Geophysical and Geochemical Models of Mantle Convection: Successes and Future Challenges

  1. R.S.J. Sparks and
  2. C.J. Hawkesworth
  1. Yanick Ricard and
  2. Nicolas Coltice

Published Online: 2 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/150GM06

The State of the Planet: Frontiers and Challenges in Geophysics

The State of the Planet: Frontiers and Challenges in Geophysics

How to Cite

Ricard, Y. and Coltice, N. (2004) Geophysical and Geochemical Models of Mantle Convection: Successes and Future Challenges, in The State of the Planet: Frontiers and Challenges in Geophysics (eds R.S.J. Sparks and C.J. Hawkesworth), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/150GM06

Author Information

  1. Laboratoire de Sciences de la Terre, Ecole Normale Supérieure De Lyon, Lyon, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904153

Online ISBN: 9781118666012

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Keywords:

  • Geophysics—Research

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Mantle Seen by Geophysicists

  • Geochemical Observations

  • Physics of Mixing

  • A Whole Mantle Marble Cake Model

  • Toward Thermochemical Convection