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Basin Structure Group

Petroleum Leeds

Dr Estelle Mortimer

Post Doctorate Research Fellow


   Sedimentology Structure Seismic Basins Rifts


   0113 343 5238

  • Schoenbohm LM; Carrapa B; McPherson HM; Pratt JR; Bywater-Reyes S; Mortimer E (2015) Climate and tectonics along the southern margin of the Puna Plateau, NW Argentina: Origin of the late Cenozoic Punaschotter conglomerates, Memoir of the Geological Society of America, 212, pp.251-260. doi: 10.1130/2015.1212(13)
  • Carrapa B; Bywater-Reyes S; Decelles PG; Mortimer E; Gehrels GE (2012) Late Eocene-Pliocene basin evolution in the Eastern Cordillera of northwestern Argentina (25°-26°S): Regional implications for Andean orogenic wedge development, Basin Research, 24, pp.249-268. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2011.00519.x
  • Strecker MR; Alonso R; Bookhagen B; Carrapa B; Coutand I; Hain MP; Hilley GE; Mortimer E; Schoenbohm L; Sobel ER (2009) Does the topographic distribution of the central Andean Puna Plateau result from climatic or geodynamic processes?, Geology, 37, pp.643-646. doi: 10.1130/G25545A.1
  • Mortimer E; Carrapa B (2007) Footwall drainage evolution and scarp retreat in response to increasing fault displacement: Loreto fault, Baja California Sur, Mexico, Geology, 35, pp.651-654. doi: 10.1130/G23690A.1
  • Mortimer E; Carrapa B; Coutand I; Schoenbohm L; Sobel ER; Gomez JS; Strecker MR (2007) Fragmentation of a foreland basin in response to out-of-sequence basement uplifts and structural reactivation: El Cajón - Campo del Arenal basin, NW Argentina, Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, 119, pp.637-653. doi: 10.1130/B25884.1
  • Mortimer E; Paton DA; Scholz CA; Strecker M; Blisniuk P (2007) Orthogonal to oblique rifting: effect of rift basin orientation in the evolution of the North basin, Malawi Rift, East Africa, Basin Research, 19, pp.393-407. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2007.00332.x
  • Mortimer E; Gupta S; Cowie P (2005) Clinoform nucleation and growth in coarse-grained deltas, Loreto basin, Baja California Sur, Mexico: A response to episodic accelerations in fault displacement, Basin Research, 17, pp.337-359. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2005.00273.x
  • Carrapa B; Adelmann D; Hilley GE; Mortimer E; Sobel ER; Strecker MR (2005) Oligocene range uplift and development of plateau morphology in the southern central Andes, Tectonics, 24, pp.1-19. doi: 10.1029/2004TC001762