Theoretical mantle dynamics [E-Book] / Neil M. Ribe.
Ribe, Neil M., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2018
1 online resource (xvi, 314 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Formulating geodynamical model problems: three case studies
  • Dimensional and scaling analysis
  • Self-similarity and intermediate asymptotics
  • Slow viscous flow
  • Elasticity and viscoelasticity
  • Boundary-layer theory
  • Long-wave theories, I: lubrication theory and related techniques
  • Long-wave theories, II: shells, plates and sheets
  • Theory of two-phase flow
  • Hydrodynamic stability and thermal convection
  • Convection in more realistic systems.