Research

Research funding

Below is a list of the external research funding and academic awards secured by members of the research centre since 2008. Further details can be obtained by contacting the principal investigator or the award recipient. 

  • ​2016 ​Bedrock river incision in the temperate zone: a case study from New Zealand ​Leverhumle International Fellowship ​£25,780 ​S. Boulton
  • 2016 NERC Standard Grant ‘The Geological Record of the Earthquake Cycle in the Lower Crust’ £575,181 fEc – start date Jan-17 – PI: Luca Menegon, Co-I: Iain Stewart
  • 2016   NERC Standard Grant, (NE/N019210/1), “Magnetization and tectonic evolution of ultraslow-spreading rate lower oceanic crust, Atlantis Bank, SW Indian Ridge (IODP Expedition 360)” (PI: Tony Morris) (£35,878)
  • 2015 NERC Ion Microprobe Facility project ‘Investigating the relationship between lower crust shear localization and water content’ £15,000 - PI: Luca Menegon, Co-I: Giulia degli Alessandrini
  • ​2015 ​Palaeozoic seafloor spreading [PASS] ​Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship ​ ​A. di Chiara, A. Morris & M. Anderson
  • ​2015 ​Shell thickness distribution in Ordovician and Silurian rhynchonelliformean brachiopods ​Palaeontological Association Undergraduate research Bursary ​ ​U. Balthasar
  • 2014 NERC Standard Grant, July 2014 (NE/M007367/1), “Rotation of the Philippine Sea Plate (IODP Expedition 351)” (PI: Morris) (£35,828)
  • ​2014 ​Marine Ecosystem Stability and Turnover ​Marie Curie IO Fellowship ​€282,109 ​S. Danise & G. Price
  • 2014​ Water in nominally anhydrous minerals (NAMS): Implications for the strength and rheology of the continental lower crust​ NERC Ion Microprobe Facility (Edinburgh University)​ £7500​ L. Menegon, G. Degli Alessandrini & A. Dijkstra​
  • ​2014 ​Shelled heteropods: morphology, molecular taxonomy and global distributions’ ​Leverhulme Trust Research Grant ​£164,585   C. Smart, R. Kirby & D. Wall-Palmer
  • ​2014 ​Palaeo-elevation and uplift of the Moroccan High Atlas ​Royal Geographical Society - Thesiger Oman International Fellowship ​£6700 ​S. Boulton & J. Vandervelde
  • ​2013 ​Dating of Early Cretaceous carbon isotope stratigraphy and the geologic time scale : A U-Pb CA-ID-TIMS zircon study from the Aysén Basin (Patagonia, Chile) ​NERC Isotope Geosciences Laboratory ​£26,100 ​G. Price
  • 2013​ EVOCOS: Evolution of Continental Strength from Rifting to Collision – A Journey through the Wilson Cycle​ Marie Curie Career Integration Grant ​ €100,000 ​ L. Menegon​
  • 2013​ Geological mapping and structural analysis in the Nusfjord area, Flakstadøya, Lofoten​ Geological Survey of Norway (NGU)​ 50000 NOK​ L. Menegon​
  • 2013​ Explosive activity at Volcán de Colima, Mexico - Extrusion rates and eruption mechanisms NERC​ Urgency Grant £51,817.46​ P. Cole​
  • 2012​ Palaeomagnetic constraints on lower oceanic crustal processes (IODP Expedition 345 Hess Deep Plutonic Crust​ NERC Small Grant​ £25,456​ A. Morris​
  • 2012​ Carbonate clumped-isotopic constraints on marine temperatures during the Cretaceous NERC​ £396,429 ​G. Price and S. Grimes​
  • 2012​ High resolution oxygen isotope stratigraphy of Integrated Ocean Drilling Program sites U1394, U1395 and U1396, off-shore Montserrat, Lesser Antilles​ NERC​ £43,522 ​ C. Smart​
  • 2012​ Travel Grant​ Marine Institute Education Fund, Plymouth University​ £300​ S. Danise​
  • 2012​ Research visit to the Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin​ Synthesys​ £600​ S. Danise​
  • 2012​ K/Pg fieldwork in Texas and Alabama ​ Annie Greenley Fund of the Geological Society​ £1000​ M. Hart​
  • 2012​ Quaternary raised beaches of Devon and Cornwall: new data for an old problem Plymouth Marine Institute​ £5000​ M. Telfer (PI), S.Boulton​ et al. (Co-I).
  • 2012​ Participation at MYRES V: The Sedimentary Record of Landscape Dynamics. Salt Lake City (Utah) 8 - 12th August 2012​ NSF​ $3000​ S. Boulton​
  • 2012 Palaeohydrology of a rapid climate change event at the Palaeocene-Eocene boundary Plymouth University and the British Geological Survey University Funding Initiative (BUFI) £68,628 S. Grimes M. Stokes and M. Watkinson
  • 2012 OS.Earth - Osmium alloys and the pulse of the Earth EU Marie Curie Career Integration Grant €100,000 A. Dijkstra
  • 2012 The impact of climate change on carbonate production across the Triassic-Jurassic boundar Palaeontological Association £6,168 M. Clémence
  • 2011 Superfast spreading rate crust 4: magnetism of the lower oceanic crust NERC £12,425 A. Morris
  • 2011​ Micropaleontological and stable isotope investigation of Paleocene-Eocene sediments, Northern Spain ​ Nuffield Foundation Student Bursary​ £1440​ S. Grimes​
  • 2011​ The role of melt-rock reaction in the lower oceanic crust: The Macquarie Island Case ​ Nuffield Foundation Student Bursary​ £1440​ A. Dijkstra​
  • 2011​ K/Pg fieldwork in Texas​ Shell Exploration & Production​ £2500​ M. Hart​
  • 2011 Biotic responses to Silurian global environmental change Palaeontological Association £5,000 H. Hughes
  • 2011 The response of pteropod and related faunas to climate change and ocean acidification NERC NIGF £7,300 C. Smart & M. Hart
  • 2011 A micropalaeontological and geochemical investigation of the late Paleocene / early Eocene sediments from Ermua (Northern Spain) Nuffield Foundation Student Bursary £1,440 S.Grimes
  • 2011 The role of melt-rock reaction in the lower oceanic crust: The Macquarie Island Case Nuffield Foundation Student Bursary £1,440 A. Dijkstra

  • 2010​ Evaluating high latitude climate during Cretaceous ​ Leverhulme​ Research Fellowship £42,697 ​ G. Price​
  • 2010 Understanding the sensitivity of the Earths climate to carbon dioxide forcing NERC LSMSF £40,304 S. Grimes
  • 2010 The evolution of modern marine ecosystems: environmental controls on their structure and function NERC £453,223 R. Twitchett & G. Price
  • 2010 Detachment faults in ophiolites (DEFOrm) EC Marie Curie Intra European Fellowship €173,240 A. Morris & M. Anderson
  • 2010​ Boulder tsunamis in the Mediterranean​ Garwood Fund of the Geological Society of London​ £650​ S. Boulton​
  • 2010 Development of an improved security inking system for the protection of banknotes in transit, with Spinnaker International. Knowledge Transfer Partnership £78,649 P. Matthews
  • 2010​ Lower Callovian (Jurassic) Ammonoidea​ Palaeontographical Society​ £500​ K. Page​
  • 2010​ Geomorphology of the Jebel Nafusah escarpment in north-central Libya​ Nuffield Foundation Student Bursary​ £1,440​ M. Stokes​
  • 2010​ Geophysical signature of intrusions in Palaeocene and Palaeoozoic intrusion complexes, Northern Ireland ​ Nuffield Foundation Student Bursary​ £1,440​ G. Taylor​
  • 2010​ Micropalaeontology of the Wattonensis Beds (Bathonian, Jurassic)​ Nuffield Foundation Student Bursary​ £1,440​ M. Hart​
  • 2009 Transition from passive margin to collision: Tectonic development of the Arabian continental margin in SE Turkey DARIUS programme to A. H. F Robertson, (University of Edinburgh) €9000 S. J. Boulton et al.
  • 2009 Understanding the sensitivity of the Earths climate to carbon dioxide forcing NERC NIGF £14,030 S. Grimes
  • 2009 Patterns and rates of uplift driven fluvial incision within the Moroccan High Atlas Mountains of NW Africa National Geographic $18,740 M. Stokes, A. Mather, & S. J. Boulton
  • 2009 Patterns, timing and mechanisms of landscape development along the Portuguese Atlantic margin: insights from cosmogenic exposure dating of river terrace landforms in the Mondego River Basin British Council Treaty of Windsor grant €2,500 M. Stokes
  • 2009 Early Mesozoic Biodiversity and Climate Change (EMBiCC) EC Marie Curie Intra European Fellowship €172,434 R. Twitchett & G. Price
  • 2009​ Tectonic rotation during the development of arcuate fold and thrust belts​ Nuffield Foundation Student Bursary​ £1,440​ A. Morris
  • 2009​ The Cenomanian/ Turonian boundary event in Hokkaido (Japan).​ Nuffield Foundation Student Bursary​ £1,440​ M. Hart​
  • 2008 Palaeontology and sedimentology of the Miocene-Pliocene boundary in the Hatay Graben, Southern Turkey Nuffield Foundation Student Bursary £1400 S. J. Boulton
  • 2008 Tephrochronology of marine sediments around the volcanic island of Montserrat NERC NIGL £17,850 J. Fisher & M. Hart
  • 2008 Quantifying the nature of the Paleocene/Eocene thermal maximum in southern Europe NERC LSMSF £19,840 S. Grimes
  • 2008 Is seasonal climate variability a key factor in biotic extinctions? NERC NIGL £12,750 S. Grimes
  • 2008 Where did SW England come from? Nuffield Foundation Undergraduate Student Bursary £1400 G. Taylor
  • 2008 Global warming and the Late Permian mass extinction event NERC £46,265 R. Twitchett & G. Price
  • 2008 Fossil sharks from Greenland and the great Permo-Triassic mass extinction Danish Natural Science Research Council Framework Grant DKK 806,519 G. Cuny (PI, NHM of Denmark) & R. Twitchett 
  • 2008 The characteristics of organic matter formed in toxic, sulfide-rich modern and ancient sediments Australian Research Council Discovery/QEII Fellowship grant AU$660,000 K. Grice (PI, Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia), R. Summons (MIT) & R. Twitchett

2017 publications

Kent, E., Boulton, S. J., Whittaker, A.C., Stewart, I.S., & Alçiçek, M.C. 2017. Normal fault growth and linkage in the Gediz (Alaşehir) Graben, Western Turkey, revealed by transient river long-profiles and slope-break knickpoints. Earth Surface Process and Landforms, 42, 836-852

Maffione, M. and Morris, A., 2017. The onset of fabric development in deep marine sediments. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 474, 32-39, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2017.06.018.

Maffione, M., van Hinsbergen, D. J. J., de Gelder, G. I. N. O., van der Goes, C. and Morris, A., 2017. Kinematics of Late Cretaceous subduction initiation in the Neo-Tethys Ocean reconstructed from ophiolites of Turkey, Cyprus and Syria. Journal of Geophysical Research. Doi: 10.1002/2016JB013821

MacLeod, C. J., Dick, H. J. B., Blum, P. and the Expedition 360 Scientists (inc. Morris, A.), 2017. Proceedings of the International Ocean Discovery Program, Expedition 360: Southwest Indian Ridge Lower Crust and Moho: College Station, TX (International Ocean Discovery Program). doi: 10.14379/iodp.360.2017.

Schneiderwind, S., Boulton, S.J., Papanikolaou, I., Kazmer, M., Reicherter, K., 2017. Innovative tidal notch detection using TLS and fuzzy logic: implications for palaeo-shorelines from compressional (Crete) and extensional (Gulf of Corinth) tectonic settings. Geomorphology, 283, 189-200

Schneiderwind, S., Boulton, S.J., Papanikolaou, I., Kázmér, M. and Reicherter, K., 2017. Numerical modeling of tidal notch sequences on rocky coasts of the Mediterranean Basin. Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface. DOI: 10.1002/2016JF00413

Stokes, M., Mather, A.E., Belfoul, M., Faik, F., Bouzid, S., Geach, M.R., Cunha, P.P., Boulton, S.J. and Thiel, C., 2017. Controls on dryland mountain landscape development along the NW Saharan desert margin: Insights from Quaternary river terrace sequences (Dadès River, south-central High Atlas, Morocco). Quaternary Science Reviews, 166, 363-379.

2016 publications

Arculus, R. J., Ishizuka, O., Bogus, K., Gurnis, M. C., Hickey-Vargas, R., Aljahdali, M. H., Bandini-Maeder, A. N., Barth, A. P., Brandl, P. A., Drab, L., do Monte Guerra, R., Hamada, M., Jiang, F., Kanayama, K., Kender, S., Kusano, Y., Li, H., Loudin, L. C., Maffione, M., Marsaglia, K. M., McCarthy, A., Meffre, S., Morris, A., Neuhaus, M., Savov, I. P., Sena, C. A., Tepley III, F. J., van der Land, C., Yogodzinski, G. M. and Zhang, Z., 2016. Reply to ‘Unclear causes for subduction’. Nature Geoscience, 9, 338-339, doi: 10.1038/ngeo2704.

Boulton, S. J., Smart, C. W., Consolaro, C. and Snider, A., 2016. The Miocene-Pliocene boundary and the Messinian Salinity Crisis in the easternmost Mediterranean: Insights from the Hatay Graben (Southern Turkey). Sedimentary Geology, 332, 51-67, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sedgeo.2015.11.012.

Coussens, M.F., Wall-Palmer, D., Talling, P.J., Watt, S.F.L., Hatter, S.J., Cassidy, M., Clare, M. Jutzeler, M., Hatfiel, R., McCanta, M., Kataoka, K.S., Endo, D., Palmer, M.R., Stinton, A., Fujinawa, A., Boudon, G., Le Friant, A., Ishizuka, O., Gernon, T., Adachi, T., Aljahdali, M., Breitkreuz, C., Frass, A.J., Hornbach, M.J., Lebas, E., Lafuerza, S. Maeno, F., Manga, M., Martinez-Colon, M., McManus, J., Morgan, S., Saito, T., Slagle, A., Subramanyam, K.S.V. Tamura, Y., Trofimovs, J., Villemant, B., Wang, F. and the Expedition 340 scientists. 2016. Synthesis: stratigraphy and age control for IODP Sites U1394, U1395, and U1396 offshore Montserrat in the Lesser Antilles. Proceedings of the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program. 340: doi:10.2204/iodp.proc.340.204.2016

Dick, H. J. B., MacLeod, C. J., Blum, P. and the Expedition 360 Scientists (inc Morris, A.), 2016. Expedition 360 Preliminary Report: Southwest Indian Ridge lower crust and Moho. International Ocean Discovery Program.

de Groot, L.V., Pimentel, A. and Di Chiara, A., 2016. The multi-method paleointensity approach applied to volcanics from Terceira: full-vector geomagnetic data for the past 50 kyr. Geophysical Journal International, p.ggw095.

Hart, M. B., Fitzpatrick, M. E. J. and Smart, C. W. 2016. The Cretaceous/Paleogene boundary: Foraminifera, sea grasses, sea level change and sequence stratigraphy. Palaeogeography, Palaeoecology, Palaeoclimatology, 441, 420-429, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2015.06.046.

Hernandez-Moreno, C., Speranza, F., Di Chiara A., 2016. Paleomagnetic rotation pattern of the southern Chile fore-arc sliver (38°S-42°S): A new tool to evaluate plate locking along subduction zones. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth . DOI: 10.1002/2015JB012382.

Kent, E., Boulton, S. J., Stewart, I.S., Alçiçek, M.C., & Whittaker, A.C., 2016. Geomorphic and geological constraints on the active normal faulting of the Gediz (Alaşehir) Graben, Western Turkey. (Journal Geol. Soc. London)

Morris, A., 2016. Focusing on IODP Science: Shipboard Palaeomagnetism on the JOIDES Resolution. ECORD Newsletter, 26, 20-21.

Morris, A. and Maffione, M., 2016. Is the Troodos ophiolite (Cyprus) a complete, transform fault-bounded Neotethyan ridge segment? Geology, 44, 199-202, doi: 10.1130/G37529.1.

Morris, A., Meyer, M., Anderson, M. W. and MacLeod, C. J., 2016. Clockwise rotation of the entire Oman ophiolite occurred in response to subduction rollback. Geology, 44, 1055-1058, doi: 10.1130/G38380.

MacLeod, C. J. and Morris, A., 2016. Expedition 360 – Southwest Indian Ridge lower crust and Moho: the nature of the lower crust and Moho at slower spreading ridges (SloMo Leg 1). IODP UK Newsletter, 40, 12-14.

Oberthür T, Melcher F, Goldmann S, Wotruba H, Gerdes A, Dijkstra AH & Dale CW (2016) Mineralogy and mineral chemistry of detrital heavy minerals from the Rhine River in Germany as evidence to their provenance, sedimentary and depositional history: focus on platinum-group minerals and remarks on cassiterite, columbite-group minerals and uraninite. International Journal of Earth Sciences 105 (2), 637 - 657

Pimentel, A., Zanon, V., de Groot, L. V., Hipólito, A., Di Chiara, A., Self, S. (2016). Stress-induced comenditic trachyte effusion triggered by trachybasalt intrusion: multidisciplinary study of the AD 1761 eruption at Terceira Island (Azores). Bulletin of Volcanology, 78(3), 1-21.

Sheldon, N.D., Grimes, S.T., Hooker, J.J., Collinson, M.E., Bugler, M.J., Hren, M.T. Price G.D. and Sutton P.A. 2016. Coupling of marine and continental oxygen isotope records during the Eocene-Oligocene transition. GSA Bulletin, doi:10.1130/B31315.1

Tominaga, M., Tivey, M. A., MacLeod, C. J., Morris, A., Lissenberg, C. J., Shillington, D. J. and Ferrini, V., 2016. Characterization of the in situ magnetic architecture of oceanic crust (Hess Deep) using near-source vector magnetic data. Journal of Geophysical Research. doi: 10.1002/2015JB012783.

Viegas, G., Menegon, L., Archanjo, C., 2016. Brittle grain-size reduction of feldspar, phase mixing and strain localization in granitoids at mid-crustal conditions (Pernambuco shear zone, NE Brazil). Solid Earth, 7, 375-396.

Wall-Palmer, D., Smart, C. W., Kirby, R., Hart, M. B., Peijnenburg, K. T. C. A. and Janssen, A. W., 2016. A review of the ecology, palaeontology and distribution of atlantid heteropods (Caenogastropoda: Pterotracheoidea: Atlantidae). Journal of Molluscan Studies, doi: 10.1093/mollus/eyv063.

2015 publications

Arculus, R.J., Ishizuka, O., Bogus, K., and the Expedition 351 Scientists (inc. Morris, A.), 2015. Proceedings of the International Ocean Discovery Program, Expedition 351: Izu-Bonin-Mariana Arc Origins: College Station, TX (International Ocean Discovery Program). doi: 10.14379/iodp.proc.351.2015.

Arculus, R. J., Ishizuka, O., Bogus, K., Gurnis, M. C., Hickey-Vargas, R., Aljahdali, M. H., Bandini-Maeder, A. N., Barth, A. P., Brandl, P. A., Drab, L., do Monte Guerra, R., Hamada, M., Jiang, F., Kanayama, K., Kender, S., Kusano, Y., Li, H., Loudin, L. C., Maffione, M., Marsaglia, K. M., McCarthy, A., Meffre, S., Morris, A., Savov, I. P., Sena, C. A., Tepley III, F. J., van der Land, C., Yogodzinski, G. M. and Zhang, Z., 2015. A record of spontaneous subduction initiation in the Izu-Bonin-Mariana arc. Nature Geoscience, 8, 728-733.

Balthasar, U. & Cusack, M., 2015, Aragonite-calcite seas—Quantifying the gray area. Geology, v. 43(2): 99-102.

Boon, D.P., Chambers, J.E., Hobbs, P.R.N., Kirkham, M., Merritt, A.J., Dashwood, C., Pennington, C., Wilby, P.R., (2015) A combined geomorphological and geophysical approach to characterising relict landslide hazard on the Jurassic Escarpments of Great Britain, Geomorphology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2015.07.005

Cassidy M., Cole PD, Hicks K., Varley N., et al (2015) Rapid and slow: varying magma ascent rates as a mechanism for Vulcanian explosions. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 420. 73-84

Cassidy, M., Watt, S.F.L., Talling, P. J., Palmer, M.R., Edmonds, M., Jutzeler, M., Wall-Palmer, D., Manga, M., Coussens, M., Gernon, T., Taylor, R.N., Michalik, A., Inglis, E., Breitkreuz, C., Le Friant, A., Ishizuka, O., Boudon, G., McCanta, M.C., Adachi, T., Hornbach, M.J., Colas, S.L., Endo, D., Fujinawa, A., Kataoka, K.S., Maeno, F., Tamura, Y. and Wang, F. 2015. Rapid onset of mafic magmatism facilitated by volcanic edifice collapse. Geophysical Research Letters, 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL064519.

Christopher T,, J. Blundy,, K. Cashman, P. Cole, M. Edmonds, P. J. Smith, R. S. J. Sparks, A. Stinton 2015 Crustal-scale degassing due to magma system destabilization and magma-gas decoupling at Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat. Geophys. Geochem. Geosyst., 16 (9) 2797 -2811

Cole, P. D., Stinton, A.J.,Odbert, H. M., Bonadonna,C., and Stewart, R. C., 2015. An inclined Vulcanian explosion and associated products. Journal of the Geological Society, 172, 287-293.

Consolaro, C. Rasmussen, T. L.Panieri, G. Mienert, J.Bünz, S. and Sztybor, K. 2015. Carbon isotope (δ13C) excursions suggest times of major methane release during the last 14 kyr in Fram Strait, the deep-water gateway to the Arctic, Climate of the Past, 11, 669-685.

Expedition 351 Scientists (inc. A. Morris), 2015. Izu-Bonin-Mariana arc origins: continental crust formation at an intra-oceanic arc: foundation, inception, and early evolution. International Ocean Discovery Program Preliminary Report, 351. doi: 10.14379/ iodp.pr.351.2015.

Foster, W.J., Danise, S., Sedlacek, A., Price, G.D., Hips, K., Twitchett R.J., 2015. Environmental controls on the post-Permian recovery of benthic, tropical marine ecosystems in western Palaeotethys (Aggtelek Karst, Hungary). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 440, 374-394.

Gasser, D., Jeřábek, P., Faber, C., Stünitz, H., Menegon, L., Corfu, F., ... & Whitehouse, M. J. (2015). Behaviour of geochronometers and timing of metamorphic reactions during deformation at lower crustal conditions: Phase equilibrium modelling and U‐Pb dating of zircon, monazite, rutile and titanite from the Kalak Nappe Complex, northern Norway. Journal of Metamorphic Geology.

Gébelin, A., Teyssier, C., Heizler, M., Mulch, A. (2015). Meteoric water circulation in a rolling-hinge detachment system (northern Snake Range core complex, Nevada), Geological Society of America Bulletin, 127, 149-161, doi: 10.1130/B31063.1.

Hart, M. B., Cartwright, K., Fisk, B., Smart, C. W., Consolaro, C. and Hall-Spencer, J. M., 2015. Foraminifera of the Fal Estuary (Cornwall), including taxa associated with maerl beds. Geoscience in South-West England, 13, 483-490.

