2015-now Professor of Petrology, Institute of Geological Sciences, University of Bern, Switzerland
2013-2015 Prof., Australian National University , Canberra, Australia
2005-2013 Group Leader, Australian National Univ., Canberra, Australia
1998-2005 PhD in Geology, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
1997 Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, Mainz
1996 Höheres Lehramt in Geosciences, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
1991 Diploma in Geology, ETH Zurich, Switzerland


  • Process-oriented, interdisciplinary studies of crystalline rocks
  • Subduction processes in the Alps
  • Deep water and carbon cycles
  • Formation and differentiation of continental crust and orogenic cycles
  • Accessory phases in petrology and diffusion in minerals


Research group Petrology

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Piccoli, Francesca; Rubatto, Daniela; Ovtcharova, Maria; Hermann, Jörg; Guillong, Marcel; Vitale Brovarone, Alberto (2022). Dating fluid infiltration and deformation in the subducted ultramafic oceanic lithosphere by perovskite geochronology. Chemical geology, 615, p. 121205. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2022.121205

Li, Huijuan; Hermann, Joerg; Zhang, Lifei (2022). Melting of subducted slab dictates trace element recycling in global arcs. Science Advances, 8(2), eabh2166. American Association for the Advancement of Science 10.1126/sciadv.abh2166

Piccoli, Francesca; Lanari, Pierre; Hermann, Jörg; Pettke, Thomas (2022). Deep subduction, melting, and fast cooling of metapelites from the Cima Lunga Unit, Central Alps. Journal of metamorphic geology, 40(1), pp. 121-143. Wiley 10.1111/jmg.12621

Scicchitano, Maria Rosa; Jollands, Michael C; Williams, Ian S; Hermann, Jörg; Rubatto, Daniela; Kita, Norito K; Nachlas, William O; Valley, John W; Escrig, Stéphane; Meibom, Anders (2022). Oxygen diffusion in garnet: experimental calibration and implications for timescales of metamorphic processes and retention of primary O isotopic signatures. American mineralogist, 107(7), pp. 1425-1441. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2138/am-2022-7970


Ahmad, Qasid; Wille, Martin; König, Stephan; Rosca, Carolina; Hensel, Angela; Pettke, Thomas; Hermann, Jörg (2021). The Molybdenum isotope subduction recycling conundrum: A case study from the Tongan subduction zone, Western Alps and Alpine Corsica. Chemical geology, 576, p. 120231. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2021.120231

Lanari, Pierre; Hermann, Jörg (2021). Iterative thermodynamic modelling—Part 2: Tracing equilibrium relationships between minerals in metamorphic rocks. Journal of metamorphic geology, 39(6), pp. 651-674. Wiley 10.1111/jmg.12575

Guo, Shun; Chu, Xu; Hermann, Joerg; Chen, Yi; Li, Qiuli; Wu, Fuyuan; Liu, Chuanzhou; Sein, Kyaing (2021). Multiple Episodes of Fluid Infiltration Along a Single Metasomatic Channel in Metacarbonates (Mogok Metamorphic Belt, Myanmar) and Implications for CO 2 Release in Orogenic Belts. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 126(1) American Geophysical Union 10.1029/2020JB020988

Ganade, Carlos E.; Lanari, Pierre; Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg; Weinberg, Roberto F.; Basei, Miguel A. S.; Tesser, Lucas R.; Caby, Renaud; Agbossoumondé, Yao; Ribeiro, Caroline (2021). Magmatic flare-up causes crustal thickening at the transition from subduction to continental collision. Communications earth & environment, 2(1) Springer Nature 10.1038/s43247-021-00103-z

Jollands, Michael C.; O'Neill, Hugh St.C.; Berry, Andrew J.; Le Losq, Charles; Rivard, Camille; Hermann, Jörg (2021). A combined Fourier transform infrared and Cr K-edge X-ray absorption near-edge structure spectroscopy study of the substitution and diffusion of H in Cr-doped forsterite. European journal of mineralogy, 33(1), pp. 113-138. Copernicus Publications 10.5194/ejm-33-113-2021

Stojic, Aleksandra N.; Morlok, Andreas; Tollan, Peter; Kohout, Tomas; Hermann, Jörg; Weber, Iris; Moreau, Juulia-Gabrielle; Hiesinger, Harald; Sohn, Martin; Bauch, Karin E.; Reitze, Maximilian P.; Helbert, Jörn (2021). A shock recovery experiment and its implications for Mercury's surface: The effect of high pressure on porous olivine powder as a regolith analog. Icarus, 357, p. 114162. Elsevier 10.1016/j.icarus.2020.114162

Vieira Duarte, Joana F; Piccoli, Francesca; Pettke, Thomas; Hermann, Jörg (2021). Textural and Geochemical Evidence for Magnetite Production upon Antigorite Breakdown During Subduction. Journal of petrology, 62(10) Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egab053

Hammerli, Johannes; Hermann, Jörg; Tollan, Peter; Naab, Fabian (2021). Measuring in situ CO2 and H2O in apatite via ATR-FTIR. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 176(12) Springer-Verlag 10.1007/s00410-021-01858-6

Hermann, Jörg; Lakey, Shayne (2021). Water transfer to the deep mantle through hydrous, Al-rich silicates in subduction zones. Geology, 49(8), pp. 911-915. Geological Society of America 10.1130/g48658.1

Campomenosi, Nicola; Scambelluri, Marco; Angel, Ross J.; Hermann, Joerg; Mazzucchelli, Mattia L.; Mihailova, Boriana; Piccoli, Francesca; Alvaro, Matteo (2021). Using the elastic properties of zircon-garnet host-inclusion pairs for thermobarometry of the ultrahigh-pressure Dora-Maira whiteschists: problems and perspectives. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 176(5) Springer-Verlag 10.1007/s00410-021-01793-6


Vho, Alice; Rubatto, Daniela; Lanari, Pierre; Giuntoli, Francesco; Regis, Daniele; Hermann, Jörg (2020). Crustal reworking and hydration: insights from element zoning and oxygen isotopes of garnet in high‑pressure rocks (Sesia Zone, Western Alps). Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 175(11), pp. 109-137. Springer-Verlag 10.1007/s00410-020-01745-6

Rubatto, Daniela; Burger, Marcel; Lanari, Pierre; Hattendorf, Bodo; Schwarz, Gunnar; Neff, Christoph; Keresztes Schmidt, Peter; Hermann, Jörg; Vho, Alice; Günther, Detlef (2020). Identification of growth mechanisms in metamorphic garnet by high‑resolution trace element mapping with LA‑ICP‑TOFMS. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 175(7) Springer-Verlag 10.1007/s00410-020-01700-5

Vho, Alice; Lanari, Pierre; Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg (2020). Tracing fluid transfers in subduction zones: an integrated thermodynamic and δ18O fractionation modelling approach. Solid Earth, 11(2), pp. 307-328. Copernicus Publications 10.5194/se-11-307-2020

Sieber, Melanie J; Yaxley, Gregory M; Hermann, Jörg (2020). Investigation of Fluid-driven Carbonation of a Hydrated, Forearc Mantle Wedge using Serpentinite Cores in High-pressure Experiments. Journal of petrology, 61(3) Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egaa035

Qian, Qing; Hermann, Jörg; Dong, Feiyu; Lin, Liang; Sun, Baolu (2020). Episodic formation of Neotethyan ophiolites (Tibetan plateau): Snapshots of abrupt global plate reorganizations during major episodes of supercontinent breakup? Earth-science reviews, 203, p. 103144. Elsevier 10.1016/j.earscirev.2020.103144

