Oral Programme TS6.6/G27/GD21/SM3.1

TS6.6/G27/GD21/SM3.1

The Alpine-Himalayan orogeny: from the Mediterranean to SE Asia (including Stephan Mueller Medal Lecture) (co-organized)
Convener: C. Faccenna 
Co-Conveners: Dr Govers , A. Robertson , ten Veen 
Session details
Oral Programme
 / Tue, 21 Apr, 08:30–12:00  / 13:30–19:00  / Room 16
 / Wed, 22 Apr, 08:30–11:15  / Room 16
Poster Programme
 / Attendance Mon, 20 Apr, 10:30–12:00  / Halls X/Y
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Tuesday, 21 Apr 2009
Room 16
Chairperson: Claudio Faccenna
Himalaya

08:30–08:45
EGU2009-11647
Kinematic signature of India/Australia plates break-up
G. Iaffaldano and H.-P. Bunge
08:45–09:00
EGU2009-323
Closure of Tethys and early stages of Himalayan evolution: constraints from the detrital record, Ladakh, India
D. Jenks, Y. Najman, L. Godin, R. Parrish, M. Horstwood, O. Green, P. Bown, E. Garzanti, and H. Willems
09:00–09:15
EGU2009-12892
Initiation of crustal-scale thrusts triggered by metamorphic reactions at depth: insight from a comparison between Himalaya and Norwegian Caledonides.
L. Labrousse, G. Hetenyi, L. Jolivet, and R. Cattin
09:15–09:30
EGU2009-1725
Geodynamic constraints on stress and strength of the continental lithosphere during India-Asia collision.
B.J.P. Kaus, S.M. Schmalholz, S. Lebedev, and F. Deschamps
09:30–09:45
EGU2009-9690
Miocene (~12 Ma) transition from E-W to N-S syn-convergence normal faulting in the central Himalayas (Ama Drime range).
P.H. Leloup, E. Kali, N. Arnaud, G. Mahéo, E. Boutonnet, Liu Xiaohan, Dunyi Liu, Haibing Li, and Jing Liu-Zeng
09:45–10:00
EGU2009-11577
The effects of mountain growth in Tibet and changes in plate geometry on the motion of the Indian plate
A. Copley and J-P Avouac
COFFEE BREAK
Chairperson: Alastair Robertson
Iran

10:30–10:45
EGU2009-1060
Tectonomagmatic Evolution of the Neo - Tethyan Region in the Iranian Continental Margin
R. Monsef, I. Monsef, M. Rahgoshay, M.H. Emami, and H. Shafaii Moghadam
10:45–11:00
EGU2009-7969
The Mesozoic-Cenozoic tectonic evolution of western Central Iran seen through detrital white mica
F. Kargaranbafgi, F. Neubauer, and J. Genser
11:00–11:15
EGU2009-188
New low temperature thermochronology from the Makran accretionary wedge (SE Iran)
A. Dolati, D. Seward, J. Smit, and J.-P. Burg
11:15–11:30
EGU2009-1433
The Blueschists of the Deyader Complex, Makran, SE Iran - Petrography, Geochemistry and Thermobarometry
D. Hunziker and J.-P. Burg
11:30–11:45
EGU2009-1182
Right-lateral shear across Iran and kinematic change in the Arabia-Eurasia collision zone
M.B. Allen, M. Kheirkhah, and M. Emami
11:45–12:00 EGU2009-7135
Investigating 2008 earthquake sequence of Qeshm Island in Iran using SAR Interferometry (withdrawn)
P. Lashgary, M. Motagh, and M.R. Saradjian
LUNCH BREAK
Chairperson: Johan ten Veen
Anatolia

13:30–13:45
EGU2009-1510
Role of Carboniferous accretionary units in the closure of Palaeotethys in the E. Mediterranean region
A.H.F. Robertson and T. Ustaömer
13:45–14:00
EGU2009-4417
Geology and Tectonic Evolution of the Kazdağ Massif (NW Anatolia)
B. Erdoğan, E. Akay, A. Hasözbek, M. Satır, and W. Siebel
14:00–14:15
EGU2009-10046
Seismic Structure, Crustal Architecture and Tectonic Evolution of the Anatolian-African Plate Boundary and the Cenozoic Orogenic Belts
Y. Dilek and E. Sandvol
14:15–14:30
EGU2009-4093
U-Pb Geochronology and Sr-Nd Isotopic composition of collision related granites in NW Anatolia: Contrasting Petrogentic evolution of the magmatic suites
A. Hasözbek, M. Satir, B. Erdogan, E. Akay, and W. Siebel
14:30–14:45
EGU2009-3372
The Dead Sea Rift, a key to the tectonic link between the NeoTethys closure of and opening of the Red Sea
Y. Mart
14:45–15:00
EGU2009-1852
What triggered the early Pleistocene tectonic transition across the eastern Mediterranean?
U. Schattner
COFFEE BREAK
Chairperson: Stefan Schmid
Alps-Carpathians-Dinarides

