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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1105186
Description: Ophiolites in the Indus–Yarlung Zangbo (IYZ) suture (southern Tibet) have been interpreted as remnants of the Neo-Tethyan lithosphere. However, the discovery of diamonds and super-reducing, ultra-high ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1063765
Description: Geochemical (including Re-Os isotopic) studies of the mantle rocks of ophiolites in the Bangong-Nujiang suture zone in central Tibet have provided a coherent picture of the evolution of the Bangong-Nu ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Authors: Xiong, Qing
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: Thesis PhD
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1070073
Description: "This thesis is submitted to both Macquarie University (Australia) and China University of Geosciences (Wuhan), under the conditions of the Cotutelle agreement for this PhD program between these two u ... More
Authors: Carrico, Kevin
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: reference entry
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076411
Description: Since 2009, 141 Tibetans have engaged in self-immolation, setting their bodies alight, in protest against China's rule of their homeland. This article asks why. How has this previously unknown form of ... More
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/353206
Description: Putting into context the sentiment expressed by Tibetans on both sides of the Himalayas that true Tibet is located elsewhere, this essay focuses on an under-commented-upon consequence of Tibetan trans ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/179564
Description: Podiform chromite deposits occur in the mantle sequences of many ophiolites that were formed in supra-subduction zone (SSZ) settings. We have measured the Re-Os isotopic compositions of the major chro ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/150328
Description: To better understand Tibetan orogenesis, which involves complex tectonic processes, here we report the first integrated analysis of Hf isotopes of zircon separates and their host rocks from the Transh ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/154181
Description: The convergence between the Indian continent and the southern margin of Eurasia has eventually led to the growth of the Tibetan Plateau eastward. Various models have suggested that a large-scale flow ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1149178
Description: East-west extension has been a prominent feature of Cenozoic tectonics in central-southern Tibet, and the onset of this extension has been interpreted as indicating the surface uplift of the Tibetan P ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/128711
Description: Rising as “the roof of the world” the Tibetan plateau is now underlain with the thickest continental crust on Earth. How and when was this crust formed, which would have exerted pivotal controls to th ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1168955
Description: Changes in oceanic O-Sr isotopic compositions and global cooling beginning in the Eocene are considered to have been caused by the uplift of the Tibetan Plateau. The specific timing and uplift mechani ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/21173
Description: In situ analysis of major elements, platinum-group elements and Os isotope composition data for 170 grains of Ru–Os–Ir alloys from podiform chromitites in the Luobusa and Dongqiao ophiolites, Tibet, p ... More
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Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/10133
Description: The first in situ Hf and U-Pb isotope analyses of zircon separates from Mesozoic granites in southern Tibet identify a significant, previously unknown stage of magmatism. Igneous zircons (n = 34) from ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
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