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Selected publications relating to geoscience in South Australia published in key scientific journals or by the Government of South Australia's Mineral Resources and Energy Resources Divisions are listed below. Authors from the Mineral Resources and Energy Resources Divisions are shown in bold.

External publications link to abstracts via the doi (digital object identifier).

Mineral Resources and Energy Resources publications can be downloaded via the South Australian Resources Information Gateway (SARIG)

These references have been sourced by the Geoscience Library using the American Geological Institute ‘GeoRef’ database, publishing company listings, Mineral and Energy Resources Divisions' databases, Google Scholar and new publication alerts.

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Latest

Last updated 18 June 2019

Alley NF, Hore SB and Frakes LA 2019. Glaciations at high-latitude Southern Australia during the Early Cretaceous. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. doi: 10.1080/08120099.2019.1590457

Claybourn TM, Jacquet SM, Skovsted CB, Topper TP, Holmer LE and Brock GA 2019. Mollusks from the upper Shackleton Limestone (Cambrian Series 2), Central Transantarctic Mountains, East Antarctica. Journal of Paleontology 93(3):437–459. doi: 10.1017/jpa.2018.84

Cooper BJ 2019. Heritage stone in South Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. doi: 10.1080/08120099.2018.1547323

Dickson BL 2019. Which water formed Australian sediment-hosted precious and potch opal? Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 66(5):645–655. doi: 10.1080/08120099.2019.1572032

Dmitrijeva M, Ehrig KJ, Ciobanu CL, Cook NJ, Verdugo-Ihl MR and Metcalfe AV 2019. Defining IOCG signatures through compositional data analysis: a case study of lithogeochemical zoning from the Olympic Dam deposit, South Australia. Ore Geology Reviews 105:86–101. doi: 10.1016/j.oregeorev.2018.12.013

Elliott P and Willis AC 2019. Whiteite-(MnMnMg), a new jahnsite-group mineral from Iron Monarch, South Australia: description and crystal structure. The Canadian Mineralogist 57(2):215–223. doi: 10.3749/canmin.1800070

Foss CA, Gouthas G, Cowley WM, Katona LF, Hutchens MF and Reed GD 2019. PACE Copper Gawler Craton Airborne Geophysical Survey, Region 9A, Childara – Enhanced geophysical imagery and magnetic source depth models, Report Book 2019/00008. Department for Energy and Mining, South Australia, Adelaide. SARIG reference: RB 2019/00008

Kernen RA, Giles KA, Poe PL, Gannaway Dalton CE, Rowan MG, Fiduk JC and Hearon TE 2019. Origin of the Neoproterozoic rim dolomite as lateral carbonate caprock, Patawarta salt sheet, Flinders Ranges, South Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. doi: 10.1080/08120099.2019.1588695

Keyser W, Ciobanu CL, Cook NJ, Courtney-Davies L, Kennedy A, Wade BP, Ehrig KJ, Dmitrijeva M, Kontonikas-Charos A, Feltus H and Johnson G 2019. Petrographic and geochronological constraints on the granitic basement to the Middleback Range, South Australia. Precambrian Research 324:170–193. doi: 10.1016/j.precamres.2019.01.024

Langsford NR, Raimondo T and Jago JB 2019. Red crust: evidence for an early Paleozoic oceanic anoxic event. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. doi: 10.1080/08120099.2018.1563827

Lewis ID 2019. South Australian geology and the State Heritage Register: an example of geoconservation of the Naracoorte Caves complex and karst environment. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. doi: 10.1080/08120099.2019.1608300

Mount TJ, Jago JB, Langsford NR and Dalgarno CR 2019. Geological setting of the Moorowie Formation, lower Cambrian Hawker Group, Mt Chambers Gorge, eastern Flinders Ranges, South Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. doi: 10.1080/08120099.2019.1586771

Normington VJ,  Hill SM, Tiddy CJ and Giles D 2019. Sedimentology of the late Palaeozoic sedimentary rocks of the Arckaringa Basin, South Australia, Report Book 2019/00006. Department for Energy and Mining, South Australia, Adelaide. SARIG reference: RB 2019/00006

Reid AJ, Halpin JA and Dutch RA 2019. Timing and style of high-temperature metamorphism across the Western Gawler Craton during the Paleo- to Mesoproterozoic. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. doi: 10.1080/08120099.2019.1602565

Tott KA, Spry PG, Pollock MV, Koenig A, Both RA and Ogierman J 2019. Ferromagnesian silicates and oxides as vectors to metamorphosed sediment-hosted Pb-Zn-Ag-(Cu-Au) deposits in the Cambrian Kanmantoo Group, South Australia. Journal of Geochemical Exploration 200:112–138. doi: 10.1016/j.gexplo.2019.01.015