Liu, Qiang; Hermann, Jörg; Zheng, Shu; Zhang, Junfeng (2020). Evidence for UHP anatexis in the Shuanghe UHP paragneiss from inclusions in clinozoisite, garnet, and zircon. Journal of metamorphic geology, 38(2), pp. 129-155. Wiley 10.1111/jmg.12515

Campomenosi, Nicola; Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Joerg; Mihailova, Boriana; Scambelluri, Marco; Alvaro, Matteo (2020). Establishing a protocol for the selection of zircon inclusions in garnet for Raman thermobarometry. American mineralogist, 105(7), pp. 992-1001. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2138/am-2020-7246

Reynes, Julien; Lanari, Pierre; Hermann, Jörg (2020). A mapping approach for the investigation of Ti–OH relationships in metamorphic garnet. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 175(5) Springer-Verlag 10.1007/s00410-020-01681-5

Kempf, Elias D.; Hermann, Jörg; Reusser, Eric; Baumgartner, Lukas P.; Lanari, Pierre (2020). The role of the antigorite + brucite to olivine reaction in subducted serpentinites (Zermatt, Switzerland). Swiss journal of geosciences, 113(1) Springer 10.1186/s00015-020-00368-0

Shen, Tingting; Zhang, Cong; Chen, Jing; Hermann, Jörg; Zhang, Lifei; Padrón-Navarta, José Alberto; Chen, Li; Xu, Jun; Yang, Jingsui (2020). Changes in the cell parameters of antigorite close to its dehydration reaction at subduction zone conditions. American mineralogist, 105(4), pp. 569-582. De Gruyter 10.2138/am-2020-7159

Tollan, Peter; Gurenko, Andrey; Hermann, Jörg (2020). Elucidating the processes affecting highly primitive lavas of the Borgarhraun flow (northern Iceland) using trace elements in olivine. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 286, pp. 441-460. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2020.07.033

Jollands, Michael C.; Zhukova, Irina; O'Neill, Hugh St.C.; Hermann, Jörg (2020). Mg diffusion in forsterite from 1250–1600 °C. American mineralogist, 105(4), pp. 525-537. De Gruyter 10.2138/am-2020-7286

Malvoisin, Benjamin; Austrheim, Håkon; Hetényi, György; Reynes, Julien; Hermann, Jörg; Baumgartner, Lukas P.; Podladchikov, Yury Y. (2020). Sustainable densification of the deep crust. Geology, 48(7), pp. 673-677. Geological Society of America 10.1130/G47201.1

Brovarone, Alberto Vitale; Butch, Christopher J.; Ciappa, Alessandra; Cleaves, Henderson J.; Elmaleh, Agnès; Faccenda, Manuele; Feineman, Maureen; Hermann, Jörg; Nestola, Fabrizio; Cordone, Angelina; Giovannelli, Donato (2020). Let there be water: How hydration/dehydration reactions accompany key Earth and life processes. American mineralogist, 105(8), pp. 1152-1160. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2138/am-2020-7380


Piccoli, F.; Hermann, J.; Pettke, T.; Connolly, J.A.D.; Kempf, E. D.; Vieira Duarte, J. F. (2019). Subducting serpentinites release reduced, not oxidized, aqueous fluids. Scientific reports, 9(1) Springer Nature 10.1038/s41598-019-55944-8

Tollan, Peter; Hermann, Jörg (2019). Arc magmas oxidized by water dissociation and hydrogen incorporation in orthopyroxene. Nature geoscience, 12(8), pp. 667-671. Springer Nature 10.1038/s41561-019-0411-x

Hermann, Jörg (2019). Acceptance of the Dana Medal of the Mineralogical Society of America for 2018. American mineralogist, 104(4), p. 624. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2138/am-2019-ap10445


Scicchitano, Maria Rosa; Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg; Shen, Tingting; Padron-Navarta, Jose-Alberto; Williams, Ian S.; Zheng, Yong-Fei (2018). In situ Oxygen Isotope Determination in Serpentine Minerals by Ion Microprobe: Reference Materials and Applications to Ultrahigh-Pressure Serpentinites. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 42(4), pp. 459-479. Wiley 10.1111/ggr.12232

Jollands, M.C.; O'Neill, H.St.C.; Van Orman, J.; Berry, A.J.; Hermann, Jörg; Newville, M.; Lanzirotti, A. (2018). Substitution and diffusion of Cr 2+ and Cr 3+ in synthetic forsterite and natural olivine at 1200–1500 °C and 1 bar. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 220, pp. 407-428. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2017.09.030

Jollands, Michael C.; Hanger, Brendan J.; Yaxley, Gregory M.; Hermann, Jörg; Kilburn, Matthew R. (2018). Timescales between mantle metasomatism and kimberlite ascent indicated by diffusion profiles in garnet crystals from peridotite xenoliths. Earth and planetary science letters, 481, pp. 143-153. Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2017.10.021

Bretscher, Annette; Hermann, Jörg; Pettke, Thomas (2018). The influence of oceanic oxidation on serpentinite dehydration during subduction. Earth and planetary science letters, 499, pp. 173-184. Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2018.07.017

Sieber, M.J.; Hermann, Jörg; Yaxley, G.M. (2018). An experimental investigation of C–O–H fluid-driven carbonation of serpentinites under forearc conditions. Earth and planetary science letters, 496, pp. 178-188. Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2018.05.027

Martin, Laure A J; Hermann, Jörg (2018). Experimental Phase Relations in Altered Oceanic Crust: Implications for Carbon Recycling at Subduction Zones. Journal of petrology, 59(2), pp. 299-320. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egy031

Reynes, Julien; Jollands, Michael; Hermann, Jörg; Ireland, Trevor (2018). Experimental constraints on hydrogen diffusion in garnet. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 173(9) Springer-Verlag 10.1007/s00410-018-1492-z

Kendrick, Mark A.; Scambelluri, Marco; Hermann, Jörg; Padrón-Navarta, José Alberto (2018). Halogens and noble gases in serpentinites and secondary peridotites: Implications for seawater subduction and the origin of mantle neon. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 235, pp. 285-304. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2018.03.024

Kempf, Elias Dominik; Hermann, Jörg (2018). Hydrogen incorporation and retention in metamorphic olivine during subduction: Implications for the deep water cycle. Geology, 46(6), pp. 571-574. Geological Society of America 10.1130/G40120.1

Scicchitano, Maria Rosa; Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg; Majumdar, Alik S.; Putnis, Andrew (2018). Oxygen isotope analysis of olivine by ion microprobe: Matrix effects and applications to a serpentinised dunite. Chemical geology, 499, pp. 126-137. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2018.09.020

Rosenthal, Anja; Yaxley, Gregory M.; Crichton, Wilson A.; Kovács, István J.; Spandler, Carl; Hermann, Jörg; Sándorné, Judit K.; Rose-Koga, Estelle; Pelleter, Anne-Aziliz (2018). Phase relations and melting of nominally ‘dry’ residual eclogites with variable CaO/Na 2 O from 3 to 5 GPa and 1250 to 1500 °C; implications for refertilisation of upwelling heterogeneous mantle. Lithos, 314-315, pp. 506-519. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2018.05.025

Tollan, Peter M. E.; O’Neill, Hugh St. C.; Hermann, Jörg (2018). The role of trace elements in controlling H incorporation in San Carlos olivine. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 173(11) Springer-Verlag 10.1007/s00410-018-1517-7


