Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2007 B.S., Pennsylvania State University, 2002
Dr. Straub's research interests include Experimental Sedimentology, Quantitative Stratigraphy, Submarine Morphodynamics amd Seismic Geomorphology
More detailed descriptions of this work can be found at the website of the TSDS Group.
Straub, K.M. and Foreman, B.Z., in press, Geomorphic stasis and spatiotemporal scales of stratigraphic completeness, Geology, DOI:10.1130/G40045.1.
Paola, C., Ganti, V., Mohrig, D., Runkel, A., Straub, K.M., in press, Time not our time: physical controls on the preservation and measurement of geologic time, Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences.
Li, Q., Beson, W.M., Harlen, M., Robichaux, P., Sha, X., Xu, K., Straub, K.M., 2017, influence of sediment cohesion on deltaic morphodynamics and stratigraphy over basin-filling time scale, Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, v. 122, DOI: 10.1002/2017/JF004216.
Foreman, B.Z. and Straub, K.M., 2017, Autogenic geomorphic processes control the fidelity of terrestrial paleoclimate records, Science Advances, v. 3, e1700683, DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1700683.
Hajek, E.A. andStraub, K.M.,Autogenic sedimentation in class stratigraphy, Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, v. 45, p. 681-709, DOI: 10.1146/annurev-earth-063016-015935
Yu, L., Li, Q., Straub, K.M., 2017, Scaling the response of deltas to relative sea level cycles by autogenic space and time scales: A laboratory study, Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 87, p. 817-838, DOI: 10.2110/jsr.2017.46
Trampush, S.M., Hajek, E.A., Straub, K.M., Chamberlain, E.P., 2017, Identifying autogenic sedimentation in fluvial-deltaic stratigraphy: evaluating the effect of outcrop-quality on the compensation statistic, Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, v. 122, DOI: 10.1002/2016JF004067.
Fernandes, A.M., Tornqvist, T.E., Straub, K.M., Mohrig, D., 2016, Connecting the backwater hydraulics of coastal rivers to fluviodeltaic sedimentology and stratigraphy, Geology, v. 44, p. 979-982, DOI: 10.1130/G37965.5.1.
Li, Q., Yu, L., Straub, K.M., 2016, Storage thresholds for relative sea level signals in the stratigraphic record, Geology, v. 44, p. 179-182, DOI: 10.1130/G37484.1.