International Ocean Discovery Program
Expedition 349 Scientific Prospectus

South China Sea Tectonics

Opening of the South China Sea and its implications for southeast Asian tectonics, climates, and deep mantle processes since the late Mesozoic

Chun-Feng Li
Co-Chief Scientist
State Key Laboratory of Marine Geology
School of Ocean and Earth Sciences
Tongji University
1239 Siping Road
Shanghai 200092
People′s Republic of China

Jian Lin
Co-Chief Scientist
Department of Geology and Geophysics
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
360 Woods Hole Road
Woods Hole MA 02543

Denise K. Kulhanek
Expedition Project Manager/Staff Scientist
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Texas A&M University
1000 Discovery Drive
College Station TX 77845

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