Rifts and Passive Margins: Tectonics, Dynamics, Processes III Posters

Friday, 18 December 2015: 08:00-12:20
Poster Hall (Moscone South)
Primary Conveners:  Sascha Brune, University of Sydney, EarthByte Group, Sydney, Australia
Conveners:  Peter Dominic Clift, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, United States, Gwenn Péron-Pinvidic, Geological Survey of Norway, Trondheim, Norway and Giacomo Corti, Instituto di Geoscienze e Georisorse, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Florence, Italy
Chairs:  Sascha Brune, University of Sydney, EarthByte Group, Sydney, Australia and Peter Dominic Clift, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, United States
OSPA Liaisons:  Sascha Brune, University of Sydney, EarthByte Group, Sydney, Australia
Very early rift sedimentation in the Turkana depression (EARS, Kenya): example of the Topernawi Formation (58355)
Théa Ragon1, Alexis Nutz1, Mathieu Schuster2 and Jean-Freancois Ghienne1, (1)UMR 7516 CNRS-Université de Strasbourg, Institut de Physique du Globe de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France, (2)CNRS, Paris Cedex 16, France
The Central Lake Malawi (Nyasa) Rift: single or multiple rift segments? (74801)
Tannis McCartney1, Christopher A Scholz1, Donna J Shillington2, Natalie J Accardo2, Patrick R.N. Chindandali3 and Godson Kamihanda4, (1)Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, United States, (2)Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States, (3)Geological Survey of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi, (4)Geological Survey of Tanzania, Dodoma, Tanzania
3-D Evolutionary model of the oblique rift basins-the study of Central African Rifts (48334)
I-Wen Cheng1, Kenn-Ming Yang1, Jong-Chang Wu2 and Ta-Heng Hsiuan2, (1)NCKU National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, (2)CPC Corporation, Taiwan, Miaoli, Taiwan
The critical role of extension-orthogonal shears in oblique rift development (73223)
Guillaume Duclaux, University of Bergen, Department of Earth Science, Bergen, Norway, Ritske S Huismans, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway and Dave May, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
A 4D Analogue Modeling Study Assessing the Effects of Transtension and Inherited Structures on Rift Interaction (71883)
Frank Zwaan1, Guido Schreurs1, John Naliboff2 and Susanne JH Buiter3, (1)University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland, (2)Geological Survey of Norway, Geodynamics Team, Trondheim, Norway, (3)Geological Survey of Norway, Trondheim, Norway
Long-term coupling and feedbacks between surface processes and tectonics during rifting (77797)
Thomas Theunissen and Ritske S Huismans, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
Impact of Mafic Underplating and Mantle Depletion on Subsequent Extension: a Numerical Modeling Approach (58264)
Pauline Chenin, University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg Cedex, France, Luc L Lavier, Jackson School of Geosciences, Austin, TX, United States and Manatschal Gianreto, IPG, Strasbourg, France
Two-Dimensional Numerical Modeling Of Intracontinental Extension: A Case Study Of the Baikal Rift Formation (71776)
Haibin Yang, Zurab Chemia, Irina M Artemieva and Hans Thybo, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Role of the Strain History on the Modes of Continental Extension (60650)
V.Morena Salerno, Monash University, School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment, Melbourne, Australia and Fabio a Capitanio, Monash University, School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
3D Numerical Models of the Effect of Diking on the Faulting Pattern at Incipient Continental Rifts and Steady-State Spreading Centers (80842)
Xiaochuan Tian1,2, Eunseo Choi2 and W Roger Buck1, (1)Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University, Palisades, NY, United States, (2)Center for Earthquake Research and Information, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, United States
Lateral magma flow in sill-complexes: towards a paradigm shift in volcanology (64485)
Craig Magee1, James Muirhead2, Alex Karvelas3, Simon P Holford4, Christopher Aiden-Lee Jackson1, Ian D Bastow1, Nick Schofield5, Carl Stevenson6, Charlotte McLean7, William McCarthy8 and Olga Shtukert3, (1)Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom, (2)University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, United States, (3)Schlumberger Multiclient, London, United Kingdom, (4)University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia, (5)University of Aberdeen, Department of Geology and Petroleum Geology, Aberdeen, United Kingdom, (6)University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom, (7)Univeristy of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom, (8)University of St Andrews, St Andrews, United Kingdom
Preliminary Results on the Mechanics of the Active Mai’iu Low Angle Normal Fault (Dayman Dome), Woodlark Rift, SE Papua New Guinea (68474)
Timothy A Little1, Carolyn J Boulton2, Marcel Mizera1, Samuel McKeever Webber1, Juergen Oesterle1, Susan M Ellis3, Kevin P Norton4, Laura M Wallace5 and James Biemiller6, (1)Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand, (2)University of Liverpool, Earth, Ocean and Ecological Sciences, Liverpool, L69, United Kingdom, (3)GNS Science-Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences Ltd, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, (4)Victoria University of Wellington, School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences, Wellington, New Zealand, (5)University of Texas at Austin, Institute for Geophysics, Austin, TX, United States, (6)University of Texas, Austin, United States
Interpretation of the Crustal Structure Around the Northern Viking Graben Based on Recent Seismic Data: Assessment of Previous Models (78353)
Rosa E. Polanco-Ferrer1, Haakon Fossen2, Tore Odinsen3 and Stein Befring3, (1)University of Bergen, Department of Earth Science, Bergen, Norway, (2)University of Bergen, Department of Geoscience, Bergen, Norway, (3)Statoil ASA, Exploration, Bergen, Norway
How Do Normal Faults Grow? (81666)
Christopher Aiden-Lee Jackson1, Rebecca E Bell2, Atle Rotevatn3 and Anette Broch Mathisen Tvedt3, (1)Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom, (2)Imperial College London, London, SW7, United Kingdom, (3)University of Bergen, Earth Science, Bergen, Norway
Numerical model of the transition from continental rifting to oceanization: the case study of the Ligure-Piemontese ocean. (79252)
Anna Maria Marotta1, Manuel Roda1, Katya Conte2 and M. Iole Spalla1, (1)Università degli Studi di Milano, Department of Earth Science, Milano, Italy, (2)Schlumberger Information Solutions, Milano, Italy
Structural, igneous and metamorphic footprints of Pangea break-up preserved in the subducted Austroalpine continental lithosphere of the European Alps. (79339)
M. Iole Spalla1, Guido Gosso2, Gisella Rebay3, Manuel Roda2, Davide Zanoni2 and Michele Zucali2, (1)Organization Not Listed, Washington, DC, United States, (2)Università degli Studi di Milano, Department of Earth Science, Milano, Italy, (3)University of Pavia, Dip. Scienze della Terra e dell’Ambiente, Pavia, Italy
Tectono-sedimentary evolution of the Permian–Triassic extension event in the Zagros basin (Iran): results from analogue modelling (58319)
Mehrdad Madani-kivi and Gernold Zulauf, Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
Reconstruction of the Ogcheon Rift Basin and Pre-Cenozoic Tectonic Evolution of the Central Ogcheon Belt, Korea (64054)
Ji-Hoon Kang, Andong National University, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences College of Natural Sciences, Andong, South Korea
Sedimentary Record of the Back-Arc Basins of South-Central Mexico: an Evolution from Extensional Basin to Carbonate Platform. (74989)
Maria Isabel Sierra-Rojas, Roberto S Molina-Garza and Timothy F Lawton, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
Carol A Stein, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, United States, Jonas Kley, Georg-August-Universitaet Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany, Seth A Stein, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, United States, John P Craddock, Macalester College, Geology, St. Paul, MN, United States and David H Malone, Illinois State University, Geography-Geology, Normal, IL, United States
Configuration of Miocene Basins Along the Santa Cruz-Catalina Ridge, California Continental Borderland (83911)
Alivia Renae Stoller, Legg Geophysical, Huntington Beach, CA, United States
Formation of Continental Fragments: The Tamayo Bank, Gulf of California (65791)
Rediet Abera1, Jolante van Wijk2 and Gary J Axen2, (1)University of Houston, Houston, TX, United States, (2)New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Socorro, NM, United States
Gravity and Seismic Investigations of the Northern Rio Grande Rift, New Mexico (81721)
Lawrence W Braile, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States
Evolution of an Interbasin Mountain-Block Extensional Accommodation Zone Within the Central Colorado Rio Grande Rift, USA (86255)
Scott Alan Minor, Jonathan Saul Caine, Chris Fridrich and Mark Ransom Hudson, USGS, Denver, CO, United States
Slip re-orientation in the oblique Abiquiu embayment, northern Rio Grande rift (86473)
Yiduo Liu, Michael Andrew Murphy and Ross A Andrea, University of Houston, Houston, TX, United States
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