By A. Henk (auth.), O. Oncken, C. Janssen (eds.)
The 11th overseas convention on Basement Tectonics was once held on the GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam in Germany 25-29 July 1994. It used to be the 1st time assembly of this sequence happened within the centre of Europe and the 1st such assembly during this quarter after the new political adjustments in jap Europe. accordingly, the most topic of the assembly focussed at the constitution and background of the full eu continent. extra subject matters have been grouped round issues of present curiosity. Keynote lectures on those issues got through A. Berthelsen, St. Mueller, A. eco-friendly, and D. Fountain. The technical classes have been prepared with aid of the medical Committee at the following themes: 1. Continental scale gains of basement rocks of phanerozoic cratons - with emphasis on Europe 2. Extrapolation and correlation of geological and geophysical info from basement rocks: an evaluation three. Mechanisms of basement exhumation within the evolution of orogenic belts four. constitution and intraplate deformation of the North-American craton Papers submitted to this quantity have besides the fact that all been accrued in a single half due to the fact that them all take care of assorted elements of deformation of the continental basement. A moment half incorporates a whole record of all papers and posters awarded on the assembly. box journeys to review a number of the above pointed out features within the Harz mountains, the Granulite Massif, and the Erzgebirge have been equipped by way of P. Bankwitz, P. Frischbutter, 1. Rotzler, okay. Rotzler, and B. Mingram. Their help is gratefully acknowledged.