Russell McDuff

Professor Emeritus
UW School of Oceanography

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G.J. Massoth, D.A. Butterfield, J.E. Lupton, R.E. McDuff, M.D. Lilley, and I.R. Jonasson (1989) Submarine venting of phase-separated hydrothermal fluids at Axial Volcano, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Nature, 340, 702-705.

E.T. Baker, R.E. McDuff, and G.J. Massoth (1990) Hydrothermal venting from the summit of a ridge axis seamount: Axial Volcano, Juan de Fuca Ridge. J. Geophys. Res., 95, 12843-12854.

D.A. Butterfield, G.J. Massoth, R.E. McDuff, J.E. Lupton, and M.D. Lilley (1990) The geochemistry of hydrothermal fluids from ASHES vent field, Axial Seamount, Juan de Fuca Ridge: subseafloor boiling and subsequent fluid-rock interaction. J. Geophys. Res., 95, 12895-12921.

M.K. Tivey and R.E. McDuff (1990) Mineral precipitation in the walls of black smoker chimneys: a quantitative model of transport and chemical reaction. J. Geophys. Res., 95, 12617-12637.

A. Schultz, J.R. Delaney and R.E. McDuff (1992) On the partitioning of heat flux between diffuse and point source seafloor venting, J. Geophys. Res., 97, 12299-12314.

J.R. Delaney, V. Robigou-Nelson, R.E. McDuff and M.K. Tivey (1992) Detailed geological relationships of a vigorous hydrothermal system: the Endeavour vent field, northern Juan de Fuca Ridge, J. Geophys. Res., 97, 19663-19682.

R.E. Thomson, J.R. Delaney, R.E. McDuff, D.R. Janecky and J.A. McClain (1992) Physical characteristics of the Endeavour Ridge hydrothermal plume during July 1988, Earth Planet. Sci. Letters, 111, 141-154.

M.D. Lilley, D.A. Butterfield, E.J. Olson, J.E. Lupton, S.E. Macko and R.E. McDuff (1993) Anomalous CHsub 4 and NHsub 4+ concentrations at a mid-ocean ridge hydrothermal system: combined effects of sediments and phase separation, Nature, 364, 45-47.

D.A. Butterfield, R.E. McDuff, M. Mottl, M.D. Lilley, G.J. Massoth and J.E. Lupton (1994) Gradients in the composition of hydrothermal fluids from the Endeavour Ridge vent field: Supercritical phase separation and brine loss. J. Geophys. Res., 99, 9561-9583.

D.A. Butterfield, R.E. McDuff, J.M. Franklin and C.G. Wheat (1994) Geochemistry of hydrothermal vent fluids from Middle Valley, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Proc. ODP, Sci. Results, 139, 395-410.

C.G. Wheat and R.E. McDuff (1994) Hydrothermal flow through the Mariana Mounds: Diagenesis of amorphous silica and degradation of organic matter on a mid-ocean ridge flank. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 58, 2461-2475.

C.G. Wheat and R.E. McDuff (1995) Mapping the fluid flow of the Mariana Mounds off axis hydrothermal system: pore water chemical tracers. J. Geophys. Res., 100, 8115-8131.

R.E. McDuff (1995) Physical dynamics of deep-sea hydrothermal plumes, in S.E. Humphris, R.A. Zierenberg, L.S. Mullineaux and R.E. Thomson (eds.), Physical, chemical, biological and geological interactions in hydrothermal systems, AGU Monograph 91, pp. 357-368.

Butterfield, D.A., I.R. Jonasson, G.J. Massoth, R.A. Feely, K.K. Roe, R.E. Embley, J.F. Holden, R.E. McDuff, M.D. Lilley and J.R. Delaney (1997) Seafloor eruptions and evolution of hydrothermal fluid chemistry, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, A, 355, 369-386.

S. Veirs, R.E. McDuff, M.D. Lilley and J.R. Delaney (1999) Locating hydrothermal vents by detecting and modeling buoyant, advected plumes. J. Geophys. Res., 104, 29239-29247.

R.E. Thomson, S.F. Mihaly, A.B. Rabinovich, R.E. McDuff, S.R. Veirs, F.R. Stahr (2003) Plume-induced topographically constrained circulation at Endeavour Ridge: implications for the colonisation of deep hydrothermal vents. Nature, 424, 545-549.

S.R. Veirs, R.E. McDuff and F.R. Stahr (2006) Magnitude and variance of horizontal heat flux at the Main Endeavour hydrothermal vent field, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 7, Q02004, doi:10.1029/2005GC000952.

L.A. Gilbert, R.E. McDuff and H.P. Johnson (2007) Porosity of the upper edifice of Axial Seamount, Geology, 35, 49-52, doi: 10:1130/G22892A.

T.J. Crone, R.E. McDuff and W.S.D. Wilcock (2008) Optical plume velocimetry: a new flow measurement technique for use in seafloor hydrothermal systems, Experiments in Fluids, doi:10.1007/s00348-008-0508-2.

T.J. Crone, W.S.D. Wilcock and R.E. McDuff (2010) Flow rate perturbations in a black smoker hydrothermal vent in response to a mid-ocean ridge earthquake swarm Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 11, Q03012, doi:10.1029/2009GC002926.

J.P. Kellogg and R.E. McDuff (2010) A hydrographic transient above the Salty Dawg hydrothermal field, Endeavour Segment, Juan de Fuca Ridge, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., doi:10.1029/2010GC003299.

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