Preliminary Reference Rock Model (PROM) web site

An integrated data source for mapping fluid distribution in the Earth's crust and mantle based on matnetotelluric observation and seismic tomography data.
BACK NEXT
2. Elastic wave velocity
Elastic wave velocity
Crustal rock
P
T
Vp
Vs
Authors
Journal
Vol.
Pages
Ref No.
granite
1GPa
850-900
5.8-6.5
-
Aizawa et al.(2002)
Teconophysics
351
255-261
1GPa
400
5.5-6.5
-
Nishimoto et al. (2005)
Teconophysics
396
245-259
Tonalite
1GPa
400
5.4-6.6
2.5-3.6
K.Kitamura et al.(2003)
Teconophysics
371
213-221
diorite
600MPa
600
6.0-6.5
3.5-3.8
H.Kern et al.(1993)
Precambrian Research
64
169-187
granulite
1.0GPa
400
6.9-7.4
3.8-4.0
Kono et al.(2009)
Teconophysics
467
44-45
1.0GPa
850
7.5-8.3
4.2-4.7
K. Ito and Y.Tatsumi (1995)
EPSL
133
255-264
1.0GPa
400
6.6-7.7
4.0-4.3
Kono et al.(2009)
Teconophysics
467
44-45
1.0GPa
400
7.2-8.4
4.3-4.7
Kono et al.(2009)
Teconophysics
467
44-45
600MPa
600
5.9-6.8
3.3-4.1
H.Kern et al.(1993)
Precambrian Research
64
169-187
Amphibolite
1GPa
850-900
5.8-7.1
-
Aizawa et al.(2002)
Teconophysics
351
255-261
1.0GPa
700
5.0-7.0
2.5-4.0
W.Zhou et al.(2011)
Gephysical Journal International
187
1393-1404
1GPa
850
7.3-7.7
4.0-4.5
K. Ito and Y.Tatsumi (1995)
EPSL
133
255-264
1.0GPa
400
5.0-7.5
-
Nishimoto et al. (2005)
Teconophysics
396
245-259
gabbro
1.0GPa
400
5.5-7.5
-
Nishimoto et al. (2005)
Teconophysics
396
245-259
1GPa
400
5.2-6.8
2.9-3.3
K.Kitamura et al.(2003)
Teconophysics
371
213-221
1GPa
400
6.0-7.2
3.5-3.8
K.Kitamura et al.(2003)
Teconophysics
371
213-221
1.0GPa
700
7.0-7.2
3.7-3.8
Kono et al.(2006)
Geophysical Research Letter
33
polycrysalline Plagioclase
1.0GPa
700
6.7-6.9
3.4-3.6
Kono et al.(2006)
Geophysical Research Letter
33
Blueschist
1.0GPa
400
6.8-7.4
-
Fujimoto et al.(2010)
Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors
183
219-228
1.0GPa
400
6.9-7.6
-
Fujimoto et al.(2010)
Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors
183
219-228
peridotite
1.0GPa
400
6.5-8.0
-
Nishimoto et al. (2005)
Teconophysic
396
245-259
  • Title
    Compressional wave velocity of granite and amphibolite up to melting temperatures at 1 GPa
    Authers
    Yoshitaka Aizawa, Kazuhiko Ito, Yoshiyuki Tatsumi
  • Title
    P-wave velocity and anisotropy of lawsonite and epidote blueschists: Constraints on water transportation along subducting oceanic crust
    Authers
    Yoshikazu Fujimoto, Yoshio Kono, Takao Hirajima, Kyuichi Kanagawa, Masahiro Ishikawa, Makoto Arima
  • Title
    Seismic properties of rocks exposed in the POLAR profile region constraints on the interpretation of the refraction data
    Authers
    H. Kern, Ch. Walther, E.R. Fliih c and M. Marker
  • Title
    P- and S-wave velocities of the lowermost crustal rocks from the Kohistan arc: Implications for seismic Moho discontinuity attributed to abundant garnet
    Authers
    Yoshio Kono, Masahiro Ishikawa, Yumiko Harigane, Katsuyoshi Michibayashi, Makoto Arima
  • Title
    Laboratory measurements of P- and S-wave velocities in polycrystalline plagioclase and gabbronorite up to 700°C and 1 GPa: Implications for the low velocity anomaly in the lower crust
    Authers
    Yoshio Kono, Masahiro Ishikawa and Makoto Arima
  • Title
    Laboratory measurement of P-wave velocity in crustal and upper mantle xenoliths from Ichino-megata, NE Japan: ultrabasic hydrous lower crust beneath the NE Honshu arc
    Authers
    Soushi Nishimoto, Masahiro Ishikawa, Makoto Arima, Takeyoshi Yoshida
  • Title
    Measurements of wave velocity and electrical conductivity of an amphibolite from southwestern margin of the Tarim Basin at pressures to 1.0 GPa and temperatures to 700°C: comparison with field observations
    Authers
    Wenge Zhou, Dawei Fan, Yonggang Liu and Hongsen Xie
  • Title
    Measurement of elastic wave velocities in granulite and amphibolite having identical H²O-free bulk compositions up to 850°C at 1 GPa
    Authers
    Kazuhiko Ito, Yoshiyuki Tatsumi
  • Title
    Petrological model of the northern Izu-Bonin-Mariana arc crust:constraints from high-pressure measurements of elastic wave velocities of the Tanzawa plutonic rocks, central Japan
    Authers
    K. Kitamura, M. Ishikawa, M. Arima

copyright © by Michihiko Nakamura