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1 Smythe, D.K. 1971. Viscous theory of angular folding by flexural flow. Tectonophysics 12, 415-430. pdf

2 Smythe, D.K., Sowerbutts, W.T.C., Bacon, M. and McQuillin, R.1972. Deep sedimentary basin below northern Skye and the Little Minch. Nature Phys. Sci. 236, 87-89. pdf

3 Smythe, D.K. 1973. Structure of the Devonian limestone at Brixham. Proc. Ussher Soc. 2, 617-625. pdf

4 Hall, J. and Smythe, D.K. 1973. Discussion of the relation of Palaeogene ridge and basin structures of Britain to the North Atlantic. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 19, 54-60. pdf

5 Smythe, D.K. and Kenolty, N. 1975. Tertiary sediments in the Sea of the Hebrides. J. Geol. Soc. 131, 227-223. pdf

6 Russell, M.J. and Smythe, D.K. 1978. Evidence for an early Permian oceanic rift in the northern North Atlantic. In Neumann, E-R. and Ramberg, I.B. (Eds) Petrology and geochemistry of continental rifts, Reidel, Dordrecht, 173-179. pdf

7 Smythe, D.K., Kenolty, N. and Russell, M.J. 1978. Seismic evidence for Mesozoic sedimentary troughs on the Hebridean continental margin. Nature 276, 420. pdf

8 Smythe, D.K., Skuce, A.G. and Donato, J.A. 1980. Geological objections to an extensional origin for the Buchan and Witchground Graben in the North Sea. Nature 287, 467-468. pdf

9 Smythe, D.K., Dobinson, A., McQuillin, R., Brewer, J.A., Matthews, D.H., Blundell, D.J. and Kelk, B. 1982. Deep structure of the Scottish Caledonides revealed by the MOIST reflection profile. Nature 299, 338-340. pdf

10 Smythe, D.K. 1983. Faeroe-Shetland Escarpment and continental margin north of the Faeroes. In Bott, M.H.P. et al. (eds.) Structure and development of the Greenland-Scotland Ridge, 109-119, Plenum, New York. pdf

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11 Smythe, D.K., Chalmers, J.A., Skuce, A.G., Dobinson, A. and Mould, A.S. 1983. Early opening history of the North Atlantic - I. Structure and origin of the Faeroe-Shetland Escarpment. Geophys. J. R. Astron. Soc. 72, 373-398. pdf

12 Russell, M.J. and Smythe, D.K. 1983. Origin of the Oslo Graben in relation to the Hercynian-Alleghenian orogeny and lithospheric rifting in the North Atlantic. Tectonophysics 94, 457-472. pdf

13 Chesher, J.A., Smythe, D.K. and Bishop, P. 1983. The geology of the Minches, Inner Sound and Sound of Raasay. Rep. Inst. Geol. Sci. No. 83-6, 29 pp. pdf

14 Brewer, J.A., Matthews, D.H., Warner, M.R., Hall, J., Smythe, D.K. and Whittington, R. 1983. BIRPS deep seismic reflection studies of the British Caledonides. Nature 305, 206-210. pdf

15 Hughes, V.J., White, R.S., Jones, E.J.W., Matthews, D.H., Brewer, J.A. and Smythe, D.K. 1983. A wide-angle seismic profile. In Bally, A.W. (ed.) Seismic Expression of Structural Styles. Am. Assoc. Pet. Geol. Studies in Geology Series no. 15,3, 3.2.1-23-28.

16 Brewer, J.A. and Smythe, D.K. 1983. The Moine and Outer Isles Seismic Traverse (MOIST). In Bally, A.W. (ed.) Seismic Expression of Structural Styles. Am. Assoc. Pet. Geol. Studies in Geology Series No. 15., 1.5-6 - 1.5-11.

17 Brewer, J.A. and Smythe, D.K. 1984. MOIST and the continuity of crustal reflector geometry along the Caledonian-Appalachian orogen. J. Geol. Soc. 121, 105-120. pdf

18 Gatliff, R.W., Hitchen, K., Ritchie, J.D. and Smythe, D.K. 1984. Internal structure of the Erlend Tertiary volcanic complex, north of Shetland, revealed by seismic reflection. J. Geol. Soc. 141, 555-562. pdf

19 Smythe, D.K. 1984. Discussion on thrust tectonics of S Devon. J. Geol. Soc. 141, 593-594. pdf

20 Brewer, J.A. and Smythe, D.K. 1986. Deep structure of the foreland to the Caledonian orogen, NW Scotland: results of the BIRPS WINCH profile. Tectonics 5, 171-194. pdf

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21 Beamish, D. and Smythe, D.K. 1986. Geophysical images of the deep crust : the Iapetus suture. J. Geol. Soc. 143, 489-497. pdf

22 Smythe, D.K., 1987. Deep seismic reflection profiling of the Lewisian foreland. In Park, R G and Tarney, J. (eds) Evolution of the Lewisian and comparable Precambrian high-grade terrains, Geol. Soc. Spec. Publ. 27, 193-203. pdf

23 Morton, A.C., Dixon, J.E., Fitton, J.G., Macintyre, R.M., Smythe, D.K. and Taylor, P.N. 1988. Early Tertiary volcanic rocks in well 163/6-1A, Rockall Trough. In Morton, A.C. and Parson. L. (eds), Early Tertiary volcanism and the opening of the NE Atlantic, Geol. Soc. Spec. Publ. 39, 293-308. pdf

24 Smythe, D.K., 1989. Rockall Trough - Cretaceous or Late Palaeozoic? Scott. J. Geol. 25, 5-43. pdf

25 Doody, J.J, Smythe, D.K. and Watts, D.R. 1993. Geophysical investigation of the Blane Valley Pleistocene deposits. Scot. J. Geol. 29, 201-204. pdf

