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Miles F. Osmaston, MA (Oxon)
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  1. 1. Osmaston M. F. (1969) Discussion of the paper "Displacements within continents" by R.M. Shackleton, in "Time and place in orogeny" (Kent, P. E., Satterthwaite, G. E., and Spencer, A. M., eds.). Spec.Pubn. No. 3. Geological Society, London, p. 291.
  2. 2. Osmaston M. F. (1969) Discussion of the paper "Sedimentary thicknesses in orogenic belts" by R. Stoneley, in "Time and place in orogeny" (Kent, P. E., Satterthwaite, G. E., and Spencer, A. M., eds), Spec.Pubn. No. 3. Geological Society, London, p. 306-307.
  3. 3. Osmaston M. F. (1971) Discussion of the paper "The structure of the Gulf of Suez (Clysmic) rift, with special reference to the eastern side" by D.A. Robson: J. Geol. Soc., London, v. 127, p. 275.
  4. 4. Osmaston M. F. (1971) Discussion of the paper "The Tertiary dykes of Kildonan, south Arran" by T.J. Halsall & M.J. Le Bas: J. Geol.Soc., London, v. 127, p. 293.
  5. 5. Osmaston M. F. (1973) Discussion of the paper "Transgressive welded ash-flow tuffs among the Ordovician sediments of NE Snowdonia" by E.H. Francis & M.F. Howells: J. Geol. Soc., v. 129, p. 640.
  6. 6. Osmaston M. F. (1974) Discussion of the paper "Operational experience in nuclear power stations" by T. Broom and R.S. Gow, in "Discussion on Energy in the 1980s" (organised by Kent, P.), Phil.Trans.Roy.Society, London. Vol. 276A, (1261), p. 586.
  7. 7. Osmaston M. F. (1975) Discussion of the paper "A new Tertiary basin east of Lundy Island" by B.N. Fletcher: J. Geol. Soc., London, v. 131, p. 537.
  8. 7a. Osmaston M. F. (1975) Discussion of the paper "Interstitial water composition and geochemistry of deep Gulf Coast shales and sandstones [discussion and reply - by Gene W Schmidt]. AAPG Bulletin 59(4), 715-721 [source paper: Schmidt, G. W., AAPG Bull., 57(2) 1973].
  9. 8. Osmaston M. F. (1977) Discussion of the paper "Aspect of gravity tectonics and the development of listric faults" by N.J. Price: J. Geol. Soc., London, v. 133, p. 327.
  10. 9. Osmaston M. F. (1977) Discussion of the paper by I.G.Gass:- "Origin and emplacement of ophiolites" GSL SP 7, 72-76 (1977) doi 10.1144/GSLSP1977.007.01.07. In Volcanic processes in ore genesis. (Proceedings of a joint meeting of the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy & the Geological Society of London, 21-22 January 1976) ,(ed. I. G. Gass), Geological Society of London, Special Publications 7, 171-174. doi:10.1144/GSL.SP.1977.007.01.21.
  11. 10. Osmaston M. F. (1977) Discussion of the paper "Granite diapirism in Archaean rocks" by O. Stephansson: J.Geol.Soc., London, v. 133, p. 360.
  12. 11. Osmaston M. F. (1979) Discussion of the paper " A new look at the Mona Complex (Anglesey, North Wales)" by A.J. Barber & M.D. Max: J.Geol.Soc., v. 136, p. 430-431.
  13. 12. Osmaston M. F. (1979) Discussion of the paper "The structural evolution of a Mesozoic continental margin, Othris Mountains, Greece" by A.G. Smith, N.H. Woodcock and M.A. Naylor: J.Geol.Soc., London, v. 136, p. 602-603.
  14. 13. Osmaston M. F. (1980) Discussion of the paper "Problems of passive margins from the viewpoint of the Geodynamics Project: a review" by M.H.P. Bott, in "Discussion on The evolution of passive continental margins in the light of recent deep drilling results" (organised by Kent, P., Laughton, A.S., Roberts, D.G. & Jones, E.J.W., Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London. 294A (1409) p. 15-16.
  15. 14. Osmaston M. F. (1980) Discussion of the paper "Vertical tectonics associated with rifting and spreading" by P. Kent, in "Discussion on The evolution of passive continental margins in the lght of recent deep drilling results" (organised by Kent, P., Laughton, A.S., Roberts, D.G. & Jones, E.J.W.), Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London, p. 135.
  16. 15. Osmaston M. F. (1981) Discussion of the paper "Back-arc extension in the Scotia Sea" by P.F. Barker & L.A. Hill, in "Discussion on Extensional tectonics associated with convergent plate boundaries" (organised by Vine, F.J. & Smith, A.G.), Phil. Trans.Roy.Soc. A, 300 (1454), p. 262.
  17. 16. Osmaston M. F. (1981) Discussion of the paper "Geochemistry and timing of the marginal basin and arc magmatism in the Philippine Sea" by A.Y. Sharaskin, N.A. Bogdanov & G.S. Zakariadze, in "Discussion on Extensional tectonics associated with convergent plate boundaries" (organised by Vine, F.J. & Smith, A.G.), Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London. p. 296-297.
  18. 17. Osmaston M. F. (1981) Discussion of the paper "The Aegean Sea" by X. Le Pichon & J. Angelier, in "Discussion on Extensional tectonics associated with convergent plate boundaries" (organised by Vine, F.J. & Smith, A.G.), Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London, p. 371-372.
