Jibamitra Ganguly | Publications (1995 - Present)


Ganguly, J. (2008) THERMODYNAMICS IN EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCES, 501 p., Springer-Verlag, Contents (pdf file), Errata (pdf file).

Ganguly, J., editor (1991) DIFFUSION, ATOMIC ORDERING AND MASS TRANSPORT: Selected Topics in Geochemistry, Advances in Physical Geochemistry, vol. 8, 581 p., Springer-Verlag.

Ganguly, J., and S.K. Saxena (1987) MIXTURES AND MINERAL REACTIONS, 291 p., Springer-Verlag.

Papers (1995 -present; graduate students)

1. Ganguly, J., Tirone, M., Chakraborty, S., Domanik, K. (2013) H-Chondrite Parent Asteroid: A multistage cooling, fragmentation and re-accretion history constrained by new thermometric studies, kinetic modeling and geochronological data. Geochim Cosmochim Acta 105, 206 – 220 (pdf file)Headline Article, Planetary Science Research and Discovery: Link

2. Singh, R. N. and Ganguly, J. (2013) Modelling paleogeotherms in the continental lithosphere: A brief review and applications to problems in the Indian subcontinent, In: S. Kumar and R.N. Singh (Ed.) Modeling Magmatic and Related Processes, Springer-Verlag (in press).

3. Borinski, S.A., Hoppe, U., Chakraborty, S., Ganguly, J., Bhowmik, S.K. (2012) Multicomponent diffusion in garnet I: general theoretical considerations and experimental data for Fe-Mg systems. Contrib Mineral Petrol. 164, 571-586. (pdf file).

4. Sano, J., Ganguly, J., Hervig, R., Dohmen, R. and Zhang, X-Y (2011) Neodymium diffusion kinetics in orthopyroxene: Experimental studies and applications to geological and planetary problems, Geochim Cosmochim Acta, 75, 4684-4698. (pdf file).

5. Ganguly, J. (2010) Cation Diffusion Kinetics in Garnet and Geological Applications. In Zhang, Y. and Cherniak, D. (Ed) Diffusion in Minerals and Melts, Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, Mineralogical Soc. America, 72, 559-601.

6. Tirone, M., Ganguly, J. (2010) Garnet compositions as recorders of P-T-t history of metamorphic rocks. Gondwana Research (Miyashiro volume) (pdf file).

7. Ottonello G., Civalleri B., Ganguly J., Perger W.F., Belmonte D., and Vetuschi Z. M. (2010) Thermo-chemical and Thermo-physical properties of the high pressure phase Anhydrous B (Mg14Si5O24): An ab-initio all-electron investigation. Amer Mineral, 95, 563-573 (pdf file).

8. Martin, A.J., Ganguly, J., DeCelles, P.G. (2010) Metamorphism of greater and lesser Himalayan rocks in the Modi Khola calley, central Nepal. Contrib Mineral Petrtol, 159,203-223 (pdf file).

9. Zhang, X-Y, Ganguly, J., Ito, M. (2010) Ca-Mg Diffusion in Diopside: tracer and chemical inter-diffusion coefficients. Contrib. Mineral. Petrol (pdf file).

10. Tirone, M., Ganguly, J., Morgan, J.P. (2009) Modeling petrological geodynamics in the Earth’s mantle. G3: Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 10, 1-28, doi:10:1029/2008GC002168 (pdf file).

11. Ganguly, J., Tirone, M. (2009) Closure temperature, cooling age and high temperature thermochronology. In: Gupta, A. K. and Dasgupta, S. (Ed.) Physics and Chemistry of the Earth’s Interior: crust, mantle and core. Indian National Science Academy, Springer Verlag (pdf file).

12. Ganguly, J., Freed, A., Saxena, S. (2009) Density profiles of oceanic slabs and surrounding mantle: Integrated thermodynamic and thermal modeling, and implications for the fate of slabs at the 660 km discontinuity. Phys. Earth Planet Inter., 172,257-267 (pdf file).

13. Ottonello, G., Civalleri, B., Ganguly, J., Vetuschi Zuccolini M., Noel, Y. (2008) Thermophysical properties of α-β-γ polymorphs of Mg2SiO4: a computational approach. Phys. Chem. Minerals, 36, 87-106 (pdf file).

14. Ganguly, J, Ito, M, Zhang, X-Y (2007) Cr diffusion in orthopyroxene: Experimental determination, 53Mn–53Cr thermochronology, and planetary applications. Earth Planet Sci Lett, 71, 3915-3925
(pdf file).

15. Ganguly, J, and Frost, D.L (2006) Stability of Anhydrous phase B: Experimental studies and implications for phase relations in subducting slab and the X-discontinuity in the mantle. J. Geophys Research, 111, B06203, doi: 10.1029/2005JB003910 (pdf file).

16. McCallum I.S., Domeneghetti, M.C., Schwartz. J.F., Mullen, E.K., Zema, M., Camara, F., McCammon, C., Ganguly, J. (2006) Cooling history of lunar Mg-suite gabbronorite 76255, toctolite 76535 and stillwater pyroxenite SC-936: The record in exsolution and ordering in pyroxenes. Geochim Cosmochim Acta. 70, 6068-6078. (pdf file)

17. Ito, M., and Ganguly, J. (2006) Diffusion kinetics of Cr in olivine and 53Mn-53Cr thermochronology of early solar system objects. Geochim Cosmochim Acta, 70, 799-806 (pdf file).

18. Stimpfl, M., Ganguly, J. and Molin, G.M. (2005) Fe2+-Mg order-disorder in orthopyroxenes: Experimental studies and applications to cooling rates of rocks. Contrib Mineral Petrol, 150, 319-334 (pdf file).

