The geology of fluvial deposits : sedimentary facies, basin analysis, and petroleum geology / Andrew D. Miall.

Author
Miall, Andrew D. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Berlin ; New York : Springer, c1996.
Description
xvi, 582 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [525]-565) and indexes.
Action note
committed to retain
Contents
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Historical Background
  • 3. Concepts of Scale
  • 4. Methods of Architectural-Element Analysis
  • 5. Lithofacies
  • 6. Architectural Elements Formed Within Channels
  • 7. Architectural Elements of the Overbank Environment
  • 8. Fluvial Styles and Facies Models
  • 9. The Stratigraphic Architecture of Fluvial Depositional Systems
  • 10. Fluvial Depositional Systems and Autogenic Sedimentary Controls
  • 11. Tectonic Control of Fluvial Sedimentation
  • 12. What Does Fluvial Lithofacies Reveal About Climate?
  • 13. Sequence Stratigraphy
  • 14. Stratigraphic and Tectonic Controls on the Distribution and Architecture of Fluvial Oil and Gas Reservoirs
  • 15. Case Studies of Oil and Gas Fields in Fluvial Reservoirs
  • 16. Future Research Trends.
ISBN
0387591869 (New York : acid-free)
LCCN
^^^96139242^
OCLC
34602757
RCP
H - S
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