Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences

Research Output 1959 2020

1986

Stable isotope geochemistry of a porphyry-style hydrothermal system, West Silverton District, San Juan Mountains, Colorado, U.S.A.

Ringrose, C. R., Harmon, R. S., Jackson, S. E. & Rice, C. M., May 1986, In : Applied Geochemistry. 1, 3, p. 357-373 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Quartz
Geochemistry
hydrothermal system
porphyry
Isotopes

Structures, textures, and cooling histories of Columbia River basalt flows ( USA).

Long, P. E. & Wood, B. J., 1986, In : Geological Society of America Bulletin. 97, 9, p. 1144-1155 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

basalt
texture
cooling
flood basalt
history

S-type granites and their probable absence in southwestern North America.

White, A. J. R., Clemens, J. D., Holloway, J. R., Silver, L. T., Chappell, B. W. & Wall, V. J., 1986, In : Geology. 14, 2, p. 115-118 4 p.

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cordierite
S-type rock
chemical weathering
fold belt
fugacity

The 400-km seismic discontinuity and the proportion of olivine in the Earth's upper mantle

Bina, C. R. & Wood, B. J., 1986, In : Nature. 324, 6096, p. 449-451 3 p.

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olivine
spinell
forsterite

The Accumulation of Palaeomagnetic Results From Multicomponent Analyses

Mcfadden, P. L. & Schmidt, P. W., 1986, In : Geophysical Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society. 86, 3, p. 965-979 15 p.

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estimating
Spectrum analysis
linearity
spectrum analysis
acceptability

The distribution of radioactive heat production in I- and S-type granites and residual source regions: Implications to high heat flow areas in the Lachlan Fold Belt, Australia

Sawka, W. N. & Chappell, B. W., 1986, In : Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. 33, 2, p. 107-118 12 p.

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heat production
fold belt
heat flow
pluton
granite

The lower crust in eastern Australia: xenolith evidence

Griffin, W. L. & O'Reilly, S. Y., 1 Jan 1986, The nature of the lower continental crust. Dawson, J. B., Carswell, D. A., Hall, J. & Wedepohl, K. H. (eds.). Oxford: Geological Society of London, p. 363-374 12 p. (Geological society special publication; vol. 24).

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

xenolith
Garnets
lower crust
Bearings (structural)
Metamorphic rocks

Ti-rich accessory phase saturation in hydrous mafic-felsic compositions at high P,T

Green, T. H. & Pearson, N. J., 25 Feb 1986, In : Chemical Geology. 54, 3-4, p. 185-201 17 p.

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Accessories
saturation
liquid
Rocks
Liquids

Upper mantle oxygen fugacity recorded by spinel lherzolites

Mattioli, G. S. & Wood, B. J., 1986, In : Nature. 322, 6080, p. 626-628 3 p.

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fugacity
spinel
upper mantle
mantle
oxygen
1987

A major north-west dyke swarm zone in north Queensland

Stephenson, P. J. & Chappell, B. W., 1987, In : Unknown Journal. p. 817-822 6 p.

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dike swarm
volcanic rock
Cretaceous
plutonism
plutonic rock

A microstructural indicator of shear sense in volcanic rocks and its relationship to porphyroblast rotation in metamorphic rocks

Vernon, R. H., 1987, In : Journal of Geology. 95, 1, p. 127-133 7 p.

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porphyroblast
metamorphic rock
volcanic rock
foliation
garnet

A model for the evolution of hematite carbonatite, based on whole-rock major and trace element data from the Fen complex, southeast Norway

Andersen, T., 1987, In : Applied Geochemistry. 2, 2, p. 163-180 18 p.

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carbonatite
Hematite
Trace Elements
fen
Trace elements

An experimental study of Nb and Ta partitioning between Ti-rich minerals and silicate liquids at high pressure and temperature

Green, T. H. & Pearson, N. J., 1987, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 51, 1, p. 55-62 8 p.

