Dr Claire Belcher
Associate Professor in Earth System Science

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Key publications



Belcher CM, Hudspith VA (2017). Changes to Cretaceous surface fire behaviour influenced the spread of the early angiosperms. New Phytologist, 213(3), 1521-1532. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Baker SJ, Hesselbo SP, Lenton TM, Duarte LV, Belcher CM (2017). Charcoal evidence that rising atmospheric oxygen terminated Early Jurassic ocean anoxia. Nature Communications Full text.
He T, Belcher CM, Lamont BB, Lim SL (2015). A 350-million-year legacy of fire adaptation among conifers. Journal of Ecology Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Simpson KJ, Ripley BS, Christin P-A, Belcher CM, Lehmann CER, Thomas GH, Osborne CP (2015). Determinants of flammability in savanna grass species. Journal of Ecology, 104(1), 138-148. Full text. DOI.

Publications by category


Books

Belcher CM (In Press). Fire Phenomena and the Earth System: an interdisciplinary Guide to Fire Science., Wiley.
Belcher CM (2013). Fire Phenomena and the Earth System: an Interdisciplinary Guide to Fire Science., Wiley.

Journal articles

New SL, Belcher C, Hudspith VA, Gallego-Sala AV (In Press). Holocene fire history: can evidence of peat burning be found in the palaeo-archive?. Mires and Peat, 18, 1-11. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Belcher CM (In Press). The influence of leaf morphology on litter flammability and its utility for interpreting palaeofire. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London: Biological Sciences Full text.
Belcher CM, Hudspith VA (2017). Changes to Cretaceous surface fire behaviour influenced the spread of the early angiosperms. New Phytologist, 213(3), 1521-1532. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Baker SJ, Hesselbo SP, Lenton TM, Duarte LV, Belcher CM (2017). Charcoal evidence that rising atmospheric oxygen terminated Early Jurassic ocean anoxia. Nature Communications Full text.
Hudspith VA, Belcher CM, Barnes J, Dash CB, Kelly R, Hu FS (2017). Charcoal reflectance suggests heating duration and fuel moisture affected burn severity in four Alaskan tundra wildfires. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF WILDLAND FIRE, 26(4), 306-316. Author URL. DOI.
Prat-Guitart N, Belcher CM, Thompson DK, Burns P, Yearsley JM (2017). Fine-scale distribution of moisture in the surface of a degraded blanket bog and its effects on the potential spread of smouldering fire. Ecohydrology, 10(8). Abstract. DOI.
Hudspith VA, Belcher CM (2017). Fire biases the production of charred flowers: Implications for the Cretaceous fossil record. Geology, 45(8), 727-730. Abstract. DOI.
Hudspith VA, Belcher CM (2017). Observations of the structural changes that occur during charcoalification: implications for identifying charcoal in the fossil record. Palaeontology, 60(4), 503-510. Abstract. DOI.
Mills BJW, Belcher CM, Lenton TM, Newton RJ (2016). A modeling case for high atmospheric oxygen concentrations during the Mesozoic and Cenozoic. Geology, 44(12), 1023-1026. Abstract. DOI.
Prat-Guitart N, Rein G, Hadden RM, Belcher CM, Yearsley JM (2016). Effects of spatial heterogeneity in moisture content on the horizontal spread of peat fires. Sci Total Environ, 572, 1422-1430. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Roos CI, Scott AC, Belcher CM, Chaloner WG, Aylen J, Bird RB, Coughlan MR, Johnson BR, Johnston FH, McMorrow J, et al (2016). Living on a flammable planet: Interdisciplinary, cross-scalar and varied cultural lessons, prospects and challenges. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 371(1696). Abstract. DOI.
Prat-Guitart N, Rein G, Hadden RM, Belcher CM, Yearsley JM (2016). Propagation probability and spread rates of self-sustained smouldering fires under controlled moisture content and bulk density conditions. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF WILDLAND FIRE, 25(4), 456-465. Author URL. DOI.
Belcher CM, Hudspith VA (2016). The formation of charcoal reflectance and its potential use in post-fire assessments. International Journal of Wildland Fire, 25(7), 775-779. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Scott AC, Chaloner WG, Belcher CM, Roos CI (2016). The interaction of fire and mankind. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 371(1696). DOI.
Scott AC, Chaloner WG, Belcher CM, Roos CI (2016). The interaction of fire and mankind: Introduction. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 371(1696). Abstract. DOI.
He T, Belcher CM, Lamont BB, Lim SL (2015). A 350-million-year legacy of fire adaptation among conifers. Journal of Ecology Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Belcher CM, Hadden RM, Rein G, Morgan JV, Artemieva N, Artemieva N, Goldin T, Goldin T (2015). An experimental assessment of the ignition of forest fuels by the thermal pulse generated by the cretaceous–palaeogene impact at chicxulub. Journal of the Geological Society, 172(2), 175-185. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Crawford AJ, Belcher CM (2015). Area–volume relationships for fossil charcoal and their relevance for fire history reconstruction. The Holocene, 26(5), 822-826. DOI.
Hudspith VA, Belcher CM, Kelly R, Hu FS (2015). Charcoal reflectance reveals early holocene boreal deciduous forests burned at high intensities. PLoS One, 10(4). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Simpson KJ, Ripley BS, Christin P-A, Belcher CM, Lehmann CER, Thomas GH, Osborne CP (2015). Determinants of flammability in savanna grass species. Journal of Ecology, 104(1), 138-148. Full text. DOI.
Hudspith VA, Rimmer SM, Belcher CM (2015). Latest Permian chars may derive from wildfires, not coal combustion: REPLY. Geology Forum, 43(5), p. e363-p. e363. Full text. DOI.
Mander L, Baker SJ, Belcher CM, Haselhorst DS, Rodriguez J, Thorn JL, Tiwari S, Urrego DH, Wesseln CJ, Punyasena SW, et al (2014). Accuracy and consistency of grass pollen identification by human analysts using electron micrographs of surface ornamentation. Appl Plant Sci, 2(8). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Crawford AJ, Belcher CM (2014). Charcoal morphometry for paleoecological analysis: the effects of fuel type and transportation on morphological parameters. Appl Plant Sci, 2(8). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Hudspith VA, Belcher CM, Yearsley JM (2014). Charring temperatures are driven by the fuel types burned in a peatland wildfire. Frontiers in Plant Science, 5(DEC). Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Hudspith VA, Rimmer SM, Belcher CM (2014). Latest Permian chars may derive from wildfires, not coal combustion. Geology, 42(10), 879-882. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Zaccone C, Rein G, D'Orazio V, Hadden RM, Belcher CM, Miano TM (2014). Smouldering fire signatures in peat and their implications for palaeoenvironmental reconstructions. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 137, 134-146. Abstract. DOI.
Hesselbo SP, Bjerrum CJ, Hinnov LA, MacNiocaill C, Miller KG, Riding JB, van de Schootbrugge B, Mochras Revisited Science Team (2013). Mochras borehole revisited: a new global standard for Early Jurassic earth history. Scientific Drilling, 16, 81-91. Full text. DOI.
Belcher CM, Punyasena SW, Sivaguru M (2013). Novel application of confocal laser scanning microscopy and 3D volume rendering toward improving the resolution of the fossil record of charcoal. PLoS One, 8(8). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Belcher CM (2013). Preface. Fire Phenomena and the Earth System: an Interdisciplinary Guide to Fire Science DOI.
Hadden RM, Rein G, Belcher CM (2013). Study of the competing chemical reactions in the initiation and spread of smouldering combustion in peat. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 34(2), 2547-2553. Abstract. DOI.
He T, Pausas JG, Belcher CM, Schwilk DW, Lamont BB (2012). Fire-adapted traits of Pinus arose in the fiery Cretaceous. New Phytologist, 194(3), 751-759. Abstract. DOI.
Bacon KL, Belcher CM, Hesselbo SP, McElwain JC (2011). The Triassic-Jurassic Boundary Carbon-Isoptope Excursions Expressed in Taxonically Identified Leaf Cuticles. PALAIOS, 26, 461-469.
Belcher CM, Yearsley JM, Hadden RM, McElwain JC, Rein G (2010). Baseline Intrinsic Flammability of Earth’s Ecosystems Estimated from Paleoatmospheric Oxygen over the Past 350 Million Years. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107, 22448-22453.
Belcher CM (2010). From Fiery Beginnings: Wildfires Facilitated the Spread of Angiosperms in the Cretaceous. New Phytologist(188), 913-915.
Belcher CM, Mander L, Rein G, Jervis FX, Haworth M, Glasspool IJ, Hesselbo SP, McElwain JC (2010). Increased Fire Activity at the Triassic/Jurassic Boundary in Greenland due to Climate-Driven Floral Change. Nature Geoscience, 3, 426-429.
Belcher CM, Finch P, Collinson ME, Scott AC, Grassineau NV (2009). Geochemical Evidence for Combustion of Hydrocarbons During the K-T Impact Event. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 106, 4112-4117.
Belcher CM (2009). Reigniting the Cretaceous-Palaeogene Firestorm Debate. Geology, 37, 1147-1148.
Harvey MC, Brassell SC, Belcher CM, Montanari A (2008). Combustion of Fossil Organic Matter at the K-P Boundary. Geology, 36, 335-358.
Belcher CM, McElwain JC (2008). Limits for Combustion in Low O2 Redefine Paleoatmospheric Predictions for the Mesozoic. Science, 321, 1197-1200.
Morgan J, Lana C, Kearsley A, Coles B, Belcher CM, Montanari S, Dias E, Barbosa E, Neumann V (2006). Analyses of Shocked Quartz at the Global K-P Boundary Indicate an Origin from a Single, High- Angle, Oblique Impact at Chicxulub. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 251, 264-279.
Belcher CM, Collinson ME, Scott AC (2005). Constraints on the Thermal Power Released from the Chicxulub Impactor: New Evidence from Multi-Method Charcoal Analysis. Journal of the Geological Society of London, 162, 591-602.
Belcher CM, Collinson ME, Sweet AR, Hildebrand AR, Scott AC (2004). Reply to comment on Fireball Passes and Nothing Burns - the Role of Thermal Radiation in the K-T Event: Evidence from the Charcoal Record of North America by Robertson et al.. Geology, 32, e50-e51. DOI.
Belcher CM, Collinson ME, Sweet AR, Hildebrand AR, Scott AC (2003). Fireball Passes and Nothing Burns - the Role of Thermal Radiation in the K-T Event: Evidence from the Charcoal Record of North America. Geology, 31, 1061-1064.

