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Suzanne BullSenior Marine Geohazard Researcher

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Crustal Geophysics

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  • MSc, Petroleum Geoscience
  • BSc, Geology
  • PhD, Structure and kinematics of mass wasting deposits

Areas of expertise

  • Geology: Sedimentary Geology
  • Geophysics: Seismic-well ties
  • Geophysics: Seismic Stratigraphy
  • Geology: Basin analysis
  • Geology: Erosion Processes
  • Geology: Graduate Student Advisor
  • Geophysics: Seismic interpretation
  • Geology: Structural geological mapping
  • Geology: Outcrop geology
  • Geology: Team Leader / Project Management
  • Geology: Marine geology and geophysics
  • Geomorphology: Sediment transport
  • Geology: Submarine landslide processes
  • Geology: Continental margin processes
  • Geology: Geoscience Education

Major Publications

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  • Roger, J.H.M.; Bull, S.; Watson, S.J.; Mueller, C.; Hillman, J.I.T.; Wolter, A.; Lamarche, G.; Power, W.L.; Lane, E.; Woelz, S.; Davidson, S. 2024. A review of approaches for submarine landslide-tsunami hazard identification and assessment, Marine and Petroleum Geology 162: 22 p.. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2024.106729.
  • Bull, S.; Browne, G.H.; Arnot, M.J.; Strachan, L.A. 2020. Influence of Mass Transport Deposit (MTD) surface topography on deep-water deposition : an example from a predominantly fine-grained continental margin, New Zealand, Subaqueous mass movements and their consequences : advances in process understanding, monitoring and hazard assessments : p. 147-172. DOI: 10.1144/SP500-2019-192.
  • Bull, S.; Cartwright, J.A. 2020. Line length balancing to evaluate multi-phase submarine landslide development : an example from the Storegga Slide, Norway, Subaqueous mass movements and their consequences : advances in process understanding, monitoring and hazard assessments : p. 531-550. DOI: 10.1144/SP500-2019-168.
  • Bull, S.; Arnot, M.J.; Browne, G.H.; Crundwell, M.P.; Nicol, A.; Strachan, L. 2020. Neogene and Quaternary mass-transport deposits from the northern Taranaki Basin (North Island, New Zealand) : morphologies, transportation processes, and depositional controls, Submarine landslides: subaqueous mass transport deposits from outcrops to seismic profiles : p. 171-182.
  • Browne, G.H.; Bull, S.; Arnot, M.J.; Boyes, A.F.; King, P.R.; Helle, K. 2020. The role of mass transport deposits contributing to fluid escape : Neogene outcrop and seismic examples from north Taranaki, New Zealand, Geo-marine letters 139: 19 p.. DOI: 10.1007/s00367-020-00641-z.
  • Bull, S.; Nicol, A.; Strogen, D.P.; Kroeger, K.F.; Seebeck, H. 2019. Tectonic controls on Miocene sedimentation in the Southern Taranaki Basin and implications for New Zealand plate boundary deformation, Basin research 31(2): p. 253-273. DOI: 10.1111/bre.12319.
  • Lamarche, G.; Mountjoy, J.; Bull, S.; Hubble, T.; Krastel, S.; Lane, E.; Micallef, A.; Moscardelli, L.; Mueller, C.; Pecher, I.A.; Woelz, S. 2016. Submarine mass movements and their consequences : progress and challenges, Submarine mass movements and their consequences : 7th international Symposium : p. 1-12. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-20979-1_1.
  • Bull, S.; Cartwright, J. 2010. Small-scale insights into seismic-scale slumps : a comparison of slump features from Waitemata Basin, New Zealand, and the More Basin, off-shore Norway, Submarine mass movements and their consequences : p. 257-266. DOI: 10.1007/978-90-481-3071-9_21.
  • Bull, S.; Cartwright, J.; Huuse, M. 2009. A subsurface evacuation model for submarine slope failure, Basin research 21(4): p. 433-443. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2008.00390.x.
  • Bull, S.; Cartwright, J.; Huuse, M. 2009. A review of kinematic indicators from mass-transport complexes using 3D seismic data, Marine and Petroleum Geology 26(10): p. 1132-1151. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2008.09.011.


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