Publications

2019
Auer, G., De Vleeschouwer, D., Smith, R. A., Bogus, K., Groeneveld, J., Grunert, P., Henderiks, J. (2019). Timing and Pacing of Indonesian Throughflow Restriction and Its Connection to Late Pliocene Climate Shifts. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, 34(4), 635-657. doi:10.1029/2018pa003512
Beucher R, Moresi L, Giordani J, Mansour J, Sandiford D, Farrington R, Morón S. (2019). UWGeodynamics: A teaching and research tool for numerical geodynamic modelling. Journal of Open Source Software, 4(36), 1136. doi:doi.org/10.21105/joss.01136.
Cao, W. C., Flament, N., Zahirovic, S., Williams, S., & Muller, R. D. (2019). The interplay of dynamic topography and eustasy on continental flooding in the late Paleozoic. Tectonophysics, 761, 108-121. doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2019.04.018
Cao, W. C., Williams, S., Flament, N., Zahirovic, S., Scotese, C., & Muller, R. D. (2019). Palaeolatitudinal distribution of lithologic indicators of climate in a palaeogeographic framework. Geological Magazine, 156(2), 331-354. doi:10.1017/s0016756818000110
Ding, X. S., Salles, T., Flament, N., & Rey, P. (2019). Quantitative stratigraphic analysis in a source-to-sink numerical framework. Geoscientific Model Development, 12(6), 2571-2585. doi:10.5194/gmd-12-2571-2019
Gallagher, S. J., & deMenocal, P. B. (2019). Finding Dry Spells in Ocean Sediments. Oceanography, 32(1), 60-63. doi:10.5670/oceanog.2019.120
I'Anson, A., Elders, C., & McHarg, S. (2019). Marginal fault systems of the Northern Carnarvon Basin: Evidence for multiple Palaeozoic extension events, North-West Shelf, Australia. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 101, 211-229. doi:10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2018.11.040
Ishiwa, T., Yokoyama, Y., Reuning, L., McHugh, C. M., De Vleeschouwer, D., & Gallagher, S. J. (2019). Australian Summer Monsoon variability in the past 14,000 years revealed by IODP Expedition 356 sediments. Progress in Earth and Planetary Science, 6, 10. doi:10.1186/s40645-019-0262-5
Merdith, A. S., Williams, S. E., Brune, S., Collins, A. S., & Muller, R. D. (2019). Rift and plate boundary evolution across two supercontinent cycles. Global and Planetary Change, 173, 1-14. doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2018.11.006
Morón, S., Cawood, P. A., Haines, P. W., Gallagher, S. J., Zahirovic, S., Lewis, C. J., & Moresi, L. (2019). Long-lived transcontinental sediment transport pathways of East Gondwana. Geology, 47(6), 513-516. doi:10.1130/g45915.1
Rochette, P., Alac, R., Beck, P., Brocard, G., Cavosie, A. J., Debaille, V., Cornec, J. (2019). Pantasma: Evidence for a Pleistocene circa 14 km diameter impact crater in Nicaragua. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 54(4), 880-901. doi:10.1111/maps.13244
Seton, M., Williams, S., Mortimer, N., Meffre, S., Micklethwaite, S., & Zahirovic, S. (2019). Magma production along the Lord Howe Seamount Chain, northern Zealandia. Geological Magazine, 156(9), 1605-1617. doi:10.1017/s0016756818000912
Simon, E. W., Joanne, M. J., Jacqueline, A. H., & Dietmar, M. R. (2019). Australian-Antarctic breakup and seafloor spreading: Balancing geological and geophysical constraints. Earth-Science Reviews, 188, 41-58. doi:10.1016/j.earscirev.2018.10.011
Ulvrova, M. M., Brune, S., & Williams, S. (2019). Breakup Without Borders: How Continents Speed Up and Slow Down During Rifting. Geophysical Research Letters, 46(3), 1338-1347. doi:10.1029/2018gl080387
Yang, T., Moresi, L., Gurnis, M., Liu, S. F., Sandiford, D., Williams, S., & Capitanio, F. A. (2019). Contrasted East Asia and South America tectonics driven by deep mantle flow. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 517, 106-116. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2019.04.025
Young, A., Flament, N., Maloney, K., Williams, S., Matthews, K., Zahirovic, S., & Muller, R. D. (2019). Global kinematics of tectonic plates and subduction zones since the late Paleozoic Era. Geoscience Frontiers, 10(3), 989-1013. doi:10.1016/j.gsf.2018.05.011

 

