Phreatic explosion apparatus
03 Apr 2014 | Contributor(s):: Betty Scheu, Donald B. Dingwell
Description of an experimental setup to investigate phreatic eruptions in the laboratory
Experimental approach to constrain phreatic eruption processes on White Island, New Zealand (IAVCEI 2013 poster presentation)
06 Aug 2013 | Contributor(s):: Klaus Mayer, Betty Scheu, Yan Lavallee, Ben Kennedy, H. Albert Gilg, Michael Heap, Mark Letham, Cristian Montanaro, Laura Jacquemard, Noemie Pernin, Donald D. Dingwell
White Island is New Zealand's most active volcano and primarily characterised by phreatic and phreatomagmatic eruptions. A phreatic eruption on August 2nd, 2012 ended an eleven year quiescence. More than 100 years ofintense hydrothermal activity from magmatic fluids and groundwater has created a...