About Me

Devon A. Orme 

Post Doctoral Scholar

Geological and Environmental Sciences

Stanford University

Email: dorme@stanford.edu

Research Interests: Sedimentology & stratigraphy, Basin analysis, Low-temperature thermochronology, Convergent margins


New Publication (August 2016): Check out exciting new research in EPSL: Long-term tectonothermal history of Laramide basement from zircon-He age-eU correlations, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2016.07.046. The article is available as open access until October 2016.

New Publication (August 2016): Check out our new article in JSR: Basin Analysis of the Albian-Santonian Xigaze forearc, Lazi region, south-central Tibet,  doi:10.2110/jsr.2016.59.

Traveling Geologist: Interested in what field work entails? Check out my blog post on Traveling Geologist: “A contrast of field work in Tibet and Patagonia”.

New Appointment: In January 2017, I will join the faculty as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Geosciences at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. Check out our awesome new website, an effort led by Assistant Professor Arya Udry!

New Publication (June 2016): Check out our new article led by Barbara Carrapa in Geology: Asymmetric exhumation of the Mount Everest region: Implications for the tectono-topographic evolution of the Himalaya, doi:10.1130/G37756.1.

April 2016: I recently returned from fieldwork in Patagonia, Argentina! Check out some photos on the Field Photos page.

August 2015: I started a new position as a Postdoctoral Scholar in the School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences at Stanford University under the guidance of Dr. Stephan Graham.


New Publication (July 2015): Check out our new article in G-cubed: Effects of inherited cores and magmatic overgrowths on zircon (U-Th)/He ages and age-eU trends from Greater Himalayan sequence rocks, Mt. Everest region, Tibet, doi/10.1002/2015GC005818.

GeoDaze2015: I was awarded “Best Overall Talk” at the Department of Geosciences Annual Symposium this April. Check out more information about GeoDaze.

New Publication: Check out our new article in EPSL: Lower Cretaceous Xigaze ophiolites formed in the Gangdese forearc: Evidence from paleomagnetism, sediment provenance, and stratigraphy, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2015.01.032

New Publication: Check out our new article in Chemical Geology: Effects of U-Th-rich grain boundary phases on apatite helium ages, doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2014.09.023.

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