Tuffen, Hugh (2011) Ice-volcano interactions. In: Encyclopedia of Snow, Ice and Glaciers. Springer, Heidelberg. ISBN 978-90-481-2641-5Full text not available from this repository.
The interactions between volcanic eruptions and ice and snow cover a broad spectrum from eruptions beneath ice sheets hundreds of meters thick to the melting of smaller bodies of ice or snow on volcanoes by pyroclastic deposits or lava flows (Major and Newhall, 1989; Smellie, 2000; Subglacial volcanism). A common feature of all interactions is the transfer of heat from magma to ice or snow, which leads to the production of meltwater.
|Item Type:||Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Lancaster Environment Centre|
|Deposited On:||20 Dec 2011 11:31|
|Last Modified:||10 Apr 2014 00:49|
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