Ken Farley Publications



K.A. Farley and K.K. Turekian, 210Pb in the Circumpolar South Atlantic, Deep Sea Research, 37 (1990) 1849-1860.

K.A. Farley, James H. Natland, and H. Craig, Binary mixing of enriched and undegassed (primitive?) mantle components (He, Sr, Nd, Pb) in Samoan basalts. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 111 (1992) 183-199.

R.J. Poreda and K.A. Farley, Rare gases in Samoan xenoliths, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 113 (1992) 129-144.

K.A. Farley and H. Craig, Mantle plumes and mantle sources, Science, 258 (1992) 821.

K.A. Farley, A.R. Basu and H. Craig, He, Sr, and Nd isotopic variations in lavas from the Juan Fernandez Islands, Contrib. Min. Petrol., 115 (1993) 75-87.

K.A. Farley and R.J. Poreda, Mantle neon and atmospheric contamination, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 114 (1993) 325-339.

K.A. Farley, Is "primordial" helium really extraterrestrial?, Science, 261 (1993) 166-167.

K.A. Farley and H. Craig, Atmospheric argon contamination of ocean island basalt olivine phenocrysts, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta., 58 (1994) 2509-2517.

K.A. Farley, R.J. Poreda, and T.C. Onstott, Noble gases in deformed xenoliths from an ocean island: characterization of a metasomatic fluid, Noble Gas Geochemistry and Cosmochemistry (ed. J.I. Matsuda), Terrapub, Tokyo (1994) 159-178.

T. Torgerson, S. Drenkard, K. Farley, P. Schlosser, and A. Shapiro, Mantle helium in groundwater of the Mirror Lake Basin, New Hampshire, USA, in Noble Gas Geochemistry and Cosmochemistry (ed. J.I. Matsuda), Terrapub, Tokyo (1994) 279-292.

K.A. Farley, E. Maier-Reimer, P. Schlosser, and W.S. Broecker, Constraints on mantle 3He fluxes and deep-sea circulation from an oceanic general circulation model, J. Geophys. Res., 100 (1995) 3829-3839.

K.A. Farley (ed), Volatiles in the Earth and Solar System, AIP Conference Proceedings 341, AIP, New York, (1995).

K.A. Farley, D. Patterson, and B. McInnes, He isotopic investigation of geothermal gases from the Tabar-Lihir-Tanga-Feni Arc and Rabaul, Papua New Guinea, in Volatiles in the Earth and Solar System (ed. K.A. Farley), AIP, New York, (1995) 81-90.

K.A. Farley, Rapid cycling of subducted sediments into the Samoan mantle plume, Geology, 23 (1995) 531-534.

K.A. Farley, Cenozoic variations in the flux of interplanetary dust recorded by 3He in a deep-sea sediment, Nature, 376 (1995) 153-156.

J.M. Eiler, K.A. Farley, J.W. Valley, E.M.Stolper, E.H. Hauri, and H. Craig, Oxygen isotope evidence against bulk recycled sediment in the mantle sources of Pitcairn Island lavas, Nature, 377 (1995) 138-141.

K.A. Farley and D.B. Patterson, A 100-kyr periodicity in the flux of extraterrstrial 3He to the sea floor, Nature, 378 (1995) 600-603.

K.A. Farley, R.A. Wolf, and L.T. Silver, The effects of long alpha-stopping distances on (U-Th)/He dates, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta, 60 (1996) 4223-4229.

R.A. Wolf, K.A. Farley, and L.T. Silver, Helium diffusion and low temperature thermochronometry of apatite, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta, 60 (1996) 4231-4240.

J.M. Eiler, K.A. Farley, J.W. Valley, A.W. Hofmann, and E.M. Stolper, Oxygen isotope constraints on the sources of Hawaiian volcanism, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett, 144 (1996) 453-467.

J.M. Eiler, K.A. Farley, J.W. Valley, E. Hauri, H. Craig, S.R. Hart, and E.M. Stolper, Oxygen isotope variations in ocean island basalt phenocrysts, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta, 61 (1997) 2281-2293.

