My publications list is frequently updated, and full text versions of many articles can be found on my accounts on Research Gate and Pure. My ORCID is 0000-0002-3689-1517. If you are interested in any of my work, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Hutchison W, Mather TA, Pyle DM, Boyce AJ, Gleeson MLM, Yirgu G, Blundy JD, Ferguson DJ, Vye-Brown C, Millar IL, Sims KWW & Finch AA 2018, ‘The evolution of magma during continental rifting: new constraints from the isotopic and trace element signatures of silicic magmas from Ethiopian volcanoes’ Earth and Planetary Science Letters, vol 489, pp. 203-218. DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2018.02.027

Elliott HAL, Wall F, Chakhmouradian AR, Siegfried PR, Dahlgren S, Weatherley S, Finch AA, Marks MAW, Dowman E & Deady E (2018) Fenites associated with carbonatite complexes: a review. Ore Geology Reviews93, p. 38-59.

Cui M, Zhang Z, Wang Y, Finch AA & Townsend PD (2018) Temperature dependence of bulk luminescence from ZnO. Luminescence33, 654-659; DOI: 10.1002/bio.3460.

Allison N, Cole C, Hintz C, Hintz K & Finch AA (2018) Influences of coral genotype and seawater pCO2 on skeletal Ba/Ca and Mg/Ca in cultured massivePorites spp. corals. Palaeogeography, palaeoclimatology, palaeoecology505, 351-358,

Cole CFinch AAHintz C, Hintz K & Allison N (2018) Effects of seawater pCO2 and temperature on calcification and productivity in the coral genus Porites spp.: an exploration of potential interaction mechanisms. Coral Reefs. 37, 471-481

Hunt EJ, Finch AA & Donaldson CH (2017) Layering in Peralkaline Magmas, Ilímaussaq Complex, South Greenland. Lithos, 268–271, 1–15.

Townsend PD, Finch AA, Maghrabi M, Ramachandran V, Vazquez GV, Wang Y & White DR (2017) Spectral Changes and wavelength dependent thermoluminescence of rare earth ions after X-irradiation. Journal of Luminescence 192, 574-581.

Townsend PD, Finch AA, Maghrabi M, Ramachandran V, Vazquez GV, Wang Y & White DR (2017) Luminescence detection of nanoparticle inclusions from their phase transitions. Journal of Applied Physics, 121, 145101; doi: 10.1063/1.4979725.

Chithambo M, Finch AA, Wako AH (2017) Thermoluminescence of SrAl2O4:Eu2+,Dy3+: Kinetic analysis of a composite-peak. Radiation Measurements, 97, 1-13.

Wang Y, Zhao Y, White D, Finch AA, Townsend PD (2017) Factors controlling the thermoluminescence spectra of rare earth doped calcium fluoride. Journal of Luminescence, 184, 55-63.

Finch AA, Friis H & Maghrabi M (2016) Defects in Sodalite-Group Minerals Determined from X-ray Induced Luminescence. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 43, 481-491.

Cole C, Allison N, Finch AA, Hintz C, Hintz K (2016) Understanding cold bias: Variable response of skeletal Sr/Ca to seawater pCO2 in acclimated massive Porites corals. Nature Scientific Reports, DOI: 10.1038/srep26888.

Wang Y, Cui M, Zhao Ying, Xia Z, Finch AA, Townsend PD (2016) Competing roles of defects in SrAl2O4:Eu2+, Dy3+ phosphors detected by luminescence techniques. Journal of Materials Research, in press.

Smith MP, Moore K, Kavecsánszki D, Finch AA, Kynicky J, Wall F (2016) From mantle to critical zone: a review of large and giant sized deposits of the rare earth elements. Geoscience Frontiers, 7, 315-334.

Zhao Y, Zhou Y, Jiang Y, Zhou W, Finch AA, Townsend PD & Wang Y (2015) Ion size effects on thermoluminescence of Terbium and Europium doped Magnesium Orthosilicate. Journal of Materials Research, 30, 3443-3452.

