Books

Searle, M. (2013). Colliding Continents: A Geological Exploration of the Himalaya, Karakoram, and Tibet. Oxford University Press.

Robb, L. (2009). Introduction to ore-forming processes. Wiley. com.

Full-length papers accepted or in press

Palin, R.M., Weller, O.M., Waters, D.J. and Dyck, B. (2015). Quantifying geological uncertainty in metamorphic phase equilibria modelling; a Monte Carlo assessment and implications for tectonic interpretations. Geoscience Frontiers, in press. doi: 10.1016/j.gsf.2015.08.005

Weller, O.M., St-Onge, M.R., Rayner, N., Searle, M.P. and Waters, D.J. (2015). Miocene magmatism in the Western Nyainqentanglha mountains of southern Tibet: An exhumed bright spot? Lithos, in press. doi: 10.1016/j.lithos.2015.06.024

Gardiner, N.J., Robb, L.J., Searle, M.P, Kyi Htun & Khin Zaw (2015). The Bawdwin Mine: A review of its Geologic Setting and Genesis. In: Barber, A., Crow, M. & Khin Zaw (eds). Myanmar: Geology, Resources and Tectonics. The Geological Society, London. Accepted for publication.

Searle, M.P., Morley, C.K., Waters, D.J., Gardiner, N.J, U Kyi Htun and Robb, L.J. (2015). Tectonics of the Mogok Metamorphic Belt, Burma (Myanmar) and its correlations from the East Himalayan Syntaxis to the Malay Peninsula. In: Barber, A., Crow, M. & Khin Zaw (Eds). Myanmar: Geology, Resources and Tectonics. The Geological Society, London. Accepted for publication.

Gardiner, N.J., Searle, M.P., Morley, C.K., Whitehouse, M.J., Spencer, C.J. and Robb, L.J. (2015). The closure of Palaeo-Tethys in Eastern Myanmar and Northern Thailand: New insights from zircon U-Pb and Hf isotope data. Gondwana Research, in press. doi:10.1016/j.gr.2015.03.001

Full-length papers in refereed Journals

Gardiner, N.J., Roberts, N.M.W., Morley, C.K., Searle, M.P. and Whitehouse, M.J. (2016). Did Oligocene crustal thickening precede basin development in northern Thailand? A geochronological reassessment of Doi Inthanon and Doi Suthep. Lithos 240–243, 69-83.

Parsons, A.J., Law, R.D., Searle, M.P., Phillips, R.J. and Lloyd G.E. (2016). Geology of the Dhaulagiri-Annapurna-Manaslu Himalaya, Western Region, Nepal. 1: 200,000. Journal of Maps, 12 (1), 100-110.

Searle, M.P., Waters, D.J., Garber, J.M., Rioux, M., Cherry, A.G. and Ambrose, T.K. (2015). Structure and metamorphism beneath the obducting Oman ophiolite: Evidence from the Bani Hamid granulites, northern Oman mountains. Geosphere, 11 (6), online 2 October 2015. doi:10.1130/GES01199.1

Cottle, J.M., Searle, M.P., Jessup, M.J., Crowley, J.L. and Law, R.D. (2015). Rongbuk re-visited: Geochronology of leucogranites in the footwall of the South Tibetan Detachment System, Everest Region, Southern Tibet. Lithos 227, 94-106.

Gardiner, N.J., Sykes, J.P., Trench, A. and Robb, L.J. (2015). Tin mining in Myanmar: Production and potential. Resources Policy, 46, Part 2: 219-233. doi:10.1016/j.resourpol.2015.10.002

Gardiner, N.J., Searle, M.P., Robb, L.J., Morley, C.K. (2015). Neo-Tethyan magmatism and metallogeny in Myanmar - An Andean analogue? Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 106, 197-215.