19. Tirone, M., Ganguly, J., Dohmen, R., Langehorst, F., Hervig, R. and Becker, H-W. (2005) Rare earth diffusion kinetics in garnet: Experimental studies and applications. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 69, 2385-2398 (pdf file).

20. Ganguly, J. (2005) Adiabatic decompression and melting of mantle rocks: an irreversible thermodynamic analysis. Geophys Research Let, 32 (pdf file).

21. Ito, M. and Ganguly, J. (2004) Potassium Diffusion in Melilite: Experimental studies and constraints on the thermal history and size of planetsimals hosting CAIs. Meteoritics & Planetary Sci. 39, 1911-1919. (pdf file).

22. Dasgupta, S., Ganguly, J. and Neogi, S. (2004) Inverted metamorphic sequence in Sikkim Himalayas: crystallization history, P-T gradient, and implications. J. Metamorphic Geology, 22, 395-412 (pdf file).

23. Liermann, H-P and Ganguly, J. (2003) Fe-Mg fractionation between orthopyroxene and spinel: Experimental calibration in the system FeO-MgO-Al2O3-Cr2O3-SiO2, and applications. Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 145, 217-227 (pdf file) corrections (pdf file).

24. Ducea, M., Ganguly, J., Rosenberg, E., Patchett, P. J., and Cheng, W. (2003) Sm-Nd dating of spatially controlled domains of garnet single crystal: A new method of high temperature thermochronology. Earth Planet Sci Lett, 213, 31-42 (pdf file)

25. Ganguly, J. (2003) Diffusion kinetics in minerals: Principles and applications to tectono-metamorphic processes. European Mineralogical Union, Notes in Mineralogy, 4, 271-309 (pdf file)

26. Liermann, H-P. and Ganguly, J. (2002) Diffusion kinetics of Fe and Mg in aluminous spinel: Experimental determination and applications. Geochim et Cosmochim Acta 66, 2903-2913 (pdf file)

27. Ganguly, J., Hensen, B.J. and Cheng, W. (2001) Reaction texture and Fe-Mg zoning in granulite garnet from Soestrene island, Antarctica: modeling and constraint on the time scale of Pan-African tectono-metamorphic event, Proc. Indian Acad Sci 110, 305-312. (pdf file)

28. Ganguly, J. (2001) Thermodynamic modeling of solid solutions, In Geiger, C. (ed.) Solid solutions in silicate and oxide systems. European Mineralogical Union, Notes in Mineralogy, 3, 37 - 70, Eoetvoes University Press, Budapest. (pdf file)

29. Liermann, H-P., and Ganguly, J.. (2001) Compositional properties of coexisting orthopyroxene and spinel in some Antarctic diogenites: Implications for thermal history. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 36, 155 – 166. (pdf file)

30. Ganguly, J., and. Tirone, M. (2001) Relationship between cooling rate and cooling age of a mineral: Theory and applications to meteorites. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 36, 167 – 176. (pdf file)

31. Ganguly, J., Dasgupta, S., Cheng, W. and Neogi, S. (2000) Exhumation history of a section of the Sikkim Himalayas, India: records in the metamorphic mineral equilibria and compositional zoning in garnet. Earth & Planet Sci Lett, 183, 471 – 486. (pdf file)

32. Ganguly, J. and Stimpfl, M. (2000) Low temperature cooling history of orthopyroxenes from two stony-iron meteorites: implications for metal-silicate mixing and parent body. Geochim Cosmochim Acta, 64, 1291-1297.

33. Ganguly, J. and Tirone, M. (1999) Diffusion closure temperature and age of a mineral with arbitrary extent of diffusion: Theoretical formulation and applications, Earth & Planet Science Letters, 170, 131-140 (pdf file); Correction (pdf file)

34. Stimpfl, M., Ganguly, J. and Molin G. (1999) Fe2+-Mg order-disorder in orthopyroxene: Equilibrium fractionation between the octahedral sites and thermodynamic analysis, Contrib. Mineral. Petrol., 136, 297-309 (pdf file)

35. Ganguly, J., Tirone, M., and Hervig, R. (1998) Diffusion kinetics and closure temperature of Sm  and Nd in garnet. Science, 281, 805-807. (pdf file)

36. Ganguly, J., Cheng, W. and Chakraborty, S. (1998) Cation diffusion in aluminosilicate garnets: experimental determination in pyroxene-almandine diffusion couples. Contrib. Mineral Petrol, 131, 171- 180 (pdf file)

37. Ganguly. J., Cheng, W. and Tirone, M. (1996) Thermodynamics of aluminosilicate garnet solid solution: new experimental data, an optimized model, and thermometric applications. Contrib.. Mineral. Petrol., 126, 137-151 (pdf file, Erratum)

38. Ganguly, J., Chakraborty, S., Sharp, T. and Rumble, D. III (1996) Constraint on the time scale of biotite grade metamorphism during Acadian orogeny from a natural garnet-garnet diffusion couple. American Mineralogist, 81, 1208-1216. (pdf file)

39. Ganguly, J. and Domeneghetti, M. C. (1996) Cation ordering of orthopyroxenes from the Skaergaard intrusion: Quantitative constraints on the subsolidus cooling rates and permeabilities, Contributions to Mineralogy & Petrology, 122, 359-367 (pdf file)

40. Bose, K. and Ganguly, J. (1995) Experimental and theoretical studies of the stabilities of talc, antigorite and phase A at high pressures with applications to subduction processes. Earth & Planetary Science Letters, 136, 109-122. (pdf file)

41. Ganguly, J., Singh, R.N. and D. V. Ramana (1995) Thermal perturbation during charnockitization and granulite facies metamorphism in southern India. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 13, 1-12. (pdf file)