College of Science and Mathematics
15 achievements

15 achievements

Putirka, Keith D.
Armienti, P., Perinelli, C., & Putirka, K.  (2010). An empirical hygrometer for trachybasaltic melts: Applications to the kinetics of magma ascent at Mt. Etna. Presented at European Geophysical Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria .
Busby, C., Putirka, K., Hagan, J., Koerner1, A., & Melossh, B.  (2009). Controls of Extension on Miocene Arc magmatism in the central Sierra Nevada.  AGU fall meeting.
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Busby, C., & Putirka, K.  (2009). Cretaceous-Cenozoic landscape evolution of the SW USA: evidence from Cenozoic paelocanyon fill in the central Sierra Nevada.  International Geology Review. 670-701.
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Du Bray, E., John, D., Putirka, K., & Cousens, B.  (2009). Geochemical database for igneous rocks of the ancestral Cascades arc-southern segment, California and Nevada.  U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series.
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Gorny, C., Busby, C., Pluhar, C., Hagan, J., & Putirka, K.  (2009). An in-depth look atdistal Sierra Nevada paleochannel fill drill cores through the Table Mountain Latite near Kings Ferry.  International Geology Review. 824-842.
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Hagan, J., Busby, C., & Putirka, K.  (2009). Controls of extension on climactic arc Magmatism: Ebbetts Pass-Carson Pass Area. Presented at Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Sierra Nevada, CA.
Hagan, J., Busby, C., Putirka, K., & Renne, P.  (2009). Cenozoic paleocanyon evolution, ancestral Cascades arc volcanism, and structure of the Hope Valley - Carson Pass Region, Sierra Nevada, California.  International Geology Reviews. 777-823.
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Koerner, A., Busby, C., Putirka, K., & Pluhar, C.  (2009). New evidence for alternating effusive and explosive eruptions from the type section of the Stanislaus Group in the “Cataract” paleocanyon, central Sierra Nevada.  International Geology Review. 51(9), 962-985.
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Putirka, K., & Busby, C.  (2009). On the Contrasts Between Basin and Range and Cascade Magmatism, & the Timing of Cordilleran Lithosphere Degradation. Presented at AGU fall meeting.
Busby, C., Hagan, J., Gans, P., Rood, D., DeOreo, S., Putirka, K., ... Skilling, I.  (2008). The ancestral cascades arc: Cenozoic evolution of the central Sierra Nevada (California) and the birth of the new plate boundary.  Geological Society of America.
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Garrison, N., Busby, C., Gans, P., Putirka, K., & Wagner, D.  (2008). A mantle plume beneath California? The mid-Miocene Lovejoy flood basalt, northern California.  Geological Society of America. 551-572.
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Putirka, K.  (2008). Excess Temperatures at Ocean Islands: Implications for Mantic Layering and Convection.  Geology. 283-286.
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Putirka, K., Perfit, M., Ryerson, F., & Jackson, M.  (2007). Ambient and excess mantle temperatures, olivine thermometry, and active vs. passive upwelling.  Chemical Geology. 241(3), 177.
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Putirka, K.  (2005). Igneous thermometers and barometers based on plagioclase + liquid equilibria: test of some existing models and new calibrations.  American Mineralogist. 336-346.
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Putirka, K.  (2005). Mantle potential temperatures at Hawaii, Iceland and the mid-ocean ridge system, as inferred from olivine phenocrysts: Evidence for thermally-driven mantle plumes.  Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems. 6(5).
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