Cosmogenic nuclide systematics and applications

Phillips, F.M.; G.I. Smith; H.W. Bentley; D. Elmore; and H.E. Gove (1983). 36C1 dating of saline sediments: Preliminary results from Searles Lake, California: Science 222 925-927.

Phillips, F.M.; B.D. Leavy; N.O. Jannik; D. Elmore; and P.W. Kubik (1986) The accumulation of cosmogenic chlorine-36 in rocks: A method for surface exposure dating: Science 231 41-43.

Kubik, P.W.,; Elmore, D.; Fehn, U.; and Phillips, F.M. (1987) Accelerator mass spectrometry of 36C1,129I, and 187Os: Nucl. Instr. Meth. Phys. Res. B24/25 676-681.

Elmore, D.; and Phillips, F.M. (1987) Accelerator mass spectrometry for measurement of long-lived radioisotopes: Science 236 543-550.

Leavy, B.D.; Phillips, F.M.; Elmore, D.; Kubik, P.W.; and Gladney, E. (1987) Measurement of cosmogenic 36C1/C1 in young volcanic rocks: An application of accelerator mass spectometry in geochronology: Nucl. Instr. Method. Phys. Res. B29 246-250.

Phillips, F.M.; Zreda, M.G.; Smith, S.S.; Elmore, D.; Kubik, P.W.; and Sharma, P. (1990) Cosmogenic chlorine-36 chronology for glacial deposits at Bloody Canyon, eastern Sierra Nevada California: Science 248 1529-1532.

Huang Qi and Phillips, F.M. (1990) Preliminary study on chlorine-36 dating of halite in salt lakes from the Qaidam Basin: Chinese Sci. Bull. 35 32-36.

Zreda, M.G.; Phillips, F.M.; Elmore, D.; Kubik, P.W.; and Sharma, P. (1991) Cosmogenic chlorine-36 production rates in terrestrial rocks: Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 105 94-109.

Dorn, R.I.; Phillips, F.M.; Zreda, M.G.; Wolfe, E.; Jull, A.J.T.; Donahue, D.J.; Kubik, P.W.; and Sharma, P. (1991) Glacial chronology of Mauna Kea, Hawaii, as constrained by surface-exposure dating: Nat. Geogr. J. Res. Explor. 7 456-471.

Phillips, F.M.; Zreda, M.G.; Smith, S.S.; Elmore, D.; Kubik, P.W.; Dorn, R.I.; and Roddy, D.J. (1991) Dating the impact at Meteor Crater: Comparison of 36C1 buildup and varnish 14C with thermoluminesence: Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 55 2695-2698.

Dorn, R.I. and Phillips, F.M. (1991) Surface exposure dating: Review and critical evaluation: Phys. Geog. 12 303-333.

 Zreda, M.G.; Phillips, F.M.; Kubik, P.W.; Sharma, P.; and Elmore, D. (1993) Cosmogenic 36Cl dating of a young basaltic eruption complex, Lathrop Wells, Nevada: Geology 21 57-60.

Liu, B.; Phillips, F.M.; Fabryka-Martin, J.T.; Fowler, M.M.; and Stone, W.D. (1994) Cosmogenic 36Cl accumulation in unstable landforms, 1. Effects of the thermal neutron distribution: Water Resour. Res. 30 3115-3125.

Zreda, M.G.; Phillips, F.M.; and Elmore, D. (1994) Cosmogenic 36Cl accumulation in unstable landforms, 2. Simulations and measurements on eroding moraines: Water Resour. Res. 30 3127-3136.

Liu, B.; Phillips, F.M.; Elmore, D.; and Sharma, P. (1994) Depth dependence of soil carbonate accumulation based on cosmogenic 36Cl dating: Geology 22 1071-1074.

Dep, L.; Elmore, D.; Lipschutz, M.; Vogt, S.; Phillips, F.M.; and Zreda, M. (1994) Depth dependence of cosmogenic neutron-capture-produced 36Cl in a terrestrial rock: Nucl. Instr. Meth. Phys Res. B92 301-307.

