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NAU faculty/personnel/adjuncts are given in bold; MS students are underlined; undergraduates are italicized. Abstracts are not included in the listing below.

In Preparation

  • Hodnett, J-P. and Elliott, D.K., Chondrichthyan assemblages from the Surprise Canyon (Late Mississippian, Serpukhovian) and Watahomigi (Early Pennsylvanian, Bashkirian) formations of the western Grand Canyon, northern Arizona, in prep. for Journal of Paleontology.
  • Lacy, A., Hoisch, T.D., Wells, M.L., and Vervoort, J.D., Early Eocene garnet growth captures the transition from contraction to extension in the hinterland of the Sevier orogen, western United States, in prep. for Geosphere (Snoke volume.)
  • Riggs, N.R., Barth, A.P., Walker, J.D., Lindner, P.L., and Gonzalez-Leon, C., Early Permian continental magmatism and changing tectonic regime in southwest Laurentia, in prep. for submission to Geology
  • Wills, M., Hoisch, T.D., Camilleri, P., Vervoort, J.D., and Wells, M.L., A metamorphic pressure-temperature-time path from the Wood Hills, Elko County, eastern Nevada, in prep. for Geosphere (Snoke volume)
  • Wittke, J.H., Haxel, G.B., Jacobson, C.E., and Epstein, G.S., Serpentinization-related nickel, iron, and cobalt sulfide, arsenide, and intermetallic minerals in an unusual inland tectonic setting, southern Arizona, USA, in prep. for American Mineralogist.

In Review

  • Best, J., Ort, M. H., Cashman, K., Vent and conduit processes during an eruptive “hiatus”: Quilotoa 800 BP eruption; Bulletin of Volcanology.
  • Sample, J., Torres, M.E., Fisher, A., Hong W., Destrigneville, C., and Tripati, A., Geochemical constraints on the temperature and timing of carbonate formation and lithification in the Nankai Trough, NanTroSEIZE transect: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta.
  • Reid, M.R. and Vazquez, J.A., Fitful and protracted magma assembly leading to a giant eruption, Youngest Toba Tuff, Indonesia, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystem.

2016

  • Gullikson, A.L., Hagerty, J.J., Reid, M.R., Rapp, J.F., and David S. Draper, D.S., Silicic lunar volcanism: Testing the crustal melting model. American Mineralogist 101, p. 2312-2321
  • Riggs, N.R., Oberling, Z.A., Howell, E.R., Parker, W.G., Barth, A.P., Cecil, M.R., and Martz, J.W., 2016, Sources of volcanic detritus in the basal Chinle Formation, southwestern Laurentia, and implications for the Early Mesozoic magmatic arc: Geosphere, v. 12, no. 2, p. 439–463, doi: 10 .1130 /GES01238.1.

  • Rudzitis, S., Reid, M.R., and Blichert-Toft, J., 2016. On edge melting under the Colorado Plateau margin, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystem, 17, 2835–2854, doi 10.1002/2016GC006349
  • Unema, J. A., Ort, M.H., Larsen, J. F., Neal, C. A., and Schaefer, J. R., 2016, Water-magma interaction and plume processes in the 2008 Okmok eruption; Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 128, p. 792-806, doi: 10.1130/B31360.1.

2015

  • Cruz-Uribe, A.M., Hoisch, T.D., Wells, M.L., Vervoort, J.D., and Mazdab, F.K., 2015, Linking thermodynamic modeling, Lu-Hf geochronology, and trace elements in garnet: New P-T-t paths from the Sevier hinterland: Journal of Metamorphic Geology, v. 33, p. 763-781, doi:10.1111/jmg.12151
  • Duebendorfer, E.M., Refining the early history of the Mojave-Yavapai boundary zone: Rifting vs. arc accretion as mechanisms for Paleoproterozoic crustal growth in southwestern Laurentia: Journal of Geology, v. 123, 21-38 .
  • Kelly, E.D., Hoisch, T.D., and Wells, M.L., Vervoort, J.D., Beyene, MA., 2015, An Early Cretaceous garnet pressure-temperature path recording synconvergent burial and exhumation from the hinterland of the Sevier orogenic belt, Albion Mountains, Idaho: Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, v. 170, n. 20, 22 p., doi: 10.1007/s00410-015-1171-2
  • Osinski, G.O., Bunch, T.E., Flemming, R.L., Buitenhuis, E. and Wittke, J.H., 2015, Impact melt- and projectile-bearing ejecta at Barringer Crater, Arizona: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 432, pp. 283-292.

2014

  • Fischer, J., Schneider, J., Hodnett, J-P., Elliott, D.K., Johnson, G.D., Voight, S., Joachimski, M.M., Tichomitowa, M., Gotze, J., and Schone, S., 2014. Stable and radiogenic isotope analyses on shark teeth from the Permian (Asselian-Roadian) of southwestern USA. Historical Biology, v. 26: 710-727.
  • Haxel, G.B., Jacobson, C.E., and Wittke, J.H., 2014, Partially serpentinized mantle peridotite in newly discovered far-inland subduction complex, southwest Arizona: initial report: International Geology Review: Convergent Plate Margin Processes: Present Day and Rock Record, v. 56, doi: 10.1080/00206814.2014.928916.
  • Hoisch, T.D., Wells, M.L., Beyene, M.A., Styger, S., and Vervoort, J.D., 2014, Jurassic Barrovian metamorphism in a western U.S. Cordilleran metamorphic core complex, Funeral Mountains, California: Geology, v. 42. p. 399–402, doi:10.1130/G35352.1
  • Kinzie, C.A., Que Hee, S.S, Stich, A., Tague, K.A., Mercer, C., Razink, J.J., Kennett, D.J., DeCarli, P.S., Bunch, T.E., Wittke, J.H., Israde-Alcántara, I., Bischoff, J.L., Goodyear, A.C., Tankersley, K.B., Kimbel, D.R., Culleton, B.J., Erlandson, J.M., Stafford, T.W., Kloosterman, J.B., Moore, A.M.T., Firestone, R.B., Aura Tortosa, J.E., Jordá Pardo, F.J., West, A., Kennett, J.P., and Wolbach, W.S., 2014, Nanodiamond-rich layer across three continents consistent with major cosmic impact at 12,800 cal BP: Journal of Geology, v. 122, No. 5, pp. 475-506.

2013

  • Elliott, D. K., 2013, A new cyathaspid (Agnatha, Heterostraci) with an articulated oral cover from the Late Silurian of the Canadian Arctic. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 33:29-34.
  • Elliott, D. K. and Hodnett, J.P., 2013, A new species of Bransonella (Chondrichthyes; Xenacanthimorpha; Bransonelliformes) from the Middle Permian Kaibab Formation of central Arizona. Journal of Paleontology 87:1136-1142.
  • Hodnett, J-P.,Elliott, D.K., and Olson, T.J., 2013, A new basal hybodont (Chondrichthyes, Hybodontiformes) from the Middle Permian (Roadian) Kaibab Formation of northern Arizona. In, S. G. Lucas, W. A. DiMichele, J. A. Barrick, J. W., Schneider, and J. S. Spielman (eds.), The Carboniferous-Permian Transition. New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 60:103-108.
  • Napier, W.M., Bunch, T.E., Kennett, J.P., Wittke, J.H., Tankersley, K.B., Kletetschka, G., Howard, G.A., West, A., 2013, Reply to Boslough et al.: Decades of comet research counter their claims: Proceedings of the National Academy of Science 110, 45, pp. E4171-E4171.
  • Wittke, J.H., Bunch, T.E., Kennett, J.P., Kennett, D.J., Culleton, B.J., Tankersley, K.B., Daniel, I.R. Jr., Kloosterman, J.B., Kletetschka, G., West, A., and Firestone, R.B., 2013, Reply to van Hoesel et al.: Impact-related Younger Dryas boundary nanodiamonds from The Netherlands: Proceedings of the National Academy of Science 110 (41), E3897-3898.
  • Wittke, J.H., Bunch, T.E., Tankersley, K.B., Daniel, I.R. Jr., Kloosterman, J.B., Kletetschka, G., West, A., and Firestone, R.B., 2013, Reply to Ives and Froese: Regarding the impact-related Younger Dryas boundary layer at Chobot site, Alberta, Canada: Proceedings of the National Academy of Science 110 (41), E3900.
  • Wittke, J.H., Weaver, J.C.; Bunch, T.E., Kennett, J.P., Kennett, D.K., Moore, A.M.T., Hillman, G.C., Tankersley, K.B., Goodyear, A.C., Daniel, R., Ray, J.H., Lopinot, N.H., Ferraro, D., Israde, I-A., Bischoff, J.L., DeCarli, P.S., Hermes, R.E., Kloosterman, J.B., Revay, Z., Howard, G.A., Kimbel, D.R., Kletetschka, G., Nabelek, L., Lipo, C.P., Sakai, S., West, A and Firestone, R.B., 2013, Evidence for deposition of 10 million tonnes of impact spherules across four continents 12,800 y ago: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, doi:10.1073/pnas.1301760110.

