Recent Submissions

  • Assessing and managing scenery of the Caribbean Coast of Colombia 

    Rangel-Buitrago, Nelson; Correa-Arango, Ivan D.; Anfuso, Giorgio; Williams, Allan T.; Ergin, Aysen (Elsevier; Grupo de Investigación Ciencias del Mar; Escuela de Ingeniería, 2012-05-18)
    This study provides the coastal scenery assessment of 135 sites along the Colombian Caribbean littoral by analysing 26 physical and human factors. Sites were categorised into five classes from Class 1, top grade scenery, ...
  • Historical and recent shore erosion along the Colombian Caribbean Coast 

    Correa-Arango, Ivan D.; Alcántara-Carrió, J; González R., D.A (COASTAL EDUCATION & RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC.; Grupo de Investigación Ciencias del Mar; Escuela de Ingeniería, 2005)
    The analysis of historical charts, aerial photographs, satellite images and fieldwork provides a general picture of the magnitudes, rates and some of the possible causes of the main shoreline changes occurred along the ...
  • Erosión litoral entre Arboletes y Punta San Bernardo, Costa Caribe Colombiana 

    Correa-Arango, Ivan D.; Ríos, A; González, D; Toro, M; Ojeda, G; Restrepo, L (Universidad Industrial de Santander; Grupo de Investigación Ciencias del Mar; Escuela de Ingeniería, 2007-07-02)
    The present morphology and the inventory of the historical shoreline changes (1938-2005) between Arboletes and Punta San Bernardo evidenced a strong erosional trend along 160 of its 180lan tota1-1ength, resulting in the ...
  • Introducción al problema de la erosión litoral en Urabá (sector Arboletes - Turbo), Costa Caribe Colombiana 

    Correa-Arango, Ivan D.; Vernette, Georges (Instituto de Investigaciones Marinas y Costeras - INVEMAR; Grupo de Investigación Ciencias del Mar; Escuela de Ingeniería, 2004)
    La erosión litoral ha sido la tendencia histórica dominante a lo largo de los aproximadamente 145 km de línea de costa entre las ciudades de Arboletes y Turbo (sur del Litoral Caribe colombiano). En las cuatro últimas ...
  • Coastal erosion and village relocation: a Colombian case study 

    Correa-Arango, Ivan D.; Gonzales, Juan Luis (Elsevier; Grupo de Investigación Ciencias del Mar; Escuela de Ingeniería, 2000-01-01)
    Because of its tectonic setting, the Paci"c coast of Colombia is subject to a variety of geological hazards, including earthquakes, tsunamis and associated phenomena such as regional and local coastal subsidence, #ooding ...
  • Base de datos espacial geomorfológica de la franja litoral de los departamentos de Antioquia y Chocó 

    Prüssmann Uribe, Johanna; Correa-Arango, Ivan D. (Universidad Nacional de Colombia; Grupo de Investigación Ciencias del Mar; Escuela de Ingeniería, 2012-08-22)
    Con el objetivo de generar información esencial para el manejo integrado y el desarrollo sostenible de la franja litoral Caribe de los departamentos de Antioquia y Chocó, se creó una base de datos espacial llamada GEOURABÁ, ...
  • Combined beach - inner shelf erosion in short and medium term (Maspalomas, Canary Islands) 

    Fontán, A; Alcántara-Carrió, J; Correa-Arango, Ivan D. (Faculty of Geology, Martí i Franquès; Grupo de Investigación Ciencias del Mar; Escuela de Ingeniería, 2012-12-01)
    The analysis of the accurate topo-bathymetric digital elevation model (DEM), the cartography of the submarine sedimentary cover and the monitoring of short (seasonal) and medium-term (2000-2009) morphological changes have ...
  • Paleoenvironmental reconstruction for the lower Pliocene Arroyo Piedras section (Tubará e Colombia): Implications for the Magdalena River e paleodelta’s dynamic 

    Molinares, C.E.; Martinez, J.I.; Fiorini c, F.; Escobard, J.; Jaramillo, C. (Elsevier; Grupo de Investigación Ciencias del Mar; Escuela de Ingeniería, 2012-04-02)
    The Magdalena river transports one of the largest load of sediments per basin area in the world. Its delta position has changed several times over the Neogene. The Arroyo Piedras Section (169 m) in northern Colombia, ...
  • La Niña-like conditions in the eastern equatorial Pacific and a stronger Choco jet in the northern Andes during the last glaciation 

    Martínez, Ignacio; Keigwin, Lloyd; Barrows T., Timothy; Yokoyama, Yusuke; Southon, John (American Geophysical Union (AGU); Grupo de Investigación Ciencias del Mar; Escuela de Ingeniería, 2002-12-30)
    Six deep sea cores from the eastern equatorial Pacific (EEP) were analyzed for planktonic foraminifera and stable isotopes in order to reconstruct sea surface temperatures (SST) for the last 40 ka. South of the Equatorial ...