15:30–15:45
EGU2009-5279
The fate of Alpine Tethys in light of Jurassic-Tertiary plate motions between Europe and Africa
M.R. Handy, R. Bousquet, E. Kissling, and D. Bernoulli
15:45–16:00
EGU2009-9033
Seismic structure of the Eastern Alps - TRANSALP revisited
F. Bleibinhaus, R. Linck, R. Groschup, and H. Gebrande
16:00–16:15
EGU2009-7802
The role of inherited subduction asymmetries on the build-up of orogenic wedges: the Dinarides/Carpathians/Balkans and Eastern Alps/Dinarides connections
L.C. Matenco and S. Cloetingh
16:15–16:30
EGU2009-9455
The influence of decoupling along plate boundaries on the mode of deformation and the geometry of collisional-type mountain belts
D. Sokoutis and E. Willingshofer
16:30–16:45
EGU2009-11914
Kinematic Coupling in the Miocene at the leading edge of the Alpine-Carpathian wedge (Waschberg-Zdanice Unit, Austria-Czech Republic)
A. Zámolyi, A. Beidinger, K. Decker, M. Hölzel, M. Hoprich, P. Strauss, and M. Wagreich
16:45–17:00
EGU2009-10321
Lithospheric-scale Analogue Modelling of Bi-polar Continental Subduction: Implications on the Alpine Crustal Deformation
S.W. Luth, E. Willingshofer, D. Sokoutis, and S.A.L.P. Cloetingh
BREAK
Chairperson: Fabrizio Storti
Medal Lecture

17:30–18:15
EGU2009-1349
Anatomy and growth of a mountain belt: a look at the Alps from the earth’s surface down into the mantle.
S.M Schmid
Eastern Mediterranean

18:15–18:30
EGU2009-1744
Lithospheric subduction of back-arc basins: analog models and structural processes
Y. Mart, L. Goren, H. Koyi, T. Tentler, and E. Aharonov
18:30–18:45
EGU2009-10708
Tectonic Evolution of Tethyan Ophiolites and Backarc Basins in Subduction Rollback Systems in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
Y. Dilek and H. Furnes
18:45–19:00
EGU2009-12482
Significance of the Nestos Shearzone in the southern Rhodopes (Northern Greece/Southern Bulgaria)
TJ Nagel, S Schmidt, N Froitzheim, S Jahn-Awe, and N Georgiev

Wednesday, 22 Apr 2009
Room 16
Chairperson: Yossi Mart
08:30–08:45
EGU2009-9168
Tectonic evolution of bi-directional extension in the W. Cyclades
A. H. N. Rice, C. Iglseder, B. Grasemann, D. Schneider, J. Weil, and M. Rockenschaub
08:45–09:00
EGU2009-8913
Ductile Deformation of Passive Margins: A New Mechanism for Subduction Initiation
L. Goren, E. Aharonov, Y. Mart, H. A. Koyi, and G. Mulugeta
09:00–09:15
EGU2009-4176
Deformational heating: strike-slip faults activity at the origin of volcanism
M. Devès, R. Grandin, S. Tait, and G.C.P. King
Western Mediterranean

09:15–09:30
EGU2009-3125
From mantle to crust : stretching the Mediterranean
L. Jolivet, C. Faccenna, and C. Piromallo
09:30–09:45
EGU2009-8255
Final « pop-up » structural reactivation of the internal part of an orogenic wedge: west-central Pyrenees
F. Meresse, M. Jolivet, P. Labaume, and A. Teixell
09:45–10:00
EGU2009-3685
The Atlas Mountains: why there? Why now?
G. Ruiz, F. Negro, J. Foeken, F. Stuart, J. Babault, D. Frizon de Lamotte, and D. Stockli
COFFEE BREAK
Chairperson: Rob Govers
10:30–10:45
EGU2009-11579
The building of the Betic-Rif orogen and the geodynamic evolution of western Mediterranean
F. Negro, B. Goffé, L. Jolivet, P. Agard, I.M. Villa, G. Rimmelé, J.M. Azañon, M.L. Bouybaouène, and O. Saddiqi
10:45–11:00
EGU2009-10709
Evidence for contractional reactivation of a passive margin : the case study of the central Algerian margin
J. Déverchère, P. Strzerzynski, A. Domzig, A. Cattaneo, V. Gaullier, B. Mercier de Lépinay, and K. Yelles
11:00–11:15
EGU2009-10782
The Quest for the Africa-Eurasia plate boundary West of the Strait of Gibraltar
N. Zitellini and the SWIM Team