# The quartz α↔β phase transition: Does it drive damage and reaction in continental crust?

@article{Johnson2021TheQ,
title={The quartz $\alpha$↔$\beta$ phase transition: Does it drive damage and reaction in continental crust?},
author={Scott E. Johnson and Won Joon Song and Alden C. Cook and Senthil S. Vel and Christopher C. Gerbi},
journal={Earth and Planetary Science Letters},
year={2021},
volume={553},
pages={116622}
}
• Published 2021
• Geology
• Earth and Planetary Science Letters
2 Citations
Energy Partitioning, Dynamic Fragmentation, and Off‐Fault Damage in the Earthquake Source Volume
• Geology
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth
• 2021
Seismological fracture or breakdown energy represents energy expended in a volume surrounding the advancing rupture front and the slipping fault surface. Estimates are commonly obtained by inverting

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