Publications

AUGURY publications

Coltice, N., Gérault, M., & Ulvrová, M. (2017). A mantle convection perspective on global tectonics. Earth-Science Reviews, 165, 120-150.

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Mallard, C., Coltice, N., Seton, M., Müller, R.D., Tackley, P.J. (2016), Subduction controls the distribution and fragmentation of Earth’s tectonic plates. Nature 535, 140–143.

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Bocher, M., Coltice, N., Fournier, A. & Tackley, P.J. (2016). A sequential data assimilation approach for the joint reconstruction of mantle convection and surface tectonics. Geophysical Journal International 204, 200-214.

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Bello, L., Coltice, N., Tackley, P. J., R.D. M¨uller, J. Cannon (2015). Assessing the role of slab rheology in coupled plate-mantle convection models. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 430, 191-201.

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Rey, P.F., Coltice, N., & Flament, N. (2014). Spreading continents kick-started plate tectonics. Nature 513, 405.

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Bello, L., Coltice, N., Rolf, T., & Tackley, P. J. (2014). On the predictability limit of convection models of the Earth’s mantle. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems.

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Pre-AUGURY publications

Coltice, N., Rolf, T., Tackley, P. J., & Labrosse, S. (2012). Dynamic causes of the relation between area and age of the ocean floor. Science, 336(6079), 335-338.

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Rolf, T., Coltice, N., & Tackley, P. J. (2012). Linking continental drift, plate tectonics and the thermal state of the Earth’s mantle. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 351, 134-146.

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Coltice, N., Seton, M., Rolf, T., Müller, R. D., & Tackley, P. J. (2013). Convergence of tectonic reconstructions and mantle convection models for significant fluctuations in seafloor spreading. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 383, 92-100.

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Coltice, N., Rolf, T., & Tackley, P. J. (2014). Seafloor spreading evolution in response to continental growth. Geology, G35062-1.

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Rolf, T., Coltice, N., & Tackley, P. J. (2014). Statistical cyclicity of the supercontinent cycle. Geophysical Research Letters, 41(7), 2351-2358.

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