Geosciences Faculty Publications--2005

1. Refereed Publications

Grove, K. and Niemi, T., 2005, Late Quaternary deformation and slip rates in the northern San Andreas fault zone at Olema Valley, Marin County, –250.

Leech, M.L., Singh, S., Jain, A.K., Klemperer, S.L., and Manickavasagam, R.M., 2005, The onset of India-Asia continental collision: Early, steep subduction Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 234, 83-97, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2005.02.038.

Stock, J.D., D.R. Montgomery, B. Collins, W.E. Dietrich, and L.S. Sklar, 2005, Field measurements of incision rates following bedrock exposure: Implications for process controls on the long-profiles of valleys cut by rivers and debris flows, Geological Society of America Bulletin, Vol. 117, No. 11/12, p. 174-195, doi:10.1130/B25560.1.

Wesnousky, Steven G., Barron, Andrew D., Briggs, Richard W., Caskey, S. John, Kumar, Senthil, Owen, Lewis, 2005, Paleoseismic transect across the northern Great Basin, Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 110, Issue B5, 25 p., 2005.

2. Refereed Technical Memoranda, Field Trip Publications, Books and Invited Journal and Conference Publications

Braudrick, C.A., G.T. Leverich, L.S. Sklar and W.E. Dietrich, 2005, Self-Formed Meanders (With Cutoffs) in a Laboratory Flume, Eos Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H44D-03.

Davis, J.R., L.S. Sklar, G.I. Demeter, K.X. Whipple and J.P. Johnson, 2005, The influence of bed roughness on partial alluviation in an experimental bedrock channel, Eos Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H53D-0508.

Demeter, G.I., L.S. Sklar and J.R. Davis, 2005, The influence of variable sediment supply and bed roughness on the spatial distribution of incision in a laboratory bedrock channel, Eos Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H53D-0519.

Fadde, J., J.G. Venditti, L.S. Sklar, M.A. Wydzga, P.A. Nelson and W.E. Dietrich, 2005, Propagation of sediment pulses in flume experiments simulating gravel augmentation in armored channels downstream of dams, Eos Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H53D-0487.

Farrow, J.W. and L.S. Sklar, 2005, Lithologic influence and experimental variability in gravel abrasion: implications for predicting rates of downstream fining of river bed sediments, GSA Cordilleran Section Annual Meeting, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 37, No. 4, p. 40.

Hampton, M., R. McLaughlin, R. Sullivan, O. Magoon, T. Kendall. L. Ewing. P. Mull, J. McCurrach, 2005, Coastal cliffs-landslides and urban developments, Northern California Geological Society Field Guide.

Johnson, J.P., J.W. Farrow, K.X. Whipple and L.S. Sklar, 2005, Sediment cover and lithologic feedbacks in bedrock channels and canyons, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 7, 03848.

Leverich, G.T., C.A. Braudrick, L.S. Sklar and W.E. Dietrich, 2005, The influence of variable discharge on channel morphology and rates of change in an experimental meandering floodplain river, Eos Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H53D-0507.

Johnson, J.P., K.X. Whipple and L.S. Sklar, 2005, Field Monitoring of Bedrock Channel Erosion and Morphology, Eos Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H52A-01.

Monteverdi, J.P., 2005: Review of Tornadoes (by Michael Allaby). Appears in Readings, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. July 2005, 7, pp. 998-1000.
Senter, A.E., E.F. Connor, L.S. Sklar and K.S. Strathman, 2005, Soil moisture, root density, and plant community associations for evaluating hydrologic restoration in northeastern Sierra Nevada meadows, GSA Cordilleran Section Annual Meeting, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 37, No. 4, p. 45.

Sklar, L.S., J.D. Stock, J.J. Roering, J.W. Kirchner, W.E. Dietrich, W. Chi, L. Hsu, M.L. Hsieh, S.J. Tsao, M.M. Chen, 2005, Evolution of fault scarp knickpoints following 1999 Chi-Chi earthquake in West-Central Taiwan, Eos Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H34A-06.

Sklar, L.S., J.D. Stock, J.J. Roering, J.W. Kirchner, W.E. Dietrich, W. Chi, L. Hsu, M.L. Hsieh, S.J. Tsao, M.M. Chen, 2005, Rapid evolution of fault scarp knickpoints following September 1999 Chi-Chi earthquake in West-Central Taiwan, 2005, International Association of Geomorphologists, Sixth International Conference, Abstracts Volume p. 507.

Sklar, L.S., B. Harvey, R. Lave, S. McBain, D. Reiser and L. Rempel, 2005, Key research needs in gravel augmentation, GSA Cordilleran Section Annual Meeting, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 37, No. 4, p. 89.

