Forschung der Endogenen Geologie

Research Endogenous Geology

Topics and Publications

Here you find the principal research topics of the Endogenous Geology group at RUB, followed continuously or intermittendly since 1986. Results obtained in various projects are accessible in the publications listed chronologically below, with reference to the respective research topic (numbers in the right column). Between 1999 and 2011, most of the research of our group was carried out within the scope of the Collaborative Research Center 526 (SFB 526), entitled “Rheology of the Earth - from the upper crust into the subduction zone”, funded by the German Science Foundation (DFG).

Topic Nr.:
Rheology of crustal rocks at high and ultrahigh pressure in nature and experiment 1
Convergent margin tectonics and high pressure metamorphism – numerical simulations 2
Tectonic history of Crete and the forearc of the retreating Hellenic subduction zone 3
Quartz microfabrics 4
The structural record co-seismic loading and postseismic creep in the middle crust 5
Tectonics on human timescales – the effect of earthquakes on the deeper crust 6
Process and damage zones in rocks 7
Dissolution precipitation creep in rocks 8
Interfacial free energy driven processes as recorded by natural rocks 9
History of the hydrothermal system  in the Long Valley Exploratory Well, Phase III 10
Fluid inclusions in high and ultrahigh pressure metamorphic rocks 11
Denudation history of the Patagonian Andes related to the northward migration of the Chile Triple Junction 12
Continental Deep Drilling (KTB) 13
Tectonics and petrology in the European Alps – various topics 14
Tectonics and structural geology – various topics 15
Deformation and microfabrics - various topics 16
Other Publications 17


 Publications: Topic:
Stöckhert, B. (1984): K-Ar determinations on muscovites and phengites from deformed pegmatites and the minimum age of the old alpine deformation in the Austridic basement to the south of the Western Tauern Fenster (Ahrn Valley, Southern Tyrol, Eastern Alps). - Mineralogy 150: 103-120 14
Stöckhert, B. (1985): Compositional control on the polymorphism (2M1 - 3T) of phengitic white mica from high pressure parageneses of the Sesia Zone (lower Aosta valley, western Alps; Italy). - Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 89: 52-58. 14
Stöckhert, B. (1985): Pre-Alpine history of the Austridic basement to the south of the western Tauern Window (Southern Tyrol, Italy) - caledonian versus Hercynian event. - N. Jb. Geol. Paläont. Mh.: 618-642. 14
Stöckhert, B., Jäger, E., Voll, G. (1986): K-Ar age determinations on phengites from the internal part of the Sesia Zone, Western Alps, Italy. - Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 92: 456-470.  14
Hammerschmidt, K & Stöckhert, B. (1987): A K-Ar and 40Ar/39Ar study on white micas from the Brixen Quartzphyllite, Southern Alps. Evidence for argon loss at low temperatures. - Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 95: 393-406.  14
Stöckhert, B. (1987): Das Uttenheimer Pegmatit-Feld (Ostalpines Altkristallin, Südtirol) Genese und alpine Überprägung. - Erlanger geol. Abh. 114: 83-106.  14
Hurford, A.J., Hunziker, J.C., Stöckhert, B. (1991): Constraints on the late thermotectonic evolution of the western Alps: evidence for episodic rapid uplift. - Tectonics 10: 758-769.  14
