Articles | Volume 18
Sci. Dril., 18, 19–33, 2014
Sci. Dril., 18, 19–33, 2014
Workshop white paper
22 Dec 2014
Workshop white paper | 22 Dec 2014

Drilling to investigate processes in active tectonics and magmatism

J. Shervais et al.

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