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Mark Dekkers
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Dr. M.J. Dekkers
Paleomagnetic Laboratory
Fort Hoofddijk
Utrecht University
Department of Earth Sciences, 
Utrecht University 
Budapestlaan 17, 3584 CD Utrecht 
The Netherlands 

Phone +31 30 253 1671


Research of Mark Dekkers

The research interests of Mark Dekkers are:
  • Pure and applied rock magnetism 
  • Magnetic sulphides
  • Environmental magnetism 
  • NRM acquisition mechanisms 
  • Remagnetisation

publicationsPublications of Mark Dekkers
  • Ao, H., Roberts, A.P., Dekkers, M.J., Liu, X., Rohling, E.J., Shi, Z., An, Z., Chang, H., Qiang, X. and Zhao . X. (2018). Reply to Zhang et al.: Late Miocene–Pliocene magnetochronology of the Shilou Red Clay on the eastern Chinese Loess Plateau, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 503, 252-255.  
  • Ao, H., Dekkers, M., Roberts, A., Rohling, E., An, Z., Liu, X., Jiang, Z., Qiang, X., Xu, Y., Chang, H. (2018). Mineral magnetic record of the Miocene-Pliocene climate transition on the Chinese Loess Plateau, North China. Quaternary Research, 89, 619-628.  
  • Kelder, N. A., Sant, K., Dekkers, M. J., Magyar, I., van Dijk, G. A., Lathouwers, Y. Z., et al. (2018). Paleomagnetism in Lake Pannon: Problems, pitfalls, and progress
    in using iron sul
    fides for magnetostratigraphy. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 19, 34053429.  
  • Monster, M.W.L., Langemeijer,J.,  Wiarda,L.R., Dekkers,M.J., Biggin,A.J., Hurst,E.A., de Groot,L.V. (2018). Full-vector geomagnetic field records from the East Eifel, Germany, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 274, 148-157
  • Monster, M.W.L., van Galen, J., Kuiper, K.F., Dekkers, M.J., de Groot, L.V.: A late-quaternary full-vector geomagnetic record from El Golfo section, El Hierro, Canary Islands, Geophysical Journal International, 215, 1701–1717.  
  • Noorbergen, L.J., Abels, H.A., Hilgen, F.J., Robson, B.E., de Jong, E., Dekkers, M.J., Krijgsman, W., Smit, J., Collinson, M.E., Kuiper, K.F. (2018). Conceptual models for short-eccentricity-scale climate control on peat formation in a lower Palaeocene fluvial system, north-eastern Montana (USA), Sedimentology, 65, 775-808.
  • Yang, T., Dekkers, M. J., & Chen, J. (2018). Thermal alteration of pyrite to pyrrhotite during earthquakes: New evidence of seismic slip in the rock record. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 123, 1116–1131.  
  • Zhang, P. Ao, H. Dekkers, M.J., An, Z., Wang, L., Li, Y., Liu, S., Qiang, X., Chang, H., Zhao, H. (2018). Magnetochronology of the Oligocene mammalian faunas in the Lanzhou Basin, Northwest China, Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 159, 24-33.  
  • Ao H., Dekkers M.J., Roberts A.P., Rohling E.J., An Z., Liu X., Jiang Z., Xu Y., Chang H., Qiang X. (2017). Mineral magnetic record of the Miocene–Pliocene climate transition on the Chinese Loess Plateau, North China. Quat. Res., 88, 1-10. doi:10.1017/qua.2017.77    
  • Huang, W., Lippert, P.C., Jackson, M.J., Dekkers, M.J., Zhang, Y., Li, J., Guo, Z., Kapp, P., van Hinsbergen, D.J.J. (2017). Remagnetization of the Paleogene Tibetan Himalayan carbonate rocks in the Gamba area: Implications for reconstructing the lower plate in the India-Asia collision, Journal of Geophysical Research, 122, 808-825.   
  • Huang W., Lippert P.C., Jackson M.J., Dekkers M.J., Zhang Y., Li J., Guo Z., Kapp P., van Hinsbergen D.J.J. (2017). Reply to comment by Yi et al. on "Remagnetization of the Paleogene Tibetan Himalayan carbonate rocks in the Gamba area: implications for reconstructing the lower plate in the India-Asia collision", J. Geophys. Res., 122, 4859-4863. doi: 10.1002/2017JB014447. 
  • Huang W., Lippert P.C., Zhang Y., Jackson M.J., Dekkers M.J., Li J., Hu X., Zhang B., Guo Z. (2017). Remagnetization of carbonate rocks in southern Tibet: perspective from rock magnetic and petrographic investigations. J. Geophys. Res., 122, 2434-2456. doi: 10.1002/2017JB013987   
  • Jiang Z., Liu Q.S., Dekkers M.J., Zhao X., Roberts A.P., Yang Z., Jin C., Liu J. (2017). Remagnetization mechanisms in Triassic red beds from South China. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 479, 219-230. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2017.09.019   
  • Li, S., Yang Z., Deng C., He H., Qin H., Sun L., Yuan J., van Hinsbergen D.J.J., Krijgsman W., Dekkers M.J., Pan Y., Zhu R. (2017). Clockwise rotations recorded in redbeds from the Jinggu Basin of northwestern Indochina. Bull. Geol. Soc. Am., 129, 1100-1122. doi: 10.1130/B31637.1
  • Li, X., Ao, H., Dekkers, M.J., Roberts, A.P., Zhang, P., Lin, S., Huang, W., Hou, Y., Zhang, W., An, Z. (2017). Early Pleistocene occurrence of Acheulian technology in North China, Quaternary Science Reviews, 156, 12-22.  
  • Liu S., Krijgsman W., Dekkers M.J., Palcu D. (2017). Early diagenetic greigite as an indicator of paleosalinity changes in the middle Miocene Paratethys Sea of Central Europe. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 18, 2634-2645. doi: 10.1002/2017GC006988  
  • Maddy D., Veldkamp A., Demir T., van Gorp W., Wijbrans J., van Hinsbergen D.J.J., Dekkers M.J., Schreve D., Schoorl J., Scaife R., Stemerdink C., van der Schriek T., Bridgland D., Aytaç A.S. (2017).The Gediz River fluvial archive: A benchmark for Quaternary research in Western Anatolia. Quat. Sci. Rev., DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2016.07.031   
  • Maron M., Muttoni G., Dekkers M.J., Mazza M., Roghi G., Breda A., Krijgsman W., Rigo M. (2017). Contribution to the magnetostratigraphy of the Carnian: new magneto-biostratigraphic constraints from Pignola-2 and Dibona marinesections, Italy, Newsletters on Stratigraphy,50, 187-203. 
