Twinn, G, (2023) Combining low-cost single board computers with open-source software to control noble gas extraction lines. MethodsX 10, 101974.

Neubeck, N., Carter, A., Rittenour, T., Clift ,P.D. (2023) Climate and anthropogenic impacts on North American erosion and sediment transport since the Last Glacial Maximum: Evidence from the detrital zircon record of the Lower Mississippi Valley, USA. GSA Bulletin; doi:

Riley, T. R., Millar, I. L., Carter, A., Flowerdew, M. J., Burton-Johnson, A., Bastias, J., et al. (2023). Evolution of an accretionary complex (LeMay Group) and terrane translation in the Antarctic Peninsula. Tectonics, 42, e2022TC007578.

Riley, T. R., Burton-Johnson, A., Hogan, K.A., Carter, A., & Leat, P.T. (2023) Cretaceous – Paleogene tectonic reconstructions of the South Scotia Ridge and implications for the initiation of subduction in the Scotia Sea. Journal of the Geological Society.

Zhou, Y., Carter, A., Wu, J., Yao, Y., Zhu, R., Liu, H., et al. (2023). Nature of the Paleo-Pacific subduction along the East Asian continental margin in the Mesozoic: Insights from the sedimentary record of West Sarawak, Borneo. Geophysical Research Letters, 50, e2022GL102370.


Huu Nguyen, Hiep; Carter, Andrew; Hoang, Long Van; Fox, Matt; Pham, Sang Nhu; Vinh, Hau Bui (2022). Evolution of the continental margin of south to central Vietnam and its relationship to opening of the South China Sea (East Vietnam Sea). Tectonics, 41, 2. e2021TC006971.

Smith, Adam GG; Fox, Matthew; Schwanghart, Wolfgang; Carter, Andrew (2022) Comparing methods for calculating channel steepness index. Earth-Science Reviews, 227, 103970.

Jonell, Tara N; Giosan, Liviu; Clift, Peter D; Carter, Andrew; Bretschneider, Lisa; Hathorne, Ed C; Barbarano, Marta; Garzanti, Eduardo; Vezzoli, Giovanni; Naing, Thet (2022) No modern Irrawaddy River until the late Miocene-Pliocene. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 584, 117516.

Exnicios, Elise M; Carter, Andrew; Najman, Yani; Clift, Peter D. (2022) Late Miocene unroofing of the Inner Lesser Himalaya recorded in the NW Himalaya foreland basin. Basin Research, 34, 6, 1894-1916.

Twinn, G; Riley, T; Fox, M; Carter, A (2022) Thermal history of the southern Antarctic Peninsula during Cenozoic oblique subduction. Journal of the Geological Society, 179, 6, jgs2022-008.

Clinger, A., Fox, M., Balco, G., Cuffey, K., Shuster, D., (2022) Tectonic controls on the timing of fjord incision at the Antarctic Peninsula. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 585, 117528.

Fox, M., Smith, A.G.G., Vermeesch, P., Gallagher, K., Carter, A. (2022) Origin of Great Unconformity Obscured by Thermochronometric Uncertainty. Geochronology Discussions, 1-21.

Cuffey, M.K., Tripathy-Lang, A., Fox, M., Stock, G.M., Shuster, D.L., (2022) Late Cenozoic deepening of Yosemite Valley, USA. GSA Bulletin. doi:

Jiao, R., Fox, M., Yang, R. (2022) Late Cenozoic erosion pattern of the eastern margin of the Sichuan Basin: Implications for the drainage evolution of the Yangtze River. Geomorphology, 398, 108025.

Riley, Teal R; Carter, Andrew; Burton‐Johnson, Alex; Leat, Philip T; Hogan, Kelly A; Bown, Paul R. (2022) Crustal block origins of the South Scotia Ridge. Terra Nova, 34, 6, 495-502.

Tian, Yuntao; Liu, Yimin; Li, Rui; Sun, Xilin; Zhang, Zengjie; Carter, Andrew; Vermeesch, Pieter (2022) Thermochronological constraints on Eocene deformation regime in the Long-Men Shan: Implications for the eastward growth of the Tibetan Plateau. Global and Planetary Change, 217, 103930.

Garzanti, E., Bayon, G., Vermeesch, P., Barbarano, M., Pastore, G., Resentini, A., Dennielou, B. and Jouet, G., 2022. The Zambezi deep-sea fan: mineralogical, REE, Zr/Hf, Nd-isotope, and zircon-age variability in feldspar-rich passive-margin turbidites. Journal of Sedimentary Research, 92(11), pp.1022-1043.

Wu, L.G., Li, Y., Jollands, M.C., Vermeesch, P. and Li, X.H., 2022. Diffuser: A user-friendly program for diffusion chronometry with robust uncertainty estimation. Computers & Geosciences, 163, p.105108.

Garzanti, E., Bayon, G., Dinis, P., Vermeesch, P., Pastore, G., Resentini, A., Barbarano, M., Ncube, L. and Van Niekerk, H.J., 2022. The Segmented Zambezi Sedimentary System from Source to Sink: 2. Geochemistry, Clay Minerals, and Detrital Geochronology. The Journal of Geology, 130(3), pp.171-208.

Vermeesch, P., 2022, An algorithm for U-Pb geochronology by secondary ion mass spectrometry, Geochronology, 4, 561–576.

Garzanti, E., Pastore, G., Stone, A., Vainer, S., Vermeesch, P. and Resentini, A., 2022. Provenance of Kalahari Sand: Paleoweathering and recycling in a linked fluvial-aeolian system. Earth-Science Reviews, 224, p.103867.


Baird, T., Bristow, C., Lou, W., Du, E., Bryant, R., Mitchell, T., and Vermeesch, P. (2021) Blowout morphometrics and mass balances. Frontiers in Earth Science.

Boazman, S., Davis, J., Grindrod, P., Balme, M., Vermeesch, P., and Baird, T. (2021) Measuring Ripple and Dune Migration in Coprates Chasma, Valles Marineris: A Source to Sink Aeolian System on Mars? Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 126(3): e2020JE006608. 

Connelly, J., Bollard, J., Costa, M., Vermeesch, P., and Bizzarro, M. (2021) Improved methods for high-precision Pb–Pb dating of extra-terrestrial materials. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 36(12):2579–2587, 2021.

Dinis, P. A., Vermeesch, P., Duarte, L. V., Cunha, P. P., Barbarano, M., and Garzanti, E. (2021) The Variscan basement in the western shoulder of the Lusitanian Basin (West Iberian Margin): insights from detrital-zircon geochronology of Jurassic strata. Journal of Iberian Geology, 47(4):685–696, 2021.

Garzanti, E., Pastore, G., Resentini, A., Vezzoli, G., Vermeesch, P., Ncube, L., Niekerk, H. J. V., Jouet, G., and Dall’Asta, M. (2021)The Segmented Zambezi Sedimentary System from Source to Sink: 1. Sand Petrology and Heavy Minerals. The Journal of Geology, 129(4):343–369.

Gezatt, J.N. , Macdonald D.I.M., , Stephenson, R. Jelinek,R. A., Carter, A. (2021). South Atlantic passive margin evolution: A thermochronology case study from the Rio de Janeiro-Trˆes Rios section, SE Brazil. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 106, 103051.

Hopley, P., Vermeesch, P., Parrish, R., and Latham, A. (2021) Clusters of flowstone ages are not supported by statistical evidence. Nature, 594(7863):E10–E10, 2021.

Li, Y. and Vermeesch, P.(2021) Inverse isochron regression for Re–Os, K–Ca and other chronometers, Geochronology, 3, 415–420.

Marschalek, J., Zurli, L., Talarico, F., van de Flierdt, T., Vermeesch, P., Carter, A., Beny, F., Bout-Roumazeilles, V., Sangiorgi, F., Hemming, S., et al. (2021) A large West Antarctic Ice Sheet explains early Neogene sea-level amplitude. Nature, 600(7889): 450–455.

Pastore, G., Baird, T., Vermeesch, P., Bristow, C., Resentini, A., and Garzanti, E. Provenance and recycling of Sahara Desert sand (2021). Earth-Science Reviews, 216:103606.

Schaen, A. J., Jicha, B. R., Hodges, K. V., Vermeesch, P., Stelten, M. E., Mercer, C. M., Phillips, D., Rivera, T. A., Jourdan, F., Matchan, E. L., et al. (2021) Interpreting and reporting 40Ar/39Ar geochronologic data. Bulletin, 133(3-4):461–487.

Stephenson,S.N., NJ White, N.J., Carter, A., Seward, D., Ball,P.W., Klöcking, M., (2021) Cenozoic dynamic topography of Madagascar, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 22 (6), e2020GC009624,

Vermeesch, P. and Pease, V. (2021)A genetic classification of the tholeiitic and calc-alkaline magma series. Geochemical Perspectives Letters, 19:1–6.

Vermeesch, P.(2021) Maximum depositional age estimation revisited. Geoscience Frontiers, 12 (2):843–850.

Vermeesch, P. (2021)On the treatment of discordant detrital zircon U–Pb data. Geochronology, 3(1):247–257.

Wildman, M., Gallagher, K., Chew, D., Carter, A. (2021), From sink to source: using offshore thermochronometric data to extract onshore erosion signals in Namibia. Basin Research. 33, 1580-1602.

Yang, J., Nie, J., Garzanti, E., Limonta, M., Andò, S., Vermeesch, P., Zhang, H., Hu, X., Wang, Z., Zhao, B., et al. (2021)Climatic Forcing of Plio-Pleistocene Formation of the Modern Limpopo River, South Africa. Geophysical Research Letters, 48(14): e2021GL093887.

Zhao, Q., Yan, Y., Zhu, Z., Carter, A., Clift, P.D. Hassan,M.H.A., Yao, D., Aziz, J.A. (2021) Provenance study of the Lubok Antu Mélange from the Lupar valley, West Sarawak, Borneo: Implications for the closure of eastern Meso-Tethys?, Chemical Geology, 581, 120415.

Zhu, Z., Yan, Y., Zhao, Q., Carter, A., Hassan, M.H.A., Zhou, Y. (2021) Geochemistry and paleogeography of the Rajang Group, Northwest Borneo, Malaysia. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 137, 105500.


Fox, M., Carter, A.(2020). Heated Topics in Thermochronology and Paths towards Resolution. Geosciences 2020, 10(9), 375;

Fox M, Carter A and Dai J-G (2020) How Continuous Are the “Relict” Landscapes of Southeastern Tibet?. Front. Earth Sci. 8:587597. doi: 10.3389/feart.2020.587597

Bhattacharya, G., Robinson, D. M., Orme, D. A., Najman, Y., & Carter, A. (2020). Low‐temperature thermochronology of the Indus Basin in central Ladakh, northwest India: Implications of Miocene–Pliocene cooling in the India‐Asia collision zone. Tectonics, 39, e2020TC006333.

Chen, W-H., Yan, Y., Clift, P.D., Carter, A., Huang, C-Y., Pickering, K.T., Chemale, F., Shan, Y., Zhang, X. (2020) Drainage evolution and exhumation history of the eastern Himalaya: Insights from the Nicobar Fan, northeastern Indian Ocean, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 548,

Clift, P. D., Carter, A., Wysocka, A., Van Hoang, L., Zheng, H., & Neubeck, N. (2020). A Late Eocene‐Oligocene through‐flowing river between the Upper Yangtze and South China Sea. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 21, e2020GC009046.

Vincent, S. J., Somin, M. L., Carter, A., Vezzoli, G., Fox, M., & Vautravers, B. (2020). Testing Models of Cenozoic Exhumation in the Western Greater Caucasus. Tectonics, 39, e2018TC005451.

Pickering, K.T., Carter, A., Andò, S., Garzanti, E., Limonta, M., Vezzoli, G., Milliken, K.L., (2020), Deciphering relationships between the Nicobar and Bengal submarine fans, Indian Ocean, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 544, 116329,

Zhou, P., Carter, A., Li, Y., & Clift, P. (2020). Slowing rates of regional exhumation in the western Himalaya: Fission track evidence from the Indus Fan. Geological Magazine, 157,848-863.

Bird, A., Millar, I., Rodenburg, T., Stevens, T., Rittner, M., Vermeesch, P., and Lu, H. (202) A constant Chinese Loess Plateau dust source since the late Miocene. Quaternary Science Reviews, 227:106042.

Caracciolo, L., Andò, S., Vermeesch, P., Garzanti, E., McCabe, R., Barbarano, M., Paleari, C., Rittner, M., and Pearce, T. A multidisciplinary approach for the quantitative provenance analysis of siltstone: Mesozoic Mandawa Basin, southeastern Tanzania. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 484(1):275–293, 2020.

Davis, J. M., Grindrod, P. M., Boazman, S. J., Vermeesch, P., and Baird, T. Quantified Aeolian Dune Changes on Mars Derived From Repeat Context Camera Images. Earth and Space Science, 7(2):e2019EA000874, 2020.

Dinis, P. A., Garzanti, E., Hahn, A., Vermeesch, P., and Cabral-Pinto, M. Weathering indices as climate proxies. A step forward based on Congo and SW African river muds. Earth-Science Reviews, 201:103039, 2020.

Garzanti, E., Liang, W., Andò, S., Clift, P. D., Resentini, A., Vermeesch, P., and Vezzoli, G. Provenance of Thal Desert sand: Focused erosion in the western Himalayan syntaxis and foreland-basin deposition driven by latest Quaternary climate change. Earth-Science Reviews, page 103220, 2020.

