2013 GSA Annual Meeting in Denver: 125th Anniversary of GSA (27-30 October 2013)
Session No. 92 Monday, 28 October 2013
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Colorado Convention Center: Room 504

Clastic Sediments: Precambrian to Recent, Experimental to Applied Studies

Neil J. Tabor, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 8:00 AM Introductory Remarks
92-18:15 AM GEOCHEMISTRY OF PALEAO TO MESOPROTEROZOIC METASEDIMENATY UNITS, LAWA-MAYASERA AREA, CHANDIL FORMATION, EASTERN INDIAN CRATON: IMPLICATIONS FOR PROVENANCE AND SOURCE AREA WEATHERING: CHANDAN, Karun Kumar1, JHA, Vandana1, KHATUN, Mousoma1, SINGH, Sahendra2, and VENKATESH, A.S.1, (1) Dept. of Applied Geology, Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, 826004, India, vandana.jha03@gmail.com, (2) Applied Geology, Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, 826004, India
92-28:30 AM SUSPECT MICROBIAL-INDUCED SEDIMENTARY STRUCTURES (MISS) IN FURONGIAN (UPPER CAMBRIAN; JIANGSHANIAN, SUNWAPTAN) STRATA OF THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY: EOFF, Jennifer D., U.S. Geological Survey, Central Energy Resources Science Center, Box 25046, Denver Federal Center, MS 939, Denver, CO 80225, jeoff@usgs.gov
92-38:45 AM THE MAKING OF A SANDSTONE COLOSSUS: TECTONICALLY & CLIMACTICALLY INDUCED FLUSHING OF 'NUBIAN' SANDS IN THE EARLY PALEOZOIC: HAGADORN, James W.1, LUTHI, Stefan M.2, and DONSELAAR, Marinus E.2, (1) Department of Earth Sciences, Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd, Denver, CO 80205, jwhagadorn@dmns.org, (2) Department of Geoscience and Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Delft, 2628 CN, Netherlands
92-49:00 AM DEEPWATER ATOKA FORMATION MUDROCK CHEMOPROVENANCE COMPARISONS FROM NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN OUACHITAS OF OKLAHOMA: IMPLICATIONS FOR RHEIC OCEAN CLOSURE: KERR, Dennis R., POSTELWAIT, Bethany, CORNELL, Winton, and BANJADE, Bharat, Department of Geosciences, The University of Tulsa, 800 South Tucker Drive, Tulsa, OK 74104, dennis-kerr@utulsa.edu
 9:15 AM Break
92-59:30 AM DOES THE MOENKOPI/CHINLE CONTACT REPRESENT A 10MY DEPOSITIONAL HIATUS ON THE COLORADO PLATEAU?: CHADWICK, Arthur V., Geology, Southwestern Adventist University, 100 Magnolia, Keene, TX 76059, chadwick@swau.edu and BRAND, Leonard R., Department of Earth and Biological Sciences, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA 92350
92-69:45 AM NEW PALEOCURRENT MEASUREMENTS IN THE LATE EOCENE CASTLE ROCK CONGLOMERATE, EAST-CENTRAL COLORADO: REMAPPING THE FLUVIAL SYSTEM: KELLER, Stephen M., Wheat Ridge, CO 80033, skeller@prodigy.net and MORGAN, Matthew L., Colorado School of Mines, Colorado Geological Survey, Golden, CO 80401
92-710:00 AM PETROGRAPHY, GEOCHEMISTRY AND DEPOSITIONAL MODEL OF ISPIKAN CONGLOMERATE, MAKRAN ACCRETIONARY PRISM, SOUTHWEST PAKISTAN: FAROOQUI, Muhammad Ahmed, DDP, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Defence Raod, Off Raiwind Road, Lahore, 54000, Pakistan, farooqui@ciitlahore.edu.pk and REHMAN, Khalil-Ur, Earth Sciences Division, Pakistan Museum of Natural History, Pakistan Science Foundation, Garden Avenue, Shakarparian, Islamabad, 44000, Pakistan
92-810:15 AM STRATIGRAPHIC, SEDIMENTOLOGIC, AND MINERALOGIC CHARACTERIZATION OF THE GOODENOUGH FORMATION (MIOCENE?), GRAND MESA, CO: COLE, Rex D., HOOD, William C., ASLAN, Andres, and BORMAN, Andrew, Physical and Environmental Sciences, Colorado Mesa University, 1100 North Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501, rcole@coloradomesa.edu
 10:30 AM Discussion
92-910:45 AM PLIO-PLEISTOCENE HISTORY OF THE ANTARCTIC CONTINENTAL MARGIN IN THE WEDDELL SEA, ADJACENT TO DRONNING MAUD LAND: CHIN, Shamar, Earth & Environmental Science, Wesleyan University, 265 Church Street, Room 455, Middletown, CT 06459, GROSS, Jason, Earth & Environmental Science, Wesleyan University, 265 Church Street, Middletown, CT 06459, jasonlgross@gmail.com, MARTIN, Danielle, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06349, and O'CONNELL, Suzanne, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Wesleyan University, 265 Church Street, Middletown, CT 06459
92-1011:00 AM AN ALTERNATIVE MEANDER MECHANISM FOR BRAIDED RIVERS: ALLEN, Sarah D., School of Geology, Energy and the Enviroment, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX 76129, sallen87@gmail.com and HOLBROOK, John, School of Geology, Energy and The Environment, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX 76129
92-1111:15 AM SCANNING ELECTRON MICROSCOPE OBSERVATIONS OF THE NATURE OF PORE-CONTAINING ORGANIC MATTER IN THERMALLY MATURE MUDROCKS: REED, Robert M., Bureau of Economic Geology, John A. and Katherine G. Jackson School of Geosciences, The Univ of Texas at Austin, Box X, University Station, Austin, TX 78713-8924, rob@alumni.utexas.net and LOUCKS, Robert G., Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, Box X, University Station, Austin, TX 78713
92-1211:30 AM “VOID SPACE” MADE REAL: IMAGING PORES IN SEDIMENTARY ROCKS: MILLIKEN, Kitty, Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78713, kittym@utexas.edu
 11:45 AM Concluding Remarks

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