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51. Allais, L., Thibodeau, B., Khan, N.S., Crowe, S.A., Cannicci, S. and Not, C., 2024. Salinity, mineralogy, porosity, and hydrodynamics as drivers of carbon burial in urban mangroves from a megacity. Science of The Total Environment, 912, p.168955.


50. Li, T., Chua, S., Tan, F., Khan, N.S., Shaw, T.A., Majewski, J., Meltzner, A.J., Switzer, A.D., Wu, P. and Horton, B.P., 2023. Glacial Isostatic Adjustment modelling of the mid-Holocene sea-level highstand of Singapore and Southeast Asia. Quaternary Science Reviews, 319, p.108332.


49. Nordsvan, A.R., McKenzie, N.R., Colleps, C.L., Koch, A., Khan, N.S., 2023. Multivariate examination of the sediment-deficient southeast Australian continental shelf. GSA Bulletin,


48. Saintilan, N., Horton, B., Törnqvist, T.E., Ashe, E.L., Khan, N.S., Schuerch, M., Perry, C., Kopp, R.E., Garner, G.G., Murray, N., Rogers, K., Albert, S., Kelleway, J., Shaw, T.A., Woodroffe, C.D., Lovelock, C.E., Goddard, M.M., Hutley, L.B., Kovalenko, K., Feher, L., Guntenspergen, G., 2023. Widespread retreat of coastal habitat is likely at warming levels above 1.5° C. Nature, 621(7977), pp.112-119.


47. Joyse, K.M., Khan, N.S., Moyer, R.P., Radabaugh, K.R., Hong, I., Chappel, A.R., Walker, J.S., Sanders, C.J., Engelhart, S.E., Kopp, R.E. and Horton, B.P., 2023. The characteristics and preservation potential of Hurricane Irma's overwash deposit in southern Florida, USA. Marine Geology, 461, p.107077.

46. Tan, F., Khan, N.S., Li, T., Meltzner, A.J., Majewski, J., Chan, N., Chutcharavan, P.M., Cahill, N., Vacchi, M., Peng, D. and Horton, B.P., 2023. Holocene relative sea-level histories of far-field islands in the mid-Pacific. Quaternary Science Reviews, p.107995.

45. Walker, J.S., Khan, N.S., Shaw, T.A., Barber, D.C., Switzer, A.D. and Horton, B.P., 2023. Spatial and Temporal Distributions of Live Salt-Marsh Foraminifera in Southern New Jersey: Implications for Sea-Level Studies. Journal of Foraminiferal Research, 53(1), pp.3-19.

44. Liang, X., Lin, Y., Wu, R., Li, G., Khan, N., Liu, R., Su, H., Wei, S. and Zhang, H., 2023. Time-frequency analysis framework for understanding non-stationary and multi-scale characteristics of sea-level dynamics. Frontiers in Marine Science, 9, p.1070727.


43. Ashe, E.L., Khan, N.S., Toth, L.T., Dutton, A. and Kopp, R.E., 2022. A statistical framework for integrating nonparametric proxy distributions into geological reconstructions of relative sea level. Advances in Statistical Climatology, Meteorology and Oceanography, 8(1), pp.1-29.

42. Li, T., Khan, N.S., Baranskaya, A.V., Shaw, T.A., Peltier, W.R., Stuhne, G.R., Wu, P. and Horton, B.P., 2022. Influence of 3D Earth structure on glacial isostatic adjustment in the Russian Arctic. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 127(3), p.e2021JB023631.

41. Creel, R.C., Austermann, J., Khan, N.S., D'Andrea, W.J., Balascio, N., Dyer, B., Ashe, E. and Menke, W., 2022. Postglacial relative sea level change in Norway. Quaternary Science Reviews, 282, p.107422.

40. Sefton, J., Woodroffe, S., Ascough, P. and Khan, N., 2022. Reliability of mangrove radiocarbon chronologies: A case study from Mahé, Seychelles. The Holocene, 32(6), pp.529-542.

39. Saintilan, N., Kovalenko, K.E., Guntenspergen, G., Rogers, K., Lynch, J.C., Cahoon, D.R., Lovelock, C.E., Friess, D.A., Ashe, E., Krauss, K.W. and Cormier, N., 2022. Constraints on the adjustment of tidal marshes to accelerating sea level rise. Science, 377(6605), pp.523-527.

38. Khan, N.S., Ashe, E., Moyer, R.P., Kemp, A.C., Engelhart, S.E., Brain, M.J., Toth, L.T., Chappel, A., Christie, M., Kopp, R.E. and Horton, B.P., 2022. Relative sea-level change in South Florida during the past~ 5000 years. Global and Planetary Change, 216, p.103902.

37. Ward, I.A., Bateman, M.D., Larcombe, P., Scott, P.M., Li, T., Murai, K., Khan, N.S., Veth, P. and Cullen, P., 2022. A pilot study into the geochronological and geomorphic context for the archaeology of Barrow Island, Western Australia. Quaternary International, 638, pp.5-22.


36. Smith, K.E., Terrano, J.F., Khan, N.S., Smith, C.G. and Pitchford, J.L., 2021. Lateral shoreline erosion and shore-proximal sediment deposition on a coastal marsh from seasonal, storm and decadal measurements. Geomorphology, p.107829.

35. Chua, S., Switzer, A.D., Li, T., Chen, H., Christie, M., Shaw, T.A., Khan, N.S., Bird, M.I. and Horton, B.P., 2021. A new Holocene sea-level record for Singapore. The Holocene, p.09596836211019096.

34. Drechsel, J., Khan, N.S. and Rovere, A., 2021. PALEO-SEAL: A tool for the visualization and sharing of Holocene sea-level data. Quaternary Science Reviews, 259, p.106884.

33. Saintilan, N., Khan, N.S., Ashe, E., Kelleway, J.J., Rogers, K., Woodroffe, C.D. and Horton, B.P., 2020. Thresholds of mangrove survival under rapid sea level rise. Science, 368(6495), pp.1118-1121.

32. Walker, J.S., Kopp, R.E., Shaw, T.A., Cahill, N., Khan, N.S., Barber, D.C., Ashe, E.L., Brain, M.J., Clear, J.L., Corbett, D.R. and Horton, B.P., 2021. Common Era sea-level budgets along the US Atlantic coast. Nature communications, 12(1), pp.1-10.

31. Christie, M.A., Bernhardt, C.E., Parnell, A.C., Shaw, T.A., Khan, N.S., Corbett, D.R., García-Artola, A., Clear, J., Walker, J.S., Donnelly, J.P. and Hasse, T.R., 2021. Pollen Geochronology from the Atlantic Coast of the United States during the Last 500 Years. Water, 13(3), p.362.

30. Roy, K., Khan, N.S., Shaw, T.A., Kopp, R.E., and Horton, B.P., 2021. Sea level under climate change: Understanding the links between the past and the future. Climanosco Research Articles, 2, pp.1-16.


29. Barnett, R.L., Charman, D.J., Johns, C., Ward, S.L., Bevan, A., Bradley, S.L., Camidge, K., Fyfe, R.M., Gehrels, W.R., Gehrels, M.J., Hatton, J., Khan, N.S., Marshall, P., Maezumi, S.Y., Mills, S., Mulville, J., Perez, M., Roberts, H.M., Scourse, J.D., Shepherd, F., Stevens, T., 2020. Nonlinear landscape and cultural response to sea-level rise. Science advances, 6(45), p.eabb6376.

28. Walker, J.S., Cahill, N., Khan, N.S., Shaw, T.A., Barber, D., Miller, K.G., Kopp, R.E. and Horton, B.P., 2020. Incorporating temporal and spatial variability of salt-marsh foraminifera into sea-level reconstructions. Marine Geology, 429, p.106293.

27. Radabaugh, K.R., Moyer, R.P., Chappel, A.R., Dontis, E.E., Russo, C.E., Joyse, K.M., Bownik, M.W., Goeckner, A.H. and Khan, N.S., 2019. Mangrove damage, delayed mortality, and early recovery following Hurricane Irma at two landfall sites in southwest Florida, USA. Estuaries and Coasts, pp.1-15.

26. Saintilan, N., Khan, N.S., Ashe, E., Kelleway, J.J., Rogers, K., Woodroffe, C.D. and Horton, B.P., 2020. Thresholds of mangrove survival under rapid sea level rise. Science, 368(6495), pp.1118-1121.