Zreda, M.G.; and Phillips, F.M., (1994) Surface exposure dating by cosmogenic 36Cl accumulation: in Dating in Surface Contexts (Beck, C.; ed.) University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, p. 161-184.

Phillips, F. M. (1995) Cosmogenic chlorine-36 accumulation: A method for dating Quaternary landforms: in Dating Methods for Quaternary Deposits (Rutter, N. W.; and Catto, N. R.; eds.), Geol. Assoc. Can., St. John’s, Newfoundland, p. 61-66.

Liu, B.; Phillips, F.M.; Pohl, M.M.; and Sharma, P. (1996) An alluvial surface chronology based on cosmogenic 36Cl dating, Ajo Mountains, southern Arizona: Quat. Res. 45 30-37.

Phillips, F.M.; Zreda, M.G.; Flinsch, M.R.; Elmore, D.; and Sharma, P. (1996) A reevaluation of cosmogenic 36Cl production rates in terrestrial rocks: Geophys. Res. Lett. 23 949-952.

Duk-Rodkin, A.; Barendregt, R.W.; Tarnocai, C.; and Phillips, F.M. (1996) Late Tertiary to late Quaternary record in the Mackenzie Mountains, Northwest Territories, Canada: stratigraphy, paleosols, paleomagnetism, and chlorine-36: Can. J. Earth. Sci. 33 875-895.

Benson, L.V.; Burdett, J.W.; Kashgarian, M.; Lund, S.P.; Phillips, F.M.; and Rye, R.O. (1996) Climatic and hydrologic oscillations in the Owens Lake Basin and adjacent Sierra Nevada, California: Science 274746-749.

Phillips, F.M.; Zreda, M.G.; Benson, L.V.; Plummer, M.A.; Elmore, D.; and Sharma, P. (1996) Chronology for fluctuations in late Pleistocene Sierra Nevada glaciers and lakes: Science 274 749-751.

Jackson, L.E., Jr.; Phillips, F.M.; Shimamura, K.; and Little, E.C. (1997) Cosmogenic 36Cl dating of the Foothills erratics train, Alberta, Canada: Geology 25 195-198.

Phillips, F.M.; Flinsch, M.; Elmore, D.; and Sharma, P. (1997) Maximum ages of the Côa valley (Portugal) engravings measured with chlorine-36: Antiquity 71 100-104.

Plummer, M.A.; Phillips, F.M.; Fabryka-Martin, J.; Turin, H.J.; Wigand, P.E.; and Sharma, P. (1997) Chlorine-36 in fossil rat urine: An archive of cosmogenic nuclide deposition during the past 40,000 years: Science 277 538-541.

Phillips, F.M.; Zreda, M.G.; Gosse, J.C.; Klein, J.; Evenson, E.B.; Hall, R.D.; Chadwick, O.A.; and Sharma, P. (1997) Cosmogenic 36Cl and 10Be ages of Quaternary glacial and fluvial deposits of the Wind River Range, Wyoming: Geol. Soc. Am. Bull. 109 1453-1463.

Chadwick, OA.; Hall, R.D.; and Phillips, F.M. (1997) Pleistocene glaciations in the Rocky Mountains: Bull Lake and Sacagawea Ridge revisited: Geol. Soc. Am. Bull. 109 1443-1452.

Zreda, M.; England, J.; Phillips, F.M.; Elmore, D.; and Sharma, P. (1999) Unblocking of Nares Strait by Greenland and Ellesmere ice-sheet retreat 10,000 years ago: Nature 398 139-142.

Jackson, L.E.; Phillips, F.M.; and Little, E.C. (1999) Cosmogenic 36Cl dating of the maximum limit of the Laurentide Ice Sheet in southwestern Alberta: Can. J. Earth Sci. 36 1347-1356.

Friend, D.A.; Phillips, F.M.; Campbell, S.W.; Liu, T.; and Sharma, P. (2000) Evolution of desert colluvial boulder slopes: Geomorphology 36 19-45.

Phillips, F.M.; Stone, W.D.; and Fabryka-Martin, J.T. (2001) An improved approach to calculating low-energy cosmic-ray neutron fluxes at the land/atmosphere interface: Chem. Geol. 175 689-701.

