Dynamics of the Earth's Core

  1. Shun-Ichiro Karato,
  2. Alessandro Forte,
  3. Robert Liebermann,
  4. Guy Masters and
  5. Lars Stixrude
  1. Bruce A. Buffett

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM117p0037

Earth's Deep Interior: Mineral Physics and Tomography From the Atomic to the Global Scale

Earth's Deep Interior: Mineral Physics and Tomography From the Atomic to the Global Scale

How to Cite

Buffett, B. A. (2000) Dynamics of the Earth's Core, in Earth's Deep Interior: Mineral Physics and Tomography From the Atomic to the Global Scale (eds S.-I. Karato, A. Forte, R. Liebermann, G. Masters and L. Stixrude), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM117p0037

Author Information

  1. Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909752

Online ISBN: 9781118668474

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Keywords:

  • Earth—Interior;
  • Seismic tomography;
  • Mineralogy

Summary

  • Introduction

  • Elements of Dynamo Theory

  • Convection in the Outer Core

  • Thermal Evolution of the Core

  • Dynamics of the Inner Core

  • Conclusions