3-D Structural Geology: A Practical Guide to Quantitative Surface and Subsurface Map Interpretation (2nd Corrected ed. 2006. Corr. 3rd printing 2008)

3-D Structural Geology: A Practical Guide to Quantitative Surface and Subsurface Map Interpretation (2nd Corrected ed. 2006. Corr. 3rd printing 2008)

By: Richard H. Groshong (author)Mixed Media

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Description

The book includes new material, in particular examples of 3-D models and techniques for using kinematic models to predict fault and ramp-anticline geometry. The book is geared toward the professional user concerned about the accuracy of an interpretation and the speed with which it can be obtained from incomplete data. Numerous analytical solutions are given that can be easily implemented with a pocket calculator or a spreadsheet.

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Contents

Elements of Map-Scale Structure.- Location and Attitude.- Structure Contouring.- Thickness Measurements and Thickness Maps.- Fold Geometry.- Cross Sections, Data Projection and Dip-Domain Mapping.- Properties of Faults.- Faulted Surfaces.- Dip-Sequence Analysis.- Quality Control.- Structural Validation, Restoration, and Prediction.- Direction Cosines and Vector Geometry.

Product Details

  • publication date: 13/03/2006
  • ISBN13: 9783540310549
  • Format: Mixed Media, Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 416
  • ID: 9783540310549
  • weight: 831
  • ISBN10: 3540310541
  • edition: 2nd Corrected ed. 2006. Corr. 3rd printing 2008

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