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Villa, I.M.; Bonardi, M.L.; De Bièvre, P.; Holden, N.E.; Renne, P.R. (2016). IUPAC-IUGS status report on the half-lives of 238U, 235U and 234U. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 172, pp. 387-392. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2015.10.011

Villa, Igor M. (2016). Diffusion in mineral geochronometers: Present and absent. Chemical geology, 420, pp. 1-10. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2015.11.001

Haeusler, Martin; Haas, Cordula; Lösch, Sandra; Hossein Moghaddam Horri, Negahnaz; Villa, Igor Maria; Walsh, Susan; Kayser, Manfred; Seiler, Roger; Ruehli, Frank; Janosa, Manuel; Papageorgopoulou, Christina (2016). Multidisciplinary Identification of the Controversial Freedom Fighter Jörg Jenatsch, Assassinated 1639 in Chur, Switzerland. PLoS ONE, 11(12), e0168014. Public Library of Science 10.1371/journal.pone.0168014


Villa, Igor Maria (2015). 39Ar-40Ar geochronology of mono- and polymetamorphic basement rocks. Periodico di mineralogia, 84(3b), pp. 615-632. Bardi Editore 10.2451/2015PM0454

Sançar, Taylan; Zabcı, Cengiz; Akyüz, H.S.; Sunal, Gürsel; Villa, Igor Maria (2015). Distributed transpressive continental deformation: The Varto Fault Zone, eastern Turkey. Tectonophysics, 661, pp. 99-111. Elsevier 10.1016/j.tecto.2015.08.018

Villa, Igor Maria; De Bièvre, P.; Holden, N.E.; Renne, P.R. (2015). IUPAC-IUGS recommendation on the half life of 87Rb. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 164, pp. 382-385. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2015.05.025

Dèzes, Mariia Oleksiivna; Bouman, Claudia; Nägler, Thomas; Mezger, Klaus; Villa, Igor Maria (2015). TIMS measurements of full range of natural Ca isotopes with internally consistent fractionation correction. International journal of mass spectrometry, 387, pp. 60-68. Elsevier 10.1016/j.ijms.2015.07.012

Heri, A.R.; Aitchison, J.C.; Jing, J.A.; Villa, Igor Maria (2015). Geochronology and isotope geochemistry of Eocene dykes intruding the Ladakh Batholith. Lithos, 212-215, pp. 111-121. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2014.11.001

Di Celma, C.; Malinverno, E.; Cantalamessa, G.; Gioncada, A.; Bosio, G.; Villa, I.M.; Gariboldi, K.; Rustichelli, A.; Pierantoni, P.P.; Landini, W.; Tinelli, C.; Collareta, A.; Bianucci, G. (2015). Stratigraphic framework of the late Miocene Pisco Formation at Cerro Los Quesos (Ica Desert, Peru). Journal of maps, pp. 1-9. Taylor & Francis 10.1080/17445647.2015.1115783


Mondillo, N; Boni, M; Balassone, G; Villa, Igor Maria (2014). The Yanque prospect (Peru): from polymetallic Zn-Pb mineralization to a nonsulfide deposit. Economic geology - bulletin of the Society of Economic Geologists, 109(6), pp. 1735-1762. Economic Geology Pub. Co. 10.2113/econgeo.109.6.1735

Gatti, Emma; Villa, Igor Maria; Achyuthan, H; Gibbard, PL; Oppenheimer, Clive (2014). Geochemical variability in distal and proximal glass from the Youngest Toba Tuff eruption. Bulletin of volcanology, 76(9), pp. 1-16. Springer 10.1007/s00445-014-0859-x

Chafe, A N; Villa, Igor Maria; Hanchar, J M; Wirth, R (2014). A re-examination of petrogenesis and 40Ar/39Ar systematics in the the Chain of Ponds K-feldspar: "diffusion domain" archetype versus polyphase hygrochronology. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 167(5) Springer 10.1007/s00410-014-1010-x

Villa, Igor Maria; Cattin, Florence; Merkl, Matthias B; Strahm, Christian (23 May 2014). Elemental and Lead Isotopic Data of Copper Finds from the Singen Cemetery, Germany – a Methodological Approach to Investigate Early Bronze Age Trade Networks (Unpublished). In: International Symposium on Archaeometry. Los Angeles, California. 19.-23.05.2014.

Villa, Igor Maria; Bucher, Stefan; Bousquet, Romain; Kleinhanns, Ilka C; Schmid, Stefan M (2014). Dating polygenetic metamorphic assemblages along a transect across the Western Alps. Journal of petrology, 55(4), pp. 803-830. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egu007

Heri, Alexandra; Robyr, Martin; Villa, Igor Maria (2014). Petrology and geochronology of "muscovite age standard" B4M. In: Advances in 40Ar/39Ar Dating: from Archaeology to Planetary Sciences. Geological society of London: special publications: Vol. 378 (pp. 69-78). London: Geological Society of London 10.1144/SP378.2

Garzanti, E; Padoan, M; Setti, M; Lopez Galindo, A; Villa, Igor Maria (2014). Provenance versus weathering control on the composition of tropical river mud (southern Africa). Chemical geology, 366, pp. 61-74. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2013.12.016


Garzanti, Eduardo; Padoan, Marta; Setti, Massimo; Najman, Yani; Peruta, Luigi; Villa, Igor Maria (2013). Weathering geochemistry and Sr-Nd fingerprints of equatorial upper Nile and Congo muds. Geochemistry, geophysics, geosystems, 14(2), pp. 292-316. American Geophysical Union AGU 10.1002/ggge.20060

Villa, Igor Maria (2013). Ar diffusion in K-feldspar: present and absent. In: 40Ar/39Ar Dating: from Geochronology to Thermochronology, from Archaeology to Planetary Sciences. Geological society of London: special publications: Vol. 378 (pp. 107-116). London: Geological Society London 10.1144/SP378.4

Villa, Igor Maria; Hanchar, John M. (2013). K-feldspar hygrochronology. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 101, pp. 24-33. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2012.09.047

Nägler, Thomas; Vögelin, Andrea; Neubert, Nadja; Greber, Nicolas; Villa, Igor Maria (2013). Mo isotope fractionation in surface processes: an unwanted complication (invited). In: Environmetal Isotopes EMI13. Ascona. 18-23 August 2013.

