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Peer reviewed Publications

1. Azor A, Rubatto D, Marchesi C, Simancas JF, Gonzalez-Lodeiro F, Martínez Poyatos D, Martín Parra LM, Matas J (2009) Reply to the comment by C. Pin and J. Rodríguez on “Rheic Ocean ophiolitic remnants in southern Iberia questioned by SHRIMP U-Pb zircon ages on the Beja-Acebuches amphibolites”. Tectonics 28:10.1029/2009TC002527
2. Cesare B, Rubatto D, Gomez-Pugnaire (2009) Do extrusion ages reflect magma generation processes at depth? An example from the Neogene Volcanic Province of SE Spain Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 157:267-279
3. Gabudianu Radulescu I, Rubatto D, Gregory C, Compagnoni R (2009) The age of HP metamorphism in the Gran Paradiso Massif, Western Alps: a petrological and geochronological study of “silvery micaschists”. Lithos 110:95-108
4. Gregory C, Buick IS, Hermann J, Rubatto D (2009a) Mineral-scale trace element and U-Th-Pb age constraints on metamorphism and melting during the Petermann Orogeny (central Australia). J. Petrol. 50:251-287
5. Gregory C, McFarlane CRM, Hermann J, Rubatto D (2009b) Tracing the evolution of calc-alkaline magmas: in-situ Sm-Nd isotope studies of accessory minerals in the Bergell Igneous Complex, Italy. Chem. Geol. 260:73-86
6. Hermann J, Rubatto D (2009) Accessory phase control on the trace element signature of sediment melts in subduction zones. Chem. Geol. 265:512-526
7. Janots E, Engi M, Rubatto D, Berger A, Gregory C (2009) Metamorphic rates in collisional orogeny from in situ allanite and monazite dating. Geology 37:11-14
8. Rubatto D, Hermann J, Berger A, Engi M (2009) Protracted fluid-induced melting during Barrovian metamorphism in the Central Alps. Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 158:703-722
9. Sassier C, Leloup P-H, Rubatto D, Galland O, Yue Y, Ding L (2009) Direct measurement of strain rates in ductile shear zones: a new method based on syntectonic dikes. J. Geophys. Res. 114:B01406
10. Azor A, Rubatto D, Simancas F, Gonzalez-Lodeiro F, Martínez Poyatos D, Martín Parra LM, Matas J (2008) Rheic Ocean ophiolitic remnants in Southern Iberia questioned by SHRIMP U-Pb zircon ages on the Beja-Acebuches Amphibolites. Tectonics 27:TC5006, doi:5010.1029/2008TC002306
11. Kaczmarek M-A, Müntener O, Rubatto D (2008) Trace element chemistry and U–Pb dating of zircons from oceanic gabbros and their relationship with whole rock composition (Lanzo, Italian Alps). Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 155:295-312
12. Rubatto D, Müntener O, Barnhorn A, Gregory C (2008) Dissolution-reprecipitation of zircon at low-temperature, high-pressure conditions (Lanzo Massif, Italy). Am. Mineral. 93:1519-1529
13. Bauer C, Rubatto D, Krenn K, Proyer A, Hoinkes G (2007) A zircon study from the Rhodope Metamorphic Complex, N-Greece: Time record of a multistage evolution. Lithos 99:207-228
14. Beltrando M, Rubatto D, Lister G (2007) Was the Valaisan Basin floored by oceanic crust? Evidence of Permian intra-plate magmatism in the Versoyen Unit (Valaisan Domain, NW Alps). Ofioliti in press
15. Gregory C, Rubatto D, Allen C, Williams IS, Hermann J, Ireland T (2007) Allanite micro-geochronology: a LA-ICP-MS and SHRIMP U-Th-Pb study. Chem. Geol. 245:162-182
16. Kaczmarek M-A, Müntener O, Rubatto D (2007) Trace element chemistry and U-Pb dating of zircons from oceanic gabbros and their relationship with whole rock composition (Lanzo, Italian Alps). Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. on line: doi 10.1007/s00410-007-0243-3
17. Jagoutz O, Müntener O, Manatschal G, Rubatto D, Péron-Pinvidic G, Turrin BD, Villa IM (2007) The rift-to-drift transition in the southern North Atlantic: A stuttering start of the MORB machine? Geology 35: 1087-1090
18. Rubatto D, Hermann J (2007a) Experimental zircon/melt and zircon/garnet trace element partitioning and implications for the geochronology of crustal rocks. Chem. Geol. 241:62-87
19. Rubatto D, Hermann J (2007b) Zircon behaviour in deeply subducted rocks. Elements 3:31-35
20. Zhang L, Ai Y, Li X, Rubatto D, Song B, Williams S, Song S, Ellis D, Liou JG (2007) Triassic collision of western Tianshan orogenic belt, China: Evidence from SHRIMP U–Pb dating of zircon from HP/UHP eclogitic rocks. Lithos 96:281-298.
