Thermal Structure due to Solid-State Flow in the Mantle Wedge Beneath Arcs

  1. John Eiler
  1. Peter B. Kelemen1,
  2. Jennifer L. Rilling2,
  3. E. M. Parmentier2,
  4. Luc Mehl3 and
  5. Bradley R. Hacker3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/138GM13

Inside the Subduction Factory

Inside the Subduction Factory

How to Cite

Kelemen, P. B., Rilling, J. L., Parmentier, E. M., Mehl, L. and Hacker, B. R. (2004) Thermal Structure due to Solid-State Flow in the Mantle Wedge Beneath Arcs, in Inside the Subduction Factory (ed J. Eiler), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/138GM13

Author Information

  1. 1

    Dept. of Geology & Geophysics, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Massachusetts

  2. 2

    Dept. of Geological Sciences, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island

  3. 3

    Dept. of Geological Sciences & Institute for Crustal Studies, University Of California, Santa Barbara, 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

  • Pressure and Temperature in the Shallow Mantle and Lower Crust Beneath Arcs

  • Rapid Advection in the Mantle Wedge

  • Gravity and Topography in Oceanic Arcs

  • Caveats

  • Conclusions