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By Antonio G. Camacho, Jesús I. Díaz, José Fernández

A Complutense overseas Seminar on "Earth Sciences and arithmetic" was once organised and held in Madrid on the Facultad de Ciencias Matemáticas of the Universidad Complutense de Madrid in September 2006. Scientists from either fields, arithmetic and Earth Sciences, took half during this foreign Seminar, addressing medical difficulties on the topic of our planet from basically complementary ways, trying to achieve and examine from this twin method and providing a more in-depth collaboration within the close to destiny.

This quantity is the second of a Topical factor on "Earth Sciences and arithmetic" and comprises papers addressing assorted issues as research of InSAR time sequence, fuzzy type for distant sensing, modelling gravitational instabilities, geodynamical evolution of the Alboran Sea, statistical caution platforms for volcanic risks, research of strategies for the hydrological cycle, examine of the ice move, magma intrusion in elastic layered media, river channel formation, Hartley remodel filters for non-stop GPS, and deformation modeling.

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We have applied certain techniques of the weak solutions of partial differential equations theory to provide a rigorous proof of the wellposedness of the model. ). We also discover that there are suitable spatial scales in which the model is better determined than in others due to the delicate balance between the second and first differential terms in the displacement equation. In future works results obtained using these iterative schemes will be compared Vol. 165, 2008 Analysis of an Elastic-Gravitational Model 1487 with numerical results obtained by Rundle and coworkers from the eighties.

165, 2008 Modelling Gravitational Instabilities 1499 decoupling of the descending slab, or slab break–off, relative to the subducting lithospheric plate. , 2004). , 2005). The main gravitational forces acting on the subducting lithosphere are the negative buoyancy of the slab (slab pull), the ridge push, and the negative and positive buoyancy of the mineral phase changes from olivine to wadleyite at 410-km depth and from spinel to perovskite and magnesiowu¨stite at 660-km depth. , 2001) q ¼ q0 ½1 À aðT À T0 ފ½1 þ bðp À p0 ފ; ð10Þ where a and b are, respectively, the thermal expansion and compressibility coefficients, and T0 and p0 are reference values at surface.

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