The composition of the lower mantle: Evidence from mineral inclusions in diamonds

Ryabchikov, I.; Kaminsky, F.
December 2013
Doklady Earth Sciences;Dec2013, Vol. 453 Issue 2, p1246
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the composition of the lower mantle and evidence from mineral inclusions in Diamonds. Topics discussed include multiphase mineral inclusions observed in diamonds, mineral inclusions in lower mantle diamonds, and compositional variations of lower mantle phases. It also mentions the source of lower mantle rocks with iron-rich magnesiowustite represented by layered intrusions of ultrabasic–basic composition including iron-rich late differentiates.


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