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Details of  Carl L. Amos   


Gender male
Job title Professor
Department School of Ocean and Earth Science
University of Southampton, National Oceanography Centre ( NOCS - Waterfront Ca)
Waterfront Campus European Way Hampshire SO14 3ZH
University of Southampton, National Oceanography Centre Waterfront Campus European Way
SO14 3ZH
United Kingdom
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Website http://www.soc.soton.ac.uk/SOES, http://noc.ac.uk/people/cla8
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Degree PhD
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Marine Geology, Geophysics , Marine Geology, Geophysics
Research Activities Sedimentology, sediment dynamics
Research Region Sediment transport, coastal morphodynamics
Skills/Expertise sediment transport theory and practise, aquaculture impacts on seabed, Coastal processes, estuarine sedimentology
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Carl AMOS)

(1) COLLINS, M.B. and AMOS, C.L. 1975. The effects of waves on intertidal sand flats of the Wash. In. Nearshore Sediment Dynamics and Sedimentation, Hails, J.R., and Carr, A.J. (eds.). Publ. Wiley & Sons, N.Y: 304 306. (2) AMOS, C.L. and JOICE, G. 1977. The sediment Budget of the Minas Basin, Bay of Fundy, N.S. Geological Survey of Canada Data Series BI-D-77-3/June 1977, 409p. (3) AMOS, C.L. 1977. Effects of tidal power structures on sediment transport and loading in the Bay of Fundy Gulf of Maine system. In. Fundy Tidal Power and the Environment, G. Daborn (ed.). Publ. Acadian University Press, Wolfville: 233 253. (4) AMOS, C.L. and COLLINS, M.B. 1978. The combined effects of waves and currents on the morphology of intertidal ripple marks The Wash, U.K. Journal Sedimentary Petrology, 48 (3): 849 856. (5) AMOS, C.L. 1978. The post-glacial evolution of the Minas Basin, N.S. A sedimentological interpretation. Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, 48 (3): 965 982. (6) AMOS, C.L. and LONG, B.F.N. 1978. The sedimentary character of the Minas Basin, Bay of Fundy. Maritime Sediments, 14(1): 38 39. (7) AMOS, C.L. and ALFOLDI, T.T. 1979. The determination of suspended sediment concentration in a macrotidal system using Landsat data. Journal Sedimentary Petrology, 49 (1): 159 173. (8) AMOS C.L. and ASPREY, K.W. 1979. Geophysical and sedimentary studies in the Chignecto Bay system, Bay of Fundy - a progress report. In. Current Research, Part B, Geological Survey of Canada, paper 79-1B: 245-252. (9) AMOS, C.L. 1979. Sedimentation resulting from Fundy Tidal Power. In Proc. Colston Symposium No. 30, Bristol, U.K.: 173 179. (10) MUNDAY, J.C., ALFOLDI, T.T. and AMOS, C.L. 1979. Verification and application of a system for automated multi-date Landsat measurement of suspended sediment. In Proceedings W.T. Pecora Conference on Satellite Hydrology, Sioux Falls, S.D., June 1979: 622 640 (11) AMOS, C.L. 1980. Physical processes and sedimentation in the Bay of Fundy. Sedimentary Processes and Animal Sediment Relationships, In Short Course Notes, S.B. McCann (ed.). Publ. Geological Association of Canada: 95 132. (12) AMOS, C.L. and LONG, B.F.N. 1980. The sedimentary character of the Minas Basin, Bay of Fundy. In. S.B. McCann (ed), The Coastlines of Canada. Publ. Geological Survey of Canada: 123-152. (13) GREENBERG, D.A. and AMOS, C.L. 1983. Suspended sediment transport and deposition modeling in the Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia A region of potential tidal power development. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 40 (1): 20 34. (14) COLLINS, M.B., AMOS, C.L. and EVANS, G. 1981. Observations of some sediment-transport processes over the intertidal flats, the Wash, U.K. Special Publication of International Association of Sedimentologists, 5: 81-98. (15) AMOS, C.L. and KING, E.L. 1984. Bedforms of the Canadian Eastern Seaboard A comparison to global occurrences. Marine Geology, 57: 167 258. (16) AMOS, C.L. and ZAITLIN, B.A. 1984. The effect of changes in tidal range on a sub-littoral macrotidal sequence, Bay of Fundy, Canada. Geo Marine Letters 4: 161 169. (17) AMOS, C.L. 1984. Bedforms on continental shelves - their genesis and mobility. In. A short course on the sediment stability of Canadian Shelves, 9 10 March, J.V. Barrie (ed.): 279 380. (18) AMOS, C.L. and MOSHER, D.C. 1985. Erosion and deposition of fine grained sediments from the Bay of Fundy. Sedimentology, 32: 815 832. (19) AMOS, C.L. and TOPLISS, B.J. 1985. Discrimination of suspended particulate matter in the Bay of Fundy using the Nimbus-7 Coastal Zone Colour Scanner. Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing, 11 (1): 85 92. (20) AMOS, C.L. and KNOLL, R. 1987. The Quaternary sediments of Banquereau. Bulletin Geological Society of America, 99: 244 260. (21) AMOS, C.L. 1987. Fine grained sediment transport in Chignecto Bay, Bay of Fundy. Proceedings of the 2nd Symposium on Turbid Coastal Environments. Continental Shelf Research, 7(11/12): 1295 1300. (22) AMOS, C.L., BOWEN, A.J., HUNTLEY, D.A. and JUDGE, J.T. 1987. Bedford stability under waves and currents. Workshop on Roughness and Friction. Publ. National Research Council, Ottawa, Ontario: 62 74. (23) AMOS, C.L., BOWEN, A.J., HUNTLEY, D.A. and LEWIS, C.F.M. 1988. Ripple generation under the combined influences of waves and currents on the Canadian continental shelf. Continental Shelf Research, 8(10): 1129 1153. (24) AMOS, C.L., VAN WAGONER, N. and DABORN, G.R. 1988. The influence of subaerial exposure on the bulk properties of fine grained intertidal sediment from Minas Basin, Bay of Fundy. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 27: 1 13. (25) AMOS, C.L. and NADEAU, O. 1988. Surficial sediment character on Sable Island Bank and Banquereau, Scotian Shelf, Canada. Canadian Journal of Earth Science, 25 (12): 1923-1944. (26) AMOS, C.L. and TEE, K.T. 1989. Suspended sediment transport processes in Cumberland Basin, Bay of Fundy. Journal Geophysical Research, 94(C10): 14407-14417. (27) BOCZAR KARAKIEWICZ, B., AMOS, C.L. and DRAPEAU, G. 1990. The origin and stability of sand ridges on Sable Island Bank, Scotian Shelf. Continental Shelf Research, 10(7): 683-704. (28) TOPLISS, B.J., AMOS, C.L. and HILL, P.R. 1990. Algorithms for remote sensing of high concentration, inorganic suspended sediment. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 11(6): 947-966. (29) AMOS, C.L. and MILLER, A.A. 1990. The Quaternary stratigraphy of south west Sable Island Bank, Eastern Canada. Bulletin Geological Society of America, 102: 915-934. (30) AMOS, C.L. and JUDGE, J.T. 1991. Sediment dynamics of eastern Canadian Continental Shelf. Continental Shelf Research, 11(8-10): 1037-1068. (31) AMOS, C.L., TEE, K.T. and ZAITLIN, B.A. 1991. The post-glacial evolution of Chignecto Bay, Bay of Fundy, and its modern environment of deposition. In. Clastic Tidal Sedimentology, D.G. Smith, G.E. Reinson, B.A. Zaitlin and R.A Rahmani (eds). Publ. Canadian Society of Petroleum Geology, Memoir 16: 59-90. (32) TEE, K.T. and AMOS, C.L. 1991. Tidal and buoyancy driven currents in Chignecto Bay, Bay of Fundy. Journal Geophysical Research, 96(15): 197-15, 216. (33) HUNTLEY, D.A., AMOS, C.L., WILLIAMS, J.J. and HUMPHERY, J.D. 1991. Estimating bedload transport on continental shelves by observations of ripple migration - an assessment. In. Sand Transport in Rivers, Estuaries and the Sea. U.K., Publ. Balkema: 17-24. (34) AMOS, C.L. and COLLINS, M.B. (eds) 1991. The Canadian Continental Shelf Seabed. Special Issue, Canadian Continental Shelf Research, 10(11): 660p. (35) AMOS, C.L., DABORN, G.R., CHRISTIAN, H.A. ATKINSON, A., and ROBERTSON, A. 1992. In situ erosion measurements on fine-grained sediments from the Bay of Fundy. Marine Geology, 108(2): 175-196. (36) AMOS, C.L., CHRISTIAN, H., GRANT, J. and PATERSON, D., 1992. A comparison of methods to measure the erodibility of fine-grained sediments on a mudflat in Minas Basin, Bay of Fundy. In. Hydraulic and Environmental Modelling: Coastal Waters. Publ. Ashgate, Aldershot: 325-336. (37) AMOS, C.L., GRANT, J., DABORN, G.R. and BLACK, K. 1992. Sea Carousel - a benthic, annular flume. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Sciences, 34: 557-577. (38) AMOS, C.L., GOMEZ, E.A. and LI, M.Z., 1993. Sand transport - measurements and predictions. Proceedings of Euromech 1993: 42-46. (39) DABORN, G.R. AMOS, C.L. et al., 1993. An ecological
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