Department Home Atmospheric Science Geology and Geophysics Geography

Recent publications (2007 - Present):

(* - Denotes Graduate or Undergraduate Student Author)
  1. *Morsy, S., Hetherington, C.J and Sheng, J.J. (2015): Effect of low-concentration HCl on the mineralogy, physical and mechanical properties, and recovery factors of some shales. Journal of Unconventional Oil and Gas, 9, 94-102.

  2. Woodard, J. and Hetherington, C.J. (2014): Carbonatite in a post-collisional tectonic setting: Geochronology and emplacement conditions at Naantali, SW Finland. Precambrian Research, 240, 94-107.
  3. Hetherington, C.J.,and Dumond, G. (2013): Versatile monazite: Resolving geological records and solving challenges in materials science." American Mineralogist 98(5-6): 817-818.
  4. Hetherington, C.J., Nakrem, H.A. and Potel, S. (2011): Note on the composition and mineralogy of Wenlock Silurian bentonites from the Ringerike District: Implications for local and regional stratigraphic correlation and sedimentary environments. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 91, 181-192.
  5. *Oalmann, J.A.G., Barnes, C.G. and Hetherington, C.J. (2011): Geology of the island of Ylvingen, Nordland, Norway and evidence for pre-Scandian (~475 Ma) exhumation in the Helgeland Nappe Complex. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 91, 77-99.
  6. Williams, M.L., Jercinovic, M.J., Harlov, D.E. Budzyń, B. and Hetherington, C.J. (2011) Resetting monazite ages during fluid-related alteration. Chemical Geology, 283, 218-225.
  7. Harlov, D.E., Wirth, R. and Hetherington, C.J. (2011): Fluid-mediated partial alteration in monazite: the role of coupled dissolution-reprecipitation in element redistribution and mass transfer. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology. 162(2), 329–348
  8. Budzyń, B., Hetherington, C.J., Williams, M.L., Jercinovic, M.J. and Michalik, M. (2010): Monazite stability in gneiss pebbles from the Silesian Unit (Western Outer Carpathians, Poland). Mineralogical Magazine. 74(4), 659–681 
  9. Hetherington, C.J., Harlov, D.E. and *Budzyń, B. (2010): Experimental metasomatism of monazite and xenotime: mineral stability, REE mobility and fluid composition. Mineralogy and Petrology. 99, 165-184. 
  10. Harlov, D.E. and Hetherington, C.J. (2010): Metasomatic alteration of monazite: constraints on fluid chemistry and the dating of mass transport. American Mineralogist. 95, 1105-1108.
  11. Roberts, R.J., Corfu, F., Torsvik, T.H., Hetherington, C.J. and Ashwal, L.D. (2010): Alkaline and cabonatitic magmatism coeval with mafic plutonism in the Seiland Igneous Province, Northern Norway: Age and palaeotectonic significance. Journal of the Geological Society. 167(1), 71-81. 
  12. Hetherington, C.J., Williams, M.L., Jercinovic, M.J. and Mahan, K. (2008): Understanding geologic processes with xenotime: composition, chronology, and a protocol for electron-probe micro-analysis. Chemical Geology. 254, 133-147 
  13. Hetherington, C.J. and Harlov, D.E (2008): Metasomatically induced formation of thorite and uraninite inclusions in xenotime and monazite from granite pegmatites, Hidra anorthosite massif, southwestern Norway: Mechanics and fluid chemistry. American Mineralogist. 93, 806-820 
  14. Hetherington, C.J., Lundmark M., Graeser, S. and Gieré, R. (2008): Late Ordovician magmatism and its role in the evolution of barium anomalies in the Berisal Complex. International Journal of Earth Sciences. 97, 51-69. 
  15. *Budzyń, B., Hetherington, C.J., Williams, M.L., Jercinovic, M.J., *Dumond, G. and Michalik, M. (2008): Application of electron probe micro-analysis U-Th-total Pb geochronology to provenance studies of sedimentary rocks: An example from the Carpathian Flysch. Chemical Geology. 254, 148-163.

   Publications prior to 2007:

  1. Hetherington, C.J. and Villa, I.M. (2007): Barium silicates of the Berisal Complex: A study in geochronology and rare-gas release systematics. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 71(13), 3336-3347 (doi:10.1016/j.gca.2007.05.001).
  2. Ashwal, L.D., Armstrong, R.C., *Roberts, R.J., Schmitz, M.D., Hetherington, C.J., Corfu, F., Burke, K. and *Gerber, M. (2007): Geochronology of large zircons from nepheline syenite gneisses as constraints on tectonic setting: an example from southern Malawi. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 153(4), 389 - 403. 
  3. Harlov, D.E., Wirth, R. and Hetherington, C.J. (2007): The relative stability of monazite and huttonite at 300 - 900°C and 200 - 1000 MPa: metasomatism and the propagation of metastable mineral phases. American Mineralogist, 92, 1652-1664. 
  4. Williams, M.L., Jercinovic, M.J. and Hetherington, C.J. (2007): The petrological and geochronological frontiers of monazite analysis. Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, 35, 137-175.
  5. Hetherington, C.J. and Le Bayon, R. (2005): Bulk rock composition: a key to identifying invisible prograde reactions. Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen. 85(1), 57-67.
  6. Hetherington, C.J., Nakrem, H.A. & Batchelor, R.A. (2004): The Bjørntvet Quarry metabentonite: A new Silurian correlation tool for the southwest Oslo Region. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 84(4), 239-249.
  7. Hetherington, C.J., Mullis, J., Graeser, S. and Gieré (2003): The formation of armenite in the Berisal Complex, Simplon Region, Switzerland. Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen. 83(3), 243-259.
  8. Hetherington, C.J., Gieré, R. and Graeser, S. (2003): Composition of barium-rich white micas from the Berisal Complex, Simplon Region, Switzerland. The Canadian Mineralogist. 41, 1281-1291.
  9. Graeser, S., Hetherington, C.J. and Gieré, R. (2003): Ganterite, a new barium-dominant analogue of muscovite from the Berisal Complex, Simplon Region, Switzerland. The Canadian Mineralogist. 41, 1271-1280.
  10. Armbruster, T., Berlepsch, P., Gnos, E. and Hetherington, C.J. (2002) Crystal chemistry and structure refinements of barian muscovites from the Berisal Complex, Simplon region, Switzerland. Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen. 82(3), 537-548.