(student names are underlined)



Listed below

  • REFEREED JOURNAL PAPERS: 173 total, 75 since 2016
  • REFEREED BOOK CHAPTERS:  40 total, 14 since 2016

Not listed below

  • SHORT COURSES (ON LIPS): 14 total, 5 since 2016
  • CONFERNCE ABSTRACTS: 510 total, 206 since 2016 



BOOK (1)

Ernst, R.E. (2014) Large Igneous Provinces. Cambridge University Press, 653 p.



1)  Ernst, R.E., Dickson, A., Bekker, A. (eds.) (2021). Large Igneous Provinces: A Driver of Global Environmental and Biotic Changes. American Geophysical Union Geophysical Monograph 255, 508 p.

2)  Ernst, R., Vrublevskii, V.V., Tishin, P. (eds). (2019) Geological Tour of Devonian and Ordovician Magmatism of Kuznetsk Alatau and Minusinsk Basin Altay-Sayan Region, Siberia. GeoGuide.  Springer. 232 p.

3)  Srivastava, R.K., Ernst, R.E., Peng, P. (eds.) (2019) Dyke Swarms of the World – A Modern Perspective. Springer (published)

4)  Ernst, R.E., K.L., Buchan (eds.) (2001) Mantle Plumes: Their Identification Through Time. Geological Society of America Special Paper 352



1)  Peng, P., Ernst, R.E., Söderlund, U., Hamilton, M.  (eds.) 2019 Dyke Swarms: Keys for Precambrian  Paleogeographic Reconstruction. Precambrian Research (Special Issue) v. 329  (21 papers).

2)  Kuzmin, M., & Ernst, R.E. (eds.) (2016). Mantle plumes and their role in the formation of lithosphere structure, large igneous provinces, and metallogeny.  Russian Geology and Geophysics Special Issue, v. 57.

3)  Soderlund, U., Klausen, M., Ernst, R.E. & Bleeker, W. (eds.) (2016). New advances in using Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) to reconstruct ancient supercontinents GFF Special Issue, v. 138.

4)  Ernst, R.E., U. Söderlund, W. Bleeker (eds.) (2013) LIPs and Supercontinents. Lithos  Special Issue, v. 174, p. 1-348.

5)  Ivanov, A.V., J.  Déverchère, R.E. Ernst, D.P. Gladkochub (2013) Geology of Baikal region. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences Special Issue, v. 62.

6)  Srivastava, R.K., R. Ernst, W. Bleeker, M.A. Hamilton (eds.). 2010. Precambrian Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) and their dyke swarms: new insights from high-precision geochronology integrated with paleomagnetism and geochemistry. Precambrian Research Special Issue, v. 183, no. 3, 1 December 2010.

7)  Dobretsov, N.L., R.E. Ernst, A.E. Izokh, (eds.) (2008)   Large Igneous Provinces of Asia, Mantle Plumes, and Metallogeny.   Russian Geology and Geophysics Special Issue, v. 49, no.7.

8)  Dilek, Y., R. Ernst (eds.) (2008) Links Between Ophiolites and LIPs in Earth History. Lithos Special Issue, v 100, no. 1-4, pp. 1-354



(173 total, 75 since 2016)


1)    Samal, A.K., Srivastava, R.K., Ernst, R.E. (2021). An appraisal of mineral systems associated with Precambrian Large Igneous Provinces of the Indian Shield. Ore Geology Reviews (in press).

2)    Mustafaev, A.A., Gertner, I.F., Ernst, R.E., Serov, P., Kolmakov, Y.V. (2021) The Paleozoic-aged University foidolite-gabbro pluton of the northeastern part of the Kuznetsk Alatau ridge, Siberia: geochemical characterization, geochronology, and geophysical indication of subsurface high-grade nepheline ore. Minerals (accepted).

3)    Khudoley, A.K., Prokopiev, A.V., Chamberlain, K.R., Savelev, A.D., Ernst, R.E., Malyshev, S.V., Moskalenko, A.N., Lebedeva, O. Yu. (2021). Late Ordovician mafic magmatic event, southeast Siberia: Tectonic implications, LIP interpretation, and potential link with a mass extinction. Minerals (in press)

4)    Kingsbury, C.G., Klausen, M.B., Söderlund, U., Altermann, W., Ernst, R.E. (2021). Identification of a new 485 Ma post-orogenic mafic dyke swarm east of the Pan-African Saldania-Gariep Belt of South Africa. Precambrian Research (accepted)

5)    Vorontsov, A., Yarmolyuk, V., Dril, S., Ernst, R., Perfilova, O, Grinev, O., Komaritsyna, T. (2021). Magmatism of the Devonian Altai-Sayan Rift System: geological and geochemical evidence for diverse plume-lithosphere interactions. Gondwana Research, v. 89, p. 193-219,



6)    Xia, Y., Wang, Q., Zhu, D-C., Ernst, R.E., Zhang S-Q, Liu, D., Zhao, Z-D. (2020) Intermediate rocks in the Comei large igneous provinces produced by amphibole crystallization of tholeiitic basaltic magma. Lithos, v. 374-375, 105731 (15 pages) 

7)    Travin, A.V., Vladimirov, A.G., Tsygankov, A.A., Khanchuk, A.I, Ernst, R.E., Murzintsev, N.G., Mikheev, E.I., Khubanov, V.B. (2020). Thermochronology of the Angara–Vitim Granitoid Batholith, Transbaikalia, Russia. Doklady Earth Sciences, 2020, Vol. 494, Part 1, pp. 707–712.

8)    Srivastava, R.K., Samal, A.K., Ernst, R.E., Söderlund, U., Shankar, R. (2020)  Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Large Igneous Provinces in the Indian Shield–Highlights of Recent Investigations. Proc Indian Natn Sci Acad 86 (1), 313-330.

9)    Byrne, P., Ghail, R., Gilmore, M., Şengör, A.M.C., Klimczak, C., Senske, D., Whitten, J., Khawja, S., Ernst, R., Solomon, S. (2020). Venus tesserae feature layered, folded, and eroded rocks. Geology, v. 49, p. 81–85,

10) Khawja, S., Ernst, R.E., Samson, C., Byrne, P.K., Ghail, R.C., MacLellan, L. (2020). Tesserae on Venus may preserve evidence of fluvial erosion. Nature Communications.

11) Patterson, C.W., Ernst, R.E. (2020) A novel geomatics method for assessing the morphology of young terrestrial impact structures: A case study using the Haughton impact structure, Devon Island, Nunavut. Meteoritics & Planetary Science. 1–13, https//

12) Ait Lahna, A., Youbi, N., Tassinari, C.C.G., Basei, M.A.S., Ernst, R.E., Chaib, L., Barzouk, A., Mata, J., Gärtner, A., Admou, H., Boumehdi, M.A., Söderlund, U., Bensalah, M.K., Bodinier, J-L., Maacha, L. Bekker, A.  (2020) Revised stratigraphic framework for the lower Anti-Atlas Supergroup based on U–Pb geochronology of magmatic and detrital zircons (Zenaga and Bou Azzer-El Graara inliers, Anti-Atlas Belt, Morocco). Journal of African Earth Sciences, v. 171, 103946

13) Grasby, S.E., Liu, X-J., Yin, R-S., Ernst, R.E. Chen, Z-H. (2020) Toxic mercury pulses into Late Permian Terrestrial and Marine Environments. Geology, v. 48 (8), p. 830–833.

14) Priyatkina, N., Ernst, R., Khudoley, A. (2019) A preliminary reassessment of the Siberian cratonic basement with new U-Pb-Hf detrital zircon data. Precambrian Research, v. 340,  105645.

15) Lu, G-M., Wang, W., Cawood, P.A., Ernst, R.E., Raveggi, M., Huang, S-F., Xue E-K (2020) Late Paleo-to early Mesoproterozoic mafic magmatism in the SW Yangtze Block: A mantle plume associated with Nuna breakup? Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 125, e2019JB019260. 

16) Kastek, N., Mungall, J.E., Ernst, R.E., Cousens, B.L. (2020) Geochemistry of the Roberts Lake Syncline mafic lavas (NE Superior craton): Comparison with Paleoproterozoic volcanic sequences of the Cape Smith belt and the Labrador Trough. Lithos, v. 366–367, 105545.

17) Ernst, R.E., Rodygin, S.A., Grinev, O.M. (2020) Age Correlation of Large Igneous Provinces with Devonian biotic crises. Global and Planetary Change, v. 185, 103097

18) Davey, S., Bleeker, W., Kamo, S., Ernst, R., Vuollo, J., Cousens, B. (2020) Archean block rotation in Western Karelia: resolving dyke swarm patterns in metacraton Karelia-Kola for a refined Superia supercraton reconstruction. Lithos, v. 368–369: 105553.

19) Prakesh Pandey, O., Mezger, K., Söderlund, U., Upadhyay, D., Srivastava, R.K., Gautam, G.C., Ernst, R.E. (2020) Geochronology, whole-rock geochemistry and Sr-Nd isotopes of the Bhanupratappur mafic dyke swarm: evidence for a common Paleoproterozoic LIP event at 2.37-2.36 Ga in the Bastar and Dharwar cratons. Precambrian Research, v.347, 105853.

20) Okrugin, A.V., Yakubovich, O.V., Ernst, R.E., Druzhinina, Zh. Yu. (2020) Platinum-bearing placers: mineral associations and their 190Pt-4He and Re-Os ages, and potential links with large igneous provinces in the Siberian craton. Economic Geology, v. 115, no. 8, pp. 1835–1853

21) Doucet, L., Li, Z-X., Ernst, R., Kirscher, U., el Dien, H.G., Mitchell, R. (2020) Coupled supercontinent-superplume events evidenced by oceanic plume record Geology, v. 48, p. 159-163.

22) Ernst, R.E., Rodygin, S.A., Grinev, O.M. (2020) Correlation of large igneous provinces with Devonian biotic crises Global Planetary Change v. 185, 103097.

23) Ba M.H., Jaffal, M., Lo, K., Youbi, N., El Mokhtar Dahmada, M., Ibouh, H., Boumehdi, M.A., Aïfa, T., Amara, M., Jessell, M., Ernst, R.E., Bensalah, M.K., Söderlund, U. (2020) Mapping mafic dyke swarms, structural features, and hydrothermal alteration zones in Atar, Ahmeyim and Chami areas (Reguibat Shield, Northern Mauritania) using high-resolution aeromagnetic and gamma-ray spectrometry data Journal of African Earth Sciences, v. 163, 103749.

