Appendix 6: 2014 Abstract titles



UHNAI-Nordic Winter School “Water and the Evolution of Life in the Universe”, Hawaii, 1-14 January 2014

Diverse life in a volcanic-hydrothermal environment at the c. 3.5 Ga North Pole Dome, Pilbara Craton, Western Australia
T. Djokic and M.J. Van Kranendonk

IGG-CAS 2014 Annual Meeting,16-17 January 2014

Seismic images of craton margins and adjacent orogens and tectonic implications
H. Yuan   Invited

Upper mantle structure of Northeastern North America using full waveform inversion
H. Yuan

Biennial Meeting of the Specialist Group in Tectonics and Structural Geology (SGTSG), Thredbo, NSW, Australia, 2-8 February 2014

Tectonic evolution of the Early Mesoproterozoic Mount Painter Province, South Australia
R. Armit, P. Betts, B. Schaefer, M. Pankhurst and D. Giles

Pump up the Volume… and the Grade: Fault valving behaviour and the development of Au-Cu mineralisation in the Telfer resource, Paterson Orogen, WA
G. Batt, J. Miller and C. McCuaig

Magma dynamics and metamorphic reaction history of lower-crustal plutons, Western Fiordland Orthogneiss, NZ
T. Chapman, G. Clarke, N. Daczko and S. Piazolo

The influence of phase distribution and grain size on the localization of strain in polyphase rocks
D. Czaplinska and S. Piazolo

Rheological contrast controlling the development of paired shear zones, Fiordland, New Zealand
N. Daczko, J. Smith, S. Piazolo and L. Evans

A crustal section through Archean gneiss dome-greenstone architecture: example from the Southern Cross Domain, Yilgarn Craton
M. Doublier, N. Thébaud, K. Gessner, M. Wingate, D. Mole, S. Romano and C. Kirkland

The effect of viscosity on the formation of boudins: comparison of simulation results with field data from Fiordland, New Zealand
R. Gardner

Interpretation of magnetic and gravity data along seismic reflection surveys in the Southern Carnarvon Basin and Northwest Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia
K. Gessner, T. Jones, J. Goodwin, L. Gallardo, P. Milligan, J. Brett and R. Murdie

The opening of the South China Sea: was it driven by Pacific subduction or by India-Eurasia collision?
Z.-X. Li

A Neoproterozoic big twist within Australia: Rodinia, snowball Earth, and mineral deposits
Z.-X. Li and D. Evans

Deformation in an Open System: Fluid assisted brittle-viscous deformation coupled with volume change in a greenschist facies shear zone (Wyangala, Australia)
L. Spruzeniece, S. Piazolo and N. Daczko

How does melt move through the lower crust? New insight from diffuse porous melt flow resulting in metasomatism and hydration of a two-pyroxene-hornblende granite
C. Stuart, S. Piazolo and N. Daczko

Workshop on “Advanced development on in situ & WR high-precision elemental and isotopic analyses, Taipei, Taiwan, 10-12 March 2014

Back to basics: quantitative elemental and isotope ratio analysis by laser ablation ICP-MS

N. Pearson  Keynote

45th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, TX, USA, 17-21 March 2014

A unique differentiation history of Mars preserved in Martian meteorite NWA7533
J.J. Bellucci, A.A. Nemchin, and M.J. Whitehouse

Delayed onset of plate tectonics on Earth and implications for the Martian mantle
V. Debaille, C. O’Neill, A.D. Brandon, P. Haenecour, Q.-Z. Yin, N. Mattielli and A.H. Treiman

Oxygen isotope compositions and Ti and REE concentrations of zircon from Martian meteorite NWA 7533
A.A. Nemchin, M. Humayun, M.J. Whitehouse, R.H. Hewins, J.-P. Lorand, A. Kennedy, M.L. Grange, B. Zanda, C. Fieni, S. Pont and D. Deldicque

UNCOVER Summit 2014 Adelaide Convention Centre, SA, Australia, 31 March - 2 April 2014

TerraneChron®: remote sensing with detrital samples
E. Belousova, W. Griffin, N. Pearson, S. O’Reilly and Y. Greau

Archean SCLM: what do we (think we) know?
W.L. Griffin

Isotope geology through space and time: a tool for understanding crustal evolution. Case studies from the Yilgarn Craton and its margin
C.L. Kirkland   Keynote

Greenfield identification: big picture matters
Z.-X. Li

A national trajectory for geoscience research in Australia and some historical perspectives towards UNCOVER
S.Y. O’Reilly   Keynote

European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014, Vienna, Austria, 27 April - 02 May 2014

Inward stepping intraplate activity: An example from the Capricorn Orogen, Western Australia
A. Aitken, S. Johnson, F. Korhonen, M. Dentith, A. Joly, I. Tyler, and T.C. McCuaig

Osmium isotope systematics of Os-rich alloys and Ru-Os sulfides from oceanic mantle: evidence from Proterozoic and Paleozoic ophiolite-type complexes
I.Y. Badanina, K.N. Malitch, E.A. Belousova, R.A. Lord, T.C. Meisel, V.V. Murzin and N.J. Pearson

What does the deep crustal structure of the Yilgarn Craton tell us about Mesoarchean Dynamics?
K. Gessner, C. Kirkland and I. Zibra

Cross-gradient joint inversion of gravity and aeromagnetic data in mineralized northern Menderes Massif, Turkey
K. Gessner, L. Gallardo, F. Wedin and K. Sener

Cenozoic denudation of the Menderes Massif and its geodynamic framework: slab tear or not?
K. Gessner, L. Gallardo, V. Markwitz, U. Ring and S.N. Thomson

Ancient Pb and Ti mobilization revealed by Scanning Ion Imaging
M.A. Kusiak, M.J. Whitehouse and S.A. Wilde

Radiogenic and stable isotope study of the Dyumptaley and Binyuda ultramafic-mafic intrusions and associated Ni-Cu-PGE sulfide ores (Russian Arctic)
K. Malich, I. Badanina, E. Belousova, N. Pearson, A. Romanov and S. Sluzhenikin

Is there really carbon in the detrital zircons from Jack Hills, Western Australia?
M. Menneken, T. Geisler, A.A. Nemchin, K. Pollok, M. Whitehouse, R. Pidgeon and S. Wilde

3D Fault Network of the Murchison Domain, Yilgarn Craton
R. Murdie and K. Gessner

Long hard road from Nuna to Rodinia
S.A. Pisarevsky   Invited

New insights into the late Paleozoic evolution of the New England Orogen (eastern Australia) in view of the recent paleomagnetic data
S.A. Pisarevsky, G. Rosenbaum, U. Shaanan and D. Hoy

Experimental studies on TTGs the Nuvvuagittuq Complex, Quebec, Canada: Implications for early crustal recycling and Archaean granitoids
T. Rushmer and J. Adam

Three-dimensional crustal structure of a craton rim: Preliminary results from passive seismic imaging of the eastern Albany-Fraser Orogen, Western Australia
C. Sippl, H. Tkalcic, B.L.N. Kennett, C.V. Spaggiari and K. Gessner

Heading down early on? Start of subduction on Earth
S. Turner, T. Rushmer, M. Reagan and J.-F. Moyen

International Workshop on: Ophiolites, Mantle Processes and Related Ore Deposits, Beijing, China, 14-15 April 2014

Transition-Zone mineral assemblages in peridotite massifs, Tibet: Implications for collision-zone dynamics and orogenic peridotites

W.L. Griffin   Invited

6th Orogenic Lherzolite Conference, Morocco, 4-15 May 2014

Major and trace element geochemistry, origin and timing of sulfide formation in ultramafic xenoliths from the Nógrád-Gömör Volcanic Field (northern Hungary - southern Slovakia)
L.E. Aradi, C. Szabó, J.-M. González-Jiménez, S.Y. O’Reilly and W.L. Griffin

Transition-Zone mineral assemblages in peridotite massifs, Tibet: Implications for collision-zone dynamics and orogenic peridotites
W.L. Griffin, N.M. McGowan, D. Howell, J.M. Gonzalez-Jimenez, E. Belousova, J.C. Afonso, J.S. Yang, R. Shi, S.Y. O’Reilly and N.J. Pearson

Updating metasomatism concepts: Stealth, densification, and geophysical consequences
S.Y. O’Reilly, W.L. Griffin and N.J. Pearson

Fluid-induced deformation in chromite during metamorphism
T. Satsukawa, J.-M. González-Jiménez, V. Colás, W.L. Griffin, S. Piazolo, S.Y. O’Reilly, F. Gervilla and I. Fanlo

History of the subcontinental lithospheric mantle beneath the Carpathian-Pannonian region
C. Szabó, L.E. Aradi, J.M. González-Jiménez, W.L. Griffin, S.Y. O’Reilly and K. Hattori

Diamonds and highly reduced minerals from chromitite of the Ray-Iz ophiolite of the Polar Urals: deep origin of podiform chromitites and ophiolitic diamonds
J.S. Yang, F.C. Meng, S.Y. Chen, W.J. Bai, X.Z. Xu, Z.M. Zhang, P. T. Robinson, Y. Dilek, W.L. Griffin, A. B. Makeeyev, and N.I. Bryanchaninova

Transition between two supercontinents in late Mesoproterozoic: paleomagnetic approach
S.A. Pisarevsky

Biosignatures across space and time. Joint Meeting - Nordic Network of Astrobiology and the Centre of Geobiology, Bergen, Norway, 20-22 May 2014

Early life on Earth: Possible metabolic pathways in the c. 3.5Ga Dresser Formation, North Pole Dome, Pilbara Craton, Western Australia
T. Djokic and M.J. Van Kranendonk

GAC-MAC Annual Meeting, Fredericton, Canada, 21-23 May 2014

Formation of mantle plumes and superplumes: Driven by subduction?
Z.X. Li, S. Zhong and X.C. Wang

SS25. Mineral systems: beyond source, transport and trap
D. Huston, C. McCuaig and R. Blewett

XIX Geological Congress of Argentina, Córdoba, Argentina, 2-6 June 2014

U-Pb age of detrital zircon from Candon Williams, northeast Chubut Province, Patagonia: implication for the provenance of the Chubut Group sedimentary sequences
L.E. Navarro, E. Belousova, M.V. Guler and R. Astini

Goldschmidt 2014 Conference, Sacramento, USA, 8-13 June 2014

Ediacaran granites in the Tuareg Shield, West Africa: Alkalinity and end-Gondwanan assembly
P. Bowden, J.-Y. Cottin, E. Belousova, Y. Gréau, W. Griffin, S. O’Reilly, A. Azzouni-Sekkal, N. Remaci-Benouda and F. Bechiri-Benmerzoug

Taking fingerprints of metamorphism in chromite using minor and trace elements
V. Colás, J.M. González-Jiménez, I. Fanlo, W.L. Griffin, F. Gervilla, S.Y. O’Reilly, N.J. Pearson and T. Kerestedjian

Is there a secular change in supercontinent assemblies?
K.C. Condie, S.A. Pisarevsky and J. Korenaga

Biogeochemical influences on uranium speciation in the Mulga Rock Sedimentary Uranium Ore Deposit, Western Australia
S. Cumberland, C. Jaraula, K. Grice, G. Douglas, K. Evans, C. McCuaig, L. Schwark, R. Curtain, S. Rubanov, M. de Jonge, D. Howard and J. Moreau

