Harmon Droge Maher, PhD

  • 724 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
1981 …2020

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Research Output

  • 724 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
  • 39 Article
  • 1 Letter
2020

Tidal amplification and along-strike process variability in a mixed-energy paralic system prograding onto a low accommodation shelf, Edgeøya, Svalbard

Anell, I., Zuchuat, V., Röhnert, A. D., Smyrak-Sikora, A., Buckley, S., Lord, G., Maher, H., Midtkandal, I., Ogata, K., Olaussen, S., Osmundsen, P. T. & Braathen, A., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Basin Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2018

Architecture, deformation style and petrophysical properties of growth fault systems: the Late Triassic deltaic succession of southern Edgeøya (East Svalbard)

Ogata, K., Mulrooney, M. J., Braathen, A., Maher, H., Osmundsen, P. T., Anell, I., Smyrak-Sikora, A. A. & Balsamo, F., Oct 2018, In : Basin Research. 30, 5, p. 1042-1073 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Reply to Comment on “The Keisarhjelmen detachment records Silurian–Devonian extensional collapse in Northern Svalbard”

Braathen, A., Osmundsen, P. T., Maher, H. & Ganerød, M., Aug 2018, In : Terra Nova. 30, 4, p. 322-324 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

The Keisarhjelmen detachment records Silurian–Devonian extensional collapse in Northern Svalbard

Braathen, A., Osmundsen, P. T., Maher, H. & Ganerød, M., Feb 1 2018, In : Terra Nova. 30, 1, p. 34-39 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2017

Cone-in-cone and beef mineralization associated with Triassic growth basin faulting and shallow shale diagenesis, Edgeoya, Svalbard

Maher, H. D., Ogata, K. & Braathen, A., Mar 1 2017, In : Geological Magazine. 154, 2, p. 201-216 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2015

Strata-bound vein array in the basal Pierre Shale, Lake Francis Case, South Dakota, U.S.A.

Maher, H., Ferguson, S., Korth, R., Marshall, J. & Pickett, L., Oct 1 2015, In : Rocky Mountain Geology. 50, 2, p. 153-165 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2014
10 Scopus citations
2012
8 Scopus citations
2011

Growth of extensional faults and folds during deposition of an evaporite-dominated half-graben basin; the Carboniferous Billefjorden Trough, Svalbard

Braathen, A., Bælum, K., Maher, H. & Buckley, S. J., 2011, In : Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 91, 3, p. 137-161 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Late Devonian transpressional tectonics in Spitsbergen, Svalbard, and implications for basement uplift of the Sørkapp-Hornsund High

Bergh, S. G., Maher, H. D. & Braathen, A., Mar 2011, In : Journal of the Geological Society. 168, 2, p. 441-456 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Løvehovden fault and Billefjorden rift basin segmentation and development, Spitsbergen, Norway

Maher, H. D. & Braathen, A., Jan 2011, In : Geological Magazine. 148, 1, p. 154-170 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations
2008

Iron ooid beds of the Carolinefjellet Formation, Spitsbergen, Norway

Mutrux, J., Maher, H., Shuster, R. & Hays, T., Apr 2008, In : Polar Research. 27, 1, p. 28-43 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
2004

Petrography of Lower Cretaceous sandstones on Spitsbergen

Maher, H. D., Hays, T., Shuster, R. & Mutrux, J., 2004, In : Polar Research. 23, 2, p. 147-165 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Petrology and geochemistry of Neoproterozoic volcanic arc terranes beneath the Atlantic Coastal Plain, Savannah River Site, South Carolina

Dennis, A. J., Shervais, J. W., Mauldin, J., Maher, H. D. & Wright, J. E., May 2004, In : Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 116, 5-6, p. 572-593 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2001

Manifestations of the cretaceous high arctic large igneous province in Svalbard

Maher, J., 2001, In : Journal of Geology. 109, 1, p. 91-104 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

134 Scopus citations
2000

Tertiary divergent thrust directions from partitioned transpression, Broggerhalvoya, Spitsbergen

Bergh, S. G., Maher, H. D. & Braathen, A., 2000, In : Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 80, 2, p. 63-81 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
1999

Application of a critical wedge taper model to the tertiary transpressional fold-thrust belt on Spitsbergen, Svalbard

Braathen, A., Bergh, S. G. & Maher, H. D., Oct 1999, In : Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 111, 10, p. 1468-1485 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

71 Scopus citations

Caledonian thrusting on Bjornoya: Implications for Palaeozoic and Mesozoic tectonism of the western Barents Shelf

Braathen, A., Maher, H. D., Haabet, T. E., Kristensen, S. E., Tørudbakken, B. O. & Worsley, D., 1999, In : Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 79, 1, p. 57-68 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Kinematics of the Isfjorden-Ymerbukta Fault Zone: A dextral oblique-thrust ramp in the Tertiary fold-thrust belt of Spitsbergen

Braathen, A., Bergh, S., Karlsen, F., Maher, H., Andresen, A., Hansen, A. I. & Bergvik, A., 1999, In : Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 79, 4, p. 227-239 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
1998