Tedeschi, Mahyra; Lanari, Pierre; Rubatto, Daniela; Pedrosa Soares, Antonio; Hermann, Jörg; Dussin, Ivo; Pinheiro, Marco Aurélio P.; Bouvier, Anne-Sophie; Baumgartner, Lukas (2017). Reconstruction of multiple P-T-t stages from retrogressed mafic rocks: subduction versus collision in the Southern Brasília Orogen (SE Brazil). Lithos, 294-295, pp. 283-303. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2017.09.025

Tollan, Peter Michael Edward; Smith, Rachel; O’Neill, Hugh St.C.; Hermann, Jörg (2017). The responses of the four main substitution mechanisms of H in olivine to H2O activity at 1050 °C and 3 GPa. Progress in Earth and Planetary Science, 4(1) Springer 10.1186/s40645-017-0128-7

Li, Huijuan; Hermann, Jörg (2017). The effect of fluorine and chlorine on trace element partitioning between apatite and sediment melt at subduction zone conditions. Chemical geology, 473, pp. 55-73. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2017.10.016

Acosta-Vigil, Antonio; London, David; Morgan, George B.; Cesare, Bernardo; Buick, Ian; Hermann, Jörg; Bartoli, Omar (2017). Primary crustal melt compositions: Insights into the controls, mechanisms and timing of generation from kinetics experiments and melt inclusions. Lithos, 286-287, pp. 454-479. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2017.05.020

Raab, Gerald; Halpern, Dieter; Scarciglia, Fabio; Raimondi, Salvatore; Norton, Kevin; Pettke, Thomas; Hermann, Jörg; de Castro Portes, Raquel; Aguilar Sanchez, Asel Maria; Egli, Markus (2017). Linking tephrochronology and soil characteristics in the Sila and Nebrodi mountains, Italy. Catena, 158, pp. 266-285. Elsevier 10.1016/j.catena.2017.07.008

Boston, Kate R.; Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg; Engi, Martin; Amelin, Yuri (2017). Geochronology of accessory allanite and monazite in the Barrovian metamorphic sequence of the Central Alps, Switzerland. Lithos, 286-287, pp. 502-518. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2017.06.025

Cametti, Georgia; Armbruster, Thomas Michael; Hermann, Jörg; Churakov, Sergey (2017). Crystal structure and phase transition in noelbensonite: a multi-methodological study. Physics and chemistry of minerals, 44(7), pp. 485-496. Springer 10.1007/s00269-017-0876-3

Li, Huijuan; Hermann, Jörg (2017). Chlorine and fluorine partitioning between apatite and sediment melt at 2.5 GPa, 800 °C: A new experimentally derived thermodynamic model. American mineralogist, 102(3), pp. 580-594. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2138/am-2017-5891

Tollan, Peter Michael Edward; Dale, C W; Hermann, Jörg; Davidson, J P; Arculus, R J (2017). Generation and Modification of the Mantle Wedge and Lithosphere beneath the West Bismarck Island Arc: Melting, Metasomatism and Thermal History of Peridotite Xenoliths from Ritter Island. Journal of petrology, 58(8), pp. 1475-1510. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egx062


Stepanov, Aleksandr S.; Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg; Korsakov, Andrey V. (2016). Contrasting PT paths within the Barchi-Kol UHP terrain (Kokchetav Complex): Implications for subduction and exhumation of continental crust. American mineralogist, 101(4), pp. 788-807. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2138/am-2016-5454

Gauthiez‑Putallaz, Laure; Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg (2016). Dating prograde fluid pulses during subduction by in situ U–Pb and oxygen isotope analysis. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 171(2), pp. 1-20. Springer 10.1007/s00410-015-1226-4

Stepanov, Aleksandr; Hermann, Jörg; Rubatto, Daniela; Korsakov, Andrey, V.; Danyushevsky, Leonid (2016). Melting history of an ultrahigh-pressure paragneiss revealed by multiphase solid inclusions in garnet, Kokchetav massif, Kazakhstan (In Press). Journal of petrology Oxford University Press

Shen, Ting-ting; Wu, Fu-yuan; Zhang, Li-fei; Hermann, Jörg; Li, Xu-ping; Du, Jin-xue (2016). In-situ U–Pb dating and Nd isotopic analysis of perovskite from a rodingite blackwall associated with UHP serpentinite from southwestern Tianshan, China. Chemical geology, 431, pp. 67-82. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2016.03.029

Hermann, Jörg; Troitzsch, Ulrike; Scott, Dean (2016). Experimental subsolidus phase relations in the system CaCO3–CaMg(CO3)2 up to 6.5 GPa and implications for subducted marbles. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 171(10) Springer 10.1007/s00410-016-1296-y

Jollands, Michael C.; Burnham, Antony D.; O'Neill, Hugh St.C.; Hermann, Jörg; Qian, Qing (2016). Beryllium diffusion in olivine: A new tool to investigate timescales of magmatic processes. Earth and planetary science letters, 450, pp. 71-82. Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2016.06.028

Jollands, M. C.; Hermann, Jörg; O’Neill, H. St. C.; Spandler, C.; Padrón-Navarta, J. A. (2016). Diffusion of Ti and some Divalent Cations in Olivine as a Function of Temperature, Oxygen Fugacity, Chemical Potentials and Crystal Orientation. Journal of petrology, 57(10), pp. 1983-2010. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egw067

Jollands, M.C.; Padron Navarta, J.A.; Hermann, Jörg; O'Neill, H.St.C. (2016). Hydrogen diffusion in Ti-doped forsterite and the preservation of metastable point defects. American mineralogist, 101(7), pp. 1571-1583. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2138/am-2016-55681571


Pirard, Cassian; Hermann, Jörg (2015). Focused fluid transfer through the mantle above subduction zones. Geology, 43(10), pp. 915-918. Geological Society of America 10.1130/G37026.1

Qian, Qing; Hermann, Jörg; Wang, Yanling; Guo, Jinghui; Liu, Fu; Wang, Luojuan (2015). Variations of clinopyroxene/melt element partitioning during assimilation of olivine/peridotite by low-Mg diorite magma. Chemical geology, 419, pp. 36-54. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2015.10.036

Shen, Tingting; Hermann, Jörg; Zhang, Lifei; Lü, Zeng; Padrón-Navarta, José Alberto; Xia, Bin; Bader, Thomas (2015). UHP Metamorphism Documented in Ti-chondrodite- and Ti-clinohumite-bearing Serpentinized Ultramafic Rocks from Chinese Southwestern Tianshan. Journal of petrology, 56(7), pp. 1425-1458. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egv042

Li, Huijuan; Hermann, Jörg (2015). Apatite as an indicator of fluid salinity: An experimental study of chlorine and fluorine partitioning in subducted sediments. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 166, pp. 267-297. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2015.06.029

Ewing, Tanya A.; Rubatto, Daniela; Beltrando, Marco; Hermann, Jörg (2015). Constraints on the thermal evolution of the Adriatic margin during Jurassic continental break-up: U–Pb dating of rutile from the Ivrea–Verbano Zone, Italy. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 169(4), pp. 1-22. Springer 10.1007/s00410-015-1135-6

McCoy-West, A. J.; Bennett, V. C.; O'Neill, H. S. C.; Hermann, Jörg; Puchtel, I. S. (2015). The Interplay between Melting, Refertilization and Carbonatite Metasomatism in Off-Cratonic Lithospheric Mantle under Zealandia: an Integrated Major, Trace and Platinum Group Element Study. Journal of petrology, 56(3), pp. 563-604. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egv011

Turner, Michael; Ireland, Trevor; Hermann, Jörg; Holden, Peter; Padrón-Navarta, José Alberto; Hauri, Erik H.; Turner, Simon (2015). Sensitive high resolution ion microprobe – stable isotope (SHRIMP-SI) analysis of water in silicate glasses and nominally anhydrous reference minerals. Journal of analytical atomic spectrometry, 30(8), pp. 1706-1722. Royal Society of Chemistry 10.1039/c5ja00047e

Tollan, Peter M. E.; O'Neill, H.St.C.; Hermann, Jörg; Benedictus, A.; Arculus, R.J. (2015). Frozen melt–rock reaction in a peridotite xenolith from sub-arc mantle recorded by diffusion of trace elements and water in olivine. Earth and planetary science letters, 422, pp. 169-181. Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2015.03.055

Pirard, Cassian; Hermann, Jörg (2015). Experimentally determined stability of alkali amphibole in metasomatised dunite at sub-arc pressures. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 169(1), pp. 1-26. Springer 10.1007/s00410-014-1095-2


Ganade de Araujo, Carlos E.; Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg; Cordani, Umberto G.; Caby, Renaud; Basei, Miguel A. S. (2014). Ediacaran 2,500-km-long synchronous deep continental subduction in the West Gondwana Orogen. Nature communications, 5(1), p. 5198. Nature Publishing Group 10.1038/ncomms6198

Spandler, Carl; Pettke, Thomas; Hermann, Jörg (2014). Experimental study of trace element release during ultrahigh-pressure serpentinite dehydration. Earth and planetary science letters, 391, pp. 296-306. Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2014.02.010

Rosenthal, Anja; Yaxley, Gregory M.; Green, David H.; Hermann, Jörg; Kovács, István; Spandler, Carl (2014). Continuous eclogite melting and variable refertilisation in upwelling heterogeneous mantle. Scientific Reports, 4, p. 6099. Nature Publishing Group 10.1038/srep06099

Jollands, Michael C.; O’Neill, Hugh St. C.; Hermann, Jörg (2014). The importance of defining chemical potentials, substitution mechanisms and solubility in trace element diffusion studies: the case of Zr and Hf in olivine. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 168(3) Springer 10.1007/s00410-014-1055-x

Martin, L. A. J.; Hermann, Jörg; Gauthiez-Putallaz, L.; Whitney, D. L.; Vitale Brovarone, A.; Fornash, K. F.; Evans, N. J. (2014). Lawsonite geochemistry and stability - implication for trace element and water cycles in subduction zones. Journal of metamorphic geology, 32(5), pp. 455-478. Blackwell Scientific Publications 10.1111/jmg.12093

Zheng, Yong-Fei; Hermann, Joerg (2014). Geochemistry of continental subduction-zone fluids. Earth, Planets and Space, 66(1), p. 93. Springer 10.1186/1880-5981-66-93

Shen, Tingting; Hermann, Jörg; Zhang, Lifei; Padrón-Navarta, José Alberto; Chen, Jing (2014). FTIR spectroscopy of Ti-chondrodite, Ti-clinohumite, and olivine in deeply subducted serpentinites and implications for the deep water cycle. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 167(4) Springer 10.1007/s00410-014-0992-8

Stepanov, Aleksandr S.; Hermann, Joerg; Korsakov, Andrey V.; Rubatto, Daniela (2014). Geochemistry of ultrahigh-pressure anatexis: fractionation of elements in the Kokchetav gneisses during melting at diamond-facies conditions. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 167(5) Springer 10.1007/s00410-014-1002-x

Padrón-Navarta, José Alberto; Hermann, Joerg; O'Neill, Hugh St. C. (2014). Site-specific hydrogen diffusion rates in forsterite. Earth and planetary science letters, 392, pp. 100-112. Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2014.01.055

Martin, Laure A.J.; Rubatto, Daniela; Crépisson, Céline; Hermann, Joerg; Putlitz, Benita; Vitale-Brovarone, Alberto (2014). Garnet oxygen analysis by SHRIMP-SI: Matrix corrections and application to high-pressure metasomatic rocks from Alpine Corsica. Chemical geology, 374-375, pp. 25-36. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2014.02.010

Ingrin, J.; Kovacs, I.; Deloule, E.; Balan, E.; Blanchard, M.; Kohn, S. C.; Hermann, J. (2014). Identification of hydrogen defects linked to boron substitution in synthetic forsterite and natural olivine. American mineralogist, 99(10), pp. 2138-2141. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2138/am-2014-5049

Ewing, Tanya A.; Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg (2014). Hafnium isotopes and Zr/Hf of rutile and zircon from lower crustal metapelites (Ivrea–Verbano Zone, Italy): Implications for chemical differentiation of the crust. Earth and planetary science letters, 389, pp. 106-118. Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2013.12.029


Pirard, C.; Hermann, J.; O'Neill, H. S. C. (2013). Petrology and Geochemistry of the Crust-Mantle Boundary in a Nascent Arc, Massif du Sud Ophiolite, New Caledonia, SW Pacific. Journal of petrology, 54(9), pp. 1759-1792. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egt030

Stepanov, A. S.; Hermann, J. (2013). Fractionation of Nb and Ta by biotite and phengite: Implications for the "missing Nb paradox". Geology, 41(3), pp. 303-306. Geological Society of America 10.1130/G33781.1

Qian, Qing; Hermann, Jörg (2013). Partial melting of lower crust at 10–15 kbar: constraints on adakite and TTG formation. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 165(6), pp. 1195-1224. Springer 10.1007/s00410-013-0854-9

Hermann, J.; Zheng, Y.-F.; Rubatto, D. (2013). Deep Fluids in Subducted Continental Crust. Elements, 9(4), pp. 281-287. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2113/gselements.9.4.281

Padrón-Navarta, José Alberto; Sánchez-Vizcaíno, Vicente López; Hermann, Joerg; Connolly, James A.D.; Garrido, Carlos J.; Gómez-Pugnaire, María Teresa; Marchesi, Claudio (2013). Tschermak's substitution in antigorite and consequences for phase relations and water liberation in high-grade serpentinites. Lithos, 178, pp. 186-196. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2013.02.001

Liu, Qiang; Hermann, Jörg; Zhang, Junfeng (2013). Polyphase inclusions in the Shuanghe UHP eclogites formed by subsolidus transformation and incipient melting during exhumation of deeply subducted crust. Lithos, 177, pp. 91-109. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2013.06.010

Ewing, Tanya A.; Hermann, Jörg; Rubatto, Daniela (2013). The robustness of the Zr-in-rutile and Ti-in-zircon thermometers during high-temperature metamorphism (Ivrea-Verbano Zone, northern Italy). Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 165(4), pp. 757-779. Springer 10.1007/s00410-012-0834-5

Buchs, David M.; Bagheri, Sasan; Martin, Laure; Hermann, Joerg; Arculus, Richard (2013). Paleozoic to Triassic ocean opening and closure preserved in Central Iran: Constraints from the geochemistry of meta-igneous rocks of the Anarak area. Lithos, 172-173, pp. 267-287. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2013.02.009


Gregory, C.; Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg; Berger, A.; Engi, M. (2012). Allanite behaviour during incipient melting in the southern Central Alps. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 84, pp. 433-458. New York, N.Y.: Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2012.01.020