24) Gumsley, A., Stamsnijder, J., Larsson, E., Söderlund, U., Naeraa, T., de Kock, M., Salacińska, A., Gaweda, A., Humbert, F., Ernst, R. (2020) Neoarchaean large igneous provinces on the Kaapvaal Craton in southern Africa re-define the formation of the Ventersdorp Supergroup and its temporal equivalents. Geological Society of America Bulletin, v.132 (9-10), p.1829–1844,



25) Peng, P., Sun, F-B., Zhou, X-T., Qin, Z-Y., Guo, J-H., Zhai, M.G., Ernst, R. (2019) Nature of charnockite and Closepet granite in the Dharwar Craton: Implications for the architecture of the Archean crust. Precambrian Research, v. 334, 105478.

26) Choudhary, B.R., Ernst, R.E., Xu, Y-G., Evans, D.A.D., de Kock, M., Meert, J.G., Ruiz, A., Lima, G.A. (2019)  Geochemical characterization of a reconstructed 1110 Ma Large Igneous Province, Precambrian Research, v 332, 105382

27) Zhang, C-L., Li, H-K., Ernst, R.E., Zhu, G-Y., Liu, X-Q., Zhang, J., Zhong, Y., Hao, X-S. (2019) A fragment of the ca. 890 Ma large igneous province (LIP) in southern Tarim, NW China: a missing link between São Francisco, Congo and North China cratons. Precambrian Research, v. 333, 105428.

28) Zhang, C-L., Ye, X-T., Ernst, R.E., Zhong, Y., Zhang, J., Li, H-K., (2019) Revisiting the Precambrian evolution of the Southwestern Tarim terrane: implications for its role in Precambrian supercontinents. Precambrian Research, v. 324, p. 18-31

29) Ernst, R.E., Liikane, D.A., Jowitt, S.M., Buchan, K.L., Blanchard, J.A. (2019). A new plumbing system framework for mantle plume-related continental large igneous provinces and their mafic-ultramafic intrusions. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, v. 384, p. 75–84.

30) Bethell, E., Ernst, R.E., Samson, C. (2019)  The Geological Map of the Alpha Regio (V-32) Quadrangle, Venus (TJOM-2018-0107)  Journal of Maps, v. 15 (2), p. 474-486.

31) Prokopyev, I.R. Doroshkevich, A.G., Sergeev, S.A. Ernst, R.E., Ponomarev, J.D., Redina, A.A., Chebortarev, D.A., Nikolenko, A.M., Dultysev, V.F., Moroz, T.N., Minakov, A.V. (2019) Petrography, mineralogy and SIMS U-Pb geochronology of 1.9–1.8 Ga carbonatites and associated alkaline rocks of the Central-Aldan magnesiocarbonatite province (South Yakutia, Russia). Mineralogy and Petrology, v. 113 (3), p. 329–352),

32) Vrublevskii, V.V., Gertner, I.F., Ernst, R.E., Izokh, A.E., Vishnevskii, A.V. (2019) The Overmaraat-Gol Alkaline Pluton in Northern Mongolia: U–Pb Age and Preliminary Implications for Magma Sources and Tectonic Setting. Minerals, (9(3), 170;

33) Li, Z.X., Mitchell, R.N., Spencer, C.J., Ernst, R., Pisarevsky, S., Kirscher, U., Murphy, J.B. (2019) Decoding Earth’s rhythms: Modulation of supercontinent cycles by longer superocean episodes. Precambrian Research, v. 323, p. 1-5

34) Mackinder, A., Cousens, B.L., Ernst, R.E., Chamberlain, K.R. (2019). Geochemical, isotopic and U-Pb-zircon characterization of the central and southern portions of the 780 Ma Gunbarrel LIP in western Laurentia. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 56: 738–755.

35) Rogers, C., Cousens, B., Ernst, R.E., Söderlund, U.  (2019). Phosphorous and Potassium Metasomatic Enrichment in the Mantle Source of the ca. 1450-1425 Ma Michael-Shabogamo Gabbro of Eastern Laurentia. Journal of Petrology, 60, p. 57-83,

36) Beraaouz, M., Macadam, J., Bouchaou, L., Ikenne, M., Ernst, R., Tagma, T., Masrour, M. (2019) An inventory of geoheritage sites in the Draa valley (Morocco): A contribution to promotion of geotourism and sustainable development. Geoheritage, v. 11, Issue 2, p 241–255.

37) Srivastava, R.K., Söderlund, U., Ernst, R.E., Mondal, S.K., Samal, A.K (2019) Precambrian mafic dyke swarms in the Singhbhum craton (eastern India) and their links with dyke swarms of the eastern Dharwar craton (southern India). Precambrian Research, v. 329, p. 5-17.

38) Srivastava, R.K., Söderlund, U., Ernst, R.E., Mondal, S.K., Samal, A.K (2019) Precambrian mafic dyke swarms in the Singhbhum craton (eastern India) and their links with dyke swarms of the eastern Dharwar craton (southern India) – Reply, Precambrian Research, v. 329, p. 23-25.

39) Söderlund, U., Bleeker, W., Demirer, K., Srivastava, R.K., Hamilton, M., Nilsson, M., Pesonen, L.J., Samal, A.K., Jayananda, M., Ernst, R.E., Srivivas, M.. 2019 Emplacement ages of Paleoproterozoic mafic dyke swarms in eastern Dharwar craton, India: implications for paleoreconstructions and support for a ~30° change in dyke trends from south to north. Precambrian Research, v. 329, p. 26-43.

40) Chaves, A.O., Ernst, R.E., Söderlund, U., Wang, X-P., Naeraa, T. (2019). The 920-900 Ma Bahia-Gangila LIP of the Sao Francisco and Congo cratons and link with Dashigou-Chulan LIP of North China craton: new insights from U-Pb geochronology and geochemistry. Precambrian Research, v. 329, p. 124-137.

41) Teixeira, W., Hamilton, M.A., Girardi, V.A.V., Faleiros, F.M., Ernst, R.E. (2019). U-Pb baddeleyite ages of key dyke swarms in the Amazonian Craton (Carajás/Rio Maria and Rio Apa areas): tectonic implications for events at 1880, 1110 Ma, 535 Ma and 200 Ma. Precambrian Research, v. 329, p. 138-155.

42) Ni, N., Chen, N-h., Ernst, R.E., Yang, S-f., Chen, J-n. (2019). Semi-automatic extraction and mapping of dyke swarms based on multi-resolution remote sensing images: Applied to the dykes in Kuluketage region in the northeastern Tarim Block. Precambrian Research, v. 329, p. 262-272. 

43) Gladkochub, D.P., Donskaya, T.V., Ernst, R.E., Hamilton, M.A., Mazukabzov, A.M., Pisarevsky, S.A., Kamo, S., 2019. A New Ectasian event of basic magmatism in the Southern Siberian craton. Dokl. Earth Sci., v 486, pt 1, p. 507–511, doi: 10.1134/S1028334X19050222



44) Donskaya, T.V., Gladkochub, D.P., Ernst, R.E., Pisarevsky, S.A., Mazukabzov, A.M., Demonterova, E.I. (2018) Geochemistry and petrogenesis of Mesoproterozoic dykes of the Irkutsk Promontory, southern part of the Siberian craton. Minerals, 8(12), 545.

45) Salminen, J., Hanson, R., Evans, D., Gong, Z., Larson, T., Walker, O., Gumsley, A., Söderlund, U., Ernst, R. (2018). Direct Mesoproterozoic connection of Congo and Kalahari cratons in proto-Africa: Strange attractors across supercontinental cycles. Geology, v. 46, p. 1011-1014.

46) Ernst, R.E., Davies, D.R., Jowitt, S.M., Campbell, I.H. (2018). When do mantle plumes destroy diamonds? Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 502, p. 244-252           

47) Lu, G-m., Wang, W., Ernst, R.E., Söderlund, U., Lan, Z-f., Huang, S-f., Xue, E-k. (2019) Petrogenesis of Paleo-Mesoproterozoic mafic rocks in the southwestern Yangtze Block of South China: Implications for tectonic evolution and paleogeographic reconstruction. Precambrian Research, v. 322, p. 66-84.

48) Zhang, S-H., Ernst, R.E., Pei, J-L., Zhao, Y., Zhou, M-F., Hu, G-H. (2018) A temporal and causal link between ~1380 Ma large igneous provinces and black shales: Implications for the Mesoproterozoic time-scale and paleoenvironment. Geology, v. 46, p. 963-966.

49) Kastek, N., Ernst, R.E., Cousens, B.L., Baragar, W.R.A., Bleeker, W., Kamo, S.L., Soderlund, U., Sylvester, P. (2018) U-Pb Geochronology and geochemistry of the Povungnituk Group of the Cape Smith Belt: part of a craton-scale circa 2.0 Ga Minto-Povungnituk large igneous province (LIP), northern Superior craton. Lithos, v. 320-321, p. 315-331.

50) Rogers, C., Kamo, S.L., Soderlund, U., Hamilton, M.A., Ernst, R.E., Cousens, B., Harlan, S.S., Wade, C.E., Thorkelson, D.J. (2018) Geochemistry and U-Pb geochronology of 1590 and 1550 Ma mafic dyke swarms of Western Laurentia: Mantle plume magmatism shared with Australia. Lithos, v. 314-315, p. 216-235.

51) Buchan, K.L., and Ernst, R.E. (2018). A giant circumferential dyke swarm associated with the High Arctic Large Igneous Province (HALIP). Gondwana Research, v. 58, p. 39-57.

52) Graff, J.R., Ernst, R.E., Samson, C. (2018). Evidence for triple-junction rifting focussed on local magmatic centres along Parga Chasma, Venus. Icarus, v. 306, p. 122-138.

53) Oliver, P., Ralchenko, M., Samson, C., Ernst, R.E., McCausland, P.J.A., West, G.F.  (2018) Enhanced nondestructive characterization of ordinary chondrites using complex magnetic susceptibility measurements. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, v. 53, p. 433–447.

54) Kingsbury, C.G., Kamo, S.L., Ernst, R.E., Soderlund, U., Cousens, B.L. (2018) U-Pb geochronology of the plumbing system associated with the Late Cretaceous Strand Fiord Formation, Axel Heiberg Island, Canada. Journal of Geodynamics, v. 118, p. 106-117.



