Tracers of the Slab

  1. John Eiler
  1. Tim Elliott

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/138GM03

Inside the Subduction Factory

Inside the Subduction Factory

How to Cite

Elliott, T. (2004) Tracers of the Slab, in Inside the Subduction Factory (ed J. Eiler), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/138GM03

Author Information

  1. Department of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909974

Online ISBN: 9781118668573



  • Subduction zones


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • A Working Model of Arc Lava Geochemistry

  • Overview of Incompatible Element Systematics

  • Component 1 (Sediment)

  • Component 2 (Alteredmafic Oceanic Crust)

  • Rates of Processes at Arcs

  • Conclusions

  • Appendix A