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Professor Rob Strachan

Professor of Geology

  1. Early online

    Pannotia: In defence of its existence and geodynamic significance

    J. B. Murphy, R. D. Nance, P. A. Cawood, W. J. Collins, W. Dan, L. S. Doucet, P. J. Heron, Z.-X. Li, R. N. Mitchell, S. Pisarevsky & 5 others, P. K. Pufahl, C. Quesada, C. J. Spencer, Professor Rob Strachan & L. Wu, 15 Jul 2020, In: Geological Society Special Publications.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  2. Early online

    Patterns of Silurian deformation and magmatism during sinistral oblique convergence, northern Scottish Caledonides

    Professor Rob Strachan, G. I. Alsop, J. Ramezani, R. E. Frazer, I. M. Burns & R. E. Holdsworth, 6 May 2020, In: Journal of the Geological Society. jgs2020-039.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. 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

  4. Published

    Precambrian (4.56 - 1 Ga)

    Professor Rob Strachan, Dr James Darling, Professor Craig Storey, Brendan Murphy & Graham Shields, 25 Oct 2020, Geologic Time Scale 2020. Gradstein, F., Ogg, J., Schmitz, M. & Ogg, G. (eds.). Elsevier, Vol. 1. p. 481-494 14 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  5. Published

    Progressive fold and fabric evolution associated with regional strain gradients across a Scandian ductile thrust nappe, Scottish Caledonides

    G. Alsop, D. Cheer, Professor Rob Strachan, M. Krabbendam, P. Kinny, R. Holdsworth & A. Leslie, 2010, Continental tectonics and mountain building – the legacy of Peach and Horne. Law, R., Butler, R., Holdsworth, R., Krabbendam, M. & Strachan, R. (eds.). 335 ed. London: Geological Society of London, p. 255-274 20 p. (Geological Society of London Special Publications; no. 335).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  6. Published

    Proto-Avalonia: A 1.2–1.0 Ga tectonothermal event and constraints for the evolution of Rodinia

    J. B. Murphy, Professor Rob Strachan, R. D. Nance, K. D. Parker & Professor Mike Fowler, 2000, In: Geology. 28, 12, p. 1071-1074

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. 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

  8. Published

    Provenance record of Laurentian passive-margin strata in the northern Caledonides: implications for paleodrainage and paleogeography

    P. Cawood, A. Nemchin & Professor Rob Strachan, 2007, In: Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 119, 7-8, p. 993-1003 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  9. Published

    P–T constraints and timing of Barrovian metamorphism in the Shetland Islands, Scottish Caledonides: implications for the structural setting of the Unst ophiolite

    K. Cutts, M. Hand, D. Kelsey & Professor Rob Strachan, 2011, In: Journal of the Geological Society. 168, 6, p. 1265-1284 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  10. Published

    Regional-scale lateral variation and linkage in ductile thrust architecture: the Oykel Transverse Zone, and mullions, in the Moine Nappe, NW Scotland

    A. Leslie, M. Krabbendam, G. Kimbell & Professor Rob Strachan, 2010, Continental tectonics and mountain building – the legacy of Peach and Horne. Law, R., Butler, R., Holdsworth, R., Krabbendam, M. & Strachan, R. (eds.). 335 ed. London: Geological Society of London, p. 359-381 23 p. (Geological Society of London Special Publications; no. 335).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  11. Published

    Sedimentary basin and detrital zircon record along East Laurentia and Baltica during assembly and breakup of Rodinia

    P. Cawood, A. Nemchin, Professor Rob Strachan, A. Prave & M. Krabbendam, Mar 2007, In: Journal of the Geological Society. 164, 2, p. 257-275 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  12. Published

    Sedimentology of the early Neoproterozoic Morar Group in northern Scotland: implications for basin models and tectonic setting

    H. Bonsor, Professor Rob Strachan, A. Prave & M. Krabbendam, 2012, In: Journal of the Geological Society. 169, 1, p. 53-65 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  13. 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

  14. Published

    Structural setting and U-Pb zircon geochronology of the Glen Scaddle Metagabbro: evidence for polyphase Scandian ductile deformation in the Caledonides of northern Scotland

    Professor Rob Strachan & J. Evans, May 2008, In: Geological Magazine. 145, 3, p. 361-371 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  15. Published

    Tectonic plates come apart at the seams

    J. Murphy, G. Gutierrez-Alonso, R. Nance, J. Fernandez-Suarez, J. Keppie, C. Quesada, Professor Rob Strachan & J. Dostal, Mar 2008, In: American Scientist. 96, 2, p. 129-137 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  16. Published

    Tectonic stratigraphy and structural continuity of the northernmost Moine Thrust Zone and Moine Nappe, Scottish Caledonides

    R. Holdsworth, G. Alsop & Professor Rob Strachan, 2007, Deformation of the continental crust: the legacy of Mike Coward. Ries, A., Butler, R. & Graham, R. (eds.). 272 ed. London: Geological Society of London, Vol. 272. p. 121-142 22 p. (Geological Society Special Publication; no. 272).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  17. Published

    Terrane analysis along a Neoproterozoic active margin of Gondwana: insights from U–Pb zircon geochronology

    Professor Rob Strachan, A. Collins, C. Buchan, R. Nance, J. Murphy & R. D'Lemos, Jan 2007, In: Journal of the Geological Society. 164, 1, p. 57-60 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  18. Published

    The Cadomian tectonics

    U. Linnemann, R. D'Lemos, K. Drost, T. Jeffries, A. Gerdes, R. Romer, S. Samson & Professor Rob Strachan, 2008, Geology of Europe, Volume 1: Precambrian & Palaeozoic. McCann, T. (ed.). London: Geological Society of London, p. 103-154 52 p. (GSL Geology of ...).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  19. Published

    The Highland border ophiolite of Scotland: observations from the Highland Workshop field excursion of April 2008

    W. Henderson, P. Tanner & Professor Rob Strachan, Feb 2009, In: Scottish Journal of Geology. 45, 1, p. 13-18 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  20. 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

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