Search for dissertations about: "orogenic wedge assembly"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words orogenic wedge assembly.

  1. 1. Assembly of the Caledonian Orogenic Wedge, Jämtland, Sweden

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Geological Sciences, Stockholm University

    Author : Hagen Bender; Stockholms universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; collisional orogeny; Scandinavian Caledonides; Seve Nappe Complex; Köli Nappe Complex; in-sequence thrusting; out-of-sequence thrusting; imbrication; nappe stacking; orogenic wedge assembly; Rb–Sr geochronology; rock magnetism; anisotropy of magnetic susceptibility; Geology; geologi;

    Abstract : Collisional orogeny creates the largest mountain belts on Earth. The Caledonides of Scandinavia are a deeply eroded, ancient mountain belt, which today exposes a deep section through the former orogenic interior. READ MORE