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Geological

  • Barrie, C. D., Pearce, M. A. & Boyle, A. P., 2011. Reconstructing the pyrite deformation mechanism map. Ore Geology Reviews, 39(4), 265-276.
  • Stowell, H., Zuluaga, C., Boyle, A. & Bulman, G., 2011. Garnet sector and oscillatory zoning linked with changes in crystal morphology during rapid growth, North Cascades, Washington. American Mineralogist, 96(8-9), 1354-1362.
  • Barrie, C., Cook, N. & Boyle, A., 2010. Textural variation in the pyrite-rich ore deposits of the Røros district, Trondheim Region, Norway: implications for pyrite deformation mechanisms. Mineralium Deposita, 45(1), 51-68.
  • Barrie, C. D., Boyle, A. P. & Salter, M., 2009. How low can you go? - Extending downwards the limits of plastic deformation in pyrite. Mineralogical Magazine, 73(6), 895-913.
  • Barrie, C. D., Boyce, A. J., Boyle, A. P., Williams, P. J., Blake, K., Ogawara, T., Akai, J. & Prior, D. J., 2009. Growth controls in colloform pyrite. American Mineralogist, 94, 415-429.
  • Barrie, C. D., Boyce, A. J., Boyle, A. P., Williams, P. J., Blake, K., Wilkinson, J. J., Lowther, M., McDermott, P. & Prior, D. J., 2009. On the growth of colloform textures: a case study of sphalerite from the Galmoy ore body, Ireland. Journal of the Geological Society, 166(3), 563-582.
  • Barrie, C. D., Boyle, A. P., Cook, N. J. & Prior, D. J., 2010. Pyrite deformation textures in the massive sulfide ore deposits of the Norwegian Caledonides. Tectonophysics, 483(3-4), 269-286.
  • Barrie, C. D., Boyle, A. P., Cox, S. F. & Prior, D. J., 2008. Slip systems and critical resolved shear stress in pyrite: an electron backscatter diffraction (EBSD) investigation. Mineralogical Magazine, 72, 1181-1199.
  • Barrie, C. D., Boyle, A. P. & Prior, D. J., 2007. An analysis of the microstructures developed in experimentally deformed polycrystalline pyrite and minor sulphide phases using electron backscatter diffraction. Journal of Structural Geology, 29(9), 1494-1511.
  • Barrie, C. D., Boyle, A. P., Prior, D. J., Boyce, A. J. & Wilkinson, J. J., 2007. Characterisation of colloform layering in primary sulphides using electron backscatter diffraction and S isotope studies. In: Proceedings of the Ninth Biennial SGA Meeting: Digging Deeper (ed Andrew, C. J. e. a.), pp. 331-334, Irish Association for Economic Geology, Dublin, Ireland
  • .Boyle, A. P., Barrie, C. D. & Prior, D. J., 2007. Implications of electron backscatter diffraction study for interpretation of common sulphide mineral textures. In: Proceedings of the Ninth Biennial SGA Meeting: Digging Deeper (ed Andrew, C. J. e. a.), pp. 87-90, Irish Association for Economic Geology, Dublin, Ireland.
  • Rahimi-Chakdel, A., Boyle, A. P. & Prior, D. J., 2006. Quartz deformation mechanisms during Barrovian metamorphism: Implications from crystallographic orientation of different generations of quartz in pelites. Tectonophysics, 427(1-4), 15-34.
  • Ohfuji, H., Boyle, A. P., Prior, D. J. & Rickard, D., 2005. Structure of framboidal pyrite: an electron backscatter diffraction study. American Mineralogist, 90, 1693-1704.
  • Freitag, K., Boyle, A. P., Nelson, E., Hitzman, M., Churchill, J. & Lopez-Pedrosa, M., 2004. The use of electron backscatter diffraction and orientation contrast imaging as tools for sulphide textural studies: example from the Greens Creek deposit (Alaska). Mineralium Deposita, 39, 103-113.
  • Boyle, A. P., Freitag, K., Nelson, E., Hitzman, M., Churchill, J. & Lopez-Pedrosa, M., 2003. Insights into pyrite microstructural development from use of electron backscatter diffraction to investigate the Green's Creek sulphide deposit (Alaska). Applied Earth Science (Trans. Inst. Min. Metall. B) , 112 , 179-180.
  • Homam, S. M., Boyle, A. P. & Atherton, M. P., 2002. Syn- to post-kinematic fibrolite-biotite intergrowths in the Ardara aureole, NW Ireland. Journal of Sciences, Islamic Republic of Iran , 13 , 327-337.
  • Al-Saleh, A. M. & Boyle, A. P., 2001. Neoproterozoic ensialic back-arc spreading in the eastern Arabian Shield: geochemical evidence from the Halaban Ophiolite. African Journal of Earth Sciences , 33 (1), 1-15.
  • Al-Saleh, A. M. & Boyle, A. P., 2001. Structural rejuvenation of the Eastern Arabian Shield during continental collision: 40 Ar/ 39 Ar evidence from the Ar Ridayniyah ophiolitic mélange. African Journal of Earth Sciences , 33 (1), 135-141.
  • Bartozzi, M., Boyle, A. P. & Prior, D., J., 2000. Automated grain boundary detection and classification in orientation contrast images. Journal of Structural Geology , 22 , 1569-1579.
  • Prior, D. J., Boyle, A. P., Brenker, F., Cheadle, M. C., Day, A., Lopez, G., Potts, G. J., Reddy, S. M., Spiess, R., Trimby, P. W., Wheeler, J. & Zetterström, L., 1999. The application of Electron Backscatter Diffraction and Orientation Contrast Imaging in the SEM to textural problems in rocks. American Mineralogist , 84 , 1741-1759.
  • Prior, D. J., Boyle, A. P., Brenker, F., Harte, B., Speiss, R., Weber, U. & Wheeler, J., 1998. The hidden life of garnet. EOS (Transactions of the American Geophysical Union) , 79 , S356.
  • Boyle, A. P., Prior, D. J., Banham, M. H. & Timms, N. E., 1998. Plastic deformation of metamorphic pyrite: new evidence from electron-backscatter diffraction and forescatter orientation-contrast imaging. Mineralium Deposita , 34 , 71-81.
  • Al-Saleh, A. M., Boyle, A. P. & Mussett, A. E., 1998. Metamorphism and 40 Ar/ 39 Ar dating of the Halaban Ophiolite and associated units: evidence for two-stage orogenesis in the eastern Arabian Shield. Journal of the Geological Society, London , 155 , 165-175.
  • Westhead, R. K. & Boyle, A. P., 1995. Petrographic evidence of diachronous metamorphism of the Skaiti Supergroup, Köli Nappe Complex, Arctic Scandinavian Caledonides. Geological Journal , 30 , 373-383.
  • Boyle, A. P., Burton, K. W. & Westhead, R. K., 1994. Diachronous burial and exhumation of a single tectonic unit during collision orogenesis (Sulitjelma, Central Scandinavian Caledonides). Geology , 22 , 1043-46.
  • Cook, N. J., Halls, C. & Boyle, A. P., 1993. Deformation and metamorphism of massive sulphides at Sulitjelma, Norway. Mineralogical Magazine , 57 , 67-81.
  • Boyle, A. P. & Westhead, R. K., 1992. Metamorphic peak geothermobarometry in the Furulund Group, Sulitjelma, Scandinavian Caledonides - implications for uplift. Journal of Metamorphic Geology , 10 , 615-626.
  • Boyle, A. P. & Dawes, I. P., 1991. Contrasted metamorphic and structural evolutions across a major ductile/brittle displacement zone in NW Connemara, western Ireland. Geologische Rundschau , 80 , 459-480.
  • Boyle, A. P., 1991. Simultaneous solution of geobarometers and geothermometers using a micro-computer spreadsheet. Computers and Geosciences , 17 (10), 1473-1479.
  • Boyle, A. P. & Westhead, R. K., 1991. Geochemistry of Ordovician Köli Group basalts associated with Besshi-type Cu-Zn deposits from the southern Trondheim and Sulitjelma mining districts of Norway - Comment. Mineralium Deposita , 26 , 239-241.
  • Boyle, A. P., 1989. The geochemistry of the Sulitjelma ophiolite and associated basic volcanics: tectonic implications. In: The Caledonide Geology of Scandinavia (ed Gayer, R. A.), pp. 153-163, Graham & Trottman, London.
  • Burton, K. W., Boyle, A. P., Kirk, W. L. & Mason, R., 1989. Pressure, temperature and structural evolution of the Sulitjelma fold-nappe, central Scandinavian Caledonides. In: Evolution of Metamorphic Belts (eds Daly, J. S., Cliff, R. A. & Yardley, B. W. D.) Geological Society Special Publication No. 43 , pp. 391-411, Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxford.
  • Boyle, A. P., 1988. Reply to discussion of 'A model for stratigraphic and metamorphic inversions at Sulitjelma, Central Scandes' by R. Findlay. Geological Magazine , 125 , 653-657.
  • Boyle, A. P., 1987. A model for stratigraphic and metamorphic inversions at Sulitjelma, central Scandes. Geological Magazine , 124 , 451-466.
  • Boyle, A. P., McCarthy, P. J. & Stewart, D., 1987. Geochemical control of saxicolous lichen colonisation on basic igneous rocks, Letterfrack, Connemara, Western Ireland. Lichenologist , 19 , 307-317.
  • Boyle, A. P., 1986. Metamorphism of basic and pelitic rocks at Sulitjelma, Central Scandes. Lithos , 19 , 113-28.
  • Boyle, A. P., Mason, R. & Hansen, T. S., 1985. A new tectonic perspective of the Sulitjelma Region. In: The Caledonide Orogen - Scandinavia and Related Areas (eds Gee, D. G. & Sturt, B. A.), pp. 529-541, Wiley, Chichester.
  • Boyle, A. P., 1980. The Sulitjelma amphibolites, Norway: part of a Lower Palaeozoic ophiolite complex? In: Ophiolites: Proceedings International Ophiolite Symposium, Cyprus, 1979 (ed Panayiotou, A.), pp. 567-575, Cyprus Geological Survey Department, Nicosia.
  • Boyle, A. P., Griffiths, A. J. & Mason, R., 1979. Stratigraphical inversion in the Sulitjelma area, Central Scandinavian Caledonides. Geological Magazine , 116 , 393-402.

Pedagogical

  • Boyle, A. P., Prior, D. J. & Heath, A. E., 2010. Using portfolio assessment to engage Level 1 Geoscience students in their subject and to develop their learning skills. Planet, 23, 12-15.
  • Boyle, A. P., Ryan, P. & Stokes, A., 2009. External drivers for changing fieldwork practices and provision in the UK and Ireland. In: Field Geology Education: Historical Perspectives and Modern Approaches (eds Whitmeyer, S. J., Mogk, D. W. & Pyle, E. J.), pp. 313-322, Geological Society of America Special Paper 461, Denver.
  • Stokes, A. & Boyle, A. P., 2009. The undergraduate geoscience field work experience: Influencing factors and implications for learning. In: Field Geology Education: Historical Perspectives and Modern Approaches (eds Whitmeyer, S. J., Mogk, D. W. & Pyle, E. J.), pp. 291-312, Geological Society of America Special Paper 461, Denver.
  • Boyle, A. P., Kokelaar, B. P. & Williams, M., 2008. Raising Earth Science awareness amongst Year 11 & 12 school students. Planet, 19, 15-20.
  • Boyle, A. P., 2007. The affective domain - report on a workshop at Carleton College. Planet, 18, 49-50.
  • Boyle, A. P., 2007. Using Alignment and Reflection to Improve Student Learning. Elements, 3(2), 113-117.
  • Boyle, A. P., Maguire, S., Martin, A., Milsom, C., Nash, R., Rawlinson, S., Turner, A., Wurthmann, S. & Conchie, S., 2007. Fieldwork is good: the student perception and the affective domain. Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 31, 299-317.
  • Boyle, A. P., Potts, G. J., Williams, M. & Williams, T. J. P., 2006. Preliminary report on studio teaching in Earth Sciences: a way to improve students' problem-solving abilities? Planet, 17, 34-36.
  • Truscott, J. B., Boyle, A. P., Burkill, S., Libarkin, J. C. & Lonsdale, J., 2006. The concept of time: can it be fully realised and taught? Planet, 17, 21-23.
  • Hughes, P. & Boyle, A. P., 2005. Assessment in the Earth Sciences, Environmental Sciences and Environmental Studies. GEES, Plymouth.
  • Boyle, A. P., 2004. Investigating the student experience of field work. In: On the Cutting Edge - Professional Development for Geoscience Faculty, Carleton College, USA.
  • Boyle, A. P. & Paul, C. R. C., 2004. Use of the TRIADS assessment system to deliver and improve mineralogy tests at Liverpool University. In: Advances in Computer Aided Assessment (eds O'Hare, D. & Mackenzie, D. M.), pp. 77-91, Staff and Educational Development Association Ltd, Birmingham, UK.
