Numerical Simulation of the Syn- to Post-Depositional History of a Prograding Carbonate Platform: The Rosengarten, Middle Triassic, Dolomites, Italy

  1. Poppe de Boer6,
  2. George Postma6,
  3. Kees van der Zwan7,
  4. Peter Burgess7 and
  5. Peter Kukla8
  1. Axel Emmerich1,2,
  2. Robert Tscherny3,4,
  3. Thilo Bechstädt1,
  4. Carsten Büker3,5,
  5. Ullrich A. Glasmacher1,
  6. Ralf Littke3 and
  7. Rainer Zühlke1

Published Online: 9 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303131.ch1

Analogue and Numerical Modelling of Sedimentary Systems: From Understanding to Prediction

Analogue and Numerical Modelling of Sedimentary Systems: From Understanding to Prediction

How to Cite

Emmerich, A., Tscherny, R., Bechstädt, T., Büker, C., Glasmacher, U. A., Littke, R. and Zühlke, R. (2008) Numerical Simulation of the Syn- to Post-Depositional History of a Prograding Carbonate Platform: The Rosengarten, Middle Triassic, Dolomites, Italy, in Analogue and Numerical Modelling of Sedimentary Systems: From Understanding to Prediction (eds P. de Boer, G. Postma, K. van der Zwan, P. Burgess and P. Kukla), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444303131.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 6

    Utrecht University, Netherlands

  2. 7

    Shell Research, Rijswijk, Netherlands

  3. 8

    Aachen University, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Geologisch-Paläontologisches Institut, Universität Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 234, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany

  2. 2

    RWE Dea AG, Überseering 40, 22297 Hamburg, Germany

  3. 3

    Lehrstuhl fär Geologie, Geochemie und Lagerstätten des Erdöls und der Kohle, RWTH Aachen, Lochnerstraße, 4–20, 52056 Aachen, Germany

  4. 4

    IES GmbH, Ritterstraße 23, 52072 Aachen, Germany

  5. 5

    Shell International E&P Inc., 200 North Dairy Ashford Street, Houston, TX 77079, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 NOV 2008

Book Series:

  1. Special Publication Number 40 of the International Association of Sedimentologists

Book Series Editors:

  1. Isabel Montanez

Series Editor Information

  1. University of California, Davis, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405189309

Online ISBN: 9781444303131

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Keywords:

  • syn- to post-depositional history of prograding carbonate platform;
  • Dolomites of northern Italy - study area for carbonate platforms and reef communities;
  • inverse modelling or reverse-basin modelling and sequence-stratigraphy concept;
  • carbonate accumulation rates;
  • integrated basin simulation for modelling subaerially exposed sedimentary systems;
  • Middle Triassic Rosengarten carbonate platform;
  • controls on platform evolution at Rosengarten

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Basin and Carbonate-Platform Development

  • Methods and Database

  • Results

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References