Chapters

Torrence K, Switzer C, Carvel R, Hadden RM, Belcher CM (In Press). Self-sustained smouldering combustion of a coal-waster heap in central Scotland. In Stracher GB, Prakash A, Sokol EV (Eds.) . DOI.
Prat-Guitart N, Hadden RM, Belcher CM, Rein G, Yearsley JM (2015). Infrared Image Analysis as a Tool for Studying the Horizontal Smoldering Propagation of Laboratory Peat Fires. In  (Ed) Coal and Peat Fires: a Global Perspective, 121-139.  Abstract. DOI.
Belcher CM, Collinson ME, Scott AC (2013). A 450-Million-Year History of Fire. In Belcher CM (Ed) Fire Phenomena and the Earth System: an interdisciplinary Guide to Fire Science, Wiley, 229-229.
Belcher CM, Mander L (2012). Catastrophe: Extraterrestrial Impacts, Massive Volcanism and the Biosphere. In Henderson-Sellers A, McGuffie K (Eds.) Future Climates of the World, 463-485.
Belcher CM, Mander L (2012). Catastrophe: Extraterrestrial impacts, massive volcanism and the biosphere. In Henderson-Sellers A, McGuffie K (Eds.) The Future of the World’s Climate, Elsevier, 463-485.
Belcher CM (2006). Impacts and Wildfires - an Analysis of the K-T Event. In Cockell C, Koerberl C, Gilmour I (Eds.) Biological Processes Associated with Impact Events, Springer, 221-243.