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Ferrosoferric Oxide
Silicates
titanite
Minerals
magnetite

A paleomagnetic study of the layered mafic intrusion at Sept- Iles, Quebec (Canada)

Tanczyk, E. I., Lapointe, P., Morris, W. A. & Schmidt, P. W., 1987, In : Canadian journal of earth sciences. 24, 7, p. 1431-1438 8 p.

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dike
emplacement
remanent magnetization
diabase
rock

A-type granites: geochemical characteristics, discrimination and petrogenesis

Whalen, J. B., Currie, K. L. & Chappell, B. W., Apr 1987, In : Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology. 95, 4, p. 407-419 13 p.

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petrogenesis
Trace Elements
Tectonics
Fractionation
discrimination

Bibliochrony of igneous rocks of Arkansas with particular emphasis on diamonds

Janse, A. J. A. & Sheahan, P. A., 1987, Mantle metasomatism and alkaline magmatism. Mullen Morris, E. & Dill Pasteris, J. (eds.). Boulder, CO: Geological Society of America, p. 249-292 44 p.

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

Open Access
diamond
igneous rock
olivine
prairie
crater

Branched alkanes from ancient and modern sediments: Isomer discrimination by GC/MS with multiple reaction monitoring

Summons, R. E., 1987, In : Organic Geochemistry. 11, 4, p. 281-289 9 p.

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Alkanes
Hydrocarbons
alkane
Isomers
Sediments

Coal measures of an orogenic recess: Late Permian Sydney Basin, Australia

Jones, J. G., Conaghan, P. J. & McDonnell, K. L., 1987, In : Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 58, 3-4, p. 203-219 17 p.

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Coal Measures
coal
Permian
basins
basin

Early Devonian conodont faunas from Buchan and Bindi, Victoria, Australia

Mawson, R., May 1987, In : Palaeontology. 30, Part 2, p. 251-297 47 p.

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Eastern Australia - 4000 kilometres of mantle samples

O'Reilly, S. Y. & Griffin, W. L., 1987, Mantle zenoliths. Nixon, P. H. (ed.). Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, p. 267-280 14 p.

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diopside
mantle
augite
wehrlite
xenolith

Evaluation of the "quartz eye" hypothesis-a reply

Vernon, R. H., 1 Jul 1987, In : Economic Geology. 82, 4, p. 1083-1084 2 p.

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Fluid and metal sources in the Mt Carbine tungsten deposit, north Queensland, Australia

Higgins, N. C., Forsythe, D. L., Sun, S. S. & Andrew, A. S., 1987, Pacific Rim congress 87. Proc. international congress. Parkville, VIC: Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, p. 173-177 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

tungsten
mineralization
fluid
metal
batholith

Geochemistry, Petrogenesis and Tectonic Environment of Circum-Superior Belt Basalts, Canada

Arndt, N. T., Brügmann, G. E., Lehnert, K., Chauvel, C. & Chappell, B. W., 1987, In : Geological Society Special Publication. 33, p. 133-145 13 p.

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Basalt
Geochemistry
Tectonics
petrogenesis
basalt

GRANITOIDS OF NORTHERN VICTORIA LAND, ANTARCTICA: IMPLICATIONS OF CHEMICAL AND ISOTOPIC VARIATIONS TO REGIONAL CRUSTAL STRUCTURE AND TECTONICS.

Borg, S. G., Stump, E., Chappell, B. W., McCulloch, M. T., Wyborn, D., Armstrong, R. L. & Holloway, J. R., Feb 1987, In : American Journal of Science. 287, 2, p. 127-169 43 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

crustal structure
tectonics
granitoid
tectonic setting
outcrop

Growth and concentration of fibrous sillimanite related to heterogeneous deformation in K‐feldspar‐sillimanite metapelites

VERNON, R. H., 1987, In : Journal of Metamorphic Geology. 5, 1, p. 51-68 18 p.

