Springe direkt zu Inhalt



Armstrong, R.A., Lana, C., Reimold, W.U. And Gibson, R.L., 2006. SHRIMP zircon age constraints on Mesoarchean crustal development in the Vredefort dome, central Kaapvaal Craton, South Africa. In: Reimold W.U. and Gibson R.L. (eds.), Processes on the Early Earth, Special Paper, Geological Society of America, 405, pp. 233-253.

Bates, R.L., Jackson, J.A. (Eds.), 1987. Glossary of Geology. American Geological Institute, Alexandria, VA, 788 pp.

Dressler, B.O., Reimold, W.U., 2004. Order or chaos? Origin and mode of emplacement of breccias in floors of large impact structures. Earth Science Reviews 67, 1-54.

French, B.M., 1998. Traces of Catastrophe. A Handbook of Shock-metamorphic Effects in Terrestrial Meteorite Impact Structures. Lunar and Planetary Institute Contribution No. 954, Lunar and Planet. Institute, Houston, 120pp.

Gibson, R.L. And Reimold, W.U., 2008. Geology of the Vredefort impact structure; a guide to sites of interest. Memoir, Council for Geoscience, Pretoria, 97, 181 pp.

Kamo, S.L., Reimold, W.U., Krogh, T.E., Colliston, W.P., 1996. A2.023 Ga age for the Vredefort impact event and a first report of shock metamorphosed zircons in pseudotachylitic breccia and Granophyre. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 144, 369– 388.

Koeberl, C., Reimold, W.U. and Shirley, S.B., 1996. Re-Os isotope study of the Vredefort Granophyre: clues to the origin of the Vredefort Structure, South Africa. Geology 24, 913-916.

Lana, C., Gibson, R.L., Kisters, A.F.M. and Reimold, W.U., 2003b. Archean crustal structure of the Kaapvaal craton, South Africa - evidence from the Vredefort dome. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 206, 133-144.

Lana, C., Gibson, R.L., Reimold, W.U., and Minnitt, R.C.A., 2003c. Geology and Geochemistry of a granite-greenstone association in the southeastern Vredefort dome, South Africa. South African Journal of Geology, 107, 291-314.

Lana, C., Reimold, W.U., Gibson, R.L., Koeberl, C., Siegesmund, S., 2004. Nature of the Archean mid-crust in the core of the Vredefort Dome, Central Kaapvaal Craton, South Africa. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta. 68, 623–642.

Lieger, D., Reimold, W.U. And Gibson, R.L., 2007. Importance of pseudotachylitic breccia zones for understanding the formation of central uplift structures: Field evidence from the Vredefort Dome, South Africa. Abstract, Bridging the Gap, II: Effect of target properties in the impact cratering process. Abstract Volume, Lunar and Planetary Institute Contributions, Montreal, Canada, 1360, 66 pp.

Ogilvie, P., 2008. Metamorphic studies in the Vredefort Dome, South Africa. Ph.D. Thesis, University of the Witwatersrand, in prep.(Unpubl.).

Reimold W.U. and Gibson R. L., 2006. The melt rocks of the Vredefort impact structure – Vredefort Granophyre and pseudotachylitic breccias: Implications for impact cratering and the evolution of the Witwatersrand Basin. Chemie der Erde 66, 1–35.

Stepto, D., 1990. The geology and gravity field in the central core of the Vredefort structure. Tectonophysics 171, pp. 75-103.