26 McGill, R.A.R., Darby, D., Doody, J.J. and Smythe, D.K. 1994. Geophysical surveys of the East Kirkton Limestone, Viséan, West Lothian, Scotland. Trans R Soc Edinburgh: Earth Sci. 84, 197-202. pdf

27 Smythe, D.K. 1994. Geophysical evidence for ultrawide dykes of the late Carboniferous quartz-dolerite swarm of northern Britain. Geophys. J. Int. 119, 20-30. pdf

28 Smythe, D.K., Smithson, S.B. Gillen, C., Humphreys, C., Kristoffersen, Y., Karaev, N.A., Garipov V.Z., Pavlenkova,.N.I. and the Kola-92 Working Group 1994. Project images crust, collects seismic data in world’s largest borehole. EOS Trans. Am. Geophys. Union 75, 473-476. pdf

29 Smythe, D.K., Russell, M.J. and Skuce, A.G. 1995. Intra-continental rifting inferred from the major late Carboniferous quartz-dolerite dyke swarm of NW Europe. Scott. J. Geol. 31, 151-162. pdf

30 Haszeldine, R. S. and Smythe, D. K. (editors) 1996. Radioactive waste disposal at Sellafield, UK: site selection, geological and engineering problems. University of Glasgow 1996, 520 pp. [Pages 207-488, the evidence presented by Friends of the Earth Ltd to the Sellafield Planning Inquiry, are online here].

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31 Haszeldine, R. S. and D K Smythe, D. K. 1996. Overview of the site selection, geological and engineering problems facing radioactive waste disposal at Sellafield, UK. In Haszeldine, R.S. & Smythe, D.K. (eds), Radioactive waste disposal at Sellafield, UK: site selection, geological and engineering problems, University of Glasgow 1996, pp. 1-3.

32 Smythe, D. K. 1996. The 3-D structural geology of the PRZ. Proof of Evidence. In Haszeldine, R.S. & Smythe, D.K. (eds), Radioactive waste disposal at Sellafield, UK: site selection, geological and engineering problems, University of Glasgow 1996, pp. 237-265. pdf [originally Proof of Evidence for Friends of the Earth, 1996]

33 Smythe, D. K. 1996. The 3-D structural geology of the PRZ. Supplementary proof of evidence. In Haszeldine, R.S. & Smythe, D.K. (eds), Radioactive waste disposal at Sellafield, UK: site selection, geological and engineering problems, University of Glasgow 1996, pp. 267-277. pdf  [originally Supplementary Proof of Evidence for Friends of the Earth, 1996]

34 Carr, B.J., Smithson, S.B., Karaev, N., Ronin, A., Garipov, V., Kristofferson, Y., Digranes, P., Smythe, D. and Gillen, C. 1996. Vertical seismic profile results from the Kola Superdeep Borehole, Russia. Tectonophysics, 264, 295-307. pdf

35 Haszeldine, R.S. & Smythe, D.K. 1997. Why was Sellafield rejected as a disposal site for radioactive waste? Geoscientist, 7(7), 18-20, July 1997. pdf

36 K. Aric, A. Adam, and D. K. Smythe, 1997. Combined seismic and magnetotelluric imaging of upper crystalline crust in the Southern Bohemian Massif. First Break 15 (8), 265-271. pdf

37 Aric, K., Gutdeutsch, R., Heinz, H., Meurers, B., Seiberl, W., Adam, A. and Smythe, D. 1997. Geophysical investigations in the Southern Bohemian Massif. Jahrbuch der Geologischen Bundesanstalt, 140, 9-28. pdf

38 Qin, S. and Smythe, D.K. 1998. Filtering vibroseis data in the pre-correlation domain. Geophysical Prospecting, 46, 303-322. pdf

39 Ganchin, Y. V., Smithson, S. B., Morozov, I. B., Smythe, D.K., Garipov, V. Z., Karaev, N. A. and Kristofferson, Y. 1998. Seismic studies around the Kola Superdeep Borehole, Russia. Tectonophysics 288, 1-16. pdf

40 Couples, G.D., McKeown, C., Haszeldine, R.S. and Smythe, D.K. 1998. The role of academic environmental geoscientists in radioactive waste disposal assessment. In Doyle, P. and Bennett, M.R.(eds), Issues in environmental geology: a British perspective, 243-276. pdf

41 Smythe, D.K., Zaleski, E., Eaton, D.W., Milkereit, B., Roberts, B., Salisbury, M. and Petrie, L. 1998. Seismic reflections from subvertical diabase dikes in an Archean terrane: Comment and Reply. Geology 26, 574-575. pdf

42 Larter, R.D., King, E.C., Leat, P.T., Reading, A.M., Smellie, J.L., and Smythe, D.K. 1998. South Sandwich slices reveal much about arc structure, geodynamics and composition. EOS Trans. Am. Geophys. Union 79, 281-285. pdf

42       43 Vanneste, L.E., Larter, R.D. and Smythe, D.K. 2002. Slice of intraoceanic arc: Insights from the first multichannel seismic reflection profile across the South Sandwich island arc. Geology 30, 819-822. pdf

43       44 Larter, R.D., Vanneste, L.E., Morris, P. and Smythe, D.K. 2003. Structure and tectonic evolution of the South Sandwich arc. In Larter, R.D and Leat, P.T., Intra-oceanic subduction systems: tectonic and magmatic processes. Geol. Soc. London Spec. Publ. 219, 255-284. pdf

 

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