Equations of State of Iron Sulfide and Constraints on the Sulfur Content of the Earth

  1. Thomas J. Shankland and
  2. Jay D. Bass
  1. Thomas J. Ahrens

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP026p0427

Elastic Properties and Equations of State

Elastic Properties and Equations of State

How to Cite

Ahrens, T. J. (2013) Equations of State of Iron Sulfide and Constraints on the Sulfur Content of the Earth, in Elastic Properties and Equations of State (eds T. J. Shankland and J. D. Bass), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/SP026p0427

Author Information

  1. Seismological Laboratory, California Institute Of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125

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:

  • Iron sulfide and constraints;
  • Pressure-density isotherms;
  • Pyrite shock data;
  • Pyrrhotite single crystals;
  • Shock wave data and conditions;
  • Sulfur content;
  • X ray diffraction data

Summary

  • Introduction and Background

  • Experimental Procedures for Shock Experiments on Pyrrhotite Single Crystals

  • Experimental results for Pyrrhotite

  • Shock Wave Data and Conditions in the Earth

  • Reduction of Pyrite Shock Data

  • Reductions to Principal Isentropes

  • Other Sulfides

  • Isothermal Equations of State

  • Constraints on the Sulfur Content of the Core

  • Discussion