2012

  • Bunch, T.E., Hermes, R.E., Moore, A.M.T., Kennett, D.K., Weaver, J.C., Wittke, J.H., DeCarli, P.S., Bischoff, J.L., Hillman, G.C. , Howard, G.A., Kimbel, D.R., Kletetschka, G., Lipo, C.P., Sakai, S., Revay, Z., West, A., Firestone, R.B. and Kennett, J.P., 2012, Very high-temperature impact melt products as evidence for cosmic airbursts and impacts 12,900 years ago: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109 (28) E1903-E1912.
  • Hodnett, J.P.M., Elliott, D.K., Olsen, T.J., and Wittke, J.H., 2012, Ctenacanthiform sharks from the Permian Kaibab Formation, Northern Arizona: Historical Biology: An International Journal of Paleobiology, DOI:10.1080/08912963.2012.683193.
  • Israde-Alcántara, I., Bischoff, J.L., Dominguez-Vázquez, G., Li, H.-C., DeCarli, P.S., Bunch, T.E., Wittke, J.H., Weaver, J.C., Firestone, R.B., West, A., Kennett, J.P., Mercer, C., Xie, S., Richman, E.K., Kinzie, C.R., and Wolbach, W.S., 2012, Evidence from central Mexico supporting the Younger Dryas extraterrestrial impact hypothesis: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 109, issue, 13, pp. E738-E747.
  • Riggs, N.R., Barth, A.P., González-León, C., Jacobson, C.E., Howell, E., Wooden, J.E., and Walker, J.D., 2012, Provenance of Upper Triassic strata in southwestern North America as suggested by isotopic analysis and chemistry of zircon crystals in Rasbury, E.T., Hemming, S., and Riggs, N., eds., Mineralogical and Geochemical Approaches to Provenance: Geological Society of America Special Paper 487, p. 13–36, doi:10.1130/2012.2487(02).
  • Walton, E.L., Irving, A.J., Bunch, T.E., Kuehner, S.M., Korotev, R.L., and Herd, C.D.K., 2012, Northwest Africa 4797: A strongly shocked ultramafic poikilitic shergottite related to compositionally intermediate Martian meteorites: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 47, 1449-1474.
  • Weisberg, M.K., Bunch, T.E., Wittke, J.H., Rumble, D., and Ebel, D.S., 2012, Petrology and oxygen isotopes of NWA 5492, a new metal-rich chondrite: Meteoritics and Planetary Science 47, 363-373.
  • Wells, M.L., Hoisch, T.D., Cruz-Uribe, A.M., and Vervoort, J.D., 2012, Geodynamics of synconvergent extension and tectonic mode switching: constraints from the Sevier-Laramide orogen: Tectonics, v. 31, TC1002, doi:10.1029/2011TC002913, 20 p.

2011

  • Austin-Erickson, A., Ort, M.H., Carrasco-Núñez, G., 2011, Rhyolitic phreatomagmatism explored: Tepexitl Tuff Ring (Eastern Mexican Volcanic Belt), Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, v. 201, p. 325-341.
  • Barrat, J.A., Yamaguchi, A., Bunch, T.E., Bohn, M., Bellinger, C., and Ceuleneer, G., 2011, Possible fluid-rock interactions in differentiated asteroids recorded in eucritic meteorites. Geochim. Cosmochim Acta 75. 13 3839 3852.
  • Elliott, D.K. and Petriello, M.A., 2011, New poraspids (Agnatha, Heterostraci) from the Early Devonian of the western United States. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 31:518-530.
  • Reid, M.R., Vazquez, J.A., and Schmitt, A.K., 2011, Zircon-scale insights into the history of a supervolcano, Bishop Tuff, Long Valley, California – with implications for the Ti-in-zircon geothermometer: Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 161, 313.

2010

  • Kurbatov, A.V., Mayewski, P.A., Steffensen, J.P., West, A., Kennett, D.J., Kennett, J.P., Bunch, T.E., Handley, M., Introne, D.S., Que Hee, S.S., Mercer, C., Sellers, M., Shen, F., Sneed, S.B., Weaver, J.C., Wittke, J.H., Stafford, T.W. Jr., Donovan, J.J., Xie, S., Razink, J.J., Stich, A., Kinzie, C.R., and Wolbach, W.S., 2010, Discovery of a nanodiamond-rich layer in the Greenland ice sheet. Journal of Glaciology 56, 749-759.
  • Sample, J.C., 2010, Stable isotope constraints on vein formation and fluid evolution along a recent thrust fault in the Cascadia accretionary wedge. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 293, 300-312.

2009

  • Bonamici, C.E. and Duebendorfer, E.M., 2009, Gravitational collapse of a Paleoproterozoic orogen, southern Hualapai Mountains, Arizona: Precambrian Research, v. 175, p. 35-50.
  • Kennett, D.J., Kennett, J.P., West, A., West, G.J., Bunch, T.E., Culleton, B.J., Erlandson, J.M., Que Hee, S.S., Johnson, J.R., Mercer, C., Shen, F., Sellers, M., Stafford, T.W., Stich, A., Weaver, J.C., Wittke, J.H. & Wolbach, W. S., 2009, Shock-synthesized hexagonal diamonds in Younger Dryas boundary sediments. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 106, issue 31, pp. 12623-12628.
  • Korotev, R., Zeigler, R., Jolliff, B., Irving, A., and Bunch, T.E., 2009, Compositional and Lithological Diversity among Brecciated Lunar Meteorites of Intermediate Iron Concentration: Meteoritics and Planetary Science 44, 1287-1322.
  • Jackson, M.D., Logan, J.M., Scheetz, B.E., Decampo, D.M., Cawood, C.G., Marra, F., Vitti, M., and Ungaro, L., 2009, Assessment of material characteristics of ancient concretes, Grande Aula,Markets of Trajan, Rome: Journal of Archaeological Science, v. 36, p. 2481-2492.

