Paul Tapponnier
Paul Tapponnier
Institute of Crustal Dynamics, China Earthquake Administration
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Cenozoic Tectonics of Asia: Effects of a Continental Collision: Features of recent continental tectonics in Asia can be interpreted as results of the India-Eurasia collision
P Molnar, P Tapponnier
Science 189 (4201), 419-426, 1975
Oblique stepwise rise and growth of the Tibet Plateau
P Tapponnier, X Zhiqin, F Roger, B Meyer, N Arnaud, G Wittlinger, ...
science 294 (5547), 1671-1677, 2001
Propagating extrusion tectonics in Asia: New insights from simple experiments with plasticine
P Tapponnier, G Peltzer, AY Le Dain, R Armijo, P Cobbold
Geology 10 (12), 611-616, 1982
Updated interpretation of magnetic anomalies and seafloor spreading stages in the South China Sea: Implications for the Tertiary tectonics of Southeast Asia
A Briais, P Patriat, P Tapponnier
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 98 (B4), 6299-6328, 1993
Active faulting and tectonics in China
P Tapponnier, P Molnar
Journal of Geophysical Research 82 (20), 2905-2930, 1977
The Ailao Shan-Red river shear zone (Yunnan, China), tertiary transform boundary of Indochina
PH Leloup, R Lacassin, P Tapponnier, U Schärer, D Zhong, X Liu, ...
Tectonophysics 251 (1-4), 3-84, 1995
Structure and evolution of the Himalaya–Tibet orogenic belt
CJ Allegre, V Courtillot, P Tapponnier, A Hirn, M Mattauer, C Coulon, ...
Nature 307 (5946), 17-22, 1984
The Ailao Shan/Red River metamorphic belt: tertiary left-lateral shear between Indochina and South China
P Tapponnier, R Lacassin, PH Leloup, U Schärer, Z Dalai, W Haiwei, ...
Nature 343 (6257), 431-437, 1990
Kinematic model of active deformation in central Asia
JP Avouac, P Tapponnier
Geophysical Research Letters 20 (10), 895-898, 1993
Slip-line field theory and large-scale continental tectonics
P Tapponnier, P Molnar
Nature 264 (5584), 319-324, 1976
Quaternary extension in southern Tibet: Field observations and tectonic implications
R Armijo, P Tapponnier, JL Mercier, TL Han
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 91 (B14), 13803-13872, 1986
Crustal thickening in Gansu-Qinghai, lithospheric mantle subduction, and oblique, strike-slip controlled growth of the Tibet plateau
B Meyer, P Tapponnier, L Bourjot, F Metivier, Y Gaudemer, G Peltzer, ...
Geophysical Journal International 135 (1), 1-47, 1998
Active faulting and Cenozoic tectonics of the Tien Shan, Mongolia, and Baykal regions
P Tapponnier, P Molnar
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 84 (B7), 3425-3459, 1979
Formation and evolution of strike‐slip faults, rifts, and basins during the India‐Asia collision: An experimental approach
G Peltzer, P Tapponnier
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 93 (B12), 15085-15117, 1988
Active tectonics of Tibet
P Molnar, P Tapponnier
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 83 (B11), 5361-5375, 1978
Development of stress-induced microcracks in Westerly granite
P Tapponnier, WF Brace
International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences & Geomechanics …, 1976
Active thrusting and folding along the northern Tien Shan and late Cenozoic rotation of the Tarim relative to Dzungaria and Kazakhstan
JP Avouac, P Tapponnier, M Bai, H You, G Wang
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 98 (B4), 6755-6804, 1993
On causal links between flood basalts and continental breakup
V Courtillot, C Jaupart, I Manighetti, P Tapponnier, J Besse
Earth and Planetary Science Letters 166 (3-4), 177-195, 1999
Tectonics of the Qinling Belt: build-up and evolution of eastern Asia
M Mattauer, P Matte, J Malavieille, P Tapponnier, H Maluski, XZ Qin, ...
Nature 317 (6037), 496-500, 1985
New constraints on the structure, thermochronology, and timing of the Ailao Shan‐Red River shear zone, SE Asia
PH Leloup, N Arnaud, R Lacassin, JR Kienast, TM Harrison, TTP Trong, ...
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 106 (B4), 6683-6732, 2001
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