Volcanology academic publications from students and faculty at UEA:


Sheehan, F., Barclay, J. (2016) Staged storage and magma convection at Ambrym Volcano, Vanuatu: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research

Poulidis, A., Renfrew, I., Matthews, A. (2016) Thermally Induced Convective Circulation and Precipitation over an Isolated Volcano, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences 73: 1667-1886


Edmonds, M., Brett, A., Herd, R. A., Humphreys, M. C. S., Woods, A. (2015) Magnetite-bubble aggregates at mixing interfaces in andesite magma bodies in Geological Society Special Publication 410: 95-121

Barclay, J., Haynes, K., Houghton, B., David, J. (2015) Social Processes and Volcanic Risk Reduction, Encyclopaedia of Volcanology (2nd Edition) Elsevier:  1203–1214

Surl, L., Donohoue, D., Aiuppa, A., Bobrowski, N., von Glasow, R. (2015) Quantification of the depletion of ozone in the plume of Mount Etna, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 15: 2613-2628


Johnson, J. (2014) Seismic Anisotropy in Volcanic Regions Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg:  1-16

Hicks, A., Barclay, J., Simmons, P., Loughlin, S. (2014) An interdisciplinary approach to volcanic risk reduction under conditions of uncertainty: A case study of Tristan da Cunha  Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences (NHESS) 14: 1871-1887

Stone, J., Barclay, J., Simmons, P., Cole, P. D., Loughlin, S. C., Ramon, P., Mothes, P.(2014) Risk reduction through community-based monitoring: the vigías of Tungurahua, Ecuador, Journal of Applied Volcanology, 3

Hicks P.D., Cooker M.J., Matthews A.J., 2014: Saturation front evolution for liquid infiltration into a gas-filled porous medium with counter-current flow. Europ. J. Mech. – B/Fluids, 43, 202-215. doi:10.1016/j.euromechflu.2013.09.001

Preece, K., Gertisser, R., Barclay, J., Berlo, K., Herd, R.(2014) Pre- and syn-eruptive degassing and crystallisation processes of the 2010 and 2006 eruptions of Merapi volcano, Indonesia Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 168

Plail, M., Edmonds, M., Humphreys, M. C., Barclay, J., Herd, R. A. (2014) Geochemical evidence for relict degassing pathways preserved in andesite Earth and Planetary Science Letters 386: 21-33


Humphreys, M.C.S., Edmonds, M., Plail, M. Barclay, J. Parkes, D. and Christopher, T. 2013. A new method to quantify the real supply of mafic components to a hybrid andesite. Contribs Mieral Petrol. 165 (1), 191-215. doi:10.1007/s00410-012-0805-x


Hicks, A., Barclay, J., Mark, D.F. and Loughlin, S. 2012. Tristan da Cunha: constraining eruptive behaviour using the 40Ar/39Ar dating technique. Geology, 40 (8), 723-726. doi:10.1130/G33059.1

Darnell, A.R, Barclay, J., Herd, R.A., Phillips, J.C., Lovett, A.A., and Cole, P.D. 2012. An examination of geographical information system approaches for long-term hazard mapping of dilute lahars on Montserrat, West Indies. Bulletin of Volcanology, 74 (6), 1337-1353. doi:10.1007/s00445–012-0596-y


Gertisser, R, Charbonnier, SJ, Troll, VR, Keller, J, Preece, K, Chadwick, JP, Barclay, J and Herd, RA. 2011. Merapi (Java, Indonesia): anatomy of a killer volcano. Geology Today, 27 (2), 57-62. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2451.2011.00786.x


Barclay, J., Herd, R.A., Edwards, B., Kiddle, E., Plail, M. and Donovan, A. 2010. Caught in the act: implications for the increasing abundance of mafic enclaves during the eruption of the Soufriere Hills Volcano, Montserrat. Geophyscial Research Letters, 37 (19), L00E09. doi:10.1029/2010GL042509

Alexander, J., Barclay, J., Susnik, J, Herd, R.A., Loughlin, S.C., Darnell, A. and Crosweller, S. 2010. Sediment-charged flash floods on Montserrat: The influence of synchronous tephra fall and varying extent of vegetation damage. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 194 (4), 127-138. doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2010.05.002

Hicks, P.D., Matthews A.J. and Cooker M.J. 2010. Triggering of a volcanic dome collapse by rainwater infiltration. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth., 115 (B9)B09212, doi:10.1029/2009JB006831.

Vance, A., McGonigle, A. J. S., Aiuppa, A., Stith, J. L., Turnbull, K. and von GlasowR. 2010. Ozone depletion in tropospheric volcanic plumes, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L22802, doi:10.1029/2010GL044997

von Glasow R., 2010. Atmospheric chemistry in volcanic plumes, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sc., 107, 6594 – 6599, doi:10.1073/pnas.0913164107

Darnell, A., Lovett, A., Barclay, J., and Herd, R. 2010. An application-driven approach to terrain model construction. International Journal of Geographical Information Science. 24 (8), 1171-1191, doi:10.1080/13658810903318889

Nave, R., Vilardo, G., Isaia, R. and Barclay, J. 2010. Re-assessing volcanic hazard maps for improving volcanic risk communication: application to Stromboli active volcanic island (Italy). Journal of Maps, 260-269. doi:10.4113/jom.2010.1061

Brough, S., Barclay, J., Bescoby, D. and Andrews, J.E.A. 2010. Micro-tephra in the West Runton Freshwater Beds: preliminary results. Quaternary International, 228, 21-24, doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2008.07.011


von Glasow, R., Bobrowski, N., and Kern, C. 2009. The effects of volcanic eruptions on atmospheric chemistry, Chem. Geol., 263, 131-142, doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2008.08.020

Matthews, A.J., Barclay, J. and Johnstone, J.E. 2009. The fast response of volcano-seismic activity to intense precipitation: Triggering of primary volcanic activity by rainfall at Soufriere Hills Volcano, Montserrat. J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., 184405-415. doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2009.05.010

Hicks P.D., Matthews A.J., Cooker M.J., 2009: The thermal structure of a gas-permeable lava dome and time-scale separation in its response to perturbation. J. Geophys. Res., 114, B07201, doi:10.1029/2008JB006198.



Bobrowski, N., von Glasow, R., Aiuppa, A., Inguaggiato, S., Louban, I., Ibrahim, O. W. and Platt, U. 2007. Reactive halogen chemistry in volcanic plumes, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D06311, doi:10.1029/2006JD007206, 2007

Aiuppa, A., Franco, A., von Glasow. R., Allen, A. G., D’Alessandro, W., Mather, T. A., Pyle, D. M. and Valenza, M. 2007. The tropospheric processing of acidic gases and hydrogen sulphide in volcanic gas plumes as inferred from field and model investigations, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 1441-1450, doi:10.5194/acp-7-1441-2007


Barclay, J., Johnstone, J.E. and Matthews, A.J. 2006. Meteorological monitoring of an active volcano: Implications for eruption prediction. J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., 150, 339-358. doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2005.07.020


Matthews, A.J. and Barclay, J. 2004. A thermodynamical model for rainfall-triggered volcanic dome collapse. Geophys. Res. Lett., 31 (5), L05614, doi:10.1029/2003GL019310.


Matthews, A.J., Barclay, J., Carn, S., Thompson, G., Alexander, J., Herd, R. and Williams, C. 2002. Rainfall-induced volcanic activity on Montserrat. Geophys. Res. Lett., 29 (13), 22-1–22-4, doi:10.1029/2002GL014863.