Geological Society of America (GSA) North-Central Section 50-th Annual Meeting

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Start Date: 
Monday, April 18, 2016
End Date: 
Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Location: Champaign, Illinois, USA

Web: http://www.geosociety.org/Sections/nc/2016mtg/index.htm

Includes the following session:

T31. Magmatic processes of the Midwestern Proterozoic: Mid-Continent Rift to St. Francois Mountains

Convenor: Craig Lundstrom (lundstro@uiuc.edu)

While out stable platform location now leads to little igneous activity, the Proterozoic provided a great deal of magmatism, which emplaced large amounts of basaltic to rhyolitic magmas. This session solicits contributions related to igneous petrology of the Midcontinent Rift and Granite-Rhyolite Province. Observations, experiments, and numerical models of petrogenesis are welcomed.

City: 
Champaign, Illinois, USA