Amato Abstracts

Abstracts (2015-2020)

 

(*NMSU student coauthor)

 

Amato, J.M., Richard*, N., and Johnson, E.R., 2019, Late Miocene basalts of the Robledo Mountains, New Mexico, in context of the history of mafic magmatism in the Rio Grande rift, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. v. 51, no. 5, doi: 10.1130/abs/2019AM-336785.

Gavel*, M.M., Amato, J.M., Ricketts, J.W., and Kelley, S.A., 2019, Different Cooling Histories in the Basin and Range and Rio Grande Rift of Southern New Mexico Revealed Using Low Temperature Thermochronology, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. v. 51, no. 5, doi: 10.1130/abs/2019AM-336930.

Wyatt, M.R., Amato, J.M., Swenton, V.M., and Jonell, T.N., 2019, Correlating regional ignimbrites and establishing a connection between andesite and rhyolite volcanism, Schoolhouse Mountain Caldera, southwestern Mogollon-Datil volcanic field, New Mexico, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. v. 51, no. 5, doi: 10.1130/abs/2019AM-340524.

Ricketts, J.W., Amato, J.M., Gavel, M.M., Biddle, J., and Reade, N.Z., 2019, The thermochronologic record of tectonism and magmatism across the Rio Grande rift–Basin and Range transition (invited), Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 51, no. 5, doi: 10.1130/abs/2019AM-336719.

Gavel*, M.M., Amato, J.M., Ricketts, J.W., and Kelley, S.A., 2019, Cooling histories of exhumed footwall fault blocks from the southern Rio Grande rift and eastern Basin and Range using U-Th/He thermochronology, New Mexico, New Mexico Geological Society Spring Meeting, Proceedings Volume.

Amato, J.M., Toro, J., and Miller, E.L., 2019, A History of Geologic Research on Seward Peninsula, Alaska, by Elizabeth Miller and Collaborators: Crustal Extension from Top to Bottom, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 51, no. 4, doi: 10.1130/abs/2019CD-329026.

Amato, J.M., Lawton, T.F., Machin*, S.E.K., and Lucas, S.G., 2018, Cretaceous foreland-basin development on previously rifted crust in the southwestern U.S.: Far-field response to Guerrero arc collision, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 50, no. 5, doi: 10.1130/abs/2018RM-314341.

Richard*, N., and Amato, J. M., 2018, Synextensional magmatism in the Prehistoric Trackways National Monument, southern Rio Grande rift, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. Vol. 50, No. 5, ISSN 0016-7592, doi: 10.1130/abs/2018RM-314243.

Reade*, N.Z., Ricketts, J.W., and Amato, J.M., 2018, Long-term thermal histories of rocks in the Rio Grande rift basin and range transition zone using zircon (U-Th)/He thermochronologic data, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 50, no. 5,, doi: 10.1130/abs/2018RM-314195.

Howland*, C.R., Amato, J.M., and Ottenfeld*, C.F., 2018, The Paleoproterozoic Mazatzal province of southern New Mexico: Insight from Hf isotope geochemistry of zircons, U-Pb zircon dating, and Nd whole-rock geochemistry, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 50, no. 5,, doi: 10.1130/abs/2018RM-314287.

Hampton, B.A., Mack, G.H., Creitz*, R.H., and Amato, J.M, 2018, New constraints on the middle–late Eocene (~46–36 ma) tectonic transition from late-stage Laramide deformation to bimodal rift volcanism (Rio Grande rift) in southern New Mexico, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 50, no. 5,, doi: 10.1130/abs/2018RM-314411.

Bonar*, A.L., Hampton, B.A., Mack, G.H., and Amato, J.M., 2018, Detrital zircon geochronology from early Permian synorogenic strata in New Mexico: Insights on uplift history and sediment dispersal during final stage Ancestral Rocky Mountain orogenesis, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 50, no. 5,, doi: 10.1130/abs/2018RM-313906.

Ricketts, J.W., Biddle*, J., and Amato, J.M., 2018, Patterns in Cenozoic extension along the Rio Grande rift Basin and Range transition in southern New Mexico from apatite and zircon (U-Th)/He thermochronology, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 50, no. 5,, doi: 10.1130/abs/2018RM-314361.

Gavel*, M.M., Amato, J.M., and Ricketts, J.W., 2018, The Timing of Neogene Extension in the Southern Rio Grande Rift and Southeastern Basin and Range Province Using Apatite (U/Th)-He Thermochronometry, New Mexico Geological Society Annual Spring Meeting, Proceedings Volume, p. ***.

Reade*, N.Z., Biddle*, J.M., Ricketts, J.W., and Amato, J.M., 2018, GIS Analysis and (U-Th)/He Thermochronologic Investigation of Proterozoic Rocks in Southern New Mexico, New Mexico Geological Society Annual Spring Meeting, Proceedings Volume, p. ***.

Bonar*, A.L., Hampton, B.A., Mack, G.H., and Amato, J. M., 2018, Sediment dispersal trends and timing of basement-block uplift during the early Permian phase of the Ancestral Rocky Mountains, New Mexico, New Mexico Geological Society Annual Spring Meeting, Proceedings Volume, p. ***.

