Modeling Chimney Growth and Associated Fluid Flow at Seafloor Hydrothermal Vent Sites

  1. Susan E. Humphris,
  2. Robert A. Zierenberg,
  3. Lauren S. Mullineaux and
  4. Richard E. Thomson
  1. Margaret Kingston Tivey

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM091p0158

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

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

How to Cite

Kingston Tivey, M. (2013) Modeling Chimney Growth and Associated Fluid Flow at Seafloor Hydrothermal Vent Sites, 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/GM091p0158

Author Information

  1. Department of Marine Chemistry and Geochemistry, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Ma

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

  • Initial Models of Black Smoker Chimney Growth

  • Chemical Models of Seawater-Hydrothermal Fluid Interaction

  • Physical Models of Black Smoker Chimney Growth

  • Modeling the Effect of the Physical Environment on Chemical Interactions

  • Models For Growth of Non-Black Smoker Chimneys

  • Consideration of Biological Processes

  • Modbling Fluid Flow In Other Portions of Vent Deposits

  • Summary