Dr Mark Hoggard

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My research interests span a wide range of topics that include global geodynamics, sea-level modelling, monitoring underground nuclear tests and critical mineral systems. Please visit my website for further information and get in touch if you are interested in collaborating and/or joining my research group.


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G46, Jaeger 2, Research School of Earth Sciences, 142 Mills Rd, Acton, ACT 0200


  • 37. Zhang, T., C.B. Keller, M.J. Hoggard, A.D. Rooney, G.P. Halverson, K.D. Bergmann, J.L. Crowley & J.V.~Strauss (2023). A Bayesian framework for subsidence modeling in sedimentary basins: A case study of the Tonian Akademikerbreen Group of Svalbard, Norway, EPSL, 620, 118317. URL
  • 36. Huston, D.L., D.C. Champion, K. Czarnota, J. Duan, M. Hutchens, S. Paradis, M.J. Hoggard, B. Ware, G.M. Gibson, M.P. Doublier, K. Kelley, A. McCafferty, N. Hayward, F.D. Richards, S. Tessalina, & G. Carr (2023). Zinc on the edge — Isotopic and geophysical evidence of cratonic edges control on world-class shale-hosted zinc–lead deposits, Mineralium Deposita, 58, 707–729. URL
  • 35. Hollyday, A., J. Austermann, A. Lloyd, M.J. Hoggard, F.D. Richards & A. Rovere (2023). A revised estimate of early Pliocene global mean sea level using geodynamic models of the Patagonian slab window, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 24, e2022GC010648. URL
  • 34. Davies, D.R., S. Ghelichkhan, M.J. Hoggard, A. Valentine, & F.D. Richards (2023). Observations and models of dynamic topography: Current status and future directions, in Dynamics of plate tectonics and mantle convection (Ed: J.C. Duarte), Elsevier, Ch. 11, 223–269. URL
  • 33. Richards, F.D., M.J. Hoggard, S. Ghelichkhan, P. Koelemeijer, & H.C.P. Lau (2023). Geodynamic, geodetic, and seismic constraints favour deflated and dense-cored LLVPs, EPSL, 602, 117964. URL
  • 32. Pan, L., G.A. Milne, K. Latychev, S.L. Goldberg, J. Austermann, M.J. Hoggard, & J.X. Mitrovica (2022). The influence of lateral Earth structure on inferences of global ice volume during the Last Glacial Maximum, Quaternary Science Reviews, 290, 107644. URL
  • 31. Onac, B.P., J.X. Mitrovica, J. Ginés, Y. Asmerom, V.J. Polyak, P. Tuccimei, E.L. Ashe, J.J. Fornós, M.J. Hoggard, S. Coulson, A. Ginés, M. Soligo, & I.M. Villa (2022). Exceptionally stable pre-industrial sea level inferred from the western Mediterranean Sea, Science Advances, 8, eabm6185. URL
  • 30. Peak, B., K. Latychev, M.J. Hoggard, & J.X. Mitrovica (2022). Glacial isostatic adjustment in the Red Sea: Impact of 3-D Earth structure, Quaternary Science Reviews, 280, 107415. URL
  • 29. Powell, E.M., L. Pan, M.J. Hoggard, K. Latychev, N. Gomez, J. Austermann, & J.X. Mitrovica (2021). The impact of 3-D Earth structure on far-field sea level following West Antarctic Ice Sheet collapse, Quaternary Science Reviews, 273, 107256. URL
  • 28. Coulson, S., M. Lubeck, J.X. Mitrovica, E.M. Powell, J.L. Davis, & M.J. Hoggard (2021). The global fingerprint of modern ice-mass loss on 3-D crustal motion, Geophysical Research Letters, 48, e2021GL095477. URL
  • 27. Austermann, J., M.J. Hoggard, K. Latychev, F.D. Richards, & J.X. Mitrovica (2021). The effect of lateral variations in Earth structure on Last Interglacial sea level, Geophysical Journal International, 227, 1938–1960. URL
  • 26. Hoggard, M.J., J. Austermann, C. Randel, & S. Stephenson (2021). Observational estimates of dynamic topography through space and time, in Mantle convection and surface expressions (Eds: H. Marquardt, M. Ballmer, S. Cottaar, & J. Konter), Ch. 15, Geophysical Monograph Series, Washington D.C. URL
  • 25. Pan, L., E.M. Powell, K. Latychev, J.X. Mitrovica, J.R. Creveling, N. Gomez, M.J. Hoggard, & P.U. Clark (2021). Rapid postglacial rebound amplifies global sea-level rise following West Antarctic Ice Sheet collapse, Science Advances, 7, eabf7787. URL
  • 24. Ghelichkhan, S., J.J. Fuentes, M.J. Hoggard, F.D. Richards, & J.X. Mitrovica (2021). The precession constant and its long-term variation, Icarus, 358, 114172. URL
  • 23. Richards, F.D., M.J. Hoggard, A. Crosby, S. Ghelichkhan, & N.J. White (2020). Structure and dynamics of the oceanic lithosphere-asthenosphere system, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 309, 106559. URL
  • 22. Richards, F.D., M.J. Hoggard, N.J. White, & S. Ghelichkhan (2020). Quantifying the relationship between short-wavelength dynamic topography and thermomechanical structure of the upper mantle using calibrated parameterization of anelasticity, JGR: Solid Earth, 125, e2019JB019062. URL