  • Noorbergen L.J., Abels H.A., Hilgen F.J., Robson B.E., de Jong E., Dekkers M.J., Krijgsman W., Smit J., Collinson M.E.,  Kuiper K.F. (2017). Short-eccentricity climate control on fluvial peat formation in northeastern Montana (USA) during the earliest Paleocene: developing a conceptual model. Sedimentology, doi: 10.1111/sed.12405 
  • Pastor-Galán, D., Gutiérrez-Alonso, G., Dekkers, M.J, and Langereis, C.G. (2017). Paleomagnetism in Extremadura (Central Iberian Zone, Spain) Paleozoic rocks: extensive remagnetizations and further constraints on the extent of the Cantabrian orocline, Journal of Iberian Geology,  in press
  • Ao, H., Roberts, A.P., Dekkers, M.J., Liu, X., Rohling, E.J., Shi, Z., An, Z., Zhao, X. (2016). Late Miocene-Pliocene Asian monsoon intensification linked to Antarctic ice-sheet growth, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 444, 75-87.    
  • Ao H., Zhang P., Dekkers M.J., Roberts A.P., An Z., Li Y., Lu F., Li X., Lin S. (2016). New magnetochronology of Late Miocene mammal fauna, NE Tibetan Plateau, China: mammal migration and paleoenvironments. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 434, 220-230.  
  • Chang L., Bolton C.T., Dekkers M.J., Hayashida A., Heslop D., Krijgsman W., Kodama K., Paterson C.A., Roberts A.P., Rohling E.J., Yamamoto Y., Zhao X. (in press). Asian monsoon modulation of non-steady state diagenesis in hemipelagic marine sediments offshore of Japan. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., accepted
  • Da Silva, A.C., Hladil, J., Chadimová, L., Slavík,L, Hilgen, F.J., Bábek, O. and Dekkers, M.J. (2016). Refining the Early Devonian time scale using Milankovitch cyclicity in
    Lochkovian–Pragian sediments (Prague Synform, Czech Republic), Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 455, 125-139.   
  • Jiang, Z., Liu, Q., Dekkers, M.J., Barron, V., Torrent, J., Roberts, A.P.(2016). Control of Earth-like magnetic fields on the transformation of ferrihydrite to hematite and goethite, Scientific Reports, 6, art. no. 30395.  
  • Mullender, T.A.T., Frederichs, T., Hilgenfeldt, C., de Groot, L.V., Fabian, K., and Dekkers, M.J. (2016). Automated paleomagnetic and rock magnetic data acquisition with an in-line horizontal '2G' system, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, DOI: 10.1002/2016GC006436     
  • Pastor-Galán, D., Dekkers, M.J., Gutiérrez-Alonso, G., Brouwer, D., Groenewegen, T.,  Krijgsman, W., Fernández-Lozano, J., Yenes, M., Álvarez-Lobato, F. (2016). Paleomagnetism of the Central Iberian curve's putative hinge: Too many oroclines in the Iberian Variscides, Gondwana Research, 39, 96-113.  
  • Van Baak, C.G.C., Vasiliev,I., Palcu, D.V., Dekkers, M.J. and Krijgsman, W. (2016) A greigite-based magnetostratigraphic time frame for the Late Miocene to Recent DSDP Leg 42B cores from the Black Sea. Front. Earth Sci. 4:60. doi:10.3389/feart.2016.00060  
  • Yang, T., Yang, X., Duan, Q., Chen, J., Dekkers, M.J. (2016). Rock magnetic expression of fluid infiltration in the Yingxiu-Beichuan fault (Longmen Shan thrust belt, China), Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, DOI: 10.1002/2015GC006095  
  • Yang, T., Dekkers, M.J., Zhang, B. (2016). Seismic heating signatures in the Japan Trench subduction late-boundary fault zone: Evidence from a preliminary rock magnetic 'geothermometer', Geophysical Journal International, 205, 332-344.  
  • De Groot, L.V., Béguin, A., Kosters, M.E., van Rijsingen, E.M., Struijk, E.L.M., Biggin, A.J., Hurst, E.A., Langereis, C.G., Dekkers, M.J. (2015). High paleointensities for the Canary Islands constrain the Levant geomagnetic high, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 419, 154-167. 
  • Huang, W., Dupont-Nivet, G., Lippert, P.C., van Hinsbergen, D.J.J., Dekkers, M.J.,Waldrip, R., Ganerød, M., Li, X., Guo, Z., Kapp, P. (2015). What was the Paleogene latitude of the Lhasa terrane? A reassessment of the geochronology and paleomagnetism of the Linzizong volcanic rocks (Linzhou Basin, Tibet), Tectonics, 34, 594-622.   
  • Huang, W., Dupont-Nivet, G., Lippert, P.C., Van Hinsbergen, D.J.J., Dekkers, M.J., Guo, Z., Waldrip, R., Li, X., Zhang, X., Liu, D., Kapp. P. (2015). Can a primary remanence be retrieved from partially remagnetized Eocence volcanics in the Nanmulin Basin (Southern Tibet) to date the India-Asia collision?, Journal of Geophysical Research, 120, doi:10.1002/ 2014JB011599     
  • Huang, W., van Hinsbergen, D.J.J., Dekkers, M.J., Dupont-Nivet, G., Lippert, P.C., Li, X., Maffione, M., Langereis, C.G., Hu, X., Guo, Z., Kapp, P. (2015). Paleolatitudes of the Tibetan Himalaya from primary and secondary magnetizations of Jurassic to Lower Cretaceous sedimentary rocks,  Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 16, 77-100.   
  • Jiang Z., Liu Q., Dekkers M.J., Tauxe L., Qin H., Barrón V., Torrent J. (2015) Acquisition of chemical remanent magnetization during experimental ferrihydrite-hematite conversion in Earth-like magnetic field—implications for paleomagnetic studies of red beds. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 428, 1-10.  
  • Maddy, D., Schreve, D., Demir, T., Veldkamp, A., Wijbrans, J.R., van Gorp, W., Van Hinsbergen, D.J.J., Dekkers, M.J., Scaife, R., Schoorl, J.M., Stemerdink, C., Van der Schriek, T. (2015). The earliest securely-dated hominin artefact in Anatolia? Quaternary Science Reviews, 109, 68-75.   
  • Monster, M.W., de Groot, L.V. and Dekkers, M.J. (2015). MSP-Tool: a VBA-based software tool for the analysis of multispecimen paleointensity data. Front. Earth Sci. 3:86. doi: 10.3389/feart.2015.00086   
  • Monster, M.W.L., de Groot, L.V., Biggin, A.J., Dekkers, M.J. (2015). The performance of various palaeointensity techniques as a function of rock-magnetic behaviour  - a case study for La Palma, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 242, 36-49.
  • Pastor-Galán, D., Groenewegen, T., Brouwer, D., Krijgsman, W., Dekkers, M.J. (2015). One or two Oroclines in the Variscan orogen of Iberia? Implications for Pangea amalgamation. Geology, 43, 527-530.  
  • Sier, M.J., Parés, J.M. Antoine, P., Locht, J.-L. Dekkers, M.J.,  Limondin-Lozouet, N. and Roebroeks, W. (2015). Evidence for the Blake Event recorded at the Eemian archaeological site of Caours, France, Quaternary International, 357, 149-157.   
  • Sier, M.J., Peeters, J., Dekkers, M.J., Parés, J.M., Chang, L., Busschers, F.S., Cohen, K.M., Wallinga, J., Bunnik, F.P.M., Roebroeks, W. (2015). The Blake Event recorded near the Eemian type locality - A diachronic onset of the Eemian in Europe , Quaternary Geochronology, 28, 12-28.  
  • Aben, F.M., Dekkers, M.J., Bakker, R.R., van Hinsbergen, D.J.J., Zachariasse, W.J., Tate, G., McQuarrie, N., Harris, R., and Duffy, B. (2014).  Untangling inconsistent magnetic polarity records through an integrated rock magnetic analysis: A case study on Neogene sections in East Timor, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15, 2531-2554.    
  • Chang, L., Vasiliev, I.,  Van Baak, C.G.C., Krijgsman, W., Dekkers, M.J., Roberts, A.P. (2014). Identification and environmental interpretation of diagenetic and biogenic greigitein sediments: A lesson from the Messinian Black Sea, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15, 3612–3627.     
  • Chang,L., Roberts A.P., Winklhofer M., Heslop D., Dekkers M.J., Krijgsman W.,  Fitz Gerald J.D. and Smith P. (2014). Magnetic detection and characterization of biogenic magnetic minerals: A comparison of ferromagnetic resonance and first-order reversal curve diagrams, J. Geophys. Res., 119, 6136–6158, doi:10.1002/2014JB011213  
  • De Groot, L.V., Fabian, K., Bakelaar, I.A., Dekkers, M.J. (2014). Magnetic force microscopy reveals meta-stable magnetic domain states that prevent reliable absolute palaeointensity experiments. Nature Communications, 5, 4548   
  • De Groot, L. V., Dekkers, M.J., Visscher, M. and Ter Maat (2014), G.W. (2014). Magnetic properties and paleointensities as function of depth in a Hawaiian lava flow, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 15, 1096–1112.    
  • Dekkers, M.J., Heslop, D., Herrero-Bervera, E., Acton, G., Krasa, D., 2014. Insights into magmatic processes and hydrothermal alteration of in situ superfast spreading ocean crust at ODP/IODP site 1256 from a cluster analysis of rock magnetic properties. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15 (8), 3430-3447.   
  • Jiang, Z., Liu, Q., Dekkers, M.J., Colombo, C., Yu, Y., Barrõn, V., Torrent, J. (2014). Ferro and antiferromagnetism of ultrafine-grained hematite, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15, 2699-2712.   
  • Razik, S.,  Dekkers, M.J. and Von Dobeneck, T. (2014). How environmental magnetism can enhance the interpretational value of grain-size analysis: A time-slice study on sediment export to the NW African margin in Heinrich Stadial 1 and Mid Holocene, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 406, 33-48.   
  • Ao H., Dekkers M.J., An Z., Xiao G.Q., Li Y.X., Zhao H., Qiang X.K., Chang H., Chang Q., Wu D. (2013). Magnetostratigraphic evidence of a mid-Pliocene onset of the Nihewan Formation – implications for early fauna and hominid occupation in the Nihewan Basin, North China. Quat. Sci. Rev., 59, 30-42.    
  • Ao, H., Dekkers, M.J., Wei, Q., Qiang, X. & Xiao, G. (2013). New evidence for early presence of hominids in North China. Scientific Reports, 3, 2403.   
  • Ao, H., An, Z., Dekkers, M.J., Li, Y., Xiao, G., Zhao, H. & Qiang, X. (2013). Pleistocene magnetochronology of the fauna and Paleolithic sites in the Nihewan Basin: Significance for environmental and hominin evolution in North China. Quaternary Geochronology, 18, 78-92.   
  • Biggin, A.J., Badejo, S., Hodgson, E., Muxworthy, A.R., Shaw, J., Dekkers, M.J. (2013). The effect of cooling rate on the intensity of thermoremanent magnetisation (TRM) acquired by assemblages of pseudo-single domain, multi domain, and interacting single domain grains, Geophys. J. Int., 193, 1239-1249.  
  • Chang L., Winklhofer M., Roberts A.P., Heslop D., Florindo F., Dekkers M.J., Krijgsman W., Kazuto Kodama K., Yamamoto Y. (2013). Low temperature magnetic properties of pelagic carbonates: oxidation of biogenic magnetite and a new diagnostic indicator for identifying magnetosome chains. J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 118, 1-17.   
  • Da  Silva,  A.C.,  De  Vleeschouwer,  D.,  Boulvain,  F.,  Claeys,  P.,  Fagel,  N.,  Humblet,  M.,  Mabille,  C.,  Michel,  J., Sardar Abadi, M., Pas, D. &  Dekkers, M.J. (2013) Magnetic susceptibility as a  high-resolution correlation tool and as a climatic proxy in Paleozoic rocks-merits and pitfalls: examples from the Devonian in Belgium. Review paper. Marine Petroleum Geology, 46, 173-189.    
  • De Groot, L.V., Biggin, A.J., Dekkers, M.J., Langereis, C.G. and Herrero-Bervera, E. (2013). Rapid regional perturbations to the recent global geomagnetic decay revealed by a new Hawaiian record, Nature Communications, doi: 10.1038/ncomms3727  
  • De Groot, L.V., Mullender, T.A.T. and Dekkers, M.J. (2013). An evaluation of the influence of the experimental cooling rate along with other thermomagnetic effects to explain anomalously low paleointensities obtained for historic lavas of Mt. Etna  (Italy), Geophys. J. Int., 193, 1198-1215.    
  • Sier, M. J. and Dekkers, M. J. (2013). Magnetic property analysis as palaeoenvironmental proxy: a case study of the Last Interglacial Middle Palaeolithic site at Neumark-Nord 2 (Germany) In: S. Gaudzinski-Windheuser and W. Roebroeks (Eds.), "Geochronology and Palaeoenvironmental reconstruction of Neumark-Nord ", Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. Eröffntlichungen des Landesamtes für Denkmalpflege und Archäeologie69, 117-130.   
