Indenter growth in analogue models of Alpine-type deformation
1999 (English)In: TECTONICS, ISSN 0278-7407, Vol. 18, no 1, 119-128 p.Article in journal (Other scientific) Published
A series of analogue experiments were carried out to simulate continental convergence, as seen in a profile through the Central Alps. A rigid indenter, representing the Adriatic plate, was driven laterally into a sand pack representing the brittle upper c
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1999. Vol. 18, no 1, 119-128 p.
METAMORPHIC ROCKS; SWISS ALPS; COMPRESSIONAL OROGENS; CONTINENTAL COLLISION; EXTRUSION TECTONICS; WESTERN ALPS; ITALIAN ALPS; SUBDUCTION; INDENTATION; EXHUMATION
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-27772OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-27772DiVA: diva2:55668
Addresses: Bonini M, CNR, Ctr Studio Geol Appennino & Catene Perimediterran, Via G La Pira 4, I-50121 Florence, Italy. CNR, Ctr Studio Geol Appennino & Catene Perimediterran, I-50121 Florence, Italy. Univ Florence, Dipartimento Sci Terra, I-50121 Florence2007-04-122007-04-122011-01-14