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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications, Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2002.192.01.11
EISBN: 9781862394407
... Abstract In the early 1950s, two American geologists, Bruce Charles Heezen (1924–1977) and Marie Tharp, began mapping the sea floor to improve understanding of ocean-basin geology and to connect the oceans to the continents theoretically. Both were researchers at the Lamont Geological...
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Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 07 August 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.1214(03)
EISBN: 9780813782140
... women that existed in oceanography in particular, and in academia in general, each of these women overcame enormous odds to succeed and have an impact on the field: Mary Sears, Elizabeth T. Bunce, and Marie Tharp. Over the course of the twentieth century, women made huge strides in participating...
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Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 1959
DOI: 10.1130/SPE65-p1
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Marie Tharp
Series: AAPG Special Publication, AAPG Special Publication
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1306/1034745SP3150
EISBN: 9781629810409
... strike-slip faults as it was obvious that the Rift Valley was offset hundreds of miles. Figure 7. Relief map of World Ocean Floor by Bruce Heezen and Marie Tharp, Lamont Doherty Geological Observatory, Palisades, New York, 10964. Based on research and exploration initiated and supported...
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Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 1959
Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 1959
Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 1959
Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 1959
DOI: 10.1130/SPE65
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—Congo Submarine Canyon and Angola Abyssal Plain. This is a part of The Phy...
Published: 01 July 1964
Fig. 1. —Congo Submarine Canyon and Angola Abyssal Plain. This is a part of The Physiographic Diagram of the South Atlantic, published by The Geological Society of America. (Copyright, 1961, by Bruce C. Heezen and Marie Tharp. Reproduced by permission.) Scale: one degree latitude equals 60
Journal Article
Published: 01 December 2003
Mineralogical Magazine (2003) 67 (6): 1319–1320.
... how Marie Tharp (and Bruce Heezen) came to produce the first maps of the ocean floor and how these ‘physiographic’ maps revealed the ocean ridge system, including, crucially, the central rift and offset fracture zones (later called transform faults). These diagrams significantly influenced...
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Published: 01 July 2003
Geological Magazine (2003) 140 (4): 488–489.
... view of Earth tectonics, as against the terranists who took a closer look at the effects of plate tectonics on geology at a more local level. Cathy Barton of the University of Maryland Baltimore County documents the role of Marie Tharp and Bruce Heezen of the Lamont Geological Observatory...
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Published: 01 April 1998
Journal of the Geological Society (1998) 155 (2): 255–268.
.... Ophiolite obduction Tectonophysics 1976 31 93 120 DiVenere V.J. Kent D.V. Dalziel I.W.D. Mid-Cretaceous paleomagnetic results from Marie Byrd Land, West Antarctica: A test of post-100 Ma relative motion between East and West Antarctica Journal of Geophysical Research 1994 99 15...
Journal Article
Published: 01 December 1964
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1964) 54 (6A): 1927–1940.
... by Bruce C. Heezen and Marie Tharp. Reproduced by permission.) follow the NW-SE trend of the Carlsberg ridge, a portion of the mid-oceanic ridge system. Between 10°N, 57°E and 13°N, 58°E, the seismic zone strikes NNE-SSW. The N W - S E trend is repeated between 13°N and 14½°N. The main seismic belt follows...
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Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 July 1969
AAPG Bulletin (1969) 53 (7): 1453–1465.
.... , C. D Hollister , and W F. Ruddiman , 1966 , Shaping of the continental rise by deep geostrophic contour currents : Science , v. 152 , p. 502 – 508 . Heezen , B. C. , and Marie Tharp , 1959 , Physiographic diagram, Atlantic Ocean (Sheet 1) : Geol. Soc. America Spec...
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Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 September 1965
AAPG Bulletin (1965) 49 (9): 1379–1384.
.... Soc. America Bull. , v. 72 , p. 1307 – 1318 . Heezen , B. C. , Tharp , Marie , and Ewing , Maurice , 1959 , The floors of the oceans, 1. The North Atlantic : Geol. Soc. America Special Paper 65 , p. 1 – 122 . Hersey , J. B. , Bunce , E. T. , Wyrick , R. F...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 December 1982
Journal of the Geological Society (1982) 139 (6): 787–801.
... of the otherwise-subducted bight between Antarctic-Aluk and Nazca-Aluk linea- tions. Fig. 5(b) shows a similar scheme for 60 Ma ago. At about 85 Ma ago (Weissel et al. 1977), the Campbell Plateau margin of the New Zealand block began to separate from the Western Ellsworth/Marie Byrd Land block of West Antarctica...
Journal Article
Published: 01 June 1975
Journal of the Geological Society (1975) 131 (3): 255–273.
.... Heezen B.C. Tharp M. Bentley C. R. Subglacial topography plate 7 Morphology of the Earth in the Antarctic and Subantarctic. Antarct. Map. Folio Ser 1972 16 Blundell D. J. Palaeomagnetic investigations in the Falkland Islands dependencies Sci. Rep. Br. Antarct. Surv 1962 39...
Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 December 1955
AAPG Bulletin (1955) 39 (12): 2505–2514.
... drafted by Marie Tharp. The preparation of this paper was supported by the United States Navy, Bureau of Ships, under Contract NObsr 64547. © 1955 American Association of Petroleum Geologists. All rights reserved 1955 American Association of Petroleum Geologists There were two cables broken...
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Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 July 1964
AAPG Bulletin (1964) 48 (7): 1126–1149.
...Fig. 1. —Congo Submarine Canyon and Angola Abyssal Plain. This is a part of The Physiographic Diagram of the South Atlantic, published by The Geological Society of America. (Copyright, 1961, by Bruce C. Heezen and Marie Tharp. Reproduced by permission.) Scale: one degree latitude equals 60...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 January 2015
GSA Bulletin (2015) 127 (1-2): 281–296.
... and so cannot be directly observed. Consequently, many researchers have turned to analog and numerical collapse simulations. Past analytical and numerical modeling studies of collapse have mostly simulated the overburden to behave as a linearly elastic continuum (e.g., Tharp, 1999 ; Folch and Marti...
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