Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Rock deformation tests to large shear strains in torsion

Paterson, Mervyn; Olgaard, D

Description

Experiments performed to high strains in simple shear are necessary to resolve many important problems in rock deformation, including the simulation of non-coaxial deformation, the exploration of the influence of strain on rheology, and the development of mineral segregation, dynamic recrystallisation, and other aspects of microstructure. Using a new torsion system we are able to simulate both the high strains and the simple shear style commonly observed in naturally deformed rocks, and to make...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2000
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/90093
Source: Journal of the Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society
DOI: 10.1016/S0191-8141(00)00042-0

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Paterson_Rock_deformation_tests_to_2000.pdf1.05 MBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  20 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator