Effect of Water on the Experimental Deformation of Olivine

  1. H. C. Heard,
  2. I. Y. Borg,
  3. N. L. Carter and
  4. C. B. Raleigh
  1. James D. Blacic

Published Online: 15 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM016p0109

Flow and Fracture of Rocks

Flow and Fracture of Rocks

How to Cite

Blacic, J. D. (1972) Effect of Water on the Experimental Deformation of Olivine, in Flow and Fracture of Rocks (eds H. C. Heard, I. Y. Borg, N. L. Carter and C. B. Raleigh), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM016p0109

Author Information

  1. Geophysics Program and Department of Geological Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1972

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900162

Online ISBN: 9781118664063

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Keywords:

  • Dunite;
  • Hydrolytic weakening mechanism;
  • Olivine;
  • Recrystallization;
  • Single-crystals;
  • Water

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Experiments

  • Experimental Results

  • Deformation Mechanism

  • Conclusions and Speculations