Grant M. Young - Publications

Affiliations: 
The University of Western Ontario (Canada) 
Area:
Geochemistry

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2019 Young GM. Aspects of the Archean-Proterozoic transition: How the great Huronian Glacial Event was initiated by rift-related uplift and terminated at the rift-drift transition during break-up of Lauroscandia Earth-Science Reviews. 190: 171-189. DOI: 10.1016/J.Earscirev.2018.12.013  0.512
2015 Allen PA, Eriksson PG, Alkmim FF, Betts PG, Catuneanu O, Mazumder R, Meng Q, Young GM. Classification of basins, with special reference to Proterozoic examples Geological Society Memoir. 43: 5-28. DOI: 10.1144/M43.2  0.507
2015 Williams GE, Schmidt PW, Young GM. Strongly seasonal Proterozoic glacial climate in low palaeolatitudes: Radically different climate system on the pre-Ediacaran Earth Geoscience Frontiers. DOI: 10.1016/J.Gsf.2016.01.005  0.444
2015 Young GM. Environmental upheavals of the Ediacaran period and the Cambrian "explosion" of animal life Geoscience Frontiers. 6: 523-535. DOI: 10.1016/J.Gsf.2014.09.001  0.412
2015 Young GM. Did prolonged two-stage fragmentation of the supercontinent Kenorland lead to arrested orogenesis on the southern margin of the Superior province? Geoscience Frontiers. 6: 419-435. DOI: 10.1016/J.Gsf.2014.04.003  0.568
2014 Young GM. Contradictory correlations of Paleoproterozoic glacial deposits: Local, regional or global controls? Precambrian Research. 247: 33-44. DOI: 10.1016/J.Precamres.2014.03.023  0.492
2013 Young GM. Earth's Earliest Extensive Glaciations: Tectonic Setting and Stratigraphic Context of Paleoproterozoic Glaciogenic Deposits Geophysical Monograph. 146: 161-181. DOI: 10.1029/146Gm13  0.545
2013 Young GM. Precambrian supercontinents, glaciations, atmospheric oxygenation, metazoan evolution and an impact that may have changed the second half of Earth history Geoscience Frontiers. 4: 247-261. DOI: 10.1016/J.Gsf.2012.07.003  0.454
2013 Young GM. Secular changes at the Earth's surface; evidence from palaeosols, some sedimentary rocks, and palaeoclimatic perturbations of the Proterozoic Eon Gondwana Research. 24: 453-467. DOI: 10.1016/J.Gr.2012.07.016  0.498
2013 Young GM. Climatic catastrophes in Earth history: Two great Proterozoic glacial episodes Geological Journal. 48: 1-21. DOI: 10.1002/Gj.2467  0.496
2013 Young GM. Evolution of Earth's climatic system: Evidence from ice ages, isotopes, and impacts Gsa Today. 23: 4-10.  0.347
2012 Caldwell WGE, Young GM. Early Carboniferous minor intrusions of the Clyde Plateau: New data from the Cumbrae islands Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. 102: 227-251. DOI: 10.1017/S1755691011011030  0.498
2011 Young GM, Caldwell WGE. Early carboniferous stratigraphy in the firth of Clyde area: New information from the Isle of Bute Scottish Journal of Geology. 47: 143-156. DOI: 10.1144/0036-9276/01-431  0.468
2011 Young GM, Caldwell WGE. Stratigraphical context and geochemistry of tournaisian (pre-clyde plateau volcanic formation) tuffs, great cumbrae, western midland valley of Scotland Scottish Journal of Geology. 47: 21-32. DOI: 10.1144/0036-9276/01-414  0.487
2011 Jutras P, Young GM, Caldwell WGE. Reinterpretation of James Hutton's historic discovery on the Isle of Arran as a double unconformity masked by a phreatic calcrete hardpan Geology. 39: 147-150. DOI: 10.1130/G31490.1  0.465
