Planetary Heat Flow and Temperatures

  • Eugene F. Milone
  • Willam J.F. Wilson
Part of the Astronomy and Astrophysics Library book series (AAL)


Rayleigh Number Equilibrium Temperature Heat Energy Lower Mantle Outer Core 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eugene F. Milone
    • 1
  • Willam J.F. Wilson
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. Physics AstronomyUniversity of Calgary CalgaryCalgaryCanada

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