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
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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