Li, C., Hu, X., Wang, J., Vermeesch, P., and Garzanti, E. Sandstone provenance analysis in Longyan supports the existence of a Late Paleozoic continental arc in South China. Tectonophysics, page 228400, 2020.

Nachtergaele, S., Glorie, S., Morley, C., Charusiri, P., Kanjanapayont, P., Vermeesch, P., Carter, A., Van Ranst, G., and De Grave, J. Cenozoic tectonic evolution of southeastern Thailand derived from low-temperature thermochronology. Journal of the Geological Society, 177(2):395–411, 2020.

Resentini, A., Andò, S., Garzanti, E., Malusà, M. G., Pastore, G., Vermeesch, P., Chanvry, E., and Dall’Asta, M. Zircon as a provenance tracer: Coupling Raman spectroscopy and UPb geochronology in source-to-sink studies. Chemical Geology, 555:119828, 2020.

Schaen, A. J., Jicha, B. R., Hodges, K. V., Vermeesch, P., Stelten, M. E., Mercer, C. M., Phillips, D., Rivera, T. A., Jourdan, F., Matchan, E. L., et al. Interpreting and reporting 40Ar/39Ar geochronologic data. GSA Bulletin, 2020.

Vallejo, C., Almagor, S., Romero, C., Herrera, J. L., Escobar, V., Spikings, R. A., Winkler, W., and Vermeesch, P. Sedimentology, Provenance and Radiometric Dating of the Silante Formation: Implications for the Cenozoic Evolution of the Western Andes of Ecuador. Minerals, 10(10):929, 2020.

Van Ranst, G., Pedrosa-Soares, A. C., Novo, T., Vermeesch, P., and De Grave, J. New insights from low-temperature thermochronology into the tectonic and geomorphologic evolution of the south-eastern Brazilian highlands and passive margin. Geoscience Frontiers, 11(1):303–324, 2020.

Vermeesch, P. Maximum depositional age estimation revisited. Geoscience Frontiers, 2020a.

Vermeesch, P. Unifying the U–Pb and Th–Pb methods: joint isochron regression and common Pb correction. Geochronology, 2(1):119–119, 2020b. 


Shen, X., Tian, Y., Zhang, G., Zhang, S., Carter, A., Kohn, B., et al (2019). Late Miocene hinterland crustal shortening in the Longmen Shan thrust belt, the eastern margin of the Tibetan Plateau. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 124.

Riley, T.R., Carter, A., Leat, P., Burton-Johnson, A., Bastias, J., Spikings, R.A., Tate, A.J., Bristow, C. (2019). Geochronology and geochemistry of the northern Scotia Sea: A revised interpretation of the North and West Scotia ridge junction, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 518, 136-147.

Fox, M., Dai, J‐G., Carter, A. (2019). Badly behaved detrital (U‐Th)/He ages: problems with He diffusion models or geological models? Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 20.

Najman, Y., Mark, C., Barfod, D.N., Carter, A., Parrish, R., Chew, D., Gemignani, L. (2019); Spatial and temporal trends in exhumation of the Eastern Himalaya and syntaxis as determined from a multitechnique detrital thermochronological study of the Bengal Fan. GSA Bulletin.

Zhang, P., Najman, Y ., Mei, L ., Millar, I., Sobel, E., Carter, A., Barford, D., Dhuime, B., Garzanti, E., Govin, G., Vezzoli, G., Hu, X. (2019). Palaeodrainage evolution of the large rivers of East Asia, and Himalayan-Tibet tectonics. Earth-Science Reviews, 192,601-630.

Nicholson, U., Carter, A., Robinson, P., Macdonald, D.I.M., (2019) Eocene-Recent drainage evolution of the Colorado River and its precursor: an integrated provenance perspective from SW California. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 488,

Baird, T., Bristow, C., and Vermeesch, P. Measuring Sand Dune Migration Rates with COSI-Corr and Landsat: Opportunities and Challenges. Remote Sensing, 11(20):2423, 2019.
Caracciolo, L., Andò, S., Vermeesch, P., Garzanti, E., McCabe, R., Barbarano, M., Paleari, C., Rittner, M., and Pearce, T. A multidisciplinary approach for the quantitative provenance analysis of siltstone: Mesozoic Mandawa Basin, southeastern Tanzania. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 484:SP484–2018, 2019.

Garzanti, E., Vermeesch, P., Vezzoli, G., Andò, S., Botti, E., Limonta, M., Dinis, P., Hahn, A., Baudet, D., De Grave, J., et al. Congo River sand and the equatorial quartz factory. Earth-Science Reviews, page 102918, 2019.

Ghosh, R., Vermeesch, P., Gain, D., and Mondal, R. Genetic relationship among komatiites and associated basalts in the Badampahar greenstone belt (3.25–3.10 Ga), Singhbhum Craton, Eastern India. Precambrian Research, 327:196–211, 2019.

Nachtergaele, S., Glorie, S., Morley, C., Charusiri, P., Kanjanapayont, P., Vermeesch, P., Carter, A., Van Ranst, G., and De Grave, J. Cenozoic tectonic evolution of south-eastern Thailand derived from low-temperature thermochronology. Journal of the Geological Society, pages jgs2018–167, 2019.

Shen, X., Tian, Y., Zhang, G., Zhang, S., Carter, A., Kohn, B., Vermeesch, P., Liu, R., and Li, W. Late Miocene hinterland crustal shortening in the Longmen Shan thrust belt, the eastern margin of the Tibetan Plateau. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 2019.

Van Ranst, G., Pedrosa-Soares, A. C., Novo, T., Vermeesch, P., and De Grave, J. New insights from low-temperature thermochronology into the tectonic and geomorphologic evolution of the south-eastern Brazilian highlands and passive margin. Geoscience Frontiers, 2019.

Vermeesch, P. Exploratory Analysis of Provenance Data Using R and the Provenance Package. Minerals, 9(3):193, 2019a.

Vermeesch, P. Statistics for Fission-Track Thermochronology. In Fission-Track Thermochronology and its Application to Geology, pages 109–122. Springer, Cham, 2019b.

Vermeesch, P. and Tian, Y. Reply to the Comment on the Reply to the Comment on Vermeesch and Tian (2014). Earth-Science Reviews, page 102879, 2019.

Yan, Z., Tian, Y., Li, R., Vermeesch, P., Sun, X., Li, Y., Rittner, M., Carter, A., Shao, C., Huang, H., et al. Late Triassic tectonic inversion in the upper Yangtze Block: Insights from detrital zircon U–Pb geochronology from south-western Sichuan Basin. Basin Research, 31(1):92–113, 2019.

Yu, J., Zheng, D., Pang, J., Wang, Y., Fox, M., Vermeesch, P., Li, C., Xiao, L., Hao, Y., and Wang, Y. Miocene range growth along the Altyn Tagh fault: Insights from apatite fission-track and (U-Th)/He thermochronometry in the western Danghenan Shan, China. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 2019.  


Yan, Z., Tian, Y., Li, R., Vermeesch, P., Sun, X., Li, Y., Rittner, M., Carter, A., Shao, C., Huang, H. and Ji, X. (2018) Late Triassic tectonic inversion in the upper Yangtze Block: insights from detrital zircon U–Pb geochronology from southwestern Sichuan Basin. Basin Research,

Ducea, M. N., Giosan, L., Carter, A., Balica, C., Stoica, A. M., Roban, R. D., et al. (2018) U‐PB detrital zircon geochronology of the lower Danube and its tributaries: Implications for the geology of the Carpathians. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 19, 3208–3223.

Nguyen H.H., Carter A., Hoang L.V., Vu S.T., (2018) Provenance, routing and weathering history of heavy minerals from coastal placer deposits of southern Vietnam. Sedimentary Geology, 373, 228-238.

Li Q., Gleadow A., Seiler C., Kohn B., Vermeesch P., Carter A., Hurford A., (2018) Observations on three-dimensional measurement of confined fission track lengths in apatite using digital imagery. American Mineralogist, 103, 430-440.

Menzies, L.A.   Carter, A., & Macdonald, D.I.M., (2018) Evolution of an intracontinental basin: insights from stratal architecture and provenance history of the Parnaíba Basin.  Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 472,

Zhuang, G., Najman, Y., Tian, Y., Carter, A., Gemignani, L., Wijbrans, J., Jan, Q., and Khan, A., (2018) Insights into the evolution of The Hindu Kush-Kohistan-Karakoram from modern river sand detrital geo- and thermochronological studies, Journal of the Geological Society, 175, 934-949. doi:10.1144/jgs2018-007
Carter, A., (2018) Thermochronology on Sand and Sandstones for Stratigraphic and Provenance Studies. Chapter 14: In M. G. Malusà and P. G. Fitzgerald (eds.), Fission-Track Thermochronology and its Application to Geology, 259-268. Springer Textbooks in Earth Sciences, Geography and Environment. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-89421-8_14

Bandopadhyay, P. C., & Carter, A., (2018) Paleogene Tectonic and Sedimentation History of the Andaman-Nicobar Accretionary Arc, Northeast Indian, 91-112. The Indian Paleogene, In: Bajpai S., Tripathi S., Prasad V. (eds) The Indian Paleogene. Society of Earth Scientists Series. Springer.

Fenn, K., Stevens, T., Bird, A., Limonta, M., Rittner, M., Vermeesch, P., Andò, S., Garzanti, E., Lu, H., Zhang, H., et al. Insights into the provenance of the Chinese Loess Plateau from joint zircon U-Pb and garnet geochemical analysis of last glacial loess. Quaternary Research, 89(3):645–659, 2018.

Garzanti, E., Dinis, P., Vermeesch, P., Andò, S., Hahn, A., Huvi, J., Limonta, M., Padoan, M., Resentini, A., Rittner, M., et al. Dynamic uplift, recycling, and climate control on the petrology of passive-margin sand (Angola). Sedimentary geology, 375:86–104, 2018a.

Garzanti, E., Dinis, P., Vermeesch, P., Andò, S., Hahn, A., Huvi, J., Limonta, M., Padoan, M., Resentini, A., Rittner, M., et al. Sedimentary processes controlling ultralong cells of littoral transport: Placer formation and termination of the Orange sand highway in southern Angola. Sedimentology, 65(2):431–460, 2018b.

Garzanti, E., Vermeesch, P., Rittner, M., and Simmons, M. The zircon story of the Nile: time-structure maps of source rocks and discontinuous propagation of detrital signals. Basin Research, 30(6):1098–1117, 2018c.

Smye, A. J., Marsh, J., Vermeesch, P., Garber, J., and Stockli, D. Applications and limitations of U-Pb thermochronology to middle and lower crustal thermal histories. Chemical Geology, 494:1–18, 2018.

Sun, X., Li, C., Kuiper, K. F., Wang, J., Tian, Y., Vermeesch, P., Zhang, Z., Zhao, J., and Wijbrans, J. R. Geochronologyof detritalmuscovite and zircon constrains the sediment provenance changes in the Yangtze River during the late Cenozoic. Basin Research, 30(4):636–649, 2018.

Vermeesch, P. Dissimilarity measures in detrital geochronology. Earth-Science Reviews, 178:310–321, 2018a.

Vermeesch, P. IsoplotR: a free and open toolbox for geochronology. Geoscience Frontiers, 9(5):1479–1493, 2018b.

Vermeesch, P. Statistical models for point-counting data. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 501:112–118, 2018c.

Vermeesch, P. and Tian, Y. Reply to comment on Thermal history modelling: HeFTy vs. QTQt by Gallagher and Ketcham. Earth Sci Rev, 176: 395–396, 2018.

Vermeesch, P., Rittner, M., Schimmelpfennig, I., Benedetti, L., and Team, A. Determining erosion rates in Allchar (Macedonia) to revive the lorandite neutrino experiment. Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 474(2213):20170470, 2018.  


Vermeesch, P (2017), Statistics for LA-ICP-MS based fission track dating, Chemical Geology, 456, 19-27.  

Drake, S.M., Beard, A.D., Jones, A.P., Brown, D.J., Fortes, D., Millar, I.A., Carter, A., Baca, J.B., Downes, H. (2017) Discovery of a meteoritic ejecta layer containing unmelted impactor fragments at the base of Paleocene lavas, Isle of Skye, Scotland. Geology 46, 171-174. doi:10.1130/G39452.1

Jonell, T., Owen, L., Carter, A., Schwenniger, J., Clift, P. (2017). Quantifying episodic erosion and transient storage on the western margin of the Tibetan Plateau, upper Indus River. Quaternary Research, 1-26. doi:10.1017/qua.2017.92

Recanati, A., Gautheron, C., Barbarand, J., Missenard, Y., Pinna-Jamme, R., Tassan-Got, L., Carter, A., Douville, E., Bordier, L., Pagel, M., Gallagher, K. (2017). Helium trapping in apatite damage: insights from (U-Th-Sm)/He dating of different granitoid lithologies. Chemical Geology470, 116-131.

Singh, A., Thomsen, K.J., Sinha, R., Buylaert, J-P, Carter, A., Mark, D-F., Mason, Densmore, A.L., Murray, A.S., Jain, M., Paul, J., and Gupta, S., (2017) Counter-intuitive influence of Himalayan river morphodynamics on Indus Civilisation urban settlements. Nature Communications, 8, 1617.

