Geologist, v. 30, no. 2, p. 9-10.
  7. Sam W. Gray (2005)  Search for the Elusive Permian-Triassic “Laminites” in the Karoo Basin, South Africa.
    • Gray, S.W., Neveling, J., and Gastaldo, R.A., 2004, Search for the Elusive Permian-Triassic “Laminites” in the Karoo Basin, South Africa: GSA Abstracts with Program, v. 36, n. 5, p. 74.
  8. Daniel W. Pace (2006) Characteristics of Early Triassic Fluvial Systems in the Karoo Basin at Carlton Heights. [.pdf reprint of Journal of Sedimentary Geology available]
    • Pace, D.W., Desjardin, D., Masters, L.B., Rolerson, M.W., Weeks, S.S., Gastaldo, R.A., and Neveling, J., 2005, Characteristics of Early Triassic Fluvial Systems in the Karoo Basin – Carlton Heights: GSA Abstracts with Program, v. 37, n. 7, p. 139.
  9. Samuel B. Reid (2008) Fluvial Systems and Carbonate Nodules Reveal Late Permian Climate Change at Wapadsberg Pass, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. [.pdf reprint of Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, and Palaeoecology available]
    • Reid, S.B. , Gastaldo, R.A., Neveling, J., and Adendorff, R., 2006, Late Permian Fluvial Facies and Architectures Preserving an Autochthonous Leaf Litter, Wapadsberg Pass, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Program, v. 38, n. 7, p.
    • Reid, S.B., Gastaldo, R.A., Neveling, J., and Tabor, N., 2007, Fluvial Systems and Carbonate Nodules Reveal Late Permian Climate Change at Wapadsberg Pass, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Program, v. 39, p. 85.
  10. Sophie S. Newbury (2008) High Resolution Stratigraphy of the Earliest Permian at Bethulie, Karoo Basin South Africa. [.pdf reprint from GEOLOGY available]
    • Newbury, S., Clark, C.K., Gastaldo, R.A., and Neveling, J., 2007, High Resolution Stratigraphy of the Permian-triassic Boundary at Bethulie, Karoo Basin South Africa: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Program, v. 39, p. 148.
  11. C. Kittinger Clark (2008) High Resolution Stratigraphy of the Latest Permian at Bethulie, Karoo Basin South Africa. [.pdf reprint from GEOLOGY available]
    • Newbury, S., Clark, C.K., Gastaldo, R.A., and Neveling, J., 2007, High Resolution Stratigraphy of the Permian-triassic Boundary at Bethulie, Karoo Basin South Africa: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Program, v. 39, p. 148.
  12. Morgan Davies (2008)  Black Carbon in Taylor Pond, Maine.
  13. Alyssa Charsky (2009)  Evidence for pulsed flooding periods from a Series of Terraces Along the Burdekin River in Northeast Queensland, Australia, during the Late Quaternary.
    • Charsky, A., Gastaldo, R.A., Wust, R.A.J., and Rieser, U., 2008, Evidence for pulsed flooding periods from a Series of Terraces Along the Burdekin River in Northeast Queensland, Australia, during the Late Quaternary: Implication for climate change: Geological Society Abstracts with Program, Abstract 146-1.
  14. Cassandra L. Knight (2010; HONORS) Late Permian paleoenvironmental factors expounded through analysis of a forest-floor paleosol profile, Karoo Basin, South Africa. [Honors Thesis download]
    • Knight, C., Gastaldo, R.A., and Neveling, J., 2009, Late Permian paleoenvironmental factors expounded through analysis of a forest-floor paleosol profile, Karoo Basin, South Africa: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Program, v. 41, n. 7, p. 101.
  15. Christopher Englert (2010, HONORS) Spectral Analysis of Rotary Sonar Images for Comparison to Predictive Ripple Models. [Honors Thesis download]
    • Englert, C., 2009, Spectral Analysis of Rotary Sonar Images for Comparison to Predictive Ripple Models: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 41, n. 7, p. 449.
  16. Bryce A. Pludow (2011, HONORS) Comparing Middle Permian and Early Triassic environments: Mud aggregates as a proxy for climate change in the Karoo Basin, South Africa. [Honors Thesis download]
    • Pludow, B.A., Gastaldo, R.A., and Neveling, J., 2009, Deciphering the Early Triassic recovery environment: The search for mud aggregates in the Karoo Basin, South Africa: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Program, v. 41, n. 7, p. 101.
  17. Daren McGregor (2012) Sedimentology and Geochemistry of Fjord-Floor Sediments in Kongsfjorden, Svalbard, Norway.
    • McGregor, D., Kelley, P.H., and Dietl, G.P., 2010, Paleontologic Analysis of the Waccamaw Formation at Neils Eddy Landing, Acme, North Carolina: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 42, n. 5, p. 256. WINNER OF THE 2010 Best Student Poster Presentation by the Paleontological Society
    • Kelley, P.H., Dietl, G.P., McGregor, D.A., Ottens, K., Smith, J.A., Thornberg, H.M., Villarosa G.M., Visaggi, C.C., Parnell, B.A., and Burzynski, G.M., 2011, Lack of Evidence for Molluscan Genus-level Diversity Decline Across the Reputed Multi-phased Plio-pleistocene Mass Extinction in Southeastern North Carolina?: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 43, n. 2, p. 3.
  18. Chishala Kapupu (2012) Characterization of a Middle Permian Deltaic Distributary Channel, in the Karoo Basin, South Africa.
    • Kapupu, C., Gastaldo, R.A., and Neveling, J., 2010, The Lithological Characterization of a Middle Permian Deltaic Distributary Channel, in the Karoo Basin, South Africa: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Program, v. 42, n. 5, p. 428.
  19. Kody Spencer (2014J) The Late Permian Stratigraphy of the Basal Tweefontein section, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa.
    • Spencer, K., Gastaldo, R.A., Neveling, J., Prevec, R., Geissman, J., and Kamo, S., 2013, The Late Permian Stratigraphy of the Basal Tweefontein Section, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Program, v. 45, n. 7, p. 127.
  20. Mduduzi Langwenya (2014) The Late Permian Stratigraphy of the Upper Tweefontein section, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa.
    • Langwenya, M., Gastaldo, R.A., Neveling, J., Prevec, R., Geissman, J., and Kamo, S., 2013, The Late Permian Stratigraphy of the Upper Tweefontein Section, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Program, v. 45, n. 7, p. 127.