Earth's Past Shapes Our Future
DEEP-SEA FANS and LANDSCAPES
Fildani, A., Hessler, A. M., Mason, C. C., McKay, M. P., and Stockli, D. F., 2018.
Late Pleistocene glacial transitions in North America altered major river drainages, as revealed by deep-sea sediment.
Nature Scientific Reports, v. 8. pdf
Fildani, A., McKay, M.P. , Stockli, D.F., Clark, J.D., Weislogel, A.L., Dykstra, M., Hessler, A.M., 2016.
The ancestral Mississippi drainage archived in the late Wisconsin Mississippi deep-sea fan. Geology, v. 44, 479-482. abstract
CLIMATE and WEATHERING
Hessler, A. M., Covault, J. A., Stockli, D. F., and Fildani, A. 2018.
Late Cenozoic cooling favored glacial over tectonic controls on sediment supply to the western Gulf of Mexico.
Geology, v. 46, p. 995-998. pdf
Hessler, A. M., Zhang, J., Covault, J., and Ambrose, W., 2017.
Continental weathering coupled to Paleogene climate changes in North America.
Geology, v. 45, 911-914. pdf
Hessler, A. M. and Lowe, D. R., 2017.
Initial generation of sand across climate zones of the Mojave, Sierra Nevada, and Klamath Batholiths in California, U.S.A.
Sedimentary Geology, v. 348, 37-50. pdf
MOUNTAINS and BASINS
McKay, M. P., Jackson, W. T., and Hessler, A. M., 2018.
Tectonic stress regime recorded by zircon Th/U.
Gondwana Research, v. 57, 1-9. abstract
Hessler, A. M. and Sharman, G. R., 2018.
Subduction zones and their hydrocarbon systems.
Geosphere, v. 14, p. 2044-2067. pdf
McKay, M. P., Coble, M. A., Hessler, A. M., Weislogel, A. L., and Fildani, A., 2016.
Petrogenesis and provenance of distal volcanic tuffs from the Permian-Triassic Karoo Basin, South Africa: A window into a dissected, magmatic province.
Geosphere, v. 12, 1-14. pdf
Hessler, A. M. and Fildani, A., 2015.
Andean forearc dynamics, as recorded by detrital zircon in the Eocene Talara Basin, NW Peru. Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 85, 646-659. pdf