Title Geological evolution of Sor Rondane Mountains, East Antarctica; viewed from Asian collision zone
Author Osanai, Y.; Shiraishi, K.; Owada, M.; Toyoshima, T.
Source p.18-20, ; International symposium; Asian collaboration in IPY 2007-2008, Tokyo, Japan, March 1, 2007, Japan International Polar Year National Committee, Tokyo. Publisher: Japan IPY National Committee, Tokyo, Japan
Publication Date 2007
Notes In English Ant. Acc. No: 88439
Index Terms Japan; Antarctica--Sor-Rondane Mountains; Antarctica; Asia; diamond deposits; expeditions; Far East; Gondwana; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Research Publications; metamorphism; orogeny; plate collision; programs; Queen Maud Land; research; Sor-Rondane Mountains; tectonics
Abstract Provides overview of geology of Sor Rondane Mountains and describes plans for Japanese expedition during 2007-08 International Polar Year to study collision tectonics and orogenic system in Gondwana. Mentions possibility that diamond-bearing rocks may be found in region.
Publication Type monograph
Record ID 300080