TITLE

Mantle chemistry goes back into the melting pot

AUTHOR(S)
Taylor, Stuart Ross
PUB. DATE
July 1993
SOURCE
Nature;7/1/1993, Vol. 364 Issue 6432, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the alteration of coordination of cobalt and nickel ions in silicate melts at high pressures and temperaratures. Early crystallization process of the metals to produce olivine; Distribution of siderophile elements; Pressure induced distribution coefficients; Geochemical features of the upper mantle; Experiment of Keppler and Rubie on the behavior of different elements; Theories on the origins of earth.
ACCESSION #
9308316030

 

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