Ages, Geochemistry and Metamorphism of Neoarchean Basement by Meiling Wu

By Meiling Wu

Focusing on problems with while and the way Archean crust within the craton used to be shaped, this PhD thesis e-book offers significant examine results of box dependent metamorphic, geochemical and geochronological investigations on Meso-Neoarchean basement rocks from Shandong Province within the jap Block of the North China Craton. in keeping with significant findings and new facts, the writer proposes that the formation and evolution of Archean crust used to be ruled by way of mantle plumes, no longer by way of plate tectonics. As one of many oldest cratonic blocks on this planet containing rocks as previous as 3.85 billion years, the formation and evolution of North China Craton continues to be debatable. hence this publication can be of worth to someone attracted to the evolution of cratonic blocks and Precambrian geology.

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