Publications

2017

Hajná J, Žák J, Dörr W (2017)
Time scales and mechanisms of growth of active margins of Gondwana: a model based on detrital zircon ages from the Neoproterozoic to Cambrian Blovice accretionary complex, Bohemian Massif
Gondwana Research 42: 63–83

Kabele P, Žák J, Somr M (2017)
Finite element modeling of magma chamber–host rock interactions prior to caldera collapse
Geophysical Journal International 209: 1851-1865

Tomek F, Žák J, Verner K, Holub FV, Sláma J, Paterson SR, Memeti V (2017)
Mineral fabrics in high-level intrusions recording crustal strain and volcano-tectonic interactions: the Shellenbarger pluton, Sierra Nevada, California
Journal of the Geological Society, London 174: 193–208

Trubač J, Janoušek V, Žák J, Somr M, Kabele P, Švancara J, Gerdes A, Žáčková E (2017)
Origin of reverse compositional and textural zoning in granite plutons by localized thermal overturn of stratified magma chambers
Lithos 277:315–336

Žák J, Sláma J (2017) How far did the Cadomian ʽterranesʼ travel from Gondwana during Early Paleozoic? A critical reappraisal based on detrital zircon geochronology International Geology Review in press

Žák J, Sláma J, Burjak M (2016)
Rapid extensional unroofing of a granite–migmatite dome with relics of high-pressure rocks, the Podolsko complex, Bohemian Massif
Geological Magazine 154: 354–380

Žák J, Verner K, Tomek F, Johnson K, Schwartz JJ (2016)
Magnetic fabrics of arc plutons reveal a significant Late Jurassic to Early Cretaceous change in the relative plate motions of the Pacific Ocean basin and North America
Geosphere 13:11–21


2016

Paterson SR, Memeti V, Mundil R, Žák J (2016)
Repeated, multiscale, magmatic erosion and recycling in an upper-crustal pluton: implications for magma chamber dynamics and magma volume estimates
American Mineralogist 101: 2176–2198

Faryad SW, Žák J (2016)
High-pressure granulites of the Podolsko complex, Bohemian Massif: an example of crustal rocks that were subducted to mantle depths and survived a pervasive mid-crustal high-temperature overprint
Lithos 246–247: 246–260

Tomek F, Žák J, Holub FV, Chlupáčová M, Verner K (2016)
Growth of intra-caldera lava domes controlled by various modes of caldera collapse, the Štiavnica volcano–plutonic complex, Western Carpathians
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 313: 183–197


2015

Johnson K, Schwartz JJ, Žák J, Verner K, Barnes CG, Walton C, Wooden JL, Wright JE, Kistler RW (2015)
Composite Sunrise Butte pluton: insights into Jurassic–Cretaceous collisional tectonics and magmatism in the Blue Mountains Province, northeastern Oregon
Geological Society of America Special Paper 513: 377–398

Žák J, Verner K, Tomek F, Holub FV, Johnson K, Schwartz JJ (2015)
Simultaneous batholith emplacement, terrane/continent collision, and oroclinal bending in the Blue Mountains Province, North American Cordillera
Tectonics 34: 1107–1128

Tomek F, Žák J, Chadima M (2015)
Granitic magma emplacement and deformation during early-orogenic syn-convergent transtension: the Staré Sedlo complex, Bohemian Massif
Journal of Geodynamics 87: 50–66

Faryad SW, Kachlík V, Sláma J, Hoinkes G (2015)
Implication of corona formation in a metatroctolite to the granulite facies overprint of HP-UHP rocks in the Moldanubian zone (Bohemian Massif)
Journal of Metamorphic Geology 33: 295–310

Trubač J, Vrána S, Haluzová E, Ackerman L (2015)
Petrology and geochemical characteristics of phlogopite pyroxenite related to durbachites, Moldanubian Zone, Bohemian Massif
Journal of Geosciences 60: 73–90


2014

Hajná J, Žák J, Kachlík V (2014)
Growth of accretionary wedges and pulsed ophiolitic mélange formation by successive subduction of trench-parallel volcanic elevations
Terra Nova 26: 322–329

Tomek F, Žák J, Chadima M (2014)
Magma flow paths and strain patterns in magma chambers growing by floor subsidence: a model based on magnetic fabric study of shallow-level plutons in the Štiavnica volcano–plutonic complex, Western Carpathians
Bulletin of Volcanology 76, Article No. 873

