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Griffin, W.L., Begg, G.C. and O’Reilly, S.Y. 2013. Continental-root control on the genesis of magmatic ore deposits. Nature Geoscience, 6, 905-910, 13th October, doi:10.1038/NGEO1954.

 

Hronsky, J.M.A., Groves, D.I., Loucks, R.R. and Begg, G.C., 2012. A unified model for gold mineralisation in accretionary orogens and implications for regional-scale exploration targeting methods. Mineralium Deposita, 47, no.1, doi: 10.1007/s00126-012-0402-y.

 

Andersson, U.B., Begg, G.C., Griffin, W.L. and Hogdahl, K. 2011. Ancient and juvenile components in the continental crust and mantle: Hf isotopes in zircon from Svecofennian magmatic rocks and rapakivi granites in Sweden. Lithosphere, 3, no. 6, 409-419

 

Griffin, W.L., Begg, G.C., Dunn, D., O’Reilly, S.Y., Natapov, L.M. and Karlstrom, K. 2011. Archean lithospheric mantle beneath Arkansas: continental growth by microcontinent accretion. Bull. Geol. Soc. America 123, no. 9-10, p. 1763-1775, doi:10.1130/B30253.1.

 

Begg, G.C., Hronsky, J.A.M., Arndt, N.T., Griffin, W.L., O’Reilly, S.Y. and Hayward, N., 2010. Lithospheric, cratonic, and geodynamic setting of Ni-Cu-PGE sulfide deposits. Economic Geology 105, 1057-1070.

 

Belousova, E.A., Kostitsyn, Y.A., Griffin, W.L., Begg, G.C., O’Reilly, S.Y., And Pearson, N.J., 2010. The growth of the continental crust: Constraints from zircon Hf-isotope data. Lithos 119, 457-466.

 

O’Reilly, S.Y., Zhang, M., Griffin, W.L., Begg, G. and Hronsky, J. 2009. Ultradeep continental roots and their oceanic remnants: a solution to the geochemical “mantle reservoir” problem? Lithos 112, Supp. 2, 1043-1054.

 

Begg, G.C., Griffin, W.L., Natapov, L.M., O'Reilly, S. Y., Grand, S., O'Neill, C. J., Hronsky, J.M.A, Poudjom Djomani, Y., Deen, T. & Bowden, P., 2009.. The lithospheric architecture of Africa: Seismic tomography, mantle petrology and tectonic evolution. Geosphere 5;23-50. doi:10.1130/GES00179.1

 

Griffin, W.L., O’Reilly, S.Y., Afonso, J.C. and Begg, G.C., 2009. The Composition and Evolution of Lithospheric Mantle: A Re-evaluation and its Tectonic Implications. Journal of Petrology, 50, no.7, 1185-1204.

 

Deen, T., Griffin, W.L., Begg, G., O’Reilly, S.Y. and Natapov, L.M. 2006. Thermal and compositional structure of the subcontinental lithospheric mantle: Derivation from shear-wave seismic tomography. Geochemistry, Geophysics and Geosystems, doi:10.1029/2005GC001164

 

Xiao, L., Hayward, N., Begg, G., Fu, M., Wang, F., Pirajno, F. 2005. The Jinxi-Yelmand high-sulfidation epithermal gold deposit, Western Tianshan, Xinjiang Province, P.R. China. Ore Geology Reviews, 26, 17-37.

 

Hart, C.J.R., Wang, Y., Goldfarb, R., Begg, G., Mao, J., & Dong, L. 2003. Axi and Associated Epithermal Gold Deposits in the Western Tianshan, Xinjiang, P.R. China. In Mao, Goldfarb, Seltmann, Wang, Xiao & Hart (Eds), Tectonic Evolution and Metallogeny of the Chinese Altay and Tianshan Proceedings Volume of the International Symposium of the IGCP-473 project in Urumqi and Guidebook of the Field Excursion in Xinjiang, China: August 9-21, 2003 IAGOD Guidebook Series 10: CERCAMS/NHM London, pp. 209-226.

 

Begg G.C. & Gray D.R., 2002, Arc dynamics and tectonic history of Fiji based on stress and kinematic analysis of dykes and faults of the Tavua Volcano, Viti Levu Island, Fiji, Tectonics, 21, no.4, 435-370.

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