Conferences

Losiak A, Belcher C, Hudspith V, Bronikowska M, Zhu M, Joeleht A, Plado J, Wilk J (2016). KAALI IMPACT CRATER: IMPACT-PRODUCED CHARCOAL SHEDS LIGHT ON THE PROCESSES ASSOCIATED WITH THE FORMATION OF SMALL CRATERS.  Author URL.

Publications by year



In Press

Belcher CM (In Press). Fire Phenomena and the Earth System: an interdisciplinary Guide to Fire Science., Wiley.
New SL, Belcher C, Hudspith VA, Gallego-Sala AV (In Press). Holocene fire history: can evidence of peat burning be found in the palaeo-archive?. Mires and Peat, 18, 1-11. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Torrence K, Switzer C, Carvel R, Hadden RM, Belcher CM (In Press). Self-sustained smouldering combustion of a coal-waster heap in central Scotland. In Stracher GB, Prakash A, Sokol EV (Eds.) . DOI.
Belcher CM (In Press). The influence of leaf morphology on litter flammability and its utility for interpreting palaeofire. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London: Biological Sciences Full text.

2017

Belcher CM, Hudspith VA (2017). Changes to Cretaceous surface fire behaviour influenced the spread of the early angiosperms. New Phytologist, 213(3), 1521-1532. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Baker SJ, Hesselbo SP, Lenton TM, Duarte LV, Belcher CM (2017). Charcoal evidence that rising atmospheric oxygen terminated Early Jurassic ocean anoxia. Nature Communications Full text.
Hudspith VA, Belcher CM, Barnes J, Dash CB, Kelly R, Hu FS (2017). Charcoal reflectance suggests heating duration and fuel moisture affected burn severity in four Alaskan tundra wildfires. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF WILDLAND FIRE, 26(4), 306-316. Author URL. DOI.
Prat-Guitart N, Belcher CM, Thompson DK, Burns P, Yearsley JM (2017). Fine-scale distribution of moisture in the surface of a degraded blanket bog and its effects on the potential spread of smouldering fire. Ecohydrology, 10(8). Abstract. DOI.
Hudspith VA, Belcher CM (2017). Fire biases the production of charred flowers: Implications for the Cretaceous fossil record. Geology, 45(8), 727-730. Abstract. DOI.
Hudspith VA, Belcher CM (2017). Observations of the structural changes that occur during charcoalification: implications for identifying charcoal in the fossil record. Palaeontology, 60(4), 503-510. Abstract. DOI.

2016

Mills BJW, Belcher CM, Lenton TM, Newton RJ (2016). A modeling case for high atmospheric oxygen concentrations during the Mesozoic and Cenozoic. Geology, 44(12), 1023-1026. Abstract. DOI.
Prat-Guitart N, Rein G, Hadden RM, Belcher CM, Yearsley JM (2016). Effects of spatial heterogeneity in moisture content on the horizontal spread of peat fires. Sci Total Environ, 572, 1422-1430. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Losiak A, Belcher C, Hudspith V, Bronikowska M, Zhu M, Joeleht A, Plado J, Wilk J (2016). KAALI IMPACT CRATER: IMPACT-PRODUCED CHARCOAL SHEDS LIGHT ON THE PROCESSES ASSOCIATED WITH THE FORMATION OF SMALL CRATERS.  Author URL.
Roos CI, Scott AC, Belcher CM, Chaloner WG, Aylen J, Bird RB, Coughlan MR, Johnson BR, Johnston FH, McMorrow J, et al (2016). Living on a flammable planet: Interdisciplinary, cross-scalar and varied cultural lessons, prospects and challenges. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 371(1696). Abstract. DOI.
Prat-Guitart N, Rein G, Hadden RM, Belcher CM, Yearsley JM (2016). Propagation probability and spread rates of self-sustained smouldering fires under controlled moisture content and bulk density conditions. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF WILDLAND FIRE, 25(4), 456-465. Author URL. DOI.
Belcher CM, Hudspith VA (2016). The formation of charcoal reflectance and its potential use in post-fire assessments. International Journal of Wildland Fire, 25(7), 775-779. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Scott AC, Chaloner WG, Belcher CM, Roos CI (2016). The interaction of fire and mankind. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 371(1696). DOI.
Scott AC, Chaloner WG, Belcher CM, Roos CI (2016). The interaction of fire and mankind: Introduction. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 371(1696). Abstract. DOI.