  • Ao, H., Dekkers, M.J., Xiao, G., Yang, X., Qin, L., Liu, X., Qiang, X. Hong Chang, H. and Zhao, H. (2012). Different orbital rhythms in the Asian summer monsoon records from North and South China during the Pleistocene, Global and Planetary Change, 80, 51-60.   
  • Ao H., An Z., Dekkers M.J., Wei Q., Pei S., Zhao H., Xiao G., Qiang X., Wu D. and Chang H. (2012). High-resolution record of geomagnetic excursions in the Matuyama chron constrains the ages of the Feiliang and Lanpo Paleolithic sites in the Nihewan Basin, North China. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 13(8), Q08017   
  • Chang L., Winklhofer M., Roberts A.P., Dekkers M.J., Horng C.-S., Hu L. and Chen Q. (2012). Ferromagnetic resonance characterization of greigite (Fe3S4), monoclinic pyrrhotite (Fe7S8) and non-interacting titanomagnetite (Fe3-xTixO4). Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 13(5), Q05Z41.    
  • Dekkers M.J. (2012). End-member modeling as an aid to diagnose remagnetization – a brief review. In: Elmore R.D., Muxworthy A.R., Aldana M.M. and Mena M. (eds). Remagnetization and Chemical Alteration of Sedimentary Rocks. Geol. Soc. Spec. Pub., 371, 253-269.   
  • Da Silva A.-C., Dekkers M.J., Mabille C., Boulvain F. (2012). Magnetic susceptibility and its relationship with paleoenvironment, diagenesis and remagnetization – examples from the Devonian carbonates of Belgium. Stud. Geophys. Geodaet., 56, 677-704.  
  • De Groot, L.V., Dekkers, M.J., Mullender, T.A.T. (2012). Exploring the potential of acquisition curves of the anhysteretic remanent magnetization as a tool to detect subtle magnetic alteration induced by heating, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 194-195, 71-84. 
  • Just, J., Dekkers, M. J., Von Dobeneck, T., Van Hoesel, A. and Bickert, T. (2012). Signatures and significance of aeolian, fluvial, bacterial and diagenetic magnetic mineral fractions in late quaternary marine sediments off gambia, NW africa. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 13(9), Q0AO02.  
  • Just, J., Heslop, D., Von Dobeneck, T., Bickert, T., Dekkers, M. J., Frederichs, T., Meyer, I. and  Zabel, M. (2012). Multiproxy characterization and budgeting of terrigenous end-members at the NW african continental margin. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 13(9), Q0AO01.   
  • Molina-Garza R.S., van Hinsbergen D.J.J., Rogers R., Ganerød M., Dekkers M.J. (2012). The Padre Miguel Ignimbrite Suite, central Honduras: Paleomagnetism, geochronology, and tectonic implications. Tectonophysics, 574-575, 144-157.   
  • Sier, M. J., and Dekkers, M. J. (2012). Magnetic property analysis as palaeoenvironmental proxy: a case study of the Last Interglacial Middle Palaeolithic site at Neumark-Nord 2 (Germany) In: S. Gaudzinski-Windheuser and W. Roebroeks (Eds.), "Geochronology and Palaeoenvironmental reconstruction of Neumark-Nord ", Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. in press  

  • Ao H., Dekkers M.J., Qin L., Xiao G. (2011). An updated astronomical time scale for the Plio-Pleistocene deposits from South China Sea and new insights into Asian monsoon evolution, Quaternary Sci. Rev., 30, 1560-1575. 
  • Biggin, A.J., de Wit, M.J., Langereis, C.G., Zegers, T.E., Voûte, S., Dekkers, M.J. and Drost, K. (2011). Palaeomagnetism of Archaean rocks of the Onverwacht Group, Barberton Greenstone Belt (southern Africa): evidence for a stable and potentially reversing geomagnetic field at ca. 3.5 Ga. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 302, 3414-328 
  • Böhnel H., Herrero-Bervera E., Dekkers M.J. (2011). Paleointensities of the Hawaii 1955 and 1960 Lava Flows: Further validation of the multi-specimen method. In Petrovsky et al. (eds), The Earth’s Magnetic Interior, IAGA Special Sopron Book Series 1, Springer Science+Business Media B.V., 195-211.   
  • Herrero-Bervera, E., Acton, G., Krasa, D., Rodriguez, S. and Dekkers, M.J. (2011). Rock Magnetic Charac terization Through an Intact Sequenceof Oceanic Crust, IODP Hole 1256D,  In Petrovsky et al. (eds), The Earth’s Magnetic Interior, IAGA Special Sopron Book Series 1, Springer Science+Business Media B.V., 153-168.   
  • Meijers, M.J.M , Van Hinsbergen, D.J.J., Langereis, C.G., Altiner, D., Dekkers, M.J., Kaymakci, N. and Stephenson, R.A. (2010). Pervasive Paleogene remagnetization of the central Taurides fold-and-thrust belt (southern Turkey) and implications for rotations in the Isparta Angle, Geophys. J. Int., 184, 1090-1112 
  • Mohamed, K.J. Rey, D., Rubio, B., Dekkers, M.J., Roberts, A.P. and Vilas, F. (2011). Onshore-offshore gradient in reductive early diagenesis in coastal marine sediments  of  the  Ria  de  Vigo,  northwest  Iberian  Peninsula,  Continental  Shelf  Research,31, 433-447. 
  • Rochette P., Fillion G., Dekkers M.J. (2011). Interpretation of Low-Temperature Data Part 4: The Low-Temperature Magnetic Transition of Monoclinic Pyrrhotite. IRM Quarterly, 21 (1), 1, 8-11. 
  • Sier, M.J., Roebroeks, W., Bakels, C.C., Dekkers, M.J., Brühl, E., De Loecker, D., Gaudzinski-Windheuse, S., Hesse, N., Jagich, A., Kindler, L., Kuijper, W.J., Laurat, T., Penkman, K.E.H., Richter, D. and van Hinsbergen, D.J.J. (2011). Direct terrestrial-marine correlation demonstrates surprisingly late onset of the last interglacial in Central Europe, Quart. Res., 75, 213-218    Suppl. Inf.  
  • Ao H., Deng C., Dekkers M.J., Liu Q. (2010). Magnetic mineral dissolution in Pleistocene fluvio-lacustrine sediments, Nihewan Basin (North China). Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 292, 191-200. 
  • Ao H., Deng C., Dekkers M.J., Sun Y., Liu Q., Zhu R. (2010). Pleistocene environmental evolution in the Nihewan Basin and implication for early human colonization of North China. Quaternary International, 223-224, 472-478. 
