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Selected publications relating to geoscience in South Australia published in key scientific journals or by the Government of South Australia's Mineral Resources and Energy Resources Divisions are listed below. Mineral Resources and Energy Resources authors are shown in bold.

External publications link to abstracts via the doi (digital object identifier). For assistance with accessing the full articles contact the Geoscience Library

Mineral Resources and Energy Resources publications link to a downloadable PDF via the South Australian Resources Information Gateway (SARIG)

These references have been sourced by the Geoscience Library using the American Geological Institute ‘GeoRef’ database, publishing company listings, Mineral and Energy Resources Divisions' databases, Google Scholar and new publication alerts. Information on locating these is available through the Geoscience Library


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Guo F and McCabe P 2017. Lithofacies analysis and sequence stratigraphy of the Roseneath-Epsilon-Murteree gas plays in the Cooper Basin, South Australia. The APPEA Journal 57(2):749–754. doi: 10.1071/AJ16202

Halverson GP 2017. Introducing the xenoconformity. Geology 45(7):671–672. doi: 10.1130/focus072017.1 (Open Access)

Hill RS 2017. History of the Australian vegetation: Cretaceous to Recent. University of Adelaide Press, Adelaide, South Australia. doi: 10.20851/australian-vegetation (Open Access, Ebook PDF)

James NP and Bone Y 2017. Provenance of Holocene calcareous beach-dune sediments, western Eyre Peninsula, Great Australian Bight, Australia. Sedimentary Geology 357:83–98. doi: 10.1016/j.sedgeo.2017.06.002

McAvaney S, Werner M, Crowley J and Jagodzinski E 2017. The Gluepot Granite: CA-TIMS geochronology and constraints on the timing of deformation on northeastern Eyre Peninsula, Report Book 2016/00027. Department of the Premier and Cabinet, South Australia, Adelaide. SARIG reference: RB 2017/00012

MacMillan E, Ciobau CL, Ehrig K, Cook NJ and Pring A 2016. Replacement of uraninite by bornite via couple dissolution-reprecipitation: evidence from texture and microstructure. The Canadian Mineralogist 54(6):1,369–1,383. doi: 10.3749/canmin.1600031

Turner S, Blichet-Toft J, Schaefer B, Albarède F and Foden J 2017. A reappraisal of the evolution of the palaeo-Pacific margin of Gondwana from the Pb and Os isotope systematics of igneous rocks from the southern Adelaide fold belt, South Australia. Gondwana Research 45:152–162. doi: 10.1016/j.gr.2017.01.006

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Betts MJ, Paterson JR, Jago JB, Jacquet SM, Skovsted CB, Topper TP and Brock GA 2017. A new lower Cambrian shell fossil biostratigraphy for South Australia: REPLY. Gondwana Research 45(2):262–264. doi: 10.1016/j.gr.2016.11.004

Cairns SD 2017. New azooxanthellate genus of Scleractinia (Flabellidae) from the Australian Cenozoic. Journal of Paleontology 91(3):407–416. doi: 10.1017/jpa.2016.83

Ciobanu CL, Cook NJ and Ehrig K 2017. Ore minerals down to the nanoscale: Cu-(Fe)-sulphides from the iron oxide copper gold deposit at Olympic Dam, South Australia. Ore Geology Reviews 81(4):1218–1235. doi: 10.1016/j.oregeorev.2016.08.015

de Caritat P, Main PT, Grunsky EC and Mann AW 2017. Recognition of geochemical footprints of mineral systems in the regolith at regional to continental scales. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences  doi: 10.1080/08120099.2017.1264475 (Open Access)

Edgecombe GD, Paterson JR and Garcia-Bellido DC 2017. A new aglaspidid-like euarthropod from the lower Cambrian Emu Bay Shale of South Australia. Geological Magazine 154(1):87–95. doi: 10.1017/S0016756815001053

Fu X, Cohen TJ and Arnold LJ 2017. Extending the record of lacustrine phases beyond the last interglacial for Lake Eyre in central Australia using luminescence dating. Quaternary Science Reviews 162:88–110. doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2017.03.002

Glorie S, Agostino K, Dutch R, Pawley M, Hall J, Danišík M, Evans NJ and Collins AS 2017.  Thermal history and differential exhumation across the eastern Musgrave Province, South Australia: insights from low-temperature thermochronology. Tectonophysics 703-704:23–41. doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2017.03.003

Hou B, Keeling JL and Van Gosen BS 2017. Geological and exploration models of beach placer deposits, integrated from case-studies of southern Australia. Ore Geology Reviews 80:437–459. doi: 10.1016/j.oregeorev.2016.07.016

Huang Q, Kamenetsky VS, Ehrig K, McPhie J, Kamenetsky M, Apukhtina O and Chambefort I 2017. Effects of hydrothermal alteration on mafic lithologies at the Olympic Dam Cu-U-Au deposit. Precambrian Research 292:305–322. doi: 10.1016/j.precamres.2017.02.013

Jagodzinski EA and McAvaney SO 2017. SHRIMP U-Pb geochronology data for northern Eyre Peninsula, 2014–2016. Report Book 2006/00001. Department of the Premier and Cabinet, South Australia, Adelaide. SARIG reference: RB 2016/00001

