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Wynn, R.B., Masson, D.G., Stow, D.A.V., and Weaver, P.P.E. (2000) The Northwest African slope apron: a modern analogue for deep-water systems with complex seafloor topography, Marine and Petroleum Geology, v.17, 253-265.

Wynn, R.B., Masson, D.G., Stow, D.A.V., and Weaver, P.P.E. (2000) Turbidity current sediment waves on the submarine slopes of the western Canary Islands, Marine Geology, v.163, 185-198.

Weaver, P.P.E., Wynn, R.B., Kenyon, N.H. and Evans, J. (2000) Continental margin sedimentation with special reference to the Northeast Atlantic margin, Sedimentology, v.47 (Supplement 1), 239-256.

Wynn, R.B., Masson, D.G., Stow, D.A.V., and Weaver, P.P.E. (2000) Turbidity current sediment waves in subsurface sequences. In: Fine-Grained Turbidite Systems (Ed. by A.H. Bouma, C.E. Stelting and C.G. Stone), AAPG Memoir 72/SEPM Spec. Publ. 68, 299-306.

Wynn, R.B., Weaver, P.P.E., Ercilla, G., Stow, D.A.V., and Masson, D.G. (2000) Sedimentary processes in the Selvage sediment wave field, NE Atlantic: new insights into the formation of sediment waves beneath turbidity currents, Sedimentology, v.47, 1181-1198.

Ercilla, G., Wynn, R.B., Alonso, B., and Baraza, J. (2001) Ondas de sedimento de origen turbiditico en los margenes y cuendas profundas del Atlantico, Geotemas, v.3, 149-154.

Wynn, R.B., Weaver, P.P.E., Stow, D.A.V., and Masson, D.G. (2002) Turbidite depositional architecture across three interconnected deep-water basins on the Northwest African margin. Sedimentology, v.49, 669-695.

Wynn, R.B., Stow, D.A.V., Kenyon, N.H., Masson, D.G., and Weaver, P.P.E. (2002) Characterization and recognition of deep-water channel-lobe transition zones. AAPG Bulletin, v.86, 1441-1462.

Wynn, R.B. and Stow, D.A.V. (2002) Recognition and interpretation of deep-water sediment waves: implications for palaeoceanography, hydrocarbon exploration and flow process interpretation. Marine Geology Special Issue (Introduction), v.192, 1-3.

Wynn, R.B. and Stow, D.A.V. (2002) Classification and characterisation of deep-water sediment waves. Marine Geology Special Issue, v.192, 7-22.

Wynn, R.B., Masson, D.G. and Bett, B.J. (2002) Hydrodynamic significance of variable ripple morphology across deep-water barchan dunes in the Faroe-Shetland Channel. Marine Geology Special Issue, v.192, 309-319.

Ercilla, G., Wynn, R.B., Alonso, B. and Baraza, J. (2002) Initiation and evolution of turbidity current sediment waves in the Magdalena Turbidite System. Marine Geology Special Issue, v.192, 153-169.

Ercilla, G., Alonso, B., Wynn, R.B. and Baraza, J. (2002) Turbidity current sediment waves on irregular slopes: observations from the Orinoco sediment-wave field. Marine Geology Special Issue, v.192, 171-187.

Wynn, R.B., Piper, D.J.W, and Gee, M.J.R. (2002) Generation and migration of coarse-grained sediment waves in turbidity current channels and channel-lobe transition zones. Marine Geology Special Issue, v.192, 59-78.

Talling, P.J., Peakall, J., Sparks, R.S.J., O’ Cofaigh, C.S., Dowdeswell, J.A., Felix, M., Wynn, R.B., Baas, J.H., Hogg, A.J., Masson, D.G., Taylor, J., and Weaver, P.P.E. (2002) Experimental constraints on shear mixing rates and processes: implications for the dilution of submarine debris flows. In: Glacier influenced sedimentation on high latitude continental margins (Ed. by J.A. Dowdeswell and C.S. O’ Cofaigh). Geol. Soc. London Spec. Publ., 203, 89-103.

Wynn, R.B., Weaver, P.P.E., Masson, D.G. and Stow, D.A.V. (2003) The Moroccan Turbidite System. In: European margin sediment dynamics: Sidescan sonar and seismic images (Ed. by J. Mienert and P.P.E. Weaver), Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 279-282.

Wynn, R.B., Weaver, P.P.E. and Masson, D.G. (2003) Canyon switching in the Moroccan Turbidite System, Northwest African margin In: European margin sediment dynamics: Sidescan sonar and seismic images (Ed. by J. Mienert and P.P.E. Weaver), Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 289-292.

Amy, L. A., McCaffrey W. D. & Kneller, B. C., 2000. Evaluating the links between turbidite characteristics and gross system architecture: Upscaling insights from the turbidite sheet system of Peïra Cava. In: Deep water Reservoirs of the World (Eds. Weimer, P., Slatt, R. M., Coleman, J., Rosen, N. C., Nelson, H. Bouma, A. H., Styzen, M. J. and Lawrence, D. T) Gulf Coast Section Society of Economic Palaeontologists and Mineralogists Foundation 20th Annual Research Conference (CD-ROM), 1-15.

