Session No. 15 Thursday, April 5, 2001

1:00 PM-5:00 PM, Sheraton Capital Center Hotel: Hannover Ballroom III
Structural Geology and Tectonics
David E. Blake and James F. Tull, Presiding
Start Time
1:00 PM IMPLICATIONS OF A PALINSPASTIC MAP FOR THE STRATIGRAPHIC AND TECTONIC FRAMEWORK OF THE ALABAMA-GEORGIA APPALACHIAN THRUST BELT: BAYONA, Germán and THOMAS, William A., Department of Geological Sciences, Univ of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506-0053, gbayo2@pop.uky.edu
1:20 PM 3-D STRUCTURE BENEATH THE MIDDLE ORDOVICIAN TELLICO-SEVIER SYNCLINORIUM, SE AND NE TENNESSEE: HATCHER, Robert D.1, WHISNER, Jennifer B.1, and MCCOWN, Michael W.2, (1) Department of Geological Sciences, Univ of Tennessee, 306 Geology Building, Knoxville, TN 37996-1410, bobmap@utk.edu, (2) Tengasco, Inc, Suite 500 Medical Arts Building, Knoxville, TN 37902
1:40 PM THE MULBERRY ROCK GNEISS STRUCTURAL RECESS OF NORTHWESTERN GEORGIA: GRENVILLE BASEMENT OR PALEOZOIC INTRUSION?: HOLM, Christopher S., Department of Geological Sciences, The Florida State University, 108 Carraway Building, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4100, holm@gly.fsu.edu.
2:00 PM COVER STRATIGRAPHY AND STRUCTURE OF THE FORT MOUNTAIN BASEMENT MASSIF, NORTH GEORGIA BLUE RIDGE: TULL, James F., Geological Sciences, Florida State Univ, Tallahassee, FL 32306, tull@gly.fsu.edu.
2:20 PM POLYPHASE FOLDING IN THE SIX MILE THRUST SHEET (INNER PIEDMONT), TAYLORS QUADRANGLE, GREENVILLE COUNTY, SOUTH CAROLINA: HOWARD, S.1, BLACKWELL, S.2, and MACLEAN, J.2, (1) S. C. Department of Natural Resources, Geological Survey, 5 Geology Road, Columbia, SC 29212, howard@water.dnr.state.sc.us, (2) Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Furman Univ, Greenville, SC 29613
2:40 PM TIMING OF BRITTLE FAULTING ON PAX MOUNTAIN: A CHICKEN OR THE EGG QUESTION APPLICABLE TO PIEDMONT MAPPING: CLENDENIN, C. W., S.C. Dept. of Natural Resources, Geological Survey, 5 Geology Road, Columbia, SC 29212, clendenin@dnr.state.sc.us and GARIHAN, J. M., Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Furman Univ, Greenville, SC 29613
3:00 PM Break
3:20 PM DUCTILE-BRITTLE RELATIONSHIPS ON THE WESTERN FLANK OF THE RALEIGH METAMORPHIC BELT, NORTH CAROLINA: BLAKE, David E.1, CLARK, Tyler W.2, STODDARD, Edward F.3, HAMES, Willis E.4, HELLER, Matthew J.5, GRIMES, William S.3, ROBITAILLE, Kenneth R.1, and HIBBARD, James P.3, (1) Dept. of Earth Sciences, UNC–Wilmington, Wilmington, NC 28403, blaked@uncwil.edu, (2) NC Geol Survey, P.O. Box 27687, Raleigh, NC 27611, (3) Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, NCSU, Raleigh, NC 27695, (4) Department of Geology, Auburn Univ, 210 Petrie Hall, Auburn, AL 36849, (5) Groundwater Section, NC Div of Water Quality, Mooresville, NC 28115
3:40 PM LATE PERMIAN 40AR/39AR AGE OF BRITTLE-DUCTILE DEFORMATION WITHIN THE JONESBORO FAULT ZONE ADJACENT TO THE MESOZOIC DEEP RIVER BASIN, NORTH CAROLINA: HAMES, Willis E.1, CLARK, Timothy W.2, BLAKE, David E.3, HIBBARD, James P.4, and STODDARD, Edward F.4, (1) Department of Geology, Auburn Univ, 210 Petrie Hall, Auburn, AL 36849, hameswe@auburn.edu, (2) N.C. Geol Survey, 1612 MSC, Raleigh, NC 27699-1612, (3) Dept. of Earth Sciences, UNC–Wilmington, Wilmington, NC 28403, (4) Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, NCSU, Raleigh, NC 27695
4:00 PM TERRANE RELATIONSHIPS ACROSS THE TAR RIVER AREA, FRANKLIN AND GRANVILLE COUNTIES, EASTERN PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA: ROBITAILLE, Kenneth R., BLAKE, David E., and O SHAUGHNESSY, Thomas B., Dept. of Earth Sciences, UNC–Wilmington, 601 South College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403, robitaillek@uncwil.edu
4:20 PM LATE-OROGENIC EXTENSION IN THE SOUTHERNMOST APPALACHIANS COMPARED WITH THE NORTHERN CALEDONIDES: A KINEMATIC PATTERN OF COLLAPSE?: CARTER, Brad T., Department of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, North Carolina State Univ, Raleigh, NC 27695, btcarter@unity.ncsu.edu, STELTENPOHL, Mark G., Department of Geology, Auburn Univ, 210 Petrie Hall, Auburn, AL 36849, and ANDRESEN, Arild, Department of Geology, Univ of Oslo, 1047 Blindern 0316 Oslo, Norway
4:40 PM IN SITU MEASUREMENTS OF SEISMIC VELOCITY ACROSS AN EXPOSED BRITTLE FAULT ZONE: SAYED, Ali Y.1, HOLE, John A.1, and TOBIN, Harold J.2, (1) Geological Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24060-0420, asayed@vt.edu, (2) Earth and Environmental Sciences, New Mexico Tech, Socorro, NM 87801

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