Session No. T8 Monday, June 25, 2001

10:00 AM-12:30 PM, Edinburgh International Conference Centre: Tinto
T8. Tectonosedimentary Process Interaction at Global Ocean Margins: Holistic Strategies for Earth System Modelling–I
Paul Egerton, Garry Karner and Ed Derbyshire, Presiding
Start Time
10:00 AM Introductory Remarks
10:05 AM GEOLOGICAL RESEARCH ON OCEAN MARGINS: TRENDS AND POSSIBILITIES: HAQ, Bilal U., National Sci Foundation, 4201 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22230-0001, bhaq@nsf.gov.
10:35 AM UNESCO'S ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAMMES AND OCEAN MARGINS: EDER, F. Wolfgang, Division of Earth Sciences, UNESCO, 1, rue Miollis, PARIS Cedex 15 75732 France, w.eder@unesco.org.
11:05 AM SEDIMENTARY PROCESSES RELATING TO A GIANT LANDSLIDE ON THE CANARY ISLANDS AT THE END OF THE LAST ICE AGE: WEAVER, Philip and MASSON, Douglas, Challenger Division, Southampton Oceanography Centre, Empress Dock, Southampton, SO14 3ZH, United Kingdom, p.weaver@soc.soton.ac.uk
11:25 AM Break
11:30 AM HOW VISCOSITY AND DENSITY STRATIFICATION CHANGES SUBMARINE MASS-FLOW BEHAVIOUR: TALLING, Peter J.1, AMY, Lawrence1, PEAKALL, Jeffrey2, MCCAFFREY, William2, SPARKS, Steve1, WOODS, Andrew3, GLADSTONE, Charlotte3, WYNN, Russell4, and WEAVER, Philip4, (1) Department of Earth Sciences, Bristol Univ, Queens Road, Bristol, BS8 1RJ, United Kingdom, Peter.Talling@bris.ac.uk, (2) School of Earth Sciences, Leeds Univ, Leeds, LS2 9JT, United Kingdom, (3) B.P. Institute, Cambridge Univ, Cambridge, CB2 1TS, United Kingdom, (4) Challenger Division, Southampton Oceanography Centre, European Way, Southampton, SO14 3ZH, United Kingdom
11:50 AM CONTINENTAL BREAK-UP IN A PLUME PROVINCE: INSIGHTS FROM THE SOUTHERN RED SEA: EBINGER, Cynthia J.1, WOLFENDEN, Ellen1, YIRGU, Gezahegn2, GLOAGUEN, Richard1, UKSTINS, Ingrid1, and UKSTINS, Ingrid3, (1) Univ London - Royal Holloway, Royal Holloway, Egham, Surrey, TW200EX, United Kingdom, c.ebinger@gl.rhul.ac.uk, (2) Department of Geology and Geophysics, Addis Ababa Univ, PO Box 1176, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, (3) Danish Lithosphere Centre, 10 Oester Voldgade, 1350 Copenhagen K, Denmark
12:10 PM UNDERSTANDING THE STRUCTURAL ATTRIBUTES AND UNDERLYING CONTROLS OF CONTINENTAL MARGIN ARCHITECTURE: CROSSING THE ONSHORE-OFFSHORE DIVIDE: HOLDSWORTH, Robert E.1, MCCAFFREY, Kenneth J.W.1, SLEIGHT, Janine M.1, WATTS, Lee M.1, ENGLAND, Richard W.2, MCALLISTER, Eddie3, and KNIPE, Rob J.3, (1) Geological Sciences, Univ of Durham, South Road, Durham, DH1 3LE, United Kingdom, r.e.holdsworth@durham.ac.uk, (2) Geology, Univ of Leicester, University Rd, Leicester, LE1 7RH, United Kingdom, (3) Rock Deformation Research, Earth Sciences, Univ of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, United Kingdom

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