Structural, Reverse-Basin and Forward Stratigraphic Modelling of the Southern Cantabrian Basin, Northwest Spain

  1. Poppe de Boer3,
  2. George Postma3,
  3. Kees van der Zwan4,
  4. Peter Burgess4 and
  5. Peter Kukla5
  1. Zbynek Veselovský1,
  2. Thilo Bechstädt2 and
  3. Rainer Zühlke2

Published Online: 9 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303131.ch3

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

Veselovský, Z., Bechstädt, T. and Zühlke, R. (2008) Structural, Reverse-Basin and Forward Stratigraphic Modelling of the Southern Cantabrian Basin, Northwest Spain, 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.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Utrecht University, Netherlands

  2. 4

    Shell Research, Rijswijk, Netherlands

  3. 5

    Aachen University, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Eriksfiord AS, ipark, Postboks 8034, 4068, Stavanger, Norway

  2. 2

    Department of Earth Sciences, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 234, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany

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:

  • Palaeozoic Southern Cantabrian Basin - multidisciplinary approach;
  • modelling of Southern Cantabrian Basin, Northwest Spain;
  • structural balancing;
  • combination of reverse-basin and stratigraphic forward modelling;
  • two-dimensional reverse-basin modelling;
  • two-dimensional stratigraphic forward modelling;
  • tectonic subsidence, sea level and compaction;
  • stratigraphic modelling depending on chronostratigraphical and biostratigraphical framework

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Structural Balancing

  • Basin Modelling

  • Discussion OF Basin Evolution

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgements

  • References