Jicha, B.R., Singer, B.S., Sobol, P., 2016. Re-evaluation of the ages of 40Ar/39Ar sanidine standards and supereruptions in the western US using a Noblesse multi-collector mass spectrometer. Chemical Geology, v. 431, p. 54-66.
Kuiper, K.F., Deino, A., Hilgen, F.J., Krijgsman, W., Renne, P.R., and Wijbrans, J.R., 2008. Synchronizing rock clocks of Earth history. Science, v. 320 i. 5875, p. 500-504. Klaudia and co-authors present an astronomically calibrated age for Fish Canyon sanidine.
Koppers, A.A.P., 2002. ArArCALC—software for40Ar/39Ar age calculations. Computers & Geosciences v. 28, i. 5, p. 605-619. Anthony describes his ArArCALC software package.
Min, K. W., Mundil, R., Renne, P.R., and Ludwig, K.R., 2000. A test for systematic errors in 40Ar/39Ar geochronology through comparison with U/Pb analysis of a 1.1-Ga rhyolite. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 64, i. 1, p. 73-98. Kyle and co-authors sift through the existing activity data for 40K and present new values (with more reasonable, increased uncertainties) for decay constants.
McDougall, I., and Harrison, T.M., 1999. Geochronology and Thermochronology by the 40Ar/39Ar Method. Oxford University Press. In what could fairly be called ‘The Argon Bible’, Ian and Mark cover many aspects of argon geochronology. Essential reading for argon geochronologists.
Morgan, L.E., Postma, O., Kuiper, K.F., Mark, D.F., van der Plas, W., Davidson, S., Perkin, M., Villa, I.M., Wijbrans, J.R., 2011. A metrological approach to measuring 40Ar* concentrations in K‐Ar and 40Ar/39Ar mineral standards. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, v. 12, i. 10. Leah, Klaudia, Darren, Igor, Jan, and co-authors present a system for a first-principles, metrological calibration of 40Ar concentrations in mineral standards.
Niespolo, E.M., Rutte, D., Deino, A.L., and Renne, P.R., 2017. Intercalibration and age of the Alder Creek sanidine 40Ar/39Ar standard. Quaternary Geochronology, v. 39, p. 205-213.
Phillips, D., Matchan, E.L., 2013. Ultra-high precision 40Ar/39Ar ages for Fish Canyon Tuff and Alder Creek Rhyolite sanidine: New dating standards required? Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 121, 229-239.
Renne, P. R., et al., 2009. Data reporting norms for 40Ar/39Ar geochronology. Quaternary Geochronology, v. 4, i. 5, p. 346-352. Paul, along with a long list of working group co-authors, presents requirements for the publication of 40Ar/39Ar data.
Renne, P. R., Cassata, W.S., and Morgan, L.E., 2009. The isotopic composition of atmospheric argon and 40Ar/39Ar geochronology: Time for a change? Quaternary Geochronology, v. 4, i.4, p. 288-298. Paul, Bill, and Leah discuss the ramifications of using a newly published value for atmospheric 40Ar/36Ar.
Renne, P.R., Mundil, R., Balco, G., Min, K., Ludwig, K.R., 2010. Joint determination of 40K decay constants and 40Ar*/40K for the Fish Canyon sanidine standard, and improved accuracy for 40Ar/39Ar geochronology. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 74, i. 18, p. 5349-5367. Paul, Roland, Greg, Kyle, and Ken present a model for determining mineral standard ages and decay constants using available data and 40Ar/39Ar – U-Pb data pairs.
Renne, P.R., Balco, G., Ludwig, K.R., Mundil, R., Min, K., 2011. Response to the comment by W.H. Schwarz et al. on “Joint determination of 40K decay constants and 40Ar*/40K for the Fish Canyon sanidine standard, and improved accuracy for 40Ar/39Ar geochronology” by PR Renne et al. (2010). Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 75, 5097-5100. Paul and others update results from their 2010 paper (above).
Rivera, T.A., Storey, M., Zeeden, C., Hilgen, F.J., Kuiper, K., 2011. A refined astronomically calibrated 40Ar/39Ar age for Fish Canyon sanidine. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 311, 420-426.
Simon, J.I., Renne, P.R., Mundil, R., 2008. Implications of pre-eruptive magmatic histories of zircons for U-Pb geochronology of silicic extrusions. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 266, 182-194.
Schmitz, M.D., 2012. Radiogenic isotope geochronology. Geologic Time Scale, 115–126 In this chapter, Mark reviews the developments in radio-isotopic dating methods (esp. U-Pb ID-TIMS) from 2004 to 2012, covering many of the EARTHTIME and related innovations.
Schmitz, M.D. and Kuiper, K.F., 2013. High-precision geochronology. Elements. Elements, v. 9, i. 1, p. 25-30. In this contribution to the ‘One Hundred Years of Geochronology’ issue of Elements, Mark and Klaudia discuss…
Schoene, B., Condon, D.J., Morgan, L., and McLean, N., 2013. Precision and Accuracy in Geochronology. Elements, v. 9, i. 1, p. 19-24 This short note outlines and discusses issues around the precision and accuracy of geochronologic data and interpretations
Vermeesch, P., 2015. Revised error propagation of 40Ar/39Ar data, including covariances. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 171, p. 325-337. Pieter describes his method for including covariances in 40Ar/39Ar data propagation.
Wotzlaw, J.-F., Husing, S.K., Hilgen, F.J., Schaltegger, U., 2014. High-precision zircon U-Pb geochronology of astronomically dated volcanic ash beds from the Mediterranean Miocene. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 407, 19-34.