K.A. Farley, S.G. Love, and D.B. Patterson, Atmospheric entry heating and helium retentivity of interplanetary dust particles, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta, 61 (1997) 2309-2316.

R.A. Wolf, K.A. Farley, and L.T. Silver, Assessment of (U-Th)/He thermochronometry: the low temperature history of the San Jacinto mountains, California, Geology, 25 (1997) 65-68.

D.B. Patterson, K.A. Farley, and B. McInnes, Helium isotopic composition of the Tabar-Lihir-Tanga-Feni Island arc, Papua New Guinea, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta, 61 (1997) 2485-2496.

P.G. Burnard, K.A. Farley, and G. Turner, Multiple fluid pulses in a Samoan harzburgite, Chem. Geol., 147 (1998) 99-114.

M.A. House, B.P. Wernicke, K.A. Farley, and T.A. Dumitru, Cenozoic thermal evolution of the central Sierra Nevada, California, from (U-Th)/He thermochronometry, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 151 (1997) 167-179.

J.M. Eiler, K.A. Farley, and E.M. Stolper, Correlated He and Pb isotope variations in Hawaiian lavas, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta., 62(1998) 1977-1984.

J. Spotila, K.A. Farley, and K. Sieh, Uplift and erosion of the San Bernardino Mountains associated with transpression along the San Andreas fault, California, constrained by radiogenic helium thermochronometry, Tectonics, 17 (1998) 360-378.

K.A. Farley, and E. Neroda, Noble gases in the Earth’s mantle, Annual Reviews Earth Planet. Sci., 26(1998) 189-218.

R.A. Wolf, K.A. Farley, and D.M. Kass Modeling of the temperature sensitivity of the apatite (U-Th)/He thermochronometer , Chem. Geol., 148 (1998) 105-114.

D.B. Patterson, K.A. Farley, and M.D. Norman, 4He as a tracer of continental dust - a two million year record of eolian flux to the equatorial western Pacific, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta, 63, 615-625, (1999).

D.B. Patterson and K.A. Farley, Extraterrestrial 3He in seafloor sediments: evidence for correlated 100 kyr periodicity in the accretion rate of interplanetary dust, orbital parameters, and Quaternary climate, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta., 62, 3669-3682, (1998).

M.A. House, B.P. Wernicke, and K.A. Farley, Dating topography of the Sierra Nevada, California, using apatite (U-Th)/He ages, Nature, 396, 66-69 (1998).

K.A. Farley, A. Montanari, E.M. Shoemaker, and C. Shoemaker, Geochemical evidence for a comet shower in the Late Eocene, Science 280 (1998) 1250-1253.

D. B. Patterson, K.A. Farley, and B. Schmitz, Preservation of extraterrestrial 3He in a 480 Ma marine limestone, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 163(1998) 315-325.

M.A. House, K.A. Farley, and B.P. Kohn, An empirical test of helium diffusion in apatite: borehole data from the Otway Basin, Australia, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett, 170, 463-474 (1999).

B.I.A. McInnes, K.A. Farley, R.H. Sillitoe, and B.P. Kohn, Application of apatite (U-Th)/He thermochronometry to the determination of the sense and amount of vertical fault displacement at the Chuqicamata porphyry copper deposit, Chile, Econ. Geol, 94, 937-947 (1999).

P.W. Reiners and K.A. Farley, Helium diffusion and (U-Th)/He thermochronometry of titanite, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta., 63, 3845-3859 (1999).

K.A. Farley, P.W. Reiners, and V. Nenow, An apparatus for high-precision helium diffusion measurements from minerals, Anal. Chem., 71 2059-2061 (1999).

G.J. Axen, M. Grove, D. Stockli, D.A. Rothstein, J.M. Fletcher, K.A. Farley, and P.L. Abbott, Thermal evolution of Monte Blanco dome: Low angle normal faulting during Gulf of California rifting and late Eocene denudation of the eastern Peninsular Ranges, Tectonics, 19, 197-212 (2000).

A.E. Blythe, D.W. Burbank, K.A. Farley, and E.J. Fielding, Structural and topographic evolution of the central Transverse Ranges, California, from apatite fission track, (U-Th)/He and digital elevation model analyses, Basin Research, 12, 97-114(2000).

P.W. Reiners, R. Brady, K.A. Farley, J. Fryxell, B. Wernicke, D. Lux, Helium and argon thermochronometry of the Gold Butte Block, south Virgin Mountains, Nevada, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett, 178, 315-326 (2000).

K.A. Farley,Helium diffusion from apatite: General behavior as illustrated by Durango fluorapatite, Journal of Geophysical Research, 105, 2903-2914 (2000).

J.M. Eiler, A. Crawford, T. Elliot, K.A. Farley, J.W. Valley, and E.M. Stolper, Oxygen isotope geochemistry of oceanic-arc lavas, Journal Of Petrology, 41, 229-256 (2000).

P.G. Burnard and K.A. Farley, Calibration of pressure-dependent sensitivity and discrimination in Nier-type noble gas ion sources, G3, paper number 2000GC00038 (2000).

D.F. Stockli, K.A. Farley, and T.A. Dumitru, Calibration of the (U-Th)/He thermochronometer on an exhumed fault block, White Mountains, California, Geology, 28, 983-986 (2000).

M.A. House, K.A. Farley, and D.F. Stockli, Helium chronometry of apatite and titanite using Nd-YAG laser heating, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett, 183, 365-368 (2000).

G.T. Batt, M.T. Brandon, K.A. Farley, and M.K. Roden-Tice. Tectonic synthesis of the Olympic Mountains segment of the Cascadia Wedge, using 2-D thermal and kinematic modeling of isotopic ages, Journal of Geophysical Research, 106, 26731-26746 (2001).

K.A. Farley, Extraterrestrial Helium in Seafloor Sediments: Identification, Characteristics, and Accretion Rate over Geologic Time, in Peucker-Ehrinbrink, B., and Schmitz, B., eds., Accretion of Extraterrestrial Matter Throughout Earth’s History, Kluwer, New York, p. 179-204 (2001).

S. Mukhopadhyay, K. A. Farley and A. Montanari, A 35 Myr record of helium in pelagic limestones: implications for interplanetary dust accretion from the early Maastrichtian to the Middle Eocene, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 65, 653-659 (2001).

K.A. Farley, M.E. Rusmore, and S.W. Bogue, Post 10-Ma uplift and exhumation of the northern Coast Mountains, British Columbia, Geology, 29, 99-102 (2001).

M.A. House, B.P. Wernicke and K.A. Farley, Paleo-geomorphology of the Sierra Nevada, California, from (U-Th)/He ages in apatite, American Journal of Science, 301, 77-102 (2001).

S. Mukhopadhyay, K.A. Farley, and A. Montanari, A short duration of the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary event: Evidence from extraterrestrial helium-3, Science, 291, 1952-1955 (2001).

K.A. Farley, T.E. Cerling, and P.G. Fitzgerald, Cosmogenic He-3 in igneous and fossil tooth enamel fluorapatite, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett, 185, 7-14 (2001).

K.A. Farley and S. Mukhopadhyay, An extraterrestrial impact at the Permian-Triassic boundary?, Science, 293, U1-U3 (2001). (comment, online journal edition only).

P.W. Reiners and K.A. Farley, Influence of crystal size on apatite (U-Th)/He thermochronology: an example from the Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 188, 413-420 (2001).

P.R. Renne, K.A. Farley, T.A. Becker and W.D. Sharp, Terrestrial cosmogenic argon, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 188, 435-440 (2001).

J.A. Spotila, K.A. Farley, J.D. Yule, and P.W. Reiners, Near-filed transpressive deformation along the San Andreas fault zone in southern California, based on exhumation constrained by (U-Th)/He dating, J. Geophys. Res 106, 30909-30922 (2001).

E. Kirby, P.W. Reiners, M.A. Krol, K.X. Whipple, K.V. Hodges, K.A. Farley, W.Q. Tang and Z.L. Chen, Late Cenozoic evolution of the eastern margin of the Tibetan Plateau: Inferences from Ar-40/Ar-39 and (U-Th)/He thermochronology, Tectonics 21, art. no.-1001 (2002).