2008

  • Bunch, T. E., Kennett, J., and Kennett, D., 2008, Impacts, Mega-tsunamis and Other Extra-ordinary Claims: GSA Today 18, 6 June 2008.
  • Everett, B.C., and Hoisch T.D, 2008, Conditions of metamorphism of the Colorado Yule Marble: Mountain Geologist, v. 45, p. 69-76.
  • Hoisch, T.D., Wells, M.L., and Grove, M., 2008, Age trends in garnet-hosted monazite inclusions from upper amphibolite facies schist from the Grouse Creek Mountains, Utah. Geochim. Cosmochim Acta, v. 72, p. 5505-5520.
  • Pioli, L., Lanza, R., Ort, M.H., Rosi, M., 2008, Magnetic fabric, welding texture and strain fabric in the Nuraxi tuff, Sardinia, Italy, Bulletin of Volcanology, v. 70, p. 1123-1137.
  • Wells, M.L., and Hoisch, T.D., 2008, The role of mantle delamination in widespread Late Cretaceous extension and magmatism in the Cordilleran orogen, western United States: Geological Society of America Bull., v. 120, p. 515-530.

2007

  • Duebendorfer, E., Karlstrom, K., Williams, M., and Chamberlain, K., 2007, Orogenic models for the Paleoproterozoic of the southwestern US: Implications for global reconstructions: Arizona Geological Society Field Trip Guidebook #18, 31p.
  • Harris, C.R., Hoisch, T.D., and Wells, M.L., 2007, Construction of a composite pressure-temperature path: revealing the synorogenic burial and exhumation history of the Sevier hinterland, U.S.A.: Journal of Metamorphic Geology, v. 25, p. 915-934.
  • Firestone, R.B., West, A., Kennett, J.P., Becker, L., Bunch, T.E., Revay, Z.S., Schultz, P.H., Belgya, T., Kennett, D.J., Erlandson, J.M., Dickenson, O.J., Goodyear, A.C., Harris, R.S., Howard, G.A., Kloosterman, J.B., Lechler, P., Mayewski, P.A., Montgomery, J., Poreda, R., Darrah, T., Que Hee, S.S., Smith, A.R., Stich, A., Topping, W., Wittke, J.H. and Wolbach, W.S., 2007, Evidence for an extraterrestrial impact 12,900 years ago that contributed to the megafaunal extinctions and the Younger Dryas cooling. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, vol. 104, issue 41, pp. 16016-16021.

2006

  • Irmis, R.B. and Elliott, D.K., 2006, Taphonomy of a Middle Pennsylvanian Marine Vertebrate assemblage and an Actualistic Model for Marine Abrasion of Teeth. Palaios 21:466-479.
  • Osinski, G., Lee, P., Spray, J., Parnell. D., Lim, S., Bunch, T.E., Cockell, C., and Glass, B., 2005, Geological overview and cratering model for the Haughton impact crater, Devon Island, Canadian high Arctic: Meteoritics and Planetary Science 40, 1759-1776.
  • Sample, J.C., S. Woods, E. Bender, M. Loveall, 2006, Relationship between deformation bands and petroleum migration in an exhumed reservoir rock, Los Angeles Basin, California, USA: Geofluids, v. 6, p. 105-112.
  • Schultz, P.H., M. Zárate, W. E. Hames, R. S. Harris, Bunch, T.E., C. Koeberl, P. Renne and Wittke, J., 2006, The record of Miocene impacts in the Argentine Pampas. Meteoritics and Planetary Science 41: 749-771.

2004

  • Schultz, P.H., Zárate, M., Hames, W., Koeberl, C., Bunch, T., Storzer, D., Renne, P., and Wittke, J., 2004, The Quaternary impact record from the Pampas, Argentina: Earth and Planetary Science Letters 219: 221-238.

2003

  • Fagan, T.J., Taylor, G.J., Keil, K., Hicks, T., Bunch, T.E., Wittke, J.H., Mittlefehldt, D., Clayton, R., Mayeda, T., Eugster, O., and Lorenzetti, S., 2003, Northwest Africa 773: Lunar origin, iron-enrichment trend. Meteoritics and Planetary Science 38:529-554.
  • Schwartz, H., Sample, J., Weberling, K., Minisini, D., and Moore, J. C., 2003, An ancient linked fluid migration system: cold-seep deposits and sandstone intrusions in the Panoche Hills, California, USA: Geo-Marine Letters, v. 23, p. 340-350.
  • Treiman, A., Amundsen, H., Blake, D., and Bunch, T.E., 2003, A hydrothermal origin for carbonate globules in ALH84001: A terrestrial analog from Spitsbergen, Norway: Earth and Planetary Science Letters 204, 323-332.

