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Heidelberg University
Institute of Earth Sciences

Im Neuenheimer Feld 236
69120 Heidelberg

Phone: +49 6221 54-8206
Fax: +49 6221 54-4805

 

Isotope Geology and Petrology


Prof. Dr. Axel K. SchmittAxel Schmitt Groß


 

Address:

Institute of Earth Sciences

Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg

Im Neuenheimer Feld 236

D-69120 Heidelberg

Room: 411
Phone:
Fax:
+49 6221 54-8206
+49 6221 54-4805 (secretariat)
E-mail: axel.schmitt@geow.uni-heidelberg.de


 


 

Research interests and projects

 

  • Time scales of magmatic processes (Origin and timing of melt generation and storage underneath active and fossil volcanoes, Example: Laacher See - Article & Cover Photo)
     
  • Origin, growth, and recycling of the continental crust (Formation of batholith complexes in subduction zones, element cycles in oceanic arcs, Example: Central Andes - Article & Cover Photo)
     
  • Continental rifting and magmatism (Embryonic ocean spreading in the Gulf of California, Example: Salton Sea - Article)
     
  • Volcanism and anthropology (Impact of volcanic eruptions on human evolution in the Mediterranean and Anatolia, Example: Hasan Dag - Article 1, Article 2 & Audio Comment)
     
  • Magma-driven geothermal systems and their thermal history (Cooling rates of magma reservoirs in oceanic and continental crustal environments)
     
  • Accessory mineral chronometers in impact rocks and meteorites (In situ dating of baddeleyite using ion microprobe analysis, Example: The age of shergottite meteorites and the Martican crustal paradox - Article)
     
  • Geomaterials in archaeology (Origins of raw materials of Maya ceramics, Sourcing of neolithic nephrite artifacts, Example: Ilopango - Cover Photo)
     
  • High resolution stable isotope analysis of carbonates (Speleothems as climate archives)
     
  • Environmental geochemistry of biominerals (reconstruction of Pacific salmon life cycles from sulfur isotopic analysis of otoliths, Example: Mokelumne River, California)

 

 

Academic career and professional employment

Since 08/2015 Heidelberg University, Professor
2011 - 2015 University of California Los Angeles, Associate Professor-in-Residence
2009 - 2011 University of California Los Angeles, Associate Adjunct Professor
2008 - 2009 University of California Los Angeles, Assistant Adjunct Professor
2006 - 2008 University of California Los Angeles, Associate Research Specialist and Lecturer
2003 - 2006 University of California Los Angeles, Staff Research Associate
2003 GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam, Researcher (with tenure)
2002 Australian National University, Visiting Fellow
2000 - 2001 University of California, Los Angeles, Post-doctoral researcher
1999 - 2000 GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam, Researcher (termed contract)
1999 Promotion (Dr. rer. nat.), Mineralogie, Justus-von-Liebig Universität Gießen
1995 Diplom, Mineralogie, Justus-von-Liebig Universität Gießen
1994 First state examination for secondary school teachers, Justus-von-Liebig University Gießen (Subjects: German and Chemistry)

 

 

Stipends / Grants / Awards

2015 Fulbright Scholar Award
2014 German Scholars Organization e.V. (GSO) and Carl-Zeiss-Stiftung (CZS) Program for returning scientists
2014 Mineralogical Society of America Fellow
2014 ETH Zürich Department of Earth Sciences Visiting Professor
2012 DAAD “Rückgewinnung deutscher Wissenschaftler aus dem Ausland”
2006 Best Paper Award, Geothermal Resources Council Meeting
2002 Best Paper Award, Geothermal Resources Council Meeting
1999 Award for excellence in PhD, GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam
1998 DAAD research stipend

 

 

