Research & Activities


Cheng, C., R. M. Allen, R. W. Porritt, and M. D. Ballmer (2015): Seismic constraints on a double-layered asymmetric whole-mantle plume beneath Hawaii, in: Hawaiian Volcanism: From Source to Surface, AGU Monograph 208, Eds.: R. Carey, M. Poland and D. Weis, 19-34p., doi:10.1002/9781118872079.ch2

Ballmer, M. D., G. Ito, and P. van Keken: Hotspots, Large Igneous Provinces and Melting Anomalies, Mantle Dynamics, edited by D. Bercovici, Elsevier, Treatise of Geophysics, 2nd edition, in press

暫定特許(米国):Enhancement of Electromagnetic Freezing by Magnetosome Chain Stabilization and Oscillation
登録番号: CIT-6633-P
筆頭申請者: Atsuko Kobayashi
申請者: Atsuko Kobaysahi, Joseph Lynn Kirschvink

太田 健二、八木 貴志、廣瀬 敬、パルス光加熱サーモリフレクタンス法を用いた高圧下での下部マントル鉱物の格子熱伝導率測定、高圧力の科学と技術、24, 印刷中

Hirose, K., Wentzcovitch, R., Yuen, D., Lay, T., Mineralogy of the deep mantle - the post-perovskite phase and its geophysical significance, In: Gerald Schubert (editor- in-chief) Treatise on Geophysics, 2nd edition, Vol 2. Oxford: Elsevier; p. 85-115, 2015

Hirose, K., Deep Earth mineralogy revealed by ultrahigh-pressure experiments, Mineralogical Magazine, 78, 437-446, 2014.

Zhou C., Greaux, S., Nishiyama, N., Irifune, T., Higo, Y., Sound velocities measurement on MgSiO3 akimotoite at high pressures and high temperatures with simultaneous in situ X-ray diffraction and ultrasonic study, Physics of Earth and Planetary Interiors, doi: 10.1016/j.pepi.2013.06.005, 2013.

Caracas, R., Ozawa, H., Hirose, K., Ishii, H., Hiraoka, N., Ohishi, Y., Hirao, N., Identifying the spin transition in Fe2+-rich MgSiO3 perovskite from X-ray diffraction and vibrational spectroscopy, American Mineralogist, in press.

Tatsumi, Y., Suzuki, T., Ozawa, H., Hirose, K., Hanyu, T., Ohishi, Y., Accumulation of 'anti-continent' at the base of the mantle and its recycling in mantle plumes, Geochimica Cosmochimica Acta, DOI:10.1016/j.gca.2013.11.019, in press.

Sakamaki, T., A. Suzuki, E. Ohtani, H. Terasaki, S. Urakawa, Y. Katayama, K. Funakoshi, Y. Wang, J.W. Hernlund, M.D. Ballmer, Ponded melt at the boundary between the lithosphere and asthenosphere, Nature Geoscience, 10.1038/NGEO1982, 2013.