Publications 2013 - 2019:

9. Beniest, A., Willingshofer, E., Sokoutis, D., Sassi, W., 2018. Extending continental lithosphere with lateral strength variations: effects on deformation localization and margin geometries. Frontiers in Earth Sciences, accepted doi: 10.3389/feart.2018.00148

8. Beniest, A., 2018. From continental rifting to conjugate margins: insights from analogue and numerical modelling. PhD dissertation. HAL Id : tel-01706702

7. Kopp, H., Lange, D., Thorwart, M., Paul, A., Dannowski, A., Petersen, F., Aubert, C., Beek, F., Beniest, A., Besançon, S., Brotzer, A., Caielli, G., Crawford, W., Deen, M., Lehmann, C., Marquardt, K., Neckel, M., Papanagnou, L., Schramm, B., Schröder, P., Steffen, K.-P., Wolf, F., Xia, Y., 2018. Cruise Report MSM71. LOBSTER Ligurian Ocean Bottom Seismology and Tectonics Research. Cruise report 41, 94 p. doi:10.3289/GEOMAR_REP_NS_41_2018

6. Van Der Boon, A., Beniest, A., Ciurej, A., Gaździcka, E., Grothe, A., Sachsenhofer, R.F., Langereis, C.G., Krijgsman, W., 2018. The Eocene-Oligocene transition in the North Alpine Foreland Basin and subsequent closure of the Paratethys gateway. Global and Planetary Change, 162, 101-119 doi : 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2017.12.009

5. Beniest, A., Koptev, A., Leroy, S., Sassi, W., Guichet, X., 2017. Two-branch break-up systems by a single mantle plume: Insights from numerical modeling. Geophysical Research Letters, 44, 9589-9597doi : 10.1002/2017GL074866

4. Beniest, A., Koptev, A., & Burov, E., 2017. Numerical models for continental break-up: Implications for the South Atlantic. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 461, 176-189. doi : 10.1016/j.epsl.2016.12.034

3. Beniest, A., Brun, J. P., Gorini, C., Crombez, V., Deschamps, R., Hamon, Y., & Smit, J., 2016. Interaction between trench retreat and anatolian escape as recorded by neogene basins in the northern Aegean Sea. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 77, 30-42. doi:10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2016.05.011

2. Van Gelder, I.E., Matenco, L., Willingshofer, E., Tomljenovic, B., Adriessen, P.A.M., Ducea, M.N., Beniest, A., Gruic, A., 2015. The tectonic evolution of a critical segment of the Dinarides-Alps connection: kinematic and geochronological inferences from the Medvednica Mountains, NE Croatia. Tectonics, 34, 1952-1978, doi:10.1002/2015TC003937

1. Hüsing, S.K., Beniest, A., van der Boon, A., Abels, H.A., Deenen, M.H.L., Ruhl, M., Krijgsman, W., 2014. Astronomically-calibrated magnetostratigraphy of the Lower Jurassic marine successions at St. Audrie’s Bay and East Quantoxhead (Hettangian – Sinemurian; Somerset, UK). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 403, 43-56. doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2014.03.022



Outreach:

7. Beniest, A., 2018-2019. ARCHIMEDES-I blog series (8 entries) Ocean Blogs

6. Beniest, A., 2018. From the Canary Islands to Crete: Sailing the Mediterranean Straits. Part II Ocean Blogs

5. Beniest, A., 2018. From the Canary Islands to Crete: Sailing the Mediterranean Straits. Part I Ocean Blogs

4. Beniest, A., 2017. Polar research on the equator: tracking Indias escape from antarctica by ship. Traveling Geologist

3. Beniest, A., Sassi, W., Guichet, X., Leroy, S., Koptev, A. (2017). The effect of large-scale tectonic activity on rifted marginal basin petroleum systems. Extended abstract AAPG ACE 100 Anniversary, 2-5 April, Houston, USA.

2. Beniest, A., 2015. Thermal-mechanical reconstruction of the South-Atlantic conjugate margins: inferences from coupling geodynamic modelling with petroleum system modelling. European Region AAPG Newsletter "Unlocking the future".

1. Beniest,A., 2017. Youtube movie: South Atlantic Next Top Model


Conference participation and invited lectures

19. Beniest, A., 2018. From continental rifting to conjugate margins: Insights from analogue and numerical modelling. Invited seminar at University of Liverpool.

18. Beniest, A., 2018. From continental rifting to conjugate margins: Insights from analogue and numerical modelling. Invited weekly seminar at University of Cambridge.

17. Beniest, A., 2018. The oceans crust: from ridge to margin. Invited guest lecture for the course Marine Geology and Palaeoclimatology at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

16. Beniest, A., Willingshofer, E., Sokoutis, Koptev, A., D., Sassi, W., Guichet, X., Leroy, S. 2018. From continental rifting to conjugate passive margins: Insights from analogue and numerical modelling. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20, EGU2018-0310, EGU General Assembly, 8-13 May, Vienna, Austria. Oral communication.

