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Manuscripts in Review and Revision

  • Ganti, V., M. P. Lamb, and A. J. Chadwick, Autogenic erosional surfaces in fluvio-deltaic stratigraphy from floods, avulsions and backwater hydrodynamics, under review.
  • Mahon, R. C., V. Ganti, B. McElroy, and J. B. Shaw, Semi-empirical model for curvature of fluvial bed form cross set bounding surfaces, J. Geophys. Res. – Earth Surf., under review.

Published / In Press Articles

  • Stark, C. P., E. Foufoula-Georgiou, and V. Ganti (2009), A nonlocal theory of sediment buffering and bedrock channel evolution, J. Geophys. Res. – Earth Surf., 114, F01029, doi:10.1029/2008JF000981.
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  • Ganti, V., A. Singh, P. Passalacqua, and E. Foufoula-Georgiou (2009), Subordinated Brownian motion model for sediment transport, Phys. Rev. E., 80(1), doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.80.011111.
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  • Foufoula-Georgiou, E., V. Ganti, and W. E. Dietrich (2010), A nonlocal theory of sediment transport on hillslopes, J. Geophys. Res. – Earth Surf., 115, F00A16, doi:10.1029/2009JF001280.
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  • Ganti, V., M. M. Meerschaert, E. Foufoula-Georgiou, E. Viparelli, and G. Parker (2010), Normal and anomalous diffusion of gravel tracer particles in rivers, J. Geophys. Res. – Earth Surf., 115, F00A12, doi:10.1029/2008JF001222.
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  • Ganti, V., K. M. Straub, E. Foufoula-Georgiou, and C. Paola (2011), Space-time dynamics of depositional systems: Experimental evidence and theoretical modeling of heavy-tailed statistics, J. Geophys. Res. – Earth Surf., 116, F02011, doi:10.1029/2010JF001893.
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  • Ganti, V., P. Passalacqua, and E. Foufoula-Georgiou (2012), A sub-grid scale closure for nonlinear hillslope sediment transport models, J. Geophys. Res. – Earth Surf., 117, F02012, doi:10.1029/2011JF00218.
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  • Voller, V. R., V. Ganti, C. Paola, and E. Foufoula-Georgiou (2012), Does the flow of information in a landscape have direction?, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L01403, doi:10.1029/2011GL050265.
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  • Straub, K. M., V. Ganti, C. Paola, and E. Foufoula-Georgiou (2012), Prevalence of exponential bed thickness distributions in the stratigraphic record: Experiments and theory, J. Geophys. Res. – Earth Surf., 117, F02003, doi:10.1029/2011JF002034.
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  • Geleynse, N., V. R. Voller, C. Paola, and V. Ganti (2012), Characterization of river delta shorelines, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L17402, doi:10.1029/2012GL052845.
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  • Hondzo, M., M. Morris, V. R. Voller, E. Foufoula-Georgiou, J. Finlay, V. Ganti, and M. E. Power (2013), Estimating and scaling stream ecosystem metabolism along channels with heterogeneous substrate, Ecohydrology, doi:10.1002/eco.1391.
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  • Falcini, F., E. Foufoula-Georgiou, V. Ganti, C. Paola, and V. R. Voller (2013), A combined non-linear and non-local model for sediment transport in depositional systems, J. Geophys. Res. – Earth Surf., 118, doi:10.1029/2012JF002547.
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  • Ganti, V., C. Paola, and E. Foufoula-Georgiou (2013), Kinematic controls on the geometry of the preserved cross-sets, J. Geophys. Res. – Earth Surf., 118, 1296–1307, doi:10.1002/jgrf.20094.
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  • Ganti, V., M. P. Lamb, and B. McElroy (2014), Quantitative bounds on morphodynamics and implications for reading the sedimentary record, Nature Comm., 5:3298, doi:10.1038/ncomms4298.
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  • Ganti, V., Z. Chu, M. P. Lamb, J. A. Nittrouer, and G. Parker (2014), Testing morphodynamic controls on the location and frequency of river avulsions on fans versus deltas: Huanghe (Yellow River), China, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 7882–7890, doi:10.1002/2014GL061918.
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  • Golombek, M. P., N. H. Warner, V. Ganti, M. P. Lamb, T. J. Parker, R. L. Fergason, and R. Sullivan (2014), Small crater modification on Meridiani Planum and implications for erosion rates and climate change on Mars, J. Geophys. Res. – Planets, 119, 2522–2547, doi: 10.1002/2014JE004658.
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  • Ganti, V., A. J. Chadwick, H. J. Hassenruck-Gudipati, B. M. Fuller, and M. P. Lamb (2016), Experimental river delta size set by multiple floods and backwater hydrodynamics, Science Advances, 2, e1501768, doi:10.1126/sciadv.1501768.
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  • Ganti, V., A. J. Chadwick, H. J. Hassenruck-Gudipati, and M. P. Lamb (2016), Avulsion cycles and their stratigraphic signature on an experimental backwater-controlled delta, J. Geophys. Res. – Earth Surf., 112, doi:10.1002/2016JF003915.
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  • Ganti, V., C. von Hagke, D. Scherler, M. P. Lamb, W. W. Fischer, and J.-P. Avouac (2016), Timescale bias in erosion rates of glaciated landscapes, Science Advances, 2, e1600204, doi: 10.1126/sciadv.1600204.
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  • DiBiase, R. A., M. P. Lamb, V. Ganti, and A. M. Booth (2017), Slope, grain size, and roughness controls on dry sediment transport and storage on steep hillslopes, J. Geophys. Res. – Earth Surf., 122, doi: 10.1002/2016JF003970.
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  • Torres, M., A. Limaye, V. Ganti, M. P. Lamb, W. W. Fischer, and A. J. West (2017), Model predictions of long-lived storage of organic carbon in river deposits, Earth Surf. Dynam., 5, 711-730, doi:10.5194/esurf-5-711-2017.
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  • Paola, C., V. Ganti, D. Mohrig, A. C. Runkel, and K. M. Straub (2018), Time not our time: physical controls on the preservation and measurement of geologic time, Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, 46 (1), 409–438, doi:10.1146/annurev-earth-082517-010129.
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  • Trower, E. J., V. Ganti, W. W. Fischer, and M. P. Lamb (2018), Erosional surfaces in the Upper Cretaceous Castlegate Sandstone (Utah, USA): Sequence boundaries or autogenic scour from backwater hydrodynamics? Geology, 46, 707-710,doi:10.1130/G40273.1.
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  • Sweeney, J., N. H. Warner, V. Ganti, M. P. Golombek, M. P. Lamb, R. Fergason, and R. Kirk (2018), Degradation of one-hundred-meter-scale rocky ejecta craters at the Insight landing site on Mars and implications for surface process and erosion rates in the Hesperian and Amazonian, Journal of Geophysical Research – Planets, 123, 2732-2759, doi: 10.1029/2018JE005618.
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Other Publications

  • Ganti, V. (2012), Non-local theories of geomorphic transport: From hillslopes to rivers to deltas to the stratigraphic record, Ph.D. dissertation, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 265 pp.
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  • Foufoula-Georgiou, E., V. Ganti, and P. Passalacqua (2008) Geomorphic transport laws: Non-local flux with classical mass balance, University of Minnesota Supercomputing Institute Research Report, UMSI 2008/27.
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