Open University Uranium-Series Laboratory  
Earth and Environmental Sciences, The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK  

Publications since 1998 involving OUUSL/OUIGL researchers

1. Grimes S., Rickard D., Hawkesworth C., van Calsteren P., Browne P., (1998): A U-Th calcite isochron age from an active geothermal field in New Zealand, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 81, No.3-4, 327-333.

2. Israelson, C., Bjorck, B., Hawkesworth, C.J., Noe-Nygaard, N., (1998). Uranium-series isotopes from Eemian lake deposits, Hollerup, Denmark. Bulletin Geological Society, Denmark, 44, 173–179.

3. Heath, E., Turner, S.P., Macdonald, R., Hawkesworth, C.J. and van Calsteren, P. (1998). Long magma residence times at an island arc volcano (Soufriere, St. Vincent) in the Lesser Antilles: evidence from 238U-230Th isochron dating. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 160, 49–63.

4. Heath, E., Macdonald, R., Belkin, H., Hawkesworth, C. and Sigurdsson, H. (1998). Calc-alkaline magma genesis at Soufriere Volcano, St. Vincent, Lesser Antilles arc. Journal of Petrology, 39, 1721–1764.

5. Turner, S., McDermott, F., Hawkesworth, C.J. and Kepezhinskas, P. (1998). A U-series study of lavas from Kamchatka and the Aleutians: constraints on source composition and melting processes. Contributions Mineralogy Petrology, 133, 217–234.

6. Zellmer, G.F., Hawkesworth, C.J. and Turner, S.P. (1998). U-Th-Ra isotope evidence for rates of fluid transport and magmatic processes beneath Santorini, Aegean volcanic Arc, Greece. Min. Mag., 62A (3), 1685–1686.

7. Roberts, M.S., Smart, P.L., Hawkesworth, C.J., Perkins, W.T. and Pearce, N.J.G. (1999). Trace element variations in coeval Holocene speleothems from GB cave, southwest England. Spec. Iss. The Holocene, 9, 707–714.

8. Millard, A. R. and Pike, A. W. G. (1999). Uranium-series dating of the Tabun Neanderthal: a cautionary note. Journal Human Evolution, 36, 581-585.

9. Huang, Y., Hawkesworth, C.J., Smith, I., van Calsteren, P. and Black, P. (2000). Geochemistry of late Cenozoic basaltic volcanism in Northland and Coromandel, New Zealand: implications for mantle enrichment processes. Chemical Geology,164, 219-238.

10. Thomas, L.E., Hawkesworth, C.J., van Calsteren, P., Turner, S.P. and N.W. Rogers (2000). Melt generation beneath Ocean Islands: a U-Th isotope study from Lanzarote in the Canary Islands. Geochimica Cosmochimica Acta,63, 4081-4099.

11. Hughes, R.D. and Hawkesworth, C.J. (2000). The effects of magma replenishment processes on 238U-230Th disequilibrium in arc magmas. Geochimica Cosmochimica Acta,63, 4101-4110.

12. C. Hawkesworth, S. Blake, P. Evans, R. Hughes, R. MacDonald, L. Thomas, S.Turner and G. Zellmer (2000). Time Scales of Crystal Fractionation in Magma Chambers-Intergrating Physical, Isotopic and Geochemical Perspectives. Journal fo Petrology, 41. 991-1006.

13. Turner SP, Peter van Calsteren, Nathalie Vigier and Louise Thomas (2001) Determination of thorium and uranium isotope ratios in low level geological materials using a plasma-ionisation, sector magnet, mass spectrometer. Journal Analytical Atomic Spectrometry. 16, 612-615.

14. Hawkesworth CJ, Blake S, Thomas L, and Turner S. (2001) Magma differentiation rates: combining isotopic constraints and thermal models. EOS Transactions, 82, 261-265.

15. Peate, D.W., C.J. Hawkesworth, P.W. van Calsteren, R.N. Taylor and B.J. Murton (2001). 238U-230Th constraints on mantle upwelling and plume-ridge interaction along the Reykjanes Ridge. Earth Planetary Science Letters, 187, 259-272.

16. Peate,D.W., T.F. Kokfelt, C.J. Hawkesworth, P.W. van Calsteren, J.M. Hergt & J.A. Pearce (2001). U-series isotope data on Lau Basin glasses: the role of subduction-related fluids during melt generation in back-arc basin basalts. Journal ofPetrology, 42,8, 1449-1470.

17. Bourdon, B., Vigier, N., Allegre, C.J. (2002). Models for chemical weathering based on U-series measured in rivers. Geochimica Cosmochimica Acta, 66 (15A): A97–A97.

18. Bar-Matthews M., Ayalon A., Gilmour M., Matthews A., Hawkesworth C.J. (2002) Implications for post-sapropel aridity on land in the Eastern Mediterranean region Geochimica Cosmochimica Acta, 66 (15A): A49-A49 Suppl.

19. Vaks A., Bar-Matthews M., Ayalon A., Schilman B., Gilmour M., Hawkesworth C.J., Frumkin A., Kaufman A., Matthews A. (2003) Paleoclimate reconstruction based on the timing of speleothem growth and oxygen and carbon isotope composition in a cave located in the rain shadow in Israel. Quatenary Research, 59 (2): 182-193.

20. Bar-Matthews M., Ayalon A., Gilmour M., Matthews A., Hawkesworth C.J. (2003) Sea-land oxygen isotopic relationships from planktonic foraminifera and speleothems in the Eastern Mediterranean region and their implication for paleorainfall during interglacial intervals. Geochimica Cosmochimica Acta, 67 (17): 3181-3199.