2015

He T, Belcher CM, Lamont BB, Lim SL (2015). A 350-million-year legacy of fire adaptation among conifers. Journal of Ecology Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Belcher CM, Hadden RM, Rein G, Morgan JV, Artemieva N, Artemieva N, Goldin T, Goldin T (2015). An experimental assessment of the ignition of forest fuels by the thermal pulse generated by the cretaceous–palaeogene impact at chicxulub. Journal of the Geological Society, 172(2), 175-185. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Crawford AJ, Belcher CM (2015). Area–volume relationships for fossil charcoal and their relevance for fire history reconstruction. The Holocene, 26(5), 822-826. DOI.
Hudspith VA, Belcher CM, Kelly R, Hu FS (2015). Charcoal reflectance reveals early holocene boreal deciduous forests burned at high intensities. PLoS One, 10(4). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Simpson KJ, Ripley BS, Christin P-A, Belcher CM, Lehmann CER, Thomas GH, Osborne CP (2015). Determinants of flammability in savanna grass species. Journal of Ecology, 104(1), 138-148. Full text. DOI.
Prat-Guitart N, Hadden RM, Belcher CM, Rein G, Yearsley JM (2015). Infrared Image Analysis as a Tool for Studying the Horizontal Smoldering Propagation of Laboratory Peat Fires. In  (Ed) Coal and Peat Fires: a Global Perspective, 121-139.  Abstract. DOI.
Hudspith VA, Rimmer SM, Belcher CM (2015). Latest Permian chars may derive from wildfires, not coal combustion: REPLY. Geology Forum, 43(5), p. e363-p. e363. Full text. DOI.

2014

Mander L, Baker SJ, Belcher CM, Haselhorst DS, Rodriguez J, Thorn JL, Tiwari S, Urrego DH, Wesseln CJ, Punyasena SW, et al (2014). Accuracy and consistency of grass pollen identification by human analysts using electron micrographs of surface ornamentation. Appl Plant Sci, 2(8). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Crawford AJ, Belcher CM (2014). Charcoal morphometry for paleoecological analysis: the effects of fuel type and transportation on morphological parameters. Appl Plant Sci, 2(8). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Hudspith VA, Belcher CM, Yearsley JM (2014). Charring temperatures are driven by the fuel types burned in a peatland wildfire. Frontiers in Plant Science, 5(DEC). Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Hudspith VA, Rimmer SM, Belcher CM (2014). Latest Permian chars may derive from wildfires, not coal combustion. Geology, 42(10), 879-882. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Zaccone C, Rein G, D'Orazio V, Hadden RM, Belcher CM, Miano TM (2014). Smouldering fire signatures in peat and their implications for palaeoenvironmental reconstructions. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 137, 134-146. Abstract. DOI.

2013

Belcher CM, Collinson ME, Scott AC (2013). A 450-Million-Year History of Fire. In Belcher CM (Ed) Fire Phenomena and the Earth System: an interdisciplinary Guide to Fire Science, Wiley, 229-229.
Belcher CM (2013). Fire Phenomena and the Earth System: an Interdisciplinary Guide to Fire Science., Wiley.
Hesselbo SP, Bjerrum CJ, Hinnov LA, MacNiocaill C, Miller KG, Riding JB, van de Schootbrugge B, Mochras Revisited Science Team (2013). Mochras borehole revisited: a new global standard for Early Jurassic earth history. Scientific Drilling, 16, 81-91. Full text. DOI.
Belcher CM, Punyasena SW, Sivaguru M (2013). Novel application of confocal laser scanning microscopy and 3D volume rendering toward improving the resolution of the fossil record of charcoal. PLoS One, 8(8). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Belcher CM (2013). Preface. Fire Phenomena and the Earth System: an Interdisciplinary Guide to Fire Science DOI.
Hadden RM, Rein G, Belcher CM (2013). Study of the competing chemical reactions in the initiation and spread of smouldering combustion in peat. Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 34(2), 2547-2553. Abstract. DOI.