  • 21. Klöcking, M., M.J. Hoggard, V. Rodríguez Tribaldos, F.D. Richards, A.R. Guimarães, J. Maclennan, & N.J. White (2020). A tale of two domes: Neogene to recent volcanism and dynamic uplift in northeast Brazil and southwest Africa, EPSL, 547, 116464. URL
  • 20. Hoggard, M.J., K. Czarnota, F.D. Richards, D.L. Huston, A.L. Jaques, & S. Ghelichkhan (2020). Global distribution of sediment-hosted metals controlled by craton edge stability, Nature Geoscience, 13, 504–510. URL
  • 19. Huston, D.L., D.C. Champion, K. Czarnota, M. Hutchens, M.J. Hoggard, B.D. Ware, F.D. Richards, S.D. Tessalina, G.M. Gibson, & G. Carr (2020). Lithospheric-scale controls on zinc–lead–silver deposits of the North Australian Zinc Belt: Evidence from isotopic and geophysical data, Exploring for the Future: Extended Abstracts, Geoscience Australia, Canberra. URL
  • 18. Czarnota, K., M.J. Hoggard, F.D. Richards, M. Teh, D.L. Huston, A.L. Jaques, & S. Ghelichkhan (2020). Minerals on the edge: Sediment-hosted base metal endowment above steps in lithospheric thickness, Exploring for the Future: Extended Abstracts, Geoscience Australia, Canberra. URL
  • 17. Mitrovica, J.X., J. Austermann, S. Coulson, J.R. Creveling, M.J. Hoggard, G.T. Jarvis, & F.D. Richards (2020). Dynamic topography and ice age paleoclimate, Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, 48, 585–621. URL
  • 16. Hoggard, M.J., R. Parnell-Turner, & N.J. White (2020). Hotspots and mantle plumes revisited: Towards reconciling the mantle heat transfer discrepancy, EPSL, 542, 116317. URL
  • 15. Davies, R., A. Valentine, S. Kramer, N. Rawlinson, M.J. Hoggard, C. Eakin, & C. Wilson (2019). Earth’s multi-scale topographic response to global mantle flow, Nature Geoscience, 12, 845–850. URL
  • 14. Ball, P.W., N.J. White, A. Masoud, S. Nixon, M.J. Hoggard, J. Maclennan, F.M. Stuart, C. Oppenheimer, & S. Kröpelin (2019). Quantifying asthenospheric and lithospheric controls on mafic magmatism across North Africa, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 20, 3520–3555. URL
  • 13. Steinberger, B., C.P. Conrad, A. Osei Tutu, & M.J. Hoggard (2019). On the amplitude of dynamic topography at spherical harmonic degree two, Tectonophysics, 760, 221–228. URL
  • 12. Conway-Jones, B.W., G.G. Roberts, A. Fichtner, & M.J. Hoggard (2019). Neogene epeirogeny of Iberia, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 20, 1138–1163. URL
  • 11. McNab, F., P.W. Ball, M.J. Hoggard, & N.J. White (2019). Reply to: Geochemical characteristics of Anatolian basalts, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 20, 542–544. URL
  • 10. Richards, F.D., M.J. Hoggard, L.R. Cowton, & N.J. White (2018). Reassessing the thermal structure of oceanic lithosphere with revised global inventories of basement depths and heat flow measurements, JGR: Solid Earth, 123, 9136–9161. URL
  • 9. Roberts, G.G., N.J. White, M.J. Hoggard, P.W. Ball, & C. Meenan (2018). A Neogene history of mantle convective support beneath Borneo, EPSL, 496, 142–158. URL
  • 8. McNab, F., P.W. Ball, M.J. Hoggard, & N.J. White (2018). Neogene uplift and magmatism of Anatolia: Insights from drainage analysis and basaltic geochemistry, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 19, 175–213. URL
  • 7. Rodríguez Tribaldos, V., N.J. White, G.G. Roberts, & M.J. Hoggard (2017). Spatial and temporal uplift history of South America from calibrated drainage analysis, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 18, 2321–2353. URL
  • 6. Hoggard, M.J., J.R. Winterbourne, K. Czarnota, & N.J. White (2017). Oceanic residual depth measurements, the plate cooling model, and global dynamic topography, JGR: Solid Earth, 122, 2328–2372. URL
  • 5. Richards, F.D., M.J. Hoggard, & N.J. White (2016). Cenozoic epeirogeny of the Indian peninsula, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 17, 4920–4954. URL
  • 4. Hoggard, M.J., N.J. White, & D. Al-Attar (2016). Global dynamic topography observations reveal limited influence of large-scale mantle flow, Nature Geoscience, 9, 456–463. URL
  • 3. Stephenson, S.N., G.G. Roberts, M.J. Hoggard, & A.C. Whittaker (2014). A Cenozoic uplift history of Mexico and its surroundings from longitudinal river profiles, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 15, 4734–4758. URL
  • 2. Wilson, J.W.P., G.G. Roberts, M.J. Hoggard, & N.J. White (2014). Cenozoic epeirogeny of the Arabian Peninsula from drainage modeling, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 15, 3723–3761. URL
  • 1. Czarnota, K., M.J. Hoggard, J.R. Winterbourne, & N.J. White (2013). Spatial and temporal patterns of Cenozoic dynamic topography around Australia, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 14, 634–658. URL