2007

Mantle Plumes

A Multidisciplinary Approach

ISBN: 978-3-540-68045-1 (Print) 978-3-540-68046-8 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Basic Properties of Mantle Plumes

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      Pages 1-48

      Fluid Dynamics of Mantle Plumes

  3. Case studies

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      Pages 49-69

      Tracing the Hawaiian Mantle Plume by Converted Seismic Waves

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      Pages 71-126

      Iceland: The current picture of a ridge-centred mantle plume

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      Pages 127-158

      Combined Gas-geochemical and Receiver Function Studies of the Vogtland/NW Bohemia Intraplate Mantle Degassing Field, Central Europe

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      Pages 159-184

      Crustal and Upper Mantle Structure of the French Massif Central Plume

  4. Eifel Region

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      Pages 185-206

      Geodynamic Setting of the Tertiary Hocheifel Volcanism (Germany), Part I: 40Ar/39Ar geochronology

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      Pages 207-239

      Geodynamic Setting of the Tertiary Hocheifel Volcanism (Germany), Part II: Geochemistry and Sr, Nd and Pb Isotopic Compositions

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      Pages 241-322

      The Quaternary Volcanic Fields of the East and West Eifel (Germany)

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      Pages 323-337

      Thermal and Geochemical Evolution of the Shallow Subcontinental Lithospheric Mantle Beneath the Eifel: Constraints from Mantle Xenoliths, a Review

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      Pages 339-367

      He-Ne-Ar Isotope Systematics of Eifel and Pannonian Basin Mantle Xenoliths Trace Deep Mantle Plume-Lithosphere Interaction Beneath the European Continent

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      Pages 369-378

      Quaternary Uplift in the Eifel Area

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      Pages 379-404

      The Seismic Signature of the Eifel Plume

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      Pages 405-415

      Upper Mantle Structure Beneath the Eifel from Receiver Functions

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      Pages 417-437

      Rayleigh Wave Dispersion in the Eifel Region

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      Pages 439-464

      Seismic Anisotropy in the Asthenosphere Beneath the Eifel Region, Western Germany

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      Pages 465-476

      Gravity Observations in the Western Rhenish Massif and Forward Modelling of the Eifel Plume Bouguer Anomaly

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 477-501