Stöckhert, B., Maresch, W.V., Toetz, A., Kluge, R., Krückhans, G., Kaiser, C., Aguilar, V., Klier, T., Laupenmühlen, S., Piepenbreier, D. & Wiethe, I. (1994): Tectonic history of Isla Margarita, Venezuela - a record of a piece of crust close to an active margin. - Zbl. Geol. Paläont. Teil I: 485-498.  15
Stöckhert, B., Maresch, W.V., Brix, M., Kaiser, C., Toetz, A., Kluge, R. & Krückhans-Lueder (1995): Crustal history of Margarita Island (Venezuela) in detail: Constraint on the Caribbean plate-tectonic scenario. - Geology 23: 787-790. 15
Schwarz, S. & Stöckhert, B. (1996): Pressure solution in siliciclastic HP-LT metamorphic rocks - constraints on the state of stress in deep levels of accretionary complexes. - Tectonophysics 255: 203-209.  1, 8
Dresen, G., Duyster, J., Stöckhert, B., Wirth, R. & Zulauf, G. (1997): Quartz dislocation microstructure between 7000m and 9000m depth from the Continental Deep Drilling Project KTB. - J. Geophys. Res. 102: 18443-18452.  13
Grawinkel, A. & Stöckhert, B. (1997): Hydrostatic pore fluid pressure to 9 km depth - fluid inclusion evidence from the KTB drill hole. - Geophys. Res. Letts. 24: 3273-3276.  13
Küster, M. & Stöckhert, B., (1997): Density changes of fluid inclusions in high-pressure low temperature metamorphic rocks from Crete: A thermobarometric approach based on the creep strength of the host minerals. - Lithos 41: 151-167.  3, 11
Nillni, A.M. & Stöckhert, B. (1997): Catodoluminiscencia y Microtermometria en Cuarzo Hidrotermal. Yacimiento Cerro Vanguardia. Pcia. de Santa Cruz, Argentina. - XIII Congreso Geológico Argentino y III Congreso de Exploración de Hidrocarburos, Actas III: 181-188.  4
O´Brien, P.J., Duyster, J., Grauert, B., Schreyer, W., Stöckhert, B. & Weber, K. (1997): Crustal evolution of the KTB drill site: from the oldest relicts to the late Hercynian granites. - J. Geophys. Res. 102: 18203-18220.  13
Renner, J., Zerbian, A. & Stöckhert, B. (1997): Microstructures of synthetic polycrystalline coesite aggregates - the effect of pressure, temperature, and time. - Lithos 41: 169-184. 1
Schreyer, W. & Stöckhert, B. (1997): High-pressure metamorphism in nature and experiment - Lithos 41: 1-4 1
Stöckhert, B. (1997): Answers on unposed questions: About a one-dimensional outcrop and its significance for regional tectonics. - Geol. Rundsch. 86: S1-S2.  13
Stöckhert, B., Massonne, H.-J. & Nowlan, E.U. (1997): Low differential stress during high-pressure metamorphism - the microstructural record of a metapelite from the Eclogite Zone, Tauern Window, Eastern Alps. Lithos 41: 103-118. 1
Van der Klauw, S.N.G.C., Reinecke, T. & Stöckhert, B. (1997): Exhumation of ultrahigh-pressure metamorphic oceanic crust from Lago di Cignana, Piemontese zone, western Alps: the structural record in metabasites. - Lithos 41: 79-102.  1
Wagner, G.A., Coyle, D.A., Duyster, J., Henjes-Kunst, F., Peterek, A., Schröder, B., Stöckhert, B., Wemmer, K., Zulauf, G., Ahrendt, H., Bischoff, R., Hejl, E., Jacobs, J., Menzel, D., Nand Lal, P., Van den Haute, C., Vercourtere, C. & Welzel, B. (1997): Post-Variscan thermic and tectonic evolution of the KTB-site and its surroundings. - J. Geophys. Res. 102: 18221-18232.  13
Zulauf, G., Maier, M. & Stöckhert, B. (1997): Depth of intrusion and thermal modelling of the Falkenberg granite (Oberpfalz, Germany). - Geol. Rdsch. 86, Suppl.: S87-S92.  13
Giacosa, R., Martinez, M. & Stöckhert, B. (1998): Tectónica del complejo metamórtico del Macizo del Deseado en el area de Estancia Tres Hermanas (47°17´S-67°12´O), Argentina / Structural evolution of the metamorphic basement of the Deseado Massif on the property of the Estancia Tres Hermanas (47°17´S-67°12´O), Argentina. - Zbl. Geol. Paläont. Teil I: 621-634.  15
Kruzhanov, V. & Stöckhert, B. (1998): On the elementary mechanism of pressure solution. - Pure and Applied Geophysics 152: 667-683.  8
Nillni A.M. & Stöckhert (1998): Microestructuras de cuarzo, asociación mineral y composición de los fluídos en el yaciniento Cerro Vanguardia (Argentina), un depósito de oro epitermal tipo hot spring /Quartz microstructures, mineral associations and fluid composition in the Cerro Vanguardia hotspring-type epitermal gold deposit (Argentina). - Zbl. Geol. Paläont. Teil I: 635-649.  4
Rybacki, E., Renner, J., Konrad, K., Harbott, W., Rummel, F. & Stöckhert B. (1998): A new deformation apparatus for confining pressures up to 4 GPa. - Pure and Applied Geophys. 152: 579-606.  1
Stöckhert, B. & Renner, J. (1998): Rheology of crustal rocks at ultrahigh pressure. In: B.R. Hacker and J.L. Liou (eds.), When Continents Collide - Geodynamics and geochemistry of ultrahigh-pressure rocks; 57-95; Kluwer.  1
Thomson, S.N., Stöckhert, B. & Brix, M.R. (1998): Thermochronology of the high-pressure metamorphic rocks of Crete, Greece: Implications for the speed of tectonic processes. - Geology 26: 259-262.   3
Thomson, S.N., Stöckhert, B., Rauche, H. & Brix, M.R. (1998): Apatite fission track thermochronology of the uppermost tectonic unit of Crete, Greece: Implications for the post-Eocene tectonic evolution of the Hellenic subduction system. In: VAN DEN HAUTE P. & DE CORTE F. (eds.). Advances in fission track geochronology: 187-205; Dordrecht (Kluwer).   3
Küster, M. & Stöckhert, B. (1999): High differential stress and low pore fluid pressure - microstructural evidence for postseismic creep. - Tectonophysics 303: 263-277.  5
Martin, B., Röller, K. & Stöckhert, B. (1999): Experiments on low stress dissolution precipitation creep of halite single crystals. – Tectonophysics 308: 299-310.   8
Stöckhert, B. & Duyster, J. (1999): Discontinuous grain growth in recrystallised vein quartz - implications for grain boundary structure, grain boundary mobility, crystallographic preferred orientation, and stress history. - Journal of Structural Geology 21: 1477-1490.   4, 9
Stöckhert, B. (1999): The Hellenic Subduction Zone, a world site to study the mechanisms of roll back. - Workshop on Mediterranean Scientific Drilling Prospectives - Granada 10-12 June 1999: 103-108.   3
Stöckhert, B., Brix, M., Kleinschrodt, R., Hurford, A.J. & Wirth, R. (1999): Thermochronometry and quartz microstructures - a comparison with experimental flow laws and predictions on the brittle-plastic transition. - Journal of Structural Geology 21: 351-369.   4
Stöckhert, B., Wachmann, M., Küster, M. & Bimmermann, S. (1999): Low effective viscosity during high pressure metamorphism due to dissolution precipitation creep: The record of HP-LT metamorphic carbonates and siliciclastic rocks from Crete. - Tectonophysics 303: 299-319.   1, 8
Thomson, S.N., Stöckhert, B. & Brix, M.R. (1999): Miocene high-pressure metamorphic rocks of Crete, Greece: rapid exhumation by buoyant escape. In: Exhumation Processes: Normal Faulting, Ductile Flow, and Erosion. Ring U., Lister G., Willet S. & Brandon M. (eds.), Geological Society, London, Special Publications 154: 87-107.   3
Maresch, W.V., Stöckhert, B., Baumann, A., Kaiser, C., Kluge, R., Krückhans-Lueder, G., Brix, M.R. & Thomson, St. (2000): Crustal History and Plate Tectonic Development in the Sothern Caribbean. - Zeitschrift für angewandte Geologie NS1. 283-290.   15
Duyster, J. & Stöckhert, B. (2001): Erratum - Grain boundary energies in olivine derived from natural microstructures. - Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 140: 629.   9
Duyster, J. & Stöckhert, B. (2001): Grain boundary energies in olivine derived from natural microstructures. – Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. 140: (5) 567-576.   9
Handy M., Braun J., Brown M., Kukowski N., Paterson M.S., Schmid S.M., Stöckhert B., Stüwe K., Thompson A.B. & Wosnitza E. (2001): Rheology and geodynamic modelling: the next step forward. - Int. J. Earth Sciences (Geol. Rundsch.) 90: 149-156.   1
Piepenbreier, D. & Stöckhert, B. (2001): Plastic flow of omphacite in eclogites at temperatures below 500°C – implications for interplate coupling in subduction zones. - International Journal of Earth Sciences 90: 197-210.   1
Renner, J., Stöckhert, B., Zerbian, A., Röller, K. & Rummel, F. (2001): An experimental study into the rheology of synthetic polycrystalline coesite aggregates. – Journal of Geophysical Research 106: 19411-19429.   1
Stöckhert, B., Duyster, J., Trepmann, C. & Massonne, H.-J. (2001): Microdiamond daughter crystals precipitated from supercritical COH + silicate fluids included in garnet, Erzgebirge, Germany. – Geology 29: 391-394.   1, 11
Thomson, S.N., Hervé, F. & Stöckhert, B. (2001): Mesozoic-Cenozoic denudation history of the Patagonian Andes (southern Chile) and its correlation to different subduction processes. – Tectonics 20: 693-711.   12
Trepmann, C. & Stöckhert, B. (2001): Mechanical Twinning of Jadeite – an indication of synseismic loading beneath the brittle ductile transition. - International Journal of Earth Sciences 90: 4-13.   5
Yue, Z.F., Eggeler, G. & Stöckhert, B. (2001): A creep finite element analysis of indentation creep testing in two phase microstructures (particle/matrix- and thin film/substrate-systems). – Comp. Mater. Sci. 21: (1) 37-56.   1
Brix, M.R., Stöckhert, B., Seidel, E., Theye, T., Thomson, S.N., Küster, M. (2002): Thermobarometric data from a fossil zircon partial annealing zone in high pressure – low temperature rocks of eastern Crete, Greece. – Tectonophysics 349: 309-326.  3, 4
Gerya, T.V. & Stöckhert, B. (2002): Exhumation Rates of High Pressure Metamorphic Rocks in Subduction Channels: the Effect of Rheology. - Geophysical Research Letters 29(8): 102-1 – 102-4.   2
Gerya, T.V., Stöckhert, B. & Perchuk, A.L. (2002): Exhumation of high-pressure metamorphic rocks in a subduction channel – a numerical simulation. – Tectonics 21: 6-1 – 6-19.  2
Stöckhert, B. (2002): Stress and deformation in subduction zones – insight from the record of exhumed metamorphic rocks. in Deformation mechanisms,rheology, and tectonics: current status and future perspectives, edited by S. de Meer, M. Drury, H. de Bresser, and G. Pennock, Geological Society, London, Special Publications 200, 255-274.   1, 8
Trepmann C. & Stöckhert, B. (2002): Cataclastic deformation of garnet: A record of synseismic loading and postseismic creep. - Journal of Structural Geology 24: 1845-1856.   5
Dobrzhinetskaya, L., Green, H.W., Weschler, M., Darus, M., Wang, Y.-C., Massonne, H.-J. & Stöckhert, B. (2003): Focused ion beam and transmission electron microscope study of microdiamonds from the Saxonian Erzgebirge, Germany. – Earth and Planet. Sci. Letters 210: 399-410.   1
Dorner, D., Röller, K., Skrotzki, B., Stöckhert, B. & Eggeler, G. (2003): Creep of a TiAl alloy: a comparison of indentation and tensile testing. - Materials Science and Engineering, A, 357: 346-354.   1
Fischer, M., Röller, K., Küster, M., Stöckhert, B. & Mconnell, V.S. (2003): Open fissure mineralization at 2600 m depth in Long Valley Exploratory Well (California) - insight into the history of the hydrothermal system. - Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Res. 127: 347-363.   10
Lohkämper, T.H.K., Jordan, G., Costamagna, R., Stöckhert, B. & Schmahl, W.W. (2003): Phase shift interference microscopic study of dissolution-precipitation processes of nonhydrostatically stressed halite crystals in solution. – Contrib. Mineralogy Petrology 146: 263-274.  8
Orzol, J., Trepmann, C., Stöckhert, B. & Shi, G. (2003): Critical shear stress for mechanical twinning of jadeite. – Tectonophysics 372: 135-145.   1
Rybacki, E., Konrad, K., Renner, J., Wachmann, M., B. Stöckhert, B. & Rummel, F. (2003): Experimental deformation of synthetic aragonite marble. - Journal of Geophysical Research 108 (B3) 2174, 8-1 – 8-15.   1
Küster, M.  & Stöckhert, B. (2003): Der tektonische Bau Deutschlands. - Nationalatlas Bundesrepublik Deutschland – Relief, Boden und Wasser   
Trepmann, C. & Stöckhert, B. (2003): Quartz microstructures developed during non-steady state plastic flow at rapidly decaying stress and strain rate. – Journal of Structural Geology 25: 2035-2051.   4, 5
Dorner, D. & Stöckhert, B. (2004): Plastic flow strength of jadeite and diopside investigated by indentation hardness tests. – Tectonophysics 379: 227-238.   1

Ellis, S. & Stöckhert, B. (2004): Elevated stresses and creep rates beneath the brittle-ductile transition caused by seismic faulting in the upper crust. - Journal of Geophysical Research 109, 

Ellis, S. & Stöckhert, B. (2004): Imposed strain localization in the lower crust on seismic timescales. - Earth Planets Space 56: 1103-1109.   6
Meier, T., Dietrich, K., Stöckhert, B. & Harjes, H.-P. (2004): One-dimensional model of shear wave velocity for the eastern Mediterranean obtained from the inversion of Raleigh wave phase velocities and tectonic implications. - Geophysical Journal International 156: 45-58.   3
Trepmann, C., Stöckhert, B. & Chakraborty, S. (2004): Oligocene trondhjemitic dikes in the Austroalpine basement of the Pfunderer Berge, Südtirol – level of emplacement and metamorphic overprint. - European Journal of Mineralogy 16, 641-659.   14
Adriasola, A.C., Thomson, S.N., Brix M.R., Hervé, F. & Stöckhert, B. (2005): Postmagmatic Cooling and Late Cenozoic Denudation of the North Patagonian Batholith in the Los Lagos Region of Chile, 41°-42°15’S. - International Journal of Earth Sciences 95: 504-528.   12
Engvik, A.K., Bertram, A., Kalthoff, J.F., Stöckhert, B., Austrheim, H., Elvevold, S. (2005): Magma-driven hydraulic fracturing and infiltration of fluids into the damaged host rock, an example from Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica. - Journal of Structural Geology 27: 839-854.   7
Lenze, A., Stöckhert, B. & Wirth R. (2005): Grain scale deformation in ultrahigh-pressure metamorphic rocks - an indicator of rapid phase transformation. - Earth and Planetary Science Letters 229: 217-230.   1
Shi, G.H., Stöckhert, B. & Cui, W.Y. (2005): Kosmochlor and chromian jadeite aggregates from the Myanmar jadeitite area. - Mineralogical Magazine 69: 1061-1077.   1
