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Uranium-trend dating of quaternary sediments

Uranium-trend dating of quaternary sediments

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Geological Survey in [Denver, Colo.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Uranium-lead dating.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John N. Rosholt.
    SeriesOpen-file report -- 80-1087., Open-file report (Geological Survey (U.S.)) -- 80-1087.
    ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17122292M

    Uranium-trend systematics for dating Quaternary sediments John Nicholas Rosholt Not In Library. , Fossil Mammals, Sediments (Geology), Quaternary, Marine sediments, , 8 books International Union for Quaternary Research., 7 books Robert J. Fulton, 6 books International Association for Quaternary Research., 6 books Arthur S. Dyke. A new method for dating sediments is proposed, which determines the time since the sediment was last exposed to sunlight. An argon-ion laser is used to excite electrons from thermally-stable light.

    @source: L.D.D. Harvey, University of Toronto Published Review As reviewed in CHOICE, October "Bradley's new edition (1st ed., Quaternary Paleoclimatology, CH, Jul'85) is a thorough update; there is new material on ice cores, better dating, marine sediments, ocean circulations, corals, and paleoclimate models. on the uranium-trend dating of open-system Quater- nary sediments in which recent results from calcareous marine terrace deposits are discussed. The section on radiogenic methods encompasses four papers of very dif- ferent scope. Recent advances in the fission-track dating of zircon and glass contained within Quaternary tephras.

    Uranium–thorium dating, also called thorium dating, uranium-series disequilibrium dating or uranium-series dating, is a radiometric dating technique established in the s which has been used since the s to determine the age of calcium carbonate materials such as speleothem or coral. Unlike other commonly used radiometric dating techniques such as rubidium–strontium or uranium–lead dating, the uranium-thorium . The chapter explains that accelerator mass spectrometry (AMS) dating has enabled radiocarbon ages to be obtained on different biogeochemical components of lake sediments. It describes that dendroclimatology is the science of reconstructing past climatic conditions and histories from tree rings.


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Application and reliability of uranium-trend dating for estimating the time of deposition of a wide variety of surficial deposits, including glacial till, loess, alluvium, colluvium, and altered volcanic ash. For dating of deposits ranging in age from 5, toyears, the open-system technique consistsCited by: means it’s official.

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For uranium-series dating, it would be useful to have a technique capable of dating the time of deposition of surficial deposits, rather than having to find fossil material suitable for dating by conventional closed-system uranium-series methods.

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