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Peer-review articles

Kleine, B.I., Skelton, A.D.L., Huet, B. and Pitcairn, I., 2014. Preservation of Blueschist-facies Minerals along a Shear Zone by Coupled Metasomatism and Fast-flowing CO2-bearing Fluids. Journal of Petrology, 10.1093/petrology/egu045.

Zhihong, Z. and Skelton, A., 2014. An assessment of the role of nonlinear reaction kinetics in parameterization of metamorphic fluid flow. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 10.1002/2014JB011016.

Wasteby, N., Skelton, A., Tollefsen, E., Andren, M., Stockmann, G., Claesson Lijedahl, L., Sturkell, E. and Morth, M., 2014. Hydrochemical monitoring, petrological observation, and geochemical modeling of fault healing after an earthquake. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 119, 5727–5740, 10.1002/2013JB010715.

Batki, A., Pal-Molnar, E., Dobosi, G. and Skelton, A., 2014. Petrogenetic significance of ocellar camptonite dykes in the Ditrau Alkaline Massif, Romania. Lithos, 200–201, 181–196. 10.1016/j.lithos.2014.04.022

Jakobsson, M., Bjorck, S., O'Regan, M., Floden, T., Greenwood, S.L., Sward, H., Lif, A., Ampel, L., Koyi, K. and Skelton, A., 2014. Major earthquake at the Pleistocene-Holocene transition in Lake Vattern, southern Sweden. Geology, 42, 379–382, 10.1130/G35499.1

Goodfellow, B., Skelton, A., Martel, S.J., Stroeven, A.P., Jansson, K.N. and Hattestrand, C., 2014. Controls of tor formation, Cairngorm Mountains, Scotland. Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, 119, 225–246. 10.1002/2013JF002862

Jonsson, E., Troll, V.R., Högdahl, K., Harris, C. Weis, F., Nilsson, K.P. and Skelton, A., 2013. Magmatic origin of giant ‘Kiruna-type’ apatite-iron-oxide ores in Central Sweden. Nature Scientific Reports, 3, 1644. doi:10.1038/srep01644.

Skelton, A., 2013. Is orogenesis a net sink or source of atmospheric CO2? Geology Today, 29, 102–107.

Arghe, F., Skelton, A. and Pitcairn, I.K., 2011. Spatial coupling between spilitisation and carbonation of basaltic sills in SW Scottish Highlands: evidence of a mineralogical control of metamorphic fluid flow. Geofluids, 11, 245–259.

Skelton, A., 2011. Flux rate for water and carbon during greenschist facies metamorphism. Geology, 36, 43–47.

Skelton, A., Pitcairn, I.K. and Arghe, F, 2010. Regional mapping of pre-metamorphic spilitization and associated chemical mobility in greenschist-facies metabasalts of the SW Scottish Highlands. Journal of the Geological Society, London 167, 1–13.

Pitcairn, I.K., Skelton, A., Broman, C., Arghe, F. and Boyce, A, 2010. Structurally-focused fluid flow during orogenesis: the Islay Anticline, SW Highlands, Scotland. Journal of the Geological Society, London 167, 659–674.

Mård Karlsson, J., Skelton, A., Sandén M., Ioualalen M., Kaewbanjak, N., Pophet, N., Asavanant, J. and von Matern, A., 2009. Reconstructions of the coastal impact of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami in the Khao Lak area, Thailand. Journal of Geophysical Research 114, C10023, doi:10.1029/2009JC005516.

Skelton, A., Claesson, L., Chakrapani, G., Mahanta, C., Routh, J., Mörth, C-M. and Khanna, P.P., 2008. Coupling between seismic activity and groundwater chemistry at the Shillong Plateau, northeastern India. Pure and Applied Geophysics., doi: 10.1007/s00024-007-0288-2.

O’Regan, M., Moran, K., Backman, J., Jakobsson, M., Sangiorgi, F., Brinkhuis, H., Pockalny, R., Skelton, A., Stickley, C., Koc, N., Brumsack, H. and Willard, D., 2008. Mid-Cenozoic Tectonic and Paleoenvironmental Setting of the Central Arctic Ocean. Paleoceanography, 23, PA1S20, doi:10.1029/2007PA001559.

Engström, A., Skelton, A. and Grassineau, N., 2007. Isotopic and petrological evidence of fluid-rock interaction at a Tethyan ocean-continent transition in the Alps: implications for tectonic processes and carbon transfer during early ocean formation. Geofluids, 7, 401–414.

Claesson, L., Skelton, A., Graham, C. and Mörth, C-M., 2007. The timescale and mechanisms of fault sealing and water-rock interaction after an earthquake. Geofluids, 7, 427–440.

Skelton, A. and Jakobsson, M., 2007. Could peridotite hydration reactions have provided a contributory driving force for Cenozoic uplift and accelerated subsidence along the margins of the North Atlantic and Labrador Sea? Norwegian Journal of Geology, 87, 241–248.

Skelton, A., Hode Vuorinen, J. and Arghe, F., 2007. Fluid-rock interaction at a carbonatite-gneiss contact, Alnö, Sweden. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 154, 75–90.

Skelton, A.D.L., Whitmarsh, R., Arghe, F., Crill, P. and Koyi, H., 2005. Constraining the rate and extent of mantle serpentinization from seismic and petrological data: implications for chemosynthesis and tectonic processes. Geofluids 5, 153–164.

Hode Vuorinen, J., Hålenius, U., Whitehouse, M.J., Mansfeld, J. and Skelton, A.D.L., 2005. Compositional variations (major and trace elements) of clinopyroxene and Ti-andradite from pyroxenite, ijolite and nepheline syenite, Alnö Island, Sweden. Lithos, 81, 55–77.

Claesson, L., Skelton, A.D.L., Graham, C.M., Dietl, C., Mörth, M., Torssander, P. and Kockum, I., 2004. Hydrogeochemical changes before and after a major earthquake. Geology, 32, 641–644.

Hode Vuorinen, J., and Skelton, A.D.L., 2004. Origin of silicate minerals in carbonatites – In situ crystallisation or wall rock contamination? Terra Nova, 16, 210–215.

Skelton, A.D.L., Annersten, H. and Valley, J.V., 2002. δ18O and Yttrium Zoning in Garnet: Time Markers for Fluid Flow? Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 457–466.

Koyi., H. and Skelton, A.D.L., 2001. Centrifuge modelling of initiation of low-angle detachment faults. Journal of Structural Geology, 23, 1179–1185.

Skelton, A.D.L. and Valley, J.W., 2000. The relative timing of serpentinisation and mantle exhumation at the ocean-continent transition, Iberia: constraints from oxygen isotopes. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 178, 327–338.

Skelton, A.D.L., Valley, J.V., Graham, C.M., Bickle , M.J. & Fallick , A.E., 2000. The Correlation of Reaction and Isotope Fronts and the Mechanism of Metamorphic Fluid Flow. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 138, 364–375.

Skelton, A.D.L. & Elphick S.C., 1999. The detection of water-wetting in salt-rock by impedance measurement. Earth and Planetary Science Express Letters 174, 1–5.

ODP Leg 173 Scientific Party, 1998. Drilling reveals Transition from Continental Breakup to Early Magmatic Crust. Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union 79, 173, 180–181.

Skelton, A.D.L., Bickle, M.J. & Graham, C.M., 1997. Fluid-Flux and Reaction Rate from Advective-Diffusive Carbonation of Mafic Sill Margins in the Dalradian, S.W. Scottish Highlands. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 146, 527–539.

Skelton, A.D.L., 1997. The Effect of Metamorphic Fluid Flow on the Nucleation and Growth of Garnets from Troms, North Norway. Journal of Metamorphic Geology 15, 85–92.

Skelton, A.D.L., 1997. The Effect of Metamorphic Fluid Flow on the Nucleation and Growth of Garnets from Troms, North Norway. Journal of Metamorphic Geology 15, 85–92.

Skelton, A.D.L., 1996. The Timing and Direction of Metamorphic Fluid Flow in Vermont. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 125, 75–84.

Skelton, A.D.L., Graham, C.M. & Bickle, M.J., 1995. Lithological and Structural Controls on Regional 3-D Fluid Flow Patterns during Greenschist Facies Metamorphism of the Dalradian of the SW Scottish Highlands. Journal of Petrology 36, 563–586.

Fein, J.B., Graham, C.M., Holness, M.B., Fallick, A.E. & Skelton, A.D.L., 1994. Controls on the mechanisms of fluid infiltration during regional metamorphism, an isotopic and textural study of Dalradian rocks of the SW Scottish Highlands. Journal of Metamorphic Geology 2, 249–260.


Books and Book chapters
Whitmarsh, R.B., Besler, M.-O., Wallace, P.J., et al., 1998. Proc. ODP, Init. Repts. 173: College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program).

Whitmarsh, R.B., Besler, M.-O., Wallace, P.J., et al., 2001. Proc. ODP, Scientific Results 173 (CD-ROM): College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program).

Graham, C.M., Skelton, A.D.L., Bickle, M.J. & Cole, C., 1997. Lithological, Structural and Deformational Controls on Fluid Flow During Regional Metamorphism. In: Deformation-enhanced melt segregation and metamorphic fluid transport, Holness, M.B. (ed). Chapman and Hall, 196–226.


Other publications
Claesson, L. and Skelton, A.D.L., 2004. Monitoring of hydrogeochemical change in a seismically active region – a possible application for continuous monitoring by voltimmetry. VANN.


Popular Science
Skelton, A., 2011. Ny forskarskola för lärare. Geologiskt forum 71, 6–7.
Skelton, A., 2006. Konsten at förutsäga jordbävningar. Geologiskt forum.
Skelton, A. and Elphick, S., 1997. Is it safe to dispose of nuclear waste in salt? Quarterly magazine of the Natural Environment Research Council Summer, 6–7.