Matthew Sagar


Full Name: Matthew Sagar

Position: Sedimentologist/Geochronologist

Contact details

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Phone: +64-4-570 4239


2008: BSc(Hons) (First Class), Geology; 2014: PhD(Geology)

Areas of expertise

Geochemist: Isotope Geochemistry
Geochemist: Trace Element Geochemistry
Geochronology: Ar-Ar
Geochronology: LA-ICPMS
Geochronology: Zircon chronology
Geology: Field mapping
Geology: Geochemistry
Geology: Geochronology
Geology: Petrology

Professional activities

Geoscience Society of New Zealand: National Committee: Publications Convener

Major publications

Sagar, M.W.; Palin, J.M.; Tulloch, A.J.; Heath, L.A. 2016 The geology, geochronology and affiliation of the Glenroy Complex and adjacent plutonic rocks, southeast Nelson. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 59(2): 213-235; doi: 10.1080/00288306.2015.1101004

Sagar, M.W.; Palin, J.M. 2013 Carboniferous U-Pb zircon age for S-type Karamea Suite Redjacket Granite, Paparoa Metamorphic Core Complex lower plate, northern Westland. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 56(3): 109-120; doi: 10.1080/00288306.2013.788525

Sagar, M.W.; Palin, J.M. 2011 Emplacement, metamorphism, deformation and affiliation of mid-Cretaceous orthogneiss from the Paparoa Metamorphic Core Complex lower-plate, Charleston, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, 54(3): 273-289; doi: 10.1080/00288306.2010.548768

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