21. Buick IS, Allen C, Pandit M, Rubatto D, Hermann J (2006a) The Proterozoic magmatic and metamorphic history of the Banded Gneiss Complex, central Rajasthan, India: LA-ICP-MS U-Pb zircon constraints. Precambr. Res. 151:119-142
22. Buick IS, Hermann J, Williams IS, Gibson R, Rubatto D (2006b) A SHRIMP U-Pb and LA-ICP-MS trace element study of the petrogenesis of garnet-cordierite-orthoamphibole gneisses from the Central Zone of the Limpopo Belt, South Africa. Lithos 88:150-172
23. Carosi R, Montomoli C, Rubatto D, Visona' D (2006) Normal-sense shear zones in the core of the Higher Himalayan Crystallines (Bhutan Himalayas): evidence for extrusion? In: Law RD, Searle MP, Godin L (eds) Channel Flow, Ductile Extrusion and Exhumation of the Lower-mid Crust in Continental Collision Zones, vol 268. Journal of the Geological Society, London, London, pp 425-444
24. Dobrestov NL, Buslov MM, Rubatto D, Safonova IY (2006) Shalkar Ophiolite Complex, northern Kazakhstan: structural setting, age, geochemistry and genesis. Russian Geology and Geophysics 47:475-484
25. Hermann J, Rubatto D, Korsakov A, Shatsky VS (2006a) The age of metamorphism of diamondiferous rocks determined with SHRIMP dating of zircon. Russian Geology and Geophysics 47:513-520
26. Hermann J, Rubatto D, Trommsdorff V (2006b) Sub-solidus Oligocene zircon formation in garnet peridotite during fast decompression and fluid infiltration (Duria, Central Alps). Mineral. Petrol. 88:181-206
27. Kim SW, Oh CW, Williams IS, Rubatto D, Ryu I-C, Rajesh VJ, Kim C-B, Guo J, Zhai M (2006) Phanerozoic high-pressure eclogite and intermediate high-pressure granulite facies metamorphism in the Gyeonggi Massif, South Korea: implications for the eastward extension of the Dabie-Sulu continental collision zone. Lithos 92:357-377
28. Rubatto D, Hermann J, Buick IS (2006) Temperature and bulk composition control on the growth of monazite and zircon during low-pressure anatexis (Mount Stafford, central Australia). J. Petrol. 47:1973-1996
29. Spandler C, Rubatto D, Hermann J (2005) Late Cretaceous-Tertiary tectonics of the southern Pacific; insight from U-Pb SHRIMP dating of eclogite-facies rocks from New Caledonia. Tectonics 24:TC3003, doi:3010.1029/2004TC001709
30. Gómez-Pugnaire MT, Galindo-Zaldívar J, Rubatto D, Gonzalez-Lodeiro F, López Sánchez-Vizcaíno V, Jabaloy A (2004) A reinterpretation of the Nevado-Filábride and Alpujárride complexes (Betic Cordillera): field, petrography and U-Pb ages from orthogneisses (western Sierra Nevada, S Spain). Schweiz. Mineral. Petrogr. Mitt. 84:303-322
31. Spandler C, Hermann J, Rubatto D (2004) Exsolution of thortveitite, yttrialite and xenotime during low temperature recrystallization of zircon from New Caledonia, and their significance for trace element incorporation in zircon. Am. Mineral. 89:1795-1806
32. Cesare B, Gómez-Pugnaire MT, Rubatto D (2003) Residence time of S-type anatectic magmas beneath the Neogene Volcanic Province of SE Spain: a zircon and monazite SHRIMP study. Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 146:28-43 (cited 8 times)
33. Hermann J, Rubatto D (2003) Relating zircon and monazite domains to garnet growth zones: age and duration of granulite facies metamorphism in the Val Malenco lower crust. J. Metamorphic Geol. 21:833-852
34. Rubatto D, Hermann J (2003) Zircon formation during fluid circulation in eclogites (Monviso, Western Alps): implications for Zr and Hf budget in subduction zones. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 67:2173-2187 \
