Upcoming Presentations

2016 AGU Fall meeting, San Francisco, CA - December 2016

Aranda, A., Carlin, J., Rhodes, B., Kirby, M., Leeper, R., Smith, R. Salt Marsh Response and Recovery to Coseismic Subsidence. (13 December 2016 13:40).

Cortez, D., Carlin, J. Recent Sedimentation along the Mudflats of an Urban Estuary. (13 December 2016 13:40).

McGuffin, A., Carlin, J., Dellapenna, T. Establishment of Brazos River Flood Event Layer Proxies for Paleoclimate Reconstruction and Flood Layer Preservation on the Texas Continental Shelf. (12 December 2016 08:00). 

Recent Publications

Carlin, J.A., Lee, G., Dellapenna, T., Laverty, P., 2016. Sediment resuspension by wind, waves, and currents during meteorological frontal passages in a micro-tidal lagoon. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 172, 24-33. doi:10.1016/j.ecss.2016.01.029

Carlin, J.A, Dellapenna, T.M., 2015. The evolution of a subaqueous delta in the Anthropocene: A stratigraphic investigation of the Brazos River delta, TX USA. Continental Shelf Research 111B, 139-149. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.csr.2015.08.008i

Carlin, J.A., Dellapenna, T.M., Strom, K., Noll, C.J., 2015. The influence of a salt wedge intrusion on fluvial suspended sediment and the implications for sediment transport to the adjacent coastal ocean: A study of the lower Brazos River TX,  USA. Marine Geology 359, 134 - 147

Carlin, J.A., Dellapenna, T.M., 2014. Event-driven deltaic sedimentation on a low-gradient, low-energy shelf: The Brazos River subaqueous delta, northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Marine Geology 353, 21-30.

Strauss, J., Grossman, E.L., Carlin, J.A., Dellapenna, T.M., 2012. 100 Years of benthic foraminiferal history on the inner Texas shelf inferred from fauna and stable isotopes: Preliminary results from two cores. Continental Shelf Research.

 Conference Pr0ceedings

Carlin, J., Dellapenna, T., 2015. Shoreface Sedimentation along a Transgressive Barrier Island: Understanding the Interplay between Short-Term Events and Long-Term Sea Level Rise in Shaping These Dynamic Coastal Environments: in Levine, S., ed., Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Transactions, vol. 65.

Carlin, J., Dellapenna, T., Figlus, J., Harter, C., 2015. Investigating morphological and stratigraphic changes to the submarine shoreface of a transgressive barrier island: Follets Island, northern Gulf of Mexico: in Wang, P., J. D. Rosati, and J. Cheng, eds., Coastal Sediments: The Preceedings of the Coastal Sediments 2015, World Scientific, Singapore, 14 p.

Recent Presentations

Addison, J., Schwartz, V., Carlin, J., Wagner, A. September 2016. Developing a Portable XRF Method for Coastal Marine Sediment Core Scanning: An Example from the Monterey Bay Continental Shelf. . 2016 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, USA.

Aranda, A., Carlin, J., Rhodes, B., Kirby, M., Leeper, R., Smith, R. September 2016. Utilizing Coastal Wetland Stratigraphy to Identify Paleoseismic Events and Characterize Marsh Response and Recovery to Seismically-Induced Sea Level Rise in Southern California. 2016 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, USA.

Carlin, J., Addison, J., Wagner, A., Barron, J., Schwartz, V., Avalos, A. September 2016. Variability in Modern Sedimentation along the Central California Continental Shelf: Investigating Anthropogenic and Climatic Drivers in Impacting Shelf Stratigraphy. 2016 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, USA. 

Aranda, A., Carlin, J., Rhodes, B., Kirby, M. April 2016. Investigating the Evolution of Southern California Salt Marshes: A Facies Model to Understand the Influence of Seismic Events on Environmental Resiliency and Sustainability. 2016 Geological Society of America - Cordilleran Section Meeting, Ontario, CA, USA. Abstract

Carlin, J., Addison, J., Wagner, A., Barron, J. April 2016. Modern Sedimentation on the Central California Continental Shelf. 2016 Geological Society of America - Cordilleran Section Meeting, Ontario, CA, USA. Abstract

Aranda, A., Carlin, J., Rhodes, B., Kirby, M., February 2016. Investigating the Evolution of Southern California Salt Marshes: A Facies Model to Understand the Influence of Seismic Events on Environmental Resiliency and Sustainability. 2016 Ocean Sciences Meeting, New Orleans, LA, USA.

Carlin, J., Addison, J., Wagner, A., Barron, J. February 2016. Decadal-Scale Changes to the Central California Coastal Ocean Recorded in Shelf Sediments. 2016 Ocean Sciences Meeting, New Orleans, LA, USA.

Carlin, J., Dellapenna, T., November 2015. Shoreface Sedimentation on a Transgressive Barrier Island in Response to Hurricanes and Sea Level Rise. Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation (CERF) 23rd Biennial Conference, Portland, OR, USA. (Conference Poster)

Carlin, J.A., Dellapenna, T.M., October 2014. Morphological and stratigraphic responses of a tidal inlet to anthropogenic alterations within the estuary. Presented at the Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, Canada.  

Carlin, J.A., Dellapenna, T.M., Strom, K., Noll, C.J., April 2014. Fluvial Deltaic Evolution Through Event Sedimentation: Understanding the Interplay of Sediment Supply and Remobilization in Shaping the Growth of a Muddy Subaqueous Delta. Presented at the American Association of Petroleum Geologists Annual Convention and Expo, Houston, TX.

Carlin, J.A., Dellapenna, T.M., and Strom K.B., February 2014. Event sedimentation on a subaqueous delta: understanding the interplay of sediment supply and remobilization in shaping the growth of an Anthropocene delta. Poster presented at the 2014 Ocean Sciences Meeting, Honolulu, HI.

Carlin, J.A., Lee, G., Dellapenna, T.M., Laverty, P., November 2013. Sediment remobilization by wind, waves, and currents during meteorological frontal passages in a shallow, micro-tidal bay. Presented at the 22nd Biennial Conference of the Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation, San Diego, CA.            

Carlin, J. A., and T. M. Dellapenna, February 2013. Development of the modern Brazos River delta: a deltaic response to natural and anthropogenic changes in the coastal zone and the watershed. Presented at the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography, New Orleans, LA.

Carlin, J. A., and T. M. Dellapenna, December 2012. Event driven deltaic sedimentation on a low gradient, low energy shelf: the sediment dynamics of the Brazos River subaqueous delta. Poster presented at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

Carlin, J. A., T. M. Dellapenna, and Eyerdom, T., February 2012. Dynamics of a developing sub-aqueous delta: progradation/degradation, natural/anthropogenic alterations and cross-shelf transport on the Brazos River delta, TX. Poster presented at the 2012 Ocean Sciences Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT.

Carlin, J.A., and Dellapenna, T.M., November 2011. Salt wedge controlled sediment dynamics of the Brazos River, TX: storage in the lower river, transport to the shelf. Presented at the 21nd Biennial Conference of the Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation, Daytona Beach, FL.       

Carlin, J.A., and Dellapenna, April 2011. Sediment dynamics of the Brazos River, Texas: storage in the lower river, transport to the shelf. Presented at the American Association of Petroleum Geologists Annual Convention and Expo, Houston, TX.