Kinematic Criteria
The Characterisation of Strain


Compiled by Sam Player

Introduction

Foliations and Lineation
Mechanical Rotation of Elongate Grains
Solution Transfer
Crystalplastic Deformation
Mimetic Growth

Shear Sense Indicators
Marker Displacement
Foliation Curvature
Foliation Orientation
Oblique Foliation
Mantled Porphyroclasts
Mica Fish
Quarter Structures

Closing Summary
References
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