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Greb, S.F., Eble, C.F., Hower, J.C., and Andrews, W.M., 2002, Multiple-bench architecture and interpretations of original mire phases in Middle Pennsylvanian coal seams--Examples from the Eastern Kentucky Coal Field: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 49, p. 147-175. (for pdf version via Sciencedirect).

Greb, S.F., in press, Mining geology of the Fire Clay coal bed: Kentucky Geological Survey, ser. 12, Map and Chart.

Greb, SF, Eble, C.F., Chesnut, DR, Jr., Phillips, TL, and Hower, J.C., 1999, An in situ occurrence of coal balls in the Amburgy coal bed, Pikeville Formation (Duckmantian), Central Appalachian Basin, USA: Palaios, v. 14, p. 433-451.

Greb, SF, Eble, C.F., and Hower, J.C., 1997, Architectural analysis of coal–A method for recognizing paleomire successions in coal beds: [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 29, no. 7, p. A-203.

Greb, SF, Eble, C.F., and Hower, J.C., 1999, Depositional history of the Fire Clay coal bed (Late Duckmantian), eastern Kentucky, USA: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 40, p. 255-280.

Greb, SF, and Popp, J.T., 1999, Mining geology of the Pond Creek seam, Pikeville Formation, Middle Pennsylvanian, in part of the Eastern Kentucky Coal Field: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 41, p. 25-50.

Sedimentation and Stratigraphy

Greb, S.F., Eble, C.F., and Chesnut, D.R., Jr., 2002, Comparison of the Eastern and Western Kentucky Coal Fields, U.S.A-Why are coal distribution patterns and sulfur contents so different in these coal fields?: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 50, p. 89-118. (for pdf version via Sciencedirect).

Eble, C.F., Greb, S.F., Martino, R.L., Lawson, J., and Tully, L., 2002, Middle and Upper Pennsylvanian stratigraphy, sedimentology, and coal geology in northeastern Kentucky, in Ettensohn, F.R., and Smath, M.L., eds., Guidebook for geology field trips in Kentucky and adjacent areas (2002 Joint Meeting of the North-central and Southeastern Sections of the Geological Society of America, Lexington, Kentucky): Lexington, University of Kentucky, p. 74-107.

Greb, S.F., Eble, C.F., and Chesnut, D.R., Jr., 2001, Spatial and temporal trends of Lower and Middle Pennsylvanian coals, central Appalachian Basin [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 33, p. A56.

Greb, SF, Chesnut, DR, Jr., Dever, G.R., Jr., Harris, DC, Ettensohn, F.R., Mason, CE, Andrews, W.M., Howell, PD, Eble, C.F., Caudill, M.R., Houck, K., and Nelson, W.J., 1999, Pound Gap–The first distinguished geologic site in Kentucky [abs.]: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 83, p. 1368.

Greb, SF, Chesnut, DR, Jr., Dever, G.R., Jr., Harris, D.C., Ettensohn, F.R., Mason, C.E., Andrews, W.M., Howell, P.D., Eble, C.F., Caudill, M.R., Houck, K., and Nelson, W.J., 1999, Pound Gap–A new reference section for Devono-Carboniferous strata on Pine Mountain, central Appalachian Basin, U.S.A [abs.]: XIV International Congress on the Carboniferous-Permian, August 17-21, 1999, Calgary, Canada, University of Calgary, Programme with Abstracts, p. 45.

Greb, S.F., Eble, C.F., and Hower, J.C., 1999, Depositional history of the Fire Clay coal bed (late Duckmantian), eastern Kentucky, USA: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 40, p. 255-280.

Greb, SF, 1998, Paleoslope movements in Pennsylvanian coal-bearing strata of the central Appalachian basin–Are any signatures of ancient earthquakes [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 30, p. A-400.

Greb, SF, and Archer, A.W., 1998, Annual sedimentation cycles in rhythmites of Carboniferous tidal channels, in Tidalites–Processes and products: Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, Special Publication 61, p. 75-83.

