Publications

Publications since 2015

Bold indicates CoRE Director, Underlined indicates CoRE student, * indicates CoRE staff

Also see Zane Jobe’s Google Scholar profile

Currently In review/Preprint

 Jobe, Z.R., Howes, N.C., Cai, D., Deng, H., Laugier, F., Shumaker, L.E.*, submitted to Frontiers in Earth Science, Comparing Aggradation, Superelevation, and Avulsion Frequency of Submarine and Fluvial Channels. Preprinted on EarthArxiv at https://eartharxiv.org/yg6p4/

Walker, W., Jobe, Z.R., Sarg, J., Wood, L., submitted to Geosphere, Progradational Slope Architecture and Sediment Partitioning in the Outcropping Mixed Siliciclastic-Carbonate Bone Spring Formation, Permian Basin, West Texas. Preprinted on EarthArXiv: https://eartharxiv.org/zkge8/

2019

Daniels, B.G., Hubbard, S.M., Romans, B.W., Malkowski, M.A., Matthews, W.A., Bernhardt, A., Kaempfe, S.A., Jobe, Z.R., Fosdick, J.C., Schwartz, T.M. and Fildani, A., 2019. Revised chronostratigraphic framework for the Cretaceous Magallanes-Austral Basin, Última Esperanza Province, Chile. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, v. 94, p. 102209. 2019, Revised chronostratigraphic framework for the Cretaceous Magallanes-Austral Basin, Última Esperanza Province, Chile: Journal of South American Earth Sciences, v. 94, 102209, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsames.2019.05.025

Fryer, R. and Jobe, Z.R., 2019, Quantification of the Bed-scale Architecture of Submarine Depositional Environments. The Depositional Record, v. 5 p. 192-211, https://doi.org/10.1002/dep2.70

2018

Pettinga, L.A., Jobe, Z.R., Shumaker, L.E.*, and Howes, N.C., 2018, Morphometric scaling relationships in submarine channel–lobe systems. Geology, https://doi.org/10.1130/G45142.1

Shumaker, L.E.*, Jobe, Z.R., Johnstone, S.A., Pettinga, L.A., Cai, D.X., and Moody, J.D., 2018, Controls on submarine channel-modifying processes identified through morphometric scaling relationships. Geosphere, v. 14, no. 5, p. 1–17, https:// doi.org/10.1130/GES01674.1

Jobe, Z.R., Howes, N.C., Romans, B.R., Covault, J.A., 2018, Volumes and frequencies of submarine fan-building turbidity currents. The Depositional Record. https://doi.org/10.1002/dep2.42

Clare, M., Chaytor, J., Dabson, O., Gamboa, D., Georgiopoulou, A., Eady, H., Hunt, J. Jackson, C., Katz, O., Krastel, S., León, R., Micallef, R., Moernaut, J., Moriconi, R., Moscardelli, L., Mueller, C., Normandeau, A., Patacci, M., Steventon, M., Urlaub, M., Völker, D., Wood, L., and Jobe, Z.R., 2018, A consistent global approach for the morphometric characterization of subaqueous landslides. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 477, SP477.15. https://doi.org/10.1144/SP477.15

Malkowski, M.A., Jobe, Z.R., Sharman, G.R., Graham, S.A., 2018, Down-slope facies variability within deep-water channel systems: Insights from the Upper Cretaceous Cerro Toro Formation, southern Patagonia. Sedimentology, https://doi.org/10.1111/sed.12452

2017

Jobe, Z.R., Sylvester, Z., Bolla Pittaluga, M., Frascati, A., Pirmez, P., Minisini, D., Howes, N.C., Cantelli, A., 2017, Facies Architecture of Submarine Channel Deposits on the Western Niger Delta Slope: Implications for Grain-size and Density Stratification in Turbidity Currents. Journal of Geophysical Research Earth Surface, v. 122, p. 473–491, https://doi.org/10.1002/2016JF003903

Stright, L., Jobe, Z.R., Fosdick, J., Bernhardt, A., 2017, Modeling uncertainty in the three-dimensional structural deformation and stratigraphic evolution from outcrop data: implications for submarine channel knickpoint recognition. Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 86, p. 79–94, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2017.05.004

Jobe, Z.R., Sylvester, Z., Howes, N., Pirmez, C., Parker, A., Cantelli, A., Smith, R., Wolinsky, M.A., O’Byrne, C., Slowey, N., and Prather, B., 2017, High-resolution, millennial-scale patterns of bed compensation on a sand-rich intraslope submarine fan, western Niger Delta slope: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 129, p. 23–37, https://doi.org/10.1130/B31440.1 

2016

Covault, J.A., Sylvester, Z., Hubbard, S.M., Jobe, Z.R., and Sech, R.P., 2016, The Stratigraphic Record of Submarine-Channel Evolution. The Sedimentary Record, v. 14, September issue, p. 4–11, http://www.sepm.org/The-Sedimentary-Record

Jobe, Z.R., Howes, N.C., and Auchter, N.C., 2016, Comparing submarine and fluvial channel kinematics: Implications for stratigraphic architecture: Geology, v. 44, p. 931–934, https://doi.org/10.1130/G38158.1 

Parker, A.O., Schmidt, M.W., Jobe, Z.R., and Slowey, N.C., 2016, A new perspective on West African hydroclimate during the last deglaciation: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 449, p. 79–88, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2016.05.038

Shumaker, L.E., Jobe, Z.R., & Graham, S. A., 2016, Evolution of submarine gullies on a prograding slope: Insights from 3D seismic reflection data. Marine Geology, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2016.06.006

2015

Jobe, Z.R., Sylvester, Z., Parker, A.O., Howes, N., Slowey, N., and Pirmez, C., 2015, Rapid Adjustment of Submarine Channel Architecture To Changes In Sediment Supply: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 85, p. 729–753,  https://doi.org/10.2110/jsr.2015.30

 

Conference presentations since 2016

Bold indicates CoRE Director, Underlined indicates CoRE student, * indicates CoRE staff

2019

Jobe, Z.R., Downard, A., Martin, T.P., Meyer, R.*, 2019, Automated Interpretation of Depositional Environments Using Measured Stratigraphic Sections and Machine-Learning Models. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2019.

Walker, W., Jobe, Z.R., 2019, Stratigraphic Architecture and Sediment Partitioning in the Mixed Carbonate-Siliciclastic Bone Spring Formation, Delaware Basin, Texas. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2019.

Martin, T.P., Meyer, R.*, Jobe, Z.R., 2019, Automated Lithology Prediction from Core Images and Well Log Data Using Machine Learning Algorithms: A Case Study from the Greater Schiehallion Area, West of Shetland, United Kingdom. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2019.

Pettinga, L., Jobe, Z.R., 2019,How do submarine canyon-channel systems (re)shape continental margins? AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2019.

Kus, K.B., Jobe, Z.R., Laugier, F., Sullivan, M., 2019, Lateral Heterogeneity of Distal Submarine Lobe Deposits, Point Loma Formation, California: Implications for Lateral Facies Prediction in Horizontal Wells. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2019.

Gross, E., Carr, M.*, Jobe, Z.R., 2019, Three-dimensional eolian bounding surface architecture of the Entrada Sandstone, Utah: Expanding our understanding of reservoir heterogeneity in wet eolian prospects. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2019.

Gilbert, C., Jobe, Z.R., Sharman, G., Johnstone, S., 2019, Unraveling the complex tectonostratigraphic evolution of the Ventura Basin, California, using detrital zircon mixture modeling. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2019.

2018

Jobe, Z.R., Howes, N.C., Romans, B.R., Covault, J.A., 2018, Volumes and frequencies of submarine fan-building turbidity currents. ISC Quebec City Technical Program.

Englert, R.G., Hubbard, S.M., Coutts, D., Jobe, Z.R., Cartigny, M., Hage, S., 2018, Preservation of Upper-Flow-Regime Bedforms and Their Recognition in the Stratigraphic Record. ISC Quebec City Technical Program.

Patten, J., Marcantonio, F., Jobe, Z.R., Schmidt, M., Slowet, N., Thomas, D., 2018, The Applicability of the 230Th Constant Flux Proxy in Sediments Offshore of the Niger River Delta. AGU Abstracts with Program, Washington D.C., 2018. 

Jobe, Z.R., Howes, N.C., Georgiou, I., Cai, D., Deng, H., Laugier, F., Shumaker, L.E.*, 2018, Comparing Aggradation, Superelevation, and Avulsion Frequency of Submarine and Fluvial Channels. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2018.

Fryer, R.C., Jobe, Z.R., Shumaker, L.E.*, 2018, Quantitative Analysis of the Bed-Scale Facies Architecture of Submarine Lobe Deposits. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2018.

Thompson-Jobe, J.A., Giles, K., Hearon, T.E., Trudgill, B., Gannaway, C.E., Jobe, Z.R., Rowan, M.G., 2018, Structural and Stratigraphic Evolution of the Sinbad Valley Salt Wall, Northeast Paradox Basin, Southwest Colorado. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2018.

Englert, R.G., Hubbard, S.M., Coutts, D., Jobe, Z.R., Cartigny, M., Hage, S., 2018, Preservation of Upper-Flow-Regime Bedforms and Their Recognition in the Stratigraphic Record. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2018.

Pettinga, L., Jobe, Z.R., Shumaker, L.E.*, Howes, N.C., 2018, Morphometric scaling relationships in submarine channel-lobe systems: implications for turbidite depositional processes and stratigraphic architecture. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2018.

Morris, P.D., Covault, J.A., Sech, R., Sylvester, Z., Jobe, Z.R., 2018, Deepwater Channel Trajectory Controls on Resultant Reservoir Connectivity. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2018.

Deng, H., Wood, L., Jobe, Z.R., 2018, Mass Failure Complex Morphometrics as an Indicator of Flow Rheology and Composition: A Comprehensive Study in the Gulf of Mexico. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2018.

Walker, W., Jobe, Z.R., 2018, Stratigraphic Architecture of Turbidite and Mass-Transport Deposits in the Outcropping Bone Spring Formation, Delaware Basin, Texas. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2018.

Shumaker, L.E.*, Jobe, Z.R., Moody, J., Cai, D., 2018, Scaling Relationships Between Stratigraphy and Morphology of Submarine Channels. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2018.

Wang, J., Plink-Bjorklund, P., Jobe, Z.R., 2018, Scaling Relationships of Channel-Lobe Deposits in Large Fluvial Fan Systems: Implications for Subsurface Reservoir Prediction. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2018.

2017

Fryer, R.C., Jobe, Z.R., Shumaker, L.E.*, Stammer, J., Fleming, A., 2017, Quantifying the Bed-scale Architecture of Submarine Lobe Deposits, Point Loma Formation, California. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2017.

Southern, S.J., Stright, L., Jobe, Z.R., Romans, B.R., Hubbard, S.M., 2017, The Stratigraphic Expression of Slope Channel Evolution: Insights From Qualitative and Quantitative Assessment of Channel Fills From the Cretaceous Tres Pasos Formation, Southern Chile. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2017.

Shumaker, L.E.*, Howes, N.C., Pettinga, L.A., Jobe, Z.R., 2017, Investigating Controls on Submarine Channel Evolution Through Morphometric Scaling Relationships. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2017.

Pettinga, L.A., Shumaker, L.E.*, Howes, N.C., Jobe Z.R., 2017, Scaling Relationships in Linked Submarine Channel-Lobe Systems: Enabling Prediction of Reservoir Scales and Geometries in Deep-Water Sediment Routing Systems. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2017.

Jobe, Z.R., 2017, Submarine Sediment Routing Systems on the Western Niger Delta Slope: Autogenic and Allogenic Signal Propagation and Preservation. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2017.

Jobe, Z.R., and Howes, N.C., 2017, Scaling Relationships, Kinematics, and Stratigraphic Architecture of Submarine Channels: Application to Reservoir Prediction. Deep-water Depositional Systems: Advances and Applications (Geological Society of London).

2016

Jobe, Z.R., 2016, Mass Delivery and Frequency of Submarine Fan-Building Turbidity Currents. American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2016, abstract #OS12C-07.

Jobe, Z.R., 2016, Characterization of a Submarine Channel-Lobe Transition Zone, Western Niger Delta. GSA 2016 Annual Conference, session T190. Modern and Ancient Sediment Transport on Earth and Planetary Surfaces.

Jobe, Z.R., Howes, N.C., Auchter, N., 2016, Temporal Evolution of Submarine Channel Trajectory and Mobility: Quantitative Analysis and Comparison to Rivers. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2016.

Romans, Brian W., Auchter, N.C., Bernhardt, A., Covault, J.A., Daniels, B.G., Fildani, A., Fosdick, J.C., Hubbard, S.M., Jobe, Z.R., Malkowski, M.A., Schwartz, T.M., Sickmann, Z.T., Stright, L., Graham, S.A., 2016, Stratigraphic Record of Foreland Basin Dynamics, Cretaceous Magallanes-Austral Basin, Chile and Argentina. AAPG Technical Program, Annual Convention, 2016.