Publications & CV

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Scientific publications follow:
  • Garcia-Castellanos, D., Larrasoaña, J.C., 2015. Quantifying the post-tectonic topographic evolution of closed basins: The Ebro basin (northeast Iberia). Geology, DOI:10.1130/G36673.1 [pdf]

  • Garcia-Castellanos, D., Jiménez-Munt, I., 2015. Topographic evolution and climate aridification during continental collision: insights from computer simulations. PLOSone.

  • Cloetingh, S., P.A. Ziegler, F. Beekman, E.B. Burov, D. Garcia-Castellanos, L. Matenco, 2015. 6.12 - Tectonic Models for the Evolution of Sedimentary Basins. In: Treatise on Geophysics (Second Edition), edited by Gerald Schubert, Elsevier, Oxford, 2015, Pages 513-592, ISBN 9780444538031.

  • Rabineau, M., S. Cloetingh, J. Kuroda, D. Aslanian, A. Droxler, C. Gorini, D. Garcia-Castellanos, A. Moscariello, E. Burov, F. Sierro, F. Lirer, F. Roure, P.A. Pezard, L. Matenco, Y. Hello, Y. Mart, A. Camerlenghi, A. Tripati, 2015. Probing connections between deep earth and surface processes in a land-locked ocean basin transformed into a giant saline basin: the Mediterranean GOLD project, Marine and Petroleum Geology, doi:10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2015.03.018.

  • Saura, E., Garcia-Castellanos, D., Casciello, E., Parravano, V., Urruela, A., Vergés, J., 2015. Modeling the flexural evolution of the Amiran and Mesopotamian foreland basins of NW Zagros (Iran-Iraq). Tectonics. doi:10.1002/2014TC003660
  • Stange, K.M., Van Balen, R.T., Garcia-Castellanos, D., Cloetingh, S., 2014. Numerical modelling of Quaternary terrace staircase formation in the Ebro foreland basin, southern Pyrenees, NE Iberia. Basin Research. doi:10.1111/bre.12103.

  • Emry, E.L., D.A. Wiens, D. Garcia-Castellanos, 2014. Faulting within the Pacific plate at the Mariana Trench: Implications for plate interface coupling and subduction of hydrous minerals, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 119, doi: 10.1002/2013JB010718 [pdf]

