Rapid exhumation of the Zermatt-Saas ophiolite deduced from high-precision Sm-Nd and Rb-Sr geochronology

Authors: Amato, J.M.; Johnson, C.M.; Baumgartner, L.P.; Beard, B.L.

Source: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Volume 171, Number 3, 15 September 1999 , pp. 425-438(14)

Publisher: Elsevier

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Keywords: Rb/Sr; Sm/Nd; Western Alps; eclogite; exhumation; geochronology; high pressure

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0012-821X(99)00161-2

Affiliations: Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA

Publication date: September 15, 1999

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