Stöckhert, B. & Gerya, T.V. (2005): Pre-collisional high pressure metamorphism and nappe tectonics at active continental margins: a numerical simulation. - Terra Nova 17: 102-110.   1
Atmaoui, N., Kukowski, N., Stöckhert, B. & König, D. (2006): Initiation and development of pull-apart basins with Riedel shear mechanism: Insight from scaled clay experiments. - International Journal of Earth Sciences 95: 225-238.   15
Ellis S., Beavan J., Eberhart-Phillips D. & Stöckhert B. (2006): Simplified models of the Alpine fault seismic cycle: stress transfer in the Mid-crust. - Geophysical Journal International 166: 386-402,   6
Gerya, T.V. & Stöckhert, B. (2006): 2-D numerical modeling of tectonic and metamorphic histories at active continental margins. - International Journal of Earth Sciences 95: 250-274.   2
Orzol, J., Stöckhert, B., Trepmann, C. & Rummel, F. (2006): Experimental Deformation of Synthetic Wet Jadeite Aggregates. – Journal of Geophysical Research J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 111,   1
Brix M.R., Faundez V., Hervé F.,. Solari M., Fernandez J., Carter A. & Stöckhert B. (2007): Thermochronologic constraints on the tectonic evolution of the western Antarctic Peninsula in late Mesozoic and Cenozoic times. - U.S. Geological Survey and The National Academies; USGS OF-2007-1047, Short Research Paper 101  12
Engvik, A.K. & Stöckhert, B. (2007): The inclusion record of fluid evolution, crack healing and trapping from a heterogeneous system during rapid cooling of pegmatitic veins (Dronning Maud Land; Antarctica). – Geofluids 7: 171-185.  7
Lenze, A. & Stöckhert, B. (2007): Microfabrics of UHP metamorphic granites in the Dora Maira massif, western Alps – no evidence of deformation at great depth. – Journal of Metamorphic Geology 229: 217-230.   1, 4
Meier, T., Becker D., Endrun, B., Rische, M., Bohnhoff, M., Stöckhert, B. & Harjes, H.-P. (2007): A model fort he Hellenic subduction zone in the area of Crete based on seismological investigations. In: Geodynamics of the Aegean and Anatolia. Taymaz, T., Yilmaz, Y. & Dilek, Y. (eds.), Geological Society, London, Special Publications 291: 183-199.  3
Nüchter, J.A. & Stöckhert, B. (2007): Vein quartz microfabrics indicating progressive evolution of fractures into cavities during postseismic creep in the middle crust. – Journal of Structural Geology 29(9): 1445-1462.   4, 5
Seidel, M., Seidel, E. & Stöckhert B. (2007): Tectono-sedimentary evolution of lower to middle Miocene half-graben basins related to an extensional detachment fault (western Crete, Greece). - Terra Nova 19: 39-47   3
Trepmann, C., Stöckhert, B., Dorner, D., Hamidzadeh Moghadam, R., Küster, M. & Röller, K. (2007): Simulating coseismic deformation of quartz in the middle crust and fabric evolution during postseismic stress relaxation – an experimental study. – Tectonophysics 442: 83-104.  4, 5
Adriasola, A.C. & Stöckhert, B. (2008): Cooling Histories and Deformation of Plutonic Rocks along the Liquiñe-Ofqui Fault Zone at the Los Lagos Region of Chile, 41°- 42°15’S. – Revista Geológica de Chile 35: 39-61.   12
Birtel, S. & Stöckhert B. (2008): Quartz veins record earthquake-related brittle failure and short term ductile flow in the deep crust. - – Tectonophysics 457: 53-63.   5
Lenze, A. & Stöckhert, B. (2008): Microfabrics of quartz formed from coesite (Dora Maira Massif, Western Alps). – European Journal of Mineralogy 20: 811-826.  1, 4
