An evaluation of factors influencing pore pressure in accretionary complexes; implications for taper angle and wedge mechanics

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doi: 10.1029/2005JB003990
Author(s): Saffer, Demian M.; Bekins, Barbara A.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Pennsylvania State University, Department of Geosciences, University Park, PA, United States
Other:
U. S. Geological Survey, United States
Volume Title: Journal of Geophysical Research
Source: Journal of Geophysical Research, 111(B4), 21p. Publisher: American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0148-0227
Note: In English. 130 refs.; illus., incl. 3 tables
Year of Publication: 2006
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
IPOD International Phase of Ocean Drilling
Key Words: 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; Accretionary wedges; Alaska; Aleutian Islands; Cascadia subduction zone; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Faults; Geometry; Ground water; IPOD; Leg 66; Nankai Trough; North Pacific; Northwest Pacific; Numerical models; Pacific Ocean; Permeability; Physical properties; Plate boundaries; Plate tectonics; Pore pressure; Sensitivity analysis; Slabs; Southwestern Alaska; Subduction; Taper angle; Underthrust faults; United States; West Pacific
Coordinates: N155000 N162300 W0983000 W0993000
Record ID: 2006088068
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