2012

Belcher CM, Mander L (2012). Catastrophe: Extraterrestrial Impacts, Massive Volcanism and the Biosphere. In Henderson-Sellers A, McGuffie K (Eds.) Future Climates of the World, 463-485.
Belcher CM, Mander L (2012). Catastrophe: Extraterrestrial impacts, massive volcanism and the biosphere. In Henderson-Sellers A, McGuffie K (Eds.) The Future of the World’s Climate, Elsevier, 463-485.
He T, Pausas JG, Belcher CM, Schwilk DW, Lamont BB (2012). Fire-adapted traits of Pinus arose in the fiery Cretaceous. New Phytologist, 194(3), 751-759. Abstract. DOI.

2011

Bacon KL, Belcher CM, Hesselbo SP, McElwain JC (2011). The Triassic-Jurassic Boundary Carbon-Isoptope Excursions Expressed in Taxonically Identified Leaf Cuticles. PALAIOS, 26, 461-469.

2010

Belcher CM, Yearsley JM, Hadden RM, McElwain JC, Rein G (2010). Baseline Intrinsic Flammability of Earth’s Ecosystems Estimated from Paleoatmospheric Oxygen over the Past 350 Million Years. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107, 22448-22453.
Belcher CM (2010). From Fiery Beginnings: Wildfires Facilitated the Spread of Angiosperms in the Cretaceous. New Phytologist(188), 913-915.
Belcher CM, Mander L, Rein G, Jervis FX, Haworth M, Glasspool IJ, Hesselbo SP, McElwain JC (2010). Increased Fire Activity at the Triassic/Jurassic Boundary in Greenland due to Climate-Driven Floral Change. Nature Geoscience, 3, 426-429.

2009

Belcher CM, Finch P, Collinson ME, Scott AC, Grassineau NV (2009). Geochemical Evidence for Combustion of Hydrocarbons During the K-T Impact Event. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 106, 4112-4117.
Belcher CM (2009). Reigniting the Cretaceous-Palaeogene Firestorm Debate. Geology, 37, 1147-1148.

2008

Harvey MC, Brassell SC, Belcher CM, Montanari A (2008). Combustion of Fossil Organic Matter at the K-P Boundary. Geology, 36, 335-358.
Belcher CM, McElwain JC (2008). Limits for Combustion in Low O2 Redefine Paleoatmospheric Predictions for the Mesozoic. Science, 321, 1197-1200.

2006

Morgan J, Lana C, Kearsley A, Coles B, Belcher CM, Montanari S, Dias E, Barbosa E, Neumann V (2006). Analyses of Shocked Quartz at the Global K-P Boundary Indicate an Origin from a Single, High- Angle, Oblique Impact at Chicxulub. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 251, 264-279.
Belcher CM (2006). Impacts and Wildfires - an Analysis of the K-T Event. In Cockell C, Koerberl C, Gilmour I (Eds.) Biological Processes Associated with Impact Events, Springer, 221-243.

2005

Belcher CM, Collinson ME, Scott AC (2005). Constraints on the Thermal Power Released from the Chicxulub Impactor: New Evidence from Multi-Method Charcoal Analysis. Journal of the Geological Society of London, 162, 591-602.

2004

Belcher CM, Collinson ME, Sweet AR, Hildebrand AR, Scott AC (2004). Reply to comment on Fireball Passes and Nothing Burns - the Role of Thermal Radiation in the K-T Event: Evidence from the Charcoal Record of North America by Robertson et al.. Geology, 32, e50-e51. DOI.

2003

Belcher CM, Collinson ME, Sweet AR, Hildebrand AR, Scott AC (2003). Fireball Passes and Nothing Burns - the Role of Thermal Radiation in the K-T Event: Evidence from the Charcoal Record of North America. Geology, 31, 1061-1064.