55) El Bahat A., Ikenne, M., Cousens, B., Söderlund, U., Ernst, R. Klausen, M.B. Youbi, N.  (2017) New constraints on the geochronology and Sm-Nd isotopic characteristics of Bas-Drâa mafic dykes, Anti-Atlas of Morocco. Journal of African Earth Sciences, v. 127, p. 77-87.

56) Ernst, R.E., N. Youbi (2017). How Large Igneous Provinces affect global climate, sometimes cause mass extinctions, and represent natural markers in the geological record. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 478, p. 30-52.

57) Ciborowski, T.J.R., M.J. Minifie, A.C. Kerr, R.E. Ernst, B. Baragar, I.L. Millar. 2017. A mantle plume origin for the Palaeoproterozoic Circum-Superior Large Igneous Province. Precambrian Research, v. 294, p. 189-213

58) Zhang, S.H., Y. Zhao, X.H. Li, R.E. Ernst, Z.Y. Yang. 2017. The 1.33-1.30 Yanliao large igneous province in the North China Craton: Implications for reconstruction of the Nuna (Columbia) supercontinent, and specifically with the North Australian craton. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 465, p. 112-125.

59) Shumlyanskyy, L., C. Hawkesworth, K. Billström, S. Bogdanova, O. Mytrokhyn, R. Romer, B. Dhuime, S. Claesson, R. Ernst, M. Whitehouse, O. Bilan.  2017. The origin of the Palaeoproterozoic AMCG complexes in the Ukrainian shield. New U-Pb ages and Hf isotopes in zircon. Precambrian Research, v. 292, p 216-239.

60) Ikenne, M., U. Söderlund, R.E. Ernst, C. Pin, N. Youbi, E. El Aouli, A. Hafid (2017). A c. 1710 Ma mafic sill emplaced into a quartzite and calcareous series from Ighrem, Anti-Atlas – Morocco: Evidence that the Taghdout passive margin sedimentary group is nearly 1 Ga older than previously thought. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 127, p. 62-76.

61) Blanchard, J.A., Ernst, R.E., Samson, C. (2017) Gravity and magnetic modelling of layered mafic-ultramafic intrusions in large igneous province plume centre regions; Case studies from the: 1.27 Ga Mackenzie, 1.38 Ga Kunene-Kibaran, 0.06 Ga Deccan and 0.13-0.08 Ga High Arctic events. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 54, p. 290-310.



62) Ernst, R.E,.M.A. Hamilton, U. Söderlund, J.A. Hanes, D.P. Gladkochub, A.V. Okrugin, T. Kolotilina, A.S. Mekhonoshin, W. Bleeker, A.N. LeCheminant, K.L. Buchan, K.R. Chamberlain, A.N. Didenko (2016) Long-lived connection between southern Siberia and northern Laurentia in the Proterozoic. Nature Geoscience, v. 9, p. 464-469.

63) Kingsbury, C., R.E. Ernst, B.L., Cousens, M-C. Williamson (2016) The High Arctic LIP in Canada: Trace element and Sm-Nd Isotopic evidence for the role of mantle heterogeneity and crustal assimilation. Norwegian Journal of Geology, v. 96, p. 97-117.

64) Petrov, O.,  A. Morozov, S. Shokalsky, S. Kashubin, I.M. Artemieva, N. Sobolev, E. Petrov, R.E. Ernst, S. Sergeev, M.  Smelror (2016). Crustal structure and tectonic model of the Arctic region. Earth-Science Reviews, v. 154, p. 29–71.

65) Kuzmin M.I., V.V. Yarmolyuk, R.E. Ernst (2016) Tectonic activity of the early Earth (4.56–3.4(2.7?) Ga) Russian Geology and Geophyiscs, v. 57, p. 639-652.

66) Gladkochub D.P., Donskaya T.V., Mazukabzov A.M., Pisarevskyi S.A., Ernst R.E., Stanevich A.M.  (2016) Mesoproterozoic mantle plume beneath the northern part of the Siberian craton. Russian Geology and Geophysics, v. 57, p. 672-686.

67) Mekhonoshin, A.S., R.E. Ernst, U. Söderlund, M. A. Hamilton, T.B. Kolotilina, A.E. Izokh, G.V. Polyakov, N.D. Tolstykh (2016) Relationship between platinum-bearing ultramafic–mafic intrusions and large igneous provinces (exemplified by the Siberian Craton). Russian Geology and Geophysics, v. 57, p. 822-833.

68) Ernst, R.E., A.V. Okrugin, R.V. Veselovskiy, S.L. Kamo, M.A. Hamilton, V. Pavlov, U. Söderlund, K.R. Chamberlain, C. Rogers (2016). The 1501 Ma Kuonamka Large Igneous Province of northern Siberia: U-Pb geochronology, geochemistry, and links with coeval magmatism on other crustal blocks. Russian Geology and Geophysics, v. 57, p. 653-671.

69) Puchkov, V., R.E. Ernst, M.A. Hamilton, U, Söderlund, N. Sergeeva.  (2016) A Devonian >2000-km long dolerite swarm-belt and associated basalts along the Urals-Novozemelian fold-belt: part of an East-European (Baltica) LIP tracing the Tuzo Superswell. GFF, v. 138, p. 6-16, 10.1080/11035897.2015.1118406.

70) Lubnina, N.V., A.V. Stepanova, R.E. Ernst, M. Nilsson, U. Söderlund (2016) New U–Pb baddeleyite age, and AMS and paleomagnetic data for dolerites in the Lake Onega region belonging to the 1.98–1.95 Ga regional Pechenga-Onega Large Igneous Province. GFF, v. 138, p. 54-78, doi: 10.1080/11035897.2015.1129549.

71) Shumlyanskyy, L., R.E. Ernst, U. Söderlund, K. Billström, O. Mitrokhin, and S. Tsymbal (2016) New U-Pb ages for mafic dykes in the Northwestern region of the Ukrainian shield: coeval tholeiitic and jotunitic magmatism. GFF, v. 138, p. 79-85, doi: 10.1080/11035897.2015.1116602.

72) Shumlyanskyy, L., O. Mitrokhin, K. Billström, R. Ernst, E. Vishnevska, S. Tsymbal, M. Cuney, A. Soesoo  (2016). The ca. 1.8 Ga mantle plume related magmatism of the central part of the Ukrainian shield. GFF, v. 138, p. 86-101, doi: 10.1080/1331677X.2015.1067253.

73) Klaver, M., E.W.F. de Roever, A.C.D. Thijssen, W. Bleeker, U. Söderlund, K. Chamberlain, R.  Ernst, J. Berndt, A. Zeh (2016). Mafic magmatism in the Bakhuis Granulite Belt (western Suriname): relationship with charnockite magmatism and UHT metamorphism. GFF, v. 138, p. 203-218, doi: 10.1080/11035897.2015.1061591.

74) Cederberg, J.,  U. Söderlund,  E.P. Oliveira, R.E. Ernst, & S.A. Pisarevsky (2016) U-Pb baddeleyite dating of the Proterozoic Pará de Minas dyke swarm in the São Francisco craton (Brazil) – implications for tectonic correlation with Siberian, Congo and North China cratons. GFF, v. 138, p. 219-240, doi: 10.1080/11035897.2015.1093543.

75) Teixeira, W., R.E. Ernst, M.A. Hamilton, G. Lima, A.S. Ruiz, M.C. Geraldes (2016). Widespread ca. 1.4 Ga intraplate magmatism and tectonics in a growing Amazonia. GFF, v. 138, p. 241-254, doi: 10.1080/11035897.2015.1042033.



76) Zou, S-Y., Z-L. Li, B. Song, R.E. Ernst, Y-Q. Li, Z-Y. Ren, S-F. Yang, H-L. Chen, Y-G. Xu, & X-Y. Song (2015). Zircon U-Pb dating, geochemistry and Sr-Nd-Pb-Hf isotopes of the Wajilitag alkali mafic dikes, and associated diorite and syenitic rocks: Implications for magmatic evolution of the Tarim Large Igneous Province: Lithos, 212-215, p. 428--442, doi:10.1016/j.lithos.2014.09.005. 

77) Li, H-B., Z-C. Z. L-S. Lu, R.E. Ernst, M. Santosh, D-Y. Zhang, & Z-G. Cheng (2015). Giant radiating mafic dyke swarm of the Emeishan Large Igneous Province: Identifying the mantle plume centre: Terra Nova, v. 27, no. 4, p. 247–257.

78) Shumlyanskyy L., R. Ernst, & K.A. Billström (2015). U-Pb baddeleyite age of the Davydky gabbro-syenite massif of the Korosten plutonic complex: Geochemistry and ore formation, v. 35, p. 37-42.

79) Ciborowski, T.J.R., A.C. Kerr, R.E. Ernst, I. McDonald, M.J. Minifie, S.S. Harlan, & I.L. Millar (2015). The Early Proterozoic Matachewan Large Igneous Province: Geochemistry, Petrogenesis, and Implications for Earth Evolution: Journal of Petrology, v. 56 (8), p. 1459-1494, doi: 10.1093/petrology/egv038.

80) Thórarinsson, S.B., U. Söderlund, A. Døssing, P.M. Holm, R.E. Ernst, & C. Tegner (2015). Rift magmatism on the Eurasia basin margin: U-Pb baddeleyite ages of alkaline dyke swarms in North Greenland:  Journal of the Geological Society, v. 172, p. 721-726, doi:10.1144/jgs2015-049.

81) Jessell, M., J. Santoul, L. Baratoux, N. Youbi, R.E. Ernst, V. Metelka, J. Miller, & S. Perrouty (2015). An updated map of West African mafic dykes: Journal of African Earth Sciences, v. 112, p. 440-450,  doi: 10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2015.01.007.

82) Pisarevsky, S.A., B. De Waele, S.  Jones, U. Söderlund, & R.E. Ernst (2015). Paleomagnetism and U-Pb age of the 2.4 Ga Erayinia mafic dykes in the south-western Yilgarn, Western Australia: paleogeographic and geodynamic implications: Precambrian Research, v. 259, p. 222-231, doi:  10.1016/j.precamres.2014.05.023.



83) Yarmolyuk, V.V., M.I. Kuzmin, & R.E. Ernst (2014). Intraplate geodynamics and magmatism in the evolution of the Central Asian Orogenic Belt: Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, v. 93, p. 158–179. DOI: 10.1016/j.jseaes.2014.07.004.

