Wenrong Cao
Wenrong Cao
Assistant professor of University of Nevada, Reno
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The rise and fall of continental arcs: Interplays between magmatism, uplift, weathering, and climate
CTA Lee, S Thurner, S Paterson, W Cao
Earth and Planetary Science Letters 425, 105-119, 2015
722015
Lithospheric foundering and underthrusting imaged beneath Tibet
M Chen, F Niu, J Tromp, A Lenardic, CTA Lee, W Cao, J Ribeiro
Nature Communications 8 (1), 1-10, 2017
532017
Triassic and Jurassic tectonics in the eastern Yanshan Belt, North China: insights from the controversial Dengzhangzi Formation and its neighboring units
GA Davis, M Jiafeng, C Wenrong, DU Xingqiang
Earth Science Frontiers 16 (3), 69-86, 2009
472009
Tracking paleodeformation fields in the Mesozoic central Sierra Nevada arc: Implications for intra-arc cyclic deformation and arc tempos
W Cao, S Paterson, V Memeti, R Mundil, JL Anderson, K Schmidt
Lithosphere 7 (3), 296-320, 2015
462015
Episodic nature of continental arc activity since 750 Ma: A global compilation
W Cao, CTA Lee, JS Lackey
Earth and Planetary Science Letters 461, 85-95, 2017
412017
Deep mantle roots and continental emergence: implications for whole-Earth elemental cycling, long-term climate, and the Cambrian explosion
CTA Lee, J Caves, H Jiang, W Cao, A Lenardic, NR McKenzie, O Shorttle, ...
International Geology Review, 1-18, 2017
232017
Intrusion of granitic magma into the continental crust facilitated by magma pulsing and dike‐diapir interactions: Numerical simulations
W Cao, BJP Kaus, S Paterson
Tectonics 35 (6), 1575-1594, 2016
212016
Bulk arc strain, crustal thickening, magma emplacement, and mass balances in the Mesozoic Sierra Nevada arc
W Cao, S Paterson, J Saleeby, S Zalunardo
Journal of Structural Geology 84, 14-30, 2016
212016
Day 6: Overview of arc processes and tempos
SR Paterson, V Memeti, L Anderson, W Cao, JS Lackey, KD Putirka, ...
Formation of the Sierra Nevada Batholith: Magmatic and Tectonic Processes …, 2014
182014
A mass balance and isostasy model: Exploring the interplay between magmatism, deformation and surface erosion in continental arcs using central Sierra Nevada as a case study
W Cao, S Paterson
Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 17 (6), 2194-2212, 2016
112016
Hydrothermal circulation cools continental crust under exhumation
W Cao, CTA Lee, J Yang, AV Zuza
Earth and Planetary Science Letters 515, 248-259, 2019
42019
Late Paleozoic tectonic assembly of the Sierra Nevada prebatholithic framework and western Laurentian provenance links based on synthesized detrital zircon geochronology
S Attia, SR Paterson, W Cao, AD Chapman, J Saleeby, GC Dunne, ...
Tectonics, Sedimentary Basins, and Provenance: A Celebration of the Career …, 2018
42018
Crustal tilting and differential exhumation of Gangdese Batholith in southern Tibet revealed by bedrock pressures
W Cao, J Yang, AV Zuza, WQ Ji, XX Ma, X Chu, QP Burgess
Earth and Planetary Science Letters 543, 116347, 2020
22020
Early evolution of Himalayan orogenic belt and generation of middle Eocene magmatism: constraint from Haweng granodiorite porphyry in the Tethyan Himalaya
WQ Ji, FY Wu, JM Wang, XC Liu, ZC Liu, Z Zhang, W Cao, JG Wang, ...
Frontiers in Earth Science 8, 236, 2020
12020
Seismogenic thickness of California: Implications for thermal structure and seismic hazard
AV Zuza, W Cao
Tectonophysics, 228426, 2020
12020
The contribution to exogenic CO2 by contact metamorphism at continental arcs: A coupled model of fluid flux and metamorphic decarbonation
X Chu, CTA Lee, R Dasgupta, W Cao
American Journal of Science 319 (8), 631-657, 2019
12019
Footwall rotation in a regional detachment fault system: Evidence for horizontal‐axis rotational flow in the Miocene Searchlight pluton, NV
AV Zuza, W Cao, NH Hinz, JW DesOrmeau, ML Odlum, DF Stockli
Tectonics 38 (7), 2506-2539, 2019
2019
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