Kevin H. Mahan
University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Mahan, K.H. and Williams, M.L., In Press, Reconstruction of a large deep-crustal
exposure: Implications for the nature of the Snowbird
Tectonic Zone and early growth of Laurentia, Geology. Abstract (pdf)
Mahan, K.H., Williams, M.L., and Baldwin, J.A., 2003, Contractional uplift of deep crustal rocks along the Legs Lake shear zone, western
Churchill Province, Canadian Shield. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 40, p. 1085-1110.
Mahan, K.H., Bartley, J.M., Coleman, D.S., Glazner, A.F., Carl, B.S., 2003, Sheeted intrusion of the synkinematic McDoogle pluton, Sierra
Nevada, California, Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 115, p. 1570-1582.
Mahan, K.H., Williams, M.L., Baldwin, J.A., and Bowring, S.A., 2001, Juxtaposition of deep crustal and middle crustal rocks across the
Legs Lake shear zone in northern Saskatchewan. In Summary of Investigations, Vol. 2. Saskatchewan Geological Survey, Saskatchewan
Energy Mines, Regina, Sask. 2001-4.2.
Articles in preparation:
Mahan, K.H., Williams, M.L., Flowers, R.M., Baldwin, J.A., Jercinovic, M.J., Bowring, S.A., In Preparation, Timing of shear zone deformation,
metamorphism, and regional exhumation of lower crust, Canadian Shield, from integrated electron microprobe monazite and U-Pb TIMS
geochronology, to be submitted to Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology
Mahan, K.H., Goncalves, P., Williams, M.L., and Jercinovic, M.J., In Preparation, Hydrous fluid flow in a crustal-scale shear zone: relations to
monazite growth and the timing of retrograde metamorphic reactions, East Lake Athabasca region, Canadian Shield, to be submitted to
Journal of Metamorphic Geology
Mahan, K.H., Dumond, G., and Williams, M.L., 2004, Metamorphic history of the Upper Granite Gorge, Grand Canyon, Arizona. Geological
Society of America (GSA) Annual meeting, Denver, CO.
Mahan, K.H., Goncalves, P., and Williams, M.L., 2004, Dating Metamorphism and hydrous fluid flow in shear zones, Gordon Conference on
the Role of Fluids in Deformation, Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA.
Mahan, K.H., Goncalves, P., Williams, M.L., and Jercinovic, M.J., 2004, Using monazite to date metamorphism, deformation, and fluid
infiltration during exhumation of deep crustal rocks in the Snowbird Tectonic Zone, northern Saskatchewan, AGU-CGU spring meeting,
Mahan, K.H., Williams, M.L., Goncalves, P., and Flowers, R.M., 2004, Deformation and metamorphism in high strain zones in a deep-crustal
exposure, Snowbird Tectonic Zone, northern Saskatchewan, Canada. Geological Association of Canada-Mineralogical Association of
Canada (GAC-MAC) Annual meeting, St. Catherines, Canada
Williams, M.L., Mahan, K.H., Jercinovic, M.J., Goncalves, P., and Karlstrom, K., 2004, Linking deformation and metamorphism: Interpreting
tectonics from metamorphic rocks, 23rd International Geological Congress, Florence, Italy.
Mahan, K.H., Williams, M.L., Goncalves, P., 2003, Using deformation and metamorphism in high strain zones to track the exhumation history
of deep-crustal rocks in the Canadian Shield. Geological Society of America Annual meeting, Seattle, WA.
Dumond, G., Mahan, K.H., Williams, 2003, Elucidating the evolution of fundamental tectonic boundaries using "relative" thermobarometry and
monazite geochronology: a case study from the Upper Granite Gorge, Grand Canyon, Arizona. Geological Society of America Annual
meeting, Seattle, WA.
Williams, M.L., Jercinovic, M.J., Karlstrom, K., Mahan, K.H., 2003, Interactions between deformation and metamorphism: new techniques for
interpreting P-T paths from metamorphic rocks. Geological Society of America Annual meeting, Seattle, WA.
Mahan, K.H., Hoffman-Setka, D., Williams, M.L., Goncalves, P., 2003, Contrasting lithotectonic domain boundaries within a deep crustal
exposure, northern Saskatchewan, western Canadian Shield. Geological Association of Canada-Mineralogical Association of Canada
Annual meeting, Vancouver, B.C.