2018
Arnould, M., Coltice, N., Flament, N., Seigneur, V., & Muller, R. D. (2018). On the Scales of Dynamic Topography in Whole-Mantle Convection Models. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 19(9), 3140-3163. doi:10.1029/2018gc007516
Authemayou, C., Brocard, G., Delcaillau, B., Molliex, S., Pedoja, K., Husson, L., . . . Cahyarini, S. Y. (2018). Unraveling the roles of asymmetric uplift, normal faulting and groundwater flow to drainage rearrangement in an emerging karstic landscape. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 43(9), 1885-1898. doi:10.1002/esp.4363
Barnett-Moore, N., Muller, D. R., Williams, S., Skogseid, J., & Seton, M. (2018). A reconstruction of the North Atlantic since the earliest Jurassic. Basin Research, 30, 160-185. doi:10.1111/bre.12214
Braz, C., Seton, M., Flament, N., & Muller, R. D. (2018). Geodynamic reconstruction of an accreted Cretaceous back-arc basin in the Northern Andes. Journal of Geodynamics, 121, 115-132. doi:10.1016/j.jog.2018.09.008
Brune, S., Williams, S. E., & Muller, R. D. (2018). Oblique rifting: the rule, not the exception. Solid Earth, 9(5), 1187-1206. doi:10.5194/se-9-1187-2018
Cao, X. Z., Flament, N., Muller, D., & Li, S. Z. (2018). The Dynamic Topography of Eastern China Since the Latest Jurassic Period. Tectonics, 37(5), 1274-1291. doi:10.1029/2017tc004830
De Vleeschouwer, D., Auer, G., Smith, R., Bogus, K., Christensen, B., Groeneveld, J., . . . Palike, H. (2018). The amplifying effect of Indonesian Throughflow heat transport on Late Pliocene Southern Hemisphere climate cooling. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 500, 15-27. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2018.07.035
Frieling, J., Huurdeman, E. P., Rem, C. C. M., Donders, T. H., Pross, J., Bohaty, S. M., . . . Bijl, P. K. (2018). Identification of the Paleocene–Eocene boundary in coastal strata in the Otway Basin, Victoria, Australia. J. Micropalaeontol., 37(1), 317-339. doi:10.5194/jm-37-317-2018
Gallagher, S. J., Reuning, L., Himmler, T., Henderiks, J., De Vleeschouwer, D., Groeneveld, J., . . . Expedition 356 Shipboard, S. (2018). The enigma of rare Quaternary oolites in the Indian and Pacific Oceans: A result of global oceanographic physicochemical conditions or a sampling bias? Quaternary Science Reviews, 200, 114-122. doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2018.09.028
Gallagher, S. J., Sagawa, T., Henderson, A. C. G., Saavedra-Pellitero, M., De Vleeschouwe, D., Black, H., . . . Tada, R. (2018). East Asian Monsoon History and Paleoceanography of the Japan Sea Over the Last 460,000Years. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, 33(7), 683-702. doi:10.1029/2018pa003331
Goff, J. A., Zahirovic, S., & Muller, R. D. (2018). No Evidence for Milankovitch Cycle Influence on Abyssal Hills at Intermediate, Fast, and Superfast Spreading Rates. Geophysical Research Letters, 45(19), 10305-10313. doi:10.1029/2018gl079400
Gurnis, M., Yang, T., Cannon, J., Turner, M., Williams, S., Flament, N., & Muller, R. D. (2018). Global tectonic reconstructions with continuously deforming and evolving rigid plates. Computers & Geosciences, 116, 32-41. doi:10.1016/j.cageo.2018.04.007
Hassan, R., Gurnis, M., Williams, S. E., & Muller, R. D. (2018). SPGM: A Scalable PaleoGeomorphology Model. Softwarex, 7, 263-272. doi:10.1016/j.softx.2018.07.005
I'Anson, A., Deighton, I., Muller, R. D., Dutkiewicz, A., & Heine, C. (2018). Burial and exhumation history of the Galilee Basin, Australia: Implications for unconventional hydrocarbon prospectivity. Aapg Bulletin, 102(3), 483-507. doi:10.1306/0608171609417067
Johansson, L., Zahirovic, S., & Muller, R. D. (2018). The Interplay Between the Eruption and Weathering of Large Igneous Provinces and the Deep-Time Carbon Cycle. Geophysical Research Letters, 45(11), 5380-5389. doi:10.1029/2017gl076691
