Session No. G8 Thursday, June 28, 2001

1:30 PM-4:40 PM, Edinburgh International Conference Centre: Sidlaw
G8. Timing and Rates in Earth System Processes
Larry Snee, Gary Landis, Martin Menzies and William M. Phillips, Presiding
Start Time
1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
1:35 PM CORAL REEFS AND GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE: ANTHROPOGENIC IMPACTS VERSUS RAPID SEA LEVEL RISE: MCCULLOCH, Malcolm T., Research School of Earth Sciences, Australian National Univ, Canberra Australia, Malcolm.McCulloch@anu.edu.au.
2:05 PM ASSESSING THE ABRUPTNESS OF CLIMATE CHANGE VIA STATISTICAL AND SPECTRAL STUDY OF ICE CORE ISOTOPIC RECORDS: DRUMMOND, Carl N., Indiana Univ/Purdue Univ - Fort Wayne, 2101 E Coliseum Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1445, drummond@ipfw.edu and WILKINSON, Bruce H., Univ Michigan - Ann Arbor, 425 E University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1063,
2:25 PM INVESTIGATING CLIMATIC CHANGE IN THE DRY VALLEYS OF EASTERN ANTARCTICA WITH TEPHRACHRONOLOGY AND COSMOGENIC NUCLIDE SURFACE EXPOSURE DATING: PHILLIPS, William M., Department of Geography, Univ of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH8 9XP, United Kingdom, wmp@geo.ed.ac.uk, MARCHANT, David A., Department of Earth Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, LEWIS, Adam R., Department of Earth Sciences, Boston Univ, Boston, MA 02155, LANDIS, Gary P., U.S. Geol Survey, Denver Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225, and VANDENHEUVEL, Brett, Department of Geological Sciences, University of Maine, Orono, Orono, ME 04469,
2:45 PM THE OS AND SR ISOTOPIC RECORD OF HIMALAYAN PALEORIVERS: HIMALAYAN TECTONICS AND INFLUENCE ON OCEAN CHEMISTRY: CHESLEY, J. T., RUIZ, J., and QUADE, J., Dept of Geosciences, Univ of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, jchesley@geo.arizona.edu
3:05 PM Break
3:15 PM DETERMINING THE RATES AND TIMING OF EXHUMATION IN THE HIMALAYAN OROGEN: CONSTRAINTS FROM AR-AR DATING OF DETRITAL MICAS FROM THE FORELAND BASIN SEDIMENTARY RECORD, PAKISTAN: NAJMAN, Yani, Department of Geology & Geophysics, Univ of Edinburgh, Kings Buildings, West Mains Rd, Edinburgh, EH9 3JW, United Kingdom, y.najman@glg.ed.ac.uk, PRINGLE, Malcolm, SUERC, Scottish Enterprise Technology Park, Rankine Avenue, East Kilbride, G75 0QF, United Kingdom, GARZANTI, Eduardo, Dipartimento Scienze Geologiche e Geotecnologie, UNIVERSITA' DI MILANO-BICOCCA, Piazza della Scienza 4, Milano, 20126, Italy, STIX, John, McGill Univ, 3450 University St, Montreal, QC H3A 2A7, Canada, and KHAN, Imran, Paleontology and stratigraphy branch, Geol Survey of Pakistan, Sariab Road, Quetta, Pakistan,
3:35 PM ESTABLISHING CONTEMPORANEITY AND DURATION OF MAGMATISM IN THE JURASSIC GONDWANA LARGE IGNEOUS PROVINCE: ELLIOT, D. H.1, FLEMING, T. H.2, FOLAND, K. A.1, and ZHANG, X.1, (1) Geological Sciences, Ohio State Univ, Columbus, OH 43210, elliot.1@osu.edu, (2) Earth Science Department, Southern Connecticut State Univ, New Haven, CT 06515
3:55 PM RATES AND TIMING OF OROGENY AND ACCRETION ALONG THE PALEOZOIC EASTERN AUSTRALIA MARGIN OF GONDWANA: FOSTER, David A.1, GRAY, David R.2, SPAGGIARI, Catherine V.2, OFFLER, Robin3, and HARTLEY, Michael1, (1) Univ Florida, PO Box 112120, Gainesville, FL 32611-2120, dfoster@geology.ufl.edu, (2) Monash Univ, Wellington Rd, Clayton, VIC 3168, Australia, (3) Geology, Univ of New Castle, New Castle
4:15 PM AR DATING OF CLAY GOUGE IN SHALLOW CRUSTAL FAULTS; CANADIAN ROCKIES: VAN DER PLUIJM, Ben1, HALL, Chris1, VROLIJK, Peter2, and PEVEAR, David3, (1) Geological Sciences, Univ of Michigan, 4534 CC Little Building, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1063, vdpluijm@umich.edu, (2) ExxonMobil Upstream Rsch Co, Houston, TX 77252-2189, (3) ExxonMobil Upstream Research Co, Houston, TX 77252-2189
4:35 PM Concluding Remarks

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