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TS – Tectonics & Structural Geology

Programme Group Chairs: Susanne Buiter, Rüdiger Kilian, Olivier Lacombe, Karen Leever, Stephane Bonnet, Hiroki Sone, Rebecca Bell

TS5 – Extensional Tectonic Settings


The evolution and architecture of rifts and rifted passive margins: from mantle dynamics to surface processes (co-organized)
Convener: Ritske S. Huismans  | Co-Conveners: Delphine Rouby , Leni Scheck-Wenderoth , Jan Inge Faleide 
 / Mon, 18 Apr, 08:30–12:00  / 13:30–17:00
 / Attendance Mon, 18 Apr, 17:30–19:00


Tectonic and magmatic processes in extensional settings. Insights from cutting-edge seismic data, Iceland, East Africa, the South China Sea, and beyond (co-organized)
Convener: Craig Magee  | Co-Conveners: Peter Clift , Rebecca Bell , David Iacopini , Giacomo Corti 
 / Tue, 19 Apr, 08:30–12:00
 / Attendance Tue, 19 Apr, 17:30–19:00


Mantle dynamics, rifting and post-breakup evolution of passive continental margins: Geological and geophysical observations and models with emphasis on the Atlantic Ocean (co-organized)
Convener: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Anton Glasmacher  | Co-Conveners: Peter Japsen , Francois Guillocheau , Peter Hackspacher , Hans-Peter Bunge , G. Bertotti , Delphine Rouby , Frank Lisker 
 / Tue, 19 Apr, 13:30–17:00
 / Tue, 19 Apr, 17:30–19:00
 / Attendance Wed, 20 Apr, 17:30–19:00