Scientific products

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

Paleoenvironmental change in a precession-paced succession across the onset of the Messinian salinity crisis: Insight from element geochemistry and molecular fossils – Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 2019 – link

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,