Journal article

Southwestern Africa on the burner: Pleistocene carbonatite volcanism linked to deep mantle upwelling in Angola

Andrea Giuliani, Marc Campeny, Vadim S Kamenetsky, Juan Carlos Afonso, Roland Maas, Joan Carles Melgarejo, Barry P Kohn, Erin L Matchan, Jose Mangas, Antonio O Goncalves, Jose Manuel

Geology | GEOLOGICAL SOC AMER, INC | Published : 2017


Awarded by Catalonia Government

Awarded by Spanish Government

Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the consolidated research groups SGR-444 and SGR-1661 of the Catalonia Government, the Spanish Government (research project number CGL2009-13758), the Society of Economic Geologists (Hugh E. McKinstry Fund), and the Australian Research Council (grants DE150100009 to Giuliani, DP130100257 to Kamenetsky, and DP160103502 to Afonso). We thank Jose Fortuna and Felipe Correia from Catanda village for their assistance during field work; Mark Kendrick, David Phillips, and Gareth Davies for informal reviews of an earlier version of this manuscript; and Louis Moresi, Ting Yang, and Mike Sandiford for insightful discussions. This manuscript was significantly improved by constructive reviews from Cynthia Ebinger, Phil Janney, and an anonymous reviewer, and the encouraging and helpful editorial handling of Dennis Brown. This is contribution 996 from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Core to Crust Fluid Systems ( and contribution 1171 in the GEMOC Key Centre (