[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/arc/FT100100717]
Researchers O'Neill Dr Craig J
Brief description Hjorta Trench, south of Macquarie Island, is a seismically active boundary of the Australian plate and a unique natural laboratory for study of the initiation of the processes which are currently driving Australia north at 7 millimetres per year. Sophisticated computer models will be used to understand the evolution of this oceanic megathrust system.
Funding Amount $596,938
Funding Scheme Future Fellowships