Scott A. Whattam
Scott A. Whattam
Associate Professor of Petrology, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi
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To understand subduction initiation, study forearc crust: To understand forearc crust, study ophiolites
RJ Stern, M Reagan, O Ishizuka, Y Ohara, S Whattam
Lithosphere 4 (6), 469-483, 2012
The ‘subduction initiation rule’: a key for linking ophiolites, intra-oceanic forearcs, and subduction initiation
SA Whattam, RJ Stern
Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 162, 1031-1045, 2011
Plate tectonics on the Earth triggered by plume-induced subduction initiation
TV Gerya, RJ Stern, M Baes, SV Sobolev, SA Whattam
Nature 527 (7577), 221-225, 2015
Late Cretaceous plume-induced subduction initiation along the southern margin of the Caribbean and NW South America: The first documented example with implications for the …
SA Whattam, RJ Stern
Gondwana Research 27 (1), 38-63, 2015
Subduction initiation and ophiolite crust: new insights from IODP drilling
MK Reagan, JA Pearce, K Petronotis, RR Almeev, AJ Avery, C Carvallo, ...
International Geology Review 59 (11), 1439-1450, 2017
Magmatic response to subduction initiation: Part 1. Fore‐arc basalts of the Izu‐Bonin arc from IODP Expedition 352
JW Shervais, M Reagan, E Haugen, RR Almeev, JA Pearce, J Prytulak, ...
Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 20 (1), 314-338, 2019
New SW Pacific tectonic model: Cyclical intraoceanic magmatic arc construction and near‐coeval emplacement along the Australia‐Pacific margin in the Cenozoic
SA Whattam, J Malpas, JR Ali, IEM Smith
Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 9 (3), 2008
Arc-continent collisional orogenesis in the SW Pacific and the nature, source and correlation of emplaced ophiolitic nappe components
SA Whattam
Lithos 113 (1-2), 88-114, 2009
Magmatism, serpentinization and life: Insights through drilling the Atlantis Massif (IODP Expedition 357)
GL Früh-Green, BN Orcutt, S Rouméjon, MD Lilley, Y Morono, C Cotterill, ...
Lithos 323, 137-155, 2018
Magmatic response to subduction initiation, Part II: boninites and related rocks of the Izu‐Bonin Arc from IODP Expedition 352
JW Shervais, MK Reagan, M Godard, J Prytulak, JG Ryan, JA Pearce, ...
Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 22 (1), e2020GC009093, 2021
Link between SSZ ophiolite formation, emplacement and arc inception, Northland, New Zealand: U–Pb SHRIMP constraints; Cenozoic SW Pacific tectonic implications
SA Whattam, J Malpas, IEM Smith, JR Ali
Earth and Planetary Science Letters 250 (3-4), 606-632, 2006
Application of a handheld X-ray fluorescence spectrometer for real-time, high-density quantitative analysis of drilled igneous rocks and sediments during IODP Expedition 352
JG Ryan, JW Shervais, Y Li, MK Reagan, HY Li, D Heaton, M Godard, ...
Chemical Geology 451, 55-66, 2017
Age and origin of earliest adakitic-like magmatism in Panama: Implications for the tectonic evolution of the Panamanian magmatic arc system
SA Whattam, C Montes, RR McFadden, A Cardona, D Ramirez, ...
Lithos 142, 226-244, 2012
Formation and emplacement of the Northland ophiolite, northern New Zealand: SW Pacific tectonic implications
SA Whattam, J Malpas, JR Ali, CH Lo, IEM Smith
Journal of the Geological Society 162 (2), 225-241, 2005
Magmatic peridotites and pyroxenites, Andong Ultramafic Complex, Korea: Geochemical evidence for supra-subduction zone formation and extensive melt–rock interaction
SA Whattam, M Cho, IEM Smith
Lithos 127 (3-4), 599-618, 2011
Plume-induced subduction initiation triggered plate tectonics on Earth
T Gerya, RJ Stern, M Baes, S Sobolev, S Whattam
Nature 527 (7577), 221-225, 2015
Granoblastic olivine aggregates in magnesian chondrules: Planetesimal fragments or thermally annealed solar nebula condensates?
SA Whattam, RH Hewins, BA Cohen, NC Seaton, DJ Prior
Earth and Planetary Science Letters 269 (1-2), 200-211, 2008
Expedition 352 summary
MK Reagan, JA Pearce, K Petronotis, R Almeev, AA Avery, C Carvallo, ...
Proceedings of the International Ocean Discovery Program 352, 1-32, 2015
Origin of the Northland Ophiolite, northern New Zealand: discussion of new data and reassessment of the model
SA Whattam, JG Malpas, JR Ali, IEM Smith, CH Lo
New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics 47 (3), 383-389, 2004
Subduction initiation and back-arc opening north of Neo-Tethys: Evidence from the Late Cretaceous Torbat-e-Heydarieh ophiolite of NE Iran
HS Moghadam, RJ Stern, WL Griffin, MZ Khedr, M Kirchenbaur, CJ Ottley, ...
Bulletin 132 (5-6), 1083-1105, 2020
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