Manuscripts in Review

Leith, K., Fox, M., Moore J. R., and Loew, S., in review, Transient fluvial incision and Pleistocene rock slope evolution in inner Alpine valleys, Nature Communications

Dai, J., Fox, M., Wang, C., and Shuster D. L., in review, Thermal history of the Hoh Xil Basin with implications for the growth of Tibetan Plateau


Willett, C. D., Fox, M., Shuster, D. L., 2017, A helium-based model for the effects of radiation damage annealing on helium diffusion kinetics in apatite Earth and Planetary Sciences Letters, 477, 195-204 (link to paper)

Fox, M., Tripathy-Lang, A., Shuster, D. L., 2017, Improved spatial resolution of elemental maps through linear inversion of LA-ICP-MS data Chemical Geology, 467, 30-41 (link to paper)

Fox, M., Tripathy-Lang, A., Shuster, D. L., Winn, C., Karlstrom, K., Kelly, S., 2017, Westernmost Grand Canyon incision: testing thermochronometric resolution Earth and Planetary Sciences Letters, 474, 248-256 (link to paper)

Winn, C., Karlstrom, K., Shuster, D. L., Kelley, S., Fox, M., 2017, 6 Ma Age of carving Westernmost Grand Canyon: Reconciling geologic data with combined AFT, AHe, and 4He/3He thermochronologic data Earth and Planetary Sciences Letters, 474, 257-271

Fox, M., Herman, F., and Willett S. D., 2016, Resolving space-time variations in exhumation rates across the European Alps by inversion of thermochronometric ages, American Journal of Science, 316 (6), 505-541

Fox, M., and Ickert, R., 2015, Eliminating ambiguity in calibration model selection during sample-standard-bracketing using transdimensional Markov Chain Monte Carlo, Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 30(10), 2208-2213

Tremblay, M., Fox, M., Schmidt, J. L., Tripathy-Lang, A., Wielicki, M. M., Harrison, T. M., Zeitler, P. K., and Shuster, D. L., 2015, Erosion in southern Tibet shut down at 10 Ma due to enhanced rock uplift within the Himalaya, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 112(39), 12030-12035

Schmidt, J. L., Tremblay, M. M., Zeitler, P. K., Pazzaglia, F. J., Shuster, D. L., Fox, M., 2015, Knickpoint Evolution on the Yarlung River: Evidence for late Cenozoic Uplift of the Southeastern Tibetan Plateau Margin, Earth and Planetary Sciences Letters, 430, 448-457

Walker, R. T., Wegmann, K.W., Bayasgalan, A., Carson, R. J., Elliott, J., Fox, M., Nissen, E., Sloan, R. A., 2015, Seismicity, Fault Rupture and Earthquake Hazards in Slowly Deforming Regions, Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 432

Lei, C., Ren, J., Sternai, P., Fox, M., Willett, S. D., Xie, X., Peter Clift, P., Liao, J., and, Wang, Z. 2015, Structure and sedimentation of Yinggehai-Song Hong Basin, South China Sea: implications for the Cenozoic tectonics in Southeast Asia, Tectonophysics, 655, 177-190

Tripathy-Lang, A. Fox, M., Shuster, D. L., 2015, Zircon 4He/3He Thermochronometry, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 166, 1-14

Ballato, P., Landgraf, B., Schildgen, T., Stockli, D. F., Fox, M., Ghassemi M. R., Kirby, E., Strecker, M. R., 2015, The growth of a mountain belt forced by base-level fall: Tectonics and surface processes during the evolution of the Alborz Mountains, N Iran, Earth and Planetary Sciences Letters, 425, 204-218

Fox, M., Herman, F., Kissling, E., and Willett, S. D., 2015, Rapid exhumation in the Western Alps driven by Slab Detachment and Glacial Erosion,Geology, 43, 379-382

Fox, M., Leith, K., Bodin, T., Balco G., and Shuster D. L., 2015, Rate of fluvial incision in the Central Alps constrained through joint inversion of detrital 10Be and thermochronometric data, Earth and Planetary Sciences Letters, 411, 27-36

Fox, M., Bodin, T. ,Shuster, D. L., 2015, Abrupt changes in the rate of Andean Plateau uplift from reversible jump Markov Chain Monte Carlo inversion of river profiles, Geomorphology, 238, 1-14

Fox, M., Shuster, D. L., McKeon, R. 2014, Incorporating 3-D parent nuclide zonation for apatite 4He/3He thermochronometry: An example from the Appalachian Mountains, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15, 4217-4229

Fox, M., Goren, L. and Willett, S. D., 2014, Inversion of fluvial channels for paleorock uplift rates in Taiwan, Journal Of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, 119

Goren, L., Fox, M. and Willett, S. D., 2014, Tectonics from fluvial topography using formal linear inversion: Theory and applications to the Inyo Mountains, California, Journal Of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, 119

Fox, M., Reverman, R., Fellin M. G.,Herman, F., Willett, and S. D., 2014, Rock uplift and erosion rate history of the Bergell Intrusion from the inversion of low temperature thermochronometric data, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15, 1235-1257

Fox, M., Shuster, D. L., 2014, The influence of burial heating on the (U-Th)/He system in apatite: Grand Canyon case study, Earth and Planetary Sciences Letters, 397, 174-183

Fox, M., Herman, F., May D. A., and Willett, S. D., 2013, A linear inversion method to infer exhumation rates in space and time from thermochronometric data, Esurf, 2, 47-65

Karlstrom K., Lee, J., Kelley, S., Crow, R., Crossey, L., Young, R., Lazear, G., Beard, L., Ricketts, J., Fox, M., and Shuster, D. L., 2014, Formation of the Grand Canyon 5-6 million years ago via integration of older palaeocanyons, Nature Geosciences, 7, 239-244

West A. J., Fox, M., Walker, R. T., Carter, A., Harris, T., Watts, T., and Bayasgalan, A., 2013, Decoupling of climate-driven erosion from uplift of epeirogenic topography: The Hangay Dome, Mongolia, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 14, 1-23

Sternai, P., Herman, F., Champagnac J. D. , Fox, M., Salcher, B., and Willett, S. D., 2012, Pre-glacial topography of the European Alps, Geology, 40, 1067-1070

Maheo, G., Gautheron, C., Leloup, P., Fox, M., Tassant-Got, L. and Douville, E., 2012, Exhumation history of the Bergell massif (southeast Central Alps) and relationship with Central Alps lateral extrusion, Terra Nova, 25, 110–118

Sternai, P., Herman, F, Fox, M. and Castelltort, S., 2011, On the use of hypsometric analysis of glacial landscapes and its application to the Alps, Journal Of Geophysical Research, 116, F03001

Walker, R. T., Molor, E., Fox, M. and Bayasgalan, A., 2008, Active tectonics of an apparently aseismic region: distributed active strike-slip faulting in the Hangay Mountains of central Mongolia, Geophys. J. Int., 174, 1121-1137