Lonergan L., NH Jamin, HD Johnson, CA-L, Jackson. U-Shaped Slope Gully Systems and Sediment Waves on the Gabon passive margin (West Africa) submitted to Marine Geology

Stewart, M.A, Lonergan, L., Hampson, GJ. (2013) Pleistocene Tunnel Valleys in the UK Central North Sea: Regional Extents and Generations. Quaternary Science Reviews, 72; 1-17

Martinez, P. Soto, J., Comas, M, Lonergan, L. Watts, AB. 2013 Strike-slip tectonics and basin inversion in the Western Mediterranean: the Post-Messinian evolution of the Alboran Sea. Basin Research, 25, 1–27, doi: 10.1111/bre.12005


Jones, G. Mayall, M., Lonergan, L. 2012. Contrasting depositional styles on a slope system and their control by salt tectonics - through-going channels, ponded fans and mass transport complexes. In 32nd Annual GCSSEPM Foundation Bob F. Perkins Research Conference “New Understanding of the Petroleum Systems of Continental Margins of the World”’ Conference proceedings DVD

Stewart, MA, Lonergan, L, Hampson, GJ (2012) 3D Seismic Analysis of Buried Tunnel Valleys in the Central North Sea: Tunnel Valley Sedimentary Architecture. in press In Huuse M et al. (eds) Glaciogenic Reservoirs and Hydrocarbon Systems. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 368, http://dx.doi.org/10.1144/SP368.9

Martinez, P. Soto, J. , Comas, M, Lonergan, L. Watts, AB. (in press; 2012) Strike-slip tectonics and basin inversion in the Western Mediterranean: the Post-Messinian evolution of the Alboran Sea Basin Research,


Graham AGC, Stoker MS, Lonergan L, Bradwell T, Stewart MA. (2011) Pleistocene Glaciations of the North Sea basin. In: Ehlers J, Gibbard P (Eds). Quaternary Glaciations: Extent and Chronology - "A closer look" (2nd edition). Elsevier, 261-278.

Stewart, M.A., Lonergan, L. (2011) Direct evidence for seven glacial cycles in the Middle-Late Pleistocene of NW Europe. Geology 39, 283-286.


Graham, A., Lonergan L., Stoker M.S. (2010). Depositional environments and chronology of Late Weichselian glaciation and deglaciation in the central North Sea Boreas 39, 471-491

Mayall, M., Lonergan, L., Bowman, A., James, S., Mills, K., Primmer, T., Pope D., Rogers, L., Skeene,R. (2010) The response of turbidite slope channels to growth-induced seabed topography. AAPG Bull. 94, (7), 1011-1030.

Hampson, G.J., Sixsmith, P.J., Kieft, R.L., Jackson, C.A-L. & Johnson, H (in press) Quantitative analysis of net-transgressive shoreline trajectories and stratigraphic architectures: mid-to-late Jurassic of the North Sea rift basin, Basin Research

Jackson CA-L, Kane KE, Larsen E, Structural evolution of minibasins on the Utsira High, northern North Sea; implications for Jurassic sediment dispersal and reservoir distribution, Petroleum Geoscience, 2010, Vol:16, Pages:105-12

Kane KE, Jackson CA-L, Larsen E, Normal fault growth and fault-related folding in a salt-influenced rift basin: South Viking Graben, offshore Norway, Journal of Structural Geology, 2010, Vol:32, Pages:490-506


Graham, A., Lonergan L., Stoker M.S (2009). Seafloor glacial features reveal the extent, and decay of the last British Ice Sheet, east of Scotland; Journal of Quaternary 24(2):117-138.

Jackson, C.A-L. & Larsen, E (2009) Temporal and spatial development of a gravity-driven normal fault array: Middle–Upper Jurassic, South Viking Graben, northern North Sea, Journal of Structural Geology, 2009, Vol: 31, Pages: 388 - 402


Jackson, CAL, Larsen, E, Temporal constraints on basin inversion provided by 3D seismic and well data: a case study from the South Viking Graben, offshore Norway, BASIN RES, 2008, Vol: 20, Pages: 397 - 417.

