Articles | Volume 14, issue 8
https://doi.org/10.5194/se-14-847-2023
https://doi.org/10.5194/se-14-847-2023
Research article
 | 
15 Aug 2023
Research article |  | 15 Aug 2023

Electrical conductivity of anhydrous and hydrous gabbroic melt under high temperature and high pressure: implications for the high-conductivity anomalies in the mid-ocean ridge region

Mengqi Wang, Lidong Dai, Haiying Hu, Ziming Hu, Chenxin Jing, Chuanyu Yin, Song Luo, and Jinhua Lai

Viewed

Total article views: 757 (including HTML, PDF, and XML)
HTML PDF XML Total BibTeX EndNote
557 160 40 757 26 27
  • HTML: 557
  • PDF: 160
  • XML: 40
  • Total: 757
  • BibTeX: 26
  • EndNote: 27
Views and downloads (calculated since 21 Mar 2023)
Cumulative views and downloads (calculated since 21 Mar 2023)

Viewed (geographical distribution)

Total article views: 757 (including HTML, PDF, and XML) Thereof 722 with geography defined and 35 with unknown origin.
Country # Views %
  • 1
1
 
 
 
 
Latest update: 23 Apr 2024
Download
Short summary
This is the first time that the electrical conductivity of gabbroic melt was assessed at high temperature and high pressure. The dependence of electrical conductivity on the degree of depolymerization was also explored. Electrical conductivity of gabbroic melts can be employed to interpret high-conductivity anomalies in the Mohns Ridge of the Arctic Ocean. This is of widespread interest to potential readers in high-pressure rock physics, solid geophysics, and deep Earth science.