Phase equilibria in subseafloor hydrothermal systems: A review of the role of redox, temperature, pH and dissolved CI on the chemistry of hot spring fluids at mid-ocean ridges

W. E. Seyfried, Kang Ding

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationSeafloor Hydrothermal Systems
Subtitle of host publicationPhysical, Chemical, Biological, and Geological Interactions, 1995
EditorsLauren S. Mullineaux, Richard E. Thomson, Robert A. Zierenberg, Susan E. Humphris
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
Number of pages25
ISBN (Electronic)9781118663998
ISBN (Print)9780875900483
StatePublished - 1995

Publication series

NameGeophysical Monograph Series
ISSN (Print)0065-8448
ISSN (Electronic)2328-8779

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
This work was funded by NSF grants, OCE-911580 and OCE-9300119. We would like to thank Mike Bemdt, Peter Saccocia, Pal Shanks. Meg Tivcy, Jeff Alt and Kathy Gillis for helpful discussion of various aspects of this work. The paper benefited as well from moughtful reviews and constructive comments by Dave Vanko and one anonymous reviewer. Special thanks goes to Rob Zicrenberg for his many important comments bearing on the composition of seafloor clumney deposits and the excellent job he did in his capacity as co-editor of the monograph volume.

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