Jackson, CAL, Barber, GP, Martinsen, OJ, Submarine slope morphology as a control on the development of sand-rich turbidite depositional systems: 3D seismic analysis of the Kyrre Fm (Upper Cretaceous), Maloy Slope, offshore Norway, MAR PETROL GEOL, 2008, Vol: 25, Pages: 663 - 680


Graham, A., Lonergan L., Stoker M.S., (2007). Evidence for Late Pleistocene ice stream activity in the Witch Ground Basin, central North Sea, from 3D seismic reflection data. Quaternary Science Reviews, 26, 627-643 doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2006.11.004

Lonergan, L. Borlandelli, C., Taylor A., & Quine M. (2007). Gryphon Field UK North Sea: The 3 dimensional geometry of sand injection complexes in the Gryphon field, UK North Sea. in A. Hurst and J. Cartwright, eds., Sand injectites: Implications for hydrocarbon exploration and production: AAPG Memoir 87, Chapter 8, 103-112.

Jackson, C.A.L ( 2007) The geometry, distribution and development of clastic injections in slope systems: seismic examples from the Upper Cretaceous Kyrre Formation, Måløy Slope, Norwegian Margin. To Sand Injectites: Implications for exploration and production: AAPG Memoir 87.

Acosta, J., Velandia, F., Osorio, J., Lonergan, L. Mora, H (2007). Strike-slip deformation within the Colombian Andes. In RIES, A. C., BUTLER, R. W. H. & GRAHAM, R. H. (eds) 2007. Deformation of the Continental Crust: The Legacy of Mike Coward. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 272, 303–319.

Lonergan, L, Jolly, RJH, Rawnsley, K; Sanderson, DJ.(eds) ( 2007) Fractured Reservoirs, Geol Soc Special Publications 270.

Leckenby R, Lonergan L, Rogers S, Sanderson DJ,(2007) Study of fracture-induced anisotropy from discrete fracture network simulation of well test responses. , Fractured Reservoirs; Geological Society London Special Publication , 2007 , Vol: 270 , Pages: 117 - 137

Jackson C A-L (2007), Application of three-dimensional seismic data to documenting the scale, geometry and distribution of soft-sediment features in sedimentary basins: an example from the Lomre Terrace, offshore Norway , St Joint SEPM/Geological-Society Conference , 2007 , Pages: 253 - 267


Jackson, C.A.L., Gawthorpe, R.L., Sharp, I.R. & Leppard, C.W (2006) Rift-initiation development of normal fault blocks: insights from the Hammam Faraun fault block, Suez Rift, Egypt: Journal of the Geological Society, 163, 165-183

Lonergan, L., Maidment, S. & Collier, J.S . 2006 Pleistocene tunnel valleys in the North Sea: 3D Morphology and Evolution. J of Quaternary Sci.

Jackson, C.A.L., Sharp, I.R. & Gawthorpe, R.L. (2006) Style and sequence of deformation during extensional fault-propagation folding: examples from the Hammam Faraun and El-Qaa fault blocks, Suez Rift, Egypt: Journal of Structural Geology, 28, p. 519-535


Jackson, C.A.L., Gawthorpe, R.L., Carr, I.D. & Sharp, I.R. (2005) Normal faulting as a control on the stratigraphic development of shallow marine syn-rift sequences: the Nukhul and Lower Rudeis Formations, Hammam Faraun fault block, Suez Rift, Egypt: Sedimentology, 313-338

Jackson, C.A.L . & Stoddart, D.P. (2005) Temporal constraints on the growth and decay of large-scale mobilized mud masses and implications for fluid flow mapping in sedimentary basins: Terra Nova, 17, 580-585

Martinsen, O.J, Lien, T & Jackson, C.A.L (2005) Cretaceous and Palaeogene turbidite systems in the North Sea and Norwegian Sea Basins: source, staging area and basin physiography controls on reservoir development: In: Dore AG, Vining BA, editor, Petroleum geology: North-West Europe and global prespectives: proceedings of the 6th petroleum geology conference, London, The Geological Society, 1147 - 1164


Dutton, D.M, Trudgill , B.D., and Lister, D ., 2004, Three-dimensional geometry and displacement configuration of a fault array in a gravity-driven raft system: Lower Congo Basin, Offshore Angola, in Davies, R. J., Cartwri ght, J. A., Stewart, S. A., Lappin, M. and Underhill, J. R., eds, 3D Seismic Technology: Application to the Exploration of Sedimentary Basins. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 29,

Lister, D . 2004, Modelling fault geometry and displacement for very large networks, in Davies, R.J. et al (eds) 2004. 3D seismic technology: Application to the Exploration of Sedimentary Basins. Geological Society of London Memoir No.29

Trudgill , B. D ., and Rowan, M. G., 2004, Integrating 3D seismic data with structural restorations to elucidate the evolution of a stepped counter-regional salt system, Eastern Louisiana Shelf, Northern Gulf of Mexico , in Davies, R. J., Cartwright, J. A., Stewart, S. A., Lappin, M. and Underhill, J. R., eds, 3D Seismic Technology: Application to the Exploration of Sedimentary Basins. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 29, p.165-176.

