Gulf Basin Depositional Systems - Publications
Gulf Basin Depositional Systems.

UTIG Joint Industry Funded Project

GBDS: Gulf of Mexico Basin Depositional Synthesis


Publications derived from this project include:

Publications
Drew Eddy H. J. A. Van Avendonk, G. L. Christeson, I. O. Norton, G. D. Karner, C. A. Johnson, and J. W. Snedden (2014), Deep crustal structure of the northeastern Gulf of Mexico: Implications for rift evolution and seafloor spreading, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 119, DOI:10.1002/2014JB011311.

John W. Snedden, Estimating effective shale area distributions from subsurface data: Marine and Petroleum Geology, 2014, v. 49, p. 35-44. DOI:10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2013.09.006..

John W. Snedden, Channel-body basal scours: observations from 3D seismic and importance for subsurface reservoir connectivity: Marine and Petroleum Geology, 2013, v. 39, p. 150-163. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2012.08.013.

Jie Xu, John W. Snedden, Craig S. Fulthorpe, 2013, Provenance and depositional system reconstruction in the Lower Miocene of the Gulf of Mexico: GCAGS Transactions, v. 63, p. 633-635.

Galloway, W.E., 2010, Late Paleocene submarine canyons: distribution, characteristics, and role in deep-basin Wilcox sand deposition: AAPG Geoscience Technology Workshop, Deepwater and Ultra Deepwater Reservoirs in the Gulf of Mexico, Houston.

Rodriguez, Anthony B., Mann, Paul, Galloway, William E., April 11-14, 2010, Effects of Laramide Foreland Basin Tectonics on Structure, Subsidence, and Hydrocarbons of the Mexican Sector of the Gulf of Mexico. American Association of Petroleum Geologists Annual Convention and Exhibition 2010 (Poster). (abstract)

Galloway, W.E., Ganey-Curry, P., and Whiteaker, T.L., 2009, Regional controls on temporal and spatial distribution of continental slope and abyssal plain reservoir systems of the Gulf of Mexico basin: Annual Meeting, AAPG, Denver, CO. 

Galloway, W.E., 2009, Gulf of Mexico, a mega-province: Geo ExPro, v. 6, p. 22-26.

Galloway, W.E., 2008, Depositional evolution of the Gulf of Mexico sedimentary basin, in K.J. Hsu, ed., Sedimentary basins of the world, v. 5, The sedimentary basins of the United States and Canada, Miall, A.D., ed.: The Netherlands, Elsevier, p. 505-549.

McDonnell, A., Loucks, R.G., and Galloway, W.E., 2008, Paleocene to Eocene deep-water slope canyons, western Gulf of Mexico: Further insights for the provenance of deep-water offshore Wilcox Group plays: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 92, p. 1169-1189.

Galloway, W.E., 2007, Wilcox submarine canyons: distribution, attributes, origins and relationship to basinal sands: GCS-SEPM Research Conference, P. J. Post et al. eds., CD.

Combellas-Bigott, R.I., and Galloway, W.E., 2005, Depositional and structural evolution of the middle Miocene depositional episode, east-central Gulf of Mexico: AAPG Bulletin, v. 90, p. 335-362.

Galloway, W. E., 2005, Cenozoic evolution of the northern Gulf of Mexico continental margin: Proceedings of 25th Annual GCS-SEPM Research Conference, Petroleum Systems of Divergent Continental Margins, P. J. Post et al. eds., CD.

Galloway, W. E., 2005, Gulf of Mexico Basin depositional record of Cenozoic North American drainage basin evolution: International Association of Sedimentologists Special Publication 35, p. 409-423.

Galloway, W. E., Mentemeier, S., Rowan, M., and Gochioco, L. M., 2004, Plumbing the depths of the Gulf of Mexico: Recent understanding of Cenozoic sand dispersal systems and ultradeep reservoir potential: The Leading Edge, v. 23, p. 44-51.

Galloway, W. E., and Ganey-Curry, P. E., 2003, Atlas of depositional and structural features of Paleogene strata, South Texas: in Structure and Stratigraphy of South Texas and northeast Mexico: Applications to Exploration, Gulf Coast Section SEPM Foundation and South Texas Geological Society, p. 142-157.

Wu, X., and Galloway, W. E., 2003, Upper Miocene depositional history and paleogeographic evolution of central Gulf of Mexico basin: 23rd Annual Gulf Coast Section SEPM Foundation Bob. F. Perkins Research Conference Proceedings, p. 139-165.

Galloway, W. E., 2002, Cenozoic evolution of sedimentation accumulation in deltaic and shore-zone depositional systems, northern Gulf of Mexico basin: Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 18, p. 1031-1040. 

Combellas-Bigott, R. I., and Galloway, W. E., 2002, Depositional history and genetic sequence stratigraphic framework of the middle Miocene depositional episode, south Louisiana: Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Transactions, v. 52, p. 139-150.

Combellas-Bigott, R. I., and Galloway, W. E., 2002, Origin and evolution of the middle Miocene submarine-fan system, east-central Gulf of Mexico: Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Transactions, v. 52, p. 151-163.

Wu, X., and Galloway, W. E., 2002, Upper Miocene depositional history of the central Gulf of Mexico basin: Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Transactions, v. 52, p. 1019-1030.

Galloway, W. E., Ganey-Curry, P., Li, X., and Buffler, R. T., 2000, Cenozoic depositional evolution of the Gulf of Mexico Basin, AAPG Bulletin, v. 84, p. 1743-1775.

Galloway, W. E., Buffler, R. T., Li, Xiang, and Ganey-Curry, Patricia, 1998, Gulf of Mexico Basin depositional synthesis: Neogene sequences, depositional systems, and paleogeographic evolution: Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Transactions, v. 48, p. 83-88.

Select Abstracts
Galloway, W. E., 2008, Wilcox submarine canyons: distribution, attributes, origins, and relationship to basinal sands: GCSSEPM Perkins Research Conference Transactions, p. 271-272.

Whiteaker, T., Ganey-Curry, P., 2008 Migrating a geological database to the Arc hydro Groundwater data model in: International Geological Congress, Oslo, Norway Transactions

Ganey-Curry, P., Whiteaker, T., Galloway, W. E., 2008 Geospatial analysis framework for depositional synthesis in the Gulf of Mexico: International Geological Congress, Oslo, Norway Transactions

Whiteaker, T., Ganey-Curry, P., 2008 GIS for Depositional Synthesis, Analysis, and Exploration in the Gulf of Mexico: AAPG Annual Convention; San Antonio, TX

Whiteaker, T. L., and Ganey-Curry , P. E., GIS for depositional synthesis, analysis, and exploration in the Gulf of Mexico, ESRI Map Book, 22, 83, 2007

Galloway, W. E., Mentemeier, S., Rowan, M., and Gochioco, L. M., 2004, Plumbing the depths of the Gulf of Mexico: Recent understanding of Cenozoic sand dispersal systems and ultradeep reservoir potential: AAPG International Conference and Exhibition, p. A26

Galloway, W. E., 2003, Cenozoic deep-water reservoir systems: lessons of the northern Gulf of Mexico basin: II Simposia de Biostratigrafia en la Exploracion Petrolera de Mexico y Exposicion Memoria, unpaginated CD.

Galloway, W. E., Buffler, R. T., Li, Xiang, and Ganey-Curry, Patricia, 1999, Gulf of Mexico Basin depositional synthesis: Cenozoic sequences, depositional systems, and paleogeographic evolution of a small ocean basin (abs.), in AAPG Annual Convention official program: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, p. A44-A45.

Galloway, W. E., 1998, Depositional architecture and hydrocarbon productivity of autochthonous slope systems (abs.), in Bridges to discovery: extended abstracts, volume 1, AAPG Annual Convention: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, p. A216.

Galloway, W. E., Buffler, R. T., Li, Xiang, and Ganey-Curry, Patricia, 1998, Gulf of Mexico basin depositional synthesis: mapping Neogene sediment dispersal patterns of the northern Gulf continental margins (abs.), in AAPG Hedberg Research Conference, Integration of geologic models for understanding risk in the Gulf of Mexico: Galveston, Texas, American Association of Petroleum Geologists, p. 1-2.

Galloway, W. E., Buffler, R. T., Li, Xiang, and Ganey-Curry, Patricia, 1998, Gulf of Mexico basin depositional synthesis: Neogene sequences, depositional systems, and paleogeographic evolution of a small ocean basin (abs.), in Countdown to the 21st century: Houston Geological Society Technical Symposium: Houston Geological Society, p. 34-38.

Galloway, W. E., 1997, Erosional processes, regime variables, and sequence architecture in marine-dominated basin fills, in CSPG-SEPM Joint Convention program with abstracts, p. 103