BUFI ISI Publications

ISI publications arising from BUFI sponsored research

PhD start date Student First Name Student Last Name Project Title Publication year Title Publication Volume Pages No of Citations
Oct-08 Annemarie Valentine Investigation of Pliocene climate and Oceanography of the North Atlantic region through bivalve sclerochonology: an approach to predicting future conditions 2009 Comparative sclerochronology of modern and mid-Pliocene (c. 3.5 Ma) Aequipecten opercularis (Mollusca, Bivalvia): an insight into past and future climate change in the north-east Atlantic region Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 284 164-179 1
Oct-08 Henry Patton The Dynamic Instability of the British Ice Sheet : Timescales and Thresholds 2009 Dynamic cycles, ice streams and their impact on the extent, chronology and deglaciation of the British-Irish ice sheet Quaternary Science Reviews 28 758-776 16
Oct-07 Irfan Jan Investigating the palaeoenvironments and narrow palaeoclimate zones of the Palaeotethyan Permo-Carboniferous icehouse: the boulder beds of the Salt Range, Pakistan 2009 Palynostratigraphic correlation of the Sardhai Formation (Permian) of Pakistan Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 158 72-82 0
Oct-07 Kate McIntyre Postglacial fjordic landscape evolution: the onshore and offshore limits of the Younger Dryas ice sheet, western Scotland 2009 Lateglacial ice-cap dynamics in NW Scotland: evidence from the fjords of the Summer Isles region Quaternary Science Reviews 28 27-28 0
Oct-07 Katie Turnbull Analysis and prediction of the ground technology hazards due to space weather 2009 Characteristics of variations in the ground magnetic field during substorms at mid latitudes Annales Geophysicae 27 3421-3428 0
Oct-07 Michele Paulatto Probing the interior of an active volcano: three dimensional seismic tomography at Montserrat, West Indies 2010 Upper crustal structure of an active volcano from refraction/reflection tomography, Montserrat, Lesser Antilles Geophysical Journal International 180 685-696 6
2010 Constraints on an intrusive system beneath the Soufriere Hills Volcano, Montserrat, from finite difference modeling of a controlled source seismic experiment Geophysical Research Letters 37 L00e01 1
Oct-07 Sam Parry Turning rock into soil—changes in reactivity and surface area 2009 Turning rock into soil-Variations in soil mineral reactivity, surface area, and porosity through the critical zone Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta - Goldschmidt Conf. 73 A996-A996 0
Oct-07 Stephen Grebby Application of airborne LiDAR to fault mapping, structural analysis, and identification of fracture controlled mineralisation, Slovenia and Cyprus  2010 Lithological mapping of the Troodos ophiolite, Cyprus, using airborne LiDAR topographic data Remote Sensing of Environment 114 731-724 0
Oct-07 Tom Sizmur The impact of earthworm activity on metal mobility in soils 2010 Why does earthworm mucus decrease metal mobility? Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 6 777-779 0
Sep-07 Emma Kiddle Modelling igneous processes at the Soufriere Hills volcano, Montserrat (incorporating data from the SeaCalipso project) 2010 Crustal structure beneath Montserrat, Lesser Antilles, constrained by xenoliths, seismic velocity structure and petrology Geophysical Research Letters 37 L00E11 1
Oct-06 Hannah Mathers British Ice Sheet Dynamics: Constraining ice-sheet thickness and ice-stream collapse in NW Scotland using Cosmogenic isotope analysis 2008 Ice caps existed throughout the Lateglacial Interstadial in northern Scotland Journal of Quaternary Science 23 401-407 20
2008 The northern sector of the last British Ice Sheet: Maximum extent and demise Earth-Science Reviews 88 207-226 33
Oct-06 Jenny O'Reilly Arsenic and other trace element speciation in biological and environment al samples from semiarid regions of Argentina and Chile: the relationship between natural and anthropogenic environmental levels and human health status 2010 Field based speciation of arsenic in UK and Argentinean water samples Environmental Geochemistry and Health 32 479-490 0
2010 Arsenic contamination of natural waters in San Juan and La Pampa, Argentina Environmental Geochemistry and Health 32 491-515 0
Oct-05 Carys Bennet Lower Carboniferous ostracods and isotopes of the Midland Valley, Scotland: testing for the ecological shift into non-marine environments 2010 Sea ice extent and seasonality for the Early Pliocene northern Weddell Sea Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 292 306-318 0
Oct-05 Fiona Hibbert Response of the British Ice Sheets to climate forcing over the last 250,000 years 2010 British Ice Sheet dynamics inferred from North Atlantic ice-rafted debris records spanning the last 175 000 years Journal of Quaternary Science 25 461-482 1
Oct-05 Mark Button Impact of Arsenic species present in soil on human health 2010 DNA damage in earthworms from highly contaminated soils: Assessing resistance to arsenic toxicity by use of the Comet assay Mutation Research-Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis 696 95-100 1
2009 Toenails reveal exposure to environmental arsenic Trac-Trends in Analytical Chemistry 28 III-IV 0
2008 Quantitative arsenic speciation in two species of earthworms from a former mine site Journal of Environmental Monitoring 10 753-759 8
2009 Human toenails as a biomarker of exposure to elevated environmental arsenic Journal of Environmental Monitoring 11 610-617 5
2009 Earthworms and in vitro physiologically-based extraction tests: complementary tools for a holistic approach towards understanding risk at arsenic-contaminated sites Environmental Geochemistry and Health 31 273-282 4
2009 Arsenic biotransformation in earthworms from contaminated soils Journal of Environmental Monitoring 11 1484-1491 0
Oct-05 Nicholas Lloyd Transport, uptake and behaviour of ‘old’ depleted uranium in the environment 2008 Depleted uranium contamination by inhalation exposure and its detection after similar to 20 years: Implications for human health assessment Science of the Total Environment 390 58-68 8
2008 The environmental fate of depleted uranium particulate after 25 years Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta - Goldschmidt Conf. 72 A566-A566 2
2008 Oxidation of uranium oxide aerosol particles in the near-surface environment Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta - Goldschmidt Conf. 72 A33-A33 2
2008 High precision Uranium isotope analysis in urine by MC-ICP-MS and the detection of historic exposure to depleted Uranium Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta - Goldschmidt Conf. 72 A724-A724 0
2009 Precise and accurate isotopic analysis of microscopic uranium-oxide grains using LA-MC-ICP-MS Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry 24 752-758 7
2009 The distribution of depleted uranium contamination in Colonie, NY, USA Science of the Total Environment 408 397-407 0
2009 The morphologies and compositions of depleted uranium particles from an environmental case-study Mineralogical Magazine 73 495-510 0
Oct-04 Anna Hughes High resolution computer visualisation of topography for rapid and systematic mapping of Quaternary Landforms 2010 Subglacial bedforms of the last British Ice Sheet
Subglacial bedforms of the last British Ice Sheet
Journal of Maps 2010 543-563 0
Oct-04 Dan Smith Understanding active and fossil magmatic-hydrothermal mineralising processes within an emergent volcano (Savo, Soloman Islands). 2006 Origin of fluids in the shallow geothermal environment of Savo, Solomon Islands Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta - Goldschmidt Conf. 70 A598-A598 1
2010 Anomalous alkaline sulphate fluids produced in a magmatic hydrothermal system - Savo, Solomon Islands Chemical Geology 275 35-49 0
2009 The petrogenesis of sodic island arc magmas at Savo volcano, Solomon Islands Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 158 785-801 1
Oct-04 Sarah Appleby Origin and evolution of Caledonian Granites in Scotland: stable and radiogenic isotope constraints from microanalysis of zircons and related minerals 2010 Do S-type granites commonly sample infracrustal sources? New results from an integrated O, U-Pb and Hf isotope study of zircon Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 160 115-132 0
2008 A cryptic record of magma mixing in diorites revealed by high-precision SIMS oxygen isotope analysis of zircons Earth and Planetary Science Letters 269 105-117 4
2007 An integrated in-situ O, U-Pb and Hf isotope approach to decipher the petrogenetic evolution of granites Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta - Goldschmidt Conf. 71 A31-A31 0
2006 New insights into granite genesis from isotopic and REE micro-analyses of zircons: The Scottish Caledonian Granites Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta - Goldschmidt Conf. 70 A19-A19 1
Oct-04 Simon Jowitt The geometry and evolution of paleo-fluid-flow and the formation of volvanic-hosted massive sulphide (VHMS) deposits - the Troodos ophiolite, Cyprus 2005 Mineralisation potential mapping for ophiolite-hosted volcanic massive sulphide (VHMS) deposits, Troodos ophiolite, Cyprus Mineral Deposit Research: Meeting the Global Challenge, Vols 1 and 2   1469-1472 0
2010 How much metal can you get? Quantified mass balancing of base metal release during epidosite zone alteration in ophiolite-hosted VMS systems Smart Science for Exploration and Mining, Vol 1 and 2   719-721 0
2005 'T'-type mineralisation - a pseudo-epithermal style of VHMS associated gold mineralisation, Cyprus Mineral Deposit Research: Meeting the Global Challenge, Vols 1 and 2   635-637 0
Oct-04 Tom Challands Biosphere and geosphere dynamics during end Ordovician climate change 2009 Organic-carbon deposition and coastal upwelling at mid-latitude during the Upper Ordovician (Late Katian): A case study from the Welsh Basin, UK Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 273 395-410 4
Oct-03 Alastair Graham Reconstructing Pleistocene ice limits in the central North Sea; implications for climate change 2009 Seafloor glacial features reveal the extent and decay of the last British Ice Sheet, east of Scotland Journal of Quaternary Science 24 117-138 2
2008 A new bathymetric compilation highlighting extensive paleo-ice sheet drainage on the continental shelf, South Georgia, sub-Antarctica Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 9   3
2007 Evidence for Late Pleistocene ice stream activity in the Witch Ground Basin, central North Sea, from 3D seismic reflection data Quaternary Science Reviews 26 627-643 20
2010 Depositional environments and chronology of Late Weichselian glaciation and deglaciation in the central North Sea Boreas 39 471-491 0
Oct-03 Pauline Miller Integrated remote monitoring techniques for coastal geohazards and heritage sites 2009 A robust surface matching technique for integrated monitoring of coastal geohazards Marine Geodesy 30 109-123 7
2008 A robust surface matching technique for coastal geohazard assessment and management Isprs Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing 63 529-542 6
2009 A robust surface matching technique for coastal geohazard assessment and management (vol 63, pg 529, 2008) Isprs Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing 64 243-245 0
2009 Assessment of Glacier Volume Change Using ASTER-Based Surface Matching of Historical Photography Ieee Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 47 1971-1979 2
Jan-03 James Blight Predictive metallogenic and geochemical modelling of the Mongol-Okhotsk batholytic arc and related mineralization, Mongolia 2010 The Oyut Ulaan Volcanic Group: stratigraphy, magmatic evolution and timing of Carboniferous arc development in SE Mongolia Journal of the Geological Society 167 491-509 0
2010 Granites of the Southern Mongolia Carboniferous Arc: New geochronological and geochemical constraints Lithos 116 35-52 1
2008 Crustal evolution of the aykhandulaan Inlier, Mongolia: Implications for Palaeozoic arc magmatism, polyphase deformation and terrane accretion in the Southeast Gobi Mineral Belt Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 32 142-164 4
Oct-02 Natalie Lane Tectonics and landscape evolution in South-central England.  2008 An analysis of Cotswold topography: insights into the landscape response to denudational isostasy Journal of the Geological Society 165 85-103 7
2009 Reply to discussion on 'An analysis of Cotswold topography: insights into the landscape response to denudational isostasy' Journal of the Geological Society 166 584-584 1
Oct-02 Steven Pawley Middle Pleistocene glaciations and glacial deposits in Eastern England.  2004 Middle Pleistocene sedimentology and lithostratigraphy of Weybourne, northeast Norfolk, England Proceedings of the Geologists Association 115 25-42 6
