Best Journal Paper Award (2004 - present)

Best Papers from 2004 - present

2020

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 85:3

Author(s): Remus Lazar; Kevin M. Bohacs; Joe H. S. Macquaker; Juergen Schieber; Timothy M. Demko

Title: Capturing Key Attributes of Fine-Grained Sedimentary Rocks in Outcrops, Cores, and Thin Sections: Nomenclature and Description Guidelines.

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 89:3

Author(s): Erica P. Suosaari; R. Pamela Reid; Amanda M. Oehlert; Phillip E. Playford; Carl K. Steffensen; Miriam S. Andres; Gregory V. Suosaari; Gary R. Milano; Gregor P. Eberli

Title: Stromatolite Provinces of Hamelin Pool: Physiographic Controls On Stromatolites and Associated Lithofacies 

PALAIOS

Issue: 33:11

Author(s): Rebecca C. Terry, Jesse A. Laney, and Samuel H. Hay-Roe

Title: Quantifying the Digestive Fingerprints of Predators on the Bone of their Prey Using Scanning Electron Microscopy

2019

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 84:7

Author(s): Young Ji Joo & Bradley B. Sageman

Title: Cenomanian to Campanian Carbon Isotope Chemostratigraphy from the Western Interior Basin, U.S.A.

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 85:9

Author(s): Christopher J. Stevenson, Christopher A.-L. Jackson, David M. Hodgson, Stephen M. Hubbard, & Joris T. Eggenhuisen

Title: Deep-Water Sediment Bypass

PALAIOS

Issue: 32:11

Author(s): Emma R. Locatelli, Sean McMahon, & Hans Bilger

Title: Biofilms Mediate the Preservation of Leaf Adpression Fossils by Clays

2018

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 87:10

Author(s): Paul R. Durkin & Ron L. Boyd & Stephen M. Hubbard & Albert W. Shultz & Michael D. Blum

Title: Three-Dimensional Reconstruction of Meander-Belt Evolution, Cretaceous McMurray Formation, Albert Basin, Canada

PALAIOS

Issue: 31:5

Author(s): Logan A. Wiest & Ilya V. Buynevich & David E. Grandstaff & Dennis O. Terry Jr. & Zachary A. Maza & Kenneth J. Lacovara

Title: Ichnological Evidence for Endobenthic Response to the K–Pg Event, New Jersey, U.S.A.

2017

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 84:11

Author(s): Gary J. Hampson & Robert A. Duller & Andrew L. Petter & Ruth A.J. Robinson & Philip A. Allen

Title: Mass-Balance Constraints on Stratigraphic Interpretation of Linked Alluvial–Coastal–Shelfal Deposits from Source to Sink: Example from Cretaceous Western Interior Basin, Utah and Colorado, U.S.A

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 85:11

Author(s): Ted E. Playton & Charles Kerans

Title: Late Devonian Carbonate Margins and Foreslopes of the Lennard Shelf, Canning Basin, Western Australia, Parts A and B

PALAIOS

Issue: 30:11

Author(s): Miguel Iniesto & Celia Laguna & Maximo Florin & M. Carmen Guerrero & Alvaro Chicote & Angela D. Buscalioni & Ana I. Lopez-Archilla

Title: The Impact of Microbial Mats and their Microenvironmental Conditions in Early Decay of Fish

2016

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 81:9

Author(s): Katharine W. Huntington & David A. Budd & Brian P. Wernicke & John M. Eiler

Title: Use of Clumped-Isotope Thermometry to Constrain the Crystallization Temperature of Diagenetic Calcite

PALAIOS

Issue: 29:2

Author(s): Hugo Beraldi-Campesi & Jack D. Farmer & Ferran Garcia-Pichel

Title: Modern Terrestrial Sedimentary Biostructures and their Fossil Analogs in Mesoproterozoic Subaerial Deposits

2015

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 83:12

Author(s): Stacy C. Atchley & Lee C. Nordt & Stephen I Dworkin & Jahandar Ramezani & William G. Parker & Sidney R. Ash & Samuel A. Bowring

Title: A Linkage among Pangean Tectonism, Cyclic Alluviation, Climate Change, and Biologic Turnover in the Late Triassic: The Record from the Chinle Formation, Southwestern United States

PALAIOS

Issue: 28:5

Author(s): Rowan C. Martindale & Leopold Krystyn & Frank A. Corsetti & David J. Bottjer

Title: From Fore Reef to Lagoon: Evolution of the Upper Triassic Dachstein Carbonate Platform on the Tennengebirge (Salzburg, Austria)

2014

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 82:5

Author(s): S. D. Connell & W. Kim & C. Paola & G.A. Smith

Title: Fluvial morphology and sediment-flux steering of axial-transverse boundaries in an experimental basin

PALAIOS

Issue: 29:2

Author(s): Hugo Beraldi-Campesi & Jack D. Farmer & Ferran Garcia-Pichel

Title: Modern Terrestrial Sedimentary Biostructures and their Fossil Analogs in Mesoproterozoic Subaerial Deposits

2013

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 83:12

Author(s): Stacy C. Atchley & Lee C. Nordt & Stephen I. Dworkin & Jahandar Ramezani & William G. Parker & Sidney R. Ash & Samuel A. Bowring

Title: A Linkage Among Pangean Tectonism, Cyclic Alluvation, Climate Change, and Biologic Turnover in the Late Triassic: The Record from the Chinle Formation, Southwestern United States

PALAIOS

Issue: 28:11

Author(s): Rowan C. Martindale & Leopold Krystyn & Frank A. Corsetti & David J. Bottjer

Title: From Fore Reef to Lagoon: Evolution of the Upper Triassic Dachstein Carbonate Platform on the Tennengebirge (Salzburg, Austria)

2012

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 82:5

Author(s): S.D. Connell & W. Kim & C. Paola & G.A. Smith

Title: Fluvial morphology and sediment-flux steering of axial-transverse boundaries in an experimental basin

PALAIOS

Issue: 26:4

Author(s): Scott A. Mata & Cara L. Harwood & Frank A. Corsetti & Natalie J. Stork & Kathryn Eilers & William M. Berelson & John R. Spear

Title: Influence of gas production and filament orientation on stromatolite microfabric

2011

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 81:1

Author(s): John Martin & Alessandro Cantelli & Chris Paola & Michael Blum & Matthew Wolinsky

Title: Quantitative modeling of the evolution and geometry of incised valleys

PALAIOS

Issue: 26:8

Author(s): Karen L. Bacon & Claire M. Belcher & Stephen P. Hesselbo & Jennifer C. McElwain

Title: The Triassic-Jurassic boundary carbon-isotope excursions expressed in taxonomically identified leaf cuticles

2010

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 80:2

Author(s): Adrian J. Hartley & Gary S. Weissmann & Gary J. Nichols & Gail Warwick

Title: Large Distributive Fluvial Systems: Characteristics, Distribution, and Controls on Development

PALAIOS (Tie)

Issue: 25:6

Author(s): John-Paul Zonneveld & Murray K. Gingras & Tyler W. Beatty

Title: Diverse ichnofossil assemblages following the P-T mass extinction, Lower Triassic, Alberta and British Columbia, Canada: Evidence for shallow marine refugia on the northwestern coast of Pangaea

PALAIOS (Tie)

Issue: 25:2

Author(s): Sara B. Pruss & Seth Finnegan & Woodward W. Fischer & Andrew H. Knoll

Title: Carbonates in skeleton-poor seas: New insights from Cambrian and Ordovician strata of Laurentia

2009

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 79:9

Author(s): Kyle M. Straub & Chris Paola & David Mohrig & Matthew A. Wolinsky & Terra George

Title: Compensational Stacking of Channelized Sedimentary Deposits

PALAIOS

Issue: 24:2

Author(s): Maria E. McNamara & Patrick J. Orr & Stuart L. Kearns & Luis Alcalá & Pere Anadón & Enrigue Peñalver Mollá

Title: Soft-tissue preservation in Miocene frogs from Libros, Spain: Insights in the genesis of decay microenvironments

2008

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 78:8

Author(s): Nikki Strong & Chris Paola

Title: Valleys that Never Were: Time Surfaces versus Stratigraphic Surfaces

PALAIOS

Issue: 23:2

Author(s): Seth Finnegan & Mary L. Droser &

Title: Reworking diversity: Effects of storm deposition on evenness and sampled richness, Ordovician of the Basin and Range, Utah and Nevada

2007

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 77:5

Author(s): Kathleen C. Benison & Brenda Beitler Bowen & Francisca E. Oboh-Ikuenobe & Elliot A. Jagniecki & Deidre A. LaClair & Stacy L. Story & Melanie R. Mormile & Bo-Young Hong

Title: Sedimentology of Acid Saline Lakes in Southern Western Australia: Newly Described Processes and Products of an Extreme Environment

PALAIOS

Issue: 22:1

Author(s): John-Paul Zonneveld & Tyler W. Beatty & S. George Pemberton

Title: Lingulide Brachiopods and the Trace Fossil Lingulichnus from the Triassic of Western Canada: Implications for Faunal Recovery after the End-Permian Mass Extinction

2006

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 76:2

Author(s): S. Tyrell & P.D.W. Haughton & J.S. Daly & T.F. Kokfelt & D. Gagnevin

Title: The Use of the Common Pb Isotope Composition of Detrital K-Feldspar Grains as a Provenance Tool and Its Applications to Upper Carboniferous PALAIOSeodrainage, Northern England

PALAIOS

Issue: 21:4

Author(s): Adam Tomasovych

Title: Brachiopod and bivalve ecology in the Late Triassic (Alps, Austria): Onshore-offshore replacements caused by variations in sediment and nutrient supply

2005

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 75:3

Author(s): Noel P. James & Yvonne Bone & T. Kurtis Kyser

Title: Where Has All the Aragonite Gone? Mineralogy of Holocene Neritic Cool-Water Carbonates, Southern Australia

PALAIOS

Issue: 20:1

Author(s): Jean Vannier & Junyuan Chen

Title: Early Cambrian Food Chain: New Evidence from Fossil Aggregates in the Maotianshan Shale Biota, SW China

2004

Journal of Sedimentary Research

Issue: 74:6

Author(s): Anita É. Csoma & Robert H. Goldstein & Andrea Mindszenty & Lucia Simone

Title: Diagenetic Salinity Cycles and Sea Level Along a Major Uncomformity, Monte Composauro, Italy

PALAIOS

Issue: 19:1

Author(s): Thomas D. Olszewski

Title: Modeling the Influence of Taphonomic Destruction, Reworking, and Burial on Time-Averaging in Fossil Accumulations