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  • 48. Clerc, C., Lagabrielle, Y., Labaume, P., Ringenbach, J.-C., Vauchez, A., Nalpas, T., Bousquet, R.,   Ballard, J.-F., Lahfid, A. & Fourcade, S. 2016. Basement – Cover decoupling and progressive exhumation of metamorphic sediments at hot rifted margin. Insights from the Northeastern Pyrenean analog. Tectonophysics, 686, 82–97.
  • 47. Chelalou, R., Nalpas, T., Bousquet, R. , Prevost, M., Lahfid, A., Ringenbach, J.-C., & Ballard, J.-F. 2016. New sedimentological, structural and paleo-thermicity data in the Boucheville Basin (eastern North Pyrenean Zone, France). C. R. Geoscience, 348: 312-321
  • 46. Rosenberg, C., Berger, A., Bellahsen, N., & Bousquet R., 2015, Relating orogen width to shortening, erosion, and exhumation during Alpine collision, Tectonics, doi: 10.1002/2014TC003736
  • 45. Pourteau, A., Bousquet, R., Vidal, O., Plunder,A., Duesterhoeft, E., Candan, O., & Oberhänsli R.,2014, Multistage growth of Fe–Mg–carpholite and Fe–Mg–chloritoid, from field evidence to thermodynamic modelling, Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 168, 1090, doi: 10.1007/s00410-014-1090-7.
  • 44. Duesterhoeft, E., Quinteros, J., Oberhänsli, R., Bousquet, R., & de Capitani, C., 2014, Relative impact of mantle densification and eclogitization of slabs on subduction dynamics: a numerical thermodynamic/thermokinematic investigation of metamorphic density evolution, Tectonophysics, 637, 20–29, doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2014.09.009.
  • 43. Villa IM., Bucher S., Bousquet R., Kleinhanns IC. & Schmid, SM., 2014, Dating Polygenetic Metamorphic Assemblages along a Transect across the Western Alps, Journal of Petrology, 55, 4, 803-830
  • 42. Omrani, H., Moazzen, M., Oberhansli, R., Tsujimori, T., Bousquet, R., & Moayyed, M., 2013 Metamorphic history of glaucophane-paragonite-zoisite eclogites from the Shanderman area, northern Iran, Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 31, 8, 791-812
  • 41. Negro F., Bousquet R., Vils, F., Pellet C.-M., Haenggi-Schaub J., 2013, Thermal structure and metamorphic evolution of the Piemont-Ligurian metasediments in the northern Western Alps, Swiss Journal of Geosciences, 100(2), 227-242
  • 40. Duesterhoeft E.*, Bousquet R., Wichura H. & Oberhaensli R., 2012, Anorogenic plateau formation: the importance of density changes in the lithosphere, Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, B07204, doi: 10.1029/2011JB009007
  • 39. Oberhänsli R., Bousquet R., Candan O. & Okay A., 2012, Ages et evolution of the different subduction in the East Anatolia. Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences, doi: 10.3906/yer-1006-26
  • 38. Wichura H*., Bousquet R., Oberhänsli R., Strecker MR. & Trauth M., 2011, The Mid-Miocene East African Plateau: pre-rift topographic inferred from the emplacement of the phonolitic Yatta lava flow, Kenya in The Formation and Evolution of Africa: A Synopsis of 3.8 Ga of Earth History Eds Van Hinsbergen, D. J. J., Buiter, S. J. H., Torsvik, T. H., Gaina, C. & Webb, S. J., Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 357, 285-300, doi: 10.1144/SP357.15
  • 37. Berger A. & Schmid S., Engi M., Bousquet, R. & Wiederkehr M., 2011, A discussion on mass and heat transport during Barrovian metamorphism: An example from the Central Alps (Switzerland/N-Italy), Tectonics, doi:10.1029/2009TC002622
  • 36. Wiederkehr M*, Bousquet, R., Ziemann M., Berger A. & Schmid S. M., 2011, 3-D assessment of peak-metamorphic conditions by Raman spectroscopy of carbonaceous material: an example from the margin of the Lepontine dome (Swiss Central Alps), International Journal of Earth Sciences, doi: 10.1007/s00531-010-0622-2
  • 35. Loprieno A*, Bousquet, R., Bucher S., Ceriani S., Dalla Torre F.H, Fügenschuh, B. & Schmid S.M., 2011, The Valais units in Savoy (France): a key area for understanding the paleogeography and the tectonic evolution of the Western Alps, International Journal of Earth Sciences, doi 10.1007/s00531-010-0595-1
