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 C1: Geophysics Core, Lectures 21-24 - John Rudge

Lecture 21

  • Bercovici, D., 2015. Treatise on Geophysics: Volume 7: Mantle dynamics. Elsevier. 2nd edition. doi:10.1016/B978-0-444-53802-4.00125-1. This is available at the Betty & Gordon Moore Library
  • McKenzie, D.P., 1983. The Earth’s Mantle. Sci. Am. 249, 66–78. doi:10.1038/ scientificamerican0983-66.
  • McKenzie, D.P., Richter, F., 1976. Convection Currents in the Earth’s Mantle. Sci. Am. 235, 72–89. doi:10.1038/scientificamerican1176-72.
  • Schubert, G., Turcotte, D.L., Olson, P., 2001. Mantle convection in the Earth and Planets. Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/CBO9780511612879.

Lecture 22

Lecture 23

Lecture 24


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Book References

A search in the Library Catalogue - Newton - will give you the classmark and location in the Library for each book.

  • Alfaro, R. (2001) Seismic studies of active volcanoes under Vatnajökull icecap, Iceland. PhD thesis, Univ. Cambridge, UK.
  • Bougher et al [eds.] (1997) Venus 11 University of Arizona Press
  • *Davies, G.F. (1999) Dynamic Earth: plates, plumes and mantle convection CUP.
  • *Fowler C.M.R. 2004 (2 nd ed.) The Solid Earth CUP
  • Frost H.J. and Ashby M.F. (1982) Deformation Mechanism Maps. Pergamon , Oxford.
  • Hunten D.M. et al. [eds.] (1983) Venus, University of Arizona Press
  • Keiffer H.H. et al [eds.] (1992) Mars University of Arizona Press
  • *Kennett, B. (2001) The seismic wavefield, volume I: Introduction and Theoretical Development. Cambridge University Press
  • *Kennett, B. (2002) The seismic wavefield, volume II: Interpretation of seismograms on regional and global scales. Cambridge University Press.
  • *Lay, T. & T. C. Wallace. (1995) Modern Global Seismology. Academic Press. San Diego.
  • Scholz, C.H. (1990) The mechanics of earthquake faulting. Cambridge University Press, 440 pp
  • Schubert, G., Turcotte , D.L. and Olson P., (2001) Mantle convection in the Earth and Planets. Cambridge University press.
  • *Shearer, P.M. Introduction to Seismology. Cambridge University Press, (1999)
  • Watts, A.B.(2001) Isostasy and flexure of the lithosphere, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K.
  • Yeats, R.S., K. Sieh and C.R. Allen (1996) The Geology of Earthquakes, Oxford University Press, 568pp.

Chapters in Edited Volumes

  • Molnar & Chen (1982) Seismicity and mountain building,IN: Mountain building processes (Ed. K. Hsu), Academic Press, London, 41-57.
  • Parsons, P. and Richter, F. M., (1981). Mantle convection and the oceanic lithosphere
  • The Sea vol. 7, ed. Emiliani 73-117.

Journal References

If available online the journal title will be hyperlinked to ABSTRACT LEVEL.

A number of these references will be available in the part II/III reprint collection housed in the Library Office. A full listing of what is in this collection is available on the Library website.

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