7. Tectonic Strain Effects on Remanence: Rotation of Remanence and Remagnetization in Orogenic Belts

  1. Kenneth P. Kodama

Published Online: 27 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118384138.ch7

Paleomagnetism of Sedimentary Rocks: Process and Interpretation

Paleomagnetism of Sedimentary Rocks: Process and Interpretation

How to Cite

Kodama, K. P. (2012) Tectonic Strain Effects on Remanence: Rotation of Remanence and Remagnetization in Orogenic Belts, in Paleomagnetism of Sedimentary Rocks: Process and Interpretation, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118384138.ch7

Author Information

  1. Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 28 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444335026

Online ISBN: 9781118384138

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Keywords:

  • tectonic strain effects on remanence, remagnetization in orogenic belts;
  • rock deformation on sedimentary rock magnetization;
  • best sedimentary rock results, from fine-grained clastic rocks;
  • flexural slip/flow and tangential–longitudinal strain geometries;
  • flexural slip/flow, strain associated with folded sedimentary rocks;
  • rock deform by particulate flow/strain, tectonic strain on remanence;
  • magnetic mineral grains in deformation, in paleomagnetic fold test;
  • remanence rotation and internal deformation of rocks during folding;
  • strain-induced remagnetization, the Appalachian of West Virginia;
  • paleomagnetism, ways of studying orocline formation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Remanence Rotation and Internal Deformation of Rocks during Folding

  • Remanence Rotation in the Field

  • Remanence Rotation in the Laboratory

  • Further Field and Laboratory Observations

  • Strain Remagnetization

  • Oroclines and Paleomagnetism

  • Concluding Thoughts