  19. 18. Osmaston M. F. (1982) Discussion of the paper "Evidence for inhomogeneities near the core-mantle boundary" by R.A.W. Haddon, in "Discussion on The Earth's core: its structure, evolution and magnetic field" (organised by Runcorn, S.K., Creer, K.M. & Jacobs J.A.), Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London. p. 70.
  20. 19. Osmaston M. F. (1982) Discussion of the paper "Evolution and subsidence of Early Precambrian sedimentary basins" by M.J. Bickle & K.A. Eriksson, in "Discussion on The evolution of sedimentary basins" (organised by Kent, P., Bott, M.H.P., McKenzie, D.P. & Williams C.A.), Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London, p. 247.
  21. 20. Osmaston M. F. (1982) Discussion of the paper "Finding core motions from magnetic observations" by D. Gubbins, in "Discussion on The Earth's core: its structure, evolution and magnetic field" (organised by Runcorn, S.K., Creer, K.M. & Jacobs J.A.), Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London. p. 254.
  22. 21. Osmaston M. F. (1982) Discussion of the paper "Musings over sedimentary basin evolution" by A.W. Bally., in "Discussion on The evolution of sedimentary basins" (organised by Kent, P., Bott, M.H.P., McKenzie, D.P. & Williams C.A.), Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London. p. 338.
  23. 22. Osmaston M. F. (1982) Discussion of the paper "Subsidence history of the Middle East Zagros Basin, Permian to Recent" by W.J. Koop & R. Stoneley., in "Discussion on The evolution of sedimentary basins" (organised by Kent, P., Bott, M.H.P., McKenzie, D.P. & Williams C.A.), (May 5, 1982),Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Ser. A, Vol. 305, No. 1489, pp. 149-168 This article consists of 21 page(s). p. 168.
  24. 23. Osmaston M. F. (1982) Discussion of the paper "The Northwest Australian continental margin" by D.E. Powell, in "Discussion on The evolution of sedimentary basins" (organised by Kent, P., Bott, M.H.P., McKenzie, D.P. & Williams C.A.), Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London. p. 62.
  25. 24. Osmaston M. F. (1982) Discussion of the paper "The ocean-continent transition in the uniform stretching model: role of partial melting in the mantle" by J.-P. Foucher, X. Le Pichon & J.C. Sibuet., in "Discussion on The evolution of sedimentary basins" (organised by Kent, P., Bott, M.H.P., McKenzie, D.P. & Williams C.A.), Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London. p. 42-43.
  26. 25. Osmaston M. F. (1984) Discussion of the paper "Constraints imposed by experimental petrology on possible and impossible magma sources and products" by P.J.Wyllie, in "Discussion on The relative contributions of mantle, oceanic crust and continental crust to magma genesis" (organised by Moorbath, S., Thompson, R.N. & Oxburgh, E.R.), Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London. Ser. A, Vol. 310, No. 1514, p. 456.
  27. 26. Osmaston M. F. (1988) Discussion of the paper "The mechanics of the Tibetan Plateau" by G.A. Houseman & P.C. England, in "Discussion on Tectonic evolution of the Himalayas and Tibet" (organised by Shackleton, R.M., Dewey, J.F. & Windley, B.F.), Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London, Ser. A, Vol. 326, No. 1589, Tectonic Evolution of the Himalayas and Tibet (Sep. 1, 1988), pp. 301-319 then discns to 320. DOI: 10.1098/rsta.1988.0089 p. 319-320.
  28. 27. Osmaston M. F. (1989) Discussion of the paper "Characteristics of perovskite-related materials" by E. Salje, in "Discussion of Seismic tomography and mantle circulation" (organised by O'Nions, R.K. & Parsons, B., Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London. p. 415-418.
  29. 28. Osmaston M. F. (1999) Discussion of the paper by K.E. Louden & D. Chian entitled "The deep structure of non-volcanic rifted continental margins" , Response of the Earth's lithosphere to extension - a discussion, Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London. p. 800-801.
  30. 29. Osmaston M. F. (2001) Discussion of the paper "The rates of accretion, core formation and volatile loss in the early Solar System" by A.N. Halliday, D.-C. Lee, D. Porcelli, U. Wiechert, M. Schönbächler & M. Rehkämper, in "Discussion on Origin and early evolution of solid matter in the solar system" 21-22 Feb 2001, organised by R. Hutchison, C. Pillinger, G. Turner & S. Russell, Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London. A359 (1787) 2133-2134.
  31. 30. Osmaston M. F. (2001) Discussion of the paper "Unresolved questions regarding the origins of Solar System solids" by Patrick Cassen, in "Discussion on Origin and early evolution of solid matter in the solar system" 21-22 Feb 2001, organised by R. Hutchison, C. Pillinger, G. Turner & S. Russell, Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London. A359 (1787) 1946-7.
  32. 31. Osmaston M. F. (2001X) Discussion of the paper "The ab initio simulation of the Earth's core" by D. Price, in "Discussion on New science from high performance computing." Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London.
  33. 32. Osmaston M. F. (2002X) Discussion of the paper "An evolving view of the mantle...." by C Ballentine, in "Discussion meeting on Chemical reservoirs and convection in the Earth's mantle." Phil.Trans.Roy.Soc. London.
  34. 33. Osmaston M. F. (2006) Discussion of RAS Presidential address 2006, Feb 10th, entitled "Using magnetic field observations to probe the deep Earth" by Prof. K.A. Whaler: The Observatory, v. 126, no. August, p. 250-251.


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