Wang Y, Ma B, Zhang W, Li D, Finch AA & Townsend PD (2015) Substrate lattice relaxations, spectral distortions, and nanoparticle inclusions of ion-implanted zinc oxide. Journal of Applied Physics, 118, 095703; doi: 10.1063/1.4929826.

Chithambo ML, Nyirenda NA, Finch AA & Rawat NS (2015) Time-resolved optically stimulated luminescence and spectral emission features of a-Al2O3:C. Physica B, 473, 62-71.

Wang Y, Zhao Y, Zhang Z, Chao C, Wu X, Finch AA & Townsend PD (2015) Energy dependence of radioluminescence spectra from strontium titanate. Journal of Luminescence, 166, 17-21.

Allison N, Cohen I, Finch AA, Erez J, Tudhope AW & EIMF (2014) Corals concentrate dissolved inorganic carbon to facilitate calcification. Nature Communications, DOI: 10.1038/ncomms6741.

King GE, Sanderson DCW, Robinson RAJ & Finch AA (2014) Understanding processes of sediment bleaching in glacial settings using a portable OSL reader. Boreas, 43, 955-972.

King GE, Robinson RAJ & Finch AA (2014) Towards successful OSL sampling strategies in glacial environments: deciphering the influence of depositional processes on bleaching of modern glacial sediments from Jostedalen, southern Norway. Quaternary Science Reviews, 89, 94-107.

Campbell RCJ, Stephens WE, Finch AA & Geraki G (2014) Controls on the valence species of arsenic in tobacco smoke with implications for health and regulation. Environmental Science and Technology, 48, 3449-3456.

Kayama M, Nishido H, Toyoda S, Komuro K, Finch AA, Lee MR & Ninagawa K (2014) Cathodoluminescence of Alkali Feldspars and Radiation Effects on the Luminescent Properties. American Mineralogist, 99, 65-75.

McCreath JA, Finch AA, Herd DA & Armour-Brown A (2013) Geochemistry of Pyrochlore Mineralogy from the Motzfeldt Centre, South Greenland: The Mineralogy of a Syenite-hosted Ta, Nb Deposit. American Mineralogist, 98, 426-438.

Taylor RP, Finch AA, Mosselmans JFW & Quinn PD (2013) The development of a XEOL and TR XEOL detection system for the I18 microfocus beamline Diamond light source. Journal of Luminescence, 134, 49-58.

Allison N, Chambers D, Finch AA and EIMF (2013) SIMS Sputtering rates in Biogenic Aragonite: Implications for Culture Calibration Studies for Palaeoenvironmental reconstruction. Surface and Interface Analysis, 45, 1389-1394.

Kayama M, Nishido H, Toyoda S, Komuro K, Finch AA, Lee MR & Ninagawa K (2013) He+ ion Implantation and Electron Irradiation Effects on Cathodoluminescence of Plagioclase. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 40, 531-545.

Kayama M, Nishido H, Toyoda S, Komuro K, Finch AA, Lee MR & Ningawa K (2013) Response of cathodoluminescence of alkali feldspar to He+ ion implantation and electron irradiation. Geochronometria, 40, 244-249.

Maghrabi M, Zayed O & Finch AA (2013) Radio- and Thermo-luminescence of single-doped and codoped lithium sodium sulfate. Radiation Effects and Defects in Solids, DOI:10.1080/10420150.2013.807514.

King GE, Robinson RAJ & Finch AA (2013) Apparent OSL ages of modern deposits from Fåbergstølsdalen, Norway: implications for sampling glacial sediments. Journal of Quaternary Science, 28, 673-682.

Mosselmans JFW, Taylor RP, Quinn PD, Finch AA, Cibin G, Gianolio D, Sapelkin AV (2012) A time resolved microfocus XEOL facility at the Diamond Light Source. Journal of Physics: conference series, JPCS159R1.

Allison N, Finch AA and EIMF (2012) A high resolution d13C record in a modern Porites lobata coral: Insights into controls on skeletal d13C. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 84, 534-542.

