Publications

Submitted manuscripts

Blanks D.E., Holwell D.A., Fiorentini M.L., Moroni M., Giuliani A., Tassara S., Gonzalez-Jimenez J.M., Boyce A.J., Ferrari E. Fluxing of mantle carbon as a physical agent for metallogenic fertilisation of the crust. Submitted to Nature Communications

Fiorentini M.L., O’Neill C., Giuliani A., Choi E., Maas R., Pirajno F., Foley S.F. Bushveld superplume drove Proterozoic magmatism and metallogenesis in Australia. Submitted to Earth and Planetary Science Letters

Aulbach S., Giuliani A., Fiorentini M.L., Baumgartner R., Savard D., Kamenetsky V.S., Danyushevsky L., Caruso S., Powell W., Griffin W.L. Siderophile and chalcophile elements in spinels, sulphides and Ni alloy in strongly metasomatised mantle xenoliths from Bultfontein (South Africa). Submitted to Lithos

Dalton H., Giuliani A., Phillips D., Hergt J., Maas R., Matchan E. L., Woodhead J.D., O’Brien H. A comparison of geochronological methods commonly applied to kimberlites and related rocks: three case studies from Finland. Submitted to Chemical Geology

Choi E., Fiorentini M.L., Giuliani A., Foley S.F., Maas R., Graham S. Petrogenesis of Proterozoic alkaline ultramafic rocks in the Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia. Gondwana Research, to revise

Choi E., Fiorentini M.L., Hughes H.S.R., Giuliani A. Platinum group element and Au geochemistry of Late Archean to Proterozoic calc-alkaline and alkaline magmas in the Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia. Lithos,to revise

Published articles

2020

58. Soltys A., Giuliani A., Phillips D., Kamenetsky V.S. Kimberlite metasomatism of the lithosphere and the evolution of olivine in carbonate-rich melts – evidence from the Kimberley kimberlites (South Africa). Journal of Petrology, in press

57. Fitzpayne A., Giuliani A., Hergt J., Woodhead J.D., Maas R. Isotopic analyses of clinopyroxene demonstrate the effects of mantle metasomatism upon the lithospheric mantle. Lithos, in press

56. Giuliani A., Pearson D.G., Soltys A., Dalton H., Phillips D., Foley S.F., Lim E., Goemann K., Griffin W.L., Mitchell R.H. Kimberlite genesis from a common primary melt modified by lithospheric mantle assimilation. Science Advances, 6: eaaz0424

55. Soltys A., Giuliani A., Phillips D. Apatite composition records divergent melt evolution trajectories in coherent kimberlites caused by different emplacement mechanisms. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 175: 49

54. Castillo-Oliver M., Giuliani A., Griffin W.L., O’Reilly S.Y., Drysdale R.N., Abersteiner A., Thomassot E., Li X.H. New constraints on the source, composition and post-emplacement modification of kimberlites from in situ C-O-Sr isotope analyses of carbonates from the Benfontein sills (South Africa). Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 175: 33

53. Howarth G.H., Giuliani A. Contrasting types of micaceous kimberlite – lamproite magmatism from the Man craton (West Africa): New insights from petrography and mineral chemistry. Lithos, 362-363: 105483

52. Tovey M., Giuliani A., Phillips D., Moss S. Controls on the explosive emplacement of diamondiferous kimberlites: New insights from hypabyssal and pyroclastic units in the Diavik kimberlites, Canada. Lithos, 360-361: 105410

51. Dalton H., Giuliani A., O’Brien H., Phillips D., Hergt J. The role of lithospheric heterogeneity on kimberlite magma compositions from a single field: the case of Kaavi-Kuopio, Finland. Lithos, 354: 105333

50. Choi E., Fiorentini M.L., Giuliani A., Foley S.F., Maas R., Taylor W.R. Subduction-related tetrogenesis of late-Archean calc-alkaline lamprophyres in the Yilgarn craton (Western Australia). Precambrian Research, 338: 105550

49. Fitzpayne A., Prytulak J., Giuliani A., Hergt J. Thallium content and isotopic composition of phlogopite in mantle-derived MARID and PIC rocks. Chemical Geology, 531: 119347

2019

48. Dalton H., Giuliani A., O’Brien H., Phillips D., Hergt J. Petrogenesis of a hybrid cluster of kimberlites and ultramafic lamprophyres in the Kuusamo area (Finland). Journal of Petrology, 60: 2025-2050