Stepanov, A.S.; Hermann, Jörg; Rubatto, Daniela; Rapp, R.P. (2012). Experimental study of monazite/melt partitioning with implications for the REE, Th and U geochemistry of crustal rocks. Chemical geology, 300-301, pp. 200-220. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2012.01.007

P, Vonlanthen; Fitz Gerald, J.D.; Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg (2012). Recrystallization rims in Valle d'Arbedo zircon: An integrated cathodoluminescence, LA-ICP-MS, SHRIMP and TEM study. American mineralogist, 97(2-3), pp. 369-377. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2138/am.2012.3854

Kiseeva, E. S.; Yaxley, G. M.; Hermann, Jörg; Litasov, K. D.; Rosenthal, A.; Kamenetsky, V. S. (2012). An Experimental Study of Carbonated Eclogite at 3{middle dot}5-5{middle dot}5 GPa--Implications for Silicate and Carbonate Metasomatism in the Cratonic Mantle. Journal of petrology, 53(4), pp. 727-759. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egr078

Kovacs, I.; Green, D. H.; Rosenthal, A.; Hermann, Jörg; O'neill, H. S. C.; Hibberson, W. O.; Udvardi, B. (2012). An Experimental Study of Water in Nominally Anhydrous Minerals in the Upper Mantle near the Water-saturated Solidus. Journal of petrology, 53(10), pp. 2067-2093. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egs044

Aikman, Amos B.; Harrison, T. Mark; Hermann, Jörg (2012). Age and thermal history of Eo- and Neohimalayan granitoids, eastern Himalaya. Journal of Asian earth sciences, 51, pp. 85-97. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jseaes.2012.01.011

Aikman, Amos B.; Harrison, T. Mark; Hermann, Jörg (2012). The origin of Eo- and Neo-himalayan granitoids, Eastern Tibet. Journal of Asian earth sciences, 58, pp. 143-157. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jseaes.2012.05.018


Rubatto, D.; Regis, D.; Hermann, Jörg; Boston, K.; Engi, M.; Beltrando, M.; McAlpine, S. (2011). Yo-yo subduction recorded by accessory minerals in the Italian Western Alps. Nature geoscience, 4(5), pp. 338-342. London: Nature Publishing Group 10.1038/ngeo1124

Namur, O.; Charlier, B.; Pirard, C.; Hermann, Jörg; J.-P., Liégeois; Auwera, Vander (2011). Anorthosite formation by plagioclase flotation in ferrobasalt and implications for the lunar crust. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 75(17), pp. 4998-5018. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2011.06.013

Tailby, N.D.; Walker, A.M.; Berry, A.J.; Hermann, Jörg; Evans, K.A.; Mavrogenes, J.A.; O’Neill, H.S.C.; Rodina, I.S.; Soldatov, A.V.; Rubatto, Daniela; Sutton, S.R. (2011). Ti site occupancy in zircon. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 75(3), pp. 905-921. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2010.11.004

Viete, D.R.; Hermann, Jörg; Lister, Gordon; Stenhouse, Iona (2011). The nature and origin of the Barrovian metamorphism, Scotland: diffusion length scales in garnet and inferred thermal time scales. Journal of the Geological Society, 168(1), pp. 115-132. Geological Society of London 10.1144/0016-76492009-087

Mallela, J.; Hermann, Jörg; Rapp, R.; Eggins, S. M. (2011). Fine-scale phosphorous distribution in coral skeletons: combining X-ray mapping by electronprobe-microanalysis and LA-ICP-MS. Coral reefs, 30(3), pp. 813-818. Springer 10.1007/s00338-011-0757-z

Martin, L.; Rubatto, Daniela; Brovarone, A. Vitale; Hermann, Jörg (2011). Late Eocene lawsonite-eclogite facies metasomatism of a granulite sliver associated to ophiolites in Alpine Corsica. Lithos, 125(1-2), pp. 620-640. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2011.03.015

Ewing, T.A.; Rubatto, Daniela; Eggins, S.; Hermann, Jörg (2011). In situ measurements of hafnium isotopes in rutile by LA-MC-ICPMS: Protocol and applications. Chemical geology, 281(1-2), pp. 72-82. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2010.11.029


Satish-Kumar, M.; Hermann, Jörg; Miyamoto, T.; Osanai, Y. (2010). Fingerprinting a multistage metamorphic fluid–rock history: Evidence from grain scale Sr, O and C isotopic and trace element variations in high-grade marbles from East Antarctica. Lithos, 114(1-2), pp. 217-228. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2009.08.010

Marocchi, Marta; Hermann, Jörg; Tropper, Peter; Bargossi, Giuseppe Maria; Mair, Volkmar (2010). Amphibole and phlogopite in “hybrid” metasomatic bands monitor trace element transfer at the interface between felsic and ultramafic rocks (Eastern Alps, Italy). Lithos, 117(1-4), pp. 135-148. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2010.02.011

Qian, Q.; O'Neill, H. St.C.; Hermann, Jörg (2010). Comparative diffusion coefficients of major and trace elements in olivine at 950 C from a xenocryst included in dioritic magma. Geology, 38(4), pp. 331-334. Geological Society of America 10.1130/G30788.1

Qian, Q.; Hermann, Jörg (2010). Formation of High-Mg Diorites through Assimilation of Peridotite by Monzodiorite Magma at Crustal Depths. Journal of petrology, 51(7), pp. 1381-1416. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egq023

Padrón-Navarta, José Alberto; Hermann, Jörg; Garrido, Carlos J.; López Sánchez-Vizcaíno, Vicente; Gómez-Pugnaire, María Teresa (2010). An experimental investigation of antigorite dehydration in natural silica-enriched serpentinite. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 159(1), pp. 25-42. Springer 10.1007/s00410-009-0414-5

Kovacs, I.; O'Neill, H. St.C.; Hermann, Jörg; Hauri, E. H. (2010). Site-specific infrared O-H absorption coefficients for water substitution into olivine. American mineralogist, 95(2-3), pp. 292-299. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2138/am.2010.3313

Buick, I.S.; Clark, C.; Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg; Pandit, M.; Hand, M. (2010). Constraints on the Proterozoic evolution of the Aravalli–Delhi Orogenic belt (NW India) from monazite geochronology and mineral trace element geochemistry. Lithos, 120(3-4), pp. 511-528. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2010.09.011

Acosta-Vigil, A.; Buick, I.; Hermann, Jörg; Cesare, B.; Rubatto, Daniela; London, D.; Morgan, G. B. (2010). Mechanisms of Crustal Anatexis: a Geochemical Study of Partially Melted Metapelitic Enclaves and Host Dacite, SE Spain. Journal of petrology, 51(4), pp. 785-821. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egp095


Gregory, C.; McFarlane, C.R.M.; Hermann, Jörg; Rubatto, Daniela (2009). Tracing the evolution of calc-alkaline magmas: in-situ Sm-Nd isotope studies of accessory minerals in the Bergell Igneous Complex, Italy. Chemical geology, 260(1-2), pp. 73-86. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2008.12.003

Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg; Berger, Alfons; Engi, Martin (2009). Protracted fluid-induced melting during Barrovian metamorphism in the Central Alps. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 158(6), pp. 703-722. Springer 10.1007/s00410-009-0406-5

Hermann, Jörg; Rubatto, Daniela (2009). Accessory phase control on the trace element signature of sediment melts in subduction zones. Chemical geology, 265(3-4), pp. 512-526. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2009.05.018

