Physical properties of sediments from the Galapagos region and their implications for hydrothermal circulation.

S. Karato, K. Becker

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Detailed measurements of physical properties, including wet-bulk density, water content (porosity), sonic velocity, thermal conductivity, and shear strength were made for sediments from the Galapagos mounds area cored by the hydraulic piston corer.-from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)355-368
Number of pages14
JournalUnknown Journal
StatePublished - Jan 1 1983
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Environmental Science(all)
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)

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