Presentations & Abstracts


Brown, D.E., 2014: Lacustrine source rock potential in the Middle Triassic – Early Jurassic Chignecto Subbasin, offshore Eastern Canada. Geological Association of Canada / Mineralogical Association of Canada Annual Meeting, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick. TEXT. FIGURES.

Deptuck, M. E. 2011: Potential shelf sources for deepwater reservoirs along the southwestern Scotian Margin, and the impact of a hybrid ‘bypass-ponded’ slope on reservoir distribution, Seminar delivered at the AAPG International in Milan, Italy, available at:  

Deptuck, M.E. 2010: The ‘slope detachment zone’ on the western Scotian Slope, offshore Nova Scotia: structural style, timing, and implications for margin evolution. North American Conjugate Margins, Lisbon, Portugal

Kendell, K. L. and Deptuck, M. E. 2010: Salt evacuation history and depositional corridors in the Annapolis and Crimson region - Do these wells really provide an accurate test of sand presence in Nova Scotia’s deepwater. American Association of Petroleum Geologists- Annual Conference and Exhibition, April 11-14, 2010. New Orleans, Louisiana.

Mohriak, W.U., Brown, D.E. and Tari, G.C., 2010Volcanic and non-volcanic margins segments along the South Atlantic and North Atlantic margins: the
continent-ocean boundary structures
. The Meeting of the Americas – American Geophysical Union Meeting, Foz do Iguassu, Brazil, Abstracts and Programme, Abstract #T24A-06.

Deptuck, M.E, Kendell, K.L. and Smith, B.M. 2009: Complex deepwater fold-belts in the SW Sable Subbasin, offshore Nova Scotia. CSPG CSEG SWLS Convention, Calgary, Alberta. 

Brown, D.E., Mohriak, W.U., Jabour, H. and Tari, G.C., 2008: Central and South Atlantic conjugate margin pre- and post-salt successions – Implications to rift models and petroleum systems. American Association of Petroleum Geologists International Conference & Exhibition, Cape Town, Program & Abstracts, Abstract #30081.

Tari, G.C., Jabour, H., Einarsson, D., Louden, K., Yue, W., and Brown, D.E., 2008: Syn-rift evolution, salt tectonics and crustal structure offshore Morocco and Nova Scotia. American Association of Petroleum Geologists International Conference & Exhibition, Cape Town, Program & Abstracts.

Brown, D.E., Dehler, S.A., Louden, K. and Wu, Y, 2007: The Early Jurassic Heracles Sequence, Scotian Basin, Canada:  Recognition of latest stage synrift tectonism and correspondence to structures offshore Morocco. First Moroccan Association of Petroleum Geologists International Convention, Conference & Exhibition, Marrakech, Abstract Book, p.17.

Mukhopadhyay, P., Bowman, T., Faber, J., Brown, D.E., Kidston, A.C., Harvey, P., and Wygrala, B., 2004: Integrated Hydrocarbon Risk Assessment of Deepwater Scotian Slope, Eastern Canada: A Petroleum Systems Approach, AAPG International Conference & Exhibition Technical Program, Cancun, Mexico, Abstract #A91170.

Mukhopadhyay (Muki), P.K., Brown, D.E., Kidston, A.C., Bowman, T.D., Faber, J., and Harvey, P.J., 2003: Petroleum Systems of Deepwater Scotian Basin, Eastern Canada: Challenges for Finding Oil versus Gas Provinces.  Offshore Technology Conference Houston 2003, OTC Paper No.15304, 10p.

Deptuck, M. E. 2000:  The Mara turbidite system in the Jeanne d’Arc Basin:  Architecture, evolution, and modern analogues.  Abstract #679, GeoCanada 2000 Convention: Program with Extended Abstracts (CD-ROM), 4 p.