25. Horton, B.P., Khan, N.S., Cahill, N., Lee, J.S., Shaw, T.A., Garner, A.J., Kemp, A.C., Engelhart, S.E. and Rahmstorf, S., 2020. Estimating global mean sea-level rise and its uncertainties by 2100 and 2300 from an expert survey. npj Climate and Atmospheric Science, 3(1), pp.1-8.

24. Li, T., Wu, P., Wang, H., Steffen, H., Khan, N.S., Engelhart, S.E., Vacchi, M., Shaw, T.A., Peltier, W.R. and Horton, B.P., Uncertainties of Glacial Isostatic Adjustment model predictions in North America associated with 3D structure. Geophysical Research Letters, p.e2020GL087944.


23. Khan, N.S., Horton, B.P., Engelhart, S., Rovere, A., Vacchi, M., Ashe, E.L., Törnqvist, T.E., Dutton, A., Hijma, M.P. and Shennan, I., 2019. Inception of a global atlas of sea levels since the Last Glacial Maximum. Quaternary Science Reviews, 220, pp.359-371.

22. Khan, N.S., Vane, C.H., Engelhart, S.E., Kendrick, C. and Horton, B.P., 2019. The application of δ13C, TOC and C/N geochemistry of mangrove sediments to reconstruct Holocene paleoenvironments and relative sea levels, Puerto Rico. Marine Geology, 415, p.105963.

21. Ashe, E.L., Cahill, N., Hay, C., Khan, N.S., Kemp, A., Engelhart, S.E., Horton, B.P., Parnell, A.C. and Kopp, R.E., 2019. Statistical modeling of rates and trends in Holocene relative sea level. Quaternary Science Reviews, 204, pp.58-77.

20. Khan, N.S., Hibbert, F. and Rovere, A., Sea-level databases. PAGES Magazine, 27, pp.10-11.

19. Chen, H., Wang, J., Khan, N.S., Waxi, L., Wu, J., Zhai, Y., Zhang, Y. and Horton, B.P., 2019. Early and late Holocene paleoenvironmental reconstruction of the Pearl River estuary, South China Sea using foraminiferal assemblages and stable carbon isotopes. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 222, pp.112-125.

18. Kemp, A.C., Vane, C.H., Khan, N.S., Ellison, J.C., Engelhart, S.E., Horton, B.P., Nikitina, D., Smith, S.R., Rodrigues, L.J. and Moyer, R.P., 2019. Testing the utility of geochemical proxies to reconstruct Holocene coastal environments and relative sea level: a case study from Hungry Bay, Bermuda. Open Quaternary, 5(1).


17. Baranskaya, A.V., Khan, N.S., Romanenko, F.A., Roy, K., Peltier, W.R. and Horton, B.P., 2018. A postglacial relative sea-level database for the Russian Arctic coast. Quaternary Science Reviews, 199, pp.188-205.

16. Horton, B.P., Kopp, R.E., Garner, A.J., Hay, C.C., Khan, N.S., Roy, K. and Shaw, T.A., 2018. Mapping sea-level change in time, space, and probability. Annual Review of Environment and Resources, 43, pp.481-521.

15. García-Artola, A., Stéphan, P., Cearreta, A., Kopp, R.E., Khan, N.S. and Horton, B.P., 2018. Holocene sea-level database from the Atlantic coast of Europe. Quaternary Science Reviews, 196, pp.177-192.

14. Rodysill, J.R., Anderson, L., Cronin, T.M., Jones, M.C., Thompson, R.S., Wahl, D.B., Willard, D.A., Addison, J.A., Alder, J.R., Anderson, K.H. and Anderson, L., Barron, J.A., Bernhardt, C.E., Hostetler, S.W., Kehrwald, N.M., Khan, N.S., Richey, J.N., Starratt, S.W., Strickland, L.E., Toomey, M.R., Treat, C.C., Wingard, G.L., 2018. A North American hydroclimate synthesis (NAHS) of the Common Era. Global and planetary change, 162, pp.175-198.

13. Johnson, C.S., Miller, K.G., Browning, J.V., Kopp, R.E., Khan, N.S., Fan, Y., Stanford, S.D. and Horton, B.P., 2018. The role of sediment compaction and groundwater withdrawal in local sea-level rise, Sandy Hook, New Jersey, USA. Quaternary Science Reviews, 181, pp.30-42.


