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Committee on the Decadal Survey for Earth Science from Space (Burbank, D.W. (Co-chair): Panel on Earth Surface and Interior – Dynamics and Hazards), 2018, Thriving on Our Changing Planet: A Decadal Strategy for Earth Observation from Space: National Academy Press, p. 537-595. Earth Surf&Interior chapter-Decadal Survey 2018 online.pdf

Burbank, D.W., and Anderson, R.S., 2012, Tectonic Geomorphology; 2nd edition: Wiley, 454 pp.

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Burbank, D.W., and Anderson, R.S., 2001, Tectonic Geomorphology: Blackwell Scientific, Oxford, 274 pp. 

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Fisher, G.B., W.H. Amidon, D.W. Burbank, B. de Boer, L.V. Luna, L.B. Stap, B. Bookhagen, V. Godard, M.E. Oskin, R. Alonso, E. Tuenter, and L.J. Lourens, Milankovitch-paced Late Pliocene erosion in the central Andes, PNAS.


Bufe, A., Turowski, J.M., Burbank, D.W., Paola, C., Wickert, A.D., and Tofelde, S., 2019, Controls on the lateral channel‐migration rate of braided channel systems in coarse non‐cohesive sediment: Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, v. 44, p. 2823-2836. Bufe_et_al-2019 Lateral channel migration Earth_Surface_Processes_and_Landforms copy.pdf

Li, T., Chen, Z., Chen, J., Thompson Jobe, J.A., Burbank, D.W., Li, Z., He, X., Zheng, W.,  Zhang, P., and Zhang, B., 2019, Along‐Strike and Downdip Segmentation of the Pamir Frontal Thrust and Its Association With the 1985 Mw 6.9 Wuqia Earthquake: Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, v. 124, p. 9890-9919. Li Tao Pamir Front Thrust 2019

Thompson, J.A., Chen, J., Yang, H., Li, T., Bookhagen*, B., and Burbank, D.W., Coarse- versus fine-grain OSL dating and cosmogenic 10Be depth profile dating of fluvial terraces on the northeast Pamir margin, northwest China: Quaternary Geochronology, v. 46, p. 1-15. Thompson et al Coarse- versus fine-grain quartz OSL and cosmogenic 10Be dating Quat Geochron 2018 online.pdf  pdf

Li, T., Chen, J., Thompson Jobe, J. A., Burbank, D.W., Cheng, X., Xu, J., Li, Z., Zheng, W., and Zhang, P., Active bending-moment faulting: Geomorphic expression, controlling conditions, accommodation of fold deformation: Tectonics, v. 37, 2278-2306. Li_et_al- Active Bending Moment FoldingTectonics 2018.pdf

JA Thompson Jobe, JA, T Li, B Bookhagen, J Chen, D Burbank  Dating growth strata and basin fill by combining 26Al/10Be burial dating and magnetostratigraphy: Constraining active deformation in the Pamir–Tian Shan: Lithosphere 10 (6), 806-828.  Thompson Pamir-Tien Shan burial dating growth strata Lithosphere 2018 online.pdf

Bufe, A., Burbank, D.W., Liu L., Bookhagen, B., Qin L., Chen, J., Li T., Thompson Jobe, J.A., and Yang Huili, 2017, Variations of lateral bedrock erosion rates control planation of uplifting folds in the foreland of the Tian Shan, NW China: J. Geophys. Res. - Earth Surface, v. 123, p. 2431-2467, doi: 10.1002/2016JF004099. pdf

Li, T., Chen, J., Thompson Jobe, J. A., and Burbank, D. W., 2017, Active flexural-slip faulting: Controls exerted by stratigraphy, geometry and fold kinematics: Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, v. 122, p. 8538-8565, doi: 10.1002/2017JB013966. pdf

Thompson Jobe, J.A., Li, T., Chen, J., Burbank, D.W., and Bufe, A., 2017, Quaternary Tectonic Evolution of the Pamir-Tian Shan Convergence Zone, Northwest China: Tectonics, v. 36, p. 2748-2776,  DOI: 10.1002/2017TC004541. pdf

Neely, A. B., Bookhagen, B., and Burbank, D. W., 2017, An automated knickzone selection algorithm (KZ-Picker) to analyze transient landscapes: Calibration and validation: Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, v. 122, doi:10.1002/2017JF004250. pdf

Amidon, W. H., Fisher, G. B., Burbank, D. W., Ciccioli, P. L., Alonso, R. N., Gorin, A. L., Silverhart, P. H., Kylander-Clark, A. R., and Christoffersen, M. S., 2017, Mio-Pliocene aridity in the south-central Andes associated with Southern Hemisphere cold periods: Proceedings National Academy of Sciences, v. 114, 6474-6479. pdf

Bufe, A., Bekaert, D. P. S., Hussain, E., Bookhagen, B., Burbank, D. W., Thompson Jobe, J. A., Jie, C., Tao, L., Langtao, L., and Gan, W., 2017, Temporal changes in rock-uplift rates of folds in the foreland of the Tian Shan and the Pamir from geodetic and geologic data: Geophysical Research Letters, 10.1002/2017GL073627. pdf

Bufe, A., Paola, C. & Burbank, D. W., 2016, Fluvial bevelling of topography controlled by lateral channel mobility and uplift rate: Nature Geosc, doi:10.1038/ngeo2773.

Amidon, W.H., Ciccioli, P.L., Marenssi, S.A., Limarino, C.O., G Fisher, G.B., Burbank, D.W., and Kylander-Clark, A.,  2016, U-Pb ages of detrital and volcanic zircons of the Toro Negro Formation, northwestern Argentina: age, provenance and sedimentation rates: South American Earth Sciences, v 70, p. 237-250. pdf

Li,T., J.Chen, J.A.Thompson, D. W. Burbank, and H. Yang, 2015, Hinge-migrated fold-scarp model based on an analysis of bed geometry: A study from the Mingyaole anticline, southern foreland of Chinese Tian Shan, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 120, 6592–6613, doi:10.1002/ 2015JB012102. pdf

Harvey, J. E., D. W. Burbank, and B. Bookhagen, 2015, Along-strike changes in Himalayan thrust geometry: Topographic and tectonic discontinuities in western Nepal, Lithosphere, doi:10.1130/L444.1. pdf

Amidon, William; Luna, Lisa; Fisher, G.; Burbank, Douglas; Kylander-Clark, Andrew; Alonso, Ricardo, 2015, Provenance and tectonic implications of Orán Group foreland basin sediments, Río Iruya canyon, NW Argentina (22°S): Basin Research, v. 27, 18 p., doi: 10.1111/bre.12139. pdf

Li, T., Chen, J., Thompson, J. A., Burbank, D. W., and Yang, X., 2015, Active flexural-slip faulting: a study from the Pamir-Tian Shan convergent zone, NW China: Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, v. 120, doi: 10.1002/2014JB011632. pdf