Malaspina, Nadia; Hermann, Jörg; Scambelluri, Marco (2009). Fluid/mineral interaction in UHP garnet peridotite. Lithos, 107(1-2), pp. 38-52. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2008.07.006

Harrison, T. Mark; Célérier, Julien; Aikman, Amos B.; Heizler, Matthew T.; Hermann, Jörg (2009). Diffusion of 40Ar in muscovite. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 73(4), pp. 1039-1051. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2008.09.038

Gregory, C. J.; Buick, I. S.; Hermann, Jörg; Rubatto, D. (2009). Mineral-scale Trace Element and U-Th-Pb Age Constraints on Metamorphism and Melting during the Petermann Orogeny (Central Australia). Journal of petrology, 50(2), pp. 251-287. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egn077

Beltrando, Marco; Lister, Gordon S.; Forster, Marnie; Dunlap, W. James; Fraser, Geoff; Hermann, Jörg (2009). Dating microstructures by the 40Ar/39Ar step-heating technique: Deformation–pressure–temperature–time history of the Penninic Units of the Western Alps. Lithos, 113(3-4), pp. 801-819. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2009.07.006


Spandler, Carl; Hermann, Jörg; Faure, Kevin; Mavrogenes, John; Arculus, Richard (2008). The importance of talc and chlorite hybrid rocks for volatile recycling through subduction zones; evidence from the high-pressure subduction mélange of New Caledonia. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 155(2), pp. 181-198. Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag 10.1007/s00410-007-0236-2

Hermann, Jörg; Spandler, Carl J. (2008). Sediment melts at sub-arc depths: An experimental study. Journal of petrology, 49(4), pp. 717-740. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egm073

Keller, Nicole S.; Arculus, Richard J.; Hermann, Jörg; Richards, Simon (2008). Submarine back-arc lava with arc signature: Fonualei Spreading Center, northeast Lau Basin, Tonga. Journal of geophysical research, 113(B8) American Geophysical Union 10.1029/2007JB005451

Sambridge, M.; Gerald, J. F.; Kovacs, I.; O'Neill, H. St.C.; Hermann, J. (2008). Quantitative absorbance spectroscopy with unpolarized light: Part I. Physical and mathematical development. American mineralogist, 93(5-6), pp. 751-764. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2138/am.2008.2657

Kovacs, I.; Hermann, J.; O'Neill, H. St. C.; Gerald, J. F.; Sambridge, M.; Horvath, G. (2008). Quantitative absorbance spectroscopy with unpolarized light: Part II. Experimental evaluation and development of a protocol for quantitative analysis of mineral IR spectra. American mineralogist, 93(5-6), pp. 765-778. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2138/am.2008.2656

Beltrando, Marco; Lister, Gordon; Hermann, Jörg; Forster, Marnie; Compagnoni, Roberto (2008). Deformation mode switches in the Penninic units of the Urtier Valley (Western Alps): Evidence for a dynamic orogen. Journal of structural geology, 30(2), pp. 194-219. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jsg.2007.10.008


Spandler, Carl; Mavrogenes, John; Hermann, Jörg (2007). Experimental constraints on element mobility from subducted sediments using high-P synthetic fluid/melt inclusions. Chemical geology, 239(3-4), pp. 228-249. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2006.10.005

Walker, A. M.; Hermann, J.; Berry, A. J.; O'Neill, H. St. C. (2007). Three water sites in upper mantle olivine and the role of titanium in the water weakening mechanism. Journal of geophysical research, 112(B5) American Geophysical Union 10.1029/2006JB004620

Scambelluri, M.; Malaspina, N.; Hermann, Jörg (2007). Subduction fluids and their interaction with the mantle wedge: a perspective from the study of high-pressure ultramafic rocks. Periodico di mineralogia, 76(2-3), pp. 253-265. Bardi Editore

Kovács, I.; Hidas, K.; Hermann, Jörg; Sharygin, V.; Szabó, C.; Ntaflos, T. (2007). Fluid induced incipient melting in mantle xenoliths from the Minusinsk Region (Siberia, Russia) and some implications for the subcontinental lithospheric mantle. Geologica Carpathica, 58(3), pp. 211-228. Slovak Akademic Press

Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg (2007). Experimental zircon/melt and zircon/garnet trace element partitioning and implications for the geochronology of crustal rocks. Chemical geology, 241(1-2), pp. 38-61. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2007.01.027

Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg (2007). Zircon Behaviour in Deeply Subducted Rocks. Elements, 3(1), pp. 31-35. Mineralogical Society of America 10.2113/gselements.3.1.31

Marocchi, Marta; Hermann, Jörg; Morten, Lauro (2007). Evidence for multi-stage metasomatism of chlorite-amphibole peridotites (Ulten Zone, Italy): Constraints from trace element compositions of hydrous phases. Lithos, 99(1-2), pp. 85-104. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2007.05.010

Hack, A. C.; Hermann, Jörg; Mavrogenes, J. A. (2007). Mineral solubility and hydrous melting relations in the deep earth: Analysis of some binary A H2O system pressure-temperature-composition topologies. American journal of science, 307(5), pp. 833-855. American Journal of Science 10.2475/05.2007.03

Beltrando, Marco; Hermann, Jörg; Lister, Gordon; Compagnoni, Roberto (2007). On the evolution of orogens: Pressure cycles and deformation mode switches. Earth and planetary science letters, 256(3-4), pp. 372-388. Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2007.01.022

Berry, Andrew J.; Walker, Andrew M.; Hermann, Jörg; O'Neill, Hugh St.C.; Foran, Garry J.; Gale, Julian D. (2007). Titanium substitution mechanisms in forsterite. Chemical geology, 242(1-2), pp. 176-186. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2007.03.010

Berry, Andrew J.; O'Neill, Hugh St.C.; Hermann, Jörg; Scott, Dean R. (2007). The infrared signature of water associated with trivalent cations in olivine. Earth and planetary science letters, 261(1-2), pp. 134-142. Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2007.06.021

Buick, Ian S.; Hermann, Jörg; Maas, Roland; Gibson, Roger L. (2007). The timing of sub-solidus hydrothermal alteration in the Central Zone, Limpopo Belt (South Africa): Constraints from titanite U–Pb geochronology and REE partitioning. Lithos, 98(1-4), pp. 97-117. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2007.02.002

Hermann, Jörg; Fitz Gerald, John D.; Malaspina, Nadia; Berry, Andrew J.; Scambelluri, Marco (2007). OH-bearing planar defects in olivine produced by the breakdown of Ti-rich humite minerals from Dabie Shan (China). Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 153(4), pp. 417-428. Springer 10.1007/s00410-006-0155-7


Spandler, Carl; Hermann, Jörg (2006). High-pressure veins in eclogite from New Caledonia and their significance for fluid migration and seismic activity in subduction zones. Lithos, 89(1-2), pp. 135-153. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2005.12.003

Hermann, Jörg; Spandler, Carl; Hack, Alistair; Korsakov, Andrey (2006). Aqueous fluids and hydrous melts in high-pressure and ultra-high pressure rocks: implications for element transfer in subduction zones. Lithos, 92(3-4), pp. 399-417. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2006.03.055

Hermann, Jörg; Rubatto, Daniela; Korsakov, A.; Shatsky, V.S. (2006). The age of metamorphism of diamondiferous rocks determined with SHRIMP dating of zircon. Russian Geology and Geophysics, 47, pp. 513-520. Rossijskaja Akademija Nauk, Sibirskoe Otdelenie

