Plastic Flow in the Deep Crust and Upper Mantle

  1. Charles L. Drake
  1. Adolphe Nicolas1 and
  2. C. Barry Raleigh2

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP005p0099

Geodynamics: Progress and Prospects

Geodynamics: Progress and Prospects

How to Cite

Nicolas, A. and Barry Raleigh, C. (1976) Plastic Flow in the Deep Crust and Upper Mantle, in Geodynamics: Progress and Prospects (ed C. L. Drake), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/SP005p0099

Author Information

  1. 1

    Laboratoire de Geologie Structurale Departement des Sciences de la Terre Universite de Nantes 44 Nantes, France

  2. 2

    U.S. Geological Survey 345 Middlefield Road Menlo Park, California 94025

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1976

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875902036

Online ISBN: 9781118664902

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Keywords:

  • Deep crustal and upper mantle, plastic flow;
  • Development of kinematic and dynamic models;
  • International Geodynamics Project;
  • Rheological models of earth's interior

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • General Goals

  • Tasks