Kaminsky FV and Lin J-F 2017. Iron partitioning in natural lower-mantle minerals: toward a chemically heterogeneous lower mantle. American Mineralogist 102:824–832. doi: 10.2138/am-2017-5949824

Katona LF 2017. Gridding of South Australia ground gravity data, using the supervised variable density method. Report Book 2017/00012. Department of the Premier and Cabinet, South Australia, Adelaide. SARIG reference: RB 2017/00012

Kontonikas-Charos A, Ciobanu CL, Cook NJ, Ehrig K, Krneta S and Kamenetsky VS 2017. Feldspar evolution in the Roxby Downs Granite, host to Fe-oxide Cu-Au-(U) mineralisaiton at Olympic Dam, South Australia. Ore Geology Reviews 80:838–859. doi:10.1016/j.oregeorev.2016.08.019

Lawley C 2017. Geosciences Summer School, Report Book 2017/00004. Department of State Development, South Australia, Adelaide. SARIG reference: RB 2017/00004

McLennan SM, Giles D and Hill SM 2017. Late Miocene-Pliocene coastal acid sulphate system in southeastern Australia and implications for genetic mechanisms of iron oxide induration. Geoderma 294:1–18. doi:10.1016/j.geoderma.2016.12.021

Minguez D and Kodama KP 2017. Rock magnetic chronostratigraphy of the Shuram carbon isotope excursion: Wonoka Formation, Australia. Geology 45(6):567–570. doi: 10.1130/G38572.1

Nicolson BE 2017. Fluid inclusion data from 23-Mile Quartz Quarry and Parkinson Dam, northern Eyre Peninsula, Report Book 2017/00008. Department of State Development, South Australia, Adelaide. SARIG reference: RB 2017/00008

Nicolson BE, Reid AJ, McAvaney SO, Keeling JL, Fraser G and Vasconcelos P 2017. A Mesoproterozoic advanced argillic alteration system: 40Ar/39Ar thermochronology from Nankivel Hill, Gawler Craton, Report Book 2017/00011. Department of the Premier and Cabinet, South Australia, Adelaide. SARIG reference: RB 2017/00011

Qi Q, Müller TM and Pervukhina M 2017. Sonic QP/QSratio as diagnostic tool for shale gas saturation. Geophysics 82(3):MR97–MR103. doi: 10.1190/GEO2016-0499.1

Reid AJ, Jourdan F and Jagodinski EA 2017. Mesoproterozoic fluid events affecting Archean crust in the northern Olympic Cu–Au Province, Gawler Craton: insights from 40Ar/39Ar thermochronology. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 64(1):103–119. doi: 10.1080/08120099.2017.1263806

Retallack GJ 2017. Exceptional preservation of soft-bodied Ediacara Biota promoted by silica-rich oceans: COMMENT. Geology 45(2) [Forum]. doi: 10.1030/G38763C.1 (Open Access)

Robson AG, Holford SP and King RC 2017. Structural evolution of a normal fault array in the Gambier Embayment, offshore Otway Basin, South Australia: insights from 3D seismic data. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 64(5):611–624. doi: 10.1080/08120099.2017.1319420

Ryan L, Magee C and Jackson CA 2017. The kinematics of normal faults in the Ceduna Subbasin, offshore southern Australia: implications for hydrocarbon trapping in a frontier basin. AAPG Bulletin 101(3):321–341. doi: 10.1306/08051615234

Sun XW, Bentley CJ and Jago JB 2017. The significance of Cambro-Ordovician trilobites from the Kalladeina 1 drill hole, Warburton Basin, South Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 64(4):471–485. doi: 10.1080/08120099.2017.1324822

Tarhan LG, Droser ML, Gehling JG and Dzaugis MP 2017. Microbial mat sandwiches and other anactualistic sedimentary features of the Ediacara Member (Rawnsley Quartzite, South Australia): implications for interpretation of the Ediacaran sedimentary record. Palaios 32(3):181–194. doi: 10.2110/palo.2016.060

Tarhan LG, Hood AvS, Droser ML, Gehling JG and Briggs DEG 2017. Exceptional preservation of soft-bodied Ediacara Biota promoted by silica-rich oceans: REPLY. Geology 45(2) [Forum]. doi: 10.1017/S0016756815001053 (Open Access)

Wade CE and McAvaney SO 2017. Neoarchaean to earliest Palaeoproterozoic magmatism in the southern Gawler Craton: petrogenesis of the Minbrie Gneiss and Carpa Granite, Report Book 2016/00019. Department of State Development, South Australia, Adelaide. SARIG reference: RB 2016/00019

Wade CE and McAvaney SO 2017. Stratigraphy and geochemistry of the 1745–1700 Ma Peter Pan Supersuite, Report Book 2016/00026. Department of State Development, South Australia, Adelaide. SARIG reference: RB 2016/00026

Wopfner H and Wopfner I 2017. Trials and tribulations — oil search as a family outing, Report Book 2017/00010. Department of State Development, South Australia, Adelaide. SARIG reference: RB 2017/00010