RICHARD N. ABBOTT, JR.
Department of Geology
Appalachian State University
ASU Box 32067
Boone, NC 28608

Rick and friends
2009 - Mahogany Vale, Jamaica
 
E-mail: abbottrn@appstate.edu
Phone: 828-262-3055
Fax: 828-262-6503
CURRICULUM VITAE

CURRENT RESEARCH 
Ultra high pressure rocks, Dominican Republic
2013, (Abbott, R.N., Jr., and Draper, G.)
The case for UHP conditions in the Cuaba terrane, Rio San Juan metamorphic complex, Dominican Republic. Geologica Acta, 11(2), 149-165.
2011, (Gazel, E., Abbott, R.N., Jr., and Draper, G.),
Garnet-bearing ultramafic rocks from the Dominican Republic: Fossil mantle plume fragments in an ultra high pressure oceanic complex? Lithos, 125, 393-404.

Metamorphic rocks, Jamaica
2014, (West, D.P., Jr., Abbott, R.N., Jr., Bandy, B.R.,
and Kunk, M.J.) Protolith provenance and thermotectonic history of metamorphic rocks in eastern Jamaica. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 126, 600-614, DOI:10.1130/B30704.1
2013, (Abbott, R.N., Jr., Bandy, B.R., and
Rajkumar, A.) Cenozoic burial metamorphism in eastern Jamaica. Caribbean Journal of Earth Sciences, 46, 13-30.
2008, (Abbott, R.N., Jr., and Bandy, B.R.)
Amphibolite and blueschist-greenschist metamorphism, Blue Mountain inlier, eastern Jamaica. Geological Journal, 43, 525-541.
COMPUTER PROGRAMS for crystallography and theoretical optical crystallography.

 
 SUMMER SESSION #2, 2014
 
 GLY 1101-101 INTRO. to PHYSICAL GEOLOGY, SYLLABUS

 
FALL SEMESTER, 2014
 
  WEEKLY SCHEDULE, OFFICE HOURS, etc.
 GLY 3220 FUNDAMENTALS of MINERALOGY, SYLLABUS

Gly 1101/1103  [ONLINE LABS]