Publications

  • (In Press) Sue  J McLaren, Melanie J Leng; Tanya  Knowles ; Andrew V Bradley. Evidence of Past Environmental Conditions During the Evolution of a Calcretised Wadi System in Southern Jordan using Stable Isotopes. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology.
  • Evidence of Past Environmental Conditions During the Evolution of a Calcretised Wadi System in Southern Jordan using Stable Isotopes. Authors: McLaren, Sue  J., Leng, Melanie J., Knowles, Tanya, Bradley, Andrew V. (2012). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. DOI: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.05.010
  • Bateman, M.D., Carr. A.S ., Holmes, P.J., Dunajko, A., McLaren, S.J., Marker, M.E., Roberts, D.L, Murray-Wallace, C.V., Bryant, R.G. (2011) The evolution of barrier dune systems: A case study of the Middle-Late Pleistocene Wilderness barrier dunes, South Africa. Quaternary Science Reviews 30, 63-81 doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2010.10.003
  • McLaren, S.J., (2011) Aragonite. In: Encyclopedia of Modern Coral Reefs (Ed. D. Hopley) p47. Springerlink
  • McLaren, S.J., (2011) Calcite. In: Encyclopedia of Modern Coral Reefs (Ed. D. Hopley) p179. Springerlink
  • McLaren, S.J., (2011) Eolianite. In: Encyclopedia of Modern Coral Reefs (Ed. D. Hopley) p404 Springerlink
  • McLaren, S. F. Al-Juaidi, A.C. Millington, M.D. Bateman. 2009. Evidence for wetter events in the arid interior of Central Saudi Arabia. Journal of Quaternary Sciences. DOI: 10.1002/jqs.1199. Volume 24, Issue 2, Pages 198-207, February 2009.
  • Dixon, J.C. and McLaren, S.J. 2009. Duricrusts. In Geomorphology of Desert Environments. Parsons, A.J. and Abrahams, A. (eds). Springer (2nd edition), 123-152.
  • McLaren, S.J. and Reynolds, T. 2009. Early humans in dryland environments: a geoarchaeological perspective. In Geomorphology of Desert Environments. Parsons, A.J. and Abrahams, A. (eds). Springer (2nd edition), 773-798.
  • Dixon, J.C. McLaren, S.J. Duricrusts (2009) In Geomorphology of Desert Environments. Parsons, A.J. Abrahams, A. (eds). Longman (2nd edition), 123-152.
  • Drake, N. A., El-Hawat, A., Turner, P. Armitage, S. J., Salem, M. J., White, K., McLaren, S. J. 2008. Palaeohydrology of the Fazzan Basin and surrounding regions: the last 7 million years. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 263, 131-145.
  • Nash, D. & McLaren, S. 2007. (eds). Geochemical Sediments and Landscapes. RGS-IBG Book Series (Blackwell Publishing). 465pp.
  • McLaren, S. 2007. Aeolianites. In: - Nash, D. and McLaren, S. (eds). Geochemical Sediments and Landscapes. RGS-IBG Book Series (Blackwell). 144-172.
  • Nash, D. and McLaren, S. 2007. Geochemical Sediments and Landscapes: - Introduction. In: - Nash, D. and McLaren, S. (eds). Geochemical Sediments and Landscapes. RGS-IBG Book Series (Blackwell). 1-9.
  • McLaren, S., and Nash, D. 2007. Landscape influences upon geochemical sedimentation. In: - Nash, D. and McLaren, S. (eds). Geochemical Sediments and Landscapes. RGS-IBG Book Series (Blackwell). 443-447.
  • McLaren, Sue, Tim Reynolds, David Gilbertson, John Grattan, Chris Hunt, Graeme Barker, and Geoff Duller. 2007. Pleistocene Environments And Human Settlement. In Barker et al. Archaeology and Desertification. Degradation and Well-being of the Wadi Faynan Landscape, Southern Jordan. Oxbow Books. 177-198.
