Professor Simon Blockley

  1. 2000
  2. Published

    Radiocarbon calibration and Late Glacial occupation in northwest Europe

    Blockley, S. P. E., Donahue, R. E., Pollard, A. M. & Blockley, S., Mar 2000, In : Antiquity. 74, 283, p. 112-121 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Published

    Rapid human response to Late Glacial climate change: A reply to Housley et al. (2000)

    Blockley, S. P. E., Donahue, R. E., Pollard, A. M. & Blockley, S., Jun 2000, In : Antiquity. 74, 284, p. 427-428 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. 2003
  5. Published

    Devensian lateglacial environmental changes in Britain: a multi-proxy environmental record from Llanilid, South Wales, UK

    Walker, M. J. C., Coope, G. R., Sheldrick, C., Turney, C. S. M., Lowe, J. J., Blockley, S. P. E., Harkness, D. D. & Blockley, S., Mar 2003, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 22, 5-7, p. 475-520 46 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Chemical alteration of tephra in the depositional environment: theoretical stability modelling

    Pollard, A. M., Blockley, S. P. E., Ward, K. R. & Blockley, S., Jul 2003, In : Journal of Quaternary Science. 18, 5, p. 385-394 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. 2004
  8. Published

    Bayesian analysis of radiocarbon chronologies: examples from the European Late-glacial

    Blockley, S. P. E., Lowe, J. J., Walker, M. J. C., Asioli, A., Trincardi, F., Coope, G. R., Donahue, R. E., Pollard, A. M. & Blockley, S., Feb 2004, In : Journal of Quaternary Science. 19, 2, p. 159-175 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Published

    Were there two Borrobol Tephras during the early Lateglacial period: implications for tephrochronology?

    Davies, S. M., Wohlfarth, B., Wastegard, S., Andersson, M., Blockley, S., Possnert, G. & Blockley, S., Mar 2004, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 23, 5-6, p. 581-589 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. 2005
  11. Published

    A new and less destructive laboratory procedure for the physical separation of distal glass tephra shards from sediments

    Blockley, S., Pyne-O’Donnell, S. D. F., Lowe, J., Matthews, I., Stone, A., Pollard, A. M., Turney, C. S. M. & Molyneux, E. G., Sep 2005, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 24, 16-17, p. 1952-1960 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. 2006
  13. Published

    Climatic Range (MCR) Temperature reconstructions from beetles using a novel type of ubiquity analysis

    Blockley, S., Bray, P. J., Elias, S., Pollard, A. M., Lowe, J. & Dadswell, L. F., 2006, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 25, p. 1865-1876

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Published

    The chronology of abrupt climate change and Late Upper Palaeolithic human adaptation in Europe

    Blockley, S. P. E., Blockley, S. M., Donahue, R. E., Lane, C. S., Lowe, J. J. & Pollard, A. M., Jul 2006, In : Journal of Quaternary Science. 21, 5, p. 575-584 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published

    Refining mutual climatic range (MCR) quantitative estimates of palaeotemperature using ubiquity analysis

    Bray, P. J., Blockley, S., Coope, G. R., Dadswell, L. F., Elias, S. A., Lowe, J. J. & Pollard, A. M., Aug 2006, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 25, 15-16, p. 1865-1876 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Published

    Some numerical considerations in the geochemical analysis of distal microtephra

    Pollard, A. M., Blockley, S. P. E., Lane, C. S. & Blockley, S., Oct 2006, In : Applied Geochemistry. 21, 10, p. 1692-1714 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. 2007
  18. Published

    Age modelling of late Quaternary marine sequences in the Adriatic: towards improved precision and accuracy using volcanic event stratigraphy

    Lowe, J. J., Blockley, S., Trincardi, F., Asioli, A., Cattaneo, A., Matthews, I. P., Pollard, M. & Wulf, S., 1 Feb 2007, In : Continental Shelf Research. 27, 3-4, p. 560-582 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Published

    Building and testing age models for radiocarbon dates in Lateglacial and Early Holocene sediments

    Blockley, S. P. E., Blaauw, M., Ramsey, C. B., van der Plicht, J. & Blockley, S., Aug 2007, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 26, 15-16, p. 1915-1926 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Published

    Evidence for the presence of the Vedde Ash in Central Europe

    Blockley, S. P. E., Lane, C. S., Lotter, A. F., Pollard, A. M. & Blockley, S., Dec 2007, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 26, 25-28, p. 3030-3036 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. 2008
  22. Published

    Tephrostratigraphical investigations of the basal sediment sequence at Loch Etteridge

    Lowe, J., Albert, P., Hardiman, M., Blockley, S., Macleod, A. & Pyne-O’Donnell, S., 2008, The Quaternary of Glen Roy and Vicinity. Palmer, A., Lowe, J. & Rose, J. (eds.). London: Quaternary Research Association, London, p. 60-65 6 p. (Quaternary Research Association Field Guide).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  23. Published

    Distal volcanic ash layers in the Lateglacial Interstadial (GI-1): problems of stratigraphic discrimination

    Pyne-O'Donnell, S. D. F., Blockley, S., Turney, C. S. M. & Lowe, J. J., Jan 2008, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 27, 1-2, p. 72-84 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Published

    Improved age modelling approaches as exemplified by the revised chronology for the Central European varved lake Soppensee

    Blockley, S. P. E., Ramsey, C. B., Lane, C. S. & Lotter, A. F., Jan 2008, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 27, 1-2, p. 61-71 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published

    Geochemical characterization of Quaternary tephras from the Campanian Province, Italy

    Turney, C. S. M., Blockley, S. P. E., Lowe, J. J., Wulf, S., Branch, N. P., Mastrolorenzo, G., Swindle, G., Nathan, R. & Pollard, A. M., Feb 2008, In : Quaternary International. 178, p. 288-305 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Published

    Reply to the comment on "Some numerical considerations in the geochemical analysis of distal microtephra", by Nicholas J.G. Pearce, Charles A. Bendall and John A. Westgate

    Pollard, A. M., Blockley, S. P. E., Lane, C. S. & Blockley, S., May 2008, In : Applied Geochemistry. 23, 5, p. 1365-1366 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  27. Published

    Reevaluating the Age of the Iberomaurusian in Morocco

    Bouzouggar, A., Barton, R. N. E., Blockley, S., Bronk-Ramsey, C., Collcutt, S. N., Gale, R., Higham, T. F. G., Humphrey, L. T., Parfitt, S., Turner, E., Ward, S. & Blockley, S., Jun 2008, In : African Archaeological Review. 25, 1-2, p. 319 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. Published

    Temporal patterns in lacustrine stable isotopes as evidence for climate change during the late glacial in the Southern European Alps

    Finsinger, W., Belis, C., Blockley, S. P. E., Eicher, U., Leuenberger, M., Lotter, A. F. & Ammann, B., Oct 2008, In : Journal of Paleolimnology. 40, 3, p. 885-895 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. Published

    Improved age modelling and high-precision age estimates of late Quaternary tephras, for accurate palaeoclimate reconstruction

    Blockley, S. P. E., Ramsey, C. B. & Pyle, D. M., 20 Oct 2008, In : Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 177, 1, p. 251-262 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. Published

    The Middle to Upper Paleolithic transition: dating, stratigraphy, and isochronous markers

    Blockley, S. P. E., Ramsey, C. B. & Higham, T. F. G., Nov 2008, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 55, 5, p. 764-771 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. 2009
  32. Published

    Calibration commentary

    Blockley, S. P. E. & Housley, R. A., 2009, In : Radiocarbon. 51, 1, p. 287-290 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. 2010
  34. Published

    Late Holocene vegetation and palaeoenvironmental history of the Dunadd area, Argyll, Scotland: chronology of events

    Housley, R. A., Blockley, S. P. E., Matthews, I. P., MacLeod, A., Lowe, J. J., Ramsay, S., Miller, J. J. & Campbell, E. N., Mar 2010, In : Journal of Archaeological Science. 37, 3, p. 577-593 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Published

    Distal tephra record for the last ca 105,000 years from core PRAD 1-2 in the central Adriatic Sea: implications for marine tephrostratigraphy

    Bourne, A. J., Lowe, J. J., Trincardi, F., Asioli, A., Blockley, S. P. E., Wulf, S., Matthews, I. P., Piva, A. & Vigliotti, L., Nov 2010, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 29, 23-24, p. 3079-3094 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. 2011
  37. Published

    A revised chronology for the adoption of agriculture in the Southern Levant and the role of Lateglacial climatic change

    Blockley, S. P. E. & Pinhasi, R., Jan 2011, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 30, 1-2, p. 98-108 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Published

    The occurrence of distal Icelandic and Italian tephra in the Lateglacial of Lake Bled, Slovenia

    Lane, C. S., Andric, M., Cullen, V. L. & Blockley, S. P. E., May 2011, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 30, 9-10, p. 1013-1018 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. Published

    Tephrochronology and absolute centennial scale synchronisation of European and Greenland records for the last glacial to interglacial transition: A case study of Soppensee and NGRIP

    Lane, C. S., Blockley, S. P. E., Bronk Ramsey, C., Lotter, A. F. & Blockley, S., 20 Dec 2011, In : Quaternary International. 246, 1-2, p. 145–156

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. 2012
  41. Published

    Lateglacial and early Holocene palaeoenvironmental 'events' in Sluggan Bog, Northern Ireland: comparisons with the Greenland NGRIP GICC05 event stratigraphy

    Walker, M., Lowe, J., Blockley, S., Bryant, C., Coombes, P., Davies, S., Hardiman, M., Turney, C. & Watson, J., 2012, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 36, p. 124-138 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. Published

    Volcanic ash layers illuminate the resilience of Neanderthals and early Modern Humans to natural hazards

    Lowe, J., Barton, Blockley, S., Bronk Ramsey, Cullen, Davies, Gamble, Grant, Hardiman, Housley, R., Lane, Lee, Lewis, MacLeod, A., Menzies, M., Müller, Pollard, Price, Roberts, Rohling & 22 others, Satow, C., Smith, Stringer, Tomlinson, E., White, D., Albert, P., Arienzo, Barker, Borić, Carandente, Civetta, Ferrier, Guadelli, Karkanas, Koumouzelis, Müller, Orsi, Pross, Rosi, Shalamanov-Korobar, Sirakov & Tzedakis, 2012, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109, 43, p. 13532-13537

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. Published

    Was the 12.1 ka Icelandic Vedde Ash one of a kind?

    Lane, C. S., Blockley, S. P. E., Mangerud, J., Smith, V. C., Lohne, O. S., Tomlinson, E. L., Matthews, I. P. & Lotter, A. F., 6 Feb 2012, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 33, p. 87–99

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Published

    A regional tephrostratigraphic framework for central and southern European climate archives during the Last Glacial to Interglacial transition: comparisons north and south of the Alps

    Lane, C. S., Blockley, S. P. E., Lotter, A. F., Finsinger, W., Fillippi, M. L. & Matthews, I. P., 12 Mar 2012, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 36, p. 50-58 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Published

    Synchronisation of palaeoenvironmental records over the last 60,000 years, and an extended INTIMATE event stratigraphy to 48,000 b2k

    Blockley, S. P. E., Lane, C. S., Hardiman, M., Rasmussen, S. O., Seierstad, I. K., Steffensen, J. P., Svensson, A., Lotter, A. F., Turney, C. S. M. & Ramsey, C. B., 12 Mar 2012, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 36, p. 2-10 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. Published

    Volcanic ash layers illuminate the resilience of Neanderthals and early modern humans to natural hazards

    Lowe, J., Barton, N., Blockley, S., Ramsey, C. B., Cullen, V. L., Davies, W., Gamble, C., Grant, K., Hardiman, M., Housley, R., Lane, C. S., Lee, S., Lewis, M., MacLeod, A., Menzies, M., Müller, W., Pollard, M., Price, C., Roberts, A. P., Rohling, E. J. & 22 others, Satow, C., Smith, V. C., Stringer, C. B., Tomlinson, E. L., White, D., Albert, P., Arienzo, I., Barker, G., Boric, D., Carandente, A., Civetta, L., Ferrier, C., Gaudelli, J-L., Karkanas, P., Koumouzelis, M., Muller, U. C., Orsi, G., Pross, J., Rosi, M., Shalamanov-Korobar, L., Sirakov, N. & Tzedakis, P. C., 21 Aug 2012, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109, 34, p. 13532-13537

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Published

    Coupled U-series and OSL dating of a Late Pleistocene cave sediment sequence, Morocco, North Africa: Significance for constructing Palaeolithic chronologies

    Clark-Balzan, L., Candy, I., Schwenninger, J-L., Bouzouggar, A., Blockley, S., Nathan, R. & Barton, N., Oct 2012, In : Quaternary Geochronology. 12, p. 53-64 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Published

    Serial population extinctions in a small mammal indicate Late Pleistocene ecosystem instability

    Brace, S., Palkopoulou, E., Dalén, L., Lister, A. M., Miller, R., Otte, M., Germonpré, M., Blockley, S. P. E., Stewart, J. R. & Barnes, I., 11 Dec 2012, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109, 50, p. 20532-20536 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. 2014
  50. Published

    Integrating timescales with time-transfer functions: a practical approach for an INTIMATE database

    Bronk Ramsey, C., Albert, P., Blockley, S., Hardiman, M., Lane, C., MacLeod, A., Matthews, I., Muscheler, R., Palmer, A. & Staff, R., 2014, In : Quaternary Science Reviews.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  51. In preparation

    The Y-3 tephrostratigraphic marker revisited: new diagnostic glass geochemistry, improved chronology and climatostratigraphical interpretations. Quaternary Science Reviews

    Albert, P., Hardiman, M., Keller, J., Tomlinson, E., Bourne, A., Smith, V. C., Wulf, S., Zanchetta, G., Sulpizio, R., Muller, U. C., Pross, J., Ottolini, L., Matthews, I., Blockley, S. & Menzies, M., 2014, (In preparation) In : Quaternary Science Reviews.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. Published

    Early Levallois technology and the Lower to Middle Paleolithic transition in the Southern Caucasus

    Adler, D., Wilkinson, K., Blockley, S., Mark, D., Pinhasi, R., Schmidt-Magee, B., Nahapetyan, S., Mallol, C., Berna, F., Glauberman, P., Raczynski-Henk, Y., Wales, N., Frahm, E., Jöris, O., MacLeod, A., Smith, V. C., Cullen, V. L. & Gasparian, B., 26 Sep 2014, In : Science. 345, 6204, p. 1609-1613 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  53. Published

    A compilation of Western European terrestrial records 60-8kaBP: Towards an understanding of latitudinal climatic gradients

    Data contributors, 15 Dec 2014, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 106, p. 167-185 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  54. Published

    A stratigraphic framework for abrupt climatic changes during the Last Glacial period based on three synchronized Greenland ice-core records: refining and extending the INTIMATE event stratigraphy

