Faculdade

Departamento

Martim Chichorro

Professor Auxiliar Convidado
Departamento de Ciências da Terra, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Quinta da Torre, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal. GEOBIOTEC (Geobiociências, Geotecnologias e Geo-engenharias). SBP Group - Sedimentary Basins and Paleontology, FCT-UNL
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Áreas Científicas

Academic degrees 1992 - GRADUATION in Geology. Institution: Universidade de Lisboa; Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa. Final Thesis title: Dimensional fractal analysis of the irregularity of the surface trace of the Vilariça fault (Bragança, NE portugal) 1997 - MSc in Internal Geodynamics. Institution: Universidade de Lisboa; Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa. Thesis title: Tectonics and fracture permeability of Ifanes-Miranda do Douro granitoid (Trás-os-Montes) 2006 - PhD in Geology. Institution: Universidade de Évora. Thesis title: Tectonic evolution of Montemor-o-Novo Shear zone (SW Ossa Morena Zone - Santiago do Escoural - Cabrela Área) 3. Previous activity and current status 2014 - Invited Assistant Professor at FCT-UNL 2009-2013 - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia - Program CIÊNCIA 2007 Scientific Researcher and Invited Scientist Grant (BCC). CICEGe (Centro de Investigação em Ciência e Engenharia Geológica) - Faculdade de Ciências e tecnologia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa 2006 - 2007 - Post-Doc. Centro de Geofísica de Évora 2001 - 2006 - PhD Student. Centro de Geofísica de Évora (Universidade de Évora). 1997 - 1998 - Consultor for a radioactive wastes repository site selection DGA - Direcção Geral do Ambiente 1999 - 2000 - Invited Teacher at Lisbon University. Chief Geologist in Geothenical Quality Control. GEOCISA Geotecnia y Cimientos Lda 1998 - 1999 - Invited Geologist in Heavy Mineral Studies; DPMM-IGM. 1995 - 1997 - Mineral Exploration Geologist. Montemor Resources 1994 - 1995 - Invited Teacher. Évora University 4. Ongoing Research projects Principal Investigator of GONDWANA Project. ”Neoproterozoic - lower Paleozoic geodynamic evolution of northern Gondwana revealed by in situ Hf and O isotopic composition and U-Th-Pb dating in zircon populations (SW Iberian Massif)”. Ref.:PTDC/CTE-GIX/110426/2009. Financed by Portuguese funds through the FCT/MCTES (PIDDAC). Member of Project I&D “GOLD”. (PTDC/GEO-GEO/2446/2012), “Granites, Orogenesis, Long-term strain/stress, and Deposition of ore metals”. Principal investigator and Co-ordinator: Prof. Manuel Francisco Pereira. Funding by FCT. Member of Project PLUVOLC: “Understanding the Plutonic-Volcanic connection in supervolcanoes” Ref.ª CGL2010-22022-CO2-01/BTE. Principal investigator and Co-ordinator: Prof. Antonio Castro Dorado Funding by Ministerio da Ciência e innovacion – Spain

