Michael Searle - Selected Publications#

1. Searle, Mike. 2013, reprinted 2017. Colliding Continents: A geological exploration of the Himalaya, Karakoram, and Tibet. Oxford University Press, 444p.

2. Searle, Mike. 2019. Geology of the Oman Mountains, Eastern Arabia. Springer, 478p.

3. Searle. M.P. 2013. Crustal melting, ductile flow and deformation in mountain belts: Cause and effect relationships. Lithosphere, doi:10.1130/RF/L006.1

4. Searle, M.P. 2014. Preserving Oman’s geological heritage: proposal for establishment of World Heritage Sites, National GeoParks and Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). In: Rollinson, H.R., Searle, M.P., Abbasi, I.A., Al-Lazki, A. and Al-Kindy, M.H. (Editors) Tectonic Evolution of the Oman Mountains. Geological Society of London Special Publication, 392, 7-39. http://dx.doi.org/10.1144/SP392.2

5. Searle, M.P. 2015. Mountain Building, Tectonic evolution, Rheology and Crustal Flow in the Himalaya, Karakoram and Tibet. 2015. In: Watts, A.B. (Editor) Treatise on Geophysics, 2nd edition, v. 6, p. 469-511 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-53802-4.001221-4

6. Searle, M.P., Waters, D.J., Garber, J.M., Rioux, M., Cherry, A.G. and Ambrose, T.K. 2015. Structure and metamorphism beneath the obducting Oman ophiolite: Evidence from the Bani Hamid granulites, northern Oman mountains. Geosphere, v. 11, no. 6, doi:10.1130/GESO1199.1

7. Elliott, J.R., Jolivet, R., González, P.J., Avouac, J-P., Hollingsworth, J.C., Searle, M.P. and Stevens, V.L. 2016. Geometry of the Main Himalayan Thrust fault revealed by the Gorkha earthquake. Nature Geosciences, doi:10.1038/NGEO2623.

8. Searle, M.P., Roberts, N.M.W., Chung, S-L., Lee, Y-H., Cook, K., Elliott, J.R., Weller, O.M., St-Onge, M.R., Xu, X-W., Tan, X-B. and Li, K. 2016. Age and anatomy of the Gongga Shan batholith, eastern Tibetan Plateau, and its relationship to the active Xianshui-he fault. Geosphere, v. 12, no. 3, doi:10.1130/GESO1244.1

9. Searle, M.P., Robb, L.J., and Gardiner, N.J. 2016. Tectonic processes and metallogeny along the Tethyan mountain ranges of the Middle East and South Asia (Oman, Himalaya, Karakoram, Tibet, Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia). Society of Economic Geologists, Special Publication v. 19, p. 301-327

10. Searle, M.P., Avouac, J-P., Elliott, J. and Dyck, B. 2017. Ductile shearing to brittle thrusting along the Nepal Himalaya: linking Miocene channel flow and critical wedge tectonics to the 25th April 2015 Gorkha earthquake. Tectonophysics, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2016.08.003

11. Cornish, Sam and Searle, Mike. 2017. Geometry and kinematic evolution of the Wadi Mayh sheath fold, Oman using 3D mapping from high-resolution photography. Journal of Structural Geology, 101, 26-42. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsg.2017.06.009

Imprint Privacy policy « This page (revision-4) was last changed on Tuesday, 2. July 2019, 12:01 by System
  • operated by