Rheology of the Upper Mantle and the Mantle Wedge: A View from the Experimentalists

  1. John Eiler
  1. Greg Hirth1 and
  2. David Kohlstedt2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/138GM06

Inside the Subduction Factory

Inside the Subduction Factory

How to Cite

Hirth, G. and Kohlstedt, D. (2004) Rheology of the Upper Mantle and the Mantle Wedge: A View from the Experimentalists, in Inside the Subduction Factory (ed J. Eiler), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/138GM06

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geology and Geophysics, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Massachusetts

  2. 2

    Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909974

Online ISBN: 9781118668573

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Keywords:

  • Subduction zones

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Constraints on Flow Law Parameters

  • Extrapolation of Experimental Data to the Oceanic Mantle and the Mantle Wedge