McNeill, L.C., Dugan, B., Backman, J., Pickering, K.T., Pouderoux, H. F.A., Henstock, T. J., Petronotis, K.E., Carter, A. Chemale, F., Milliken, F.L., Kutterolf, S. Mukoyoshi, H., Chen, W., Kachovich, S., Mitchison, L.,  Bourlange,  S., Colson, T.A.,  Frederik, M.C.G., Guèrin, G.,  Hamahashi, M., House, B.M., Hüpers, A., Jeppson, T.N., Kenigsberg, A.R., Kuranaga, M., Nair, N., Owari, S., Shan, Y., Song, I., Torres, M.E., Vannucchi, P., Vrolijk, P.J., Yang, T., Zhao, X., Thomas, E. (2017) Understanding Himalayan Erosion: Significance of the Nicobar Fan. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 475, 134-142.

Clift, P.D., Zheng, H., Carter, A., Böning, P., Jonell, T., Schorr, H., Shan, X., Pahnke, K., Wei, X., and Rittenour, T., (2017) Controls on erosion in the western Tarim Basin: Implications for the uplift of northwest Tibet and the Pamir. Geosphere, 13, 1–19, doi:10.1130/GES01378.1.

Dowman, E., Wall, F., Jeffries, T., Treloar, P., Carter, A., Rankin, A. (2017). Granitioid zircon forms the nucleus for minerals precipitated by carbonatite-derived metasomatic fluids at Chilwa Island, Malawi. Gondwana Research, 51, 64-77.
Liu, C., Clift, P., Carter, A., Böning, P., Hu, Z., Sun., Z and Pahnke, K. (2017). Controls on Modern Erosion and the Development of the Pearl River Drainage in the late Paleogene. Marine Geology, 394, 52-68. doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2017.07.011

Zhang, X., Pease, V., Carter, A., Kostuychenko, S., Suleymanov, A., and Scott, R., (2017). Timing of exhumation and deformation across the Taimyr fold–thrust belt: insights from apatite fission track dating and balanced cross-sections. From: Pease, V. & Coakley, B. (eds) Circum-Arctic Lithosphere Evolution. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 460,
Zhang, X., Pease, V., Carter, A., Scott, R. (2017). Reconstructing Palaeozoic & Mesozoic Tectonic Evolution of Novaya Zemlya: Combing Geochronology and Thermochronology" Circum-Arctic Lithosphere Evolution. From: Pease, V. & Coakley, B. (eds) Circum-Arctic Lithosphere Evolution. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 460, doi:10.1144/SP460.13.

Sewell, R.J. So, K.W.F. Tang, D.L.K., Carter, A, (2017). Unravelling an allochthonous, subaqueously-deposited volcanic-epiclastic to subaerial andesitic lava assemblage in Hong Kong: Age, stratigraphy and provenance studies of the Middle Jurassic Tuen Mun Formation. J. Geol. Soc. doi/10.1144/jgs2016-155.

Veloso, E; Cembrano, J; Arancibia, G; Heuser, G; Neira, S; Siña, A; Garrido, I; Vermeesch, P; Selby, D (2017), Tectono-metallogenetic evolution of the Fe–Cu deposit of Dominga, northern Chile, Mineralium Deposita, 52, 4, 595-620.

He, T; Zhou, Y; Vermeesch, P; Rittner, M; Miao, L; Zhu, M; Carter, A; Pogge von Strandmann, P AE; Shields, G A (2017), Measuring the ‘Great Unconformity’on the North China Craton using new detrital zircon age data, Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 448, 1, 145-159

Tian, Y; Vermeesch, P; Danišík, M; Condon, D J; Chen, W; Kohn, B; Schwanethal, J; Rittner, M (2017), LGC-1: A zircon reference material for in-situ (U-Th)/He dating, Chemical Geology, 454, 80-92.

Dinis, P; Garzanti, E; Vermeesch, P; Huvi, J (2017), Climatic zonation and weathering control on sediment composition (Angola), Chemical Geology, 467, 110-121.

  Jonell, T.N., Carter, A., Böning P., Pahnke, K. and Clift, P.D., 2017, Climatic and glacial impact on erosion patterns and sediment provenance in the Himalayan rain shadow, Zanskar River, NW India: Geological Society of America Bulletin, doi:10.1130/B31573. 

Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Carter, A. 2017. Introduction to the geography and geomorphology of the Andaman–Nicobar Islands. In: Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Carter, A. (eds) The Andaman–Nicobar Accretionary Ridge: Geology, Tectonics and Hazards. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 47, 9-18. 

Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Carter, A. 2017. Geological framework of the Andaman–Nicobar Islands. In: Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Carter, A. (eds) The Andaman–Nicobar Accretionary Ridge: Geology, Tectonics and Hazards. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 47, 75-94.

Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Carter, A. 2017. Mithakhari deposits. In: Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Carter, A. (eds) The Andaman–Nicobar Accretionary Ridge: Geology, Tectonics and Hazards. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 47, 111-134.

Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Carter, A. 2017. Submarine fan deposits: petrography and geochemistry of the Andaman Flysch. In: Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Carter, A. (eds) The Andaman–Nicobar Accretionary Ridge: Geology, Tectonics and Hazards. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 47, 135-142.

Limonta, M., Resentini, A., Carter, A., Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Garzanti, E. Provenance of Oligocene Andaman sandstones (Andaman–Nicobar Islands): Ganga–Brahmaputra or Irrawaddy derived? In: Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Carter, A. (eds) The Andaman–Nicobar Accretionary Ridge: Geology, Tectonics and Hazards. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 47, 143-154.

Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Carter, A. 2017. The Archipelago Group: current understanding. In: Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Carter, A. (eds) The Andaman–Nicobar Accretionary Ridge: Geology, Tectonics and Hazards. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 47, 155-168.

Carter, A. & Bandopadhyay, P.C. 2017. Seismicity of the Andaman–Nicobar Islands and Andaman Sea. In: Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Carter, A. (eds) The Andaman–Nicobar Accretionary Ridge: Geology, Tectonics and Hazards. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 47, 207-216.

Carter, A. & Bandopadhyay, P.C. 2017. The 26 December 2004 earthquake and tsunami. In: Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Carter, A. (eds) The Andaman–Nicobar Accretionary Ridge: Geology, Tectonics and Hazards. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 47, 217-226.
Bandopadhyay, P.C., Gosh, B., & Carter, A. 2017. A. Natural resources. In: Bandopadhyay, P.C. & Carter, A. (eds) The Andaman–Nicobar Accretionary Ridge: Geology, Tectonics and Hazards. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 47, 227-234.

Wildman, M., R. Brown, C. Persano, R. Beucher, F. M. Stuart, V. Mackintosh, K. Gallagher, J. Schwanethal, and A. Carter (2017), Contrasting Mesozoic evolution across the boundary between on and off craton regions of the South African plateau inferred from apatite fission track and (U-Th-Sm)/He thermochronology, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 122, doi:10.1002/2016JB013478

Carter, A., Riley, T.R., Hillenbrand, C-D, Rittner,  M. (2017), Widespread Antarctic glaciation during the Late Eocene, Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 458, 49-57.


Garzanti, E; Al-Juboury, A I; Zoleikhaei, Y; Vermeesch, P; Jotheri, J; Akkoca, D B; Obaid, A K; Allen, M B; Andó, S; Limonta, M (2016),The Euphrates-Tigris-Karun river system: Provenance, recycling and dispersal of quartz-poor foreland-basin sediments in arid climate, Earth-Science Reviews,162,107-128

Shen X, Tian Y, Li D, Qin S, Vermeesch P, Schwanethal J (2016), Oligocene-Early Miocene river incision near the first bend of the Yangze River: Insights from apatite (U-Th-Sm)/He thermochronology. Tectonophysics 687, 223-231

Dinis PA, Huvi J, Cascalho J, Garzanti E, Vermeesch P and Callapez P (2016), Sand-spits systems from Benguela region (SW Angola). An analysis of sediment sources and dispersal from textural and compositional data. Journal of African Earth Sciences 117, 171-182

He T, Zhou Y, Vermeesch P, Rittner M, Miao L, Zhu M, Carter A, Pogge von Strandmann P., Shields G. (2016), Measuring the ‘Great Unconformity’ on the North China Craton using new detrital zircon age data. In; Brasier, A. T., McIlroy, D. & McLoughlin, N. (eds) Earth System Evolution and Early Life: a Celebration of the Work of Martin Brasier. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 448, doi.org10.1144/SP448.14.

Gunnell, Y., Calvet, M., Meyer, B., Pinna-Jamme, R., Bour, I., Gautheron, C., Carter, A., Dimitrov, D., 2016, Cenozoic landforms and postorogenic landscape evolution of the Balkanide orogen: Evidence for alternatives to the tectonic denudation narrative in southern Bulgaria, Geomorphology,doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2016.10.015

Tian, Y., Kohn, B. P., Phillips, D., Hu, S., Gleadow, A. J. W., Carter, A. 2016, Late Cretaceous – earliest Paleogene deformation in the Longmen Shan fold-and-thrust belt, eastern Tibetan Plateau margin: Pre-Cenozoic thickened crust? Tectonics, 35, doi:10.1002/2016TC004182.

Blayney, T., Najman, Y., Dupont-Nivet, G., Carter, A., Miller, I., Garzanti, E., Sobel, E.R., Rittner, M., Ando, S., Guo, Z., Vezzoli, G. 2016, Indentation of the Pamirs with respect to the northern margin of Tibet: constraints from the Tarim Basin sedimentary record, Tectonics, 35, doi:10.1002/2016TC004222.

Horstwood, M. S. A., Košler, J., Gehrels, G., Jackson, S. E., McLean, N. M., Paton, C., Pearson, N. J., Sircombe, K., Sylvester, P., Vermeesch, P., Bowring, J. F., Condon, D. J. and Schoene, B. 2016, Community-Derived Standards for LA-ICP-MS U-(Th-)Pb Geochronology – Uncertainty Propagation, Age Interpretation and Data Reporting. Geostand Geoanal Res. doi:10.1111/j.1751-908X.2016.00379.x

Bracciali, L., Parrish, R.R., Najman, Y., Smye, A.J. Carter, A., Wijbrans, J.R., 2016, Plio-Pleistocene exhumation of the eastern Himalayan syntaxis and its domal 'pop-up'. Earth Science Reviews. doi:10.1016/j.earscirev.2016.07.010

Jonell, T. N., Clift, P. D., Van Hoang, L., Hoang, T., Carter, A.,Wittmann, H., Böning, P., Pahnke, K. and Rittenour, T. 2016, Controls on Erosion Patterns and Sediment Transport in a Monsoonal, Tectonically Quiescent Drainage, Song Gianh, Central Vietnam. Basin Res. doi:10.1111/bre.12199

Vermeesch, P; Resentini, A; Garzanti, E; 2016, An R package for statistical provenance analysis. Sedimentary Geology , 336 pp. 14-25. 10.1016/j.sedgeo.2016.01.009.

Wildman, M., R. Brown, R. Beucher, C. Persano, F. Stuart, K. Gallagher, Schwanethal, J., Carter, A., 2016, The chronology and tectonic style of landscape evolution along the elevated Atlantic continental margin of South Africa resolved by joint apatite fission track and (U-Th-Sm)/He thermochronology, Tectonics, 35, doi:10.1002/ 2015TC004042.

Wallis, D., Carter, A., Phillips, R.J. Parsons, A.J., Searle, M. 2016, Spatial variation in exhumation rates across Ladakh and the Karakoram: new apatite fission track data from the Eastern Karakoram, NW India. Tectonics. doi: 10.1002/2015TC003943

Sewell, R. Carter, A., Rittner, M. 2016, Middle Jurassic collision of an exotic microcontinental fragment: Implications for magmatism across the southeast China continental margin. Gondwana Research. doi:10.1016/

Rittner, M., Vermeesch, P., Carter, A., Bird, A., Stevens, T. Garzanti, E., Ando, S., Vezzoli, S., Dutt, R., Xu, Z., Lu, H. 2016, The provenance of Taklamakan desert sand, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 437, 127-137.


Zhuang, G. Najman, Y. Guillot, S., Roddaz, M., Antoine, P-O., Métais, G., Carter, A., Marivaux, L., Solangi, S-H.  2015. Constraints on the collision and the pre-collision tectonic configuration between India and Asia from detrital geochronology, thermochronology, and geochemistry studies in the lower Indus basin, Pakistan. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 432, 363-373.

Downes H, Carter A, Armstrong R, Dobosi G, Embey-Isztin A. 2015, Lower crustal zircons reveal Neogene metamorphism beneath the Pannonian Basin (Hungary). Open Geosciences 7(1):223-233 27.

East, A.E., Clift, P.D., Carter, A., Alizai, A., Van Laningham, S. 2015. Fluvial–Eolian Interactions In Sediment Routing and Sedimentary Signal Buffering: An Example From the Indus Basin and Thar Desert Journal of Sedimentary Research, 85, 715-728.

Collo, G., Dávila, F.M., Teixeira, W., Nóbile, J.C., Anna, L.C., Carter, A. 2015. Isotopic and thermochronologic evidence of extremely cold lithosphere associated with a slab flattening in the central Andes of Argentina. Basin Research, doi: 10.1111/bre.12163

Dinis, P., Dinis, J., Tassinari, C., Carter, A., Callapez, P., Morais, M. 2015. Detrital zircon geochronology of the Cretaceous succession from the Iberian Atlantic Margin: paleogeographic implications. International Journal of Earth Sciences.

