[CIG-MC] CitcomS manual bug fix

Eh Tan tan2 at geodynamics.org
Mon Jan 25 13:57:59 PST 2010

Recently, we found two errors in Equation 1.26 and 1.27, the definition
of phase change and chemical Rayleigh number in the CitcomS manual. The
dominator should be rho_0*alpha_0*Delta-T, instead of just rho_0.

These errors are fixed in the newest version of manual ( Also
added is the definition of internal heating Rayleigh number. The manual
can be downloaded from:


We are sorry about the mistake and any inconvenience it may have caused.


Eh Tan
Staff Scientist
Computational Infrastructure for Geodynamics
California Institute of Technology, 158-79
Pasadena, CA 91125
(626) 395-1693

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