Thermal Modeling and Plutons


  • Paterson, S.R., D. Okaya, V. Memeti, R. Economos, and R. Miller, 2011, Magma addition and flux calculations of incrementally constructed magma chambers in continental margin arcs: combined field, geochronologic, and thermal modeling studies, Geosphere, 7, 1439-1468.

  • Paterson, S.R., V. Memeti, R. Economos, D. Okaya, and R. Miller, 2011, The incremental growth of large magma chambers in continental margin arcs: results from field, geochronologic, geochemical, and thermal modeling studies from the North American Cordillera and central Asia, Tectonophysics

  • Memeti, V., S. Paterson, J. Matzel, R. Mundil., and D. Okaya, 2010, Magmatic lobes as "snapshots" of magma chamber growth and evolution in large, composite batholiths: An example from the Tuolumne intrusion, Sierra Nevada, California, Bull. Geol. Soc. Amer., 122, 1912-1931, doi:10.1130/B30004.1.

  • Albertz, M., S.R. Paterson, and D. Okaya, 2005, Fast strain rates during pluton emplacement: magmatically folded leucocratic dikes in aureoles of the Mount Stuart Batholith, Washington, and the Tuolumne Intrusive Suite, California, Bull. Geol. Soc. Amer, 117, 450-465.

  • Yoshinobu, A., D. Okaya, and S. Paterson, 1998, Modeling the thermal evolution of fault-controlled magma emplacement models: implications for the solidification of plutons, J. Structural Geology, 20, 1205-1208.


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