Origin of volcanic ash: Mechanisms for formation

By William I Rose

Michigan Technological University

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Mechanisms for the formation of volcanic ash are reviewed and discussed, including explosive vesiculation, phreatomagmatic explosions and milling/comminution.

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  • William I Rose (2011), "Origin of volcanic ash: Mechanisms for formation," https://vhub.org/resources/468.

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