47. Mitchell R.H., Giuliani A., O’Brien H. What is a kimberlite? Petrology and mineralogy of hypabyssal kimberlites. Elements, 15: 381-386

46. Giuliani A., Pearson D.G. Kimberlites from deep Earth to diamond mines. Elements, 15: 377-380

45. Woodhead J.D., Hergt J., Giuliani A., Maas R., Phillips D., Pearson D.G., Nowell G. Kimberlites reveal 2.5 billion year evolution of a deep isolated mantle reservoir. Nature, 573: 578-581

44. Holwell, D.A., Fiorentini, M.L., McDonald I., Lu Y., Giuliani A., Smith D.J., Keith M., Locmelis M. The metallogenic fingerprint of post-subduction magmatism. Nature Communications, 10: 3511

43. Bussweiler Y., Giuliani A., Greig A., Kjarsgaard B.A., Petts D., Jackson S.E., Barrett N., Luo Y., Pearson D.G. Trace element analyses of high-Mg olivine by LA-ICP-MS – Characterization of natural olivine standards for matrix-matched calibration and application to mantle peridotites. Chemical Geology, 524: 136-157

42. Giuliani A., Martin L.A.J., Soltys A., Griffin W.L. Mantle-like oxygen isotopes in kimberlites determined by SIMS analyses of zoned olivine. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 266: 274-291

41. Fitzpayne A., Giuliani A., Harris C., Thomassot E., Cheng C., Hergt J. Stable isotope (δ15N-δ18O) compositions of mantle minerals show subduction-related signatures in the southern African lithosphere. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 266: 237-257

40. Fitzpayne A., Giuliani A., Maas R., Hergt J., Janney P., Phillips D. Progressive metasomatism of the mantle by kimberlite melts: Sr-Nd-Hf-Pb isotope compositions of MARID and PIC minerals. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 509: 15-26

39. Abersteiner A., Kamenetsky V.S., Goemann K., Golovin A.V., Sharygin I.S., Giuliani A., Rodemann T., Spetius Z.V., Kamenetsky M. Djerfisherite in kimberlites and their xenoliths: Implications for kimberlite melt evolution. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 174: 8

38. Abersteiner A., Kamenetsky V.S., Goemann K., Giuliani A., Howarth G., Castillo-Oliver M., Thompson J., Kamenetsky M., Cherry A. Composition and emplacement of the Benfontein Kimberlite Sill Complex: Textural, petrographic and melt inclusion constraints (Kimberley, South Africa). Lithos, 324-325: 297-314

2018

37. Fitzpayne A., Giuliani A., Hergt J., Phillips D., Janney P. New constraints on the origin of MARID and PIC rocks based on mineral and bulk-rock geochemical data: Implications for mantle metasomatism and alkaline magmatism. Lithos, 318-319: 478-493

36. Giuliani A. Insights into kimberlite petrogenesis and mantle metasomatism from a review of the compositional zoning of olivine in kimberlites worldwide. Lithos, 312-313: 322-342

35. Stachel T., Pearson D.G., Giuliani A., Hetman C.M., Jakubec J., Janney P.E., Kjarsgaard B.A., Kobussen A.F., Liu J., Navon O., Rudnick R., Snyder D.B., Nasdala L., 2018. Cratons, kimberlites and diamonds: selected papers of the 11th International Kimberlite Conference. Mineralogy and Petrology (Proceedings of the 11th International Kimberlite Conference), 112 (S1): 1-3

34. Phillips D., Harris J.W, de Wit M.C.J., Matchan E.L. Provenance history of detrital diamond deposits, West Coast of Namaqualand, South Africa. Mineralogy and Petrology (Proceedings of the 11th International Kimberlite Conference), 112 (S1): 259-273

33. Farr H., Phillips D., Maas R., De Wit M. Petrography, Sr-isotope geochemistry and geochronology of the Nxau Nxau kimberlites, north-west Botswana. Mineralogy and Petrology (Proceedings of the 11th International Kimberlite Conference), 112 (S2): 625-638

32. Soltys A., Giuliani A., Phillips D. Crystallisation sequence and magma evolution of the De Beers dyke (Kimberley, South Africa). Mineralogy and Petrology (Proceedings of the 11th International Kimberlite Conference), 112 (S2): 503-518

31. Lim E., Giuliani A., Phillips D. Goemann K. Origin of complex zoning in olivine from diverse, diamondiferous kimberlites and tectonic settings: Ekati (Canada), Alto Paranaiba (Brazil) and Kaalvallei (South Africa). Mineralogy and Petrology (Proceedings of the 11th International Kimberlite Conference), 112 (S2): 539-554

