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In Review/Press


**Fox M., **Tripathy-Lang A., Shuster D.L. (2017) Improved spatial resolution of elemental maps through linear inversion of LA-ICP-MS data, in review. pdf

Smye A., Jackson C.R.M., Konrad-Schmolke M., Hess M.A., Parman S.W., Shuster D.L., Ballentine C.J. (2017) Noble gases recycled into the mantle through cooler subduction zones, in review. pdf

*Ingalls M., Rowley D.B., Olack G., Currie B., Li S., *Schmidt J.L., *Tremblay M.M., Polissar P., Shuster D.L., Lin Dl., Colman A. (2017) Paleocene to Pliocene low-latitude high elevation of southern Tibet: Implications for tectonic models of India-Asia collision, Cenozoic climate, and geochemical weathering, in review. pdf

Weiss B.P., Wang H., Shuster D.L., Downey B., Gattacceca J., Sharp T.G., Hu J., Fu R.R., Kuan A.T., Sauvet C., Irving A.J. (2017) A nonmagnetic differentiated early planetary body, in review. pdf

**Fox M., **Tripathy-Lang A., Shuster D.L., Winn C., Karlstrom K., Kelley S. (2017) Westernmost Grand Canyon incision: testing thermochronometric resolution, in review. pdf

*Lukens C., Riebe C.S., Sklar L.S., Shuster D.L. (2017) Sediment size and breakdown biases in detrital thermochronometry, in review. pdf

*Winn C., Karlstrom K., Shuster D.L., Kelley S., **Fox M. (2017) 6 Ma Age of carving Westernmost Grand Canyon: Reconciling geologic data with combined AFT, AHe, and 4He/3He thermochronologic data,in review. pdf

**Tikoo S.M., Weiss B.P., Shuster D.L., Sauvet C., Wang, H., Grove T.L. (2017) A three billion-year history for the lunar dynamo, in review. pdf

*Garcia V.H., Reiners P.W., Shuster D.L., Idleman B., Zeitler P.K. (2017) Thermochronology of sandstone-hosted secondary Fe- and Mn-oxides near Moab, Utah: Record of paleo-fluid flow along a fault, in review. pdf

*Fame M.L., Spotila J.A., Owen L.A., Dortch J.M., Shuster D.L. (2017) Cenozoic exhumation and topographic evolution of the Scottish Highlands along the post-glacial North Atlantic Passive Margin, in review. pdf

Dai, J.-G., **Fox, M., Shuster D.L., Hourigan, J., Li Y.-L., Wang, C.-S. (2017) Episodic exhumation of the Tibetan Plateau inferred from detrital (U-Th)/He thermochronology, in review. pdf

**Deng X., Li J., Shuster D.L. (2017) Chemical weathering and monsoonal precipitation during late Mio-Pliocene: (U-Th)/He dating of supergene geothite in Yulong deposit, eastern Tibet Plateau, in review. pdf

**Valla P.G., Herman F., **Simon-Labric T., Braun J., Shuster D.L., Reiners P.W., Fellin M.G., Champagnac J.-D. and Baumgartner L.P. (2017) Latitudinal migration of alpine glaciations and mountain erosion, in review. pdf

*Tremblay M.M., Shuster D.L., Balco, G., Cassata, W.S. (2017) Neon diffusion kinetics and implications for cosmogenic neon paleothermometry in feldspars, Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, in press, pdf

In Print



*Christeleit E.C., Brandon M.T., Shuster D.L. (2017) Miocene development of alpine glacial relief in the Patagonian Andes, as revealed by low-temperature thermochronometry, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 460, 152-163. pdf

Garrick-Bethell I., Weiss B.P., Shuster D.L.,**Tikoo, S.M., *Tremblay M.M. (2017) Further evidence for early lunar magnetism from troctolite 76535, Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 121, doi:10.1002/2016JE005154. pdf


**Gourbet L., Mahéo G., Shuster D.L., **Tripathy-Lang A., Leloup P.H., Paquette J-L. (2016) River network evolution as a major control for orogenic exhumation: case study from the western Tibetan plateau, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 456, 168-181. pdf

