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Petrology-related Publications

  • Sagar, MW and Palin, JM (2011) Emplacement, metamorphism, deformation and affiliation of mid-Cretaceous orthogneiss from the Paparoa Metamorphic Core Complex lower-plate, Charleston, New Zealand: New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 54: (in press).
  • Scott JM, Palin JM (2011), Molybdenite in Pomona Island Granite. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 54, 3, 1-6. Scott JM, Cooper AF, Tulloch AJ, Spell TL (2011b). Crustal thickening on the New Zealand Gondwana margin. Gondwana Research, in press.
  • Scott JM, Palin JM, Cooper AF, Sagar MW, Allibone AH, Tulloch AJ (2011a). From richer to poorer: zircon inheritance in Pomona Island Granite. Contributions to Mineralogy Petrology, doi: 10.1007/s00410-010-0556-5
  • Martin, A.P., Cooper, A.F. Post 3.9 Ma fault activity within the West Antarctic rift system, onshore evidence from Gandalf Ridge, Mount Morning eruptive centre, southern Victoria Land, Antarctica. Antarctic Science. doi:10.1017/S095410201000026X, p. 1-9 (2010).
  • Scott JM, Palin JM, Cooper AF, Tulloch AJ, Kula J, Jongens R, Spell TL, Pearson N (2009d). Tracking the influence of a continental margin on growth of a magmatic arc (Fiordland, New Zealand) using thermobarometry, thermochronology, and zircon U-Pb and Hf isotopes. Tectonics, 28, TC6007, doi:10.1029/2009TC002489.
  • Cooper AF, Maas R, Scott JM, Barber AJW (2010). Dating of volcanism and sedimentation in the Skelton Group, Trans-Antarctic Mountains: Implications for the Rodinia‐Gondwana transition in southern Victoria Land, Antarctica. Geological Society of America Bulletin, in press.
  • Fagereng, A., Cooper, A. F. Petrology of metabasalts from the Chrystalls Beach accretionary mélange – implications for tectonic setting and terrane origin. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 53, 57-70 (2010).
  • Fagereng, A., Cooper, A. F. The metamorphic history of rocks buried, accreted, and exhumed in an accretionary prism: an example from the Otago Schist, New Zealand. Journal of metamorphic Geology 28, 935-954, doi:10.1111/j.1525-1314.2010.00900.x (2010) 
  • Martin, A.P., Cooper, A.F., Dunlap, W.J. Geochronology of Mount Morning, Antarctica: two-phase evolution of a long-lived trachyte-basanite-phonolite eruptive center. Bulletin of Volcanology 72, 357-371, doi:10.1007/s00445-009-0319-1 (2010).
  • Scott JM, Palin JM, Cooper AF (2009c). A younger age constraint on high‐grade metamorphism near George Sound in Fiordland, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 52, 2, 67-71.
  • Scott JM, Cooper AF, Palin JM (2009b). Beehive Diorite: A Late Jurassic two‐pyroxene pluton at Lake Manapouri, Fiordland. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 52, 2, 59-65.
  • Scott JM, Palin JM, Cooper AF, Fagereng A, King RP (2009a). Polymetamorphism, zircon growth and retention of early assemblages through the dynamic evolution of a continental arc. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 27, 281-294.
  • Allibone AH, Jongens R, Scott JM, Tulloch AJ, Turnbull IM, Powell N, Ladley EB, King RP, Rattenbury MS (2009). Plutonic rocks of the Median Batholith in eastern Fiordland: Field relations, geochemistry and correlation. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 52, 2, 101-148.
  • Bolhar, R, Weaver, SD, Palin, JM, Cole, JW, and Paterson, LA 2008. Systematics of zircon crystallisation in the Cretaceous Separation Point Suite, New Zealand, using U-Pb isotopes, REE and Ti geothermometry: Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 156: 133-160. doi: 10.1007/s00410-007-0278-5
  • Cooper, A.F., Paterson, L.A. Carbonatites from a lamprophyric dyke-swarm, South Westland, New Zealand. Canadian Mineralogist 46, 753-777 (2008).
  • Scott JM, Turnbull IM, Ewing TA, Allibone AH, Palin JM, Cooper AF (2008). Petrology and geochronology of the volcaniclastic and volcanogenic Loch Burn Formation in eastern Fiordland, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 51, 89-103.
  • Scott JM, Palin JM (2008). LA‐ICP‐MS U‐Pb zircon ages from Mesozoic plutonic rocks in eastern Fiordland, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 51, 105-111.
  • Cooper, A.F., Adam, L.J., Coulter, R.F., Eby, G.N., McIntosh, W.C. Geology, geochronology and geochemistry of a basanitic volcano, White Island, Ross Sea, Antarctica. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 165, 189-216 (2007).
  • Mortimer, N, Dunlap, WJ, Palin, JM, Herzer, RH, Hauff, F, and Clark, M 2008. Ultra-fast early Miocene exhumation of Cavalli Seamount, Northland Plateau, Southwest Pacific Ocean: New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 51: 29-42. doi: 10.1080/00288300809509848 
  • Scott JM, Cooper AF (2006). Early Cretaceous extensional exhumation of the lower crust of a magmatic arc; evidence from the Mt. Irene Shear Zone, Fiordland, New Zealand. Tectonics, vol 25, TC2018, doi:10.1029/2005TC001890
  • Allibone, A.H., Turnbull, I.M., Tulloch, A.J., Cooper, A.F. Plutonic rocks of the Median Batholith in southwest Fiordland, New Zealand:  field relations, geochemistry, and correlation. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 50, 283-314 (2007).
  • Mortimer, N Hoernle, K, Hauff, F, Palin, JM, Dunlap, WJ, Werner, R, Faure, K (2006) New constraints on the age and evolution of the Wishbone Ridge, southwestern Pacific: Cretaceous microplates and Zealandia-West Antarctica breakup: Geology 34: 185-188.