Expeditions

2015 Cappadocia, Turkey (Fulbright scholar at Hacettepe University Ankara)
2014 Izu-Bonin-Marianas, Japan (International Ocean Discovery Program Expedition 350, Shipboard scientists on the JOIDES Resolution)
2014 El Chichon, Mexico (UC-Mexus, co-principal investigator)
2013 Campi Flegrei, Italy (National Geographic Society, Young Explorer Grant, academic advisor)
2013 and 2011 Dominica, Antilles (Auckland University, scientific team member)
2009 Altiplano, Chile (Volcano World, scientific team member)
2008 St Lucia, Antillen (National Geographic Society, Committee for Research and Exploration, principal investigator)
2008 and 2006 Tres Virgenes and La Reforma, Mexico (Sutter Buttes Volcano Observatory, scientific team member)

 

 

Current teaching

 

2017 Summer Semester:

  • Geodynamik, Magmatismus und Metamorphose (Tue. 9:15 to 11:45)
     
  • Metamorphe Petrologie (Thu. 13:00 to 16:30)
     
  • Geländeübung Vulkaneifel - field trip (Block 25.-28.07.2017)

 

 

Student supervision

 

  • Anguelova, Merislava, 2017 MSc, Petrologie und Geochronologie von mylonitischen Hochdruck-Granuliten des Schwarzwaldes
     
  • Gassert, Henja, 2017 MSc, Analyses of trace elements and REE of plutonic and volcanic zircon from The Geysers, California Coast Ranges
     
  • Nitsche, Christoph, 2017 Msc, Three Proterozoic orogenic cycles in the Livingstone Mountains, Tanzania. Evidence from petrology and ion microprobe dating of zircon and monazite
     
  • Dürr, Tobias, 2016 BSc, Die Entstehungsgeschichte von Kalifeldspatmegakristen des Albtalgranits, Südschwarzwald, anhand von Zr-Hf-Verhältnissen in eingeschlossenen Zirkonen
     
  • Klitzke, Malte, 2016 BSc, Zircon from igneous rocks of the Eifel: Trace element analysis to reconstruct their origin
     
  • Coffey, Kevin Thomas, 2015 MS, Oligocene-Miocene Sedimentary and Volcanic Strata of the Vincent Gap Region, Eastern San Gabriel Mountains, Southern California, USA, and Their Tectonic Significance
     
  • Kaiser, Jason F., 2014 PhD, Understanding Large Resurgent Calderas and Associated Magma Systems: the Pastos Grandes Caldera Complex, Southwest Bolivia
     
  • Wielicki, Matt, 2014 PhD, Developing Zircon as a Probe of Planetary Impact History
     
  • Wu, Wan-Ning, 2014 MS, Development of Baddeleyite as a Chronometer for Recent Silica-undersaturated Lavas
     
  • Bell, Elizabeth Ann, 2013 PhD, Hadean-Archean Transitions: Constraints from the Jack Hills Detrital Zircon Record
     
  • Huh, Michael, 2013 MS, Experimental Determination of Fluorine and Hydrogen Partitioning between Apatite and Basaltic Melt
     
  • Pempeña, Napoleon VII, 2013 BS, U-Th dating of Sunset Amphitheater Tephra from Mount Rainier, Washington
     
  • Perrine, Andrew, 2013 BS, Physical Volcanology of Obsidian Butte, Imperial County, California
     
  • Song, Eun Jin, 2013 BS, Environmental and Human Impact on Minoan Civilization and Geochronological Analysis of Zircon Crystals to Improve Existing Dates of the Minoan Eruption
     
  • Stang, Dallon, 2013 MS, Provenance, Offset Equivalent and Palinspastic Reconstruction of the Miocene Cajon Valley Formation, Southern California
     
  • Storm, Sonja, 2013 PhD, Crystallization history of rhyolite magmas at Tarawera volcano, New Zealand, from in-situ 238U-230Th disequilibrium dating and trace element geochemistry of zircon
     
  • Trung, Timothy Do Nguyen, 2013 MS, Li/Ca, B/Ca, and Mg/Ca Composition of Cultured Sea Urchin Spines and Paleo-Echinoderms Measured Using a Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometer
     