New evidence for ~4.45 Ga terrestrial crust from zircon xenocrysts in Ordovician ignimbrite in the North Qinling Orogenic Belt, China
C. Diwu, Y. Sun and S.A. Wilde

Sediment-eclogite fluid exchanges during subduction in the Tavsanli zone, Turkey
L. Gauthiez-Putallaz, D. Rubatto, J. Hermann, L. Martin, K.F. Fornash and D.L. Whitney

PGE remobilisation during metamorphism of chromitites in Central Chile
J.M. González-Jiménez, F. Barra, M. Reich, E. Hernandez, F. Gervilla, W.L. GriffinS.Y. O’Reilly and N.J. Pearson

Re-Os isotopic constraints on the evolution of Bangong-Nujiang Tethyan oceanic mantle 
Q.-S. Huang, R.-D. Shi, W.L. GriffinS.Y. O’Reilly and D.-L. Liu

Radiolytic alteration of biopolymers in the Mulga Rock Uranium Deposit
C.M. Jaraula, L. Schwark, X. Moreau, W. Pickel, L. Bagas and K. Grice

Ru-Os-Ir alloys and Ru-Os sulfides from oceanic mantle: Evidence for robustness of Os-Isotope system
K. Malich, I. Badanina, E. Belousova, R. Lord, T. Meisel, V. Murzin and N. Pearson

Tibetan chromitites: Digging in the slab graveyard
N. McGowan, W. GriffinJ.-M. González-Jiménez, E. BelousovaJ.C. Afonso, R. Shi, C. McCammonN. Pearson and S.Y. O’Reilly

The Neoarchaean Skjoldungen Orogeny - A continent-continent collision orogeny?
T. Næraa, T.F. Kokfelt, L. Bagas and K. Thrane

Global magmatism and changing tectonics at the Archean-Proterozoic boundary: Insights from O isotopes in zircon
J. Payne, K. Barovich, N. Pearson and M. Hand

Laser ablation of zircon and implications for U-Pb geochronology
N. PearsonW. Powell, J. Payne, R. MurphyE. BelousovaW. Griffin and S. O’Reilly

Organics in orogenic gold systems: Characterisation of organic matter associated with gold (Au) deposits
A. Robert, H. Grotheer, R. Lockhart, P. Greenwood, C. McCuaig, C. Jaraula, K. Grice, L. Bagas and L. Schwark

100 Ma magmatism in the Jiamusi Block, NE China: An indication for lithospheric extension driven by Paleo-Pacific roll-back
M. Sun, H. Chen and S. Wilde

Time-Space relationships of ore-related igneous activity: Lishui Basin, middle and lower Yangtze River
L. Wang, J. Huang and W.L. Griffin

Proterozoic Mantle Lithosphere beneath the Khanka Massif in Far East Russia: In situ Re-Os Evidence
K.-L. Wang, V. Prikhodko, S.Y. O’ReillyW.L. GriffinN. Pearson, V. Kovach, Y. Iizuka and Y.-H. Chien

Long link of Cathaysia Block of South China with East Gondwana
J.-H. Yu, L. Wang, S.Y. O’Reilly, W.L. Griffin and Q. Liu

Sydney Space Society, Australia, 16 June, 2014

The tectonics of exoplanets
C. O’Neill   Invited

AESC Australian Earth Sciences Convention, Sustainable Australia, Newcastle, NSW, Australia, 7-10 July 2014

Accretion of andesitic crust along a high-temperature oceanic detachment fault in the Oman Ophiolite (Bahla Massif)
B. Abily, G. Ceuleneer, M. Python, M. Grégoire, M. Benoit and D. Baratoux

Archean andesites in the East Yilgarn Large Igneous Province, Australia: The case for their origin by plume/crust interaction
S. Barnes, M.J. Van Kranendonk, D. Mole and C. Isaac

The enigma of crustal zircons in upper mantle rocks: Insights from U-Pb ages, Hf-O-isotopes and trace- element signatures (Tumut Region, SE Australia)
E. Belousova, J.M. González Jiménez, I. Graham, W.L. Griffin, S.Y. O’Reilly and N.J. Pearson

Exploration of Miocene biomarkers in cored sedimentary rocks from IODP expedition 317, Canterbury Basin, New Zealand
S. Bratenkov and S.C. George

A Mesoarchean terrane boundary in the Southern Pilbara Craton?
A. Coates and M.V. Kranendonk

K-Ar dating of fault gouge and slickensides to resolve the precise ages of low-grade basin inversion and coaxial events deforming Proterozoic metasedimentary rocks
H. Cutten, H. Zwingmann, M. Wingate and S. Johnson

Geochemistry and source of ash layers in Bering Sea sediment at IODP site 323-U1341
K. Dadd

The rise and fall of life in the ca 3.5Ga Dresser Formation, North Pole Dome, Pilbara Craton, Western Australia
T. DjokicM.J. Van Kranendonk and M.R. Walter

Metal sources and transport mechanisms at crust-mantle boundary conditions: new search space for deep-seated magmatic mineral systems
M.L. FiorentiniM. LocmelisT. RushmerJ. Adam and S. Turner   Keynote

Subduction refertilisation of orogenic lithosphere detected by trace elements in olivine
S.F. Foley, D. Prelevic and D.E. Jacob

Using synchrotron X-ray microtomography to image structure and porosity in sheared Neoarchean granite, Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia
K. Gessner, I. Zibra, J. Liu, M. Paesold, V. Toy, X. Xiao, K. Regenauer-Lieb and L. Menegon

Innovation in Australian geochronology and thermochronology
A. Gleadow, B. McInnes and N. Pearson   Keynote

Diamond fluids at work - nanoscale insights from polycrystalline diamond aggregates
W.L. GriffinD.E. JacobD. HowellS. PiazoloM. Kilburn and R. Wirth

Zircon U-Pb-Hf-O isotope evidence suggests that Mesoarchean crust formation dominated early growth of the North Australian Craton
J.A Hollis, J.A Whelan, L.M. Glass, C.J. Carson, N. Kositcin, R.A. Armstrong, G.M. Yaxley, J.D. Woodhead and J. Cliff

Basin formation by orogenic collapse: zircon U-Pb-Hf isotope evidence from the Kimberley and Speewah Groups, Northern Australia
J.A Hollis, A.I Kemp, I.M TylerC.L. KirklandM.T.D Wingate, C. Phillips, S. Sheppard, E. Belousova and Y. Gréau

Rapid advance from hydrous to biotite-dehydration melting of a metasedimentary source in the formation of the Jiufeng Pluton, Southern China: A result of basaltic underplating during slab foundering?
H.-Q. Huang, X.-H. Li, Z.-X. Li and W.-X. Li

Geochemical characterisation of granitic rocks in the Granites-Tanami Orogen
L.M Iaccheri and L. Bagas

3D crustal structure in North Tibet from ambient noise tomography: Implications for the growth of the Tibetan Plateau
C. JiangY. Yang and Y. Zheng

Growing ancient Australia: Hafnium and neodymium isotope constraints from the Yilgarn and Pilbara Cratons
A. Kemp, J. Vervoort, A. Hickman, H. Smithies, S. Wyche, M.T.D. Wingate and C. Kirkland

What does the deep crustal structure of the Yilgarn Craton tell us about Mesoarchean geodynamics?
K. GessnerC. Kirkland and I. Zibra

Geochronology and lithostratigraphy of a major Birimian sedimentary basin: insight into the tectonostratigraphic evolution and gold mineralisation controls of the Siguiri Basin, Guinea (West Africa)
E. Lebrun, N. Thébaud, J. Miller and T.C. McCuaig

Zircon multi-isotopic mapping - a potentially robust pathfinder to large-scale targeting for gold mineral systems
Y.-J. LuT.C. McCuaig, A.I.S. Kemp, K. BjorkmanJ. Cliff and P. Hollings

Tectono-stratigraphic evolution of the Sadiola Gold Camp, Mali, West Africa: Defining the framework of a world-class gold province
Q. MasurelN. Thébaud, J. Miller and T.C. McCuaig

Tracking of CO2 geosequestration using downhole gravity gradiometry, Otway Basin, Vic
S. MatthewsC. O’NeillM. Lackie and N. Fraser

Paleoproterozoic sedimentation and contemporary basin tectonics in the Lower Wyloo Group, Western Australia
R. Mazumder and M.J. Van Kranendonk

Tibetan chromitites: to the transition zone and back?
N. McGowanW. GriffinJ.-M. González-JiménezE. BelousovaJ.C. AfonsoN. PearsonS. O’Reilly
C. McCammon and R. Shi

Organic matter in orogenic gold (Au) systems
A. Mirasol-Robert, C. Jaraula, C. McCuaigL. Bagas, H. Grotheer, P. Greenwood, L. Schwark and K. Grice

Is there a window for plate tectonics in terrestrial planet evolution?
C. O’Neill, A. Lenardic, S. Zhang and J. Wasiliev

Was the early Earth stagnant?
C. O’Neill and V. Debaille   Invited

Modelling planetary interiors in aspect: Viscosity, volatiles and varying mass
C. O’NeillS. Zhang and J. Wasiliev

Archean lithospheric mantle: The fount of all ores?
S.Y. O’ReillyW.L. Griffin, G. Begg, N.J. Pearson and J.M.A. Hronsky

Changes in global magmatism and the limitations of Hf-O isotope data in zircon
J. Payne, N.J. Pearson, K.M. Barovich and M. Hand

Building national infrastructure using TerraneChron® and lithosphere mapping
N.J. Pearson, S.Y. O’ReillyW.L. GriffinE. Belousova and G. Begg

Filling the gap: The tectonic significance of the Ayr Conglomerate in the New England Orogen
B. Phu and M.J. Van Kranendonk

Towards a better understanding of the rheology of seprentine bearing rocks in subducting slabs
S. RamzanT. RushmerS. Piazolo and C. O’Neill

How to make subduction zones weak: Understanding the rheology of serpentine in subducting slabs
S. RamzanT. RushmerS. Piazolo and C. O’Neill

3D crustal architecture of the East Albany-Fraser Orogen in Western Australia from passive seismic data
C. Sippl, H. Tkalčić, B.L.N. Kennett, C.V. Spaggiari and K. Gessner

Tectonic links between Proterozoic sedimentary cycles, basin formation and magmatism in the Albany- Fraser Orogen, Western Australia
C.V. Spaggiari, C.L. Kirkland, H. Smithies, M.T.D. Wingate and I.M Tyler

How deformation affects reaction rates: new insights from phase transformation experiments in the 
KBR-KCL-H2O system
L. SpruzenieceS. Piazolo and S. Joyce

The Granites-Tanami Orogen subsurface geometry as revealed by an integrated potential field geophysical and geological study
D. StevensonL. Bagas and A. Aitken

How melt moves through the crust: evidence for reactive diffuse porous melt flow under static conditions in the hot lower continental crust
C. StuartS. Piazolo and N. Daczko

Formation and alteration history of detrital chromites from Jack Hills sediments, Western Australia
S. Tessalina, I. Puchtel, W. GriffinA. Nemchin and V. Kamenetsky

How mantle heterogeneities control supra-subduction metasomatism: constraints from the Cabo Ortegal Complex, Spain
R. TilhacS.Y. O’ReillyW.L. GriffinN.J. Pearson, M. Grégoire, D. Guillaume and G. Ceuleneer

Zircons from Yakutian kimberlites reveal Archean crust under the Eastern Siberian Craton
I. TretiakovaE. Belousova, V. Malkovets and W.L. Griffin

An event horizon in the Sydney Basin: Passage of a forebulge?
M.J. Van Kranendonk, D. Flannery and R. Mazumder

A thriving Proterozoic biosphere at the rise of atmospheric oxygen: Evidence from the c. 2.3 Ga Turee Creek Group, Western Australia
M.J. Van Kranendonk, E. Barlow, M.R. Walter and J.W. Schopf

Formation of horizontally layered Archean crust: examples from the Pilbara, Kaapvaal, and Yilgarn Cratons
M.J. Van Kranendonk   Keynote

Lawsonite acts as a trace element sponge in subduction zones of the Alpine-Himalayan Orogenic Belt: Evidence from Tavşanlı Blueschist (Turkey)
Y. Wang, D. Prelević and S. Foley

Sulfur dioxide degassing during Archean komatiite volcanism
B. Wing, C. Isaac, E. Griffiths and M. Fiorentini

The evolution of early Mars: Does mobile-lid exist in its early age?
S. Zhang and C. O’Neill

XXXIV Reunión de la Sociedad Española de Mineralogía, Granada, 2 July 2014

Inherited mantle and crustal zircons in mantle chromitites (E Cuba): Implications for the evolution of oceanic lithosphere
J.A. Proenza, J.M. González-Jiménez, A. García-Casco, E. Belousova, W.L Griffin, F. Gervilla,
Y. Rojas- Agramonte, D. Navarro-Ciruana, S.Y. O’Reilly, C. Talavera and D. Jacob

Gondwana 15, Madrid, Spain, 14-18 July 2014

What drives the formation of mantle plumes and superplumes?
Z.X. Li., S. Zhong and X.C. Wang

New paleomagnetic data from the Late Paleozoic New England Orogen (East Australia) and developed kinematic model of its evolution
S.A. Pisarevsky, G. Rosenbaum, U. Shaanan and D. Hoy

Post-collisional Early Ordovician magmatism in the Central Iberian Zone: evidence from zircon Hf isotopes in metagranitic orthogneisses from the Spanish Central System
C. Villaseca, E. Merino Martínez, D. Orejana, T. Andersen and E. Belousova

The collision of South China with NW India to join Gondwanaland in the Cambrian: results of foreland basin sedimentology and provenance analyses
W. Yao, Z.X. Li, W.X. Li, X.H. Li and J.H. Yang

AOGS 11th Annual Meeting, Royton Sapporo Hotel, Japan, 28 July - 1 August, 2014

The 3D crustal structure in north Tibet revealed by ambient noise tomography: implications for the growth of the Tibetan Plateau
Y. Yang, C. Jiang and Y. Zheng

Application of long period surface waves from ambient noise in regional surface wave tomography: Verification and a case study in W. USA
Y. Yang

Australian Institute of Geoscientists Minerals Systems Workshop, Perth, 11 August 2014

The mineral system concept: the key to exploration targeting
T.C McCuaig and J.M.A. Hronsky

12th International Platinum Symposium, Yekaterinburg, Urals, Russia, 11-14 August 2014

Mineral chemistry and isotopic composition of ophiolitic Os-rich alloys and Ru-Os sulfides: Synthesis of new data
I.Y. Badanina, K.N. Malitch, R.A. Lord, E.A. Belousova, W.L. Griffin, T.C. Meisel, V.V. Murzin, N.J. Pearson and S.Y. O’Reilly

Insights into ore genesis of zoned Uralian-type massifs using Osmium isotopes: Evidence from laurite and Os-rich alloys from the Nizhniy Tagil Massif, Middle Urals, Russia
I.Y. Badanina, K.N. Malitch, E.A. Belousova and V.V. Khiller

Crust-mantle interaction in the Tumut region of the Lachlan Fold Belt, southeastern Australia: A synthesis of new isotopic information (Re-Os, U-Pb, Lu-Hf and O)
E. Belousova, J.M. Gonzáles-Jiménez, I. Graham, W.L. Griffin, S.Y. O’Reilly, and N.J. Pearson

Tranzition-zone mineral assemblages in “ophiolitic” chromitites: implications for collision-zone dynamics and orogenic peridotites
W.L. Griffin, N.M. McGowan, J.M. Gonzalez-Jimenez, E.A. Belousova, D. Howell, J.C. Afonso, J.S. Yang,
R. Shi, S.Y. O’Reilly and N.J. Pearson

Platinum group minerals in ophiolitic chromitites of Timor Lester
A. Lay, I. Graham, D. Cohen, J.M. Gonzáles-Jiménez, K. Privat, E. Belousova and S.-J. Barnes

Closed-system behaviour of the Re-Os isotope system in primary and secondary PGM assemblages: Evidence from the Nurali Ultramafic Complex (Southern Urals, Russia)
K.N. Malitch, E.V. Anikina, I.Yu Badanina, E.A. Belousova, W.L. Griffin, V.V. Khiller, N.J. Pearson, E.V. Pushkarev and S.Y. O’Reilly

Nd-Sr-Hf-S-Cu isotope systematics of ore-bearing ultramafic-mafic intrusions from Polar Siberia (Russia): Genetic constraints and implications for exploration
K.N. Malitch, I.Y. Badanina, E.A. Belousova, W.L. Griffin, R.M. Latypov, A.P. Romanov and S.F. Sluzhenikin

Source of platinum-group minerals (PGM) from pyrope-garnet rich placer deposit, Bohemian Massif: Results from mineralogical and Re-Os geochronological studies
J. Pašava, J. Malec, W.L. Griffin and J.-M. Gonzáles-Jiménez

Mineralogy, geochemistry and in situ Re -Os dating of sulfides from megacrystalline pyrope peridotites from the Udachnaya Pipe, Siberian Craton
I.G. Tretiakova and V.G. Malkovets, W.L. Griffin, N.J. Pearson, L.N. Pokhilenko, N.P. Pokhilenko, S.I. Kostrovitsky and V.S. Sobolev

Diamonds and highly reduced minerals in ophiolitic mantle rocks and chromitites
J.S. Yang, X.X. Zhang, X.Z. Xu, Z.M. Zhang, Z. Huang, P.T. Robinson, Y. Dilek, and W.L. Griffin

Gordon Research Conference: Rock Deformation, Andover, New Haven, USA 17-22 Aug, 2014

The effect of second phases on the rheology of polycrystalline material: experiments with pure and “dirty” D2O ice
D. Czaplinska

Numerical simulation of pinch and swell structures: Lessons for field interpretation
R. Gardner

Strain heterogeneities and dynamic recrystallization in anisotropic materials: Insights from ice and ice mixture deformation experiments and modeling
S. PiazoloKeynote

Ninth International Mining Geology Conference, Adelaide, SA, 18-20 August 2014

Mines versus mineralisation - Deposit quality, mineral exploration strategy and the role of ‘Boundary Spanners’
T.C. McCuaig J.E. Vann and J.P. Sykes   Keynote

21st General Meeting of the International Mineralogical Association 2014, Gauteng, South Africa, 1-5 September 2014

Insights into the mantle structure beneath the Lunda Norte kimberlitic province (NE Angola): petrography and palaeothermobarometry of fresh mantle xenoliths
M. Castillo-Oliver, S. Galí, J.C. Melgarejo, V. Pervov and W. Griffin

In situ trace-element geochemistry and U-Pb dating on perovskite from kimberlites of the Lundas Norte province (NE Angola): petrogenetic and tectonic implications
M. Castillo-Oliver, S. Galí, J.C. Melgarejo, V. Zinchenko, E. Belusova and W.L. Griffin

Pink colour in Type I diamonds: is deformation twinning the cause?
D. Howell, D. Fisher, S. Piazolo, W. Griffin and S. Sibley

Water contents of Roberts Victor eclogites: primary vs metasomatic controls
J. Huang, W. Griffin, Q. Xia, P. Li, Y. Greau, N. Pearson and S. O’Reilly

Mineralogy and geochemistry of megacrystalline pyrope peridotites from the Udachnaya pipe, Siberian Craton
V. Malkovets, L. Pokhilenko, N. Pokhilenko, T. Ota, E. Nakamura and W. Griffin

Understanding δ15N variations in the mantle using internal variabilities in natural diamonds
R. Southworth, S. Mikhail, D. Howell, A. Verchovsky, F. Brenker and A. Jones

Metasomatic diamonds in eclogite xenoliths from Yakutian kimberlites: implications for diamond-grade estimation
Z. Spetsius, W. Griffin, S.Y. O’Reilly and I. Bogush

Morphology and microstructures of chromite crystals from the Merensky Reef: implications for inclusion entrapment
Z. Vukmanovic, S. Barnes, S. Reddy, B. Godel and M. Fiorentini

14th International Conference on Thermochronology, Chamonix, 8-14 September 2014

Constraining the vertical tectonic movements in southern South China by multi-system geo-/thermochronology
N. Tao, Z.X. Li, M. Danišík, N.J. Evans, G.E. Batt, W. Li, C. Pang, F. Jourdan and Y. Xu

Earthquake seismology: Exploring the cratonic crust in Western Australia
H. Yuan   Invited

77th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society, Casablanca, Morocco, 8-12 September 2014

A complex thermal history of the Southern Highlands preserved in Martian meteorite NWA7533 and its pairs
J.J. Bellucci, A. Nemchin and M.J. Whitehouse

A new perspective on the Pb isotopic composition of Mars
R.B. Kielman, A.A. Nemchin, M.J. Whitehouse, J.J., Bellucci, J.F. Snape and F. Thiessen

Pyrite tracks late hydrothermal alteration in Martian regolith breccia NWA 7533
J.-P. Lorand, R.H. Hewins, L. Remusat, B. Zanda, S. Pont, M. Humayun, A. Nemchin, M. Grange, A. Kennedy and C. Göpel

Do lunar impact breccias date basin forming events?
F. Thiessen, A.A. Nemchin, M.J. Whitehouse, J.J. Bellucci, J.F. Snape, R.B. Kielman and R.E. Merle

Decomposition of zircon in Mistastin Lake impact melt glass: an integrated SIMS, Hyperspectral-CL, Raman and EPMA study
M. Zanetti, A. Wittmann, A. Nemchin, P. Carpenter, E. P. Vicenzi and B. Jolliff

Kimberley diamond symposium and trade show, The Big Hole, Kimberley, South Africa, 11-14 September 2014

Xenolithic eclogites from Roberts Victor, South Africa: A metasomatic model
J. Huang, Y. Gréau, W.L. Griffin, N. Pearson and S.Y. O’Reilly

2014 Annual Meeting of Japan Association of Mineralogical Sciences, Kumamoto, Japan, 17-18 September 2014

Chemical homogenization by fluid-induced deformation in chromitites during metamorphism
T. Satsukawa, S. Piazolo, V. Colás, J.M. González-Jiménez, W.L. Griffin, S.Y. O’Reilly, F. Gervilla and I. Fanlo

Terminal events in the eastern segment of the Central Asian Orogenic Belt
S.A. Wilde

2014 EMAS regional Workshop, Leoben, Austria, 21-24 September 2014

In situ quantitative determination of PGE concentrations in komatiitic chromites: application to nickel- sulphide targeting
M.L. Fiorentini   Invited

SEG 2014: Building Exploration Capability for the 21st Century, Keystone, CO, USA, 27-30 September 2014

Gravity and magnetic investigation of 3D basement structure within Siguiri Basin (Guinea, West Africa): Implications for gold deposit distribution
J. Markov, Aitken A., Dentith, M., Jessell, M. and Miller, J.

The mineral system concept: Key to exploration targeting under cover
T.C. McCuaig and J.M.A. Hronsky   Invited

The Granites-Tanami Orogen subsurface geometry as revealed by an integrated potential field geophysical and geological study
D. Stevenson, L. Bagas and A. Aitken

SEISMIX 2014, 16th Int. Symposium on Multi-scale Seismic Imaging of the Earth’s crust and Upper Mantle, Castelldefels, Spain,
12-17 October 2014

Seismic interpretation of the Cue-Weld range area, Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia
O. Ahmadi, H. Koyi, C. Juhlin and K. Gessner

Nordic Supercontinent Workshop, Haraldvangen, Norway, 13-19 October 2014

Precambrian Continents and Terranes for GPLATES
S.A. Pisarevsky

IAGA Global Paleomagnetic Database
S.A. Pisarevsky

Rodinia: Status and Challenges
S.A. Pisarevsky

Dating Origin of Life: Present-Day Molecules and First Fossil Record, Göttingen, Germany,
16-18 October 2014

Biogeochemical characterization of Paleoarchaean Rocks from the Pilbara Craton (Western Australia)
J.-P. Duda, J. Reitner, M. Blumenberg, D. Ionescu, N. Schäfer, V. Thiel and M. Van Kranendonk

Early Archean carbonates on early Earth - microbial biosignature versus hydrothermal origin
J. Reitner, J.-P. Duda, F. Wilsky, N. Schäfer, M.J. Van Kranendonk, M. Hoppert, F. Wilsky and B. Bent

A planetary driver of environmental, atmospheric and biological change through the Precambrian
M.J. Van Kranendonk

GSA 2014, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 19-22 October 2014

Reidite and shock-twinned zircon in polymict breccia from the Ordovician Rock Elm Impact Structure, USA
A. Avosie, T.M. Erockson, and N. Timms

Rheological contrast controlling the development of paired shear zones, Fiordland, New Zealand
N.R. Daczko, J. Smith, S. Piazolo and L. Evans

Symposium on International Safeguards, IAEA, Vienna, 20-24 October 2014

Novel mass spectrometric techniques for the rapid characterization and fingerprinting of nuclear fuel materials
J. Cliff, J. Denman, L. Martin, and M. Kilburn

24e Réunion des Sciences de la Terre (24th Earth Sciences Meeting), Pau, France, 27-31 October 2014

Petrology and geochemistry of mantle xenoliths of the Neogene-Quaternary Middle Atlas Volcanic Field (Morocco)
B. Arnoux, B. Abily, M. Benoit, N. Youbi, F. Ait-Hamouh, M. Grégoire, A. Idris and M.A. Boumehdi

Les roches crustales profondes de l’Archipel de Kerguelen (Sud de l’Océan Indien)
J. Chevet, M. Grégoire, S.Y. O’Reilly, M.-C. Gerbe, G. Delpech, B. Moine, D. Guillaume, W. Griffin and J.Y. Cottin

Upper mantle structure of Northeastern North America using full waveform inversion
H. Yuan

Petrology and geochemistry of mantle xenoliths of the Neogene-Quaternary Middle Atlas Volcanic Field (Morocco)
B. Arnoux, B. Abily, M. Benoit, N. Youbi, F. Ait-Hamouh, M. Grégoire, A. Idris and M.A. Boumehdi

2014 GSWA Kimberley Workshp, Perth, 21 November 2014

The geochemical architecture of the Hart Dolerite at Speewah Dome, Western Australia
M.L. Fiorentini   Invited

Archean Tectonics debate and symposium “Plumes or plates in the late Archaean: how far does uniformitarianism apply in Archaean tectonics?” CSIRO, Kensington, WA, 27-28 November 2014

No plate tectonics in the Archaean?
C. O’Neill   Invited

Archean tectonics and the tyranny of “too few constraints”
M.J. Van Kranendonk

Internal seismic structure of the cratonic lithosphere
H. Yuan   Invited

1st Australian Workshop for EMC Geoscientists, Macquarie University, NSW, Australia, 1-2 December 2014

Present and future of UNCOVER and the Geosciences in the context of the Australian Academy of Sciences
S.Y. O’Reilly

AGU Fall meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, 15-19 December 2014

Multi-observable probabilistic tomography reveals the thermochemical structure of Central-Western US
J.C. Afonso, Y. Yang, N. Rawlinson, D. Schutt, A. Jones and J. Fullea

Trace elements in olivine in Italian potassic volcanic rocks distinguish between mantle metasomatism by carbonatitic and silicate melts
E. Ammannati, D.E. Jacob, R. Avanzinelli, S.F. Foley and S. Conticelli

Magmatic controls on the genesis of Ni-Cu-PGE sulphide mineralisation on Mars
R.J. Baumgartner, M. Fiorentini, D. Baratoux, S. Micklethwaite, K. Sener and C. McCuaig

The genesis of the Dunite Transition Zone in the Oman Ophiolite: new insights from Major and Rare Earth Elements
M. Benoit, M. Theveny, M. Claverie, M. Rospabé, B. Abily and G. Ceuleneer

Looking up from the base of a thickened arc - Evaluating eclogite fractionation depths
T. Chapman, G.L. Clarke, and N.R Daczko

Thermochemical structure and stratification of the Hudson Bay lithosphere, Northern Canada: Evidence from multi-observable probabilistic inversion
F.A. Darbyshire and J.C. Afonso   Invited

Magmatic processes and systems deduced from single crystals
J. Davidson, R.C. Bezard, D.J. Morgan and C. Ginibre

The complex history of Alarcon Rise Mid-Ocean Ridge rhyolite revealed through mineral chemistry
B.M. Dreyer, R.A. Portner, D.A. Clague, N.R. Daczko, P. Castillo and I.N. Bindeman

Temporal distribution of mantle-derived potassic rocks and carbonatites linked to stabilization of mantle lithosphere and redox states during subduction
S.F. Foley

Towards coupled modeling of grain-scale non-equilibrium thermodynamics and mantle-scale geodynamics
C.J. Grose and J.C. Afonso

Crustal and uppermantle structure of Northeast China from ambient noise and teleseismic earthquake rayleigh wave tomography
Z. Guo, Y.J. Chen, Y. Yang, and J.C. Afonso

The importance of redox reactions in fluid transport systems in the Earth’s deep mantle: Evidence from nano-inclusions
D.E. Jacob, R. Wirth and L. Dobrzhinetskaya

On the formation of the Dabashan Orocline, Central China: Evidence from seismic ambient noise tomography
C. JiangY. Yang and Y. Zheng

Life with and life without plate tectonics
A. Lenardic, T. Hoeink, M. Jellinek, C.L. Johnson, N.B. Cowan, R. Pierrehumbert, V. Stamenkovic, C. O’Neill and 
R. Dasgupta

Supercontinent break-up: Causes and consequences
Z.-X. Li

On the limitations of interstation distances in ambient noise tomography
Y. Luo and Y. Yang

Accounting for propagation outside of the model boundaries in regional full waveform inversion based on adjoint methods
Y. Masson, C. Pierre, B.A. Romanowicz, S.W. French and H. Yuan

Water in the cratonic mantle: Insights from FTIR Data on Lac de Gras Xenoliths (Slave Craton, Canada)
A.H. Peslier, A.D. Brandon, L.A. Schaffer, S.Y. O’ReillyW.L. Griffin, R.V. Morris, T.G. Graff and D.G. Agresti

Stress heterogeneities in anisotropic materials - their effect on dislocation fields and post-deformational recrystallization: Insights from combined experiments and numerical simulations of polycrystalline ice
S. Piazolo, M. Montagnat, V. Borthwick, L. Evans, A. Griera, F. Grennerat, H. Moulinec and J. Wheeler

Lessons from Dynamic Heds: Diagonite microstructures suggest solid-state deformation, annealing and incipient differentiation
S. PiazoloT. Rushmer and V. Luzin

Anisotropic shear velocity models of the North American upper mantle based on waveform inversion and numerical wavefield computations
C. Pierre, Y. Masson, B.A. Romanowicz, S.W. French and H. Yuan

Deformation of the deep crust: Insights from physiochemical characteristics of deformation microstructures of plagioclase and quartz in gneiss from the Salt Mylonite Zone, Western Gneiss Region, Norway
R.N. Renedo, S. Piazolo, D.L. Whitney and C.P. Teyssier

High pressure experimental study of eclogite with varying H2O contents
A. Rosenthal, D.J. Frost, S. Petitgirard, G.M. Yaxley, A. Berry, A.B. Woodland, Z. Pinter, P. Vasilyev, D.A. Ionov, 
D.E. Jacob, G.D. Pearson, I. Kovacs and A. Padron-Navarta

Chemical homogenization by fluid-present deformation in chromitites: An example from Golyamo Kamenyane chromitites, SE Bulgaria
T. SatsukawaS. Piazolo, J.-M. González-Jiménez, V. ColásW.L. GriffinS.Y. O’Reilly, F. Gervilla and I. Fanlo

Feg-EPMA and nanosims profiles of zoned crystals for diffusion chronometry
K. Saunders, B. Buse, M. Kilburn, S. Kearns and J.D. Blundy

A Br isotopic study of Australian Arid Playa Lakes and halophyte vegetation as a monitor of Br transport
B.F. Schaefer

Crustal and lithospheric structure of the Albany-Fraser Orogen, Western Australia, from passive-source seismology
C. Sippl, H. Tkalcic, B.L.N. Kennett, C.V. Spaggiari and K. Gessner

Fluid-induced transition from Kyanite- to bimineralic Eclogite: A petrological, geochemical and mass balance approach to mantle eclogites
H. Sommer, D.E. Jacob, G.D. Pearson and R.A. Stern

Fluid-controlled fabric development across a brittle-ductile shear zone: an example from a Wyangala Batholith, Australia
L. Spruzeniece and S. Piazolo

Sink or Swim?  The role of intracrustal differentiation in the generation of compositional diversity and crustal delamination in the Archean
J.A. VanTongeren, C.T. Herzberg, B. Kaus, T.E. Johnson and M. Brown

Lawsonite blueschists in recycled mélange involved in K-rich orogenic magmatism
Y. Wang, D. Prelevic, S.F. Foley, S. Buhre and S.J.G. Galer

High-resolution ambient noise adjoint tomography of the crust and upper mantle beneath the eastern margin of the Tibetan plateau
G. Xing, F. Niu, M. Chen and Y. Yang

Genesis of diamond-bearing and diamond-free podiform chromitites in the Luobusa Ophiolite, Tibet
J. Yang, F. Xiong, X. Xu, T. Robinson, Y. Dilek and W.L. Griffin

Imaging upper mantle structures in regional, continental and global scales using long-period surface waves (50-300 sec) from ambient noise
Y. Yang and J. Xie

Crustal composition of the Western Australian craton and implications for craton formation tectonics
H. Yuan

Rayleigh wave and shear wave tomography of Northeastern China: Results coconstrained by multiple datasets
T. Zhou, J. Chen, J. Han, Y. Tian, M. Wu, Y. Yang and J. Ning