– Sub-project 1
Growth and evolution of the Asian continent, as evidenced from contrasting orogens

(a) Accretionary orogenesis: Lateral accretion (of arcs), vertical accretion (underplating) and growth of the continents

Target areas: Central & East Asia, and Taiwan

Principal collaborator:


(b) Collisional orogenesis: formation of the Tibetan Plateau and Himalayas

Target areas: Himalayas and Tibetan Plateau

Principal Collaborators: