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Title The interdisciplinary earth : a volume in honor of Don l. Anderson / edited by Gillian R. Foulger, Department of Earth Sciences, Durham University, Durham, U.K., Michele Lustrino, Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra, Universita degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Roma, Italy, Scott D. King, Department of Geosciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.
Published Boulder, Colorado : The Geological Society of America : copublished with the American Geophysical Union, 2015.
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Description xix, 366 pages : illustrations, color ; 28 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Series Special papers (Geological Society of America) ; 514
Special publication (Geological Society of America) ; 71
Special papers (Geological Society of America) ; 514.
Special publication (American Geophysical Union) ; 71.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Preface / G.R. Foulger, M. Lustrino, and S.D. King. Don L. Anderson and the Caltech Seismo lab / B.R. Julian et al. Seismology : The significance of seismic wavespeed minima and thermal maxima in the mantle and the role of dynamic melting / C.G. Sammis and D.L. Anderson -- Near-vertical multiple ScS phases and vertically averaged mantle properties / H. Kanamori and L. Rivera -- On DLA's N / H. Kawakatsu, J.-P. Montagner, and T.-R.A. Song -- Weak elastic anisotropy in global seismology / L. Thomsen and D.L. Anderson. Mantle structure and dynamics : Top-driven asymmetric mantle convection / C. Doglioni and D.L. Anderson -- Post-breakup lithosphere recycling below the U.S. East Coast: evidence from adakitic rocks / R. Meyer and J. van Wijk -- Mantle convection, the asthenosphere, and Earth's thermal history / S.D. King -- Hotspots in hindsight / B.R. Julian, G.R. Foulger, O. Hatfield, S.E. Jackson, E. Simpson, J. Einbeck, and A. Moore -- Terrestrial planets fractionated sychronously with accretion, but Earth progressed through subsequent interally dynamic stages whereas Venus and Mars have been inert for more than 4 billion years / W.B. Hamilton. Lithosphere structure and dynamics : The Pacific megawash: a future plate boundary? / J.-P. Montagner and D.L. Anderson -- Seafloor topography and the thermal budget of earth / J. Korenaga -- Are large oceanic depth anomalies caused by thermal perturbations? / C.A. Stein and S. Stein -- The upper mantle geoid: implications for continental structure and the intraplate stress field / C. Coblentz, J. van Wijk, R.M. Richardson, and M. Sandiford -- The Yellowstone "hot spot" track results from migrating basin-range extension / G.R. Foulger, R.L. Christiansen, and D.L. Anderson -- Lithospheric structure of the Atakor metacratonic volcanic swell (Hoggar, Tuareg Shield, souther Algeria): electrical constraints from magnetotelluric data / A. Bouzid, B. Bayou, J.-P. LiƩgeois, S. Bourouis, S.S. Bougchiche, A. Bendekken, A. Abtout, W. Boukhlouf, and A. Ouabadi. Geochemistry of igneous rocks : The mantle isotopic printer: basic mantle plume geochemistry for seismologists and geodynamicists / M. Lustrino and D.L. Anderson -- Generation of low-silica alkaline lavas: Petrological constraints, models, and thermal implications / S. Pilet -- A perisphere/LLAMA model for Hawaiian volcanism / A.D. Smith -- Why volatiles are required for cratonic flood basalt volcanism: two examples from the Siberian craton / A.V. Ivanov -- Obvious problems in lunar petrogenesis and new perspectives / M.J. O'Hara and Y.L. Niu.
Subject Earth sciences.
Earth (Planet) -- Mantle.
Heat -- Convection.
Related Names Anderson, Don L., author.
Foulger, Gillian R., 1952- editor.
Lustrino, Michele, editor.
King, Scott D., editor.
Related To Online version: Interdisciplinary earth. Boulder, Colorado : The Geological Society of America : copublished with the American Geophysical Union, 2015 (OCoLC)926123567
ISBN 9780813725147
OCLC number 918762285