Explosive Ocean Island Volcanism and Seamount Evolution in the Central Indian Ocean (Kerguelen Plateau)

  1. Robert A. Duncan,
  2. David K. Rea,
  3. Robert B. Kidd,
  4. Ulrich von Rad and
  5. Jeffrey K. Weissel
  1. P. R. Bitschene1,
  2. J. Dehn2,
  3. K. W. Mehl2 and
  4. H.-U. Schmincke2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM070p0105

Synthesis of Results from Scientific Drilling in the Indian Ocean

Synthesis of Results from Scientific Drilling in the Indian Ocean

How to Cite

Bitschene, P. R., Dehn, J., Mehl, K. W. and Schmincke, H.-U. (1992) Explosive Ocean Island Volcanism and Seamount Evolution in the Central Indian Ocean (Kerguelen Plateau), in Synthesis of Results from Scientific Drilling in the Indian Ocean (eds R. A. Duncan, D. K. Rea, R. B. Kidd, U. von Rad and J. K. Weissel), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM070p0105

Author Information

  1. 1

    Lab. Bioestratigrafla, Depto. Geologia, Universidad Nacional De La Patagonia Sjbkm 4, 9000 Comodoro, Rivadavia, Argentina

  2. 2

    Abteilung Vulkanologie Und Petrologie, Geomar, Wischhofstr. 1-3, 2300 Kiel, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1992

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875908229

Online ISBN: 9781118668030

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Keywords:

  • Geology—Indian Ocean;
  • Paleoceanography—Indian Ocean

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Temporal and Spatial Distribution of Marine Ash Layers

  • Petrologic Evolution and Sources

  • Ocean Island/Seamount Erosion on the Kerguelen Plateau

  • Seamount and Ocean Island Evolution and Erosion