P.W. Reiners, K.A. Farley and H.J. Hickes, He diffusion and (U-Th)/He thermochronometry of zircon: initial results from Fish Canyon Tuff and Gold Butte, Tectonophysics 349, 297-308 (2002).

M.A. House, B.P. Kohn, K.A. Farley and A. Raza, Evaluating thermal history models for the Otway Basin, southeastern Australia, using (U-Th)/He and fission-track data from borehole apatites, Tectonophysics 349, 277-295 (2002).

K.A. Farley, B.P. Kohn and B. Pillans, The effects of secular disequilibrium on (U-Th)/He systematics and dating of Quaternary volcanic zircon and apatite, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 201, 117-125 (2002).

D.F. Stockli, B.E. Surpless, T.A. Dumitru and K.A. Farley, Thermochronological constraints on the timing and magnitude of Miocene and Pliocene extension in the central Wassuk Range, western Nevada, Tectonics 21, art. no.-1028 (2002).

P.G. Burnard, D.W. Graham and K.A. Farley, Mechanisms of magmatic gas loss along the Southeast Indian Ridge and the Amsterdam -St. Paul Plateau, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 203, 131-148 (2002).

K.A. Farley and D.F. Stockli, (U-Th)/He dating of phosphates: Apatite, monazite, and xenotime, in: Phosphates: Geochemical, Geobiological, and Materials Importance, REVIEWS IN MINERALOGY & GEOCHEMISTRY 48, pp. 559-577 (2002).

K.A. Farley, (U-Th)/He dating: Techniques, calibrations, and applications, in: Noble Gases in Geochemistry and Cosmochemistry, REVIEWS IN MINERALOGY & GEOCHEMISTRY 47, pp. 819-844 (2002).

S. Mukhopadhyay, J.C. Lassiter, K.A. Farley and S.W. Bogue, Geochemistry of Kauai shield-stage lavas: Implications for the chemical evolution of the Hawaiian plume, Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 4, art. no.-1009 (2003).

T.A. Ehlers and K.A. Farley, Apatite (U-Th)/He thermochronometry: methods and applications to problems in tectonic and surface processes, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 206, 1-14 (2003).

T. Tagami, K.A. Farley and D.F. Stockli, (U-Th)/He geochronology of single zircon grains of known Tertiary eruption age, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 207, 57-67 (2003).

K.A. Farley and S.F. Eltgroth, An alternative age model for the Paleocene-Eocene thermal maximum using extraterrestrial He-3, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 208, 135-148 (2003).

K.W. Min, K.A. Farley, P.R. Renne and K. Marti, Single grain (U-Th)/He ages from phosphates in Acapulco meteorite and implications for thermal history, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 209, 323-336 (2003).

P.A. Armstrong, T.A. Ehlers, D.S. Chapman, K.A. Farley and P.J.J. Kamp, Exhumation of the central Wasatch Mountains, Utah: 1. Patterns and timing of exhumation deduced from low-temperature thermochronology data, Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth 108, art. no.-2172 (2003).

D.F. Stockli, T.A. Dumitru, M.O. McWilliams and K.A. Farley, Cenozoic tectonic evolution of the White Mountains, California and Nevada, Geological Society of America Bulletin 115, 788-816 (2003).

D.L. Shuster and K.A. Farley, He-4/He-3 thermochronometry, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 217, 1-17 (2004).

D.L. Shuster, K.A. Farley, J.M. Sisterson and D.S. Burnett, Quantifying the diffusion kinetics and spatial distributions of radiogenic He-4 in minerals containing proton-induced He-3, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 217, 19-32 (2004).

D.F. Stockli and K.A. Farley, Empirical constraints on the titanite (U-Th)/He partial retention zone from the KTB drill hole, Chemical Geology 207, 223-236 (2004).

R.K. Workman, S.R. Hart, M. Jackson, M. Regelous, K.A. Farley, J. Blusztajn, M. Kurz and H. Staudigel, Recycled metasomatized lithosphere as the origin of the enriched mantle II (EM2) end-member: Evidence from the Samoan volcanic chain, Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 5, art. no.-Q04008 (2004).

P.G. Burnard, D. Graham and K.A. Farley, Fractionation of noble gases (He, Ar) during MORB mantle melting: A case study on the Southeast Indian Ridge., Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 227, 457-472 (2004).

C. Koeberl, K.A. Farley, B. Peucker-Ehrinbrink and M. Sephton, Geochemistry of the Permian-Triassic boundary in Austria and Italy: No evidence for extraterrestrial impact, Geology 32, 1053-1056 (2004).

P.R. Renne, H.J. Melosh, K.A. Farley, W.U. Reimold, C. Koeberl, M.R. Rampino, S.P. Kelly, B.A. Ivanov, Is Bedout an impact crater? Take 2, Science 306, 610-611 (2004).

D.X. Belton, R.W. Brown, B.P. Kohn, D. Fink, K.A. Farley, Quantitative resolution of the debate over antiquity of the central Australian landscape: implications for the tectonic and geomorphic stability of cratonic interiors, Earth And Planetary Science Letters 219, 21-34 (2004).

R.A. Keller, D.W. Graham, K.A. Farley, R.A. Duncan, E. Lupton, Cretaceous-to-recent record of elevated He-3/He-4 along the Hawaiian-Emperor volcanic chain, Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 5, Art. No. Q12L05 (2004).

F.W. McDowell, W.C. McIntosh, K.A. Farley, A precise Ar-40-Ar-39 reference age for the Durango apatite (U-Th)/He and fission-track dating standard, Chemical Geology 214, 249-263 (2005).

D.L. Shuster, K.A. Farley, Diffusion kinetics of proton-induced Ne-21, He-3, and He-4 in quartz, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 69 2349-2359 (2005).

D.L. Shuster, P.M. Vasconcelos, J.A. Heim, K.A. Farley, Weathering geochronology by (U-Th)/He dating of goethite, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 69, 659-673 (2005).

K.A. Farley, P. Ward, G. Garrison, and S. Mukhopadhyay, Absence of extraterrestrial 3He in Permian-Triassic age sedimentary rocks, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 240265-275 (2005).

D.L. Shuster, T.A. Ehlers, M.E. Rusmore, and K.A. Farley, Rapid glacial erosion at 1.8 Ma revealed by He-4/He-3 thermochronometry, Science 310 1668-1670 (2005).

M.K. Clark, G. Maheo, J. Saleeby, and K.A. Farley, The non-equilibrium landscape of the southern Sierra Nevada, California, GSA Today 15 4-10 (2005).

D.L. Shuster and K.A. Farley, He-4/He-3 thermochronometry: Theory, practice, and potential complications Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry 58 181-203 (2005).

K.A. Farley, D. Vokrouhlický, W.F. Bottke, and D. Nesvorný, A Late Miocene dust shower from the break-up of an asteroid in the main belt, Nature 439 295-297 (2006).

C.E. Gautheron, L. Tassan-Got, and K.A. Farley, (U-Th)/Ne chronometry, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 243520-535 (2006).

J.A. Heim, P.M. Vasconcellos, D.L. Shuster, K.A. Farley, and G. Broadbent, Dating paleochannel iron ore by (U-Th)/He analysis of supergene goethite, Hamersley province, Australia, Geology 34 173-176 (2006).

S. Mukhopadhyay, K.A. Farley, New insights into the carrier phase(s) of extraterrestrial He-3 in geologically old sediments, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 70 5061-5073 (2006).

G.M. Stock, T.A. Ehlers, K.A. Farley, Where does sediment come from? Quantifying catchment erosion with detrital apatite (U-Th)/He thermochronometry, Geology 34 725-728 (2006).

T.A. Ehlers, K.A. Farley, M.E. Rusmore, G.J. Woodsworth, Apatite (U-Th)/He signal of large-magnitude accelerated glacial erosion, southwest British Columbia, Geology 34 765-768 (2006).

K.A. Farley, J. Libarkin, S. Mukhopadhyay, W. Amidon, Cosmogenic and nucleogenic He-3 in apatite, titanite, and zircon, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 248 451-461 (2006).