Resurgent ideas as paradigms regained in the history of geology

Maher, H. D., Mar 1998, In : Journal of Geoscience Education. 46, 2, p. 121-128 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
1997

Rotation of fabric elements in convergent shear zones, with examples from the southern Appalachians

Pray, J. R., Secor, D. T., Sacks, P. E. & Maher, H. D., Aug 1997, In : Journal of Structural Geology. 19, 8, p. 1023-1036 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Svartfjella, Eidembukta, and Daudmannsodden lineament: Tertiary orogen-parallel motion in the crystalline hinterland of Spitsbergen's fold-thrust belt

Maher, H. D., Bergh, S., Braathen, A. & Ohta, Y., Feb 1997, In : Tectonics. 16, 1, p. 88-106 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
25 Scopus citations
1995

New field evidence for an exposure of the Appalachian decollement at the east end of the Pine Mountain terrane, Georgia

West, T. E., Secor, D. T., Pray, J. R., Boland, I. B. & Maher, H. D., 1995, In : Geology. 23, 7, p. 621-624 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Structural outline of a Tertiary Basement‐cored uplift/inversion structure in western Spitsbergen, Svalbard: Kinematics and controlling factors

Braathen, A., Bergh, S. G. & Maher, H. D., Feb 1995, In : Tectonics. 14, 1, p. 95-119 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

Tertiary or Cretaceous age for Spitsbergen's fold‐thrust belt on the Barents Shelf

Maher, H. D., Braathen, A., Bergh, S., Dallmann, W. & Harland, W. B., Dec 1995, In : Tectonics. 14, 6, p. 1321-1326 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations
1994

40Ar/39Ar constraints on chronology of Augusta Fault Zone movement and late Alleghanian extension, southern Appalachian Piedmont, South Carolina and Georgia

Maher, H. D., Dallmeyer, R. D., Secor, D. T. & Sacks, P. E., 1994, In : American Journal of Science. 294, 4, p. 428-448 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

The role of extension in mountain-belt life cycles

Maher, H. D., 1994, In : Journal of Geological Education. 42, 3, p. 212-219 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
1992

Influence of Carboniferous structures on Tertiary tectonism at St. Jonsfjorden and Bellsund, western Svalbard

Maher, H. D. & Welbon, A. I., 1992, In : Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 72, 1, p. 67-75 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Open and closed rock cycles

Maher, H. D., 1992, In : Journal of Geological Education. 40, 5, p. 393-397 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Ruminations on Tuttle lamellae (fluid inclusion planes) in Carboniferous strata from Bellsund and St Jonsfjorden, western Svalbard

Pray, J. R., Maher, H. D. & Welbon, A. I., 1992, In : Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 72, 1, p. 77-81 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Tertiary tectonism and basin inversion of the St. Jonsfjorden region, Svalbard

Welbon, A. I. & Maher, H. D., Jan 1992, In : Journal of Structural Geology. 14, 1, p. 41-55 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
1989

A storm‐related origin for the Jurassic Brentskardhaugen Bed of Spitsbergen, Norway

MAHER, HARMON. D., Jun 1989, In : Polar Research. 7, 1, p. 67-77 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Tertiary structures in the platform cover strata of Nordenskiold Land, Svalbard

MAHER, HARMON. D., RINGSET, NARVE. & DALLMANN, WINFRIED. K., Dec 1989, In : Polar Research. 7, 2, p. 83-93 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

The Burks mountain complex, Kiokee belt, southern Appalachian Piedmont of South Carolina and Georgia

Sacks, P. E., Maher, H. D., Secor, D. T. & Shervais, J. W., 1989, In : Special Paper of the Geological Society of America. 231, p. 75-86 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

The Supanberget area – basement imbrication and detached foreland thrusting in the Tertiary fold‐and‐thrust belt, Svalbard

DALLMANN, WINFRIED. K. & MAHER, HARMON. D., Dec 1989, In : Polar Research. 7, 2, p. 95-107 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
1988

Decoupling as an alternate model for transpression during the initial opening of the Norwegian‐Greenland Sea

MAHER, HARMON. D. & CRADDOCK, CAMPBELL., Jun 1988, In : Polar Research. 6, 1, p. 137-140 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

Photointerpretation of Tertiary structures in platform cover strata of interior Oscar II Land, Spitsbergen

MAHER, HARMON. D., Dec 1988, In : Polar Research. 6, 2, p. 155-172 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
1986

Kinematics of Tertiary structures in upper Palaeozoic and Mesozoic strata of Midterhuken, west Spitsbergen ( Arctic).

Maher, H. D., Craddock, C. & Maher, K., 1986, In : Geological Society of America Bulletin. 97, 12, p. 1411-1421 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
1985

Tectonic evolution of the west Spitsbergen fold belt

Craddock, C., Hauser, E. C., Maher, H. D., Sun, A. Y. & Guo-Qiang, Z., Apr 20 1985, In : Tectonophysics. 114, 1-4, p. 193-211 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
1981

New trilobite locality in the Piedmont of SC, and its regional implications

Maher, H. D., Palmer, A. R., Secor, D. T. & Snoke, A. W., 1981, In : Geology. 9, 1, p. 34-36 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations