Mechanical compaction and the brittle-ductile transition in porous rocks; geological implications for accretionary wedge aseismicity

Author(s): Zhang, Jiaxiang
Source: 233p. Institution: SUNY, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, United States
Note: In English. Doctoral dissertation
Year of Publication: 1991
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 16 Structural Geology; Accretion; Berea Sandstone; Brittle deformation; Clastic rocks; Compaction; Deformation; Ductile deformation; Experimental studies; Failures; Faults; Grain size; Hydrostatic pressure; Kayenta Formation; Leg 131; Mechanism; Mesozoic; Nankai Trough; North Pacific; Northwest Pacific; Ocean Drilling Program; Pacific Ocean; Paleozoic; Plate boundaries; Porosity; Porous materials; Pressure; Sandstone; Sedimentary rocks; Shear; Stress; Thrust faults; Triassic; Triaxial tests; Upper Triassic; West Pacific
Coordinates: N322105 N322111 E1345646 E1345634
Record ID: 1992069597
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