Venditti, J.G., W.E. Dietrich, P.A. Nelson, M.A. Wydzga, J. Fadde and L.S. Sklar, 2005, Can coarse surface layers in gravel-bedded rivers be mobilized by finer gravel bedload? Eos Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H51H-05.

3. Papers Presented at Conferences and Symposia

Blier, W., Monteverdi, J. and J. Null, 2005: The Historic San Francisco Flood of 25 February 2004. Amer Met Soc National Meeting, January 2005. (PDF)

Caskey, S.J., J.W. Bell, S.G. Wesnousky, D.B. Slemmons, 2005: The 1954 Rainbow Mountain - Stillwater - Fairview Peak - Dixie Valley earthquake sequence, central Nevada: 50 years later, Seism. Res. Lett., 76 (2), p. 244-245, 2005.

 Kennedy,  Drew G.,  S. John Caskey, 2005: Late Pleistocene to Holocene fold growth above the Serra fault, northern San Francisco Peninsula, California, Geol. Soc. Am. Abstracts with Programs, 37 (4), p. 92, 2005.

 Randolph-Loar, Carolyn E., S.J. Caskey, 2005: Neotectonic investigation of the southern Rodgers Creek fault, Sonoma County, California, Geol. Soc. Am. Abstracts with Programs, 37 (4), p. 69.

Davis, J., White, L., Grove, K., Snow, M.K., and Freiberg, E., 2005, Reaching Out to Communities and Kids with Science in San Francisco (SF-ROCKS): using research experiences to increase high school student interest in geosciences: GSA Abstracts with Programs, v. 37, n. 4, p. 82.

Frieberg, E. and J. Monteverdi, 2005: Relationship of Warm Season Cycles in Onshore Pressure Differences to Temperatures in North-central California. Amer Met Soc National Meeting, January 2005. (PDF) (Pictures)

Frieberg, E. and L. White, 2005: Involving High School Students in Meteorological Research: the SF Rocks Experience. Amer Met Soc National Meeting, January 2005. (PDF) (Pictures)

Gose, E., Frieberg, E., Meherin, C., and J. Monteverdi, 2005: Production of Television Forecasts for San Francisco State University Campus Television and the World Wide Web. Amer Met Soc National Meeting, January 2005. (PDF) (Pictures)

Grove, K., Scherer, A.M., and Caskey, J., 2005, Geomorphological evidence for spatially and temporally varying uplift rates adjacent to the San Andreas fault on the Point Reyes Peninsula: GSA Abstracts with Programs, v. 37, n. 4, p. 106.

Leech, M.L., Webb, L.E., and Yang, T.N., 2005, Diachronous histories for the Dabie-Sulu orogen from high-temperature geochronology, Geol. Soc. Am. Abstr. Prog.

Null, J., 2005: Hypothermia Deaths of Children in Vehicles. Amer Met Soc National Meeting, January 2005. (Poster) (Pictures)

Skamarock, W. and David Dempsey, 2005: The DTC Winter Forecast Experiment (DWFE): Kinetic Energy Spectra Analysis. The Sixth WRF/MM5 Users' Workshop, MMM Division, NCAR, 22-25 June 2005, Boulder, CO. (pdf)

Skamarock, William C. and David Dempsey, 2005: High-Resolution Winter-Season NWP: Preliminary Evaluation of the WRF ARW and NMM Models in the DWFE Forecast Experiment. AMS 17th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, 1-5 August 2005, Washington D.C.

Sullivan, Raymond and M.D. Sullivan, 2005, Middle Eocene Markley Canyon in the Sacramento Basin: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 37, No. 4, p. 34

Stanley R.G., Wentworth, C.M., Williams, R.A., Jachens, R.C., Graymer, R.W., Catchings, R.D., McLaughlin, R.J., Lillis, P.G., White, L.D., and Valin, Z.C., 2005. Concealed sedimentary basins beneath the Santa Clara Valley, 2005 GSA Cordilleran Section Meeting Abstracts with Programs.

White, L., Snow, M., Davis, J., and Serpa, L., 2005. Bringing the SF-ROCKS Model Beyond the San Francisco Bay Area: Building a Partnership Between the San Francisco State University and the University of New Orleans Geoscience Diversity Programs. Eos Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 2005 AGU Joint Assembly Meeting.

Yi, C., Grove, K., Caskey, J., and Berger, G., 2005, Depositional and deformational history of the Colma and uppermost Merced Formations, southwest San Francisco: GSA Abstracts with Programs, v. 37, n. 4, p. 43.

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