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RECENT PUBLICATIONS
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Journals

Edgar, L.,Gupta, S., Rubin, D., Lewis, K., Kocurek, G., Anderson, R., Bell, J., Dromart, G., Edgett, K., Grotzinger, J., Hardgrove, C., Kah, L., Leveille, R., Malin, M., Mangold, N., Milliken, R., Minitti, M., Palucis, M., Rice, M., Rowland, S., Schieber, J., Stack, K., Sumner, D., Wiens, R., Williams, R., and Williams, A. (2017), Shaler: in situ analysis of a fluvial sedimentary deposit on Mars. Sedimentology, 64: p. xxx-yyy. Link

Wilson, R., and Schieber, J. (2017), Sediment transport processes and lateral facies gradients across a muddy shelf: Examples from the Geneseo Formation of central New York, United States. AAPG Bulletin, v. 101, p. 423-431. Link

Wilson, R., and Schieber, J. (2017), The role of muddy hyperpycnites in shelfal mudstones and their effect on reservoir quality: Examples from the Geneseo Formation of New York, USA. AAPG Memoir 112. Link

Schieber, J., Bish, D., Coleman, M., Reed, M., Hausrath, E. M., Cosgrove, J., Gupta, S., Minitti, M. E., Edgett, K. S. and Malin, M. (2017), Encounters with an unearthly mudstone: Understanding the first mudstone found on Mars. Sedimentology, 64: 311–358. Link

Rubin, D.M., , A.G. Fairén, J. Martínez-Frías, J. Frydenvang, O. Gasnault, G. Gelfenbaum, W. Goetz, J.P. Grotzinger, S. Le Mouélic, N. Mangold, H. Newsom, D.Z. Oehler, W. Rapin, J. Schieber, R.C. Wiens (2017), Fluidized-sediment pipes in Gale crater, Mars, and possible Earth analogs. Geology, v. 45, p. 7-10. Link

Schieber, J., Lazar, R., Bohacs, K., Klimentidis, R., Dumitrescu, M., and Ottmann, J. (2016), An SEM Study of Porosity in the Eagle Ford Shale of Texas—Pore Types and Porosity Distribution in a Depositional and Sequence-stratigraphic Context.  AAPG Memoir 110, p. 167-186. Link

Schieber, J., 2016, Mud-redistribution in epicontinental basins - Exploring likely processes. Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 71, p. 119-133. Link 

Schieber, J., 2016, Experimental Testing of the transport-durability of Shale Lithics and its implications for interpreting the rock record. Sedimentary Geology, v. 331, p. 162-169. Link 

Wilson, R., and Schieber, J., 2015, Sedimentary Facies and Depositional Environment of the Middle Devonian Geneseo Formation of New York, USA.  Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 85, p. 1393-1415. Link 

Li, Z., Bhattacharya, J., and Schieber, J., 2015, Evaluating along-strike variation using thin-bedded facies analysis, Upper Cretaceous Ferron Notom Delta, Utah.  Sedimentology, v. 62, p. 2060-2089. Link

Li, Y., and Schieber, J., 2015, On the Formation of Phosphate Enriched Interval in the Chattanooga Shale (Upper Devonian) of Tennessee – A combined sedimentologic, petrographic, and geochemical study. Sedimentary Geology, v. 329, p. 40-61. Link

Grotzinger JP, Gupta S, Malin MC, Rubin DM, Schieber J, Siebach K, Sumner DY, Stack KM, Vasavada AR, Arvidson RE, Calef III F, Edgar L, Fischer WW, Grant JA, Griffes J, Kah LC, Lamb MP, Lewis KW, Mangold N, Minitti ME, Palucis M, Rice M, E. Williams RME, Yingst RA, Blake D, Blaney D, Conrad P, Crisp J, Dietrich WE, Dromart G, Edgett KS, Ewing RC, Gellert R, Hurowitz JA, Kocurek G, Mahaffy P, McBride MJ, McLennan SM, Mischna M, Ming D, Milliken R, Newsom H, Oehler D, Parker TJ, Vaniman D, Wiens RC, Wilson SA (2015) Deposition, exhumation, and paleoclimate of an ancient lake deposit, Gale Crater, Mars, Science, 350, in press, online Oct. 9, 2015, doi: 10.1126/science.aac7575. Link

