Biographical Sketch:

PUBLICATIONS:
McCurry, M. and Schmidt, K., 2001 in press, Petrology and Oxygen Isotope Geochemistry of the Pucón Ignimbrite - Southern Andean Volcanic Zone, Chile: Implications for Genesis of Mafic Ignimbrites: Proceedings of SSAGI III.

Wright, K., McCurry, M. and S. Hughes, 2001 in press, Petrology and geochemistry of the Miocene tuff of McMullen Creek, central Snake River Plain, Bonnichsen, W., White, C. and M. McCurry, eds., Tectonic and Magmatic Evolution of the Snake River Plain Volcanic Province.

Hughes, Scott S., McCurry, Michael, and Geist, Dennis J., 2001 in press, Geochemical correlations and implications for the magmatic evolution of basalt flow groups at the Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory: in, Paul Karl Link and Leland L. Mink, eds., "Geology, Hydrogeology and Environmental Remediation, Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory, Eastern Snake River Plain, Idaho", Geological Society of America Special Paper.

Geist, Dennis J., Sims, Elisa N., Hughes, Scott S., and McCurry, Michael , 2001 in press, Open-system evolution of a single episode of Snake River Plain magmatism: in, Paul Karl Link and Leland L. Mink, eds., "Geology, Hydrogeology and Environmental Remediation, Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory, Eastern Snake River Plain, Idaho", Geological Society of America Special Paper.

Morse, Lee H., and McCurry, Michael, 2001 in press, Genesis of alteration of Quaternary basalts within a portion of the eastern Snake River Plain aquifer: in, Paul Karl Link and Leland L. Mink, eds., "Geology, Hydrogeology and Environmental Remediation, Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory, Eastern Snake River Plain, Idaho", Geological Society of America Special Paper.

Morse, Lee H., and McCurry, M., 2001 in press, Genesis of alteration of Quaternary basalts within a portion of the eastern Snake River Plain aquifer: in, Paul Karl Link and Leland L. Mink, eds., "Geology, Hydrogeology and Environmental Remediation, Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory, Eastern Snake River Plain, Idaho", Geological Society of America Special Paper.

Ingram, J. C., Cortez, M. M., Bates, D. L. and McCurry, M., 2001, Reductive Dechlorination of Trichloroethylene and Carbon Tetrachloride at Iron Oxides and Basalt Minerals", in Nuclear Site Remediation, First Accomplishments of the Environmental Management Science Program, ACS Symposium Series 778, Eds. P. G. Eller, W. R. Heineman, ACS, Washington D.C., pp 267-281.

Verplank, P.L., Farmer, G.L., McCurry, M., and S. Mertzman, 1999, Insights into the chemical and isotopic differentiation of an epizonal magma body: evidence from the Organ Needle Pluton, southern New Mexico, Journal of Petrology, v. 40, p. 653-678.

Mickus, K. and M. McCurry, 1999, Gravity and aeromagnetic constraints on the structure of the Woods Mountains volcanic center, southeastern California, Bulletin of Volcanology, v. 60, p. 523-533.

Ingram, J.C., Groenewold, G.S., Olson, J.E., Gianotto, A.K., and M. McCurry, 1999, Identification of mineral phases on basalt surfaces by imaging SIMS, Analytical Chemistry, v. 71, no. 9, p. 1712-1719.

McCurry, M., Hackett, W.R. and K. Hayden, 1999, Cedar Butte and cogenetic rhyolite domes of the eastern Snake River Plain, in, Hughes, S.S. and G.D. Thackray, eds., Guidebook to the Geology of Eastern Idaho, Idaho Museum of Natural History, Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID, p. 169-179.

McCurry, M., Bonnichsen, B., White, C., Godchaux, M.M. and S.S. Hughes, 1997, Bimodal basalt-rhyolite magmatism in the central and western Snake River Plain, in, P.K. Link and B. J. Kowalis, eds., Proterozoic to Recent Stratigraphy, Tectonics, and Volcanology, Utah, Nevada, Southern Idaho and Central Mexico, GSA Field Trip Guidebook, Brigham Young University Geolological Studies, v. 42, part I, p. 381-422.

Morse, L. H., and McCurry, M., 1997, Possible correlations between basalt alteration and the effective base of the Snake River Plain aquifer at the INEEL, in, S. Sharma and J. H. Hardcastle, eds., Proceedings of the 32nd Symposium on Engineering Geology and Geotechnical Engineering, p. 1-13, College of Engineering, Idhao State Univ. Pocatello.

McCurry, M., Watkins, A.M., Parker, J.L., Wright, K. and S.S. Hughes, 1996, Preliminary volcanological constraints for sources of high-grade, rheomorphic ignimbrites of the Cassia Mountains, Idaho: implications for the evolution of the Twin Falls volcanic center, Northwest Geology, v. 26, p. 81-91.

Parker, J. L., Hughes, S.S. and M. McCurry, 1996, Physical and chemical constraints on the emplacement of the tuff of Wooden Shoe Butte, Cassia Mountains, Idaho, Northwest Geology, v. 26, p. 92-106.