  • Ao H., Deng C., Dekkers M.J., Liu Q., Qin L., Xiao G., Chang H. (2010). Astronomical dating of the Xiantai, Donggutuo and Maliang Paleolithic sites in the Nihewan Basin (North China) and implications for early human evolution in East Asia. Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimatol. Palaeoecol., 297, 129-137. 
  • Dekkers M.J. (2012). End-member modeling as an aid to diagnose remagnetization – a brief review. Geol. Soc. Spec. Pub., in press
  • Itambi, A.C., Von Dobeneck, T., Dekkers, M.J. and Frederichs, T. (2010). Magnetic mineral inventory of equatorial Atlantic Ocean marine sediments off Senegal - glacial and interglacial contrast. Geophys. J. Int., 183, 163-177. 
  • Iosifidi, A.G., MacNiocaill, C., Khramov, A.N., Dekkers, M.J., Popov, V.V. (2010). Palaeogeographic implications of Differential Inclination Shallowing in Permo- Carboniferous sediments from the Donets Basin, Ukraine, Tectonophysics, 490, 229-240.   
  • Köhler, C.M., Heslop, D., Krijgsman, W. & Dekkers, M.J. (2010). Late Miocene paleoenvironmental changes in North Africa and the Mediterranean recorded by geochemical proxies (Monte Gibliscemi section, Sicily). Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology, 285, 66-73. 
  • Van Hinsbergen, D.J.J.  Dekkers, M.J., Bozkurt, E. and Koopman, M. (2010). Exhumation with a twist: paleomagnetic constraints on the evolution of the Menderes metamorphic core complex (western Turkey), Tectonics, 29,TC3009. 
  • Van Hinsbergen, D.J.J., Dekkers, M.J., and Koç, A. (2010). Testing Miocene remagnetization of Bey Daglari: Timing and amount of Neogene rotations in SW Turkey, Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences, 19, 123-156. 
  • Ao, H., Dekkers, M.J., Deng, C. and Zhu, R. (2009). Palaeclimatic significance of the Xiantai fluvio-lacustrine sequence in the Nihewan Basin (North China), based on rock magnetic properties and clay mineralogy, Geophys. J. Int., doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2008.04082.x 
  • Böhnel, H.N., Dekkers, M.J., Delgado-Argote, L.A. and Gratton, M.NB. (2009). Comparison between the microwave and multispecimen parallel difference pTRM paleointensity methods, Geophys. J. Int., 177, 383-394. 
  • Gong, Z., Van Hinsbergen, D.J.J., Vissers, R.L.M. and Dekkers, M.J. (2009). Early Cretaceous syn-rotational extension in the Organyà basin: new constraints on the palinspastic position of Iberia during its rotation, Tectonophysics, in press 
  • Gong, Z., Van Hinsbergen, D.J.J., Dekkers, M.J. (2009). Diachronous pervasive remagnetization in northern Iberian basins during Cretaceous rotation and extension, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., in press 
  • Haldan, M.M., Langereis, C.G., Biggin, A.J., Dekkers, M.J. and Evans, M.E. (2009). A comparison of detailed equatorial red bed records of secular variation during the Permo-Carboniferous Reversed Superchron, Geophys. J. Int, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04124.x 
  • Gong, Z., Dekkers, M.J., Dinarès-Turell, J. and Mullender, T.A.T. (2008). Remagnetization mechanism of Lower Cretaceous rocks from the Organyà Basin (Pyrenees, Spain), Studia Geoph. Geod., 52, 187-210. 
  • Köhler, C.M., Heslop, D., Dekkers, M.J., Krijgsman, W., van Hinsbergen, D.J.J. and von Dobeneck, T. (2008). Tracking provenance change during the late Miocene in the eastern Mediterranean using geochemical and environmental parameters, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 9, Q12018, doi:10.1029/2008GC002127 
  • Martín-Hernández, F., Dekkers, M.J., Bominaar-Silkens, I.M.A. and Maan, J.C. (2008). Magnetic anisotropy behaviour of pyrrhotite as determined by low- and high-field experiments, Geophys. J. Int., doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2008.03793.x 
  • Vasiliev, I., Franke, C., Meeldijk, J.D.,Dekkers, M.J., Langereis, C.G. and Krijgsman, W. (2008). Putative greigite magnetofossils from the Pliocene epoch, Nature Geoscience, 1(11), 782-786.  
  • Dai, S., Fang, X., Dekkers, M.J.D., Chen, Y., Tang, Y. and Zhu, Q. (2007). The secondary remanent magnetization in the Early Cenozoic redbed of Huashaogou Formation and its influence on the stability and reliability of primary NRM, Progress in Geophysics, 22(6), 1760-1766 
  • Dekkers M.J. (2007). Magnetic proxy parameters, In: D. Gubbins and E. Herrero-Bervera (eds.), Encyclopedia of Geomagnetism and Palaeomagnetism. Springer, 525-534. 
  • Franke, C., Pennock, G.M., Drury, M.R, Engelmann, R., Lattard, D., Garming, J.F.L., Von Dobeneck, T. and Dekkers, M.J. (2007). Identification of magnetic Fe-Ti oxides in marine sediments by electron backscatter diffraction in scanning electron microscopy, Geophys. J. Int., 170 (2), 545-555. 
  • Franke, C., Frederichs, T. and Dekkers, M.J. ( 2007). Efficiency of heavy liquid separation to concentrate magnetic particles, Geophys. J. Int., 170 (3), 1053-1066. 
  • Franke, C., Von Dobeneck, T., Drury, M.R., Meeldijk, J.D., and Dekkers, M.J. (2007). Magnetic Petrology of Equatorial Atlantic Sediments: Electron Microscopic Results and their Environmental Magnetic Implications, Paleoceanography, 22, PA4207, doi: 10.1029 / 2007PA001442 
  • Köhler, C.M., Heslop, D., Dekkers, M.J., Krijgsman, W., van Hinsbergen, D.J.J. and von Dobeneck, T. (2008). Tracking provenance change during the late Miocene in the eastern Mediterranean using geochemical and environmental parameters, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 9, Q12018, doi:10.1029/2008GC002127 
  • Vasiliev, I., Dekkers, M.J., Krijgsman, W., Franke, C., Langereis, C.G. and Mullender, T.A.T. (2007). Early diagenetic greigite as a recorder of the palaeomagnetic signal in Miocene–Pliocene sedimentary rocks of the Carpathian foredeep (Romania),  Geophys. J. Int., 171, 613-629 
  • Dekkers, M.J. and Böhnel, H.N. (2006). Reliable absolute palaeointensities independent of magnetic domain state, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 284, 508-517. 
  • Martín-Hernández, F., Bominaar-Silkens, I. ,Dekkers, M.J. and Maan, J.K. (2006). High-field cantilever torque magnetomery as a tool for single crystal magnetocrystalline anisotropy determinations, Tectonophysics, 418, 21-30. 
  • Gendler T.S., Shcherbakov V.P., Dekkers M.J., Gapeev A.K., Gribov S.K., E. McClelland (2005). The lepidocrocite-maghemite-haematite reaction chain-I. Acquisition of chemical remanent magnetization by maghemite, its magnetic properties and thermal stability, Geophys. J. Int., 160, 815-832
  • Letard I., Sainctavit Ph., Menguy N., Valet J.-P., Isambert A., Dekkers M. and Gloter A. (2005). Mineralogy of Greigite Fe3S4, Physica Scripta, T115, 489491. 
  • Wehland, F. Stancu, A., Rochette, P., Dekkers, M.J. and Appel, E. (2005). Experimental evaluation of magnetic interaction in pyrrhotite bearing samples, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 153, 181–190 


  • Garming, J.F.L, De Lange, G.J., Dekkers, M.J. and Passier, H.F. (2004). Changes in magnetic parameters after sequential iron phase extraction of Eastern Mediterranean sapropel S1, Stud. Geophys. Geod., 48, 345-362 
  • Heslop, D., McIntosh, G. and Dekkers, M.J. (2004). Using time- and temperature-dependent Preisach models to investigate the limitations of modelling isothermal remanent magnetization acquisition curves with cumulative log Gaussian functions, Geophys. J. Int., 157, 55-63 
  • Kodama, K.P. and Dekkers, M.J (2004). Magnetic anisotropy as an aid to identifying CRM and DRM in red sedimentary rocks (2004), Stud. Geophys. Geod., 48, 747-766 
  • Vlag, P.A., Kruiver, P.P and Dekkers, M.J. (2004). Evaluating climate change by multivariate statistical techniques on magnetic and chemical properties of marine sediments (Azores region), Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimatol. Palaeoecol., 212, 23-44. 
  • Dekkers, M.J. (2003). Magnetic properties of sediments. In: Gerard.V. Middleton (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Sediments and Sedimentary Rocks , 418-424. 
  • Dekkers M.J. ( 2003). Rock magnetism and paleomagnetism. In: J. Lastovicka (Ed.), Geophysics and Geochemistry, Encyclopedia of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, in Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), Developed under the auspices of the UNESCO, Eolss Publishers, Oxford, UK, 
  • Frederichs, T., von Dobeneck, T. Bleil, U. and Dekkers, M.J. (2003). Towards the identification of siderite, rhodochrosite, and vivianite in sediments by their low-temperature magnetic properties, Phys. Chem. Earth, 28, 659-667.  
  • Grygar T., Dedecek J., Kruiver P.P., Dekkers M.J., Bezdicka P., and Schneeweis, O. (2003). Iron oxide mineralogy in late Miocene red beds from La Gloria, Spain: rock-magnetic, voltammetric and Vis spectroscopy analyses, Catena, 53, 115-132. 
  • Kruiver, P.P., Langereis, C.G., Dekkers, M.J. and Krijgsman, W. (2003). Rock -magnetic properties of multi-component natural remanent magnetisation in alluvial red beds (NE Spain), Geophys. J. Int., 153, 317-332 
  • Peters, C. and Dekkers, M.J. (2003). Selected room temperature magnetic parameters as a function of mineralogy, concentration and grain size, Phys. Chem. Earth, 28, 659-667. 
  • Rodionov, V.P.,  Dekkers, M.J., Khramov, A.N., Gurevich, E.L., Krijgsman, W. , Duermeijer, C.E. and Heslop, D. (2003). Paleomagnetism and cyclostratigraphy of the Middle Ordovician Krivolutsky suite, Krivaya Luka section, southern Siberian platform: record of non-synchronous NRM-components or a non-axial geomagnetic  field ? Studia Geophysica Geodaetica, 47, 255-274. 
  • Zegers, T.E., Dekkers, M.J. and Bailly, S. (2003). Late Carboniferous to Permian remagnetization of Devonian limestones in the Ardennes: Role of temperature, fluids and deformation. J. Geophys. Res.Vol. 108, No. B7, 2357, doi: 10.1029/2002JB002213 
  • Heslop D. and Dekkers M.J. (2002). Spectral analysis of unevenly spaced climatic time series using CLEAN: signal recovery and derivation of significance levels using a Monte Carlo simulation, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 130, 103-116.   [PDF]
  • Heslop, D., Dekkers, M.J., Kruiver, P.P. and Van Oorschot, I.H.M. (2002). Analysis of isothermal remanent magnetisation acquisition curves using the expectation-maximisation algorithm. Geophys. J. Int., 148, 58-64.   [PDF] [SOFTWARE]
  • Heslop, D., Dekkers, M.J. and Langereis, C.G. (2002). Timing and structure of the Mid-Pleistocene Transition: records from the loess deposits of Northern China. Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimatol. Palaeoecol., 105, 133-143. [PDF]
  • Kruiver, P.P., Langereis, C.G., Dekkers, M.J., Davies, G.R. and Smeets, R.J (2002). The implications of non-suppressed geomagnetic secular variation during the Permo-Carboniferous Superchron, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 131, 225-235.   [PDF]
  • Kruiver, P.P., Krijgsman, W., Langereis, C.G. and Dekkers, M.J. (2002). Cyclostratigraphy and rock-magnetic investigation of the NRM signal in late Miocene palustrine-alluvial deposits of the Librilla section (SE Spain), J. Geophys. Res., 107, B12, 2334, doi:10.1029/2001JB000945   [PDF]
  • Passier, H.F. and Dekkers, M.J. (2002). Iron oxide formation in the active oxidation front above sapropel S1 in the eastern Mediterranean Sea as derived from low-temperature magnetism, Geophys. J. Int., 150, 230-240. [PDF]
  • Van Dam, R.L., Schlager, W., Dekkers, M.J. and Huisman, J.A. (2002). Iron oxides as a cause of GPR reflections.Geophysics,67, 536-545    [PDF]
  • Van Oorschot, I.H.M., Dekkers, M.J. and Havlicek, P. (2002). Selective dissolution of magnetic iron oxides with the acid-ammonium-oxalate / ferrous-iron extraction technique - II. Natural loess and palaeosol samples, Geophys. J. Int., 149, 106-117.   [PDF]
  • De Boer, C.B., Mullender, T.A.T. and Dekkers, M.J. (2001). Low-temperature behaviour of haematite: susceptibility and magnetization increase on cycling through the Morin transition, Geophys. J. Int., 146, 201-216.    [PDF]
  • De Boer, C.B. and Dekkers, M.J. (2001). Unusual thermomagnetic behaviour of hematites: neoformation of a highly magnetic spinel phase on heating in air, Geophys. J. Int., 144,, 481-494.   [PDF]