84) Teixeira, W., M.A. Hamilton, G.A. Lima, A.S. Ruiz, R.Matos, & R.E. Ernst (2014). Precise ID-TIMS U-Pb baddeleyite ages (1110-1112 Ma) for the Rincón del Tigre- Huanchaca large igneous province (LIP) of the Amazonian Craton: Implications for the Rodinia supercontinent: Precambrian Research, v. 265, p. 273-285, doi: 10.1016/j.precamres.2014.07.006.

85) Bright, R.M., J.M. Amato, S.W. Denyszyn, & R.E. Ernst (2014). U-Pb geochronology of 1.1 Ga diabase in the southwestern United States: Testing models for the origin of a post- Grenville large igneous province: Geological Society of American Bulletin, v. 6, p. 135-156, doi: 10.1130/L335.1.

86) De Kock, M.O., R. Ernst, U. Söderlund, F. Jourdan, A. Hofmann, B. Le Gall, H. Bertrand, B.C. Chisonga, N. Beukes, H.M. Rajesh, L.M. Moseki, & R. Fuchs (2014). Dykes of the 1.11 Ga Umkondo LIP, Southern Africa: Clues to a complex plumbing system: Precambrian Research, v. 249, p. 129-143. doi: 10.1016/j.precamres.2014.05.006.

87) Ciborowski, T.J.R., A.C Kerr, I. McDonald, R.E. Ernst, H.S.R. Hughes, & M.J. Minifie (2014). The geochemistry and petrogenesis of the Paleoproterozoic du Chef dyke swarm Quebec, Canada: Precambrian Research, v. 250, p. 151-166,

88) Jowitt, S.M., M-C. Williamson, & R.E. Ernst (2014). Geochemistry of the 130 to 80 Ma Canadian High Arctic LIP (HALIP) event and implications for Ni–Cu–PGE prospectivity: Economic Geology, v. 109, p. 281–307.



89) Ernst, R.E., E. Pereira, M.A. Hamilton, S.A. Pisarevsky, J. Rodriques, C.C.G. Tassinari, W. Teixeira, & V. Van-Dunem (2013). Mesoproterozoic intraplate magmatic ‘barcode’ record of the Angola portion of the Congo craton: newly dated magmatic events at 1500 and 1110 Ma and implications for Nuna (Columbia) supercontinent reconstructions: Precambrian Research, v. 230, p. 103–118.

90) Gladkochub, D.P., S.A. Pisarevsky, A.M. Mazukabzov, U. Soderlund, Ye.V. Sklyarov, T.V. Donskaya, R.E. Ernst, & A.M. Stanevich (2013). The first evidence of the Paleoproterozoic post-collisional mafic magmatism in the Pri-Sayan region of the Siberian craton: Doklady, v. 450, no. 4, p. 440-444 [in Russian].

91) Youbi, N., D. Kouyaté, U. Söderlund, R.E. Ernst, A. Soulaimani, A. Hafid, M. Ikenne, A. El Bahat, H. Bertrand, K. Rkha Chaham, M. Ben Abbou, A. Mortaji, M. El Ghorfi, M. Zouhair, & M. El Janati (2013).. The 1750 Ma Magmatic Event of the West African Craton (Anti-Atlas, Morocco): Precambrian Research, v. 236, p. 106-123.

92) Fry, C., D. Melanson, C. Samson, P.J.A. McCausland, R.K. Herd, & R.E. Ernst (2013) Physical characterization of a suite of Buzzard Coulee H Chondrite fragments: Meteoritics & Planetary Science, v. 48, no 6, p. 1060–1073, doi: 10.1111/maps.12130.

93) Prokoph, A., H. el Bilali, & R. Ernst (2013). Periodicities in the emplacement of large igneous provinces through the Phanerozoic: Relations to ocean chemistry and marine biodiversity evolution: Geoscience Frontiers, v. 4, p. 263-276. GEOSCIENCE FRONTIERS 2013 BEST PAPER AWARD.

94) Smirnov, A.V., D.A.D. Evans, R.E. Ernst, U. Söderlund, & Z-X Li (2013). Trading partners: Tectonic ancestry of southern Africa and western Australia, in Archean supercratons Vaalbara and Zimgarn. Precambrian Research, v. 224, p. 11-22.

95) Davey, S.C., R.E. Ernst, C. Samson, & E.B. Grosfils (2013). Hierarchical clustering of pit crater chains on Venus: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 50, p. 109-126.

96) Zhai, Q-G., B-M Jahn, L. Su, R.E. Ernst, K-L. Wang, R-Y. Zhang, J. Wang, & S. Tang (2013). SHRIMP zircon U-Pb geochronology, geochemistry and Sr-Nd-Hf isotopic compositions of a mafic dyke swarm in the Qiangtang Terrane, northern Tibet and geodynamic implications: Lithos, v. 174, p. 28-43.

97) Khudoley, A.K., A.V. Prokopiev, K.R. Chamberlain, R. Ernst, S.M. Jowitt, S.V. Malyshev, A.I. Zaitsev, A.P. Kropachev, & O.V. Koroleva (2013).  Early Paleozoic mafic magmatic events on the eastern margin of the Siberian craton: Lithos, v. 174, p. 44-56.

98) Kouyaté, D., U. Söderlund, N. Youbi, R.E. Ernst, A. Hafid, M. Ikenne, A. Soulaimani, H. Bertrand, M. El Janati, & K. Rkha Chaham (2013). U-Pb baddeleyite ages of 2040 Ma, 1650 Ma and 885 Ma on dolerites in the West African Craton (Anti-Atlas inliers): possible links to break-ups of Precambrian supercontinents: Lithos, v. 174, p. 71-84.

99) El Bahat, A., M. Ikenne, U. Söderlund, B. Cousens, N. Youbi, R. Ernst, A. Soulaimani,M. El Janati, & A. Hafid (2013). U-Pb ages of dolerite dykes in the Bas Drâa Inlier of the Anti-Atlas of Morocco: newly identified 1380 Ma event in the West African Craton: Lithos, v. 174, p. 85-98.

100)       Söderlund, U., M. Ibanez-Mejia, A. El Bahat, R.E. Ernst, M. Ikenne, A. Soulaimani, N. Youbi, B. Cousens, M. El Janati, & A. Hafid (2013). Reply to Comment on “U-Pb baddeleyite ages and geochemistry of dolerite dykes in the Bas Drâa Inlier of the Anti-Atlas of Morocco: Newly identified 1380 Ma event in the West African Craton” by André Michard and Dominique Gasquet: Lithos, v. 174, p. 101-108.

101)       Puchkov, V.N., S.V Bogdanova, R. Ernst, V.I Kozlov, A.A Krasnobaev, U. Söderlund, M.T Wingate, A. Postnikov, & N.D Sergeeva (2013). The ca. 1380 Ma Mashak igneous event of the Southern Urals: Lithos, v. 174, p. 109-124.

102)       Pisarevsky, S.A., T.K. Biswal, X-C. Wang, B. De Waele, R.E. Ernst, U. Söderlund, J.A. Tait, K. Ratre, Y. Kesorjit Singh, & M. Cleve (2013). Palaeomagnetic, geochronological and geochemical study of Mesoproterozoic Lakhna dykes in the Bastar Craton, India: Implications for the Mesoproterozoic supercontinent: Lithos, v. 174, p. 125-143.

103)       Silveira, E.M., U. Söderlund, E.P. Oliveira, R. Ernst, & A.B. Menezes Leal (2013). First Precise U-Pb Baddeleyite Ages of 1500 Ma Mafic Dykes from the São Francisco Craton, Brazil, and Tectonic Implications: Lithos, v. 174, p. 144-156.

104)       Teixeira, W., M.S. D´Agrella-Filho, R.E. Ernst, M.A. Hamilton, V.A.V. Girardi, M. Mazzucchelli, & J.S. Bettencourt (2013). U-Pb (ID-TIMS) baddeleyite ages and paleomagnetism of 1.79 and 1.50 Ga tholeiitic dyke swarms, and position of the Rio de la Plata craton within the Columbia supercontinent. Lithos, v. 174, p. 157-174.

105)       Minifie, M.J., A.C. Kerr, R.E. Ernst, A.R. Hastie, T. J. R. Ciborowski, G. Desharnais, & I.L. Millar (2013). The northern and southern sections of the western ca. 1880 Ma Circum-Superior Large Igneous Province, North America: the Pickle Crow dyke connection?: Lithos, v. 174, p. 217-235.

106)       Bejgarn, T., U. Söderlund; P.Weihed; H. Årebäck; & R.E Ernst (2013). Palaeoproterozoic porphyry Cu-Au, intrusion-hosted Au and ultramafic Cu-Ni deposits in the Fennoscandian Shield: Temporal constraints using U-Pb geochronology: Lithos, v. 174, p. 236-254.

107)       Nilsson, M.K.M., M.B. Klausen, U. Söderlund, & R.E. Ernst (2013). Precise U-Pb ages and geochemistry of Paleoproterozoic mafic dykes from southern West Greenland: Linking the North Atlantic and the Dharwar Cratons: Lithos, v. 174, p. 255-270.

108)       Jowitt, S.M., & R.E. Ernst (2013).  Geochemical Assessment of the Metallogenic Potential of Proterozoic LIPs of Canada: Lithos, v. 174, p. 291-307.

109)       Oliveira, E.P., E.M. Silveira, U. Söderlund, & R. Ernst (2013). U-Pb ages of mafic dyke swarms from the Uauá Block, São Francisco Craton, Brazil: LIPs remnants relevant for Late Archaean break-up of a supercraton: Lithos, v. 174, p. 308-322.

110)       Tait, J., G. Straathof, U. Söderlund, R.E. Ernst, R. Key, S.M. Jowitt, K. Lo, M.E.M. Dahmada, & O. N’Diaye (2013). The Ahmeyim Great Dyke of Mauritania: a Newly Dated Archaean Intrusion: Lithos, v. 174, p. 323-332.

111)       Gumsley, A.P., M. O de Kock; H.M Rajesh; M.W Knoper; U. Söderlund; & R.E Ernst (2013). The Hlagothi Complex: the identification of fragments from a Mesoarchaean Large Igneous Province on the Kaapvaal Craton: Lithos, v. 174, p. 333-348.

112)       Ciborowski T.J.R., Kerr, A.C., McDonald I., Ernst R.E., & Minifie M.J. (2013). The geochemistry and petrogenesis of the Blue Draw Metagabbro. Lithos, 174, 271-290.



113)       Salikhov, D.N., G.I. Belicova, V.N. Puchkov, R. Ernst, U. Söderlund, S. Kamo, I.R. Rakhimov, & V.V. Holodnov (2012).  A nickel-bearing intrusive complex in the Southern Urals: Litosfera, v. 6, p. 66–77 [in Russian].

