320 Continental and Marine Fold and Thrust Belts I

Oral Session
Topical Sessions


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Wednesday, 8 October 2008: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
George R. Brown Convention Center, 332CF

Luke A. Jensen , Hermann Lebit , Terry Pavlis and Rob Butler
1:30 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:45 PM
2:05 PM
Detachment-Style Folding in the Outer Fold and Thrust Belt of the Niger Delta
Olga V. Kostenko, Shell International Exploration and Production Inc; Steve Naruk, Shell International Exploration and Production Inc
2:20 PM
Passive Margin Fold and Thrust Belts
Hermann Lebit, Marathon Oil Company; Luke A. Jensen, Shell International Exploration and Production, Inc; Joy Thomas, Marathon Oil Company
2:35 PM
Active Tectonics of An Onshore-Offshore Fold-Thrust Belt Undergoing Intense Mass Redistribution by Erosion and Deposition: Initial Results from the ST. Elias Erosion and Tectonics Project (STEEP)
Terry L. Pavlis, University of Texas at El Paso; James B. Chapman, University of Texas, El Paso; Aaron L. Berger; James A. Spotila, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ; Eva Enkelmann; Ronald L. Bruhn, Univ of Utah; Kenneth Ridgway, Purdue University; Lindsay A. Worthington; Sean Gulick, The Univ of Texas at Austin
2:50 PM
Orogenic Response to Intense Quaternary Glaciation: The St. Elias Orogen, Alaska
Aaron L. Berger, ConocoPhillips Company; James A. Spotila, Virginia Tech; Sean P.S. Gulick, University of Texas, Austin; Terry L. Pavlis, University of Texas at El Paso; Phaedra Upton, University of Maine
3:05 PM
Temporal and Spatial Shifts in Deformation Pattern of a Glacially Impacted Submarine Fold-Thrust Belt, Northern Gulf of Alaska
Lindsay Lowe Worthington, University of Texas at Austin; Sean Gulick, The Univ of Texas at Austin; Terry Pavlis, UTEP
3:20 PM
3:35 PM
Factors Controlling the Evolution of the Perdido Fold Belt, Northwestern Gulf of Mexico, Determined from Numerical Modeling
Sofie Gradmann, Dalhousie University; Christopher Beaumont, Dalhousie University
3:55 PM
Bivergent Thrust Wedges Surrounding Island Arcs: Insights from Observations
Uri S. ten Brink, U.S. Geological Survey; Stephen Marshak, Univ. of Illinois; José-Luis Granja, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
4:25 PM
Cenozoic Thermal Evolution of the Darwin Complex and Related Terranes in Tierra Del Fuego
David J. Gombosi, University of South Carolina; David L. Barbeau Jr, University of South Carolina; John I. Garver, Union College; Peter W. Reiners, University of Arizona
4:40 PM
Numerical Investigation of the Energy Budget of Fault Evolution within Experimental and Natural Thrust Systems
Mario Del Castello, Univ of Massachusetts; Michele Cooke, Univ of Massachusetts
5:10 PM
5:25 PM
Concluding Remarks
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