Physics of the Earth

Like in so many fields of physics and science, there is great overlap between disciplines.  The anisotropy of ice is, for instance, governed by exactly the same principles as the anisotropy of olivine and other mantle minerals.

Gravity

  • Surtsey, Using gravity modeling to reveal the inner structure of Surtsey, Iceland (abstract) and few figures, plus Surtsey in the news.
  • Wow:  Surtsey topography, from NASA Airborne Topographic Mapper.

Anisotropy

Dunite, mostly olivine, between crossed polariods

Papers

 

Physics of the Earth

Like in so many fields of physics and science, there is great overlap between disciplines.  The anisotropy of ice is, for instance, governed by exactly the same principles as the anisotropy of olivine and other mantle minerals.

Gravity

  • Surtsey, Using gravity modeling to reveal the inner structure of Surtsey, Iceland (abstract) and few figures, plus Surtsey in the news.
  • Wow:  Surtsey topography, from NASA Airborne Topographic Mapper.

Anisotropy