Trubač J, Žák J, Chlupáčová M, Janoušek V (2014)
Magnetic fabric and modeled strain distribution in the head of a nested granite diapir, the Melechov pluton, Bohemian Massif
Journal of Structural Geology 66: 271–283

Verner K, Žák J, Šrámek J, Paclíková J, Zavřelová A, Machek M, Finger F, Johnson K (2014)
Formation of elongated granite–migmatite domes as isostatic accommodation structures in collisional orogens
Journal of Geodynamics 73: 100–117

Žák J, Verner K, Janoušek V, Holub FV, Kachlík V, Finger F, Hajná J, Tomek F, Vondrovic L, Trubač J (2014)
A plate-kinematic model for the assembly of the Bohemian Massif constrained by structural relations around granitoid plutons
In: Schulmann K, Oggiano G, Lardeaux JM, Janoušek V, Martínez Catalán JR (Eds), The Variscan orogeny: extent, timescale and the formation of the European crust
Geological Society, London, Special Publications 405: 169–196

Pertoldová J, Košuličová M, Verner K, Žáčková E, Pertold Z, Konopásek J, Veselovský F, Košler J (2014)
Geochronology and petrology of pyroxene–garnet skarns (eastern Bohemian Massif): implications for the source and evolution of the Variscan continental crust
Journal of Geosciences 59: 367–388

Zachariáš J, Trubač J (2014)
Intrusive and deformation history of the Ševětín Pluton, Moldanubian Batholith: record of polyphase tectonic evolution of the Blanice Graben, Bohemian Massif
Journal of Geosciences 59: 441–456


2013

Faryad SW, Kachlík V (2013)
New evidence of blueschist facies rocks and their geotectonic implication for Variscan suture(s) in the Bohemian Massif
Journal of Metamorphic Geology 31: 63–82

Hajná J, Žák J, Kachlík V, Dörr W, Gerdes A (2013)
Neoproterozoic to early Cambrian Franciscan-type mélanges in the Teplá–Barrandian unit, Bohemian Massif: evidence of modern-style accretionary processes along the Cadomian active margin of Gondwana?
Precambrian Research 224: 653–670

Žák J, Verner K, Sláma J, Kachlík V, Chlupáčová M (2013)
Multistage magma emplacement and progressive strain accumulation in the Krkonoše–Jizera plutonic complex, Bohemian Massif
Tectonics 32: 1493–1512

Žák J, Kraft P, Hajná J (2013)
Timing, styles, and kinematics of Cambro–Ordovician extension in the Teplá–Barrandian unit, Bohemian Massif, and its bearing on the opening of the Rheic Ocean
International Journal of Earth Sciences 102: 415–433


2012

Hajná J, Žák J, Kachlík V, Chadima M (2012)
Deciphering the Variscan tectonothermal overprint in the Cadomian basement of the Teplá–Barrandian unit, Bohemian Massif
International Journal of Earth Sciences 101: 1855–1873

Žák J, Verner K, Johnson K, Schwartz JJ (2012)
Magnetic fabric of Late Jurassic arc plutons and kinematics of terrane accretion in the Blue Mountains, northeastern Oregon
Gondwana Research 22: 341–352

Žák J, Verner K, Johnson K, Schwartz J (2012)
Magma emplacement process zone preserved in the roof of a large Cordilleran batholith, Wallowa Mountains, northeastern Oregon
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 227–228: 61–75

Žák J, Kabele P (2012)
A new approach to modeling perpendicular fabrics in porphyritic plutonic rocks using the finite element method
International Journal of Earth Sciences 101: 715–730

Žák J, Verner K, Holub F, Kabele P, Chlupáčová M, Halodová P (2012)
Magmatic to solid state fabrics in syntectonic granitoids recording early Carboniferous orogenic collapse in the Bohemian Massif
Journal of Structural Geology 36: 27–42

Žák J, Soejono I, Janoušek V, Venera Z (2012)
Magnetic fabric and tectonic setting of the Early to Middle Jurassic felsic dykes at Pitt Point and Mount Reece, eastern Graham Land, Antarctica
Antarctic Science 24: 45–58

Paterson SR, Memeti V, Pignotta G, Erdmann S, Žák J, Chambers J, Ianno A (2012)
Formation and transfer of stoped blocks into magma chambers: the high temperature interplay between focused porous flow, cracking, channel flow, host rock anisotropy, and regional deformation
Geosphere 8: 443–469


2011

Hajná J, Žák J, Kachlík V (2011)
Structure and stratigraphy of the Teplá–Barrandian Neoproterozoic, Bohemian Massif: a new plate-tectonic reinterpretation
Gondwana Research 19: 495–508

