Thermodynamic Properties and Stability Field of MgSiO3 Post-Perovskite

  1. Kei Hirose,
  2. John Brodholt,
  3. Thorne Lay and
  4. David Yuen
  1. Renata M. Wentzcovitch1,
  2. Koichiro Umemoto1,
  3. Taku Tsuchiya2 and
  4. Jun Tsuchiya2

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/174GM08

Post-Perovskite: The Last Mantle Phase Transition

Post-Perovskite: The Last Mantle Phase Transition

How to Cite

Wentzcovitch, R. M., Umemoto, K., Tsuchiya, T. and Tsuchiya, J. (2007) Thermodynamic Properties and Stability Field of MgSiO3 Post-Perovskite, 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: 10.1029/174GM08

Author Information

  1. 1

    Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Minnesota Supercomputing Institute for Digital Simulation and Advanced Computation, University of Minnesota Minneapolis, MN, USA

  2. 2

    Geodynamics Research Center, Ehime University Matsuyama, 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

  • Theoretical Methods

  • Post-Perovskite Crystal Structure

  • Vibrational and Thermodynamic Properties

  • Phase Equilibrium and Stability Field

  • Conclusions