McCreath JA, Finch AA, Simonsen SL, Donaldson CH & Armour-Brown A (2012) Independent ages of magmatic and hydrothermal activity in alkaline igneous rocks: The Motzfeldt Centre, Gardar Province, South Greenland. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 163, 967-982.

King GE, Finch AA, Robinson RAJ, Taylor RP & Mosselmans JFW (2011) The problem of dating quartz 2: Synchrotron generated X-ray excited optical luminescence (XEOL) from quartz. Radiation Measurements, 46, 1082-1089.

Friis H, Finch AA & Williams CT (2011) Multiple luminescent spectroscopic methods applied to the two related minerals, leucophanite and meliphanite. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 38, 45-57.

King GE, Finch AA, Robinson RAJ & Hole DE (2011) The problem of dating quartz 1: spectroscopic ionoluminescence of dose dependence. Radiation Measurements, 46, 1-9.

Allison N, Cohen I, Finch AA, Erez J & EIMF (2011) Controls on Sr/Ca and Mg/Ca in scleractinian corals: the effects of Ca-ATPase and transcellular Ca channels on skeletal chemistry. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 75, 6350-6360.

Finch AA, Allison N, Steaggles H, Wood CV & Mosselmans JFW (2010) Ba XAFS in Ba-rich Standard Minerals and the Potential for Determining Ba Structural State in Calcium Carbonate. Chemical Geology, 270, 179-185.

Allison N, Finch AA & EIMF (2010) The potential origins and palaeoenvironmental implications of high temporal resolution d18O heterogeneity in coral skeletons. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 74, 5537-5548.

Allison N, Finch AA & EIMF (2010) d11B, Sr, Mg and B in a modern Porites coral: the relationship between calcification site pH & skeletal chemistry. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 74, 1790-1800.

El Mkami H, Friis H, Finch AA & Smith GM (2010) ESEEM and multi-frequency EPR study on Mn2+ luminescence centres in leucophanite. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 37, 519-528.

Armstrong JA, Friis H, Lieb A, Finch AA & Weller MT (2010) Combined single-crystal X-ray and neutron powder diffraction structure analysis exemplified through full structure determinations of framework and layer beryllate minerals. American Mineralogist, 95, 519–526.

Jayasundera ACA, Goff RJ, Li Y, Finch AA & Lightfoot P (2010) Solvothermal indium fluoride chemistry: Syntheses and crystal structures of K5In3F14, b-(NH4)3InF6 and [NH4]3[C6H21N4]2[In4F21]. Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 183, 356-360.

Friis H, Finch AA, Williams CT & Hanchar JM (2010) Photoluminescence of zircon (ZrSiO4) doped with REE3+ (REE = Pr, Sm, Eu, Gd, Dy, Ho, Er). Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 37, 333-342.

Rosa DRN, Finch AA, Andersen T & Inverno CMC (2009) U–Pb geochronology and Hf isotope ratios of magmatic zircons from the Iberian Pyrite Belt. Mineralogy and Petrology, 95, 47-69.

Upton BGJ, Finch AA & Slaby E (2009) Megacrysts and salic xenoliths in Scottish alkali basalts: derivatives of deep crustal intrusions and small-melt fraction from the upper mantle. Mineralogical Magazine – Journal of Mineral Sciences, 73, 943-956.

Foster LC, Allison N, Finch AA, Andersson C & Ninnemann US (2009) Controls on d18O and d13C profiles within the aragonite bivalve Arctica islandica. The Holocene, 19, 549-558.

Foster LC, Allison N, Finch AA & Andersson C (2009) Sr distribution in the shell of the aragonitic bivalve Arctica islandica. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 10, Q03003, doi:10.1029/2007GC001915.

Allison N & Finch AA (2009) Reproducibility of minor and trace element determinations in Porites coral skeletons by SIMS. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 10, Q04003, doi:10.1029/2008GC002239.