Žák J, Kratinová Z, Trubač J, Janoušek V, Sláma J, Mrlina J (2011)
Structure, emplacement, and tectonic setting of Late Devonian granitoid plutons in the Teplá–Barrandian unit, Bohemian Massif
International Journal of Earth Sciences 100: 1477–1495

Žák J, Verner K, Finger F, Faryad SW, Chlupáčová M, Veselovský F (2011)
The generation of voluminous S-type granites in the Moldanubian unit, Bohemian Massif, by rapid isothermal exhumation of the metapelitic middle crust
Lithos 121: 25–40

Vondrovic L, Verner, K, Buriánek D, Halodova P, Kachlík V, Míková, J (2011)
Emplacement, structural and P–T evolution of the 346 Ma Miřetín Pluton (eastern Teplá–Barrandian Zone, Bohemian Massif): implications for regional transpressional tectonics
Journal of Geosciences 56: 343–357


2010

Hajná J, Žák J, Kachlík V, Chadima M (2010)
Subduction-driven shortening and differential exhumation in a Cadomian accretionary wedge: the Teplá–Barrandian unit, Bohemian Massif
Precambrian Research 176: 27–45

Žák J, Paterson SR (2010)
Magmatic erosion of the solidification front during reintrusion: the eastern margin of the Tuolumne batholith, Sierra Nevada, California
International Journal of Earth Sciences 99: 801–812

Žák J, Hrouda F, Holub FV (2010)
Plane-confined magnetic lineations in mingled mafic and felsic magmas, the Sázava pluton, Bohemian Massif
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research
190: 312–324

Economos RC, Paterson SR, Erdmann S, Miller J, Memeti V, Žák J (2010)
Causes of compositional diversity in a lobe of the Half Dome Granodiorite, Tuolumne Batholith, central Sierra Nevada, California
Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 100: 173–183

Janoušek V, Wiegand B, Žák J (2010)
Dating the onset of Variscan crustal exhumation in the core of the Bohemian Massif: new U-Pb single zircon ages from the high-K calc-alkaline granodiorites of the Blatná suite, Central Bohemian Plutonic Complex
Journal of the Geological Society, London 167: 347–360

Kovaříková P, Siebel W, Jelínek E, Štemprok M, Kachlík V, Holub FV, Blecha V (2010)
Dioritic intrusions of the Slavkovský les (Kaiserwald), Western Bohemia: their origin and significance in late Variscan granitoid magmatism
International Journal of Earth Sciences 99: 545–565

Kusiak MA, Dunkley DJ, Suzuki K, Kachlík V, Kedzior A, Lekki J, Opluštil S (2010)
Chemical (non-isotopic) and isotopic dating of Phanerozoic zircon: a case study of durbachite from the Třebíč Pluton, Bohemian Massif
Gondwana Research 17: 153–161

Ulrych J, Ackerman L, Kachlik, V, Hegner E, Balogh K, Langrova A, Luna J, Fediuk F, Lang M, Filip J (2010)
Constraints on the origin of gabbroic rocks from the Moldanubian–Moravian units boundary (Bohemian Massif, Czech Republic and Austria)
Geologica Carpathica 61: 175–191


2009

Žák J, Paterson SR, Janoušek V, Kabele P (2009)
The Mammoth Peak sheeted complex, Tuolumne batholith, Sierra Nevada, California: a record of initial growth or late thermal contraction in a magma chamber?
Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 157: 447–470

Žák J, Dragoun F, Verner K, Chlupáčová M, Holub FV, Kachlík V (2009)
Forearc deformation and strain partitioning during growth of a continental magmatic arc: the northwestern margin of the Central Bohemian Plutonic Complex, Bohemian Massif
Tectonophysics 469: 93–111

Žák J, Verner K, Klomínský J, Chlupáčová M (2009)
„Granite tectonics“ revisited: insights from comparison of K-feldspar shape-fabric, anisotropy of magnetic susceptibility (AMS), and brittle fractures in the Jizera granite, Bohemian Massif
International Journal of Earth Sciences 98: 949–967

Verner K, Žák J, Pertoldová J, Šrámek J, Sedlák J, Trubač J, Týcová P (2009)
Magmatic history and geophysical signature of a post-collisional intrusive centre emplaced near a crustal-scale shear zone: the Plechý granite pluton (Moldanubian batholith, Bohemian Massif
International Journal of Earth Sciences 98: 517–532

