Geoffrey S. Boulton

Publications in cryosphere research affiliated to University of Edinburgh:

Boulton, G. (2012, September) Reflections on a Quaternary litho-stratigraphy for Britain. Proceedings of the Geologists Association, 123 (5), 677-678. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pgeola.2012.08.002.

Boulton, G. (2010, May) Drainage pathways beneath ice sheets and their implications for ice-sheet form and flow: The example of the British Ice Sheet during the Last Glacial Maximum. Journal of Quaternary Science, 25 (4), 483-500. https://doi.org/10.1002/jqs.1407.

Boulton, G. S., M. Hagdorn, P. B. Maillot & S. Zatsepin (2009, April) Drainage beneath ice sheets: Groundwater-channel coupling, and the origin of esker systems from former ice sheets. Quaternary Science Reviews, 28 (7-8), 621-638. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2008.05.009.

Michels, V. T., G. S. Boulton, X. R. Visus, J. L. Peña‑Monné, C. M. Bono, J. B. Ibern, E. Serrano‑Cañadas, C. Sancho‑Marcén, A. Constante-Orrios, J. P. Fàbregas, J. J. Gonzalez‑Trueba, J. P. Molins, R. H. Simón & J. M. Garcia‑Ruiz (2007, December) Structure of the large glacial basins in the northern Iberian Peninsula, a comparison study: Andorra (Eastern Pyrenees), Gallego (Central Pyrenees) and Trueba (Cantabric range). Quaternaire, 18 (4), 309-325. https://doi.org/10.4000/quaternaire.1167.

Boulton, G. S., R. Lunn, P. Vidstrand & S. Zatsepin (2007, April) Subglacial drainage by groundwater-channel coupling, and the origin of esker systems: Part II – Theory and simulation of a modern system. Quaternary Science Reviews, 26, 1091-1105. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2007.01.006.

Boulton, G. S., R. Lunn, P. Vidstrand & S. Zatsepin (2007, April) Subglacial drainage by groundwater-channel coupling, and the origin of esker systems: Part I – Glaciological observations. Quaternary Science Reviews, 26 (7-8), 1067-1090. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2007.01.007.

Boulton, G. & M. Hagdorn (2006, December) Glaciology of the British Isles Ice Sheet during the last glacial cycle: Form, flow, streams and lobes. Quaternary Science Reviews, 25 (23-24), 3359-3390. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2006.10.013.

Boulton, G. & S. Zatsepin (2006, December) Hydraulic impacts of glacier advance over a sediment bed. Journal of Glaciology, 52 (179), 497-527. https://doi.org/10.3189/172756506781828403.

Boulton, G. S. (2006, August 21) Glaciers and their coupling with hydraulic and sedimentary processes. In Glacier Science and Environmental Change, ed. P. G. Knight, Chapter 2, 2-22, Wiley, New York. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470750636.ch2.

Chan, T., R. Christiansson, G. S. Boulton, L. O. Ericsson, J. Hartikainen, M. R. Jensen, D. Mas Ivars, F. W. Stanchell, P. Vidstrand & T. Wallroth (2005, September) DECOVALEX III BMT3/BENCHPAR WP4: The thermo-hydro-mechanical responses to a glacial cycle and their potential implications for deep geological disposal of nuclear fuel waste in a fractured crystalline rock mass. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 42 (5-6), 805-827. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2005.03.017.

Boulton, G., T. Chan, R. Christiansson, L. O. Ericsson, J. Hartikainen, M. R. Jensen, F. W. Stanchell & T. Wallroth (2004) Thermo-hydro-mechanical (T-H-M) impacts of glaciation and implications for deep geologic disposal of nuclear waste. In Coupled Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical-Chemical Processes in Geo-Systems:
Fundamentals, Modelling, Experiments and Applications,
eds. O. Stephanson, J. A. Hudson & L. Jing, 299-304, Elsevier, Amsterdam. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1571-9960(04)80057-0.

Boulton, G. & J. Hartikainen (2004) Thermo-hydro-mechanical impacts of coupling between glaciers and permafrost. In Coupled Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical-Chemical Processes in Geo-Systems: Fundamentals, Modelling, Experiments and Applications, eds. O. Stephanson, J. A. Hudson & L. Jing, 293-298, Elsevier, Amsterdam. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1571-9960(04)80056-9.

Chan, T., F. W. Stanchell, T. Wallroth, J. Hernelind & G. Boulton (2004) A finite-element study of potential coupled hydromechanical effects of glaciation on a crystalline rock mass. In Coupled Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical-Chemical Processes in Geo-Systems: Fundamentals, Modelling, Experiments and Applications, eds. O. Stephanson, J. A. Hudson & L. Jing, 287-292, Elsevier, Amsterdam. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1571-9960(04)80055-7.