Vermeesch, P. 2015, Revised error propagation of 40Ar/39Ar data, including covariances, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta,

Nie, J., Stevens, T., Rittner, M., Stockli, D., Garzanti, E., Limonta, M., Andò, S., Vermeesch, P., Saylor, J., Lu, H., Breecker, D., Hu, X., Liu, S., Resentini, Al., Vezzoli, G., Peng, W., Carter, A., Ji, S., Pan, B., 2015. Loess plateau storage of northeastern Tibetan plateau-derived Yellow River sediment. Nature Communications, 6, doi:10.1038/ncomms9511.

Bird, A., Stevens, T., Rittner, M., Vermeesch, P., Carter, A., Andò, S., Garzanti, E., Lu, H., Nie, J., Zeng, L., Zhang, H., Xu, Z., 2015. Quaternary dust source variation across the Chinese Loess Plateau, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 435, 254-264.

Wildman, M., Brown, R., Watkins, R., Carter, A., Gleadow, A., Summerfield, M., 2015. Post break-up tectonic inversion across the southwestern cape of South Africa: New insights from apatite and zircon fission track thermochronometry, Tectonophysics, 654, 30-55.

Evans, N. J., B. I. A. McInnes, B. McDonald, M. Danišík, Thomas Becker, P. Vermeesch, M. Shelley, E. Marillo-Sialer, and D. B. Patterson. "An in situ technique for (U–Th–Sm)/He and U–Pb double dating." Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry 30, no. 7 (2015): 1636-1645.

Vermeesch, P. and Garzanti, E., 2015, Making geological sense 'Big Data' in sedimentary provenance analysis. Chemical Geology, doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2015.05.004, v.409, 20-27 

Tian, Y., B. P. Kohn, S. Hu, and A. J. W. Gleadow, 2015, Synchronous fluvial response to surface uplift in the eastern Tibetan Plateau: Implications for crustal dynamics, Geophysical Research Letters, doi:10.1002/2014GL062383.

Ketcham, A., Carter, A., and Hurford, A., 2015, Inter-Laboratory Comparison of Fission Track Confined Length and Etch Figure Measurements in Apatite American Mineralogist, doi:10.2138/am-2015-5167.  

Li, G., Y. Tian, B. P. Kohn, M. Sandiford, Z. Xu, and Z. Cai (2015), Cenozoic low temperature cooling history of the Northern Tethyan Himalaya in Zedang, SE Tibet and its implications, Tectonophysics, in-press, doi:

Schwanethal, J., 2015, Minimising 12C3+ interference on 4He+ measurements in a noble gas mass spectrometer, Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 30, 1400 - 1404, doi: 10.1039/C4JA00422


Tian, Y., Kohn, B. P., Gleadow, A. J. W., and Hu, S., 2014, A thermochronological perspective on the morphotectonic evolution of the southeastern Tibetan Plateau: Journal of Geophysical Research - Solid Earth, 119, doi:10.1002/2013JB010429.

Tian, Y., B. P. Kohn, S. Hu, and A. J. W. Gleadow (2014), Postorogenic rigid behavior of the eastern Songpan-Ganze terrane: Insights from low-temperature thermochronology and implications for intracontinental deformation in central Asia, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15, doi:10.1002/2013GC004951.

Guenthner, W. R., Reiners, P. W., and Tian, Y., 2014, Interpreting date–eU correlations in zircon (U-Th)/He datasets: A case study from the Longmen Shan, China: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 403, 328-339.

Tang, D L. K., Seward, D., Wilson, C. J. N., Sewell, R. J., Carter, A., and Paul, B. T. 2014, Thermotectonic history of SE China since the Late Mesozoic: insights from detailed thermochronological studies of Hong Kong. J. Geol Soc. London, 171, 591-604 doi:10.1144/jgs2014-009

Brown, R., Summerfield, M., Gleadow, A., Gallagher, K., Carter, A., Beucher, R., and Wildman, M., 2014, Intracontinental deformation in southern Africa during the late Cretaceous. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 100, 20-41, doi:10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2014.05.014

Michael, N. A., Carter, A., Whittaker, A. C., and Allen P. A., 2014, Erosion rates in the source region of an ancient sediment routing system: comparison of depositional volumes with thermochronometric estimates. J. Geol Soc. London, 171, 401-412, doi:10.1144/jgs2013-108.

Vezzoli, G., Garzanti, E., Vincent, S. J., Andò, S., Carter, A., Resentini, A. 2014. Tracking sediment provenance and erosional evolution of the western Greater Caucasus, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 9, 1101-1114, doi: 10.1002/esp.3567.

Vermeesch, P., and Tian, Y., 2014, Thermal history modelling: HeFTy vs. QTQt: Earth-Science Reviews, v. 139, 279-290.

Garzanti, E., Vermeesch, P., Padoan, M., Resentini, A., Vezzoli, G., and Andò, S., 2014. Provenance of Passive-Margin Sand (Southern Africa). The Journal of Geology122(1), 17-42. 

Carter, A., Curtis, M. and Schwanethal, J., 2014, Cenozoic tectonic history of the South Georgia micro-continent and potential as a barrier to Pacific-Atlantic through flow. Geology42, 299-302, ,doi: 10.1130/G35091.1

Flude, Stephanie, Halton, Alison M., Kelley, Simon P., Sherlock, Sarah C. Schwanethal, James, and Wilkinson, Camilla M., 2014, Observation of centimetre-scale argon diffusion in alkali feldspars: implications for 40Ar/39Ar thermochronology, Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 378 doi: 10.1144/SP378.25

Kirstein, L.K., Carter, A., Chen, Y-G., 2014, Impacts of arc collision on small orogens: new insights from the Coastal Range detrital record, Taiwan, Journal of the Geological Society, London, 171, 5-8. doi/10.1144/jgs2013-046.

Michael, N. A., Whittaker, A. C., Carter, A., and Allen P. A., 2014, Volumetric budget and grain-size fractionation of a geological sediment routing system: Eocene Escanilla Formation, south-central Pyrenees, GSA Bulletin, doi: 10.1130/B30954.1. 

Suggate, S., Cottam, M., Sevastjanova, I., Marnie, F.A., Hall, R., White, L., Armstrong, R., Carter, A., Mojares, E. 2014, South China continental margin signature for sandstones and granites from Palawan, Philippines, Gondwana Research, 26, 699–718,

Mark, C., Gupta, S., Carter, A., Mark, D.F., Gautheron, C., and Martín, A., 2014, Rift flank uplift at the Gulf of California: No requirement for asthenospheric upwelling, Geology, doi:10.1130/G35073.1.

Clift, P. D., Carter, A., and Jonell, T. N., 2014, U-Pb dating of Detrital Zircon Grains in the Paleocene Stumpata Formation, Tethyan Himalaya, Zanskar, India, Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 82, 80-89. doi/10.1016/j.jseaes.2013.12.014.


Herman, F., Seward, D., Valla, P-G, Carter, A., Kohn, B., Willett, S-D and Ehlers, T.A., 2013, Worldwide acceleration of mountain erosion under a cooling Climate: Nature, 504, 428-426.

West, J, Fox, M., Walker, R., Carter, A., Harris, T., Watts, T. Bayasgalan Gantulga, 2013, Links between climate, erosion, uplift, and topography during intra-continental mountain building of the Hangay Dome, Mongolia G3,doi: 10.1002/2013GC004859

Clift, P.D., Carter, A., Nicholson, U.,  and Masago, H., 2013, Zircon and apatite thermochronology of the Nankai trough accretionary prism and trench, Japan: Sediment transport in an active and collisional margin setting. Tectonics, 32, 119, doi: 10.1002/tect.20033. 

 Garzanti, E., Vermeesch, P., Andò, S., Vezzolia, G., Valagussa, M., Allen, K., Kadic, K.A., Al-Juboury, A.I.A. 2013, Provenance and recycling of Arabian desert sand, Earth-Science Reviews, 120, 1–19. 

Vermeesch, P., 2013, Multi-sample comparison of detrital age distributions. Chemical Geology v.341, 140-146, doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2013.01.010 

 Allen, P.A., Armitage, J.A., Carter, A., Duller, R.A., Michael, N.A., Sinclair, H.D., Whitchurch, A.L. and Whittaker, A.C.,, 2013, The Qs problem: sediment volumetric balance of proximal foreland basin systems, Sedimentologydoi:10.1111/sed.12015.

Dávila, F.M. and Carter, A., 2013, Andean broken foreland exhumation revisitedGeology, 41, 443-446, doi:10.1130/G33960.1.

Stevens, T., Carter, A., Watson, T.P., Vermeesch, P., Andò, S., Bird, A.F., Lu, H., Garzanti, E, Cottam, M.A., Sevastjanova, I., 2013, Genetic linkage between the Yellow River, the Mu Us desert and the Chinese Loess Plateau, Quaternary Science Reviews, doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2012.11.032

Tian, Y., Kohn, B. P. , Gleadow, A. J. W., and Hu S., 2013, Constructing the Longmen Shan eastern Tibetan Plateau margin: insights from low-temperature thermochronology, Tectonics, 32, 576–592, doi:10.1002/tect.20043.

Tian, Y., Kohn, B. P. , Gleadow, A. J. W., and Hu S., 2013, Peneplain formation in southern Tibet predates the India-Asia collision and plateau uplift: COMMENT, Geology, 41(9), e295-e296, doi: 10.1130/g33617c.1.

Calderon, M., Fosdick, J., Warren, C., Fanning, C.M., Massonne, H.-J., Fadel Cury, L., Schwanethal, J.,Fonseca, P.E., Galaz, G., Gaytan, D., and Herve, F., 2012, The Canal de las Montanas Shear Zone and its role on the tectonic emplacement of the Sarmiento Ophiolitic Complex and Upper Cretaceous Patagonian Andes Orogeny, Chile, Tectonophysics, Volumes 524-525, Pages 165-185 doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2011.12.034

Feinstein, S., Eyal, M., Kohn, B. P., Steckler, M., Ibrahim, K., Mohd, B., and Tian, Y., 2013, Uplift and denudation history of the eastern Dead Sea Rift flank, SW Jordan: evidence from apatite fission track thermochronometry,Tectonics, 32, 1513–1528, doi:10.1002/tect.20082.


Vermeesch, P., Balco, G., Blard, P-H, Dunai, T.I, Kober, F., Niedermann, S., Shuster, D.L., c, Strasky, S., Stuart, F.M., Wieler, R. and Zimmermann, L., Interlaboratory comparison of cosmogenic 21Ne in quartz (2012), Quaternary Geochronology, doi:10.1016/j.quageo.2012.11.009

Witt, C., S. Brichau, and A. Carter, 2012. New constraints on the origin of the Sierra Madre de Chiapas (south Mexico) from sediment provenance and apatite thermochronometry, Tectonics, doi:10.1029/2012TC003141.

Curvo, E.A.C., Tello S., C.A., Carter, A., Dias, A.N.C., Soares, C.J., Nakasuga, W.M., Resende, R.S., Gomes, M.R., Alencar, I., Hadler, J.C, 2012. Zircon fission track and U-Pb dating methods applied to São Paulo and Taubaté Basins located in the southeast Brazil. Radiation Measurementsdoi:10.1016/j.radmeas.2012.07.015

Garzanti, E., Andò, S., Vezzoli, G., Lustrino, M., Boni, M. and Vermeesch, P, (2012), Petrology of the Namib Sand Sea: Long-distance transport and compositional variability in the wind-displaced Orange Delta, Earth-Science Reviews 112, 173–189.

Vermeesch, P., (2012), On the visualisation of detrital age distributions. Chemical Geology, doi: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2012.04.021.

Streule, M, Carter, A, Cottle, J., Searle, M, (2012), Constraints on brittle-field exhumation of the Everest-Makalu section of the Greater Himalayan Sequence: Implications for models of crustal flow. Tectonics, doi: 10.1029/2011TC003062

Najman Y, Allen R, Willett E.A.F, Carter A, Barfod D, Garzanti E, Wijbrans J, Bickle M.J, Vezzoli G, Ando S, G. Oliver, M. J. Uddin, (2012). The record of Himalayan erosion preserved in the sedimentary rocks of the Hatia Trough of the Bengal Basin and the Chittagong Hill Tracts, Bangladesh, Basin Research, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2011.00540.x.

Yan, Y., A. Carter, C.-Y. Huang, L.-S. Chan, X.-Q. Hu, and Q. Lan (2012), Constraints on Cenozoic regional drainage evolution of SW China from the provenance of the Jianchuan Basin, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 13, Q03001, doi:10.1029/2011GC003803.

Vermeesch, P., Sherlock, S.C., Roberts, N.M.W., Carter, A. (2012). A simple method for in-situ U-Th-He dating, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 79, 140-147, doi 10.1016/j.gca.2011.11.042.

Rezaeian, M., Carter, A., Hovius, N., Allen, M.B., (2012). Cenozoic exhumation history of the Alborz Mountains, Iran: New constraints from low-temperature chronometry, Tectonics, 31, TC2004, doi:10.1029/2011TC002974.

Clift, PD., Carter, A., Giosan,l., Durcan, J., Duller, G.A.T., Macklin, M.G., Aliza, A., Tabrez, A.R., Danish, M., , VanLaningham, S., Fuller, D.Q., (2012). U-Pb zircon dating evidence for a Pleistocene Sarasvati River and capture of the Yamuna River Geology, doi:10.1130/G32840.1.

Dörr, N. Lisker, F, Clift, P.D., Carter, A, Gee, D.G., Tebenkov, M.A. Spiegel, C. (2012). Late Mesozoic-Cenozoic exhumation history of northern Svalbard and its regional significance: Constraints from apatite fission track analysis. Tectonophysics, v.514, p.81-92; doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2011.10.007


Whitchurch, A.L., Carter, A., Allen, P.A., Sinclair, H.D. Duller R.A., and Whittaker, A.C. (2011). Sediment routing system evolution within a diachronously uplifting orogen: insights from detrital zircon fission track and U-Pb thermochronological analyses from the south-central Pyrenees. American Journal of Science, 311, p1-43. doi:10.2475/04.2011.00.

Yan, Y., A. Carter, C. Palk, S. Brichau, and X. Hu, (2011). Understanding sedimentation in the Song Hong Yinggehai Basin, South China Sea, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst.,12, Q06014, doi:10.1029/2011GC003533

Sanchez, J; Rolland, G; Jolivet, M; Brichau, S; Corsini, M; Carter, A. (2011). Exhumation controlled by transcurrent tectonics: the Argentera-Mercantour massif (SW Alps) Terra Nova, v.23, p.116–126. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3121.2011.00991.x

Alizai, A., Carter, A., Clift,P.D., VanLaningham, S., and Kumar, R. (2011). Sediment provenance, reworking and transport processes in the Indus River by U–Pb dating of detrital zircon grains. Global Planetary Change , v76, p.33-55. doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2010.11.008

Vincent, S.J., Carter, A., Lavrishchev, V., Barabardze, T., G. and Hovius, N. (2011). The exhumation of the western Greater Caucasus; a thermochronometric study. Geology Magazine, v148, p1-21, doi:10.1017/S0016756810000257

Schlup, M., Steck, A., Carter, A., Cosca, M., Epard,J-C., Hunziker, J., (2011). Exhumation history of the NW Indian Himalaya revealed by fission track and 40Ar/39Ar ages, Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 40, p. 334-350. DOI: 10.1016/j.jseaes.2010.06.008.

Carter, A. (2011) Review of Anderson, R. S.& Anderson S. P. 2010. Geomorphology: The Mechanics and Chemistry of Landscapes. Geol. Mag. 148 (2), 2011, p. 348.


Kirstein, L.A., Carter, A., and Chen, Yue-Gau. (2010). Testing inferences from palaeocurrents: Application of zircon double-dating to Miocene sediments from the Hengchun Peninsula, Taiwan. Terra Nova, v22,p483-493, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3121.2010.00970.x

Najman, Y., E. Appel, M. Boudagher-Fadel, P. Bown, A. Carter, E. Garzanti, L. Godin, J. Han, U. Liebke, G. Oliver, R. Parrish and G. Vezzoli (2010). The timing of India-Asia collision: sedimentological, biostratigraphic and palaeomagnetic constraints Journal Geophysical Research (Solid Earth),, v. 115, B12416. doi:10.1029/2010JB007673.

Pedersen, R., Searle, M., Carter, A., and Bandyopadhyay, P. (2010). U-Pb zircon age of the Andaman Ophiolite: implications for the beginning of subduction beneath the Andaman - Sumatra arc. Journal of the Geological Society of London, v167, p.1105-1112, doi: 10.1144/0016-76492009-151.

Vermeesch, P., Fenton, C.R., Kober, F., Wiggs, G.F.S., Bristow, C.S, and Xu, S., 2010. One million year residence time of Namib dune sand from cosmogenic nuclides, Nature Geoscience, 3, 862-865

Vermeesch, P., 2010. HelioPlot, and the treatment of overdispersed (U-Th-Sm)/He data, Chemical Geology, 271 (3-4) 108-111

Clift, P.D., Giosan, L., Carter, A., Garzanti, E., Galy, V., Tabrez, A.R., Pringle, M., Campbell, I.H., France-Lanord, C., Blusztajn, J., Allen, C., Alizai, A., Lückge, Danish, M., and Rabbani, M.M. (2010). Monsoon control over erosion patterns in the Western Himalaya: possible feed-backs into the tectonic evolution, In: Monsoon evolution and tectonic-climate linkage in Asia, edited by Clift, P.D., Tada, R., and Zheng, H., Geological Society, London, Special Publications 342: 185-218.

Carter, A., Najman, N., Bahroudi, A., Bown, P., Garzanti, E., and Lawrence, R.D. (2010). Locating earliest records of orogenesis in western Himalaya: Evidence from Paleogene sediments in the Iranian Makran and Pakistan Katawaz basin, Geology v38, 807-810.

Gunnell, Y,. Thouret, J-C., Brichau, S.A., Carter, A. and Gallagher, K. (2010). Eighty million years of low erosion on the Altiplano orogenic plateau, southern Peru: constraints from low-temperature thermochronology. Journal of the Geological Society of London, 167, 803-815, doi: 10.1144/0016-76492009-166.

Kirstein, L.A., Fellin, M.G., Willett, S.D., Carter, A., Chen, Y-G., Garver, J.I. and Lee, D.C. (2010). Pliocene onset of rapid exhumation in Taiwan during Arc-continent collision: new insights from detrital thermochronometry. Basin Research, v22, p270-285. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2009.00426.x

Stevens, T., Palk, C., Carter, A., Lu, H. and Clift, P.D. (2010). Assessing the provenance of loess and desert sediments in northern China using U-Pb dating and morphology of detrital zircons. Geological Society of America Bulletin v. 122; no. 7/8; pp. 1331–1344; doi:10.1130/B30102.1

Carter, A. (2010) Review of Bull, W. B. (2008). Tectonic Geomorphology of Mountains: A New Approach to Paleoseismology. Geology Magazine, 147 (1), pp.156–159.


Vermeesch, P., Baur, H., Heber, V. S., Kober, F., Oberholzer, P., Schaefer, J. M., Schluechter, C., Strasky, S., and Wieler, R., 2009. Cosmogenic 3He and 21Ne measured in quartz targets after one year of exposure in the Swiss Alps, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 284, 3-4, 417-425, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2009.05.007.

Vermeesch, P., 2009, RadialPlotter: a Java application for fission track, luminescence and other radial plots, Radiation Measurements, 44, 4, 409-410.

Vermeesch, P., Avigad, D. and McWilliams, M., 2009. 500 Myr of thermal history elucidated by multi-method detrital thermochronology of North Gondwana Cambrian sandstone (Eilat area, Israel), Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 121, n. 7/8, 1204-1216, doi: 10.1130/B26473.1.

Vermeesch, P., 2009. Lies, damned lies, and statistics (in Geology), Eos, 90 (47), p.443.

Yuan, W., Qiugen Z., Bao, Z., Dong, J., Carter, A., Yinchang An, Y. and Deng, J. (2009). Zircon fission track thermochronology constraints on mineralization epochs in Altai Mountains, northern Xinjiang, China. Radiation Measurements 44, 950–954.

Hasebe, N., Carter, A., Hurford, A.J., and Arai, S., 2009. The effect of chemical etching on LA-ICP-MS analysis in determining uranium concentration for fission-track chronometry From: Lisker, F., Ventura, B. and Glasmacher, U.A. (eds) Thermochronological Methods: From Palaeotemperature Constraints to Landscape Evolution Models. The Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 324, 37–46. DOI: 10.1144/SP324.5 0305-8719/09/.

Nissen et al., Walker, R.T., Bayasgalan, A., Carter, A., Fattahi, M., Molor, E., Schnabel, C., West, A.J., Sheng Xu (2009) The late Quaternary slip-rate of the Har-Us-Nuur fault (Mongolian Altai) from cosmogenic 10Be and luminescence dating, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2009.06.048.

Carter, A. and Foster, G. (2009). Improving constraints on apatite provenance: Nd measurement on FT dated grains. From: Lisker, F.,Ventura, B. and Glasmacher, U.A. (eds) Thermochronological Methods: From Palaeotemperature Constraints to Landscape Evolution Models. The Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 324, 1–16. DOI: 10.1144/SP324.5 0305-8719/09/.

Yan, Y., Carter, A., Ge L., Brichau S. and Xiaoqiong, H. (2009) Fission-track and (U–Th)/He thermochronometry of onshore South China Sea: implication to morphotectonic evolution and sediment contribution to the northern South China Sea. Tectonophysics, v 424, 584-594. doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2009.04.030.

Patel, R and Carter, A. (2009). Deformation and exhumation history of the Higher Himalayan Crystalline along Dhauliganga-Goriganga valleys, NW-Himalaya, India: New constraints from fission-track analysis Tectonics. v28, TC3004, doi: 10.1029/2008TC002373

Clift, P.D., Carter, A., Draut, A.E. Van Long, H., Chew, D.M. and Schouten, H.A. (2009). Detrital U-Pb Zircon Dating of Lower Ordovician Syn-Arc-Continent Collision Conglomerates in the Irish Caledonides Tectonophysics, 479,165–174, doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2008.07.018. Gunnell, Y., Calvet;, M., 

Brichau, S.,Carter, A., Aguilar, J-P., Zeyen, H., 2009. Low long-term erosion rates in high-energy mountain belts: Insights from thermo- and biochronology in the Eastern Pyrenees, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 278, p208-218, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2008.12.004


Najman, Y. Bickle, M, BouDagher-Fadel, M., Carter, A., Garzanti, E., Paul, M., Wijbrans, J., Willett, E. Oliver, G. Parrish, R., Akhter, H. Allen, R.,. Ando, S., Chisty, E., Reisberg, L., Vezzoli, G. The Paleogene record of Himalayan erosion: Bengal Basin, Bangladesh, Earth and Planetary Science Letters (2008), doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2008.04.028

Spikings, R. Dungan, M., Foeken, J., Carter, A., Page, L., and Stuart, F. 2008. Tectonic response of the central Chilean margin (35°–38°S) to the collision and subduction of heterogeneous oceanic crust: a thermochronological study Journal of the Geological Society, London, Vol. 165, 2008, pp. 1–13.

Rabone, J.A.L., Carter, A., Hurford, A.J., and de Leeuw, N.H. 2008. Modelling the formation of fission tracks in apatite minerals using molecular dynamics simulations. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals 10.1007/s00269-008-0250-6

Clift, P., Lin, A.T.S., Carter, A., Wu, F., Draut, A.E., Lai, T.-H., Fei, L.-Y., Schouten, H., and Teng, L., 2008, Post-collisional collapse in the wake of migrating arccontinent collision in the Ilan Basin, Taiwan, in Draut, A., Clift, P.D., and Scholl, D.W., eds., Formation and Applications of the Sedimentary Record in Arc Collision Zones: Geological Society of America Special Paper 436, p.257-278, doi: 0. 30/2007.2436(2).

Allen, R., Carter, A., Najman, Y., Bandopadhyay, P.C., Chapman, H.J., Bickle, M.J., Garzanti, E., Vezzoli, G., Andò, S., Foster, G.L., and Gerring, C. (2008) New constraints on the sedimentation and uplift history of the Andaman-Nicobar accretionary prism, South Andaman Island, in Draut, A., Clift, P.D., and Scholl, D.W., eds., Formation and Applications of the Sedimentary Record in Arc Collision Zones: Geological Society of America Special Paper 436, p.223-256, doi: 0. 30/2007.2436.

Carter, A and Clift, P.D. 2008. Was the Indosinian orogeny a Triassic mountain building or thermotectonic reactivation event? Comptes Rendu Geoscience, 340, 83-93.

Clift, P.D. Giosan, L., Blusztajn, J., Campbell, I.H., Allen, C., Pringle, M.,Tabrez, A.R., Danish, M.Rabbani . M.M., Alizai, A., Carter, A., Lückge, A. 2008. Holocene Erosion of the Lesser Himalaya Triggered by Intensified Summer Monsoon, Geology, 36; no. 1; pp.79–82; doi: 10.1130/G24315A.1

Brichau, S., Ring, U., Carter, A., Bohlar, R., Monie, P., Stockli, D. and Brunel, M. 2008 Timing, slip rate, displacement and cooling history of the Mykonos detachment footwall, Cyclades, Greece, and implications for the opening of the Aegean Sea basin. Journal of the Geological Society, London, Vol. 165, 2008, p263-277.

Vermeesch, P. and Drake, N., 2008. Remotely sensed dune celerity and sand flux measurements of the world's fastest barchans (Bodélé, Chad): Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L24404, doi:10.1029/2008GL035921.

Vermeesch, P.,, 2008, Three new ways to calculate average (U-Th)/He ages, Chemical Geology, v.249, p.339-347.


Brichau, S., Ring, U, Carter, A., Stockli, D., and Brunel, M. 2007. Extensional faulting on Tinos Island, Aegean Sea, Greece: How many detachments? Tectonics, V26, No. 4, TC4009. DOI: 10.1029/2006TC001969

Morely, C.K., Smith, M., Carter, A., Charusiri, P., and Chantraprasert, S., 2007. Evolution of deformation styles at a major restraining bend: constraints from cooling histories, Mae Ping Fault zone, Western Thailand. From: Cunningham, W. D. and Mann, P. (eds) Tectonics of Strike-Slip Restraining and Releasing Bends. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 290, 325–349.

Gunnell, Y. Carter, A. Petit, C. Fournier, M. 2007. New constraints on rift-shoulder evolution using apatite fission-track analysis, (U–Th)/He dating, and stratigraphy. An example from southern Oman. Geology, v35, pp.647-650.

Ketcham, R.A., Carter, A., Donelick, R.A., Barbarand,J., Hurford, A.J. 2007. Improved measurement and of fission-track annealing American Mineralogist, 92, p799-810.

Ketcham, R.A., Carter, A., Donelick, R.A., Barbarand,J., Hurford, A.J. 2007. Improved modelling of fission-track annealing in apatite American Mineralogist, 92, p789-798.

Blythe, A.E., Burbank, D.W., Carter, A., Schmidt, K., and Putkonen, J. 2007. Exhumational history of the Annapurna region in the central Nepalese Himalaya from apatite and zircon fission track and apatite (U-Th)/He analyses. Tectonics, 26, TC3002, doi:10.1029/2006TC001990.

Foster, G.L. Carter, A. 2007. Insights into the patterns and locations of erosion in the Himalaya—A combined fission-track and in situ Sm–Nd isotopic study of detrital apatite. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 257, p407-418 doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2007.02.044

Vincent, S.J., Morton, A.C., Carter, A., Gibbs, S., Teimuraz, S., Barabadze, G. 2007. Oligocene uplift of the Western Caucasus; implications for the timing of the Arabia-Eurasia collision. Terra Nova, 19, 160-166. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3121.2007.00731.x

Zattin, M., Bersani, D. and Carter, A. 2007.Raman microspectroscopy: a new tool for calibration of apatite fission-track analysis Chemical Geology 240, p197-204. doi: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2007.02.007

Carter, A. 2007. Heavy minerals and detrital fission-track thermochronology. Heavy minerals and detrital fission-track thermochronology. In Developments in Sedimentology, v58, p851-868. doi:10.1016/S0070-4571(07)58033-7

Yan, Y., Xia, B., Lin, G., Carter, A., Hu, X., Liu, B., Cui, X., Yan, P., Song, Z. 2007. Geochemical and Nd isotope compositions of detrital sediments on the north margin of the South China Sea: provenance and tectonic implications. Sedimentology. v54, p1-17. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3091.2006.00816.


Clift, P. D., A. Carter, I. H. Campbell, M. S. Pringle, N. Van Lap, C. M. Allen, K. V. Hodges, and M. T. Tan 2006. Thermochronology of mineral grains in the Red and Mekong Rivers, Vietnam: Provenance and exhumation implications for Southeast Asia, Geochemical, Geophysics, Geosystems, 7, Q10005, doi:10.1029/2006GC001336

Yuan, W., Dong, J., Shicheng, W. & Carter, A. 2006. Apatite fission track evidence for Neogene uplift in the eastern Kunlun Mountains, northern Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, China. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 27, 847-856.

Yuan, W., Carter, A., Dong, J., Bao, Z.., An, Y, Guo, 2006. Mesozoic-Tertiary exhumation history of the Altai Mountains, northern Xinjiang, China: New constraints from apatite fission track data. Tectonophysics v412, p183-193.

Brichau, S., Ring, U., Ketcham, R.A., Carter, A., Stockli, D., and Brunel, M. 2006. Spatial and temporal variation of the slip rate for a major extensional fault system on Naxos and Paros Islands, Aegean Sea, Greece. Earth and Planetary Science Letters v241, p293-306.


Peyaud JB, Barbarand J, Carter A, Pagel M, 2005. Mid-Cretaceous uplift and erosion on the northern margin of the Ligurian Tethys deduced from thermal history reconstructionJournal of Earth Sciences 94 (3): 462-474

Karg H., Carter, A., Brix, M., & Littke, R. Late- and post-Variscan cooling and exhumation history of the northern Rhenish massif and the southern Ruhr basin: new constraints from fission-track analysis. International Journal of Earth Sciences 94, p180-192

Platt, J.P. Kelley, S.P. Carter, A., and Orozco M. 2005.Timing of tectonic events in the Alpujárride Complex, Betic Cordillera, S. Spain", Journal Geological Society of London v162, p451-462.

Najman, Y., Carter, A., Oliver, G. and Garzanti, E. 2005. Provenance of early foreland basin sediments, Nepal: constraints to the timing and diachroneity of early Himalayan orogenesis. Geology v33 p309-312.


Carter, A., and Gallagher, K. 2004. Characterising the significance of provenance on the inference of thermal history models from apatite fission track data – A synthetic data study. In Bernet, M., and Spiegel, C., eds Detrital thermochronology – Provenance analysis, exhumation, and landscape evolution of mountain belts, GSA Special Paper, 378, p7-23.

Clift, P.D., Campbell, I.H., Zhang, X., Carter, A., Hodges, K.V., Khan, A.A., and Allen, C.M. 2004. Thermochronology of the modern Indus River bedload: New insight into the controls on the marine stratigraphic record. Tectonics 23, TC5013

DeCelles, P.G., Gehrels, G.E., Najman, Y., Martin, A.J., Carter, A., and Garzanti, E. 2004. Detrital geochronology and geochemistry of Cretaceous—Early Miocene strata of Nepal: Implications for timing and diachroneity of initial Himalayan orogenesis. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v227, p313-330.

Hasebe, N., Barbarand, J., Jarvis, K., Carter, A.,. Hurford, A.J. 2004. Apatite fission-track chronometry using laser ablation ICP-MS Chemical Geology 207 p135-145

Vannay, J.C., Grasemann, B., Rahn, M., Carter, A., Baudraz, V. and Cosca, M., 2004. Miocene to Holocene exhumation of metamorphic crustal wedges in the NW Himalaya: Evidence for tectonic extrusion coupled to fluvial erosion. Tectonics, v23, pp 1014-1029


Carter, A., Bristow, C. 2003 Linking hinterland evolution and continental basin sedimentation using detrital zircon thermochronology: A study of the Khorat Plateau Basin, Eastern Thailand. Basin Research v15, p1-15

Schlup M., Carter A., Cosca M., Steck A. 2003 Exhumation history of eastern Ladakh revealed by 40Ar/39Ar and fission-track ages: the Indus River–Tso Morari transect, NW Himalaya Journal of the Geological Society, v160, no. 3, pp. 385-399

Barbarand, J., Carter, A., Hurford, T., Wood, I. 2003. Compositional and structural control of fission-track annealing in apatite. Chemical Geology, v.198, p107-137

Barbarand, J., Hurford, T., Carter, A., 2003. Variation in apatite fission-track length measurement: implications for thermal history modelling. Chemical Geology, v.198, p77-106

Platt, J.P., Whitehouse, M.J., Kelley, S.P., Carter, A., Hollick, L. 2003. Simultaneous extensional exhumation across the Alboran Basin: Implications for the causes of late orogenic extension. Geology, v 31,pages 251-254.

Clift, P. D., Carter, A. Krol, M. and Kirby, E., 2003. Constraints on India-Eurasia Collision in the Arabian Sea Region taken from the Indus Group, Ladakh Himalaya, India. In, Clift, P.D., Kroon, D., Craig, J., and Gaedicke, C. (Editors), The Tectonic and Climatic Evolution of the Arabian Sea Region, Geological Society of London special publication, 195, p.97-116.

Allen P, Carter, A., Cunningham, M, Densmore, A.L, Galewsky, J, Gallagher, K, Lazzaretti, E, Naylor, D, and Phillips 2002, The Post-Variscan Thermal and Denudational History Of Ireland. From T. Doray et al., (eds) . Atlantic Margin: Timing, Mechanism and Implications for Petroleum Exploration. Geological Society Special Publication, 196, p371-399.

Cunningham, M.J.M., Densmore, A.L., Allen, P.A., Phillips, W.E.A., Bennett, S. D., Gallagher, K. & Carter, A. 2003. Evidence for Cenozoic tectonic activity in southeastern Ireland. Geological Magazine, 140, p1-18.


Ghebreab, W., Carter, A., Hurford, A.J., and Talbot, C.J. 2002. Constraints for timing of extensional tectonics in the western margin of the Red Sea in Eritrea. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 200, p107-119.

Raab, M., Brown, R.W., Gallagher, K., Carter, A., and Weber, K. 2002. Late Cretaceous reactivation of major crustal shear zones in northern Namibia: constraints from apatite fission track analysis. Tectonophysics, 349, p75-92.


Gessner, K., Ringe, U., Johnson, C., Hetzel, R., Passchier, C., and Gungor, T. 2001. An active bivergent rolling-hinge detachment system: Central Menderes metamorphic core complex in western Turkey. Geology 29, 611-614.

Carter, A., Roques, D., Kinny, P., and Bristow, C. S. 2001. Understanding Mesozoic Accretion in S.E. Asia: Significance of Triassic thermotectonism in Vietnam. Geology28, 211-214.

Maluski, H., Lepvrier, C., Jolivet, L., Carter, A., Roques, D., Beyssac, O., Ta Trong Tang, Nguyen Duc Thang, Avigad, D. 2001. Ar-Ar and fission-track ages in the Song Chay massif. Early Triassic and Cenozoic tectonics in northern Vietnam. J. Asian Earth Sciences19, p233-248.


Carter, A., Roques, D., and Bristow, C. S. 2000. Denudation history of onshore Central Vietnam: Constraints on the Cenozoic evolution of the western margin of the South China Sea. Tectonophysics 322, p265-277.

Köppen, A. & Carter, A..2000. Constraints on provenance of the central European Triassic using detrital zircon fission track data. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology and Palaeoecology. 161, p. 193-204.

Carter, A, and Bristow, C.S. 2000. Detrital zircon geochronology: enhancing the quality of sedimentary source information through improved methodology and combined U-Pb and fission track techniques. Basin Research12, 47-57.

Johnson K. and Gallagher, K. 2000. A preliminary Mesozoic and Palaeogene denudation history of the North East Greenland onshore margin, Global and Planetary Change24, 261-274.

Harris, R., Kaiser, J., Hurford, A, and Carter, A. 2000. Thermal history of Australian passive margin cover sequences accreted to Timor during Late Neogene arc-continent collision, Indonesia. J. Asian Earth Sciences, 18, 47-69.

Treloar, P.J., Rex, D.C, Guise, P.G., Wheeler, J, Hurford, A.J., Carter, A. 2000. Geochronological constraints on the evolution of the Nanga Parbat syntaxis, Pakistan Himalaya. In: Khan, M.A, Treloar, P.J., Searle, M.P., and Jan, M.Q. (Eds). Tectonics of the Nanga Parbat Syntaxis and the Western Himalaya. Geological Society of London Special Publication, 170, p137-162.


Bigazzi, G. & Galbraith, R. F. (1999) Point-counting technique for fission track dating of glass shards, and its relative standard error. Quaternary Research, 51, p67-73.

Carter, A. 1999. Present Status and future avenues of source region discrimination and characterisation using fission-track analysis. Sedimentary Geology , 124 p31-45.

Carter, A. & Moss, S.J. 1999. Combined detrital-zircon fission-track and U-Pb dating: A new approach to understanding hinterland evolution. Geology. 27, p235-238.

Galbraith, R. F., Roberts, R.G., Laslett, G.M., Yoshida, H. and Olley, J.M. (1999) Optical dating of single grains of quartz from Jinmium rock shelter, northern Australia. Part I: experimental design and statistical models. Archaeometry, 41, p339-364.

Gallagher, K.and Brown, R. (1999) Denudation and uplift at passive margins : the record on the Atlantic margin of southern Africa, Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. Lond., 357, 835-859.

Gallagher, K.and Brown R.W., (1999) The denudation history of the Atlantic margins of southern Africa and south-east Brazil and their relationship to offshore sedimentation, Oil and Gas Habitats of the South Atlantic, Cameron, N.R., Bate, R.H. and Clure, V.S. (Eds), Geological Soc. London, Special Publication 153, 41-54. Harman, R., 

Gallagher, K., Brown R., Raza, A. and Bizzi, L., (1999) Accelerated denudation and tectonic/geomorphic reactivation of the cratons of northeastern Brazil during the Late Cretaceous, J. Geophys. Res., 103, 27091-27105.

Hurford, A. J., Platt, J.P. and Carter, A. 1999. Fission-track analysis of samples from Alboran Sea basement, ODP Site 976. In Proceedings Ocean Drilling Program Scientific Results, edited by Zahn, R., M.C. Comas, and A. Klaus, 161, p. 295-300. College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program).

Roberts, R.G., Galbraith, R. F., Olley, J.M., Laslett, G.M., and Yoshida, H. (1999) Optical dating of single grains of quartz from Jinmium rock shelter, Northern Australia. Part II: results, interpretations and implications. Archaeometry, 41, p365-395.

Stockhert, B., Brix, M.R., Kleinschrodt, R., Hurford, A. J. and Wirth, R. 1999. Thermochronometry and microstructures of quartz - a comparison with experimental flow laws and predictions on the temperature of the brittle-plastic transition, Journal of Structural Geology, 21, 351-369.


Brown, R., Gallagher, K., Gleadow, A.J. and Summerfield, M. (1998) Morphotectonic evolution of the South Atlantic margins of Africa and South America, IN, Summerfield, M. (Editor), Geomorphology and Global Tectonics, J. Wiley and Sons.

Clift, P.D., Carter, A. and Hurford, A. J. 1998. The erosional history of northeast Atlantic passive margins and constraints on the influence of a passing plume. Journal Geological Society, London. 155, 787-800

Galbraith, R. F. (1998) The trouble with probability density plots of fission track ages. Radiation Measurements, 29, p125-131.

Gallagher, K., Inverse thermal history modelling as a hydrocarbon exploration tool (1998), Inverse Problems, 14, 479-497.

Gallagher, K., Brown, R.W. and Johnson, C.J., (1998) Geological Applications of Fission Track Analysis, Annual Reviews of Earth and Planetary Sciences, 26, 519-572.

Gallagher, K.and Morrow, D.W., (1998) A novel method for constraining heat flow histories in sedimentary basins, in Basin Modelling : Practice and Progress, (Düppenbecker, S.J. and Illiffe J.E., Geological Soc. London Special Publication 141, 223-240.

Hurford, A. J. 1998. ZETA: the ultimate solution to fission-track analysis calibration or just an interim measure. In Advances in Fission-Track Geochronology (eds. P. Van den haute and F. De Corte), Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 19-32.

Lonergan L & Johnson C, 1998. A novel approach for reconstructing the denudation histories of mountain belts: with an example from the Betic Cordillera, (S. Spain), Basin Research. 10:353-364.

Moss, S.J., Carter, A.Hurford, A. J. and Baker, S. 1998. Late Oligocene uplift and volcanism on the northern margins of the Kutai Basin, East Kalimantan: implications for tectonics and sedimentation in Borneo. Journal of Geological Society London, 153, 177-192

Pereira, A.J.S.C., Carter, A.Hurford, A. J., Neves, L.J.P.F. and Godhino, M.M. 1998. Evidence for the unroofing of Hercynian granitoids in central Portugal derived from late Palaeozoic and Mesozoic sedimentary zircons. In Advances in Fission-Track Geochronology (eds. P. Van den haute and F. De Corte), Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 173-186.

Platt, J.P., Soto, J-I., Whitehouse, M.J., Hurford, A. J. and Kelley, S.P. 1998. Thermal evolution, rate of exhumation and tectonic significance of metamorphic rocks from the floor of the Alboran extensional basin, western Mediterranean. Tectonics. 17, 671-689

Roberts, R., Yoshida, H., Galbraith, R., Laslett, G., Jones, R. and Smith, M. (1998) New methods verify Malakunanja ages. Ancient TL, 16, p19-24.

Roberts, R., Bird, M., Galbraith, R., Lawson, E., Laslett, G., Yoshida, H., Jones, R., Fullagar, R., Jacobsen, G. and Hus, Q. (1998), Optical and radiocarbon dating at Jinmium rock shelter in Northern Australia. Nature, 393, p358-368.

Siddall, R.and Hurford, A. J. 1998. Semi-quantitative determination of apatite anion composition for fission-track analysis using infra-red microspectroscopy. Chemical Geology, 150, 181-190

Tagami, T., Galbraith, R. F., Yamada, R. & Laslett, G.M. (1998) Revised annealing kinetics of fission tracks in zircon and geological implications. In Advances in Fission-Track Geochronology, pp 99-112, Eds Van den haute, P. and De Corte, F., Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1998.


Brown, R. and Gallagher, K., (1997) The legends, myths and science of diamond exploration, Chemistry in Australia, 64(2) 7-10.

Clift, P.D., Lorenzo, J., Carter, A.Hurford, A. J. and ODP Leg 159 Scientific Party. 1997. Transform tectonics and thermal rejuvenation on the Côte d'Ivoire-Ghana margin, west Africa. Journal of the Geological Society, London, 154, 483-489.

Galbraith, R. F. & Laslett, G.M.(1997) Statistical modelling of thermal annealing of fission tracks in zircon. Chemical Geology (Isotope Geoscience Section), 140, p123-135.

Gallagher, K., (1997) Thermal history modelling as an inverse problem, Fractured Reservoirs , 2nd Nordic Symposium on Petrophysics, Nordic Petroleum Series 1, 221-245

Gallagher, K., Ramsdale, M., Lonergan, L., and Morrow, D.,(1997), The role of thermal conductivity measurements in modelling thermal histories in sedimentary basins, Marine and Petroleum Geology, 14, 201-214.

Gallagher, K.and Brown R.W. (1997) The onshore record of passive margin evolution, J. Geol. Soc. Lond., 154, 451-457.

Hunziker, J.C., Hurford, A. J. and Calmbach, L. 1997. Alpine cooling and uplift. In: Deep Structure of the Swiss Alps (Pfiffner, O.A., Lehner, P., Heitzmann, P., Mueller, St. and Steck, A.). Birkhauser Verlag, Basel, pp.260-264.

Johnson C. 1997. Resolving denudational histories in orogenic belts with apatite fission track thermochronology and structural data: An example from southern Spain. Geology 25:623-626.

Johnson, C., Harbury, N. and Hurford, A. J. 1997. The role of extension in the Miocene denudation of the Nevado-Filibride Complex, Betic Cordillera (SE Spain). Tectonics, 16, 189-204.

Menzies, M.A, Gallagher, K, Hurford, A. J. and Yelland, A. (1997) Red Sea and Gulf of Aden rifted margins, Yemen : denudational histories and margin evolution, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 61, 2511-2527.

Menzies, M., Gallagher, K., Yelland, A. and Hurford, A. J. 1997. Volcanic and non-volcanic rifted margins of the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden: crustal cooling and margin evolution in Yemen. Geochimica Cosmochima Acta., 61, 2511-2527.

Moss, S. J., Chambers, J., Cloke, I., Dharma Satria, Ali, J.R.,Baker, S., Milsom, J & Carter, A. 1997. New Observations on the sedimentary and tectonic evolution of the Tertiary Kutai Basin, East Kalimantan. In: Petroleum Geology of SE Asia. A. Fraser S. Mathews, Eds., Geol Soc Special Pub. .No. 126;pp.395-416.

Rahn, M.K., Hurford, A. J. and Frey, M. 1997. Apatite fission-track data from the Glarus Thurst, Switzerland: rotation and exhumation of a thrust plane. Geology, 25, 599-602.

Searle, M.P., Parrish, R.R., Hodges, K.V., Hurford, A. J., Ayres, M.W. and Whitehouse, M.J. 1997. Shisha Pangma leucogranite, South Tibetan Himalaya: Field relations, geochemistry, age, origin and emplacement. Journal of Geology., 105, 295-317.

Upton, D. R. , Bristow, C., Hurford, A. J. and Carter, A. 1997. Tertiary tectonic denudation in northwestern Thailand: Provisional results from apatite fission track analysis. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Stratigraphy and Tectonic Evolution of Southeast Asia and the South Pacific. Phisit Dheeradilok, Chaiyan Hinthong, Pol Chaodumrong, Prinya Putthapiban, Wattana Tansathien, Cherdsak Utha-aroon, Nares Sattyarak, Tawsaporn Nuchanong and Sommai Techawan. editors, Dept. Min Res. , Bangkok, Thailand. p 421-431.

Upton, D. R. (1997). Apatite Fission-Track Signatures in Thailand: Implications for regional Tertiary Tectonics. Special Report. Southeast Asia Research Consortium. pp105.

van der Touw, J.W., Galbraith, R. F. & Laslett, G.M. (1997) A logistic truncated normal mixture model for overdispersed binomial data. Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, 59, p349-373.


Clift, P.D., Carter, A. and Hurford, A. J. 1996. Constraints on the evolution of the East Greenland Margin: evidence from detrital apatite in offshore sediments.. Geology, 24, 1013-1016.

Gleadow A., Kohn B., Gallagher K. and Cox, S., (1996). Imaging the thermotectonic evolution of eastern Australia during the Mesozoic from fission track dating of apatites. Geological Society of Australia Inc., Extended Abstracts 43, (Mesozoic Geology of the Eastern Australia Plate Conference, Brisbane, September 1996), 195-204.

Goutis, C. & Galbraith, R. F. (1996) A parametric model for heterogeneity in paired Poisson counts. Canadian Journal of Statistics, 24, p569-581.

Laslett, G.M., & Galbraith, R. F. (1996) Statistical modelling of thermal annealing of fission tracks in apatite. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 60, p5117-5131.

Laslett, G.M., & Galbraith, R. F. (1996) Statistical properties of semi-tracks in fission track analysis. Radiation Measurements, 26, p565-576.

Storey, B.C., Brown, R.W., Carter, A., Doubleday, P.A. Hurford, A. J., McDonald, D.I.M. and Nell, P.A.R. 1996. Fission-track evidence for the thermotectonic evolution of a Mesozoic - Cenozoic fore-arc, Antarctica. Journal Geological Society London 153, 65-82.

Tagami, T., Carter, A. and Hurford, A. J. 1996. Natural long-term annealing of the zircon fission-track system in Vienna Basin deep borehole samples: constraints upon the partial annealing zone and closure temperature. Chemical Geology (Isotope Geoscience Section), 130, 147-158.  

Turner, S., Hawkesworth, C., Gallagher, K., Stewart, K., Peate, D. and Mantovani, M., (1996) Mantle plumes, flood basalt and thermal models for melt generation beneath continents : Assessment of a conductive heating models and application to the Paraná, J. Geophys. Research, 101, 11503-11518.


Carter, A., Bristow, C. and Hurford, A. J. 1995. Constraints on the thermal history and provenance of the Khorat Group in Thailand using fission-track analysis. Journal of Geology (Geological Survey of Vietnam) Series B, No. 5-6, (Proceedings of IGCP 306 Symposium on Geology of SE Asia), 341-353.

Carter, A., Bristow, C.S. and Hurford, A. J. 1995 The application of fission track analysis to the dating of barren sequences: examples from red beds in Scotland and Thailand. In: Non-biostratigraphical Methods of Dating and Correlation. (Dunay, R.E. and Hailwood, E.A., eds.). Special Publication Geological Society London, No. 89, pp 57-68.

Carter, A., Yelland, A., Bristow, C. and Hurford, A. J. 1995. Thermal histories of Permian and Triassic Basins in Britain derived from from fission track analysis. In: Permian and Triassic Rifting in NW Europe, (Boldy, S.A.R, ed.). Special Publication Geological Society London, No. 91, pp41-56.

Gallagher, K. (1995) Evolving thermal histories from fission track data,Earth Planetary Science Letters, 136, 421-435.

Gallagher, K., Hawkesworth, C., & Mantovani, M., (1995) Denudation, fission track analysis and the long-term evolution of passive margin topography : application to the S.E. Brazilian margin, J. South American Earth Sci., 8, 65-77.

Hawkesworth, C., Bradshaw, T., Gallagher, K., Hunter, A., Rogers, N., & Turner, S., (1995) Calc-alkaline magmatism and extension in the Basin and Range, (J. Geophysical Research, 100, 10271-10286.

Lihou, J., Hurford, A. J. and Carter, A. 1995. Preliminary fission track ages on zircons and apatites from the Sardona unit, Glarus Alps, eastern Switzerland: late Miocene - Pliocene exhumation rates. Schweiz. mineral. petrogr. mitt., 75, 177-186.


Galbraith, R. F. (1994) Some applications of radial plots. J. Amer. Statist. Ass., 89, p1232-1242.

Gallagher, K., Dumitru, T., & Gleadow, A., (1994) Constraints on vertical motions of the Eastern Australian platform during the Mesozoic, Basin Research, 6, 77-94.

Gallagher, K., Hawkesworth, C. & Mantovani, M., (1994) The denudation history of the onshore continental margin of S.E. Brazil inferred from fission track data, J. Geophysical Research, 99, 18117-18145.

Gallagher, K.& Sambridge, M., (1994) Genetic algorithms: a powerful method for large scale non-linear optimisation problems, Computers and Geosciences, 20, 1229-1236.

Gallagher, K.& Hawkesworth, C., (1994) Mantle plumes, continental tectonics and asymmetry in the South Atlantic, Earth Planetary Sci. Letts, 123, 105-118.

Hawkesworth, C., Gallagher, K., Hergt, J. & McDermott, F., (1994) Destructive plate magmatism, Lithos, 33, 169-188.

Pereira, A.J.S.C. and Hurford, A. J. 1994. Time of emplacement and cooling history of the late Hercynian granites from Tondela-Oliveira do Hospital region (Central Portugal). Memórias e Notícias (Department of Earth Science and Museum of Mineralogy and Geology, university of Coimbra, Portugal) No. 118, 63-79.

Bradshaw, T., Hawkesworth, C. & Gallagher, K., (1993). Basaltic Volcanism in the Southern Basin and Range : No role for a mantle plume ? Earth Planetary Sci. Letts., 116, 45-62.

Brown, R., Gallagher, K.& Duane, M., (1993) A quantitative assessment of the effects of magmatism on the thermal history of the Karoo sedimentary sequence, J. African Earth Sci., 18, 227-243.

Galbraith, R. F., & Laslett, G.M. (1993) Statistical models for mixed fission track ages. Nucl. Tracks Radiat. Meas., 21, p459-470.

Hawkesworth, C. & Gallagher, K., (1993) Mantle hotspots, plumes and regional tectonics as causes of intraplate magmatism, Terra Nova, 5, 552-559.

Hawkesworth, C., Gallagher, K., Hergt, J. & McDermott, F. (1993). Mantle and slab contributions in arc magmatism. Annual Rev. Earth Sci., 21, 175-204. Hawkesworth, C., Gallagher, K., Hergt, J. & McDermott, F. (1993). Trace element fractionation processes in the generation of island arc basalts. Phil Trans. Royal Society., 342, 179-191.

Hawkesworth, C., Gallagher, K., Pearson, G., Turner, S. and van Calsteren, P., (1993) The continental lithosphere : a geochemical perspective, An. Acad. bras. Ci.., 65, 199-225.

Hurford, A. J. 1993. Fission track analysis of apatite from the NAGRA boreholes of Böttstein, Weiach, Schafisheim and Riniken, Northern Switzerland. NAGRA Internal Report, 93-1A, Baden, Switzerland, 53 pp., 14 Figs.  

Laslett, G.M., Galbraith, R. F., & Green, P.F. (1993) The analysis of projected fission track lengths. Radiation Measurements 23, p103-123.

Mbede, E.I., Hurford, A. J., Ebinger, C.J. and Schandelmeier, H. 1993. A constraint on the uplift history of Rukwa Rift, SW Tanzania: a reconnaissance apatite fission track analysis study. Mus. roy. Afr. centr., Tervuren Belg., Dépt. Géol. Min., Rapp. ann 1991-1992, 99-108  Miller, D.S., Crowley, K.D., Dokka, R.K., 

Galbraith, R. F., Kowallis, B.J. & Naeser, C.W. (1993) Results of interlaboratory comparison of fission track ages for the 1992 Fission Track Workshop. Nucl. Tracks Radiat. Meas., 21, p565-573.

Gallagher, K.& Hawkesworth, C. (1992). Dehydration melting and the generation of continental flood basalts. Nature, 358, 57-59

Gallagher, K.& Sambridge, M. (1992). The resolution of past heat flow in sedimentary basins from non-linear inversion of geochemical data : the smoothest model approach, with synthetic examples. Geophysical Journal International, 109, 78-95.

Hawkesworth, C., Gallagher, K., Kelley S., Mantovani, M., Peate, D., Regelous, M. & Rogers, N. (1992). Parana Magmatism and the opening of the South Atlantic. Geol. Soc. Lon. Spec. Publ., 68, 221-241.

Hunziker, A.J., Desmons, J. and Hurford, A. J. 1992. Thirty-two years of geochronological work in the Central and Western Alps: a review on seven maps. Mémoires de Géologie (Lausanne) No. 13, 59 pp., 16 figs and 7 plates.

Lewis, C.L.E., Carter, A. and Hurford, A. J. 1992. Low-temperature effects of the Skye Tertiary intrusions on Mesozoic sediments in the Sea of Hebrides Basin. In: Basins of the Atlantic Seaboard. (J. Parnell, ed.). Special Publication, Geological Society, London, No62, pp. 175-188.

Lewis, C.L.E., Green, P.F., Carter, A. and Hurford, A. J. 1992. Elevated K/T palaeotemperatures throughout Northern England: three kilometres of Tertiary exhumation? Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 112, 131-145.

Menzies, M.A., Baker, J., Bosence, D., Dart, C., Davison, I., Hurford, A. J., Al' Kadasi, M., McClay, K., Nichols, G., Al'Subbary, A. and Yelland, A. 1992. The timing of magmatism, uplift and crustal extension - preliminary observations from Yemen. In: Magmatism and the Causes of Continental Break-up. (B. Storey, T. Alabaster and R.J. Pankhurst, eds. ). Special Publication, Geological Society, London, No. 68, pp. 293-304.

Sambridge, M. & Gallagher, K.(1993) Earthquake hypocentre location using genetic algorithms. Bull. Seismological Society America, 83, 1467-1491.

Hurford, A. J. 1991. Fission track Dating In: Quaternary Dating Methods - a User's Guide. Quaternary Research Association Technical Guide No. 4 (eds. P.L. Smart and P.D. Frances), Quaternary Research Association, Cambridge.

Hurford, A. J. 1991. Uplift and cooling pathways derived from fission track analysis and mica dating: a review. Geologische Rundschau, 80, 349-368.

Hurford, A. J. and Carter, A. 1991. The role of fission track dating in discrimination of provenance. In: Developments in Sedimentary Provenance Studies (A. Morton and S. Todd, eds.), Special Publication, Geological Society London, No. 57, 67-78.

Hurford, A. J. and Gaupp, R. 1991. Spaltspuren-Dateierungen an Zirkonen des Gasfeldes Thönse. Niedersächsische Akademie der Geowissenschaften, 6, 100-107.

Hurford, A. J., Hunziker, J.C. and Stöckhert, B. 1991. Constraints on the late thermotectonic evolution of the Western Alps: Evidence for episodic rapid uplift. Tectonics, 10, 758-769.

Galbraith, R. F., Laslett, G.M., Green, P.F. & Duddy, I.R. (1990) Apatite fission track analysis: geological thermal history analysis based on a three-dimensional random process of linear radiation damage. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. Lond., A 332, p419-438.

Galbraith, R. F. (1990) The radial plot: graphical assessment of spread in ages., Nucl. Tracks Radiat. Meas., 17, p207-214.

Galbraith, R. F., & Green, P.F. (1990) Estimating the component ages in a finite mixture., Nucl. Tracks Radiat. Meas., 17, p196-206.

Gallagher, K.1990. Some strategies for estimating present-day heat flow from exploration wells, with examples. Exploration Geophysics, 21, 145-149

Hurford, A. J. 1990. Standardization of fission track dating calibration: recommendation by the Fission Track Working Group of the I.U.G.S. Subcommission on Geochronology. Chemical Geology (Isotope Geoscience Section), 80, 171-178.

Hurford, A. J. 1990. International Union of Geological Sciences Subcommission on Geochronology recommendation for the standardization of fission track dating calibration and data reporting. Nuclear Tracks, 17, 233-236.

Winkler, W., Hurford, A. J., Perch-Nielsen, K. and Odin, G.S. 1990. Fission track and nannofossil ages from a Palaeocene bentonite in the Schlieren Flysch (Central Alps, Switzerland). Schweizerische mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen, 70, 389-396.

Chen Wen Ji, Flisch, M. and Hurford, A. J. 1990. BB-24: recollection of a Quaternary age standard for K-Ar dating. Nuclear Tracks, 17, 434.

Giger, M. and Hurford, A. J. 1990. The Tertiary intrusives north of the Insubric Line (Central Alps): their uplift, erosion, deposition and reburial in the molasse foreland (Como, northern Italy). Nuclear Tracks, 17, 413.

Soom, M. and Hurford, A. J. 1990. Fission track dating of apatites and zircons along the western profile of Swiss National Research Project PNR20 (External massifs and Penninic nappes, Swiss Alps). Nuclear Tracks, 17, 428.

Giger, M. and Hurford, A. J. 1989. The Tertiary intrusives north of the Insubric Line (Central Alps): their Tertiary uplift, erosion, deposition and burial in the South-Alpine Foreland (Como, Northern Italy). Eclogae geologicae Helvetiae, 82, 857-866.

Hurford, A. J., Flisch, M. and Jäger, E. 1989. Unravelling the thermotectonic evolution of the Alps: a contribution from fission track analysis and mica dating. In: Alpine Tectonics (eds. M.P. Coward, and D. Dietrich and R.G. Park), Special Publication, Geological Society London, No. 45, pp 369-398.
Hurford, A. J. and Hunziker, J.C. 1989. A revised thermal history for the Gran Paradiso massif. Schweizerische mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen, 69, 319-329.

Galbraith, R. F. & Laslett G.M. (1988) Some calculations relevant to thermal annealing of fission tracks in apatite. Proc. Roy. Soc., Lond., A 419, p305-321.

Galbraith, R. F. (1988) A note on graphical display of odds ratios from several clinical trials., Statistics in Medicine, 7, p889-894.

Galbraith, R. F. (1988) Graphical display of estimates having differing standard errors. Technometrics, 30, p271-281.

Hurford, A. J. and Watkins, R.T. 1987. Fission track age of the Buluk Member, Bakate Formation, northern Kenya: a suitable fission track age standard. Chemical Geology (Isotope Geoscience Section), 66,209-216.

Galbraith, R. F. (1986) Statistical analysis of C.W.Naeser's Fish Canyon zircon data. Nucl. Tracks Radiat. Meas., 11, p295-300.

Galbraith, R. F. (1986) Allocation of grains in the population method of fission track dating. Nucl. Tracks Radiat. Meas., 11, p201-203.

Galbraith, R. F., & Laslett, G.M. (1985) Some remarks on statistical estimation in fission track dating. Nuclear Tracks, 10, p361-363

Hurford, A.J. 1986. Standardization of fission track dating calibration: results of questionnaire distributed by International Union of Geological Sciences, Subcommission on Geochronology. Nuclear Tracks 11, 329-333.

Hurford, A.J. 1986. Cooling and uplift patterns in the Lepontine Alps, South Central Switzerland and an age of vertical movement on the Insubric fault line. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 92, 413-427.

Hurford, A.J. & Chen Wenji. 1986. Dating the Datong volcanics in North China: the new K-Ar Standard. Schweizerische mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen 66, 483.

Hurford, A.J. & Hunziker, J.C. 1986. Alpine cooling history of the Monte Mucrone eclogites (Sesia-Lanzo zone): fission track evidence. Schweizerische mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen 65, 325-334.

Odin, G.S., Hurford, A.J., Morgan, D.J. & Toghill, P. 1986. K-Ar biotite data for Ludlovian bentonites from Great Britain. Chemical Geology (Isotope Geoscience Section) 59, 127-131.

Chen Wenji, Hurford, A.J. & Jäger, E. 1985. K-Ar dating of Quaternary volcanic rocks from the Huabei Area, China. Schweizerische mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen 64, 451-458.

Hurford, A.J. & Hammerschmidt, K. 198540Ar/39Ar and K/Ar dating of the Fish Canyon and Bishop Tuffs: calibration ages for fission track dating standards. Chemical Geology (Isotope Geoscience Section) 58, 23-32.

Jäger, E., Chen Wenji, Hurford, A.J., Liu Ruoxin, Hunziker, J.C. & Li Daming. 1985. BB-6: A Quaternary age standard for K-Ar dating. Chemical Geology (Isotope Geoscience Section) 52, 275-279.

Miller, D.S., Duddy, I.R., Green, P.F., Hurford, A.J. & Naeser, C.W. 1985. Results of interlaboratory comparison of fission track age standards, Fission Track Workshop, 1984. Nuclear Tracks 10, 383-391.

Zeitler, P.K., Duddy, I.R., Gleadow, A.J.W., Green, P.F. & Hurford, A.J. 1985. Comment on 'Zircon and sphene as fission track geochronometer and geothermometer: a reappraisal' by K.D. Bal, N.Lal and K.K. Nagpaul. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 91, 305-306.

Green, P.F. & Hurford, A.J. 1984. Thermal neutron dosimetry for fission track dating. Nuclear Tracks 9, 231-241.

Hurford, A.J., Fitch, F.J. & Clarke, A. 1984. Resolution of the age structure of the detrital zircon populations of two Lower Cretaceous sandstones from the Weald of England by fission track dating. Geological Magazine 121, 269-277.

Hurford, A.J., Grunau, H.R. & Stocklin, J. 1984. Fission track dating of an apatite crystal from Hormuz Island, Iran. Journal of Petroleum Geology 7, 365-380.

Hurford, A.J. & Green, P.F. 1983. The zeta age calibration of fission track dating. Isotope Geoscience 1, 285-317.

Hurford, A.J. & Green, P.F. 1982. A users' guide to fission track dating calibration. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 59, 343-354.

Hurford, A.J. & Green, P.F. 1981. Standards, dosimetry and the uranium-238 decay constant: a discussion. Nuclear Tracks 5, 73-75.

Hurford, A.J. & Green, P.F. 1981. A reappraisal of neutron dosimetry and λf values in fission track dating. Nuclear Tracks 5, 53-61.

Fitch, F.J. & Hurford, A.J. 1977. Fission track dating of the Tardree Rhyolite, Antrim. Proceedings of the Geologists Association 88, 261-266.

Hurford, A.J. 1977. A preliminary fission track dating survey of Caledonian 'Newer and Last' granites from the Highlands of Scotland. Scottish Journal of Geology 13, 271-284.

Hurford, A.J. 1977. Fission track dates from two Galloway granites, Scotland. Geological Magazine 114, 299-304.

Hurford, A.J. & Gleadow, A.J.W. 1977. Calibration of fission track dating parameters. Nuclear Track Detection 1, 41-48.

Naeser, C.W., Hurford, A.J. & Gleadow, A.J.W. 1977. Fission track dating of a pumice from the KBS Tuff, East Rudolf, Kenya - a reply to G.A. Wagner. Nature 267, 649. Gleadow, A.J.W., 

Hurford, A.J. & Quaife, R.D. 1976. Fission track dating of zircon: improved etching conditions. Earth Planetary Science Letters 33, 273-276.

Hurford, A.J., Gleadow, A.J.W. & Naeser, C.W. 1976. Fission track dating of pumice from the KBS tuff, East Rudolf, Kenya. Nature 263, 738-740.

Hurford, A.J. 1974. Fission track dating of a vitric tuff from East Rudolf, N. Kenya. Nature 249, 236-237.