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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 19 November 1996
  • ISBN : 0080535720
  • Page : 346 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Magnetic Stratigraphy is the most comprehensive book written in the English language on the subject of magnetic polarity stratigraphy and time scales. This volume presents the entirety of the known geomagneticrecord, which now extends back about 300 million years. The book includes the results of current research on sea floor spreading, magnetic stratigraphy of the Pliocene and Pleistocene, and postulations on the Paleozoic. Also included are both historicalbackground and applications of magnetostratigraphy. Individual chapters on correlation are presented, using changes in magnetic properties and secular variation. Key Features * Discusses pioneering work in the use of marine sediments to investigate the Earths magnetic field * Serves as a guide for students wishing to begin studies in magnetostratigraphy * Provides a comprehensive guide to magnetic polarity stratigraphy including up-to-date geomagnetic polarity time scales * Correlates magnetic stratigraphics from marine and non-marine Cenozoic sequences * Details reversal history of the magnetic field for the last 350 million years * Discusses correlation using magnetic dipole intensity changes * Up-to-date correlation of biostratigraphy with magnetic stratigraphy through the late Jurassic

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Magnetic Stratigraphy

Magnetic Stratigraphy
  • Author : Meil D. Opdyke,James E.T. Channell
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 1996-11-19
  • ISBN : 0080535720
DOWNLOAD BOOKMagnetic Stratigraphy

Magnetic Stratigraphy is the most comprehensive book written in the English language on the subject of magnetic polarity stratigraphy and time scales. This volume presents the entirety of the known geomagneticrecord, which now extends back about 300 million years. The book includes the results of current research on sea floor spreading, magnetic stratigraphy of the Pliocene and Pleistocene, and postulations on the Paleozoic. Also included are both historicalbackground and applications of magnetostratigraphy. Individual chapters on correlation are presented, using changes in

Multi-Disciplinary Applications in Magnetic Chronostratigraphy

Multi-Disciplinary Applications in Magnetic Chronostratigraphy
  • Author : Kenneth Philip Kodama,Luigi Jovane,Linda Hinnov
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2021-03-04
  • ISBN : 9782889665570
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Integrating Paleoclimate, Stratigraphy, Sedimentology & Paleontology in Human Evolution and Dispersal Studies - from Early Hominins to the Holocene

Integrating Paleoclimate, Stratigraphy, Sedimentology & Paleontology in Human Evolution and Dispersal Studies - from Early Hominins to the Holocene
  • Author : Verena E. Foerster,Christian Zeeden,Annett Junginger
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2022-05-25
  • ISBN : 9782889762095
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Magnetic Stratigraphy of Sediments

Magnetic Stratigraphy of Sediments
  • Author : Norman D. Watkins
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1980
  • ISBN : UCSD:31822010965473
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Magnetic Stratigraphy of the Pacific Coast Cenozoic

Magnetic Stratigraphy of the Pacific Coast Cenozoic
  • Author : American Association of Petroleum Geologists. Pacific Section. Meeting
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105111305178
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Reversals of the Earth's Magnetic Field

Reversals of the Earth's Magnetic Field
  • Author : J. A. Jacobs
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1994-11-24
  • ISBN : 9780521450720
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This 1994 book examines how reversals of the Earth's magnetic field have played a major role in establishing plate tectonics and a geological time scale.

Stratigraphy and Glacial-marine Sediments of the Amerasian Basin, Central Arctic Ocean

Stratigraphy and Glacial-marine Sediments of the Amerasian Basin, Central Arctic Ocean
  • Author : David L. Clark, Rick R. Whitman, Kirk A. Morgan, Scudder D. Mackey
  • Publisher : Geological Society of America
  • Release Date : 1980-01-01
  • ISBN : 9780813721811
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Paleontology of the Upper Eocene Florissant Formation, Colorado

