Lithosphere Dynamics and Sedimentary Basins: The Arabian Plate and Analogues

  • Khalid Al Hosani
  • Francois Roure
  • Richard ELLISON
  • Stephen LOKIER
Conference proceedings

Part of the Frontiers in Earth Sciences book series (FRONTIERS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. The Emirati Foreland and Foothills

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. K. M. Goodenough, M. T. Styles, D. Schofield, R. J. Thomas, Q. C. Crowley, R. M. Lilly et al.
      Pages 23-42
    3. Charles Naville, Martine Ancel, Paul Andriessen, Patrice Ricarte, François Roure
      Pages 43-59
    4. Mihai Tarapoanca, Paul Andriessen, Karine Broto, Louis Chérel, Nadine Ellouz-Zimmermann, Jean-Luc Faure et al.
      Pages 159-175
    5. Jean-Paul Callot, Liesbeth Breesch, Nicole Guilhaumou, François Roure, Rudy Swennen, Nadège Vilasi
      Pages 177-201
    6. Simone Fontana, Fadi H. Nader, Sadoon Morad, Andrea Ceriani, Ihsan S. Al-Aasm
      Pages 203-220
  3. The Zagros and Makran tectonic wedges

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 221-221
    2. Jean-Christophe Wrobel-Daveau, Jean-Claude Ringenbach, Saeid Tavakoli, Geoffrey M. H. Ruiz, Pierre Masse, Dominique Frizon de Lamotte
      Pages 223-237
    3. J.-P. Burg, A. Dolati, D. Bernoulli, J. Smit
      Pages 239-259
  4. Seismic hazards in Saudi Arabia and adjacent Parts of the Arabian Plate

  5. Yemen margins and the Gulf of Aden

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 333-333
    2. Y. Denèle, S. Leroy, E. Pelleter, R. Pik, J-Y Talbot, K. Khanbarri
      Pages 335-360
    3. Mustafa Abdullatif As-Saruri, Rasoul Sorkhabi, Rasheed Baraba
      Pages 361-373
    4. Khaled Khanbari, Philippe Huchon
      Pages 375-384
    5. Sylvie Leroy, Philippe Razin, Julia Autin, François Bache, Elia d’Acremont, Louise Watremez et al.
      Pages 385-427
    6. Ali Al-Lazki, Cindy Ebinger, Michael Kendall, George Helffrich, Sylvie Leroy, Christel Tiberi et al.
      Pages 429-438
  6. Geodynamic Modelling

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 439-439
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 463-474

About these proceedings


This book will constitute the proceedings of the ILP Workshop held in Abu Dhabi in December 2009. It will include a reprint of the 11 papers published in the December 2010 issue of the AJGS, together with 11 other original papers.


Arabian Plate Crustal architecture Geodynamics Oman Range Sedimentary basins

Editors and affiliations

  • Khalid Al Hosani
    • 1
  • Francois Roure
    • 2
  • Richard ELLISON
    • 3
  • Stephen LOKIER
    • 4
  1. 1., Geology and mineral resourcesMinistry of EnergyABU DHABIUtd.Arab.Emir.
  2. 2., Géologie-Géochimie-GéophysiqueIFP Energies NouvellesRUEIL-MALMAISONFrance
  3. 3., KeyworthBGSNOTTINGHAMUnited Kingdom
  4. 4.Petroleum Institute, Earth SciencesPIABU DHABIUtd.Arab.Emir.

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-29278-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-30609-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1863-4621
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