Dr Mimi Hill

Lecturer in Geophysics Earth, Ocean and Ecological Sciences

    Publications

    2021

    Obtaining archaeointensity data from British Neolithic pottery: A feasibility study (Journal article)

    Allington, M. L., Batt, C. M., Hill, M. J., Nilsson, A., Biggin, A. J., & Card, N. (2021). Obtaining archaeointensity data from British Neolithic pottery: A feasibility study. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 37. doi:10.1016/j.jasrep.2021.102895

    DOI: 10.1016/j.jasrep.2021.102895

    2020

    Comparison of Thermal and Microwave Paleointensity Estimates in Specimens Displaying Non-Ideal Behavior in Thellier-Style Paleointensity Experiments (Journal article)

    Grappone, J. M., Biggin, A. J., Barrett, T. J., Hill, M. J., & Sprain, C. J. (2020). Comparison of Thermal and Microwave Paleointensity Estimates in Specimens Displaying Non-Ideal Behavior in Thellier-Style Paleointensity Experiments. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SOLID EARTH, 125(8). doi:10.1029/2020JB019802

    DOI: 10.1029/2020JB019802

    Persistent westward drift of the geomagnetic field at the core–mantle boundary linked to recurrent high-latitude weak/reverse flux patches (Journal article)

    Nilsson, A., Suttie, N., Korte, M., Holme, R., & Hill, M. (2020). Persistent westward drift of the geomagnetic field at the core-mantle boundary linked to recurrent high-latitude weak/reverse flux patches. GEOPHYSICAL JOURNAL INTERNATIONAL, 222(2), 1423-1432. doi:10.1093/gji/ggaa249

    DOI: 10.1093/gji/ggaa249

    Extreme geomagnetic field variability indicated by Eastern Mediterranean full-vector archaeomagnetic records (Journal article)

    Ertepinar, P., Hammond, M. L., Hill, M. J., Biggin, A. J., Langereis, C. G., Herries, A. I. R., . . . Yazicioglu, G. B. (2020). Extreme geomagnetic field variability indicated by Eastern Mediterranean full-vector archaeomagnetic records. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 531. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2019.115979

    DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2019.115979

    2019

    Reproducibility of archaeointensity determinations with a multimethod approach on archaeological material reproductions (Journal article)

    Calvo-Rathert, M., Morales Contreras, J., Carrancho, A., Camps, P., Goguitchaichvili, A., & Hill, M. J. (2019). Reproducibility of archaeointensity determinations with a multimethod approach on archaeological material reproductions. GEOPHYSICAL JOURNAL INTERNATIONAL, 218(3), 1719-1738. doi:10.1093/gji/ggz246

    DOI: 10.1093/gji/ggz246

    Solving the mystery of the 1960 Hawaiian lava flow: implications for estimating Earth's magnetic field (Journal article)

    Grappone, J. M., Biggin, A., & Hill, M. (2019). Solving the mystery of the 1960 Hawaiian lava flow: implications for estimating Earth's magnetic field. Geophysical Journal International, 218(3), 1796-1806. doi:10.1093/gji/ggz252

    DOI: 10.1093/gji/ggz252

    2018

    Thermoremanent Behavior in Synthetic Samples Containing Natural Oxyexsolved Titanomagnetite (Journal article)

    Hodgson, E., Grappone, J. M., Biggin, A. J., Hill, M. J., & Dekkers, M. J. (2018). Thermoremanent Behavior in Synthetic Samples Containing Natural Oxyexsolved Titanomagnetite. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 19(6), 1751-1766. doi:10.1029/2017GC007354

    DOI: 10.1029/2017GC007354

    Short-term magnetic field variations from the post-depositional remanence of lake sediments (Journal article)

    Nilsson, A., Suttie, N., & Hill, M. J. (2018). Short-term magnetic field variations from the post-depositional remanence of lake sediments. Frontiers in Earth Science, 6. doi:10.3389/feart.2018.00039

    DOI: 10.3389/feart.2018.00039

    2017

    The geomagnetic field intensity in New Zealand: palaeointensities from Holocene lava flows of the Tongariro Volcanic Centre (Journal article)

    Greve, A., Hill, M., Turner, G., & Nilsson, A. (2017). The geomagnetic field intensity in New Zealand: palaeointensities from Holocene lava flows of the Tongariro Volcanic Centre. Geophysical Journal International, 211(2), 814-830. doi:10.1093/gji/ggx327

    DOI: 10.1093/gji/ggx327

    An Archaeomagnetic Study of a Roman Bath in Southern France (Journal article)

    Hammond, M. L., Hill, M. J., Lanos, P. H., & Colleoni, F. (2017). AN ARCHAEOMAGNETIC STUDY OF A ROMAN BATH IN SOUTHERN FRANCE. ARCHAEOMETRY, 59(2), 356-372. doi:10.1111/arcm.12240

    DOI: 10.1111/arcm.12240

    2016

    Identification of Greigite in the Pliocene Sediments of Qinghai Lake and Its Geological Significance (Journal article)

    Chaofeng, F., Bloemendal, J., Xiaoke, Q., Hill, M. J., & Zhisheng, A. (2016). Identification of Greigite in the Pliocene Sediments of Qinghai Lake and Its Geological Significance. ACTA GEOLOGICA SINICA-ENGLISH EDITION, 90(6), 2261-2262. doi:10.1111/1755-6724.13036

    DOI: 10.1111/1755-6724.13036

    2015

    Thellier-type paleointensity data from multidomain specimens (Journal article)

    Paterson, G. A., Biggin, A. J., Hodgson, E., & Hill, M. J. (2015). Thellier-type paleointensity data from multidomain specimens. PHYSICS OF THE EARTH AND PLANETARY INTERIORS, 245, 117-133. doi:10.1016/j.pepi.2015.06.003

    DOI: 10.1016/j.pepi.2015.06.003

    Occurrence of greigite in the Pliocene sediments of Lake Qinghai, China, and its paleoenvironmental and paleomagnetic implications (Journal article)

    Fu, C., Bloemendal, J., Qiang, X., Hill, M. J., & An, Z. (2015). Occurrence of greigite in the Pliocene sediments of Lake Qinghai, China, and its paleoenvironmental and paleomagnetic implications. GEOCHEMISTRY GEOPHYSICS GEOSYSTEMS, 16(5), 1293-1306. doi:10.1002/2014GC005677

    DOI: 10.1002/2014GC005677

    2014

    Reconstructing Holocene geomagnetic field variation: new methods, models and implications (Journal article)

    Nilsson, A., Holme, R., Korte, M., Suttie, N., & Hill, M. (2014). Reconstructing Holocene geomagnetic field variation: new methods, models and implications. Geophysical Journal International, 198(1), 229-248. doi:10.1093/gji/ggu120

    DOI: 10.1093/gji/ggu120

    Coseismic magnetization of fault pseudotachylytes: 1. Thermal demagnetization experiments (Journal article)

    Ferre, E. C., Geissman, J. W., Demory, F., Gattacceca, J., Zechmeister, M. S., & Hill, M. J. (2014). Coseismic magnetization of fault pseudotachylytes: 1. Thermal demagnetization experiments. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SOLID EARTH, 119(8), 6113-6135. doi:10.1002/2014JB011168

    DOI: 10.1002/2014JB011168

    2013

    The cooling-rate effect on microwave archeointensity estimates (Journal article)

    Poletti, W., Hartmann, G. A., Hill, M. J., Biggin, A. J., & Trindade, R. I. F. (2013). The cooling-rate effect on microwave archeointensity estimates. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 40(15), 3847-3852. doi:10.1002/grl.50762

    DOI: 10.1002/grl.50762

    Magnetostratigraphic importance of secondary chemical remanent magnetizations carried by greigite (Fe3S4) in Miocene sediments, New Jersey shelf (IODP Expedition 313) (Journal article)

    Nilsson, A., Lee, Y. S., Snowball, I., & Hill, M. (2013). Magnetostratigraphic importance of secondary chemical remanent magnetizations carried by greigite (Fe3S4) in Miocene sediments, New Jersey shelf (IODP Expedition 313). Geosphere, 9(3), 510-520. doi:10.1130/ges00854.1

    DOI: 10.1130/ges00854.1

    2012

    Are burnt sediments reliable recorders of geomagnetic field strength? (Journal article)

    Calvo-Rathert, M., Carrancho, Á., Stark, F., Villalaín, J. J., & Hill, M. (2012). Are burnt sediments reliable recorders of geomagnetic field strength?. Quaternary Research, 77(2), 326-330. doi:10.1016/j.yqres.2011.11.001

    DOI: 10.1016/j.yqres.2011.11.001

    'Improving our knowledge of rapid geomagnetic field intensity changes observed in Europe between 200 and 1400 AD (Journal article)

    Gomez-Paccard, M., Chauvin, A., & Hill, M. J. (2012). 'Improving our knowledge of rapid geomagnetic field intensity changes observed in Europe between 200 and 1400 AD. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 355-35, 131-143. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2012.08.037

    2011

    Consistent treatment of errors in archaeointensity implies rapid decay of the dipole prior to 1840 (Journal article)

    Suttie, N., Holme, R., Hill, M. J., & Shaw, J. (2011). Consistent treatment of errors in archaeointensity implies rapid decay of the dipole prior to 1840. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 304(1-2), 13-21. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2011.02.010

    DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2011.02.010

    2010

    Establishing a first archaeointensity record for the SW Pacific (Journal article)

    Stark, F., Cassidy, J., Hill, M. J., Shaw, J., & Sheppard, P. (2010). Establishing a first archaeointensity record for the SW Pacific. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 298(1-2), 113-124. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2010.07.031

    DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2010.07.031

    Direct demonstration of microwave demagnetization of a whole rock sample with minimal heating (Journal article)

    Suttie, N., Shaw, J., & Hill, M. J. (2010). Direct demonstration of microwave demagnetization of a whole rock sample with minimal heating. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 292(3-4), 357-362. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2010.02.002

    DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2010.02.002

    2009

    Absolute palaeointensity study of the Mono Lake excursion recorded by New Zealand basalts (Journal article)

    Cassidy, J., & Hill, M. J. (2009). Absolute palaeointensity study of the Mono Lake excursion recorded by New Zealand basalts. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 172(3-4), 225-234. doi:10.1016/j.pepi.2008.09.018

    DOI: 10.1016/j.pepi.2008.09.018

    2008

    An assessment of the reliability of palaeointensity results obtained from the Cretaceous aged Suhongtu section, Inner Mongolia, China (Journal article)

    Hill, M. J., Pan, Y., & Davies, C. J. (2008). An assessment of the reliability of palaeointensity results obtained from the Cretaceous aged Suhongtu section, Inner Mongolia, China. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 169(1-4), 76-88. doi:10.1016/j.pepi.2008.07.023

    DOI: 10.1016/j.pepi.2008.07.023

    Archaeomagnetic investigation of bricks from the VIIIth–VIIth century BC Greek–indigenous site of Incoronata (Metaponto, Italy) (Journal article)

    Hill, M. J., Lanos, P., Denti, M., & Dufresne, P. (2008). Archaeomagnetic investigation of bricks from the VIIIth–VIIth century BC Greek–indigenous site of Incoronata (Metaponto, Italy). Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Parts A/B/C, 33(6-7), 523-533. doi:10.1016/j.pce.2008.02.026

    DOI: 10.1016/j.pce.2008.02.026

    2007

    An archaeomagnetic investigation of a Roman amphorae workshop in Albinia (Italy) (Journal article)

    Hill, M. J., Lanos, P., Chauvin, A., Vitali, D., & Laubenheimer, F. (2007). An archaeomagnetic investigation of a Roman amphorae workshop in Albinia (Italy). Geophysical Journal International, 169(2), 471-782. doi:10.1111/j.1365-246x.2007.03362.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-246x.2007.03362.x

    'The use of the 'Kono perpendicular applied field method' in microwave palaeointensity experiments' (Journal article)

    Hill, M. J., & Shaw, J. (2007). 'The use of the 'Kono perpendicular applied field method' in microwave palaeointensity experiments'. Earth Planets Space, 59(7), 711-716.

    Magnetization, Natural Remanent (NRM) (Chapter)

    Hill, M. J. (2007). Magnetization, Natural Remanent (NRM). In D. Gubbins, & E. Herrero-Bervera (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Geomagnetism and Palaeomagnetism (pp. 594-596). Dordrecht: Springer.

    2006

    Determining palaeointensity from the Gilbert Gauss Reversal recorded in the Pu’u Heleakala lava section, Wai’anae Volcano, Oahu, Hawaii (Journal article)

    HILL, M., SHAW, J., & HERREROBERVERA, E. (2006). Determining palaeointensity from the Gilbert Gauss Reversal recorded in the Pu’u Heleakala lava section, Wai’anae Volcano, Oahu, Hawaii. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 245(1-2), 29-38. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2006.02.032

    DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2006.02.032

    2005

    40Ar/39Ar dating and preliminary paleointensity determination on a single lava flow from Chifeng, Inner Mongolia (Journal article)

    Shi, R., Hill, M. J., Zhu, R., He, H., & Shaw, J. (2005). 40Ar/39Ar dating and preliminary paleointensity determination on a single lava flow from Chifeng, Inner Mongolia. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 152(1-2), 78-89. doi:10.1016/j.pepi.2005.06.005

    DOI: 10.1016/j.pepi.2005.06.005

    Paleomagnetic and paleointensity study of an Oligocene–Miocene lava sequence from the Hannuoba Basalts in northern China (Journal article)

    Pan, Y., Hill, M. J., & Zhu, R. (2005). Paleomagnetic and paleointensity study of an Oligocene–Miocene lava sequence from the Hannuoba Basalts in northern China. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 151(1-2), 21-35. doi:10.1016/j.pepi.2004.12.004

    DOI: 10.1016/j.pepi.2004.12.004

    Palaeointensity record through the Lower Mammoth reversal from the Waianae volcano, Hawaii (Journal article)

    Hill, M. J., Shaw, J., & Herrero-Bervera, E. (2005). Palaeointensity record through the Lower Mammoth reversal from the Waianae volcano, Hawaii. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 230(3-4), 255-272. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2004.11.012

    DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2004.11.012

    2004

    Comparison of the Coe–Thellier–Thellier and microwave palaeointensity techniques using high-titanium titanomagnetites: results from a Tertiary basaltic intrusion from the Sydney Basin, New South Wales (Journal article)

    Thomas, D. N., Hill, M. J., & Garcia, A. S. (2004). Comparison of the Coe–Thellier–Thellier and microwave palaeointensity techniques using high-titanium titanomagnetites: results from a Tertiary basaltic intrusion from the Sydney Basin, New South Wales. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 229(1-2), 15-29. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2004.10.032

    DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2004.10.032

    Microwave paleointensities from dyke chilled margins: a way to obtain long-term variations in geodynamo intensity for the last three billion years (Journal article)

    Halls, H. C., McArdle, N. J., Gratton, M. N., Hill, M. J., & Shaw, J. (2004). Microwave paleointensities from dyke chilled margins: a way to obtain long-term variations in geodynamo intensity for the last three billion years. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 147(2-3), 183-195. doi:10.1016/j.pepi.2004.03.013

    DOI: 10.1016/j.pepi.2004.03.013

    Further evidence for low intensity of the geomagnetic field during the early Cretaceous time: using the modified Shaw method and microwave technique (Journal article)

    Pan, Y., Hill, M. J., Zhu, R., & Shaw, J. (2004). Further evidence for low intensity of the geomagnetic field during the early Cretaceous time: using the modified Shaw method and microwave technique. Geophysical Journal International, 157(2), 553-564. doi:10.1111/j.1365-246x.2004.02253.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-246x.2004.02253.x

    2002

    A comparison of thermal and microwave palaeomagnetic techniques using lava containing laboratory induced remanence (Journal article)

    Hill, M. J., Gratton, M. N., & Shaw, J. (2002). A comparison of thermal and microwave palaeomagnetic techniques using lava containing laboratory induced remanence. Geophysical Journal International, 151(1), 157-163. doi:10.1046/j.1365-246x.2002.01745.x

    DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-246x.2002.01745.x

    Palaeomagnetic investigation of Tertiary lava from Barrington Tops, NSW, Australia, using thermal and microwave techniques (Journal article)

    Hill, M. J., Gratton, M. N., & Shaw, J. (2002). Palaeomagnetic investigation of Tertiary lava from Barrington Tops, NSW, Australia, using thermal and microwave techniques. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 198(3-4), 245-256. doi:10.1016/s0012-821x(02)00534-4

    DOI: 10.1016/s0012-821x(02)00534-4

    Experimental reassessment of the Shaw paleointensity method by laboratory-induced thermal remanent magnetisation (Journal article)

    Pan, Y., Shaw, J., Zhu, R., & Hill, M. J. (2002). Experimental reassessment of the Shaw paleointensity method by laboratory-induced thermal remanent magnetisation. Journal of Geophysical Research, 107(B7), 1010292001JB000620.

    2001

    Investigating the ancient Martian magnetic field using microwaves (Journal article)

    Shaw, J., Hill, M. J., & Openshaw, S. J. (2001). Investigating the ancient Martian magnetic field using microwaves. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 190(3-4), 103-109. doi:10.1016/s0012-821x(01)00381-8

    DOI: 10.1016/s0012-821x(01)00381-8

    2000

    'The microwave palaeointensity technique and its application to lava' (Thesis / Dissertation)

    Hill, M. J. (2000). 'The microwave palaeointensity technique and its application to lava'. (PhD Thesis, The University of Liverpool).