Publications

DeCelles, P.G., Castañeda, I., Carrapa, B., Liu, J., Quade, J., Leary, R.J., Zhang, L., (2018) Oligocene-Miocene Great Lakes in the India-Asia Collision Zone: Basin Research, v. 30, p. 228–247.

Leary R.J., Umhoefer, P., Smith, M.E., Riggs, N.R, (2017) A three-sided orogen: a new tectonic model for Ancestral Rocky Mountain uplift and basin development. Geology, v.45, p. 735-738.

Leary, R.J., Quade, J., DeCelles, P.G., (2017) Evidence from paleosols for low to moderate elevation of the India-Asia suture zone during mid-Cenozoic time. Geology, v. 45, p. 399-402.

Leary, R.J., Orme, D.A., Laskowski, A.K., DeCelles, P.G., Kapp, P., Carrapa, B., Dettinger, M.P., (2016) Along-strike diachroneity in deposition of the Kailas Formation in central southern Tibet: Implications for Indian slab dynamics. Geosphere, v. 12, p. 1198-1223.

Leary, R.J., DeCelles, P.G., Quade, J., Gehrels, G., Waanders, G., (2016) The Liuqu Conglomerate, southern Tibet: early Miocene basin development related to deformation within the Great Counter Thrust system. Lithosphere, v. 8, p. 427-450. 

Leary, R., DeCelles, P., Gehrels, G., & Morriss, M. (2015) Fluvial deposition during transition from flexural to dynamic subsidence in the Cordilleran foreland basin: Ericson Formation, Western Wyoming, USA. Basin Research, v. 27, p. 495-516.

Cai, F., Ding, L., Leary, R.J., Wang, H., Xu, Q., Zhang, L., & Yue, Y. (2012) Tectonostratigraphy and provenance of an accretionary complex within the Yarlung-Zangpo suture zone, southern Tibet: insights into subduction-accretion processes in the Neo-Tethys. Tectonophysics v. 29 p. 181-192.

 

Selected Professional Presentations

Leary, R.J., DeCelles, P.G., Quade, J., Kapp, P. (2016) The Liuqu Conglomerate, southern Tibet: age and paleoclimate. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA (poster).

Leary R.J., Umhoefer, P., Smith, M.E., Riggs, N.R (2016) A three-sided orogen: a new tectonic model for Ancestral Rocky Mountain uplift and basin development. GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, CO (invited talk).

Leary, R.J., DeCelles, P.G., Quade, J., Kapp, P. (2016) The Liuqu Conglomerate, southern Tibet: age and paleoclimate. GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, CO (talk).

Leary, R.J., Orme, D.A., Laskowski, A., DeCelles, P.G., Kapp, P., Carrapa, B., Dettinger, M.P. (2016) Slab-driven formation of the Kailas basin within the India-Asia suture zone, southern Tibet. GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, CA (poster).

Leary, R.J., Quade, J., Kapp, P., DeCelles, P., (2015) Post-India-Asia collision rise of the Himalaya from Tibetan paleosols. GeoDaze Student Conference, University of Arizona (Talk).

Leary, R.J., DeCelles, P.G., Quade, J. (2013) The Liuqu Conglomerate: early Miocene basin development related to deformation within the Great Counter Thrust system, southern Tibet. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA (poster).

Leary, R.J., DeCelles, P.G., Quade, J. (2012) Provenance, Paleoaltimetry, and Tectonic Significance of the Liuqu Conglomerate, Southern Tibet. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA (poster).

Leary, R.J., Quade, J., DeCelles, P., (2012) Provenance, Paleoaltimetry, and Tectonic Significance of the Liuqu Conglomerate, Southern Tibet. GeoDaze Student Conference, University of Arizona (Talk).

Quade, J., Dettinger, M.P., DeCelles P.G., Leary, R.J., Kapp, P.A., (2011) Paleoaltimetry of southern Tibet and the central Andes. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco (Talk).

Laskowski, A., Orme, D.A., Waldrip, R., Dettinger, M.P., Metcalf, K., Leary, R.J., and Johnson, B., (2011) Multidisciplinary Investigation of Continental Suturing: Exploring the Himalayan-Tibetan Orogenic System. GeoDaze Student Conference, University of Arizona (poster).

Leary, R.J., Carson, R.J., Bader, N.E., Wegmann, K.W., Frankel, K.L., Bayasgalan, A., Battogtokh, T. (2009) Glaciation of Debris Flow Valley, Höh Serh Range, Mongolian Altai. GSA Cordilleran Section Meeting. Kelowna, B.C. (Poster).

Bader, N.E., Carson, R.J., Wegmann, K.W., Frankel, K.L., Bayasgalan, A., Dundon, K.M., Ladig, K.L., Leary, R.J., Matzinger, G.R., Seymour, A.M., (2008) Late Quaternary Glacier Retreat in the Mongolian Altai. AGU Fall Meeting (poster).

 

Outreach Presentations

Leary R.J., (2014) Geological Exploration in Mongolia and Tibet. Society of Earth Science Students, University of Arizona Chapter meeting (Talk).