Recent Publications

  • Brueckner, S.M., Piercey, S.J., Pilote, J.-L., Layne, G.D. and Sylvester, P.J., 2015, Mineralogy and mineral chemistry of the metamorphosed and precious metal-bearing Ming deposit, Canada, Ore Geology Reviews, 76, 914-939; doi:10.1016/j.oregeorev.2015.09.016.
  • Bulle, F. & Layne, G.D., 2015, Multi-trace element variations in olivine as geochemical signatures of Ni-Cu sulfide mineralization in evolved magma systems – Examples from Voisey’s Bay and Pants Lake Intrusions, Labrador, Canada, Mineralium Deposita, May 2015;
  • Bulle, F. & Layne, G.D., 2015, Trace element variations in olivine from the Eastern Deeps intrusion at Voisey’s Bay, Labrador, as a monitor of assimilation and sulfide saturation processes, Economic Geology, 110 (3), 713-731;
  • Cloutier, J., Piercey, S.J., Layne, G.D., Heslop, J., Hussey, A., and Piercey, G., 2015, Styles, textural evolution and sulfur isotope systematics of Cu-rich sulfides from the Cambrian Whalesback Volcanogenic Massive Sulfide deposit, central Newfoundland, Canada, Economic Geology, 110(10), 1215-1234.
  • de Moura Neves, B., Edinger, E., Layne, G.D. and Wareham, V.E., 2015, Decadal longevity and slow growth rates in the deep-water sea pen Halipteris finmarchica (Sars, 1851) (Octocorallia: Pennatulacea): implications for vulnerability and recovery from anthropogenic disturbance, Hydrobiologia, October 2015, 759(1), 147-170; doi 10.1007/s10750-015-2229-x.
  • Gill, S.B., Piercey, S.J., Layton-Matthews, D., Layne, G.D. and Piercey, G., 2015, Mineralogical, sulphur, and lead isotopic study of the Lemarchant Zn-Pb-Cu-Ag-Au-VMS deposit: Implications for precious-metal enrichment processes in the VMS environment in Peter, J.M. and Mercier-Langevin, P. (eds.), 2015. Targeted Geoscience Initiative 4: Contributions to the Understanding of Volcanogenic Massive Sulphide Deposit Genesis and Exploration Methods Development; Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 7853, 214 p.; doi: 10.4095/296540.
  • Harazim, D., McIlroy, D., Edwards, N.P., Wogelius, R.A., Manning, P.L., Poduska, K.M., Layne, G.D., Sokaras, D., Alonso-Mori, R. & Bergmann, U., 2015, Bioturbating Animals Control the Mobility of Redox-sensitive Trace Elements in Organic-Rich Mudstone, Geology, November 2015, 43, 1007-1010; doi:10.1130/G37025.1.
  • Mathieu, J., Kontak, D.J., Turner, E.C., Fayek, M. and Layne, G.D., 2015, Geochemistry of Phanerozoic diagenesis on Victoria Island, NWT, Canada, Chemical Geology, 415, 47-69; doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2015.08.016.
  • Aranha, R.S., Edinger, E.N., Layne, G.D. & Piercey, G., 2014, Growth rate variation and potential paleoclimate proxies in Primnoa pacifica: insights from high-resolution trace element microanalysis, Deep Sea Research II, 99, 213-226;
  • Bulle, F. & Layne, G.D., 2014, Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry for the quantification of multiple trace elements in forsterite - fayalite, Int. J. Mass Spectrometry, 361, 41-53.
  • Brueckner, S.B., Piercey, S.J., Layne, G.D., Piercey, G. and Sylvester, P.J., 2014, Variations of sulphur isotope signatures in sulphides from the metamorphosed Ming Cu (-Au) volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit, Newfoundland Appalachians, Canada, Mineralium Deposita, November 2014.
  • Sims, K.W., Pichat, S., Reagan, M., Kyle, P., Dulaiova, H., Dunbar, N., Prytulak, P., Sawyer, G., Layne, G.D., Blichert-Toft, J., Gauthier, G., Charrette, M. & Elliott, T., 2013, On the time scales of magma genesis, melt evolution, crystal growth rates and magma degassing in the Erebus volcano magmatic system using the 238U, 235U and 232Th decay series, J. Petrology, 54(2): 235-271.
  • Layne, G.D., John, T., Whitehouse, M., Austrheim, H. & Kusebauch, C., 2011, Halogen concentrations and δ37Cl in apatite as a fluid probe to decipher fluid-rock interaction, Goldschmidt 2011, Mineralogical Magazine, 75 (3), 1277
  • Roszjar, J., John, T., Whitehouse, M., Layne, G.D. & Bischoff, A., 2011, Halogen composition of the early Solar System inferred from meteoritic apatites, Goldschmidt 2011, Mineralogical Magazine, 75 (3), 1759
  • John, T., Layne, G.D., Haase, K.M. and Barnes, J.D., 2010, Chlorine isotope evidence for crustal recycling into the Earth's mantle, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 298, (1-2), 175-182, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2010.07.039.