21. Gannoun A, Burton KW, Thomas LE, Parkinson IJ, van Calsteren P, Schiano P (2004) Osmium isotope heterogeneity in the constituent phases of mid-ocean ridge basalts. Science, 303 (5654): 70-72.

22. Vigier N,T, Bourdon B, Lewin E, Dupre B, Turner S, Chakrapani GJ, Calsteren P van, Allegre CJ (2005) Mobility of U-series nuclides during basalt weathering: An example from the Deccan Traps (India). Chemical Geology, 219: 69– 91.

23. Rogers, N.W., Evans, P.J., Blake, S., Scott, S.C., Hawkesworth, C.J. (2004) Rates and Timescales of Fractional Crystallization from 238U–230Th–226Ra Disequilibria in Trachyte Lavas from Longonot Volcano, Kenya. Journal of Petrology, 45, 1747 – 1776.

24. Calsteren, P. van, Thomas, L.E. (2006). Uranium-series dating applications in natural environmental science. Earth Science Reviews, 75, 155-175.

25. Lowenstern, J. B., Charlier, B. L. A., Clynne, M. A. and Wooden, J. L. (2006) Extreme U–Th Disequilibrium in Rift-Related Basalts, Rhyolites and Granophyric Granite and the Timescale of Rhyolite Generation, Intrusion and Crystallization at Alid Volcanic Center, Eritrea. Journal of  Petrology, 47: 2105 - 2122.

26. Rogers, N.W., Thomas, L.E., Macdonald, R., Hawkesworth, C., Mokadem, F. (2006) 238U–230Th disequilibrium in recent basalts and dynamic melting beneath the Kenya rift Chemical Geology, 234 (1-2): 148-168.

27. Pogge von Strandmann, P.A.E., Burton, K.W., James, R.H., van Calsteren, P., Gislason, S.R. & Mokadem, F. (2006). Riverine behaviour of uranium and lithium isotopes in an actively glaciated basaltic terrain', Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 251 (1-2),  134-147.

28. Pogge von Strandmann, P.A.E. Burton , K.W., James, R.H., Calsteren, P. van, Gislason, S.R., & Sigfússon, B. (2008). The influence of weathering processes on riverine magnesium isotopes in a basaltic terrain. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 276 (1-2), 187-197, DOI:10.1016/j.epsl.2008.09.020

29. Wilson, C.J.N. and Charlier, B.L.A. (2009) Rapid rates of magma generation at contemporaneous magma systems, Taupo Volcano, New Zealand: Insights from U-Th model-age spectra in zircons. Journal of Petrology. 50 (5), 875-907.

30. Pogge von Strandmann, P.A.E, Burton, K.W., James, R.H., van Calsteren, P and Gislason, S.R. (2010). Assessing the role of climate on uranium and lithium isotope behaviour in rivers draining a basaltic terrain. Chemical Geology, 270 (1-4), 227-239. doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2009.12.002

31. Wainer, K., Genty, D., Damart, B,. Daëron, D.M., Vonhof, H., Dublyansky, Y., Guo, W., Pons-Branchu, E., Thomas, L.E., Calsteren, P. van,  Quinif, Y., Caillon, N., Robin, E., (2010). Speleothem record of the last 180 ka in Villars cave (SW France): investigation of a large δ18O shift between MIS-6 and MIS-5. JQSR-D-10-00011R2, : Quaternary Science Reviews, doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2010.07.004.

32. Searle, R.C., Murton, B. J., Achenbach, K., LeBas, T., Tivey, M., Yeo, I., Cormier, M., Carlut, J., Ferreira, P, Mallows, C., Morris, K., Shroth, N, Calsteren, P. van, Waters, C. (2010). Structure of an Axial Volcanic Ridge: Mid-Atlantic Ridge, 45°N. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, in press: July 2010.

33. Pogge von Strandmann, P.A.E., Burton, K.W., James, R.H., Calsteren, P. van, Gislason, S.R. (2010). The transport and exchange of U-series nuclides between riverine suspended material, the dissolved load and colloids in basaltic terrains. Earth and Planetary Science letters,301(1-2) 125-136.   DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2010.10.029   

34. Cockell, C.S., Calsteren P. van, Mosselmans, F., Franchi, I., Olsson-Francis K., Kelly, L. (2010). Early Events in the Microbial Colonization of Deep-Ocean Basalts – Is Biotic Basaltic Glass Weathering Involved? Chemical Geology, 279(1-2) 17-30   DOI: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2010.09.015

35. Blyth A. J.; Baker, A., Thomas L. E., Calsteren, P. van. (2011). A 2000-year lipid biomarker record preserved in a stalagmite from north-west Scotland. Journal of Quaternary Science, 26-3 326-334 DOI: 10.1002/jqs.1457

36. Nash, G., Calsteren, P. van, Thomas, L. (2011). Time and mind- the journal of archaeological consciouness and culture, 4-2, 149-154 DOI: 10.2752/175169711X1296158.3765216

37. Calsteren, P. van, Thomas, L.E. (2012). Quantitation of protactinium, 231Pa in abyssal carbonate. J. Anal. At. Spectrom., 27, 952-956 DOI: 10.1039/C2JA30026E

Pogge von Strandmann, P.A,E., PorcellI, D., Reynolds, B.C., James, R.H., Calsteren, P. van, Burton, K.W. (2010). Tracing and modelling continental weathering in groundwaters: lithium and silicon isotopes. Chemical Geology, submitted.

Charlier, B.L.A. and Wilson, C.J.N. (2010) Chronology and evolution of magma systems at Okataina volcano, New Zealand: insights from zircon U-Th model-age spectra. Journal of Petrology, submitted.


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