Monogenetic volcanism / edited by K. Németh, Massey University, New Zealand, G. Carrasco-Núñez, UNAM, Mexico, J.J. Aranda-Gómez, UNAM, Mexico, and I.E.M. Smith, University of Auckland, New Zealand
- Geological Society special publication ; no. 446
- Machine generated contents note: Source to surface model of monogenetic volcanism: a critical review / K. Nemeth -- Phreatomagmatic maar-diatreme volcanoes and their incremental growth: a model / S. Suhr -- Morphometric analysis of scoria cones: the potential for inferring process from shape / M. Ferencz -- Differences and similarities between emplacement models of kimberlite and basaltic maar-diatreme volcanoes / V. Lorenz -- The dynamics of a very large intra-plate continental basaltic volcanic province, the Newer Volcanics Province, SE Australia, and implications for other provinces / J. van den Hove -- Geology and geochemistry of Late Quaternary volcanism in northern Harrat Rahat, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: implications for eruption dynamics, regional stratigraphy and magma evolution / S. Niedermann -- Monogenetic v. polygenetic kimberlite volcanism: in-depth examination of the Tango Extension Super Structure, Attawapiskat kimberlite field, Ontario, Canada / S. Kurszlaukis -- Structural evidence of enhanced active subsidence at the bottom of a maar: Rincon de Parangueo, Mexico / H. Beraldi-Campesi -- Mixed magmatic -- phreatomagmatic explosions during the formation of the Joya Honda maar, San Luis Potosi, Mexico / G. Carrasco-Nunez -- A volcanic centre in Mexico's Pacific continental shelf / J. A. Arzate -- Geophysical modelling of Isla Isabel: a volcanic island on the Mexican continental margin / V. V. Yutsis -- Polycyclic scoria cones of the Antofagasta de la Sierra basin, Southern Puna plateau, Argentina / A. Chiodi -- Neogene monogenetic volcanism from the Northern Puna region: products and eruptive styles / P. J. Caffe -- Pyroclastic deposits of San Diego maar, central Colombia: an example of a silicic magma-related monogenetic eruption in a hard substrate / A. M. Giraldo.
- The nature and origin of the small-scale volcanic systems, generally referred to as 'monogenetic', have enjoyed an elevated level of interest during the past decade. There has been recognition that their ostensibly simple volcano types are a window into the nature of explosive volcanism, landscape evolution and the processes of magma generation in the Earth's upper mantle. In the past few years, major conferences have offered specialized technical sessions dealing with monogenetic volcanism and there have been thematic conferences, such as the IAVCEI International Maar Conference series, which have provided a focus for discussion of volcanological and geochemical aspects of small-scale basaltic volcanism. Many new aspects of monogenetic volcanism have emerged and have clearly demonstrated that this volcanism can be very complex on a fine scale. This book is a collection of papers arising from two recent Maar Conferences (the fifth in Queretaro Mexico and the sixth in Changchun, China) and serves as a snapshot of current research on monogenetic volcanism.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Source of Acquisition:
- Purchased with funds from the Paterno Libraries Endowment; 2017
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- Paterno Libraries Endowment
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