By varying experimental conditions we have been able to create a very wide range of lava morphologies that are also found in natural lava flows. A sampling of these results illustrates how different parameters can affect the final morphology of the flows.


iron lava

iron lava



Subaerial Flow Morphologies

Details of Subaerial Flows

Internal Structure of Flows

Exotic Lava Features


Lava/Ice Interactions

Pillow Lavas