Research Publications

Research Theme: Solid Earth

Sharma, S., Mulder, M. L., Sack, A., Schroeder, K., Hammack, R. 2013: Isotope approach to assess hydrologic connections during Marcellus Shale drilling. Groundwater, 52(3): 424-433. DOI: 10.1111/gwat.12083

Wesley E. LeMasurier 2013: Shield volcanoes of Marie Byrd Land, West Antarctic rift: Oceanic island similarities, continental signature, and tectonic controls. Bulletin of Volcanology, 75: 726. DOI: 10.1007/s00445-013-0726-1

John Behrendt 2013: The aeromagnetic method as a tool to identify Cenozoic magmatism in the West Antarctic Rift System beneath the West Antarctic Ice Sheet--A review; Thiel subglacial volcano as possible source of the ash layer in the WAISCORE. Tectonophysics, 585(SI): 124-136. DOI: 10.1016/j.tecto.2012.06.035

Gifford H. Miller, Geirsdottir, A., Zhong, Y., Darren Larsen, Otto-Bliesner, B. L., Holland, M. M., Bailey, D. A., Refsnider, K. A., Scott J. Lehman, Southon, J. R., Anderson, C., Bjornsson, H., Thordarson, T. 2012: Abrupt onset of the Little Ice Age triggered by volcanism and sustained by sea-ice/ocean feedbacks. Geophysical Research Letters, 39: L02708. DOI: 10.1029/2011GL050168

Blackburn, T. J., Bowring, S. A., Perron, J. T., Mahan, K. H., Dudas, F. O., Katy Barnhart 2012: An exhumation history of continents over billion-year time scales. Science, 335(6064): 73-76. DOI: 10.1126/science.1213496

Katy Barnhart, Walsh, P. J., Hollister, L. S., Daniel, C. G., Andronicos, C. L. 2012: Decompression during Late Proterozoic Al2SiO5 triple-point metamorphism at Cerro Colorado, New Mexico. Journal of Geology, 120(4): 385-404. DOI: 10.1086/665793

Katy Barnhart, Mahan, K. H., Blackburn, T. J., Bowring, S. A., Dudas, F. O. 2012: Deep crustal xenoliths from central Montana, USA: Implications for the timing and mechanisms of high-velocity lower crust formation . Geosphere, 8(6): 1408-1428. DOI: 10.1130/GES00765.1

Refsnider, K. A., Gifford H. Miller, Hillaire-Marcel, C. , Fogel, M. L., Ghaleb, B., Bowden, R. 2012: Subglacial carbonates constrain basal conditions and oxygen isotopic composition of the Laurentide Ice Sheet over Arctic Canada. Geology, 40(2): 135-138. DOI: 10.1130/G32335.1

Wesley E. LeMasurier, Choi, S. H., Kawachi, Y., Mukasa, S. B., Rogers, N. W. 2011: Evolution of pantellerite-trachyte-phonolite volcanoes by fractional crystallization of basanite magma in a continental rift setting, Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 62(6): 1175-1199, DOI: 10.1007/s00410-011-0646-z

Burbank, D. W., Robert S. Anderson 2011: Tectonic geomorphology, second edition. Wiley-Blackwell.

West, M. E., Larsen, C. F., Truffer, M., Shad O’Neel, LeBlanc, L. 2010: Glacier microseismicity. Geology, 38(4): 319-322. DOI: 10.1130/G30606.1

Shad O’Neel, Larsen, C. F., Rupert, N., Hansen, R. 2010: Iceberg calving as a primary source of regional-scale glacier-generated seismicity in the St. Elias Mountains, Alaska. Journal of Geophysical Research Earth Surface, 115: F04034. DOI: 10.1029/2009JF001598

Brunt, K. M., Fricker, H. A., Padman, L., Scambos, T. A., Shad O’Neel 2010: Mapping the grounding zone of the Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica, using ICESat laser altimetry. Annals of Glaciology, 51(55): 71-79.

Gerber, T. P., , Kuehl, S., Walsh, J. P., Alexander, C., Palmer, A. 2010: The influence of sea level and tectonics on Late Pleistocene through Holocene sediment storage along the high-sediment supply Waipaoa continental shelf. Marine Geology, 270(1-4) Spec. Issue: 139 159, DOI: 10.1016/j.margeo.2009.10.002

Bergner, A. G. N., Strecker, M. R., Trauth, M. H., Deino, A., Gasse, F., Blisniuk, P., Dhnforth, M. 2009: Tectonic and climatic control on evolution of rift lakes in the Central Kenya Rift, East Africa. Quaternary Science Reviews, 28(25-26): 2804 2816, DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2009.07.008

Kelsey, H. M., Sherrod, B. L., Nelson, A. R., Brocher, T. M. 2008: Earthquakes generated from bedding plane-parallel reverse faults above an active wedge thrust, Seattle fault zone. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 120(11-12): 1581 1597. DOI: 10.1130/B26282.1

Nelson, A. R., Personius, S. F., Buck, J., Bradley, L.-A., Wells, R. E., Schermer, E. R. 2008: Field and laboratory data from an earthquake history study of scarps of the Lake Creek-Boundary Creek Fault between the Elwha River and Siebert Creek, Clallam County, Washington. Washington, D. C.: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 2961.

Nelson, A. R., Sawai, Y., Anne Jennings, Bradley, L.-A., Gerson, L., Sherrod, B. L., Sabean, J., Horton, B. P. 2008: Great-earthquake paleogeodesy and tsunamis of the past 2000 years at Alsea Bay, central Oregon coast, USA. Quaternary Science Reviews, 27(7-8): 747 768.

Pospelova, G. A., Anikovich, M. V., John F. Hoffecker, Kadzialko-Hofmokl, M. 2007: Development of a magnetic method for reconstructing the paleoclimate of the rock formation time: A case study of the Paleolithic Kostenki-12 site section (the Voronezh Region). Izvestiya, Physics of the Solid Earth, 43(12): 1031-1046.


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