Watkins, A.M., McCurry, M. and S.S. Hughes, 1996, Preliminary report on the stratigraphy and geochemistry of the tuff of Steer Basin, Cassia Mountains, Idaho, Northwest Geology, v. 26, p. 107-120.

Hughes, S. S., Parker, J. L., Watkins, A. M. and M. McCurry, 1996, Geochemical evidence for a magmatic transition along the Yellowstone hotspot track, Northwest Geology, v. 26, p. 63-80.

Verplank, P. L., Farmer, G. L., McCurry, M., Mertzman, S., and Snee, L. W., Isotopic evidence of the origin of compositional layering in an epizonal magma body, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 136, p. 31-41, 1995.

McCurry, M., Estes, M., Fromm, J., Welhan, J. and W. Barrash, 1994, Three-dimensional chemical structure of the INEL aquifer system near the Idaho Chemical Processing Plant," ed. by P. K. Link, Proceedings of the 30th Symposium on Engineering Geology and Geotechnical Engineering, 1994: Hydrogeology, Waste Disposal, Science and Politics, p. 207-219, College of Engineering, Idaho State Univ., Pocatello.

Estes, M. and M. McCurry, 1994, Concentrations and compositions of colloidal particles in groundwater near the ICPP, Idaho National Engineering Laboratory," ed. by P. K. Link,Proceedings of the 30th Symposium on Engineering Geology and Geotechnical Engineering, 1994: Hydrogeology, Waste Disposal, Science and Politics, p. 165-179, College of Engineering, Idaho State Univ., Pocatello.

Dokka, R.K., Henry, D.J., Ross, T.M., Baksi, A.K., Lambert, J., Travis, C.J., Jones, S.M., Jacobson, C., McCurry, M., Woodburne, M. O., and J. P. Ford, Aspects of the Mesozoic and Cenozoic geologic evolution of the Mojave Desert, in "Geological Excursions in Southern California and Mexico," ed. by M. J. Walawender and B. B. Hanan,Guidebook for the 1991 Annual Meeting Geological Society of America, San Diego California, p. 1-43, Dept. of Geological Sciences, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, 1991.

Stevenson, C. M., and M. McCurry, Chemical characterization and hydration rate development for New Mexican obsidian sources,GeoArcheology, 5(2), 1-22, 1990.

Musselwhite, D. S., DePaolo, D. J., and M. McCurry, The evolution of a silicic magma system: Isotopic and chemical evidence from the Woods Mountains volcanic center, eastern California,Contrib. Mineral. Petrol., 101, 19-29, 1989.

Bahar, D. and M. McCurry, M., Base surge deposits at Kilbourne Hole Maar, Southern New Mexico, in "Field Excursions to Volcanic Terrains in the Western United States, Volume 1: Southern Rocky Mountain Region", Charles Chapin and Jiri Zidek, editors, New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources Bulletin 180, p.180, 1989.

McCurry, Michael, et al., The Organ Mountains Volcano-Plutonic Complex, New Mexico, International Geological Congress Fieldguide Contribution, 1989.
McCurry, Michael, Petrology of the Woods Mountains volcanic center, southeastern California: Implications for the genesis of peralkaline rhyolite ignimbrites, Journal of Geophysical Research, 93, 14835-14855, 1988.

Seager, W. R., and M. McCurry, The cogenetic Organ Cauldron and batholith, south-central New Mexico: Evolution of a large-volume ash flow cauldron and its source magma chamber, Journal of Geophysical Research, 93, 4421-4433, 1988.

Dokka, R. K., McCurry, M., Woodburne, M. O., Frost, E. G., and D. A. Okaya, Cenozoic crustal evolution of the Mojave Desert, in "This Extended Land: Geological Journeys in the Southern Basin and Range", Field Trip Guidebook, Geological Society of America, Cordilleran Section Meeting, Las Vegas Nevada, edited by D. L. Weide and M. L. Faber, UNLV Department of Geoscience Special Publication No. 2, 21-44, 1988.

McCurry, M., The geology of a late Miocene silicic volcanic center in the Woods and Hackberry Mountains area of the eastern Mojave Desert, San Bernardino County, California: In E. G. Frost and D. L. Martin (Editors) Mesozoic - Cenozoic Tectonic Evolution of the Colorado River Region, California, Arizona, and Nevada., Cordilleran Publishers, San Diego, California, 433–440, 1982.

McCurry, M., The structure and stratigraphy of Miocene volcanic rocks in the Woods Mountains area, eastern Mojave Desert, San Bernardino County, California: U. S. Geological Survey Open File Report 81-503, 67–69, 1981.

McCurry, M., A preliminary report of a large silicic volcanic center in the eastern Mojave Desert, San Bernardino County, California: In D. L. Fife and A. R. Brown (Editors) Geology and Mineral Wealth of the California Desert, South Coast Geological Society Publication, Santa Ana, California, 1980.

McDowell, S. D., and M. McCurry, M., Mineralogical variations in borehole Elmore #1, Salton Sea geothermal area; preliminary report: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, UCR Circular No. UCR/IGPP-78/11, 1978.

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