Lazar, O.R., Bohacs, K.M., Macquaker, J.H.S., Schieber, J., and Demko, T.M., 2015, Integrated approach for the nomenclature and description of the spectrum of fine-grained sedimentary rocks. Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 85, p. 230-246. Link

Schieber, J., 2015, Discussion: “Mud dispersal across a Cretaceous prodelta: Storm-generated, wave-enhanced sediment gravity flows inferred from mudstone microtexture and microfacies” by Plint (2014), Sedimentology 61, 609–647 (pages 389–393). Sedimentology, v. 62, p. 389-393. Link

Schieber, J., 2014, Traces In the Dark—Sedimentary Processes and Facies Gradients In the Upper Devonian–Lower Mississippian Upper Shale Member of the Bakken Formation, Williston Basin, North Dakota, U.S.A.—Discussion. Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 84, p. 837-838. Link

Wilson, R., and Schieber, J., 2014, Muddy prodeltaic hyperpycnites in the Lower Genesee Group of Central New York, USA: Implications for mud transport in epicontinental seas. Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 84, p. 866-874. Link

Schieber, J., Southard, J.B., Kissling, P., Rossman, B., and Ginsburg, R., 2013, Experimental Deposition of Carbonate Mud From Moving Suspensions: Importance of Flocculation and Implications For Modern and Ancient Carbonate Mud Deposition.  Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 83, p. 1025-1031.Link

Grotzinger, J.P., Sumner, D.Y., Kah, L.C., Stack, K., Gupta, S., Edgar, L., Rubin, D., Lewis, K., Schieber, J., Mangold, N., Milliken, R., Conrad, P.G., DesMarais, D., Farmer, J., Siebach, K., Calef, F., Hurowitz, J., McLennan, S.M., Ming, D., Vaniman, D., Crisp, J., Vasavada, A., Edgett, K.S., Malin, M., Blake, D., Gellert, R., Mahaffy, P., Wiens, R.C., Maurice, S., Grant, J.A., Wilson, S., Anderson, R.C., Beegle, R., Arvidson, R., Hallet, B., Sletten, R.S., Rice, M., Bell, J., Griffes, J., Ehlmann, B., Anderson, R.B., Bristow, D.F., Dietrich, W.E., Dromart, G., Eigenbrode, J., Fraeman, A., Hardgrove, C., Herkenhoff, K., Jandura, L., Kocurek, G., Lee, S., Leshin, L.A., Leveille, R., Limonadi, D., Maki, S., McCloskey, S., Meyer, M., Minitti, M., Newsom, H., Oehler, D., Okon, A., Palucis, M., Parker, T., Rowland, S., Schmidt, M., Squyres, S., Steele, A., Stolper, E., Summons, R., Treiman, A., Williams, R., Yingst, A., and The MSL Science Team, 2013, A Habitable Fluvio-Lacustrine Environment at Yellowknife Bay, Gale Crater, Mars. Science, 9 December 2013, p. 1-18. Link

Schieber, J., and Bennett, R., 2013, Bedload Transport of Mud Across a Wide, Storm-Influenced Ramp: Cenomanian–Turonian Kaskapau Formation, Western Canada Foreland Basin—Discussion. Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 83, p. 1198-1199. Link

Schieber, J., 2013, SEM Observations on Ion-milled Samples of Devonian Black Shales from Indiana and New York: The Petrographic Context of Multiple Pore Types. AAPG Memoir 102, p. 153-172.Link

Schieber, J., 2011, Reverse Engineering Mother Nature – Shale Sedimentology from an Experimental Perspective. Sedimentary Geology, v. 238, p. 1-22.Link

Schieber, J., 2011, Marcasite in Black Shales—a Mineral Proxy for Oxygenated Bottom Waters and Intermittent Oxidation of Carbonaceous Muds. Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 81, p. 447-458.Link

Schieber, J., 2011, Shale microfabrics and pore development – An overview with emphasis on the Importance of depositional processes. In: Gas Shale of the Horn River basin, D.A. Leckie and J.E. Barclay (Eds.), Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists, Calgary, p. 115-119.Link

Schieber, J., Southard, J.B., and Schimmelmann, A., 2010, Lenticular Shale Fabrics Resulting from Intermittent Erosion of Muddy Sediments – Comparing Observations from Flume Experiments to the Rock Record. Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 80, p. 119-128.Link

Schieber, J., and Yawar, Z., 2009, A New Twist on Mud Deposition - Mud Ripples in Experiment and Rock Record. The Sedimentary Record, v. 7/2, p. 4-8.Link

Schieber, J., and Southard, J.B., 2009, Bedload Transport of Mud by Floccule Ripples – Direct Observation of Ripple Migration Processes and their Implications. Geology, v. 37, p. 483-486.Link

Patranabis-Deb, S., Schieber, J., and Basu, A., 2009, Almandine Garnet Phenocrysts in a ~1Ga Old Rhyolitic Tuff from Central India. Geological Magazine, v. 146, p. 133-143. Link

Schieber, J., 2009, Discovery of Agglutinated Benthic Foraminifera in Devonian Black Shales and Their Relevance for the Redox State of Ancient Seas. Paleogeograpy, Paleoclimatology, Paleoecology, v. 271, p. 292-300. Link

Schieber, J., Southard, J.B., and Thaisen, K., 2007, Accretion of Mudstone Beds from Migrating Floccule Ripples, Science, v. 318, p. 1760-1763. Link

Schieber, J., 2007, Oxydation of Detrital Pyrite as a Cause for Marcasite Formation in Marine Lag Deposits from the Devonian of the Eastern US. Deep Sea Research II, v. 54, p. 1312-1326. Link

Schieber, J., and Riciputi, L., 2005, Pyrite-marcasite coated grains in the Ordovician Winnipeg Formation, Canada: An intertwined record of surface conditions, stratigraphic condensation, geochemical “reworking”, and microbial activity. Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 75, p. 905-918.
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Schieber, J., and Riciputi, L., 2004, Pyrite ooids in Devonian Black Shales record intermittent Sea level drop and shallow water conditions. Geology, v. 32, p. 305-308. Link,

Schieber, J., 2003, Simple gifts and hidden treasures – Implications of finding bioturbation and erosion surfaces in black shales. The Sedimentary Record, v. 1, p. 4-8.
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Schieber, J., 2002, Sedimentary Pyrite: A window into the microbial past. Geology, v. 30, p. 531-534.
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Schieber, J., and Baird, G., 2001, On the origin and significance of pyrite spheres in Devonian black shales of North America.  Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 71, p. 155-166.
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Schieber, J., Krinsley, D., and Riciputi, L., 2000, Diagenetic origin of quartz silt in mudstones and implications for silica cycling.  Nature, v. 406, p. 981-985. Link,

 

Book contributions & Book Chapters

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A new book on clastic rock petrography with a healthy amount of shale information. has been published by AAPG as Memoir 109.

Schieber, J., Bose, P.K., Eriksson, P.G., Banerjee, S., Sarkar, S., Altermann, W., and Catuneau, O., (Eds.), 2007, Atlas of microbial mat features preserved within the clastic rock record, Volume 2 of Atlases in Geoscience, Elsevier, 311 p. Link has links to chapters by J. Schieber and other authors

Schieber, J., and Over, J., 2005, Sedimentary Fill of the Late Devonian Flynn Creek Crater: A Hard Target Marine Impact. In: Over, D.J., Morrow, J.R., and Wignall, P.B., eds., Understanding Late Devonian and Permian-Triassic Biotic and Climatic Events: Towards and Integrated Approach, Elsevier, p. 51-69. Link

Schieber, J., 2004, Microbial Mats in the Siliciclastic Rock Record: A Summary of Diagnostic Features. In: P.G. Eriksson, W. Altermann, D. Nelson, W.U. Mueller, O. Catuneanu, and K. Strand (editors), The Precambrian Earth: Tempos and Events, Developments in Precambrian Geology, Elsevier, p. 663-672. Link

Schieber, J., 2003, Black Shales. In: Gerard V. Middleton et al. (eds.), Encyclopedia of Sediments and Sedimentary Rocks, Kluwer Scientific Publishers, p. 83-85. Link

Schieber, J., 2003, Depositional Fabric of Mudstones. In: Gerard V. Middleton et al. (eds.), Encyclopedia of Sediments and Sedimentary Rocks, Kluwer Scientific Publishers, p. 203-207. Link

 

Guidebooks & guidebook chapters

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Schieber, J., and Lazar, R.O., 2004, (eds.) Devonian Black Shales of the Eastern U.S.: New Insights into Sedimentology and Stratigraphy from the Subsurface and Outcrops in the Illinois and Appalachian Basins.  Field Guide for the 2004 Great Lakes Section SEPM Annual Field Conference. Indiana Geological Survey Open File Study 04-05, 90pp.

 

ABSTRACTS
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Journals   Book Chapters   Guidebooks  Abstracts

Schieber, J., 2009, Late Devonian Source Rocks in the eastern US – Not So Deep, Not So Quiet, Rarely Anoxic. AAPG Annual Meeting in Denver, Co, Abstract Volume, p. 186.

O'Donnel, K., and Schieber, J., 2009, Sedimentary Features and Depositional Setting of the Ordovician Maquoketa Group in Indiana. AAPG Annual Meeting in Denver, Co, Abstract Volume, p. 156

Yawar, Z., and Schieber, J., 2009, Sedimentary Features and Depositional Setting of the Cambrian Eau Claire Formation in Central Indiana. AAPG Annual Meeting in Denver, Co, Abstract Volume, p. 233

O'Donnel, K., and Schieber, J., 2009, Scanned Cathodoluminescence Petrography of Quartz in the Cambridge Argillite. GSA Abstr. W. Progr., v. 41/3, p. yy.

Yawar, Z., and Schieber, J., 2008, Facies and Depositional Setting of Eau Claire Formation (Cambrian) Mudstones in Northwestern Indiana. GSA Abstr. W. Progr., v. 40/6, p. 435.

Schieber, J., 2008, Non-Tectonic Aspects of Shale Fracture Formation, Permeability, and Porosity of Late Devonian Black Shales in the Eastern US. GSA Abstr. W. Progr., v. 40/6, p. 233.

Schieber, J., 2008, Experimental Study of Mud-Ripple Propagation – Direct Observations of Ripple Geometry and Transport Processes. GSA Abstr. W. Progr., v. 40/6, p. 435

Stoesz, E., Wintsch, R.P., and Schieber, J., 2008, Polycyclic Deformation, Reactions and Disequlibrium in Mylonites from an Evolving Fault Zone. GSA Abstr. W. Progr., v. 40/6, p. 444.

Schieber, J., 2008, Marcasite in black shales – a mineral based indicator of “burndown” in ancient sapropels? 18th Annual Goldschmidt Conference, Geoch. Cosmoch. Acta, v. 72/12, Suppl. 1, p. A830.

Podratz, L.A., Bish, D.L., and Schieber, J, 2008, Magnesium Sulfate Phase Equilibria in Simulated Martian Conditions. 39th Lunar and Planetary Sciences Conference, Houston, March 10-14 st  2008, Abstract No. 1887, Abstract Volume – CD.

Howald, T., and Schieber, J., 2008, Textural Features Produced by Aeolian Erosion of Mudstones.   39th Lunar and Planetary Sciences Conference, Houston, March 10-14 st  2008, Abstract No. 2052, Abstract Volume – CD.

Thaisen, K.G., Schieber, J., Dumke, A., Hauber, E., and Neukum, G., 2008, Geomorphic Evidence for Significant Glacial and Fluvial Activity in Candor Chasma, Mars. 39th Lunar and Planetary Sciences Conference, Houston, March 10-14 st  2008, Abstract No. 2358, Abstract Volume – CD.

Schieber, J., Zawar, Y., and Glamoclija, M., 2008, Experiments on Silicification of Iron Microbes – A Preliminary Report. 39th Lunar and Planetary Sciences Conference, Houston, March 10-14 st  2008, Abstract No. 2132, Abstract Volume – CD.

Schieber, J., 2008, Features of Geologic Interest within the Proposed Eberswalde Crater Mars Science Lab (MSL) Landing Ellipse. 39th Lunar and Planetary Sciences Conference, Houston, March 10-14 st  2008, Abstract No. 2117, Abstract Volume – CD.

 Schieber, J., 2008, Early Diagenetic Silica in Shales – An Important Factor in Early Pore Occlusion and Fracturing Behavior? AAPG Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Tx, Abstract Volume, p. xx.

Lazar, R., and Schieber, J., 2008, Controls on Organic Carbon Sequestration in the New Albany Shale: An Examination of the Relative Role of Organic Carbon Production, Preservation and Dilution. AAPG Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Tx, Abstract Volume, p. xx.

Schieber, J., 2008, Deposition and Sequence Stratigraphic Framework of Late Devonian Black Shales in the Eastern US. AAPG Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Tx, Abstract Volume, p. xx.

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