Korasidis, V. A., Wallace, M. W., Wagstaff, B. E., Gallagher, S. J., McCaffrey, J. C., Allan, T., . . . Fletcher, M.-S. (2018). New age controls on Oligocene and Miocene sediments in southeastern Australia. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 256, 20-31. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.revpalbo.2018.05.003
Korchinski, M., Rey, P. F., Mondy, L., Teyssier, C., & Whitney, D. L. (2018). Numerical investigation of deep-crust behavior under lithospheric extension. Tectonophysics, 726, 137-146. doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2017.12.029
Mondy, L. S., Rey, P. F., Duclaux, G., & Moresi, L. (2018). The role of asthenospheric flow during rift propagation and breakup. Geology, 46(2), 103-106. doi:10.1130/g39674.1
Morón, S., & Amos, K. J. (2018). Downstream grain-size changes associated with a transition from single channel to anabranching. Sedimentology, 65(5), 1590-1610. doi:10.1111/sed.12439
Müller, D., Rey, P., Beucher, R., Cannon, J., Rohitash, C., Mallard, C., . . . Zahirovic, S. (2018). Education matters: The ARC Basin GENESIS Hub – connecting solid Earth evolution to sedimentary basins. Preview, 2018(195), 27-32. doi:https://doi.org/10.1071/PVV2018N195P27
Muller, R. D., Cannon, J., Qin, X. D., Watson, R. J., Gurnis, M., Williams, S., . . . Zahirovic, S. (2018). GPlates: Building a Virtual Earth Through Deep Time. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 19(7), 2243-2261. doi:10.1029/2018gc007584
Muller, R. D., Cannon, J., Williams, S., & Dutkiewicz, A. (2018). PyBacktrack 1.0: A Tool for Reconstructing Paleobathymetry on Oceanic and Continental Crust. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 19(6), 1898-1909. doi:10.1029/2017gc007313
Muller, R. D., Hassan, R., Gurnis, M., Flament, N., & Williams, S. E. (2018). Dynamic topography of passive continental margins and their hinterlands since the Cretaceous. Gondwana Research, 53, 225-251. doi:10.1016/j.gr.2017.04.028
Salles, T., Ding, X. S., & Brocard, G. (2018). pyBadlands: A framework to simulate sediment transport, landscape dynamics and basin stratigraphic evolution through space and time. Plos One, 13(4), 24. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0195557
Salles, T., Ding, X. S., Webster, J. M., Vila-Concejo, A., Brocard, G., & Pall, J. (2018). A unified framework for modelling sediment fate from source to sink and its interactions with reef systems over geological times. Scientific Reports, 8, 11. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-23519-8
Salles, T., Pall, J., Webster, J. M., & Dechnik, B. (2018). Exploring coral reef responses to millennial-scale climatic forcings: insights from the 1-D numerical tool pyReef-Core v1.0. Geoscientific Model Development, 11(6), 2093-2110. doi:10.5194/gmd-11-2093-2018
Tagliaro, G., Fulthorpe, C. S., Gallagher, S. J., McHugh, C. M., Kominz, M., & Lavier, L. L. (2018). Neogene siliciclastic deposition and climate variability on a carbonate margin: Australian Northwest Shelf. Marine Geology, 403, 285-300. doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2018.06.007
Thran, A. C., Dutkiewicz, A., Spence, P., & Muller, R. D. (2018). Controls on the global distribution of contourite drifts: Insights from an eddy-resolving ocean model. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 489, 228-240. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2018.02.044
Wang, H. L., Wang, Y. Y., Gurnis, M., Zahirovic, S., & Leng, W. (2018). A long-lived Indian Ocean slab: Deep dip reversal induced by the African LLSVP. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 497, 1-11. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2018.05.050
Yang, T., Gurnis, M., & Zahirovic, S. (2018). Slab avalanche-induced tectonics in self-consistent dynamic models. Tectonophysics, 746, 251-265. doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2016.12.007

