RheoMan: a five-year, ERC-funded (Advanced Grant), project to model the rheology of the Earth's mantle

Dec 9, 2014 AGU Fall Meeting 2014 General

15-19 December 2014: Follow the members of the team at the 2014 AGU Fall Meeting in San Francisco (nearly 24,000 attendees !)



Tuesday, December 16, 2014

08:00 AM - 08:15 AM          Marriott Marquis - Golden Gate C1-C2

  • P. Cordier,  Ph. Carrez, A. Goryaeva, K. Gouriet, P. Hirel, A. Kraych & S. Ritterbex "How Modelling of Crystal Defects at the Atomic Scale can Provide Information on Seismic Anisotropy" (invited)

(Session DI21B  Seismic Anisotropy: Predictions, Observations, and Interpretations I )


1:40 PM - 06:00 PM                        Moscone South - Poster Hall

  • A. Kraych, P. Hirel, Ph. Carrez, P. Cordier “Temperature Dependant Dislocation Mobility in MgSiO3 Perovskite: An Atomic Scale Study


  • S. Ritterbex, Ph. Carrez, P. Cordier “Plastic Deformation of Transition Zone Minerals: Effect of Temperature on Dislocation Mobility”


(Session MR23C      Rheology of Earth's Mantle I Posters)

  • P. Hirel, Ph. Carrez, P. Cordier “Modeling Creep in the Lower Mantle: Insights from the Atomic Scale”



(Session DI23A Mantle Flow: Constraints from Mineral Physics, Seismology, and Modeling Posters)


Wednesday, December 17, 2014

01:55 PM - 02:10 PM          Moscone South - 304

  • P. Cordier, S. Demouchy, A. Mussi & A. Tommasi "New Insights on the Rheology of Olivine Deformed under Lithospheric Temperature Conditions" (invited)

(Session T33D   Ductile Deformation in the Lithosphere: Fabrics, Rheology, and Physical Properties II)


Thursday, December 18, 2014

08:00 AM - 12:20 PM          Moscone South - Poster Hall

  • A. Goryaeva, Ph. Carrez, P. Cordier “Atomistic Modeling of Dislocations in MgSiO3 Post-Perovskite”

(Session MR41A   Physics and Chemistry of the Deep Earth IV Posters)