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Samperton KM, Schoene B, Cottle JM, Keller CB, Crowley JL, Schmitz MD, in press, Magma emplacement, differentiation and cooling in the middle crust: integrated zircon geochronological-geochemical constraints from the Bergell Intrusion, Central Alps, Chem. Geology html

Barboni M, Annen C, Schoene B, in press, Evaluating the construction and evolution of upper crustal magma reservoirs with coupled U/Pb zircon geochronology and thermal modeling: A case study from the Mt. Capanne pluton (Elba, Italy), Earth Planet. Sci. Letters html

Desormeau J, Gordon SM, Kylander-Clark A, Hacker BR, Bowring SA, Schoene B, Samperton KM, 2015, Insights into (U)HP metamorphism of the Western Gneiss Region, Norway: a high-spatial resolution and high-precision zircon study, Chemical Geology 414, 138-155 pdf

Keller CB, Schoene B, Barboni M, Samperton KM, Husson JM, 2015, The volcanic plutonic connection and the evolution of the continental crust, Nature 523, 301-307  html 

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Gothman AM , Stolarski J, Adkins JF, Schoene B, Dennis KJ, Schrag DP, Mazur M, Bender ML, 2015, Fossil corals as an archive of secular variations in seawater chemistry, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 160, 188-208. pdf

Husson JM , Higgins JA, Maloof AC, Schoene Bin press, Ca and Mg isotope constraints on the origin of the Earth’s deepest d 13 C excursion, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 160, 243-266. pdf

McLean NM, Condon DC, Schoene B, Bowring SA, 2015, Evaluating uncertainties in the calibration of isotopic reference materials and multi-element isotopic tracers (EARTHTIME tracer calibration part II), Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 164, 481-501.  pdf  supplementary material: from publisher or contact authors

Condon DJ, Schoene B, McLean NM, Bowring SA, Parrish RR, 2015, Metrology and traceability of U-Pb isotope dilution geochronology (EARTHTIME tracer calibration part I), Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 164, 464-480.  pdf  supplementary material: from publisher or contact authors

Free poster associated with the Mclean et al. and Condon et al. papers showing the traceability of ID-TIMS U-Pb geochronology to SI units:  poster pdf

Schoene B, Samperton KM, Eddy MP, Keller G, Adatte T, Bowring SA, Khadri SFR, Gertsch B, 2015, U-Pb geochronology of the Deccan Traps and relation to the end-Cretaceous mass extinction, Science 347, 182-184 pdf

Husson JM, Maloof AC, Schoene B, Chen CY, Higgins JA, 2015, Stratigraphic expression of Earth's deepest d13C excursion in the Wonoka Formation of South Australia, American Journal of Science 315, 1-45, DOI 10.2475/01.2015.01  pdf

Barboni M and Schoene B, 2014, Short eruption window revealed by absolute crystal growth rates in a granitic magma, Nature Geoscience 7, 524-528, doi: 10.1038/ngeo2185 pdf

Wotzlaw JF, Guex J, Bartolini A, Gallet Y, Krystyn L, McRoberts C, Schoene B, Taylor D, Schaltegger U, 2014, Towards accurate numerical calibration of the late Triassic: High-precision U-Pb geochronology constraints on the maximum duration of the Rhaetian, Geology, doi:10.1130/G35612.1 pdf

Rose CV, Maloof AC, Schoene B, Ewing RC, Linneman U, Hofmann M, Cottle JM, 2013, The end-Cryogenian glaciation fo South Australia, Geoscience Canada, v. 40, http://dx/doi/org/10.12789/geocanj.2013.40.019 pdf

Schoene B, Condon DC, Morgan L, McLean NM, 2013, Precision and accuracy in geochronology, Elements v. 9 n. 1, p. 19-24 pdf

Schoene B, 2013, U-Th-Pb Geochronology, In Holland, H.D. and Turekian, K.K., Treatise on Geochemistry 2nd edition, vol. 4,  p 341-378. Oxford: Elsevier  pdf  figures as .pptx

Barboni M, Schoene B, Ovtcharova M, Bussy F, Schaltegger U, Gerdes A, 2013, Timing of incremental pluton construction and magmatic activity in a back-arc setting revealed by ID-TIMS U/Pb and Hf isotopes on complex zircon grains, Chem. Geol. 340, 76-93; dpi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2012.12.011 pdf

Schoene B, Schaltegger U, Brack P, Latkoczy C, Stracke A, Günther D, 2012, Rates of magma differentiation and emplacemenet in a ballooning pluton recorded by U-Pb TIMS-TEA, Adamello batholith, Italy.  Earth Planet. Sci. Letters 355-356; p 162-173; pdf

Guex J, Schoene B, Bartolini A, Spangenberg J, Schaltegger U, O'Dogherty L, Taylor D, Bucher H, Atudeorei V., 2012, Geochronological constraints on post-extinction recovery of the ammonoids and carbon cycle perturbations during the Early Jurassic, Paleo^3 346-347; p 1-11; DOI: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2012.04.030 pdf

Keller CB, Schoene B, 2012, Statistical geochemistry reveals disruption in secular lithosphere evolution ~2.5 Gyr ago, Nature 485, 490-493; doi: 10.1038/nature11024 pdf

Husson JM, Maloof AC, Schoene B, 2012, A syn-depositional age for Earth's deepest d13C anomaly required by isotope conglomerate tests, Terra Nova; doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3121.2012.01067.x pdf

Rose CV, Swanson-Hysell NL, Husson JM, Poppick LN, Cottle JM, Schoene B, Maloof AC, 2012, Constraints on the origin and relative timing of the Trezona d13C anomaly below the end-Cryogenian glaciation, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 319-320, 241-250; doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2011.12.027 pdf

Bartolini A, Guex J, Spangenberg J, Schoene B, Taylor D, Schaltegger U, Atudorei V, 2012, Disentangling the Hettangian carbon isotope record: implications for the aftermath of the end-Triassic mass extinction, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst. 13; doi:10.1029/2011GC003807 pdf

Blackburn TJ, Shimizu N, Bowring SA, Schoene B, Mahan K, 2012, Zirconium in rutile speedometry: New constraints on lower crustal cooling rates and residence temperatures, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 317-318, 231-240; doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2011.11.012 pdf

Blackburn TJ, Bowring SA, Schoene B, Mahan K, Dudás FÖ, 2011, U-Pb thermochronology: creating a temporal record of lithosphere thermal evolution, Contrib. Mineral. Petrol., DOI:10.1007/s00410-011-0607-6 pdf

Schoene B, Latkoczy C, Schaltegger U, Günther D., 2010, A new method integrating high-precision U-Pb geochronology with zircon trace element analysis (U-Pb TIMS-TEA), Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 74; p. 7144-7159, DOI: 10.1016/j.gca.2010.09.016  pdf

Flowers RM, Schoene B, 2010, Mesozoic relief development and uplift of the eastern Kaapvaal craton, southern African Plateau from (U-Th)/He thermochronometry, Geology, v. 38; no. 9; p. 827-830; doi: 10.1130/G30980.1 pdf

Bachmann O., Schoene B., Schnyder C., Spikings R., 2010, 40Ar/39Ar and U/Pb dating of young rhyolites in the Kos-Nosyros volcanic complex, Eastern Aegean Arc (Greece): age discordance from excess 40Ar in biotite, Geochem., Geophys., Geosyst., doi:10.1029/2010GC003073 pdf

Schoene B, Guex J, Bartolini A, Schaltegger U, Blackburn T, 2010, Correlating the end-Triassic mass extinction and flood basalt volcanism at the 100,000-year level, Geology 38; p. 387–390; doi: 10.1130/G30683.1 pdf

Schoene B, Bowring S.A., 2010, Rates and mechanisms of Mesoarchean magmatic arc construction, eatern Kaapvaal craton, Swaziland, GSA Bulletin 122, p. 408-429; doi: 10.1130/B26501.1. pdf

Schaltegger U, Brack P, Ovtcharova M, Peytcheva I, Schoene B, Stracke A, Marocchi M, Bargossi G, 2009, 700,000 years of magma accretion, crystallization and initial cooling in a composite pluton recorded by zircon and titanite (Adamello batholith, northern Italy), Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 286, pp. 208-218 pdf

Schoene B, Dudäs F.O.L., Bowring S.A., de Wit M.J., 2009, Sm-Nd isotopic mapping of lithospheric growth and stabilization in the eastern Kaapvaal craton, Terra Nova 21, pp. 219-228, doi:10.1111/j.1365-3121.2009.00877.x pdf

Schoene B, de Wit M. J., Bowring S. A., 2008, Mesoarochean assembly and stabilization of the eastern Kaapvaal craton: A structural-thermochronological perspective: Tectonics 27, TC5010, doi:10.1029/2008TC002267 pdf

Slama J, Kosler J, Condon D.J., Crowley J.L., Gerdes A, Hanchar J.M., Horstwood M.S.A., Morris G.A., Nasdala L, Norberg N, Schaltegger U, Schoene B, Tubrett M.N., Whitehouse M.J., 2008, Plesovice zircon – a new natural reference material for U-Pb and Hf isotopic microanalysis, Chemical Geology 249, pp. 1-35, doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2007.11.005 pdf

Schaltegger U, Guex J, Schoene B, Bartolini A, Ovtcharova M, 2008, Precise U-Pb age constraints for end-Triassic mass extinction, its correlation to volcanism and Hettangian post-extinction recovery, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 267, pp. 266-275, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2007.11.031 pdf

Crowley J.L., Schoene B, Bowring S.A., 2007, U-Pb dating of zircon in the Bishop Tuff at the millennial scale, Geology 35, pp. 1123-1126, doi: 10.1130/G24017A.1. pdf

Schmitz M.D., Schoene B, 2007, Derivation of isotope ratios, errors and error correlations for U-Pb geochronology using 205Pb-235U-(233U)-spike isotope dilution thermal ionization mass spectrometric data, Geochem., Geophys., Geosyst. 8, Q08006, doi: 10.1029/2006GC001492 pdf

Schoene B, Bowring S.A., 2007, Determining accurate temperature-time paths from U-Pb thermochronology: an example from the SE Kaapvaal Craton, Southern Africa, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 71: 165-185. pdf

Bowring S.A., Schoene B, Crowley J.L., Ramezani J, Condon D.J., 2006, High-precision zircon U-Pb geochronology and the stratigraphic record: Progress and promise, in Olszewski (ed.), Geochronology: Emerging Opportunities, Paleontological Society Short Course, v. 12. pdf

Schoene B, Bowring S.A., 2006, A U-Pb age for the 40Ar/39Ar standard MMhb: implications for accurate comparative geochronology and U-Pb thermochronology. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 151 (5): 315-330 pdf

Schoene B, Crowley J.L., Condon D.C., Schmitz M.D., Bowring S.A., 2006, Reassessing the uranium decay constants for geochronology using ID-TIMS U-Pb data. Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta 70: 426-445 pdf