overview

My research focuses on the study of carboniferous and Permian marine shelf paleoenvironments and paleooceanography.

selected publications
Academic Articles71
  • Witts, J. D., Landman, N. H., Garb, M. P., Irizarry, K. M., Larina, E., Thibault, N., ... Myers, C. E (2021). Cephalopods from the Cretaceous-Paleogene (K-Pg) boundary interval on the Brazos River, Texas, and extinction of the ammonites. AMERICAN MUSEUM NOVITATES. (3964), 1-52.
  • Yancey, T. E., Wyse Jackson, P. N., Sutton, B. G., & Gottfried, R. J (2019). Evactinoporidae, a new family of Cystoporata (Bryozoa) from the Mississippian of North America: growth and functional morphology. Journal of Paleontology. 93(06), 1058-1074.
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  • Jordan, B. R., Yancey, T. E., Heinrich, P. V., Miller, B. V., & McGuire, K. (2019). The Age and Geochemistry of Volcanic Ash in the Catahoula Formation of Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas, USA. The Journal of Geology. 127(2), 207-222.
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  • Yancey, T. E., Heizler, M. T., Miller, B. V., & Guillemette, R. N. (2018). EoceneOligocene chronostratigraphy of ignimbrite flareup volcanic ash beds on the Gulf of Mexico coastal plains. Geosphere. 14(3), 1232-1252.
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  • Henkes, G. A., Passey, B. H., Grossman, E. L., Shenton, B. J., Yancey, T. E., & Prez-Huerta, A. (2018). Temperature evolution and the oxygen isotope composition of Phanerozoic oceans from carbonate clumped isotope thermometry. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 490, 40-50.
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Books1
  • Yancey, T (2015). Historical Geology Lab Manual.
Chapters4
  • Yancey, T. E., Elsik, W. C., & Sancay, R. H. (2003). The Palynological Record of Late Eocene Climate Change, Northwest Gulf o Mexico. Prothero, D. R., Ivany, L. C., & Nesbitt, E. A. (Eds.), From Greenhouse to Icehouse The Marine Eocene-Oligocene Transition. 252-268. Columbia University Press.
  • Grossman, E. L., Bruckschen, P., Mii, H. S., Chuvashov, B. I., Yancey, T. E., & Veizer, J (2002). Carboniferous paleoclimate and global change: isotopic evidence from the Russian Platform. Carboniferous Stratigraphy and Paleogeography in Eurasia. Institute of Geology and Geochemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Urals Branch, Ekaterinburg. 61-71.
  • Wilde, P., & Yancey, T (1970). Sediment Distribution and its Relations to Circulation Patterns in Bolinas Bay, California. Coastal Engineering 1970. 1397-1415. American Society of Civil Engineers.
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Conference Papers7
  • Heymann, D., Yancey, T. E., Wolbach, W. S., Johnson, E. A., Roach, D., & Moecker, S (1997). Carbon in Sediments at the KT Boundary Site of the Brazos River, Texas. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. 28, 567-567.
  • Heymann, D., Yancey, T. E., & Thiemens, M. H (1997). Native Sulfur in Sediments from KT Boundary Sites of the Brazos River, Texas. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. 28, 565-565.
  • Yancey, T. E. (1997). Depositional environments of Late Eocene lignite-bearing strata, east-central Texas. International Journal of Coal Geology. 34(3-4), 261-275.
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  • Davidoff, A. J., & Yanccy, T. E (1993). Eustatic cyclicity in the paleocene and eocene: data from the Brazos River Valley, Texas. Tectonophysics. 222(3-4), 371-395.
  • YANCEY, T. E (1986). CONTROLS ON DEPOSITION OF MIXED CARBONATE AND SILICICLASTIC SEDIMENTS ON EASTERN SHELF OF MIDLAND BASIN, PENNSYLVANIAN, OF TEXAS. AAPG BULLETIN-AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF PETROLEUM GEOLOGISTS. 70(9), 1191-1191.
chaired theses and dissertations
Email
tyancey@tamu.edu
First Name
Thomas
Last Name
Yancey
mailing address
Texas A&M University; Geology; 3115 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3115
USA