Telfer MW, Thomas DSG, Parker AG & Finch AA (2009) New directions in the use of pan (playa) sediments in paleoenvironmental research. Paleogeography, Paleoclimatology, Paleoecology, 273, 50-60.

Finch AA & Allison N (2008) Mg structural state in coral aragonite and implications for the palaeoenvironmental proxy. Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L08704, doi:10.1029/2008GL033543.

Perez-Huerta A, Cusack M, Janousek M & Finch AA (2008) Influence of crystallographic orientation on in situ Mg XANES analyses. Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, 15, 572-575.

Cusack M, Pérez-Huerta A, Janousch M, Finch AA (2008) Magnesium in the lattice of calcite-shelled brachiopods. Chemical Geology, 257, 59-64.

Foster LC, Finch AA, Allison N, Andersson C & Clarke LJ (2008) Mg in aragonitic bivalve shells: seasonal variations and mode of incorporation in Arctica islandica, Chemical Geology, 254, 113-119.

Foster LC, Andersson C, Høie H, Allison N, Finch AA, Johansen T (2008) Effects of micromilling on d18O in biogenic aragonite. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 9, doi:10.1029/2007GC001911.

Rosa DRN, Finch AA, Andersen T & Inverno CMC (2008) U-Pb geochronology of felsic volcanic rocks hosted in the Gafo Formation, South Portuguese Zone: relationship with Iberian Pyrite Belt magmatism. Mineralogical Magazine – Journal of Mineral Sciences, 72, 1129-1144.

Lieb A, Armstrong JA, Finch AA, Friis H & Weller MT (2008) Hydrogen Positions in Beryllate Minerals and Materials by Combined X-ray and Neutron Diffraction. Acta Crystallographica A, 64, doi: 10.1107/S0108767308083967.

Jayasundera ACA, Finch AA, Wormald P & Lightfoot P (2008) Solvothermal Synthesis and Luminescent Properties of Two Organically-Templated Chain-Structure Fluorides, [C4H14N2][MF5] (M = In, Sc). Chemistry of Materials, 20, 6810-6815.

Maghrabi M, Finch AA & Townsend PD (2008) Structural and impurity phase transitions of LiNaSO4:RE probed by cathodo-thermoluminescence. Journal of Physics, Condensed Matter, 20, 455207, doi:10.1088/0953-8984/20/45/455207.

Finch AA & Allison N (2007) Coordination of Sr and Mg in Calcite and Aragonite, Mineralogical Magazine – Journal of Mineral Sciences, 71, 519-532.

Allison N, Finch AA, Webster JM & Clague DA (2007) Palaeoenvironmental records from fossil corals: the effects of submarine diagenesis on temperature and climate estimates. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 71, 4693-4703.

Allison N & Finch AA (2007), High temporal resolution Mg/Ca and Ba/Ca records in modern Porites lobata corals, Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 8, Q05001, doi:10.1029/2006GC001477.

Garcia-Guinea J, Townsend PD, Can N, Correcher V, Finch AA, Avella M, Jimenez J, Sanchez-Munoz L, Hole DE, Khanlary M (2007) On the luminescence spectral properties of charoite silicate. Journal of Luminescence, 128, 403-412.

Jayasundera ACA, Finch AA, Townsend PD and Lightfoot P (2007) Hydrothermal synthesis and luminescent properties of a new family of organically templated lanthanide fluorides. Journal of Materials Chemistry, doi: 10.1039/b707993a, 17, 4178-4183.

Garcia-Guinea J, Correcher V, Sanchez-Muñoz L, Finch AA, Hole DE & Townsend PD (2007) On the luminescence emission band at 340 nm of stressed tectosilicate lattices. Nuclear Instrumentation and Methods A, 580, 648-651.

Garcia-Guinea J, Finch AA Can N, Hole DE & Townsend PD (2007) Orientation dependence of the UV-blue ion beam and cathodoluminescence of albite. Physica Status Solidi C, 4, 910-913.

