Robert D. Hatcher, Jr.

UT Distinguished Scientist and Professor, Tectonics and Structural Geology
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences and Science Alliance Center of Excellence
University of Tennessee, USA
E-mail: bobmap@utk.edu
Page: http://web.eps.utk.edu/~faculty/Hatcher/Hatcher.html

Fields of interest:

  • Tectonics
  • Structural geology
  • Geologic interpretation of potential field and seismic reflection
    data 
  • Chemical petrology 
  • Stratigraphy 

Recent publications:

J. C. Evenick and R. D. Hatcher Jr.: 
Geologic map and cross sections of the Flynn Creek impact structure, 
Tennessee: Geological Society of America Map and Chart Series MCH095, scale
1:12,000
, 1 sheet, 2007

A. J. Merschat and R. D., Hatcher Jr.: 
The Cat Square terrane: Possible Siluro-Devonian remnant ocean basin in the Inner Piedmont, southern Appalachians. 
In: R. D. Jr. Hatcher, M. P. Carlson, J. H. McBride and J. R. Martínez Catalán: The 4D Framework of Continental Crust, 
Geological Society of America Memoir Vol. 200, 2007, pp. 553-566

R. D. Hatcher Jr., B. R. Bream and A. J. Merschat: 
Tectonic map of the southern and central Appalachians, USA, Plate 1. In: R. D. Jr. Hatcher, M. P. Carlson, J. H. McBride and J. R. Martínez Catalán: The 4D Framework of Continental Crust, 
Geological Society of America Memoir 200, scale 1:2,000,000, 2007 [Published on a CD]

R. D. Hatcher Jr., B. R. Bream and A. J. Merschat: 
Tectonic map of the southern and central Appalachians, USA. In: R. D. Jr. Hatcher, M. P. Carlson, J. H. McBride and J. R. Martínez Catalán, The 4D Framework of Continental Crust, 
Geological Society of America Memoir 200, 2007, pp. 595-632

R. D. Hatcher Jr., M. P. Carlson, J. H. McBride and J. R. Martínez Catalán: 
The 4D Framework of Continental Crust, 
Geological Society of America Memoir 200, 2007, pp. 1-641 

J. H. McBride, A. Pugin and R. D. Hatcher Jr.: 
Scale independence of décollement thrusting. 
In: Hatcher, R. D., Jr., Carlson, M. P., McBride, J. H., and Martínez Catalán, J. R., The 4D Framework of Continental Crust, 
Geological Society of America Memoir 200, 2007, pp. 109-126

R. D. Hatcher Jr.:
Confirmation of Thin-skinned Thrust Faulting in Foreland Fold-Thrust Belts and Its Impact on Hydrocarbon Exploration: Bally, Gordy, and Stewart, Bulletin of Canadian Petroleum Geology, 1966: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Search and Discovery (web site), 2007, http://www.searchanddiscovery.com/documents/2007/07038hatcher/index.htm

R. D. Hatcher Jr., P. J. Lemiszki and J. B. Whisner: 
Boundaries and internal deformation in the curved southern Appalachian foreland fold-thrust belt in
Sears.
In: J. W. Harms and C. Evenchick (eds.), Whence the Mountains? Inquiries into the Evolution of Orogenic Systems: A Volume in Honor of Raymond A. Price: 
Geological Society of America Special Paper Vol. 433, 2007, pp.
243–276

J. C. Evenick, R. D. Hatcher Jr. and G. S. Baker: 
Trend-surface residual anomaly mapping and well data may be underutilized combo: 
Oil and Gas Journal, Vol. 28, 2008, pp. 35-42

R. D. Hatcher Jr.: 
Nature of the Talladega Front in the Sylacauga, Alabama, area. 
In: Higgins, M. W., Crawford, R. F., and Hatcher, R. D., Jr., eds., Alternative interpretations of the Talladega Slate belt: Alabama Geological Society 45th Annual Field Trip Guidebook, 2008