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Plate Tectonics and Sedimentary Basins

Course ID: t38315

This topic presents the concepts and classification of plate tectonics as applied to petroleum exploration. Modeling techniques are used to examine tectonics processes and their involvement in the development of sedimentary basins. Also described are the sedimentary facies patterns that are associated with tectonic influences and the effects of hydrocarbon systems.

Total Number of Subtopics: 3

  • Introduction to Plate Tectonics and Sedimentary Basins
  • Plate Tectonics
  • Sedimentary Basins
Estimated Time: 5 hours on a full time basis