2011 Caldwell WGE, Young GM. The early Carboniferous volcanic outliers of Little Cumbrae and south Bute: Implications for westward attenuation of the Clyde Lava Plateau Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. 102: 59-76. DOI: 10.1017/S1755691011010048  0.453
2011 Young GM, Caldwell WGE. Stratigraphy and geochemistry of the early carboniferous Clyde Plateau Lavas in south Bute, Midland Valley of Scotland Geological Magazine. 148: 597-618. DOI: 10.1017/S0016756810001007  0.477
2010 Young GM. Precambrian and Phanerozoic postglacial processes Geology. 38: 1147-1148. DOI: 10.1130/Focus122010.1  0.505
2009 Nesbitt HW, Young GM, Bosman SA, Longstaffe FJ. Oceanic spreading center-generated basaltic crust and associated sulfidic and carbonate-rich hydrothermal deposits in the archean (ca. 3 Ga), North Spirit Lake greenstone belt, Ontario, Canada Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 121: 1562-1569. DOI: 10.1130/B26496.1  0.562
2009 Nesbitt HW, Young GM, Bosman SA. Major and trace element geochemistry and genesis of supracrustal rocks of the North Spirit Lake Greenstone belt, NW Ontario, Canada Precambrian Research. 174: 16-34. DOI: 10.1016/J.Precamres.2009.06.006  0.557
2009 Young GM, Nesbitt HW, Bosman SA. Stratigraphy, tectonic setting and age of Archean supracrustal rocks in the north-central part of the North Spirit Lake greenstone belt, NW Superior province, Canada Precambrian Research. 174: 1-15. DOI: 10.1016/J.Precamres.2009.03.016  0.587
2009 Young GM, Caldwell WGE. A new look at an old unconformity: field and geochemical data from James Hutton's original unconformity on the Isle of Arran, Scotland Proceedings of the Geologists' Association. 120: 65-75. DOI: 10.1016/j.pgeola.2009.03.004  0.439
2009 Rainbird RH, Young GM. Colossal rivers, massive mountains and supercontinents Earth. 54: 52-61.  0.311
2008 Young GM. Origin of enigmatic structures: Field and geochemical investigation of columnar joints in sandstones, Island of Bute, Scotland Journal of Geology. 116: 527-536. DOI: 10.1086/590137  0.465
2008 Young GM. Geochemical investigation of an unusual alteration profile developed at the base of a Carboniferous lava flow, Isle of Bute, Scotland Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. 99: 49-59. DOI: 10.1017/S1755691009007038  0.46
2004 Young GM, Shaw CSJ, Fedo CM. New evidence favouring an endogenic origin for supposed impact breccias in Huronian (Paleoproterozoic) sedimentary rocks Precambrian Research. 133: 63-74. DOI: 10.1016/J.Precamres.2004.03.013  0.501
2004 Young GM, Minter WEL, Theron JN. Geochemistry and palaeogeography of upper Ordovician glaciogenic sedimentary rocks in the Table Mountain Group, South Africa Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 214: 323-345. DOI: 10.1016/J.Palaeo.2004.07.029  0.582
2002 Young GM. Geochemical investigation of a Neoproterozoic glacial unit: The Mineral Fork Formation in the Wasatch Range, Utah Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 114: 387-399. DOI: 10.1130/0016-7606(2002)114<0387:Gioang>2.0.Co;2  0.523
2002 Young GM. Stratigraphy and geochemistry of volcanic mass flows in the Stac Fada Member of the Stoer Group, Torridonian, NW Scotland Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Earth Sciences. 93: 1-16. DOI: 10.1017/S0263593300000298  0.451
2002 Young GM. Geological Society of Africa Presidential Review, No. 3: Stratigraphic and tectonic settings of Proterozoic glaciogenic rocks and banded iron-formations: Relevance to the snowball Earth debate Journal of African Earth Sciences. 35: 451-466. DOI: 10.1016/S0899-5362(02)00158-6  0.544
2001 Rainbird RH, Hamilton MA, Young GM. Detrital zircon geochronology and provenance of the Torridonian, NW Scotland Journal of the Geological Society. 158: 15-27. DOI: 10.1144/Jgs.158.1.15  0.378
2001 Young GM. Comparative geochemistry of Pleistocene and Paleoproterozoic (Huronian) glaciogenic laminated deposits: Relevance to crustal and atmospheric composition in the last 2.3 Ga Journal of Geology. 109: 463-477. DOI: 10.1086/320797  0.498
2001 Young GM, Long DGF, Fedo CM, Nesbitt HW. Paleoproterozoic Huronian basin: Product of a Wilson cycle punctuated by glaciations and a meteorite impact Sedimentary Geology. 141: 233-254. DOI: 10.1016/S0037-0738(01)00076-8  0.549
2000 Panahi A, Young GM, Rainbird RH. Behavior of major and trace elements (including REE) during Paleoproterozoic pedogenesis and diagenetic alteration of an Archean granite near Ville Marie, Quebec, Canada Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta. 64: 2199-2220. DOI: 10.1016/S0016-7037(99)00420-2  0.636
1999 Young GM. A geochemical investigation of palaeosols developed on Lewisian rocks beneath the Torridonian Applecross Formation, NW Scotland Scottish Journal of Geology. 35: 107-117. DOI: 10.1144/sjg35020107  0.422
1999 Young GM. Some aspects of the geochemistry, provenance and palaeoclimatology of the Torridonian of NW Scotland Journal of the Geological Society. 156: 1097-1111. DOI: 10.1144/Gsjgs.156.6.1097  0.438
1999 Young GM, Nesbitt HW. Paleoclimatology and provenance of the glaciogenic Gowganda Formation (Paleoproterozoic), Ontario, Canada: A chemostratigraphic approach Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 111: 264-274. DOI: 10.1130/0016-7606(1999)111<0264:Papotg>2.3.Co;2  0.476
1999 Shaw CSJ, Young GM, Fedo CM. Sudbury-type breccias in the Huronian Gowganda Formation near Whitefish Falls, Ontario: Products of diabase intrusion into incompletely consolidated sediments? Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences. 36: 1435-1448.  0.388
1998 Young GM, Wayne Nesbitt H. Processes controlling the distribution of ti and al in weathering profiles, siliciclastic sediments and sedimentary rocks Journal of Sedimentary Research. 68: 448-455. DOI: 10.2110/Jsr.68.448  0.426
1998 Young GM, Von Brunn V, Gold DJC, Minter WEL. Earth's oldest reported glaciation: Physical and chemical evidence from the Archean Mozaan Group (~2.9 Ga) of South Africa Journal of Geology. 106: 523-538. DOI: 10.1086/516039  0.523
1997 Nesbitt HW, Young GM. Sedimentation in the Venezuelan Basin, circulation in the Caribbean Sea, and onset of Northern Hemisphere glaciation Journal of Geology. 105: 531-544. DOI: 10.1086/515954  0.477
1997 Nesbitt HW, Fedo CM, Young GM. Quartz and feldspar stability, steady and non-steady-state weathering, and petrogenesis of siliciclastic sands and muds Journal of Geology. 105: 173-191. DOI: 10.1086/515908  0.471
1997 Fedo CM, Young GM, Wayne Nesbitt H. Paleoclimatic control on the composition of the Paleoproterozoic Serpent Formation, Huronian Supergroup, Canada: A greenhouse to icehouse transition Precambrian Research. 86: 201-223. DOI: 10.1016/S0301-9268(97)00049-1  0.493
1997 Panahi A, Young GM. A geochemical investigation into the provenance of the Neoproterozoic Port Askaig Tillite, Dalradian Supergroup, western Scotland Precambrian Research. 85: 81-96. DOI: 10.1016/S0301-9268(97)00033-8  0.677
1997 Fedo CM, Young GM, Nesbitt HW, Hanchar JM. Potassic and sodic metasomatism in the Southern Province of the Canadian Shield: Evidence from the Paleoproterozoic Serpent Formation, Huronian Supergroup, Canada Precambrian Research. 84: 17-36.  0.335
1996 Rainbird RH, Jefferson CW, Young GM. The early Neoproterozoic sedimentary Succession B of northwestern Laurentia: Correlations and paleogeographic significance Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 108: 454-470. DOI: 10.1130/0016-7606(1996)108<0454:Tenssb>2.3.Co;2  0.487
1996 Nesbitt HW, Young GM, McLennan SM, Keays RR. Effects of chemical weathering and sorting on the petrogenesis of siliciclastic sediments, with implications for provenance studies Journal of Geology. 104: 525-542. DOI: 10.1086/629850  0.485
1996 Nesbitt HW, Young GM. Petrogenesis of sediments in the absence of chemical weathering: Effects of abrasion and sorting on bulk composition and mineralogy Sedimentology. 43: 341-358. DOI: 10.1046/J.1365-3091.1996.D01-12.X  0.499
1995 Dalziel IWD, McMenamin MAS, Young GM. Are Neoproterozoic glacial deposits preserved on the margins of Laurentia related to the fragmentation of two supercontinents?: Comment and Reply Geology. 23: 959-960. DOI: 10.1130/0091-7613(1995)023<0959:Angdpo>2.3.Co;2  0.411
1995 Fedo CM, Nesbitt HW, Young GM. Unravelling the effects of potassium metasomatism in sedimentary rocks and paleosols, with implications for paleoweathering conditions and provenance Geology. 23: 921-924. DOI: 10.1130/0091-7613(1995)023<0921:Uteopm>2.3.Co;2  0.362
1995 Young GM. Are Neoproterozoic glacial deposits preserved on the margins of Laurentia related to the fragmentation of two supercontinents Geology. 23: 153-156. DOI: 10.1130/0091-7613(1995)023<0153:Angdpo>2.3.Co;2  0.549
1995 Junnila RM, Young GM. The Paleoproterozoic Upper Gowganda Formation, Whitefish Falls area, Ontario, Canada: subaqueous deposits of a braid delta Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences. 32: 197-209.  0.424
1993 Young GM. Impacts, Tillites, and the Breakup of Gondwanaland: A Discussion The Journal of Geology. 101: 675-679. DOI: 10.1086/648259  0.411
1992 Hutchinson RW, Young GM. Comment and Reply on "Late Proterozoic stratigraphy and the Canada-Australia connection" Geology. 20: 765-767. DOI: 10.1130/0091-7613(1992)020<0765:Carolp>2.3.Co;2  0.385
1992 Rainbird RH, Hearnan LM, Young G. Sampling Laurentia: Detrital zircon geochronology offers evidence for an extensive Neoproterozoic river system originating from the Grenville orogen Geology. 20: 351-354. DOI: 10.1130/0091-7613(1992)020<0351:Sldzgo>2.3.Co;2  0.436
1992 Young GM. Late Proterozoic stratigraphy and the Canada-Australia connection Geology. 20: 215-218. DOI: 10.1130/0091-7613(1992)020<0215:Lpsatc>2.3.Co;2  0.477
1992 Young GM. Neoproterozoic glaciation in the Broken Hill area, New South Wales, Australia Geological Society of America Bulletin. 104: 840-850. DOI: 10.1130/0016-7606(1992)104<0840:Ngitbh>2.3.Co;2  0.551
1991 Young GM, Gostin VA. Late Proterozoic (Sturtian) succession of the North Flinders Basin, South Australia; An example of temperate glaciation in an active rift setting Special Paper of the Geological Society of America. 261: 207-222. DOI: 10.1130/SPE261-p207  0.338
1991 Young GM. Chinese sedimentary basins Sedimentary Geology. 72: 165-167. DOI: 10.1016/0037-0738(91)90132-W  0.423
1990 Young GM, Gostin VA. Sturtian glacial deposition in the vicinity of the yankaninna anticline, North Flinders Basin, South Australia Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. 37: 447-458. DOI: 10.1080/08120099008727944  0.425
1990 Visser JNJ, Young GM. Major element geochemistry and paleoclimatology of the Permo-Carboniferous glacigene Dwyka Formation and postglacial mudrocks in southern Africa Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 81: 49-57. DOI: 10.1016/0031-0182(90)90039-A  0.475
1990 Bernstein L, Young GM. Depositional environments of the Early Proterozoic Espanola Formation, Ontario, Canada Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences. 27: 539-551.  0.37
1989 Young GM, Gostin V,A. An exceptionally thick upper Proterozoic (Sturtian) glacial succession in the Mount Painter area, South Australia Geological Society of America Bulletin. 101: 834-845. DOI: 10.1130/0016-7606(1989)101<0834:Aetups>2.3.Co;2  0.535
1989 Nesbitt HW, Young GM. Formation and diagenesis of weathering profiles Journal of Geology. 97: 129-147. DOI: 10.1086/629290  0.371
1989 Young GM, Gostin VA. Depositional environment and regional stratigraphic significance of the Serle Conglomerate: A Late Proterozoic submarine fan complex, South Australia Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 71: 237-252. DOI: 10.1016/0031-0182(89)90052-7  0.512
1988 Young GM, Gostin VA. Stratigraphy and sedimentology of sturtian glacigenic deposits in the western part of the north flinders basin, South Australia Precambrian Research. 39: 151-170. DOI: 10.1016/0301-9268(88)90040-X  0.55
1988 Young GM. Proterozoic plate tectonics, glaciation and iron-formations Sedimentary Geology. 58: 127-144. DOI: 10.1016/0037-0738(88)90066-8  0.506
1985 Young GM, Nesbitt HW. The Gowganda Formation in the southern part of the Huronian outcrop belt, Ontario, Canada: Stratigraphy, depositional environments and regional tectonic significance Precambrian Research. 29: 265-301. DOI: 10.1016/0301-9268(85)90071-3  0.573
1984 Young GM. Proterozoic plate tectonics in Canada with emphasis on evidence for a Late Proterozoic rifting event Precambrian Research. 25: 233-256. DOI: 10.1016/0301-9268(84)90035-4  0.539
1984 Nesbitt HW, Young GM. Prediction of some weathering trends of plutonic and volcanic rocks based on thermodynamic and kinetic considerations Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta. 48: 1523-1534. DOI: 10.1016/0016-7037(84)90408-3  0.39
1983 Young GM. Tectono-sedimentary history of early Proterozoic rocks of the northern Great Lakes region Memoir of the Geological Society of America. 160: 15-32. DOI: 10.1130/Mem160-P15  0.545
1982 Young GM. The late Proterozoic Tindir Group, east-central Alaska: evolution of a continental margin Geological Society of America Bulletin. 93: 759-783. DOI: 10.1130/0016-7606(1982)93<759:Tlptge>2.0.Co;2  0.524
1982 Nesbitt HW, Young GM. Early proterozoic climates and plate motions inferred from major element chemistry of lutites Nature. 299: 715-717. DOI: 10.1038/299715A0  0.541
1981 Young GM. Upper proterozoic supracrustal rocks of North America: A brief review Precambrian Research. 15: 305-330. DOI: 10.1016/0301-9268(81)90055-3  0.449
1981 Trompette R, Young GM. Introduction: The Upper Proterozoic - Recent advances and future possibilities Precambrian Research. 15: 187-190. DOI: 10.1016/0301-9268(81)90049-8  0.409
1980 Young GM. The Grenville orogenic belt in the North Atlantic continents Earth Science Reviews. 16: 277-288. DOI: 10.1016/0012-8252(80)90047-1  0.494
1979 McLennan SM, Fryer BJ, Young GM. The geochemistry of the carbonate-rich Espanola Formation (Huronian) with emphasis on the rare earth elements Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences. 16: 230-239. DOI: 10.1139/E79-022  0.44
1979 Young GM, Jefferson CW, Delaney GD, Yeo GM. Comment and Reply on ‘Middle and late Proterozoic evolution of the northern Canadian Cordillera and Shield’REPLY Geology. 7: 329-330. DOI: 10.1130/0091-7613(1979)7<329B:Caroma>2.0.Co;2  0.449
1979 Young GM, Jefferson CW, Delaney GD, Yeo GM. Middle and late Proterozoic evolution of the northern Canadian Cordillera and Shield Geology. 7: 125-128. DOI: 10.1130/0091-7613(1979)7<125:Malpeo>2.0.Co;2  0.409
1979 Young GM, Jefferson CW, Delaney GD, Yeo GM. Reply on 'Middle and late Proterozoic evolution of the northern Canadian Cordillera and Shield' Geology. 7: 329-330. DOI: 10.1130/0091-7613(1979)7<329b:CAROMA>2.0.CO;2  0.371
1979 Young GM. Correlation of middle and upper Proterozoic strata of the northern rim of the North Atlantic craton Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. 70: 323-336. DOI: 10.1017/S0080456800012849  0.383
1979 McLennan SM, Fryer BJ, Young GM. Rare earth elements in Huronian (Lower Proterozoic) sedimentary rocks: Composition and evolution of the post-Kenoran upper crust Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta. 43: 375-388. DOI: 10.1016/0016-7037(79)90202-3  0.556
1978 Long DGF, Young GM. Dispersion of cross-stratification as a potential tool in the interpretation of proterozoic arenites Journal of Sedimentary Research. 48: 857-862. DOI: 10.1306/212F7590-2B24-11D7-8648000102C1865D  0.382
1976 Young GM. Iron-formation and glaciogenic rocks of the Rapitan Group, Northwest Territories, Canada Precambrian Research. 3: 137-158. DOI: 10.1016/0301-9268(76)90030-9  0.478
1976 Young GM, Long DGF. Stromatolites and basin analysis: an example from the upper proterozoic of northwestern Canada Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 19: 303-318. DOI: 10.1016/0031-0182(76)90031-6  0.498
1976 Young GM, Long DGF. Ice-wedge casts from the Huronian Ramsay Lake Formation ( > 2,300 m.y. old) near Espanola, Ontario, Canada Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 19: 191-200. DOI: 10.1016/0031-0182(76)90013-4  0.461
1974 Young GM. Stratigraphy, paleocurrents and stromatolites of Hadrynian (Upper Precambrian) rocks of Victoria Island, Arctic Archipelago, Canada Precambrian Research. 1: 13-41. DOI: 10.1016/0301-9268(74)90015-1  0.582
1973 Young GM. Origin of Carbonate-Rich Early Proterozoic Espanola Formation, Ontario, Canada Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 84: 135-160. DOI: 10.1130/0016-7606(1973)84<135:Oocepe>2.0.Co;2  0.535
1973 Mukherji KK, Young GM. Diagenesis of the black river (middle ordovician) limestones in Southern Ontario, Canada Sedimentary Geology. 9: 21-51. DOI: 10.1016/0037-0738(73)90013-4  0.411
1970 Young GM. Precambrian sedimentation in the canadian shield. Science (New York, N.Y.). 170: 1239-40. PMID 17744060 DOI: 10.1126/science.170.3963.1239  0.323
1970 Young GM. An extensive early proterozoic glaciation in North America? Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 7: 85-101. DOI: 10.1016/0031-0182(70)90070-2  0.53
1969 Young GM. Geochemistry of early proterozoic tillites and argillites of the gowganda formation, Ontario, Canada Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta. 33: 483-492. DOI: 10.1016/0016-7037(69)90128-8  0.421
1968 Young GM. Sedimentary structures in Huronian rocks of Ontario Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 4: 125-153. DOI: 10.1016/0031-0182(68)90090-4  0.466
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