  • 34. Wichura H*, Bousquet, R., Oberhänsli R., 2010, Emplacement of the mid-Miocene Yatta lava flow, Kenya: implications for modelling long, channelled lava flows, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 198, 325-338
  • 33. Handy MR., Schmid S.M., Bousquet, R., Kissling E. & Bernoulli D., 2010, Reconciling plate tectonic reconstructions of Alpine Tethys with the geological-geophysical record of spreading and subduction in the Alps, Earth Review, 102, 121-158
  • 32. Oberhänsli, R., Candan, O., Bousquet, R., Rimmele, G., Okay, A. & B. Goffé, J, 2010, Alpine HP Evolution of the eastern Bitlis complex, SE Turkey, in Sedimentary basins, tectonics from Black Sea an Caucasus to the Arabian plateform Eds Sosson M., Kaymakci N., Stephenson R., Strarostenko V. & Bergerat F., Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 340, 461-483
  • 31. Wichura H*, Bousquet, R., Oberhänsli R., Strecker MR. & Trauth M., 2010, Evidence for Mid-Miocene uplift of the East African Plateau, Geology, 38, 6; 543–546
  • 30. Wiederkehr M*, Sudo M., Bousquet, R., Berger A. & Schmid S., 2009, Alpine orogenic evolution from subduction to collisional thermal overprint: The Ar-40/Ar-39 age constraints from the Valaisan Ocean, central Alps, Tectonics, 28, TC6009
  • 29. Schmitz S*, Möller A., Wilke M., Malzer W., Kanngiesser B., Bousquet, R., Berger A. & Schefer S., 2009, Chemical U-Th-Pb dating of monazite by 3D-Micro X-ray fluorescence analysis with synchrotron radiation, European Journal of Mineralogy, 21, 5, 927-945
  • 28. Moazzen M., Oberhänsli R., Hajialioghli R., Möller A., Bousquet, R., Droop G. & Jahangiri A., 2009, Peak and post-peak P-T conditions and fluid composition for scapolite-clinopyroxene-garnet calc-silicate rocks from the Takab area, NW Iran, European Journal of Mineralogy, 21, 1, 149-162
  • 27. Sebti S., Saddiqi O., El Haimer F.Z., Michard A., Ruiz G., Bousquet, R., Baidder L. & de Lamotte D.F., 2009, Vertical movements at the fringe of the West African Craton: First zircon fission track datings from the Anti-Atlas Precambrian basement, Morocco, Comptes Rendus Geosciences, 341, 1, 71-77
  • 26. Wiederkehr M*, Bousquet, R., Schmid S. M., & Berger A. 2008, From subduction to collision: Thermal overprint of HP/LT meta-sediments in the north-eastern Lepontine Dome (Swiss Alps) and consequences regarding the tectono-metamorphic evolution of the Alpine orogenic wedge, Swiss Journal of Geosciences, 101(S1), 127-155.
  • 25. Çetinkaplan, M., Oberhänsli, O., Candan, O. & Bousquet, R., Pressure – temperature evolution of lawsonite eclogite in Sivrihisar; TavßanlÃœ Zone - Turkey, Lithos, 104, 12-32
  • 24. Bousquet, R., Oberhänsli R., Goffé B., Wiederkehr M., Koller F., Schmid S. M., Schuster R., Engi M., Berger A. & Martinotti G., 2008 Metamorphism of metasediments in the scale of an orogen: A key to the Tertiary geodynamic evolution of the Alps. in Tectonic Aspects of the Alpine-Dinaride-Carpathian System Eds Siegesmund, S., Fügenschuh, B. & Froitzheim, N. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 298, 393-412
  • 23. Berger, A., & Bousquet, R. 2008 Subduction related metamorphism in the Alps: Review of isotopic ages based on petrology and their geodynamic consequences. in Tectonic Aspects of the Alpine-Dinaride-Carpathian System Eds Siegesmund, S., Fügenschuh, B. & Froitzheim, N. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 298, 117-144
  • 22. Bousquet, R., El Mamoun, R., Saddiqi, O. & Goffé, B., 2008 Mélanges and ophiolites: was the Bou-Azzer’s ophiolite suite (Morocco) a Franciscan-type wedge during the Pan-African orogeny?, in “The Boundaries of the West African Craton” Eds Ennih, N. & Liégois, J.-P., Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 297: 233-247.
