Folds

Table of Contents

Title and Aims Slide 1

Slide 2

Introduction

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Morphology of Folds and Mains Structural Elements

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Fold Classification

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The Concept of Profile Plane

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Superimposed Folds

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Fold Related Microstructures

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Quiz and Answers

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Author: Patrice F. Rey 

Email: prey@es.usyd.edu.au

Home Page: http://www.es.usyd.edu.au/geology/people/staff/prey

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Readings:  

From: Earth's Dynamic Systems, 6th edition, W.K. Hamblin, Maxwell Macmillan
Ch.8-Structure of Rock Bodies  

From: Geology: An Introduction to Physicsal Geology, S. Chernicoff and
R. Venkatakrishnan, Worth Publishers 
Ch.9- Fold, Faults and Mountains 

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