Thompson, J. A., Burbank, D. W., Li, T., Chen, J., and Bookhagen, B., 2015, Late Miocene northward propagation of the northeast Pamir thrust system, northwest China: Tectonics, v. 34, p. 510-534. doi:10.1002/2014TC003690. pdf

Streit, R. L., D. W. Burbank, M. R. Strecker, R. N. Alonso, J. M. Cottle, and A. R. KylanderClark (2015), Controls on intermontane basin filling, isolation, and incision on the margin of the Puna Plateau, NW Argentina (~ 23°S), Basin Research. v. 27, doi: 10.1111/bre.12141. pdf

Lifton, N. Beel, C., ; Hättestrand, C., Kassab, C., Rogozhina, I.,  Richard Heermance, R., Oskin, M., Burbank, D.W., Blomdin, R., Gribenski, N., Caffee, M., Heyman, J., Ivanov, M., Li, Yanan., Li, Yingkui, Petrakov, D., Usubaliev, R., Codilean, A., Chen, Y., Harbor, J., Stroeven, A., 2014, Constraints on the late Quaternary glacial history of the Inylchek and Sary-Dzaz valleys from in situ cosmogenic 10Be and 26Al, eastern Kyrgyz Tian Shan: Quaternary Science Reviews, v. 101, p. 77-90. pdf

Goode, J. K., Burbank, D. W., and Ormukov, C., 2014, Pliocene-Pleistocene initiation, style, and sequencing of deformation in the central Tien  Shan: Tectonics, v. 33, p. 464-484, doi:2013TC003394R. pdf doi:2013TC003394R Geochron Data

Godard, V., Bourlès, D. L., Spinabella, F., Burbank, D. W., Bookhagen, B., Fisher, G. B., Moulin, A., and Léanni, L., 2014, Dominance of tectonics over climate in Himalayan denudation: Geology, v. 42, p. 243-246. Godard 2014 Tectonics>Climate in Himalaya Geology .pdf

Oskin, M. E., Burbank, D. W., Phillips, F. M., Marrero, S. M., Bookhagen, B., and Selander, J. M., 2014, Relationship of channel steepness to channel incision rate from a tilted and progressively exposed unconformity surface: Journal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface, v. 119, p. 366-384. Oskin et al Kyrgyz channels JGR-Earth Surf 2014  .pdf

Yuan, D.-Y., Ge, W.-P., Chen, Z.-W., Li, C.-Y., Wang, Z.-C., Zhang, H.-P., Zhang, P.-Z., Zheng, D.-W., Zheng, W.-J., Craddock, W.H., Dayem, K.E., Duvall, A.R., Hough, B.G., Lease, R.O., Champagnac, J.D., Burbank, D.W., Clark, M.K., Farley, K.A., Garzione, C.N., Kirby, E., Molnar, P., and Roe, G.H., 2013, The growth of northeastern Tibet and its relevance to large-scale continental geodynamics: A review of recent studies, Tectonics, 2013TC003348, doi:10.1002/tect.20081. Yuan et al NE Tibet summary Tectonics 2013  .pdf

Godard V., G. E. Tucker, G. B. Fisher, D. W. Burbank, B. Bookhagen, 2013, Frequency-dependent landscape response to climatic forcing: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 40, 859-863, doi:10.1002/grl.50253. Godard Freq-dep erosion GRL 2013.pdf

Li, T., J. Chen, J. A. Thompson, D. W. Burbank, and X. Yang (2013), Quantification of three-dimensional folding using fluvial terraces: A case study from the Mushi anticline, northern margin of the Chinese Pamir, Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 118, 4628-4647, doi:10.1002/jgrb.50316. Li et al 3D folding Mushi JGR-SolidEarth 2013   .pdf

Burbank, D.W., Bookhagen, B., Gabet, E.J., Putkonen, J.,2012 Modern climate and erosion in the Himalaya: Comptes Rendus Geoscience, CRAS2A-3126, v. 344, p 610-626. Burbank Mod climate erosion in Himal ComptesRend 2012.pdf

Fisher, G. B.; Amos, C.B.; Bookhagen, B.; Burbank, D.W.;  Godard, V., 2012, Channel widths, landslides, faults, and beyond: The new world order of high-spatial resolution Google Earth imagery in the study of earth surface processes. In, Whitmeyer, S.J., Bailey, J.E., De Paor, D.G. and Ornduff, T. (eds.) Google Earth and Virtual Visualizations in Geoscience Education and Research: Geological Society of America Special Paper 492, p. 1-21. Fisher_etal_GSASpecPap492_2012.pdf

Li, T., Chen, J., Thompson, J. A., Burbank, D. W., and Xiao, W., 2012, Equivalency of geologic and geodetic rates in contractional orogens: New insights from the Pamir Frontal Thrust: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 39, doi:10.1029/2012GL051782. Li Tao Pamir Frontal Thrust rates GRL2012.pdf

Godard, V., Burbank, D.W., Bourlès, D.L.,Bookhagen, B.,Braucher, R., and Fisher, G.B., 2012, Impact of glacial erosion on 10Be concentrations in fluvial sediments of the Marsyandi catchment, central Nepal: J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2011JF002230.Godard glacial eros 10Be conc JGR 2012.pdf

Lease, R. O., Burbank, D.W., Zhang, H., Liu, J., and Yuan, D., 2012, Cenozoic shortening budget for the northeastern edge of the Tibetan Plateau: Is lower crustal flow necessary?: Tectonics, v. 31, doi:10.1029/2011TC003066.Lease Burbank L crust flow? Tectonics 2012.pdf

Lease, R.O., Burbank, D.W., Hough, B., Wang, Z., and Yuan, D., 2012, Pulsed Miocene range growth in northeastern Tibet: Insights from Xunhua basin magnetostratigraphy and provenance, Geological Society of America Bulletin, doi: 10.1130/B30524.1, p. 657-677.LeaseBurbank TibetBasins GSAB 2012.pdf

Pratt-Sitaula, B., Burbank, D. W., Heimsath, A., Humphrey, N., Oskin, M. E., and Putkonen, J., 2011, Topographic control of asynchronous glacial advances: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 38, p. L24502, doi:10.1029/2011GL049940.Pratt-Sitaula_etal_Topo-control-glac_GRL2011.pdf

Goode, J. K., Burbank, D. W., and Bookhagen, B., 2011, Basin width control of faulting in the Naryn Basin, south-central Kyrgyzstan: Tectonics, v. 30, TC6009, doi:10.1029/2011TC002910.Goode-Burbank basin width controls Tectonics 2011.pdf

Clarke, B. A., and Burbank, D. W., 2011, Quantifying bedrock-fracture patterns within the shallow subsurface: Implications for rock mass strength, bedrock landslides, and erodibility: Journal of  Geophysical Research, v. 116, F04009, Clarke fracture density:rock strength JGR 2011.pdf

Godard, V., and D. Burbank (2011), Mechanical analysis of controls on strain partitioning in the Himalayas of central Nepal, Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, B10402, doi:10.1029/2011JB0082. Godard-Burbank Himal fault mechanics JGR 2011.pdf

Amos, C., J. Lapwood, D. Nobes, D. Burbank, U. Rieser, and A. Wade (2011), Palaeoseismic constraints on Holocene surface ruptures along the Ostler Fault, southern New Zealand, New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 54(4), 367–378, doi:10.1080/00288306.2011.601746 .Amos_2011_NZJGG.pdf

Rood, D.H., Burbank, D.W., Herman, S.W., and Bogue, S., 2011, Rates and timing of vertical-axis block rotations across the central Sierra Nevada-Walker Lane transition in the Bodie Hills, California/Nevada: Tectonics, v. 30, TC5013, doi:5010.1029/2010TC002754.  Rood Tectonic rotation Sierra Nev-Walker Lane Tectonics 2011.pdf

Godard, V., and Burbank, D.W., 2011, Mechanical analysis of controls on strain partitioning in the Himalayas of central Nepal: Journal of Geophysical Research. v. 116, doi:10.1029/2011JB0082.

Goode, J. K., and Burbank, D. W., 2011, Kinematic implications of consequent channels on growing folds: Journal of  Geophysical Research, v. 116, p. B04407, doi:10.1029/2010JB007617. Goode  Channels & fold kinematics JGR2011.pdf

Rood, D.H., Burbank, D.W., and Finkel, R. C., 2011, Chronology of Glaciations in the Sierra Nevada, California, from 10Be Surface Exposure Dating: Quaternary Science Reviews, v. 30, p. 646-661. Rood_et_al_2011b_QSR_Sierra_glaciers.pdf

Lease, R.O., Burbank, D.W., Clark, M.K., Farley, K.A., Zheng, D., & Zhang, H., 2011, Middle Miocene reorganization of deformation along the northeastern Tibetan Plateau , Geology, doi: 10.1130/G31356.1 Lease-Burbank He ages NE Tibet Geol 2011.pdf  

Rood, D.H., Burbank, D.W., and Finkel, R. C., 2011, Spatiotemporal Patterns of Fault Slip Rates Across the Central Sierra Nevada Frontal Fault Zone: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 301, p. 457-468;  doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2010.11.006. Rood_et_al_2011_EPSL_SNFFZ.pdf

Harkins, N., Kirby, E., Shi, X., Wang, E., Burbank, D., and Chun, F., 2010, Millennial slip rates along the eastern Kunlun fault: Implications for the dynamics of intracontinental deformation in Asia: Lithosphere, v. 2, p. 247-266. Harkins-Kirby Kunlun fault Tibet Lithosph 2010.pdf

Hough, B. G., Garzione, C. N., Wang, Z., Lease, R. O., Burbank, D. W., and Yuan, D., 2010, Stable isotope evidence for topographic growth and basin segmentation: Implications for the evolution of the NE Tibetan Plateau: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 122, doi:10.1130/B30090.1. Hough GSAB 2010 .pdf

Clarke, B. A., and Burbank, D. W., 2010, Bedrock fracturing, threshold hillslopes, and limits to the magnitude of bedrock landslides: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 297, p. 577-586. Clarke and Burbank, 2010, Bedrock fracturing, threshold hillslopes, and limits to the magnitude of bedrock landslides.pdf

Gabet, E. J., Wolff-Boenisch, D., Langner, H., Burbank, D. W., and Putkonen, J., 2010, Geomorphic and climatic controls on chemical weathering in the High Himalayas of Nepal: Geomorphology, v. 122,  p. 205-210. [Gabet Chem weathering Nepal Geomorph 2010.pdf]

Bookhagen, B., and Burbank, D. W., 2010, Toward a complete Himalayan hydrological budget: Spatiotemporal distribution of snowmelt and rainfall and their impact on river discharge: Journal of  Geophysical Research, v. 115, p. F03019, doi:10.1029/2009JF001426. Bookhagen-Burbank Himal hydrology JGR 2010.pdf

Amos, C. B., D. W. Burbank, and S. A. L. Read, 2010, Along-strike growth of the Ostler fault, New Zealand, and consequences for drainage deflection above a non-propagating thrust, Tectonics, 29, TC4021, doi:4010.1029/2009TC002613. Amos Ostler Fault summary Tectonics 2010.pdf

Lu, H., Burbank, D. W., and Li, Y., 2010, Alluvial sequence in the north piedmont of the Chinese Tian Shan over the past 550†kyr and its relationship to climate change: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 285, p. 343-353. Lu Alluvial sequence in the north  piedmont of the Chinese Tian Shan Palaeo3 2010.pdf

Wallace, S.C., Nobes, D.C., Davis, K.J., and Burbank, D.W., 2010, Three-dimensional GPR imaging of the Benmore Anticline and step-over of the Ostler Fault, South Island, New Zealand: Geophysical Journal International, v. 180, 465-474.  Wallace et al Ostler fault GPR GJI 2010.pdf

Najman, Y., Bickle, M., Garzanti, E., Pringle, M., Barfod, D., Brozovic, N., Burbank, D., and Ando, S., 2009, Reconstructing the exhumation history of the Lesser Himalaya, NW India, from a multitechnique provenance study of the foreland basin Siwalik Group: Tectonics, v. 28, p. TC5018, doi:10.1029/2009TC00250. Najman Jawalamukhi detrital record Tectonics2009.pdf

Lu, H., Burbank, D. W., Li, Y., and Liu, Y., 2009, Late Cenozoic structural and stratigraphic evolution of the northern Chinese Tian Shan foreland: Basin Research, v. 21, p. 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2009.00412.x. Lu-Burbank-Li-Liu Structure of N  Chinese Tian Shan foreland Basin Res 2009.pdf

Wolff-Boenisch, D., Gabet, E. J., Burbank, D. W., Langner, H., and Putkonen, J., 2009, Spatial variations in chemical weathering and CO2 consumption in Nepalese High Himalayan catchments during the monsoon season: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 73, p. 3148-3170. Wolff-Boenish Gabet Burbank Chem weathering Himalaya Geochem Cosmo Acta 2009.pdf

Lu, H., Burbank, D. W., Li, Y., and Liu, Y., 2009, Late Cenozoic structural and stratigraphic evolution of the northern Chinese Tian Shan foreland: Basin Research, v. 21, p. 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2009.00412.x. Lu-Burbank-Li-Liu Structure of N  Chinese Tian Shan foreland Basin Res 2009.pdf

Goode, J. K., and Burbank, D. W., 2009, Numerical study of degradation of fluvial hanging valleys due to climate change: J. Geophys. Res., v. 114, F01017, doi:10.1029/2007JF000965.Goode&BurbankKinickpoints09.pdf

Heermance, R. V., Chen, J., Burbank, D. W., and Miao, J., 2008, Evidence for pulsed deformation during the structural development of the active Kashi foreland, northwest China: Tectonics, v. 27, TC6012, doi:10.1029/2007TC002226. Heermance NW Tarim full Tectonics 2008.pdf

Gabet, E.J., Burbank, D.W., Pratt-Sitaula, B., Putkonen, J., and Bookhagen, B., 2008, Modern erosion rates in the High Himalayas of Nepal: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 267, 482-494. Gabet erosion rates EPSL2008.pdf

Amidon, W. H., K. A. Farley, D. W. Burbank, and B. Pratt-Sitaula, 2008, Anomalous cosmogenic 3He production and elevation scaling in the high Himalaya, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 265, 287-301.Amidon3HeEPSL2008.pdf

Burbank, D. W., I. D. Brewer, E. R. Sobel, and M. E. Bullen, 2007, Single-crystal dating and the detrital record of orogenesis, in Sedimentary Processes, Environments and Basins: A Tribute to Peter Friend, edited by G. Nichols, E. Williams and C. Paola, John Wiley and Sons, p. 253-281. Burbank Single-xl Friend vol 2007.pdf

Heermance, R.V., Chen, J., Burbank, D.W., and Wang, C., 2007, Chronology and tectonic controls of Late Tertiary deposition in the southwestern Tian Shan foreland, NW China: Basin Research, v. 19, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2117.2007.00339.x Heermance Tian Shan strat Basin Res 2007.pdf

Pratt-Sitaula, B., M. Garde, D. W. Burbank, M. Oskin, A. Heimsath, and E. Gabet (2007), Bedload-to-suspended load ratio and rapid bedrock incision from Himalayan landslide-dam lake record, Quaternary Research, 68, 111-120. Pratt-Sitaula et al landslide dam QR 2007.pdf

Craddock, W. H., D. W. Burbank, B. Bookhagen, and E. J. Gabet (2007), Bedrock channel geometry along an orographic precipitation gradient in the upper Marsyandi River valley in central Nepal, Journal of Geophysical Research-Earth Surface, 112, F03007, doi:03010.01029/02006JF000589.Craddock channelwidth JGR2007.pdf

Oskin, M., and D. W. Burbank (2007), Transient landscape evolution of basement-cored uplifts: Example of the Kyrgyz Range, Tian Shan, Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, F03S03, doi:10.1029/2006JF000563. Oskin Transient Kyrgyz channels JGR2007.pdf

Farr, T. G., Rosen, P.A.,Caro, E., Crippen, R., Duren, R., Hensley, S., Kobrick, M., Paller, M., Rodriguez, E., Roth, L., Seal, D., Shaffer, S., Shimada, J., Umland, J., Werner, M., Oskin, M., Burbank, D., and Alsdorf, D. (2007), The Shuttle Radar Topography Mission, Rev. Geophys., 45, RG2004, doi:10.1029/2005RG000183. Farr et al SRTM RoG2007.pdf

Blythe, A. E., D. W. Burbank, A. Carter, K. Schmidt, and J. Putkonen (2007), Plio-Quaternary exhumation history of the central Nepalese Himalaya: 1. Apatite and zircon fission track and apatite [U-Th]/He analyses, Tectonics, 26, TC3002, doi:10.1029/2006TC001990. Blythe Nepal AFT Tectonics2007 .pdf

Whipp, D. M., T. A. Ehlers, A. E. Blythe, K. W. Huntington, K. V. Hodges, and D. W. Burbank (2007), Plio-Quaternary exhumation history of the central Nepalese Himalaya: 2. Thermokinematic and thermochronometer age prediction model, Tectonics, 26, TC3003, doi:3010.1029/2006TC001991. Whipp Nepal Thermal model Tectonics2007.pdf

Amos, C. B., and D. Burbank (2007), Channel width response to differential uplift, Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, F02010, doi:02010.01029/02006JF000672. Amos-Burbank Channel widthJGR2007.pdf

Kirby, E., N. Harkins, X. S. E. Wang, C. Fan, and D. Burbank (2007), Slip rate gradients along the eastern Kunlun fault, Tectonics, 26, TC2010, doi:2010.1029/2006TC002033.ckirby_etal_07_kunlun.pdf

Chen, J., R. Heermance, D. W. Burbank, K. M. Scharer, J. Miao, and C. Wang (2007), Quantification of growth and lateral propagation of the Kashi anticline, southwest Chinese Tian Shan, Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, B03S16, doi:10.1029/2006JB004345.ChenJieKashifoldJGR2007 .pdf

Lease, R., Burbank, D.W., Gehrels, G.E., Wang, Z., and Yuan, D., 2007, Signatures of mountain building: Detrital zircon U-Pb ages from northeast Tibet, Geology, v. 35; no. 3; p. 239–242; doi: 10.1130/G23057A.1 Lease detrital U-Pb Geol2007.pdf

Amos, C. B., D. W. Burbank, D. C. Nobes, and S. A. L. Read (2007), Geomorphic constraints on listric thrust faulting: Implications for active deformation in the Mackenzie Basin, South Island, New Zealand, J. Geophys. Res., 112, B03S11, doi:10.1029/2006JB004291. 24 pp. Amos listricthrustJGR2007.pdf

Brewer, I. A. and D. Burbank 2006, Thermal and kinematic modeling of bedrock and detrital cooling ages in the Central Himalaya: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 111: B09409, doi:10.1029/2004JB003304. Brewer-Burbank Model JGR 2006.pdf

Kirby, E., Burbank, D., Reheis, M., and Phillips, F. M., 2006, Temporal variations in slip rate of the White Mountain Fault Zone, Eastern California: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 248, p. 168-185. KirbyWhiteMtnFZ-EPSL2006.pdf

Bookhagen, B., and Burbank, D.W., 2006, Topography, relief, and TRMM-derived rainfall variations along the Himalaya: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 33, doi:10.1029/2006GL026037. bookhagen_burbank06_trmm_himalaya GRL.pdf

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Scharer, K. M., D. W. Burbank, J. Chen, and R. J. Weldon, II (2006), Kinematic models of fluvial terraces over active detachment folds: Constraints on the growth mechanism of the Kashi-Atushi fold system, Chinese Tian Shan, Geol. Soc. Amer. Bull., 118, 1006-1021. Scharer Terraces GSAB2006.pdf

Sobel, E.R., Oskin, M., Burbank, D.W., Mikolaichuk, A., 2006, Exhumation of basement-cored uplifts: Example of the Kyrgyz Range quantified with apatite fission-track thermochronology: Tectonics, v. 25, TC2008, 10.1029/2005TC001809.Sobel Tien Shan Tectonics 2006.pdf