Boulton, G. S., P. Dongelmans, M. Punkari & M. Broadgate (2004) Evidence of European ice-sheet fluctuation during the last glacial cycle. In Quaternary Glaciations Extent and Chronology, Part 1: Europe, eds. J. Ehlers & P. L. Gibbard, 441-460, Elsevier, Amsterdam. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1571-0866(04)80095-2.

Boulton, G. S., M. Hagdorn & N. R. J. Hulton (2003, April) Streaming flow in an ice sheet through a glacial cycle. Annals of Glaciology, 36, 117-128. https://doi.org/10.3189/172756403781816293.

Boulton, G. S., K. E. Dobbie & S. Zatsepin (2001, December) Sediment deformation beneath glaciers and its coupling to the subglacial hydraulic system. Quaternary International, 86 (1), 3-28. https://doi.org/10.1016/s1040-6182(01)00048-9.

Boulton, G. S., P. Dongelmans, M. Punkari & M. Broadgate (2001, February) Palaeoglaciology of an ice sheet through a glacial cycle: The European Ice Sheet through the Weichselian. Quaternary Science Reviews, 20 (4), 591-625. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0277-3791(00)00160-8.

Dalgleish, A. N., G. S. Boulton & E. Renshaw (2000, March) The Ice Age cycle and the deglaciations: An application of nonlinear regression modelling. Quaternary Science Reviews, 19 (7), 687-697. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0277-3791(99)00018-9.

Boulton, G. S., J. J. M. van der Meer, D. J. Beets, J. K. Hart & G. H. J. Ruegg (1999, March) The sedimentary and structural evolution of a recent push moraine complex: Holmströmbreen, Spitsbergen. Quaternary Science Reviews, 18 (3), 339-371. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0277-3791(98)00068-7.

Boulton, G. S. & K. E. Dobbie (1998, November 15) Slow flow of granular aggregates: The deformation of sediments beneath glaciers. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 356 (1747), 2713-2745. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsta.1998.0294.

Muir Wood, D., G. S. Boulton & J. M. Rotter (1998, November 15) Mechanics of granular materials in engineering and Earth sciences: Preface. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 356 (1747), 2451-2452. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsta.1998.0280.

Van Weert, F. H. A., K. van Gijssel, A. Leijnse & G. S. Boulton (1997, August) The effects of Pleistocene glaciations on the geohydrological system of Northwest Europe. Journal of Hydrology, 195 (1-4), 137-159. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0022-1694(96)03248-9.

Boulton, G. S., P. Mason, C. K. Ballantyne, W. Karlén, J. A. Matthews & A. Nesje (1997) Holocene glacier fluctuations in Scandinavia. Paläoklimaforschung, 24, 5-33.

Boulton, G. S., J. J. M. van der Meer, J. Hart, D. Beets, G. H. J. Ruegg, F. M. van der Wateren & J. Jarvis (1996, November) Till and moraine emplacement in a deforming bed surge – An example from a marine environment. Quaternary Science Reviews, 15 (10), 961-987. https://doi.org/10.1016/0277-3791(95)00091-7.

Boulton, G. S. (1996, April) The origin of till sequences by subglacial sediment deformation beneath mid-latitude ice sheets. Annals of Glaciology, 22, 75-84. https://doi.org/10.3189/1996AoG22-1-75-84.

Lloyd, J. M., D. Kroon, G. S. Boulton, C. Laban & A. Fallick (1996, April) Ice-rafting history from the Spitsbergen ice cap over the last 200 kyr. Marine Geology, 131 (1-2), 103-121. https://doi.org/10.1016/0025-3227(95)00146-8.

Boulton, G. S. (1996, March) Theory of glacial erosion, transport and deposition as a consequence of subglacial sediment deformation. Journal of Glaciology, 42 (140), 43-62. https://doi.org/10.3189/s0022143000030525.

Boulton, G. S., P. E. Caban, K. van Gijssel, A. Leijnse, M. Punkari & F. H. A. van Weert (1996, March) The impact of glaciation on the groundwater regime of northwest Europe. Global and Planetary Change, 12 (1-4), 397-413. https://doi.org/10.1016/0921-8181(95)00030-5.

Lloyd, J., D. Kroon, C. Laban & G. Boulton (1996) Deglaciation history and palaeoceanography of the western Spitsbergen margin since the Last Glacial Maximum. Geological Society Special Publications, 111, 289-301. https://doi.org/10.1144/gsl.Sp.1996.111.01.19.

Boulton, G. S. & P. Caban (1995, June) Groundwater flow beneath ice sheets: Part II – Its impact on glaciertectonic structures and moraine formation. Quaternary Science Reviews, 14 (6), 563-587. https://doi.org/10.1016/0277-3791(95)00058-w.

Boulton, G. S., P. E. Caban & K. van Gijssel (1995, June) Groundwater flow beneath ice sheets: Part I – Large-scale patterns. Quaternary Science Reviews, 14 (6), 545-562. https://doi.org/10.1016/0277-3791(95)00039-r.