**Valla P.G., Rahn M., Shuster D.L., van der Beek P.A. (2016) Multi-phase late Neogene exhumation history of the Aar mssif, Swiss central Alps, Terra Nova, DOI: 10.1111/ter.12231. pdf

*Bibby T., Putkonen J., Morgan D., Balco G., Shuster D.L. (2016) Million-year old ice found under meter-thick debris layer in Antarctica, Geophysical Research Letters, 43, doi:10.1002/2016GL069889. pdf

*Lukens C.E., Riebe C.S., Sklar L.S, Shuster D.L. (2016) Grain size bias in cosmogenic nuclide studiesof stream sediment in steep terrain, Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, 121, 978-999. pdf

Amidon W.H., Roden-Tice M., Anderson A.J., McKeon R.E., Shuster D.L. (2016) Late Cretaceous unroofng of the White Mountains, New Hampshire, USA: An episode of passive margin rejuvenation? Geology, 44(6), 415-418. pdf

Schaefer J.M., Winckler G., Blard P.-H., Balco G., Shuster D.L., Friedrich R., Jull A.T.J., Wieler R., Schluechter C., (2016) Performance of CRONUS-P - a pyroxene reference material for helium isotope analysis, Quaternary Geochronology, 31, 237-239. pdf

**Jackson C.R.M., Shuster D.L., Parman S.W., Smye A.J. (2016) Noble gas mobility hindered by low energy sites in amphibole, Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 172, 65-78. pdf


Harrison T. M., Baldwin, S.L., Caffee M., Gehrels G.E., Schoene B., Shuster D.L., and Singer B.S. (2015) Geochronology: It’s About Time, EOS 96,doi:10.1029/2015EO041901. link

Riebe C.S., Sklar L.S, *Lukens C.E., Shuster D.L. (2015) Climate and topography control the size and flux of sediment produced on steep mountain slopes, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 112(51), 15574-15579. pdf

*Buz J., Weiss B.P., Tikoo S.M., Shuster D.L., Gattacceca J., Grove T.L. (2015) Magnetism of a very young lunar glass, J. Geophys. Res. Planets, 120, 1720–1735. pdf

Vasconcelos, P.M., Reich, M., Shuster D.L. (2015) Supergene metal deposits and paleoclimates, Elements 11, 317-322. pdf

*Schmidt J.L., Zeitler P.K., Pazzaglia F.J., *Tremblay M.M., Shuster D.L., **Fox M. (2015) Knickpoint evolution on the Yarlung River: Evidence for late Cenozoic uplift of the southeastern Tibetan Plateau margin, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 430, 448-457. pdf

*Tremblay M.M., **Fox M., *Schmidt J.L., **Tripathy-Lang A., Wielicki M.M., Harrison T.M., Zeitler P.K., Shuster D.L. (2015) Erosion in southern Tibet shut down at ~10 Ma due to enhanced rock uplift within the Himalaya, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 112(39), 12030-12035. pdf (external database)

**Tripathy-Lang A., **Fox M., Shuster D.L. (2015) Zircon 4He/3He thermochronometry, Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 166, 1-14. pdf

Blard P.H., Balco G., Burnard P.G., Farley K.A., Fenton, C.R., Friedrich, R. Jull A.J.T., Niedermann S., Pik R., Schaefer J.M., Scott E.M., Shuster D.L., Stuart, F.M., Stute, M., Tibari B., Winckler G., Zimmermann L. (2015) An interlaboratory comparison of cosmogenic 3He and radiogenic 4He in CRONUS-P pyroxenes, Quaternary Geochronology, 26, 11-19. pdf

Vermeesch P., Balco G., Blard P.-H., Dunai T., Kober F., Niedermann S., Shuster D.L., Strasky S., Stuart F., Wieler R., Zimmermann L. (2015) Interlaboratory comparison of cosmogenic 21Ne in quartz, Quaternary Geochronology, 26, 1-18. pdf

Harrison T. M., Baldwin, S.L., Caffee M., Gehrels G.E., Schoene B., Shuster D.L., and Singer B.S. (2015) It’s About Time: Opportunities and Challenges for U.S. Geochronology. Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics Publication 6539, University of California, Los Angeles, 56 pp. pdf

