Thesis icon

Thesis

Origin and evolution of the Santiaguito lava dome complex, Guatemala

Abstract:

Subduction zone volcanoes are a major natural hazard, frequently endangering lives and livelihoods. The eruptive history of many subduction zone volcanoes includes the extrusion of blocky, silicic lava that forms domes or flows, but we do not yet understand what determines the duration of dome-forming behaviour, what path magma may take to the surface, or how these systems may change over time.

This thesis presents an investigation of the Santiaguito complex of lava domes and flows ...

Expand abstract

Actions


Access Document


Files:

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Mathematical,Physical & Life Sciences Division - Earth Sciences

Contributors

Role:
Supervisor
Role:
Supervisor
Publication date:
2013
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
URN:
uuid:d6e6be78-4464-4b6d-b236-46e22ff8826d
Local pid:
ora:8369
Language:
English
Keywords:
Subjects:

Terms of use


Metrics



If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP