Glarus Thrust with Martinsloch seen from SE
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Bas den Brok

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25. Mvondo Ondoa, J., Mvondo, H., den Brok, B. (2008) Pan-African tectonics in northwestern Cameroon: Implication for the history of western Gondwana. Gondwana Research, Comment, in press. doi: 10.1016/

24. Gasser, D., den Brok, B. (2008) Tectonic evolution of the Engi Slates, Glarus Alps, Switzerland. Swiss Journal of Earth Sciences 101, 311322, doi:10.1007/s00015-008-1258-0 Open Access

23. Vernooij, M.G.C., den Brok, B., Kunze, K. (2006) Development of crystallographic preferred orientations by nucleation and growth of new grains in experimentally deformed quartz single crystals Tectonophysics 427 (1-4), 35-53 doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2006.06.008

22. Vernooij, M.G.C., Kunze, K., den Brok, B. (2006) "Brittle" shear zones in experimentally deformed quartz single crystals. Journal of Structural Geology 28(7), 1292-1306 doi:10.1016/j.jsg.2006.03.018

21. Bisschop, J., den Brok, B, Miletich, R. (2005) Brittle deformation of quartz in a diamond anvil cell. Journal of Structural Geology 27(6), 943-947 doi:10.1016/j.jsg.2005.03.001

20. Mvondo, H., den Brok, S.W.J., Mvondo Ondoa, J. (2003) Evidence for symmetric extension and exhumation of the Yaounde Nappe (Pan African Fold Belt, Cameroon). Journal of African Earth Sciences 36(3), 215-231 doi:10.1016/S0899-5362(03)00017-4

19. den Brok, S.W.J., Zahid, M., Morel, J. (2002) In situ experimental study of roughness development at a stressed solid/fluid interface. In: de Meer, S., Drury, M.R., de Bresser, J.H.P., Pennock, G.M. (eds) Deformation Mechanisms, Rheology and Tectonics: Current Status and Future Perspectives. Geological Society, London, Special Publications 200, 73-83 View at Publisher || PDF

18. MOREL, J., DEN BROK, S.W.J.(2001): Increase in dissolution rate of sodium chlorate induced by elastic strain. Journal of Crystal Growth 222, 637-644 doi:10.1016/S0022-0248(00)00931-3

17. DEN BROK, S.W.J., J. MOREL (2001): The effect of elastic strain on the microstructure of free surfaces of stressed minerals in contact with an aqueous solution. Geophysical Research Letters 28, 603-606 View at Publisher

16. BONS, P.D., DEN BROK, S.W.J. (2000) Crystallographic preferred orientation development by dissolution precipitation creep. Journal of Structural Geology 22, 1713-1722 doi:10.1016/S0191-8141(00)00075-4

15. DEN BROK, S.W.J., M. ZAHID, C.W. PASSCHIER (1999): Pressure solution compaction of NaClO3 and implications for pressure solution in NaCl. Tectonophysics 307, 297-312 doi:10.1016/S0040-1951(99)00103-1

14. DEN BROK, S.W.J., M. ZAHID, C.W. PASSCHIER (1999): Stress induced grain boundary migration in very soluble brittle salt. Journal of Structural Geology 21, 147-151 doi:10.1016/S0191-8141(98)00112-6

13. DEN BROK, S.W.J., M. ZAHID, C.W. PASSCHIER (1998): Cataclastic solution creep of very soluble brittle salt as a rock analogue. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 163, 83-95 doi:10.1016/S0012-821X(98)00177-0

12. DEN BROK, S.W.J. (1998): Effect of microcracking on pressure solution strain rate: the Gratz grain boundary model. Geology 26, 915-918 doi:10.1130/0091-7613(1998)026<0915:EOMOPS>2.3.CO;2

11. PASSCHIER, C.W., DEN BROK, S.W.J., VAN GOOL, J.A.M., MARKER, M., MANATSCHAL, G. (1998): A laterally constricted shear zone system - the Nordre Strømfjord steep belt, Nagssugtoqidian Orogen, West Greenland. Terra Nova 9, 199-202 doi:10.1111/j.1365-3121.1997.tb00012.x

10. DEN BROK, S.W.J., PASSCHIER, C.W., SIEBER, M. (1998): Fibre growth in wet salt aggregates in a temperature gradient field. Mineralogical Magazine 62(4), 527-532 View at IngentaConnect || View at Publisher || Abstract and some pictures

9. DEN BROK, S.W.J., SINTUBIN, M, VANDENBERGHE, N. (1997): Early "soft-sediment" and Late "hard-rock" Varsican deformation features in the Namurian strata at the Namur Citadelle (Belgium), Aardkundige Mededelingen 8, 69-72. || PDF

8. DEN BROK, S.W.J., DAVID, C., BERNABÉ, Y. (1997): Preparation of synthetic sandstones with variable cementation for studying the physical properties of granular rocks. Comptes Rendues de l'Academie des Sciences, Paris, Sciences de la terre et des planètes 325, 487-492 doi:10.1016/S1251-8050(97)89866-7

7. DRUGUET, E., PASSCHIER, C.W., CARRERAS, J., VICTOR, P., DEN BROK, S.W.J. (1996): Analysis of a complex high-strain zone with syntectonic emplacement of pegmatitic dykes in medium/high-grade micaschists at Cap de Creus, Spain, Tectonophysics, 280: 31-45 doi:10.1016/S0040-1951(97)00137-6

6. DEN BROK, S.W.J., KRÜHL, J.H. (1996): Ductility of garnet as an indicator of extremely high temperature deformation: Discussion, J. Struct. Geol., VOL 18, 1369-1373 doi:10.1016/S0191-8141(96)00064-8

5. DEN BROK, S.W.J. (1996): Influence of crystallographic orientation on pressure solution in quartzite, J. Struct. Geol., VOL 18, 859-860 doi:10.1016/S0191-8141(96)80018-6

4. DEN BROK, S.W.J., MEINECKE, J., RÖLLER, K. (1994): Fourier transform IR-determination of intragranular water content in quartzites experimentally deformed with and without added water in the ductile deformation field. Journal of Geophysical Research 99, 19821-19828 View at Publisher || PDF

3. DEN BROK, S.W.J., SPIERS, C.J. (1991) Experimental evidence for water weakening of quartzite by microracking plus solution-precipitation creep. Journal of the Geological Society, London, 148, 541-548 View at Publisher || PDF

2. KRIEGSMAN, L.M., AERDEN, D.G.A.M., BAKKER, R.J., DEN BROK, S.W.J., SCHUTJENS, P.M.T.M. (1989): Variscan tectonometamorphic evolution of the eastern Lys-Cailaouas massif, Central Pyrenees - evidence for late orogenic extension prior to peak metamorphism. Geologie en Mijnbouw 68, 323-333. || PDF

1. DEN BROK, S.W.J. (1989): Evidence for pre-Variscan deformation in the Lys-Caillaouas area, Central Pyrenees, France. Geologie en Mijnbouw 68, 377-380. || PDF

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