Akhmetzhanov, A., Kenyon, N.H., Ivanov, M., Cronin, B.T. (2003) The Continental Rise West of Porcupine Seabight, Northeast Atlantic. In: Mienert, J. & Weaver, P.P.E. (Eds) European Margin Sediment Dynamics, Springer-Verlag, p187-192.

Akhmetzhanov, A.M., Kenyon, N.H., Ivanov, M.K., Wheeler, A.J., Shashkin, P.V., van Weering, T.C.E. (2003) Giant Carbonate Mounds and Current-Swept Seafloors on the Slopes of the SouthernRockall Trough. In: Mienert, J. & Weaver, P.P.E. (Eds) European Margin Sediment Dynamics, Springer-Verlag, p203-210.

Masson, D.G. (2001) Sedimentary processes shaping the eastern slope of the Faeroe-Shetland Channel. Continental Shelf Research 21,825-857.

Masson, D.G., Watts, A.B., Gee, M.R.J., Urgeles, R., Mitchell, N.C., Le Bas, T.P. and Canals, M. 2002. Slope failures on the flanks of the western Canary Islands. Earth Science Reviews 57, 1-35.

Masson, D.G., Howe, J.A. and Stoker, M.S. (2002) Bottom current sediment waves, sediment drifts and contourites in the northern Rockall Trough. Marine Geology 192, 215-237.

Masson, D.G., Watts, A.B. (2003) Debris Avalanche Deposits on the Flanks of the Canary Islands: Contrasts Between El Hierro and Tenerife. In: Mienert, J. & Weaver, P.P.E. (Eds) European Margin Sediment Dynamics, Springer-Verlag, p271-278.

Weaver P.P.E. (2003) The NW African Continental Margin - history of sediment accumulation, landslide deposits and hiatuses as revealed by drilling the Madeira Abyssal Plain. Paleoceanography (in press).

Weaver, P.P.E., Canals, M. (2003) The Iberian and Canaries Margin including NW Africa. In: Mienert, J. & Weaver, P.P.E. (Eds) European Margin Sediment Dynamics, Springer-Verlag, p251-260.

AKHMANOV, G., KENYON, N.H., IVANOV, M.H. and CRONIN, B.T. (2002) The continental rise west of Porcupine Seabight, Northeast Atlantic. In: Jürgen Mienert & Phil Weaver (Eds.), European Margin Sediment Dynamics: side-scan sonar and seismic images. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, p.187-192.

CRONIN, B.T. and HURST, A. (2001). Deep-water canyon and channel architecture: analogues for evolved linear to sinuous channel complexes offshore West Africa. In: Fraser, S.I., Johnson, H.D., Fraser, A.J. and Evans, A.M. (Eds). Petroleum Geology of deepwater depositional systems: advances in understanding 3D architecture. 20-22 March, Geological Society, London.

CRONIN, B.T, HURST, A., AKHMANOV, G.G., SPADINI, G. and ROCCHINI, P. (2000). High resolution marine geophysical data as proxies for prediction of reservoir quality and geometry in deep-water settings: analogue data from modern, high and low N:G settings and their application to the sub-surface. Offshore Magazine, Houston, Vol. 60, No. 11, p.98-101.

CRONIN, B.T., GÜRBÜZ, K., SATUR, N. and HURST, A. (2000). Characteristics of a carbonate deep-water slope in the marginal part of a submarine fan system. Sedimentology, 47, p.801-824.

CRONIN, B.T., HARTLEY, A.J., CELIK, H., HURST, A., TURKMEN, I. and KEREY, E. (2000). Equilibrium profile development in graded deep-water slopes: Eocene, Eastern Turkey. Journal of the Geological Society, 157, p.943-955.

CRONIN, B.T., HURST, A., CELIK, H. and TURKMEN, I. (2000). An outcrop example of channel and levee complex in an ancient deep-water slope environment. Sedimentary Geology, 132, No. 3-4, p.205-216.

HURST, A., CRONIN, B.T. and HARTLEY, A.J. (2000). Reservoir modelling sand-rich deep-water clastics: the necessity of down-scaling. Petroleum Geoscience, 6, No. 1, p.67-76.

Lomas, S.A., Cronin B.T., Hartley, A.J., Duranti, D., Hurst, A., Mackay, E., Clark, S.J., Palumbo, B. & Kelly, S. (2000). Detailed characterisation of lateral heterogeneities in exceptionally exposed sand-rich turbidite outcrops from the Grès d’Annot, SE France. In: Weimer, P. et al. (eds) Deep-Water Reservoirs of the World. SEPM spec. publ. (December 2000), p.502-514.

SATUR, N., HURST, A., CRONIN, B.T., KELLING, G. and GÜRBÜZ, K. (2000). Sand body geometry in a sand-rich, deep-water clastic system, Miocene Cingoz Formation of southern Turkey. Marine and Petroleum Geology , 17, No.2, p.239-252

WHEELER, A., KENYON, N.H., IVANOV, M.H., BEYER, A., CRONIN, B.T., McDONNELL, A., SCHENKE, H.W., AKHMENTZHANOV, A.M., SATUR, N., and ZARAGOSI, S. (2002). The Gollum Channel system, Porcupine Seabight. In: Jürgen Mienert & Phil Weaver (Eds.), European Margin Sediment Dynamics: side-scan sonar and seismic images. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, p.183-186.


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