By Meiling Wu
Focusing on problems with while and the way Archean crust within the craton used to be shaped, this PhD thesis ebook provides significant study results of box dependent metamorphic, geochemical and geochronological investigations on Meso-Neoarchean basement rocks from Shandong Province within the japanese Block of the North China Craton. in line with significant findings and new info, the writer proposes that the formation and evolution of Archean crust used to be ruled by way of mantle plumes, no longer via plate tectonics. As one of many oldest cratonic blocks on the earth containing rocks as outdated as 3.85 billion years, the formation and evolution of North China Craton continues to be arguable. for this reason this publication could be of worth to someone drawn to the evolution of cratonic blocks and Precambrian geology.
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Extra info for Ages, Geochemistry and Metamorphism of Neoarchean Basement in Shandong Province: Implications for the Evolution of the North China Craton
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G. Geng et al. 2006; Wu et al. 2013; Yang et al. 2008). Notably, Mesoarchean and Neoarchean granitoid gneisses are indistinguishable in the ﬁeld as they display similar geological and petrographic characteristics. 8 Ga (Bai and Dai 1998; Jahn et al. 2008; Tang et al. 2007; Zhang et al. 2003; Zhou et al. 2008a). In addition, sparse whole-rock Nd and zircon Hf isotopic data indicate that these Archean rocks may have been derived mainly from juvenile crust with limited additions of old crustal material (Jahn et al.
Ages, Geochemistry and Metamorphism of Neoarchean Basement in Shandong Province: Implications for the Evolution of the North China Craton by Meiling Wu