Neotectonic and relief evolution studies in the South Shetland Islands.
Entry ID: CNDP-ESP_GEOANT-UAM_Neotectonics-Relief_evolution

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Summary
Abstract: In English:

Data on neotectonics and relief evolution in the Antarctic Peninsula region from projects of the research group on Geology of the University Autonoma of Madrid (GEOANT).
Brittle structures and fault populations analysis. Stress field studies, uplift and fission track dating.

En Español:

Datos sobre neotectonica y evolucion del relieve en la region de la Peninsula Antartica, procedentes de proyectos realizados por el grupo de Geologia de la Universidad Autonoma de Madrid (GEOANT).
Analisis de estructuras fragiles y de poblaciones de fallas. Estudios sobre campos de esfuerzos, levantamiento y datacion por trazas de fision.

Parent DIF
This data set description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
CNDP-ESP_GEOANT-UAM


Geographic Coverage
 N: -60.5 S: -67.6  E: -44.3  W: -68.1
 Min Altitude: 0  Max Altitude: 1000  Min Depth: 0  Max Depth: 0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Jeronimo Lopez-Martinez
Dataset Title: Neotectonics, Relief evolution
Dataset Series Name: Neotectonics Deception Island, South Shetland Islands
Dataset Release Date: 1999 / 2002 / 2007
Dataset Release Place: Geogaceta / BAS Geomap Series / Journal of South American Earth Sciences
Dataset Publisher: GONZALEZ-CASADO et al. / LOPEZ-MARTINEZ et al. / MAESTRO, A., et al.
Data Presentation Form: Graphics, Tables, Research paper
Online Resource: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science?_ob=ArticleURL&_udi=B6VDS-4MR1...

Dataset Originator/Creator: Jeronimo Lopez-Martinez
Dataset Title: Neotectonics, Relief evolution
Dataset Series Name: Neotectonics Livingston Island, South Shetland Islands
Dataset Release Date: 1996 / 1997 / 1999 / 2000
Dataset Release Place: BAS Geomap Series / Bol. R. Soc. Esp. Hist. Nat./ Ant. Science; Geogaceta / GeoT
Dataset Publisher: LOPEZ-MARTINEZ et al. / BERGAMIN et al. /GONZALEZ-CASADO et al. / GUMIEL et al.
Data Presentation Form: Graphics, Tables, Research Paper

Dataset Originator/Creator: Jeronimo Lopez-Martinez
Dataset Title: Neotectonics, Relief evolution
Dataset Series Name: Neotectonics Bransfield Strait and Southern Scotia Ridge
Dataset Release Date: 1997; 2000 / 2007 / 2008
Dataset Release Place: Geology; Bol. R. Soc. Esp. Hist. Nat. / Geol. Surv. Open File Report / Geo-Temas
Dataset Publisher: GONZALEZ-CASADO et al. / MAESTRO et al. /MAESTRO et al.
Data Presentation Form: Graphics, Tables, Research Paper

Dataset Originator/Creator: Jeronimo Lopez-Martinez
Dataset Title: Neotectonics, Relief evolution
Dataset Series Name: Neotectonics Elephant Island.
Dataset Release Date: 2006
Dataset Release Place: Antarctic Contributions to Global Earth Sciences
Dataset Publisher: GALINDO-ZALDIVAR et al.; LOPEZ-MARTINEZ et al.
Data Presentation Form: Graphics, Tables, Research Paper

Dataset Originator/Creator: Jeronimo Lopez-Martinez
Dataset Title: Neotectonics, Relief evolution
Dataset Series Name: Neotectonics South Orkney Islands.

Dataset Originator/Creator: Jeronimo Lopez-Martinez
Dataset Title: Neotectonics, Relief evolution
Dataset Series Name: Neotectonics James Ross Archipelago area
Dataset Release Date: 2008
Dataset Release Place: Antarctic Science
Dataset Publisher: MAESTRO et al.
Data Presentation Form: Graphics, Tables, Research Paper

Dataset Originator/Creator: Jeronimo Lopez-Martinez
Dataset Title: Neotectonics, Relief evolution
Dataset Series Name: Neotectonics Adelaide Island.

Dataset Originator/Creator: Jeronimo Lopez-Martinez
Dataset Title: Neotectonics, Relief evolution
Dataset Series Name: Fission track thermochronology, South Shetland Island
Dataset Release Date: 2000 / 2001 / 2004
Dataset Release Place: Bol. Geol. y Minero; Geotemas / Geogaceta / Antarctic Science
Dataset Publisher: SELL, I. et al.
Data Presentation Form: Graphics, Tables, Research Paper


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-12-30
Stop Date: 2008-02-20


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > Antarctic Peninsula region
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR


Science Keywords
LAND SURFACE >GEOMORPHOLOGY >TECTONIC LANDFORMS/PROCESSES    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GEOMORPHIC LANDFORMS/PROCESSES >TECTONIC LANDFORMS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GEOTHERMAL DYNAMICS >GEOTHERMAL ENERGY    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >ROCKS/MINERALS/CRYSTALS >MINERALS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >PLATE TECTONICS >FAULT MOVEMENT    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >PLATE TECTONICS >FOLDS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >NEOTECTONICS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >PLATE TECTONICS >STRAIN    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >PLATE TECTONICS >STRATIGRAPHIC SEQUENCE    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >VOLCANIC ACTIVITY >ERUPTION DYNAMICS    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE VOLCANISM >ISLAND ARCS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >PLATE TECTONICS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >TECTONICS >PLATE TECTONICS >PLATE BOUNDARIES    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
ENVIRONMENT
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION


Platform
FIELD SURVEYS    [Information]
AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHS    [Information]
MAPS    [Information]
LANDSAT    [Information]
SATELLITES    [Information]
LABORATORY    [Information]
FIELD INVESTIGATION    [Information]


Instrument
CLINOMETERS    [Information]
NEUTRON MONITORS    [Information]
COMPASSES    [Information]
TM >Thematic Mapper    [Information]
GPSP >Global Positioning System Payload    [Information]


Keywords
NEOTECTONICS
RELIEF EVOLUTION
FAULT POPULATIONS
BRITTLE STRUCTURES


Originating Center
University Autonoma of Madrid (Geology Group GEOANT)


Data Center
Centro Nacional de Datos Antarticos, National Antarctic Data Centre, Comite Polar Espanol, Spain    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://hielo.igme.es/

Data Center Personnel
Name: ANTONIO BARRAGAN SANABRIA
Phone: +34913495731
Fax: +34913495929
Email: a.barragan at igme.es
Contact Address:
Centro Nacional de Datos Antarticos
Instituto Geologico y Minero de Espana
c/Rios Rosas 23
City: Madrid
Postal Code: 28003
Country: SPAIN


Personnel
JERONIMO LOPEZ-MARTINEZ
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +34914974513
Fax: +34914972982
Email: jeronimo.lopez at uam.es
Contact Address:
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
Departamento de Geologia y Geoquimica
Facultad de Ciencias
Campus de Canto Blanco
c/ Fco. Tomás y Valiente 7
City: Madrid
Province or State: Madrid
Postal Code: 28049
Country: Spain


OSCAR BERMUDEZ MOLINA
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +34913495889
Fax: +34913495929
Email: o.bermudez at igme.es
Contact Address:
Centro Nacional de Datos Antarticos
Instituto Geologico y Minero de Espana
C/ Rios Rosas 23
City: Madrid
Postal Code: E-28003
Country: SPAIN


Publications/References
Bergamin, J.F., Duran, J.J., Gonzalez Casado, J.M. & Lopez-Martinez, J. (1997). Morfologia y estructura del basamento precuaternario de la Caleta Española, Peninsula Hurd, Isla Livingston. Boletin de la Real Sociedad Española de Historia Natural (Secc. Geol.), 93 (1-4), 187-194.

Galindo-Zaldivar, J., Maestro, A., Lopez-Martinez, J. & Sanz de Galdeano, C. (2006). Elephant Island recent tectonics in the framework of the Scotia-Antarctic-South Shetland Block triple junction (NE Antarctic Peninsula). In Fütterer, D.K., Damaske, D., Kleinschmidt, G., Miller, H. & Tessensohn, F. (Eds.). Antarctic Contributions to Global Earth Science, 269-274. Berlin-Heildelberg-New York: Springer.

Gonzalez-Casado, J.M., Giner, J. & Lopez-Martinez, J. (1999). La fracturacion en el Cabo Shirreff, Isla Livingston, Antartida Occidental. Geogaceta, 26, 35-38.

Gonzalez-Casado, J.M., Giner, J. & Lopez-Martinez, J. (2000). Bransfield Basin, Antarctic Peninsula: not a normal backarc basin. Geology, 28, 11, 1043-1046.

Gonzalez-Casado, J.M., Lopez-Martinez, J. & Duran, J.J. (1999). Active tectonics and morphostructure in the northern margin of the central Bransfield Basin, Hurd Peninsula, Livingston Island (South Shetland Islands). Antarctic Science, 11(3), 323-331.

Gonzalez-Casado, J.M., Lopez-Martinez, J., Duran, J.J. & Bergamin, J.F. (1997). Fracturacion y campos de esfuerzos recientes en el entorno del Estrecho de Bransfield. Boletin de la Real Sociedad Española de Historia Natural (Secc. Geol.), 93 (1-4), 179-186.