  • De Boer, C.B., Dekkers, M.J. and Van Hoof, A.A.M. (2001). Rock magnetic properties of TRM carrying baked and molten rocks straddling burnt coal seams, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 126, 93-108   [PDF]
  • Hanesch, M., Scholger, R. and Dekkers, M..J. (2001). The application of fuzzy c-means cluster analysis and non-linear mapping to a soil data set for the detection of polluted sites, Phys. Chem. Earth, A, 26, 885-891.   [PDF]
  • Kruiver, P.P., Dekkers, M.J., and Heslop, D. Quantification of magnetic coercivity components by the analysis of acquisition curves of isothermal remanent magnetisation, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 189, 269-276.    [PDF]
  • Passier, H.F., de Lange, G.J. and Dekkers, M.J. (2001). Rock-magnetic properties and geochemistry of the active oxidation front and the youngest sapropel in the Mediterranean, Geophys. J. Int., 145, 604-614. [PDF]
  • Pike, C.R., Roberts, A.P., Verosub, K.L. and Dekkers, M.J. (2001). An investigation of mulit-domain hysteresis mechanisms using FORC diagrams. Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 126, 13-28.   [PDF]
  • Van Oorschot, I.H.M., and Dekkers M.J. (2001). Selective dissolution of magnetic iron oxides in the acid-ammonium-oxalate / ferrous-iron extraction method- I. Synthetic samples, Geophys J. Int., 145, 740-748[PDF]

  • Van Oorschot, I.H.M. and Dekkers, M.J. (2001). Selective dissolution of magnetic iron oxides in the acid-ammonium-oxalate / ferrous-iron extraction method - I. Synthetic samples: Correction. Geophys J. Int., 146, 877-877.   [PDF]
  • Van Oorschot, I.H.M., Grygar, T. and Dekkers, M.J. (2001). Detection of low concentrations of fine-grained iron oxides by voltammetry of microparticles,Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 193, 539-550.   [PDF]
  • Dekkers, M.J., Passier, H.F. and Schoonen M.A.A. (2000). Magnetic properties of hydrothermally synthesized greigite (Fe3S4) II. High- and low-temperature characteristics, Geoph. J. Int., 141, 809-819.   [PDF]
  • Heslop, D., Langereis, C.G. and Dekkers, M.J. (2000). A new astronomical time scale for the loess deposits of Northern China, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 184, 125-139.[PDF]
  • Kruiver, P.P., Dekkers, M.J. and Langereis, C.G. (2000). Secular variation in Permian red beds from Dôme de Barrot, SE France, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 179, 205-217. [PDF]
  • Urbat, M., Dekkers, M.J. and Krumsiek, K. (2000). Discharge of hydrothermal fluids through sediment at the Escanaba trough, Gorda Ridge (ODP Leg 169): Assessing the effects on the rock magnetic signal, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 176, 481-494   [PDF]
  • Dinarès-Turell, J. and Dekkers, M.J. (199). Diagenesis and remanence acquisition in the Early Pliocene Trubi marls at Punta di maiata (southern Sicily): palaeomagnetic and rockmagnetic observations, In: D.H. Tarling (eds.), Palaeomagnetism and Diagenesis in Sediments, Geol. Soc. Spec. Pub., 151, 53-69.
  • Kruiver, P.P., Kok, Y.S., Dekkers, M.J., Langereis, C.G. and Laj, C. (1999). A pseudo-Thellier relative palaeointensity record, and rockmagnetic and geochemical parameters in relation to climate during the last 276 kyr in the Azores region. Geophys. J. Int., 136, 757-770.   [PDF]
  • Langereis, C.G. and Dekkers, M.J. (1999). Magnetic cyclostratigraphy: high-resolution dating in and beyond the Quaternary and analysis of periodic changes in diagenesis and sedimentary magnetism. In: B.A. Maher and R. Thompson (eds.), Quaternary Climates, Environments and Magnetism, (Cambridge Univ. Press), 138-158.
  • Urbat, M., Dekkers, M.J., and Vriend, S. (1999). Fuzzy c-means clustering to untangle diagenetic alterations of the NRM in marine sediments: Why multivariate statistical analysis ? In: D.H. Tarling (ed.), Paleomagnetism and Diagenesis in Sediments, Geol. Soc. Spec. Pub., 151, 85-93.
  • Urbat, M. and Dekkers, M.J. (1999). Peru Basin sediments: Diagenetic implications of a low coercivity overprint of the NRM, Geophys. Res. Lett., 26, 545-548.
  • Van Oorschot, I.H.M. and Dekkers, M.J. (1999). Dissolution behaviour of fine-grained magnetite and maghemite in the citrate - bicarbonate - dithionite extraction method, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 167, 283-295   [PDF]
  • Van Velzen A.J., Dekkers M.J., (1999). Low-temperature oxidation of magnetite in loess-paleosol sequences: a correction of rock magnetic parameters, Studia Geophysia et Geodaetica, 43, 4, 357-375
  • Van Velzen, A.J. and Dekkers, M.J. (1999). The incorporation of thermal methods in mineral magnetism of loess-paleosol sequences: a brief overview, Chin. Sci. Bull., 44, Suppl. 1, 53-63
  • De Boer, C. and Dekkers, M.J. (1998). Thermomagnetic behaviour of haematite and goethite as a function of grain size in various non-saturating magnetic fields. Geophys. J. Int., 133, 541-552.   [PDF]
  • Passier, H.F., Dekkers, M.J. & de Lange, G.J. (1998). Sediment chemistry and magnetic properties in an anomalously reducing core from the eastern Mediterranean Sea. Chemical Geology, 152, 287-306.    [PDF]
  • Kruiver, P.P., Kok, Y.S., Dekkers, M.J. and Langereis, C.G. (1998). Rock-magnetic and geochemical parameters in relation to climate, using fuzzy c-means cluster and spectral analyses, In: A. Buccianti, G. Nardi and R. Potenza (Eds.), Proceedings of IAMG'98, Isola d’Ischia, Naples (Italy), 1998, Part 1, 427-432.
  • Petrovsky, E., Kapicka, A., Zapletal, K., Sebestova, E., Spanila, T., Dekkers, M.J., Rochette, P. Correlation between magnetic parameters and chemical composition of lake sediments from northern Bohemia – preliminary study. Phys. Chem. Earth, 23, 1123-1126.
  • Dekkers, M.J. (1997). Environmental magnetism: an introduction, Geol. Mijnbouw, 76, 163-182.
