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Troll V.R., Deegan F.M., Burchardt S., Zaczek K., Carracedo J.C., Meade F.C., Soler V., Cachao M., Ferreira J. and Barker A.K. (2015) Nannofossils: the smoking gun for the Canarian hotspot. Geology Today 31: 137-145.

Zaczek K., Troll V.R., Cachao M., Ferreira J., Deegan F.M., Carracedo J.C., Soler V., Meade F.C. and Burchardt S. (2015) Nannofossils in 2011 El Hierro eruptive products reinstate plume model for Canary Islands. Scientific Reports 5, Article number:7945, doi:10.1038/srep07945


Meade F.C. and Troll V.R. (2014) A tale of two magmas. Earth Science Ireland 16: 29-31.

Meade F.C.,
Troll V.R., Ellam R., Freda C., Font L., Donaldson C.H., and Klonowska I. (2014) Bimodal magmatism produced by progressively inhibited crustal assimilation. Nature Communications 5: 4199, doi:10.1038/ncomms5199.

Emeleus C.H., Troll V.R., Chew D.M. and Meade F.C. (2012) Lateral versus vertical emplacement in shallow-level intrusions? The Slieve Gullion ring-complex revisited. Journal of the Geological Society of London 169: 157-171.

Troll V.R., Klügel A., Longpré M.-A., Burchardt S., Deegan F.M., Carracedo J.C., Wiesmaier S., Kueppers U., Dahren B., Blythe L.S., Hansteen T., Freda C., Budd D.A., Jolis E.M., Jonsson E., Meade F., Harris C., Berg S., Mancini L., Polacci M. and Pedroza, K. (2012) Floating stones off El Hierro, Canary Islands: xenoliths of pre-island sedimentary origin in the early products of the October 2011 eruption. Solid Earth 3: 97-110.

Ganerød M., Chew D.M., Smethurst M.A., Troll V.R., Corfu F., Meade F. and Prestvik T. (2011) Geochronology of the Tardree Rhyolite Complex, Northern Ireland: Implications for zircon fission track studies, the North Atlantic Igneous Province and the age of the Fish Canyon Sanidine Standard. Chemical Geology 286: 222-228.

Meade F.C., Troll V.R., Chew D., Meighan I. and Cooper M. (2010) Caldera controversy at Slieve Gullion. Earth Science Ireland 8: 12-15.

Meade F.C., Chew D.M., Troll V.R., Ellam R.M. and Page L.M. (2009) Magma ascent along a major terrane boundary: Crustal contamination at the Drumadoon Intrusive Complex, Isle of Arran, Scotland. Journal of Petrology 50: 2345-2374. 

Meade F.C. (2009) Processes of magmatic differentiation within the southern British and Irish Palaeogene Igneous Province', PhD Thesis, Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Geology, 2009, pp 452

Troll V.R., Meade F., Chew D. and Emeleus C.H. (2008). A new exposure of a caldera fault segment at Slieve Gullion Igneous Centre: implication for the emplacement of the early ring-complex. Irish Journal of Earth Science 26: 1-16.

Chew D., Ganerød M., Troll V.R., Corfu F. and Meade F. (2008) U-Pb TIMS zircon age constraints on the Tardree Rhyolite zircon fission track standard. OnTrack (The electronic newsletter of the international thermochronology community) Dec 2008, Vol 16, Issue 31.