Thermal Expansion of Silicate Perovskite and Atratification of the Earth's Mantle

  1. Thomas J. Shankland and
  2. Jay D. Bass
  1. Elise Knittle1,
  2. Raymond Jeanloz1 and
  3. Gordon L. Smith2

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP026p0521

Elastic Properties and Equations of State

Elastic Properties and Equations of State

How to Cite

Knittle, E., Jeanloz, R. and Smith, G. L. (1988) Thermal Expansion of Silicate Perovskite and Atratification of the Earth's Mantle, in Elastic Properties and Equations of State (eds T. J. Shankland and J. D. Bass), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/SP026p0521

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA

  2. 2

    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California 94550, USA

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 mantle;
  • Gruneisen's theory;
  • Silicate perovskite;
  • Thermal expansion;
  • Zero-pressure density