Alan Aitken

Dr, PhD Monash

  • The University of Western Australia (M006), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 895 Citations
  • 18 h-Index
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  • Potential field geophysics
  • Tectonics and lithospheric processes

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Research Output 2008 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Thermal, rheological and kinematic conditions for channelized lower crustal flow in a threshold example

Aitken, A. R. A., Quentin de Gromard, R., Joly, A., Howard, H. M. & Smithies, R. H., 20 Feb 2019, In : Tectonophysics. 753, p. 63-78 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lower crust
potential energy

Use of airborne hyperspectral datasets to remotely map a siliciclastic succession (Bresnahan Group, Australia)

Uren, A., Occhipinti, S., George, A. & Aitken, A., 2019, 81st EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2019. EAGE Publishing BV, (81st EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2019).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

2 Citations (Scopus)

A role for data richness mapping in exploration decision making

Aitken, A. R. A., Occhipinti, S. A., Lindsay, M. D. & Trench, A., 1 Aug 2018, In : Ore Geology Reviews. 99, p. 398-410 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Decision making
decision making
data quality
7 Citations (Scopus)

New Magnetic Anomaly Map of the Antarctic

Golynsky, A. V., Ferraccioli, F., Hong, J. K., Golynsky, D. A., von Frese, R. R. B., Young, D. A., Blankenship, D. D., Holt, J. W., Ivanov, S. V., Kiselev, A. V., Masolov, V. N., Eagles, G., Gohl, K., Jokat, W., Damaske, D., Finn, C., Aitken, A., Bell, R. E., Armadillo, E., Jordan, T. A. & 12 othersGreenbaum, J. S., Bozzo, E., Caneva, G., Forsberg, R., Ghidella, M., Galindo-Zaldivar, J., Bohoyo, F., Martos, Y. M., Nogi, Y., Quartini, E., Kim, H. R. & Roberts, J. L., 16 Jul 2018, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 45, 13, p. 6437-6449 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
magnetic anomalies
magnetic anomaly
Antarctic regions
International Geomagnetic Reference Field
3 Citations (Scopus)

The composition and structure of the deep crust of the Capricorn Orogen

Alghamdi, A. H., Aitken, A. R. A. & Dentith, M. C., 2 Jan 2018, In : Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. 65, 1, p. 9-24 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

seismic reflection

Projects 2012 2022