EPSL Frontiers - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444520517, 9780080931197

EPSL Frontiers, Volume 2

1st Edition

Collection 2004

Editors: A. Halliday
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444520517
eBook ISBN: 9780080931197
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 13th July 2005
Page Count: 212
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Table of Contents

Preface. Subduction initiation: spontaneous and induced (R.J. Stern). How life began on Earth: a status report (J.L. Bada). Early Earth differentiation (M.J. Walter, R.G. Trønnes). Chondrules (B. Zanda). Planetary accretion in the inner Solar System (J.E. Chambers). The chemistry of subduction-zone fluids (C.E. Manning). Solar and solar-wind isotopic compositions (R.C. Wiens et al.). The importance of ocean temperature to global biogeochemistry (D. Archer et al.). The hazard of near-Earth asteroid impacts on Earth (C.R. Chapman). The terrestrial Li isotope cycle: light-weight constraints on mantle convection (T. Elliott, A. Jeffcoate, C. Bouman). African climate change and faunal evolution during the Pliocene-Pleistocene (P.B. deMenocal). Thermal evolution of the Earth as recorded by komatiites (T.L. Grove, S.W. Parman). Index.


Description

Preface. Subduction initiation: spontaneous and induced (R.J. Stern). How life began on Earth: a status report (J.L. Bada). Early Earth differentiation (M.J. Walter, R.G. Trønnes). Chondrules (B. Zanda). Planetary accretion in the inner Solar System (J.E. Chambers). The chemistry of subduction-zone fluids (C.E. Manning). Solar and solar-wind isotopic compositions (R.C. Wiens et al.). The importance of ocean temperature to global biogeochemistry (D. Archer et al.). The hazard of near-Earth asteroid impacts on Earth (C.R. Chapman). The terrestrial Li isotope cycle: light-weight constraints on mantle convection (T. Elliott, A. Jeffcoate, C. Bouman). African climate change and faunal evolution during the Pliocene-Pleistocene (P.B. deMenocal). Thermal evolution of the Earth as recorded by komatiites (T.L. Grove, S.W. Parman). Index.

Readership

Non specialist earth and planetary science readership


Details

No. of pages:
212
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier Science 2005
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780080931197
Hardcover ISBN:
9780444520517

About the Editors

A. Halliday Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Oxford, UK