Devon A. Orme
Research Interests: Tectonics, sedimentology & stratigraphy, basin analysis, low-temperature thermochronology, forearc basins, convergent margins
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New Publication (December 2017): Check out new research in Geoscience Frontiers: Burial and exhumation history of the Xigaze Forearc, Yarlung Suture Zone, Tibet, Geoscience Frontiers, doi: 10.1016/j.gsf.2017.11.011. Open access is provided by China University of Geosciences (Beijing).
GSA Annual Meeting, October 22-25: Check out special sessions on “Challenges in Tectonics”, including session T220 where I will present a new 4D model of the northern Great Valley forearc basin, California.
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.
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.
SOMEWHAT RECENT NEWS:
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.