Hot spots unplugged

Author(s): Tarduno, John A.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
University of Rochester, Paleomagnetic Research Group, United States
Volume Title: Scientific American
Source: Scientific American, 298(1), p.88-93. Publisher: Scientific American, Inc., New York, NY, United States. ISSN: 0036-8733 CODEN: SCAMAC
Note: In English; illus.
Year of Publication: 2008
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; Cenozoic; Emperor Seamounts; Eocene; Geochronology; Hawaiian Plume; Hot spots; Induced magnetization; Lower mantle; Magmatism; Magnetic inclination; Magnetization; Mantle; Mantle plumes; Melting; Models; Movement; North Pacific; Northwest Pacific; Ocean Drilling Program; Ocean floors; Pacific Ocean; Pacific Plate; Paleogene; Paleomagnetism; Plate tectonics; Relative age; Seamounts; Sedimentation; Tertiary; Volcanism; Volcanoes; West Pacific
Record ID: 2008040267
Copyright Information: GeoRef, Copyright 2019 American Geosciences Institute.

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