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Publications


Ashwal, L.D., Tucker, R.D. and Zinner, E.K., in press, Slow cooling of deep crustal granulites and Pb-loss in zircon. Geochimica Cosmochimica Acta.

Ashwal, L.D. and Tucker, R.D., in press, Geology of Madagascar A brief outline. Gondwana Research.

Bradley, D., Tucker, R.D., Lux, D., Harris, A., and McGregor, C., in press, Migration of the Acadian orogen and foreland basin across the Northern Appalachians. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper.

Tucker, R.D., Osberg, P., and Berry, H.N., IV, in press, The geology of a part of Acadia and the nature of the Acadian Orogeny across central and eastern Maine. Geological Society of America Bulletin.

Tucker, R.D., Ashwal, L.D., Handke, M.J., Hamilton, M.A., LeGrange, M., and Rambeloson, R.A., 1999, U-Pb geochronology and isotope geochemistry of Archean and Proterozoic rocks of North-Central Madagascar. Journal of Geology 107, 135-153.

Handke, M.J., Tucker, R.D., and Ashwal, L.D., 1999, Neoproterozoic continental arc magmatism in west-central Madagascar. Geology 27, no.4, pp. 351-354.

Torsvik, T.H., Tucker, R.D., Ashwal, L.D., Eide, E.A., Rakotosolofo, N.A. and de Wit, M.J., 1998, Late Cretaceous magmatism in Madagascar paleomagnetic evidence for a stationary Marion hotspot. Earth & Planetary Science Letters 164, 221-232.

Roberts, D. and Tucker, R.D., 1998, Late Cambrian U-Pb zircon age of a metatrondhjemite from Ytterřy, Trondheimsfjorden, Central Norwegian Caledonides. Norges Geologisk Tidsskrift. 78, no.3, 253-258.

Tucker, R.D., Bradley, D., ver Straeten, C., Harris, A., Ebert, J., and McCutcheon, 1998, New U-Pb zircon ages and the duration and division of Devonian time. Earth & Planetary Science Letters 158, 175-186.

Solar, G.S., Pressley, R.A., Brown, M., Tucker, R.D., 1998, Granite ascent in contractional orogenic belts: testing a model. Geology 26, 711-714 .

Robinson, P., Tucker, R.D., Bradley, D., Berry, H.N., and Osberg, P.H., 1998, Paleozoic orogens in New England. GFF (Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlingar) v. 120, part 2, 119-148.

Rowley, D.B., Xue, F., Tucker, R.D., Peng, Z, and Baker, J., 1997, Ages of ultrahigh pressure metamorphism and protolith orthogneisses from the Eastern Dabie Shan: U-Pb zircon geochronology. Earth & Planetary Science Letters 151, 191-203.

Xue, Feng, Rowley, D.B., Tucker, R.D., and Peng, Z., 1997, U-Pb geochronology of granitoid rocks in the North Dabie Complex, Eastern Dabie Shan, China and its tectonic significance. Journal of Geology 105, 744-753.

Amelin, Y.V., Larin, A.M. and Tucker, R.D., 1997, Chronology of multiphase emplacement of the Salmi rapakivi granite-anorthosite complex, Baltic Shield: implications for magmatic evolution. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 127, 353-368.

O'Brien, S.J., O'Brien, B.H., Dunning, G.R. and Tucker, R.D., 1996, Late Neoproterozoic 'Avalonian' and related peri-Gondwanan rocks of the Newfoundland Appalachians in Nance, R.D. and Thompson, M.D. (eds). Avalonian and Related Peri-Gondwanan Terranes of the Circum-North Atlantic. Geological Society of America Special Paper 304, 9-25.

Tucker, R.D. and McKerrow, W.S., 1995, Early Paleozoic chronology: A review in light of new U-Pb zircon ages from Newfoundland and Britain. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 32, 368-379.