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Orals SSP3.9

SSP3.9

Subaquatic sediment gravity flow processes and products (sponsored by IAS and SEPM)
Convener: T. Mulder 
Co-Conveners: Salomé Mignard , Michael Strasser , Lorna Strachan , Jaco H Baas , Jim Best 
Session details
Orals
 / Tue, 19 Apr, 08:30–12:00  / Room M2
Posters
 / Attendance Tue, 19 Apr, 17:30–19:00  / Hall X1
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Tuesday, 19 Apr 2016
Room M2
Chairperson: Strachan/Bass/Best
08:30–08:45
EGU2016-2335
Turbulent behaviour of non-cohesive sediment gravity flows at unexpectedly high flow density
Megan Baker, Jaco H Baas, Jonathan Malarkey, and Ian Kane
08:45–09:00
EGU2016-15421
Experimental and theoretical investigation of the role of clay in subaqueous sediment flows and its effect on run-out distance
Navid Hermidas, Stefan Luthi, Joris Eggenhuisen, Ricardo Silva Jacinto, Ferenc Toth, Florian Pohl, and Jan de Leeuw
09:00–09:15
EGU2016-4532
New turbidity current model based on high-resolution monitoring of the longest flow ever measured
Maria Azpiroz, Matthieu Cartigny, Peter Talling, Daniel Parsons, Steve Simmons, Michael Clare, Esther Sumner, and Ed Pope
09:15–09:30
EGU2016-2119
First field test of the theory of ignition and dissipation in sediment density currents – results from Squamish prodelta, British Columbia, Canada.
Jamie Hizzett, John Hughes Clarke, Matthieu Cartigny, Peter Talling, Michael Clare, and Esther Sumner
09:30–09:45
EGU2016-13720
How does organic matter affect the head velocity and run-out distance of cohesive sediment gravity flows?
Melissa Craig, Jaco Baas, Kathryn Amos, Lorna Strachan, and Megan Baker
09:45–10:00
EGU2016-3995
Dynamics of the transfer of terrestrial organic matter in the late Quaternary turbiditic system of the Ogooué River (Gabon)
Salomé Mignard, Thierry Mulder, Philippe Martinez, and Thierry Garlan
Coffee break
Chairperson: Mignard/Strasser/Mulder
10:30–10:45
EGU2016-17006
Nature and Architecture of the Sedimentary Deposits in the Trench of the Ecuadorian Subduction Margin
Miguel Gonzalez, Jean-Noel Proust, Francois Michaud, Hugo Pouderoux, and Gueorgui Ratzov
10:45–11:00
EGU2016-6046
Shelfal sediment transport by undercurrents forces turbidity current activity during high sea level, Chile continental margin
Anne Bernhardt, Dierk Hebbeln, Marcus Regenberg, Andreas Lückge, and Manfred. R. Strecker
11:00–11:15
EGU2016-13066
Relation between grain size and modal composition in deep-sea gravity-flow deposits. Example from the Voirons Flysch (Gurnigel nappe, Chablais Prealps, France)
Jérémy Ragusa and Pascal Kindler
11:15–11:30
EGU2016-6319
Depositional architecture and evolution of the Late Miocene slope channel-fan-system in the northeastern shelf-margin of South China Sea
Jing Jiang, Changsong Lin, Zhongtao Zhang, Hongxun Tian, Ze Tao, and Hanyao Liu
11:30–11:45
EGU2016-16277
Superficial and deep-seated gravity-driven deformation horizons within basinal succession: the case study of Maiolica Formation, Gargano Promontory, Southern Italy
Danica Jablonská, Claudio Di Celma, and Emanuele Tondi
11:45–12:00
EGU2016-11765
The Pianosa Contourite Depositional System (Northern Tyrrhenian Sea): drift morphology and Plio-Quaternary stratigraphic evolution
Elda Miramontes Garcia, Antonio Cattaneo, Gwenael Jouet, Estelle Thereau, Yannick Thomas, Marzia Rovere, Eric Cauquil, and Fabio Trincardi