Hart, M. B., Clarke, M. R., De Jonghe, A., Price, G. D., Page, K. N. and Smart, C. W., 2015. Statoliths from the Jurassic succession of south-west England, United Kingdom. Swiss Journal of Palaeontology, 134, 199-205, DOI: 10.1007/s13358-015-0080-3.

Hart, M. B., Stubbles, S. J., Smart, C. W., Fisher, J. K., Hoddinott, C., Marshall-Penn, I. and Yeo, A., 2015. Foraminifera from the Fowey Estuary, Cornwall. Geoscience in South-West England, 13, 304-315.

Hall-Spencer, J. M., Pettit, L. R., Newcomb, L. A., Carrington, E., Smart, C. W., Hart, M. B. and Milazzo, M. 2015. It will take more than seaweed to deal with ocean acidification. European Journal of Phycology, 50, 198.

Hornbach, M.J., Manga, M., Genecov, M., Valdez, R., Miller, P., Saffer, D., Adelstein, E. and Expedition 340 scientists. 2015. Permeability and pressure measurements in Lesser Antilles submarine slides: Evidence for pressure-driven slow-slip failure. Journal of Geophysical Research, doi: 10.1002/2015JB012061

Jerrett, R.M., Price, G.D., Grimes, S.T. and Dawson A.T. 2015. A paleoclimatic and paleoatmospheric record from peatlands accumulating during the Cretaceous-Paleogene boundary event, Western Interior Basin, Canada. GSA Bulletin, doi:10.1130/B31166.1

Kjøll, H.J., Viola, G., Menegon, L., Sørensen, B.E., 2015. Brittle-viscous deformation of vein quartz under fluid-rich lower greenschist facies conditions. Solid Earth, 6, 681-699.

Maffione, M., Thieulot, C., van Hinsbergen, D. J. J., Morris, A., Oliver Plümper, O. and Spakman, W., 2015. Dynamics of intra-oceanic subduction initiation, part 1: Oceanic detachment fault inversion and the formation of forearc ophiolites. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 16, doi: 10.1002/2015GC005746.

Methner, K., Mulch, A., Teyssier, C., Wells, M., Gottardi, R., Gébelin, A., Chamberlain, P. (2015). Eocene and Miocene extension, meteoric fluid infiltration and core complex 1 formation in the Great Basin (Raft River Mountains, Utah), Tectonics, 34, 1-14, doi: 10.1002/2014TC003766.

Menegon, L., Fusseis, F., Stünitz, H., & Xiao, X. (2015). Creep cavitation bands control porosity and fluid flow in lower crustal shear zones. Geology, 43(3), 227-230.

Merritt., A.J., Chambers, J.E., Murphy, W., Wilkinson, P.B., West, L.J. & Uhlemann, S., (2015), Measurement and modelling of soil moisture – electrical resistivity relationship for the calibration of time-lapse electrical resistivity tomograms (ERT), J. App. Geophysics. http://dx.doi:10.1016/j.jappgeo.2015.11.005

Morris, A., Robertson, A. H. F., Anderson, M. W. and Hodgson, E., 2015. Did the Kyrenia Range of northern Cyprus rotate with the Troodos microplate during the tectonic evolution of the eastern Mediterranean? International Journal of Earth Sciences, doi: 10.1007/s00531-015-1208-9.

Pettit, L. R., Smart, C. W., Hart, M. B., Milazzo, M. and Hall-Spencer, J. M., 2015. Seaweed fails to prevent ocean acidification impact on foraminifera along a shallow-water CO2 gradient. Ecology and Evolution, doi: 10.1002/ece3.1475.

Price G.D., Hart, M.B. Wilby, P.R., Page, K.P., 2015. Isotopic analysis of Jurassic (Callovian) mollusks from the Christian Malford Lagerstätte (UK): Implications for ocean water temperature estimates based on Belemnoids. Palaios, 30, 645-654.

Robertson, A, H. F., Boulton, S. J, Taslı, K., İnan, N., Yildirim, N., Parlak, O., 2015. Late Cretaceous-Miocene sedimentary development of the Arabian continental margin in SE Turkey (Adıyaman region): Implications for regional palaeogeography and the closure history of Southern Neotethys. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences. doi:10.1016/j.jseaes.2015.01.025 

Trela, J., Ferré, E. C., Launeau, P., Bartz, D. M. and Morris, A., 2015. Magmatic accretion and thermal convection at the sheeted dike-gabbro boundary in superfast crust, ODP Hole 1256D. Tectonophysics, doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2015.08.023

Tukur, A., Samaila, N.K., Grimes, S.T. Kariya, I.I. and Chaanda M.S. 2015. Two member subdivision of the Bima Sandstone, Upper Benue Trough, Nigeria: Based on sedimentological data. Journal of African Earth Sciences 104, 140–158.

Uhlemann, S., Wilkinson, P.B., Chambers, J.C., Maurer, H., Merritt, A.J., Gunn, D.A., Meldrum, P.I., (2015) Interpolation of landslide movements to improve the accuracy of 4D geoelectrical monitoring, Journal of Applied Geophysics, Volume 121, Pages 93-105, ISSN 0926-9851, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jappgeo.2015.07.003

Uhlemann, S., Smith, A., Chambers, J., Dixon, N., Dijkstra, T., Haslam, E., Meldrum, P., Merritt, A., Gunn, D., Mackay, J. (2015). Assessment of ground-based monitoring techniques applied to landslide investigations. Geomorphology, http://dx.doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2015.10.027

van Hinsbergen DJJ, Cunningham WD, Straathof GB, Ganerød M, Hendriks BWH & Dijkstra AH (2015) 'Triassic to Cenozoic multi-stage intra-plate deformation focused near the Bogd Fault system, Gobi Altai, Mongolia' Geoscience Frontiers 6 (5), pp 723 - 740

Wall-Palmer, D., Smart, C.W., and Hart, M.B., 2015. Data report: the Late Quaternary fossil record of holoplanktonic gastropods at IODP Sites U1395 and U1394. In: Le Friant, A., Ishizuka, O., Stroncik, N.A., and the Expedition 340 Scientists, Proceedings of the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program, 340: Tokyo (Integrated Ocean Drilling Program Management International, Inc.). doi:10.2204/iodp.proc.340.203.2015.

Wall-Palmer, D., Smart, C.W. and Hart, M.B. 2015.The fossil record of holoplanktic gastropods at IODP Sites U1395 and U1394. Proceedings of the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program, 340: doi:10.2204/iodp.proc.340.203.2015.

Watt, S.F.L., Jutzeler, M., Talling, P.J., Carey, S.N., Sparks, R.S.J., Tucker, M., Stinton, A.J., Fisher, J.K., Wall-Palmer, D., Hühnerbach, V. and Moreton, S.G. 2015. New insights into landslide processes around volcanic islands from Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) observations offshore Montserrat. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems. doi: 10.1002/2015GC005781

2014 publications

Boulton, S.J., Stokes, M., Mather, A.E., 2014. Transient fluvial incision as an indicator of active faulting and Plio-Quaternary uplift of the Moroccan High Atlas. Tectonophysics, doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2014.06.032

Cole PD , Smith P, Komorowski J‐C, Alfano F, Bonadonna C, Odbert HM, Christopher,T, Loughlin SC, (2014) Ash venting occurring both prior to and during lava extrusion at Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat, from 2005 to 2010. In: Wadge, G., Robertson, R. E. A. & Voight, B. (eds) The Eruption of Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 39, 71–92, http://dx.doi.org/10.1144/M39.4

Cole PD Smith P,Odbert HM, Stinton AJ, (2014) Vulcanian explosions at Soufriere Hills Volcano, Montserrat betwee 2008 and 2010. In: Wadge, G., Robertson, R. E. A. & Voight, B. (eds) The Eruption of Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 39, 93–111, http://dx.doi.org/10.1144/M39.5

Delle Donne D, Ripepe M, De Angelis S, Cole PD, Lacanna G,. Stewart R (2014) Thermal and Acoustic Signals from Pyroclastic Density Currents and Vulcanian Explosions at Soufriere Hills Volcano,Montserrat. In: Wadge, G., Robertson, R. E. A. & Voight, B. (eds) The Eruption of Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 39, 169–178 http://dx.doi.org/10.1144/M39.9

Expedition 345 Scientists (inc. A. Morris), 2014. Hess Deep Plutonic Crust: Exploring the plutonic crust at a fast-spreading ridge: new drilling at Hess Deep. IODP Prel. Rept., 345. doi:10.2204/iodp.pr.345.2014.

Ferré, E.C., Gébelin, A., Conder, J.A., Christensen, N., Wood, J.D., Teyssier, C. (2014). Seismic anisotropy of the Archean lithosphere in the Superior Province inferred from petrofabrics, Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1002/2013GL059116.

Ferré, E.C., Gébelin, A., Till, J.L., Sassier, C., Burmeister, K.C. (2014). Deformation and magnetic fabrics in ductile shear zones: A review, Tectonophysics, 629, 179-188, doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2014.04.008.

Gillis, K. M., Snow, J. E., Klaus, A., Abe, N., Adrião, A. de B., Akizawa, N., Ceuleneer, G., Cheadle, M. J., Faak, K., Falloon, T. J., Friedman, S. A., Godard, M., Guerin, G., Harigane, Y., Horst, A.J., Hoshide, T., Ildefonse, B., Jean, M. M., John, B. E., Koepke, J. H., Machi, S., Maeda, J., Marks, N. E., McCaig, A. M., Meyer, R., Morris, A., Nozaka, T., Python, M., Saha, A., Wintsch, R. P., 2014. Primitive Layered Gabbros from Fast-Spreading Lower Oceanic Crust. Nature, 505, 204-207.

Gillis, K.M., Snow, J.E., Klaus, A. and the Expedition 345 Scientists (inc. A. Morris), 2014. Proceedings of the International Ocean Discovery Program, Expedition, 345: Hess Deep plutonic crust: exploring the plutonic crust at a fast-spreading ridge: College Station, TX (Integrated Ocean Drilling Program). doi:10.2204/iodp.proc.345.2014

Griffiths, J.S., 2014. Feet on the ground: the past, present and future of engineering geology - the Fourteenth Glossop Lecture. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 47, 116-143. Doi: 10.1144/qjegh2013-087

Hanif, M., Hart, M.B., Grimes S.T. and Leng M. J. 2014. Integrated stratigraphy and palaeoenvironment of the P/E boundary interval, Rakhi Nala section, Indus Basin (Pakistan). Arabian Journal of Geoscience 7, 323-339

Hart, M.B. 2014. The ‘Otter Sandstone River’ of the mid-Triassic and its vertebrate fauna. Proceedings of the Geologists’ Association, London, 125, 560–566.

Hart, M. B., Leighton, A. D., Smart, C. W., Pettit, L. R., Medina-Sánchez, I. N., Harries, P. J., Cárdenas, A. L., Hall-Spencer, J. M. and Prol-Ledesma, R. M., 2014. Ocean acidification in modern seas and its recognition in the geological record: the Cretaceous/Paleogene boundary in Texas and Alabama. Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Transactions, 64, 193-213.

Hautmann, S., F. Witham, T. Christopher, P. Cole, A. T. Linde, I. S. Sacks, and S. J. Sparks (2014),Strain field analysis on Montserrat (W.I.) as tool for assessing permeable flow paths in the magmatic system of Soufrière Hills Volcano, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 15, 676–690, doi:10.1002/2013GC005087.