Publicações Representativas

International peer-reviewed publications in journals 2006 Pereira, M.F., Chichorro, M., Linnemann, U., Eguiluz, L., Silva, J.B., 2006. Inherited arc signature in Ediacaran and Early Cambrian basins of the Ossa-Morena Zone (Iberian Massif, Portugal): paleogeographic link with European and North African Cadomian correlatives. Precambrian Research , 144, 297-315. doi:10.1016/j.precamres.2005.11.011. WOS:000235110600007 2007 Pereira, M.F., Silva, J.B., Chichorro, M., Moita, P., Santos, J.F., Apraiz, A., & Ribeiro, C., 2007. Crustal growth and deformational processes in the Northern Gondwana margin: Constraints from the Évora Massif (Ossa-Morena Zone, SW Iberia, Portugal). In: Linnemann, U., Nance, R.D., Kraft, P. and Zulauf, G. (eds), The evolution of the Rheic Ocean: From Avalonian-Cadomian active margin to Alleghenian-Variscan collision, Geological Society of America Special Paper, v. 423, p. 333-358. doi: 10.1130/2007.2423(16) 2008 Pereira, M.F., Chichorro, M., Williams, I.S. and Silva, J.B. 2008. Zircon U-Pb geochronology of paragneisses and biotite granites from the SW Iberian Massif (Portugal): evidence for a paleogeographic link between the Ossa-Morena Ediacaran basins and the West African craton. From: Ennih, N. & Liégeois, J.P. (eds) The Boundaries of the West African Craton. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 297, p. 385-404. (ISBN 978-1-86239-251-9). DOI: 10.1144/SP297.18 0305-8719/07/$15.00) Chichorro, M., Pereira, M.F., Díaz-Azpiroz, M., Williams, I.S., Fernández, C., Pin, C., Silva, J.B., 2008. Cambrian ensialic rift-related magmatism in the Ossa-Morena Zone (Évora-Aracena metamorphic belt, SW Iberian Massif): Sm-Nd isotopes and SHRIMP zircon U-Th-Pb geochronology. Tectonophysics; V. 461, p. 91-113. (ISSN: 0040-1951). doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2008.01.008 Pereira, M. F., Apraiz, A., Silva, J.B., Chichorro, M., 2008. Tectonothermal analysis of high temperature mylonitization in the Coimbra-Cordoba shear zone (SW Iberian Massif, Ouguela tectonic unit, Portugal): Evidence of intra-continental transcurrent transport during Pangea´s amalgamation. Tectonophysics, V. 461, p. 378-399. (ISSN: 0040-1951). doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2007.11.042 . Pereira, M.F., Silva, J.B., Chichorro, M., Fernández, C., Díaz- Azpiroz, M., Lucio, P., 2008. Análisis geométrico de estructuras de flujo de fundido en migmatitas: El ejemplo de las diatexitas del Río Almansor, Montemor-o-Novo, Portugal. Geometrical analysis of melt flow structures in migmatites: In: VII Congresso Geologico de España, 2008, las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Geotemas. Madrid : Sociedad Geologica de España, 2008. v. 10. p. 389-392. (ISSN: 1567-5172) Sánchez-García, T., Bellido, F., Pereira, M.F., López-Guijarro,R. , Quesada,C, Chichorro, M., Silva, J.B., Pin,Ch., 2008. Expresión magmática temprana de un rift intracontinental en el margen de Gondwana durante el Cámbrico Inferior: Zona de Ossa-Morena (SW Macizo Ibérico, Portugal, España). VII Congreso de Geologia de España, Canárias, Spain. Geotemas 10, p. 417, (ISSN: 1567-5172). 2009 Pereira, M.F., Silva, J.B., Chichorro, M., 2009. Comment on “Geodynamic evolution of the SW Europe Variscides” by António Ribeiro et al.. Tectonics 28, doi:10.1029/2008TC002430 Pereira, M.F., Chichorro, M., Williams, I.S., Silva, J.B., Fernandez, C., Diaz-Azpiroz, M., Apraiz, A., Castro, A., 2009. Variscan intra-orogenic extensional tectonics in the Ossa-Morena Zone (Évora-Aracena-Lora del Río metamorphic belt, SW Iberian Massif): SHRIMP zircon U-Th-Pb geochronology. In: B. Murphy (Ed.), Ancient and modern analogues. Geological Society, London, Special Publications; 2009; v. 327; p. 215-237; DOI: 10.1144/SP327.11 Publication type: Book chapter 2010 Pereira, M.F., Silva, J.B., Drost, K., Chichorro, M., Apraiz, A., 2010. Relative timing of transcurrent displacements in northern Gondwana: New U-Pb laser ablation MS-ICP-MS zircon and monazite geochronology of gneisses and sheared granites from the Western Iberian Massif (Portugal). Gondwana Research, v. 17, 2-4. DOI: 10.1016/j.gr.2009.08.006 Pereira, M.F., Apraiz, A., Chichorro, M. , Silva, J.B., Armstrong, R.A., 2010. Exhumation of high-pressure rocks in northern Gondwana during the Early Carboniferours (Coimbra-Cordoba shear zone, SW Iberian Massif): tectonothermal analysis and U-Th-Pb SHRIMP in-situ zircon geochronology. Gondwana Research, v. 17, 2-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.gr.2009.10.001 Sánchez-García, T., Bellido, F., Pereira, M.F., Chichorro, M., Quesada, C., Pin, C., Silva, J.B., 2010. Rift-related volcanism predating the birth of the Rheic