Subducted Lithospheric Slab Velocity Structure: Observations and Mineralogical Inferences

  1. Gray E. Bebout,
  2. David W. Scholl,
  3. Stephen H. Kirby and
  4. John P. Platt
  1. George Helffrich

Published Online: 23 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM096p0215

Subduction Top to Bottom

Subduction Top to Bottom

How to Cite

Helffrich, G. (1996) Subducted Lithospheric Slab Velocity Structure: Observations and Mineralogical Inferences, in Subduction Top to Bottom (eds G. E. Bebout, D. W. Scholl, S. H. Kirby and J. P. Platt), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM096p0215

Author Information

  1. Geology Dept., U. Bristol, Wills Memorial Building, Queens Road, Bristol BS8 IRJ UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1996

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900780

Online ISBN: 9781118664575

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Keywords:

  • Subduction zones

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Seismological Observations

  • Mechanisms

  • The Gabbro-Eclogite Transition in Slabs at Shallow Depths

  • Seismic Velocities in Metabasalts

  • Discussion