  • Cisneros, Miguel, 2012 BS, Geochronology of Detrital Minerals by Using the 40K/40Ca Decay System
     
  • Coffey, Kevin Thomas, 2012 BS, Comparing Zircon Crystallization Ages Between Volcanic Ash in Maya Ceramics and Tierra Blanca Joven Pumice (Ilopango Volcano, Central American Volcanic Arc)
     
  • Hoyt, Johanna, 2012 MS, Provenance and Detrital-Zircon Studies of the Mint Canyon Formation and its Correlation to the Caliente Formation, Southern California
     
  • Kern, Jamie M., 2012 BS, Timescales of Large Silicic Magma Systems: Investigating the Magmatic History of Ignimbrite Eruptions in the Altiplano-Puna Volcanic Complex of the Central Andes through U-­Pb Zircon Dating
     
  • Gebauer, Samantha, 2011 BS, Improved Geochronology of the Breccia Museo Eruption (Campi Flegrei, southern Italy) via Uranium-series Dating of Zircons
     
  • Tierney, Casey R., 2011 MS, Timescales of Large Silicic Magma Systems: Implications from Accessory Minerals in Pleistocene Lavas of the Altiplano-Puna Volcanic Complex, Central Andes
     
  • McCammon, Miles, 2008 BS, Thermometry results from Soufrière Volcanic Center (Saint Lucia, Lesser Antilles)

 

 

Memberships / Reviewer

 

  • Co-editor: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research (since 2007)
     
  • Co-editor: PLOS One (since 2014)
     
  • NERC Ion Microprobe Facility Advisory Board Member (since 2013)
     
  • UC-MEXUS grant proposal review panel (2009, 2010)
     
  • Arabian Journal of Geosciences, Chemical Geology, Chemie der Erde, Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, Geochemistry-Geophysics-Geosystems (G3), Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Geology, Geospheres, Gondwana Research, GSA Bulletin, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Elements, Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, Journal of Petrology, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, Lithos, Nature Geoscience, Microscopy and Microanalysis, PLOS One, Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, Science, Surface and Interface Analysis, National Science Foundation, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, Natural Environment Research Council, Swiss National Science Foundation

 

 

Invited talks / Organisation of conferences

 

  • University of Indiana (1998)
     
  • Caltech (2002)
     
  • US Geological Survey (2004)
     
  • University of Manitoba (2004)
     
  • Goldschmidt Conference (2005)
     
  • University of Tübingen (2006)
     
  • California State University Northridge (2007)
     
  • Biannual Geochemical SIMS Workshop Madison (2008)
     
  • University of Kansas (2008)
     
  • University of Nevada Las Vegas (2008)
     
  • Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München (2008)
     
  • American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco (2008)
     
  • Caltech (2009)
     
  • Stanford (2009)
     
  • Mineralogical Association Canada SIMS Short Course, Toronto (2009)
     
  • American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco (2009)
     
  • Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München (2010)
     
  • Goldschmidt Conference, Knoxville (2010)
     
  • Carnegie Institution Washington (2010)
     
  • University of Arizona (2010)
     
  • University of Ottawa (2010)
     
  • University of Lausanne (2011)
     
  • International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics Conference, Melbourne (2011)
     
  • Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Minneapolis (2011)
     
  • University of Kiel (2012)
     
  • Caltech (2012)
     
  • UCLA OSL Workshop (2012)
     
  • UC Santa Barbara (2012)
     
  • University of Texas Austin (2013)
     
  • University of Colorado Boulder (2013)
     
  • CalPoly Pomona (2013)
     
  • SIMS 2012 Workshop Anapolis (2013, aus Termingründen abgelehnt)
     
  • UCLA Cotsen Institute of Archaeology (2013)
     
  • Universität Heidelberg (2013)
     
  • Geological Survey Iran (2013)
     
  • California State University San Bernardino (2013)
     
  • Idaho State University (2013)
     
