Homogeneity and Constitution of the Earth's Lower Mantle and Outer Core

  1. Thomas J. Shankland and
  2. Jay D. Bass
  1. G.F. Davies and
  2. A.M. Dziewonski

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP026p0341

Elastic Properties and Equations of State

Elastic Properties and Equations of State

How to Cite

Davies, G.F. and Dziewonski, A.M. (1988) Homogeneity and Constitution of the Earth's Lower Mantle and Outer Core, in Elastic Properties and Equations of State (eds T. J. Shankland and J. D. Bass), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/SP026p0341

Author Information

  1. Department of Geological Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass. (U.S.A.)

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1988

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875902401

Online ISBN: 9781118664971

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Keywords:

  • Earth's lower mantle and outer core;
  • Finite-strain equations;
  • Parametric earth model (PEM);
  • Seismological models;
  • Velocity and density distributions;
  • Zero-pressure properties

Summary

  • Introduction

  • Finite-Strain Equations

  • Results

  • Discussion

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements