Turbidite Research Paper in Nature

Posted on 08.23.2015

Gary Parker and two of his Illinois post-docs have a paper published online in Nature Geoscience starting on November 13, 2011.

The reference is:

Cantero, M. I., Cantelli, A., Pirmez, C., Balachandar, S., Mohrig, D., Hickson, T.A., Yeh, T-H, Naruse, H. and Parker. G. 2011. Emplacement of massive turbidites linked to extinction of turbulence in turbidity currents. Nature Geoscience, will be published online, November 13, 2011.

The lead researcher in the work, Mariano Cantero, made his contribution as a Post-doc working at UIUC under Gary, in the Geology Department. The second author was also a Post-doc at UIUC under Gary, working through Civil and Environmental Engineering.