  • California State University Fullerton (2014, aus Termingründen abgelehnt)
     
  • Pre-GSA short course "EarthScope: Geochronology and the Earth Sciences" (2014, aus Termingründen abgelehnt)
     
  • Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich (2014)
     
  • Université de Genève (2014)
     
  • Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi Izmir (2015)
     
  • İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi Istanbul (2015)
     
  • Maden Tetkik ve Arama Ankara (2015)
     
  • Hacettepe Üniversitesi Ankara (2015)
     
  • Universität Freiburg (2015)
     
  • Universität Münster (2015)
     
  • Universität Göttingen (2016)
     
  • Universität Frankfurt (2016)

 

  • Organizer: National Science Foundation SIMS Student Workshop (2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014)
     
  • Convenor "Accessory Mineral Dating in Geoscience: New Techniques Revealed and Old Tricks Revised" (Goldschmidt Conference 2014)
     
  • Convenor “Symposium on arc magmatism” (XXV IUGG General Assembly 2011)

 

 

Publications

(*supervised students; complete bibliography here Externer Inhalt)

 

2017:

 

(144) Kaiser, J. F., de Silva, S., Schmitt, A. K., Economos, R., & Sunagua, M. (2017). Million-year melt–presence in monotonous intermediate magma for a volcanic–plutonic assemblage in the Central Andes: Contrasting histories of crystal-rich and crystal-poor super-sized silicic magmas. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 457, 73-86.

 
 

2016:

 

(143) Barboni, M., Boehnke, P., Schmitt, A. K., Harrison, T. M., Shane, P., Bouvier, A. S., & Baumgartner, L. (2016). Warm storage for arc magmas. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 113(49), 13959-13964.

 

(142) Danišík, M., Schmitt, A. K., Stockli, D. F., Lovera, O. M., Dunkl, I., & Evans, N. J. (2016). Application of combined U-Th-disequilibrium/U-Pb and (U-Th)/He zircon dating to tephrochronology. Quaternary Geochronology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quageo.2016.07.005.

 

(141) Watts, K. E., John, D. A., Colgan, J. P., Henry, C. D., Bindeman, I. N., & Schmitt, A. K. (2016). Probing the Volcanic–Plutonic Connection and the Genesis of Crystal-rich Rhyolite in a Deeply Dissected Supervolcano in the Nevada Great Basin: Source of the Late Eocene Caetano Tuff. Journal of Petrology, 57(8), 1599-1644.

 

(140) Ghalamghash, J., Mousavi, S. Z., Hassanzadeh, J., & Schmitt, A. K. (2016). Geology, zircon geochronology, and petrogenesis of Sabalan volcano (northwestern Iran). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 327, 192-207.

 

(139) Padilla, A. J., Miller, C. F., Carley, T. L., Economos, R. C., Schmitt, A. K., Coble, M. A., Wooden, J. L., Fisher, C. M., Vervoort, J. D. & Hanchar, J. M. (2016). Elucidating the magmatic history of the Austurhorn silicic intrusive complex (southeast Iceland) using zircon elemental and isotopic geochemistry and geochronology. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 171(8-9), 69.

 

(138) Wielicki, M. M., Harrison, T. M., Schmitt, A. K., Boehnke, P., & Bell, E. A. (2016). Differentiated impact melt sheets may be a potential source of Hadean detrital zircon: COMMENT. Geology, 44(8), e398. DOI: 10.1130/G38135C.1.

 

(137) He, D., Webb, A. A. G., Larson, K. P., & Schmitt, A. K. (2016). Extrusion vs. duplexing models of Himalayan mountain building 2: The South Tibet detachment at the Dadeldhura klippe. Tectonophysics, 667, 87-107.

 

(136) Kern, J. M., de Silva, S. L., Schmitt, A. K., Kaiser, J. F., Iriarte, A. R., & Economos, R. (2016). Geochronological imaging of an episodically constructed subvolcanic batholith: U-Pb in zircon chronochemistry of the Altiplano-Puna Volcanic Complex of the Central Andes. Geosphere, GES01258-1. DOI: 10.1130/GES01258.1.

 

(135) Andrews, G. D., Schmitt, A. K., Busby, C. J., Brown, S. R., Blum, P., & Harvey, J. (2016). Age and compositional data of zircon from sepiolite drilling mud to identify contamination of ocean drilling samples. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems. DOI: 10.1002/2016GC006397.

 

(134) Tierney, C. R., Schmitt, A. K., Lovera, O. M., & de Silva, S. L. (2016). Voluminous plutonism during volcanic quiescence revealed by thermochemical modeling of zircon. Geology, 44(8), 683-686.

 

(133) Darling, J. R., Moser, D. E., Barker, I. R., Tait, K. T., Chamberlain, K. R., Schmitt, A. K., & Hyde, B. C. (2016). Variable microstructural response of baddeleyite to shock metamorphism in young basaltic shergottite NWA 5298 and improved U–Pb dating of Solar System events. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 444, 1-12.

 

(132) Bindeman, I. N., Anikin, L. P., & Schmitt, A. K. (2016). Archean Xenocrysts in Modern Volcanic Rocks from Kamchatka: Insight into the Basement and Paleodrainage. The Journal of Geology, 124 (2), 247-253.

 

(131) Pingel, H., Mulch, A., Alonso, R.N., Cottle, J., Hynek, S.A., Poletti, J., Rohrmann, A., Schmitt, A.K., Stockli, D.F. & Strecker, M.R. (2016). Surface uplift and convective rainfall along the southern Central Andes (Angastaco Basin, NW Argentina). Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 440, 33-42.

 

(130) Guillong, M., Sliwinski, J.T., Schmitt, A., Forni, F. & Bachmann, O. (2016). U‐Th Zircon Dating by Single Collector Laser Ablation Inductively Coupled Plasma‐Mass Spectrometry (LA‐ICP‐MS). Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 40(3), 377-387. DOI: 10.1111/j.1751-908X.2016.00396.x.

 

(129) Pack, B., Schmitt, A.K., Roberge, J., Tenorio, F.G. & Damiata, B.N. (2016). Zircon xenocryst resorption and magmatic regrowth at El Chichón Volcano, Chiapas, Mexico. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 311, 170-182.

 

(128) Ballato, P., Cifelli, F., Heidarzadeh, G., Ghassemi, M.R., Wickert, A.D., Hassanzadeh, J., Dupont‐Nivet, G., Balling, P., Sudo, M., Zeilinger, G. & Schmitt, A.K. (2016). Tectono‐sedimentary evolution of the northern Iranian Plateau: insights from middle‐late Miocene foreland‐basin deposits. Basin Research, Doi:10.1111/bre.12180.

 

 

2015:

 

 

 

(127) Wu*, W. N., Schmitt, A. K., & Pappalardo, L. (2015). U-Th baddeleyite geochronology and its significance to date the emplacement of silica undersaturated magmas. American Mineralogist, 100(10), 2082-2090.

 

(126) Faramarzi, N. S., Amini, S., Schmitt, A. K., Hassanzadeh, J., Borg, G., McKeegan, K., Razavi, S. M. H. & Mortazavi, S. M. (2015). Geochronology and geochemistry of rhyolites from Hormuz Island, southern Iran: A new record of Cadomian arc magmatism in the Hormuz Formation. Lithos, 236, 203-211.

 

(125) Burns, D. H., de Silva, S. L., Tepley, F., Schmitt, A. K., & Loewen, M. W. (2015). Recording the transition from flare-up to steady-state arc magmatism at the Purico–Chascon volcanic complex, northern Chile. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 422, 75-86.

 

(124) Harangi, S., Lukács, R., Schmitt, A. K., Dunkl, I., Molnár, K., Kiss, B., Seghedi, I., Novothny, Á. & Molnár, M. (2015). Constraints on the timing of Quaternary volcanism and duration of magma residence at Ciomadul volcano, east-central Europe, from combined U-Th/He and U-Th zircon geochronology. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 301, 66-80.

