Chemical Heterogeneities in the Mantle : Progress Towards a General Quantitative Description

  title={Chemical Heterogeneities in the Mantle : Progress Towards a General Quantitative Description},
  author={Massimiliano Tirone},
Chemical equilibration between two different assemblages (p ridotite-type and gabbro/eclogite-type) of variable initial sizeassumingfew differentinitial compositionshas been determined using certain ✿✿✿✿ basic ✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿ thermodynamic ✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿ principles ✿✿✿✿ and ✿✿✿✿✿ certain ✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿ constraints ✿✿✿ and ✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿ assumptions ✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿ regardingmass and reactions constraintsandthermodynamicprinciples ✿✿✿✿✿✿✿✿ exchange . The patternthat emergessuggeststhat ✿✿✿✿✿ When ✿✿✿ the ✿✿✿✿✿ whole… Expand


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