114)       Gladkochub, D.P., T. V. Donskaya, R. Ernst, A. M. Mazukabzov, E. V. Sklyarov, S. A. Pisarevsky, M. Wingate, & U. Söderlund (2012). Proterozoic Basic Magmatism of the Siberian Craton: Main Stages and Their Geodynamic Interpretation: Geotectonics, v. 46, no. 4, p. 273–284.

115)       Kiselev, A.I., R.E. Ernst, V.V. Yarmolyuk, & K.N. Egorov (2012). Radiating rifts and dyke swarms of the middle Paleozoic Yakutsk plume, of eastern Siberian craton: Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, v. 45, p. 1–16.



116)       Peng, P., W. Bleeker, R.E. Ernst, U. Söderlund, & V. McNicoll (2011). U–Pb baddeleyite ages, distribution and geochemistry of 925 Ma mafic dykes and 900 Ma sills in the North China craton: Evidence for a Neoproterozoic mantle plume: Lithos, v. 127, p. 210–221, doi:10.1016/j.lithos.2011.08.018.

117)       Studd, D., R.E. Ernst, & C. Samson (2011) Radiating graben-fissure systems in the Ulfrun Regio area, Venus: Icarus, v. 215, p. 279-291, doi: 10.1016/j.icarus.2011.06.026.



118)       Gladkochub, D.P., Donskaya T.V., Ivanov, A.V., Ernst, R., Mazukabzov, A.M., Pisarevsky, S.A., Ukhova, N.A.  (2010) Phanerozoic mafic magmatism in the southern Siberian craton: geodynamic implication: Russian Geology and Geophysics, v. 51, p. 952-964.

119)       Kulikov, V.S., Ya.V. Bychkova, V.V. Kulikova, R.Ernst  (2010) The Vetreny Poyas (Windy Belt) subprovince of southeastern Fennoscandia: an essential component of the 2.5-2.4 Ga Sumian large igneous province: Special Issue Precambrian Research, v. 183, p. 589-601, doi: 10.1016/j.precamres.2010.07.011.

120)       Nilsson, M.K.M., U. Söderlund, R.E. Ernst, M. Hamilton, A. Scherstén, P.E.B. Armitage, (2010) Precise U-Pb baddeleyite ages of mafic dykes and intrusions in southern West Greenland and implications for a possible reconstruction with the Superior craton: Precambrian Research, v. 183, p. 399-415, doi: 10.1016/j.precamres.2010.07.010.

121)        Söderlund, U., A. Hofmann, M.B. Klausen, J.R. Olsson, R.E. Ernst, P-O Persson, (2010) Towards a complete magmatic barcode for the Zimbabwe craton: baddeleyite U-Pb dating of regional dolerite dyke swarms and sill provinces: Precambrian Research, v. 183, p. 388-398, doi: 10.1016/j.precamres.2009.11.001.

122)       Olsson, J.R., U. Söderlund, M.B. Klausen, R.E. Ernst, (2010) U-Pb baddeleyite ages linking major Archean dyke swarms to volcanic-rift forming events in the Kaapvaal craton (South Africa), and a precise age for the Bushveld Complex: Precambrian Research, v. 183, p. 490-500, doi: 10.1016/j.precamres.2010.07.009.

123)       Ernst, R.E., K. Bell (2010). Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) and Carbonatites:. Mineralogy and Petrology (Special issue dedicated to K. Bell and titled "Continental Flood Basalts and associated igneous complexes"), v. 98, p. 55 – 76, doi: 10.1007/s00710-009-0074-1.

124)       Ernst, R.E., W. Bleeker (2010). Large igneous provinces (LIPs), giant dyke swarms, and mantle plumes: significance for breakup events within Canada and adjacent regions from 2.5 Ga to present: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 47, p. 695-739, doi: 10.1139/E10-025.

125)        Gladkochub, D.P., S.A. Pisarevsky, T.V. Donskaya, R.E. Ernst, M.T.D. Wingate, U. Söderlund, A. M. Mazukabzov, E.V. Sklyarov, M. A. Hamilton, J.A. Hanes (2010). Proterozoic mafic magmatism in Siberian craton: An overview and implications for paleocontinental reconstruction: Precambrian Research, v. 183, p. 660-668, doi: 10.1016/j.precamres.2010.02.023.

126)       Klausen, M.B., U. Söderlund, J.R. Olsson, R.E. Ernst, M. Armoogam, S.W. Mkhize, and G. Petzer (2010). Petrological discrimination among Precambrian dyke swarms: Eastern Kaapvaal craton (South Africa): Precambrian Research, v. 183, p. 501-522, doi: 10.1016/j.precamres.2010.01.013.

127)       Lubnina, N., R.E. Ernst, M. Klausen, U. Söderlund (2010). Paleomagnetic study of Neoarchean-Paleoproterozoic dykes in the Kaapvaal Craton: Precambrian Research, v. 183, p. 523-552, doi: 10.1016/j.precamres.2010.05.005.

128)       Gladkochub, D.P.,  S.A. Pisarevsky, R. Ernst, T.V. Donskaya, U. Söderlund, A.M. Mazukabzov, J. Hanes (2010). Large Igneous Province (LIP) ~1750Ma of the Siberian craton: Doklady, Earth Sciences, v. 430, no. 2, p. 168-171.



129)       Li,Z-X., S.V. Bogdanova, A.S. Collins, A. Davidson, B. De Waele, R.E. Ernst, D.A.D. Evans, I.C.W. Fitzsimons, R.A. Fuck, D.P. Gladkochub, J. Jacobs, K.E. Karlstrom, S. Lu, L.M. Natapov, V. Pease, S.A. Pisarevsky, K. Thrane, V. Vernikovsky (2009). How not to build a supercontinent: A reply to J.D.A Piper: Precambrian Research, v. 174 (1-2), p 208-214, doi:10.1016/j.precamres.2009.06.007.

130)       Pirajno, F., R.E. Ernst, A.S. Borisenko, G Fedoseev, E.A. Naumov (2009). Intraplate magmatism in central Asia and China and associated metallogeny: Ore Geology Reviews, v. 35, p. 114-136.



131)       Nozhkin, A.D., O.M. Turkina, T.B. Bayanova, N.G. Berezhnaya,A.N. Larionov, A.A. Postnikov, R.E. Ernst (2008). Neoproterozoic rift and within-plate magmatism in the Yenisei Ridge: implications for the breakup of Rodinia: Russian Geology and Geophysics, v. 49 (7), p. 503-519. 

132)       Halls, H.C., D.W. Davis, G.M. Stott, R.E. Ernst, M.A. Hamilton (2008). The Paleoproterozoic Marathon Large Igneous Province: New evidence for a 2.1 Ga long-lived mantle plume event along the southern margin of the North American Superior Province: Precambrian Research, v. 162, p. 327-353.

133)       Peng, P., M-G. Zhai, R.E. Ernst, J-H. Guo, F. Liu, B. Hu (2008). A 1.78 Ga Large Igneous Province in the North China craton: the Xiong'er Volcanic Province and the North China Dyke Swarm: Lithos, v. 101, p. 260-280, doi: 10.1016/j.lithos.2007.07.006.

134)       Dilek, Y., R. Ernst (2008). Links between ophiolites and LIPs in Earth history: Introduction Lithos Special Issue, v.100, p. 1–13.

135)       Li, Z-X., S.V. Bogdanova, A.S. Collins, A. Davidson, B. De Waele, R.E. Ernst, I.C.W. Fitzsimons, R.A. Fuck, D.P. Gladkochub, J. Jacobs, K.E. Karlstrom, S. Lu, L.M. Natapov, V. Pease, S.A. Pisarevsky, K. Thrane, V. Vernikovsky (2008). Assembly, configuration, and break-up history of Rodinia: A synthesis: Precambrian Research, v. 160, p. 179-210.

136)       Ernst, R.E., M.T.D. Wingate, K.L. Buchan, Z.X. Li (2008). Global record of 1600-700 Ma Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs): Implications for the reconstruction of the proposed Nuna (Columbia) and Rodinia supercontinents: (Special Issue on Rodinia) Precambrian Research, v. 160, p.159-178.

137)       Bryan, S., R.E. Ernst (2008). Revised definition of Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs): Earth Science Reviews, v. 86, p. 175-202.



138)       Shumlyanskyy, L.V., P-G. Andreasson, K.L. Buchan, R.E. Ernst (2007). The Volynian flood basalt province and coeval (Ediacaran) magmatism in Baltoscandia and Laurentia: Mineralogical Journal (Ukraine), v. 29, no. 4, pp. 47-53.

139)       Ernst, R.E. (2007) Mafic-ultramafic Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs): Importance of the pre-Mesozoic record: Episodes, v. 30 (2), p. 108-114.

140)       Buchan, K.L., J. Goutier, M.A. Hamilton, R.E. Ernst, W.A. Matthews (2007). Paleomagnetism, U-Pb geochronology and geochemistry of Lac Esprit and other dyke swarms, James Bay area, Quebec, and implications for Paleoproterozoic deformation of the Superior Province: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 44 (5), p. 643-664. doi: 10.1139/E06-131.

141)       Palmer, H.C., R.E. Ernst, K.L. Buchan (2007). Magnetic fabric studies of the Nipissing sill province and Senneterre dykes, Canadian Shield, and implications for emplacement: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 44, p. 507-528, doi: 10.1139/E06-096.



142)       Smith, D.L., C. Samson, R. Herd, A. DesLauriers, J-E. Sink, I. Christie, R.E. Ernst (2006). Measuring the bulk density of meteorites nondestructively using three-dimensional laser imaging: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 111, E10002, doi: 10.1029/2005JE002623, 7 pages.

143)       Söderlund, U., S-Å Elming, R.E. Ernst, D. Schissel (2006). The Central Scandinavian Dolerite Group – pronounced hotspot activity or back-arc magmatism? Constraints from U-Pb baddeleyite geochronology and Hf isotopic data: Precambrian Research, v. 150, p. 136-152.

144)       Macouin, M., J.P. Valet, J. Besse, R.E. Ernst (2006) Absolute paleointensity at 1.27 Ga from the Mackenzie dyke swarm (Canada) Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 7 (1), doi:10.1029/2005GC000960.



145)       Smith, D.L., R.E. Ernst, C. Samson, R. Herd (2005). Stony meteorite characterization by non-destructive measurement of magnetic properties: Meteoritics and Planetary Science, v. 41 (3), p. 355-373.