  • Amblas, D., T.P. Gerber, B. De Mol, R. Urgeles, D. Garcia-Castellanos, M. Canals, L.F. Pratson, N. Robb, J. Canning, 2012. The survival of a submarine canyon during long-term outbuilding of a continental margin. Geology, doi:10.1130/G33178.1 [pdf]
  • Garcia-Castellanos, D. & S. Cloetingh, 2012Modeling the interaction between lithospheric and surface processes in foreland basins. In: Tectonics of Sedimentary Basins: Recent Advances, C. Busby & A. Azor (eds.). Blackwell Pub. Ltd., 152-181, doi:10.1002/9781444347166.ch8 [pdf]
      • Jiménez-Munt, I., Fernàndez, M., Saura, E., Vergés, J., Garcia-Castellanos, D., 2012. 3-D lithospheric structure and regional/residual Bouguer anomalies in the Arabia-Eurasia collision (Iran). Geophys. J. Intnl. 190, 1311-1324, doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2012.05580.x [pdf]
      • Bartol, J., Matenco, L., Garcia-Castellanos, D., Leever, K., 2012, Modelling depositional shifts between sedimentary basins: Sediment pathways in Paratethys basins during the Messinian Salinity Crisis, Tectonophysics, v. 536-537, doi:110-121. 10.1016/j.tecto.2012.03.007 [pdf]
      • Antón, L., Á. Rodés, G. De Vicente, R. Pallàs, D. Garcia-Castellanos, F.M. Stuart, R. Braucher, D. Bourlès, 2012. Quantification of fluvial incision in the Duero Basin (NW Iberia) from longitudinal profile analysis and terrestrial cosmogenic nuclide concentrations. Geomorphology, doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2011.12.036 [pdf]
      • Garcia-Castellanos, D., A. Villaseñor, 2011Messinian salinity crisis regulated by competing tectonics and erosion at the Gibraltar Arc. Nature, 480, 359-363, doi:10.1038/nature10651 [pdf] [pdf]
      • Estrada, F., G. Ercilla, C. Gorini, B. Alonso, J.T. Vázquez, D. Garcia-Castellanos, C. Juan, A. Maldonado, A. Ammar, M. Elabbassi, 2011. Impact of pulsed Atlantic water inflow into the Alboran Basin at the time of the Zanclean flooding. Geo-Marine Lett., 1-16. doi: 10.1007/s00367-011-0249-8 [pdf]
      • Jimenez-Munt, I., M. Fernàndez, J. Vergés, D. Garcia-Castellanos, J. Fullea, M. Pérez-Gussinyé & J.C. Afonso, 2011. Decoupled crust-mantle accommodation of Africa-Eurasia convergence in the NW-Moroccan margin. J. Geophys. Res., 116, doi:10.1029/2010JB008105 [pdf] [pdf]
      • Vergés. J., Saura, E., Casciello, E., Fernàndez, M., Villaseñor, A., Jiménez-Munt, I. & D. Garcia-Castellanos, 2011. Crustal-scale cross-section across the NW Zagros Belt: Implications for the Arabian Margin reconstruction. Geological Magazine. doi:10.1017/S0016756811000331 [pdf]
      • Leever, K., L. Matenco, D. Garcia-Castellanos, S.A.P.L. Cloetingh, 2011. The evolution of the Danube gateway between Central and Eastern Paratethys (SE Europe): Insight from numerical modelling of the causes and effects of connectivity between basins and its expression in the sedimentary record. Tectonophysics, doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2010.01.003 [pdf]
      • Urgeles, R., A. Camerlenghi, D. García-Castellanos, B. De Mol, M. Garcés, J. Vergés, I. Haslam, M. Hardman, 2010. New constraints on the Messinian sealevel drawdown from 3D seismic data of the Ebro Margin, Iberian Peninsula, and implications for the evolution of the Ebro Basin. Basin Res. , doi:10.1111/j.1365-2117.2010.00477.x [pdf]. See correction [pdf].
      • Minshull, T.A., O. Ishizuka, D. Garcia-Castellanos, 2010. Long-term growth and subsidence of Ascension Island: Constraints on the rheology of young oceanic lithosphere. Geophys. Res. Lett. 37, L23306, doi:10.1029/2010GL045112 [pdf]
      • Jimenez-Munt, I., M. Fernàndez, J. Vergés, J.C. Afonso, D. Garcia-Castellanos, J. Fullea, 2010. The lithospheric structure of the Gorringe Bank: insights into its origin and tectonic evolution. Tectonics 29, TC5019, doi:10.1029/2009TC002458 [pdf]
      • Garcia-Castellanos, D., F. Estrada, I. Jiménez-Munt, C. Gorini, M. Fernàndez, J. Vergés, R. De Vicente, 2009. Catastrophic flood of the Mediterranean after the Messinian salinity crisis. Nature 462, 778-781 doi:10.1038/nature08555 [pdf]
      • Fullea, J., Afonso, J.C., Connolly, J.A.D., Fernàndez, M., Garcia-Castellanos, D., Zeyen, H. 2009. LitMod3D: An interactive 3-D software to model the thermal, compositional, density, seismological, and rheological structure of the lithosphere and sublithospheric upper mantle, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst. 10, Q08019, doi:10.1029/2009GC002391 [pdf]
      • Garcia-Castellanos, D., 2007. The role of climate in high plateau formation. Insights from numerical experiments. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 257, 372-390, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2007.02.039 [pdf] [pdf]
      • Garcia-Castellanos, D., 2006. Long-term evolution of tectonic lakes: Climatic controls on the development of internally drained basins. In: Tectonics, Climate, and Landscape evolution. Eds.: S.D. Willett, N. Hovius, M.T. Brandon & D.M. Fisher. GSA Special Paper 398. 283-294. doi:10.1130/2006.2398(17) [pdf]
