Session No. 13 Monday, April 9, 2001

1:20 PM-4:30 PM, Sheraton Universal: Studio I
T5. Tectonics of Eastern Asia with Emphasis on Tibet and Adjacent Regions
Gregory A. Davis and An Yin, Presiding
Start Time
1:20 PM Introductory Remarks
1:30 PM TECTONICS OF THE TIBETAN PLATEAU- THE VIEW FROM THE SPACE SHUTTLE: MUEHLBERGER, William R., Geological Sciences, Univ of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, wmuehl@mail.utexas.edu.
2:10 PM DID TARIM (+NORTH CHINA) COLLIDE WITH QIANGTANG (+SOUTH CHINA) IN BOTH THE DEVONIAN AND THE TRIASSIC?: COWGILL, Eric and KAPP, Paul, Department of Earth and Space Sciences, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, ecowgill@ess.ucla.edu
2:30 PM DOES THE PALEOZOIC TECTONIC HISTORY OF QIANGTANG RECORD THE FORMATION AND BREAK-UP OF A DEVONIAN SUPERCONTINENT?: KAPP, Paul and COWGILL, Eric, Department of Earth and Space Sciences, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, pkapp@ucla.edu
2:50 PM Break
3:10 PM INTERACTION OF PALEOZOIC AND CENOZOIC DEFORMATION IN THE QILIAN SHAN AND NAN SHAN REGION, WESTERN CHINA: A TECTONIC MODEL: YIN, An1, GEHRELS, George2, CHEN, Xuanhua3, and WANG, Xiao-Feng3, (1) Department of Earth and Space Sciences, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, yin@ess.ucla.edu, (2) Department of Geosciences, Univ of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, (3) Institute of Geomechanics, Beijing, 100081, China
3:30 PM OROCLINAL BENDING SOUTH OF THE ALTYN TAGH FAULT SYSTEM: CONSTRAINTS FOR THE TOTAL OFFSET: DUPONT-NIVET, G.1, ROBINSON, D.1, YIN, A.2, and BUTLER, R. F.1, (1) Geosciences, Univ of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, gdn@geo.arizona.edu, (2) Department of Earth and Space Sciences, Univ of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095
3:50 PM NEOGENE MAGNETOSTRATIGRAPHY IN THE GUIDE-GONGHE BASIN (NE TIBET) AND THE TECTONIC UPLIFT OF THE TIBETAN PLATEAU: PARES, Josep M.1, VAN DER VOO, Rob1, FANG, X.2, and YAN, Maodu1, (1) Dept. geological sciences, Univ of michigan, 2534 C.C. Little Building, Ann Arbor, MI 48176, jmpares@umich.edu, (2) Dept. of Geography, Univ of Lanzhou, Lanzhou, Gansu, 730000, China
4:10 PM PALEOMAGNETIC DATA AND CENOZOIC TECTONIC ROTATIONS IN NORTHERN INDOCHINA, WITH IMPLICATIONS FOR MIDDLE CENOZOIC EXTRUSION OF CRUST SOUTH OF THE AILAO SHAN SHEAR ZONE: GEISSMAN, John W.1, BURCHFIEL, B. C.2, WANG, E.3, CHEN, L.4, and YIN, J.4, (1) Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Univ of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131-1116, jgeiss@unm.edu, (2) Department of EAPS, M.I.T, Cambridge, MA 02139, (3) Institute of Geology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, (4) Institute of Geol Sciences, 33 Baita Road, Kunming, Yunnan, China

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