Villa, Igor Maria; Williams, Michael L (2013). Geochronology of metasomatic events. In: Harlov, Daniel E.; Austrheim, Hakon (eds.) Metasomatism and the Chemical Transformation of Rock. Lecture Notes in Earth System Sciences (pp. 171-202). Heidelberg: Springer 10.1007/978-3-642-28394-9_6

Naumenko, Mariia Oleksiivna; Mezger, Klaus; Nägler, Thomas; Villa, Igor Maria (2013). High precision determination of the terrestrial 40K abundance. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 122, pp. 353-362. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2013.08.019

Malusà, Marco G.; Carter, Andrew; Limoncelli, Marta; Villa, Igor Maria; Garzanti, Eduardo (2013). Bias associated with detrital zircon geochronology and thermochronometry. Chemical geology, 359, pp. 90-107. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2013.09.016


Zurfluh, F.J.; Hofmann, B.A.; Gnos, E.; Eggenberger, U.; Greber, N.; Villa, I.M. (2012). Weathering and Strontium Contamination of Meteorites Recovered in the Sultanate of Oman. Meteorite, 18(1), pp. 34-38. Ann Arbor, Mich.: Meteorite Group, Dept. of Philosophy, University of Michigan


Zanchetta, Stefano; D'Adda, Paolo; Zanchi, Andrea; Barberini, Valentina; Villa, Igor M. (2011). Cretaceous-Eocene compression in the central Southern Alps (N Italy) inferred from (40)Ar/(39)Ar dating of pseudotachylytes along regional thrust faults. Journal of geodynamics, 51(4), pp. 245-263. Amsterdam: Pergamon 10.1016/j.jog.2010.09.004

Malusà, M.G.; Villa, I.M.; Vezzoli, G.; Garzanti, E. (2011). Detrital geochronology of unroofing magmatic complexes and the slow erosion of Oligocene volcanoes in the Alps. Earth and planetary science letters, 301(1-2), pp. 324-336. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2010.11.019

Giraudi, C; Bodrato, G; Ricci Lucchi, M.; Cipriani, N.; Villa, I.M.; Giaccio, B; Zuppi, G.M. (2011). Middle and late Pleistocene glaciations in the Campo Felice basin (Central Apennine - Italy). Quaternary Research, 75(1), pp. 219-230. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.yqres.2010.06.006

Tuccimei, P.; Van Strydonck, M.; Ginés, A.; Ginés, J.; Soligo, M.; Villa, I.M.; Fornós, J.J. (2011). Comparison of 14C and U-Th ages of two Holocene phreatic overgrowths on speleothems from Mallorca (Western Mediterranean): Environmental implications. International journal of speleology, 40(1), pp. 1-8. Bologna: Società Speleologica Italiana SSI 10.5038/1827-806X.40.1.1

Neubert, Nadja; Heri, Alexandra; Vögelin, Andrea; Nägler, Thomas; Schlunegger, Fritz; Villa, Igor Maria (2011). The molybdenum isotopic composition in river water: Constraints from small catchments. Earth and planetary science letters, 340(1-2), pp. 180-190. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2011.02.001

Allaz, J.; Engi, M.; Berger, A.; Villa, I.M. (2011). The effects of retrograde reactions and of diffusion on 39Ar-40Ar ages of micas. Journal of petrology, 52(4), pp. 691-716. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egq100

Greber, N.; Hofmann, B.A.; Voegelin, A.; Villa, I.M.; Nägler, T.F. (2011). Mo isotope composition in Mo-rich high- and low-T hydrothermal systems from the Swiss Alps. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 75(21), pp. 6600-6609. New York, N.Y.: Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2011.08.034

Holden, N.E.; Bonardi, M.L.; DeBièvre, P.; Renne, P.R.; Villa, I.M. (2011). IUPAC-IUGS common definition and convention on the use of the year as a derived unit of time (IUPAC Recommendations 2011). Pure and applied chemistry, 83(5), pp. 1159-1162. Research Triangle Park, NC: International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry 10.1351/PAC-REC-09-01-22

Padoan, M.; Garzanti, E.; Harlavan, Y.; Villa, I.M. (2011). Tracing Nile sediment sources by Sr and Nd isotope signatures (Uganda, Ethiopia, Sudan). Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 75(12), pp. 3627-3644. New York, N.Y.: Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2011.03.042

Jemmali, N.; Souissi, F.; Villa, I.M.; Vennemann, T.W. (2011). Ore genesis of Pb-Zn deposits in the Nappe zone of Northern Tunisia: constraints from Pb-S-C-O isotopic systems. Ore geology reviews, 40(1), pp. 41-53. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.oregeorev.2011.04.005

Morgan, L.E.; Postma, O.; Kuiper, K.F.; Mark, D.F.; Plas, W.v.d.; Davidson, S.; Perkin, M.; Villa, I.M.; Wijbrans, J.R. (2011). A metrological approach to measuring 40Ar* concentrations in K-Ar and 40Ar/39Ar mineral standards. Geochemistry, geophysics, geosystems, 12(10), n/a-n/a. Washington, D.C.: American Geophysical Union AGU 10.1029/2011GC003719

Peretti, A.; Villa, I.M.; Bieri, W.; Hametner, K.; Dorta, L.; Fontaine, G.; Meier, M.; Günther, D. (2011). Distinguishing natural Tibetan copper-bearing andesine from its diffusion-treated counterparts using advanced analytical methods. Contributions to Gemology: Vol. 10. GRS Gemresearch Swisslab

Villa, I.M. (2011). Precision and accuracy of decay constants and age standards. In: Invited AGU keynote V44A-01, Fall Meeting 2011. Washington: American Geophysical Union AGU

Villa, I.M.; Bonardi, M.L.; De Bièvre, P.; Holden, N.E.; Renne, P.R. (2011). Half-lives of nuclides for geological use: evaluations for 235U and 234U (Unpublished). In: 3rd International Nuclear Chemistry Congress. Palermo.


