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Cyclic Sedimentation

Long-period cyclic sedimentation was observed in the 2005 Experimental Earthscape experiment that used constant tectonic forcing in a relay ramp system

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Publications

35.Piliouras, A., Kim, W., Kocurek, G.A., Mohrig, D., and Kopp, J. 2014, Sand on salt: Controls on dune subsidence and determining salt substrate thickness: Lithosphere (in press) DOI:
34.Hajek, E., Paola, C., Petter, A., AlAbbad, A., and Kim, W., 2014, Amplified shoreline response to base-level change by back-tilted subsidence: Journal of Sedimentary Research (in press) DOI:
33.Hsu, L., McElroy, B., Martin, R., and Kim, W., 2013, Building a Sediment Experimentalist Network (SEN): sharing best practices for experimental methods and data management: Sedimentary Records, v. 11, no. 4, p. 9-12. PDF
32.Kim, W., Petter, A.L., Straub, K., and Mohrig, D., 2013, Investigating the autogenic process response to allogenic forcing: Experimental geomorphology and stratigraphy: IAS Special Publication, v. 47 (in press), DOI:
31.Kim, Y.*, Kim, W., Cheong, D., Muto, T., and Pyles, D., 2013, Piping coarse-grained sediment to a deep-water fan through a shelf-edge delta bypass channel: Tank Experiments: Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, v. 118, no. 4, p. 2279-2291, DOI: 10.1002/2013JF002813
30.Straub, K.M., Paola, C., Kim, W., and Sheets, B., 2013, Experimental investigation of sediment-dominated vs. tectonic-dominated sediment transport systems in subsiding basins: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 83, no. 12, p. 1162-1180, DOI: 10.2110/jsr.2013.91
29.Leva Lopez, J.*, Kim, W., and Steel, R.J., 2013, Autoacceleration of clinoform progradation in foreland basins: Theory and experiments: Basin Research (in press), DOI: 10.1111/bre.12048
28.Dai, H-H., Fernandez, R.L., Parker, G., Garcia, M.H., and Kim, W., 2013, Modeling deltaic progradation constrained by a moving sediment source: Journal of Hydraulic Research, v. 51, no. 3, p. 284-292, DOI: 10.1080/00221686.2012.762554
27.Kenney, M.A., Hobbs, B.F., Mohrig, D., Huang, H., Nittrouer, J.A., Kim, W., and Parker, G., 2013, Cost analysis of water and sediment diversions to optimize land building in the Mississippi River Delta: Water Resources Research, v. 49, no. 6, p. 3388-3405, DOI: 10.1002/wrcr.20139
26.Wickert, A.*, Martin, J., Tal, M., Kim, W., Sheets, B., and Paola, C., 2013, River channel lateral mobility: Time scales and controls: Journal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface, v. 118, DOI: 10.1029/2012JF002386
25.Petter, A.L.*, Steel, R., Mohrig, D., Kim, W., and Carvajal, C., 2013, Estimation of the paleo-flux of terrestrial-derived solids across ancient basin margins using the stratigraphic record: GSA Bulletin, v. 125, no. 3-4, p. 578-593, DOI: 10.1130/B30603.1
24.Tal, M., Frey, P., Kim, W., Lajeunesse, E., Limare, A., and Métivier, F., 2012, The use of imagery in laboratory experiments: Fluvial Remote Sensing for Science and Management, edited by Carbonneau, P. and Piégay, H., p. 299-321, John Wiley & Sons Ltd 2012, DOI: 10.1002/9781119940791.ch13
23.Kim, W., 2012, Flood-built land: Nature Geoscience, v. 5, no. 8, p. 521-522, DOI: 10.1038/ngeo1535
22.Connell, S.D., Kim, W., Paola, C., and Smith, G.A., 2012, Fluvial morphology and sediment-flux steering of axial-transverse boundaries in an experimental basin: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 82, no. 5, p. 310-325, DOI: 10.2110/jsr.2012.27
21.Connell, S.D., Kim, W., Paola, C., and Smith, G.A., 2012, Stratigraphic architecture of an experimental basin with interacting drainages: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 82, no. 5, p. 326-344, DOI: 10.2110/jsr.2012.28
20.Powell, E.J.*, Kim, W., and Muto, T., 2012, Varying Discharge Controls on Timescales of Autogenic Storage and Release Processes in Fluvio-deltaic Environments: Tank Experiments: Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, v. 117, F02011, DOI: 10.1029/2011JF002097
19.Kim, W., Fouke, B.W., Petter, A.L.*, Quinn, T.M., Kerans, C., and Taylor, F., 2012, Sea-level rise, depth-dependent carbonate sedimentation and the paradox of drowned platforms: Sedimentology, v. 59, no. 6, p. 1677-1694, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3091.2012.01321.x
