Scientific products

Comprehensive list of scientific products and publications from the MEDSALT network.

Large sea surface temperature, salinity, and productivity‐preservation changes preceding the onset of the Messinian Salinity Crisis in the eastern Mediterranean Sea – Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, 2019 – link

Discovery of vast fluvial deposits provides evidence for drawdown during the late Miocene Messinian salinity crisis – Geology 2019 – link

Geomorphic evolution of the Malta Escarpment and implications for the Messinian evaporative drawdown in the eastern Mediterranean Sea – Geomorphology 2018 – link

Tracking the Serpentinite Feet of the Mediterranean Salt Giant – Geosciences 2018 – link

Large salt accumulations as a consequence of hydrothermal processes associated with ‘Wilson cycles’: A review, Part 2: Application of a new salt-forming model on selected cases – Marine and Petroleum Geology 2018 – link

The Alboran volcanic-arc modulated the Messinian faunal exchange and salinity crisis – Scientific Reports 2018 – link

Terrestrial colonization of the Balearic Islands: New evidence for the Mediterranean sea-level drawdown during the Messinian Salinity Crisis – Geology 2018 – link

Restored topography of the Po Plain-Northern Adriatic region during the Messinian base-level drop – implications for the physiography and compartmentalisation of the paleo-Mediterranean basin – Basin Research, 2018 – link

The Crotone Megalandslide, southern Italy: Architecture, timing and tectonic control – Scientific Reports, 2018 – link

The Western Tyrrhenian Sea revisited: New evidence for a rifted basin during the Messinian Salinity Crisis -Marine Geology, 2018  – link

Gas escape along the Palmachim disturbance in the Levant Basin, offshore Israel – Marine and Petroleum Geology, 2018  – link

The late Messinian event: A worldwide tectonic revolution -Terra Nova, 2018  – link

The onset of the Messinian salinity crisis in the deep Eastern Mediterranean basin  Terra Nova, 2018 – link

Deep-basin evidence resolves a 50-year-old debate and demonstrates synchronous onset of Messinian evaporite deposition in a non-desiccated Mediterranean – Geology, 2018 – link

Evidence of the Zanclean megaflood in the eastern Mediterranean Basin – Scientific Reports, 2018 – link

Large-scalemargin collapse during Messinian early sea-level drawdown: the SWValencia trough,NW Mediterranean – Basin Research 2017 – link

Large salt accumulations as a consequence of hydrothermal processes associated with ‘Wilson cycles’: A review Part 1: Towards a new understanding – Journal of Marine and Petroleum Geology, 2017 – link

Seismic indicators of focused fluid flow and cross-evaporitic seepage in the Eastern Mediterranean -Marine and Petroleum Geology, 2017 – link

Messinian salinity crisis record under strong freshwater input in marginal, intermediate, and deep environments: The case of the North Aegean Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 2017 – link

Intra-Messinian truncation surface in the Levant Basin explained by subaqueous dissolution – Geology, 2017 – link

Magmatic pulse driven by sea-level changes associated with the Messinian salinity crisis – Nature Geoscience,