2002

  • Hoisch, T.D., Wells, M.L., and Hanson, L.M., 2002, Pressure-temperature paths from garnet-zoning: evidence for multiple episodes of thrust burial in the hinterland of the Sevier orogenic belt: American Mineralogist, v. 87, p. 115-131.
  • Sample, J., Moore, C., Weberling, K., and Schwartz, H. 2002, Geochemistry of paleocommunities in the Cretaceous-Paleocene Great Valley Forearc Basin, Panoche Hills, California, USA: Fluid movement during early Tertiary subduction: VII International Conference on Gas in Marine Sediments, and NATO Advanced Research Workshop, Natural Marine Hydrocarbon Seepage in the World Oceans with Applications to the Caspian Sea, October 7-12, Baku, Azerbaijan (Baku: Nafta Press), pp. 167-169.
  • Schwartz, H., Minisini, D., Moore, C., Weberling, K., and Sample, J., 2002, Significance of early Paleocene (Danian) cold seep communities in the Great Valley Sequence, California: VII International Conference on Gas in Marine Sediments, and NATO Advanced Research Workshop, Natural Marine Hydrocarbon Seepage in the World Oceans with Applications to the Caspian Sea, October 7-12, Baku, Azerbaijan (Baku: Nafta Press), pp. 176-177.
  • Weberling, K., Moore, C., Sample, J., Schwartz, H., and Vrolijk, P., 2002, Clastic intrusions and cold seeps in the Cretaceous-Paleocene Great Valley Forearc Basin, Panoche Hills, CA: Structural context of a linked fluid system: VII International Conference on Gas in Marine Sediments, and NATO Advanced Research Workshop, Natural Marine Hydrocarbon Seepage in the World Oceans with Applications to the Caspian Sea, October 7-12, Baku, Azerbaijan (Baku: Nafta Press), pp. 192-194.

2001

  • Becker, L., Poreda, R., and Bunch, T.E., 2001, Impact event at the 250 million-year-old Permian-Triassic Boundary: Science, 291, 1530-1533.
  • Fagan, T.J., Taylor, G.J., Keil, K., Bunch, T.E., Wittke, J.H., Korotev, R.L., Jolliff, B.L., Gillis, J.J., Haskin, L.A., Jarosewich, E., Clayton, R.N., Mayeda, T., Fernandes, V.A., Burgess, R., Turner, G., Eugster, O., and Lorenzetti, S., 2001, Northwest Africa 032: Product of Lunar Volcanism: Meteoritics and Planetary Science 37:371-394.
  • Duebendorfer, E.M., Chamberlain, K.R., and Jones, C.S., 2001, Paleoproterozoic tectonic history of the Mojave-Yavapai boundary zone: Perspective from the Cerbat Mountains, northwestern Arizona: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 113, p. 575-590.

2000

  • Hoisch, T.D., 2000, Conditions of metamorphism in lower plate rocks at Bare Mountain Nevada–Implications for extensional faulting, in Geological and Geophysical Characterization Studies of Yucca Mountain, Nevada, A Potential High-Level Radioactive-Waste Repository: U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series 058, CD-ROM Chapter B.
  • Becker, L., Poreda, R., and Bunch, T.E., 2000, Presolar noble gases in giant fullerenes from meteorites and the K/T boundary: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences v. 97, no. 7, 2979-298.
  • Becker, L., Poreda, R., and Bunch, T.E., 2000, Fullerenes, noble gases, and flux of Extraterrestrial debris to the surface of the Earth over geologic time: Bioastronomy 5, Astr. Soc. Pacific Press, 577-581.

1998

  • Duebendorfer, E.M., Nyman, M.W., Chamberlain, K.R., and Jones, C.S., 1998, Proterozoic rocks within the Mojave-Yavapai boundary zone, northwestern Arizona: Comparison of metamorphic and structural evolution across a major lithospheric(?) structure, in Duebendorfer, E.M., ed., Geologic Excursions in Northern and Central Arizona: Geological Society of America, Field Trip Guidebook, p. 127-148.
  • Holm, R.F., Ranney, W.D.R., Wittke, J.H., andLee, K.F., 1998, Miocene volcanism and geomorphology in Verde Valley, and petrology of alkaline and mildly alkaline rocks at House Mountain shield volcano, Sedona, Arizona: in Duebendorfer, E.M., ed., Geologic Excursions in Northern and Central Arizona: Geological Society of America, Rocky Mountain Section, Field Trip Guidebook.
  • Wells, M.L., Hoisch, T.D., Peters, M.T., Miller, D.M., Wolff, E.D., andHanson, L.M., 1998, The Mahogany Peaks fault, a Late Cretaceous-Paleocene normal fault in the hinterland of the Sevier Orogen: Journal of Geology, v. 106, p. 623-634.

1996

  • Wittke, J.H. and Holm, R.F., 1996, The association basanitic nephelinite-feldspar ijolite-nepheline monzosyenite at House Mountain volcano, north-central Arizona: The Canadian Mineralogist 34:221-240.
  • Wittke, J.H., Duffield, W.A., andJones, C., 1996, Roof-rock contamination of Taylor Creek Rhyolite, New Mexico, as recorded in hornblende phenocrysts and biotite xenocrysts: American Mineralogist 81:135-140.
  • Hoisch, T.D., Hanson, L.M., andWittke, J.H., 1996, Hornblende barometry of Cordilleran granodiorites, final technical report for U.S.G.S. order number 1434-WR-96-SA-00467, 100 pp.

1995

  • Hoisch, T.D., 1995, Chapter 2: Conditions of metamorphism in lower plate rocks at Bare Mountain, Nevada--Implications for extensional faulting, in Simonds, F.W., ed., Characterization of detachment faults in the Yucca Mountain region, summary report for site characterization plan 8.3.1.17.4.5: U.S. Geological Survey administrative report for milestone number 3GTD500M, p. 16-47. Approved by USGS Director.
  • Miller, D.M., and Hoisch, T.D., 1995, Jurassic tectonics of northeastern Nevada and northwestern Utah from the perspective of barometric studies: Geol. Soc. America Special Paper 299, p. 267-294.

1992

  • Miller, D.M., and Hoisch, T.D., 1992, Mesozoic structure, metamorphism, and magmatism in the Pilot Range and the Toano Range, in Wilson, J.R., ed., Field guide to geologic excursions in Utah and adjacent areas of Nevada, Idaho, and Wyoming: Utah Geological Survey Misc. Pub. 92-3, p. 79-92.
  • Geib, P.E. (NNAD), 1992, Appendix F: A preliminary study of patina on Antelope Point flaked lithics by electron microprobe analysis: in Reed, P. F., ed., Upland Adaptations in Lower Glen Canyon during the Archaic and Pueblo Periods: Navajo Nation Papers in Anthropology 28.

1991

  • Hoisch, T.D., 1991, Equilibria within the mineral assemblage quartz + muscovite + biotite + plagioclase + garnet, and implications for the mixing properties of octahedrally-coordinated cations in muscovite and biotite: Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, v. 108. p. 43-54.

Undergraduate Research, MS and PhD Theses (supervisor indicated in parentheses)

In Progress

  • Craddock, S., PTt paths from amphibolite facies rocks in the Funeral Mountains and implications for Sevier orogenesis. (PhD, Hoisch)
  • Doupnik, S. Eruption controls and degassing history of the explosive, mafic Villa Senni eruption from the Colli Albani volcano, Italy. (MS, Ort)
  • Kane, J., Age and tectonic setting of the Triassic Vampire Formation, Mojave Desert of Arizona and California, in progress. (MS, Riggs)
  • Schlieffarth, K., Magmatism associated with the transition from collision to escape, Central Anatolia, Turkey. (PhD, Reid)
  • Tierney, C., Crystal-liquid dynamics of a supereruption: The Youngest Toba Tuff and its aftermath, Sumatra, Indonesia. (PhD, Reid)
  • Wright, S., Conditions of metamorphism from garnet amphibolites and migmatites in the Funeral Mountains, Death Valley National Park, California. (MS, Hoisch)
  • Winner, K., Miocene Basalts of the Southern Colorado Plateau Transition Zone: Mantle processes driving melting. (MS, Reid)

2017

  • Sliva, C., 2017, Comparison of silicate minerals from unusual and compositionally extreme igneous rocks. (HURA Grant, Wittke)
  • Van Gundy, D., 2017, Post-eruptive explosive hazards of scoria cone volcanoes. (HURA Grant, Riggs) 

2016

  • Hildabrand, T., 2016, Lithofacies characterization and chemostratigraphy of the Pliocene Verde Formation, northern Verde Valley, central Arizona. (MS, Sample)
  • Huff, A., 2016, Placing new constraints on the unexpectedly complex formation of Meteor Crater. (HURA Grant, Hagerty, USGS)
  • Schlieder, T., 2016, Water contents and Re-Os isotope characteristics of Miocene to Recent basalts from the Colorado Plateau, USA: Implications for intra-continental magma genesis, 72 p. (MS, Reid)
  • Stephens, S. M., 2016. Litho and chemostratigraphic analysis of the Miocene to Pliocene Verde Formation, southern Verde Valley, central Arizona, 190 p. (MS, Sample)
  • Wagner, K., 2016, The Sunset Crater eruption and its tephra deposits. (MS, Ort)
  • Weeks, S., 2016, Carbonate cements and veins as a proxy for paleotemperature and fluid evolution in the deep accretionary prism, Nankai Trough, Japan. (MS, Sample)