  • 21. Bousquet, R., 2008, Metamorphic heterogeneities within a same HP unit: overprint effect or metamorphic mix?, Lithos, 103, 46-69.
  • 20. Altenberger U., Wilke M., Bousquet, R., Oberhänsli R. & Scherbaum F. 2008 Pseudotachylytes: Coseismic source parameterization from petrology and fabrics. Geotectonics Research, 8-11
  • 19. Oberhänsli, R., Bousquet, R., Moinzadeh, H., Moazzen M., Arvin, M., 2007, Stability field and colour of blue jades: a case study from a new occurrence (Sorkhan, Iran), Canadian Mineralogist, 45, no. 6; p. 1501-1509
  • 18. Bucher S*, & Bousquet, R., 2007 Metamorphic evolution of the Briançonnais units along the ECORS-CROP profile (Western Alps): New data on metasedimentary rocks, Swiss Journal of Geosciences, 100(2), 227-242
  • 17. Hajialioghli R*, Moazzen, M, Droop G.T.R, Oberhänsli R, Bousquet, R, A. Jahangiri A, & Ziemann, M, 2007, Serpentine polymorphs and P-T evolution of meta-peridotites and serpentinites in the Takab area, northwest of Iran, Mineralogical Magazine, 71(2), 155–174
  • 16. Arcay, D*, Doin, M.-P., Tric E., Bousquet, R., 2007, Influence of the precollisional stage on subduction dynamics and the burried crust thermal state: Insights from numerical simulations, Tectonophysics, 441, 27-45
  • 15. Hackney, R., Bousquet, R., Götze, H.-J., Mahatsente, R., Jahr, T., Jentzsch, G. & Oberhänsli, R., 2007, Geophysical and petrological applications of new-generation satellite-derived gravity data: What can and needs to be done? European Space Agency Special Publication 627 3rd International GOCE User Workshop ESA-ESRIN, Frascati, Italy 6-8 November 2006 p. 191-197 -> PDF FILE
  • 14. Arcay, D*, Doin, M.-P., Tric E., Bousquet, R., & D Capitani, C., 2006, Overriding Plate Thinning in Subduction Zones: Localized Convection Induced by Slab Dehydration, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems (G3), 7, Q02007, doi:10.1029/2005GC001061
  • 13. Bousquet, R., Goffé, B., de Capitani, C., Chopin, C., Le Pichon, X. & Henry, P., 2005, Comment on “Subduction factory 1. Theoritical mineralogy, densities, seismic wave speeds and H2O contents” by Bradley R. Hacker, Geoffrey A. Abers and Simon M. Peacock, Journal of Geophysical Research, 110, B02206
  • 12. Chamot-Rooke, N., Rangin, C., Le Pichon, X., Rabaute, A., Laurent, O., Ego, F., Lallemant, S., Nielsen, C., Pagot, P., Tsang Hin Sun, D., Walcott, R. & Bousquet, R., 2005 DOTMED : Deep Offshore Tectonics of the Mediterranean. A synthesis of deep marine data in the eastern Mediterranean. Mémoires de la Société géologique de France., n°: 177, 64 p., 9 pl
  • 11. Bucher S*, Ulardic, C., Bousquet, R., Ceriani, S., Fügenschuh B. & Schmid, S. M., 2004, Tectonic evolution of the Briançonnais units along the ECORS-CROP transect through the Italian-French Western Alps, Eclogae geologicae Helvetiae, 97, 321-345.
