Bulletin of the Geological Society of Malaysia, Volume 37, July 1995, pp. 133 – 142
South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Academia Sinica, The Multidisciplinary Oceanographic Expedition Team of Chinese Academy of Sciences to the Nansha Islands, Guangzhou, China
Abstract: The paper analyses the types of neotectonic movement and geological hazards in the Nansha Islands and its vicinity. The distribution and values of modern tectonic stress field in the studied region are discussed based on the method of finite element analysis.