Paleontology of the Upper Eocene Florissant Formation, Colorado
  • Author : Herbert William Meyer,Dena M. Smith
  • Publisher : Geological Society of America
  • Release Date : 2008
  • ISBN : 9780813724355
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The Florissant formation's fossil beds and petrified forest are interesting in themselves but also shed light on questions of paleoecology, macroevolution, and taphonomy (the study of the process of fossilization). Meyer (National Park Service. Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Colorado) and Smith (U. of Colorado Museum of Natural History--Paleontology/geological sciences, UC, Boulder) introduce 11 papers examining Florissant fossil flora, fauna, mineralogy and geochemistry through different periods and via a model of the role of microbial mats in its preservation. An

Stratigraphy

Stratigraphy
  • Author : Jacques Rey,Simone Galeotti,Comité français de stratigraphie
  • Publisher : Editions TECHNIP
  • Release Date : 2008
  • ISBN : 2710809109
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This book, written by 33 stratigraphic experts, presents various processes available which will enable the location in time of all rock types: sedimentary, metamorphic, plutonic, and eruptive, whether they are in outcrop or at subsurface. The terminology and the appropriate practices for each method are presented in separate chapters and illustrated with concrete examples. The order of the chapters is modeled on the progression of the stratigraphic process, from the descriptive to the interpretative, from the methods of the geometric stratigraphy (

Seismic and Sequence Stratigraphy and Integrated Stratigraphy

Seismic and Sequence Stratigraphy and Integrated Stratigraphy
  • Author : Gemma Aiello
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2017-12-06
  • ISBN : 9789535136750
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This book contains six chapters dealing with the investigation of seismic and sequence stratigraphy and integrated stratigraphy, including the stratigraphic unconformities, in different geological settings and using several techniques and methods, including the seismostratigraphic and the sequence stratigraphic analysis, the field geological survey, the well log stratigraphic interpretation, and the lithologic and paleobotanical data. Book chapters are separated into two main sections: (i) seismic and sequence stratigraphy and (ii) integrated stratigraphy. There are three chapters in the first section, including

The Geologic Time Scale 2012

The Geologic Time Scale 2012
  • Author : F M Gradstein,J G Ogg,Mark Schmitz,Gabi Ogg
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-09-01
  • ISBN : 9780444594488
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The Geologic Time Scale 2012, winner of a 2012 PROSE Award Honorable Mention for Best Multi-volume Reference in Science from the Association of American Publishers, is the framework for deciphering the history of our planet Earth. The authors have been at the forefront of chronostratigraphic research and initiatives to create an international geologic time scale for many years, and the charts in this book present the most up-to-date, international standard, as ratified by the International Commission on Stratigraphy and the International Union

Applied Stratigraphy

Applied Stratigraphy
  • Author : Eduardo A.M. Koutsoukos
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2007-08-16
  • ISBN : 140206683X
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Stratigraphy has come to be indispensable to nearly all branches of the earth sciences, assisting such endeavors as charting the course of evolution, understanding ancient ecosystems, and furnishing data pivotal to finding strategic mineral resources. This book focuses on traditional and innovative stratigraphy techniques and how these can be used to reconstruct the geological history of sedimentary basins and in solving manifold geological problems and phenomena.

MAGNETIC FIELD OF THE EARTH

MAGNETIC FIELD OF THE EARTH
  • Author : MERRILL
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 1996-09-18
  • ISBN : 9780080553207
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Paleomagnetic Principles and Practice

Paleomagnetic Principles and Practice
  • Author : L. Tauxe
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2006-04-11
  • ISBN : 9780306481284
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Paleomagnetic data are useful in many applications in Earth Science from determining paleocurrent directions to analyzing the long-term behavior of the geomagnetic field. In this book, an attempt has been made to draw together the various principles and practices within paleomagnetism in a consistent and up-to-date manner. It includes many practical examples that illustrate various applications of paleomagnetism. A companion software package implements the theory explained in the text. Audience: This volume is aimed at professional Earth Scientists using paleomagnetic

Journal of Geomagnetism and Geoelectricity

Journal of Geomagnetism and Geoelectricity
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1985
  • ISBN : CHI:25395660
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