Modelling the Preservation of Sedimentary Deposits on Passive Continental Margins during Glacial–Interglacial Cycles

  1. Poppe de Boer2,
  2. George Postma2,
  3. Kees van der Zwan3,
  4. Peter Burgess3 and
  5. Peter Kukla4
  1. Xander D. Meijer1,
  2. George Postma1,2,
  3. Peter A. Burrough1 and
  4. Poppe L. de Boer1,2

Published Online: 9 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303131.ch10

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

Meijer, X. D., Postma, G., Burrough, P. A. and de Boer, P. L. (2008) Modelling the Preservation of Sedimentary Deposits on Passive Continental Margins during Glacial–Interglacial Cycles, 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.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Utrecht University, Netherlands

  2. 3

    Shell Research, Rijswijk, Netherlands

  3. 4

    Aachen University, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University, P.O. Box 80021, 3508 TA, Utrecht, The Netherlands

  2. 2

    Utrecht University, Netherlands

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:

  • preservation of glacial–interglacial deposits on passive continental margins;
  • stratigraphy and preservation;
  • preserved volume of sediment of second glacial–interglacial cycle;
  • glacio-eustasy - great influence on preservation of deposits on passive continental margins;
  • supply scenarios;
  • Quaternary glacio-eustasy and depositional units with low preservation potential

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Method

  • Results and Discussion

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Acknowledgements

  • References