FRAGILE EARTH: Geological Processes from Global to Local Scales and Associated Hazards (4-7 September 2011)
Session No. 1 Monday, 5 September 2011
08:45-10:40, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München: E 120 (Grosse Aula)

P1. Plenary: Global-Scale Processes: Global Plate Motions & Structure and Dynamics of the Earth's Mantle (LMU Fragile Earth Fund; German Science Foundation (DFG))

Hans-Peter Bunge, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 08:45 Introductory Remarks
1-108:50 THE EVOLUTION OF THE SOLID EARTH OVER THE PAST 200 MILLION YEARS: CONSTRAINTS FROM MANTLE STRUCTURE, PLATE TECTONIC HISTORY, AND SURFACE GEOLOGY: MÜLLER, R. Dietmar, School of Geosciences, University of Sydney, Madsen Blg F09, Sydney 2006 Australia, dietmar.muller@sydney.edu.au
1-209:25 MAPPING THE MANTLE WITH SEISMIC TOMOGRAPHY: KENNETT, Brian, Research School of Earth Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200 Australia, Brian.Kennett@anu.edu.au
1-310:00 THE DYNAMICS OF PLATE TECTONICS AND MANTLE FLOW: FROM LOCAL TO GLOBAL SCALES: GURNIS, Michael1, ALISIC, Laura1, STADLER, Georg2, BURSTEDDE, Carsten2, GHATTAS, Omar2, and WILCOX, Lucas2, (1) Seismological Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, 1200 E. California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91125, gurnis@gps.caltech.edu, (2) Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences, The University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712

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