  • Dekkers, M.J., Langereis, C.G. and VanderVoo, R. (1997). Analysis of paleomagnetic data: a tribute to Hans Zijderveld. Introduction, Geol. Mijnbouw, 76, 1-8
  • Langereis, C.G., Dekkers, M.J., De Lange, G.J., Paterne, M. and Van Santvoort, P.J.M. (1997). Magnetostratigraphy and astronomical calibration of the last 1.1 Myr from a Central Mediterranean piston core and dating of short events in the Brunhes. Geophys. J. Int., 129, 75-94
  • Van Santvoort P.J.M., De Lange G.J., Langereis C.G., and Dekkers M.J. (1997). Geochemical and paleomagnetic evidence for the occurrence of 'missing' sapropels in Eastern mediterranean sediments. Paleoceanography, 12, 773-786.   [PDF].
  • de Boer, C.B. and Dekkers, M.J. (1996). Grain-size dependence of the rock magnetic properties for a natural maghemite, Geophys. Res. Lett.,23, 2815-2818.    [PDF].
  • Dekkers, M.J. and Schoonen, M.A.A. (1996). Magnetic properties of hydrothermally synthesized greigite (Fe3S4) - I. Rock magnetic parameters at room temperature. Geophys. J. Int., 126, 360-368.
  • Petrovsky, E., Kropacek, V. Dekkers, M.J., de Boer, C., Hoffman, V. and Ambatiello, A. (1996). Transformation of hematite to maghemite as observed by changes in magnetic parameters: Effects of mechanical activation ?, Geophys. Res. Lett., 23, 1477-1480.    [PDF].
  • Vlag, P., Rochette, P. and Dekkers, M.J. (1996). Some additional hysteresis parameters for a natural (titano)magnetite with known grain size, Geophys. Res. Lett., 23, 2803-2806.    [PDF].
  • Dekkers, M.J., Langereis, C.G., Vriend, S.P., van Santvoort, P.J.M. and de Lange, G.J. (1994). Fuzzy c-means cluster analysis of early diagenetic effects on natural remanent magnetisation acquisition in a 1.1 Myr piston core from the Central Mediterranean. Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 85, 155-171.
  • Dekkers, M.J. and Lowrie, W. (1994). Detailed records of the paleomagnetic field, Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 85, 1.
  • Dekkers M.J. and Schoonen M.A.A. (1994) An elektrokinetic study of synthetic greigite and pyrrhotite. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 58, 4147-4153.
  • Petrovský E., Dekkers M.J., Kropácek V., Hejda P.and Zelinka T. (1994). Incompatible magnetic behaviour of fine-grained natural haematite samples prepared in similar ways. Studia Geophyisca Geodaetica, 38, 46-56.
  • Mullender, T.A.T., van Velzen, A.J. and Dekkers, M.J. (1993). Continuous drift correction and separate identification of ferromagnetic and paramagnetic contributions in thermomagnetic runs. Geophys. J. Int., 114, 663-672.
  • van Velzen, A.J., Dekkers, M.J. and Zijderveld, J.D.A. (1993). Magnetic iron-nickel sulphides in Plio-Pleistocene marine sediments from the Vrica section (Calabria, Italy). Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 115, 43-56.
  • Worm, H.-U., D.A. Clark and M.J. Dekkers (1993). Magnetic susceptibility of pyrrhotite: grain size, field and frequency dependence. Geophys. J. Int., 114, 127-137.
  • Dekkers, M.J. and Pietersen, H.S. (1992). Magnetic properties of low-Ca fly ash: a rapid tool for Fe-assessment and a proxy for environmental hazard. In: F.P. Glasser et al. (eds.), Advanced Cementitious Systems: Mechanisms and Properties, Mat. Res. Soc. Symposium Proceedings, 245, 37-47.
  • Dekkers, M.J. and Rochette, P. (1992). Magnetic properties of CRM in synthetic and natural goethite: prospects for a NRM/TRM intensity ratio test to assess the paleomagnetic stability for goethite. J. geophys. Res., 97, 17291-17308.
  • Langereis, C.G. and Dekkers, M.J. (1992). Paleomagnetism and rock magnetism of the Tortonian-Messinian boundary stratotype at Falconara, Sicily. Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 71, 100-111.
  • Dekkers, M.J. and Linssen, J.H. (1991). Grain-size separation of hematite in the <5 micrometer range for rock magnetic investigation. Geophys. J. Int., 104, 423-429.
  • Dekkers, M.J. (1990). Magnetic monitoring of pyrrhotite alteration during thermal demagnetization. Geophys. Res. Lett., 17, 779-782.
  • Dekkers, M.J. (1990). Magnetic properties of natural goethite - III. Magnetic behaviour and properties of minerals originating from goethite dehydration during thermal demagnetization. Geophys. J. Int., 103, 233-250.
  • Rochette, P., Fillion, G., Mattéi, J.-L. and Dekkers, M.J. (1990). Magnetic transition at 30-34 K in pyrrhotite: insight into a widespread occurrence of this mineral in rocks. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 98, 319-328.
  • Dekkers, M.J. (1989). Magnetic properties of natural goethite - I. Grain-size dependence of some low- and high-field related rockmagnetic parameters measured at room temperature. Geophys. J., 97, 323-340.
  • Dekkers, M.J. (1989). Magnetic properties of natural goethite - II. TRM behaviour during thermal and alternating field demagnetization and low-temperature treatment. Geophys. J., 97,341-355.
  • Dekkers, M.J. (1989). Magnetic properties of natural pyrrhotite. II. High- and low-temperature behaviour of Jsr and TRM as function of grain-size. Phys. Earth. Planet. Int., 57, 266-283.
  • Dekkers, M.J. and Linssen, J.H. (1989). Rockmagnetic properties of fine-grained natural low-temperature hematite with reference to remanence acquisition mechanisms in red beds. Geophys. J. Int., 99, 1-18.
  • Dekkers, M.J., Mattéi, J.-L., Fillion, G. and Rochette, P. (1989). Grain-size dependence of the magnetic behavior of pyrrhotite during its low-temperature transition at 34 K. Geophys. Res. Letters, 16, 855-858.
  • Dekkers, M.J. (1988). Some rockmagnetic parameters for natural goethite, pyrrhotite and fine-grained hematite. (PhD Thesis, University of Utrecht), Geologica Ultraiectina, 51, 231 pp.
  • Dekkers, M.J. (1988). Magnetic behaviour of natural goethite during thermal demagnetization. Geophys. Res. Letters, 15, 538-541.

  • Dekkers, M.J. (1988). Magnetic properties of natural pyrrhotite, part 1: behaviour of initial susceptibility and saturation-magnetization related rockmagnetic parameters in a grain-size dependent framework. Phys. Earth and Planet. Int., 52, 376-393.