Ng, S.W., Chung, S.-L., Robb, L.J., Searle, M.P., Ghani, A.A., Whitehouse, M.J., Oliver, G.J.H., Sone, M., Gardiner, N.J. and Roselee, M.H. (2015). Petrogenesis of Malaysian granitoids in the Southeast Asian tin belt: Part 1. Geochemical and Sr-Nd isotopic characteristics. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 127 (9-10), 1209-1237. doi:10.1130/B31213.1

Ng, S.W., Whitehouse, M.J., Searle, M.P., Robb, L.J., Ghani, A.A., Chung, S.-L., Oliver, G.J.H., Sone, M., Gardiner, N.J. and Roselee, M.H. (2015). Petrogenesis of Malaysian granitoids in the Southeast Asian tin belt: Part 2. U-Pb zircon geochronology and tectonic model. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 127 (9-10): 1238-1258. doi:10.1130/B31214.1

White, A.J.R., Waters, D.J. and Robb, L.J. (2015). Exhumation-driven devolatilization as a fluid source for orogenic gold mineralization at the Damang deposit, Ghana. Economic Geology, 110 (4), 1009-1025. doi: 10.2113/econgeo.110.4.1009

Palin, R.M., Searle M.P., St-Onge M.R., Waters D.J., Roberts N.M.W., Horstwood M.S.A., Parrish R.R. and Weller O.M. (2015). Two-stage cooling history of pelitic and semi-pelitic mylonite (sensu lato) from the Dongjiu–Milin shear zone, northwest flank of the eastern Himalayan syntaxis. Gondwana Research, 28 (2), 509–530. DOI: 10.1016/j.gr.2014.07.009

Weller, O.M., St-Onge M.R., Searle M.P., Waters D.J., Rayner N., Chen S., Chung S-L. and Palin R.M. (2015). Quantifying the P–T–t conditions of north–south Lhasa terrane accretion: new insight into the pre-Himalayan architecture of the Tibetan plateau. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 33 (1), 91–113. DOI: 10.1111/jmg.12112

Chan, G.H-N., Aitchison, J.C., Crowley, Q.G., Horstwood, M.S.A., Searle, M.P. Parrish, R.R. and Chan, J.S-L. (2015). U–Pb zircon ages for Yarlung Tsangpo suture zone ophiolites, southwestern Tibet and their tectonic implications. Gondwana Research, 27 (2), 719-732.

Palin, R.M., St-Onge, M.R., Waters, D.J., Searle, M.P. and Dyck, B. (2014). Phase equilibria modelling of retrograde amphibole and clinozoisite in mafic eclogite from the Tso Morari massif, northwest India: constraining the P–T–M(H2O) conditions of exhumation. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 32 (7) 675–693. DOI: 10.1111/jmg.12085

Gardiner, N.J., Robb, L.J., Searle, M.P. (2014). The metallogenic provinces of Myanmar. Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy, Section B: Applied Earth Science, 123 (1), 25-38.

White, A.J.R., Burgess, R., Charnley, N.R., Selby, D., Whitehouse, M.J., Robb, L.J. and Waters D.J. (2014). Constraints on the timing of late-Eburnean metamorphism, gold mineralisation and regional exhumation at Damang mine, Ghana. Precambrian Research, 243, 18–38. DOI: 10.1016/j.precamres.2013.12.024

Palin, R.M, Searle, M.P., St-Onge, M.R., Waters, D.J., Roberts, N.M.W., Horstwood, M.S.A., Parrish, R.R., Weller, O.M., Chen, S., and Yang, J. (2014). Monazite geochronology and petrology of kyanite-and sillimanite-grade migmatites from the northwestern flank of the eastern Himalayan syntaxis. Gondwana Research, 26 (1), 323–347. DOI: 10.1016/j.gr.2013.06.022

Searle, M.P., Cherry, A.G., Ali, M.Y. and Cooper, D.J.W. (2014). Tectonics of the Musandam Peninsula and northern Oman Mountains: from ophiolite obduction to continental collision. GeoArabia 19 (2), 135-174.

