Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences

Research Output 1959 2019

2018

Multiple phase changes in the mantle transition zone beneath northeast Asia: constraints from teleseismic reflected and converted body waves

Tauzin, B., Kim, S. & Afonso, J. C., Aug 2018, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 123, 8, p. 6636-6657 22 p.

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body wave
transition zone
discontinuity
Earth mantle
Pacific plate

Multi-stage modification of Paleoarchean crust beneath the Anabar tectonic province (Siberian craton)

Shatsky, V. S., Malkovets, V. G., Belousova, E. A., Tretiakova, I. G., Griffin, W. L., Ragozin, A. L., Wang, Q., Gibsher, A. A. & O'Reilly, S. Y., Feb 2018, In : Precambrian Research. 305, p. 125-144 20 p.

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Tectonics
craton
terrane
crust
tectonics

New geochemical constraints on the origins of MARID and PIC rocks: implications for mantle metasomatism and mantle-derived potassic magmatism

Fitzpayne, A., Giuliani, A., Hergt, J., Phillips, D. & Janney, P., Oct 2018, In : Lithos. 318-319, p. 478-493 16 p.

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Amphibole Asbestos
phlogopite
diopside
rutile
metasomatism

New insights on the origin of ultramafic-mafic intrusions and associated Ni-Cu-PGE sulfide deposits of the Noril'sk and Taimyr Provinces, Russia: evidence from radiogenic- and stable-isotope data

Malich, K. N., Belousova, E. A., Griffin, W. L., Badanina, I. Y., Latypov, R. M. & Sluzhenikin, S. F., 2018, Processes and ore deposits of ultramafic-mafic magmas through space and time. Mondal, S. K. & Griffin, W. L. (eds.). Amsterdam: Elsevier, p. 197-238 42 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Nickel

Griffin, W. L. & Chassé, M., 2018, Encyclopedia of geochemistry: a comprehensive reference source on the chemistry of the Earth. White, W. M., Casey, W. H., Marty, B. & Yurimoto, H. (eds.). Cham: Springer, Springer Nature, p. 980-983 4 p. (Encyclopedia of Earth Sciences Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary/reference bookResearchpeer-review

Numerical modelling of multiphase multicomponent reactive transport in the Earth's interior

Oliveira, B., Afonso, J. C., Zlotnik, S. & Diez, P., 1 Jan 2018, In : Geophysical Journal International. 212, 1, p. 345-388 44 p.

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reactive transport
Earth (planet)
modeling
thermodynamics
Thermodynamics

Ordovician magmatism in the Eastern Pyrenees: implications for the geodynamic evolution of northern Gondwana

Navidad, M., Castiñeiras, P., Casas, J. M., Liesa, M., Belousova, E., Proenza, J. & Aiglsperger, T., Aug 2018, In : Lithos. 314-315, p. 479-496 18 p.

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Geodynamics
Gondwana
geodynamics
magmatism
Ordovician

Organic geochemistry and petroleum potential of Permian outcrop and core samples from the southern Sydney Basin

George, S. C., Baydjanova, S., Campbell, B. C. & Manda, B., 2018, In : ASEG Extended Abstracts. 2018, 1, p. 1-5 5 p.

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organic geochemistry
siltstone
depositional environment
biomarker
Permian

Origin, source, mixing, and thermal maturity of natural gases in the Panyu lower uplift and the Baiyun depression, Pearl river Mouth basin, northern South China sea

Ping, H., Chen, H., Zhu, J., George, S. C., Mi, L., Pang, X. & Zhai, P., 1 Nov 2018, In : AAPG Bulletin. 102, 11, p. 2171-2200 30 p.

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thermal maturity
Kerogen
Catchments
kerogen
natural gas

Origin of complex zoning in olivine from diverse, diamondiferous kimberlites and tectonic settings: Ekati (Canada), Alto Paranaiba (Brazil) and Kaalvallei (South Africa)

Lim, E., Giuliani, A., Phillips, D. & Goemann, K., Dec 2018, In : Mineralogy and Petrology. 112, Suppl. 2, p. S539–S554 16 p.

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Zoning
Republic of South Africa
Brazil
Tectonics
Canada

Origin of Holocene trachyte lavas of the Quetrupillán volcanic complex, Chile: examples of residual melts in a rejuvenated crystalline mush reservoir

Brahm, R., Parada, M. A., Morgado, E., Contreras, C. & McGee, L. E., 15 May 2018, In : Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 357, p. 163-176 14 p.

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trachyte
Chile
volcanology
Holocene
melt

Paleozoic oil-source correlation in the Tarim Basin

Li, Z., George, S. C., Huang, H. & Xu, Z., 2018, Organic Geochemistry Conference: origins of oil, old organics and organisms: program and abstracts: 3 – 7 December, 2018. Edwards, D. S., Grosjean, E., Brocks, J. J. & van Maldegem, L. (eds.). Canberra: Geoscience Australia, p. 111-112 2 p.

