homocline


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homocline

[′hä·mə‚klīn]
(geology)
Any rock unit in which the strata exhibit the same dip.
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Among the topics are variation on the p-Laplacian, extremal functions in Poincare-Sobolev inequalities for functions of bounded variation, homocline type solutions for a class of differential equations with periodic coefficients, the cooperative case of quasilinear and singular systems, weighted asymmetric problems for an indefinite elliptic operator, multiple non-trivial solutions of the Dirichlet problem for the prescribed mean curvature equation, and existence of nodal solutions for some nonlinear elliptic problems.
The thickness of the Voronka aquifer is 10-40 m in the Estonian Homocline.
The hydraulic conductivity of aquifers on the Estonian Homocline varies within 0.
The local groundwater flow on the Estonian Homocline follows from the regional flow pattern.
And this is not the case, as the Carboniferous formation constitutes a homocline along the whole south-western boundary of the ISS.
The sedimentary bedrock strata have a regular southward inclination (7-15', azimuth 179[degrees]) and Palaeozoic layers form a gently dipping homocline.
The Piusa-Tabina area is located within the SE marginal zone of the gentle slope of the Fennoscandian Shield where the sedimentary cover forms a uniform Estonian Homocline (Puura & Vaher 1997).
These are generally interpreted as remnants of the cratonic crust that was rifted during Mesoproterozoic extension, the eastern limit of which may be reflected in a prominent series of west-facing crustal-scale homoclines beneath the Foreland Belt.