Deformation-Induced Mechanical Instabilities at the Core-Mantle Boundary

  1. Kei Hirose,
  2. John Brodholt,
  3. Thorne Lay and
  4. David Yuen
  1. Nick Petford1,
  2. Tracy Rushmer2 and
  3. David A. Yuen3

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/174GM18

Post-Perovskite: The Last Mantle Phase Transition

Post-Perovskite: The Last Mantle Phase Transition

How to Cite

Petford, N., Rushmer, T. and Yuen, D. A. (2007) Deformation-Induced Mechanical Instabilities at the Core-Mantle Boundary, 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: 10.1029/174GM18

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bournemouth University Fern Barrow, Poole, Dorset, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Earth And Planetary Sciences, GEMOC, Macquarie University Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

  3. 3

    Minnesota Supercomputer Institute, University of Minnesota Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

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

  • Approach

  • Microscale Processes: Deformationdriven Mass Transfer Across the CMB

  • Mesoscale Processes: Petrological and Thermal-Mechanical Interaction Between The PPV

  • Boundary and Outer Fluid Core

  • Macroscale Processes: Thermalchemical (Super)Plumes with Radiative Thermal Conductivity

  • Summary

  • Appendix