Wopfner H 2019. 1959: Delhi-Frome-Santos Innamincka 1 – the era of Cooper Basin exploration is kindled, Report Book 2019/00007. Department for Energy and Mining, South Australia, Adelaide. SARIG reference: RB 2019/00007

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Brocx M and Semeniuk V 2019. The ‘8Gs’ – a blueprint for Geoheritage, Geoconservation, Geo-education and Geotourism. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences doi: 10.1080/08120099.2019.1576767

Cann JH 2019. Geological field guides as educational tools: the Coorong, South Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences doi: 10.1080/08120099.2018.1487469

Conor CHH and Preiss WV 2019. Cryogenian glaciomarine megaclasts of the MacDonald Corridor, Bimbowrie Conservation Park, Olary Region, South Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences doi: 10.1080/08120099.2018.1553206

Counts JW, Dalgarno CR, Amos KJ and Hasiotis ST 2019. Lateral facies variability along the margin of an outcropping salt-withdrawal minibasin, South Australia. Journal of Sedimentary Research 89(1):28–45. doi: 10.2110/jsr.2019.2

Dickson BL 2019. Which water formed Australian sediment-hosted precious and potch opal? Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 66(5):645–655. doi: 10.1080/08120099

Droser ML, Gehling JG, Tarhan LG, Evans SD, Hall CMS, Hughes IV, Hughes EB, Dzaugis ME, Dzaugis MP, Dzaugis PW and Rice D 2019. Piecing together the puzzle of the Ediacara Biota: Excavation and reconstruction at the Ediacara National Heritage site Nilpena (South Australia). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 513(1):132–145. doi: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2017.09.007

Ferguson MRM, Ehrig K and Meffre S 2019. Insights into magma histories through silicate-oxide crystal clusters: Linking the Hiltaba Suite intrusive rocks to the Gawler Range Volcanics, Gawler Craton, South Australia. Precambrian Research 321:103–122. doi: 10.1016/j.precamres.2018.11.015

Hall LS, Palu TJ, Murray AP, Boreham CJ, Edwards DS, Hill AJ and Troup A 2019. Hydrocarbon prospectivity of the Cooper Basin, Australia. AAPG Bulletin 103(1):31–63. doi: 10.1306/05111817249

Keyser W, Ciobanu CL, Cook NJ, Dmitrijeva M, Courtney-Davies L, Feltus H, Gilbert S, Johnson G and Ehrig K 2019. Iron-oxides constrain BIF evolution in terranes with protracted geological histories: The Iron Count prospect, Middleback Ranges, South Australia. Lithos 324-325:20–38. doi: 10.1016/j.lithos.2018.10.035

Liu AG, McMahon S, Matthews JJ, Still JW and Brasier AT 2019. Petrological evidence supports the death mask model for the preservation of Ediacaran soft-bodied organisms in South Australia. Geology 47(3):215–218. doi: 10.1130/G45918.1

Motta JG, Betts PG, de Souza Filho CR, Thiel S, Curtis S and Armit RJ 2019. Proxies for basement structure and its implications for Mesoproterozoic metallogenic provinces in the Gawler Craton. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth  doi: 10.1029/2018JB016829 (Open Access)

Preiss WV 2019. The tectonic history of Adelaide's scarp-forming faults. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 66(3):305–365. doi: 10.1080/08120099.2018.1546228

Rowan MG, HearonIV TE, Kernen RA, Giles KA, Gannaway-Dalton CE, Williams NJ, Fiduk JC, Lawton TF, Hannah PT and Fischer MP 2019. A review of allochthonous salt tectonics in the Flinders and Willouran ranges, South Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences doi: 10.1080/08120099.2018.1553063

Salmachi A, Dunlop E, Rajabi M, Yarmohammadtooski Z and Begg S 2019. Investigation of permeability change in ultradeep coal seams using time-lapse pressure transient analysis: A pilot project in the Cooper Basin, Australia. AAPG Bulletin 103(1):91–107. doi: 10.1306/05111817277

Schmandt DS, Cook NJ, Ciobanu CL, Ehrig KJ, Wade BP, Gilbert S and Kamenetsky VS 2019.  Rare earth element phosphate minerals from the Olympic Dam Cu-U-Au-Ag Deposit, South Australia: Recognizing temporal-spatial controls on REE mineralogy in an evolved IOCG System. The Canadian Mineralogist 57:1–22. doi: 10.3749/canmin.1800043

Wopfner H 2019. An alpine geologist for Santos exploration in the Great Artesian Basin May to December 1956, Report Book 2019/00002. Department for Energy and Mining, South Australia, Adelaide. SARIG reference: RB 2019/00002

Yun H, Brock GA, Zhang X, Li L, GarcĂ­a-Bellido DC and Paterson JR 2019. A new chancelloriid from the Emu Bay Shale (Cambrian Stage 4) of South Australia. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology doi: 10.1080/14772019.2018.1496952

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