      • Jimenez-Munt, I., D. Garcia-Castellanos, A. Negredo & J. Platt, 2005, Gravitational and tectonic forces controlling the post-collisional deformation and present-day stress of the Alps. Insights from numerical modelling. Tectonics 24, doi:10.1029/2004TC001754 [pdf]
      • Carrapa, B. & D. Garcia-Castellanos, 2005. Western Alpine back-thrusting as subsidence mechanism in the Western Po Basin. Tectonophysics 406, 197– 212. doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2005.05.021 [pdf]
      • Jimenez-Munt, I., D. Garcia-Castellanos & M. Fernàndez, 2005, Thin sheet numerical modelling of continental collision. Tectonophysics 407, 239-255. doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2005.08.015 [pdf]
      • Cloetingh, S., P.A. Ziegler, F. Beekman, P.A.M. Andriessen, L. Matenco, G. Bada, D. Garcia-Castellanos, N. Hardebol, P. Dèzes & D. Sokoutis, 2005. Lithospheric memory, state of stress and rheology: Neo-Tectonic controls on Europe’s intraplate continental topography. Quaternary Sc. Rev. 24, 241-304. doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2004.06.015 [pdf]
      • Fernàndez, M. Torne, D. Garcia-Castellanos, J. Vergés, W. Wheeler & R. Karpuz, 2004. Deep Structure of the Vøring Margin: the Transition from a Continental Shield to a Young Oceanic Lithosphere. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 221, 131-144. doi:10.1016/S0012-821X(04)00092-5 [pdf]
      • Tarapoanca, M., D. Garcia-Castellanos, G. Bertotti & S. Cloetingh, 2004. Subsidence mechanisms for the South-eastern Carpathians bend foreland. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 221, 163-180. doi:10.1016/S0012-821X(04)00068-8 [pdf]
      • Gaspar-Escribano, J.M., D. Garcia-Castellanos, E. Roca & S. Cloetingh, 2004. Cenozoic vertical motions of the Catalan Coastal Ranges (NE Spain): The role of tectonics, isostasy, and surface transport. Tectonics 23, doi:10.1029/2003TC001511 [pdf]
      • Persson, K.S., D. Garcia-Castellanos & D. Sokoutis, 2004. River transport effects on compressional belts: first results from an integrated analogue-numerical model. J. Geophys. Res. 109, B1, B01409, doi:10.1029/2002JB002274 [pdf]
      • Cloetingh, S., F. Horváth, C. Dinu, R.A. Stephenson, G. Bertotti, G. Bada, L. Matenco, D. Garcia-Castellanos and the TECTOP Working Group, 2003. Probing tectonic topography in the aftermath of continental convergence in Central Europe. EOS transactions 84, 89-93. [pdf]
      • Garcia-Castellanos, D., J. Vergés, J.M. Gaspar-Escribano & S. Cloetingh, 2003. Interplay between tectonics, climate and fluvial transport during the Cenozoic evolution of the Ebro Basin (NE Iberia). J. Geophys. Res. 108 (B7), 2347. doi:10.1029/2002JB002073 [pdf]
      • Garcia-Castellanos, D., 2002. Interplay between lithospheric flexure and river transport in foreland basins. Basin Res. 14 (2), 89-104, doi:10.1046/j.1365-2117.2002.00174.x [pdf]
      • Cloetingh, S., E. Burov, B. Andeweg, F. Beekmann, P.A.M. Andriessen, D. Garcia-Castellanos, G. de Vicente & R. Vegas, 2002. Lithospheric folding in Iberia. Tectonics 21 (5), 1041, doi:10.1029/2001TC901031 [pdf]
      • Garcia-Castellanos, D., M. Fernàndez & M. Torné, 2002. Modelling the evolution of the Guadalquivir foreland basin (South Spain). Tectonics 21(3), doi:10.1029/2001TC001339 [pdf]
      • Gaspar-Escribano, J.M., J.D. van Wees, M. ter Voorde, S. Cloetingh, E. Roca, L. Cabrera, J.A. Muñoz, P.A. Ziegler & D. Garcia-Castellanos, 2001. Three-dimensional flexural modelling of the Ebro Basin (NE Iberia). Geophys. J. Int.145, 2, 349-368. doi:10.1029/2003TC001511 [pdf]
      • Garcia-Castellanos, D., S.A.P.L. Cloetingh & R.T. van Balen, 2000. Modeling the middle Pleistocene uplift in the Ardennes-Rhenish Massif: Thermo-mechanical weakening under the Eifel? Global Planet. Change 27, 39-52, doi:10.1016/S0921-8181(01)00058-3 [pdf]
      • Garcia-Castellanos, D., M. Torné & M. Fernàndez, 2000. Slab pull effects from a flexural analysis of the Tonga and Kermadec Trenches (Pacific Plate). Geophys. J. Int. 141, 479-485, doi:10.1046/j.1365-246x.2000.00096.x [pdf]
      • Fernàndez, M., X. Beràstegui, C. Puig, D. García-Castellanos, M.J. Jurado, M. Torné & C. Banks, 1998. Geophysical and geological constraints on the evolution of the Guadalquivir foreland basin, Spain. In: Mascle, A., Puigdefabregas, C., Luterbacher, H. & Fernandez, M. (eds.). Cenozoic Foreland Basins of Western Europe. Geological Society of London Special Publications, 134, 29-48. [pdf] [pdf]
      • Garcia-Castellanos, D., 1998. Desarrollo de modelos numéricos de flexión litosférica: aplicación a fosas oceánicas y cuencas de antepaís. PhD thesis. Advisors: Manel Fernandez i Ortiga y Montserrat Torné i Escasany, Universitat de Barcelona / CSIC (in spanish only; english abstract). ISBN 84-475-2012-9, 170 pp[pdf] [pdf]
      • Garcia-Castellanos, D., M. Fernàndez & M. Torné, 1997. Numerical modeling of foreland basin formation: a program relating thrusting, flexure, sediment geometry and lithosphere rheology. Computers & Geosciences 23, 993-1003, doi:10.1016/S0098-3004(97)00057-5 [pdf] [pdf]