Ophiolite Genesis and Evolution of the Oceanic Lithosphere

Proceedings of the Ophiolite Conference, held in Muscat, Oman, 7–18 January 1990

  • Editors
  • Tj. Peters
  • A. Nicolas
  • R. G. Coleman
Conference proceedings

Part of the Petrology and Structural Geology book series (PESG, volume 5)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction

    1. Tj. Peters, A. Nicolas, R. G. Coleman
      Pages 1-3
  3. Processes at Spreading Centers

  4. Magmatic Ores

  5. Hydrothermalism

  6. Tectonics of Emplacement and Metamorphism

  7. Paleogeographic Setting of the Oman Ophiolite

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 573-573
    2. Felix Würsten, Markus Flisch, Ingrid Michalski, Joel Le Métour, Ivan Mercolli, Uwe Matthäus et al.
      Pages 613-626
    3. M. S. Al-Harthy, R. G. Coleman, M. W. Hughes-Clarke, S. S. Hanna
      Pages 675-682
  8. Paleoenvironment of Other Ophiolites

  9. Mapping Ophiolites

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 851-851
    2. S. Chevrel, P. Chevremont, R. Wyns, J. Le Métour, A. AL Toba, M. Beurrier
      Pages 853-873

About these proceedings


Coast Ocean dike fault igneous rock marine obduction subduction tectonics

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Ministry of Petroleum and Minerals, Sultanate of Oman 1991
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-5484-3
  • Online ISBN 978-94-011-3358-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0924-1957
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