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Permian to quaternary magmatism beneath the Mt Carmel area, Israel: zircons from volcanic rocks and associated alluvial deposits

Griffin, W. L., Gain, S. E. M., Huang, J-X., Belousova, E. A., Toledo, V. & O'Reilly, S. Y., Aug 2018, In : Lithos. 314-315, p. 307-322 16 p.

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Volcanic rocks
alluvial deposit
magmatism
volcanic rock
Permian

Petrogenesis and tectonic setting of the Tuyeh-Darvar Granitoid (Northern Iran): constraints from zircon U-Pb geochronology and Sr-Nd isotope geochemistry

Naderi, A., Ghasemi, H., Santos, J. F., Rocha, F., Griffin, W. L., Shafaii Moghadam, H. & Papadopoulou, L., Oct 2018, In : Lithos. 318-319, p. 494-508 15 p.

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Geochronology
Geochemistry
Tectonics
petrogenesis
granitoid

Petrology of spinel lherzolite xenoliths from Youkou volcano, Adamawa Massif, Cameroon Volcanic Line: mineralogical and geochemical fingerprints of sub-rift mantle processes

Njombie, M. P. W., Temdjim, R. & Foley, S. F., Feb 2018, In : Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology. 173, p. 1-20 20 p., 13.

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Cameroon
Petrology
mantle process
petrology
Volcanoes

Phenolic compounds in oil-bearing fluid inclusions: implications for water-washing and oil migration

Peters, C. A., Hallmann, C. & George, S. C., 1 Apr 2018, In : Organic Geochemistry. 118, p. 36-46 11 p.

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Bearings (structural)
phenolic compound
Washing
fluid inclusion
Oils

Physical state and structure of the crust beneath the Western-Central United States from multiobservable probabilistic inversion

Tork Qashqai, M., Afonso, J. C. & Yang, Y., Sep 2018, In : Tectonics. 37, 9, p. 3117-3147 31 p.

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Rocky Mountains (North America)
Topography
crusts
Earth mantle
inversions

Pigeon-raising and sustainable agriculture at the fringe of the desert: a view from the Byzantine village of Sa'adon, Negev, Israel

Tepper, Y., Weissbrod, L., Fried, T., Marom, N., Ramsay, J., Weinstein-Evron, M., Aharonovich, S., Liphschitz, N., Farhi, Y., Yan, X., Boaretto, E. & Bar-Oz, G., 2018, In : Levant. 50, 1, p. 91-113 23 p.

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desert
Israel
occupation
village
agriculture

Predicting the weathering of fuel and oil spills: a diffusion-limited evaporation model

Kotzakoulakis, K. & George, S. C., Jan 2018, In : Chemosphere. 190, p. 442-453 12 p.

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Fuel Oils
Petroleum Pollution
Oil spills
Weathering
oil spill

Primary melt compositions in the Earth's mantle

Foley, S. F. & Pintér, Z., 2018, Magmas under pressure: advances in high-pressure experiments on structure and properties of melts. Kono, Y. & Sanloup, C. (eds.). Netherlands: Elsevier, p. 3-42 40 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Provenance of Jurassic sandstones in the Rakaia Terrane, Canterbury, New Zealand

Adams, C. J., Campbell, H. J. & Griffin, W. L., 2018, In : New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics. 61, 2, p. 136-144 9 p.

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New Zealand
sandstones
provenance
terrane
muscovite

Quantitative mineral mapping of complex fine grained materials

Löhr, S. C., Kennedy, M. J. & Murray, S., 2018, p. 52.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

Raman spectroscopic study of synthetic pyrope–grossular garnets: structural implications

Du, W., Han, B., Clark, S. M., Wang, Y. & Liu, X., Feb 2018, In : Physics and Chemistry of Minerals. 45, 2, p. 197–209 13 p.

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grossular
pyrope
Garnets
garnet
Cations

Refined crustal and uppermost mantle structure of southern California by ambient noise adjoint tomography

Wang, K., Yang, Y., Basini, P., Tong, P., Tape, C. & Liu, Q., Nov 2018, In : Geophysical Journal International. 215, 2, p. 844-863 20 p.

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Southern California
ambient noise
mantle structure
tomography
Green function

Roll-back, extension and mantle upwelling triggered eocene potassic magmatism in NW Iran

Shafaii Moghadam, H., Griffin, W. L., Kirchenbaur, M., Garbe-Schönberg, D., Khedr, M. Z., Kimura, J. I., Stern, R. J., Ghorbani, G., Murphy, R., O'Reilly, S. Y., Arai, S. & Maghdour-Mashhour, R., 1 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Petrology. 59, 7, p. 1417-1465 49 p.

