Recent Publications

* indicates a undergraduate coauthor

Journal Papers:

Van Horn, S., and *Stephan, H. J. (in prep.) Emplacement mechanism of Mesozoic dikes in the Champlain Valley: Examples from Winooski, Charlotte Beach, and the Redstone Quarry (for submission to Northeastern Geology and Environmental Sciences)

Van Horn, S., (in press) Textural evidence from preserved fossils for secondary porosity development during contact metamorphism of the Ballyshannon limestone, Killala Bay, Ireland, Carbonates and Evaporites, v.

Van Horn, S., *Jones, A. and *Stansfield, W. (2000) Hydrofracture emplacement of a Mesozoic lamprophyre intruded into the Late Proterozoic-Cambrian Hazens Notch and Fayston formations, Johnson, Vermont, Northeastern Geology and Environmental Sciences, v. 22, p. 232-240.

Joesten, R., and Van Horn, S. (1999) Numerical modeling of calcite coarsening in the aureoles of en echelon dikes: Analysis of the kinetic control of isograd geometry in contact metamorphism, Jamveit, B., and Meakin, P., eds., Growth, Dissolution and Pattern Formation in Geosystems, Kluwer Academic Publishers, p. 109-141.

 

Presented Papers:

Van Horn, S., and *Stephan, H. J. (2001) Emplacement mechanism of Mesozoic dikes in the Champlain Valley: Examples from Charlotte Beach and the Redstone Quarry, GSA Abstracts with Programs, Northeastern Section, v.

*Stephan, H. J., and Van Horn, S. (2001) Emplacement mechanism of a Mesozoic camptonite dike, Winooski, Vermont, GSA Abstracts with Programs, Northeastern Section, v.

Van Horn, S. (2000) Similarity of dike emplacement features in various country rocks: Implications for the emplacement mechanism of mafic maga, GSA Abstracts with Programs, North-Central Section, v. 32, p. A65-A66.

Van Horn, S., *Jones, A., *Stansfield, W., and *Markey, Z. (1999) Emplacement mechanism of small lamprophyric dikes in north-central Vermont: Implications for their use as paleostress indicators, GSA Abstracts with Programs, Northeastern Section, v. 31., p. A75

*Markey, Z. and Van Horn, S. (1998) Outcrop geometry of Mesozoic lamprophyric dikes in the Devonian Northfield Formation, Albany, Vermont: Evidence for dike emplacment in an en echelon fracture array, EOS, v. 79, Spring Meet. Suppl., p. S377

*Jones, A., *Stansfield, W., and Van Horn, S. (1998) Relationship between the outcrop geometry of a segmented en echelon Mesozoic lamprophyric dike and local joint patterns in the Cambrian Underhill Formation, Johnson, Vermont, EOS, v. 79, Spring Meet. Suppl., p. S376

*Stansfield, W., *Jones, A., and Van Horn, S. (1998) Determining the mechanism of magma flow in a segmented en echelon lamprophyric dike, Jonhson, Vermont: Evidence from phenocrysts, EOS, v. 79, Spring Meet. Suppl., p. S377

Van Horn, S., *Jones, A., *Stansfield, W., and *Markey, Z. (1998) Origin of en echelon segmented Mesozoic dikes in north-central Vermont: Evidence from the outcrop geometry of small lamprophyric dikes, The Green Mountain Geologist, v. 25, p. 8-9.

Joesten, R., and Van Horn, S. (1997) Numerical modeling of calcite coarsening in the aureoles of en enchelon dikes - mapping intergrated thermal dose in contact metamorphism, 11th Kongsberger Seminar, Norwegian Museum of Mining, Kongsberg, Norway, May 7-9.

Van Horn, S., and Joesten, R. (1997) Kinetic inhibition of the progress of a grossularite-producing reaction in the contact aureoles of small basaltic dikes in limestone, Killala Bay, Ireland, EOS, v. 78, Spring Meet. Suppl., p. S328.

Van Horn, S., Joesten, R. and Steinen, R. (1994) The fate of fossils in biomicrite and biosparite during contact metamorphism, Killala Bay, Ireland, GSA Abstracts with Programs, v. 26, p. A496.

Joesten, R., Hill, J. and Van Horn, S. (1994) Limestone assimilation and clinopyroxenite production along the contacts of a 9 metre alkali olivine basalt dike, Killala Bay, Ireland, GSA Abstracts with Programs, v. 26, p. A476.

Van Horn, S. and Joesten, R. (1994) Origin of asymmetric contact aureoles: evidence from dike contact features, Killala Bay Dike Swarm, Ireland, EOS, v. 75, Spring Meet. Suppl., p. S354.

Joesten, R. and Van Horn, S. (1994) Dike width, emplacement mechanism and peak metamorphic grade in contact aureoles in the Killala Bay Dike Swarm, Ireland, EOS, v. 75, Spring Meet. Suppl., p. S354.