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Voluminous silicic eruptions during late Permian Emeishan igneous province and link to climate cooling
(2015-12-15) - Journal article
Silicic eruptive units can constitute a substantive component in flood-basalts-dominated large igneous provinces, but usually constitute only a small proportion of the preserved volume due to poor preservation. Thus, their ...
Geology, geochronology and isotopic geochemistry of the Xiaoliugou W-Mo ore field in the Qilian Orogen, NW China : case study of a skarn system formed during continental collision
(2017-03) - Journal article
The Xiaoliugou W-Mo ore field lies within the mid-Paleozoic North Qilian Orogen, NW China, and hosts a W resource of 48.8 Mt @ 0.4% and 412.6 Mt of Mo @ 0.075%. It contains five deposits, including Xiaoliugou, Qiqing, ...
Reconstructing Early Permian tropical climates from chemical weathering indices
(2016-05) - Journal article
Paleoflora studies suggest that continental drying occurred associated with the Early Permian deglaciation in southern North America, but not in North China. Both regions occupied tropical latitudes during the Early Permian, ...
Delineating and characterizing the boundary of the Cathaysia Block and the Jiangnan orogenic belt in South China
(2016-04) - Journal article
The Jiangshan-Shaoxing fault zone lies along the SE margin of the Jiangnan belt, and delineates the northeastern margin of the Cathaysia Block of the South China Craton. At Shijiao in NE Zhejiang, the fault zone consists ...
The tectonic and metallogenic framework of Myanmar : a Tethyan mineral system
(2016-12) - Journal article
Myanmar is perhaps one of the world's most prospective but least explored minerals jurisdictions, containing important known deposits of tin, tungsten, copper, gold, zinc, lead, nickel, silver, jade and gemstones. A scarcity ...