Brewer, I.D., Burbank, D.W., and Hodges, K.V., 2006, Downstream development of a detrital cooling-age signal: Insights from 40Ar/39Ar muscovite thermo¬chronology in the Nepalese Himalaya, in Willett, S.D., Hovius, N., Brandon, M.T., and Fisher, D., eds., Tectonics, climate, and landscape evolution: Geological Society of America Special Paper 398, Penrose Conference Series, p. 321–338, doi: 10.1130/2006.2398(20). Brewer Penrose SpecPub398.pdf

Barros, A.P., Chiao, Sen, Timothy J. Lang, T.J., Burbank, D.W., and Putkonen, J., 2006, From Weather to Climate – Seasonal and Interannual Variability of Storms and Implications for Erosion Processes in the Himalaya, in Willett, S.D., Hovius, N., Brandon, M.T., and Fisher, D., eds., Tectonics, climate, and landscape evolution: Geological Society of America Special Paper 398, Penrose Conference Series, p. 17-38, doi: 10.1130/2006.2398(20). Barros GSASPE398_ch2.pdf

Amidon, W. H., Burbank, D.W., and Gehrels, G.E., 2005, Construction of foreland mineral populations: insights from mixing of U-Pb zircon ages in Himalayan rivers, Basin Research, 17, 463-485. doi: 410.1111/j.1365-2117.2005.00279.x Amidon U-Pb Basin Res 2005.pdf

Oskin, M., and Burbank, D., 2005, Alpine landscape evolution dominated by cirque retreat: Geology, v. 33, p. 933–936; doi: 10.1130/G21957.1. Oskin and Burbank, 2005, Alpine landscape evolution dominated by cirque retreat.pdf

Niemi, N.A.,  Michael Oskin, Douglas W. Burbank, and Arjun M. Heimsath, Modeling the effects of bedrock landsliding on cosmogenically determined erosion rates: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 237 (2005) 480– 498. Niemi CRN landslide model EPSL.pdf

Davis, K., Burbank, D.W., Fisher, D., Wallace, S., and Nobes, D., 2005, Thrust-fault growth and segment linkage in the active Ostler fault zone, New Zealand: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 27, p. 1528-1546. Davis Ostler Fault JSG.pdf

Amidon, W H., D W. Burbank, and G E. Gehrels, 2005, U-Pb zircon ages as a sediment mixing tracer in the Nepal Himalaya: EPSL, v. 235, 244-260. Amidon U:Pb mixing EPSL 05.pdf

Sarna-Wojcicki, A. M., Reheis, M. C., Pringle, M. S., Fleck, R. J., Burbank, D.W., Meyer, C. E., Slate, J. L., Wan, E., Budahn, J. R., Troxel, B., and Walker, J. P., 2005, Tephra layers of Blind Spring Valley and related upper Pliocene and Pleistocene tephra layers, California, Nevada, and Utah: isotopic ages, correlation, and magnetostratigraphy: United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 1701, pp. 63.Tuffs-Andrei pp1701.pdf

Gabet, E. J., Burbank, D. W., Putkonen, J. K., Pratt-Sitaula, B. A., and Ojha, T., 2004, Rainfall thresholds for landsliding in the Himalayas of Nepal: Geomorphology, v. 63, no. 3-4, p. 131-143.Gabet rainfall threshold.pdf

Scharer, K. M., Burbank, D. W., Chen, J., Rubin, C., Zhao, R., and Shen, J., 2004, Detachment folding in the Southwestern Tian Shan - Tarim foreland, China: shortening estimates and rates: Journal of Structural Geology, no. 26, p. 2119-2137. Scharer JSG Tien Shan 04.pdf

Duvall, A., Kirby, E., and Burbank, D., 2004, Tectonic and lithologic controls on bedrock channel profiles and processes in coastal California: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 109, F03002, doi:10.1029/2003JF000086.Duvall Ynez channels JGR.pdf

Gabet, E., Pratt-Sitaula, B., and Burbank, D. W., 2004, Climatic controls on hillslope angle and relief in the Himalayas: Geology, v. 32, p. 629-632. Gabet Nepal hillslopes Geol 04.pdf

Lavé, J., and Burbank, D. W., 2004, Denudation Processes and Rates in the Transverse Ranges, Southern California: Erosional Response of a Transitional Landscape to External and Anthropogenic Forcing: Journal of Geophysical Research-Earth Surface, v. 109, F01006, 10.1029/2003JF000023) Lave-Burbank JGR 04.pdf

Pratt-Sitaula, B., Burbank, D.W., Heimsath, A., Ojha, T., 2004, Landscape disequilibrium on 1000 to 10,000 year scales: Marsyandi River, Nepal, central Himalaya: Geomorphology, v. 58, p. 223-241.Pratt Geomorph terraces.pdf

Burbank, D.W., Blythe, A.E., Putkonen, J., Pratt-Sitaula, B., Gabet, E., Oskin, M., Barros, A., and Ojha, T.P., 2003, Decoupling of erosion and precipitation in the Himalayas: Nature, v. 426, 652-655. Burbank Nepal Nature 03.pdf

Brewer, I.A., Burbank, D.W, and Hodges, K.V., 2003, Modelling detrital cooling-age populations: insights from two Himalayan catchments: Basin Research, v. 15, p. 305-320. Brewer et al Basin Res 03 detrital Ar:Ar.pdf

Bullen, M.E., Burbank, D. W., and Garver, J. I., 2003, Building the Northern Tien Shan: Integrated Thermal, Structural, and Topographic Constraints: Journal of Geology, v. 111, 149-165.  Bullen et al JGeol 2003.pdf

Pan, B., Burbank, D., Wang, Y., Wu, G., Li, J., and Guan, Q., 2003, A 900 k.y. record of strath terrace formation during glacial-interglacial transitions in northwest China: Geology, v. 31, no. 11, p. 957-960. Pan Terraces Tibet Geol 03.pdf

Meigs, A., Yule, D., Blythe, A., and Burbank, D., 2003, Implications of distributed crustal deformation for exhumation in a portion of a transpressional plate boundary, Western Transverse Ranges, southern California: Quaternary International, v. 101-102, p. 169-177. Meigs et al Quat Intern 2003.pdf

Formento-Trigilio, M.L., D.W. Burbank, A. Nicol, J. Shulmeister, and U. Rieser, 2003, River response to an active fold-and-thrust belt in a convergent margin setting, North Island, New Zealand, Geomorphology, v. 49, p. 125-152.  Formento Trigilio Wairarapa.pdf

Solomon, S., Baker, V.R., Bloxham, J., Booth, J., Donnellan, A., Elachi, C., Evans, D., Rignot, E., Burbank, D., Chao, B., Chave, A., Gillespie, A., Herring, T., Jeanloz, R., LaBrecque, J., Minster, B., Pitman, W., Simons, M., Turcotte, D.L., and Zoback, M.L., 2003, Plan for living on a restless planet sets NASA's Solid Earth agenda: EOS (Transactions of the American Geophysical Union), v. 84, p. 485-492.  Solomon EOS SESWG 03.pdf

