Associate Professor Virginia Toy

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Honorary Academic

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Abdulsamad, F., Revil, A., Ghorbani, A., Toy, V., Kirilova, M., Coperey, A., ... Ravanel, L. (2019). Complex Conductivity of Graphitic Schists and Sandstones. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 124 (8), 8223-8249. 10.1029/2019JB017628
  • Toy, V., Manatschal, G., Rosenbaum, G., Miller, M., & Carosi, R. (2019). Introduction to "Orogenic Cycles: From Field Observations to Global Geodynamics". TECTONICS, 38 (1), 3-6. 10.1029/2018TC005376
  • Kidder, S. B., Toy, V. G., Prior, D. J., Little, T. A., Khan, A., & MacRae, C. (2018). Constraints on Alpine Fault (New Zealand) mylonitization temperatures and the geothermalgradient from Ti-in-quartz thermobarometry. SOLID EARTH, 9 (5), 1123-1139. 10.5194/se-9-1123-2018
  • Litchfield, N. J., Villamor, P., Dissen, R. J. V., Nicol, A., Barnes, P. M., A. Barrell DJ, ... Mountjoy, J. J. (2018). Surface Rupture of Multiple Crustal Faults in the 2016 Mw 7.8 Kaikōura, New Zealand, Earthquake. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 108 (3B), 1496-1520. 10.1785/0120170300
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Geoffroy Lamarche, Julie Rowland
  • Schuck, B., Janssen, C., Schleicher, A. M., Toy, V. G., & Dresen, G. (2018). Microstructures imply cataclasis and authigenic mineral formation control geomechanical properties of New Zealand's Alpine Fault. Journal of Structural Geology, 110, 172-186. 10.1016/j.jsg.2018.03.001
  • Kirilova, M., Toy, V., Rooney, J. S., Giorgetti, C., Gordon, K. C., Collettini, C., & Takeshita, T. (2018). Structural disorder of graphite and implications for graphite thermometry. Solid Earth, 9 (1), 223-231. 10.5194/se-9-223-2018
  • Kirilova, M., Toy, V. G., Timms, N., Halfpenny, A., Menzies, C., Craw, D., ... Boulton, C. (2018). Textural changes of graphitic carbon by tectonic and hydrothermal processes in an active plate boundary fault zone, Alpine Fault, New Zealand. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 453 (1), 205-223. 10.1144/SP453.13
  • Williams, J. N., Toy, V. G., Massiot, C., McNamara, D. D., Smith, S. A. F., & Mills, S. (2018). Controls on fault zone structure and brittle fracturing in the foliated hanging wall of the Alpine Fault. Solid Earth, 9 (2), 469-489. 10.5194/se-9-469-2018