Horwell CJ., Hillman SE., Cole PD., Loughlin SC., Llewellyn EW., Damby DE., Christopher TE., (2014) Controls on variations in cristobalite abundance in ash generated by the Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat. In: Wadge, G., Robertson, R. E. A. & Voight, B. (eds) The Eruption of Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 39,399-407

Ildefonse, B., Abe, N., Godard, M., Morris, A., Teagle, D.A.H. and Umino, S., 2014. Formation and evolution of oceanic lithosphere: new insights on crustal structure and igneous geochemistry from ODP/IODP sites 1256, U1309, and U1415. In: Stein, R., Blackman, D., Inagaki, F. and Larsen, H.-C. (eds), “Earth and life processes discovered from subseafloor environment – a decade of science achieved by the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP)”, Developments in Marine Geology, Elsevier, vol 7, 449-506

Koot, M.B., Cuny, G., Orchard, M.J., Richoz, S., Hart, M.B. & Twitchett, R.J. 2014. New hybodontiform and neosalachian sharks from the Lower Triassic of Oman. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, doi: 10.1080/14772019.2014.963179.

Maffione, M., Morris, A., Plumper, O. And van Hinsbergen, D. J. J., 2014. Magnetic properties of variably serpentinized peridotites and their implication for the evolution of oceanic core complexes. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15, doi: 10.1002/2013GC004993.

Manners, H.R., Grimes, S.T., Sutton, P.A., Domingo, L., Leng, M.J., Twitchett, R.J., Hart, M.B., Dunkley Jones, T., Pancost, R.D., Duller, R. & Lopez-Martinez, N. 2014. Reply to comment on "Magnitude and profile of organic carbon isotope records from the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum: Evidence from northern Spain" by Manners et al. [Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 376 (2013) 220-230]. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 395, 294 – 295

Mather, A. E., Hartley, A. J., & Griffiths, J. S., 2014. The giant coastal landslides of Northern Chile: tectonic and climate interactions on a classic convergent plate margin. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 388, 249-256. Doi: 10.1016/j.epsi.2013.10.019

Negrini, M., Stunitz, H., Nasipuri, P., Menegon, L., Morales, L.F.G., 2014. Semibrittle deformation and partial melting of perthitic K-feldspar: An experimental study. Journal of Geophysical Research, 119, 3478-3502, doi: 10.1002/2013JB010573.

Ogburn SE, Calder ES, Cole PD, Stinton AJ (2014) The effect of topography on ash-cloud surge generation and propagation. In: Wadge, G., Robertson, R. E. A. & Voight, B. (eds) The Eruption of Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 39, 179–194 http://dx.doi.org/10.1144/M39.10

Stinton A. J., Cole , P.D., Stewart , R. C., Odbert , H.M. & Smith , P. (2014) The 11 February 2010 partial dome collapse at Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat. In : Wadge , G., Robertson , R. E. A. & Voight , B. (eds) The Eruption of Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010 . Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 39 , 133–152, http: // dx.doi.org / 10.1144 / M39 .

Stinton A. J., Cole , P.D., Odbert , H.M., Christopher , T., Avard , G. & Bernstein , M. (2014) Dome growth and valley fill during Phase 5 (8 October 2009–11 February 2010) at the Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat. In : Wadge , G., Robertson , R. E. A. & Voight , B. (eds) The Eruption of Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010 . Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 39 , 113–131, http: // dx.doi.org / 10.1144 / M39.6

Stone J., Barclay J., Simmons P., Cole PD., Loughlin SC., Ramon P., Mothes P., (2014) Risk reduction through community-based monitoring: the vigias of Tungurahua, Ecuador. Journal of Applied Volcanology 3: 11 doi:10.1186/s13617-014-0011-9

Sword-Daniels V., Wilson TM., Sargeant S., Rossetto T., Twigg J., Johnston DM., Loughlin SC., Cole PD.,(2014) Consequences of Long term volcanic activity for essential services in Montserrat: challenges, adaptions and resilience. In: Wadge, G., Robertson, R. E. A. & Voight, B. (eds) The Eruption of Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 39, 471 – 488

Wadge G., Voight , B., Sparks , R. S. J., Cole , P.D., Loughlin , S. C. & Robertson , R. E. A. (2014) An overview of the eruption of Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010. In : Wadge , G., Robertson , R. E. A. & Voight , B. (eds) The Eruption of Soufrie`re Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010 . Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 39 , 1–39,http: // dx.doi.org / 10.1144 / M39.1 

VanDeVelde, J. H., and Bowen, G.J., 2014, Isotope hydrology of early Paleogene Lake Flagstaff: implications for Cordilleran evolution: American Journal of Science, v. 314, p. 1436-1461

Wall-Palmer, D., Coussens, M., Talling, P. J., Jutzeler, M., Cassidy, M., Marchant, I., Palmer, M. R., Watt, S. F. L., Smart, C. W., Fisher, J. K., Hart, M. B., Fraas, A., Trofimovs, J., Le Friant, A., Ishizuka, O., Adachi,T., Aljahdali, M., Boudon, G., Breitkreuz, C., Endo, D., Fujinawa, A., Hatfield, R., Hornbach, M. J., Kataoka, K., Lafuerza, S., Maeno, F., Manga, M., Martinez-Colon, M., McCanta, M., Morgan, S., Saito, T., Slagle, A. L., Stinton, A. J., Subramanyam K. S. V., Tamura, Y., Villemant, B. and Wang, F., 2014. Late Pleistocene stratigraphy of IODP Site U1396 and compiled chronology offshore of south and south west Montserrat, Lesser Antilles. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15, 3000-3020, doi:10.1002/2014GC005402.

Wall-Palmer, D., Smart, C. W., Hart, M. B., Leng, M. J., Borghini, M., Manini, E., Aliani, S. and Conversi, A., 2014. Late Pleistocene pteropods, heteropods and planktonic foraminifera from the Caribbean Sea, Mediterranean Sea and Indian Ocean. Micropaleontology, 60, 557-578. 

2013 publications

Boulton, S.J., 2013. Tectonic development of the Karasu Valley, southern Turkey: successive structural events during basin formation. In: Robertson, A.H.F., Parlak, O., Unlugenc, U.C., (eds) Geological development of the Anatolia and the Easternmost Mediterranean Region, Geological Society, London, Special Publication 372, 531-543. doi:10.1144/SP372.1 

Chen, Y.L., Twitchett, R.J., Jiang, H.S., Richoz, S., Lai, X.L., Yan, C.B., Sun, Y.D., Liu, X.D., Wang, L., 2013. Size variation of conodonts during the Smithian-Spathian (Early Triassic) global warming event. Geology, 41, 823-826 DOI: 10.1130/G34171.1

Danise, S., Dominici, S., Glover, A.G., Dahlgren, T.G., 2013. Molluscs from a shallow-water whale-fall and their affinities with adjacent benthic communities on the Swedish west coast. Marine Biology Research, 10, 3-16.

Danise, S., Twitchett, R. J., Little, C. T. S., Clémence, M-E., 2013. The Impact of Global Warming and Anoxia on Marine Benthic Community Dynamics: an Example from the Toarcian (Early Jurassic). PLoS ONE 8(2): e56255

Darnell, A. R., Phillips,J. C., Barclay, J., Herd, R. A., Lovett, A. A., Cole, P. D. 2013 Developing a simplified geographical information system approach to dilute lahar modelling for rapid hazard assessment. Bulletin of Volcanology 75 DOI: 10.1007/s00445-013-0713-6

Dunhill, A. M., Benton, M. J., Newell A. J., Twitchett R. J., 2013. Completeness of the fossil record and the validity of sampling proxies: a case study from the Triassic of England and WalesJournal of the Geological Society, 170, 291-300.

Ferrini, V. L., Shillington, D. J., Gillis, K., Teagle, D. A. H., MacLeod, C. J., Teagle, D. A. H., Morris, A., Cazenave, P. W., Hurst, S., Tominaga, M. and the JC21 Scientific Party, 2013. Evidence of mass failure in the Hess Deep Rift from multi-resolutional bathymetry data. Marine Geology, 339, 13-21.

Hart, M. B., De Jonghe, A., Rundle, A. J. and Smart, C. W., 2013. Statoliths: neglected microfossils. Journal of Micropalaeontology, 32, 219-220. doi: 10.1144/jmpaleo2012-016

Hren, M.T., Sheldon, N. D., Grimes, S. T., Collinson, M. E., Hooker, J. J., Bugler, M. & Lohmann K. 2013. Terrestrial Cooling in Northern Europe during the Eocene-Oligocene Transition. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science 110, 7562-7567

Jaraula, C.M.B, Grice, K., Twitchett, R.J., Bottcher, M.E., LeMetayer, P., Dastidar, A.G., Opazo, L.F. 2013. Elevated pCO2 leading to Late Triassic extinction, persistent photic zone euxinia, and rising sea levels. Geology, 41, 955-958 DOI: 10.1130/G34183.1

Koot, M., Cuny, G.G.R., Tintori, A., Twitchett, R.J., 2013. A new diverse shark fauna from the Wordian (Middle Permian) Khuff Formation in the interior Haushi-Huqf area, Sultanate of Oman. Palaeontology , 56, 303-343.

Lachowycz, SM, Pyle DM, Mather, TA, Varley, NR, Odbert, HM, Cole, PD, Reyes-Davila, GA 2013 Long-Range correlations identified in timer-series of volcano seismicity during dome-forming eruptions using detrended fluctuation analysis. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 264 197-209.

Maffione, M., Morris, A. and Anderson, M. W., 2013. Recognizing detachment-mode spreading in the deep geological past. Scientific Reports, 3:2336, doi: 10.1038/srep02336 

Manners, H. R., Grimes, S.T., Sutton, P. A., Domingo, L., Leng, M. J., Twitchett, R. J., Hart, M. B., Dunkley-Jones, T., Pancost, R. D., Duller, R., Lopez-Martinez, N. 2013. Magnitude and profile of organic carbon isotope records from the Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum: Evidence from northern Spain. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 376, 220-230. 

Menegon, L., Stünitz, H., Nasipuri, P., Heilbronner, R., Svahnberg, H., 2013. Transition from fracturing to viscous flow in granulite-facies perthitic feldspar (Lofoten, Norway). Journal of Structural Geology, 48, 95-112.

Pettit, L. R., Hart, M. B., Medina-Sánchez, A. N., Smart, C. W., Rodolfo-Metalpa, R., Hall-Spencer, J. M. and Prol-Ladesma, R. M., 2013. Benthic foraminifera show some resilience to ocean acidification in the northern Gulf of California, Mexico. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 73, 452-462

Price, G.D., Twitchett, R.J., Wheeley, J.R., Buono, G. 2013. Isotopic evidence for long term warmth in the Mesozoic. Scientific Reports 3, 1438; DOI:10.1038/srep01438

Trofimovs, J., Talling, P.J., Fisher, J.K., Hart, M.B., Sparks, R.S.J., Watt, S.F.L., Cassidy, M., Smart, C.W., Le Friant, A., Moreton, S.G., and Leng, M.J. 2013 Timing, origin and emplacement dynamics of mass flows offshore of SE Montserrat in the last 110 ka: Implications for landslide and tsunami hazards, eruption history, and volcanic island evolution. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 14, 385-406.

VanDeVelde, J.H. and Bowen, G.J. 2013 Effects of chemical pretreatments on the hydrogen isotope composition of 2:1 clay minerals. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 27, 1143-1148.

VanDeVelde, J.H., Bowen, G.J., Passey, B.H., and Bowen, B.B. 2013 Climatic and diagenetic signals in the stable isotope geochemistry of dolomitic paleosols spanning the Paleocene-Eocene boundary. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 109, 254-267.

Wall-Palmer, D., Smart, C. W. and Hart, M. B., 2013. In-life pteropod shell dissolution as an indicator of past ocean carbonate saturation. Quaternary Science Reviews, 81, 29-34. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2013.09.019. 

2012 publications

Belcher, C.M. & Mander, L. 2012. Catastrophe: Extraterrestrial impacts, massive volcanism and the biosphere. In: A. Henderson-Sellers & K. McGuffie (Eds). The Future of the World’s Climate, pp. 463–485, Elsevier, Amsterdam, (ISBN 9780123869173).

Benton, M.J., Newell, A.J., Khlyupinc A.Yu., Price, G.D., Kurkin, A.A., 2012. Preservation of vertebrate skeletons in deep fluvial scours in the Late Permian of Kotel’nich, European Russia. Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology, 319, 58-83.

Bistacchi, A., Massironi, M., Menegon, L., Bolognesi, F., Donghi, V., 2012. On the nucleation of non-Andersonian faults along phyllosilicate-rich mylonite belts. In: Healy, D., Butler, R.W.H., Shipton, Z.K., Sibson, R.H. (Eds) Faulting, Fracturing and Igneous Intrusion in the Earth’s Crust. Geological Society, London, Special Publication, 367, 185-199.

Danise, S., Cavalazzi, B., Dominici, S., Westall, F., Monechi, S. & Guioli, S. 2012. Evidence of microbial activity form a shallow water whale fall (Voghera, northern Italy). Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatololgy Palaeoecology, 317-318, 13–26.

Domingo, L., Koch, P.L., Grimes, S.T., Morales, J. & López-Martínez, N., 2012. Isotopic paleoecology of mammals and the Middle Miocene Cooling event in the Madrid Basin (Spain). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 339-341, 98-113.

Domingo, L., López-Martínez, N. & Grimes, S.T., 2012. Trace element analyses indicative of paleodiets in Middle Miocene Mammals from the Somosaguas site (Madrid, Spain). Geologica Acta 10, 1-12.

Dunhill, A.M., Benton, M.J., Twitchett, R.J. and Newell, A.J., 2012. Completeness of the fossil record and the validity of sampling proxies at outcrop level. Palaeontology 55, 1155-1175.

Foster, WJ., Armynot du Chatelet, E. and Rogerson, M. 2012. Testing benthic foraminiferal distributions as a contemporary quantitative approach to biomonitoring estuarine heavy metal pollution. Marine Pollution Bulletin 64 (5) 1039-1048

Griffiths, J. S., & Whitworth, M Z., 2012 Engineering geomorphology of landslides. In J J Clague & D Stead (eds.) Landslides: Types, Mechanisms and Modeling. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 172-186.

Griffiths, J. S., & Radford, T, 2012. An introduction to earthworks in Europe. In Radford, T. & Kidd, A, (eds), Earthworks. Geological Society Engineering Geology Special Publication, 26, 1-4.

Griffiths, J. S., Stead, D, Stokes, M & Giles, D. 2012. Landscape evolution and engineering geology: the results of Commission 22. Bulletin of the International Association for Engineering Geology and the Environment. On-line doi 10.1007/s10064-012-0434-7

Griffiths, J.S., Stokes, M. & Engineering Group Working Party, 2012. Hazards and the desert ground model. In: WALKER, M. (ed) Hot Deserts: Engineering, Geology and Geomorphology. Geological Society Engineering Geology Special Publication 25, 97 - 142 , DOI: 10.1144/EGSP25.04

Griffiths, J. S, Stokes, M, Stead, D, & Giles, D. 2012. Landscape evolution and engineering geology: the results of Commission 22. Bulletin of the International Association for Engineering Geology and the Environment, 71, 606-636. doi 10.1007/s10064-012-0434-7

Griffiths, J.S., Fookes, P.G., Goudie, A.S., Stokes, M. & Engineering Group Working Party, 2012. Processes and landforms in deserts. In: WALKER, M. (ed) Hot Deserts: Engineering, Geology and Geomorphology. Geological Society Engineering Geology Special Publication 25, 33-95, DOI: 10.1144/EGSP25

Kearsey, T., Twitchett, R.J. & Newell, A.J., 2012. The origin and significance of pedogenic dolomite from the Upper Permian of the South Urals of Russia. Geological Magazine 149, 291-307.

Hart, M. B., Hudson, W., Smart, C. W. and Tyszka, J., 2012. A reassessment of 'Globigerina bathoniana' Pazdrowa, 1969 and the palaeoceanographic significance of Jurassic planktic foraminifera from southern Poland. Journal of Micropalaeontology, 31, 97-109.

Hart, M. B., Yancey, T. E., Leighton, A. D., Miller, B., Liu, C., Smart, C. W. and Twitchett, R. J., 2012. The Cretaceous-Paleogene boundary on the Brazos River, Texas: new stratigraphic sections and revised interpretations. Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Journal, 1, 69-80

Martin, D., Thompson, A., Stewart, I., Gilbert, E., Hope, K., Kawai, G. & Griffiths, A. 2012. A paradigm of fragile Earth in Priestley’s bell jar. Extreme Physiology & Medicine, 1, 1-5.

Newell, A.J., Benton, M.J., Kearsey, T., Taylor, G., Twitchett, R.J. & Tverdokhlebov, V.P. 2012 Calcretes, fluviolacustrine sediments and subsidence patterns in Permo-Triassic salt-walled minibasins of the south Urals, Russia. Sedimentology, 59, 1659-1676.

Peacock, D.C.P. & Anderson, M.W., 2012. The scaling of pull-aparts and implications for fluid flow in areas with strike-slip faults. Journal of Petroleum Geology, 35(4), 389-400.

Pressling, N., Morris, A., John, B. E. and MacLeod, C. J., 2012. The internal structure of an oceanic core complex: an integrated analysis of oriented borehole imagery from IODP Hole U1309D (Atlantis Massif). Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 13, doi: 10.1029/2012GC004061.

Price G.D., Harwood, E., 2012. Isotopic analysis of belemnites and brachiopods from the Cretaceous (Albian) Hunstanton Red Chalk Formation. Proceedings of the Geologists Association, 123, 479-485. 

Rosenbaum, G., Menegon, L., Glodny, J., Vasconcelos, P., Ring, U., Massironi, M., Thiede, D., Nasipuri, P., 2012. Dating deformation in the Gran Paradiso Massif (NW Italian Alps): implications for the exhumation of high-pressure rocks in a collisional belt. Lithos, 144-145, 130-144.

Teagle, D. A. H., Ildefonse, B., Blum, P. and the IODP Expedition 335 Scientific Party (inc. Morris, A.), 2012. IODP Expedition 335: Deep sampling in ODP Hole 1256D. Scientific Drilling, 13, 28-34, doi: 10.2204/iodp.sd.13.04.2011.

Teagle, D. A. H., Ildefonse, B., Blum, P. and the IODP Expedition 335 Scientific Party (inc. Morris, A.), 2012. Superfast Spreading Rate Crust 4: Drilling gabbro in intact ocean crust formed at a superfast spreading rate. Proceedings of the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program, volume 335. Tokyo (Integrated Ocean Drilling Program Management International Inc. doi: 10.2204/iodp.proc.335.2012.

Stewart, I.S. & Nield, T. 2012. Earth stories: context and narrative in the communication of popular geoscience. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pgeola.2012.08.008.

Stokes, M., Charman, J., Epps, R.J., Griffiths, J.S. & Engineering Group Working Party, 2012. Soil and rock description characteristics. In: WALKER, M. (ed) Hot Deserts: Engineering, Geology and Geomorphology. Geological Society Engineering Geology Special Publication 25, 143 - 157 , DOI: 10.1144/EGSP25.05

Stokes, M., Cunha, P.P., Martins, A.A. 2012. Techniques for analysing Late Cenozoic river terrace sequences. Geomorphology 165-166, 1-6. doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2012.03.022

Stokes, M., Griffiths, J.S. & Mather, A.E., 2012. Palaeoflood estimates of Pleistocene coarse grained river terrace landforms (Rio Almanzora, SE SPain). Geomorphology, DOI: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2012.01.007

Wall-Palmer, D., Hart, M. B., Smart, C. W., Sparks, R. S. J., Le Friant, A., Boudon, G., Deplus, C. and Komorowski, J. C., 2012. Pteropods from the Caribbean Sea: variations in calcification as an indicator of past ocean carbonate saturation. Biogeosciences, 9, 309-315. doi:10.5194/bg-9-309-2012.

Williamson, T., Henderson, R.A., Price, G.D., Collerson, K.D., 2012. Strontium-isotope stratigraphy of the Lower Cretaceous of Australia. Cretaceous Research, 36, 24-36.

Whittaker, A.C., & Boulton S.J., 2012. Tectonic and climatic controls on knickpoint retreat rates and landscape response times. Journal of Geophysical Research (Earth Surface), 117, F02024, doi:10.1029/2011JF002157. 

2011 publications

Algeo, T.J., Chen, Z.-Q., Fraiser, M.L. & Twitchett, R.J. (Eds.), 2011. Permian-Triassic ecosystems: collapse and rebuilding. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 308, 1-252.

Algeo, T.J., Chen, Z.-Q., Fraiser, M.L. & Twitchett, R.J., 2011. Terrestrial–marine teleconnections in the collapse and rebuilding of Early Triassic marine ecosystems. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 308, 1-11.

Barrett, P.M., Butler, R.J., Twitchett, R.J. & Hutt, S.C. 2011. New material of Valdosaurus canaliculatus (Ornithischia: Ornithopoda) from the Lower Cretaceous of Southern England. Special Papers in Palaeontology 86, 131-163.

Blackman, D. K., Ildefonse, B., John, B. E., Ohara, Y., Miller, D. J., Abe, N., Abratis, M., Andal, E. S., Andreani, M., Awaji, S., Beard, J. S., Brunelli, D., Charney, A. B., Christie, D. M., Collins, J., Delacour, A. G., Delius, H., Drouin, M., Einaudi, F., Escartín, J., Frost, B. R., Früh-Green, G., Fryer, P. B., Gee, J. S., Godard, M., Grimes, C. B., Halfpenny, A., Hansen, H.-E., Harris, A. C., Tamura, A., Hayman, N. W., Hellebrand, E., Hirose, T., Hirth, J. G., Ishimaru, S., Johnson, K. T. M., Karner, G. D., Linek, M., MacLeod, C. J., Maeda, J., Mason, O. U., McCaig, A. M., Michibayashi, K., Morris, A., Nakagawa, T., Nozaka, T., Rosner, M., Searle, R. C., Suhr, G., Tominaga, M., von der Handt, A., Yamasaki, T. and Zhao, X., 2011. Drilling constraints on lithospheric accretion and evolution at Atlantis Massif, Mid-Atlantic Ridge 30°N. Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, B07103, doi:10.1029/2010JB007931.

De Jonghe, A., Hart, M.B., Grimes, S.T., Mitlehner, A.G., Price G.D. & Smart C.W., 2011. Middle Eocene diatoms from Whitecliff Bay, Isle of Wight, England: stratigraphy and preservation. Proceedings of the Geologists’ Association 122, 472–483.

Donovan, K., Sidaway, J.D. & Stewart, I. 2011. Bridging the geo-divide: reflections on an interdisciplinary (ESRC/NERC) studentship.Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers 36, 9-14.

Expedition 335 Scientists (inc. Morris, A.), 2011. Superfast spreading rate crust 4: drilling gabbro in intact ocean crust formed at a superfast spreading rate. IODP Prel. Rept., 335. doi:10.2204/iodp.pr.335.2011

Findlay, H.S., Wood, H.L., Kendall, M.A., Spicer, J.I., Twitchett, R.J. & Widdicombe, S., 2011. Comparing the impact of high CO2 on calcium carbonate structures in different marine organisms. Marine Biology Research 7, 565-575.

Főzy, I., Janssen, N.M.M. and Price, G.D. 2011. High–resolution ammonite, belemnite and stable isotoperecord from the most complete Upper Jurassic section of the Bakony Mts (Transdanubian Range, Hungary). Geologica Capathica, 62, 413–433.

Griffiths, J.S., Lee, E. M., Brunsden, D. & Jones, D. K. C., 2011. The Cherry Garden landslide, Etchinghill escarpment, Southeast England. In Smith, M., Griffiths, J. S. & Paron, P. (eds.), Geomorphological Mapping: Methods and Applications. Developments in Earth Surface Processes, 15, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 397-411. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-444-53446-0.00014-8

Griffiths, J.S., Smith, M. & Paron, P., 2011. Introduction to applied geomorphological mapping. In Smith, M., Griffiths, J. S. & Paron, P. (eds.), Geomorphological Mapping: Methods and Applications. Developments in Earth Surface Processes, 15, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 3-11. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-444-53446-0.00001-X

Hart, M.B., Boulton, S.J., Hart, A. B, . & Leighton, A.D., 2011. Fortescue William Millett (1833-1915): The man and his legacy in South West England. Geoscience in South-West England, 12, 295 - 303.

Hart, M. B., Searle, S. R., Feist, S. E., Leighton, A. D., Price, G. D., Smart, C. W. and Twitchett, R. J., 2011. The distribution of benthic foraminifera across the Cretaceous-Paleogene boundary in Texas (Brazos River) and Denmark (Stevns Klint). In: Keller, G. and Adatte, T. (eds), End-Cretaceous mass extinction and the Chicxulub impact in Texas. SEPM Special Publication, 100, 179-196.

Hodgson, E., Grimes, S.T., Price, G.D., FitzPatrick, M.E.J., Hart, M.B. & Leng M.J., 2011. Paleogene carbon isotope excursions in the Bunkers Hill borehole: Hampshire Basin, UK. Proceedings of the Geologists’ Association 122, 460–471.

Hughes, H.E. & Thomas, A.T. 2011. Trilobite associations, taphonomy, lithofacies and environments of the Silurian reefs of North Greenland. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 302, 142-155.

Jacobsen, N.D., Twitchett, R.J. & Krystyn, L. 2011. Palaeoecological methods for assessing marine ecosystem recovery following the Late Permian mass extinction event. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 308, 200-212.

Jerrett, R. M., Davies, R. C., Hodgson, D. M., Flint, S. S. & Chiverrell. R. C., 2011a. The significance of hiatal surfaces in coal seams. Journal of the Geological Society 168, 629-632.

Jerrett, R. M., Flint, S. S., Davies, R. C. & Hodgson, D. M., 2011b. Sequence stratigraphic interpretation of a Pennsylvanian (Upper Carboniferous) coal from the central Appalachian Basin, USA. Sedimentology 58, 1190-1207.

Jerrett, R. M., Hodgson, D. M., Flint, S. S. & Davies, R. C., 2011c. Control of relative sea-level and climate on coal character in the Westphalian C (Atokan) Four Corners Formation, central Appalachian Basin, USA. Journal of Sedimentary Research 81, 420-445.

Kinnaird, T. C., Robertson, A. H. F. & Morris, A., 2011. Timing of uplift of the Troodos Massif (Cyprus) constrained by sedimentary and magnetic polarity evidence. Journal of the Geological Society, London 168, 457-470.

Leighton, A.D., Hart, M.B. & Smart, C.W. 2011. A preliminary investigation into calcareous dinoflagellate cysts and problematic microfossils from an expanded Cretaceous/Paleogene boundary section at Kulstirenden, Stevns Klint, Denmark. Cretaceous Research 32, 606-617

MacLeod, C. J., Carlut, J., Escartin, J., Horen, H. & Morris, A., 2011. Quantitative constraint on footwall rotations at the 15°45'N oceanic core complex, Mid-Atlantic Ridge: Implications for oceanic detachment fault processes. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 12, Q0AG03, doi: 10.1029/2011GC003503.

Massironi, M., Bistacchi, A., Menegon, L., 2011. Misoriented faults in exhumed metamorphic complexes: rule or exception? Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 307, 233-239, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2011.04.041.

Menegon, L., Nasipuri, P., Stünitz, H., Behrens, H., Ravna, E., 2011. Dry and strong quartz during deformation of the lower crust in the presence of melt. Journal of Geophysical Research, Solid Earth, 116, B10410, doi:10.1029/2011JB008371.

Menegon, L., Piazolo, S., Pennacchioni, G., 2011. The effect of Dauphiné twinning on plastic strain in quartz. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 161, 635-652.

Metcalfe, B., Twitchett, R.J. & Price-Lloyd, N., 2011. Changes in size and growth rate of ‘Lilliput’ animals in the earliest Triassic. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 308, 171-180.

Price, G.D., Főzy, I, Janssen, N.M.M. and Palfy, J. 2011. Late Valanginian–Barremian (Early Cretaceous) paleotemperatures inferred from belemnite stable isotopes and Mg/Ca ratios from Bersek Quarry (Gerecse Mountains, Transdanubian Range, Hungary. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology,305,1–9. 

Sadri, S., Hart, M. B. and Smart, C. W., 2011. Foraminifera from the sea grass communities of the proposed conservation zone in Tor Bay. Geoscience in South-West England, 12, 269-277.

Smith, M., Griffiths, J.S. & Paron, P., 2011. The future of geomorphological mapping. In Smith et al (eds.) Geomorphological Mapping: Methods and Applications. Developments in Earth Surface Processes, 15, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 589-593. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-444-53446-0.00024-0

Smith, M., Paron, P. & Griffiths, J.S., (Eds.) 2011. Geomorphological Mapping: Methods and Applications. Elsevier: Amsterdam, 613 pages.ISBN 978-0-444-53446-0

Wall-Palmer, D., Jones, M.T., Hart, M.B., Fisher, J.K., Smart, C.W., Hembury, D.J., Palmer, M.R. & Fones, G.R. 2011. Explosive volcanism as a cause for mass mortality of pteropods. Marine Geology 282, 231-239. 

2010 publications

Algeo, T.J. & Twitchett, R.J., 2010. Anomalous Early Triassic sediment fluxes due to elevated weathering rates and their biological consequences. Geology 38, 1023-1026.

Bistacchi, A., Massironi, M., Menegon, L., 2010. Three-dimensional characterization of a crustal-scale fault zone: the Pusteria and Sprechenstein fault system (Eastern Alps). Journal of Structural Geology, 32, 2022-2041.

Clémence, M.E., Bartolini, A., Gardin, S., Paris, G., Beaumont, V. and Page, K.N. 2010. Early Hettangian benthic-planktonic coupling at Doniford (SW England): Palaeoenvironmental implications for the aftermath of the end Triassic crisis. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 295: 102-115.

Clémence, M.E., Gardin, S., Bartolini, A., Paris, G., Beaumont V., Guex, J., 2010. Carbonate surface productivity decline at the end-Triassic: Evidence from Austria. Swiss Journal of Geosciences 103, 293-315.

Clémence, M.E., Bartolini, A., Gardin, S., Paris, G., Beaumont V., Guex, J., 2010. Early Hettangian benthic-planktonic coupling at Doniford (SW England). Implication for the renewal of the carbonate pelagic production in the aftermath of the end-Triassic crisis. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 295, 102-115

Danise, S., Dominici, S. & Betocchi, U. 2010. Mollusk species at a Pliocene shelf whale fall (Orciano Pisano, Tuscany). Palaios, 25, 449–456.

Dias, B. B., Hart, M.B., Smart, C. W. & Hall-Spencer, J. M., 2010. Modern seawater acidification: the response of foraminifera to high CO2 conditions in the Mediterranean Sea. Journal of the Geological Society, London 167, 843-846.

Dijkstra, A.H., Sergeev, D. S., Spandler, C., Pettke, T., Meisel, T. & Cawood, P. A., 2010. Highly refractory peridotites on Macquarie Island and the case for anciently-depleted domains in the Earth's mantle. Journal of Petrology 51, 469-493.

Donovan, K. 2010. Doing social volcanology: exploring volcanic culture in Indonesia. Area 42, 117-126

Fozy, I. Janssen, N. M.M., Price, G.D., Knauer, J. & Pálfy, J., 2010. Integrated isotope and biostratigraphy of a Lower Cretaceous section from the Bakony Mountains (Transdanubian Range, Hungary): A new Tethyan record of the Weissert event. Cretaceous Research 31, 525-545.

Gantenbein, D., Schoelkopf, J., Gane, P.A.C. & Matthews, G.P., 2010. Influence of pH on the adsorption of dissolved and colloidal substances in a thermo-mechanical pulp filtrate onto talc. Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal 25, 288 - 299.

Gantenbein, D., Schoelkopf, J., Hunziker, P., Matthews, G.P. & Gane, P.A.C., 2009. Efficiency of Colloidal Pitch Adsorption onto Phyllosilicates: comparing talc, chlorite and pyrophillite. Nordic Pulp and Paper Science 24, 448-458.

Gregory, A.S., Bird, N.R.A., Whalley, W.R., Matthews, G.P. & Young. I.M., 2010. Deformation and Shrinkage Effects on the Soil Water Release Characteristic, Soil Science Society of America Journal 74, 1104-1112.

Gregory, A.S., Bird, N.R.A., Whalley, W.R. & Matthews, G.P., 2010. Estimating Relative Hydraulic Conductivity from the Water Release Characteristic of a Shrinking Clay Soil. Soil Science Society of America Journal 74, 753-761.

Gregory, A.S., Webster, C.P., Watts, C.W., Whalley, W.R., Macleod, C.J.A., Joynes, A., Papadopoulos, A., Haygarth, P.M., Binley, A., Humphreys, M.W., Turner, L.B., Skot, L. & Matthews, G.P., 2010. Soil management and grass species effects on the hydraulic properties of shrinking soils. Soil Science Society of America Journal 74, 753-761.

Gregory, T. R., Smart, C.W., Hart, M. B., Massé, G., Vare, L. L. & Belt, S. T., 2010. Holocene palaeoceanographic changes in Barrow Strait, Canadian Arctic: foraminiferal evidence. Journal of Quaternary Science 25, 903-910.

Gregory, T. R., Smart, C.W., Hart, M. B., Massé, G., Vare, L. L. & Belt, S. T., 2010. Reply to Comment: Holocene palaeoceanographic changes in Barrow Strait, Canadian Arctic: foraminiferal evidence. Journal of Quaternary Science 25, 1192. [Correspondence].

Gribble, C.M., Matthews, G.P., Gantenbein, D., Turner, A., Schoelkopf, J. & Gane, P.A.C., 2010. Adsorption of surfactant-rich stickies onto mineral surfaces. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 352, 483-490.

Griffiths, J.S., 2010. Geomorphological applications in geotechnical and civil engineering. In Bateria, C., Soares, L., Gomes, A., & Chaminé, H. I., (eds.) Actas V Congresso Nacional de Geomorfologiá, Porto, 8-11 December 2010, Associação Portuguesa de Geomorfólogos, 21-25.

Griffiths, J.S., 2010. The Scott Simpson Lecture - Investigating the role of landscape evolution in determining ground conditions for engineering: examples from South-west England. Geoscience in South-West England 12, 177-187.

Griffiths, J.S., Mather, A. E., Harley, A. & Truscott, J., 2010. A methodology for using low-coast satellite imagery for training engineering geologists in terrain evaluation techniques. In A L Williams, G M Pinches C Y Chin T J McMorran & C I Massey (eds.) Geologically Active, Balkema, Rotterdam, 4145-52.

Griffiths, J.S., Stead, D., Giles, D. & Stokes, M., 2010. Landscape evolution and engineering geology: preliminary results from IAEG Commission 22. In A L Williams, G M Pinches C Y Chin T J McMorran & C I Massey (eds.) Geologically Active, Balkema, Rotterdam, 1885-93.

He, W.-H., Twitchett, R.J., Zhang, Y., Shi, G.R., Feng, Q.-L., Yu, J.-X., Wu, S.-B. & Peng, X.-F., 2010. Controls on body size during the Late Permian mass extinction event. Geobiology 8, 391-402.

Martins, A., Cunha, P.P., Buylaert, J-P., Huot, S., Murray, A.S., Stokes, M.. 2010. K-Feldspar IRSL dating of a Pleistocene river terrace staircase sequence of the Lower Tejo River in Portugal (western Iberia). Quaternary Geochronology 5, 176-180.

Maslin, M. A. & Smart, C.W., 2010. Holocene bipolar climate seesaw: possible subtle evidence from the deep North East Atlantic Ocean? [Rapid Communication] Journal of Quaternary Science 25, 237-242.

Matthews, G.P., Laudone, G.M, Gregory, A.S, Bird, N.R.A, Matthews, A. G. de G. & Whalley, W.R. 2010. Measurement and simulation of the effect of compaction on the pore structure and hydraulic conductivity of grassland and arable soil. Water Resources Research 46, W05501.

Meikle, C., Stokes, M. & Maddy, M., 2010. Field mapping and GIS visualisation of Quaternary river terrace landforms: an example from the Rio Almanzora, SE Spain. Journal of Maps 2010, 531-542.

Menegon, L., Pennacchioni, G., 2010. Local shear zone pattern and bulk deformation in the Gran Paradiso metagranite (NW Italian Alps). International Journal of Earth Sciences, 99, 1805-1825.

Messenger, R. W., Hart, M.B., Smart, C. W., Leng, M. J., Lock, E. J. & Howard, A. K., 2010. Pteropod faunas as indicators of Late Pleistocene climate change in the Caribbean Sea. In: Whittaker, J. E. and Hart, M. B. (eds), Micropalaeontology, Sedimentary Environments and Stratigraphy: A Tribute to Dennis Curry (1912-2001). The Micropalaeontological Society, Special Publications, 17-28.

Nabbefeld, B., Grice, K., Schimmelmann, A., Sauer, P.E., Böttcher, M.E. & Twitchett, R.J., 2010. Significance of dDkerogen, d13Ckerogen and d34Spyrite from several Permian/Triassic (P/Tr) sections. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 295, 21-29.

Nabbefeld, B., Grice, K., Schimmelmann, A., Summons, R.E., Troitzsch, U. & Twitchett, R.J., 2010. A comparison of thermal maturity parameters between freely extracted hydrocarbons (Bitumen I) and a second extract (Bitumen II) from within the kerogen matrix of Permian and Triassic sedimentary rocks. Organic Geochemistry 41, 78-87.

Nabbefeld, B., Grice, K., Twitchett, R.J., Summons, R.E., Hays, L., Böttcher, M.E. & Asif, M., 2010. An integrated biomarker, isotopic and palaeoenvironmental study through the Late Permian event at Lusitaniadalen, Spitsbergen. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 291, 84-96.

Nunn, E.V. & Price, G.D., 2010. Late Jurassic (Kimmeridgian–Tithonian) stable isotopes (delat 18O, delta 13C) and Mg/Ca ratios: new palaeoclimate data from Helmsdale, northeast Scotland. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 292, 325-335.

Nunn, E.V., Price, G.D., Gröcke, D.R., Baraboshkin, E.Y., Leng, M.J. & Hart, M.B., 2010. The Valanginian positive carbon isotope event in Arctic Russia: evidence from terrestrial and marine isotope records and implications for global carbon cycling. Cretaceous Research 31, 577-592.

Page, K.N. 2010. Stratigraphical Framework. In: Lord, A.R. and Davis, P.G. Fossils from the Lower Lias of the Dorset Coast, Palaeontological Association Field Guide to Fossils 13: 33-53.

Page, K.N. 2010. Ammonites. In: Lord, A.R. and Davis, P.G. Fossils from the Lower Lias of the Dorset Coast, Palaeontological Association Field Guide to Fossils 13: 169-261.

Paris, G., Beaumont, V., Bartolini, A., Clemence, M.E., Gardin, S. & Page, K. 2010. Nitrogen isotope record of a perturbed paleoecosystem in the aftermath of the end-Triassic crisis, Doniford section, SW England. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 11.

Pascal, C., Stewart, I.S. & Vermeersen, B.L.A. 2010. Neotectonics, seismicity and stress in glaciated regions. Journal of the Geological Society 167, 361-362.

Pennacchioni, G., Menegon, L., Leiss, B., Nestola, F., Bromiley, G., 2010. Development of crystallographic preferred orientation and microstructure during plastic deformation of natural coarse grained quartz veins. Journal of Geophysical Research, Solid Earth, 115, B12405. DOI 10.1029/2010JB007674.

Price, G.D. & Nunn, E.V., 2010. Valanginian isotope variation in glendonites and belemnites from Arctic Svalbard: Transient glacial temperatures during the Cretaceous greenhouse. Geology 38, 251-254.

Price, G.D. & Teece, C., 2010. Reconstruction of Jurassic (Bathonian) palaeosalinity using stable isotopes and faunal associations. Journal of the Geological Society, London 167, 1199-1208.

Price, G.D., 2010. Carbon-isotope stratigraphy and temperature change during the Early-Middle Jurassic (Toarcian-Aalenian), Raasay, Scotland, UK. Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 285, 255-263. 

Rogov, M. & Price, G.D., 2010. New data on the Kimmeridgian – Volgian boundary beds of the Subpolar Ural Mountains. Geological Quarterly 54, 33-40.

Smart, C.W., Waelbroeck, C., Michel, E. & Mazaud, A., 2010. Benthic foraminiferal abundance and stable isotope changes in the Indian Ocean sector of the Southern Ocean during the last 20 kyr: paleoceanographic implications. Palaeogeography, Palaeoecology, Palaeoclimatology 297, 537-548.

Trofimovs, J., Fisher, J. K., MacDonald, H. A., Talling, P. J., Sparks, R. S. J., Hart, M.B., Smart, C. W., Boudon, G., Deplus, C., Komorowski, J.-C., Le Friant, A., Moreton, S. G. & Leng, M. J., 2010. Evidence for carbonate platform failure during rapid sea-level rise; ca 14 000 year old bioclastic flow deposits in the Lesser Antilles. Sedimentology 57, 735-759. 

2009 publications

Baynes, F., Griffiths, J.S. & Rosenbaum, M. S., 2009. The future of engineering geology. In Engineering Geology of Tomorrows Cities by M G Culshaw, I Jefferson, H Reeves and T Spink (eds.). Geological Society Engineering Geology Special Publication 22, 297-302.

Boomer, I., Lord, A.R., Page, K.N., Bown, P.R., Lowry, F.M.D. And Riding, J.B. 2009. The biostratigraphy of the Upper Pliensbachian-Toacian (Lower Jurassic) sequence at Ilminster, Somerset. Journal of Micropalaeonotology 28: 67-85.

Boulton, S.J., 2009. Record of Cenozoic sedimentation from the Amanos Mountains, Southern Turkey: implications for the inception and evolution of the Arabia-Eurasia continental collision. Sedimentary Geology 216, 29-47. 

Boulton, S.J. & Whittaker, A.C., 2009. Quantifying the slip rates, spatial distribution and evolution of active normal faults from geomorphic analysis: Field examples from an oblique-extensional graben, southern Turkey. Geomorphology 104, 299-316. 

Bugler, M.J., Grimes, S.T., Leng, M.J., Rundle, S.D., Price, G.D., Hooker, J.J. & Collinson, M. E., 2009. Experimental determination of a Viviparus contectus thermometry equation. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 23, 2939-2951. 

Chen Z.Q., Twitchett, R.J. & Tong J., 2009. Permian-Triassic mass extinction and subsequent recovery: an update. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 56, 741-744. 

Darling, K. F., Thomas, E., Kasemann, S. A., Seears, H. A., Smart, C.W. & Wade, C. M., 2009. Surviving mass extinction by bridging the benthic/planktic divide. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106, 12629-12633.

Dijkstra, A.H., 2009. Macquarie Island. In: Gillespie & Clague (eds) Encyclopedia of Islands. University of California Press, 575-577. 

Domingo, L., Cuevas-Gonzalez, J., Grimes, S.T., Hernandez Fernandez, M. & Lopez-Martinez, N., 2009. Multiproxy reconstruction of the palaeoclimate and palaeoenvironment of the Middle Miocene Somosaguas site (Madrid, Spain) using herbivore dental enamel. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 272, 53-68. 

Domingo, L., Grimes, S.T., Soler-Gijon, R. & Lopez-Martinez, N., 2009. Analysis of the geochemical variability in lepisosteid scales from the Fontllonga-3 site (Early Danian, Tremp Formation, South Central Pyrenees, Spain): Implications for palaeoenvironmental studies. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 274, 204-214. 

Domingo, L., Grimes, S.T., Soledad Domingo, M. & Teresa Alberdi, M., 2009. Paleoenvironmental conditions in the Spanish Miocene-Pliocene boundary: isotopic analyses of Hipparion dental enamel. Naturwissenschaften 96, 503-511. 

Domingo, L., Lopez-Martinez, N., Leng, M.J. & Grimes, S.T., 2009. The Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum record in the organic matter of the Claret and Tendruy continental sections (South Central Pyrenees, Lleida, Spain). Earth and Planetary Science Letters 281, 226-237. 

Domingo, L., Lopez-Martinez, N., Leng, M.J. & Grimes, S.T., 2009. The Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum record in the Claret and Tendruy sections and its relationship with the Tremp mammal sites (South Central Pyrenees, Lleida, Spain). Paleolusitana 1, 161-167. [In Spanish] 

Dominici, S., Cioppi, E., Danise, S., Betocchi, U., Gallai, G., Tangocci, F., Valleri, G. & Monechi, S. 2009. Mediterranean fossil whale falls and the adaptation of mollusks to extreme habitats. Geology, 37, 815–818

Findlay, H.S., Wood, H.L., Kendall, M.A., Spicer, J.I., Twitchett, R.J. & Widdicombe, S., 2009. Calcification, a physiological process to be considered in the context of the whole organism. Biogeosciences Discussions 6, 2267-2284. 

Griffiths, J.S., 2009. Engineering geology core values: a UK perspective. In Engineering Geology of Tomorrows Cities by M G Culshaw, I Jefferson, H Reeves and T Spink (eds.), Geological Society Engineering Geology Special Publication 22, 277-280. 

Griffiths, J.S., 2009. Reply to the discussion on 'Some limitations in the interpretation of vertical stereo photographic images' by Hart, Griffiths & Mather. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology 42, 262-264.

Hart, A. B., Griffiths, J.S. & Mather, A. E., 2009. Some limitations in the interpretation of vertical stereo photographic images. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology 42, 21-30. 

Hart, M.B., De Jonghe, A., Grimes, S.T., Metcalfe, B., Price, G.D. & Teece, C. 2009. Microfaunal analysis of the Wattonensis Beds (Upper Bathonian) of South Dorset. Geoscience in South-West England 12, 134-139.

Hart, M.B., Price, G. D. & Smart, C. W., 2009. Foraminifera and sequence stratigraphy of the lower part of the Speeton Clay Formation (Lower Cretaceous) in N. E. England. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien 110A, 423-442.  

Hooker, J.J., Grimes, S.T., Mattey, D.P., Collinson, M.E. & Sheldon, N. D., 2009. Refined correlation of the UK late Eocene-early Oligocene Solent Group and timing of its climate history, in Koeberl, C., and Montanari, A., (eds.), The Late Eocene Earth-Hothouse, Icehouse, and Impacts: Geological Society of America Special Paper 452, p. 179-197.    

Hudson, W., Hart, M.B., & Smart, C.W., 2009. Palaeobiogeography of early planktonic foraminifera. Bulletin de la Societe Geologique de France 180, 27-38.

Inwood, J., Morris, A., Anderson, M.W. & Robertson, A. H. F., 2009. Neotethyan intraoceanic microplate rotation and variations in spreading axis orientation: palaeomagnetic evidence from the Hatay ophiolite (southern Turkey). Earth and Planetary Science Letters 280, 105-117.

John, B.E., Cheadle, M.J., Gee, J.S., Grimes, C.B., Morris, A. & Pressling, N., 2009. Spatial and temporal evolution of slow spread oceanic crust - graphic sections of core recovered from IODP Hole U1309D, Atlantis Massif, 30°N, MAR (including Pb/U zircon geochronology and magnetic remanence data), Proc. IODP, Sci. Res, 304-305.

