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  • Campbell, S.,S. Roy, K. Kreutz, S.A. Arcone, E.C. Osterberg, P.O. Koons, 2013, Strain-rate estimates for crevasse formation at an alpine ice divide: Mount Hunter, Alaska, Annals of Glaciology 54(63) 2013 doi:10.3189/2013AoG63A266

  • Birkel, S. D., Putnam, A. E., Denton, Koons, P. O., Fastook, J. L., Putnam, D. E., Maasch, K. A., 2012. Climate inferences from a glaciological reconstruction of the Late Pleistocene Wind River Ice Cap, Wind River Range, Wyoming. Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research, 44(3), p. 265-276.

  • Gorman, A.R., M.G. Hill, A.R. Orpin, P.O. Koons, C.A. Landis, T.M.H. Allan, T. Johnstone, F.L. Gray, D. Wilson, E.C. Osterberg, Quaternary shelf structures SE of the South Island, imaged by high-resolution seismic profiling, New Zealand Journal Geology and Geophysics, v. 56. p. 68-82 DOI:10.1080/00288306.2013.772906

  • Koons, P.O. P.K. Zeitler, B. Hallet, 2012, Tectonic Aneurysms and Mountain Building, in: Treatise on Geomorphology, Volume5.19 doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-374739-6.00094-4 32pp.

  • Roy, S. G., Johnson, S.E., Koons, P. O., and Jin, Z.-H., 2012. Fractal analysis and thermal-elastic modeling of a subvolcanic magmatic breccia: the role of post-fragmentation partial melting and thermal fracture in clast size distributions, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., doi:10.1029/2011GC004018.

  • Winski, D., K. Kreutz, E. Osterberg, S. Campbell, R. Hooke, P.O. Koons, Wake, C., Modeling Surface energy balance on the Khiltna Glacier, Denali National Park, Central Alaskan Range, Submitted JGR;

  • Gorman, A.R., M.G. Hill, A.R. Orpin, P.O. Koons, C.A. Landis, T.M.H. Allan, T. Johnstone, F.L. Gray, D. Wilson, E.C. Osterberg, Quaternary structure, morphology, and stratigraphy of the Otago and South Canterbury shelves from 20 years of high-resolution seismic profiling investigations. New Zealand Journal Geology and Geophysics, 2011,

  • Koons, P.O., Zeitler, P.K., Hallet, B., 2011;Landscape evolution and tectonics | Tectonic aneurysms and mountain building, In: OWEN LA (ed.), Tectonic Geomorphology, Treatise in Geomorphology, 5, Praxis-Springer, Berlin.

  • Naus-Thijssen, F.M.J., Johnson, S.E. and Koons, P.O., in review. Modeling crenulation cleavage: a polymineralic approach. Submitted to the Journal of Structural Geology, June, 2009.

  • Johnson, S.E., Lenferink, H.J., Marsh, J.H., Price, N.A., Koons, P.O. and West, D.P., Jr., 2009. Kinematic vorticity analysis and evolving strength of mylonitic shear zones: new data and numerical results. Geology, 37, 1075–1078; doi: 10.1130/G30227A.1.

  • Johnson, S.E., Lenferink, H.J., Price, N.A., Marsh, J.H., Koons, P.O. West, D.P., Jr., and Beane, R., 2009. Clast-based kinematic vorticity gauges: the effects of slip at matrix/clast interfaces. Journal of Structural Geology, v. 31, doi:10.1016/j.jsg.2009.07.008.

  • Koons, P.O., 2009, On the implications of low spatial correlation of tectonic and climate variables in the western European Alps, GEOLOGY, 37, 863-864

  • Upton, P., Koons, P.O., Craw, D., Henderson, C.M. and Enlow, R., (2009) Along strike differences in the Southern Alps of New Zealand: Consequences of inherited variation in rheology. Tectonics, 28, TC2007, doi:10.1029/2008TC002353

  • Chapman, J. B., T. Pavlis, S. Gulick, A. Burger, L. Lowe, J. Spotila, R. Bruhn, M. Vorkink, P. Koons, A. Barker, K, Picornel, K. Ridgeway, B. Hallet, J. Jaeger, and J. McAlpin (2008), Neotectonics of the Yakutat collision: Changes in deformation driven by mass redistribution, in Active Tectonics and Seismic Potential of Alaska, edited by J.T. Freymueller, P.J. Haeussler, R. Wesson, and G. Ekstrom, Geophysical Monograph 179, AGU, Washington

  • Groome, W.G., Koons, P.O., and Johnson, S.E., 2008. Metamorphism, transient mid-crustal rheology, strain localization and the exhumation of high-grade metamorphic rocks. Tectonics, 27, TC1001, doi: 10.1029/2006TC001992.

  • Upton, P. and Koons, P.O. (2007) Three-dimensional geodynamic framework for the Central Southern Alps, New Zealand: Integrating geology, geophysics and mechanical observations. In: D Okaya, Stern T, Davey F (eds) AGU volume, Geotectonic Investigation of a Modern Continent-Continent Collisional Orogen: Southern Alps, NZ

  • Upton, P. Koons, P.O., 2007; Three-dimensional geodynamic framework for the central Southern Alps, New Zealand; Integrating geology, geophysics and mechanical observations. In: A continental plate boundary: Tectonics of South Island, New Zealand. AGU Geophysical Monograph Series 175; p 253-270.

  • Gerbi, C., Johnson, S. E., Koons, P. O., 2006. Controls on low-pressure anatexis. Journal of Metamorphic Geology 24, 107-118. doi:10.1111/j.1525-1314.2005.00628.x

  • Upton, P., Craw, D., Caldwell, T.G., Koons, P.O. James, Z., Wannamaker, P.E., Jiracek, G.J., and Chamberlain, C.P. (2003) Upper crustal fluid flow in the outboard region of the Southern Alps, New Zealand. Geofluids, 3, 1-12.

  • Upton, P., Koons, P.O., and Eberhart-Phillips, D. (2003) Extension and partitioning in an oblique subduction zone, New Zealand: Constraints from three-dimensional numerical modelling. Tectonics, 22, 1068, doi:10.1029/2002 TC 001431.

  • Upton, P., Koons, P.O. and Chamberlain, C.P. (1995) Penetration of deformation-driven meteoric water into ductile rocks; isotopic and model observations from the Southern Alps, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics. 38, 535-544.


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