Ronald Vernon

Emeritus Professor

  • 6429 Citations
  • 40 h-Index
1964 …2018
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Research Outputs 1964 2018

How deceptive are microstructures in granitic rocks? Answers from integrated physical theory, phase equilibrium, and direct observations

Holness, M. B., Clemens, J. D. & Vernon, R. H., Aug 2018, In : Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology. 173, 8, p. 1-18 18 p., 62.

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Rapakivi granite problems: plagioclase mantles and ovoid megacrysts

Vernon, R. H., 17 Aug 2016, In : Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. 63, 6, p. 675-700 26 p.

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rapakivi
plagioclase
granophyre
granite
crystal

The influence of interfacial energies on igneous microstructures

Holness, M. B. & Vernon, R. H., 1 Jan 2015, Layered Intrusions. Charlier, B., Namur, O., Latypov, R. & Tegner, C. (eds.). Dodrecht, Netherlands: Springer, Springer Nature, p. 183-228 46 p.

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microstructure
crystal
energy
anisotropy
mineral

Do twinned nuclei promote growth of k-feldspar in granitic liquids?

Vernon, R. H., 2014, Feldspar: Mineral Composition, Geology and Petrogenesis Significance. Whitmore, F. D. & Escamilla, J. B. (eds.). New York: Nova Science Publishers, p. 77-88 12 p. (Geology and Mineralogy Research Developments).

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

feldspar
twinning
liquid
nucleation
crystal

Microstructures of microgranitoid enclaves and the origin of S-type granitoids

Vernon, R. H., 2014, In : Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. 61, 2, p. 227-239 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

enclave
microstructure
restite
magma
granitoid