Friis H, Finch AA, Townsend PD, Hole DE & El Mkami H (2007) Ionoluminescence of leucophanite. American Mineralogist, 92, 254-260.

Allison N, Finch AA, Tudhope AW, Newville N, Sutton SV & Ellam RM (2005) Reconstruction of deglacial sea surface temperatures in the tropical Pacific from selective analysis of a fossil coral. Geophysical Research Letters, 32, L17609, doi:10.1029/2005GL023183.

Allison N, Finch AA, Newville M & Sutton SV (2005) Strontium in coral aragonite: 3. Sr coordination and geochemistry in relation to skeletal architecture. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 69, 3801-3811.

Baldwin JR, Hill PG, Finch AA, von Knorring O & Oliver GJH (2005) Microlite-managanotantalite exsolution lamellae: evidence from rare-metal pegmatite, Karibib, Namibia. Mineralogical Magazine: Journal of Mineral Sciences, 69, 917-935.

Finch AA, Hole D, Townsend PD, Garcia-Guinea J & Hanchar JM (2004) Ionoluminescence of Zircon: Rare Earth Emissions and Radiation Damage. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 37, 2795-2803.

Allison N & Finch AA (2004) High resolution Sr/Ca records in modern Porites lobata corals: effects of skeletal extension rate and architecture. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, 5, Q05001.

Garcia-Guinea J, Hole D, Finch AA, Correcher V, Valle-Fuentes FJ, Can N & Townsend PD (2004) Ionoluminescence of silicates for applications in ceramics at cryogenic temperatures. Bull. Soc. Esp. Ceram. V., 43, 877-882.

Finch AA & Allison N (2003) Strontium in coral aragonite: 2. Sr coordination and the long-term stability of coral environmental records. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 67, 4519-4527.

Finch AA, Shaw PA, Holmgren K & Lee-Thorp J (2003) Corroborated Rainfall Records from Aragonitic Stalagmites, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 215, 265-273.

Finch AA, Hole DE & Townsend PD (2003) Orientation Dependence of Luminescence in Plagioclase. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 30, 373-381.

Upton BGJ, Emeleus CH, Heaman LM, Goodenough KM & Finch AA (2003) Magmatism of the Mid-Proterozoic Gardar Province, South Greenland: chronology, petrogenesis and geological setting. Lithos, 68, 43-65.

Finch AA, Allison N, Sutton SV & Newville M (2003) Strontium in coral aragonite: 1. Characterisation of Sr co‑ordination by EXAFS. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 67, 1189-1194.

Brooks RM, Finch AA, Hole D, Townsend PD & Wu Z (2002) The Red to Near-Infrared Luminescence in Alkali Feldspar. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 143, 484-494.

Finch AA, Goodenough KM, Salmon HM & Andersen T (2001) The Petrology and Petrogenesis of the North Motzfeldt Syenites. Mineralogical Magazine – Journal of Mineral Sciences, 65, 797-812.

Allison N, Finch AA, Sutton SV & Newville M (2001) Sr-heterogeneity in coral aragonite. Geochemica et Cosmochemica Acta. 65, 2669-2676.

Finch AA, Mansfeld J & Andersen T (2001) U-Pb radiometric age of Nunarsuit pegmatite, Greenland: constraints on the timing of Gardar magmatism. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark, 46, 1-7.

Finch AA, Shaw P, Weedon GP & Holmgren K (2001) Trace element variation in speleothem aragonite: implications for palaeoenvironmental reconstruction. Earth & Planetary Science Letters, 186, 255-267.

Finch AA & Klein J (1999) The causes and petrological significance of cathodoluminescence emissions from alkali feldspar. Contributions to Mineralogy & Petrology, 135, 234-243.

Upton BGJ, Hinton RW, Aspen P & Finch AA (1999) Scottish ‘Group B’ megacrysts and associated xenoliths: highly fractionated residues in the vicinity of the crust-mantle boundary. Journal of Petrology, 40, 935-956.