Pratt, B., Burbank, D.W., Heimsath, A., and Ojha, T., 2002, Impulsive alluviation during early Holocene strengthened monsoons, central Nepal Himalaya: Geology, v. 30, p. 911-914. Pratt et al Geology 2002 .pdf

Burbank, D.W., 2002, Rates of erosion and their implications for exhumation: Mineralogical Magazine, Vol. 66(1), pp. 25-52. Min Mag exhumation ms .pdf

Chen, J., Burbank, D. W., Scharer, K., Sobel, E., Yin, J., Rubin, C. M., and Zhao, R., 2002, Magnetostratigraphy of the Upper Cenozoic strata in the southwestern Chinese Tian Shan: rates of Pleistocene folding and thrusting: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 195, p. 113-130. Chen Jie EPSL 2001.pdf

Bullen, M.E., Burbank, D.W., Abdrakhmatov, K.Y., and Garver, J., 2001, Late Cenozoic tectonic evolution of the northwestern Tien Shan: Constraints from magnetostratigraphy, detrital fission track, and basin analysis: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 113, No. 12, pp. 1544-1559. Bullen Tien Shan GSAB 01.pdf

Abdrakhmatov, K. E., Weldon, R., Thompson, S., Burbank, D., Rubin, C., Miller, M., and Molnar, P., 2001, Origin, direction, and rate of modern compression in the central Tien Shan, Kyrgyzstan: Geologiya I Geofizika (Russian Geology and Geophysics, v. 42, p. 1585-1609. Abdrakmatov Kyrgyzstan 2001RussianG&G.pdf

White, N.M , Parrish, R.R., Bickle, M. J., Najman, Y. M. R., Burbank, D.W., and Maithani, A., 2001, Metamorphism and exhumation of the NW Himalaya constrained by U-Th-Pb analyses of detrital monazite grains from early foreland basin sediments: Journal of the Geological Society of London, v. 158, p. 625-635. White JGS Lond 01 detrital.pdf

Chen Jie, Ding Guoyu, D.W. Burbank, K. M. Scharer, C. Rubin, E. Sobel, Qu Guosheng, Shen Jun, Yin Jinhui, Zhao Ruibing, 2001, Late Cenozoic Tectonics and Seismicity in the Southwestern Tian Shan, China. Earthquake Research in China (Chinese with English abstract), v. 17, p. 134-155.

Brozovic, N., and Burbank, D.W., 2000, Dynamic fluvial systems and gravel progradation in the Himalayan foreland: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 112, p. 394-412. Brozovic Himal GSAB 01.pdf

Blythe, A. E., Burbank, D. W., Farley, K., and Fielding, E. J., 2000, Structural and topographic evolution of the central Transverse Ranges, California, from apatite fission-track, (U-Th)/He and digital elevation model analyses: Basin Research, v. 12, p. 97-114.Blythe Basin Res 2000.pdf

Lopez-Blanco, M., M. Marzo, D.W. Burbank, J. Verges, E. Roca, P. Anadon, and J. Pina, 2000, Tectonic and climatic controls on the development of foreland fan deltas: Montserrat and Sant Llorenc del Munt systems (Middle Eocene, Ebro Basin, NE Spain): Sedimentary Geology, v. 138. P. 17-39.Lopez et al Sedim Geol .pdf

Barros, A.P., Joshi, M., Putkonen, J., and Burbank, D.W., 2000, A study of the 1999 monsoon rainfall in a mountainous region in central Nepal using TRMM products and rain gauge observations: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 27, p. 3683-3686.Geophysical Research Letters, v. 27, p. 3683-3686. Barros -TRMM GRL 2000.pdf

Burbank, D.W., J.K. McLean, M. Bullen, K.Y. Abdrakhmatov, M.G. Miller, 1999, Thrust-belt partitioning of intermontane basins by basement folding, Tien Shan, Krgyzstan:  Basin Research, v. 11, 75-92. Burbank Tien Shan BasinRes.pdf

Burbank, D.W., and Pinter, N., 1999, Landscape evolution: the interactions of tectonics and surface processes: Basin Research, v. 11, 1-6. Burbank-Pinter 99 BasRes.pdf

Kempf, O., Matter, A., Burbank, D.W., Mange, M., 1999, Depositional and structural evolution of a foreland basin margin in a magnetostratigraphic framework: the eastern Swiss Molasse Basin: International Journal of Earth Sciences, v.88, 253-275. Kempf Alpine evolution Inter JEarth Sci 1999 .pdf

Leland, J., Reid, M.R., Burbank, D.W., Finkel, R., Caffee, M., 1998, Late Pleistocene history of bedrock incision and differential uplift along the Indus River near Nanga Parbat, Pakistan Himalaya, from 10Be and 26Al exposure age dating of bedrock straths: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 154, p. 93-105. Leland EPSL Indus 1998.pdf

Verges, J., Marzo, M., Santaeularia, T., Serra-Kiel, J., Burbank, D.W., Munoz, J.A., and Gimenez-Montsant, J., 1998, Vertical motions in the SE Pyrenean Foreland Basin: foreland basin geometry: subsidence analysis of the SE Pyrenean basin, in Mascle, A. (ed.) Foreland Basins: Geological Society of London Special Publication, p. 107-134.Verges_et_al_1998.pdf

Beck, R.A., Sinha, A., Burbank, D.W., Sercombe, W.J., and Khan, A.M., 1998, Climatic oceanographic, and isotopic consequences of the Paleocene India-Asia collision, in Aubry, M.P., Lucas, S., and Berggren, W.A. eds., Late Paleocene-early Eocene climatic and biotic events in the marine and terrestrial records: New York, Columbia University Press, p. 103-117.

Schlunegger, F., Matter, A., Burbank, D. W., and Klaper, E. M., 1997, Magnetostratigraphic constraints on relationships between evolution of the central Swiss Molasse basin and Alpine orogenic events: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 109, no. 2, p. 225-241. Schlunnegger Alps evol GSAB1997.pdf

Brozovic, N., Burbank, D.W., and Meigs, A.J., 1997, Climatic limits on landscape development in the northwestern Himalaya: Science, v. 276, p. 571-574.Brozovic_1997_Buzzsaw.pdf

Schlunegger, F., Matter, A., Burbank, D.W., Leu, W., Mange, M., and Matayas, J., 1997, Sedimentary sequences, seismofacies and evolution of depositional systems of the Oligo/Miocene Lower Freshwater Molasse Group, Switzerland: Basin Research, v. 9, p. 1-26. Schlunegger et al Swiss Molasse BasinRes 1997.pdf

Meigs, A.J., and Burbank, D.W., 1997, Growth of the Pyrenean orogenic wedge: Tectonics, v. 16, p. 239-258. Meigs Pyrenean wedge Tectonics 1997 copy.pdf

Burbank, D.W., Meigs, A., and Brozovic, N., 1996, Interactions of growing folds and coeval depositional systems: Basin Research, v. 8, p. 199-223. Burbank Meigs 1996_FoldGrowth & Seds Basin Research 1996.pdf

Burbank, D.W., Leland, J., Fielding, E., Anderson, R.S., Brozovic', N.,Reid, M.R., and Duncan, C., 1996, Bedrock incision, rock uplift, and threshold hillslopes in the northwestern Himalaya: Nature, v. 379, p. 505-510. [pdf]

Burbank, D.W., Beck, R.A., and Mulder, T., 1996, The Himalayan Foreland, in An, Y., and Harrison, M. (eds.), Asian Tectonics: Cambridge University Press, pg. 149-188. burbank Himalyan Foreland 1996 copy.pdf

Beck, R.A., Burbank, D.W., Sercombe, W.J., Khan, A.M., and Lawrence, R. D.,1996, Late Cretaceous ophiolite obduction and Paleocene India-Asia collision in the westernmost Himalaya, Geodinamica Acta, v.9, p.114-144.

Schlunegger, F., Burbank, D.W., Engesser, B., Matter, A., and Weidmann, M., Magnetostratigraphic calibration of the Late Oligocene to Middle Miocene (30-15 Ma) mammal biozones an ddepositional sequences of the Swiss Molasse basin. Eclogae Geologicae Helvetiae, v. 89, p. 753-788.

Vergés, J.,and Burbank, D.W., 1996, Eocene-Oligocene thrusting and basin configuration in the eastern and central Pyrenees (Spain), in Friend, P.F., and Dabrio, C.J. (eds.), Tertiary basins of Spain: Cambridge University Press, p. 120-133.

Vergés, J., Burbank, D.W., and Meigs, A., 1996, Unfolding: an inverse approach to fold kinematics: Geology, v. 24, p. 175-178. Verges Burbank unfolding Geology 1996.pdf

Hogan, P.J., and Burbank, D.W., 1996, Evolution of the Jaca piggyback basin and emergence of the External Sierra, southern Pyrenees, in Friend, P.F., and Dabrio, C.J. (eds.), Tertiary basins of Spain: Cambridge University Press, p. 153-160.

Beck, R.A., Burbank, D.W., Sercombe, W.J., Riley, G.W., Barndt, J.K., Berry, J.R., Afzal, J., Khan, A.M., Jurgen, H., Metje, J., Cheema, A., Shafique, N.A., Lawrence, R.D., and Khan, M.A., 1995, New stratigraphic constraints on the collision of NW India and Asia: Nature, v. 373, p.55-58. Beck-Burbank Indo-Asian collision Nature 1995.pdf

Meigs, A., Burbank, D.W., and Beck, R.A., Middle-Late Miocene (pre-10 Ma) initiation of the Main Boundary Thrust in the western Himalaya, 1995: Geology, v. 23, p. 423-426. Meigs Burbank MBT at >10 Ma Geology 1995 copy.pdf

Friedmann, S.J., and Burbank, D.W., 1995, Rift basins and supradetachment basins: intracontinental extensional endmembers: Basin Research, .v. 7, p. 109-127. pdf

Beck, R.A., Burbank, D.W., Sercombe, W.J., Olson, T.L., and Khan, A.M., 1995, Organic carbon exhumation and climate change during the early Himalayan collision: Geology, v. 23, p. 387-390.Beck et al Organic carbon Himalaya Geol 1995.pdf

Burbank, D.W., and Vergés, J., 1994, Reconstruction of topography and related depositional systems during active thrusting: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 99, p. 20,281-20,297.Burbank-Verges Topo & Sed JGR 1994.pdf

Talling, P.J., Burbank, D.W., Lawton, T.L., Hobbs, R.S., and Lund, S., 1994, Magnetostratigraphic dating of the Cretaceous-Tertiary Axhandle basin, central Utah: J. of Geology,v. 102, p. 181-196.Talling magstrat Axhandle Utah J Geol 1994.pdf

Burbank, D.W., Derry, L., and France-Lanord, C., 1993, Lower Himalayan detrital sediment delivery despite an intensified monsoon at 8 Ma: Nature, v. 364, p. 48-50. Burbank Lower Himal sed flux at 8 Ma Nature 1993.pdf

Roberts, S.V., and Burbank, D.W., 1993, Uplift and thermal history of the Teton Range defined by apatite fission-track dating, northwestern Wyoming: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 118, p. 295-309.Roberts-Burbank Teton thermochr EPSL 1993.pdf

Talling, P.J., and Burbank, D.W., 1993, Assessment of uncertainties in magnetostratigraphic dating of sedimentary strata, in Asissaoiu, A., McNeil, D.F. and Hurley, N.F. (eds.), Applications of paleomagnetism to sedimentary geology: SEPM Spec. Publ. 49, p. 59-69.

Bentham, P.A., Burbank, D.W., and Puigdefabregas, C., 1993, Temporal and spatial controls on alluvial architecture in an axial drainage system, Upper Eocene Campodarbe Group, southern Pyrenean foreland basin, Spain: Basin Research, v. 4, p. 335-352.Bentham-Burbank Escanilla Pyrenees Basin Res 1993.pdf

Mulder, T.J., and Burbank, D.W., 1993, Changes in Patterns of Fluvial Deposition Resulting from Initial Uplift of the Salt Range, Northwest Himalayan Foreland, Pakistan, in Marzo, M., and Puigdefabregas, C. (eds.), Alluvial Sedimentation: I.A.S. Special Publication 17: Blackwell Scientific Pub., Oxford, p. 521-539. MulderBurbank SaltRange2 Int As Sed 1993.pdf

Burbank, D.W., Vergés, J., and MuÒoz, J.A., 1992, Coeval hindward- and forward-imbricating thrusting in the central southern Pyrenees: timing and rates of shortening and deposition: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 104, p. 1-18. Burbank  Coeval hindward & forward thrusting Pyrenees GSAB 1992.pdf

Burbank, D.W., Puigdefýbregas, C., and MuÒoz, J.A., 1992, The chronology of Eocene tectonic and stratigraphic development of the eastern Pyrenean foreland basin, northeast Spain: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 104, p. 1101-1120. Burbank Chrono E Pyrenees foreland GSAB 199.pdf

Burbank, D.W., 1992, Causes of recent Himalayan uplift deduced from depositional patterns in the Ganges basin: Nature, v. 357, p. 680-683.Burbank Depo patterns Himal uplift Nature 1992.pdf

Whistler, D. P. and D. W. Burbank, 1992, Miocene biostratigraphy and biochronology of the Dove Spring Formation, Mojave Desert, California and a characterization of the Clarendonian age (later Miocene) in California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 104, p. 644-658.Whistler-Burbank Mojave Clarendonian GSAB 1992.pdf

