Dr Sadhbh Baxter

B.Sc.,Ph.D.

Contact Details

Lecturer (Fixed Term)
Earth & Ocean Sciences
Room A207A
Quadrangle Building
NUI Galway

T: Ext. 5962
E: sadhbh.baxter@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2002) 'Magma mixing and mingling textures in granitoids: examples from the Galway Granite, Connemara, Ireland'
Baxter, S,Feely, M (2002) 'Magma mixing and mingling textures in granitoids: examples from the Galway Granite, Connemara, Ireland'. Mineralogy And Petrology, 76 :63-74 [DOI] [Details]
(2003) 'U-Pb zircon geochronology of the Galway Granite, Connemara, Ireland: implications for the timing of late Caledonian tectonic and magmatic events and for correlations with Acadian plutonism in New England'
Feely,M., Coleman, D., Baxter,S .& Miller, B. (2003) 'U-Pb zircon geochronology of the Galway Granite, Connemara, Ireland: implications for the timing of late Caledonian tectonic and magmatic events and for correlations with Acadian plutonism in New England'. Atlantic Geology, 39 :175-184 [Details]
(2005) 'A microstructural and fabric study of the Galway Granite, Connemara, western Ireland'
Baxter, S,Graham, NT,Feely, M,Reavy, RJ,Dewey, JF (2005) 'A microstructural and fabric study of the Galway Granite, Connemara, western Ireland'. Geological Magazine, 142 :81-95 [DOI] [Details]

Books

  Year Publication
(2006) A geological Guide to the Granites of the Galway Batholith, western Ireland.
Feely, M., Baxter, S., Hunt, J., Leake, B.E., Mohr, P. (2006) A geological Guide to the Granites of the Galway Batholith, western Ireland. Dublin: Geological Survey of Ireland. [Details]
(2006) A geological guide to the granites of the Galway Batholith.
M. Feely, B.E. Leake, S. Baxter, J. Hunt, P. Mohr (2006) A geological guide to the granites of the Galway Batholith. Dublin: Geological Survey of Ireland. [Details]
(2008) A geological field guide to Cooley, Gullion, Mourne & Slieve Croob.
Baxter, S (2008) A geological field guide to Cooley, Gullion, Mourne & Slieve Croob. Dublin: Geological Survey of Ireland. [Details]

Teaching Interests

Igneous petrology
Metamorphic petrology
Introductory geology
Life-long learning

Modules Taught

  Term/Year Module Title Module Code Subject / Desc
2017-18 Optical microscopy of minerals and rocks EOS225
2017-18 The Crystalline Crust EOS3105