D.L. Shuster, R.M. Flowers, and K.A. Farley , The influence of natural radiation damage on helium diffusion kinetics in apatite, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 249 148-161 (2006).

E.F. Baxter, P.D. Asimow, and K.A. Farley, Grain boundary partitioning of Ar and He, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 71 434-451 (2007).

J. Saleeby, K.A. Farley, R.W. Kistler, and R.J. Fleck, Thermal evolution and exhumation of deep-level batholithic exposures, southernmost Sierra Nevada, California, in Cloos, M., Carlson W.D., Gilbert M.C., Liou J.G., and Sorensen S.S., eds., Convergent Margin Terranes and Associated Regions: A Tribute to W.G. Ernst: Geological Society of America Special Paper 419, p. 39-66 (2007).

R.M. Flowers, D.L. Shuster, B.P. Wernicke, and K.A. Farley, Radiation damage control on apatite (U-Th)/He dates from the Grand Canyon region, Colorado Plateau, Geology 35 447-450 (2007).

G. Maheo, P.H. Leloup, F. Valli, R. Lacassin, N. Arbaud, J.L. Paquette, A. Fernandez, L. Haibang, K.A. Farley, and P. Tapponier, Post 4 Ma initiation of normal faulting in southern Tibet. Constraints from the Kung Co half graben, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 256 233-243 (2007).

M. Simoes, J.P. Avouac, O. Beyssac, B. Goffe, K.A. Farley, Y.G. Chen, Mountain building in Taiwan: A thermokinematic model, J. Geophys. Res.-Solid Earth 112 (2007).

O. Beyssac, M. Simoes, J.P. Avouac, K.A. Farley, Y.G. Chen, Y.C. Chan, B. Goffe, Late Cenozoic metamorphic evolution and exhumation of Taiwan, Tectonics 26 (2007).

K.A. Farley, He diffusion systematics in minerals: Evidence from synthetic monazite and zircon structure phosphates, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 71 4015-4024 (2007).

W.H. Amidon, K.A. Farley, D.W. Burbank, B. Pratt-Sitaula, Anomalous cosmogenic He-3 production and elevation scaling in the high Himalaya, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 265 287-301 (2008).

P.H. Blard, N. Puchol, K.A. Farley, Constraints on the loss of matrix-sited helium during vacuum crushing of mafic phenocrysts, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 72 3788-3803 (2008).

R.M. Flowers, B.P. Wernicke, K.A. Farley, Unroofing, incision, and uplift history of the southwestern Colorado Plateau from apatite (U-Th)/He thermochronometry, Geol. Soc. Am. Bull. 120 571-587 (2008).

Blard, P. H., and K. A. Farley, The influence of radiogenic He-4 on cosmogenic He-3 determinations in volcanic olivine and pyroxene, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 276, 20-29 (2008).

D.L. Shuster and K.A. Farley, The influence of artificial radiation damage and thermal annealing on helium diffusion kinetics in apatite, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 73 183-196 (2009).

Flowers, R. M., R. A. Ketcham, D. L. Shuster, and K. A. Farley, Apatite (U-Th)/He thermochronometry using a radiation damage accumulation and annealing model, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 73, 2347-2365 (2009).

Maheo, G., J. Saleeby, Z. Saleeby, and K. A. Farley, Tectonic control on southern Sierra Nevada topography, California, Tectonics, 28, DOI: 10.1029/2008TC002340 (2009).

Farley, K. A., Late Eocene and late Miocene cosmic dust events: Comet showers, asteroid collisions, or lunar impacts?, in Late Eocene Earth: Hothouse Icehouse and Impacts, edited by C. Koeberl and A. Montanari, pp. 27-35 (2009).

Amidon, W. H., D. H. Rood, and K. A. Farley, Cosmogenic He-3 and Ne-21 production rates calibrated against Be-10 in minerals from the Coso volcanic field, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 280, 194-204 (2009).

Blard, P. H., J. Lave, K. A. Farley, M. Fornari, N. Jimenez, and V. Ramirez , Late local glacial maximum in the Central Altiplano triggered by cold and locally-wet conditions during the paleolake Tauca episode (17-15 ka, Heinrich 1), Quaternary Science Reviews, 28, 3414-3427 (2009).

Clark, M. K., K. A. Farley, D. W. Zheng, Z. C. Wang, and A. R. Duvall, Early Cenozoic faulting of the northern Tibetan Plateau margin from apatite (U-Th)/He ages, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 296, 78-88 (2010).

Murphy, B. H., K. A. Farley, and J. C. Zachos , An extraterrestrial He-3-based timescale for the Paleocene-Eocene thermal maximum (PETM) from Walvis Ridge, IODP Site 1266, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 74, 5098-5108 (2010).

Rusmore, M. E., S. W. Bogue, K. Dodson, K. A. Farley, and G. J. Woodsworth, Deformation of continental crust along a transform boundary, Coast Mountains, British Columbia, Tectonics, 29, DOI: 10.1029/2009TC002502 (2010).

Watson, E. B., K. H. Wanser, and K. A. Farley, Anisotropic diffusion in a finite cylinder, with geochemical applications, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 74, 614-633 (2010).

Farley, K. A., D. L. Shuster, E. B. Watson, K. H. Wanser, and G. Balco, Numerical investigations of apatite 4He/3He thermochronometry, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 11, DOI: 10.1029/2010GC003243 (2010).

Amidon, W. H., and K. A. Farley, Mass spectrometric 3He measurement in 4He-rich phases: techniques and limitations for cosmogenic 3He dating of zircon, apatite and titanite, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 11, DOI: 10.1029/2010GC003178 (2010)

Zheng, D.W., M.K. Clark, P.Z. Zhang, W.J. Zheng, W.J., and K.A. Farley, Erosion, fault initiation and topographic growth of the North Qilian Shan (northern Tibetan Plateau). Geosphere, 6, 937-941 (2010).

Amidon, W. H., and K. A. Farley, Cosmogenic 3He dating of apatite, zircon and pyroxene from Bonneville flood erosional surfaces, Quaternary Geochronology, 6, 10-21 (2011).

Farley, K.A., Shuster, D.L., Ketcham, R.A., U and Th zonation in apatite observed by laser ablation ICPMS, and implications for the (U-Th)/He system. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 75, 4515-4530 (2011).

Lease, R.O., Burbank, D.W., Clark, M.K., Farley, K.A., Zheng, D.W., Zhang, H.P., Middle Miocene reorganization of deformation along the northeastern Tibetan Plateau. Geology 39, 359-362 (2011).

Amidon, W.H., Farley, K.A. Cosmogenic He-3 and Ne-21 dating of biotite and hornblende. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 313, 86-94 (2012).

Chapman, A.D., Saleeby, J.B., Wood, D.J., Piasecki, A., Kidder, S., Ducea, M.N., Farley, K.A., Late Cretaceous gravitational collapse of the southern Sierra Nevada batholith, California. Geosphere 8, 314-341 (2012).

Cox, S.E., Farley, K.A., Hemming, S.R., Insights into the age of the Mono Lake Excursion and magmatic crystal residence time from (U-Th)/He and Th-230 dating of volcanic allanite. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 319, 178-184 (2012).

Duvall, A.R., Clark, M.K., Avdeev, B., Farley, K.A., Chen, Z.W. Widespread late Cenozoic increase in erosion rates across the interior of eastern Tibet constrained by detrital low-temperature thermochronometry. Tectonics 31. DOI: 10.1029/2011TC002969 (2012).

Farley, K.A., Montanari, A., Coccioni, R. A record of the extraterrestrial He-3 flux through the Late Cretaceous. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 84, 314-328 (2012).

Shuster, D.L., Farley, K.A., Vasconcelos, P.M., Balco, G., Monteiro, H.S., Waltenberg, K., Stone, J.O. Cosmogenic He-3 in hematite and goethite from Brazilian "canga" duricrust demonstrates the extreme stability of these surfaces. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 329, 41-50 (2012).

Farley, K.A., Hurowitz, J.A., Asimow, P.D., Jacobson, N.S., Cartwright, J.A. A double-spike method for K–Ar measurement: A technique for high precision in situ dating on Mars and other planetary surfaces. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 110, 1-12 (2013).