  • 10. Oberhänsli R., Bousquet, R, & Goffé B., 2003, Comment to „Chloritoid composition and formation in the eastern Central Alps: a comparison between Penninic and Helvetic occurrences“, Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrologische Mitteilungen, 83, 3, 341-344
  • 9. Bucher S*, Schmid, S. M., Bousquet, R. & Fügenschuh B., 2003, Late stage deformation in a collisional orogen (Western Alps): Nappe refolding, back-thrusting or normal faulting? Terra Nova, 15, 109-117
  • 8. Goffé B., Bousquet, R., Henry P. & Le Pichon X., 2003, Effect of the chemical composition of the crust on the metamorphic evolution of orogenic wedges. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 21, 123-141
  • 7. Bousquet, R., Goffé B., Vidal O., Patriat M., & Oberhänsli R., 2002. The tectono-metamorphic history of the Valaisan domain from the Western to the Central Alps: New constraints for the evolution of the Alps. GSA Bulletin, 114, 207-225
  • 6. Vidal O., Goffé B., Bousquet, R. & Parra T, 1999. An empirical chloritoid-chlorite Mg-Fe exchange thermometer and thermodynamic data for daphnite. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 17, 25-39
  • 5. Bousquet, R., Oberhänsli R., Goffé B., Jolivet L. & Vidal, O., 1998. High pressure-low temperature metamorphism and deformation in the „Bündnerschiefer“ of the Engadine window: Implications for the regional evolution of the eastern Central Alps. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 16, 653-674
  • 4. Jolivet L., Goffé B., Bousquet, R., Oberhänsli R. & Michard A., 1998. The tectono-metamorphic signature of detachments in high-pressure mountain belts, Tethyan examples. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 160, (1-2), 31-47
  • 3. Bousquet, R., Goffé B., Henry P., Le Pichon X. & Chopin C., 1997. Kinematic, thermal and petrological model of the Central Alps: Lepontine metamorphism in the upper crust and eclogitisation of the lower crust. In: Collision Orogens: Zones of Active Transfers between Crust and Mantle (eds. Touret, J. R. L. & Austrheim, H.) Tectonophysics, 273, n°1-2, 105-127
  • 2. Goffé B. & Bousquet, R., 1997. Ferrocarpholite, chloritoide et lawsonite dans les métapelites des unités du Versoyen et du Petit St Bernard (zone valaisanne). Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrologische Mitteilungen, 77, 137-147
  • 1. Oberhänsli R., Goffé B. & Bousquet, R., 1995. Record of a HP-LT metamorphic evolution in the Valais zone: geodynamic implications. In: Studies on metamorphic rocks and minerals of the Western Alps. A volume in Memory of Ugo Pognante. B. Lombardo (Ed.) Bolletino del Museo Regionale dei Scienze Naturali. Torino, vol. 13, suppl. 2, 221-239

 

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  • Robert C. & Bousquet, R., 2013, La terre dynamique, une introduction aux Sciences de la Terre (Textbook in French), Belin, Paris, 1160 pp

 

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  • 3. Bousquet, R., Bertlé, R., Goffé, B, Höck, V., Koller, F. & Oberhänsli, R., 2004, The Engadine Window at the border of the eastern and central Alps. In: Thermo-mechanical evolution of the Alpine Belt, from Engadine Window to the Matterhorn (eds. Gosso, G., Engi, M., Koller, F., Lardeaux, J.-M., Oberhänsli, R. & Spalla, M. I.) Field Trip Guide Book, 32nd International Geological Congress, B29, 17-18
  • 2. Höck, V., Koller, F., Bertlé, R. & Bousquet, R., 2004, Fimber unit and the Idalp ophiolite (South pennic unit, Lower Engadine Window; Austria-Switzerland) In: Thermo-mechanical evolution of the Alpine Belt, from Engadine Window to the Matterhorn (eds Gosso, G., Engi, M., Koller, F., Lardeaux, J.-M., Oberhänsli, R. & Spalla, M. I.) Field Trip Guide Book, 32nd International Geological Congress, B29, 17-18
  • 1. Bousquet, R., Bertlé, R., Goffé, B, Koller, F. & Oberhänsli, R., 2004, HP/LT metamorphism within the North Penninic ocean (Lower Engadine Window; Austria-Switzerland). In: Thermo-mechanical evolution of the Alpine Belt, from Engadine Window to the Matterhorn (eds. Gosso, G., Engi, M., Koller, F., Lardeaux, J.-M., Oberhänsli, R. & Spalla, M. I.) Field Trip Guide Book, 32nd International Geological Congress, B29, 22-27