International Geology Review

(The TQCC of International Geology Review is 4. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Neoproterozoic hybrid forearc – MOR ophiolite belts in the northern Arabian-Nubian Shield: no evidence for back-arc tectonic setting22
Mesozoic intracontinental deformation of the Alxa Block in the middle part of Central Asian Orogenic Belt: A review21
Petrogenesis and tectonic setting of the Paleoproterozoic Kelle Bidjoka iron formations, Nyong group greenstone belts, southwestern Cameroon. Constraints from petrology, geochemistry, and LA-ICP-MS zi20
Pacific-type transform and convergent margins: igneous rocks, geochemical contrasts and discriminant diagrams17
Review of the Geology of Afghanistan and its water resources17
Neoproterozoic geodynamics in NW India – evidence from Erinpura granites in the South Delhi Fold Belt16
Geochronology and petrogenesis of the Late Neoproterozoic granitic gneisses of Golpayegan metamorphic complex: a new respect for Cadomian crust in the Sanandaj-Sirjan zone, Iran15
Evidence for Neoproterozoic terrane accretion in the central Borborema Province, West Gondwana deduced by isotopic and geophysical data compilation15
Applying Popperian falsifiability to geodynamic hypotheses: empirical testing of the episodic crustal/zircon production hypothesis and selective preservation hypothesis14
History of western Tethys Ocean and the birth of the circum-mediterranean orogeny as reflected by source-to-sink relations14
Diachronous initiation of Arabia–Eurasia collision from eastern Anatolia to the southeastern Zagros Mountains since middle Eocene time13
The Balkan terranes: a missing link between the eastern and western segments of the Avalonian–Cadomian orogenic belt?13
Review of the polyorogenic Palaeozoic basement of the Argentinean North Patagonian Andes: age, correlations, tectonostratigraphic interpretation and geodynamic evolution12
Sedimentary tectonic pattern of Wufeng and Longmaxi Formations in the northern margin of Sichuan Basin, South China12
Unravelling slab δ34S compositions from in-situ sulphide δ34S studies of high-pressure metamorphic rocks12
Late Cadomian rifting of the NW Gondwana margin and the reworking of Precambrian crust – evidence from bimodal magmatism in the early Paleozoic Moroccan Meseta12
Volcanic rocks of the Elashan Formation in the Dulan-Xiangride Basin, East Kunlun Orogenic Belt, NW China: Petrogenesis and implications for Late Triassic geodynamic evolution12
Tectonostratigraphy of the Mérida Massif reveals a new Cadomian suture zone exposure in Gondwana (SW Iberia)11
A unique blueschist facies metapelite with Mg-rich chloritoid from the Badajoz-Córdoba Unit (SW Iberian Massif): correlation of Late Devonian high-pressure belts along the Variscan Orogen11
Tethyan oceans reconstructions with emphasis on the ‎Early ‎‎Carboniferous Pir-Eshagh A-‎‎type rhyolite and the ‎Late Palaeozoic magmatism in Iran11
Late Neoproterozoic evolution of the southwestern margin of the Siberian Craton: evidence from sedimentology, geochronology and detrital zircon analysis11
Geochronology and geochemistry of Devonian magmatism in the Frontal cordillera (Argentina): geodynamic implications for the pre-Andean SW Gondwana margin11
Oligocene-Early Miocene exhumation and shortening along the Anninghe fault in the southeastern Tibetan Plateau: insights from zircon and apatite (U-Th)/He thermochronology10
The Siah Cheshmeh-Khoy-Misho-Tabriz fault (NW Iran) is a cryptic neotethys suture: evidence from detrital zircon geochronology, Hf isotopes, and provenance analysis10
Altenberg–Teplice Caldera sourced Westphalian fall tuffs in the central and western Bohemian Carboniferous basins (eastern Variscan belt)10
Ordovician supra-subduction, oceanic and within-plate ocean island complexes in the Tekturmas ophiolite zone (Central Kazakhstan): age, geochemistry and tectonic implications10
Cryogenian crustal evolution in western Nigeria shield: whole-rock geochemistry, Sr-Nd and zircon U-Pb-Hf isotopic evidence from Bakoshi-Gadanya granites10
