Publications

Selected publications from the  'Beyond Plate Tectonics' project.

The list is not complete.

  1. Torsvik, T.H., Amundsen, H.E.F., Trønnes, R.G., Doubrovine, P.V., Gaina, C., Kusznir, N., Steinberger, B., Corfu, F., Ashwal, L.D., Griffin, W.L., Werner, S.C., Jamtveit, B. 2015. Continental crust beneath southeast Iceland. Proceedings National Academy of Sciences, doi/10.1073/pnas.1423099112
  2. Torsvik, T.H., Van der Voo, R., Doubrovine, P.V., Burke, K., Steinberger, B., Ashwal, L.D., Trønnes, R., Webb, S.J., Bull, A.L. 2014. Deep mantle structure as a reference frame for movements in and on the Earth. Proceedings National Academy of Sciences 111, 24, 8735–8740
  3. van der Meer, D.G, Zeebe, R. , van Hinsbergen, D.J.J., Sluijs, A., Spakman, W. & Torsvik, T.H., 2014. Long-term trends in atmospheric CO2 levels over the past 250 million years driven by plate tectonic volcanic degassing. Proceedings National Academy of Sciences, DOI 10.1073/pnas.1315657111.
  4. Domeier, M. & Torsvik, T.H. 2014. Focus Review Paper: Plate kinematics of the Late Paleozoic. Geoscience Frontiers 5, 303-350.
  5. Bull, A.L., Domeier, M. & Torsvik, T.H. 2014. The effect of Plate Motion History on the Longeveity of Deep Mantle Heterogeneities. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett 401, 172–182.
  6. Conrad, C.P., Steinberger, B., Torsvik, T.H. 2013. Stability of active mantle upwelling revealed by net characteristics of plate tectonics. Nature 498, 479-482.
  7. Torsvik, T.H., Amundsen, H., Hartz, E., Corfu, F., Kusznir, N., Gaina, C., Doubrovine, P., Steinberger, B., Ashwal, L.D., Jamtveit, B. 2013. A Precambrian microcontinent in the Indian Ocean. Nature Geoscience 6, 223-227.
  8. Torsvik, T.H. & Cocks, L.R.M., 2013. GR focus review: Gondwana from top to base in space and time. Gondwana Research 24, 999-1030.
  9. Torsvik, T.H., Van der Voo, R., Preeden, U., Mac Niocaill, C., Steinberger, B., Doubrovine, P.V., van Hinsbergen, D.J.J., Domeier, M., Gaina, C., Tovher, E., Meert, J.G., McCausland, P.J., Cocks, L.R.M 2012. Phanerozoic polar wander, paleogeography and dynamics. Earth Science Reviews 114, 325-368.
  10. Doubrovine, P.V., Steinberger, B. & Torsvik, T.H. 2012. Absolute plate motions in a reference frame defined by moving hotspots in the Pacific, Atlantic and Indian oceans. Journal Geophysical Research, 117, B09101, doi:10.1029/2011JB009072.
  11. Biggin, A.J., Steinberger, B., Aubert, J., Suttie, N., Holme, R., Torsvik, T.H., van der Meer, D.G., van Hinsbergen, D.J.J. 2012. Long term geomagnetic variations and whole-mantle convection processes. Nature Geoscience 5, 526-533.
  12. van Hinsbergen, D.J., Lippert, P.C., Dupont-Nivet, G., McQuarrie, N., Doubrovine, P.V., Spakman, W., Torsvik, T.H. 2012. Greater India Basin hypothesis and a two-stage Cenozoic collision between India and Asia. Proceedings National Academy of Sciences doi:10.1073/pnas.1117262109
  13. van der Meer, D.G., Torsvik, T.H., Spakman, W., van Hinsbergen, D.J.J., Amaru, M.L., 2012. Intra-Panthalassa Ocean subduction zones revealed by fossil arcs and mantle structure. Nature Geoscience DOI: 10.1038/NGEO1401
  14. Steinberger, B., Torsvik, T.H. 2012. A geodynamic model of plumes from the margins of Large Low Shear Velocity Provinces. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst. 13, doi:10.1029/2011GC003808
  15. Domeier, M., Van der Voo, R., Torsvik, T.H. 2012. Review Article: Paleomagnetism and Pangea: The Road to reconciliation. Tectonophysics 514-517, 14-43.
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