Geology and Tectonic Evolution of Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau

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Author: Chang Chengfa
Language: English
ISBN/ISSN: 7030054873
Published on: 1996-01

The Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau is formed from a complex of small terranes accereted together. Linear outcrops of dismembered ophiolote suite that mark the position of ancient oceanic tracts define the boundaries between these terrenes. The book, as a summary of plenty of new data and research results collected and achieved by the author and other geology scholars both in China and the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau is formed from a complex of small terrenes accreted together. The abroad, will present a lot of evidences concerning the origin and chronology of successive collisions of continental fragments with Eurasian or Gondwanian provenance and discuss the Mechanism by which the plateau evolved and the crust was doubled in thickness.

Chapter 1 Tectonic framework of the Qinghai-Xizang Plateau and Its evolution problems
Chapter 2 The tectonic characteristics of the western Xizang Plateau
Chapter 3 The tectonic evolution of the Cental Xizang Plateau
Chapter 4 The The geological evolution of the Hengduan Mountain Region
Chapter 5 The Yarlung Zangbo Suture Zone
Chapter 6 The Himalayan terrane
Chapter 7 The geology of the Mount Namjagbarwa
Chapter 8 The Cenozoic tectonics: The India-Asia collision and the uplifting of
the Qinghai-Xiang Plateau
Chapter 9 Geophysics of the Qinghai-Xizang Plateau
Chapter 10 A summary of the tectonic evolution of the Qinghai-Xizang Plateau

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