Future integrated ICDP-IODP drilling of the Chicxulub impact crater; scientific targets

Author(s): Urrutia-Fucugauchi, Jaime; Morgan, J.; Gulick, S.; Christeson, G.; Barton, P.; Rebolledo, M.; Grieve, R.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Universidad Nacional Autönoma de México, Instituto de Geofisica, Mexico City, Mexico
Other:
Imperial College London, United Kingdom
University of Texas at Austin, United States
University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Centro de Investicion Cientifica de Yucatan, Mexico
Natural Resources Canada, Canada
Volume Title: European Geosciences Union general assembly 2008
Source: Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol.10; European Geosciences Union general assembly 2008, Vienna, Austria, April 13-18, 2008. Publisher: Copernicus GmbH on behalf of the European Geosciences Union (EGU), Katlenburg-Lindau, Germany. ISSN: 1029-7006
Note: In English. 3 refs.
Year of Publication: 2008
Research Program: IODP Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; 23 Surficial Geology, Geomorphology; Boreholes; Breccia; Cenozoic; Chicxulub Crater; Continental shelf; Cratering; Cretaceous; Crystalline rocks; Drilling; Hydrothermal alteration; Impact breccia; Impact craters; Impact features; Impact melts; Impactites; Integrated Ocean Drilling Program; International Continental Scientific Drilling Program; K-T boundary; Kinematics; Lower Paleocene; Melts; Mesozoic; Metamorphic rocks; Metamorphism; Metasomatism; Morphology; Paleocene; Paleogene; Peak rings; Ring structures; Shock metamorphism; Stratigraphic boundary; Suevite; Tertiary; Uplifts; Upper Cretaceous; Velocity; Yucatan Peninsula
Record ID: 2011014573
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