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Computer Animations of Basic Structural Processes
This page has several animated cross sections which illustrate common structural models. The animations illustrate the development of fault bend folds, duplexes, fault propagation folds, and normal faults.
Intended for grade levels:
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
  • Graduate / Professional
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Illustration - scientific
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Structural geology
Technical requirements:
QuickTime plug-in
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
All movies on this site are copyright Richard W. Allmendinger, 2002. Pages may be downloaded or linked to for non-commercial purposes, but files may not be uploaded to another server without the author's permission.
DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-NAGT-000-000-000-506
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Prof Richard W. Allmendinger
Dept. of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Cornell University