Select Publications Using Isotope Data

Bollen, E.M., Stowell, H.H., Rusmore, M.E., Woodsworth, G.J., Cecil, R., Gehrels, G.E., in press. The tempo of metamorphism and magmatism, Coast Mountains batholith, Canada. Journal of Metamorphic Geology.

Carty, K., Schwartz, J., Wiesenfeld, J., Klepeis, K., Stowell, H.H., Tulloch, A., Barnes, C.G., 2021. Magma chamber geometry and melt interconnectivity in the lower crust of a continental arc, Fiordland, New Zealand, Journal of Petrology, 62, 9, p. 1-41.

Gatewood, M.P., Dragovic, B. Stowell, H.H., Baxter, E.F., Hirsch, D.M., Bloom, R.A., 2015. Evaluating chemical equilibrium in metamorphic rocks using major element and Sm-Nd isotopic age zoning in garnet, Townsend Dam, Vermont, USA, Chemical Geology, v. 401, 151-168.

Gatewood, M.P., Stowell, H.H., 2012. Linking zircon U–Pb and garnet Sm–Nd ages to date loading and metamorphism in the lower crust of a Cretaceous magmatic arc, Swakane Gneiss, WA, USA. Lithos, v. 146-147, 128-141.

Gatewood, M.P., Stowell, H.H., 2017. Thrust loading as a mechanism for crustal recycling: an example from the Swakane Gneiss, Cascades Crystalline Core, WA, USA, in Law, R.D., Thigpen, J.R., Merschat, A.J., and Stowell, H.H., eds., Linkages and Feedbacks in Orogenic Systems, Geological Society of America Memoir 213.

Klepeis, K.A., Schwartz, J., Stowell, H.,Tulloch, A., 2016. Gneiss domes, vertical and horizontal mass transfer, and the initiation of extension in the hot lower crustal root of a continental arc, Fiordland, New Zealand. Lithosphere, 8, 116-140.

Schwartz, J.J., Stowell, H.H., Klepeis, K., Zamora, C., Tulloch, A., Kylander-Clark, A., Hacker, B., Coble, M., 2016, Thermochronology of extensional orogenic collapse in the deep crust, Fiordland, New Zealand, Geosphere, 12, 3, 1-31.

Schwartz, J.J., Klepeis, K., Sadorski, J.F., Stowell, H.H., Tulloch, A., and Coble, M., 2017. The tempo of continental arc construction in the Mesozoic Median Batholith, Fiordland, New Zealand. Lithosphere. doi:10.1130/L610.1.

Stowell, H.H., Bollen, E., McKay, M.P., Thigpen, J.R., Dickson, H.F, Madden, J.R., Fiechtner, C., and Ionescu, A., 2021, Tectonism and metamorphism along a southern Appalachian transect across the Blue Ridge and Piedmont, USA, in Florsheim, J., Koeberl, C., McKay, M.P., and Riggs, N., eds., 2021 GSA Section Meeting Guides: Geological Society of America Field Guide 61, p. 1–38,

Stowell, H.H., Bulman, G.R., Tinkham, D.K., Zuluaga, C.A., 2011. Garnet growth during crustal thickening in the Cascades Crystalline Core, Washington, U.S.A. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, v. 29, 627-647.

Stowell, H.H., Odom Parker, K., Gatewood, M.P., Tulloch, A., Koenig, A., 2014. Temporal links between pluton emplacement, garnet granulite metamorphism, partial melting, and extensional collapse in the lower crust of a Cretaceous magmatic arc, Fiordland New Zealand, Journal of Metamorphic Geology, v. 32, 151-175.

Stowell, H.H., Schwartz, J.J., Bollen, E., Tulloch, A., Ramezani, J., Klepeis, K., 2021. Timescales and rates of intrusive and metamorphic processes determined from zircon and garnet in migmatitic granulite, Fiordland, New Zealand, American Mineralogist, DOI:

Stowell, H.H., Schwartz, J.J., Ingram, S.B., III, Madden, J., Jernigan, C., Steltenpohl, M., Mueller, P., 2019. Linking metamorphism, magma generation, and synorogenic sedimentation to crustal thickening during Southern Appalachian mountain building, USA. Lithosphere,

Stowell, H.H., Schwartz, J., Klepeis, K., Hout, C., Tulloch, A., Koenig, A., 2017. Sm-Nd garnet ages for granulite and eclogite in the Breaksea Orthogneiss and widespread granulite facies metamorphism of the lower crust, Fiordland magmatic arc, Lithosphere.

Stowell, H.H., Tulloch, A., Zuluaga, C.A., Koenig, A., 2010, Timing and duration of garnet granulite metamorphism in magmatic arc crust, Fiordland, New Zealand: Chemical Geology, v. 273, 91-110.