Villa, Igor Maria (2010). Disequilibrium textures versus equilibrium modelling: geochronology at the crossroads. Journal of the Geological Society, 332(1), pp. 1-15. London: Geological Society of London 10.1144/SP332.1

Visona, Dario; Rubatto, Daniela; Villa, Igor M. (2010). The mafic rocks of Shao La (Kharta, S. Tibet): Ordovician basaltic magmatism in the greater himalayan crystallines of central-eastern Himalaya. Journal of Asian earth sciences, 38(1-2), pp. 14-25. Oxford: Elsevier 10.1016/j.jseaes.2009.12.004

Santangelo, Nicoletta; Ciampo, Giuliano; Di Donato, Valentino; Esposito, Paola; Petrosino, Paola; Romano, Paola; Ermolli, Elda Russo; Santo, Antonio; Toscano, Francesco; Villa, Igor (2010). Late Quaternary buried lagoons in the northern Campania plain (southern Italy): evolution of a coastal system under the influence of volcano-tectonics and eustatism. Italian journal of geosciences, 129(1), pp. 156-175. Roma: Società Geologica Italiana 10.3301/IJG.2009.12

Malinverno, E; Taviani, M; Rosso, A; Violanti, D; Villa, Igor M.; Savini, A; Vertino, A; Remia, A; Corselli, C (2010). Stratigraphic framework of the Apulian deep-water coral province, Ionian Sea. Deep-sea research. Part 2 - topical studies in oceanography, 57(5-6), pp. 345-359. Kidlington, UK: Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.dsr2.2009.08.025

Tuccimei, Paola; Soligo, Michele; Gines, Joaquin; Gines, Angel; Fornos, Joan; Kramers, Jan; Villa, Igor Maria (2010). Constraining Holocene sea levels using U-Th ages of phreatic overgrowths on speleothems from coastal caves in Mallorca (Western Mediterranean). Earth surface processes and landforms, 35(7), pp. 782-790. New York, N.Y.: Wiley 10.1002/esp.1955


Voegelin, Andrea R.; Nägler, Thomas; Samankassou, Elias; Villa, Igor (2009). Molybdenum isotopic composition of modern and Carboniferous carbonates. Chemical geology, 265(3-4), pp. 488-498. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2009.05.015

Kramers, Jan; Frei, Robert; Newville, Matthew; Kober, Bernd; Villa, Igor (2009). On the valency state of radiogenic lead in zircon and its consequences. Chemical geology, 261(1-2), pp. 3-10. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2008.09.010

Balassone, Giuseppina; Boni, Maria; Di Maio, Giovanni; Villa, Igor M. (2009). Characterization of metallic artefacts from the Iron Age culture in Campania (Italy): a multi-analytical study. Periodico di mineralogia, 78(1), pp. 45-63. Roma: Bardi Editore 10.2451/2009PM0003

Cattin, Florence; Villa, Igor M.; Besse, Marie (2009). Copper supply during the Final Neolithic at the Saint-Blaise/Bains des Dames site (Neuchâtel, Switzerland). Archaeological and anthropological sciences, 1(3), pp. 161-176. Berlin: Springer 10.1007/s12520-009-0016-1

Villa, Igor M. (2009). Lead isotopic measurements in archeological objects. Archaeological and anthropological sciences, 1(3), pp. 149-153. Springer 10.1007/s12520-009-0012-5

Villa, Igor M.; Buettner, Annett (2009). Chronostratigraphy of Monte Vulture volcano (southern Italy): secondary mineral microtextures and 39Ar-40Ar systematics. Bulletin of volcanology, 71(10), pp. 1195-1208. Springer 10.1007/s00445-009-0294-6

Renne, Paul R.; Deino, Alan L.; Hames, Willis E.; Heizler, Matthew T.; Hemming, Sidney R.; Hodges, Kip V.; Koppers, Anthony A.P.; Mark, Darren F.; Morgan, Leah E.; Phillips, David; Singer, Brad S.; Turrin, Brent D.; Villa, Igor M.; Villeneuve, Mike; Wijbrans, Jan R. (2009). Data reporting norms for 40Ar/39Ar geochronology. Quaternary geochronology, 4(5), pp. 346-352. Elsevier 10.1016/j.quageo.2009.06.005

Rolland, Y.; Mahéo, G.; Pêcher, A.; Villa, I.M. (2009). Syn-kinematic emplacement of the Pangong metamorphic and magmatic complex along the Karakorum Fault (N Ladakh). Journal of Asian earth sciences, 34(1), pp. 10-25. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jseaes.2008.03.009


Marciano, Roberta; Munno, Rosalba; Petrosino, Paola; Santangelo, Nicoletta; Santo, Antonio; Villa, Igor (2008). Late quaternary tephra layers along the Cilento coastline (southern Italy). Journal of volcanology and geothermal research, 177(1), pp. 227-243. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2007.11.009

Negroa, F.; de Sigoyera, J.; Gofféa, B.; Saddiqib, O.; Villa, M. (2008). Tectonic evolution of the Betic-Rif arc: New constraints from 40Ar/39Ar dating on white micas in the Temsamane units (External Rif, northern Morocco). Lithos, 106(1-2), pp. 93-109. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2008.06.011

Rossetti, F.; Balsamo, F.; Villa, I.M.; Bouybaouenne, M.; Faccenna, C.; Funiciello, R. (2008). Pliocene-Pleistocene HT-LP metamorphism during multiple granitic intrusions in the southern branch of the Larderello geothermal field (southern Tuscany, Italy). Journal of the Geological Society, 165(1), pp. 247-262. London: Geological Society of London 10.1144/0016-76492006-132

Jagoutz, Oliver; Muntener, O.; Manatschal, G.; Rubatto, D.; Peron-Pinvidic, G.; Turrin, B.D.; Villa, Igor Maria (2008). The rift-to-drift transition in the southern North Atlantic: A stuttering start of the MORB machine?: COMMENT and REPLY: REPLY. Geology, 36(1), e175-e175. Geological Society of America 10.1130/G25020Y.1

Challandes, Nathalie; Marquer, Didier; Villa, Igor M. (2008). P-T-t modelling, fluid circulation, and 39Ar-40Ar and Rb-Sr mica ages in the Aar Massif shear zones (Swiss Alps). Swiss journal of geosciences, 101(2), pp. 269-288. Birkhäuser 10.1007/s00015-008-1260-6

FRISIA, SILVIA; BORSATO, ANDREA; SPÖTL, CHRISTOPH; Villa, Igor Maria; CUCCHI, FRANCO (2008). Climate variability in the SE Alps of Italy over the past 17 000 years reconstructed from a stalagmite record. Boreas, 34(4), pp. 445-455. Wiley-Blackwell 10.1080/03009480500231336


Jagoutz, Oliver; Müntener, Othmar; Manatschal, Gianreto; Rubatto, Daniela; Péron-Pinvidic, Gwenn; Turrin, Brent; Villa, Igor (2007). The rift-to-drift transition in the North Atlantic: A stuttering start of the MORB machine? Geology, 35(12), pp. 1087-1090. Boulder, Colo.: Geological Society of America 10.1130/G23613A.1

Rufer, Daniel; Buettner, Annett; Kleinhanns, Ilka C.; Villa, Igor Maria (2007). Yes there is, but why would anybody care? Lithos, 95(3-4), pp. 462-464. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2006.06.015

Heuberger, Stefan; Schaltegger, Urs; Burg, Jean-Pierre; Villa, Igor Maria; Frank, Martin; Dawood, Hamid; Hussain, Shahid; Zanchi, Andrea (2007). Age and isotopic constraints on magmatism along the Karakoram-Kohistan Suture Zone, NW Pakistan: evidence for subduction and continued convergence after India-Asia collision. Swiss journal of geosciences, 100(1), pp. 85-107. Birkhäuser 10.1007/s00015-007-1203-7

Anczkiewicz, R.; Viola, G.; Müntener, Othmar; Thirlwall, M. F.; Villa, Igor M.; Quong, Nguyen Quoc (2007). Structure and shearing conditions in the Day Nui Con Voi massif: Implications for the evolution of the Red River shear zone in northern Vietnam. Tectonics, 26(2), n/a-n/a. American Geophysical Union, European Geophysical Society 10.1029/2006TC001972

Hetherington, C.J.; Villa, I.M. (2007). Barium silicates of the Berisal Complex, Switzerland: A study in geochronology and rare-gas release systematics. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 71(13), pp. 3336-3347. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2007.05.001

Anczkiewicz, Robert; Szczepański, Jacek; Mazur, Stanisław; Storey, Craig; Crowley, Quentin; Villa, Igor M.; Thirlwall, Matthew F.; Jeffries, Teresa E. (2007). Lu–Hf geochronology and trace element distribution in garnet: Implications for uplift and exhumation of ultra-high pressure granulites in the Sudetes, SW Poland. Lithos, 95(3-4), pp. 363-380. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2006.09.001

Krumrei, Thomas V.; Villa, Igor Maria; Marks, Michael A.W.; Markl, Gregor (2007). Response to the comment by A.K. Baksi on “A 40Ar/39Ar and U/Pb isotopic study of the Ilimaussaq complex, South Greenland: Implications for the 40K decay constant and the duration of magmatic activity in a peralkaline complex”. Chemical geology, 244(1-2), pp. 347-349. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2007.04.005


Krumrei, Thomas; Villa, Igor Maria; Marks, Michael; Markl, Gregor (2006). A40 Ar39 and U/Pb isotopic study of the Ilimaussaq compex South Greenland: Implication for the 40 K decy constant for the duration of magmatic activity in a peralkaline compex. Chemical geology, 227(3-4), pp. 258-273. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2005.10.004

Villa, Igor; Ruggieri, Giovanni; Puxeddu, Mariano; Bertini, Giovanni (2006). Geochronology and isotope transport systematics in a subsurface granite from the Larderello-Travale geothermal system (Italy). Journal of volcanology and geothermal research, 152(1-2), pp. 20-50. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2005.09.011

Pennacchioni, G.; Toro, G. Di; Brack, P.; Menegon, L.; Villa, Igor Maria (2006). Brittle-ductile-brittle deformation during cooling of tonalite (Adamello, Southern Italian Alps). Tectonophysics, 427, pp. 171-197. Elsevier

Rolland, Yann; Villa, Igor Maria; Guillot, Stéphane; Mahéo, Gweltaz; Pêcher, Arnaud (2006). Evidence for pre-Cretaceous history and partial Neogene (19–9Ma) reequilibration in the Karakorum (NW Himalayan Syntaxis) from 40Ar–39Ar amphibole dating. Journal of Asian earth sciences, 27(4), pp. 371-391. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jseaes.2005.04.008

Villa, Igor Maria (2006). From nanometer to megameter: Isotopes, atomic-scale processes, and continent-scale tectonic models. Lithos, 87(3-4), pp. 155-173. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2005.06.012

Rufer, Daniel; Schreurs, Guido; Berger, Alfons; Villa, Igor Maria; Gnos, Edwin (2006). Cenozoic alkaline volcanism in central Madagascar in the context of intracontinental rifting (Unpublished). In: 4th Swiss Geoscience Meeting. Bern, Switzerland. 24-25.11.2006.


