Professor Simon Blockley

  1. Article › Research › Peer-reviewed
  2. 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

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    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

  4. 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

  5. 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

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    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.

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  7. Published

    The Late Quaternary tephrostratigraphy of annually laminated sediments from Meerfelder Maar, Germany

    Lane, C. S., Brauer, A., Martín-Puertas, C., Blockley, S. P. E., Smith, V. C. & Tomlinson, E. L., 5 Aug 2015, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 122, p. 192-206 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published

    The marine isotope stage 1–5 cryptotephra record of Tenaghi Philippon, Greece: Towards a detailed tephrostratigraphic framework for the Eastern Mediterranean region

    Wulf, S., Hardiman, M., Staff, R., Koutsodendris, A., Appelt, O., Blockley, S., Lowe, J., Manning, C., Ottolini, L., Schmitt, A., Smith, V. C., Tomlinson, E., Vakhrameeva, P., Knipping, M., Kotthoff, U., Milner, A., Muller, U. C., Christanis, K., Kalaitzidis, S., Tzedakis, P. C. & 2 others, Schmiedl, G. & Pross, J., 15 Apr 2018, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 186, p. 236-262 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. 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.

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    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.

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  11. Published

    The resilience of postglacial hunter-gatherers to abrupt climate change

    Blockley, S., Candy, I., Matthews, I., Langdon, P., Langdon, C., Palmer, A., Lincoln, P., Abrook, A., Taylor, B., Conneller, C., Bayliss, A., MacLeod, A., Deeprose, L., Darvill, C., Kearney, R., Beavan, N., Staff, R., Bamforth, M., Taylor, M. & Milner, N., 26 Mar 2018, In : Nature Ecology & Evolution. 2, p. 810-818 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. 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

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    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

  14. 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

  15. 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

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    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

  17. Editorial › Research › Peer-reviewed
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    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

  19. Chapter › Research
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    Climate Research

    Blockley, S., Matthews, I., Palmer, A., Candy, I., Kearney, R., Langdon, P., Langdon, C., Abrook, A., Lincoln, P., Farry, A., Darvill, C. & Deeprose, L., 2018, Star Carr Volume 2: Studies in the Technology, Subsistence and Environment. Milner, N., Taylor, B. & Conneller, C. (eds.). York: York: White Rose University Press, Vol. 2. p. 113-123

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    Climate, Environment and Lake Flixton

    Taylor, B., Blockley, S., Candy, I., Langdon, P., Palmer, A., Matthews, I., Bayliss, A. & Milner, N., 2018, Star Carr Volume 1: a persistent place in a changing world. Milner, N., Conneller, C. & Taylor, B. (eds.). York: York: White Rose University Press, Vol. 1. p. 41-54

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  22. Published

    Seamer Basin

    Lincoln, P., Matthews, I., Palmer, A. & Blockley, S., 2017, The Quaternary of the Vale of Pickering: Field Guide. Lincoln, P., Eddey, L., Matthews, I., Palmer, A. & Bateman, M. (eds.). London.: Quaternary Research Association, London, p. 87-91

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    Synthesis

    Lincoln, P., Eddey, L., Matthews, I., Palmer, A., Blockley, S. & Bateman, M., 2017, The Quaternary of the Vale of Pickering: Field Guide. Lincoln, P., Eddey, L., Matthews, I., Palmer, A. & Bateman, M. (eds.). Quaternary Research Association, London.: Quaternary Research Association, London, p. 166-173

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  24. Published

    Synthesis of the Wykeham palaeoenvironmental records

    Lincoln, P., Matthews, I., Palmer, A. & Blockley, S., 2017, The Quaternary of the Vale of Pickering: Field Guide. Lincoln, P., Eddey, L., Matthews, I., Palmer, A. & Bateman, M. (eds.). Quaternary Research Association, London.: Quaternary Research Association, London, p. 114-123

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  25. 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).

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    The bathymetry and lithostratigraphy of sediments in Palaeolake Flixton, North Yorkshire.

    Palmer, A., Matthews, I., Candy, I., Blockley, S., Macleod, A., Darvill, C., Milner, N., Conneller, C. & Taylor, B., 2017, The Quaternary of the Vale of Pickering: Field Guide. Lincoln, P., Eddey, L., Matthews, I., Palmer, A. & Bateman, M. (eds.). Quaternary Research Association, London.: Quaternary Research Association, London, p. 124-128

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    Wykeham North Extension

    Lincoln, P., Matthews, I., Palmer, A. & Blockley, S., 2017, The Quaternary of the Vale of Pickering: Field Guide. Lincoln, P., Eddey, L., Matthews, I., Palmer, A. & Bateman, M. (eds.). Quaternary Research Association, London.: Quaternary Research Association, London, p. 92-102

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    Wykeham Quarry in context

    Lincoln, P., Matthews, I., Palmer, A. & Blockley, S., 2017, The Quaternary of the Vale of Pickering. Lincoln, P., Eddey, L., Matthews, I., Palmer, A. & Bateman, M. (eds.). Quaternary Research Association, London.: Quaternary Research Association, London

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter