Backbone of the Americas—Patagonia to Alaska, (3–7 April 2006)
Session No. 16 Friday, 7 April 2006
8:30 AM-12:30 PM, Congress & Exhibition Center: Aula Magna

T5. Processes, Comparisons and Other Cordilleran Issues III

 Paper #Start Time
16-18:30 AM THE ORIGIN OF HOT, THIN MANTLE LITHOSPHERE IN CONTINENTAL SUBDUCTION ZONE BACKARCS: CURRIE, Claire A., HUISMANS, Ritske S., and BEAUMONT, Christopher, Department of Oceanography, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS B3H 4J1, Canada, claire.currie@dal.ca
16-28:50 AM PERSPECTIVES ON THE ANDEAN ARC FROM THE IZU-BONIN-MARIANA ARC SYSTEM IN THE WESTERN PACIFIC: STERN, Robert, Department of Geosciences, The Univ of Texas at Dallas, 2601 North Floyd Road, P.O. Box 830688, MS FO21, Richardson, TX 75083-0688, rjstern@utdallas.edu, FRYER, Patricia, SOEST/HIGP, U Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96822, KLEMPERER, Simon, Department of Geophysics, Stanford Univ, Mitchell Earth Sciences Building, 397 Panama Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, PLANK, Terry, Earth Sciences, Boston Univ, 685 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215, TAKAHASHI, Narumi, JAMSTEC, 3173-25 Showwa-machi, Kanazawa-ku, Yokohama, 236-0001, Japan, WIENS, Douglas, Dept. Earth & Planetary Sciences, Washington University, One Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO 63130, and SHAW, Alison, Geology & Geophysics, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA 02543
16-39:10 AM FOUR-DIMENSIONAL STRUCTURAL EVOLUTION OF THE SUBDUCTING PACIFIC PLATE ALONG THE WESTERN PACIFIC MARGIN: MILLER, Meghan S. and KENNETT, Brian L.N., Research School of Earth Sciences, The Australian National University, Mills Road, Building 61, Canberra, 0200, Australia, meghan.miller@anu.edu.au
16-49:30 AM THE VIABILITY OF THREE SIMULTANEOUS MELTING MECHANISMS AT VOLCANIC ARCS: CONDER, James A., Earth and Planetary Sciences, Washington University, Campus Box 1169, St. Louis, MO 63130, conder@seismo.wustl.edu
16-59:50 AM SLAB BREAKOFF, PLATE INTERACTIONS, AND THE EXHUMATION OF HIGH- AND ULTRAHIGH-PRESSURE ROCKS: SECOR, Donald T. Jr, Department of Geological Sciences, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, donsecor@bellsouth.net
 10:10 AM Break
16-610:30 AM SUBDUCTION CHANNEL MODEL FOR ACCRETION, SEDIMENT SUBDUCTION, AND TECTONIC EROSION AT CONVERGENT PLATE MARGINS: EFFECTS OF SUBDUCTING BATHYMETRIC HIGHS: CLOOS, Mark, Geological Sciences, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, cloos@mail.utexas.edu
16-710:50 AM LITHOCHEMICAL EXPLORATION TOOLS REVISITED: MNO AND REE: HASCHKE, M., School of Earth, Ocean and Planetary Sciences, Cardiff University, Park Place, Cardiff, CF14 3QE, United Kingdom, HaschkeM@cardiff.ac.uk and PEARCE, Julian A., Earth Sciences, Cardiff Univ, P.O.Box 914, Cardiff, CF10 3YE, United Kingdom
16-811:10 AM FOREARC BASIN INVERSION BETWEEN THE CHILE RISE AND JUAN FERNÁNDEZ RIDGE CAUSED BY GLACIAL AGE TRENCH FILL: MELNICK, Daniel and ECHTLER, Helmut, P., GFZ Potsdam, Telegrafenberg, Potsdam, 14473, Germany, melnick@gfz-potsdam.de
16-911:30 AM ANDEAN GEODYNAMICS - CONTRIBUTIONS FROM GPS: SMALLEY, Robert Jr1, BEVIS, Michael G.2, KENDRICK, Eric2, BROOKS, Benjamin A.3, LAURIA, Eduardo4, and MATURANA, Rodrigo5, (1) Center for Earthquake Research and Information, University of Memphis, 3876 Central Ave, Suite 1, Memphis, TN 38152, smalley@ceri.memphis.edu, (2) Geodetic Science, Ohio State University, 470 Hitchcock Hall, 2070 Neil Ave, Columbus, OH 43210, (3) Univ Hawaii - Manoa, 1680 East-West Rd Post 602, Honolulu, HI 96822, (4) Geodesy, Instituto Geografico Militar - Argentina, Cabildo 381, Buenos Aires, 1426, Argentina, (5) Geodesy, Instituto Geografico Militar - Chile, Nueva Santa Isabel 1640, Santiago, 4623, Chile
16-1011:50 AM THE NORTH AMERICAN CORDILLERA: ANOMALY OR MODEL OROGEN?: HATCHER, Robert D. Jr, Earth and Planetary Sciences and Science Alliance Center of Excellence, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996-1410, bobmap@utk.edu

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