Chemical and Biochemical Transformations in Hydrothermal Plumes

  1. Susan E. Humphris,
  2. Robert A. Zierenberg,
  3. Lauren S. Mullineaux and
  4. Richard E. Thomson
  1. Marvin D. Lilley1,
  2. Richard A. Feely2 and
  3. John H. Trefry3

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM091p0369

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

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

How to Cite

Lilley, M. D., Feely, R. A. and Trefry, J. H. (1995) Chemical and Biochemical Transformations in Hydrothermal Plumes, 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/GM091p0369

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Oceanography, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

  2. 2

    Noaa/Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, Seattle, Washington

  3. 3

    Department of Oceanography, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida

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:

  • Dissolved Constituents Utilized as Tracers

  • Elemental Chemistry of Hydrothermal Particles

  • Bacterial Activity within Plumes

  • Organic Carbon Production within Plumes

  • Zookanicton Activity Associated with Plumes

  • Rlijnietracers of Vent F1eld Variability