18.Kim, W., Connell, S.D., Steel, E.*, Smith, G.A., and Paola, C., 2011, Mass-balance control on the interaction of axial and transverse channel systems: Geology, v. 39, no. 7, p. 611-614, DOI: 10.1130/G31896.1
17.Tomer, A.*, Muto, T., and Kim, W., 2011, Autogenic hiatus in fluviodeltaic successions: Geometrical modeling and physical experiments: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 81, no. 3, p. 207-217, DOI: 10.2110/jsr.2011.19
16.Paola, C., Twilley, R.R., Edmonds, D.A., Kim, W., Mohrig, D., Parker, G., Viparelli, E., and Voller, V.R., 2011, Natural Processes in Delta Restoration: Application to the Mississippi Delta: Annual Review of Marine Science, v. 3, no. 1, p. 67-91, DOI: 10.1146/annurev-marine-120709-142856
15.Petter, A.*, Kim, W., Muto, T., and, Steel, R., 2011, Comment on "Clinoform quantification for assessing the effects of external forcing on continental margin development": Basin Research, v. 23, no. 1, p. 118-121, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2010.00472.x
14.Kim, W., Sheets, B.A., and, Paola, C., 2010, Steering of experimental channels by lateral basin tilting: Basin Research, v. 22, p. 286-301. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2009.00419.x
13.Kim, W., Paola, C., Martin, J., Perlmutter, M.A., and Tapaha, F., 2009, Net pumping of sediment into deep water due to base-level cycling: Experimental and theoretical results: in Kneller, B., Martinsen, O.J., and McCaffrey, B., eds., External Controls on Deep-Water Depositional Systems: SEPM Special Publication, v. 92, p. 41-56. PDF
12.Kim, W., Mohrig, D., Twilley, R., Paola, C., and Parker, G., 2009, Is it feasible to build new land in the Mississippi River Delta?: EOS, v. 90, no. 42, p. 373-374. PDF
11.Kim, W., Dai, A., Muto, T., and Parker, G., 2009, Delta progradation driven by an advancing sediment source: Coupled theory and experiment describing the evolution of elongated deltas: Water Resources Research, v. 45, W06428. DOI: 10.1029/2008WR007382
10.Lorenzo-Trueba, J.L.*, Voller, V.R., Muto, T., Kim, W., Paola, C., and Swenson, J.B., 2009, A similarity solution of a duel moving boundary problem associated with a coastal-plain depositional system: Journal of Fluid Mechanics, v. 628, p. 427-443. DOI: 10.1017/S0022112009006715
9.Kang, M-G., Choi, J-K., Jeong, H-S., and Kim, W., 2008, Construction of water-friendly space and ecosystems networks through linking environmental elements in urban and rural areas: KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering, v. 56, no. 2, p. 88-98. PDF
8.Kim, W., and Jerolmack, D.J., 2008, The pulse of calm fan deltas: Journal of Geology, v. 116, no. 4, p. 315-330. DOI: 10.1086/588830
7.Kim, W., and Muto, T., 2007, Autogenic response of alluvial-bedrock transition to base-level variation: Experiment and theory: Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, v. 112, F03S14. DOI: 10.1029/2006JF000561
6.Kim, W., and Paola, C., 2007, Long-period cyclic sedimentation with constant tectonic forcing in an experimental relay ramp: Geology, v. 35, no. 4, p. 331-334. DOI: 10.1130/G23194A.1
5.Kim, W., Cheong, D.K., and Kendall, C.G.St.C., 2007, Effects of in-phase and out-of-phase sediment supply responses to tectonic movement on sequence development in the late Tertiary southern Ulleung Basin, East (Japan) Sea: Computers & Geosciences, v. 33, no. 3, p. 299-310. DOI: 10.1016/j.cageo.2006.08.001
4.Kim, W., Paola, C., Swenson, J.B., and Voller, V.R., 2006, Shoreline response to autogenic processes of sediment storage and release in the fluvial system: Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, v. 111, F04013. DOI: 10.1029/2006JF000470
3.Voller, V.R., Swenson, J.B., Kim, W., and Paola, C., 2006, An enthalpy method for moving boundary problems on the earths surface: International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat and Fluid Flow, v. 16, no. 5, p. 641-654. DOI: 10.1108/09615530610669157
2.Kim, W., Paola, C., Voller, V.R., and Swenson, J.B., 2006, Experimental measurement of the relative importance of controls on shoreline migration: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 76, no. 2, p. 270-283. DOI: 10.2110/jsr.2006.019
1.Kim, W., Min, K.D. and Cheong, D.K., 2001, Simulation of the fluvial sedimentation changes by construction of a dam: Journal of the Geological Society of Korea, v. 37, no. 2, p. 203-216.
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