146)       De Boer, J.Z., J.B. Barnes, R.E. Ernst (2005). Variations in the Anisotropy of the Magnetic Susceptibility (AMS) in the early Jurassic Holyoke flow of the Hartford rift valley (CT and MA); magnetic evidence for internal deformation during cooling: Northeastern Geology, v. 28 (3), p. 231-237.

147)       Ernst, R.E., K.L. Buchan, I.H. Campbell (2005). Frontiers in Large Igneous Province research: Lithos, v. 79, p. 271-297.

148)       Ernst, R.E., K.L. Buchan (2004). Igneous rock associations in Canada 3. Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) in Canada and adjacent regions: 3 Ga to present: Geoscience Canada, v. 31, p. 103-126.

149)       R.E. Ernst, D.W. Desnoyers (2004). Lessons from Venus for understanding mantle plumes on Earth: Special Issue of Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, v. 146, p. 195-229 [corrigendum (2005) v. 149, p. 371].

150)       Prokoph, A., R.E. Ernst, K.L. Buchan (2004). Time-series analysis of Large Igneous Provinces: 3500 Ma to Present. Journal of Geology, v. 112, p. 1-22.

151)       Ernst, R.E., K.L. Buchan (2003). Recognizing mantle plumes in the geological record: Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, v. 31, p. 469-523.

152)       Macouin, M., J.P. Valet, J. Besse, K. Buchan, R. Ernst, M. LeGoff, U. Scharer (2003). Low paleointensities recorded in 1 to 2.4 Ga Proterozoic dykes, Superior Province, Canada: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 213, p. 79-95.

153)       Ernst, R.E., D.W. Desnoyers, J.W. Head, E.B. Grosfils (2003). Graben-fissure systems in Guinevere Planitia and Beta Regio (264-312oE, 24-60oN), Venus, and implications for regional stratigraphy and mantle plumes: Icarus, v. 164, p. 282-316.

154)       Ernst, R.E., K.L. Buchan (2002). Maximum size and distribution in time and space of mantle plumes: evidence from large igneous provinces. Journal of Geodynamics, v. 34, p. 309-342  [Erratum: J. Geodynamics, (2002) 34: 711-714].

155)       Ernst, R.E., E.B. Grosfils, D. Mège (2001). Giant dike swarms: Earth Venus and Mars: Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, v. 29, p.489-534.

156)       Buchan, K.L., R.E. Ernst, M.A. Hamilton, S. Mertanen, L.J. Pesonen, S-Å. Elming (2001). Rodinia: the evidence from integrated palaeomagnetism and U-Pb geochronology: Precambrian Research, v. 110, p. 9-32.



157)       Ernst, R.E., K.L. Buchan, M.A. Hamilton, a.v. Okrugin, M.D. Tomshin (2000). Integrated paleomagnetism and U-Pb geochronology of mafic dykes of the eastern Anabar Shield, Siberia and implications for the Mesoproterozoic reconstruction of Siberia and Laurentia: Journal of Geology, v. 108, p. 381-401.

158)       Bird, R.T., W.R. Roest, M. Pilkington, R.E. Ernst, K.L. Buchan (1999). An approach to the reconstruction of deformed continental crust using gridded geophysical data: Exploration Geophysics, v. 30, p. 101-104.

159)       Ernst, R.E., K.L. Buchan (1997). Layered mafic intrusions: a model for their feeder systems and relationship with giant dyke swarms and mantle plume centres: South African Journal of Geology, v. 100, p. 319-334.

160)       Baragar, W.R.A., R.E. Ernst, L. Hulbert, T. Peterson (1996). Longitudinal petrochemical variation in the Mackenzie dyke swarm, northwestern Canadian Shield: Journal of Petrology, v. 37, p. 317-359.

161)       Ernst, R.E., J.W. Head, E. Parfitt, E. Grosfils, L. Wilson (1995). Giant radiating dyke swarms on Earth and Venus: Earth Science Reviews, v. 39, p. 1-58.

162)       Buchan, K.L., R.E. Ernst (1995). Onaping fault system: age constraints on deformational events affecting the Kapusaksing structural zone and units underlying the Sudbury structure: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 31, p. 1197-1205.

163)       Rowins, S.M., E.M. Cameron, A.E. Lalonde, R.E. Ernst (1993). Geochemistry and petrogenesis of the syenitic Murdock Creek intrusion, Kirkland Lake, Ontario: Canadian Mineralogist, v. 31, p. 219-244.

164)       Leclair, A.D., R.E. Ernst, K. Hattori (1993). Crustal-scale auriferous shear zones in the Central Superior Province, Canada: Geology, v. 21, p. 399-402.

165)       Ernst, R.E., K.L. Buchan (1993). Paleomagnetism of the Abitibi dyke swarm, southern Superior Province and implications for the Logan Loop: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 30, p. 1886-1897.

166)       Ernst, R.E., W.R.A. Baragar (1992). Evidence from magnetic fabric for the flow pattern of magma in the Mackenzie giant radiating dyke swarm: Nature, v. 356, p. 511-513.

167)       Ernst, R.E., K. Bell (1992). The petrology of the Great Abitibi Dyke, Superior Province, Canada: Journal of Petrology, v. 33, p. 423-469.

168)       Lambert, M.B., R.E. Ernst, F.Ö.L Dudás (1992). Archean mafic dyke swarms near the Cameron River and Beaulieu River volcanic belts and their implications for tectonic modelling of the Slave Province, Northwest Territories: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 29, p. 2226-2248.

169)       Ernst, R.E. (1991). The near-surface geometry of the Great Abitibi Dyke, Superior Province, Canada: Geological Society of America Map & Chart Series, MCH-071.

170)       West, G.F., R.E. Ernst (1991). Evidence from the distribution of Matachewan dykes regarding the tectonic evolution of the Kapuskasing Structural Zone, Ontario, Canada: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 28, p. 1797-1811.



171)       Ernst, R.E., A.D. Fowler, T.H. Pearce (1988). Modelling of igneous fractionation and other processes using Pearce diagrams: Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, v. 100, p. 12-18.

172)        Ranalli, G., R.E. Ernst (1986). The Abitibi dyke swarm: a consequence of Superior-Grenville Interaction?: Tectonophysics, v. 121, p. 357-363.

173)       Ernst, R.E., H.C. Halls (1984). Paleomagnetism of the Hearst dike swarm and implications for the tectonic history of the Kapuskasing Structural Zone, Northern Ontario: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 21, p. 1499-1506.




1)    Kuzmin, M.I., R.E. Ernst (2016) Preface Special Issue “Mantle plumes and their role in the formation of lithosphere structure, large igneous provinces, and metallogeny” Russian Geology and Geophysics, v. 57, p. 637-638.

2)    Söderlund, U., M.B. Klausen, R.E. Ernst, W. Bleeker (2016) Introduction: New advances in using large igneous provinces (LIPs) to reconstruct ancient supercontinents.  GFF, v. 138, p. 1-5, doi: 10.1080/11035897.2015.1134090.

3)    Ernst, R.E., W. Bleeker, U. Söderlund, A.C. Kerr (2013). Large Igneous Provinces and supercontinents: Toward completing the plate tectonic revolution: Lithos, v., 174, p. 1-14.

4)    Ernst, R., R. Srivastava, W. Bleeker, M. Hamilton (2010). Precambrian Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) and their dyke swarms: New insights from high-precision geochronology integrated with paleomagnetism and geochemistry: Precambrian Research, v. 183, p. vii-xi.




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1)    Ernst, R.E., Bond, D.P.G., Zhang, S-H., Buchan, K.L., Grasby, S.E., Youbi, N., El Bilali, H., Bekker, A. & Doucet, L. (2021). Large Igneous Province Record Through Time and Implications for Secular Environmental Changes and Geological Time-Scale Boundaries. Chapter 1 In: Ernst, R.E., Dickson, A.J., Bekker, A. (eds.) Large Igneous Provinces: A Driver of Global Environmental and Biotic Changes. AGU Geophysical Monograph 255, pp. 3-26.

2)    Zhang, S-H., Ernst, R.E., Pei, J-L, Zhao, Y., Hu, G-H. (2021) Large igneous provinces (LIPs) and anoxia events in 'the Boring Billion'. Chapter 20 In: Ernst, R.E., Dickson, A.J., Bekker, A. (eds.) Large Igneous Provinces: A Driver of Global Environmental and Biotic Changes. AGU Geophysical Monograph 255, pp. 449-486.

3)    Diamond, C.W., Ernst, R., Zhang, S-H., Lyons, T.W. (2021).  Breaking the Boring Billion: A case for solid-Earth processes as drivers of system-scale environmental variability during the Mesoproterozoic. Chapter 21 In: Ernst, R.E., Dickson, A.J. & Bekker, A. (eds.) Large Igneous Provinces: A Driver of Global Environmental and Biotic Changes. AGU Geophysical Monograph 255, 487-501.

4)    Youbi, N., Ernst, R.E., Mitchell, R., Boumehdi, M.A., El Moume, W. Ait Lahna, A., Bensalah, M.K., Söderlund, U., Doblas, M., Tassinari, C.C.G. (2021) Large Igneous Provinces as a potential trigger for glaciations with special reference to the Neoproterozoic Era and the Phanerozoic Eon. Chapter 8 In: Ernst, R.E., Dickson, A.J. & Bekker, A. (eds.) Large Igneous Provinces: A Driver of Global Environmental and Biotic Changes. AGU Geophysical Monograph 255, pp. 169-190.


5)    Ernst, R.E. (2020) Large Igneous Provinces.  In: Alderton, D.  and Elias, S. (eds.) Encyclopedia of Geology, Second Edition., Elsevier

6)    Ernst, R.E., Bond, D.P.G., Zhang, X-H. (2020) Influence of Large Igneous Provinces, Chapter 12 in Gradstein, F., Ogg, J.G., Schmitz, M.D., Ogg, G.M. (Eds.), Geologic Time Scale 2020. Elsevier, vol. 2, p. 345-356.

7)    Youbi, N., Ernst, R.E., Söderlund, U., Boumehdi, M.A., Ait Lahna, A., Tassinari, C.C.G., El Moume, W. and Bensalah, M.K., 2020. The Central Iapetus magmatic province: An updated review and link with the ca. 580 Ma Gaskiers glaciation. In: Adatte, T., Bond, D.P.G., and Keller, G., (eds.) Mass Extinctions, Volcanism, and Impacts: New Developments. Geological Society of America Special Paper 544, doi: 10.1130/2020.2544(02).


