Experimental and observational constraints on the mechanical behaviour in the toes of accretionary prisms

Author(s): Karig, Daniel E.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Cornell Univ., Dep. Geol. Sci., Ithaca, NY, United States
Manchester Univ., United Kingdom
Volume Title: Deformation mechanisms, rheology and tectonics
Volume Author(s): Knipe, Robert J., editor; Rutter, E. H.
Source: Geological Society Special Publications, Vol.54, p.383-398; International conference on Tectonics and microstructures, Leeds, United Kingdom, Mar. 1989, edited by Robert J. Knipe and E. H. Rutter. Publisher: Geological Society of London, London, United Kingdom. ISSN: 0305-8719 CODEN: GSLSBW
Note: In English. 45 refs.; illus. incl. sects.
Year of Publication: 1990
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; 16 Structural Geology; Accretionary wedges; Antilles; Atlantic Ocean; Brittle deformation; Caribbean Sea; Caribbean region; Controls; Deformation; Ductile deformation; Experimental studies; Field studies; Leg 110; Lesser Antilles; Nankai Trough; North American Atlantic; North Atlantic; North Pacific; Northwest Pacific; Observations; Ocean Drilling Program; Ocean floors; Oceanography; Pacific Ocean; Plate convergence; Porous materials; Sediments; Stress; West Indies; West Pacific
Coordinates: N153133 N153224 W0584207 W0585106
Record ID: 1991030207
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