**Fox M., Bodin T., Shuster D.L. (2015) Changes in the rate of Andean Plateau uplift from reversible jump Markov Chain Monte Carlo inversion of river profiles, Geomorphology, 238, 1-14. pdf

Shuster D.L., Cassata W.C. (2015) Paleotemperatures at the lunar surfaces from open system behavior of cosmogenic 38Ar and radiogenic 40Ar, Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta 155, 154-171. pdf

**Fox M., Leith K., Bodin T., Balco G., Shuster D.L. (2015) Relative importance of glacial and fluvial erosion in the Central Alps constrained through joint inversion of detrital 10Be and thermochronometric data, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 411, 27-36. pdf


*Evenson, N.S., Reiners, P.W., Spencer, J.E., Shuster, D.L. (2014) Hematite and Mn-oxide (U-Th)/He dates from the Buckskin-Rawhide detachment system western Arizona: Gaining insights into hematite (U-Th)/He systematics, American Journal of Science, 314, 1373-1435. pdf

**Fox M., McKeon R.E., Shuster D.L. (2014) Incorporating 3-D parent nuclide zonation for apatite 4He/3He thermochronometry: An example from the Appalachian Mountains, Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 15, doi:10.1002/2014GC005464. pdf

**Simon-Labric T., Brocard G.Y., Teyssier C., van der Beek P.A., Reiners P.W., Shuster D.L., Murray K., Whitney D.L. (2014) Low-temperature thermochronologic signature of range-divide migration and breaching in the North Cascades, Lithosphere, 6(6), 473-482.. pdf

*Tremblay M.M., Shuster D.L., and Balco G. (2014b) Diffusion kinetics of 3He and 21Ne in quartz and implications for cosmogenic noble gas paleothermometry, Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta 142, 186-204. pdf

**Tikoo S.M., Weiss B.P., Cassata W.S., Shuster D.L., Gattacceca J., Lima E.A., Sauvet C., Nimmo F., Fuller M.D. (2014) Decline of the lunar core dynamo, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 404, 89-97. pdf

*Tremblay M.M., Shuster D.L., and Balco G. (2014a) Cosmogenic noble gas paleothermometry, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 400, 195-205. pdf

**Fox M., Shuster D.L. (2014) The influence of burial heating on the (U-Th)/He system in apatite: Grand Canyon case study. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 397, 174-183. pdf

Karlstrom, K.E., Lee, J.P., Kelley, S.A., Crow, R.S., Crossey, L.J., Young, R.A., Lazear, G., Beard, L.S., Ricketts, J.W., **Fox, M., Shuster D.L. (2014) Formation of the Grand Canyon 5 to 6 million years ago through integration of older palaeocanyons. Nature Geoscience, 7, 239-244. pdf


*Jungers, M.C., Heimsath, A.M., Amundson, R., Balco, G., Shuster, D.L., Guillermo, C. (2013) Active erosion–deposition cycles in the hyperarid Atacama Desert of Northern Chile, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 371-372, 125-133. pdf

**Suavet C, Weiss B.P, **Cassata W.S., Shuster D.L., Gattacceca J., Chan L., Garrick-Bethell I., Head, J.W., Grove T.L., and Fuller M.D. (2013) Persistence of the Lunar Core Dynamo, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 110(21), 8453-8458. pdf

**Fernandes, V.A., Fritz, J., Weiss, B.P, *Garrick-Bethell, I., Shuster, D.L. (2013) The bombardment history of the moon as recorded 40Ar/39Ar chronometry, Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 48, 241-269. pdf

Min K., Reiners P.W., Shuster D.L. (2013) (U-Th)/He ages of phosphates from St. Severin LL6 chondrite, Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 100, 282-296. pdf


*Fu R.R., Weiss B.P., Shuster D.L., Gattacceca J., Grove T.L., Suavet C., Lima E.A., Li L., Kuan A.T. (2012) An Ancient Core Dynamo in Asteroid Vesta, Science, 338, 238-241. pdf

*Cassata, W.S., Shuster, D.L., Renne, P.R., Weiss, B.P. (2012) Trapped Ar isotopes in meteorite ALH 84001 indicate Mars did not have a thick ancient atmosphere. Icarus, 221, 461-465. pdf