35. Rubatto D, Scambelluri M (2003) U-Pb dating of magmatic zircon and metamorphic baddeleyite in the Ligurian eclogites (Voltri Massif, Western Alps). Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 146:341-355
36. Stucki A, Rubatto D, Trommsdorff V (2003) Mesozoic ophiolite relics in the Southern Steep Belt of the Central Alps. Schweiz. Mineral. Petrogr. Mitt. 83:285-300
37. Castelli D, Rubatto D (2002) Stability of Al- and F-rich titanite in metacarbonate: petrologic and isotopic constraints from a polymetamorphic eclogitic marble of the internal Sesia Zone (Western Alps). Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 142:627-639
38. Cesare B, Rubatto D, Hermann J, Barzi L (2002) Evidence for Late Carboniferous subduction-type magmatism in mafic-ultramafic cumulates of the SW Tauern window (Eastern Alps). Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 142:449-464
39. Lombardo B, Rubatto D, Castelli D (2002) Ion microprobe U-Pb dating of zircon from a Monviso metaplagiogranite: implications for the evolution of the Piedmont-Ligurian Tethys in the Western Alps. Ofioliti 27:109-118
40. Rubatto D (2002) Zircon trace element geochemistry: distribution coefficients and the link between U-Pb ages and metamorphism. Chem. Geol. 184:123-138
41. Hermann J, Rubatto D, Korsakov A, Shatsky VS (2001) Multiple zircon growth during fast exhumation of diamondiferous, deeply subducted continental crust (Kokchetav massif, Kazakhstan). Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 141:66-82
42. López Sánchez-Vizcaíno V, Rubatto D, Gómez-Pugnaire MT, Trommsdorff V, Müntener O (2001) Middle Miocene HP metamorphism and fast exhumation of the Nevado Filabride Complex, SE Spain. Terra Nova 13:327-332 (cited 15 times)
43. Rubatto D, Hermann J (2001) Exhumation as fast as subduction? Geology 29:3-6
44. Rubatto D, Schaltegger U, Lombardo B, Compagnoni R (2001a) Complex Paleozoic magmatic and metamorphic evolution in the Argentera Massif (Western Alps) resolved with U-Pb dating. Schweiz. Mineral. Petrogr. Mitt. 81:213-228
45. Rubatto D, Williams IS, Buick IS (2001b) Zircon and monazite response to prograde metamorphism in the Reynolds Range, central Australia. Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 140:458-468
46. Rubatto D, Gebauer D (1999) Eo/Oligocene (35 Ma) high-pressure metamorphism in the Monte Rosa nappe (western Alps): implications for paleogeography. Schweiz. Mineral. Petrogr. Mitt. 79:353-362
47. Rubatto D, Gebauer D, Compagnoni R (1999) Dating of eclogite-facies zircons: the age of Alpine metamorphism in the Sesia-Lanzo Zone (Western Alps). Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 167:141-158
48. Rubatto D, Gebauer D, Fanning M (1998) Jurassic formation and Eocene subduction of the Zermatt - Saas-Fee ophiolites: Implications for the geodynamic evolution of the Central and Western Alps. Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 132:269-287
49. Froitzheim N, Rubatto D (1998) Continental breakup by detachment faulting: field evidence and geochronological constraints (Tasna nappe, Switzerland). Terra Nova 10:171-176

Book chapters

50. Rubatto D, Liati A, Gebauer D (2003) Dating UHP metamorphism. In: Compagnoni R, Carswell DA (eds) Ultra-high pressure metamorphism, vol 5. European Mineralogical Union, Budapest, pp 341-363
51. Rubatto D, Gebauer D (2000) Use of cathodoluminescence for U-Pb zircon dating by ion microprobe: some examples from the Western Alps. In: Pagel M, Barbin V, Blanc P, Ohnenstetter D (eds) Cathodoluminescence in geosciences, vol. Springer, Berlin Heidelberg New York, pp 373-400