Trubač J, Žák J,  Chlupáčová M, Janoušek V (2009)
Magnetic fabric of the Říčany granite, Bohemian Massif: a record of helical magma flow?
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 181: 25–34

Šída P, Kachlík V (2009)
Geological setting, petrology and mineralogy of metabasites in a thermal aureole of Tanvald granite (northern Bohemia) used for the manufacture of Neolithic tools
Journal of Geosciences 54: 269–287


2008

Žák J, Verner K, Týcová P (2008)
Grain-scale processes in actively deforming magma mushes: new insights from electron backscatter diffraction (EBSD) analysis of biotite schlieren in the Jizera granite, Bohemian Massif
Lithos 106: 309–322

Žák J, Verner K, Týcová P (2008)
Multiple magmatic fabrics in plutons: an overlooked tool for exploring interactions between magmatic processes and regional deformation?
Geological Magazine 145: 537–551

Paterson SR, Žák J, Janoušek V (2008)
Growth of complex sheeted zones during recycling of older magmatic units into younger: Sawmill Canyon area, Tuolumne batholith, Sierra Nevada, California
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 177: 457–484

Verner K, Žák J, Nahodilová R, Holub FV (2008)
Magmatic fabrics and emplacement of the cone-sheet-bearing Knížecí Stolec durbachite pluton (Moldanubian Unit, Bohemian Massif): implications for mid-crustal reworking of granulitic lower crust in the Central European Variscides
International Journal of Earth Sciences 97: 19–33

Sláma J, Dunkley DJ, Kachlík V, Kusiak MA (2008)
Transition from island-arc to passive setting on the continental margin of Gondwana: U-Pb zircon dating of Neoproterozoic metaconglomerates from the SE margin of the Tepla-Barrandian Unit, Bohemian Massif
Tectonophysics 461: 44–59


2007

Žák J, Klomínský J (2007)
Magmatic structures in the Krkonoše–Jizera Plutonic Complex, Bohemian Massif: evidence for localized multiphase flow and small-scale thermal-mechanical instabilities in a granitic magma chamber
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 164: 254–267

Žák J, Paterson SR, Memeti V (2007)
Four magmatic fabrics in the Tuolumne batholith, Sierra Nevada, California (USA): implications for interpreting fabric patterns in plutons and evolution of magma chambers in the upper crust
Geological Society of America Bulletin 119: 184–201

Vilímek V, Zvelebil J, Klimeš J, Patzelt Z, Astete F, Kachlík V, Hartvich F (2007)
Geomorphological research of large-scale slope instability at Machu Picchu, Peru
Geomorphology 89: 241–257


2006

Žák J, Vyhnálek B, Kabele P (2006)
Is there a relationship between magmatic fabrics and brittle fractures in plutons? A view based on structural analysis, anisotropy of magnetic susceptibility and thermo-mechanical modelling of the Tanvald pluton (Bohemian Massif)
Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors 157: 286–310

Žák J, Holub FV, Kachlík V (2006)
Magmatic stoping as an important emplacement mechanism of Variscan plutons: evidence from roof pendants in the Central Bohemian Plutonic Complex (Bohemian Massif)
International Journal of Earth Sciences 95: 771–789

Žák J, Paterson SR (2006)
Roof and walls of the Red Mountain Creek pluton, eastern Sierra Nevada, California (USA): implications for process zones during pluton emplacement
Journal of Structural Geology 28: 575–587

Verner K, Žák J, Hrouda F, Holub F (2006)
Magma emplacement during exhumation of lower- to mid-crustal orogenic root: the Jihlava syenitoid pluton, Moldanubian Unit, Bohemian Massif
Journal of Structural Geology 28: 1553–1567


2005

Žák J, Paterson SR (2005)
Characteristics of internal contacts in the Tuolumne Batholith, central Sierra Nevada, California (USA): implications for episodic emplacement and physical processes in a continental arc magma chamber
Geological Society of America Bulletin 117: 1242–1255

Žák J, Holub FV, Verner K (2005)
Tectonic evolution of a continental magmatic arc from transpression in the upper crust to exhumation of mid-crustal orogenic root recorded by episodically emplaced plutons: the Central Bohemian Plutonic Complex (Bohemian Massif)
International Journal of Earth Sciences 94: 385–400

Žák J, Schulmann K, Hrouda F (2005)
Multiple magmatic fabrics in the Sázava pluton (Bohemian Massif, Czech Republic): a result of superposition of wrench-dominated regional transpression on final emplacement
Journal of Structural Geology 27: 805–822