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Bearings (structural)
Iran
upwelling water
basalt
clinopyroxene

Sediment microfabric records mass sedimentation of colonial cyanobacteria and extensive syndepositional metazoan reworking in Pliocene sapropels

Löhr, S. C., Kennedy, M. J., George, S. C., Williamson, R. J. & Xu, H., Dec 2018, In : The Depositional Record. 4, 2, p. 293-317 25 p.

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sapropel
metazoan
reworking
cyanobacterium
Pliocene

Seismological evidence for a remnant oceanic slab in the western Junggar, northwest China

Wu, S., Huang, R., Xu, Y., Yang, Y., Jiang, X. & Zhu, L., May 2018, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 123, 5, p. 4157-4170 14 p.

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Moho
China
slab
slabs
ambient noise

Self Organising Maps - a case study of Broken Hill

Smith, L. & Gillfeather-Clark, T., 2018, In : ASEG Extended Abstracts. 2018, 1, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearch

soil cover
cropping practice
outcrop
learning
geology

Severe biodegradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in reservoired crude oils from the Miaoxi Depression, Bohai Bay Basin

Cheng, X., Hou, D., Mao, R. & Xu, C., 1 Jan 2018, In : Fuel. 211, p. 859-867 9 p.

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Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons
Petroleum
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
Biodegradation
Crude oil

Sources of magmatic rocks from the deep-sea floor of the Arctic Ocean and the Central Atlantic: evidence from data on the U–Pb age, Hf isotopes, and REE geochemistry of zircons

Kremenetskiy, A. A., Gromalova, N. A., Skolotnev, S. G., Shuliatin, O. G. & Belousova, E. A., Jul 2018, In : Doklady Earth Sciences. 481, 1, p. 852-856 5 p.

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deep sea
zircon
rare earth element
seafloor
geochemistry

Southern Hemisphere westerlies as a driver of the early deglacial atmospheric CO2 rise

Menviel, L., Spence, P., Yu, J., Chamberlain, M. A., Matear, R. J., Meissner, K. J. & England, M. H., 2018, In : Nature Communications. 9, 12 p., 2503.

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Degassing
Southern Hemisphere
Oceans and Seas
Carbon
oceans

Spatial and temporal variations in the moment tensor solutions of the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake aftershocks and their tectonic implications

Lin, X., Dreger, D., Ge, H., Xu, P., Wu, M., Chiang, A., Zhao, G. & Yuan, H., Mar 2018, In : Tectonics. 37, 3, p. 989-1005 17 p.

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Sichuan earthquake 2008
moment tensor
Tectonics
aftershock
Tensors

Spongy texture in mantle clinopyroxene records decompression-induced melting

Pan, S., Zheng, J., Yin, Z., Griffin, W. L., Xia, M., Lin, A. & Zhang, H., Nov 2018, In : Lithos. 320-321, p. 144-154 11 p.

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decompression
clinopyroxene
Melting
Textures
melting

Stromatolite construction, biofacies and biomarkers in the lower Cambrian Hawker Group, Arrowie Basin, South Australia

Teece, B. L., George, S. C. & Brock, G. A., 2018, In : ASEG Extended Abstracts. 2018, 1, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearch

stromatolite
biofacies
biomarker
biogeochemistry
basin

Structure, age, and settings of formation of Ordovician complexes of the northwestern frame of the Kokchetav massif, Northern Kazakhstan

Degtyarev, K. E., Tolmacheva, T. Y., Tretyakov, A. A., Kuznetsov, N. B., Belousova, E. A. & Romanyuk, T. V., Sep 2018, In : Stratigraphy and Geological Correlation. 26, 5, p. 514-533 20 p.

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age structure
Ordovician
limestone
geochronology
provenance

Structure and the age of conglomerates of Mount Southern Demerdzhi based on the first U/Pb dating of detrital zircons (Upper Jurassic, Crimean Mountains)

Rud'ko, S. V., Kuznetsov, N. B., Romanyuk, T. V. & Belousova, E. A., Dec 2018, In : Doklady Earth Sciences. 483, 1, p. 1423-1426 4 p.

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conglomerate
zircon
Kimmeridgian
Jurassic
mountain

Styles of alteration of ti oxides of the kimberlite groundmass: implications on the petrogenesis and classification of kimberlites and similar rocks

Xu, J., Melgarejo, J. C. & Castillo-Oliver, M., 6 Feb 2018, In : Minerals. 8, 2, p. 1-15 15 p., 51.

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perovskite
kimberlite
petrogenesis
Perovskite
Rocks

Sub-arc xenolith Fe-Li-Pb isotopes and textures tell tales of their journey through the mantle wedge and crust

Turner, S., Williams, H., Piazolo, S., Blichert-Toft, J., Gerdes, M., Adam, J., Liu, X. M., Schaefer, B. & Maury, R., 1 Nov 2018, In : Geology. 46, 11, p. 947-950 4 p.

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xenolith
texture
melt
isotope
amphibole

Subduction-related middle Permian to early Triassic magmatism in central Hainan Island, South China

Shen, L., Yu, J-H., O'Reilly, S. Y., Griffin, W. L. & Zhou, X., 1 Oct 2018, In : Lithos. 318-319, p. 158-175 18 p.

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magmatism
Permian
rare earth element
Triassic
subduction

Sulfur isotopic composition of the Sub-Continental Lithosphere Mantle

Alard, O., Martin, L., Thomassot, E., Cartigny, P. & O'Reilly, S. Y., 2018, XXII Meeting of the International Mineralogical Association: book of abstract. Sydney: Geological Society of Australia, p. 123 1 p.

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Super-reducing conditions in ancient and modern volcanic systems: sources and behaviour of carbon-rich fluids in the lithospheric mantle

Griffin, W. L., Huang, J-X., Thomassot, E., Gain, S. E. M., Toledo, V. & O'Reilly, S. Y., Dec 2018, In : Mineralogy and Petrology. 112, Suppl. 1, p. S101–S114 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearchpeer-review

volcanology
Earth mantle
Carbon
Diamond
mantle

Synthesis of inverse ringwoodite sheds light on the subduction history of Tibetan ophiolites

Bindi, L., Griffin, W. L., Panero, W. R., Sirotkina, E., Bobrov, A. & Irifune, T., 3 Apr 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 8 p., 5457.

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ringwoodite
subduction
spinel
history
transition zone

Tectonic switching of Southeast China in the Late Paleozoic

Shen, L., Yu, J. H., O’Reilly, S. Y. & Griffin, W. L., 1 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 123, 10, p. 8508-8526 19 p.

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Tectonics
tectonics
China
Paleozoic
arcs

The effect of temperature-dependent thermal conductivity on the geothermal structure of the Sydney Basin

Lemenager, A., O'Neill, C., Zhang, S. & Evans, M., 17 May 2018, In : Geothermal Energy. 6, p. 1-27 27 p., 6.

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thermal conductivity
Thermal conductivity
basin
temperature
Temperature

The first results of U-Pb isotope dating of detrital zircons from the Upper Mesoproterozoic Gulliksenfellet quartzite (southern part of Wedel Jarlsberg Land, southwest Spitsbergen)

Kuznetsov, N. B., Romanyuk, T. V. & Belousova, E. A., Mar 2018, In : Doklady Earth Sciences. 479, 1, p. 305-309 5 p.

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The fluid evolution of the Nimbus Ag-Zn-(Au) deposit: an interplay between mantle plume and microbial activity

Caruso, S., Fiorentini, M. L., Hollis, S. P., LaFlamme, C., Baumgartner, R. J., Steadman, J. A. & Savard, D., Oct 2018, In : Precambrian Research. 317, p. 211-229 19 p.

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Sulfides
mantle plume
microbial activity
Deposits
massive sulfide

The Ginninderra CH4 and CO2 release experiment: an evaluation of gas detection and quantification techniques

Feitz, A., Schroder, I., Phillips, F., Coates, T., Neghandhi, K., Day, S., Luhar, A., Bhatia, S., Edwards, G., Hrabar, S., Hernandez, E., Wood, B., Naylor, T., Kennedy, M., Hamilton, M., Hatch, M., Malos, J., Kochanek, M., Reid, P., Wilson, J. & 10 othersDeutscher, N., Zegelin, S., Vincent, R., White, S., Ong, C., George, S., Maas, P., Towner, S., Wokker, N. & Griffith, D., Mar 2018, In : International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control. 70, p. 202-224 23 p.

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Sensors
Gases
gas
Antennas
Antenna grounds

The "hidden" craton in the Adria plate: evidence from geochemistry and Re-Os of mantle xenoliths from Veneto Volcanic Province (North-East Italy)

Brombin, V., Bonadiman, C., Coltorti, M., Alard, O., Greau, Y., O'Reilly, S. Y., Griffin, W. & Marzoli, A., 2018, In : Geophysical Research Abstracts. 20, 1 p., EGU2018-6565.

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The inception of plate tectonics: a record of failure

O'Neill, C., Turner, S. & Rushmer, T., 13 Nov 2018, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 376, 2132, p. 1-28 28 p., 20170414.

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plates (tectonics)
Tectonics
Driver
Earth (planet)
histories

The influence of shale depositional fabric on the kinetics of hydrocarbon generation through control of mineral surface contact area on clay catalysis

Rahman, H. M., Kennedy, M., Löhr, S., Dewhurst, D. N., Sherwood, N., Yang, S. & Horsfield, B., 1 Jan 2018, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 220, p. 429-448 20 p.

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hydrocarbon generation
catalysis
Shale
Hydrocarbons
Catalysis