Research papers (download pdfs!)

Stright, L., Jobe, Z., Fosdick, J.C., and Bernhardt, A., 2017, Modeling uncertainty in the three-dimensional structural deformation and stratigraphic evolution from outcrop data: Implications for submarine channel knickpoint recognition: Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 86, p. 79–94, doi: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2017.05.004.

Jobe, Z.R., Z. Sylvester, Pittaluga, M. B., Frascati, A., Pirmez, C., Minisini, D., Howes, N., and Cantelli, A., 2017, Facies Architecture of Submarine Channel Deposits on the Western Niger Delta Slope: Implications for Grain-size and Density Stratification in Turbidity Currents, J. Geophys. Res. Earth Surf., vol. 122, doi:10.1002/2016JF003903

Covault, J.A., Sylvester, Z., Hubbard, S.M., Jobe, Z.R., and Sech, R.P., 2016, The Stratigraphic Record of Submarine-Channel Evolution. The Sedimentary Record, v. 14, p. 4–11.

Jobe, Z.R., Howes, N.C., and Auchter, N.C., 2016, Comparing submarine and fluvial channel kinematics: Implications for stratigraphic architecture: Geology, v. 44, p. 931–934, doi: 10.1130/G38158.1.

Parker, A.O., Schmidt, M.W., Jobe, Z.R., and Slowey, N.C., 2016, A new perspective on West African hydroclimate during the last deglaciation: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 449, p. 79–88, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2016.05.038.

Shumaker, L.E., Jobe, Z.R., & Graham, S. A., 2016, Evolution of submarine gullies on a prograding slope: Insights from 3D seismic reflection data. Marine Geology, doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2016.06.006.

Jobe, Z.R., Sylvester, Z., Howes, N., Pirmez, C., Parker, A., Cantelli, A., Smith, R., Wolinsky, M.A., O’Byrne, C., Slowey, N., and Prather, B., 2016, High-resolution, millennial-scale patterns of bed compensation on a sand-rich intraslope submarine fan, western Niger Delta slope: Geological Society of America Bulletin,, doi: 10.1130/B31440.1.

Jobe, Z.R., Sylvester, Z., Parker, A.O., Howes, N., Slowey, N., and Pirmez, C., 2015, Rapid Adjustment of Submarine Channel Architecture To Changes In Sediment Supply: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 85, p. 729–753, doi: 10.2110/jsr.2015.30.

Talling, P.J., Allin, J., Armitage, D.A., Arnott, R.W., Cartigny, M.J., Clare, M.A., Felletti, F., Covault, J.A., Girardclos, S. Hansen, E., Hill, P.R., Hiscott, R.N., Hogg, A.J., Clarke, J.H., Jobe, Z.R., Malgesini, G., Mozzato, A., Naruse, H., Parkinson, S., Peel, F.J., Piper, D.J.W., Pope, E., Postma, G., Rowley, P., Sguazzini, A., Stevenson, C.J., Sumner, E.J., Sylvester, Z., Watts, C., and Xu, J., 2015, Key Future Directions For Research On Turbidity Currents and Their Deposits. Journal of Sedimentary Research, 85(2), 153-169.

Jackett, S.J., Jobe, Z.R., Lutz, B.P. Da Gama, R., Sylvester, Z., Prince, I.M., Albrecht, H.L., Prasad, T., 2014, Detecting baffle mudstones using microfossils: An integrated working example from the Cardamom Field, Block 427 Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, doi: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2014.04.007

Sylvester, Z., Pirmez, P., Cantelli, A., and Jobe, Z.R., 2013, Global (latitudinal) variation in submarine channel sinuosity: Comment. Geology 41 (5), e287-e287.

Bernhardt, A., Jobe, Z.R., Grove, M. and Lowe, D.R., 2012, Palaeogeography and diachronous infill of an ancient deep‐marine foreland basin, Upper Cretaceous Cerro Toro Formation, Magallanes Basin. Basin Research 24 (3), 269-294.

Jobe, Z.R., Lowe, D.R., Morris, W.R., 2012, Climbing‐ripple successions in turbidite systems: depositional environments, sedimentation rates and accumulation times. Sedimentology 59 (3), 867-898.

Kane, I.A., McGee, D.T., and Jobe, Z.R., 2012, Halokinetic effects on submarine channel equilibrium profiles and implications for facies architecture: conceptual model illustrated with a case study from Magnolia Field, Gulf of Mexico. Geological Society, London, Special Publications 363, 289-302.

Bernhardt, A., Jobe, Z.R., Lowe, D.R., 2011, Stratigraphic evolution of a submarine channel–lobe complex system in a narrow fairway within the Magallanes foreland basin, Cerro Toro Formation, southern Chile. Marine and Petroleum Geology 28 (3), p. 785-806.

Jobe, Z.R., Lowe, D.R., and Uchytil, S.J., 2011, Two Fundamentally Different Types of Submarine Canyons Along the Continental Margin of Equatorial Guinea. Marine and Petroleum Geology 28 (3), 843-860.

Jobe, Z.R., Bernhardt, A., and Lowe, D.R., 2010, Facies and Architectural Asymmetry in a Conglomerate-Rich Submarine Channel Fill, Cerro Toro Formation, Sierra del Toro, Magallanes Basin, Chile. Journal of Sedimentary Research 80 (12), 1085-1108.