William G. Minarik

Faculty Lecturer - ESS


Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences
3450 University St.
Montreal, Quebec
Canada H3A 0E8

Email: william.minarik [at] mcgill.ca

Tel: 514.398.2596

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Courses

EPSC 181 Environmental Geology 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

EPSC 199 FYS: Earth & Planetary Explor. 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

EPSC 233 Earth and Life History 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ESYS 104 The Earth System 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Research

Applications of laser ablation ICPMS; Petrology, geochemistry, and tectonics of the Appalachian lithosphere; Experimental petrology, including: Diffusion in and thermodynamics of melts and minerals and the interfacial energies of geologic materials; Use of demonstrations and computers in teaching petrology.

Recent Publications

Coumans, J.P., Stix, J., Clague, D.A., Minarik. W.G, (2015). The magmatic architecture of Taney Seamount-A, northeast Pacific Ocean. Journal of Petrology, 56(6), 1037-1067, doi: 10.1093/petrology/egv027.

Kunzmann, M., Halverson. G. P., Scott C., Minarik, W.G., and Wing, B.A., (2015). Geochemistry of Neoproterozoic black shales from Svalbard: Implications for oceanic redox conditions spanning Cryogenian glaciations. Chemical Geology, 417, 383-393.

Maneta, V., Baker D., Minarik, W., (2015). Evidence for lithium-supersaturation of pegmatite-forming melts. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 170(1), 1-16.

Sharman, E.R., Taylor, B.E., Minarik, W.G., Dubé, B., and Wing, B.A., (2015). Sulfur isotope and trace element data from ore sulfides in the Noranda district (Abitibi, Canada): implications for volcanogenic massive sulfide deposit genesis. Mineralium Deposita, 50(5), 591-606, doi:10.1007/s00126-014-0559-7.

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