Hydrothermal Plumes Over Spreading-Center Axes: Global Distributions and Geological Inferences

  1. Susan E. Humphris,
  2. Robert A. Zierenberg,
  3. Lauren S. Mullineaux and
  4. Richard E. Thomson
  1. Edward T. Baker1,
  2. Christopher R. German2 and
  3. Henry Elderfield3

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM091p0047

Seafloor Hydrothermal Systems: Physical, Chemical, Biological, and Geological Interactions

Seafloor Hydrothermal Systems: Physical, Chemical, Biological, and Geological Interactions

How to Cite

Baker, E. T., German, C. R. and Elderfield, H. (1995) Hydrothermal Plumes Over Spreading-Center Axes: Global Distributions and Geological Inferences, in Seafloor Hydrothermal Systems: Physical, Chemical, Biological, and Geological Interactions (eds S. E. Humphris, R. A. Zierenberg, L. S. Mullineaux and R. E. Thomson), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM091p0047

Author Information

  1. 1

    Noaa Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, Seattle, Washington, Usa

  2. 2

    Institute of Oceanographic Sciences, Wormley, Surrey, Uk

  3. 3

    Department of Earth Sciences, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Uk

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900483

Online ISBN: 9781118663998

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Keywords:

  • Hydrothermal vents—Congresses;
  • Hydrothermal deposits—Congresses;
  • Hydrothermal vent ecology—Congresses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Observational Techniques

  • Global Distributions

  • Discussion

  • Summary