A top to bottom lithospheric study of Africa and Arabia

@inproceedings{Pasyanos2007ATT,
  title={A top to bottom lithospheric study of Africa and Arabia},
  author={Michael E. Pasyanos and Andrew A. Nyblade},
  year={2007}
}
We study the lithospheric structure of Africa, Arabia and adjacent oceanic regions with fundamental-mode surface waves over a broad period range. Including group velocities with periods shorter than 35 s allows us to examine shallower features than previous studies of the whole continent. In the process, we have developed a crustal thickness map of Africa. Main features include crustal thickness increases under the West African, Congo, and Kalahari cratons. We find crustal thinning under… CONTINUE READING
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