12. Soria, J.L.A., Switzer, A.D., Pilarczyk, J.E., Siringan, F.P., Khan, N.S. and Fritz, H.M., 2017. Typhoon Haiyan overwash sediments from Leyte Gulf coastlines show local spatial variations with hybrid storm and tsunami signatures. Sedimentary geology, 358, pp.121-138.

11. Horton, B.P., Milker, Y., Dura, T., Wang, K., Bridgeland, W.T., Brophy, L., Ewald, M., Khan, N.S., Engelhart, S.E., Nelson, A.R. and Witter, R.C., 2017. Microfossil measures of rapid sea-level rise: Timing of response of two microfossil groups to a sudden tidal-flooding experiment in Cascadia. Geology, 45(6), pp.535-538.

10. Khan, N.S., Ashe, E., Horton, B.P., Dutton, A., Kopp, R.E., Brocard, G., Engelhart, S.E., Hill, D.F., Peltier, W.R., Vane, C.H. and Scatena, F.N., 2017. Drivers of Holocene sea-level change in the Caribbean. Quaternary Science Reviews, 155, pp.13-36.


9. Pilarczyk, J.E., Horton, B.P., Soria, J.L.A., Switzer, A.D., Siringan, F., Fritz, H.M., Khan, N.S., Ildefonso, S., Doctor, A.A. and Garcia, M.L., 2016. Micropaleontology of the 2013 Typhoon Haiyan overwash sediments from the Leyte Gulf, Philippines. Sedimentary geology, 339, pp.104-114.

8. Düsterhus, A., Rovere, A., Carlson, A.E., Horton, B.P., Klemann, V., Tarasov, L., Barlow, N.L.M., Bradwell, T., Clark, J., Dutton, A., Gehrels, R., Hibbert, F.D., Hijma, M.P., Khan, N.S., Kopp, R.E., Sivan, D., Törnqvist, T.E., 2016. Palaeo sea-level and ice-sheet databases: problems, strategies and perspectives. Climate of the Past, 12, pp.911-921.


7. Khan, N.S., Ashe, E., Shaw, T.A., Vacchi, M., Walker, J., Peltier, W.R., Kopp, R.E. and Horton, B.P., 2015. Holocene relative sea-level changes from near-, intermediate-, and far-field locations. Current Climate Change Reports, 1(4), pp.247-262.

6. Khan, N.S., Vane, C.H., Horton, B.P., Hillier, C., Riding, J.B. and Kendrick, C.P., 2015. The application of δ13C, TOC and C/N geochemistry to reconstruct Holocene relative sea levels and paleoenvironments in the Thames Estuary, UK. Journal of Quaternary Science, 30(5), pp.417-433.

5. Milker, Y., Horton, B.P., Vane, C.H., Engelhart, S.E., Nelson, A.R., Witter, R.C., Khan, N.S. and Bridgeland, W.T., 2015. Annual and seasonal distribution of intertidal foraminifera and stable carbon isotope geochemistry, Bandon Marsh, Oregon, USA. The Journal of Foraminiferal Research, 45(2), pp.146-155.

4. Khan, N.S., Vane, C.H. and Horton, B.P., 2015. Stable carbon isotope and C/N geochemistry of coastal wetland sediments as a sea‐level indicator. Handbook of Sea‐Level Research, pp.295-311.


3. Vane, C.H., Kim, A.W., Moss‐Hayes, V., Snape, C.E., Diaz, M.C., Khan, N.S., Engelhart, S.E. and Horton, B.P., 2013. Degradation of mangrove tissues by arboreal termites (Nasutitermes acajutlae) and their role in the mangrove C cycle (Puerto Rico): Chemical characterization and organic matter provenance using bulk δ13C, C/N, alkaline CuO oxidation‐GC/MS, and solid‐state 13C NMR. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 14(8), pp.3176-3191.

2. Khan, N.S., Horton, B.P., McKee, K.L., Jerolmack, D., Falcini, F., Enache, M.D. and Vane, C.H., 2013. Tracking sedimentation from the historic AD 2011 Mississippi River flood in the deltaic wetlands of Louisiana, USA. Geology, 41(4), pp.391-394.


1. Falcini, F., Khan, N.S., Macelloni, L., Horton, B.P., Lutken, C.B., McKee, K.L., Santoleri, R., Colella, S., Li, C., Volpe, G. and D’Emidio, M., 2012. Linking the historic 2011 Mississippi River flood to coastal wetland sedimentation. Nature Geoscience, 5(11), p.803.

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