Heat Flow and Lithosphere Structure in Romania

  • C. Demetrescu
  • S. Veliciu
Part of the Exploration of the Deep Continental Crust book series (EXPLORATION)


This chapter reviews the heat flow data for the Romanian territory (more than 125 as to the end of 1986) and discusses some aspects of the relationship between the structure and evolution of the lithosphere and the heat flow distribution, heat flow-tectonic age correlation, radiogenic heat production, steady-state conduction and dynamic thermal models of the crust and lithosphere.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Demetrescu
    • 1
  • S. Veliciu
    • 2
  1. 1.Instutute for Earth’s PhysicsBucureşti-MăgureleBucharestRomania
  2. 2.Institute of Geology and GeophysicsBucharestRomania

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