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metapelite
sillimanite
Minerals
feldspar
Grain boundary sliding

High-pressure, synthetic loveringite-davidite and its rare earth element geochemistry

Green, T. H. & Pearson, N. J., 1987, In : Mineralogical Magazine. 51, 1, p. 145-149 5 p.

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Geochemistry
Rare earth elements
Minerals
rare earth element
geochemistry

Hydrocarbon biomarkers from Ordovician sediments and the fossil alga Gloeocapsomorpha prisca Zalessky 1917

Hoffmann, C. F., Foster, C. B., Powell, T. G. & Summons, R. E., 1987, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 51, 10, p. 2681-2697 17 p.

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Biomarkers
Algae
Hydrocarbons
biomarker
Ordovician

Identification of aryl isoprenoids in source rocks and crude oils: Biological markers for the green sulphur bacteria

Summons, R. E. & Powell, T. G., 1987, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 51, 3, p. 557-566 10 p.

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isoprenoid
Terpenes
Petroleum
Sulfur
source rock

Ilmenite et pseudobrookite (kennedyite) magnesiennes dans les cumulats ultrabasiques de l'intrusion stratifiee occidentale de Laouni, Hoggar meridional (Algerie)

Lorand, J. P. & Cottin, J. Y., 1987, In : Bulletin de Mineralogie. 110, 4, p. 373-378 6 p.

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ilmenite
liquid
chrome spinel
spinel
museum

Indole-3-acetic acid determination in cultured crown-gall and genetic tumour tissues by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry

Palni, L. M. S. & Summons, R. E., Jan 1987, In : Plant Growth Regulation. 5, 1, p. 51-57 7 p.

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Plant Tumors
crown galls
Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry
indole acetic acid
neoplasms

Late Paleozoic glacial episodes in Gondwanaland reflected in transgressive- regressive depositional sequences in Euramerica

Veevers, J. J. & Powell, C. M., Apr 1987, In : Geological Society of America Bulletin. 98, 4, p. 475-487 13 p.

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Visean
depositional sequence
cyclothem
Stephanian
Namurian

Mafic xenoliths from I‐ and S‐type granitoids: Evidence for variations in deep crustal radioactive heat production

Sawka, W. N. & Chappell, B. W., 1987, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 14, 3, p. 303-306 4 p.

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heat production
batholith
heat
fold belt
pluton

Mantle and crustal components in a carbonatite complex, and the evolution of carbonatite magma: Ree and isotopic evidence from the fen complex, southeast Norway

Andersen, T., 15 May 1987, In : Chemical Geology: Isotope Geoscience Section. 65, 2, p. 147-166 20 p.

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carbonatite
fen
magma
mantle
liquid

Namurian uplift in Australia and South America triggered the main gondwanan glaciation

Powell, C. M. & Veevers, J. J., 1987, In : Nature. 326, 6109, p. 177-179 3 p.

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South America
North America
Ice
Oceans and Seas

Oriented growth of sillimanite in andalusite, Placitas-Juan Tabo area, New Mexico, U.S.A

Vernon, R. H., 1987, In : Canadian journal of earth sciences. 24, 3, p. 580-590 11 p.

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andalusite
sillimanite
nucleation
granite
crystal

Pre‐ and post‐folding magnetizations from the early Devonian Snowy River Volcanics and Buchan Caves Limestone, Victoria

Schmidt, P. W., Embleton, B. J. J. & Palmer, H. C., 1987, In : Geophysical Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society. 91, 1, p. 155-170 16 p.

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caves
Caves
Calcium Carbonate
limestone
magnetization

Primary sulphide melt inclusions in mantle-derived megacrysts and pyroxenites

Andersen, T., Griffin, W. L. & O'Reilly, S. Y., 1987, In : Lithos. 20, 4, p. 279-294 16 p.

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melt inclusion
Sulfides
sulfide
mantle
augite

Sillimanite and andalusite produced by base‐cation leaching and contact metamorphism of felsic igneous rocks

Vernon, R. H., Flood, R. H. & D'arcy, W. F., 1987, In : Journal of Metamorphic Geology. 5, 4, p. 439-450 12 p.

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Igneous rocks
contact metamorphism
andalusite
felsic rock
sillimanite

Structures, textures, and cooling histories of Columbia River basalt flows: Reply

Long, P. E. & Wood, B. J., 1987, In : Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 99, 6, p. 887-888 2 p.

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Teaching paleontology with an acid-leaching facility

Talent, J. A., Mawson, R. & Stewart, M. I., 1987, In : Journal of Geological Education. 35, 5, p. 246-255 10 p.

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paleontology
teaching
student
leaching
paleoecology

Ternary-spinel volumes in the system MgAl2O4-Fe3O4-gamma Fe8/3O4: implications for the effect of P on intrinsic fO2 measurements of mantle-xenolith spinels.

Mattioli, G. S., Wood, B. J. & Carmichael, I. S. E., 1987, In : American Mineralogist. 72, 5-6, p. 468-480 13 p.

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xenolith
spinel
Earth mantle
mantle
Density (specific gravity)

The boggy plain supersuite: A distinctive belt of i-type igneous rocks of potential economic significance in the lachlan fold belt

Wyborn, D., Turner, B. S. & Chappell, B. W., 1987, In : Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. 34, 1, p. 21-43 23 p.

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fold belt
igneous rock
I-type rock
restite
cumulate

The importance of residual source material (restite) in granite petrogenesis

Chappell, B. W., White, A. J. R. & Wyborn, D., Dec 1987, In : Journal of Petrology. 28, 6, p. 1111-1138 28 p.

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restite
petrogenesis
Granite
granite
Volcanic rocks

The lower crust and upper mantle beneath northwestern Spitsbergen: evidence from xenoliths and geophysics

Amundsen, H. E. F., Griffin, W. L. & O'reilly, S. Y., 1 Aug 1987, In : Tectonophysics. 139, 3-4, p. 169-185 17 p.

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Spitsbergen (Norway)
geophysics
lower crust
upper mantle
crusts

The source of radium in anomalous accumulations near sandstone escarpments, Australia

Dickson, B. L., Giblin, A. M. & Snelling, A. A., 1987, In : Applied Geochemistry. 2, 4, p. 385-398 14 p.

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Radium
radium
escarpment
Sandstone
sandstone

Timing of porphyroblast growth in the Fleur de Lys Supergroup, Newfoundland

JAMIESON, R. A. & VERNON, R. H., 1987, In : Journal of Metamorphic Geology. 5, 2, p. 273-288 16 p.

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porphyroblast
Garnets
foliation
matrix
garnet

Trace element associations in raw and spent oil shales from the Rundle oil shale complex in Queensland. Environmental implications

Glikson, M., Chappell, B. W. & Webber, E., 1987, In : Fuel. 66, 3, p. 400-403 4 p.

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Humic Substances
Oil shale
Trace Elements
Shale
Trace elements

Volatile-rich mantle beneath eastern Australia

O'Reilly, S. Y., 1987, Mantle Xenoliths. Nixon, P. H. (ed.). Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, p. 661-670 10 p.

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mantle
metasomatism
xenolith
mica
amphibole
1988

14C and ESR dating of calcrete and gypcrete cores from the Amadeus Basin, Northern Territory, Australia

Chen Yijian, Y., Lu Jinfen, J., Head, J., Arakel, A. V. & Jacobson, G., 1988, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 7, 3-4, p. 447-453 7 p.

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electron spin resonance dating
calcrete
Northern Territory
age limit
basins

Activity measurements and excess entropy-volume relationships for pyrope-grossular garnets

Wood, B. J., 1988, In : Journal of Geology. 96, 6, p. 721-729 9 p.

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grossular
pyrope
entropy
garnet
solid solution