Buettner, A.; Kleinhanns, I.C.; Rufer, Daniel; Hunziker, J.C.; Villa, Igor Maria (2005). Magma generation at the easternmost section of the Hellenic arc: Hf, Nd, Pb and Sr isotope geochemistry of Nisyros and Yali volcanoes (Greece). Lithos, 83(1-2), pp. 29-46. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2005.01.001

Villa, Igor Maria; Renne, P.R. (2005). Decay constants in geochronology. Episodes, 28(1), pp. 50-51. Geological Society of India

Bucci, Daniela Di; Naso, Giuseppe; Corrado, Sveva; Villa, Igor Maria (2005). Growth, interaction and seismogenic potential of coupled active normal faults (Isernia Basin, central-southern Italy). Terra nova, 17(1), pp. 44-55. Wiley 10.1111/j.1365-3121.2004.00582.x

FEDERICO, L; CAPPONI, G; CRISPINI, L; SCAMBELLURI, M; Villa, Igor Maria (2005). 39Ar/40Ar dating of high-pressure rocks from the Ligurian Alps: Evidence for a continuous subduction–exhumation cycle. Earth and planetary science letters, 240(3-4), pp. 668-680. Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2005.09.062

Rotz, Ruedi; Schlunegger, Fritz; Heller, Friedrich; Villa, Igor Maria (2005). Assessing the age of relief growth in the Andes of northern Chile: Magneto-polarity chronologies from Neogene continental sections. Terra nova, 17(5), pp. 462-471. Blackwell Scientific Publications 10.1111/j.1365-3121.2005.00634.x

Seth, Barbara; Armstrong, Richard A.; Büttner, Annett; Villa, Igor Maria (2005). Time constraints for Mesoproterozoic upper amphibolite facies metamorphism in NW Namibia: a multi-isotopic approach. Earth and planetary science letters, 230(3-4), pp. 355-378. Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2004.11.022


Rufer, Daniel; Büttner, Annett; Kleinhanns, Ilka C.; Villa, Igor Maria (June 2004). Magma generation at Nisyros and Yali volcanoes (Greece): A multi-isotope approach. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 68(11), A657-A657. Elsevier Science

Hofmann, Beda; Helfer, M.; Diamond, Larryn William; Villa, Igor Maria; Frei, R.; Eikenberg, J. (2004). Topography-driven hydrothermal breccia mineralization of Pliocene age at Grimsel Pass, Aar massif, Central Swiss Alps. Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 84, pp. 271-302. Stäubli

Gnos, Edwin; Hofmann, Beda; Al-Kathiri, A.; Lorenzetti, S.; Eugster, O.; Whitehouse, M.J.; Villa, Igor Maria; Jull, T.; Eikenberg, J.; Spettel, B.; Krähenbühl, U.; Franchi, I.; Greenwood, R. (2004). Pinpointing the Source of a Lunar Meteorite: Implications for the Evolution of the Moon. Science, 305, pp. 657-659. American Association for the Advancement of Science

Bucci, D. Di; Naso, G.; Corrado, S.; Villa, Igor Maria (2004). La tettonica estensionale nell'area matesina (Molise). Il quaternario - Italian journal of quaternary sciences Associazione Italiana per lo Studio del Quaternario AIQUA

Villa, Igor Maria (2004). Geochronology of metamorphic rocks. Periodico di Mineralogia, 73, pp. 259-271. Edizioni Nuova Cultura

Mahéo, Gweltaz; Bertrand, Hervé; Guillot, Stéphane; Villa, Igor Maria; Keller, Francine; Capiez, Paul (2004). The South Ladakh ophiolites (NW Himalaya, India): an intra-oceanic tholeiitic arc origin with implication for the closure of the Neo-Tethys. Chemical geology, 203(3-4), pp. 273-303. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2003.10.007

Wigand, Marcus; Schmitt, Axel K.; Trumbull, Robert B.; Villa, Igor Maria; Emmermann, Rolf (2004). Short-lived magmatic activity in an anorogenic subvolcanic complex: 40Ar/39Ar and ion microprobe U–Pb zircon dating of the Erongo, Damaraland, Namibia. Journal of volcanology and geothermal research, 130(3-4), pp. 285-305. Elsevier 10.1016/S0377-0273(03)00310-X


Fernandez, Alain; Schreurs, Guido; Villa, Igor Maria; Huber, Sarah; Rakotondrazafy, Michel (2003). Age constraints on the tectonic evolution of the Itremo region in Central Madagascar. Precambrian research, 123(2-4), pp. 87-110. Elsevier 10.1016/S0301-9268(03)00063-9

Maineri, Cinzia; Benvenuti, Marco; Costagliola, Pilar; Dini, Andrea; Lattanzi, Pierfranco; Ruggieri, Giovanni; Villa, Igor M. (2003). Sericitic alteration at the La Crocetta deposit (Elba Island, Italy): interplay between magmatism, tectonics and hydrothermal activity. Mineralium deposita, 38(1), pp. 67-86. Springer 10.1007/s00126-002-0279-2