Ali, M.Y., Cooper, D.J.W., Searle, M.P. and Al-Lazki, A. (2014). Origin of gypsiferous intrusions in the Hawasina Window, Oman Mountains: Implications from structural and gravity investigations. GeoArabia, 19 (2), 17-48.

Cowan, R.J., Searle, M.P. and Waters, D.J. (2014). Structure of the Metamorphic Sole to the Oman ophiolite, Sumeini Window and Wadi Tayyin: implications for ophiolite obduction processes. In: Rollinson, H.R., Searle, M.P., Abbasi, I.A., Al-Lazki, A. & Al-Kindi, M.H. (eds), Tectonic Evolution of the Oman Mountains, Geological Society Special Publication 392, 149–169. http://dx.doi.org/10.1144/SP392.8

Cooper, D.J.W., Ali, M.Y. and Searle, M.P. (2014). Structure of the northern Oman Mountains from the Semail Ophiolite to the Foreland Basin. In: Rollinson, H.R., Searle, M.P., Abbasi, I.A., Al-Lazki, A. & Al-Kindi, M.H. (eds), Tectonic Evolution of the Oman Mountains, Geological Society, London, Special Publications 392 (1), 129-153.

Searle, M.P. (2014). Preserving Oman's geological heritage: proposal for establishment of World Heritage Sites, National GeoParks and Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). In: Rollinson, H.R., Searle, M.P., Abbasi, I.A., Al-Lazki, A. & Al-Kindi, M.H. (eds), Tectonic Evolution of the Oman Mountains, Geological Society, London, Special Publications 392 (1), 9-44.

Rollinson, H.R., Searle, M.P., Abbasi, I.A., Al-Lazki, A. and Al-Kindi, M.H. (2014). Tectonic evolution of the Oman Mountains: an introduction. Geological Society, London, Special Publications 392 (1), 1-7.

Searle, M. (2013). Crustal melting, ductile flow and deformation in mountain belts: Cause and effect relationships. Lithosphere, RF-L006.

White, A.J.R., Waters, D.J. and Robb, L.J. (2013). The application of P–T–X(CO2) modelling in constraining metamorphism and hydrothermal alteration at the Damang gold deposit, Ghana. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 31 (9), 937–961. DOI: 10.1111/jmg.12051

Weller, O.M., St-Onge M.R., Waters D.J., Rayner N., Searle M.P., Chung S-L., Palin, R.M., Lee Y-H., and Xu X. (2013). Quantifying Barrovian metamorphism in the Danba Structural Culmination of eastern Tibet. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 31 (9), 909–935. DOI: 10.1111/jmg.12050

St-Onge, M.R., Rayner, N., Palin, R.M, Searle, M.P., and Waters, D.J. (2013). Integrated pressure-temperature-time constraints for the Tso Morari dome (Northwest India): Implications for the burial and exhumation path of UHP units in thewestern Himalaya. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 31 (5), 469–504. DOI: 10.1111/jmg.12030

Palin, R.M, Searle, M.P., Waters, D.J., Horstwood, M.S.A., Parrish, R.R., Roberts,N.M.W., Horstwood, M.S.A., Yeh, M-W., and Chung, S-L. (2013). A geochronological and petrological study of anatectic paragneiss and associated granite dykesfrom the Day Nui Con Voi metamorphic core complex, North Vietnam; constraints upon the timing of metamorphism within the Red River Shear Zone. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 31(4), 359–387. DOI: 10.1111/jmg.12025

Ghani, A.A., Searle, M., Robb, L. & Chung, S.L. (2013). Transitional IS type characteristics in the Main Range Granite, Peninsular Malaysia. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences.

Palin, R.M., Searle, M.P., Morley, C.K., Charusiri, P., Horstwood, M.S.A. & Roberts, N.M.W. (2013). Timing of metamorphism of the Lansang gneiss and implications for left-lateral motion along the Mae Ping (Wang Chao) strike-slip fault, Thailand. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences.

Phillips, R.J., Searle, M.P. & Parrish, R.R. (2013). The geochemical and temporal evolution of the continental lithosphere and its relationship to continental-scale faulting: The Karakoram Fault, eastern Karakoram, NW Himalayas. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems.

Cooper, D.J., Ali, M.Y., Searle, M.P. and Al-Lazki, A.I. (2013). Salt intrusions in Jabal Qumayrah, northern Oman Mountains: Implications from structural and gravity investigations. GeoArabia, Journal of the Middle East Petroleum Geosciences, 18(2), 141-176.

Ali, M.Y., Watts, A.B. & Searle, M.P. (2013). Seismic stratigraphy and subsidence history of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) rifted margin and overlying foreland basins. In Lithosphere Dynamics and Sedimentary Basins: The Arabian Plate and Analogues (pp. 127-143). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.

Searle, M.P., Whitehouse, M.J., Robb, L.J., Ghani, A.A., Hutchison, C.S., Sone, M., Ng, S.W-P., Roselee, M.H., Chung, S-L. and Oliver, G.J.H. (2012). Tectonic evolution of the Sibumasu–Indochina terrane collision zone in Thailand and Malaysia: constraints from new U–Pb zircon chronology of SE Asian tin granitoids. Journal of the Geological Society, 169(4), 489–500.

Streule, M.J., Carter, A., Searle, M.P. & Cottle, J.M. (2012). Constraints on brittle field exhumation of the Everest–Makalu section of the Greater Himalayan Sequence: Implications for models of crustal flow. Tectonics, 31(3).

Lin, T.H., Chung, S.L., Chiu, H.Y., Wu, F.Y., Yeh, M.W., Searle, M.P. and Iizuka, Y. (2012). Zircon U–Pb and Hf isotope constraints from the Ailao Shan–Red River shear zone on the tectonic and crustal evolution of southwestern China. Chemical Geology, 291, 23-37.

Cooper, D.J., Searle, M.P., and Ali, M.Y. (2012). Structural evolution of Jabal Qumayrah: A salt-intruded culmination in the northern Oman Mountains. GeoArabia, Journal of the Middle East Petroleum Geosciences, 17(2), p-121.

Pownall, J.M., Waters, D.J., Searle, M.P., Shail, R.K. and Robb, L.J. (2012). Shallow laccolithic emplacement of the Land’s End andTregonning Granites, Cornwall, UK: Evidence from aureole field relations and P–T modelling of cordierite-anthophyllite hornfels. Geosphere, 8 (6), 1467–1504. doi:10.1130/GES00802.1

Palin, R.M., Searle, M.P., Waters, D.J., Horstwood, M.S.A. and Parrish, R.R. (2012).Combined thermobarometry and geochronology of peraluminous metapelites from the Karakoram metamorphic complex, North Pakistan; New insight into the tectonothermal evolution of the Baltoro and Hunza regions. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 30 (8), 793-820. doi:10.1111/j.1525–1314.2012.00999.x.

Angiboust, S., Langdon, R., Agard, P., Waters, D. and Chopin, C. (2012). Eclogitization of the Monviso ophiolite (W. Alps) and implications on subduction dynamics. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 30 (1), 37–61. doi:10.1111/j.1525-1314.2011.00951.x

Searle, M.P. (2011). Geological evolution of the Karakoram Ranges. Italian Journal of Geosciences, 130(2), 147–159.

Searle, M.P., Elliott, J.R., Phillips, R.J., & Chung, S. L. (2011). Crustal–lithospheric structure and continental extrusion of Tibet. Journal of the Geological Society, 168(3), 633-672.

Law, R.D., Jessup, M.J., Searle, M.P., Francsis, M.K., Waters, D.J. & Cottle, J.M. (2011). Telescoping of isotherms beneath the South Tibetan Detachment System, Mount Everest Massif. Journal of Structural Geology, 33, 1569–1594. doi:10.1016/j.jsg.2011.09.004

Cottle, J.M., Waters, D.J., Riley, D., Beyssac, O. & Jessup, M.J. (2011). Metamorphic history of the South Tibetan Detachment System, Mt. Everest region, revealed by RSCM thermometry and phase equilibria modeling. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 29 (5), 561–582. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1314.2011.00930.x

St-Onge, M.R., Rayner, N., & Searle, M.P. (2010). Zircon age determinations for the Ladakh batholith at Chumathang (Northwest India): implications for the age of the India–Asia collision in the Ladakh Himalaya. Tectonophysics, 495(3), 171–183.

Pedersen, R.B., Searle, M.P., Carter, A., & Bandopadhyay, P. C. (2010). U–Pb zircon age of the Andaman ophiolite: implications for the beginning of subduction beneath the Andaman–Sumatra arc. Journal of the Geological Society, 167(6), 1105-1112.

Robinson, D.P., Das, S., & Searle, M.P. (2010). Earthquake fault superhighways. Tectonophysics, 493(3), 236–243.

Agard, P., Searle, M. P., Alsop, G. I., & Dubacq, B. (2010). Crustal stacking and expulsion tectonics during continental subduction: P–T deformation constraints from Oman. Tectonics, 29(5).

Searle, M.P., Chung, S.L., & Lo, C.H. (2010). Geological offsets and age constraints along the northern Dead Sea fault, Syria. Journal of the Geological Society, 167(5), 1001–1008.

Searle, M.P., Yeh, M.W., Lin, T.H., & Chung, S.L. (2010). Structural constraints on the timing of left-lateral shear along the Red River shear zone in the Ailao Shan and Diancang Shan Ranges, Yunnan, SW China. Geosphere, 6(4), 316–338.

Searle, M.P. (2010). Low-angle normal faults in the compressional Himalayan orogen; Evidence from the Annapurna–Dhaulagiri Himalaya, Nepal. Geosphere, 6(4), 296–315.

Streule, M.J., Strachan, R.A., Searle, M.P., & Law, R.D. (2010). Comparing Tibet-Himalayan and Caledonian crustal architecture, evolution and mountain building processes. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 335(1), 207–232.

Searle, M.P., & Treloar, P.J. (2010). Was Late Cretaceous–Paleocene obduction of ophiolite complexes the primary cause of crustal thickening and regional metamorphism in the Pakistan Himalaya?. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 338(1), 345–359.

Searle, M.P., Law, R.D., Dewey, J.F. & Streule, M.J. (2010). Relationships between the Loch Ailsh and Borralan alkaline intrusions and thrusting in the Moine Thrust zone, southern Assynt culmination, NW Scotland. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 335(1), 383–404.

Streule, M.J., Searle, M.P., Waters, D.J. and Horstwood, M.S.A. (2010). Metamorphism, melting, and channel flow in the Greater Himalayan Sequence and Makalu leucogranite: Constraints from thermobarometry, metamorphic modeling, and U-Pb geochronology, Tectonics, 29, TC5011, doi:10.1029/2009TC002533

Álvarez-Valero, A.M. & Waters, D.J. (2010). Partially melted crustal xenoliths as a window into sub-volcanic processes: evidence from the Neogene magmatic provinceof the Betic cordillera, SE Spain. Journal of Petrology, 51, 973–991. doi:10.1093/petrology/egq007

Searle, M.P., Parrish, R.R., Thow, A.V., Noble, S.R., Phillips, R.J. & Waters D.J. (2010). Anatomy, age and evolution of acollisional mountain belt: the Baltoro granite batholith and Karakoram Metamorphic Complex, Pakistani Karakoram. Journal of the Geological Society, 167, 183–202. doi:10.1144/0016-76492009-043

White, A.J.R., Robb, V.M., Robb, L.J. & Waters, D.J. (2010). Portable infrared spectroscopy as a tool for the exploration of gold deposits in tropical terranes: a case study at the Damang deposit, Ghana. In: The Challenge of Finding New Mineral Resources: Global Metallogeny, Innovative Exploration and New Discoveries, Society of Economic Geologists, Special Publication 15, vol. 1, 67–84.

