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(Tephra studies as a tool in quaternary research - 1981)

Document title

X-ray fluorescence analysis as a rapid method of identifying tephras discovered in archaeological sites in Tephra studies.

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

CORMIE A. B. ; NELSON D. E. ; HUNTLEY D. J. ; SELF S. (Editeur scientifique) ; SPARKS R. S. J. (Editeur scientifique) ; NATO Advanced Study Institute ; 

Abstract

Volcanic ash layers from three major Holocene eruptions are found throughout southern British Columbia and are useful stratigraphic markers. Here the AA. show that energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence analysis and alpha counting are useful techniques for the rapid identification of these ashes.

Source

Congrès

Tephra studies as a tool in quaternary research ()

Editor : Unknown country of publication (1981)

Millesime : 1981 [pp. 103-107]

Bibliographic references : 9 réf.

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Bibliothèque du centre de géographie - Paris

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