Physical Properties of Earth Materials (PPEM): Deformation Mechanisms from Crystals to Plates II

Tuesday, 15 December 2015: 13:40-15:40
301 (Moscone South)
Primary Conveners:  Wenlu Zhu, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, United States
Conveners:  Holger Stunitz, University of Tromso, Dept. of Geology, Dramsveien 201 9037 Tromso, Norway, Margaret S Boettcher, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, United States and Jessica M Warren, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, United States
Chairs:  Holger Stunitz, University of Tromsø, Department of Geology, Tromsø, Norway and Thomas M Mitchell, University College London, London, United Kingdom
OSPA Liaisons:  Wenlu Zhu, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, United States
Low Temperature Plasticity of Olivine Determined by Nano-indentation (Invited) (62898)
Philip A Skemer, Kelly Kranjc, Zachary Rouse and Katherine Flores, Washington University in St Louis, St. Louis, MO, United States
Lithologic melt partitioning and transport properties of partially molten harzburgite (65830)
Kevin John Miller1, Wenlu Zhu1, Laurent Montesi1, Glenn A Gaetani2, Véronique Le Roux2 and Xianghui Xiao3, (1)University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, United States, (2)Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA, United States, (3)Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, United States
Antigorite rheology? Experimental challenges and complicating observations (65030)
Brooks Proctor, Brown University, Geology, Providence, RI, United States and Greg Hirth, Brown Univeristy, Providence, RI, United States
Optical Investigation of Nanoconfined Crystal Growth (82980)
Felix Kohler and Dag Kristian Dysthe, University of Oslo, Department of Physics, Oslo, Norway
Shrinkage Cracking: A mechanism for self-sustaining carbon mineralization reactions in olivine rocks (83648)
Wenlu Zhu1, Florian Fusseis2, Harrison P Lisabeth1, Tiange Xing1, Xianghui Xiao3, Vincent J De De Andrade3 and Shun-ichiro Karato4, (1)University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, United States, (2)University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, (3)Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, United States, (4)Yale Univ, New Haven, CT, United States
New perspectives on the transition between discrete fracture, fragmentation, and pulverization during brittle failure of rocks (Invited) (62967)
William A Griffith, Hamed Ghaffari, Troy Judson Barber and Christopher Borjas, University of Texas at Arlington, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Arlington, TX, United States
Contrasting frictional behaviour of fault gouges containing Mg-rich phyllosilicates (74046)
Catalina Sanchez Roa1, Daniel Roy Faulkner2, Juan Jimenez Millan1 and Fernando Nieto3, (1)University of Jaén, Jaén, Spain, (2)University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom, (3)University of Granada, Granada, Spain
The Load and Time Dependence of Chemical Bonding-Induced Frictional Ageing of Silica at the Nanoscale (82108)
Kaiwen Tian1, Nitya Nand Gosvami2, David L Goldsby3 and Robert W Carpick3, (1)University of Pennsylvania, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Philadelphia, PA, United States, (2)University of Pennsylvania, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, Philadelphia, PA, United States, (3)University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, United States