Boyce, J.W., Hodges, K.V., King, D., Crowley, J.L., Jercinovic, M., Chatterjee, N., Bowring, S.A. & Searle, M. (2009). Improved confidence in (U‐Th)/He thermochronology using the laser microprobe: An example from a Pleistocene leucogranite, Nanga Parbat, Pakistan. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 10(9).

Myrow, P.M., Hughes, N.C., Searle, M.P., Fanning, C.M., Peng, S.C., & Parcha, S.K. (2009). Stratigraphic correlation of Cambrian–Ordovician deposits along the Himalaya: Implications for the age and nature of rocks in the Mount Everest region. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 121(3-4), 323–332.

Searle, M.P., Cottle, J.M., Streule, M.J. & Waters, D.J. (2009). Crustal melt granites and migmatites along the Himalaya: melt source, segregation, transport and granite emplacement mechanisms. In: Sixth Hutton Symposium on the Origin of Granites and Related Rocks; Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 100, 219–233.

Crowley, J.L., Waters, D.J., Searle, M.P. & Bowring, S.A. (2009). Pleistocene melting and rapid exhumation of the Nanga Parbat massif, Pakistan: age and P-T conditions of accessory mineral growth in migmatite and leucogranite. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 288, 408–420.

Streule, M., Phillips, R., Searle, M., Waters, D. & Horstwood, M. (2009). Evolution and chronology of the Pangong Metamorphic Complex adjacent to the Karakoram Fault, Ladakh: constraints from thermobarometry, metamorphic modelling and U-Pb geochronology. Journal of the Geological Society, 166, 919–932. doi: 10.1144/0016-76492008-117

Cottle, J.M., Searle, M.P., Horstwood, M.S.A. & Waters, D.J. (2009). Timing of midcrustal metamorphism, melting, and deformation in the Mount Everest region of southern Tibet revealed by U(-Th)-Pb geochronology. Journal of Geology, 117, 643–664. doi: 10.1086/605994

Cottle, J.M., Jessup, M.J., Newell, D.L., Horstwood, M.S.A., Noble, S.R., Parrish, R.R., Waters, D.J. & Searle, M.P. (2009). Geochronology of granulitized eclogite from the Ama Drime Massif: Implications for the tectonic evolution of the South Tibetan Himalaya. Tectonics, 28, TC1002, doi:10.1029/2008TC002256

Chan, G.H.-N., Waters, D.J., Searle, M.P., Aitchison, J.C., Horstwood, M.S.A.,Crowley Q., Lo C.-H. & Chan J.S.-L. (2009). Probing the basement of southern Tibet: evidence from crustal xenoliths entrained in a Miocene ultrapotassic dyke. Journal of the Geological Society, 166, 45–52. doi:10.1144/0016-76492007-145

Searle, M.P., & Ali, M.Y. (2009). Structural and tectonic evolution of the Jabal Sumeini–Al Ain–Buraimi region, northern Oman and eastern United Arab Emirates. Geo Arabia (Manama), 14, 115–142.

Stork, A.L., Selby, N.D., Heyburn, R., & Searle, M.P. (2008). Accurate relative earthquake hypocenters reveal structure of the Burma subduction zone. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 98(6), 2815–2827.

Green, O.R., Searle, M.P., Corfield, R.I., & Corfield, R.M. (2008). Cretaceous-Tertiary carbonate platform evolution and the age of the India-Asia collision along the Ladakh Himalaya (Northwest India). The Journal of Geology, 116(4), 331–353.