  • Barker, G., Barton, H., Bird, M., Daly, P., Dykes, A., Farr, L., Gilbertson, D., Harrison, B., Higham, T., Hunt, L. Kealhofer, C., Krigbaum, J., Lewis, H., McLaren, S., Paz, V., Pike, A., Piper, P., Pyatt, B., Rabbett, R., Reynolds, T., Rose, J., Rushworth, G., Stephens, M., Stringer, C., Thompson, J. and Turney, C. 2007. The ‘human revolution’ in lowland tropical Southeast Asia: the antiquity and behaviour of anatomically modern humans at Niah Cave (Sarawak, Borneo). Journal of Human Evolution, 52, 243-261.
  • Armitage, S. J., Drake, N. A., Stokes, S., El-Hawat, A., Salem, M. J., White, K., Turner, P. and McLaren, S. J. 2007. Multiple phases of North African humidity recorded in lacustrine sediments from the Fazzan Basin, Libyan Sahara . Quaternary Geochronology 2, 181-186. doi: 10.1016/joquageo.2006.05.019.
  • Palmer, C. Gilbertson, D. El-Rishi, H. Hunt, C. Grattan, J. McLaren, S.J. Pyatt, B. (2007) The Wadi Faynan today: landscape, environment, people. In Barker et al. Archaeology and Desertification.  Degradation and Well-being of the Wadi Faynan Landscape, Southern Jordan. Oxbow Books. 25-58.
  • El-rishi, H. Hunt, C. Gilbertson, D. Grattan, J. McLaren, S.J. Pyatt, B. Duller, G. Gillmore, G. Phillips, P. 2007. The past and present landscapes of the Wadi Faynan: geoarchaeological approaches and frameworks. In Barker et al. Archaeology and Desertification.  Degradation and Well-being of the Wadi Faynan Landscape, Southern Jordan. Oxbow Books. 59-96.
  • Barker, G. Hunt, C. McLaren, S.J. Reynolds, T. el-Rishi, H. Gilbertson, D. Grattan, J. (2007) Early Holocene environments and early farming c. 11,000-7000 cal. BP c. 9500-5000 cal. BC. In Barker et al. Archaeology and Desertification.  Degradation and Well-being of the Wadi Faynan Landscape, Southern Jordan. Oxbow Books.. 199-226.
  • Newson, P. Mattingly, D. Daly, P. Tomber, R. el-Rishi, H. Gilbertson, D. Grattan, J. Hunt, C. McLaren, S.J. Pyatt, B. (2007) The Islamic and Ottoman periods. In Barker et al. Archaeology and Desertification.  Degradation and Well-being of the Wadi Faynan Landscape, Southern Jordan. Oxbow Books. 349-368.
  • Mattingly, D. J., McLaren, S., Savage, E., al-Fasatwi, Y., and Gadgood, K. (eds) 2006. Natural Resources and Cultural Heritage of Libya (Socialist People’s Libyan Arab Jamahariya). Society of Libyan Studies Monograph No. 6. Lanes Ltd. London. 338 pp.
  • Gilbertson, D.D., Bird, M.I., Hunt, C.O., McLaren, S.J., Pyatt, F.B., Mani Banda, R. Rose, J., and Stephens, M. 2005. Past human activity and geomorphological change in a guano-rich tropical cave mouth: the Late Quaternary Succession in the Great Cave of Niah, Sarawak. Asian Perspectives, 44, 16-41.
  • McLaren, S.J. (2004) Fluvial calcretes of the Wadi Dana area, southern Jordan. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 29.
  • McLaren, S.J. & Gardner, R.A.M. (2004) Late Quaternary carbonate diagenesis in coastal and desert sands - a sound palaeoclimatic indicator? Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 29.
  • McLaren, S., Gilbertson, D. Grattan, J. Hunt, C. Duller, G.A.T. & Barker, G. (2004) Quaternary palaeogeomorphologic evolution of the Wadi Faynan area, southern Jordan. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 205, 1-2, 129-152.
  • Nash, D. and McLaren, S. (2004) Development of Silica-carbonate cements in silcrete-calcrete intergrade duricrusts, central Kalahari, Botswana. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 29.
  • Nash, D. and McLaren, S. (2003) Kalahari valley calcretes: their nature, origins and environmental significance. Quaternary International, 111, 3-22.
  • Al Juaidi, F, Millington, A. and McLaren, S. (2003) Evaluating image fusion techniques for mapping geomorphological features on the eastern edge of the Arabian shield (Central Saudi Arabia). Geographical Journal, 169, 2, 117-131.

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