30. Fitzpayne A., Giuliani A., Phillips D., Hergt J., Woodhead J., Farquhar J., Fiorentini M.L., Drysdale R.N., Wu N. Kimberlite-related metasomatism recorded in MARID and PIC mantle xenoliths. Mineralogy and Petrology (Proceedings of the 11th International Kimberlite Conference), 112 (S1): 71-84

29. Castillo-Oliver M., Giuliani A., Griffin W.L., O’Reilly S.Y. Distinguishing between primary and secondary carbonates in coherent magmatic kimberlites: an integrated compositional and isotopic approach. Mineralogy and Petrology (Proceedings of the 11th International Kimberlite Conference), 112 (S2): 555-567

28. Soltys A., Giuliani A., Phillips D. A new approach to reconstructing the composition and evolution of kimberlite melts: A case study of the archetypal Bultfontein kimberlite (Kimberley, South Africa). Lithos, 304-307: 1-15

27. Giuliani A., Woodhead J., Phillips D., Maas R., Davies G.R. Titanates of the lindsleyite-mathiasite (LIMA) group reveal isotope disequilibrium associated with metasomatism in the mantle beneath Kimberley (South Africa). Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 482: 253-264.

2017

26. Giuliani A., Campeny M., Kamenetsky V.S., Afonso J.C., Maas R., Melgarejo J.C., Kohn B., Matchan E., Mangas J., Goncalves A.O., Manuel J. Southwestern Africa on the burner: Pleistocene carbonatitic volcanism linked to deep mantle upwelling beneath Angola. Geology, 45: 971-974

25. Woodhead J.D., Hergt J., Giuliani A., Phillips D., Maas R. Tracking continental-scale modification of the Earth’s mantle using zircon megacrysts. Geochemical Perspective Letters, 4: 1-6

24. Giuliani A., Tappe S., Rooney T.O., McCoy-West A.J., Yaxley G.M., Metzger K. The role of intraplate magmas and their inclusions in Earth’s mantle evolution. Chemical Geology, 455: 1-5

23. Giuliani A., Soltys A., Phillips D., Kamenetsky V.S., Maas R., Goemann K., Woodhead J.D., Drysdale R. N., Griffin W. L. The final stages of kimberlite petrogenesis: Petrography, mineral chemistry, melt inclusions and Sr-C-O isotope geochemistry of the Bultfontein kimberlite (Kimberley, South Africa). Chemical Geology, 455: 342-356

22. Abersteiner A.B., Giuliani A., Kamenetsky V.S., Phillips D. Petrographic and melt-inclusion constraints on the petrogenesis of a magmaclast from the Venetia kimberlite cluster, South Africa. Chemical Geology, 455: 331-341

21. Giuliani A., Foley S. The geochemical complexity of kimberlite rocks and their olivine populations: A comment on Cordier et al. (2015, Journal of Petrology, 56, 1775-1796). Journal of Petrology, 57: 921-926.

2016

20. Soltys A., Giuliani A., Phillips D., Kamenetsky V.S., Maas R., Woodhead J.D., Rodeman T. In-situ assimilation of mantle minerals by kimberlitic magmas – direct evidence from a garnet wehrlite xenolith entrained in the Bultfontein kimberlite (Kimberley, South Africa). Lithos, 256-257: 182-196

19. Giuliani A., Fiorentini M.L., Martin L., Farquhar J., Phillips D., Griffin W.L., LaFlamme C. Sulfur isotope composition of metasomatised mantle xenoliths from the Bultfontein kimberlite (Kimberley, South Africa): contribution from subducted sediments and the effect of sulfide alteration on S isotope systematics. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 445, 114-124

18. Giuliani A., Phillips D., Kamenetsky V.S., Goemann K. Constraints on kimberlite ascent mechanisms revealed by phlogopite compositions in kimberlites and mantle xenoliths. Lithos, 240-243: 189-201

2015

17. Giuliani A., Phillips D., Woodhead J.D., Kamenetsky V.S., Fiorentini M.L., Maas R., Soltys A., Armstrong R.A. Did diamond-bearing orangeites originate from MARID-veined peridotites in the lithospheric mantle? Nature Communications, 6: 7837

16. Kamenetsky V.S., Mitchell R.H., Maas R., Giuliani A., Gaboury D., Zhitova L. Chlorine in mantle-derived carbonatite melts revealed by halite in the St.-Honoré intrusion (Quebec, Canada). Geology, 43(8): 687-690

15. Kendrick, M.A., Jackson, M.G., Hauri, E.H., Phillips, D. The halogen (F, Cl, Br, I) and H2O systematics of Samoan lavas: Assimilated-seawater, EM2 and high-3He/4He components. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 410: 197-209.

