Discovery of Post-Perovskite Phase Transition and the Nature of D″ Layer

  1. Kei Hirose,
  2. John Brodholt,
  3. Thorne Lay and
  4. David Yuen
  1. Kei Hirose

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/174GM04

Post-Perovskite: The Last Mantle Phase Transition

Post-Perovskite: The Last Mantle Phase Transition

How to Cite

Hirose, K. (2007) Discovery of Post-Perovskite Phase Transition and the Nature of D″ Layer, in Post-Perovskite: The Last Mantle Phase Transition (eds K. Hirose, J. Brodholt, T. Lay and D. Yuen), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/174GM04

Author Information

  1. Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Tokyo Institute of Technology Tokyo, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904399

Online ISBN: 9781118666401

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Keywords:

  • Perovskite

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experiments at Lowermost Mantle Conditions

  • Discovery of Post-Perovskite Phase Transition

  • Post-Perovskite Phase Transition Boundary

  • Implications for Seismic Anomalies in the Lowermost Mantle

  • Chemical Heterogeneity in D”

  • Summary and Unsolved Problems