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Grain size controls on the morphology and internal geometry of river-dominated deltas (2015)
Journal Article
Burpee, A. P., Slingerland, R. L., Best, J., Cederberg, J., Caldwell, R., Nijhuis, A., …Slingerland, R. (2015). Grain size controls on the morphology and internal geometry of river-dominated deltas. Journal of Sedimentary Research, 85(6), (699-714). doi:10.2110/jsr.2015.39. ISSN 1527-1404

Predictions of a delta's morphology, facies, and stratigraphy are typically derived from its relative wave, tide, and river energies, with sediment type playing a lesser role. Here we test the hypothesis that, all other factors being equal, the topse... Read More