• Temperatures in Ambient Mantle and Plumes: Constraints from Basalts, Picrites, and Komatiites 

        Author(s):Herzberg, C.; Asimow, P. D.; Arndt, N.; Niu, Y. L.; Lesher, C. M.; Fitton, J. G.; Cheadle, Michael; Saunders, A. D.; Herzberg, C.; Asimow, P. D.; Arndt, N.; Niu, Y. L.; Lesher, C. M.; Fitton, J. G.; Cheadle, Michael; Saunders, A. D.
        Date:2007-02-13
        Several methods have been developed to assess the thermal state of the mantle below oceanic ridges, islands, and plateaus, on the basis of the petrology and geochemistry of erupted lavas. One leads to the conclusion that ...