Antoni (Antek) Tokarski

Research interest
Soft-sediment deformation, fractured clasts vs earthquke hazard, tectonics of Outer Carpathians, tectonics of North Indochina


Position:  Professor emeritus

Postal address:

Institute of Geological Sciences
Polish Academy of Sciences
Research Centre in Cracow
Ul. Senacka 1, 31-002 Kraków, Poland

Tel:   +48 (0)12  4221910  (switchboard)
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  • Tokarski, A.K., Márton, E., Świerczewska, A., Fheed, A., Zasadni, J., Kukulak, J., 2016. Neotectonic rotations in the Orava-Nowy Targ Intramontane Basin (Western Carpathians): An integrated palaeomagnetic and fractured clasts study. Tectonophysics, 685: 35–43.
  • Świerczewska A., Paul Z., Banaś M., Tokarski A.K., 2015. K-Ar dating of bentonite diagenesis in accretionary-wedge turbidites: Case study from Western Outer Carpathians.  Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae, 85: 177–185.
  • Márton, E., Grabowski, J., Tokarski, A.K. & Túnyi, I., 2015. Palaeomagnetic results from the fold and thrust belt of the Western Carpathians: an overview. In: Pueyo, E. L., Cifelli, F., Sussman, A. J. & Oliva-Urcia, B. (eds) Palaeomagnetism in Fold and Thrust Belts: New Perspectives. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 425, DOI: 10.1144/SP425.1
  • Cuong N.Q., Tokarski A.K., Świerczewska A., Zuchiewicz W.A. & Yem N.T., 2013. Late Tertiary tectonics of the Red River Fault Zone: Structural evolution of sedimentary rocks. Journal of Geodynamics, 69: 31-53.
  • Antek K. Tokarski, Ania Swierczewska, Witold Zuchiewicz, Dusan Starek, Laszlo Fodor, 2012. Quaternary exhumation of the Carpathians: a record from the Orava-Nowy Targ Intramontane Basin, Western Carpathians (Poland and Slovakia). Geologica Carpathica 63: 257-266.
  • Márton E., Tokarski A.K., Krejči O., Rauch M., Olszewska B., Petrová P.T., Wójcik A., 2011. 'Non-European' palaeomagnetic directions from the Carpathian Foredeep at the southern margin of the European plate. Terra Nova 23: 134-144. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3121.2011.00993.x
  • Márton E., Rauch-Włodarska M. & Tokarski A.K., 2010. Magnetic anisotropy of clayley and silty members of Tertiary flysch from the Silesian and Skole nappes (Outer Carpathians). Stud. Geophys. Geod. 54: 121-134.
  • Márton E., Jeleńska M., Tokarski A.K., Soták J., Kováč M., Spšiak J., 2009. Current-independent paleomagnetic declinations in flysch basins: a case study from the Inner Carpathians. Geodinamica Acta 22: 73-82.
  • Márton E., Jeleńska M., Tokarski A.K., Soták J., Kováč M., Spšiak J., 2009. Current-independent paleomagnetic declinations in flysch basins: a case study from the Inner Carpathians. Geodinamica Acta 22: 73-82.
  • Márton E., Rauch-Włodarska M., Krejči O., Tokarski A.K. & Bubik M., 2009. An integrated palaeomagnetic and AMS study of the Tertiary flysh from the Outer Western Carpathians. Geophys. J. Int., doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04104x
  • Tokarski A.K., Świerczewska A. & Zuchiewicz W., 2007. Fractured clasts in neotectonic reconstructions: An example from the Nowy Sącz Basin, Western Outer Carpathians, Poland. Studia Quaternaria, 24: 47-52.
  • Hurai V., Marko F., Tokarski A.K., Świerczewska A., Kotulová J., Biron A., 2006. Fluid inclusion evidence for deep burial of the Tertiary accretionary wedge of the Carpathians. Terra Nova, 18: 440-446.
