Analytical Computation of Modes Using Boundary-Layer Theory

  1. J.-L. Le Mouël,
  2. D.E. Smylie and
  3. T. Herring
  1. K. Degryse and
  2. V. Dehant

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM072p0069

Dynamics of Earth's Deep Interior and Earth Rotation

Dynamics of Earth's Deep Interior and Earth Rotation

How to Cite

Degryse, K. and Dehant, V. (1993) Analytical Computation of Modes Using Boundary-Layer Theory, in Dynamics of Earth's Deep Interior and Earth Rotation (eds J.-L. Le Mouël, D.E. Smylie and T. Herring), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM072p0069

Author Information

  1. Koninklijke Sterrenwacht Van België, Brussels, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1993

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904634

Online ISBN: 9781118666739

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Keywords:

  • Earth—Core;
  • Earth—Mantle;
  • Geodynamics

Summary

  • Introduction

  • Formulation of the Problem and Governing Equations

  • Rigidity in the Outer Core = 0

  • Rigidity in the Outer Core is Small But not Negligible

  • Concluding Remarks