Seismic Anisotropy in the Boundary Layers of the Mantle

  1. Shun-Ichiro Karato,
  2. Alessandro Forte,
  3. Robert Liebermann,
  4. Guy Masters and
  5. Lars Stixrude
  1. J-M. Kendall

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM117p0133

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

Kendall, J.-M. (2013) Seismic Anisotropy in the Boundary Layers of the Mantle, 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/GM117p0133

Author Information

  1. Department of Earth Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, England

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

  • Description of Seismic Anisotropy

  • Wave Propagation in Anisotropic Media

  • Numerical Simulations of Flow-Induced Seismic Anisotropy: An Example

  • Anisotropy Due to Oriented Inclusions

  • Continental Upper Mantle and Subduction Zones

  • Oceanic Lithosphere and Spreading Centres

  • The Lowermost-Mantle Boundary-Layer

  • Discussion and Future Directions