BERLY, T. J.; Hermann, Jörg; Arculus, Richard J.; Lapierre, Henriette (2006). Supra-subduction Zone Pyroxenites from San Jorge and Santa Isabel (Solomon Islands). Journal of petrology, 47(8), pp. 1531-1555. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egl019

Buick, I.S.; Allen, C.; Pandit, M.; Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg (2006). The Proterozoic magmatic and metamorphic history of the Banded Gneiss Complex, central Rajasthan, India: LA-ICP-MS U–Pb zircon constraints. Precambrian research, 151(1-2), pp. 119-142. Elsevier 10.1016/j.precamres.2006.08.006

Buick, Ian S.; Hermann, Jörg; Williams, Ian S.; Gibson, Roger L.; Rubatto, Daniela (2006). A SHRIMP U–Pb and LA-ICP-MS trace element study of the petrogenesis of garnet–cordierite–orthoamphibole gneisses from the Central Zone of the Limpopo Belt, South Africa. Lithos, 88(1-4), pp. 150-172. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2005.09.001

Hermann, Jörg; Rubatto, Daniela; Trommsdorff, V. (2006). Sub-solidus Oligocene zircon formation in garnet peridotite during fast decompression and fluid infiltration (Duria, Central Alps). Mineralogy and petrology, 88(1-2), pp. 181-206. Springer 10.1007/s00710-006-0155-3

Korsakov, Andrey V.; Hermann, Jörg (2006). Silicate and carbonate melt inclusions associated with diamonds in deeply subducted carbonate rocks. Earth and planetary science letters, 241(1-2), pp. 104-118. Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2005.10.037

Malaspina, Nadia; Hermann, Jörg; Scambelluri, Marco; Compagnoni, Roberto (2006). Multistage metasomatism in ultrahigh-pressure mafic rocks from the North Dabie Complex (China). Lithos, 90(1-2), pp. 19-42. Elsevier 10.1016/j.lithos.2006.01.002

Malaspina, Nadia; Hermann, Jörg; Scambelluri, Marco; Compagnoni, Roberto (2006). Polyphase inclusions in garnet–orthopyroxenite (Dabie Shan, China) as monitors for metasomatism and fluid-related trace element transfer in subduction zone peridotite. Earth and planetary science letters, 249(3-4), pp. 173-187. Elsevier 10.1016/j.epsl.2006.07.017

SATISH-KUMAR, M.; Hermann, Jörg; TSUNOGAE, T.; OSANAI, Y. (2006). Carbonation of Cl-rich scapolite boudins in Skallen, East Antarctica: evidence for changing fluid condition in the continental crust. Journal of metamorphic geology, 24(3), pp. 241-261. Blackwell Scientific Publications 10.1111/j.1525-1314.2006.00635.x

Scambelluri, M.; Hermann, Jörg; Morten, L.; Rampone, E. (2006). Melt- versus fluid-induced metasomatism in spinel to garnet wedge peridotites (Ulten Zone, Eastern Italian Alps): clues from trace element and Li abundances. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 151(4), pp. 372-394. Springer 10.1007/s00410-006-0064-9


Berry, Andrew J.; Hermann, Jörg; O'Neill, Hugh S.C.; Foran, Garry J. (2005). Fingerprinting the water site in mantle olivine. Geology, 33(11), pp. 869-872. Geological Society of America 10.1130/G21759.1

Hermann, Jörg; O’Neill, H. S. C.; Berry, A. J. (2005). Titanium solubility in olivine in the system TiO2–MgO–SiO2: no evidence for an ultra-deep origin of Ti-bearing olivine. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 148(6), pp. 746-760. Springer 10.1007/s00410-004-0637-4

STORKEY, A. C.; Hermann, Jörg; Hand, M; Buick, I.S. (2005). Using In Situ Trace-Element Determinations to Monitor Partial-Melting Processes in Metabasites. Journal of petrology, 46(6), pp. 1283-1308. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/egi017


Spandler, Carl; Hermann, Jörg; Rubatto, Daniela (2004). Exsolution of thortveitite, yttrialite and xenotime during low temperature recrystallization of zircon and their significance for trace element incorporation in zircon. American mineralogist, 89, pp. 1795-1806. Mineralogical Society of America

Spandler, Carl; Hermann, Jörg; Arculus, R.J.; Mavrogenes, J.A. (2004). The subduction blender - the role of slab-derived hybrid rock-types for volatile and trace element recycling in subduction zones. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 68(11), p. 598. Elsevier

Spandler, Carl; Hermann, Jörg; Arculus, Richard; Mavrogenes, John (2004). Reply to comments on “Redistribution of trace elements during prograde metamorphism from lawsonite blueschist to eclogite facies: implications for deep subduction zone processes”. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 148(4), pp. 506-509. Springer 10.1007/s00410-004-0615-x

Spandler, Carl; Hermann, Jörg; Arculus, Richard; Mavrogenes, John (2004). Geochemical heterogeneity and element mobility in deeply subducted oceanic crust; insights from high-pressure mafic rocks from New Caledonia. Chemical geology, 206(1-2), pp. 21-42. Elsevier 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2004.01.006

Tenthorey, Eric; Hermann, Jörg (2004). Composition of fluids during serpentinite breakdown in subduction zones: Evidence for limited boron mobility. Geology, 32(10), pp. 865-868. Geological Society of America 10.1130/G20610.1


Cesare, B.; Marchesi, C.; Hermann, Jörg; Gómez-Pugnaire, M.T. (2003). Primary melt inclusions in andalusite from anatectic graphitic metapelites: Implications for the position of the Al2SiO5 triple point. Geology, 31(7), pp. 573-576. Geological Society of America 10.1130/0091-7613(2003)​031<0573:PMIIAF>​2.0.CO;2

Hermann, Jörg (2003). Experimental evidence for diamond-facies metamorphism in the Dora-Maira massif. Lithos, 70(3-4), pp. 163-182. Elsevier 10.1016/S0024-4937(03)00097-5

Hermann, Jörg (2003). Carbon recycled into deep Earth: Evidence from dolomite dissociation in subduction-zone rocks: Comment. Geology, 31(1), e4-e5. 10.1130/0091-7613-31.1.e4

Hermann, Jörg; Rubatto, Daniela (2003). Relating zircon and monazite domains to garnet growth zones: age and duration of granulite facies metamorphism in the Val Malenco lower crust. Journal of metamorphic geology, 21(9), pp. 833-852. Wiley 10.1046/j.1525-1314.2003.00484.x

Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg (2003). Zircon formation during fluid circulation in eclogites (Monviso, Western Alps): implications for Zr and Hf budget in subduction zones. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 67(12), pp. 2173-2187. Elsevier Science 10.1016/S0016-7037(02)01321-2

Spandler, Carl; Hermann, Jörg; Arculus, Richard; Mavrogenes, John (2003). Redistribution of trace elements during prograde metamorphism from lawsonite blueschist to eclogite facies; implications for deep subduction-zone processes. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 146(2), pp. 205-222. Springer 10.1007/s00410-003-0495-5


Cesare, B.; Rubatto, D.; Hermann, J.; Barzi, L. (2002). Evidence for Late Carboniferous subduction-type magmatism in mafic-ultramafic cumulates of the SW Tauern window (Eastern Alps). Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 142(4), pp. 449-464. Springer 10.1007/s004100100302

Hermann, Jörg (2002). Allanite: thorium and light rare earth element carrier in subducted crust. Chemical geology, 192(3-4), pp. 289-306. Elsevier 10.1016/S0009-2541(02)00222-X

Hermann, Jörg (2002). Experimental constraints on phase relations in subducted continental crust. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 143(2), pp. 219-235. Springer 10.1007/s00410-001-0336-3

Keankeo, Watcharaporn; Hermann, Jörg (2002). The oscillatory intergrowth of feldspars in titanian andradite, Little Dromedary, NSW, Australia. European journal of mineralogy, 14(2), pp. 379-388. E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung (Nägele u. Obermiller) 10.1127/0935-1221/2002/0014-0379


Hansmann, W.; Müntener, O.; Hermann, J. (2001). U-Pb zircon geochronology of a tholeiitic intrusion and associated migmatits at a continental crust-mantle transition, Val Malenco, Italy. Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 81(2), pp. 239-255. Stäubli

Hermann, Jörg; Green, David H. (2001). Experimental constraints on high pressure melting in subducted crust. Earth and planetary science letters, 188(1-2), pp. 149-168. Elsevier 10.1016/S0012-821X(01)00321-1

Hermann, Jörg; Müntener, Othmar; Günther, Detlef (2001). Differentiation of Mafic Magma in a Continental Crust-to-Mantle Transition Zone. Journal of petrology, 42(1), pp. 189-206. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/42.1.189

Hermann, Jörg; Rubatto, Daniela; Korsakov, Andrei; Shatsky, Vladislav S. (2001). Multiple zircon growth during fast exhumation of diamondiferous, deeply subducted continental crust (Kokchetav Massif, Kazakhstan). Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 141(1), pp. 66-82. Springer 10.1007/s004100000218

Rubatto, Daniela; Hermann, Jörg (2001). Exhumation as fast as subduction? Geology, 29(1), pp. 3-6. Geological Society of America 10.1130/0091-7613(2001)​029<0003:EAFAS>​2.0.CO;2

Scambelluri, Marco; Bottazzi, Piero; Trommsdorff, Volkmar; Vannucci, Riccardo; Hermann, Jörg; Gòmez-Pugnaire, Maria T.; Lòpez-Sànchez Vizcaı̀no, Vicente (2001). Incompatible element-rich fluids released by antigorite breakdown in deeply subducted mantle. Earth and planetary science letters, 192(3), pp. 457-470. Elsevier 10.1016/S0012-821X(01)00457-5

Müntener, Othmar; Hermann, Jörg (2001). The role of lower crust and continental upper mantle during formation of non-volcanic passive margins: evidence from the Alps. Geological Society Special Publications, 187(1), pp. 267-288. Geological Society 10.1144/GSL.SP.2001.187.01.13


Hermann, J; Müntener, O; Scambelluri, M (2000). The importance of serpentinite mylonites for subduction and exhumation of oceanic crust. Tectonophysics, 327(3-4), pp. 225-238. Elsevier 10.1016/S0040-1951(00)00171-2

Müntener, O.; Hermann, J.; Trommsdorff, Volkmar (2000). Cooling History and Exhumation of Lower-Crustal Granulite and Upper Mantle (Malenco, Eastern Central Alps). Journal of petrology, 41(2), pp. 175-200. Oxford University Press 10.1093/petrology/41.2.175

Trommsdorff, Volkmar; Hermann, Jörg; Müntener, Othmar; Pfiffner, Marcel; Risold, Anne-Chantal (2000). Geodynamic cycles of subcontinental lithosphere in the Central Alps and the Arami enigma. Journal of geodynamics, 30(1-2), pp. 77-92. Pergamon 10.1016/S0264-3707(99)00028-9

Villa, Igor M.; Hermann, Jörg; Müntener, Othmar; Trommsdorff, Volkmar (2000). 39Ar−40Ar dating of multiply zoned amphibole generations (Malenco, Italian Alps). Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 140(3), pp. 363-381. Springer 10.1007/s004100000197


Wyss, M.; Hermann, Jörg; Steck, A. (1999). Structural and metamorphic evolution of the northern Himachal Himalaya, NW India (Spitieastern Lahul-Parvati valley traverse). Eclogae Geologicae Helvetiae, 92, pp. 3-44. Birkhäuser 10.5169/seals-168645

Bissig, T.; Hermann, J. (1999). From pre-Alpine extension to Alpine convergence: the example of the southwestern margin of the Margna nappe (Val Malenco, N-Italy). Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 79(3), pp. 363-380. Stäubli


Wyss, M.; Hermann, Jörg; Müntener, Othmar; Benning, L. (1998). Polyphase Structural, Intrusive and Metamorphic evolution of the Bockfjorden area, NW Spitsbergen. Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 78, pp. 87-106. Stäubli 10.5169/seals-59276


Hermann, Jörg; Müntener, Othmar; Trommsdorff, Volkmar; Hansmann, Werner; Piccardo, Giovanni B. (1997). Fossil crust-to-mantle transition, Val Malenco (Italian Alps). Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 102(B9), pp. 20123-20132. American Geophysical Union 10.1029/97JB01510


Schmid, S.M.; Berger, Alfons; Davidson, C.; Gieré, Reto; Hermann, Jörg; Nievergelt, P.; Puschnig, A.; Rosenberg, C.L. (1996). The Bergell pluton (Southern Switzerland, Northern Italy): Overview accompanying a geological-tectonic map of the intrusion and surrounding country rocks. Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 76(3), pp. 329-355. Stäubli 10.5169/seals-57705

Müntener, Othmar; Hermann, Jörg (1996). The Val Malenco lower crust - upper mantle complex and its field relations (Italian Alps). Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 76, pp. 475-500. Stäubli 10.5169/seals-57711

Hermann, Jörg; Müntener, Othmar (1996). Extension-related structures in the Malenco-Margna-system: implications for paleogeography and consequences for rifting and Alpine tectonics. Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 76(3), pp. 501-520. Stäubli 10.5169/seals-57712


Scambelluri, Marco; Müntener, Othmar; Hermann, Jörg; Piccardo, Giovanni B.; Trommsdorff, Volkmar (1995). Subduction of water into the mantle: History of an Alpine peridotite. Geology, 23(5), pp. 459-462. Geological Society of America 10.1130/0091-7613(1995)​023<0459:SOWITM>​2.3.CO;2


Müntener, Othmar; Hermann, Jörg; Scambelluri, M.; Spillmann, P. (1994). The pre-Alpine to Alpine structural and tectonic evolution of subcontinental mantle: A comparison of the Erro-Tobbio peridotite (Voltri massif, Liguran Alps) and the Malenco ultramafics (Val Malenco Central Eastern Alps). Quaderni di Geodinamica Alpina e Quaternaria, 2, pp. 267-269. Editrice Gutenberg

Müntener, Othmar; Hermann, Jörg (1994). Titanian andradite in a metapyroxenite layer from the Malenco ultramafics (Italy): implications for Ti-mobility and low oxygen fugacity. Contributions to mineralogy and petrology, 116(1-2), pp. 156-168. Springer 10.1007/BF00310697


Hermann, Jörg; Müntener, Othmar (1992). Strukturelle Entwicklung im Grenzbereich zwischen dem penninischen Malenco-Ultramafitit und dem Unterostalpin (Margna- und Sella-Decke). Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 72(2), pp. 225-240. Stäubli 10.5169/seals-54909


Hermann, F.; Hermann, Jörg; Hutter, K. (1987). Laboratory experiments on the dynamics of powder snow avalanges. IAHS Proceedings and Reports, 162, pp. 431-440. IAHS Press