2015

  • Barbee, O., 2015, Post-Youngest Toba Tuff Silicic Lava Dome Origin and Eruptive History at Toba Caldera, Sumatra, Indonesia. (MS, Reid)
  • Oberling, Z., 2015, Age and Geochemistry of Volcanic Clasts in the Upper Triassic Chinle Formation. (MS, Riggs).
  • Saalfeld, M, 2015, Magmatic processes revealed by crystal texture of Mount Elden, northern Arizona. (HURA Grant, Brugger-Schorr)
  • Sanchez, T.B., 2015, Early Mesozoic Cordilleran arc magmatism: the detrital zircon record of back-arc basin deposits, Triassic Buckskin Formation, western Arizona and eastern California. (MS, Riggs)

2014

  • England, H., 2014, Basalts of the western Colorado Plateau margin: Relationship between magma composition and mantle processes. (MS, Reid)
  • Fisher, A.J., 2014. Using Mineralogy and Geochemistry to Constrain Formation of Carbonates at Nantroseize Reference Sites C0011 and C0012, 155 p. (MS, Sample)
  • Gullikson, A., 2014, Investigating the basaltic underplating model through experimental petrology: Implications into the genesis of silicic volcanism on the moon. (MS, Reid)
  • Lacy, A., 2014, Garnet dating, pressure-temperature-time paths and kinematic analysis of the schist of Upper Narrows, Raft River Mountains, Northwestern Utah. (MS, Hoisch)
  • Rudzitis, S., 2014, Constraints on Melting Conditions of High Magnesium Basalts at the Southwestern Margins of the Colorado Plateau. (MS, Reid)
  • Solway, D.R., 2014, Structural Geology and Metamorphism in the Skin Gulch area, northern Front Range, Colorado, 119 p. (MS, Duebendorfer)
  • Wills, M., 2014, A metamorphic pressure-temperature-time path from the Wood Hills, Elko County, eastern Nevada. (MS, Hoisch)

2013

  • Cochrane, M.R., 2013, Paleoproterozoic deformation recorded within the Five Points shear zone, Wet Mountains, central Colorado, 170 p. (MS, Duebendorfer)
  • Hamlin, J.W., 2013, The Paleoproterozoic deformational and metamorphic history of the Buffalo Pass region, Park Range, Colorado, 283 p. (MS, Duebendorfer)
  • Krawiec, A., 2013. Holocene Tephrochronology and Storminess 
Inferred from Two Lakes on Adak Island, Alaska. (MS, Kaufman)
  • Maloney, P., 2013. Melting conditions of basaltic volcanism from collision to escape in the Central Anatolian volcanic province, Central Turkey. (MS, Reid)
  • Saad, E., 2013. Elemental, isotopic, and particle fingerprinting of dust sources in the San Francisco Peaks, Arizona. (MS, Ketterer, Chemistry)
  • Wiley, C., 2013, Analysis of deep and shallow water carbonates from the Cascadia Subduction Zone. (HURA Grant, Sample)

2012

  • Giovinazzo, J.R., 2012. Deformation Band Distribution and Influence on Fluid Flow in the Newport Inglewood Fault Damage Zone, Orange County, California, 191 p. (MS, Sample)

2011

  • Gaither, T., 2011, Zircon Geochemistry and Geothermometry of the Youngest Toba Tuff. (MS, Reid)
  • Littlefield. J., 2011, Dynamics of Inorganic Processes, and Autochthonous vs Allochthonous Sources in Controlling Travertine Deposition. (MS, Sample)
  • Schiff, Caleb J., 2011, A Modern Survey and Holocene Record of Lake Water and Diatom Isotopes from South Alaska, 102 p. (MS, Kaufman)
  • Silvio, M., 2011, Characterizing Fluid Flow in an Ancient Methane Seep Using Stable Isotope Analysis of Diagenetic Phases, 190 p. (MS, Sample)
  • Unema, J., 2011, Water-Magma Interaction and Plume Processes in the 2008 Okmok Eruption. 315 p. (MS, Ort)
  • Zelawski, M., 2011, Marginal Deposits of Maar Volcanoes in the First Flat Mesa Area, Hopi Buttes Volcanic Field, Navajo Nation, Arizona, 412 p. plus map. (MS, Ort)

2010

  • Best, J.A., 2010, Vent Processes And Deposits Of A Hiatus In A Violent Eruption: Quilotoa Volcano, Ecuador. (MS, Ort)

2009

  • Portis, D.K., 2009, Paleoproterozoic tectonics of the southwestern United States: New constraints from the southern Hualapai Mountains, Arizona, 192 p. (MS, Duebendorfer)
  • Prante, M.R., 2009, Paleoproterozoic deformation and metamorphism in the Peacock Mountains, northwest Arizona: Implications for Paleoproterozoic tectonics, 101 p. (MS, Duebendorfer)
  • Tinnin, B., 2009, Volcanology and petrology of the Sullivan Buttes Latite, northern Sullivan Buttes, Chino Valley, Arizona, 165 p. (MS, Riggs)

2008

  • Cruz-Uribe, A.M., 2008, Pressure-temperature-time paths constraining the Timing of Thrusting in the Sevier Hinterlands, 111 p. (MS, Hoisch)
  • Csar, A., 2008, Distribution and Geochemistry of Methane-Derived Cold Seep Carbonates: Panoche and Tumery Hills, California, 149 p. (MS, Sample)
  • Styger, S.M., 2008, Composite Pressure Temperature Paths from the Funeral Mountains, Death Valley, Southwestern California, 183 p. (MS, Hoisch)

2007

  • Bonamici, C.E., 2007, Anatexis and exhumation of a Paleoproterozoic orogen, southern Hualapai Mountains, Arizona, 207 p. (MS, Duebendorfer)
  • Everett, B., 2007, Conditions of Metamorphism of the Yule Marble, Treasure Mountain dome area, Colorado. (Senior Thesis, Hoisch)

2004

  • Kelly, E.D., 2004, Pressure-temperature paths and isotopic dating along a major thrust, Sevier hinterland, Albion Mountains, Idaho, 154 p. (MS, Hoisch)
  • McConnell, S., 2004, An Analytical Approach to the Interpretation of Complex Dome Formation, Cerro Pizzaro, Mexico. (MS, Riggs)

2003

  • Harris, C.R., 2003, A pressure-temperature path record of repeated thrusting and exhumation in the Sevier hinterland, Albion Mountains, Idaho, 207 p. (MS, Hoisch)
  • Siwiec, B.R., 2003, Tectonic implications of Paleoproterozoic structure and metamorphism in the northern Hualapai Mountains, Mohave County, Arizona, 103 p. (MS, Duebendorfer)

2002

  • Dudash, S.L., 2002, Polymetamorphism of >2.5 Ga pelitic schist in the Grouse Creek Mountains, northwestern Utah (MS, Hoisch)

2001

  • Cunningham, H., 2001, Mixing of Depleted Mantle Melts and Minette in the Petrogenesis of the Sullivan Buttes Latite, 171 p. (MS, Riggs)
  • Wallace, K., 2001, Characterization and Discrimination of Holocene Tephra-Fall Deposits Mount Spurr Volcano, Alaska. (MS, Ort)

1999

  • Evans, P.J., 1999, Proterozoic structure and geology of the Cottonwood Cliffs, Mohave County, Arizona, 176 p. (MS, Duebendorfer)
  • Hesse, S.J., 1999, The Igneous Geochemistry of Sierra Grande Volcano, Raton-Clayton Volcanie Field, Northeastern New Mexico. 118 p. (MS, Ort)

1998

  • Jones, C.S., 1998, Proterozoic geologic history of the Vock Canyon area, Cerbat Mountains, northwestern Arizona, 125 p. (MS, Duebendorfer)
  • Vazquez, J., 1998, Eruptive dynamics and products of phreatomagmatic volcanism, Hopi Buttes volcanic field, northeastern Arizona. 210 p. (MS, Ort)

1997

  • Hanlon, J.D., 1997, Structure and petrology of Proterozoic rocks in the Tennessee Wash area, Cerbat Mountains, northwestern Arizona, 115 p. (MS, Duebendorfer)
  • Hanson, L.M., 1997, Metamorphic Petrology of Pelitic Schist from the Raft River and Grouse Creek Mountains, Northwest Utah, 238 p. (MS, Hoisch).
  • Wolff, E.D., 1997, Geothermometry and Thermal Evolution of the Raft River Mountains, Utah, 156 p. (MS, Hoisch)

1995

  • Boston, R.L., 1995, Electron Microprobe Sourcing of Volcanic Ash Temper in Sunset Red Ceramics, 138 p. (MS, Downum, Anthropology)
  • Kostalek, J.T., 1995, Mineralogy and Geochemistry of Lacustrine Sediments in a Miocene Extensional Basin, Aubrey Hills, Western Arizona, 160 p. (MS, Parnell).
  • Oyer, J., 1995, Pyroxenes in the Dioritic Hypabyssal Rocks of San Francisco Mountain Composite Volcano, Arizona, 153 p. (MS, Holm)

1994

  • Harvey, J.L., 1994, Sapphirine-Bearing Amphibolites in the Okanogan Complex, Washington: Thermobarometry and Tectonic Implications, 237 p. (MS, Hoisch).
  • Wagner, L.J., 1994, Fluid Flow During Regional Metamorphism, Big Maria Mountains, Southeastern California, 116 p. (MS, Hoisch)

1993

  • Spurr, K.C., 1993, Compositional analysis of temper in Emery Gray and Sevier Gray ceramics of the Fremont culture. 209 p. (MS, Cruz-Uribe, Anthropology).

1992

  • Hoyt, W., 1992, Geology of the Cowpie Peak and Mercury Mountain areas, Northern Old Woman Mountains, southeastern California. (MS, Hoisch)
  • Vint, J.M., 1992, Electron Microprobe analysis of Agua Fria Glaze-on-Red ceramics from Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico. 265 p. (MS, Cruz-Uribe, Anthropology).

1990

  • Rothstein, D., 1990, Geology of the Scanlan Shear Zone, Central Old Woman Mountains, southeastern California. (MS, Hoisch)