Sedimentological, geochemical, and geochronological constraints on the origin of the Neoproterozoic Luoquan Formation at the Southern Margin of the North China Craton10
Trondhjemite leucosomes generated by partial melting of a hornblende-gabbro (Alvand plutonic complex, Hamedan, NW Iran)9
Age and composition of Neoproterozoic diabase dykes in North Altyn Tagh, northwest China: implications for Rodinia break-up9
Role of Late Cretaceous volcanic-sedimentary melanges, specifically the Aladağ melange, E Turkey, in the rift-drift-subduction-accretion-emplacement history of the Tethyan Inner Tauride ocean9
The Marifil Volcanic Complex at Sierra de Pailemán: implications for the Early Jurassic magmatic evolution of the Eastern North Patagonian Region9
Neoproterozoic to Jurassic tectono-metamorphic events in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta Massif, Colombia: insights from zircon U-Pb geochronology and trace element geochemistry9
The Numidian formation and its Lateral Successions (Central-Western Mediterranean): a review9
Detrital zircon U-Pb ages of the late Mesoproterozoic–Neoproterozoic Qiaotou formation in the Liao-Ji area of the North China Craton: implications for Rodinia reconstruction9
Petrogenesis of the peralkaline Dutsen Wai and Ropp complexes in the Nigerian younger granites: implications for crucial metal enrichments8
Spatial-temporal distribution and tectonic setting of Mesozoic W-mineralized granitoids in the Xing-Meng Orogenic Belt, NE China8
Variation of crustal thickness in central west Junggar orogenic belt: insight into its Late Palaeozoic tectonic evolution8
Structural setting and fluid composition of gold mineralization along the central segment of the Keraf suture, Neoproterozoic Nubian Shield, Sudan: implications for the source of gold8
Early Palaeozoic alkaline trachytes in the North Daba Mountains, South Qinling Belt: petrogenesis and geological implications8
Petrogenesis and tectonic setting of the early-middle triassic subduction-related granite in the eastern segment of East Kunlun: evidences from petrology, geochemistry, and zircon U-Pb-Hf isotopes8
Late Silurian to early Devonian development of the Chingiz accretion arc, West Junggar: insights into accretion arc evolution in the Central Asia Orogenic Belt8
The Sierra de Juárez Complex: a new Gondwanan Neoproterozoic-early Palaeozoic metamorphic terrane in southern Mexico8
Late Palaeozoic magmatism of Northern Taimyr: new insights into the tectonic evolution of the Russian High Arctic8
The dismembering of the Adria platforms following the Late Cretaceous-Eocene abortive rift: a review of the tectono-stratigraphic record in the southern Apennines8
Contrasting Early Palaeozoic provenance of the Yemaquan and Harlik arcs in the SW Altaids (NW China): identification of cryptic sutures in accretionary orogens8
Multiple mantle melting events for two overlapping ca. 2.21-2.18 Ga mafic dyke swarms in the Dharwar craton, India8
Mafic-ultramafic rocks in the Buqingshan Complex of the East Kunlun Orogen, northern Tibetan Plateau: remnants of the Paleo-Tethys Ocean7
Transition in tectonic regime from the Paleo-Asian Ocean to Paleo-Pacific Ocean: constraints from the Jurassic adakitic and I-type granites, and calc-alkaline diorites at the northern margin of the No7
Late Cretaceous to Oligocene overlapping plutonic magmatism episodes in the eastern Mesa Central province of Mexico7
Anatomy of a deformed upper crust fragment from western Alpine Corsica (France): insights into continental subduction processes7
Opening and closure of Cadomian peri-Gondwanan oceans: age and evolution of the Mérida Ophiolite (SW Iberia)7
Late Cambrian tonalite-trondhjemite association in the eastern segment of North Qilian suture zone: petrogenesis and geodynamic implications7
Evidence of late Palaeozoic and Middle Triassic magmatism in the Sakar-Strandzha Zone, SE Bulgaria: Regional geodynamic implications7
