Shmulik Marco The School of Geosciences

Slump Sheets in the Lisan Formation


  1. Heifetz, E., Agnon, A. and Marco, S., 2005. Soft sediment deformation by Kelvin Helmholtz Instability: A case from Dead Sea earthquakes. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 236:497-504. pdf
  2. Wetzler, N., Marco, S., and Heifetz, E., 2010, Quantitative analysis of seismogenic shear-induced turbulence in lake sediments: Geology, v. 38 (4), p. 303-306.  doi: 10.1130/G30685.1 pdf
  3. Alsop, G. I., and Marco, S., 2011, Soft-sediment deformation within seismogenic slumps of the Dead Sea Basin: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 33, no. 4, p. 433-457. doi:10.1016/j.jsg.2011.02.003 pdf
  4. Alsop, G. I., and Marco, S., 2012, A large-scale radial pattern of seismogenic slumping towards the Dead Sea Basin: Journal of the Geological Society, v. 163, no. 1, p. 99-110. doi:10.1144/0016-76492011-032. pdf
  5. Alsop, G. I., and Marco, S., 2012, Tsunami and seiche-triggered deformation of offshore sediments: Sedimentary Geology, v. 261–262, p. 90–107. doi:10.1016/j.sedgeo.2012.03.013 pdf
  6. Alsop, G. I., and Marco, S., 2013, Seismogenic slump folds formed by gravity-driven tectonics down a negligible subaqueous slope: Tectonophysics, 605, p. 48-69.  pdf
  7. Alsop, G.I., Marco, S., 2014, Fold and fabric relationships in temporally and spatially evolving slump systems: A multi-cell flow model, Journal of Structural Geology v. 63 p. 27-49, doi: 10.1016/ j.jsg.2014.02.007 ( pdf
  8. Alsop, G.I., S. Marco, R. Weinberger, T. Levi 2016, Sedimentary and structural controls on seismogenic slumping within mass transport deposits from the Dead Sea basin. Sedimentary Geology, doi: 10.1016/j.sedgeo.2016.02.019. pdf
  9. Alsop, G.I., Marco, S., Levi, T., Weinberger, R., Fold and thrust systems in Mass Transport Deposits, Journal of Structural Geology (2016), doi: 10.1016/j.jsg.2016.11.008. pdf
  10. Alsop G. I., Shmuel Marco, Ram Weinberger, Tsafrir Levi, 2017. Upslope-verging back thrusts developed during downslope-directed slumping of Mass Transport Deposits.  Journal of Structural Geology v. 100: 45-61  pdf
  11. Weinberger, R., Levi, T., Alsop, G. I., and Marco, S., 2017, Kinematics of Mass Transport Deposits Revealed by Magnetic Fabrics: Geophysical Research Letters. DOI: 10.1002/2017GL074471 pdf
  12. Alsop, G. I., Weinberger, R., Marco, S., and Levi, T., 2017, Identifying soft-sediment deformation in rocks: Journal of Structural Geology, pdf
  13. Alsop, G. I., Weinberger, R., and Marco, S., 2018, Distinguishing thrust sequences in gravity-driven fold and thrust belts: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 109, p. 99-119. pdf
  14. Levi, Tsafrir, Weinberger, Rami, Alsop, G. Ian and Marco, Shmuel, 2018, Characterizing seismites with anisotropy of magnetic susceptibility: Geology, v. 46, no. 9, p. 827-830. pdf

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