Clark C,D., Sejrup, H-P., Bigg, G., Stoker, M., Lonergan L ., Rauholm, S. & Haflidison, H. (2004) Did the Punctuated Demise of Glacial Ice in the North Sea Affect Thermohaline Circul ation of the Ocean? EOS Transactions American Geophysical Union , 85, n.31, p.293

Matthews, WJ; Hampson, G; Trudgill, B ; Underhill, J (2004) Impact of salt movement on fluvio-lacustrine stratigraphy and facies architecture: Late Triassic Chinle formation, Northern Paradox basin, Southeast Utah, USA . in Salt-Sediment interactions and hydrocarbon prospectivity: concepts, applications and case studies for the 21st century, 24th annual GCSSEPM Foundation Bob F Perkins Research Conference, December 2004, Edited by: P, Post; D, Olsen, K, Lyons; S, Palmes; P, Harrison and N, Rosen.

Acosta, J., Lonergan, L. & Coward, M.P . (2004) Oblique transpression in the western thrust front of the Colombian Eastern Cordillera. J. of S. American Earth Sciences, 17, 181-194.


J Morris, G J Hampson , G Maxwell. (2003) Controls on facies architecture in the Brent Group, Strathspey Field, UK North Sea: implications for reservoir characterization" (2003) Petroleum Geoscience, vol. 9, pp. 209-220

Tuckwell, G.,W., Lonergan, L. & Jolly R.J.H . (2003) The control of stress history and flaw distribution on the evolution of polygonal fracture networks; J Struct Geol 25, 1241-1250


Jolly, R.J.H. & Lonergan L . (2002). Mechanisms and controls on the formation of sand intrusions, J Geological Society of London, 159, 605-617.

Molyneux, S., Cartwright, J.A., & Lonergan, L . (2002). Conical sandstone injection structures imaged by 3D seismic in the Central North Sea, First Break, 20, 383-393.

Trudgill , Bruce D ., 2002, Structural Controls on Drainage Development in the Canyonlands Grabens of Southeast Utah, USA , AAPG Bulletin, v. 86, p. 1095-1112.

Tay, P.L. Lonergan, L ., Warner, M., & Jones, K.A. 2002. Seismic investigation of thick evaporite deposits on the central unit of the Mediterranean Ridge Accretionary Complex. Marine Geology Special Issue on Mediterranean Ridge; Vol. 186, Issues 1-2, Pages 167-194


Rowan, M. G., Ratliff, R., Trudgill , Bruce D ., and Duarte, J. B., 2001, Emplacement and evolution of the Mahogany salt body, central Louisiana outer shelf, northern Gulf of Mexico , AAPG Bulletin, v. 85, p. 947-969.


Lonergan, L., Lee, N. , Johnson, H.D, Cartwright, J.A., & Jolly, R.J.H . ( 2000) Remobilisation and Injection in Deepwater Depositional Systems- Implications for reservoir architecture and prediction. In: P Weimer, RM Slatt, J Coleman, NC Rosen, H Nellson AH Bouma, MJ Styzen , DT Lawrence (eds) " Deepwater Reservoirs of the World" GCS-SEPM Foundation, 20th Annual Bob F. Perkins Research Conference, p.515-532.

Ryan, J., Lonergan, L. & Jolly R. H.J . 2000. Fracture spacing and orientation distributions for 2D datasets. Journal of Geophysical Research, 105, 19305-19320.

Rowan, Mark, G., Trudgill , Bruce D ., and Fiduk, J. Carl, 2000, Deep-Water, Salt-Cored Foldbelts: Lessons from the Mississippi Fan and Perdido Foldbelts, Northern Gulf of Mexico. in Atlantic Rifts and Continental Margins, AGU Geophysical Monograph 115, p. 173-191.


