Role of a Phase: Change Moho in Stabilization and Preservation of the Southern Uralide Orogen, Russia

  1. Dennis Brown,
  2. Christopher Juhlin and
  3. Victor Puchkov
  1. Camelia C. Diaconescu1 and
  2. James H. Knapp2

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/132GM05

Mountain Building in the Uralides: Pangea to the Present

Mountain Building in the Uralides: Pangea to the Present

How to Cite

Diaconescu, C. C. and Knapp, J. H. (2002) Role of a Phase: Change Moho in Stabilization and Preservation of the Southern Uralide Orogen, Russia, in Mountain Building in the Uralides: Pangea to the Present (eds D. Brown, C. Juhlin and V. Puchkov), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/132GM05

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of South Carolina, South Carolina, USA

  2. 2

    Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA National Institute for Earth Physics, Bucharest-Magurele, Romania

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909912

Online ISBN: 9781118668597

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Keywords:

  • Orogeny—Russia(Federation)—Ural Mountains;
  • Geology, Structural—Russia(Federation)—Ural Mountains

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Geologic Framework

  • Crustal-Scale Restoration

  • Geophysical and Geological Data

  • The Case for Phase-Change Moho

  • Geodynamic Evolution of the Southern Uralides in Relation to Other Orogens

  • Conclusions