Oral Programme TS10.1/GD3.3

TS10.1/GD3.3

Unresolved problems in plate tectonics: kinematic reconstructions, plate driving forces, and plate boundary interactions (co-organized)
Convener: Carlo Doglioni 
Co-Conveners: Jason Morgan , Claudio Faccenna 
Session details
Oral Programme
 / Fri, 07 May, 15:30–17:00 / Room 30
Poster Programme
 / Attendance Fri, 07 May, 13:30–19:30 / Hall A
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Friday, 07 May 2010
Room 30
Chairperson: Claudio Faccenna
15:30–15:45
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16:15–16:30
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Asymmetric Earth
Carlo Doglioni, Eugenio Carminati, Mattia Crespi, Marco Cuffaro, Alik Ismail-Zadeh, Anatoli Levshin, Giuliano F. Panza, and Federica Riguzzi
16:30–16:45
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Episodic Subduction arising from convection in a complex-rheology fluid: insights from laboratory experiments
Erika DI GIUSEPPE and Anne DAVAILLE
16:45–17:00
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Subduction kinematics mirrors global plate tectonics, not local
Laurent Husson