Additional Participants

Graduate Student

Lauren Wheeler

Undergraduate Student

Cory Johnson
James O'Neil

Project Period

October 1, 2010-August 31, 2013

Level of Access

Open-Access Report

Grant Number

4900 / 1009626

Submission Date



1) Refinement of a regional scale model to include an approximation of the true 3D geometry of the orogen.

2) Develop a new local-scale model that incorporates topography, GPS data, and glacial erosion processes to refine the initial results.

3) Develop a modeling experiment to test the hypothesis that the rise and fall of ice masses during glacial cycles might influence where deformation is focused at any given time.

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