Challandes, Nathalie; Marquer, Didier; Villa, Igor Maria (2003). Dating the evolution of C–S microstructures: a combined 40Ar/39Ar step-heating and UV laserprobe analysis of the Alpine Roffna shear zone. Chemical Geology, 197(1-4), pp. 3-19. Elsevier 10.1016/S0009-2541(02)00354-6

Gnos, Edwin; Armbruster, Thomas Michael; Villa, Igor Maria (2003). Norrishite, K(Mn 2 3+ Li)Si 4 O 10 (O) 2 , an oxymica associated with sugilite from the Wessels Mine, South Africa: Crystal chemistry and 40 Ar- 39 Ar dating. American mineralogist, 88(1), pp. 189-194. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2138/am-2003-0122

De Gregorio, Sofia; Rotolo, Silvio G.; Villa, Igor Maria (2003). Geochronology of the medium to high-grade metamorphic units of the Peloritani Mts., Sicily. International journal of earth sciences, 92(6), pp. 852-872. Springer 10.1007/s00531-003-0356-5

Boriani, Attilio; Mancini, Evelina Giobbi; Villa, Igor Maria (2003). Pre-Alpine ophiolites in the basement of Southern Alps: the presence of a bimodal association (LAG- Leptyno-Amphibolitic Group) in the Serie dei Laghi (N-Italy, Ticino-CH). Rendiconti Lincei, 14(2), pp. 79-101. Springer 10.1007/BF02904512

Seth, Barbara; Armstrong, Richard A.; Brandt, Sönke; Villa, Igor Maria; Kramers, Jan Dirk (2003). Mesoproterozoic U–Pb and Pb–Pb ages of granulites in NW Namibia: reconstructing a complete orogenic cycle. Precambrian research, 126(1-2), pp. 147-168. Elsevier 10.1016/S0301-9268(03)00193-1

TOMASCHEK, F.; Kennedy, Allen; Villa, Igor Maria; Lagos, Markus; Ballhaus, Chris (2003). Zircons from Syros, Cyclades, Greece--Recrystallization and Mobilization of Zircon During High-Pressure Metamorphism. Journal of petrology, 44(11), pp. 1977-2002. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egg067


Balassone, G.; Boni, M.; Di Maio, G.; Fariello, M.; Villa, I.M. (2002). Analysis of the rings found in the samnitic necropolis of Saticula (Sant'Agata dei Goti, Benevento, Italy). In: Archaeometry 98 (II). Proceedings of the 31st Symposium. Archaeolingua Central European Series (pp. 279-283). British Archaeological Reports (BAR)

Guénette-Beck, B.; Villa, I.M. (2002). Über die Bleiversorgung der römischen Westschweiz. Helvetia archaeologica, 33, pp. 151-162. Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Ur- und Frühgeschichte

Lucinska-Anczkiewicz, A.; Villa, I.M.; Anczkiewicz, R.; Slaczka, A. (2002). 40Ar/39Ar dating of alkaline lamprophyres from the Polish Western Carpathians. Geologica Carpathica, 53, pp. 45-52. Veda, Publishing House of the Slovak Academy of Sciences

Gräfe, K.; Frisch, W.; Villa, I.M.; Meschede, M. (2002). Geodynamic evolution of southern Costa Rica related to low-angle subduction of the Cocos Ridge: constraints from thermochronology. Tectonophysics, 348(4), pp. 187-204. Elsevier 10.1016/S0040-1951(02)00113-0

Müller, Wolfgang; Kelley, Simon P.; Villa, Igor M. (2002). Dating fault-generated pseudotachylytes: comparison of 40Ar/39Ar stepwise-heating, laser-ablation and Rb–Sr microsampling analyses. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 144(1), pp. 57-77. Springer 10.1007/s00410-002-0381-6

Speranza, F.; Villa, I.M.; Sagnotti, L.; Florindo, F.; Cosentino, D.; Cipollari, P.; Mattei, M. (2002). Age of the Corsica–Sardinia rotation and Liguro–Provençal Basin spreading: new paleomagnetic and Ar/Ar evidence. Tectonophysics, 347(4), pp. 231-251. Elsevier 10.1016/S0040-1951(02)00031-8

Rolland, Yann; Picard, Christian; Pêcher, Arnaud; Carrio, Elisabeth; Sheppard, Simon M.F.; Oddone, Massimo; Villa, Igor M. (2002). Presence and geodynamic significance of Cambro-Ordovician series of SE Karakoram (N Pakistan). Geodinamica Acta, 15(1), pp. 1-21. Elsevier 10.1080/09853111.2002.10510736


Gnos, E.; Khan, M.; Khan, A.S.; Mahmood, K.; Villa, I.M. (2001). Age and tectonic setting of the Ras Koh ophiolites, Pakistan. Acta Mineralogica Pakistanica, 11, pp. 105-118. National Centre of Excellence in Mineralogy, University of Baluchistan

Rotolo, S.G.; Villa, Igor Maria (2001). 39Ar/40Ar dating of an alkali-granite enclave from Pantelleria island. Periodico di Mineralogia, 70, pp. 269-275. Edizioni Nuova Cultura

Anczkiewicz, R.; Oberli, F.; Burg, J.P.; Villa, I.M.; Günther, D.; Meier, M. (2001). Timing of normal faulting along the Indus Suture in Pakistan Himalaya and a case of major 231Pa/235U initial disequilibrium in zircon. Earth and planetary science letters, 191(1-2), pp. 101-114. Elsevier 10.1016/S0012-821X(01)00406-X

Begemann, F.; Ludwig, K.R.; Lugmair, G.W.; Min, K.; Nyquist, L.E.; Patchett, P.J.; Renne, P.R.; Shih, C.-Y.; Villa, I.M.; Walker, R.J. (2001). Call for an improved set of decay constants for geochronological use. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 65(1), pp. 111-121. Elsevier Science 10.1016/S0016-7037(00)00512-3

Chavagnac, Valérie; Jahn, Bor‐ming; Villa, Igor M.; Whitehouse, Martin J.; Liu, Dunyi (2001). Multichronometric Evidence for an In Situ Origin of the Ultrahigh‐Pressure Metamorphic Terrane of Dabieshan, China. Journal of geology, 109(5), pp. 633-646. University of Chicago Press, Journals Division 10.1086/321961

Fernandez, Alain; Huber, Sarah; Schreurs, Guido; Villa, Igor; Rakotondrazafy, Michel (2001). Tectonic Evolution of the Itremo Region (Central Madagascar) and Implications for Gondwana Assembly. Gondwana research, 4(2), pp. 165-168. International Association for Gondwana Research 10.1016/S1342-937X(05)70678-X

Kreissig, K; Holzer, L; Frei, R; Villa, I.M; Kramers, J.D; Kröner, A; Smit, C.A; van Reenen, D.D (2001). Geochronology of the Hout River Shear Zone and the metamorphism in the Southern Marginal Zone of the Limpopo Belt, Southern Africa. Precambrian research, 109(1-2), pp. 145-173. Elsevier 10.1016/S0301-9268(01)00147-4

Mancktelow, Neil S.; Stöckli, Daniel F.; Grollimund, Balz; Müller, Wolfgang; Fügenschuh, Bernhard; Viola, Giulio; Seward, Diane; Villa, Igor M. (2001). The DAV and Periadriatic fault systems in the Eastern Alps south of the Tauern window. International journal of earth sciences, 90(3), pp. 593-622. Springer 10.1007/s005310000190

Müller, Wolfgang; Prosser, Giacomo; Mancktelow, Neil S.; Villa, Igor M.; Kelley, Simon P.; Viola, Giulio; Oberli, Felix (2001). Geochronological constraints on the evolution of the Periadriatic Fault System (Alps). International journal of earth sciences, 90(3), pp. 623-653. Springer 10.1007/s005310000187

Villa, Igor M. (2001). Geothermometers, Arrhenian behaviour and 'geothermometers'. Terra nova, 13(2), pp. 84-85. Blackwell Scientific Publications 10.1046/j.1365-3121.2001.0353b.x

Villa, Igor M (2001). Radiogenic isotopes in fluid inclusions. Lithos, 55(1-4), pp. 115-124. Elsevier 10.1016/S0024-4937(00)00041-4

Villa, Igor M.; Kamber, Balz S.; Nägler, Thomas F. (2001). Comment on “the Nd and Hf isotopic evolution of the mantle through the Archean: Results from the Isua supracrustals, West Greenland, and from the birimian terranes of West Africa” by Blichert-Toft et al. (1999). Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 65(12), pp. 2017-2021. Elsevier Science 10.1016/S0016-7037(01)00561-0


Boni, M.; Balassone, G.; Maio, G. Di; Villa, Igor Maria (2000). La provenienza dei metalli a paestum dal secolo VI a.C: il contributo dell'analisi isotopica del piombo. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali, 357, pp. 147-156. Accademia Gioenia di Catania

Anczkiewicz, R; Burg, J.P; Villa, I.M.; Meier, M (2000). Late Cretaceous blueschist metamorphism in the Indus Suture Zone, Shangla region, Pakistan Himalaya. Tectonophysics, 324(1-2), pp. 111-134. Elsevier 10.1016/S0040-1951(00)00110-4

Belluso, Elena; Ruffini, Raffaella; Schaller, Mirjam; Villa, Igor M. (2000). Electron-microscope and Ar isotope characterization of chemically heterogeneous amphiboles from the Palala Shear Zone, Limpopo Belt, South Africa. European journal of mineralogy, 12(1), pp. 45-62. E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller) 10.1127/ejm/12/1/0045

Boni, M.; Maio, G. Di; Frei, R.; Villa, I. M. (2000). Lead isotopic evidence for a mixed provenance for Roman water pipes from Pompeii. Archaeometry, 42(1), pp. 201-208. Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd. 10.1111/j.1475-4754.2000.tb00876.x

Nägler, Th.F.; Villa, I.M. (2000). In pursuit of the 40K branching ratios: K-Ca and 39Ar–40Ar dating of gem silicates. Chemical geology, 169(1-2), pp. 5-16. Elsevier 10.1016/S0009-2541(99)00194-1

de Sigoyer, Julia; Chavagnac, Valérie; Blichert-Toft, Janne; Villa, Igor M.; Luais, Béatrice; Guillot, Stéphane; Cosca, Michael; Mascle, Georges (2000). Dating the Indian continental subduction and collisional thickening in the northwest Himalaya: Multichronology of the Tso Morari eclogites. Geology, 28(6), pp. 487-490. Geological Society of America 10.1130/0091-7613(2000)​28<487:DTICSA>​2.0.CO;2

Villa, Igor M.; Hermann, Jörg; Müntener, Othmar; Trommsdorff, Volkmar (2000). 39Ar−40Ar dating of multiply zoned amphibole generations (Malenco, Italian Alps). Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 140(3), pp. 363-381. Springer 10.1007/s004100000197


Villa, Igor Maria; Calanchi, I.; Dinelli, E.; Lucchini, F. (1999). Age and Evolution of the Albano Crater Lake (Roman Volcanic Province). Acta Vulcanologica, 11, pp. 305-310. Fabrizio Serra Editore

Calanchi, N.; Tranne, C.A.; Lucchini, F.; Rossi, P.L.; Villa, Igor Maria (1999). Explanatory notes to the geological map (1:10,000) of Panarea and Basiluzzo islands (Aeolian arc, Italy). Acta Vulcanologica, 11(2), pp. 223-243. Fabrizio Serra Editore

