Isotope Geochemistry, Geochronology and Thermochronology

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  • Radiogenic and heavy stable isotope geochemistry
  • High-precision U-Pb geochronology
  • Low and high-temperature thermochronology

 


NEW RECENT PUBLICATIONS OF THE ISOTOPE GROUP:

Davies et al. (2021) Zircon petrochronology in large igneous provinces reveals upper crustal contamination processes: new U-Pb ages, Hf and O isotopes, and trace elements from the Central magmatic province (CAMP). Contrib. Mineral. Petrol., 176:9; https://doi.org/10.1007/s00410-020-01765-2

Greber N.D., Davies J.H.F.L., Gaynor S., Jourdan F., Bertrand H., & Schaltegger U. (2020) New high precision U-Pb ages and Hf isotope data from the Karoo large igneous province; implications for pulsed magmatism and early Toarcian environmental perturbations. Results in Geochemistry, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ringeo.2020.100005


 

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U-Pb geochronology

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High-precision U-Pb dating of accessory minerals to resolve timescales of geological processes

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Isotopic tracing

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Tracing of sources and processes in various environments using radiogenic and heavy stable isotopes

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Thermochronology

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Extracting t-T histories using U-Pb, 40Ar/39Ar and fission track techniques to solve various structural and tectonic questions

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