 

2017
Barnett-Moore, N., Hassan, R., Flament, N., & Muller, D. (2017). The deep Earth origin of the Iceland plume and its effects on regional surface uplift and subsidence. Solid Earth, 8(1), 235-254. doi:10.5194/se-8-235-2017
Barnett-Moore, N., Hassan, R., Muller, R. D., Williams, S. E., & Flament, N. (2017). Dynamic topography and eustasy controlled the paleogeographic evolution of northern Africa since the mid-Cretaceous. Tectonics, 36(5), 929-944. doi:10.1002/2016tc004280
Brune, S., Williams, S. E., & Muller, R. D. (2017). Potential links between continental rifting, CO2 degassing and climate change through time. Nature Geoscience, 10(12), 941-+. doi:10.1038/s41561-017-0003-6
Cao, W. C., Zahirovic, S., Flament, N., Williams, S., Golonka, J., & Muller, R. D. (2017). Improving global paleogeography since the late Paleozoic using paleobiology. Biogeosciences, 14(23), 5425-5439. doi:10.5194/bg-14-5425-2017
Dutkiewicz, A., Muller, R. D., Wang, X., O'Callaghan, S., Cannon, J., & Wright, N. M. (2017). Predicting Sediment Thickness on Vanished Ocean Crust Since 200 Ma. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 18(12), 4586-4603. doi:10.1002/2017gc007258
Dyksterhuis, S., & Muller, R. D. (2017). Future intraplate stress and the longevity of carbon storage. Fuel, 200, 31-36. doi:10.1016/j.fuel.2017.03.042
Flament, N., Williams, S., Muller, R. D., Gurnis, M., & Bower, D. J. (2017). Origin and evolution of the deep thermochemical structure beneath Eurasia. Nature Communications, 8, 9. doi:10.1038/ncomms14164
Gion, A. M., Williams, S. E., & Muller, R. D. (2017). A reconstruction of the Eurekan Orogeny incorporating deformation constraints. Tectonics, 36(2), 304-320. doi:10.1002/2015tc004094
Harrington, L., Zahirovic, S., Flament, N., & Muller, D. (2017). The role of deep Earth dynamics in driving the flooding and emergence of New Guinea since the Jurassic. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 479, 273-283. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2017.09.039
Rey, P. F., Mondy, L., Duclaux, G., Teyssier, C., Whitney, D. L., Bocher, M., & Prigent, C. (2017). The origin of contractional structures in extensional gneiss domes. Geology, 45(3), 263-266. doi:10.1130/g38595.1
Rubey, M., Brune, S., Heine, C., Davies, D. R., Williams, S. E., & Muller, R. D. (2017). Global patterns in Earth's dynamic topography since the Jurassic: the role of subducted slabs. Solid Earth, 8(5), 899-919. doi:10.5194/se-8-899-2017
Salles, T., Flament, N., & Muller, D. (2017). Influence of mantle flow on the drainage of eastern Australia since the Jurassic Period. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 18(1), 280-305. doi:10.1002/2016gc006617
Yang, T., Moresi, L., Muller, R. D., & Gurnis, M. (2017). Oceanic Residual Topography Agrees With Mantle Flow Predictions at Long Wavelengths. Geophysical Research Letters, 44(21), 10896-10906. doi:10.1002/2017gl074800

 

2016
Brune, S., Williams, S. E., Butterworth, N. P., & Muller, R. D. (2016). Abrupt plate accelerations shape rifted continental margins. Nature, 536(7615), 201-+. doi:10.1038/nature18319
Dutkiewicz, A., Muller, R. D., Hogg, A. M., & Spence, P. (2016). Vigorous deep-sea currents cause global anomaly in sediment accumulation in the Southern Ocean. Geology, 44(8), 663-666. doi:10.1130/g38143.1
Dutkiewicz, A., O'Callaghan, S., & Muller, R. D. (2016). Controls on the distribution of deep-sea sediments. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 17(8), 3075-3098. doi:10.1002/2016gc006428
Goktas, P., Austin, J. A., Fulthorpe, C. S., & Gallagher, S. J. (2016). Morphologies and depositional/erosional controls on evolution of Pliocene-Pleistocene carbonate platforms: Northern Carnarvon Basin, Northwest Shelf of Australia. Continental Shelf Research, 124, 63-82. doi:10.1016/j.csr.2016.05.009
Hassan, R., Muller, R. D., Gurnis, M., Williams, S. E., & Flament, N. (2016). A rapid burst in hotspot motion through the interaction of tectonics and deep mantle flow. Nature, 533(7602), 239-+. doi:10.1038/nature17422
Matthews, K. J., Maloney, K. T., Zahirovic, S., Williams, S. E., Seton, M., & Muller, D. (2016). Global plate boundary evolution and kinematics since the late Paleozoic. Global and Planetary Change, 146, 226-250. doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2016.10.002
Muller, R. D., Flament, N., Matthews, K. J., Williams, S. E., & Gurnis, M. (2016). Formation of Australian continental margin highlands driven by plate-mantle interaction. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 441, 60-70. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2016.02.025
Seton, M., Mortimer, N., Williams, S., Quilty, P., Gans, P., Meffre, S., . . . Matthews, K. J. (2016). Melanesian back-arc basin and arc development: Constraints from the eastern Coral Sea. Gondwana Research, 39, 77-95. doi:10.1016/j.gr.2016.06.011
Williams, S. E., Flament, N., & Muller, R. D. (2016). Alignment between seafloor spreading directions and absolute plate motions through time. Geophysical Research Letters, 43(4), 1472-1480. doi:10.1002/2015gl067155
Yang, T., Gurnis, M., & Zahirovic, S. (2016). Mantle-induced subsidence and compression in SE Asia since the early Miocene. Geophysical Research Letters, 43(5), 1901-1909. doi:10.1002/2016gl068050
Zahirovic, S., Flament, N., Muller, R. D., Seton, M., & Gurnis, M. (2016). Large fluctuations of shallow seas in low-lying Southeast Asia driven by mantle flow. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 17(9), 3589-3607. doi:10.1002/2016gc006434
Zahirovic, S., Matthews, K. J., Flament, N., Muller, R. D., Hill, K. C., Seton, M., & Gurnis, M. (2016). Tectonic evolution and deep mantle structure of the eastern Tethys since the latest Jurassic. Earth-Science Reviews, 162, 293-337. doi:10.1016/j.earscirev.2016.09.005

 

2015
Brune, S., Williams, S. E., Butterworth, N. P., & Muller, R. D. (2016). Abrupt plate accelerations shape rifted continental margins. Nature, 536(7615), 201-+. doi:10.1038/nature18319
Dutkiewicz, A., Muller, R. D., Hogg, A. M., & Spence, P. (2016). Vigorous deep-sea currents cause global anomaly in sediment accumulation in the Southern Ocean. Geology, 44(8), 663-666. doi:10.1130/g38143.1
Dutkiewicz, A., O'Callaghan, S., & Muller, R. D. (2016). Controls on the distribution of deep-sea sediments. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 17(8), 3075-3098. doi:10.1002/2016gc006428
Goktas, P., Austin, J. A., Fulthorpe, C. S., & Gallagher, S. J. (2016). Morphologies and depositional/erosional controls on evolution of Pliocene-Pleistocene carbonate platforms: Northern Carnarvon Basin, Northwest Shelf of Australia. Continental Shelf Research, 124, 63-82. doi:10.1016/j.csr.2016.05.009
Hassan, R., Muller, R. D., Gurnis, M., Williams, S. E., & Flament, N. (2016). A rapid burst in hotspot motion through the interaction of tectonics and deep mantle flow. Nature, 533(7602), 239-+. doi:10.1038/nature17422
Matthews, K. J., Maloney, K. T., Zahirovic, S., Williams, S. E., Seton, M., & Muller, D. (2016). Global plate boundary evolution and kinematics since the late Paleozoic. Global and Planetary Change, 146, 226-250. doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2016.10.002
Muller, R. D., Flament, N., Matthews, K. J., Williams, S. E., & Gurnis, M. (2016). Formation of Australian continental margin highlands driven by plate-mantle interaction. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 441, 60-70. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2016.02.025
Seton, M., Mortimer, N., Williams, S., Quilty, P., Gans, P., Meffre, S., . . . Matthews, K. J. (2016). Melanesian back-arc basin and arc development: Constraints from the eastern Coral Sea. Gondwana Research, 39, 77-95. doi:10.1016/j.gr.2016.06.011
Williams, S. E., Flament, N., & Muller, R. D. (2016). Alignment between seafloor spreading directions and absolute plate motions through time. Geophysical Research Letters, 43(4), 1472-1480. doi:10.1002/2015gl067155
Yang, T., Gurnis, M., & Zahirovic, S. (2016). Mantle-induced subsidence and compression in SE Asia since the early Miocene. Geophysical Research Letters, 43(5), 1901-1909. doi:10.1002/2016gl068050
Zahirovic, S., Flament, N., Muller, R. D., Seton, M., & Gurnis, M. (2016). Large fluctuations of shallow seas in low-lying Southeast Asia driven by mantle flow. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 17(9), 3589-3607. doi:10.1002/2016gc006434
Zahirovic, S., Matthews, K. J., Flament, N., Muller, R. D., Hill, K. C., Seton, M., & Gurnis, M. (2016). Tectonic evolution and deep mantle structure of the eastern Tethys since the latest Jurassic. Earth-Science Reviews, 162, 293-337. doi:10.1016/j.earscirev.2016.09.005

 

Theses

2018  
Name Title
Sam McHarg Structural Evolution of the Dampier Sub-basin
Wenchao Cao The post-Carboniferous advance and retreat of continental shallow seas in a tectonic and geodynamic context
Maelis Arnould Some surface expressions of mantle convective instabilities
Michael Tetley The co-evolution of plate tectonics and the deep Earth: Understanding lower mantle structures and their relationship with continental configuration over the past 1 billion years.
2017  
Name Title
Ben Mather
Adam Beall
Nick Barnett-Moore
Khalid Bargah
Nadia Fonda
Kirk Gilleran

 

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