Aiuppa, A.; Rotolo, S.G.; Villa, I.M. (1999). Stratigraphy, Geochemistry and Geochronology of a quaternary pyroclastic sequence of the Chichontepec Volcano, El Salvador. Revista Geológica de América Central, 22, pp. 75-86. Universidad de Costa Rica

Aiuppa., A.; Rotolo, S. G.; Villa, I. M. (1999). Stratigraphy, geochemistry and geochronology of a Quaternary pyroclastic sequence of the Chichontepec volcano, El Salvador (In Press). Revista Geológica de América Central, 22, pp. 75-86. Universidad de Costa Rica 10.15517/rgac.v0i22.8588

Pettke, Thomas; Diamond, Larryn William; Villa, Igor Maria (1999). Mesothermal gold veins and metamorphic devolatilization in the northwestern Alps: The temporal link. Geology, 27(7), p. 641. Geological Society of America 10.1130/0091-7613(1999)​027<0641:MGVAMD>​2.3.CO;2

Wartho, Jo-Anne; Kelley, Simon P.; Brooker, Richard A.; Carroll, Mike R.; Villa, Igor Maria; Lee, Martin R. (1999). Direct measurement of Ar diffusion profiles in a gem-quality Madagascar K-feldspar using the ultra-violet laser ablation microprobe (UVLAMP). Earth and planetary science letters, 170(1-2), pp. 141-153. Elsevier 10.1016/S0012-821X(99)00088-6


Gnos, Edwin; Khan, Mehrab; Mahmood, Khalid; Khan, Abdul S.; Shafigue, Naseer A.; Villa, Igor Maria (1998). Bela oceanic lithosphere assemblage and its relation to the Reunion hotspot. Terra nova, 10(2), pp. 90-95. Blackwell Scientific Publications 10.1046/j.1365-3121.1998.00173.x

Villa, Igor Maria (1998). Isotopic closure. Terra nova, 10(1), pp. 42-47. Blackwell Scientific Publications 10.1046/j.1365-3121.1998.00156.x

Villa, Igor Maria (1998). Reply to the Comment by T. M. Harrison, M. Grove, and O. M. Lovera on ‘‘Direct determination of 39Ar recoil distance’’. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 62(2), p. 349. Elsevier Science 10.1016/S0016-7037(98)00011-8


Boriani, A.; Villa, Igor Maria (1997). Geochronology of regional metamorphism in the Ivrea-Verbano Zone and Serie dei Laghi, Italian Alps. Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 77, pp. 381-401. Stäubli 10.5169/seals-58492

Villa, Igor Maria; Ruggieri, G.; Puxeddu, M. (1997). Petrological and geochronologica discrimination of two white mica generations in a granite cored from the Larderello-Travale geothermal field (Italy). European journal of mineralogy, 9(3), pp. 563-568. E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller)

Frei, R.; Villa, Igor Maria; Nägler, Thomas; Kramers, Jan Dirk; Przybylowicz, W.J.; Prozesky, V.M.; Hofmann, Beda; Kamber, B.S. (1997). Single mineral dating by the PbPb step-leaching method: Assessing the mechanisms. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 61(2), pp. 393-414. Elsevier Science 10.1016/S0016-7037(96)00343-2

Pettke, Thomas; Frei, Robert; Kramers, Jan Dirk; Villa, Igor Maria (1997). Isotope systematics in vein gold from Brusson, Val d'Ayas (NW Italy) 3. (U + Th)He and KAr in native Au and its fluid inclusions. Chemical geology, 135(3-4), pp. 173-187. Elsevier 10.1016/S0009-2541(96)00114-3

Villa, Igor Maria (1997). Direct determination of 39Ar recoil distance. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 61(3), pp. 689-691. Elsevier Science 10.1016/S0016-7037(97)00002-1


Handy, M.R.; Herwegh, Marco; Kamber, B.S.; Tietz, R.; Villa, Igor Maria (1996). Geochronologic, Petrologic and Kinematic Constraints on the Evolution of the Err-Platta Boundary, Part of a Fossil Continent-Ocean Suture in the Alps (Eastern Switzerland). Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 76, pp. 453-474. Stäubli

Villa, Igor Maria; Ruffini, R.; Rolfo, F.; Lombardo, B. (1996). Diachronous metamorphism of the Ladakh Terrain at the Karakorum-Nanga Parbat-Haramosh junctin (NW Baltistan, Pakistan). Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 76(2), pp. 245-264. Stäubli 10.5169/seals-57701

Kamber, B. S.; Biino, G. G.; Wijbrans, J. R.; Davies, G. R.; Villa, Igor Maria (1996). Archaean granulites of the Limpopo Belt, Zimbabwe: One slow exhumation or two rapid events? Tectonics, 15(6), pp. 1414-1430. American Geophysical Union, European Geophysical Society 10.1029/96TC00850

Villa, Igor Maria; Grobéty, B.; Kelley, S. P.; Trigila, R.; Wieler, R. (1996). Assessing Ar transport paths and mechanisms in the McClure Mountains hornblende. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 126(1-2), pp. 67-80. Springer 10.1007/s004100050236

Villa, Igor Maria; Lemennicier, Yves; Le Fort, Patrick (1996). Late Miocene to Early Pliocene tectonometamorphism and cooling in south-central Karakorum and Indus-Tsangpo suture, Chogo Lungma area (NE Pakistan). Tectonophysics, 260(1-3), pp. 201-214. Elsevier 10.1016/0040-1951(96)00086-8


Kamber, B. S.; Blenkinsop, T. G.; Villa, Igor Maria; Dahl, P. S. (1995). Proterozoic Transpressive Deformation in the Northern Marginal Zone, Limpopo Belt, Zimbabwe. Journal of geology, 103(5), pp. 493-508. University of Chicago Press, Journals Division 10.1086/629772

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