2014

14. Giuliani A., Phillips D., Kamenetsky V.S., Kendrick M.A., Wyatt B.A., Goemann K., Hutchinson G. Petrogenesis of mantle polymict breccias: Insights into mantle processes coeval with kimberlite magmatism. Journal of Petrology, 55(4): 831-858

13. Giuliani A., Kamenetsky V.S., Phillips D., Fiorentini M.L., Farquhar J., Kamenetsky M.B., Kendrick M.A. Stable isotope (C, O, S) compositions of volatile-rich minerals in kimberlites: A review. Chemical Geology (invited review paper), 374-375: 61-83

12. Giuliani A., Phillips D., Maas R., Woodhead J.D., Kendrick M.A., Greig A., Armstrong R.A., Chew D., Kamenetsky V.S., Kendrick M.A., Fiorentini M.L. LIMA U-Pb ages link lithospheric mantle metasomatism to Karoo magmatism beneath the Kimberley region, South Africa. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 401: 132-147

11. Phillips, D. Kimberlites (K-Ar/Ar-Ar), in: Rink, W.J., Thompson, J.W. (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Scientific Dating Methods. Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg.

10. Kamenetsky V.S., Belousova E., Giuliani A., Kamenetsky M.B., Goemann K., Griffin W.L. Chemical abrasion of zircon and ilmenite megacrysts in the Monastery kimberlite: implications for the composition of kimberlite melts. Chemical Geology, 383: 76-85

9. Kamenetsky V.S., Golovin A., Maas R., Giuliani A., Kamenetsky M.B., Weiss Y. Towards a new model for kimberlite petrogenesis: evidence from unaltered kimberlites and mantle minerals. Earth-Science Reviews, 139: 145-167

8. Tappe, S., Kjarsgaard, B.A., Kurszlaukis, S., Nowell, G.M., Phillips, D. Petrology and Nd–Hf Isotope Geochemistry of the Neoproterozoic Amon Kimberlite Sills, Baffin Island (Canada): Evidence for Deep Mantle Magmatic Activity Linked to Supercontinent Cycles. Journal of Petrology 55: 2003-2042.

2013

7. Giuliani A., Kamenetsky V.S., Kendrick M.A., Phillips D., Goemann K. Ni-rich metasomatism of the lithospheric mantle by pre-kimberlitic alkali-S-Cl-rich C-O-H fluids. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 165(1): 155-171

6. Giuliani A., Kamenetsky V.S., Kendrick M.A., Wyatt B.A., Phillips D., Maas R. Oxide, sulphide and carbonate minerals in a mantle polymict breccia: Metasomatism by protokimberlite magmas, and relationship to the kimberlite megacrystic suite. Chemical Geology, 353: 4-18

5. Giuliani A., Phillips D., Fiorentini M.L., Maas R., Kendrick M.A., Wing B., Woodhead J.D., Bui T.H., Kamenetsky V.S. Mantle oddities: A sulphate fluid preserved in a MARID xenolith from the Bultfontein kimberlite (Kimberley, South Africa). Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 376: 74-86

4. Kendrick M.A., Honda M., Pettke T., Scambelluri M., Phillips D., Giuliani A. Subduction zone fluxes of halogens and noble gases in seafloor and forearc serpentinites. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 365: 86-96

2012

3. Giuliani A., Kamenetsky V.S., Phillips D., Kendrick M.A., Wyatt B.A., Goemann K. (2012) Nature of alkali-carbonate fluids in the sub-continental lithospheric mantle. Geology, 40: 967-970

2. Phillips, D. Comment on “New Ar-Ar ages of southern Indian kimberlites and a lamproite and their geochemical evolution” by Osborne et al. [Precambrian Res. 189 (2011) 91-103]. Precambrian Research 208-211: 49-52.

1. Honda, M., Phillips, D., Kendrick, M.A., Gagan, M.K., Taylor, W.R. Noble gas and carbon isotope ratios in Argyle diamonds, Western Australia: Evidence for a deeply subducted volatile component. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 59: 1135-1142.