Boulton, G. S., N. Hulton & M. Vautravers (1995, June) Ice-sheet models as tools for palaeoclimatic analysis: The example of the European Ice Sheet through the last glacial cycle. Annals of Glaciology, 21, 103-110. https://doi.org/10.3189/S0260305500015676.

Punkari, M. & G. S. Boulton (1995, March) The dynamics and marginal positions of the Scandinavian ice sheet in its eastern part during the Younger Dryas stadial. Terra, 107 (1), 3-14.

Boulton, G. S. & T. Payne (1994) Mid-latitude ice sheets through the last glacial cycle: Glaciological and geological reconstructions. In Long-Term Climatic Variations, eds. J.-C. Duplessy & M.-T. Spyridakis, 177-212, Springer, Berlin. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-79066-9_7.

Boulton, G. S. (1993, December 09) Greenland Ice Sheet – two cores are better than one. Nature, 366 (6455), 507-508. https://doi.org/10.1038/366507a0.

Boulton, G. S., T. Slot, K. Blessing, P. Glasbergen, T. Leijnse & K. van Gijssel (1993, September) Deep circulation of groundwater in overpressured subglacial aquifers and its geological consequences. Quaternary Science Reviews, 12 (9), 739-745. https://doi.org/10.1016/0277-3791(93)90014-d.

Bennett, M. R. & G. S. Boulton (1993, June) Deglaciation of the Younger Dryas or Loch Lomond Stadial ice-field in the northern Highlands, Scotland. Journal of Quaternary Science, 8 (2), 133-145. https://doi.org/10.1002/jqs.3390080206.

Bennett, M. R. & G. S. Boulton (1993, May) A reinterpretation of Scottish ‘hummocky moraine’ and its significance for the deglaciation of the Scottish Highlands during the Younger Dryas or Loch Lomond Stadial. Geological Magazine, 130 (3), 301-318. https://doi.org/10.1017/s0016756800019993.

Boulton, G. S. & K. E. Dobbie (1993, April) Consolidation of sediments by glaciers: Relations between sediment geotechnics, soft-bed glacier dynamics and subglacial groundwater flow. Journal of Glaciology, 39 (131), 26-44. https://doi.org/10.3189/s0022143000015690.

Hart, J. K. & G. S. Boulton (1991, August) The interrelation of glaciotectonic and glaciodepositional processes within the glacial environment. Quaternary Science Reviews, 10 (4), 335-350. https://doi.org/10.1016/0277-3791(91)90035-s.

Thors, K. & G. S. Boulton (1991, May) Deltas, spits and littoral terraces associated with rising sea level: Late Quaternary examples from northern Iceland. Marine Geology, 98 (1), 99-112. https://doi.org/10.1016/0025-3227(91)90038-6.

Hart, J. K. & G. S. Boulton (1991) The glacial drifts of northeastern Norfolk. In Glacial Deposits in Britain and Ireland, eds. J. Ehlers, P. L. Gibbard & J. Rose, 233-243, Balkema, Rotterdam.

Boulton, G. S. & C. D. Clark (1990, December) The Laurentide Ice Sheet through the last glacial cycle: The topology of drift lineations as a key to the dynamic behavior of former ice sheets. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh: Earth Sciences, 81 (4), 327-347. https://doi.org/10.1017/s0263593300020836.

Boulton, G. (1990, December) The Late Cenozoic Ice Age: Introduction. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh: Earth Sciences, 81 (4), iii-iv. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0263593300020770.

Boulton, G. S. & C. D. Clark (1990, August 30) A highly mobile Laurentide Ice Sheet revealed by satellite images of glacial lineations. Nature, 346 (6287), 813-817. https://doi.org/10.1038/346813a0.

Hart, J. K., R. C. A. Hindmarsh & G. S. Boulton (1990, May) Styles of subglacial glaciotectonic deformation within the context of the Anglian Ice Sheet. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 15 (3), 227-241. https://doi.org/10.1002/esp.3290150305.

Kelly, R. J., L. W. Morland & G. S. Boulton (1990, April) Deep penetration of permafrost through saturated ground. Cold Regions Science and Technology, 18 (1), 9-27. https://doi.org/10.1016/0165-232x(90)90035-u.

Boulton, G. S. (1990) Sedimentary and sea-level changes during glacial cycles and their control on glacimarine facies architecture. Geological Society Special Publications, 53, 15-52. https://doi.org/10.1144/gsl.Sp.1990.053.01.02.

Johnston, A. C., A. P. Cracknell, R. A. Vaughan, G. S. Boulton & C. Clark (1989, October) Identification of ancient glacier marks using AVHRR imagery. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 10 (4-5), 917-929. https://doi.org/10.1080/01431168908903931.

Hindmarsh, R. C. A., G. S. Boulton & K. Hutter (1989, June) Modes of operation of thermo-mechanically coupled ice sheets. Annals of Glaciology, 12, 57-69. https://doi.org/10.3189/S0260305500006960.