Superfast sedimentation and submarine slides, Gulf of Mexico continental slope; insights into transport processes from fabrics and geotechnical data

Author(s): Behrmann, J. H.; Meissl, S.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Leibniz-Institut für Meereswissenschaften, Marine Geodynamics, Kiel, Germany
Volume Title: IODP-ICDP Kolloquium 2010
Source: p.29-31; IODP-ICDP Kolloquium 2010, Frankfurt, Germany, March 9-11, 2010. Publisher: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, Bonn, Germany
Note: In English. 3 refs.; illus.
Year of Publication: 2010
Research Program: IODP Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; Anisotropy; Atlantic Ocean; Boreholes; Continental margin; Continental slope; Cores; Expedition 308; Fabric; Friction angles; Gulf of Mexico; IODP Site U1322; IODP Site U1324; Integrated Ocean Drilling Program; Magnetic properties; Magnetic susceptibility; Marine sediments; Mass movements; Mechanical properties; Mississippi Delta; North Atlantic; Northern Gulf of Mexico; Paleomagnetism; Physical properties; Porosity; Sediment transport; Sediments; Shear strength; Slumping; Transport; Triaxial tests; United States; Ursa Basin
Coordinates: N280600 N280600 W0890100 W0890200
N280500 N280500 W0890800 W0890800
Record ID: 2012006370
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