An Overview of the Izu-Bonin-Mariana Subduction Factory

  1. John Eiler
  1. Robert J. Stern1,
  2. Matthew J. Fouch2 and
  3. Simon L. Klemperer3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/138GM10

Inside the Subduction Factory

Inside the Subduction Factory

How to Cite

Stern, R. J., Fouch, M. J. and Klemperer, S. L. (2004) An Overview of the Izu-Bonin-Mariana Subduction Factory, in Inside the Subduction Factory (ed J. Eiler), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/138GM10

Author Information

  1. 1

    Geosciences Department, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas

  2. 2

    Carnegie Institution of Washington, Department Of Geological Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

  3. 3

    Department of Geophysics, Stanford University, Stanford, California

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

  • Nomenclature and Geography

  • Early Studies of the IBM Arc System

  • History of the IBM Arc System

  • Inputs into the Subduction Factory

  • Geophysics of the Subducted Slab and Mantle

  • IBM Subduction Factory Outputs

  • Conclusions