Stratigraphy and Tectonics of the Nepal Himalaya


Course 1:

1.Introduction: Regional setting, Physiography, and Early geological research in the Nepal Himalaya

2.Basic Tectonic framework of the Nepal Himalaya
Course 2:
3.Stratigraphy of Siwalik, Lesser, Higher and Tibetan-Tethys Himalayas.
Course 3:
4.Depositional environment of Early Proterozoic Lesser Himalayan Formations (Rift vs. Collision)
5.The Lesser Himalayan Nappes and Early Paleozoic tectonics and metamorphic events
Course 4:
6.Timing of collision of India with Eurasia
7.The enigmatic MCT, associated inverted metamorphism and HHC exhumation
Course 5:
8.Seismotectonics and Seismic Hazard in the Nepal Himalaya