*Gourbet L, Shuster D.L., Balco G., *Cassata W.S., Renne, P.R., Rood, D. (2012) Neon diffusion kinetics in olivine, pyroxene and feldspar: Retentivity of cosmogenic and nucleogenic neon. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 86, 21-36. pdf

Shuster D.L., Farley K.A., Vasconcelos P.M., Balco G., *Monterio H.S., *Waltenberg K., Stone J.O., (2012) Cosmogenic 3He in hematite and goethite from Brazilian “canga” duricrust demonstrates the extreme stability of these surfaces. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 329, 41-50. pdf

*Shea E., Weiss B.P., *Cassata W.S., Shuster D.L., Tikoo S.M., Gattacceca J., Grove T.L., Fuller M.D. (2012), A long-lived lunar core dynamo, Science, 335(6067), 453-456. pdf

*Valla P.G., van der Beek P.A., Shuster D.L., Braun J., Herman F., Tassan-Got L., Gautheron C. (2012) Late Neogene exhumation and relief development of the Aar and Aiguilles Rouges massifs (Swiss Alps) from low-temperature thermochronology modeling and 4He/3He thermochronometry, Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, 117, F01004. pdf


*Valla P.G., Shuster D.L., van der Beek P.A. (2011) Significant increase in relief of the European Alps during Mid-Pleistocene glaciations, Nature Geoscience, 4(10), 688-692. pdf

Farley K.A., Shuster D.L., Ketcham R.A. (2011) U and Th zonation in apatite observed by laser ablation ICPMS, and implications for the (U-Th)/He system, Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 75(16), 4515-4530. pdf

Yapp C.J., Shuster D.L., (2011) Environmental memory and a possible seasonal bias in the stable isotope composition of (U-Th)/He-dated goethite from the Canadian arctic, Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 75(15), 4194-4215. pdf

Carporzen L., Weiss B.P., Elkins-Tanton L.T., Shuster D.L., Ebel D., Gattacceca J. (2011) Magnetic evidence for a partially differentiated carbonaceous chondrite parent body, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108(16), 6386-6389. pdf

*Cassata W.S., Renne P.R., Shuster D.L. (2011) Argon diffusion in pyroxenes: Implications for thermochronometry and mantle degassing, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 304(3-4), 407-416. pdf

Shuster D.L., Cuffey K.M.,*Sanders J.W., Balco G. (2011) Thermochronometry reveals headward propagation of erosion in an alpine landscape, Science, 332(6025), 84-88. pdf


*Cassata W.S., Shuster D.L., Renne P.R., Weiss B.P., (2010) Evidence for shock heating and constraints on Martian surface temperatures revealed by 40Ar/39Ar thermochronometry of Martian meteorites, Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 74(23), 6900-6920. pdf and Corrigendum

Farley K.A., Shuster D.L., Watson E.B., Wanser K.H., Balco G. (2010) Numerical investigations of apatite 4He/3He thermochronometry, Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 11(10), Q10001, doi:10.1029/2010GC003243. pdf

**Schildgen T.F., **Balco G, Shuster D.L., (2010) Canyon incision and knickpoint propagation recorded by apatite 4He/3He thermochronometry, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 293(3-4), 377-387. pdf

Shuster D. L., **Balco G, *Cassata W.S., **Fernandes V.A., Garrick-Bethell I., Weiss B.P. (2010) A record of impacts preserved in the lunar regolith, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 290(1-2), 155-165. pdf


*Cassata W.S., Renne P.R., Shuster D.L., (2009) Argon diffusion in plagioclase and implications for thermochronometry: A case study from the Bushveld Complex, South Africa, Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 73(21), 6600-6612. pdf

**Balco G., Shuster D. L., (2009b) 26Al - 10Be - 21Ne burial dating, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 286(3-4), 570-575.pdf

Reiners P.W., Shuster D. L., (2009) Thermochronology and Landscape Evolution, Physics Today, 62(9), 31-36. pdf

**Balco G., Shuster D. L., (2009a) Production rate of cosmogenic 21Ne in quartz estimated by comparison of 21Ne, 10Be, and 26Al concentrations in slowly eroding Antarctica sandstone surfaces, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 281(1-2), 48-58. pdf

