Melting of fertile peridotite with variable amounts of H2O

  1. R.S.J. Sparks and
  2. C.J. Hawkesworth
  1. Bernard J. Wood

Published Online: 2 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/150GM07

The State of the Planet: Frontiers and Challenges in Geophysics

The State of the Planet: Frontiers and Challenges in Geophysics

How to Cite

Wood, B. J. (2004) Melting of fertile peridotite with variable amounts of H2O, 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: 10.1029/150GM07

Author Information

  1. Department of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol Bs8 1 Rj, U.K.

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

  • Anhydrous Peridotite Melting

  • Effect of H20 on Melting

  • Application to Equilibration of Wet Melts with Lherzolite

  • Conclusions