James V. Gardner

Research Professor
Phone: (603) 862-3473
Office: Center for Coastal & Ocean Mapping, Chase Ocean Engineering Lab Rm 153, Durham, NH 03824
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  • Ph.D., Geological/Geophysical Eng., Columbia University in the City of New York
  • M.A., Geology/Earth Science, Columbia University in the City of New York
  • B.S., Geology/Earth Science, San Diego State Univ

Selected Publications

Gardner, J. (2017). The Morphometry of the Deep-Water Sinuous Mendocino Channel and the Immediate Environs, Northeastern Pacific Ocean. Geosciences, 7(4), 124. doi:10.3390/geosciences7040124

Mosher, D. C., Campbell, D. C., Gardner, J. V., Piper, D. J. W., Chaytor, J. D., & Rebesco, M. (2017). The role of deep-water sedimentary processes in shaping a continental margin: The Northwest Atlantic. Marine Geology, 393, 245-259. doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2017.08.018

Gardner, J. V., Armstrong, A. A., & Calder, B. R. (2016). Hatteras Transverse Canyon, Hatteras Outer Ridge and environs of the U.S. Atlantic margin: A view from multibeam bathymetry and backscatter. Marine Geology, 371, 18-32. doi:10.1016/j.margeo.2015.10.015

Gardner, J. V., & Mayer, L. A. (2016). Chatham Fan and adjacent upper Baranof Fan channels and levee, US Gulf of Alaska margin. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 46(1), 387-388. doi:10.1144/M46.18

Mayer, L. A., & Gardner, J. V. (2016). Cascades and plunge pools on the continental slope of the Gulf of Alaska. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 46(1), 389-390. doi:10.1144/M46.20

Jakobsson, M., Mayer, L., Coakley, B., Dowdeswell, J. A., Forbes, S., Fridman, B., . . . Weatherall, P. (2012). The International Bathymetric Chart of the Arctic Ocean (IBCAO) Version 3.0. Geophysical Research Letters, 39(12), n/a. doi:10.1029/2012GL052219

Hovland, M., Gardner, J. V., & Judd, A. G. (2002). The significance of pockmarks to understanding fluid flow processes and geohazards. Geofluids, 2(2), 127-136. doi:10.1046/j.1468-8123.2002.00028.x

Gardner, J. V., Prior, D. B., & Field, M. E. (1999). Humboldt Slide — a large shear-dominated retrogressive slope failure. Marine Geology, 154(1-4), 323-338. doi:10.1016/S0025-3227(98)00121-2

Dean, W. E., Gardner, J. V., & Piper, D. Z. (1997). Inorganic geochemical indicators of glacial-interglacial changes in productivity and anoxia on the California continental margin. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 61(21), 4507-4518. doi:10.1016/S0016-7037(97)00237-8

Field, M. E., Gardner, J. V., Jennings, A. E., & Edwards, B. D. (1982). Earthquake-induced sediment failures on a 0.25° slope, Klamath River delta, California. Geology, 10(10), 542. doi:10.1130/0091-7613(1982)10<542:ESFOAS>2.0.CO;2

Most Cited Publications