Archean to paleoproterozoic crustal evolution in the Phan Si Pan zone, Northwest Vietnam: evidence from the U-Pb geochronology and Sr-Nd-Hf isotopic geochemistry7
The Peltetec ophiolitic belt (Ecuador): a window to the tectonic evolution of the Triassic margin of western Gondwana7
Zircon U–Pb geochronology and Sr–Nd–Hf isotopic compositions of the felsic dykes from the Dalat zone, southern Vietnam: petrogenesis and geological significance7
Eocene magmatism and associated Fe-Cu mineralization in northeastern Turkey: a case study of the Karadağ skarn7
Dharwar stratigraphy revisited: new age constraints on the ‘oldest’ supracrustal rocks of western Dharwar craton, southern India7
Deformation and cooling history of the Central Qiangtang terrane, Tibetan Plateau and its tectonic implications7
Progressive development of E-W extension across the Tibetan plateau: A case study of the Thakkhola graben, west-central Nepal7
Diachronous subduction of the Proto-Tethys Ocean along the northern margin of East Gondwana: Insights from SHRIMP and LA-ICP-MS zircon geochronology in the West Kunlun Orogenic Belt, Northwestern Chin7
The Mojiawan I-type granite of the Kangding Complex in the western Yangtze Block: new constraint on the Neoproterozoic magmatism and tectonic evolution of South China6
Late miocene silicic subvolcanic plumbing system related to oblique rifting in the Pacific-North American plate boundary, Sonora, Mexico: geodynamic implication in a regional context6
Geodynamic experiments suggest that mantle plume caused Late Permian Emeishan Large Igneous Province in Southern China6
Paleoproterozoic S-type granites in the Lengshui complex, South China: Implications for the tectonic evolution of the Yangtze Block6
Geochronology and geochemistry of exotic blocks of Cadomian crust from the salt diapirs of SE Zagros: the Chah-Banu example6
Tectonic significance of the late Eocene (Bartonian) calc-alkaline granitoid body in the Marivan area, Zagros suture zone, northwest Iran6
Review of the regional nomenclature and tectonic setting for mesozoic gold deposits in the Malanyu Anticline area of Eastern Hebei Province, North China6
Dynamics of Cambro–Ordovician rifting of the northern margin of Gondwana as revealed by the timing of subsidence and magmatism in rift-related basins6
U-Pb ages of detrital zircons in lower Palaeozoic quartzites of the Taebaeksan Basin, eastern Sino–Korean Block: sediment provenance response to relative sea-level changes6
Early Cretaceous rapid exhumation processes in the southern Great Xing’an Range, NE China: implications for extensional geodynamics6
A Silurian-Devonian active margin in the proto-Andes – new data on an old conundrum6
The tectonic links between Palaeozoic eclogites and mafic magmatic Cu-Ni-Co mineralization in East Kunlun orogenic belt, western China6
Geochemistry, sulfur and lead isotopic composition of hydrothermal sulfide from the Duanqiao hydrothermal field on the Southwest Indian Ridge: implications for ore genesis6
Cooling history of the Biella pluton and implication for Oligocene to Miocene tectonics of the Sesia-Lanzo Zone, Austroalpine, Western Alps6
The evolution of the southern Namibian Karoo-aged basins: implications from detrital zircon geochronologic and geochemistry data6
Two ophiolite belts in the East Kunlun Orogenic Belt record evolution from the Proto-Tethys to Paleo-Tethys Oceans6
Volcanism from different eruption cycles during the Early Cretaceous in the Changling fault depression of the songliao basin, NE China, and their implications for timing of lithospheric thinning6
Pegmatite magmatic evolution and rare metal mineralization of the Dahongliutan pegmatite field, Western Kunlun Orogen: Constraints from the B isotopic composition and mineral-chemistry6
Diverse early diagenetic processes of ferromanganese nodules from the eastern Pacific Ocean: evidence from mineralogy and in-situ geochemistry6
Late Carboniferous intrusions along the Kalamaili suture zone, southwestern Central Asian Orogenic Belt (CAOB): implications for a tectonic switch from subduction to collision6
Carbon dioxide emission from monogenetic volcanoes in the Mt. Changbai volcanic field, NE China6
Rare earth elements in the iron-oxide apatite (IOA) deposit: insights from apatite6
Soft rocks, hard rocks: the world’s resources and reserves of Ti and Zr and associated critical minerals6
The early Palaeogene transition from thin-skinned to thick-skinned shortening in the Potosí uplift, Sierra Madre Oriental, northeastern Mexico6
Early Cretaceous extension in South China: constraints from east–west-trending A-type granite belts and growth strata in terrigenous basins5
Late Eocene slab retreat, extension, and mantle upwelling inferred from mantle signatures in potassium-rich magmatism in NE Iran5
Provenance of Middle Jurassic sequences in the Northern Qiangtang: implications for Mesozoic exhumation of the Central Tibetan Mountain Range5
Magmatic evolution of the Calc-alkaline Middle Jurassic igneous rocks in the eastern pontides, NE Turkey: insights from geochemistry, whole-rock Sr-Nd-Pb, in situ zircon Lu-Hf isotopes, and U-Pb geoch5
Contrasting latest Permian intracontinental gabbro and Late Triassic arc gabbro–diorite in the Gangdese constrain the subduction initiation of the Neo-Tethys5
Mesozoic mafic dykes in the North China Craton: magmatic evolution and implications for gold mineralization5
Multiple intrusion stages and mantle sources of the Paleozoic Kuznetsk Alatau alkaline province, Southern Siberia: geochemistry and Permian U–Pb, Sm–Nd ages in the Goryachegorsk ijolite-foyaite intrus5
Triassic granitoids in the East Kunlun Orogenic Belt, Northwestern China: magmatic source and implications for geodynamic evolution5
Amphibolites from makran accretionary complex record Permian-Triassic Neo-Tethyan evolution5
First evidence for the subduction initiation and boninitic magmatism from the Armutlu Peninsula (NW Turkey): geodynamic significance for the Cadomian magmatic arc system of the Gondwanan margin5
Types, characteristics, distribution, and genesis of pockmarks in the South China Sea: insights from high-resolution multibeam bathymetric and multichannel seismic data5
The Late Cretaceous magmatic arc of the south Aegean: Geodynamic implications from petrological and geochemical studies of granitoids from Anafi island (Cyclades – Greece)5
Geochronology, geochemistry and tectonic setting of the Cadomian (Ediacaran–Cambrian) magmatism in the Istranca (Strandja) Massif: new insights into magmatism along the northern margin of Gondwana in 5
Polymetamorphic events in the Jiao-Liao-Ji Belt, North China Craton:Evidence from integrated zircon, xenotime, and monazite LA–ICP–MS U–Pb dating5
Ages and tectonic attributes of Late Palaeozoic stratigraphic units in the Tarbagatay, West Junggar (NW China): revisited5
Neogene Kinematics of the Potwar Plateau and the Salt Range, NW Himalayan Front: A Paleostress Inversion and AMS study5
Huge sedimentary hiatus in the southern margin of the North China Craton from mid-Mesoproterozoic to Neoproterozoic5
Age and implication of Late Ediacaran dykes in the İstanbul-Zonguldak Tectonic Unit (NW Turkey): Implications for the rifting of the Rheic Ocean5
Oblique continental collision and the formation of syn-collisional A-type granites: insights from the Early Jurassic Baoji granite suite in the Qinling orogenic belt, central China5
Late Ediacaran post-collisional magmatism in the Guéra Massif, South-Central Chad5
A review of geological characteristics and time–space distribution of cobalt deposits in the Central Asian Orogenic Belt, Xinjiang, Northwest China5
Triassic igneous activities in the east flank of the East Kunlun orogenic belt: the Daheba complex example5
Structural architecture and tectonic evolution of the Shabrawet Syrian Arc inverted zone at the Northern termination of the Gulf of Suez rift, Egypt5
The nature of Early Palaeozoic Kwangsian orogenic event in the South China Block: constraints from detrital zircons in Cambrian strata5
Late Paleozoic multi-stage subduction accretion of the southwestern Central Asian Orogenic Belt: insights from the Late Carboniferous-Early Permian granites in the southern West Junggar, NW China4
Partial melting of thickened lower crust in the intraplate setting: constraints from triassic postectonic baishandong granitic pluton in Eastern Tianshan4
Paleoproterozoic to Cenozoic zircon U–Pb ages with Hf signatures from metamorphic rocks and granodiorite of Tokunoshima: constraints on the geotectonic subdivision of the Ryukyu island arc, Southwest 4
Basaltic volcanism of Medvezhia caldera on the Iturup Island of Kurile Isles: impact of regional tectonics on subduction magmatism Martynov Yu.А., Rybin А.V., Chibisova М.V., Ostapenko D.S., Davydova 4
Petrology and geochemistry of ultramafic and mafic rocks in the late Silurian-early Devonian Darbut ophiolitic mélange of west Junggar (NORTHWESTERN CHINA): implications for petrogenesis and tectonic 4
Post-volcanic activities in the Early Miocene Kırka-Phrigian caldera, western Anatolia – caldera basin filling and borate mineralization processes4
Geochemistry and geochronology of early Palaeozoic seamount in Western Kunlun orogenic belt and the tectonic implications4
Geochronological and geochemical constraints on the non-ultrahigh-pressure metasedimentary blocks of North China affinity within the Sulu ultrahigh-pressure belt, eastern China, and tectonic implicati4
Miocene extension and magma generation in the Apuseni Mts. (western Romania): a review4
Incompatible element-enriched mantle lithosphere beneath kimberlitic pipes in Priazovie, Ukrainian shield: volatile-enriched focused melt flow and connection to mature crust?4
A complex accretionary assembly of Pangea developed in the range c. 400–340 Ma: the four successive events of high-P/ultra-high-P metamorphism of the Variscan Orogen4
Interactions between large-scale strike-slip intersecting faults: Implication from the Tan–Lu and Xiangfan–Guangji fault zones in eastern China4
Tectonic and petrogenetic settings of the Eocene Challis-Kamloops volcanic belt of western Canada and the northwestern United States4
Early Cretaceous mafic enclaves from the Jiaodong Peninsula of NNE China and what they reveal about lithospheric melts and granodiorite genesis: the Yashan example4
Triassic magmatism in Northeast China: Implications for spatiotemporal distribution, continental crustal accretion, and geodynamic evolution4
Mesozoic thermal events and related gold mineralization in the еastern Mongol-Okhotsk Orogenic Belt: constraints from regional geology and 40Ar/39Ar dating4
Multiple tectonomagmatic reactivation of the unexposed basement in the northern Siberian craton: from Paleoproterozoic orogeny to Phanerozoic kimberlite magmatism4
Detrital zircon U-Pb-Hf isotopes and whole-rock geochemistry of Ediacaran - Silurian clastic sediments of the Uzbek Tienshan: sources and tectonic implications4
Phase equilibrium modelling and zircon-monazite geochronology of HT-UHT granulites from Kambam ultrahigh-temperature belt, south India4
New ages from the Shackleton Glacier area and their context in the regional tectonomagmatic evolution of the Ross orogen of Antarctica4
Early Cretaceous basalts record the modification of the North China Craton lithospheric mantle: implications for lithospheric thinning4
Mineralogy and PGE geochemistry of chromitites and peridotites of the sapat complex in the indus suture zone, northern Pakistan: implications for magmatic processes in the supra-subduction zone4
Meso‑Cenozoic lithospheric thermal structure and its significance in the evolution of the lithosphere in the Ordos Basin, WNCC, China4
Why are there no Cu-porphyry deposits in Jurassic Sanandaj-Sirjan zone intrusions of Iran?4
The Cenomanian–Turonian Boundary Event (CTBE) as recorded in the northern margin of Africa: palaeoceanography of the Oceanic Anoxic Event (OAE-2), North-Central Tunisia4
Petrogenesis of neo-Tethyan ophiolites from the Indo-Myanmar ranges: a review4