  • Boyle, A. P., Russell, T., Smith, S. & Varga-Atkins, T., 2004. The eLearning Place: progress report on a complete system for learning and assessment. In: 8th International CAA Conference (ed Ashby, M.), pp. 71-77, University of Loughborough.
  • Mackenzie, D. M., O'Hare, D., Paul, C. R. C., Boyle, A. P., Edwards, D. J., Williams, D. & Wilkins, H., 2004. Assessment for Learning: the TRIADS Assessment of Learning Outcomes Project and the development of a pedagogically-friendly computer-based assessment system. In: Advances in Computer Aided Assessment (eds O'Hare, D. & Mackenzie, D. M.), pp. 11-24, Staff and Educational Development Association Ltd, Birmingham, UK.
  • Boyle, A. P., 2003. Reflection, alignment and mineralogy. Planet, Special Edition 5, 62-65.
  • Boyle, A. P., Conchie, S., Maguire, S., Martin, A., Milsom, C., Nash, R., Rawlinson, S., Turner, A. & Wurthmann, S., 2003. Fieldwork is good? The student experience of field courses. Planet, Special Edition 5, 48-51.
  • Boyle, A. P., 2002. A reflective study on the use of CAA to test knowledge and understanding of mineralogy. In: 6th International CAA Conference (ed Danson, M.), pp. 51-62, University of Loughborough.
  • Hatton, S., Wooff, C., Byrne, S. & Boyle, A. P., 2002. The use of PGP to provide secure email delivery of CAA results. In: 6th International CAA Conference (ed Danson, M.), pp. 151-162, University of Loughborough.
  • Boyle, A. P., Edwards, D. J., Mackenzie, D. M., Mills, B., O'Hare, D., Morris, E. C., Paul, C. R. C., Wilkins, H. & Williams, D. W., 2000. Developments in on-line assessment - experiences and evaluation of using TRIADS and its potential for assessment in Electrical Engineering. International Journal of Electrical Engineering Education , 37 (1), 74-85.
  • Edwards, D. & Boyle, A. P., 1999. Evaluation: the TRIADS experience. FDTL/TLTP Projects News Bulletin , 2 , 2-3.
  • Boyle, A. P. & Paul, C. R. C., 1998. Benchmarking subject learning outcomes: Earth Science case study. In: Pilot Studies in benchmarking assessment practice (ed Jackson, N. J.), pp. 62-66, Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education, London.
  • Paul, C. R. C. & Boyle, A. P., 1998. Computer-based assessment in palaeontology. In: Computer-assisted assessment in science education: case studies in science and computing (eds Charman, D. & Elmes, A.), pp. 51-56, University of Plymouth.
  • Boyle, A. P., Bryon, D. N. & Paul, C. R. C., 1997. Computer-based learning and assessment: a palaeontological case study with outcomes and implications. Computers and Geosciences , 23 (5), 573-580.
  • Boyle, A. P., Paul, C. R. C. & Bryon, D. N., 1996. Using UKESCC products at the University of Liverpool. Earth Science Courseware Newsletter , 4 , 8-11.
  • Bryon, D. N., Atherton, M. P., Boyle, A. P. & Wheeler, J., 1996. Phase Diagrams in Igneous Systems, United Kingdom Earth Sciences Courseware Consortium: Module 15, Manchester, U.K.
  • Bryon, D. N., Boyle, A. P. & Sowerbutts, W. T., 1995. Courseware development using Authorware Professional. In: Fourth Annual Conference on Multimedia in Education and Industry , Association For Applied Interactive Multimedia, Asheville, North Carolina, USA.
  • Boyle, A. P., 1995. The STATE OF PLAY: CAL in GEOLOGY - University of Liverpool. GeOcal , 13 , 6-7.
  • Bryon, D. N. & Boyle, A. P., 1994. Petrogenesis of Granitic Rocks, United Kingdom Earth Sciences Courseware Consortium: Module 11, Manchester, U.K.
  • Bryon, D. N., Boyle, A. P. & Sowerbutts, W. T., 1994. Interactive computer-aided learning in Earth Sciences. In: Third Annual Conference on Multimedia in Education and Industry (ed Helms, C.), pp. 195, Association For Applied Interactive Multimedia, Charleston, South Carolina, USA.

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