Nüchter, J.A. & Stöckhert, B. (2008): Coupled stress and pore fluid pressure changes in the middle crust - the vein record of coseismic loading and postseismic stress relaxation. – Tectonics 27,  5
Seidel, M., Seidel, E. & Stöckhert B. (2008): Reply to comment on ‘Tectono-sedimentary evolution of lower to middle Miocene half-graben basins related to an extensional detachment fault (western Crete, Greece)’. - Terra Nova 20: 417-418  3
Engvik, L., Stöckhert, B. & Engvik A.K. (2009): Fluid infiltration, heat transport, and healing of microcracks in the damage zone of magmatic veins: Numerical modelling. - Journal of Geophysical Research 114:  7
Stöckhert, B., Trepmann, C. & Massonne, H.-J. (2009): Decrepitated UHP fluid inclusions: about diverse phase assemblages and extreme decompression rates (Erzgebirge, Germany). – Journal of Metamorphic Geology 27: 673-684  1, 11
Trepmann, C. & Stöckhert, B. (2009): Microfabric of folded quartz veins in metagreywackes: Dislocation creep and subgrain rotation at high stress. - Journal of Metamorphic Geology 27: 555-570.  4, 8
Moghadam, R.H., Trepmann, C.A., Stoeckhert, B. & Renner, J. (2010): Rheology of Synthetic Omphacite Aggregates at High Pressure and HighTemperature. - Journal of Petrology 51: 921-945.  1
Trepmann, C., Lenze, A. & Stöckhert B. (2010): Static recrystallization of vein quartz pebbles in a high pressure – low temperature metamorphic conglomerate. - Journal of Structural Geology 32: 202-215.  4, 8
Wassmann, S, Stöckhert, B. & Trepmann, C. A. (2011): Dissolution precipitation creep versus crystalline plasticity in high-pressure metamorphic serpentinites. - In: Prior, D. J., Rutter, E. H. & Tatham, D. J. (eds.) Deformation Mechanisms, Rheology and Tectonics: Microstructures, Mechanics and Anisotropy. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 360, 129–149.  1, 8
Grigull, S., Krohe, A., Moos, C., Wassmann, S. & Stöckhert, B.(2012): “Order from chaos”: A field-based estimate on bulk rheology of tectonic mélanges formed insubduction zones. Tectonophysics 568-569: 86-101  1, 8
Wassmann, S. & Stöckhert, B. (2012): Matrix deformation mechanisms in HP-LT tectonic mélanges – Microstructural record of jadeite-blueschist from the Franciscan Complex, California. Tectonophysics. 568-569: 135-153  1, 8
Wassmann, S. & Stöckhert, B. (2013):  Low stress deformation of garnet by incongruent dissolution precipitation creep. - Journal of Structural Geology 46: 200-219.  1, 8
Trepmann, C.A. & Stöckhert, B. (2013): Short-wavelength undulatory extinction in quartz recording coseismic deformation in the middle crust - an experimental study. - Solid Earth 4: 263-276.  4, 5, 6
Nüchter, J.A., Wassmann S. & Stöckhert, B. (2013): Cyclic ductile and brittle deformation related to coseismic thrust fault propagation: Structural record at the base of a basement nappe (Preveli, Crete). - Tectonics 32: 1272- 1293.  5, 6, 7
Wassmann, S. & Stöckhert, B. (2013):  Rheology of the plate interface - dissolution precipitation creep in high pressure metamorphic rocks. - Tectonophysics 608: 1-29  1, 8
Friederich, W.; Lambrecht, L., Stöckhert, B., Wassmann, S. & Moss, C. (2014): Seismic visibility of a deep subduction channel - insights from numerical simulation of high-frequency seismic waves emitted from intermediate depth earthquarkes. - Solid Earth 5: 141-159 2
Dorner,D., Röller, K. & Stöckhert, B. (2014): High temperature indentation creep tests on anhydrite - a promising first look. - Solid Earth 5: 805-819 16