18. Reykjanes Ridge Crest: A Detailed Geophysical Study

  1. Collected Reprint Series
  1. Manik Talwani,
  2. Charles C. Windisch and
  3. Marcus G. Langseth Jr.

Published Online: 3 MAR 2014

DOI: 10.1002/9781118782149.ch18

1972, Plate Tectonics

1972, Plate Tectonics

How to Cite

Collected Reprint Series (1972) Reykjanes Ridge Crest: A Detailed Geophysical Study, in 1972, Plate Tectonics, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC. doi: 10.1002/9781118782149.ch18

Author Information

  1. Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory of Columbia University Palisades, New York 10964

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 MAR 2014
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1972

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118786260

Online ISBN: 9781118782149

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Keywords:

  • Chronology;
  • Heat flow measurements and geophysical study;
  • Magnetization;
  • Seismic reflection and refraction;
  • Topography

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Navigation

  • Magnetic Pattern and its Continuation into Iceland

  • Topography and Sediment Distribution

  • Measurements of Heat Flow in the Reykjanes Ridge

  • Seismic Refraction and Gravity Measurements

  • Discussion of Details of Crustal Structures

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • References