Mountain Building in the Uralides: Pangea to the Present by Dennis Brown, Christopher Juhlin, Victor Puchkov

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By Dennis Brown, Christopher Juhlin, Victor Puchkov

Published via the yankee Geophysical Union as a part of the Geophysical Monograph Series.

Extending for greater than 2000 kilometers from the islands of Novaya Zemlya within the north to the Aral Sea within the south, the Uralide orogen kinds the geographical and geological divide among Europe and Asia. For greater than a century the Uralides were one of many key parts of geological learn in Russia, and feature supplied a lot of its mineral and petroleum wealth for the final 50 years. however, the geology and tectonic evolution of the Uralide orogen have been quite unknown within the foreign literature until eventually lately, while EUROPROBE and GEODE (European technological know-how beginning medical programmes) introduced jointly Russian, ecu, and American earth scientists to paintings within the Uralides undertaking and the Urals Mineral Province undertaking, respectively. a lot of the new learn has centred round deep seismic surveys, Europrobe's Seismic mirrored image Profiling within the Urals (ESRU) survey within the center Urals and the multicomponent Urals Seismic test and built-in experiences (URSEIS) survey within the South Urals. those experiments have been observed through various geological, geochemical, geochronological, and geophysical studies.Content:

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