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Nick Petford

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1992 …2019
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Research Output 1992 2019

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2013

Application of Information Theory to the Formation of Granitic Rocks

Petford, N., Clemens, J. D. & Vigneresse, J-L., 9 Sep 2013, Granite: From Segregation of Melt to Emplacement Fabrics . p. 3-10 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

Numerical analysis of separation and mixing dynamics in multiphase granular systems

Rushmer, T., Tordesillas, A., Walker, D. M. & Petford, N., 2013, AIP Conference Proceedings. p. 751-754 4 p. (AIP Conference Proceedings; vol. 1542).

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Porous Media Flow in Granitoid Magmas: An Assessment

Petford, N., 11 Mar 2013, Flow and Creep in the Solar System: Observations, Modeling and Theory. Springer Netherlands, p. 261-286 26 p. (Flow and Creep in the Solar System: Observations, Modeling and Theory).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

2012

Meeting Society's Demand for Energy

Petford, N., 17 Feb 2012, Global Environmental Issues, Second Edition. John Wiley and Sons, p. 167-200 34 p. (Global Environmental Issues, Second Edition).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

2011

An exploratory qualitative study on perceptions about mosquito bed nets in the Niger Delta: What are the barriers to sustained use?

Galvin, K. T., Petford, N., Ajose, F. & Davies, D., 6 Apr 2011, Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare. Dove Medical Press Ltd., p. 73-83 11 p. (Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare; vol. 4).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Mosquito Nets
Niger
Malaria
Nigeria
Weather
2010

On the economics and social typology of volcano tourism with special reference to Montserrat, West Indies

Petford, N., Fletcher, J. & Morakabati, Y., 30 Apr 2010, Volcano and Geothermal Tourism: Sustainable Geo-Resources for Leisure and Recreation. Earthscan, p. 85-93 9 p. (Volcano and Geothermal Tourism: Sustainable Geo-Resources for Leisure and Recreation).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

2009

A knowledge management case study in partnership and relationship impact: Towards a first class third sector

Manville, G., Polkinghorne, M. & Petford, N., 2009, Proceedings of the European Conference on Knowledge Management, ECKM. p. 511-519 9 p. (Proceedings of the European Conference on Knowledge Management, ECKM; vol. 2).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

Knowledge management
Third sector
Knowledge transfer
England
Organizational effectiveness

Which effective viscosity?

Petford, N., 2009, Mineralogical Magazine. p. 167-191 25 p. (Mineralogical Magazine; vol. 73).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

viscosity
magma
rheology
oil
melt
2008

Using a balanced scorecard approach to enhance the management of knowledge transfer partnerships

Polkinghorne, M., Manville, G. & Petford, N., 2008, Proceedings of the European Conference on Knowledge Management, ECKM. p. 667-674 8 p. (Proceedings of the European Conference on Knowledge Management, ECKM).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

Balanced score card
Knowledge transfer
Intellectual capital
Audit
Methodology
2007

Deformation-induced mechanical instabilities at the core-mantle boundary

Petford, N., Rushmer, T. & Yuen, D. A., 2007, Geophysical Monograph Series. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 271-287 17 p. (Geophysical Monograph Series; vol. 174).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

core-mantle boundary
outer core
mantle
mantle plume
geodynamics

Dyke widths and ascent rates of silicic magmas on Venus

Petford, N., 19 Nov 2007, Special Paper 350: The Fourth Hutton Symposium on the Origin of Granites and Related Rocks. Geological Society of America, p. 87-95 9 p. (Special Paper 350: The Fourth Hutton Symposium on the Origin of Granites and Related Rocks).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

Venus
dike
melt
dome
viscosity
2006

Changing sources of magma generation beneath intra-oceanic island arcs: An insight from the juvenile Kohistan island arc, Pakistan Himalaya

Bignold, S. M., Treloar, P. J. & Petford, N., 30 Sep 2006, Chemical Geology. p. 46-74 29 p. (Chemical Geology; vol. 233).

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Pakistan
Islands
Freezing
Decompression
India
2005

Fe-liquid segregation in deforming planetesimals: Coupling Core-Forming compositions with transport phenomena

Rushmer, T., Petford, N., Humayun, M. & Campbell, A. J., 15 Nov 2005, Earth and Planetary Science Letters. p. 185-202 18 p. (Earth and Planetary Science Letters; vol. 239).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

Metals
Porosity
Silicates
Freezing
Meteoroids
1998

Self-organisation and fracture connectivity in rapidly heated continental crust

Petford, N. & Curt Koenders, M. A., 1 Sep 1998, Journal of Structural Geology. Elsevier Ltd, Vol. 20. p. 1425-1434 10 p. (Journal of Structural Geology; vol. 20).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

self organization
continental crust
connectivity
fracture network
melt
1996

Na-rich partial melts from newly underplated basaltic crust: The Cordillera Blanca Batholith, Peru

Petford, N. & Atherton, M., 1996, Journal of Petrology. Oxford University Press, p. 1491-1521 31 p. (Journal of Petrology; vol. 37).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

Open Access
batholith
cordillera
melt
crust
Miocene
1994

The ascent of felsic magmas in dykes

Petford, N., Lister, J. R. & Kerr, R. C., 1 Mar 1994, LITHOS. p. 161-168 8 p. (LITHOS; vol. 32).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

dike
magma
solidification
country rock
viscosity

The ascent of felsic magmas in dykes Crustal anatexis and ascent of felsic magmas

Petford, N., Lister, J. R., Kerr, R. C. & Brown, M. ., 1994, 29th international geological congress. p. 161-168 8 p. (29th international geological congress; vol. 32).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

anatexis
dike
magma
solidification
country rock
1992

Granitoid emplacement and deformation along a major crustal lineament: The Cordillera Blanca, Peru

Petford, N. & Atherton, M. P., 30 Apr 1992, Tectonophysics. p. 171-185 15 p. (Tectonophysics; vol. 205).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

lineament
granitoid
cordillera
emplacement
batholith