 

(123) Howe, T.M.*, Schmitt, A.K., Lindsay, J.M., Shane, P. & Stockli, D.F. (2015). Time scales of intraoceanic arc magmatism from combined U‐Th and (U‐Th)/He zircon geochronology of Dominica, Lesser Antilles. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 16(2), 347-365.

 

(122) Schaltegger, U., Schmitt, A.K. & Horstwood, M.S.A. (2015). U–Th–Pb zircon geochronology by ID-TIMS, SIMS, and laser ablation ICP-MS: Recipes, interpretations, and opportunities. Chemical Geology, 402, 89-110.

 

(121) Colón, D.P., Bindeman, I.N., Ellis, B.S., Schmitt, A.K. & Fisher, C.M. (2015). Hydrothermal alteration and melting of the crust during the Columbia River Basalt–Snake River Plain transition and the origin of low-δ 18 O rhyolites of the central Snake River Plain, Lithos, 224, 310-323.

 

(120) Guillong, M., Schmitt, A.K. & Bachmann, O. (2015). Comment on “Zircon U–Th–Pb dating using LA-ICP-MS: Simultaneous U–Pb and U–Th dating on 0.1 Ma Toya Tephra, Japan” by Hisatoshi Ito, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 296, 101-103.

 

(119) Peters, T.J. Simon, J.I., Jones, J.H., Usui, T., Moriwaki, R., Economos, R.C., Schmitt, A.K. & McKeegan, K. (2015). Tracking the source of the enriched martian meteorites in olivine-hosted melt inclusions of two depleted shergottites, Yamato 980459 and Tissint, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 418, 91-102.

 

(118) Shulaker, D.Z.*, Schmitt, A.K., Zack, T. & Bindeman, I. (2015). In-situ oxygen isotope and trace element geothermometry of rutilated quartz from Alpine fissures. American Mineralogist, 100(4), 915-925.


 

2014:

 

(117) Storm, S.*, Schmitt, A.K., Shane, P., & Lindsay, J. M. (2014). Zircon trace element chemistry at sub-micrometer resolution for Tarawera volcano, New Zealand, and implications for rhyolite magma evolution. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 167(4), 1-19.

 

(116) He, D., Webb, A.G., Larson, K.P., Martin, A.J. & Schmitt, A.K. (2014). Extrusion vs. duplexing models of Himalayan mountain building 3: duplexing dominates from the Oligocene to Present. International Geology Review, 57(1), 1-27.

 

(115) Vazquez, J. A., Velasco, N. O., Schmitt, A. K., Bleick, H. A. & Stelten, M. E. (2014). 238U-230Th dating of chevkinite in high-silica rhyolites from La Primavera and Yellowstone calderas. Chemical Geology. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2014.10.020.

 

(114) Aydin, F., Schmitt, A. K., Siebel, W., Sönmez, M., Ersoy, Y., Lermi, A., Dirik, K. & Duncan, R. (2014). Quaternary bimodal volcanism in the Niğde Volcanic Complex (Cappadocia, central Anatolia, Turkey): age, petrogenesis and geodynamic implications. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 168(5), 1-24.

 

(113) Schmitt, A. K., Danišík, M., Siebel, W., Elitok, Ö., Chang, Y. W., & Shen, C. C. (2014). Late Pleistocene Zircon Ages for Intracaldera Domes at Gölcük (Isparta, Turkey). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 286, 24-29.

 

(112) Carley, T. L., Miller, C. F., Wooden, J. L., Padilla, A. J., Schmitt, A. K., Economos, R. C., Bindeman, I. N. & Jordan, B. T. (2014). Iceland is not a magmatic analog for the Hadean: Evidence from the zircon record. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 405, 85-97.