Flowers R.M., Ketcham R.A., Shuster D.L., Farley K.A., (2009) Apatite (U-Th)/He thermochronometry using a radiation damage accumulation and annealing model, Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 73(8), 2347-2365. pdf

*Garrick-Bethell I., Weiss B.P., Shuster D.L., Buz J., (2009) Early lunar magnetism, Science 323(5912), 356-359. pdf

Shuster D. L. and Farley, K. A., (2009) The influence of artificial radiation damage and thermal annealing on helium diffusion kinetics in apatite, Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta 73(1), 6183-196. pdf


**Colgan J.P., Shuster D. L., Reiners, P. W. (2008) Two-phase Neogene extension in the northwest Basin and Range recorded in a single thermochronology sample. Geology 36(8), 631-634. pdf


Flowers R. M., Shuster D. L., Wernicke B. P., and Farley K. A. (2007) Radiation damage control on apatite (U-Th)/He dates from the Grand Canyon region, Colorado Plateau. Geology 35(5), 447-450. pdf


Shuster D. L., Flowers R. M., and Farley K. A. (2006) The influence of natural radiation damage on helium diffusion kinetics in apatite. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 249(3-4), 148-161. pdf

Heim J. A., Vasconcelos P. M., Shuster D. L., Farley K. A., and Broadbent G. (2006) Dating palaeochannel iron ore by (U-Th)/He analysis of supergene goethite, Hamersley Province, Australia. Geology 34(3), 173-176. pdf


Shuster D. L., Ehlers T. A., Rusmore M. E., and Farley K. A. (2005) Rapid glacial erosion at 1.8 Ma revealed by 4He/3He thermochronometry. Science 310(5754), 1668-1670. pdf

Shuster D. L. and Farley K. A. (2005b) 4He/3He thermochronometry: Theory, practice and potential complications. In Low-Temperature Thermochronology: Techniques, Interpretations, and Applications, Vol. 58 (ed. P. W. Reiners and T. A. Ehlers), pp. 181-202. Mineralogical Society of America. pdf

Shuster D. L. and Weiss B. P. (2005) Martian surface paleotemperatures from thermochronology of meterorites. Science 309(5734), 594-597.pdf

Shuster D. L., Vasconcelos P. M., Heim J. A., and Farley K. A. (2005) Weathering geochronology by (U-Th)/He dating of goethite. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta 69(3), 659-673. pdf

Shuster D. L. and Farley K. A. (2005a) Diffusion kinetics of proton-induced 21Ne, 3He, and 4He in quartz. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta 69(9), 2349-2359. pdf


Shuster D. L., Farley K. A., Sisterson J. M., and Burnett D. S. (2004) Quantifying the diffusion kinetics and spatial distributions of radiogenic 4He in minerals containing proton-induced 3He. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 217(1-2), 19-32. pdf

Shuster D. L. and Farley K. A. (2004) 4He/3He thermochronometry. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 217(1-2), 1-17.pdf


Weiss B. P., Shuster D. L., and Stewart S. T. (2002) Temperatures on Mars from 40Ar/39Ar thermochronology of ALH84001. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 201(3-4), 465-472. pdf

Weiss B. P., Vali H., Baudenbacher F. J., Kirschvink J. L., Stewart S. T., and Shuster D. L. (2002) Records of an ancient Martian magnetic field in ALH84001. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 201(3-4), 449-463. pdf

Evans W. C., Sorey M. L., Cook A. C., Kennedy B. M., Shuster D. L., Colvard E. M., White L. D., and Huebner M. A. (2002) Tracing and quantifying magmatic carbon discharge in cold groundwaters: lessons learned from Mammoth Mountain, USA. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 114(3-4), 291-312. pdf


DePaolo D. J., Bryce J. G., Dodson A., Shuster D. L., and Kennedy B. M. (2001) Isotopic evolution of Mauna Loa and the chemical structure of the Hawaiian plume. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 2, 2000GC000139. pdf

Evans W. C., Sorey M. L., Kennedy B. M., Stonestrom D. A., Rogie J. D., and Shuster D. L. (2001) High CO2 emissions through porous media: transport mechanisms and implications for flux measurement and fractionation. Chemical Geology 177(1-2), 15-29. pdf