Steven Pawley Middle Pleistocene glaciations and glacial deposits in Eastern England.  2005 Revised Pre-Devensian glacial stratigraphy in Norfolk, England, based on mapping and till provenance Netherlands Journal of Geosciences-Geologie En Mijnbouw 84 77-85 14
Steven Pawley Middle Pleistocene glaciations and glacial deposits in Eastern England.  2008 Age limits on Middle Pleistocene glacial sediments from OSL dating, north Norfolk, UK Quaternary Science Reviews 27 13-14 8
Oct-02 Vicky Tuck Biogenic mineral formation for the geological containment of waste 2006 Biologically induced clay formation in subsurface granitic environments Journal of Geochemical Exploration 90 123-133 6
2004 Biologically induced clay formation in subsurface granitic environments Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management 804 841-846 0
Jan-02 Martin Emery Polyorogenic history of the Moine Rocks of Glen Urqhart, eastern Inverness-shire.  2010 Three metamorphic events recorded in a single garnet: Integrated phase modelling, in situ LA-ICPMS and SIMS geochronology from the Moine Supergroup, NW Scotland Journal of Metamorphic Geology 28 249-267 0
Jan-02 Sven Lukas Late Devensian glaciology of Coigach, Assynt and Sutherland.  2010 Reconstruction of a Lateglacial (Younger Dryas) mountain ice field in Sutherland, northwestern Scotland, and its palaeoclimatic implications Journal of Quaternary Science 25 567-580 2
Oct-01 Simon Holford Cenozoic evolution of the Irish Sea Basin Systems 2009 Regional intraplate exhumation episodes related to plate-boundary deformation Geological Society of America Bulletin 121 1611-1628 5
2008 Cenozoic exhumation of the southern British Isles Geology 36 371-374 12
2010 Cenozoic post-rift sedimentation off northwest Britain: Recording the detritus of episodic uplift on a passive continental margin Geology 38 595-598 1
2010 Multiple post-Caledonian exhumation episodes across NW Scotland revealed by apatite fission-track analysis Journal of the Geological Society 167 675-694 0
Oct-00 Christopher Banks Neoproterozoic basin evolution 2007 Provenance of intra-Rodinian basin-fills: The Lower Dalradian Supergroup, Scotland Precambrian Research 153 46-64 9
Oct-00 James Etienne Sedimentology of late quaternary glaceiogenic deposits on the eastern margin of the Irish Sea basin 2001 Devensian glacigenic sedimentation and landscape evolution in the Cardigan area of southwest Wales Journal of Quaternary Science 16 455-482 15
2004 Glacial meltwater erosion and sedimentation as evidence for multiple glaciations in west Wales Boreas 33 224-237 7
2006 Palaeoenvironmental interpretation of an ice-contact glacial lake succession: an example from the late Devensian of southwest Wales, UK Quaternary Science Reviews 25 739-762 11
Oct-00 Rebecca Santamaria-Fernandez Development of a new test using chemometric identification of substrates and metal distributions (CISMeD) for studying contaminants in soils and sediments 2003 The effect of humic acids on the sequential extraction of metals in soils and sediments using ICP-AES and chemometric analysis Journal of Environmental Monitoring 5 929-934 4
2006 Trace metal distribution in the Arosa estuary (NW Spain): The application of a recently developed sequential extraction procedure for metal partitioning Analytica Chimica Acta 557 344-352 5
Jan-00 Jonathon Lee Pre-glacial sediments in northern East Anglia 2006 Sea-level changes, river activity, soil development and glaciation around the western margins of the southern North Sea Basin during the Early and early Middle Pleistocene: evidence from Pakefield, Suffolk, UK Journal of Quaternary Science 21 155-179 21
2004 Dating the earliest lowland glaciation of eastern England: a pre-MIS 12 early Middle Pleistocene Happisburgh glaciation Quaternary Science Reviews 23 1551-1566 29
2002 Testing the case for a Middle Pleistocene Scandinavian glaciation in Eastern England: evidence for a Scottish ice source for tills within the Corton Formation of East Anglia, UK Boreas 31 345-355 19
2008 Reply: Middle Pleistocene sedimentation at Pakefield, Suffolk, England Journal of Quaternary Science 23 93-98 4
2003 A reply to 'Implications of a middle Pleistocene Ice-wedge Cast at Trimingham, Norfolk, eastern England' Permafrost and Periglacial Processes 14 75-77 3
2003 Implications of a middle pleistocene ice-wedge cast at Trimingham, Norfolk, Eastern England - a final comment Permafrost and Periglacial Processes 14 295-295 2
2002 Early and early Middle Pleistocene river, coastal and neotectonic processes, southeast Norfolk, England Proceedings of the Geologists Association 113 47-67 18
Oct-99 Kay McManus Thermal urban geoscience surveying 2008 Remote thermal IR surveying to detect abandoned mineshafts in former mining areas Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology 41 357-370 0
Oct-98 Elaine Burt Dalradian Super Group 2005 Landslide and mass movement processes and their distribution in the Wellington district of Somerset Proceedings of the Ussher Society 11 139-144 0
Jan-98 Emily Unsworth Measurement and modelling of low concentrations of uranium series nuclides in natural waters 2001 Determination of uranium and thorium in natural waters with a high matrix concentration using solid-phase extraction inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry Analytica Chimica Acta 442 141-146 35
2005 Uranium speciation in moorland river water samples: A comparison of experimental results and computer model predictions

Uranium speciation in moorland river water samples: A comparison of experimental results and computer model predictions
Journal of Environmental Monitoring 7 559-567 1
Nov-97 Jonathon Chambers Application of induced polarisation tomography for the non-invasive characterisation of subsurface contaminants 2005 Characterisation of a NAPL-contaminated former quarry site using electrical impedance tomography Near Surface Geophysics 3 91-92 0
2004 Noninvasive monitoring of DNAPL migration through a saturated porous medium using electrical impedance tomography Journal of Contaminant Hydrology 68 1-22 21
2002 3D electrical imaging of known targets at a controlled environmental test site Environmental Geology 41 690-704 19
Oct-97 Matthew Brettle Stratigraphical relationships in the Millstone Grit 2002 Identifying cryptic tidal influences within deltaic successions: an example from the Marsdenian (Namurian) interval of the Pennine Basin, UK Journal of the Geological Society 159 379-391 15
Apr-96 Steven Thornton Geochem validation reg. water quality models 2000 Ineffective natural attenuation of degradable organic compounds in a phenol-contaminated aquifer Ground Water 38 922-928 26
2000 Natural attenuation of phenolic compounds under different redox conditions in a deep sandstone aquifer Groundwater 2000   345-346 0
Oct-95 Daniel Weston Environmental Geochemistry by MI-MS/GC-MS 2000 In-membrane preconcentration/membrane inlet mass spectrometry of volatile and semivolatile organic compounds Analytical Chemistry 72 2730-2736 19
1999 Determination of benzene in aqueous samples by membrane inlet, solid phase microextraction and purge and trap extraction with isotope dilution gas chromatography-mass spectrometry Analytical Communications 36 383-386 9
Sep-95 C.A. Cook Lizard ophiolite(Composition, structure & formation of lower oceanic crust & upper mantle) 2002 The emplacement of peridotites and associated oceanic rocks from the Lizard Complex southwest England Geological Magazine 139 27-45 5
2001 SHRIMP U-Pb zircon dating of the exhumation of the Lizard Peridotite and its emplacement over crustal rocks: constraints for tectonic models Journal of the Geological Society 158 809-820 17
2000 Pre-emplacement structural history recorded by mantle peridotites: an example from the Lizard Complex, SW England Journal of the Geological Society 157 1049-1064 15
2000 The geology of the Lizard complex; 100 years of progress Proceedings of the Ussher Society 10 92-98 0
1998 The tectonic evolution of peridotites in the Lizard ophiolite complex, south-west England Proceedings of the Ussher Society 9 182-187 2
Oct-94 S.J. Earl 3D Rock Mass Geophysics 2001 3D resistivity inversion using 2D measurements of the electric field Geophysical Prospecting 49 26-39 6
Sep-94 C.A. Guirdham Palaeoclimate record in Carboniferous lake deposits 2003 Stratigraphic and palaeoenvironmental significance of microbial carbonates in the Asbian Sandy Craig Formation of Fife Scottish Journal of Geology 39 151-168 3

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