Dewhurst, D.N., Cartwright, J.A. & Lonergan L. (1999). The Development of Polygonal Fault Systems by Syneresis of Colloidal Sediments. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 16/8 p. 793-810.

Lonergan, L ., & White, N.J. (1999) Three-Dimensional Seismic Imaging of a Dynamic Earth. Millenium issue of Phil. Trans. R. Soc Lond. A, 357, 3359-3375.

Lonergan, L., & Cartwright, J.A . 1999. Polygonal faults and their influence on deepwater sandstone reservoir geometries, Alba Field, UK Central North Sea. AAPG Bulletin. 83, 410-432.

Stewart, S.A., Fraser, S.I., Cartwright, J.A., Clark, J.A. And Johnson, H.D . 1999. Controls upon Upper Jurassic sediment distribution in the Durward-Dauntless area, UK Blocks 21/11, 21/16. In: Petroleum Geology of Northwest Europe: Proceedings of the 5th Conference (Ed. by A.J. Fleet and S.A.R. Boldy). The Geological Society, London, pp. 879-896.

Clark JA , Cartwright JA & Stewart SA , 1999, Mesozoic dissolution tectonics on the West Central Shelf, UK central North Sea. Marine and Petroleum Geology . 16, 283-300.

Stewart S A & Clark JA . 1999. Impact of salt on the structure of the central North Sea hydrocarbon fairways. in Petroleum Geology of Northwest Europe: Proceedings of the 5th Conference (Ed. by A.J. Fleet and S.A.R. Boldy). The Geological Society, London, p. 179-200. 1999.

Cartwright, J.A. & D. N. Dewhurst ,1998, Layer-bound compaction fauts in fine-grained sediments. Geological Society of America Bulletin.110, 1242-1257.

Lonergan, L., Cartwright J.A. & Jolly, R.J.H . 1998. The geometry of polygonal fault systems in Tertiary mudrocks of the North Sea. Journal of Structural Geology, 20, 529-548.

Lonergan, L., Cartwright, J.A ., Laver, R. & Staffurth, J. 1998. Polygonal faulting in the Tertiary of the Central North Sea- Implications for reservoir geology. In: Geol. Soc. Sp. Pub. Structural Geology in Reservoir Characterisation and Field Development (ed. M. P. Coward, H. Johnson, & T. S. Daltaban) Geological Society Special Publicati on No. 127, 191-207.

Jolly R. J. H., Cosgrove J. W., Dewhurst D. N ., 1998. Thickness and spati al distributions of clastic dykes, northwest Sacramento Valley, California, Journal of Structural Geology 20, p. 1663-1672.

Cartwright, J.A. & Mansfield, C . 1998. Lat eral tip geometry and lateral displacement variation on normal faults in the Canyonlands National Park, Utah. Journal of Structural Geology, 20, 1-20.

Clark, J. Stewart, S. & Cartwright, J.A . 1998. Evolution of the NW margin of the North Permian Basin, UK North Sea. Journal of the Geological Society of London, 155. 663-676.

Cartwright, J.A., Bouroullec, R., James, D., and Johnson, H.D . 1998. Polycyclic motion history of Gulf Coast Growth Faults from high resolution k inematic analysis. Geology, 26, 819-822.

Clemson, J. Cartwright, J.A ., & Booth, J.1997. Segmentation of the Namibian continental margin. Geological Society of London, 154, 796-801.

Cartwright, J., & Lonergan, L . 1996. Volumetric contraction during the compaction of mudro cks: a mechanism for the development of regional-scale polygonal fault systems. Basin Research 8, 183-193.

Mansfield, C. & Cartwright, J.A . 1996. High resolution fault displacement mapping from three-dimensional seismic data: Evidence for dip linkage during fault growth. Journal of Structural Geology, 18, 249-265

Cartwright, J.A., Trudgill, B.D. & Mansfield, C . 1995. An explanation for the scatter in displacement and length data during fault growth by segment linkage. Journal of Structural Geology, 17, 672-679.

Cartwright, J.A., Mansfield, C. & Trudgill, B.D . 1995. The growth of faults by segment linkage: evidence from the canyonlands Grabens of S.E. Utah. In: structural validation of cross-section interpretation (Ed. Nieuwland, D), Special Publication Geological Society of London, 99, 192-214.