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Ott, R.*, Wegmann, K.W., Gallen, S.F., Pazzagila, F.J., Brandon, M., Ueda, K., Fassoulas, C., in review, Reassessing Eastern Mediterranean tectonics and earthquake hazards from the AD 365 earthquake: Nature Geoscience.

Erlanger, E.*, Wang, Y.*, Willett, S.W., Gallen, S.F., Picotti, V., in review, Topographic asymmetry, erosional fluxes, and kinematics of the Northern Apennines: Geology.

Wilkinson, B.H. and Gallen, S.F., in review, Orogenic erosion and late Cenozoic climate – a case for unsteady exhumation: Nature Geoscience.

Märki, L.*, Lupker, M., Gajurel, A., Gies, H.*, Haghipour, N., Gallen, S.F., France-Lanord, C., Lavé, J., Eglinton, T., in review, Molecular evidence for pervasive riverine export of soil organic matter from the Central Himalaya, Geophysical Research Letters

Gallen, S.F. and Fernández-Blanco, D., in review, A New Data-driven Bayesian Inversion of Fluvial Topography Clarifies the Tectonic History of the Corinth Rift and Reveals a Channel Steepness Threshold: JGR-Earth Surface.

Huber, M.L.*, Lupker, M., Gallen, S.F., Christl, M., Gajurel, A.P., in discussion, Timing of exotic, far-travelled boulder emplacement and paleo-outburst flooding in the central Himalaya: Earth Surface Dynamics.

Thigpen, J.R., Brown, S.J., McGlue, M.M, Woolery, E.W., Hoar, R., Guenther, W.R., Gallen, S.F., Swallom, M.L., in review, Cataclysmic removal of mountain topography: Geology.

Portenga, E., Clark, M.K., Neimi, N.A., Gallen, S.F., Caffee, M., in revision, Temporal variability of fault slip rates within a complex plate boundary system: Tectonics.

Ott, R.F.*, Gallen, S.F., Helman, D., in revision, Dominance of mechanical erosion in Mediterranean carbonate landscapes and implications for carbonate landscape evolution: Geology.

Peer-Reviewed

Townsend, K.F.*, Gallen, S.F., Clark, M.K., 2020, Quantifying near-surface rock strength on a regional scale from hillslope stability models: JGR-Earth Surface. https://10.1029/2020JF005665

Ott, R.F.*, Gallen, S.F., Caves-Rugenstein, J., Ivy-Ochs, S., Helman, D., Fassoulas, C., Vockenhuber, C., Christl, M., Willett, S.D., 2019, Chemical versus mechanical denudation in meta-clastic and carbonate bedrock on Crete, Greece, and mechanisms for steep and high carbonate topography: JGR-Earth Surface. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JF005142

Ott, R.F.*, Gallen, S.F., Wegmann, K.W., Biswas, R.H.,  Herman, F., Willett, S.D., 2019, Pleistocene terrace formation, Quaternary rock uplift rates and geodynamics of the Hellenic Subduction Zone revealed from dating of paleoshorelines on Crete, Greece: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 525. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2019.115757

Gallen, S.F. and Thigpen, J.R., 2018, Lithologic Controls on Focused Erosion and Intraplate Earthquakes in the Eastern Tennessee Seismic Zone: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 45, p. 9569-9578. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018GL079157

Gallen, S.F., 2018, Lithologic controls on landscape dynamics and aquatic species evolution in post-orogenic mountains: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 493, p. 150-160. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2018.04.029

Gallen, S.F. and Wegmann, K.W., 2017, River profile response to fault growth and linkage: An example from the Hellenic forearc, south-central Crete, Greece: Earth Surface Dynamics, v. 5, p. 161-186. https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-5-161-2017; https://github.com/sfgallen/ChiProfiler

Roback, K.*, Clark, M. K., West, A.J., Zekkos, D., Li, G.*, Gallen, S.F., Champlain, D., and Godt, J. W., 2017, Map data of landslides triggered by the 25 April 2015 Mw 7.8 Gorkha, Nepal earthquake: U.S. Geological Survey data release. https://doi.org/10.5066/F7DZ06F9

Roback, K.*, Clark, M. K., West, A.J., Zekkos, D., Li, G.*, Gallen, S. F., Champlain, D., and Godt, J. W., 2017, The size, distribution, and mobility of landslides from the 2015 Mw 7.8 Gorkha earthquake, Nepal: Geomorphology, v. 301, p. 121-138. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2017.01.030

Gallen, S. F., Clark, M. K., Godt, J. W., Roback, K.*, and Niemi, N.A., 2016, Application and Evaluation of a Rapid Response Earthquake-Triggered Landslide Model to the 25 April 2015 Mw 7.8 Gorkha Earthquake, Nepal: Tectonophysics, v. 714-715, p. 173-187. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.10.031

Gallen, S. F., Pazzaglia, F. J., Wegmann, K. W., Pederson, J. L., and Gardner, T. W., 2015, The dynamic reference frame of rivers and apparent transience in incision rates: Geology, v. 43, no. 7, p. 623-626. https://doi.org/10.1130/G36692.1

Gallen, S. F., Clark, M. K., and Godt, J. W., 2015, Coseismic landslides reveal near-surface rock strength in a high-relief, tectonically active setting: Geology, v. 43, no. 1, p. 11-14. https://doi.org/10.1130/G36080.1

Gallen, S. F., and Wegmann, K. W., 2015, Exploring the origins of modern topographic relief in the southern Appalachians: An excursion through the transient landscape of the Cullasaja River basin, North Carolina: Field Guides, v. 39, p. 145-167. https://doi.org/10.1130/2015.0039(05)

Gallen, S. F., Wegmann, K. W., Bohnenstiehl, D. R., Pazzaglia, F. J., Brandon, M. T., and Fassoulas, C., 2014, Active simultaneous uplift and margin-normal extension in a forearc high, Crete, Greece: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 398, p. 11-24. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2014.04.038

Runnels, C., DiGregorio, C., Wegmann, K. W., Gallen, S. F., Panagopoulou, E., and Strasser, T., 2014, Lower Palaeolithic artifacts from Plakias, Crete: implications for hominin dispersals: Journal of Eurasian Prehistory, v. 10, no. 3-4.

Gallen, S. F., Wegmann, K. W., and Bohnenstiehl, D. R., 2013, Miocene rejuvenation of topographic relief in the southern Appalachians: GSA Today, v. 23, no. 2, p. 4-11. https://doi.org/10.1130/GSATG163A.1

Gallen, S. F., Wegmann, K. W., Frankel, K. L., Hughes, S., Lewis, R. Q., Lyons, N., Paris, P., Ross, K., Bauer, J. B., and Witt, A. C., 2011, Hillslope response to knickpoint migration in the Southern Appalachians: implications for the evolution of post-orogenic landscapes: Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, v. 36, no. 9, p. 1254-1267. https://doi.org/10.1002/esp.2150