15. Beniest, A., Koptev, A., D., Sassi, W., Guichet, X., Leroy, S. 2018. The thermal evolution of marginal basins: Results of thermo-mechanical numerical modelling. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20, EGU2018-2816, EGU General Assembly, 8-13 May, Vienna, Austria. Oral communication.

14. Beniest, A., Sassi, W., Wessels, R., Ferrill, D., Gale, J., Ortega, O., Krantz, B., 2017. The next generation: students and young professionals and the AAPG and PSGD. AAPG ICE London, 15-18 October, London, United Kingdom. Oral communication.

13. Beniest, A., 2017. The fascinating history of plate tectonics. Science Slam, I, Scientist conference on gender equality, career paths and networking, 11-14 May, Berlin, Germany. Oral communication.

12. Beniest, A., Koptev, A., Leroy, S., 2017. Insights from 2D numerical models on two-branch continental break-up: a single mantle plume’s effect on a laterally heterogeneous lithosphere. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 19, EGU2017-6053, EGU General Assembly, 2017, Vienna, Austria. Poster communication.

11. Beniest, A., Koptev, A., Leroy, S., 2017. Different modes of continental break-up triggered by a sole mantle plume: a 2D and 3D numerical study. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 19, EGU 2017-6076. EGU General Assembly 2017, Vienna, Austria. Poster communication.

10. Van der Boon, A., Beniest, A., Ciurej, A., Gazdzicka, E., Grothe, A., Sachsenhofer, R., Langereis, C., Krijgsman, W., 2017. Integrated stratigrahy of the Ammer section, Northern Alpine Foreland Basin, Germany: examining the age and origin of the earliest deposits in the Paratethys. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 19, EGU2017-9699, EGU General Assembly 2017, Vienna, Austria. Poster communication.

9. Beniest, A., Sassi, W., Guichet, X., Leroy, S., Koptev, A., 2017. The effect of large-scale tectonic activity on rifted marginal basin petroleum systems. AAPG ACE 100 Anniversary, 2-5 April 2017, Houston, USA. Oral communication.

8. Beniest, A., Koptev, A., Leroy, S., 2016. Anomalous lower crustal and surface features as a result of plume-induced continental break-up: inferences from numerical models. T32C-06, AGU Fall Meeting 2016, San Francisco, USA. Oral communication.

7. Beniest, A., Sassi, W., Guichet, X., Matenco, L., Burov, E. 2016. Uplift of sedimentary basins in an extensional setting as a result of the migration of a thermal anomaly. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 18, EGU2016-270, EGU General Assembly 2016, Vienna, Austria. Poster communication.

6. Beniest, A., Burov, E., Sassi, W., Guichet, X., Leroy, S., 2016. Thermal reconstruction in extension tectonics: coupling geodynamic modelling with petroleum system modelling, the South Atlantic conjugate margins as a case study. GSL conference Rift III ‘Catching the wave’, 22 – 24 March 2016, London, UK. Poster communication.

5. Beniest, A., Burov, E., Sassi, W., Guichet, X., Leroy, S., 2015. Thermal reconstruction of the South Atlantic conjugate margins: coupling geodynamic modelling with petroleum system modelling. Workshop 14th International workshop on Modelling of Mantle and Lithosphere Dynamics, 31 August – 05 September 2015, Olerons, France. Poster communication.

4. Beniest, A., Burov, E., Sassi, W., Guichet, X., Leroy, S., 2015. Thermal reconstruction of the South Atlantic conjugate margins: coupling geodynamic modelling with petroleum system modelling. SAMPLE workshop, 9 – 12 June 2015. Monschau, Germany, Poster communication.

3. Beniest, A., Brun, J.-P., Smit, J., Deschamps, R., Hamon, Y., Crombez, V., Gorini, C., 2015. Structure and seismic stratigraphy of deep Tertiary basins in the northern Aegean Sea. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 17, EGU2015-746, EGU General Assembly 2015, Vienna, Austria. Poster communication.

2. Brun, J.-P., Gueydan, F., Kydonakis, K., Philippon, M., Sokoutis, D., Beniest, A., Gorini, C., 2015. The two-stage Aegean extension, slow-localized vs fast-distributed. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 17, EGU2015-4933, EGU General Assembly 2015, Vienna, Austria. Communication orale.

1. Beniest, A., van Gelder, I., Matenco, L., Willingshofer, E., Gruic, A., Tomljenovic, B., 2013. From orogenic buildup to extensional unroofing: the evolution of the Adria-Europe collisional zone in the Medvednica Mountains of Croatia. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 15, EGU2013-4336. EGU General Assembly 2013, Vienna, Austria. Poster communication.


Dr. Anouk Beniest

Geology - Tectonics - Geodynamics

Skills
Fieldwork, structural geology, petrology, numerical modelling, analogue modelling, ArcGIS, MatLab, Perple_X, PHP, HTML, AdobeSuite

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