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Selected SOEST Isotope lab Publications since 2005

Dutton, A., Rubin, K., McLean, N, Bowring, Bard, J. E., Edwards, R.L., Henderson, G.M., Reid, M.R., Richards, D.A., Sims, K.W.W., Walker, J.D., Yokoyama Y. (2017) Data reporting standards for publication of U-series data for geochronology and timescale assessment in the earth sciences, Quaternary Geochronology 39, 42-149

Butler, Rhett, Burney, David A. ,Rubin, Kenneth H., and David Walsh (2017) The Orphan Sanriku Tsunami of 1586: New Evidence from Coral Dating on Kaua'i, Natural Hazards, 88, 797–819, DOI: 10.1007/s11069-017-2902-7.

Konter, J.G., Pietruszka, A.J., Hanan, B.B., Finlayson, V.A., Craddock, P.R., Jackson, M.G., Dauphas, N., 2016. Unusual d56Fe values in Samoan rejuvenated lavas generated in the mantle. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 450, 221–232. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2016.06.029

Alice Colman, John M. Sinton and Kenneth H. Rubin, 2016. Magmatic Processes at Variable Magma Supply along the Galápagos Spreading Center: Constraints from Single Eruptive Units, Journal of Petrology , 57(5), 981-1018, doi: 10.1093/petrology/egw032

Lupton, J., Rubin, K.H., Arculus, R., Lilley, M., Butterfield, D., Resing, J., Baker, E., Embley R., (2015). Helium Isotope, C/3He, and Ba-Nb-Ti Signatures in the Northern Lau Basin: Distinguishing Arc, Back-arc, and Hotspot Affinities, Geochem. Geophys. Geosys., DOI: 10.1002/2014GC005625

Zellmer, GF, K. H. Rubin, CA Miller, JG Shellnutt, A Belousov, M Belousova (2015) Resolving discordant U-Th-Ra ages: constraints on petrogenetic processes of recent effusive eruptions at Tatun Volcano Group, northern Taiwan, In: Caricchi, L. & Blundy, J. D. (eds) Chemical, Physical and Temporal Evolution of Magmatic Systems. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 422,

Finlayson, V.A., Konter, J.G., Ma, L., 2015. The importance of a Ni correction with ion counter in the double spike analysis of Fe isotope compositions using a 57Fe/ 58Fe double spike. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst. doi:10.1002/2015GC006012

Jackson, M.G., Koga, K.T., Price, A., Konter, J.G., Koppers, A.A.P., Finlayson, V.A., Konrad, K., Hauri, E.H., Kylander-Clark, A., Kelley, K.A., Kendrick, M.A., 2015. Deeply-dredged Submarine HIMU Glasses from the Tuvalu Islands, Polynesia: Implications for Volatile Budgets of Recycled Oceanic Crust, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst

Jackson, M.G., Hart, S.R., Konter, J.G., Kurz, M.D., Blusztajn, J., Farley, K.A., 2014. Helium and lead isotopes reveal the geochemical geometry of the Samoan plume. Nature, 514, 355-358. doi:10.1038/nature13794

Konter, J. G., Storm, L.P., 2014. High precision 87Sr/86Sr measurements by MC-ICP-MS, simultaneously solving for Kr interferences and mass-based fractionation. Chemical Geology, 385, 26-34. doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2014.07.009

Embley, R. W., S. G. Merle, E. T. Baker, K. H. Rubin, J. E. Lupton, J. A. Resing, R. P. Dziak, M. D. Lilley, W. W. Chadwick Jr., T. Shank, R. Greene, S. L. Walker, J. Haxel, E. Olson, and T. Baumberger (2014), Eruptive modes and hiatus of volcanism at West Mata seamount, NE Lau basin: 1996–2012, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 15, 4093-4115 doi:10.1002/2014GC005387.

Sherman, C.E., Fletcher, C.H., Rubin, K.H., Simmons, K.R. and H. Adey, W.H. (2014) Sea-level and reef accretion history of marine isotope stage 7 and late stage 5 based on age and facies of submerged late Pleistocene reefs, Oahu, Hawaii, Quaternary Research.Quaternary Research, 81, 138-150, DOI: 10.1016/j/yqres.2013.11.001.

KH Rubin, SA Soule, WW Chadwick, et al. (2012) Volcanic Eruptions in the Deep Sea, Oceanography, 25(1), 142–157,

J Resing, KH Rubin, R Embley, et al. (2011) Active Submarine Eruption of Boninite in the north-eastern Lau Basin, Nature Geoscience, 4, DOI: 10.1038/NGEO1275.

E Baker, J Lupton, J Resing, et al. (2011) Unique event plumes from a 2008 eruption on the Northeast Lau Spreading Center, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 12, Article Number: Q0AF02, DOI: 10.1029/2011GC003725.

AK Schmitt, MR Perfit, KH Rubin, et al. (2011) Rapid cooling rates at an active mid-ocean ridge from zircon thermochronology, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 302, 349-358, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2010.12.022

Vanderkluysen, L., Mahoney, J.J., Hooper, et al. (2011) The feeder system of the Deccan Traps (India): insights from dike geochemistry, J. Petrol., 52, 315-343.

GF Zellmer, KH Rubin, P Dulski, et al.(2011) Crystal growth during dike injection of MOR basaltic melts: evidence from preservation of local Sr disequilibria in plagioclase Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 161, 153-173, doi:10.1007/s00410-010-0518-y

Kerr, A.C., Khan, M., Mahoney, J.J., et al. (2010) Late Cretaceous alkaline sills of the south Tethyan suture zone, Pakistan:  initial melts of the Réunion hotspot?, Lithos,117, 161-171.

AR Goss, MR Perfit, WI Ridley, KH Rubin, et al.(2010), Geochemistry of lavas from the 2005–2006 eruption at the East Pacific Rise, 9°46'N–9°56'N: Implications for ridge crest plumbing and decadal changes in magma chamber compositions, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 11, Q05T09, doi:10.1029/2009GC002977.

Ingle, S., Ito, G., Mahoney, J.J., et al. (2010) Mechanisms of geochemical and geophysical variation along the western Galápagos Spreading Center, Geochem. Geophys. Geosystems, 11, doi:10.1029/2009GC002694.

Van der Zander, I., Sinton, J.M., and Mahoney, J.J. (2010)   Late shield-stage silicic magmatism at Wai‘anae Volcano: evidence for hydrous crustal melting in Hawaiian volcanoes, J. Petrol., 51, 671-701, 2010.

KH Rubin, JM Sinton, J. Maclennan, E. Hellebrand (2009) Magmatic filtering of mantle compositions at mid-ocean ridge volcanoes, Nature Geoscience, 2, 321-328, doi:10.1038/ngeo504.

CJ Russo, KH Rubin, DW Graham (2009) Mantle melting and magma supply to the Southeast Indian Ridge: the roles of lithology and melting conditions from U-series disequilibria, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 278, 55-66, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2008.11.016.

Rotella, M.D., Sinton, J.M., Mahoney, J.J., et al. (2009) Geochemical evidence for low magma supply and inactive propagation at the Galápagos 93.25°W overlapping spreading center, Geochem., Geophys., Geosystems, 10, 9, doi:10.1029/2009GC002445.

Melluso, L., Sheth, H.C., Mahoney, J.J., et al. (2009)   Correlations between silicic volcanic rocks of the St. Mary's Islands (southwestern India) and eastern Madagascar: implications for Late Cretaceous India-Madagascar reconstructions, J. Geol. Soc. Lond., 166; 281-292.

KH Rubin (2009) Depleted Uranium, Natural Uranium and Other Naturally Occurring Radioactive Elements in Hawaiian Environments, US Army/NDCEE-CR-2009-072 (Requests for this document shall be referred to: Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations and Environment ASA (I&E) – ESOH 1235 South Clark Street Crystal Gateway 1, Suite 307 Arlington, VA  22202-3263)

KH Rubin, GF Zellmer (2009) Reply to Comment on “On the recent bimodal magmatic processes and their rates in the Torfajökull –Veidivötn area, Iceland” by K.M. Cooper Earth Planet. Sci. Lett.. 281, 115–123 doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2009.02.008.

GF Zellmer, KH Rubin, K Grönvold, Z Jurado-Chichay (2008) On the recent bimodal magmatic processes and their rates in the Torfajökull-Veidivötn area, Iceland Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 269, 387-397, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2008.02.026.

Mahoney, J.J., Saunders, A.D., Storey, M., et al. (2008) Geochemistry of the Volcan de l' Androy basalt-rhyolite complex, Madagascar Cretaceous igneous province, J. Petrol., 49, 1069-1096.

CH Fletcher, et al. (15 authors, alphabetically) (2008) Geology of Hawaii Reefs in, Coral reefs of the USA (ed. Bernhard M. Riegl and Richard E. Dodge) Springer, pp 435-487.

Dye, S.T., McDonough, W.F., and Mahoney, J.J. (2008) Geoneutrino measurements and models investigate the deep Earth (article), Eos, Trans. Am. Geophys. Union, 89, 433-434.

KH Rubin and JM Sinton (2007), Inferences on mid-ocean ridge thermal and magmatic structure from MORB compositions, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 26, 257–276, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2007.05.035.

EC Bergmanis, J Sinton, KH Rubin (2007) Recent Eruptive History and Magma Reservoir Dynamics on the Southern East Pacific Rise at 17.5°S, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 8, Q12O06, doi:10.1029/2007GC001742

Kerr, A.C., and Mahoney, J.J. (2007) Oceanic plateaus: problematic plumes, potential paradigms, Chem. Geol. Special Issue: Testing the Plume Theory, 241, 332-353.

Nicolaysen K.P., Frey, F.A., Mahoney, et al. (2007) Influence of the Amsterdam/St. Paul hot spot along the Southeast Indian Ridge between 77° and 88°E:  correlations of Sr, Nd, Pb, and He isotopic variations with ridge segmentation, Geochem., Geophys., Geosystems, 8, Q09007, doi:10.1029/2006GC001540.

Ingle, S., Mahoney, J.J., Sato, H., et al. (2007)  Depleted mantle wedge and sediment fingerprint in unusual basalts from the Manihiki Plateau, Central Pacific Ocean, Geology, 35, 595-598.

M Tolstoy, J P Cowen, E T Baker, DJ Fornari, KH Rubin, et al. (2006) A Seafloor Spreading Event Captured by Seismometers, Science, 314, 1920-1922.

RW Embley, WW Chadwick, Jr., ET Baker, et al.(2006) Long-Term Eruptive Activity at a Submarine Arc Volcano, Nature, 441, 494-497, doi:10.1038/nature04762.

DW Graham, J Blichert-Toft, CJ Russo, KH Rubin & F Albarède (2006) Cryptic Striations in the Upper Mantle Revealed by Hafnium Isotopes in Southeast Indian Ridge Basalts, Nature, 440, 199-202, doi:10.1038/nature04582.

Zhang, Z.-C., Mahoney, J.J., Mao, J.-W., et al. (2006) Geochemistry of picritic and associated basalt flows of the western Emeishan flood basalt province, China, J. Petrol., 47, 1997-2019.

Melluso, L., Mahoney, J.J., and Dallai, L. (2006) Mantle sources and crustal input recorded in high-Mg Deccan Traps basalts of Gujarat (India), Lithos, 89, 259-274.

Ito, G., and Mahoney, J.J. (2006) Melting a high 3He/4He source in a heterogeneous mantle, Geochem., Geophys., Geosystems, 7, Q05010, doi:10.1029/2005GC001158.

Hall, L.S., Mahoney, J.J., Sinton, J.M., et al. (2006)  Spatial and temporal distribution of a C-like asthenospheric component in the Rano Rahi seamount field, East Pacific Rise, 15°-19°S, Geochem., Geophys., Geosystems, 7, Q03009, doi:10.1029/2005GC000994.

KH Rubin, I. van der Zander, MC Smith and EC Bergmanis (2005) Minimum speed limit for ocean ridge magmatism from 210Pb-226Ra-230Th disequilibria, Nature, 437, 534-538, doi:10.1038/nature03993.

Ishikawa, A., Nakamura, E., and Mahoney, J.J. (2005) Jurassic oceanic lithosphere beneath the southern Ontong Java Plateau: evidence from xenoliths in alnöite, Malaita, Solomon Islands, Geology, 33, 393-396.

Ito, G., and Mahoney, J.J. (2005) Flow and melting of a heterogeneous mantle: 1. Method and importance to the geochemistry of ocean island and mid-ocean ridge basalts; and 2. Implications for a chemically non-layered mantle, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 230, 29-63.

Mahoney, J.J., Duncan, R.A., Tejada, M.L.G., et al., (2005) A Jurassic-Cretaceous boundary age and MORB-type mantle source for Shatsky Rise, Geology, 33, 185-188.

Zhang, S.-Q., Mahoney, J.J., Mo, X.-X., et al.,(2005) Evidence for a widespread Tethyan upper mantle with Indian-Ocean-type isotopic characteristics, J. Petrol., 46, 829-858.

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