Eble, C.F., and Greb, S.F., 1997, Channel-fill coals on the western margin of the Eastern Kentucky Coal Field: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 33, p. 183-207. (for pdf version via Sciencedirect).

Chesnut, D.R., Jr., 1996, Geologic framework for the coal-bearing rocks of the central Appalachian Basin: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 31, p. 55-66.

Andrews, W.M., Hower, J.C., Ferm, J.C., Evans, S.D., Sirek, M., Warrell, M., and Eble, C.F., 1996, Depositional model for the Taylor coal bed, Martin and Johnson counties, eastern Kentucky, International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 31, p. 151-167 (for pdf version via Sciencedirect).

Greb, SF, and Chesnut, DR, Jr., 1996, Lower and lower Middle Pennsylvanian fluvial to estuarine deposition, central Appalachian Basin–Effects of eustacy, tectonics, and climate: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 108, p. 303-317.

Greb, SF, and Weisenfluh, GA, 1996, Paleoslumps in coal-bearing strata of the Breathitt Group (Pennsylvanian) in the Eastern Kentucky Coal Field, USA: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 31, p.115-134. (for pdf version via Sciencedirect).

Greb, SF, and Archer, A.W., 1995, Rhythmic sedimentation in a mixed tide and wave deposit, eastern Kentucky, USA: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. B65, p. 96-106.

Chesnut, D.R., Jr., 1994, Eustatic and tectonic control of deposition of the Lower and Middle Pennsylvanian strata of the central Appalachian Basin, in Dennison, J.M., and Ettensohn, F.R., eds., Tectonic and eustatic controls on sedimentary cycles: Society for Sedimentary Geology Concepts in Sedimentology and Paleontology, no. 4, p. 51-64.

Chesnut, D.R., Jr., 1992, Stratigraphic and structural framework of the Carboniferous rocks of the central Appalachian Basin in Kentucky: Kentucky Geological Survey, ser. 11, Bulletin 3, 42 p. (available at the Kentucky Geological Survey).

Chesnut, D.R., Jr., 1991, Paleontological survey of the Pennsylvanian rocks of the Eastern Kentucky Coal Field--Part 1, invertebrates: Kentucky Geological Survey, ser 11, Information Circular 36, 44 p. (available at the Kentucky Geological Survey)

Chesnut, D.R., Jr., 1991, Timing of Alleghenian tectonics determined by central Appalachian foreland basin analysis: Southeastern Geology, v. 31, p. 203-221.

Structural influences on coal

Eble, C.F., Greb, S.F., Martino, R.L., Lawson, J., and Tully, L., 2002, Middle and Upper Pennsylvanian stratigraphy, sedimentology, and coal geology in northeastern Kentucky, in Ettensohn, F.R., and Smath, M.L., eds., Guidebook for geology field trips in Kentucky and adjacent areas (2002 joint meeting of the North-central and Southeastern Sections of the Geological Society of America, Lexington, Kentucky): Lexington, University of Kentucky, p. 74-107.

Greb, S.F., Eble, C.F., and Chesnut, D.R., Jr., 2002, Comparison of the Eastern and Western Kentucky Coal Fields, U.S.A-Why are coal distribution patterns and sulfur contents so different in these coal fields?: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 50, p. 89-118. (for pdf version via Sciencedirect).

Greb, S.F., Eble, C.F., and Martino, R.L., 2002, Structural and paleotopographic controls on Princess Nos. 8 and 9 coals, Breathitt Group (Middle Pennsylvanian), along the northern margin of the central Appalachian Basin [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 34.

Greb, S.F., Eble, C.F., and Chesnut, D.R., Jr., 2001, Spatial and temporal trends of Lower and Middle Pennsylvanian coals, central Appalachian Basin [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 33, p. A56.

Greb, S.F., Eble, C.F., and Hower, J.C., 1999, Depositional history of the Fire Clay coal bed (late Duckmantian), eastern Kentucky, USA: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 40, p. 255-280. (for pdf version via Sciencedirect).