    Rasmussen, S., Bigler, M., Blockley, S., Blunier, T., Buchardt, S., Clausen, H., Cvijanovic, I., Dahl-Jensen, D., Johnsen, S., Fischer, H., Gkinis, V., Guillevic, M., Hoek, W., Lowe, J., Pedro, J., Popp, T., Seierstad, I. K., Steffensen, J. P., Svensson, A., Vallelonga, P. & 4 others, Vinther, B., Walker, M. J. C., Wheatley, J. & Winstrup, M., 15 Dec 2014, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 106, p. 14-28

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  55. Published

    Integrating timescales with time-transfer functions: A practical approach for an INTIMATE database

    Bronk Ramsey, C., Albert, P., Blockley, S., Hardiman, M., Lane, C., Macleod, A., Matthews, I. P., Muscheler, R., Palmer, A. & Staff, R. A., 15 Dec 2014, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 106, p. 67-80 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  56. Published

    Tephrochronology and the extended intimate (integration of ice-core, marine and terrestrial records) event stratigraphy 8–128 ka b2k

    Blockley, S., Bourne, A., Brauer, A., Davies, S., Hardiman, M., Harding, P., Lane, C., MacLeod, A., Matthews, I., Pyne-O’Donnell, S., Wulf, S. & Zanchetta, G., 15 Dec 2014, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 106, p. 88-100 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  57. 2015
  58. Published

    Revisiting the Y-3 tephrostratigraphic marker: A new diagnostic glass geochemistry, age estimate, and details on its climatostratigraphical context

    Albert, P. G., Hardiman, M., Keller, J., Tomlinson, E. L., Smith, V. C., Bourne, A. J., Wulf, S., Zanchetta, G., Sulpizio, R., Müller, U. C., Pross, J., Ottolini, L., Matthews, I. P., Blockley, S. P. E. & Menzies, M. A., 2015, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 118, p. 105-121 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  59. Published

    The evolution of Palaeolake Flixton and the environmental context of Star Carr, NE. Yorkshire: stratigraphy and sedimentology of the Last Glacial-Interglacial Transition (LGIT) lacustrine sequences

    Palmer, A., Matthews, I., Candy, I., Blockley, S., MacLeod, A., Darvill, C., Milner, N., Conneller, C. & Taylor, B., Feb 2015, In : Proceedings of the Geologists' Association. 126, 1, p. 50-59 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  60. Published

    The evolution of Palaeolake Flixton and the environmental context of Star Carr: An oxygen and carbon isotopic record of environmental change for the early Holocene

    Candy, I., Farry, A., Darvill, C. M., Palmer, A., Blockley, S. P. E., Matthews, I. P., MacLeod, A., Deeprose, L., Farley, N., Kearney, R., Conneller, C., Taylor, B. & Milner, N., 1 Feb 2015, In : Proceedings of the Geologists' Association. 126, 1, p. 60-71 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  61. Published

    First evidence of cryptotephra in palaeoenvironmental records associated with Norse occupation sites in Greenland

    Blockley, S. P. E., Edwards, K. J., Schofield, J. E., Pyne-O'Donnell, S. D. F., Jensen, B. J. L., Matthews, I., Cook, G. T., Wallace, K. L. & Froese, D., Apr 2015, In : Quaternary Geochronology. 27, p. 145-157 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  62. Published

    Tephrochronology of core PRAD 1-2 from the Adriatic Sea: Insights into Italian explosive volcanism for the period 200-80ka

    Bourne, A. J., Albert, P. G., Matthews, I. P., Trincardi, F., Wulf, S., Asioli, A., Blockley, S. P. E., Keller, J. & Lowe, J. J., 15 May 2015, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 116, p. 28-43 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  63. Published

    A new contribution to the Late Quaternary tephrostratigraphy of the Mediterranean: Aegean Sea core LC21

    Satow, C., Tomlinson, E. L., Grant, K. M., Albert, P. G., Smith, V. C., Manning, C. J., Ottolini, L., Wulf, S., Rohling, E. J., Lowe, J. J., Blockley, S. P. E. & Menzies, M. A., 1 Jun 2015, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 117, p. 96-112 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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