Research Projects

Research Projects


  • P. Jutras, J.J. Hanley, R.S. Quillan & M.J. Leforte, 2012, Intra-basaltic soil formation, sedimentary reworking and eodiagenetic K-enrichment in the Middle to Upper Ordovician Dunn Point Formation of eastern Canada: a rare window into early Palaeozoic surface and near-surface conditions. Geol. Mag. 149, in press.
  • D. Lefort, J.J. Hanley and M. Guillong, 2011, Late-stage hydrothermal veins at the Mt. Milligan Cu-Au deposit, Quesnel Terrane, British Columbia: evidence for epithermal-style processes adjacent to an alkalic porphyry Cu-Au deposit.  Economic Geology, 106:781-808
  • Georgia Pe-piper, Atika Karim, and David J.W. Piper, 2011, Authigenesis of titania minerals and the mobility of Ti: new evidence from pro-deltaic sandstones, cretaceous scotian basin, Canada, Journal of Sedimentary Research, 81:762–773.
  • Pe-Piper, G., Piper, D.J.W., Gould, K.M. and DeCoste, A., 2011, Detrital petrology and mineralogy of the cored intervals of Lower Cretaceous sedimentary rocks in the Esperanto K-78, Hesper I-92, and South Griffin J-13 wells, Scotian Shelf; Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 6821. doi:10.4095/ 288058
  • Peter J. van Hengstum, David B. Scott, Emmanuelle J. Javaux, 2009, Foraminifera in elevated Bermudian caves provide further evidence for þ21 m eustatic sea level during Marine Isotope Stage 11. Quaternary Science Reviews , 28:1850-1860.
  • Pe-Piper, G., MacKie, H., Piper, D.J.W. 2009, Petrology, Mineralogy and Geochemistry of the Musquodoboit E-23 well, Scotian Shelf, Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 6281.
  • G. Pe-Piper and D. J.W. Piper, 2009, Petrology and Mineralogy of Lower Cretaceous sedimentary rocks, Dauntless D-35 well, Scotian Shelf. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 6280.
  • Triantafyllidis, S., Pe-Piper, G., Yang, X., and Hillier, C.,2008, Detrital zircons as provenance indicators in the Lower Cretaceous sedimentary rocks of the Scotian Basin, Eastern Canada: A SEM-CL study. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5746.


  • Bettina Schelkle, Giuseppe Paladini, Andrew P. Shinn, Stanley King, Mireille Johnson,Cock van Oosterhout, Ryan S. Mohammed and Joanne Cable, 2011, Ieredactylus rivuli gen. et sp. nov. (Monogenea, Gyrodactylidae) from Rivulus hartii (Cyprinodontiformes, Rivulidae) in Trinidad. Acta Parasitologica, 56(4):360–370. DOI: 10.2478/s11686-011-0081-3
  • You P, MacMillan J, Cone D, 2011, Local patchiness of Gyrodactylus colemanensis and G. salmonis parasitizing salmonids in the South River watershed, Nova Scotia, Canada. Dis Aquat Org 96:137-143
  • Ping You, Xiang Li, Stanley D. King, and David K. Cone, 2011, Gyrodactylus rivularae n. sp. (Monogenoidea: Gyrodactylidae) from Abbottina rivularis (Basilewsky, 1855) (Pisces: Cyprinidae) in Central China. Comparative Parasitology 78(2):257-260
  • Ping You, Zhongchao Guo, Stanley D. King*, and David K. Cone, 2010, A new Gyrodactylid species from Cobitis Granoei (Rendahl) (Cobitidae) in Central China. J. Parasitol., 96(5):897-899.
  • Stanley D. King, Jonathon J. H. Forest and David K. Cone, 2009, Description of Gyrodactylus notatae n. sp. (Monogenea: Gyrodactylidae) from Menidia menidia (L.) (Actinopterygii: Atherinidae) in Nova Scotia, Canada. Syst Parasitol 74:23–27. DOI 10.1007/s11230-009-9185-7
  • Stanley D. King and David K. Cone, 2009, Morphological and Molecular Taxonomy of a New Species of Fundulotrema and Comments on Gyrodactylus stephanus (Monogenea: Gyrodactylidae) from Fundulus heteroclitus (Actinopterygii: Cyprinodontiformes) in Nova Scotia, Canada. Journal of Parasitology. 95(4):846-849. doi:

Material Science

  • M. Robinson, S. G. Harroun, J. Bergman, and C. L. Brosseau, 2012,Portable Electrochemical Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy System for Routine Spectroelectrochemical Analysis,  Anal. Chem., Article ASAP DOI:10.1021/ac2030078