  • Layne, G.D., 2009, Li, B and Cl isotope determination by SIMS, in Fayek, M. ed, Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry in the Earth Sciences: Gleaning the big picture from a small spot, Min. Assoc. Can. Short Course 41, 89-108.
  • Layne, G.D., Kent, A.J.R. and Bach, W., 2009, Chlorine isotope systematics of a back-arc spreading system: The Lau Basin, Geology, 37(5), 427–430; doi:10.1130/G25520A.
  • Sims, K.W.W., Hart, S.R., Reagan, M.K., Blusztajn, J., Staudigel, H., Sohn, R.A., Layne, G.D., J., Ball, L. and Andrews, J., 2008, 238U-230Th-226Ra-210Pb-210Po, 232Th-228Ra and 235U-231Pa constraints on the ages and petrogenesis of Vailulu'u and Malumalu Lavas, Samoa, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 9(4), Q04003, doi:10.1029/2007GC001651.
  • Sims, K.W.W., Blichert-Toft, J., Kyle, P.R., Pichat, S., Gauthier, P-J., Blusztajn, J., Kelly, P., Ball, L. and Layne, G.D., 2008c, A Sr, Nd, Hf, and Pb isotope perspective on the genesis and long-term evolution of alkaline magmas from Erebus volcano, Antartica, J. Volc. Geotherm. Research, 177(3), 606-618.
  • Spear, F.S., Cheney, J.T., Pyle, M., Harrison, T.M. and Layne, G.D., 2008, Monazite geochronology in central New England: evidence for a fundamental terrane boundary, Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 26(3), 317–329, doi:10.1111/j.1525-1314.2007.00751.x
  • Layne, G.D., 2006, Application of secondary ion mass spectrometry to the determination of traditional and non-traditional light stable isotopes in melt inclusions, in Melt Inclusions in Plutonic Rocks (J.D. Webster, ed.), Min. Assoc. Can. Short Course 36, 27-50.
  • Bice, K., Layne, G.D. and Dahl, K., 2005, Application of secondary ion mass spectrometry to the determination of Mg/Ca in rare, delicate or altered planktonic foraminifera: Examples from the Holocene, Paleogene and Cretaceous, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 6, Q12P07, doi: 10.1029 /2005GC000974.
  • Godon, A., Webster, J.D., Layne, G.D., Jendrzejewski, N. and Pineau, F., 2004, Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry for the determination of d37Cl. Part II. Intercalibration of SIMS and IRMS for aluminosilicate glasses, Chemical Geology, 207(3-4), 291-303.
  • Layne, G.D., Godon, A., Webster, J.D. and Bach, W., 2004, Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry for the determination of d37Cl. Part I. Ion microprobe analysis of glasses and fluids, Chemical Geology, 207(3-4), 277-289.
  • Straub, S.M., Layne, G.D., Schmidt, A. and Langmuir, C.H., 2004, Volcanic glasses at the Izu arc volcanic front: New perspectives on fluid and sediment melt recycling in subduction zones, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 5(1), Q01007, doi:10.1029/ 2002GC000408.
  • Gonfiantini, R., Tonarini, S., Gröning, M., Adorni-Braccesi, A., Al-Ammar, A.S., Astner, M., Bächler, S., Barnes, R.M., Bassett, R.L., Cocherie, A., Deyhle, A., Dini, A., Ferrara, G., Gaillardet, J., Grimm, J., Guerrot, C., Krähenbühl, U., Layne, G.D., Lemarchand, D., Meixner, A., Northington, D.J., Pennisi, M., Reitznerová, E., Rodushkin, I., Sugiura, N., Surberg, R., Tonn, S., Wiedenbeck, M., Wunderli, S., Xiao, Y. and Zack, T., 2003, Intercomparison of boron isotope and concentration measurements, Part II: Evaluation of results, Geostandards Newsletter: J. Geostandards and Geoanalysis, 27(1), 41-57.
  • Stix, J., Layne, G.D. and Williams, S.N., 2003, Mechanisms of degassing at Nevado del Ruiz volcano, Colombia, J. Geol. Soc. London, 160, Part 4, 507-522.
  • Straub, S.M. and Layne, G.D., 2003a, Decoupling of fluids and fluid-mobile elements during shallow subduction: Evidence from halogen-rich andesite melt inclusions from the Izu arc volcanic front, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 4(7), 9003, doi:10.1029/ 2002GC000349.
  • Straub, S.M. and Layne, G.D., 2003b, The systematics of chlorine, fluorine and water in Izu arc front volcanic rocks: Implications for volatile recycling in subduction zones, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 67 (21), 4179-4203.
  • Cohen, A.L., Owens, K.E., Layne, G.D. and Shimizu, N., 2002, The effects of algal symbionts on the accuracy of Sr/Ca paleotemperatures from corals, Science, 296, 331-333.
  • Straub, S.M. and Layne, G.D., 2002, The systematics of boron isotopes in Izu arc front volcanic rocks, Earth Planet. Sci. Letters, 198(1-2), 25-39.
  • Cohen, A.L., Layne G.D., Hart, S.R. and Lobel, P.S., 2001, Kinetic control of skeletal Sr/Ca in a symbiotic coral; Implications for the paleotemperature proxy, Paleoceanography, 16(1), 20.


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