Geoffrey Batt

Senior Research Fellow, ExxonMobil Fellow
John de Laeter Centre for Mass Spectrometry
The University of Western Australia
E-mail: gbatt@cyllene.uwa.edu.au
Page: http://www.uwa.edu.au/people/geoff.batt

Fields of interest:

  • thermochronology, 
  • argon geochronology, 
  • (U-Th)/He geochronology, 
  • tectonics, 
  • orogenic processes.

 

Recent publications:

J. Braun, P. Van Der Beek and G. E. Batt: 
Quantitative Thermochronology, 
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, (2006), 272 pp. ISBN 0521830575.

T.A. Little, S. Cox, J.K. Vry and G. E. Batt: 
Variations in exhumation level and uplift-rate related to oblique-slip ramp geometry, Alpine Fault, Central Southern Alps, New Zealand, 
Geological Society of America Bulletin, Vol. 117, (2005), pp. 707-723

G. E. Batt, S. L. Baldwin, M. Cottam, P. Fitzgerald and M. T. Brandon:
Cenozoic Plate Boundary Evolution in the South Island of New Zealand: New Thermochronological Constraints
Tectonics,
Vol. 23, (2004).

M. K. Rahn, M. T. Brandon, G. E. Batt and J. I. Garver:
A zero-damage model for fission-track annealing in zircon, 
American Mineralogist, Vol. 89, (2004), pp. 473-484

G. E. Batt and M. T. Brandon:
Lateral Thinking: 2-D Interpretation of Thermochronology in Convergent Orogenic Settings, 
Tectonophysics, Vol. 239, (2002), pp.185-201