Publications

(in bold: members of the lab)

In 2019

27. M. Mueller, A. Licht, C. Campbell, F. Ocakoğlu, M. Taylor, L. Burch, T. Ugrai, M. Kaya, B. Kurtoglu, P. Coster, G. Metais & K.C. Beard. Collision chronology along the Izmir-Ankara-Erzincan suture zone: Insights from the Sarıcakaya Basin, western Anatolia. Tectonics (in press).

26. J. Westerweel, P. Roperch, A. Licht, Zaw Win, F. Poblete, Hnin Hnin Swe+, Myat Kaithy+, Day Wa Aung. Paleomagnetic data from the Burma Terrane (Myanmar) constrain the geodynamic evolution of the India-Asia collision. Nature Geoscience 12, 863–868. [they speak about it in the news here]

25. F. Polette, A. Cincotta, D.J. Batten, P. Depuydt, A. Licht, D. Neraudeau, G. Garcia & X. Valentin. Palynological assemblage from the lower Cenomanian plant-bearing Lagerstätte of Jaunay-Clan-Ormeau-Saint-Denis (Vienne, western France): stratigraphic and palaeoenvironmental implications. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology  271, 104102.

24. W. Zhixiang, H. Chunju, A. Licht , R. Zhang & D.B. Kemp. Middle to late Miocene eccentricity forcing on lake expansion in NE Tibet: implications for the evolution of the East Asian monsoon (2019). Geophysical Research Letters 46, 6926-6935.

23. S. Botsyun, P. Sepulchre, Y. Donnadieu, C. Risi, A. Licht, & J.K. Caves (2019). Revisited Paleoaltimetry Data Show Low Tibetan Plateau Elevation during the Eocene. Science 363 (6430), eaaq1436. [they speak about it in the news here]

22. N. Meijer, G. Dupont-Nivet, H.A. Abels, M. Kaya, A. Licht, M. Xiao, Y. Zhang, P. Roperch, M. Poujol, Z. Lai & Z. Guo (2019). Central Asian moisture modulated by proto-Paratethys Sea incursions since the Early Eocene. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 510, 73-84.

21. M. Page, A. Licht, G. Dupont-Nivet, N. Meijer, A. Schauer, K. Huntington, D. Bajnai, J. Fiebig, A. Mulch, & Z. Guo (2019). Synchronous cooling and decline in monsoonal rainfall in NE Tibet through the fall into the Oligocene Icehouse. Geology 47 (3), 203-206.

20· F. Ocakoğlu, A. Hakyemez, S. Açıkalın, S. Altıner, Y. Büyükmeriç, A. Licht, U. Tekin, H. Demircan, Ü. Şafak, A. Yıldız, İ. Yılmaz, M. Wagreich, C. Campbell (2019). Chronology of Subduction and Collision along the İzmir-Ankara Suture in Western Anatolia: records from the Central Sakarya Basin. International Geology Review 61 (10), 1244-1269.

19· M.F. Jones, P. Coster, A. Licht, G. Métais, F. Ocakoğlu, M.Taylor & K.C. Beard (2019). A stem bat (Chiroptera: Palaeochiropterygidae) from the late middle Eocene of northern Anatolia: Implications for the dispersal and paleobiology of early bats. Palaeobiodiversity and Palaeoenvironments  99 (2), 261–269.



In 2018

18. G. Metais, P. Coster, J.R. Kappelman, A. Licht, F. Ocakoglu, M. Taylor, & K.C. Beard.Eocene metatherians from Anatolia illuminate the assembly of an island fauna during Deep Time. Plos One 11, e0206181.

17. W. Zhixiang, S. Yongjin, A. Licht & H. Chunju. Sedimentology and magnetostratigraphy of the Middle Miocene Ashigong Formation, Guide Basin, China, and its implications for the tectonic and paleoclimatic evolution of NE Tibet (2018). Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology 33 (10), 1066-1085.

16· A. Licht, G. Dupont-Nivet, Zaw Win, Hnin Hnin Swe, Myat Kaithy, P. Roperch, D. Park, V. Littell, J. Westerweel, D. Jones, F. Poblete, Day Wa Aung, H. Huang, C. Hoorn, & Kyaing Sein. Paleogene evolution of the Burmese forearc basin and implications for the history of India-Asia convergence. GSA Bulletin 131 (5-6), 730-748.