Greb, SF, Eble, C.F., and Hower, J.C., 1999, Depositional history of the Fire Clay coal bed (Late Duckmantian), eastern Kentucky, USA: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 40, p. 255-280.

Greb, SF, Chesnut, DR, Jr., Eble, C.F., Nelson, W.J., And Blake, B.M., 1998, Changing influences of tectonics, eustacy, and climate on Pennsylvanian coals in the Illinois and Appalachian Basins [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 30, p. A-47.

Chesnut, D.R., Jr., 1996, Geologic framework for the coal-bearing rocks of the central Appalachian Basin: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 31, p. 55-66.

Greb, S.F., and Chesnut, D.R., Jr., 1996, Lower and lower Middle Pennsylvanian fluvial to estuarine deposition, central Appalachian basin--Effects of eustacy, tectonics, and climate: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 108, p. 303-317.

Chesnut, D.R., Jr., 1992, Stratigraphic and structural framework of the Carboniferous rocks of the central Appalachian Basin in Kentucky: Kentucky Geological Survey, ser. 11, Bulletin 3, 42 p. (available at the Kentucky Geological Survey).

Chesnut, D.R., Jr., 1991, Timing of Alleghenian tectonics determined by central Appalachian foreland basin analysis: Southeastern Geology, v. 31, p. 203-221.

Roof falls and geologic obstacles

Greb, S.F., Eble, C.F., Chesnut, D.R., Jr., Phillips, T.L., and Hower, J.C., 1999, An in situ occurrence of coal balls in the Amburgy coal bed, Pikeville Formation (Duckmantian), Central Appalachian Basin, U.S.A.: Palaios, v. 14, p. 433-451.

Greb, S.F., Eble, C.F., and Hower, J.C., 1999, Depositional history of the Fire Clay coal bed (Late Duckmantian), eastern Kentucky, USA: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 40, p. 255-280.

Greb, S.F., 1992, Heterogeneity in seam and roof related to mineability prediction–Hazard No. 8 coal, a case study, in Platt, J., Price, J., Miller, M., and Suboleski, S., eds., One point two–New geologic perspectives on central Appalachian low-sulfur coal supply: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, p. 102-124.

Greb, S.F., and Weisenfluh, G.A., 1996, Paleoslumps in coal-bearing strata of the Breathitt Group (Pennsylvanian) in the Eastern Kentucky Coal Field, U.S.A.: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 31, p.115-134.

Greb, S.F., and Weisenfluh, G.A., 1998, Mining geology of the Hazard No. 8 coal, Four Corners Formation, Middle Pennsylvanian, Eastern Kentucky Coal Field [abs.]: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 81, no. 9, p. 1767.

Ancient earthquakes

Greb, S.F., and Dever, G.R., Jr., 2002, Critical evaluation of possible seismites--Examples from the Carboniferous of the Appalachian Basin, in Ettensohn, F.R., Rast, N., and Brett, C., eds., Ancient seismites: Geological Society of America Special Publication 35, p. 109-126.

Greb, S.F., Ettensohn, F.R., and Obermeier, S.F., 2002, Developing a classification scheme for seismites [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 34.

Greb, SF, 1998, Paleoslope movements in Pennsylvanian coal-bearing strata of the central Appalachian basin–Are any signatures of ancient earthquakes [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 30, p. A-400.

Ancient meteorite impact

Greb, SF, and Chesnut, DR, Jr., 1998, Impact of an astrobleme on coal mining in part of the Eastern Kentucky Coal Field [abs.]: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 81, no. 9, p. 1767.

Annual mining reviews

Greb, S.F., and Dever, G.R., Jr., 2002, Kentucky (annual mining review, 2001): Mining Engineering, v. 54, no. 5, p. 63-64.

Greb, S.F., and Dever, G.R., Jr., 2001, Kentucky (annual mining review, 2000): Mining Engineering, v. 52, no. 5, p. 78-80.