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Professor Rob Strachan

Professor of Geology

  1. 2012
  2. Published

    Provenance of the Highland Border Complex: constraints on Laurentian margin accretion in the Scottish Caledonides

    P. Cawood, R. Merle, Professor Rob Strachan & P. Tanner, Sep 2012, In: Journal of the Geological Society. 169, 5, p. 575-586 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. 2013
  4. Published

    Lu–Hf and Sm–Nd dating of metamorphic garnet: evidence for multiple accretion events during the Caledonian orogeny in Scotland

    A. Bird, M. Thirlwall, Professor Rob Strachan & C. J. Manning, Mar 2013, In: Journal of the Geological Society. 170, 2, p. 301-317 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  5. Published

    Petrogenesis of the Neoproterozoic West Highland Granitic Gneiss, Scottish Caledonides: cryptic mantle input to S-type granites?

    Professor Mike Fowler, I. Millar, Professor Rob Strachan & A. Fallick, May 2013, In: Lithos. 168-9, p. 173-185 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  6. Published

    Thermal structure and tectonic evolution of the Scandian orogenic wedge, Scottish Caledonides: integrating geothermometry, deformation temperatures and conceptual kinematic-thermal models

    J. Thigpen, R. Law, C. Loehn, Professor Rob Strachan, R. Tracy, G. Lloyd, B. Roth & S. Brown, Oct 2013, In: Journal of Metamorphic Geology. 31, 8, p. 813-842 30 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. Published

    U-Pb detrital zircon geochronology of the Dalradian Supergroup, Shetland Islands, Scotland

    Professor Rob Strachan, A. R. Prave, C. L. Kirkland & Professor Craig Storey, Nov 2013, In: Journal of the Geological Society. 170, 6, p. 905-916

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  8. 2014
  9. Published

    The Laurentian Caledonides of Scotland and Ireland

    David M. Chew & Professor Rob Strachan, 1 Jan 2014, In: Geological Society Special Publications. 390, 1, p. 45-91 47 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  10. Published

    Armorican provenance for the mélange deposits below the Lizard ophiolite (Cornwall, UK): evidence for Devonian obduction of Cadomian and Lower Palaeozoic crust onto the southern margin of Avalonia

    Professor Rob Strachan, Ulf Linnemann, Teresa Jeffries, Kerstin Drost & Jens Ulrich, Jul 2014, In: International Journal of Earth Sciences. 103, 5, p. 1359-1383

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  11. Published

    Contrasting magma emplacement mechanisms within the Rogart igneous complex, NW Scotland, record the switch from regional contraction to strike-slip during the Caledonian orogeny

    H. Kocks, Professor Rob Strachan, Professor Mike Fowler & J. Evans, Sep 2014, In: Geological Magazine. 151, 05, p. 899-915

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  12. 2015
  13. Published

    Neoproterozoic to early Paleozoic extensional and compressional history of East Laurentian margin sequences: the Moine Supergroup, Scottish Caledonides

    Peter A. Cawood, Professor Rob Strachan, Renaud E. Merle, Ian L. Millar, Staci L. Loewy, Ian W. D. Dalziel, Peter D. Kinny, Fred Jourdan, Alexander A. Nemchin & James N. Connelly, 1 Mar 2015, In: Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 127, 3-4, p. 349-371 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  14. Published

    U-Pb zircon constraints on obduction initiation of the Unst Ophiolite: an oceanic core complex in the Scottish Caledonides?

    Q. G. Crowley & Professor Rob Strachan, 30 Apr 2015, In: Journal of the Geological Society. 172, 3, p. 279-282

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  15. Published

    The Neoproterozoic to Mid-Devonian evolution of Scotland: a review and unresolved issues

    J. F. Dewey, I. W. D. Dalziel, R. J. Reavy & Professor Rob Strachan, 1 May 2015, In: Scottish Journal of Geology. 51, 1, p. 5-30

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  16. Published

    Silurian to Devonian magmatism, molybdenite mineralization, regional exhumation and brittle strike-slip deformation along the Loch Shin Line, NW Scotland

    R. Holdsworth, E. Dempsey, D. Selby, Dr James Darling, M. Feely, A. Costanzo, Professor Rob Strachan, P. Waters & A.J. Finlay, Nov 2015, In: Journal of the Geological Society. 172, 6, p. 748-762

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  17. 2016
  18. Published

    Evidence from Rb–Sr mineral ages for multiple orogenic events in the Caledonides of Shetland, Scotland

    S. Walker, M. F. Thirlwall, Professor Rob Strachan & A. F. Bird, 1 May 2016, In: Journal of the Geological Society. 173, 3, p. 489-503

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  19. Published

    Linking collisional and accretionary orogens during Rodinia assembly and breakup: Implications for models of supercontinent cycles

    Peter A. Cawood, Professor Rob Strachan, Sergei A. Pisarevsky, Dmitry P. Gladkochub & J. Brendan Murphy, 1 Sep 2016, In: Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 449, p. 118-126

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  20. 2017
  21. Published

    Identification of mantle peridotite as a possible Iapetan ophiolite sliver in south Shetland, Scottish Caledonides

    James M. D. Day, Brian O'Driscoll, Professor Rob Strachan, J. Stephen Daly & Richard J. Walker, Jan 2017, In: Journal of the Geological Society. 174, p. 88-92

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  22. Published

    Evidence from U–Pb zircon geochronology for early Neoproterozoic (Tonian) reworking of an Archaean inlier in northeastern Shetland, Scottish Caledonides

    I. Jahn, Professor Rob Strachan, Professor Mike Fowler, Dr Emilie Bruand, P. D. Kinny, C. Clark & R. J. M. Taylor, Mar 2017, In: Journal of the Geological Society. 174, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  23. Published

    U–Pb zircon geochronology and geodynamic significance of ‘Newer Granite’ plutons in Shetland, northernmost Scottish Caledonides

    Penny Lancaster, Professor Rob Strachan, Dr Dean Bullen, Professor Mike Fowler, Mariana Jaramillo & Ana M. Saldarriaga, 1 May 2017, In: Journal of the Geological Society. 174, 3, p. 486-497 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  24. 2018
  25. Published

    First evidence of Renlandian (c. 950-940 Ma) orogeny in Mainland Scotland: implications for the status of the Moine Supergroup and circum-North Atlantic correlations

    Anna Bird, Kathryn Cutts, Professor Rob Strachan, Matthew F. Thirlwall & Martin Hand, 1 Feb 2018, In: Precambrian Research. 305, p. 283-294 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  26. Early online
  27. Early online

    Crustal reworking and orogenic styles inferred from zircon Hf isotopes: Proterozoic examples from the North Atlantic region

    C. J. Spencer, C. l. Kirkland, A. R. Prave, Professor Rob Strachan & V. Pease, 19 Oct 2018, In: Geoscience Frontiers.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

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