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Data set name

STUDY OF THE VOLATILE PHASES TRANSFERS FROM THE MANTLE

Data holding centreInstitute of Earth Physics of Paris
CountryFrance  France
Time period1973 -->
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Océan Atlantique, Océan Indien, Océan Pacifique, Antarctique.

Observations 
Parameters

Horizontal spatial co-ordinates; Bathymetry and Elevation; Sediment grain size parameters; Partial pressure (pCO2) and fugacity (fCO2) of carbon dioxide in the water column; Stable isotope enrichment in sediment; Total dissolved inorganic carbon (TCO2) concentration in the water column; Stable isotope enrichment in the water column

Instruments

Mass spectrometers

Description 
Summary

Isotopic analyses of C, O, H, N: lavas, volatile phases of the source mantle, global CO2 flux, mechanisms of eruptions

OriginatorsInstitute of Earth Physics of Paris
References

PINEAU F et JAVOY M. (1994) Strong degassing at ridge crests: The behaviour of

dissolved carbon and water in basalt glasses at 14°N., Earth and Planet. Sci. Lett., 1994, 123,179-198; JAVOY M., PINEAU F. (1994) The volatiles record of a popping rock from the Mid-Atlantic ridge at 14oN: chemical and isotopic composition of gas, Earth Planet. Sc. Lett., 1994, 107,598-611; CARTIGNY P., JENDRZEJEWSKI N., PINEAU F., PETIT E. and JAVOY M. (2001) Volatiles (C, N, Ar) variability in MORB and the respective roles of mantle source heterogeneity and degassing: the SouthWest Indian Ridge's case., Earth and Planetary Science Letters., 2001, 194,241-257

Data web sitehttp://www.ipgp.jussieu.fr/pages/021503.php
Availability 
OrganisationInstitute of Earth Physics of Paris
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactPINEAU Françoise
Address

Institute of Earth Physics of Paris
1, place Jussieu
PARIS CEDEX 5

75252
France

Telephone+33 (0)1 44 27 60 90
Facsimile+33 (0)1 44 27 24 01
Emailfpi@ipgp.jussieu.fr
Administration 
Collating centreIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
Local identifierUP0703
Global identifier4527
Last revised2011-01-25