15· M. De Los Santos, P. Copeland, T. Lawton, A. Licht, S. Hall (2018). Magnetostratigraphy, age and depositional environment of the Lobo Formation, southwest New Mexico: Implications for the Laramide orogeny in the southern Rocky Mountains. Basin Research 30, 401-423.



In 2017

14. A. Licht, P. Coster, F. Ocakoğlu, C. Campbell, G. Métais, A. Mulch, M. Taylor, J. Kappelman & K.C. Beard (2017). Tectono-stratigraphy of the Orhaniye Basin, Turkey: Implications for collision chronology and Paleogene biogeography of central Anatolia. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 143, 45-58.

13· A. Licht, J. Quade, A. Kowler, M. De Los Santos, A. Hudson, A. Schauer, K. Huntington, P. Copeland, T. Lawton (2017). Impact of the North American monsoon on isotope paleoaltimeters: implications for the paleoaltimetry of the American Southwest. American Journal of Science 317, 1-33.



Before 2017

12· A. Licht, G. Dupont-Nivet, A. Pullen, P. Kapp, H.A. Abels, Z. Lai, Z. Guo, J. Abell & D. Giesler (2016). Resilience of the Asian atmospheric circulation shown by Paleogene dust provenance. Nature Communications 6.

11· A. Licht (2016). La mousson asiatique remonte à 40 millions d’années. in Encyclopaedia Universalis 2016 (French edition), Encyclopaedia Britannica, Chicago U.S., 331-332.

10· A. Licht, A. Pullen, P. Kapp, J. Abell & D. Giesler (2016). Eolian cannibalism: Reworked loess and fluvial sediment as the main sources of the Chinese Loess Plateau. GSA Bulletin 128, 944-956.

A. Licht, L. Reisberg, C. France-Lanord, Aung Naing Soe & J.J. Jaeger (2016). Cenozoic evolution of the central Myanmar drainage system: insights from sediment provenance in the Minbu Sub-Basin, central Myanmar. Basin Research 28, 237-251.

A. Licht, A. Boura, D. de Franceschi, T. Utescher, Chit Sein & J.J. Jaeger (2015). Late middle Eocene fossil wood of Myanmar: implications for the landscape and the climate of the Eocene Bengal Bay. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 216c, 44-54.

A. Licht, M. van Cappelle, H. A. Abels, J.B. Ladant, J. Trabucho-Alexandre, C. France-Lanord, Y. Donnadieu, J. Vandenberghe, T. Rigaudier, C. Lécuyer, D. Terry Jr., R. Adriaens, A. Boura, Z. Guo, Aung Naing Soe, J. Quade, G. Dupont-Nivet & J.-J. Jaeger (2014). Asian monsoons in a late Eocene greenhouse world. Nature 513, 501-506.

X. Valentin, B. Gomez, V. Daviero-Gomez, S. Charbonnier, P. Ferchaud, A.G. Kirejtshuke, A. Licht, D. Néraudeau, R. Vullo & G. Garcia (2014). Plant-dominated assemblage and invertebrates from the lower Cenomanian of Jaunay-Clan, south-western France. Comptes Rendus Palévol 13, 443-454.

A. Licht, I. Cojan, L. Caner, Aung Naing Soe, J.J. Jaeger & C. France-Lanord (2014). Role of permeability barriers in alluvial hydromorphic palaeosols: the Eocene Pondaung Formation, Myanmar. Sedimentology 61, 362-382.

A. Licht, A. Boura, D. De Franceschi, S. Ducrocq, Aung Naing Soe & J.J. Jaeger (2014). Fossil woods from the Late Middle Eocene Pondaung Formation, Myanmar. Review of Palaebotany and Palynology 202, 29-46.

I.G. Usoskin, G. Hulot, R. Roth, A. Licht, F. Joos, G.A. Kovaltsov, E. Thebault & A. Khokhlov (2014). Evidence for distinct modes of solar activity. Astronomy and Astrophysics 562, L10.

2· A. Licht, C. France-Lanord, L. Reisberg, C. Fontaine, Aung Naing Soe & J.J. Jaeger (2013). A palaeo Tibet-Myanmar connection? Reconstructing the late Eocene drainage system of central Myanmar using a multi-proxy approach. Journal of the Geological Society, London 170, 929-939.

A. Licht, G. Hulot, Y. Gallet & E. Thebault (2013). Ensembles of low degree archeomagnetic field models for the past three millennia. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors 224, 38-67.