Gosse, J.C.; and Phillips, F.M. (2001) Terrestrial in-situ cosmogenic nuclides: Theory and application: Quat. Sci. Rev. 20 1475-1560.

Bowen, D.Q.; Phillips, F.M.; McCabe, A.M.; Knutz, P.C.; and Sykes, G.A. (2001) New data for the Last Glacial Maximum in Great Britain and Ireland: Quat. Sci. Rev. 21 89-101.

Phillips, F.M. (2003) Cosmogenic 36Cl ages of Quaternary basalt flows in the Mojave Desert, California, USA: Geomorphology 53 199-208.

Zreda, M.G.; and Phillips, F.M. (2000) Quaternary dating by cosmogenic nuclide buildup in surficial materials: in Quaternary Geochronology: Methods and Applications (Noller, J.S.; Sowers, J.M.; and Lettis, W.R.; eds.) AGU Reference Shelf, Vol. 4, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C., 581 p.

Phillips, F.M.; Ayarbe, J.P.; Harrison, J.B.J.; and Elmore, D. (2003) Dating rupture events on alluvial fault scarps using cosmogenic nuclides and scarp morphology: Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 215 203-218.

Dunbar, N.W., and Phillips, F.M. (2004) Cosmogenic 36Cl ages of lava flows in the Zuni-Bandera volcanic field, north-central New Mexico: New Mexico Bureau of Geology Bulletin 160, 51-59.

Schaefer, J.M.; Denton, G.H.; Barrell, D.J.A.; Ivy-Ochs, S.; Kubik, P.W.; Phillips, F.M.; Lowell, T.; Schlüchter, C. (2006) Near-synchronous interhemispheric termination of the Last Glacial Maximum in mid-latitudes: Science 312 1510-1513.

Kirby, E.; Burbank, D.W.; Reheis, M.; and Phillips, F. (2006) Temporal variations in slip rate of the White Mountain Fault Zone, eastern California: Earth Planet.Sci. Lett. 248 153-170.

Frankel K. L., Brantley K. S., Dolan J. F., Finkel R. C., Klinger R. E., Knott J. R., Machette M. N., Owen L. A., Phillips F. M., Slate J. L., and Wernicke B. P. (2007) Cosmogenic 10Be and 36Cl geochronology of offset alluvial fans along the northern Death Valley fault zone: Implications for transient strain in the eastern California shear zone: Journal of Geophysical Research – Solid Earth 112, B06407, doi:10.1029/2006JB004350.

Kirby, E.; Anandakrishnan, S.; Phillips, F.M.; and Marrero, S.M. (2008) Millennial-scale slip rate along the Owens Valley fault, eastern California: Geophys. Res. Lett. 112, F03014, doi: 10.1029/2007GL031970.

Machette M. N., Slate J. L., and Phillips F. M. (2008) Terrestrial cosmogenic-nuclide dating of alluvial fans in Death Valley National Park, California: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1755, 51 p.

Phillips, F.M.; Zreda, M.G.; Plummer, M.A.; Elmore, D.; and Clark, D.H. (2009) Glacial geology and chronology of Bishop Creek and vicinity, eastern Sierra Nevada, California: Geol. Soc. Am. Bull. 121 1013-1033.

Kurth, G.; Phillips, F.M.; Reheis, M.C.; Redwine, J.L; and Paces, J.B. (2011) Cosmogenic nuclide and uranium-series dating of old, high shorelines in the western Great Basin, USA: Geological Society of America Bulletin 123 744-768, doi:10.1130/B30010.1.

Jackson L. E., Andriashek L. D., and Phillips F. M. (2011) Limits of successive middle and late Pleistocene continental ice sheets, Interior Plains of southern and central Alberta and adjacent areas, In Quaternary Glaciations – Extent and Chronology: A Closer Look (Developments in Quaternary Science, Vol. 15) (J. Ehlers, P. L. Gibbard, and P. D. Hughs; eds.), Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 575-589.

Kelly, M.A.; Lowell T.V.; Applegate, P.J.; Smith, C.A.; Phillips, F.M.; Hudson, A.M. (2012) Younger Dryas fluctuations of the Quelccaya Ice Cap in the southern tropics: Geology 40 991-994.

Oskin, M.E.; Burbank, D.W.; Phillips, F.M.; Marrero, S.M.; Bookhagen, B.; and Selander, J.A. (2014) Calibration of channel steepness to channel incision rate from a tilted and progressively exposed unconformity surface: Journal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface 119 366-834, doi: 10.1002/2013JF002826.

Kelly M. A., Lowell T. V., Applegate P. J., Phillips F. M., Schaefer J., smith C. A., Kim H., Leonard K. C., and Hudson A. M. (2015) A locally calibrated, late glacial 10Be production rate from a low-latitude, high-altitude site in the Peruvian Andes: Quaternary Geochronology 26 70-85.

Lifton N., Caffee M., Finkel R., Theriault B. D., Marrero S., Gosse J., Nishiizumi K., Phillips F. M., Stone J., Schaefer J., Jull A. J. T., Fifield N. K., and Goehring B. (2015) In situ cosmogenic nuclide production rate calibration for the CRONUS-Earth Project from Lake Bonneville, Utah, shoreline features Quaternary Geochronology 26 56-69.

Phillips F. M., Argento D. C., Balco G., Caffee M. W., Clem J., Dunai T., Finkel R., Goehring B., Gosse J. C., Hudson A., Jull A. J. T., Kelly M., Kurz M. D., Lal D., Lifton N., Marrero S. M., Nishiizumi K., Reedy R., Schaefer J., Stone J. O. H., Swanson T., and Zreda M. G. (2016) The CRONUS-Earth Project: A synthesis: Quaternary Geochronology 31 119-154.

Phillips F. M., Argento D. C., Caffee M. W., Dunai T. J., Finkel R., Goehring B., Gosse J. C., Hudson A., Jull A. J. T., Kelly M., Lifton N., Marrero S. M., Nishiizumi K., Reedy R., and Stone J. O. H. (2016) Where now? Reflections on future directions for cosmogenic nuclide research from the CRONUS Projects: Quaternary Geochronology 31 155-159.

Marrero S., Phillips F. M., Borchers B., Lifton N., and Aumer R. (2016) Cosmogenic nuclide systematics and the CRONUScalc program: Quaternary Geochronology 31 160-187.

Borchers B., Marrero S., Balco G., Caffee M., Goehring B., Gosse J., Lifton N., Nishiizumi K., Phillips F., Schaefer J., and Stone J. O. H. (2016) Geological calibration of spallation production rates for terrestrial cosmogenic nuclides in the CRONUS-Earth Project: Quaternary Geochronology 31 188-198.

Marrero S., Phillips F. M., Hinz M., Caffee M., and Gosse J. (2016) CRONUS-Earth cosmogenic 36Cl calibration: Quaternary Geochronology 31 199-219.

Phillips F. M., Kelly M. A., Hudson A. M., Stone J. O. H., Schaefer J., Marrero S. M., Fifield N. K., Finkel R., and Lowell T. V. (2015) CRONUS-Earth calibration samples from the Huancané II moraines, Quelccaya Ice Cap, Peru: Quaternary Geochronology 31 220-236.

Phillips F. M. (2016) Constraints on cosmogenic nuclide production rates by samples from the Sierra Nevada, California: I. Late Pleistocene glacial chronology: Quaternary Geochronology 35 119-129

Phillips F. M., Hinz M., Marrero S. M., and Nishiizumi K. (2016) Constraints on cosmogenic nuclide production rates by samples from the Sierra Nevada, California: II. Sample sites and evaluation: Quaternary Geochronology 35 101-118.

Lifton N. A., Phillips F. M., and Cerling T. E. (2016) Using Lake Bonneville features to calibrate in situ cosmogenic nuclide production rates, In Lake Bonneville: A Scientific Update (C. G. Oviatt and J. F. Shroder; eds.), Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 165-183.

Shi X., Furlong K. P., Kirby E., Meng K., Marrero S., Gosse J., Wang E., and Phillips F. (2017) Evaluating the size and extent of paleo-lakes in central Tibet during the Late Pleistocene: Geophysical Research Letters doi: 10.1002/2017GL072686.