Rod Holcombe Structural Geology Animation Library

 The following short animations have been developed by Rod Holcombe for use in undergraduate Structural Geology courses at The University of Queensland. They can be viewed directly in your net browser without requiring any add-ins.

These animations are copyright to R.J.Holcombe. You are free to download and use these images for academic purposes but if you wish to redisplay them in a publically accessible browser then the display must contain a clear link to this page and acknowledgement of the author. Further redistribution of the images on either CD or web download compilations must be with the consent of the author.

The following are animated GIFs (continous cycles) developed by Rod Holcombe (and copyright to him).

Flow and strain

Shear Zones

The following are Quicktime Movie versions of the above. The files are substantially bigger than the gif versions, but the animations are user controllable

Shear Zones




The following animations used in Rod Holcombe's subjects have been derived from a number of sources as shown:

Rick Almendinger's fault-bend fold animations (Cornell University)

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