  • Środa P., Czuba W., Grad M., Guterch A., Tokarski A.K., Janik T., Rauch M., Keller G.R., Hegedüs E., Vozár J. & CELEBRATION 2000 Working Group 2006. Crustal and upper mantle structure of the Western Carpathians from CELEBRATION 2000 profiles CEL01 and CEL04: seismic models and geological implications. Geophys. J. Int., doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2006.03104x
  • Tokarski A.K., Świerczewska A., Zuchiewicz W., Márton E., Hurai V., Anczkiewicz A., Michalik M., Szeliga W. & Rauch-Wlodarska M., 2006. Structural development of the Magura Nappe (Outer Carpathians): From subduction to collapse. Geolines, 20: 145-164.
  • Świerczewska A., Tokarski A.K., Hurai V., 2005. Mineral veins vs. structural development of the thrust-and-fold-belts: A case study from the Magura Nappe (Outer Carpathians, Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland, Special Papers, 25: 381-386.
  • Tokarski A.K., Świerczewska A., 2005. Neofractures versus inherited fractures in structural analysis: A case study from Quaternary fluvial gravels (Outer Carpathians, Poland). Ann. Geol. Soc. Pol., 75: 95-104.
  • Márton E., Tokarski A.K., Halász D., 2004. Late Miocene counterclockwise rotation of the Pieniny andesites at the contact of the Inner and Outer Carpathians. Geologica Carpathica, 55: 411-419.
  • Świerczewska A., Tokarski A.K., Ryłko W., Tomaś A., 2003. T hermal structure of Świątkowa and Klęczany-Limanowa tectonic windows (Polish segment of the Outer Carpathians) basing on clay minerals. Mineralogical Society of Poland, Special Papers, 23: 169-171.
  • Zuchiewicz W., Tokarski A.K., Jarosiński M., Márton E., 2002. Late Miocene to present day structural development of the Polish segment of the Outer Carpathians. Stephan Mueller Special Publication Series, 3: 185 - 202
  • Świerczewska A., Tokarski A.K., Hurai V., 2000. Joints and mineral veins during structural evolution: case study from the Outer Carpathians (Poland). Geological Quaterly, 44: 333-9.
  • Márton E., Mastella L. & Tokarski A.L., 1999. Large counterclockwise rotations of the Inner West Carpathians Paleogene Flysch - Evidence from Paleomagnetic investigations of the Podhale Flysch (Poland). Physics and Chemistry of the Earth (A), 8: 645-9.
  • Świerczewska A., Hurai V., Tokarski A.K & Kopciowski R., 1999. Quartz mineralization in the Magura nappe (Poland): a combined microstructural and microthemometry approach. Geologica Carpathica, 50: 174-7.
  • Tokarski A.K., Zuchiewicz W. & Świerczewska A., 1999. The influence of early joints on structural development of thrust-and-fold belts: A case study from the Outer Carpathians (Poland). Geologica Carpathica, 50: 178-80.
  • Zuchiewicz W. & Tokarski, 1999. Tertiary stress field in the Polish Outer Carpathians: Insights from the study of joints. Geologica Carpathica, 50: 183-4.
  • Świerczewska A., Tokarski A.K., 1998. Deformation bands and the history of folding in the Magura nappe, Western Outer Carpathians (Poland). Tectonophysics, 297: 73-90.
  • Tokarski A.K., Zuchiewicz W., 1998. Popękane klasty w stożku Domańskiego Wierchu: Przyczynek do rekonstrukcji ewolucji pola naprężeń w rejonie Kotliny Orawskiej (Karpaty) podczas neogenu i czwartorzędu. [ Fractured clasts in the Domański Wierch series: Contribution to structural evolution of the Orava Basin (Carpathians, southern Poland) during Neogene through Quaternary times ]. XXX Przegląd Geologiczny, 46: 62-6.
  • Tokarski A.K., Świerczewska A., 1998. History of folding in the Magura nappe, Outer Carpathians, Poland. In: H.-P. Rossmanith (ed.) Mechanics of faulted and jointed rock: 125-30. Balkema.
  • Tokarski A.K., Świerczewska A., Doktor M., 1997. Miers Bluff Formation, Livingston Island (South Shetland Islands): Diagenesis/Metamorphism and early stage of structural development. In: C.A. Ricci (ed.) The Antarctic region: Geological evolution and processes: 409-16. Terra Antartica Publication
  • Tokarski A.K., Świerczewska A,. Banaś M., 1995. Deformation bands and early folding in Lower Eocene flysch sandstone, Outer Carpathians, Poland. In: H.-P. Rossmanith (ed.) Mechanics of jointed and faulted rock: 323-7. Balkema.
  • Tokarski A.K., Pierce W.G., Piekarska E., Nelson W.H., 1994. A sedimentary origin for the "microbreccia" associated with the Heart Mountain detachment fault. Contributions to Geology, University of Wyoming, 30: 157-62.
  • Doktor M., Świerczewska A., Tokarski A.K., 1994. Lithostratigraphy and tectonics of the Miers Bluff Formation at Hurd Peninsula, Livingston Island (West Antarctica). Studia Geologica Polonica, 104: 41-104.
  • Tokarski A.K., 1991. Tectonics of Hank sequence (Upper Proterozoic) in the eastern part of Eglab massif, Reguibat shield (West African craton). Journal of African Earth Sciences, 12: 555-560.
  • Tokarski A.K., 1991. The Late-Cretacous - Cenozoic structural history of King George Island, South Shetland Islands, and its plate-tectonic setting. In: M.R.A. Thomson, J.A. Crame & J.W. Thomson (Eds.), Geological evolution of Antarctica: 493-497. Cambridge Univ. Press.
  • Pierce W.G., Nelson W.H., Tokarski A.K., Piekarska E., 1991. Heart Mountain, Wyoming, detachment lineations: Are they in microbreccia or in volcanic tuff?. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 103: 1133-1145.
  • Tokarski A.K., 1990. Dyke swarms as stress indicators: Two constrains. In: A.J. Parker, P.C. Rickwood and D.H. Tucker (eds), Mafic dykes and emplacement mechanisms: 101-104. Balkema.
  • Tokarski A.K., 1990. Eburnean (?) overthrust in the western part of the Eglab Massif, Reguibat uplift (West African craton). In: G. Rocci and M. Deschamps (eds), Recent data in African Earth Sciences, CIFEG Occasional Pbl., 1990/22: 71-74.
  • Tokarski A. K., 1987. Pan-African front in Eglab massif, Reguibat shield (West African craton). In: G. Matheis and H. Schandelmeier (eds) Current research in African earth sciences: 57-60. Balkema.
  • Tokarski A. K., 1987. Structural events in the South Shetland Islands (Antarctica). IV. Structural evolution of King George Island and regional implications. Studia Geologica Polonica, 93: 63-112.
  • Tokarski A. K., 1987. Structural events in the South Shetland Islands (Antarctica). III. Barton Horst, King George Island. Studia Geologica Polonica, 90: 7-38.
  • Tokarski A. K., 1984. Structural events in the South Shetland Islands (Antarctica). II. Tertiary volcanics and sediments south of Ezcurra Fault, King George Island. Studia Geologica Polonica, 79: 131-62.
  • Tokarski A. K., 1981. Structural events in the South Shetland Islands (Antarctica). I. The Polonez Cove Formation (Pliocene). Studia Geologica Polonica, 72: 89-95.
  • Tokarski A. K., 1978. O czwartorzędowym ciosie i uskoku w Kotlinie Sądeckiej - Zachodnie Karpaty Zewnętrzne (On Quaternary fault and jointing in Nowy Sącz Basin - Outer Western Carpathians, Poland). Ann. Geol. Soc. Pol., 48: 509-16.
  • Tokarski A. K., 1978. Orogenesis and morphogenesis of Outer Carpathians and plate tectonics. Studia Geomorphologica Carpatho-Balcanica, 12: 29-43.
  • Tokarski A. K., 1975. Geologia i geomorfologia okolic Ustrzyk Górnych - Polskie Karpaty Wschodnie (Geology and geomorphology of the Ustrzyki Górne area - Polish Eastern Carpathians). Studia Geologica Polonica, 48: 1-90.

Citation index: 872, index H : 15


Founder and leader of Galicia Tectonic Group

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