Burbank, D.W., Engesser, B., Matter, A., and Weidmann, M., 1992, Magnetostratigraphic chronology, mammalian faunas, and stratigraphic evolution of the Lower Freshwater Molasse, Haute-Savoie, France: Eclogae Geologicae Helvetiae, v. 85, p. 399-431

Burbank, D.W., and Kang, J.C., 1991, Relative dating of Quaternary moraines, Rongbuk valley, Mt. Everest, Tibet: implication for an ice sheet on the Tibetan Plateau: Quaternary Research, v. 36, p. 1-18.Burbank Kang Everest moraines Quat Res 1991.pdf

Burbank, D.W., 1991, Late Quaternary snowline reconstructions for the southern and central Sierra Nevada, California: re-assessment of the Recess Peak Glaciation: Quaternary Research, v. 36, p. 294-307.Burbank Sierran snowlines QuatRes 1991.pdf

Burbank, D.W., and Beck, R.A., 1991, Rapid long-term rates of denudation: Geology, v. 19, p. 1169-1172.Burbank-Beck Denudation rates Geol 1991.pdf

Fort, M., Burbank, D.W., and Freytet, P., 1989, Lacustrine sedimentation in a semiarid alpine setting: an example from Ladakh, northwestern Himalaya: Quaternary Research v. 31, p. 332-350.Fort-Burbank Ladakh lacustrine QuatRes 1989.pdf

Burbank, D. W., and Beck, R. A. 1989, Early Pliocene uplift of the Salt Range: temporal constrains on thrust wedge development, Northwest Himalaya, Pakistan, in Malinconico, L. L., and Lillie, R. J. (eds.), Tectonics and Geophysics of the Western Himalaya: G. S. A. Special Paper 232, p. 113-128.

Burbank, D. W., and Raynolds, R. G. H., 1988, Stratigraphic keys to the timing of deformation: an example from the northwestern Himalayan foredeep, in Paola, C., and Kleinspehn, K. (eds.), New Perspectives in Basin Analysis, Springer-Verlag, p. 331-351.  Burbank StratKeys to NWHim NewPersp 1988.pdf

Loomis, D. P., and Burbank, D. W., 1988, The stratigraphic evolution of the El Paso basin, southern California: implications for the Miocene development of the Garlock Fault and the Sierra Nevada: Geol. Soc. Am. Bull., v. 100, p. 12-28. Loomis Burbank El Paso basin GSAB 1988.pdf

Burbank, D.W., Beck, R.A., Raynolds, R.G.H., Hobbs, R., Tahirkheli, R.A.K., 1988, Thrusting and gravel progradation in foreland basins: a test of post-thrusting gravel dispersal: Geology, v. 16, p. 1143-1146.Burbank gravel dispersal Geol 1988.pdf

Burbank, D. W., and Whistler, D. P., 1987, Detailed chronologies of tectonic rotations: new insights from magnetostratigraphic studies along the Garlock Fault: Geology, v. 15, p. 1172-1175.Burbank-Whistler Tect rotations Geol 1987.pdf

Johnson, G. D., Raynolds, R. G. H., and Burbank, D. W., 1986, Late Cenozoic tectonics and sedimentation in the northwestern Himalayan foredeep:  I. Thrust ramping and associated deformation in the Potwar region.Allen, P., and Homewood, P. (eds.), Foreland Basins, Intern. Asso. Sediment. Spec. Pub.:  Blackwell Scientific Pub., p. 273-291. JOHNSON Burbank Him foreland IAS SpecPub 1986.pdf

Burbank, D. W., Raynolds, R. G. H., and Johnson, G. D., 1986, Late Cenozoic tectonics and sedimentation in the northwestern Himalayan foredeep II. Eastern Limb of the Northwest Syntaxis and regional synthesis. Allen, P., and Homewood, P. (eds.), Foreland Basins, Intern. Asso. Sediment. Spec. Pub.:  Blackwell Scientific Pub., p. 293-306. Burbank NWSyntaxis SpesPub IAS SpecPub 1986 copy.pdf 

Burbank, D. W., 1985, The Quaternary glaciation of Kashmir and Ladakh, Northwestern Himalaya, in Evolution of Mountain Glaciers and the Quaternary Glaciation: Lanzhou University Press, p. 35-46.

Burbank, D. W., and Tahirkheli, R. A. K., 1985, Magnetostratigraphy, fission-track dating, and stratigraphic evolution of the Peshawar intermontane basin, northern Pakistan: Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, v. 96, p. 539-552.Burbank Tahirkheli Peshawar basin GSAB 1985.pdf

Burbank, D. W., and Li, J., 1985, The age and palaeoclimatic implications of the loess of Lanzhou, north China: Nature, v. 316, p. 429-431.Burbank Li Chinese loess Nature 1985.pdf

Burbank, D. W., and Fort, M., 1985, Bedrock control on the limits of glaciation: examples from the Ladakh Himalaya, J. of Glaciology, v. 31, n. 108, p. 143-149.Burbank-Fort controls on glac JGlaciol 1985.pdf

Burbank, D. W., and Raynolds, R.G.H., 1984, Sequential Late Cenozoic tectonic disruption of the northern Himalyan foredeep: Nature, v. 311, p. 114-118.Burbank Raynolds Himal foreland faulting Nature 1984.pdf

Burbank, D. W., 1983, Multiple episodes of catastrophic flooding in the Peshawar Basin during the past 700,000 years: Geol. Bull. Univ. Peshawar, v. 16, p. 43-49. Burbank PESHAWAR floods GeolBulUPeshawar.pdf

Burbank, D. W., and Johnson, G. D., 1983, The Late Cenozoic chronologic and stratigraphic development of the Kashmir intermontane basin, northwestern Himalaya: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 43, p. 205-235. Burbank-Johnson Kashmir basin Palaeo3 1983.pdf

Burbank, D.W.. 1983, The chronology of intermontane-basin development in the northwestern Himalaya and the evolution of the Northwest Syntaxis: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 64, p. 77-92. Burbank Peshawar basin epsl 1983.pdf

Burbank, D. W., 1982, Correlations of climate, mass balance, and glacial fluctuations at Mount Rainier, Washington, U.S.A., since 1850: Arctic and Alpine Research, v. 14, n. 2, p. 137-148. Burbank Rainier LIA climate Arctic&Alpine 1982.pdf

Burbank, D.W., and Johnson, G.D., 1982, Intermontane-basin development in the past 4 Myr in the northwest Himalaya: Nature, v. 298, p. 432-436. Burbank Intermontane basins NW Himal Nature1982.pdf

Burbank, D. W., 1981, A chronology of late Holocene glacier fluctuations at Mount Rainier: Arctic and Alpine Research, v. 13, n. 4, p. 369-386. Burbank Rainier LIA glaciers Arctic& Alpine1981.pdf

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