Stirling D, Duncan AM, Guest JE & Finch AA (1999) Petrogenesis of plagioclase phenocrysts of Mount Etna, Sicily, with particular reference to the 1983 eruption: contribution from cathodoluminescence petrography. Mineralogical Magazine – Journal of Mineral Sciences, 63, 189-200.

Gover RJ, Irvine JTS & Finch AA (1997) The spinel-ramsdellite transformation in LiTi2O4 studied using neutron diffraction. Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 132, 382-388.

Hodson ME & Finch AA (1997) Trough layering in the Western syenite of Kûngnât, S Greenland: mineralogy and mechanisms of formation. Contributions to Mineralogy & Petrology, 127, 46-56.

Finch AA (1995) Metasomatic overprinting by juvenile igneous fluids, Igdlerfigsalik, S Greenland. Contributions to Mineralogy & Petrology, 122, 11-24.

Finch AA, Parsons I & Mingard SC (1995) Biotites as indicators of fluorine fugacities in fluids associated with alkaline magmatism: the Gardar province of S Greenland. Journal of Petrology, 36, 1701-1728.

Finch AA, Fletcher JG, Kindness A & Skakle JMS (1995) Powder X-ray characterisation of natrolite, Na2Al2Si3O10.2H2O. Powder Diffraction, 10, 243-247.

Finch AA, Lachowski EE & Irvine JTS (1995) Microstructural investigations of reduced titanate spinels showing anomalous resistance transitions. Materials Research Bulletin, 30, 1513-1524.

Irvine JTS, Thiemann S, Mather G, Finch AA & Tukamoto H (1994) Electrochemical lithium intercalation into reduced titanate spinel. Solid State Ionics, 70/71, 445-450.

Finch AA, Sheikh AB, Namgung C & Irvine JTS (1993) Superconductivity in reduced metal titanates.  In: Bando Y & Yamauchi H (eds.) Advances in Superconductivity, 5, 255-258.

Sheikh AB, Finch AA, Namgung C & Irvine JTS (1993) Critical current behaviour in reduced titanate spinel. Physica C, 212, 95-100.

Reavy RJ, Hutton DHW & Finch AA (1993) The nodular granite of Castanheira, N Central Portugal: origin of the nodules and evidence for diapiric mobilisation of granitic melt. Geological Magazine, 130, 145-153.

Namgung C, Sheikh AB, Finch AA & Irvine JTS (1993) Possible superconductivity in the Mg-Ti-O system.  Applied Superconductivity, 1, 511-518.

Finch AA & Fletcher JG (1992) Vitusite-an apatite derivative mineral. Mineralogical Magazine – Journal of Mineral Sciences, 56, 235-239.

Finch AA (1992) Cathodoluminescence microscopy in the characterisation of rocks and ceramics. Proceedings of the Royal Microscopical Society, 27, 179-184. (Invited review article)

Finch AA (1991) Conversion of nepheline to sodalite during subsolidus processes in Alkaline Rocks. Mineralogical Magazine – Journal of Mineral Sciences, 55, 407-412.

Parsons I, Mason RA, Becker SM & Finch AA (1991) Biotite equilibria and fluid circulation in the Klokken intrusion. Journal of Petrology, 32, 1299-1333.

Finch AA & Walker FDL (1991) Cathodoluminescence and microporosity in alkali feldspars from the Blå Måne Sø perthosite, S Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine – Journal of Mineral Sciences, 55, 583-589.

Finch AA, Reavy RJ, Harrison TN & Brown PE (1990) Rapakivi granites, S Greenland: hydrothermal alteration of igneous layering. Journal of the Geological Society of London, 147, 739-742.

Finch AA (1990) Genthelvite and willemite, zinc minerals associated with alkaline magmatism from the Motzfeldt centre, S Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine – Journal of Mineral Sciences, 54, 407-412.

Harrison TN, Reavy RJ, Finch AA & Brown PE (1990) Co-existing mafic and felsic magmas in the mid-Proterozoic Rapakivi granite suite of S Greenland. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark, 38, 53-58.