research

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Fluvial stratigraphy of Mars

Publications

*Hughes, C.M., B.T. Cardenas, T.A. Goudge, and D. Mohrig (2019) Deltaic Deposits Indicative of a Paleo-Coastline at Aeolis Dorsa, Mars.

Goudge, T.A., D. Mohrig, B.T. Cardenas, *C.M. Hughes, and C.I. Fassett (2018) Stratigraphy and Paleohydrology of Delta Channel Deposits, Jezero Crater, Mars, Icarus.

Cardenas, B.T., D. Mohrig, and T.A. Goudge (2018) Fluvial stratigraphy of valley fills at Aeolis Dorsa, Mars: Evidence for base-level fluctuations controlled by a downstream water body, GSA Bulletin.

*Undergraduate mentee


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Aeolian sedimentology

Publications

Swanson, T., Mohrig, D., Kocurek, G., Cardenas, B.T., Wolinsky, M.A. (submitted) Preservation of autogenic processes and allogenic forcings within set-scale aeolian architecture I: numerical experiments.

Cardenas, B.T., G. Kocurek, D. Mohrig, T. Swanson, *C.M. Hughes, and S.C. Brothers (submitted) Preservation of autogenic processes and allogenic forcings within set-scale aeolian architecture II: the scour-fill dominated Jurassic Page Sandstone, Arizona, USA.

*Zhao, X., Cardenas, B.T., and Kim, W. (in prep) Grainflow strata: from surface process to subsurface record. 

Kocurek, G., et al. including B.T.  Cardenas (2018) Antecedent aeolian dune topographic control on carbonate and evaporate facies: Jurassic Todilto Member, Wanakah Formation, Ghost Ranch, New Mexico, USA, Sedimentology.

*Undergraduate mentee


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Exhumed channel-belt anatomy

Publications

Cardenas, B.T., D. Mohrig, T.A. Goudge, *C.M. Hughes, J.S. Levy, T. Swanson, and J. Mason (in prep) Anatomy of an exhumed channel-belt.

*Undergraduate mentee