Ocean (Ossa-Morena Zone, SW Iberia), Gondwana Research, v. 17, 2-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.gr.2009.10.005 2011 Pereira, M.F., Chichorro, M., Solá, A.R., Silva, J.B., Sánchez-García, T., Bellido, F., 2011. Tracing the Cadomian magmatism with detrital/inherited zircon ages by in-situ U–Pb SHRIMP geochronology (Ossa-Morena Zone, SW Iberian Massif), Lithos, Elsevier, Vol. 123, 204–217 . doi:10.1016/j.lithos.2010.11.008 2012 Pereira, M.F., Linnemann, U., Hofmann, M., Chichorro, M., Solá, A.R., Medina, J., Silva, J.B. 2012. The provenance of late Ediacaran and early Ordovician siliciclastic rocks in the Southwest Central Iberian Zone: constraints from detrital zircon data on northern Gondwana margin evolution during the late Neoproterozoic. Precambrian Research. 192– 195; 166– 189. doi:10.1016/j.precamres.2011.10.019 Pereira, M.F., Solá, A.R., Chichorro, M., Lopes, L., Gerdes, A., Silva, J.B. 2012. North-Gondwana assembly, break up and paleogeography: U–Pb isotope evidence from detrital and igneous zircons of Ediacaran and Cambrian rocks of SW Iberia (Estremoz Anticline). Gondwana Research, Volume 22, Issues 3–4, Pages 866–881. doi:10.1016/j.gr.2012.02.010 Pereira, M.F., Chichorro, M., S.T. Johnston, S.T., Gutiérrez-Alonso, G. Silva, J.B., Linnemann, U., Hofmann, M., Drost, K. , 2012c. The missing Rheic Ocean magmatic arcs: Provenance analysis of Late Paleozoic sedimentary clastic rocks of SW Iberia. Gondwana Research, Volume 22, Issues 3–4, Pages 882–891, doi:10.1016/j.gr.2012.03.010 Pereira, M.F., Chichorro, M., Silva, J.B., Ordóñez-Casado, B., Lee, J.K.W., Williams, I.S., 2012. Early carboniferous wrenching, exhumation of high-grade metamorphic rocks and basin instability in SW Iberia: Constraints derived from structural geology and U–Pb and 40Ar–39Ar geochronology. Tectonophysics; Volumes 558–559, 10 August 2012, Pages 28–44; http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2012.06.020. WOS:000307802900002 2013 Pereira, M.F., Chichorro, M., Fernández, C., Silva, J.B., Matias, F.M. 2013.The role of wrenching in the injection of melt and magma into an extensional shear zone (Variscan belt, SW Iberia) Journal of the Geological Society 2013, v.170; p93-105. doi: 10.1144/jgs2012-008 The role of strain localization in magma injection into a transtensional shear zone (Variscan belt, SW Iberia). Source: JOURNAL OF THE GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY Volume: 170 Issue: 1 Pages: 93-105 DOI: 10.1144/jgs2012-008. Pereira, M. F., Ribeiro, C., Vilallonga, F., Chichorro, M., Drost, • K., Silva, • J. B., Albardeiro, L., Hofmann, M., Linnemann, U., 2013. Variability over time in the sources of South Portuguese Zone turbidites: evidence of denudation of different crustal blocks during the assembly of Pangaea. Int J Earth Sci (Geol Rundsch); DOI 10.1007/s00531-013-0902-8 Sánchez-García, T., Pereira, M. F.; Bellido, F., Chichorro, M., Silva,J.B., Valverde-Vaquero, P., Pin, C., Solá,A.R. 2013. Early Cambrian granitoids of North Gondwana margin in the transition from a convergent setting to intra-continental rifting (Ossa-Morena Zone, SW Iberia). Pp.1-16, Int J Earth Sci (Geol Rundsch) DOI 10.1007/s00531-013-0939-8 Castro, A., Aghazadeh, M., Badrzadeh, Z., Chichorro, M., 2013. Late Eocene-Oligocene post-collisional monzonitic intrusions from the Alborz magmatic belt, NW Iran. An example of monzonite magma generation from a metasomatized mantle source. Vol. 180-18, LITHOS, DOI: 10.1016/j.lithos.2013.08.003 2014 Pereira, M.F., Castro, A., Chichorro, M., Fernández, C., Díaz-Alvarado, J., Martí, J., Rodríguez, C. 2014. Chronological link between deep-seated processes in magma chambers and eruptions: Permo-Carboniferous magmatism in the core of Pangaea (Southern Pyrenees). Gondwana Research, vol. 25, pp. 290-308, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gr.2013.03.009 Druguet, E., Castro, A., Chichorro, M., Pereira, M.F., Fernández, C. 2014. Zircon geochronology of intrusive rocks from Cap de Creus, Eastern Pyrenees. Geol. Mag. Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/S0016756814000041 Ferreira, A, Lopes, C., Chichorro, M., Pereira, M.F., Solá, R., 2014. Deciphering a multi-event in a non-complex set of detrital zircon U–Pb ages from Carboniferous graywackes of SW Iberia. Chemical Geology, 378–379, 62–74. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2014.04.011 Albardeiro, L., Pereira, M.F., Gama, C., Chichorro, M., Hofmann, M., Linnemann, U., 2014. Provenance study of Pliocene–Pleistocene sands based on ancient detrital zircons (Alvalade Basin, SW Iberian Atlantic coast). Sedimentary Geology 307, 47–58. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sedgeo.2014.04.007