Selected High-Temperature and -Pressure Publications:


Some Recent Stanford Publications in the Area of Mineralogy and Earth Materials

Stebbins JF, Kojitani H, Akaogi M, and Navrotsky A (2003) Aluminum substitution in MgSiO3 perovskite: investigation of multiple mechanisms by 27Al NMR. Am Mineral 88: 1161-1164.

Allwardt JR, Schmidt BC and Stebbins JF (2004) Structural mechanisms of compression and decompression in high pressure K2Si4O9 glasses: An investigation utilizing Raman and NMR spectroscopy of high-pressure glasses and crystals. Chem Geol 213: 137-151.

Neuhoff PS, Hovis GL, Balassone G, and Stebbins JF (2004) Thermodynamic properties of analcime solid solutions. Am J Sci 304: 21-66.

Sandland TO, Du L-S, Stebbins JF, and Webster JD (2004) Structure of Cl-containing silicate and aluminosilicate glasses; a 35Cl MAS-NMR study. Geochim Cosmochim Acta 68: 5059-5069.

Savage KS, Bird DK, and O'Day PA (2004) Arsenic speciation in synthetic jarosite. Chem Geol 215: 472-498.

Fridriksson, Th., Carey, J. W., Bish, D.L., Neuhoff, P. S., Bird, D.K., 2003, Hydrogen-bonded water in laumontite II: Experimental determination of site-specific thermodynamic properties of the W1 and W5 sites. American Mineralogist, v. 88, p. 1060-1072.

Fridriksson, T., Bish, D. L., and Bird, D. K., 2003, Hydrogen-bonded water in laumontite I: X-ray powder diffraction study of water site occupancy and structural changes in laumontite during room-temperature isothermal hydration/dehydration experiments. American Mineralogist, v. 88, p. 277-287.

Neuhoff, P. S., Stebbins, J. F., and Bird, D. K., 2003, Si-Al disorder and solid solution in analcime, chabazite, and wairakite. American Mineralogist, v. 88, p. 410-423.

Fridriksson, T., Neuhoff, P. S., Arnorsson, S., and Bird, D. K., 2001, Geological constraints on the thermodynamic properties of the stilbite-stellerite solid solution in low-grade metabasalts. Geochimica Cosochimica Acta, v. 65, p. 3993-4008.

Neuhoff, P. S., and Bird, D. K., 2001, Partial dehydration of laumontite: thermodynamic constraints and petrogenetic implications. Mineralogical Magazine, v. 65, p. 1-12.


Thrainn Fridriksson, PhD 2003, Thermodynamic properties of zeolite solid solutions

Phillip Neuhoff, Phd 2000, Thermodynamic properties and parageneses of rock-forming zeolites

Some Recent Stanford Publications in the Area of Igneous Petrology and Petrogenesis

Ernst, W. G., 2005, Alpine and Pacific styles of Phanerozoic mountain building: subduction-zone petrogenesis of continental crust: Terra Nova, v. 17, p. 165-188.

Ernst, W. G., Coleman, D. S., and Van de Ven, C. M., 2003, Petrochemistry of granitic rocks in the Mount Barcroft area—implications for arc evolution, central White Mountains, easternmost California: Bull. Geol. Soc. Amer., v. 115, p. 499-512.
Arnason, J. G., and Bird, D. K., 2000, A gold- and platinum-mineralized layer in gabbros of the Kap Edvard Holm Complex: Field, petrologic, and geochemical relations. Economic Geology, v. 95, p. 945-970.

Bernstein, S., and Bird, D. K., 2000, Formation of wehrlites through dehydration of metabasalt xenoliths in layered gabbros of the Noe-Nygaard Intrusion, SE Greenland. Geological Magazine, v. 137, p. 109-128.

Brandriss, M. E., and Bird, D. K., 1999, Effects of H2O on phase relations in layered gabbros of the Kap Edvard Holm Complex, Journal of Petrology, v. 40, p. 1037-1064.

1991 Lowenstern, J.B., Mahood, G.A., New data on magmatic H2O contents of pantellerites, with implications for petrogenesis and eruptive dynamics. Bulletin of Volcanology 54:78-83.

1996 Mahood, G.A., Nibler, G.E., Halliday, A.N., Zoning patterns and petrologic processes in peraluminous magma chambers: Hall Canyon pluton, Panamint Mountains, California. Geological Society of America Bulletin 108:437-453.

1997 Cornejo, P.C., Mahood, G.A., Seeing past the effects of re-equilibration to reconstruct magmatic gradients in plutons: La Gloria pluton, central Chilean Andes. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 127:159-175.


Hannah Scherer, PhD Candidate, Structural, petrological and geochemical investigation of the North Fork terrane, western Paleozoic and Triassic belt, southern Klamath Mountains, California

Cameron Snow, PhD Candidate, Geochemical evolution and attributes of oceanic basalts with special focus on the Peñon Blanco Arc Complex, Sierra Nevada Foothills, central California

Some Recent Stanford Publications, Theses and Noteworthy Events in the Area of Volcanology

Hansen, H., Pedersen, A. K., Duncan, R. A., Bird, D. K., Brooks, C. K., Fawcett, J. J., Gittins, G., Gorton, M., and O'Day, P., 2002, Volcanic stratigraphy of the southern Prinsen af Wales Bjerge region, East Greenland. Geological Society of London, special Publications, v. 197, p. 183-218.

Heister LE, O'Day PA, Brooks CK, Neuhoff PS, and Bird DK (2001) Pyroclastic deposits within the East Greenland Tertiary flood basalts, J Geol Soc London 158:269-284

Davies, G.R., Halliday, A.N., Mahood, G.A., Hall, C.M. (1994) Isotopic constraints on the production rates, crystallisation histories and residence times of precaldera silicic magmas, Long Valley, California. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 125:17-37.

Gansecki, C.A., Mahood, G.A., McWilliams, M.O. (1996) 40Ar/39Ar geochronology of rhyolites erupted following collapse of the Yellowstone caldera, Yellowstone Plateau Volcanic Field: implications for crustal contamination. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 142/1-2:91-108.

Gansecki, C.A., Mahood, G.A., McWilliams, M.O., (1998) New ages for climactic eruptions at Yellowstone: Single-crystal 40Ar /39Ar dating identifies contamination. Geology 26:343-346.

Some Recent Stanford Publications in the Area of Metamorphic Petrology

Liou, J. G., Ernst, W. G., and Ogasawara, Y., 2003, Petrochemical and tectonic processes of UHP/HP terranes II: Preface: Jour. Metamorphic Geol., v. 21, p. 513-514.

Masago, H., Rumble, D., III, Ernst, W. G., Parkinson, C. D., and Maruyama, S., 2003, Low 18O eclogites from the Kokchetav massif, northern Kazakhstan: Jour. Met. Geol., v. 21, p. 579-587.

Bostick, B. C., Jones, R. E., Ernst, W. G., Chen, C., Leech, M. L., and Beane, R. J., 2003, Low-temperature microdiamond aggregates in the Maksyutov metamorphic complex, south Ural Mountains, Russia: Am. Mineral., v. 88, p. 1709-1717.

Ernst, W. G., 2003, High-pressure and ultrahigh-pressure metamorphic belts—subduction, recrystallization, exhumation, and significance for ophiolite study: p. 365-384 in Y. Dilek, and S. Newcomb, (eds.), Geol. Soc. Amer. Special Paper No. 373. 504p.
Ernst, W. G., 2005, Contact metamorphism of the White Mountain Peak metavolcanic complex, eastern California: Amer. Mineral., v. 90. p. 1-12.

Sleep, N. H., Meilbom, A., Fridriksson, Th., Coleman, R. G., and Bird, D. K., 2004, H2-rich fluids from serpentinization: Geochemical and biotic implications. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, v. 101, no. 35, p. 12818-12823.

Oze, C., Fendorf, S., Bird, D. K., and Coleman, R. G., 2004, Chromium geochemistry in serpentinized ultramafic rocks and serpentinine soils from the Franciscan Complex of California. American Journal of Science, v. 304, p. 67-101.

Neuhoff, P. S., Fridriksson, T., and Bird, D. K., 2000, Zeolite parageneses in the North Altantic Igneous Province: Implications for Geotectonics and Groundwater Quality of Basaltic Crust. International Geology Reviews, v. 42, p. 15-44..

Neuhoff, P. S., Fridriksson, T., Arnorsson, S., and Bird, D. K.,1999, Porosity evolution and mineral parageneses during low-grade metamorphism of basaltic lavas at Teigarhorn, Eastern Iceland, American Journal of Science, v. 299, p. 467-501.

Some Recent Stanford Publications,in the Area of Hydrothermal Geochemistry

Bird, D. K., and Spieler, A. R., 2004, Epidote in Geothermal Systems. Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, ed. A. Liebscher and G. Franz, v. 56, pp. 235-300.

Fridriksson, T., Neuhoff, P. S., Viani, B. E., and Bird, D. K., 2004, Binary ion-exchange experiments on heulandite at 55 and 85°C involving Ca2+, Sr2+, Na+ and K+. American Journal of Science, v. 304, p. 287-332.
Ernst, W. G., and Rumble, D. III, 2003, Oxygen isotopic study of Late Mesozoic cooling of the Mount Barcroft area, central White Mountains, eastern California: Contrib. Mineral. Petrology, v. 144, p. 637-651.


Abigail spieler ms 2003 rare earth elements in hydrothermal systems: rare earth element speciation in hydrothermal fluids and the origin of rare earth element zoning in epidote

Some Recent Stanford Publications, Theses and Noteworthy Events in the Area of Geochronology and Thermochronology

Hacker, B. R., Calvert, A. T., Zhang, R. Y., Ernst, W. G., and Liou, J. G., 2003, Ultra-rapid exhumation of ultrahigh pressure diamond-bearing metasedimentary and meta-igneous rocks of the Kokchetav Massif: Lithos, v. 70, p. 61-75.

Hourigan, J., Ernst, W. G., and Inan, E. E., 2003, Thermal relaxation of a magmatic arc complex, Mount Barcroft area, eastern California: 40Ar/39Ar geochronologic study of hornblende and biotite from igneous and metamorphic rocks: Int. Geol. Rev., v. 45, p. 863-885.

Tegner,C., Duncan, R. A., Bernstein, S., Brooks, C. K., Bird, D. K., and Storey, M., 1998, 40Ar/39Ar geochronology of Tertiary mafic intrusions along the East Greenland rifted margin: Relation to flood basalts and the Iceland hotspot track. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 156, p. 75-