Publications

  1. Masini E., Manatschal G., Mohn G. 2012 — Anatomy and tectono-sedimentary evolution of a rift related detachment system: the example of the Err detachment (Central Alps, SE-Switzerland). ). Geological Society of America Bulletin
  2. Mohn G., Manatschal G., Beltrando M., Masini E., Kusznir N., 2012 — How does the continental crust thin during rifting in magma-poor rifted margins? Evidence from the Bernina/Campo/Grosina units in the Central Alps (SE-Switzerland and N-Italy) and implications for present-day rifted margins.Tectonics
  3. Sutra E., Manatschal G., 2012— Where, when and how, does the continental crust thin in rifted margins: insights from the Iberia margin. Geology,
  4. Mohn G, Manatschal G, Masini E, Müntener O. Rift-related inheritance in orogens: A case study from the austroalpinenappes in central alps (SE-Switzerland and N-Italy). Int J Earth Sci. 2011:1-25.
  5. Manatschal G, Sauter D, Karpoff AM, Masini E, Mohn G, Lagabrielle Y. The chenailletophiolite in the French/Italian alps: An ancient analogue for an oceanic core complex? Lithos. 2010.
  6. Jammes S, Lavier L, Manatschal G. Extreme crustal thinning in the bay of biscay and the western pyrenees: From observations to modeling. GeochemGeophysGeosyst. 2010;11(10).
  7. Péron-Pinvidic G, Manatschal G. From microcontinents to extensional allochthons: Witnesses of how continents rift and break apart. Petroleum Geoscience. 2010;16(3):189-97.
  8. Unternehr P, Péron-Pinvidic G, Manatschal G, Sutra E. Hyper-extended crust in the south atlantic: In search of a model. Petroleum Geoscience. 2010;16(3):207-15.
  9. Jammes S, Manatschal G, Lavier L. Interaction between prerift salt and detachment faulting in hyperextended rift systems: The example of the parentis and mauléon basins (bay of biscay and western pyrenees). AAPG Bull. 2010;94(7):957-75.
  10. Mohn G, Manatschal G, Müntener O, Beltrando M, Masini E. Unravelling the interaction between tectonic and sedimentary processes during lithospheric thinning in the alpine tethys margins. Int J Earth Sci. 2010;99(SUPPL. 1):75-101.
  11. Beltrando M, Rubatto D, Manatschal G. From passive margins to orogens: The link between ocean-continent transition zones and (ultra)high-pressure metamorphism. Geology. 2010;38(6):559-62.
  12. Jammes S, Tiberi C, Manatschal G. 3D architecture of a complex transcurrent rift system: The example of the bay of biscay-western pyrenees. Tectonophysics. 2010;489(1-4):210-26.
  13. Müntener O, Manatschal G, Desmurs L, Pettke T. Plagioclase peridotites in ocean-continent transitions: Refertilized mantle domains generated by melt stagnation in the shallow mantle lithosphere. J Petrol. 2009;51(1-2):255-94.
  14. Christie-Blick N, Anders MH, Manatschal G, Wernicke BP. Testing the extensional detachment paradigm: A borehole observatory in the sevier desert basin. Scientific Drilling. 2009(8):57-9.
  15. Jammes S, Manatschal G, Lavier L, Masini E. Tectonosedimentary evolution related to extreme crustal thinning ahead of a propagating ocean: Example of the western pyrenees. Tectonics. 2009;28(4).
  16. Manatschal G, Müntener O. A type sequence across an ancient magma-poor ocean-continent transition: The example of the western alpine tethysophiolites. Tectonophysics. 2009;473(1-2):4-19.
  17. Cannat M, Manatschal G, Sauter D, Péron-Pinvidic G. Assessing the conditions of continental breakup at magma-poor rifted margins: What can we learn from slow spreading mid-ocean ridges? ComptesRendus - Geoscience. 2009;341(5):406-27.
  18. Péron-Pinvidic G, Huchon P, Manatschal G. Ocean-continent transition. ComptesRendus - Geoscience. 2009;341(5):357-62.
  19. Van Avendonk HJA, Lavier LL, Shillington DJ, Manatschal G. Extension of continental crust at the margin of the eastern grand banks, newfoundland. Tectonophysics. 2009;468(1-4):131-48.
  20. Leleu S, Ghienne J-, Manatschal G. Alluvial fan development and morpho-tectonic evolution in response to contractional fault reactivation (late cretaceous - palaeocene), provence, france. Basin Research. 2009;21(2):157-87.
  21. Péron-Pinvidic G, Manatschal G. The final rifting evolution at deep magma-poor passive margins from iberia-newfoundland: A new point of view. Int J Earth Sci. 2009;98(7):1581-97.
  22. Péron-Pinvidic G., Manatschal G., Dean, S.M., Minshull, T.A. 2008— Compressional structures on the west iberia rifted margin: Controls on their distribution. Geological Society, London, Special Publications 306, 169-183. doi: 10.1144/SP306.8
  23. Jagoutz O, Müntener O, Manatschal G, Rubatto D, Péron-Pinvidic G, Turrin BD, et al. The rift-to-drift transition in the north altantic: A stuttering start of the MORB machine? Geology. 2007;35(12):1087-90.
  24. Karner GD, Manatschal G, Pinheiro LM. Imaging, mapping and modelling continental lithosphere extension and breakup: An introduction [Internet]; 2007
  25. Manatschal G, Müntener O, Lavier LL, Minshull TA, Péron-Pinvidic G. Observations from the alpine tethys and iberia-newfoundland margins pertinent to the interpretation of continental breakup [Internet]; 2007
  26. Jammes S, Manatschal G, Ghienne J-. The tectonic and sedimentary evolution of the bay of Biscay/Western pyrenees during the early cretaceous: A new point of view. Carnets de Geologie. 2007:23-5.
  27. Sibuet J-, Srivastava S, Manatschal G. Exhumed mantle-forming transitional crust in the newfoundland-iberia rift and associated magnetic anomalies. Journal of Geophysical Research B: Solid Earth. 2007;112(6).
  28. Péron-Pinvidic G, Manatschal G, Minshull TA, Sawyer DS. Tectonosedimentary evolution of the deep iberia-newfoundland margins: Evidence for a complex breakup history. Tectonics. 2007;26(2).
  29. Müntener O, Manatschal G. High degrees of melt extraction recorded by spinel harzburgite of the newfoundland margin: The role of inheritance and consequences for the evolution of the southern north atlantic. Earth Planet SciLett. 2006;252(3-4):437-52.
  30. Manatschal G, Engström A, Desmurs L, Schaltegger U, Cosca M, Müntener O, et al. What is the tectono-metamorphic evolution of continental break-up: The example of the tasna ocean-continent transition. J Struct Geol. 2006;28(10):1849-69.
  31. Lavier LL, Manatschal G. A mechanism to thin the continental lithosphere at magma-poor margins. Nature. 2006;440(7082):324-8.
  32. Leleu S, Ghienne J-, Manatschal G. Upper cretaceous-palaeocene basin-margin alluvial fans documenting interaction between tectonic and environmental processes (provence, SE france) [Internet]; 2005
  33. Deynoux M, Çiner A, Monod O, Karabiyikoglu M, Manatschal G, Tuzcu S. Facies architecture and depositional evolution of alluvial fan to fan-delta complexes in the tectonically active mioceneköprüçay basin, isparta angle, turkey. Sediment Geol. 2005;173(1-4):315-43.
  34. Manatschal G. New models for evolution of magma-poor rifted margins based on a review of data and concepts from west iberia and the alps. Int J Earth Sci. 2004;93(3):432-66.
  35. Ghienne J-, Deynoux M, Manatschal G, Rubino J-. Palaeovalleys and fault-controlled depocentres in the late-ordovician glacial record of the murzuq basin (central libya). ComptesRendus - Geoscience. 2003;335(15):1091-100.
  36. Hölker AB, Manatschal G, Holliger K, Bernoulli D. Tectonic nature and siesmic response of top-basement detachment faults in magma-poor rifted margins. Tectonics. 2003;22(4):9-1.
  37. Manatschal G, Müntener O, Desmurs L, Bernoulli D. An ancient ocean-continent transition in the alps: The totalp, err-platta, and malenco units in the eastern central alps (graubünden and northern italy). EcologaeGeologicaeHelvetiae. 2003;96(1):131-46.
  38. Hölker AB, Manatschal G, Holliger K, Bernoulli D. Seismic structure and response of ocean-continent transition zones. Mar Geophys Res. 2002;23(4):319-34.
  39. Desmurs L, Müntener O, Manatschal G. Onset of magmatic accretion within a magma-poor rifted margin: A case study from the platta ocean-continent transition, eastern switzerland. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology. 2002;144(3):365-82.
  40. Hölker AB, Holliger K, Manatschal G, Anselmetti F. Seismic reflectivity of detachment faults of the iberian and tethyan distal continental margins based on geological and petrophysical data. Tectonophysics. 2002;350(2):127-56.
  41. Schaltegger U, Desmurs L, Manatschal G, Müntener O, Meier M, Frank M, et al. The transition from rifting to sea-floor spreading within a magma-poor rifted margin: Field and isotopic constraints. Terra Nova. 2002;14(3):156-62.
  42. Manatschal G, Froitzheim N, Rubenach M, Turrin BD. The role of detachment faulting in the formation of an ocean-continent transition: Insights from the iberia abyssal plain [Internet]; 2001
  43. Desmurs L, Manatschal G, Bernoulli D. The steinmann trinity revisited: Mantle exhumation and magmatism along an ocean-continent transition: The plattanappe, eastern switzerland [Internet]; 2001
  44. Wilson RCL, Manatschal G, Wise S. Rifting along non-volcanic passive margins: Stratigraphic and seismic evidence from the mesozoic successions of the alps and western iberia [Internet]; 2001
  45. Whitmarsh RB, Manatschal G, Minshull TA. Evolution of magma-poor continental margins from rifting to seafloor spreading. Nature. 2001;413(6852):150-4.
  46. Manatschal G, Marquer D, Früh-Green GL. Channelized fluid flow and mass transfer along a rift-related detachment fault (eastern alps, southeast switzerland). Bull GeolSoc Am. 2000;112(1):21-33.
  47. Manatschal G, Bernoulli D. Architecture and tectonic evolution of nonvolcanic margins: Present-day galicia and ancient adria. Tectonics. 1999;18(6):1099-119.
  48. Manatschal G. Fluid- and reaction-assisted low-angle normal faulting: Evidence from rift-related brittle fault rocks in the alps (err nappe, eastern switzerland). J Struct Geol. 1999;21(7):777-93.
  49. Kalsbeek F, Manatschal G. Geochemistry and tectonic significance of peridotitic and metakomatiitic rocks from the ussuit area, nagssugtoqidianorogen, west greenland. Precambrian Res. 1999;94(1-2):101-20.
  50. Manatschal G, Ulfbeck D, van Gool J. Change from thrusting to syncollisional extension at a mid-crustal level: An example from the palaeoproterozoicnagssugtoqidianorogen (west greenland). Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences. 1998;35(7):802-19.
  51. Manatschal G, Bernoulli D. Rifting and early evolution of ancient ocean basins: The record of the mesozoictethys and of the galicia-newfoundland margins. Mar Geophys Res. 1998;20(4):371-81.
  52. Manatschal G, Nievergelt P. A continent-ocean transition recorded in the err and plattanappes (eastern switzerland). EclogaeGeologicaeHelvetiae. 1997;90(1):3-27.
  53. Passchier CW, Den Brok SWJ, Van Gool JAM, Marker M, Manatschal G. A laterally constricted shear zone system - the nordrestormfjord steep belt, nagssugtoqidianorogen, W greenland. Terra Nova. 1997;9(5-6):199-202.
  54. Froitzneim N, Manatschal G. Kinematics of jurassic rifting, mantle exhumation, and passive-margin formation in the austroalpine and penninicnappes (eastern switzerland). Bull GeolSoc Am. 1996;108(9):1120-33.
  55. Conti P, Manatschal G, Pfister M. Synrift sedimentation, jurassic and alpine tectonics in the central ortlernappe, (eastern alps, italy). EclogaeGeologicaeHelvetiae. 1994;87(1):63-90.