8)    Baratoux, L., Söderlund, U., Ernst, R.E., de Roever, E., Jessell, M.W., Kamo, S., Naba, S., Perrouty, S., Metelka, V., Yatte, D., Grenholm, M., Diallo, D.P., Ndiaye, P.M., Dioh, E., Cournède, C., Benoit, M., Baratoux, D., Youbi, N., Rousse, S., Bendaoud, A. (2019)  New U–Pb baddeleyite ages of mafic dyke swarms of the west African and Amazonian cratons: Implication for their configuration in supercontinents through time. In: Srivastava, R.K., Ernst, R.E., Peng, P. (eds.) Dyke Swarms of the World – A Modern Perspective. Springer, p. 263-314.

9)    Buchan, K.L., Ernst, R.E. (2019) Giant Circumferential Dyke Swarms: Catalogue and Characteristics. In: Srivastava, R.K., Ernst, R.E., Peng, P. (eds.) Dyke Swarms of the World – A Modern Perspective. Springer, p. 1-44.

10) Magee, C., Ernst, R.E., Muirhead, J., Phillips, T., Jackson, C. A-L. (2019). Magma Plumbing Systems in Large Igneous Provinces: Lessons from Seismic Reflection Data. In: Srivastava, R.K., Ernst, R.E., Peng, P. (eds.) Dyke Swarms of the World – A Modern Perspective. Springer, p. 45-85.

11) Hollanda, M.H.B.M., Archanjo, C.J., Macedo Filho, A.A., Fossen, H., Ernst, R.E., de Castro, D.L., Melo, A.C., Oliveira, A.L. (2019) The Mesozoic Equatorial Atlantic Magmatic Province (EQUAMP): A new large igneous province in South America. In: Srivastava, R.K., Ernst, R.E., Peng, P. (eds.) Dyke Swarms of the World – A Modern Perspective. Springer, p. 87-110.

12) Samal, A.K., Srivastava, R.K., Ernst, R.E., Söderlund, U. (2019) Mapping and naming of distinct Neoarchean-Mesoproterozoic mafic dyke swarms of the Indian Shield using Google™ Earth images and ArcGIS™ and their possible association to Large Igneous Provinces: current status and future prospects. In: Srivastava, R.K., Ernst, R.E., Peng, P. (eds.) Dyke Swarms of the World – A Modern Perspective. Springer, p. 335-390.


13) Rogers, C., A. Mackinder, R.E. Ernst, & B. Cousens (2016). Mafic magmatism in the Belt-Purcell Basin and Wyoming Province of Western Laurentia. In:  J. MacLean & J. Sears (eds.)  Belt Basin: Window to Proterozoic Earth: Geological Society of America Special Paper  (in press).

14) Evans, D.A.D., R.I.F. Trindade, E.L. Catelani, M.S. D’Agrella-Filho, L.M. Heaman, E.P. Oliveira, U. Söderlund, U., R.E. Ernst, A.V. Smirnov, & J.M. Salminen (2014). Return to Rodinia? Moderate to high paleolatitude of São Francisco/Congo craton at 920 Ma:  In:  Li, Z.X., D.A.D. Evans & J.B. Murphy (eds,): Supercontinent Cycles Through Earth History Geological Society of London Special Publication 424. doi:10.1144/SP424.1  (in press).



15) Ernst, R.E., & E.B. Grosfils (2014). Circumferential lineament systems (Venus). In: H. Hargitai, & A. Kereszturi (eds.) Encyclopedia of Planetary Landforms, Springer ISBN: 1-4614-9213-9.

16) Ernst, R.E. (2014). Diapir (Mantle) In: H. Hargitai, & A. Kereszturi (eds.) Encyclopedia of Planetary Landforms, Springer ISBN: 1-4614-9213-9.

17) Ernst, R.E. (2014). Gridded Plains (Venus). In: H. Hargitai, & A. Kereszturi (eds.) Encyclopedia of Planetary Landforms, Springer ISBN: 1-4614-9213-9.

18) Ernst, R.E., E.B. Grosfils (2014). Linear lineament systems (Venus). In: H. Hargitai, & A. Kereszturi (eds.) Encyclopedia of Planetary Landforms, Springer ISBN: 1-4614-9213-9.

19) Grosfils, E.B., R.E. Ernst, & G.A. Galgana (2014). In: H. Hargitai, & A. Kereszturi (eds.) Encyclopedia of Planetary Landforms, Springer ISBN: 1-4614-9213-9.



20) Ernst, R.E., & S.M. Jowitt (2013). Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) and Metallogeny. In: M. Colpron, T. Bissig, B.G. Rusk, & J.F.H. Thomspon, (eds.) Tectonics, Metallogeny, and Discovery: The North American Cordillera and Similar Accretionary Settings. Society of Economic Geologists Special Publication 17, p. 17-51.



21) Ernst, R.E., R.K. Srivastava (2008). India’s place in the Proterozoic world: constraints from the large igneous provinces (LIP) record. In: R.K. Srivastava, Ch. Sivaji, and N.V. Chalapathi Rao (eds.) Indian Dykes: Geochemistry, Geophysics, and Geochronology, Narosa Publishing House Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi, India, pp. 41-56.

22) Ernst, R.E. (2007). Large igneous provinces in Canada through time and their metallogenic potential, in Goodfellow, W. D., ed., Mineral Deposits of Canada: A Synthesis of Major Deposit-types, District Metallogeny, the Evolution of Geological Provinces, and Exploration Methods, Special Publication 5, Mineral Deposits Division, Geological Association of Canada, p. 929-937.

23) Ernst, R,.E., K.L. Buchan, D.W. Desnoyers (2007). Plumes and plume clusters on Earth and Venus: Evidence from Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) in: D.A. Yuen, S. Maruyama, S-I. Karato, B.F. Windley  (eds.) Superplumes: Beyond Plate Tectonics. Springer, p. 537-562

24) Bleeker, W., R. Ernst (2006). Short-lived mantle generated magmatic events and their dyke swarms: the key unlocking Earth’s paleogeographic record back to 2.6 Ga. In: E. Hanski, S. Mertanen, T. Rämö. J. Vuollo (eds.) Dyke Swarms – Time Markers of Crustal Evolution. Taylor and Francis Group/ Balkema, London, p. 3-26.

25) Buchan, K.L., R.E. Ernst (2006). Giant dyke swarms and the reconstruction of the Canadian Arctic Islands, Greenland, Svalbard and Franz Josef Land. In: E. Hanski, S. Mertanen, T. Rämö. J. Vuollo (eds.) Dyke Swarms – Time Markers of Crustal Evolution. A.A. Balkema Rotterdam, p. 27-48.

26) Ernst, R.E., K.L. Buchan, A. Prokoph (2004). Large igneous province record through time. In: P.G. Eriksson, W. Altermann, D.R. Nelson, W.U. Mueller, O. Catuneanu (eds.) The Precambrian Earth: Tempos and Events. Elsevier, p. 173-180.

27) Ernst, R.E., J.Z. de Boer, P. Ludwig, T. Gapotchenko (2003). Magma flow pattern in the North Mountain basalts of the 200 Ma CAMP event: Evidence from the magnetic fabric, In: W.E. Hames, J.C. McHone, P.R. Renne, C. Ruppel (eds.) The Central Atlantic Magmatic Province: Insights from Fragments of Pangea: American Geophysical Union, Geophysical Monograph Volume 136, p. 227-239.

28) de Boer, J.Z., R.E. Ernst, A.G. Lindsey (2003). Evidence for predominant lateral magma flow along major feeder-dike segments of the Eastern North American swarm based on magnetic fabric, In P.M. LeTourneau, P.E. Olsen (eds.) The Great Rift Valleys of Pangea in Eastern North America: Volume 1: Tectonics, Structure, and Volcanism Columbia University Press., pp. 189-206.

29) Katsube, T.J., R.A. Klassen, Y. Das, K. Benn, M.E. Best, R. Ernst (2002). Electromagnetic characteristics of Cambodian soil: Implications for landmine detection in soil containing ferromagnetic minerals: In Broach, J.T., Heramon, R.S., Dobeck, G.J. (eds.) Detection and Remediation Technologies for Minelike Targets VII, The Proceedings of SPIE (The International Society of Optical Engineering): SPIE, 4742: 821-835.



30) Mège, D., R.E. Ernst (2001). Contractional effects of mantle plumes on Earth, Mars and Venus, In: R.E. Ernst, K.L. Buchan (eds.) Mantle Plumes: Their Identification Through Time, Geological Society of America Special Paper 352, pp. 103-140.

31) Rainbird, R., R.E. Ernst (2001). The sedimentary record of mantle-plume uplift, In: R.E. Ernst, K.L. Buchan (eds.) Mantle Plumes: Their Identification Through Time. Geological Society of America Special Paper 352, pp.227-245.

32) Ernst, R.E., K.L. Buchan (2001). The use of mafic dike swarms in identifying and locating mantle plumes In: R.E. Ernst, K.L. Buchan (eds.) Mantle Plumes: Their Identification Through Time. Geological Society of America Special Paper  352, pp. 247-265.

33) Ernst, R.E., K.L. Buchan (2001). Large mafic magmatic events through time and links to mantle plume heads In: R.E. Ernst, K.L. Buchan (eds.) Mantle Plumes: Their Identification Through Time. Geological Society of America Special Paper  352, pp. 483-575.

34) Ernst, R.E., K.L. Buchan (1997). Giant Radiating Dyke Swarms: Their use in identifying pre-Mesozoic large igneous provinces and mantle plumes, In Mahoney, J. & Coffin, M. (eds.) Large Igneous Provinces: Continental, Oceanic, and Planetary Volcanism, AGU Geophysical Monograph Series Volume 100, pp. 297-333.

35) Veizer, J., R.E. Ernst (1995). Temporal pattern of sedimentation: Phanerozoic of North America: Geochemistry International 32: 83-95 AND pp. 173-182: In E.M. Galimov (ed.) The Main Trends in Geochemistry: To the 100th Anniversary of Academician A.P. Vinogradov, Nauka Press, Moscow.

36) Ernst, R.E., K.L. Buchan, H.C. Palmer (1995). Giant dyke swarms: Characteristics, distribution and geotectonic applications, In G. Baer & A. Heimann (eds.) Physics and Chemistry of Dykes, Balkema Publishers, pp. 3-21.

37) Ernst , R.E.(1990). Sensitivity of Pearce Element Ratio analysis to non-conserved behaviour of the denominator element, In: Russell and Stanley (eds.) Theory and Applications of Pearce Element Ratios to Geochemical Data Analysis. Geological Association of Canada Short Course Volume #8, pp. 217-233.

38) Ernst, R.E. (1990). Magma flow directions in two Proterozoic Dyke Swarms of the Canadian Shield: as estimated using anisotropy of magnetic susceptibility data, In A.J. Parker, P.C. Rickwood, D.H. Tucker (eds.) Mafic dykes and Emplacement Mechanisms Balkema Publishers, pp. 231-235.

39) Ernst, R.E., K. Bell, G. Ranalli, H.C. Halls (1987). The Great Abitibi dyke, southeastern Superior Province, Canada, In H.C. Halls, W.F. Fahrig (eds.) Mafic Dyke Swarms, Geol. Assoc. Canada, Special Paper 34, pp. 123-135.



1)    Ernst, R.E., Vrublevskii, V.V., Gladkochub, D.P., Gertner, I.F., Dobretsov, N.L., Izokh, A.E, Krasonova, T.S., Kruk, N.N., Kuzmin, M.I., Tishin, P.A., Tsygankov, A.A., Chernyshov, A.I. (2019) 7th International Large Igneous Province. Large Igneous Provinces Through Earth History: Mantle Plumes, Supercontinents, Climate Change, Metallogeny and Oil-Gas, Planetary Analogues, Tomsk, Russia, 28 August to 8 September 2019

2)    Ernst, R.E., Cui, Y., Banerjee, Y., Ghosh, P.  2019.  Session 8i: Large Igneous Provinces, Environmental Change and Mass Extinctions: The Deadly Kiss of LIPs. Goldschmidt Barcelona 2019 (August 18-23),

3)    Ernst, R.E. and Jowitt, S.M. (2018) MIN11: Multi-Commodity, Multi-Scale Exploration Targeting Using the Large Igneous Province Record   Resources for Future Generations Conference (RFG 2018), June 16-21, 2018, Vancouver, Canada,

4)    Zhang, F-F., Al-Suwaidi, A., Ernst, R., Cui, Y.  2018 04h: Large Igneous Provinces, Environmental Change and Mass Extinctions: The Deadly Kiss of LIPs. Goldschmidt 2018  August 12-17,   Boston, USA,

5)    Kingsbury, C., R.E. Ernst (2017) Chemical Scene Investigations of Large Igneous Provinces II   GSA Annual meeting, Seattle USA  (22-25 October)

6)    Bardoux, M., Ernst, R.E. (2017) SGA meeting  2017,  SGA 2017 14th Biennial Meeting, Quebec City, Canada  August 20-23, 2017 Mineral Resources to Discover     Session S01: Geology, geodynamics and metallogeny of the Rhyacian (2.35 – 2.05 Ga),

7)    Williamson, M-C., C. Lawley, D. Giovenazzo, S. Planke, S. Bergman, R. Ernst (2017) GAC-MAC annual meeting 2017 GS1: Magmatic and Metallogenic Processes Associated with Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) Kingston Ontario, May 14-18

8)    Ernst, R.E., Bekker, A., Al-Suwaidi, A., Dickson, A. (2017) Session 17l: Deadly kiss of LIPs: Their role in Phanerozoic and Precambrian environmental change and biotic exctinctions.  Goldschmidt Conference, Paris, France, 13 - 18 August 2017

9)    Gregg, T., R. Ernst (2016). T166: Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) in the Solar System. Geological Society of America Annual meeting, Denver, 25-28 Sept 2016.

10) Jowitt, S., R. Ernst (2016) Links between Large Igneous Province Events and Metallogeny, session 9b.   Goldschmidt 2016 Yokohama, Japan, 26 June – 1 July 2016.

11) Xu, Y-G., I. Campbell, R. Ernst, C. Yang (2016) Large Igneous Provinces Through Time: Their Origin and Economic/Environmental Impacts, session 5d,  Goldschmidt 2016, Yokohama, Japan, 26 June – 1 July 2016.

12) Ernst, R.E., C. Kingsbury, & P. Hollings (2015). CSI-LIPs (Chemical scene investigation of Large Igneous Provinces). Session VGP32A  Joint Assembly (AGU-GAC-MAC-CGU) meeting Montreal (3-7 May 2015).

13) Ernst, R.E., & D. Hurwitz (2015). Surface Expressions of Volcanism and Associated Tectonism on Venus and Implications for Interior Dynamics. Session P42  Joint Assembly (AGU-GAC-MAC-CGU) meeting Montreal (3-7 May 2015).

14) Evans, D.A.D., & R.E. Ernst (2015). Precambrian Craton Reconstructions, Geodynamics, and Paleoenvironments. Session PG23A Joint Assembly (AGU-GAC-MAC-CGU) meeting Montreal (3-7 May 2015).

15) Ernst, R., K. Chamberlain, & W. Bleeker. (2014) T235. Some New Gloss on Old Lips: Implications for Continental Reconstructions and Metallogeny. Geological Society of America Annual meeting, Vancouver 19-22 October 2014.

16) Planke, S., W. Kuerschner, R. Ernst, & H. Svensen (2014). Mass extinctions and rapid global warming in deep time (GMPV41/SSP4.8)  EGU General Assembly 2014 Vienna Austria 27 April to 2 May 2014,

17) Bleeker, W., & R.E. Ernst (2013). Large Igneous Provinces and Metallogeny. Special session at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada Annual Convention (PDAC2013), Toronto, March 3-6, 2013, [

18) Sylvester, P., R. Ernst, M.A. Hamilton, & W. Bleeker (2012). Goldschimdt 2012:  Theme 4g: Geochronology and Geochemistry of LIPs.

19) Ernst R.E., M.A. Hamilton, W. Bleeker, & P. Sylvester (2012). SS23: The Large Igneous Province Record of North America Through Time. GAC-MAC 2012.

20) Evans, D.A.D., K.R. Chamberlain, R.E. Ernst, & W. Bleeker (2011). T33. Reconstructing Supercontinents and the Global Large Igneous Province (LIP) Record. GSA Annual Meeting and Exposition: Archean to Anthropocene. Abstracts with Programs, v. 43, no. 5.

21) LIPs of ASIA 2011 meeting in Irkutsk Russia;

22) Krishna Sinha, A., Barry Hanan, R. Ernst, Carleton T19:Geologic and Geophysical Modeling of Supercontinent Dispersals. AGU annual fall meeting 2010

23) Teixeira, T., E. Oliviera, R.E. Ernst (2010) LIPs and Mafic Dyke Swarms of South America. 2010 Meeting of the Americas. 8-13 August 2010, Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil,

24) Bethune, K., R. Ernst, R. Berman, (2010) Paleoproterozoic Tectonic Assembly of the Western Canadian Shield: New Findings and Implications for Paleocontinental Reconstruction. GeoCanada 2010 conference in Calgary (May 10-14, 2010)

25) Ernst, R., V.N. Puchkov (2010) Dyke Swarms. Moscow Tectonics Conference, 2-5 February 2010

26) Large Igneous Provinces of Asia: Mantle Plumes and Metallogeny, Novosibirsk, Russia, 6-9 August 2009,

27) Bleeker, W., R.E. Ernst, P. McCausland, and L. Pesonen (2009) ‘Frontiers in Precambrian Geodynamics’, Special session in honour of Henry Halls at Joint Assembly 2009, Toronto, 24-27  May 2009

28) Large Igneous Provinces of Asia: Mantle Plumes and Metallogeny, Novosibirsk, Russia, August 2007

29) Srivastava, R., W. Bleeker, R.Ernst (2008) Mafic dyke swarms: a global perspective. 33rd International Geological Congress, Oslo 2008.

30) Polteau, S., J. Cartwright, R. Ernst (2007) Saucer-shaped sills, injected sands and related structures: Current knowledge and extra-terrestrial perspectives. Session V16. AGU 2007 fall meeting.

31) Srivastava, R.K., W. Bleeker, R. Ernst (2008) Mafic dyke swarms: a global perspective. Session MPI-04, At IGC33 August 2008, Oslo, Norway.

32) Bleeker, W., P. Sylvester, R. Ernst, P. King, M. Lesher, and others  (2007) The Pulse of the Earth & Planetary Evolution: Rates and Rhythms, Cycles and Cataclysms. GAC NUNA conference, 13-17 June 2007, Sudbury Canada

33) Bleeker, W., R. Ernst, K. Buchan, T. LeCheminant. (2007) Short-lived magmatic events of the Slave province and environs: critical time markers and indicators of tectonic processes. Special session at  Yellowknife 2007 (GAC-MAC annual meeting) 23-25 May 2007

34) Ernst, R., I. Campbell. (2007) Large Igneous Provinces. Special session at IGC2007 in Italy, July 2-13. 2007

35) Condie, K., R. Ernst, D. Bradley (2007) Global Mantle Events Throughout Earth History:  Documentation and Effects on Earth Systems AGU meeting Acapulco Mexico, May 2007.

36) Bleeker, W., R. Ernst, K. Buchan, A. LeCheminant. (2007) Short-lived magmatic events of the Slave Province and environs: critical time markers and indicators of tectonic processes GAC Annual Meeting Yellowknife Canada. May 2007

37) Dilek, Y.,  R. Ernst (2005) T04: Links Between Ophiolites and the Lost Large Igneous Provinces Record AGU special session December 2005

38) Bleeker, W., R. Ernst, F. Fueten (2004) Early Earth, Impacts and Planetary Science, St. Catherines 2004 (Geol. Assoc. Can. / Mineral. Assoc. Can., Joint Annual Meeting, St. Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, May 12-14, 2004.

39) Cioppa, M.T.,  R.E. Ernst (2004) Four Decades of paleomagnetism in Canada. Special session GP33B, AGU-CGU-SEG meeting in Montreal Canada, May 2004

40) Katsube, T.J., R.E. Ernst, Y. Das (2001) Electromagnetic characteristics of soil and their application to landmine detection: Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Ottawa, May 2001

41) Ernst, R.E.,  K.L. Buchan, M.F. Coffin (1998) Locating Old Mantle Plumes: Symposium at the Geological Society of America Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, Oct. 26-29 1998.

42) Ernst, R.E., I. Dalziel, K.L. Buchan (1997) New Developments in Paleocontinental Reconstruction: Symposium at the Geol. Assoc. Can. / Min. Assoc. Can. Annual Mtg., Ottawa, Ontario, May 19-21 1997.



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