Kearsey, T., Twitchett, R.J., Price, G.D. & Grimes, S.T., 2009. Isotope excursions and palaeotemperature estimates from the Permian/Triassic Boundary in the Italian Dolomites. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 279, 29-40.

Morris, A., Gee, J. S., Pressling, N., John, B. E., MacLeod, C. J., Grimes, C. B. & Searle, R. C., 2009. Footwall rotation in an oceanic core complex quantified using reorientated Integrated Ocean Drilling Program core samples. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 287, 217-228.

Morten, S.D. & Twitchett, R.J., 2009. Fluctuations in the body size of marine invertebrates through the Pliensbachian-Toarcian extinction event. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 284, 29-38.

Nunn, E.V., Price, G.D., Hart, M.B., Page, K.N. & Leng, M.J., 2009. Isotopic signals from Callovian Kimmeridgian (Middle Upper Jurassic) belemnites and bulk organic carbon, Staffin Bay, Isle of Skye, Scotland. Journal of the Geological Society 166, 633-64.

Price, G.D., Twitchett, R.J., Smale, C. & Marks, V., 2009. Isotopic analysis of the life history of the enigmatic squid Spirula spirula, with implications for studies of fossil cephalopods. Palaios 24, 273-279.

Price, G.D., Wilkinson, D., Hart, M.B., Page, K.N. & Grimes, S.T., 2009. Isotopic analysis of coexisting Late Jurassic fish otoliths and molluscs: Implications for upper-ocean water temperature estimates. Geology 37, 215-218.

Price, J.C., Matthews, G.P., Quinlan, K., Sexton. J. & de G. Matthews, A. G., 2009. A depth filtration model of straining within the void networks of stainless steel silters. American Institute of Chemical Engineers Journal 55, 3134-3144.

Silvers, K. & Griffiths, J.S., 2009. Landslides affecting the Via Interoceanica, East of Quito, Ecuador. In Engineering Geology of Tomorrows Cities by M G Culshaw, I Jefferson, H Reeves and T Spink (eds.), Geological Society Engineering Geology Special Publication 22, CD-ROM inset paper 234.

Surkov, M.V., Benton, M.J, Twitchett, R.J., Tverdokhlebov, V.P., Newell, A.J. & Looy, C.V., 2009. The footprints of large therapsids from Vyatkian gorizont deposits (Upper Permian) in south Urals. In, MA Shishkin & VP Tverdokhlebov (eds), Researches on paleontology and biostratigraphy of ancient continental deposits (Memories of Professor Vitalii G. Ochev), Saratov, publishers Nauchnaya Kniga, pp. 175-188. [in Russian] 

Smart, C.W., Maslin, M. A. & Dixon, K. E., 2009. NE Atlantic surface water mass changes over the last 15 kyr. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 282, 58-66. 

Stokes, M. & Garcia, A.F., 2009. Late Quaternary landscape development along the Rancho Marino coastal range front (south-central Pacific Coast Ranges, California, USA). Journal of Quaternary Science 24, 728-746.

Taylor, G.K., Tucker, C., Twitchett, R.J., Kearsey, T., Benton, M.J., Newell, A.J., Surkov, M.V. & Tverdokhlebov, V.P., 2009. Magnetostratigraphy of Permian/Triassic boundary sequences in the Cis-Urals, Russia: No evidence for a major temporal hiatus. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 281, 36-47. 

ten Veen, J.H., Boulton, S.J. & Alcicek. A.C., 2009. From paleotectonics to neotectonics in the Neotethys realm: the importance of kinematic decoupling and inherited structural grain in SW Anatolia (Turkey). Tectonophysics 473, 261-281. 

Vare, L. L., Masse, G., Gregory, T. R., Smart, C.W. & Belt, S. T., 2009. Sea ice variations in the central Canadian Arctic Archipelago during the Holocene. Quaternary Science Reviews 28 1354-1366. 

Whitworth, M. R. Z., Griffiths, J.S. & Lee, E. M., 2009. Evaluating risk in a rural environment: a case study; Sorbas SE Spain. In Engineering Geology of Tomorrows Cities by M G Culshaw, I Jefferson, H Reeves and T Spink (eds.), Geological Society Engineering Geology Special Publication, 22, CD-ROM insert paper 535. 

2008 publications

Aguirre-Urreta, M. B., Price, G.D., Ruffell, A.H., Lazo, D.G., Kalin, R.M., Ogle, N. & Rawson, P.F., 2008. Southern Hemisphere Early Cretaceous (Valanginian-Early Barremian) Carbon and Oxygen isotope curves from the Neuquén Basin, Argentina. Cretaceous Research 29, 87-99. 

Boulton, S.J. & Robertson, A. H. F., 2008. The Neogene–Recent Hatay Graben, South Central Turkey: graben formation in a setting of oblique extension (transtension) related to post-collisional tectonic escape. Geological Magazine 145, 800-821. 

Domingo, L., Cuevas-Gonzalez, J., Grimes, S.T., & Lopez-Martinez, N., 2008. Reconstruccion paleoclimatica y paleoecologica del yacimiento de Somosaguas (Mioceno Medio, Cuenca de Madrid) mediante el analisis geoquimico del esmalte dental de herbivoros. Paleontologica Nova. Seminario de Paleontologia de Zaragoza 8, 187-200.

Fisher, J. D., Hart, M.B., Smart, C. W., Leng, M. J., Sparks, R. S. J., Talling, P. J. & Trofimovs, J., 2008. Tephrochronology of marine sediments around the Island of Montserrat, Lesser Antilles volcanic arc. The Sedimentary Record 6, 4-8.

Le Friant, A., Lock, E.J., Hart, M.B., Boudon, G., Sparks, R.S.J., Leng, M.J., Smart, C.W ., Komorowski, J.C., Deplus, C. & Fisher, J.K., 2008. Late Pleistocene tephrochronology of marine sediments adjacent to Montserrat, Lesser Antilles volcanic arc. Journal of the Geological Society 165, 279-289. 

Griffiths, J.S., & Abraham, J., 2008. Factors affecting the use of applied geomorphology maps to communicate with different end-users. Journal of Maps 2008, 201-210.

Griffiths, J.S. & Stokes, M., 2008. Geomorphological input to engineering ground models: an approach based on earth systems. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology 41, 72-91. 

Grimes, S.T., Collinson, M.E., Hooker, J.J. & Mattey, D.P., 2008. Is small beautiful? A review of the advantages and limitations of using small mammal teeth and the direct laser fluorination analysis technique in the isotope reconstruction of past continental climate change. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 266, 39-50.

Hart, M.B. & Smart, C. W., 2008. The 2007 recipient of the Brady Medal: Professor John W. Murray. Journal of Micropalaeontology 27, 95-96.

Inwood, J., Anderson, M.W., Morris, A. , and Robertson, A.H.F., 2008. Successive structural events in the Hatay ophiolite of southeast Turkey: Distinguishing oceanic, emplacement and post-emplacement phases of faulting, Tectonophysics 437, 208-222. 

Laudone, G.M., Matthews, G.P. & Gane P.A.C., 2008. Modelling diffusion from simulated porous structures. Chemical Engineering Science 63, 1987-1996.

Lazo, D.G., Aguirre-Urreta, M. B., Price, G.D., Rawson, P.F., Ruffell, A.H. & Ogle, N., 2008. Palaeosalinity variations in the Early Cretaceous of the Neuquen Basin, Argentina: evidence from oxygen isotopes and detailed palaeoecological analysis. Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 260, 477-493. 

MacLeod, C.J., Teagle, D.A.H., Gillis, K.M., Cazenave, P.W., Hansen, H.E., Harris, M., Howard, K.A., Hurst, S.D., Ildefonse, B., Lissenberg, C.J., Morris, A., Shillington, D.J. & Tominaga, M., 2008. Accretion of the lower oceanic crust at fast-spreading ridges: a rock drill and near-bottom seafloor survey in support of IODP drilling in Hess Deep. RRS James Cook JC21 Cruise Report, Cardiff University, 50pp.

Mander, L. & Twitchett, R.J., 2008. Quality of the Triassic-Jurassic bivalve fossil record in northwest Europe. Palaeontology 51, 1213-1223.

Mander, L., Twitchett, R.J. & Benton, M.J., 2008. Palaeoecology of the Late Triassic extinction event in the SW UK. Journal of the Geological Society 165, 319-332.

Mather, A.E., Stokes, M., Pirrie, D. & Hartley, R., 2008. Generation, transport and preservation of armoured mudballs in an ephemeral gully system. Geomorphology 100, 104-119.

Matthews, G.P., Watts, C.W., Powlson, D.S., Price J.C. & Whalley W.R., 2008. Wetting of agricultural soils measured by a simplified capillary rise technique. European Journal of Soil Science doi: 10.1111/j.1365 2389.2008.01039.x.

Menegon, L., Pennacchioni, G. Spiess, R., 2008. Dissolution-precipitation creep of K-feldspar in mid-crustal granite mylonites. Journal of Structural Geology, 30, 565-579.

Menegon, L., Pennacchioni, G., Heilbronner, R., Pittarello, L., 2008. Evolution of quartz microstructure and c-axis crystallographic preferred orientation within ductilely deformed granitoids (Arolla Unit, Western Alps). Journal of Structural Geology, 30, 1332-1347.

Newell, A.J., Benton, M.J., Kearsey, T., Taylor, G., Twitchett, R.J. & Tverdokhlebov, V.P. 2012 Calcretes, fluviolacustrine sediments and subsidence patterns in Permo-Triassic salt-walled minibasins of the south Urals, Russia. Sedimentology, 59, 1659-1676.

Price, G.D., Dashwood, B., Taylor, G.K., Kalin, R.M. & Ogle, N., 2008. Carbon isotope and magneto- stratigraphy of the Cretaceous (Barremian - Aptian) Pabellon Formation, Chanarcillo Basin, Chile. Cretaceous Research 29, 183-191. 

Price, G.D., Vowles-Sheridan, N. & Anderson, M.W., 2008. Lower Jurassic mud volcanoes and methane, Kilve, Somerset, UK. Proceedings of the Geologists Association 119, 193-201. 

Price, G.D. & Page, K.N., 2008. An isotopic analysis of molluscan faunas from the Callovian-Oxfordian boundary at Redcliff Point, Weymouth, Dorset. Proceedings of the Geologists Association 119,153-160. 

Radley, J.D., Twitchett, R.J., Mander, L. & Cope, J.C.W., 2008. Discussion on palaeoecology of the Late Triassic extinction event in the SW UK. Journal of the Geological Society, London, 165, 988-99. 

Smart, C.W., 2008. Abyssal NE Atlantic benthic foraminifera during the last 15 kyr: Relation to variations in seasonality of productivity. Marine Micropaleontology 69, 193-211. 

Somoza, R., Vizan, H. & Taylor, G.K., 2008. Tectonic rotations in the Deseado Massif (Patagonia) during the break-up of Gondwana. Tectonophysics, 460, 178-185. 

Stokes, M., 2008. Plio-Pleistocene drainage evolution in an inverted sedimentary basin: Vera Basin, Betic Cordillera, SE Spain. Geomorphology 100, 191-211. 

Stokes, M., Mather, A.E., Belfoul, A. & Farik, F., 2008. Active and passive tectonic controls for transverse drainage and river gorge development in a collisional mountain belt (Dades Gorges, High Atlas Mountains, Morocco). Geomorphology 102, 2-20. 

Taylor, G.K. & Roperch, P., 2008. A comment on 'Palaeomagnetic study of Lower Jurassic marine strata from the Neuquen Basin, Argentina: A new Jurassic apparent polar wander path for South America' by Iglesia Llanos, M.P., Riccardi, A.C. and Singer, S.E. [EPSL 252 (2006) 379–397]. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 265, 312-315.