Salt, Shale and Igneous Diapirs in and Around Europe by B. C. Vendeville, B. C. Vendeville, Yossi Mart, J. L.

By B. C. Vendeville, B. C. Vendeville, Yossi Mart, J. L. Vigneresse, Jean Louis Vigneresse

The 10 articles during this booklet describe the mode of emplacement of assorted forms of intrusions (salt diapirs, dust volcanoes and magmatic our bodies) via theoretical reasoning, analogue and analytical modelling, interpretation of seismic and box info, and geodetic surveying. all of the articles emphasize the position of neighborhood tectonics in using or controlling the emplacement of the intrusions. the choice of articles comprises examples from Spain, Romania, onshore and offshore Italy, the jap Mediterranean, Israel and Iran. greater realizing of the mode of emplacement of those intrusions has purposes in hydrocarbon exploration (e.g., the place salt constructions or dust diapirs are current) and within the mining (where mineralization is said to the emplacement of batholiths). Readership: Earth scientists attracted to tectonics, salt diapirs, volcanoes, magmatism and seismology. Hydrocarbon exploration and mining geologists. additionally appropriate for graduates and post-graduates.

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DiEZ-BALDA, M. A. 1977. La estructura del Domo de Lugo y del anticlinorio del Olio de Sapo. Studio Geologica, 12, 109-122. , HACAR-RODRIGUEZ, M. , PEREZ-ESTAUN, A. & GONZALEZLODEIRO, F. 1992. Lower Paleozoic extensional tectonics in the limit between the West Asturian-Leonese and Central Iberian Zones of the Variscan Fold-Belt in NW Spain. Geologische Rundschau, 81(2), 545-560. MATTE, P. & RIBEIRO, A. 1975. Forme et orientation de I'ellipsoide de deformation dans la virgation de Galice. Relations avec le plissement et hypotheses sur la genese de 1'arc ibero-armoricain.

In sections perpendicular to the VD and across the lateral part of intrusions, injected material remains confined in the soft level, and the interaction between the intrusion process and faults can be better observed (Fig. 4c-f). Experiments were grouped in three types depending on their surface deformation pattern whatever the symmetric or asymmetric character of the deformation. The three groups have different shape of intrusion, as seen in vertical cross-sections (Fig. 4c-f) and in horizontal sections (Fig.

A-E refer to serial cross-sections made perpendicular to the VD at the final stage and used to make the drawing. 4>, local angle between intrusion boundary and VD direction; 0', angle between long axis of intrusion and VD direction. 34 T. ROMAN-BERD1EL ET AL. a = 15° the intrusion shows an asymmetric drop shape marked by a sheared tail trailing behind the intrusion (Fig. 5c and b). This result is similar to those obtained for pure strike-slip (a = 0°, Roman-Berdiel et al. 1997). In pure strike-slip experiments, the theoretical angle 0 between the principal stretching direction and the shear zone boundary (tan 20 = 27) is close to the angle 0' measured in models between the long axes of intrusions and the shearing direction (Fig.

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