 

(111) Simon, J. I., Weis, D., DePaolo, D. J., Renne, P. R., Mundil, R. & Schmitt, A. K. (2014). Assimilation of preexisting Pleistocene intrusions at Long Valley by periodic magma recharge accelerates rhyolite generation: rethinking the remelting model. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 167(1), 1-34.

 

(110) Wotzlaw, J. F., Bindeman, I. N., Watts, K. E., Schmitt, A. K., Caricchi, L. & Schaltegger, U. (2014). Linking rapid magma reservoir assembly and eruption trigger mechanisms at evolved Yellowstone-type supervolcanoes. Geology, 42(9), 807-810.

 

(109) Howe, T. M.*, Lindsay, J. M., Shane, P., Schmitt, A. K. & Stockli, D. F. (2014). Re-evaluation of the Roseau Tuff eruptive sequence and other ignimbrites in Dominica, Lesser Antilles. Journal of Quaternary Science, 29(6), 531-546.

 

(108) Zou, H., Fan, Q., Zhang, H. & Schmitt, A. K. (2014). U-series zircon age constraints on the plumbing system and magma residence times of the Changbai volcano, China/North Korea border. Lithos, 200, 169-180.

 

(107) Delavari, M., Amini, S., Schmitt, A. K., McKeegan, K. D. & Mark Harrison, T. (2014). U-Pb geochronology and geochemistry of Bibi-Maryam pluton, eastern Iran: Implication for the late stage of the tectonic evolution of the Sistan Ocean. Lithos, 200, 197-211.

 

(106) Robinson, P. T., Trumbull, R. B., Schmitt, A., Yang, J. S., Li, J. W., Zhou, M. F., Erzinger, J., Dare S. & Xiong, F. (2014). The origin and significance of crustal minerals in ophiolitic chromitites and peridotites. Gondwana Research, 27, 486-506, DOI: 10.1016/j.gr.2014.06.003.

 

(105) Neill, I., Kerr, A. C., Chamberlain, K. R., Schmitt, A. K., Urbani, F., Hastie, A. R., Pindell, J. L., Barry, T. L. & Millar, I. L. (2014). Vestiges of the proto-Caribbean seaway: Origin of the San Souci Volcanic Group, Trinidad. Tectonophysics, 626, 170-185.

 

(104) Franz, H. B., Kim, S. T., Farquhar, J., Day, J. M., Economos, R. C., McKeegan, K. D., Schmitt, A. K., Irving, A. J., Hoek, J. & Dottin III, J. (2014). Isotopic links between atmospheric chemistry and the deep sulphur cycle on Mars. Nature, 508(7496), 364-368.

 

(103) Wotzlaw, J. F., Bindeman, I. N., Watts, K. E., Schmitt, A. K., Caricchi, L. & Schaltegger, U. (2014). Linking rapid magma reservoir assembly and eruption trigger mechanisms at evolved Yellowstone-type supervolcanoes. Geology, G35979-1, DOI: 10.1130/G35979.1.

 

(102) Coffey, K. T.*, Schmitt, A. K., Ford, A., Spera, F. J., Christensen, C. & Garrison, J. (2014). Volcanic ash provenance from zircon dust with an application to Maya pottery. Geology 42(7), 595-598.

 

(101) Limburg, K. E., Walther, B. D., Lu, Z., Jackman, G., Mohan, J., Walther, Y., Nissling, A., Weber, P. K., Schmitt, A. K. (2014). In search of the dead zone: use of otoliths for tracking fish exposure to hypoxia. Journal of Marine Systems, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmarsys.2014.02.014.

 

(100) Bindeman, I. N., Serebryakov, N. S., Schmitt, A. K., Vazquez, J. A., Guan, Y., Azimov, P. Ya., Astafiev, B. Yu., Palandri, J. & Dobrzhinetskaya, L. (2014). Field and microanalytical isotopic investigation of ultradepleted in 18O Paleoproterozoic “Slushball Earth” rocks from Karelia, Russia. Geosphere, GES00952. 1.


 

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