Donna L Whitney

Distinguished McKnight University Professor, Head, N.H. Winchell School of Earth Sciences

Accepting PhD Students

1989 …2021
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Keywords

  • metamorphic petrology, tectonics

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Projects 2005 2021

Research Output 1989 2019

Lawsonite composition and zoning as an archive of metamorphic processes in subduction zones

Fornash, K. F., Whitney, D. L. & Seaton, N., Feb 1 2019, In : Geosphere. 15, 1, p. 24-46 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lawsonite
zoning
subduction zone
trace element
rock

Petrology, geothermobarometry, and P-T path of spinel-bearing symplectite migmatites from the Simin area, Hamedan, Sanandaj-Sirjan Zone, Iran

Baharifar, A. A., Whitney, D. L., Pang, K. N., Chung, S. L. & Iizuka, Y., Jan 1 2019, In : Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences. 28, 2, p. 275-298 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

symplectite
petrology
spinel
plagioclase
cordierite
2 Citations (Scopus)

Climate stability in central Anatolia during the Messinian Salinity Crisis

Meijers, M. J. M., Peynircioğlu, A. A., Cosca, M. A., Brocard, G. Y., Whitney, D. L., Langereis, C. G. & Mulch, A., Jun 1 2018, In : Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 498, p. 53-67 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Messinian
basins
salinity
climate
basin

Diffusion geospeedometry in natural and experimental shear zones

Nachlas, W. O., Teyssier, C., Whitney, D. L. & Hirth, G., Sep 15 2018, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 498, p. 129-139 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quartz
shear zone
quartz
shear
rutile
2 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical investigation of deep-crust behavior under lithospheric extension

Korchinski, M., Rey, P. F., Mondy, L., Teyssier, C. & Whitney, D. L., Feb 15 2018, In : Tectonophysics. 726, p. 137-146 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

crusts
crust
viscosity
domes
dome