Imaging Cold Rock at the Base of the Mantle: The Sometimes Fate of Slabs?

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

Published Online: 23 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM096p0369

Subduction Top to Bottom

Subduction Top to Bottom

How to Cite

Wysession, M. E. (1996) Imaging Cold Rock at the Base of the Mantle: The Sometimes Fate of Slabs?, 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/GM096p0369

Author Information

  1. Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri

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

  • He Fate of Slabs

  • Paleosubduction

  • Seismic Images of D“

  • A Seismic Discontinuity at the Top of D“: Possible Mechanisms

  • Summary