Petrology and Geodynamics


Selected articles

  • 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.
  • 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: 10.1029/2011JB00900
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Bousquet, R., 2008, Metamorphic heterogeneities within a same HP unit: overprint effect or metamorphic mix?, Lithos, 103, 46-69.
  • Bousquet, R., Goffé, B., de Capitani, C., Chopin, C., Le Pichon, X. & Henry, P., 2005, Comment on "€œSubduction 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
  • 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