Gonzalez-Casado, J.M., Lopez-Martinez, J., Giner, J., Duran, J.J. & Gumiel, P. (1999). Analisis de la microfracturacion en la Isla Decepcion, Antartida Occidental. Geogaceta, 26, 31-34.

Gumiel, P., Gonzalez-Casado, J.M., Giner, J., Lopez-Martinez, J. & Duran, J.J. (2000). Geometria fractal de los sistemas filonianos en la Peninsula Hurd, Isla Livingston, Antartida Occidental. Geogaceta, 27, 75-78.

Gumiel, P., Gonzalez-Casado, J.M., Giner, J., Lopez-Martinez, J. & Duran, J.J. (2000). Sistemas filonianos multifractales en la Peninsula Hurd, Isla Livingston, Antartida Occidental. Geotemas, 1(1), 181-184.

Lee, J.I., Hur, S.D., Yoo, C.M., Yeo, J.P., Kim, H., Choe, M.Y., Nam, S.H., Kim, Y., Park, B.K., Zheng, X. & Lopez-Martinez, J. (2002). Summary of the geological information of Barton and Weaver peninsulas, King George Island, Antarctica. Seoul, Korea Ocean Research and Development Institute. 30 p. and map.

López-Martínez, J., Hathway, B., Lomas, S., Martínez De Pisón, E. & Arche, A. (1996). Structural geomorphology and geological setting. In supplementary text of the Geomorphological Map of Byers Peninsula. BAS Geomap Series, 5-A, 9-14. Cambridge: British Antarctic Survey.

Lopez-Martinez, J., Smellie, J.L., Thomson, J.W & Thomson, M.R.A. (Eds.). (2002). Geology and geomorphology of Deception Island. BAS Geomap Series, 6-A and 6-B. 77 p. 3 maps. Cambridge, British Antarctic Survey.

Lopez-Martinez, J., Trouw, R.A.J., Galindo-Zaldivar, J., Maestro, A., Simoes, L.S.A., Medeiros, F.F. & Trouw, C.C. (2006). Tectonics and geomorphology of Elephant Island, South Shetland Islands. In Fütterer, D.K., Damaske, D., Kleinschmidt, G., Miller, H. & Tessensohn, F. (Eds.). Antarctic Contributions to Global Earth Science. 277-282. Berlin-Heildelberg: Springer.

Maestro, A., Lopez-Martinez, J. & Bohoyo, F. (2007). Tectonic evolution of northern Antarctic Peninsula from brittle mesostructures and earthquakes focal mechanisms. In Cooper, A., Raymond, C., et al. (Eds.) Antarctica; A keystone in a changing world. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1047, 051, 1-4.

Maestro, A., López-Martínez, J., Bohoyo, F. & Alfaro, P. (2008). Evolución del campo de esfuerzos mesozoico-cenozoico en el sector septentrional de la Península Antártica. Sociedad Geológica de España. Geo-Temas, vol. 10, 457-460.

Maestro, A., Lopez-Martinez, J., Bohoyo, F., Montes, M., Nozal, F., Santillana, S. & Marenssi, S. (2008). Geodynamic implications of Cenozoic to recent stress field, Seymour Island (Western Antarctica). Antarctic Science, 20 (2), 173-184.

Maestro, A., Somoza, L., Rey, J., Martinez-Frias, J. & Lopez-Martinez, J. (2007). Active tectonics, fault pattern and stress field of Deception Island: A response to oblique convergente between the Pacific and Antarctic plates. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 23, 256-268.

Sell, I., Poupeau, G., Gonzalez-Casado, J.M. & Lopez-Martinez, J. (2000). Fission track thermo-chronological study of the Barnard Point pluton (Livingston Island, Western Antarctica). Boletin Geologico y Minero, 111-6, 39-44.

Sell, I., Poupeau, G., Gonzalez-Casado, J.M. & Lopez-Martinez, J. (2001). Thermal evolution of the Miers Bluff Formation from apatite fission track (Livingston Island, Antarctic Peninsula region). Geogaceta, 29, 159-162.

Sell, I., Poupeau, G., Gonzalez-Casado, J.M. & Lopez-Martinez, J. (2004). Fision tracks thermochronological study of King George Island and Livingston Island, South Shetland Islands, Western Antarctica. Antarctic Science, 16(2), 191-197.

Sell, I., Poupeau, G., Gonzalez-Casado, J.M., Lopez-Martinez, J. & Labrin, E. (2000). La historia termo-cronologica de las Islas Shetland del Sur (Antartida Occidental), mediante el estudio de trazas de fision en apatitos. Geotemas, 1 (3), 299-302.

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-06-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-09-23

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