Marc Sosson

Marc Sosson

Keywords : Caucasus Black Sea Cretaceous Neotethys Ophiolites Paleotectonic reconstruction

Country : France

Organization : University of Nice Sophia Antipolis

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Neogene to Quaternary stress field evolution in Lesser Caucasus and adjacent regions using fault kinematics analysis and volcanic cluster data 2005 Geodinamica Acta

Radiolarian ages for the sedimentary cover of sevan ophiolite (Armenia, lesser caucasus) 2010 Ofioliti

Subductions, Obduction and Collision in the Lesser Caucasus (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia), New Insights 2010 Geological Society Special Publication

Geochemistry of the Eocene magmatic rocks from the Lesser Caucasus area (Armenia): evidence of a subduction geodynamic environment 2016 Lyell Special Publications

New insights and questions about the Meso-Cenozoic Tectonic evolution of Eastern Black Sea and Caucasus 2014

Stratigraphy and Tectonic of the Paleocene-Eocene Flexural Basin of the Lesser Caucasus (Armenia): Consequences on the Cenozoic Geodynamics of Eastern Black Sea Region. 2011

Tectonic Evolution of the Eastern Black Sea and Caucasus: an introduction 2017 Geological Society London Special Publications

From Greater to Lesser Caucasus: new insights from surface and subsurface data along a N-S trending transect (Georgia): Thick-skin versus thin-skin tectonics 2013 Darius News

Evidence for ∼80–75Ma subduction jump during Anatolide–Tauride–Armenian block accretion and ∼48Ma Arabia–Eurasia collision in Lesser Caucasus–East Anatolia 2012 Journal of Geodynamics

Prolonged Variscan to Alpine history of an active Eurasian margin (Georgia, Armenia) revealed by 40Ar/39Ar dating 2011 Gondwana Research

What is the lithological nature of subduction channels? Insights from fossil Caucasus subduction zones 2011 

The Armenian Ophiolite: Insights for Jurassic back-arc formation, Lower Cretaceous hot spot magmatism and Upper Cretaceous obduction over the South Armenian Block 2010 Geological Society, London, Special Publications

Blueschists of the Amassia-Stepanavan Suture Zone (Armenia):linking Tethys subduction history from E-Turkey to W-Iran 2009 International Journal of Earth Sciences

A Paleolatitude Reconstruction of the South Armenian Block (Lesser Caucasus) for the Late Cretaceous: Constraints on the Tethyan Realm 2015 Tectonophysics

Sedimentary Basin Tectonics from the Black Sea and Caucasus to the Arabian Platform: Introduction 2010 Geological Society

Tectonic evolution of the Lesser Caucasus (Armenia) revisited in the light of new structural and stratigraphic results 2005 Geophysical Research Abstracts

Structural model of the eastern Achara-Trialeti fold and thrust belt using seismic reflection profiles 2017

The obduction process: What extent? What timing? What cause(s)? The study of the northern branch of Neotethys in Anatolia and the Lesser Caucasus (Turkey and Armenia) 2017

Obduction of old oceanic lithosphere due to reheating and plate reorganization: Insights from numerical modelling and the NE Anatolia - Lesser Caucasus case example 2016 Journal of Geodynamics

Lithological nature of the Subduction Channel: Insights from the Karabakh suture zone (Lesser Caucasus) and general comparisons 2015 Journal of Geodynamics

The Armenian and NW Anatolian ophiolites: new insights for the closure of the Tethys domain and obduction onto the South Armenian Block and Anatolian-Tauride Platform before collision through dynamic modeling 2013

New P-T-t data on the metamorphic sole of the Amasia ophiolites and implications for the geodynamical process, NW of the Sevan-Akera suture zone, Lesser Caucasus (Armenia) 2011

Insights on the lithological nature of subduction channels from observations of fossil subduction zones, Sevan-Akera suture zone, Lesser Caucasus (Armenia and Karabakh) 2011

Geology and Structure of the Amasia Ophiolites, NW of the Sevan-Akera Suture Zone, Lesser Caucasus (Armenia) 2012

New structural and petrological data on the Amasia ophiolites (NW Sevan-Akera suture zone, Lesser Caucasus): Insights for a larg-scale obduction in Armenia and NE Turkey. 2013 Tectonophysics

From seafloor spreading to obduction: Jurassic–Cretaceous evolution of the northern branch of the Neotethys in the Northeastern Anatolian and Lesser Caucasus regions 2015 Geological Society London Special Publications

From Subduction to Obduction: new insights on the obduction process through the study of the metamorphic sole of the Amasia ophiolites (Lesser Caucasus, Armenia) 2013

Large scale obduction of preserved oceanic crust: linking the Lesser Caucasus and NE Anatolian ophiolites and implications for the formation of the Lesser Caucasus-Pontides Arc 2013

Linking the NE Anatolian and Lesser Caucasus ophiolites: Evidence for large-scale obduction of oceanic crust and implications for the formation of the Lesser Caucasus-Pontides Arc 2013 Geodinamica Acta

Obduction triggered by regional heating during plate reorganization 2015 Terra Nova


Multi-stage metamorphism in the South Armenian Block during the Late Jurassic to Early Cretaceous: Tectonics over south-dipping subduction of Northern branch of Neotethys 2014 Journal of Asian Earth Sciences

Tectonic Evolution of the South-eastern Margin of the Ararat Basin, (Lesser Caucasus, Armenia) 2018 Journal of Petroleum Geology

Discovery of Middle Jurassic (Bajocian) Radiolaria from thesedimentary cover of the Vedi ophiolite (Lesser Caucasus, Armenia) 2008 Comptes Rendus Palevol

A brief geological outline of the Lesser Caucasus: new insights on its Thethyan-Alpine evolution based on recent results of French-Armenian collaboration 2011 Bulletin de la Societe Geologique de France

Radiolarian evidence for early cretaceous (late Barremian - early aptian) submarine volcanic activity in the Tethyan oceanic realm preserved in Karabagh (Lesser Caucasus) 2011 Ofioliti

Reconstructing Upper Cretaceous (Cenomanian) paleoenvironments in Armenia based on Radiolaria and benthic Foraminifera; implications for the geodynamic evolution of the Tethyan realm in the Lesser Caucasus 2014 Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology

New and revised radiolarian biochronology for the sedimentary cover of ophiolites in the Lesser Caucasus (Armenia) 2010 Geological Society Special Publication

The eastern Black Sea-Caucasus region during the Cretaceous: New evidence to constrain its tectonic evolution 2015 Comptes Rendus - Geoscience

Structural Architecture of the Eastern Achara-trialeti Fold and Thrust Belt, Georgia: Implications for Kinematic Evolution 2017