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Hage, S., Cartigny, M.J.B. , Clare, M.A., Sumner, E.J., Vendettuoli, D., Hughes Clarke, J.E., Hubbard, S.M., Talling, P.J., Lintern, D.G., Stacey, C.D. and Englert, R.G. (2018) How to recognize crescentic bedforms formed by supercritical turbidity currents in the geologic record: Insights from active submarine channels.
Geology, 46, 563-566 pdf  

Pope, E.L., Jutzeler, M., Cartigny, M.J.B. , Shreeve, J., Talling, P.J., Wright, I.C. and Wysoczanski, R.J. (2018) Origin of spectacular fields of submarine sediment waves around volcanic islands.
Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 493, 12-24 pdf  

Azpiroz‐Zabala, M., Cartigny, M.J.B. , Sumner, E.J., Clare, M.A., Talling, P.J., Parsons, D.R. and Cooper, C.,(2017) A general model for the helical structure of geophysical flows in channel bends.
Geophysical Research Letters, 45, 855-863 pdf  

de Leeuw, J., Eggenhuisen, J.T. and Cartigny, M.J.B. (2018) Linking submarine channel–levee facies and architecture to flow structure of turbidity currents: insights from flume tank experiments.
Sedimentology, 65, 931-951 link  

Hizzett, J.L., Hughes Clarke, J.E., Sumner, E.J., Cartigny, M.J.B. , Talling, P.J. and Clare, M.A.,(2017) Which triggers produce the most erosive, frequent and longest runout turbidity currents on deltas?
Geophysical Research Letters, DOI:10.1002/2017GL075751 pdf  


Azpiroz-Zabala, M., Cartigny, M.J.B. , Talling, P.J., Parsons, D.R., Sumner, E.J., Clare, M.A., Simmons, S.M., Pope, E.L., in press. Newly recognised turbidity current structure can explain prolonged flushing of submarine canyons.
Science Advances, 3, e1700200. pdf  

Symons, W.O., Sumner, E.J., Paull, C.K., Cartigny, M.J.B., Xu, J.P., Maier, K.L., Lorenson, T.D., and Talling, P.J., (2017) A new model for turbidity current behaviour based on integration of flow monitoring and precision coring in a submarine canyon,
Geology, 45, 367-370. pdf  

Vellinga, A.J., Cartigny, M.J.B., Eggenhuisen, J.T. and Hansen, E.W., 2017. Morphodynamics and depositional signature of low‐aggradation cyclic steps: New insights from a depth‐resolved numerical model.
Sedimentology, DOI:10.1111/sed.12391 pdf   movie 1   movie 2  

Eggenhuisen, J.T., Cartigny, M.J.B., de Leeuw, J., (2017) Physical theory for near-bed turbulent particle-suspension capacity.
Earth Surface Dynamics, 5, 369-381. pdf  

De Leeuw, J., Eggenhuisen, J.T., Cartigny, M.J.B., (2017) Linking submarine channel-levee facies and architecture to flow structure of turbidity currents; insights from flume tank experiments.
Sedimentology, DOI: 10.1111/sed.12411

Clare, M.A., Vardy, M.E., Cartigny, M.J.B., Talling, P.J., Himsworth, M.D., Dix, J.K., Harris, J.M., Whitehouse, R.J.S., Belal, M., (2017) Direct monitoring of active geohazards: emerging geophysical tools for deep-water assessments.
Near Surface Geophysics, DOI:10.3997/1873-0604.2017033. pdf  


De Leeuw, J. , Eggenhuisen, J.T., Cartigny, M.J.B., (2016), Morphodynamics of submarine channel inception revealed by new experimental approach.
Nature Communications, 7. pdf  

Slootman, A. , Cartigny, M.J.B., Moscariello, A., Chiaradia, M., de Boer, P.L., (2016) Quantification of tsunami-induced flows on a Mediterranean carbonate ramp reveals catastrophic evolution.
Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 444, 192-204. link  

Clare, M.A., Hughes Clarke, J.E., Talling, P.T., Cartigny, M.J.B., Pratomo, D.G. (2016) Preconditioning and triggering of offshore slope failures and turbidity currents revealed by most detailed monitoring yet at a fjord-head delta.
Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 450, 208-220. link  

Pope, E.L., Talling, P. J., Hunt, J. E., Dowdeswell, J. A., Allin, J. R., Cartigny, M. J.B., ... & Watts, M. (2016). Long-term record of Barents Sea Ice Sheet advance to the shelf edge from a 140,000 year record.
Quaternary Science Reviews, 150, 55-66.

Symons, W.O., Sumner, E.J., Talling, P.J., Cartigny, M.J.B., Clare, M.A. (2016), Large-scale sediment waves and scours on the modern seafloor and their implications for the prevalence of supercritical flows,
Marine geology, 371, 130-148.


Ventra, D., Cartigny, M.J.B., Bijkerk, J.F., Acikialin, S. (2015), Supercritical-flow structures on a Late Carboniferous delta front: Sedimentologic and paleoclimatic significance: Reply.
Geology, 43, e375-e375.

Zhong, G., Cartigny, M.J.B., Kuang, Z., Wang, L. (2015), Cyclic steps along the South Taiwan Shoal and West Penghu submarine canyons on the northeastern continental slope of the South China Sea.
Geological Society of America Bulletin, 127, 804-824.

Talling, P.J., Allin, J., Armitage, D.A., Arnott, R.W.C., Cartigny, M.J.B. et al. (2015), Key future directions for research on turbidity currents and their deposits.
Journal of Sedimentary Research, 85, 153-169.

Ventra, D., Cartigny, M.J.B., Bijkerk, J.F., Acikialin, S. (2015), Supercritical-flow structures on a Late Carboniferous delta front: Sedimentologic and paleoclimatic significance.
Geology, 43, 731-734.


Cartigny, M.J.B., Ventra, D., Postma G. and Van Den Berg, J.H. (2014), Morphodynamics and sedimentary structures of bedforms under supercritical-flow conditions: new insights from flume experiments.
Sedimentology, 61, 712-748.

Postma, G., Cartigny, M.J.B. (2014), Supercritical and subcritical turbidity currents and their deposits—A synthesis.
Geology, 42, 987-990.

Postma, G., Kleverlaan, K., Cartigny, M.J.B. (2014), Recognition of cyclic steps in sandy and gravelly turbidite sequences and consequences for the Bouma facies model.
Sedimentology, 61, 2268-2290.


Cartigny, M.J.B., Eggenhuisen, J.T., Hansen, E.W.M., Postma, G. (2013), Concentration-dependent flow stratification in experimental high-density turbidity currents and their relevance to turbidite facies models.
Journal of sedimentary Research, 83, 1046-1064.

Janocko, M., Cartigny, M.J.B., Nemec, W., Hansen E.W.M. (2013), Turbidity current hydraulics and sediment deposition in erodible sinuous channels: laboratory experiments and numerical simulations.
Marine and Petroleum Geology, 41, 222-249.


Cartigny, M.J.B., Postma, G. Van Den Berg, J.H. and Mastbergen, D.R. (2011), A comparative study of sediment waves and cyclic steps based on geometries, internal structures and numerical modeling.
Marine Geology, 280, 40-56.


Postma, G., Cartigny, M.J.B. and Kleverlaan, K. (2009), Structureless, coarse-tail graded Bouma Ta formed by internal hydraulic jump of the turbidity current?
Sedimentary Geology, 219, 1-6.



Cartigny, M.J.B. and Postma, G., (2017), Turbidity current bedforms. In Atlas of bedforms in the western Mediterranean, Springer International Publishing.

Lo Iacono, C., Cartigny, M.J.B., Agate, M. and Sulli, A. (2017), Potential cyclic step in a gully system of the Gulf of Palermo (Southern Tyrrhenian). In Atlas of bedforms in the western Mediterranean, Springer International Publishing.

Cartigny, M.J.B., Lo Iacono, C., Urgeles, R., Druet, M., Acosta, J. (2017), Bedforms in the Southern Submarine Canyons of the Balearic Islands (Western Mediterranean) interpreted as cyclic steps. In Atlas of bedforms in the western Mediterranean, Springer International Publishing.


Vellinga, A.J., Cartigny, M.J.B., Hansen, E.W.M. Talling, P.J., Clare, M.A., Sumner, E.J., Eggenhuisen, J.T. and Hoyal, D.C. (2016), Process-based modelling of turbidity currents: from computational fluid-dynamics to depositional signature, 2nd conference on forward modelling of sedimentary systems, AEGE, Trondheim.

Eggenhuisen, J.T., De Leeuw, J., Pohl, F., Cartigny, M.J.B., (2016), Taking physical modelling of deepwater depositional systems forwards, 2nd conference on forward modelling of sedimentary systems, AEGE, Trondheim.

Slootman, A, Cartigny, M.J.B., de Boer, P.L., Moscariello, A., (2016), Depositional character of submarine dunes on a Pleistocene distally steepened carbonate ramp (Favignana Island, Italy). In Marine and river dune dynamics, MARID V, North Wales, UK.

Krastel, S., Wynn, R.B., Feldens, P., Schürer, A., Böttner, C., Stevenson, C., Cartigny, M.J.B., Hühnerbach, V. and Unverricht, D. (2016), Flow Behaviour of a Giant Landslide and Debris Flow Entering Agadir Canyon, NW Africa. In Submarine Mass Movements and their Consequences (pp. 145-154). Springer International Publishing.

Postma, G., Hoyal, D.C., Abreu, V., Cartigny, M.J.B., Demko, T., Fedele, J.J., Kleverlaan, K. and Pederson, K.H. (2016), Morphodynamics of supercritical turbidity currents in the channel-lobe transition zone. In Submarine Mass Movements and their Consequences (pp. 469-478). Springer International Publishing.

Mastbergen, D., van den Ham, G., Cartigny, M.J.B., Koelewijn, A., de Kleine, M., Clare, M., Hizzett, J., Azpiroz, M. and Vellinga, A. (2016), Multiple flow slide experiment in the Westerschelde Estuary, The Netherlands. In Submarine Mass Movements and their Consequences (pp. 241-249). Springer International Publishing.


Lo Iacono, C., Agate, M., Sulli, A., Cartigny, M.J.B., Robert, K., Gori, A., Russo, T. (2015), Sedimentary processes, human impact and habitat distribution in Submarine Canyons of the Central and Western Mediterranean. CIESM workshop monographs, 47.

Clare, M.A., Cartigny, M.J.B., North, L.J., Talling, P.J., Vardy, M.E., Hizzett, J.L., Sumner, E.J., Hughes Clarke, J.E. and Spinewine, B. (2015), Quantification of Near-bed Dense Layers and Implications for Seafloor Structures: New Insights into the Most Hazardous Aspects of Turbidity Currents. In Offshore Technology Conference. Offshore Technology Conference.

Clare, M.A., Thomas, S., Mansour, M., Cartigny, M.J.B. (2015), Turbidity current hazard assessment for field layout planning. ISFOG, 2015.


Basani, R., Janocko, M., Cartigny, M.J.B., Hansen, E. W., & Eggenhuisen, J. T. (2014), MassFLOW‐3DTM as a simulation tool for turbidity currents. In From Depositional Systems to Sedimentary Successions on the Norwegian Continental Margin, IAS special publication, 46, 587-608.

Baas, J.A., Westlake, A., Eggenhuisen, J.T., Amoudry, L., Cartigny, M.J.B. (2014), Wave ripples in mixtures of cohesive clay and cohesionless sand: preliminary results. HYDRALAB IV Joint User Meeting, Lisbon.


Cartigny, M.J.B. (2012), Morphodynamics of supercritical high-density turbidity currents. Utrecht Studies in Earth Sciences, 10.

Cartigny, M.J.B., Van den Berg, J.H., Mulder, J. and Postma, G. (2009), Stability and morphodynamics of bedforms of the upper flow regime. 33rd IAHR conference, Vancouver.


Cartigny, M.J.B., Talmon, A.M., Delfos, R., Vlasblom, W.J. and Rosenbrand, W.F. (2007), On the relation between hydraulic losses due to pipeline bends and mixture stratification. CEDA conference, Rotterdam.