An Experimental Study of the Role of Water in Quartz Deformation

  1. N.L. Carter,
  2. M. Friedman,
  3. J.M. Logan and
  4. D.W. Stearns
  1. K. R. S. S. Kekulawala,
  2. M. S. Paterson and
  3. J. N. Boland

Published Online: 17 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM024p0049

Mechanical Behavior of Crustal Rocks: The Handin Volume

Mechanical Behavior of Crustal Rocks: The Handin Volume

How to Cite

Kekulawala, K. R. S. S., Paterson, M. S. and Boland, J. N. (1981) An Experimental Study of the Role of Water in Quartz Deformation, in Mechanical Behavior of Crustal Rocks: The Handin Volume (eds N.L. Carter, M. Friedman, J.M. Logan and D.W. Stearns), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM024p0049

Author Information

  1. Research School of Earth Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, A.C.T., 2600 Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1981

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900247

Online ISBN: 9781118663806

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Keywords:

  • Rock deformation—Addresses, essays, lectures;
  • Earth—Crust—Addresses, essays, lectures;
  • Geodynamics—Addresses, essays, lectures;
  • Handin, John

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Apparatus and Procedures

  • Specimen Material and Preparation

  • Mechanical Properties: Influence of Heat Treatment

  • Infrared Absorption Observations

  • Electron Microscope Observations

  • Discussion