Searle, M.P., Law, R.D., Godin, L., Larson, K.P., Streule, M.J., Cottle, J.M., & Jessup, M.J. (2008). Defining the Himalayan main central thrust in Nepal. Journal of the Geological Society, 165 (2), 523–534.

Jessup, M.J., Cottle, J.M., Searle, M.P., Law, R.D., Newell, D.L., Tracy R.J. & Waters, D.J. (2008). P–T–t–D paths of Everest Series schist, Nepal. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 26, 717–739. (DOI: 10.1111/j.1525-1314.2008.00784.x)

Searle, M.P., Stephenson, B., Walker, J., & Walker, C. (2007). Restoration of the Western Himalaya: implications for metamorphic protoliths, thrust and normal faulting, and channel flow models. Episodes, 30(4), 242.

Cottle, J.M., Jessup, M.J., Newell, D.L., Searle, M.P., Law, R. D., & Horstwood, M. S. (2007). Structural insights into the early stages of exhumation along an orogen-scale detachment: The South Tibetan Detachment System, Dzakaa Chu section, Eastern Himalaya. Journal of Structural Geology, 29(11), 1781–1797.

Searle, M. P., & Alsop, G. I. (2007). Eye-to-eye with a mega-sheath fold: A case study from Wadi Mayh, northern Oman Mountains. Geology, 35(11), 1043-1046.

Rutter, E.H., Faulkner, D.R., Brodie, K.H., Phillips, R. J., & Searle, M.P. (2007). Rock deformation processes in the Karakoram fault zone, Eastern Karakoram, Ladakh, NW India. Journal of Structural Geology, 29(8), 1315–1326.

Phillips, R. J., & Searle, M. P. (2007). Macrostructural and microstructural architecture of the Karakoram Fault: Relationship between magmatism and strike-slip faulting. Tectonics, 26(3).

Searle, M.P., & Phillips, R.J. (2007). Relationships between right-lateral shear along the Karakoram fault and metamorphism, magmatism, exhumation and uplift: evidence from the K2–Gasherbrum–Pangong ranges, north Pakistan and Ladakh. Journal of the Geological Society, 164 (2), 439–450.

Searle, M.P. (2007). Diagnostic features and processes in the construction and evolution of Oman-, Zagros-, Himalayan-, Karakoram-, and Tibetan-type orogenic belts. Geological Society of America Memoirs, 200, 41–61.

Searle, M.P. (2007). Structural geometry, style and timing of deformation in the Hawasina Window, Al Jabal al Akhdar and Saih Hatat culminations, Oman Mountains. Geo Arabia (Manama), 12(2), 99.

Searle, M.P., Noble, S.R., Cottle, J.M., Waters, D.J., Mitchell, A.H.G., Hlaing, T. & Horstwood, M.S.A. (2007). Tectonic evolution of the Mogok metamorphic belt, Burma (Myanmar) constrained by U–Th–Pb dating of metamorphic and magmatic rocks. Tectonics, 26 (3), TC3014, doi:10.1029/2006TC002083.

St-Onge, M.R., Searle, M.P., & Wodicka, N. (2006). Trans-Hudson Orogen of North America and Himalaya-Karakoram-Tibetan Orogen of Asia: Structural and thermal characteristics of the lower and upper plates. Tectonics, 25(4).

Parrish, R.R., Gough, S.J., Searle, M.P. & Waters, D.J. (2006). Plate velocity exhumation of ultrahigh-pressure eclogites in the Pakistan Himalaya. Geology, 34 (11), 989–992.

Warren, C.J. & Waters, D.J. (2006). Oxidized eclogites and garnet-blueschists from Oman: P–T path modelling in the NCFMASHO system. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 24 (9), 783–802. DOI: 10.1111/j.1525-1314.2006.00668.x