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Volcanic Plumes

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Edited By: RSJ Sparks

John Wiley & Sons

Hardback | Dec 1997 | #83273 | ISBN: 0471939013
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About this book

This book integrates observation, theory, and experimental studies, and contains research ideas and results on volcanic deposits.


Contents

Explosive volcanism and the generation of volcanic plumes; general fluid dynamical principles; source conditions in explosive volcanic eruptions; eruption column models; observations and interpretation of volcanic plumes; pyroclastic flows; co-ignimbrite plumes; geothermal and hydrovolcanic plumes; hydrothermal plumes; fire fountains and basaltic eruptions; atmospheric dispersal; remote sensing of volcanic plumes; tephra fall deposits; sedimentation from volcanic plumes; quantitative interpretation of tephra fall deposits; particle aggregation in plumes; environmental hazards; atmospheric effects.

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