Controls on fluvial meander-belt thickness and sand distribution: insights from forward stratigraphic modelling

Yan, N, Colombera, L and Mountney, NP (2020) Controls on fluvial meander-belt thickness and sand distribution: insights from forward stratigraphic modelling. Sedimentology. ISSN 0037-0746



Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2020 The Authors. Sedimentology © 2020 International Association of Sedimentologists. This is the peer reviewed version of the following article: Yan, N., Colombera, L. and Mountney, N.P. (2021), Controls on fluvial meander‐belt thickness and sand distribution: Insights from forward stratigraphic modelling. Sedimentology., which has been published in final form at This article may be used for non-commercial purposes in accordance with Wiley Terms and Conditions for Use of Self-Archived Versions.
Keywords: Fluvial reservoir; meander rotation; meander transformation; point bar; quantitative stratigraphy; sedimentary architecture
  • Accepted: 13 November 2020
  • Published (online): 22 November 2020
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Environment (Leeds) > School of Earth and Environment (Leeds) > Institute for Applied Geosciences (IAG) (Leeds)
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