• 204 Heroy Geology Laboratory, Department of Earth Sciences Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244-1070

    United States

  • 5508 Citations
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1978 …2021

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1998
48 Citations

Geological consequences of dike intrusion at mid-ocean ridge spreading centers

Curewitz, D. & Karson, J. A. Jan 1 1998 Faulting and Magmatism at Mid-Ocean Ridges, 1998. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Vol. 106, p. 117-136 20 p. (Geophysical Monograph Series; vol. 106)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

mid-ocean ridges
rock intrusions
spreading center
mid-ocean ridge
intrusion
112 Citations

Internal structure of oceanic lithosphere: A perspective from tectonic windows

Karson, J. A. Jan 1 1998 Faulting and Magmatism at Mid-Ocean Ridges, 1998. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Vol. 106, p. 177-218 42 p. (Geophysical Monograph Series; vol. 106)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

oceanic lithosphere
ophiolite
lithosphere
tectonics
rocks
1995

Proceedings, initial reports, ocean drilling Program, leg 153, mid-atlantic ridge

Cannat, M., Karson, J. A. & Miller, D. J. 1995 Unknown Host Publication Title. ODP, Texas A&M University, College Station

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

CD-ROM
Drilling
Rocks
Melting
Mathematical transformations
1992
16 Citations

Along-axis variations in tectonic extension and accommodation zones in the MARK Area, Mid-Atlantic Ridge 23°N latitude

Karson, J. A. & Winters, A. T. 1992 Ophiolites and their modern oceanic analogues. Parson, L. M. (ed.). Geological Society, London; Special Publication, 60, p. 107-116 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

faulting
transfer zone
tectonics
seafloor spreading
fault zone
1991
7 Citations

Accommodation zones and transfer faults: integral components of Mid- Atlantic Ridge extensional systems

Karson, J. A. 1991 Ophiolite genesis and evolution of the oceanic lithosphere. Proc. conference, Muscat, 1990. Peters, T. (ed.). Kluwer, p. 21-37 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

oblique fault
strike-slip fault
fault zone
magmatism
terrane
21 Citations

Amagmatic extension and tectonic denudation in the Kizildag Ophiolite, southern Turkey: implications for the evolution of Neotethyan oceanic crust

Dilek, Y., Moores, E. M., Delaloye, M. & Karson, J. A. 1991 Ophiolite genesis and evolution of the oceanic lithosphere. Proc. conference, Muscat, 1990. Peters, T. (ed.). Kluwer, p. 485-500 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

denudation
ophiolite
oceanic crust
tectonics
spreading center
3 Citations

Mecanisme de mise en place d'intrusion alcaline en niveau structural peu profond retrace par les structures d'ecoulement magmatique: exemple du Haut Atlas central (Maroc)

Rahimi, A., Bougadir, B., Saidi, A., Reuber, I. & Karson, J. A. 1991 Comptes Rendus - Academie des Sciences, Serie II. 5 ed. Vol. 313, p. 571-577 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

flow structure
atlas
emplacement
contact metamorphism
diorite
1986
6 Citations

Geological and geophysical investigation of the Mid- Cayman Spreading Centre: seismic velocity measurements and implications for the constitution of layer 3.

Karson, J. A. & Fox, P. J. 1986 Geophysical Journal - Royal Astronomical Society. 2 ed. Vol. 85, p. 389-411 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

spreading center
seismic velocity
plutonic rock
oceanic lithosphere
peridotite
1984
12 Citations

Deformed and metamorphosed oceanic crust on the Mid-Atlantic ridge.

Karson, J. A. & Dick, H. J. B. 1984 Ofioliti (Italy). 3 ed. Vol. 9, p. 279-301 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

oceanic crust
fault zone
rock
diabase
shear zone

Deformed and metamorphosed rock assemblages recognized in the Bay of Islands ophiolite complex.

Karson, J. A., Casey, J. F., Elthon, D. L. & Titus, M. 1984 Ofioliti (Italy). 3 ed. Vol. 9, p. 463-485 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

ophiolite
metamorphism
obduction
rock
metamorphic facies