Dumoulin, J.A., and Amato, J.M., 2017, Petrologic, fossil, and detrital zircon data from Devonian–Triassic strata on St. Lawrence Island, Alaska: Links to northwestern Alaska and eastern Russia, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 49, no. 6, paper 29-12.

Bonar*, A.L., Hampton, B.A., Mack, G.H., and Amato, J.M., 2017, Provenance and sediment dispersal trends from Early Permian strata of the Abo Formation: Implications for drainage networks and basin fill during the final phase of the Ancestral Rocky Mountain orogeny in New Mexico, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 49, no. 6, paper 43-5.

Holland, M.E., Heizler, M.T., Amato, J.M., and Karlstrom, K.E., 2017, Maximizing the thermochronologic potential of muscovite through multiple diffusion domain modeling: Episodic 40Ar* loss in the Burro Mountains, southern New Mexico, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 49, no. 6, paper 352-5.

Amato, J. M., Swenton*, V.M., McIntosh, W.C., and Jonell*, T.N., 2017, The “Box Canyon tuff” and its relationship to the Schoolhouse Mountain caldera, Mogollon-Datil volcanic field, southwest New Mexico, New Mexico Geological Society Annual Spring Meeting, Proceedings Volume, p. 13.

Howland*, C., Amato, J. M., 2017, The Paleoproterozoic Mazatzal province of southern New Mexico: Insight from detailed field mapping and isotope geochemistry, New Mexico Geological Society Annual Spring Meeting, Proceedings Volume, p. 37.

Swenton*, V.M., Amato, J. M., Jonell*, T.N., and McIntosh, W.C., 2017, The onset of rhyolite volcanism and subsequent collapse in the Schoolhouse Mountain caldera, Mogollon-Datil volcanic field, southwest New Mexico, New Mexico Geological Society Annual Spring Meeting, Proceedings Volume, p. 66.

Creitz*, R. H., Hampton, B.A., Mack, G.H., and Amato, J. M., 2017, Sedimentology, stratigraphy, and geochronology from Early (?)-Middle Eocene, post-Laramide volcanic and volcaniclastic strata of the Palm Park formation in south-central New Mexico, New Mexico Geological Society Annual Spring Meeting, Proceedings Volume, p. 22.

Amato, J. M., Ottenfeld*, C., and Heizler, M.T., 2016, The Mazatzal province in southern New Mexico: U-Pb dating of Paleoproterozoic rocks to assess magmatism, deposition, metamorphism, and deformation, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, v. 48, no. 7, doi: 10.1130/abs/2016AM-281074.

Swenton*, V.M., Jonell*, T.N., Amato, J. M., and McIntosh, W.C., 2016, The lifecycle of the Eocene-Oligocene Schoolhouse Mountain Caldera, Mogollon-Datil volcanic field, southwest New Mexico, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, v. 48, no. 7, doi: 10.1130/abs/2016AM-280328.

Creitz, R.H., Hampton, B.A., Mack, G.H., and Amato, J. M., 2016, Sedimentology, stratigraphy, and geochronology from Early (?)–Middle Eocene rocks of the Palm Park formation in south-central New Mexico, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, v. 48, no. 7, doi: 10.1130/abs/2016AM-287394.

Swenton*, V. M., Amato, J., and McIntosh, W., 2016, The Lifecycle of the Oligocene Schoolhouse Mountain Caldera, Southwest New Mexico, New Mexico Geological Society Annual Spring Meeting, Proceedings Volume, p. 64.

Amato, J. M., Pavlis, T.L., and Clift, P.D., 2015, The timing of arc-continent collision in Alaska from detrital zircon ages in the Chugach accretionary complex, Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, v. 47, no. 4, p. 13.

Amato, J. M., and Gottlieb*, E. S., 2015, Mid-Cretaceous magmatism of the Bering Strait region (Seward Peninsula, St. Lawrence Island, and Chukotka): A review with new zircon U-Pb ages, Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section Meeting Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, v. 47, no. 4, p. 2.

Toro, J., Amato, J. M., Hampton, B. A., Akinin, V. V., and Tuchkova, M., 2015, Tectonic evolution of the Mesozoic South Anyui suture zone, eastern Russia: A critical component of paleogeographic reconstructions of the Arctic region, Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, v. 47, no. 4, p. 2.

Toro, J., and Amato, J. M., 2015, Dextral motion on the Kugruk shear zone, Seward Peninsula, during opening of the Canada basin, Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, v. 47, no. 4, p. 3.

Ottenfeld*, C. F., and Amato, J. M., 2015, U-PB geochronology and tectonic significance of arc-related Proterozoic rocks in southern New Mexico, New Mexico Geological Society Annual Spring Meeting Abstracts, p. 43.

Mack, G. H., Amato, J. M., and Upchurch, G. R., 2015, U-Pb geochronology of ash fall tuffs in the McRae Formation (Upper Cretaceous), south-central New Mexico, New Mexico Geological Society Annual Spring Meeting Abstracts, p. 38.

Hogan, J. P., and Amato, J. M., 2015, Confirmation of temporally distinct magmatic events in the Wichita Mountains, Oklahoma, Geological Society of America South-Central Section Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, v. 47, no. 1, p. 13.